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NAP-2019 Conference On “Nanomaterials: Applications & Properties”: 2nd Call for Abstracts

Monday, May 20th, 2019

NAP-2019, 9th IEEE International Conference On “Nanomaterials: Applications & Properties”: 2nd Call for Abstracts

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The “NANOMATERIALS: APPLICATIONS & PROPERTIES”is a prime international conference that covers a broad spectrum of nanoscale materials-related topics. The 2019 conference will be held in Odessa, Ukraine in Sept. 10-15, 2019. It is co-organized by Sumy State University and the IEEE Nanotechnology Council , and supported by the IEEE Magnetics Society and the International Union of Pure and Applied Physics (IUPAP).

As the NAP-2019 conference is approaching we would like to provide few important updates and reminders:

  • The deadline for the abstract submission is May31, 2019. 
  • We expect to send out the acceptance and presentation format (oral/poster) notifications by end of June, the latest.
  • The Second Call for Abstracts  is now available for downloading
  • The most current list of confirmed international Plenary (3), Keynote (7) and Invited (17) presentations can be found online.

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Search for Editor-in-Chief: IEEE Transactions on Nanobioscience

Saturday, May 4th, 2019

The IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBS), IEEE Nanotechnology Council (NTC), and IEEE Robotics and Automation Society (RAS) are undertaking a search for Editor-In-Chief for the IEEE Transactions on Nanobioscience (TNB).

TNB reports on original, innovative and interdisciplinary work on all aspects of molecular systems, cellular systems, and tissues (including molecular electronics). Topics covered in the journal focus on a broad spectrum of aspects, both on foundations and on applications. Specifically, methods and techniques, experimental aspects, design and implementation, instrumentation and laboratory equipment, clinical aspects, hardware and software data acquisition and analysis and computer based modelling are covered (based on traditional or high performance computing – parallel computers or computer networks).

The Editor-in-Chief position is for a three-year term and is renewable for an additional three years. The term of appointment will start January 2020. At the time of appointment, the successful applicant must be a member of the IEEE EMBS. The Editor-in-Chief reports to a Steering Committee with representatives from EMBS, NTC, and RAS.

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Call for Nominations: Editor-in-Chief of IEEE Nanotechnology Magazine

Thursday, May 2nd, 2019

Nomination Deadline: June 30, 2019

The IEEE Nanotechnology Council (NTC) invites nominations for the position of Editor-in-Chief for IEEE Nanotechnology Magazine (INM). The Editor-in-Chief appointment is for a 2-year term (renewable twice) starting January 1, 2020.

The IEEE Nanotechnology Magazine was launched in 2007 to provide leading edge information on all aspects of nanotechnology including theory, analysis, design, implementation, and applications related to creation of materials, devices, structures, etc.  With a focus on multi- and interdisciplinary communication in the state of the art in the field of nanotechnology, the magazine covers new research and developments toward a broad audience, tutorials, and surveys in the field of nanotechnology in addition to industry news, research news, education news, policy news, opinion pieces, book reviews, updates on people, introduction to new tools and techniques, funding and meetings news, patent summary, and commercialization.

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IEEE-NANOMED 2019 Call for Papers

Wednesday, May 1st, 2019

Website: http://ieee-nanomed.org/2019/

The 13th IEEE International Conference on Nano/Molecular Medicine & Engineering (IEEE-NANOMED 2019) will be held from November 21 to 24, 2019 in Gwangju, Korea. The conference is one of the premier annual events organized by the IEEE Nanotechnology Council (NTC), dedicated to provide a forum to discuss the latest developments in all areas of the Nano/Molecular Medicine & Engineering.

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Conference topics include:
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Call for 2019 Nominations IEEE Nanotechnology Council

Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO 24-JUNE

The IEEE Nanotechnology Council (NTC) is seeking nominations for the following positions:

(1) VP for Publications (2020-2021)
(2) VP for Technical Activities (2020-2021)

Unless otherwise noted, all positions are two-year terms and start Jan. 1, 2020.

Nominations should include a statement from the candidate and a bio in IEEE format. The deadline for nomination is June 24, 2019. A position description and nomination form are in the NTC Nomination Package, which can be downloaded at here. Duties for the positions are described in the Constitution which can be found here.

Eligibility: Candidates are nominated from current AdCom members or from those past members who have served as Member Society-appointed or ex-officio AdCom members within the previous five years. Review the AdCom roster at https://ieeenano.org/adcom/.

NOTE: Nominations may be made only by voting AdCom members (one per Society, as designated by the Society).

Note: An individual may not serve concurrently as both a Council officer and a Council Member Society representative.

Please email the nominations to Wen Li, Chair, NTC Nominations Committee at wenjli@cityu.edu.hk by midnight (HK Time) 24-June-2019.

The election will be held at the NTC AdCom on July 23, 2019 in Macau.

