The 2009 U.S. Frontiers of Engineering meeting was held at the Arnold and Mabel Beckman Center in Irvine, California on September 10-12. The meeing included sessions on engineering tools for scientific discovery, nano/micro photonics and new applications, engineering the healthcare delivery system, and resilient and sustainable infrastructures.
U.S. Frontiers of Engineering is an annual meeting that brings together 100 of the nation's outstanding young engineers (ages 30-45) from industry, academia, and government to discuss pioneering technical and leading-edge research in various engineering fields and industry sectors. Participation is by invitation following a competitive nomination and selection process.
The National Academy of Engineering would like to express its gratitude to a number of meeting sponsors for their support of the 2009 USFOE Symposium.