Welcome to the 5th EMN Droplets 2019!

The EMN Meeting on Droplets will be held from December 16 to 20, 2019 in Hong Kong

To continue its success of last events at Phuket, Thailand (2015)San Sebastian, Spain (2016)Orlando, USA (2017)Victoria, Canada (2018)The 5th EMN Meeting on Droplets aims to be a unique platform for leading scientists, researchers, scholars and engineers from academia, R&D laboratories and industry around the world and will continue to promote discussions and information exchange across the frontiers of research in the field of biology, medicine, food and agriculture, chemistry, metal and mechanics, semiconductor droplets and theory, simulation and thermodynamics of droplets. 

Workshops & Invited Speakers

  • Biological and Medical Droplet
    Ana S. Moita IN+ – Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal
    Dynamics of biological droplets under external actuation: application to clinical diagnostics
    Yanwei Jia University of Macau, Macau
    Digital Microfluidics for Precision Medicine
  • Chemical Physics Droplet
  • Droplet Dynamics
    Chenglong Tang Xi’an Jiaotong University, CHINA
    Dynamics of droplet impact on solid surface
    Heping Zhu USDA-ARS Application Technology Research Unit, OARDC/The Ohio State University, USA
    Pesticide droplet impact and adhesion with interactions of leaf micro-morphology
    Meirong Song Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
    Droplet Impact Dynamics and Deposition Strategy on Superhydrophobic Surfaces
  • Droplets of Complex Fluids
    A R Harikrishnan Birla Institute of Technology and Science Pilani, India
    Evaporation of complex pendant droplets and the effect of external field stimuli
  • Fuel Droplets
    Belal Al Zaitone
    King Abdulaziz University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
    Oblate Spheroidal Droplet Evaporation in an Acoustic Levitator
  • Liquid Droplets on Solid Surfaces
    Bo Chang Aalto University, Finland
    Nanoliter Deposition on Hydrophilic/superhydrophobic Patterned Surfaces
    Dominique Legendre INPT/ENSEEIHT/IMFT, France
    the numerical simulation of an icing drop
    Hongliang LUO Hiroshima University, Japan
    characteristics of fuel droplets impact on the wall and fuel adheison formation
    Liran Ma Tsinghua University, China
    Droplet of salt solution trapped between mica surfaces
    Masahiro Fukumoto
    Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan

    Splat formation issue in thermal spray process
    Nandini Bhandaru Birla Institute of Technology and Science, Pilani, Hyderabad Campus,India
    Evaporation of a solution drop on a sticky hydrophobic surfaces
    Rabibrata Mukherjee IIT Kharagpur, India
    Evaporative Drying of a Salt Solution on Flat and Patterned Surfaces

  • Metal and Mechanical Droplet
  • Nanodroplet
  • Semiconductor and Superconductor Droplet
  • Theory and Simulation
    Mingzhe Dong University of Calgary, Canada
    Transport of Oil-in-Water Emulsion Droplets in Porous Media
  • General
    Duo Wu
    Soochow University, China
    Microfluidic spray granulation technology: From monodisperse droplets to uniform microparticles
    Jun-ya Kohno
    Gakushuin University, Japan
    Colliding droplets as optical cavity
    Masamichi KOHNO
    Kyushu University, Japan

    to be updated
    Mina Hoorfar The University of British Columbia, Canada
    Droplet microfluidics: from sample preparation to sensing
    Patrick Tabeling
    MMN ESPCI, France

    Hydrogel technology for single cell

    Shengfu Yang University of Leicester, UK
    High-moment Magnetic Nanoparticles Formed in Superfluid Helium
    Sun Choi Korea Institute of Science and Technology, Korea
    Understanding Uniform, Fast, and Scalable Buoyancy-Driven Macro-Sized Drop Generations


All participants must pay registration fees according to the following schedule: (One presentation per registration)

Registration Dates Fees
Regular(Invited/Oral) September 10-November 10, 2019 US$748
Regular(Poster) September 10-November 18, 2019 US$548
Late(Invited/Oral) November 11-November 18, 2019 US$798
Late(Poster) November 19-November 25, 2019 US$598
Without Presentation Before December 1, 2019 US$468
Accompany person Before December 1, 2019 US$398
(without Scientific Program)
On-Site (Cash Only)     December 16-December 20, 2019 US$898

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.


Email notification of contributed presentation acceptance will be provided no later than November 10, 2019. The abstract template is available here: EMN-Abstract-Template

Please submit it as an email attachment to emndroplets2015@outlook.com.

Venue: Eaton Hotel, Kowloon

380 Nathan Road, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Tel: (+852) 2782 1818
Fax: (+852) 2782 5563
Email: eshkg.info@eatonhotels.com
The workshop will be held at Eaton Hotel, Kowloon, which will serve as the main accommodation venue for the attendees. We strongly encourage you live at here, which also serve as the assembly point of our activities.
Conference Contact: Email: emndroplets2015@outlook.com
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