Who Attends

This symposium offers a great opportunity to interact with leading research scientists, engineers, designers, and managers in the laser and beamed energy fields. We invite you to join these great minds and help advance these technologies. Here is a sampling of participants:

  • Aarhus University, Denmark
  • Accelerated Development and Support Corp., USA
  • Advanced Semiconductor Research Ctr., Tsukuba, Japan
  • AEgis Technologies Group, Inc., USA
  • Aerospace Corp., USA
  • Agroel Scientific Production Co, Russia
  • Air Force Academy, USA
  • Air Force Institute of Technology, USA
  • Air Force Office of Scientific Research, USA
  • Air Force Research Laboratory, USA
  • Air Force Space Command Space and Missile Systems Center, USA
  • Airbus Defense and Space
  • AIST, Japan
  • Aix-Marseille University, France
  • Altos Photonics, USA
  • American Institute of Physics, USA
  • Amplitude Laser Inc., USA
  • Anan College of Technology, China
  • Applied Research Associates, Inc., USA
  • Arkansas State University, USA
  • ATK Space, USA
  • Atlantic Research Corporation, USA
  • Atomics International, USA
  • Australian National University, Australia
  • Avantes, USA
  • B.G. Smith Associates, USA
  • B.I. Stepanov Institute of Physics
  • BAE Corporation, USA
  • Ball Aerospace and Technologies Corporation
  • Ball Corporation, USA
  • Baltic State Technical University, Russian Federation
  • Balyn VIP, Inc., USA
  • BAM Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing, Germany
  • Bangs/Matloff Aerospace Consulting Co, USA
  • Bauman Moscow State Technical University, Russia
  • Beijing Institute of Spacecrafts Environment Engineering, China
  • Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel
  • Boeing Company, USA
  • BohnLaser Consult, Germany
  • Booz Allen Hamilton, USA
  • Brandenburgische Technische Universität, Germany
  • Brookhaven National  Laboratory, USA
  • BTU Cottbus, Germany
  • Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und-Prüfung Berlin, Germany
  • Cameca Instruments, Inc., USA
  • Carnegie Mellon University, USA
  • CEA, France
  • CEA-DAM-DIF, France
  • CELIA, France
  • Center for Free-Electron Laser Science at Deutsches Elektronen-Synchrotron, Germany
  • Center for Physical Sciences and Technology, Lithuania
  • Center for Research and Education in Optics and Lasers, University of Central Florida, USA
  • Central Institute of Aviation Motors, Russia
  • Centre for Energy Research, HAS, Hungary
  • Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, France
  • CFD Research Corporation, USA
  • CFEL, DESY, Germany
  • Chinese Academy of Engineering Physics, China
  • Clark-MXR, Inc., USA
  • Clemson University, USA
  • Coherent, USA
  • Colorado School of Mines, USA
  • Colorado State University, USA
  • Columbia University, USA
  • Commissariat à l'Énergie Atomique et aux Énergies Alternatives Saclay Gif sur Yvette , France
  • Commissariat à l'Énergie Atomique et aux Énergies Alternatives/DAM-Ile de France, Bruveres-le-Chatel, France
  • Commissariat à l'Énergie Atomique et aux Énergies Alternatives-CESTA Le Barp, France
  • Commissariat à l'Énergie Atomique et aux Énergies Alternatives-DIF Bruyeres le Chatel, France
  • Commissariat à l'Énergie Atomique et aux Énergies Alternatives-DTEN, Grenoble, France
  • Commissariat à l'Énergie Atomique et aux Énergies Alternatives-LETI Grenoble , France
  • Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche -ISC, Montelibretti, Rome, Italy
  • Continuum, USA
  • Cornell University, USA
  • Corning, Inc., USA
  • Craig Aerospace Corp., USA
  • CSIC-ICMAB
  • Ctr. de Recherche en Matière Condensée et Nanosciences, France
  • CU Aerospace, LLC, USA
  • CVI Melles Griot, USA
  • Daido Institute Of Technology, Japan
  • Data Storage Institute, Singapore
  • Dausinger & Giesen GmbH, Germany
  • Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Tokai University, Japan
  • Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Singapore
  • Design Net Engineering, LLC, USA
  • Deutschen Zentrums für Luft- und Raumfahrt  Hardhausen , Germany
  • Deutsches Zentrum für Luft-und Raumfahrt, Germany
  • Digital Consulting Services, USA
  • Directed Energy Professional Society, USA
  • DLTECH Institute Sarl, Switzerland
  • DTU Fotonik, Denmark
