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The International Association of Nanotechnology (IANT), is a non-profit organization with the goals to foster scientific research and business development in the areas of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology for the benefits of society.

The annual meeting of the International Congress of Nanotechnology (ICNT) 2005 will be held on October 31- November 4, 2005 at the San Francisco Airport Marriott Hotel.

Golden Gate Bridge San Francisco


ICNT is the premier international conference,  which covers a comprehensive spectrum of the emerging field of Nanotechnology: from the latest research and development in nanomaterials, nanoelectronics, nanophotonics, nanobiotechnology, nanomedicine, nanoethics, education, environmental, societal and health and safety implications, to nanotech venture capital investment and technology joint venture.

New Announcement:
Partial list of more than 100 speakers from 33 countries and poster presenters with accepted abstracts (as of July 12, 2005, more will be posted soon)

ICNT 2005 features advanced nanotechnology and its diversified applications in the following industries: electronics,  material science, chemical,  semiconductor, automotive, textile,  aerospace, biophamaceuticals and medical technology.

The uniqueness of the International Congress of Nanotechnology is its core value based on:

  • Technology Focused
  • Market Driven
  • Safety First
  • Socially Responsible
  • Environmental Friendly
  • Collaborative Effort
  • Open Minded
  • Equal Opportunity
  • Mutual Respect
  • World-Wide
Be a part of the global community and let your opinion be heard at the Congress!.


The Congress is organized to meet the needs of researchers, engineers, social scientists, business professionals and corporate executives who are actively involved or interested in the fast growing field of Nanotechnology.

  • The premier and one stop shop international conference covering a broad spectrum of Nanotechnology: from Science, Technology to Business.

  • Great network opportunity with your peers and more than 100 distinguished speakers from 33 countries.
  • For scientists and researchers: to present your research paper at the prestigious international conference and publication to the Proceeding of ICNT.
  • For social scientists: a unique opportunity to discuss and debate on various thought-inspiring topics relating to the long term impact of Nanotechnology.
  • For university directors: to show-case your research program and network with peers in the academia and industry.
  • For government agencies: to showcase your economic development based on the emerging industry.
  • For start-up entrepreneurs: to present your business plan and net work with prospective angels and investors.
  • For nanotech executives: to show-case your technology and products to prospective buyers and corporate partners
  • For Fortune 500 company executives: to find new technology for investment and technology licensing.
  • For venture capitalists: an opportunity to evaluate the state-of-the-art technology of tomorrow and investment opportunities.
Useful links
Speaking opportunity Application Form
Abstract Submission Online
Poster Presentation Guidelines
Guidelines for submission to the ICNT Proceeding
Conference Registration
Exhibit and sponsorship
Hotel Reservation


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Event Sponsors


Building Infrastructure for the Next Frontier:

  • Presenting the ROAD MAP for Nanotechnology Industry
  • Focusing on the converging of Nano-Bio-Info technologies
  • Presenting the state-of-the-art Scientific and Technological advancement
  • Highlight a wide spectrum of its applications: from electronics to chemical industry, from semiconductor to aerospace, from automotive to textile, from chemical to biotechnology industry.
  • Working groups and forum on developing Nomenclature and Standards
  • Working groups and forum on Nano Toxicology
  • Working groups and forum on Education and Training
  • Investment Forum for Emerging Nanotech Companies
  • Discussion Forum on Ethics, Social, Environmental and Health Safety
  • Open Public Forum and Debate on Nano Economy


The ICNT 2005 features several international symposia:

  • International Symposium on Nanomaterials and Nanoparticles

  • International Symposium on Nanoelectronics and Nanophotonics

  • International Symposium on Bionanotechnology and Nanomedicine

  • International Symposium on Nomenclature & Standards in Nanotechnology

  • International Symposium on Ethics, Societal, Environmental and Legal  Implications of Nanotechnology.

In addition, ICNT presents the following forums:

  • Education Forum

  • Nanotechnology Investment Forum

  • Public Form (general public is invited on Friday 4, 2005)


  • Nanomaterials
  • Nanodevices
  • Nanoelectronics
  • Nanobiotechnology
  • Nanomedicine
  • Nanotechnology in Semiconductor Industry
  • Nanotechnology in Aerospace
  • Nanotechnology in Biopharmaceutical Industry
  • Nanotechnology in Textile industry
  • Nanotechnology in Energy Industry
  • Nomenclature  Terminology
  • International Standards
  • Nano Tools
  • Molecular Engineering
  • Nano Manufacturing
  • Nanoparticle Toxicology
  • Societal & Environmental Impacts
  • Heath Safety Implications
  • IP and Technology Transfer
  • Research Collaboration
  • Education & Training
  • Capital Funding and Grants for Start-up Ventures
  • Public debate on the implication of converging technologies

  • and other related topics


Fabio Pichierri, Professor, 21st century Center of Excellence, Tohoku University, Sendai, JAPAN

Nigel M. de S. Cameron, Research Professor, Chicago-Kent College of Law, Director of  Institute on Biotechnology and the Human Future , Illinois Institute of Technology, Illinois, USA

Lloyd Leighton Tran, Chairman of Neurobiomed, Inc, California, USA; President of the International Association of Nanotechnology, Program Chair of the ICNT 200

PARTIAL LIST OF SPEAKERS (in alphabetical order)

We are pleased to congratulate the following speakers with abstracts being accepted for presentation at the ICNT 2005, as of July 12, 2005. Additional speakers will be posted online over the next couple of weeks. List of keynote speakers and plenary lectures will be posted at a later date.

