Agenda

 
5th Annual ND Energy Research Symposium

Transitioning to a Cleaner, More Sustainable Energy Future through
Research and Scholarship at Notre Dame

 

Thursday, March 31
8:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
205/206/207 McKenna Hall

 

8:45-9:00 a.m. REGISTRATION AND MORNING REFRESHMENTS
9:00-11:45 a.m. MORNING RESEARCH PRESENTATIONS:
                        9:00 "Welcome and State of ND Energy"
Ginger E. Sigmon, Managing Director of ND Energy
                         9:30 "Formation and Redox Chemistry of Metal Polysulfanido Complexes for Sulfur Transfer Reactions"
Emily Tsui, Assistant Professor, Chemistry and Biochemistry
                       10:00 "The Design and Optimization of Integrated Energy Systems"
Alexander Dowling, Assistant Professor, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
                       10:30 BREAK
                       10:45 "Catalytic Hollow-Fiber Membranes as an Efficient and Scalable Process in Water Treatment"
Kyle Doudrick, Associate Professor, Civil and Environmental Engineering and Earth Sciences
                       11:15 "Navigating the Landscape of Advanced Materials"
Yamil Colón, Assistant Professor, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
12:00-1:15 p.m. LUNCHEON PRESENTATION:
"Bringing Notre Dame's Best Ideas to Market"
James Thompson, Associate Vice President for Innovation, and Steven Asiala, Faculty Engagement Associate, IDEA Center
1:30-4:30 p.m. AFTERNOON RESEARCH PRESENTATIONS: 
                         1:30 "Artificial Intelligence Optimizes Additive Manufacturing of Thermoelectrics"
Tengfei Luo, Professor, Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering
                         2:00 "Materials Engineering to Realize Innovative Technologies for Sustainability (MERITS) Fellow Development Program"
Jennifer Schaefer, Associate Professor, Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering
                         2:30 BREAK
                         3:00 POSTER PRESENTATIONS AND NETWORKING RECEPTION
4:45 - 5:00 p.m. POSTER AWARDS AND CLOSING REMARKS