REBOT project consortium meeting

Last Monday, the 8th of October we received our colleagues from the Hamlyn Centre (Imperial College London) for a REBOT project consortium meeting.

Group refractive index and group velocity dispersion measurement by complex master slave interferometry

by Sylvain Rivet, Adrian Bradu, Fiona Bairstow, Hisham Forrière,  and Adrian Podoleanu Journal: Optics Express Vol. 26, Issue 17, pp. 21831-21842… Read more

Refurbishment of Jennison Clean Air Suite

This article was originally posted at the University’s Campus Online feature.  The clean air laboratory suite… Read more

Visits by Research Services to the AOG labs

In July 2018, the Applied Optics Group welcomed colleagues from Kent’s Research Services whose work is… Read more

SPS/AOG Colloquium talk by Marisa Monteiro (Science Museum of the University of Porto)

Last Wednesday, June 20th 2018, we have welcomed Marisa Monteiro, curator of the Natural History and Science… Read more

Visit by Professor Kevin Tsia

On 21st June 2018 we were pleased to welcome Professor Kevin Tsia from the Department  of… Read more

Vice-Chancellor’s visit

On 21st June 2018, we welcomed Professor Karen Cox, University of Kent Vice-Chancellor, to the Photonics Centre.… Read more

Yet another doctor in the group!

Congratulations to (now-Dr) Michaël Maria for successfully passing his viva-voce examination this Tuesday (April 24th)! Michaël… Read more

Visit from Professor Kawal Rhode (King’s College London)

Professor Kawal Rhode, from the Imaging and Biomedical Engineering Clinical Academic Group at the Department of Biomedical Engineering,… Read more

PhD Studentship in Biomedical Imaging (OCT/Photoacoustics) [CLOSED]

This vacancy is now closed. A funded PhD position is available in the field of Biomedical… Read more

MPhys student project presentations

On the afternoon of Tuesday 27th March, four SPS MPhys students who carried out their fourth… Read more

2CCOCT conference proceedings published

We’re pleased to announce that the 2CCOCT conference proceedings have recently been made available at the… Read more

Another doctor in the group!

Congratulations to (now-Dr) Yong Hu for passing his PhD viva this Tuesday (20th of March). Yong,… Read more

Assessment of Ductile, Brittle, and Fatigue Fractures of Metals Using Optical Coherence Tomography

by Gheorghe Hutiu, Virgil-Florin Duma, Dorin Demian, Adrian Bradu and Adrian Podoleanu Journal: Metals Vol. 8, Issue… Read more

AOG at Photonics West 2018

The Applied Optics Group was represented at the 2018 edition of SPIE Photonics West, which again… Read more

Image Guided Therapies Network Meeting

On 8th February 2018, Prof Adrian Podoleanu and other members of the Applied Optics Group (AOG)… Read more

Proof of Concept Award for OCT/Raman

Applied Optics Group head Prof Adrian Podoleanu has been awarded a Proof-of-Concept grant in collaboration with… Read more

Vacancy: Research associate in biomedical optics (needle microscopes) [CLOSED]

This vacancy has now closed. The Applied Optics Group has a vacancy for a Research Associate… Read more

PhD Scholarship in multi-spectral photo-acoustic imaging [CLOSED]

This position is now closed A funded PhD position is available in our group in the… Read more

New EPSRC Grant for Needle Microscopes

Dr Michael Hughes, who recently joined the Applied Optics Group as a Lecturer, has been awarded … Read more

Kent hosts 2nd international conference on Optical Coherence Tomography

Between 6th and 8th September, Kent’s Applied Optics Group organised and hosted the 2nd Canterbury Conference… Read more

AOG at the BMLA Laser and Aesthetics Conference 2017

The Applied Optics Group was represented at the 35th annual meeting of the British Medical Laser… Read more

Vacancy: Research Associate in Optical Coherence Tomography [CLOSED]

This vacancy has now closed Do you have a degree in Physics/Optics or Electrical Engineering? Do… Read more

Postgraduate Festival 2017

The Applied Optics Group had a very strong presence at the 7th Annual Postgraduate Festival. The… Read more

Publication: From Macro to Micro: Autonomous Multiscale Image Fusion for Robotic Surgery

by Lin Zhang, Menglong Ye, Petros Giataganas, Michael Hughes, Adrian Bradu, Adrian G.H. Podoleanu, and Guang-Zhong… Read more

Publication: Optimization of excitation of fiber Fabry–Perot tunable filters used in swept lasers using a phase-correction method

by Mohammad R. NAvanaki, Adrian Bradu and Adrian Podoleanu Journal: Biomed. Opt. Express 7, 2453-2468 (2016)… Read more

The University Prize for Advanced Research awarded to Prof. Adrian Podoleanu

Kent’s third annual Research Prizes took place on 21 April, with 16 awards handed out to… Read more

Vacancy: Two PhD Scholarships in Biomedical Optics [CLOSED]

These positions are now filled. See the Study pages for more opportunities. We have two funded… Read more

Publication: Gabor fusion master slave optical coherence tomography

by Ramona Cernat, Adrian Bradu, Niels Møller Israelsen, Ole Bang, Sylvain Rivet, Pearse A. Keane, David-Garway… Read more

REBOT project bringing robot-guided imaging to the lung

In January 2017, a research team from the Applied Optics Group (AOG) in the School of… Read more

Publication: Master/slave interferometry – ideal tool for coherence revival swept source optical coherence tomography

by Adrian Bradu, Sylvain Rivet, and Adrian Podoleanu Journal: Biomed. Opt. Express 7, 2453-2468 (2016) Published:… Read more

Publication: Master/slave optical coherence tomography imaging of eyelid basal cell carcinoma

by Catherine Chin, Adrian Bradu, Rongxuan Lim, Mona Khandwala, John Schofield, Lasse Leick, and Adrian Podoleanu… Read more

Day of Photonics 2016

The Applied Optics Group and the OSA student chapter of the University of Kent organised an… Read more

Publication: Single all-fiber-based nanosecond-pulsed supercontinuum source for multispectral photoacoustic microscopy and optical coherence tomography

by Xiao Shu*, Magalie Bondu*, Biqin Dong, Adrian Podoleanu, Lasse Leick, and Hao F. Zhang Journal: Optics Letters 41 (12),… Read more

SPS Researchers Awarded EPSRC Grant for Robotic Imaging

Researchers in the School of Physical Sciences have been awarded an impressive grant from the Engineering… Read more

Publication: Optical module to extend any Fourier-domain optical coherence tomography system into a polarisation-sensitive system

by Sylvain Rivet, Manuel J. Marques, Adrian Bradu, and Adrian Podoleanu Journal: Journal of Optics, 18(6)… Read more

Applied Optics Group researchers the top authors in the University

Adrian Podoleanu on the 1st place and Adrian Bradu on the 3rd place in the SciVal… Read more

Publication: High energy supercontinuum sources using tapered photonic crystal fibers for multispectral photoacoustic microscopy

by Magalie Bondu, Christopher Brooks, Christian Jakobsen, Keith Oakes, Peter Morten Moselund, Lasse Leick, Ole Bang,… Read more

Prof Podoleanu featured on research funding blog

Group Head Prof Adrian Podoleanu has been featured on the research funding blog ‘Research Fundermentals’, You… Read more

Applied Optics research impact presented at Parliament

Research by the Applied Optics Group, led by Prof Adrian Podoleanu, was among a select group… Read more