Nanotechnology and Material Science
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COELHO COTON ALBERTO JOSE
Universidade de Santiago de Compostela at CiQUS-Centro de Investigación en Química Biolóxica e Materiais Moleculares
National Institute of Applied Science and Technology (INSAT, Tunisia)
Prof. Dr. A. Abdelghani is a Full Professor at the National Institute of Applied Science and Technology (INSAT, Tunisia) working mainly in the field of Microsensors and Microsystems. He obtained the Habilitation in Physics in Tunisia (faculty of Science of Tunis) in 2004 and a Habilitation (worlwide recognition for conducting and leading research) in "Sciences pour l’Ingénieur" in 2009 at the Ecole Normale Supérieur de Cachan (France). He is now the leader and principal investigator of a research group working mainly on gas sensors based on functionalized carbon nanotubes (metallic oxides, nanowires, nanoneedles, polymers) and on the development of interdigitated gold microelectrodes integrated in microfluidic cell for bacteria analysis in biologic medium. He published more than 90 papers in International Journals (H-index 25, January 2017) and supervised more than 12 Ph.D theses and 30 master’s student. He is deeply involved in industrial applications in his field of research with implications for the design and the development of affordable and cost-effective sensing devices for diagnostics and theranostics which will have an effective impact in the developing countries. He received the Tunisian President Award of the “Best Scientific Researcher” in Tunisia in 22 July 2015.
King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Dr. Udo Schwingenschlögl is a Professor of Materials Science & Engineering at King Abdullah University of Science and Technology (KAUST), Saudi Arabia. He previously worked at the International Center of Condensed Matter Physics in Brasilia, Brazil, and the Universität Augsburg in Germany.
Maher S. Amer
Wright State University, USA
Dr. Amer is Professor of Materials Science and Engineering, a von Humboldt Fellow, Max Planck Society, Germany, and a former Visiting Fellow of the Fitzwilliam College, University of Cambridge, England. Dr. Amer is a member of a number of national and international committees focused on nanomanufacturing and higher education accreditation. He received his Ph.D. from Drexel University 1995.
Institute of Combustion Problems, Kazakhstan
Professor Zulkhair Mansurov is a General Director of the Institute of Combustion Problems of the Ministry of Education and Science of the Republic of Kazakhstan. Zulkhair Mansurov successfully defended PhD and Doctor of Sciences dissertations in 1973 and 1990, correspondingly. In 1981 Zulkhair Mansurov got 10-months scientific probation at the University College of London, Great Britain. Professor Mansurov's scientific activity includes study and investigations of kinetics and mechanisms of hydrocarbon combustion and structure of cool soothing flames: catalytic carbon formation and its applied aspects. In 2002 group of scientists headed by Professor Mansurov has received Diploma for discovery of "Phenomenon of low-temperature cool-flame soot formation", issued by the Russian Academy of Natural Sciences, Russian Federation, International Academy of the Inventors Association. Professor Zulkair Mansurov's professional career includes longstanding activity in INTAS Council of Scientists. He is a Editor-in-Chief of "Combustion and Plasmochemistry Journal" and "Eurasian Chemico-Technological Journal" issuing in English, indexed at Scopus.
Vladimir M. Fomin
Institute for Integrative Nanosciences, Germany
Vladimir M. Fomin, Dr. habil., Univ. Prof., research professor at the Institute for Integrative Nanosciences (IIN), Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research (IFW) Dresden.Diploma of a Scientific Discovery (Academy of Natural Sciences of Russia). Honorary Member of the Academy of Sciences of Moldova. Interests in nanophysics and materials engineering, in particular,topological effects in quantum ringsand strain-induced micro- and nano-architectures, optical properties of quantum dots, vortex matter in meso-, nanoscopic and patterned superconductors;phonons in multishell tubular nanostructures;thermoelectric properties of semiconductor nanostructures. 3 monographs, 3 textbooks, 10 review papers, 10 patents and 200 scientific articles.
International Research Center, Kalasalingam University, India.
