Dr. Andrés Guerrero Martínez (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Physical Chemistry Department, University Complutense of Madrid, Spain
Title: Supramolecular Chemistry for Nanoplasmonic Design

Dr. Eulalia Pereira (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Chemistry and Biochemistry Department, REQUIMTE, University of Porto, Portugal
Title: Study of the interaction of gold nanoparticles with tyrosinase and laccase

Dr. Nelsi Zaccheroni (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Chemistry Department, University of Bologna, Italy
Title: Luminescent magnetic nanoparticles in complex nano-objects.

Dr. Jan Ivanco (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Institute of Physics, Slovak Academy of Sciences, Bratislava, Slovakia
Title: Superhydrofobic nanoparticle coatings for polymer solar cells

Dr. Silvia Orlanducci (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Dip. di Scienze e Tecnologie Chimiche, Università di Roma “Tor Vergata”, Roma, Italy
Title: New perspectives of multifunctional nanomaterials: metal nanoparticles on carbon nanomaterials

Dr. Michael Morris (Confirmed)

Affiliation:  Dept. of Chemistry, University College Cork, And CRANN, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Title:  Development of block copolymer lithography for industrial development of patterned surfaces

Dr. Qing Zhang (To be confirmed)

Affiliation: School of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Title: Logic Gates Based Carbon Nanotube Network

Dr. Maribel Guzman (To be confirmed)

Affiliation: Engineering Department, Pontificia Universidad Católica, Lima, Perú
Title: Synthesis and characterization of silver and copper oxide nanoparticles and their antimicrobial applications

Dr. Miguel A. Correa-Duarte (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Physical Chemistry Department, University of Vigo, Spain
Title: Complex inorganic nanocapsules: synthesis and applications

Dr. Önder Pekcan (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Kadir Has University, Fatih, Istanbul, Turkey
Title: Conductivity and Optical Percolation in Polymer-Carbon Nanotube Composites

Dr. Maria Teresa Machini (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Biochemistry Department, Institute of Chemistry, University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Title: Proteases immobilization in superparamagnetic nanoparticles: changes in properties and applicability in peptide synthesis

Dr. Valentina Mussi (Confirmed)

Affiliation: National Research Council, Institute for Complex Systems, ISC-CNR, Roma, Italy
Title: Raman and IR mapping for label-free detection and characterization of carbon nanotubes in biomedical applications

Dr. Klaus von Haeften (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Physics and Astronomy, Universityof Leicester, UK
Title: Nanoparticle production by deposition of metal and semiconductor atomic vapour onto liquid micro jets – an exceptionally versatile combination of gas phase and wet-chemical synthesis

Dr. Alex Holleitner (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Technische Universität München, Walter Schottky Institut and Physik-Department, Zentrum für Nanotechnologie und Nanomaterialien, Garching, Germany
Title: Optoelectronics of nanoparticle arrays

Dr. Viviane Pilla (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Federal University of Uberlândia-UFU, Brazil
Title: Photothermal Spectroscopic Characterization in Nanoparticles Embedded in Biomaterials: Dental Resin and Biofluids

Dr. Tsugio Sato (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advanced Materials, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
Title: Facile solvothermal synthesis of tungsten bronze nanoparticles for heat-ray shielding application

Dr. Hiroki Takeshita (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Materials Science and Technology, Nagaoka University of Technology, Japan.
Title: Colloidal Crystallization Kinetics of Aqueous Dispersion of Temperature-responsive Polymer Microgels

Dr. Maria Inês Bruno Tavares (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Title: Use of NMR relaxometry to evaluate nanostructured material to drug delivery

Dr. Maria J. López (Confirmed)

Affiliation:  Departamento de Física Teórica, Atómica y Óptica. Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de Valladolid, España
Title:  The role of metal doping on the hydrogen storage capacity of nanoporous carbons

Dr. Marcio Tiera (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Departamento de Química e Ciências Ambientais, UNESP-Instituto de Biociências Letras e Ciências Exatas, São José do Rio Preto-SP, Brazil
Title: Nanoparticles of chitosan derivatives as non-viral vectors for Gene Therapy

Dr. Ashok Vaseashta (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Institute for Advanced Sciences Convergence & Int’l Clean Water Institute, Herndon, USA
Title: Nexus of Innovations in Nanoparticles/Nanomaterials for Safety, Security, and Sustainability

Dr.Stefan Reinemann (Confirmed)

Affiliation:  Thüringisches Institut für Textil- und Kunststoff-Forschung e.V. Germany
Title:  Organic-inorganic hybrid nanoparticles of high antimicrobial efficacy

Dr. Alicia Reyes Arellano (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Organic Chemistry Department, National School on Biological Sciences, México, D. F. México.
Title: Organic Nanoparticles and his Preliminary Evaluation in Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

Dr. Emanuele Orgiu (Confirmed)

Affiliation:  Institut de Science et d’Ingénierie Supramoléculaires (I.S.I.S.) University of Strasbourg, France

Organic Electronics & Photochromes: a bright future?

