Due to the extraordinary situation with the current COVID-19 pandemic. To ensure the safety of all partecipants, the School will be held in videoconference.

7 Sept 2020 (Monday) - Hours in Central European Summer Time (CEST / UCT+2)

  9:00  -  9:15   Opening

 

  9:15 - 10:15   Santi Nonell - Photochemical and Photobiological Processes in Photodynamic

                        Therapy

 

10:15 - 11:15   José Ruiz - Novel Photodynamic Iridium(III) Anticancer Agents Generating

                        Superoxide Anion Radicals
 

11:15 - 11:45   Break


11:45 - 12:45   Virginia Martínez - New BODIPY-based Photosensitizers and Different Silica-based

                        Nanocarriers for Photodynamic Therapy Applications 

 

12:45 - 14:30   Lunch Break

 

14:30 - 15:30   Young Scientist Session 1: Oral Presentations (see below)

 

15:30 - 15:45   Break

 

15:45 - 16:45   Young Scientist Session 2: Oral Presentations (see below)

 

16:45 - 17:00   Break

 

17:00 - 18:00   David Casanova - The photophysics of sulfur-bridged conjugated dimers

 

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8 Sept 2020 (Tuesday)

 

  9:00 - 10:00   Luca Prodi - Dye Doped Silica Nanoparticles as Photoactive Organized Systems for   

                        Nanomedicine

 

10:00 - 11:00   Rubén Esteban - Plasmonic Resonances for Molecular Spectroscopy

11:00 - 11:30   Break

 

11:30 - 12:30   Paolo Melchiorre - Asymmetric Catalysis in the Excited State

 

12:30 - 14:30   Lunch Break

 

14:30 - 15:30   Young Scientist Session 3: Oral Presentations (see below)

15:30 - 15:45   Break

15:45 - 16:45   Young Scientist Session 4: Oral Presentations (see below)

 

16:45 - 17:00   Break

 

17:00 - 18:00   Claudia Turro - Photoinduced Drug Delivery. Photocatalysis for Solar Energy

                        Conversion

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9 Sept 2020 (Wednesday)

  9:00 - 10:00   Gilles Gasser - Metal Complexes and Light: A Great Combination for Medicinal

                        Applications

10:00 - 11:00   Conchita Gimeno - Design of Bimetallic Complexes as Theranostic Agents

11:00 - 11:30   Break

 

11:30 - 12:30   Peter Sadler - Photoactivated Chemotherapeutic Metal Complexes with New

                        Mechanisms of Action

 

12:30 - 13:00   Prizes and Concluding remarks

 

                        Outstanding Oral and Poster Presentation sponsored by 

                        DaltonTransaction and Photochemical & Photobiological Science

 

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Young Scientist Sessions

Session 1:

Deng Zhiqin - Coumaplatin, a photocaged and nucleolus-targeted Pt(IV) anticancer prodrug to reduce drug resistance

Ana González - UVA, UVB and UVC radiations sensor based on photoelectrochromic  polyoxometalates

Fortuna Ponte - Pt(II)-BODIPY conjugates photophysical and chemical properties: computational insights

Gloria Vigueras - Highly Potent Mitochondria-targeted Luminescent Iridium(III) Antitumor Agent: in vitro and in vivo studies in C. elegans

Vicente Martí - Autonomous Molecular Machines Based on Rotaxanes for Super-Resolution Microscopy

Irene Bosque - 3-Acetoxyquinuclidine as Catalyst in EDA Complex-Mediated Reactions triggered by Visible Light

 

 

Session 2:

Cinzia Imberti - Design of photoactivatable platinum anticancer complexes for radiometals chelation

M. Carmen Gonzalez-Garcia - Building Accurate Polarity Maps through Multiparametric Fluorecence Imaging

Martina Nucci - Vision in Dim Light Conditions: Activating Rhodopsin Through Energy Transfer From Chlorophyll Derivatives

Jairo Fidalgo - Biological activity of [Ir(ppy)2(HNAIP)]Cl and [Rh(ppy)2(HNAIP)]Cl complexes. Photocatalytic activity in the oxidation of L-glutathione and some amino acids

Ignacio Rosa-Pardo - Self-sufficient Colloidal CsPbBr3 Perovskites Nanoparticles as Efficient Photocatalyst for C-C coupling reactions

 

 

Session 3:

Anna Rovira - Coumarin-based fluorophores as privileged scaffolds for the development of novel theranostic tools

Sandra Estalayo-Adrían - Can Transient Spectroscopy Help Us Understand How a Ruthenium(II) Polypyridyl Complex Can Photo-crosslink DNA?

Jaume R. Otaegui - Solid Materials with Near-Infrared-Induced Fluorescence Modulation

Ainhoa Oliden-Sanchez - Manipulating ICT in BODIPYs: towards the development of new photosensitizers

Marta Redrado - Novel theranostic agents based on Ir(III)/Au(I) luminescent complexes

Jingbai Li - Multiconfigurational Static and Dynamic Calculations Explain Tricycloocatadiene Photochemical Selectivity

 

Session 4:

 

Francisco Amaro - Self-sterilizing photoactivated catheter to prevent urinary tract infections in healthcare settings

Raphaëlle Youf - Ruthenium(II) polypyridyl complexes for antibacterial photodynamic therapy using clinical strains: a follow-up study

Sara Rojas - Facile synthesis of an Agnanocluster@MOF composite and its superior visible-photocatalytic activity in continuous flow

Ariadna Lázaro - Room-Temperature Phosphorescence and Efficient Singlet Oxygen Production by Cyclometallated Pt(II) Complexes with Aromatic Alkynyl Ligands

X. Lopez de Pariza - Novel PhotoAcidGenerators (PAGs) with tuneable acidity for high temperature Ring Opening Polymerization