We kindly invite you to participate at the LU2016 and submit your contribution!

The Call for Papers Folder can be downloaded HERE.


Topics that will be covered in the symposium include:


Group 1: General Laser-Ultrasonics

  • Laser generation of acoustic waves
  • Non-linear acoustics
  • Laser-Ultrasonics for advanced materials (composites, ceramics, complex media)
  • Signal processing and imaging
  • Modeling (analytical & numerical)



Group 2: Laser-Ultrasonics for NDE & industrial application

  • Flaw and defect inspection and nondestructive testing
  • Materials evaluation and characterization
  • Laser-Ultrasonics in advanced manufacturing and for process control
  • Guided wave
  • Acoustic imaging
  • Thin film characterization
  • Laser-Ultrasonics in hazardous environment



Group 3: Instrumentation and advanced sensing

  • Novel instrumentation
  • Advanced sensing in Laser-Ultrasonics
  • Ultrafast optoacoustics
  • Nanoscale measurements



Group 4: Photoacoustics and biomedical applications

  • Photoacoustic imaging
  • Novel instrumentation in photoacoustic imaging
  • Signal processing, imaging, and reconstruction
  • Biomedical applications of Laser-Ultrasonics