5th International Caparica Symposium on Nanoparticles/Nanomaterials and Applications 2022

24th – 27th January 2022 | Caparica | Portugal

Oral Speakers

Daniel Vanmaekelbergh, PhD

Affiliation: Debye Institute for Nanomaterial Science; University of Utrecht (The Netherlands)

Title: Design and realization of semiconductor superlattices with Dirac bands topological edge states.

Ezekiel Ngesa, PhD

Affiliation: University of Dar es Salaam (Tanzania)

Title: High Strength Nanostructured Films Based on Well-Preserved Chitin Nanofibrils.

Damien Sluysmans, PhD

Affiliation: University of Liège (Belgium)

Title: Single-Molecule Unfolding Experiments on Biological and Synthetic Helices.

Ana Paula da Costa Ribeiro, PhD

Affiliation: Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa (Portugal)

Title: Catalytic Performance of a Magnetic Core-Shell Iron(II) C-Scorpionate under Unconventional Oxidation Conditions.

Saso Gyergyek, PhD

Affiliation: Jozef Stefan Institute (Slovenia)

Title: Ru-bearing Alumina/Magnetic Iron-Oxide Composite Particles for the Magnetically Heated Hydrogenation of Furfural.

Jerzy Lukaszewicz, PhD

Affiliation: Nicolaus Copernicus University (Poland)

Title: 3D structuring of graphene flakes exfoliated by solvent and electrochemical methods.

Justin Sambur, PhD

Affiliation: Colorado State University (USA)

Title: Probing carrier generation, transport, and reactivity in monolayer semiconductor photoelectrochemical cells.

Shun-Jen Cheng, PhD

Affiliation: National Yang Ming Chiao Tung University (Taiwan)

Title: Optical Signatures of Momentum-Forbidden Dark Excitons in Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Monolayers.

Flavio Curnis, PhD

Affiliation: San Raffaele Hospital, Milan (Italy)

Title: Peptide-based nanosystems for cytokine delivery to tumors.

Laeticia Petit, PhD

Affiliation: Photonics Laboratory, Tampere University, Tampere (Finland)

Title: Recent advances in the development of crystals in glass for (bio)photonics.

Veronica Mănescu, PhD

Affiliation: University Politehnica of Bucharest (Romania)

Title: Magnetic nanoparticles used in medicine – challenges and applications.

Solenne Fleutot, PhD

Affiliation: University of Lorraine (France)

Title: Development of nanoparticles synthesis methods for biomedical applications.

Ahmed Moutada Elseman, PhD

Affiliation: Central Metallurgical Research and Development Institute (Egypt)

Title: Efficient Inverted Perovskite Solar Cells Based on ZnO Nanorods As Advanced Cathode Buffer Layer.

Angel Martin-Pendas, PhD

Affiliation: University of Oviedo (Spain)

Title: The role of static correlation on the conductance of molecular wires.

Luis Balicas, PhD

Affiliation: National High Magnetic Field Lab (USA)

Title: Engineering the structural and electronic phases of MoTe2 through W substitution.

Thomas Cornelius, PhD

Affiliation: Institut Matériaux Microélectronique Nanosciences de Provence (France)

Title: Piezoelectric response in ferroelectric thin films studied by in situ and time-resolved synchrotron X-ray diffraction during electric field application.

Esra Mutlu, PhD

Affiliation: Beykent University (Turkey)

Title: Avaliable soon.

Rubaiyet Iftekharul Haque, PhD

Affiliation: Technical University of Denmark (DTU) (Denmark)

Title: Ice lithography for nanomaterials patterning and in-situ synthesis.

Amelia Ultimo, PhD

Affiliation: School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, Trinity College Dublin (Ireland)

Title: Combination anti-tumour approach based on oligonucleotide-loaded exosomes and stimuli-responsive mesoporous silica nanocarriers.

Mirko Maturi, PhD

Affiliation: University of Bologna (Italy)

Title: Surface-modified Gold Nanorods for Cancer Theranostics.

Shubhrima Ghosh, PhD

Affiliation: Trinity College Dublin (Ireland)

Title: Functionalization and Targeting of Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles for Glioblastoma Therapy.

Jessie Lue Shingjiang, PhD

Affiliation: Chang Gung University (Taiwan)

Title: Graphene Oxide Nanocomposites as High Performance Separators for Fuel Cells and Lithium metal battery.

Alberto Naldoni, PhD

Affiliation: Univerzita Palackého v Olomouci (Czech Republic)

Title: Refractory plasmonic nanocavity arrays for solar energy conversion.

Andrea Bernardos, PhD

Affiliation: University Polytechnical of Valencia (Spain)

Title: Essential Oil Components’ Antimicrobial Activity Using New Gated Mesoporous Silica Particles.

Hyeok Kim, PhD

Affiliation: University of Seoul (South Korea)

Title: Fuctional Photoresponsive Nanomaterials and Nanodevices for Energy and Sensor Applications.

Jonas Fransson, PhD

Affiliation: Uppsala University (Sweden)

Title: Shaky moment — molecular vibrations causing magnetism.

Susana Pascoal, PhD

Affiliation: Ikan Biotech (Spain)

Title: Innovative approaches for cancer therapy using zebrafish avatars.

Erik Yang, PhD

Affiliation: Department of Physics, Korea University, Seoul (South Korea)

Title: Topologically Ordered Interacting Disordered Graphene Zigzag Nanoribbon.

Philiswa Nomngongo, PhD

Affiliation: University of Johannesburg (South Africa)

Title: Porous nanocomposites for the removal of pollutants from contaminated water.

Alexey Akimov, PhD

Affiliation: Russian Quantum Center (Russia)

Title: Photonic crystal cavities for GeV&SnV diamond.

