Laser excitation of molecules in their rovibrational quasicontinuum (spectroscopy, intramolecular dynamics, chemical and collisional), C. Angelie and R. Capitini; similarity and scaling in gas lasers, C.E. Little and A. Maitland; characterization of semiconductors by Raman spectroscopy, T.E. Jenkins; numerical modeling of coupled-cavity mode-locking of colour-centre lasers, A.D. Boardman et al; boxcars measurements in plasmas, J. Uhlenbusch et al; laser spectroscopy on a beam of metastable nitrogen molecules, Ch. Ottinger; coherent laser radar for atmospheric wind measurements - research, development and application, J.W. Bilbro; photo-active "mixed" surfaces on the surface of layered semiconductors, D. Mahalu and R. Tenne; laser-induced photoionization of atoms, S. Legowski; single-frequency Nd-YAG laser development for space communication and remote sensing, C. Werner; and others.