There has been an excellent response to the ISLA workshop invitations, and preparations are well under way.
There will be a range of presentations on the progress made in 2 um fibre laser component hardware by the ISLA partners, including Tm- and Ho-fibres (ORC), passive and active components (G&H), graphene modelockers (TCD) and 79x nm diode lasers (II-VI). An overview of 2 um fibre lasers, including CW, ns- and ps- sources will be presented (Rofin & JDSU).
We are very pleased to host the following presentations on 2 um laser technology from guest speakers:
2 um laser development and applications
Dr. Samir Lamrini; LISA Laser
Medical applications of 2 um lasers
Dr. Ronald Sroka; Hospital of University Munich
Optical Coherence Tomography for cultural heritage using 2 um broadband lasers
Dr. Haida Liang; Nottingham Trent University
Plastics processing with 2 um lasers
Stephan Fazeny; Trotec Laser (TBC)
2 um lasers for MIR frequency conversion
Dr. Eric Lallier; Thales Research and Technology
Telecoms applications for 2 um lasers
Prof. David Richardson; ORC Southampton (MODEGAP project)
2 um lasers as pump sources to the mid-IR
Dr. Lasse Leick; NKT Photonics
Free space communications using 2 um lasers
Florian Moll; Institute of Communications and Navigation
There are still a few places left: please get in touch if you wish to attend this free event!!
(Obviously space is limited. In order to ensure that a wide range of interests are represented, there is a restriction of two persons from any given organisation.)
Räter Park Hotel (Räterstraße 9, 85551 Kirchheim bei München, GERMANY)
A final agenda will be sent in due course based on the following schedule:
08:30 Arrival and coffee
09:00 Morning session
13:40 Afternoon session
15:00 Meeting close
ISLA is supported by the European Commission under the Seventh Framework Programme (FP7)
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