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Dr. Kris Lipinska

Associate Research Professor

Department of Mechanical Engineering

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Recent Conferences and Talks


2015

National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA) Stewardship Science Academic Programs (SSAP) Symposium, Santa Fe, NM, 11-12 March, 2015:
- High Pressure Behavior of Mullite-Type Oxides: Phase Transitions, Amorphization and Microstructural Implications

Annual DOE/NNSA Review of the High Pressure Science and Engineering Center Las Vegas, NV, 12 Feb., 2015:
- High Pressure Behavior of Natural and Synthetic Mullites

Meeting of the International Mineralogical Society 2014, South Africa, 1-5 Sept. 2014:
- Crystal Structure and Properties of Boron-Doped Mullite; Investigations at Ambient, High-Pressure, and High-Temperature Conditions

Graduate & Professional Student Research Forum, Las Vegas, March 29, 2014:
-Putting the Squeeze on Ceramic Materials: Diamonds, X-Rays and Lasers Help in Uncovering of Extreme Behaviors in Ceramic Materials

UNLV/National Security Technologies (NSTec) Symposium, Las Vegas, March 28, 2014:
- Mullite Materials at Extreme Pressures

22nd Annual Conference of the German Crystallographic Society (DGK), Berlin, Germany 17 - 20 March 2014:
- The Influence of Boron on the Crystal Structure and Properties of Mullite: Investigations at Ambient, High-Pressure, and High-Temperature Conditions.

Second Annual STEM Summit: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, Las Vegas, NV, Jan 13-14, 2014:
- Diamond Anvil Cell Motorized Pressure Controller.

Second Annual STEM Summit: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, Las Vegas, NV, Jan 13-14, 2014:
- Technological Ceramics: High-Pressure Research.

Bi-Annual DOE/NNSA Review of the High Pressure Science and Engineering Center, UNLV, January 27-28, 2014:
- Student Research Showcase: Mullite Materials at High-Pressures.

The 28th European Crystallographic Meeting of the European Crystallographic Association - ECM28, Warwick, UK, 25-29 August 2013:
- Structural properties of mullite-type Pb(Al1-xMnx)BO4.

DOE Biomass Program Review Integrated Biorefineries Platform IBR & Infrastructure, Arlington, VA, May 20-22, 2013:
- Development of Biofuels Using Ionic Transfer Membranes, Phase III.

American Physical Society - APS March Meeting, Baltimore, MD March 18-22, 2013:
- Luminescence and Local Structure Correlation of Er-doped Glasses and Composites.

American Physical Society - APS March Meeting, Baltimore, MD March 18-22, 2013
- Mullite Ceramics at Extreme Conditions.

First Annual STEM Summit: Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics, Las Vegas, NV, Jan 14-15, 2013:
- FAME-Tech Labs: Research and Facilities Overview.

National Clean Energy Summit 5.0: Power of Choice, August 7, 2012, Las Vegas, NV

DOE Hydrogen Fuel Cells Program and Vehicle Technologies Program Annual Merit Review and Peer Evaluation Meeting , Arlington, VA, May 9-13, 2012
- Glasses and Nanocomposites for Hydrogen Storage.

International Workshop on Mullite & Mullite-type Materials Confrence, Aviles, Spain, May 8-11:
- Pressure Induced Phase Transitions in Mullite-Type Bi2(Fe4-xMnx)O10-d Complex Oxides.


DOE Hydrogen Fuel Cells Program and Vehicle Technologies Program Annual Merit Review and Peeer Evaluation Meeting, Arlington, VA, May 9-13, 2011:
- Glasses and Nanocomposites for Hydrogen Storage


American Physical Society - APS March Meeting, Dallas, TX, March 21-25, 2011
- Synthesis, Microstructure & Properties of Complex Nasicon-Type Ceramics


American Physical Society - APS March Meeting, Dallas, TX, March 21-25, 2011:
- New Structural Phase Transition in Bi2(Fe4-x Mnx) O10-x Complex Oxides and it Implications in the Mullite Family of Materials.


