Conference Program SAOG 2023


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Conference Program SAOG 2023 February 3rd, 2023

 Registration starts at 8:30

9:45 K.-H. Ernst (conference chair)

Opening remarks 

9:55 - 11:00 Session chair: Nic Spencer


Heike Riel, IBM, Rüschlikon, CH (invited)

Routes to Quantum Computing

 10:30 (T1)

Lucía Palomino-Ruiz,1,2,3 S. Rodríguez González,4 Irene R. Márquez,1 Edmund Leary,3 Nicolás Agraït,4 Alba Millán,1 Cristina Díaz,4 Juan M. Cuerva,1 L. A. Zotti,5 Fernando Martin,4 Araceli G. Campaña,1 M. Teresa González3

1 Departamento de Química Orgánica, Facultad de Ciencias, Unidad de Excelencia de Química Aplicada a Biomedicina y Medioambiente (UEQ), Universidad de Granada, Spain.

2 Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (Empa), Dübendorf, Switzerland.

3 Fundación IMDEA Nanociencia, Madrid, Spain.

4 Departamento de Química, Módulo 13, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain.

5 Departamento de Física de la Materia Condensada, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Spain

Studing the impact of structural defects on the electron transport properties by means of STM-BJ technique 

10:45 (T2)

Ahmet F. Demirörs1,2

1Department of Physics, University of Fribourg

2Complex Materials, Department of Materials, ETH Zurich

Magnetically programmable interfaces for transport of solids, liquids and droplets

 11:00 Coffee/Tea break 

 11:30 - 12:35 Session chair: Ernst Meyer


Pavel Jelinek, Czech Academy of Sciences, Prague, Czech Republic (invited)

Multiradical π-Conjugated Molecular Systems

 12:05 (T3)

T. Brown, P. Blowey, J. Henry, A. Sweetman
School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Leeds, Leeds, LS2 9JT, United Kingdom

Room temperature intramolecular force mapping

 12:20 (T4)

Yiming Song,1 Xiang Gao,2 Antoine Hinaut,1 Sebastian Scherb,1 Shuyu Huang,1 Thilo Glatzel,1 Oded Hod,2 Michael Urbakh,2 Ernst Meyer1

1Department of Physics, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

2Department of Physical Chemistry, School of Chemistry, The Raymond and Beverly Sackler Faculty of Exact Sciences and The Sackler Center for Computational Molecular and Materials Science, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv, Israel
Velocity Dependence of Friction on Moiré Superlattices of Graphene 

14:10 - 15:30 Session chair: Bruno Schuler

14:10 Julia Stähler, Humboldt University Berlin, Germany (invited

Ultrafast Quasiparticle Dynamics and the role of screening at complex interfaces

 14:45 (T5)

Steven van Kesteren,1 Xueting Shen,1 Michele Aldeghi,2 Lucio Isa1

1Laboratory of Soft Materials and Interfaces, ETH Zürich, Switzerland

2IBM Research Center, Säumerstrasse 4, 8803 Rüschlikon, Switzerland

Printing on Particles: Combining two-photon nano lithography and capillary assembly to fabricate multi-material microstructures

 15:00 (T6)

Fernanda B. Nunes, Marcella Iannuzzi

Department of Chemistry, University of Zurich, CH-8057 Zurich, Switzerland

Dynamic equilibrium at the formic acid saturated TiO2-water interface: a computational perspective

  15:15 - 15:45 COFFEE / TEA 

 15:45 - 16:50 Session chair: Heiko Wolf

 15:45 (T7)

Maximilian Ritter, Christopher Dreimol, Ingo Burgert, Guido Panzarasa

ETH Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

Wood Surface Engineering for Advanced Electrical and Optical Materials

16:00 (T8)

Cédric Cattin

Solid State Sciences, Pharma Technical Development Synthetic Molecules, F. Hoffmann-La Roche AG, Basel, Switzerland

Surface nanoanalytics in synthetic molecules drug development


Benjamin Palmer, Ben-Gurion University, Israel (invited)

Optically Functional Molecular Crystals in Animal Coloration and Vision

 16:50 SAOG Poster Prize Ceremony - K.-H. Ernst

16:55 Closing of the meeting - K.-H. Ernst


This article was updated on August 10, 2023