Program - Current Speakers for FluoroFest 2010

Key Note Fluorescence Presentation Given By:

  • Dr. Joseph Lakowicz (University of Maryland)

Invited Speakers:

  • Dr. Paul DeRose (National Institute of Standards and Technology) – Standard Reference Materials (SRMs) for Fluorescence – A Palette of Colors from UV to NIR

  • Professor David Birch (University of Strathclyde) – Fibril Fluorescence

  • Professor Roger H. Bisby (University of Salford) - Fluorescence spectroscopy and intracellular lifetime imaging of the β-blocker drug propranolol using one- and two-photon excitation

  • Dr. Rose Cory (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, Environmental Sciences & Engineering) – Matrix 3D Excitation/Emission for Complex Water Analysis

  • Dr. Susmita Das (Louisiana State University) - A Non-Templated Approach for Tuning the Spectral Properties of cyanine-based Fluorescent NanoGUMBOS

  • Dr. Yu Chen (University of Strathclyde) – Gold Nanoparticle Luminescence, Bioimaging

Additional talks by HORIBA Scientific staff:

  • Dr. Graham Hungerford – Fluorescence Basics

  • Dr. Jim Mattheis – Fluorescence Lifetime Measurements and Nanosecond Time-Resolved Stopped-Flow Fluorescence

  • Dr. Adam Gilmore – Nanotechnology

  • Dr. Lin Chandler – Micro Fluorescence Techniques for Biomedical Fluorescence Applications

  • Dr. Karen Gall – Surface Plasmon Resonance Imaging