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Prof. Dr. Sergei Trukhanov
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Scientific Practical Materials Research Centre of National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, Minsk, Belarus
Interests: chemistry and physics of complex transition metal alloys and oxides in micro-, meso-, and nanoforms; crystal and magnetic structures; phase transitions; magnetic state; colossal magnetoresistance; magnetoelectric effect; multiferroics; microwave absorption; microwave magnetodielectric materials for 5G technology; functional composite materials for microwave absorption
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Prof. Dr. Marek Procházka
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Institute of Physics, Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
Interests: Design, preparation and testing of regular SERS-active surfaces and metal nanoparticles/adsorbate systems, Raman and SERS microspectroscopy; surface-enhanced fluorescence (SEF); Raman, DCDR and SERS spectroscopy of biomolecules and biologically important molecules (porphyrins, lipids, nucleic acids, drugs, stimulants, food dyes, etc.)
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Dr. Sebastiano Garroni
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Department of Chemistry and Pharmacy and INSTM, University of Sassari, Via Vienna 2, 07100 Sassari (Italy)
Interests: Novel lead-free piezoceramics; nanomaterials for energy storage (hydrogen storage materials), multifunctional materials for heterogeneous catalysis and innovative raw materials for recycling of waste oils; Nanostructured materials and raw minerals for carbon dioxide storage and transformation to chemical fuels; Nanoalloys prepared by high-energy ball milling; Mechanochemistry applied to nanomaterials
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Dr. Vítor Gaspar
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Department of Chemistry, CICECO – Aveiro Institute of Materials, University of Aveiro, 3810-193, Aveiro, Portugal
Interests: biomaterials; 3D in vitro tumor models; tumor microenvironment; high-throughput drug screening; 3D bioprinting; organ-on-a-chip platforms; tissue engineering; controlled delivery of bioactive molecules; nano/micro technologies
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Dr. Marcin Wysokowski
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Institute of Chemical Technology and Engineering, Faculty of Chemical Technology, Poznan University of Technology, Berdychowo 4, 60965, Poznan, Poland
Interests: biomaterials; bioinspired materials; biomimetics; extreme biomimetics; biomineralization; chitin; solvothermal synthesis; nanostructured metal oxides
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Dr. Andrea Zille
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Universidade do Minho, Braga, Portugal
Interests: Bionanotechnology; Immobilization of organic and inorganic nanoparticles and enzymes; Polymer matrix and sol-gel surface nano-functionalization for improved functionalities such as superhydrophobicity and UV resistance; Research in development of thin-lay
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Dr. John Vakros
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Department of Chemistry, University of Patras, Patras 26504, Greece
Interests: preparation; characterization and testing of supported catalysts; environmental friendly processes; advanced oxidation processes; biochar applications; acid-base behavior of nanoparticles; potentiometric mass titrations; metal support interactions
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Dr. Giancarlo Rizza
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Laboratoire des Solides Irradiés (LSI), CEA/DRF/IRAMIS, Ecole polytechnique, CNRS, Institut Polytechnique de Paris, F-97728 Palaiseau (France)
Interests: metal-dielectric nanocomposites, liquid phase transmission electron microscopy, Ion-beam irradiation, electron-beam irradiation, nanostructuration with ion-beams, Functional materials for additive manufacturing, 4D printing, plasmonics, and nano-optics
Prof. Dr. Houria Boulaiz
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Universidad de Granada, Biosanitary Institute of Granada (ibs.GRANADA), Granada, Spain
Interests: nanomedicine; drug delivery; core-shell nanodevices; suicide gene therapy; cancer stem cells; cell death
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Prof. Dr. Soon-Hong Kwon
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Department of Physics, Chung-Ang University, Korea
Interests: Photonic crystal; surface plasmon; metamaterials; single photon sources
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Prof. Dr. Pawel Pohl
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Faculty of Chemistry, Division of Analytical Chemistry and Chemical Metallurgy, Wroclaw University of Science and Technology, Wroclaw, Poland
Interests: hyphenation of chromatographic separation and pre-concentration techniques (LC, HPLC, CE, SPE) with spectrometric methods of detection (ICP-OES, ICP-MS, FAAS, ETAAS, MS/MS) for speciation and fractionation analysis of metals and metalloids; development and application of chemical vapor generation (CVG) techniques for analytical atomic and mass spectrometry; analytical and spectroscopic characteristics of cold atmospheric pressure plasmas (CAPPs); application of CAPPs in biology, medicine and technology
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Dr. Tamás Szabó
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Department of Physical Chemistry and Materials Science, University of Szeged, Hungary
Interests: graphene oxide; graphene-based materials; colloid and interface science; materials science; intercalation
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Prof. Dr. Marco Stoller
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Dr. Maurizio Becucci
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Department of Chemistry ‘Ugo Schiff’, University of Florence, Florence, Italy and European Laboratory for Non-Linear Spectroscopy – LENS, Florence, Italy
Interests: Raman; SERS; dyes; laser spectroscopy; excited states; ab-initio
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Prof. Dr. Antonino Famulari
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Dipartimento di Chimica, Materiali ed Ingegneria Chimica, Politecnico di Milano, Milan, Italy
Interests: Molecular Sciences; X ray diffraction; Intermolecular Interactions; Materials for Plastic Electronics and Optoelectronics; Molecular Simulation
Dr. Alessia Irrera
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IPCF- Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Messina, Italy
Interests: the realization of a new class of nanostructured materials and the study of their innovative properties for applications in photonics; energy; biology and sensing
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Dr. Sara Cavaliere
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Institut Charles Gerhardt de Montpellier - UMR 5253 - CNRS/UM/ENSCM - Université de Montpellier, Place Eugène Bataillon CC 1502 - Montpellier, France
Interests: nanostructured electrocatalysts and supports; metal thin films; nanocomposite ionomer membranes; polymer and inorganic nanofibers; electrospinning energy conversion and storage; proton exchange membrane fuel cells and water electrolysis
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Prof. Dr. Rossana Dimitri
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Department of Innovation Engineering, University of Salento, Lecce, Italy
Interests: fracture mechanics; debonding; contact mechanics; isogeometric analysis; mechanics of solids; structural models for shells; plates and beams; numerical analysis; innovative composite materials; dynamics
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Dr. Enrico Della Gaspera
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School of Science, RMIT University, Melbourne, Australia
Interests: nanomaterials; thin films; nanostructures; optoelectronic devices; semiconductor doping; transparent electrodes; metal oxides; nanofabrication
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Dr. Carla Vilela
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CICECO – Aveiro Institute of Materials, Department of Chemistry, University of Aveiro, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal
Interests: sustainable use of biopolymers (nanocellulose, chitosan, pullulan, proteins, etc.) for the design of functional nanostructured materials for biomedical (e.g., drug delivery and wound healing) and technological (e.g., active packaging, fuel cells, and water remediation) applications
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Prof. Dr. Keith J. Stine
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Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Missouri – Saint Louis, Saint Louis, MO 63121, USA
Interests: surface modification; nanomaterials; porous materials; electrochemistry; microscopy; carbohydrates; lipids; biosensors
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Prof. Dr. Sabata Martino
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Department of Chemistry, Biology and Biotechnology, Section of Biochemical and Biotechnological Sciences, University of Perugia, Via del Giochetto, 06126, Perugia, Italy
Interests: stem cells; gene therapy; stem cell-biomaterial interactions; tissue engineering; mechanobiology; Lysosomal Storage Disorders; Neurodegenerative Diseases; microRNA; Epigenetic mechanisms
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Dr. Minas M. Stylianakis
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Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Hellenic Mediterranean University, Heraklion, 71410 Crete, Greece
Interests: graphene; 2D nanomaterials; biomaterials; metal oxides; materials science; chemistry; energy devices; organic photovoltaics; perovskite solar cells; energy storage; water technologies
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Prof. Dr. Chiara Battocchio
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Department of Science, Roma Tre University, 00146 Roma, Italy
