2022 FIP Symposium - Frontiers in Photonics

FIP annual SYMPOSIUM March 7-8, 2022

PROGRAM AGENDA & more speakers....

The 2022 meeting program will include lectures from distinguished speakers, contributed papers and posters by investigators from Duke University and other academic and industrial institutions.

The 2022 FIP Annual Symposium is scheduled for March 7-8, 2022 which will be a Hybrid style, a mix of in-person and zoom meetings.


Adaptive Optics in Microscopy


Photonics & Medicine for Health

  • 100 year anniversary of Marie Pasteur  (germ theory & optical isomers)
  • Bacteria & Virus  - Cryo-EM image processing



Symposium Keynote Speaker

Andrea Ghez, PhDDr. Andrea Ghez

Nobel Laureate of Physics (2020) 
Professor of Physics & Astronomy
University of California, Los Angeles

Dr. Ghez was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics (2020) for the discovery of a supermassive compact object at the center of our galaxy.




Plenary Speaker

Dr. Duncan Graham

Duncan Graham, PhD

Distinguished Professor,
Head of Department
Department of Pure and Applied Chemistry
Technology and Innovation Centre
University of Strathclyde
Glasgow, Scotland




Invited Speakers

Dr. Anna Frebel

Anna Frebel, PhD

Associate Professor of Physics
Principal Investigator, MIT Kavli Institute for Astrophysics and Space Research
Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Boston, Massachusetts, USA



Dr. Sylvain Gigan

Sylvain Gigan, PhD

Laboratoire Kastler-Brossel
Sorbonne University
Paris, France




Dr. Laura Lechuga

Laura M. Lechuga, PhD

Professor, Group Leader
NanoBiosensors and Bioanalytical Applications Group
Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain




Dr. Dan Oron

Dan Oron, PhD

The Harry Weinrebe Professional of Laser Physics
Weizmann Institute of Science
Rehovot, Israel




Duke Speakers

Dan Scolnic, PhD

Michael Troxel, PhD