2008 US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium

The fourteenth annual US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium was held in Albuquerque, New Mexico in September, 2008.  Chaired by Julia M. Phillips, Director, Physical, Chemical, and Nano Sciences Center, Sandia National Laboratories, the meeting featured sessions on Drug delivery systems, Emerging nanoelectronic devices, Cognitive engineering, and Understanding and Countering the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction.

US 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 2008 USFOE Symposium.

September 18, 2008 – September 20, 2008
Sandia National Laboratories/ University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, New Mexico