2009 Nano-Biophotonics Summer School - University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

By Gabriel Popescu, Nahil Sobh1

1. University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign



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Nano-Biophotonics Summer School

2009 Nano-Biophotonics School


  • Optics Theories
  • EM Spectrum
  • Index of Refraction
  • Ray Optics
  • FERMAT's Principle
  • HERO's Principle
  • Reflection
  • Refraction
  • Planar Boundaries
  • Total Internal Reflection
  • Spherical Lenses
  • Thin Lens (Focusing)
  • Thin Lens (Imaging)
  • F Number and Depth of Field
  • Optics Theories
  • Wave Optics
  • Monochromatic Waves
  • Spatial Resolution
  • Microscope Architecture
  • Contrast
  • Optical Sources and detectors
  • Resolution Enhancement
  • Light Scattering by Inhomogeneous Media
  • Scattering on Single Particles
  • Scattering on Simple Particles
  • Rayleigh Scattering
  • The Born Approximation
  • The Spatial Correlation Function
  • Single Particle Under Born approximation
  • Ensemble of Particles
  • Mie Scattering
  • Multiple Light Scattering
  • The Transport Equation
  • The Diffusion Approximation
  • Solutions of the Diffusion Equation
  • Diffusion of Light in Tissue



Principles of Nano-Biophotonics, Technology and Methods of investigation Current research, biomolecular sensing, nanoprobes, nonlinear microscopy, nanoscopy, nanoplasmonics


Co-organizers: Gabriel Popescu, Stephen Boppart, Kimani Toussaint, Rohit Bhargava, Logan Liu, Nahil Sobh

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