Invited Speakers (CLEO-PR 2013)

C1. Solid State, Fiber, and Other Laser Sources

Sub-wavelength domain engineering in KTP isomorphs: QPM devices with counterpropagating photons
Carlata Canarias (Royal Institute of Technology)

Lissajous and trochoidal beam generation from diode pumped solid state lasers
Yung-Fu Chen (National Chiao Tung University)

High power 1100 – 1200 nm semiconductor disk lasers
Tomi Leinonen (Tampere University of Technology)

Coherent beam combining of kilo-watt high-average-power narrow-linewidth nanosecond fiber amplifiers
Zejin Liu (National University of Defense Technology)

120W solar pumed laser with record-high collection efficiency
Tomomasa Okubo (Tokyo Institute of Technology)

Low-dimensional carbon nanostructure-based saturable absorbers for ultrashort pulse lasers
Fabian Rotermund (Ajou University)

High-power Tm fiber lasers and Ho doped high power ceramic lasers
Deyuan Shen (Fudan Univerisity)

Room-temperature-bonding technology for laser and nonlinear crystals
Ichiro Shoji (Chuo University)

Fiber amplifiers for gravitational wave detection
Peter Wessels (Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V.)

C2. Ultrafast and Nonlinear Phenomena

Attosecond Nonlinear Optics
Eleftherios Goulielmakis (Max Planck Institute for Quantum Optics)

Time delays in photoionization
Alfred Maquet (Universite Pierre et Marie Curie)

Microjoule isolated attosecond pulses generated by high-order harmonic generation
Eiji Takahashi (RIKEN)

Broadband and comb generation in mid-IR
Konstantin Vodopyanov (Stanford University)

C3. Infrared and Terahertz Technologies and Applications

THz nonlinear science
Sangam Chatterjee (Philipps-Universität Marburg)

THz sciece in nanocarbone
Junichiro Kono (Rice Univ.)

High power THz source and its application
Hiroaki Minamide (RIKEN)

THz bio imaging
Joo-Hiuk Son (University of Seoul)

High field THz source and application
Koichiro Tanaka (Kyoto Univ.)

C4. High Power, High Energy Lasers

Laser-Driven Ion Acceleration in the Radiation Pressure Dominated Regime.
S.V. Bulanov (JAEA)

The DiPOLE project: towards high energy, high repetition rate diode pumped lasers
Klaus Ertel (STFC Rutherford Appleton Laboratory)

Laser accerelated electron applications
L. Gizzi (ILIL Istituto di Ottica CNR)

Generation of high-contrast, 30 fs, 1.5 PW laser pulses
Tae Moon Jeong (Advanced Photon Research Institute, GIST)

Exawatt laser project at Gekko Facility in Japan
J. Kawanaka (Osaka University)

Laser-Driven electron Acceleration
G. R. Kumar (TaTa Inst.)

Generation of fast electrons from micro-structured targets with ultra-intense laser
Anlw Lei (Shanghai Inst Optics and Fine Mechnics)

Studies on the mechanisms of powerful terahertz radiations from laser plasmas
Yutong Li (Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy Science)

Laser-Driven Ion Acceleration
C. McGuffey (UCSD)

Femtosecond electron deflectometry for measuring transient fields generated by laser-accelerated electrons
Shuji Sakabe (Kyoto University)

Ultra-high-contrast few-cycle pulses for multipetawatt-class laser technology
Laszlo Veisz (Max-Planck-Institut für Quantenoptik)

High-contrast PW Ti:sapphire laser system with a doubled chirped-pulse amplification scheme and anoptical-parametric amplifier
Zhiyi Wei (Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences)

C6. Optical Metrology and Sensing

Multi-dimensional imaging using compressive sensing
Ryoichi Horisaki (Osaka Univ., Japan)

Fiber Optic Nerve Systems for Smart Structures and Smart Materials with Optical Correlation Domain Technologies
Kazuo Hotate (Univ. of Tokyo, Japan)

High-speed holographic 3D sensing for fast phenomena by parallel phase-shifting interferometry
Takashi Kakue (Chiba University)

Large scale, longterm stable, timing distribution and synchronization
Franz X. Kärtner (DESY/ MIT)

C7. Quantum Optics, Quantum Information

Félix Bussières (Université de Genève)

Cristiano Ciuti (Université Paris Diderot-Paris 7)

Yoon-Ho Kim (Pohang University of Science and Technology)

Pieter Kok (University of Sheffield)

Ping Koy Lam (The Australian National University)

Joerg Schmiedmayer (Vienna University of Technology)

Yong-il Shin (Seoul National University)

Jörg Wrachtrup (University of Stuttgart)

C8. Nitrides, Other Widegap Semiconductors and Emitters

Development of High-Power DUV-LEDs
Masamichi Ipponmatsu (UV Craftly Co. Ltd.)

