Program  
 
  Opening

 

 
    8:00-9:00 AM

Registration & Continental Breakfast

Chad Mirkin, IIN Director
Welcome and Introduction

 
9:00-9:10
 
    Plenary Speaker  
    9:10-9:50

Nobel laureate Ahmed Zewail
Linus Pauling Chair Professor of Chemistry and Physics
California Institute of Technology

Title: Visualizing the Nano-World, From Atoms to Cells
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9:50-10:00 Q&A

 

    Session I Chair: Professor Chad Mirkin  
       
    10:00-10:40

James Heath
Elizabeth W. Gilloon Professor of Chemistry
California Institute of Technology

Title: Single Cell and Physical Approaches Towards Understanding Basic Tumor Properties
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10:40-10:50 Q&A

 

10:50-11:10 BREAK
       
    11:10-11:50

Carlos Bustamante
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator
Professor of Molecular & Biology, Physics, and Chemistry
University of California, Berkeley

Title: TBD
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11:50-1200 Q&A
    12:00-1:30 PM LUNCH BREAK  
       
    Session II Chair: Professor Milan Mrksich  
     
   

1:30-2:10

Takuzo Aida
Department of Chemistry and Biotechnology
School of Engineering
The University of Tokyo

Title: A Bridge from Molecular to Macroscopic Precision in Material Design
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2:10-2:20 Q&A
         
    2:20-3:00

Evelyn Hu
Gordon McKay Professor of Applied Physics and Electrical Engineering
Harvard University

Title: TBD
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3:00-3:10 Q&A
    3:10-3:30

BREAK

 
         
    3:30-4:10

Yet-Ming Chiang
Kyocera Professor of Ceramics
Massachusetts Institute of Technology

Title: TBD 
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4:10-4:20 Q&A
   

Reception

 
    4:20-6:00 In atrium outside of Grand Ballroom  
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