Monday, July 8th, 2013                                                                  Donwload the program in PDF format


10:00 - 12:00       Reception of participants. Poster mounting

12:00 - 12:30       Opening at Paraninfo of the University of Alcalá. Presided by Sr. Rector Magfco. D. Fernando Galván.

12:30 - 13:15       INAUGURAL SESSION
ChairDr. Alberto Escarpa

                              PLENARY CONFERENCE I:
                              "Nanomachines: latest advances and applications".
                               Dr. Joseph Wang. University of California San Diego, USA.

13:15 - 14:00       SESSION I.
                               (Bio)analytical tools based on nanostructures
Chair: Dr. Ángel Ríos

                               PLENARY CONFERENCE II:
                               "Carbon Nanotube Field Effect Transistor Biosensors".
                                Dr. María Teresa Martínez. Institute of Carbon Chemistry (CSIC), Zaragoza, España.

14:00 - 15:30       Lunch

15:30 - 16:30       SESSION I (Continuation).
                               (Bio)analytical tools based on nanostructures
Chair: Dr. Encarnación Lorenzo

                              Invited Conference 1:
                              "Nanosensors for developing adaptive analytical tools and the future of healthcare". 
                               Dr. Francisco J. Andrade. Rovira i Virgili University.

                              Invited Conference 2:
"Paper-based nanobiosensors in diagnostics". 

                               Mr. Claudio Parolo. Catalan Institute of Nanotechnology.

                              Invited Conference 3:
                              "Electrochemical magnetoimmunosensors for simultaneous determination of Deoxynivalenol,  Fumonisin and Ocratoxin A". 
                               Dr. Juan C. Vidal. University of Zaragoza.

16:30 - 17:00       Flash communications
                               Chair: Dr. José M. Costa                

                               CF-01 "First steps towards the use of screen-printed electrodes and magnetic microparticles for the determination of cocaine".
                                L. Bonel. CAPHER IDI, S.L.

                               CF-02 "Immobilising nanostructured marine diatoms".
                                D. Garibo. IRTA.

                               CF-03 "What about the toxins analysis? New strategies for sensing applications using the chemistry of diazonium group".
                                E. González-Romero. University of Vigo.

                               CF-04 "Titanium phosphate nanoparticles as electrochemical label for biosensors".
   D. Martín. University of Oviedo

17:00 - 18:00       Coffee break + poster session

18:00 - 19:00       SESSION I (Continuation).
                               (Bio)analytical tools based on nanostructures
Chair: Dr. Juan R. Castillo

                              Invited Conference 4:
                              "New trends and applications of imprinted polymers in molecular recognition". 
                               Dr. Javier Urraca. Complutense University of Madrid.

                              Invited Conference 5:
                              "Janus Au-mesoporous silica nanoparticles as integrated systems for controlled delivery and electrochemical biorecognition-signalling"  
                               Dr. Alfredo Sánchez. Complutense University of Madrid.

                              Invited Conference 6:
                                "Graphene for electrochemical sensing and bio-sensing". 
                               Ms. Aida Martín. Unbiversity of Alcalá.

19:00 - 19:40       Flash communications
                               Chair: Dr. Jordi Riu

                               CF-05 "Multi-analyte immunosensor based on electrochemically encoded nanprobes".
                                E. Valera CIBER-BBN / IQAC-CSIC.

                               CF-06 "Chemiresistor based on single wall carbon-nanotubes for detection of Staphylococcus aureus".
                                L. Guadarrama. Rovira i Virgili University.

                               CF-07 "Paper-based ion selective electrodes for lithium detection in blood".
                                M. Novell. Rovira i Virgili University.

                               CF-08 "Multiplexed fluorescent microarray development for the cardiovascular biomarkers detection".
                                J.P. Salvador. CIBER-BBN/CSIC.

                               CF-09 "Magnetic particles as immobilisation supports in sensing and transduction strategies for the detection of aquatic toxins".
                                L. Reverté. IRTA.