Dr. Sara Bonacci (Confirmed)

Affiliation:  Nanochemistry Laboratory, Institut de Science et dìngenierie Supramoléculaires (ISIS) University of Strasbourg, France
Title: A molecular-size thermometer

Dr. Kuen Song Lin (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Chemical Engineering & Materials Science/Environmental Technology Research Center, Yuan Ze University, Chung-Li 320, Taiwan, R.O.C.

Preparation and Characterization of Ag/Fe/W/V-Loaded Titania Nanotubes for Photocatalysis of Dyes and Environmental Hormones Contaminated Wastewaters.

Dr. Mei-Feng Lai (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Institute of NanoEngineering and MicroSystems, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu 300, Taiwan
Title: Endocytic capacities of iron oxide nanoparticles for different carcinoma cells

Dr. Niti Nipun Sharma (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Birla Institute of Technology & Science, Pilani, India
Title: Investigations on thermoresponsive hydrogels embedded with nanoshells for realization of micropumps in glaucoma treatment

Dr. Wenjea J. Tseng (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Materials Science and Engineering, National Chung Hsing University, Taiwan
Title: Multifunctional Nanocomposite Particles through Microstructural Design

Dr. Maria J. López (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Departamento de Física Teórica, Atómica y Óptica. Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de Valladolid, España
Title: The role of metal doping on the hydrogen storage capacity of nanoporous carbons

Dr. Vaclav Cuba (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Czech Technical University in Prague, Czech Republic
Title: Radiation induced preparation of oxide nanoparticles

Dr. Szczepan Zapotoczny (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Jagiellonian University, Faculty of Chemistry, Krakow, Poland
Title: Superparamagnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticles Coated with Biocompatible Chitosan Derivatives as Efficient Contrast Agents for Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Dr. Stefanos Mourdikoudi (Confirmed)


Department of Physical Chemistry, University of Vigo, 36310 Vigo, Spain


Electron transfer kinetics performance for palladium nanomaterials: effects of morphology, surfactants and self-assembly

Dr. Yoed Tsur (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Chemical Engineerings, Technion Institute of Technology, Israel
Title: Nanoparticles for ReRAMs

Dr. Nathalie Destouches (Confirmed)

Affiliation:  University of Lyon – University Jean Monnet, Laboratory Hubert Curien, Saint-Etienne, France
Title:  Self-organization of metal nanoparticles in waveguides under free-space light excitation

Dr. Mihaela Leonida (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Fairleigh Dickinson University, USA
Title: Encapsulation in chitosan-based nanoparticles offers advantages for bioactive agents

Dr. Shaneel Chandra (Confirmed)

Affiliation:  The University of the South Pacific, Fiji
Title:  Performance characterization of gold nanoparticles-modified physically small carbon sensors towards sensitive and selective As(III) detection in aquatic samples.

Dr. Gary Chinga Carrasco (Confirmed)

Affiliation: PFI, Paper and novel materials, Norway
Title: Nanocellulose from wood as a biomaterial for biomedical applications

Dr. Catherine Dendrinou-Samara (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Laboratory of Inorganic Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki, Greece
Title: Ferrite nanoparticles with enhanced magnetization candidates for theranostics

Dr. Masaharu Oshima (Confirmed)

Affiliation:  Synchrotron Radiation Research Organization, The University of Tokyo, Japan.
Title:  Soft X-ray nano-spectroscopy for nano wire ReRAM and graphene FET

Dr. David Rickerby (Confirmed)

Affiliation: European Commission Joint Research Centre, Institute for Environment and Sustainability, 21027 Ispra VA, Italy
Title: Nanostructured solid state gas sensors for monitoring air pollution

Dr. Andriy Voronov (Confirmed)

Affiliation: North Dakota State University in Fargo, USA
Title: Invertible Polymer Nanoassemblies for Delivery of Poorly Water-Soluble Drugs

