Gallery of Invited Speakers

Stefan Andersson-Engels Lund University, Sweden Upconverting nanoparticles as luminescent contrast agents
Colin Campbell
University of Edinburgh, Scotland.

Imaging redox-mediated cellular processes using surface enhanced Raman spectroscopy


Michael Canva
Institute of Optics Graduate School, Palaiseau, France

Plasmonic biochips - from instrumentation to nano-micro-structured substrates


Chia-Liang Cheng
National Dong Hwa University, Hualien, Taiwan
Nanodiamond used for bio imaging and drug delivery
Sergey Deyev
Shemyakin & Ovchinnikov Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Moscow, Russia
Protein-assisted self-assembly of nanoparticles for bioimaging and drug delivery

Hans-Ulrich Dodt
Institute of Solid State Electronics, Technical University Vienna, Austria

3D visualization of macroscopic specimens with microscopic resolution by ultramicroscopy

Turgut Durduran
ICFO - The Institute of Photonic Sciences Castelldefels, Barcelona, Spain

Bed-side transcranial optical monitors for neuro-intensive care monitoring

Ivan Fedosov
Saratov State University, Saratov, Russia

Measurements of laser induced temperature fields in gold colloids using light microscopy

Wolfgang Fritzsche
Institute of Photonic Technology,Jena, Germany

Plasmonic nanoparticles for bioanalytics and therapy at the limit

Robert Hoffmann
AntiCancer Inc.; University of California, San Diego, USA
Imaging the in vivo cell biology of cancer
Jennifer Hollingsworth
Los Alamos National Laboratory, US Department of Energy Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies, USA
Electronic structure color-tuning and redox properties of fluorescent InP quantum dots for bioimaging
Alexis Ivanov
Institute of Biomedical Chemistry RAMS, Moscow, Russia
Highly sensitive detection of human cardiac myoglobin using reverse sandwich immunoassay with Au nanoparticles-enhanced SPR biosensor Biacore-3000
Rashi Iyer
Biosciences Div., Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, NM, USA

Uptake and penetration of quantum dots in human reconstructed organotypic dermal tissue

Boris Khlebtsov
Institute of Biochemistry and Physiology of Plants and Microorganisms RAS; Saratov State University, Russia

Tunable plasmonic nanoparticles for biomedical applications
  Martin Leahy
Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, University of Limerick
Novel methods in microcirculation imaging
Timo Mappes
Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany
On-chip lasers for biophotonic Lab-on-a-Chip applications
Petr Nikitin
General Physics Institute RAS, Moscow, Russia

Advanced label-free biosensors with low-cost consumables for nanobiotechnology research and in vitro diagnostics

  Evgeny Nikolaev
Institute for Energy Problems of Chemical Physics RAS, Moscow, Russia
Mass spectrometry of large biomolecules (review)

Michal Or-Guil
Humboldt University, Berlin, Germany

Aspects of modelling antibody affinity maturation in germinal centres: What data are we still missing?

Roberto Pini
Institute of Applied Physics, National Research Council of Italy, Florence, Italy

Laser-activated hybrid materials loaded with plasmonic nanoparticles for tissue repair

Alexander Priezzhev
Moscow State University, Russia

Complex laser-optic study of the interactions of nanodiamond particles with blood components at in vitro measurements

Anya Salih
Confocal Bio-Imaging Facility, School of Natural Sciences, University of Western Sydney, NSW, Australia
Photoactive GFP-type fluorescent proteins in reef corals: biological roles and bioimaging applications
Michael Schmitt
Institute of Physical Chemistry, Friedrich-Schiller University Jena, Germany
Nonlinear optical imaging for biomedical diagnosis

Konstantin (Kostia) Sokolov
The UT M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, US.A

Plasmonic nanosensors for molecular and functional cellular imaging in vivo
Victor Timoshenko
Moscow State University, Russia
Porous silicon nanoparticles for biomedical applications
Alexey Zaikin
University College London, London, UK.
New functions of the proteasome and its role in immunology