Ronin Lightning Talks, 23rd February 2024

This month’s Ronin Lightning Talks are happening this Friday (23rd February) at 1300 EST/1800 UTC. Below are the details. Hope to see you there if these are of interest.

Date : February 23, 2024

Time : 13:00 - 14:00 PM US ET / 18:00-19:00 UTC (in your local time)(add to your calendar)

Meeting Link :

Meeting ID : 531 451 8385

Passcode : 377306


Speaker : Thaicia Stona de Almeida

Title : Automated mycelium microstructural characterization with image processing artifact prediction

Summary : This talk discusses fungal mycelium as a biomaterial, its applications, and the process of microstructure characterization based on scanning electron microscope images, the challenges of micrograph knowledge extraction and how machine learning can help automate the identification of imaging artifacts.

Speaker : Bibhus Luitel

Title : A review of near-infrared photobiomodulation for oncological treatment

Summary : The presentation will provide an overview of photobiomodulation (PBM), alternatively known as low-level light therapy. This talk explores the use cases of PBM, and the current clinical efficacy. Lastly, the talk will explore how PBM is currently being used in oncological treatment, as well as providing non-invasive options for disease-free progression.

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