Annual Conference and 2nd MC meeting

2009 holiday in Croatia - sunset at Zadar's sunclock


Advanced fibre laser and coherent source as tools for society, manufacturing and lifescience

1st Annual Conference

Zadar, 12-14 April 2016


The first Annual Conference will be held in Zadar, Croatia. Call for scientific contributions falling into the scope of the Action (Development and Applications of Fibre Lasers) are welcome. Travel Grants are available. Scientists and Companies are welcome. Main Topics

WG1- Materials, Fibres, Components and Technology

  • SG.1.1 Rare-earth Materials, undoped glasses, and characterization
  • SG.1.2 Fibre development and fabrication technology
  • SG.1.3 Gratings, filters and passive components
  • SG.1.4 Methods for modelocking, tuning

WG2- New laser , amplifier devices and coherent light sources

  • SG.2.1 Modelling and Design Tools
  • SG.2.2 MIR coherent line sources and continuum sources
  • SG.2.3 UV coherent line sources and continuum sources
  • SG.2.4 Power scaling issues

WG3- Applications

  • SG.3.1 Manufacturing
  • SG.3.2 Healthcare and Biomedical Applications
  • SG.3.3 Environment, Green Photonics, energy production, sensing and security


An Industrial session will be organized by the Special Interest Group with a round table with invited.

A special session for Early Career Investigator and Women researchers is planned

Please contact the relevant WG Chair and Action Chair to propose your contribution, travel grants will be assigned by 15th March 2016. Please visit the website for contacts names and email addresses.

All contributors will be request a full 1 page abstract+summary pdf submission to be included into Conference proceedings


Preliminary Program

12 April:  1pm – 5pm

Introduction & Working Group 1


13 April: 9 am – 12.30 pm: Working Group 2

13 April: 1.30 pm – 5 pm: Working Group 3

14 April: 9 am – 12.30 pm: ECI and Women Researcher session

14 April: 1.30 pm – 5 pm: Industrial Session

15 April: 9 am – 12.30 pm: MC Meeting


For more information and contact names visit: