Background Image

CAMP Annual Technical Meeting

In this Section

Agenda - CAMP Annual Technical Meeting (Password required)

For best viewing right click on the link of the pdf file and select “open in new window

The Gideon Putnam, 24 Gideon Putnam Rd, Saratoga Springs, NY

May 14 - 16, 2014

Wednesday, May 14, 2014

11:30 - 1:00 PM Check in & enjoy the grounds

1:05 - 1:10 PM S.V. Babu -- Opening Remarks - Hathorne Coesa

1:10 - 1:35 PM Resource Usage Prediction and Building Energy Modeling: Key Step Toward More Efficient Heating and Cooling -- Daqing Hou, Clarkson University

1:35 – 2:00 PM Auto-Calibration of Building Energy Models - From Improved Predictive Capacity to Fault Detection and Diagnosis -- David Bosworth, BUILDlab

2:00 - 2:25 PM New York Wind Turbine Blade Test Facility: A Reality for Turbine Manufacturers and Research -- Kerop Janoyan and Daniel Valyou, Clarkson University

2:25 - 2:50 PM Innovation Hot Spots and Their Possible Roles in Advanced Manufacturing -- Seth Mulligan, Center State

2:50 - 3:15 PM An Overview of the Opportunities to Leverage Advanced Materials in Energy Storage -- Jason Doling, NYSERDA

3:15 - 3:40 PM Break

3:40 - 4:05 PM Obscurants Technology -- Lawrence Bickford, US Army RDECOM/ECBC

4:05 - 4:25 PM The Open Innovation Platform -- Delores Martinez, NanoQuébec

4:25 - 4:50 PM Advances in Metamaterials and Industry/University Collaborative R&D -- David Crouse, Center for Metamaterials

4:50 - 5:15 PM Anomalous Thermally Induced Pinning of Liquid on Solid Substrates -- Mandakini Kanungo, Srinivas Mettu and Kock-Yee Law, Xerox

5:15 - 5:40 PM How Universities can Partner with the Venture Industry to Fuel Innovation in Upstate New York -- Somak Chattopadhyay, Armory Square Ventures

5:45 - 6:30 PM Reception - Portico

6:30 - 8:15 PM Dinner – Arches

8:00 PM Introduction

8:05 PM Keynote address: Creating Real Value with Energy Storage -- Glen Merfeld, Platform Leader- Energy Storage Technologies, GE Global Research

Thursday, May 15, 2014

7:00 - 8:00 AM Breakfast – Orenda

8:00 - 8:05 AM Introduction -- S.V. Babu – Hathorne Coesa

8:05 - 8:30 AM Overview of Small Scale Systems Integration and Packaging Center -- Steve Czarnecki, Binghamton University

8:30 - 8:55 AM The Advanced Manufacturing Institute in Buffalo - Technical Focus and Future Plans --Stephen Levesque, EWI

8:55 - 9:20 AM NYSERDA Funding Opportunities for Manufacturing R&D -- Davetta Thacher, NYSERDA

9:20 - 9:45 AM Additive Manufacturing at GE: Opportunities and Challenges -- James Yang, GE Research Center

9:45 - 10:10 AM Multi Metal 3D Printing -- Mark Norfork, Fabrisonic

10:10 - 10:35 AM Break

10:35 - 11:00 AM Ultrasonic Treatment Probe to Control The Microstructure, Residual Stress and Mechanical Properties in Metal Additive Manufacturing -- Ajit Achuthan, Clarkson University

11:00 - 11:25 AM Advanced Silver Powders for Silicon Solar Cells -- Dan Goia, Clarkson University

11:25 - 11:50 AM New Materials for Nanocatalysts -- Laura Ashfield, Johnson Matthey

11:50 - 12:15 PM Mechanically Robust Polymer Membranes with High Lithium Conductivity for Battery Applications -- Sitaraman Krishnan, Clarkson University

12:15 – 12:40 Development of Ion-Conducting Polymers for Clean Energy Conversion Technology -- Chulsung Bae, RPI

12:40 - 2:00 PM Lunch – Arches

2:00 - 3:00 PM CAMP Board Meeting, Blue Room

2:00 - 5:00 PM Poster Session - Orenda

5:45 - 6:45 PM Reception – Gallery

6:45 - 7:40 PM Dinner - Arches

7:40 - 8:00 PM Poster Award Winners Presentation

8:00 PM Introduction

8:05 PM Keynote address: Innovation in New York’s Energy Sector -- John Rhodes, President and CEO, NYSERDA

Friday, May 16, 2014

7:00 - 7:55 AM Breakfast – Orenda

7:55 - 8:00 AM Introduction -- S.V. Babu – Hathorne Coesa

8:00 - 8:25 AM Connecting The Quantum Dots - A New Model for Technology Transfer-- Steve Crimi, Goldsol, Inc.

8:25 - 8:50 AM Electrochemical and Microstructural Characteristics of Nickel Cathodes in Half-Cells of Sodium Metal Halide Batteries -- Dip Roy, Clarkson University

8:50 - 9:15 AM Lignosulfonates as Raw Materials for Lithium Sulfur Batteries -- Trevor Simmons, RPI

9:15 - 9:40 AM Advances Towards a New Paradigm in Li-ion Battery Manufacturing: Thin-Film, Hybrids, and the Wearables Market -- Fernando Gómez-Baquero, Besstech LLC

9:40 - 10:05 AM High-Performance Nanostructured Thermoelectric Materials: Discovery to Commercialization -- Rutvik Mehta, ThermoAura Inc.

10:05 - 10:30 AM The development of robust lightly porous SiCOH (k= 2.6-2.8) dielectric films using plasma CVD with single Octamethyl cyclotetrasiloxane (OMCTS) precursor chemistry for Cu/Low k interconnect -- Son Nguyen , IBM

10:30 - 10:55 AM Break

10:55 - 11:20 AM Batch Atomic Layer Deposition In IC Fabrication -- David O’Meara and Pavan Chinthamanapeta, TEL, IBM

11:20 - 11:45 AM Tekna’s Expertise in the Development of Advanced Powders, Powder Processing and Diagnostic Tools -- Richard Dolbec, Tekna Plasma Systems Inc.

11:45 - 12:10 PM Solving the Impermeable High Thermal Mass House –The Calmar Block Project -- Ross Sheckler and Garvin Forrester , Calmar

12:10 – 12:35 PM Data From the Roadside – Or Situational Awareness for Highway Managers -- Ross Sheckler, Calmar

12:35 - 1:00 PM Distributed Green Data Center: Technical Feasibility and Economic Viability Aspects -- David Gower and Stephen Bird, Clarkson University

1:00 - 1:05 PM Concluding Remarks -- S.V. Babu, CAMP

1:05 PM Buffet Lunch – Arches