International Symposium on Ultrafast Intense Laser Science
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Date and venue
 [October 16th (Sun)]
17:00 - 20:00 Registration & Welcome Reception
 [October 17th (Mon)]
9:00 - 9:30 Opening Session
9:30 - 11:30 Session 1: "Ionization of atoms and molecules I (Theory)"
  Discussion Leader:
    A. Bandrauk (University of Sherbrooke)
Invited Speakers:
    A. Scrinzi (Ludwig Maximilians University Munich)
    C.D. Lin (Kansas State University)
11:30 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 15:00 Session 2: "Super strong and relativistic laser physics"
  Discussion Leader:
    L. Roso (University of Salamanca)
Invited Speakers:
    G. Mourou (LOA, ENSTA)
    A. Di Piazza (MPI for Nuclear Physics)
15:00 - 17:00 Coffee Break (Tour of the castle)
17:00 - 19:00 Session 3: "HHG and attosecond pulse generation"
  Discussion Leader:
    K. Midorikawa (RIKEN)
Invited Speakers:
    U. Keller (ETH Zurich)
    H. Mashiko (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)
19:00 - Dinner
 [October 18th (Tue)]
9:00 - 11:00 Session 4: "XFEL and seeded FEL"
  Discussion Leader:
    L. DiMauro (Ohio State University)
Invited Speakers:
    J. Ullrich (MPI for Nuclear Physics)
    M. Yabashi (RIKEN)
11:00 - 12:00 Short presentations for poster papers
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 15:00 Poster Session
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15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 - 17:30 Session 5: "Ionization of atoms and molecules II (Experiment)"
  Discussion Leader:
    H. Kono (Tohoku University)
Invited Speakers:
    R. Li (Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics)
    H. Xu (Jilin University)
17:30 - 19:00 Dinner
19:00 - 21:00 Session 6: "Electron diffraction in intense laser fields"
  Discussion Leader:
    P. Martin (CEA-Saclay)
Invited Speakers:
    R. Kanya (The University of Tokyo)
    P. Baum (MPQ-LMU)
 [October 19th (Wed)]
9:00 - 11:00 Session 7: "Filamentation and THz generation"
  Discussion Leader:
    S. L. Chin (Laval University)
Invited Speakers:
    A. Mysyrowicz (LOA, ENSTA)
    K. Tanaka (Kyoto University)
11:00 - 12:00 Sponsors' Session I
1. Federico Canova, Amplitude Technologies
   "Contrast Enhancement and Measurement in PW Class laser systems"
2. Philippe Féru, Coherent
   (Title to be announced)
3. Martin Lisowski, Femtolasers
   "CEP-stabilization of ultrafast lasers"
4. Guillaume Matras, Thales Optronique
   "High energy 1 Hz Titanium Sapphire amplifier for PetaWatt class lasers"
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 19:00 Free Discussion (Visit to Weimar and Jena)
 [October 20th (Thu)]
9:00 - 11:00 Session 8: "Attosecond pulse generation and applications"
  Discussion Leader:
    G. Paulus (Friedrich Schiller University Jena)
Invited Speakers:
    A. Baltuska (Vienna University of Technology)
    G. Sansone (Politecnico of Milan)
11:00 - 12:00 Sponsors' Session II
1. Herve Jousselin, Fastlite
   "Dispersion management of a mJ level CPA with bulk stretching and Grisms compression"
2. Arnaud Cotel, Horiba Jobin-Yvon
   "Diffraction Gratings for Ultrafast Lasers and XUV Applications"
3. Jun Sasaki, Japan Laser Corporation
   "Introduction of diode pumped ultrafast amplifier laser for XUV generation"
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 15:00 Session 9: "Laser particle acceleration"
  Discussion Leader:
    D. Normand (CEA-Saclay)
Invited Speakers:
    M. Zepf (Queen's University Belfast)
    H. Suk (Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology)
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 - 17:30 Session 10: "Bio-imaging and related topics"
  Discussion Leader:
    C. H. Nam (KAIST)
Invited Speakers:
    V. R. Bhardwaj (University of Ottawa)
    D. Mathur (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research)
19:00 - Banquet (Celebration of the 10th anniversary of ISUILS)
 [October 21st (Fri)]
Departure (Lunch will be served.)