Welcome to EMN Meeting on Carbon Nanostructures 2019!

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With the success of the previous Carbon Nanostructures meetings in Hawaii, USA 2016, Orlando, USA 2017 and Dubrovnik, Croatia 2018.  The EMN Meeting on Carbon Nanostructures 2019 will be held from May 13 to 17, 2019 in Rome, Italy! It aims to be a unique platform for leading scientists, researchers, scholars and engineers from academia, laboratories and industry around the world to exchange, share and learn the most recent advancement on various aspects related to Carbon Nanotubes,  Graphene,  Nanoparticles  and other topics related to Carbon Nanostructures.

The conference include but not limited to the topics:

Carbon Nanotubes // Graphene // Carbon Nanofibre // Carbon Nanoparticles // Carbon Nanopores/Nanoporous // 2D Materials


  • Carbon Nanostructures for Energy Storage
  • Carbon Nanostructures in Biology
  • Carbon Electronics
  • Graphene and Related Structures
  • Technology applications of carbon nanomaterials
  • General

Attendees (Sort by Last Name)- Invited

  • Matteo Amati, Elettra-Sincrotrone Trieste S.C.p.A. di interesse nazionale, Italy
    Scanning photoemission imaging and spectromicroscopy: a powerful tool to chemically characterize 1D and 2D carbon based materials at the micro- and nano-scale
  • Ravil Amirov, Joint Institute for High Temperatures of Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia
    Plasma Jet Assisted Synthesis and Doping of Carbon Nanostructures
  • Ciceron Berbecaru, University of Bucharest, Romania
    Dielectric properties of graphene-ferroelectric nanostructures
  • Nicola Bernabo, University of Teramo, Italy
    Potential use of graphene oxide for mammalian sperm membrane engineering: a promising strategy to improve male fertility
  • Carlo S. Casari, Politecnico di Milano, Italy
    Carbyne and Carbon atomic wires: present and perspectives
  • Anton-Alexandru Ciucu, University of Bucharest, Romania
    Electroanalytical Applications of Carbon Nanotubes Modified Electrodes
  • Antonino Contino, Electronic department (ESAT), KU Leuven, Belgium
    Resistance Benchmark of Graphene against Cu Interconnects with Scaling
  • Alessandro Cultrera, Istituto Nazionale di Ricerca Metrologica – INRiM, Italy
    Electrical Resistance Tomography as a characterization tool for large-area graphene
  • Radhaballabh Debnath, Jadavpur University, India
    Optically transparent Photoactive carbon Bucky-balls/ Bucky tubes – inorganic polymer nanocomposites and their smart optoelectronic response
  • Ayrat Dimiev, Kazan Federal University, Russia
    The Mechanism of stage transitions in graphite sulfate intercalation compounds. The role of the graphite structure.
  • Alexander V. Eletskii, Moscow Power Engineering Institute, Russia
    Laser and e-beam reinforcement of a metal throuth nanocarbon coating
  • Randolph E. Elmquist, National Institute of Standards and Technology, USA
    Designing new structures in epitaxial graphene on SiC: transport and quantum effects
  • Akira Fujimoto, Osaka Institute of Technology, Japan
    Large-Area Synthesized Molybdenum Disulfide and Chemical Vapor Deposited Graphene for Application of Gas Sensor
  • Guoying Feng, Sichuan University, China
  • Jonas Fransson, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Universal scaling of weak localization in graphene due to bias-induced dispersion decoherence
  • Akira Hida, Advanced Device Laboratory, RIKEN, Japan
    Quantum devices made with carbon nanotubes
  • Alojz Ivankovic, University College Dublin, Ireland
    Tailoring Mechanical and Fracture Properties of Composites and Adhesives using nano-additives
  • Richard B Jackman, University College London, UK
    Novel Lateral Diamond Nanowires with exceptionally high current density and their use for diamond nano-transistors
  • Ondrej Jasek, Masaryk University, Czech Republic
    Investigation of growth mechanism of graphene nanosheets in microwave plasma torch at atmospheric pressure and their properties
  • Yasushi Kanai, Osaka University, Japan
    Detection of small peptides by open sandwich immunoassay
  • Jakub Kierdaszuk, University of Warsaw, Poland
    Surface-enhanced Raman scattering in graphene induced by AlxGa1-xN/GaN axial heterostructure nanowire substrate
  • Eunsang Kwon, Tohoku University, Japan
    Crystal Structure and properties of Lithium-Cation Endohedral [C60] Fullerene
  • Songtian Li, National Institutes for Quantum and Radiological Science and Technology, Japan
    Graphene/half-metal heterostructure for spintronics
  • Enzo Menna, Università di Padova, Italy
    Chemically modified carbon nanostructures for functional hybrid and composite materials
  • Farid Menaa, California Innovations Corporation, CA, USA
    Carbone Nanostructures and Chemosensors : Importance for Precision Medecine
  • Karolina Milowska, University of Cambridge, UK
    Connecting Carbon Nanotubes with Copper.
  • Pierfrancesco Riccardi, University of Calabria, Italy
    Unoccupied electronic band structure of graphene based materials
  • Atsuko Sekiguchi, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan
    Highly Conductive and Ultralight Copper-matrix/Carbon Nanotube Composites Toward Future Wiring
  • Issai Shlimak, Bar Ilan University, Israel
    Irradiation-induced Metal-Insulator Transition in monolayer graphene
  • Yun Sun, Institute of Metal Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
    A carbon nanotube non-volatile memory device using a photoresist gate dielectric
  • Keigo Takeda, Meijo University, Japan
    Synthesis of 3D Graphene Network as Platform for Emeging Applications
  • Yoshitaka Umeno, The University of Tokyo, Japan
    Atomistic model simulation of buckling behavior and band gap energy in compressed carbon nanotubes
  • Stefan Ioan Voicu, University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
    Functionalized carbon nanotubes for gas sensors
  • Andrew T. S. Wee, National University of Singapore, Singapore
    The Organic-2D Heterointerface
  • Takeo Yamada, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Japan
    Application Development of Composite Materials using Long, Pure Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes
  • Won-Sub Yoon, Sungkyunkwan University, Republic of Korea
    Exceptional lithium storage in SnO2/rGO electrode
  • Guang-Lin Zhao, Southern University and A&M College, USA
    Electric Field Polarization Phenomenon on Nitrogen-Functionalized Carbon Nano Materials and Electrocatalytic Properties