Dr. Mohamed Bouazaoui (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Laboratory for Physics of Lasers, Atoms and Molecules – University Lille 1, 59650 Villeneuve d’Ascq, France
Title: Photo-assisted growth of semiconductor nanostructures in silica matrices

Dr. Byeong Kyu Lee (Confirmed)


Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, University of Ulsan (UOU),Daehak-ro 93, Mugeo-dong, Nam-gu, Ulsan 680-749, Korea (ROK)


Application of nano zeolite for the removal of phenol from aqueous solution

Dr. Norbert Steinfeldt (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Leibniz Institute for Catalysis at the University of Rostock, Germany
Title: Synthesis of tailored metallic nanoparticles and their application in liquid phase reaction

Dr. Manuela Scarselli (Confirmed)

Affiliation: University of Rome ‘Tor vergata’ ,Physics Department, Rome, Italy
Title: In situ formation of noble metal nanoparticles on multiwalled carbon nanotubes and its implication in metal–nanotube interactions

Dr. Katariina Torvinen (Confirmed)

Affiliation: VTT – Fibre Product Properties, Jyväskylä, Finland
Title: Flexible filler-nanofibrillated cellulose substrate for printed electronics applications

Dr. Laura Rodríguez Raurell (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Inorganic Chemistry Department, Faculty of Chemistry, University of Barcelona, Spain.
Title: Formation of Au(0) nanoparticles from preorganized hydrogels

Dr. Ram Yamuna (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Sciences (Chemistry), Amrita Vishwa, Vidyapeetham University, Coimbatore, India
Title: A comparative study of porphyrin functionalized carbon nano materials

Dr. Alessandro Martucci (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Università di Padova, Dipartimento di Ingegneria Industriale, Padova, Italy
Title: Optical gas sensors base on Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance

Dr. Theodora Krasia (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering, University of Cyprus, Nicosia, CYPRUS
Title: Synthesis, characterization and applications of multiresponsive polymer-based nanocomposite networks and membranes

Dr. Gregg B. Fields (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Torrey Pines Institute for Molecular Studies, Port St. Lucie, FL, USA
Title: Nanodiamonds for Improved Drug Delivery

Dr. Pier Paolo Pompa (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Center for Bio-Molecular Nanotechnology, Italian Institute of Technology (IIT), Arnesano (Lecce), Italy
Title: Hybrid Nano-sensors for the colorimetric detection of biomarkers.

Dr. João Rocha (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Centre for Research in Ceramics and Composite Materials-CICECO, University of Aveiro, Portugal
Title: All-In-One Optical Heater-Thermometer Nanoplatform Operative From 300 to 2000 K based on Er3+ Emission and Au Incandescence

Dr. Erwann Guénin (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Université Paris 13, Sorbonne Paris Cité, Laboratoire CSPBAT UMR CNRS, Paris, France
Title: Microwave irradiation and Click chemistry for controlled and efficient nanoparticle surface modifications

Dr. Inhar Imaz (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Catalan Institute of Nanotechnology, CIN2(ICN-CSIC), Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
Title: A spray-drying strategy for synthesis of nanoscale metal–organic frameworks and their assembly into hollow superstructures

Dr. Kyriakos Stylianou (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Catalan Institute of Nanotechnology, CIN2(ICN-CSIC), Bellaterra, Barcelona, Spain
Title: Femtoliter chemistry assisted by microfluidic-pen lithography

Dr. Stefania Galdiero (Confirmed)

Affiliation: University of Naples “Federico II” , Department of Pharmacy, Naples, Italy
Title: Viral peptide shuttles for nanosystem delivery

Dr. Keigo Suzuki (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd., Japan
Title: Liquid-phase fabrication of semiconductor oxide nanoparticles for optical applications

Dr. Colette McDonagh (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Biomedical Diagnostics Institute, Dublin City University, Ireland
Title: Fluorescent Silica Nanoparticles for Biomedical Applications

Dr. Marta Mameli (Confirmed)

Affiliation:  Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Route Cantonale 1015, Lausanne, Switzerland
Title:  Dynamic libraries for the synthesis of mixed ligand silica nanoparticles

Dr. Despina Fragouli (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Nanophysics, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Genoa, Italy
Title: Magnetically controlled assembly of nanoparticles into polymers: Properties and Applications

Dr. Om Shankar Prajapati (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Mechanical Engineering, MLV Government Textile and Engineering College, Bhilwara, Rajasthan-311001, India
Title: Heat Transfer with Nanofluids

