Bio-Optics: Design and Application
Novel Techniques in Microscopy
Optical Manipulation and Its Applications
Optical Molecular Probes, Imaging and Drug Delivery
Optics and the Brain

Bio-Optics: Design and Application

  • Steven Adie, Cornell UniversityUnited States
    Hybrid Adaptive Optics: an Approach for Imaging Faster and Deeper
  • Conor Evans, Massachusetts General HospitalUnited States
    Phosphorescence Oxygen Sensing from the Bench to Bedside and Beyond
  • Michael Giacomelli, Massachusetts Institute of TechnologyUnited States
  • Christine Hendon, Columbia UniversityUnited States
  • Jana Kainerstorfer, Carnegie Mellon UniversityUnited States
    Blood flow regulation and neurovascular coupling in the healthy and diseased brain
  • Jiawen Li, University of AdelaideAustralia
    Miniaturized Multimodal Fibre-optic Imaging Probes
  • Xingde Li, Johns Hopkins UniversityUnited States
  • Gao Liang, Washington University in St LouisUnited States
    Compressed Ultrafast Microscopy: Redefining the Speed Limit of Bioimaging
  • Anjul Loiacono, Thorlabs IncUnited States
  • Hamid Pahlevaninezhad, Harvard Medical SchoolUnited States
    Nano-optic endoscope: A new approach to endoscopic imaging
  • Paco Robles, Georgia Institute of TechnologyUnited States
    Quantitative phase imaging with epi-mode illumination in thick scattering samples
  • Eva Sevick-Muraca, UT Health Science Center at HoustonUnited States
    Visualizing and Delivering Immunotherapeutics Through the Lymphatics
  • Wei-Chuan Shih, University of HoustonUnited States
    Smartphone Nano Colorimetry
  • Dan Zhu, Huazhong Univ of Science and TechnologyChina
    Optical Clearing Skull Window for Cortical Neural and Vascular Imaging

Novel Techniques in Microscopy

  • Carlo Alonzo, Massachusetts General HospitalUnited States
  • Mihaela Balu, UC Irvine Beckman Laser InstituteUnited States
    Recent advances in multiphoton microscopy for clinical skin imaging
  • Emmanuel Bossy, Institut Laue-LangevinFrance
    Photoacoustic imaging beyond the acoustic diffraction limit
  • Elliot Botvinick, UC Irvine Beckman Laser InstituteUnited States
  • Kin Chan, BioPharmX, Inc.United States
  • Ji-Xin Cheng, Boston UniversityUnited States
  • Nicholas Durr, University of Texas at AustinUnited States
    3D histology with deep learning fluorescence microscopy
  • Irene Georgakoudi, Tufts UniversityUnited States
    Label-free, optical, morpho-functional cancer biomarkers
  • Ludovic Jullien, ENS, Paris
  • Melike Lakadamyali, University of Pennsylvania
  • Seemantini Nadkarni, Harvard Medical SchoolUnited States
    Mapping the Micromechanics of the Extracellular Matrix
  • Daniel Razansky, Helmholtz Zentrum München GmbHGermany
  • Sylvie Roke, Ecole Polytechnique Federale de LausanneSwitzerland

Optical Molecular Probes, Imaging and Drug Delivery

  • Brian Applegate, Texas A&M UniversityUnited States
  • Jennifer Barton, University of ArizonaUnited States
    Endogenous and exogenous contrast mechanisms for detection of ovarian cancer
  • Mikhail Berezin, Washington Univ School MedicineUnited States
  • Thomas Bocklitz, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität JenaGermany
    Machine learning methods for spectral and image data
  • Paola Ceroni, Universita degli Studi di Bologna
  • Anna Devor, University of California San DiegoUnited States
  • Arthur Gmitro, University of ArizonaUnited States
  • Jesse Jokerst, University of California at San Diego
  • Charles Lin, Massachusetts General HospitalUnited States
  • Jonathan Liu, University of WashingtonUnited States
  • Laura Marcu, University of California DavisUnited States
  • Mark Niedre, Northeastern UniversityUnited States
    Shedding Light on Circulating Tumor Cell Mediated Metastasis
  • Gregory Palmer, Duke UniversityUnited States
    Intravital optical imaging and spectroscopy to monitor tumor therapeutic and immune response
  • John Rasmussen, Texas A&M UniversityUnited States
  • Kimberley Samkoe, Dartmouth Medical SchoolUnited States
  • Iwan Schie, IPHT Jena
  • Jennifer Shell, Dartmouth CollegeUnited States
  • Marina Shirmanova, Nizhny Novgorod State Medical AcademyRussia
  • Bryan Spring, Northeastern UniversityUnited States
  • Judith Su, University of ArizonaUnited States
    Label-free ultra-sensitive molecular detection for bioscience and translational medicine
  • Kenneth Tichauer, Illinois Institute of TechnologyUnited States
  • David Vera, University of California San DiegoUnited States
    Intra-Operative Molecular Imaging
  • Bruno Weber, Universitat ZurichSwitzerland
  • Lu Wei, California Institute of TechnologyUnited States
  • Gary Yellen, Harvard Medical SchoolUnited States
  • Tomasz Zal, Univ of Texas M. D. Anderson CtrUnited States

