2019 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

Other Events

  • Symposium Assistant Training

    Sunday, December 1
    6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Independence West

    MRS staff will conduct a PowerPoint training presentation for Symposium Assistants. Any applicant who has received Symposium Assistant assignments should attend this training to receive instructions regarding their responsibilities.

  • MRS University Chapter Representatives Meeting

    Monday, December 2
    5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
    Sheraton, 5th Floor, Public Garden

    This brief meeting will discuss the MRS University Chapters Program. Current Chapter officers, faculty advisors and students who wish to form a University Chapter should attend.

  • Plenary Session Featuring The Fred Kavli Distinguished Lectureship in Materials Science

    Monday, December 2
    6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
    Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Grand Ballroom

    Sharon C. Glotzer, University of Michigan, will present Engineering Matter Across Scales.

  • Poster Session—Attendee Viewing

    Monday, December 2
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Hynes, Level 1, Hall B

  • More than Pretty Pictures—The Importance of Creating Compelling and Honest Visuals

    Tuesday, December 3
    9:30 am – 10:30 am
    Hynes, Level 2, The Hub Stage–Hall D

    Graphics, images and figures – visual representations of scientific data and concepts – are critical components of science and engineering research. They communicate in ways that words cannot. They can clarify or strengthen an argument and spur interest into the research process.

  • Poster Session—Attendee Viewing

    Tuesday, December 3
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Hynes, Level 1, Hall B

  • Nanocarbons Through the Artist's Lens

    Wednesday, December 4
    9:00 am – 10:00 am
    Hynes, Level 2, The Hub Stage–Hall D

    Daniel Heller and Joseph Cohen collaborated to develop carbon nanotube-based paints that allow paintings to be imaged in the near-infrared (IR), resulting in a painting that looks one way to the observer in visible wavelengths, and differently upon imaging in the near-IR.

  • Meet Your New Faculty Candidate—Poster Session

    Wednesday, December 4
    4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
    Hynes, Level 2, The Hub–Hall D

    This event is an opportunity for faculty candidates to showcase their research in a poster session while networking with recruiters and search committees.

  • Poster Session—Attendee Viewing

    Wednesday, December 4
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Hynes, Level 1, Hall B

  • PREM Research Scholars Summit Poster Session

    Wednesday, December 4
    8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
    Hynes, Level 1, Hall B

    Join us in supporting the participants of the PREM Research Scholars Summit as they present their advances in scientific research and prepare for their careers as materials scientists. Visit the students during regular Poster Session hours, Wednesday evening in the Poster Hall.

  • Bridging the Gap Between Academia and Industry in Electronics and Photonics Workshop

    Thursday, December 5
    8:30 am – 5:00 pm
    Hynes, Level 1, Room 105

    The National Network for Manufacturing Innovation, an initiative to accelerate U.S. advanced manufacturing, focuses on catalyzing the development of new technologies, educational competencies, production processes and products via shared contributions from the public/private sectors and academia.

  • Poster Session—Attendee Viewing

    Thursday, December 5
    8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
    Hynes, Level 1, Hall B

  • Bridging the Gap Between Academia and Industry in Electronics and Photonics Workshop

    Friday, December 6
    8:30 am – 12:00 pm
    Hynes, Level 1, Room 105

    The National Network for Manufacturing Innovation, an initiative to accelerate U.S. advanced manufacturing, focuses on catalyzing the development of new technologies, educational competencies, production processes and products via shared contributions from the public/private sectors and academia.

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