ETOPIM11 is dedicated to Ross McPhedran in celebration of his 70th birthday

We are pleased to present our Plenary Speakers:

1. David Bergman

Talk: „Spectral Representation for Solutions of Maxwell’s
Equations in a Two-Constituent Composite Medium”

2. Elena Cherkaev

Minisymposium on Herglotz-Nevanlinna Function Theory and its Applications
Organizers: Elena Cherkaev, Aaron Welters, Ornella Mattei

Talk: „Stieltjes analytic representation and recovery of internal variables”

3. Richard Craster

Professor of Applied Mathematics, FIMA, FCGI,
Department of Mathematics Imperial College London

Talk: „Elastic Metamaterials”

4. Alexander Figotin

Mathematical Physics, University of California at Irvine, Mathematics Department

Talk: „Applications of the neoclassical electromagnetic theory to plasmonics”

5. Sebastien Guenneau

Directeur de Recherche au CNRS,
Institut Fresnel, Aix-Marseille University

Talk: „Seismic metamaterials: structuring soil for earthquake protection”

6. Ortwin Hess

Professor at the Leverhulme Chair in Metamaterials in the Blackett Laboratory /  Department of Physics at Imperial College London 

Talk: „Active Nanoplasmonics and Metamaterials with Quantum Gain on the Nanoscale”

7. Mitsuteru Inoue

Professor, Graduate School of Engineering, Toyohashi University of Technology
IEEE Magnetics Society 2018 Distinguished Lecturer

Talk: „Magnetic Phase Interference in Artificial Magnetic Lattices: Functions and Applications to Optical, High-Frequency, and Spin Wave Devices” will be 19 July 2018

Contact Mitsuteru INOUE Fedyanin (Moscow State Univ.), and
Miguel Levy (Michigan Technological Univ.), to take part at a minisymposium  on
„Spin-dependent Optical, Plasmonic, Confinement and High-frequency Phenomena and Applications” 19 – 20 July

Minisymposium special issue of Crystals is published:

8. Maria Kafesaki

Dept. of Materials Science and Technology, University of Crete, Greece, and Foundation for Research
and Technology Hellas (FORTH), Institute of Electronic Structure and Laser (IESL), Greece

Talk: “Combining chirality with Parity-Time symmetry in metamaterials”

9. Philippe Lalanne

Directeur de Recherche au CNRS
Laboratoire Photonique, Numérique et Nanosciences
UMR5298 – LP2N Institut d’Optique d’Aquitaine

Talk: „Modal theory of light interaction with nanoresonators

10. Robert P. Lipton

S. B. Barton Professor
AAAS Fellow

Talk : „New Methods for Opening Bandgaps in Photonic Crystal”

11. Ross McPhedran

The founding president of the ETOPIM association, an Emeritus Professor at the University of Sydney, a Fellow of the Australian Academy of Science, the Optical Society of America, the Institute of Physics UK and the Australian Institute of Physics and doctor honoris causa of Aix-Marseille University.

Talk : „Egocentric Physics: More about Mie”

12. Emil V. Prodan

Talk: Topological Meta-Materials: Design Principles and Examples (tentative title)

13. Ping Sheng

Department of Physics, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology0
Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China

Talk: Optimal Sound Absorbing Structures

14. Martin Wegener

Applied Physics at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) and Scientific Director of Institute of Nanotechnology at KIT

Talk: „3D Microstructured Mechanical Metamaterials”

15. Michael Weinstein

Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics and Department of Mathematics Columbia University

Talk : „On the mathematical theory of graphene and its artificial analogues”

 16. Aaron Welters

Department of Mathematical Sciences, Florida Institute of Technology, Melbourne, FL, USA

Talk: „Overdamping phenomena in composite gyroscopic systems: an application of Herglotz-Stieltjes function theory”

The duration of plenary talk is from 45 min.

We are pleased to present our Key Speakers:

Maxence Cassier

CNRS researcher in the Epsilon team,
Institut Fresnel, Aix-Marseille University, FRANCE

Talk: „On the spectral theory and limiting amplitude principle for Maxwell’s equations at the Interface of a metamateria”

Harsha Hutridurga

Department of Mathematics, Imperial College London, a member of Centre for Plasmonics and Metamaterials, Imperial College London, United Kingdom.

Muamer Kadic

Institut FEMTO-ST, UMR 6174, CNRS, Université de Bourgogne FrancheComté, 25000 Besançon, France

Talk: „ Cloaking in mechanics

Christian Kern

A member of the group of Martin Wegener
Institute of Applied Physics, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT),
76128 Karlsruhe, Germany

Talk: ” The Hall effect in composites” 

Mehul Makwana

Research Associate, Department of Mathematics, Imperial College London, UK
Scientific Consultant, Multiwave Technologies AG, Switzerland

Talk: “Geometrically engineering topological energy-splitters and supernetworks”

Sanghyeon Yu

Department of Mathematics, ETH Zurich, 8092 Zurich, Switzerland