IVS 35th Annual Conference & Workshop

IVS 35th Annual Conference & Workshop

September 10-11, 2017, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot

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    Join a thriving community of hundreds of scientists, technology and industry leaders, enjoy the most veteran conference in modern materials in Isarel. While tracking the traditional fields of basic and applied surface science, thin films and vacuum technology, the conference puts emphasis on the emerging fields of nano-electronics and spintronics, photonics and plasmonics as well as bio-interfaces, soft matter and much more.


    Sunday, September 10th- Conference 

Plenary Speaker
Prof. Anthony J. Muscat, Chair, Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, University of Arizona -  Where Materials meet: Passivation and Activation of Semiconductor and Metal Surfaces


Nanomaterials: Advanced Fabrication and Characterization  
Chair: Amit Sitt, TAU. Invited speakers: Rafal Klajn, WIS; Yuval Yaish, Technion

Energy and Sustainability
Chair: Lioz Etgar, HUJI | Invited speakers: Dan Oron, WIS; Iris Visoly Fisher, BGU

Bio-Interfaces and Bio-Engineering
Chair: Shirley Daube, WIS | Invited speakers: Yael Hanin, TAU; Hanna Rapaport, BGU

Nano Electronics and Spintronics
Chair: Doron Naveh, BIU | Invited speakers: Amos Sharoni, BIU; Yoram Dagan, TAU

Photonics and Plasmonics
Chair: Dan Oron, WIS | Invited speakers: Haim Suchowsky, TAU; Guy Bartal, Technion

Responsive Surfaces and Electrochemistry
Chair: Boaz Pokroy, Technion | Invited speakers: Ester Segal, Technion; Daniel Mandler, HUJI

Spectrocopy and Surface Science
Chair: Tzachi Livneh, NRCN | Invited speakers: Elad Gross, HUJI ; Eli Kolodney, Technion

Mechanical Properties and Tribology of Soft and Biological Matter
Chair: Shelly Tzlil, Technion | Invited speakers: TBA

Workshop, Sept. 11th, WIS
Chemical Modification of Semiconductor Surfaces

Gas and Liquid Etching of III-V Semiconductors |Antony Muscat, AVS

Organic Monolayers  | Chaim Sukenik, BIU

ALD and ALE | TBA, Oxford Instruments

Surface Doping | Roie Yerushalmi, HUJI

Surface Characterization Tools | TBA 

Conference & Workshop Chairs
Dr. Ayelet Vilan (WIS), Dr. Michal Lahav (WIS), 
Dr. Ora Simcha Bitton (WIS)