LACUS Inauguration

The Symposium

The event was opened by Prof. Andreas Mortensen, Vice-provost for Research

Here with Prof. Majed Chergui, the founder of Lacus

 

The First speaker of the symposium was Prof. Theodor Hänsch, Nobel Prize winner in Physics (2005)

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For more photos:

Mediatheque.epfl.ch (Alain Herzog)   and   here


Program

Time Title Name
08:30-08:40 Introduction Prof. A. Mortensen
08:40-09:00 Introductory remarks Prof. M. Chergui – EPFL
09:00-10:00 Frontiers in Laser Spectroscopy Prof. Th. Hänsch – München
10:00-10:30 Coffee Break + Posters
10:30-11:00 NCCR MUST and How the photons help to understand electrons Prof. U. Keller  – ETHZ ZH
11:00-11:30 Lasers of all sizes for science on all length scales Prof. G. Aeppli – PSI, Villigen
11:30-11:55 Chipscale Frequency combs: From soliton physics to coherent telecommunication Dr. M. W. Geiselmann – EPFL
11:55-12:40 Spectroscopy of molecules with classical and quantum light: From NMR to X rays S. Mukamel – Univ. California, Irvine
12:40-14:00 Standing Lunch + Posters
14:00-14:25 Observing liquid flow in nanotubes Prof. U. Lorenz – EPFL
14:25-14:50 Ultrashort snapshots of quantum mechanics at work Prof. F. Carbone – EPFL
14:50-15:15 Aqueous Nanoscopic Systems Prof. S. Roke – EPFL
15:15-16:00 Viewing Electrons at Work in Solar Energy Conversion Prof. V. Sundström – Lund
16:00-16:15 Concluding Remarks
16:15-Onwards Coffee + Posters + Lab Visits
Deadline for registration: 27 May 2016.
Registration free of charge

Coffe breaks and drinks sponsored by:

Coherent GMP KMLABS

CONTACTS

Laboratory of Ultrafast Spectroscopy (LSU)
EPFL-SB-ISIC-LSU
Station 6
CH-1015 Lausanne

Prof. Majed Chergui
Email: [email protected]

Annissa Bayer
Email: [email protected]