List of Invited Speakers (tentative titles)

Plenary Speakers

Stephen Buckman Low energy electron and positron interactions: Cross sections, reaction dynamics, bound states and resonances, applications (The Australian National University, Australia)
Philip H. Bucksbaum Strong fields and X-ray free electron lasers for atomic and molecular physics (Stanford University, U.S.A.)
Maciej Lewenstein Toward atto-nanophysics (The Institute of Photonic Sciences, Spain)
Paul Scheier Cold collisions inside He nanodroplets: chemistry close to 0 K (Leopold-Franzens-Universität Innsbruck, Austria)
Ahmed Hassan Zewail (Nobel Laureate) Seeing with Electrons in Four Dimensions (California Institute of Technology, U.S.A.)

Public Lectures

Serge Haroche (Nobel Laureate) Fifty Years of laser revolutions in physics
Pedro Echenique (Premio Príncipe de Asturias) La sublime utilidad de la ciencia inútil (The sublime usefulness of useless science)

Tutorials *

Reinhard Dörner FEL and reaction dynamics
Joseph H. Macek Ion-atom collision theory
Tom Gallagher Rydberg atoms and their interactions
Jan M. Rost Clusters interacting with attosecond and FEL pulses

(*) The organization of ICPEAC2015 Tutorials has been funded by the Fundación Española para la Ciencia y la Tecnología (FECYT) – Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad.

Progress Reports


Diego Arbó Quantum interferences in atomic ionization by one- and two-color laser pulses (Institute for Astronomy and Space Physics, Argentina)
John Bozek Ultrafast x-ray science with an x-ray split and delay device for the AMO instrument at LCLS (Stanford Linear Accelerator, U.S.A.)
Francesca Calegari Ultrafast Electron Dynamics in Phenylalanine Initiated by Attosecond Pulses (Politecnico di Milano, Italy)
Marie Emmanuelle Couprie Towards the next generation of short wavelength light sources (Synchrotron SOLEIL, France)
Rebeca De Nalda Control of ultrafast molecular photodissociation by laser-field-induced potentials (Instituto de Química Física Rocasolano, Spain)
Hironobu Fukuzawa Nanoplasma Formation by High Intensity Hard X-rays (Tohoku University, Japan)
Alexandre Giuliani ESI-Mass spectroscopy of proteins and large biomolecules (Synchrotron SOLEIL, France)
Alexei Grum-Grzhimailo Photoelectron angular distribution in two-color atomic ionization (Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia)
Kenichi L. Ishikawa Two-photon ionization of atoms in ultrashort extreme-ultraviolet laser fields (University of Tokyo, Japan)
Zoltan Jurek Molecular Dynamics simulations of high-intensity x-ray interaction with molecules and clusters (Center for Free-Electron Laser Science, Germany)
Franck Lepine Attosecond and femtosecond ultrafast molecular physics using XUV-IR pump-probe spectroscopy (Université de Lyon, France)
Yann Mairesse High-harmonic spectroscopy of polyatomic molecules (CELIA, Université de Bordeaux 1, France)
Jon Marangos Towards attosecond measurement in molecules and at surfaces (Imperial College London, United Kingdom)
Toru Morishita Tunneling ionization of atoms and molecules under intense laser field (The University of Electro-Communications, Japan)
Robert Moshammer Atomic and molecular fragmentation dynamics in intense XUV and IR laser fields (Max-Planck-Institut for Nuclear Physics, Germany)
Patrick O'Keeffe Two-colour photoionization of atoms using extreme ultraviolet and optical laser radiation: what can we learn? (CNR-Istituto di Struttura della Materia, Italy)
Renate Pazourek Time delays in correlated photoemission processes (Lousiana State University, U.S.A.)
Francis Penent Double core hole spectroscopy (CNRS-Laboratoire de Chimie Physique-Matière et Rayonnement, France)
Maria Novella Piancastelli Photoelectron dynamics in the 'tender' x-ray domain (Uppsala University, Sweden)
Predrag Ranitovic Control atomic and molecular XUV absorption processes using intense infrared radiation (ELI-Hu Nkft, Dugonics ter 13, Szeged H6720, Hungary)
Markus Schoeffler Quasi-free mechanism of single-photon double ionization at large photon energy (Johann-Wolfgang-Goethe University Frankfurt, Germany)
Eric Suraud Probing electron dynamics in clusters and molecules: a theoretical contribution (Université de Toulouse, France)
Lisa Torlina Interpreting attoclock measurements of tunnelling times (Max Born Institute, Berlin, Germany)


