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2010 Kickoff Meeting - Final Program

November 7, 2010

11:00am

Welcome & Introductions

Eli Yablonovitch

11:10am

Introduction to the Center    (PowerPoint)

Eli Yablonovitch

 

Center’s Strategic Plan    (PowerPoint)

Josephine Yuen

12:15pm

Lunch

1:15pm

System Level Requirements for a new Switch    (PowerPoint)

Elad Elon

1:45pm

Theme 1: Scientific Alternatives for a new Semiconductor Switch    (PowerPoint)

Eli Yablonovitch

2:15pm

Invited Talk: Can Theory provide answers regarding band tails?    (PDF)

Feliciano Giustino (Oxford)

2:45pm

Panel Discussion - How to Advance Theme 1, and What Are the Realistic Prospects?    (PowerPoint)

Panelists: Eli Yablonovitch, Dimitri Antoniadis, Judy Hoyt, Joel Schulman (Aerospace Corp.), Paul Solomon (IBM)

3:15pm

Break

3:45pm

Theme 2: Scientific Alternatives for Low Voltage Nano-Mechanical Switching    (PowerPoint)

Tsu-Jae King Liu

4:15pm

Panel Discussion - Nanomechanical Switching, What Performance is Possible and How Soon?

Panelists: Tsu-Jae King Liu, Philip Wong, Vladimir Bulovic

4:45pm

Theme 3: Goals and Prospects for Efficient Optical Interconnect Systems    (PowerPoint)

Ming Wu

5:15pm

Panel Discussion - Ultra-sensitive photodetectors and ultra-speed datacomm approaches

Panelists: Ming Wu, Connie Chang-Hasnain, Eli Yablonovitch

5:45pm

Poster Session

Xin Zhao

Devices with Steep Sub-Threshold Characteristics based on Impact Ionization on Narrow Bandgap Materials

MIT

Daesung Lee

Scaled-Down Lateral Nanoelectromechanical Switches

Stanford

Frank Yaul, Apoorva Murarka, Sarah Paydavosi

Nano Electromechanical Switch

MIT

Jamie Teherani

Band-to-Band Tunneling in Silicon Diodes

MIT

Michael Eggleston, Ryan Going

Optical Antenna Based nanoLED

Berkeley

Peter Matheu

Planar SOI TFET Enhancement via Back Bias

Berkeley

Natania Antler

Spin Readout with Superconducting Circuits

Berkeley

Rehan Kapadia

Ultra-thin III-V on Insulator (XOI) for Low Power Transistors

Berkeley

Brian Lambson

Nanomagnetic Logic

Berkeley

Sapan Agarwal

Effects of Dimensionality on TFET Turn on Characteristics

Berkeley

Jack Yuang

Micro-Relay Technology and Scaling for MW Operation

Berkeley

7:00pm

Group Dinner

8:00pm

Executive Committee Meeting

8:00pm

Students & Post Docs Social

November 8, 2010

8:30am

Theme 4: Strategy for Nano-Magnetism, and Surpassing the Landauer Limit    (PowerPoint)

Jeffrey Bokor

9:00am

Panel Discussion - Developing practical new signaling concepts in spin magnetics

Panelists: Jeffrey Bokor, Sayeef Salahuddin, Eli Yablonovitch

9:30am

Invited Talk: VOx Compounds as Metal-Insulator Switches    (PowerPoint)

Junqiao Wu (Berkeley)

10:00am

Invited Talk: Education & Outreach Opportunities at Tuskegee    (PowerPoint)

Tanjula Farlough (Tuskegee)

10:30am

Break

11:00am

Invited Talk: Education and Outreach Programs at MIT    (PowerPoint)

Shawna Young (MIT)

11:30am

Invited Talk: Emergent Behaviors of Integrated Cellular Systems, MIT STC

Roger Kamm (Director)

12 noon

General Lunch

12 noon

Executive Committee Lunch

1:00pm

Administrative Requirements    (PowerPoint)

Josephine Yuen & Janny Peng

1:30pm

Breakout Sessions

 

Breakout Session 1 (Students & Post-Docs): Student Council

Sapan Agarwal, Jamie Teherani & Josephine Yuen

 

Breakout Session 2 (Faculty & Staff): Integration of Research Approaches, Education & Outreach

Eli Yablonovitch

2:30pm

Plenary Session: Reports from Breakout Sessions

3:30pm

Review of Action Items, Next Steps & Closing Comments

4:00pm

Meeting Adjournment & Departure