Program Committee


  PROGRAM CHAIR
Mariadriana Creatore
Eindhoven University of Technology 
The Netherlands
  PROGRAM VICE CHAIR
Dan Killelea
Loyola University Chicago
2D MATERIALS
  • Co-Chair: Gunlycke, Daniel, Naval Research Laboratory
  • Co-Chair: Oleynik, Ivan, University of South Florida
  • Batzill, Matthias, Univ.  of South Florida
  • Chang, Chia-Seng, Institute of Physics, Academia Sinica
  • Ensslin, Klaus, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
  • Hofmann, Stephan, University of Cambridge, UK
  • Kawakami, Roland, The Ohio State Univ.
  • Lee, Gwan-Hyoung, Yonsei Univ., Korea
  • Lin, Hsin, Institute of Physics, Academia Sinica
  • Matsuda, Iwao, Univ. of Tokyo, Japan
  • Myers-Ward, Rachael, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory
  • Rodriguez Gutierrez, Humberto, University of South Florida
  • Tongay, Sefaattin, Arizona State Univ.
  • Tu, Qing, Northwestern University
  • Vitale, Steven, MIT Lincoln Laboratory
  • Wang, Han, Univ. of Southern California
  • Weatherup, Robert, University of Manchester, UK
  • Xia, Jing, University of California Irvine
 
ACTINIDES AND RARE EARTHS
  • Co-Chair: Shuh, David, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  • Co-Chair: Tobin, James G., University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh
  • Denecke, Melissa, IAEA,  Austria
  • Durakiewicz, Tomasz, National Science Foundation
  • Geeson, David, AWE, UK
  • Gofryk, Krzysztof, Idaho National Lab
  • Havela, Ladislav, Charles University, Prague, Czech Republic
  • Nelson, Art, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
  • Petit, Leon, Daresbury Laboratory, UK
  • Tereshina-Chitrova, Evgeniya, Institute of Physics, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic
 
ADVANCED ION MICROSCOPY
  • Co-Chair: Livengood, Richard, Intel Corporation, USA
  • Co-Chair: Ovchinnikova, Olga, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Gölzhäuser, Armin, Bielefeld University, Germany
  • Hlawacek, Gregor, Helmholtz Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf, Germany
  • Notte, John A., Carl Zeiss Microscopy, LLC
  • Ogawa, Shinichi, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST)
  • Tan, Shida, Intel Corporation
 
ADVANCED SURFACE ENGINEERING
  • Chair: Franz, Robert, Montanuniversität Leoben, Austria
  • Klemberg-Sapieha, Jolanta, Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal, Canada
  • Kodambaka, Suneel, University of California, Los Angeles
  • Lin, Jianliang, Southwest Research Institute
  • Mangolini, Filippo, University of Texas at Austin
  • Panjan, Matjaz, Jozef Stefan Institute, Slovenia
  • Voevodin, Andrey, University of North Texas
 
APPLIED SURFACE SCIENCE
  • Chair: Artyushkova, Kateryna, Physical Electronics
  • Ellsworth, Ashley, Physical Electronics
  • Engelhard, Mark, Pacific Northwest National Lab
  • Fisher, Gregory L., Physical Electronics
  • Gaskell, Karen, University of Maryland, College Park
  • Lerach, Jordan, ImaBiotech Corp.
  • Mahoney, Christine, Corning, Inc.
  • Shard, Alex, National Physical Laboratory, UK
  • Spool, Alan, Western Digital Corporation
  • Ventrice, Carl, SUNY Polytechnic Institute
 
ATOMIC SCALE PROCESSING
  • Chair: Chair: Joseph, Eric A., IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
  • Cleveland, Erin, U.S. Naval Research Lab
  • Creatore, Mariadriana, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
  • Graham, Daniel, University of Washington
  • Hamaguchi, Satoshi, Osaka Univ., Japan
  • Hilton, Jessica, Consultant
  • Huffman, Craig, Micron
  • Kachian, Jessica, Intel Corporation
  • Oehrlein, Gottlieb S., University of Maryland, College Park
  • Reinke, Petra, University of Virginia
  • Rogers, Bridget, Vanderbilt University
  • Sankaran, R. Mohan, Case Western Reserve University
  • Vallee, Christophe, LTM, Univ. Grenoble Alpes, CEA-LETI, France
  • Wheeler, Virginia, U.S. Naval Research Lab.tl
 
BIOMATERIAL INTERFACES
  • Chair: Graham, Daniel, University of Washington
  • Baio, Joe, Oregon State University
  • Carroll, Nichlaus, University of New Mexico
  • Fears, Kenan, US Naval Research Lab
  • Gamble, Lara, University of Washington
  • Howell, Caitlin, University of Maine
  • Jarvis, Karyn, Swinburne Univ. of Technology
  • O'Connell, Deborah, University of York, UK
  • Theilacker, Bill, Medtronic
  • Valtiner, Markus, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
  • Weidner, Tobias, Aarhus University, Denmark
 
