TechConnect World 2019
 

TechConnect World 2018 Program - Monday May 14

7:00RegistrationPlaza Leve
8:15TechConnect World Innovation Conference & Nanotech 2018 - Keynotes257
Session chair: Matthew Laudon, TechConnect, US
8:15Welcome and Keynotes
M. Laudon, TechConnect, US
8:25National Nanotechnology Initiative Welcome
L. Friedersdorf, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office, US
8:30Global Opportunities in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology
P. Weiss, University of California, Los Angeles, US
8:55Convergence: Scientific trends and commercial opportunities
A. Belz, University of Southern California, US
9:20Innovation Prospecting - Staking your claim and finding the gems257
Session chair: Andrea Belz, University of Southern California, US
C. Paul, Henkel, US
M. Brodeur, United Technologies, US
C. Thomas, 3M, US
8:30SBIR/STTR Overview & Phase I Proposal Development (Requires Additional Registration)261 A
Session chair: Jim Greenwood, Greenwood Consulting Group, US
10:00Coffee Break2nd Floor
10:30Nanoparticle Synthesis & Applications259 A
Session chair: Jan-Steffen Niehaus, Fraunhofer-Center for Applied Nanotechnology, Germany
10:30Multifunctional Nanoparticles – Key for Optimizing Chemical Nanosensors (invited presentation)
A. Köck, M. Deluca, F. Sosada-Ludwikowska, R. Wimmer, J.S. Niehaus, S. Becker, Ö. Tokmak, S. Steinhauer, M. Sowwan, V. Singh, Materials Center Leoben Forschung GmbH, AT
10:55Enzyme-mimetic Luminescent Antioxidant Nanoparticles for Highly Sensitive H2O2 Biosensing
D. Henning, A. Pratsinis, G.A. Kelesidis, F. Krumeich, J.-C. Leroux, G.A. Sotiriou, Karolinska Institutet, SE
11:15Alignment of Quantum Rods to form a polarized emitter
J. Niehaus, S. Becker, T. Jochum, H. Weller, Fraunhofer CAN, DE
11:35Thermal Transport in Hollow Silica Nanospheres
S.A. Mofid, B.P. Jelle, T. Gao, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), NO
11:55Supplying nano-size nutrients enhance yield and suppress fungal diseases in crop plants (invited presentation)
W. Elmer, R. De La Torre-Roche, L. Pagano, S. Majumdar, A. Servin, A. Mukherjee, H. Hamdi, P. Bindraban, N. Zuverza-Mena, C. Dimkpa, J.L. Gardea-Torresdey, J.C. White, The Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station
10:30Advanced Materials for Engineering Applications Keynotes252 B
Session chair: Brent M Segal, Lockheed Martin, US
10:30Advanced Materials for Engineering Applications (invited presentation)
J. Stetson, Lockheed Martin, US
10:55Photo-imageable High Dielectric Constant Nanocomposite Thin Films (invited presentation)
Y.Q. Rao, The Dow Chemical Company, US
11:20Scratch Resistance Anti-Reflection Surfaces (invited presentation)
C. Kosik-Williams, Corning, US
11:45Application of semiconductor-based atomic-scale materials engineering to enable inflections in new markets (invited presentation)
T. Pratt, Applied Materials, US
10:30Surface Repellency, Wetting & Adhesion251 C
Session chair: Kock-Yee Law, Research and Innovative Solutions, US
10:30Superomniphobic Surfaces: Design & Applications (invited presentation)
A.K. Kota, Colorado State University, US
10:55Fluid Resistant Surfaces (invited presentation)
B. Koene, Luna Innovations, US
11:20Combining a Fluoroalkylsiloxane and Ion Implantation for Hydrophilic/Hydrophobic Patterning
M.J. Cook, J.H. Johnston, J. Leveneur, Victoria University of Wellington, NZ
11:40Durable Low-Energy Fluorinated Silicate Surfaces: Influence of Molecular Structure
A.J. Guenthner, P.H. Boyd, T.W. Rost, S. Inceoglu, T.S. Haddad, M.D. Ford, J.T. Reams, J.R. Aston, J.R. Lince, J.M. Mabry, Nano Hydrophobics, Inc., US
12:00Solid-Liquid Work of Adhesion
S. Gulec, R. Tadmor, R. Das, J. Liu, H. N'guessan, M. Shah, P. Wasnik, S.B. Yadav, Lamar University, US
10:30Cancer Nanotechnology252 A
Session chair: Anil Patri, U.S. Food & Drug Administration, US
10:30Nanoparticle Therapeutics: From Concept to Clinic (invited presentation)
M.E. Davis, California Institute of Technology, US
10:55Nanomedicine design, development and translation into clinical trials in Oncology- An industrial perspective (invited presentation)
S. Puri, AstraZeneca, UK
11:20Cancer Nanotechnology (invited presentation)
A. Patri, U.S. Food & Drug Administration, US
11:45Overcoming Challenges in Manufacturing Scale-Up of Plasmonic Gold Nanorods: Bringing Photothermal Therapy to the Clinic.
