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6th Asian Conference on Colloid and Interface Science
The Asian Society for Colloid and Surface Science organized the Asian Conference on Colloid and Interface Science on November 24-27, 2015 in Arkas Sasebo, Sasebo, Japan.

Three countries joined as committee countries of ASCASS during the conference, and the total committee countries are now 11 (China, Hong Kong, India, Japan, Korea, Malaysia, Nepal, Pakistan, Russia, Taiwan, Thailand).

Scientific topics covered
  • Dispersed and Colloidal Systems
  • Biocolloids and Biointerfaces
  • Interfacial Phenomena
  • Rheology of Colloids and Interfaces
  • Characterization of Colloids and Interfaces
  • Self-assembly Amphiphilic Systems
  • Microelectronics and Colloid Science
  • Nanoparticles and Nano-manipulation
  • Surfactants in Nanotechnology
  • Environmental Applications of Colloids
  • Cosmetics and Personal Care Products
  • Household Products and Detergents
  • Pharmaceutics and Drug Delivery System
  • Food Colloid and Emulsion Technology
  • General Papers in Colloid Science

Plenary Speakers
  • Dr. Roger M. Leblanc (USA)
    College of Arts & Sciences
    University of Miami
  • Dr. Kazue Kurihara (Japan)
    Advanced Institute for Materials Research
    Tohoku University
  • Dr. Patrick G. Hartley (Australia)
    Research Director
    Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization (CSIRO)

Poster Winners
In ACCIS2015, three students were awarded “student poster awards sponsored by ACS”. Congratulation!

  • P-002: Precise Synthesis and Surface Characterization of a Novel Biodegradable Copolymer with Phosphorylchol and Catechol Blocks
    Yucheng Zhang, Tomoyasu Hirai, Yuji Higaki, Atsushi Takahara Graduate School of Engineering, Kyushu University, Japan
  • P-090: Development of Novel Synthetic Method of Glucose-binding Silver Nanoparticles and Biosensing Applications
    Ryo Hanada, Akiko Kaminaga, Yasurou Niidome, Junichi Kurawaki Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Kagoshima University, Japan
  • P-108: Complex Formation of pH-responsive Unimer Micelles and Cationic Block Copolymers in Water
    Sayaka Ohno, Kazuhiko Ishihara, Shin-ichi Yusa Department of Materials Science and Chemistry, University of Hyogo, Japan

Important Dates
Abstract submission deadline: 15 August, 2015
Registration deadline: 15 September, 2015

Contact
Chair: Prof. Dr. Osamu SHIBATA
Secretary: Dr. Hiromichi NAKAHARA
E-mail: accis2015@gmail.com
Fax: +81-(0)956-20-5686

Department of Biophysical Chemistry
Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences
Nagasaki International University
2825-7, Huis Ten Bosch, Sasebo, Nagasaki
859-3298, Japan