Plenary & Invited Speakers     (as of February 22, 2018)

[in alphabetical order]

Plenary Speakers (Tentative title)
Chihaya Adachi (Kyusyu University, Japan)
(to be announced)
Alfred Leitenstorfer (University of Konstanz, Germany)
Spatio-temporal quantum physics of light and matter
Invited Speakers (Tentative title)
Marc Aßmann (TU Dortmund University, Germany)
Rydberg Excitons in Cu2O
Artem A. Bakulin (Imperial College London, United Kingdom)
(to be announced)
Kikuo Cho (Toyota Physical and Chemical Research Institute, Japan)
Fundamentals of "hierarchical" Electromagnetic Response Theories
Volkmar Dierolf (Lehigh University, United States)
Excitation of Europium Ions in Gallium Nitride: Mechanism, Kinetics, and Optimization
Jason Horng (University of Michigan, United States)
Exciton Physics in Two-dimensional Transition Metal Dichalcogenides
Shinichiro Iwai (Tohoku University, Japan)
Strong-light-field effect in an organic superconductor
Fabian Langer (University of Regensburg, Germany)
Electron-hole collisions in an atomically thin semiconductor
Nobuko Naka (Kyoto University, Japan)
Optical injection of valley-polarized electrons in group IV semiconductors
Lene B. Oddershede (The University of Copenhagen, Denmark)
Optical control of platinum nanoparticles and their use in photothermal therapy
Yoshitaka Okada (The University of Tokyo, Japan)
Quantum dot superlattice for application to high-efficiency photovoltaics
Cheng-Wei Qiu (National University of Singapore, Singapore)
Tractor beam, Lateral Force, and Beyond
Andrew Ramsay (Hitachi Cambridge Laboratory, United Kingdom)
Lattices of exciton-polariton condensates
Ryo Shimano (The University of Tokyo, Japan)
Exciton Mott transition: towards the understanding of phase diagram of e-h system