Elahe Alizadeh Interaction of Low-energy Electrons with Condensed-phase Biomolecules (University of Guelph, Canada)
Ilko Bald Probing DNA radiation damage by DNA nanotechnology (University of Potsdam, Germany)
Jaime de Urquijo Electron and ion transport coefficients and cross-sections using swarm techniques (Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Mexico)
Joan Dreiling Chiral Sensitivity in Electron-Molecule Interactions (University of Nebraska, U.S.A.)
Sasa Dujko Transport processes for electrons and positrons in gases and soft-condensed matter: Basic phenomenology and applications (Institute of Physics, Belgrade, Serbia)
Linda Feketeova Electron-induced dissociation of biomolecular ions (Université de Lyon, France)
Victor Flambaum Chaotic compound states in atomic processes (University of News South Wales, Australia)
Gleb Gribakin Interaction of positrons and positronium with atoms and molecules: scattering, bound states and annihilation (Queens University Belfast, United Kingdom)
Philipp Herwig Determination of absolute configuration of a chiral epoxide using foil-induced Coulomb explosion imaging (Max-Planck-Institut fuer Kernphysik, Germany)
Oddur Ingólfsson State Selectivity and Dynamics in Dissociative Electron Attachment to CF4, and CF3I Revealed through Velocity Slice Imaging (University of Iceland, Iceland)
Masashi Kitajima Total cross sections for electron scattering from noble-gas atoms near- and below-thermal energy collisions (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
E. Krishnakumar Momentum Imaging of Ions in Dissociative Electron Attachment (Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, India)
Naofumi Kuroda A beam of antihydrogen atoms for hyperfine spectroscopy (University of Tokyo, Japan)
Paulo Limao-Vieira Complex internal rearrangement processes triggered by electron transfer to biomolecules (Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal)
Sylwia Ptasińska Electron impact dissociation of gas-phase heterocyclic compounds (University of Notre Dame, U.S.A.)
Cathy Ramsbottom Electron-impact excitation of open d-shell ions (Queen's University Belfast, United Kingdom)
Xu Shan Observing interference effects in (e,2e) electron momentum spectroscopy of molecules (University of Science and Technology of China, China)
Takayuki Tachibana Observation of positron-annihilation-induced ion desorption from a TiO2(110) surface (Rikkyo University, Japan)
Masahiko Takahashi Progress in (e, 2e) electron momentum spectroscopy: From the static to the time-resolved regime (Tohoku University, Japan)
Mark Zammit Convergent calculations of positron-H2 and electron H2+ scattering (Curtin University, Australia)

Heavy particles

Charles Adams Dipolar QED: an alternative paradigm for quantum optics, quantum sensors, and non-equilibrium dynamics (University of Durham, United Kingdom)
Jean Paul Allain Directed irradiation synthesis: manipulating matter in nanoscale self-organized systems during particle-surface interactions (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, U.S.A.)
Amine Cassimi Site-sensitive processes in dimer collissions (CIMAP Caen, France)
José Crespo López-Urrutia Coulomb crystals for sympathetic cooling of molecular and highly charged ions (Max-Planck-Institut für Kernphysik, Germany)
Michel Farizon Collision-induced dissociation of protonated water clusters (Université de Lyon, France)
Stephan Fritzsche Production and decay of excited states in relativistic collisions (Helmoltz-Institute Jena, Germany)
Rosario González-Férez Rotational hybridization, control of alignment and orientation in triatomic ultralong-range Rydberg molecules (Universidad de Granada, Spain)
Elisabeth Gruber Interaction of highly charged ions with graphene and carbon nano membranes (Vienna University of Technology, Austria)
Frédéric Merkt Experiments with cold, trapped hydrogen Rydberg atoms and molecules (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zürich, Switzerland)
Eduardo Montenegro Inner valence-shell vacancy production and molecular fragmentation (Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ), Brazil)
Bernard Pons Coherence in low-energy charge exchange collisions with oriented targets (CELIA, Université de Bordeaux, France)
Daniel W Savin Merged Beams Studies for Astrobiology (Columbia University, U.S.A.)
Haruo Shiromaru Cooling dynamics of carbon clusters (Tokyo Metropolitan University, Japan)
Mark Stockett Non-statistical fragmentation of large molecules in collisions with atoms and ions (Stockholm University, Sweden)
Ilya Tupitsyn Quantum dynamics of electrons in low-energy heavy-ion collisions (St.Petersburg State University, Russia)
Bernd van Issendorff Low temperature thermodynamics of water clusters studied by nanocalorimetry (Albert Ludwigs Univärsitet Freiburg, Germany)
D. Boirón An Atomic Hong-Ou-Mandel Experiment (Institut d’Optique, France)
Stefan Willitsch Ion-neutral chemistry at ultralow energies (University of Basel, Switzerland)
Li You Artificial atomic spin-orbit coupling from modulating gradient magnetic fields (Tsinghua University, China)
Tanya Zelevinsky Precision measurements with ultracold molecules (Columbia University, U.S.A.)