Dr. (Ms) T.Theivasanthi of Kalasalingam University doing research in nanomaterials / nanotechnology; has 14 years of teaching experience; published many research articles/ books and h-index 9; life member of Indian Science Congress Association and Magnetics Society of India; serving as Editorial Board Member/ reviewer for some scientific journals; achieved many awards/ honours/ recognitions including - Madurai Women Achievers Award - 2013, Motivational Award - 2015 and 2015 Women’s Day Award of St.Annes College; achieved World Record in LIMCA Book of Records-2015 for nanotechnology invention “World’s first superparamagnetic plants materials” – named “Santhi Particles” and World Record in Limca Book of Records – 2016 for innovative products "The World’s lowest priced graphene" & "World’s Smallest Particles of Vegetables"; other innovative products- Superparamagnetic lead nanoparticles, semiconducting lead Nanoparticles, Low cost-mass production of graphene, agricultural nanofertilisers, vegetable powder for diabetes, plants materials for diabetes & psoriasis and nanoparticles for treatment of EBOLA, DENGUE, HIV & H1N1 virus infection. Govt. of India shows interests to develop her inventions for the benefits of public; she has been invited to deliver lectures (more than 90) in International / National scientific conferences, foreign countries (China, Malaysia, Sri Lanka & Greece) and renowned institutes like National Institute of Technology, Anna University, Central University of all over India; she delivered Motivational Lectures for women, students and staff of institutes / Multi-national corporate companies like Cognizant Technologies; Economic Times and Telegraph have published news about her research; Thanthi TV, All India Radio, Minnal FM (Malaysia) and Bernama TV (Malaysia) have broadcasted her interviews.
AGH University of Science and Technology, Faculty of Energy and Fuels,Poland
Mirosław Kwiatkowski in 2004 obtained Ph.D. degree at the Faculty of Fuels and Energy, AGH University of Science and Technology in Krakow, in the discipline: technology of chemistry. Currently he is working an assistant professor at the AGH University of Science and Technology, at the Faculty of Energy and Fuels. Main field of his interests is mathematical modelling of the adsorption process, description of the porous structure, practical aspects of adsorption, an analysis of the influence of the production method on the formation of the porous structure of carbon adsorbents, numerical analysis, computer science, energy efficiency, renewable energies and problems connected with municipal waste management. His published work includes more than 40 papers in international journals and 72 conference proceedings. He is a member of the editorial board of internationals journals as well as a member of the Organizing Committee international conferences, and a regular reviewer in a reputable scientific scientific journals. Apart from scientific work Mirosław Kwiatkowski also does some teaching. Runs classes on computer science, numerical methods, chemistry and is a tutor of a student scientific society called “Green Energy”.
National Institute of Applied Science and Technology, Tunisia
Pr. Imen Hafaiedh is an Associate Professor at the National Institute of Applied Science and Technology in Tunisia. She obtained her Ph.D thesis in “Nanomaterials physics” from National Institute of Applied Science and Technology (Lyon, France) in 2009 and a habilitation in “Materials Science” from University Paris 13 (France) in Decembre 2013. She is now member of research group of Pr.A.Abdelghani working mainly on gas sensors and biosensors. She published more than 25 papers and participates in several international conferences in nanotechnology. She is deeply involved in industrial applications in her field of research with implications for the design and the development of affordable sensing devices for health applications.
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National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan
Title of Talk:
Synthesis of Nanoporous Anodized Aluminum Oxide and Its Application
Dr Chen-Kuei Chung received his B.E. and Ph.D. degrees of Materials from National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, in 1989 and 1994 respectively. From 1994 to 2002, he worked in Industrial Technology Research Institute for further technology research and development including the process development and integration of MEMS technologies and key components such as inkjet printhead, IR sensor array and biochip. He joined the Department of Mechanical Engineering, National Cheng Kung University (ME/NCKU) in August, 2002, was promoted to Associate Professor in 2005, and then to full Professor in 2009. He has published more than 125 Int’l Journal Papers, 5 book chapters and more than 100 Int’l Conference Papers and holds more than 35 patents granted. Dr. Chung’s research interests are micro-nano material science and engineering, and fabrication, characterization and process integration of MEMS/NEMS devices for sensor, actuator and LIGA application, especially in the advanced hybrid pulse anodization, characterization and application.
Université Paris-Saclay, CEA Saclay, France
Title of Talk:
Growth of vertically aligned carbon nanotubes on aluminum foils
Cecile Reynaud has her expertise in the synthesis and chemical physics of nanomaterials. Her work has mainly dealt with silicon nanocrystals and aligned carbon nanotubes. She was for 15 years at the head of the Laboratory of Nanometric Assemblies (LEDNA) in the fundamental research division of Saclay CEA center. The LEDNA group follows the "bottom-up" approach of nanosciences. It develops its own synthesis methods and obtains nanostructured materials with well-controlled characteristics. The applications are relevant for energy, health, environmental issues and the development of composite materials. The group also develop the up-scaling of its processes to allow their industrial transfer.
