Programme

Running Order of the Event

Read through our program. At the Bernal Institute materials are our business and this event promises some exciting insights into the world of materials research and how they will lead the materials revolution meeting the needs of the Global Grand Challenges for our present and future……

Note all times are GMT (Greenwich Mean Time)

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ASTRUM


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Introductions to the Bernal Institute and our sponsors

A quick summary of the Bernal Institute and our Industrial partners. Collaboration is in our DNA.

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Welcome address

Thumbnail Norelee Kennedy

Thumbnail Luuk Van Der Wielen

Norelee Kennedy, Vice President for Research, University of Limerick, Welcome address followed by Luuk Van Der Wielen Bernal Institute Director and conference chair

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Perspectives of renewable structured materials

Thumbnail Markus Antonietti

Professor Markus Antonietti, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Germany

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Industry Engagement – Global Grand Challenges

Thumbnail Kevin Boyle Becton Dickinson SVP

Thumbnail Micheal O’Loughlin Boston Scientific VP – R&D

Thumbnail Dan Leibholz – Analog Devices CTO

Kevin Boyle - SVP of interventional segment - Becton Dickinson Micheal O’Loughlin - Vice President, R&D, Urology and Pelvic Health - "Boston Scientific - Advancing Science for Life." Dan Liebholz - CTO - Analog Devices

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Nanocolloidal “inks” for 3D Printing of Structured Materials.’

Thumbnail Eugenia Kumacheva

Thumbnail Michael Zaworotko

Professor Eugenia Kumacheva, University of Toronto, Canada delivers second plenary talk. Chaired by Michael Zaworotko, Bernal Chair of Crystal Engineering, University of Limerick

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Introductions to the Bernal Institute and our sponsors

A quick summary of the Bernal Institute and our Industrial partners. Collaboration is in our DNA.

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Parallel sessions for Bernal Institute Clusters:

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‘Computationally Driven Design of New and Improved Transparent Conducting Oxides’
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Parallel Session 1: Molecular and Nano Cluster

Thumbnail David Scanlon

Thumbnail Ursel Bangert

Thumbnail Kevin Ryan

Keynote Speaker: Professor David Scanlon, University College London, United Kingdom Speaker 2: Professor Ursel Bangert, Bernal Chair in Microscopy and Imaging, University of Limerick. ‘Assessment of 2-D entities for quantum technology devices development via atomic resolution electron microscopy & spectroscopy’ Chair: Professor Kevin Ryan, Department of Chemical Science, Bernal Institute, University of Limerick

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Tailored Nanomedicine for Brain Diseases
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Parallel Session 2: Biomaterials Cluster

Thumbnail Giovanni Tosi

Thumbnail Andreas Grabrucker

Session 2: Biomaterials Cluster Speaker: Professor Giovanni Tosi, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, Italy. ‘Tailored Nanomedicine for Brain Diseases’ Chair: Professor Andreas Grabrucker, Dept. of Biological Sciences, Bernal Institute, University of Limerick, Ireland

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The use of highly aligned carbon nanotube web in multifunctional composite structures
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Parallel Session 3: Composites Cluster

Thumbnail Brian Falzon

Thumbnail Paul Weaver

Speaker: Professor Brian Falzon, Queen’s University Belfast, Northern Ireland. ‘The use of highly aligned carbon nanotube web in multifunctional composite structures’ Chair: Professor Paul Weaver, Bernal Chair in Composite Materials and Structures, University of Limerick

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Molecular Engineering for Process Development’ & ‘Towards a Digital Twin: Advances in Process Modeling and Integration of Pharmaceutical Manufacturing
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Parallel Session 4: Process Cluster

Thumbnail Claire Adjiman

Thumbnail Marianthi Ierapetritou

Thumbnail Gavin Walker

Speaker 1: Professor Claire Adjiman, Imperial College London ‘Molecular Engineering for Process Development’ Speaker 2: Professor Marianthi Ierapetritou, University of Delaware, United States ‘Towards a Digital Twin: Advances in Process Modeling and Integration of Pharmaceutical Manufacturing’ Chair: Professor Gavin Walker, Director SSPC, SFI Research Centre for Pharmaceuticals Bernal Chair of Pharmaceutical Engineering Bernal Institute University of Limerick

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Event closing address

Thumbnail Luuk Van Der Wielen

A last word from the Director of the Bernal Institute