2011 China-America Frontiers of Engineering Symposium

2011 China-America Frontiers of Engineering Program

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Co-Chair: Zhihua Zhong, Tongji University
March 27, 2011
07:30 PM – 09:30 PM
Oasis Restaurant and Patio
Registration/welcome reception
March 28, 2011 – March 27, 2011
06:30 AM
Oasis Restaurant and Patio
Breakfast at the hotel.
March 28, 2011
07:15 AM – 08:15 AM
Looping vans between hotel and Qualcomm
08:00 AM
Gather in hotel lobby to walk to Qualcomm
08:30 AM – 09:00 AM
Qualcomm Hall
Lance Davis, Executive Officer, NAE
Roberto Padovani, Executive Vice President and CTO, Qualcomm
Ji Zhou, President, Chinese Academy of Engineering

Opening Remarks:
Zhigang Suo, Committee co-chair (U.S.)
Zhihua Zhong, Committee co-chair(China)
09:00 AM – 10:30 AM
Ocean Engineering
Session organizer: Dr. Huajun Li, Professor, Ocean University of China
Session organizer: Dr. Leigh Shaw McCue-Weil, Associate Professor & Interim Chair, George Mason University
Technology Drivers for Deepwater: What is Coming Next
Mr. James Maher, President, Vulcan Offshore
New Technology Opens the Door for Deepwater Development
Dr. Dagang Zhang, Chief Engineer, Floating Systems, Vice President, Operations, China Offshore Oil Engineering Company
10:30 AM
11:00 AM – 12:30 PM
Ocean Engineering (cont.)
Measuring Flows in the Ocean: A Case for Further Sensor Development and Testing
Dr. Alexandra Techet, Professor of Mechanical and Ocean Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Applications of Computational Hydrodynamics in Ocean Engineering
Dr. Pengzhi Lin, Professor, Sichuan University
12:30 PM – 01:45 PM
S Cafe
01:45 PM – 02:30 PM
Poster Session I (#1’s stand by posters)
02:30 PM – 03:15 PM
Poster Session II (#2’s stand by posters)
03:15 PM
03:45 PM – 05:15 PM
Wireless Communication
Session organizer: Dr. Zhisheng Niu, Professor, Tsinghua University
Session organizer: Dr. John E. Smee, Vice President Engineering, Qualcomm Technologies Inc.
The Untethering of Information: Wideband High-Throughput Wireless Communication in the mm-Wave Bands
Dr. Ali Niknejad, Professor, University of California at Berkeley
Cognitive Wireless Communications: A Solution for Efficient Multiple Networks Coexistence
Dr. Wenhui Xiong, Associate Professor, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
05:15 PM
S Cafe
06:00 PM
N Patio
07:00 PM
N Lobby
Dr. Irwin M. Jacobs, Co-founder and Director, Qualcomm Inc.
Dinner Speech: "Innovations in Wireless Technology"
March 29, 2011 – March 28, 2011
06:30 AM
Oasis Restaurant and Patio
March 29, 2011
07:15 AM – 08:15 AM
Looping vans between hotel and Qualcomm (or walk)
08:30 AM – 08:35 AM
Greetings from Charles M. Vest, President, NAE
08:35 AM – 10:00 AM
Wireless Communication (cont.)
Next-Generation Wireless Communications: Telehealth
Dr. Urbashi Mitra, Professor, University of Southern California
Cooperative Wireless Networks for Better Green Services
Dr. Yang Yang, Professor, Chinese Academy of Sciences
10:00 AM
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Bioinspired Engineering
Session organizer: Dr. Jing Cheng, Professor, Tsinghua University School of Medicine
Session organizer: Dr. William L Murphy, Harvey D. Spangler Professor, University of Wisconsin, Madison
Molecular-level Bioinspired Engineering: Design and Preparation of New Synthetic Biomaterials for Regenerative Medicine
Dr. Timothy Deming, Professor, University of California, Los Angeles
Current Progress in Stem Cell Technology: Realistic Opportunity for a New Frontier in Personalized Medicine
Dr. Fanyi Zeng, Professor and Associate Director, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine
12:00 PM
S Cafe
01:00 PM – 02:30 PM
Bioinspired Engineering (cont.)
Bioinspired Microfluidic Approaches for Cell and Organism-based Applications
Dr. Jianhua Qin, Professor, Chinese Academy of Sciences
Bioinspired Tissue Engineering Approaches for the Formation of Complex Tissues
Dr. Helen H. Lu, Percy K. and Vida L.W. Hudson Professor, Columbia University
02:30 PM
03:00 PM
Tours at Qualcomm: Qualcomm Museum, QRC, and Manufacturing Floor
05:00 PM
S Cafe
March 30, 2011 – March 29, 2011
06:30 AM
Oasis Restaurant and Patio
March 30, 2011
07:15 AM – 08:15 AM
Looping vans between hotel and Qualcomm (or walk)
08:30 AM – 10:00 AM
Advanced Vehicles and Mobility
Session organizer: Dr. Weiwen Deng, Professor, Jinlin University
Session organizer: Dr. Madhu Raghavan, Group Manager, General Motors R&D
The Path to Commercial Autonomous Cars: The DARPA Urban Challenge
Dr. Paul Edmund Rybski, Senior Research Scientist, Neya Systems
Edison2’s Winning Solution for the X-Prize and the Future
Mr. Bradley W Jaeger, Founder and COO, Uncurb
10:00 AM
10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
Advanced Vehicles and Mobility (cont.)
Design of Forward Collision Warning Systems Using Relative Acceleration
Dr. Bo-Chiuan Chen, Associate Professor, National Taipei University of Technology
Enhanced Routing for Intermittently Connected Mobile Vehicular Network
Dr. Tianle Zhang, Associate Professor, Beijing University of Posts and Telecommunications
12:00 PM
12:30 PM
Buses Depart for the San Diego Airport