Section A. Advanced laser medical systems and technologies

  1. Abushkin I.A., Chudnovskiy V.M., Guzeev M.A., Anchugova A.E., Galiulin M.Ya.
    Chelyabinsk-Vladivostok, Russia
    «Mechanisms of SWIR lasers - biological tissue interaction».
  2. Shirshin E.A.,, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Russia
    "Surgery guidance in urology using optical spectroscopy" 
  3. P.A. Ryabochkina, A.N, Belyaev, A.A. Artemov, A.D. Taratynova, A.A. Lyapin, S.A. Khrushchalina, S.V. Kostin, D.V. Pyanzin, А.V. Spirin, A.N. Chaldyshkin. N. P. Ogarev
    National Research Mordovia State University, Saransk, Republic of Mordovia, Russia
    “Prospects of automating the process of endovasal laser coagulation with using the visualization of the venous bed”
  4. Minaev N.V., Institute of Photon Technologies, FSRC "Crystallography and Photonics" RAS, Troitsk, Moscow, Russia
    “Laser engineering of biological tissue and microbial systems”
  5. Nikonov S.D., Loktev V.B., Gelfond M.L., Svyatchenko V.A., Mayorov A.P., Bredikhin D.A., Novosibirsk State University, Novosibirsk Scientific Reserch Institute of Tuberculosis, Novosibirsk, Russia 
    “The concept of multimodal prevention, treatment, rehabilitation of new coronavirus infection COVID-19 by drug photosensitizers and photodynamic therapy on their basis”
  6. V. Yu. Bogachev, 
    Pirogov Russian National Research Medical University, First Phlebological Center, Moscow, Russia 
    “Comparative study of the clinical efficacy of endovenous laser coagulation 1.47 and 1.94 μm”

Section B. Laser interaction with cells and tissues: clinical imaging and spectroscopy 

  1. Sergey Nikitin,
    Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia
    “Problem of calibration of laser ektacytometer of erythrocytes”
  2. Evgeny Shirshin, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia
    "Biophotonics for point-of-care diagnostics: noninvasive sensing and imaging of the skin physiological parameters" 
  3. Luís Oliveira, Polytechnic of Porto, School of Engineering, Centre of Innovation in Engineering and Industrial Technology, ISEP, Portugal
    Instituto Politecnico do Porto
    "Spectroscopic detection of pigments in tissues and their correlation with tissue aging and cancer development" 
  4. Andrei Lugovtsov, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia
     “Rate and degree of platelets aggregation in cardiovascular diseases: studies by light scattering technique“ 
  5. Sergey Alexandrov, National University of Ireland in Galway, Ireland
    “Depth resolved detection and visualization of submicron structure of biological objects with nano-sensitivity to structural alterations”
  6. Tatiana Novikova,  CNRS, Ecole polytechnique Palaiseau, France
    “Advances in Mueller polarimetry for tissue diagnosis”
  7. Martin Leahy, National Biophotonics and Imaging Platform,, Ireland
    “Gold nanoparticles for stem cell tracking”
  8. Kirill V. Larin, University of  Houston, Houston, USA
    "Biomechanics of the eye: from the cornea to the lens to the retina"
  9. Yury Kistenev, Tomsk State University, Russia
    “Medical applications of laser photoacoustic spectroscopy”
  10. Stanislav Zabotnov,  Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia
    “Nanoparticles fabricated by laser ablation and fragmentation of nano- and microstructured silicon: perspectives in optical bioimaging and photohyperthermia”
  11. Herbert Schneckenburger, Institute of Applied Research, Aalen University, Aalen, Germany
    "Novel approaches in 3D live cell microscopy "
  12. Sergei Sokolovski, Edik Rafailov, Aston University, UK
    “3D tissue engineering: human stem cell and high-resolution customised scaffolds printing technologies”
  13. Rhein Parri, Aston University, UK
    “Light stimulation to probe brain plasticity”
  14. Vladislav Toronov, Ryerson University, Toronto, Canada
    “Near infrared spectroscopy of the adult human brain: a reality or an illusion?”
  15. Olga Cherkasova, Institute of Laser Physics of SB RAS, Novosibirsk, Russia
    “Noninvasive glioblastoma diagnosis using spectral methods and machine learning”   
  16. Valery Tuchin, Saratov State University, Saratov, Russia
    “In vivo tissue optical clearing as a tool for diagnostic and therapeutic multimodality”
  17. Alexander Priezzhev, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia
    “RBC interaction with endothelial cells: study using laser tweezers technique”
  18. Lin Qingyu, Sichuan University, China
    “Raman-LIBS for tumor tissue imaging and cells detection”
  19. Petr Timashev, Sechenov University, Moscow, Russia
    “3D scaffolds biodegradation in vivo tracking: current state and prospects”
  20. Daniil Bratashov, Saratov State University, Saratov, Russia
    “Light sheet flow cytometry: study of polyelectrolyte microcapsules in whole blood”
  21. Petr Ermolinskiy, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia
    “Morphological changes of trapped red blood cell in laser tweezers”
  22. Inês Martins, Instituto Politecnico do Porto, Portugal
    “Evaluation of OCA diffusivity in tissues through diffuse reflection spectroscopy”
  23. Hugo Silva, Instituto Politecnico do Porto, Portugal
    “Evaluation of optical clearing potential of natural oils and gels”

