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Extraterrestrial Organic Analyzers: Microfluidic Approaches to Astrobiology’s Questions - Amanda Stockton

Microfluidics offers multiple unique and powerful tools with which to address astrobiology’s big questions, including “Is there life beyond Earth?” One key microfluidic technology…

From  Katie Gentilello on February 28th, 2017 10 plays 0  

Sean Carroll - The Origin of the Universe and the Arrow of Time

One of the most obvious facts about the universe is that the past is different from the future. We can remember yesterday, but not tomorrow; we can turn an egg into an omelet, but can't turn an…

From  Katie Gentilello on February 28th, 2017 24 plays 0  

Advances in Ion Trap Quantum Computing - Spencer Fallek

With the advent of very-large-scale integration (VLSI), we have seen incredible improvements in computational power over the past four decades. However, there are certain problems which are…

From  Katie Gentilello on February 28th, 2017 7 plays 0  

To What Extent Can Complex Two‐Phase Transport Be Manipulated at Micro/Nanoscale? - Chen Li

Two-phase transport is promising in addressing the cooling challenges facing high power microelectronics. Through evaporation of latent heat, two-phase heat transfer can enable a uniform…

From  Katie Gentilello on February 28th, 2017 4 plays 0  

Commercialization and Public Values Implications of Nanotechnology - Jan Youtie

This talk defines public values and examines how these values can be mapped into the Innovation Corps (I-Corps) program in the context of the emergence of nanotechnology. I-Corps is a program begun…

From  Katie Gentilello on February 28th, 2017 8 plays 0  

Pathways to Improved Performance of Electrochemical Systems Through an Understanding of Dynamic Materials Processes - Matt McDowell

Dynamic materials processes such as phase transformations, corrosion, and nucleation/growth can play key roles during operation of devices for electrochemical energy storage and conversion; often,…

From  Katie Gentilello on February 28th, 2017 4 plays 0  

Structure – Process - Property Relationships Governing Solution Processed Semiconductor Performance - Elsa Reichmanis

Polymeric semiconductors are promising materials for the commercialization of large‐area, low‐cost and flexible electronics. Their electrical properties are extremely sensitive to structure at…

From  Katie Gentilello on February 28th, 2017 3 plays 0  

Healthy Dissent: Urban Ecologies and the Art of Relational Politics - Michael J. Montoya

Michael J. Montoya presents the Spring Public Lecture of the Working Group on Race and Racism in Contemporary Biomedicine, an interdisciplinary and cross-institution initiative supported by GT-FIRE.…

From  Katie Gentilello on February 28th, 2017 8 plays 0  

Inkjet‐/3D‐Printed Paper/Polymer‐Based "Green" RFID and Wireless Sensor Nodes: The Final Step to Bridge Cognitive Intelligence - Manos M. Tentzeris

In this talk, inkjet-printed flexible antennas, RF electronics and sensors fabricated on paper and other polymer (e.g.LCP) substrates are introduced as a system-level solution for ultra-low-cost mass…

From  Katie Gentilello on February 28th, 2017 4 plays 0