7th Annual World Congress of Nano Science & Technology

Director of the Institute of Solid State Physics Mārtiņš Rutkis participated in the BIT’s 7th Annual World Congress of Nano Science & Technology – 2017 in Fukuoka, Japan with oral presentation “Thin Film Organic Thermoelectric Generator Based on Tetrathiotetracene”.


The 7th Annual World Congress of Nano Science and Technology-2017 (Nano S&T-2017) was held in Japan during October 24-26, 2017. It covered all frontier topics in advanced nanomaterials, nanoelectronics, applications of nanotechnology, nanomedicine and biomaterials, etc. The aim of the conference was to bring together leading scientists, researchers, engineers, practitioners, technology developers and policy makers from multidisciplinary research and application areas to exchange information on their latest research progress and innovation, to discuss the benefits of Nanotechnology and materials science in their research and development efforts to advance the networking, and collaborating between different academia, research and market leaders in the field.


Participants from the top international academic, government and private industry labs of different disciplines participated in Nano S&T-2017 to identify new technology trends, development tools, R&D collaborations, and commercialization partners. It provided an unprecedented opportunity and effective platform for institutions and industries to share ideas and discover innovation in the area of nanotechnology and develop new business opportunities.