Nanoscience Center

Nanoscience seminars spring 2016

Seminars are arranged during the terms on weekly bases on Friday afternoons at 1 o'clock. Talk starts 13:15 in YN121 in NSC.

Anyone interested in the topic is warmly welcome!

12.8. in YN330On-chip purification via liquid immersion of arc-discharge synthesized multiwalled carbon nanotubes
Speaker: Matti Hokkanen (Department of Physics) 

16.6. at 13:00 in YN122:

  • Associate Professor Vamsi Komarala (Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Centre for Energy Studies, India)
  • Professor  Sujeet Chaudhary (Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, Department of Physics, India)
  • Host: Dr. Jussi Toppari

8.6.: Dissertation: "Time-Dependent Quantum Transport in Nanosystems: A Nonequilibrium Green's Function Approach"
Speaker: Riku Tuovinen (Department of Physics) 

3.6.: The topic will be announced later
Associate Professor Emina Stojkovic (Northeastern Illinois University, United States)
Prof. Janne Ihalainen

28.5.: Dissertation:Genetic and environmental factors associated with the virulence of fish pathogen Flavobacterium columnare” 
Speaker: Reetta Penttinen 

27.5.: Dissertation: ”Import and impact - Characterization of parvovirus-nucleus interactions”
Elina Mäntylä 

10.5. at 13:00: Observe while it happens: Catching a photo-receptor protein in the act with femto-second time resolved x-ray crystallography at a free electron laser
Speakers: Gerrit Groenhof and Dmitry Morozov

27.5.: Nano Master thesis seminar
Speakers: Oleg Blednov, Juuso Sääksvuori and Mykhailo Savytskyi

20.5.: Nano Master thesis seminar
Speakers: Maryna Goncharenko and Ville Saarnio    

29.4.: The new Helium Ion Microscope in the Nanoscience Center
Speaker: Dr. Kai Arstila (Department of Physics)   

15.4.: Atomic Force Microscopy in NSC: review of the new systems
Speaker: M.Sc. Matti Hokkanen (Department of Physics)   

8.4.: Moving polymers with light
Dr. Arri Priimagi (Tampere University of Technology)    

1.4. Dissertation: "Computational Studies of Gold-Adsorbate Complexes on Modified Oxides
Speaker: M.Sc. Janne Nevalaita (Department of Physics)   

31.3 at 13:00 (YN330):

Magnetofluidic Tweezing of Nonmagnetic Colloids and Living Cells  
Speaker: Dr. Jaakko V. I. Timonen (Harvard John A. Paulson School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, United States)
Host: Prof. Ilari Maasilta

Tailoring charge recombination in photoelectrodes using oxide nanostructures   
Speaker: Associate Professor Andres Hellman (Chalmers University of Technology, Sweden)   
Host: Dr. Karoliina Honkala

23.3. at 10:30: Computational studies of charge transfer in photosensory proteins and Understanding the eyes of plants: structural rearrangements in phytochrome photosensor proteins
Speakers: Dr. Tatiana Domratcheva (Max-Planck Institute Heidelberg, Germany) and Docent Sebastian Westenhoff (University of Gothenburg, Sweden)   
Host: Prof. Janne Ihalainen

11.3.: Nano Master thesis seminar
Speakers: Juho Iloniemi and Janne Saastamoinen    

26.2.: Computational studies of gold-adsorbate complexes on modified oxides   
Speaker: M.Sc. Janne Nevalaita (Department of Physics)   

24.2.: Investigations in the field of plasmonics
Speaker: Dr. Siim Pikker (University of Tartu, Estonia)
Host: Dr. Jussi Toppari

19.2.: Single cell irradiation using tapered glass capillaries: The RIKEN microbeam setup
Speaker: Dr. Volkhard Mäckel (Atomic Physics Research Unit, RIKEN, Japan)   
Host: Dr. Leona Gilbert and Dr. Nitipon Puttaraksa

18.2.: Molecular tectonics: from molecules to crystal welding
Speaker: Mir Wais Hosseini (Laboratoire de Tectonique Moléculaire, University of Strasbourg, France)   
Host: Prof. Maija Nissinen

29.1.: Elucidating the mechanism of ATP-hydrolysis in an ABC-transporter by means of QM/MM simulations   
Speaker: Marten Priess (University of Bochum, Germany)   
Host: Dr. Gerrit Groenhof

15.1.: Intercellular tension co-regulates nuclear lamina structure
Speaker: Teemu Ihalainen (BioMediTech, University of Tampere)   
Host: Visa Ruokolainen

The previous seminars in 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007.

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