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U.S. NanoDay

Tuesday, May 13, 2014

07:30 Continental Breakfast  
Moderator: Dave Seiler (NIST)
8:30 Welcome Joe Dehmer (Director, Physical Measurement Laboratory, NIST)
8:45 Overview of INC10 and US Nano Day Dave Seiler (NIST)
9:00 NSF and Long-view for Nanotechnology Development Mihail C. Roco (Senior Advisor, National Science Foundation)
9:30 Overview of Nanotechnology within the Department of Defense Lewis Sloter (Associate Director, Materials & Structures, U.S. Department of Defense)
9:55 Nanoscience for Energy Harriet Kung (Associate Director of Science for Basic Energy Sciences, Department of Energy)
10:20 Break and Poster Viewing  
10:45 Nanotechnology at NIST Robert J. Celotta (Director, NIST Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology)
11:10 Nanotechnology Investments and Opportunities at the National Institutes of Health Lori Henderson (Program Director, NIH)
11:35 Nanotechnology Research Supported through EPA’s Science to Achieve Results (STAR), competitive grants program Mitch Lasat (EPA)
12:00 Lunch and Poster Viewing  
Moderator: Gernot Pomrenke (AFOSR)
1:00 Keynote: The National Nanotechnology Initiative as a Key Federal Science and Technology Priority: Context and Overview Altaf H. (Tof) Carim (Assistant Director for Nanotechnology, Office of Science and Technology Policy, Executive Office of the President, USA)
1:30 Future Needs and Opportunities in Nanotechnology for Aerospace Applications – NASA Overview Michael Meador (Manager, Nanotechnology Project, National Aeronautics and Space Administration)
1:55 Regulatory Science Relevant to Products Containing Nanotechnology Subhas Malghan (Deputy Director in the Center for Devices and Radiological Health, FDA)
2:20 Nanotechnology Research at NIOSH: Delivering on the Promise through Responsible Development Charles (Chuck) L. Geraci (National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health)
2:45 Nanotechnology for Food and Agriculture at USDA/NIFA Hondga Chen (National Institute of Food and Agriculture, USDA)
3:10 Break and Poster Viewing  
Panel: NNI Translational Programs
Moderator: Mark Tuominen (UMASS)
3:30 Translational Programs at NSF for Nanotechnology Rathindra (Babu) DasGupta (NSF)
3:50 The National Nanomanufacturing Network: Building Nanomanufacturing Efficiencies Mark Tuominen (Director, National Nanomanufacturing Network
Professor, University of Massachusetts Amherst)
4:10 Nanotechnology Characterization Laboratory: The Model and Lessons Learned Anil K. Patri (Deputy Director, Nanotechnology Characterization Laboratory, Frederick National Laboratory for Cancer Research)
4:30 Discussion  
5:00 Poster viewing  
6:15 Bus Departure  
6:30 Reception Hilton Hotel

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