Interests: molecular and electronic structure of nanostructured materials carried out by state-of-the-art Synchrotron Radiation (SR)-induced techniques such as X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (SR-XPS), X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy (XAS), and Near-Edge X-ray Absorption Fine Structure spectroscopy (NEXAFS), as well as conventional XPS, UV–visible absorption and emission and FT-IR spectroscopies. Main topics of research are metal nanoparticles stabilized by organic molecules and biomolecules for technological applications and biocompatible materials for tissue engineering applications
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Prof. Dr. Rafał Jakub Wiglusz
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Wlodzimierz Trzebiatowski Institute of Low Temperature and Structure Research of the Polish Academy of Sciences, Wroclaw, Poland
Interests: Nanotechnology: organic and inorganic nanosized materials; synthesis; structural analysis; nanocomposites; polymer nanocomposites; nanoapatites; nanophosphates; nanoferrites; rare earth ions; energy transfer; nanopowder; nanoparticles; physicochemical properties; optical and spectroscopic properties; biomedicine; bioimaging; biosensors; bio-related application
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Prof. Dr. Juan Francisco Sánchez Royo
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Materials Science Institute of the University of Valencia (ICMUV), c/ Dr. Moliner 50, 46100 Burjassot, Valencia (Spain)
Interests: Synthesis of novel 2D materials and the fundamental understanding of their properties; the development of preparation techniques which may produce large-area crystalline 2D layered materials exhibiting tunable band gaps; the development of doping techniques able to tailor the electronic, optical, and transport properties of 2D layered materials; the electronic and optical characterization of 2D materials and related devices; the development of structures based on 2D materials for optoelectronic applications; the design, development, and characterization of devices combining 2D materials, nanoribbons and/or quantum dots
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Dr. Luciana Dini
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Department of Biology and Biotechnology “Charles Darwin”, Sapienza University of Rome, 00185 Rome, Italy
Interests: magnetic fields; cell death (apoptosis, autophagy, necroptosis, ferroptosis); nanomaterials; natural medicine
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Dr. Teresa Moura E Silva
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Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa, Lisbon, Portugal
Interests: energy storage; functional materials; transition metal oxides; electrochemistry; corrosion
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Prof. Dr. Jarosław Mysliwiec
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Wrocław University of Science and Technology, Advanced Materials Engineering and Modelling Group, Wroclaw, Poland
Interests: nonlinear optics; light amplification; disordered photonics; liquid crystals for photonics; biophotonics
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Prof. Dr. Gregory Guisbiers
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University of Arkansas at Little Rock, Little Rock, United States
Interests: Colloids, quantum dots, nano-alloys, nano-thermodynamics, laser materials processing
Prof. Dr. Antonio Vargas-Berenguel
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Department of Chemistry and Physics, University of Almeria, 04120 Almeria, Spain
Interests: Targeted Nanocarriers for Therapeutics; Sensors for the detection of Carbohydrate-Lectin interactions; Carbohydrates; Neoglycoconjugates ; Glycoside Multivalent Effect – Cyclodextrins: Synthesis; Supramolecular Properties and Applications; Glycoside Nanosystems based on Plasmonic Nanoparticles and Metal Organic Frameworks
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Prof. Dr. Ivan Stoikov
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A.M. Butlerov Chemistry Institute, Kazan Federal University, Kazan, Russia
Interests: silica nanoparticles; surface modification; multifunctional nanoparticles and colloids; self-assembled organic nanoparticles; oligolactic and polylactic acid nanomaterials; organic and hybrid organic–inorganic nanosized materials; supramolecular polymers; biosensors
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Prof. Dr. Paolo Bettotti
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Nanoscience Laboratory, Department of Physics, University of Trento, Via Sommarive 14, 38123 Povo, Italy
Interests: nanophotonics; neural networks; nanocellulose; scanning probe microscopy
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Dr. James Chow
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Department of Radiation Oncology, University of Toronto and Radiation Medicine Program, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, University Health Network, Toronto, ON, M5G 1X6, Canada
Interests: gold nanoparticle characterization; nanoparticle-enhanced radiotherapy; nanodosimetry; Monte Carlo simulation and radiobiology of DNA damage
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Dr. Ali Ramazani
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Department of Mechanical Engineering Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Cambridge, USA
Interests: Nanomaterials; Interfaces; Thermoelectrics; Photovoltaics; Phonovoltaics; Electrocatalysts; multiscale modeling of materials
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Dr. Imre Miklós Szilágyi
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Department of Inorganic and Analytical Chemistry, Budapest University of Technology and Economics, Budapest, Hungary
Interests: materials science; nanotechnology; analytical chemistry; photocatalysis; gas sensing; nanofluids; atomic layer deposition; nanocomposites
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Prof. Dr. Sejoon Lee
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Department of Semiconductor Science, Dongguk University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
Interests: Semiconductor nanostructures; Semiconductor quantum structures; Semiconductor physics; Materials physics; Physical electronics; Semiconductor nanodevices; Quantum-functional devices; Neuromorphic devices; Device electronics and device physics; Future intelligent nanosensors
Prof. Dr. Habil. Mihai V. Putz
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Laboratory of Structural and Computational Physical-Chemistry for Nanosciences and QSAR, Biology-Chemistry Department, West University of Timisoara, Str. Pestalozzi 16, 300115 Timisoara, Romania
Laboratory of Renewable Energies-Photovoltaics, R&D National Institute for Electrochemistry and Condensed Matter –INCEMC–Timisoara; Str. Dr. Aurel Podeanu 144, 300569 Timișoara, Romania
Interests: quantum nanochemistry; graphenic science and technology; interlocked molecules; functionalized materials; bio-nano-materials; quantum logic; nano-networks; strategic clustering by nanotech
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Prof. Dr. Tae Jung Park
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Department of Chemistry, Chung-Ang University, Seoul, South Korea
Interests: Nanoparticles; Nanocomposites; Drug-delivery system; Biomimetics; Biosensor
Dr. Adriano Sacco
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Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia - IIT, Centre for Sustainable Future Technologies (CSFT), Via Livorno 60, 10144-Torino, Italy
Interests: CO2 valorization; electrochemistry; renewable energy; electrocatalysis; interface analysis; nanomaterials; transport properties
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Dr. Anca Dinischiotu
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University of Bucharest, Faculty of Biology, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Romania
Interests: nanotoxicology, drug delivery systems, tissue engineering, nano-biointerfaces, nanoimaging
Dr. Vahid Serpooshan
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Departments of Biomedical Engineering and Pediatrics, Georgia Institute of Technology & Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30332, USA
Interests: Biomanufacturing; 3D bioprinting; cardiovascular tissue engineering; nano-biomaterials
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Dr. Gabriele Giancane
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Dipartimento di Beni Culturali, Universita del Salento, Lecce, Italy
Interests: Plasmonic nanoparticles; Paramagnetic nanoparticles; Organic and inorganic sensors; Raman and IR spectroscopy; Photoinduced phenomena
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Prof. Dr. Lenka Zajíčková
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Central European Institute of technology - CEITEC, Masaryk University, Kamenice 5, Brno 625 00, Czech Republic
Interests: plasma enhanced chemical vapor deposition (PECVD) of amine and carboxyl-containing plasma polymers, organosilicon and carbon thin films; CVD of carbon nanotubes, nanowalls and graphene; atomic layer deposition; plasma synthesis of nanoparticles, plasma treatment of plastics, biomedical applications of plasma modified materials, characterization of thin films and surfaces (especially by optical methods, FTIR, XPS), plasma diagnostics (namely by optical emission spectroscopy and mass spectrometry)
Dr. Rajesh Ramanathan
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Co-Leader - NanoBiotechnology Research Laboratory (NBRL), School of Science, RMIT University, GPO Box 2476, Melbourne, VIC 3001, Australia
Interests: nanomaterials; sensors; bioimaging; photocatalysis; enzyme-mimic nanoparticles; nanozymes; nano-bio interfaces; functional nanomaterials; aptamers
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Prof. Dr. Romana Schirhagl
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University of Groningen, University Medical Center Groningen, Groningen, Netherlands
Interests: Nanodiamonds; Diamond Magnetometry; Quantum Sensing; Cells
Prof. Dr. Carlos Baleizão
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Department of Chemical Engineering, Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon
Interests: Adanced Nanostructures and Nanotechnologies for Energy Applications
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Dr. Maria Angela Castriciano
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Istituto Per Lo Studio Dei Materiali Nanostrutturati, c/o Dipartimento di Scienze Chimiche, Biologiche, Farmaceutich ed Ambientali, University of Messina, V.le F. Stagno D’Alcontres, 31 98166 Messina, Italy
Interests: nanomaterials; supramolecular chemistry; self-assembly; porphyrins; expression and transmission of chirality at nano and mesoscopic scale; spectroscopy
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Prof. Dr. Ranjit Pati
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Michigan Technological University, Houghton, Michigan, United States
Interests: quantum transport in nanoscale junctions; density functional theory based computations; molecular spin valves; spin filters; tunnel magnetoresistance; negative differential resistance device; nanoscale field-effect transistor; core-shell nanowires; carbon, and boron nitride nanotubes; surfaces/interface phenomena; Van der Waals heterostructures, etc
Dr. Simona Sapino
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University of Torino, Department of Drug Science and Technology, 10125 Turin, Italy
Interests: formulation of drug delivery systems for systemic or topical administration; development of nano/micro-systems: microemulsions, emulsions, liposomes, lipid nanoparticles; thermosensitive drug delivery systems; inorganic nanoparticles: mesoporous silica nanoparticles, nanotitania; Calcium phosphate coatings; skin delivery of antioxidants; advanced nanosystems for intraocular administrations: nanocomposites, thermosensitive hydrogels, in vitro ocular flow models
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Prof. Dr. Bon Heun Koo
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Changwon National University, Changwon, South Korea
Interests: Plasma electrolytic process; Magnetic refrigeration materials; Flame Retardant Coating
Dr. Vincenzo Iannotti
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Department of Physics “E. Pancini” & CNR-SPIN, University of Naples Federico II, Piazzale V. Tecchio 80, 80125 Naples, Italy
Interests: Multifunctional nanostructured magnetic materials; nanoparticles, nanomagnetismo; [email protected] magnetic heterostructures; polymer nanocomposites; elastomagnetism; elastomagnetic composites for sensors; magnetic modelling; polymer and inorganic nanofibers for magneto-active biocompatible devices; magnetic biosensor
Dr. Snejana Bakardjieva
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Institute of Inorganic Chemistry of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic
Interests: plasmonic nanocomposites based on modified 1D and 2D TiO2 structures, MAX and MXenes nanolaminates for application in nuclear and harsh environments, aberration corrected transmission electron microscopy, electron crystallography
Dr. Andrea Zucchelli
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Head of Electrospinning and Nanotechnology Laboratory, Engineering School, Industrial Engineering Department (DIN), University of Bologna, Bologna, Italy
Interests: nanostructured composite materials made by polymer or glass matrix (porcelain enamels); mechatronic solutions for the production of polymeric and ceramics nanofibres using electrospinning technology; cineto‐elasto‐dynamic simulations of complex mechanical systems for mechatronic applications
Dr. Tamara Polubesova
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Department of Soil and Water Sciences, The Robert H. Smith Faculty of Agriculture, Food and Environment, The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Rehovot 76100, Israel
Interests: Physical chemistry of soils and clays; soil surface heterogeneity and properties; soil and clay interfacial reactions; adsorption and transformation of natural and anthropogenic compounds by clays; environmental chemistry; environmental fate of nanoparticles; interactions of nanoparticles with contaminants
Dr. Shahin Homaeigohar
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Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Building II, Ulrich-Schalk Str. 3, 91056 Erlangen, Germany
Interests: Biomaterials; Tissue Engineering; Electrospinning; Nanofiber; Water treatment; Membrane
Dr. Raffaele Riccò
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Institute of Physical and Theoretical Chemistry, Graz University of Technology, Graz, Austria
Interests: Metal-Organic Frameworks (MOFs) and Magnetic Framework Composites (MFCs); sol-gel, ceramics, metallic, magnetic, mesoporous nanoparticles and nanopowders; enzymes bio-conjugation on surfaces and particles
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Dr. Giorgio Vilardi
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Department of Chemical Engineering Materials Environment, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
Interests: process intensification; methanation; P2G; exergy; industrial and environmental catalysis; nano-catalysts production; adsorption; plant units design and modelling; process development and scale-up; dynamic modelling; wastewater treatment
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Dr. Raghvendra Singh Yadav
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Centre of Polymer Systems, Tomas Bata University in Zlin, Trida Tomase Bati 5678, 76001 Zlin, Czech Republic
Interests: magnetic materials; dielectric materials; electrical properties; luminescent nanomaterials; microwave absorbing materials; ceramics; materials chemistry; soft matter; nanostructured materials; materials for energy; semiconductor materials; nano–bio composite materials; metals and alloys; nanocomposites; functional materials; optical materials; graphene; polymer nanocomposites; graphene nanocomposites; graphene quantum dots; nanoparticles; nanocomposites; structural properties; magnetic properties; dielectric properties; electrical properties; magnetically recoverable efficient photo-catalysts; data storage; gas sensing; magnetoresistance; other physical properties; synthesis; characterization; hyperthermia cancer treatment; drug delivery; magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) contrast agents; magnetic refrigeration (MR); spintronic devices; ferrofluids; anode materials for Li-ion batteries; microwave devices; water splitting for hydrogen production; paint industry; supercapacitors; electromagnetic interference shielding or microwave absorbers; solar cells
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Dr. Ana B. Pereiro
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LAQV, REQUIMTE, Department of Chemistry, NOVA School of Science and Technology, NOVA University of Lisbon, Caparica, Portugal
Interests: ionic liquids; chemical engineering; thermodynamic study; phase equilibria; separation processes
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Dr. George Voyiatzis
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Foundation for Research and Technology - Hellas / Institute of Chemical Engineering Sciences, FORTH/ICE-HT, Patras, Greece
Interests: Nano-Structured Materials; CNTs; Advanced Modified Polymers; antimicrobial polymers; Raman; Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering; Specialty Spectroscopic Probes
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Prof. Dr. Giovanni Tosi
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NanotechLab, Department of Life Sciences, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Via Campi 103, Modena, Italy
Interests: nanomedicine, drug delivery, drug targeting, brain targeting, cancer targeting, polymeric nanoparticles, liposomes
Prof. Dr. Maciej Mazur
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Department of Chemistry, University of Warsaw, Pasteura 1, 02-093 Warsaw, Poland
Interests: nanotechnology; nanomaterials; nanocomposites, nanomedicine, drug carriers, drug delivery, anticancer agents
Prof. Dr. Javier Martinez Rodrigo
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Institute for Optoelectronics Systems and Microtecnology (ISOM), E.T.S.I.Telecomunicación, Technical University of Madrid (UPM), 28040 Madrid, Spain
Interests: graphene; nanoelectronics; sensors; nanoenergy; solar cells; supercapacitors; nanodevices; 2D materials
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Dr. Marta Marmiroli
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University of Parma, Parco Area delle Scienze 33/A, Parma, Italy
Interests: plants biotechnology; plant nutrition; sustainable agriculture; nanomaterials and their effect on the environment
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Dr. Giovanni Signore
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Fondazione Pisana per la Scienza, Pisa, Italy
Interests: polymeric nanoparticles; stimuli responsive nanostructures; super-resolution microscopy; targeted drug delivery; biomarker detection
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Prof. Dr. Souad Ammar-Merah
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ITODYS Laboratory, Chemistry department, Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Paris, 15 rue Jean-Antoine de Baïf, 75205 Paris, France;
EIDD engineering school, Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Paris, 8 Place Paul Ricoeur, 75013 Paris, France
Interests: Synthesis and characterization of nanomaterials, Polyol process, Nanoconsolidates, Powder metallurgy; sol-gel films, colloidal chemistry; Chemical surface functionalization; Nanomagnetism and magnetic nanomaterials; Quantum dots; Carbon dots; Nanohybrides; Nanoprobes and nanocarriers for nanomedicine; Permanent magnets; hetero-nanostructures for catalysis and photocatalysis
Dr. Toan Dinh
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University of Southern Queensland, Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia
Interests: micro/nano electromechanical systems (MEMS/NEMS) sensors and actuators; physics of semiconductors and nanomaterials; advanced materials for flexible, stretchable and wearable electronics; photovoltaic and thermoelectric materials; sensors for harsh environment applications
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Dr. María De La Mata
