1st European Nanomanipulation Workshop

The workshop will be held at the Hotel Baía in Cascais, Portugal, in the framework of the EUROCORE-FANAS research program. This meeting will be organized under the same spirit of the ESF-NANOTRIBO workshops (2002 Portovenere, 2003 Antalya, 2004 Sesimbra, 2005 Porquerolles, 2006 Antalya, 2007 Sardinia). FANAS project partners can present recent results and invited speakers will bring new contributions. Other participants can apply for financial support. The scientific committee wiil be responsible for the acceptance of contributed talks.

Book publication by the Beilstein Institute

A book based on the contributions to the workshop will be published by the Beilstein Institute from Frankfurt, Germany. The book with the title "Manipulation of Nanoparticles by Scanning Probe Microscopy" will have each chapter peer reviewed. The chapters will also appear in the form of regular articles in the new journal "Beilstein Journal of Nanotechnology" (, to be published by the same company.