L. Pagliaro, Siva Therapeutics Inc, US
12:05Numerical investigation of Electric field, Ion Transport and pH damage during Electrochemical Treatment of Tumors: Effects of physicochemical reactions and chlorine bleaching
A. Mokthare, S.K. Reddy, E.P. Furlani, University at Buffalo, US
10:30Biofuels & Bioproducts262 B
Session chair: C. Rebecca Locker, ExxonMobil, US; Scott Twary, Los Alamos National Laboratory, US
10:30Biofuels and Bioproducts: Innovation and Implementation (invited presentation)
S. Twary, Los Alamos National Laboratory, US
10:55You CAN Teach An Old Dog New Tricks: From an Organism as Old as Dirt, An Algae Bioproduct Innovation Reincarnation (invited presentation)
M. Carr, Algae Biomass Organization, US
11:20Magnetic separation for high efficiency harvesting of microalgal cells
C. Guo, Institute of Process Engineering, Chinese Academy of Sciences, CN
11:40Experimental Analysis of the Performance of Hevea brasilensis and Jatropha curcas Oils as Biodiesel
O.O. Odia, Ambrose Alli University, NG
10:30Printed & Flexible Electronics251 B
Session chair: Mandakini Kanungo, Corning, Inc., US; Yiliang Wu, TE Connectivity, US
10:30A Digital Additive Manufacturing Approach to Make Printed Circuit Boards (PCBs) (invited presentation)
J. Yang, The University of Western Ontario, CA
10:55Printed Electronics in Consumer Electronics (invited presentation)
K. Liao, DuPont Silicon Valley Technology Center, US
11:20XTPL Approach to Print Submicron Conductive Lines on Dielectric Substrates
P. Kowalczewski, A. Wiatrowska, M. Dusza, M. Zięba, P. Cichoń, K. Fijak, F. Granek, XTPL SA, PL
11:40Low transmission loss flexible substrates using low Dk/Df polyimide adhesives
T. Tasaki, Arakawa Chemical Industries, Ltd., JP
12:00Electrical characteristics of individual FeNiCo-Au core-shell nanowires integrated into microelectrodes on plastic substrate
M. Beheshti, X. Geng, J. Choi, E. Podlaha-Murphy, S. Park, Louisiana State University, US
10:30Photonics Devices262 C
Session chair: Loucas Tsakalakos, GE Global Research, US
10:30Addressing the electrical I/O bottleneck with CMOS optical I/O (invited presentation)
A. Wright-Gladstein, Ayar Labs, Inc., US
10:55Fabrication of Field-Sequential Color Display Using Predesigned Ferroelectric Liquid Crystals
C-Y Liu, Y-S Zhange, J-H Liu, UC Berkeley, US
11:15Ferroelectric Mid-IR Integrated Photonics Using Epitaxial Barium Titanate Thin Films
P.T. Lin, Texas A&M University, US
11:35Design of 160-Channel Si3N4 based AWG-Spectrometer for Medical Applications
D. Seyringer, C. Burtscher, J. Edlinger, A. Maese-Novo, P. Muellner, R. Hainberger, J. Kraft, G. Koppitsch, G. Meinhardt and M. Sagmeister, Vorarlberg University of Applied Sciences, AT
11:55Mobile holographic sensor for the detection of herpes simplex virus
A. Ray, M. Daloglu, J. Ho, E. McLeod, A. Ozcan, University of California Los Angeles, US
12:15Integrated Electro-Photonics Design Platform - A multi-physics, multi-fabrics system design solution. (invited presentation)
G. Lamant, Cadence Design Systems, US
10:30Food Materials & Innovations263 B
Session chair: Krassimir Velikov, Unilever, Netherlands
10:30Protein aggregates as building blocks for oil structuring (invited presentation)
E. Scholten, Wageningen University, NL
10:55Staying On Trend - Challenges shaping innovation in Food Texture (invited presentation)
D. Panyam, Nestle, CH
