23 May 2007 (3 p.m. – 7 p.m.).
Open technology day.
Venue: National Institute for R & D in Microtechnologies (IMT-Bucharest), close to the Bucharest International Airport
Organizers: IMT-Bucharest; 4 M (NoE/FP6); Rhein-Main MST Network
- IMT as a technological platform in micro si nanotechnologies: facilities, open labs, TTI infrastructures (presentation and visits).
- The European experience: technological services in the micro- and nanosystems field: “INTEGRAMplus - Integrated MNT platforms and services – Service Action” – Carmen Moldovan, IMT-Bucharest; “Micro Builder - An Integrated Modular Service for Microfluidics” – Marco Pizzi, TECHFAB, Italy
- “4M NoE: Cross-Divisional Projects to test some applications of microtechnologies" (Introduction to 4M; some examples of 4M cross-divisional projects; 4M & its relation to MINAM technological platform) - Christopher Matthews, Cardiff University, UK
Note: The “open technology day” will facilitate direct contacts for future partnership, as well as a debate on key issues related to the access to high-tech. For participation: contact email@example.com.
24 May 2007 (8:00 – 19:00)
Info-and brokerage event related to the “Micro- and nanosystems” call FP7/ICT/2007
Venue: Chamber of Commerce and Industry, Bucharest
Organizers: National Authority for Scientific Research (Ministry of Education and Research, Romania), IMT-Bucharest, coordinator of MINOS-EURONET project
8:30 – 10:00 Session 1: Announcing the new call and support activities
Presentation delivered by the Head of Unit “Micro- and nanosystems”, EC
Presentations provided by national authorities and European SSA projects.
Provisional programme of session 1:
8:30 – 8:45 Iulia Mihail, Director for European Integration and International Cooperation, National Authority for Scientific Research: Welcome.
8:45 – 9:15 Augusto de Albuquerque, Head of Unit, INFSO G.2 Microsystems, EC: Micro-nanosystems Call (title to be confirmed)
9:15 – 9:30 Eugen Scarlat, Counsellor, National Authority for Scientific Research, Romania, "National R&D&I Strategy - support for European Integration" [abstract & CV]
9:30 – 9:45 Dan Dascalu, IMT-Bucharest, “MINOS-EURONET project”
9:45 – 10:00 Patric Salomon, 4M2C PATRIC SALOMON GmbH – enablingMNT, Germany, “NEXUS project”
10:00 – 10.30: Coffee break
10:30 – 13:00 Session 2: Success stories in FP6 (part A). Micro-nano-biotechnologies
10:30 – 11:00 Thomas E. Hansen-Hagge [CV, photo], Institut für Mikrotechnik Mainz GmbH, “MASCOT project - Integrated Microsystem for the magnetic isolation and analysis of single circulating tumor cells for oncology diagnostics and therapy follow-up”[abstract]
11:00 – 11:30 Jesús M. Ruano-Lopez, IKERLAN, Spain, “OPTOLABCARD project - Mass Produced Optical Diagnostic Labcards Based on Micro and Nano SU8 Layers” [abstract]
11:30 – 12:00 Daniel Hill [CV, photo], Valencia Nanophotonics Technology Center, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain “SABIO project - Ultrahigh sensitivity Slot-w Aveguide BIOsensor on a highly integrated chip for simultaneous diagnosis of multiple diseases” [abstract]
12:00 – 12:30 Eric Moore [CV, photo], Nanobiotechnology Team, Life Science Interface, Tyndall National Institute, Cork, Ireland, “TOXICHIP project - Development of a toxin screening multi-parameter on-line biochip system” [abstract]
12:30 – 13:00 Francisco Javier Muñoz, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas, Centro Nacional de Microelectrónica, Spain, “BioMEMS for rapid immunodiagnostic in food safety” (on behalf of the “Good Food” project, IP in FP6)
13:00 – 13:45: Lunch break
(13:45 – 16:30) Session 3: Success stories in FP6 (part B). Other contributions related to micro-nano-biotechnologies
Other success stories in FP6
13:45 – 14:10 Cristina Buiculescu, IMT-Bucharest, “Emerging microwave and millimeter wave circuits using microsystems technologies” (on behalf of the AMICOM project, NoE in FP6)
14:10 – 14:35 Marius Bazu [CV, photo], IMT-Bucharest, “Design for Reliability – a solution to achieve a better microsystem” (on behalf of PATENT-DfMM project, NoE in FP6) [abstract]
14:35 – 15:00 Pierluigi Civera, TECHFAB, Italy, "From academic research to SMEs product innovation: the TECHFAB challenge"
15:00 – 15:25 Paolo Dainesi, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland "MIMOSA & MINAMI integrated projects: Towards Ambient Intelligence for everyday life"
Other contributions related to micro-nano-biotechnologies
15:25 – 15 :50 Luis Moreno, Research centre in micro- and nano-scale materials and electronics devices (CeRMiN), Université catholique de Louvain, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium, “Development of New Micro- and Nano- Bio- and Environmental SOI-Sensors in UCL” [abstract]
15:50 – 16:10 Irina Kleps, IMT-Bucharest, “Micro- and nanotechnology potential for biomedicine”[abstract]
16:10 – 16:30 Ion Mihailescu, INCDFLPR, Bucharest, "Nanostructured metal oxide thin films for advanced optical sensing of gas traces"
16:30 – 17:00: Coffee break
(17:00 – 19:00) Session 4: Brokerage, short oral presentations and posters
To be completed and posted
List of short oral presentations (completion it is still possible):
- Werner Brenner, Vienna University of Technology, Institute of Sensor and Actuator Systems, Austria
- Patric Salomon, 4M2C PATRIC SALOMON GmbH – enablingMNT, Germany
- Viera Stopjakova, Slovak University of Technology, Slovakia
- Julius Cirak, Slovak University of Technology, Slovakia
- Slavko Amon, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia
- Daniel Hill [CV, photo], Valencia Nanophotonics Technology Center, Spain
- Sven Holmström, Koc University, Turkey
- Wojciech Slysz, ITE Poland
- Marius Bazu, IMT-Bucharest, Romania
- Horia Chiriac, National Institute of R&D for Technical Physics, Romania
- Alina Catrinel Ion, University “Politehnica” of Bucharest, Romania
- Drago Resnik
- Gabrielle Charlotte Chitanu
- Oana NEDELCU
25 May 2007 (9:00 – 13:00)
Symposium “Nano and Giga in Europe: Communicating at the global level”,
25th of May 2007, Romanian Academy (Main Aula of the Library), Bucharest
Organizers: National Institute R & D in Microtechnologies (Bucharest); National Institute for R & D in Physics of Materials (Bucharest); Nano & Giga Solutions Inc., USA.
9.00 Registration of participants
9.30 Anatoli Korkin, Nano and Giga Solutions, Inc., Gilbert, Arizona, USA, “Multi-Scale Materials, Process and Device Design for Advanced and Future Electronics” [abstract]
10.20 Anatoli Korkin, Nano and Giga Solutions, Inc., Gilbert, Arizona, USA - presentation of Nano Giga Conference
10.30 Dan Bog, iMediasoft® Group, Romania, “Nanopolis, Achievements and objectives in multimedia applied to the Nano-Biotechnology field”
11.00 Coffee break
11.30 Cristian Kusko, IMT-Bucharest, Romania, “Left handed electromagnetism in a three-dimensional dielectric structure” [abstract]
12.00 I. Pintilie, Institute for R & D in Physics of Materials, Romania, “Conduction Mechanisms in MIS Structures with High-k Insulator Nano-Layers” (I. Pintilie, A. Goldenblum, M. Buda, G. Iordache, T. Botila
12.30 Mircea Dragoman, IMT-Bucharest, Romania, “Nano and Giga in a single chip - Microwave devices based on carbon nanotubes and grapheme”)
13.00 Magdalena Lidia Ciurea, Institute for R & D in Physics of Materials, Romania, “Quantum confinement levels evidenced by phototransport in nc-Si” (M. L. Ciurea, V. Iancu, I. Stavarache)