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NATIONAL ACADEMY OF ENGINEERING

2018 US Frontiers of Engineering
September 5-7, 2018

Chair: Jennifer West, Duke University

QUANTUM COMPUTERS: ARE WE THERE YET?

Organizers:
Grace Metcalfe, Air Force Office of Scientific Research, and Jerry Chow, IBM

Quantum Computing—
What It Is, Why We Want It, and How We’re Trying to Get It

Sara Gamble, Army Research Office

Quantum Algorithms: Promise and Perspective
Shelby Kimmel, Middlebury College

Logical Quantum Computing
Sarah Sheldon, IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center

Quantum Simulation
Norman Yao, University of California, Berkeley

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Suggested Citation:"Program." National Academy of Engineering. 2019. Frontiers of Engineering: Reports on Leading-Edge Engineering from the 2018 Symposium. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/25333.
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THE ROLE OF ENGINEERING IN THE FACE OF CONFLICT AND DISASTER

Organizers:
Francesca D’Arcangelo, MIT Lincoln Laboratory, and
Mira Olson, Drexel University

Mapping Technologies During Hurricane Harvey
Julia Moline, Federal Emergency Management Agency

Engineering for the People:
Putting Peace, Social Justice, and Environmental Protection at the Heart of All Engineering

Darshan Karwat, Arizona State University

Bridge of Cards: Combining Formal and Informal Structures in Crisis Response
Willow Brugh, Truss

USAID Approaches to Development Engineering Innovation and Disaster Relief
Marissa Jablonski, USAID

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RESILIENT AND RELIABLE INFRASTRUCTURE

Organizers:
Julie Pietrzak, STV Inc., and Iris Tien, Georgia Institute of Technology

Communicating Advanced Infrastructure Resiliency Analytics to Diverse Groups of Stakeholders
Josh Vertalka, Resilient Solutions 21

Identifying Infrastructure Dependencies and Interdependencies
Robert Hanson, Department of Homeland Security

Climate Change and Infrastructure Resilience
Firas Saleh, Jupiter

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Suggested Citation:"Program." National Academy of Engineering. 2019. Frontiers of Engineering: Reports on Leading-Edge Engineering from the 2018 Symposium. Washington, DC: The National Academies Press. doi: 10.17226/25333.
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THERANOSTICS

Organizers:
Rebekah Drezek, Rice University, and
Darrell Irvine, Massachusetts Institute of Technology

The Challenges of Developing Targeted Theranostic Nanoparticles and Potential Solutions That Are on the Horizon
Andrew Tsourkas, University of Pennsylvania

Synthetic Biomarkers for Cancer Detection and Diagnosis
Ester Kwon, University of California, San Diego

Immune Theranostics
Evan Scott, Northwestern University

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This volume presents papers on the topics covered at the National Academy of Engineering's 2018 US Frontiers of Engineering Symposium. Every year the symposium brings together 100 outstanding young leaders in engineering to share their cutting-edge research and innovations in selected areas. The 2018 symposium was held September 5-7 and hosted by MIT Lincoln Laboratory in Lexington, Massachusetts. The intent of this book is to convey the excitement of this unique meeting and to highlight innovative developments in engineering research and technical work.

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