Symposium for the Science of Light

from Monday, 23 July 2018 (09:00) to Thursday, 26 July 2018 (16:00)
Max Planck Institute for the science of light (Seminar room)

        : Sessions
    /     : Talks
        : Breaks
23 Jul 2018
24 Jul 2018
25 Jul 2018
26 Jul 2018
08:30 Single plasmonic nanostructure: a playground for nonlinear and quantum optics - Prof. Victor Zadkov (Direktor RAS und U Moskau)   (Seminar room)
09:00 Field fluctuations and photon statistics in nonlinear radiation-matter interactions - Prof. Peter Lambropoulos (FORTH Heraklion)   (Seminar room)
09:30 Topological photonics - Prof. Alex Szameit (University of Rostock)   (Seminar room)
10:00 --- Coffee break ---
10:30 Next generation silicon photonics - Prof. Michal Lipson (Columbia University)   (Seminar room)
11:00 Microresonator soliton frequency combs - Prof. Tobias Kippenberg (EPFL)   (Seminar room)
11:30 Lithium niobate quantum devices - Prof. Amir Safavi-Naeini (Stanford University)   (Seminar room)
08:30 Spatiotemporal dynamics of optical pulse propagation in multimode fibers - Prof. Frank Wise (Cornell University)   (Seminar room)
09:00 Spatiotemporal pulse shaping in multimode nonlinear optical fibers - Prof. Stefan Wabnitz (Università degli Studi di Brescia)   (Seminar room)
09:30 Harnessing multimode propagation for deep-tissue imaging - Prof. Tomas Cizmar (Leibniz-IPHT Jena / ISI CAS Brno)   (Seminar room)
10:00 --- Coffee break ---
10:30 Optical tools for large-scale in vivo Interrogation of neuronal activity underlying behavior - Prof. Alipasha Vaziri (Rockefeller University)   (Seminar room)
11:00 Brillouin microscopy to image cell and tissue mechanical properties - Prof. Giuliano Scarcelli (University of Maryland)   (Seminar room)
11:30 Light-induced intracellular flows to study and guide embryogenesis - Prof. Moritz Kreysing (Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics)   (Seminar room)
08:30 Capturing molecular interactions and assembly with a molecular photonic scale - Prof. Philipp Kukura (University of Oxford)   (Seminar room)
09:00 Enlightening cell mechanics in biological systems using optical tools - Prof. Timo Betz (Institute of Cell Biology Münster)   (Seminar room)
09:30 Diamond quantum devices in biology - Prof. Martin Plenio (University of Ulm)   (Seminar room)
10:00 Talking about optical forces: what light can and cannot do - Prof. Monika Ritsch-Marte (Med. University of Innsbruck)   (Seminar room)
10:30 --- Coffee break ---
11:00 --- Departure ---
12:00 --- Welcome Snack ---
13:30 Opening Remarks - Liz Rogan (OSA, CEO) Prof. Frank Duzaar (DEAN, FAU) Prof. Gerd Leuchs (Max-Planck for the Science of Light)   (Seminar room)
14:00 Physics and applications of epsilon-near-zero materials - Prof. Robert Boyd (University of Ottawa)   (Seminar room)
14:30 Quantum optics and information science in multi-dimensional photonics networks - Prof. Christine Silberhorn (University of Paderborn)   (Seminar room)
15:00 --- Coffee break ---
15:30 Multi-scale imaging inside and outside the optics lab - Prof. Jan Huisken (University of Wisconsin)   (Seminar room)
16:00 Superresolution by image scanning microscopy and image inversion interferometry - Prof. Rainer Heintzmann (University of Jena)   (Seminar room)
16:30 Pushing the limits of fluorescence microscopy with adaptive imaging and deep learning - Dr Loic Royer (Biohub)   (Seminar room)
17:30 --- Get Together BBQ and Poster seesion ---
12:00 --- Lunch ---
13:30 Quantum weirdness under control - Prof. Joseph Eberly (University of Rochester)   (Seminar room)
14:00 Divergence-free circuit quantum electrodynamics - Prof. Hakan Tureci (Princeton University)   (Seminar room)
14:30 Plasmon-enhanced single-molecule spectroscopy - Prof. Zhen-Chao Dong (Hefei University)   (Seminar room)
15:00 --- Coffee break ---
15:30 --- Lab tours & Poster session ---
12:00 --- Lunch ---
13:30 Time-resolved X-ray spectroscopy: towards sub-femtosecond resolution - Prof. Jon Marangos (Imperial College London)   (Seminar room)
14:00 Watching and clocking electrons in condensed matter with visible light - Dr Eleftherios Goulielmakis (Max-Planck Institute for Quantum Optics)   (Seminar room)
14:30 Lightwave-driven quantum dynamics: the molecular selfie - Prof. Jens Biegert (ICFO)   (Seminar room)
15:00 --- Coffee break ---
15:30 --- Lab tours & Poster session ---