2008 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Trade Show - Nanotech 2008 - 11th Annual
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Nano Particles & Applications
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Nano Particles & Applications

Nano Particles & Applications

Symposium Chair

Sotiris Pratsinis Sotiris E. Pratsinis
Professor
Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, (ETH Zürich)

Symposium Sessions

 

Monday June 2

8:30 Keynotes: Nanotech & Cleantech
1:30 Nanoparticles: Nanoparticles for Biology and Medicine
 Nano Particles - 1
 

Tuesday June 3

8:30 Keynotes: Soft Nano, Fluidics
10:30 Soft Nano: Particles: Understanding and controling stability in Soft Nanocomposites - 1
 Nano Particles - 2
3:30 Soft Nano: Particles: Understanding and controling stability in Soft Nanocomposites - 2
7:30 WCM - Panel: Compact Models for Manufacturability - 7:30 - 9:00
 

Wednesday June 4

8:30 Keynotes: Nanostructured Surfaces and Interfaces
10:30 Nano Particles: Dry synthesis
1:30 Nano Particles: Wet synthesis - 1
4:00 Nano Particles: Applications
 

Thursday June 5

8:30 Biomarkers and Nanoparticles
10:30 Nano Particles: Wet synthesis - 2
 

Symposium Program

 

Monday June 2

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8:30 Keynotes: Nanotech & CleantechExhibit Hall D
8:30 Welcome
P. Glaza, Clean Technology and Sustainable Industries Organization, US
8:40 TBA
J. Inslee, U.S. Congress, 1st Congressional District Washington, US
9:20 It’s a Nano World
R.O. Johnson - CTO, Lockheed Martin Corporation, US
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1:30 Nanoparticles: Nanoparticles for Biology and MedicineRoom 203
 Session chair: Srinivas Iyer, LANL, US
1:30 Effect of Medical Device Substrate Material on Nanoparticulate Silver Efficacy
B.J. Dair, K.M. Kennedy, R.S. Casas, FDA, US
1:50 The Use of Gold-Citrate Nanoparticles and Curcumin Nanomedicine to Target Cancer at a Single Cell Level
A. Moten, Harvard University, US
2:10 Combinatorial optimization, a paradigm shift in targeted particle drug delivery development
J. Wright, BIND, US
2:30 Nanomaterial: A realistic business case for Pharma
T.H. Keller, GlaxoSmithKline, UK
2:50 Towards nanosized particles in pharmaceutical industry
N.R. Bieri, U. Meier, E. Goncalves, D. Zimmermann, M. Juhnke, R. Thakur, Novartis Pharma AG, CH
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Nano Particles - 1Exhibit Hall C
- Synthesis of nanocrystalline CoFe2O4 using citrate-urea assisted combustion process for lithium battery anode
I. Prakash, N. Nallamuthu, P. Muralidharan, M. Venkateswarlu, N. Satyanarayana, Pondicherry University, IN
- In-situ incorporation of Pd-MPTES complex in nanostructured silica
J. García Martínez, A.I. Carrillo, N. Linares, University of Alicante, ES
