The University of Waterloo, Waterloo Institute for Nanotechnology (WIN) and The Centre for Bioengineering and Biotechnology (CBB) are pleased to announce the 1st Annual Meeting of the Biophysical Society of Canada (BSC) in Waterloo on June 17-19, 2015.
Poster Abstracts will be accepted until April 30, 2015.
Abstracts will be accepted until April 1, 2015.
Biophysical techniques and discoveries have revolutionized research and technological developments, advancing materials research, bio-and nano-technologies, biosensing, medicine, and pharmaceutical research.
This meeting is dedicated to the discussion of the latest developments in Biophysics and their applications at the interface of nanotechnology. The symposium presents excellent opportunities to meet leading researchers during lectures and informal discussions.
The meeting provides a unique opportunity for students and researchers in academia and industry to learn about most recent advances in Biophysics and Nanotechnology through invited lectures and student talks/posters as well as exhibits by companies.Topics include (but are not limited to):
- Novel developments in Biophysics: techniques, theory, simulation, instrumentation and applications
- Single molecule biophysics
- Biophysics and pharmaceutical sciences
- Applications of biophysics in bionanotechnology, including nano and bio-sensors
- J.Baenziger, University of Ottawa
- L.Brown, Guelph University
- D.Cramb, University of Calgary
- R.Epand, McMaster University
- E.Finot, University of Burgundy, Dijon, France
- B.Glick, University of Waterloo
- B.Helms, Utrecht University, Netherlands
- T.McMaster, Bristol University, UK
- M.Miles, Bristol University, UK
- S.Wettig, University of Waterloo
- C.Yip, University of Toronto
- Zoya Leonenko, Professor, Department of Physics, Department of Biology, WIN, University of Waterloo
- Mikko Karttunen, Professor, Department of Chemistry, WIN, University of Waterloo
- Catherine Burns, Professor, Department of System Design Engineering; Director, CBB, University of Waterloo
- Krystina Bednarowski, Administrative Assistant, CBB, University of Waterloo
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