Nanotech Full Program

Sessions

9:00 Monday - Technology Innovation Short Courses

Tuesday June 19

7:30 Tuesday - TechConnect World Registration
8:30 Opening TechConnect World Keynotes
10:00 Expo Opening - Coffee Break
11:00 Nanoscale Characterization: Scanning Probe Microscopy Keynotes
11:00 Graphene Keynotes
11:00 Composites: Nanoparticle Release During Life Cycle of Consumer Products & Nanocomposites I
11:00 Nanofluids I: Keynotes
11:00 Softnano: Micro & Nano Structure Design I
11:00 Energy Storage Keynotes & Innovation Spotlights
11:00 Carbon Capture Keynotes
11:00 Efficiency & Green Building Corporate Interests
11:00 Green Electronics I
11:00 MEMS & NEMS: Devices & Sensors I
11:00 Bio Fluidic Devices I
10:30 Biosensing, Diagnostics and Imaging I
10:30 Materials for Drug & Gene Delivery Keynotes I
11:00 TechConnect Corporate Partnering: Materials Energy Electronics
12:30 Networking Lunch - Expo
1:30 TechConnect IP Partnering: Advanced Materials
1:30 TechConnect IP Partnering: Biotech & Biosciences
1:30 TechConnect IP Partnering: Energy Technologies
2:00 Nanoscale Characterization: Nanomechanical Methods
2:50 Nanoscale Characterization: Scanning Probe Microscopy Dynamics & Kelvin Probe
2:00 Graphene: Innovations in synthesis & production
2:00 Composites: Nanoparticle Release During Life Cycle of Consumer Products & Nanocomposites II
1:30 Polymer Nanotech: Polymer Nanocomposites
2:00 Nanofluids II
2:00 Softnano: Micro & Nano Structure Design II
1:30 Keynote Event: Innovations in Nanomanufacturing
2:00 Efficiency & Green Building Innovation Spotlights
2:00 Green Electronics II
2:00 Carbon Capture Technologies II
2:00 Energy Storage: Nanostructured Materials for Storage & Generation
2:00 MEMS & NEMS: Devices & Sensors II
2:00 Bio Fluidic Devices II
2:00 Biosensing, Diagnostics and Imaging II
1:30 Materials for Drug & Gene Delivery Keynotes II
2:45 TechConnect IP Partnering: Environmental, Water, Waste
2:45 TechConnect IP Partnering: Electronics, Sensors, Communications
2:45 TechConnect IP Partnering: Medical, Pharma, Personal Care
4:00 Financing Emerging Technology Commercialization
6:00 Thermo Hands-on Workshop & Reception: Combined Approaches to Graphene and Carbon Analysis Using Raman Spectroscopy (6:00 - 9:00)
4:30 Expo Reception and Poster Session I (4:30 - 6:30)
 Biosensing, Diagnostics & Imaging
 Cancer Nanotechnology
 Materials for Drug & Gene Delivery
 Graphene
 Energy Storage & Novel Generation
 MEMS & NEMS Devices & Applications
 Modeling & Simulation at the Micro and Nanoscale
 Nanofluids
 Nanoparticle Synthesis & Applications
 Nanoscale Materials Characterization
 Nanostructured Materials & Devices
 Polymer Nanotechnology
 Soft Nanotechnology & Colloids

Wednesday June 20

8:30 Modeling & Simulation at the Nanoscale: Keynotes
8:30 Nanoparticles: Gas-phase synthesis and diagnostics of nanostructured materials
8:30 Carbon Nano Structures & Devices: Keynotes
8:30 Flexible Electronics I
8:30 Environmental Health & Safety: Keynotes
8:30 Bio Nano Materials: Keynotes
8:30 Green Chemistry and Materials Keynotes
8:30 Water: Advanced & Nano Materials for Water Technologies
8:30 Solar: Innovation Spotlights
8:30 Smart Grid Corporate Strategic Interests
8:30 Energy Storage: Polymers for Battery Applications: Keynotes
8:30 Inkjet Design, Materials & Fabrication: Keynotes
8:30 Cancer Nanotech I
8:30 TechConnect Corporate Partnering: Materials & Energy
10:00 Expo Coffee Break
10:30 Cancer Nanotech II
10:30 TechConnect Corporate Partnering: Energy & Automotive
11:00 Nanoscale Characterization: Nanoparticle Spectroscopy & Inverse-space Methods in Liquid
11:00 Nanoparticles: Gas-phase synthesis and processing of nanostructured materials
11:00 Graphene: CNT: Applications of Graphene Based Materials
11:00 Flexible Electronics II
11:00 Composites: Composites in Energy Applications
11:00 Polymer Nanotech: Modeling & Simulation of Polymer Nanostructures
11:00 Environmental Health & Safety II
11:00 Bio Nano Materials: Self Assembly of Bionanoparticles
11:00 NanoFab: Nanofabrication II
11:00 Solar: Corporate Strategic Interests
11:00 Bio Sources for Materials & Fuels: Spotlights
11:00 Water Technololgy Corporate Interests
11:00 MSM: MEMS Device & Process Modeling
11:00 Micro & Nano Reliability
11:00 Inkjet Design, Materials & Fabrication II
11:00 Fluidic Device Simulation
11:00 Materials for Drug & Gene Delivery III
11:00 Clean and Nano Innovation to Commercialization
12:30 Networking Lunch - Expo
1:00 NNI - Director’s Networking Session, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office
1:30 Exhibit and Poster Session II
 Environmental Health & Safety
 Cancer Nanotechnology
 Materials for Drug & Gene Delivery
 Carbon Nano Structures & Devices
 Composite Materials
 Energy Storage & Novel Generation
 Inkjet Design, Materials & Fabrication
 MEMS & NEMS Devices & Applications
 Micro & Nano Fluidics
 Micro & Nano Reliability
 Modeling & Simulation at the Micro and Nanoscale
 NanoFab: Manufacturing & Instrumentation
 Nanoparticle Synthesis & Applications
 Nanoscale Materials Characterization
 Nanostructured Coatings, Surfaces & Films
 Solar Power Technologies & Materials
 Water Technologies
1:30 TechConnect IP Partnering: Materials & Chemical
1:30 TechConnect IP Partnering: Aerospace, Defense, Transportation
1:30 TechConnect IP Partnering: Energy Innovations
2:00 CTSI Utility Technology Challenge
2:30 TechConnect IP Partnering: Material Energy Innovations
2:30 TechConnect IP Partnering: Cleantech, Energy, Environment
3:30 Cancer Nanotech III
3:30 CTSI Utility Technology Challenge
3:00 Carbon Nanotechnology - From Chemistry to Commercialization. Why relationships are more important than technology
3:30 Modeling & Simulation at the Nanoscale
3:30 Nanoscale Characterization: Fundamental Electron Microscopy/Spectroscopy
5:10 Nanoscale Characterization: Nano-inclusions in Matrices
3:30 Nanoparticles: Functional Nanoparticles
3:30 Coatings: Superhydrophobic/Hydrophilic Surface Applications
3:30 Nanostructured Materials & Devices for Electronics Applications
4:00 Carbon Nano Structured Composites
3:30 Polymer Nanotech: Water: Advanced Materials for Water Treatment
4:00 Environmental Health & Safety: EHS Aspects of Products Containing Ag Nanoparticles
4:00 Bio Nano Materials: Interactions Between Bio and Nano Materials
4:00 NanoFab: Novel Optical Lithography Methods
3:30 Bio Sources for Materials & Fuels: Green Chemistry
3:30 Nanotech, Microtech & Cleantech for Oil & Gas
3:30 MEMS & NEMS: Novel Materials, Fabrication & Devices
3:30 Particle & Cell Transport
3:30 Materials for Drug & Gene Delivery IV
4:30 TechConnect Corporate Partnering: Materials Energy Electronics
5:30 TechConnect Innovation Showcase Reception
6:00 CTSI Utility Technology Challenge Awards and Reception

Thursday June 21

8:30 CNT: Carbon Nanotube Based Devices I
8:30 Coatings: Water: Membranes for Filtration & Separation
8:30 Novel Nanocomposites: Keynotes
8:30 Catalysts for Environmental Applications
8:30 NanoFab: Avanced Top Down Techniques
8:30 Solar: Nanomaterials for Renewable Energy Keynotes
8:30 Advanced Capacitive & Power Devices I
8:30 Interactions Between Nanomaterials & Living Systems: Keynotes
8:30 Cancer Nanotech IV
8:30 Biowaste Industrial Symbiosis Network Discussion
8:30 NanoHUB Nanoscale Modeling & Simulation Workshop
9:00 Z-Park China Corporate Program
10:00 TechConnect National Innovation Showcase Opening
10:00 National Nanotechnology Initiative Triennial Review
10:30 TechConnect Corporate Venture Partnering: Materials Energy Electronics
11:00 Nanoscale Characterization: Vendors
11:00 CNT: Carbon Nanotube Based Devices II
11:00 Coatings: Novel Coatings Technologies
11:00 Novel Nanocomposites II
11:00 Catalysts for Green Chemistry
11:00 Bio Nano Materials: Modeling & Simulation of Bionanomaterials
11:00 NanoFab: Nanomaterial-Optical Interactions
11:00 Solar: Nanomaterials for Solar Energy
11:00 Bio Sources for Materials & Fuels: Algae Technologies & Applications
11:00 Advanced Capacitive & Power Devices II
11:00 Interactions Between Nanomaterials & Living Systems II
10:30 MSM: Device & Circuit Simulation & Optimization
11:00 Advanced Electronic Packaging
10:30 Biosensing, Diagnostics and Imaging III
12:30 National Innovation Showcase - Networking Lunch (available for purchase)
1:00 TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Electronics, Sensors & Communications
1:00 TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Environment, Water & Waste
1:00 TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Energy Generation & Efficiency
1:30 CNT: Carbon Nanostructures & Applications
2:00 Natural and Renewable Nanocomposites
2:00 Nanomaterials for Catalysis: Innovations in sythesis & production
2:00 Bio Nano Materials: Synthesis & Biomedical Application of Novel Bionanomaterials
1:30 NanoFab: Synthesis and Applications of Nanomaterials
1:30 Novel Nano Electronics & Photonics
1:30 MEMS & NEMS: Industrial Applications and Services
1:30 Micro & Nano Fluidic Devices
1:30 Interactions Between Nanomaterials & Living Systems III
1:30 Biosensing, Diagnostics and Imaging IV
2:30 TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Materials & Chemical
2:30 TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Medical, Pharma, Personal Care
2:30 TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Energy Generation & Management
4:00 TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Materials & Chemical
4:00 TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Energy Storage & Harvesting
4:00 TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Biotech, Biomaterials & Biosciences
4:00 TechConnect National Innovation Showcase, Reception & Poster Session III
 Bio Nano Materials
 Bio Sources for Materials & Fuels
 Interactions Between Nanomaterials & Living Systems
 Nano Medical Sciences
 Nanotechnology for CNS Diseases
 Carbon Nano Structures & Devices
 Carbon Capture
 Efficiency & Green Building
 Green Chemistry & Materials
 Micro & Nano Fluidics
 Advanced & Nano Electronics & Photonic Devices
 Nanomaterials for Catalysis
 Nanomaterials for Clean & Sustainable Technology
 Oil, Gas, Nuclear & Traditional Energy
 Renewable Energy Technologies
 Solar Power Technologies & Materials

Program

Monday June 18

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9:00Monday - Technology Innovation Short Courses

