Angular momentum of small molecules: quasiparticles and topology

Mikhail Lemeshko
ISTA, Klosterneuburg
Tuesday, 16.04.2024, 10:15 am
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Quantum Optics Meets Strong Field Physics: Coherent X-ray Generation with Strong Electron Correlation Dynamics and Attosecond Rabi Oscillations

Tenio Popmintchev
Assistant Professor Physics Department, University of California San Diego
Thursday, 14.12.2023, 2:00 pm
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Plasmonic Terahertz Optoelectronics

Mona Jarrahi
Professor of Electrical & Computer Engineering, University of California Los Angeles
Monday, 30.10.2023, 11:00 am
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Generation and quantum dynamics of many-body entangled states in dissipative nanocavities

Dr. Alexey Belyanin
Texas A&M University, United States

Monday, 10.07.2023, 11:00 am
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Ultrafast currents created upon interaction of few-cycle lasers with solids

Dr. Vaclav Hanus
Wigner Research Centre for Physics, Budapest, Hungary

Thursday, 01.06.2023, 2:00 pm
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ETIT-OVE High-Profile Lecture Series “Quantenelektronik”

OVE and TU Wien
Monday, 08.05.2023. 5:00 - 7:00 pm
EI7, Gußhausstrasse 27- 29, 1040 Vienna
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Metamaterial cavity quantum electrodynamics

Dr. Fanqi Meng
Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main, Germany
Thursday, 30.03.2023, 3:00 pm
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Terahertz spectroscopy for quality control of printed electronics

Dr. Mariia Zhuldybina
École de Technologie Supérieure (ÉTS), Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Thursday, 23.02.2023, 2:00 pm
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Light-matter condensates: from physics research to Bose-enhanced chemistry

Dr. Anton V. Zasedatelev
University of Vienna

Thursday, 01.12.2022, 2:00 pm
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Nonlinear optics in multipass cells and dual-comb spectroscopy

Prof. Dr. Oleg Pronin
Helmut Schmidt Universität

Tuesday, 20.09.2022, 10:00 am
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Photoemission Electron Microscopy of Plasmonic Nanostructures

Dr.Florian Lackner
Technische Universität Graz
Thursday, 07.07.2022, 4:00 pm
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Mid-IR laser filaments for weather control

Dr. Valentina Shumakova
Technische Universität Wien, Austria

Thursday, 18.11.2021, 2:15 pm 
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Using nonlinear optics to image strain in 2D semiconductors

Dr. Lukas Mennel
Technische Universität Wien, Austria

Thursday, 14.10.2021, 2:15 pm 
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THz Wireless Communications: A Photonics Approach

Prof. Daniel Mittleman
Brown University, Providence, USA

Monday, 15.07.2019, 1:30 pm
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Optical Frequency Comb Spectroscopy

Oliver H. Heckl
University of Vienna
Tuesday, 04.06.2019, 11:15 am
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Dynamic Modelling of Quantum Cascade Lasers for Frequency Comb and Mode-Locking Operation

Christian Jirauschek
Computational Photonics Group, Technische Universität München

Friday, 12.04.2019, 2:00 pm
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Dielectric Effects and Multi-Particle Excitonic Complexes in Transition Metal Selenides

Sven Borghardt
Forschungszentrum Juelich GmbH

Friday, 05.04.2019, 11:00 am
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Non-equilibrium dynamics of a frustrated Mott insulator

Zhanybek Alpichshev
Institute of Science and Technology Austria (IST Austria)
Thursday, 04.04.2019, 2:00 pm
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Magneto-optics of IV-VI topological heterostructures

Gerald Bastard
Laboratoire Pierre Aigrain
Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris

Tuesday, 15.01.2019, 2:00 pm
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Ultra-strong coupling of Landau level transitions to metallic and superconducting THz metamaterials

Janine Keller
Institute for Quantum Electronics, ETH Zürich
Friday, 11.01.2019, 1:00 am
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OSA Lecture: Photonic crystal based thin film solar cells

Dr. Vijay Janyani
Malaviya National Institute of Technology (MNIT)
Monday, 02.07.2018, 2:00 pm

Massively parallel single-photon counting, time-resolved cameras: a versatile tool for quantum experiments

Prof. Edoardo Charbon
Chair of VLSI, AQUA Lab, EPFL Switzerland
Tuesday, 15.05.2018, 2:00 pm

Femtomagnetics: Critical behavior in 20 fs drives laser- induced non-equilibrium spin dynamics in Ni

Prof. Zhensheng Tao
Fudan University, Shanghai, China
Thursday, 26.04.2018, 1:30 am 


OSA Lecture: Current applications and future directions of light-based imaging technologies in the retinal imaging