-Oral / Posters

  • Giorgi Donadze, Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University, Georgia
    Superconducting Precursor at Temperatures above 200 K in Bismuth Cuprates Fabricated by Melt Quenching in a Solar Furnace
  • Tsisana Gavasheli, Ivane Javakxishvili Tbilisi State University (TSU), Georgia
    Technology for fabrication of polymer magnetic nanocomposites possessing good conductivity, self-healing and adhesion properties
  • Su-Jin Jang, Korea Institute of Ceramic Engineering and Technology, Republic of Korea
    Carbon Dots Scissoring with Metallic Potassium in Activation Process
  • Kwang Chul Roh, Korea University, Republic of Korea
    Structural and Electrochemical Characteristics of Activated Carbon Derived from Lignin-Rich Residue
  • Jiri Stulik, University of West bohemia, Czech Republic
    Flexible environmental sensors based on Carbon nanoparticles
  • Seung Yun Yang, Pusan National University, Republic of Korea
    Size-dependent separation of carbon dots using cross-flow membrane filtration

Abstract Submission:

Abstract deadline is Feb. 25, 2019. Email notification of contributed presentation acceptance will be provided no later than March 1, 2019.

Abstracts from invited speakers will be accepted automatically.

Abstract template

Please submit it as an email attachment to emnmeetings.bella@gmail.com

  • Please underline the name of the presenting author.
  • Please limit abstracts to a single page.
  • Select Invited, Oral or Poster presentation preferred as prompted in the template.
  • Indicate preferred workshop where prompted from the options in the list of workshops.
  • Abstracts with figures are encouraged.
  • Abstracts may be submitted ONLY as Microsoft Word files. Please name your file according to the following convention prior to submission: First Name_Last Name_EMN Carbon_ Abstract.doc (e.g. John_Smith_EMN Carbon_Abstract.doc).

