International Symposium on Clusters and Nanomaterials
(Energy and Life Sciences applications)

October 26-29, 2015
Richmond, Virginia

Host: Virginia Commonwealth University

Chairman
: Puru Jena, Virginia Commonwealth University

Secretary
: Anil K. Kandalam, West Chester University
International Advisory Board:
Barbara D. Boyan, Virginia Commonwealth University (USA)
Catherine Bréchignac, CNRS (France)
A. Welford Castleman, Jr., Pennsylvania State University (USA)
Mildred S. Dresselhaus, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (USA)
Wolfgang Eberhardt, Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin fur Materialien und Energie (Germany)
Mostafa A. El-Sayed, Georgia Tech (USA)
Joseph S. Francisco, University of Nebraska-Lincoln (USA)
Sumio Iijima, Meijo University (Japan)
Walter Kohn, University of California Santa Barbara (USA)
Nathan S. Lewis, California Institute of Technology (USA)
Zongfan Liu, Peking University (China)
Chad A. Mirkin, Northwestern University (USA)
Risto M. Nieminen, Aalto University School of Science and Technology (Finland)
C.N.R. Rao, Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research (India)
Gabor A. Somorjai, University of California Berkeley (USA)
John T. Yates Jr, University of Virginia (USA)
Organizing Committee:
Pulickel M. Ajayan, Rice University (USA)
Kit H. Bowen, Jr., Johns Hopkins University (USA)
Chris M. Cannizzaro, U.S. Department of State (USA)
Hani El-Kaderi, Virginia Commonwealth University (USA)
Mohamed S. El-Shall, Virginia Commonwealth University (USA)
Diana Farkas, Virginia Tech (USA)
Joe Poon, University of Virginia (USA)
Subhendra D. Mahanti, Michigan State University (USA)
James T. McLeskey, Jr., Virginia Commonwealth University (USA)
Jason C. Reed, Virginia Commonwealth University (USA)
Joseph S. Reiner, Virginia Commonwealth University (USA)
William H. Sawyer, West Chester University (USA)
Qiang Sun, Peking University (China)
Sally S. Tinkle, Science and Technology Policy Institute (USA)