- Solution-Phase Reaction Synthesis of InP Nanocrystals
J. Qi, A.M. Belcher, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US
- Improved Methodology to Nucleate ZnxCd1-xSe cladded ZnyCd1-ySe Quantum Dots using PMP-MOCVD for Lasers and Electroluminescent Phosphors
F. Al-Amoody, A. Rodriguez, E. Suarez, W. Huang, F. Jain, University of Connecticut, US
- Rapid Screening of Nanoparticles for Discovery of Biomarkers
S.K. Sundaram, T.J. Weber, B.J. Riley, B.M. Webb-Robertson, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, US
- Electronic structures of Pt clusters adsorbed on carbon nanotube
D.H. Chi, N.T. Cuong, A. Sugiyama, T. Mitani, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, JP
- A polymer coating incorporating nanoparticles as an alternative to vacuum deposition
T. Druffel, O. Buazza, M. Lattis, S. Farmer, Vision Dynamics, US
- An Investigation of Superparamagnetism in Cobalt ferrite nano films
D. Ravinder, Osmania University, IN
- Enhanced Raman scattering of TNT and DNT on Ag Colloid Reduced with Sodium Citrate
J.I. Jerez-Rozo, S.P. Hernández-Rivera, University of Puerto Rico, Mayagüez, PR
- Production of Nanoparticles Sizes of Active Pharmaceutical Ingredients (API) by Wet Comminution with DYNO-MILL
S. Goldberg, N. Roskosch, W.A. Bachofen AG & Glen Mills Inc., US
- Silver nanoparticles synthesized on titanium dioxide fine particles
N. Niño-Martínez, G.A. Martínez-Castañón, J. González-Hernadez, F. Ruiz, Universidad Autonoma de San Luis Potosi, MX
- Preparation of nano aluminium trihydroxide by forced hydrolysis in presece of emulsifying agent
B.K. Padhi, B.W. Harry, B.N. Mohanty, Manager(R&D), IN
- Free- standing SnO2 nanoparticles synthesized by hydrothermal route
A. Fernández-Osorio, A. Vázquez-Olmos, R. Sato-Berru, D. Casas-Gutiérrez, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, MX
- Glycerol Assisted Polymeric Precursor Route for the Synthesis of Nanocrystalline LiCoO2 Powders
S. Vivekanandhan, M. Venkateswarlu, N. Satyanarayana, Pondicherry University, IN
- Structure of Ni nanoparticles/TiO2 films prepared by sol-gel dip-coating
A. García-Murillo, E. Ramírez-Meneses, J. Ramírez-Salgado, B.G. Sandoval-Robles, V. Montiel-Palma, H. Dorantes-Rosales, P. Del Angel-Vicente, Cicata - IPN Unidad Altamira, MX
- Nanoparticle synthesis and water-solubilization
W.W. Yu, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, US
- Biphenyl-functionalized Ethane-silica Hybrid Materials with Ordered Hexagonal Mesoporous Structure
R. Virtudazo, E. Magdaluyo Jr, L. dela Cruz, E. Castriciones, H. Mendoza, University of the Philippines, PH
- Computational and experimental studies of non-metal-terminated surfaces of anatase and rutile TiO2
H.G. Yang, C.H. Sun, S.Z. Qiao, J. Zhou, S.C. Smith, H.M. Cheng, G.Q. Lu, University of Queensland, AU
 

