Advanced Nanomaterials and Nanotechnologies for Biomedical Applications

Invited Speakers:

  • Sanford A. Asher, University of Pittsburgh, USA
    Protein hydrogel photonic crystal sensors for chemical and biological analytes
  • Cindi Dennis, The National Institute of Standards and Technology, USA
    Magnetic nanoparticles and the influence of their magnetic properties for biomedical applications
  • Jon Dobson, University of Florida, USA
    Nanomagnetic remote control of cell signaling and gene expression
  • Ioanna Giouroudi, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
    Microfluidic biosensors using magnetic nanoparticles
  • Jong-in Hahm, Georgetown University, USA
    Fundamentals and applications of zinc oxide nanorods in enhanced optical bioassays
  • Hafsa Khurshid, University of South Florida, USA
    The Next Generation of Multifunctional Magnetic Nanoparticles for Biomedical Engineering Applications
  • Pratap Kollu, University of Cambridge, UK
    Magnetically barcoded microcarriers detection with TMR and asymmetric giant magneto-impedance sensors
  • Chian-Hui Lai, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Germany
    Synthesis of glyco-nanoparticle and its bio-medical application
  • Gil Lee, Conway Institute of Biomolecular & Biomedical Research, Ireland
    Study of the interaction of superparamagnetic nanoparticles with cells: Targeting and mechanochemical response
  • Steven Lenhert, Florida State University, USA
    Lipid nanotechnologies for drug screening and biosensor microarrays
  • Chenzhong Li, Florida International University, USA
    Rapid nanotoxicity assay using biosensing devices
  • Kenzo Maehashi, Osaka University, Japan
    Graphene-based biosensors and graphene synthesis
  • Kohji Mitsubayashi, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
    Glucose-driven “Organic Engine” with enzyme membrane for autonomous drug release system for diabetes as self-sustainable artificial pancreases
  • Subhra Mohapatra, University of South Florida, USA
    Potential of graphene as nanomaterials for biomedical applications
  • Kytai Truong Nguyen, The University of Texas at Arlington, USA
    Multifunctional nanoparticles for lung cancer therapy
  • Vinh Q. Nguyen, Virginia Tech, USA
    New insights into the picosecond dynamics of water and solvated proteins
  • Anna Pyayt, University of South Florida, USA
    Single cell endoscopy


Workshop Chair:

  • Jon Dobson, University of Florida, USA
  • Gil Lee, Conway Institute of Biomolecular & Biomedical Research, Ireland
Operating Organization



University of Electronic Science and Technology of China