Bio-Optics: Design and Application

02 - 05 April 2017
Sheraton San Diego Hotel & Marina, San Diego, California United States

Bio-optics: Design and Applications addresses all aspects of development and applications of biomedical optical technologies for research and clinical applications.

This topical meeting will focus on design, instrumentation, and applications of optical technologies for life sciences. Topics include but are not limited to optical imaging technologies, system design, fabrication, visual optics, eye imaging and sensing, image guided surgery, bio-inspired optics, biochip, optofluidics, nanobiosensor, nanophotonics for biomedicine, drug discovery imaging, and other novel optical technologies for diagnosis and treatment. This meeting provides an opportunity for researchers and engineers from academia and industry to discuss design, fabrication, instrumentation, and application of biomedical optical technologies for life science.

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Tomasz Tkaczyk

Rice University
UNITED STATES
Chair

Chris Xu

Cornell University
UNITED STATES
Chair


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Hotel Reservation 1 March 2017 23:59 EST
Hotel Reservation 1 March 2017
Advanced Registration 2 March 2017 23:59 EST
Advanced Registration 2 March 2017
Postdeadline Abstract and Summary Submission 14 March 2017 12:00 EDT
Postdeadline Abstract and Summary Submission 14 March 2017
Brian Applegate, Texas A&M University, United States, Volumetric Optical Coherence Tomography and Vibrometry of the Ear with Subnanometer Sensitivity, Invited

Jennifer Barton, University of Arizona, United States, Miniature Multimodal Optical Endoscopes for Early Cancer Detection, Invited

Liangyi Chen, Inst of Molecular Medicine, Peking Univ, Fast High-resolution Miniature Two-photon Microscopy for Brain Imaging in Freely-behaving Mice at the Single-spine Level, Invited

Andrew Dunn, University of Texas at Austin, United States, Title to be Announced, Invited

Elizabeth Hillman, Columbia University, United States, A Second-generation SCAPE Microscopy System for High-speed 3D Imaging of Living Things, Invited

Kirill Larin, University of Houston, United States, Emerging Methods of Optical Imaging in Developmental Biology, Invited

Amy Oldenburg, Univ of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, United States, Supercontinuum Parallel Line-field Optical Coherence Tomography for High Sensitivity, Kilohertz Frame Rate Imaging, Invited

Darren Roblyer, Boston University, United States, Wearable High-speed Frequency Domain Diffuse Optical Imaging for Dynamic Tumor Monitoring, Invited

Giuliano Scarcelli, University of Maryland at College Park, United States, Brillouin Microscopy to Image Cell and Tissue Mechanical Properties, Invited

Peter So, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, United States, Title to be Announced, Invited

Juan Tabernero, Anglia Ruskin University, United Kingdom, Oscillations of the crystalline lens in the human eye, Invited

David Williams, University of Rochester, United States, Seeing Through the Retina, Invited

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Congress Special Events

Plenary Session

Monday, 3 April, 08:30–10:30

The Joint Plenary Session will feature a speaker three speakers are general interest to all attendees. 

  • Steven Chu, Stanford University, USANew Probes and Approaches to Optical, Electron Microscopy and Future Applications
  • Subra Suresh, Carnegie Mellon University, USACell Biophysics and Human Diseases
  • Laura Waller, University of California Berkeley, USAComputational Microscopy for High-Throughput Science


Student & Early Career Professional Development & Networking Program

Monday, 3 April, 12:00–13:30

Join us for an interactive lunch and learn program focused on professional development within the Bio Photonics field. This program will engage students and early career professionals with the key leaders in the field who will share their professional development journey and provide useful tips to those who attend. The program is complimentary for OSA Members and lunch will be provided. There is limited space, please RSVP to attend.

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Welcome Reception with Exhibitors

Monday, 3 April, 18:00–19:30

Join your fellow attendees for the Congress Reception. Enjoy delectable fare while networking. The reception is open to committee/presenting author/student and full conference attendees. Conference attendees may purchase extra tickets for their guest.

Joint Poster Session

Tuesday, 4 April, 15:30 - 17:00

Posters are an integral part of the technical program and offer a unique networking opportunity, where presenters can discuss their results one-to-one with interested parties. Each author is provided with a board on which to display the summary and results of his or her paper.