13th International Summer School – Trends and New Developments in Laser Technology

August 26 – August 30, 2024 | Dresden

  MON, Aug 26 TUE, Aug 27 WED, Aug 28 THU, Aug 29 FRI, AUG 30
Morning   Expert talks Expert talks Expert talks Lab work part I
    Lunch Lunch Lunch Lunch
Afternoon Registration and opening
Expert talks
Participant presentations
Participant presentations

Sponsor presentations
Participant presentations
Expert talks
Lab tour at Fraunhofer IWS
Delivery of certificates
Lab work part II
Closing remarks
Evening   Get together and dinner
(Dinner speech
“The Future of Laser

Expert Talks

  • Introduction to Laser Processing: the Laser Beam, a Tool for Multiple Applications
    Prof. Andrés Lasagni | TU Dresden and Fraunhofer IWS
  • Advances on Laser Based Joining Technologies
    Dr. Axel Jahn | Fraunhofer IWS
  • Recent Advances on Laser Based Surface Hardening Technologies
    Marko Seifert | Fraunhofer IWS
  • Theoretical Approaches Towards Process Design and Analysis with Application Examples from Laser Material Processing
    Dr. Achim Mahrle | Fraunhofer IWS
  • Laser Cutting of Thick Sheet Materials
    Dr. Patrick Herwig | Fraunhofer IWS
  • Laser-induced Forward Transfer (LIFT) of Metallic 3D micro-structures 
    Prof. G.R.B.E. Römer | University of Twente, Netherlands
  • High-throughput Machining Using High-average Power Ultrashort Pulse Lasers and High-speed Polygon Scanner
    Dr. Joerg Schille | University of Applied Science Mittweida
  • Recent Developments and Applications of Ultrashort Pulse-lasers
    Dr. Felix Dreisow | Schott Technical Glass Solutions GmbH, Jena
  • Fabrication of 3D Parts Using Additive Manufacturing
    Prof. Frank Brückner | Fraunhofer IWS
  • Laser Interference Patterning: Past, Present and Future for Large Area Surface Functionalization
    Prof. Andrés Lasagni | TU Dresden and Fraunhofer IWS
  • Laser Safety
    Dr. Robert Baumann | TU Dresden