Opening Ceremony

Honorary Guests for Opening Ceremony

Geneviève Rivoire: Honorary Guest

Françoise Grolleau: Head of European Council UNAM

Jean-Louis Ferrier: Vice President of the University of Angers, (Research division)

John Webb: Vice-President of international relationship of the University of Angers

Daniel Schaub: Dean of Sciences Faculty

Invited Speakers:

Serge Lefrant (Université de Nantes)

" Carbon Nanotubes structures: resonance and anti-Stokes Raman effects"

Marek Samoc (Wroclaw University of Technology)

"Z-scan with a tunable femtosecond laser: what we can learn"

Joseph Zyss (Institut d'Alembert, ENS Cachan, France)

"Polymer based micro-billiard lasers, a test-bed for nonlinear physics with a wealth of applications"

Pierre-François Brevet (Université Lyon 1)

"Second Harmonic Generation from Dye-Coated Gold Metallic Nanoparticles"

David Djurado (CEA Grenoble)

"Morphology and Nanostructure of Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Materials Based on Poly-(3-hexyl-thiophene) and CdSe Nanocrystals"

Gerald Dujardin (Université Paris-Sud)

"Electrical activation of nano-sources of photons"

Jean-Luc Duvail (CNRS, University of Nantes)

"Opportunities for polymer-based nanowires in nanophotonics"

Muriel Hissler (Université de Rennes 1)

"Organophosphorus Derivatives for the development of WOLEDs"

Dobroslawa Kasprowicz (Poznan University of Technology)

"Micro-Raman investigation of laser crystals KGd(WO4)2 triply-doped with Pr3+, Ho3+, Er3+, Tm3+ and Yb3+ ions and their up-conversion emission"

Boleslaw Kozankiewicz (Polish Academy of Sciences, Warsaw)

"On vibronic spectra of single molecules"

Irena Kulszewicz-Bajer (Warsaw University of Technology)

"Toward ferromagnetic spins interaction: The modification of polyaniline p-conjugation systems"

Isabelle Ledoux-Rak (Ecole Normale Superieure, Cachan)

"New developments on Material Engineering for quadratic non linear optics : from molecules to nanostructures"

Andrzej Miniewicz (Wroclaw University of Technology)

"On the conical second harmonic generation in MgO:LiNbO3"'

Antoni Mitus (Wroclaw University of Technology)

"Subdiffusive rotation of single molecules in polymer matrix"

Jaroslaw Mysliwiec (Wroclaw University of Technology)

"Organic materials for lasing applications and processing of optical information'"

Grzesk Pawlik (Wroclaw University of Technology)

"Towards cloaking effect in nanosphere dispersed liquid crystal metamaterial"

Fabienne Pelle (Laboratoire de Chimie Appliquée de l'Etat Solide de l'ENSCP, Paris)

"Lateral resolution improvement in multiphoton microscopy by up-conversion"

Adam Pron (CEA, Grenoble)

"Composites of electroactive polymers with semiconductor nanocrystals and carbons nanotubes: preparation techniques, physicochemical characterization and applications"

Jurek Sadowski (Brookhaven National Laboratory Upton, NY 11973)

"In-situ microscopic study of the growth of thin organic films"

Marina Servol (IPR-CNRS, Rennes)

"Ultrafast Photoswitching of Molecular Materials Properties"

Roman Swietlik (Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznan)

"Infrared and Raman studies of charge transfer salts formed by the paramagnetic complexes Cp2M(dmit)"

Juliusz Sworakowski (Wroclaw University of Technology)

"Molecular aggregation in soluble phthalocyanines: kinetics and equilibria"

Malgorzata Zagorska (Warsaw University of Technology)

"New low molecular weight semiconductors for organic electronics. Synthesis, electrochemical characterization and device fabrication"

Chantal Andraud (Ecole Normale Superieure, Lyon)

"Chromophores for nonlinear absorption at telecommunications wavelengths"

Bogdan Kuchta (Université de Provence, Marseille)

Why do we need a 'miracle' to get the right hydrogen storage by physical adsorption?

Jacek Ulanski (Lodz, University of Technology)

"N-channel OFETs based on new derivatives of azaacenes and naphthalene bisimides"

Régis Barillé (Angers, university)

"Mastering nanoobjects with photoswitchable molecules for nanotechnology applications"

Frederic Bolze (LBP, Université de Strasbourg/CNRS, Illkirch)

"Two-photon uncaging: the chemist point of view"

Joanna Cabaj (Wroclaw University of Technology)

"Hybrid enzymatic electrode as phenolic compounds detecting platform"

Jacek Niziol (AGH University of Science and Technology)

"DNA complexes seen by spectroscopic ellipsometry and impedance spectroscopy"

David Kreher/André-Jean Attias (University Pierre et Marie Curie, Paris)

"Two-dimensional self-assembly of 3D pi-conjugated Janus tectons for applications in nanophotonics"

Celine Fiorini-Debuisschert (CEA, Saclay)

"Localized molecular second harmonic generation at a metallic tip : towards a new type of active tips for SNOM ?"

Andrzej Graja (Polish Academy of Sciences, Poznan)

"Photoelectrochemical and EPR properties of LB films of fullerene-thiophene derived dyads"

Anna Zawadzaka (UMK, Torun)

"Optical properties of selected organometallic compounds thin films deposited by PVD technique"

Patrick Batail (CNRS UMR 6200 Angers University)

"Light-Driven Motion of Helical Rotors in Crystalline Molecular Machines"

Renaud Bachelot (Université de technologie de Troyes)

"azobenzene-based nano-motors: nanoscale near-field optical imaging of plasmonic metal nanostructures"

Abdel I. EL ABED, (UMR S775, Paris Descartes university)

"High throughput production and fluorescence detection of label free monodisperse liquid crystal microdroplets"