2D Nanomaterials for Human Health and the Environment

An interdisciplinary workshop on the bio/environmental applications and implications of new sheet-like nanomaterials, and their relation to fundamental material structures and properties

Wednesday, November 6, 2019 – San Diego, California


Preliminary Agenda

7:30 Continental Breakfast
8:00 Welcome and Introduction (R. Hurt, Chair)

Keynote speaker: Mark Hersam, Northwestern University
Topic: 2D materials science, scalable manufacturing, and safety


Keynote speaker: Baoxia Mi, University of California, Berkeley
Topic: environmental applications, 2D material enabled membranes

10:10 Break
10:30 Keynote speaker: Michael Strano, MIT Topic: 2D material characterization for toxicity studies, health applications
11:20 Keynote speaker: Deborah Rodrigues, University of Houston Topic: environmental implications, microbial interactions
12:10 Lunch
1:30 Poster session
2:30 Working group meetings Topics: materials science, environmental applications, health applications, implications
3:45 Discussion leaders’ report to the workshop
4:00 Close, Chair’s report (R. Hurt)

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