Extreme and Quantum Photonics Summer School (2014)

 

  • Principles of short pulse generation and characterization
    • Prof. Rick Trebino (Georiga Tech, USA)
  • OPA, OPCPA, few-cycle pulse generation
    • Francois Legare (Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique, Canada)
  • High harmonic generation – coherent soft x-rays
    • David Villeneuve (National Research Council, Canada)
  • Fundamental of ultrafast fiber lasers
    • Hanan Anis (University of Ottawa)
  • Development of ultrafast fiber laser
    • Dr. Martin Fermann (IMRA America Inc)
  • CARS for material characterization and diagnostics
    • Prof. Albert Stolow (University of Ottawa)
  • Coherent X-ray imaging
    • Prof. Jean-Claude Kieffer (Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique, Canada)
  • Introduction to Nonlinear optics
    • Prof. Robert Boyd (University of Ottawa) [PDF]
  • Photonics applications of nonlinear optics
    • Prof. Ksenia Dolgaleva (University of Ottawa) [PDF]
  • Introduction to Quantum optics
    • Jeff Lundeen (University of Ottawa) [PDF]
  • Nonlinear optical properties of Whispering gallery mode resonators
    • Dr. Schwefel (Max Planck Insitute for the science of light, Germany) [PDF]
  • Quantum Nonlinear Optics
    • Dr. Chekova (Max Planck Insitute for the science of light, Germany) [PDF]
  • Introduction to X-ray Free Electron Lasers: Ultrafast at the atomic Scale
    • Prof. Alan Fry, (Stanford University, USA)
  • Fundamentals of intense laser interaction with solids
    • Prof. Eric Mazur (Harvard University, USA) Lunch break
  • Depth profiling and control in kW-laser processing
    • James Fraser (Queens university, Canada)
  • Dielectric modification with ultrafast lasers
    • Stephen Mihailov (National Research Council, Canada)
  • Coherent photonics in telecommunication
    • Andrew Shiner (CIENA)
  • Frequency combs: IR and XUV
    • David Jones, (University of British Columbia)
  • HHG/THz in solids
    • Guilio Vampa (University of Ottawa/National Research Council)
  • Concepts of filamentation
    • Howard Milchberg (University of Maryland, USA)
  • Application of laser filamentation
    • Daniel Houde (Sherbrooke University, Canada)