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All hands presentation
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  • 1. PARC: Organizational & Communications Overview<br />Natalie Goodwin-FrankDan Allen<br />
  • 2. Overview<br /><ul><li> Management & Organization
  • 3. Meetings
  • 4. Research Affiliate Program
  • 5. Scientific Exchange Program
  • 6. Reports Submitted
  • 7. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)
  • 8. Reminders
  • 9. Logo Contest for New Website</li></li></ul><li>Oversight & Management Structure<br />THEME 2<br />Biohybrid Antennas<br />OPERATIONS COMMITTEE<br />Associate DirectorDewey Holten<br />SCIENTIFIC ADVISORY COMMITTEE<br />STEERING COMMITTEE<br />PARCDirectorBob Blankenship<br />THEME 3<br />Bioinspired Antennas<br /><ul><li>Evaluate progress
  • 10. Ensure integration
  • 11. Monitor performance
  • 12. Provide sci. leadership
  • 13. Foster synergy
  • 14. Maximize productivity
  • 15. Provide admin. support
  • 16. Manage meetings
  • 17. Organize & communicate</li></ul>THEME 1<br />Natural Antennas<br />
  • 18. Scientific Advisory Committee<br />CHAIR<br />Mark Wrighton<br />Washington University<br />Elizabeth Gantt<br />University of Maryland<br />Thomas Moore<br />Arizona State Univ.<br />Kenneth Sauer<br />Univ. of California,<br />Berkeley<br />Others<br />TBD<br />
  • 19. Steering Committee<br />THEME 3<br />Bioinspired AntennasDewey Holten<br />THEME 2<br />Biohybrid Antennas<br />Neil Hunter<br />OPERATIONS<br />Natalie Goodwin-Frank<br />P A R C<br />Director, Bob Blankenship<br />Associate Director, Dewey Holten<br />THEME 1<br />Natural Antennas<br />Himadri Pakrasi<br />
  • 20. Operations Committee<br />OPERATIONS<br />Natalie Goodwin-Frank<br />Erin Plut<br />P A R C<br />Director, Bob Blankenship<br />Associate Director, Dewey Holten<br />EDUCATION & OUTREACH<br />Rachel Ruggirello<br />COMMUNICATIONS<br />Liz Dorland<br />TBN Multimedia Specialist<br />
  • 21. Meetings<br /><ul><li> Theme 3 September 3, 2009
  • 22. Seminar Series I November 5, 2009
  • 23. Themes 1 & 2 January 6-7, 2010
  • 24. DOE Visit January 29, 2010
  • 25. Seminar Series II February 19, 2010
  • 26. EFRC Directors March 1, 2010
  • 27. Seminar Series III May 18, 2010
  • 28. All Hands June 3-4, 2010
  • 29. DOE Review June 11, 2010
  • 30. SAC Meeting October 20, 2010
  • 31. EFRC Meeting Spring 2011</li></li></ul><li>Research Affiliate Program<br /><ul><li>Designed to encourage external collaborations and partnerships.
  • 32. Focused on investigators from academic or non-profit institutions that are not current members of PARC.</li></ul>Current PARC Research Affiliates >><br />Gregory Engel<br />The University of Chicago<br />Harry Frank<br />University of Connecticut <br />David Kramer<br />Washington State University<br />Min Chen<br />University of Sydney, Australia<br />Ladislav Nedbal <br />Institute of Systems Biology & Ecology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic<br />Paul Loach and Pamela-Parkes Loach Northwestern University<br />Hugh O’NeillOak Ridge National Laboratory<br />
  • 33. Scientific Exchange Program<br />Travel grants for graduate students & postdocs to visit PARC and non-PARC labs.<br /><ul><li> Posted on the ning
  • 34. Deadlines: Feb. 8, 2010July 1, 2010 Nov. 1, 2010
  • 35. Awards will normally range from $1,000 - $5,000</li></li></ul><li>Reports Submitted to DOE<br />Due to DOE on April 30:<br /><ul><li> Operational Review Document (one-time)
  • 36. Annual Progress Report
  • 37. Subawardee reports are due April 22 annually</li></li></ul><li>FAQs<br />May I carryover unspent funds to the next budget year?<br /><ul><li> Yes; Explain if over 20% of the available funds</li></ul>May I spend salary funds on supplies? On equipment?<br /><ul><li>Yes; Equipment does not get overhead/indirect costs. </li></ul>Does this purchase count toward equipment? <br /><ul><li>>$5K, non-expendable item, useful life >2yrs.</li></ul>When does DOE need to be notified of a change?<br /><ul><li>$100K or more
  • 38. Revised budget page needed for future costs exceeding 25% of original</li></li></ul><li>Reminders<br />Please…<br /><ul><li> Cite PARC in your publications
  • 39. Send copies of your PARC publications
  • 40. Send details of outreach activities
  • 41. Share your</li></li></ul><li>PARC<br />
  • 42. PARC needs a logo!<br />
  • 43. PARC Logo Contest<br /><ul><li> Members of the community will submit their own design for a new PARC logo.
  • 44. Submissions can be sent in any format.
  • 45. Photoshop it, draw it, paint it, etc. Whatever works, we want to see it.
  • 46. Submissions will be sent to me -</li></ul>- The pool of submissions will be narrowed down to 3-5 selections.<br /><ul><li> Selections will be posted on and
  • 47. The community will then be able to vote on their favorite to become the new PARC logo. </li></li></ul><li>PARC Logo Contest<br /><ul><li> Submissions will be accepted through the end of summer. The tentative day for the closing submissions is September 3rd. This date is likely to change.
  • 48. Updates on the contest will continuously be sent out over the Ning network and Facebook.
  • 49. The final decision will be made based on votes and the judgment of the PARC</li></ul> Operations staff. <br /><ul><li>The winning submission will be the new logo for PARC.
  • 50. It will be featured on the website, videos, print media, etc. Your logo will be the new face for PARC and the community. </li></li></ul><li>PARC Logo Contest<br />But wait!<br />There’s more!<br />The Winner will receive a $100 Amazon Gift card!<br />
  • 51. PARC Logo Contest<br />Additional Notes<br />- People can and are encouraged to collaborate with other team members.<br /> - Revisions can be made to your design but a final version must be sent in by September 3rd. <br /> - I am happy to help with feedback, ideas, design revisions, etc.<br /> - Be creative. <br />
  • 52. PARC Logo Contest<br />Examples:<br />
  • 53. PARC Logo Contest<br />Examples:<br />