Danuta Sampson
University of Western Australia (AUS)
Friday, 07.07.2017, 1:00 pm

OSA Lecture: Temporal magnification, compression, and cloaking of light

Prof. Alexander Gaeta
Columbia University (USA)
Wednesday, 07.06.2017, 4:00 pm 

Optics and plasmonics of Dirac and Weyl fermions

Alexey Belyanin
Texas A&M University, Dpt. of Physics & Astronomy (USA)
Tuesday, 30.05.2017, 4:00 pm


Probing molecular excitons with ultrafast nonlinear spectroscopy

Prof. Jacob Krich
University of Ottawa
Thursday, 02.06.2016, 2:00 pm

Electro-optic sampling of near-infrared waves and attosecond polarization spectroscopy

Giorgios Katsaros
Institute of Science and Technology Austria, Klosterneuburg
Friday, 15.04.2016, 2:00 pm

Electro-optic sampling of near-infrared waves and attosecond polarization spectroscopy

Nicholas Karpowicz
Max Planck Institut of Quantum Optics, Garching (DE)
Friday, 08.04.2016, 2:00 pm

The industrialisation of a LED headlamp with glass optics – a journey into exquisite automotive products

Stefan Gianordoli
Swareflex, Vienna
Friday, 11.03.2016, 2:00 pm



Prof. Georg Reider
Insitut für Photonik, Seminarraum CB EG 02
verpflichtend für alle Studierenden und neuen InstitutsmitarbeiterInnen!
Tuesday, 13.10.2015 2:00 pm

IR-On Seminar: Infrared optoelectronics using nitride semiconductors

Eva Monroy
CEA Grenoble, Frankreich
Friday, 26.06.2015, 1:30 pm

IR-On Seminar: Modelling and design of graphene-based applications in sensing and photodetection

Elefterios Lidorikis
University of Ioannia, Griechenland
Friday, 19.06.2015, 10:15 am

IR-On Seminar: Non-linear Optics with Quantum Cascade Lasers - THz Optical Sideband Generation

Sukhdeep Dhillon
LPA-ENS, Frankreich

Friday, 12.06.2015, 2:15 pm

IR-On Seminar: Review procedures in Nature Photonics

Noriaki Horiuchi
Associate Editor at Nature Photonics, Tokyo, Japan
Tuesday, 19.05.2015, 11:00 am 

IR-On Seminar: Biocompatible random lasing

Riccardo Sapienza
King's College, London, Großbritannien
Friday, 24.04.2015, 2:15 pm

Network Science: From structure to control

Albert-László Barabási
Ort: TU Wien-Freihaus, Hörsaal 5, 2. Stock, grüner Bereich
Monday, 13.04.2015, 5:30 pm


Prof. Georg Reider
Insitute of EMCE, Seminarraum im Altbau, Stiege 8, CF 0153
verpflichtend für alle Studierenden und neuen InstitutsmitarbeiterInnen!
Wednesday, 18.03.2015, 2:00 pm

IR-ON Workshop

16. - 17.04.2015
Traunkirchen, OÖ

IR-ON SEMINAR: Intersubband lineshape in cascade structures

Gérald Bastard
Institut für Photonik, Seminarraum EG CB 02
Friday, 23.01.2015, 2:15 pm


IMPRS- Workshop

24. - 26.November 2014
ÖAW Theatersaal, Sonnenfelsgasse 19, 1010 Wien

NextLite Seminar

Mikael Rechtsman
Friday, 16.01.2015, 2:00 – 4:00 pm

Alternative Materials and Concepts for Innovative Solar Technologies

DK Solids4Fun Gastvortrag
Prof. Dr. Christoph J. Brabec
i-MEET; Friedrich Alexander University, Erlangen-Nuremberg, Deutschland

Friday, 09.01.2015

Multiferroic: A Daydream?

DK Solids4Fun Gastvortrag
Prof. Dr. Maximilien Cazayous
Laboratoire Matériaux et Phénomènes Quantiques; Université Paris Diderot, Frankreich
Friday, 19.12.2014

Epitaxial Design and Spectroscopy of Low-Dimensional Electronic Materials with Spin-Controlled Properties

DK Solids4Fun Gastvortrag
Dr. Jörg Schäfer
Institute of Physics, Julius Maximilian University of Würzburg, Deutschland
Friday, 21.11.2014

IR-ON- Seminar: Modeling Quantum Cascade Lasers

Andreas Wacker
Mathematical Physics, Lund University, Schweden
Friday, 14.11.2014, 2:15 pm

Terahertz-based automated food analysis

Dimitiar G. Valchev
Department of Computer Systems and Technologies,University of Food Technologies, Bulgaria
Wednesday, 12.11.2014, 09:30 am

Electron Spin Resonance in Correlated Matter

DK Solids4Fun Gastvortrag
Dr. Hans-Albrecht Krug von Nidda
Institute of Physics, Augsburg University, Deutschland
Friday, 17.10.2014