Dr. Nicolas A. Cordero (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Physics Department., University of Burgos, Spain
Title: Computational study of the interaction of surfactant molecules with carbon nanostructures

Dr. Gheorghe Dinescu (Confirmed)

Affiliation: University of Bucharest, Magurele-Bucharest, Romania
Title: Carbon nanowalls and metallic particles: synthesis by plasma and applications

Dr. Lucien Saviot (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Laboratoire Interdisciplinaire Carnot de Bourgogne, UMR 6303 CNRS-Université de Bourgogne, Dijon Cedex, France
Title: Nanoparticles as building blocks for narrow-band nanoacoustic materials

Dr. Umapada Pal (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Institute of Physics, Autonomous University of Puebla, Mexico
Title: Synthesis of stable Au nanoparticles using potato extract

Dr. Chang-Sik Ha (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Dept. of Polymer Science and Engineering, Pusan National University, Busan 609-735, Korea
Title: Hollow mesostructured Nanomaterials for Metal Adsorption

Dr. Sergey Yu Sokovnin (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Institute of Electrophysics, Ural Branch RAS, Yekaterinburg, Russia

New radiopaque contrast agents based on tantalates yttrium and lanthanum in  nanodimensional condition

Dr. Nekane Guarrotxena (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Nanohybrids and Interactive Polymers Group, Institute of Polymer Science and Technology (ICTP), Spanish National Research Council (CSIC), Spain
Title: A botom-up-built SERS nanotags-based biosensor

Dr. Susana Piçarra Gonçalves (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, CQFM, IST, Lisbon, Portugal + Setúbal Politechnic Institute, ESTSetúbal, Setúbal, Portugal

Is it possible to produce superhydrophobic surfaces from water-borne coatings?

Dr. Mihai Cosmin Corobea (Confirmed)

Affiliation:The National Institute for Research & Development in Chemistry and Petrochemistry, ICECHIM, Bucharest, Romania

Title:Clay nanoparticles and polymer nanocomposites

Dr. Marie-Alexandra Neouze-Gauthey (Confirmed)

Affiliation:  Interdisciplinary Laboratory on nanometric and supramolecular organization (LIONS); CEA Saclay, France

Topologically constrained amorphous-to-crystal conversion in luminescent nanoparticles

Dr. Hendrik C Swart (Confirmed)

Affiliation: University of the Free State, Bloemfontein, South Africa
Title: Luminescent properties of phosphor nano thin films

Dr. Gedi Mainelis (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ, 08901, USA
Title: Potential inhalation exposures to nanoparticles due to the use of nanotechnology-enabled consumer products

Dr. Eggehard Holler (Confirmed)

Affiliation:  8700 Beverly Blvd, Advanced Health Science Pavilion-Neuroscience, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Title:  Biocompatibility and efficacy of Triple-Negative Breast Cancer treatment with polymalic acid conjugated antisense oligonucleotides

Dr. Kenji Yasuda (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Institute of Biomaterials and Bioengineering, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
Title: Two-Dimensionally Indexed Precise-Size-Controlled Multi-Metal Nano-Particle Probe Set with Adaptive-Electron Microscopy for Identification of Genome/Proteome Expression Profiles

Dr. Hyonchol Kim (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Kanagawa Academy of Science and Technology, Japan
Title: Nano-Cups: Fabrication and Application of Cup-Shaped Functional Nano-Particles for Cell Biology

Dr. Eggehard Holler (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Neurosurgery, Nanomedicine Research Center, Cedars Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California
Title: Differential diagnosis of brain tumors by dynamic MRI-contrast enhancement using targeted Gd-DOTA-nanoconjugates of polymalic acid

Dr. Andrey Osipov (Confirmed)


Institute of Problems of Mechanical Engineering RAS, V.O., Bolshoj pr. 61, St. Petersburg, 199178 Russia


Nanoscaled silicon carbide on silicon: a new material for optoelectronics

Dr. Liudvikas Pranevicius (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Physics Department, Vytautas Magnus university, Kaunas, Lithuania
Title: Conversion of amorphous Ti films into nanocrystalline photoactive TiO2 using water vapor plasma

Dr. Carla Meledandri (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Chemistry and MacDiarmid Institute for Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology, University of Otago, Dunedin, New Zealand
Title: Synthesis and phase transfer of shape-controlled magnetic nanoparticles and investigation of their magnetic resonance properties in suspension

