Technology Committee

Technical Program Co-Chairs

Matthew Laudon, TechConnect
Bart Romanowicz, NSTI
Fiona Case, NSTI

Advisory Committee

Kitu Bindra, Merchant & Gould
Lynn Foster, BPT Pharma
Patti Glaza, Arsenal Venture Partners
Neil Hughes, National Grid
Sha-Chelle Manning, Pioneer Natural Resources
Brent Segal, Lockheed Martin
Clayton Teague, Former Director, NNCO

Symposia Chairs

Fabrication, Characterization & Tools

Sustainable Manufacturing - NNI Signature Initiative

Paul Kladitis, National Reconnaissance Office, USA
Michael Meador, NASA Glenn Research, USA
James Alexander Liddle, NIST, USA
World Nieh, USFS, USA

Nanoscale Materials Characterization

Greg Haugstad, University of Minnesota, USA
Pierre Panine, Xenocs SA, FR
Dalia Yablon, Exxon, USA

Modeling & Simulation at the Nanoscale

Michael Makowski, PPG Industries R&D, USA

NanoFab: Manufacturing & Instrumentation

Jason Haaheim, NanoInk Inc, USA
Guy A. DeRose, California Institute of Technology, USA
Aaron Stein, Brookhaven National Laboratory, USA

Nanotechnology Knowledge Infrastructure - NNI Signature Initiative

Daryl Hess, NSF, USA
Mark Hoover, NIOSH, USA
Carols Gonzalez, NIST, USA
James Luo, NIBIB, USA

Advanced Materials

Carbon Nano Structures and Devices

Wolfgang S. Bacsa, University of Toulouse, FR

Graphene

Bor Jang, Angstron Materials, Inc., USA
Ron Beech, Angstron Materials, Inc., USA
Lance Criscuolo, Zyvex Technologies, USA

Nanoparticle Synthesis and Application

Sotiris E. Pratsinis, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, CH
Larry Mann, Global Advanced Metals, USA

Composite Materials

Thomas E. Twardowski, Twardowski Scientific, USA
Tinh Nguyen, National Institute of Standards and Technology, USA

Nanofluids

Thomas J. McKrell, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

Nanostructured Materials and Devices

Fiona Case, NSTI, USA
Debra Kaiser, NIST, USA

Nanostructured Coatings Surfaces and Films

Kock-Yee Law, Xerox, USA

Polymer Nanotechnology

YuanQiao Rao, Dow Chemical Company, USA
Fiona Case, NSTI, USA

Soft Nanotech and Colloids

Patrick Spicer, University of New South Wales, AU
Todd Squires, University of California Santa Barbara, USA
Krassimir Velikov, Unilever R&D, NT

Nanomaterials for Clean and Sustainable Technology

Matthew Laudon, NSTI, USA
Fiona Case, NSTI, USA

Medical & Biotech

Bio Nano Materials

Caterina Lo Presti, Merck Serono, IT

Nano Medical Sciences

Lajos P. Balogh, Nanomedicine (Elsevier), USA

Materials for Drug & Gene Delivery

Steven Zullo, NIBIB/NIH, USA

Biosensing, Diagnostics & Imaging

Srinivas Iyer, Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA

Nanotechnology for Sensors and Sensors for Nanotechnology: Improving and Protecting Health, Safety, and the Environment - NNI Signature Initiative Symposium

Dorothy Farrell, NCI Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer, USA
Mark Hoover, NIOSH, USA
Hongda Chen, USDA NIFA, USA

Cancer Nanotechnology

Mansoor M. Amiji, Northeastern University, USA
Anil Patri, NIH, USA

Electronics & MIcrosystems

Nano Electronics Devices and Nano Electronics for 2020 and Beyond - NNI Signature Initiative Symposium

Luigi Colombo, Texas Instruments, USA
Robert Doering, Texas Instruments, USA
Leonard Frank Register, University of Texas at Austin, USA
Gernot Pomrenke, U.S. Air Force, USA
Curt Richter, NIST, USA
Charles Ying, NSF, USA

