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Scope

NANOSEA 2012 will primarily focus on the following topics that are of strong current interest in fields of nanostructures self-assembling and nanopatterned substrate:

  • Nanostructured Materials
    • Semiconductor
    • Metallic
    • Organic
    • Biological
    • New materials and structures
  • Nanostructures classes
    • Quantum dots, quantum wires and quantum wells
    • Nanotubes and nanorods
    • Graphene layers
    • Nanoparticles and Nanoprecipitates
    • Nanoporous material
    • Very thin multilayers and superlattices
  • Local structure of nanostructures
    • Effects of local structure on properties in nanostructured materials
    • Quantitative characterization of atomic arrangements
    • Characterization of nanoparticle surfaces
    • Characterization of internal interfaces
  • Self-assembling techniques
    • Nanopatterning by lithographic techniques
    • Ion-beam lithography and patterning
    • Nanopore fabrication and Pore filling
    • Substrate nanostructuring
    • Co-polymer template
    • Surface passivation
    • Functionalisation and catalysts
    • Nanofabrication
  • Modelling
    • Self-organisation and pattern formation
    • Thermodynamics and kinetics of nucleation and growth
    • Ab initio theory for spintronic materials and spin transport
    • Defects and impurities
    • Non-radiative and relaxation processes
    • Transport
  • Properties
    • Electronic and optical
    • Magnetic
    • Size dependent properties and transport
    • Mechanical
    • Structure, microstructure, and morphology
  • Applications
    • Novel microelectronic device
    • Nanoelectronic devices
    • Molecular devices
    • Nanodevice fabrication technology, characterization, properties and modelling
    • Photonic and photovoltaic devices
    • Chemical and biological sensors
    • Multifunctional spin devices
    • Magnetic random access memories (MRAM)
    • Other applications in medicine, biology, energy and environment...