3rd annual conference on
Micro & Nano-scale Science for Addressing Grand Challenges


The conference on Micro & Nanoscale Science for Addressing Grand Challenges will serve as a platform to bring together students and faculty at Purdue to discuss emerging areas where light is harnessed to address Grand challenges facing our world. The conference will feature Invited Talks by Purdue graduate students and post-docs conducting high-caliber research based on light, with emphasis on the big picture of the overall research area, what has been accomplished, and what grand challenges are still been faced in the field. The topics to be covered in this year’s conference include: Life Science, Quantum Photonics, Thermal Engineering, and Microelectromechanical Systems.

Workshop Format

All the talks are invited with each talk lasting for 25 minutes (15 mins presentation and 10 mins Q&A). This workshop is designed as a brainstorming event, and each talk is expected to include some emphasis on the challenges still being faced in the field, which if addressed would result in a major breakthrough that would positively impact our world.

Dates and Locations

Add to Calendar 04/12/2018 08:00 AM 04/12/2018 07:30 PM America/New_York Grand Challenges Purdue 2018 3rd annual conference on Micro & Nano-scale Science for Addressing Grand Challenges Birck Nanotechnology Center Deesha Shah info@grandchallengespurdue.org true MM/DD/YYYY

The conference will be held on 2018 at Purdue University and will take place at the Birck Nanotechnology Center located in the Purdue Discovery Park.

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