TAPPI Nano 2020 Virtual Conference

Took place on July 22 - 23, 11:30 – 3:00 EST

What took place:

  • Topics covered such as composites, mediated assembly, health & safety, standards, electronics, and biomedical

  • Student poster presentation

  • Updates from the Nano Producers Committee and Nano Division

  • 15 minute coffee/wine break during the conference

  • 2020 Nano Division Award Winners Announcement

 

Student Poster Presentation: 

Caroline Ezequiel anf Ramakrishna Trovagunta are the winners of the TAPPI Nano Student poster competition. They presented their work during day 2 of the TAPPI Nano virtual conference 2020. See their work on the TAPPI Nano Students Twitter Page: https://twitter.com/TAPPINanoStdnts

 

Virtual Conference Presentation Schedule:

(Presentation times include Q&A)

 

 

Day 1 - 22 July                  

Presentation

Presenter

11:30 - 12:00

Welcome & Awards

Robert Moon

USDA Forest Service

12:00 - 12:20

Direct Writing Materials with Tunable Properties                         

Gilberto Siqueira

EMPA

12:20 - 12:40

Nanoscale Cellulose for Components of Dye-sensitized Solar Cells

Kati Miettunen

Aalto University

12:40 - 1:05

What’s New in Commercial Production of Nanocellulose?

Lars Axrup

Stora Enso

1:05 - 1:20

Coffee/Wine Break

1:20 - 1:40

Light-triggered Tuning of Mechanical Properties  in 3D Printable Cellulose Nanocomposite

Luca Mueller

EMPA

1:40 - 2:00

Continuous Processing of High Strength Cellulose Nanofiber Sheets

Jeffrey Youngblood

Purdue University

2:00 - 2:20

Have we Established the Safety of Cellulose Nanomaterials?

Jo Anne Shatkin

Vireo Advisors, LLC

2:20 - 2:40

Modifying Hard Materials 

Johan Foster

University of British Columbia

Day 2 - 23 July

11:30 - 11:50

Nano Cellulose Vehicle

Hiroyuki Yano

Kyoto University

11:50 - 12:10

Wood MicrostructuresTuning for High Performance Ecological Materials

Mingwei Zhu

Nanjing University

12:10 -12:30

Nanocelluloses: Next generation Aqueous-based Universal Adhesives for Particulate Composites

Bruno Mattos

Aalto University

12:30 - 12:50

FinnCERES Materials Cluster

Tekla Tammelin

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd

12:50 - 1:05

Coffee/Wine Break

1:05 - 1:25

Conductive Elastic 3D Printed Composites Based on Nanocellulose for Controlled Drug Release

Rubina Ajdary

Aalto University

1:25 - 1:45

Speed Presentations from TAPPI Student Winners of Twitter Poster Competition

Meghan Roberts/Sara Roldan Velasquez

1:45 - 2:05

Standards

Collen Walker/Linda Johnston

2:05 - 2:25

Assembly of Nano-polysaccharides and Plant Polyaromatics at Interfaces

Orlando Rojas

University of British Columbia and Aalto University

2:25 - 2:40

TAPPI Nano Division Leadership and TAPPI Nano 2021

Heli Kangas

VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland Ltd


 

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