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Chair: Eric Dufresne (Yale, USA & ETH Zurich, Switzerland)
08:30-08:55 INVITED Experiments on triclinic Mn12 actetate mixed with a superconductor: enhanced tunneling, narrow zero field resonance and Landau-Zener effect Javier Tejada Palacios, Univ. of Barcelona, Spain Abstract
08:55-09:10 Effect of annealing on magnetic properties and domain wall dynamics of Fe-Ni based magnetic microwires Arcady Zhukov,
UPV/EHU and Ikerbasque, Spain
09:10-09:25 Laser induced magnetization precession in cobalt ferrite nano-cubes Mircea Vomir,
IPCMS CNRS-Strasbourg Univ., France
09:25-09:50 INVITED Emergence of quantum phenomena in the coupling of plasmons with molecules and quantum dots Ruben Esteban, DIPC, Spain Abstract
09:50-10:20 KEYNOTE Spintronic and Ionitronic Computing Technologies Stuart Parkin, Max Planck Institute for Microstructure Physics, Germany Abstract
10:20-10:50 KEYNOTE New vistas for nanoscience opened by atomic force microscopy Franz J. Giessibl, Univ. of Regensburg, Germany Abstract
10:50-11:35 Coffee Break & Poster session
Photonic Materials
Chair: Ruben Esteban (DIPC, Spain)
11:35-12:05 KEYNOTE How do living cells build photonic nanostructures? Eric Dufresne, Yale, USA & ETH Zurich, Switzerland Abstract
12:05-12:20 Photonic Bandgap Materials with Disorder Jakub Haberko,
University of Fribourg , Switzerland
12:20-12:35 Extreme refractive index wing scale beads cause the bright colors in pierid butterflies Bodo Wilts,
Adolphe Merkle Institute, Univ. of Fribourg, Switzerland
12:35-14:00 Lunch
Low dimensional materials and correlations
Chair: Alessandro Sepe (Adolphe Merkle Institute, Univ. of Fribourg, Switzerland)
14:00-14:30 KEYNOTE Highly-Luminescent Colloidal Nanocrystals of Cesium Lead Trihalide Perovskites (CsPbX3, X=Cl, Br, I) Maksym Kovalenko, EMPA and ETH Z├╝rich, Switzerland Abstract
14:30-14:45 Growth of hexagonal gold nanostructures during self-assembling on Ge(001) surface Franciszek Krok,
Institute of Physics Jagiellonian Univ., Poland
14:45-15:10 INVITED How fast can we melt ordered phase in low dimensional materials? Claude Monney, Univ. of Zurich, Switzerland Abstract
15:10-15:40 KEYNOTE Nonthermal symmetry-broken states and nonequilibrium criticality in correlated lattice models Philipp Werner, Univ. of Fribourg, Switzerland Abstract
15:40-16:05 INVITED Toward atom scale ultra low power electronic circuitry Robert A. Wolkow, Univ. of Alberta, Canada Abstract
16:05-16:20 Mechanical Properties of Ag Nanoparticle Thin Films Simone Peli,
Univ. Cattolica del Sacro Cuore/ Dept. of Mathematics and Physics, Italy
16:20-16:35 Formation of normal and reversed nano-sized emulsions in a microfluidic device: insights into the formation mechanism from in-situ SAXS Bruno Silva,
International Iberian Nanotechnology Laboratory (INL), Portugal
16:35-16:50 The Influence of Thickness, Interpore Distance and Compositional Structure on the Optical Properties of Self-Ordered Anodic Aluminum Oxide Films Cristina Vicente Manzano,
EMPA, Switzerland