If you have already submitted an abstract and have not heard from us or see your name listed below, please kindly contact the Program Coordinator at program@ianano.org. Thanks for your patience and understanding.

We are now coordinating the speaking schedules for more than 100 speakers from 33 countries. The Program Schedule will be announced shortly.

Samuel B. Adeloju and Alexander N. Moline
Water and Sensor Research Group, School of Applied Sciences and Engineering,Monash University, Peninsula and Gippsland Campuses, Victoria 3842, AUSTRALIA.
"Nanocomposite Polypyrrole-GOx/Poly-ortho-phenylenediamine Bilayer Biosensor for Potentiometric and Amperometric Detection of Glucose"
H. Arakawa, M. Maeda, S. Suzuki, M.Kamahori, Hideki Kambara
School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Showa University, Tokyo 142-8555, JAPAN.
Research & Development Division, Kikkoman Corporation, Chiba 278-0037, JAPAN.
Central Research Laboratory, Hitachi Ltd, Tokyo 185-8601, JAPAN.
"Development of novel bioluminescent pyrophosphate assay and
its application to SNPs analysis"

Lloyd Lee, Julia Mullen, Henry Neeman, Jorge Arias, Gerard K. Newman
University of Oklahoma, Chemical Engineering & Materials Science
University of Oklahoma, Computer Science
Worcester Polytechnic Institute, OK, USA
"Integration of High Performance Computing in Nanotechnology:
Combined Research-Curriculum Development [CRCD]Program”

Assoufid, T.F. George, G.A. Mansoori and G. Zhang
Argonne National Laboratory, 9700 South Cass Avenue, Argonne, IL 60439, USA
University of Missouri-St. Louis, One University Boulevard, St. Louis, MO 63121, USA
University of Illinois at Chicago, 810 South Clinton Street, Chicago, IL 60607, USA
Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN 47809
"Diamondoids as Molecular Building Blocks for Nanotechnology"
Gustavo A. Aucar, Patricio F. Provasi, Marina Sanchez, Stephan P. Sauer
Dept. Physics, Northeastern University, Corrientes, ARGENTINA
Dept. Chemistry, University of Copenhagen, DENMARK
"Theoretical analysis of measurable NMR spectroscopic parameters in medium size acyclic hydrocarbons and H-bonded aminoacids"
Bahattin M.Baysal, Alexandra Porjazoska, Oksan Karal-Yilmaz, Nilhan Kayaman-Apohan, Kemal Baysal, Maja Cvetkovska
Dept. of Chemical Engineering, Bogazici University, Istabul, TURKEY
"Biodegradable Copolymers for Tissue Engineering : Preparation, Characterization and Cell Growth"
Deb Bennett-Woods

Regis University, Rueckert-Hartman School for Health Professions, Department of Health Care Ethics, Denver, Colorado 80221 USA
A Practical Framework for the Pragmatic Integration of Ethical and Social Considerations into Funding Proposals for Emerging Technologies"

B. Pegaz, E. Debefve, J. P. Ballini, H. van den Bergh. Y. Konan
Chemin des Alambics, Lausanne, SWITZERLAND
"Effects of Photosensitizers Nanoencapsulation and of the Size of the Nanoparticles on Photothrombic Activity for the Treatment of Choroidal Neovascularisation by Photodynamic Therapy."

H. S. Bhatti, Rajesh Sharma, N. K.Verma, K. Manzoor, S. R. Vadera and N. Kumar
Department of Physics, Punjabi University, Patiala, India.
Institute of Engineering and Emerging Technologies, Baddi,
SPMS, Thapar Institute of Engineering and Technology, Patiala, India.
Defence laboratory, Jodhpur, India.
"Lifetime Shortening in ZnS:Mn Nanophosphors using Quencher Impurity"
"Zinc Oxide Nanostructures: An Idealistic Approach to Sensors, phosphors and Optoelectronics"
Knut Blind
Fraunhofer Institute for Systems and Innovation Research
Karlsruhe, GERMANY

"Standards for Nanotechnology: Future Demand"
L.V. Bochkaryova, M.V. Kireitseu, V.L. Kompis and H. Altenbach
National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, Minsk 223052, BELARUS
Department of Mechanics, University of Zilina, SKOVAKIA
Faculty of Engineering Sciences, Martin-Luther-Universitet Halle-Wittenberg, GERMANY
"Multiscale Computational Simulation and Workbench Tools for
Modelling of CNT-reinforced Composite Materials
Matteo Bogana  and Luciano Colombo
Enrico Fermi Nuclear Engineering Department, NEMAS, Polytechnic of Milan, Milano, ITALY
SLACS and DEMOCRITOS (INFM-CNR) and Department of Physics, University of Cagliari, Cittadella, Monserrato (Ca), ITALY
"Carbon Fullerenes and Beyond:a path toward novel carbon-cluster structures"
B. B. Bokhonov, M.A. Korchagin
Institute of Solid State Chemistry, Siberian Branch, Russian Academy of Sciences, Kutateladze 18, RUSSIA
"Application high energy ball milling and low temperatite annialing for preparation of encapsulated nanoparticles"
Eric M. Brown
Graduate School of Public Affairs, University of Colorado, Denver
Breckenridge, CO, USA
"Nanotechnology Based Water Treatment Technology as a Mechanism for Creating Policy Networks"
Valentin A. Chanturiya and Igor J. Bunin
Research Institute of Comprehensive Exploitation of Mineral Resources (IPKON RAS), Russian Academy of Sciences, 4 Kryukovsky Tupik, Moscow, Russia

