Media Advisory: Lawrence Livermore to announce significant step in the construction of next-generation laser system

Feb. 3, 2014

Media Advisory: Lawrence Livermore to announce significant step in the construction of next-generation laser system

Breanna Bishop, bishop33@llnl.gov, 925-423-9802
WHO: Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (LLNL) and Femtolasers will announce a new partnership.

WHAT: Following an international competitive tender, LLNL will announce Femtolasers as the winning bidder for supply of a cutting-edge short pulse front-end, which will seed the High Repetition Rate Advanced Petawatt Laser system (HAPLS), currently under development for the Extreme Light Infrastructure (ELI) Beamlines in the Czech Republic..

HAPLS Project Manager Constantin Haefner and Femtolasers President Andreas Stingl will describe key aspects of the partnership and provide an overview of the HAPLS..

WHEN: Tuesday, Feb. 4, 3:15 p.m.

WHERE: FemtoLasers booth #423, South Hall, SPIE Photonics West Conference, The Moscone Center, San Francisco, Calif. See the map.