Category: Presentations

Prof. Vittorio Colombo participated to 2018 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit!

Prof. Vittorio Colombo participated to the 2018 Materials Research Society Fall Meeting and Exhibit, which was held in Boston, MI, USA, on November 25-30, 2018.

Prof. Vittorio Colombo participated to the Conference as invited speaker, bringing our contributions: 

  • Equilibrium and non-equilibrium atmospheric plasma routes for nanoparticle synthesis
  • Cold Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Treatment to Assist Bacterial Inactivation and Tooth Restoration in Endodontic Procedures

Conference website

Dr. Emanuele Simoncelli participated to SIE 2018

Dr. Emanuele Simoncelli  participated to III SIE International Congress (Milan, 9th November 2018), bringing our contribution:
– A Cold Atmospheric Plasma (CAP) prototypal device to assist endodontic treatments: performance analysis

More information could be found at conference website

Dr. Emanuele Simoncelli and Filippo Capelli participated to IPS2018

The 8th International Workshop on Plasma Spectroscopy (IPS2018), focused on all types of spectroscopic methods such as FTIR, ATR, OES, LIF, CARS, laser absorption spectroscopy, frequency combs etc., and their various applications for diagnostics of gas discharges, took place on September 23rd – 26th, 2018 in Oxford, the United Kingdom.
Dr. Emanuele Simoncelli and Filippo Capelli participated bringing our contributions:
– UV-VIS optical spectroscopy investigation on the kinetics of long-lived RONS produced by a SDBD plasma source (poster presentation)
– Evaluation of absolute RONS concentrations in an air DBD reactor by means of UV-VIS optical absorption spectroscopy (poster presentation)
More information could be found at conference website

Federica Barletta and Tommaso Gallingani participated to 29th annual meeting of ESB

The 29th Annual Meeting of the European Society for Biomaterials took place on September 9–13, 2018 in Maastricht, the Netherlands.
Federica Barletta and Tommaso Gallingani participated bringing our contributions:
– Development of cold atmospheric plasma (CAP) functionalized membranes for the selective capture of adipose-derived mesenchymal stromal/stem cells (oral presentation)
– Cold atmospheric plasma assisted deposition of nanostructured coatings to reduce biofilm adhesion and proliferation (poster presentation)
– Aerosol assisted atmospheric pressure plasma deposition of amine/amide-rich biocompatible coatings (poster presentation)
More information could be found at conference website

Dr. Matteo Gherardi participated to the 22nd GD

The 22nd International Conference on Gas Discharges and Their Applications was held in Novi Sad, Serbia, from Sunday, the 2nd to Friday, the 7th of September 2018.

Dr. Matteo Gherardi  participated bringing our contribution:
– On the use of plasma activated water as plant defense enhancer (invited presentation)

Conference website

Prof. Vittorio Colombo participated to the Gordon Research Conference “Plasma Processing Science”

 

The Gordon Research Conference “Plasma Processing Science” was held at the Bryant University in Smithfield, (RI, United States) from the 5 to the 10 of August 2018.

Prof. Vittorio Colombo  participated bringing our contribution:
– 3D modelling of a DC transferred arc twin torch plasma system for the synthesis of copper nanoparticles (poster presentation)

Conference website

Prof. Vittorio Colombo participated to ICMAP 2018!

Prof. Vittorio Colombo participated to the 7th International Conference on Microelectronics and Plasma Technology, ICMAP 2018, Joint International Conference on ICMAP 2018, APCPST 2018 and ISPB 2018, which was held in Songdo Convensia, Incheon, Korea, on July 24-28, 2018.

Prof. Vittorio Colombo participated to the Conference as invited speaker, bringing our contribution: 

Cold Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Treatment to Assist Bacterial Inactivation and Tooth Restoration in Endodontic Procedures.

Conference website

Prof. Vittorio Colombo, Dr. Matteo Gherardi, Dr. Romolo Laurita and Dr. Eleonora Turrini participated to the ICPM7




The 7th International Conference on Plasma Medicine was held in Philadelphia, USA on June 17-22, 2018.