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Dto. de Ciencia de los Materiales e Ing. Metalúrgica y Qca. Inorg., IMEYMAT, Universidad de Cádiz, 11510 Puerto Real, Spain
Interests: electron microscopy; (S)TEM, semiconductors; opto-electronics; nanostructures; polymer composites
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Prof. Dr. Young-Seok Shon
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Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and KEMP, California State University Long Beach, Long Beach, California, United States
Interests: Solution-phase synthesis and catalysis of metal nanoparticles and nanoparticle hybrids: Selective catalysis and enzyme site mimics; Micelle-like nanoparticles for green catalysis; Liposome-encapsulated metal nanoparticles for biocatalysis; Metal nanoparticle hybrids for photoenhanced catalysis
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Prof. Dr. Jung Tae Park
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Department of Chemical Engineering, Konkuk University, 120 Neungdong-ro, Gwangjin-gu, Seoul 05029, Korea
Interests: polymer; metal-organic framework; energy conversion; energy storage; solar cell; (photo)electrochemical cell; supercapacitor; li-ion battery
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Dr. Daniela Iacopino
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Nanotechnology Group, Tyndall National Institute, University College Cork, Dyke Parade, T12R5CP, Cork, Ireland
Interests: plasmonic nanomaterials; hybrid nanomaterials with enhanced opto-electronic properties; design and assembly of plasmonic materials for SERS applications; sustainable materials for sensing and energy storage; graphitic carbon materials for electrochemical sensing and energy storage applications
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Dr. Alessio Mezzi
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Institute for the Study of Nanostructured Materials (ISMN) of Council National Research (CNR), via Salaria km 29.300, 00015 Monterotondo Scalo, Italy
Interests: Electron Spectroscopies for Chemical Analysis (ESCA); Nanomaterials; 2D-materials; thin films; alloys and superalloys; composites; oxides; carbon-based materials
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Dr. Erzsébet Illés
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Department of Physical Chemistry and Materials Science, University of Szeged, Hungary
Interests: magnetic nanoparticles; iron oxides; colloid and interface science; biomedical application (MRI, magnetic hyperthermia); hemocompatibility
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Prof. Dr. Sébastien Livi
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Laboratoire Ingénierie des Matériaux Polymères-Polymer Materials & Engineering Laboratory, Université de Lyon, CNRS, UMR 5223, Ingénierie des Matériaux Polymères, INSA Lyon, F-69621 Villeurbanne, France
Interests: synthesis of ionic liquids; nanomaterials from ionic liquids; polymeric ionic liquids; epoxy thermosets; polymer blends; biopolymers; functionalization of nanoparticles (solvent methods, supercritical carbon dioxide); polymer foaming (ScCO2); polymer composites; polymer nanocomposites
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Dr. Rafael J. Taboryski
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DTU Nanolab - National Centre for Nano Fabrication and Characterization, Technical University of Denmark, Ørsteds Plads, Building 347, 2800 Kgs. Lyngby, Denmark
Interests: fabrication and characterization of metamaterials; functional properties of nanostructured surfaces; surface wetting phenomena; micro and nanofabrication techniques of polymers, Si and glass; microfluidics; electrophysiology; electrochemical biosensors
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Dr. Riccardo Frisenda
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Instituto de Ciencia de los Materiales de Madrid Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas C/ Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz, 3 Campus Universitario de Cantoblanco E-28049 Madrid, Spain
Interests: nanotechnology; two-dimensional materials; two-dimensional semiconductors; metal-semiconductor interface; van der Waals heterostructures; devices; optoelectronics
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Dr. Silvia Scalese
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Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche - Istituto per la Microelettronica e Microsistemi (CNR-IMM), Catania, Italy
Interests: synthesis and characterization of carbon nanostructures; nanomaterials and nanocomposites for sensing, water purification, and water splitting applications; surface characterization; photocatalytic processes
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Dr. Noelle Gogneau
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Centre de Nanosciences et de Nanotechnologies, Université Paris-Saclay, CNRS, F-91120 Palaiseau, France
Interests: III-Nitrides nanowires growth; Molecular beam Epitaxy; Energy Harvesting; Piezoelectric properties; electromechanical coupling of nanostructures; Piezoelectric generator devices; Nanowires-based devices for nano-energy applications; Electrical AFM based technique for nano-characterization; Nano-micro-fabrication of Nanowire-based devices
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Dr. Jose V. Ros-Lis
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REDOLi group, Inorganic Chemistry Department, University of Valencia, Spain
Interests: Nanomaterial, enzyme, supramolecular, sensor, sustainalibility
Prof. Dr. Fernando Moreno
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Group of Optics, Department of Applied Physics, University of Cantabria, Avda. Los Castros s/n, 39005 Santander, Spain
Interests: optics; nano-optics; light scattering; biophotonics
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Dr. Marta M. Natile
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Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR) Istituto di Chimica della Materia Condensata e Tecnologie per l’Energia (ICMATE), Padova, Italy
Interests: inorganic nanomaterials, functional nanomaterials, heterogeneous catalysis, nanomedicine
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Dr. Anna Luisa Costa
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Institute of Science and Technology for Ceramic, National Research Council, Faenza, Italy
Interests: design of multi-component and multi-functional nano-phases; environmental nanotechnology; nanostructured coatings; ceramised textile; advanced oxidation processes, antibacterial surfaces; nano-safety
Prof. Dr. Ioannis Koutselas
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Department of Material Science, University of Patras, Patras, Greece
Interests: hybrid organic-inorganic low-dimensional materials; excitons; light-emitting diodes
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Prof. Dr. Enza Fazio
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MIFT Department, University of Messina, Viale F. Stagno D'Alcontres 31, 98166 Messina, Italy
Interests: nanomaterials synthesis; electrospun nanofibers; pulsed laser ablation; laser triggered smart nanocomposites; vibrational and electronical spectroscopies (micro-Raman, XPS); morphological techniques (SEM-EDX, DLS); nonlinear optical response (z-scan method)
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Prof. Dr. Tatiana V. Shubina
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Center for Physics of Nano-Heterostructures, Ioffe Institute, 26 Politekhnicheskaya St Petersburg 194021 Russian Federation
Interests: Slow Light; Plasmonics; Nanostructures; Nanophotonics; Optics and Lasers; Optoelectronics
Prof. Dr. Laura D'Alfonso
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University of Milano - Bicocca, Milan, Italy
Interests: nanoparticles for biomedical and anti bacterial applications; nanoparticles containing hydrogels; metallic nanoparticles; anisotropic nanoparticles; photo-thermally active nanoparticles; multifunctional nanoparticles; biosensors; nanoparticles diffusion in cells; OPE and TPE microscopy
Dr. Bogdan Stefan Vasile
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National Research Center for Micro and Nanomaterials, Department of Science and Engineering of Oxide Materials and Nanomaterials, Faculty of Applied Chemistry and Materials Science, POLITEHNICA University of Bucharest, Bucharest, 011061, Romania
Interests: binders materials science; cement physical and chemical characterization techniques; end-of-life materials; waste management; high-resolution transmission electron microscopy; analytical TEM (EELS, EDX)
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Dr. Jong-Pil Kim
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Korea Basic Science Institute, Yusong, South Korea
Interests: physical properties of dielectric and ferroelectric oxide films; surface analysis of nano-materials (dielectric and ferroelectric etc.) thin films; structure analysis using TEM, SPM, XRD etc. of nano-materials; physical properties of oxide films using PLD system; layer-by-layer control of oxide heterostructures; finite size effects in ferroelectrics; local control and study of domain dynamics in ferroelectric thin films; growth of oxide nanowires; electrochemical characteristic of lithium-ion battery
Prof. Dr. Bong-Hyun Jun
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Department of Bioscience and Biotechnology, Konkuk University Address: Sanhak-Hyeopdonggwan Room 813, 120 Neungdong-ro, Gwangjin-gu, Seoul 05029, Republic of Korea
Interests: Plasmonic nanomaterials; quantum dots; graphene oxide; SERS
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Dr. Cristina Andreoli
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Department of Environment and Health, Istituto Superiore di Sanità, 00161 Rome, Italy
Interests: genotoxicity assays; cytotoxicity tests; DNA and chromosomal damage evaluation; comet assay; nanomaterial safety testing
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Prof. Dr. Elena Vismara
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Department of Chemistry, Materials and Chemical Engineering “Giulio Natta”, Politecnico di Milano, via Mancinelli 7, 20131 Milano, Italy
