Yearly Archives: 2015

SCI:COM 2015, 9th December 2015, Athlone, Ireland

Laurence and Gavin attended the inaugural Irish Science Communication conference, ran in partnership between SFI, FHI, UCD and Whipsmart Media. The first conference of its kind in Ireland, topics covered included science engagement over social media,

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Posted in Dissemination, Training


European Conference on Computational (CompNanoTox), 4-6 November 2015, Malaga, Spain

As part of his training in the field of Nanotoxicology, Dr. Lopez attended to the 1st European Conference on Computational Nanotoxicology held in Malaga. In this event, leading scientist showed the state-of-art methodologies and algorithms used to simulate the interaction of nanoparticles with cells as well as the latest computational models used to understand the relationship between the physical-chemical properties of nanoparticles and their toxicological effect.

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Posted in Training


Transfer of Knowledge Workshop 6-9 Oct 2015 at UCD in Dublin

From the 6th – 9th October, Dr. Diluka Peiris came to UCD for a training workshop on the use of the QCM and analysis methods, through Attana’s own Step 1 Training programme as well as hands on experimental practice. Two days of lectures (7th – 8th) and practical use of the equipment (6th –

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Dedicated Training and Transfer of Knowledge Session, including partner face-to-face meeting – 15th September 2015 at UCD in Dublin

Dr. Maria Gianneli and Dr. Teodor Aastrup came to commission the Attana Cell 200 and to meet the soon to be seconded fellows (Laurence and Gavin). The plan for the coming months in Stockholm was discussed, as well as preliminary training of fellows on the QCM,

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Project Meeting, at QualityNano – NanoREG – Joint Conference, 15th to 17th July 2015, Crete

The overarching aim and major objective of the conference was to transfer on the lessons learned from the past and discuss the knowledge gained from QualityNANO within the broader nanosafety community, identify challenges and research directions. This also aptly served as an opportune moment to hold a project meeting within the scope of the conference for NanoClassifier.

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Posted in Project Meeting


Project Meeting, Brussels, April 2015

A project meeting was held in Brussels in April 2015. The meeting served as an opportunity to discuss ongoing plans.

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