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Program

NATIONAL ACADEMY OF ENGINEERING


2009 U.S. Frontiers of Engineering Symposium

September 10–12, 2009


Chair: Andrew M. Weiner, Purdue University


ENGINEERING TOOLS FOR SCIENTIFIC DISCOVERY

Organizers: J. Christopher Love, Naren Ramakrishnan, and Louise Hamlin


Digital Holographic Microscopy for 3D Imaging of Complex Fluids and Biological Systems

Vinothan Manoharan


Engineering Tools for Studying Marine Mammals

Sean Wiggins


The Kepler Mission: A Search for Terrestrial Planets

Riley Duren


Computational Sustainability: Computational Methods for a Sustainable Environment, Economy, and Society

Carla Gomes


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Program NATIONAL ACADEMY OF ENGINEERING 2009 U.S. Frontiers of Engineering Symposium September 10–12, 2009 Chair: Andrew M. Weiner, Purdue University ENGINEERING TOOLS FOR SCIENTIFIC DISCOvERY Organizers: J. Christopher Love, Naren Ramakrishnan, and Louise Hamlin Digital Holographic Microscopy for D Imaging of Complex Fluids and Biological Systems Vinothan Manoharan Engineering Tools for Studying Marine Mammals Sean Wiggins The Kepler Mission: A Search for Terrestrial Planets Riley Duren Computational Sustainability: Computational Methods for a Sustainable Environment, Economy, and Society Carla Gomes *** 11

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12 FRONTIERS OF ENGINEERING NANO/MICRO PHOTONICS AND NEW APPLICATIONS Organizers: Nelson Tansu and Michal Lipson Optical Antennas: A New Technology That Can Enhance Light-Matter Interactions Lukas Novotny Nano-Opto-Mechanics: Using Light Forces in Guided-Wave Nanostructures Oskar Painter Engineering Light: Intersubband Optoelectronics Claire Gmachl Light-Emitting Diode Technology for Solid-State Lighting Mike krames *** ENGINEERING THE HEALTH CARE DELIvERY SYSTEM Organizers: Stephanie Guerlain and Eva k. Lee Why Health Information Technology Doesn’t Work Elmer Bernstam Calibration in Computer Models for Medical Diagnosis and Prognostication Lucila Ohno-Machado Medical Informatics for Detecting Adverse Events Genevieve Melton Managing and Coordinating Health Care: Creating Collaborative, Proactive Systems David Dorr ***

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1 PROGRAM RESILIENT AND SUSTAINABLE INFRASTRUCTURE Organizers: Seth Guikema and Patrick O’Mara America’s Infrastructure Report Card: Causes, Costs, and Solutions kristina Swallow Infrastructure Resilience to Disasters Stephanie Chang The Environmental Footprint of Infrastructure Arpad Horvath *** DINNER SPEECH Developing GPS: Conception, Applications, Surprises, and the Future Bradford W. Parkinson

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