Sustainable Nanomanufacturing

Sustainable Nanomanufacturing

Symposium Co-Chairs

Ahmed BusnainaAhmed Busnaina
Director, NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing (NSEC), Northeastern University
Michael MeadorMichael Meador
Nanotechnology Project Manager
James Alexander LiddleSustainable Nanomanufacturing
James Alexander Liddle
Leader, Nanofabrication Research Group, National Institute of Standards and Technology

Confirmed Invited Speakers

John LettowGraphene Ready For Prime Time
John Lettow
President, Vorbeck Materials
Samuel M StavisFluidic Devices for Nanoparticle Manufacturing
Samuel M Stavis
Project Leader, Nanofabrication Research Group, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST)
Seth Coe-SullivanEnvironmental Net Benefit of Quantum Dot Components for Displays
Seth Coe-Sullivan
Founder and Chief Technology Officer, QD Vision
Ahmed BusnainaNanoscale Offset Printing
Ahmed Busnaina
Director, NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing (NSEC), Northeastern University
Travis  EarlesNanomanufacturing: The Making of the Materials Revolution
Travis Earles
Advanced Materials & Nanotechnology Initiatives, Lockheed Martin Corporation
David  ArthurDavid Arthur
Chief Executive Officer
SouthWest NanoTechnologies, Inc.
Monica Lilly
Principle Investigator, Carbon Nanotube Field Effect Transistor Project.
Northrop Grumman Corporation
James E.  Lamb IIIJames E. Lamb III
Director of the Carbon Electronics Center
Brewer Science

Symposium Sessions

Monday June 16

11:00Advanced Manufacturing Keynotes
1:30Sustainable Nanomanufacturing I
Sustainable Nanomanufacturing - Posters 4:30

Tuesday June 17

10:30Sustainable Nanomanufacturing II

Symposium Program

Monday June 16

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11:00Advanced Manufacturing KeynotesNational Harbor 5
Session chair: Fiona Case, NSTI, US (bio)
11:00An Innovation-Driven Strategy for Advanced Manufcturing (invited presentation)
W.B. Bonvillian, MIT Washington Office, US (bio)
11:25Addressing U.S. Advanced Manufacturing and Clean Energy Technology Challenges (invited presentation)
R.W. Ivester, DOE EERE Advanced Manufacturing Office, US (bio)
11:50Chemical manufacturing challenges of advancing micro- and nanoelectronic technologies into mass production (invited presentation)
J. Dalvi-Malhotra, Brewer Science, Inc., US
12:153D printing: How emerging materials, applications, and business models will disrupt manufacturing and enhance future innovation
A.C. Vicari, Lux Research, US
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1:30Sustainable Nanomanufacturing INational Harbor 2
Session chair: Ahmed Busnaina, NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing (bio)
1:30Frontiers of Nanomanufacturing (invited presentation)
J.A. Liddle, National Institute of Standards and Technology, US (bio)
1:55The 2014 NCMS-NSF Survey of Nanotechnology in the U.S. Manufacturing Industry
M. Mehta, National Center for Manufacturing Sciences (NCMS), US
2:15Nanomanufacturing: The Making of the Materials Revolution (invited presentation)
T. Earles, Lockheed Martin Corporation, US (bio)
2:40Nanoscale Offset Printing (invited presentation)
A. Busnaina, NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing (NSEC), Northeastern University, US (bio)
3:30Continuous Extrusion Process for Preparation of Polymer Nanocomposites
J.D.M. Shearer, C.M.F. Barry, J. Mead, University of Massachusetts Lowell, US
3:05TBA (invited presentation)
M. Lilly, Northrop Grumman Corporation, US (bio)
3:50Environmental Net Benefit of Quantum Dot Components for Displays (invited presentation)
S. Coe-Sullivan, QD Vision, US (bio)
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Sustainable Nanomanufacturing - Posters 4:30Expo Hall C
-Novel Additive Manufacturing of Tooling with Micro and Nanostructured Surfaces
L.W. Sit, M. Kumbhani, J.A. Genera, J. Shearer, J. Mead, C. Barry, University of Massachusetts Lowell, US
-High-rate Manufacturing of 3D Products with Micro and Nanostructured Surfaces
C. Barry, J. Mead, University of Massachusetts Lowell, US
-Nano Particles formation on powder(NPP) Substrate in Physical Vapor Deposition
S-K Koh, C. Lee, J.H. Lee, B.K. Kang, H. Kaji, M. Hayashi, GL Materials, Inc., KR
-Preparation of Composite of ZnS Nanoparticles and Montmorillonite by Cavitation Deposition
P. Praus, R. Dvorský, L. Svoboda, B. Kostura, VŠB-Technical University of Ostrava, CZ
-Three-Dimensional High-order Nano-rod Formation Using a Hydrogen-assisted Deep Reactive Ion Etching
S. Soleimani, S. Zanganeh, S. Azimi, Z. Sanaee, S. Mohajerzadeh and H. Taghinejad, University of Tehran, IR
-What is Below the Support Layer Affects Carbon Nanotube Growth: an Iron Catalyst Reservoir Yields Taller Nanotube Carpets
E. Shawat, V. Mor, L. Oakes, Y. Fleger, C.L. Pint, G.D. Nessim, Bar-Ilan university, IL
-High-yield synthesis of “floating” three-dimensional carbon nanofiber mats using controllable substrate-catalyst detachment
E. Shawat, I. Perelshtein, C.L. Pint, G.D. Nessim, Bar-Ilan university, IL
-Green Chemistry of Carbon Nanomaterials
E.V. Basiuk, V.A. Basiuk, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, MX
-A Sustainable, Mechanochemical Synthesis of Nanoparticles Supported on Lignin
M.J. Rak, T. Friščić, A. Moores, McGill University, CA
-Electrospun Nanocomposite Nerve Guidance Conduits for Peripheral Neural Regeneration
W. Zhu, L. Zhang, The George Washington University, US
-Roll-to-Roll (R2R) ALD Thin Film Coatings at Atmospheric Pressure
M. Groner, J. Spencer, K. Buechler, ALD NanoSolutions, US

