Adults, teachers, middle and high school students, and the general public are invited to attend free lectures on topical issues in science and conservation.

Reversing Time, Photoacoustics and Other Optical Breakthroughs in Biomedical Imaging

Presented by Lihong Wang, Ph.D., Gene K. Beare Distinguished Professor of Biomedical Engineering, Washington University in St. Louis; Academy Fellow and Recipient of the 2014 Academy of Science James B. Eads Outstanding St. Louis Scientist Award

Wednesday, December 3, 2014
7:30-9 p.m. in The Living World at Saint Louis Zoo

Photoacoustic tomography and time-reversed adapted-perturbation, or optical focusing, are novel applications of medical imaging technology that promise to revolutionize the way we diagnose and treat disease. Learn more about these important engineering breakthroughs in this fascinating talk with internationally renowned photoacoustics expert, Lihong, Wang. See flier.

The Science Seminar Series is co-sponsored by the Academy of Science-St. Louis and the Saint Louis Zoo.

More Information

Reservations are not necessary. Admission is free. All lectures take place in the Anheuser-Busch Theatre in The Living World/North Entrance at the Saint Louis Zoo. For more information, call (314) 646-4544.