Thursday, April 11, 2019 / TIVOLI, Aachen

Lectures are presented in English and German with simultaneous interpreting.

Status: December 2018



9:00   Advanced Photon Sources – Multi-kW Femtosecond Lasers for Disruptive Applications
Hans-Dieter Hoffmann, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)
9:30   Enhancements of Ultrashort Pulse Laser Performances and Application Examples in Industry
Dr. Keming Du, EdgeWave GmbH, Würselen (D)
10:00 Operating Principle of Opto Parametric Amplifiers and their Potential for Industrial Applications
Ulrich Höchner, Light Conversion Ltd., Vilnius (LT)
10:30 Coffee Break / Tabletop-Exhibition
11:00 Design of Multibeam Optics for High Throughput Parallel Processing
Oskar Hofmann, RWTH Aachen University – TOS, Aachen (D)
11:30 Optimized Laser Material Processing with Tailored Focal Intensity Distributions
Dr. Ulrike Fuchs, asphericon GmbH, Jena (D)
12:00 XL SCAN – A Solution for Extra-Large Scan Fields
Dr. Holger Schlüter, SCANLAB GmbH, Puchheim (D)
12:30 Lunch / Tabletop-Exhibition


13:30 Additive Manufacturing by Means of Ultrashort Pulsed Laser Radiation
Prof. Stefan Nolte, Fraunhofer IOF, Jena (D)
14:00 Smart Ultrafast Laser Processing with Rotating Beam- Laser Micro Drilling, Cutting and Turning
Florian Lendner, GFH GmbH, Deggendorf (D)
14:30 X-Ray Emission during Laser Processing with Ultrashort Laser Pulses
Dr. Jörn Bonse, Bundesanstalt für Materialforschung und -prüfung (BAM), Berlin (D)
15:00 Coffee Break/ Tabletop-Exhibition
15:30 Are Galvo Scanners Flexible Enough for Processing on Moving 3D Objects?
Dr. Oliver Suttmann, LZH - Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V., Hannover (D)
16:00 Advanced Beam Management: Combination of Beam Shaping and Beam Splitting for High-Power fs Laser Cutting and Drilling Applications
Dr. Jose Antonio Ramos de Campos, LASEA S.A., Angleur (B)
16:30 Perspectives and Challenges for High Power Ultrafast Laser Processing
Dr. Arnold Gillner, Fraunhofer ILT, Aachen (D)
17:00 End
Program subject to minor changes.


Martin Reininghaus

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Dipl.-Phys. Martin Reininghaus

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Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology ILT
Steinbachstr. 15
52074 Aachen

Phone +49 241 8906-627

Fax +49 241 8906-121

Oscar Otero Fernandez

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B.A. Oscar Otero Fernandez


Fraunhofer Institute for Laser Technology ILT
Steinbachstr. 15
52074 Aachen

Phone +49 241 8906-151

Fax +49 241 8906-121