Prof. Georg Reider
Insitut für Photonik, Seminarraum CB EG 02
Verpflichtend für alle Studierenden und neuen InstitutsmitarbeiterInnen!
Tuesday, 14.10.2014, 2:00 pm

NextLite-Seminar: Attosecond Science in Slow Motion

Alejandro Saenz
Humboldt University Berlin
Friday, 10.10.2014, 2:00 – 4:00 pm

Hosts for TM2+:II-VI active media: methods of growth and physical properties

Nazar Kovalenko
Institute for Single Crystals, Kharkov, Ukraine
Tuesday, 30.09.2014, 3:30 pm 

Liquid exfoliation of 2D materials: From scaleup to applications

Jonathan N. Coleman
School of Physics & CRANN, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Friday, 08.08.2014, 10:00 am

Synthesizing Designer Oxides as Thin Films – the Transition Metal Calls the Shots!

DK Solids4Fun Gastvortrag
Scott Chambers
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, USA

Friday, 06.06.2014, 2:30 pm

Intense Mid-IR Lasers for Driving Ultrafast Secondary Radiation Sources

Audrius Pugžlys
Institut für Photonik, TU Wien

Thursday, 15.05.2014, 4:00 pm 

Nanomagnetism: From Permanent Magnets to Atoms and Back

DK Solids4Fun Gastvortrag
Fernando Luis Vitalla
Department of Physics of Condensed Matter, Institute of Material Sciences of Aragón, University of Zaragoza, Spain
Friday, 9.05.2014, 2:30 pm

Two-dimensional Raman-terahertz spectroscopy of water

Janne Savolainen
Department of Chemistry, University of Zurich, Switzerland
Monday, 28.04.2014, 10:30 am

Charge Dynamics in Broken-Symmetry Correlated States

DK Solids4Fun Gastvortrag
Leonardo Degiorgi
Laboratory for Solid State Physics, ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Friday, 04.04.2014, 2:30 pm


Gemeinsames Symposium der SFBs Next-Lite & IR-ON

H.W. Hübers, DLR Berlin
Sahin Özdemir, Washington University, St.Louis
Tobias Kampfrath, Fritz Haber Institut, Berlin
Giulio Cerullo, Politecnico di Milano

Thursday - Friday, 13. - 14.03.2014


Metal-Dielectric Coatings for Biological Imaging on the Nanoscale

DK Solids4Fun Gastvortrag
Dr. Katrin Heinze
Research Center for Experimental Biomedicine, University of Würzburg, Germany
Friday, 24.01.2013, 2:30 pm

Interfacial Water at Biological and Inorganic Surfaces: Super Capacitors, Aqueous Lubrication and Possible Health Issues of Radio-Freuuency Radiation

Wiener Physikalisches Kolloquium
Roland NETZ
Fachbereich Physik, Freie Universität Berlin, Deutschland
Univ. Wien, Lise Meitner Hörsaal, Strudlhofgasse 4
Monday, 13.01.2013, 5:30 pm

Femtosecond Filamentation in Condensed Dielectric Media: from Ultraviolet to Mid- Infrared

Audrius Dubietis
Department of Quantum Electronics, Vilnius University
Thursday, 19.12.2013, 4:00 pm

Fukushima-Daichii Nuclear Power Plant Accident

Wiener physikalisches Kollosuium,
Department of Physics, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Univ. Wien, Lise Meitner Hörsaal, Strudlhofgasse 4
Monday, 16.12.2013, 5:30 pm

Theoretical methods to describe ultrafast photoinduced dynamics

Leticia González
Institute of Theoretical Chemistry, University of Vienna
Thursday, 05.12.2013, 4:00 pm 

Quantum Information Processing and Metrology Using Few Electron Spins in Solids

Wiener Physikalisches Kolloquium
Department of Physics, Harvard University, Cambridge/MA, USA
TU Wien-Freihaus, Hörsaal 5, 2. Stock, grüner Bereich
Monday, 25.11.2013, 5:30 pm

Microstructural Design and Architecture of Hard Coatings for Severe Applications: An
Experimental and Ab Initio Study

DK Solids4Fun Gastvortrag
Paul Heinz Mayrhofer
Chair of Materials Science, Technical University Vienna, Austria
Friday, 15.11.2013, 2:30 pm

Operando Spectroscopy: The Knowledge Bridge from Fundamental Understanding to
Industrial Application

DK Solids4Fun Gastvortrag
Miguel Bañares
Institute of Catalysis and Petrochemistry, Spanish Council for Scientific Research, Spain
Friday, 11.10.2013, 2:30 pm


Prof. Georg Reider
Insitut für Photonik, Seminarraum CB EG 02
Verpflichtend für alle neuen Institutsmitarbeiter!
Thursday, 10.10.2013, 4:00 pm

