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SPIE Photonics West - BiOS 2018 | Call for Papers

OPIE 2017

OPIC 2017



Biomedical Optics & Medical Imaging

Light-actuated microrobots for biomedical science
Light can be used to fabricate, handle, power, and actuate microrobotics functionalities, such as the loading and unloading of microcargo, showing promise for drug delivery and biological-testing applications.

Space technologies find their place in healthcare applications. (An SPIE Professional article.)

20 April 2017

Optical technology defends against counterfeit drugs. (An SPIE Professional magazine article.)

7 April 2017
The recent development of Brillouin microscopy enables the longitudinal moduli of cells to be mapped in high 3D spatial resolution, without the need for contact or a labeling agent.
21 March 2017
Surface-enhanced Raman scattering can be used as an alternative approach for evaluating the toxicity of nanoparticles in single living cells, bypassing the complications faced by conventional cytotoxicity assays.
12 March 2017
IBM confirms AIM Photonics role
Intellectual property licensing agreement expected to aid development of silicon photonics technology.
20 April 2017
US team claims 'synthetic aperture' imaging advance
Researchers lay 'key groundwork' towards practical implementation of resolution-boosting approach analogous to radar technique.
20 April 2017
Hyperspectral developers target smart phone applications
Researchers in Finland, Germany and Israel help 'democratize' the broadband sensor technology.
18 April 2017
SPIE DCS 2017: advice from Washington - engage, from Trump to City Hall
Photonics industry urged by lobbyist to keep an eye on Jared Kushner, amid potential opportunities in infrastructure, defense and medicine.
14 April 2017
Malte Gather: OLEDs to increase specificity for optogenetic applications