Technical conference at SPIE Laser Damage

Topics in optical materials for high-energy, high-power lasers, including laser-induced damage mechanisms, materials and thin film preparation, durability, properties modeling, testing, and component fabrication
Conference speaker at SPIE Laser Damage

Advancing technical capabilities

Join this intimate and specialized meeting where researchers, scientists, egineers, and product developers gather to share the latest advances and innovations in materials and thin films produced for high-power lasers. 

Research to advance your work

Review the list of available research across multiple years of SPIE Laser Damage. See what has been shared before.

2021 SPIE Laser Damage Chairs


Christopher Wren Carr

Lawrence Livermore National Lab. (United States)

Vitaly E. Gruzdev

Univ. of New Mexico (USA)

Detlev Ristau

Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V. (Germany)

Carmen S. Menoni

Colorado State Univ.(United States)

SPIE Laser Damage Chair Emeritus


MJ Soileau

Univ. of Central Florida (United States)