Tuesday June 19

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7:30Tuesday - TechConnect World RegistrationMain Lobby
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8:30Opening TechConnect World KeynotesMission City Ballroom
Session chair: Matthew Laudon, TechConnect, US
8:30The White House Materials Genome Initiative - Accelerating Advanced Materials Innovation and Deployment
C. Wadia, Clean Energy & Materials R&D, White House Office of Science and Technology Policy, US
9:00Advanced Manufacturing Innovation and Initiatives
L. Christodoulou, Advanced Manufacturing Office, EERE, U.S. Department of Energy, US
9:30Nanotech Innovation - From Lab to Fab
A. Sallin, NanoDimension, CH
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10:00Expo Opening - Coffee BreakExpo Hall AB
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11:00Nanoscale Characterization: Scanning Probe Microscopy KeynotesGreat America K
Session chair: Dalia Yablon, ExxonMobil Research and Engineering, US
11:00Predicting Contrast in Dynamic Atomic Force Microscopy of Polymeric Systems
G. Meyers, The Dow Chemical Company, US (bio)
11:30Characterization of polymer blends and alloys with atomic force microscopy (AFM)
G. Moeller, D. Garcia, Z. Cherian, L. Fang, Arkema Inc., US (bio)
12:00Predicting Device Performance with Statistically Relevant Conducting Atomic Force Microscopy (C-AFM)
K. Virwani, IBM Research - Almaden, US
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11:00Graphene KeynotesGrand Ballroom F
Session chair: Bor Jang, Angstron Materials, Inc., US
11:00Graphene Nanoelectronics
C.Y. Sung, IBM, US
11:30Graphene for Energy Storage Applications
B.Z. Jang, Angstron Materials, Inc, US (bio)
12:00Opportunities and Challenges for Transitioning Graphene Materials in Aerospace
S. Sinton, Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company, US
12:30Graphene Nanoplatelets: A Multifunctional Nanomaterial for Polymers, Composites and Energy Generation and Storage Applications
L.T. Drzal, XG Sciences, Inc., US
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11:00Composites: Nanoparticle Release During Life Cycle of Consumer Products & Nanocomposites IGrand Ballroom G
Session chair: Tinh Nguyen, NIST, US
11:00State of the Science for MWCNT Release Measurement from Polymers: Progress of the NanoRelease Project
R. Canady, ILSI Research Foundation, US
11:30From application of nanofilm surface coatings to demolition of nanocomposites - Are they sources of nano-exposure?
K.A. Jensen, The National Research Centre for the Working Environment, DK
12:00FreeNano - Test Methods for Release of Pigment-Nanoparticles Into the Environment at the End of Life Cycle
M. Stintz, TU Dresden, DE (bio)
12:30How to achieve a release of free CNTs from degrading composite materials
W. Wohlleben, S. Hirth, M.W. Meier, BASF SE, DE (bio)
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11:00Nanofluids I: KeynotesGrand Ballroom E
Session chair: Thomas J. McKrell, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US
11:00The Technological Challenges and Applications of Thermal Nanofluids
C. Singh, Centre for Process Innovation Limited, UK (bio)
11:30Use of Nanofluids for Enhancement of Safety in Water Cooled Nuclear Reactors
T. McKrell, J. Buongiorno, L-W Hu, G. Dewitt, H.D. Kim, Massachusettes Institute of Technology, US (bio)
12:00Effective Thermal Diffusivity in shear flows of Nano-Fluids: Numerical Simulations and a Theoretical Model
I. Procaccia, Weizmann Institute of Science, IL (bio)
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11:00Softnano: Micro & Nano Structure Design IGrand Ballroom A
Session chair: Patrick T. Spicer, Procter & Gamble Company & Todd Squires, University of California Santa Barbara, US
11:00Engineering Microscale Interfaces Using Convection and Curvature
T.M. Moyle, L.M. Walker, S.L. Anna, Carnegie Mellon University, US (bio)
11:30Micro and Nanoparticles with Different Morphologies for Therapeutic Applications
S. Mitragotri, University of California, Santa Barbara, US (bio)
12:00Programmed colloidal assembly with pacmen, spheres and cubes: depletion, diamagnets, & DNA
D. Pine, New York University, US (bio)
12:30Biopolymer colloidal particles as functional delivery systems and stabilizers of fluid-in-fluid dispersions
K. Velikov, Unilever R&D, NL (bio)
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11:00Energy Storage Keynotes & Innovation SpotlightsGrand Ballroom H
Session chair: Chris Menzel, Dimatix, US
11:00Progress in Energy Storage towards a Cleaner and Greener Grid
I. Gyuk, U.S. Department of Energy, US
11:30The IBM Battery 500 Lithium-Air Project
W. Wilcke, IBM, US
12:00Prieto Battery, Inc. - Developing A Solid State 3D Li-Ion Battery
K. Froelich, Prieto Battery, Inc., US (bio)
12:20All CNT Lithium Based Secondary Battery
D.S. Lashmore, M.W. Schauer and M. Gurau, Nanocomp Technologies, US (bio)
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11:00Carbon Capture KeynotesGreat America 1
Session chair: Fiona Case, NSTI, US
11:00Carbon Capture, Utilization and Storage as Part of California's Clean Energy Future
E. Burton, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, US
11:30The Science of CO2 Storage: What We Have Learned by X-Raying Rocks
R. Pini, Stanford University, US (bio)
12:00Global CCS Activities: Status and Significance for Clean Energy Portfolio
V.K. Der, Global CCS Institute, US
12:30A high temperature, lithium orthosilicate based solid absorbent for post combustion CO2 capture
R. Quinn, Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., US (bio)
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11:00Efficiency & Green Building Corporate InterestsGreat America 2
Session chair: Brandon Tinianov, Northern CA Chapter President, USGBC, US
11:00Johnson Controls Building Efficiency: Strategic Technology Interests
A. Gadicherla, Johnson Controls, US
11:15Beyond the Basics – tackling the next layer of energy consumption
A. Marsh, Schneider Electric, CA
11:30A Path to Higher Performance in Existing Buildings
A. Kobb, Siemens Building Technologies, US
11:45Osram Sylvania - Technology Strategic Interests
A. Giacobbe, Osram Sylvania, US
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11:00Green Electronics IGreat America 3
Session chair: Anupama B. Kaul, NSF and Douglas Keszler, Oregon State University, US
11:00Nano-enabled Green Technologies for Electronics and Energy Applications
A.B. Kaul, National Science Foundation, US (bio)
11:30Semiconductor Processing through Aqueous Chemistry
D.A. Keszler, A. Telecky, W. Wang, Oregon State University, US (bio)
12:00Improving the End-of-Life for Electronic Materials via Sustainable Recycling Methods
M.B. Korzenski, ATMI, US (bio)
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11:00MEMS & NEMS: Devices & Sensors IGrand Ballroom B
Session chair: William (Cy) Wilson, NASA, US
11:00MEMS Based AC Voltage References Toward Metrological Applications
H. Camon, A. Bounouh, F. Blard, D. Bélières, LAAS/CNRS, FR
11:20CANCELED - Novel MEMS-Based Diffractive Spatial Light Modulator
H. Woo, S. Li, A.J. Cable, Light Blue Optics, Inc., US
11:40Sensitive detection of nonlinear nanomechanical motion using capacitive signal down-mixing for resonant NEMS-based sensors
N. Kacem, M. Sworowski, S. Hentz, S. Baguet, R. Dufour, FEMTO-ST, FR
12:00NH3 sensing properties of centimeter scaled CVD graphene in ambient condition
J. Lim, R. Anoop, J.H. Kim, J. Yoon, H-R Ahn, S. Song, Y-J Kim, S.C. Jun, Yonsei University, KR
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11:00Bio Fluidic Devices IGrand Ballroom C
Session chair: Edward P. Furlani, University at Buffalo (SUNY), US
11:00Rapid and Ultra High Sensitive In Vitro Diagnostics (IVD) and POCT using Microfluidics and Lab-on-a-Chips
C. Ahn, University of Cincinnati, US
11:30Capture of circulating tumor cells (CTCs) using a novel micro-device
S. Ranjan, Z. Yong, National University of singapore, SG
11:50Fully–Integrated Single-Layer On-Chip Flow Cytometer Based on Planar Three-Dimensional (3D) Hydrodynamic Focusing
A.A. Nawaz, X. Mao, T.J. Huang, Pennsylvania State University, US
12:10New microfluidic chip for the production of spherical gelled capsule for cell encapsulation
P. Dalle, S. Morales, J. Berthier, P-Y. Benhamou, A. Bellemin Comte, F. Boizot, G. Costa, F. Rivera, CEA/LETI, FR
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10:30Biosensing, Diagnostics and Imaging IGreat America J
Session chair: Srinivas Iyer, Los Alamos National Laboratory & Manuel Perez, University of Florida, US
10:30Functional nanocrystals as tunable platforms for imaging and sensing
H. Mattoussi, Florida State University, US (bio)
11:00Time-Resolved Three Dimensional Molecular Tracking in Live Cells
J. Werner, Los Alamos National Lab, US (bio)
11:30Novel Gold Nanoparticles for Cancer Photoacoustic Imaging
Z. Cheng, Stanford University, US
12:00Time-lapse Chemical Microscopy using Intracellular Chemical Nanosensors
K. Rector, Los Alamos National Lab, US (bio)
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10:30Materials for Drug & Gene Delivery Keynotes IGrand Ballroom D
Session chair: Steven Zullo, NIBIB National Institutes of Health, US
10:30Development of a Stable Micelle for Drug Delivery in Oncology
K. Sill, Intezyne, US (bio)
11:00Development of peptide-based polymers for gene transfer to the CNS
S.H. Pun, University of Washington, US (bio)
11:30The Art of Falling Apart: Exploiting Nanomaterial Disassembly for Medicine and Pharmacy
A. Almutairi, University of California, San Diego, US (bio)
12:00Novel Zwitterionic Liposome Approaches to Lipid Based Nucleic Acid Delivery
J. Nguyen, C. Walsh, M. Motion, F.C. Szoka, University of California, San Francisco, US (bio)
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11:00TechConnect Corporate Partnering: Materials Energy ElectronicsRoom 210
Session chair: Thomas Martinuzzo, Univalor, CA
11:00SK Innovation Innovation Partnering
B.S. Kwak, SK Innovation, KR
11:20MeadWestvaco Innovation Partnering
P. France, MeadWestvaco, US
11:40PPG Industries Innovation Partnering
M. Makowski, PPG Industries, US
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12:30Networking Lunch - ExpoExpo Hall AB
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1:30TechConnect IP Partnering: Advanced MaterialsRoom 201
Session chair: Steve Hahn, Dow, Reviewers: Ron Beech, Angstron Materials, Toivo Kodas, Cabot, US (invited)
1:30Graphene based large-scale transparent electrode using electrospray
H. Huh, KITECH, KR
1:40Method for the Production of Mineral Wool and Iron from Serpentine Ore
P. King, National Energy Technology Laboratory (URS Corporation), US
1:50Fabrication of porous SiC ceramic from multilayer-coated SiC particles through sol-gel followed by in-situ polymerization
N. Gadoury, Univalor, CA
2:00Nanodye
J. Gomes, University of Minho, PT
2:10High strength magnets with no rare earths
E. Hockert, University of Minnesota, US
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1:30TechConnect IP Partnering: Biotech & BiosciencesRoom 212
Session chair: Lynn Foster, BPT Pharma, Reviewers: Scott Carter, Latham & Watkins, Julia Ljubimova, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, US
1:30New Compound Activates Broad Spectrum Lung Immunity
N. Zelver, Montana State University Technology Transfer, US
1:40Novel Agents to Enhance Tolerance to an Immunogen
N. Zelver, Montana State University Technology Transfer, US
1:50Glycine N-methyltransferase (GNMT) Animal model and use thereof
Y.M. Chen, National Yang-Ming University, TW
2:00Novel Single Dose Sterilant for Male and Female Companion and Feral Animals
R. Kulkani, University of Kansas Center for Technology Commercialization, US
2:10A Novel Protein Folding System
R. Kulkani, University of Kansas Center for Technology Commercialization, US
2:20Non-Viral Nanoparticle-Based Delivery System
M. Malhotra, McGill University, CA
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1:30TechConnect IP Partnering: Energy TechnologiesRoom 207
Session chair: Elizabeth Endler, Shell, Reviewer: Shahin Farshchi, Lux Capital, US
1:30Porous Amorphous GeOx as an Anode Material in Li-ion Batteries
K. Elcess, Brookhaven National Laboratory, US
1:40Durable Hydrophobized Gas Diffusion Media for Fuel Cells
A. Spitz, Kansas University Center for Technology Commercialization, Inc. (KUCTC), US
1:50A Plug and Play Operational Approach for Implementation for an Autonomous·Smart·Micro·Grid
M. Sethu, National University of Singapore (NUS), SG
2:00Core-Shell Structured Bifunctional Catalysts for Metal-Air Battery-Fuel Cell
S. Bagheri, University of Waterloo, Commercialization Office (WatCo), CA
2:10Novel Current Collector Design for Use in Rechargeable Lithium Metal Batteries
D. Ji, UCSB Technology & Industry Alliances, US
2:20Ice Slurry Refrigerant: Clean Cold Now
S. Wolgel, University of Chicago, US
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2:00Nanoscale Characterization: Nanomechanical MethodsGreat America K
Session chair: Dalia Yablon, ExxonMobil Research and Engineering, US
2:00In-situ Cantilever Shape Profiling – Implications for Quantitative Functional and Nanomechanical Measurements
R. Proksch, Asylum Research, US
2:30Seeing the invisible - ultrasonic force microscopy for true subsurface elastic imaging of semiconductor nanostructures with nanoscale resolution.
O.V. Kolosov, F. Dinelli, A. Krier, M. Henini, M. Hayne, P. Pinque, Lancaster University, UK
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2:50Nanoscale Characterization: Scanning Probe Microscopy Dynamics & Kelvin ProbeGreat America K
Session chair: Greg Haugstad, NSF Materials Research Facilities Network, US
2:50High-Speed AFM Studies of Cell Membrane Dynamics
A. Slade, J. Kindt, S. Minne, Bruker, US
3:20Experimental Determination of Conduction and Valence Bands of Semiconductor Nanoparticles using Kelvin Probe Force Microscopy
W. Zhang, Y. Chen, Georgia Institute of Technology, US
3:40Amorphous and semicrystalline phases in ultrathin films of poly(3-hydroxybutirate)
D.V. Bagrov, A.P. Bonartsev, V.A. Zhuikov, A.P. Boskhomdzhiev, V.L. Myshkina, T.K. Makhina, I.I. Zharkova, S.G. Yakovlev, V.V. Voinova, P.V. Ivanov, G.A. Bonartseva, K.V. Shaitan, Lomonosov Moscow State University, Faculty of Biology, RU
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2:00Graphene: Innovations in synthesis & productionGrand Ballroom F
Session chair: Bor Jang, Angstron Materials, Inc., US
2:00Observation of Early to Full Covering Stages of Ethylene-based CVD of Graphene
K. Celebi, J.W. Choi, M.T. Cole, A.O. Altun, K.B.K. Teo, H.G. Park, ETH Zurich, CH
2:20Growth of Single and Bilayer Graphene Arrays on Cu by Chemical Vapor Deposition
S.S. Pei, W. Wu, Q.K. Yu, J.M. Pao, University of Houston, US
2:40Graphene films synthesis and transfer
J. de la Fuente, Graphenea, ES
3:00Novel 3D Graphene-Based Materials Prepared by Chemical Vapor Deposition: Process Development and Production Scaling-Up
E. Polyakova, D. Stolyarov, J. Zhang, C. McCarren, Graphene Laboratories, US
3:20High Electrical Conductivity Nanocomposites Prepared with Graphenes Synthesized by Catalyst Stagger
C.K. Nguyen, G. Le Van, N.T.A. Mai, D. Hieu, SAIGON HI TECH PARK, VN
3:40Preparation Routes to Aqueous Graphene Dispersions and Their Influence on Electrical Conductivity of Polymer Composites
M. Ghislandi, E. Tkalya, A. Alekseev, C.E. Koning, G. de With, TU/e, NL
4:00Rapid Raman Quality Analysis of CVD Graphene Directly on Growth Substrates
M.R. Monville, A. Rzhevskii, S. Banerjee, K. Strobl, CVD Equipment Corporation, US
4:20Mapping nanomechanical phenomena of graphene nanostructures using force modulation and ultrasonic force microscopy
O.V. Kolosov, N.D. Kay, B.J. Robinson, M. Rosamond, D. Zeze, F. Dinelli, Lancaster University, UK
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2:00Composites: Nanoparticle Release During Life Cycle of Consumer Products & Nanocomposites IIGrand Ballroom G
Session chair: Tinh Nguyen, NIST, US
2:00Microscopy based detection and analysis of carbon nanotubes in consumer sport equipment
K. Scott, C. Marvel, S. Stranick, National Institute of Standards and Technology, US
2:20Evaluating safety and stability of CNT nanocomposites exposed to environmental conditions
A. Orlov, G. Ramakrishnan, J. Ging, A. Hubert, P. Feka, C.S. Korach, Stony Brook University, US
2:40Assessment of release and toxicity of NP from silicon-based polymer composites in a life cycle perspective
A. Irfan, S. Sachse, J. Njuguna, H. Zhu, Cranfield University, UK
3:00Investigation of Silica Nanoparticles Accumulated on the Surface of Polymer Nanocomposites Exposed to UV Radiation Using ICP-OES
S.A. Rabb, L.L. Yu, C. Bernard, T. Nguyen, NIST, US
3:20Predispersed Nanoparticles and Their Influence on Sustainably for Coatings
R. McMullin, BYK USA Inc, US
3:40Characterization of a Vortex Shaking Method for Producing Airborne Glass Fibers for Toxicology Studies
B.K. Ku, G. Deye, L.A. Turkevich, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), US
4:00A Quantitative Study of Nanosilica Release from Polymer Nanocomposites Exposed to UV Radiation
T. Nguyen, D. Stanley, S. Rabb, D. Banerjee, X. Gu, L.L. Yu, J.W. Chin, NIST, US (bio)
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1:30Polymer Nanotech: Polymer NanocompositesRoom 209
Session chair: YuanQiao Rao, Dow Chemical Company & Fiona Case, NSTI, US
1:30Advances in Reinforcing Particles for Tires
F. Rumpf, M. Morris, Cabot Corporation Rubber Blacks, US (bio)
2:00Optical Properties of Hybrid Materials
Y.Q. Rao, The Dow Chemical Company, US (bio)
2:20Solution-Processed Highly Conductive Polymer and Polymer Nanocomposite Films as the Transparent Electrode of Optoelectronic Devices
J. Ouyang, National University of Singapore, SG
2:40Polymer Nanomanufacturing Strategies for Multifunctional Nanomaterials
J. Mead, C. Barry, M. Wei, A.A. Busnaina, University of Massachusetts Lowell, US
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2:00Nanofluids IIGrand Ballroom E
Session chair: Thomas J. McKrell, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US
2:00Scalable gas phase nanoparticle treatment methods required for large-scale nanofluid and nanocomposite synthesis
C.A.D. Dion, J.R. Tavares, Ecole Polytechnique de Montréal, CA
2:20Study on the Heat Transfer Capability of Silicon Carbide - Ethylene Glycol Nanofluid
S. Bobbo, L. Colla, M. Scattolini, L. Fedele, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, IT
2:40Comparison and Critical Analysis of Experimental Results and Correlations for Thermal Conductivity of Nanofluids
E.P. Bandarra Filho, G.A. Oliveira, D. Wen, Federal University of Uberlandia, BR
3:00Dynamics of Magnetic Nanofluids with Frozen-in Magnetization
V.V. Sokolov, Moscow State University of Instrument Engineering and Computer Science, RU
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2:00Softnano: Micro & Nano Structure Design IIGrand Ballroom A
Session chair: Patrick T. Spicer, Procter & Gamble Company & Todd Squires, University of California Santa Barbara, US
2:00Nanoemulsion organohydrogels: a new platform for soft nanocomposites
M.E. Helgeson, UC Santa Barbara, US (bio)
2:30Exploiting Droplet Shape to Enhance Colloidal Material Adhesion and Delivery
P.T. Spicer, M. Caggioni, A. Bayles, A. Pawar, J. Lenis, E. Furst, Procter & Gamble Co., US (bio)
3:00Electrophoretic Deposition for the Fabrication of Materials with Novel Properties through Microstructural Control
A.J. Pascall, M.A. Worsley, J.S. Park, D. Saintillan, J.D. Kuntz, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, US
3:20Nanomaterials and nanotechnologies for the conservation of the materials of cultural heritage
J. Rathousky, V. Kalousek, R. Zouzelka, J. Heyrovsky Institute of Physical Chemistry, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, CZ
3:40Microfluidic Hydrogel Structures for Controlled Concentration Gradients and Fast Solution Switching
J.S. Paustian, R. Nery Azevedo, T.M. Squires, University of California, Santa Barbara, US (bio)
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1:30Keynote Event: Innovations in NanomanufacturingRoom 210
Session chair: Lisa E. Friedersdorf, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office, US
1:30Nanomanufacturing at NIST and the Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology
R.J. Celotta, NIST Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology, US (bio)
2:00Rethinking Manufacturing; Nanomaterials Based Nanomanufacturing for Electronics, Energy and Biotechnology Applications
A.A. Busnaina, Northeastern University, US (bio)
2:30High-Throughput Large-Area Direct-Write Nanofabrication with Full Automation
J. Haaheim, NanoInk Inc., US (bio)
3:00A Scalable and Reliable Manufacturing Solution with Sustainable Future
X. Yin, University of California, Berkeley, US
3:30The Innovation of Precision: To Realize its Promises, Nanotechnology Needs Nano-precision
J. Randall, Zyvex, US (bio)
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2:00Efficiency & Green Building Innovation SpotlightsGreat America 2
Session chair: Brandon Tinianov, Northern CA Chapter President, USGBC, US
2:00Low-cost, Flexible Electrochromic Film for Net Zero Energy Buildings
B. Lanning, ITN Energy Systems, US
2:20High-Performance, Low Cost Thermoelectrics for Refrigeration, Heat Pumping and Power Generation Applications
