Workshop: Personalized Intelligent Living

May 25, 2017

June 28-30, 2017 “Personalized Intelligent Living: Human, Robot and Nature” Penn Wharton China Center in Penn Wharton China Center, Beijing, China

Sogang-UPenn BK21plus Workshop

January 3, 2017

January 20, 2017, Claudia Cohen Hall (G17), Sponsors: School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania, Theme: self-assembly, nanoparticles, biomaterials, imaging, drug delivery, sensors, bio-devices

The First Penn-KIST Joint Symposium

November 9, 2016

December 5, 2016, 9:00am – 6:30pm, Singh Center for Nanotechnology. This symposium will bring together researchers from Materials and Life Science Research Division (MLSRD), Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) and Penn at SAS and SEAS with common interests in advanced nanomaterials, metamaterials, and composites.

Unusual Configuration Spaces

November 25, 2015

September 12-16, 2016 This workshop will bring together researchers interested in a panoply of unusual configuration spaces, arising in applied fields or in plausible models, to look for similarities or creative tensions between them.

Penn Humanities Forum: Beautiful Science

December 10, 2014

The Architecture of Butterflies Shu Yang Professor of Material Science and Engineering and Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Pennsylvania Daniel Janzen Professor of Biology and Thomas G. and Louise E. DiMaura Term Chair, University of Pennsylvania John Tresch Associate Professor of History & Sociology of Science, University of Pennsylvania The brilliant colors of butterfly wings reveal much about aesthetics, evolution, and ...

Nano to Macro: The Music of Kirigami

November 7, 2014

Bowerbird and Soundfield are pleased to present the world premiere of three new works by composer and director Gene Coleman. The evening opens with presentations by architect and artist Jenny Sabin and two leading scientists from the University of Pennsylvania (Dr. Shu Yang and Dr. Randall Kamien). Together they will provide a fascinating glimpse into ...

Workshop on Foldable, Buildable, & Responsive Materials

August 22, 2014

EFRIFEST Workshop on Foldable, Buildable, & Responsive Materials from the micro scale to the building scale. The Architecture of Butterflies read more