BIOMATERIALS PLENARY SESSION
  • Graham, Daniel, University of Washington
  • Baio, Joe, Oregon State University
  • Carroll, Nichlaus, University of New Mexico
  • Fears, Kenan, US Naval Research Lab
  • Howell, Caitlin, University of Maine
  • O'Connell, Deborah, University of York, UK
  • Theilacker, Bill, Medtronic
  • Valtiner, Markus, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
  • Weidner, Tobias, Aarhus University, Denmark
 
CHEMICAL ANALYSIS AND IMAGING INTERFACES
  • Co-Chair: Kolmakov, Andrei, NIST
  • Co-Chair: Nonnenmann, Stephen, University of Massachusetts - Amherst
  • Co-Chair: Yu, Xiao-Ying, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

COMPLEX OXIDES: FUNDAMENTAL PROPERTIES AND APPLICATIONS
  • Co-Chair: Kelber, Jeffry, University of North Texas
  • Co-Chair: Tenney, Samuel, Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • Goddard III, William, California Institute of Technology
  • Kawasaki, Jason, University of Wisconsin - Madison
  • King, Seth, Univ. of Wisconsin-La Crosse
  • Smentkowski, Vincent, General Electric Global Research Center
ELECTRONIC MATERIALS & PHOTONICS
  • Chair: Hilton, Jessica, Consultant
  • Abate, Yohannes, Georgia State Univ.
  • Antonelli, Andy, Nanometrics
  • Cleveland, Erin, U.S. Naval Research Lab
  • Douglas, Erica, Sandia National Labs
  • Durbin, Steven, Western Michigan Univ.
  • Filler, Michael, Georgia Institute of Tech
  • Gupta, Shalini, Northrop Grumman ES
  • Han, Sang M., University of New Mexico
  • Kapadia, Rehan, Univ. of Southern CA
  • Kavanagh, Karen L., Simon Fraser Univ.
  • Kawasaki, Jason, University of Wisconsin - Madison
  • Kim, Hyun Jung, NASA Langley
    King, Sean, Intel Corporation
  • King, Seth, Univ. of Wisconsin-La Crosse
  • McDonnell, Stephen, Univ. of Virginia
  • McGuire, Gary, Adamas Nanotechnologies
  • Muscat, Anthony, University of Arizona
  • Myers-Ward, Rachael, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory
  • Paquette, Michelle, University of Missouri-Kansas City
  • Porter, Lisa, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Queen, Daniel, Northrop Grumman
  • Rockett, Angus, Colorado School of Mines
  • Strandwitz, Nicholas, Lehigh University
  • Wallace, Robert M., University of Texas at Dallas
  • Wiggins, Bryan, Intel Corporation

ENERGY TRANSITION
  • Co-Chair: Choudhury, Devika, Argonne National Laboratory
  • Co-Chair: Farber, Rachael, The University of Chicago
  • Co-Chair: Seitzman, Natalie, Colorado School of Mines
  • Co-Chair: Zaccarine, Sarah, Colorado School of Mines

FRONTIERS OF NEW LIGHT SOURCES APPLIED TO MATERIALS, INTERFACES, AND PROCESSING
  • Co-Chair: Castro, German Rafael, Spanich CRG BM25-SpLine Beamline at the ESRF
  • Co-Chair: Kiskinova, Maya, Elettra-Sincrotrone Trieste, Italy
  • Co-Chair: McChesney, Jessica, Argonne National Laboratory
  • Co-Chair: Renault, Olivier, CEA-LETI, France
  • Fadley, Charles, University of California, Davis
  • Liu, Zhi, ShanghaiTech University, China
  • McNulty, Ian, Max IV Laboratory
  • Molodtsov, Serguei, European XFEL GmbH
  • Morais, Jonder, No Matching Affiliation
  • Nemsak, Slavomir, Advanced Light Source, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
  • Schneider, Claus Michael, Forschungszentrum Juelich GmbH, Germany
  • Schoenlein, Robert, Stanford Institute for Materials and Energy Sciences, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
  • Ueda, Shigenori, NIMS, Japan
FUNDAMENTAL ASPECTS OF MATERIAL DEGRADATION
  • Co-Chair: Parkinson, Gareth, TU Wien, Austria
  • Co-Chair: Valtiner, Markus, Vienna University of Technology, Austria
  • Baio, Joe, Oregon State University
  • Howell, Caitlin, University of Maine
  • Reinke, Petra, University of Virginia
  • Rosenhahn, Axel, Ruhr-University Bochum, Germany
  • Sykes, Charles, Tufts University


