Keynote & Invited Speakers


Roberta Ramponi      (IFN-CNR, Italy)
Integrated diamond photonics enabled by ultrafast laser writing

Invited Speakers

Jean-Luc Adam      (Université de Rennes 1, France)
Microstructured chalcogenide glass fibers for beyond-visible photonics

Francesco Baldini      (IFAC-CNR, Italy)
Optical sensing in diagnostics

Trevor Benson      (University of Nottingham, United Kingdom)
Experimental and numerical studies of the emission from rare-earth- doped chalcogenide glass fibres

Wilfried Blanc      (CNRS Université de Nice-Sophia Antipolis, France)
Elongating and breaking of nanoparticles during the drawing of optical fibers

Adriano Colombelli      (IMM-CNR, Italy)
Tunable nanoplasmonic functional transducers: novel insights in health application

Andrea Cusano      (University of Sannio, Italy)
Lab on fiber technology: A view back and recent advances

Antonio d'Alessandroo      (University of Rome, Italy)
Switchable photonic devices based on liquid crystal waveguides: modeling, technology and performance

David Furniss      (University of Nottingham, United Kingdom)
MID-infrared monitoring of heritage buildings

Anna Luiza Lukoviak      (Institute of Low Temperature and Structure Research, Poland)
GO-ZrPc composites activated by NIR light irradiation for antibacterial photodynamic therapy

Tatsuya Mori      (University of Tsukuba, Japan)
Terahertz spectroscopic study on universal behavior of glassy materials -boson peak and fractal dynamics

Vittorio Passaro      (Polytechnic University of Bari, Italy)
Parity time symmetry in optical coupled microresonators

Guido Perrone      (Polytechnic University of Turin, Italy)
Modelling of laser-tissue interaction in tumor ablation for treatment planning applications

Silvia Pietralunga      (IFN-CNR, Italy)
Laser assisted ultrafast scanning electron microscopy (USEM) probing surface charge dynamics in oxide thin films

Luca Poletto      (IFN-CNR, Italy)
Optics for photon handling and beam conditioning in XUV ultrafast beamlines

Pier Sazio      (University of Southampton, United Kingdom)
New prospects of thermal poling of optical fibres: Towards an integrated platform for the realization of all-fibre nonlinear photonic devices

Abdul Shakoor      (University of Southampton, United Kingdom)
Photonic applications of dielectric materials in sensing and telecommunications

Silvia Soria      (IFAC-CNR, Italy)
PhoXonic Microcavities based on Whispering Gallery Mode Resonators: From rainbow to phonon lasers

Ripalta Stabile      (University of Eindhoven, Netherlands)
Large-scale photonic integrated InP matrices for optical communication and computing

Marinella Striccoli      (IPCF-CNR, Italy)
Integration of nanocrystals in functional materials: Opportunities for micro- and nanofabrication

Slawomir Sujecki      (University of Nottingham, United Kingdom)
Time domain analysis of lanthanide ion doped chalcogenide glass fibers