CONFERENCES

  1. Banin E., Gedanken A., Natan M., Perelhstein I., Biofouling can we do something about it. Presented at Chinanano2019, 16-19 August 2019, Beijing, China
  2. Furxhi I., Murphy F., Sheehan B., Mullins M., and Mantecca P., Predicting Nanomaterials toxicity pathways based on genome-wide transcriptomics studies using Bayesian networks. Presented at IEEE 18th International Conference on Nanotechnology (IEEE-NANO), 23-26 July 2018, Cork, Irland  click here
  3. Ferrer-Vilanova A., Ivanova K., Tzanov T., Alonso Y., Guirado G., Muñoz-Berbel X., Bacterial detection in smart sensing hospital textiles. (Oral presentation) Presented at XXIV transfrontier meeting of sensors and biosensors, 26-27 September 2019, Perpignan, France
  4. Varesano A.,  Sanchez Ramirez D.O., Tonetti C., Vineis C., Antibacterial Textiles By Polypyrrole Coating. Presented at Atti della Conferenza del Dipartimento Scienze Chimiche e Tecnologie dei Materiali, 28-30 October 2019, Rome, Italy
  5. Varesano A., Sanchez Ramirez D.O., Carletto R.A., Tonetti C., Vineis C., Polypyrrole Nanoparticles Synthesis and Deposition by “Throwing Stones” for Antibacterial Textiles. Presented at Atti della Conferenza del Dipartimento Scienze Chimiche e Tecnologie dei Materiali, 24-26 September 2018, Rome Italy
  6. Varesano A., Vineis C.,  Sanchez Ramirez D.O., Novel antibacterial polymer-based finishing for textiles. Presented at MECSPE, Tecnologie per l’innovazione, Industria 4.0, 23-25 March 2017, Parma, Italy
  7. Manteca P., Nanotoxicology meets the industry: the safe-by-design approach. Presented at MECSPE, Tecnologie per l’Innovazione, Industria 4.0, 23-25 March, 2017, Parma, Italy
  8. Gedanken A., Making the Hospital a Safer Place by Coating of all its Textiles with Antibacterial Nanoparticles. Presented at NanoWorld Conference, 3-5 April, 2017, Boston, USA
  9. Simeone F.C, et. al.,  Managing occupational safety issues of nanomaterials in manufacturing processes: the PROTECT case studies (Oral presentation). Presented at Nanoinnovation2019, 11-14 June 2019 Rome, Italy
  10. Ortelli S., et. al., Monitoring occupational exposure scenarios during the production of nanostructured antibacterial textiles, (poster presentation). Presented at Nanoinnovation2019, 11-14 June 2019 Rome, Italy
  11. Bassegoda A., Ivanova K., Ivanova A., Ferreres G., Tzanov T., Nanoengineering strategies for Safe by Design Antimicrobial Materials (Oral presentation). Presented at Nanomaterials and Technology. 13-14th May 2019. València, Spain
  12. Blanes M., et. al.,  (Booth). Presented at  Techtextile 2019,  14th – 16th May 2019,  Frankfurt, Germany
  13. Blanes M., Martínez M., Romero A., Canet M., Fernández F., Calvo O., Application of antibacterial textile finishes by sonochemistry and its characterization (Poster presentatopn). Presented at 44 Symposium 2019, AEQCT (Spanish association of chemists and textile colorists) 6th, March 2019, Alcoy (University of Alcoy), Spain
  14. Gedanken A.,  Making the Hospital a Safer Place by the Sonochemical Coating of all the Textiles and Other Medical Devices with Antibacterial, and Antibiofilm, (Oral presentation). Presented at Biomaterials & Nanomaterials 2019, 20 May, 2019 Vienna, Austria
  15. Gedanken A., Making Textiles Antibacterial and/or Superhydrophobic by the Sonochemical Coating Method. Presented at  iTechStyle Congress, (Oral presentation), 3 April 2019, Porto Portugal
  16. Gedanken A., Making the Hospital a Safer Place by the Sonochemical Coating of all the Textiles and Other Medical Devices with Antibacterial, and Antibiofilm, nanoparticles, (Oral Presentation). Presented at GSCCE conference, 18 Feb. 2019, Frankfurt, Germany 
  17. Ortelli S., Belosi F., Ravegnani F., Mantecca P., Baldisserri C., Blosi M., Simeone F.C., and Costa A.L, Monitoring occupational exposure scenarios during the production of nanostructured antibacterial textiles (Poster presentation). Presented at the 4th Nanoinnovation Conference and Exhibition, 11-14 June 2019, Rome, Italy
