International Symposium on Ultrafast Intense Laser Science
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 [December 9th (Wed.)]
18:00 Welcome Reception
 [December 10th (Thu.)]
8:30 - 9:00 Opening Session: Tribute to the Honorary Chair
9:00 - 11:00 Session I:Molecules in intense laser fields I
  Discussion Leader:
W. T. Hill, III (University of Maryland)
Invited Speakers:
F. Légaré (INRS)
A. Hishikawa (Nagoya University)
11:00 - 12:00 Short presentations for poster papers
List of poster presentations
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 15:30 Session II: Quantum many particle dynamics
  Discussion Leader:
T. Kato (The University of Tokyo)
Invited Speakers:
O. Smirnova (Max Born Institute)
D. Haxton (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory)
F. Remacle (University of Liège)
15:30 - 16:00 Coffee break
16:00 - 18:00 Session III: Attosecond science I
  Discussion Leader:
G. Paulus (Friedrich Schiller University Jena)
Invited Speakers:
M. Vrakking (Max Born Institute)
C. H. Nam (Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology)
18:00 - Dinner
 [December 11th (Fri.)]
9:00 - 11:30 Session IV: Ultrafast phenomena at the nanoscale
  Discussion Leader:
K. Nakamura (Tokyo Tech)
Invited Speakers:
M. Stockman (Georgia State University)
P. Vasa (IIT Bombay)
P. Hommelhoff (Friedrich Alexander University Erlangen, Nuremberg)
11:30 - 12:30 Lunch
12:30 - 14:30 Session V: Laser-driven particle acceleration and its applications
  Discussion Leader:
Y. Fukuda (JAEA)
Invited Speakers:
T. Cowan (Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf)
P. Cirrone (Italian National Institute for Nuclear Physics)
H. T. Kim (Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology)
14:30 - 16:30 Poster Session I and Coffee break
16:30 - 17:50 Sponsors' Session I

Thales Optronique
“Broadband 7 μm OPCPA pumped by a 2 μm picosecond Ho:YLF CPA system”
O. Chalus

Amplitude Technologies
“Towards high repetition rate ultra-intense lasers, latest developments at Amplitude Technologies”
F. Falcoz

Japan Laser Corporation
“High power high repetition rate diode-pumped ultrafast laser”
J. Sasaki

Horiba Jobin Yvon
“Meter-size gratings for multi-Petawatt lasers and other developments”
A. Cotel
17:50 - 18:50 Sponsors' Session II

“Infrared OPCPA sources with record CEP stability”
H. Jousselin

“Recent progress in ultrafast laser systems for high-field and attosecond science”
C. Neacsu

“Industrial-grade design and test protocols for ultrafast lasers and amplifiers”
M. Arrigoni
18:50 - Dinner
  [December 12th (Sat.)]
9:00 - 15:00 Free Discussion
16:00 - 18:00 Session VI:Laser assisted electron scattering and diffraction
  Discussion Leader:
F. Faisal (Bielefeld University)
Invited Speakers:
R. Kanya (The University of Tokyo)
A. Starace (University of Nebraska-Lincoln)
18:00 - Poster Session II with light meal (refreshments)
  [December 13th (Sun.)]
8:30 - 10:30 Session VII: Advanced laser facilities and scientific applications
  Discussion Leader:
L. Roso (CLPU)
Invited Speakers:
D. Charalambidis (FORTH, ELI-HU)
J. Limpert (Friedrich Schiller University Jena)
10:30 - 12:00 Poster Session III
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch
13:00 - 15:00 Session VIII: Attosecond science II
  Discussion Leader:
A. Bandrauk (University of Sherbrooke)
Invited Speakers:
K. Midorikawa (RIKEN)
L. DiMauro (The Ohio State University)
15:00 - 15:30 Coffee break
15:30 - 18:00 Session IX: Molecules in intense laser fields II
  Discussion Leader:
M. Kitzler (Vienna University of Technology)
Invited Speakers:
R. Levis (Temple University)
H. Xu (Jilin University)
I. Ben-Itzhak (Kansas State University)
18:30 - Banquet
  [December 14th (Mon.)]