Research

Unilever: Course on lipid science and technology

Date: 12 September 2017 (morning)
Location: Online
Time: 10:00 – 13:00 CET (9:00 – 12:00 UK)
Online (WebEx) half-day course for SNAL ESRs and ERs (see program of the event)
Specific course on lipid science and technology (inter-sectorial)
Unilever has extensive knowledge of basic physical chemistry about lipid structures, phases and interactions with polymers and surfactants. This capability underpins the company’s leading […]

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Altafulla: 6th Workshop on biomaterials and their interactions with biological and model membranes 2017

7-9 September 2017. 6th Workshop on biomaterials and their interactions with biological and model membranes 2017 will be held at the hotel Gran Claustre****, Altafulla (Costa Dorada), Spain
Scope
The meeting is a part of regular workshops held in Salou since 2011. The selected contributions to the meeting can be published in the web themed issue “Interaction of nano-objects with lipid membranes” in Soft Matter.

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Rome: SNAL workshop within 3rd World Congress on New Technologies (NewTech’17)

 
7 June 2017 from 12:10 to 17:30. The general topic of the meeting is the interactions of lipid membranes with nano-objects including functional biomimetic polymers, polymeric micelles, carbon nanotubes and polymer therapeutic complexes/conjugates to enable the intelligent design of novel materials with improved bilayer modifying properties.
as a apart of
3rd World Congress on New Technologies (NewTech’17)
Given the large […]

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Barcelona: Workshop on Nanostructured Surfaces

4 April 2017. Workshop on Nanostructured Surfaces will be held at the Hotel Alimara Barcelona****, Barcelona, Spain.
Scope
The meeting is focused around the topic of nanostructured surfaces: design, fabrication, modelling and applications.

The workshop will cover recent advances in design of the anti-microbial nanostructured surfaces including inspirational theoretical modelling and fabrication of biomimetic surfaces, their characterisation and in-vitro/in vivo validation of […]

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Salou: Workshop on biomaterials and lipid membranes 2016

30 September – 2 October 2016. 5th Workshop on biomaterials and their interactions with biological and model membranes 2016 will be held at the hotel Magnolia****, Salou (Costa Dorada), Spain.
Scope
The meeting is a part of regular workshops held in Salou since 2011. The selected contributions to the meeting can be published in the web themed issue “Interaction of nano-objects with lipid membranes” in Soft […]

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Biopharma: Freeze Drying – A Practical Guide to Process Development

20th – 21st September 2016. Freeze drying experts at Biopharma present a two-day course on the science and practice of developing products and processes for freeze drying.

21 September 2016
09.00 Welcome & Course Opening
09.15—10.00 Introduction to Freeze Drying Technology. The advantages and challenges of freeze drying.
10.00—10.40 Product Freezing. How ice structure and solute behaviour can affect freeze drying.
Break
11.00—11.45 Primary […]

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Management meeting and Mid-term review in Dresden

11-12 April 2016. Management meeting and mid-term review

Agenda:
Venue:
Meeting will be held at Leibniz Institute for Polymer Research Dresden
Leibniz-Institut für Polymerforschung Dresden e.V.
Hohe Str. 6, Dresden

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Dresden: courses on general polymer theory and simulation

13 April 2016. Core training courses will cover such topics as methodology, models, and statistical estimation and hypothesis tests. Essential background and computational models for modelling lipid bilayers and their interactions with nano-objects will also be provided.
Given the large differences in background between experimental and theoretical/computational ESRs, training courses will aim to highlight these two areas at […]

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Frankfurt: Course on toxicology and molecular biology techniques

3-5 December 2015
Core training course
The course will cover such topics as methodology, models, and statistical estimation and hypothesis tests.
Introductory course on toxicological evaluation of materials, basic cell and molecular biology techniques
Given the large differences in background between experimental and theoretical/computational ESRs, training courses will aim to highlight these two areas at different levels.
Thursday, 3th of December […]

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Strasbourg: Principles of Imaging for Membrane systems

Dates: 30 November – 3 December 2015
Location: Institut Charles Sadron (23, Rue de Loess, 67034, Strasbourg, France)
Core training courses will cover such topics as methodology, models, and statistical estimation and hypothesis tests. Essential background and computational models for modelling lipid bilayers and their interactions with nano-objects will also be provided.

