The Program

October 20th, 2016

Qualcomm Conference Room
Jacobs Hall 1st Floor at the University of California, San Diego
Presented by the UC San Diego Jacobs School of Engineering


9:30 – 10:00 AM

Registration and Summit Networking

10:00 – 10:45 AM

Welcoming Remarks

Albert P. Pisano
Jacobs School of Engineering

Introduction and Update on the CaliBaja Center for Resilient Materials & Systems

Prof. ​Olivia Graeve
​Department of
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

10:45 – 11:15 AM

Optoelectronics and Civil Engineering at the Nanoscale with Graphene

Oscar​ ​Vazquez
Assistant Professor, Nanoengineering

11:15 – 11:45 AM

Thermal Metamaterials:
Harnessing Heat Through Geometrical Structures

Prabhakar Bandaru
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

11:45 – 1:15 Pm

Interactive Lunch with Faculty, Students, and Industry

1:15 – 1:45 PM

Dynamic Response of Materials Subjected to Extreme Loading Conditions

​Veronica Eliasson
Associate Professor
Department of Structural Engineering

1:45 – 2:15 PM

Biological Materials Science: Challenges and Opportunities

Marc Meyers
Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering

2:15 PM

Closing Remarks by Director, Olivia Graeve

2:30 – 4:30 PM

Reception & Poster Session