The University of Massachusetts Lowell will hold its second anniversary symposium on December 6, 2002 (Friday of the MRS Boston Meeting Week), to honor the memory of Prof. Sukant Tripathy, renowned researcher and Director of the Center for Advanced Materials, and former University Provost and Vice Chancellor. It is envisioned that this will be an annual event of the Center for Advanced Materials to bring together researchers and colleagues from universities and industries, as well as former and present students and associates of the Center, to present and discuss latest research activities in the materials science. This Symposium will be held on Friday of the Boston MRS Meeting week. Please note that the technical papers (oral and poster presentations) of this symposium will be published as a special issue of the Journal of Macromolecular Science. You are invited to attend this symposium.
Friday, December 6, 2002, 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
University of Massachusetts Lowell
Wannalancit Mills MIL Conference Room
600 Suffolk St., Lowell, MA 01854
Directions at www.uml.edu/research/directions.html
Mark Green, Polytechnic University
Michael Rubner, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Warren Herman, University of Maryland
Vaman Naik, University of Michigan
Paula Hammond, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Anthony Guiseppi-Eli, Virginia Polytechnic University
Mrinal Thakur, Auburn University
Russell Gaudiana, Konarka Technologies
Double Tree Hotel, Warren St., Lowell, MA
For reservations, please call 978-452-1200 by November 23rd,
and request UMass Symposium Block for $89 rate.
Registration is free.
Please register by November 23, 2002 to Michele_Vercellin@uml.edu.
Lunch and refreshments will be provided.
Details and Changes
In the event of changes,
all updates about this symposium will be posted on the website www.uml.edu/umlmainpage/umlnews
or you may contact Michele_Vercellin@uml.edu or 978-934-3695.
Sponsors of this Symposium
Konarka Technologies, Triton, and Center for Advanced Materials, UMass Lowell