FEL 2017 Group Photo

Update: The Proceedings Office is 90% complete in finalizing the published proceedings. See web index of papers (those fully processed so far). Final publication is expected within the next couple weeks.

On behalf of the International Executive Committee of the FEL Conference series, we are pleased to announce the 38th International Free Electron Laser Conference (FEL2017), to be held at the Santa Fe Community Convention Center (SFCCC) in Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA from August 20th to August 25th, 2017.

FEL 2017 will focus on recent advances in free electron laser theory, experiments, electron beam, photon beam and undulator technologies, and some applications of free electron lasers. We look forward to welcoming you to beautiful Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA.

We expect about 200-300 attendees from FEL facilities around the world, including the Linac Coherent Light Source in the US, the SACLA XFEL in Japan, the FERMI FEL in Italy, the Pohang Accelerator Laboratory XFEL in Korea, the SwissFEL in Switzerland, the FLASH and European XFEL in Germany, the Dalian VUV FEL and the Shanghai XFEL in China. A number of these FEL facilities will report first lasing results at FEL2017.

The conference will include an optional tour of LANL accelerator facilities and the LANL Bradbury Science Museum.

Important dates

Online registration

Early registration ($75 discount) 15 March - 15 June, 2017 $850
Late registration 16 June - 11 August, 2017 $925

Onsite registration

Pricing goes into effect 12 August, 2017 $1000

Abstract submission

24 March - 22 May, 2017

Paper submission due

18 August, 2017