The 3rd International Workshop on
Persistent and Photostimulable Phosphors DFW 2015
Nov. 9-13, 2015, The University of Texas at Arlington, Arlington/Dallas, Texas

Invited Speakers

Keynote Speakers

Mary Berry - "Real-Time Spectroscopic Monitoring of the Synthesis and Modification of Upconversion Nanocrystals"

John Capobianco - "Near Infrared Light Mediated Drug Release, Photodynamic Therapy and Bioimaging"

Reuven Chen - "A model explaining the anomalous heating-rate effect in thermoluminescence as an inverse thermal quenching based on simultaneous thermal release of electrons and holes"

Pieter Dorenbos - "Charging and de-charging processes and related level locations in afterglow and storage phosphors"

Christophe Dujardin - "Nanoscintillators: Subtleties and potential"

Michael Hamblin - "Photodynamic Therapy for Cancer, Infections, and Immune Stimulation"

Ralph Mason - "Innovations and applications of luminescent imaging in vivo"

Stephen McKeever - "Luminescence storage devices for applications in space and medical radiation dosimetry"

Barbara Pierscionek - "Phosphors in the eye"

Jianrong Qiu - "Design of novel long persistent phosphors through controlling ligand field and energy transfer"

Tsun-Kong Sham - "X-ray excited optical luminescence from functional materials in the energy and time domain"

Philippe Smet - "Caught in a trap: energy storage in persistent phosphors from different perspectives"

Setsuhisa Tanabe - "Design of novel persistent phosphors by CB engineering"

Bruno Viana - "Challenges and Processus for low photon energy charging possibilities in persistent luminescent materials"

Chao-Nan Xu - "Recent Innovation in Mechnoluminescence and its Application"

Chun-Hua Yan - "Tuning the Luminescence of Rare Earth Nanocrystals by Local Structure and Architecture Engineering "

Jin Z. Zhang - "Improving Photoluminescence Properties of Semiconductor Quantum Dots through Rational Co-doping"

Qinyuan Zhang - "Anomalous near-infrared emissions in ABF3: Mn2+ perovskites"


Invited Speakers

Mathieu Allix - "Improvement of long-persistent luminescence in germanium substituted ZnGa2O4: Application to transparent glass-ceramics"
CEMHTI Laboratory, Orléans, France

Wenbo Bu - "Upconversion Nanoparticles-based Nanotheranostics for Multimodal Biomedical Imaging and Synergetic Therapy"
State Key Laboratory of High Performance Ceramics and Superfine Microstructures, Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, Chinese Academy of Sciences

Xueyuan Chen - "Dissolution-Enhanced Luminescent Bioassay Based on Inorganic Lanthanide Nanoparticles"
Fujian Institute of Research on the Structure of Matter, Chinese Academy of Science

Mokhotjwa Dhlamini - "Room temperature ferromagnetism, optical and surface properties of ZnO and terbium doped ZnO nanocrystals"
Department of Physics, University of South Africa

Gang Han - "Development of Persistent Luminescence Nanoparticles "
Biochemsitry and Molecular Pharmacology Department, University of Massachusetts-Medical School

Jianhua Hao - "Luminescence of hybrid phosphor structures with multiple excitation sources"
Department of Applied Physics, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Samir Iqbal - "Surface Texture Characterization with Nucleic Acid-Selective Fluorescent Dyes"
Department of Electrical Engineering and Bioengineering , University of Texas at Arlington

Necla Kenar - "Novel Technique for Self-Lighting Nanoparticle Photodynamic Therapy of Cancer: In Vivo Animal Studies "
Kocaeli University, Sakarya University, Turkey and Chungnam National University, Korea

Kaushal Kumar - "Rare-earth Ions Doped Upconversion Nano-phosphors: Preparation and Their Newer Applications"
Department of Applied Physics, Indian School of Mines, Dhanbad, India

Chengyu Li - "The studies of rare earth luminescent materials in the application of dosimetry and temperature detection"
Changchun Institute of Applied Chemistry, China

Wei-Ren Liu - "Novel phosphors for UVLED applications"
Chung Yuan Christain University (CYCU), Taiwan

Stephen Magill - "Nanoparticle-enhanced Photosensors for UV Light Detection in Particle Physics"
Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois

Amby Mao - "Design of External Diaphragm Pacer Controlled Release Nano-Drug Delivery System for Lung Cancer"
Guangzhou Verita Medical Technology, China

