2017 OSU Materials Week – Conference Schedule

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2017 OSU MATERIALS WEEK CONFERENCE SCHEDULE

We will continually update this page as additional speakers are confirmed. Schedule is subject to change. A printable PDF version of this schedule will be available in March.

 

TUESDAY, MAY 9, 2017

1:30 – 2:00 PM         Welcome and Introductions

2:00 – 3:00 PM         IMR Keynote Address: Solar Electricity: Advancements and Opportunities with Innovative Emerging Technologies, Ayodhya N. Tiwari, Flisom Company, Empa-Swiss Federal Laboratories for Material Science and Technology, and ETH (Swiss Federal Institute of Technology) Zürich

3:00 – 4:00 PM         Welcome Reception (Blackwell Patio)

4:00 – 5:00 PM         Finals for Three Minute Thesis (3MT®) competition (Blackwell Ballroom)

 

WEDNESDAY, MAY 10, 2017

 8:30 AM         Registration opens

8:45 – 9:00 AM         Welcome and introductions

 

9:00 – 11:45 AM       Cross-Cutting Session 1: Materials and Manufacturing for Sustainability

Featuring presentations and a manufacturing plan discussion with new faculty hires through the Materials and Manufacturing for Sustainability Discovery Theme focus area at The Ohio State University

 

11:45 AM– 1:00 PM Lunch break

1:00 – 4:45 PM         Focus Sessions 1 and 2

 

Focus Session 1: Materials Innovation

  • Brian Korgel, University of Texas at Austin
  • Katrina Cornish, The Ohio State University
  • Others TBN

Commercialization Panel Discussion

  • Steve Risser, Battelle Memorial Institute William Benson, Worthington Industries
  • Rob Ellis, Lake Shore Cryotronics
  • Arfaan Rampersaud, Columbus Nanoworks, Inc.
  • Katrina Cornish, The Ohio State University

 

 

Focus Session 2: Materials & Nanostructures for Magnetic Skyrmions

  • Geoffrey Beach, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Alex Hoffmann, Argonne National Laboratory
  • Mohit Randeria, The Ohio State University
  • Fengyuan Yang, The Ohio State University
  • Adam Ahmed, The Ohio State University

 

5:00 – 7:00 PM         Poster Session and Evening Reception (Blackwell Ballroom and Patio)

 

THURSDAY, MAY 11, 2017

8:30 AM         Registration opens

8:45 – 9:00 AM         Welcome and introductions

 

9:00 – 11:45 AM       Cross-Cutting Session 2: Materials and Manufacturing for Sustainability

Featuring presentations and a manufacturing plan discussion with new faculty hires through the Materials and Manufacturing for Sustainability Discovery Theme focus area at The Ohio State University

 

11:00 AM– 1:00 PM Lunch break

1:00 – 4:45 PM         Focus Sessions 3 and 4

 

Focus Session 3: Integrated Design of Materials

  • Greg Fiete, University of Texas at Austin
  • Peter Armitage, Johns Hopkins University
  • Peter Abbamonte, University of Illinois at Urbana–Champaign
  • Nandini Trivedi, The Ohio State University
  • Joseph Heremans, The Ohio State University

 

Focus Session 4: Innovations in Advanced Microscopy

  • Andre Mkhoyan, University of Minnesota
  • Taylor Woehl, University of Maryland
  • Antonio Ramirez, The Ohio State University
  • Tyler Grassman, The Ohio State University
  • Joerg Jinschek, The Ohio State University
  • Jinwoo Hwang, The Ohio State University

 

5:00 – 7:00 PM         Poster Session and Evening Reception (Blackwell Ballroom and Patio)

 

FRIDAY, MAY 12, 2017

8:30 AM         Registration opens

8:45 – 9:00 AM         Welcome and introductions

9:00 – 11:45 AM       Focus Sessions 5 and 6

 

Focus Session 5: Nanoengineered Materials for Medical Applications

  • Hsueh-Chia Chang, University of Notre Dame
  • Sarah Heilshorn, Stanford University
  • Jed Johnson, Nanofiber Solutions, Inc.
  • Chandan Sen, The Ohio State University
  • Carlos Castro, The Ohio State University
  • Jessica Winter, The Ohio State University

 

Focus Session 6: Wide Bandgap (WBG) Semiconductors

  • James Speck, University of California, Santa Barbara
  • Joel Varley, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • Leonard Brillson, The Ohio State University
  • Roberto Myers, The Ohio State University
  • Sriram Krishnamoorthy, The Ohio State University
  • Steven A. Ringel, The Ohio State University

 

 12:45 – 1:30 PM       Closing and Poster Awards with Pizza Lunch (Blackwell Ballroom and Patio)