Mission Statement

The Materials Science and Engineering 2022 Symposium will bring together the materials research community at CU Boulder and beyond for research presentations by faculty and students as well as dicussion and collaboration opportunities. The symposium will foster a greater sense of community and interdisciplinary cooperation among faculty and students.

When and Where

The MSE 2022 Symposium will take place on Thursday, August 11th & Friday, August 12th at the Sustainability, Energy and Environment Community Building auditorium on CU Boulder's East Campus.

Sustainability, Energy and Environment Community Building
4001 Discovery Drive
Boulder, CO 80303

Event Parking information will be communicated for all non-CU affiliates who register for the event


Registration form - TBD

Schedule of Events

Thursday, August 11th

9:00 a.m. - Opening Remarks, Professor Stephanie Bryant, MSE Program Director

9:15 a.m. - "Advanced Characterization and Fabrication at CU: Present and Future", Professor Michael Toney

9:45 a.m. - "Probing the Functional Properties of Nanostructured Materials using Ultrafast Coherent EUV and soft X-ray Sources", Professor Margaret Murnane

10:15 a.m. - "Micromechanical Quantum Transduction", Associate Professor Cindy Regal 

10:45 a.m. - Coffee Break

11:15 a.m. - "Cement Decarbonization Using Microalgae", Associate Professor Wil Srubar

11:45 a.m. - "Dynamic Windows Based on Reversible Metal Electrodeposition that Save Energy and Reduce Glare", Professor Michael McGehee

12:15 p.m. - Lunch 

1:30 p.m. - Title TBD, Professor Seth Marder

2:00 p.m. - "The Correlation Between the Surface Chemistry and the Performance of Lithium-ion Liquid and Solid State Batteries", Associate Professor Chunmei Ban

2:30 p.m. - Title TBD, Associate Professor Joseph Berry

3:00 p.m. - Break 

3:15 p.m. - Student Talks 

4:00 - 5:30 p.m. - Poster Session and SEEL Lab Tours

6:00 p.m. - Dinner

Friday, August 12th

9:00 a.m. - Title TBD, Professor Robert McLeod

9:30 a.m. - Title TBD, Professor Charles Musgrave 

10:00 a.m. - Title TBD, Associate Professor Tanja Cuk

10:30 a.m. - Coffee Break

11:00 a.m. - Title TBD, Professor Stephanie Bryant

11:30 a.m. - Title TBD, Professor Virginia Ferguson

Noon -  Lunch


Laramie Rose - laramie.rose@colorado.edu