"Nanosecond Pulsed Power Technologies For Disintegration And Breaking-Up Of Fine Disseminated Mineral Complexes"
J.J. Carvajal, C.J. Wu, N. M. Gomez, J.C. Rojo
Department of Materials Science and Engineering
State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY, USA
"Controling GaN nanostructure morphologies via substrate engineering"
Hak-Kim Chan
Faculty of Pharmacy, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, AUSTRALIA
"Synthesis of nano-pharmaceuticals by liquid impinging jets"
Jing Hu, Irene M .C. Lo and Guohua Chen
Environmental Engineering Program, School of Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, Clear Water Bay, Kowloon, Hong Kong
"Effect of Metal-doping of Nanoscale Maghemite on Cr(VI) Adsorption and Nanoparticle Dissolution"
Andrew J Cook
Agribusiness and Economic Research Unit, Commerce Division
Lincoln University, Canterbury, NEW ZEALAND
Nanotechnology: Social issues and implications"
Mary Jane Cunningham
Houston Advanced Research Center
The Woodlands, TX, USA
"A Systems Biology Approach to the Toxicity Assessment of Nano-sized Materials."
O.N. Efimov, A.A.Volodin, P.V.Fursikov, B.P Tarasov,   I.I.Khodos, A.A.Pasynsky, A.P.Moravsky 
Institute of Problems of Chemical Physics RAS
Chernogolovka, RUSSIA
"The Fe-Mo cluster as a catalyst for synthesis of carbon bamboo- like nanofibers"
Zahi Fayad
Imaging Science Laboratories
Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
a topic about Nanomedicine (TBD)
Yatendra S. Chaudhary
Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai, INDIA

a topic about synthesis of nanomaterials
Nandita Das
College of Pharmacy, Butler University
Indianapolis, IN, USA
"Delivery of pharmaceuticals to cells and tissues using nanoparticles"
Silvana Fiorito, A.Serafino, F.Andreola
Lab. des Colloides, Verres et Nanomateriaux
University Montpellier II, Montpellier, FRANCE
"Carbon nanoparticle toxicity versus human macrophage cells."  
Torsten Fleischer, Peter Hocke, Armin Grunwald
Institute for Technology Assessment and Systems Analysis (ITAS)
Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe GmbH
"Nano Technology Assessment: Exploring Potentials of
Nanotechnologies, Avoiding Pitfalls of Ignored Risk Perception"
Domínguez Chavez J.G., Gutiérrez Nava M., Martínez García M.
Instituto de Química, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. Cd. Universitaria, Coyoacán, MEXICO
Instituto de Ciencias Nucleares UNAM, Ciudad Universitaria. Circuito exterior, MEXICO
"Synthesis of Allyl-bearing Dendrimers with a Resorcinarene Core and their Supramolecular Complexes with Fullerene C60"
A.M. Gatti  and S. Montanari
Laboratory of Biomaterials – University of Modena and Reggio Emilia – Via Campi, Modena - ITALY
Nanodiagnostics srl – Via E. Fermi, 1/L – 41057 San Vito (Modena) - ITALY
"Nanosafety in nanotechnologies"
M.K. Gilmanov & S.M. Gilmanova
M.A. Aytkhozhin’s Institute of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
Almaty, Kazakhstan
"The new nanocapsules - "Universaldeliverycarrier" for medicinal, biological and gene engineering applications"
László  Guczi, A. Beck and K. Frey
Chemical Research Center, Hungarian Academy of Sciences
Institute of Isotopes, Budapest, HUNGARY
"Nano structured Interfaces between Gold Nanoparticles and Oxide and its Role in Selective CO oxidation"
David Guston
Dept of Political Science, Consortium for Science, Policy and Outcomes, University of Arizona
“NSEC: Center For Nanotechnology In Society At Arizona State University”
James Highfield, Yook Si Loo, Ziyi Zhong & Ruijiang Li
Institute of Chemical & Engineering Sciences, Applied Catalysis Technologies, Jurong Island, SINGAPORE
"Carbon Nanofibre Growth from Low Temperature Methane Decompo-sition over Skeletal Transition Metal Catalysts"
Kenji Hirose and Nobuhiko Kobayashi
Fundamental Research Laboratories, NEC Corporation
Tsukuba, Ibaraki, JAPAN
"Contact effects on transport properties of single molecules between metallic electrodes: ab initio calculation study"
Truell W. Hyde, Bernard Smith, Ke Qiao, Jie Kong, Lorin Matthews
Center for Astrophysics, Space Physics and Engineering Research
Baylor University, One Bear Place #97310, Waco, Texas 76798
"Meso- and Nanoscale Structures in Complex Plasmas"
Tadashi Itoh, Hisazumi Akai, Hisahito Ogawa, Dino Wilson Agerico Tan and Satoshi Ichikawa
Organization for the Promotion of Research on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Graduate School of Engineering Science, Osaka University,  Osaka, JAPAN
"The Graduate and Recurrent Education Programs for Nanoscience and Nanotechnology"
Jun Jiang, Kai Liu, and Yi Luo
Theoretical Chemistry, Royal Institute of Technology, AlbaNova,  Stockholm, SWEDEN
"Elongation method for First-principles study of nano-scale molecular and biological systems"
M.A. Jothirajan
School of Physics, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, India
Ethical And Social Implications Of Nanoscience and Technology"
M.V. Kireitseu, G.R. Tomlinson, R.A. Williams and L. Bochkareva
National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, Lesnoe 19 – 62, Minsk, BELARUS; Rolls-Royce UTC and Dynamics Group, the University of Sheffield, UK ; Institute for Particle Science & Engineering, the University of Leeds, UK
"Next generation vibration damping systems: nanoparticle reinforcement design concepts and computational modelling tools"

