XI International Conference Atomic and Molecular Pulsed Lasers - AMPL

September 16-20, 2013, Tomsk, Russia

Second Announcement

Dear colleagues,

Arrangements for the next International Conference on pulsed lasers and their applications AMPL-2013 (Atomic and Molecular Pulsed Lasers) continue.  The AMPL Conference, which is held in Tomsk biennially, is the greatest scientific forum on this subject in the Commonwealth of Independent States.  The next, the 11th AMPL Conference will last from the 16th to the 20th of September 2013.

The following topical areas will be considered at the Conference: new laser transitions; laser pumping systems; peculiarities of power input into laser active media; volume discharges; up-to-date power supplies and active elements; lasers with active media compound composition; investigation of photoprocesses in organic compounds; organic materials for optoelectronics, non-linear processes in molecular systems under laser emission; amplifier-oscillator systems; conversion of laser beam parameters in crystal and gaseous media; harmonic generators of sum and difference frequencies; new materials for laser emission conversion, etc.

Principal goals of the Conference are both exchange of up-to-date knowledge and connecting of fundamental and applied science.  Therefore within the framework of the Conference peculiar attention will be paid to laser applications in different areas of science and engineering (ecology, medicine, industry, fight against terrorism, research activities, etc.), discussion of problems of laser-based apparatus development, new optical technologies, as well as to exchange of practical experience on application of the achievements of science to production and project commercialization. The AMPL Conference is a traditional place of meeting of potential partners, optical devices manufacturers, customers and executors of research efforts and experimental development.

The Conference scientific program offers the following sessions:

The Conference program provides for listening to the invited and oral presentations and work of poster sessions. Abstracts of the papers and Conference Program will be placed on the Conference web-site and edited in printing. A special section and competition for young researchers will be held.  The Conference proceedings will be issued in a subject editions of Atmospheric and Oceanic Optics.  Author guidelines are available at the web-sites of these editions.

Conference participants will have an opportunity to visit research institutes and universities of Tomsk city as well as to make a Tomsk sightseeing tour.

Conference participation

For participation in the Conference you are kindly requested to submit the filled-in Registration form and abstracts of the papers in the electronic form (RTF format) to the Organizing Committee.

The Registration Form should contain:

  1. List of authors (speaker’s name and surname on the first place).
  2. Affiliation, mailing address, e-mail, fax and phone numbers.
  3. Title of paper.
  4. Session and presentation form (oral/poster).
  5. Hotel accommodation.
  6. Visa support (needed or not).


Abstract of a paper must include:

  1. Title of paper.
  2. List of authors (with speaker’s name underlined).
  3. Brief summary of paper in English (maximum 200 words).

Please follow the guidelines for drawing up of abstracts that are available on the Conference web-site under a heading “Abstract requirements”. Please pay attention that no other language except English should be used for author's names and Organizations for the AMPL Conference Abstracts and Proceedings. Usage of any other Latin symbols except English alphabet is not allowed.

Visa support

If you need Visa support, you are kindly requested to fill in a special form.  As national security measures have been intensified, time for Invitation letter and Visa execution is extended. Thus the filled Visa support forms should be supplied up to April 30, 2013.

Abstracts of your papers, Application and Visa support forms may be forwarded to the Organizing Committee by e-mail or to mailing address of the Organizing Committee on CD, DVD or Flesh-card.  Now online Registration for the Conference is also available on the Conference web-site, please submit you applications and abstracts.  For online registration please follow the “Online registration guidelines”.

The deadline for submitting papers is April 30, 2013


The official language of the Conference is English.  All demonstrative materials should be provided in English.  For oral presentation in Russian the time for translation is included in the presentation time.

For lectures and oral presentation a projection device (so-called overhead) and a note-book (OpenOffice) with a multimedia projector are provided.  For poster presentations the area of 1m2 is available (1 page of A0 format).  If any supplementary apparatus or software is required, please inform the Organizing Committee beforehand.

The Conference Participants are supposed to be accommodated at Hotel “Rubin” (Academic Campus).  Please book beforehand.

The Organizing Committee is able to render assistance in choosing an optimal route to Tomsk.  Up-to-date information on air fares of Aeroflot, Transaero, UTair and S7 Airlines Companies are available at the web-sites of these companies.

The Conference fee:

For participants                                                –          200 €
For students and PhD students                         –          100 €
For accompanying persons                               –          100 €

The Conference fee covers manuscripts, participation in all sessions, excursions, Welcome reception and banquet. In case of cashless payment you are kindly requested to contact the Organizing Committee before June 1, 2013 at latest for document preparation. Please note Registration fee in cash should be paid in rubles according to rate of exchange of the Central Bank of Russian Federation on the maturity date (rate of currency exchange on January 1, 2013   –   1 € = 40,2 RUB).  

The Organizing committee address:

E-mail: ampl@asd.iao.ru
Group in Fasebook: AMPL.Conference

Institute of Atmospheric Optics SB RAS,
1 Akademicheskiy Ave, Tomsk, 634021, Russia
The “AMPL-2013” Conference secretary Anton Klimkin
Phone: 7-(382-2)-49-15-26; fax: 7-(382-2)-49-20-86

Looking forward to see you in Tomsk among
the participants of the AMPL-2013 Conference!