U. Ghoshal, Sheetak Inc., US
2:40Energy Analytics for Buildings
D. Armano, First Fuel Software, US
3:00See What You’re Saving – applying high throughput thermography to building efficiency
S. Duncan, ēssess, US
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2:00Green Electronics IIGreat America 3
Session chair: Anupama B. Kaul, National Science Foundation, US
2:00Efficient Semiconductor Interfaces for Artificial Photosynthesis
H. Frei, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, US
2:30Graphene based Green Electronics
K. Banerjee, University of California, Santa Barbara, US
3:00Thermoelectric Nanowire Networks: A low cost approach to energy recovery
A.J. Lohn, K.J. Norris, E. Coleman, G.S. Tompa, N.P. Kobayashi, University of California, Santa Cruz, US
3:20Screening Level Cradle to Grave Life Cycle Assessment of a Conceptual Carbon Nanotube Field Emission Display Device.
V.K.K. Upadhyayula, USEPA/ORISE, US
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2:00Carbon Capture Technologies IIGreat America 1
2:00Enzymatic Technology for Low-Cost Carbon Dioxide Capture
J. Carley, J. Lalonde, CO2 Solutions Inc., CA
2:20Ionic Liquids as Sorption Cooling Media
T.J.S. Schubert, T.F. Beyersdorff, S. Sauer, C. Römich, N. Merkel, K. Schaber M. Koch, Iolitec Ionic Liquids Technologies GmbH, DE
2:40Status of CO2 Capture Technologies
A.S. Bhown, Electric Power Research Institute, US
3:00Speeding Carbon Dioxide Capture- The Key to Better Energetics
R.D. Aines, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, US
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2:00Energy Storage: Nanostructured Materials for Storage & GenerationGrand Ballroom H
Session chair: David Lashmore, NanoComp, US
2:00Extending Cycle Life of Nanostructured Silicon Anodes
J. Golightly, M. Isaacson, J. Bonilla, F. Chiu, Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company, US
2:20Graphene-based Electrodes for Next Generation Li Batteries
C. Martin, Vorbeck Materials Corp, US
2:40Tailoring Pt-Alloy Cluster Nanoparticles for Enhanced Electrocatalytic Activity
R. Balu, N. Roy Choudhury, N.K. Dutta, C.M. Elvin, A.J. Hill, University of South Australia, AU
3:00An Electron-Relay Prototype Supercapacitor Mimics Electrophorus Electricus’s Reversible Membrane Potential for Multiple-organ Discharge
E.T. Chen, C. Ngatchou, Advanced Biomimetic Sensors, Inc., US
3:20Specialty Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes for Advanced Li-ion Battery Cathodes
R. Prada Silvy, S. Conner, Y. Tan, J. Ferguson, A.J. Manning, SouthWest NanoTechnologies, US
3:40Synthesis of Core-Shell Based Artificial Nanodielectrics Via Scalable and Cost Effective Methods
R. Singh, N. Badi, University of Houston, US
4:00Novel Electrolytes for Lithium-Ion Batteries
M. Taige, T.J.S. Schubert, T.F. Beyersdorff, Iolitec Ionic Liquids Technologies GmbH, DE
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2:00MEMS & NEMS: Devices & Sensors IIGrand Ballroom B
Session chair: William (Cy) Wilson, NASA, US
2:00Gas sensor device based on a SnO2 nanowire network for increased sensing performances
E. Brunet, G.C. Mutinati, S. Steinhauer, A. Koeck, AIT Austrian Institute of Technology GmbH, AT
2:20Reversible and irreversible temperature-induced changes in exchange-biased planar Hall effect bridge (PHEB) magnetic field sensors.
G. Rizzi, N.C. Lundtoft, F.W. Østerberg, M.F. Hansen, Technical University of Denmark, DK
2:40Application of Micro-channel Cooling to the Local Thermal Management of Detectors Electronics for Particle Physics
A. Mapelli, P. Petagna, A. Pezous, P. Renaud, CERN, CH
3:00Temperature and Strain Response of a Surface Acoustic Wave Sensor
W.C. Wilson, G.M. Atkinson, NASA Langley Research Center, US
3:20Direct-Write Microfabrication for Enhancement of Functionality of Optical Fiber Devices
H.R. Alemohammad, E. Foroozmehr, B. Cotten, E. Toyserkani, University of Waterloo, CA
3:40Nanowire GMR Thin Films for Magnetic Sensors
B. Cox, N. Crews, Louisiana Tech University, US
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2:00Bio Fluidic Devices IIGrand Ballroom C
Session chair: Kwang W. Oh, University at Buffalo (SUNY), US
2:00Novel on-chip isotachophoresis assays for nucleic acid extraction and analysis
J.G. Santiago, Stanford University, US (bio)
2:30Polymer microfluidic chip with embedded CNTs for DNA sample preparation
P. Khuntontong, J.X. Chan, M. Gong, Z.P. Wang, Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology, SG
2:50Microfluidic Control of Adipose-Derived Stem Cell Growth and Positioning
N. Wadhawan, H. Kalkat, X. Ma, S. Gajjeraman, S. Nandagopal, N. Hao, J. Deng, B. Xiang, M. Zhang, G. Tian, F. Lin, University of Manitoba, CA
3:10Conductive Polymer Microelectrodes for on-chip measurement of transmitter release from living cells
S. Tylsgaard Larsen, M. Matteucci, R. Taboryski, Technical University of Denmark, DK
3:30Uncoil long DNA molecules in nanoposts array
J. Wu, G. Shao, J. Choi, F.I. Uba, S.A. Soper, S. Park, Louisiana State Univ., US
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2:00Biosensing, Diagnostics and Imaging IIGreat America J
Session chair: Srinivas Iyer, Los Alamos National Laboratory & Manuel Perez, University of Florida, US
2:00Gold Nanoparticles as a Surface to Immobilize Gadolinium-Hydroxypyridinone (HOPO) Complexes for Use a Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Contrast Agents
P.J. Klemm, P.J. Straney, M.N. Keyser, J.E. Millstone, K.N. Raymond, UC Berkeley, US
2:20A Metallofullerene Nanoparticle Platform for Imaging and Treatment of Glioblastoma Multiforme Tumors
H.C. Dorn, J. Zhang, P. Fatouros, M.D. Shultz, J.D. Wilson, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, US
2:40Magneto-plasmonic Nanoplatforms for Enhanced Bioimaging and Photothermal Cancer Therapy
A. Kopwitthaya, T.Y. Ohulchanskyy, M. Jeon, W-C. Law, Q. Xie, R.R. Chada, X. Xue, E.P. Furlani, C. Kim, P.N. Prasad, University at Buffalo (SUNY), US
3:00Encapsulation of nanoparticles with multifunctional, cross-linkable diblock copolymers for biomedicine
C. Schmidtke, J. Ostermann, H. Tran, E. Pöselt, H. Kloust, J. Niehaus, S. Becker, A. Kreuziger, K. Werner, A. Pietsch, H. Weller, University of Hamburg, DE
3:20Fully integrated, multi-parametric flow cytometry chip using single layered three-dimensional (3D) hydrodynamic focusing
A.A. Nawaz, X. Mao, T.J. Huang, Pennsylvania State University, US
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1:30Materials for Drug & Gene Delivery Keynotes IIGrand Ballroom D
Session chair: Steven Zullo, NIBIB National Institutes of Health, US
1:30TiO2-DNA Nanocomposites for Imaging and Therapeutic Applications
G.E. Woloschak, Northwestern University, US (bio)
2:00Microfluidic technology enables scalable manufacture of limit-size lipid nanoparticles (lsLNP): size matters for the next generation of therapeutic drug delivery systems.
J. Taylor, Precision Nanosystems, US
2:30Targeting Laser Treatment to Inaccessible Tumors Using Nanoparticle Drug Delivery Vehicles
A.-M. Broome, Case Western Reserve University, US (bio)
3:00Thresholdless Nanoscale Lasers
M. Khajavikhan, University of Minnesota, US
3:30New Liposomes for Cancer and Chronic Disease Treatment
C. Noble, ZeroOne Pharma, Inc., US
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2:45TechConnect IP Partnering: Environmental, Water, WasteRoom 201
Session chair: Jennifer Gottwald, WARF, Reviewer: Adrian Brozell, Znano, US
2:45Ceramic Membranes for Purification of Oil-in-Water Emulsion
Y.P. Yong, National University of Singapore, SG
2:55A Moving Belt System with Switchable Hydrophilic/Hydrophobic Surface for Continuous Removal of Microalgae from Water
M. Sethu, National University of Singapore, Industry Liaison Office, SG
3:05Bio-Shell (Biodegradable Vacuum-formed Modularized Shelter)
S. Okuda, National University of Singapore, Industry Liaison Office, SG
3:15Tusaar Sequestering Technology, Heavy Metal Removal from Process and Waste Water.
G. Khanna, Tusaar Corp., US
3:25Metal Catalyst and Process for Conversion of Glycerol to Lactic acid
M. Koenig, Univ. of Kansas, US
3:35Silica-based Bioremediation of Fracking Wastewater
L. Besemann, University of Minnesota, US
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2:45TechConnect IP Partnering: Electronics, Sensors, CommunicationsRoom 212
Session chair: Keith Ritala, Quest, Reviewer: Stefan Heuser, Samsung & Daniel Mahgerefteh, Finisar, US
2:45Electric Current Locator
P. King, National Energy Technology Laboratory (URS Corporation), US
2:55Organic/Inorganic Hybrid Optical Amplifier with Wavelength Conversion
L. Loerchner, University of Waterloo, CA
3:05High Performance Video Compression Coding System
L. Loerchner, University of Waterloo, CA
3:15Batteryless Nanoenergy Harvesting
I. Shum, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, US
3:25Hydrophobicity Modulating Underwater Chemical Sensor
M. Sethu, National University of Singapore, Industry Liaison Office, SG
3:35Ultra-miniaturized, Passive Wireless Sensor
E. Hockert, University of Minnesota, US
3:45Silicon Photonics as a Means to Scaleable Optical Interconnection
G. Crossley, McMaster University, CA
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2:45TechConnect IP Partnering: Medical, Pharma, Personal CareRoom 207
Session chair: Belen Martinez-Lopez, CaramelTech, MX, Reviewers: Schuyler Corry, Invtitrogen, Mark Wittman, Beyond Lucid Technologies, Cece Gassner, City of Boise, US
2:45NCap - NanoPorous Materials for Sustained Release
W. Daniell, NanoScape AG, DE
2:55Medical Nano-magnetic Drug Guidance
A. Harel, NanoMed Targeting Systems Inc., US
3:05Universal Optofluidic Chip for Ultra-Sensitive Raman Analysis of Liquid
S. Mak, University of Toronto, CA
3:15Next generation single dose vaccine adjuvants
S. Niewiesk, The Ohio State University, US
3:25Double Clad Fiber Coupler Allowing 3D Endoscopy
T. Martinuzzo, Univalor, CA
3:35Nanogold Assays for Direct Detection of Nucleic Acids of High Burden Infections
H. Azzazy, The American University in Cairo, EG
3:45A Liquid Crystal Polymer (LCP) Membrane MEMS Sensor for Flow Rate and Flow Direction Sensing, Medical and Environmental Applications
L.M. Sim, Industry Liaison Office, National University of Singapore (NUS), SG
3:55Fluorescent and Luminescent Labels for Diagnostic Imaging and Sensitive Detection of Biopolymers
S. Pillai, New Jersey Institute of Technology, US
4:05Leukocyte coping capacity: stress-testing at your fingertips
D. Sarphie, Oxford MediStress Ltd, UK
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4:00Financing Emerging Technology CommercializationRoom 203
Session chair: Tom Klein, Greenberg Traurig, US
-P. Dhingra, NanoStellar, US
-B. Segal, Lockheed Martin, US
-B. Horangic, North Bridge, US
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6:00Thermo Hands-on Workshop & Reception: Combined Approaches to Graphene and Carbon Analysis Using Raman Spectroscopy (6:00 - 9:00)Grand Ballroom E
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4:30Expo Reception and Poster Session I (4:30 - 6:30)Expo Hall AB
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Biosensing, Diagnostics & Imaging
-Novel and Rapid Assay for HIV Diagnosis and Drug Screening
C. Esseghaier, C. Tlili, A. Ng, M. Zourob, Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique (INRS), CA
-Continuous Sensing of blood by dark-field microscopy and surface-enhanced Raman Spectroscopy
A.-I. Henry, B. Sharma, L.B. Sagle, R.P. Van Duyne, Northwestern university, US
-Illuminating Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor Densities on Filopodia through Plasmon Coupling
J. Wang, S.V. Boriskina, H. Wang, B.M. Reinhard, Boston University, US
-Nanocomposites of Nanocrystalline Cellulose for Biosensors Applications
V. Incani, C. Danumah, Y. Boluk, University of Alberta, CA
-Cytotoxicity and genotoxicity evaluations for superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles coated with various functional groups
J. Lee, S. Hong, F. Sun, J. Lee, J. Kim, Pusan National University, KR
-Gold nanoparticles as a tool to detect UTI and their cytotoxic effects in DU-145 cells
P. Vedantam, G. Huang and T.R. Tzeng, Clemson University, US
-Spectroscopic Ultra-Trace Detection of Nitroaromatic Gas Vapor on Rationally Designed Two-Dimensional Nanoparticle Cluster Arrays
J. Wang, L. Yang, S. Boriskina, B. Yan, B.M. Reinhard, Boston University, US
-A sensing properties study on miniature Au/SnO2 gas sensor for hydrogen sulfide detection
B.W. Chang, S.J. Ding, R.L.C. Chen, HungKuang University, TW
-CarouCELL – a novel compact submerged perfusion bioreactor for drug screening and tissue engineering
M. Foss, D.Q.S. Le, Aarhus University, DK
-An Integrated Microfluidic Real-Time PCR System for Pathogen Detection
L. Zhu, L. Li, D. An, M. Wang, L. Zhang, Y.K. Wang, Z. Li, Y. Liu, G. Zhang, F. Lin, University of Manitoba, CA
-DNA detection using Laser Transmission Spectroscopy
F. Li, A.R. Mahon, M.A. Barnes, S. Egan, J. Feder, D.M. Lodge, C.-T. Hwang, R. Schafer, S.T. Ruggiero, C.E. Tanner, University of Notre Dame, US
-Simultaneous Measurement of Nitric Oxide and Oxygen Dynamics during Myocardial Ischemia Reperfusion of Rat
G.J. Lee, S.W. Kang, O.K. Kim, S.K. Kim, J.H. Shin, H.K. Park, Kyung Hee University, KR
-The Effects of Temperature and Relative Humidity on the Stability of Paper-immobilized Antibodies
J. Wang, B. Yiu, J. Obermeyer, C.D.M. Filipe, J.D. Brennan, R.H. Pelton, McMaster University, CA
-Design of a noninvasive blood glucose Sensor
J.M. Wang-Roveda, D. Nguyen, H.V. Nguyen, MIAO LLC, US
-Ultra-sensitive label-free electrical detection of proteins by field-effect transistor based on chemically derived graphene
N.-E. Lee, D-J Kim, I.Y. Sohn, J-H Jung, O.J. Yoon, J-S Park, Sungkyunkwan University, KR
-An Ultra-compact X-ray Source for Medical Applications
C. Camara, M. Valentine, G. Jimenez, D. Kamkar, D. Cuadra, K. Beverly, B. Lucas, A. Belz, Tribogenics, Inc, US
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Cancer Nanotechnology
-Immunodiagnosis for cervical cancer using antibody-gold nanoparticle conjugate
S. Tapaneeyakorn, C. Thepthai, N. Apiwat, T. Dharakul, National Science and Technology Development Agency, TH
-Dual gold nanoparticles-enhanced sensitivity of colorimetric immunoassay for the visual detection of cervical cancer biomarker
W. Maneeprakorn, N. Apiwat, S. Tapaneeyakorn, T. Dharakul, National Nanotechnology Center, National Science and Technology Development Agency, TH
-Activation of Inflammasomes by Tumor Cell Death Mediated by Gold Nanoshells
H.T. Nguyen, K.K. Tran, B. Sun, H. Shen, University of Washington, US
-Targeted Cancer Therapy by Immunoconjugated Gold-Gold Sulfide Nanoparticles Using Protein-G as a Cofactor
X.H. Sun, G.D. Zhang, D. Patel, A.M. Gobin, University of Louisville, US
-Supermagnatic Iron Oxide Nanoparticles Toxicity to Mammalian Cells
K. Vig, P. Tiwari, A. Parveen, V. Rangari, S.R. Singh, Alabama State University, US
-Development of theranostic nanoparticles with the ability to break extracellular cellular matrix for enhanced nanoparticle delivery
X. Guo, W. Qian, A. Wang, L. Yang, Emory University, US
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Materials for Drug & Gene Delivery
-Controlled- Release Antibiotic Nanoparticles for Cranial Transplantation and Bone Grafting
A.N. Adusumilli, S. Dammalapati, P.K.-L. Fu, Governors State University, US
-Surface Functionalized Multicomponent Envelope Type Nanosystems for Improved Gene Delivery
D. Pozzi, V. Orlando, G. Augusti Tocco, S. Biagioni, F. Cardarelli, A. Bifone, G. Caraccioloa, Sapienza University of Rome, IT
-Nanoscale iron trimesate metal organic framework as potential platform for active nucleoside analogues delivery
V. Agostoni, T. Chalati, P. Horcajada, H. Willaime, P. Couvreur, R. Anand, S. Monti, C. Serre, R. Gref, UMR CNRS 8612, FR
-Nanoparticles of iron trimesate metal organic framework (MIL100) for drugs encapsulation and delivery, comparisons between two different syntheses.
H. Willaime, V. Agostoni, P. Horcajada, C. Serre, R. Gref, Université Paris-Sud, FR
-Nanoparticle platform for therapeutic siRNA delivery to HER2 positive breast cancer
W. Ngamcherdtrakul, J. Morry, T. Sangvanich, R. Lee, Z. Hu, S. Gu, J. Gray, W. Yantasee, Oregon Health and Science University, US
-Preparation and evaluation of some carriers for the immobilization of β-Galactosidase
N.Y.F. Almehbad, Faculty of Education for Female Teachers Najran, SA
-A Novel Single Step Method of Synthesizing Large Unilamellar Liposomes for Biomedical Applications
S.M. Phapal, P. Sunthar, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, IN
-Multidrug resistance protein P-gp interaction with nanoparticles (fullerenes and carbon nanotubes) to assess drug delivery to the CNS: a molecular docking study
S. Shityakov, C. Förster, University of Würzburg, DE
-Cell penetrating peptide mediated delivery of has-miRNA-29b to promote mesenchymal stem cell differentiation into osteogenic lineage
J.S. Suh, J.Y. Lee, Y.S. Choi, C.P. Chung, Y.J. Park, Seoul National University, KR
-Metal Oxide Nanoparticle-Induced Changes in 20S Proteasome Activity
C.A. Falaschetti, T. Paunesku, S.S. Chou, M.H. Song, J-T Jang, V.P. Dravid, J. Cheon, G.E. Woloschak, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, US
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Graphene
-Patterning and reduction of graphene oxide using femtosecond-laser irradiation
C.C. Evans, S. Shukla, S. Saxena, S. Kang, E. Mazur, Harvard University, US
-Synthesis of the string-like CNT having few layers stacking of graphene
K. Muramatsu, M. Toyoda, Incubation Alliance,Inc., JP
-Scalable Straining of Graphene by Laser Shock
Ji Li, G.J. Cheng, Purdue University, US
-Graphene –modified Carbon Paste Electrode for Cadmium and Lead Monitoring with Flow based System
O. Chailapakul, S. Chuanuwatanakul, W. Wonsawat, Chulalongkorn University, TH
-Generation and Evaliation of Graphene Depends on the Electron Irradiation Applied to the Fullerene
S. Matsukawa, H. Kubota, Kumamoto University, JP
-Characterisation of Graphene in Liquid and Gaseous Environment with Quartz Crystal Microbalance for Applications in Real-Life Energy Storage Devices
R. Mazzocco, B. Robinson, O. Kolosov, Lancaster University, UK
-Tunneling Negative Differential Resistance in Flexible Silicone Graphite Composites
S.D. Littlejohn, A. Nogaret, S. Crampin, University of Bath, UK
-A Novel Electrical Contacting Technology to Graphene
B. Ghosh, C. Dale, R. Dewanto, N. Keegan, J. Hedley, Newcastle University, UK
-Detailed studies of graphene grown on C-face SiC
C. Virojanadara, Linkoeping University, SE
-Direct nanoscale imaging of ballistic and diffusive thermal transport in graphene nanostructures
O.V. Kolosov, M.E. Pumarol, P. Tovee, M.C. Rosamond, M.C. Petty, D.A. Zeze, V. Falko, Lancaster University, UK
-Near-field scanning microwave microscopy of electrical and magnetic properties of graphene and graphite
V.V. Talanov, C. Del Barga, L. Wickey, M. Ovezmyradov, E.A. Shaner, A.V. Gin, N.G. Kalugin, New Mexico Tech, US
-Energy Spectrum of a Symmetric Graphene Double-Quantum-Dot System in a Normal Magnetic Field
N.J. Morgenstern Horing, S.Y. Liu, S. Silverman, Raytheon Company, US
-Theory of Two-Dimensional Electron Systems Under Strong Magnetic Field at Low Temperatures
K. Yamada, T. Uchida, M. Fujita, T. Toyoda, Tokai University, JP
-A Model of Folding and Tearing in Free-Standing Graphene
M.J.B. Moura, M. Marder, University of Texas at Austin, US
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Energy Storage & Novel Generation
-Rechargeable Lithium-ion Batteries For Wireless Smart Designs
F. Fusalba, CEA-LITEN, FR
-High Performance Solid State Battery Utilizing Solid Vitreous Electrolyte & Nano Materials for Electrodes
E. Shembel, V. Redko, T. Pastushkin, N. Klyui, V. Tutyk, A. Markevich, I. Maksuta, Enerize Corporation, US
-Co-Extrusion Printing for Low Cost and High Performance Energy Devices
E. Shrader, C. Cobb, PARC, a Xerox company, US
-All-solid-state polymer electrolyte with plastic crystal materials for rechargeable
E. Sheha, Benha University, EG
-Surface modification of nanocrystalline LiCoO2 particles with rare earth oxides using polymeric resin process
B. Nageswara Raoa, M. Venkateswarlub, N. Satyanarayana, PONDICHERRY UNIVERSITY, IN
-Characterization Methods for Performance and Safety Enhancement of Battery Materials
S. Patel, G. Mount and I. Mowat, Evans Analytical Group, US
-Effect of Volume Fraction of Intermetallic Phases on the Electrochemical Properties of Si1-xTix Alloys for Anode Materials
J.J. Jeong, H.J. Kwon, D.Y. Jeong, W-W Park, K.Y. Sohn, Inje University, KR
-Microstructures and Electrochemical Properties of Si1-xNix Alloys
D.Y. Jeong, J.J. Jeong, S.M. Bae, W-W Park, K.Y. Sohn, Inje Univercity, KR
-Microstructures and electrochemical properties of rapidly solidified Si-Cu-X alloys as anode for Li-ion batteries
H.J. Kwon, J-J Song, S.M. Bae, K.Y. Sohn, W-W Park, Inje University, KR
-Applications of Light Element X-ray Raman Spectroscopy and Hard X-ray Emission Spectroscopy to the Electronic Structure of Energy Storage Materials: Prospects and Initial Results from the Spectroscopy Program at SSRL
D. Sokaras, D. Nordlund, T.-C. Weng, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, US
