Hot topics

Here is a list of accepted hot topic talks. (15 min talk + 5 min discussion)

H17 Christine Aikens Kansas State Univ, USA Luminescence properties of Au25(SR)18- nanoparticles
H30 Thomas Altantzis EMAT Univ of Antwerp, Belgium Quantitative structural characterization of nanoparticle assemblies in 3D
H32 Gunther Andersson Flinders Univ, Australia Size and distribution of Au clusters on titania surfaces adsorbed from solutions
H1 Vlasta Bonacic-Koutecky Humboldt Univ of Berlin, Germany Design of new class of nonlinear optical materials for medical application and renewable energy
H2 Daojian Cheng Beijing Univ of Chemical Technology, China Nanoalloys as catalysts for fuel cell application: A combined theoretical and experimental study
H20 Ori Cheshnovsky Tel Aviv Univ, Israel Super resolution microscopy based on photo-modulated reflectivity
H35 Stacy Copp Univ of California, Santa Barbara, USA Cluster plasmonics: Dielectric and shape effects on DNA-stabilized silver clusters
H24 Olof Echt Univ of New Hampshire, USA Fission of multiply charged alkali clusters embedded in helium droplets – Approaching the Rayleigh limit
H18 Lars Gell Univ of Jyväskylä, Finland Uncovering the surface structure of Au34PhAc16
H16 Theodore Goodson III Univ of Michigan, USA Emission dynamics of silver nanoclusters
H15 Didier Grandjean KU Leuven, Belgium Few atom clusters at the origin of luminescence in Ag-LTA zeolites unraveled by a combination of XEOL and transmission-detected EXAFS assisted by DFT modeling
H38 Eero Hulkko Univ of Jyväskylä, Finland Covalently linked multimers of thiolate-stabilized gold clusters
H5 Ewald Janssens KU Leuven, Belgium Controlling CO adsorption on Pt clusters by dopant induced charge transfer
H9 De-en Jiang Univ of California, Riverside, USA Get real with ligands
H8 Stefan Knoppe KU Leuven, Belgium Second- and third-order nonlinear optical properties of size-selected Au:SR clusters
H37 Jaakko Koivisto Univ of Jyväskylä, Finland Acid-base properties and surface charge distribution of the water-soluble Au102(pMBA)44 nanocluster
H6 Kiichirou Koyasu The Univ of Tokyo, Japan Activation of CO2 through dissociative adsorption on cobalt cluster anions
H3 Sergey Kozlov ICREA and Univ of Barcelona, Spain Computational engineering of bimetallic nanocrystals with tailor-made atomic ordering
H22 Martin Kuhn Univ of Innsbruck, Austria Phase transition of fullerene cations solvated in He nanodroplets
H13 Rebecka Lindblad

Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin, Germany

Lund Univ, Sweden

Spin states, orbital magnetic moments, and spin coupling in free atoms, molecules, complexes, and clusters
H31 Maria Lopez Universidad de Valladolid, Spain Simulations challenging the spillover of hydrogen from metal nanoparticles to graphene substrates
H25 Jussi Malila Univ of Eastern Finland, Finland Heterogeneous nucleation on nanoparticles: adsorption-based theory
H36 Satu Mustalahti Univ of Jyväskylä, Finland Observation of transition from molecular to metallic behavior between Au102(pMBA)44 and Au144(SC2H4Ph)60 nanoclusters by using ultrafast mid-IR transient absorption spectroscopy
H7 Yuichi Negishi Tokyo Univ of Science, Japan High-resolution separation of thiolate-protected gold clusters
H21 Gereon Niedner-Schatteburg TU Kaiserslautern, Germany Cryo kinetics and spectrsocopy of 3d metal clusters: Nitrophilic or nitrophobic?
H11 Nonappa Aalto Univ, Finland Weak interactions in colloidal and supracolloidal self-assembly
H29 Richard Palmer Univ of Birmingham, United Kingdom Scaling up the cluster beam route to size-controlled catalysts
H23 Johannes Postler Univ of Innsbruck, Austria Building carbon bridges on and between fullerenes in helium nanodroplets
H26 Robin Ras Aalto Univ, Finland Cationic gold nanoparticles for chiral plasmonic electrostatic self-Assemblies
H33 Giulia Rossi Univ of Genoa, Italy Thermodynamics and kinetics of interaction between monolayer-protected Au nanoparticles and model lipid membranes
H4 Kevin Rossi King's College London, United Kingdom Investigating structural transitions in metallic nanocluster
H27 Tuomas Rossi Aalto Univ, Finland Quantized evolution of the plasmonic response in a stretched nanorod
H19 Daniela Rupp Technische Univ Berlin, Germany Coherent diffractive imaging (CDI) of individual nanoparticles in free flight with intense XUV pulses from a high-order harmonic generation (HHG) source
H10 Kirsi Salorinne Nagoya Univ, Japan Understanding the ligand layer diversity in gold clusters
H12 Detlef Schooss Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Germany Ruthenium cluster structure change induced by hydrogen adsorption
H28 Ryo Takahata The Univ of Tokyo, Japan Surface plasmon resonance of ultrathin gold nanorods
H34 Bei Zhang Univ of Geneva, Switzerland Ag doped Au38(SC2H4Ph)24 nanocluster: metal migration and chiroptical properties
H14 Junlei Zhao Univ of Helsinki, Finland Formation mechanism of Fe nanocubes by magnetron sputtering inert gas condensation