Imperial College London

Dr Chris Dunsby

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Professor of Biomedical Optics



+44 (0)20 7594 7755christopher.dunsby Website




622Blackett LaboratorySouth Kensington Campus





Chris Dunsby is a joint lecturer between Photonics, Department of Physics and the Division of Experimental Medicine in the Department of Medicine.  His research interests are centred on the application of photonics and ultrafast laser technology to biomedical imaging and include multiphoton microscopy, multiparameter fluorescence imaging and fluorescence lifetime imaging.

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Sparks H, Dvinskikh L, Firth J, et al., 2020, Development a flexible light-sheet fluorescence microscope for high-speed 3D imaging of calcium dynamics and 3D imaging of cellular microstructure, Journal of Biophotonics, Vol:13, ISSN:1864-063X

Fang Z, Chen S, Pickford P, et al., 2020, The influence of peptide context on signaling and trafficking of glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor biased agonists, Acs Pharmacology & Translational Science, Vol:3, ISSN:2575-9108, Pages:345-360

Lagarto JL, Nickdel MB, Kelly DJ, et al., 2020, Autofluorescence lifetime reports cartilage damage in osteoarthritis, Scientific Reports, Vol:10, ISSN:2045-2322


Garcia E, Guo W, Kumar S, et al., 2020, FLIM, FRET and high content analysis, Symposium on Multiphoton Microscopy in the Biomedical Sciences XX held at SPIE BiOS Conference, SPIE-INT SOC OPTICAL ENGINEERING, ISSN:0277-786X

Gorlitz F, Wysoczanski R, Kumar S, et al., 2020, Towards easier, faster super-resolved microscopy, Conference on Single Molecule Spectroscopy and Superresolution Imaging XIII, SPIE-INT SOC OPTICAL ENGINEERING, ISSN:0277-786X

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