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Wednesday, June 22, 2011

8:30- Registration
9:00-9:30Elisa Sayrol and Ana Pérez-Neira

Telecom BCN / Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya

9:30-10:00Ian F. Akyildiz


10:00-10:30Jordi Pascual

Institut Català de Nanotecnologia

The Graphene Flagship
10:30-11:00Jesús Alonso-Zárate

Centre Tecnològic de Telecomunicacions de Catalunya

The Guardian Angels Flagship
11:00-11:30Coffee Break
Session I:Chair: Josep Solé-ParetaElectromagnetic Nanocommunications
11:30-12:00Emre Koksal and Eylem Ekici

The Ohio State University

High-rate RF nanoreceivers with CNT antennas
12:00-12:30Julien Bourgeois and Seth Copen Goldstein

University of Franche-Comité / Carnagie Mellon University

Communications in distributed intelligent MEMS
12:30-13:00Fabio Mesiti

Norwegian University of Science and Technology

Radio frequency (RF) technology for applications in neuronal degenerative diseases
Session II:Chair: Özgür B. AkanMolecular Communications I
14:30-15:00Laura Galluccio, Sergio Palazzo and Giuseppe Enrico Santagati

University of Catania

Modeling signal propagation in neuronal nanonetworks
15:00-15:30Gábor Vattay

Eötvös University

Neuronal communications
15:30-16:00Vasos Vassiliou

University of Cyprus

Security issues in nanoscale communication networks
16:00-Welcome reception

Thursday, June 23, 2011

Session III:Chair: Sasitharan BalasubramaniamMolecular Communications II
11:00-11:30Dogu Arifler

Eastern Mediterranean University

Physical and link layer modeling of molecular nano communication networks
11:30-12:00Mauro Feminella, Luca Felicetti and Gianluca Reali

University of Perugia

A simulation tool for nanoscale biological communication systems
12:00-12:30Mark S Leeson

University of Warwick

Aspects of coding for molecular communications
12:30-13:00Chun Tung Chou

University of New South Wales

Molecular circuits for decoding frequency coded signals in nano-communication networks
Session IV:Chair: Gabriel AbadalEnergy Harvesting Nanosystems
14:30-15:00Riccardo Rurali


Graphene-based energy harvesting
15:00-15:30Luca Gammaitoni

University of Perugia

Fluctuations energy harvesting: from macro to nano
15:30-16:00Gonzalo Murillo

Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

N/MEMS-based energy scavenging for enabling autonomous WSN shrinkage
16:00-16:30Coffee Break
Session V:Chair: Albert CabellosNanodevices for Communications
16:30-17:00Frank Koppens

Institut de Ciències-Fotòniques

Graphene-based nano-photonic devices
17:00-17:30Núria Ferrer

Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya

Transparent and flexible carbon nanotubes’electrodes
20:30-St. Joan DINNER and PARTY