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Session 1: Aging and Biomedical – 1/20/17 – 1:00 to 3:00 PM

White Paper Title Lead Presenter Collaborators
Engineering Research Center on Aged Musculoskeletal System C Jingjiao Guan Jingjiao Guan, Teng Ma, Samuel Grant, Subramanian Ramakrishnan in CBE; Kourosh Shoele, Sheryl Xu in ME; Shonda Bernadin, Pedro Moss, Simon Foo in ECE; Sungmoon Jung, Maxim Dulebenets in CEE; Mandip Sachdeva in FAMU Pharmacy
Cardiovascular Biomechanics and Cardiovascular Diagnostic Methods C Kourosh Shoele Kourosh Shoele, Farrukh Alvi, William Oates, Mechanical Engineering; Jose Renato Pinto in Biomedical Sciences; College of Medicine

Session 2: Engineered Sustainable Environment – 1/24/17 – 4:00 to 6:00 PM

White Paper Title Lead Presenter Collaborators
Interconnected Smart Transportation Systems: Research and Education Capacity Building C Ren Moses Civil & Environmental Engineering (transportation faculty) Industrial & Manufacturing Engineering (operations research faculty) Electrical & Computer Engineering (communications/computing faculty) FAMU Department of Computer and Information Sciences (cybersecurity faculty) FSU Psychology Department (human factors faculty) Cyber-physical systems security
Socio-technical Approaches Toward Smart Cities, A Plan for America’s Infrastructure C Reza Arghandeh Reza Arghandeh, Electrical and Computer Engineering; Erin Ozguven, Civil and Environmental Engineering; FSU School of Communications and Information; FSU Public Administration and Policy; FSU Department of Earth, Ocean and Atmospheric Science; FSU Computer Science; FAMU School of Architecture and Engineering Technology; City of Tallahassee

Session 3: Advanced Nanomanufacturing/Nanomaterials – 1/27/17 – 1:00 to 3:00 PM

White Paper Title Lead Presenter Collaborators
Big Data for Nanomanufacturing C Chiwoo Park Chiwoo Park, Hui Wang, Arda Vanli, Abhishek Shrivastava, Richard Liang, Tarek Dickens, Zhibin Yu
Advanced Nanocomposites and Scale-up Manufacturing C Richard Liang Richard Liang and Okenwa Okoli

Session 4: Aerospace – 2/2/17 – 4:00 to 6:00 PM

White Paper Title Lead Presenter Collaborators
Aerospace Engineering Strategic Initiative C Chiang Shih F. Alvi, L. Cattafesta, J. Clark, E. Collins, R. Kumar, W. Oates, K. Taira, and C. Shih
Florida Space Cryogenics Center C Wei Guo Wei Guo

Session 5: Computer Engineering – 2/3/17 – 1:00 to 3:00 PM

White Paper Title Lead Presenter Collaborators
Enhanced Cyber-Physical Security in Smart Energy Sectors C Simon Foo Jim Zheng, Petru Andrei, Chris S. Edrington, Simon Foo, Sastry Pamidi, and Mark Weatherspoon
Center for Translational Quantum Computing C William Oates William Oates

Session 6: Energy/Power Systems – 2/17/17 – 1:00 to 3:00 PM

White Paper Title Lead Presenter Collaborators
Energy and Environment Initiative C Juan Ordonez Juan Ordonez, Kourosh Shoele, Neda Yaghoobian
Rotating Machinery C Lance Cooley TBA
Energy Chemical Materials TBC Sam Hsu TBA

