INVITED CONFERENCE LECTURES

 

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Droplet impact onto 3-dimensional hierarchical surfaces (Invited Speaker)

246th American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting

Division of Colloid and Surface Chemistry

Indianapolis, USA

8-12 September 2013

 

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Functional Nanocoatings (Keynote Speaker)

International Conference  on Advanced and Nano Materials (ICANM 2013)

Quebec, Canada

12 -14 August 2013

      

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Functional Nanocoatings (Plenary Speaker)

4th International Conference on Nanotechnology: Fundamentals and Applications (ICNFA’13)

Toronto, Canada

5 -7 August 2013

 

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Surface Biomimetics for Fog Harvesting (Keynote Speaker)

6th International Conference on Fog, Fog Collection and Dew

Yokohama, Japan

19-24 May 2013

 

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Functional Nanocoatings for Surface Biomimetics (Keynote Speaker)

Materials Research Society (MRS) International Conference on Bioinspired and Biobased Chemistry & Materials

Nice, France

3-5 Oct 2012

 

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Plasmachemical Tailoring of Well-Defined Functional Surfaces (Keynote Speaker)

European Conference on Nano Films (ECNF-2)

Ancona, Italy

17-21 June 2012

 

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Plasmachemical Deposition of Well-Defined Functional Nanocoatings (Invited Speaker)

Smart Coatings 2012 Conference

Florida, USA

22-24 February 2012

 

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Functional Nanocoatings (Keynote Speaker)

33rd Australasian Polymer Conference

Hobart, Australia

12-15 February 2012

 

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Functional Nanocoatings: From the Laboratory to the Global Market Place (Plenary Speaker)

International Conference on Supramolecules and Nanomaterials (ICSNA 2012)

Ahmedabad, India

6-8 Feb 2012

 

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Functional Nanocoatings (Plenary Speaker)

2nd International Conference of Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology

Delhi, India

18-21 Dec 2011

 

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Functional Surfaces (Opening Plenary Speaker)

3rd International Conference on Current Developments in Atomic, Molecular, Optical & Nano Physics

Delhi, India

14-16 Dec 2011

 

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Functional Nanocoatings (Plenary Speaker)

6th International Conference on Surfaces, Coatings, and Nano-Structured Materials (NANOSMAT-6)

Krakow, Poland

17-20 Oct 2011

 

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Surface Tethered Cylodextrins for Capture and Release (Invited Speaker)

2nd European Conference on Cyclodextrins

Asti, Italy

2-4 Oct 2011

 

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Multi-Functional Nanocoatings (Opening Plenary Session Lecture)

5th International Conference on Developments in Materials, Processes and Applications of Emerging Technologies

Alvor, Portugal

27-29 June 2011

 

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Multi-Functional Nanocoatings (Invited Speaker)

8th International Conference on Polymer Surface Modification

Danbury, Connecticut, USA

20-22 June 2011

 

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Multi-Functional Nanocoatings (Plenary Speaker)

5th International Conference on Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology (AMN-5)

Wellington, New Zealand

7-11 Feb 2011

 

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Plasmachemical Tailoring of Solid Surfaces (Invited Speaker)

240th American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting

Division of Colloid and Surface Chemistry

Boston, USA

22-26 August 2010

 

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Plasmachemical Functionalization of Polymer Surfaces for Adhesion and Liquid Repellency (Invited Speaker)

240th American Chemical Society (ACS) National Meeting

Division of Colloid and Surface Chemistry

Boston, USA

22-26 August 2010

 

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Functional Nanocoatings (Invited Speaker)
International Conference on Plasma Processes and Applications
Kirchberg, Luxembourg
5-7 July 2010
 

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Plasmachemical Deposition of Smart Functionalities (Invited Speaker)

Food Packaging Innovations

Graz, Austria

5-6 Oct 2010

 

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Functional Nanocoatings (Invited Speaker)

Nanomaterials 2010

London, UK
8-10 June 2010
 

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Functional Nanocoatings (Invited Speaker)

