Navigation Links
SPIE co-sponsors ICTP Winter College on lasers for science, medicine, and industry
Date:3/8/2013

TRIESTE, Italy, and BELLINGHAM, Washington, USA (PRWEB) March 08, 2013

Lasers and related research directions, applications in healthcare and manufacturing, and technology transfer claimed the attention of students and faculty from nearly 40 countries at the 2013 Winter College on Optics at the Abdus Salam International Centre for Theoretical Physics (ICTP) in Trieste, 4-15 February. SPIE, the international society for optics and photonics, is among eight organizations that co-sponsor the annual event and other ICTP programs to meet the needs of students and scientists in developing countries.

Directors were Roberta Ramponi (Politecnico di Milano), SPIE Fellow Fernando Mendoza Santoyo (Centro de Investigaciones en Optica, Mexico), and Fredrik Laurell (Royal Institute of Technology, Sweden). Local organizers were Joseph Niemela (ICTP) and Miltcho Bojanov Danailov (Sincrotrone Trieste).

The 21 faculty from 9 countries included SPIE Fellows Paolo de Natale (Istituto Nazionale di Ottica), Anna Consortini (University of Firenze), and Vasudevan (Vengu) Lakshminarayanan (University of Waterloo); and SPIE Past Presidents Malgorzata Kujawinska (Warsaw University of Technology) and Katarina Svanberg.

Highlights included a visit to Elettra-Sincrotrone Trieste facility, presentation of the 2013 ICO/ICTP Gallieno Denardo Award to Mohammad Dhafer Al-Amri (National Centre for Mathematics and Physics, King Abdul Aziz City for Science and Technology) and a report on the Laboratory for Lasers and Optical Fibres (LFO), which is involved in the development of the ultrafast laser systems for the Elettra project.

In addition to $5,000 in support of the Optics Winter College, SPIE provides $30,000 annually to support an optics staff position at ICTP. In conjunction with ICTP, SPIE provides free SPIE Digital Library papers for participating countries through the eJDS program, and helps fund a laboratory pursuing novel
'/>"/>

Source: PRWeb
Copyright©2012 Vocus, Inc.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related biology technology :

