2022 Center for Bright Beams Annual Symposium: Compact Light Sources

Faculty Center - Morrison Room (UCLA )

Faculty Center - Morrison Room


480 Charles E. Young Drive East Los Angeles, CA 90095 Morrison Room: turn left after entering the lobby and the room is the second room on the right.
J. Ritchie Patterson, Joan Curtiss

The 2022 Center for Bright Beams Symposium will address the science and technology of compact X-ray sources.  It will take place on the UCLA campus in Los Angeles, CA on June 3, 2022.

COVID-19 Guidance:

All attendees must abide by UCLA's COVID-19 guidance.

  • All attendees must show proof of vaccination or have a negative COVID-19 test taken within 2 days.

Symposium Meeting Location:

  • UCLA Faculty Center @ 480 Charles E Young Dr E
    • Morrison Room. Turn left after entering the lobby and the room is the second room on the right



    • 08:30 09:00
      Continental Breakfast 30m
    • 09:00 09:10
      Welcome 10m
      Speaker: Pietro Musumeci
    • 09:10 09:50
      Applications of compact light sources 40m
      Speaker: Robert Kaindl (Arizona State U.)
    • 09:50 10:30
      Paths toward compact FELs 40m
      Speaker: Zhirong Huang (SLAC)
    • 10:30 10:45
      Break 15m
    • 10:45 11:25
      Laser-based beam manipulation 40m
      Speaker: Luca Giannessi (INFN)
    • 11:25 12:05
      X-ray FELs based on plasma accelerators 40m
      Speaker: Marie-Emmanuelle Couprie (SOLEIL)
    • 12:05 12:50
      Lunch 45m
    • 12:50 13:30
      X-ray FELs based on high-gradient conventional acceleration 40m
      Speaker: Nathan Majernik
    • 13:30 14:00
      60-second Research Blitz - Presented by CBB Graduate Students
    • 14:00 15:20
      Poster Session - Presented by CBB Post Docs and Graduate Students: Poster Session
    • 15:20 16:20
      Career Paths for Scientists: Panel Discussion