Friday, May 4th, 2018

at Benson Memorial Center, Santa Clara University

7:30 Registration


Session Chair: Prof. Alberto Saleo

Stanford University

8:15 Welcome Remarks and Introduction

Dr. James Spallas, Symposium Chair, KLA-Tencor

9:00 "Label-free Isolation of Cells Using Magnetic Leviation"

Dr. Andreja Jovic, Levitas Bio

9:45 "Quantitative Biology with Droplet Microfluidics"

Prof. Adam Abate, U.C. San Francisco

10:30 Coffee Break, Poster Session 1

Session Chair: Prof. Jonathan Fan

Stanford University

11:00 "Digital Atomic-Scale Fabrication"

Dr. John Randall, Zyvex Labs

11:45 “Quantum Information and a Michelson-Morley Test with


Prof. Hartmut Haeffner, U.C. Berkeley


1:00 Luncheon presentation:

“Gene Editing: Past, Present and Future", Dr. Kathryn Loving,

Caribou Biosciences


Session Chair: Prof. Drago Grbovic

Naval Postgraduate School

2:00 “Recent Advances in Neural Dust: Toward a Neural Interface Platform"

Prof. Michel Maharbiz, U.C. Berkeley

2:45 “A Guided Safari Through the Properties of Over 1000 2D Materiasl

Revealed by Data Mining Techniques"

Prof. Evan Reed, Stanford University

3:30 Refreshments, Poster Session 2

Session Chair: Prof Toshishige Yamada

Santa Clara University and U.C. Santa Cruz

4:15 "Atom-by-atom Characterization of Nanomaterials with STEM Tomography"

Prof. Mary Scott, U.C. Berkeley

5:00 Award Ceremony

45th Ross Tucker Award

9th Ralph Krause Award

9th Best Poster Award

Closing remarks

Dr. James Spallas, Keysight