Interests: nanocellulose and its application; preparation of hybrid organic–inorganic nanoparticles for biomedical applications; synthesis of carbohydrate derivatives with antimetastatic properties; polymeric materials from natural and synthetic fibers for sanitary and environmental applications; recovery of cellulose from natural and industrial waste for the synthesis of artificial fibers
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Dr. Patrick Fiorenza
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Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche - Insituto per la Microelettronica e Microsistemi, Catania Italia
Interests: Nanoscaled and Nanostructured materials; 2D Materials; Advanced Nanoscale characterization techniques; Advanced semiconductors
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Dr. Carola Esposito Corcione
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Department of Engineering for Innovation, University of Salento, Via Arnesano, 73100 Lecce, Italy
Interests: rheological, thermal, and transport properties of innovative polymeric materials; polymer-based nanocomposites; biopolymers; additive manufacturing; circular economy; reuse and recycle
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Prof. Dr. Paolo Marconcini
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Universita di Pisa, Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell'Informazione, Pisa, Italy
Interests: nanoelectronic devices, transport properties, semiconductor heterostructures, graphene, 2D materials
Dr. Sebastiano Trusso
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CNR-IPCF, Istituto per i Processi Chimico-Fisici del CNR, Messina, Italy
Interests: Pulsed Laser Deposition, Plasmonic nanoparticles, Raman Spectroscopy, Spectroscopic techniques in Cultural Heritage Conservation
Dr. Rodica Paula Turcu
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National Institute for Research and Development of Isotopic and Molecular Technologies, Cluj Napoca, Romania
Interests: nanostructured composites; functionalized magnetic nanoparticles; magnetic micro/nanogels; self-assembled nanoparticles systems; smart composites based on magnetic nanoparticles and stimuli responsive polymers; surface physics and chemistry of nanoparticles; nanomaterials characterization by X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy
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Prof. Dr. Konstantinos Dimos
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Department of Materials Science, University of Patras, Patras, Greece
Interests: Molecular materials; Carbon nanostructures; 2D materials and nanoparticles; Porous materials; Biomaterials
Dr. António Pereira Gonçalves
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C2TN, Department of Nuclear Sciences and Engineering (DECN), Instituto Superior Técnico (IST), Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
Interests: Solid State Chemistry; Inorganic Chemistry; Materials Science; Exploratory synthesis; Phase diagram studies; Design of new materials; Nanostructured materials; Actinide and Rare Earth Intermetallics; Pnictide and Chalcogenide compounds; Strongly Correlated Electronic Systems; Thermoelectric materials; Nuclear materials for peaceful applications
Dr. Fabien Picaud
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Laboratoire de Nanomédecine, Imagerie et Thérapeutiques, EA 4662, Université Bourgogne Franche-Comté, Besancon, France
Interests: nanofluidics; encapsulation; drug; confinement
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Dr. Frederic Lerouge
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Chemistry Laboratory, University of Lyon, UMR 5182 ENS/CNRS/UCBL, France
Interests: nano-materials, plasmonics, surface modification, multifunctional nanoparticles, bio-imaging, nanomedicine, sensors, photocatalysis
Dr. Manuel J. Pérez-Mendoza
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Departamento de Química Inorgánica, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de Granada, 18071 Granada, Spain
Interests: functionalization of carbon nanomaterials; plasma functionalization; carbon nanotubes; graphene derivatives; supported nanoparticles
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Prof. Dr. Anton Kuzyk
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Department of Neuroscience and Biomedical Engineering, Aalto University, Helsinki, Finland
Interests: Nanoscience, molecular self-assembly and DNA nanotechnology with particular focus on DNA-based artificial molecular systems with functionalities tailored for biosensing, nanoplasmonics and biomimetics
Dr. María Luisa García-Martín

Andalusian Centre for Nanomedicine and Biotechnology (BIONAND), Malaga, Spain
Interests: Magnetic nanomaterials as contrast agents for magnetic resonance imaging (MRI); drug delivery and controlled release nanosystems for targeted tumor therapy; nanoparticles for magnetic hyperthermia
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Prof. Dr. Byungjin Cho
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Department of Advanced Material Engineering, Chungbuk National University, Chungdae-ro 1, Seowon-gu, Cheongju, Chungbuk 28644, South Korea
Interests: 2D materials; CVD synthesis; nanoelectronics; chemical sensors; photodetectors; transistors; synaptic devices
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Prof. Dr. Amelia Almeida
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Department of Chemical Engineering and CeFEMA - Center of Physics and Engineering of Advanced Materials, Instituto Superior Tecnico (IST), Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
Interests: Materials science and engineering, laser materials processing (coatings, surface nanotexturing, advanced materials synthesis, additive manufacturing, micro and nanocomposite materials), structure and properties of laser processed materials, graphene nanocomposites, electron microscopy, mechanical and tribological behavior of materials
Dr. Viviana Scognamiglio
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Institute of Crystallography National Research Council AdR1 Rome, Italy
Interests: optical biosensors; electrochemical biosensors; algal biosensors; carbon black; nanostructured biosensors
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Dr. Chia-Hung Lee
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Department of Life Science, National Dong Hwa University, Hualien, Taiwan
Interests: Heterogeneous catalysis; nanoparticles for catalysis applications
Prof. Dr. Benjamin Carbonnier
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University Paris East Créteil, Eastern Paris Institute of Chemistry and Materials Science, Thiais, France
Interests: polymer chemistry; functional polymer materials; polymer nanocomposites and hybrids; porous and permeable polymers; polymer monoliths; flow microreactors; miniaturization; sensors; drug delivery systems; polymer nanocapsules and nanoparticles; multilayer polymer assemblies; supramolecular polymers
Dr. Wan Sik Hwang
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Department of Materials Engineering, Korea Aerospace University, Goyang, South Korea
Interests: nanomaterials; thin film transistors; memory devices, ferroelectric devices; nanostructures; semiconductor doping; metal oxides; nanofabrication; Semiconductor physics; dielectric materials; electrical properties; graphene oxide; graphene nanoribbons; photocatalysts; low-dimensional semiconductors
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Dr. Yuri Diaz Fernandez
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Department of Chemistry, University of Liverpool, Liverpool L69 3BX, United Kingdom
Interests: colloidal chemistry; self-assembled nanomaterials; correlative microscopy; bio-interface imaging
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Prof. Dr. Simona Cinta Pinzaru
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Kogalniceanu 1, RO 400084 Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Interests: applied raman spectroscopy; SERS; metal nanoparticles; plasmonics; biogenic materials; pigments; biomaterials; bioeconomy; nanomedicine
Dr. Andrea Perucchi
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Elettra Sincrotrone Trieste S.C.p.A., Trieste 34139, Italy
Interests: THz and IR spectroscopy; synchrotron radiation; strongly correlated electron systems; superconductivity
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Prof. Dr. Oscar Iglesias
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Department of Condensed Matter Physics and IN2UB, University of Barcelona, Barcelona 08028, Spain
Interests: micromagnetism; exchange bias; magnetic hyperthermia; theorical modelling of nanomaterials; Monte Carlo simulations; biomedical applications; hysteresis
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Dr. Lionel Santinacci
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Aix-Marseille University - CNRS (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique) Marseille, France
Interests: Electrochemical surface nanostructuring; Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD); Energy storage and production
Dr. Hisao Haniu
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Institute for Biomedical Sciences, Interdisciplinary Cluster for Cutting Edge Research, Shinshu University, 3-1-1 Asahi, Matsumoto, Nagano 390-8621, Japan
Interests: carbon nanomaterials; safety evaluation; nanobioscience; bone regeneration; nerve regeneration
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Prof. Dr. Min Hyuk Park
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Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Pusan National University, Korea
Interests: Nanoscale ferroelectric materials, nanoscale nonvolatile memory devices, energy harvesting, energy storage, crystalline structure analysis, thin film processes
Prof. Dr. Hiroshi Furuta
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School of Systems Engineering, Kochi University of Technology, Japan
Interests: thin film technology; nano-materials; condensed matter physics; applied optics/ouantum optics; energy devices (electricity generation, storage, conversion); metamaterial
Dr. Andrés Guerrero-Martínez
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Departamento de Química Física, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Madrid, Spain
