Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

21th International SAOT Workshop: "Optics in Medicine"

Automatic Pattern Recognition and Historical Document Analysis

Date: 25th-26th of November, 2013.

Place: Hotel Selau, Neunkirchen am Brand

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While the SAOT covers nearly the whole spectrum of optical technologies, this workshop will concentrate on medical diagnostics based on optical methods. About ten experts will relate fundamentals and present research topics in the presence of an audience of doctoral candidates with a strong background in optical technologies and biophotonics.


This workshop is jointly organized by:

Erlangen Graduate School in Advanced Optical Technologies, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

Institute of Photonic Technologies, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg

Department of Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery, Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg


Further informations:


Homepage of the medical group of the SAOT:







SAOT provides an interdisciplinary research and education program of excellence within a broad international network of distinguished experts to promote innovation and leadership in the areas

Optical Metrology
Optical Material Processing
Optics in Medicine
Optics in Communication and Information Technology
Optical Materials and Systems
and Computational Optics.