Yu-Ting Kao and Yu-Kai Lai, NaMeS PhD students, participated in the Microfluidics Professional Course which took place in a prestigious academic institute, University of Toronto. The lecture modules covered microfluidic technology and its research progress nowadays which is a fresh view for to see how other groups utilize microfluidic and apply on research.
Faria Khan, NaMeS PhD student, took part in the Euro Science open forum 2018, which was a great networking event to bring about scientists, researchers, policy makers, students, innovators and journalists under one platform. Participation in the event was enlightening and engaging for her with a lot of parallel sessions, activities and satellite events taking place in the city of Toulouse.
Ayesha Khan, NaMeS PhD student, participated in the 3rd International Symposium on Energy and Environmental Photocatalytic Materialsorganized by Jagiellonian University, Poland. During the event she presented a poster entitled “Selective oxidation of 5-hydroxymethyl-2-furaldehyde via photocatalysis” (Ayesha Khan, Juan Carlos Colmenares, Roger Gläser).
On the 11th-12th June, 2018 the 2-Day Author Training Academy was held in the assembly hall of the IPC PAS. The workshop discussed how to write a manuscript and successfully submit it to a journal. The training was addressed to all IPC researchers and in particular to the NaMeS and IDS PhD students. The meeting was attended by ca. 80 people.
Faria Khan, NaMeS PhD student, took part in the election and voting at MCAA General Assembly. On day one she participated in several networking events and workshops that took place including ERC grant writing, career development and mentoring sessions, career choices and development.
Kumar Sarang, NaMeS Ph.D. student, participated in the “MarieCurie Alumni Association General Assembly and Annual Conference 2018” at KU Leuven, Campus Gasthuisberg, Leuven, Belgium.
Kumar Sarang, NaMeS Ph.D. student, participated in the “Aerosol Particle Organic Analytical Training course” organized by Leibniz Institute for Tropospheric Research and supported by EUROCHAMP-2020.
On the 18th January, 2018 the 2nd report meeting of the NaMeS project was held in the assembly hall of the IPC PAS. PhD students of Interdisciplinary NAnoscience School: from phenoMEnology to applicationS presented results of their projects in short, five-minutes presentations.