M. Goreti F. Sales
School of Engineering, Polytechnic Institute of Porto, Portugal
Title of Talk:
Nanomaterials mimicking antibodies applied to biosensing
Goreti Sales has a 6-year degree in Pharmaceutical Sciences and a PhD in Analytical Chemistry, developing scientific activities in the field of nanotechnology, biosensing and materials. She is Adjunct Professor in the School of Engineering of the Polytechnique School of Porto and coordinates the research group BioMark (http://www.biomark.isep.ipp.pt). She runs the Starting Grant 3Ps of the European Research Council, since February 2013, with the purpose of developing fully autonomous devices to monitor cancer biomarkers, by merging Plastic Antibodies, Photovoltaics and Plasmonics. She has an h-index of 20 (Scopus, author ID 7005174717), for 110 indexed publications, with 1152 citations.
Univ. degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Napoli Italia.
Title of Talk:
Preclinical Imaging for a Theranostic Approach using Engineered Nanoparticles in mice models of lymphoma.
Professor Greco has more than 15 years of experience in the field of Preclinical Imaging applied to the diagnosis and therapy of mice models of cancer and neurodegenerative diseases. She has got her PhD in the Veterinary University of Naples Federico II where she learned the principles of Radiology in small animal practice. She worked as invited researcher at Marshall University, Department of Biochemistry and Microbiology & Department of Surgery, and Translational Genomic Research Institute Laboratories, Edwards Cancer Center, Huntington, WV, testing nanosystems for drug delivery and therapy in mice models of cancer. Actually she is Professor at the Medical School of Naples Federico II where she worked ad PI in a preclinical Imaging Laboratory hosted at Ceinge Biotecnologie Avanzate, scarl Napoli, italy.
University of Perugia
Title of Talk:
Introducing sustainable practices in organic electronics
Assunta Marrocchi is currently Associate Professor at the Department of Chemistry, Biology and Biotechnology of the University of Perugia. She earned a PhD in Chemical Sciences at the same Institution. In 2008 she conducted research at Northwestern University, Evanston, IL (USA), as visiting scientist. Her research expertise and interests encompass the fields of 1) organic functional materials, with a special emphasis on the sustainable synthesis of photoactive organics for solar cells; 2) biomass sustainable conversion to high added value chemicals.
University of Bologna
Title of Talk:
Operando characterization of batteries using X-ray absorption and X-ray diffraction
Marco Giorgetti is an Associate Professor at the University of Bologna and local coordinator of the Erasmus Mundus Joint Master Degree in Advanced Spectroscopy in Chemistry. He is member of the Peer Review Committee of synchrotron SOLEIL, France. He has coordinated more than 25 projects in synchrotron radiation facilities. Prof. Giorgetti received Ph.D. in Chemical Sciences (1998) in Italy and held a two-years post-doc position at the University of Minnesota, Minneapolis (1998-2000). His main research interest covers the field of the structural characterization of energy materials and solutions by core-level spectroscopy and the applied electrochemistry.
Uttam Kumar Sarkar
Department of Physics, Malda College, Malda-732101, WB, India
Title of Talk:
SERS study of arylazo heterocycles adsorbed on silver nano particles
Dr. Sarkar carried out his initial research works in the Department of Spectroscopy, IACS, Jadavpur (Kolkata), India, where Prof. C.V. Raman’s Nobel winning spectrograph is archived. He has been awarded with the University Gold Medal and Prof. S. N. Bose Memorial Medal. He published a number of research papers in journals of high impact factors and delivered invited speech in different International Conferences in India and abroad which include a speech at Stony Brook University, New York, USA. The field of his research is “Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy (SERS)”. Dr. Sarkar first observed the “first layer effect” of SERS in silver sol.
Saratov State University, Russia
Title of Talk:
Novel hybrid carbon nanomaterials for High-Performance Lithium-Ion Batteries
O.E. Glukhova, Doctor of science in physics and mathematics, now is a head of Department of Radiotechnique and electrodynamics at Saratov State University and leads the Division of Mathematical modeling in Educational and scientific institution of nanostructures and biosystems at Saratov State University. She received her DSc degree in solid state electronics and nanoelectronics from Saratov State University in 2009. Her main fields of investigation are: nanoelectronics, molecular modeling of biomaterials and nanostructures, molecular electronics, mechanics of nanostructures, quantum chemistry and molecular dynamics, carbon nanostructures (fullerenes, nanotubes, graphene, graphane). She has published about 170 peer-reviewed journal papers and four monographs.