Nano Electronics Devices

Luigi Colombo, Texas Instruments, USA
Robert Doering, Texas Instruments, USA
Leonard Frank Register, University of Texas at Austin, USA
Gernot Pomrenke, U.S. Air Force, USA
Curt Richter, NIST, USA
Charles Ying, NSF, USA

Organic & Flexible Electronics

Anupama Kaul, NSF, USA
Bin Hu, University of Tennessee, USA

Photonic Materials & Devices

Loucas Tsakalakos, GE Global Research, USA

Green Electronics

Douglas Keszler, Oregon State University, USA

Micro & Nano Fluidics

Edward Furlani, University at Buffalo SUNY, USA
Kwang Oh, University at Buffalo SUNY, USA
Alison Marsden, University of California, San Diego, USA

Inkjet Design Materials and Fabrication

Chris Menzel, Dimatix, Inc., USA
 

Energy & Environment

Environmental Health & Safety

Charles Geraci, Jr., NIOSH, USA
Sally Tinkle, Science and Technology Policy Institute, USA
Tinh Nguyen, National Institute of Standards and Technolog, USA

Nanotechnology for Solar Energy Collection and Conversion - NNI Signature Initiative Symposium

George Maracas, NSF, USA
Lenny Tinker, U.S. Department of Energy, USA
Kris Bertness, NIST, USA

Solar Power Technologies & Materials

George Maracas, NSF, USA
Kris Bertness, NIST, USA

Energy Storage & Novel Generation

Imre Gyuk, U.S. Department of Energy, USA

Nanotech & Cleantech for Oil & Gas

William Capdevielle, Hess Corp., USA

NanoNuclear Materials, Fuels & Applications

Brent Segal, Lockheed Martin, USA
Thomas McKrell, MIT, USA
Steven Winston, Steven Winston & Assoc., USA
Lin-wen Hu, MIT, USA

Bio Sources for Materials & Fuels

Jakob Bredsguard, Biosynthetic Technologies, USA
Chris Tindal, U.S. Navy, USA

Green Chemistry & Materials

Douglas Keszler, Oregon State University, USA
Sarah Ruthven, RSC Publishing, UK

Smart Grid

Lorie Wigle, Intel Corp., USA
Thierry Godart, Siemens, USA
William Lawrence, Lockheed Martin, USA

Water Technologies

Armin Volkel, Palo Alto Research Center, USA

Carbon Capture

Robert Quinn, Air Products and Chemicals, USA
Elizabeth Burton, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA

Efficiency, Green Building & Construction

George Elvin, Green Technology Forum, USA


Program Review Committee

Mansoor Amiji, Northeastern University, USA
Mohamed Ansari, Universiti Tenaga Nasional Kajang, Malaysia
Sivaram Arepalli, Sungkyunkwan University, KR
Wolfgang S. Bacsa, University of Toulouse, FR
Lajos Balogh, Nanomedicine (Editor), USA
Stephen Bart, Analog Devices, Inc., USA
Ron Beech, Angstron Materials, USA
Kris Bertness, NIST, USA
Gregory R. Bogart, Sandia National Laboratories, USA
Elizabeth Burton, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA
Ahmed Busnaina, Northeastern University, USA
Willard Capdevielle, Hess Corp., USA
Fiona Case, Case Scientific, USA
Carlo Cavallotti, Politecnico di Milano, IT
Mansun Chan, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, CN
Hongda Chen, USDA NIFA, USA
Charles Kin P. Cheung, NIST, USA
Bum-Kyoo Choi, Sogang University, KR
Luigi Colombo, Texas Instruments, USA
Schuyler Corry, Life Technologies, USA
Lance Criscuolo, Zyvex Technologies, USA
Zheng Cui, Suzhou Institute of Nanotech, Chinese Academy of Sciences, CN
Nicolaas de Rooij, University of Neuchâtel, CH
Guy De Rose, California Institute of Technology, USA
Robert Doering, Texas Instruments, USA
Rebekah Drezek, Rice University, USA
Meenakshi Dutt, University of Pittsburgh, USA
George Elvin, Green Technology Forum, USA
Dorothy Farrell, NCI Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer, USA
Lisa Friedersdorf, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office, USA
Edward Furlani, University at Buffalo SUNY, USA
Charles Geraci, Jr., NIOSH, USA
Gerhard Goldbeck-Wood, Consultant, UK
Carlos Gonzalez, NIST, USA
Nadia Grossiord, Holst Center, NT
Zhixiong Guo, Rutgers University, USA
Imre Gyuk, U.S. Department of Energy, USA
Jason Haaheim, NanoInk, USA
Greg Haugstad, University of Minnesota, USA
Huixin He, Rutgers University, USA
Daryl Hess, NSF, USA
Andreas Hieke, Stanford University, USA
Mark Hoover, NIOSH, USA
Zhaohua Huang, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Srinivas Iyer, Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA
Mark Jack, Florida A&M University, USA
Bor Jang, Wright State University, USA
Anupama Kaul, Jet Propulsion Lab, USA
Doug Keszler, Oregona State University, USA
Paul Kladitis, National Reconnaissance Office, USA
Warren Y.C. Lai, Rutgers University, USA
Jaslyn B.K. Law, Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, SG
Kock-Yee Law, Research and Innovative Solutions, USA
William Lawrence, Lockheed Martin, USA
Francois Leonard, Sandia National Laboratories, USA
James Alexander Liddle, NIST, USA
Caterina Lo Presti, Merck Serono, IT
Jennifer Lu, University of California, Merced, USA
James Luo, NIBIB, USA
Katrin Mackenzie, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, DE
Larry Mann, Cabot Corporation, USA
George Maracas, NSF, USA
Allison Marsden, University of California, San Diego, USA
Page McAndrew, Arkema Inc., USA
Fiona McKenzie, Royal Society of Chemistry, UK
Thomas McKrell, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Joey Mead, University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA
Michael Meador, NASA Glenn Research, USA
Chris Menzel, Dimatix, Inc.
Meyya Meyyappan, NASA Ames Research, USA
Andrzej Napieralski, Technical University of Lodz, PL
Tinh Nguyen, NIST, USA
World Nieh, USFS, USA
Patricia Nieva, University of Waterloo, CA
Satish Nune, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, USA
Kwang Oh, University at Buffalo SUNY, USA
Pierre Panine, Xenocs SA, FR
Hyung Gyu Park, ETH Zurich, CH
Anil Patri, NIH, USA
Elijah Petersen, NIST, USA
Joachim Piprek, NUSOD Institute, USA
Sotiris Pratsinis, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, CH
Serge Prudhomme, University of Texas at Austin, USA
Robert Quinn, Air Products and Chemicals, USA
YuanQiao Rao, The Dow Chemical Company, USA
Mark Reed, Yale University, USA
Erik Reimhult, Universität für Bodenkultur Wien, AT
Bart Romanowicz, TechConnect, USA
Robert Rudd, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, USA
Richard Sadus, Swinburne University of Technology, AU
Tuhin Sahai, Cornell University, USA
Brent Segal, Lockheed Martin, USA
Siegfried Selberherr, Technical University of Vienna, AT
Neeraj Sharma, 3M, USA
Vivek Sharma, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Patrick Spicer, University of New South Wales, AU
Todd Squires, University of California, Santa Barbara, USA
Aaron Stein, Brookhaven National Laboratory, USA
Donald C. Sundberg, University of New Hampshire, USA
Clayton Teague, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office (retired), USA
Sally Tinkle, Science and Technology Policy Institute, USA
Loucas Tsakalakos, GE Global Research, USA
Thomas E. Twardowski, Twardowski Scientific, USA
Dragica Vasilesca, Arizona State University, USA
Krassimir Velikov, Unilever R&D, NL
Paul Vogt, Momentive Performance Materials, USA
Armin Volkel, Palo Alto Research Center, USA
Josef Watts, IBM, USA
Wen Zhang, University of Southern California, USA
Lorie Wigle, Intel Corp. USA
William (Cy) Wilson, NASA Langley Research, USA
Steven Winston, Steven Winston & Assoc., USA
Wen Zhang, University of Southern California, USA

Xing Zhou, Nanyang Technological University, SG
Zeqin Zhu, Freescale Semiconductor, USA
Steve Zullo, NIH/NIBIB, USA

Conference Operations Manager

Sarah Wenning, NSTI & TechConnect Group, USA