  18. Simeone F.C., Belosi F., Ravegnani F., Mantecca P., Ortelli S., Baldisserri C., Blosi M., and Costa A.L, Managing occupational safety issues of nanomaterials in manufacturing processes: the PROTECT case studies (Oral presentation). Presented at the 4th Nanoinnovation Conference and Exhibition, 11-14 June 2019, Rome, Italy
  19. Ferreres G., Ivanova K., Bassegoda A., Torrent-Burgués J., Tzanov T., Metal-protein nanocomposites with bactericidal and antibiofilm efficacies (Oral presentation). Presented at the 257th American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition. 31 March – 4 April 2019, Orlando, USA
  20. Hoyo J., Tzanov T., Antimicrobial functionalization of cotton textiles with ZnO NPs and gallic acid embedded in an in-situ sono-enzymatically generated bioadhesive (Poster presentation). Presented at the 257th American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition. 31 March – 4 April 2019, Orlando, USA
  21. Hoyo J., Ivanova K., Guaus E., Tzanov T., Single-step hybrid nanocoating on contact lenses to face associated conditions and discomfort (Oral presentation). Presented at the 257th American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, 31 March – 4 April 2019, Orlando, USA
  22. Ivanova A.,  Ivanova K.,  Heinze T., Tzanov T., Safe-by-design hybrid nanoparticles of antimicrobial silver, aminocellulose, and quorum quenching acylase eradicate bacteria and their biofilms (Oral presentation). Presented at the 257th American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition. 31 March – 4 April 2019, Orlando, USA
  23. Ivanova K., presented PROTECT results at INDTECH2018 Exhibition.  13000 attendees attended from more than 30 countries from all over the world, 29-31 October, 2018, Vienna, Austria
  24. Ivanova K., Ivanova A., Hoyo J., Perez S., Tzanov T., Nanoenabled therapeutic agents against bacterial pathogens. Presented at the 13th annual event of the European Technology Platform on Nanomedicine, 28-30 May 2018, Berlin, Germany
  25. Perucca M., Sustainable processes for nanotech antimicrobic materials and surfaces. Presented at Technology Hub, 17-19 May 2018, Milan, Italy
  26. Tzanov T., Ivanova K., Hoyo J., Pérez-Rafael S., Freestanding layer-by-layer membranes incorporating antibacterial biopolymer-capped silver nanoparticles. Presented at the 10th International Conference on Fiber and Polymer Biotechnology, 24-27 April 2018, Balneario Camboriu, Brazil
  27. Ferreres G, Bassegoda A, Tzanov T. Hybrid metal-enzyme nanoparticles to fight the spread of antimicrobial resistance infection. Presented at the 10th International Conference on Fiber and Polymer Biotechnology, 24-27 April 2018, Balneario Camboriu, Brazil
  28. Mantecca P., Kasemets K., Banin E., Perelsthein I., Gedanken A., Design and Evaluation of Efficient and Safe Antimicrobial Coatings: Connections with the Industry. Presented at the 10th Congress of Toxicology in Developing Countries (CTDC10), 18-21 April 2018, Belgrade, Serbia
  29. Perucca M., Sustainable processes for antimicrobial materials and surfaces. Presented at MECSPE Exhibition, Fiere di Parma, 22-24 March 2018, Parma, Italy
  30. Simeone F., Safe-by-Design Nanomaterial Processing. Presented at MECSPE Exhibition, Fiere di Parma, 22-24 March 2018, Parma, Italy
  31. Mantecca P., Biology and toxicology for safer and more efficient nanomaterials. Presented at MECSPE Exhibition, Fiere di Parma, 22-24 March 2018, Parma, Italy
  32. Varesano A., New antimicrobial polymer-based refinishing for fabrics. Presented at MECSPE Exhibition, Fiere di Parma, 22-24 March 2018, Parma, Italy
  33. Ortelli S., Inorganic antimicrobial coatings for woven fabrics of cotton. Presented at MECSPE Exhibition, Fiere di Parma, 22-24 March 2018, Parma, Italy
  34. Vilanova A., Development of bio-elettrochromic sensors for living bacterial detection in fabrics. Presented at MECSPE Exhibition, Fiere di Parma, 22-24 March 2018, Parma, Italy
