CHEDWednesday, April 9, 2008

8:30 AM-11:35 AM Hilton New Orleans Riverside -- Rosedown, Oral
Research and Education in Material Science
Partnerships in Education
Organizers:Paresh Chandra Ray
Craig Hawker
Marek W. Urban
Presiding:Sarah E. Morgan
8:30 AMIntroductory Remarks
8:35 AMMaterials research and education at a historically black university
Hongtao Yu, James Perkins, Paresh Ray
8:55 AMEngaging and challenging undergraduates via interdisciplinary coursework: A new learner-centered approach to materials chemistry
Lon A. Porter Jr.
9:15 AMIntegrating scanning probe microscopes in research activities and chemistry laboratories for undergraduates
Jayne C. Garno
9:35 AMIntermission
9:45 AMEducating and exciting middle school students in chemistry through materials science
Sherine O. Obare
10:05 AMResearch and education in materials science and engineering
Shaik Jeelani, Melissa Hines, Mahesh Hosur, Pamela Leggett-Robinson, Melissa Reeves
10:25 AMA synergistic partnership for research and education on nanostructured and functional materials
O. Marcelo Suárez, Jeannette Santos, Eddie Marrero, Carlos R. Rinaldi, Sandra Dika
10:45 AMIntermission
10:55 AMNanotechnology in and out of the lab: University of Wisconsin-Madison MRSEC
Juan J. de Pablo, Greta M. Zenner
11:15 AMMaterials Research Facilities Network (MRFN), a national research and education resource
Anika A. Odukale, Craig J. Hawker, Timothy P. Lodge, Thomas P. Russell, Marek W. Urban, Juan J. de Pablo

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