Thursday, May 23
Scala Restaurant (downtown)
19:00 Get-together with Meeting Opening Lecture by I. Willner (Jerusalem) Controlling Plasmonic Properties by DNA Machines
Friday, May 24
IPHT, Campus Beutenberg
8:30 Introduction & Surface Plasmons (Wolfgang Fritzsche)
J. Jatschka (IPHT) Performance characterisation of plasmonic sensors based on diverse nanostructures in an ensemble and a single structure detection set-up

H. Aouani (London) Multispectral Surface-Enhanced Spectroscopy with Log-Periodic Nanoantennas

Y.-W. Huang (Taipeh) Electromagnetic wave manipulation by plasmonic micro-projector and metasurface

M. Schmidt (IPHT) Plasmonics optical fibers: a new base for nanophotonics

J. Toppari (Jyväskylä) Dynamics of strongly coupled surface plasmons and molecular excitations
= coffee break =
11:00 Laser-Particle Interactions (Frank Hubenthal)
S. Hashimoto (Tokushima) Interaction of lasers with gold nanoparticles: remarkable effects on the particles and the surrounding medium

F. Garwe (IPHT) Plasmonic coupling and long range transfer of an excitation along a DNA nanowire

O. Muskens (Southampton) Plasmonically targeted laser treatment of human endothelial cells

L. Zaarour (Troyes) Molecular nanoprobes for thermal imaging of photoexcited metallic nanoparticles
= lunch =
13:30 Biosensing & Technology (Itamar Willner)
P. Baptista (Lisbon) Gold nanoparticles for nucleic acid characterisation

X. Le Guevel (Bionand) Fluorescent noble metallic nanoclusters in biological templates

G. Acuna (Braunschweig) DNA-origami based nanoantennas ready for biological applications

M. Orrit (Leiden) Microscopy and spectroscopy of single gold nanoparticles

Y-C. Chang (Tainan) Large-scale Plasmonic Nanostructures Fabricated with Nanospherical-Lens Lithography
= Poster Presentations =
17:00 Excursion & Dinner
Saturday, May 25
09:00 SERS (Bill Barnes)
F. Hubenthal (Kassel) New Fundamentals in and Applications of SERS

M. Lamy de la Chapelle (Paris) Highly sensitive nanobiosensor based on SERS

J. Kneipp (Berlin) Mix-and-match plasmonic nanoparticle surfaces for application in analytical sciences and catalysis research

K. Leosson (Reykjavik) Combined lithographic patterning and self-assembly of gold nanostructures for improved SERS enhancement
= Coffee Break =
11:00 Fluorescence Enhancement (Marc Lamy de la Chapelle)
B. Barnes (Exeter) Chiral Electromagnetic and Plasmonic Nanostructures

M. Werts (ENS Chachan) Quenched fluorescence and enhanced resonant light scattering in molecular plasmonic assemblies

R. Gill (Twente) High fluorescence enhancement and ultrashort lifetime of dyes in Ag nanoparticle aggregate nanoantennas

12:15 Lunch
12:15 Lunch
M. Abo-Zeid (Cairo)
Evaluation of gold nanoparticles to induce cytogenetic changes in mice

S. Baieva (Univ. Jyväskylä)
Strong coupling between surface plasmon polaritons and β-carotene in nanolayered system

T. Büchner (HU Berlin)
Investigation of red blood cell components with SERS

A. El-Hussein (Cairo Univ.)
Biosensing using fluorescent Semiconductor Quantum Dots of different sizes

M. Gühlke (HU Berlin)
Analyzing the distribution of different molecules on immobilized nanoparticles by SERS mapping

A. Hauser (Univ. Jena)
Quantitative SERS Investigations of Heteroaromates in a lab-on-a-chip Device

W. Hsu (Taipeh)
Magnetic plasmon induced transparency in three-dimensional metamolecules

Y. Huang (Taipeh)
Electromagnetic wave manipulation by plasmonic micro-projector and metasurface

A. Huefner (Cambridge)
Segregation of cell phenotypes using surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy

T. Isoniemi (Univ. Jyväskylä)
Collective optical resonances in networks of metallic carbon nanotubes

N. Jahr (IPHT)
Analysis of a hybrid nanostructure consisting of nanoholes and nanoparticles for bio-analytical applications

C. Katzer (Univ. Jena)
Matrix induced in-situ growth of crystalline gold nanoparticles

G. Keegan (Dublin City Univ.)
A Plasmonic Silver Nanoparticle Platform for Sensitive DNA Detection

A. Kopielski (IPHT)
DNA-Origami induced precise patterning of plasmonic nanoparticles

R. Müller (IPHT)
Au-TiO2 hybrid nanoparticles by laser pyrolysis

J. Nagel (IPF Dresden)
Immobilisation of AuNP in the surface layer of polycarbonate during injection moulding

T. Sen (TU Braunschweig)
Interaction of single fluorophore molecule with Gold and Gold Core - Silver shell nanoparticles on self-assembled DNA origami structures

F. Theil (IPHT)
Evidence for SERRS-enhancement in the spectra of ruthenium-dye metal nanoparticle conjugates

M. Thiele (IPHT)
Microfluidic-based synthesis of silver seed particles for subsequent synthesis of anisotropic nanoparticles

S. Trautmann (IPHT)
Investigations of aging effects of immobilized silver nanoprisms

Y. Wang (Univ. Essen)
Rational Design and Synthesis of Anisotropic Plasmonic Nanoassemblies for SERS Detection of Cytokines

J. Wirth (IPHT)
Induction of a long range excitation transfer in DNA molecules by the high excitation of an Ag nanoparticle

W. Xie (Univ. Essen)
SERS monitoring of heterogeneous catalysis by using bifunctional NPs

T. Youssef (Cairo Univ.)
Plasmonic effect of metallic nanoparticles on fluorescence efficiency of photodynamic dyes

X. Yu (Univ. Marburg)
Controlled Release of Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Cargos via Polyelectrolyte Multilayer Microcapsules

S. Yüksel (IPHT)
3D Flower-Like Nanostructures as an Efficient and Reproducible Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy Substrate (SERS)

I. Zeise (HU Berlin)
SiO2-Nanocomposites for bioanalytical applications using SERS

D. Zopf (IPHT)
Fast assembly of silver nanoparticle SAMs and their application as SERS substrates