Visible to IR Nanocolumn LEDs based on High-In Content InGaN
Katsumi Kishino (Sophia University)

Current Status and Future Prospects of GaN-based LDs
Shingo Masui (Nichia corporation)

GaN-based VC-SEL fabricated on Nonpolar GaN substrates
Shuji Nakamura (University of California at Santa Barbara)

Recent Progress of Green Laser Diodes
Takao Nakamura (Sumitomo Electric Works)

Superluminescent light emitting diodes of 100mW output power for pico-projection
Ulrich T. Schwarz (Freiburg University)

AlGaN DUV-LEDs with External Quantum Efficiency over 15%
Max Shatalov (Sensor Electric Technology Inc.)

Droop Studies for High-Performance InGaN Blue LEDs
Jong-In Shim (Hanyang University)

Progress of Be-Based II-VI Green to Yellow Laser Diodes
Shigehisa Tanaka (Hitachi)

Optical Properties of Hexagonal Boron Nitride and Its Application
Kenji Watanabe (National Institute of Materials Science)

C9. Nanophotonics

Nano-scale superscatter
Shanhui Fan (Stanford)

Plasmonic nanolaser
Shangjr Gwo (National Tsinghua University)

Quantum photonics with photonic crystals
Satoshi Iwamoto (University of Tokyo)

Nanowire photonic devices
Chennupati Jagadish (Austrarian National University)

Electrically-driven integrated isolator
Michal Lipson (Cornell University)

Diamond nanophotonics
Marko Locar (Harvard University)

Graphene Metamaterials
Bumki Min (KAIST)

Photonic crystal devices for integration
Fabrice Raineri (CNRS)

Quantum photonics with nanowires
Val Zweiller (TU Delft)

C10. Biomedical Photonics

Super-resolution microscopy based on saturable scattering of plasmonic particles
Shi-Wei Chu (National Taiwan University)

Full range, dual depth OCT for ophthalmology
Beop-Min Kim (Korea University)

Surface-enhanced nanoplasmonic biosensing and imaging
Donghyun Kim (Yonsei University)

Intravital molecular imaging of ischemia and reperfusion
Ian Liau (National Chiao Tung University)

Optoelectronics Devices for Biomedical Applications
Takashi Tokuda (Nara Institute of Science and Technology)

In vivo three-dimensional investigation of tissue birefringence by Jones matrix tomography
Yoshiaki Yasuno (The University of T sukuba)

J1. Semiconductor Active Optical Devices

Lateral Current Injection Type Membrane DFB lasers
Shigehisa Arai (Tokyo Institute of Technology)

High-speed low-driving-power electroabsorption modulator for microwave photonic communications
Yi-Jen Chiu (National Sun Yat-sen University)

Super-high resolution optical beam steering based on Bragg reflector waveguides
Fumio Koyama (Tokyo Institute of Technology)

New class of 1.55 μm quantum dot lasers for future high data rate optical communication
Johann Peter Reithmaier (University of Kassel)

Ultralow-threshold electrically driven photonic crystal nanocavity laser
Tomonari Sato (NTT Photonics Laboratories)

J2. Optical Passive Devices and Modules

Optical signal processing using AWGs
Gabriella Cincotti (University Roma Tre)

Electro-optic polymer modulators based on hybrid and multilayer slot waveguides
Yasufumi Enami (Hiroshima University)

High-density optical multi-chip module on waveguide-integrated carrier
Shigeru Nakagawa (IBM Research – Tokyo)

LCOS based reconfigurable switches for dynamic optical processing
Jochen Schroeder (University of Sydney)

J3. Silicon Photonics Platform

Er Silicate Waveguides for On-Chip Optical Amplifiers
Hideo Isshiki (University of Electro-Communications)

Monolithic source of telecom-band polarization entangled photon pairs on a silicon photonic chip
Nobuyuki Matsuda (NTT)

Recent progress in Ga(NAsP)-based laser structures monolithically integrated on (001) Si-substrate
Wolfgang Stolz (Philipps-Universität Marburg)

Compact and power-efficient silicon modulators beyond 60 Gbit/s
Xi Xiao (Chinese Academy of Sciences)


J4. Optical Signal Processing, Display, Storage

Optics in computing
Yeshaiahu Fainman (UCSD)

Display technology including laser display
Naomi Inoue (NICT)

Free-space and waveguide optical signal processing
Dan Marom (Hebrew Univ.)

Optical interconnections and signal processing subsystems
Andrea Melloni (Politechnino di Millano)

Optical storage technology
No-Cheol Park (Yonsei Univ.)

Microwave, wireless, fiber-optic and satellite communications and signal processing
Eli Yablonovitch (UCBerkley)