Oral Presentations

The featured research presentations will last for 15 mins for each speaker, followed by 5 mins of Q&A.


10:20 - 11:00 am | Session 1, in Northwest Building B.103

10:20 am | Vicente Parot, Harvard University
Title: Hadamard Microscopy:  Widefield High-Speed Optical Sectioning in Tissue

10:40 am | Janani Iyer, Harvard University
Title: Imaging the Mammalian Cochlea Using Micro-Optical Coherence Tomography


12:10 pm - 12:50 pm | Session 2, in Northwest Building B.103

12:10 pm | Atcha Totachawattana, Boston University
Title: Robust Mid-infrared Photothermal Spectroscopy and Imaging with High Spatial Resolution

12:30 pm | Sunny Jolly, MIT Media Lab
Title: Integrated Optics for Flat-Panel Holographic Video Displays


2:40 - 3:20 pm | Session 3, in Northwest Building B.103

2:40 pm | Dr. Lyudmyla Adamska, Boston University
Title : Electronic and Optical Properties of Borophene, a Two-dimensional Transparent Metal

3:00 pm | Dr. Andreas Liapis, Wellman Center for Photomedicine, Massachusetts General Hospital
Title: Nanotextured Invisible Glass


3:40 - 5:00 pm | Session 4a, in Northwest Building B.103
(concurrent with session 4b)

3:40 pm | Invited speaker
Prof. Mikhail Kats, University of Wisconsin - Madison
Title: Enhancing Human Color Vision by Breaking Binocular Redundancy

4:00 pm | Invited speaker
Prof. Alex Sushkov, Boston University
Title: Quantum Protocols for Nanoscale Sensing and Metrology

4:20 pm | Dr. Philip Camayd-Muñoz, Harvard University
Title: Supercoupling in Zero-Index Metamaterials

4:40 pm | Noah Rubin, Harvard University
Title : Metasurface Polarization Optics: Independent Phase Control of Arbitrary Orthogonal States of Polarization


3:40 - 5:00 pm | Session 4b, in Northwest Building B.101
(concurrent with session 4a)

3:40 pm | Invited speaker
Prof. Mathias Kolle, Department of Mechanical Engineering, MIT
Title: Biological Inspiration in Optics and Photonics

4:00 pm | Katalin Szendrei, Ludwig Maximilian University of Munich, Germany
Title: Touchless Finger Motion Tracking with Humidity Sensitive 1D Photonic Crystals

4:20 pm | Caleb Cook, Harvard University
Title: Theory of Chirped Photonic Crystals in Biological Broadband Reflectors

4:40 pm | Maria Sánchez-Purrà, University of Massachusetts Boston
Title: SERS-based Lateral Flow Immunoassay for the Multiplexed Detection of Dengue and Zika