Conference scope and topics

To meet upcoming global challenges, modern research has to act in a tight cooperation between different disciplines. Therefore, LANE 2020 offers a platform for the international exchange of ideas, opinions, perspectives, results and solutions concerning the application and the potential of photonic technologies. Especially recent developments in the field of


Laser Material Processing:

  • Beam sources & components
  • Laser beam welding, brazing & soldering
  • Laser beam cutting & drilling
  • Surface treatment & forming
  • Laser assisted processes


  • Experimental results
  • Simulation & modelling
  • Sensing & control
  • Laser safety

are of interest.

In order to open up the capability of light, it is essential to look ahead. Against this background LANE 2020 wants to enhance the


Emerging Technologies:

  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Precision processing with ultrashort laser pulses
  • Laser material processing in the visible wavelength range
  • E-Mobility/Batteries
  • Fast laser beam manipulation