Symposium X—John M. Martinis
Monday, November 2912:15 pm - 1:15 pmSheraton, 2nd Floor, Grand Ballroom
John M. Martinis, University of California, Santa Barbara, will present Materials for Superconducting Qubits.
Real-Life Challenges and Opportunities in Sustainable Product Design Seminar
Monday, November 295:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Hynes, Level 2, Room 209
Learn how to incorporate sustainability principles into your research in a more comprehensive way while considering the real-world application of these principles to product design and manufacturing.
Plenary Session Featuring The Fred Kavli Distinguished Lectureship in Materials Science
Tuesday, November 309:00 am - 10:00 amSheraton, 2nd Floor, Grand Ballroom
Sir J. Fraser Stoddart, Northwestern University, will present.
Symposium X—M. Stanley Whittingham
Tuesday, November 3012:15 pm - 1:15 pmSheraton, 2nd Floor, Grand Ballroom
M. Stanley Whittingham, Binghamton University, The State University of New York, will present The Lithium Battery: From a Dream to Readiness to Take-On Climate Change—The Materials Challenges.
Essentials of Getting Your Work Published
Tuesday, November 305:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Grand Ballroom
This interactive how-to session highlights the fundamentals of successful scientific publishing from MRS journal Editors-in-Chief and other respected scientific journal professionals.
Tuesday, November 305:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Hampton
Poster Session—Attendee Viewing
Tuesday, November 308:00 pm - 10:00 pmHynes, Level 1, Hall B
Best Poster Winners Announcement
Tuesday, November 308:15 pmHynes, Level 1, Hall B
Join us as Poster Winners are announced.
Von Hippel Award Talk
Wednesday, December 19:00 am - 10:00 amSheraton, 2nd Floor, Grand Ballroom
Harry Atwater, California Institute of Technology, will present Trip the Light Fantastic.
NSF-DMR Materials Innovation Platform Forum
Wednesday, December 110:30 am – 3:00 pmSheraton, 3rd Floor, Fairfax
This event will showcase the successes and unique capabilities of Materials Innovation Platform national user facilities.
Symposium X—Pupa Gilbert
Wednesday, December 112:15 pm - 1:15 pmSheraton, 2nd Floor, Grand Ballroom
Pupa Gilbert, University of Wisconsin-Madison and Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, will present Diverse But Convergent Mesostructure in Biominerals.
Meet the New Faculty Candidates
Wednesday, December 14:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Hynes, Level 2, Hall D
Join us for our Live Poster Session, where you can interact with new faculty candidates as they present their research and qualifications. Don't miss out on your opportunity to connect with your peers and enjoy a refreshing selection of snacks and beverages at our Live Networking Reception.
Wednesday, December 18:00 pm - 10:00 pmHynes, Level 1, Hall B
Wednesday, December 18:15 pm Hynes, Level 1, Hall B
Join us as the Poster winners are announced.
David Turnbull Lectureship
Thursday, December 29:00 am - 10:00 amSheraton, 2nd Floor, Grand Ballroom
Nicholas A. Kotov, University of Michigan, will present Nanoscale Biomemetics: From Self-Assembled Nanocomposites to Chiral Nanostructures.
Thursday, December 28:00 pm - 10:00 pmHynes, Level 1, Hall B
Thursday, December 28:15 pm Hynes, Level 1, Hall B
Friday, December 311:00 am – 12:30 pm
PowerPoint Karaoke challenges both the author of the slide and the presenter to improve their communication skills. Please join us for this fun virtual event that is open to the global MRS community. (Preregistration is required.)