Althanstrasse 14,
Building UZA II,
Lecture Hall 8,
1090 Vienna

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Invited Speakers

Prof. Mohammed Baalousha
Associate Professor
Center for Environmental Nanoscience and Risk
Department of Environmental Health Sciences
Arnold School of Public Health

Prof. Anders Baun
Department of Environmental Engineering
Technical University of Denmark

Dr. Geert Cornelis
Department of Soil and Environment
Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences

Dr. Ralf Kaegi
Department Process Engineering
EAWAG - Swiss Federal Institute of Aquatic Science and Technology

Prof. Christine Hendren
Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering
Duke University

Prof. Jason Unrine
Department of Plant and Soil Sciences
University of Kentucky

Dr. Thorsten Hüffer
EDGE –Environmental Geosciences
Centre for Microbiology and Environmental Systems Science, 
University of Vienna

Sunday, 1st September 2019

17:00 - 19:00 Registration 
Entrance Hall
18:00 - 20:00 ICEENN Ice Breaker - Get2gether
Althanstrasse 14, 1090 Vienna, Building UZA II, Staircase D+E

Monday, 2nd September 2019

08:00 - 18:00 Registration 
Entrance Hall
08:45 - 09:00 Opening Ceremony
Vice Rector Jean-Robert Tyran & DEGS Thilo Hofmann & Conf. Chair Frank v.d. Kammer
Theme F: Modeling, Data Repositories and Nano-Informatics Session Chairs: Mark Wiesner & Thilo Hofmann
09:00 - 09:30 Christine Hendren NanoEHS: A Case Study in Convergent Team Science through Harmonized Methods and Data Integration Projects
09:30 - 09:45 Joris Quik Screening level multimedia fate model for engineered nanomaterials: SimpleBox4nano
09:45 - 10:00 Nico van den Brink Modelling uptake kinetics of nanomaterials in invertebrate organisms
10:00 - 10:15 Astrid Manders Modelling atmospheric fate of TiO2 and its impact on atmospheric chemistry
10:15 - 10:30 Lila Thornton Estimation of Nanomaterial Weight Fraction in Consumer Products Using Machine Learning Methods
10:30 - 10:45 Jaleesia Amos Applications of the NanoInformatics Knowledge Commons Toolkit
10:45 - 11:30 Coffee Break
Theme D: Release, Behavior and Fate in the Environment (I)  Session Chairs: Mohammed Baalousha & Geert Cornelis
11:30 - 11:45 Mark Wiesner Nanomaterials : Not the next asbestos or What 20 years of nanomaterial implication research has taught us
11:45 - 12:00 Kamil Nešetřil Laboratory and field strategy for renegade nZVI particles
12:00 - 12:15 Willie Peijnenburg Modeling particle dissolution kinetics and resulting time-dependent suspension toxicity within a framework for grouping of nanomaterials
12:15 - 12:30 Sam Harrison Predicting the environmental fate of engineered nanomaterials using a spatiotemporal multimedia fate model
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 - 14:00 Ralf Kaegi The Quest of Engineered and Transformed Nanoparticles: Challenges, Limitations and Wishful Thinking
14:00 - 14:15 Bernd Nowack Influence of the nanomaterial definition and material-specific properties on exposure and risk assessment of engineered nanomaterials
14:15 - 14:30 Veronique Adam Integrated dynamic probabilistic model of engineered nanomaterial releases to the environment
14:30 - 14:45 Nathan Bossa “Nano-TiO2 for indoor paint” caLIBRAte Case Study: generation of data along nanomaterial life cycle
14:45 - 15:00 Wei Chen Crystallinity and Exposed Facets Significantly Affect Affinity and Reactivity of Metal-Based Nanocrystals towards Organic Contaminants and Biomolecules
15:00 - 15:15 Xiaoran Zhang Sorption of Triclosan by Carbon Nanotubes: the Importance of Dispersing Properties Caused by Sonication, Functionalization, Solution Chemistry and Dispersants
15:15 - 15:45 Coffee Break
15:45 - 16:15 Claus Svendsen NanoFASE – the knowledge about “Nanomaterial Fate and Speciation in the Environment” that 65+ people developed and how we are sharing it.
16:15 - 16:30 Helene Walch A tale of an engineered nanoparticle’s affection for natural suspended particulate matter in freshwaters
16:30 - 16:45 Serge Stoll Determination of Nanoparticle Heteroaggregation Attachment Efficiencies and Kinetics Rates in Different Aquatic Environmental Matrices using Computer Modeling.  A Multi-Component Approach including NPs, NOM and ICs.
16:45 - 17:00 Stephen Lofts Environmental exposure modelling for nanomaterials: meeting EU research, regulatory, stakeholder and policymaker needs
17:00 - 17:15 Vicenç Pomar Portillo Engineered Nanomaterials Release from Textiles: Three NanoFASE case studies
17:15 - 18:30 Poster Time & Social



