Programme


Wednesday 1 April 2015

 

 

Location (Avon Room)
Chair: Quanmin Guo, University of Birmingham, UK

9.00           

(Invited) The smallest surface adsorbed magnets
Harald Brune, EPFL, Switzerland

9.40

Ba adatom ordering on ultra-thin films of Ti2O3 on Au (111)
Martin Castell, University of Oxford, UK

10.00

Inducing on-demand and final-state control in a metal bound molecular switch involving H-tautoerism
Jose Antonio Garrido Torres, University of St Andrews, UK

10.20

STM/STS study of long-range interactions of Bismuth adatoms adsorbed on epitaxial graphene surface at room temperature
Hsin-Hsein Chen, National Cheng Kung University, Taiwan

10.40

Tea/Coffee (Avon Lounge)

 

Chair: Quentin Ramasee, SuperSTEM Laboratory, UK

11.10

(Invited) Graphene growth on metallic and insulating surfaces
Petra Rudolf, University of Groningen, The Netherlands

11.50

Determination of the adhesion energy of graphene grown on SiC(0001) via measurement of pleat defects
George Wells, Durham University, UK

12.10

Probe microscopy and photoemission studies of carbon model catalysts
David Morgan, Cardiff University, UK

12.30

The chemical state of small amino acids adsorbed on bare and oxygen covered Ni surfaces
Jacopo Ardini, University of Reading, UK

12.50

Lunch (Avon Lounge)

Thin Films and Surfaces Group AGM (Avon Room)

 

Chair: David Jesson, Cardiff University, UK

14.00

(Invited) Atomic-scale investigations with Kelvin probe force microscopy
Leo Gross, IBM, Zurich Research Laboratory, Switzerland

14.40

(2nx1) reconstructions of TiO2(011) revealed by non-contact atomic force microscopy and scanning tunneling microscopy
Chi Lun Pang, University College London, UK

15.00

NH3 formation on iron pyrite, and epitaxy of MoS2
Stephen Driver, University of Cambridge, UK

15.20

Hole-induced nonlocal desorption of chlorobenzene from Si(111)-7x7 in the STM
Scott Holmes, University of Birmingham, UK

15.40

Tea/Coffee (Avon Lounge)

 

Chair: James O'Shea, University of Nottingham, UK

16.10

(Invited) Probing molecular assembly induced by π-π stacking; macrocyclic aromatic ether imide sulfones on Au(111)
Roger Bennett, University of Reading, UK

16.50

Nucleation and scaling in sheared solutions - surface science meets industrial processing
Paul Mulheran, University of Strathclyde, UK

17.10

On-surface reaction between tetracarbonitrile functionalized molecules and metals
Elena Nardi, Aix Marseille Université, France

17.30

Surface catalysed chemical pathways, intermediates, and assembly mechanisms in the CVD synthesis of graphene
Michael-John Treanor, University of St Andrews, UK

17.50

Characterising protein adsorption on a stainless steel surface
Mary Wood, University of Cambridge, UK

18.50 Coaches depart for conference dinner at the Botanical Gardens

Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline:
    9 January 2015
  • Accommodation deadline:
    16 February 2015
  • Early registration deadline:
    21 February 2015
  • Registration deadline:
    21 March 2015