Tuesday June 3

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8:30 Keynotes: Soft Nano, FluidicsRoom 210
 Session chair: Fiona Case, NSTI, US
8:30 Cellular-scale hydrodynamics
H. Stone, Harvard University, US
9:15 Self-Assembly and Properties of Block Copolypeptide Materials
T.J. Deming, University of California, Los Angeles, US
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10:30 Soft Nano: Particles: Understanding and controling stability in Soft Nanocomposites - 1Room 202
 Session chair: Peter Schurtenberger, University of Fribourg, CH
10:30 Nanotechnology at BASF - Precursor Nano-Structures in Crystallization Processes
J. Rieger, BASF, DE
11:00 TBA
D.A. Weitz, Harvard University, US
11:30 Effect of ions on the stability of lipid based inverse microemulsions
L. de Viguerie, V. Goust, G.-J. Goudappel, A. Petukhov, K. Velikov, Unilever Food & Health Research Institute, NL
11:50 The bijel: a bicontinuous interfacially jammed emulsion gel
K.A. White, E.M. Herzig, A.B. Schofield, W.C.K. Poon, M.E. Cates, P.S. Clegg, University of Edinburgh, UK
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Nano Particles - 2Exhibit Hall C
- Synthesis and Characterization of Room Temperature Ionic Liquid (RTIL)-Protected Gold Nanoparticles
L.Y.S. Lee, K-M. Lam, W-L. Wong, K-Y. Wong, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, HK
- Scattering properties of dense clusters of nanoparticles
M. Lattuada, L. Ehrl, M. Soos, M. Morbidelli, ETH Zurich, CH
- Hydrogenated Silicon nanoparticles generation in plasma with pulsed hydrogen gas
K.S. Kim, J.H. Park, S.G. Doo, Y.J. Kim, T. Kim, Sungkyunkwan University, KR
- Synthesis of Janus Nanorods for Assemblies of Thermoresponsive Rod Pairs
R.I. MacCuspie, K. Park, R. Naik, R.A. Vaia, Air Force Research Lab, US
- Lithium-ion Batteries development of Coated Microporous Separators experiment
S.H. Kim, C.G. Hwang, J.H. Oh, J.H. Noh, B. Yoo, Nano Practical Application Center, KR
- Synthesis and Characterization of Novel ZnO-Whey Protein Nanocomposite at Low Temperature
L. Shi, J. Zhou, S. Gunasekaran, University of Wisconsin-Madison, US
- Ferrite-Silica-Insulin Nanocomposites (FeSINC) for Glucose Reduction
N. Dwivedii, M.A. Arunagirinathan, S. Sharma, J. Bellare, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, IN
- Particles as Protein Markers: Nanoscale Microscopy Towards Picoscale
B.D. Shriniwas, R. Sharma, A. Sharma, C.J. Chen, V.V. Baile, V. Raghukumar, RTM Nagpur University, IN
- SiC Particulate Reinforced Ni-based Composite Coating with Self-Lubricity
H. Zhang, J. McKee, D. Xiao, Inframat Corporation, US
- Investigations on the convective heat transfer in Ag – and Cu – ethylene glycol nanofluids
G. Dzido, K. Chmiel-Kurowska, A. Gierczycki, A.B. Jarzebski, Institute of Chemical Engineering, Polish Academy of Science, PL
- A New Novel carbon Nano Material
A.S. Wagner, Clean Technologies International Corp., US
- Process Intensification Strategies for the Synthesis of Superparamagnetic Nanoparticles and Fabrication of Nano-Hybrid
S.F. Chin, K.S. Iyer, C.L. Raston, M. Saunders, Miss, AU
- Sonochemical Preparation of Stabilized Magnetite Colloids
B.M. Silverman, B. Zhou, Headwaters Technology Innovation, US
- Conductance Enhancement of Nanoparticulate Indium Tin Oxide Layers Made by Printing Technique
M. Gross, I. Maksimenko, H. Faber, N. Linse, P.J. Wellmann, University Erlangen-Nuremberg, DE
- Palladium/Polymer nanocomposite based Chemiresistive SO2 Sensor
D. Meka, V. Onbattuvelli, S. Atre, S. Prasad, portland state University, US
- Structure-property relationships in Pd/Polycarbonate based chemical sensors
S.V. Atre, O.P. Valmikanathan, D.B. Meka, S. Prasad, Oregon Nanoscience & Microtechnologies Institute, US
- Toughening mechanisms of nanoparticle-modified epoxy polymers
R.D. Mohammed, B.B. Johnsen, A.J. Kinloch, A.C. Taylor, S. Sprenger, The University of Trinidad and Tobago, TT
- Silver nanoparticles/hydrophobically associating polyacrylamide nanocomposites: Preparation, characterization, and applications.
C.J. Espinoza-González, A. Ledezma-Pérez, J. Romero-García, E. Jiménez-Regalado, H. Maldonado-Textle, R. Guerrero-Santos, Centro de Investigacion en Quimica Aplicada, MX
