Past Event

VIRTUAL INFO SESSION: Columbia | Corning Advanced Materials Prize

February 3, 2021
4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
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Are you a Columbia-based team developing innovative advance materials technologies with the potential to transform industries? Apply to Corning | Columbia Advanced Materials Prize, a joint effort between Corning IncorporatedColumbia Material Research Science and Engineering Center (MRSEC), and Columbia Lab-to-Market Accelerator Network (L2M)

Applications are due Monday, February 15th, at 11:59PM EST at:


Program Areas of Focus

Materials, equipment, and systems for life sciences (Application areas include cell/gene therapy, cell and organoid culture technologies, sorting and separations technology, lab automation technology, imaging, diagnostics, microfluidics, high throughput synthesis of DNA/RNA)

Ceramic materials (Application areas include RF electronics, energy storage, and filtration of gas and liquids)

Materials for quantum computing (Application areas include new technologies for quantum memory, quantum communication)

Advanced coatings and paints (Applications include advanced windows, bio-active coatings, novel optical coatings, super hydro and oleophobic)

Photonic and display technology (Application areas include LED/OLED displays, thin films for electronics and optoelectronics, microLED technologies, holographic and light field technologies, flexible displays, transparent displays, near eye displays, novel backplanes and driving electronics)

Battery technologies (Applications areas include solid state batteries, silicon anode technologies, flexible batteries, novel energy storage concepts)

Additional areas of interest (Optical communications, 1D-2D-3D polymers, phase change materials, Roll-to-roll processing of novel systems, mmwave and terahertz technologies, Y-doped crystals, novel catalysts)