  • Dublin City University, Ireland
  • Duke University, USA
  • Ecole Polytechnic Federale de Lausanne, Switzerland
  • Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Canada
  • Ecole Polytechnique Palaiseau , France
  • Egyptian Armed Forces, Egypt
  • Electro Scientific Industries
  • EMF Research, USA
  • Emory University, USA
  • Energy Science Labs Inc, USA
  • Engineering Sciences, Inc., USA
  • ENSMA – CEA/CESTA, France
  • ENSTA Laboratoire d'Optique Appliquée Palaiseau , France
  • Equipment Academy, China
  • ESI, USA
  • ETH Zuerich , Switzerland
  • European Aeronautic Defence and Space Company N.V. Space Transportation, France
  • EUVA, Hiratsuka, Kanagawa , Japan
  • Exitech, Ltd, UK
  • Exquadrum, Inc., USA
  • Fachhochschule Regensburg , Germany
  • Femtolasers Co., Austria
  • Femto-ST, France
  • Flight Unlimited, USA
  • FMQ University Stuttgart, Germany
  • Foundation for Research and Technology- Hellas Heraklion, Crete
  • Fraunhofer EMI, Germany
  • Fraunhofer Institut für Lasertechnik, Germany
  • Friedrich-Schiller-University Jena, Germany
  • FTMC, Lithuania
  • General Dynamics Information Technology, USA
  • General Electric Co., USA
  • General Physics Institute, Russia
  • George Washington University, USA
  • German Aerospace Center, Germany
  • German‑French Research Institute, Laser Optronics Sensorics Div, France
  • Goeteborg University, Sweden
  • Government of India Mininstry of Defense, India
  • GPI RAS, Russian Federation
  • Gray Research Inc., USA
  • GREMI CNRS – Universite Orleans - France
  • Groupe de Recherche sur l'Energétique des Milieux Ionises, Univerite d'Orleans, France
  • Hampton University, USA
  • Harvard University, USA
  • Heriot Watt University, UK
  • Hewlett-Packard Co., USA
  • High Current Electronics Institute, Siberian Branch, Russia
  • HiLASE, Institute of Physics ASCR, Czech Republic
  • Hilton Head High School, USA
  • Hiratsuka R&D Center,  Japan
  • Hubert Curien Lab, CNRS/UJM, France
  • IAP, RAS, Nizhnii Novgorod, Russia
  • ICRC (ED31) Marshall Spaceflight Center, USA
  • Idaho National Laboratory, USA
  • IESL-FORTH, Greece
  • Imperial College , UK
  • IMRA America, USA
  • Innovation Photonics, USA
  • Institut de Recherche sur les Phénomènes Hors Equilibre, France
  • Institut d'Electronique Fondamentale, University-Paris-Sud, Orsay, France
  • Institut Fresnel, France
  • Institut für Angewandte Optik und Feinmechanik Fraunhofer, Germany
  • Institut für Angewandte Physick, Austria
  • Institut für Experimentelle Physik Essen, Germany
  • Institute for Advanced Studies at Austin, USA
  • Institute for Laser Physics, Russia
  • Institute for Optics and Quantum Electronics, Germany
  • Institute for Physics & Power Engg,  Obninsk, Russia
  • Institute for Plasma Physics and Laser Microfusion, Poland
  • Institute for Theoretical Physics, Russia
  • Institute of Acoustics and Sensors – CNR, Italy
  • Institute of Applied Physics, Austria
  • Institute of Applied Physics, Russia
  • Institute of Electronics, Belarus
  • Institute of Electronics, Bulgaria
  • Institute of Electronics, Chinese Academy of Sciences , China
  • Institute of ES & L Heraklion , Crete
  • Institute of High Current Electronics, Russia
  • Institute of High Temperature, Russia
  • Institute of Metallurgy and Material Science , Russia
  • Institute of Optics and Electronics, China
  • Institute of Optics CSIC, Spain
  • Institute of Optics, University of Rochester, USA
  • Institute of Physical and Chemical Research, Japan
  • Institute of Physics Prague, Czechoslovak Republic
  • Institute of Physics, Lithuania
  • Institute of Research and Innovation, Japan
  • Institute of Technical Physics/German Aerospace Center (DLR), Germany
  • Institute of Thermophysics RAS Novosibirsk, Russia
  • Institute of Thermophysics SB RAS, Russian Federation
  • Instituto de Estudos Avançados, Brazil
  • Instituto de Optica, Spain
  • Instituto de Química Física Rocasolano, Spain
  • Instituto Nazionale di Ottica Applicata, Italy
  • Ioffe Physical Technical Institute, Russia
  • Ion Light Technologies GmbH , Germany
  • IPG Photonics , USA
  • Izentis, LLC
  • J. Cook and Associates, USA
  • Jacobs Sverdrup Technology, Inc., USA
  • Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency, Japan
