Imperial College London

Professor Daniel Elson

Faculty of MedicineDepartment of Surgery & Cancer

Professor of Surgical Imaging



+44 (0)20 7594 1700daniel.elson Website CV




415 Bessemer BuildingBessemer BuildingSouth Kensington Campus





Information on research areas and activities can be found on my research website:

Current research.


Dr Lei Su, Queen Mary University of London, Single fibre endoscopy, 2016

Professor Hui MA, Tsinghua University, China, Polarization-resolved imaging, 2016

Lipei Song, Institute of Modern Optics, Nankai University, Tianjin, 300071, China, Laser Speckle Contrast Imaging, 2013

Lena Maier-Hein, German Cancer Research Centre (DKFZ), 2011

Danail Stoyanov, University College London, 2008

Professor Laura Marcu, University of California, Davis, Time-resolved fluorescence spectroscopy, 2006

Research Student Supervision

Arya,S, Tissue Fusion for Bowel Anastomosis

Avila,F, Concurrent Robotic Red-Flagging Framework for GI endoscopy

CHENG,Y, Detecting tissue optical and mechanical properties with an ultrasound - modulated optical imaging system

KOH,KEVIN, Multimodal Multispectral Optical Endoscopic Imaging with Endomicroscopy for Biomedical Applications

Leiloglou,M, Fluorescence for Image and Spectrum Guided Breast-Conserving Surgery

Li,R, Ultrasound modulated optical tomography in optical diffuse medium using acoustic radiation force

Li,S, Laser Speckle Contrast Detection of Acoustic Radiation Force Response

Lin,J, A self-calibrated endoscopic structured light system using multispectral detection

Qi,J, Development of Optical Polarisation Resolved Endoscopy

Sauvage,V, Fluorescence and Diffuse Reflectance Spectroscopy and Endoscopy for Tissue Analysis

Song,L, Endoscopic Laser Speckle Contrast Analysis for Tissue Perfusion

Tatla,T, Development of Multi-Modal Endoscopic Optical Biopsy for Laryngeal (Head and Neck) Cancer Screening

WOOD,TOBIAS, Dynamic Hyperspectral and Polarized Endoscopic Imaging

Zhao,M, Cable-Driven Parallel Robot for Transoral Laser Phonosurgery

Zhou,Y, The Applications of Gold Nanoparticles in Photothermal Therapy for Cancer Treatment