Symposium Y

Category: Nanomaterials

Symposium Y

Colloidal Nanoparticle-Based Probes and Sensors

(Jointly organized with MRS Japan)

The symposium will gather world leading scientists, clinical scientists, engineers, and industrial players to discuss the following scientific and technological topics, in nanomaterials for applications in diagnosis, imaging in-vivo and vitro, therapy, (bio)pharma, food safety and environmental monitoring.

• Novel design and synthesis of composite organic-inorganic nanoparticles
• Surface functionalization methodologies of colloidal nanoparticles
• Theoretical study of structure-property relationship in nanostructured materials
• Integration of colloidal sensors /assays with microfluidic devices
• On-site operation of colloidal nanoparticle based sensors
• Sensor/assay design and compatibility with different sample matrices
• Scaling up of nanoparticle based sensors

  • Jun CHEN, Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, China
  • Yanglong HOU, Peking University, China
  • Kuniharu IJIRO, Hokkaido University, Japan
  • Kiyoshi KANIE, Tohoku University, Japan
  • Sungjee KIM, Pohang University of Science and Technology, South Korea
  • Le Trong LU, Vietnam Academy of Science and Technology , Vietnam
  • Dongling MA, INRS University, Canada
  • Hedi MATTOUSSI , Florida State University, USA
  • Thomas NANN, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zeland
  • Thomas PONS, ESPCI Paris, France
  • Darren ROWLES, Sona Nanotech Ltd., Canada
  • Shamala Devi SEKARAN, Mahsa University, Malaysia
  • Kohei SOGA, Tokyo University of Science , Japan
  • Geoffrey F. STROUSE, Florida State University , USA
  • Bien TAN, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
  • Tetsu TATSUMA, University of Tokyo, Japan
  • Toshiharu TERANISHI, Kyoto University, Japan
  • Nguyen T. K. THANH, University College London, UK
  • Fiorenzo VETRONE, Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique, Canada
  • Zhenxin WANG, Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
  • Kui YU, Sichuan University, China
  • Dejian ZHOU, University of Leeds, UK


Xiaodi SU
Institute of Materials Research & Engineering, A*STAR, Singapore

Kyushu University, Japan


Yin Thai CHAN
National University of Singapore, Singapore

Florida State University USA

Nguyen T. K. THANH
University College London, UK

Yang XU
Institute of Materials Research & Engineering, A*STAR, Singapore


Xiaodi SU
Institute of Materials Research & Engineering, A*STAR, Singapore


Organizer Contact

Materials Research Society of Singapore
c/o School of Materials Science and Engineering
Nanyang Technological University
50 Nanyang Avenue
BLK N4.1 Level 1 Room N4.1-01-27
Singapore 639798

Conference Secretariat

Towner Post Office
PO Box 189
Singapore 913227
Tel: +65 6900 7183