SMCBS'2013
The Sixth International Workshop
on Surface modification for chemical and biochemical sensing

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Łochów Palace,
Łochów, Poland


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November
8 through 12
2013

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Preliminary Program

List of confirmed speakers

1 Dr. Actis Paolo Faculty Med., Imperial College, London UK Single-cell measurements with nanoelectrodes
2 Dr. Baldini Francesco CNR-IFAC, Firenze Italy The optical solution in biosensing
3 Prof. Bilewicz Renata Chem. Faculty, Warsaw Univ., Warsaw Poland Switching between drug storage and release by pH–responsive drug carriers
4 Prof. Blanchard Gary Dep. Chem., Michigan State Univ., East Lansing MI USA Imaging supported lipid bilayers – factors that influence film fluidity and domain structures and molecular-scale order
5 Prof. Bobacka Johan Process Chem. Centre, Anal. Chem. Åbo Akademi Univ., Turku/Åbo Finland Adjustment of the standard potential of solid-contact  ion-selective electrodes
6 Dr. Boukherroub Rabah Interdiscip. Res. Inst., Villeneuve d'Ascq France Preparation and sensing properties of reduced graphene oxide
7 Prof. D'Souza Francis Dep. Chem., North Texas Univ., Denton TX USA Electron transfer dynamics at the photosynthetic model-semiconductor interface
8 Dr. Ebner Andreas Inst. Biophys. Johannes Kepler Univ. Linz, Linz
Austria Sensing single molecules with the Atomic Force Microscope: New approaches in tip chemistry
9 Prof. Elbaum Danek Inst. Phys. PAS, Warsaw Poland

 Multifunctional NaYF4: Er3+, Yb3+, Gd3+ and  Gd2O3 nanoparticles doped by Er3+ and Yb3+ for use in imaging and photodynamic cancer therapy

10 Dr. Etienne Mathieu LCPME, CNRS Univ. Lorraine, Villers-les-Nancy France Electrochemical communication between bacteria encapsulated in sol-gel materials and electrodes
11 Prof. Ferapontova Elena iNANO, Aarhus Univ., Aarhus Denmark Design of electrochemical biosensors based on electron transfer properties of DNA
12 Dr. Gheber Levi Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva Israel Dynamic display of the Major Histocompatibility Complex class I (MHC-I) on the plasma membrane
13 Prof. Gorton Lo Dep. Anal. Chem. Biochem., Lund Univ., Lund  Sweden Electrochemistry of membrane enzymes / Fluorescent-electrochemical approaches to study redox enzymes
14 Prof. Haupt Karsten Univ. Technol. Compiègne, Compiègne France In-situ polymerisation of molecularly imprinted polymer nanostructures for chemical sensing with holographic and fiber-optical transducers
15 Dr. Jeuken Lars School Biomed. Sci., Univ. Leeds, Leeds UK Biomembrane-modified electrodes to study the versatile electron-transport chain in Shewanella oneidensis MR-1
16 Dr. Kataky Ritu Dep. Chem., Univ. Durham, Durham UK Interactions of nanoparticles with lipid bilayers
17 Prof. Krysinski Pawel Chem. Faculty, Warsaw Univ. Warsaw Poland Surface modification and miniaturization for implantable electrochemical sensing of catecholamines
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Prof. Kulesza Pawel Chem. Faculty, Warsaw Univ., Warsaw Poland

Development and Characterization of Biofilm-Based Hybrid Electrocatalytic Systems for Biofuel Cells and Analytical Sensing

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Dr.  Léger Christophe Lab. Bioénergétique et Ingénierie des Protéines, CNRS Aix-Marseille Univ. Marseille  France Direct electrochemistry of redox proteins and enzymes for studying their mechanism
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Prof. Lewenstam Andrzej Åbo Akademi Univ. Turku Finland Surface effects in routine application of ion-sensors in biomedical analysis
21 Dr. Lojou Elizabeth Institut de Microbiologie de la Méditerranée – CNRS, Marseille France Interface functionnalization for efficient biological electron transfer: from enzyme orientation to biofuel cells
22 Dr. Palchetti Ilaria Dep. Chem. "Ugo Schiff", Sesto Fiorentino Italy Electrochemical biosensing platform for miRNA detection
23 Prof. Piletsky Sergey Cranfield Health, Cranfield Univ., Cranfield UK Plastic antibodies
24 Dr. Plumeré Nicolas Dep. Chem. Biochem., Univ. Bochum, Bochum Germany Chemoselectivity in Integral and Local Electrode Surface Modification 
25 Dr. Reisner Erwin University of Cambridge, Cambridge UK Photoelectrochemical water oxidation with photosystem II and bio-inspired hybrid materials
26 Prof. Schuhmann Wolfgang Ruhr-Univ. Bochum, Bochum Germany Design of optimized redox polymers. Applications for biofuel cells and photobioelectrochemistry
27 Prof. Shleev Sergey Dep. Biomed. Sci., Malmö Univ. Malmö,  Sweden Recent advances in biofuel cells
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Prof. Timur Suna Ege University, Izmir  Turkey Targeted surfaces for cell imaging and sensing
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Dr. Vasilescu Alina Intern. Centre Biodynamics, Bucharest Romania EIS investigations on modified interfaces for the detection of allergen proteins
30 Dr. Whitcombe Michael Cranfield Health, Cranfield Univ., Cranfield UK Integrating molecularly imprinted polymers with sensors and assays
31 Prof. Wittstock Gunther Carl v. Ossietzky Univ. Oldenburg, Oldenburg Germany Coupling and monitoring chemical fluxes of microstructured enzyme layers
32 Prof. Wollenberger Ulla Dep. Mol. Enzymol., Univ. Potsdam, Potsdam-Golm Germany Recent progress in bioelectrocatalytic systems with multidomain enzymes

