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HI ERN-CBI Colloquium: “Future Trends and Challenges in Microfluidic Systems”

19 Jan 2021 14:00
21 Jan 2021 17:00

January 19th and January 21st 2021 from 2pm to 5pm, via ZOOM

Science always means discussion and exchange of thoughts. That is why the Helmholtz Institute Erlangen-Nürnberg (HI ERN) and the Department of Chemistry and Biological Engineering (CBI) at FAU are holding a digital two-day colloquium on January 19th and January 21st 2021, at which internationally renowned scientists will give insights in their research on the topic of microfluidic systems.



  • 14.00 - 14.30     
    Microscale fluid dynamics close to functional interfaces
    Juniorprof. Dr.-Ing. Clarissa Schönecker
    Micro Fluid Mechanics Research Group
    TU Kaiserslautern, Germany
  • 16.00 – 16.30
    Flow strategies for enhanced mass
    transport in electrochemical energy applications

    Dr. Ir. David Vermaas
    Transport Phenomena Research Group
    TU Delft, The Netherlands


  • 14.00 - 14.30     
    Centrifugal microfluidics for miniaturization,
    automation and parallelization of biochemical processes

    PD Dr. Niels Paust
    Hahn-Schickard and Institut für Mikrosystemtechnik
    Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg, Germany
  • 16.00 – 16.30
    Pinning and encircling bubbles
    Associate Professor Dr. Ir. David Fernandez Rivas
    Mesoscale Chemical Systems Research Group
    University of Twente, The Netherlands

Each presentation is followed by an open discussion of approximately 30 minutes.


Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the colloquium will take place via zoom: Joint HI ERN and CBI Colloquium on: Future Trends and Challenges in Microfluidic Systems

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