Committees


Chair of the conference: Gerard Mourou

Co-chair: Gábor Szabó, Rector of the University of Szeged


Organising committee:

Chair: Károly Osvay
Péter Dombi
Florian Gliksohn
Jozsef Fülöp
Cathy Sarrazin
Katalin Varjú
Veronika Verseghy


International scientific committees

Short pulse and high intensity lasers

Chair: John Collier (CLF, RAL, UK)
Members: Károly Osvay (secretary, USZ, Hungary), Jean-Paul Chambaret (ILE, France), Joachim Hein (FSU, Germany), Stefan Karsch (MPQ, Germany), Efim Khazanov (IAP-RAS, Russia), Hiromitsu Kiriyama (JAEA, Japan), Bruno LeGarrec (CEA, France), Csaba Tóth (LBNL, USA), Jon Zuegel (LLE, USA)

High harmonics and attosecond pulse generation and applications

Chair: Ferenc Krausz (MPQ, Germany)
Members: Péter Dombi (secretary, RISSPO, Hungary), Zenghu Chang (CREOL, USA), Dimitris Charalambidis (FORTH, Greece), Mauro Nisoli (PU, Italy), John Tisch (IC, UK), George Tsakiris (MPQ, Germany), Marc Vrakking (MBI, USA)

Laser based X-ray generation and applications

Chair: Karel Rohlena (IoP-Pals, Czech Republic)
Members: Georg Korn (secretary, MPQ, Germany), Marta Fajardo (IST, Portugal), Libor Juha (IoP-Pals, Czech Republic), Zulfikar Najmudin (IC, UK), Stéphane Sebban (LOA, France)

Photonuclear sciences

Chair: Norbert Pietralla (TUD, Germany)
Members: Florin Negoita (secretary, IFIN-HH, Romania), Dietrich Habs (LMU, Germany), Peter G. Thirolf (LMU, Germany), Anton Tonchev (DU, USA), Shizuma Toshiyuki (JAEA, Japan)

Laser generated particle beams and applications

Chair: Tom Cowan (FZD, Germany)
Members: Daniele Margarone (secretary, IoP-Pals), Marco Borghesi (QUB, UK), István Földes (RIPNP, Hungary), Dino Anthony Jaroszynski (SU, UK), Luis Silva (IST, Portugal)

Extreme field sciences

Chair: Toshiki Tajima (MPQ, Germany)
Members: Daniele Symes (secretary, CLF,RAL, UK), Sergei Bulanov (JAEA, Japan), Gerald Dunne (CU, USA), Ken Homma (HU, Japan)