HgTe as a Topological Insulator

Wiener Physikalisches Kolloquium
Physics Institute EP 3, Würzburg University, Deutschland
TU Wien-Freihaus, Hörsaal 5, 2. Stock, grüner Bereich
Monday, 07.10.2013, 5:30 pm

Quantum nonlinear optics with optomechanical systems

Peter Rabl
Institute of Atomic and Subatomic Physics, TUW
Thursday, 27.06.2013, 4:15 pm

Two-Dimensional Electronic Spectroscopy: More insightful than you think

Craig Lincoln
Photonics Institute, TUW
Thursday, 20.06.2013, 4:15 pm

Semiconductor Lasers for High Speed Applications: Modeling and Simulation

Uwe Bandelow
Weierstrass-Institute for Applied Analysis and Stochastics (WIAS), Berlin
Friday, 07.06.2013, 2:00 pm 

Exploring similarities between classical and quantum systems

Wiener Physikalisches Kolloquium
Demitrios Christadoulides
CREOL, University of Central Florida

TU Wien-Freihaus, Hörsaal 5, 2. Stock, grüner Bereich
Monday, 27.05.2013, 5:30 pm


Prof. Georg Reider
Insitut für Photonik, Seminarraum CB EG 02
verpflichtend für alle neuen Institutsmitarbeiter!
Thursday, 23.05.2013 4:00 pm

The physics of nano-carbons explored by high resolution transmission electron microscopy

Jannik C. Meyer
Fakultät für Physik, Uni Wien
Friday, 17.05.2013, 2:00 pm 

CoQuS Guest Talk

Terry Rudolph
Imperial College London
Lecture Hall ATI, Stadionallee 2, 1020 Wien
Monday, 13.05.2013, 5:30 pm

The Quest for the Higgs boson at the LHC

Wiener Physikalisches Kolloquium
Jim Virdee
Imperial College London and CERN, Geneva

Location: University of Vienna, Lise-Meitner Hörsaal, Boltzmanngasse 5, 1st floor
Monday, 06.05.2013, 5:30 pm

Advanced Materials and Device Concepts for Semiconductor Lasers in the Near- to Far-Infrared

Markus C. Amann
Walter Schottky Institut, TU München

Friday, 03.05.2013, 2:00 pm 

Fibre-based platform for Functional Studies in Neurophotonics

Andrey B. Fedotov
International Laser Center, M. V .Lomonosov Moscow State University
Thursday, 25.04.2013, 4:15 pm 

Controlling photons in a box and exploring the quantum-classical boundary

Schrödinger Lectures
Serge Haroche (Nobel Prize in Physics 2012)
Ecole Normale Supérieure and Collège de France, Paris

Kuppelsaal of the TU Wien,
Karlsplatz 13, 1040 Vienna, Austria
Monday, 22.04.2013, 6:00 pm

Cooling and amplification of a vacuum-trapped nanoparticle

Wiener Physikalisches Kolloquium
Lukas Novotny
ETH Zürich
Univ. Wien, Lise Meitner Hörsaal, Strudlhofgasse 4
Monday, 15.04.2013, 5:30 pm

Optoelectronic Integrated Circuits

Horst Zimmermann
Institute of Electrodynamics, Microwave and Circuit Engineering, TU Wien
Thursday, 11.04.2013, 4:15 pm 

Terahertz quantum cascade lasers: from conventional to novel designs

Thomas Grange
Walter-Schottky-Institut, TU München
Thursday, 04.04.2013, 4:00 pm 

Rich cyclotron resonance structure in conventional and novel 2D systems

John Cerne
Department of Physics, University at Buffalo, State University of New York
Thursday, 21.02.2013, 4:15 pm 


Manipulation and detection of local and non-local entanglement with quanum dots

Wiener Physikalisches Kolloquium
Seigo Tarucha
Dept. of Appl. Physics, The University of Tokyo

Univ. Wien, Lise Meitner Hörsaal, Strudlhofgasse 4
Monday, 10.12.2012, 5:30 pm

Physicis at attoscale

Wiener Physikalisches Kolloquium
Paul Corkum

TU Wien-Freihaus, Hörsaal 5, 2. Stock, grüner Bereich
Monday, 19.11.2012, 5:30 pm

Two-dimensional semiconducting alternative to graphene:Single-Layer MoS2

Wiener Physikalisches Kolloquium
Andras Kis

Univ. Wien, Lise Meitner Hörsaal, Strudlhofgasse 4
Monday, 15.10.2012, 5:30 pm


Prof. Georg Reider
Insitut für Photonik, Seminarraum CB EG 02
verpflichtend für alle neuen Institutsmitarbeiter!
Thursday, 18.10.2012, 4:00 pm

Visualization of atomic and electronic motion by ultrafast single-electron diffraction

Peter Baum
Dept. of Applied Physics, Max-Planck-Institute für Quantenoptik and LMU München

