The Moscone Center
San Francisco, California, United States
27 January - 1 February 2018
Conference 10515
Vertical External Cavity Surface Emitting Lasers (VECSELs) VIII
Monday - Tuesday 29 - 30 January 2018
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Abstract Due:
17 July 2017

Author Notification:
25 September 2017

Manuscript Due Date:
3 January 2018

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Monday 29 January Show All Abstracts
Session 1:
Numerical Simulation
Monday 29 January 2018
8:15 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Room 312 (South Level 3)
Influence of microscopic many-body scattering on the performance of ultrashort pulsed and CW multi-wavelength VECSEL lasing (Invited Paper)
Paper 10515-1
Time: 8:15 AM - 8:45 AM
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Passive mode-locking in a V-shaped cavity (Invited Paper)
Paper 10515-2
Time: 8:45 AM - 9:15 AM
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Dynamics of a micropillar laser with saturable absorber and delayed optical feedback (Conference Presentation) (Invited Paper)
Paper 10515-3
Time: 9:15 AM - 9:45 AM
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Pulse train control in an excitable micropillar laser with delayed optical feedback (Conference Presentation)
Paper 10515-4
Time: 9:45 AM - 10:00 AM
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Coffee Break 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Session 2:
MECSEL
Monday 29 January 2018
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Room 312 (South Level 3)
Recent developments with 1-micron membrane VECSELs (Conference Presentation) (Invited Paper)
Paper 10515-5
Time: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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Towards direct emitting MECSELs in the yellow and red-orange spectral range (Conference Presentation)
Paper 10515-6
Time: 11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
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MECSELs and VECSELs for rubidium spectroscopy with direct emission around 780 nm (Conference Presentation)
Paper 10515-7
Time: 11:15 AM - 11:30 AM
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VECSEL and MECSEL: high power, wavelength versatility and ultra-short pulses (Conference Presentation) (Invited Paper)
Paper 10515-8
Time: 11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
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Lunch Break 12:00 PM - 1:30 PM
Session 3:
Novel Architectures/New Wavelength
Monday 29 January 2018
1:30 PM - 3:00 PM
Location: Room 312 (South Level 3)
Large pulse-energy VECSELs (Invited Paper)
Paper 10515-9
Time: 1:30 PM - 2:00 PM
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Spiking and pulse train dynamics in a neuromimetic micropillar laser (Conference Presentation) (Invited Paper)
Paper 10515-10
Time: 2:00 PM - 2:30 PM
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AlGaAs-based optically pumped semiconductor lasers
Paper 10515-11
Time: 2:30 PM - 2:45 PM
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Long wavelength GaSb-based VECSEL around 2.8-µm emission wavelength with >1W CW output power
Paper 10515-12
Time: 2:45 PM - 3:00 PM
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Coffee Break 3:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Session 4:
Mode-locked I
Monday 29 January 2018
3:30 PM - 4:30 PM
Location: Room 312 (South Level 3)
Sub-300-fs semiconductor disk laser based on active quantum dots (Invited Paper)
Paper 10515-13
Time: 3:30 PM - 4:00 PM
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Structure and cavity geometry optimization for ultrashort and high power pulse generation from a VECSEL
Paper 10515-15
Time: 4:00 PM - 4:15 PM
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Coherent beam combining of a colliding pulse modelocked VECSEL
Paper 10515-16
Time: 4:15 PM - 4:30 PM
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Session 5:
Frequency Combs
Monday 29 January 2018
4:30 PM - 5:45 PM
Location: Room 312 (South Level 3)
Octave-spanning supercontinuum generated in silicon nitride waveguide directly from a SESAM-modelocked VECSEL (Invited Paper)
Paper 10515-17
Time: 4:30 PM - 5:00 PM
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Carrier-envelope offset frequency stabilization of an ultrafast semiconductor laser
Paper 10515-18
Time: 5:00 PM - 5:15 PM
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Femtosecond dual-comb MIXSEL at 1030 nm
Paper 10515-19
Time: 5:15 PM - 5:30 PM
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Supercontinuum generation and beatnote detection using ultrafast VECSEL seed oscillators
Paper 10515-20
Time: 5:30 PM - 5:45 PM
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Tuesday 30 January Show All Abstracts
Session 6:
Single Frequency/Intracavity Conversion
Tuesday 30 January 2018
8:15 AM - 10:00 AM
Location: Room 312 (South Level 3)
New developments in THz-time domain spectroscopy involving ML-VECSELs (Invited Paper)
Paper 10515-21
Time: 8:15 AM - 8:45 AM
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Optically pumped semiconductor CW laser with 307nm output
Paper 10515-22
Time: 8:45 AM - 9:00 AM
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Towards compact and portable sub-kHz AlGaInP semiconductor disk lasers for cold atom experiments (Invited Paper)
Paper 10515-23
Time: 9:00 AM - 9:30 AM
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Vibration-tolerant narrow-linewidth semiconductor disk laser using novel frequency-stabilisation schemes
Paper 10515-24
Time: 9:30 AM - 9:45 AM
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Narrow linewidth VECSEL platform for AMO physics
Paper 10515-25
Time: 9:45 AM - 10:00 AM
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Coffee Break 10:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Session 7:
Mode-locked II
Tuesday 30 January 2018
10:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Location: Room 312 (South Level 3)
Commercial mode-locked vertical external cavity surface emitting lasers (Invited Paper)
Paper 10515-26
Time: 10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
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Degradation mechanism of SESAMs under intense ultrashort pulses in modelocked VECSELs
Paper 10515-27
Time: 11:00 AM - 11:15 AM
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Mode-locked VECSEL at 1.34 μm utilizing a GaSb-based SESAM (Invited Paper)
Paper 10515-28
Time: 11:15 AM - 11:45 AM
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Tantalum pentoxide waveguides and microresonators for VECSEL based frequency combs
Paper 10515-29
Time: 11:45 AM - 12:00 PM
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Best Student Paper Award Ceremony
Tuesday 30 January 2018
12:00 PM - 12:05 PM
Location: Room 312 (South Level 3)

