Conference and Workgroup Meetings, Sheffield 2013

Sheffield, UK
October 10 - 11, 2013

International Conference on THz and Mid Infrared Radiation and Applications to Cancer Detection Using Laser Imaging

jointly with the

Workgroup Meetings of COST ACTIONs MP1204 and BM1205

Location and dates: Sheffield, October 10 - 11, 2013

Co-chairs: Mauro F. Pereira and Dragan Indjin

The dates below correspond to the presentations of each working group. Together with the Invited Talks, they make the Conference.

10/10/2013 11/10/2013
Topic 1 Topic 4
Topic 2 Topic 5
Topic 3 Topic 6

BM1205 Focus - Day 1
Topic 1 - Self mixing in QCLs and VCSELs
Topic 2 - Current status/development of skin imaging
Topic 3 - Challenges in skin cancer detection

MP1204 Focus - Day 2
Topic 4 - Intersubband materials and devices with applications to fingerprint spectroscopy
Topic 5 - Generation and detection based on nitrides and bismides
Topic 6 - Nonlinearities and interaction of radiation with matter including biomaterials, metamaterials, photonic crystals and new functionalities

The full programme in pdf format can be downloaded from here

COST ACTION MP1204 will refund the first 33 participants submitting an abstract for poster/talk provided that the contribution is accepted by the conference committee. Note however that the priority in refund is given to female and Early Stage Researchers (PhD student or within 8 years of PhD award). So please submit your abstract ASAP.

The list of recommended hotels can be found here. The closest ones are: Jury’s and Novotel. Please follow the "how to book" instruction precisely.

The ONE PAGE abstract format is very simple - please find it attached. (template.doc)

The abstracts should be submitted to until September 25th 2013.

Proceedings publication in an international journal is under negotiation.