6th Advances in photonic tools and techniques for the life sciences

Photonex is pleased to announce 'Advances in Photonic Tools and Techniques for Life Sciences' one-day conference in Glasgow on 5th June 2019.

This free conference is ideal for anyone wishing to learn more about biophotonics, photonics and microscopy subjects in bio-medical-life science disciplines.

Speakers will present their latest work in this field and will give attendees an invaluable opportunity to learn about the latest technology developments and most interesting applications.

Sessions on novel spectroscopy, nanoscale imaging, biomedical applications of novel microscopy techniques, image analysis and imaging frontiers will showcase the vibrant research and state-of-the art in these areas with applications in understanding complex biological systems, improving diagnostics, biomedical imaging and therapy.

We look forward to seeing you in Glasgow in June 2019.

Programme Committee

Dr Lynn Paterson (Chair)
Institute of Biological Chemistry,
Biophysics and Bioengineering,
Heriot-Watt University.

Dr Pierre Bagnaninchi
Centre for Regenerative
Medicine, University of

Prof Tom Brown
Dean of Science, University of
St Andrews.

Prof Gail McConnell
Chair of Biophotonics at the
Strathclyde Institute of Pharmacy
and Biomedical Sciences,
University of Strathclyde.

Dr Ally McInroy
Senior Programme Manager,
Technology Scotland.

Poster Session

The main meeting programme will be by invitation however we are keen to involve researchers who are investigating novel and exciting new techniques or unique applications. These are welcomed on subjects in the wider field of photonics when related to aspects of biophotonics including biomedical spectroscopy and bioimaging.

Poster prizes to be won! PhD supervisors - announce the opportunity to your students early!

Please follow these links to download more:

Poster Session Co-ordinator

Dr Marcel Schubert
School of Physics & Astronomy
University of St Andrews

Programme Organiser

Brenda Hargreaves
Enlighten Meetings (Xmark Media Ltd)
T: +44 (0)1372 750555
E: brenda@xmarkmedia.com



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Contact Us

Exhibition & sponsorship enquiries:
SPIE Europe
Laurence Devereux: laurence@spieeurope.org

Tel: +44 (0)1372 750555

Programme Organiser:

Brenda Hargreaves

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