Program

Monday, June the 30th

10:00 Registration
10:30 Introduction
New materials & nanotechnologies
10:40 G. Molnar CNRS-LCC (France)
Bistable molecular materials for MEMS and NEMS applications
11:20 G. Steele TU Delft (Netherlands)
Optomechanics of atomically thin membranes
12:00 S. Trolier-McKinstry PennState Univ. (USA)
Piezoelectric Microelectromechanical Systems Across Length Scales
12:40 Lunch
13:40 E. Collin CNRS-Inst. Néel (France)
Low temperature physics with NEMS
14:20 J. Moser ICFO Barcelona (Spain)
Force detection and frequency fluctuations in carbon nanotube mechanical resonators
15:00 Break
15:30 M. Poggio Univ. of Basel (Switzerland)
Cantilever magnetometry of nano-magnetic systems
16:10 S. Kim Univ. of Illinois (USA)
Micro/Nano-Masonry (for multi small volume rapid fabrication)
16:50 J. Brugger EPFL (Switzerland)
Micro and nano-engineered mechanical devices with new materials and functionalities
17:30 A. Fontaine
The Nanosciences Fundation, a general overview
17:45 Poster session
20:00 Conf. Dinner