4-12 July 2019, Lasers in Medicine and Life Sciences - LAMELIS, Szeged, Hungary

Advanced summer school and workshop for undergraduate and postgraduate students of medicine and physics - co-funded by Laserlab-Europe.
  • When Jul 04, 2019 08:00 AM to Jul 12, 2019 08:00 PM (Etc/GMT+2 / UTC-200)
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The city of Szeged is proud to have been chosen as the site of one of the four pillars of a massive European laser project entitled ELI (Extreme Light Infrastructure). ELI-ALPS (Attosecond Light Pulse Source), a facility dedicated to ultra-short laser pulses, is now up and running: in January 2018, a Swiss research group successfully generated high-order harmonics in noble gases, and the complex is getting ready to offer beamtime to external users. Our summer school, Lasers in Medicine and Life Sciences (LAMELIS), started out as a promotional event to popularise ELI-ALPS, but has since become a tradition in its own right, a regular forum to establish a knowledge base on modern applications of lasers in life sciences. It is now the sixth time the University of Szeged is hosting LAMELIS, between 4th and 12th July 2019.

lamelis2019.jpgThe summer school is open to both medical students and physics students. Although the theoretical depth of talks is tailored for medical students, the programme can also benefit physics students as they can learn of medical applications of lasers directly from distinguished experts of the field and receive first-hand information on the current status of ELI-ALPS.

Register now and have an instructive and memorable summer in the City of Sunshine: http://www.lamelis.eu/register.html


  • the status of the ELI project
  • ultrafast two-dimensional spectroscopy
  • total internal reflexion fluorescence (TIRF) microscopy
  • transient absorption and fluorescence spectroscopy
  • lasers in dentistry and oral surgery
  • optical coherence tomography
  • lasers in hadron therapy
  • super-resolution microscopy
  • confocal microscopy
  • micromanipulation
  • muscle physiology investigations
  • lasers in dermatology
  • fibre-based imaging
  • lasers in microcirculation
  • 3D printing in medicine

Confirmed Speakers

  • Ferenc Bari (University of Szeged, HU)
  • Elke Beyreuther (Helmholtz-Zentrum, DE)
  • Tomáš Čižmár (University of Brno, CZ)
  • Martin Leahy (National University of Ireland, IE)
  • Petar Lambrev (Biological Research Centre, Szeged, HU)
  • Justin Molloy (MRC National Institute for Medical Research, UK)
  • Jörg Pawelke (Technische Universität Dresden, DE)
  • Adrian Podoleanu (University of Kent, UK)