Graduate Student Symposium and Rice Lab Tours

In celebrating the 50th anniversary of the invention of the laser, a Graduate Student Symposium will be organized to introduce students to modern technologies and applications of lasers. This symposium will be held on Tuesday, May 25th, in Herzstein 210 on the campus of Rice University.

The registration fee for the symposium is $50.00 and can be paid through the registration link to the APS. A complimentary box lunch will be provided to all participants. The lab tours are open to all participants of the DAMOP/DAMPΦ meeting.


9:00 - 10:15 am Vanderlei
Applications of Laser in Life Science:
new techniques for diagnostic and treatment
of cancer and microbiological control
10:15 - 10:45 am Coffee break
10:45 - 12:00 pm Zheng-Tian Lu Laser Spectroscopy and Atom Trap in
Trace Analysis for Earth Science
12:00 - 1:15 pm Lunch
1:15 - 2:30 pm Jun Ye Precision Measurement Meets Ultrafast Science
2:30 - 3:45 pm Todd Ditmire Ultra-Intense Lasers and Their Applications
4:00 - 6:00 pm Rice AMO Lab Tours (Dunning, Hulet, Killian)

Symposium and Lab Tours Directions can be downloaded here.