COMMITTEE

Chairman

Prof. Javier García de Abajo

Prof. Javier García de Abajo

ICFO, Barcelona

Javier García de Abajo received his PhD from the University of the Basque Country (1993) and then visited Berkeley National Lab for three years. He was a Research Professor at the Spanish CSIC and in 2013 moved to ICFO-Institut de Ciencies Fotoniques (Barcelona) as an ICREA Research Professor and Group Leader. He is Fellow of both the American Physical Society and the Optical Society of America. His interests include nanophotonics, ultrafast and nonlinear optics, surface science, light-matter interactions, and electron microscope spectroscopies.