- Self-Assembly of Polymers and NanoParticles in Personal Care Products
M.C. Berg, N.A. Suddaby, D. Soane, Soane Labs, US
- Efficient Synthesis of Gold-Alumina Catalyst by a Modified Impregnation Procedure: Effect of Promotion by Ceria on Activity and Stability of Catalyst
C.K. Banerjee, Z. Xu, J. Sankar, North Carolina A&T State University, US
- Functionalization of Layered Double Hydroxides with Aminoalkylphosphonic Acids to Yield Water-Dispersible Plate-Shaped Nanoparticles
P. Stroem, M. Vestman Andreasson, R. Wendelbo, Abalonyx AS, NO
- Unraveling Surface Properties of Cytochrome c@Au Nanoparticle Bionanoprobes
I. Gomes, N.C. Santos, L.M.A. Oliveira, A. Quintas, P. Eaton, E. Pereira, R. Franco, REQUIMTE - FCT/UNL, PT
- Magnetite-gold nanoparticles: Sonochemical priming of gold and growth to a core-shell system
P. Quaresma, R. Franco, P. Carvalho, J.P. Araujo, P. Baptista, E. Pereira, Faculdade de Ciências, Universidade do Porto, PT
- Novel Synthetic Method for the Preparation of Au Nanoplates with Tunable Size
A. Miranda, P.A. Carvalho, P. Eaton, B. de Castro, E. Pereira, REQUIMTE/Faculdade de Ciencias, Universidade do Porto, PT
- Size Tuneable Metal and Semiconductor Nanoparticles Deposited by Supercritical Fluid Carbon Dioxide for Semiconductor Device and Optics Applications
A.B. Smetana, J.S. Wang, C.M. Wai, J.J. Boeckl, G.M. Brown, University of Idaho, US
- Solvent Effect on the Formation of CdSe Tetrapods
W.Y. Ko, H.G. Bagaria, S. Asokan, K.J. Lin, M.S. Wong, Rice University, US
- Multimodal and multifunctionality of Nanoparticles in Imaging
R. Sharma, C.J. Chen, Florida State University, US
- Biocompatible, Superparamagnetic, Flame Synthesized Iron Oxide Nanoparticles: Cellular Uptake and Toxicity Studies
K. Buyukhatipoglu, A. Morss Clyne, T.A. Miller, Drexel University, US
- Development of Antimicrobial and UV-block Edible Film Incorporated with TiO2 Nanoparticle
J. Zhou, L. Shi, S. Gunasekaran, University of Wisconsin Madison, US
- Towards Nanoscaled Systems: New Dispersing Technologies
L. Fischer, S. Scheid, C. Thomas, Serendip AG, CH
- Molecular approach for the synthesis of supported nanoparticles on active carbon using noble metal clusters
C. Willocq, D. Vidick, S. Hermans, A. Delcorte, P. Bertrand, V. Dubois, M. Devillers, Université Catholique de Louvain, BE
- Evaluation of Antibacterial Activities of Zinc Oxide-Titanium Dioxide Nanocomposites Prepared by Sol-Gel Method
H. Chang, H. Leung, Nanyang Polytechnic, SG
- Nanoscaled Mg(OH)2 Used as Flame Retardant Additive
Z. Zhou, Z. Wu, M. Fransson, B. Zhou, Headwaters Technology Innovation LLC, US
- NanoZeolites - porous nanomaterials for cleantech, encapsulation and triggered release applications
W. Daniell, J. Sauer, A. Kohl, NanoScape AG, DE
- Ultra Apex Mill - Nanodispersion
M. Inkyo, Marubeni Techno-Systems Corp./ Marubeni Techno-Systems America, Inc., JP
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3:30 Soft Nano: Particles: Understanding and controling stability in Soft Nanocomposites - 2Room 203
 Session chair: Peter Schurtenberger, University of Fribourg, CH
3:30 Influence of structural forces and contact hysteresis on flow-induced aggregation and breakage of polymer nanoparticles
A.S. Moussa, L. Ehrl, M. Soos, M. Lattuada, M. Morbidelli, ETH Zurich, CH
3:50 Redispersible hybrid nanopowders: cerium oxide nanoparticle complexes with phosphonated-peg oligomers
L. Qi, A. Sehgal, J.-C. Castaing, J. Fresnais, J.-F. Berret, J.-P. Chapel, Rhodia/CNRS joint Institution, US
4:10 Controlled Co-Assembly of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles and Polymers: Towards the Generation of Highly Persistent Superparamagnetic Nanorods
J. Fresnais, J.-F. Berret, B. Frka-Petesic, O. Sandre, R. Perzynski, Laboratoire Matière et Systèmes Complexes, FR
4:30 Scalability and Control of Electrophoretic Directed Assembly of Nanoparticles
C. Yilmaz, N-G Cha, S. Somu, A. Busnaina, Northeastern University, US
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7:30 WCM - Panel: Compact Models for Manufacturability - 7:30 - 9:00Room 201
 Session chair: Josef Watts, IBM, US
- NVIDIA, B-K. Liew, US
- TSMC, A. Doganis, US
- H. Trombley, IBM, US
- S. Rochel, Blaze DFM, US
 