Thursday, 13.09.2012, 16:15 pm


Two-Dimensional Electronic Sepctroscopy- From Basics to Applications Bio-Systems

Jürgen Hauer
Ultrafast Dynamics Group Faculty of Physics, University of Vienna
Thursday, 30.06.2011, 4:15 pm

Silicon photonic components for integrated biosensor arrays

Rainer Hainberger
AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH
Health & Environment Department, Nano Systems

Thursday, 16.06.2011, 4:15 pm

Imaging Molecules while Generating Attosecond Pulses

Stefan Häßler
Photonics Institute, TU Wien
Thursday, 09.06.2011, 4:15 pm

Novosibirsk terahertz free electron laser: facility, user stations, experimental highlights

Boris A. Knyazev
Budker Institute of Nuclear Physics, Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Science &Novosibirsk State University, Russia

Thursday, 19.05.2011, 4:15 pm

Investigation of Strong Laser Field-Induced Fragmentation Dynamics of Hydrocarbon Molecules using Coincidence Momentum Imaging

Stefan Roither
Photonics Institute, TU Wien
Thursday, 24.03.2011, 4:00 pm

Development of an Optical Microphone without Membrane

Balthasar Fischer
Photonics Institute, TU Wien
Thursday, 17.03.2011, 4:00 pm

Investigation of attosecond ionization dynamics in gases and solids with intense few-cycle laser pulses

Alexander Mitrofanov
Photonics Institute, Technische Universität Wien
Thursday, 03.03.2011, 4:00 pm

Ultrafast dynamics of molecules in intense laser fields studied by coincidence momentum imaging and gas electron diffraction

Kaoru Yamanouchi
Department of Chemistry, School of Science, University of Tokyo, Japan
Host: A.Baltuska
Friday, 11.02.2011, 2:00 pm

Infrared laser gain material: from InGaAs quantum cascades to Ge on Silicon

Hans Sigg
Paul Scherrer Institut, Villigen-PSI, Switzerland
Host: K. Unterrainer
Friday, 14.01.2011, 2:00 pm


AnkündigungTheory of electron dynamics and THz gain in nanowire-based quantum cascade laser

Thomas Grange
Walter Schottky Institut, Technische Universität München
Host: K. Unterrainer
Friday, 10.12.2010,  2:00 pm

Terahertz quantum cascade lasers: physics and applications

Miriam Serena Vitiello
(National Research Council (CNR) – IFAC, Florence (Italy), NEST, CNR - NANO and Scuola Normale Superiore, Pisa,(Italy), CNR- IFN and Physics Department University of Bari, Bari (Italy))
Host: K. Unterrainer
Friday, 03.12.2010, 11:00 am

IR Assisted Photoionization of Atoms by Attosecond XUV Pulses

Xiao-Min Tong
Center for Computational Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Japan
Friday, 26.11.2010, 2:00 pm

Recent Advances in Nonlinear Optical Crystals for Mid-IR and THz Generation

Peter G. Schunemann
BAE Systems, Inc., NH, USA
Friday, 24.09.2010, 2:00 pm

New source of ultra-broadband mid-IR frequency combs based on subharmonic optical parametric oscillation

K. L. Vodopyanov
E.L. Ginzton Laboratory, Stanford University, USA
Tuesday, 21.09.2010, 4:00 pm

Terahertz quantum-cascade lasers: Photonics or electronics?

Alexander Benz
Photonics Institute, TU Wien
Thursday, 01.07.2010, 4:00 pm

The All-Diode Pumped Petawatt-Class Laser POLARIS and Future Trend in Diode Pumped High-Energy Laser Systems

Joachim Hein
IOQ Friedrich-Schiller Universität Jena
Host: A.Baltuska
Friday, 25.06.2010, 2:00 pm

Femto- second spectroscopy: Looking inside a quantum cascade laser at work

Wolfgang Parz
Photonics Institute, TU Wien
Thurday, 24.06.2010, 4:00 pm

Femtosecond opto-magnetism: A key to novel mechanisms of spin reorientation

A. V. Kimel
Institute for Molecules and Materials, Radboud University Nijmegen, Netherlands
Host: A.Baltuska
Thursday, 17.06.2010, 4:00 pm 

Filling a hole in a molecule – a 1 fsec movie

Misha Ivanov
Imperial College London
Host: A.Baltuska
Thursday, 10.06.2010, 4:00 pm 

Ultrafast charge migration following ionization driven by electron correlation and relaxation

Lorenz Cederbaum
Physikalisch-Chemisches Institut, Universität Heidelberg
Host: A.Baltuska
Wednesday, 02.06.2010, 2:00 pm

High energy THz pulse generation by tilted pulse front excitation and its applications

János Hebling
Institute of Physics, University of Pécs, Hungary
Host: K.Unterrainer
Friday, 28.05.2010, 2:00 pm

