Biophotonics (9 ECTS)

Prof. Gabriella Cincotti

The Course provides the fundamentals of biophotonics, and biophotonic systems, devices and instruments. Their design, fabrication and applications are considered, evidencing the cutting-edge between biology and photonics. The course content covers: lasers and their applications in medicine, laser tweezer, fiber optical sensors, tissue optics for bio-medical diagnostics, photo-acoustic imaging, confocal and multiphoton microscopy, optical tomography, nanoscopy for cell imaging, molecular imaging based on optical methods, optical coherence tomography and coherence domain optical methods in biomedicine.

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