Bio-Photonics '05

Tue 15-03-2005
The deadline for applying to attend the school is March 25th, 2005.

Deadline for application:
The deadline for applying to attend the school is March 25, 2005.
Acceptance notice will be e-mailed to all applicants individually before April 12, 2005.
To guarantee participation, payment must be completed two weeks after date of acceptance letter. All payment procedures must be completed no later than May 2, 2005.

The 2nd International Graduate School is open for applications. The target group is under-graduate students, graduate students, post-doctoral fellows (or young scientists) in the field of bio-photonics.

Students accepted to participate in the school must prepare and present a poster describing their research (on-going or planned project). The title and abstract (limited to approx. 500 words) must accompany the application.

Hamamatsu Photonics Poster Award 2005:
The school is pleased to announce that Hamamatsu Photonics sponsors the best poster presentation award. The prize consists of a diploma and a cash award of 400 Euro and is entitled:
  • Hamamatsu Photonics Poster Award 2005.

Links to the sponsor:

Poster presentations:
At Bio-Photonics '05 all students must present their research or planned research project (depending on the level of the student). These presentation will take place during two poster sessions (see program). During these presentations, the lecturers will evaluate the posters and presenters and the best poster is awarded the above-mentioned prize.

The preliminary program is being announced at the Bio-Photonics '05 web site.

Main Topics:
The main topics of the second summerschool are
  • lasers and their application in medicine,
  • tissue optics,
  • photodynamic therapy,
  • optical biosensors,
  • coherence domain optical methods in biomedicine.

In case you need further information, please refer to the Bio-Photonics '05 web site.

In case you have specific questions regarding the graduate summerschool, please use the following e-mail address (subject = Biophotonics 05).


We encourage you to forward the message to individuals or organizations that would have an interest in the Graduate summerschool Bio-Photonics '05.

Kind regards,
Peter E. Andersen
Co-organizer, Bio-Photonics '05