Santa Fe Community Conference Center

On behalf of the International Executive Committee of the FEL Conference series, we are pleased to announce the 38th International Free Electron Laser Conference FEL 2017, 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 technology and some applications of free electron lasers. We look forward to welcoming you to beautiful Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA.

We expect about 300-400 attendees from FEL facilities around the world, including the Linac Coherent Light Source at SLAC, the SACLA XFEL in Japan, the European XFEL in Germany, the Pohang XFEL in Korea, the SwissFEL in Switzerland and the Shanghai XFEL in China. There is great expectation that a number of FEL facilities will report first lasing results in 2017.

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