Wednesday June 4

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8:30 Keynotes: Nanostructured Surfaces and InterfacesRoom 207
 Session chair: Tinh Nguyen, NIST, US
8:30 Opportunities and Challenges for Clean Surfaces
D. Rardon, PPG Industries, US
9:15 Nanotechnology in the forest and paper products industries
A.M. Chaka, National Institute of Standards and Technology, US
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10:30 Nano Particles: Dry synthesisRoom 203
 Session chair: Sotiris Pratsinis, ETHZ, CH
10:30 A Novel Method for the Production of a Vast Array of Metal, Metal Oxide, and Mixed-Metal Oxide Nanoparticles
B.F. Woodfield, S. Liu, J. Boerio-Goates, L. Astle, Brigham Young University, US
10:50 Structure-Property Correlations in ZnO Tetrapods and Spheres prepared by Chemical Vapour Synthesis
R. Bacsa, M. Verelst, J. Dexpert, W. Bacsa, P. Serp, CEMES CNRS Univ Toulouse, FR
11:10 Two-nozzle flame synthesis of Pt/Ba/Al2O3 for NOx storage
R. Büchel, R. Strobel, S.E. Pratsinis, A. Baiker, ETH Zurich, CH
11:30 Synthesis of Nanopowders and Their Production at the Industrial Scale Using the Inductively-Coupled Plasma Technology
R. Dolbec, M. Bolduc, X. Fan, J. Guo, J. Jurewicz, S. Xue, M. Boulos, Tekna Plasma Systems Inc., CA
11:50 Synthesis of Porous Nanostructured Silica Particles by an Aerosol Templating Method
H-D Jang, H. Chang, J-H Park, T-O Kim, K. Okuyama, Korea Instittute of geoscience and Mineral Resources, KR
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1:30 Nano Particles: Wet synthesis - 1Room 203
 Session chair: Yvon Durant, University of New Hampshire, US
1:30 Commercialising continuous hydrothermal synthesis to produce high quality formulated nanomaterials
E. Lester, H. Hobbs, S. Gordon, University of Nottingham, UK
1:50 Synthesis and Testing of Metal and Nitrogen Doped Nano-TiO2
Z. Zhang, J.A. Darr, University College London, UK
2:10 Controlled Encapsulation of a Hydrophilic Drug Simulant in Nano-Liposomes using Continuous Flow Microfluidics
A. Jahn, J.E. Reiner, W.N. Vreeland, D.L. DeVoe, L.E. Locascio, M. Gaitan, National Institute of Standards and Technology, US
2:30 Production of Polymer Nanosuspensions Using MicrofluidizerTM Processor Based Processes
T. Panagiotou, S.V. Mesite, J.M. Bernard, K.J. Chomistek and R.J. Fisher, Microfluidics, US
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4:00 Nano Particles: ApplicationsRoom 202
 Session chair: Yvon Durant, University of New Hampshire, US
4:00 Formation of Pyrophoric _-Fe Nanoparticles from Fe(II)-Oxalate
R. Shende, A. Vats, Z. Doorenbos, D. Kapoor, J. Puszynski, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, US
4:20 Rhodamine B Isothiocyanate-Modified Ag Nanoaggregates on Dielectric Beads: A Novel Surface-Enhanced-Raman-Scattering and Fluorescent Imaging Material
K. Kim, H.B. Lee, H.J. Jang, J.W. Lee, Seoul National University, KR
4:40 Optical properties of 2D nanoparticle arrays
S. Portal, M.A. Vallvé, O. Arteaga, J. Ignes-Mullol, E. Bertran, FEMAN group, ES
5:00 Advanced fluorescent nanotracers: a broad field of application
O. Raccurt, J. Samuel, O. Poncelet, S. Szenknect, F. Tardif, Laboratory of Tracers Technologies, FR
5:20 Development of Nanoparticle-Based Gold Contrast Agent for Photoacoustic Tomography
Y.-S. Yang, S. Vaithilingam, H.T.-J. Ma, B.T. Khuri-Yakub, S. Guccione, Stanford University, US
5:40 Gold Nanoparticles as Colourants in High Fashion Fabrics and Textiles
J.H. Johnston, M.J. Richardson, K.A. Burridge, F.M. Kelly, Victoria University of Wellington, NZ
 

