Previous Meetings


(1) Surface and Interface Analysis

Invited speakers: H. J. Güntherodt, H. J. Mathieu, H. W. Werner


(2) UHV-Bound and Optical (non-UHV) Surface Analysis Methods

Invited speakers: L. Schlapbach, P. Brüesch, M. Hof


(3) Electron-Optical Methods

Invited speakers: H. Seiler, A. Bourret


(4) Deposition / Plasma Interaction - Ion Implantation

Invited speakers: E. Bergmann, J. C. Vickerman, J. Weber


(5) Ceramics

Invited speakers: J. Novotny, J.F. Watts


(6) New Developments in High Resolution Microscopy and Spectroscopy

Invited speakers: D. Pohl, R. v. Criegern


(7) Surface Physics in Switzerland: Instrumentation and Applications

Invited speaker: M. P. Seah


(8) Thin Films, Ceramics and Optics

Invited speakers: J.-E. Sundgren, N. Setter, F. Lévy


(9) Polymer Surfaces and Optical Methods

Invited speakers: T. M. Duc, K. J. Rüegg, P. Brüesch, T. Q. Nguyen


(10) Functional surfaces

Invited speakers: H. Oechsner, Y. Segui, N.D. Spencer


(11) Surface Engineering and Analysis of Biocompatible Materials

Invited speakers: B. Kasemo, P. Aebischer, M. Windler, P. Descouts


(12) Nanotribology

Invited speakers: I. Hutchins, E. Meyer, J.-M. Georges, O. Marti


(13) New Developments in Surface Engineering

Invited speakers: Daniel Shechtman, R. G. Nuzzo, J. V. Wood, P. Barboux


(14) Imaging and Characterization of Surfaces

Invited speakers: N. D. Spencer, E. Meyer, D. Pohl, B. Hagenhoff


(15) Thin Films and Coatings

Invited speakers: J.-M. Dubois, J. T. Grant, R. Hauert, C. Hollenstein


(16) Surface Modification for Nano Process Technology

Invited speakers: J. Gobrecht, F. Marquis-Weible, U. T. Dürig, A. Perret


(17) Self Assembly on Surfaces - Molecular Architecture

Invited speakers: K. Müllen, R. Steiger, H. Vogel, M. Textor


(18) Hard Coatings - Recent Developments of Various Processes and Applications

Invited speakers: E. Menthe, M. Loch, M. Berger, J. Patscheider


(19) Recent Advances in Applied Surface Spectroscopies

Invited speakers: A. Benninghoven, D. Briggs, J. Osterwalder, K.-H. Rieder


(20) New Trends in Surface Science

Invited speakers: Gerhard Ertl, R. Beck, M.R. Wertheimer, H. Fuchs

21. 1. 2005

(21) Advanced Nano Probe Techniques

Invited speakers: V. Vogel, E. Bauer, H. Brune, H. J. Hug

20. 1. 2006

(22) Functional Surfaces and Interfaces

Invited speakers: N. Bühler, G. Schmid, S. Weiner, M. Grätzel

25. 1. 2007

(23) Controlled Growth of Surface Nanostructures

Invited speakers: G. A. Somorjai, H. H. Brongersma, M. Kappes, L. Samuelson

25. 1. 2008

(24) Liquid Meets Solid

Invited speakers: M. Grunze, M. Heuberger, S. Jarvis, J. A. Hubbell

23. 1. 2009

(25) 25 Years of Surface Science and SAOG

Invited speakers: F. Besenbacher, H.-J. Freund, Y.-R. Shen, R. Hofmann, A. Baiker, L. Addadi, A. Fontcuberta i Morral, D. Bürgler

23. 1. 2010

(26) Spintronics and Photonics at Surfaces and Interfaces
Invited speakers: Albert Fert, G.-L. Bona, B. Pettinger, C. Renner

28. 1. 2011

(27) Interfacial Science in Energy Conversion

Invited speakers: K. Wandelt, F. Nüesch, P. Novak, F. B. Prinz

27. 1. 2012

(28) Probing the Nanoscale

Invited speakers: J. Frenken, C. Gerber, U. Dürig, S. Pennycook

25. 1. 2013

(29) Biomolecules and Surfaces

Invited speakers: M. Krishnan, S. Herminghaus, R. Zenobi, F. Stellacci

25. 1. 2014

(30) Evolution of Surface Science and Technologies - 30 Years of SAOG

Invited speakers: Sir R. Friend, N. Seeman, W.-D. Schneider, C. Wöll, A. Gölzhäuser, J. Stroscio

23. 1. 2015

(31) The Science of Surfaces, Interfaces and Nanostructures

Invited speakers: M. Salmeron, M. Kovalenko, A. Wodtke, R. Garcia

22. 1. 2016

(32) The Science of Surfaces, Interfaces and Nanostructures 

Invited speakers: J. Matsuo, M. Bonn, T. Jung, A. Hagfeldt

27. 1. 2017

(33) The Science of Surfaces, Interfaces and Nanostructures

Invited speakers: J. Sauer, L. Gross, J. Vörös, H.-P. Steinrück

1. 2. 2018

(34) The Science of Surfaces, Interfaces and Nanostructures

Invited speakers: U. Diebold, C. Coperet, N. Scherrer, U. Meierhenrich

31. 1. 2019

(35) The Science of Surfaces, Interfaces and Nanostructures

Invited speakers: Ben Feringa, K. Domke, G. Dietler, A. Knoll

30. 1. 2020

(36) The Science of Surfaces, Interfaces and Nanostructures

Invited speakers: S. Ceyer, A. Kühnle, M. Aeschlimann, E. Benetti

31. 1. 2021

Cancelled due to COVID

28. 1. 2022

Cancelled due to COVID


This article was updated on July 18, 2022