The International Society for Optics and Photonics
CREOL, The College of Optics & Photonics
The mission of SPIE Student Chapter is to advance an interdisciplinary approach to the science and application of light and provide professional development opportunities for UCF students.

SPIE Student Section Symposium on Medical Applications of Optics & Photonics

8:30 – 9:00 am Breakfast and welcome remarks
Dr. Bahaa Saleh, dean & director of CREOL


Chair: Dr. Aristide Dogariu, University of Central Florida

9:00 am Harnessing Light  -  Advanced Photonics in Cell Biology and Photomedicine
Dr. Aristide Dogariu, CREOL, College of Optics & Photonics, UCF

9:25 am Photoacoustic Imaging of Breast Cancer: Detection and Image-guided Surgery
Dr. Lei Xi, Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Florida

9:50 am Optical Approaches for Studying Amyloid Fibril Assembly Near Physiological Conditions
Dr. Martin Muschol, Department of Physics, University of South Florida

10:15 am Optical Sensing of Molecules
Dr. Konstantin L. Vodopyanov, CREOL, College of Optics & Photonics, UCF

10: 40 am New Photonic Developments for Life Sciences Application
Mr. Alexandre Fong, Gooch & Housego (Orlando), LLC

11:00 am Coffee Break

11: 15 am – 12 pm Panel discussion on “Future of Medical Photonics”
Moderator: Dr. Konstantin L. Vodopyanov
Panelists:  Dr. Aristide Dogariu, Dr. Martin Muschol, Mr. Alexandre Fong

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Posted Monday, May 5, 2014

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