Nanoscience Days 2018: Jyväskylä, 9-10 October

Visit us at the Nanoscience Days 2018 on 9-10 October 2018 at the University of Jyväskylä, Finland.

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Blue Scientific SPM Conference: follows immediately after
Nanoscience Days, October 10-11

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Nanoscience Days

Nanoscience Days is an annual conference that’s been running for over ten years. The event is aimed at a diverse, multidisciplinary audience of chemists, physicists, biologists and other researchers. The programme presents an overview of the field of nanoscience and nanotechnology together with recent research, emerging trends and perspectives:

  • Seminars with high-profile plenary speakers
  • World class researchers, afterworks and poster presentations
  • Industrial exhibition
  • Meeting old friends in the scientific community and making new ones

Plenary Speakers

  • Prof. Björk Hammer – Aarhus University, Denmark
  • Prof. Peter Liljeroth – Aalto University, Finland
  • Prof. Musa Mhlanga – University of Cape Town, South Africa
  • Prof. R.J. Dwayne Miller – Hamburg DESY, Germany
  • Assoc. Prof. Jill Millstone – University of Pittsburgh, United States
  • Dr. Danny Porath – Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
  • Prof. Gijs Wuite – Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the Netherlands
  • Acad. Prof. Seppo Ylä-Herttuala – University of Eastern Finland

Conference Programme

Tuesday 9th October 2018

  • 8:00 Registration opens
  • 9:00 Musa Mhlanga, University of Cape Town, South Africa
  • 10:00 Seppo Ylä-Herttuala, University of Eastern Finland
    Nanomedicines, genes and cardiovascular diseases
  • 11:00 Coffee/snack break
  • 11:30 Gijs Wuite, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, the Netherlands
    Frontier in direct observation and manipulation of molecular Interactions
  • 12:30 R. J. Dwayne Miller, Hamburg DESY, Germany
    Mapping Atomic Motions with Ultrabright Electrons: Realisation of the Chemists’ Gedanken Experiment
  • 13:30 Lunch
  • 15:00 Peter Liljeroth, Aalto University, Finland
    Atomically precise nanomaterials through on-surface synthesis
  • 16:00 Danny Porath, Hebrew University, Jerusalem, Israel
  • 17:00 Poster session with Coffee/snack
  • 17:45 Tour of NSC (until 19:00)
  • 19:00 Conference Dinner at Restaurant Piato, Agora (until 22:00)

Wednesday 10th October 2018

Poster Session

Share your research in the poster session on Tuesday afternoon. Usually there are 60-90 posters on display throughout the conference. Poster abstracts are also published online.

If you’d like to submit a poster, give an abstract on your registration form. The deadline is 15th September 2018.


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Blue Scientific at Nanoscience Days

Visit our stand in the industrial exhibition to find out about our portfolio of instruments for nanoscience:

Gatan OneView TEM Camera

Gatan OneView TEM Camera

SPM Conference and User Meeting

We’re holding an SPM Conference and User Meeting on 10-11 October 2018 (lunch to lunch) immediately after Nanoscience Days, at the same venue. The conference is free to attend but registration is required. Focus on SPM with talks from invited speakers, practical hands-on workshops and networking opportunities for the Nordic SPM community.

Invited speaker list, details & registration

Nordic SPM Conference 2018

Register for Nanoscience Days

SPM Conference 10-11 October 2018

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