EPIC Meeting on System Integration at PBF

10-11 October 2019

Almelo, The Netherlands

Hosted at: PBF

PBF

Sponsored by:

Bronze sponsor

OptoSigma (1)

The purpose of this meeting is to bring together the companies in charge of the manufacturing of complex optical systems (high power lasers, high energy electron microscopy, lithography, …) to discuss the challenges of integrating optic and photonic components into higher level sub-assemblies and systems. Such challenges include:

A) the Photonic chain:

  • selection of the light source (lamp – LED – laser / laser diode)
  • combinations thereof optical considerations  
  • selection of detectors

B) system design in general
C) cooling / heat management
D) supply chain management (local, global)

E) (Power)Electronics

  • current ripple
  • Dimming, PWM
  • interfacing
  • pulse reproducibility & stability

Agenda

10 October 2019 Thursday

12:00 – 13:00 Registration & Lunch @ PBF / hotel (TBC.)
13:00 – 13:05 Welcoming words by Jose Pozo, CTO, EPIC – European Photonics Industry Consortium
13:05 – 13:15 Welcoming words by representative of PBF (THE NETHERLANDS)
13:15 – 13:45 KEYNOTE presentation by representative of PBF (THE NETHERLANDS)
13:45 – 14:45 Session 1: Setting up the scene
14:45 – 15:30 Coffee break
15:30 – 16:30 Session 2: System design approaches
16:30 – 17:30 Session 3: Power electronics and power supplies
17:45 Bus transfer to a dinner place (TBC.)
18:15 – 22:30 Dinner (venue – TBC.)

10 October 2019 Thursday

08:00 – 08:30 Bus transfer from a hotel to the meeting venue (if at PBF and needed)
08:30 – 09:00 Morning coffee @ meeting venue
09:00 – 09:15 Recap by Jose Pozo, CTO, EPIC – European Photonics Industry Consortium
09:15 – 10:45  Session 4: Heat management
10:45 – 11:30 Coffee break
11:30 – 13:00 Session 5: Supply chain management
13:00 – 14:00 Lunch @ meeting venue
14:15 – 15:45 Company visit @PBF
16:00 End

Venues

The meeting venue will be announced soon. It will be either PFB facilities or the nearby hotel. In any case a company visit will be held at PBF on 11 October after the event.

The recommended hotel and the dinner place will be announced soon.

Registration

EPIC members and invited companies: 250 EUR (excluding VAT);  non-members: 450 EUR (excluding VAT). By filling in the registration form below you agree your email to be used to keep you updated about the event. We will also share the registered participants list with the other participants or interested parties (except emails). Attendance is limited to 1 person per company. 

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Contact

For any questions please contact EPIC Events Manager Neringa Norbutaite by email: Neringa.norbutaite@epic-assoc.com or mobile: +370 6 2438991.