 

IEEE NMDC 2019 Call For Papers

Sunday, April 14th, 2019

IEEE NMDC 2019 14th IEEE Nanotechnology Materials and Devices Conference

Stockholm, Sweden October 27-30 2019

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IEEE NMDC 2019 website: https://www.nmdc2019.conf.kth.se

IEEE Nanotechnology Council’s NMDC 2019 conference will bring together key researchers from every sector in the nanotechnology research field, with a special focus on Materials and Devices. Conference papers will be published in IEEE Xplore. Authors of selected papers will be invited to submit their extended article version to: IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology, and IEEE Nanotechnology Magazine. Best paper awards will be given in several categories at the conference banquet, to be held at the “Vasa museum” (17th century ship). Special sessions on focused or “hot” topics may be suggested.

The topics include but are not limited to:
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Call for Proposals for Future IEEE NTC Conference Sites

Saturday, April 6th, 2019

 

The IEEE Nanotechnology Council (NTC) is calling for proposals for future sites for IEEE NANO 2022 and for IEEE NMDC 2021.

Deadline June 30

IEEE NANO 2022:

The annual IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology is the NTC’s flagship event. The conference scope covers a wide range in nanoscience and technology. In particular, it covers nanofabrication, nanomanufacturing, nanomaerials, nanobiomedicine, nanoenergy, nanoplasmonics, nanoelectronics, nanosensors and nanoactuators, characterisation and modelling of nano structures and devices. Research in both experiments and simulation is reported. Industry is encouraged to present its research projects. NANO 2019 and 2020 will be held in Macau, China; Montreal Canada; respectively.

We are now seeking proposals for NANO 2022 which is expected to run in IEEE Regions 10 (Asia). NANO should be run at the end of July, preferably in the last week.

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NMDC 2018 Report

Wednesday, March 27th, 2019


The 2018 IEEE Nano Materials & Devices Conference (NMDC), sponsored by the IEEE Nanotechnology Council (NTC), was held on October 14th to 17th in Portland, Oregon. There were a total of 172 attendees from 22 countries, including 47 students, 115 “university” and 57 “other.” Conference details can be found on the conference website at:

www.ieeenmdc.org/nmdc-2018/

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Call for Nominations for Chapter of the Year Award-2019

Thursday, March 14th, 2019

The IEEE Nanotechnology Council (NTC) Chapter of the Year Award is intended to encourage a successful and effective overall performance of the Chapter in terms of its activities. Exemplary Chapters must have a high number of activities and creativity. The Chapter must consistently be active in organizing activities throughout the year.

All nomination materials must reach the NTC Awards Committee by March 31st , 2019. Nominations may be made by any full IEEE member, or by a representative of the nominee chapter.

For details on nomination process and criteria, see the Chapter Award information page.

 

Announcing 2019 NTC Distinguished Lectures

Sunday, March 3rd, 2019

The IEEE Nanotechnology Council (NTC) has appointed its Distinguished Lectures for 2019.

IEEE Student Branches, NTC or member Society Chapters and NTC and member Society Conferences can request NTC Distinguished Lecturers (based on availability of funding).  See the Distinguished Lecture Program page for information.

New lectures for 2019:

Jr-Hau He, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Jeddah, Saudi Arabia; “Toward Highly Efficient Solar Water Splitting: A Concurrent Electrical, Optical, and Catalytic Design”

Chenzhong Li, National Science Foundation, Alexandria, VA, USA

  1. Biomedical Devices for Nano-Theranostics
  2. Bioelectronic and Biosensors-From Cell on a Chip to Point of Care Testings
  3. NanoBiosensing Research-Challenges, Opportunities, and Perspectives From USA National Science Foundations

Seiji Samukawa, Institute of Fluid Science, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan; “Creating Green Nanostructures and Nanomaterials for Advanced Energy Nanodevices”

Subramanian Sankaranarayanan, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, IL USA; “Bridging the electronic, atomistic and mesoscopic scales in materials modeling using machine learning”

Prof. Ved Ram Singh, National Physical Laboratory (NPL), New Delhi, India

  1. Nano-sensor technology with IoT
  2. Advanced nanosensors and systems for u-health care
  3. Nano-Cancer Technology: New Diagnostic and Therapeutic Devices

Dmitri Strukov, ECE Department, UC Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, CA USA; “Recent Results and Future Prospects for Mixed-Signal Neuromorphic Inference Accelerators”

 

Continued from 2018:

Dominique Baillargeat, University of Limoges, France; “3D Radio-Frequency to millimeter wave heterogeneous system integration: Emerging nanotechnology for RF nanopackaging, the link between nanoscopic and macroscopic worlds?”

Samir Iqbal, Professor and Chair, Department of Electrical Engineering, Professor, School of Medicine, University of Texas Rio Grande Valley

  1. Nanotextured Microfluidic Substrates to Interface Living Systems;
  2. Cancer Nanotechnology;
  3. Nanotextured Materials for Selective Biosensing

Xiaoning Jiang, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC;  “Nanoacoustics: Materials, Devices and Applications”

Xiao Wei Sun, Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, College of Engineering, Southern University of Science and Technology, 1088 Xue-Yuan Road, Nanshan District, Shenzhen, Guangdong 518055, China; “Colloidal Quantum Dots for Energy-Saving Quality Displays and Lighting”