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Grand Opening of UC Irvine Materials Research Institute (IMRI) 

Date: 
2018-05-21 07:45

Grand Opening of UC Irvine Materials Research Institute (IMRI) and The First International Symposium on Advanced Electron Microscopy and Spectroscopy (ISAMS-1) will be held on June 6-8 in Calit2 Auditorium at University of California, Irvine

Registration and information here: http://sites.uci.edu/isams1/

 

 


    Tuesday, June 5, 2018

    Location: Wyndham Hotel • Irvine

    • 6 pm – 8 pm: Reception/Happy Hour hosted by JEOL

    Wednesday, June 6, 2018

    Location: CALIT2 Auditorium
    Registration starts at 7:30 am at CALIT2
    Symposium continues at 8:30 am at CALIT2 auditorium
    Sign up for demos  and lab tour at registration table

    • 8:30 – 8:35am: Opening remarks (Xiaoqing Pan)
    • 8:35 – 9:00 am: Welcome remarks (Dean Washington)
    Session I: TEM advancement in materials research
    Chair: Xiaoqing Pan
    • 9:00 – 9:30 am: Stephen Pennycook, National University of Singapore
      New Insights into Materials with the NUS ARM
    • 9:30 – 10:00 am: Rafal E. Dunin-Borkowski, Institute for Microstructure Research
      Towards Three-Dimensional Characterization of Magnetic Moments Inside Individual Nanocrystals in the Transmission Electron Microscope
    • 10:00 – 10:30 am: Xiaoqing Pan, University of California, Irvine
      Probing the Atomic Structure and Dynamic Behaviors of Materials by In-situ Transmission Electron Microscopy
    • 10:30 – 11:00 am: Break
    Chair: Martha MeCartney
    • 11:00 – 11:30 am: Tracy Lovejoy, Nion
      Ultra-High Energy and Spatial Resolution STEM-EELS
    • 11:30 am – Noon: Naoya Shibata, University of Tokyo
      Aberration-corrected DPC STEM for Materials Research
      Noon – 12:30 pm: Xiuliang Ma, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences
      Atomic Mapping of Domains and Interfacial Structures in Ferroelectric Films
    • 12:30 – 1:30 pm: Lunch
    Session II: In situ TEM (1)
    Chair: Reg Penner
    • 1:30 – 2:00 pm: Andrew M. Minor, University of California, Berkeley
      Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
      New Modes of Imaging for In-situ TEM Nanomechanical Testing
    • 2:00 – 2:30 pm: Robert F. Klie, University of Illinois, Chicago
      In-situ Materials Characterization at High Spatial Resolution: 2D Materials Based Liquid-Cell Microscopy
    • 2:30 – 3:00 pm: Haimei Zheng, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
      Materials Transformations in Liquid and Gas Environment
    • 3:00 – 3:30 pm: Joerg Jinschek, Ohio State University
      Understand Dynamic Processes and Structure-property Relationships in Nanomaterials Using In-situ Electron Microscopy
    • 3:30 – 4:00 pm: Break
    Chair: Toshi Aoki
    • 4:00 – 4:30 pm: Ilke Arslan, Argonne National Laboratory
      Advanced Measurements on the Nanoscale Enabled by Technique Development in the Scanning Transmission Electron Microscope
    • 4:30 – 5:00 pm: Peter A. Crozier, Arizona State University
      In-Situ and Operando Electron Microscopy Imaging and Spectroscopy of Catalysts
    • 5:00 – 5:30 pm: Eric A Stach, University of Pennsylvania
      Using Operando Characterization, Data Analytics, and Artificial Intelligence to
      Understand Mechanistic Links between Processing and Structure
    • 5:30 – 5:50 pm: Qiang Xu, DENS Solutions
      Correlative Imaging of Catalysts at Working State
    • 5:50 – 6:10 pm: John Damiano, Protochips
      Optimizing In-situ TEM/STEM for EDS
    • 6:30 – 8:30 pm: Banquet (tickets required)

    Thursday, June 7, 2018

    Ribbon Cutting Ceremony:  Location: In Front of Engineering Hall
    Symposium continues at 11 am at CALIT2 auditorium
    Registration starts at 8:00 am at CALIT2
    Sign up for demos and lab tour at registration table

