The 2nd QST International Symposium
  “Frontier of Quantum Beam Science with High Power Lasers
   Chair Dr. Toshio Hirano, 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. Tetsuya Kawachi (QST, Japan)
  “Study on High Power Lasers in Japan”

Invited Speakers
  Dr. Toshiyuki Shirai (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. Mamiko Nishiuchi (QST, Japan)
  Dr. Shinsuke Fujioka (ILE, Japan)
  Dr. Alexander Pirozhkov (QST, Japan)
  Dr. Norimasa Ozaki (Osaka Univ., Japan)
  Dr. Eiichi Yatsuka (Naka, QST, Japan)
  Dr. Andreas Bierwage (Rokkasho, QST, Japan)

Program committee
  Chair: Tetsuya Kawachi (QST, Japan)
  Co-Chair: Ryosuke Kodama (ILE, Osaka Univ., Japan)
  Makina Yabashi (RIKEN, Japan)
  Chang Hee Nam (CoReLS, Korea)
  Jorge J. Rocca (Colorado State Univ., USA)
  Sergey Bulanov (ELI-BL, Czech/ QST, Japan)
  Masataka Kado(QST, Japan)
  Masaki Kando(QST, Japan)
  Ryuji Itakura (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 details will be posted at a later date.

Participation fee:
  Charge free

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

Report of 1st QST International Symposium

2nd QST InternationalSymposium