Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Room 32-123 [Campus Map]
Stata Center (32 Vassar St., Cambridge MA)
Saturday, December 4, 2010
|8:45 am||Gathering/Continental Breakfast|
|9:30 am||Welcome, Provost L. Rafael Reif|
|9:45 am||Philip Kim, Department of Physics, Columbia University
"Graphene research: a perspective view from graphite, nanotubes and nanoribbons with Millie's contributions"
|10:15 am||Ado Jorio, Department of Physics, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais
"Raman Spectroscopy in Graphene Related Systems and Inspiring Collaborations with Millie"
|11:15 am||"Adventures with Millie in Carbon Research: Perspective from International Collaborators"
Morinobu Endo, Shinshu University, Japan; Riichiro Saito, Tohoku University, Japan; Marcos Pimenta, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil; Mauricio Terrones, formerly of IPICyT, Mexico; Antonio G. Souza Filho, Universidade Federal do Ceara, Brazil
|12:30 pm||Lunch Break (not provided by symposium) Lunch Options|
|2:00 pm||Gang Chen, Department of Mechanical Engineering, MIT
"Nanostructured Thermoelectrics: Millie's Legacy and Recent Developments"
|2:30 pm||James Speck, Materials Department, University of California, Santa Barbara
"Polar, Semipolar and Nonpolar GaN: A Journey in Materials and Devices to Address the World's Energy Challenge
|3:00 pm||George Crabtree, Argonne National Laboratory
"The Role of Nanomaterials in a Sustainable Energy Future"
|4:00 pm||Reflections on Millie's Impact as a Mentor and Role Model
Jing Kong, EECS, MIT; Marcie R. Black, CTO Bandgap Engineering, Inc.; Sandra Brown, Hewlett-Packard Development Co.; Mario Hofmann, EECS, MIT
|5:30 pm||Evening Reception/Party at Boston Marriott Cambridge|