MC Meeting and Workshop, Barcelona and Terassa 2016

Spring 2016 MC Meeting and workshop titled “Skin Cancer Diagnosis and Prognosis Using Laser Imaging: Technical and Clinical Progress” will be held in Terrassa and Barcelona on 31st March and 1st April 2016.

Download the Agenda and Instructions how to reach/find the venues


Thursday March 31st

Venue: CUV-University Visual Clinical Centre.
Passeig Vint-i-dos de Juliol, 660, E08222 Terrassa

  • 11:00 Workgroup meetings
  • 13:00 Reception and networking lunch
  • 13:30 Implementation of current strategies
    • 13:30 Self-Mixing Interferometry for Biomedical Signal Sensing
      S. Donati, U. Pavia, Italy
    • 14:00 CD6: Applied Photonics engineering for biomedical and industrial applications
      Santiago Royo, UPC-BarcelonaTech, Spain
    • 14:20 Fast optical diagnostics – fast treatment; one day patient management
      Martijn DeBruin, AMC Amsterdam
    • 14:40 Establishment of Bulgarian National Center on Biophotonics and Nanomedicine – idea and future development
      Ekaterina Borisova, Institute of Electronics,Bulgarian Academy of Sciences
  • 15:00h Coffee Break
  • 15:30h Meeting of COST BM1205 Management Committee
  • 18:00h End of MC Meeting
  • 21:00h Dinner

Dinner will be held in Restaurant 7 portes, Passeig d’ Isabel II 14, 08003, Barcelona Upon registration you will be asked to confirm your attendance to the dinner, and to contribute a support fee of 30€ per person. Accompanying persons need registration.

Friday April 1st

Venue: Hospital Clínic i Provincial de Barcelona Dermatology Group
Miquel Servet Auditorium, C/Rosselló 161, E08036 Barcelona

  • 09:45 Get together at C/Rosselló 161 E08036 Barcelona (see Venue)
  • 10:00 Novel solutions
    • 10:00 Single molecule photochemistry for optical imaging and related topics
      Marti Parrs, U.Tartu, Estonia
    • 10:50 Scattering phase functions and hyperspectral imaging of skin.
      M.Miljanic, U.Ljubljana, Slovenia
    • 11:20 Laser applications in general spectroscopy and therapy of Recklinghausen disease and of hemangiomas
      A.Cenian, Polish Academy of Sciences, Gdansk, Poland
    • 11:40 High Spatial Resolution THz Imaging of Carcinoma Tissues at 600 GHz Frequencies
      Irmantas Kasalynas, Center for Physical Sciences and Technology, Vilnius, Lithuania
  • 12:00 Coffee Break
  • 12:30 Early career investigators
    • 12:30 Perfusion of tissue assed using optical technologies
      Sanne Jansen, AMC Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    • 12:50 Diagnoptics: multimodal imaging of skin for skin cancer detection
      Xana Delpueyo, CD6, Spain
    • 13:10 Skin cancer evaluation using synchronous fluorescence spectroscopy (SFS) – ex vivo investigations
      A.Zhelyazkova, Institute of Electronics,Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria
    • 13:30 Quantitative OCT for tissue characterization
      Mitra Imasian, AMC Amsterdam, The Netherlands
  • 13:50 Workshop concluding remarks
    Dragan Indjin U.Leeds
  • 15:00 Workgroup meetings