  • Japan Atomic Energy Research Institute, Japan
  • Japan Science and Tech Corp., Japan
  • JMAR Research Inc, USA
  • Joanneium Research Forschungsgesellschaft mbH, Austria
  • Johannes-Kepler-University, Austria
  • Johns Hopkins University, USA
  • Joint Institute for High Temperatures, Russian Academy of Sciences (JIHT), Russia
  • JSC "Laser Physics", Russia
  • Jupiter Research Corp., USA
  • Kare Technical Consulting, USA
  • Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Germany
  • Keio University, Japan
  • Kennesaw State University, USA
  • KIMM Precision Machining Group, Korea
  • Kratos Defense & Security Solutions, Inc., USA
  • KSY Corp., USA
  • Kyushu University, Japan
  • L.D. Landau Institute for Theoretical Physics, Russia
  • Lab CNRS, Jean Monnet University, France
  • Lab. de Spectrométrie Ionique et Moléculaire, University Lyon 1, France
  • Lab. Des Solides Irradiés, France
  • Lab. Lasers, Plasmas et Procedes Photoniques, France
  • Laboratoire de Physique des Lasers, Atomes et Molécules, France
  • Laboratoire Hubert Curien, France
  • Laboratory Lasers, Plasma, and Photonic Methods - LP3, France
  • Landau Inst. For Theor. Phys. Chernogolovka , Russia
  • Landau Institute for Theoretical Physics, Russian Federation
  • Laser Kinetics, Inc., USA
  • Laser Medizin‑Technologie GmbH, Germany
  • Laser Science and Technology Center, India
  • Laser Systems Inc., Russia
  • Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V., Germany
  • Laser-Laboratorium-Göttingen e.V./University of Kassel
  • LaserMotive, Inc., USA
  • Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA
  • Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, USA
  • Lebedev Physical Institute of Russian Academy of Sciences, Russian Federation
  • Leibniz-Institut für Analytische Wissenschaften-ISAS, Germany
  • Lightcraft Technologies, Inc., USA
  • LOA ENSTA, France
  • Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA
  • LP3 CNRS, France
  • Lyon University, France
  • LyTec LLC, USA
  • M.V. Lomonosov Moscow State University, Faculty of  Physics, Russian Federation
  • Macquarie University, Australia
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology Lincoln Lab, USA
  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
  • Max-Born-Institut Berlin, Germany
  • Max-Planck-Institut  für Biophysikalische Chemie Goettingen, Germany
  • McMaster University
  • Medizinisches Laserzentrum Lübeck GmbH, Lübeck  , Germany
  • Middle Tennessee State University, Japan
  • Mie University, Japan
  • Miltec Corporation, USA
  • Mississippi State University, USA
  • MITRE Corporation, USA
  • MontTech, LLC, USA
  • Morgan Research Corporation, USA
  • Moscow Institute of Elec. Eng'g and Tech., Russia
  • Moscow State Inst. of Radioengineering, Russia
  • Nagoya University of Technology, Japan
  • Nanjing University of Science and Technology, China
  • NASA Ames Research Center, USA
  • NASA Marshall Spaceflight Center, USA
  • National Aerospace Laboratory, KAKUDA Research Center, Japan
  • National Chinghua University of Education, Taiwan
  • National Institute for Lasers Plasma and Radiation Physics, Romania
  • National Institute for Lasers, Plasma and Radiation Physics, Romania
  • National Institute for Research, Romania
  • National Institute for Space Research, Brazil
  • National Institute Lasers, Romania
  • National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Japan
  • National Institute of Standards and Technology, USA
  • National Reconnaissance Office (NRO), USA
  • National Research Council , Canada
  • National Research Nuclear University MEPhI
  • National Tech. University, Greece
  • National University of Defense Technology, China
  • National University of Ireland, Ireland
  • National University of Singapore, Singapore
  • Naval Postgraduate School, USA
  • Naval Research Laboratory, USA
  • Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, USA
  • Naval Surface Warfare Center, Corona Division, USA
  • Nederlands Centrum voor Laser Research  BV, Netherlands
  • nGimat Co., USA
  • NIIKI OEP, Russia
  • NIIOEP, Russian Federation
  • NILPRP, Romania
  • North China Inst. of Technology, Shanxi, China
  • North Dakota State University, USA
  • Northeast Science & Technology, USA
  • Northeastern University, USA
  • Northrup Grumman Space Technology, USA