Declan Kirrane
ISC, Park Leopold; Brussels, B
"Plans for research in Nanotechnology in the EU 2007-2013"

Valerii M. Kobryanskii
Institute of Chemical Physics RAS
Kosygin St. 4, 117997 Moscow, RUSSIA
"Self-organization of Nanoparticles and Vibrational Coherence in Gels and Composites of Nanopolyacetylen"
Boris G. Konoplev , Eugeny A. Ryndin 
Taganrog State University of Radio Engineering
South Scientific Center of Russian Academy of Science
Taganrog, RUSSIA
"Integrated logic elements based on rearrangement of wave functions"
Xuan Wu, Parveen Sachdeva and Ranganathan Kumar
Department of Mechanical Materials and Aerospace Engineering
University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL, USA
"Molecular Dynamics Simulation for the Heat Transfer Enhancement of Silica Nanofluids"
E.R. Kutelia, D.M. Tsivtsivadze, B.E. Kutelia
Georgian Technical University, Republic Center for Structure Researches (RCSR)
77, Kostava Street, Tbilisi, GEORGIA
"Obtaining of the Nano-Structured Ultrathin Membrane for the Purification of Liquid Gallium from Impurities up to 8N"
C. Christopher Hook , Jennifer Lahl, C. Ben Mitchell
The Center for Bioethics and Culture, CA, USA
"Nanotechnology and the future of medicine: a model of healing and human flourishing"
J.B.K. Law, K.S. Yeong, C.B. Boothroyd, J.T.L. Thong
Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, National University of Singapore, 4 Engineering Drive 3, SINGAPORE.
Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, 3 Research Link, SINGAPORE.
"Directed Wiring of Zinc Oxide Nanowires"
P.F. Lee, D.D. Sun, a and J.O Leckie
School of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, SINGAPORE
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, Stanford University, USA
"Synthesis and Characterization of Nano-structured TiO2"
Xiaohua Li, Jinfan Huang
Department of Chemistry, Nanjing Xiaozhuang College, P. R. CHINA
"Molecular Dynamics Studies of the Kinetics of Phase Changes in Nanoparticles :Crystal Nucleation from Molten Fe1436 and Fe2133 Nanoparticles"
Ruijiang Li & James Highfield.
Process & Modeling Science, I
nstitute of Chemical & Engineering Sciences
Jurong Island, SINGAPORE
"Thermodynamic Modeling of Nanostructured Carbon Growth over Transition Metal Catalysts"
A.M. Lipanov, V.I. Kodolov, A.Yu. Bondar, A.P. Kuznetsov, V.V. Kodolova, I.I. Blagodatskikh, N.V. Semakina
Basic Research-High Educational Center of Chemical Physics and Mesoscopy, Udmurt Scientific Center, Russian Academy of Sciences;
Izhevsk, Udmurt Republic, RUSSIA
"Fundamentals Of Production Technology Of Carbon-Metal-Containing Nanoproducts In Nanoreactors Of Polymeric Matrixes"
Nuo Liu, Yan-rong Li ,Yong-sheng Sun, Hong Deng,Xi Zhou, Hai-jun Wu
School of Microelectronics and Solid State Electronics, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China, Cheng Du, People’s Republic of CHINA
"Z-shaped Exciton Photoluminescence of ZnO Single-Crystal Microtubes"
Erjia Liu
School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Nanyang Technological University,
50 Nanyang Avenue, Singapore 639798, SINGAPORE
"Nanoindentation of diamondlike carbon films"
L. Y. Lo, Y. Li, C.W. Yuen and K.W. Yeung
Institute of Textiles & Clothing
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hung Hom, Kowloon, HONKONG, CHINA
"The Stage of Development of Nanotechnology in Textile Industry"
Weisheng Lin, Yue-wern Huang, Isaac Stayton, Xiao-Dong Zhou, Paul Nam, and Yinfa Ma
Department of Chemistry, University of Missouri-Rolla
Rolla, MO, USA
"Cytotoxicity of Selected Metal Oxide and SiO2 Nanoparticles against Lung Cancer Cells"
Jianyi Lin, Hui Pan, Weizhe Chen, Han Sun, Yuanping Feng and Wei Ji
Institute of Chemical and Engineering Sciences, Singapore
"Optical limiting and hydrogen storage characterization of Cu, Cu2O and CuO nanostructure"
A.T. Mansharipova, S.A. Al-Suhaimi, A.K. Zhusipov, N.A. Samenov, M.K. Gilmanov
Scientific Research Institute of Cardiology and Internal Illnesses
"The new cardiovascular liposomal preparation based on phosphatidylinositol"
G.E. Marchant, K.W. Abbott, S. Gopalan, D.Sylvester.
Arizona State University, Temple, AZ, USA
"Models for the International Regulation of Nanotechnology"
C. J.G. Domínguez, N.M. Gutiérrez, G.M. Martínez
Síntesis Orgánica,
Instituto de Química, UNAM
Circuito Exterior, Cd. Universitaria, Distrito Federal, MEXICO
"Synthesis of Allyl-bearing Dendrimers with a Resorcinarene Core and their Supramolecular Complexes with Fullerene C60"

