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29-31 August, 2018

Please note: The conference opens Wednesday, August 29th at 8:45 a.m. and closes on Friday, August 31st at 12:45 p.m.

Conference Details

This annual meeting is returning to Europe in 2018.This focused meeting is dedicated to exploring the science, engineering, and use of micro- to nanoscale acoustofluidics.

In particular the scope of the conference covers:

  • Acoustical tweezers and acoustophoresis
  • Acoustic streaming and radiation pressure analysis and experimentation
  • Liquids, bubbles, particles and cells manipulation with acoustics
  • Integrated acoustofluidics devices for energy, chemical, biological, and medical applications
  • Fluid interface manipulation using ultrasound, including atomization, droplet generation, and thin films
  • Transducers designs for micro/nano acoustofluidics, including new fabrication methods and ideas

Conference Fees

The conference fee is 250 euros for registration before 1st July (400 euros after), which includes registration fees to the conference, lunch on Wednesday and Thursday.

Fees for the conference dinner on Wednesday at the “Couvent des Minimes” is 50 euros.

Conference Location

Institut d’Electronique, de Microélectronique et de Nanotechnologie (IEMN)
Université de Lille,
Avenue Poincaré,
59652 Villeneuve d’Ascq Cedex

Université de Lille is approximately 1-2 hours from Paris, Brussels, or London

 

Getting to Lillie

Plane:
Paris Roissy Charles-de-Gaulle airport and then take a train to Lille train station (booking on https://en.voyages-sncf.com/en/ from Europe or https://www.raileurope.com/fr/index.html from other countries)
Train:
High speed train to Lille train station (booking on https://en.voyages-sncf.com/en/ from Europe or https://www.raileurope.com/fr/index.html from other countries)
Metro:
From city center: direct metro (line 1 to terminus station “4 Cantons”)

Grande braderie de Lille

On Saturday and Sunday (1st and 2nd of September), there will be a huge popular event in Lille, called “Grande Braderie de Lille” (an annual street market). Since this event drives many people in Lille, please book you hotel as early as possible. Also, if you like quiet environment and plan to stay Friday and Saturday nights, avoid the city center…

Suggested Places to Stay

– Best Western Plus, 17 Place des Reignaux, 59000, Lille,

https://www.bestwestern.fr/fr/hotel-Lille-BEST-WESTERN-Up-Hotel-93806

– L’Hermitage Gantois, 224 rue de Paris, 59800, Lille, France,

https://www.marriott.fr/hotels/travel/lilak-lhermitage-gantois-autograph-collection/

– Hôtel Barrière Lille, 777 bis Pont de Flandre, 59777, Lille

https://www.hotelsbarriere.com/en/lille/hotel-barriere.html?utm_medium=display&utm_campaign=ota&utm_source=tripadvisor_lilhc_en

– Ibis Lille Centre, Grand Palais, 1- 3 Rue Des Moulins De Garance, 59800, Lille, France,

https://www.accorhotels.com/fr/hotel-9309-ibis-lille-centre-grand-palais/index.shtml#origin=ibis

– Crowne Plaza Lille, 335 Boulevard de Leeds, 59777, Lille

http://www.lille-crowneplaza.com

– Holiday Inn Express Lille Centre, 75 B rue Leon Gambetta, 59000, Lille

http://holiday-inn-lille-centre.h-rez.com/index.htm?lbl=ggl-en&gclid=CjwKCAjwr-PYBRB8EiwALtjbz1Xoy4UMI_A_vjfhO1v13MUhEcxMXPT7uho7hSA47tJ8YGfJf43SthoCGPIQAvD_BwE

– Mercure Lille Centre Grand Place, 2 boulevard Carnot, 59800, Lille

https://www.accorhotels.com/fr/hotel-0802-hotel-mercure-lille-centre-grand-place/index.shtml

– Novotel Lille Centre Gares, 49 rue de Tournai, 59800, Lille

https://www.accorhotels.com/gb/hotel-3165-novotel-lille-centre-gares/index.shtml

Conference Organizing Committee

Olivier Bou Matar EC Lille, IEMN olivier.boumatar@iemn.univ-lille1.fr
Philippe Brunet CNRS, MSC laboratory philippe.brunet@univ-paris-diderot.fr
Thomas Brunet Université de Bordeaux, I2M laboratory thomas.brunet@u-bordeaux.fr
Olivier Couture CNRS, Institut Langevin olivier.couture.cnrs@gmail.com
Richard Fu Northumbria University richard.fu@northumbria.ac.uk

 

Mauricio Hoyos ESPCI, PMMH Mauricio.hoyos@espci.fr
Valentin Leroy CNRS, MSC laboratory valentin.leroy@univ-paris-diderot.fr
Philippe Marmottant CNRS, Liphy laboratory Philippe.Marmottant@univ-grenoble-alpes.fr

 

Antoine Riaud Université Paris Descartes, TRM group antoine.riaud@gmail.com
Régis Wunenburger Université Pierre et Marie Curie, IJLRDA regis.wunenburger@upmc.fr

Conference Scientific Committee

Henrik Bruus DTU bruus@fysik.dtu.dk

 

Jürg Dual ETH Zürich dual@imes.mavt.ethz.ch

 

James Friend UCSD jfriend@eng.ucsd.edu

 

Itziar Gonzales Itefi, CSIC iacgg38@ia.cetef.csic.es
Jeremy Hawkes University of Manchester jeremyjhawkes@gmail.com

 

Martyn Hill University of Southampton M.Hill@soton.ac.uk

 

Sung Hyung Jin KAIST hjsung@kaist.ac.kr

 

Thomas Laurell Lund university thomas.laurell@bme.lth.se

 

Andreas Lenshof Lund university andreas.lenshof@bme.lth.se

 

Lim Kian Meng University of Singapore limkm@nus.edu.sg

 

Adrian Neild Monash university adrian.neild@monash.edu

 

Stefan Radel TU, Wien stefan.radel@tuwien.ac.at

 

Michel Versluis University of Twente m.versluis@utwente.nl

 

Martin Wiklund KTH martin.wiklund@biox.kth.se

 

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Sponsorship and Exhibit Opportunities Available!

Sponsorship and exhibit opportunities are available! Contact Crystal Stone – info@cbmsociety.org for more information.

Registration Now Open: May 15, 2018

Early Bird Registration Discount ends July 1, 2018

 

Conference Chair

Michaël Baudoin – Chair
Professor
Researcher at IEMN laboratory
Université de Lille