  • NPL Associates, USA
  • NTT Basic Research Laboratories, NTT Corporation, Japan
  • Nukove Scientific Consulting, Taos, NM, USA
  • Oak Ridge National Laboratory, USA
  • Oberösterreichisches Laserzentrum, Austria
  • Office of Naval Research, USA
  • Ohio State University, USA
  • Oklahoma State University, USA
  • ONECTRA Marseille, France
  • ONERA, France
  • Ophir-Spiricon, Inc., USA
  • Organic Intermediates and Dyes Institute, Russia
  • Osaka University, Japan
  • Oxford University, UK
  • P.N. Lebedev Physical Institute, Russian Federation
  • P.N. Lebedev Physical Institute, Samara Branch, Russia
  • Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA
  • Pacific Oceanological Institute, Russia
  • Parkin Research, LLC, USA
  • Paul Scherrer Institut, Switzerland
  • Paul Scherrer Institut/INFLPR, Romania
  • Peking University, China
  • Pennsylvania State University, USA
  • Petroleos de Venezuela S.A.‑Intevep, Venezuela
  • Phoenix Xray Systems, Germany
  • Photonic Associates, LLC, USA
  • Physical Sciences, Inc., USA
  • Physics, Materials and Applied Mathematics Research, LLC, USA
  • Pidstryhach Institute of Applied Problems of Mechanics and Mathematics, Ukraine
  • PIMM CNRS, France
  • Plasmatronics, Inc., USA
  • Pohang University of Science and Technology , Korea
  • Polaris Sensor Technologies, USA
  • Politecnico di Bari, Italy
  • Politecnico di Milano, Italy
  • Powerlase Ltd, UK
  • Precision Machining Group, Korea
  • Princeton University, USA
  • Prokhorov GPI , Russia
  • Pusan National University, Korea
  • PVD Products, Inc., USA
  • QINETIQ-NA, USA
  • Quantametrics, Inc. , USA
  • Quantel USA, USA
  • Quantum Resonance Inc, USA
  • Queen's University, Canada
  • Radio-Engineering Academy, Russia
  • Raytheon Corporation, USA
  • Raytheon Ktech, USA
  • Raytheon Space and Airborne Systems, USA
  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, USA
  • Research Institute for CTOE, Russia
  • Research Institute for Sustainable Humanosphere (RISH), Japan
  • RFNC-VNIIEF, Russia
  • Rheinisch-Westfaelische Technische Hochschule Aachen , Germany
  • RIKEN - ASI, Japan
  • Risoe Nat. Lab, Denmark
  • RMIT University, Australia
  • Rochester Institute of Technology
  • RSCE Energia
  • Rutgers University - Camden, USA
  • Rutherford Appleton Lab, UK
  • Saint Cloud State University
  • Sandia National Laboratories, USA
  • SARA, Inc., USA
  • Schafer, Albuquerque, USA
  • Scientech, Inc., USA
  • SDI CO.,Pretoria, South Africa
  • Seoul National University, Korea
  • Shanghai Insitute of Optics and Fine Mechanics, China
  • SI Vavilov State Optical Inst, Russia
  • Sirius Group , USA
  • SLAC
  • SOPRA SA, Bois-Colombes, France
  • Soreq Nuclear Research Center, Israel
  • Southwest Inst of Fluid Physic, China
  • Specialised Imaging, Inc., USA
  • Spectra Physics, USA
  • SRC RF TRINITI, Russian Federation
  • Stanford Linear Accelerator Center, USA
  • Stanford Synchrotron Lab, USA
  • Stanford University, USA
  • State Research Ctr Fonon, Russia
  • State Scientific-Industrial Association, Russia
  • State University of New York, USA
  • STFC Rutherford Appleton Laboratory, UK
  • SY Technology, USA
  • Technische Univerität Kaiserslautern, Germany
  • Technische Universität Berlin, Germany
  • Technische University Darmstadt, Germany
  • Technische University Hamburg- Harburg, Germany
  • Technische University Wien, Austria
  • Teledyne Brown Engineering, USA
  • Tether Applications, Inc., USA
  • Texas A&M University, USA
  • Textron Systems Corp., USA
  • Thales Optronique SA, France
  • The Graduate School for the Creation of New Photonics Industries, Japan
  • The University of Tokyo, Japan
  • Thomas Jefferson Nat. Lab, USA
  • Tohoku University, Japan
  • Tokai University , Japan
  • Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan
  • Trex Enterprises, USA
  • TRINITI, Russia
  • Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
  • Trinity College, Clarendon Laboratory, U Oxford, UK
  • Troitsk Institute for Innovation and Fusion Research, Russia
  • TRUMPF, Inc., Germany
  • Tsukuba University, Japan
  • TU Darmstadt, Germany
  • TU Dresden, Germany
  • U.S. Air Force Academy, USA
  • U.S. Army SMDC/Army Forces Strategic Command, USA
  • U.S. Navy, USA
  • UES, Inc., USA
  • Ultramet, USA
