By H. G. Dehmelt, G. Gabrielse, K. Helmerson, G. Janik, W. G. Nagourney, P. B. Schwinberg (auth.), Professor Theo W. Hänsch, Professor Yuen Ron Shen (eds.)
The 7th overseas convention on Laser Spectroscopy or SEICOLS'85 was once held on the Maui Surf resort, Hawaii, united states, June 24 to twenty-eight, 1985. Like its pre decessors at Vail, Megeve, Jackson Lake, Rottach-Egern, Jasper Park, and Interlaken, SEICOLS '85 aimed toward providin9 an off-the-cuff atmosphere for energetic scientists to satisfy and talk about fresh advancements and purposes in laser spectroscopy. The convention web site at the sunny sands of famed Kaanapali seashore at the Island of Maui, even supposing probably no longer the normal mountain inn, provided still an environment most provoking to inventive discus sions throughout the unscheduled afternoons. The convention used to be really foreign: 223 scientists represented 19 international locations, together with Australia, Canada, People's Republic of China, Denmark, Finland, France Germany (FRG), nice Britain, Israel, Italy, Japan, South Korea, Netherlands, New Zealand, Poland, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, and U.S.A. the serious clinical software integrated 14 topical classes with fifty nine invi ted talks. nearly 60 extra invited papers and sixteen postdeadline pa pers have been awarded in the course of 3 energetic night poster periods. the current lawsuits comprise oral in addition to poster and postdeadline papers. We thank all authors for the well timed coaching in their manuscirpts, now to be had to a much broader viewers. we'd additionally prefer to thank the individuals of the overseas guidance Committee for his or her useful feedback and suggestion. Our distinct thank you visit the individuals of this system Committee for his or her painstaking efforts.