Given the large differences in background between experimental […]

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Salou: Workshop on biomaterials and lipid membranes 2015

19-21 October 2015. 4th Workshop on biomaterials and their interactions with biological and model membranes 2015 will be held at the hotel Magnolia****, Salou (Costa Dorada), Spain.

The meeting is a part of regular workshops held in Salou since 2011. The selected contributions to the meeting will be published in the web themed issue “Interaction of nano-objects with lipid membranes” in Soft Matter.
 

The […]

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Imperial College London: Fundamentals and Applications of Lipid Membrane Biophysics

Dates: 22nd-24th September 2015
Location: Horsley Park (Ockham Road South, East Horsley, KT24 6DT)

SCOPE
Lipid membranes are the basic building blocks for almost all living organisms. For years numerous reports have been focused on this area to establish a comprehensive understanding of membrane structures. More recently, the development of modern experimental techniques, such as small-angle X-ray scattering, small-angle neutron scattering and […]

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Roccalumera: ITN SNAL Summer School on biomaterials, cell membranes and lipid bilayers 2015

ITN SNAL Summer School on biomaterials, cell membranes and lipid bilayers is organized within the scope of training events of Initial Training Network SNAL funded by European Union through Marie Skłodowska-Curie actions. The summer school will be held at the Main Palace Hotel, a 4-star superior hotel in Taormina, Sicily from 24 July to 2 […]

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Roccalumera: Soft Interaction in Bio-Nanostructures

From Modeling to Advanced Applications
Date: 23 July 2015
Location:  Main Palace Hotel, Roccalumera, Sicily (near Taormina) – Italy
Satellite Event of ITN-SNAL Summer School on Biomaterials, Cell Membranes and Bilayers 24 July – 2 August 2015

This workshop will bring together researchers working in different fields of Nanoscience and Biotechnology and is an opportunity to discuss the existing and novel approaches in Modeling, Fabrication, […]

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Manchester: Management meeting

11 April 2015. Management meeting in Manchester University, UK

Timetable:
Venue:
Meeting will be held in : School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Manchester, UK
Schuster building,
Oxford Rd,
Manchester M13 9PL
United Kingdom

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Manchester: 2D Materials and Interfaces

Lectures on Physics of Graphene, Lipids and Proteins
Dates: 9-10 April 2015
Location: School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Manchester, Manchester, UK

The lectures will be delivered by several invited experts as well as PIs in the training network. The courses will teach basic science and discuss recent advances in 2D materials research exploring their unique properties and […]

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Manchester: SNAL open day

8 April 2015. SNAL open day in Manchester University, UK

Timetable:
Venue:
Meeting will be held in : School of Physics and Astronomy, University of Manchester, UK
Schuster building,
Oxford Rd,
Manchester M13 9PL
United Kingdom

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Management meeting in Cambridge

1-2 October 2014. Management meeting in Cambridge University, UK

Agenda:
Venue:
Meeting will be held in Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology:
Pembroke Street
Cambridge
CB23RA
1-2 October stay at Fitzwilliam College

Storey’s Way
Cambridge CB3 0DG

 Attending people:

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Informal ESR meeting of ITN SNAL network 6/7 Novembre 2014

6-7 November 2014 – Roda de Barà, Tarragona, Spain
The second article of the Press Release section will be dedicated to the two days spent in Tarragona and organized by the MSCA Early Stage Researchers (ESRs).

This meeting aimed to point out the role of ESRs within the ITN-SNAL Network, its possibilities and improve the relationships between the […]

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Salou: Kick-off meeting and workshop 2014

31 May – 3 June 2014. Kick-off meeting of the ITN project SNAL and 3nd Workshop on biomaterials and their interactions with biological and model membranes 2014 will be held at the hotel Magnolia****, Salou (Costa Dorada), Spain.

This meeting follows up the 1st Workshop held in Salou 19-23 September 2011 and 2nd Workshop 24-26 February 2013. The selected contributions to the meeting will be […]

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