Nano Industrial Impact Workshop

Sunday, May 22, 2016, 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Gaylord National Hotel and Convention Center
Washington, DC, U.S.A.


Industrial Impact Workshops are designed to educate participants in both state-of-art technologies and industry interests. Through a One-Day Intensive Program, all courses are presented by leading experts in their respective fields, including industrial guest speakers where applicable.

Short Courses

Few layer two dimensional materials, Graphene & Nanowires Fundamentals, Advances & Manufacturing

Meyya Meyyappan, NASA Ames Research Center
Wolfgang S. Bacsa, University of Toulouse, France
Patrick O'Connor, Applied NanoStructured Solutions, LLC (A Lockheed Martin Company)

Nanomedicine Medical Diagnostics and Treatment

Srinivas Iyer, Los Alamos National Laboratory
Mansoor Amiji, Northeastern University, Boston

Structured Materials Industrial Applications

Fiona Case,Nano Science and Technology Institute
Eugene Pashkovski, The Lubrizol Corporation

Nanocomposites Processing & Applications

Thomas Twardowski, Integra Life Sciences Corporation
Page McAndrew, Senior Research Scientist Arkema Inc.

Nanomaterials for Energy Production, Properties and Applications

Sivaram Arepalli, National Institute of Aerospace

Structured Surfaces and Coatings Characterization, Industrial Applications & Challenges

Kock Yee Law, Research and Innovative Solutions

Materials Characterization for the Biomedical and Pharmaceutical Industry

Dalia Yablon, SurfaceChar LLC
Greg Haugstad, University of Minnesota

Technology Commercialization

Jonathan Jensen, Boston University
Michael Pratt, Boston University

Who Should Attend

These introductory- to intermediate- level courses are suitable for: Managers, Practicing Engineers in R&D, Industrial Scientists on a decision-making level, Executives seeking strategic planning insight, Policy Makers with some technical background, and Academic Researchers developing a strong nano program.