DOE Biomass Program Review Integrated Biorefineries Platform IBR & Infrastructure,Washington D.C. Feb. 1-3, 2011:
- Development of Biofuels Using Ionic Transfer Membranes Phase II.


National Nuclear Security Administration (NNSA-SSAA) Meeting,Las Vegas, NV, 12 Nov. 2010:
- Exploring Limits of Materials: Structural Studies of Group IV Binary Hydrides at Extreme Pressures.


3rd International Conference on Energy Logistics and the Environment, Denver, CO, 7-9 Oct. 2010:
- Kris Lipinska: Conference Co-Chair and Panel Organizer: Renewable Energy Technologies.


2010 UNLV Clean Energy Forum, Las Vegas, NV, September 8, 2010
- Kris Lipinska: Organizing Committee.


2010 U.S. Department of Energy Hydrogen Program and Vehicle Technologies Program Annual Merit Review and Peer Evaluation Meeting, Washington D.C., June 7-11, 2010:
- HGMS: Glasses and Nanocomposites for Hydrogen Storage.


American Physical Society March 2010 Meeting, Portland, Oregon, March 15 - 19, 2010:
- Structural Integrity and Microstructure of Na+ Conducting Ceramics.


American Physical Society March 2010 Meeting, Portland, Oregon, March 15 - 19, 2010:
- Structural Studies of Group IV Binary Hydrides at Extreme Pressures.


MS&T, Materials Science and Technology Conference, Pittsburgh, PA, October 25-29, 2009:
- Exploring New Routes for the Development of Functional Nanomaterials Using Extreme Pressure.

2nd International Conference on Energy, Logistics and the Environment, Las Vegas, NV 27-29 October, 2009:
- Kris Lipinska: Co-Organizer and Moderator:"GREEN TECHNOLOGIES PANEL".
- Kris Lipinska: Invited Speaker: Overview of Research on Materials for Future Renewable Energy Technologies.

2009 UNLV Renewable Energy Symposium, Las Vegas, NV, 11-12 August 2009:
- Kris Lipinska: Conference Co-Chair

42nd Western Regional Meeting 2008 of the American Chemical Society, Las Vegas, NV, 23-27 September, 2009:
- Kris Lipinska: Co-Organizer of Sessions on FUTURE ENERGY SOURCES and MATERIAL SCIENCE, NEW DEVELOPMENTS in BOFUELS RESEARCH and CHEMISTRY of BIOFUELS.

1st International Conference on Energy, Logistics and the Environment, Las Vegas, NV 27-29 October, 2008:
- Kris Lipinska - Panel Moderator: Green Technology.
- Kris Lipinska - Invited Speaker: Integrating Green Technologies into Operations.

2008 UNLV Renewable Energy Symposium, Las Vegas, NV, 20-22 August 2008:
- Kris Lipinska: Conference Co-Chair

Glass & Optical Materials Division Meeting, ACERS 2008, Tucson , AZ, May 18-21, 2008:
- High-Pressure Synchrotron X-Ray Diffraction Study Of Nanocrystalline Composites: Exploring New Routes for the Development of Advanced Materials.

APS March Meeting, New Orleans, LO, March 10-14, 2008:
- Novel Oxide Based Nanocomposites: Development and Structural Characterization.

APS March 2008 Meeting, New Orleans, LA, March 10-14, 2008:
- Zirconium Hydride: Structural Integrity at High Pressures - A Synchrotron X-Ray Diffraction Study.

Study of Matter at Extreme Conditions, SMEC 2007, 15-20 April 2007, Miami Beach, Florida:
- Amorphous Matrix-Based Composite Materials: Fabrication, High-Pressure Structural Integrity and Structural Transformations.

- Investigations of TiH2, a Compound of Potential Interest for Hydrogen Storage, up to the Megabar Region.