-Novel highly active oxygen reduction reaction (ORR) catalysts for PEM fuel cells
S.H. Lim, L. Lai, Z. Luo, C.K. Poh, Z. Shen, J. Lin, Institute of Chemical and Engineering Sciences, SG
-Electrical conductivity studies of nanocrystalline Dy3+ doped SrMoO4 synthesised by sol-gel process
P. Jena, N. Nallamuthu, M. Venkateswarlu, N. Satyanarayana, Pondicherry University, IN
-Enhanced Efficiency Turbine
R. Hotto, EnergYield LLC, US
-Enabling renewable-energy driven reverse osmosis desalination using integrated compressed gas energy storage—bench-scale experiments and modeling
P. Mahajan, Y. Sun, D.A. Ladner, Clemson University, US
-Template Free Electrodeposition of ZnSb Nanotube Array Electrodes for Li-Ion Batteries
S. Saadata, Q. Yan, Nanyang Technological University, SG
-Flexible Printed Supercapacitors Based on Nanostructured Materials
S. Maleksaeedi, B.Y. Tay, P.S. Lee, J. Ma, F.K. Lai, C.W. Lu, Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology, SG
-Scalable 3- dimensional batteries
F. Roumi, C. Cid, M.R. Hoffmann, J. Roumi, California Institute of Technology, US
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MEMS & NEMS Devices & Applications
-3D Electrostatic Energy Harvester
V. Janicek, M. Husak, J. Formanek, J. Jakovenko, FEE CTU in Prague, CZ
-Electrical Nerve Agents Sensors Based on Chemically Functionalized Nanomaterials
J.-P. Simonato, CEA, FR
-Solid-state Semi Interpenetrating polymer network and their composite with rutile TiO2 nanofiber electrolyte-correlation between morphology and conducting properties
S. Ghosh, Indian Institute of Chemical Technology, IN
-Soft X-Ray Lithography for High-Aspect Ratio Sub-Micrometer Structures
J. Goettert, S. Lemke, I. Rudolph, T. Seliger, B. Loechel, Louisiana State University, US
-Micro Patterning of Organic Solvents on OLED Device Using EHD Inkjet Technology
S.-H. Lee, X.H. Nguyen, W. Jo, H.S. Ko, Sungkyunkwan University, KR
-Lead Zirconate Titanate (PZT) Based PiezoMEMS Technology
R.G. Polcawich, J.S. Pulskamp, G. Smith, S. Bedair, T. Ivanov, R. Proie, L. Sanchez, D.M. Potrepka, US Army Research Laboratory, US
-First Results of Surface Acoustic Wave Sensors and Future Vision of Gas Detection Devices for Safety Applications in Hydrogen Vehicles
I. Kerroum, F. Domingue, Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières, CA
-Research in a Novel Integrated Chip of Safe and Initiation Control
Y. Zhao, W.-Z. Lou, D.-G. Li, Beijing Institute of Technology, CN
-The Fabrication and Multi-Physics Simulation of a Novel Low Power Electrothermal Bimorph Actuator
W-Z Lou, M-R Guo, Y-J Lv, Beijing Institute of Technology, CN
-Lumped Electro-Thermo-Mechanical Beam Model
A. Chigullapalli, Purdue University, US
-Fast Response Paraffin Compound Phase Change Microactuator
S. Movahedian, J. Martinez-Quijada, T. Thundat, University of Alberta, CA
-Measuring the layer thickness of MEMS using torsional resonance
N.D. Andrews, J.V. Clark, Purdue University, US
-Measuring System Mass and Density of MEMS by Electronic Probing
A. Chigullapalli, Purdue University, US
-Design of a nano-mechanical beam based memory element
H.K. Sahoo, A. Uppala, R. Anjur, University of Pennsylvania, US
-The field self-calibration method of MEMS gyroscopes and accelerometers for Micro inertial measurement system
J.L. Li, A.S. Chen, M. Du, Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, CN
-An optofluidic device for characterizing the effect of viscosity and density on mass transfer
M.I. Lapsley, N. Nama, S. Yazdi, T.J. Huang, Pennsylvania State University, US
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Modeling & Simulation at the Micro and Nanoscale
-Electron pairing instabilities and magnetic properties in nanoclusters and nanomaterials
A.N. Kocharian, G.W. Fernando, K. Fung, K. Palandage, California State University Los Angeles, US
-Rendering techniques for molecular visualization on mobile devices
B.J. Larson, Sunset Lake Software LLC, US
-Temperature-Controlled Molecular Dynamics Study on Velocity-Dependent Threshold Behavior of Nano-Friction
K. Hayashi, T. Mori, R. Taniguchi, K. Nakamura, Kanazawa Institute of Technology, JP
-Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Sensor-Enabled Geosynthetics
K. Hatami, H. Yazdani, T. Hawa, B.P. Grady, University of Oklahoma, US
-Bionanobots for drug delivery
M. Aurelio, C. Pacheco, PUC/RIO, BR
-Static and Dynamic Properties of the Electrical Double Layer Near Amorphous Silica: Relevance for Device Design
B. Shi, H. Zhang, A. Hassanali, Y.K. Shin, C. Knight, S.J. Singer, Ohio State University, US
-The Structure of Agglomerates consisting of Polydisperse Particles
M.L. Eggersdorfer, S.E. Pratsinis, ETH Zurich, CH
-Drift Velocity Calculation in Si Using an Analytical Model for the Phonon Dispersion
M. Gada, D. Vasileska, K. Raleva, S.M. Goodnick, Arizona State University, US
-Precise Simulation of Freezing Transitions
M. Nayhouse, G. Orkoulas, UCLA, US
-Interfacial effects and diffusion transport regimes in nanofluidic systems
A. Ziemys, M. Milosevic, M. Ferrari, M. Kojic, The Methodist Hospital Research Institute, US
-Analytical Drain Current Model for Damaged Gate All Around (GAA) MOSFET Including Quantum and Velocity Overshoot Effects
R. Gautam, M. Saxena, R.S. Gupta, M. Gupta, University of Delhi, South Campus, IN
-Rapid oxidation and self-heating model of aluminum spherical nanoparticles
M. Zyskin, K.S. Martirosyan, University of Texas at Brownsville, US
-Modeling Spray Coating of Polymer Thin Film Photovoltaic Solar Cells
M. Eslamian and M. Dashti, Texas A&M University-Corpus Christi, US
-Multiscale flow behaviors of hydrogen and oxygen gas based on the coupled DSMC-SPH approach
J. Ye, J. Yang, J. Zheng, X. Ding, L. Wong, W. Li, C. Chen, Zhejiang University, CN
-Modeling and Simulation of Surface Acoustic Wave Chemical Sensors
M. Husak, A. Laposa, J. Kroutil, Czech Technical University in Prague, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, CZ
-Simulation of Gas Flows in Micro Devices by Solving the Boltzmann Kinetic Equation
Yu.A. Anikin, O.I. Dodulad, Yu.Yu. Kloss, D.V. Martynov, F.G. Tcheremissine, P.V. Shuvalov, Moscow Institute of Physics and Technology, National research centre “Kurchatov institute”, RU
-Finite Element Modeling investigation On The Effect Of Nose Radius On Machining Parameters For Titanium (Ti-6Al-4V) Alloy
M.H. Ali, B. Mohamed, M.N.M. Ansari, G.H.K. Rao, B.A. Khidhir, Universiti Tenaga Nasional, MY
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Nanofluids
-Heat transfer behaviour of Nanofluids
A.K. Nayak, P.P. Kulkarni, R.K. Singh, P.K. Vijayan, Bhabha Atomic Research Centre, IN
-Critical heat flux (CHF) enhancement of the nanofluids by the electrical explosion of a wire in liquids
E. Park, I. Bang, H. Park, Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology(UNIST), KR
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Nanoparticle Synthesis & Applications
-Simultaneous removal of nano-sized contaminant particles with multi-modal size distribution using hybrid particle beams
I. Kim, J.W. Lee, POSTECH, KR
-Effect of particle presence on gas phase temperature in the flame spray pyrolysis
S.R. Engel, Yi Gao, A.F. Koegler, D. Kilian, T. Seeger, W. Peukert, A. Leipertz, Department of Engineering Thermodynamics, DE
-Iron-oxide nanoparticle synthesis from liquid spray flames under variable pressure conditions
S. Hardt, H. Wiggers, I. Wlokas, A. Kempf, C. Schulz, University of Duisburg-Essen, DE
-Carbon coated FeRu and CoRu nanomagnets and their potential for medical application
A.A. El-Gendy, S. Hampel, A. Leonhardt, V.O. Khavrus, B. Büchner, R. Klingeler, National Institute for standards, EG
-Gas phase synthesis of Mo-Cuo heterostructured nanoparticles: a TEM study
G. Krishnan, G. Palasantzas, B.J. Kooi, University of Groningen, NL
-Synthesis of Copper Nanoparticles by a High Power Pulse Hollow Cathode
I. Pilch, D. Söderström, N. Brenning, U. Helmersson, Linköping University, SE
-MD Simulations on the Momentum Transfer to Nano Contaminant Particle on Wafer Surface in Collisions with Cleaning Bullets
M.S Choi, J.W Lee, POSTECH, KR
-A Novel High Yield Process for Gold Sulfide Nanoparticle Synthesis via Shifting Equilibrium of Self-Assembly Reaction
D. Patel, K. James, G. Zhang, A.M. Gobin, University of Louisville, US
-Synthesis of non-oxide ceramic powders by carbothermal reduction of a combustion synthesis precursor
M. Qin, University of Science and Technology Beijing, CN
-Luminescent Terbium/Europium chelates-based Silica Nanoparticles : Stability and Incorporation Efficiency measured by Radioactive Probe
N. Wartenberg, O. Raccurt, M. Mazzanti, D. Imbert, E. Bourgeat-Lami, Commissariat à l’Energie Atomique, FR
-One-pot synthesis of monodisperse PbSe quantum dots and graphene oxide nanocomposites
Yi Pan, J.R. Lombardi, City College of New York, US
-Synthesis and characterization of copper oxide decorated zinc oxide nanorods
S.K. Lim, S.H. Hong, S.H. Hwang, S. Kim, D.J. Lee, H.S. Kim, DGIST(Daegu Gyeongbuk Institute of Science & Technology), KR
-Synthesis of Semiconductor Nanoparticles in a Continuous Flow Reactor
D. Ness, J. Niehaus, V-H Tran, H. Weller, CAN GmbH, DE
-CdSe Nanoparticles in Silica Matrix by Sol Gel method
N. Hullavarad, S. Hullavarad, University of Alaska Fairbanks, US
-Photocatalytic activity of mesoporous titanium dioxide nanoparticles under visible light irradiation
Y. Ikuma, S. Kida, R. Kuramoto, K. Niwa, S. Anandan, Kanagawa Inst. of Tech., JP
-Green Synthesis of bio-compatible Au nanoparitcles using phytochemicals
J. Lee, H. Kim, J. Kim, D-W Han, K. Koh, J. Lee, Pusan National University, KR
-Synthesis, Characterization and Toxic Metal-Binding Ability of Poly(γ-glutamic acid)-coated Superparamagnetic Nanoparticles
B.H. Chen, B.S. Inbaraj, Fu Jen University, TW
-Stability of Functionalized Magnetic Particles in a Physiologic Fluid
K. Baca Ramos, C.A. Martínez Pérez, C.A. Rodríguez-González, H. Camacho-Montes, I. Olivas Armendáriz, A. Martel, P.E. García-Casillas, Universidad Autonoma de Ciudad Juarez, MX
-Effect of the Annealing Atmosphere on the Nanocrystal Spatial Distribution in MOS Structure Gate Dielectric
D. Mateos, M. Curiel, N. Nedev, D. Nesheva, A. Arias, E. Manolov, O. Contreras, B. Valdez, O. Raymond, J. Siqueiros, Autonomous University of Baja California, MX
-Highly Scalable Synthesis of Colloidally Stable Metal Oxide Nanoparticles
R.K. Hailstone, A.G. DiFrancesco, L. Herder, T.D. Allston, K.J. Reed, Rochester Institute of Technology, US
-Graphite-less FeCo nanoparticles by optimizing reductive annealing using carbon monoxide gas
A. Azizi, N.S. Pesika, S.M. Mostafavi, S.K. Sadrnezhaad, Tulane University, US
-Nanostrucutured Sunscreen Agent and Production Method Thereof
K.L. Guimarães, A.M. Oliveira, N.N.P. Cerize, Instituto de Pesquisas Tecnológicas do Estado de São Paulo, BR
-Assessing the Manufacturing and Environmental Life Cycle of Engineered NanoParticles Using Inductively Coupled Plasma- Mass Spectroscopy (ICP-MS)
C. Stephan, PerkinElmer, CA
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Nanoscale Materials Characterization
-Multi-Parameter Characterization of Nanoparticle Dispersions by Size, Count and Scattering Intensity
D. Griffiths, W. Bernt, P. Hole, NanoSight USA, US
-Photoacoustic Study of CdS quantum Dots for Photovoltaic Applications
S. Abdallah, N. Al-Hosiny, A. Badawi, Taif University, SA
-Comparing Nanorulers for Nanoparticles
J. Bodycomb, F. Bath, I. Treviranus, K. Park, A. Hou, Horiba Scientific, US
-Raman Spectroscopy hyperspectral imager based on Bragg Tunable Filters
S. Marcet, M. Verhaegen, S. Blais-Ouellette, R. Martel, Photon etc., CA
-The effect of nanoparticles on the translucency and antimicrobial activities of experimental resin cements
B.S. Lim, S.J. Ahn, S.Y. Park, Seoul National University, School of Dentistry, KR
-The Study on Nanocellulose and Their Biocomposites
D.Y. Lim, S.Y. Yoon, M.J. Yoon, K.Y. Kim, Korea Institute of Industrial Technology, KR
-Far-infrared Radiation Properties of Poly(vinyl alcohol) Nanofibrous Membranes Containing Germanium and Silicon Dioxide
J. Chung, S. Lee, Yonsei University, KR
-Preparation and Characterization of nZnO/fly ash Composite
O.S. Ayanda, O.S. Fatoki, F.A. Adekola, B.J. Ximba, Cape Peninsula Univerty of Technology, ZA
-Characterizing Environmental Transformation of Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes and Carbon Nano-Fiber Composites using Thermal Analysis and Related Hyphenated Techniques
E. Sahle-Demessie, A. Zhao, A.W. Salamon, B. Cassel, N.A. Gagliardi, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, US
-Nanocomposites based on epoxy resin/ graphene nanoplatelets: structure and properties
H. Ribeiro, W. Marcos. Silva, J.C. Neves, M.-T. Rodrigues, R. Paniago, L. Seara, G.G. Silva, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, BR
-Design, synthesis and investigations of mesogen encapsulated gold nanoparticles
C.H. Yu, C.J. Welch, B.J. Tang, C.J. Schubert, G.H. Mehl, University of Hull, UK
-Synthesis and characterization of carbon nanotubes by catalytic decomposition of acetylene with Fe/Co/MgO, Co/Zn/Al and (C5H7O2)3Mn/Al as catalysts
E.D. Dikio, Vaal University of Technology, ZA
-Synthesis and characterization of nematic gold nanoparticles
C.H. Yu, C.J. Welch, C.J. Schubert, B.J. Tang, L. Cseh, G.H. Mehl, University of Hull, UK
-A conducting polymer/Ag nanoparticle composite as a nitrate sensor
M. Atmeh, B.E. Alcock-Earley, Petra University, JO
-Ferromagnetic Resonance in amine/organic acid caped Au-nanoparticles assisted by rare-earths oxides
G.G. Lesseux, W. Iwamoto, V.H. Rosas, C. Vautier-Giongo, D. Rettori, C. Rettori, Universidade Estadual de campinas, BR
-SC-15 Epoxy Reinforced with Magnetic Nanofillers under Uniform Magnetic Field – An Investigation of Anisotropic Physical Properties
O. Malkina, H. Mahfuz, K.D. Sorge, A.J. Rondinone, J. Chen, V.K. Rangari, Florida Atlantic University, US
-Mechanical properties of suspended few layers graphene sheets
N. Sridi, B. Lebental, J. Azevedo, J.C. Gabriel, A. Ghis, CEA-Grenoble, FR
-Electropulsing induced nanophase decomposition and structural characteristics of film of alloy ZA27
Y. Zhu, S. To, W.B. Lee, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, CN
-Tuning Wettability of Electrospun Three-dimensional Scaffolds through Morphology Control
F. Ahmed, N.R. Choudhury, N.K. Dutta, University of South Australia, AU
-The Effect of Growth Temperature on Aluminum Nanocrystal Embedded AlOxNy for Non-Volatile Memory
N-H Chen, P-H Hsieh, S-J Huang, F-S Huang, National Tsing Hua University, TW
-Multiplexed TEM imaging for nanomaterial characterization on a single EM grid
T. Jain, B. Carragher, C.S. Potter, The Scripps Research Institute, US
-A Comparison of a Novel Muffle Furnace-based Alkaline Fusion Digestion Technique with Hydrofluoric Acid Microwave and Bunsen Burner Alkaline Fusion Digestion Techniques for Analysis of Anthropogenic Titanium Dioxide in Environmental Matrices
R.G. Silva, M.N. Nadagouda, J. Webster, S. Govindaswamy, K.D. Hristovski, R.G. Ford, C. Patterson, C.A. Impellitteri, Shaw Environmental Inc., US
-Yarn pull-out force of STF treated Kevlar fabric
N.H. Kwon. W.Y. Jeong, D.Y. Lim, E. Yoo, J. Kim, Korea Institute of Industrial Technology, KR
-Small World and Collaboration Networks: Evidence from China’s Nanotech Patenting
J. Guan, Graduate University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, CN
-Nanotechnology Education and Fabrication: No Cleanroom Required
D.M. Newberry, J. Ireland, Dakota County Technical College, US
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Nanostructured Materials & Devices
-Adhesion and dynamic nanotribology of graphene in polar and non-polar liquid environments studied with ultrasonic force microscopy
B.J. Robinson, O.V. Kolosov, Lancaster University, UK
-Synthesis, Characterisation and Catalytic Studies Copper Substituted Nickel Zinc Ferrite Nano Powders
P. Douglas Sanasi, D. Santhi Priya, P. Nageswara Rao, Andhra University, IN
-Hysteresis-free spin valves for GMR sensors
V.V. Ustinov, M.A. Milyaev, L.I. Naumova, V.V. Proglyado, T.P. Krinitsina, Institute of Metal Physics, RU
-Exchange Bias Formation Mechanism in (110)Al2O3/Py/Mn/Ta Nanostructures
I.V. Blinov, T.P. Krinitsina, S.A. Matveev, M.A. Milyaev, V.V. Popov, V.V. Ustinov, Institute of Metal Physics, RU
-Synthesis and Characterization of Graphene Thin Films via Hummer’s Method.
F.T. Thema, M.J. Moloto, N.N. Nyangiwe, M. Khenfouch, M. Maaza, L Kotsedi, E.D. Dikio, Vaal University Of Technology, ZA
-Comparison of Anchoring Materials for High Performance Sensors Modified with Nanoparticles and Enzymes
X. Gao, D. Assan, J.C.K. Lai, S.W. Leung, Idaho State University, US
-Selective Reflectivity and High Absorption in Plasmonic Films
A. Siahmakoun, M. Syed, C. Bolinger, Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology, US
-Synthesis of SiOx Nanowires at Low Temperatures Using Zn Catalyst
C-S Choi, J-H Yoon, Kangwon National University, KR
-AuxAg1-x alloy seeds: A way to control growth, morphology and defect formation in Ge nanowiress
S. Biswas, J.D. Holmes, University College Cork, IE
-CdS Quantum Dot-sensitized anatase single crystalline Branched-TiO2 nanowires for Photoelectrochemical Hydrogen Production
D.H. Kim, W.M. Seong, J.H. Park, H.S. Han, I.J. Park, I.S. Cho, S.S. Shin, S. Lee, K.S. Hong, Seoul National University, KR
-Growth Mechanism of Zinc Oxide Nanowires by Geometrical Selection and the Effect of Zinc Oxide Binding Peptides
T.Y. Olson, A.A. Chernov, K.E. Murphy, J.H. Satcher, T.Y. Han, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, US
-Analysis of GaN Grown on Vertically Standing Fractal-Like Si Nanostructures
Q.X. Wee, C.B. Soh, K.Y. Zang, S.J. Chua, C.V. Thompson, National University of Singapore (NUS), SG
-Application of ZnO Nanorods for a UV Photodetector
C.Y. Kung, S.L. Young, C.C. Lin, H.H. Lin, J.H. Lin, H.Z. Chen, M.C. Kao, Y.T. Shih, National Chung Hsing University, TW
-Nanoneedle DIrected Motion of a Functionalized Channel through a Lipid Membrane
M. Dutt, O. Kuksenok, A.C. Balazs, Rutgers University, US
-Au nanoelectrodes for breath analysis
M. Righettoni, A. Tricoli, S.E. Pratsinis, ETH Zurich, CH
-Well-Defined TiO2 Nanostructures Towards Photoanodes Applications for Oxidative Photoelectrochemistry
Y. Pihosh, K. Mawatari, T. Kitamori, The University of Tokyo, JP
-The controllable degree of preferred-orientation in anatase TiO2 nanotube arrays by controlling surface roughness of Ti
W.M. Seong, D.H. Kim, I.J. Park, S. Lee, K.S. Hong, Department of Materials Science Engineering, Seoul National University, Korea, KR
-Electrospun Silver Networks as Transparent Conductive Films
H-T Chen, H-L Ling, C. Kuo, I-G Chen, National Cheng Kung University, TW
-Formation of Covalently Bound Magnetic Molecular Chains
A.R. DiLullo, G. Hoffmann, S.-W. Hla, Ohio University, US
-Ultrafine Silver Nanowire-Polymer Composite Interlayer for Organic Light Emitting Diodes
B. Lee, K. Kim, S. Kim, I-H Lee, B. Koo, J-L Lee, POSTECH, KR
-New Surface analysis methot with Hologram method
P. Kemper, TRIMOS SA, CH
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Polymer Nanotechnology
-Electrical conductivity studies of ZnO dispersed PVdF-HFP nanocomposite solid polymer electrolyte for Lithium batteries
O. Padmaraj, M. Venkateswarlu, N. Satyanarayana, Pondicherry University, IN
-Synthesis and electrical conductivity studies of PEO + LiClO4 + TiO2 + MoO3 nanocomposite solid polymer electrolyte
P.R. Kumar, M. Venkateswerlu, N. Satyanarayana, Pondicherry University, IN
-Synthesis, characterization and viscoelastic properties of Nanocrystalline Cellulose grafted with Poly(N-isopropylacrylamide)
U.D. Hemraz, C. Danumah, A. Lu, Y. Boluk, National Institute for Nanotechnology, University of Alberta, CA
-Three-Dimensional Fabrication of Carbon Nanotube-Conducting Polymer Composite Wires by Ink-Pen Growth method
S.K. Seol, D. Kim, S. Jung, W.S. Chang, Y.M. Bae, KERI(Korea Electrotechnology Research Institute), KR
-Stimuli-responsive nanogels by e-beam irradiation of dilute aqueous micellar solutions: Nanogels with pH controlled LCST
L.A. Picos-Corrales, A. Licea-Claveríe, K.-F. Arndt, Instituto Tecnologico de Tijuana, MX
-Fracture-Induced Formation of Semi-Concentric Patterns on Polymeric Films
P-Y Liang, F. Yang, S. Lee, National Tsing Hua Univesity, TW
-Effect of Carbon Black and Silver Nanoparticle Loading on the Structural and Thermo-Mechanical Properties of Chitosan-Based Films
A. Blagg, O. Perales-Perez, R. Valentin, University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez, PR
-Electrosynthesis of Intrinsically Conducting Polymers/Silicon Nanocomposites: Formation Mechanism and Optical Properties
F.A. Harraz, A.M. Salem, Central Metallurgical R&D Institute (CMRDI), EG
-Nanostructured Stearic Acid for Gas sensing applications
N. Hullavarad, S. Hullavarad, University of Alaska Fairbanks, US
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Soft Nanotechnology & Colloids
-Smart Colloid and Its Applications in Microdevices
W. Wen, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, HK
-Growth of ZnO Nanorods in Clay Matrix to Ensure Uniform Dispersion in Drilling Fluids
J. Abdo, D. Haneef, Sultan Qaboos University, OM
-Optical Trapping of Gold-Coated Liposomes
S.J. Leung, M. Romanowski, University of Arizona, US