T.Mathavan, M.A. Jothi Rajan, T.S.Vivekanandam, S.Umapathy
School of Physics, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai, INDIA
Department of Physics, NMSSVN College, Madurai-625 019.
School of Chemistry, Madurai Kamaraj University, Madurai,
Thermal And Electrical Properties Of Pma/Clay Nanocomposite"

John McGinness , Peter Proctor , James Le Quynh, Mike McGinness
Organic Metals, Inc., Houson, TX, USA
a topic about Nanotoxicology
Vladimir V. Milyavskiy, Tatiana I. Borodina, Sergey N. Sokolov, Andrey Z. Zhuk
Institute for High Energy Densities of Russian Academy of Sciences
Izhorskaya 13/19, Moscow, Russia
"Shock Behavior of C70 Fullerite"
Vladimir V. Milyavskiy, Alexander V. Utkin, Konstantin V. Khischenko, Vladislav V. Yakushev, Andrey Z. Zhuk, Vladimir E. Fortov
Institute for High Energy Densities of Russian Academy of Sciences
Izhorskaya 13/19, Moscow 125412, Russia
"Shock Compression and Equation of State of C60 Fullerite"
Leon L. Mishnaevsky Jr.
University of Stuttgart, IMWF, Pfaffenwaldring 32, Stuttgart, Germany, and Darmstadt University of Technology, Institute of Mechanics IV, GERMANY
Optimization of microstructures on the basis of
biomimicking and numerical experiments
John C. Monica, Jr. and John C. Monica,
Porter Wright Morris & Arthur LLP
925 Euclid Avenue, Suite 1700, Cleveland, Ohio 44115, USA
Shook, Hardy & Bacon LLP
2555 Grand Avenue, Kansas City, Missouri 64108, USA
"Preparing For Future Health Litigation: The Application of Product Liability Law To Nanotechnology"
J. H. Moor and J. Weckert
Department of Philosophy,
Dartmouth College
Thornton Hall 6035, Hanover, NH, USA
"Privacy, Control, and Nanotechnology"
F. Moreno and F. González
Department of Applied Physics. Group of Optics.
University of Cantabria, SANTANDER (SPAIN)
"Plasmon Spectroscopy Of Metallic Nanoparticles Close To Dielectric Substrates. Analysis Of Particle-Substrate Interaction Effects"
Sergio E. Moya
Dept Advanced Materials, CIQA (Center for research in applied chemistry), Saltillo, MEXICO
"Nanoscale locking and unlocking of polyelectrolyte brushes for the fabrication of responsive surfaces"
Youngil Na, Jaehyeong Lee and Hakkee Jung
School of Electronic and Information Engineering, Kunsan National University, Chonbuk 573-701, KOREA
"Analysis of Tunneling-Dependent Subthreshold Operation for
Ultimate Double Gate MOSFET"
A. Nasehzadeh, A. Nikakhtar, G. A. Mansoori
Department of Chemistry, Shahid Bahonar University, Kerman 76175, IRAN
University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL, 60607, USA
"Thermodynamic treatment of DNA-dendrimer nano-cluster system"
Ion Nemerenco, Maksim Kireitseu, Jonathan Goldman1 and Juri Istomin
Nanowater Group, New York, NY, USA,
National Academy of Sciences of Belarus, Lesnoe 19 – 62, Minsk, BELARUS, Institute of Oncology and Medical Radiology. BELARUS
"Natural SiO2 mineral stone (“Kremen”) and nanotechnology-based drinking water-filtering and purification solutions for advanced health benefits"
Eugenia Pechkova , Valentina Grasso, Federica Valerio, Pietro Perlo and Claudio Nicolini
Centro Ricerche FIAT, Tecnologie Innovative di Prodotto, Strada Torino, 50, 10043 Orbassano (TO), ITALY
Nanoworld Institute and Biophysics Division, University of Genova, Corso Europa, 30, 16132 Genova (ITALY) and cFondazione Elba, Via delle Testuggini, Roma (ITALY)
"Nanopatterning of Anodic Porous Alumina for Proteomics and Nanocrystallography"
B. Pegaz, E.  Debefve, J. P. Ballini, H. van den Bergh. Y. Konan
Chemin des Alambics, Lausanne, SWITZERLAND
"Effects of Photosensitizers Nanoencapsulation and of the Size of the Nanoparticles on Photothrombic Activity for the Treatment of Choroidal Neovascularisation by Photodynamic Therapy"
C.L. Peterson
Foresight Nanotech Institute
Palo Alto, CA 94306, USA
"Maximizing Success in Public Outreach on Nanotechnology"
Fabio Pichierri
21st century Center of Excellence, Tohoku University, 2-1-1 Katahira, Aoba-ku, Sendai, Japan
From giant molecules to nanoparticles: on chemistry’s contribution to nanomedicine
Pat A. Picariello
ASTM International
100 Barr Harbor Drive, West Conshohocken, PA 19428, USA
"Consensus Standards for Nanotechnology: ASTM International Committee E56"
V. Rajendran
Department of Physics, Mepco Schlenk Engineering College
Mepco Engineering College (PO) - 626 005
Virudhunagar (Dt), Tamil Nadu, India.
"Ultrasonic Applications To Nanomaterials And Its Ability For Characterization"
Dept. of Materials Science-Tmfy-MSE
The Royal Institute of Technology
Brinellvägen 23, Rm 226, Stockholm, SWEDEN
"The future of electronics - Spintronics?"
Gyu Ha Ryu, Yang Ha Cho, Hye Won Roh, Hyun Soon Jung, Na Ree Lee, Hee Chan Kim, Taek Dong Chung, Jong Won Kim, Hai kwang Lee
Medical Device Standardization Division, Korea Food and Drug Administration (KFDA), Seoul, SOUTH KOREA
Seoul National University Hospital, Jongnogu, Seoul,
Sungshin Women’s University, Seoul, 
Samsung Medical Center, Seoul,
"Development of guidelines for nanobiosensor evaluation as medical devices"
Giulio Ruffini, Evangelos Bekiaris, Stella Nikolaou, and Stephen Dunne
STARLAB, Edifici de l'Observatori Fabra, Muntanya del Tibidabo
