Three-Day Online Workshop on Recent Trends in
Biomedical Imaging and Applications

19th to 21st August, 2021

Department of Applied Sciences, Indian Institute of Information Technology Allahabad
Prayagraj, Uttar Pradesh, 211015


Prof. Asima Pradhan

IIT Kanpur

Prof. Tapobrata Lahiri

IIIT Allahabad

Prof. P K Yalavarthy

IISc Bangalore

Prof. Uma S Tiwary

IIIT Allahabad

Prof. S Ramakrishnan

IIT Madras

Prof. K Gireesan


Prof. Pradipta Maji

ISI Kolkata

Prof. Sudipta Maiti


Prof. Arun K Thittai

IIT Madras

Prof. M K Chilkapati


Prof. Hari Shankar Patel


Dr. Satish K Singh

IIIT Allahabad

Dr. Amaresh K Sahoo

IIIT Allahabad

Dr. Himanshu Shekhar

IIT Gandhinagar

Dr. Debdoot Sheet

IIT Kharagpur

Dr. Suhesh K Singh


Dr. Jaya Prakash

IISc Bangalore

Dr. Saugata Sinha

VNIT Nagpur


Day 1 (19. 8. 2021)

Inaugural speech by Prof. P. Nagbhushan, Director, IIITA, 9:30-9:40 AM

Address by Prof. V. Tiwari, Registrar, IIITA, 9:40-9:50 AM

Welcome address by Dr. Ratan K Saha, IIITA, 9:50-10:00 AM

Instrumentation and Imaging:

Prof. Sudipta Maiti TIFR Evolution of live cell imaging: from labeling, to label free imaging, and to artificial intelligence              10:00 - 10:45 AM
Prof. Hari Shankar Patel            RRCAT         Photonic nanojet for super resolution imaging and spectroscopy 10:45 - 11:30 AM
Prof. K Gireesan IGCAR Magnetocardiography (MCG) 11:30 - 12:15 PM
Prof. Arun K. Thittai IITM Ultrasound Beamforming: An overview 12:15 - 01:00 PM

Imaging Applications:

Prof. Murali Krishna Chilkapati       ACTREC    Raman cancer theranostics: an update 02:30 - 03:15 PM
Dr. Amaresh K Sahoo IIITA Cancer Theranostic by Fluorescent Nanoclusters 03:15 - 04:00 PM
Prof. Tapobrata Lahiri IIITA Design and application of a simple nonparametric kernel function to extract visible light information from a thermogram 04:00 - 04:45 PM
Dr. Nrusingh Biswal UMSOM, USA Imaging for Radiation Oncology Clinics 04:45 - 05:30 PM

Day 2 (20. 8. 2021)

Machine Learning:

Prof. Phaneendra K Yalavarthy   IISc Deep Learning in Medical Imaging: The Road Ahead 10:00 - 10:45 AM
Dr. Satish K Singh IIITA Histopathological Image Analysis using Deep Learning Models 10:45 - 11:30 AM
Prof. Pradipta Maji ISI Kolkata    Machine Learning in 3-D MR Brain Image Analysis 11:30 - 12:15 PM
Dr. Debdoot Sheet IITKgp Simulating Ultrasound Images using Adversarial Learning                                                                                  12:15 - 01:00 PM

Students’ Oral Presentation: (UG, PG, PhD and very recently graduated)

Shivam Shukla IITK A smart phone based 3D printed prototype for polarized fluorescence collection from human cervix 02:15 - 02:30 PM
Amar Nath Sah IITK In-vivo detection of oral precancer using fluorescence imaging based hand-held device 02:30 - 02:45 PM
Soumyodeep Banerjee BU Photoacoustic detection of time-varying hemolysis using low cost, small footprint pulsed laser diode based system 02:45 - 03:00 PM
Saurabh Shivalkar IIITA Autonomous magnetic microbots developed by organic waste derived carbon dots for environmental remediation and advanced biomedical imaging 03:00 - 03:15 PM
Vivek Srivastava SU Regulation of human telomerase reverse transcriptase (hTERT) in cancer cells 03:15 - 03:30 PM
03:30 - 03:45 PM
Anirudh Singh IIITA Strategies to combat bacterial biofilm infections: Development of advanced nanocomposites and their mechanisms of action 03:45 - 04:00 PM
Poulomi Das CU Design of tumor discrimination techniques to analyze the prognosis of cancer 04:00 - 04:15 PM
Pankaj Warbal IIITA Effect of system dependent factors on photoacoustic tomography 04:15 - 04:30 PM
Abhishek M S IITPakd Effect of red blood cell aggregation on photoacoustic spectrum- An in silico study 04:30 - 04:45 PM
Amrita Mukherjee ISI/IIITA Threshold of stereopsis with respect to retinal eccentricity 04:45 - 05:00 PM

Imaging for Clinics/Cancer Detection:

Dr. Sonia Tiwari, MBBS, MD Oncologist KNMC Emerging technological advances in cancer treatment 05:00 - 05:45 AM

Panel discussion: 6:00-7:00 pm

Day 3 (21. 8. 2021)

Sensing and Imaging:

Dr. Suhesh K Singh    IISERTVM Photoacoustic microscopy approaching the regime of photoacoustic tomography: A validation study                    10:00 - 10:45 AM 
Dr. Saugata Sinha VNIT Photoacoustic imaging for tissue characterisation 10:45 - 11:30 AM
Dr. Himanshu Shekhar IITGn Contrast-enhanced and molecular ultrasound imaging 11:30 - 12:15 PM
Dr. Jaya Prakash IISc Multi-modal optoacoustic ultrasound (OPUS) imaging 12:15 - 01:00 PM

Sensing, Imaging and Diagnosis:

Dr. Ratan K Saha IIITA Morphological characterization of single cells using photoacoustic technique 02:30 - 03:15 PM

Result Declaration and Valedictory Function: 03:15-03:45 PM