Preliminary Pogram

The two days RamanFest 2017 Symposium will encourage discussion on the latest capabilities of Raman spectroscopy, with particular emphasis on life science applications, confocal Raman imaging, and the combination of Raman with SPM/AFM for sample characterization and TERS analysis.

Current confirmed key speakers include:

  • Prof. Dor Ben-Amotz, Physical Chemistry, Purdue University
    Title: Hyperspectral Raman Imaging using Optimized Binary Compressive Detection
  • Prof. Yong Chen, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, and Physics and Astronomy - Purdue University
    Title: Raman Spectroscopy of Graphene-based Materials
  • Prof. Ji-Xin Cheng, Biomedical Engineering and Chemistry, Purdue University
    Title: Latest Advances in Coherent Raman Microscopy
  • Prof. Volker Deckert, Leibniz-Institut für Photonische Technologien (IPHT)
    Title: 20 years of Plasmon-enhanced Near-field Spectroscopy and Still Complaining about Tips
  • Prof. Katsumasa Fujita, Department of Applied Physics, Osaka University
    Title: Raman Microscopy for Molecular Imaging of Cells
  • Prof. Wei Huang, Department of Engineering Science, University of Oxford
    Title: Application of Raman Micro-spectroscopy to Single Cell Biology
  • Dr. Ravi Kalyanaraman, Global Analytical Technology, BMS
    Title: Applications of Drop Coat Deposition Confocal Raman (DCDCR) Spectroscopy in Biopharmaceuticals
  • Prof. Igor K. Lednev, Department of Chemistry, University at Albany, SUNY
    Title: Raman Hyperspectroscopy for Forensic Purposes and Medical Diagnostics
  • Dr. Brian Marquardt, MarqMetrix, Inc.
    Title: Developing Process Control for Bio and Chemical Reactions: Applications of Sampling, Sensing and Data Handling
  • Prof. Wei Min, Department of Chemistry, Columbia University
    Title: Visualizing Cellular Metabolism by SRS Imaging of Vibrational Tags
  • Prof. Juergen Popp, Leibniz Institute of Photonic Technology e.V. Jena
    Title: Clinical Raman Spectroscopy - Precise Diagnostics for Targeted Therapy
  • Prof. Eric Olaf Potma, Department of Chemistry, University of California, Irvine
    Title: A Coherent Raman Look at Membranes and Cholesterol
  • Prof. Bin Ren, College of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Xiamen, China
    Title: TERS for Solid/Liquid Interface and 2D Materials
  • Prof. Marlan Scully, Institute for Quantum Science and Engineering, Texas A&M University
    Title: TBA
  • Prof. Richard P. Van Duyne, Northwestern University
    Title: Single Molecule Spectroscopy and Nanoscale Chemical Imaging and with Surface and Tip-Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy
  • Prof. Lawrence D. Ziegler, Boston University
    Title: Rapid Disease Diagnostics: Probing Metabolomics by SERS

Please register for RamanFest, and tick the relevant box to indicate you wish to present a poster. A limited number of posters can be accepted; in the case of over-subscription a scientific panel from the organising groups will decide on which posters will be accepted. The decision of the scientific panel is final.