Meeting Overview

Nano@IAState is a single day meeting to bring together ISU, Ames Lab and industrial scientists and researchers working on the synthesis and characterization of nanomaterials and applications of nanoscience.

The second annual meeting will be held on Friday August 16, 2019 in the Hach Hall Atrium. The meeting will consist of oral presentations and a poster session. The meeting is open to ISU and Ames Lab graduate and undergraduate students, staff and faculty, and members of local industry.

Invited oral presentations will be given by ISU/Ames lab researchers and members of local industry. Contributed oral presentations from ISU graduate students/post-docs will be 15 minutes in duration. The poster session is open to all participants.

Cash prizes will be awarded for the best student poster and oral presentations.

Registration and Abstract Submission

Information on registration procedures and abstract submission deadlines will be provided soon. Lunch and snacks are included with registration. 

Meeting Agenda and Program

Ying Diao (University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Chemical Engineering) and Javier Vela (ISU Chemistry) will give 45 minute plenary lectures.

Invited oral presentations will also be given by Nuria Acevedo (Food Science), Michael Bartlett (MSE), Bryan Bellaire (Vet. Med.), Shan Hu (Mech. Eng.), Duane Johnson (MSE), Sonal Padalkar (Mech. Eng.) and Nigel Reuel (CBE).

There will also be contributed oral presentations from students/post-docs.


The meeting has been facilitated by generous contributions from the following sponsors:

Meeting Venue

The meeting will take place in the atrium of Hach Hall and will run from ca. 9 am to 6 pm.

Organizing Committee

Aaron Rossini – Chemistry

Matthew Panthani – Chemical and Biological Engineering

Martin Thuo – Materials Science and Engineering