Clinical and Translational Biophotonics
Microscopy, Histopathology and Analytics
Optical Tomography and Spectroscopy
Optics and the Brain

Clinical and Translational Biophotonics

  • Vadim Backman, Northwestern University, United States
  • Stephen Boppart, Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, United States
    Intraoperative and Real-Time Label-Free Multiphoton Imaging of Breast Cancer Associated Microvesicles and Exosomes
  • Paul French, Imperial College London, United Kingdom
    Preclinical and Clinical Multidimensional Fluorescence Imaging
  • Anita Mahadevan-Jansen, Vanderbilt University, United States
  • Norman Nishioka, Harvard Medical School, United States
  • Brian Pogue, DoseOptics, LLC, United States
    Optical Systems in Radiation Therapy
  • Juergen Popp, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Germany
    Optical Biopsies Using Multimodal Imaging - Chances and Limitations
  • Nirmala Ramanujam, Duke University, United States
  • Theo Ruers, Netherlands Cancer Institute, Netherlands
  • Eric Seibel, University of Washington, United States
    Optical Dental Care for Children, From Caries Prediction to Therapy Monitoring
  • Melissa Suter, Harvard Medical School, Mass General Hos, United States
  • Bruce Tromberg, University of California Irvine, United States
  • Hongki Yoo, Hanyang University, South Korea
    Label-Free Multimodal Intravascular Optical Imaging for Cardiovascular Disease

Optics and the Brain

  • Elizabeth Hillman, Columbia University, United States
  • Jan Huisken, Morgridge Institute for Research, United States
  • Francesco Pavone, European Lab for Non-Linear Spectroscopy, Italy
  • Cathie Ventalon, Ecole Normale Supérieure, France
  • Changhuei Yang, California Institute of Technology, United States
    Time-Reversal Optical Focusing for Deep Tissue Optogenetic Activation
  • Arjun Yodh, University of Pennsylvania, United States
    Noninvasive Functional Monitoring of Flow, Hemoglobin, and Metabolic Biomarkers in Human Brain

Optical Tomography and Spectroscopy

  • Wesley Baker, University of Pennsylvania, United States
  • Irving Bigio, Boston University, United States
    Manifestations of Pathology in Elastic-Scattering Spectra and Exigencies for Clinical Translation of Diagnostic Spectroscopy
  • Sarah Bohndiek, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Multidimensional Endoscopy for Early Cancer Detection
  • Alberto Dalla Mora, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
  • Adam de la Zerda, Stanford University, United States
  • Sylvain Gigan, Laboratoire Kastler-Brossel, France
    Wavefront Shapingin Complex Media: Imaging and Beyond
  • Frederic Leblond, Polytechnique Montreal, Canada
    Platform Technology for Label-Free Spectroscopic Tissue Identification in Interventional Medicine Applications
  • Xingde Li, Johns Hopkins University, United States
    Intra-Operative Color Mapping of Brain Cancer Infiltration with Real-time Quantitative OCT
  • Dainiel Licht, The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, United States
  • Paola Taroni, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
    Optical Quantification of Collagen and Breast Cancer: Lesion Classification and Risk Estimate
  • Gijs van Soest, Thoraxcenter Erasmus MC, Netherlands

Microscopy, Histopathology and Analytics

  • Nathalie Agar, Harvard Medical School, United States
  • Gabriela Apiou-Sbirlea, Massachusetts General Hospital, United States
  • Rohit Bhargava, Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, United States
  • Jane Brock, Brigham & Womens Hospital, United States
  • J. Quincy Brown, Tulane University, United States
    Structured Light and Computational Topology for Next Generation Prostate Pathology
  • Brian Cunningham, Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, United States
    Photonic Crystal Resonant Coupling to Nanoantennas and Applications for Digital Resolution Biosensing
  • David Dickensheets, Montana State University, United States
    Toward Smaller, More Useable Clinical Confocal Microscopes with Advanced Scanning and Integrated Wide-Field Guidance
  • Marica Ericson, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Sweden
    Laser Scanning Microscopy Targeting Dermatology - Insights from Research and Translational Inertia
  • Reto Fiolka, UT Southwestern, United States
  • Irene Georgakoudi, Tufts University, United States
  • Adam Glaser, University of Washington,
    Pathology-Optimized Open-Top Light-Sheet Microscopy
  • Bojana Gligorijevic, Temple University, United States
    Real-Time Imaging of Invadopodia in Tumor Microenvironment Context
  • Laurie Goodman, Clearlight Diagnostics, United States
  • Sheng-Lung Huang, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
  • Cecil Joseph, University of Massachusetts Lowell, United States
    Investigating Multimodal Optical/Terahertz Imaging for Intraoperative margin delineation of Nonmelanoma Skin Cancers
  • DongKyun Kang, Massachusetts General Hospital, United States
  • Kivanc Kose, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, United States
  • Aydogan Ozcan, University of California Los Angeles, United States
  • Gabriel Popescu, Univ of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, United States
  • Babar Rao, Rutgers University, United States
  • Thomas Reinert, Stride Tool Inc, United States
  • Michael Shribak, Marine Biological Laboratory, United States
  • Chi-Kuang Sun, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
    Noninvasive Histopathological Imaging by Using Harmonic Generation Microscopy for Onsite Differential Diagnosis and Treatment Assessment
  • Eric Tkaczyk, Vanderbilt University, United States
  • Gracie Vargas, University of Texas Medical Branch, United States
  • Alex Walsh, US Air Force Research Laboratory, United States
    Imaging T Cell Metabolism for Activity and Heterogeneity Analysis
  • Benjamin Wilson, Intellectual Ventures, United States
    The Challenges and Prospects of Microscopy and Biophotonics in Low Resource Settings
  • Gang Yao, University of Missouri-Columbia, United States
  • Haishan Zeng, BC Cancer Agency Research Centre, Canada
    Integrated Multimodality Microscopy and Confocal Raman Spectroscopy for In Vivo Skin Evaluation and Diagnosis
  • Andries Zijlstra, Vanderbilt University, United States