At a conference with colleagues
& Awards
Sylvia Wenmackers
This list contains but a selection of my talks. The full list of oral contributions at conferences can be found in the appendix of my CV.
''Waterkansjes: kenleer van het hoogst onwaarschijnlijke''
S. Wenmackers,
Omwenteling in de Kenleer – Lente-symposium van de Nederlandse Vereniging voor Wetenschapsfilosofie (NVWF), June 15, 2012, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands.
Presentation about highly unlikely events
Presentation in Munich
Two tutorial sessions
''Hyperreals and their applications''
S. Wenmackers,
FEW 2012 – Formal Epistemology Workshop, May 29 – June 2, 2012, Munich Center for Mathematical Philosophy (MCMP), München, Germany.
''Ultralarge lotteries: Dissolving the lottery paradox using non-standard analysis''
S. Wenmackers,
Progic 2011 – Workshop on Probability & Logic, September 10 – 11, 2011, Columbia University, New York, USA.
Statue of the thinker
Andrew Lipson's work 'Relativity'
''Models and simulations in material science: two cases without error bars''
S. Wenmackers, D.E.P. Vanpoucke,
All models are wrong, March 14 – 16, 2011, University of Groningen, The Netherlands.
Debate with students:
does there exist a physics outside of physics?

''Sociophysics and opinion dynamics''
S. Wenmackers, D.E.P. Vanpoucke, I. Douven,
Debate organized by Vereniging Voor Natuurkunde (VVN), March 10, 2011, Ghent University, Belgium.
Presentation for student debate
Presentation in Brussels
''Axioms for non-Archimedean probability (NAP)''
V. Benci, L. Horsten, S. Wenmackers,
PhDs in Logic III, February 17 – 18, 2011, Palais des Acadιmies, Brussels, Belgium.
''Finite and infinite, denumerable lotteries''
S. Wenmackers,
Logic Colloquium 2010, Logic2010 – Annual European conference on logic, organized under the auspices of the Association for Symbolic Logic (ASL), July 25 – 31, 2010, Paris Diderot University, Paris, France.
Grands Moulins de Paris
London School of Economics
''Probability and Epistemology of Denumerable Lotteries Using Non-Standard Analysis''
S. Wenmackers,
Philosophy of Probability III, POPIII – Graduate Conference 2010, June 25 – 26, 2010, London School of Economics, London, UK.
Invited talk
''Functionalisation of diamond with organic linker molecules and DNA''
S. Wenmackers, V. Vermeeren, K. Roodenko, S.D. Pop, N. Esser, P. Wagner, et al.,
Congress EnFI 2008 – Engineering of functional interfaces, June 12 – 13, 2008, Fachhochschule Aachen, Jülich, Germany.
EnFI 2008 group picture
UHasselt delegation in Shanghai at Biosensors World 2008
Keynote lecture
''Optical conformation studies on DNA layers covalently bound to diamond-based sensors''
S. Wenmackers, V. Vermeeren, K. Roodenko, S.D. Silaghi, N. Esser, P. Wagner, et al.,
Congress Biosensors 2008 – 10th World Congress on Biosensors, May 14 – 16, 2008, Shanghai International Convention Centre, Shanghai, China.
Invited talk
''DNA brushes on nanocrystalline diamond: probing the surface''
S. Wenmackers, V. Vermeeren, S.D. Pop, K. Roodenko, C. Cobet, K. Hinrichs, N. Esser, M. vandeVen, M. Ameloot, K. Haenen, L. Michiels, P. Wagner,
ISAS seminar, April 7, 2008, Institute for Analytical Sciences, Berlin, Germany.
ISAS street name
Presenting at Dortmund 2007
Invited talk
''Synthetische Diamantschichten als Plattform für den elektronischen Nachweis der DNA-Hybridisierung''
S. Wenmackers, N. Bijnens, K. Haenen, P. Wagner, V. Vermeeren, M. vandeVen, M. Ameloot, L. Michiels, S. Silaghi, K. Roodenko, K. Hinrichs, N. Esser,
Congress 3. Jahrestagung des Arbeitskreis Microsysteme für Biotechnologie und Lifesciences (AK-BioMST) e.V., June 19, 2007, Technologie Zentrum Dortmund, Dortmund, Germany.
Finalist Young Scientist Award
''Microfluorimetry and UV ellipsometry on DNA-fragments immobilized on synthetic diamond films''
S. Wenmackers, V. Vermeeren, S. D. Silaghi, K. Haenen, M. vandeVen, M. Ameloot, N. Esser, L. Michiels, P. Wagner,
Congress International Scientific Meeting – Belgian Physical Society (BPS), May 30, 2007, University of Antwerp, Antwerp, Belgium.
Award session BPS 2007
Award session Diamond 2003 in Salzburg
Young Speakers Award
''Surface patterning and immobilization of DNA on CVD diamond''
S. Wenmackers, K. Haenen, L. Michiels, M. Nesládek, M. vandeVen, M. Ameloot, P. Wagner,
Congress DIAMOND 2003 – 14th European Conference on Diamond, Diamond-like Materials, Carbon Nanotubes, and Nitrides,, September 7 – 12 2003, Salzburg Convention Centre, Salzburg, Austria.