University of Wisconsin–Madison

2014 Annual Meeting

UWAMIC Annual Meeting Agenda

Friday, September 26, 2014

Engineering Centers Building – Tong Auditorium and Lobby

Note: Wireless access is available

Industrial Advisory Board Dinner (closed), 6:15 pm, Thursday, September 25, 2014 at Steenbock’s on Orchard

7:30 AM Registration/Continental Breakfast Lobby
8:00 AM Tribute to Jon McCarthy Nick Abbott
8:05 AM Centers Update Nick Abbott
8:25 AM Consortium Status & Facilities Update Erin Gill and Felix Lu
8: 45 AM Carbon Nanotube Photovoltaics: Energy Capture and Flow Studied with 2D White-Light Spectroscopy Martin Zanni
9:15 AM Break Lobby
9:30 AM Speed Networking Event Ben Taylor
10:00 AM Communicating Nanotechnology in New Media Environments Dominique Brossard
10:30 AM Materials Network Update Dane Morgan
10:45 AM ICG Izabela Szlufarska
11:00 AM Research Highlights Students
12:00 PM Poster Session and Lunch Lobby
1:30 PM New Approaches to Next Generation Ion Transport Membranes Mahesh Mahanthappa
Member Showcase Session

 

 

2:00 PM Liquid Crystal Sensors for Dosimetry and Rapid Sensing of Toxic Gases Tim Burland, Platypus Technologies LLC
2:30 PM Next-generation Electrolytes for Lithium-ion Batteries Robert Hamers, Silatronix
3:00 PM Bubbler: A Novel Energy Harvesting Device based on Reverse Electrowetting Tom Krupenkin, InStep NanoPower
3:30 PM Break Lobby
 Facilities Open House: FIB and Atom Probe
3:45 PM Atom Probe Tomography Reaches the Mainstream Tom Kelly, Cameca Instruments
4:00 PM FIB Sample Preparation for APT David Olson, Cameca Instruments
4:15 PM Instrument demos/tours/reception Materials Science Center