UP 2020 - Topics
Real world applications of ultrafast technology, including ultrafast near-field, nonlinear and confocal microscopes, coherent Raman microscopes, real-time/real-space electron microscopy, medical applications, high speed communication, micromachining, 3D nanofabrication and more.
Photosynthesis, vision, heme proteins, photoactive proteins, photoisomerization in chromoproteins, wavepacket dynamics, femtobiology, structural dynamics with X-rays and electrons, medical applications.
Vibrational and conformational dynamics, energy transfer, femtochemistry, proton and electron transfer, solvation dynamics, wave packet dynamics and coherent control of reactions, structural dynamics with X-rays and electrons.
Electronics & Optoelectronics
Photoconductivity, generation, propagation and detection of ultrafast electrical signals, plasmonics, terahertz radiation, electro-optical sampling and detectors.
Highly correlated systems, coherent phonons in solids, carrier dynamics in nanomaterials, carbon-based materials, two-dimensional materials, structural dynamics with X-rays and electrons.
Ultrafast nonlinear optical processes, kinetics of non-equilibrium processes, quantum confinement, coherent transients, nonlinear pulse propagation, ultrafast nano-optics, novel ultrafast spectroscopic techniques, high intensity physics, attosecond dynamics.
Pulse Generation and Measurement
Ultrafast ultra-intense laser, new sources, new wavelength regimes, frequency conversion techniques, amplifiers, attosecond pulse generation, free electron lasers, pulse shaping, pulse diagnostics, measurement techniques and frequency standards.