Due to the spread of COVID-19, the meeting will be cancelled.

Any payed registration fees will be returned. For details please contact Wolfgang Fritzsche.

Meeting Focus

DNA represents a promising source for the realization of new and unique functional units and materials with novel properties, which will be the main theme for this meeting. Especially the emergence of novel DNA superstructures and their potential for new functionalities with unprecedented lateral as well as molecular resolution will be discussed, as well as approaches for integration and upscaling.


The meeting will start Thursday May 7 night (come together, downtown), and will end Saturday May 9 at around noon. Speakers will include U. Keyser (Cambridge), J. Kjems (Aarhus), F. Löffler (Potsdam), D. Porath (Jerusalem), D. Smith (Leipzig), J. Toppari (Jyväskylä), I. Willner (Jerusalem), J. Vesenka (UNE), A. Woolley (Brigham Young), H. Yan (ASU).
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Scientific Committee

David Smith (Leipzig)
Jussi Toppari (Jyväskylä)
Adam Woolley (Brigham Young)
Itamar Willner (Jerusalem)

Abstract Submission/ Registration

Please submit a 1-page abstract until March 1 according to the template provided.
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The conference will take place at
Leibniz Institute of Photonic Technology
Albert-Einstein-Str. 9
07745 Jena

Travel Information

Jena is situated in the centre of Germany and its infrastructure is very well connected in all points of the compass. Whether you are travelling by plane, train or car, there are many comfortable ways to travel short distances.

How to participate?

Do you want to attend at our conference and present your work? Please use the following forms to register and submit your abstract.