11:20Nanostructured biopolymers obtained from blends by extrusion
J.H. Rodriguez, C.C. Tadini, E. Gastaldi, University of São Paulo, BR
11:40Electrosprayed particles derived from nano-emulsions as carriers of fish oil
P. Paximada, M. Howarth, B. Dubey, Sheffield Hallam University, UK
10:30Lab on a Chip263 C
Session chair: Edward Furlani, University at Buffalo (SUNY)
10:30CD-Microfluidics for Extreme Point of Care. Study case: Microbe Identification and Antibiotic Sensitivity Test in Under 2 hours (invited presentation)
M. Madou, University of California, Irvine, US
10:55Companion diagnostic test using digital microfluidic
Y. Fouillet, R. Den Dulk, O. Fuchs, F. Boizot, M. Menneteau, F. Navarro, CEA LETI, FR
11:15A stand-alone and portable microfluidic platform for quantitative multi-step assays
C. Parent, N. Verplanck, J- L. Achard, F. Boizot, R. Charles, Y. Fouillet, CEA-LETI, FR
11:35Towards the Development of Versatile Single Cell Analysis: A Microfluidic Platform with the Ability to Perform Serial Operations on Nano-liter Samples
K. Haffey, E. Higgins, J. Werner, P. Nath, Los Alamos National Laboratory, US
10:30Nanocellulose Product Innovation252 C
Session chair: Sean Ireland, Fiberlean Technologies Ltd, US; World L-S Nieh, U.S. Forest Service
10:30Form factor-free, flexible paper power sources (invited presentation)
S-Y. Lee, Ulsan National Institute of S&T, KR
10:55Little things make big things happen - Cellulose Nano Crystal and Fibril application to Concrete (invited presentation)
J. Weiss, Oregon State University, US
11:20Automotive Biocomposites based on Nano-Fibrillated Cellulose Technology
G. Minhas, Performance BioFilaments Inc, CA
11:40FiberLean® MFC: High solids product form MFC/ mineral composite materials allow attenuated performance of functional minerals and cellulose microfibrils in a wide range of industrial applications (invited presentation)
D. Skuse, S. Ireland, FiberLean Technologies Ltd., US
12:00Nanocellulose Product Innovation (invited presentation)
W. Nieh, US Forest Service, US
10:30Silver Materials & Innovations263 A
Session chair: Trevor Keel, Silver Institute, US
10:30Silver: scientific progress and commercial opportunities in 2018 and beyond (invited presentation)
T. Keel, Material Value, UK
10:55Development and Commercialisation of an Innovative Point of Care Platform Using Silver Nanoparticles as the Signalling Method (invited presentation)
F. Marshall, AgPlus Diagnostics, UK
11:20Wet Processable Transparent Conductive Materials Based on Silver Nanowires (invited presentation)
M. Spaid, Cambrios Advanced Materials, US
11:4570dB EMI shielding between 10 MHz and 10 GHZ with sprayed metallization of Ag
S. Stremsdoerfer, Jetmetal Technologies, FR
10:30Materials Innovation Spotlights: Sherwin-Williams254 A
Session chair: Saeed Bagheri, University of Waterloo, CA
10:30Sherwin-Williams: Innovation Spotlight
A. Fensore, Sherwin Williams, US
10:45Novel Antimicrobial Coatings
E. Tate, Inhibit Coatings, NZ
10:52Portable instant test kit for detection of lead paint
J. Nelson, University of Michigan, US
10:59Nano-engineered silica: A non-halogenated flame retardant additive
R. Atluri, Infingent, SE
11:06A method to Initiate Radical Polymerisations Without Exogenous Initiators
S. Tan, The University of Melbourne, AU
11:13Selectively reduced titanium dioxide(Blue TiO2) photocatalyst having visible light sensitivity.
