- a 35-word abstract and
- a 2-pages paper, written on the conference template , and
- indicate the preference for oral/poster presentation
by the deadline of June 15, 2019. Authors will be informed about the acceptance by July 15, 2019.

Papers (oral and poster) accepted and presented at the Conference will be published on IEEExplore.

Main topic


The conference will address the latest advances in optical technologies for life science imaging, instrumentation and devices for applications in biology and in clinical practice. Topics to be considered, but not limited to, are the following:

  • Microscopy and Imaging
  •      Optical coherence tomography
         Confocal microscopy
         Optical acoustic tomography
         Coherent anti-Stokes Raman spectroscopy
         FLIM-FRET/ Multi-photon microscopy
         Tissue imaging
  • Optical and Fiber Sensing
  •      Sensing in plasmonic platforms
         Sensing in optofluidic platforms
         Sensing in Si-photonics platforms
  • Nano-Biophotonics
  •      Molecular sensing
         Nano sensors and contrast agents
  • Spectroscopy and Imaging
  •      Cellular and sub-cellular events
         Applications to food and drug analysis
         Light-tissue interactions
  • Diagnostic and Therapeutic Applications
  •      Point-of-care testing
         Laser treatments and welding
         Photo dynamic therapy
  • Modelling
  •      Deep learning in medical image
         Algorithms in optical diffusion