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AFRL + CHTM Nanoconference

A Day of Discussion

Scientists from the Air Force Research Laboratory are invited to CHTM for a day of discussion of our research and recent projects so that all may learn about each others' current work.

 

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Friday, March 31 • 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. • CHTM 101  /  Social Hour 3 - 4 p.m.

 


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Program

8:00 a.m - 8:30 a.m.

Continental Breakfast & Check-In

8:45 a.m - 9:00 a.m.

Opening Remarks


9:00 a.m - 9:15 a.m.

microtalk 1

Nanofabrication Facility Operations
CHTM: Dr. Tito Busani

9:15 a.m - 9:30 a.m.

microtalk 2

Semiconductor Research at CHTM
CHTM: Dr. Ganesh Balakrishnan

9:30 a.m - 9:45 a.m.

microtalk 3

Electronics and Sensors for Space
AFRL: Dr. David Cardimona

9:45 a.m - 10:00 a.m.

Discussion & Coffee


10:00 a.m - 10:30 a.m.

microtalk 4, 5

Advanced Electro-Optic Space Sensors
AFRL: Dr. Vincent Cowan, Dr. Christian Morath, Dr. Danhong Huang, Dr. Preston Webster, Mr. Geoffrey Jenkins, Dr. Elizabeth Steenbergen, Dr. John Hubbs

10:30 a.m - 10:45 a.m.

microtalk 6

HVPE Generation of Ultra-Low Cost Space Solar Cells with Efficiency and Performance Metrics Exceeding Silicon
AFRL: Dr. Bernard Carpenter

10:45 a.m - 11:00 a.m.

Discussion & Coffee


11:00 a.m - 11:30 a.m.

microtalk 7, 8

Advanced Space Power
AFRL: Dr. Geoffrey K. Bradshaw, Dr. Kyle Montgomery, Dr. David Wilt

11:30 a.m - 11:45 a.m.

microtalk 9

Single-Molecule Devices: Materials, Structures and Characteristics
AFRL: Dr. Ashwani Sharma

11:45 a.m - 12:00 p.m.

Discussion & Coffee


12:00 p.m - 1:00 p.m.

Lunch


1:00 p.m - 1:15 p.m.

microtalk 10

Density Functional Calculations of Defect Levels and Band Gaps in Cubic and Hexagonal SiC and GaN Using the Local Moment Counter Charge Technique
AFRL: Dr. Arthur H. Edwards

1:15 p.m - 1:30 p.m.

microtalk 11

Benchmarking Image Processing for Space: Introducing the SPACER Architecture Laboratory
AFRL: Dr. Andrew C. Pineda

1:30 p.m - 1:45 p.m.

microtalk 12

Quantum Cascade Laser Research at RD
AFRL: Dr. Ron Kaspi

1:45 p.m - 2:00 p.m.

Discussion & Coffee


2:00 p.m - 2:15 p.m.

microtalk 13

Optical Atomic Clocks: Ultra-Precise Instruments for Science and Technology
AFRL: Dr. Nathan Lemke

2:15 p.m - 2:30 p.m.

microtalk 14

Beam projection and compensation in the presence of distributed-volume atmospheric aberrations
AFRL: Dr. Mark Spencer

2:30 p.m - 2:45 p.m.

microtalk 15

High Power Fiber Lasers at AFRL
AFRL: Dr. Angel Flores

2:45 p.m - 3:00 p.m.

Closing Remarks


3:00 p.m - 4:00 p.m.

Social Hour & Refreshments



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