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2007 IM-SURE Schedule

Integrated Micro/Nano Summer Undergraduate Research Experience
University of California, Irvine
  

 Day

Time

Event

Location

Sunday, June 24

5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Welcome Barbecue

IMSURE Arroyo Vista, House 1044

  

Week 1

Day

Time

Event

Location

Monday,
June 25

9:00 am – 9:50 am

IM-SURE Program Orientation

Calit2*, Room 3008

10:00 am – 10:50 am

Chemical Safety Training

Calit2, Room 3008

11:00 am – 11:50 am

Lecture:  Microscopy of Solid Surfaces With a Scanning Electron Microscope
Dr. John Porter

Calit2, Room 3008

12:00 pm – 1:20 pm

Lunch & Social Mixer
IM-SURE & SURF-IT** Faculty Mentors & Fellows

Calit2, Room 3008

1:30 pm – 2:50 pm

Calit2 Building Tour & SEM Demonstration

Calit2 Building

3:00 pm – 3:50 pm

Science Library Tour & Cards

Science Library

4:00 pm – 4:50 pm

Campus Tour

Depart from Science Library

Tuesday,
June 26

9:00 am – 11:30 am

Lecture:  Engineering the Microworld
Professor Mark Bachman

Tour:  Integrated Nanosystems Research Facility

Calit2, Room 3008

Wednesday,
June 27

9:00 am – 10:45 am
 

11:00 am – 11:50 am

Lecture & Lab:  Microsensors and Microactuators
Professor Andrei Shkel

Tour:  Laboratory for Visualization of Quantum Mechanics
Professor Wilson Ho

Calit2, Room 3008

  
Frederick Reines Hall, Room B140

Thursday,
June 28

9:00 am – 11:30 am

Lecture:  Materials Design and the Mechanism Controlling Performance and Degradation in Solid Oxide Fuel Cell System
Professor Daniel Mumm

Calit2, Room 3008

Friday, 
June 29

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

FEMLAB Training

Multipurpose Science &  Technology Building, Room 226, Lab B

* Calit2: California Institute for Telecommunications and Information Technology
** SURF-IT: Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship in Information Technology
  

Week 2

Day

Time

Event

Location

Tuesday,
July 3

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Seminar: “Micro Implant for Auditory Prosthesis”
Professor William Tang

Calit2, Room 3008

Thursday,
July 5

9:00 am – 12:00 pm

FEMLAB Training

Multipurpose Science &  Technology Building, Room 226, Lab B

Friday, 
July 6

9:00am – 10:00am

Calit2 Coffee Hour

Calit2 Atrium

  

Week 3

Day

Time

Event

Location

Tuesday,
July 10

11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Optional SURF-IT Seminar

Calit2, Room 3008

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

IM-SURE Fellows House Dinner & Meeting

IM-SURE Arroyo Vista House 1044

Wednesday,
July 11

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Seminar: “Electronic Circuits with Single Molecule Components”
Professor Phil Collins

Calit2, Room 3008

 

Friday,
July 13

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Calit2 Coffee Hour

Calit2 Atrium

Saturday, 
July 14

12:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Explore Southern California Beaches

Depart IM-SURE Arroyo Vista House 1044 at 12:00 pm

  

Week 4

Day

Time

Event

Location

Wednesday, 
July 18

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Seminar:  “Metal Nanowires that Detect Molecules”
Professor Reg Penner

Calit2, Room 3008

Friday,
July 20

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Calit2 Coffee Hour

Calit2 Atrium

  

Week 5

Day

Time

Event

Location

All Week

10:00 am – 5:00 pm

Schedule Progress Meeting with Program Director

UROP Office

Tuesday,
July 24

11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Optional SURF-IT Seminar

Calit2, Room 3008

Wednesday, July 25

9:00 am – 11:50 am

Seminar:  Effective Communication & IM-SURE Fellows Progress Reports

Calit2, Room 3008

Friday,
July 27

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Calit2 Coffee Hour

Calit2 Atrium

Saturday,
July 28

9:00 am – 11:30 pm

Disneyland & Disney’s California Adventure Park

Depart IM-SURE Arroyo Vista House 1044 at 9:00 am

  

Week 6

Day

Time

Event

Location

Tuesday, 
July 31

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

IM-SURE Fellows House Dinner & Meeting

IM-SURE Arroyo Vista
House 1044

Wednesday,
August 1

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Seminar:  Ion Transport Through Nanopores: From Living Cells to Diodes, Transistors and Sensors
Professor Zuzanna Siwy

Calit2, Room 3008

Friday,
August 3

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Calit2 Coffee Hour

Calit2 Atrium

10:00 am

Seminar:  Companies who focus on The Cardiac Arrhythmia Market and Potential (device, biological and surgical approach).

By: Shiva Sharareh, Ph.D.; Finite Medical Inc., Founder and Principal

Calit2 Atrium

  

Week 7

Day

Time

Event

Location

Tuesday,
August 7

11:30 am – 12:30 pm

Optional SURF-IT Seminar

Calit2, Room 3008

Wednesday,
August 8

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Seminar:  Assembly of Atomic and Molecular Building Blocks to Fabricate Active Nanostructure Devices  
Professor Regina Ragan

Calit2, Room 3008

Friday,
August 10

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Calit2 Coffee Hour

Calit2 Atrium

  

Week 8

Day

Time

Event

Location

Wednesday,
August 15

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Seminar:  From MEMS to NEMS with Carbon
Professor Marc Madou

Calit2, Room 3008

Friday,
August 17

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Calit2 Coffee Hour

Calit2 Atrium

Sunday,
August 19

8:15 am – 10:00 pm

Six Flags Magic Mountain

Depart IM-SURE Arroyo Vista House 1044 at 8:15 am

  

Week 9

Day

Time

Event

Location

Tuesday,
August 21

7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

IM-SURE Fellows House Dinner & Meeting

IM-SURE Arroyo Vista House 1044

Wednesday,
August 22

9:00 am – 10:00 am

Seminar: Entrepreneurship
Dr. Goran Matijasevic

Calit2, Room 3008

Thursday,
August 23

9:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Early Departure -- Exit Interviews with Program Director

UROP Office

Friday,
August 24

9:00 am – 10:00 am

9:30 am – 11:00 am

3:00 pm – 4:50 pm

5:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Calit2 Coffee Hour

Corporate Seminar

Early Departure – IM-SURE Symposium

INRF Barbecue

Calit2 Atrium  

Calit2 Auditorium

Calit2 Auditorium

University Hills (lower pool area)

  

Week 10

Day

Time

Event

Location

Wednesday,
August 29

9:00 am – 10:30 am

Seminar:  Launching Your Career and Graduate Education
Professor Martha Mecartney

Calit2, Room 3008

Thursday,
August 30

9:00 pm – 5:00 pm

IM-SURE Symposium

Calit2 Auditorium

Friday,
August 31

9:00 pm – 5:00 pm

Exit Interviews with Program Director

UROP Office

Saturday,
September 1

8:00 am – 4:00 pm

Checkout of Housing – We will miss you!

IM-SURE Arroyo Vista, House 1044