Toward TW-Peak-Power Single-Cycle IR Fields for Attosecond Physics and High-Field Science

Oliver D. Mücke
Photonics Institute, TU Wien
Thursday, 27.05.2010, 4:15 pm

Strong Interactions in Multimode Random Lasers

Stefan Rotter
TU Wien, Institut für Theoretische Physik
Host: K.Unterrainer
Thursday, 06.05.2010, 4:15 pm

Superlenses for fluorescence imaging beyond the diffraction limit

Katrin Heinze
IMP - Research Institute of Molecular Pathology
Host: K.Unterrainer
Thursday, 15.04.2010, 4:15 pm

Laser Ignition of Engines – a Status Report

Ernst Wintner
Photonics Institute, TU Wien
Thursday, 25.03.2010, 4:15 pm

The pursuit race of the two lasers: Ti:Sapphire vs. Cr:ZnSe

Evgeni Sorokin
Photonics Institute, TU Wien
Thursday, 11.03.2010, 4:00 pm

Quantum devices with a cavity-embedded two-dimensional electron gas

Cristiano Ciuti
Université Paris Diderot
Host: K.Unterrainer
Friday, 23.04.2010, 2:00 pm

Carbon-based optoelectronics

Thomas Müller
IBM & TU Wien, Institut für Photonik
Host: K.Unterrainer
Friday, 26.03.2010, 2:00 pm

The science and technology of Quantum Cascade Lasers

Federico Capasso
Robert Wallace Professor of Applied Physics, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University
Freihaus Hs. 6, Wiedner Hauptstr. 8, A 1040 Wien, Turm A, grüner Bereich, 2. OG
Tuesday, 16.03.2010, 4:00 pm

Modeling of THz QCLs: Carrier transport and carrier-light coupling

Christian Jirauschek
Institute for Nanoelectronics, Technische Universität München
Host: K.Unterrainer
Friday, 05.03.2010, 2:00 pm

Attosecond electron wave packets

Kenneth Schafer
Department of Physics and Astronomy, Louisiana State University
Host: J.Burgdörfer
Thursday, 04.02.2010, 2:00 pm

Measurement of ultrafast hydrogen migration dynamics of hydrocarbon molecules induced by intense laser fields

Huailiang Xu
Department of Chemistry, School of Science, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Host: A.Baltuska
Friday, 29.01.2010, 2:00 pm

Dimensionality dependence of the energy relaxation in quantum heterostructures

G. Bastard and R. Ferreira
Host: K.Unterrainer
Friday, 22.01.2010, 2:00 pm

Searching for Massless Dirac Fermions in Flatland

Caglar Girit
University of California at Berkeley, Department of Physics, Condensed Matter Physics
Host: K.Unterrainer
Thursday, 21.01.2010, 4:00 pm

Fast electron migration: A universal phenomenon under XFEL and attosecond light pulses

Jan-Michael Rost
MPI for the Physics of Complex Systems, Dresden
Host: J.Burgdörfer
Friday, 15.01.2010. 2:00 pm


Filamentation Optical Physics

See Leang Chin
Laval University,Quebec
Friday, 04.12.2009, 2:00 pm

FAST - Femtosecond - Attosecond Science - Technology: Manipulating Electrons with Lasers

André D.Bandrauk
Canada Research Chair,Computational Chemistry & Molecular PhotonicsUniversité de Sherbrooke, Quebec
Friday, 20.11.2009, 2:00 pm

Surface plasmons meet organic optoelectronics

Joachim R. Krenn
Institute of Physics, University of Graz, Institute for Nanostructured Materials and Photonics, Joanneum Research, Weiz
Host: G. Strasser
Thursday, 13.11.2009, 2:00 pm

Plasmas oscillations and the generation and detection of THz radiation

Hartmunt Roskos
Physikalisches Institut, Johann Goethe Universität, Frankfurt/Main
Host: K.Unterrainer
Friday, 23.10.2009, 2:00 pm

Numerical and model studies of perturbed Landau states in a  quantum well

Y. Chen, N. Regnault, R. Ferreira and G. Bastard
Laboratoire Pierre Aigrain, E.N.S. & C.N.R.S., Paris (France)

Host: K.Unterrainer
Thursday, 28.05.2009, 4:00 pm

Intraband transitions in QD’s : probing the energy levels, relaxation and decoherence of polaron

Gerald Bastard
Ecole Normale Superieure, Paris
Thursday, 15.01.2009, 4:00 pm


Probing Semiconductors with THz emission

James N. Heyman
Macalester College, St. Paul, MN, USA
Host: K.Unterrainer
Thursday, 17.04.2008, 4:00 pm

Frontier fiber lasers

Martin Fermann
Host: A.Baltuska
Friday, 07.03.2008, 2:00 pm

Optical properties of carbon nanotubes

Tony F Heinz
David M. Rickey
Departments of Electrical Engineering and Physics, Columbia University NYC, NY

