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Conference

We are pleased to announce that in addition to our Honorees, this conference will have lectures from 8 world-class carbon nanotechnology researchers:

  • Phaedon Avouris, IBM Fellow and Manager for Nanometer Scale Science and Technology at the Thomas J. Watson Research Center in New York
  • Marvin Cohen, University Professor at the University of California at Berkeley and a Senior Faculty Scientist at Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  • Hongjie Dai, J.G. Jackson-C.J. Wood Professor of Physics and Electrical Engineering at Stanford University
  • Mildred Dresselhaus, Institute Professor and Professor of Physics and Electrical Engineering at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology
  • Andre Geim, Professor of Condensed Matter Physics at the University of Manchester
  • Morinobu Endo, Professor of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, Faculty of Engineering at Shinshu University
  • Andreas Hirsch, Organic Chemistry Chair at the Friedrich-Alexander-Universitat Erlangen-Nurnberg
  • Donald Huffman, Professor Emeritus of Physics at The University of Arizona

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Preliminary Conference Format (details under construction):

  • Morning of Monday, October 11, 2010
    • Honorees discuss the buckyball discovery and future of carbon nanotechnology
     
  • Afternoon of Monday, October 11, 2010
    • Talks from 4 of the Invited Speakers above
     
  • Morning of Tuesday, October 12, 2010
    • Talks from 4 of the Invited Speakers above
     
  • Lunch of Tuesday, October 12, 2010
    • Keynote Speaker (to be announced)
     
  • Afternoon of Tuesday, October 12, 2010
    • Nanotechnology Satellite Conferences Begin - symposium topics will include aerospace, environment, medicine, energy and materials
    • Details and Call for Abstracts in March