CALL FOR PAPERS
Biophysical Society 57th Annual Meeting • February 2-6
Deadline: Abstracts, October 1
Philadelphia. The Biophysical Society invites submissions for platform
and poster sessions at its annual meeting. Among the abstract categories are biophysical methods, including biomolecular nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy, imaging and optical microscopy, fluorescence and luminescence spectroscopies, atomic force microscopy,
optogenetics, biosensors, single-molecule techniques, micro- and
nanotechnology, and molecular mechanics and force spectroscopy.
Contact: Biophysical Society +1 (240) 290-5600
33rd ASLMS Annual Conference • April 3-7
Deadline: Abstracts, October 22
Boston. The American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery encour-
ages abstract submissions for its 2013 annual conference. The society
promotes excellence in patient care by advancing biomedical applica-
tions of lasers and other technologies worldwide. The conference is
suitable for those who work with medical lasers in a clinical, research or
business environment. Last year’s conference addressed topics such as
photobiomodulation, photodynamic therapy, cutaneous laser surgery,
and head and neck optical diagnostics.
2012 IEEE Third International Conference on
Photonics (ICP) (Oct. 1-3) Pulau, Pinang,
Malaysia. Contact ICP2012 Secretariat, Multimedia University. +603 8318 3029; info.icp2012
@ gmail.com; www.icp2012.org.
NLO 50: 50 Years of Nonlinear Optics International Symposium (Oct. 7-10) Barcelona,
Spain. Contact ICFO-The Institute of Photonic
Sciences, firstname.lastname@example.org; www.nlo50.icfo.es.
Bio-IT World Europe Conference and Expo
2012 (Oct. 9-11) Vienna. Contact Ming Guo,
Cambridge Healthtech Institute, +1 (781) 972-
5439; email@example.com; www.bio-it-worldexpoeurope.com.
Neuroscience 2012 (Oct. 13-17) New Orleans.
Contact Society for Neuroscience, +1 (202)
962-4000; firstname.lastname@example.org; www.sfn.org.
2012 IEEE Symposium on Biological Data Visualization (BioVis) (Oct. 14-15) Seattle. Contact Maria Velez, +1 (732) 535-1523; mariacv@
Conference on Coherent Raman Scattering
Microscopy (microCARS2012) (Oct. 14-16)
Wiesbaden, Germany. Contact Andreas Volk-mer, email@example.com; www.pi3.
Frontiers in Optics 2012/Laser Science XXVIII
(Oct. 14-18) Rochester, N. Y. Annual meetings
of OSA and American Physical Society/Div. of
Laser Science, respectively. Contact The Optical Society, +1 (202) 416-1907; custserv@osa.
2012 IEEE Visualization Conference (Vis Week
2012) (Oct. 14-19) Seattle. Contact Maria C.
Velez-Rojas, +1 (732) 535-1523; mariacv@
22nd International Conference on Optical
Fiber Sensors (OFS- 22) (Oct. 15-19) Beijing.
Contact firstname.lastname@example.org; www.ofs-22.org.
2012 Fifth International Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Informatics (BMEI)
(Oct. 16-18) Chongqing, China. Contact Qian-bin Chen, Chongqing University of Posts and
Telecommunications, +86 23 6246 1195; cisp
Photonex 2012 (Oct. 17-18) Coventry, UK.
Contact Clare Roberts, Xmark Media Ltd.,
+44 1372 750 555; email@example.com;
OPTO (Oct. 23-25) Paris. Contact Nadege Venet,
GL events Exhibitions, + 33 1 44 31 82 57; nadege.
firstname.lastname@example.org; www.optoexpo. com.
BMES 2012 Annual Meeting (Oct. 24-27)
Atlanta. Contact Biomedical Engineering Society,
+1 (301) 459-1999; email@example.com; www.
IEEE Sensors 2012 (Oct. 28-31) Taipei, Taiwan.
Contact Chris Dyer, Conference Catalysts LLC,
+1 (785) 341-8538; cdyer@conferencecata
SPIE Asia-Pacific Remote Sensing (Oct. 29-
Nov. 1) Kyoto, Japan. Contact SPIE, +1 (360)
676-3290; firstname.lastname@example.org; spie.org.
Fifth International Photonics and OptoElectronics Meetings (POEM 2012) (Nov. 1-2)
Wuhan, China. Contact Wuhan National Laboratory for Optoelectronics, +86 27 877 92 227;
SPIE/COS Photonics Asia (Nov. 4-7) Beijing.
Sponsored by SPIE and the Chinese Optical
Society. Contact SPIE, +1 (360) 676-3290;
MiCom 2012: Third International Conference
on Microbial Communication (Nov. 5-8) Jena,
Germany. Contact Jena School for Microbial
Communication, Friedrich Schiller University
Jena, +49 3641 930 421; email@example.com;
Asia Communications and Photonics Conference (ACP) (Nov. 7-10) Guangzhou, China.
Contact The Optical Society, +1 (202) 223-8130;
Laser Florence 2012 (Nov. 9-10) Florence,
Italy. Contact IALMS – International Academy
for Laser Medicine and Surgery, + 39 055 234
2330; firstname.lastname@example.org; www.laser
2012 International Conference on Image
Analysis and Signal Processing (IASP) (Nov.
9-11) Hangzhou, China. Contact Linda Sun,
+1 (770) 973-8732; email@example.com;
Latin America Optics & Photonics Conference
(LAOP) (Nov. 11-13) São Sebastião, Brazil.
Contact The Optical Society, +1 (202) 223-8130;
Renewable Energy and the Environment: OSA
Optics and Photonics Congress (Nov. 11-15)
Eindhoven, Netherlands. Includes Optical Instrumentation for Energy and Environmental
Applications (E2); Optical Nanostructures and
Advanced Materials for Photovoltaics (PV); Optics for Solar Energy (SOLAR); and Solid State
and Organic Lighting (SOLED). Contact The
Optical Society, +1 (202) 223-8130; info@osa.
International Conference on Fiber Optics and
Photonics (Photonics 2012) (Dec. 9-12)
Chen-nai, India. Contact The Optical Society,
+1 (202) 223-8130; firstname.lastname@example.org; www.
Photonics Global Conference (PGC 2012)
(Dec. 13-16) Singapore. Contact Director,
Optimus-Photonics Centre of Excellence,
Nanyang Technological University, +65 6790
4685; email@example.com; www.photonics
2012 American Society for Cell Biology Annual
Meeting (Dec. 15-19) San Francisco. Contact
ASCB, +1 (301) 347-9300; www.ascb.org/
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