Section C. Photonics and nanobiotechnology

  1. A. N. Grigorenko, Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Manchester, UK 
    Topological darkness and its usage in label-free biosensing
  2. A.K. Sarychev, Institute for Theoretical and Applied Electrodynamics RAS, Moscow, Russia
    Detection of the Receptor-Binding Domain of the SARS-CoV-2 Spike Glycoprotein Using Surface-Enhanced Raman Scattering
  3. Dmitry Gorin, Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology (Skoltech), Russia
    Combination of Nanostructured Materials and Photonic Tools for Biomedical Applications
  4. Boris Khlebtsov, Institute of Biochemistry and Physiology of Plants and Microorganisms  RAS, Russia
    Gap-enhanced Raman tags for analytical and imaging applications
  5. Kirill Alexandrov, Queensland University of Technology, Brisbane, Australia
    Sensing and signal amplification cascades based on artificial allosteric proteins
  6. Gleb Sukhorukov, Skolkovo Institute of Science and Technology, Russia and Queen Mary University of London, UK
    Micropackaging of chemicals and external triggering to activate 
  7. Irina Yu. Goryacheva, Saratov State University, Saratov, Russia
    Application of fluorescent nanoparticles in bioanalysis
  8. Dmitry Ivanov, Lebedev Physical Inst. of RAS  and National Research Nuclear Univ. MEPhI, Russia
    Modeling of Nanoparticles Formation Process due to Pulsed Laser Ablation in Liquids.
  9. M. Shevtsov, Institute of Cytology of RAS, Russia and Technical University of Munich, Germany
    Molecular chaperones as a target for theranostic anti-cancer agents.
  10. Anton Popov, Institute for Physics and Engnieering in Biomedicine, National Research Nuclear      University MEPhI, Moscow, Russia
    Laser synthesis of colloidal nanomaterials for biomedicine        
  11. Ivan V. Zelepukin, Shemyakin-Ovchinnikov Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry RAS, Moscow, Russia
    “Optoacoustic measurement of nanoparticle degradation in physiological media”
  12. Nikolai Khlebtsov, Institute of Biochemistry and Physiology of Plants and Microorganisms, FRC Saratov Scientific Centre of RAS and Saratov State University, Russia
    “Surface-enhanced Raman scattering from 1D-3D plasmonic Au nanoparticles: the fourth-power law revisited”
  13. Vladimir P. Drachev, Skolkovo Institute of Science and technology, Russia
    Peculiarities of photoluminescence decay for molecules near plasmonic nanostructures
  14. Osminkina L.A. Lomonosov Moscow State Univ., Russia
    SERS-active substrates based on Au/Ag-decorated silicon nanostructures for the rapid detection of biomolecules.

