2014 EU-US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium

Program

November 9, 2014
07:30 PM
The Garden
Registration/welcome reception at hotel
November 10, 2014
07:00 AM
The Garden
Breakfast at hotel
08:30 AM
Metropole Room
Welcome
C.D. Mote, Jr ., President, National Academy of Engineering
Michael P. Delaney , Vice President of Engineering, Boeing
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Co-chair: Dr. Yves Caseau, Head, AXA
Co-chair: Dr. Christodoulos A. Floudas, Director, Texas A&M Energy Institute and Erle Nye '59 Chair Professor for Engng Excellence, Texas A&M University-College Station
09:00 AM
Smart Homes
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Session co-chair: Dr. Stephen S Intille, Associate Professor, Northeastern University
Towards Ubiquitous Connected Objects that also Connect Outside the Home
Mr. Nicolas Sornin, Technical director, Semtech
New Approaches to Sensing in the Home
Dr. Shwetak Patel, Washington Research Foundation Entrepreneurship Endowed Professor, University of Washington
10:30 AM
Metropole Foyer
Break
11:00 AM
Smart Homes (cont.)
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Smart Environments as a Decision-Support Framework
Dr. Aaron S Crandall, Clinical Associate Professor, Washington State University
Contributing to a Carbon-Free Economy with Smarter Homes
Mr. Mihai Petcu, Principal, Coda Strategies
12:30 PM
The Garden
Lunch
01:30 PM
Poster Session I (Group 1)
02:15 PM
Poster Session II (Group 2)
03:00 PM
Break
03:45 PM
Energy Storage Across Scales: Energy Storage as the Cornerstone of Renewables, Mobility, and Smart Grids
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Session co-chair: Dr. Malte Behrens, Professor, University of Duisburg-Essen
Session co-chair: Dr. Davion Hill, Vice Chair at Large, NYBEST - Freelance
Batteries on the Grid: Opportunities, Challenges, and New Technologies
Dr. Colin Wessells, CEO, Natron Energy
Safety in Lithium Ion Batteries: State-of-the-Art in Separators
Dr. Brian Morin, CEO, Soteria Battery Innovation Group
05:15 PM
Break
06:00 PM
The Garden
Dinner
07:00 PM
Dinner Speech: Driving Innovation: The Future of Materials Development
Greg Hyslop , Vice President and General Manager, Boeing Research and Technology
November 11, 2014
06:30 AM
Breakfast
08:00 AM
Energy Storage Across Scales: Energy Storage as the Cornerstone of Renewables, Mobility, and Smart Grids (cont.)
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Options for Chemical Storage of Renewable Energy
Chemical Energy Storage: Bridging Catalyst and Process Design
Dr. Regina Palkovits, Professor, RWTH Aachen University
09:30 AM
Break
10:00 AM
Atoms to Airplanes: Designer/Engineered Aerospace Materials
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Session co-chair: Dr. Brian George Falzon, Bombardier/Royal Academy of Engineering Research Chair, Queen’s University Belfast
Session co-chair: Dr. Weidong Song, Principal Technologist, Advanced Materials & Manufacturing, Blue Origin
Engineering Low-Dimensional Carbon for Aerospace Composites
Dr. Ian A. Kinloch, Professor, The University of Manchester
Architected Cellular Materials: Designing Lighter and Stronger Materials
Dr. Tobias A. Schaedler, Director, HRL Laboratories
Modeling of Fracture Across Scales and Time
Dr. Stéphane Pierre Alain Bordas, Head of Computational and Data Sciences, University of Luxembourg
11:45 AM
Lunch
12:45 PM
Atoms to Airplanes: Designer/Engineered Aerospace Materials (cont.)
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Multiscale Modeling of Airplane Structures
William Grosse, Structural Engineer, The Boeing Company
Panel Discussion
02:00 PM
Break
02:15 PM
Depart for tour
03:30 PM
Tour of Everett Plant
06:00 PM
Museum of Flight
Dinner
November 12, 2014
07:00 AM
Breakfast
08:30 AM
Protein Design for Therapeutic and Biotech Applications
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Session co-chair: Dr. Isabelle André, Research Director, CNRS, LISBP, INSA-CNRS-INRA
Session co-chair: Dr. Carlos J Camacho, Associate Professor, University of Pittsburgh
Transformative Products Toward a Sustainable Future
Daniela Grabs-Rothlisberger, Chief Scientific Officer, Arzeda Corp
New Concepts and Software Tools for Rational Design of Enzymes
Dr. Jiri Damborsky, Professor, Masaryk University
10:00 AM
Break
10:30 AM
Protein Design for Therapeutic and Biotech Applications
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Chemico-allosteric Control of Kinase Activity in Living Cells
Dr. Nikolay V Dokholyan, G. Thomas Passananti Professor, Pennsylvania State University College of Medicine
11:15 AM
Lunch
11:30 AM
Shuttle Bus departs for airport
03:30 PM
Shuttle Bus departs for airport