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Industry Interaction Day

Industry Interaction Day || FRIDAY, MAY 12, 2017

The UCSD Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry and UCSD Materials Science and Engineering Program are jointly sponsoring an industry interaction day.  Our goal is to enhance the interaction between our PhD students and postdoctoral associates with our colleagues in industry.  We are planning a four part program on Friday, May 12th, 2017.  The program will include a welcome lunch, talks by industrial scientists, lightning talks by several doctoral students, and a panel discussion on how to secure positions in industry.  

Date: May 12, 2017
Time: 12pm - 5:30pm
Location: Natural Sciences Building (NSB)

For more information, please contact: Erica Lennard (erica@ucsd.edu) or Katie Hamilton (kahamilton@eng.ucsd.edu

Faculty Committee: Professor Andy Kummel, Professor Seth Cohen, Professor Mike Sailor, Professor Prab Bandaru


12:00 PM – 1:00 PM

Networking Lunch

1:00 PM – 2:00 PM

Industry Talks - Session Chair: Dr. Prabhakar Bandaru

Dr. Eric Lanzendorf, Intel Corporation

Dr. Joseph AuBuchon, Applied Materials, Inc.

Dr. Richard Yang, Lam Research Corporation

Dr. Rahul Kapadia, Cymer 

2:00 PM – 2:15 PM


2:15 PM – 3:15 PM

Industry Talks - Session Chair: Dr. Michael Sailor

Dr. Misha Golynskiy, Illumina

Daniel Estrada, MS, Lumileds Lumileds

Winnie Lieu, M.Eng, MBA, Chevron Corporation

Dr. Michelle Chen, Allergan

3:15 PM – 3:30 PM


3:30 PM – 4:30 PM

Student Talks - Session Chair: Dr. Seth Cohen

4:30 PM – 5:30 PM

Panel Session with Industry Professionals - Moderator: Dr. Andrew Kummel