satellites to icpeac 2017 Intense field, Short Wavelength Atomic and Molecular Processes (ISwamp) July 22-24, Ship Inn, South Bank, Brisbane, Australia


Saturday, July 22

12:00 – Registration & Lunch

14:00-14:10 Welcome

14:10-15:00 Plenary lecture: Kiyoshi Ueda (Tohoku University, Japan) “Probing ultrafast structural and electronic dynamics using new light sources”

15:00-15:30 Alexandra Landsman (MPI-PKS Dresden, Germany) “Tracing attosecond electron dynamics in ionization of atoms and molecules with EUV light.”

15:30-16:00 Markus Ilchen (European XFEL, Germany) “Circular dichroism in the multi-photon ionization of oriented Helium ions”.

Afternoon tea

16:20-16:50 Klaus Bartschat (Drake University, USA) “Coherent Control and Attosecond Dynamics with Pulsed XUV and IR Radiation”

16:50-17:20 Hironobu Fukuzawa (Tohoku University, Japan) “Molecular dynamics revealed by X-ray free-electron laser at SACLA”

17:20-17:50 Ulli Eichmann (MBI Berlin, Germany) “Atomic strong-field excitation from low to high frequency fields.”

17:50-18:10 Hiromichi Niikura (Waseda University, Japan) “Imaging a phase-resolved electron wavepacket”


18:15 Welcome reception

Sunday, July 23

9:00-9:50 Plenary lecture: Giuseppe Sansone (Politecnico di Milano, Italy) “Coherent control and attosecond spectral interferometry in the extreme ultraviolet range”

9:50-10:20 Tim Laarmann (DESY, Germany) “Challenges and Opportunities for Attosecond Interferometry with FEL Pulses”

Morning tea

10:40-11:10 Kenichi Ishikawa (University of Tokyo, Japan) “Coherent control and coherence control in photoionization of Ne and He by bichromatic XUV pulses.”

11:10-11:40 Miriam Weller (University of Frankfurt, Germany) “Imaging the temporal evolution of molecular orbitals during ultrafast dissociation”

11:40-12:10 Andre Staudte (NRC Ottawa, Canada) “Ultrafast dissociation of meta-stable CO2+ in a dimer”


14:00-14:30 Zenghu Chang (University of Central Florida, USA) “Intense XUV pulse generation with CEP stable 10 Hz lasers.”

14:30-15:00 Matthias Kling (LMU, Germany) “Attosecond time delays in XUV photoemission from molecules”

15:00-15:30 Liang-You Peng (Peking University, China) “Near-threshold harmonic generation of atoms”

Afternoon tea

15:50-16:20 Serguei Patchkovskii (MBI Berlin, Germany) “SCID-TDSE: A tool for fully-converged strong-field TDSE calculations for atomic systems with a single active electron.”

16:20-16:50 Michael Meyer (European XFEL, Germany) “Atomic photoionisation and molecular dissociative ionisation in the non-linear regime”

16:50-17:20 Oleg Kornilov (MBI Berlin, Germany) “Interference stabilization of a complex Fano resonance.”

17:20-19:00 Poster session

19:00 Conference dinner

Monday, July 24

9:00-9:50 Plenary lecture: Christoph Bostedt (Argonne/Northwestern University, USA) “Visualizing ultrafast dynamics in molecules and clusters with femtosecond x-ray pulses”

9:50-10:20 Alexander Kuleff (University of Heidelberg, Germany) “ICD and ICD cascades in multiply excited clusters”

Morning tea

10:40-11:10 Maria Novella Piancastelli (Uppsala University, Sweden) “Acetylacetone photodynamics at a seeded free-electron laser”

11:10-11:40 Bruno Langbehn (TU Berlin, Germany) “Three-Dimensional shapes of rotating helium nanodroplets”

11:40-12:10 Christian Ott (MPI Heidelberg, Germany) “Bound-state electron dynamics in weak and strong fields”


14:00-14:30 Yongbin Leng (Shanghai Institute of Applied Physics, China) “Status of Shanghai XFEL project”

14:30-15:00 Alexander Galstyan (Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium) “Modelling laser-matter interactions for simple molecules”

15:00-15:30 Timur Osipov (SLAC-LCLS, USA) “First Instrument for the First “CW” X-ray FEL”

15:30-15:50 Karolin Mertens (University of Hamburg, Germany) “Charge migration dynamics in methane derivatives after xuv photo excitation”

15:50-16:00 Concluding remarks

Afternoon tea