  35. Tzanov T., Ivanova K., Hoyo J., Protect – Pilots for production of surface nanostructured antimicrobial and anti-biofilm materials. Presented at MECSPE Exhibition, Fiere di Parma, 22-24 March 2018, Parma, Italy
  36. Ivanova A., Ivanova K., Hoyo J., Heinze T., Tzanov T., Antibacterial and antibiofilm layer-by-layer decorated nanoparticles. Presented at the 254th American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, 18-22 March 2018, New Orleans, USA
  37. Ferreres Cabanes G., Bassegoda A., Tzanov T., Hybrid nanoparticles as an alternative to conventional antibiotics. Presented at the 254th American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, 18-22 March 2018, New Orleans, USA
  38. Tzanov T., Ivanova K., Ultrasound and enzymes for surface functionalization of medical textiles and devices with antimicrobial nanoparticles. Presented at the 254th American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, 18-22 March 2018, New Orleans, USA
  39. Ivanova K., Hoyo J., Ivanova A., Perez Rafael S., Tzanov T., Hybrid nanoantibacterials for controlling bacterial infections and spread of drug resistance. Presented at the 254th American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, 18-22 March 2018, New Orleans, USA
  40. Gedanken A., Making the hospital a safer place by the sonochemical coating of textiles and medical devices with antibacterial nanoparticles. Presented at the 2nd World Congress on Public Health & Health Care Management, 19-20 March 2018, London, United Kingdom
  41. Gedanken A., Nanotechnology research of metaloxides nanoparticles. Presented at the the 32nd Annual Meeting of the Israel Society for Oxygen and Free Radical Research, 26 February 2018, Tel Aviv, Israel
  42. Blosi M., Ortelli S., Marassi V., Gardini D., Costa A., Safe alternatives for the use of antibacterial nanoparticles. Presented at the 2nd International Conference on Green Conservation of Cultural Heritage, 16-18 November 2017, Palermo, Italy
  43. Gedanken A., Sono-coating of textiles (acoustic cavitation) with antibacterial nanoparticles. Presented at Textile Coatings and Laminating conference, 8-9 November 2017, Berlin, Germany
  44. Gedanken A., Making the hospital a safer place by sonochemical coating of all textiles and medical devices by antibactericidal nanoparticles. Presented at the 157th ICB seminar: Nanoparticles and nanotechnology for biomedical engineering, biotechnology and medicine, 15-17 October 2017, Warsaw, Poland
  45. Costa A., Ortelli S., Blosi M., Zanoni I., Gardini D., Baldisserri C., Simeone F., Ceramized textile: a promising alternative to polymer coatings. Presented at NanoInnovation 2017 Conference and exhibition, 26-29 September 2017, Rome, Italy
  46. Varesano A., Vineis C., Tonetti C., Ramirez D., Carletto R., Natural and polypyrrole-based antibacterial finishing of textiles. Presented at NanoInnovation 2017 Conference and exhibition, 26-29 September 2017, Rome, Italy
  47. Andretta A., Industrial innovation and market opportunities for nano-enabled textiles. Presented at NanoInnovation 2017 Conference and exhibition, 26-29 September 2017, Rome, Italy
  48. Perucca M., Economic and environmental sustainability of antimicrobial textiles. Presented at NanoInnovation 2017 Conference and exhibition, 26-29 September 2017, Rome, Italy
  49. Ortelli S., Water purification with active cotton membranes: photo- and photoelectrochemical treatments in semi-pilot plant. Presented at NanoInnovation 2017 Conference and exhibition, 26-29 September 2017, Rome, Italy
  50. Blosi M., Ortelli S., Marassi V., Gardini D., Costa A., Safe alternatives for the use of antibacterial nanoparticles. Presented at NanoInnovation 2017 Conference and exhibition, 26-29 September 2017, Rome, Italy
  51. Mantecca P., Concepts and tools for determining and improving the bio-safety of nano-antibacterial coated textiles. Presented at NanoInnovation 2017 Conference and exhibition, 26-29 September 2017, Rome, Italy
