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SPIE Photonics West - BiOS 2018 | Call for Papers

OPIE 2017

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Biomedical Optics & Medical Imaging

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

20 April 2017
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.
13 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
Microscope offers 'super-resolution' performance with optical trick
Axial resolution as low as 170 nm made possible with pre-aligned optics and mirror-based re-scanning feature.
26 April 2017
Trio of UK laser firms land Queen's Awards
Laser Quantum and M-Squared Lasers win trade accolades alongside laser metrology equipment firm Third Dimension.
25 April 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