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4th International Symposium on Sensor Science

4th International Symposium on Sensor Science (I3S 2015)

13th-15th July 2015
Pharmacenter, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
An international scientific conference sponsored by the journal Sensors under the patronage of the University of Basel.

I3S participants


The 4th edition of the International Symposium on Sensor Science (I3S2015) ran from 13th to 15th of July 2015 in Basel, Switzerland. It comprised five plenary sessions and one morning with three parallel sessions. The conference covered the most exciting aspects and the latest developments in sensor science. The conference dinner took place on the second evening of the conference.

The I3S2015 brought together 170 participants from 40 different countries.

The symposium will now be followed by the publication of the I3S 2015 Selected Papers Special Issue. Manuscripts can be submitted until 31 December 2015. Authors who attended the conference will enjoy a 20% discount on the APCs of manuscripts published in this Special Issue.

Conference Program

The full conference program is available here.


Conference Pictures

Many pictures are available on Twitter and are tagged with the hashtag: #I3S2015 and at Conference Photos.


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Executive Committee




Conference Chair, Prof. Dr. Peter Seitz

Prof. Dr. Peter Seitz
Head, Hamamatsu Photonics Innovation Center Europe,
Dornacherplatz 7, CH-4500 Solothurn, Switzerland
Adjunct Professor of Optoelectronics, EPFL, Neuchâtel,
Rue de la Maladière 71b, CH-2002 Neuchâtel 2, Switzerland
Deputy Managing Director, Innovation and Entrepreneurship Lab,
ETH Zürich, Leonhardstrasse 27, CH-8092 Zürich, Switzerland




Conference Co-Chair, Prof. Dr. Ulrich Certa

Prof. Dr. Ulrich Certa
Professor in Analytical Chemistry,
Head Molecular Toxicology, Pharmaceutical Sciences (pRED),
Roche Innovation Center Basel,
F. Hoffmann-La-Roche AG, CH-4070 Basel, Switzerland



Conference Co-Chair, Prof. Dr. Peter Hauser

Prof. Dr. Peter Hauser
Professor in Analytical Chemistry,
University of Basel, Analytical and Bioanalytical Sciences,
Department of Chemistry,
Spitalstrasse 51, CH-4004 Basel, Switzerland



Conference Co-Chair, Dr. Hans Peter Lang

Dr. Hans Peter Lang
University of Basel,
Institute of Physics,
Klingelbergstrasse 82, CH-4056 Basel, Switzerland



Conference Co-Chair, Dr. Roland Moser

Dr. Roland Moser
Chief Engineer - Service Technologies,
ALSTOM (Switzerland) Ltd.,
Brown-Boveri Strasse 7, CH-5401 Baden, Switzerland



Conference Co-Chair, Prof. Dr. Leonhard Reindl

Prof. Dr. Leonhard Reindl
Professor Dr. techn., Director of the Department of Microsystems Engineering – IMTEK,
Chair for Electrical Instrumentation,
Albert-Ludwigs-University of Freiburg,
Georges-Koehler-Allee 106, D-79110 Freiburg, Germany


Advisory Committee

Prof. Dr. Milan M. Antonijevic
Former Editor-in-Chief Sensors, Executive Chairman I3S2003, Dean Technical Faculty Bor, University of Belgrade, P.O.Box 50, 19210 Bor, Serbia

Prof. Dr. Huangxian Ju
Executive Chairman I3S2004, Changjiang Professor, Director, State Key Laboratory of Analytical Chemistry for Life Science,
Department of Chemistry, Nanjing University, Nanjing 210093, P.R.China

Prof. Dr. Michael Schöning
Former Editor-in-Chief Sensors, Executive Chairman I3S2005, Director, Institute of Nano- and Biotechnologies, Aachen University of Applied Sciences, Heinrich-Mußmann-Str. 1, 52428 Juelich, Germany

Scientific Committee

Prof. Dr. Patricia Ann Broderick
Medical Professor in Physiology, Pharmacology & Neuroscience
Physician Assistant Program, Course Director Pharmacology, Harlem Hospital
The Sophie Davis School of Biomedical Education, CCNY, CUNY
Professor in Neurology, NYU Langone Medical Ctr and Comprehensive Epilepsy Ctr NY, USA

Prof. Dr. Dermot Diamond
National Centre for Sensor Research, School of Chemical Sciences,
Dublin City University, Glasnevin, Dublin 9, Ireland

Prof. Dr. Spas Kolev
School of Chemistry, The University of Melbourne,
Victoria 3010, Australia

Dr. Stefano Mariani
Dipartimento di Ingegneria Civile e Ambientale, Politecnico di Milano,
Piazza L. da Vinci 32, 20133 Milano, Italy

Prof. Dr. Assefa M. Melesse
Department of Earth and Environment, Florida International University,
11200 SW 8th Street, Miami, FL 33199, USA 

Prof. Dr. Vladimir Mirsky
Faculty of Natural Sciences / Nanobiotechnology, Brandenburg University of Technology,
Cottbus - Senftenberg, 01968 Senftenberg, Germany

Prof. Dr. Gonzalo Pajares Martinsanz
Dpt. Software Engineering and Artificial Intelligence, Faculty of Informatics,
University Complutense of Madrid, 28040 Madrid, Spain

Prof. Dr. Vittorio M.N. Passaro
Department of Electrical and Information Engineering, Politecnico di Bari,
Via Edoardo Orabona n. 4, 70125 Bari, Italy

Prof. Dr. D. Marshall Porterfield
Purdue University, Department of Agricultural & Biological Engineering,
Department of Horticulture & Landscape Architecture, Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering,
225 South University Street, W. Lafayette, IN 47907-2093, USA

Prof. Dr. W. Rudolf Seitz
Analytical Chemistry, Department of Chemistry, University of New Hampshire
Durham, NH 03824-3598, USA

Prof. Dr. Markus Sigrist
ETH Zürich, Institute for Quantum Electronics, HPF D 19,
Schafmattstrasse 16, 8093 Zürich, Switzerland

Prof. Dr. Alex Star
Department of Chemistry, University of Pittsburgh,
Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA

Conference Secretariat

Dr. Franck Vazquez
Matthias Burkhalter
Cornelia Bauer
Dr. Shu-Kun Lin

E-mail: i3s@mdpi.com
Tel. +41 61 683 77 35

Sponsoring Opportunities

For information regarding sponsoring opportunities, please contact:
the conference secretariat
E-mail: i3s@mdpi.com
Tel. +41 61 683 77 34