OPIC2016

OPTICS and PHOTONICS International Congress is the largest opto-science international meeting in Japan and has been held in Yokohama every year since 2012. OPIC2016 is the 5th OPIC and comprises eleven International Specialized Conferences. Registration includes access to the plenary session and all conferences.

Date: May 17 (Tue.) – 20 (Fri), 2016
Venue: Pacifico Yokohama (Yokohama, Japan)

Organized by OPTICS & PHOTONICS INTERNATIONAL Council


Topics

Joint Session 18 May(Wed. PM.)

Joint session of ALPS & HEDS & XOPT

1. Tetsuya Ishikawa (RIKEN SPring-8 Center)
X-rays as a Subject for Optics Research

2. David M. Fritz (SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory)
Scope and status of the LCLS-II project and associated
X-ray mirror system developments

3. Vladimir Fortov (Head of Russia Academy of Science)
Title: (TBD): High-energy Density Science

4. Antonio Lucianetti (HiLASE Centre, Institute of Physics CAS)
HiLASE100: a cryo-cooled 100 J, 10 Hz DPSSL System

5. Seong Ku Lee (GIST)
Current status of PW laser at CoReLS and applications

6. Georg Korn ( Director of ELI Beamlines, Czech Republic)
High-energy Density Science and plasma physics at ELI Beamlines

Plenary Session 18 May(Wed. AM.) <501+502>

  • 9:00-9:15 Greetings

    Andreas Ostendorf,
    Professor,
    Ruhr-University
    Bochum, Germany
    (representing Congress Chairs)
    Sadao Nakai,
    Professor Emeritus,
    Osaka University
    (representing IAB)
  • Reinhart Poprawe,
    Director, Fraunhofer Inst.
    for Laser Tech., Germany
    (representing IAB)
  • 9:15-10:35 First session

    Chair,
    Kenichi Iga,

    Professor Emeritus,
    Tokyo Institute of Technology
    (Congress chair)
  • 9:15-9:55

    Mitsuru Sugawara
    President, QD Laser Inc.
    “Retinal Imaging Laser
    Eyewear :from Low-Vision
    Aids to Smart Glass”

    9:55-10:35

    Hideo Hosono
    Professor,
    Tokyo Institute of Technology
    “Cultivation of Electro-Active
    Functionality in
    Transparent Oxides”

  • 10:50-12:10 Second session

    Chair,
    Chris Barty,

    CTO, Lawrence Livermore
    National Laboratory. USA
    (Congress chair)
  • 10:50-11:30

    Masanori Iye
    Professor Emeritus, National
    Astronomical Observatory of
    Japan Vice Chair of the TMT
    International Observatory
    Governing Board
    “The Thirty Meter
    Telescope project”

    11:30-12:10

    Georg Korn
    CSO, Extreme Light
    Infrastructure(ELI)
    “ELI: The CERN of
    laser research”

  • Congress Committee Chairs

    OPIC2016
    Organizing Committee Chair,

    Yoshiaki Kato
    The Laser Society
    of Japan

    OPIC2016
    Steering Committee Chair,

    Yasukazu Izawa
    Inst. for Laser
    Technology

  • Conference Chairs

    ALPS’16
    Conference Chair,

    Hitoki Yoneda
    The University of Electro-Communications

    BISC’16
    Conference Chair,

    Toyohiko Yatagai
    Utsunomiya Univ.

  • CLES2016
    Conference Chair,

    Hiroshi Azechi
    Osaka Univ.

    HEDS2016
    Conference Chair,

    Ryosuke Kodama
    Osaka Univ.

  • LEDIA’16
    Conference Chair,

    Hiroshi Amano
    Nagoya Univ.

    LIC’16
    Conference Chair,

    Takunori Taira
    Institute for
    Molecular Science

  • LSSE2016
    Conference Chair,

    Toshikazu Ebisuzaki
    RIKEN

    OMC’16
    Conference Chair,

    Takashige Omatsu
    Chiba Univ.

  • PLD’16
    Conference Chair,

    Takahisa Jitsuno
    Osaka Univ.

    SLPC2016
    Conference Chair,

    Yasuhiro Okamoto
    Okayama Univ.

  • XOPT`16
    Conference Chair,

    Tetsuya Ishikawa
    RIKEN

    XOPT`16
    Conference Chair,

    Kazuto Yamauchi
    Osaka Univ.

International Specialized Conferences

Exhibition