Program for Thursday, 9 November 2023

Thursday, 9 November 2023

9:00 – 10:45
Impact of advanced materials on human health
Chair: Roel Schins
9:00 ⭐
Predictive 3D lung models to assess the hazard of aerosolized (advanced) materials Barbara Rothen-Rutishauser, BioNanomaterials group, Adolphe Merkle Institute, University of Fribourg, Fribourg, Switzerland (invited)
9:35 ⭐
Impact and mechanisms of action of metal-based nanomaterials on bioavailability and cell toxicity in advanced lung cell systems Andrea Hartwig, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Institute of Applied Biosciences (IAB), Department of Food Chemistry and Toxicology, Karlsruhe, Germany (invited)
10:10 ⭐
Specific toxicity of CeO2-nanoparticles Dirk Walter, Laboratories of Chemistry and Physics, Institute of Occupational and Social Medicine & Institute of Inorganic and Analytical ChemistryJustus-Liebig-University Giessen, Germany (invited)

Coffee break

11:15 – 12:30
Moderation: Lorenz Kampschulte
Communicating nanotechnology in museums – insights from experience: Lorenz Kampschulte, Deutsches Museum, Munich, Germany
DaNa4 – Facts on Advanced Materials for interested persons: Dana Kühnel, Helmholtz-Zentrum für Umweltforschung (UFZ), Leipzig, Germany
Communication format 360° videos: Robin Wagner, Leibniz-Institut für Wissensmedien (IWM), Tübingen, Germany
Discussion and possibility to explore innovative outreach materials

Lunch break

13:30 – 15:00
Advanced Materials for safe therapeutic applications
Chair: Christoph van Thriel
13:30 ⭐
Elucidating biological response in vitro of two-dimensional Ti3C2Tx MXene Agnieszka Jastrzębska, Warsaw University of Technology, Faculty of Materials Science and Engineering, Warsaw, Poland (invited)
Ag@TiO2 nanoparticles as photoacoustic contrast agent Ana Carolina Alves da Rocha Vale, Department of Fundamental Chemistry, Federal University of Pernambuco (UFPE), Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil
3D in vitro models of the intestine for safety testing of advanced materials Angela A. M. Kämpfer, IUF Leibniz Research Institute for Environmental Medicine, Düsseldorf, Germany
14:50 ⭐
Seeing is more than believing: How bioimaging contributes to understand advanced materials-cell interactions Annette Kraegeloh, INM – Leibniz Institute for New Materials, Advanced Materials Safety group, Saarbrücken, Germany

Coffee break

15:30 – 16:45
Young scientists’ forum
Chair: Christian Roßner
Polymer/inorganic core-satellite nanoclusters as model systems to understand the fate of nanohybrid materials in biological media Olga Kuharenko, Leibniz‐Institut für Polymerforschung Dresden e. V., Dresden, Germany
Mechanisms of cellular uptake and toxicity of micro and nanofibers in intestine and lung cell models Fulden Candar, Leibniz Research Institute for Environmental Medicine, Düsseldorf, Germany
Impact of Advanced Materials on Human Health: Dissolution Control of Copper Oxide Nanoparticles for Therapeutic Applications Arianna Borgers, Department of Toxicology, Leibniz Research Centre for Working Environment and Human Factors, Dortmund, Germany
The Power of Metabolomics in Advanced Materials Research Elana Kysil, Department of Bioorganic Chemistry, Leibniz Institute of Plant Biochemistry, Halle (Saale), Germany
Using immersive 360° videos for science communication on the safety of advanced materials Robin Wagner, Leibniz-Institut für Wissensmedien, Tübingen, Germany

17:00 – 18:00
Annual meeting of the Leibniz Research Alliance Advanced Materials Safety
Internal meeting

19:00 – xx
Conference dinner
Qu4rtier, Europaallee 25a, 66113 Saarbrücken
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