Keynote speakers (alphabetically)
Speaker University/Institute/Company Talk
Timo Gans University of York, United Kingdom Recent advances in tailoring electron dynamics and chemical kinetics in atmospheric pressure plasmas
Masaru Hori University of Nagoya, Japan Challenge of atomic layer and molecular processes for future plasma chemistry
Kinga Kutasi Hungarian Academy of Sciences, Budapest, Hungary Controlling the composition of plasma-activated water
Richard Krumpolec Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic Low-temperature hydrogen plasma for large-area surface modification (reduction and etching) of materials
Zdenko Machala Comenius University, Bratislava, Slovakia Plasma activated water: effects for biomedical and agriculture/food applications and challenges of RONS detection
Monika Magureanu National Institute for Laser, Plasma & Radiation Physics, Magurele, Romania Removal of pesticide residues in water by electrical discharges
Anton Nikiforov Ghent University, Belgium Radio-frequency atmospheric pressure discharge: diagnostics, modelling, applications
Cristina Paradisi University of Padova, Italy Trapping and determination of ROS generated in water treated with air non-thermal plasma
Joanna Pawlat Lublin University of Technology, Poland Impact of low temperature plasma on selected non-heat resistant materials
Nevena Puać Institute of Physics, Belgrade, Serbia Applications and fundamental properties of atmospheric pressure discharges used in biology and agriculture
David Ruzic University of Illinois, Chicago, USA Radical probes in challenging environments
Rajdeep Singh Rawat Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Progress and prospects in synthesis and processing of high performance energy storage/conversion nano-assemblies using plasmas
Paolo Tosi University of Trento, Italy Nanosecond discharges for the conversion of renewable energy and CO2 in value-added products
Invited speakers (alphabetically)
Speaker University/Institute/Company Talk
Jean-Paul Booth Ecole Poytechnique, Palaiseau Cedex, France A comprehensive diagnostic study of a DC positive column in O2: a test-bed for models of plasmas in a diatomic gas
Ladislav Cvrček Czech Technical University in Prague, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Czech Republic Coatings for medical implants: from experiment to application
Miha Čekada Jozef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia PVD hard coatings: from fundamental science to job coating service, and vice versa
Mirko Černak Masaryk University, Faculty of Science, Czech Republic Thin layers of atmospheric pressure plasmas for polymer surface treatments
David Dobnik National Institute of Biology, Ljubljana, Slovenia Effective virus inactivation in water by cold atmospheric plasma
Vladimir Karalnik State Research Centre RF TRINITI, Moscow, Russia Surface streamers on dielectrics and liquids: similarity and difference
Katsuhisa Kitano Osaka University, Japan Peroxynitric acid (HOONO2) preserved in plasma-treated water for effective and safe disinfection
Zuzana Kolarova Raskova Tomas Bata University in Zlín, Centre of Polymer systems, Czech Republic Effect of plasma treatment and cross-linking degree on antimicrobial activity of nisin coated film
Jaroslav Kousal Charles University in Prague, Czech Republic Between classical and plasma polymers: studying the missing link
Janez Kovač Jozef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, Slovenia Deposition of antibacterial silan-based coating on PP surface for advanced wound dressings by atmospheric pressure plasma
Nikša Krstulović Institute of Physics, Zagreb, Croatia Laser synthesis of colloidal nanoparticles and applications
Alan Maslani Institute of Plasma Physics, Prague, Czech Republic Thermal arc plasma as a tool for energy recovery and chemical recycling of waste streams
Slobodan Milošević Institute of Physics, Zagreb, Croatia Laser induced breakdown in helium atmospheric pressure plasma jets
Nuno Pinhao Instituto Superior Technico, Lisbon, Portugal Power transfer and gas heating in a DBD discharge for dry reforming of methane
Maja Ravnikar National Institute of Biology, Ljubljana, Slovenia Combination of different analytical methods can identify the effects of water purification/disinfection treatments
Lenka Zajíčková Masaryk University, Brno, Czech Republic Towards enriched surface modifications and plasma coatings with atmospheric pressure plasma jets