Imperial College London

Dr Chris Dunsby

Faculty of Natural SciencesDepartment of Physics

Reader in 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., Development of a Flexible Light-Sheet Fluorescence Microscope for High-Speed 3D Imaging of Calcium Dynamics and 3D Imaging of Cellular Microstructure, Journal of Biophotonics, ISSN:1864-063X

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

Ramuz M, Hasan A, Gruscheski L, et al., 2019, A software tool for high-throughput real-time measurement of intensity-based ratio-metric FRET, Cells, Vol:8, ISSN:2073-4409

Corcoran D, Juskaite V, Xu Y, et al., 2019, DDR1 autophosphorylation is a result of aggregation into dense clusters, Scientific Reports, Vol:9, ISSN:2045-2322


Görlitz F, Wysoczanski R, Kumar S, et al., 2020, Towards easier, faster, super-resolved microscopy, ISSN:1605-7422

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