J. Park, Sungkyunkwan University Research & Business Foundation, KR
11:20Sherwin-Williams: Q&A
10:30Energy Innovation Spotlights: Shell, Reliance Industries254 B
Session chair: Goran Matijasevic, UC Irvine, US
10:30Shell: Innovation Spotlight
H. Cai, Shell, US
10:45Reliance Industries: Innovation Spotlight
A. Sapre, Reliance Industries, IN
11:00Bio-inspired catalyst for electrolytic hydrogen production
F. Nelms, The Australian National University, AU
11:07Lab Testing of Enhanced Oil Recovery Materials at Pore Scale
M. Steiner, IBM Research, BR
11:14Improved Natural Sorbents for Toxic Substance Remediation
R. Meadors, Georgia Tech, US
11:21Beyond Silicon Panels: Reducing the Cost of PV Generation at Utility Scale
R. Angel, REhnu Inc., US
11:28Novel Polymers for Polymer Solar Cells, Transistors, and Sensors
E. Beres, UCLA Technology Development Group, US
11:35Photo-Catalytic Conversion of CO2 to Hydrocarbon
M. Muthig, University of Adelaide, AU
11:42Steam Hydrogasification Reaction for Renewable Natural Gas Production
J. Sche, University of California, Riverside - Office of Technology Partnerships, US
11:49Longitudinally Joined Cavity
A. Sauers, Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory, US
11:56Shell & Reliance Industries: Q&A
12:00Expo Hall: Coffee Social (lunch available for purchase in expo hall)Expo Hall
1:00SBIR/STTR Accounting Basics261 A
Session chair: Ed Jameson, Jameson & Company CPAs, US
1:30Nanoparticle Synthesis and Manufacturing259 A
Session chair: Jan-Steffen Niehaus; Fraunhofer-Center for Applied Nanotechnology, Germany
1:30A New Sonochemical Synthesis Route for Silicon Nanoparticle Inks for Energy and Nanomedical Applications
A.P. Cádiz Bedini, C. Chen, B. Klingebiel, P.H.L. Notten, U. Rau, Forschungszentrum Jülich, DE
1:50Gas phase sodium flame synthesis of non-oxide metallic powders
A. Abid, G. Smith, M. Krause, A. Yin, C. Sungail, GAM, US
2:10SiOx nanoparticles for high capacity Li-ion battery's anode
B. Jang, Korea institute of energy research, KR
2:30Ferromagnetism and Giant Paramagnetism in Cu@C nanocomposites
M. Estiphanos, E. Sharoyan, H. Gyulasaryan, A. Manukyan, A. Mirzakhanyan, O. Bernal, A. Kocharian, California State University, Los Angeles, US
2:50Ultra Uniform Colloidal Particles as Nanoscale Reference Materials
A.E. Saunders, D.A. Garcia, S.J. Oldenburg, nanoComposix, Inc., US
3:10From Flasks to Applications: Combinatorial Chemistry and Scale-up of High-Performance Complex Nanomaterials using Automated Synthesis
C.J. Hanson, S. Jeffrey, Z. Hu, H. Htoon, J. Hollingsworth, Los Alamos National Laboratory, US
3:30Continuous Flow Synthesis, a Platform to Accelerate the Transition of Nanomaterials to Manufacturing
K. Pupek, Argonne National Laboratory, US
1:30Nano & Microfibrillated Cellulose for Food Applications252 C
Session chair: World L-S Nieh, U.S. Forest Service; Sean Ireland, Fiberlean Technologies Ltd, US
1:30From cellulose microfibrils networks to hybrid biopolymers systems (invited presentation)
K. Velikov, Unilever R&D Vlaardingen B.V., NL
1:55Mechanisms and applications of nanocellulouse composite coatings for improving productivity, storability and processing quality of fruit crops (invited presentation)
Y. Zhao, J. Jung, J. Simonsen, Oregon State University, US
2:20Modification of Cellulose Nanocrystals for Compostable Food-Packaging
K. Bosnick, A. Benhalima, N. Chapleau, M. Champagne, National Research Council Canada, CA
2:40Establishing the safety of novel forms of cellulose for food-related applications
J.A. Shatkin, Vireo Advisors LLC, US
1:30Informatics, Modeling & Simulation252 B
Session chair: Rick Ross, 3M Company, US
1:30Advancing a Data-Driven in silico Research Paradigm in the Chemical and Materials Domain (invited presentation)
