OCLA Symposium 2019

Donnerstag/Thursday, 11.04.2019, Buchs SG


Optical Coatings for Laser Applications 2019

The fifth Symposium on Optical Coatings for Laser Applications will take place at the NTB Campus Buchs in Switzerland - Please save the date!

The Symposium OCLA is geared towards technically interested engineers and scientists working with laser optics, high-end optical coatings, thin film deposition and characterization. Visitors, presenters and researchers get the opportunity for exchanging ideas as well as spreading and gaining knowledge related to the field of optical coatings, laser technology and LIDT measurement.


9:00 Welcome Coffee

9:45 Welcome Notes

Keynote Prof. Dr. D. Ristau, Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V., Germany
Dr. S. Riese, Layertec GmbH, Mellingen, Germany

10:50 Break

Dr. P. Ressel, Ferdinand-Braun-Institut, Berlin, Germany
Dr. O. Heckl, University of Vienna, Austria
Prof. Dr. Z. Erdélyi, University of Debrecen, Hungary

12:30 Lunch

Keynote Dr. S. Schröder, Frauenhofer IOF, Jena, Germany
Dr. E. Barisone, Schaefer-Tec AG, Kirchberg, Switzerland
Dr. L. Jensen, Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V., Germany

15:20 Coffee Break

Dr. B. Rubin, Veeco Instruments Inc., Plainview, USA
Dr. C. Deutsch, Crystalline Mirror Solutions, Klosterneuburg/Vienna, Austria
Dr. S. Gürtler, Bühler Alzenau GmbH, Germany

17:00 Apéro Riche sponsored by  Logo

The Programme Committee:

Prof. Dr. Laurent Gallais,
Fresnel Institute Marseille
Dr. Thomas  Gischkat,
Dr. Christoph S. Harder,
Swissphotonics NTN
Prof. Dr. Markus Michler,
Dr.  Christian Mühlig,
Leibniz Institute of Photonic Technololgy IPHT
Prof. Dr. Detlev Ristau,
Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V.
Prof. Dr. Thomas Südmeyer,
Uni NE: Time and Frequency Laboratory LTF
Prof. Dr. Carsten Ziolek,

Thursday, 11. April 2019

NTB Interstaatliche Hochschule für Technik
Institut für Produktionsmesstechnik, Werkstoffe und Optik (PWO)
Werdenbergstrasse 4
9470 Buchs SG


Conference language
The presentations will be held in english.

The Symposium OCLA 2019 is free of charge.

Organizing Committee:

Contact RhySearch
Dr. Thomas Gischkat
Werdenbergstrasse 4
9471 Buchs SG
+41 81 755 49 56

Contacts Swissphotonics NTN
Dr. Christoph S. Harder
President Swissphotonics NTN
+41 79 219 90 51
Prof. Dr. Carsten Ziolek
SNOP Swiss National Optics Platform

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