Host: G.Reider
Thursday, 06.03.2008, 11:00 am

Dental tissue characterization by infrared spectroscopy

L. Bachmann
Departamento de Fisica e Matematica, Universidade de Sao Paulo, Brazil

Host: E.Wintner
Thursday, 24.01.2008, 4:15 pm


Gain guided, index antiguided optical fiber lasers

A. E. Siegman
McMurtry Professor of Engineering Emeritus, Stanford University
Host: E.Sorokin
Tuesday, 04.12.2007, 10:00 am

Some quantum-gas physics beyond Gross-Pitaevskii

Ofir Alon
University of Heidelberg
Host: A.Scrinzi
Friday, 23.11.2007, 10:30 am

Qubits in Nanostructures

Leo Kouwenhoven
Kavli Institute of Nanoscience, Faculty of Applied Sciences Delft University of Technology, Netherlands
Technische Universität Wien, Freihaus Hörsaal 6 (Turm A, grüner Bereich, 2. Stock) Wiedner Hauptstr. 8-10, A-1040 Wien
Monday, 19.11.2007, 5:30 pm

JE HELLER DESTO BESSER - The Physics of X-Ray Lasers/Xe(L) at λ ~ 2.8 Ǻ

Charles Kirkham Rhodes Albert A. Michelson
Professor of Physics University of Illinois at Chicago
Host: G.Reider
Thursday, 18.10.2007, 4:15 pm

Alloy scattering in quantum cascade lasers

Gerald Bastard
Ecole Normale Superieure, Departement de Physique, Paris
Host: K.Unterrainer
Thursday, 12.10.2007, 4:00 pm

Laser Terahertz Emission Microscope

Prof. Masayoshi
Tonouchi Institute of Laser Endineering, Osanka University, Osaka, Japan
Host: K.Unterrainer
Friday, 28.09.2007, 11:00 am

Femtosecond laser based Photonic device fabrication

Alexander Fürbach
Centre for Ultrahigh Bandwidth Devices for Optical Systems, Macquarie University, Sydney
Host: G.Reider
Thursday, 28.06.2007, 4:15 pm

Laser electron acceleration in the relativistic regime

Michael Geissler
Centre for Plasma Physics, Department of Physics and Astronomy, Queen’s University Belfast
Host: G.Reider 
Thursday, 14.06.2007, 4:15 pm

Biomedical imaging using optical coherence tomography

James G. Fujimoto
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, USA
Host: I.Sorokina
Wednesday, 13.06.2007, 4:15 pm

Electrons in nanostructures - one-by-one.

Klaus Ensslin
Laboratorium für Festkörperphysik der ETH Zürich
Technische Universität Wien,Freihaus Hörsaal 1 (Turm C, roter Bereich, 1. Obergeschoß)
Wiedner Hauptstr. 8-10, A-1040 Wien
Monday, 11.06.2007, 5:30 pm

Vacancy-enhanced ferromagnetism in ion-doped crystals

Wai-Yim Ching
University of Missouri-Kansas City, USA
Host: E.Sorokin
Thursday, 10.05.2007, 4:00 pm


High-resolution LCDs as new optical tools in biomedical research

Monika Ritsch–Marte
Medizinische Universität Innsbruck
Host: K.Unterrainer
Thursday, 23.11.2006, 4:00 pm

Fighting „decoherence“ in rotationally hot diatomic molecule

Misha Ivanov
Univ. of Waterloo und National Research Council Ottawa, Canada
Host: E.Sorokin
Friday, 03.11.2006, 10:00 am

Alloy scattering in quantum cascade lasers

Gerald Bastard
Ecole Normale Superieure, Departement de Physique, Paris
Host: K.Unterrainer
Thursday, 12.10.2006, 4:00 pm

Engineering Rydberg wavepackets

Barry Dunning
Department of Physics and Astronomy Rice University, Houston, Texas / USA
Host: J.Burgdörfer
Friday, 15.09.2006, 2:30 pm

Nonlinear-optical transformations of ultrashort laser pulses in photonik -crystal fibers

A.M. Zheltikov
Physics Department, International Laser Center , M.V.Lomonosov State University
Host: M.Kitzler
Tuesday, 25.07.2006, 10:00 am

Uranium enrichment methods

Eva Gyane
Int. Atomic Energy Agency, Vienna
Host: G.Reider
Thursday, 08.06.2006, 4:00 pm  