FUNDAMENTAL DISCOVERIES IN HETEROGENEOUS CATALYSIS
  • Chair: Baber, Ashleigh, James Madison University
  • Arnadottir, Liney, Oregon State University
  • Flaherty, David W., University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Roy, Sharani, University of Tennessee Knoxville
  • Senanayake, Sanjaya, Brookhaven National Laboratory
  • Utz, Arthur, Tufts University
  • Weaver, Jason, University of Florida

 
MAGNETIC INTERFACES & NANOSTRUCTURES
  • Chair: Lauter, Valeria, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Barsukov, Igor, UC Riverside
  • Donath, Markus, Muenster Univ., Germany
  • Enders, Axel, Univ. of Bayreuth, Germany
  • Hoffmann, Axel, Argonne National Lab
  • Mankey, Gary, University of Alabama
  • Ohldag, Hendrik, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory
  • Szulczewski, Greg, University of Alabama

 
MANUFACTURING SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
  • Chair: Rogers, Bridget, Vanderbilt Univ.
  • Cady, Nathaniel, SUNY Polytechnic Institute
  • Diebold, Alain C., SUNY Polytechnic Institute
  • Lad, Robert, University of Maine
  • Murday, James, Univ.  of Southern California
  • Rubloff, Gary, Univ.  of Maryland, College Park
  • Seebauer, Edmund, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
  • Svedberg, Erik B., The National Academies


MATERIALS AND PROCESSES FOR QUANTUM INFORMATION, COMPUTING AND SCIENCE
  • Co-Chair: Adiga, Vivekananda, IBM, T.J. Watson Research Center
  • Co-Chair: Myers-Ward, Rachael, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory
  • Fedchak, James, NIST
  • Hilton, Jessica, Consultant
  • Ilic, Robert, National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • Li, An-Ping, Oak Ridge National Lab
  • Mutus, Josh, Google Inc
  • Olsson, Eva, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg, Sweden
  • Queen, Daniel, Northrop Grumman
  • Vijayragavan, Rajamani, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research
  • Vitale, Steven, MIT Lincoln Laboratory
  • Yoder, Jonilyn, MIT Lincoln Laboratory


MEMS & NEMS
  • Chair: Chair: Davis, Robert, Brigham Young University
  • Héntz, Sebastian, CEA-LETI, France
  • Ilic, Robert, National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • Jordan, Matthew, Sandia National Labs
  • Metzler, Meredith, Univ. of Pennsylvania
  • Wang, Zenghui, University of Electronic Science and Technology of China
  • Zorman, Christian, Case Western Reserve University
     

NANOMETER-SCALE SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
  • Chair: Kalinin, Sergei, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Brown, Keith A., Boston University
  • Celano, Umberto, IMEC, Belgium
  • Cohen, Sidney, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel
  • Czaplewski, David, Argonne National Laboratory
  • Fantner, Georg, École Polytechnique Fédéral de Lausanne, Switzerland
  • First, Phillip, Georgia Inst of Technology
  • Hla, Saw Wai, Argonne National Lab
  • Mody, Jay, GLOBALFOUNDRIES Inc.
  • Sharma, Renu,  NIST
     
 
NEW CHALLENGES TO REPRODUCIBLE DATA AND ANALYSIS
  • Co-Chair: Baer, Donald, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
  • Co-Chair: Gilmore, Ian S., National Physical Laboratory, UK
  • Artyushkova, Kateryna, Physical Electronics
  • Fenton, Jeffrey, Medtronic
  • Gamble, Lara, University of Washington
  • Graham, Daniel, University of Washington
  • Hendricks, Jay, NIST
  • Kalinin, Sergei, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
  • Leggett, Graham, Univ. of Sheffield, UK
  • Ohlhausen, Tony, Sandia National Lab
  • Porter, Lisa, Carnegie Mellon University
  • Powell, Cedric, NIST
  • Pylypenko, Svitlana, Colorado School of Mines
  • Smentkowski, Vincent, General Electric Global Research Center
  • Walker, Amy, Univ. of Texas at Dallas

