Special Symposium

August 30, 2017

Biomedical applications of Terahertz Radiation

Organizers: Pratik Shah (MIT Media Lab), Enrique Castro-Camus (CIO)


We are pleased to announce this special event that will take place Wednesday 30, 17:30hrs. In it a number of invited speakers will discuss not only recent progresses in the uses of terahertz radiation in biomedical applications, but also the perspectives in the mid and long term for this technology. The symposium is sponsored by the Massachusetts Insitute of Technology MISTI program in collaboration with Centro de Investigaciones en Optica A.C. and includes the speakers listed below who bring together expertise both in the field of terahertz, medical imaging and clinical data processing.

Peter Siegel (California Institute of Technology) TBA
Zach Taylor (University of California at LA) TBA
Magda O. El-Shenawee (University of Arkansas) TBA
Hassan Rivaz (Concordia University) TBA
Lauren O'Donnell (Harvard Medical School) TBA