Thursday June 5

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8:30 Biomarkers and NanoparticlesRoom 308
 Session chair: Srinivas Iyer, LANL, US
8:30 Multiplexed Proteolytic Enzyme Assay Based on Energy Transfer between Quantum Dots and Gold Nanoparticles
Y.H. Oh, Y.P. Kim, H.S. Kim, Korea Abvanced Institute of science and Technology, KR
8:50 2-Nitroimidazole as Potential Nanoprobe in Hypoxia Imaging by MRI/PET
R. Sharma, A. Sharma, University of North Carolina, US
9:10 Biomolecular activity switch: an application of metallic nanoparticle plasmon resonance
J. Alper, A. Wijaya, M. Crespo, L. DeFlores, A. Tokmakoff, K. Hamad-Schifferli, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US
9:30 Functional Nanoparticles for Biomedical Applications
Y. Durant, E. de Muinck, Nanostructured Polymers Research Center, US
9:50 Multifunctional nanoparticle platforms for pathogen diagnostic applications
A.J. Kell, C. Paquet, B. Simard, National Research Council, CA
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10:30 Nano Particles: Wet synthesis - 2Room 304
 Session chair: Krassimir Velikov, Unilever, NL
10:30 Silver Nanoparticles Synthesis from Highly Concentrated Solutions
G. Klein, E-M. Meyer, L. Si-Ahmed, Metalor Technologies sa, CH
10:50 Emulsions as Templates for Nanostructured Materials
C. Solans, J. Esquena, J. Nolla, CSIC, ES
11:10 Photo-induced dispersion of platinum nano-clusters on TiO2 sol-gel layers
D. Riassetto, S. Briche, M. Langlet, Laboratoire des Matériaux et du Génie Physique, FR
11:30 Synthesis, Extraction and Surface Modification Of (Zn,Mn)Se Nanocrystals Using Microemulsions As Templates
T. Heckler, Q. Qiu, J. Wang, B. Mei, T.J. Mountziaris, University of Massachusetts, US
 

Special Symposium

This special symposium focuses on the recent advancements in both dry and wet nano particle synthesis, integration, distribution and application. Special interest is also placed on characterization techniques for both particulates and for polymer nano particles.

This symposium is cross-listed with numerous symposium included the obvious overlaps with Polymer Nanotechnology. Polymer Nanotechnology is the most rapidly growing sections of the Nanotech Conference program. Process and characterization advancements are leading to new functionality and application of polymer nanoparticles.

Regarding dry nanoparticulates, through evolutionary research, industry today uses dry technology for manufacture of carbon blacks and simple oxides. It is practically impossible to use these production units for synthesis of functional inorganic nanoparticles without going through the same costly and time-consuming cycle. However, recent major breakthroughs in academia have placed dry synthesis of nanoparticles on a firm scientific basis, allowing synthesis of these materials in appreciable volumes and at competitive prices. This has created renewed interest in dry processes and products.

This symposium focuses on these breakthroughs, leading to integrated process development for final product performance rather than particle characteristics. Special emphasis is placed on the degree of particle agglomeration, and its control, as well as on nanoparticles with designed morphology and layered composition.

Topics & Application Areas

Online abstract submissions are now being accepted. Proposed topics include, but are not be limited to:

  • Dry Synthesis - gas phase, aerosols, reactors
  • Wet Synthesis - sol-gel, emulsions
  • Nanoparticle characterization
  • Particle stability - understanding and control of stability
  • Stimuli-sensitive particles and assemblies
  • Nanoparticle-protein interactions
  • Mechanical applications
  • Thermal and fire applications
  • Barrier applications
  • Electrical, magnetic and optical applications
  • Polymer nanocomposite applications
  • Applications in personal care products and foods
  • Diagnostics and Imaging
  • Health Impacts & Applications
  • Other

This symposium will be coordinated with the Nanoparticles in Soft Materials: Colloids symposium, and the Composites symposium with joint sessions covering several of the topic areas.

Also of Interest

session on photonic systems in the Nanoparticles in Soft Materials - Colloidal Systems Symposium.

Journal Submissions

Journal of Nanoparticle Research

Journal of Nanoparticle Research

Selected Nanotech Proceedings papers will be reviewed and invited into a Special Issue of Journal of Nanoparticle Research. The journal disseminates knowledge of the physical, chemical and biological phenomena and processes in nanoscale structures.

For consideration into this Special Issue of Journal of Nanoparticle Research, please select the “Submit to Journal of Nanoparticle Research” button during the on-line submission procedure. You may only select a single journal during the submission process.

Journal of Experimental Nanoscience

Journal of Experimental Nanoscience

Selected Nanotech Proceedings papers will be reviewed and invited into a Special Issue of the Journal of Experimental Nanoscience. The journal provides a showcase for advances in the experimental sciences underlying nanotechnology and nanomaterials.

For consideration into this Special Issue of the Journal of Experimental Nanoscience, please select the “Submit to Journal of Experimental Nanoscience” button during the on-line submission procedure. You may only select a single journal during the submission process.