Centro de Ciencias de Benasque Pedro Pascual

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Engineering the Eye III

2011, Jun 09 -- Jun 13

P. Artal (U. Murcia)
D. R. Williams (U. Rochester, USA)
C. Dainty (U. National, Ireland)

'Engineering the Eye III' is a high quality and unique scientific meeting dealing with aspects of the Physics and Engineering of the human eye. This meeting is the third in a series that started in Rochester (USA) and Galway (Ireland). In this meeting, we shall focus on new results and techniques in imaging technology and optics of vision. The format of the meeting is a series of invited lectures with ample time for discussion and interaction. Young researchers and doctoral students will present their research in poster format. The interaction of basic science and cutting edge technology to develop future solutions for better vision will be at the center of the workshop. Leading world scientists in this field confirmed their participation assuring that this would be an excellent meeting in a remarkable location in Benasque, the Aragon Pyrenees.

Important Dates- NEW!!!!!!!!

30 March 2011. Deadline for abstract (posters) submission and pre-registration.
15 April 2011. Poster acceptance notification.

Poster Submission

The poster boards will be 1200mm high by 900mm wide.

Abstract submission deadline is 30 March2011


Authors can be first author on only one abstract.
Only electronic abstract submissions will be accepted

Title (255 characters max)
       * Example:
       * John Smith, Vision Dept., University of Science, Anytown, MD, USA
       * Joe Johnson, Science College, Anyplace, ON, CA
       * etc.

Abstract (Please limit to 250 words)
References (You may list up to 10 references, preferably in APA style format)
       * Example:
       * Jones, J. (1996). Seeing things. Vision Journal, 15(3), 5-13.
       * Taylor, J. J., & Martin, J. (Eds.) (1997). Viewing objects. New York: NY Publishers.
       * etc.

Acknowledgements (Optional)
* Example:
* Supported by Grant No. 000ABC.

Please submit your poster abstract here.


- The number of attendees is limited.
- Participants should fill the application form.
- Accepted participants will then proceed to book their accommodation and pay registration fee.

- PhD student fee (student certificate required): 200 euros (Bus transfer from Barcelona airport and lunch and dinner during the days of the conference will be included)*
- Normal fee: 400 euros (Bus transfer from Barcelona airport and lunch and dinner during the days of the conference will be included)*
- Accompanying person fee: 250 euros (Bus transfer from Barcelona airport and lunch and dinner during the days of the conference will be included)*

Accommodation in Benasque will be paid separately by each participant. Only bus transfer at specific time from Barcelona airport will be covered.

Payment should be made by bank order into the following bank account:

Title: Centro de Ciencias de Benasque 'Pedro Pascual'
Bank: Ibercaja
Account: 2085-2310-38-0330044193
IBAN: ES44-2085-2310-3803-3004-4193

Please, add explicitly in the reference text of your transfer order:
'Eye 2011 + your name + surname + PhD fee/normal fee/accompanying person fee

Please, send a confirmation (including your name, conference name and transfer details) by e-mail to info@benasque.org


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Further Information.

This session has received financial support from the following institutions:

  • logo CSIC
  • Ministerio de educación y ciencia
  • Ayuntamiento de Benasque
  • Gobierno de Aragón
  • Universidad de Zaragoza

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