Wednesday June 20

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8:30Modeling & Simulation at the Nanoscale: KeynotesGrand Ballroom E
Session chair: Michael Makowski, PPG Industries, US
8:30Novel Modeling Methods & Theory for Photocatalysis Design
A.S. Barnard, CSIRO, AU (bio)
9:00Integrated Multiscale Modeling for Rapid Flexible Manufacturing, Approaches and Challenges
R.R. Barto, Lockheed Martin, US
9:30Nanoscale engineering of responsive surfaces for contamination resistance
G. Yiapanis, L. Shaw, K. Ley, D. Henry, S. Maclaughlin, E. Evans, I. Yarovsky, RMIT University, AU
10:00High-Performance Computing for Atomistic Materials Modeling
G. Klimeck, Purdue University, US
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8:30Nanoparticles: Gas-phase synthesis and diagnostics of nanostructured materialsGrand Ballroom G
Session chair: Sotiris Pratsinis, ETH Zurich & Larry Mann, Global Advanced Metals
8:30Observing the conditions during the gas-phase synthesis of nanoparticles: Challenges to chemical kinetics and laser diagnostics
C. Schulz, University of Duisburg-Essen, DE (bio)
9:00Flame Deposition of Superhydrophobic and Superhydrophilic Nanoparticle Coatings on Paperboard Materials
M. Aromaa, J. Haapanen, H. Teisala, M. Tuominen, M. Stepien, J.J. Saarinen, M. Toivakka, J. Kuusipalo, J.M. Mäkelä, Tampere University of Technology, FI
9:20Rapid Combustion Synthesis of Zinc Oxide Nanostructures
W. Merchan-Merchan, M. Farmahini Farahani, University of Oklahoma, US
9:40A novel method for bacteria inactivation using Engineered Water Nanostructures.
G. Pyrgiotakis, J. McDevitt, T. Yamauchi, P. Demokritou, Harvard School of Public Health, US
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8:30Carbon Nano Structures & Devices: KeynotesGrand Ballroom F
Session chair: Wolfgang S. Bacsa, University of Toulouse, France
8:30Carbon Nanotube Networks and Graphene for Electronic Devices
Z. Bao, Stanford University, US (bio)
9:00Solid-state electronics and single-molecule biophysics
K. Shepard, Columbia University, US
9:30Nanoscale Carbon Based Electronic Junction Control Devices
A. Rinzler, University of Florida, US (bio)
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8:30Flexible Electronics IGrand Ballroom D
Session chair: Anupama B. Kaul, National Science Foundation, US
8:30Artificial Electronic Skin
A. Javey, University of California, Berkeley, US
9:00Organic Complementary Circuits
A. Dodabalapur, University of Texas at Austin, US
9:30Highly sensitive organic-inorganic heterojunction flexible photodetectors
J-H Seo, T-Y Oh, J. Park, W. Zhou, B-K Ju, Z. Ma, University of Wisconsin, Madison, US
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8:30Environmental Health & Safety: KeynotesGrand Ballroom B
Session chair: Rashi Iyer, Los Alamos National Laboratory
8:30Understanding the NNI Framework for Responsible Development and Use of Nanomaterials
S. Tinkle, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office, US (bio)
9:00Multidisciplinary Approaches to Understanding Environmental Implications of Engineered Nanomaterials
P.A. Holden, University of California Center for Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology, US (bio)
9:30TBA
K. Dawson, University College Dublin, IE
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8:30Bio Nano Materials: KeynotesGrand Ballroom C
Session chair: Liz A. Davies, Soft Matter (RSC), US
8:30Biomolecular Architectures and Systems for Nanoscience Engineering
J. Cha, University of California, San Diego, US
9:00Targeted Nanosponges as Superior Delivery Systems: Practical Synthesis and Efficacy Testing
E.M. Harth, Vanderbilt University, US (bio)
9:30Smart Nanomaterials for Biologic Drug Delivery and Diagnostics
P.S. Stayton, University of Washington, US
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8:30Green Chemistry and Materials KeynotesGreat America 2
Session chair: Douglas Keszler, Oregon State University and James Clark, University of York, UK
8:30Emerging Policy Drivers of Green Chemistry
J.H. Guth, Berkeley Center for Green Chemistry, US (bio)
9:00Industrial Symbiosis Using Green Chemistry
J. Clark, University of York, UK (bio)
9:30Process Intensification in Nanoparticle Synthesis
L. McKenzie, Chem11, LLC, US
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8:30Water: Advanced & Nano Materials for Water TechnologiesRoom 209
Session chair: Armin Völkel, PARC, a Xerox company, US
8:30Metal Nanoparticles on Hierarchical Carbon Structures: New Architecture for Robust Water Purifiers
S.M. Mukhopadhyay, A.K. Karumuri, H. Vijwani, Wright State University, US
8:50CNT-polyamide nanocomposite membranes for gas and water separations
E. Marand, A. Surapathi, W.F. Chan, H. Chen, D. Chen, X. Shao, J.K. Johnson, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, US
9:10High Flux Membranes for Organic Solvent Nanofiltration (OSN) - Interfacial Polymerization and Solvent Activation
M.F. Jimenez Solomon, Y. Bhole, A.G. Livingston, Imperial College London, UK
9:30Nanostructured surfactant membranes for wash water purification and reuse
A. Brozell, zNano, US
9:50Application of nanotechnology for the recycling of wastewater on human space flight missions
M. Flynn, NASA Ames Research Center, US
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8:30Solar: Innovation SpotlightsRoom 203
Session chair: Lisa E. Friedersdorf, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office, US
8:30Flexible, Lightweight and Affordable Solar Cells
J. Yang, Solarmer Energy, Inc., US
8:50DuPont Photovoltaic Materials Innovation Technology Roadmap
H. Antoniadis, DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions, US
9:10Nanoengineering allowing low-cost high-efficiency silicon solar cells
M. Black, Bandgap Engineering, US
9:30Transforming Facades into Energy and Money Generating Assets with Solar Windows
U. Paret, Pythagoras Solar, US
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8:30Smart Grid Corporate Strategic InterestsGreat America J
Session chair: Paul Dickerson, Hayes Boone, US
8:30IBM Grid-Technology Strategic Interests
M. Habibi, IBM, US
8:45Lockheed Martin and the Smart Grid- A Technology Perspective
B. Lawrence, Lockheed Martin Corp., US
9:00SAIC Grid-Technology Strategic Interests
E. Naugle, SAIC, US
9:15Northeast Utilities -Technical Strategic Interests
C. Serna, Northeast Utilities, US
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8:30Energy Storage: Polymers for Battery Applications: KeynotesGrand Ballroom H
Session chair: YuanQiao Rao, Dow Chemical Company, US
8:30Nanostructured Block Copolymers for All-Solid Lithium Batteries
N.P. Balsara, University of California, Berkeley, US
9:00High Temperature Melt Integrity Battery Separator Development
K. Stokes, Celgard LLC, US
9:30Bicontinuous Composite Electrodes for High Power and Energy Density Batteries
P.V. Braun, University of Illinois, US
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8:30Inkjet Design, Materials & Fabrication: KeynotesRoom 207
Session chair: Chris Menzel, Dimatix, US
8:30Printing Nanoparticle Suspensions: Feature Resolution and Defects
B. Derby, University of Manchester, UK (bio)
9:00Analysis and Measurement of Ink Media Interactions in Inkjet Printing
R. Sharma, E. Bedford, B. Brys, K.T. Viswanath, E.P. Furlani, Cabot Corporation, US
9:20Multi-functional silica microdot arrays by inkjet printing for biosensor applications
O. De Los Cobos, M. Lejeune, F. Rossignol, C. Carrion, C. Boissière, F. Ribot, C. Sanchez, X. Cattoën, M. Wong Chi Man, J.-O. Durand, SPCTS, FR
9:40Photo-induced Surface Modification of Polyimides for Printable Electronics Fablication
T. Yamashita, F. Kodara, M. Mino, Y. Matsuzawa, K. Okano, Tokyo University of Science, JP
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8:30Cancer Nanotech IGrand Ballroom A
Session chair: Mansoor Amiji, Northeastern University, US
8:30Top Down Nanotechnology for Cancer Diagnostics
R. Bashir, University of Illinois, US (bio)
9:15Nanoscience Strategies for the Design and Ultra Sensitive Readout of Dense Immunodiagnostic Platforms
M. Granger, University of Utah, US (bio)
9:45Fluid Biopsy in Solid Tumors, how HD-CTCs can provide real-time insights into cancer
P. Kuhn, Scripps Physics Oncology Center; The Scripps Research Institute, US (bio)
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8:30TechConnect Corporate Partnering: Materials & EnergyRoom 210
Session chair: Goran Matijasevic, UC Irvine, US
8:30Bayer MaterialScience Innovation Partnering
K. Haider, Bayer MaterialScience, US
8:50Toray Industries-America Innovation Partnering
T. Yamashiki, Toray, US
9:10Dow Innovation Partnering
P. Ansems-Bancroft, Dow, US
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10:00Expo Coffee BreakExpo Hall AB
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10:30Cancer Nanotech IIGrand Ballroom A
Session chair: Mansoor Amiji, Northeastern University, US
10:30Nanomedicine for early detection of cancer and cancer therapy response monitoring
D. Akin, Stanford University, US (bio)
11:00Cell-Nanomaterial Interaction: Implications in Cell-Signaling and Targeted Therapy
R. Kudgus, Mayo Clinic, US (bio)
11:30Therapeutic gene silencing in vivo using RNA interference
A. Sood, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, US
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10:30TechConnect Corporate Partnering: Energy & AutomotiveRoom 210
Session chair: Brian Shedd, UCLA, US
10:30Schlumberger Innovation Partnering
J. Wong, Schlumberger, US
10:50Honda Innovation Partnering
C. Fau, Honda, US
11:10Hyundai Innovation Partnering
J. Suh, Hyundai Ventures, US
11:30bp Ventures
I. Dairanieh, bp Ventures, US
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11:00Nanoscale Characterization: Nanoparticle Spectroscopy & Inverse-space Methods in LiquidGreat America K
Session chair: Pierre Panine, Xenocs SA, France
11:00Agglomerates and Aggregates: Number and Size of Primary Particles from in-situ Mass-Mobility Measurements
M.L. Eggersdorfer, A.J. Gröhn, C.M. Sorensen, P.H. McMurry, S.E. Pratsinis, ETH Zurich, CH
11:20Highly Stable PEGylated Gold Nanoparticles in water: Applications in biology and catalysis
K. Rahme, M.T. Nolan, T. Doody, G.P. McGlacken, C. O’Driscoll, J.D. Holmes, Notre Dame University (NDU), LB
11:40In-situ structural characterization of SWCNTs for probing the polymer/nanorod interactions
T. Liu, Florida State University, US
12:00Non destructive nanoscale characterization with x-ray: the case of SAXS/WAXS
P. Panine, Xenocs, FR (bio)
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11:00Nanoparticles: Gas-phase synthesis and processing of nanostructured materialsGrand Ballroom G
Session chair: Sotiris Pratsinis, ETH Zurich & Larry Mann, Global Advanced Metals
11:00Substrate‐Free Microwave Synthesis of Graphene
M. Frenklach, A. Dato, University of California, Berkeley, US (bio)
11:30A Novel Pulsed High-density Plasma Process for Nanoparticle Synthesis
U. Helmersson, D. Söderström, I. Pilch, S. Pillay, N. Brenning, Linköping University, SE
11:50Pilot-scale Nanoparticle Manufacture
K. Wegner, A. Grohn, S. Multer, ETH Zurich, CH
12:10Continuous synthesis of highly-specific silicon nanopowder on the pilot-plant scale
T. Hülser, S.M. Schnurre, C. Schulz, H. Wiggers, Institute of Energy and Environmental Technology (IUTA), DE
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11:00Graphene: CNT: Applications of Graphene Based MaterialsGrand Ballroom F
Session chair: Wolfgang S. Bacsa, University of Toulouse, France
11:00Hierarchical Graphene Macroassemblies
M.A. Worsley, M.D. Merrill, M.E. Suss, A. Wittstock, M. Stadermann, J.H. Satcher, J. Biener, T.F. Baumann, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, US
11:20Graphene-based Proton Exchange Membrane (PEM) for Direct Methanol Fuel Cell (DMFC)
A. Paneri, G. Ehlert, H. Sodano, S. Moghaddam, University of Florida, US
11:40Engineered Piezoelectricity in Graphene
M.T. Ong, E.J. Reed, Stanford University, US
12:00Dispersion of chemically-modified graphene and its applications
J.T. Han, S.H. Kim, J.S. Kim, S.Y. Jeong, H.J. Jeong, G-W Lee, Korea Electrotechnology Research Institute, KR
12:20Vor-x™ graphene: A multi-functional material with real-world product adoption
J. Lettow, Vorbeck Materials Corp, US
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11:00Flexible Electronics IIGrand Ballroom D
Session chair: Anupama B. Kaul, National Science Foundation, US
11:00Fabrication and characterization of CNT inductors on flexible plastic substrates
L. Diao, W-S Shih, J. Lamb, Brewer Science, US
11:20Flexible Graphene Transistors via Printing Transfer
T.-C. Chang, H.-S. Suh, S. Mikael, J.-H. Seo, P.F. Nealey, Z. Ma, University of Wisconsin-Madison, US
11:40Highly Flexible Transparent Thin Film Heaters based on Metallic Nanowires
J.-P. Simonato, CEA, FR
12:00Solution Growth of Nanostructured Ceramic Films
J. Cho, State Univ of New York (SUNY) at Binghamton, US
12:20Fabrication and characterization of thin-film transistors based on Peri-xanthenoxanthene (PXX) derivative
Z. Cui, Chinese Academy of Sciences, CN
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11:00Composites: Composites in Energy ApplicationsGrand Ballroom H
Session chair: Thomas Twardowski, US
11:00Electrolytes and Electrode Systems for High Energy Batteries
L.A. Archer, Cornell University, US
11:30Influence of adsorbed species on the electronic transport in nanocomposites materials for lithium batteries
J.-C. Badot, K.A. Seid, O. Dubrunfaut, S. Levasseur, D. Guyomard, B. Lestriez, CNRS, FR
11:50Graphene/Carbon nanotube (CNT) Reinforced Nanocomposites for Energy Storage Sustainable Buildings
R. Singh, N. Badi, M. Hobosyan, K. Martirosyan, University of Houston, US
12:10Thermoelectric Power Generators Based on Carbon Nanotube Networks
S. Roth, Korea University, KR (bio)
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11:00Polymer Nanotech: Modeling & Simulation of Polymer NanostructuresGrand Ballroom E
Session chair: Michael Makowski, PPG Industries, US
11:00Multifunctional Nanocomposites: Modeling and Characterization
J.M. Wernik, S.A. Meguid, University of Toronto, CA
11:20Computer Modeling Of Star Polymer Molecules With Diblock Arms
W. Swope, IBM Almaden Research Center, US
11:40Micromechanical Analysis of Polymer-Nanofiber Composites
C.R. Locker, J. Bergstrom, X. Liu, A.H. Tsou, V.B. Buchholz, A.K. Mehta, ExxonMobil Research and Engineering, US
12:00Nanotribology and Lubrication at Nanoscale: Molecular Dynamics Simulation Studies
A. Jabbarzadeh, The University of Sydney, AU
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11:00Environmental Health & Safety IIGrand Ballroom B
Session chair: Elijah Petersen, NIST, US
11:00Evaluating Engineered Nanomaterial Life Cycle and Environmental Risk Using a Comprehensive Environmental Assessment
D.R. Johnson, C. Griggs, C.A. Weiss Jr, M.A. Chappell, A. Poda, A. Bednar, A.J. Kennedy, V. Boddu, M.E. Bates, J.A. Steevens, US Army Engineer Research & Development Center, US
11:20Multimedia Environmental Distribution of Nanomaterials
H.H. Liu, Y. Cohen, University of California, Los Angeles, US
11:40Experimental and theoretical prediction of the role nanoparticle agglomeration on modulating cellular dose response
G. Sharma, V. Kodali, M. Gaffrey, W. Wang, K. Minard, N. Karin, J. Teeguarden, B. Thrall, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, US
12:00A Regulator’s Approach to Nanomaterials
S. Takatori, J. Wong, California Environmental Protection Agency (Cal/EPA), US
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11:00Bio Nano Materials: Self Assembly of BionanoparticlesGrand Ballroom C
Session chair: Liz A. Davies, Soft Matter (RSC), US
11:00Synthesis of Ultra Small Biocompatible Magnetic Nanocomposites by Seeded Emulsion Polymerization
H. Kloust, E. Pöselt, S. Kappen, C. Schmidtke, A. Kornowski, W. Pauer, H.-U. Moritz, H. Weller, University of Hamburg, DE
11:20Vertically Aligned Patterned Peptide Nano Wires for Cellular Studies
M.B. Taskin, Technical University of Denmark, DK
11:40Unravelling adsorption and alignment of amyloid fibrils at interfaces by probe particle tracking
L. Isa, J.M. Jung, R. Mezzenga, S Jordens, ETH Zurich, CH
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11:00NanoFab: Nanofabrication IIGreat America J
Session chair: Ahmed Busnaina, Northeastern University, US
11:00Direct Printing of Nano-and Microscale Transition Metal Features
A.B. Smetana, J-W Jang, P. Adamczyk, J. Ngunjiri, S. Nettikandan, Nanoink, Inc., US
11:20Directed Self Assembly: a Novel, High Speed Method of Nanocoating Ultra-thin Films and Monolayers of Particles
G.A. Powch, A.R. Jain, VersuFLEX Technologies LLC, US
11:40Fabrication of controlled linear assemblies of graphite nanosheets in polysiloxane-based nanocomposite films and enhancement of thermal property
H.-B. Cho, S. Yanahara, T. Nakayama, H. Suematsu, T. Suzuki, W. Jiang, S. Tanaka, K. Niihara, Nagaoka University of Technology, JP
