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The Erice Course, celebrating 50 years of Biophysics in Italy when SIBPA ( started  the activities within a growing italian network made by CNR and University labs with Prof.Antonio Borsellino, full professore of theoretical physics at Department of Physics of the University of Genoa. Among the international lecturers (list to be completed) we will have Carlos Bustamante, Martin Chalfie, Laura Finzi, David Dunlap, Joerg Enderlein, Tony Watts, Leonel Malacrida, Jose Maria Carazo and  others to be confirmed soon.


The BpAI-Biophotonics & Artificial Intelligence School was born in 2022 by the minds of Andrea Barucci, Ambra Giannetti and Francesca Rossi. All of them works as researchers at the Institute of Applied Physics-CNR in Florence but in different areas. Thanks to their different research fields ranging from optical biosensor, photonics and Artificial Intelligence, the idea of the BpAI School was born.

EOSAM 2023

The European Optical Society Annual Meeting, EOSAM, will be held on 11 - 15 September 2023 in one of Europe's most charismatic cities, Dijon, the Unesco World Heritage site, and the gastronomy capital of Europe!  Each year EOSAM gathers together over 500 top researchers, key leaders, students and industry experts. EOSAM consists of a full week of novel research results presented from the widest range of optics and photonics fields.


Since 2013 the PLASMONICA network associated with the SIOF working group ‘Plasmonics and Nano-Optics’ has established itself as a prominent forum for researchers in the field of nanophotonics. After 10 years, the Workshop on Plasmonics and Nano-Optics will come back where it all started: at Politecnico di Milano, on 5–7 July 2023. Save the date and stay tuned! A call for abstract will be issued soon. The topics of the workshop include: