Symposium AA

Category: Nanomaterials

Symposium AA

Sustainable Nanotechnology – Bringing together Environment and Health Impacts and Novel Applications of Engineered Nanomaterials

Sustainable Nanotechnology is defined as the use and development of nanomaterials in safe and responsible ways, with considerations of environment and human health impacts, in order to sustain economical, social and health benefits. This symposium will discuss issues relevant to sustinable nanotechnology, including the following topics.

  • Nanotoxicology: Health impacts of exposure to engineered nanomaterials
  • Eco-Nanotoxicology: Environmental impacts of released engineered nanomaterial
  • Nanotechnology in food and agriculture applications
  • Life cycle analysis of nanomaterials in nano-enabled products
  • Safe-by-design approaches to develop novel nanotechnologies

~ Information forthcoming ~

Chairs

Kee Woei NG
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Philip DEMOKRITOU
Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health, USA

Co-Chairs

Daniele ZINK
Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, A*STAR Singapore

Julian MCCLEMENTS
University of Massachusetts, USA

Flemming CASSEE
National Institute for Public Health and the Environment, The Netherlands

Correspondence

Kee Woei NG
Nanyang Technological University, Singapore

Email: kwng@ntu.edu.sg

Organizer Contact


Materials Research Society of Singapore
c/o School of Materials Science and Engineering
Nanyang Technological University
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Singapore 639798
Email: info@mrs.org.sg
Website: http://www.mrs.org.sg

Conference Secretariat


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