School information

An EUPROMETA Doctoral School will be held right after the Conference (2 - 3 October 2020). The lectures will be held online, using the Zoom platform. Registred participants will receive the links to join the virtual school some days before its beginning.

The school is chaired by Vinod Menon and Gabriele Grosso and its topic is:

Emerging directions for control of light-matter interaction in low-dimensional materials

Confirmed lecturers:

Jacob Khurgin (Johns Hopkins University)
Nonlinear optics of low-dimensional materials

Andrea Blanco-Redondo (Nokia Bell Labs)
Topological photonics

Alejandro Rodriguez (Princeton University)
Inverse design enabled nanophotonics​

Javier Aizpurua  (Center for Materials Physics, San Sebastian)
Light-matter interaction using plasmonic nanostructures​

Femius Koenderink (AMOLF)
Fourier spectroscopy for nanophotonics

Gabriele Grosso (CUNY ASRC)
Light-matter interaction in 2D materials.

Preliminary program
he time zone of the program is UTC-4 - local time in New York)


Friday, 2 October

Saturday, 3 October

09:00 - 10:30

Javier Aizpurua
Light-matter interaction using plasmonic nanostructures​

Gabriele Grosso
Light-matter interaction in 2D materials

10:30 - 11:00

Break and online discussion with the speaker

11:00 - 12:30

Jacob Khurgin
Nonlinear optics of low-dimensional materials​

Andrea Blanco-Redondo
Topological photonics

12:30 - 13:00

Break and online discussion/Q&A with the speaker

13:00 - 14:30

Femius Koenderink
Fourier spectroscopy for nanophotonics

Alejandro Rodriguez
Inverse design enabled nanophotonics

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