Bi-Annual IA Meetings
Fall 2014 Agenda
Monday, October 13, 2014
8:15 a.m. Continental Breakfast
9 a.m. "Welcome and Institute Update"
Professor Duncan Moore, Institute of Optics
9:20 a.m. "IA Program - Direction"
Dr. Jay Eastman, The Institute of Optics
9:50 a.m. "Progress Toward Building a National Network Manufacturing Institute in Rochester"
Paul Ballentine, Deputy Director, Center for Emerging and Innovative Sciences CEIS, University of Rochester
10:30 a.m. Coffee Break
11 a.m. "Perspectives and Prospectives on Fiber Lasers"
Associate Professor John Marciante, The Institute of Optics
11:45 a.m. "International Year of Light 2015"
BS Candidate Pedro Vallejo Ramirez '16, The Institute of Optics
12 p.m. Lunch/Poster Session
1:30 p.m. "Two-Photon Fluorescence Imaging of the Retina in the Living Eye Using Adaptive Optics"
PhD Candidate Robin Sharma (Advisor Professor David R. Williams), The Institute of Optics
1:30 p.m. "Integrated Nanophotonics Based on Nanowire Plasmons and Atomically Thin Material"
PhD Candidate Kenneth Goodfellow (Advisor Assistant Professor Nick Vamivakas), The Institute of Optics
2 p.m. "Design and Fabrication of Gradient-Index Aluminum Oxynitride (ALON)"
PhD Candidate Peter McCarthy (Advisor Professor Duncan Moore), The Institute of Optics
3 p.m. Panel Discussion and Questions "IA Program Directions"
3:45 p.m. Company Presentations
6:30 p.m. 40th Anniversary Celebration and Reception
Welcoming Remarks and Anniversary Comments by Dean Robert Clark
Rochester Museum and Science Center, 657 East Avenue, Rochester
Tuesday, October 14, 2014
8:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
5th Floor Lounge
9 a.m. Company-Student Employment Interviews
12 p.m. Lunch for Faculty and Company Representatives
509 Goergen Hall
1 p.m. Interviews continue