FIP Annual Symposium - Materials & Photonics: Advancing The World

Date: 
Monday, 11 March 2019 - 8:00am
Location: 
Fitzpatrick Center Schiciano Auditorium

The 2019 meeting program will include lectures from distinguished speakers, contributed papers and posters by investigators from Duke University and other academic and industrial institutions. Special Theme: Materials & Photonics: Advancing the World Symposium Keynote Speaker Shuji Nakamura, PhDDr. Shuji Nakamura Nobel Laureate in Physics (2014) CREE Distinguished Professor, Materials Department Research Director for the Solid-State Lighting & Energy Electronics Center University of California, Santa Barbara Dr. Nakamura was awarded the Nobel Prize in Physics (2014) for the invention of efficient blue light-emitting diodes which has enabled bright and energy-saving white sources. Plenary Speakers Charles M. Lieber, PhD Joshua & Beth Friedman University Professor Department of Chemistry & Chemical Biology Harvard University Dr. Ulrich B. Wiesner, PhD Spencer T. Olin Professor of Engineering Department of Materials Science of Engineering Cornell University