Clay minerals and selected non-raw materials in material science, industrial applications and environmental technology

Venue: Institute of Earth Science SAS, Banská Bystrica

Date: 27. – 28. May 2019

Deadline for abstracts submission: 21st May 2019


Accommodation: Penzion Kuria, about 20 minutes by walk from conference venue

Book of abstracts (download)



Monday, 27.5.

13.00 – 13.50

Lunch (Pension Kúria, Banská Bystrica)

14:25 -

Opening (The Earth Science Institute SAS)

14:30 – 15:10

When did the glacier melt in the Tatra Mountains?

R. Pipík et al.


15:10 – 15:30

Molecular aggregation of xanthene dye in colloidal dispersions of layered silicate: effect of ionic strength

T. Baranyaiová et al.


15:30 – 15:50

Modern methods of IR spectroscopy and their utilization for conformation study of alkylammonium cations intercalated in montmorillonites

M. Slaný et al.

15:50 - 16:10

Coffee break

16:10 - 16:20

Halloysite nanocarriers for efficient delivery of irinotecan: based on experimental data and molecular simulations

E. Gianni et al.


16:20 – 16:40

A Density Functional Theory study of atrazine-montmorillonite intercalates

D. Moreno Rodríguez et al.


16:40 – 17:00

Structural and spectroscopic characterization of beidellite intercalated with choline and acetylcholine

P. Škorňa, E. Scholtzová, Ľ. Jankovič, D. Tunega


17:00 – 17:20

Spectral properties of hybrid sytems based on organomodified clay minerals and Rhodamine 6G laser dye

M. Barlog et al.


17:20 – 18:00

Poster session

18:00 –

Refresment with wine tasting


Tuesday, 28.5.

07:30 – 08:20

Breakfast (Pension Kúria)

09:00 – 09:20

What do we know about the mechanism of dye molecular aggregation in colloids of inorganic nanoparticles?

J. Bujdák, T. Baranyaiová

9:20 -  9:40

FRET and Poisson distance distribution model as the tools for the characterization of the dye surface concentration on the smectite particles

S. Belušáková et al.

9:40 -10:15

Discussion to the projects with refresment

10:15 – 12:00

Visiting of the Earth Science Institute SAS (laboratories and equipment)

13:00 – 14:00

Lunch (Pension Kúria)