Ultrafast Optics


Jackson Hole, WY

October 8-13, 2017


  • Generation of ultrashort optical pulses from lasers
  • Parametric oscillators and amplifiers of ultrashort pulses
  • Ultrahigh peak-power laser systems and related technologies
  • High average power ultrafast lasers
  • High harmonic and attosecond pulse generation technology and science
  • Novel methods for shaping and measuring ultrashort pulses
  • Few-cycle pulses, carrier-envelope phase control
  • Coherent beam combining and pulse synthesis
  • Ultrashort x-ray pulses; generation, characterization, and synchronization of XFELs
  • Ultrafast laser applications that drive technology advancements and innovation

More Information

Abstract submission deadline: Monday, 8 May 2017

Hosting and accommodation at Snow King Resort; book your hotel reservation here.

Registration information coming soon.

Short course, keynote speakers, and invited speakers coming soon.


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Direct questions and correspondence to ultrafastoptics2017@gmail.com


Conference General Chairs:
Alan Fry, SLAC & Stanford University Charles Durfee, Colorado School of Mines

Program Committee Chairs:

G√ľnter Steinmeyer, Max-Born-Institut Berlin

Christophe Dorrer, LLE, Rochester, NY