Program

4:00 P.M.

WELCOME REMARKS

  • Pradeep K. Khosla
    Chancellor, UC San Diego

  • Elizabeth Simmons
    Executive Vice Chancellor, UC San Diego

  • Albert P. Pisano
    Dean, Jacobs School of Engineering

  • Steven Boggs
    Dean, Division of Physical Sciences

4:20 P.M.

IMDD OVERVIEW

  • Shirley Meng
    IMDD Director, will share her vision for the Institute.

  • Michael Sailor
    IMDD Co-Director, will introduce the new UC San Diego MRSEC

4:30 P.M.

KEYNOTE ADDRESS

  • M. Stanley Whittingham
    2019 Nobel Laureate, Distinguished Professor of Chemistry at Binghamton University

4:50 P.M.

SHORT DYNAMIC TECH TALKS

  • Computational/ Tod Pascal Assistant Professor of NanoEngineering

  • Biomaterials/ Nicole Steinmetz Professor of NanoEngineering

  • Quantum Materials/ Ivan Schuller Professor of Physics

  • Jungwoo Lee CTO, South 8 Technologies

5:18 P.M.

STUDENT SPOTLIGHT

  • Prab Bandaru, Director of the Materials Science Program and Professor of Mechanical Engineering Department, will introduce a student feature.

5:23 P.M.

CLOSING REMARKS AND TOAST

  • Shirley Meng IMDD Director, IMDD

  • Michael Sailor IMDD Co-Director, IMDD

*A brief virtual tour of the IMDD facilities will take place at the close of the ceremony.