Prof. Aydogan Ozcan
Professor at UCLA Samueli School of Engineering
SPIE Involvement:
Conference Chair | Conference Program Committee | Track Chair | Editor | Author | Student Chapter Advisor | Special Event Speaker
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Profile Summary

Dr. Aydogan Ozcan is the Chancellor’s Professor and the Volgenau Chair for Engineering Innovation at UCLA and an HHMI Professor with the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, leading the Bio- and Nano-Photonics Laboratory at UCLA and is also the Associate Director of the California NanoSystems Institute. Dr. Ozcan is elected Fellow of the National Academy of Inventors (NAI) and holds 50 issued/granted patents and >20 pending patent applications and is also the author of one book and the co-author of >700 peer-reviewed publications in major scientific journals and conferences. Dr. Ozcan is the founder and a member of the Board of Directors of Lucendi Inc., Hana Diagnostics, Pictor Labs, as well as Holomic/Cellmic LLC, which was named a Technology Pioneer by The World Economic Forum in 2015. Dr. Ozcan is also a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS), SPIE, OSA, the American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE), the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE), the Royal Society of Chemistry (RSC), the American Physical Society (APS) and the Guggenheim Foundation, and has received major awards including the Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers, International Commission for Optics Prize, Biophotonics Technology Innovator Award, Rahmi M. Koc Science Medal, International Photonics Society Early Career Achievement Award, Army Young Investigator Award, NSF CAREER Award, NIH Director’s New Innovator Award, Navy Young Investigator Award, IEEE Photonics Society Young Investigator Award and Distinguished Lecturer Award, National Geographic Emerging Explorer Award, National Academy of Engineering The Grainger Foundation Frontiers of Engineering Award and MIT’s TR35 Award for his seminal contributions to computational imaging, sensing and diagnostics. Dr. Ozcan is also listed as a Highly Cited Researcher by Web of Science, Clarivate.
Publications (194)

Proceedings Article | 13 March 2024 Presentation
Proceedings Volume PC12832, PC128320I (2024) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.3002004
KEYWORDS: Point-of-care devices, Diseases and disorders, Diagnostics, Neurological disorders, Signal intensity, Neural networks, Medicine, Deep learning

Proceedings Article | 13 March 2024 Presentation
Proceedings Volume PC12903, PC129030Z (2024) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.3001971
KEYWORDS: Visualization, Visual optics, Parallel computing, Multiplexing, Intelligence systems, Error analysis, Education and training, Design and modelling, Data processing, Visual information processing

Proceedings Article | 13 March 2024 Presentation
Proceedings Volume PC12903, PC129030U (2024) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.3000290
KEYWORDS: Opacity, Computer programming, Diffraction, Transmitters, Receivers, Geometrical optics, Education and training, Design and modelling, Telecommunications, Optical networks

Proceedings Article | 13 March 2024 Presentation
Proceedings Volume PC12832, PC128320H (2024) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.3000755
KEYWORDS: Multiplexing, Surgery, Sensors, Point-of-care devices, Fluorescence, Biosensors, Biomedical optics, Signal generators, Proteins, Polymers

Proceedings Article | 13 March 2024 Presentation
Proceedings Volume PC12903, PC129030V (2024) https://doi.org/10.1117/12.3000579
KEYWORDS: Optical networks, Information visualization, Image encryption, Visual optics, Visualization, Optical computing, Design and modelling, Channel projecting optics, Structural design, Optical surfaces