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

Ahmed Busnaina, Northeastern University, USA
Michael Meador, NASA Glenn Research, USA
James Alexander Liddle, NIST, USA

Nanoscale Materials Characterization

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

Modeling, Simulation and Informatics

Michael Makowski, PPG Industries R&D, USA

NanoFab: Manufacturing & Instrumentation

Guy A. DeRose, California Institute of Technology, USA
Aaron Stein, Brookhaven National Laboratory, USA
 

Advanced Materials

Carbon Nano Structures and Devices

Wolfgang S. Bacsa, University of Toulouse, FR

Graphene

David Burton, Angstron Materials, USA
Lance Criscuolo, Zyvex Technologies, USA

Nanoparticle Synthesis and Application

Larry Mann, Shoei Electronic Materials, Inc., USA
Sotiris E. Pratsinis, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, CH

Composite Materials

Thomas E. Twardowski, Integra Life Sciences Corporation, USA

Gold Nanotechnology

Trevor Keel, World Gold Council, UK

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

Nanomaterials for Catalysis

Phillippe Serp, CNRS Institute National Polytechnique de Toulouse, FR

Polymer Nanotechnology

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

Soft Nanotech and Colloids

Patrick Spicer, University of New South Wales, AU

Nanomaterials for Clean and Sustainable Technology

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

Nanoparticle Release During the Life Cycle of Consumer Products & Nanocomposites

Li Piin Sung, NIST, USA
Elijah Petersen, NIST, USA
 

Medical & Biotech

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 - NNI Signature Initiative Symposium

Dorothy Farrell, NCI Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer, USA
Mark Hoover, NIOSH, USA
Kiki Ikossi, DTRA, USA

Cancer Nanotechnology

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

Electronics & Microsystems

Nano Electronics for 2020 and Beyond - NNI Signature Initiative Symposium

Ji Ung Lee, Albany Nanotech, USA
Curt Richter, NIST, USA
Charles Ying, NSF, USA

Organic, Flexible and Printed Electronics

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

Photonic Materials & Devices

Loucas Tsakalakos, GE Global Research, USA

Micro & Nano Fluidics

Edward Furlani, University at Buffalo SUNY, USA
Kwang Oh, University at Buffalo SUNY, USA

MEMS & NEMS Devices and Applications

William (Cy) Wilson, NASA Langley Research Center, USA

Inkjet Design Materials and Fabrication

Chris Menzel, Dimatix, Inc., USA

Workshop on Compact Modeling

Xing Zhou, Nanyang Technological University, SG
 

Energy & Environment

Sustainable Nanotechnology: Environmental Apps and EHS Implications

Charles Geraci, Jr., NIOSH, USA
Phillip Demokritou, Harvard University, USA
Barbara Karn, NSF, USA
Wendel Wohlleben, BASF Advanced Materials, DE

Solar Power Technologies & Materials

Brian Korgel, University of Texas at Austin, USA
Heath Naquin, University of Texas at Austin, USA

Energy Storage

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

Nanotech & Cleantech for Oil & Gas

Willard C. (Bill) Capdevielle, Oil Patch Engineering, PLLC, USA
Rushan Sakhibgareev, Chevron, USA

NanoNuclear Materials, Fuels & Applications

Brent Segal, Lockheed Martin, USA
Thomas McKrell, MIT, USA
Steven Winston, Steven Winston & Assoc., USA