Interests: nanoplasmonics; colloid chemistry; supramolecular chemistry; spectroscopy
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Dr. Khalid Hattar
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Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM, USA
Interests: in-situ transmission electron microscopy (TEM); ion beam modification (IBM); extreme environments; in-situ scanning electron microscopy (SEM); nanostructure stability
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Dr. Sonia Merino
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University of Castilla-La Mancha, Av. Camilo José Cela s/n 13071 Ciudad Real, Spain
Interests: hydrogels; graphene; magnetic hydrogels; drug release; 3D cell culture
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Prof. Dr. Lucia Rocco
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Department of Environmental, Biological and Pharmaceutical Sciences and Technologies (DiSTABiF), University of Campania “Luigi Vanvitelli”, Caserta, Italy
Interests: nanomaterials; genetic ecotoxicology; DNA damage; anti-genotoxicity; cell death (apoptosis)
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Dr. Paolo Prosposito
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Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Via Cracovia n.50, 00133 Roma, Italy
Interests: optical sensors; silver nanoparticles; surface plasmon resonance; optical absorption; heavy metal ions; hybrid solgel based films; fluorescencent waveguides; 3D printing
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Prof. Dr. Xuchun Gui

State Key Lab of Optoelectronic Materials and Technologies, School of Electronics and Information Technology, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou 510275, China
Interests: synthesis of carbon nanotube, graphene and 2D materials; flexible detectors and sensors; energy storage and composites; microwave absorption and Electromagnetic interference shielding
Prof. Dr. Alexey O. Ivanov
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Ural Federal University, Yekaterinburg, Russian Federation
Interests: magnetic nanoparticles; static and dynamic magnetic properties of magnetic nanoparticles; physics of liquids; statistical mechanics of magnetic fluids; magnetic properties; microstructure of magnet
Prof. Dr. Luís Cadillon Costa
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I3N and Physics Department, University of Aveiro, 3810-193 Aveiro, Portugal
Interests: Electromagnetics, electrical properties, dielectric relaxation, impedance spectroscopy, microwaves, composites, polymers, interaction radiation/materials, nanomaterials, dielectrics
Dr. Costantino Del Gaudio
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Department of Life Sciences, Fondazione E. Amaldi, Rome, Italy
Interests: Biomaterials; 3D printing; Tissue engineering; Nanomaterials; Graphene; Drug delivery systems; Composites
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Prof. Dr. Pavel Brunkov
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Ioffe institute, Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation
Interests: carbon nanomaterials; semiconductor heterostructures with quantum wells and quantum dots
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Dr. Sandrine Cammas-Marion
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Institute of Chemical Sciences of Rennes (ISCR), UMR 6226 CNRS, ENSCR
Interests: anionic ring-opening polymerization of β-substituted β-lactones in presence of functional initiators; chemical modifications; functionalized (co)polyesters carrying molecules of interest (targeting agents, drugs, therapeutic genes, fluorescence probes, radionuclides, etc.); characterizations of (co)polymers; self-assembly of amphiphilic copolymers and hydrophobic homopolymers; development of multifunctional nanoparticles for therapeutic purposes; site-specific drug delivery systems; therapy and/or diagnosis of hepatocellular carcinoma
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Dr. Evangelos P. Favvas
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Demokritos National Centre for Scientific Research, Athens, Greece
Interests: Gas separation by using membranes and sorbents, Water treatment by using membranes and sorbents, Pore structure characterization, Small angle scattering (SAXS/SANS) in conjunction with adsorption for evaluation the fluid adsorption mechanism, New hybrid porous materials for energy & environment, Nanostructured materials for carbon dioxide capture
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Prof. Dr. Michael Michael
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CBMN UMR, CNRS 5248, University of Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
Interests: scanning probe microscopy; instrumentation; nanospectroscopy; biophysics; cell nanomechanics; amyloid peptides; optical properties of nanostructures; silicon nanostructures; nanowires; lignocellulosic materials
Prof. Dr. Evgenia Jenny Karousou
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Department of Medicine and Surgery-DMC; University of Insubria; via J.H. Dunant, 521100, Varese, Italy
Interests: hyaluronan; breast cancer; extracellular matrix; glycosaminoglycans; proteoglycans
Dr. David Maria Tobaldi
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DEMaC & CICECO-Aveiro Institute of Materials, University of Aveiro, Portugal
Interests: (i) Surface functionalisation of construction materials and coatings to develop novel light-activated multifunctional materials; (ii) Multifunctional applications of semiconductor-based nanomaterials (photocatalysis, photochromism, electrochromism, light-to-energy functionalisations)
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Dr. Javad Foroughi
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University of Wollongong, Australia
Interests: I have pioneered the field of electrofunctional materials and I am widely acknowledged as the inventor of electrochemical torsional actuators based on carbon nanotube yarn (published in Science 2011). I am a pioneer in the field of nanotechnology whose current research focuses in part on developing new technologies for harvesting and storing energy, new types of artificial muscles, the fabrication, characterization and application of smart materials for sensors, wearable technologies, and biomedical engineering (smart drug delivery system).
Dr. Predrag Putnik

1. Department of Food Engineering, University North, 48 000 Koprivnica, Croatia
2. Greenbird Medical AG, 48 000 Koprivnica, Croatia
Interests: general statistics; research methodology; experimental design; mathematical modeling; multivariate analysis; novel food processing and extraction technologies
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Prof. Dr. Kamil Kaminski
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Jagiellonian University, Faculty of Chemistry, Gronostajowa 2, 30-387 Kraków, Poland
Interests: modified polysaccharides; bioactive polycations; heparin; natural polymers
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Dr. Eun-Kyung Lim
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Bionano Technology Research Center, Korea Reseach Institute of Bioscience & BioTechnology, Yusong, South Korea
Interests: nanomaterial; bio-imaging; nano-bio sensing; drug carrier; multifunctional nanomaterial; theragnosis
Prof. Dr. Konstantinos Kordatos
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National Technical University of Athens, Athens, Greece
Interests: synthesis and characterization of carbon allotropes, such as fullerenes, carbon nanotubes, graphene, graphene oxide and their derivatives, the synthesis and characterization of carbon-based nanohybrid materials, carbon quantum dots and also zeolites
Prof. Dr. Daniela Ionita
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University Politehnica of Bucharest, Bucuresti, Romania
Interests: development biomaterials; application of biomimetic principles in the obtained of a new generation of biomaterials; fabrication of multicomponent and multifunctional nanoparticles with therapeutic and/or diagnostic potencies; mechanism and kinetic of metal/drugs release; corrosion
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Dr. Lazaros Tzounis
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Department of Materials Science & Engineering, University of Ioannina, GR-45110 Ioannina, Greece
Interests: Thermoelectrics; Thermoelectric Generators (TEGs); Organic & Printed Electronics; Nanomaterials & Nanocomposites
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Dr. Jean-Michel Siaugue
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PHysico-chimie des Electrolytes et Nanosystèmes InterfaciauX (PHENIX), Faculté des Sciences et Ingénierie, Sorbonne Université, UMR 8234, France
Interests: synthesis and characterization of magnetic nanoparticles; silica coated magnetic nanoparticles; magnetic nanoparticles for biomedical applications (drug delivery, multimodal imaging, in vitro diagnostics, magnetogenetics)
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Dr. Franco Dinelli
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Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche (CNR) – Istituto Nazionale di Ottica (INO), Pisa, Italy
Interests: Graphene; Nanofabrication ;Thin Films and Nanotechnology; Material Characterization; Nanomaterials; Surface Characterization; 2D Materials
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Dr. José Luis Barriada Pereira
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Departamento de Química, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidade da Coruña, Campus da Zapateira, 15071, Spain
Interests: ionic interactions; acid-base properties; adsorption; green technologies; nanoparticles
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Dr. Cosmin FARCAU
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National Institute for Research and Development of Isotopic and Molecular Technologies (INCDTIM), and Interdisciplinary Research Institute on Bio-Nano-Sciences, Babes-Bolyai University, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
