AGENDA

Frontiers in Materials Research
October 11, 2017
MIT, Kresge Theatre (W16)

 

8:00am


Registration
Kresge Lobby, MIT Bldg. W16

8:30-8:45am





Session 1:
Welcome and Overview
Professor Carl V. Thompson
Director

Materials Research Laboratory, MIT



8:45-9:15am



Materials Research: From Vision to Reality
Dr. Julia Phillips
Sandia National Laboratories


9:15-9:45am



Additive Manufacturing Across Length Scales
Associate Professor A. John Hart
Department of Mechanical Engineering, MIT

9:45-10:15am





Engineering Ceramic and Glass-Materials for Energy Storage, Sensing and Computing
Assistant Professor Jennifer Rupp

Department of Materials Science & Engineering, MIT


10:15-11:00am


Session II:

BREAK


  

11:00-11:30am



Quantum Transport and Optoelectronics with van der Waals Heterostructures
Associate Professor Pablo Jarillo-Herrero

Department of Physics, MIT

11:30-12:00pm





Harnessing High Temperature Materials for Extraction and Processing
Associate Professor Antoine Allanore

Department of Materials Science & Engineering


12:00-1:00pm



Session III: 

Lunch
Stratton Student Center, 3rd Floor

Twenty Chimneys/Mezzanine Lounge (Building W20)



1:00-1:30pm




Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials for Probing and Interrogation of Neural Function
Associate Professor Polina Anikeeva

Department of Materials Science & Engineering, MIT

1:30-2:00pm




Optical Phase Change Materials: The Altering Face of a Chameleon
Associate Professor Juejun Hu

Department of Materials Science & Engineering, MIT

2:00-2:15pm
BREAK

2:15-3:15pm














3:15-4:00pm

Panel Discussion

Professor Vladimir Bulovic
Founding Director of MIT.nano

Professor Karen Gleason
Associate Provost, MIT

Professor Caroline Ross
Associate Head, Department of Materials Science & Engineering

Professor Timothy Swager
Director of the Deshpande Center



Poster Preview: 2 minute talks by selected poster presenters
4:15-6:00pm




6:00pm

6:15pm

Poster Session and Social
La Sala de Puerto Rico, 2nd Floor
Stratton Student Center (Building W20)

Poster Awards
 Adjourn

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