Hirokazu Masai - "Fabrication of inorganic amorphous materials for phosphor applications"
Inorganic Photonics Materials Laboratory, Institute for Chemical Research, Kyoto University, Japan

Naomi Matsuura - "Fluorescent nanoparticles for cancer imaging and therapy"
Department of Medical Imaging and Department of Materials Science & Engineering, University of Toronto, Canada

Samarendra Mohanty - "Optical stimulation of cells for medical applications"
Biophysics and Physiology Lab, The University of Texas at Arlington

Michael Nie - "Nano-lipopeptide targeted photodynamic therapy for hepatocellular carcinoma with X-ray"
Yulin Normal University, Guangxi Province, China

Caofeng Pan - "Mapping strain/pressure with nanowire light- emitting-diode arrays by piezo-phototronic effect"
Beijing Institute of Nanoenergy and Nanosystems, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

Zhengwei Pan - "Persistent luminescent materials emitting in the invisible spectral regions"
Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Georgia

Amitava Patra - "Photon Harvesting in Nanoscale Systems"
Department of Materials Science, Indian Association for the Cultivation of Science, Kolkata, India

Mingying Peng - "Managing manganese luminescence in solids"
School of Materials Science and Engineering, South China University of Technology, Guangzhou, China

Cyrille Richard - "Persistent luminescence nanoparticles : smart probes for in vivo imaging"
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, Paris, France

Diana C. Rodriguez B - "Persistent and Near Infrared Photo-Stimulated Luminescence Mechanisms of CaS:Eu2+, Dy3+ Nanophosphors"
Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Ieda L. V. Rosa - "Photoluminescence of Rare Earth Doping Ag2WO4 Obtained by a Green Methodology"
Federal University of Sao Carlos, UFSCar, Brazil

Farida A Selim - "Luminescence Nanomaterials and Development of New Ultra-fast Scintillation Detectors"
Department of Physics and Astronomy, Center for Photochemical Sciences, Bowling Green State University

Rosalia Serna - "Nanohybrid Rare-Earth thin film nanostructures: Versatile Luminescent Building Blocks for Nanophotonics and Lighting Applications"
Instituto de Optica, CSIC, Madrid, Spain

Suresh Sharma - "Using Surface Plasmon Resonance to Modify Optical Properties of Materials"
Department of Physics, University of Texas at Arlington

Liping Tang - "Development of nanoprobes for imaging inflammation"
Bioengineering, University of Texas at Arlington

Kazushige Ueda - "Photo- and cathodo-luminescence of perovskite-type oxide phosphor thin films"
Department of Materials Science Kyushu Institute of Technology, Kitakyushu, Japan

Jing Wang - "Thermally Stable Luminescent Glasses activated by rare earth ion for High Power white LEDs"
Sun Yat-Sen University (SYSU), Guangzhou, China

Wei Wang - "Multicolor Emission Tuning of upconversion nanophosphors"
Aramco Research Center-Boston

Xiaojun Wang - "Photo-stimulated EPR Studies on the Trapping/Detrapping Processes of Persistent Phosphorescence "
Georgia Southern University, Statesboro, GA

Min Wei - "Layered Double Hydroxides-Based Photofunctional Materials"
Beijing University of Chemical Technology, China

Ka-Leung Wong - "Biocompatible lanthanide materials for tumors targeting, imaging and inhibition"
Department of Chemistry, Hong Kong Baptist University, Kowloon Tong, Hong Kong

Rong-jun Xie - "Structure and luminescence of novel nitride phosphors for solid state lighting, discovered by the single-particle-diagnosis approach"
Sialon Group, National Institute for Materials Science Namiki, Tsukuba, Japan

Takayuki Yanagida - "Optically and thermally stimulated luminescence of Mn-doped LiCa(Al,Ga)F6"
Nara Institute of Science and Technology, Nara, Japan

Baohong Yuan - "High-resolution fluorescence imaging in deep tissue"
Bioengineering Department, UTA

Hong Zhang - "Photostable organic photosynthesis employing near infrared nanotransducer"
van’t Hoff Institute for Molecular Sciences, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

Junying Zhang - "Study of self-activated luminescent materials using first-principle calculation and experiment"
Beihang University, Beijing, China

Yong Zhang - "Use of upconverting fluorescent nanoparticles for bioimaging and photoactivation"
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Faculty of Engineering, National University of Singapore



Contact Information

Organization committee

Chair of the  workshop, Prof. Dr. Wei Chen,

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