Symposium Schedule 

 

 

9:00

Registration and Breakfast

 

 

9:30-9:40

Welcome speech

 

Prof. Angelle Tanner (MSU) 

9:40-10:10

  Invited Speaker 

 

Ben Mackin

10:10-10:22

 

 

 

Brett C. Addison

10:22-10:34

 

 

 

Debisree Ray

10:34-10:46

 

 

 

Dinesh Thapa

10:46-10:58

Session I

Chair: Durga Siwakoti

Co-Chair: Ashoka Tholangamuwe

Jonathan Herlan

10:58-11:10

 

Somayeh Taghizadehghahremanloo

11:10-11:22

 

 

 

Sunethra Dayavansha

11:22-11:34

 

 

 

Sylvester E. Agbemava

11:34-11:46

 

 

 

 

 

11:46-12:00

Coffee Break

 

Ukesh Koju

12:00-12:12

 

 

 

Umesh Silwal

12:12-12:24

 

 

 

Vivek Dixit

12:24-12:36

 

 

 

Zhangjin Xu

12:36-12:48

Session II

Chair: Maheshwar Ghimire

Co-Chair: Jonathan Herlan

Zhiyong Gong

12:48-13:00

 

Durga P. Siwakoti

13:00-13:12

 

 

 

Che A. Fuh

13:12-13:24

 

 

 

Godfred Inkoom

13:24-13:36

 

 

 

 

 

13:36-14:30

Lunch and poster session

Prof. Likun Zhang  (UM) 

14:30-15:00

  Invited Speaker 

Jehan Seneviratne

15:00-15:12

 

 

 

Mina Mahdavi

15:12-15:24

 

 

 

Maryam Landi

15:24-15:36

Session III

Chair: Kevin Lin

Co-Chair: Hem D. Bhatt

Khagendra Adhikari

15:36-15:48

 

Akshay Vaghani

15:48-16:00

 

 

 

Maheshwar Ghimire

16:00-16:12

 

 

 

Benjamin Pilgrim

16:12-16:24

 

 

 

Shorbana Ghosh

16:24-16:36

 

 

 

 

 

16:36-16:50

Coffee Break

 

 

 

16:50:17:05

Award distribution followed by tour