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Scientific Program

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Thursday, March 10, 2011 :

15:00h Registration and set-up of posters.
18:00h G. Decher "Opening of the Conference and a few remarks on the history of Layer-by-Layer Assembly"
18:15h H. Möhwald "Layer-by-Layer Assembly – The Early Days"
18:30h H. Ringsdorf "Art is I - Science is We !"
19:00h Walking dinner (Alsacian Delicacies) and Main Poster Session 1
21:30h Bus transfer to downtown Strasbourg (Railway Station)


Friday, March 11, 2011 :

08:00Departure of conference bus from the railway station (Lufthansa Bus Stop) to the Cronenbourg Campus
08:30 to 09:00 M. Rubner "Nanoparticle and polymer containing multilayers : opportunities and challenges"
09:00 to 09:30 F. Caruso "Advances and Challenges for LbL Carriers for Biomedical Applications"
09:30 to 09:50 B. De Geest "LbL and Random Polyelectrolyte Microcapsules Targeting the Immune System"
09:50 to 10:10 A. Fery "Microcapsule-mechanics : From characterization to controlling delivery"
10:10 to 10:30 J. E. Wong "Layer-by-Layer assembly of polyelectrolyte multilayers on responsive microgels"
10:30 to 10:50 Coffee break
10:50 to 11:20 P. Schaaf "From step-by-step to one-pot preparation of nanoscale coatings"
11:20 to 11:40 F. Boulmedais "Electrochemistry and Multilayers of Polyelectrolytes : From Dissolution to Build-up"
11:40 to 12:00 E. J. Calvo "Electrochemically Active LbL Self-Assembled Multilayer Thin Films"
12:00 to 12:20 M. Akashi "LbL Assemblies Using van der Waals or Affinity Interaction and Their Applications"
12:20 to 12:40 D. Trau "LbL Assembly in Organic Solvents and in Microfluidic Devices"
12:40 to 14:00 Lunch
14:00 to 14:30 J. Schlenoff "The Central Role of Ions in Polyelectrolyte Multilayer Properties "
14:30 to 14:50 R. Von Klitzing "Ion-Specific Effects on Water Content of Polyelectrolyte Multilayers"
14:50 to 15:10 J. Sun "Ion-Triggered Exfoliation Method for the Fabrication of Layer-by-Layer Assembled Free-Standing Films"
15:10 to 15:30 M. Schönhoff "Transport of Small Ions and Guest Molecules in and Through PEM, Capsule Walls and Polyelectrolyte Complexes"
15:30 to 15:50 D. Volodkin "2D and 3D Dynamic LbL-Made Polymer Assemblies"
15:50 to 16:10 Coffee break
16:10 to 16:40 G. Sukhorukov "Multifunctional Composite multilayer films on curved and patterned surfaces. Responsiveness and Site-Specific Delivery"
16:40 to 17:00 P. Lavalle "Layer-by-layer films : « Just stretch it »"
17:00 to 17:20 S. Sukhishvili "Multiresponsive LbL Assemblies : Dynamics, Structure and Function"
17:20 to 17:40 L. Dähne "Strong Response of LbL-Films to Cationic Surfactants"
17:40 to 18:00 D. Shchukin "Layer-by-layer Assembled Nanostructures for Feedback Active Coatings"
18:00 to 19:30 Main Poster Session 2 with drinks and snacks
19:45 Bus transfer to restaurant
20:00 Anniversary Dinner (sold out)
23:00 Bus transfer from the restaurant to downtown Strasbourg (Railway Station)



Saturday, March 12, 2010 :

08:30Departure of conference bus from the railway station (Lufthansa Bus Stop) to the Cronenbourg Campus
09:00 to 09:30 P. Hammond "Constructing Erasable Nanolayer Assemblies for Controlled Delivery"
09:30 to 09:50 C. Picart "Layer-by-Layer Films to Engineer Muscle and Bone Tissues"
09:50 to 10:10 A. Skirtach "LbL microcapsules and films for single cells studies : progress and perspectives"
10:10 to 10:30 J. Li "Layer-by-Layer Assembly of Biomimetic Microcapsules"
10:30 to 10:50 Coffee break
10:50 to 11:20 J. C. Voegel "Multilayered Polyelectrolyte Films : A Versatile Tool for Biomedical Applications"
11:20 to 11:40 D. M. Lynn "A « Multilayered » Approach to the Delivery of DNA"
12:00 to 12:20 V. Ball "Some recent LbL - surprises : back to fundamental research"
12:20 to 12:40 B. Tieke "Coordinative Self-Assembly of Electrochromic and Fluorescent Metallo-Supramolecular Network Films”
12:40 to 14:00 Lunch
14:00 to 14:20 V. Tsukruk "Freely Standing Nanocomposite Films and Microcapsules"
14:20 to 14:40 K. Ariga "Best of Both Worlds : Layer-by-Layer Assembly and Mesoporous Materials"
14:40 to 15:00 O. Felix "Exotic and catalytically active LbL-films"
15:00 to 15:20 J. L. Lutkenhaus "Effects of Confinement on the Thermal Properties of Polyelectrolyte Multilayers"
15:20 to 15:40 Coffee break
15:40 to 16:00 O. N. De Oliveira "Information visualization for LbL-based biosensors"
16:00 to 16:20 L. Wågberg "Tailoring of cellulose surfaces using LbL assembly"
16:20 to 16:40 J. Grunlan "Gas barrier and anti-flammability of polymer-clay nano brick walls"
16:40 to 17.10 N. Kotov "Record Materials Properties and Game-Changing Applications of Nanoparticle LBL-Composites"
17:10 to 17:20 Farewell
17:30 to 19:30 Excursion - Visit to the historic Cathedral of Strasbourg (Bus transfer for excursion only).


We gratefully acknowledge the invaluable support for our Symposium from