2018 FIP Symposium

2018 FIP Symposium - Frontiers in Photonics

March 12-13, 2018
Duke University
Durham, North Carolina, USA


International Day of Light Celebration

 The 2018 meeting program will include lectures from distinguished speakers, contributed papers and posters by investigators from Duke University and other academic and industrial institutions.

Special Theme: From Microscopy to Nanoscopy: Unveiling Matters and Living Systems



Symposium Keynote Speaker

Dr. Steven Chu

Steven Chu, PhD

Nobel Laureate in Physics (1997) 
Former Secretary of Energy
William R. Kenan, Jr. Professor of Humanities and Sciences
Professor of Physics and Molecular & Cellular Physiology
Stanford University

Dr. Chu was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics (1997) for his contributions in the development of methods to cool and trap atoms with laser light.



 Invited Speakers

Dr. Ji-Xin Cheng


Ji-Xin Cheng, PhD
Professor, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering 
Department of Biomedical Engineering 
Boston University




 Dr. Tatyana SmirnovaTatyana Smirnova, PhD

Professor, Department of Physical Chemistry
North Carolina State University








Dr. Peter SoPeter So, PhD
Professor, Department of Biomedical Engineering
Massachusetts Institute of Technology






Dr. Susan Trammell


Susan Trammell, PhD
Professor, Department of Physics and Optical Science
University of North Carolina at Charlotte 





Dr. Laura WallerLaura Waller, PhD
Professor, Division of Electrical Engineering
University of California at Berkeley