Tuesday June 17

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10:30Sustainable Nanomanufacturing IIChesapeake 7-9
Session chair: James Alexander Liddle, NIST; Michael Meador, NASA
10:30Graphene Ready For Prime Time (invited presentation)
J. Lettow, Vorbeck Materials, US (bio)
10:55Advancements in Microelectronics-Grade Carbon Nanotube Materials for NRAM® Device Manufacture and Analysis of Carbon Nanotube Mass in End User Devices (invited presentation)
J.E. Lamb, S. Gibbons, R. Trichur, Y. Jiang, K. Mangelson, K. Kremer, D. Janzen, Brewer Science, Inc, US
11:20TBA (invited presentation)
D. Arthur, SouthWest NanoTechnologies, Inc., US (bio)
11:45Industrialization of Boron Nitride Nanotubes: From Synthesis to Applications
K.S. Kim, M.B. Jakubinek, A. Hrdina, Y. Martinez-Rubi, B. Ashrafi, M. Plunkett, S. Lin, S. Denommee, C.T. Kingston, B. Simard, National Research Council Canada, CA
12:05Fluidic Devices for Nanoparticle Manufacturing (invited presentation)
S.M. Stavis, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST), US (bio)

This symposium will highlight challenges and opportunities related to Sustainable Nanomanufacturing and progress towards addressing them. In addition to oral presentations, a special poster session will be held where participating federal agencies will discuss Nanomanfacturing related programs, resources and facilities.

Topics & Application Areas

  • Measurement technologies for high throughput nanomanufacturing
  • Scalable nanomanufacturing techniques
  • Bottom-up and top-down processes
  • Nanomanfacturing carbon-based nanomaterials for structural, electronic, and energy applications
  • Nanomanfacturing optical metamaterials
  • Roll-to-roll manufacturing of nanoscale materials and devices
  • Nanomanfacturing for nanostructured coatings
  • Novel approaches to shorten development and deployment times for new nanomaterials including accelerated testing, multiscale modeling, standardized test methods
  • From Atoms to Dollars: Challenges and Pathways in Growing a Novel-Nanotechnology-Based Company/Business
  • Manufacturing Challenges Associated with Obtaining Health and Safety Certifications for Nanotech-Based Products
  • Navigating Protection of Intellectual Property when consulting with mature industry to glean lessons learned from their experience

Sponsor & Exhibitor Opportunities

√ Nanotech Conference & Expo  

√ Microtech Conference & Expo  

√ Cleantech Conference & Expo  

*Sponsorship Opportunities: Contact Chris Erb

Platinum Sponsors

Lockheed Martin
Nanocomp Technologies

Association Sponsor

Clean Technology and Sustainable Industries Organization (CTSI)

Producing Sponsors

Nano Science and Technology Institute


TechConnect Acceleration Partners:

Aerojet Rocketddyne
General Atomics Electromagnetics
Harris Harris Group
Ingersoll Rand
Lockheed Martin
Sherwin Williams
Union Honest Investments
*Sponsorship Opportunities: Contact Chris Erb

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