Nebraska MRSEC Symposium

March 22, 2017 - 136 Jorgensen Hall

  Chair of the Symposium: Shireen Adenwalla
8:30 a.m. Welcome, Shireen Adenwalla
8:35 a.m Amanda Petford-Long (Argonne National Lab)
"Exploring magnetic nanostructures - how electron microscopy can help"
9:20 a.m. An Chen (Director of the Nanoelectronics Research Initiative - NRI)
"Nanoelectronics Research Beyond-CMOS: What's Next?"
10:05 a.m. Coffee Break
10:30 a.m. Geoffrey Beach (MIT)
"Room temperature magnetic skyrmions in engineered heterostructures"
11:15 a.m. Sergei Kalinin (ORNL - Director, Institute for Functional Imaging of Materials)
"Ferroionic states: coupling between surface electrochemical and bulk ferroelectric functionalities on the nanoscale"
12:00 p.m. Lunch (Jorgensen Hall first floor hallway)
1:00 p.m. Bradley Siwick (McGill University)
"Structure and Dynamics with Ultrafast Electron Microscopes
… or how to make atomic-level movies of molecules and materials"
1:45 p.m. Sidy Ndao (UNL - Mechanical and Materials Engineering)
"Near-Field Thermal Radiation for Solar Thermophotovoltaics and High Temperature Thermal Logic and Memory Applications"
2:30 p.m. Coffee Break
3:00 p.m.

Careers in Science Workshop - for students and postdocs

- Carmen Sidbury,  President and CEO at The Sidbury Group
"Got STEM PhD? -Transferable Skills to Help You Win in the Job Hunt"
- David Conrad, Streck Inc. 
"Design and Differentiate Your Life's Work"

4:30 p.m. Symposium Conclusion


symposium 2016
"Devices for Future Nanotechnologies"
Ravi Pillarisetty, Intel
MRSEC Industry Workshop 2016