Symposium Sponsors

UM College of Engineering
UM Physics
UM Office of Research
UM Applied Physics
Army Research Office

A Symposium at the University of Michigan in Celebration of the 70th Birthday of Gérard A. Mourou

Biomedical Science Research Building

Saturday, June 21, 2014
University of Michigan

Kahn Auditorium
Biomedical Sciences Research Building
109 Zina Pitcher Place
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109

Confirmed speakers include:

Chris BartySee Leang Chin
Pisin ChenPaul Corkum
Todd DitmireRichard Hammond
Tibor JuhaszUrsula Keller
Wayne KnoxAdrian Melissinos
Ted NorrisWolfgang Sandner
Donna StricklandToshiki Tajima
Janis ValdmanisSteve Williamson
Sir David Payne

Poster Session, 11:30am-1:30pm

If you are interested in presenting a poster, please send a tentative title and a one-paragraph description to the organizers when you register

Reception and Banquet, 6:30pm

By invitation. Tickets required.

Birthday Brunch, Sunday, June 22

9am – 1pm
By Invitation

Symposium events are free of charge but registration is required.
Please register before June 20, 2014.

Symposium Organizers

Chair: Herbert Winful (
John Nees (
Coordinator: Debra Dieterle (