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Nanophotonic biosensor for space exploration (PBSA instrument)
Author(s): S. Pantoja; V. Parro; J. Nestler; S. Geidel; R. Martins; F. Cuesta; J. G. Elvira; A. Sousa

Paper Abstract

One of the biggest challenges of Astrobiology is the search for clear signs of present or past life on other planetary bodies. Thus, this poster will describe the project “Photonic Biosensor for Space Application” (PBSA, founded by the Directorate-General for Enterprise and Industry (DG ENTR) within the European Commission and managed by the Unit S2 (Space Research) of the Research European Agency (REA).

Paper Details

Date Published: 17 November 2017
PDF: 6 pages
Proc. SPIE 10563, International Conference on Space Optics — ICSO 2014, 105635D (17 November 2017); doi: 10.1117/12.2304119
Show Author Affiliations
S. Pantoja, DAS Photonics (Spain)
V. Parro, Instituto Nacional de Tecnica Aeroespacial (INTA) (Spain)
J. Nestler, Fraunhofer Institute for Electronics Nano Systems (Germany)
S. Geidel, Fraunhofer Institute for Electronics Nano Systems (Germany)
R. Martins, Evoleo Technologies Lda (Portugal)
F. Cuesta, DAS Photonics (Spain)
J. G. Elvira, Instituto Nacional de Técnica Aeroespacial (INTA) (Spain)
A. Sousa, Evoleo Technologies Lda (Portugal)

Published in SPIE Proceedings Vol. 10563:
International Conference on Space Optics — ICSO 2014
Zoran Sodnik; Bruno Cugny; Nikos Karafolas, Editor(s)

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