J. Hachmann, University at Buffalo, SUNY, US
1:55Machine-learning-informed evolutionary materials design of polymers and glass-forming materials (invited presentation)
D. Simmons, University of Akron, US
2:20Application of Machine Learning and Swarm Intelligence to Wastewater Treatment
C. Zhou, Cascade Clean Energy, Inc., US
2:40Molecular Modeling of Silicon-Based Anode Material for High-Performance Lithium-Ion Batteries
S. Schweizer, J.J. Low, L. Subramanian, Scienomics, US
3:00Predicting the properties of polymeric materials via multiscale molecular modeling (invited presentation)
Y.G. Yingling, North Carolina State University, US
1:30Diagnostics & Bioimaging Keynotes & Panel Discussion259 B
Session chair: Prakash Nallathamby, University of Notre Dame, US
1:30Innovation at the Interface of Biomedical Imaging and 3D Printing (invited presentation)
W.M. Leevy, University of Notre Dame, US
1:55Entrepreneurship and venture capital in healthcare diagnostics - a case study and framework for success (invited presentation)
T. Zimmerman, Blackhorn Ventures, US
2:20Nanoparticle toolbox for precision medicine and beyond (invited presentation)
A. Wang, AlphaBioBeads LLC and Ocean NanoTech LLC, US
2:45Up-Converting and Long-Persistent Near-Infrared Luminescent Nanomaterials: Applications from Bio-imaging to Crude Oil Sensing (invited presentation)
W. Wang, Z. Pan, Aramco Services Company, US
3:10Microfluidics quartz resonator biosensors towards point-of-care coagulation monitors (invited presentation)
Z. Parlak, Qatch Technologies, US
3:35Diagnostics & Bioimaging Panel Discussion
W.M. Leevy, University of Notre Dame, US
T. Zimmerman, Blackhorn Ventures, US
A. Wang, AlphaBioBeads LLC and Ocean NanoTech LLC, US
Wei Wang, Zhengwei Pan, Aramco Services Company, US
Z. Parlak, Qatch Technologies, US
1:30Cancer Therapy & Diagnostics Delivery252 A
Session chair: Anil Patri, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, US; Steve Zullo, NIBIB/NIH, US
1:30Innovation that Enables the Encapsulation of Sparingly Soluble Drugs for Delivery in Liposomes (invited presentation)
F.C. Szoka, C.O. Noble, M.E. Hayes, University of California, San Francisco, US
1:55MRI-Guided Focused Ultrasound: A Transformative, State-of-the-Art Technology for 21st Century Medicine (invited presentation)
P. Anastasiadis, University of Maryland School of Medicine, US
2:20Evaluation of Pyrrolobenzodiazepine loaded Nanoparticles : A potential targeted drug delivery approach (invited presentation)
P. Tyagi, MedImmune, US
2:45Silver nanoparticles for use in precision medicine-based cancer therapies
J. Swanner, C.D. Fahrenholtz, P.-A. Vidi, K.L. Cook, M. McMahon, I. Tenvooren, B.W. Bernish, J.J. Sears, G.L. Donati, R.N. Singh, Wake Forest School of Medicine, US
3:05Functional Polylactide-based Systems for Delivery of Cancer Therapeutics
C. Cheng, H. Sun, Y. Yu, C-K Chen, J. Zou, University at Buffalo, the State University of New York, US
3:25In vitro and In vivo evaluation of 2-amino-7(8)-fluorophenazine N5,N10-dioxide within polymeric micelles as theranostic agents
N. Lecot, Centro de Investigaciones Nucleares. Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de la República, Montevideo, Uruguay., UY
3:45Paving a Path for the Clinic – Preclinical Characterization of Nanomedicine (invited presentation)
M. Scully, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research, US
1:30Fuel Cells262 A
Session chair: Bahman Habibzadeh, US Department of Energy, US
1:30Hydrogen Storage On-board Fuel Cell Electric Vehicles (FCEV) – Status and Challenges (invited presentation)
B. Habibzadeh, U.S. Department of Energy, US
