Friday, June 2
MRSEC Tutorials for graduate students and postdocs
Kersten Physics Teaching Center (KPTC)
5720 S. Ellis Ave.
1:30 pm Xiang Cheng and John Royer: "Granular Physics Future Preview"
2:00pm Xiao-Min Lin: "Nanoscience Research Activity and Facility at Argonne"
2:30pm Ward Lopes: "Journey From University to Industry"
Saturday, June 3
Jaeger Fest Symposium
Gordon Center for Integrative Science (GCIS)
929 E. 57th Street
8:00-8:30am Breakfast/ coffee
8:30-8:45am Opening remarks: Sid Nagel
Martin van Hecke: "Transformer"
Xiang Cheng: "A tribute to the Sandman”
Bob Behringer: “Fun in the sandbox with Heinrich”
Marc Miskin: "Graphene Origami'
Eric Corwin: “Gettin' jiggy wit it: Creating a Metafluid that is Newtonian, thermal, and entirely tunable”
Chris Murray: “Nanocrystal membranes and multilayer through liquid-interfacial assembly.”
Xiao-Min Lin: “A journey to Understand Nanoscale Trampoline”
12:05-1:00pm Informal discussions over lunch
Juan de Pablo: "TBD"
Raghu Parthasarathy: “Glimpses of Gut Microbes”
Troy Shinbrot: "Ballistic Segregation on Asteroids"
Andrea Liu: “Designing allostery-inspired response in disordered networks”
Itai Cohen: “Tunable shear thickening”
Matthias Moebius: “2D foams above the jamming transition”
John Royer: “Nano-scale surface forces in grains and suspensions”
Ying Liu: “From ultrathin granular films to single “grains” of superconductors”
Holger Grahn: “Why are Semiconductor Superlattices are Chaotic?”
Conclude at 5:15pm