Mechanics of Smart Materials: Origins of Property Coefficients from in situ X-ray and Neutron Scattering

Jacob L. Jones, Ph.D.

Materials Science and Engineering, University of Florida


Size-induced Shifts in the Thermodynamics of Nanophase Oxides and Implications for Materials Science, Geochemistry and Environmental Science

Alexandra Navrotsky, Ph.D.

Peter A. Rock Thermochemistry Laboratory and NEAT ORU, UC Davis

High-performance micromagnetics for nanostructured materials and devices

Vitaliy Lomakin, Ph.D.

Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, U.C. San Diego

Synthesis, Self-Assembly, and Transformations of Metal and Magnetic Nanoparticles

Joseph B. Tracy, Ph.D.

Department of Materials Science and Engineering, North Carolina State University


Location: EBU II 479

Low Reynolds Number Swimmer Utilizing Surface Traveling Waves: Analytical and Experimental Study

Shimon Haber, Faculty of Mechanical Engineering, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology

Location: Jacobs Hall (EBU I)  room 4309

Nanorobots and biological applications of smart tubes

Samuel Sanchez, Ph.D.

Group Leader at the Institute for Integrative Nanosciences, IFW Dresden, Germany

Location: Fung Auditorium

Thresholdless Nanoscale Lasers

Mercedeh Khajavikhan, Ph.D.

Staff Researcher, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, U. C. San Diego

Turn ON Tumor Contrast by Amplifying Microenvironment Signals

Jinming Gao, Ph.D.

Department of Pharmacology, Simmons Comprehensive Cancer Center

University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas  

Location: Fung Auditorium

Towards Personalized medicine: Microcavity Surface Plasmon Biosensors for Single-Cell Secretion Analysis

Dragos Amarie, Ph.D.

Postdoctoral Research Associate, Biocomplexity Institute and Physics Department, Indiana University

Location: Fung Auditorium

Rapid Identification of Optimal Combinatorial Medicine via Feedback System Control (FSC)

Chih-Ming Ho, Ph.D.

Ben Rich-Lockheed Martin Chair Professor