NYSAPPS 2016
 

For NYSS APS information, contact:
Bruce White
bwhite@binghamton.edu

AGENDA / PROGRAM
Location: CBIS Auditorium at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute
Friday November 11:
  8:30 - 9:00  
APS Executive Board Breakfast (Room: CBIS-4353)
  9:00 - Noon  
APS Executive Board Meeting (Room: CBIS-4353)
  Noon   Registration - (Atrium outside CBIS Auditorium)
  1:00 - 1:15   Opening Remarks:
Session I    
    1:15 - 2:00   Damien West, RPI
“Theoretical modeling of equilibrium and dynamic properties of 2D materials”
  2:00 - 2:45   Xi Ling, BU
“In-plane anisotropic optical properties of low-symmetry layered materials”
  2:45 - 3:00   Coffee Break
Session II    
    3:00 - 3:45   Nick Vamivakas, Rochester
“Solid-state quantum optics with atomically thin material”
    3:45 - 4:30   Anna Laura Elias, PSU
“Synthesis and integration of TMDs in nonlinear optical devices”
  4:30 - 6:00   Poster Viewing, Networking, and Refreshments plus cash bar
(Atrium of CBIS auditorium)
  6:00 - 7:15   Banquet (Sage Dining Hall)
  7:15 - 8:00  
Keynote Speaker: Dr. Mildred Dresselhaus, MIT
"Past, Present and Future of Condensed Matter Physics"
Saturday November 12:
  8:30 - 9:-00  
Breakfast - Bagels, Fruit, Coffee Juice (Atrium outside CBIS Auditorium)
Session III    
    9:00 - 9:45   Eva Andrei, Rutgers - “The Physics of Imperfect Graphene”
    9:45 - 10:30   Joan Redwing, PSU
“Epitaxy of 2D Materials:¬† Challenges and New Approaches”
    10:30 - 10:45  
Coffee Break and Refreshments (Atrium)
Session IV    
    10:45 - 11:30   Sufei Shi, RPI - “Manipulating Strong Light-Matter Interactions in 2D”
    11:30 - 12:15   Bin Yu, CNSE - “Nanodevices Enabled by Two-Dimensional Materials”
  12:15 - 12:30   Closing Remarks

List of Speakers:
  1. Eva Andrei, Rutgers
  2. Anna Laura Elias, PSU
  3. Xi Ling, BU
  4. Joan Redwing, PSU
  1. Sufei Shi, RPI
  2. Nick Vamivakas, Rochester
  3. Damien West, RPI
  4. Bin Yu, CNSE

For program, contact one of the organizers: For local information, contact:
Dr. Vincent Meunier - meuniv@rpi.edu
Dr. Humberto Terrones - terroh@rpi.edu
Dr. Nikhil Koratkar - koratn@rpi.edu

Department of Physics, Applied
Physics, and Astronomy, Troy, NY
Ms. Joan Perras - perraj@rpi.edu

Phone: 518-276-4881

Department of Physics, Applied
Physics, and Astronomy, Troy, NY