NanoKAP 2009 - Utilizing Nanotechnology for Detection of Toxins and Pathogens (NanoKAP 2009)

Venue: Marriott Washington Wardman Park

Location: Washington, Washington DC, United States

Event Date/Time: Nov 04, 2009 End Date/Time: Nov 04, 2009
Registration Date: Nov 04, 2009
Early Registration Date: Aug 20, 2009
Abstract Submission Date: Jul 22, 2009
Paper Submission Date: Jul 22, 2009
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nanoKAP 2009 is a special one-day symposium devoted to utilizing nanotechnology for detection of toxins and pathogens and is conveniently timed with Detection Technologies. nanoKAP will help bridge the gap between developers of various nanotechnologies and those already active in the important field of chemical & biological threat detection, diagnostics, and identification.
Program topics will include (but not limited to):

- Role of nanotechnology and system miniaturization
- Application driven nanotechnology development for chem- and biodefense
- Nanoassembly and nanosystem integration
- Nanoparticles, nanowires based sensors
- Quantum dots for diagnostic and detection applications
- Nanogap sensor arrays for ultrasensitive detection
- Next generation of nanochips in biomarker discovery
- Nanofluidic sensor chips
- Nanotoxicology, etc.


2660 Woodley Road NW
Washington DC
United States

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