Plenary speakers

Rostislav A. Andrievski
Institute of Problems of Chemical Physics, Russian Academy of Sciences, Chernogolovka, Moscow Region, Russia
“NANOTWINNED STRUCTURES IN NANOMATERIALS: PREPARATION, PROPERTIES AND APPLICATION”

Ramon A. Alvarez-Puebla
Universitat Rovira i Virgili & Center for Chemical Technology of Catalonia, Tarragona, Spain
“Plasmonic diagnostic in biological fluids”

Neven Barišić
Vienna University of Technology, Vienna, Austria
“Revised phase diagram of the cuprates”

Ivan Božović
Condensed Matter and Materials Science, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York, USA
“Atomic-Layer Engineering and High-Tc Superconductivity in Cuprates”

C. Barry Carter
Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, USA
“Defects in the TEM”

Philippe Colomban
LADIR (Laboratoire de dynamique interactions et réactivité) UMR 7075 (Chimie), UPMC (Université Pierre et Marie Curie), Paris, France
“The on-site Analysis of Cultural Heritage Materials and Artefacts”

Rafal E. Dunin-Borkowski
Institute for Microstructure Research; Ernst Ruska-Centre for Microscopy and Spectroscopy with Electrons, Peter Gruenberg Institute, Research Centre Juelich, Juelich, Germany
“Electromagnetic Field Mapping at the Nanoscale in the Transmission Electron Microscope”

Gyula Eres
Materials Science & Technology Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, TN, USA
“The Role of Cooperativity in Two-Dimensional Crystal Growth”

Hamish L. Fraser
Department of Material Science and Engineering, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
“Application of experimental and computational approaches to explore non-conventional transformation pathways resulting in refined microstructures in beta-stabilized titanium alloys”

Maximilian Haider
CEOS GmbH (Corrected Electron Optical Systems), Heidelberg, Germany
“Instrumentation for High Resolution EM and its limitations”

Ferdinand Hofer
Austrian Centre for Electron Microscopy and Nanoanalysis, Institute for Electron Microscopy and Nanoanalysis of Graz University of Technology (FELMI), Graz Centre for Electron Microscopy (ZFE Graz), Graz, Austria
“Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy at Atomic Resolution”

Robert Hull
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, School of Engineering, Materials Research Center, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY, USA
“Advances in Focused Ion Beam Imaging, Spectroscopy and Fabrication”

Wolfgang Jäger
Institute of Materials Science, Christian-Albrechts-University of Kiel, Kiel, Germany
“Advanced and in situ Transmission Electron Microscopy of Growth and Interface Phenomena of Oxide Semiconductor Nanowires”

Kwang Ho Kim
School of Materials Science and Engineering, Pusan National University, Busan, Korea
“Alumina-dispersed Cu alloy of high mechanical strength and electric conductivity beyond conventional limit by interfacial design between alumina particle/Cu matrix”

Ai Leen Koh
Stanford Nanocharacterization Laboratory, Stanford University, CA, USA
“Applications of environmental (scanning) transmission electron microscopy to study oxidation and hydrogenation phenomena in nanomaterials”

Hannes Lichte
Triebenberg Lab, Institute of Structure Physics, Dresden University, Dresden, Germany
“Electron Holography for Structures and Fields in Nanomaterials”

Michael Mills
The Ohio State University, College of Engineering, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Columbus, OH, USA
“Deformation Mechanisms in Superalloys: New Insights from STEM-Based Imaging and Spectroscopy”

Eva Olsson
Department of Applied Physics, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden
“Identifying Active Nanostructures by In Situ Electron Microscopy for Design of Tailored Materials”

Davor Pavuna
Department of Physics, PH (Ecublens), École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
“Electric Field Effect Studies in High-Tc Cuprates and Related Materials”

Milenko B. Plavšić
Faculty of Technology and Metallurgy, University of Belgrade, Karnegijeva 4, Belgrade, Serbia
"The half of millennium since publishing of the first exact contribution to the elastomer concept – some lessons of epistemology and some prospect for the future"

Velimir Radmilović
Nanotechnology and Functional Materials Center, Faculty of Technology and Metallurgy, University of Belgrade, Belgrade, Serbia
“Zigzag Inversion Domain Boundaries in Functional Oxide Nanowires”

Peter Franz Rogl
Institute of Physical Chemistry, University of Vienna, Wien, Austria
“Thermoelectric Materials for automotive applications”

Harald Rose
Ulm University, Germany University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany; Institute of Applied Physics, Technical University Darmstadt, Germany
“Holographic Imaging and Optical Sectioning in the Aberration-corrected STEM”

Mamoru Senna
Faculty of Science and Technology, Keio University, Yokohama, Japan
“Alkali Metal-Containing Complex Oxide Nanoparticles for Advanced Materials”

Kyung-Ho Shin
Technology Policy Research Institute, Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Seoul, Korea
“Technology transfer, especially in Materials Science”

Richard Siegel
Materials Science and Engineering; Rensselaer Nanotechnology Center & NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, USA
“20 YEARS OF NANOSTRUCTURED MATERIALS: ENABLING NANOTECHNOLOGY TO BENEFIT SOCIETY”

Robert Sinclair
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, CA, USA
“An Up-date on In Situ and Environmental High Resolution Electron Microscopy of Material Reactions”

Erdmann Spiecker
Center for Nanoanalysis and Electron Microscopy (CENEM), Department Werkstoffwissenschaften, Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen, Germany
"Structure and Properties of Dislocations in Bilayer Graphene"

Knut Urban
RWTH, Aachen, Germany; Microstructure Research, Institute of Solid State Research, Jülich, Germany
“Solving problems in nanodimensions by aberration-corrected transmission electron microscopy with picometer precision”

Peter W. Voorhees
Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA
“Quantum Dot Formation on Nanowires”

James Wittig
School of Engineering, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
“Characterization of the Deformation Mechanisms in High-Mn Austenitic Steels”

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