1:55Development of the World's First Commercial Non-Precious Metal Catalyst-Based Proton Exchange Membrane Fuel Cell Stack (invited presentation)
D. Banham, K. Takeaki, T. Sato, Y. Kobayashi, S. Ye, Ballard Power Systems, CA
2:20A novel approach towards PGM-free PEM fuel cell cathodes
C. Anson, J. Gerken, Y. Preger, S. Biswas, T. Root, S. Stahl, University of Wisconsin-Madison, US
2:40Electrophoretic deposition an emerging technology to support fuel cell nanoelectrocatalysts
M. Oropeza Guzmán, Y. Gochi Ponce, G. Moreno, Tecnologico Nacional de Mexico-Instituto Tecnologico de Tijuana, MX
3:00Growth of Carbon Nanotubes on Graphene as Efficient Air–cathode for Highly H2O2 -producing Microbial Fuel Cell
S. Han, C. Zhou, Kansas State University, US
1:30Biofuels & Bioproducts262 B
Session chair: Scott Twary, Los Alamos National Laboratory, US; C. Rebecca Locker, ExxonMobil, US
1:30A High Throughput Platform for Enzyme Evolution (invited presentation)
R. Jha, Los Alamos National Laboratory, US
1:55Engineering Microbial Fatty Acids Metabolism as a Platform for Renewable Fuel and Chemicals Manufacture (invited presentation)
F. Sanchez-Riera, Renewable Energy Group Life Sciences, US
2:20Greenhouse Gas Emissions from Cellulosic Biodiesel Production (invited presentation)
R. Locker, ExxonMobil Research & Engineering Co., US
2:45Binary Transition Metal Oxide (BTMO) Nanoparticles for Hydrothermal Liquefaction of Pinewood
A. Shende, V. Amar, R. Shende, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, US
3:05Catalytic technologies for the complete conversion of lignocellulosic biomass into fuels and chemicals
R. Le Van Mao, Le Van Mao Biochemicals Inc., CA
1:30Micro & Nanofluidics263 C
Session chair: Edward Furlani, University at Buffalo (SUNY), US
1:30Free-Surface Microfluidics and SERS for High Performance Sample Capture and Analysis (invited presentation)
C. Meinhart, University of California, Santa Barbara, US
1:55Nanoelectrokinetics near Nanoporous Membrane toward biomedical applications (invited presentation)
S.J. Kim, Seoul National University, KR
2:20A compact syringe-assisted vacuum-driven micropumping with a constant flow rate
A. Wang, D. Koh, P. Schneider, K.W. Oh, University at Buffalo, US
2:40Additive Manufacturing of Microfluidic Components via Wax Extrusion
P. Schneider, V. Sukhotskiy, L. Christie, T. Siskar, I.H. Karampelas, E.P. Furlani, K.W. Oh, University at Buffalo's Sensors & MicroActuators Learning Lab (SMALL), US
1:30Flexible Electronics251 B
Session chair: Yiliang Wu, TE Connectivity, US; Mandakini Kanungo, Corning, Inc., US
1:30Flexible Hybrid Electronics Manufacturing: Enabling Electronics Out of the Box (invited presentation)
P. Semenza, NextFlex, US
1:553D printed flexible sensor systems (invited presentation)
W.S. Kim, Simon Fraser University, CA
2:20Flexible Mid-IR photonic chip for real-time and label-free chemical sensing
P.T. Lin, Texas A&M University, US
2:40A Stretching/Bending-Insensitive Flexible Pressure Sensor with Carbon Nanotube-PDMS
R. Zhang, Stevens Institute of Technology, US
3:00Textile-enable Flexible and Foldable Lithium-ion Batteries
Z. Zheng, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, HK
1:30Photonics Materials262 C
Session chair: Loucas Tsakalakos, GE Global Research, US
1:30Electrochemical Nanoimprinting of Silicon: A Direct Patterning Approach
B. Azeredo, Arizona State University, US
1:50Plasmonic metasurfaces with tunable gap and collective SPR modes
M. Haftel, C. Eagan, A.O. Pinchuk, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, US
2:10Giant Enhancement of the Chiro-Optic Response of Chiral Plasmonic Media using Structured Light
I.V.A.K. Reddy, V. Sukhotskiy, A. Baev, E.P. Furlani, P.N. Prasad, J.W. Haus, University at Buffalo SUNY, US
