Committee Members

International Advisory Board

Friedhelm Dorsch, TRUMPF Laser- und Systemtechnik GmbH, Ditzingen, Germany
Thomas Graf, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany
Paul Hilton, TWI Ltd., Great Abington, Cambridge, Great Britain
Tony Hoult, IPG Photonics, Santa Clara, CA, USA
Stefan Kaierle, Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V., Hannover, Germany
Dietmar Kracht, Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V., Hannover, Germany
Lin Li, The Univ. of Manchester, Manchester, Great Britain
Xinbing Liu, Panasonic Boston Laboratory Newton, MA, USA
Henrikki Pantsar, Valoe, Canton, MI, USA
Rajesh Patel, Spectra Physics, Santa Clara, CA, USA
Kunihiko Washio, Paradigm Laser Research Ltd., Machida, Tokyo, Japan
Rongshi Xiao, Beijing University of Technology, Beijing, People’s Republic of China
Jianhua Yao, Zhejiang University of Technology, Hangzhou, People’s Republic of China
Minlin  Zhong, Tsinghua University, Beijing, People’s Republic of China

Laser Materials Processing Committee

Milan Brandt, RMIT Univ., Bundoora, Victoria, Australia
Craig Bratt, Fraunhofer USA - Center for Coatings and Laser Applications, Plymouth, MI, USA
Frank Brueckner, Fraunhofer IWS, Dresden, Germany
Paul Denney, Lincoln Electric Company, Cleveland, OH, USA
Yingchun Guan, Beihang University, Singapore
Keith Johnson, Kondex Corporation, Lomira, WI, USA
Seiji Katayama, Osaka Univ., Ibaraki, Osaka, Japan
Ingomar Kelbassa, RWTH Aachen Univ., Aachen, Germany
Annett Klotzbach, Fraunhofer IWS, Dresden, Germany
Wolfgang Knapp, Coopération Laser Franco-Allemande (CLFA) Fraunhofer ILT, Paris, France
Markus Kogel-Hollacher, Precitec Optronik GmbH/Precitec GmbH & Co. KG, Neu-Isenburg, Germany
JP Lavoie, Coherent, Inc., Santa Clara, CA, USA
M. Angeles Montealegre, AIMEN- Technology Centre, Porrino, Spain
Juan Pou, Univ. de Vigo, Vigo, Spain
Barbara Previtali, Politecnico Di Milano, Milano, Italy
Antti Salminen, Lappeenranta Univ. of Technology, Lappeenranta, Finland
Geoff Shannon, Amada Miyachi America Inc., Monrovia, CA, USA
Anja Techel, Fraunhofer IWS, Dresden, Germany
Joerg Volpp, BIAS, Bremen, Germany

Laser Microprocessing Committee

Neil Ball, Directed Light Inc., San Jose, CA, USA
Corey Dunsky, Concept Laser, Inc., Los Gatos, CA, USA
Jack Gabzdyl, SPI Lasers, Southampton, , Great Britain
Bo Gu, Bos Photonics, North Andover, MA, USA
Rui Guo, GE Healthcare, Waukesha, WI, USA
Aravinda Kar, CREOL, The College of Optics and Photonics, Univ. of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA
Nam Seong Kim, Lutronic, Goyang, South Korea
Petri Laakso, VTT, Lappeenranta, Finland
Andres Lasagni, Fraunhofer IWS, Dresden, Germany
Eric Mottay, Amplitude Systemes, Pessac, France
Yasuhiro Okamoto, Okayama University, Okayama, Japan
Alexander Olowinsky, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen, Germany
Yasu Osako, ESI, Portland, OR, USA
Michael Schmidt, Bayerisches Laserzentrum GmbH, Erlangen, Germany
Rudolf Weber, IFSW, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart, Germany

Nanomanufacturing Committee

Craig Arnold, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ, USA
Tommaso Baldacchini, Technology and Applications Center, Newport Corporation, Irvine, CA, USA
Boris Chichkov, Leibniz University Hannover and Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V., Hannover, Germany
Nick Fang, MIT, Cambridge, MA, USA
Costas Grigoropoulos, University of California - Berkeley, Berkeley, CA, USA
Changzhi Gu, The Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, People's Republic of China
Peter Herman, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Yoshiro Ito, Nagaoka University of Technology, Nagaoka, Japan
Sungho Jeong, Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology, Gwangju, South Korea
Lan Jiang, Beijing Institute of Technology, Beijing, People's Republic of China
Udo Klotzbach, Fraunhofer Institute Material and Beam Technology, Dresden, Germany
Yuankun Lin, University of North Texas, Denton, TX, USA
Etsuji Ohmura, Osaka University, Suita, Osaka, Japan
Edward Rea, Coherent, Inc., Santa Clara, CA, USA
Xinwei Wang, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, USA
Minlin Zhong, Tsinghua University, Beijing, People’s Republic of China
Yunshen Zhou, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE, USA