including aspects of their synthesis, self-assembly, characterization, roles in biology and tissue engineering, and complex mechanical properties. All day the lectures are at Rackham, 4th floor. 8:30 until 5:00. Free admission to any one involved with any university. Annual banquet at 6:30 at the Michigan League ballroom. All Macro faculty, speakers, and any students doing a poster are invited. For others it costs $50.
Committee: Mark Banaszak Holl, Ariella Shikanov, Ellen Arruda, and Scott Zavada (Student rep.)
There is a contest for selecting a student speaker for the lecture sessions. If you want to be considered to give a lecture, send an extended abstract and the electronic version of the poster to Scott Zavada at firstname.lastname@example.org by October 6. Open to all students at U-M and other colleges.