Faster Photoacoustic Microscopy

New method can find blocked blood vessels by monitoring the flow of red blood cells without using a contrast absorber

Cameras Help Accelerate Human Cell Analysis Process from Days to Minutes

Analysis speed up by factor of 10,000

Converting 2D Images into 3D Using Deep Learning

A deep neural network can be trained to virtually refocus a two-dimensional fluorescence image onto user-defined three-dimensional surfaces

Preview: EPIC Meeting on Photonics for Cancer Diagnostics and Treatment

11 – 12 December 2019, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Glowing Nanoparticles Control Biological Processes

Light from nanoparticle clusters was able to activate anticancer drugs within cells

Compound Lenses Inspired by the Mosquito Eye

Bionic device could someday find applications in autonomous vehicles, robots or medical devices

Nanolaser Could Function inside Living Tissue

Tiny light source has potential to treat neurological disorders or sense disease biomarkers

Smart Skin Changes Color in the Sun

The hues of chameleon skin rely on arrays of tiny photonic crystals, too

Graphene for Super-Resolution Microscopy

New method measures extremely small distances in the order of 1 ångström with high accuracy and reproducibility

Eye Imaging with Increased Resolution

Optical coherence refraction tomography (OCRT) extends the superior axial resolution to the lateral dimension