Section D. Photodynamic processes in biology and medicine

  1. Eiji Ōsawa, NanoCarbon Res. Inst., Shinshu Univ., Ueda, Japan
    Nanodiamonds as the drug carrier in photodynamic therapy
  2. Heidi Abrahamse, Laser Research Center, University of Johannesburg, South Africa
    “Multifunctional Photosensitizer based Theranostic Agents for Imaging-Guided Photodynamic Therapy of Cancer”
  3. Rudolf Steiner, Institute of Laser Technologies in Medicine and Metrology at the University of Ulm, Germany
    “The Role of Nanoparticles in PDT, Advantages and Immunological Aspects”
  4. D. V. G. L. N. Rao (Gopal Rao), University of Massachusetts Boston, USA
    "Medical Image Processing using Transient Fourier Holography in Bacteriorhodopsin Films "
  5. Lina Bezdetnaya-Bolotine, Research Center for Automatic Control of Nancy (CRAN, Lorraine University), Lorraine Institute of Oncology, France
  6. Oleg S. Vasyutinskii, Ioffe Institute, Russian Academy of Science, Russia
    "Nano- and picosecond dynamics of excited states of biological coenzymes"
  7. Andrei L. Akopov, Pavlov First Saint-Petersburg State Medical University, Russia
    "Photodynamic Theranostics of central lung cancer — early diagnosis and minimally invasive treatment "
  8. Nataly N. Rozhkova, Federal Research Center “Karelian Research Centre of Russian
    Academy of Sciences”, Russia

    "Colloidal stability and oxidation of shungite carbon nanoparticles in aqueous dispersion mediated by fatty acid"
  9. Dario Polli, Benedetta Talone, Physics Department, Politecnico di Milano, Milano, Italy
    “Phototoxicity induced in living HeLa cells by focused femtosecond laser pulses: a data driven approach”
  10. Anna O. Orlova,  ITMO University, St. Petersburg, Russia
    “Nanostructured and molecular ROS generators for Photo- and Sonodynamic Therapy”
  11. Yusef N. Yusef, Denis V. Petrachkov, Evgeniy N. Korobov, Research Institute of Eye Diseases, Moscow, Russia
    “Lasers in ophthalmology”
  12. Jean-Michel Nunzi, Queen’s University, Kingston, Canada
    “Photoactive Nanomaterials for water remediation and drug delivery”
  13. Vladimir V. Zarubaev, Saint Petersburg Pasteur Research Institute of Epidemiology and Microbiology, St. Petersburg, Russia
    «Photodynamic inactivation of viruses in biological materials»
  14. Lothar Lilge, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University of Toronto, Canada
    "Current advances in PDT treatment planning"
  15. Ivan M. Kislyakov, Valery M. Kiselev, Jun Wang, Shanghai Institute of Optics and Fine Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Shanghai, People's Republic of China; Vavilov State Optical Institute, St. Petersburg, Russia
    “Ultrafast relaxations and singlet oxygen generation in solutions of C60 in n-methylpyrrolidone”
  16. Boris M. Dzhagarov, B.I. Stepanov Institute of Physics, National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, Minsk, Belarus
    “Luminescence of singlet oxygen in homogeneous and inhomogeneous dielectric media"
  17. Irina V. Semenova, Ioffe Institute, Russian Academy of Science, St. Petersburg, Russia
    “Analysis of cells’ response to photodynamic treatment with Radachlorin and PpIX by holographic techniques
  18. Gabriele Ferrini,  Interdisciplinary Laboratories for Advanced Materials Physics (I-LAMP) & Dipartimento di Matematica e Fisica, Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore, Italy
    "Localized and enhanced photodynamic processes through microsphere-assisted microscopy
  19.  Chantal Andraud, CNRS (French National Centre for Scientific Research), Ecole Normale Superieure de Lyon, France
    “Molecular engineering for NIR biophotonics”