XII International Conference on Nanostructured Materials
(NANO 2014)
July 13-18, 2014 Moscow, Russia

Section 01. Formation, Shaping and Self-assembly of Inorganic Nanoparticles; Carbon Nanomaterials

Section Scope

This section includes all kind of carbon nanomaterials, formation mechanisms of inorganic nanoparticles, surface chemistry and stabilization, new physical and chemical preparation routes, shaping and self-assembly of nanoparticles of a different nature.

Section Topics

  • Carbon nanomaterials: graphene, nanotubes, nanodiamond
  • Non-carbon systems mimicking graphene; exfoliated 2D materials
  • Non-carbon inorganic nanotubes
  • Zero – to two dimensional inorganic nanoparticle design: growth mechanisms, shaping and new preparation techniques
  • Engineering of multifunctional and Janus particles
  • Nanopowders for industry
  • Plasmonic nanoparticles and structures
  • Preparation, structure, properties of SPION and other magnetic nanoparticles
  • Quantum dots
  • Self-assembled nanostructures with advanced functional properties
  • Conjugated nanoparticles
  • Nanoparticles and ecology
  • Nanoparticles and nuclear energy
  • Advanced characterization techniques
  • Smart colloidal systems

Section Chairmen

  • Professor Eugene A. Goodilin, Lomonosov Moscow State University (Russia) – co-chairman
  • Professor Yury Gogotsi, Drexel University (USA) – co-chairman

Section Coordinator

  • Dr. Ekaterina A. Pomerantseva, Drexel University (USA)

Section Program Board

  • Professor Yulia G. Gorbunova, Frumkin Institute of Physical Chemistry and Electrochemistry of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Russia)
  • Professor Vladimir K. Ivanov, Kurnakov Institute of General and Inorganic Chemistry of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Russia)
  • Professor Stepan N. Kalmykov, Lomonosov Moscow State University (Russia)
  • Professor Vladimir A. Korshun, Shemyakin and Ovchinnikov Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry of the Russian Academy of Sciences (Russia)

Keynote speakers

Professor Yury Gogotsi, Drexel University (USA)

Title of lecture: "MXenes: A New Family of Two-Dimensional Materials"

Professor Paul S. Weiss, University of California, Los Angeles (USA)

Title of lecture: "Cooperative Function in Atomically Precise Nanoscale Assemblies"

Invited speakers

Professor Valeria Nicolosi, Trinity College Dublin (Ireland)

Title of lecture: "Processing and Characterisation of Liquid-Phase Exfoliated Two-Dimensional Nanosheets: Towards Large Scale Production & Energy Storage Applications" - will be presented by Dr. Beatriz Mendoza Sanchez, Trinity College Dublin (Ireland)

Professor Carl V. Thompson, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (USA)

Title of lecture: "Templated Solid-State Dewetting for Patterning of Thin Films"

Professor Alexander Sinitskii, University of Nebraska - Lincoln (USA)

Title of lecture: "Synthetic Graphene Nanoribbons"

Professor Olga Shenderova, International Technology Center (USA)

Title of lecture: "Nanodiamond Particles: Challenges and Opportunities"

Professor Ernesto Joselevich, Weizmann Institute of Science (Israel)

Title of lecture: "Guided Nanowires: New Building Blocks for Self-Integrated Nanosystems"

Professor Mark C. Hersam, Northwestern University (USA)

Title of lecture: "Functional Carbon Nanomaterial Heterostructures"

Professor Eugene Zubarev, Rice University (USA)

Title of lecture: "Synthesis and Self-Assembly of Gold Nanorods and Nanowires"

Section invited speakers

Professor Jianhua Hao, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (Hong Kong)

Title of lecture: "Synthesis, Optical Spectra and Luminescence of Metal-Ion Doped Inorganic Nanoparticles and Graphene-Based Hybrid Structures"

Professor Eugene A. Goodilin, Lomonosov Moscow State University (Russia)

Title of lecture: "SERS Materials for Biological Objects"

Section schedule

NANO 2014 Final Program