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The Moscone Center
San Francisco, CA , United States
13 - 18 February 2016
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Attend BiOS 2016, the Largest Biomedical Optics and Photonics Conference. Register today. Prices Increase $150 after 29 January.

BiOS is the world's largest biomedical optics conference, part of Photonics West

See the latest research at BiOS 2016. Topics include biomedical optics, diagnostics and therapeutics, biophotonics, new imaging modalities, optical coherence tomography, neurophotonics, optogenetics, tissue optics, and nano/biophotonics.

Don't miss BiOS Expo, open Saturday and Sunday (13-14 February).

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BiOS Topic Areas
Photonic Therapeutics and Diagnostics
Clinical Technologies and Systems
Tissue Optics, Laser-Tissue Interaction, and Tissue Engineering
Biomedical Spectroscopy, Microscopy, and Imaging
Nano/Biophotonics
Neurophotonics, Neurosurgery, and Optogenetics
Translational Research
3D Printing

BiOS 2016 Symposium Chairs

James Fujimoto, MIT


James G. Fujimoto

Massachusetts Institute of Technology (United States)

R. Rox Anderson, M.D. Wellman Center for Photomedicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard School of Medicine


R. Rox Anderson, M.D.

Wellman Center for Photomedicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard School of Medicine (United States)

BiOS 2016 Program Track Chairs:

Photonic Therapeutics and Diagnostics
Brian Jet-Fei Wong, Beckman Laser Institute and Medical Clinic, Univ. of California, Irvine (United States)

Clinical Technologies and Systems
Tuan Vo Dinh, Fitzpatrick Institute for Photonics, Duke Univ. (United States); Anita Mahadevan-Jansen, Vanderbilt Univ. (United States)

Tissue Optics, Laser-Tissue Interaction, and Tissue Engineering
Steven L. Jacques, Oregon Health & Science Univ. (United States

Biomedical Spectroscopy, Microscopy, and Imaging
Ammasi Periasamy, Univ. of Virginia (United States); Daniel L. Farkas, Univ. of Southern California (United States); and SMI (United States)

Nano/Biophotonics
Paras Prasad, SUNY/Buffalo (United States); Dan V. Nicolau, McGill Univ. (Canada)

Neurophotonics, Neurosurgery, and Optogenetics
Rafael Yuste, Columbia Univ. (United States)


SPIE conference papers are published in the Proceedings of SPIE and available via the SPIE Digital Library, the world’s largest collection of optics and photonics research.  

The Proceedings are indexed in Web of Science, Scopus, Ei Compendex, Inspec, Google Scholar, Astrophysical Data System (ADS), DeepDyve, ReadCube, CrossRef, and other scholarly indexes, and are widely accessible to leading research organizations, conference attendees, and individual researchers. 


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Important Dates

Abstracts Due
3 August 2015

Author Notification
12 October 2015

BiOS Manuscripts Due
18 January 2016
4-page minimum


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