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
    Kohji Mitsubayashi Institute of Biomaterials and Bioengineering, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
    Cavitas biosensors with biocompatible polymers for tear and saliva chemicals
  • Energy Materials
    Meng Gu
    Southern University of Science and Technology, China
    in situ tem study of energy materials
    Ping JIN
    Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, CAS, China/AIST, Japan
    Recent progress on nano-materials in smart windows
    Shujiang Ding Xi’an Jiaotong University, China
    Construction of electronic and ionic conductive length in nanostructured electrode materials

    Wu-Yang SEAN
    Chung Yuan Christian University, Taiwan
    Design and validation of an Energy Management System for reusing lithium-ion battery
    Yong Zhang Zhengzhou University of Light Industry, China
    Study on the structure control and electrochemical properties of gyroscope-like LiFePO4/CNTs composites
  • MEMS
  • Micro and Nano Engineering
    Gilles Jacquemod Nice Sophia Antipolis University, EPOC-UNS, France
    Reducing Small Channel Effect of UTBB-FDSOI Transistor for Current Mirror Application
    Thiagarajan Mech Sri Manakula Vinayagar Engineering College, India
    Processing and Performance Evaluation of glass fiber Reinforced Polymeric nanocomposites for Engineering Applications
    Wai Kian Tan Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan
    Micro and Nano Assembly of Composite particles
  • Microfluidics and Nanofluidics
    Bidhan C. Bandyopadhyay Georgetown University Medical Center, USA
    Tissue remodeling in 3D microfluidic devices and artificial biological microenvironments
    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
    Takasi Nisisako Tokyo Institute of Technology (Tokyo Tech), Japan
    Microfluidic synthesis of spherical calcium-alginate hydrogels for antifouling herbicide application

  • 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
    Guoying Feng Institute of Laser& Micro/Nano Engineering, College of Electronics & Micro/Nano Engineering, Sichuan University, China
    Fabrication and Lasing based on doped nanocrystals
    Lung-Chien CHEN National Taipei University of Technology, Taiwan
    Fabrication and characteristics of CsPbBr3 QDs LEDs

    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
    Di Zhang Shanghai Jiao Tong University, China
    Bio-inspired Function materials templated from nature species
    Nam-Young Steve Kim
    Kwangwoon University, Korea
    RF Biosensor Application by Integrated Passive Device Technology
    Zhengjun Zhang Tsinghua University, China
    Ag-based nanostructures for chemical sensing
  • Smart Locomotion of Small Objects
  • Soft and Mechanical Materials
    Shibin WANG Tianjin University, China
    Recent Progress in Mechanical Characterization of Human Skin
  • Thermal Stability of Nanostructures
    Dmitri Louzguine Tohoku University, Japan
    Nanocrystallization of metallic glasses and subsequent structure changes in the resulted nanomaterials
    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
    Jun Zhang Institute of Semiccihductors, CAS, China
    Exciton-Phonon interaction in 2D materials

    Po-Wen Chiu
    National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
    Contact Engineering for 2D Field-effect Transistors
    Regis Guegan Waseda University, Japan
    Surface ordering induced by large nanosheets onto colloidal objects

  • General
    Agne Masalaite Center for Physical Sciences and Technology, Lithuania
    Stable isotope method in nanoparticles world
    Biaolin Peng
    Guangxi University, China
    To be updated
    Denvid Lau City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
    Enhancing the interface within CNT-nanocomposites from molecular level
    Don Futaba National Institute of Advanced Science and Technology (AIST), Japan
    To be updated
    G.N.Lokesh Presidency University, India
    Characterization of hybrid composites by different techniques and its secondary process for automobile applications
    James Chapman RMIT University, Australia
    Hybrid Bacterial Termination: using both Physical and Chemical Approaches to Kill Bacteria
    Jiayi Yu School of Physical Science and Technology, Soochow University, China
    Propagation properties of circular and rectangular Hermite non-uniformly correlated beams
    Hiroshi Matsui City University of New York/Weill Cornell Medical College, USA
    Engineering novel shapes and structures of nanocarriers for superior targeting to tumors and specific organs
    Mingzhen Wei Missouri University of Science and Technology (Missouri S&T), USA
    To be updated
    Paduru Venugopal Reddy Osmania University, India
    Bismuth ferrite for shape memory applications
    Tokuei SAKO Nihon University, Japan
    To be updated
    Toshihiro Miyata Optoelectronic Device System R&D Center, Kanazawa Institute of Technology, Japan
    Photovoltaic properties of Cu2O-based heterojunction solar cells using binary oxide semiconductor thin films as a n-type layer prepared by low damage magnetron sputtering method
    Wen-Hsien Li National Central University, Taiwan
    To be updated
    Xinlei Zhu School of Physical Science and Technology, Soochow University, China
    Vortex phase-induced changes of the coupling efficiency of a partially coherent radially polarized beam into a single-mode fiber
    Yoshiyuki SUDA Toyohashi University of Technology, Japan
    Physical property of single carbon nanocoils


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

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.





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