1. Cambridge Healthtech Associates™ Co-Sponsors BIO Debrief Networking Reception with Xconomy
2. How well does protective headgear work for small children engaged in Winter activities?
3. Probiotic Action and Men's Fitness Explains New Reasons Why Working out at the Gym may Cause Sickness this Winter
4. The European Union Signs Grant Contract to Fund a 2 Million Euro Biotechnology Research Project Led by Hadassah College Jerusalem
5. FirstMark Exhibiting at the American College of Cardiology 61st Annual Scientific Sessions & Expo
6. Trinity College Dublins Neuroscience and Bioengineering Programmes Receive Postgraduate Course of the Year Awards
7. Bunker Hill Community College Holds Biomedical Careers Graduation Ceremony
8. College Chairman And Prolific Inventor Develops Life-Saving, Real-Time Diagnostic Technologies
9. Western Carolina University, College of Business Appoints New Director of Entrepreneurship and Innovation
10. Bunker Hill Community College Student Speaks at 2012 BIO International Convention
11. Aquatic Habitats Donates Research Equipment to Gadsden State Community College
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:7/28/2015)... DIEGO , July 28, 2015  Kerastem Technologies ... approval from the U.S. FDA Center For Biologics Evaluation ... Therapies to conduct a clinical trial investigating the safety ... of female and early male pattern baldness (androgenic alopecia). ... STYLE trial, follows initial clinical work in ...
(Date:7/28/2015)... N.C., July 28, 2015  United Therapeutics Corporation (NASDAQ: ... for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015. ... compared to the second quarter of 2014 when ... Ph.D., United Therapeutics, President and Co-Chief Executive Officer. ... an increase in the number of patients being ...
(Date:7/27/2015)... EDMONTON , July 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ - Quest ... pharmaceutical company developing and commercializing products for the treatment ... Quest announces that it has closed a $1,000,000 ... private placement of 16,666,667 units of the Company at ... comprised of one common share and one common share ...
(Date:7/27/2015)... 2015 Research presented at the 2015 AACC ... the studies that led to a fingerprick Ebola test ... disease to receive approval from the World Health Organization ... grip on West Africa by ... workers to isolate and treat these patients much faster ...
Breaking Biology Technology:Kerastem Receives Conditional Approval from FDA for Alopecia Trial 2United Therapeutics Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results 2United Therapeutics Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results 3United Therapeutics Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results 4United Therapeutics Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results 5United Therapeutics Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results 6United Therapeutics Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results 7United Therapeutics Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results 8United Therapeutics Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results 9United Therapeutics Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results 10United Therapeutics Corporation Reports Second Quarter 2015 Financial Results 11Quest PharmaTech Closes $1,000,000 Private Placement 2Rapid Ebola Test Could Play Key Role in Efforts to End Lingering Outbreak 2Rapid Ebola Test Could Play Key Role in Efforts to End Lingering Outbreak 3
... "Anatomy of a Deal - BioMS Medical and ... /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - BioMS Medical Corp (TSX: MS),a leading developer ... Mr. Kevin Giese, President and CEO, BioMS Medical and ... and,Company, will take part in a speciality panel session ...
... May 1 Osteotech, Inc.,(Nasdaq: OSTE ), a ... healing, announced today that revenue for the first quarter ... for the first,quarter of 2007. Revenue from the Company,s ... was $17.6 million for the three,months ended March 31, ...
... - AEterna Zentaris Inc.,(NASDAQ: AEZS , TSX: ... and oncology, will announce its first quarter 2008,financial ... May 7,2008. The Company will host a conference ... same day at 4:00 p.m., Eastern Time., ...
Cached Biology Technology:BioMS Medical to Participate in Speciality Panel Session at BioFinance 2008 2BioMS Medical to Participate in Speciality Panel Session at BioFinance 2008 3Osteotech Posts First Quarter Earnings Per Share of $.05 on Revenue Growth of 10% 2Osteotech Posts First Quarter Earnings Per Share of $.05 on Revenue Growth of 10% 3Osteotech Posts First Quarter Earnings Per Share of $.05 on Revenue Growth of 10% 4Osteotech Posts First Quarter Earnings Per Share of $.05 on Revenue Growth of 10% 5
(Date:7/13/2015)... JOSE, Calif. , July 13, 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... leading developer of human interface solutions, today announced ... generation touch and display driver integration (TDDI) product ... is the first to combine Synaptics , ... with proven display driver technology developed in the ...
(Date:7/9/2015)... SAN JOSE, Calif. , July 9, ... ), the leading developer of human interface ... authentication technology, the industry,s first fully hardware ... innovative Match-in-Sensor secure authentication technology is literally ... pattern storage and biometric matching within the ...
(Date:7/7/2015)... -- Research and Markets ( ... "Capacitive Fingerprint Sensors Patent Landscape" report ... fingerprint sensing technology is the most reliable and ... developed. This patent landscape focuses on fingerprint sensors ... of capacitive fingerprint sensors is closely linked to ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):Synaptics Announces Sampling of Second Generation TDDI Solutions 2Synaptics Announces Sampling of Second Generation TDDI Solutions 3Synaptics Announces World's First Match-in-Sensor Fingerprint Authentication Technology 2Synaptics Announces World's First Match-in-Sensor Fingerprint Authentication Technology 3Worldwide Capacitive Fingerprint Sensors Patent Landscape Market Report 2015-2020 - Main IP Holders include Seiko Epson, AuthenTec, Sony and STMicroelectronics 2
... in Nature Genetics on Sunday 16 September 2007 show that ... genetic variation in regions that control activity of genes, rather ... This surprising result comes from a study at the Wellcome ... in 270 DNA samples collected for the HapMap Project. The ...
... where the Andes meet the Amazon and is locally grown ... the Pacific. It is produced in three species which are ... has resulted in fertile and stable hybrids. This gives it ... quality food production and offer a sustainable cropping system that ...
... known to underlie many human diseases including atherosclerosis, Parkinson,s ... Boston College has found a means to discover more ... of diseases by studying it at the sub-cellular level. ... come primarily from studies using reactive oxygen species (ROS) ...
Cached Biology News:The importance of gene regulation for common human disease 2Yam bean a nearly forgotten crop 2Boston College profs study oxidative stress subcellular to discover its role in diseases 2
... XpressPack Luminescent Detection System is intended for ... DNA generated by an in-house validated method ... a selected target of interest. ... System is a hybridization capture assay designed ...
... System is optimized for maximum packaging efficiencies of ... bacteriophage l vector. Using a test insert with ... arms (> 4 x 10^8 pfu/g ligated l ... is extremely easy to use; simply add up ...
Gridded Cell Culture Petri Dish (20 mm molded in base), tissue-culture treated...
Chicken Anti-Human DNA-directed RNA Polymerase II 7.6 Kd Polypeptide (POLR2L Polyclonal AntibodyOther Sub-Family: not assigned-Other Applications: ELISA, Western Blot...
Biology Products: