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AMN8 Speakers 2017

Plenary Speakers

3 June, 2022

Plenary speaker: Professor David A Leigh

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Professor David Leigh introduces the design of an information ratchet - cis/trans isomerisation and rotaxanes at his AMN8 Plenary talk 

All of our advances since technology began have been driven by ever increasing miniaturisation,..In the 1950s computers were the size of a room with little computing power. Now they are millions of times more powerful, all in the size of a pinhead.

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Some Keynote speakers

Professor Javier Aizpurua -  University of the Basque Country, Spain

Professor Toshio Ando - Kanazawa University, Japan

Professor Amanda Barnard - CSIRO Virtual Nanoscience Laboratory, Australia

Dr Karen Cheung, The University of British Columbia, Canada

Professor Steven De Feyter - KU Leuven, Belgium

Professor Albert Folch - University of Washington, USA

Professor Silvia Giordani - Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Italy

Professor Heiner Linke - Lund University, Sweden

Dr Nathan McClenaghan - University of Bordeaux / CNRS, France

Associate Professor Carla Meledandri -University of Otago / The MacDiarmid Institute, NZ

Professor Tomonobu Nakayama - National Institute for Materials Science

Professor Min Qiu - Zhejiang University, China

Professor Thomas Schimmel - University of Karlsruhe – Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

Professor Henry J. Snaith, FRS - Clarendon Laboratory, University of Oxford, UK

The 8th International Conference on Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology (AMN8) in Queenstown, 12 – 16 February 2017 brought over 500 delegates from 34 countries to our biennial interdisciplinary conference that brings together material scientists, chemists, physicists, biologists and engineers to discuss the latest advances in nanotechnology and materials science.

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