• SCHEDULE OF EVENTS •
DAY 1. Wednesday, January 20, 2021
GILEAD KEYNOTE ADDRESS | 9:00 - 10:00 AM
Shaughnessy Naughton of 314Action will be giving the keynote address.
ORAL PRESENTATION I | 10:00 - 11:40 AM
10:00 – 10:15 AM Colleen Lawlor, High-throughput screening of co-adsorbates to promote area-selective ALD
10:15 – 10:30 AM Tiffany Tang, Development of an Electroactive Platform for Detection of Virus Fusion to Host Membranes
10:35 – 10:50 AM Kent (Jingxu) Zheng, Regulating Electrochemical Growth of Metals at Rechargeable Battery
10:50 – 11:05 AM Ankita Mukhtyar, Understanding the disorder to order transitions in block copolymers: How do complex phases nucleate?
11:05 – 11:20 AM Paxton Thedford , Quantum Metamaterials from Soft Matter: Mesostructured Metal Superconductors via Block Copolymer Nanocomposites
INDUSTRY REPRESENTATIVE PANEL | 11:40 AM - 12:40 PM
Students and postdoctoral associates have the opportunities to ask questions to industry representatives about their careers and companies.
DAY 2. Thursday, January 21, 2021
poster PRESENTATION | 9:00 - 9:55 AM
Select Masters and PhD students present posters on their research.
ORAL PRESENTATION II | 9:55 AM- 12:05 PM
9:55 – 10:10 AM Abhishek Kumar Sharma, Nucleus-size pinning to determine nucleation free energy barriers and nucleus geometry
10:10 – 10:25 AM Sanjuna Stalin, Designing Electrode Electrolyte Interphases for Stable Lithium Metal Batteries
10:30 – 10:45 AM
10:45 – 11:00 AM Piyush Jain, Resolving local, transpiration-induced gradients in water stress to elucidate hydraulic properties of mesophyll tissue in leaves
11:00 – 11:15 AM Prayag Biswal, On the nucleation and early-stage growth of Li electrodeposits
11:15 – 11:30 AM Andy Sanchez , A Serological Alternative: An ACWOP-Based Point-of-Care Sensor for Infectious Diseases with Potential Application in Lyme Disease Detection
11:30 – 11:45 AM Christopher Klaassen, Tailoring Carbon Cathode Fabrication and Structure for Stable, High-Rate Lithium Air Batteries
11:50 AM- 12:05 PM Best Paper Award, TBD
AWARD CEREMONY & CLOSING REMARKS | 12:05 - 12:20 PM
Presentation of symposium awards, including: Exponent Best Poster, SABIC Best Oral Presentation, Corning Best Paper of the Year, and Science as Art.