NMT Chemistry Symposium

Date: Wed. 6 Nov, 2013 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
Duration: 11 Hours
Location: Workman Center

The 2013 Fall Chemistry Symposium will be all day Wednesday, Nov. 6, in Workman 101. the event kicks off with registration beginning at 7:30 a.m. Following the day's talks, a poster session will begin at 5:30 p.m. in the Fidel Center, followed by a reception, banquet and keynote talk by Dr. Michael Heagy of New Mexico Tech, also in the Fidel Center ballroom.
The schedule:
7:55 a.m. Prof. Michael Heagy, New Mexico Tech
8 a.m. Prof. Michael Heagy,New Mexico Tech
"Our Automobile Culture and CO2 Emissions from the Transportation Sector"
9 a.m. Dr. Katie Richardson, University of New Mexico
"Dark Matter: An Age of Enlightenment"
10 a.m. Prof. Sri Nayaran, University of Southern California
"Opportunities and Challenges in Electrical Energy Storage for Renewables Integration"
10:50 a.m. Break
11 a.m. Prof. F. Omar Holguin, New Mexico State University
"From Peaks to Pathways; Multi-Omic Analysis of Lipid Metabolism in Algae"
Noon – Box Lunch/Meet with Students
1 p.m. Prof. Martin Kirk, University of New Mexico
"Molecular Electronics"
2 p.m. Mr. Dennis Grubb, CEO Solaro
"Technology that Creates Comfort by Using Less Energy"
2:50 p.m. Break
3:10 p.m. Prof. Davd Hansen, University of New Mexico
"Photosynthesis: Can the dark side keep the lights on?"
4 p.m. Dr. Istvan Robel Los Alamos National Laboratory
"Quantum Dot Photovoltaics"
5 p.m. Closing Remarks:
5:30 p.m. Poster Session, Fidel Student Center Ballroom Center
Chemical Research in New Mexico Tech
6:30 p.m. Reception and Banquet, Fidel Student Center Ballroom
Prof. Michael Heagy, New Mexico Tech
Dinner address: "TED Talk: Solar Driven CO2 Reduction and the Methanol Economy"