Monday, August 15th

TUESDAY 16th >>>

 

Auditorium Wolmar

Auditorium Wivi

8:30 – 9:00

OPENING:

Conference Chair: Hannu Häkkinen, JYU Rector: Matti Manninen

SESSION: PLENARY A,

Chair: Hannu Häkkinen

9:00 – 10:00

P1: Walt de Heer, Atlanta USA

”A new perspective on cluster ferromagentism

10:00 – 10:30

Memorial lecture: Olof Echt, Durham USA

Thomas Patrick Martin - A pioneer in cluster science”

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee

10:30 – 11:00

Coffee

 

SESSION: PARALLEL A1,

Chair: Maria Lopez

SESSION: PARALLEL A2,

Chair: Julio A. Alonso

11:00 – 11:40

I1: Toshiharu Teranishi, Kyoto, Japan

Nano-pseudomorphic chemistry: Epochal structural transformation of nanocrystals by element replacement”

11:00 – 11:40

I3: Puru Jena, Richmond, USA

Clusters as building blocks of energy materials”

11:40 – 12:20

I2: Hai-Ping Cheng, Gainesville, USA

Exploring multi-functional molecular electronic materials”

11:40 – 12:20

I4: Roy Johnston, Birmingham, UK

Structures, energetics, and reactivities of free and supported metal clusters: A computational study”

12:20 – 12:40

H1: Vlasta Bonacic-Koutecky, Berlin, Germany

Design of new class of nonlinear optical materials for medical application and renewable energy

12:20 – 12:40

H2: Daojian Cheng, Beijing, China

Nanoalloys as catalysts for fuel cell application: A combined theoretical and experimental study

12:40 – 14:00

Lunch

12:40 – 14:00

Lunch


SESSION: PARALLEL B1,

Chair: Riccardo Ferrando

SESSION: PARALLEL B2,

Chair:Thorsten Bernhardt

14:00 – 14:40

I5: Patrizia Calaminici, Mexico City, Mexico

On the structure and stability of Cu n V and Ag n V clusters: Insight from an ab-intio density functional investigation”

14:00 – 14:40

I7: Henrik Grönbeck, Gothenburg, Sweden

"Hydrogenation and oxidation over palladium clusters and surfaces"

14:40 – 15:20

I6: Andreas Köster, Mexico City, Mexico

Melting of metal clusters: A first-principle viewpoint”

14:40 – 15:20

I8: Sandra Lang, Ulm, Germany

Modelling the active centers of biocatalyst in the gas phase”

15:20 – 15:40

H3: Sergey Kozlov, Barcelona, Spain

Computational engineering of bimetallic nanocrystals with tailor-made atomic ordering

15:20 – 15:40


H5: Ewald Janssens, Leuven, Belgium

Controlling CO adsorption on Pt clusters by dopant induced charge transfer

15:40 – 16:00

H4: Kevin Rossi, London, UK

Investigating structural transitions in metallic nanocluster

15:40 – 16:00

H6: Kiichirou Koyasu, Tokyo, Japan

Activation of CO2 through dissociative adsorption on cobalt cluster anions

16:00 – 16:30

Coffee

16:00 – 16:30

Coffee

 

SESSION: PARALLEL C1,

Chair: Vlasta Bonacic-Koutecky

 

SESSION: PARALLEL C2,

Chair: Tapio Rantala

16:30 – 17:10

I9: Tatsuya Tsukuda, Tokyo, Japan

Ligand-protected gold superatoms and superatomic molecules”

16:30 – 16:50

H12: Detlef Schooss, Karlsruhe, Germany

Ruthenium cluster structure change induced by hydrogen adsorption

16:50 – 17:10

H13: Rebecka Lindblad, Berlin, Germany

Spin states, orbital magnetic moments, and spin coupling in free atoms, molecules, complexes, and clusters

17:10 – 17:30

H7: Yuichi Negishi, Tokyo, Japan

High-resolution separation of thiolate-protected gold clusters

17:10 – 17:30

H14: Junlei Zhao, Helsinki, Finland

Formation mechanism of Fe nanocubes by magnetron sputtering inert gas condensation

17:30 – 17:50

H8: Stefan Knoppe, Leuven, Belgium

Second- and third-order nonlinear optical properties of size-selected Au:SR clusters

17:30 – 17:50

H15: Didier Grandjean, 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"

17:50 – 18:10

H9: De-en Jiang, Riverside, USA

Get real with ligands"

17:50 – 18:30

I10: Jennifer A. Dionne, Stanford, USA

In-situ visualization of solute-induced phase transformations within individual Pd nanocrystals”

18:10 – 18:30

H10: Kirsi Salorinne, Nagoya, Japan

Understanding the ligand layer diversity in gold clusters"

18:30 – 18:50

H11: Nonappa, Espoo, Finland

Weak interactions in colloidal and supracolloidal self-assembly"

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