Keynote Presentations
Proc. SPIE 6261, High energy density science with FELs: intense short pulse tunable x-ray sources, 626101 (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.674424
Proc. SPIE 6261, Intense femtosecond pulse propagation with applications, 626102 (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.674881
Theory and Basic Physics of Laser-Matter Interaction I
Proc. SPIE 6261, Development and application of UV excimer lamps from 354nm-126nm, 626104 (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.686233
Proc. SPIE 6261, Single pulse ultrafast dynamic ellipsometry, 626105 (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.674782
Proc. SPIE 6261, Gold wall ablation and hohlraum filling measurements of vacuum and gas-filled hohlraums, 626106 (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.686292
Theory and Basic Physics of Laser-Matter Interaction II
Proc. SPIE 6261, On ultra-short laser pulse induced instabilities at the surface of non-metallic solids, 626107 (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.673618
Proc. SPIE 6261, Ion emission from fused silica under 157-nm excimer laser irradiation at fluences below plasma formation threshold: the role of surface defects, 626108 (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.674716
Proc. SPIE 6261, Different regimes of viscous melt flow in laser ablation: from clean ablation to nanostructuring, 626109 (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669515
Proc. SPIE 6261, Observation of melt ejection in metals up to 1 µs after femtosecond laser irradiation by a novel pump-probe photography setup, 62610A (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669350
Proc. SPIE 6261, Langmuir probe study of laser ablation plume dynamics, 62610B (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.675528
Laser Surface Cleaning
Proc. SPIE 6261, Dynamics of particle ejection in dry laser cleaning, 62610C (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.674578
Proc. SPIE 6261, Advanced dry and steam laser cleaning of opaque and transparent critical substrates, 62610D (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669613
Proc. SPIE 6261, Absorption waves produced by CO<sub>2</sub> laser ablation, 62610E (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.674936
Proc. SPIE 6261, Nanoparticle adhesion and removal studied by pulsed laser irradiation, 62610F (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.675552
Simulations and Alternative Energy Cycles
Proc. SPIE 6261, Simulation of fast laser-induced melting and solidification in Si and GaAs, 62610G (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669469
Proc. SPIE 6261, Photo-ionization of wide band-gap materials by high-intensity laser radiation, 62610J (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.671010
Materials Modification and Processing with Ultrashort Pulses
Proc. SPIE 6261, New trends in femtosecond pulsed laser deposition and femtosecond produced plasma diagnostics, 62610L (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669122
Proc. SPIE 6261, Expansion-limited nanocluster growth in a plume formed by MHz-pulse-rate laser ablation, 62610M (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.661201
Proc. SPIE 6261, Reflectivity oscillations from fs-laser excited Bismuth: excitation of coherent phonons, 62610N (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669618
Proc. SPIE 6261, Topographic imaging and velocity measurements of surface expansion during laser ablation of a metal layer on glass, 62610O (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.668999
Short-Pulse Laser Matter Interaction and New Light Sources
Proc. SPIE 6261, Ab-initio study of coherent phonons excited by femtosecond laser pulses in Bismuth, 62610R (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.674387
Proc. SPIE 6261, Free-electron generation in laser-irradiated dielectrics, 62610S (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.674623
Proc. SPIE 6261, Thermal excitation of d band electrons in Au: implications for laser-induced phase transformations, 62610U (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.674636
Proc. SPIE 6261, Mechanism of resonant infrared laser vaporization of intact polymers, 62610V (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.674175
Proc. SPIE 6261, Laser produced x-ray by high brightness and power diode pumped Nd:YAG laser for compact x-ray lithography and microscopy, 62610W (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.673015
Proc. SPIE 6261, Non-equilibrium transformations of solids induced by femtosecond laser: coherent displacement of atoms, 62610X (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.661063
PLD and Processing of Advanced Materials
Proc. SPIE 6261, Laser-induced plasma-assisted ablation (LIPAA): fundamental and industrial applications, 626111 (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.668667