    Grand Opening of UC Irvine Materials Research Institute (IMRI)
    Chair: Xiaoqing Pan
    • 9:00 – 9:15 am: Welcome to Guests and Introduction of IMRI (Xiaoqing Pan)
    • 9:15 – 9:25 am: Opening remark (Chancellor Howard Gillman)
    • 9:25 – 9:35 am: Remark (Executive Vice Chancellor and Provost Enrique Lavernia)
    • 9:35 – 9:45 am: Remark by Vendors (JEOL/NION/Gatan/Tescan)
    • 9:45 – 10:00 am: Ribbon cutting and group photo
    • 10:00 – 11:00 am: Lab Tour & Break
    Session II: In situ TEM (2)
    Chair: Daniel Mumm
    • 11:00 – 11:30 am: Robert Sinclair, Stanford University
      In-situ High Resolution and Environmental Electron
      Microscopy Studies of Material Reactions
    • 11:30 am – Noon: Julie Schoenung, University of California, Irvine
      Application of Advanced Microscopy Techniques to
      Reveal Characteristics of Ceramic/Metal Interfaces
    • Noon – 12:30 pm: Special presentation: Multi-scale Materials Research Facilities and Network
      Charles Ying, Program Director, Materials Innovation Platforms (MIP) & National Facilities and Instrumentations (NaFI), Division of Materials Research, NSF
    • 12:30 – 1:30 pm: Lunch
    Session III: Electron Energy-Loss Spectroscopy
    Chair: Phil Collins
    • 1:30 – 2:00 pm: Philip E. Batson, Rutgers
      Phonon Spectroscopy and Mapping in Nanostructures
    • 2:00 – 2:30 pm: Juan-Carlos Idrobo, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
      Towards a New Era in Imaging and Spectroscopy in the STEM:
      Probing Magnetism, Temperature & Anharmonicity at the Nanoscale
    • 2:30 – 3:00 pm: Christian Dwyer, Arizona State University
      Prospects of Vibrational Mapping in the STEM
    • 3:00 – 3:30 pm: Mitra Taheri, Drexel University
      Implications of Direct Detection Electron Energy-loss Spectroscopy
      (DD-EELS) for In-situ TEM: Challenges and Opportunities
    • 3:30 – 4:00 pm: Break
    Session IV: Imaging and Spectroscopy (1)
    Chair: Ruqian Wu
    • 4:00 – 4:30 pm: Jianwei Miao, University of California, Los Angeles
      Atomic Electron Tomography: Probing 3D Structure and
      Material Properties at the Single-Atom Level
    • 4:30 – 5:00 pm: Tina Scheu, Max Planck Institut fur Eisenforschung
      Combining Ultimate Resolution: Cs Corrected STEM and
      3D Atom Probe Tomography
    • 5:00 – 5:30 pm: David C. Bell, Harvard University
      Identifying Topological Materials for Quantum Computing Applications with Advanced Electron Microscopy
    • 5:30 – 6:00 pm: Holland Cheng, University of California, Davis
      Multimodal Imaging and Convolutional Neural Network for Nanomedicine

    Friday, June 8, 2018

    Location: CALIT2 Auditorium
    Registration starts at 8:00 am at CALIT2
    Symposium continues at 8:30 am at CALIT2 auditorium
    Sign up for demos at registration table

    Session IV: Imaging and Spectroscopy (2)
    Chair: John Hemminger
    • 8:30 – 9:00 am: Susanne Stemmer, University of California, Santa Barbara
      Understanding Point Defects in Complex Oxides Using Quantitative STEM
    • 9:00 – 9:30 am: Yimei Zhu, Brookhaven National Laboratory
      Topological Vortices and Charge-Lattice Interactions in Multiferroic Oxides
    • 9:30 – 10:00 am: Huolin Xin, Brookhaven National Laboratory
      Five-Dimensional Transmission Electron Microscopy
    • 10:00 – 10:30 am: Peng Wang, Nanjing University
      Electron Ptychography
    • 10:30 – 10:50 am: Break
    Chair: Regina Ragan
    • 10:50 – 11:10 am:  Hidetaka Sawada, JEOL
      Enhancement of Image Resolution and Analytical Sensitivity
      by Latest Technology in STEM and TEM
    • 11:10 – 11:30 am: Ray D. Twesten, Gatan
      Electron Counting Detectors for Imaging and Spectroscopy
    • 11:30 – Noon: Wu Zhou, University of Chinese Academy of Sciences
      Interplay of Strain and Lattice Structure in Novel 2D Semiconductors
    • Noon – 12:30 pm: Peng Gao, Peking University
      Electron Microscopy Laboratory at PKU
    • 12:30 – 1:30 pm: Lunch
    Session V: Cryo TEM for Biological Science
    Chairs: Thomas Poulos and Celia Goulding

    1:30 – 2:00 pm: Grant Jensen, Caltech
    Structural Biology in vivo through Electron Cryotomography

    2:00 – 2:30 pm: Andrew Ward, Scripps Institute
    Structure-based Vaccine Design

    2:30 – 3:00 pm: Tamir Gonen, University of California, Los Angeles
    MicroED: Conception, Practice and Future Opportunities

    3:00 – 3:15 pm: Break

    3:15 – 3:45 pm: Elizabeth Villa, University of California, San Diego
    Opening Windows into the Cell:   Bringing Structure to Cell Biology
    with Cryo-Electron Tomography

    3:45 – 4:15 pm: Jose Rodriguez, University of California, Los Angeles
    Atomic Resolution MicroED of Amyloid Assemblies

    4:15 – 4:30 pm: Shane Gonen, University of California, San Francisco
    Harnessing the Potential of Cryo-EM through Protein Design

    4:30 – 4:40 pm: Closing remarks


    Demo Schedule:

    Wednesday, 1:30 – 3:30 pm: K2 EELS & STEMx (Gatan)

    Thursday, 1:30 – 3:30 pm: In-Situ TEM using Gas Cell (DenzSolution)

    Friday, 11:00 – 12:30 pm: In-Situ TEM using MEMS heating (Protochips)