Ralph & Helen Oesper Symposium
Masks are required!
Friday, October 22, 2021
400 A-C Tangeman University Center (TUC)
|9:00||Anna Gudmundsdottir, Interim Head, Dept. of Chemsitry, University of Cincinnati
Welcome and Introductory remarks
|Session Chair: Neil Ayres|
|9:05||Noe Alvarez, University of Cincinnati
"Carbon Nanotubes: from synthesis and assembly into macromaterials to applications"
|9:45||Jian "Javen" Lin, University of Missouri, Columbia
"Close-Loop Material Development by Artificial Intelligence"
|10:25||Adam Rawlett, US Army Senior Scientist
"Science and Technology Research within the U.S. Army"
|Session Chair: Ashley Ross|
|11:15||Jorge Seminario, Texs A&M University
“Beyond Li-ion Batteries; an ab initio approach to their analysis, design and simulation”
|11:55||Jun Yao, University of Massachusetts at Amherst
"Green electronics made of protein nanowires"
|Session Chair: Jimmy Jiang|
|1:35||Cary Pint, Iowa State University
"Sustainable Synthesis of Carbon Nanomaterials from Atmospheric Carbon Dioxide and their use for Advanced Batteries"
|2:15||Alexander Sinitskii, University of Nebraska
“Atomically Precise Graphene Nanoribbons: From Synthesis to Applications”
|Session Chair: Ryan White|
|3:10||John van Leeuwen, Universal Matter Inc.
"Universal Matter: Commercializing Flash Graphene – a CEO’s perspective"
|3:50||Introduction of Oesper Awardee|
|4:00||James M. Tour, Rice University
"Flash Joule Heating for Preparative Chemistry: From Graphene to Soil Remediation, Battery Recycling and More"
|5:00||Poster Session & Reception, TUC Great Hall|
7:00 Banquet (reservations are required)
REGISTRATION EXTENDED UNTIL MONDAY, OCTOBER 18
|8:00||Alexander B. Morgan, University of Dayton Research Institute
"The Life and Accomplishments of Prof. James M. Tour"