2:30Numerical Modelling of a Sinusoidal Grating-Based Surface Plasmon Coupled Emission Biosensor
V. Sukhotskiy, N.C. Cady, I.V.A.K. Reddy, E.P. Furlani, University at Buffalo SUNY, US
2:50Real-Time Density Functional Tight Binding: A New Computational Tool for Probing Electronic Properties of Plasmonic Systems
N.V. Ilawe and B.M. Wong, University of California, Riverside, US
1:30Silver Materials & Innovations263 A
Session chair: Trevor Keel, Silver Institute, US
1:30Silver-wool Textiles – Development Pathway and Challenges (invited presentation)
J. Johnston, Victoria University of Wellington, NZ
1:55Antimicrobial and Antifouling Coatings for Industrial Applications (invited presentation)
E. Tate, Inhibit Coatings Ltd., NZ
2:20Challenges and Opportunities for Commercialization of Subplasmonic Silver Nanoclusters
R.I. MacCuspie, Natural Immunogenics, US
2:40Roll-to-roll synthesis of antibacterial paper using flame synthesis
K.J. Brobbey, Åbo Akademi, FI
3:00Physical and Chemical Transformations of Silver Nanomaterial-containing Textiles After Use
D.E. Gorka, J.M. Gorham, National Institute of Standards and Technology, US
1:30Sustainable Building Innovations263 B
Session chair: Jan Kośny, Fraunhofer Center for Sustainable Energy Systems, US
1:30The future of materials for energy efficient buildings (invited presentation)
S. Mumme, U.S. Department of Energy, US
1:55Bridging the Gap (invited presentation)
R.M. Ryan, B. Stein, Twining, Inc., US
2:20Nano-layer and micro-structure technologies for energy efficiency and sustainability
T.J. Hebrink, 3M Company, US
2:40Development and Investigation of New Materials and Technologies for Utilization in Zero Emission Buildings (invited presentation)
B.P. Jelle, T. Gao, S. Ng, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) / SINTEF Building and Infrastructure, NO
3:05Thermal Influence of Adhesive-mounted PV on Underlying Roof
N. Shukla, Fraunhofer Center for Sustainable Energy Systems CSE, US
3:25Solar Updraft Tower Using Compost Waste Heat and Transpired Solar Collectors
K. Anderson, A. Ang, R. Osorio, California State Polytechnic University at Pomona, US
1:30Materials Innovation Spotlights: 3M, Energizer254 A
Session chair: Neil Cameron, Emerald Technology Ventures, CA
1:303M Innovation Spotlight
C. Thomas, 3M, US
1:45Energizer Innovation Spotlight
E. Riley, Energizer, US
2:00Substrate-free graphene platelets directly from natural gas
G. Skoptsov, H Quest Vanguard, Inc, US
2:07Portable Ultrananocrystalline Diamond based Field Emission Electron Sources for Linear Accelerators
A. Sumant, Argonne National Laboratory, US
2:14TRUE Multiscale Technology for Modeling and Simulation of Advanced Materials
L. Castro, MultiMechanics, US
2:21Increased Capacity Retention of Silicon Anodes for Lithium Batteries
J. Schwartz, Ecellix Inc., US
2:28Augmented Reality System for Power Rstoration Crews
S. Fernandez, Almeria Analytics, US
2:353M & Energizer: Q&A
1:30Defense/Aerospace Innovation Spotlights: Boeing, Sikorsky/Lockheed Martin254 B
Session chair: Lynn Foster, Z Field Technologies, US
1:30Boeing: Innovation Spotlight
S. Reddy, Boeing, US
1:45Sikorsky/Lockheed Martin: Innovation Spotlight
C. Kuchta, Lockheed Martin, US
2:00Ultrahigh-rate supercapacitors with large capacitance based on edge oriented graphene coated carbonized cellulous paper as flexible freestanding electrodes
C. Smith, Texas Tech University, US
2:07(SMaLL): A Process for Rapid, Continuous 3D Printing and Long-Range Selective Curing
L. Dobis, University of California, Santa Barbara, US
2:14Room temperature 3D printing metallic material
A. Some, Univalor, CA
2:21Graphene-enhanced Thermal Interface Materials for Electronic Heat Removal
