Fundamentals of Biophotonics

Code 218
Semester Spring
Class Hours - Lab Hours 3 - 0
Lecturers Konstantinos Politopoulos, Eleni Alexandratou (T & R Associates)
Links Helios, Course's Website
Web Platform Class 1: Microsoft Teams


Photonics and tissue optics: Optical properties of biological macromolecules and tissues, light-tissue interactions. Optical methods in diagnosis and treatment : Fluorescence spectroscopy for Biomedical Diagnostics, Optical Tomography, Principles and mechanisms of Photodynamic Therapy. Photonic Imaging Techniques: Optical microscopy, Confocal microscopy, AFM microscopy, Computer vision in cancer diagnosis. Biophotonics applications in Proteomics and Medicine: Living cell analysis, Fluorescent and molecular probes, multiple fluorescent signaling, multiplexing, Luminex clinical applications.