Cami de l'Observatori s/n, Barcelona, SPAIN
CERTH, Centre for Research & Technology Hellas (C.E.R.T.H.)
Hellenic Institute of Transport (H.I.T.)
17, Poseidonos Ave., Alimos, Athens, GREECE
"SENSATION: advanced sensor development for attention, stress,
vigilance and sleep/wakefulness monitoring"
B. Mamba, R. Krause, S. Durbach, K Salipira
University of Johannesburg, Department of Advanced Chemical Technology,
Doornfontein 2028, Johannesburg, SOUTH AFRICA
"Polymerisation of cyclodextrins with carbon nanotubes for use in water treatment"
N. Samenov
M.A. Aytkhozhin’s Institute of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry
"The new liposomal drug delivery system preparation"
Thomas Sawitowski
Nanotechnology Department
BYK-Chemie GmbH
Abelstrasse 45, 46483 Wesel, GERMANY
"The use of Nanoadditives in plastic and coating composites"
L. Shi, A. Gamboa, B. Hernandez, M. Selke
Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry
5151 State University Drive, Los Angeles, CA, USA
"CdTe Quantum Dots as Photosensitizer Carriers"
Muhammad Raza Shah, Itrat Anis, Qamar Ali, Muhammad Adeel,  Asra Mustafa, Muhammad Zahid, Rakhshinda, Stefan Matile
H.E.J. Research Institute of Chemistry
Dr. Panjwani Center for Molecular Medicine and Drug Research
University of Karachi, Karachi-75270, PAKISTAN
Department of Organic chemistry University of Geneva, Geneva SWITZERLAND.
"Supramolecular Approach to Nano-multifunctional Pores"
Jadab Sharma, Kunjukrishna P. Vijayamohanan
Physical and Materials Chemistry Division,
National Chemical Laboratory, Dr. Homi Bhabha Road, Pune-411008, INDIA
"Versatile Role of Bi/Polyfunctional Organic Molecules in Nanoparticles Synthesis"
Jo Anne Shatkin
The Cadmus Group, Inc. 57 Water Street, Watertown, MA 02472 USA
"Developing a Framework for Risk-Informed Assessments of Nanomaterials"
Ashley J. Shew
Department of Philosophy
University of South Carolina, Greer, SC 29651
"Codifying the Ethics of Nanotechnology"
Juwadee Shiowatana, Pranee Phukphatthanachai, Sudarat Saeseaw, Atitaya Siripinyanond
Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Mahidol University, Rama VI Rd., Bangkok, THAILAND
"Field-Flow Fractionation: A Gentle Tool for Size Characterization of Nano-and Micro- Particles"
Yu.M. Shulga, V.M.Martynenko, R.O.Loutfy, A.P.Moravsky
Institute of Problems of Chemical Physics RAS, Chernogolovka, Moscow region, 142432 RUSSIA
MER Corporation, Tucson, AZ, USA
"Evolved Gas Analysis of Heat-Treated Carbon Nanomaterials"
Inderpreet Singh
Metallurgy Department
Punjab Engineering College
House No. 4020 Sector 46-D, Chandigarh, INDIA
"Critical Analysis In Process Mechanics of Nanomaterials"
Andrew Spowage
Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology
SIMTech, 71 Nanyang Drive, SINGAPORE
"Characterisation of Nanomaterials"
Manabu Sugimoto
Graduate School of Science and Technology, Kumamoto University
Kurokami 2-39-1, Kumamoto 860-8555, JAPAN
"First-Principles Modeling of Molecular Shape in Molecular Recognition"
P.Suraj Thyagarajan & G.P.Neeraj Harikrishnan
Vel Tech Engineering College, Madras, INDIA
Rajarajeswari Engineering College, Madras, INDIA
"Nanophysicians To Prevent Heart Attacks"
I.M. Tiginyanu, E. Monaico and L. Sirbu
National Center for Materials Study and Testing, Technical University of Moldova, Chisinau 2004, Moldova, and Laboratory of Low Dimensional Semiconductor Structures, Institute of Applied Physics, Academy of Sciences of Moldova, Chisinau 2028, MOLDOVA
"Development of semiconductor nanotemplates for nanofabrication"
C.S. Toh, L.Y. Liu and L. He
Department of Chemistry
National University of Singapore
3 Science Drive, SINGAPORE
"Immunoglobulin-nanoporous alumina material for analytical applications"  
I.A. Timoshchenko and A.M. Ilyanok
Belarusian State University, Fr. Skarina Ave. 4, Minsk, BELARUS
Consulting Center “Nanobiology”, Ltd., Filimonov Street, 69, ap.222, Minsk, BELARUS
"Formation of nanojet of radicals for nanolithography purposes"
Francisco Torrens
Institut Universitari de Ciència Molecular, Universitat de València
Dr. Moliner-50, E-46100 Burjassot (València), SPAIN
"Cluster Origin of the Solubility of Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes"
Lloyd L. Tran
International Association of Nanotechnology
Sacramento, CA 95825, USA
"Nanotechnology nomenclature and standards: societal, environmental and safety implications"
Ching-Li Tseng, Feng-Huei Lin
Institute of Biomedical Engineering, National Taiwan University.
No.1, Sec. 1, Ren-ai Rd., Taipei City, TAIWAN (R.O.C.)
"Gelatin nanoparticles surface modified with Avidin-biotinylated EGF for lung cancer targeting delivery"
R. Tyagia, N.C.Mehrab and S.Mozumdara
Department of Chemistry , University of Delhi, Delhi, INDIA
U.S.I.C., University of Delhi, Delhi, INDIA
"Silver Nanorods Synthesis And Their Mechanism Of Formation Through Transmission Electron Microscopy"
Sofía Martínez Vilariño, David Hui, Leo Daniel
Composite Nanomaterials Research Laboratory, University of New Orleans,
2000 Lakeshore Drive, New Orleans LA 70148 USA,
Study Of Barrier Properties Of Epoxy-Nanoclay Composites"
N. Vigneshwaran, A.A. Kathe, , P.V. Varadarajan,
R.P. Nachane and R.H. Balasubramanya

