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Exploring the Ultra Small & Solving the Energy Challenge*

July 17, 2011

CFN

The Center for Functional Nanomaterials at Brookhaven National Laboratory

FREE!

No reservations needed; All activities available on a first-come, first served basis.
Gates open 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Visitors age 16 and over must bring a photo ID.

Handicapped accessible
1-1/2 miles north of LIE Exit 68
Maps & Directions to Brookhaven Lab

Call (631) 344-2651

Visit the Center for Functional Nanomaterials where researchers probe structures as tiny as a billionth of a meter! Obtain bus tickets after attending overview in Berkner Hall Room “B”.

SCIENCE TALKS

“Energy, CO2, Climate, & You!”
Presented by Stephen Schwartz, Senior Scientist, Atmospheric Sciences, BNL
Science Education Center Auditorium
11:00am, 12:30 pm and 2:00pm

“Self-Assembly in Nanotechnology: How to Build Things that are only Nanometers Big”
Presented by Chuck Black, Group Leader for Electronic Nanomaterials, BNL
Science Education Center Auditorium
11:45

“Building Materials and Devices via Self-Assembly”
Presented by Oleg Gang, Group Leader for Soft/Bio Nanomaterials, BNL
Science Education Center Auditorium
1:15 PM

“Impact of Nanotechnology: Transistors Today & Concepts for Tomorrow”
Presented by Mark Hybertsen, Head, Theory & Computation Group, BNL
Science Education Center Auditorium
2:45pm

ENJOY THE “MAGIC OF ENERGY” SHOW
Berkner Hall Auditorium
12noon, 1:30 and 3:00pm
Be sure to arrive early as the auditorium fills quickly!

THE NANO-TOY ZONE
Come have fun playing with super sized nanostructures while learning about nanoscience in our “Nano Toy Zone.”
Berkner Hall Room “A” all day!

HANDS ON SCIENCE FUN!
Velocity up; pressure down! Experience the Bernoulli Principle in action, or, make your hair stand on end with our Van de Graaff generator in our hands-on science room in the Research Suport Building every hour.

HOP ABOARD THE BIO-BUS
See science up close in a carbon neutral laboratory on wheels!
All day outside of Research Support Building 400