  • UNC/NCSU Joint Department of Biomedical Engineering, USA
  • United Applied Technologies, USA
  • Universal Technology Corporation, USA
  • Universidad Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
  • Universitaet Kaiserlautern, Germany
  • Universitaet Kassel, Germany
  • Universitat de Barcelona, Spain
  • Universität Kaiserslautern, Germany
  • Université de la Méditerranée, France
  • Universities Space Research Association (USRA), USA
  • University Antwerp, Belgium
  • University Bordeaux, France
  • University College London England, UK
  • University Cottbus , Germany
  • University Cyprus, Cyprus
  • University de Bourgonge, France
  • University de Milano-Bicocca, Italy
  • University de Montreal, Canada
  • University degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Italy
  • University degli Studi di Pisa, Italy
  • University d'Orleans, France
  • University Duisburg-Essen, Germany
  • University Glasgow , UK
  • University Hannover , Germany
  • University Hull, UK
  • University Jean Monnet St-Etienne, France
  • University Kassel , Germany
  • University Konstanz, Germany
  • University Lille, France
  • University Natal, South Africa
  • University of Alabama at Huntsville, USA
  • University of Alberta, Canada
  • University of Antwerp, Belgium
  • University of Arizona, USA
  • University of British Columbia
  • University of California Berkeley, USA
  • University of California Irvine, USA
  • University of California San Diego , USA
  • University of California Santa Barbara, USA
  • University of Cambridge, UK
  • University of Central Florida, USA
  • University of Colorado at Boulder, USA
  • University of Colorado, USA
  • University of Darmstadt, Germany
  • University of Dayton Research Institute, USA
  • University of Duisburg-Essen, Germany
  • University of Edinburgh School of Chemistry EaStCHEM
  • University of Essex, UK
  • University of Florida, USA
  • University of Hull, UK
  • University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, USA
  • University of Illinois, USA
  • University of Illinois/NPL Associates, USA
  • University of Kaiserslautern, Germany
  • University of Kaiserslautern, Germany
  • University of Ljubljana
  • University of Lübeck, Institute of Biomedical Optics, Germany
  • University of Lyon Hubert Curien
  • University of Manchester, UK
  • University of Maryland , USA
  • University of Michigan, USA
  • University of Missouri, USA
  • University of Nebraska, USA
  • University of New Mexico, USA
  • University of New South Wales, Australia
  • University of Orleans, France
  • University of Paris XIII. , France
  • University of Pittsburgh, USA
  • University of Politecnica de Madrid, Spain
  • University of Rochester, USA
  • University of Salento, Italy
  • University of Saskatchewan, Canada
  • University of Science and Technology of China, China
  • University of South Florida, USA
  • University of Southampton , UK
  • University of St-Etienne, France
  • University of Strathclyde, UK
  • University of Stuttgart, Germany
  • University of Tennessee Space Institute, USA
  • University of Tennessee, USA
  • University of Texas Space Institute, USA
  • University of Tokyo, Japan
  • University of Toronto, Canada
  • University of Tsukuba, Japan
  • University of Twente, Entschede , Netherlands
  • University of Vienna, Austria
  • University of Virginia- MSE, USA
  • University of Virginia, USA
  • University of Warwick, United Kingdom
  • University of Waterloo, Canada
  • University of West Georgia, USA
  • University of Wisconsin at Milwaukee , USA
  • University Stuttgart
  • University  of Rochester , USA
  • V.I. Ilichev Pacific Oceanological Institute, Russia
  • Vanderbilt University, USA
  • Vigilant Cyber Systems, USA
  • Vilnius University, Lithuania
  • Vinca Inst. of Nuclear Sciences, Serbia
  • Vladimir State University Vladimir, Russia
  • VNIIEF , Russia
  • Voss Scientific, LLC, USA
  • Washington State University, USA
  • Wayne State University, USA
  • WFK Lasers, Inc., USA
  • Whitfield Consulting Engineer, USA
  • Worcester Polytechnic Institute, USA
  • Wright State University, USA
  • Wroclaw University of Technology, Poland
  • XTREME Technologies GmbH, Germany
  • Y.K Bae Corporation, USA
  • Zhuangbei Institute of Technology, China