A JOURNEY WITH LASERS AT HIGH INTENSITIES

February 14, 2020

Photo de Donna Strickland et Gérard Mourou

Bengt Nyman_(CC BY 2.0)

In celebration of the 35th anniversary of the CPA technique with its inventors Donna Strickland & Gérard Mourou (2018 Nobel Prize in Physics winners)

Preliminary program

Cour Vaneau / Grand Hall


8:00

Registration and Welcome Coffee


Poincaré Lecture Hall

Chairman: Benoît Deveaud


9:00

Introductory speech by Eric Labaye, President of École Polytechnique


Grand Hall


12:00

Lunch Break


Memories speeches "CPA: an international adventure"

Poincaré Lecture Hall


14:00

Speakers:
Dan BLUMENTHAL, Professor at the University of Santa Barbara & former student of GM
Arnold MIGUS, laser physicist, former General Director of CNRS
Herbert WINFUL, Professor of Applied Physics at the University of Michigan CUOS
Maria DOUKA, former Program Officer at the European Commission for the ELI project
Daniele HULIN, laser physicist, former Coordinator - Ministry for Research


Contact : ceremonie@polytechnique.fr

Website : polytechnique.edu