Scientific Program

Keynote Speakers


Vijay K. Varadan

Pennsylvania State University, USA

Title: Nanosensor systems. e-bra, e-bro, e-band-aid, e-bedsheets, and mobile wireless platform for monitoring and control of cardiovascular diseases and neurological disorders


Keynote Speakers


Manoj Gupta

National University of Singapore, Singapore

Title: Magnesium Based Nanocomposites: Futuristic Materials for Engineering and Biomedical Applications


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Tuan Vo-Dinh

Duke University, USA

Title: Plasmonic Nanostars: Golden Prospects for Sensing, Diagnostics and Therapy


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Igor A. Levitsky

Emitech, Inc., USA

Title: All Carbon Nanotubes and Carbon Nanotube - Si Hybrid Solar Cells


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Gregory F. Schneider

Leiden University, Netherlands

Title: Sequencing biomolecules with solid-state nanopores is now at hand


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Daniel Bellet

University of Grenoble, France

Title: Physics, optimization and integration of silver nanowire based transparent electrodes

Carbon Nanomaterials

Session Introduction


Jerzy Leszczynski

Jackson State University, USA

Title: C60: A Story of Single Species


Alexei G. Basnakian

University of Arkansas at Little Rock, USA

Title: Application of endonuclease inhibitors for determining the mechanisms of graphene toxicity


Ikai Lo

National Sun Yat-Sen University, Taiwan

Title: Fabrication of InN/GaN disks for micron light-emitting diodes


Lun Dai

Peking University, China

Title: Monolayer MoS2 Synthesized on Fused Silica and Their Detailed Optical Properties



The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, HK

Title: Photocatalysis property of perovskite in organic solvents


Ross A Hatton

University of Warwick, UK

Title: Ligand stabilized copper nanoparticles: Passivation without electrical insolation


Branko Pivac

University of Zagreb, Croatia

Title: Effect of Defects on Ge Nanoparticles Growth and Performance in Dielectric Matrix


Somnath Bhattacharyya

University of the Witwatersrand, South Africa

Title: Exotic Features in the Superconductivity-Insulator Phase Transition of Nanodiamond films


Jana Vacek Chocholousova

Institute of Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry AS CR v.v.i., Czech Republic

Title: Molecular Chirality on Surface


Xiangyang Zhou

University of Miami, USA

Title: Nano-electrochemical cells and their application in hydrocarbon processing and emission reduction


Seda Aksoy

Istanbul Technical University, Turkey

Title: Synthesis and Characterization of Lazer Ablated Nanoparticles


Oluwatobi S. Oluwafemi

University of Johannesburg, South Africa

Title: Simple green synthesis of amino acid functionalised CdTe/CdSe/ZnSe core-multi shell with improved cell viability for cellular imaging


Victor S. Abrukov

Chuvash State University, Russia

Title: Knowledge-Based System for Nanotechnology Development


Syed Nasimul Alam

National Institute of Technology Rourkela, India

Title: Development of Alumina based Nanocomposites using Graphite Nanoplatelets as Reinforcement


Y. C. Lu

University of Kentucky, USA

Title: Effects of interlayers on effective moduli and interfacial stress transfers of graphene-polymer nanocomposites


Lijie Dong

Wuhan University of Technology, China

Title: Recent Advances in Functional Nanomaterials for Bio-applications


Dhiraj K. Sardar

The University of Texas at San Antonio, USA

Title: Syntheses and Characterizations of Multifunctional Rare Earth-Doped Nanomaterials


Minghui Yang

Chinese Academy of Sciences, China

Title: Nano-structured metal nitrides for PEM fuel cell applications


Kais Daoudi

University of Sharjah, UAE

Title: Raman spectroscopy study of CVD-grown graphene on top of epitaxial La0.7Ca0.3MnO3/LaAlO3 structures


Mohamed Gouda

King Faisal University, Saudi Arabia

Title: Carboxymethyl Cellulose Nanofibers Containing Metal Nanoparticles and Their Evaluation as Antibacterial Bandages


Amitesh Paul

Technische Universitat Munchen, Germany

Title: Structural and Magnetic Correlations In Emergent Materials


Kuan-Jiuh Lin

National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan

Title: Photoelectric Applicationof Titanium Dioxide Nanoarchitecture


Adrian Quesada

Institute of Ceramics and Glass Materials, CSIC, Spain

Title: Atomically flat ultrathin cobalt ferrite islands