Programme

12:00 Registration and lunch
Reception lobby and restaurant
13:25 Welcome address
Nader Saffari, University College London, UK
13:30 Acoustical vortices synthesis with flat microsystems for selective tweezing and manipulation of micro-particles
Michaël Baudoin, University of Lille, France
13:50 Acoustofluidics for enhanced delivery and screening of therapeutic agents
Dario Carugo, University of Southampton, UK
14:10  Flexible and wearable thin film acoustic wave sensing and fluidic devices
Richard Fu, Northumbria University, UK
14:30 Optimum acoustic lenses for micro-particle manipulation
Amanda Franklin, University of Bristol, UK
14:50 Trapping a single bubble with Acoustical Tweezers: Beyond Bjerknes forces
Diego Baresch, Imperial College London, UK
15:10 Refreshment break
Lobby area
15:30 (Invited) Bioacoustics - Investigation of hearing systems in insects to inspire the development of new acoustic and ultrasonic sensors and systems 
James Windmill, University of Strathclyde, UK
16:00 Towards the democratisation of acoustic manipulation
Asier Marzo, University of Bristol, UK 
16:20 Acoustic characterization of a viscoelastic medium
Gautier Lefebvre, Institut D'Alembert - UPMC - CNRS, France
16:40 The two dimensional fundamental resonant unit
Jeremy Hawkes, Acoustic Machines, UK
17:00 Close
19:00 Dinner will served in the restaurant from 7pm

Key dates

  • Abstract submission deadline (extended):
    8 January 2018
  • Early registration deadline:
    28 December 2017
  • Registration deadline:
    12 January 2018