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Thursday, December 14, 2023
3:00 PM to 4:30 PM
Concurrent Sessions
Thursday, December 14, 2023
  Emerging Biotechnology for Defense Applications
Session Chair: Mr Wallace Patterson - USAF AFRL/RXA
3:00 PM - 3:20 PM
Development of Rapid and Scalable Biotechnologies for Selective Recovery of Rare Earth Elements

Presenter: Dr Edward Perkins -

Authors: Dr ChiaSuei Hung - USAF AFRL, Dr Elizabeth Kilpatrick - Ginkgo Bioworks, Dr Patricia Legler - Naval Research Lab
3:20 PM - 3:40 PM
Production at the Point of Need for Nutritionally Tailored Food Components via Biosynthesis

Presenter: Mr Peter Lavigne -
US Army DEVCOM Soldier Ctr

Author: Ms Nicole Favreau Farhadi - US Army DEVCOM Soldier Ctr
3:40 PM - 4:00 PM
Making Biology Easier to Engineer towards DOD Capabilities

Presenter: Dr Jamin Dreyer -
Ginkgo Bioworks

Author: Dr Jamin Dreyer - Ginkgo Bioworks
4:00 PM - 4:20 PM
Strategic Partnerships Guiding Material Development for Defense Applications

Presenter: Dr Natalie Gogotsi -
Lockheed Martin Co

Author: Dr Jeffrey Stuart - Lockheed Martin Co