Interests: colloidal convective self-assembly and colloidal lithography, as tools for the fabrication of nanomaterials; plasmonic properties of hybrid colloidal photonic-plasmonic crystals such as metal-coated microsphere monolayers; study of surface plasmon resonance (SPR) spectroscopy, metal-enhanced fluorescence (MEF), surface-enhanced Raman scattering (SERS) on plasmonic nanostructures to develop SPR / MEF / SERS-based sensor
Prof. Dr. Konstantinos Dimos

Department of Material Science, University of Patras, Patras 26504, Greece
Interests: Graphene; Carbon dots; Porous nanomaterials; Nanoparticles; 2D materials
Dr. Marta Grodzik

Department of Nanobiotechnology, Institute of Biology, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, Poland
Interests: Nanobiotechnology; nanomaterials; nanomedicine; graphene; diamond nanoparticle; noble nanoparticle; drug delivery; brain cancer; anticancer agents
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Prof. Dr. Mady Elbahri
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1. Nanochemistry and Nanoengineering, School of Chemical Engineering, Department of Chemistry and Materials Science, Aalto University, Kemistintie 1, 00076 Aalto, Finland
2. Nanochemistry and Nanoengineering, Institute for Materials Science, Faculty of Engineering, University of Kiel, 24143 Kiel, Germany
Interests: plasmonic metamaterials; nano-optics; nanochemistry; green nanotschnology
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Prof. Dr. Simelys Hernández
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Catalytic Reaction Engineering for Sustainable Technologies (CREST) group, Department of Applied Science and Technology (DISAT), Politecnico di Torino, 10129, Torino, Italy
Interests: Photocatalysis; electrocatalysis; heterogeneous catalysis; adsorption; CO2 capture and conversion; nanomaterials; renewable energy storage; waste water treatment; artificial photosynthesis
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Dr. Joan J. Carvajal
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Department of Physical Chemistry and Inorganics, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, 43007, Tarragona, Spain
Interests: Luminescent nanoparticles; luminescent biolabels; luminescent thermometers; luminescent nanosensors; photothermal conversion agents; porous semiconductors
Prof. Dr. Ioan Bica
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West University of Timisoara, Faculty of Physics, Timisoara, Romania
Interests: plasma synthesis of nano- and microparticles; assembly of nanomicroparticles in liquid and vascoelastic matrices; magneto-dielectric properties of nano-micromaterials; bio-magnetically active materials
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Prof. Dr. Natalia Malara
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Department of Experimental and Clinical Medicine, BIONEM lab, University Magna Graecia, 88100 Catanzaro, Italy
Interests: Nanomedicine; Nanotechnology applications in diagnosis and prognosis of cancer and other complex diseases; Nanomaterials for biomedical applications; Nanobioreactions in Biosensor; Nanobiointerface in t
Dr. Jochen Fick
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CNRS - Institut Néel, Grenoble, France
Interests: optical trapping; fiber optics; nanoparticles; spectroscopy
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Dr. Giuseppina Luciani
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DICMAPI, University of Naples Federico II (UNINA), 80138 Napoli NA, Italy
Interests: bioinspired nanostructured materials; biologically active materials; photocatalysis, nanomaterials synthesis, Structure-function relationships, thermoanalytical mehodologies; hybrid materials design; physical-chemical properties; red-ox active systems for biomedical and evironmental applications
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Prof. Dr. Aniello Costantini
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Department of Chemical, Materials and Production Engineering, University of Naples Federico II, 80125, Fuorigrotta, Naples, Italy
Interests: nanostructured materials; sol–gel synthesis; enzyme immobilization; catalysis
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Dr. Ermelinda M.S. Maçôas
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Centro de Química Estrutural, Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, 1049-001 Lisboa, Portugal
Interests: Carbon nanomaterials with novel or improved optical properties: from graphene quantum dots to nanographene molecules Nonlinear emission, from design to application in imaging and data storage. Optica
Dr. Nicola Lisi
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Department of Energy Tecnnologies and Renewable Sources (TERIN), ENEA CasacciaLabs, Via Anguillarese 301, 00123, Roma, Italy
Interests: Nanomaterials; Chemical Vapour Deposition (CVD); grahene and 2D materials; low temperature plasmas; plasma processing and growth; X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (XPS); surfaces of materials; materia
Prof. Dr. George A. Shafeev
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National Research Nuclear University MEPhI, Moscow, Russian Federation
Interests: nanoparticles; nanostrucures; laser ablation; liquids
Dr. Alina Adriana Minea
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Facultatea Stiinta si Ingineria Materialelor, Universitatea Tehnica "Gheorghe Asachi" din Iasi, Iasi, Romania
Interests: nanofluids simulation techniques; nanofluids thermophysical properties; energy efficiency; heat and mass transfer numerical approach
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Dr. Paolo Bertoncello
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College of Engineering, Systems and Process Engineering Centre, Swansea University, Swansea, UK
Interests: electrocatalysis; biosensors; electrochemistry; thin films
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Prof. Dr. Chillura Martino Delia Francesca
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Università degli Studi di Palermo
Interests: synthesis and characterization of nanoparticles; preparation and characterization of polymeric films and polymeric composites; structural properties of colloidal dispersions; materials for restoration and conservative cultural heritage treatments; archaeometric investigations of various artefacts of cultural heritage
Prof. Dr. Konstantin Sobolev
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Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, College of Engineering and Applied Science, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, USA
Interests: high-performance cement; chemical admixtures and concrete; the application of bottom–up engineering in nano-admixtures and nanotechnology for cement and concrete; particle packing models; application of evolutionary algorithms; design, modeling, and application of high-strength and high-performance materials; materials with photocatalytic properties; super-hydrophobic materials; 3D printing of concrete, auxetic, and smart stress-sensing materials
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Dr. Julian Blasco
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Institute of Marine Sciences of Andalusia (CSIC), 11519 Puerto Real, Cádiz, Spain
Interests: Ecotoxicology; nanoparticles; pharmaceuticals; trace metals; contamination; pollution; risk assessment; pollutant mixtures; sediment; bioaccumulation
Prof. Marwan Al-Haik
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Aerospace Engineering, Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, Daytona Beach, United States
Interests: composite materials; nanomaterials; additive mnaufacturing; blast tolerant materials; radiation damage mitigation; thermal barrier coatings; high energy radiation detection; synthesis and characterization of lanthanides nanoparticles for gamma ray scintillators; synthesis of nanoparticles and WS2 nanofibers via plasma torch; synthesis of graphitic structures by design; processing of nanotube/polymer composites; magnetic annealing of engineering materials; residual stress development in super alloys; durability of polymeric composites; nanoindentation of thin films; nano impact and nano fatigue testing of thin films; thermomechanical analysis of polymers; light and electron microscopy and mechanical testing
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Assoc. Prof. Dr. Alexandru Mihai Grumezescu
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Department of Science and Engineereing of Oxide Materials and Nanomaterials, Faculty of Applied Chemistry and Materials Science, Politehnica University of Bucharest, RO-011061, Bucharest, Romania
Interests: synthesis and characterization of nanobiomaterials; pharmaceutical nanotechnology; drug targeting; drug delivery; anti-biofilm surfaces; nanomodified surfaces; thin films; natural products
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Prof. Dr. Yi-Xian Qin
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College of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, United States
Interests: bone tissue engineering and regeneration; ultrasound imaging, diagnosis, and treatment; cellular and tissue biomechanics
Dr. Maurizio Mattarelli
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Dipartimento di Fisica e Geologia, Università degli Studi di Perugia, I-06100 Perugia, Italy
Interests: phononic and photonic properties of nanostructured materials; glass ceramics; colloidal crystals and aggregates; Brillouin spectroscopy; Raman spectroscopy; mechanobiology; catalysts for energy applications; materials for energy harvesting
Dr. Rakesh Joshi
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School of Materials Science and Engineering, University of New South Wales, Sydney, NSW 2052, Australia
Interests: Graphene; 2D materials; membranes
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Dr. Adam Stieg
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California NanoSystems Institute; University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Interests: nanoscience; materials characterization; scanning probe microscopy; nanofabrication; neuromorphic computing; renewable energy; developmental biology
Dr. Prodip K. Das
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School of Engineering, Newcastle University, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1 7RU, UK
Interests: fuel cells; Li-ion batteries; multiphysics modeling and simulation; convection