12:00Semiconducting Nanowire Networks: Manufacturing Opportunity and Scientific Curiosity
A.J. Lohn, K.J. Norris, J. Zhang, D. Fryauf, N.P. Kobayashi, University of California Santa Cruz, US
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11:00Solar: Corporate Strategic InterestsRoom 203
Session chair: Nitin Parekh, Venture Advisor, Tokyo Electron Venture Capital, US
11:00DuPont Solar-Technology Strategic Interests
P.L. Perry, DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions, US
11:15Applied MaterialsSolar-Technology Strategic Interests
K. Chen, Applied Materials, US
11:30Chevron’s Commercialization Partnership Program
J. Greenberger, Chevron Energy Solutions, US
11:45Beyond Grid Parity: The Decarbonization of Loads
E. Daniels, Bosch, US
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11:00Bio Sources for Materials & Fuels: SpotlightsGreat America 2
Session chair: James Clark, University of York, UK
11:00Waste Flue Gas CO to Innovative Biofuel Production
J. Holmgren, LanzaTech, Inc., US
11:20Clean Production of Bioplastic and Bio-oil from Solar Energy and Carbon Dioxide
J. Yu, University of Hawaii at Manoa, US
11:40Sweet Sorghum Biorefinery for Production of Fuel Ethanol and Value-added Co-products
N.P. Nghiem, C.M. Nguyen, C.M. Drapcho, T.H. Walker, USDA Agricultural Research Service, US
12:00Increasing the Energy Density of Plant Biomass: Oil Production in Leaves
C. Hilder, Arcadia Biosciences, US
12:20Cooperation on the Development of Clean and High-efficiency Technology of Biomass
B. Shenwu, Energy Technology Corp., CN
12:40Low-cost, concentrated sugar production from lignocellulosic feedstocks
S. Mohapatra, R. Hemyeri, A. Manesh, American Science and Technology Corporation, US
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11:00Water Technololgy Corporate InterestsRoom 209
Session chair: Yaniv Scherson, NGen Star Corporation, US
11:00Dow Water-Technology Strategic Corporate Interests
B. Powers, Dow Water & Process Solutions, US
11:15GE’s Technology Strategic Corporate Interests
E. Hanson, GE Power & Water, US
11:30IBM Water-Technology Strategic Corporate Interests
D. Clark, IBM Smarter Water Management, US
11:45State of California Technology Needs in the Water-Energy Nexus
S. Chaudhry, CA Energy Commission, US
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11:00MSM: MEMS Device & Process ModelingGreat America 1
Session chair: William (Cy) Wilson, NASA, US
11:00Silicon Crystal Effects in Modeling of MEMS Silicon Resonators
S. Ghaffari, C.H. Ahn, E.J. Ng, T.W. Kenny, Stanford University, US
11:20Squeeze-Film Damping in Perforated Microstructures: Modeling, Simulation and Pressure-Dependent Experimental Validation
M. Niessner, G. Schrag, J. Iannacci, G. Wachutka, Munich University of Technology, DE
11:40Low Motional Impedance Bulk Acoustic Resonators Based on Metamaterials
X. Rottenberg, R. Jansen, V. Rochus, B. Figeys, B. Nauwelaers, H.A.C. Tilmans, IMEC, BE
12:00Electromechanical response of high frequency silicon nanowire resonators:simulation and measurements
A. Koumela, D. Mercier, C. Marcoux, S.T. Purcell, S. Hentz, L. Duraffourg, CEA, LETI, FR
12:20Finite Element Modeling of MEMS Piezoelectric Energy Harvester
L. Beker, A. Muhtaroglu, H.N. Ozguven, H. Kulah, Middle East Technical University, TR
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11:00Micro & Nano ReliabilityRoom 206
Session chair: Jürgen Keller, AMIC GmbH, Germany
11:00Reliability Prediction of Single-Crystal Silicon MEMS Using Dynamic Raman Spectroscopy
R. Dewanto, Z. Hu, B. Gallacher, J. Hedley, Newcastle University, UK
11:20Detecting Defects over the Whole Surface of Wafer by Non-destructive and Non-contact Pulse Photoconductivity Method (PPCM)
J. Ndagijimana, Y. Soh, H. Kubota, K. Kobayashi, Kumamoto University, JP
11:40Experimental analysis of the MEMS Capacitive accelerometer’s shock resistibility
Y. Tao, Y. Liu, J. Dong, Tsinghua University, CN
12:00Nanoscale deformation analysis for fracture mechanical evaluation of interface cracks in electronic packages.
J. Keller, M. Schulz, R. Mrossko, B. Wunderle, B. Michel, AMIC Angwandte Micro-Messtechnik GmbH, DE (bio)
12:20Shock Testing of Free Standing Silicon-Nitride and Beryllium Membranes
D. Brough, L. Barrett, R. Vanfleet, R. Davis, S. Liddiard, S. Cornaby, M. Coffin, Brigham Young University, US
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11:00Inkjet Design, Materials & Fabrication IIRoom 207
Session chair: Chris Menzel, Dimatix, US
11:00The effect of Rheological Property of Ink on the Generation of Inkjet Droplet
H. Yoo, C. Kim, Korea University, KR
11:20Measurement of liquid properties by the observation of micro droplet emitted by inkjet
T. Yamada, K. Sakai, Institute of Industrial Science, the University of Tokyo, JP
11:40CANCELED - Segmented inkjet print head experiment
M. Einat, Ariel University Center of Samaria, IL
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11:00Fluidic Device SimulationRoom 212
Session chair: Edward P. Furlani, University at Buffalo (SUNY), US
11:00Design Simulations of a Novel Microdevice for Fluid Pumping, Droplet Generation and Particle Sorting
R.M. Pidaparti, G. Su, Virginia Commonwealth University, US
11:20Numerical Study on a passive micromixer with sinusoidal channel walls
A. Afzal, K.-Y. Kim, Inha University, KR
11:40CANCELED - Numerical modeling of squeeze-film damping in micro-mirrors including rarefaction effects
S. Nigro, L. Pagnotta, M.-F. Pantano, Università della Calabria, IT
12:00Modeling Fluid Structure-Interactions for Biomechanic Analysis of the Human Eye
E.P. Furlani, A. Nunez, G. Vizzeri, University at Buffalo SUNY, US (bio)
12:20Electrophoretic Migration of Charged Permeable Particle in Electrolyte
P.P. Gopmandal and S. Bhattacharyya, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, IN
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11:00Materials for Drug & Gene Delivery IIIGreat America 3
Session chair: Steven Zullo, NIBIB National Institutes of Health, US
11:00Controlling the Intracellular Distribution of Agents with Core/Shell Particles Made from Particle Blends
K.K. Tran, H. Shen, University of Washinton, US
11:20Multifunctionalized gold nanoparticles for controlled drug-release by non-linear excitation
V. Voliani, F. Ricci, G. Signore, R. Nifosì, S. Luin, F. Beltram, Center for nanotechnology innovation @NST, Istituto italiano di tecnologia and Scuola normale superiore, IT
11:40Multifunctional Gold Nanorod-Based Drug/SiRNA Nanocarriers for Targeted Neuroendocrine Cancer Therapy
Y. Xiao, R. Jaskula-Sztulb, H. Chen, S. Gong, University of Wisconsin-Madison, US
12:00Targeted Nucleoprotein Nanodevices for Diagnosis and Delivery
E. Singer, K. Munson, T. Wilson, S. Smith, Beckman Research Institute of the City of Hope, US
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11:00Clean and Nano Innovation to CommercializationRoom 201
Session chair: Lynn Foster, BPT Pharma, US
11:00Who owns the smart grid patents?
J. Hurtado-Albir, G. Ceccarini, V. Veefkind, European Patent Office, DE
11:20Assessing Innovation in Renewable Energy Technologies Through Patent Analytics
L. Vemula, B. Uppala, A.K. Kacham, U. Turaga, Scitech Patent Art Services Inc., US
11:40From IP to Company Formation: Commercializing Innovation
S. Adams, R. Garsson, Greenberge Traurig, US
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12:30Networking Lunch - ExpoExhibit Hall AB
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1:00NNI - Director’s Networking Session, National Nanotechnology Coordination OfficeExhibit Hall A
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1:30Exhibit and Poster Session IIExhibit Hall AB
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Environmental Health & Safety
-Fungicidal nanoparticles of low toxicity from cationic lipid and polyelectrolytes
L.D. Melo, A.M. Carmona-Ribeiro, Universidade de São Paulo, BR
-Evidence for a direct interaction between poly-dispersed single-wall carbon nanotubes and murine erythrocytes resulting in in vitro and in vivo cytotoxicity
S. Sachar, R.K. Saxena, Jawaharlal Nehru University, IN
-Toxicological effects of functionalized single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWCNTs) on embryonic zebrafish (Danio rerio)
L. Felix, Y. Martinez-Rubi, B. Simard, G. Goss, University of Alberta, CA
-A safer formulation concept for flame-generated engineered nanomaterials
S. Gass, G. Pyrgiotakis, J.M. Cohen, G.A. Sotiriou, S.E. Pratsinis, P. Demokritou, Harvard School of Public Health, US
-Cytotoxic Effects of Four Metallic Oxide Nanoparticles on Dorsal Root Ganglion (DRG) Neurons
S. Lu, A. Bhushan, S.W. Leung, C.K. Daniels, J.C.K. Lai, Idaho State University, US
-Cytotoxicity of Magnesium Oxide Nanoparticles in Schwann Cells
V.K. Idikuda, A.R. Jaiswal, Y.Y.W. Wong, A. Bhushan, S.W. Leung, J.C.K. Lai, Idaho State University, US
-Cytotoxic Effects of Short Multi-Wall Carbon Nanotubes in Dorsal Root Ganglion (DRG) Neurons
J.C.K. Lai, W. Gao, A. Bhushan, S.W. Leung, Idaho State University College of Pharmacy, US
-Tools and Approaches for the Assessment of Nanomaterial Induced Oxidative DNA Damage
E.J. Petersen, B.J. Marquis, P. Jaruga, M. Dizdaroglu, B.C. Nelson, National Institute of Standards and Technology, US
-Novel Immune Biosensors Based on the Structured Nano-Porous Silicon for Control of Mycotoxins in Environmental Objects
N.F. Starodub, N.F. Slishek, I.V. Pylypenko, L.N. Pylypenko, National University of Life and Environmental Sciences of Ukraine, UA
-The cytotoxic and antimicrobial impact of Metallic Nanoparticles on an in-vitro human GI tract model.
K. Sheehy, A. Murphy, N. O’Claonadh, A. Casey, G. Chambers, Dublin Institute of Technology, IE
-An investigation on the aggregation phenomena of Titanium dioxide nanoparticles in natural waters: role of ionic strength, organic matter and natural colloidal particles
M. Romanello, V.A. Luppi, L. Bertini, M. Fidalgo de Cortalezzi, Instituto Tecnológico de Buenos Aires, AR
-Toxicity of Titanium Dioxide Nanoparticles on Growth Kinetics of Activated Biomass
P. Das, N. Bagdiya, A. Kumar, IIT Delhi, IN
-Uptake and Elimination Behaviors of Polyethyleneimine (PEI)-Coated Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes by Eisenia Foetida and Daphnia Magna
E.J. Petersen, R.A. Pinto, D.J. Mai, P.F. Landrum, L. Zhang, Q. Huang, X. Shi, W.J. Weber Jr, National Institute of Standards and Technology, US
-Antibacterial activity and intracellular accumulation of silver nanoparticles on Escherichia coli K-12
Y.J. Choi, B.-T. Lee, K.-W. Kim, K.H. Chung, W.K. Song, Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology, KR
-Environmental Management for a regulatory commerce institution in rural sector in Colombia
A.J. Toro, G. Camargo, Universidad Libre, CO
-Health Risk Ranking Framework for the Life Cycle of Nanomaterial-Containing Products
A.K. Madl, K. Unice, M. Kreider, M. Kovochich, I.G. Bebenek, ChemRisk, LLC, US
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Cancer Nanotechnology
-Mn-Zn Ferrite and Photosensitizer Co-Loaded Cancer Theranostic Agent for Magnetic Resonance Imaging and Photodynamic Therapy
S.-M. Lai, M.-D. Yang, M.-J. Tung, P.-S. Lai, National Chung Hsing University, TW
-Copper complexes loaded on nanostructured TiO2 materials as citotoxic agents of cancer cells
T. Lopez, E. Ortiz, P. Guevara, E. Gómez, Instituto Nacional de Neurologia y Neurocirugia, MX
-Electrospun 5-fluorouracil loaded bovine serum albumin-polyvinylpyrrolidone nanofibers
U.E. Illangakoon, N.P. Chatterton, G.R. Williams, T. Nazir, London Metropolitan University, UK
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Materials for Drug & Gene Delivery
-Understanding Adhesion of Bioactive Polymers on Hydrophobic and Hydrophilic Surfaces.
V. Vyas, B.D. Huey, University of Connecticut, US
-Supramolecular assemblies of cisplatin and polyelectrolytes: preparation, characterization and activity against cancer cells
D.B. Vieira, V. Kim, D.F.S. Petri, C.F.M. Menck, A.M. Carmona-Ribeiro, Universidade de São Paulo, BR
-Orally Delivered Polymeric nanoparticles of Lopinavir: Development and Statistical optimization, in vitro and ex vivo studies
G. Joshi, K.K. Sawant, M S University of Baroda, IN
-Nanostructured cellulose materials: adsorption of antibiotics onto cellulose fibers functionalized with glycidylmethacrylate for the manufacturing of antibacterial fabrics
E. Vismara, G. Torri, A. Valerio, G. Graziani, A. Montanelli, L. Melone, Politecnico di Milano, IT
-Properties of Hydrophobized Chitosan-Insulin Nanoparticles with different hydrophobic chain sizes.
E. Robles, E. Villar, J. Juárez, P. Taboada, M.-G. Burboa, M. Alatorre, V. Mosquera, M.-A. Valdez, Universidad de Sonora, MX
-Self Assembled Nanostructures of Triblock Co-polymer and Plasmid DNA for Gene Delivery
H.K. Daima, S. Shankar, P.R. Selvakannan, S.K. Bhargava, V. Bansal, RMIT University, AU
-In vitro anticancer activity of poly(3-hydroxybutyrate) nanoparticles loaded with antitumor drug Paclitaxel
S.G. Yakovlev, A.P. Bonartsev, D.V. Bagrov, Yu.M. Efremov, A.P. Boskhomdzhiev, E.V. Filatova, P.V. Ivanov, T.K. Makhina, G.A. Bonartseva, A.N.Bach’s Institute of Biochemistry Russian Academy of Sciences, RU
-Nanospray Dryer Employed in Nanoencapsulated Production
A.M. Oliveira, N.N.P. Cerize, K.L. Guimarães, J.G.R. Poco, A.S. Tunussi, D.C.S. Patto, Institute of Technological Research – IPT, BR
-Sequential Surface Functionalization by Polyoxometalates and Lysine Renders Non-toxic Gold Nanoparticles Strong Antibacterial Agents
H.K. Daima, P.R. Selvakannan, S.K. Bhargava, V. Bansal, RMIT University, AU
-Encapsulation and Characterization of BSA in PLA-PEG Nanoparticles as a Model for Chlamydia trachomatis rMOMP-278 Protein Nanovaccine Delivery System
M. Taha, S.R. Singh, C. Moore, R. Agee, V.A. Dennis, Alabama State University, US
-Counting and Sizing Protein Aggregates Down to 0.15 micron Using New Focused Beam Light Scattering Technology
P. O’Hagan, D.F. Nicoli, K. Hasapidis, Particle Sizing Systems, US
-Surfactant Effect on Intercellular Transport of DNA, Proteins, and Electrolytes
D. Assan, X. Gao, J.C.K. Lai, S.W. Leung, Idaho State U, US
-Drug diffusion transport models for nanoporous material
A. Ziemys, M. Milosevic, M. Ferrari, M. Kojic, The Methodist Hospital Research Institute, US
-Development of PHEMA-Chitosan nanospheres and encapsulation of RSV-F DNA vaccine
E. Eroglu, A.B. Waffo, V.A. Dennis, S.R. Singh, Alabama State University, US
-Nanoparticle Analysis with a Tunable Pore Sensor for Monitoring of Drug Delivery Systems
Y. Ganor, Izon Science Ltd, US
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Carbon Nano Structures & Devices
-The Detection Properties of Bulky Wrapped MWCNTs Towards Hazardous Gases
A. Olszewski, J. Lara-Romero, P. Cortes, Youngstown State University, US
-Effect of Cutting Parameters on The Surface Roughness of MWCNT Reinforced Epoxy Composite Using End-Milling Process
G. Harii Krishna Rao, M.N.M. Ansari, Universiti Tenaga Nasional, MY
-Development of materials and printing methods for fabrication of thin-film transistors on flexible substrates
J.W. Zhao, Y.L. Gao, W.B. Gu, J. Lin, Z. Chen, Z. Cui, Suzhou Institute of Nanotech and nano-bionics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, CN
-Optimization of Carbon Nanotube Thin-Film Transistor Fabrication
V. Kayastha, J. Lamb, Brewer Science, Inc., US
-The acid-base properties of carboxylated CNT and the design of CNTFET biosensor
H.J. Kwon, J-M Woo, J. Lim, S.H. Kim, Y.J. Park, Seoul National University, KR
-A Comparative Analysis of Transistors Based on Dielectrophoresis-Aligned Carbon Nanotubes (CNTs) and Assembled Random-Network CNTs
J.L. Juhala, B.W. Griffith, Y. Duan, W. Xue, Washington State University, US
-Low-Z, Chemically Resistant, Microfabricated Carbon Composite Transmission Electron Microscope Grids
K. Zufelt, R. Vanfleet, RC. Davis, Brigham Young University, US
-Change of the Electronic Conductivity of CNTs and Graphene Sheets Caused by a Three-dimensional Strain Field
M. Ohnishi, K. Suzuki, H. Miura, Tohoku University, JP
-Moisture Assisted Electron Transport in Si-C Nanotubes: an ab-initio study
S. Choudhary, S. Qureshi, IIT Kanpur, IN
-Preparation and Properties of Poly(vinyl alcohol) Films Containing Magnetite Functionalized–Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes
I. Kong, R.A. Shanks, M.N.M. Ansari, G.H. Krishna Rao, Universiti Tenaga Nasional, MY
-Synthesis and Application of Multi-functionalized Hydrophilic Carbon Nanoparticles
K. Kokubo, M. Kato, T. Noguchi, A. Harada, I. Morita, T. Oshima, Osaka University, JP
-Chemical Sensing Properties of Carbon Nanofilms
V. Kumar, A.M. Zaitsev, The College of Staten Island and the Graduate Center of the City University of New York, US
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Composite Materials
-Reactivity Enhancement of Nanoenergetic Materials Through Functionalized Al@Bi2O3/I2O5 Core-Shell Architecture
