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Thursday 27 July

Room Plenary Hall 2-3
8:30 8.30am: Plenary
Professor Oliver Einsle
Spemann Graduate School of Biology and Medicine Freiburg, Germany
5 mins travel time
Room Room 101
9:35 Hydrophobic interactions & surface forces in petroleum and mineral engineering
Hongbo Zeng
10:20 Morning tea (25 mins)
Room Room 101
10:45 Temperature responsive polymers in mineral processing
George Franks
11:15 Microfluidic approaches to studying mineral processing phenomena
Craig Priest
11:30 Selective oil droplet attachment on hydrophilic mineral surfaces
David Beattie
11:45 Dissolution of femtoliter surface droplet-array driven by extensional flow
Lei Bao
12:00 Lunch (60 mins)
Room Room 101
13:00 Foams and emulsions stabilized by nanoparticles of varying hydrophobicity/ shape
Regine von Klitzing
13:45 Formation of surface nanodroplets under controlled flow conditions
Xuehua Zhang
14:15 The biocide toolbox: AFM and XPS studies of surface biocides
Ralph Cooney
14:30 Graphene quantum dots (GQDs) based aptasensor toward intracellular cytokine monitoring
Guozhen Liu
14:45 Instant functionalization of gold nanoparticles with thiloated functional nucleic acids
Xinhui Lou
15:00 Coffee break (25 mins)
Room Room 101
15:25 Solvent nanostructure, solvophobic effect and amphiphile self-assembly in ionic liquids
Calum Drummond
15:40 Full-color-emitting carbon dots and ZnO quantum dots for biotechnology
Huan-Ming Xiong
15:55 Fabrication of quantum-dots based fluorescent materials from small to large
Su Chen
16:10 Elegant surface of CoNi alloys toward efficient magnetorheological performances
Wenling Zhang
16:25 Role of the solvophobic effect in protein-ionic liquid
Tamar Greaves )
16:40 Controlling Gold Nanoparticle Deposition on Large Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles
Eric Waclawik
5 mins travel time
Room Plenary Hall 2-3
17:00 5pm: Plenary
Dr Alexander Makarov
Thermo Fisher Scientific Bremen, Germany

Friday 28 July

Room Plenary Hall 2-3
8:30 8.30am: Plenary
Professor Nieng Yan
Tsinghua University, China
5 mins travel time
Room Room 101
9:35 Structuring of food emulsions: colloidal pathways for controlling product properties
Matt Golding
10:20 Morning Tea (25 mins)
Room Room 101
10:45 Structure, rheology and friction of polysaccharide assemblies: from plant cell walls to nanocellulose suspensions
Jason Stokes
11:15 Stabilization of oil/water emulsion using cellulose nanocrystals
Swambabu Varanasi
11:30 Thermal stability of alpha-lactalbumin and beta-lactoglobulin in presence of glycerol
Xiaoxia Chen
11:45 Modular synthesis and photocontrollable biological activity of carbohydrate-based amphiphiles
Brendan Wilkinson
12:00 Lunch (60 mins)
Room Room 101
13:00 Through-space transfer of chiral information mediated by a plasmonic nanomaterial
Ewan Blanch
13:15 A novel bio-inspired self-adhesive structural colored coatings
Panmiao Liu
13:30 New visible light-responsive lyotropic liquid crystalline delivery material
Shiyang Jia
13:45 Manipulating boron nitride nanotubes and hexagonalBN in dynamic thin films
Ahmed Hussein Al-Antiki
14:00 Designed ionic liquids to investigate protein self-assembly, stability and activity
Radhika Arunkumar
14:15 Characterization of amphiphile self-assembly in protic ionic liquid based solutions
Dilek Yalcin
14:30 Unique Phase Behaviors in Gemini Surfactant/Protic Ionic Liquid Binary Systems
Xiao Chen
15:00 Coffee break (25 mins)
5 mins travel time
Room Plenary Hall 2-3
8:30 5pm: Plenary
Professor Robert Grubbs
Californian Institute of Technology, USA