The topics of the workshop include:

  • Dynamical phenomena in semiconductor lasers (feedback phenomena, optical injection, noise)
  • Short wavelengths lasers (UV, violet, blue, green, red lasers, frequency doubled lasers)
  • Long wavelengths lasers (quantum cascade lasers, interband cascade lasers)
  • Photonic crystal semiconductor lasers, nanoscale semiconductor lasers
  • All-optical processing using semiconductor lasers and amplifiers
  • Novel material systems, structures, and technologies
  • Short pulse lasers and mode-locked lasers
  • Semiconductor laser comb generation
  • Optical millimeter wave generation
  • Semiconductor optical amplifiers
  • Lasers for telecommunication
  • Laser physics and modelling
  • Photonic integrated circuits
  • Laser integrated devices
  • Surface emitting lasers
  • High power lasers
  • High-speed lasers
  • Lasers on silicon

European Semiconductor Laser Workshop

Bryan Kelleher, Department of Physics, University College Cork and Tyndall National Institute,