Prof. Vittorio Colombo, Dr. Matteo Gherardi, Dr. Romolo Laurita and Dr. Eleonora Turrini participated bringing our contributions:

  • Cold Atmospheric pressure Plasma (CAP) treatment to assist the restoration of apical region of root canal in endodontic procedures  (oral presentation)
  • Cold atmospheric plasma assisted deposition of nanostructured coatings to reduce biofilm adhesion and proliferation (oral presentation)
  • Non-thermal plasma as an innovative anticancer strategy on leukemia models (oral presentation)
  • Use of the plasma activated water as plant defense enhancer (oral presentation)
  • Development of cold atmospheric plasma (CAP) functionalized membranes for the selective capture of adipose-derived mesenchymal stromal/stem cells (poster presentation)
  • Cold atmospheric pressure plasma for the crosslinking of drug-loaded gelatin films for buccal drug delivery (poster presentation)
  • AlmaIDEA project: chemo-physical and biological mechanisms behind the antitumor activity of plasma activated liquids for the treatment of peritoneal carcinosis from primitive epithelial ovarian/tubal tumor (poster presentation)
  • Correlation between the concentration of reactive species produced by a Surface Barrier Discharge plasma source and its antimicrobial effects (poster presentation).

Conference websitehttp://icpm7.plasmainstitute.org/

Credits: Nyheim Plasma Institute at Drexel University

Prof. Vittorio Colombo, Prof.ssa Maria Letizia Focarete, Dr. Anna Liguori and Eng. Tommaso Gallingani will participate to the workshop “La ricerca d’Autore: Laboratori e Imprese per lo sviluppo di biomedicale e protesica”

Prof. Vittorio Colombo, Prof. Maria Letizia Focarete, Dr. Anna Liguori and Eng. Tommaso Gallingani will participate to the workshopLa ricerca d’Autore: Laboratori e Imprese per lo sviluppo di biomedicale e protesica“. The workshop will be held in Mirandola (IT) on April 20, 2018.

During the workshop the following research projects will be presented :

  • TECNO_EN-P: sistema abilitante per generare “smart materials” applicabili in dispositivi biomedicali per rimozione selettiva di cellule e di sostanze solubili o in sospensione in liquidi biologici (www.tecnoenp.com)
  • Nanosens4life – Nanobiosensori su matrice polimerica funzionalizzata: dispositivi smart per il monitoraggio in line dei trattamenti extracorporei, respirazione assistita e ossigenoterapia (www.nanosens4life.com)
  • Nanocoatings: Nuovi film antibatterici nanostrutturati per applicazioni in campo biomedicale (www.nano-coatings.it)

Further information on the scientific program can be found on the workshop website

Prof. Vittorio Colombo, Dr. Romolo Laurita and Dr. Eleonora Turrini participated to the IWPCT 2018

The 5th International Workshop on Plasma for Cancer Treatment was held in Greifswald, Germany, from the 20 to the 21 March 2018.

Prof. Vittorio Colombo, Dr. Romolo Laurita and Dr. Eleonora Turrini participated bringing our contributions:

  • Non-thermal plasma as an innovative anticancer strategy on leukemia models (invited talk)
  • AlmaIDEA project: chemo-physical and biological mechanisms behind the anticancer activity of plasma activated liquids for the treatment of peritoneal carcinosis from primitive epithelial ovarian/tubal tumor (poster presentation)

Conference websitehttp://www.iwpct2018.org/index.html

Dr. Matteo Gherardi participated to the ISPlasma2018/IC-PLANTS2018


The 10th Anniversary International Symposium on Advanced Plasma Science and its Applications for Nitrides and Nanomaterials and the 11th International Conference on Plasma-Nano Technology & Science has being held in Meijo University, Nagoya, Japan from the 4 to the 8 March 2018.

Dr. Matteo Gherardi participated, bringing our contribution:

  • Current research activities on plasma-assisted biomedical applications and nanoparticle synthesis at UniBO

Conference website: http://www.isplasma.jp/

Dr. Matteo Gherardi participated to the IWOPA2

The 2nd International Workshop on Plasma Agriculture was held in Takayama, Gifu, Japan from the 9 to the 11 March 2018.

Dr. Matteo Gherardi participated bringing our contribution:

  • Current research activities on plasma-assisted agricultural and biomedical applications  at UniBO 

Conference website: http://www.iwopa2.org/

Prof. Vittorio Colombo, Dr. Matteo Gherardi and Dr. Romolo Laurita participated to the “NANOCONTACT conference: POTENTIAL APPLICATION OF PLASMA AND NANOMATERIALS 2017” in Brno, Czech Republic

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NANOCONTACT conference: POTENTIAL APPLICATION OF PLASMA AND NANOMATERIALS was held in Brno (Czech Republic) from 20 to 21 November 2018.
Prof. Vittorio Colombo and Dr. Matteo Gherardi participated bringing our contributions:
Endodontic and restorative dental treatments, disinfection
Cold atmospheric plasma processing of materials for biomedical and industrial applications
RF thermal plasmas (nanoparticle synthesis, process design and optimization, bio applications)
Cancer cell treatment and agricultural applications

Program of the conference: link