R. Singh, N. Badi, M. Hobosyan, K. Martirosyan, University of Houston, US
-Effect of γ-ray irradiated MWCNTs on electrical conductivity of a PET/graphite composite for a bipolar plate application
D.H. Kim, Y. Son, Kongju National University, KR
-Preparation of a new generation porous thermal insulation mass using functional nanomaterials
J. Ulbikas, J. Boženko, N. Spirova, CJSC Modern E-Technologies, LT
-Thermal and Thermomechanical Properties of Epoxy Resin / Carbon Black Nanocomposites
A. Kanapitsas, H. Zois, A.Z. Stimoniaris, C.G. Delides, Technological Educational Institute of Lamia, GR
-New Electrochemical Sensors Based on Clay and Carbon Micro and Nanoparticles for Pharmaceutical and Environmental Analysis
A. Maghear, A. Cernat, C. Cristea, A. Marian, I.O. Marian, R. Săndulescu, Iuliu Hatieganu University of Medicine and Pharmacy, RO
-New approaches of soft chemistry for preparation of nanostructured multifunctional composite coatings
A.V. Vinogradov, V.V. Vinogradov, A.V. Agafonov, Institute of Solution Chemistry RAS, RU
-Manufacturing and Properties of Nanofiber Composites
D-K Yong, Chungnam National University, KR
-Viscosity Behavior of Magnetic Nanoparticle Filled Fluids and Impact Resistance of Their Fabric Composites
S.G. Lee, Chungnam National University, KR
-Fabrication of amine-functionalized polymer reduced graphene oxide core-shell microsphere
J.S. Oh, S.H. Kim, J.P. Hong, T.S. Hwang, S.C. Hong, J.D. Nam, Sungkyunkwan University, KR
-Irradiation effect on ethanol sensing response of zinc and tin composite oxide
O. Singh, R.C. Singh, Guru Nanak Dev University, IN
-Manufacturing Tough Amorphous Thermoplastic-Graphene Nanocomposites
S. Bandla, J.C. Hanan, Oklahoma State University, US
-Enhancement of EMI shielding absorbing capacity of CNT cement composites by the addition of fly ash
I.W. Nam, H.K. Kim, H.K. Lee, Korea Advanced Institute of Technology, KR
-Elastomer composites containing layered fillers modified with ionic liquids.
M. Lipinska, A. Laskowska, M. Zaborski, A. Masek, Institute of Polymer and Dye Technology, PL
-Elastomer composites containing layered fillers and hydroxyapatities
M. Lipinska, J. Pietrasik, M. Zaborski, A. Masek, Institute of Polymer and Dye Technology, PL
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Energy Storage & Novel Generation
-Effect of support acidity on coke removal in methane CO2 reforming
J. Ni, L. Chen, S. Kawi, J. Lin, Institute of Chemical and Engineering Sciences, Singapore, SG
-Solar Thermochemical Water-Splitting for H2 Generation Using Sol-Gel Derived Ferrite Nanomaterials
R.R. Bhosale, X. Pasala, S. Yelakanti, J.A. Puszynski, R.V. Shende, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, US
-Photocatalytic Water-Splitting and Aqueous Phase Biomass Reforming for H2 Production
V. Buddineni, A. Shende, M. Hussein, A. Kawde, J.A. Puszynski, R.V. Shende, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, US
-Hydrogen permeation in pipeline steels
E. Fallahmohammadi, F. Bolzoni, G. Fumagalli, G. Re, L. Lazzari, politecnico di milano, IT
-NaBH4 in solidified aluminosilicate gel: a new hydrogen storage with interesting properties
J.-Ch. Buhl, L. Schomborg, C.H. Rüscher, Leibniz University Hannover, DE
-Properties of nonpremixed ammonia-substituted hydrogen-air flames
J.M. Joo, D.H. Um, O.C. Kwon, Sungkyunkwan University, KR
-Betavoltaic Indirect Conversion Radioisotope (BICOR)Battery: A Long-life Power Generator and Harvester for Defense, Aerospace, Medical, Counter-terrorism, Bio-technology & Medicine
U. Ortabasi, United Innovations, Inc., US
-Challenges in Thermal Energy Storage for Solar Power Plants
L. Wibbenmeyer, T. Smith, J. Craig, Abener / Abengoa, US
-BioGenerator – a Novel Bio-Technology for the Conversion of Hydrogen to Electricity
D. Karamanev, University of Western Ontario, CA
-Overview of Recent Policy Changes in Electricity Markets for Integrating Emerging Energy Storage Technologies
R. Walawalkar, J. DeRosa, R. Chintapalli, Customized Energy Solutions, US
-Save Hawai‘i...Save the Planet
J. Barlow, Power Alternative, US
-Ab initio study on calcium-doped graphane for hydrogen storage
T. Hussain, Uppsala University, SE
-Rotaxane-based Two Dimensional Structure; Self-assembled New Platform for Metal Organic Framework
C.W. Lim, S.H. Kim, Kyung Hee University, KR
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Inkjet Design, Materials & Fabrication
-Photocurable Composite with Antimicrobial Activity for Wound-Healing
M.-H. Chang, F.-C. Ding, W.-Y. Ju, P.S. Lai, National Chung Hsing University, TW
-Additive Manufacturing (AM) of Quantum Dot Nano-Inks
O.S. Ivanova, A. Elliott, T.A. Campbell, C.B. Williams, Virginia Tech, US
-Low-temperature laser sintering of the printed nano-silver electrodes for flexible electronics
W. Gu, J. Lin, Z. Cui, Suzhou Institute of Nanotech, Chinese Academy of Sciences, CN
-The Effect of Surface Treatment on The Line Formation of Inkjet-Printed Silver Nanoparticles
Y.J. Moon, H.S. Kang, K.T. Kang, S.H. Lee, S.J. Moon, J.Y. Hwang, Korea Institute of Industrial Technology(KITECH), KR
-FineMetalLine Patterning on Hydrophilic Non-Conductive SubstratesBased on EHD Printing withLaser Sintering
S. Son, S. Lee, Y-J Kim, K. An, J. Choi, Sungkyunkwan University, KR
-High Aspect Ratio EHD Printing with High Viscosity Ink Ejection
J. Choi, S. Lee, Y-J Kim, S.U. Son, K.C. An, Sungkyunkwan University, KR
-InkJet Printing Optimization of Silver Nano-Ink for Printing Solar Electrodes using Industrial Printheads
R. Shankar, K.W. Whites, South Dakota School of Mines and Technology, US
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MEMS & NEMS Devices & Applications
-Fabrication and characterization of liquid metal-based micro-electromechanical DC-contact switch for RF applications
E. Cagatay, Y. Damgaci, B.A. Cetiner, N. Biyikli, Bilkent University - UNAM, TR
-Is one gyroscope enough?
M. Capovilla, STMicroelectronics, US
-Fabrication and Characterization of HAR Microfluidic Device to Concentrate Microalgae
V. Singh, Q. Nguyen, J. Goettert, D. Yemane, J. Bargiel, C. Lane, F. Stephenson, Louisiana State University, US
-In situ monitoring of temperature and voltage in lithium-ion rechargeable batteries using flexible micro two-in-one sensors
S-J Lee, C-Y Lee, M-S Tang, P-C Chen, Y-M Chang, Yuan Ze University, TW
-MEMS Strain Sensors with High Linearity and Sensitivity with an Enhanced Strain Transfer Mechanism for Wind Turbine Blades
M. Moradi, S. Sivoththaman, University of Waterloo, CA
-A MEMS-type Micro Sensor for Hydrogen Gas Detection
J.-H. Yoon, B.-J. Kim, J.-S. Kim, University of Seoul, KR
-Temperature dependence of gas sensing properties of Polyaniline and titanium dioxide (TiO2)/ Polyaniline composite based chemiresistor hydrogen gas sensor
S. Srivastava, S. Kumar, S.S. Sharma, V.K. Jain, V.K. Vijay, University of Rajasthan, Jaipur, IN
-Fetal Movement Detection Based on MEMS Accelerometer
L. Minjie, T. Yongkang, L. Yunfeng, Y. Song, D. Jingxin, Tsinghua University, CN
-Effect of CuO/water nanofluid in the enhancement of convective heat transfer for electronic cooling
P. Selvakumar, S. Suresh, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, IN
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Micro & Nano Fluidics
-Spatial profiles of electrical conductivity, fluid admittance and water flow in a charged nanopore
G. Virdi, M.I. Glavinovic, McGill University, CA
-Electrothermal blinking vortices for chaotic mixing
P. Kauffmann, S. Loire, I. Mezic, UCSB, US
-Micro-particle Electrical Conduction through Human Blood
S. Abdalla, A.A. Al-Ghamdi, F. Marzouki, Physics Department, Faculty of Science, King Abdulaziz University Jeddah, P.O. Box 80203, Jeddah 21589, Saudi Arabia, SA
-Nanoparticle transport models in confined fluids
T.S. Mahadevan, M. Kojic, M. Milosevic, V. Isailovic, N. Filipovic, M. Ferrari, A. Ziemys, The Methodist Hospital Research Institute, US
-Effects of Solvents on Dissolution of Photoresist in Parylene Microchannels
H. Ceylan Koydemir, H. Kulah, C. Ozgen, I. Tosun, Middle East Technical University, TR
-Microfluidic dual-micropillar culture device for embryonic stem cell differentiation
J.M. Lee, J. Kim, G. Muhammad, B. Ku, Y. Lee, B.G. Chung, Hanyang University, KR
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Micro & Nano Reliability
-Reliability of spectral analysis in Interferometric Optical and Atomic Force Microscopies
M. Jobin, hepia, HES-SO, CH
-Modeling of Dynamic Threshold Voltage of High K Gate Stack and Application in FinFET Reliability
H. He, C. Ma, C. Wang, A. Zhang, J. He, Peking Univeristy, CN
-Functional Performance of Microfluidic On-Board Pumps and Valves with Various Actuation Protocols
J. Podczeviensky, J. McDowell, L. Levine, ALine, Inc., US
-Impact of Channel Length and Gate Width of a N-MOSFET Device on the Threshold Voltage and its Fluctuations in Presence of Random Channel Dopants and Random Interface Trap: A 3D Ensemble Monte Carlo Stud
N. Ashraf, S. Joshi, D. Vasileska, ASU, US
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Modeling & Simulation at the Micro and Nanoscale
-Switching and Release Dynamics of an Electrostatically Actuated MEMS Switch under the influence of Squeeze-film Damping
S. Shekhar, K.J. Vinoy, G.K. Ananthasuresh, Indian Institute of Science, IN
-FEM study of a 3-axis thermal accelerometer based on free convection in a microcavity
H.B. Nguyen, F. Mailly, L. Latorre, P. Nouet, University Montpellier 2 / CNRS - LIRMM, FR
-Novel Nanoelectromechanical Relay Design Procedure for Logic and Memory Applications
X. Rottenberg, V. Rochus, R. Jansen, M. Ramezani, S. Severi, A. Witvrouw, H.A.C. Tilmans, Imec, BE
-Linearity evaluation of Silicon Nanowire Surrounding Gate MOSFET for high performance ULSI applications
N. Aggarwal, K. Sikka, I. Gupta, R. Chaujar, Delhi Technological University, IN
-Gas Sensor with SAW Structures
A. Laposa, M. Husak, J. Kroutil, Czech Technical University in Prague, Faculty of Electrical Engineering, CZ
-Novel Structure of CMOS Voltage-to-Current Converter for High-Voltage Applications
M. Jankowski, A. Napieralski, Technical University of Lodz, PL
-Simulation of Removal of Surface-State-Related Lag and Current Slump in GaAs FETs
H. Hafiz, M. Kumeno, K. Horio, Shibaura Institute of Technology, JP
-Research on Non-linear Vibration in Micro-machined Resonant Accelerometer
Z. Shuming, L. Yunfeng, W. Fan, D. Jingxin, Tsinghua University, CN
-A Numerical Study on THZ-Wave Generation and Detection of Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor Field-effect Transistor
C. Wang, X. Mou, J. He, Y. Ye, H. He, Y. Cao, PKU-HKUST Shenzhen-Hongkong Institution, CN
-Simulation of a High Compliant Micro Electromagnetic Generator for Energy Harvesting
G-Y Wu, S-J Chen, National Central University, TW
-Electric Double Layer Simulation on Transient State for Sensitivity Enhancement of Affinity-Based Biosensor
J.-M. Woo, S.H. Kim, Y.J. Park, Seoul National University, KR
-Field-Based 3D Capacitance Modeling for sub-45-nm On-Chip Interconnect
A. Zhang, W. Zhao, Y. Ye, J. He, A. Chen, M. Chan, Beijing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, CN
-A Charge Based Non-Quasi-Static Transient Model for SOI MOSFETs
J. Zhang, J. He, Y. Ye, H. He, M. Chan, Peking University, CN
-Physics based Analytical Model for a Pocket Doped p-n-p-n Tunnel Field Effect Transistor
R. Narang, M. Saxena, R.S. Gupta, M. Gupta, University of Delhi South Campus, IN
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NanoFab: Manufacturing & Instrumentation
-Standards of length at the nanoscale based on movement gages and their measurement with sub-nanometric uncertainty
P.N. Luskinovich, V.A. Zhabotinsky, I.A. Lubashevsky, NANOMETER Standard GmbH, DE
-Mechanical fabrication of graphene devices using focused-ion beam: deposition and milling
N. Lei, Z. Chen, D. Kim, W. Xue, J. Xu, Washington State University, US
-Micro-Assembly Platform for Developing In-Vivo Biosensor Devices
A. Malima, A.A. Busnaina, Northeastern University, US
-Tunable-Linewidth Nanoimprint Working Stamps Fabricated by Double Oblique Metal Deposition
C.H. Lin, C.L. Wu, C.K. Sung, National Tsing Hua University, TW
-Multiple surfaces pretreatments of nanoporous SiO2-based dielectric layers for electroless plating of copper
G.S. Chen, Feng Chia University, TW
-Investigation of Metal Nano Layer Formation by the Tunneling Current through the Thin Oxide Film in the Electrolyte–Oxide–Silicon System
S-H Lee, J.H. Cheon, Y. Choi, S. Choi, Y.J. Park, Seoul National University, KR
-A new method for vertical growth of silicon nanowire in the vapor-liquid-solid (VLS) process
Y.J. Kim, D. Suh, M.L. Lee, H. Ryu, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute (ETRI), KR
-Synthesis of silicon nanoparticles by picosecond laser ablation in liquid
D.M. Popovic, University of Belgrade-Faculty of Physics, RS
-Characterization of Refined Beams of Neutral Free Radicals Produced by Photo-Deionization of Negative Ion Beams
K. Hayashi, F. Tanaka, T. Sugiura, T. Matsuda, Kanazawa Institute of Technology, JP
-Computer Simulations and Experimental Study of Graphane-Like Materials Produced by Electrolytic Hydrogenation
A.M. Ilyin, R.R. Nemkaeva, N.R. Guseinov, I.A. Tsyganov, G.W. Beall, Kazakh National University, KZ
-Robust thin spin-coated silver films with polymer thin layers for SPR image sensor applications
J.-H. Son, Y.-J. Cho, M.-H. Lee, Sungkyunkwan University, KR
-A nanoscale machine shop for NWs
G.J. Cheng, Ji Li, Purdue University, US
-Large Area ICP Atmospheric Nanocoating System for Deposition of YSZ Electrolyte
Y. Glukgoy, A. Ryaboy, T. Kerzhner, Nanocoating Plasma Systems Inc., US
-A Pressure Controlled Pinched Flow Fractionation Device for Continuous Particle Separation
J. Trosborg, T.L. Christiansen, Technical University of Denmark, DK
-Numerical Study for Pressing Process in Inverse NIL Fabrication
S-J Lin, A.L. Le, Y-W Chen, National Kaohsiung University of Applied Sciences, TW
-Novel fabrication process of silicon nano-field effect transistor for ultrasensitive detection analysis
N.N. Mishra, E.C. Cameron, University of Idaho, US
-Effects of Double-Side Patterning for Enhancement of Light Extraction Efficiency in GaN-based LEDs.
K.J. Kim, H.K. Lee, G.M. Go, B.J. Kim, Y.H. Song, K. Kim, J-L Lee, Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), KR
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Nanoparticle Synthesis & Applications
-Nanotechnology systems for drug delivery, multi-modal targeting and imaging of tumors
M. Singh, A.R. Patel, E. Lim, N. Zhang, K. Francis, S. Safe, Florida A & M Univeristy, US
-Structural refinement and photoluminescence properties of cube-like (Ca1-xCux)TiO3 crystals synthesized by the microwave-hydrothermal method
L.H. Oliveira, A.P. de Moura, L.S. Cavalcante, S.A. Gutierrez, E. Longo, J.A. Varela, Universidade Federal de São Carlos, BR
-Microwave-assisted hydrothermal synthesis of ZnO powders with different reagents
C.S. Xavier, A.P. de Moura, M.S. Li, E. Longo, J.A. Varela, S. Cava, Universidade Federal de Pelotas, BR
-Fabrication of Boron Nitride Nanosheets/Grapehen double layer Film
J.P. Hong, S.W. Yoon, T. Hwang, J.S. Oh, S.C. Hong, J.D. Nam, SungKyunKwan University, KR
-Influence of an alternating current on silver nanoparticles’ formation processes in a polymeric matrix
Sh.K. Amerkhanova, D.S. Belgibaeva, R.M. Shlyapov, M.S. Tatibaeva, Sh.A. Erzhanova, Karaganda State University, KZ
-Radon Mitigation Efficiency using Nano-size Carbon Colloid
S.H. Kim, K.H. Lee, D.H. Kim, M.J. Kim, K.S. Jung, S.Y. Cho , Yonsei University, KR
-CdMoO4 synthesized by a microwave-assisted hydrothermal method and their photoluminescence and photocatality properties
A.P. de Moura, L.H. Oliveira, C.S. Xavier, I.L.V. Rosa, M.S. Li, E. Longo, J.A. Varela, Universidade Estadual Paulista, BR
-Highly Luminescent Quantum Dots: New Tools for Biological Applications
F. Mirnajafizadeh, F. Wang, P. Reece, J.A. Stride, University of New South wales, AU
-Size Control of Gold Nanoparticles Synthesized by Poly(vinyl pyrrolidone) Reduction in Microwave Synthesis
S.K. Seol, D. Kim, S. Jung, W.S. Chang, Y.M. Bae, Y. Hwu, KERI(Korea Electrotechnology Research Institute), KR
-A toolbox-set of Nanoparticles
V. Jamier, E. Casal, V. Puntes, Catalan Institute of Nanotechnology, ES
-Fabrication and characterization of Eco-Friendly Heat Insulating Materials using inorganic Nanofillers such as Titanate Nanotubes and Layered Double Hydroxides
S.H. Hwang, Daegu Gyeonbuk Institure of Science and Technology, KR
-A simple approach for the synthesis of anisometric particles by electrospinning
K. Friedemann, Max-Planck-Institut for Polymer Research Mainz, DE
-Synthesis and Characterization of Nickel Ferrite (NiFe2O4) nanoparticles with Silver Addition for H2S gas detectors
C.A. Rodríguez-González, N. Domínguez-Ruiz, P.E. García-Casillas, J.F. Hernández-Paz, M. Ramos-Murillo, H. Camacho-Montes, R.C. Ambrosio-Lazaro, Universidad Autonoma de Ciudad Juarez, MX
