5th International Conference on Photo-Excited Processes and Applications
3-7 September 2006, Charlottesville, Virginia USA

5-ICPEPA Organizers

Conference Chairman: Leonid Zhigilei (University of Virginia, USA)

Co-Chairs:
Peter Hess (University of Heidelberg, Germany)
Armando Luches (University of Lecce, Italy)
Aaron Peled (Holon Academic Institute of Technology, Israel)

Local Executive Committee (University of Virginia):
William Duff (Engineering Physics)
Elodie Leveugle (Materials Science and Engineering)
Zhibin Lin (Physics)
Aaron Sellinger (Materials Science and Engineering)

Local Organizing Committee (University of Virginia):
Raul Baragiola (Engineering Physics)
James Fitz-Gerald (Materials Science and Engineering)
Mool Gupta (Electrical Engineering)
Ian Harrison (Chemistry)
Pamela Norris (Mechanical Engineering)

Conference secretary: Anais Miodek

International Scientific Advisory Committee:
Housei Akazawa (NTT, Japan)
Susan Allen (Arkansas State University, USA)
Micha Asscher (Hebrew University, Israel)
Friedrich Bachmann (Rofin Sinar, Germany)
Vitor Baranauskas (State University of Campinas, Brasil)
Ian Boyd (University College London, U.K.)
Douglas Chrisey (Naval Research Laboratory, USA)
Olinda Conde (Lisbon University, Portugal)
Thomas Dickinson (Washington State University, USA)
Maria Dinescu (NILPRP, Romania)
Jan Dubowski (University of Sherbrooke, Canada)
Eric Fogarassy (CNRS, France)
Costas Fotakis (FORTH, Greece)
Barbara Garrison (Penn State University, USA)
Thomas J. Glynn (NCLA-NUI, Ireland)
Constantine Grigoropoulos (University of California Berkeley, USA)
Richard Haglund (Vanderbilt University, USA)
Safa Kasap (Saskatchewan University, Canada)
Wolfgang Kautek (University of Vienna, Austria)
Betty León (University of Vigo, Spain)
Valeri Levdansky (HMTI, Belarus)
Thomas Lippert (Paul Scherrer Institut, Switzerland)
Stefan Luby (Slovak Academy of Sciences, Slovakia)
Boris Luk'yanchuk (Data Storage Institute, Singapore)
Giorgio Margaritondo (EPFL, Switzerland)
Wladimir Marine (CRMCN-CNRS, France)
Hiroshi Masuhara (Osaka University, Japan)
Michel Meunier (Polytechnique Montreal, Canada)
Ion N. Mihailescu (NILPRP, Romania)
Antonio Miotello (Trento University, Italy)
Andrei Rode (Australian National University, Australia)
Jřrgen Schou (Risř National Laboratory, Denmark)
Vlad Semak (Electro-Optics Center, Penn State University, USA)
Yoram Shapira (Tel Aviv University, Israel)
Jai Singh (Charles Darwin University, Australia)
Klaus Sokolowski-Tinten (Friedrich-Schiller-University, Germany)
Michael Stuke (Max Planck Institute, Germany)
Koji Sugioka (RIKEN, Japan)
Szörényi Tamás (University of Szeged, Hungary)
Frank Träger (University Kassel, Germany)
Vlad Valentin (ROCEP, Romania)
Vadim P. Veiko (St.Petersburg Institute of Fine Mechanics and Optics, Russia)
Xianfan Xu (Purdue University, USA)