 
PLASMA SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY
  • Chair: Sankaran, Mohan, Case Western Reserve University
  • Agarwal, Sumit, Colorado School of Mines
  • Despiau-Pujo, Emilie, CNRS-LTM, Université Grenoble Alpes, France
  • Engelmann, Sebastian, IBM T.J. Watson Research Center
  • George, Steven, University of Colorado at Boulder
  • Gordon, Michael, University of California at Santa Barbara
  • Hayashi, Hisataka, Toshiba, Japan
  • Johnson, Erik V., LPICM, CNRS, Ecole Polytechnique, Université Paris-Saclay
  • Kanarik, Keren, Lam Research Corp.
  • Koga, Kazunori, Kyushu Univ., Japan
  • Lishan, David, Plasma-Therm LLC
  • Maeda, Kenji, Hitachi High Technologies America Inc.
  • O'Connell, Deborah, Univ. of York, UK
  • Pargon, Erwine, LTM, Univ. Grenoble Alpes, CEA-LETI, France
  • Ranjan, Alok, TEL Technology Center, America, LLC
  • Reniers, Francois, Université Libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
  • Samukawa, Seiji, Tohoku University
  • Shearer, Jeffrey, IBM Research Division, Albany, NY
  • Sriraman, Saravanapriyan, Lam Research Corporation
  • Tatsumi, Tetsuya, Sony Semiconductor Solutions Corporation
  • van de Sanden, Mauritius C.M., Dutch Institute for Fundamental Energy Research (DIFFER)
  • Vitale, Steven, MIT Lincoln Laboratory
  • Walton, Scott, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory
  • Wang, Mingmei, TEL Technology Center, America, LLC
  • Yeom, GeunYoung, Sungkyunkwan University, Republic of Korea


SPECTROSCOPIC ELLIPSOMETRY
  • Chair: Hofmann, Tino, University of North Carolina at Charlotte
  • Darakchieva, Vanya, Linköping University, Sweden
  • Hilfiker, James, J.A. Woollam
  • Zollner, Stefan, New Mexico State Univ.
     
 
SURFACE SCIENCE
  • Chair: Reinke, Petra, University of Virginia
  • Arnadottir, Liney, Oregon State Univ.
  • Chen, Donna, Univ. of South Carolina
  • Iski, Erin, University of Tulsa
  • Juurlink, Ludo, Leiden University
  • Kay, Bruce D., Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
  • Koel, Bruce E., Princeton University
  • Parkinson, Gareth, TU Wien
  • Sykes, Charlie, Tufts University
  • Tait, Steven, Indiana University
  • Teplyakov, Andrew, University of Delaware
  • Utz, Arthur, Tufts University
  • Zaera, Francisco, University of California, Riverside
  • Zhu, Junfa, National Synchrotron Radiation Laboratory and Department of Chemical Physics, University of Science and Technology of China
     
 
THIN FILMS
  • Chair: Wheeler, Virginia, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory
  • Akyildiz, Halil, Uludag University, Turkey
  • Banerjee, Parag, Univ. of Central Florida
  • Becker, Joe, Kurt J. Lesker Company
  • Cansizoglu, Hilal, University of California, Davis
  • Conley, John, Oregon State University
  • Fitz-Gerald, James, Univ. of Virginia
  • Grubbs, Robert, Micron Technology
  • Guisinger, Nathan, Argonne National Lab
  • Gupta, Subhadra, University of Alabama
  • Jur, Jesse, North Carolina State University
  • Kachian, Jessica, Intel Corporation
  • Kalanyan, Berc, NIST
  • Kessels, Erwin, Eindhoven University of Technology, The Netherlands
  • Losego, Mark, Georgia Inst. of Technology
  • Mei, Antonio, Cornell University
  • Nejati, Siamak, Univ. of Nebraska-Lincoln
  • Pedersen, Henrik, Linköping Univ., Sweden
  • Peng, Qing, University of Alabama
  • Poodt, Paul, Holst Centre / TNO, The Netherlands
  • Scarel, Giovanna, James Madison University
  • Sobczak, Cathy, Sandia National Laboratories
  • Stiff-Roberts, Adrienne, Duke University
  • Vallee, Christophe, LTM, Univ. Grenoble Alpes, CEA-LETI, France
  • Vanfleet, Richard, Brigham Young University
  • Yanguas-Gil, Angel, Argonne National Lab
  • Yu, Cunjiang, University of Houston

 
VACUUM TECHNOLOGY
  • Chair: Ricker, Jacob, NIST
  • Alfrey, Jason, Vacuum Technology, Inc.
  • Arnold, Paul, MKS Instruments, Inc.
  • Brucker, Gerardo, MKS Instruments, Inc.,
  • Carter, Jason, Argonne National Laboratory
  • Fedchak, James, NIST
  • Heinbuch, Scott, MKS Instruments, Inc.
  • Hendricks, Jay, NIST
  • Lanza, Giulia, SLAC National Accelerator Lab.
  • Li, Yulin, Cornell University
  • Lushtak, Yevgeniy, Cornell University
  • Omolayo, Sol, Lawrence Berkeley Lab
  • Peacock, Neil, Pine Place Consulting, LLC
  • Scherschligt, Julia, NIST
  • Stutzman, Marcy, Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility
  • Valente Feliciano, Anne Marie, Thomas Jefferson National Accelerator Facility
  • Van Drie, Alan,  Tri Alpha Energy, Inc.
  • Wuest, Martin, INFICON, Liechtenstein