Central Institute for Research on Cotton Technology
(Indian Council of Agricultural Research)
Adenwala Road, Matunga, Mumbai, INDIA
"Biomimetic synthesis of silver nanoparticles using Pleurotus species"
Dietmar Vogel, Neus Sabate, Bernhard Wunderle, Juergen Keller, B. Michel, H. Reichl
Fraunhofer Institute for Reliability and Microintegration, Gustav-Meyer-Allee 25, Berlin, GERMANY
"Nanoreliability for mechanically loaded devices."
A. Wardak, M. E. Gorman, N. S. Swami
University of Virginia, 21100 Surrey Way, Sterling, VA, USA
"Nanomaterials and Environmental & Public Health Regulation: An Interdisciplinary Approach"
M. Witko
Institute of Catalysis and Surface Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, ul. Niezapominajek 8, 30 239 Cracow, POLAND
"Quantum chemistry as a tool to study electronic properties of transition metal oxides"
Gordon C. C. Yang, Chih-Hsiung Hung, Hsiao-Lan Lee, and Ching-Shan Hsu
Institute of Environmental Engineering, National Sun Yat-Sen University, Kaohsiung 80424, Taiwan
"Degradation of Nitrate in the Aqueous Solution by Nanoscale Iron Prepared by Three Different Processes: Performance Evaluation and Comparison"
Yi-Yan Yang, Yong Wang, Li-Hong Liu, R. Powell, Peggy Chan, Kumaresh Soppimath, Xuan Jiang, Shujun Gao
Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology
31 Biopolis Way, The Nanos, #04-01, Singapore, SINGAPORE
"Smart Polymer Nanostructures for Targeted Drug Delivery"
Zhiyong Zhang, Henry J. Liu, and Kyeongjae Cho
Department of Mechanical Engineering,
Stanford University, Stanford, CA, 94305
"Ab Initio Study of Hydrogen Storage on CNT"


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Partial List of Presenting and participating companies at ICNT 2004


