Internet Biophotonics VI

Preliminary program

The main goal of the Workshop is to involve international community of junior researches and students in the field of recent developments of biophotonics via distant learning provided by the Internet facilities.

SFM has a prolonged experience in organizing of Internet sessions during last 15 years. In 2011 such presentations have included plenary lectures made by:

Lihong V. Wang, Washington University in St. Louis, USA:
Photoacoustic Tomography: From Cells to Organs

Yu Chen, Fischell Department of Bioengineering, University of Maryland, USA:
In vivo 3D imaging of kidney microcirculation using Doppler OCT

Martin Wolf, University Hospital Zurich, Switzerland:
Clinical application of near-infrared spectroscopy and imaging in neonates

Participants from 30 countries have located their papers on the meeting website: In 2012 we are expecting 3-4 Internet Plenary lectures, 20-30 Internet invited lectures highlighting current research and recent progress in Biophotonics, which will be done by well-known experts, 30-40 Internet reports from junior researchers, post-docs and PhD students all over the world.


The education and scientific program will include the following topics:

Internet plenary lectures:

Kishan Dholakia Shaped Light for Biophotonics
Prof. Kishan Dholakia
School of Physics and Astronomy, University of St. Andrews, Professor

Ilya Fine The optical origin of the PPG signal
Dr. Ilya Fine
Elfi-Tech, CEO

Personnel to contact with:

Chair: Dr. Alexey Nikolaevich Bashkatov

Chair: Dr. Ivan V. Fedosov

Chair: Prof. Valery Victorovich Tuchin

Secretary: Daria Kirillovna Tuchina