Invited Speakers
Invited Speakers

K. Ueda,
Institute for Laser Science,
University of Electro-Communications, Tokyo, Japan

  Toward Thermal Lens Free Ceramic Laser
J. Dong,
Xiamen University, Fujian, China
  Efficient, high peak power passively q-switched lasers based on Yb:YAG/Cr:YAG composite matetials
H.J. Kong ,
Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology,
Daejeon, South Korea
  0.4J/10ns/10kHz-4kW coherent beam combined laser using Stimulated Brillouin Scattering Phase Conjugate Mirrors for industrial applications.
V.B. Kravchenko,
Institute of Radioengineering and Electronics of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Fryazino Branch,
  Preparation of Spherical Doped Y_2O_3 Nanoparticles and Laser Ceramics on Their Basis

P. Mason,
Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, Didcot,UK


  Development of High Energy and High Intensity 
Multi-Hz Laser Systems at the Central Laser Facility
V.V. Osipov,
Institute of Electrophysics, Ural Branch
of the Russian Academy of Sciences,
Ekaterinburg, Russia
  Fabrication of Transparent Ceramics Using Nanopowders Produced by Laser Evaporation 

O.V. Palashov,
Institute of Applied Physics 
of the Russian Academy of Sciences, 
Nizhny Novgorod, Russia


Optical elements made of ceramics and ceramic composites: diagnostics of properties and application in lasers

Yoichi Sato,
Institute for Molecular Science, Okazaki, Japan

Fundamental sciences in orientation control process for anisotropic laser ceramics

A. Shirakawa,
Institute for Laser Science, 
University of Electro-Communications, Chofu-shi, Tokyo, Japan
  Ultrafast Ceramic Lasers
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore 
  Rare-earth Doped Ceramics for the Mid-infrared Lasers
Takuma Works, Konoshima Chemical Co. Ltd,  Kagawa, Japan  

Transparent ceramics for photonic applications

J. Zhang,
Jiangsu Normal University, Jiangsu, China
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  Processing Refinement 
for High Quality Laser Ceramics