Photonics West LASE

The most important industrial laser, laser source, and laser application conference

Featuring 16 conferences on:

  • Laser Sources
  • Nonlinear Optics and Beam Guiding
  • Micro/Nano Applications
  • Macro Applications

Present your research at LASE 2023


SPIE LASE is the most important laser technologies conference in the field. Topics include laser manufacturing, laser materials processing, micro-nano packaging, fiber, diode, solid state lasers, laser resonators, ultrafast, semiconductor lasers and LEDs, and 3D fabrication technologies.

Authors: find instructions, important dates, and other information for preparing your presentation at Photonics West 2023 in San Francisco.

LASE symposium chairs


Stefan Kaierle

Laser Zentrum Hannover e.V. (Germany)

John Ballato

Clemson Univ. (United States)

LASE symposium co-chairs


Craig B. Arnold

Princeton Univ. (United States)

Takunori Taira

RIKEN / IMS (Japan)

LASE program track chairs


Laser Sources
Akihiko Kasukawa, Furukawa Electric Co. (Japan)
Stuart D. Jackson, Macquarie Univ. (Australia)


Nonlinear Optics and Beam Guiding
Vladimir Ilchenko, Jet Propulsion Lab. (United States)
Paul O. Leisher, Freedom Photonics, LLC (United States)


Micro/Nano Applications
Henry Helvajian, The Aerospace Corp. (United States)
Guido Hennig, Daetwyler Graphics AG (Switzerland)


Macro Applications
Bo Gu, Bos Photonics (United States)
Constantin L. Häfner, Fraunhofer-Institut für Lasertechnik ILT (Germany)