Smart Fabrics 2009

Rome, Italy
10th-12th March 2009
 

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Bioactive Surfaces (Invited Speaker)

E-MRS (European Materials Research Society)

Warsaw, Poland

15th-19th Sept 2008

 

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Controlled Plasmachemical Functionalization of Solid Surfaces for Adhesion and Liquid Repellency (Plenary Speaker)

American Chemical Society 173rd International Rubber Division Technical Meeting,

Dearborn, Michigan, USA

April 28-30, 2008
 

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Rewritable Bioarrays (Invited Speaker)

The 3rd International School of Advanced Plasma Technology

Varenna, Italy.

July 28-July 31, 2008

 

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Trends in Surface Chemistry International Conference (Conference Chair) 
Antigua 
7th-10th Jan 2008
 

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Re-Usable And Non-Leaching Antibacterial Nanocoatings (Invited Speaker)

Antimicrobials in Textiles and Plastics Applications

Prague, Czech Republic
June 27 - 28, 2007
 

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Functional Nanocoatings in the Food, Agriculture, and Retail Sectors (Invited Speaker)
CCFRA Nanotechnology Conference
Campden, UK
11th December 2006
 

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High Throughput Functional Nanocoatings (Invited Speaker)

NanoRoadMaps for Europe, Energy, Medicine and Materials

Society for Chemical Industry (SCI), London, UK
21st Nov 2005
 

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High Throughput Functional Nanocoatings (Invited Speaker)
Technical Textiles
Ghent, Belgium
17th-18th Nov 2005
 

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High Throughput Functional Nanocoatings (Invited Speaker)
NanoSolutions 2005
Cologne, Germany
8th-10th Nov 2005
 

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High Throughput Functional Nanocoatings (Invited Speaker)
n-ABLE 2005, Nanotechnology in Manufacturing
Saarbrucken, Germany
26-28 Sept 2005
 

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Surface Functionalization and Industrial Applications (Plenary Speaker)
International Symposium: Plasma Technologies for Industrial applications 
Milan, Italy
18th-19th May 2005
 

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Nanocoatings for High Functionality Textiles (Invited Speaker)
New Technologies and Smart Textiles for Industry and Fashion
Royal Society, London
1st-2nd Dec 2004
 

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High Rate Atmospheric Plasma Deposition of Structurally Well-Defined Functional Coatings (Invited Speaker)

Plasmas, Surfaces and Thin Films

The Institute of Physics

London, UK

9th June 2004

 

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Surface Functionalisation by Plasma Polymerisation: From Fundamentals to High Throughput Application (Invited Speaker)

Plasmas, Surfaces and Thin Films

The Institute of Physics

London, UK

12th June 2002

 

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Controlled Plasmachemical Functionalization of Solid Surfaces For Adhesion (Invited Speaker)

7th International Conference on Adhesion and Surface Analysis

Loughborough

26th-27th March 2002

 

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Molecular Tailoring of Solid Surfaces  (Invited Speaker)

Scanning Probe Microscopy Applications Conference

Oxford, UK

9th January 2002

 

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Plasma Deposition of Superhydrophobic Surfaces (Invited Speaker)

7th Pacific Polymer Conference

Division of Polymer Chemistry of the American Chemical Society

Macromolecular Plasma Chemistry Symposium

Oaxaca, México

December 3 - 7, 2001

 

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Controlled Plasmachemical Functionalization of solid surfaces (Opening Keynote Lecture)

CIP’2001 (13th International Colloquium on Plasma Processes)

Antibes, France

10-14th June 2001

 

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Solventless Tailoring of Solid Surfaces With Fluorochemical Moieties (Invited Keynote Speaker)

16th International Conference on Fluorine Chemistry

Durham, England

20th July 2000

 

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Plasma Chemistry (Invited Speaker)

IEE Plasma Technology

Buxton, UK

26th June 2000

 

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Plasmachemical Tailoring of Solid Surfaces (Invited Speaker)

Plasmas, Surfaces and Thin Films

The Institute of Physics

London, UK.

