Invited speakers

El-Hachemi Amara (CDTA, Algeria)

                         Title of the lecture: Laser material processing.

Abdelfattah Barhdadi (University of Mohammed V-Agdal, Morrocco)

                        Title of the lecture: Photovoltaic conversion under high concentration for clean energy production.

– Zohra Ben Lakhdar (Tunis El Manar University, Tunisia)

                        Title of the lecture: ICO activities.

Maria Luisa Calvo Padilla (Universidad Complutense de MadridSpain)

                        Titles of the lectures: Foundations of radiometry. Some applications of Fourier Transform spectroscopy to microspectrometers.

Rim Cherif (Tunis El Manar University, Tunisia)

                        Title of the lecture: Publishing articles in peer reviewed journals.

– Ndumiso Cingo (CSIR, South Africa)

                        Title of the lecture: The African Laser Centre – Past, Present and a very bright Future.

Manuel Filipe P. C. M. Costa (Universidade do Minho, Portugal)

                        Title of the lecture: Optical non invasive microtopographic inspection of surfaces.

John Dudley (University of Franche-Comté, France)

                        Title of the lecture: Towards an International Year of Light 2015.

Alain Fort (CNRS IPCMS, France)

                        Title of the lecture: Nonlinear optics in organics and applications.

Philippe Gallion (TELECOM ParisTech, France)

                        Title of the lecture: Optical communication basics , WDM and FTTH networking.

Andrew Leitch (Nelson Mandela Metropolitan University, South Africa)

                        Title of the lecture: TBA.

Malik Maaza (iThemba LABS, Algeria/South Africa)

                        Title of the lecture: Nanophotonics: Intrinsic properties tunability and optical multifunctionality.

– Paul Motalane (CSIR, South Africa)

                        Title of the lecture: African Laser Centre: Building photonics in Africa.

Joe Niemela (ICTP Trieste, Italy)

                        Title of the lecture: Optics activities in ICTP.

Salah Obayya (Zewail City of Science and Technology, Egypt)

                        Title of the lecture: Finite element analysis of photonic devices.

Barbara Previtali (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)

                        Title of the lecture: Potentialities of the new high brilliance laser sources in industry and their  applications.

Laurence Pruvost (University Paris-Sud, France)

                        Title of the lecture: Orbital angular momentum of light and somes applications : laser shaping with a Spatial light modulators, Laguerre-Gaussian modes, application and interaction with cold atoms.

Abderrahim Ramdane (CNRS Laboratory for Photonics and Nanostructures, Algeria/France)

                        Title of the lecture: Semiconductor Quantum dots for green photonics.

Roberta Ramponi (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)

                        Title of the lecture: Femtosecond laser micromachining and its applications to the realization of biomedical and photonic devices.

Marco Santagiustina (University of Padova, Italy)

                        Title of the lecture: Optical fiber sensing: state of the art and future directions.

– Mourad Telmini (Tunis El Manar University, Tunisia)

                        Title of the lecture: Laser applications in Metrology.

Ahmadou Wague (Université Cheikh Anta Diop, Senegal)

                        Title of the lecture: Laser spectroscopy and applications at the laboratoire Atomes Lasers.

Maria J. Yzuel (Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona, Spain)

                        Titles of the lectures: Optical Image Processing and Holography. Diffractive Optics with Spatial Light Modulators.

– Mourad Zghal (Sup’Com, University of Carthage, Tunisia)