20:30                     Live music concert at the auditorium of Basilios College

21:30                     Workshop Dinner


Tuesday, July 9th, 2013


09:00 - 09:45       SESSION II.
                               Synthesis, characterization and applications of nanomaterials
    Chair: Dr. Cristina González

                               PLENARY CONFERENCE III:
                               "Droplet-based microfluidics: towards ultra-high throughput experimentation". 
                               Dr. Andrew de Mello. Institute for Chemical and Bioengineering, Zurich, Switzerland.

09:45 - 10:25       SESSION II (Continuation).
                               Synthesis, characterization and applications of nanomaterials
Chair: Dr. José M. Pingarrón

                              Invited Conference 7:
                              "Asymmetrical flow field-flow fractionation coupled to different complementary detectors for the control of the quality of functionalized metal nanoparticles".
                               Dr. José M. Costa. University of Oviedo.

                              Invited Conference 8:
                              "Catalytic and sustainable synthesis and applications of bare gold nanoparticles"
                               Ms. Ángela I. López-Lorente. University of Córdoba

10:25 - 11:15       Flash communications
                               Chair: Dr. María S. Jiménez

                               CF-10 "Smart thin-film (micro)electrode approaches as suitable electroanalytical tool".
                                M. Castaño. Micrux Technologies.

                               CF-11 "The toxicity of silver nanoparticles depends on their uptake by cells and thus of on their surface chemistry".
                                E. Caballero Díaz. University of Córdoba.

                               CF-12 "pH-dependent optical properties of dye-gold nanoparticle hybrid system".
                                I. Bravo. Autonomous University of Madrid.

                               CF-13 "Spectroelectrochemical detection of catechol at single-walled carbon nanotubes electrodes".
                               J. Garoz-Ruiz. University of Burgos.

                              CF-14 "Uv-visible absorption spectroscopy study of the influence of temperature in the synthesis of gold nanoparticles".
                               A. Heras. University of Burgos.

                              CF-15 "Electrochemical properties of carbon nanomaterials obtained from arch-discharge multi-walled carbon nanotubes".
                               J. Hernández-Ferrer. Institute of Carbon Chemistry-CSIC.

                              CF-16 "Electrochemically generated Pt-Pt nanostructures".
                               M. Martínez-Periñán. Autonomous University of Madrid.

                              CF-17 "Analytical methodologies for studying nanostructural transformations occurring during the synthesis of silver nanoclusters and after uv light irradiation".
                              M. Menéndez-Miranda. University of Oviedo.

11:15 - 12:00       Coffee break + poster session

12:00 - 13:20       SESSION I (Continuation).
                               Synthesis, characterization and applications of nanomaterials
Dr. Agustín Costa

                               Invited Conference 9:
                               Grafting Dyes on Graphene/gold electrodes”

                               Dr. Mónica Revenga. Autonomous University of Madrid.

                               Invited Conference 10:
                              "Direct growth of carbon nanotubes for miniaturised analytical devices".
                               Ms. Isabel Álvarez-Martos. University of Oviedo.

                               Invited Conference 11:
                              "Analytical tools for studying the synthesis of metal nanoparticles".
                               Dr. Álvaro Colina. University of Burgos

                               Invited Conference 12:
                              "Potential of the metallic nanoparticles in analytical chemistry"
                                Dr. Mohammed Zougagh. University of Castilla La Mancha.

13:20 - 14:00       Flash communications
                               Chair: Dr. Arben Merkoçi    

                               CF-18 "Effervescence assisted carbon nanotubes dispersion for the micro-solid phase extraction of atrazine herbicides from environmental waters".
                               G. Lasarte-Aragonés. University of Córdoba.

                               CF-19 Single particle ICP-MS in nanoscience: Lights and shadows.
                               F. Laborda. University of Zaragoza.

                              CF-20 "Detection of D-amino acids of clinical relevance using a microfluidic enzymatic strategy with graphene-based electrodes".
                               P. Batalla. University of Alcalá.

                              CF-21 "Development of nanostructured materials for solar cells and other applications".
                               S. Pinilla. Autonomous University of Madrid.

                              CF-22 "Si nanowires grown on conductive substrates for lithium-ion battery anodes".
                               A. Gómez-Martínez. Autononous University of Madrid.

14:00 - 14:30       Conclusions, closing and poster awards.





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