Scientific Program

2018 Scientific Program

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Biomolecular Folding, Function, and Stability

Symposium Chairs

Jonathan B. Chaires - University of Louisville, USA

Richard D. Sheardy - Texas Woman's University, USA

Plenary Lecture

Prof. W. David Wilson - Georgia State University, USA

Invited Speakers

Prof. M. Thomas Record - University of Wisconsin, USA

Prof. Vincent J. Hilser - The Johns Hopkins University, USA

Prof. Dorothy Beckett - University of Maryland, USA

Prof. Nichola Garbetta - University of Louisville, USA

Macromolecular Association and Recognition

Symposium Chairs

Conceição A. Minetti - Rutgers University, USA

David P. Remeta - Rutgers University, USA

Plenary Lecture

Prof. Ernesto Freire - The Johns Hopkins University, USA

Invited Speakers

Prof. Matthew T. Auton - Mayo Clinic, USA

Dr. Peter W. Schuck - National Institutes of Health, USA

Prof. Steven T. Whitten - Texas State University, USA

Biopharmaceutical Applications and Drug Discovery

Symposium Chairs

Conceição A. Minetti - Rutgers University, USA

Carlos A. Montanari - University of São Paulo, Brazil

Plenary Lecture

Prof. Michael K. Gilson - University of California San Diego, USA

Invited Speakers

Prof. Chad Brautigam - UT Southwestern Medical Center, USA

Dr. Verna Frasca - Malvern Instruments, USA

Prof. Daumantas Matulis - Vilnius University, Lithuania

Thermodynamics of Colloids, Surfactants, and Interfaces

Symposium Chairs

Sandro Keller - University of Kaiserslautern, Germany

Carolyn Vargas - University of Kaiserslautern, Germany

Plenary Lecture

Prof. Marjorie Longo - University of California at Davis, USA

Invited Speakers

Prof. Karen Edler - University of Bath, United Kingdom

Prof. Mafumi Hishida - University of Tsukuba, Japan

Prof. Alexey S. Ladokhin - University of Kansas Medical Center, USA

Prof. Daniel Erik Otzen - Aarhus University, Denmark

Thermal Physics of Condensed Matter and Materials

Symposium Chairs

Marcelo Jaime - Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA

Kazuya Saito - University of Tsukuba, Japan

Plenary Lecture

Dr. Roman Movshovich - Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA

Invited Speakers

Prof. Stephan Sullow - Braunschweig University, Germany

Prof. Andres Saul - Marseille University, France

Dr.. Keshav Shestra - Idaho National Laboratory, USA

Dr. Satoshi Yamashita - Osaka University, Japan

Prof. Osamu Yamamuro - The University of Tokyo, Japan

Microfluidics, Nanotechnology, and New Techniques:

Symposium Chairs

Junko Morikawa - Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan

Christoph Schick - Universität Rostock, Germany

Plenary Lecture

Prof. Akihiko Toda - Hiroshima University, Japan

Invited Speakers

Prof. Qiao Lin - Columbia University, USA

Prof. Michael L. Roukes - California Institute of Texchnology, USA

Dr. Juergen Schawe - Mettler Toledo, USA

Prof. Evgeny Zhuravlev - Universität Rostock, Germany

Prof. Lei Zuo - Virginia Polytechnic Institute, USA

Phase Equilibria and Transitions

Symposium Chairs

Eric May - University of Western Australia, Australia

Martin Trusler - Imperial College London, United Kingdom

Plenary Lecture

Prof. John M. Shaw - University of Alberta, Canada

Invited Speakers

Prof. Walter Chapman - Rice University, USA

Prof. Christophe Coquelet - Mines ParisTech, France

Prof. Carolyn Koh - Colorado School of Mines, USA

Prof. Gabriele Sadowski - Technische Universität Dortmund, Germany

Liquid Solutions and Fluid Mixtures

Symposium Chairs

Joseph A. Rard - Livermore, California, USA

Earle Waghorne - University College Dublin, Ireland

Invited Speakers

Prof. Margarida Costa Gomes - National Center for Scientific Research, France

Prof. Emmerich Wilhelm - Universität Wien, Austria

Thermodynamic Properties of Ionic Liquids

Symposium Chairs

Magdalena Bendova - Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic

Johan Jacquemin - University of Tours, France

Plenary Lecture

Prof. Luis M.N. Santos - Universidade do Porto, Portugal

Invited Speakers

Dr. Anil Kumar - Council of Scientific & Industrial Research, India

Prof. Jose Palomar - Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain

Dr. Hector Rodriquez - Universidad de Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Prof. Sergey Verevkin - Universität Rostock, Germany

Energy Materials and Sources

Symposium Chair

Hitoshi Kawaji - Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan

Plenary Lecture

Prof. Takuya Hashimoto - Nihon University, Japan

Databases, Global Analysis, Modeling, and Simulations

Symposium Chairs

Kenneth Kroenlein - National Institute of Standards and Technology, USA

Demian Riccardi - National Institute of Standards and Technology, USA

Advances in Chemical Thermodynamics Education

Symposium Chairs

Nasrin Mirsaleh-Kohan - Texas Woman's University, USA

Richard D. Sheardy - Texas Woman's University, USA

Invited Speakers

Prof. Dorothy Beckett - University of Maryland, USA

Prof. Reid Bishop - Belhaven University, USA

Prof. Stephen Carroll - Santa Clara University, USA