Presented by Juan L. Chilla, Coherent, Inc. (United States)

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Session Tue:
Posters-Tuesday
Tuesday 30 January 2018
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Location: Moscone West Level 2 & 3

Conference attendees are invited to attend the LASE poster session on Tuesday evening. Come view the posters, enjoy light refreshments, ask questions, and network with colleagues in your field. Authors of poster papers will be present to answer questions concerning their papers. Attendees are required to wear their conference registration badges to the poster sessions. Poster authors, view poster presentation guidelines and set-up instructions at http://spie.org/PWPosterGuidelines.
750-nm direct emitting MECSELs and VECSELs towards isotope separation applications for nuclear medicine
Paper 10515-30
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Concept of the CW GaN-based VECSEL
Paper 10515-31
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Heat flow characterization in gain chip holders for high-efficiency AlGaInP VECSELs
Paper 10515-32
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Wednesday 31 January Show All Abstracts
Session Plen:
LASE Plenary Session
Wednesday 31 January 2018
10:20 AM - 12:35 PM
Location: Room 21 (North Exhibit Level)

10:20 am: Welcome and Opening Remarks
Koji Sugioka, RIKEN (Japan) and Reinhart Poprawe, Fraunhofer-Institut für Lasertechnik (Germany)

10:25 am: Announcement of the 3D Printing, Fabrication, and Manufacturing Best Paper Award
Henry Helvajian, The Aerospace Corp. (United States)

10:30 am: Announcement of the Harold E. Edgerton Award, given to Sterling J. Backus, Kapteyn-Murnane Labs., Inc. (United States)
Gigahertz Laser Frequency Combs and Dual-Comb Spectroscopy (Plenary Presentation)
Paper 10515-201
Time: 10:35 AM - 11:15 AM
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Optical Lattice Clocks: Reading the 18th Decimal Place of Frequency (Plenary Presentation)
Paper 10515-202
Time: 11:15 AM - 11:55 AM
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Advanced industrial laser systems and applications (Plenary Presentation)
Paper 10525-203
Time: 11:55 AM - 12:35 PM
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