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Fundamentals of Biophotonics, Imaging, and Cardiac Electrophysiology

The School consists of a series of interdisciplinary courses presented by members of BE-OPTICAL, which are experts in their fields, as well as external invited lecturers. Furthermore, participating PhD students will present their projects and discuss their research plans and questions with all participants.

Application deadline is Oct 21, 2016.

Topics covered by the School are:

Introduction to Biophotonics
  • Godfrey Smith (University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK)
  • Jörg Enderlein (Third Institute of Physics, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany)
  • Stefan Luther (Max Planck Inst. for Dynamics and Self-Organization, Göttingen, Germany)

Biomedical Imaging

  • Maciej Wojtkowski  (Nicolaus Copernicus University, Toruń, Poland)
  • Ireneusz Grulkowski (Nicolaus Copernicus University, Toruń, Poland)
  • Jörg Enderlein (Third Institute of Physics, Georg-August-Universität Göttingen, Germany)
Introduction to Cardiac Electrophysiology and Optogenetics
  • Godfrey Smith (University of Glasgow, Glasgow, UK)
  • Stefan Luther (Max Planck Inst. for Dynamics and Self-Organization, Göttingen, Germany)
  • Ulrich Parlitz (Max Planck Inst. for Dynamics and Self-Organization, Göttingen, Germany)

Transferrable Skills

  • Gudrun Stockmann
  • Matthias Diederichs

Keynote Lecture

How are slime moulds thinking?
Karen Alim (Max Planck Inst. for Dynamics and Self-Organization, Göttingen, Germany)