International Conference on Small Science (ICSS)

Welcome to ICSS 2019!

The International Conference on Small Science will be held form March 26 – 30, 2019 in Hawaii, USA

To continue its success of last events at Las Vegas, USA (2013), Hong Kong (2014), Phuket, Thailand (2015), Prague, Czech Republic (2016)San Sebastian, Spain (2017)Rome, Italy (2018)The next International Conference on Small Science (ICSS 2019) will be held at Sheraton Princess Kaiulani, Hawaii, USA from March 26 to 30, 2019. The conference will bring together the international research communities from various scientific disciplines, including materials science, physics, chemistry and biology, to discuss new and exciting advances that involve microscale and nanoscale materials, techniques and methodologies. ICSS 2019 will be a few days of intense collaboration, exciting small science, and great social occasions.

Workshops & Invited Speakers
  • Biochemical Sensors and Detection Technologies
  • Energy Materials
    Ping JIN
    Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, CAS, China/AIST, Japan
    Recent progress on nano-materials in smart windows
    Wu-Yang SEAN
    Chung Yuan Christian University, Taiwan
    Design and validation of an Energy Management System for reusing lithium-ion battery
  • MEMS
  • Micro and Nano Engineering
    Gilles Jacquemod Nice Sophia Antipolis University, EPOC-UNS, France
    Reducing Small Channel Effect of UTBB-FDSOI Transitor for Current Mirror Application
  • Microfluidics and Nanofluidics
    Koji YOSHIDA Department of Chemistry, Faculty of Science, Fukuoka Univ., Japan
    Solvent dynamics of nanofluids investigated by X-ray scattering
    Philippe Tordjeman
    Institut de Mécanique des Fluides de Toulouse (IMFT), France
    Jump to contact instability: near field dynamics of liquids at nanoscale
  • Nanomaterials and Biomedical Nanotechnology
    Ferial TERKI Université de Montpellier, FRANCE
    A Magnetic Probing Paradigm for Spin Reversal Dynamics at Nanoscale: Bio and Gas sensing applications
    Mariana Ionita
    University Politehnica of Bucharest, Romania
    Graphene based materials for biomedical applications
    Shinsuke IFUKU Tottori University, Japan
    Preparation of chitin nanofiber from crab shell and its commercial applications

  • Nanoelectronics
    ALEXANDR CHAPLIK Institute of Semiconductor Physics, Siberian Branch of RAS, Russia
    R.RAJ MOHAN A.M.Jain College, India
    Aluminium doped ZnO Nano structures for TCO applications – in Nano electronics or nano materials
  • Sensors and Nanostructures
  • Smart Locomotion of Small Objects
  • Soft and Mechanical Materials
  • Thermal Stability of Nanostructures
    Istvan Halasz PQ Corporation, USA
    Experimental and DFT analysis of the thermal stability of hydroxyl nests in zeolite nano pores
  • Two-dimensional Materials
    Dongxia Shi Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
    wafer scale growth of monolayer MoS2 and its properties modulation
    Po-Wen Chiu
    National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
    Contact Engineering for 2D Field-effect Transistors
  • General
    Bidhan C. Bandyopadhyay Georgetown University Medical Center, USA
    To be updated
    Don Futaba National Institute of Advanced Science and Technology (AIST), Japan
    To be updated
    James Chapman RMIT University, Australia
    To be updated


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

Registration Dates Fees
Regular(Invited/Oral) December 20-February 20, 2019 US$748
Regular(Poster) December 20-February 28, 2019 US$548
Late(Invited/Oral) February 21-February 28, 2019 US$798
Late(Poster) March 1-March 5, 2019 US$598
Without Presentation Before March 11, 2019 US$468
Accompany person Before March 11, 2019 US$398
(without Scientific Program)
On-Site (Cash Only)     March 26-March 30, 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 February 20, 2019. The abstarct template is available here: EMN-Abstract-Template

Venue: Sheraton Princess Kaiulani

Address: 120 Kaiulani Avenue, Honolulu, HI 96815, United States

Phone: 8089225811

Fax: 8089238079

Email: Joy.Kishaba-Ishii@starwoodhotels.com; Lu.Zheng@starwoodhotels.com

The workshop will be held at Sheraton Princess Kaiulani, 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.


Contact: Email: icssmeeting2015@outlook.com

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