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

We are pleased to present our Plenary Speakers:

1. David Bergman

http://www.tau.ac.il/~bergman/BergmanHomePg.asp.html

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

2. Elena Cherkaev

http://www.math.utah.edu/~elena/

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
https://www.imperial.ac.uk/people/r.craster/

Talk: „Elastic Metamaterials”

4. Alexander Figotin

Mathematical Physics, University of California at Irvine, Mathematics Department
https://www.math.uci.edu/~afigotin/

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

5. Sebastien Guenneau

Directeur de Recherche au CNRS,
Institut Fresnel, Aix-Marseille University
http://www.fresnel.fr/perso/guenneau/

Talk: „Seismic metamaterials: structuring soil for earthquake protection”
CNRS: https://lejournal.cnrs.fr/billets/les-surprenantes-proprietes-des-metamateriaux

6. Ortwin Hess

Professor at the Leverhulme Chair in Metamaterials in the Blackett Laboratory /  Department of Physics at Imperial College London
http://www.imperial.ac.uk/people/o.hess 

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
http://www.ieeemagnetics.org/

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 inoue@tut.ac.jpAndrey 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:
http://www.mdpi.com/journal/crystals/special_issues/ETOPIM11_Crystals

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
http://esperia.iesl.forth.gr/~kafesaki/

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
https://www.lp2n.institutoptique.fr/

Talk: „Modal theory of light interaction with nanoresonators

10. Robert P. Lipton

S. B. Barton Professor
AAAS Fellow
https://www.math.lsu.edu/~lipton/

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.

https://scholar.google.pl/citations?user=Se1Xmq4AAAAJ&hl=pl&oi=sra
http://www.physics.usyd.edu.au/theory/ppl/ross.html

Talk : „Egocentric Physics: More about Mie”

12. Emil V. Prodan

https://www.researchgate.net/profile/Emil_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
https://scholar.google.de/citations?user=WGDWgAwAAAAJ&hl=de
http://www.aph.kit.edu/wegener/english/index.php

Talk: „3D Microstructured Mechanical Metamaterials”

15. Michael Weinstein

Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics and Department of Mathematics Columbia University
http://www.columbia.edu/~miw2103

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
http://my.fit.edu/~awelters/

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
http://fresnel.fr/perso/cassier/index.html

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
http://members.femto-st.fr/muamer-kadic/

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