Tuesday, 3rd September 2019

09:00 - 17:00 Registration 
Entrance Hall
Theme C: Analytical Methods and Instrumentation  Session Chairs: Ralf Kaegi & Armand Masion
09:00 - 09:30 Mohammed Baalousha Analysis of Engineered Nanoparticles in the Natural Environment
09:30 - 09:45 Narjes T. S. Khomami Field deployable reactors for investigating the interaction of nanoparticles with natural organic matter under field conditions
09:45 - 10:00 Julian Gallego Evaluation of heteroaggregation rates of CeO2 and Au NPs using dual-element single-particle ICPMS
10:00 - 10:15 Kaymar Mehrabi Multiplexed Quantification of Metal-Containing Nanoparticles in Waste Water Treatment Plants across Switzerland by ICP-TOFMS
10:15 - 10:30 Madjid Hadioui Detection and quantification of low concentrations of small nanoparticles in natural waters using high sensitivity single particle ICP-MS
10:30 - 10: 45 Andrew Chetwynd Capillary Electrophoresis-Mass Spectrometry Characterisation: Protein & Metabolite Coronas
10:45 - 11:30 Coffee Break & Poster
Theme B: Nano-Bio Interactions and Uptake Session Chairs: Iseult Lynch & Jason Urine
11:30 - 11:45 Marta Baccaro Long term, chronic toxicokinetics of silver and silver sulphide nanoparticles in earthworms exposed for nine months
11:45 - 12:00 Xinyao Yang Gram-negative Escherichia coli promotes deposition of polymer-capped silver nanoparticles in saturated porous media
12:00 - 12:15 Partricia Silva Silver toxicokinetics in the freshwater snail Physa acuta exposed to pristine and aged silver nanoparticles under different exposure routes
12:15 - 12:30 Elma Lahive The influence of the plant rhizosphere on the availability of silver nanoparticles to wheat exposed in soil
12:30 - 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 - 14:00 Anders Baun In Search of the Nanoeffect – Seeing is Believing but (sometimes) Deceiving
14:00 - 14:15 Zahra Khodaparast Ag2S-NP uptake in the mealworm Tenebrio molitor: validation of single species tests with indoor mesocosms experiments
14:15 - 14:30 Nathaniel Clark The use of single particle ICP-MS to highlight species differences in gastrointestinal physiology: fish versus rodent
14:30 - 14:45 Richard Handy A Tiered Dietary Bioaccumulation Testing Strategy For Engineered Nanomaterials Using Fish.
14:45 - 15:00 Fazel Abdolahpur Monikh Systematic quantification of nanoparticles uptake in algae cells using single-cell inductively coupled plasma mass spectrometry: influence of size, shape and NOM corona
15:00 - 15:15 Becky Curtis Determining the critical pathways involved in nano-bio interaction across species
15:15 - 15:45 Coffee Break
Theme A: Ecotoxicology   Session Chairs: Anders Baun & Claus Svendsen
15:45 - 16:00 Michael Burkard Copper nanoparticles impair the mechano-sensory based behavior of larval zebrafish (D. rerio)
16:00 - 16:15 Armand Masion Mesocosm Testing: A Potential Standard for  Non-Occupational and Exposure Driven Risk Assessment of Engineered Nanomaterials
16:15 - 16:30 Joel Gauthier Selected Considerations Towards Canada’s Approach for Ecological Risk Assessment of Manufactured Nanomaterials
16:30 - 16:45 Roberto Martins Environmental risk assessment of a novel anti-corrosion engineered nanomaterial
16:45- 17:00 Wilson Engelmann Precautionary measures and anticipatory governance for nanotechnological risk management
19:00 - 23:00  DINNER Vienna City Town Hall
Lichtenfelsgasse 2, 1010 Vienna



Wednesday, 4th September 2019

08:00 - 12:00 Registration 
Entrance Hall
Theme G: Nanoplastics in the Aquatic Environment  Session Chairs: Thilo Hofmann & Richard Handy
09:00 - 09:30 Thorsten Hüffner Are We Speaking the Same Language? Recommendations for a Definition and Categorization Framework for Plastic Debris
09:30 - 09:45 Gopala Krishna Darbha Understanding the stability and deposition behaviour of nanoplastics at rock and mineral surfaces
09:45 - 10:00 Joana C. Prata Where are the microplastics? Improving identification by natural organic matter removal, staining with Nile Red and using an automated software
10:00 - 10:15 Richard Cross Detection of microplastics in the water treatment process: A discussion of sampling, processing and analytical methods for the detection of microplastics in increasingly complex media
10:15 - 10:30 Magdalena Dinkel Field-Flow Fractionation coupled online to Raman Microspectroscopy for the analysis of submicroplastic particles
10:30 - 11:00 Coffee Break
Theme E: Applications in the environment  Session Chairs: Christine Hendren & Thorsten Hüffer
11:00 - 11:30 Jason Unrine Developing nanocarriers for delivery of double stranded RNA as a biological pest control agent
11:30 - 11:45 Jamie Lead The development of a nanotechnology-based oil remediation scheme.
11:45 - 12:00 Fabienne Schwab Proof of Concept of a Nanosilica Agrochemical
12:00 - 12:15 Gopala Krishna Darbha Synthesis and application of clay supported amorphous aluminum nanocomposite for the removal of hexa-valent Chromium from aqueous solutions
12:15 - 13:15 Lunch Break  
Theme D: Release, Behavior and Fate in the Environment (II) Session Chairs: Jamie Lead & Stephen Lofts
13:15 - 13:45 Geert Cornelis An evaluation of current nanomaterial fate predictions in soils
13:45 - 14:00 Sónia Rodrigues Adaptation of ORCHESTRA to predict temporal changes in bioavailable metal concentrations in soils amended with dissolving metal-based nanoparticles
14:00 - 14:15 Derek Peloquin Metals Composition and Concentration in Aerosols (Incidental Nanoparticles) Released During Use of 3D Printing Toy Pens and Printer
14:15 - 14:30 Jonas Wielinski In-situ mobilization of (transformed) Ag, Au and Ce nanoparticle(s) from sewage sludge ash
14:30 - 14:45 Elena Badetti Assessment of nano-TiO2 colloidal stability in environmental media by analytical techniques and principal component analysis
14:45 - 15:00 Garret Bland Developing a machine learning model to identify titanium dioxide engineered nanoparticles in soil matrices by spICP-TOFMS
15:00 Closing & Farewell