 

SMBCS’13 Program

2013-11-08, Friday

  13:00 – 19:00    Transfer to Łochów

 19:00 – 20:00     Dinner

 20:00 – 22:00     Poster Immobilisation

2009-11-09, Saturday

 08:00 – 9:00       Breakfast

 09:00 – 10:30          Morning Session 1

                                  (chairs: Karolien de Wael and Enrico Marsili)

 09:00 – 09:40     Lo Gorton  

Mediated and Direct Electrochemical Communication between Photosynthetic Cells/Membranes and Electrodes

09:40 – 10:00      Lars Jeuken 

Biomembrane-modified electrodes to study the versatile electron-transport chain in Shewanella oneidensis MR-1 

10:00 – 10:15      Alexandar Karajic

Development of electrode architectures for bioelectrochemical applications

10:15 – 10:30      Celia Silveira 

Probing the regulation mechanism of cytochrome cd1 nitrite reductase - A combined spectroscopic and electrochemical study

10:30 – 11:00      Coffee Break

 11:00 – 12:40          Morning Session 2

                                  (chairs: Lo Gorton and Alexandar Karajic)

 11:00 – 11:40     Nicolas Plummere  

Electron relays in electrochemical biosensors 

11:40 – 12:00      Christopher Leger  

Direct electrochemistry of redox proteins and enzymes for studying their mechanism

12:00 -12:20        Elizabeth Lojou 

Interface functionalization for efficient biological electron transfer: from enzyme orientation to biofuel cells

12:20 – 12:40      Karolien de Wael 

Electrochemical Aptasensing – Reaching Maximum Residue Limits and Unraveling Biomolecular Interactions 

 13:00 – 14:30     Lunch

 14:30 – 16:30     Afternoon Session 1

                            (chairs: Nicolas Plummere and Paula Lopes)

 14:30 – 15:10     Renata Bilewicz

Switching between drug storage and release by pH –responsive drug carriers 

15:10 – 15:30      Suna Timur 

Targeted surfaces for cell imaging and sensing

15:30 – 16:10      Gunther Wittstock

Coupling and monitoring chemical fluxes of microstructured enzyme layers  

16:10 – 16:30      Andreas Ebner

Sensing single molecules with the Atomic Force Microscope: New approaches in tip chemistry

16:30 – 17:00      Coffee Break

 17:00 – 18:35     Afternoon Session 2

                            (chairs: Gunther Wittstock and Deepak Rajawat)

 17:00 – 17:40     Francis D'Souza

Electron transfer dynamics at the photosynthetic model-semiconductor interface

17:40 – 18:00      Erwin Reisner

Photoelectrochemical water oxidation with photosystem II and bio-inspired hybrid materials

18:00 – 18:20      Peter Schoen

Imaging of mechanical properties of soft matter at nanoscale resolution

18:20 – 18:35      Britta Lindholm-Stetson

Detection of nanoparticles at molecularly imprinted polymer

 19:00 – 20:00     Dinner

 20:00 – 22:00     Poster Session

 2013-11-10, Sunday

 08:00 – 9:00       Breakfast

 09:00 – 10:30     Morning Session 1

                            (chairs: Paolo Actis and Veronika Ostatna)

 09:00 – 09:40     Gary Blanchard 

Imaging supported lipid bilayers – factors that influence film fluidity and domain structures and molecular-scale order 

09:40 – 09:55      Enrico Marsili

In vivo characterization of extracellular metabolites in Pseudomonas aeruginosa cultures 

09:55 – 10:10      Marta Sosnowska

Piezomicrogravimetric and impedimetric oligonucleotide biosensors using conducting polymers of biotinylated bis(2,2’-bithien-5-yl)methane as recognition units

10:10 – 10:30      Ritu Kataky

Interactions of nanoparticles with lipid bilayers 

 10:30 – 11:00     Coffee Break

 11.00 - 12.40      Morning Session 2

                            (chairs: Gary Blanchard and Alina Vasilescu)

11:00 – 11:40      Danek Elbaum

Multifunctional NaYF4: Er3+, Yb3+, Gd3+ and Gd2O3 nanoparticles doped by Er3+ and Yb3+ for use in imaging and photodynamic cancer therapy.