Justyna Niewiadomska-Kaplar, PhD

Affiliation: Scientific Publishing House Tab (Italy)

Title: New approach to the molecular electronics of graphene and fluorographene.

Noe Alvarez, PhD

Affiliation: University of Cincinnati (USA)

Title: Mechanical strength improvements of carbon nanotube threads through epoxy cross-linking.

Ana Tavares, PhD

Affiliation: INRS – Centre Énergie Matériaux Télécommunications (Canada)

Title: Graphene-supported Tantalate Oxides as Non-Noble Metal Catalyst for the Electroreduction of Oxygen.

Alba Garzon Manjon, PhD

Affiliation: Max-Planck-Institut für Eisenforschung GmbH (Germany)

Title: Exploring structure, composition and stability of complex solid solution nanomaterials for energy applications.

Said Sadki, PhD

Affiliation: University Grenoble Alpes (France)

Title: Electrode based on silicon nanowires-nanometric alumina-conducting polymer for flexible pseudocapacitors.

Cristiano Ceron Jayme, PhD

Affiliation: University of São Paulo – Ribeirao Preto (Brazil)

Title: 3D-bioprinting scaffold from PCL-PEG improves and promotes osteogenic differentiation of human mesenchymal stem cells.

Min Ying Tsang, PhD

Affiliation: Wrocław University of Science and Technology (Poland)

Title: Dual effects of Pr, Yb-doped NaYF4 and LiYF4 for Visible-to-UVC upconversion and NIR emissions.

Thomas Arno Klar, PhD

Affiliation: Johannes Kepler University Linz (Austria)

Title: From subdiffractional nanoscopy to optical nanolithography.

Monica Florescu, PhD

Affiliation: Transilvania University of Brasov (Romania)

Title: Evaluation of corrosion behaviour of stainless steel treated with solar energy to be used as implant biomaterial.

Tshimangadzo Munonde, PhD

Affiliation: University of Johannesburg (South Africa)

Title: Photocatalytic evaluation of NiFe LDH/AC photocatalyst on the degradation of organic dyes.

George Stanciu, PhD

Affiliation: University Politehnica of Bucharest (Romania)

Title: Thin films investigations by using suprresolution microscopy techniques.

Luthando Nyaba, PhD

Affiliation: University of Johannesburg (South Africa)

Title: Magnetic Fe3O4@Mg/Al-layered double hydroxide adsorbent for preconcentration of trace metals in water matrices.

Rahul Nag, PhD

Affiliation: CBMN/CNRS/University of Bordeaux (France)

Title: Study of Chiral Recognition and Separation Processes by Silica Based Hybrid Materials.

Zakaria Anfar, PhD

Affiliation: Institute of Chemistry & Biology of Membranes & Nano-objects (CBMN) – CNRS (France)

Title: Development of New Nano-Chiral Sensors Based on Hybrid Organic (Zinc-Porphyrin)/Inorganic (Silica) Helices.

Stefan Stanciu, PhD

Affiliation: University Politehnica of Bucharest (Romania)

Title: Investigations on Polymer-Coated Gold Nanoparticles with Scattering-type Scanning Near-field Optical Microscopy.

Filipe Ribeiro, PhD

Affiliation: TMG Automotive (Portugal)

Title:  Synthesis and characterization of nanostructured materials for easy-cleaning properties.

Pierre Picchetti, PhD

Affiliation: Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (Germany)

Title: Stimuli-Responsive Nanocages: Smart Tools in Supramolecular Chemistry and Drug Delivery.

Ivo Grabchev, PhD

Affiliation: Sofia University, Faculty of Medicine (Bulgaria)

Title: Fluorescent dendrimers as a new alternative for the design of antimicrobial agents.

Sergey Suchalkin, PhD

Affiliation: Stony Brook University (USA)

Title: Metamorphic InAsSb alloys with engineered composition ordering.

Małgorzata Norek, PhD

Affiliation: Military University of Technology (Poland)

Title: 1D-photonic crystals based on porous anodic alumina with tunable photonic stop bands in VIS-MIR spectral range.

Roger Amade, PhD

Affiliation: Universitat de Barcelona (Spain)

Title: Enhanced Capacitance of Manganese Oxide driven by Hierarchically Structured Carbon Nanotube-Carbon Nanowall Composite.

Fabio Cicoira, PhD

Affiliation: Polytechnique Montreal (Canada)

Title: Stretchable and healable bioelectronic materials.

Giuseppe Cesare Lama, PhD

Affiliation: IPCB-CNR (Italy)

Title: Nano-modified self-sensing Nanocomposite Autoclaved Lightweight Concrete Graphene Oxide-based.

Asma Tufail, PhD

Affiliation: COMSATS University Islamabad (Pakistan)

Title: Effect of Ultrosonic Irradiation and investigation on thermal induced phase development of Bioactive Glass Particles.

Georg Garnweitner, PhD

Affiliation: Technische Universität Braunschweig (Germany)

Title: Multifunctional nanoparticle-loaded niosomes for cancer detection and therapy.

Mateusz Dulski, PhD

Affiliation: University of Silesia (Poland)

Title: Toward the Development of an Innovative Implant: NiTi Alloy Functionalized by Multifunctional β-TCP+Ag/SiO2 Coatings).

Elisabete Oliveira, PhD

Affiliation: LAQV REQUIMTE NOVA FCT (Portugal)

Title: Avaliable soon.

Ewelina Kusiak-Nejman, PhD

Affiliation: West Pomeranian University of Technology in Szczecin (Poland)

Title: Avaliable soon.



Title: Avaliable soon.