Monday, 23 July 2018

09:00-09:25 

Welcome and registration
Wates House

09:25-10:20

(Invited) Label-free, non-optical biomolecular detection in unaltered human serum using fluidic dielectrophoresis
Zach Gagnon, John Hopkins University, USA

10:20-10:45

Dielectrophoresis for semiconductor integrated optoelectronic microfluidics
Dunia Giliyana, Cardiff University, UK

10:45-11:10

Refreshment break
Green Room

11:10-11:35

Electro-orientation and electro-rotation of metal cylinders in electrolyte
Antonio Ramos, Universidad de Sevilla, Spain

11:35-12:00

Electro-orientation of spheroidal self-propelled particles in shear flow
Nic Green, University of Southampton, UK

12:00-12:25

Electrorotation of zinc-oxide microspheres: experiments and theoretical analysis
Pablo Garcia-Sanchez, Universidad de Sevilla, Spain

12:25-13:25

Lunch
Green Room

13:25-14:15

(Invited) Quantitative characterization of the performance of an all-in-one platform for selective single-cell capture and analysis
Robbyn Anand, Iowa State University, USA

14:15-14:40 

Microfluidic immunoassay platform based on combining concentration-polarization analyte preconcentration and dielectrophoretic trapping of functionalized beads
Sinwook Park, Israel Institute of Technology, Israel

14:40-15:05

MyDEP, a software for dielectric modeling of particles and cells for simulation of dielectrophoretic response spectra
Jonathan Cottet, University of Lyon and École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, France and Switzerland

15:05-15:30

Electrokinetic devices for rapid isolation and detection of cancer related cf-DNA and exosome biomarkers directly from patient blood and plasma samples
Stuart Ibsen, Knight Cancer Institute, USA

15:30-15:55

Refreshment break
Green Room

15:55-16:45

(Invited) Dielectrophoretic filtration for high-throughput particle enrichment
Georg R Pesch, Universität Bremen, Germany

16:45-17:10

Ultrahigh Resolution Cell Separation using Dielectrophoresis
Mark Hayes, Arizona State University, USA

17:10-17:35

Simulation of dielectrophoretic immobilization of micro/nano beads in a Silicon based microfluidic platform
Honeyeh Matbaechi Ettehad, Innovations for High Performance Microelectronics (IHP), Germany

17:35-18:30

Drinks and poster reception
Green room

Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline (extension):
    20 June 2018
  • Early registration deadline:
    6 July 2018
  • Registration deadline:
    18 July 2018