Featured speakers symposium B: Functional hybrid nanomaterials, nanocomposites and their applications

Featured speakers

David Avnir

The Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel

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C. Jeffrey Brinker

University of New Mexico, USA

Brinker received his B.S., M.S., and Ph.D. degrees in ceramic science and engineering at Rutgers University. He joined Sandia National Laboratories in 1979 where he is currently one of four Sandia National Laboratory Fellows (the highest technical position at Sandia).

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David Cahen

Weizmann Institute, Israel

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Luisa de Cola

CNRS, France

Luisa De Cola is since September 2013 Professor Exceptionnelle at the University of Strasbourg (ISIS) as chair of Supramolecular and Bio-Material Chemistry, and part time scientist at the INT-KIT, Karlsruhe, Germany.

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Eugenio Coronado

University of Valencia Spain

Eugenio Coronado is the Director of the Molecular Science Institute (ICMol) at the University of Valencia and the European Institute of Molecular Magnetism (EIMM).

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Andrea Ferrari

University of Cambridge, UK

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Richard Kaner


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João Rocha

University of Aveiro, Portugal

Since 1999, Professor at the Department of Chemistry, University of Aveiro, Portugal, and Director of CICECO-Aveiro Institute of Materials. Ph.D. in 1991 from the Department of Chemistry, University of Cambridge, followed by a one year post-doc in the same department. ‘Agregação’ (Habilitation) in 1997, University of Aveiro, Portugal. He has published over 450 research papers and 4 patents, which have received ca. 12,000 citations.

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Paolo Samori

University of Strasbourg, France

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Patrice Simon

Universite Paul Sabatier, France

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Francesco Stellacci

EPFL, Switzerland

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Bao-Lian Su

University of Namur, Belgium

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