Abbott Diabetes Care, Inc. CA, USA

Access Business Group, CA, USA

Advanced Nano Products, SOUTH  .KOREA

Advanced Nano Technology Ltd. AUSTRALIA

Agilent Technologies, CA, USA

Antibodies Inc., CA, USA

ARC Seibersdorf Research GmbH, AUSTRIA

Arizona State University, AZ, USA

Bekey Designs, Inc., VA, USA

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, CA, USA

Biometrology Contract Research, CA, USA

Biotechnology Research Institute, CANADA

Bradcode Limited, UK

Brown University, RI, USA

Burns Doane LLC, CA, USA

CAE/Veolia Environment, France

Canadian Consulate, CA, USA

Carmel Medical Center, ISRAEL

Center for Measurement Standards/ITR, TAIWANI

Center for NanoSpace Technologies, Inc, TX, USA

Center for Responsible Nanotechnology, NY, USA

Centre of Clinical Medicine, CA, USA

Centre of Expertise in Life Sciences, THE NETHERLANDS

Chevron Texaco Molecular Diamond Tech, CA, USA

Chung-Shan Inst. of Science & Technology, TAIWAN

City College of San Francisco, CA, USA

Colorado State University, CO, USA

Cornell University, NY, USA


D.PC.E. University of Palermo, ITALY


Defense Research Development of Canada, CANADA

Department of Defense, CA, USA

DIST Genoa University, ITALY

Dojindo Laboratories, JAPAN

Dojindo Molecular Technologies, MD, USA



Electronic Engineering Times, CA, USA

Electronic Trend Publications, CA, USA

Emory University, GA, USA

Eric Potter Clarkson, UK

ETRI - Future Tech. Res. Div., SOUTH  KOREA

Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, BRAZIL

Ferro Corporation, OH, USA

FM Technologies, Inc., VA, USA

Fong Chia University, TAIWAN

French Consulate of San Francisco, CA, USA


Georgia Institute of Technology, GA, USA

Graduate School of Engineering, Osaka, JAPAN

Greeberg Traurig, LLP, San Francisco, CA, USA

Greenberg Traurig, LLP, Boston, MA, USA

Gwangju Inst. of Science & Technology, SOUTH KOREA

Hakuto California, Inc., CA, USA

Hazard Community & Technical College, KY, USA

Health Technology Group, CA, USA

Howard Hughes Medical Institute, MD, USA

IBM's Almaden Research Center, CA, USA

IEE Publishing - c/o Inspec, NJ, USA

Illinois Institute of Technology, IL, USA

INDA, Association of the Nonwoven  Fabrics Industry, NC, USA

Indian Inst of Technology Kanpur, INDIA

Indian Institute of Science, INDIA

Indian Institute of Technology, INDIA

Institute of Applied Mechanics, INDIA

Institute of Biophysics of Cell of RAS, RUSSIA

Institute of Chemical Processes, Seoul, SOUTH KOREA

Institute of Global Futures, CA, USA

Institute of Theoretical Physics & Astronomy, LITHUANIA

Instituto Mexicano del Petroleo, MEXICO

Intel Corporation, CA, USA

Iowa State University, IA, USA



Korea Inst. of Machinery & Materials, SOUTH KOREA

Korea Institute of Science and Technology, SOUTH KOREA

Korea Research Institute of Chemical Tech, SOUTH KOREA

L-3 Communications, CA, USA

La Follette Institute of Public Affairs, WI, USA

Lehigh University, PA, USA


Los Alamos Laboratory, NM, USA

Max-Planck Institute for Biochemistry, GERMANY

Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, GERMANY

Mccrevick & Associates, CA, USA

Mediabistro, WA, USA

Metanexus Institute, PA, USA

Metfab Technologies, MALAYSIA

Min, Hsieh & Hack LLP, MD, USA

N.E.Chemcat Corporation, JAPAN

NanoGram Corporation, CA, USA

NanoMEMS Research, LLC, CA, USA

Nanomix, Inc, CA, USA

Nanotechnology Research Center, TAIWAN

NASA Ames Research Center, CA, USA

National Science Foundation, VA, USA

National University of Singapore, SINGAPORE

Natural Resources Canada, ON, CANADA

NCD/ NanoDynamics, CA, USA

Netherlands Office for Science & Technology, CA, USA

News.com, CA, USA

Nextrom, FINLAND

National Cancer Institute, National Institute of Health, MD, USA

Nikkei Nano Business, CA, USA

National Institute of Occupational Safety & Health (NIOSH), OH, USA

Center for Disease Control, WV, USA

Nitto Americas, CA, USA

Nitto Denko Technical Corp, CA, USA

Nordic Innovation Centre, NORWAY

North Carolina State University, NC, USA

Northeastern University, ARGENTINA

Northrop Grumman, CA, USA

Oak Ridge National Laboratory, TN, USA


PHYchip Corporation, CA, USA

Physikalisch-Technische Bundesanstalt, GERMANY

Pohang University Science & Technology, SOUTH KOREA

PolyInsight, LLC, OH, USA

Pontificia Universidad Javeriana, COLUMBIA

PPG Industries, Inc., PA, USA

Princeton University, NJ, USA

Procter & Gamble Inc., OH, USA

Prologue, ISRAEL

Quantum Dot Corp, CA, USA

Quantum Insight, CA, USA

Research Centre Julich (ZEL), GERMANY

Rice University, TX, USA


Robert Adler, CA, USA

Roche Diagnostics GmbH, GERMANY

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, NY, USA

S.E. Miller Law Firm, NY, USA

Sandia National Laboratories, NM, USA

School of Chemical Engineering, SOUTH KOREA

Senator Debra Bowen, CA, USA

Seoul National University, SOUTH KOREA

San Francisco State University, CA, USA

Shanghai Institute of Applied Physics, CHINA

Shell Technology Ventures, TX, USA

Society of Manufacturing Engineering, MI, USA

Society for Biomolecular Screening, CT, USA

State Engineering University of Armenia, ARMENIA

State of North Carolina, NC, USA

Steris Corporation, OH, USA

Sungkyunkwan University, SOUTH KOREA

Silicon Valley Technical Institute, CA, USA

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, SWITZERLAND

Technological Institute of Iceland, ICELAND

Tactical Fabs Inc., CA, USA

The Aerospace Corporation, CA, USA

The BOC Group, NJ, USA

The Honorable Congressman, Michael Honda,  CA, USA

The National Hispanic University, CA, USA

The Whitaker Foundation, VA, USA

Tohoku University, JAPAN

Toshiba Corp. R&D Center, JAPAN

Townsend & Townsend & Crew, CA, USA

University of Texas Southwestern, TX, USA

Ultradots Inc., CA, USA

Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, BRAZIL

Universiti Teknologi Petronas, MALAYSIA

University College of the Fraser Valley, CANADA

University of Arkansa at Little Rock, AR, USA

University of Calgary, CANADA

University of California, Berkeley, CA, USA

University of California, Irvine, CA, USA

University of California,  Davis, CA, USA

University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA

University of California, Riverside, CA, USA

University of California, San Diego, CA, USA

University of Canterbury, Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, IL, USA

University of Incheon, SOUTH KOREA

University of New Mexico, NM, USA

University of Oxford, Oxford, UK

University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA

University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA

University of South Carolina, SC, USA

University of Southern Denmark, DENMARK

University of Virginia, VA, USA

University of Washington, WA, USA

US Department of Energy, CA, USA

VentVest Inc., CA, USA

Welsh & Katz, Ltd., IL, USA

West-Holland Foreign Investment Agency, THE NETHERLANDS

Western Business College,CA, USA

WIAS, Weierstrass Institute, GERMANY

Wiggin and Dana, CT, USA

Winston Salem, NC, USA

Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH, USA


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