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A Symposium at the University of Michigan celebrating the 50th anniversary of the birth of nonlinear optics.

 

Wednesday, October 26, 2011

University of Michigan

8am-5pm

 

Michigan League Ballroom

2nd Floor, Michigan League

911 N. University

Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109

 

Confirmed speakers include:

 

Michael Bass

Nicolaas Bloembergen*

Phil Bucksbaum

Tal Carmon

Marty Fejer

Alex Gaeta

Elsa Garmire

Joseph Giordmaine

Alan Hill

Mohammed Islam

Paul Maker

Gérard Mourou

Margaret Murnane

Robert Terhune

Gabriel Weinreich

Sunney Xie

* Nobel Prize Winners

 

Poster Session, 11:30am-1:30pm

If you are interested in presenting a poster, please send a tentative title and a one-paragraph description to the organizers when you register

 

 

As part of the symposium the Department of Physics presents the annual

 

Ta-You Wu Lecture, 4-5pm

Gérard Mourou

 

Ta-You Wu Banquet, 6:30pm

Campus Inn (map)

615 East Huron Street

Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1593

(734) 769-2200

 

Banquet cost is $25 per person and space is limited. Registration for the symposium does not reserve a spot at the banquet. For banquet information and RSVP contact Holly Wanty (harft@umich.edu).

 

Symposium attendance is free but registration is required.
No registration or RSVP is required to attend the Ta-You Wu Lecture.

 

Please register before October 25, 2011 for the symposium.

 

Symposium Organizers:

Herbert Winful (arrays@umich.edu)

Roberto Merlin (merlin@umich.edu)

Coordinator: Beth Demkowski (demkowsk@umich.edu)