• Technical Conference:  09 – 12 October 2023
  • Science + Industry Showcase:   09 – 11 October 2023

2022 Invited Speakers – LS

2022 LS Invited Speakers


LS Dissertation Award Presentations

Yijing Huang, Stanford University, USA
Towards the Optical Control of Resonantly Bonded Materials: An Ultrafast X-Ray Study

Eran Lustig, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Israel
Three-Dimensional Photonic Topological Insulator Induced by Lattice Dislocations 

Christopher Panuski, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
High-Q Optical Microcavity Arrays for Resonant Programmable Metasurfaces and Sensors 

Amirhassan Shams-Ansari, Harvard University, USA
Thin-Film Lithium Niobate Laser Integration

LS 1

Nanophotonics, Plasmonics, and Metamaterials

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

Yuri Kivshar, Australian National University, Australia
Chiral Resonant Metaphotonics

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

Makoto Shimizu, Tohoku University, Japan
Spectral Shaping of Thermal Radiation with Imperfect Periodic Array Microstructure and Application Technology for Large Scale Metamaterials

LS 2

Quantum Science

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
Foundry Fabricated Quantum Integrated Photonics

Kathy-Anne Soderberg, Air Force Research Laboratory, USA
Interfacing Trapped Ion Qubits with Integrated Photonic Circuits


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
Multi-Modal Radiation Sources from Laser-Driven Electron Accelerators

Yuri Kivshar, Australian National University, Australia
Chiral Resonant Metaphotonics

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
Efficient Semiclassical Evaluation of Electronic Coherences in Polyatomic Molecules

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

Siqi Li, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, USA
Attosecond XFEL and Applications


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
Deploying Photonics Technologies for Chemical and Biophysical Measurements

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