21st June 2000

 

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Pulsed Plasma Surface Functionalization (Invited Speaker)

Society of Vacuum Coaters 43rd Annual Technical Conference

Denver, Colorado, USA

15th-20th April 2000

 

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Plasma Chemistry (Invited Speaker)

IEE Plasma Technology

Buxton, UK

7th June 1999

 

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Controlled Plasmachemical Deposition of Polymeric Coatings (Invited Speaker)

IEE Symposium:  Plasma Polymerisation - Processing for the Future

London

16th Feb 1999

 

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Ultraselective Plasmachemical Reaction Pathways at Solid Surfaces (Invited Speaker)

Materials Research Society Fall 98 Meeting

Boston, USA.

30th Nov - 1st Dec 1998

 

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Physicochemical Phenomena at the Plasma-Polymer Interface (Invited Speaker)

Polymer Surfaces & Interfaces III International Symposium

Durham, UK.

15th July 1997

 

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Atmospheric Plasma Processing of Solid Surfaces (Invited Speaker)

Plasmas, Surfaces and Coatings

The Institute of Physics

London, UK.

11 June 1997

 

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Plasmachemical Tailoring of Polymer Surfaces (Invited Speaker)

German Chemical Society

Munich, Germany.

27 May 1997

 

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Molecular Reaction Pathways During Plasma Modification of Polymer Surfaces (Invited Speaker)

Americal Chemical Society

Polymer Division Symposium: Plasmas and Polymers

San Francisco, USA

13-17 April 1997

 

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Modifying the Surface of Polymers (Invited Speaker)

Annual Congress

The Institute of Physics

Leeds, UK.

24-27 March 1997

 

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Characterization of Polymer Surfaces (Invited Speaker)                  

Danish Society for Polymer Technology

Copenhagen, Denmark

2 Oct 1996

 

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Plasma Processing of Polymer Surfaces (Plenary Lecture)

5th International Conference on Plasma Surface Engineering

Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany.

9-13 Sept 1996

 

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Plasma Processing of Polymer Surfaces (Invited Speaker)

Plasmas and Surface Coatings

The Institute of Physics

London, UK.

12 June 1996

 

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Structure, Chemistry, and Gas Barrier at the AlOx-Polymer Interface (Invited Speaker)

Pharmaceutical and Medical Packaging ‘96,

Copenhagen, Denmark.

7-8 May 1996

 

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XPS Characterization of Polymer Surfaces (Invited Speaker)          

Danish Society for Polymer Technology

Copenhagen

Denmark

31 Oct 1995

 

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Surface Fluorination Versus Oxidation of Polymer Surfaces (Invited Speaker)

1st International Congress on Adhesion Science & Technology,

Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

16-20 Oct 1995

 

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Structure, Chemistry, and Gas Barrier at the AlOx/PET Interface (Invited Speaker)

1st International Congress on Adhesion Science & Technology,

Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

16-20 Oct 1995

 

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Catalysis and Plasma Chemistry at Solid Surfaces (Invited Speaker)

Centenary Symposium of the Royal Society of Chemistry,

The Royal Institution of Great Britain

London, England.

26 Jan 1995

 

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Applications of plasma polymerised organosilicon coatings as barrier layers for reactive ion etching (Invited Speaker)

POLYMAT '94,

London, UK.

19 Sept 1994

 

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Plasma Polymerization of Organosilicon Precursors  (Invited Speaker)

IBM International Symposium on Plasma Polymerization/Deposition

Las Vegas, USA.

9 Nov 1993

 

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Plasma Versus Corona Activation of Polymer Surfaces  (Invited Speaker)

IBM International Symposium on Polymer Surface Modification,

Las Vegas, USA.

4 Nov 1993

 

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Plasma Chemistry (Invited Speaker)

Symposium on Plasma Treatment,

Chester-le-Street, UK.

26-27 Nov 1991