11:40 – 12:00      Levi Gheber 

Dynamic display of the Major Histocompatibility Complex class I (MHC-I) on the plasma membrane

12:00 – 12:40      Karsten Haupt

In-situ polymerisation of molecularly imprinted polymer nanostructures for chemical sensing with holographic and fiber-optical transducers

12:40 – 13:40      Lunch

 14:00 – 21:00     Excursion

 21:30 – 23:00     Dinner/Banquet

 

2013-11-11, Monday

 08:00 – 9:00       Breakfast

 09:00 – 10:30     Morning Session 1

                            (chairs: Rabah Boukherroub and Tan-Phat Huynh)

 09:00 - 09:40      Andrzej Lewenstam

Surface effects in routine application of ion-sensors in biomedical analysis  

09:40 - 10:00       Johan Bobacka 

Adjustment of the standard potential of solid-contact ion-selective electrodes  

10:00 – 10:15      Deepak Rajawat

Voltammetric determination of lead and cadmium using plant refuses modified carbon paste electrode 

10:15 – 10:30      Paula Lopes

Electroanalysis of Amyloid Formation of Parkinson’s Disease α-Synuclein 

 10:30 – 11:00     Coffee Break

 11:00 – 12:30     Morning Session 2

                            (chairs: Andrzej Lewenstam and Grzegorz Milczarek)

 11:00 – 11:40     Sergey Piletsky 

Plastic antibodies

11:40 – 12:00      Michael Whitcombe

Integrating molecularly imprinted polymers with sensors and assays

12:00 – 12:20      Rabah Boukherroub 

Preparation and sensing properties of reduced graphene oxide 

 13:00 – 14:30     Lunch

 14:30 – 16:30     Afternoon Session 1

                            (chairs: Sergey Piletsky and Celia Silveira)

 14:30 – 15:10     Sergey Shleev

Recent advances in biofuel cells

15:10 – 15:30      Ulla Wollenberger

Recent progress in bioelectrocatalytic systems with multidomain enzymes

15:30 – 16:10      Pawel Kulesza

Development and characterization of biofilm-based hybrid electrocatalytic systems for biofuel cells and analytical sensing

16:10 – 16:25      Barbara Jachimska 

Bovine Serum Albumin (BSA) Conformation Investigated by Quartz Crystal Microbalance (QCM-D) Measurements, Surface Plasmon Resonance (MP-SPR) and Atomic Force Microscopy (AFM) Measurements on a Silica Surface

 16:25 – 17:00     Coffee Break

 17:00 – 18:50     Afternoon Session 2

                            (chairs: Sergey Shleev and Rui Campos)

 17:00 – 17:20     Mathieu Etienne

Electrochemical communication between bacteria encapsulated in sol-gel materials and electrodes

17:20 -17:40        Pawel Krysinski

Surface modification and miniaturization for implantable electrochemical sensing of catecholamines

17:40 – 18:00      Paolo Actis

Single-cell measurements with nanoelectrodes

18:00 – 18:20      Alina Vasilescu

EIS investigations on modified interfaces for the detection of allergen proteins

18:20 – 18:35      Grzegorz Milczarek

Lignosulfonate-Stabilized Nanoparticles: Proparation and Electrochemistry

18:35 – 18:50      Veronika Ostatna

Chronopotentiometric analysis of proteins, polyamino acids and peptides 

 19:00 - 20:00      Dinner

 21:00 – 01:00     Disco

 2013-11-12, Tuesday

 08:00 – 9:00       Breakfast

 09.00 - 10.35      Morning Session 1

(chairs: Wolfgang Schuhmann and Barbara Jachimska)

09:00 – 9:40        Francesco Baldini

The optical solution in biosensing

09:40 – 10:00      Elena Ferapontova

Design of electrochemical biosensors based on electron transfer properties of DNA 

10:00 – 10:20      Ilaria Palchetti

Electrochemical biosensing platform for miRNA detection

10:20 – 10:35      Rui Campos

Electrochemistry of weakly adsorbed species: Voltammetric analysis of electron transfer between gold electrodes and Ru(NH3)63+ electrostatically interacting with DNA

 10:35 – 10:50     Coffee Break

 10:50 – 12:00     Morning Session 2

                            (chairs: Francesco Baldini and Marta Sosnowska)

 10:50 – 11:05     Tan-Phat Huynh

Selective determination of explosive nitroaromatic compounds by simultaneous chronoamperometry and piezoelectric microgravimetry using conducting molecularly imprinted polymers (MIPs)

11:05 -11:45        Wolfgang Schuhmann

Design of optimized redox polymers. Applications for biofuel cells and photobioelectrochemistry

11:45 – 12:00      Closing

 12:00 – 13:00     Lunch

 13:00 -                Departures

Levi Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva Israel