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FEL Prize

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Industrial exhibition

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The 34th International Free-Electron Laser Conference will take place from Sunday August 26 to Friday August 31, 2012 in Nara, Japan.
The organizer of the conference, SPring-8 and Kyoto University, invites you to participate in this conference.
FEL2012 will focus on the scientific, technological, and user aspects of free-electron lasers.
The Scientific Programme of the conference will consist of invited talks and contributed presentations, either in the form of oral presentations or as a poster.

PDF version of abstract booklet is released.
| Abstract Booklet ----- | Official poster

Click here for the FEL 2012 Tentative Conference and Program Schedule (pdf format).

Important notice

The deadline for paper submission was Wednesday, August 22.
Please submit your paper as soon as possible.

On-site registration will be started from 16:00 on August 26 at the conference venue.
(Online registration was already closed.)

Visa information!

Please check the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan website the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Japan website ( http://www.mofa.go.jp/j_info/visit/visa/index.html ) to see if you require a visa to enter Japan.
Please contact local secretariat (info.fel2012@spring8.or.jp)
with required information as soon as possible!
See Also http://fel2012.spring8.or.jp/Registration/Registration.

What's new

16-Aug. 2012

Information of companion programme is updated.

11-Jul. 2012

The tentative conference conference and program schedule is released.
Click here for the FEL 2012 Tentative Conference and Program Schedule (pdf format).

12-May 2012

The FEL Prize Committee decided to extend the deadline for the FEL prize nomination. New deadline date is Jun. 30 2012.

29-Apr. 2012

The abstract deadline date, May 1st, is just around corner and the SPC has started for working on the detailed programs for the conference. However, we got many request to extend the abstract deadline so far. The abstract submission is still open until May 20, 2012.

17-Apr. 2012

VISA information is updated.
Please check the bottom of the registration page.

16-Mar. 2012

FEL 2012 Registration and Abstract Submission Now Open!
Registration and hotel reservation
Abstract submission
If you have some trouble on creating new affiliation, please contact to the FEL2012 database administrator. info.fel2012@spring8.or.jp

06-Mar. 2012

Web site open.

Exhibitors & Supporting Company

(in alphabetical order)

  • Advanced Energy Systems, Inc.
  • AET, Inc.
  • AIDEN Co., Ltd.
  • ARGO Corp.
  • Cornes Technologies Ltd.
  • Edwards Japan Ltd.
  • Fujikin Inc.
  • General Bussan Co., Ltd.
  • Glassman Japan High Voltage Ltd.
  • Hakuto Co., Ltd.
  • Hitachi Zosen Corp.
  • IDX Co., Ltd.
  • Instrumentation Technologies, d. d.
  • Japan Laser Corp.
  • Katsukitarousukesyoten Co., Ltd.
  • Kinokuniya Company Ltd.
  • KOBELCO Research Institute, Inc.
  • Material Technology Trading Corp.
  • Mitsubishi Electric Corp.
  • Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd.
  • MTT Corp.
  • NEC TOKIN Corp.
  • NEOMAX Engineering Co., Ltd.
  • Nihon Koshuha Co., Ltd.
  • Niki Glass Co., Ltd.
  • Nippon Roper, K.K.
  • Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology Graduate University
  • Ophir Optronics Solutions Ltd.
  • Osaka Vacuum, Ltd.
  • RAD Device Co., Ltd.
  • R&K Company Ltd.
  • SAES Getters S.p.A.
  • ScandiNova System AB
  • Setec, Inc.
  • SII NanoTechnology Inc.
  • Spectra-Physics K.K.
  • Spectronix Corp.
  • STI Optronics, Inc.
  • Toshiba Corp.
  • Toshiba Electron Tubes & Devices Co., Ltd.
  • Toyama Co., Ltd.
  • VacLab, Inc.

Main sponsors

  • SPring-8/ RIKEN, JASRI
  • The Kyoto University Foundation
  • Foundation for High Energy Accelerator Science
  • Nara Visitors Breau
  • Kyoto University GCOE Program, "Energy Science in the AGE of Global Warming"

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