International Symposium on Ultrafast Intense Laser Science
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 [October 2nd (Sun.)]
17:00 Arrival and registration
18:00 Welcome Reception at Cassis Convention Center ("Rotonde" hall)
 [October 3rd (Mon.)]
8:30 - 9:00 Opening Session: Tribute to the Honorary Chair
Awarding of the Young Researcher Awards
9:00 - 11:30 Session I: Molecules in intense laser fields I
  Discussion Leader:
Markus Kitzler (Vienna University of Technology)
Invited Speakers:
Tomoya Okino (RIKEN)
Jian Wu (East China Normal University)
Andre Bandrauk (University of Sherbrooke)
11:45 - 12:45 Lunch at restaurant La Vieille Auberge
13:00 - 15:00 Session II: Medical applications for high intensity lasers
  Discussion Leader:
Kenneth Ledingham (University of Strathclyde)
Invited Speakers:
Ulrich Schramm (HZDR)
Victor Malka (LOA, ENSTA)
15:00 - 16:00 Short presentations of poster papers
List of poster presentations
16:00 - 16:30 Coffee break
16:30 - 19:00 Session III: Quantum phononics in condensed matter
  Discussion Leader:
Kazutaka Nakamura (Tokyo Tech)
Invited Speakers:
Duncan England (NRC, Canada)
Yutaka Shikano (IMS)
Daniele Fausti (University of Trieste)
 [October 4th (Tue.)]
8:30 - 10:30 Session IV: Physics at extreme intensities - Toward exawatt laser systems?
  (CREMLIN session:Key high-power laser technologies for ultrahigh intensity physics)
Philippe Martin, introduction and objective of the CREMLIN session
Catalin Miron, “ELI - a distributed user facility for high-power laser research and applications
Alexander Sergeev, “Main scientific objectives of XCELS
Patrick Audebert, “How Apollon laser is conceived and present status
Efim Khazanov, “How XCELS laser is conceived and expected performances
10:30 - 11:30 Sponsors’ Session I
11:30 - 12:30 Sponsors’ Session II
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch at restaurant La Vieille Auberge
14:00 - 16:00 Visit to the vineyard and Perfume Museum
17:00 - 19:00 Poster Session I
 [October 5th (Wed.)]
8:30 - 10:30 Session V: Sub-femtosecond isolated electron/XUV pulses
  Discussion Leader:
Luis Roso (CLPU)
Invited Speakers:
Kyung Taec Kim (Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology)
Jéróme Faure (LOA, ENSTA)
10:30 - 13:00 Session VI: Exploration of ultrafast dynamics in atoms, molecules, and solids
  Discussion Leader:
Chang Hee Nam (Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology)
Invited Speakers:
Katsuya Oguri (NTT Basic Research Laboratory)
Mauro Nisoli (Politecnico di Milano)
Johan Mauritsson (Lund University)
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch at restaurant La Vieille Auberge
14:15 - Free Discussion
 [October 6th (Thu.)]
9:00 - 11:30 Session VII: Laser induced filamentation
  Discussion Leader:
Huailiang Xu (Jilin University)
Invited Speakers:
Ruxin Li (SIOM)
André Mysyrowicz (ENSTA)
Jean-Pierre Wolf (University of Geneva)
11:45 - 12:45 Lunch at restaurant La Vieille Auberge
13:00 - 15:30 Session VIII: High-order harmonic generation from solid
  Discussion Leader:
Gerhard Paulus (Friedrich Schiller University Jena)
Invited Speakers:
Thomas Brabec (University of Ottawa)
Fabien Quéré (CEA Saclay)
Eleftherios Goulielmakis (MPQ)
15:30 - 16:30 Coffee break and Poster Session II
16:30 - 19:00 Session IX: Molecules in intense laser fields II
  Discussion Leader:
Hirohiko Kono (Tohoku University)
Invited Speakers:
Tamás Szidarovszky (The University of Tokyo)
Wendell T. Hill, III (University of Maryland)
Deepak Mathur (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research)
20:00 - Banquet at La Presqu’ile
 [October 7th (Fri.)]