Water Technologies

Armin Volkel, Palo Alto Research Center, USA

Carbon Capture

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

Program Review Committee

Wade Adams, Rice University, USA 
Evangelyn Alocilja, Michigan State University, USA
Jay Amarasekera, Sabic, USA 
Mansoor Amiji, Northeastern University, USA
Thomas Anchordoquy, University of Colorado, USA
Mohamed Ansari, Universiti Tenaga Nasional Kajang, Malaysia 
Sivaram Arepalli, Sungkyunkwan University, Korea
Koray Aydin, Northwestern University, USA
Wolfgang Bacsa, University of Toulouse, France 
Stephen Bart, Analog Devices, Inc., USA 
S Rahima Benhabbour, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA 
Jean Berthier, CEA Grenoble, France
Mousumi Mani Biswas, Western Digital, USA 
Gregory R. Bogart, Sandia National Laboratories, USA
David Burton, Angstron Materials, USA
Elizabeth Burton, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA 
Ahmed Busnaina, Northeastern University, USA
Willard C. (Bill) Capdevielle, Oil Patch Engineering, PLLC, USA
Fiona Case, Case Scientific, USA
Mansun Chan, Hong Kong University of Science & Technology, China
Hongda Chen, USDA NIFA, USA
Bum-Kyoo Choi, Sogang University, Korea
Schuyler Corry, Life Technologies, USA
Bernard Courtois, BC Consulting
Lance Criscuolo, Zyvex Technologies, USA
Zheng Cui, Suzhou Institute of Nanotech, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Eric Daniels, Robert Bosch LLC, USA 
Kieran Delaney, Cork Institute of Technology, Ireland
Phil Demokritou, Harvard University, USA 
Guy DeRose, California Institute of Technology, USA
Clelia Dispenza, University of Palermo, Italy
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 
Majeed Foad, Applied Materials, USA 
Lisa Friedersdorf, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office, USA  
Ian Fuller, Nanotek Instruments, USA 
Edward Furlani, University at Buffalo SUNY, USA
Charles Geraci, Jr., NIOSH, USA
Gerhard Goldbeck-Wood, Consultant, United Kingdom
Harris Goldberg, InMat, Inc., USA 
Justin Gorham, National Institute of Standards & Technology, USA
Imre Gyuk, U.S. Department of Energy, USA
Greg Haugstad, University of Minnesota, USA
Michael Helmus, Consultant / Synogen, Inc., USA 
Andreas Hieke, Stanford University, USA  
Mark Hoover, NIOSH, USA
Bin Hu, University of Tennessee, USA
Zhaohua Huang, University of California, San Francisco, USA
Kiki Ikossi, Defense Threat Reduction Agency, USA
Srinivas Iyer, Los Alamos National Laboratory, USA
Mark Jack, Florida A&M University, USA
Oana Jurchescu, Wake Forest University, USA
Debra Kaiser, National Institute of Standards & Technology, USA
Mandakini Kanungo, Xerox, USA 
Barbara Karn, National Science Foundation, USA
Anupama Kaul, National Science Foundation, USA
Trevor Keel, World Gold Council, United Kingdom
Paul Kladitis, National Reconnaissance Office, USA 
Brian Korgel, University of Texas at Austin, USA
Ross Kozarsky, Lux Research, USA 
Jana Kukutschova, Technical University Ostrava, Czech Republic 
Warren Y.C. Lai, Rutgers University, USA
David Lashmore, Nanocomp Technologies, Inc., USA 
Matthew Laudon, TechConnect, USA
Jaslyn B.K. Law, Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, Singapore
Kock-Yee Law, Research and Innovative Solutions, USA 
William Lawrence, Lockheed Martin, USA
Ji Ung Lee, Albany Nanotech, USA 
James Alexander Liddle, National Institute of Standards & Technology, USA
Jie Liu, Duke University, USA 
Jennifer Lu, University of California, Merced, USA
Yuri Lyubchenko, University of Nebraska, USA
Katrin Mackenzie, Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research - UFZ, Germany 
Michael Makowski, PPG Industries R&D, USA
Larry Mann, Shoei Electronic Materials, Inc., USA 
Kazunori Matsuda, Tokushima Bunri University, Japan
Thomas McKrell, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
Joey Mead, University of Massachusetts Lowell, USA 
Michael Meador, NASA Glenn Research, USA 
Chris Menzel, Dimatix, Inc., USA 
Meyya Meyyappan, NASA Ames Research, USA
Stephen Miller, Northwestern University Medical School, USA 
Moein Moghimi, University of Copenhagen, Denmark 
Michael Morris, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
Heath Naquin, University of Texas at Austin, USA
Tinh Nguyen, National Institute of Standards & Technology, 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, France
Hyung Gyu Park, ETH Zurich, Switzerland 
Anil Patri, National Institutes of Health, USA 
Mark Peterman, Ondavia, USA 
Elijah Petersen, National Institute of Standards & Technology, USA
Joachim Piprek, NUSOD Institute, USA
Sotiris Pratsinis, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology, Switzerland 
Serge Prudhomme, University of Texas at Austin, USA 
Robert Quinn, Air Products and Chemicals, USA 
YuanQiao Rao, The Dow Chemical Company, USA
Robin Ras, Aalto University School of Science, Finland
Mark Reed, Yale University, USA
Erik Reimhult, Universität für Bodenkultur Wien, Austria
Curt Richter, National Institute of Standards & Technology, USA
Bart Romanowicz, TechConnect, USA
Robert Rudd, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, USA
Richard Sadus, Swinburne University of Technology, Australia 
Tuhin Sahai, Cornell University, USA
Rushan Sakhibgareev, Chevron, USA 
Brent Segal, Lockheed Martin, USA
Siegfried Selberherr, Technical University of Vienna, Austria 
Cordelia Selomulya, Monash University, Australia 
Tapas Sen, University of Central Lancashire, United Kingdom 
Philippe Serp, Institute National Polytechnique de Toulouse, France
Neeraj Sharma, 3M, USA
Liu Shi, The Multi-Chem Group, USA
Emilie Siochi, NASA Langley Research Center, USA
Patrick Spicer, University of New South Wales, Australia 
Aaron Stein, Brookhaven National Laboratory, USA
Donald Sundberg, University of New Hampshire, USA
Li Piin Sung, National Institute of Standards & Technology, USA
Sarah Tao, CooperVision, USA 
Clayton Teague, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office (retired), USA
Loucas Tsakalakos, GE Global Research, USA  
Thomas Twardowski, Integra Life Sciences Corporation, USA
Krassimir Velikov, Unilever R&D, Netherlands
Paul Vogt, Momentive Performance Materials, USA
Armin Völkel, Palo Alto Research Center, USA 
Sameer Walavalkar, California Institute of Technology, USA
William (Cy) Wilson, NASA Langley Research, USA 
Steven Winston, Steven Winston & Assoc., USA
Wendel Wohlleben, BASF Advanced Materials, Germany
Ken Wong, The University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong
Min Wu, University of North Dakota, USA 
Dalia Yablon, Exxon, USA
Charles Ying, National Science Foundation, USA
Zhun Zhao, Rice University, USA
Xing Zhou, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
Zeqin Zhu, Freescale Semiconductor, USA  
Steven Zullo, NIBIB/NIH, USA

Conference Operations Manager

Sarah Wenning, NSTI & TechConnect Group, USA