Kobe International Conference Center, Kobe, Japan December 14-16, 2016
High quality papers from ICNME 2016 has been published in Nanoscale Research Letters (NRL).

The publication date of proceedings papers of ICNME2016, which will appear in Journal of Physics: Conference Series (JPCS), will be announced soon.

Deadline of Proceedings has been extended.
New deadline is 15 February 2017.

Group photo (ICNME2016)

Awardees of ICNME2016
were announced on 16 December 2016.

Oral Presentation Award for Young Scientist
Visualizing charge distribution in pentacene ferroelectric field-effect transistor by charge modulated reflectance topography
Takako Otsuka, Dai Taguchi, Takaaki Manaka, and Mitsumasa Iwamoto
Tokyo Institute of Technology

Best Poster Award
Photochemical Tethering of Organic/Inorganic Interface Using Thiolene Chemistry
Paul B. A. Advincula1, Rigoberto C. Advincula1, Takaki Saito2, and Hiroaki Usui2
1. Case Western Reserve University
2. Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology

High Q-factor Ring Resonator Realized in Silicon Nitride and Oxynitride Waveguides Technology
Xiaoyang Cheng and Shiyoshi Yokoyama
Kyushu University

Organic thin film transistors based on solution processed films of benzodithiophene-dimers modified with hexyl groups
Takeshi Hirota1, Hitoshi Toake1, Hideji Osuga2, Kazuyuki Uno1, and Ichiro Tanaka1
1. Department of Applied Physics, Wakayama University
2. Department of Chemistry, Wakayama University

Orientation Characteristics in Ribbon Shaped Floating Thin-Films of Conjugated Polymers Prepared by Dynamic FTM
Atul Shankar Mani Tripathi1, Manish Pandey1, Shyam. S. Pandey1, Shuzi Hayase1, Wataru Takashima1, and Shuichi Nagamastu2
1. Graduate School of Life Sciences and System Engineering, Kyushu Institute of Technology
2. Department of Computer Science and Electronics, Kyushu Institute of Technology

Fabrication of carbon nanotube polymer actuator using nanofiber sheet
Hayato Kato, Akikazu Shimizu, Taiga Sato, and Masahito Kushida
Chiba University

25 November 2016
Latest conference program and timetable are updated on Schedule page.

Late News
Deadlines of Registration for Late News is
30 November 2016

Deadlines of Abstract Submission for Late News is
25 November 2016
Poster presentation is accepted. Entry to best poster award is not possible.

The papers from ICNME 2016 will be published in one of the Journal of Physics: Conference Series (IOP) or Nanoscale Research Letters (Springer) depending on the choice of authors after standard peer-review process. For the details please see in the Proceeding section.

Papers in the previous conference (ICNME2014) will be published on March 2016 in Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology (JNN).
The Organizing Committee cordially invites you to participate in 12th International Conference on Nano-Molecular Electronics (ICNME2016), which will be held in Kobe International Conference Center (Japan) on 14-16 December 2016.
Scope and Topics
The conference will bring together scientists and engineers from industry and academia around the world to discuss cutting edge issues and the most recent developments in the areas of organic materials electronics and related research fields which covers organic materials, device physics, soft material physics, novel characterization methodologies, fabrication technology, bio-materials for electronics, etc. The main focus of this conference will be recent advances and futuristic prospects of Nano-molecular Electronics.

The main topic of Conference are
- Fundamentals of organic and molecular devices: Characterization and device physics
- Energy harvesting materials and devices
- Molecular photonics and nanophotonics
- Organic semiconductor devices and applications
- Soft material physics and applications in electronics
- Bioelectronics and nanointerface fabrication
Sponsored by
National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT)
Supported by
Tsutomu Nakauchi Foundation
Kobe's Convention Service Package MEET IN KOBE 21st Century
The Kajima Foundation
The Murata Science Foundation
Tateisi Science and Technology Foundation
Division of Molecular Electronics & Bioelectronics (M&BE), Japan Society of Applied Physics (JSAP)
In cooperation with
  • Division of Molecular Electronics and Bioelectronics, The Japan Society of Applied Physics (M&BE, JSPS)
  • The Society of Organic Nano-Interface Controlled Electronic Devices, The Japan Society of Applied Physics, (NICE, JSPS)
  • The Institute of Electronics, Information and Communication Engineers (IEICE), Organic Molecular Electronics (OME)
  • The Institute of Electrical Engineers of Japan, Technical Committee on Dielectric and Electrical Insulation, IEEJ (DEI)
  • The Society of Polymer Science, Japan (SPSJ)
  • The Japanese Liquid Crystal Society (JLCS)
Committee Members
M. Iwamoto (Tokyo. Inst. Technol., Japan)

International Advisory Board:
T.-K. Lee (Seoul National Univ., Korea)
S. Nespurek (Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Czech Republic)
Z.-C. Ou-Yang (The Chinese Academy of Sciences, China)
Y. W. Park (Seoul National Univ., Korea)

M. Onoda (University of Hyogo, Japan)
A. Otomo (NICT, Japan)
T. Kubota (NICT, Japan)
K. Kudo (Chiba Univ., Japan)
H. Suzuki (Hiroshima Univ., Japan)
S. Tanaka (NICT, Japan)
T. Terui (NICT, Japan)
H. Naito (Osaka Pref. Univ., Japan)
S. Hayase (Kyushu Inst. Technol., Japan)
N. Matsuda (AIST, Japan)
T. Yamada (NICT, Japan)
S. Yokoyama (Kyushu Univ.)
K. Usami (Osaka Sangyo Univ., Japan)
T. Kobayashi (Osaka Pref. Univ., Japan)
M. Sakai (Chiba Univ., Japan)
T. Manaka (Tokyo. Inst. Technol., Japan)
T. Nagase (Osaka Pref. Univ., Japan)
S. S. Pandey (Kyushu Inst. Technol., Japan)
K. Marumoto (Tsukuba Univ., Japan)
T. Fukuda (Saitama Univ., Japan)
T. Kaji (NICT)