Incorporating Technology


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9:30 A.M. Registration Opens


10:00 A.M. Welcome Remarks

Dr. Rein Ulijn, Director of the Nanoscience Initiative, ASRC

Mae Stover, NYC-EDC


10:30 A.M. 3D Printing Functional Materials and Devices

Michael McAlpine, University of Minnesota


11:00 A.M. Adaptive Biomimetic Pigments with Sequence-Encoded Properties

Ayala Lampel, Advanced Science Research Center, GC/CUNY, Peptide Pigments


11:30 A.M. Break


12:00 P.M. Edible Electronics: Materials & Structures for Ingestible Medical Devices

Christopher Bettinger, Carnegie Mellow University, Ancure LLC


12:30 P.M. Charge Transport in Self-Assembled Peptide Fibrils

Nurit Ashkenasy, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev


1:00 P.M. From single-molecule biophysics to neural interfaces – the case for CMOS bioelectronics

Kenneth Shepard, Columbia University, Ferric, Inc., Quicksilver Biosciences


1:30 PM Lunch


2:30 PM Bio-inspired Adaptive Coatings

Leila Deravi, Northeastern University


3:00 PM Dynamic and reconfigurable supramolecular biomaterials derived from hydrogen bonding and quadrupolar interactions of hybrid peptide/pi-electron molecules

J.D. Tovar, John Hopkins University


3:30 P.M. Break


4:00 P.M. Commercialization of Nanotechnology Panel Discussion

Moderated by: Milan Begliarbekov

Panelists: Ayala Lampel, Kenneth Shepard, Chris Bettinger


5:00 P.M. Reception and Poster Presentation


7:00 P.M. Close


Student Poster Presentations

Poster Number Presenter Title
1 ASRC Nanofab Nanofabrication Facility
3 Christian Cupo Non-Invasive Nanosenser Probe for Fatty Liver Disease Drug Development and Diagnosis
4 Tong Wang Imaging Suite Facility
5 Sankarsan Biswas O2 Generation in Supramolecular Polymer Gel for Asymmetric Photocatalysis
6 Fernando Bravo Binding Studies and Anti-Zika Activity of Synthetic Carbohydrate Receptors
7 Yao Wang Methods To Generate Tri-block Protein Polymer Hydrogels and Explore Surface Patterning Functionalities
8 Tai-De Li Surface Science Facility
9 Lane Gilchrist Cell-to-Cell Ligand Display Mediated by Fusion with Proteolipobead Cell Prosthetics
11 Mohit Kumar Amino-acid encoded self-assembly for transient conducting nanostructures
12 Jessie Perrin Dibble Electronic Peptide Hydrogels for Directing Stem-Cell Fates