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Feb 28

Photonics West, San Francisco 2017

 

San Francisco skyline from Yerba Buena island. (photo © D.Francis)

 

Photonics West, the world's largest multidisciplinary event for optics and photonics with over 20,000 delegates, was held at the Moscone Centre in San Francisco from 28th January to 2nd February 2017. Engineering Photonics was represented by Daniel Francis and Sergiy Korposh (now a lecturer at Nottingham University) who presented their work at the BIOS conference which specialises in biophotonics, biomedical optics and imaging.

 

Sergiy and Dan at the Bios conference, Photonics West.

 

Dan presented work on spectroscopy for point-of-care diagnostics using mid-infrared quantum cascade lasers and Sergiy presented a paper on biomedical application for optical fibre sensors.