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UT Tyler to Hold Chautauqua Seminar
The University of Texas at Tyler College of Engineering and Computer Science will hold a campuswide seminar to discuss the future of electronics, Dr. James Nelson, College of Engineering and Computer Science dean, announced.
Part of the college’s 2008-09 Chautauqua Seminar Series, the seminar will be 4 – 5:15 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 9 in Ratliff Building South, room 2024. The public is invited to attend.
Dr. Bruce Gnade, vice president for research and distinguished chair in microelectronics at UT Dallas, will present “Materials and Processes for Flexible Electronics” and lead an open discussion.
Gnade’s research interests focus on flexible electronics and nanostructured devices and materials for electronic applications. His research has been supported by the U.S. Army research labs, Department of Energy, Texas Instruments and Military Tech, LLC.
The seminar is co-sponsored by all the UT Tyler academic colleges.
Chautauqua refers to a time in the late 1800s when people would gather to discuss and elaborate on issues in a broad, open manner.
For more information, contact Dr. Muthukrishnan Sathyamoorthy, College of Engineering and Computer Science associate dean and Chautauqua Seminar Series chair, 903.565.5939 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
One of the 15 campuses of the UT System, UT Tyler offers excellence in teaching, research, artistic performance and community service. Nearly 90 undergraduate and graduate degrees are available at UT Tyler, which has an enrollment of more than 6,000 high-ability students at its campuses in Tyler, Longview and Palestine.