Event Name International Conference "New frontiers of nanomaterial technologies for applications in biology and medicine"
Start Date 10th Jul 2014 9:00am
End Date 11th Jul 2014 1:00pm
Duration 1 day and 4 hours

Organized by

  • Faculty of Natural Sciences, University of Tirana. Tirana, Albania
  • Faculty of Geology and Mining, Polytechnic University of Tirana, Tirana, Albania
  • Dipartimento di Scienze Chimiche e Tecnologie dei Materiali (DSCTM), CNR, Roma, Italy
  • Istituto di Cristallografia (IC) - CNR, Bari Italy.
  • Centre d'Investigaciò en Nanociéncia I Nanotecnologia (CN2), Barcelona, Spain
  • Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT), Genova, Italy
  • Istituto per la Sintesi Organica e la Fotoreattività (ISOF)-CNR, Bologna, Italy
  • Università degli di Studi di Bari, Bari, Italy
  • Physical Sciences and Engineering Division. King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Saudi Arabia
  • OPAL (Organization for Promoting Crystallography in Albania), Tirana, Albania

Invited speakers

Prof. Luigi Ambrosio, Director of DSCTM, CNR, Italy
Polymer based nano-structures for tissue regeneration

Dr. Roberto Zamboni, Director ISOF-CNR, Italy
Silk: a natural biomaterial enabling advanced optoelectronic and photonic devices for living technologies

Dr. Michele Saviano, Director IC-CNR, Bari, Italy, and President of AIC
Molecular targeting in nanomedicine

Dr. Dritan Siliqi, IC-CNR, Italy
Synergic use of Small Angle X-ray Scattering (SAXS) with crystallography for the study of bio-materials

Dr. Cinzia Giannini, IC-CNR, Italy
Exploiting high brilliance synchrotron-like micro-focused beams in a table-top facilities to study nano- and bio-materials

Prof. Arben Merkoci, ICN2, Spain
Nanobiosensing and actuating in lab-on-chip and paper-based lateral flow platforms

Prof. Salvador Alegret, UAB, Spain
Bioanalitical Nanotechnology. An example of technoscientific convergence

Prof. Víctor F. Puntes, ICN2, Spain
Nanocrystals as reagents: building next generation of nanoparticles

Dr. Teresa Pellegrino, IIT, Italy
Development of magnetic nanomaterials for intelligent drug delivery and cancer therapy

Prof. Enzo di Fabrizio, KAUST, Saudi Arabia
Nanostructures for photonics and sensors in medicine

Prof. Gianluca M. Farinola, Dipartimento di Chimica, Università degli Studi di Bari "Aldo Moro", Bari, Italy
Nanostructures silica from diatoms microalgea: smart  materials for biology and medicine

Dr. Lucia Curri, IPCF-CNR, Italy
Inorganic nanoparticles and nanocrystals active in the NIR region for biological applications

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Location Tirana
Contact Dritan Siliqi
URL http://www.ba.ic.cnr.it/content/conference-Tirana
Category symposia