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17 March 2014 Front Matter: Volume 9000
Proceedings Volume 9000, Laser Refrigeration of Solids VII; 900001 (2014)
Event: SPIE OPTO, 2014, San Francisco, California, United States
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Conference Committee

Symposium Chairs

  • David L. Andrews, University of East Anglia Norwich (United Kingdom)

  • Alexei L. Glebov, OptiGrate Corporation (United States)

Symposium Co-chairs

  • Jean Emmanuel Broquin, IMEP-LAHC (France)

  • Shibin Jiang, AdValue Photonics, Inc. (United States)

Program Track Chair

  • Zameer U. Hasan, Temple University (United States)

Conference Chairs

  • Richard I. Epstein, The University of New Mexico (United States)

  • Denis V. Seletskiy, University Konstanz (Germany)

  • Mansoor Sheik-Bahae, The University of New Mexico (United States)

Conference Program Committee

  • Daniel A. Bender, Sandia National Laboratories (United States)

  • Steven R. Bowman, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (United States)

  • Tal Eliezer Carmon, University of Michigan (United States)

  • Joaquín Fernández, Universidad del País Vasco (Spain)

  • Zameer U. Hasan, Temple University (United States)

  • Raman Kashyap, Ecole Polytechnique de Montréal (Canada)

  • Mauro Tonelli, Universita di Pisa (Italy)

  • Qihua Xiong, Nanyang Technological University (Singapore)

  • Paul D. LeVan, Air Force Research Laboratory (United States)

Session Chairs

  • 1 Cryogenic Refrigeration in Rare-Earth-doped Systems

    Raman Kashyap, Ecole Polytechnique de Montréal (Canada)

  • 2 Novel Cooling Concepts

    Qihua Xiong, Nanyang Technological University (Singapore)

  • 3 Laser Cooling in Semiconductors

    Daniel A. Bender, Sandia National Laboratories (United States)

  • 4 Novel Rare-Earth-doped Systems

    Markus P. Hehlen, Los Alamos National Laboratory (United States)

  • 5 Applications and Device Concepts

    Steven R. Bowman, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory (United States)

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