UNLV Energy Symposium, Las Vegas, NV, August 17-19, 2007:
- “Synchrotron X-Ray Spectroscopy Studies for H2 Storage
- “Biofuels for Transport: Solving Issues with Condensed Matter Physics Tools
- “Uncovering Secrets of Metal Hydrides at Extreme Pressures with Synchrotron Radiation

APS March Meeting, Denver, CO, March 5-9, 2007:
- “Nanocrystalline Composite Media in the GeO2-Ga2O3 Mullite-Type System: Synthesis and Conventional and Synchrotron Based Characterization
- “On the High-Pressure Behavior of Titanium Hydride

APS March Meeting, Baltimore, MD, March 13-17, 2006:
- “High Pressure-Induced Phase Transition in β-Ga2O3: in situ Synchrotron X-Ray Diffraction Studies up to 70 GPa”
- “Core - Shell Nanocrystalline Clusters in a Glass Matrix: A High Pressure Synchrotron X-Ray Diffraction Study
- “Nanoscale Silicon Particles in Sandwich Structures Fabricated on Silica Wafers: HRTEM and EDX Techniques as Imaging Tools
- “Fabrication and Structural Studies of Nanostructured Alumina Templates Using X-Ray Diffraction and EDX Techniques

DoE, National Nuclear Security Administration, Stewardship Science Academic Alliances Program Symposium, Las Vegas, NV, August 23-24, 2005:
- “High Pressure-Induced Phase Transition in a Nanostructured Composite: In situ Synchrotron X-ray Diffraction
- “High Pressure-Induced Phase Transition in β-Ga2O3: In situ Synchrotron X-ray Diffraction Studies up to 70 GPa

17th University Conference on Glass Science, and 1st International Materials Institute Workshop on New Functionality in Glasses, 26-30 June, 2005, organized by: NSF International Materials Institute, The Pennsylvania State University and Lehigh University:
- “Temperature Effects on Luminescence Properties of Cr3+ Ions in Heterophase Oxide Glass Based Nanostructured Media

Study of Matter at Extreme Conditions, SMEC 2005, 17-21 April 2005, Miami Beach, Florida:
- “High Pressure Synchrotron X-Ray Diffraction Studies of a Nanocomposite: Stability of the Nanocrystalline Phase” (invited)
- “Studies of Phase Transitions in PETN at High-Pressure”

APS March Meeting, Los Angeles, CA, March 21-25, 2005:
- “Synchrotron X-ray Diffraction Probe of Pressure-Induced Phase Transition in the Nanocrystalline Phase of a Glass-based Composite
- “Raman scattering studies of high-pressure stability and transformations in the matrix of a nanostructured glass-ceramic composite
- “Angle-Dispersive High-Pressure Synchrotron Radiation X-Ray Diffraction Studies of Pentaerythritol Tetranitrate on Compression Sequence up to 30 GPa
- “High pressure studies of PETN up to 74 GPa

Nippon Electric Glass - NEG Colloquium, Kyoto (Ohtsu), Japan, 14-16 February 2000:
- “Introduction to Optical Fiber Communication Systems” (invited)

Toyota Institute of Technology Meeting, Nagoya, Japan, 8 - 9 December, 2000:
- “HRTEM and LOFRS in the Structural Studies of Metallic Copper Doped, Optically Transparent, Nanocomposites” (invited)

The 32nd Symposium of Electric and Electronic Insulating Materials, Nagano, Japan, 15-16 November, 2000:
- “Nucleation and Optical Properties of Quantum Dots in Amorphous Matrix”

The Japan Society of Applied Physics Congress, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan, September 2000:
- “Growth and Optical Properties of Semiconductor Nanocrystals in a Glass Matrix
- “ATR Infrared Spectroscopy Applied to In situ Analysis of Atheromatous Plaques in Aorta

The Japan Society of Applied Physics Congress, the 61 Spring Meeting, 28-30 March 2000, Aoyama Gakushuin University, Tokyo, Japan
- “Observation of Negative Magnetoresistance in a New Metallic Langmuir-Blogett Film

The 11th Meeting on Glasses for Photonics, 21 January 2000, Tokyo University, Department of Physics, Tokyo, Japan:
- “Metal Nanoparticales in Dielectric Matrix: Optical Properties” (invited)

 
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