Forthcoming Events

26.03.2018 - 28.03.2018, Hilton Strasbourg, Strasbourg, France
22.04.2018 - 26.04.2018, Strasbourg Convention & Exhibition Centre, France


Thomas Feuer: Vortrag über THz Strahlung (in German)- in der Physikalischen Gesellschaft Zürich (PGZ)
New scientific highlights- by MUST PIs Ursula Keller, Thomas Feuer, Majed Chergui and Hans Jakob Wörner
Peter Hamm selected as the 2018 recipient of the Ellis R. Lippincott Award (OSA)- for seminal contributions to developing multidimensional infrared, Raman and Terahertz spectroscopy
Ursula Keller awarded the IEEE Photonics Award 2018 -for her work as a pioneer in the field of ultrafast lasers
Jean-Pierre Wolf to Receive ZEISS Research Award - for his groundbreaking application of laser pulses in researching the earth’s atmosphere
Three new scientific highlights- by MUST PIs Jean-Pierre Wolf, Majed Chergui / Rafael Abela / Chris Milne and Ursula Keller /Jörg Osterwalder / Matthias Hengsberger
Special Issue of Structural Dynamics on the NCCR MUST- with 10 reviews and 2 perspectives
Majed Chergui elected to the Royal Academy of Sciences of Spain - as successor to Ahmed Zewail (1999 Chemistry Nobel Laureate)
GAP-Biophotonics with Jean-Pierre Wolf-visited by the Grand Conseil of Geneva
First time resolved Pilot Experiment by SwissFEL (30.11.2017): Semiconductor to metal transition in Ti3O5 nanocrystals
ERC Consolidator Grant for Hans Jakob WörnerAttosecond X-ray spectroscopy of liquids ...
ERC Consolidator Grant for Fabrizio CarboneVisualizing the Conformational Dynamics of Proteins ...

Ultrafast Optics - UFO 2017

Date So, 08.10.2017 - Fr, 13.10.2017
Time All day
Location Jackson Hole, WY, USA
Program Topics

Generation of ultrashort optical pulses from lasers
Parametric oscillators and amplifiers of ultrashort pulses
Ultrahigh peak-power laser systems and related technologies
High average power ultrafast lasers
High harmonic and attosecond pulse generation technology and science
Novel methods for shaping and measuring ultrashort pulses
Few-cycle pulses, carrier-envelope phase control
Coherent beam combining and pulse synthesis
Ultrashort x-ray pulses; generation, characterization, and synchronization of XFELs
Ultrafast laser applications that drive technology advancements and innovation

Abstract submission deadline: Monday, 8 May 2017

Hosting and accommodation at Snow King Resort; book your hotel reservation here.
Registration information coming soon.
Short course, keynote speakers, and invited speakers coming soon.
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