Call for papers



In the last 30 years, SPM techniques have revolutionized research and development in materials, furthering progress in nanotechnology and biology. This meeting is dedicated to the discussion of the latest developments in SPM techniques and their applications at the interface of physics, biology, materials sciences, chemistry, and engineering. At this meeting, the emphasis will be given on bio- and nano-technologies.

The symposium presents opportunities to listen and discuss novel developments and applications of SPM methods, providing a chapter to meet leading researchers during lectures and informal discussions from June 29 - July 2, 2014. Poster sessions and technical exhibition of leading AFM suppliers will also be arranged within the conference. Conference and exhibition will be held at Sogang University, Seoul.


Organizing Committee
Chairperson : Joon Won Park , POSTECH
Vice-Chairperson : Jeong-Woo Choi, Sogang Univ. 
Secretary Committee
Jwa-Min Nam ,Seoul National Univ.
Junhong Min, Chung-Ang Univ.
Hoon-Kyu Shin, NINT 
Local Organizing Committee
Jae-Ho Kim, Yung Doug Suh, Jaegeun Noh
Insung S. Choi, Jwa-Min Nam, Junhong Min   
Hoon-Hyu Shin, Hee Cheul Choi 
Internatioanl Organizing Committee
David Allison, Chunli Bai, Johannes Barth, Jeong-   Woo Choi, Mitchel Doktycz, Lukas Eng, Ricardo Garcia, Peter Hinterdorfer, Heinrich Hörber, Haiwon Lee, Zoya Leonenko, Stuart Lindsay, Mervyn Miles, Pierre Emmanuel Milhiet, Takuji Takahashi, Tatsuo Ushiki, Li-Jun Wan 
Abstraction Submission
Those who wish to participate in this conference should submit an abstract no later than March 15, 2014.
The abstract template is available from the conference website now.

Invited Speakers
Eric Lesniewska, France
Hongbin Li, Canada
Hua Zhang, Singapore
Igor Sokolov, USA
Jilin Tang, China
Kuniko Kimura, Japan
Mervyn Miles, UK
Nam-Joon Cho, Singapore
Ozgur Sahin, USA
Peter Hinterdorfer, Austria
Robert Ros, USA
Simon Scheuring, France
Stephanie Allen, UK
Toshio Ando, Japan
Yves Dufrene, Belgium 

Abstract Submission: March 15, 2014
Registration (presenting author) : April 15,2014
Early Bird Rate Registration : until May 15, 2014 
Conference Venue
Sogang University   (
Lotte City Hotel Mapo ( )

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