Nano Portfolio Program Spring 2013 Student Presentations

April 24, 2013
12:00 pmto3:20 pm

The Doctoral Portfolio Program in Nanoscience and Nanotechnology will be holding the Spring 2013 Student Presentations on Wednesday, April 24th beginning at noon in FNT 1.104.  Join us in support of our graduating students as they present their research for the chance to win a $500 cash prize!  Refreshments will be served.

See below for a schedule of presenters:

12:00 pm:  Joshua Katzenstein
“Self-diffusion of Poly(isobutyl methacrylate) in Thin Films”

12:20 pm:  Michael Ramon
“3GHz Graphene Frequency Doubler on Quartz Operating Beyond the Transit Frequency”

12:40 pm:  Chris Mann
“Mapping 3D Potential Fluctuations Due to Point Defects in Bi2Se3″

1:00 pm:  Rachit Agarwal
“Effect of Nanoimprinted Shape Specific Polymeric Particles on Cell Internalization”

1:20 pm:  Carl Magnuson
“Graphene Growth on Copper by Chemical Vapor Deposition”

1:40 pm:  Yu-Yen Huang
“Automated Nanomagnet-integrated Microfluidic Screening System for Highly Efficient Isolation of Circulating Tumor Cells”

2:00 pm:  Joe McCrate
“Characterization of Surface Sites on Silica Using Fluorescent Probes”

2:20 pm:  Charlotte Sanders
“Epitaxial Silver Film: A Superior Platform for Plasmonic Devices”

2:40 pm:  Ayou Hao
“Enhancing the Elongation at Break of Flame Retardant Polyamide 11 (PA-11)–Halloysite Nanotube (HNT) Nanocomposites”

3:00 pm:  Brandon Slaughter
“Temperature-Responsive Nanoparticles for Drug Delivery”