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The 2nd QST International Symposium

The 2nd QST International Symposium


“Frontier of Quantum Beam Science with High Power Lasers
Chair: Dr. HIRANO Toshio, President of QST


The National Institutes for Quantum and Radiological Science and Technology (QST) will hold the 2nd international symposium in Nara, on 28th and 29th November, 2018.
The theme of the symposium is “Frontier of Quantum Beam Science with High Power Lasers” which includes topics as follows;

  • / High Intensity Lasers,
  • / Laser Particle Acceleration,
  • / High Field Physics,
  • / High Power Laser Applications.

The plenary speakers

Dr. Roland Sauerbrey (HZDR, Germany)
“The HIBEF Facility and Strong Field QED Effects”
Dr. Tomas Mocek (HiLASE, Czech)
“Technology and Applications of kW-class DPSSLs at HiLASE”
Dr. KAWACHI Tetsuya  (QST, Japan)
“Study on High Power Lasers in Japan”

Invited Speakers

  • Dr. SHIRAI Toshiyuki (NIRS, QST, Japan)
  • Dr. Xiaoyan Liang (SIOM, China)
  • Dr. Jorge J. Rocca (CSU, USA)
  • Dr. Chang-Hee Nam (CoReLS, Korea)
  • Dr. Efim A. Khazanov (IAP, Russia)
  • Dr. Sergei V. Bulanov (ELI-BL, Czech)
  • Dr. NISHIUCHI Mamiko (QST, Japan)
  • Dr. FUJIOKA Shinsuke (ILE, Japan)
  • Dr. Alexander Pirozhkov (QST, Japan)
  • Dr. OZAKI Norimasa (Osaka Univ., Japan)
  • Dr. YATSUKA Eiichi (Naka, QST, Japan)
  • Dr. Andreas Bierwage (Rokkasho, QST, Japan)

Program committee

  • Chair: KAWACHI Tetsuya (QST, Japan)
  • Co-Chair: KODAMA Ryosuke (ILE, Osaka Univ., Japan)
  • YABASHI Makina (RIKEN, Japan)
  • Chang Hee Nam (CoReLS, Korea)
  • Jorge J. Rocca (Colorado State Univ., USA)
  • Sergey Bulanov (ELI-BL, Czech/ QST, Japan)
  • KADO Masataka (QST, Japan)
  • KANDO Masaki (QST, Japan)
  • ITAKURA Ryuji (QST, Japan)


 28-29 November 2018

Call for paper

 Poster Session (The 2nd QST International Symposium /ASSS-8)
 We will hold a poster session on ASSS-8 on 28th November 2018.
 (Recognition of poster awards)
 Poster session will be held on November 28 (17:00-19:15 on day 3).
 Poster bulletin board is vertical 180 cm x width 120 cm
 From 14 o'clock you can put a poster in the reception hall on the 2nd floor of Iraka.

Participation fee:

Charge free

Venue Nara Kasugano International Forum 甍 IRAKA
 ( 101 Kasugano-cho, Nara 630-8212 Japan )

Report of 1st QST International Symposium