University of Tunis El Manar, Tunisia
Title of Talk:
Investigations on the growth of quaternary nanomaterials
She is a full Professor at the Faculty of Sciences of Tunis (FST) University of Tunis El Manar Tunisia. She obtained her PhD thesis in 1992 from FST and the Habilitation (HDR) in Physics in Tunisia (FST) in 2000 and she is a Professor since 2007. Her academic research focuses on Transparent conductive oxides (TCO : ZnO, SnO2, In2O3, TiO2, MoO3, Fe2O3 and Fe3O4), binary semiconductors (In2S3, SnS, CdS, Cu2S, ZnS, PbS and MgS), ternary (CuInS2, In(2-x)GaxS2, P3HT and P3OT) and quaternary compounds (CuIn(1-x)GaxS2 :CIGS and Cu2ZnSnS4 :CZTS) for opto-electronic applications such as photocatalysis, gaz sensors, solar cells, UV and IR detectors. Nanomaterials and thin films are grown by different low cost techniques (spray pyrolysis, chemical bath deposition (CBD), spin coating, electrodeposition and sputtering). She pulished about 100 papers in International Journals with impact factor and supervised more than 20 PhD thesis. Since 1989 she is a researcher in Physics Condensed Matter Laboratory (LPMC) where she was a head (2011-2015). In the period 2013-2014 she occupied the post of General Director of Physico-Chemical Analysis Institute (INRAP) in the Technopole of Sidi Thabet. She was a vice President of AUF COMARES (for MAGHREB : 2013-2015) and she is, since 2013, a representative of the Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research on the board of directors of the National Metrology Agency (ANM). Since 2001 she is a Director of Synthesis of nanomaterials and thin film semiconductors for optoelectronic applications, Physics Condensed Matter Laboratory. In 2016 she is elected a TWAS (The World Academy of Science) member. Since 2015 she is elected as ARA (American Romanian Academy) member.
José A. De Toro
Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
Title of Talk:
Dense assemblies of magnetic nanoparticles: characterization and applications
Jose A. De Toro obtained his Physics M.S. at U. Autónoma de Madrid (1997) and his Ph.D. (2002) at Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, where he is currently an associate professor. He was a postdoc Marie Curie fellow at the University of Liverpool (2004) and visiting professor at the University of Cagliari (2016). His main research line focuses on magnetic nanoparticles, with studies on topics such as the collective behavior of dense assemblies or exchange-bias effects in core-shell structured bi-magnetic particles. He has been invited to speak in APS and ICFPM conferences, among others. He is the chairman of a symposium on the substitution of critical raw materials in the coming E-MRS Spring Meeting (2018).
About the Event
What is Nanotechnology-2018
We look forward to welcoming delegates to this exciting conference which will bring together world leaders in their respective fields in the fascinating environment. The city has become a great tourist attraction offering to the visitors a range of facilities from traditional bazaars and modern shopping centers to advanced knowledge research centers.
Nanotechnology-2018 will host leading scientists from academia and industry worldwide, to discuss the latest developments in the fields of Nanoscience & Nanotechnology and Materials Science. The conference aims to provide many interesting perspectives on how science and technology of materials from nano to macro level are changing rapidly, thereby providing new opportunities and challenges to explore to the scientists and engineers.
Scientific Future Group aims to bring together front-line experts from multidisciplinary research and application areas to join this conference, to discuss the benefits of Nanotechnology and materials science in their Research and Development efforts to advance the networking, and collaborating between different academia, research and market leaders in the field and to stimulate the exchange of educational concepts.
Nanotechnology-2018 will introduce the delegates to the new developments and breakthroughs in many disciplines of nanotechnology and materials science through various speakers and workshop sessions. It will feature a scientific program of Keynote lectures and invited talks by world-eminent personalities, special sessions, debates, scientific discussions, oral and poster presentations of peer-reviewed contributions to share the most recently breaking research development, discovery and industrial progress from different disciplines in Nanotechnology and Materials Science.
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Early Bird Date: November 06, 2017