• Technical Conference:  16 – 20 October 2022
  • Science + Industry Showcase:   18 – 19 October 2022
  • Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center, Rochester, New York, USA

Invited Speakers – LS

LS Invited Speakers

LS 1

Nanophotonics, Plasmonics, and Metamaterials

Javier García de Abajo, ICFO -Institut de Ciencies Fotoniques, Spain
Challenges and Opportunities In 2D Polaritonics

Marina Leite, University of California, Davis, USA
Structural Colors with Materials Beyond Coin-Age Metals

Maxim Shcherbakov, University of California, Irvine, USA
Semiconductor Metasurfaces in Strong Optical Fields


LS 2

Quantum Science

Elizabeth Goldschmidt, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA

Todd Krauss, University of Rochester, USA
Generated from Strong Coupling between CdSe Nanoplatelets and a Dielectric Optical Cavity

Stefan Preble, Rochester Institute of Technology, USA


LS 3

Ultrafast Dynamics in Complex Systems

Mohammed Hassan, University of Arizona, USA
Attomicroscopy: Seeing and Controlling the Quantum Electron Motion in Real-Time and Space

Amina Hussein, University of Alberta, Canada

Jeff Moses, Cornell University, USA
Achieving High Efficiency Parametric Amplification via Hybridized Nonlinear Optics

Liang Jie Wong, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Tunable X-Ray Sources Based on van der Waals Materials: A Platform for Quantum Electron-Photon Interactions


LS 4

XFEL and High-Field Laser Science

Reinhard Dörner, Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany
Light Driven Ionization: The Role of the Photon Momentum

Nikolay Golubev, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland

Alexandra Landsman, Ohio State University, USA
A Semiclassical Approach to Ionization Delays in Complex Systems

Siqi Li, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, USA


LS 5

Biophotonics and Chemistry Application

James Gaynor, University of California Berkeley, USA
Investigating Atomic-Like Localized States in an Ionic Solid: Dynamics of Na+ Core-Excitons

Randall Goldsmith, University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA

Gabriela Schlau-Cohen, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Exploring Carotenoid-Mediated Photophysics in Plants with Ultrabroadband 2D Electronic Spectroscopy

Allison Squires, University of Chicago, USA

Josh Vura-Weis, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, USA
Tabletop XUV Spectroscopy Reveals Femtosecond Dynamics in Transition Metal Complexes