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Free Workshop on "Particulate Coatings: Processing and Applications"

The IPrime Coating Process Fundamentals (CPF), Nanoparticle Technolgy (NPT), and Organic Optoelectronic Interfaces (OEI) Groups will offer a workshop on the processing and applications of particulate coatings.

UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA
Electrical Engineering and Computer Science (EE/CS) 3-210
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IPrime WORKSHOP
CO-SPONSORED BY Coating Process Fundamentals (CPF), Nanoparticle Technolgy (NPT), and Organic Optoelectronic Interfaces (OEI)
www.iprime.umn.edu

Particulate Coatings: Processing and Applications

Open to IPrime member companies, invited guests, faculty and students(For those considering IPrime membership, please Bob Lewis, lewis@cems.umn.edu, about attending these workshops free of charge as an IPrime guest.)

Organizers: Lorraine Francis, 612-625-0559, lfrancis@umn.edu; Dan Frisbie, 612-625-0779, frisbie@cems.umn.edu;
Uwe Kortshagen, 612-625-4028, uk@me.umn.edu; Satish Kumar, 612-625-2558, kumar@cems.umn.edu

Thursday, January 15, 2009, 8:30 AM to 4:15 PM
Electrical Engineering/Computer Science Building - Room 3-210
University of Minnesota-Minneapolis Campus, East Bank
Full Workshop Schedule


  • 8:00 Coffee, juice, and rolls

  • 8:30 Satish Kumar, University of Minnesota
    Welcoming Remarks

  • 8:35 William Russel, Princeton University
    The Mechanics of Film Formation and Cracking with Colloidal Dispersions

  • 9:35 Eric Granstrom, Cima NanoTech
    Self Aligning Nanotechnology for Transparent Electronics

  • 10:10 Break

  • 10:35 Jessica Liao, Hewlett-Packard
    Particulate Coatings: Applications in Digital Printing

  • 11:10 Eray Aydil, University of Minnesota
    Coating Problems in Making Quantum-dot Solar Cells

  • 11:45 Break (box lunch provided for industrial members and guests, speakers and faculty)
    Optional Tour of Coating and Organic Optoelectronics Laboratories in Amundson Hall

  • 1:00 Neal Nelson, Imation (retired)
    Dispersing and Coating Alumina in the Data Storage Industry: Past, Present, and Future

  • 1:45 Maria Nargiello, Evonik
    Use of Nanostructured Particles based on Metallic Oxides to Enhance Coatings

  • 2:20 Break

  • 2:45 Michael Tsapatsis, University of Minnesota
    Nanoparticle Coatings for Membrane Applications

  • 3:30 Mikhail Pekurovsky, 3M
    Micron-scale Particles in Drying Films

  • 4:05 Satish Kumar and Lorraine Francis, University of Minnesota
    Wrap-up Discussion and Closing Remarks

  • 4:15 Adjourn

Printable Workshop Schedule (PDF)


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