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Saturday, May 5 • 11:00am - 11:50am
Turning Materials Science Fiction into Science Fact

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Throughout science fiction's history, many authors' inventive dreams have later turned up as real technological developments. In this presentation we'll look at space elevators, cloaking devices, and quantum computers--how dreams of these technologies have pushed the boundaries of materials science and engineering.


Saturday May 5, 2018 11:00am - 11:50am EDT