Topics

Laser-Assisted Micro- and Nanotechnologies

  • physical fundamentals of laser–based microtechnologies, modelling and quantitative analysis;
  • precision laser microshaping: cutting, drilling etc;
  • local laser modification of different materials composition and properties;
  • laser surface microstructuring;
  • laser melting, welding and soldering of microcomponents including plastics and glasses;
  • laser-based methods of photonics components fabrication;
  • laser forming;
  • laser processing of thin films;
  • femtosecond laser microshaping;
  • femtosecond laser surface and bulk microstructuring;
  • pulsed laser deposition including local laser-plasma deposition of thin films;
  • laser nano-engineering;
  • laser trimming of electronic and optical components, mask saving;
  • laser technology for MEMs and fluidic devices;
  • physical, optical and computer feed-backs on laser microtechnologies;
  • ultrashort laser pulses based micro- and nanotechnologies;
  • in-situ measurements of laser processing properties;
  • laser and optical devices and laser systems for microtechnologies;
  • physical conceptions of laser cleaning of solid surfaces;
  • applications of laser cleaning in mechanical engineering (cleaning pipes, removal of surface layers and coatings, cleaning cutting edges, etc.);
  • laser decontamination of radioactive polluted surfaces;
  • laser cleaning of historical and cultural artefacts;
  • advanced applications of phase-change phenomena in optical materials and memory alloys.

Laser-Matter Interaction

  • mechanisms of laser heating, structural and phase transitions in condensed matter;
  • nonlinear optical effects in  matter under intensive laser irradiation;
  • physical mechanisms of laser damage of optical materials and elements;
  • laser–induced surface phenomena;
  • laser-matter interaction in the near-field optics;
  • mechanisms and regularities of laser ablation;
  • instabilities and self–organization processes under laser conditioning;
  • adsorption and orientation of organic molecules on surfaces;
  • interaction of ultra short laser pulses with a matter;
  • electronic and optical properties of nanostructures;
  • interaction of light with clusters and nanostructures;
  • ultra fast dynamics of plasmon excitations in nanostructures;
  • ultrafast laser heating, melting and ablation;
  • laser-induced reversible structural transformations in solids;
  • photo-induced crystallization and  amorphisation.

Сonference for young scientists, engineers and students “Intensive Laser Actions and Applications”

  • physical fundamentals of laser–based microtechnologies, modelling and quantitative analysis;
  • precision laser microshaping: cutting, drilling etc;
  • local laser modification of different materials composition and properties;
  • laser melting, welding and soldering of microcomponents including plastics;
  • pulsed laser deposition including local laser-plasma deposition of thin films;
  • laser and optical devices and laser systems for microtechnologies;
  • mechanisms of laser heating, structural and phase transitions in condensed matter;
  • nonlinear optical effects in  matter under intensive laser irradiation;
  • physical mechanisms of laser damage of optical materials and elements;
  • laser–induced surface phenomena;
  • electronic and optical properties of nanostructures.

 

Workshop “Intensive Laser Actions in Biology and Medicine"

  • light- tissue interaction;
  • mechanisms of laser-tissue interaction; 
  • laser-induced surface reactions;
  • laser printing of living sells;
  • photo-dynamics therapy;
  • optical coherence tomography and its application;
  • laser action on cartilage tissues;
  • laser–induced biotissue regeneration;
  • selective laser photothermolisis and its applications;
  • surgical and other laser applications;
  • subablative laser processing of biotissues;
  • adaptive laser for tissue processing;
  • ultrafast lasers for bio-medical applications;
  • laser modifications of biotissues;
  • optical diagnostics;
  • structural (micro and nano structural) investigations.

Workshop “ Laser Cleaning and Artworks Conservation"

  • all industrial laser cleaning including laser decontamination from radioactive pollutions;
  • laser cleaning of artworks, including
    • laser cleaning of stone, metals, wood, paper, parchments, painted surfaces;
    • recent advances: remote cleaning, laser pulse duration effects, and other;
  • analysis of composition and structural diagnostics by nondesstructive testing techniques, including
    • laser spectroscopic techniques: optical (LIF, LIBS, Raman) and mass spectrometric (LMS);
    • interferometric techniiques: double exposure holography, speckle interferometry, optical coherence tomography and other;
    • 3-D laser and fringe-pattern projection scanning;
    • multicolor and terahertz imaging;
    • IR thermography, imaging and testing;
  • case studies and projects presentations
    • practical methodologies;
    • European and other projects.