2017 LMI Workshop

Energy Science, Policy, and Careers

March 22, 2017

Stanford University

Palo Alto, CA


Our 2017 LMI Workshop for students and postdocs will be held at Stanford University on March 22, 2017.



Registration is open to all LMI members. Per DOE regulations, the registration fee of $90 will cover meals and some meeting expenditures.

REGISTER HERE (use login information that was sent to you via email)


Meeting Details

LMI Workshop on Energy Science, Policy, and Careers
Stanford University
March 21-22, 2017

Tuesday, March 21:
6PM Welcome reception/dinner in Downtown Palo Alto
Buca di Beppo
Emerson Street Palo Alto, CA 94301

Wednesday March 22:
8:30AM Breakfast and Welcome
Location: d. School (Building 550), Studio 2, 2nd Floor

9-11AM Design School workshop (small break-out session activities to facilitate LMI collaboration)
Location: d. School (Building 550), Studio 2, 2nd Floor

11-11:15AM: Coffee Break

11:15AM-12PM Energy/Environmental Policy panel with Arun Majumdar and Steven Chu
Location: d. School (Building 550), Studio 2, 2nd Floor

12-1PM Lunch- Durand Building, Room 450

1-4PM Breakout sessions, entailing 5 or so groups of ~6 people each (only about 6 people can fit in the TEM room for a worthwhile demo):

  • Group 1: CL/TEM demo

  • Group 2: Dionne lab and shared nanofacilities tour and demo

  • Group 3: Brongersma/Fan lab tour and demo

  • 4-5PM Lightning talks and brainstorming
    Location: Durand Building, Room 450
    4:00-4:12: Nanja Zhou, Harvard
    4:12-4:24: Mahsa Kamali, Caltech
    4:24-4:36: Siying Peng, Caltech
    4:36-4:48: Wei Li, Stanford
    4:48-5:00: Nate Thomas, Caltech

    5-6:30PM Career panel
    Featuring David Welch (President, Infinera); Spike Narayan (Director of Research, IBM); Andrew Ponec (founder, Dragonfly); Ed Barnard (LBNL); and Sean Sweetnam/Jeff Leathersich (Alta)

    -Evening or next morning departure

    Meeting Location: Details coming soon.



    Coronet Motel
    2455 El Camino Real
    Palo Alto, CA 94306