Programme

Wednesday 5 April

08:00

Registration
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Novel Materials of THz Applications

Chair: M S Vitiello, NEST, Istituto Nanoscienze CNR and Scuola Normale Superiore, Italy

09:00

Time-resolved multi-THz studies of single crystal hybrid halide perovskites
D Cooke, McGill, Canada

09:15

Adsorption energy of physisorbed oxygen molecules on 2D materials measured by laser terahertz emission microscopy
M Tonouchi, Osaka University, Japan

09:30

Shining light on the scattering mechanisms influencing electron mobility in modulation-doped core-shell GaAs/AlGaAs nanowires
J Boland, University of Oxford, UK

09:45

Light-induced out of equilibrium terahertz plasmonics in Bi2Se3 topological insulator
F Giorgianni, Paul Scherrer Institut, Switzerland

10:00

Refreshments and exhibition
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Session: QCLs 2

Chair: J Faist, ETH Zurich, Switzerland

10:30

Multi-THz Sideband Generation on an optical telecom carrier at room temperature
S Houver, CNRS - Laboratoire Pierre Aigrain, France

10:45

Dispersion and mode control of broadband terahertz quantum cascade lasers
J Darmo, TU Wien, Austria

11:00

Gas spectroscopy with integrated frequency monitoring, through self-mixing in a terahertz quantum-cascade laser
A Valavanis, University of Leeds, UK

11:15

Bolometric detection of terahertz quantum cascade lasers with graphene-plasmonic antenna arrays
R Degl'Innocenti, University of Cambridge, UK

11:30

THz metal-insulator-metal disk resonators coupled to semiconductor quantum wells
C G Derntl, TU Wien, Austria

11:45

Non-invasive measurement of absolute leaf water content with terahertz quantum cascade lasers
L Baldacci, CNR Istituto Nanoscienze, Italy

12:00

Lunch and exhibition
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14:00

Poster session 2
North Cloisters

 

Session: THz sources

Chair: Tobias Kampfrath, Fritz Harber Institute, Germany

15:00

(Invited) Terahertz linear acceleration for compact electron and x-ray sources
F Kärtner, DESY and University of Hamburg, Germany

15:30

Efficient spintronic terahertz emitters based on epitaxial grown Fe/Pt layer structures
R Beigang, University of Kaiserslautern, Germany

15:45

Prospects of highly efficient semiconductor contact-grating THz pulse sources
J Fülöp, University of Pécs, Hungary

16:00

Intense THz field generation via two-color filamentation in air at 1 kHz
Y Yoo, University of Maryland, USA

16:15

High-harmonic generation in monolayer materials
N Yoshikawa, Kyoto University, Japan

 

Session: Plenary Session II

Chair: M S Vitiello, NEST, Istituto Nanoscienze CNR and Scuola Normale Superiore, Italy

16:30

(Plenary) Metaoptics: from the visible to the mid-IR
Federico Capasso, Harvard University, USA

17:10

Refreshments and exhibition
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Session: THz spectroscopy II

Chair: A Nahata, University of Utah, USA

17:45

Terahertz fingerprints of cancer DNA
J H Son, University of Seoul, Korea, Republic of (South Korea)

18:00

Measurements and simulation of skin occlusion effects using THz pulsed imaging
E Pickwell-MacPherson, CUHK, Hong Kong

18:15 

Terahertz-induced modulation of liquid water and other liquids
P Zalden, European XFEL and University of Hamburg, Germany

18:30 

Soft desorption from the hydrogen bonded solids using intense THz pulses
M Nagai, Osaka University, Japan

18:45

Molphoogical changes of polymers induced by intense THz pulses
H Hoshina, RIKEN, Japan

19:00

Differentiating benign and malignant breast tissue using a handheld Terahertzprobe
V Wallace, University of Western Australia, Australia 

19:15

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Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline: EXTENDED
    12 December 2016
  • Early registration deadline:
    3 February 2017
  • Registration deadline:
    24 March 2017

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