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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.

Committee Members

  • Tomasz Tkaczyk, Rice University, United States , Chair
  • Chris Xu, Cornell University, United States , Chair
  • Caroline Boudoux, Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Canada , Program Chair
  • Kristen Maitland, Texas A&M University, United States , Program Chair


Tomasz Tkaczyk

Rice University, UNITED STATES

Chris Xu

Cornell University, UNITED STATES

Caroline Boudoux

Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, CANADA
Program Chair

Kristen Maitland

Texas A&M University, UNITED STATES
Program Chair