5th International Caparica Conference on Chromogenic and Emissive Materials 2022

04th – 07th July 2022 | Caparica | Portugal

Keynote Speakers

Todd Marder, PhD

University Wurzburg, Würzburg (Germany)

3-Coordinate Organoboron Compounds Light the Way: Optical Properties, Cell Imaging, and Binding to DNA, RNA and Proteins.

Benoit Champagne, PhD

Namur Institute of Structured Matter, University of Namur (Belgium)

Multi-State Multi-Addressable Multi-Functional Nonlinear Optical Molecular Switches – A Quantum Chemistry Perspective.

Pier Luigi Gentili, PhD

Chemistry, Biology, and Biotechnology Department, University of Perugia (Italy)

Chromogenic and Luminescent Materials at the service of Artificial Intelligence.

Sylvain Achelle, PhD

Institut des Sciences Chimiques de Rennes (France)

White light emission from protonation control of heterocyclic chromophores.

Andrea Pucci, PhD

Department of Industrial Chemistry, University of Pisa (Italy)

New materials for luminescent solar concentrators.

Michal Lahav, PhD

Weizmann Institute of Science, Chemistry Department, Rehovot (Israel)

Functionalization of Metal-Organic Frameworks by Selective Inclusion of Aligned Dyes in Nanochannels.

Claudio Rossini, PhD

IC2N, CSIC, Univ. Autonoma de Barcelona (Spain)

Near-infrared responsive photoswitchable fluorescent materials.

Lionel Sanguinet, PhD

Université d’Angers, ANGERS Cedex (France)

Benzazolo-Oxazolidine unit: from its synthesis to the elaboration of multi-addressable systems.

Jim Thomas, PhD

Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield (UK)

Oligonuclear luminescent complexes as bioprobes and theranostics.

Vitor Freitas, PhD

REQUIMTE-LAQV – University of Porto (Portugal)

The Chemistry of Polyphenols and Their Applications.

Fernando Pina, PhD

Nova School of Sciences and Technology, New University of Lisbon, Caparica (Portugal)

Anatoly Metelitsa, PhD

Physical and Organic Chemistry Institute, Southern Federal University (Russian Federation)

New chromogenic properties of spiropyran due to the batochromic effect.

Sylvia Vignolini, PhD

Department of Chemistry, Cambridge University (UK)

Benoit Champagne, PhD

Namur Institute of Structured Matter, Université de Namur (Belgium)

Hui Xu, PhD

Key Laboratory of Functional Inorganic Material Chemistry (Chinese Ministry of Education), Heilongjiang University (China)

White Thermally Activated Delayed Fluorescence Systems.

Ivo Piantanida, PhD

Organic Chemistry and Biochemistry, Rudjer Boskovic Institute, Zagreb (Croatia)

Dual spectrophotometric probes for bioimaging: fluorescence and Raman sensing in one small molecule.

Meir Lahav, PhD

Weizmann Institute of Science, Chemistry Department, Rehovot (Israel)

The Chemical Component of Electro-freezing as Revealed on Pyroelectric Surfaces.

Elisabete Oliveira, PhD

University NOVA of Lisbon (Portugal)

Exploring Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles as Drug Release Nanoplatforms and Metal remediation.

Daniel Escudeiro, PhD

KU Leuven (Belgium)

Quantitative Determinations of Photochemistry from First Principles: Are we there yet?

Franz-Josef Meyer-Almes, PhD

University of Applied Sciences, Darmstadt (Germany)

Fluorescence lifetime binding assays in screening applications.

Mark Wainwright, PhD

Liverpool John Moores University (United Kingdom)

The Search for Effective Photoantimicrobials.

Duncan Bruce, PhD

University of York (UK)

The Chemistry, Liquid Crystal, Photophysical and Device Properties of Pincer Complexes of Gold(III).

Olivier Siri, PhD

CNRS Research Director (France)

Emerging NIR dyes in quinoid chemistry.

Mark Thompson, PhD

University of Southern California (USA)

Rajaram Swaminathan, PhD

Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati (India)

Intrinsic Electronic Absorption and Luminescence Originating from Charged and Non-aromatic amino acids in Monomeric Proteins.

Alejandro Rodriguez, PhD

Princenton University (USA)

Anthony Romieu, PhD

University of Bourgogne (France)

Fluorogenic biodetection based on in situ synthesis of fluorescent heterocycles.

Omar F. Mohammed, PhD

KAUST (Saudi Arabia)

Perovskite Nanostructures and TADF Fluorophores for High Performance X-ray Imaging Scintillators.

Clément Cabanetos, PhD

Université d’Angers (France)

“Sooner or later, everything old is new again”: Functionalization and use of a forgotten dye.

Sylvia Vignolini, PhD

Cambridge University (UK)