Virginia Tech Academy of Integrated Science NanoCamp -  July 31 - August 3, 2018 - Virginia Tech Campus   -  Blacksburg, Virginia
Virginia Tech Academy of Integrated Science NanoCamp -  July 31 - August 3, 2018 - Virginia Tech Campus   -  Blacksburg, Virginia

Schedule

Download a PDF: NanoCamp2018Itinerary.pdf


Tuesday, July 31
TIME SESSION/LOCATION
3:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Arrival & Check-in
New Hall West Residence Hall
4:30 p.m. - 5:15 p.m Ice Breaker Activities & Resident Advisor Introductions
New Hall West Residence Hall Lawn
5:15 p.m. - 6:15 p.m. Dinner
D2 Dining Hall
6:45 p.m. - 7:00 p.m. Walk to War Memorial
7:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. War Memorial
8:00 p.m. - 8:15 p.m. Walk to BreakZone
8:15 p.m. - 9:45 p.m. Fun at the BreakZone - bowling, billiards, and table tennis
Squires Student Center
11:00 p.m. Lights out! Big Day Tomorrow!
Wednesday, August 1
TIME SESSION/LOCATION
7:30 a.m. - 8:15 a.m. Breakfast
New Hall West Residence Hall
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Welcome & Overview - What is Nanoscience?
Dr. Randy Heflin
Associate Dean for Research & Graduate Studies, College of Science
NCB 220
9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m. Nano Building Blocks
McNeill Bauer, Allie Nagurney & Aly Hoeher, Geosciences Graduate Students
NCB 220
10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. Restroom & Water Break
10:45 a.m. - 11:15 a.m. Nanomedicine
Dr. Tian Chixia, Department of Chemistry
NCB 220
11:15 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Nanoparticles Quiz - What kind of nanoparticles are in each object?
McNeill Bauer, Allie Nagurney & Aly Hoeher, Geosciences Graduate Students
NCB 220
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch
D2 Dining Hall
1:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Breakout sessions with NanoEarth/VT SuN
NCB 220, 310, 330, & 370 Kelly Hall 230
4:30 p.m. - 4:45 p.m. Walk back to New Hall West
4:45 p.m - 5:45 p.m. Break
New Hall West Residence Hall
6:00 p.m. - 6:45 p.m. Dinner
D2 Dining Hall
6:45 p.m. - 7:00 p.m Walk to BreakZone
7:00 p.m. - 9:00 p.m. Fun at the BreakZone - bowling, billiards, and table tennis
Squires Student Center
9:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Relax in the dorms, play board games, etc.
New Hall West Residence Hall
11:00 p.m. Lights out! Big day tomorrow!
Thursday, August 2 (Group A)
TIME SESSION/LOCATION
7:30 a.m. - 8:15 a.m. Breakfast
D2 Dining Hall
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Campus Tour
Burruss Hall
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Tour of Polymer Solutions - independent testing materials lab and strategic resource for the test of polymers, plastics, metals, gases, and much more
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. Basketball, corn hole, & horseshoes
Nellies Cave Park
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Lunch: Chic-fil-A
Nellies Cave Park
2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Lab Activities at the Nanoscale Characterization & Fabrication Laboratory
Dr. Chris Winkler & Team
VT Corporate Research Center
5:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. Dinner
D2 Dining Hall
6:00 p.m. Leave for Pulaski Yankees game
7:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m. Pulaski Yankees baseball game
Drivers and/or RA’s
Calfee Park
700 South Washington Ave
Pulaski, VA 24301
11:00 p.m. Lights out! Big day tomorrow!
Thursday, August 2 (Group B)
TIME SESSION/LOCATION
7:30 a.m. - 8:15 a.m. Breakfast
D2 Dining Hall
8:30 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Campus Tour
Burruss Hall
10:00 a.m. - 11:00 a.m. Basketball, corn hole, & horseshoes
Nellies Cave Park
11:15 a.m. - 12:15 p.m. Tour of Polymer Solutions - independent testing materials lab and strategic resource for the test of polymers, plastics, metals, gases, and much more
12:45 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Lunch: Chic-fil-A
Nellies Cave Park
2:00 p.m. - 4:30 p.m. Lab Activities at the Nanoscale Characterization & Fabrication Laboratory
Dr. Chris Winkler & Team
VT Corporate Research Center
5:00 p.m. - 5:45 p.m. Dinner
D2 Dining Hall
6:00 p.m. Leave for Pulaski Yankees game
7:00 p.m. - 9:45 p.m. Pulaski Yankees baseball game
Drivers and/or RA’s
Calfee Park
700 South Washington Ave
Pulaski, VA 24301
11:00 p.m. Lights out! Big day tomorrow!
Friday, August 3
TIME SESSION/LOCATION
7:30 a.m. - 8:30 a.m. Breakfast
D2 Dining Hall
8:45 a.m. - 9:30 a.m. Break/Pack up
New Hall West Residence Hall
9:45 a.m. - 10:45 a.m. 100 Billion Nanometer Dash
Location TBD
11:00 a.m. - 11:45 a.m. Virginia Tech College of Science Information Session
Charlotte Parks, Director of Recruitment, College of Science
Smith Career Center - Meeting Room A (booked from 10:30-12:30)
12:00 p.m. - 1:30 p.m. Lunch with Nanoscience Faculty & Current Nanoscience Students
D2 Dining Hall
2:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m Check Out
Guest Services
New Hall West Residence Hall



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