Invited Speakers

C. Austen Angell - Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry,  Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona- USA

Alessandro Martucci - Dipartimento di Ingegneria Meccanica, Università degli Studi di Padova, Padova, Italy

Alicia Duran - Instituto de Ceramica y Vidrio- CSIC- Madrid- Spain

Bernard Champagnon - Laboratoire de Physico-Chimie des Matériaux Luminescents – Université Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Lyon, France

Cid B.Araujo - Dept. Physics, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco - UFPE, Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil

Denis Boudreau - Départment de Chimie-  Université Laval, Quebec, Canada

Edgar Zanotto - Dept. of Materials Engineering - Universidade Federal de São Carlos, São Carlos- São Paulo, Brazil 

Hellmut Eckert - Institute of Physics of São Carlos - Universidade de São Paulo- USP, São Carlos, São Paulo, Brazil

Himanshu Jain - Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Lehigh University, Bethelem, Pennsylvania- USA

Luis D. Carlos - Dept. of Physics, Universidade de Aveiro, Aveiro, Portugal

Miguel Jafelicci Jr - Institute of Chemistry - Universidade Estadual Paulista- UNESP, Araraquara, São Paulo, Brazil

Raman Kashyap - Engineering Physics Department, Electrical Engineering Department, École Polytechnique Montreal,  Montreal- Canada

Réal Vallée - Centre d´Optique Photonique et Laser, Université Laval,  Quebec- Canada

Rui Almeida - Dept. of Materials Engineering, IST- Universidade Técnica de Lisboa, Lisboa- Portugal

Younes Messaddeq - Centre d´Optique Photonique et Laser, Université Laval,  Quebec- Canada and Institute of Chemistry- Universidade Estadual Paulista- UNESP, Araraquara, São Paulo, Brazil