Advanced High-Power Lasers and Beam Control Conference
27-30 June 2016 Colorado Springs, Colorado

Advanced High-Power Lasers, consisting of two conferences, and Beam Control Conference were co-located in Colorado Springs
Pikes Peak above Colorado Springs
Photo Courtesy Sam Blankenship
in 2016. The co-located technical sessions with joint technical and plenary sessions were intended to to encourage discussion outside narrow technical limits. These events were held at the unclassified level. Persons registered for any conference were able to attend all technical sessions at no additional cost.

Program Highlights

  • Advanced High Power Lasers, consisting of two conferences
      Solid State and Diode Laser Technical Review and
      High Power Gas and Hybrid Lasers
  • Beam Control Conference
  • Invited speakers
  • Public release and limited distribution technical presentations
  • Short courses
  • Industrial and government exhibits
  • Public release and limited distribution proceedings


An overview of the program is shown to the right. The detailed technical program is available here.

Location and Accommodations

All sessions were held at the The Antlers Hotel, located at 4 South Cascade Ave, Colorado Springs, Clorado.


Unclassified, public release proceedings were published on CD and mailed to all attendees. See our Online Store for proceedings for this and previous AHPL Meetings. Limited Distribution proceedings are available for those who qualify.


Program Overview

Monday, 27 June

Short Courses

Tuesday, 28 June

Morning: Plenary Session
Afternoon: Technical Presentations
Evening: Exhibitors Reception

Wednesday, 29 June

Technical Presentations

Thursday, 30 June

Technical Presentations
Event Adjourns by 1600


Conference Contacts
Beam Control Conference    
Al Ogloza (805) 814-0117
David Loomis (303) 898-3747
High Power Gas and Hybrid Lasers Conference    
Boris Zhdanov (719) 333-2109
Solid State and Diode Laser Technology Review    
David Mordaunt (310) 647-4389
Tim Newell (505) 853-5651
LeAnn Brasure (505) 248-8207
Conference Coordinator/Short Courses    
Cynnamon Spain (505) 998-4910
Registration and Receipts    
Tiffany Bjelke (505) 998-4910

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