5th International

Conference on Nanosciences & Nanotechnologies - NN08 (14-16 July 2008)

Tentative List of Invited Speakers


Hadziioannou G., University Louis Pasteur – Strasbourg, France

“Semiconducting Block Copolymers: Optimized Synthesis and Processing for Efficient Photovoltaic Devices”

Komvopoulos K., Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Univ. of California at Berkeley, USA

“Surface Chemical Modification Effects On Adhesion And Mechanical Responce of Endothelial Cells”

Malliaras G., Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering, Cornell University, USA

“Photolithographic Patterning of Organic Semiconductors”

Tringides M., Department of Physics and Astronomy, Iowa State University, USA

“New crystallographic phases, Quantum size effects in low temperature growth of metals on Si(111)”

Baumgaertner A., Forschungszentrum  Julich, Germany

“Concepts in Bionanomachines”

Damnjanovic M., University of Belgrade, Department of Physics, Serbia

“Symmetry prediction of electron-phonon interaction anomaly in graphene”

Pantelides S.T., Department of Physics, Vanderbilt University, USA

“Quantum transport in molecules and nanostructures”

Kaxiras E., Harvard University, Division of Engineering and applied Sciences, USA

“Graphene nano-flakes with large spin and their role in spintronic nano-circuits”

Kousoulas G., Division of Biotechnology and Molecular Medicine, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA & Stanley S Scott Cancer Center, Health Sciences Center, Louisiana State University, New Orleans, LA, USA

“Engineering Viruses as Nanomachines for Cancer Treatment”

Rustichelli F., Univ.Politecnica delle Marche, Istituto di Scienze Fisiche, Italy

“Some applications of Nanotechnologies in stem cell research”

Van Tendeloo G., EMAT, University of Antwerp, Belgium

“Electron Microscopy and Nanoscience: How long can we go?”

Vasilopoulos P., Department of Physics , Concordia University

“Direction-dependent tunneling through graphene nanostructures”

Boukerche M., European Commission

"European supported activities in Micro- & Nanosystems R&D. Status & Outlook"

Konstandopoulos A., CERTH, Thessaloniki, Greece

"Nanoparticle Technologies for Emission Control and Clean Energy"

Giannoules P., INTECS, Germany

"Converting Photons into Solar Power Business"

Missirlis Y., Dept. of Mechanical & Aeronautics Engineering, University of Patras, Greece

"Mechanisms of Bacteria Attachment to Polymeric Surfaces: Influence of Surface Modifications, Flow rates. Expression of specific genes"

Patsalas P.,Dept. of Materials Science & Engineering, University of Ioannina, Greece

"Pulsed Laser Deposition of Complex Films: Nanocomposites vs. Ternary Structures"

Chiming Wei, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, American Academy of Nanomedicine, International Academy of Nanomedicine

"Clinical Nanomedicine - The perspective from the American Academy of Nanomedicine"