Optical Manipulation and Its Applications

  • Alexandra Artusio-Glimpse, National Inst of Standards & TechnologyUnited States
    Momentum and a new traceability path for optical power
  • Alejandro Arzola, UNAM CCADETMexico
    Optical Ratchets: Controlling Transport far from Equilibrium
  • Oto Brzobohaty, ISI of the CAS, v.v.i.Czech Republic
  • Cornelia Denz, Westfaelische Wilhelms Univ MunsterGermany
  • Kishan Dholakia, University of St AndrewsUnited Kingdom
  • Itia Favre-Bulle, University of QueenslandAustralia
  • Jochen Guck, University of CambridgeGermany
  • Maria Iati, Istituto per i Processi Chimico-Fisici Italy
    Optical Trapping of Hybrid Nanostructures
  • Sabine Klapp, Technische Universität BerlinGermany
    Manipulation of colloidal transport by time-delayed feedback control
  • Masud Mansuripur, University of ArizonaUnited States
    Self-field, radiated energy, and radiated linear momentum of an accelerated point charge
  • Nicolas Mauranyapin, University of Queensland
  • Kang-Kuen Ni, Harvard University
  • Pedro Quinto-Su, ICN-UNAMMexico
  • Basudev Roy, Eberhard-Karls-Universität TubingenIndia
    Determination of twisting of kinesin molecules during stepping
  • Rosalba Saija, Universita degli Studi MessinaItaly
  • Philip Tinnefeld, Ludwig-Maximillians-Universität MunchenGermany
  • Ming Wu, University of California BerkeleyUnited States
  • Kai Zhang, Univ of Illinois at Urbana-ChampaignUnited States

Optics and the Brain

  • Daniel Aharoni, University of California Los AngelesUnited States
    Developing new tools for image network dynamics in freely behaving animals
  • Michal Balberg, Holon Institute of TechnologyIsrael
    Acousto optics for cerebral blood flow monitoring
  • Gemma Bale, University College LondonUnited Kingdom
    Monitoring Metabolism with Broadband Near-Infrared Spectroscopy
  • Pablo Blinder, Tel Aviv UniversityIsrael
    Pysight: a fully asynchronous, photon-counting-based solution for fast multi-photon volumetric imaging
  • David Boas, Boston UniversityUnited States
    Improving Stroke Outcome – OCT Reveals a New Therapeutic Target
  • Robert Campbell, University of AlbertaCanada
    Genetically-encoded near-infrared neural activity indicators
  • Markita del Carpio Landry, University of California BerkeleyUnited States
    Imaging Striatal Dopamine Release Using a Non-Genetically Encoded Near-Infrared Fluorescent Catecholamine Nanosensor
  • Emily Gibson, University of Colorado at BoulderUnited States
    Multiphoton microscopy and optogenetics in freely moving animals
  • Dana Hod, Cleveland Clinic FoundationUnited States
    High-performance genetically-encoded calcium indicators for microscopic and macroscopic recording of neuronal activity
  • Frederic Lesage, Ecole PolytechniqueCanada
    Integrated CMOS TD-NIRS from 1.5D interposer technology to integrated detectors
  • Timothy Murphy, University of British Columbia
  • Daniel Palanker, Stanford UniversityUnited States
    Wide-field interferometric imaging of action potentials
  • Luke Theogarajan, University of California Santa BarbaraUnited States
    A Genetically Encoded Autonomous Bioluminescent Voltage Indicator
  • Lin Tian, University of California DavisUnited States
    High-resolution imaging of neuromodulator dynamics with genetically encoded indicators