Materials Synthesis & Characterizations

Iltai Kim Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi USA
Innovative material characterization with optical diagnostics

Alexander Khmaladze University at Albany SUNY USA
Raman scanning microscopy for nanofiber characterization

Matteo Amati Elettra-Sincrotrone Trieste Italy
Scanning photoemission imaging and spectro-microscopy: a direct approach to spatially resolved XPS for micro- and nano-materials characterization

Maria Luisa Carvalho New University of Lisbon Portugal
X-Ray Fluorescence as non-destructive technique in materials elemental composition: Overview

Giovanni Fanchini University of Western Ontario Canada
Plasmonic solar cell design via three-dimensional near-field scanning optical microscopy (3D-SNOM)

Masaharu Oshima University of Tokyo Japan
Local electronic states of various field effect transistors (FETs) revealed by scanning photoelectron microscopy

Griselda Barrera Galland Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul Brazil
Polyolefins nanocomposites with conductive and magnetic properties

Sang Hun Lee Seonam University South Korea
Acoustic lens with orifice type metamaterial

Kazuo Tanaka Kyoto University Japan
Stimuli-responsive luminochromism of flexible “element-blocks” with group 13 elements

Norton Gomes de Almeida Universidade Federal de Goiás Brazil
Protecting nano-devices against sudden variation of field intensities using negative response

Alexander Gavrilyuk Ioffe Physical Technical Institute Russia
Light to hydrogen processes in solids and related phenomena

Hyun-Joon Shin Pohang University of Science and Technology South Korea
Soft x-ray spectromicroscopy for materials investigation

Hocine Khemliche Université Paris-Saclay France
Ultra-fast crystallization dynamics at an organic-inorganic interface revealed in real time by Grazing Incidence Fast Atom Diffraction

Jeroen A. van Kan National University of Singapore Singapore
Focused MeV Proton Beams for  3D Nano-Lithography and  3D Imaging Outlook Towards Next Generation Proton Microscopes

Masatomo Yashima Tokyo Institute of Technology Japan
Exploration of New Structure Family of Oxide-Ion Conductors by the Bond Valence Method

Chih-Jen Yu Chang Gung University Taiwan
Optical Anisotropy of the Gammadion-Shaped Metamaterial

Tsuneharu KOIDE High Energy Accelerator Research Organization Japan
Electronic and Magnetic States of Correlated Oxides Revealed by X-ray Magnetic Circular Dichroism

Antoine Barbier  Commissariat à l’énergie atomique et aux énergies alternatives France
Epitaxial BaTiO3 (001) thin films based artificial multiferroic heterostructures investigated by synchrotron radiation techniques

Nageswararao Pothana Raja Ramanna Centre for Advanced Technology  India
Investigation of composition of boron carbide thin films by resonant reflectivity

Elwira Wachowicz University of Wroclaw Poland
DFT Study of Metal Intercalation of Graphene on 4H-SiC

Iwao Kawayama Osaka University Japan
Terahertz emission spectroscopy of wide band gap semiconductors

Liqiang Wang Shanghai Jiao Tong University China
NiTi-Nb porous metal prepared by NiTi-Nb eutectic reaction

June-Seo Kim Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science and Technology South Korea
The correlations among the interfacial Dzyaloshinskii-Moriya interaction and other related interface effects probed by an inelastic light scattering

Hyejin Ryu Korea Institute of Science and Technology South Korea
Charge density wave order in 2D transition metal dichalcogenides

Li Wang Chinese Academy of Sciences China
Effect of secondary orientation on mechanical properties of nickel-base single crystal superalloy

Junichi Kurawaki Kagoshima University Japan
Simple synthesis and spectroscopic characterization of gold clusters in water/dodecanethiol

Michele Back Kyoto University Japan
Singly-doped Ratiometric Luminescent Thermometers: Design and Challenges

Lik Hong Wee University of Leuven Belgium
The fabrication of high-performance gas separation composite membranes via structural transformation in metal-organic frameworks

Aniruddha Dutta Queen’s University Canada
Atomic Number Contrast in Transmission Electron Microscopy

Young Mi Lee Pohang Accelerator Laboratory South Korea
Surface Instability of Sn based organometal halide perovskite

Keisuke Shibuya National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology Japan
Metal-insulator transition of VO2 and optical switch based on the transition

Hiroshi Fukuoka Hiroshima University Japan
High-pressure synthesis, structure and properties of ternary chromium sulfides

Damir R. Islamov Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences Russia
How to determine trap dencity in Hf-based high-k when standard chemical techiques do not work

Thu Nhi Tran thi European Synchrotron (ESRF) France
Synchrotron Based Techniques to Study CVD Overgrowth Diamond Layers on HPHT substrates

Takuo Tanaka RIKEN Metamaterials Laboratory Japan
Metamaterial and Nanofluidic Hybrid Device for Ultrasensitive IR spectroscopy

Kosuke O. Hara University of Yamanashi Japan
Compositional control of semiconducting BaSi2 films fabricated by thermal evaporation

Mikhail Yu. Skripkin Saint-Petersburg State University Russia
Ionic processes in solutions and solid phase formation

Li-Qiong Wang Brown University USA
Investigation of Nanoporosity of Carbon Grafted Mesoporous Silicon Sponge Using Hyper-Polarized 129Xe NMR Spectroscopy

Aniruddha Dutta University of Central Florida USA
Atomic Number Contrast in Transmission Electron Microscopy