TOSCA 2015 – Tomography for Scientific Advancement, 3-4 September

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Visit us at TOSCA 2015 – Tomography for Scientific Advancement conference at the University of Manchester on 3-4 September 2015.

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TOSCA 2015

This is the third annual Tomography for Scientific Advancement (ToScA) symposium. Topics include:

  • Hard and soft tissue imaging
  • Understanding materials in 3D
  • Recent advances in hardware and software
  • A broad range of tomography applications
Sandstone micro-ct tomography

Micro-CT internal image of sandstone, taken using the Bruker SkyScan 1272

The international meeting will consist of talks from keynote speakers, student talks, poster presentations and an image competition.

There will be plenty of opportunities for open discussion and networking with researchers and commercial representatives, making the event an ideal platform to initiate collaborations.

There will also be a drinks reception and symposium dinner at the unique location of Manchester Museum, where you can dine with dinosaurs!

Bruker SkyScan 1174 micro-CT

SkyScan 1174 compact micro-CT scanner

Symposium Sessions

  • Data handling and visualisation
  • CT – past, present and the future
  • CT and complimentary techniques
  • Data quantification
  • Bioengineering and life sciences
  • Engaging the public
  • Earth and space
  • Understanding materials


Online registration is closed, but you can still register at the venue on the day.

  • Students/PhD/Early stage researchers*
    Conference only: £140
    With evening banquet: £160
  • Academics/Researchers/Commercial delegates
    Conference only: £160
    With evening banquet: £185
  • Guests
    Evening banquet only: £70

All fees exclude VAT.

*Early stage researchers are those who are within six years of completion of their PhD.

Poster and Image Competition

Tomography Poster Competition

The student poster competition is open to undergraduate, postgraduate and PhD students. Submit a tomography-themed poster for a chance to win prizes! The posters will be displayed at the drinks reception, which is also where the winner will be announced. The deadline is 5th June 2015.

Tomography Image Competition

Submit a still image of rendered tomography data. Images can be of scientific interest or purely artistic. All delegates are welcome to enter, and there will be a prize for the competition winner, announced at the conference dinner. Maximum 3 entries per delegate. The deadline is 5th June 2015.


Download a pdf of directions to TOSCA 2015 at the University of Manchester.

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