The Twelfth International Conference on Quantum, Nano/Bio, and Micro Technologies

ICQNM 2018

September 16, 2018 to September 20, 2018 - Venice, Italy



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Published by IARIA XPS Press

Archived in the free access ThinkMind Digital Library

Prints available at Curran Associates, Inc.

Authors of selected papers will be invited to submit extended versions to a IARIA Journal

Affiliated Journals

ICQNM 2018 - The Twelfth International Conference on Quantum, Nano/Bio, and Micro Technologies

September 16, 2018 - September 20, 2018

ICQNM 2018

ISSN: 2308-3530
ISBN: 978-1-61208-665-1

  • Proceedings will be submitted for indexing to ISI Thomson Reuters
  • As of April 2018, more than 1350 IARIA publications have been indexed by ISI Thomson Reuters (Web of Science Core Collection)
  • 2017 and 2018 Conference proceedings have been sent for indexing to ISI Thomson Reuters by Filodiritto/InFOROmatica Publisher, Italy

ICQNM 2018 is colocated with the following events as part of NetWare 2018.

  • SENSORCOMM 2018, The Twelfth International Conference on Sensor Technologies and Applications
  • SENSORDEVICES 2018, The Ninth International Conference on Sensor Device Technologies and Applications
  • SECURWARE 2018, The Twelfth International Conference on Emerging Security Information, Systems and Technologies
  • AFIN 2018, The Tenth International Conference on Advances in Future Internet
  • CENICS 2018, The Eleventh International Conference on Advances in Circuits, Electronics and Micro-electronics
  • ICQNM 2018, The Twelfth International Conference on Quantum, Nano/Bio, and Micro Technologies
  • FASSI 2018, The Fourth International Conference on Fundamentals and Advances in Software Systems Integration
  • GREEN 2018, The Third International Conference on Green Communications, Computing and Technologies

Special tracks:

ASQ: Applications and Systems of Quantum Randomness
Chairs and Coordinators:

Stefan Schauer, Scientist, PhD, Austrian Institute of Technology, Center of Digital Safety and Security, Vienna, Austria
Benjamin Rainer, Research Engineer, PhD, Austrian Institute of Technology, Center of Digital Safety and Security, Vienna, Austria
Stefan Rass, Assoc. Prof., PhD, Universität Klagenfurt, Institute of Applied Informatics, System Security Group, Klagenfurt, Austria

AIB-IADA: Advanced Interfaces for Biosensing - Interdisciplinary Aspects of Design and Applicationss
Chair and Coordinator: Kamen N. Nedev, PhD, Ass. Professor, Sofia University “St Kliment Ohridski”, Sofia, Bulgaria

IrraDMicMac: Irradiation Dynamics from Microscopic to Macroscopic World
Chairs and Coordinators:
Lect. Dr. Daniel Dundas, School of Mathematics, Queens’ University, Belfast, UK
Dr. Anne Hémeryck, LAAS-CNRS, Toulouse, France
Prof. Dr. Eric Suraud, University Paul Sabatier, Toulouse, France

Selected authors of presented articles will be invited to submit extended versions to the following journals:

ICQNM 2018 conference tracks:

QNM Communications and Computation

Molecular; bacterial; quantum; nano-wireless; terahertz; neuronal; nano-scale; ribo-computing; computational nano-robotics

QNM Networks

Nano-networks; Internet of nano-Things (IonT); Analog synthetic gene networks; Bio-nanostructures (nano-tubes, nano-particles)

QNM Materials

Graphene and nanotubes; Biosensing (nano)materials and interfaces; Interconnect materials, technologies, and applications; Materials and technologies for package-level thermal management; Nano-films; Porous and pin-fin surfaces; Electrospun polymer fibers; Polymer/Clay nano-composites; Optofluidics; Silicon nano-wires; Wide band-gap dielectrics; Nano-particles i.e., viruses; proteins; Polymeric composites; Ferromagnet thin film heterostructures; Superfluid film; Iron-based superconductors; Carbon nano-tubes and biological objects (DNA, RNA, cell, tissue, etc.); Biomolecular components interfaces (DNA joints and carbon-nanotube rigid links); Self-healing materials; Superconductivity; Superconductors; Supercurrents

QNM Sensing

On-chip trace-gas spectroscopy; Nano/Biosensing; Micro-fabricated sensors; 3D-printed sensors; 3-D micro-structuring; Nano/micro scale thermal radiation; Nano/micro scale thermal radiation;

QNM Energy

Energy detection in THz nano-networks; Pyroelectric energy harvesting; Fuel cells and energy storage devices; Energy saving and optimal consumption

QNM Security/Safety

Quantum security; Quantum cryptography; Quantum key distribution, Near-field security; Near-field safety; Defense and homeland security; Security at QNM level; Safety at QNM level

QNM Robotics

Microrobotics, Microscale-control; Micro-manipulation; Autonomous and teleoperated nano-manufacturing systems; Biologically inspired miniature space robots and micro-/nano-systems; Nano-particles and nano-wires; Micro-/nano-electromechanical systems; Bio-nano robots; Nano-robots and nano-assembly; Nano-robots control design; Computational nano-robotics; Nano-robotics simulation; Nano-robotics communication; Evolutionary nano-robots; Cellular robotics and micro/nano robotics systems; Viral proteins motors; Protein-based nano-motors and nano-robots

QNM Fluidics

Discrete microfluidics, Hydrodynamic microfluidity, Nano fluidics and robotics; Micro-fluidics (including nano-fluidics, modeling; fabrication and application); Fluid mechanics and modeling; Microfluidics (DNA, lab-on-a-chip, lithography, etc.); Fluidics design and assembly; Hybrid devices, microfluidic packaging; Digital microfluidics; Capillary electrophoresis; Microfluidic fuel cells; Cell soring and handling; Magnetic nanofluids; Transport in nanofluids

QNM Systems, Devices and Properties

Performance of nano/micro systems;  Reliability of nano devices, circuits and systems; Modeling and simulation of nano devices; Design methodologies and tools for nano circuits and systems; Testing of nano circuits and systems; Nano tools; Integrated nano systems, Micro propulsion systems; Factory and micro assembly; Quantum memory; Nanophotonic, Smart antennas, Micro/nano resonators; Bio-molecular machines; actuators; transducers; Micro-instruments; Ribo-computing devices; Mechanical and thermal properties; Specifics on evaporation and condensation; Crystallization; Elasticity and performance; Adhesion measurements; Specific heat oscillations; Performance models of nano- and bio-robots; Limitations of nano-robot colonies

QNM Applications

Biomedical applications, nano/micro systems, Quantum simulation tools, Quantum teleportation, Nano-lithography and manufacturing; Nano-tribometry;  Scanning probe microscopy; Near-field microscopy; System integration - macro/micro/nano systems; 3D micro-structuring; Nano-medicine (i.e., drug delivery); Micro instrumentation / implantable micro-devices (miniaturized bio-electronic systems etc.); Micro imaging; Nano measurements (optical interference); Nano biotechnology; Aerospace and automotive; Molecular manufacturing; Quantum Nano metrology; Aerospace applications; Data-storage techniques; Defense applications; Nano-robots in nano-medicine; Surgical micro-robots inside the human body; Nano-robotics and biomedical applications; Medical nano-robots feasibility



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