Conference Program SAOG 2019

Conference Program SAOG 2019 January 31st, 2019

Registration starts at 8:30

K.-H. Ernst (conference chair)
Opening remarks
9:45 - 11:00 Session chair: K.-H. Ernst

Ben Feringa (invited)
U Groningen, NL
The art of building small: from molecular switches to molecular motors

A. Gutiérrez-González, H. Chadwick, F. Crim, R. D. Beck,
Laboratoire de Chimie Physique Moléculaire, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
Bond-specific and surface site-selective dissociation of methane on platinum surfaces

T. Bartels-Rausch, L. Artiglia, X. Kong, A. Waldner, F. Orlando, M. Ammann Paul Scherrer Institute, Villigen PSI, Switzerland
Caught in the act: Interfacial acid base chemistry

11:00 Coffee/Tea break
11:30 - 12:35 Session chair: Nic Spencer

11:30 Katrin Domke, J. H. K. Pfisterer, N. M. Sabanés, L. Driessen (invited)
MPI for Polymer Research, Electrochemical Surface Science, Mainz, Germany Unravelling nanoscale chemistry at solid/liquid interfaces with EC-TERS

A. Cahlik,1 J. Hellerstedt,1 M. Svec,1 V.M. Santhini,1 P. Mutombo,1 K. Vyborny,1 P. Jelinek,1 S. Pascal,2 O. Siri2
1 Institute of Physics, ASCR, v.v.i., Cukrovarnická 10, CZ-16253 Praha 6, Czech Republic
2 Aix Marseille Université, CNRS, CINaM UMR 7325, 13288, Marseille, France Structure and electronic properties of end states of self-assembled 1D covalent molecular chains on Au(111)

J. G. Vilhena,1 R. Pawlak,1 P. D’Astolfo,1 T. Meier,1 S.-X. Liu,2 S. Decurtins,2 J. A. Lemkul,3 G. Prampolini,4 A. Baratoff,1 R. Pérez,5 E. Meyer1
1 Department of Physics, University of Basel, Klingelbergstrasse 82, Basel, CH 4056
2 Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Berne, Freiestrasse 3, Berne, CH 3012
3 Department of Biochemistry, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, VA 24061
4 Instituto di Chimica dei Composti Organo Metallici (ICCOM-CNR), Area della Ricerca, Pisa, Italy
5 – Dep. de Física Teórica de la Materia Condensada, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid
Single molecule nanotribology: understanding friction and adhesion at a single molecule level

12:35- 14:10 Lunch break and poster session in the entrance hall

14:10 - 15:30 Session chair: Thomas Bürgi

14:10 Giovanni Dietler (invited)
Institute of Physics, EPFL,1015-Lausanne, Switzerland Local probe microscopy for biological applications

14:45 M. Baljozović,1 A. Mairena,1 M. Kawecki,1 L. Bernard,1 C. Wäckerlin,1 K.-H. Ernst,1 K. Grenader,2 A. Terfort,2 M. Wienke,3 K. Martin,4 N. Avarvari4

1 Empa, Dübendorf, Switzerland
2 Goethe-University, Frankfurt, Germany
3 University of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany
4 CNRS-Université d’Angers, Angers, France
Diastereoselective Ullmann coupling of 9-bromoheptahelicene on Au(111)

15:00 X. Wu, M. Mirolo, C. Villevieille, P. Novák, M. El Kazzi
Paul Scherrer Institute, Electrochemistry Laboratory, CH-5232 Villigen, PSI, Switzerland
Operando XPS for a direct monitoring of the chemical and electronic properties of the electrolyte-electrode interfaces in all-solid-state batteries

15:15 X. Bulliard, A. Grivel, G. Weder, R. Ischer, G. Voirin, R. Smadja, R. Pugin

CSEM SA, Jaquet-Droz 1, 2002 Neuchâtel, Switzerland
Mesoporous hierarchical layer as a versatile coating for optical sensing

15:30 - 16:00 COFFEE / TEA

16:00 - 16:55 Session chair: Heiko Wolf

16:00 D. Bleiner,1 R. Müller,2 G. Patzke,2 L. Rush,3 C. Menoni,3 J. Rocca3
1 Advanced Analytical Technologies, Empa, Dübendorf, Switzerland
2 University Zurich, Zürich, Switzerland
3 NSF Center for Extreme Ultraviolet Science & Technol., Colorado State University, Ft. Collins, USA

Depth profiling analysis at nano-scale using a tabletop X-ray-laser

16:15 Armin W. Knoll, C. Schwemmer, M. J. Skaug, S. Fringes, C. Rawlings, Y. K. Ryu, U. Duerig (invited)
IBM Research GmbH, Rüschlikon, Switzerland

Nanofluidic rocking brownian motors

16:50 Charmey Poster Prize Ceremony - K.-H. Ernst 16:55 Closing of the meeting - K.-H. Ernst


This article was updated on February 20, 2019