Author preferences will be taken into account, however the final decision on presentation format and session will be made by the Committee and indicated in the acceptance email.


All participants including conference chairs and invited speakers need to register. Please pay registration fees according to the following schedule:

Registration fee will not cover flights or accommodation.

Feb. 10-March 20, 2019
Feb. 10-March 20, 2019
March 21-April 10, 2019
March 21-April 10, 2019
Without Presentation
Before May 10, 2019
Accompany person
(without Scientific Program)
Before May 14, 2019
On-Site (Cash Only)
    May 13-15, 2018

Please Note:

  • The registration fees are refundable less a ten percent (10%) processing charge if notice of cancellation is received 30 days before the meeting;
  • The registration fees are refundable less a twenty percent (20%) processing charge if notice of cancellation is received 15 days before the meeting;
  • Registration fees cannot be refunded if notice of cancellation is received within 15 days before the meeting;
  • On-site registration payments are acceptable in Cash Only.

Attention: All lunch, Dinner, social events tickets are non-transferable and non-transferable and non-changeable. There are separated charges for each activity if you bring any additional member.



The conference hotel will be Cardinal Hotel St. Peter Rome.
Address: Via Leone Dehon 71, Aurelio, 00165 Rome, Italy
Tel +3906632252 | Fax +3906631602 |E-mail: mice@cardinalhotelrome.com
The meeting room will be Pamphili Conference Room in Cardinal Hotel St. Peter Rome. Free WiFi is available.

The hotel is located next to Villa Pamphili, Rome’s largest park, 4 km far from the old town.

To date, Please notice that the May 15th is not available on booking link any more.

Accommodation: Please click the booking link with group rate.
Double for single use classic Euro 145,00 per person per night
Double rooms classic 155,00 per person per night

Rates include:
– American buffet breakfast
– Vat and service
– Free Internet Wifi

City Tax Euro 6,00 per person per night not included

Transportation: Airport shuttle (additional charge).
The property provides a frequent shuttle service to/from Cornelia Metro Station at arranged times, while the public bus 881 offers links into Rome city center. Baldo Degli Ubaldi Metro Station on line A is a 20-minute walk away.
Shuttle Servicer to Metro “A”, Service cost Euro 1,00 per person each way. Tickets and Info at the Reception.
Closest Airports: Fiumicino Airport, 27 km; Ciampino Airport 32 km.
Most Popular Landmarks: Vatican city 2.3 km; Castel Sant’Angelo 2.8 km; San Francesco a Ripa Church 3.1 km; Trevi Fountain 4 km.

Pick Up Service

-from Fiumicino Airport to the Hotel Cardinal St.Peter cars from 1 to 4 people € 60.00 – Minivan up to 8 persons € 75.00 -from Ciampino Airport to Hotel Cardinal St.Peter cars from 1 to 4 people € 50.00 – Minivan up to 8 persons € 65.00 -from Hotel Cardinal St.Peter Fiumicino Airport cars from 1 to 4 people € 50.00 – Minivan up to 8 persons € 65.00 -from Hotel Cardinal St.Peter Ciampino Airport cars from 1 to 4 people € 40.00 – Minivan up to 8 persons € 55.00

In order to book the service of pick up service from the airports we kindly request a confirmation email to info@cardinalhotelrome.com with details about flight arrival times, a mobile phone number on which the driver can contact you in case of delay or emergency

The payment is direct with the taxi driver

Other Hotels nearby in 2 KM:
VILLA AURELIA; Via Leone XIII, 459, 00165 Roma RM, 3 mins by walking
Gregorio VII Luxury Suites, Via Gregorio VII, 407, 00165 Roma RM, 7 mins by walking
Star of Rome, Piazza Pio XI, 78, 00165 Roma RM, 8 mins by walking
Hotel NH Roma Villa Carpegna; 17 mins by walking
Hotel Occidental Aurelia; 20 mins by walking
Crowne Plaza Rome St. Peter’s; 25 mins by walking
The Church Village; 20 mins by walking

Conference Schedule

On Site Registration Starts: 14:00 PM, May 13, 2019

Scientific Program: May 14/15/16, 2019

One-Day excursion: May 17, 2019


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