Program

Schedule for AWEST2013PDF

6/16 6/17 6/18
AM Morning Session Morning Session
Photo Session
Lunch
Lunch
PM 13:00- Registration Afternoon Session Afternoon Session
EVE 17:00- Reception
18:30- Flash Presentation
20:00- Keynote Lectures
Supper
Poster Session
20:00- Banquet

Scientific Program and Conference SchedulePDF

June 16th

13:00- Registration
17:00- Welcome Reception
18:30- 2-Min Flash Oral Talks for All Poster Presentations
20:00-20:35 Lawrence J. Berliner
Applying the beauty of physics to chemistry, materials, biology and medicine
20:35-21:10 Marco Affronte
Potentialities of Molecular nanoMagnets for Information Technologies.

June 17th

8:15- 8:50 Takeshi Todo
DNA photolyase and Cryptochrome
8:50-9:15 Till Biskup
Photoinduced Radical Pairs in Cryptochromes: Possible Candidates for the Magnetic Compass of Migratory Birds
9:15-9:40 Hideki Kandori
FTIR Study of PHR/CRY Family Proteins
9:40-9:55 Mitsuo Shoji
Theoretical investigation on the electronic structures of photosystem II oxygen evolving complex at the S2 state
Break
10:20-10:55 Stefan Weber
New Insights Into Nitrogenase and Blue-light Active Flavoproteins from EPR
10:55-11:10 Kazunori Zikihara
The molecular structure and damaged-DNA repair activity affected by the chromophore binding states in Cryptochrome-DASH from Platynereis dumerili
11:10-11:25 Hiroyuki Mino
PELDOR Reveals Structure of Photosystem II and Clock Proteins Kai
11:25-11:40 Yasuhiro Kobori
Exploring Roles of Nanostructure and Entropy on Primary Charge Dissociation in Organic Photovoltaic Interfaces Using Transient EPR
11:40-11:55 Katsuichi Kanemoto
A Displacement Current Induced by ESR for Organic Semiconductor Diodes
11:55-12:10 Yusuke Wakikawa
Magnetophotoconductance Study of Photocarrier Dynamics in Hexabezocoronene Self-Assemblies
Conference Photo
Lunch
13:15-13:50 Christiane Timmel
You need to kiss the right frog to get a Prince
A study of the Xenopus laevis cryptochrome and its relatives
13:50-14:15 Makoto Miyata
Crawling receptors of Mycoplasma, pathogenic bacteria
14:15-14:30 Risa Mutoh
Direct interactions and structural changes in the cyanobacterial circadian clock proteins
14:30-14:55 Yuji Goto
Supersaturation-Sealed Protein Misfolding Funnels Revealed by Ultrasonication
Break
15:20-15:55 Eric McInnes
Magnetic relaxation in rare earth clusters
15:55-16:20 Swadhin Mandal
Playing with Non-bonding Orbital of Phenalenyl: From Organometallic Catalyst to Spin Based Device
16:20-16:35 Takayuki Ishida
Entropy-Driven Three-Centered Spin-Crossover-Like Behavior in a Nickel(II) Bis(nitroxide) Complex
16:35-16:50 Shuichi Suzuki
Synthetic Studies on Metal Complexes Coordinated by (Nitronyl Nitroxide)-2-ide Radical Anion
16:50-17:05 Yutaka Shikano
Quasi-Magnon Dynamics on Hybrid Superconducting Qubit and Nitrogen Vacancy Centers in Diamond
17:05-17:40 Jiangfeng Du
Dynamical Decoupling and Its Application
Break
18:00-18:35 David Thomas
EPR of Spin Labels Rigidly Attached to the Peptide Backbone
18:35-19:00 Piotr Fajer
Do spin labels tell the truth ?
19:00-19:25 Toshiro Oda
Formation of F-actin
19:25-19:40 Alice Bowen
Determining the solution state structure of the Cytochrome P450-Ferredoxin docked complex using DEER spectroscopy
Supper
Poster Session

June 18th

8:15- 8:50 Olav Schiemann
EPR-Based Trilateration of Metal Ions
8:50-9:15 Peter Z Qin
Nucleic Acid Structure and Dynamics Studied Using a Nucleotide-Independent Nitroxide Probe
9:15-9:40 Isao Suetake
Study of the molecular mechanisms underlying epigenetics
9:40-9:55 Kouichi Nakagawa
9 GHz EPR Investigation of Skin Surface
Break
10:20-10:45 Inés Garcia Rubio
Magnetic Anisotropy in Magnetotactic Bacteria Studied by Ferromagnetic Resonance
10:45-11:10 Osamu Hisatomi
Fluorophotometric studies of a bHLH transcription factor
11:10-11:35 Shushi Nagamori
Functional coupling of transporters in a complex
11:35-11:50 Kelli Kazmier
The EPR Model of LeuT Transport
11:50-12:05 Keisuke Ueda
Application of Nitroxide Radicals Included in the 1D Ordered Nanochannel Template to Dynamic Nuclear Polarization
Lunch
13:15-13:50 Howard Halpern
Importance and Method of EPR Oxygen Imaging
13:50-14:15 Simon Drew
Mixed Ligand Cu(II) Complexes of a Model Therapeutic with Alzheimer’s Amyloid-β Peptide and Monoamine Neurotransmitters
14:15-14:40 Likai Song
Antibody-mediated mechanics on HIV-1 envelope protein gp41 at the membrane interface defined by EPR
14:40-14:55 Toshiaki Arata
Identification of Interaction Sites of Protein Complexes Working  in Heart Muscle Regulation and Bacterial Clock By Site Directed Spin Labeling-EPR
Break
15:20-15:45 Yasushi Okamura
Voltage-sensing phosphatase – its modular structure and portability
15:45-16:10 Francis Li
Lipid Dependent Structural Transition of KvAP Voltage Sensing Domain Determined by SDSL-EPR Spectroscopy
16:10-16:35 Hong In Lee
ENDOR/ESEEM Studies of Ni-SOD and Nitrogenase
16:35-16:50 Valentin Novikov
Weak intermolecular interactions induce spin transition anticooperativity in cobalt(II) clathrochelates
16:50-17:05 Motoko Asano
Prolonged emission lifetimes of paramagnetic short lived species by reserver mechanism
Break
17:30-18:05 Christopher Kay
Exploring the Properties of Silicon- and Molecular-based Semiconductors with EPR Spectroscopy
18:05-18:20 Yulia Borozdina
ESR Spectroscopy: a Powerful Tool for Studying Sensing and Magnetic Properties of Stable Nitroxide Radicals
18:20-18:35 Rui Tamura
Influence of Applied Electric Fields on the Positive Magneto-LC Effects Observed in the Ferroelectric Liquid Crystalline Phase of a Chiral Nitroxide Radical Compound
18:35-18:50 Ko Furukawa
Spin Dynamics Study for Organic Photoconductive COF Materials
18:50-19:05 Hideto Matsuoka
Morphology of P3HT:PCBM Blend Films As Studied by High-Frequency EPR Spectroscopy
20:00- Conference Banquet