J. Sche, University of California, Riverside - Office of Technology Partnerships, US
2:28Self-Decontaminating Filter Medium or Materials
C. Childs, Naval Research Laboratory, US
2:35Boeing & Sikorsky/Lockheed Martin: Q&A
3:00Automotive/Materials Innovation Spotlights: Magna, Ashland254 A
Session chair: Saeed Bagheri, University of Waterloo, CA
3:00Magna Innovation Spotlight
D. Pascoe, Magna, US
3:15Ashland Innovation Spotlight
J. Fox, Ashland, US
3:30A highly efficient, titanium dioxide based, visible light photocatalyst
F. Nelms, The Australian National University, AU
3:37Automated-Track Electrospinning
D. Brennan, Rowan University, US
3:44Super Steel - A method for the fabrication of a super-strong and ductile multi-phase steel
E. Tam, The University of Hong Kong, HK
3:51Lane Keeping and Platooning for automated road transportation
S. Satyavolu, Sirab Technologies Inc., US
3:58The Zorb Platform: Enabling tactile communication
S. Bala, Somatic Labs, US
4:05Magnesium-Based Metal Composite
J. McKinley, University of Central Florida Office of Research & Commercialization, US
4:12Low Cost - High Corrosion Resistance Aluminum Heat Exchanger Implemented by Nano Particle Dispersion Control
J. Park, Sungkyunkwan University Research & Business Foundation, KR
4:19Magna & Ashland: Q&A
3:00Biotech/Pharma Innovation Spotlights: AstraZeneca, Army Medical254 B
Session chair: Dina Lozofsky, Biocom, US
3:00AstraZeneca Innovation Spotlight
P. Sanyogitta, AstraZeneca, UK
3:15Army Medical Spotlight
T. Bennett, US Army Medical Materiel (invited), US
3:30A Multipurpose Microfluidic Device for Recording Lifespan and Conducting Aging Investigations in Nematodes
C. Smith, Texas Tech University, US
3:37Co-administration of nanowired cerebrolysin with antibodies to nNOS and mesenchymal stem cells attenuated pathophysiology of spinal cord injury and behavioral dysfunction
H. S. Sharma, Uppsala University, SE
3:44Genetic incorporation of tetrazine amino acids and use in bioorthogonal ligations
D. Dickson, Oregon State University, US
3:51PolyProtek: Platform for Delivering and Stabilizing Therapeutic Biologics, Vaccines, and Industrial Enzymes
H. Maynard, UCLA Technology Development Group, US
3:58Methods and products for reducing adhesions post surgery
M. Muthig, The University of Adelaide, AU
4:05Novel formulation for treatment of bacterial biofilms
M. Muthig, University of Adelaide, AU
4:12An innovative 3D tissue matrix scaffold system for tumor modeling
N. Ong, Washington State University, US
4:19Nebulisation Platform Technology
M. Sridhar, Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, AU
4:26Bioprinting technology, training and design solutions provider
M. Lim, SE3D, INC, US
4:33AstraZeneca, US Army Medical Q&A
3:00Phase II Proposal Development261 A
Session chair: Becky Aistrup, BBC Entrepreneurial Training and Consulting, US
3:00Student Leaders Conference: Welcome Session264 A
Session chair: Lisa Friedersdorf, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office, US
4:00TechConnect Expo & Innovation Showcase Reception (4:00 - 6:00)Expo Hall
4:00Federal Agency Booths & Pavillion - All Attendees Encouraged to JoinExpo Hall
DARPA SBIR/STTR Program, Booth 325
Fermilab, Booth 627
NASA SBIR/STTR, Booth 324
National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure, Booth 316
Navy SBIR/STTR, Booth 330
NOAA, Booth 331
Sandia National Laboratories, Booth 623
US Department of Energy - SBIR, Booth 322
US Missile Defense Agency, Booth 336
US Naval Research Laboratory, Booth 625
US Small Business Adminstration, Booth 327
US Special Operations Command, Booth 334
USDA SBIR, Booth 329
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