Dr. Lin Zhongjie (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Physics, University of Warwick, UK
Title: Novel transition metal phosphate materials: solid state NMR investigation and electrode applications

Dr. Fabrizio Mancin (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Dipartimento di Scienze Chimiche, Università di Padova, via Marzolo 1, Italy
Title: Organization and cooperation in the nanoparticle-protecting monolayer

Dr. Jessica Rodríguez-Fernández (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Photonics and Optoelectronics Group, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich, Germany
Title: Shape-Controlled Synthesis and Optoelectronic Properties of Copper Telluride Nanocrystals

Dr. Georg Garnweitner (Confirmed)

Affiliation:  Institute for Particle Technology, TU Braunschweig, Germany
Title:   Surface Chemistry of Metal Oxide Nanoparticles and its Effect on Colloidal Stability

Dr. Barbara Ballarin (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Dipartimento di Chimica Industriale Toso Montanari, Universita di Bologna, Italia

Chemical and electrochemical synthesis of supported metal nanoparticles

Dr. Liana Silva (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Nanomedicine & Drug Delivery Systems Group, iMed.UL – Research Institute for Medicines and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Faculdade de Farmácia, Universidade de Lisboa (Edifício E), Portugal
Title: Insights into the biophysics underlying lipid interactions in nanoliposomes: clues from fluorescence spectroscopy, confocal and two-photon microscopy

Dr. Antonio Stocco (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Laboratoire Charles Coulomb, Université Montpellier 2, Montpellier, France
Title: Nanoparticles at the fluid interface

Dr. Isabel Pastoriza (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Colloid Chemistry Group, Departamento de Química Física, Universidade de Vigo, Spain
Title: Engineering metal nanoparticles for sensing

Dr. Clara Santos Cuevas (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Radioactive Materials, Instituto Nacional de Investigaciones Nucleares, Mexico
Title: Molecular Targeting Radiotherapy with cyclo-RGDfK(C) Peptides Conjugated to 177Lu-labeled Gold Nanoparticles in Tumor-Bearing Mice

Dr. Durga Basak (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Jadavpur, Kolkata, India
Title: Sulphur doping leading to enhanced conductivity in nanostructured zinc oxide with high transparency applicable for photocells

Dr. Angelo Taglietti (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Chemistry Department, University of Pavia, Italy
Title: Layer by layer assembling of different nano-objects on bulk surfaces: towards supra-nanomaterials for antibacterial purposes

Dr. Solenne Fleutot (Confirmed)

Affiliation: University of Lorraine, Nancy, France
Title: Spacing-Dependant Dipolar Interactions in Dendronized Magnetic Iron Oxide Nanoparticles 2D Arrays and Powders

Dr. Ahmet Nedim Ay (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Hacettepe University, Department of Chemistry, Ankara, Turkey
Title: Boron Removal by a Zeolite-Layered Double Hydroxide Nanocomposite.

Dr. Ayse Karakeceli (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Ankara University, Department of Chemistry, Ankara, Turkey

Fabrication of Chitosan/Nanohydroxyapatite Composite Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering Applications

Dr. Graça Neves Morgado (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Chemistry Department, University of Aveiro, Portugal
Title: New photoactive nanomaterials for environmental and sensing  applications

Dr. Suresh Kumar (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, S. V. National Institute of Technology, India
Title: A Dual recognition of thiram and paraquat dichloride pesticides using cyclen dithiocarbamate functionalized silver nanoparticles as a colorimetric probe

Dr. Marie Alexandra Gauthey Nouze (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Interdisciplinary Laboratory on nanometric and supramolecular organization (LIONS); CEA Saclay, France

Topologically constrained amorphous-to-crystal conversion in luminescent nanoparticles

Dr. Raul Arenal (Confirmed)

Affiliation:  Laboratorio de Microscopias Avanzadas (LMA), Instituto de Nanociencia de Aragon (INA), Universidad de Zaragoza, Zaragoza (Spain)
Title:  Tomographical and plasmonic studies via TEM-EELS on gold nanoparticles

Dr. Birgul Karan (Confirmed)

Affiliation:  Hacettepe University, Department of Chemistry,Beytepe,Turkey

Iron oxide@layered double hydroxide nanocomposites as anti-cancer drug reservoir and delivery systems

Dr. Yashushige Mori (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Doshisha University, Japan
Title: Preparation of Cu2ZnSnS4 semiconductor nanoparticles from solution