Session 7: Robotics and Autonomous Vehicles – 2/23/17 – 4:00 to 6:00 PM

White Paper Title Lead Presenter Collaborators
Building Critical Mass in the CISCOR Robotics Program C Emmanuel Collins Emmanuel Collins, John H. Seely Professor and Chair, Mechanical Engineering, Director, CISCOR: Jonathan Clark, Associate Professor, Associate Director, CISCOR; Rodney Roberts, Professor, Electrical & Computer Engineering; Odemari Mbuya, Professor, FAMU Agrononomy, Director, FAMU Sustainability Institute; Xin Yuan, Professor and Chair, FSU Department of Computer Science; Gordon Erlebacher, Professor and Chair, FSU Scientific Computing; Farrukh Alvi, Don Fuqua Eminent Scholar, Mechanical Engineering, Director, FCAAP; Richard Liang, Professor, Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, Director, HPMI; Simon Foo, Professor and Chair, Electrical & Computer Engineering

Session 8: Polymers/Photonics – 2/24/17 – 1:00 to 3:00 PM

White Paper Title Lead Presenter Collaborators
Nanoengineered Materials and Energy Simulation – Theory Center (NEMESTeC) TBC Jose Mendoza -Cortez Jose Mendoza-Cortes, Ravindran Chella, Sacin Shanbag, Bryan Quaife
Theoretical and Experimental Energy Institute for Applied Photonics (THEIA-P) C William Oates William S. Oates (Mechanical Eng.) and Biwu Ma (Chemical and Biomedical Eng.)

Session 9: Engineered Sustainable Environment 2 – 3/2/17 – 4:00 to 6:00 PM

White Paper Title Lead Presenter Collaborators
Resilient and Sustainable Infrastructure at FAMU-FSU COE C Yassir AbdelRazig Yassir AbdelRazig (PI), Sungmoon Jung, Tarek Abichou, Eren Ozguven, Ren Moses, John Sobanjo, Kamal Tawfiq, Lisa Spainhour, Wenrui Huang, Raphael Kampmann, Virgil Ping, Maxim Dulebenets, Gang Chen, Youneng Tang, Clayton Clark: Department of Civil & Environmental Engineering | Arda Vanli: Department of Industrial Engineering | Reza Arghandeh: Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering | Anne Barrett: FSU Department of Sociology | Elijah Johnson, Aarvadai Arandhi: FAMU School of the Environment | Ping Hsieh: FAMU College of Agriculture | Ming Ye: FSU Department of Scientific Computing
Sustainable Cementitious Materials C Raphael Kampmann Raphael Kampmann, Jose L. Mendoza-Cortes

Session 10: Aging and Biomedical 2 – 3/3/17 – 1:00 to 3:00 PM

White Paper Title Lead Presenter Collaborators
Imaging, Nano-Engineering and Regenerative Technology in Aging (INERTIA) C Teng Ma Samual Grant, Rufina Alamo, and Teng Ma
Strategic Initiative Proposal: Aging and Longevity C Lisa Spainhour Lisa Spainhour and Others

Session 11: New Degree Programs at Grad Level – 3/24/17 – 1:00 to 3:00 PM

White Paper Title Lead Presenter Collaborators
Creating Life in Computer Engineering C Victor DeBrunner Victor BeBrunner, Uwe Meyer-Baese, Reginald Perry, Linda DeBrunner, Ming Yu
Creating a Leading Materials Science and Engineering Research Program and a Department of MS E C Eric Hellstrom E. Hellstrom, D. Larbalestier, R. Liang, and T. Siegrist
Aerospace Engineering Graduate Program (separate from research focus in proposal 7) C Chiang Shih F. Alvi, L. Cattafesta, J. Clark, E. Collins, R. Kumar, W. Oates, K. Taira, and C. Shih

Session 12: Additional Presentations – 3/31/17 – 1:00 to 3:00 PM

White Paper Title Lead Presenter Collaborators
Track in Fundamentals of Polymers by Design C Rufina Alamo Rufina Alamo, Daniel Hallinan
The Florida Methane Institute: An Effective Path to Reducing Greenhouse Emissions C Tarek Abichou TBA

C = Confirmed          TBC = To Be Confirmed          TBR = To Be Rescheduled
TBA = To Be Announced