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Dr. Changdeuck Bae
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Department of Materials Science Engineering, Sungkyunkwan University, Suwon 440-746, Korea
Interests: atomic layer deposition; battery materials; water splitting; hybrid perovskite
Prof. Dr. Giacomo Giorgi
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Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering (DICA), The University of Perugia, Perugia, ITALY
Interests: Condensed Matter Theory; Density Functional Theory (DFT) and post-DFT methods; Bulk and surface properties of Hybrid Organic–Inorganic Halide Perovskites and of Fully Inorganic Perovskite for photocatalysis and photovoltaics; Semiconductor nanostructured material (nanosheets, nanorods, quantum dots); hydrogen storing & molecular filtering properties of carbonaceous layers (graphene, graph-N-ynes)
Prof. Dr. Alla Zak
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Laboratory for Synthesis and Investigation of Nanomaterials, Faculty of Sciences, Holon Institute of Technology, Israel; Department of Materials and Interfaces, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
Interests: nanomaterials; inorganic nanotubes and nanoparticles; nanocomposites; synthesis and characterization of inorganic nanomaterials
Prof. Dr. Mikhail Popov
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Technological Institute for Superhard and Novel Carbon Materials, Troitsk, Moscow, Russian Federation
Interests: Condensed matter physics (solid state physics); high pressure physics; mechanics of solids; material science; superhard ceramic and materials; Raman spectroscopy of carbon nanocluster-based/composite materials; technologies and applications of nanocarbon-based and nanocarbon scaled/modified materials
Prof. Dr. Daniela Dragoman
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Faculty of Physics, University of Bucharest, 077125 Bucuresti-Magurele, Romania
Interests: charge and spin transport in nanostructures; physics of nanodevices; architectures for computing, including quantum computing; plasmonics; metamaterials and metasurfaces; characterization and propagation of structured light beams, including optical vortices
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Dr. Jonghyun Park
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Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, Missouri University of Science and Technology, Toomey Hall, 400 W. 13th St. Rolla, MO 65409 USA
Interests: advanced li-ion battery; beyond li-ion battery; energy storage systems; renewable energy systems; grid energy storage systems; nano-/macro-mechanics of materials; self-assembly of nanoparticles; nanostructures; multiphysics/multiscale experiment and simulations
Dr. Teresa Russo
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Institute of Polymers, Composites and Biomaterials, National Research Council of Italy, Naples, Italy
Interests: Advanced Technologies, Design for Additive Manufacturing; Reverse Engineering; 3D/4D Printing; Bioprinting; Design Methods; Creative Design; Design of Experiments; Mechanical Analysis; Modeling and Simulation; Lattice Structures; Lightweight Structures; Biomechanics; Biomimetics and Bioinspiration; Prosthesis Design; Scaffold Design for Tissue Engineering; Design of Drug Delivery Systems; Computer-Aided Molecular Design; Dental Materials; Nanomaterials; Polymers and Composites; Nanomanufacturing
Prof. Dr. Doron Gerber

Bar Ilan University, Mina and Evrard Goodmann faculty of life sciences, Institute of nanotechnology and advanced materials, Ramat Gan, Israel
Interests: Integrated microfluidics; protein arrays; lab on a chip; diagnostics
Dr. Cristina Núñez González
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Research Unit, Oncology Division, Lucus Augusti University Hospital (HULA), Servizo Galego de Saúde (SERGAS), 27002 Lugo, Spain
Interests: nanomaterials; nanomedicine; Transmission Electron Microscopy (TEM); biomarkers discovery; proteomic; protein corona; fingerprinting; Sequential Window Acquisition of All Theoretical Mass Spectra (SWATH-MS), identification; Selected Reaction Monitoring (SRM) mass spectrometry; label-free-quantification
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Prof. Dr. Jian Wang
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Wuhan National Laboratory for Optoelectronics, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China
Interests: Silicon photonics; optoelectronic devices and integration; specialty fibers; optical communications; optical interconnects; optical signal processing; orbital angular momentum; structured light
Prof. Elena I. Ryabchikova
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Institute of Chemical Biology and Fundamental Medicine, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences (ICBFM SB RAS), Russia
Interests: multilevel nanoconstructions; mechanisms of nanoparticles interaction with a cell; nucleic acid delivery; spheroid model; electron microscopy; antimicrobial peptides; cell ultrastructure
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Dr. Ignazio Roppolo
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Departement of Applied Science and Technology, Politecnico di Torino, Turin, Italy
Interests: 3D printing; photopolymerization; nanocomposite; functional materials; light driven reactions
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Dr. Annalisa Chiappone
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Departement of Applied Science and Technology, Politecnico di Torino, Turin, Italy
Interests: 3D printing; photopolymerization; nanocomposite; biomaterials; natural polymers
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Dr. Oliviero L. Gobbo
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School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Panoz Institute Trinity College DublinIreland
Interests: MRI, MRI Contrast agents, Theranostics, Nanomaterials (Magnetic nanoparticles, Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles, Clathrin), drug delivery; biological and toxicological evaluation of nanoparticles, preclinical Cancer models, Cancer, Eye diseases, neuroscience, Hyperthermia.
Dr. Alexandros Lappas
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Institute of Electronic Structure and Laser (IESL), Foundation for Research and Technology - Hellas (FORTH), 100 Nikolaou Plastira str, Vassilika Vouton, 700 13 Heraklion, Crete, Greece
Interests: quantum materials; magnetism; superconductivity; frustration; magnetoelectrics; nanocrystals; nanochemistry; theranostics; neutron and synchrotron X-ray scattering
Prof. Dr. Omid Mahian
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701 Xubang building, Xingqing road, Beilin district, Xi'an city
Interests: Solar Energy Systems; Entropy generation and exergy analysis in energy systems; Heat transfer in Nanofluids; Solar stills; Studies related to Ethics and Scientometrics
Dr. Ha-Jin Lee
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Korea Basic Science Institute KBSI · Western Seoul Center
Interests: Materials chemistry; Porous nanoparticles; Metal nanoparticles; Nanocomposites; Hierarchical nanostructures; Carbon nanomaterials; Evaluation of carbon nanomaterials
Prof. Dr. Domenico Lombardo
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Istituto per i Processi Chimico-Fisici - Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche - Messina, Italy
Interests: Self-assembly of Nanomaterials; Scattering Techniques including SAXS; SANS and Light Scatterinng Development and Chemical-Physiscs characterization of Biomaterials; Drug Delivery with Polimer and Li
Prof. Junhang Dong
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Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, United States
Interests: zeolite membranes; membrane separation; membrane reactors; redox flow batteries; optical sensors
Prof. J. Andreas Larsson
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Chair of Applied Physics, Division of Material Science, Department of Engineering Sciences and Mathematics, Luleå University of Technology, 971 87 Luleå, Sweden
Interests: electronic structure theory, DFT, interfaces, molecule - surface interactions, chemical bonding / physical binding, carbon nano materials
Dr. Paola Luches
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Nanoscience Institute, CNR, Via G. Campi 213/a 41125, Modena, Italy
Interests: metal and oxide nanoparticles and thin films; nanomaterials for energy; plasmonic nanoparticles; structure; morphology; electronic properties; excited state dynamics; X-ray photoemission spectroscopy; X-ray absorption spectroscopy; scanning probe microscopies; synchrotron radiation based techniques; time-resolved spectroscopies
Dr. Jose Ordonez-Miranda
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Institute Pprime, Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS), Futuroscope, France
Interests: Heat transport at all scales; Non-linear heat conduction; Dynamical radiating systems; Surface electromagnetic waves; Phase-change materials; Thermotronics; Particulate composites
Prof. Jose L. Endrino
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Surface Engineering and Precision Institute, School of Aerospace, Transport and Manufacturing (SATM), Cranfield University, College Road, Cranfield, Bedfordshire MK43 0AL, UK
Interests: tribology; manufacturing of functional materials; nanomaterials; nanotechnology; sensor technologies; smart materials; surface engineering
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Prof. Dr. Junyou Yang
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School of Materials Science and Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, Wuhan, China
Interests: thermoelectric materials and devices; solar cells and solar energy materials; thermal interface materials and electronic packaging materials
Prof. Dr. Yongdong Jin
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State Key Lab of Electroanalytical Chemistry, Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Changchun, P. R. China
Interests: Plasmonic nanostructures; Nanomaterials for biosensing, nanomedicine, catalysis and nanoelectronics; (Electro)analytical chemistry; Nanopore analytics; Cancer theranostics
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