Scientific and Industrial Applications
Proc. SPIE 6261, Polymers as fuel for laser plasma thrusters: a correlation of thrust with material and plasma properties by mass spectrometry, 626114 (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.672776
Proc. SPIE 6261, Non-solid non-rigid optics for high power laser systems, 626115 (14 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.672988
Proc. SPIE 6261, Superpower volume discharges initiated by avalanche e-beam and electron energy distribution of a volume nanosecond discharge, 626116 (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.682917
Electric Discharge and Optically Pumped Gas Lasers
Proc. SPIE 6261, Terawatt CO<sub>2</sub> laser: a new tool for strong-field research, 626118 (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.667811
Three-Dimensional Microstructuring
Proc. SPIE 6261, Advanced laser micromachining processes for MEMS and optical applications, 62611E (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.682929
Proc. SPIE 6261, High speed laser cutting of micro structures with submicron details, 62611F (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669521
Biological Applications
Proc. SPIE 6261, Photochemical surface modification of polymers for biomedical applications, 62611I (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669345
Proc. SPIE 6261, In vivo manipulation of biological systems with femtosecond laser pulses, 62611J (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.668886
Proc. SPIE 6261, Submicro foaming in biopolymers by UV pulsed laser irradiation, 62611L (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.668958
Proc. SPIE 6261, Oral applications of ultra-short laser pulses: a new approach for gentle and painless treatment?, 62611M (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.686370
High Power Lasers for Ablation
Proc. SPIE 6261, Megawatt peak-power pulsed fiber sources, 62611N (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669452
Advances in Chemical Lasers (COIL, DOIL, EOIL, etc.)
Proc. SPIE 6261, Important kinetic effects in the hybrid ElectricOIL system, 62611R (9 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.670446
Proc. SPIE 6261, Development of advanced generator of singlet oxygen for a COIL, 62611S (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.674692
Proc. SPIE 6261, Chemical oxygen-iodine laser with atomic iodine generated in a separate reactor, 62611T (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.674693
Laser Ablation Propulsion
Proc. SPIE 6261, The ALP-PALS Project: optimal coupling for laser propulsion, 62611V (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669588
Proc. SPIE 6261, An analysis of force generation in TEA CO<sub>2</sub> laser ablation of liquids, 62611W (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.674573
Proc. SPIE 6261, Laser-electrostatic hybrid acceleration for high-specific-impulse propulsion systems, 62611X (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.674639
Proc. SPIE 6261, Confined plasma ablation for shock physics, plate launch, and material dynamics, 62611Y (14 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.674773
Proc. SPIE 6261, Flight dynamics simulation of lightcraft propelled by laser ablation, 62611Z (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669163
Novel Applications in Physics and Electronics
Proc. SPIE 6261, Femtosecond laser beam in interaction with materials for thin film deposition, 626120 (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669256
Proc. SPIE 6261, Methodical investigations for increasing process capability of short pulse laser ablation in high precision die and mould industry, 626122 (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.668787
Proc. SPIE 6261, Coupled photo-thermal and time resolved reflectivity methods to original investigation of laser/material nanosecond interaction, 626123 (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669107
Proc. SPIE 6261, Application of plasma monitoring methods to the optimized design of laser shock processing applications, 626124 (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.668878
Proc. SPIE 6261, Acceleration history in laser-ablative impulse measured using velocity interferometer (VISAR), 626125 (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669426
Poster Session
Proc. SPIE 6261, Effects of non-equilibrium energy distribution of surface atoms on the onset and rate of laser ablation: experiments and theory, 626126 (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.661059
Proc. SPIE 6261, Experimental study of front and back ablation of metal thin film using ultrashort laser pulses, 626127 (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.674683
Proc. SPIE 6261, Full-Heusler Co-based alloys grown by pulsed laser ablation: structural, optical, and magnetic characterizations, 626128 (7 June 2006); doi: 10.1117/12.669609