Plenaries & Keynotes

Prof Julia Yeomans (University of Oxford, UK)
– Active Matter

David Shoemaker (MIT, USA)

Prof Chandralekha Singh (University of Pittsburgh, USA), PEG keynote
– How to strengthen physics by making it inclusive 

 

Prof Susan Scott (Australian National University)
– New discoveries by LIGO during its first and second observing runs 

Prof Monika Ritsch-Marte (Medical University of Innsbruck, Austria)
– Biomedical Optics, Holography and Optical Trapping

Prof Jianwei Pan (University of Science and Technology of China)
– Quantum Foundation, Quantum Optics, Quantum Information
– Sponsored by CQC2T

Prof Willie Padilla (Duke University, USA)
– Metamaterials and Integrated Plasmonics

Prof Teri Odom (Northwestern University, USA)
– Nanotechnology and Nanoparticle Optics

Dr Paul Lasky (Monash University)
– New discoveries by LIGO during its first and second observing runs 

Prof Thomas Krauss (University of York, UK)
– Photonic Crystals and Nanostructures

Prof Garth Illingworth (UC Santa Cruz/Lick Observatory)
– Galaxies at Cosmic Dawn: Exploring the First Billion Years with the Hubble Space Telescope

 

Maureen Frank (emberin) DE-GAP Keynote

Dr Tara Fortier (National Institute of Standards & Technology, USA) ATMOP Keynote
– Optical networks and clock comparisons at the 18th-decimal place

Prof Philippa Browning (University of Manchester, UK) Sponsored by ANSTO
– Plasma Physics of Solar and Fusion Plasmas
– Sponsored by ANSTO