  52. Simeone F., Blosi M., Gardini D., Ortelli S., Costa A., Safe by design approach for the control of nano-manufacturing process. Presented at NanoInnovation 2017 Conference and exhibition, 26-29 September 2017, Rome, Italy
  53. Ivanova K., Tzanov T., Sonochemical-enzymatic coating of medical textiles with antibacterial nanoparticles, Presented at NanoInnovation 2017 Conference and exhibition, 26-29 September 2017, Rome, Italy
  54. Costa A., Blosi M., Gardini D., Ortelli S., Baldisserri C., Zanoni I., The role of physicochemical characterisation for the justification of nanomaterial safe by design practices. Presented at Frontiers in Materials Characterisation towards Industrial Translation (FRIMACHAT) 2017, 11-13 July 2017, Limerick, Ireland
  55. Costa A., Blosi M., Gardini D., Ortelli S., Safer by design for nano-risk management. Presented at NanoBioMed Sardinia, 24-27 June 2017, Alghero, Italy
  56. Ivanova K., Ivanova A., Hoyo J., Tzanov T., Hybrid nanocoatings of quorum quenching enzyme and antibiotic for prevention of bacterial biofilms. Presented at 2nd International Caparica Conference in Antibiotic Resistance, 12-15 June 2017, Caparica, Portugal
  57. Gedanken A., Coating medical devices with anti-microbial NP’s. Presented at Designer Biology: from proteins and cells to scaffolds and materials, 7-9 June 2017, Vienna, Austria
  58. Ivanova A., Ivanova K., Hoyo J., Heinze T., Tzanov T., Layer-by-Layer decorated nanoparticles: an efficient antibacterial and antibiofilm agent. Presented at Designer Biology: from proteins and cells to scaffolds and materials, 7-9 June 2017, Vienna, Austria
  59. Costa M., PROTECT – Pre-commercial lines for production of surface nanostructured antimicrobial and antibiofilm textiles, medical devices and water treatment membranes. Presented at Interzum 2017, 16-19 May 2017, Cologne, Germany
  60. Díaz-González M., Boix G., Fernández-Sánchez C., Baldi A., Wax microfluidics light-addressable valve with multiple actuation. Presented at SPIE Microtechnologies Conference, 8-10 May 2017, Barcelona, Spain
  61. Tzanov T., Ivanova K., Pilots for production of surface nano-structured antimicrobial and anti-biofilm materials. Presented at Polymer Replication on Nanoscale, 4th International Conference, 8-9 May 2017, Aachen, Germany
  62. Hoyo J., Ivanova K., Fernandes M., Francesko A., Tzanov T., Nanotransformation of vancomycin overcomes the intrinsic resistance of Gram-negative bacteria. Presented at the 253rd American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, 2-6 April 2017, San Francisco, USA
  63. Ivanova K., Ivanova A., Heinze T., Tzanov T., Antibacterial Layer-by-Layer coating of nanoparticles. Presented at the 253rd American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, 2-6 April 2017, San Francisco, USA
  64. Ivanova K., Hoyo J., Tzanov T., Hybrid nano-antibacterials to control biofilm-associated infections. Presented at the 253rd American Chemical Society National Meeting & Exposition, 2-6 April 2017, San Francisco, USA
  65. Gedanken A., Making the hospital a safer place by coating all its textiles with antibacterial nanoparticles. Presented at the NanoWorld Conference, 3-5 April 2017, Boston, USA
  66. Lopez R.,  Pre-commercial lines for production of surface nanostructured antimicrobial and antibiofilm textiles, medical devices and water treatment membranes. Presented at the 12th Annual Public Conference of the European Technology Platform for the Future of Textiles and Clothing. European Textile Research HORIZON 2020 and Beyond, 30-31 March 2017, Brussels, Belgium
  67. Mantecca M., Nanotoxicology meets the industry: the safe-by-design approach. Presented at MECSPE Tecnologie per l’Innovazione – Industrie 4.0, Fiere di Parma, 23-25 March 2017, Parma, Italy
  68. Gedanken A., Making the hospital a safer place by the sonochemical coating of the textiles with antibacterial nanoparticles. Presented at the 6th Conference on Nanomaterials (CN 2017), 3-5 January 2017, Bangkok, Thailand