Optical spectroscopy of single self-assembled InAs/GaAs quantum dots

Elisabeth Magerl
Institut für Photonik, TU Wien

Thursday, 18.05.2006, 4:00 pm

2. IR-On Workshop

Info: www.ir-on.at
Friday, 12.05.2006, 09:00 am


Evgeni Sorokin
Institut für Photonik, TU Wien

Friday, 31.03.2006, 10:15 am

Atoms in intense laser and soft X-Ray pulses

University of Tokyo
Host: J.Burgdörfer
Friday, 24.03.2006, 3:00 pm

Quantum-mechanical designed coherent THz sources

Alexander Benz
TU Wien, Institut für Photonik
Thursday, 30.03.2006, 4:15 pm

Laserzündung von Verbrennungsmotoren
Grundlegende Laser- und Zündoptik- Entwicklungen, Motorenanwendung und optische Diagnostik

Martin Weinrotter
TU Wien, Institut für Photonik
Thursday, 16.03.2006, 4:00 pm


Laser-induced phase-structure modification of glass-ceramics: new possibilities to form micromaterials and microcomponents

Vadim P.Veiko
Laser based Technologies & Applied Ecology Department, St. Petersburg State University of Information Technologies, Mechanics & Optics, St. Petersburg, Russia
Host: E.Wintner
Wednesday, 19.10.2005, 10:00 am

Development of a hybrid TW laser system and its applications

Nilson Dias Vieira
University of Sao Paulo , Brasil
Host: E.Wintner
Friday, 16.09.2005, 10:00 am

Lasers in Caries Diagnosis and Prevention

Denise Maria Zezell
Center for Lasers and Applications- IPEN/CNEN-SP, Sao Paulo, Brasil
Host: E.Wintner
Friday, 09.09.2005, 10:00 am

Ultrafast All-Optical Devices Based on Semiconductor Nano - and Quantum-Structures for Photonic Telecommunication Applications

Osamu Wada
Department of  Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Kobe University, Kobe, Japan
Host: K.Unterrainer
Thursday, 01.09.2005, 2:00 pm

Von Festkörperphotonik zu Nanophotonik : Bridging the Gap

Irina Sorokina
Technische Universität Wien, Austria
Host:  A.Schmidt
Wednesday, 08.06.2005, 10:00 am

Absorption spectroscopy of single self-assembled InGaAs quantum dots

Ruth Oulton
Universität Dortmund , Experimentelle Physik II
Host: K.Unterrainer
Friday, 20.05.2005, 11:00 am

Experiments with ultracold molecules and molecular quantum gases

Hannes-Christoph Nägerl
Institut für Experimentalphysik, Universität Innsbruck
Host: E.Sorokin
Wednesday, 11.05.2005, 10:00 am

Relativistische Laserplasmen

Georg Pretzler
Heinrich-Heine-Universität Düsseldorf, Germany
Host: A.Schmidt
Friday, 20.05.2005, 2:00 pm

Physik mit ultrakurzen und intensiven Lichtfeldern

Heinrich Schwoerer
Universitat Jena, Germany
Host: A.Schmidt
Thursday, 19.05.2005, 2:00 pm

Development of intense phase-stable laser sources for high-field physics

Andrius Baltuska
Max-Planck- Institut für Quantenoptik , Garching , Germany
Host: A.Schmidt
Wednesday, 18.05.2005, 2:00 pm

Zeitaufgelöste Röntgenspektroskopie

Christian Spielmann
Universität Würzburg, Germany
Host: A.Schmidt
Tuesday, 17.05.2005, 2:00 pm

Extreme nonlinear optics: new science at the high intensity ultrafast frontier

Thomas Brabec
University of Ottawa , Canada
Host: A.Schmidt
Friday, 29.04.2005, 2:00 pm

Erzeugung ultrakurzer Laserpulse und kohärente Kontrolle über Atome

Jens Biegert
ETH Zürich, Switzerland
Host: A.Schmidt
Thursday, 28.04.2005, 2:00 pm

Quanten-Kryptographie und wie man sie (vielleicht) knacken kann

K. Svozil
Inst. f. Theoretische Physik, TU Wien
Host: G.Reider
Wednesday, 16.03.2005, 10:00 - 11:30 am

New light from gallium arsenide: micro-structured GaAs for mid-IR and THz-wave generation

K.L. Vodopyanov
Ginzton Lab, Stanford University , USA
Host: I. Sorokina  
Friday, 11.02.2005, 10:00 - 12:00 am

Coherent X-Rays and 80% Efficient Diodes for Advanced Laser Systems

C. Martin Stickley
Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency Microsystems Technology Office, Arlington, Virginia, USA
Host: M. Lezius
Thursday, 10.02.2005, 10:00 - 12:00 am

Research on High Power Solid-State Laser Technologies at the US Army Research Laboratory

Larry Merkle
Optics Branch, US Army Research Laboratory
Host: I. Sorokina
Thursday, 10.02.2005, 09:00-10:00 am

Use of Mid-IR Tunable Sources for Medical and Spectroscopic Applications

Ramesh Shori
Univ. California , Los Angeles , USA
Host: I. Sorokina
Friday, 04.02.2005, 10:00 - 12:00 am