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Nanoscale Materials Characterization
-Nano-contacts and Nano-interconnects
G. Monty, Underwriters Laboratories, and IEC TC113, US
-Novel method and device for high resolution and quantitative sizing of nanoparticles suspended in liquids
J.E. Farnsworth, J.H. Scheckman, J.S. Higgins, K. Erickson, E. Willis, T. Johnson, R. Caldow, TSI Incorporated, US
-Lipid Nanoparticles as Novel Carrier for Broad-spectrum Sunscreen Formulations
X.Y. Deng, H.J. Zhou, Y.L. Chen, J.M. Wang, Q. Xia, Southeast University, CN
-Size effect of properties in hybrid of gold nanoparticles and calamitic mesogen
C.H. Yu, C. Welch, B.J. Tang, C.J. Schubert, G.H. Mehl, University of Hull, UK
-Charging of Nanodisks to Induce Shifts in Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance using Low Temperature Argon Plasma
M.I. Lapsley, A. Shahravan, Q. Hao, B. Krishna Juluri, S. Giardinelli, M. Lu, Y. Zhao, I-K Chiang, T. Matsoukas, T.J. Huang, Pennsylvania State University, US
-Study on room temperature magnetic behaviour of Tb-doped ZnO nanoparticles
G. Singh Lotey, Z. Jindal, V. Kumar, N.K. Verma, Thapar University, India, US
-Hertz Elastic Contact in Spherical Nanoindentation Considering Infinitesimal Deformation of Indenter
S.-K. Kang, Y.-C. Kim, Y.-H. Lee, J.-Y. Kim, D. Kwon, Seoul National University, KR
-Investigating Titanium Dioxide Film of a Dye-sensitized Solar Cells using Spectroscopic Ellipsometry and Raman Spectroscopy
E. Lee, HORIBA Scientific, US
-A facile block copolymer inclusion technique for large scale monodisperse hexagonal arrays of superparamagnetic iron oxides nanodots
T. Ghoshal, T. Maity, J.F. Godsell, S. Roy, M.A. Morris, University College Cork, IE
-Bistable Liquid Crystal Alignment Based on Two-dimensional Surface Relief Gratings in IPS Devices
B.Y. Huang, K.Y. Yu, C.T. Kuo, National Sun Yat-Sen University, TW
-Platinum Silicide probes: A novel approach to manufacture highly conductive AFM probes with small radii and high wear resistance
O. Krause, A. Sebastian, M. Despont, Nanoworld Services, DE
-Effect of plasma treatment on the growth rate and nanostructure of zinc oxide nanorods
A. Jeong, H. Ryu, N. Browning and J. Yun, Kyungnam University, KR
-Direct nanoscale 3D characterisation of Ge-Sb-Te and Ge-Te phase change films
I. Grishin, O.V. Kolosov, Lancaster University, UK
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Nanostructured Coatings, Surfaces & Films
-Nanostructure Formation of Platinum (Pt) Clusters on K-OMS-2 Manganese Oxide Paper by Reactive Spray Deposition Technique (RSDT) - CO Oxidation and Conductivity Measurements
H.F. Garces, J. Roller, C. King’ondu, R. Maric, S.L. Suib, University of Connecticut, US
-Modulating the Near Infrared Reflective Properties of Metal Oxides for Surface Coating Applications
M. Nidhin, S. Sangeetha, S. Radhika, K.J. Sreeram, B.U. Nair, Central Leather Research Institute (CSIR), IN
-Corrosion Inhibition of Aluminium AA2024 alloy by lignosulfonate doped Conducting Polyaniline –Montmorillonite Nanocomposite
G. Gupta, A.S. Khanna, N. Birbilis, IITB-Monash Research Academy, IIT Bombay, India & Monash University, Australia, IN
-Template-based synthesis of AlN hollow nanofibers via plasma-enhanced atomic layer deposition
C. Ozgit-Akgun, F. Kayaci, I. Donmez, T. Uyar, N. Biyikli, Bilkent University, TR
-Evaluation of stability for monolayer injection molding tools coating
J. Cech, R. Taboryski, DTU, DK
-Durability of a superhydrophobic nanocomposite coating under extended replicated rain impact
A. Davis, Y.H. Yeong, A. Steele, I. Bayer, E. Loth, G. DeCombarieu, University of Virginia, US
-Development of Superhydrophobic by Solgel route
A.S. Khanna, R. Grover, Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay, IN
-Preparation of superhydrophobic coating films with a self-cleaning function
A. Jeong, J. Kim, C. Hwang, S. Ha, J. Yi, S. Kim, H. Jeong, H. Lee, Y. Ahn, J. Yun, Kyungnam University, KR
-Improving Resistance to Foreign Material for Hearing Instruments
W. Lin, Starkey Labs, Inc., US
-Simultaneous electrochemical determination of dopamine and acetaminophen using multiwall carbon nanotubes modified glassy carbon electrode
Z.A. Alothman, King Saud University, SA
-Gravure Printed Network Based on Silver Nanowire for Transparent Electrode
J. Lin, W. Gu, Z. Cui, Suzhou Institute of Nanotech and Nanobionics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, CN
-Crystallization and optical properties of CCTO thin films under pressure influence
T. Sequinel, S.M. Tebcherani, J.A. Varela, E.T. Kubaski, L.H. Oliveira, M.S. Li, Universidade Estadual Paulista, BR
-Clay Polyimide Composite Film with Low CTE and High Water Vapor Barrier Property
T. Ebina, K. Kawasaki, T. Nakamura, M. Yoshida, H. Hayashi, T. Yamashita, T. Yamamoto, D. Misyou, S. Bando, N. Hayashizaka, Y. Umeda, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, JP
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Solar Power Technologies & Materials
-Tuning Photocurrent Response Through Size Control of CdTe Quantum Dots Sensitized Solar Cells
A. Badawi, N. Al-Hosiny, S. Abdallah, H. Talaat, Taif University, SA
-Thermal Stability of Nano-Structured Selective Emitters for Thermo Photovoltaic
H.J. Lee, S.P. Bathurst, S.-G. Kim, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US
-The role of cetyltrimethylammonium bromide in efficiency of organic-quantum dot hybrid solar cell
S.J. Heo, S. Yoon, S.H. Oh, H.J. Kim, Yonsei University, KR
-Enhancement of photoelectrochemical and optical characteristics using a TiO2 nanoparticles interlayer in MEH-PPV heterojunction devices
F. Habelhames, M. Girtan, A. Manole, L. Lamiri, W. Zerguine, B. Nessark, Univesité Ferhat Abbas, DZ
-Ultrasonic Spraying of Carbon Nanotubes using NMP
A. Willey, R. Davis, R. Vanfleet, Brigham Young University, US
-Copper nanowires on Recycled Conducting Glass for DSSC Electrodes
C-Y Liao, National Cheng Kung University, TW
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Water Technologies
-Floating Photothermal Materials to Improve the Solar Evaporation Performance
Y.Z. Ng, J.F. Yao, B.A. Horri, K. Wang, Y.Z. Wu, D. Li, H.T. Wang, Monash University, AU
-Structural and Thermo-Mechanical Characterization of Calcium and Barium Alginate Films
T.K. Vidal-Urquiza, O. Perales-Pérez, University of Puerto Rico, PR
-Functionalized Carbon Nanotube Blended Forward Osmosis Membranes for Fouling Control in Desalination
H-G Choi, M. Son, S. Yoon, H. Choi, Gwangju Institute of Science and Technology, KR
-Preparation and characterization of polyaniline nanofiber and nanocomposites and their applications in removal of Cr(VI) and phosphate
T.S. Najim, Mustansiriya University, IQ
-Dairy CAFO Wastewater, Water Harvesting and Ammonia Fuel Cells
C. Collins, S. Hughes, G. Jackson, Spiralcat of Maryland, US
-Testing a Geochemical Tool to Enhance Our Ability to Ensure Water Security
A.T. Slade, B.P. Whitehead, The University of Auckland, NZ
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1:30TechConnect IP Partnering: Materials & ChemicalRoom 201
Session chair: Karl Haider, Bayer MaterialScience, Reviewers: Eric Hanson, Aculon (invited), John Randall, Zyvex, US
1:30Micro-blinds for switchable glass
B. Lamontagne, National Research Council, Canada, CA
1:40Melamine Foam
B.H. Min, Dongsung Chemical Co.,Ltd., KR
1:50Combination of High-Strength and Sustainable Energy Dissipation in Carbon Fiber Systems (CarbonFlex)
B. Loux, Arizona Technology Enterprises, US
2:00Structural Fibers Coated With Nanowires for Polymer Composites
B. Loux, Arizona Technology Enterprises, US
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1:30TechConnect IP Partnering: Aerospace, Defense, TransportationRoom 212
Session chair: Christian Fau, Honda, Reviewer: Steve Sinton, Lockheed Martin, US (invited)
1:30Pressure Adaptive Honeycomb
A. Spitz, KU Center for Technology Commercialization, Inc. (KUCTC), US
1:40Streamlined Design of High-speed bus(Coach) for Fuel Economy and CO2 Reduction Clean Technology/Vehicle/Transportation Application
C.H. Kim, SNU of Science & Technology, KR
1:50Highly Durable Thermal Barrier Coatings for Use in Turbine Engines
D. Lozofsky, UCSB Technology & Industry Alliances, US
2:00ZeroWire CE Wireless
B. Rake, Esker Technologies, US
2:10Broadband On Aircraft (BOA)
D. Johnson, 5-D Systems, Inc., US
2:20LiquidPiston Engine
A. Shkolnik, LiquidPiston, Inc., US
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1:30TechConnect IP Partnering: Energy InnovationsRoom 207
Session chair: George Petracek, Atrium Capital, Reviewer: Eric Daniels, Bosch, US
1:30Metallic Nano-antenna arrays for light sensing and harvesting of solar energy
L. Loev, Ramot at Tel Aviv University, Ltd., IL
1:40Light Trapping Laminate for Ultra-Thin PV Cells
S. Vasylyev, SVV Technology Innovations, Inc. (SVVTI), US
1:50Light Absorbing Polymeric Material for Organic Photovoltaic Devices
J. Azoulay, UCSB Technology & Industry Alliances, US
2:00Microalgae harvesting with a simple, low cost process
E. Hockert, University of Minnesota, US
2:10Acidophilic Fungus for Biofuel Production and Additional Industrial Uses
G. Bloomer, Montana State University Technology Transfer, US
2:20Plant Oils to Jet Fuel and other High Value Chemicals
G. Bloomer, Montana State University Technology Transfer, US
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2:00CTSI Utility Technology ChallengeGreat America J
Session chair: Patti Glaza, Arsenal Venture Partners, US
2:00Nextek Power
P. Savage, Nextek Power, US
2:12Varentec
A. Dillon, Varentec, US
2:24DERP Technologies
R. Lank, DERP Technologies, US
2:36Enlighted
Z. Gentry, Enlighted, US
2:48FirstFuel
S. Shah, FirstFuel, US
3:00Primus Power
T. Stepien, Primus Power, US
3:12Pythagoras Solar
U. Paret, Pythagoras Solar, US
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2:30TechConnect IP Partnering: Material Energy InnovationsRoom 201
Session chair: Purnesh Seegopaul, Pangaea Ventures, Reviewers: Karl Froelich, Prieto Battery, Eric Hanson, Aculon, US
2:30Graphene as Intermediate Layer in Tandem Solar Cell
T. Chong, National University of Singapore, SG
2:40Hollow Nanoparticles as Active and Durable Catalysts
K. Elcess, Brookhaven National Laboratory, US
2:50Catalysis of Biogas Production
B. Kogon, ICN - Institut Catala De Nanotecnologia, ES
3:00Regenerable Sorbent Technique for Capturing CO2 Using Immobilized Amine Sorbents
G. Darakos, URS Corporation at the National Energy Technology Laboratory, US
3:10Catalyst for hydrocarbon steam reforming and efficient hydrogen production for solid oxide fuel cells
R. Singh, Innovate Calgary, CA
3:20Energy Harvesting System with Piezoelectric Polymer
T. Nakajima, Tokyo University of Science, JP
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2:30TechConnect IP Partnering: Cleantech, Energy, EnvironmentRoom 212
Session chair: Patricia Ansems-Bancroft, Dow, Reviewer: Kristoffer Stokes, Celgard LLC, US
2:30Hybrid Green Cement
L. Simoes, Wayne State University, US
2:40New Polymeric Material and Process for Recycling Plastic Blends
N. Gadoury, Univalor, CA
2:50Buckled Silicon Nanostructures on Elastomeric Substrates for Rechargeable Lithium Ion Batteries
B. Loux, Arizona Technology Enterprises, US
3:00High Performance, High Life Cycle Anode for Lithium Ion Batteries
L. Simoes, Wayne State University, US
3:10Low-cost technology for production of the highly efficient flexible nano-structured materials for Photovoltaic Panels and Supercapacitors.
B. Gilman, Coolsol R&C, US
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3:30Cancer Nanotech IIIGrand Ballroom A
Session chair: Mansoor Amiji, Northeastern University, US
3:30Nano-Therapeutics for Blocking Multiple Targets: New Age for Combination Cancer Treatments
J. Ljubimova, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, US
4:00Vascular and tumor imaging using targeted viral nanoparticles
M. Manchester, University of California, San Diego, US (bio)
4:30Systemic Responses to Targeted Nanoparticle Imaging and Theranostic Agents
L. Yang, Emory University School of Medicine, US (bio)
5:00Translational Cancer Nano-Medicine: Multimodal Strategies to Overcome Tumor Drug Resistance
M. Amiji, Northeastern University, US
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3:30CTSI Utility Technology ChallengeGreat America J
Session chair: Patti Glaza, Arsenal Venture Partners, US
3:30Retroficiency
M. Kaplan, Retroficiency, US
3:42WegoWise
B. Singh, WegoWise, US
3:42Xergy, Inc.
R. Williams, Xergy, Inc., US
3:54Simple Energy
Y. Lurie, Simple Energy, US
4:06Luon Energy
N. Luo, Luon Energy, US
4:18Ideal Power Converters
P. Bundschuh, Ideal Power Converters, US
4:30SustainX
R. Brody, SustainX, US
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3:00Carbon Nanotechnology - From Chemistry to Commercialization. Why relationships are more important than technologyGrand Ballroom F
Session chair: Kellee Johnson, Zyvex, US
-K. Epstein, NewCap Partners, US
-B.M. Segal, Lockheed Martin, US
-M. Tomczyk, The Wharton School, US
-E. Brown, APV Nano Fusing LLC, US
-M. Nemeth, Zyvex Technologies, US
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3:30Modeling & Simulation at the NanoscaleGrand Ballroom E
Session chair: Michael Makowski, PPG Industries, US
3:30Modeling of gas dynamic behaviour of CCSO in nanostructured media
A.A. Markov, I.A. Filimonov, K.S. Martirosyan, University of Texas at Brownsville, US
3:50Chemical Equilibrium Unique to Nano-Systems: Confinement vs. Quasi-Confinement Effects
M. Polak, L. Rubinovich, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, IL
4:10Controlling Oxidation Reaction on Platinum by Spin Manipulation
M.C. Sison Escaño, T.Q. Nguyen, H. Nakanishi, H. Kasai, Osaka University, JP
4:30Electronic Structure and Band Gap Engineering of ZnO-based Semiconductor Alloy Films
P-L Liu, P-T Shao, National Chung Hsing University, TW
4:50Dynamic Crack Propagation in a Bi-Metallic Nanolayer
R. Mohan, North Carolina A&T State University, US
5:10Quantum Chemical Molecular Dynamics Study of Oxidation Process on Fe-Cr Alloy Surfaces in High Temperature Water
K. Suzuki, H. Miura, Tohoku University, JP
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3:30Nanoscale Characterization: Fundamental Electron Microscopy/SpectroscopyGreat America K
Session chair: Greg Haugstad, NSF Materials Research Facilities Network, US
3:30Comprehensive Microscopy Analysis of Au/Ag Nanoclusters on Silica Nanospheres
H. Qian, W. Shen, K. Cui, J. Cho, H. Fenniri, National Institute for Nanotechnology, CA
3:50Spectroscopic study on the charge redistribution between Au and Ag in Au@Ag core-shell nanoparticles
S. Nishimura, D.T.N. Anh, D. Mott, K. Ebitani, S. Maenosono, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, JP
4:10Investigation of Optical Properties of layered MoS2
S. Shukla, S. Saxena, E. Mazur, Indian Institute of technology Bombay, IN
4:303D Metrology of sub-60 nm Isolated Lines Using TSOM Optical Method
R. Attota, R.G. Dixson, NIST, US
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5:10Nanoscale Characterization: Nano-inclusions in MatricesGreat America K
Session chair: Greg Haugstad, NSF Materials Research Facilities Network, US
5:10Calculation of Nanoparticle Filler Content in Solid or Liquid Dispersions
R.L. Khalfin, Y. Cohen, Technion – Israel Institute of Technology, IL
5:30Silver Precipitation in Energy-Scavenging Aluminum Nitride Resonators
F.S. Alleyne, M. Ford, R. Gronsky, T.-T. Yen, A.P. Pisano, University of California, Berkeley, US
5:50A New Type of Carbon Nanostructure Formed Within a Metal-Matrix
L. Salamanca-Riba, A. Herzing, A. Mansour, A. Hall, D.R. Forrest, M. LeMieux, J. Shugart, University of Maryland, US
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3:30Nanoparticles: Functional NanoparticlesGrand Ballroom G
Session chair: Larry Mann, Global Advanced Metals & S.E. Pratsinis, ETH Zurich, CH
3:30Nano-Materials Technology at Cabot
T. Kodas, Cabot Corporation, US (bio)
4:00Nanogel Star Polymer Nanostructures of Controlled Size, Molecular Architecture and Functionality: No Assembly Required
R.D. Miller, J. Sly, V.Y. Lee, E. Appel, T. Nguyen, H. Nunes, M. Tjio, L. Gomez, M. McNeil, J. Munninghoff, A.E. Rowan, IBM Almaden Research Center, US
4:20Water-soluble nanoparticles as an universal imaging tool
J. Niehaus, S. Becker, C. Schmidtke, D. Ness, K. Werner, H. Weller, Center for Applied Nanotechnology, DE
4:40Pulsed laser generation of clean colloidal metal nanoparticles
N. Bärsch, D. Bartke, S. Barcikowski, Particular GmbH, DE
5:00Facile doping of silica nanoparticles with far-red cyanine dyes using the microemulsion method.
R. Nooney, C. McDonagh, Biomedical Diagnostics Institute, IE
5:20Synthesis of Non-Spherical CdSe Quantum Dots
O.S. Ivanova, K.A. Zimmermann, T.A. Campbell, Virginia Tech, US
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3:30Coatings: Superhydrophobic/Hydrophilic Surface ApplicationsRoom 206
Session chair: Kock-Yee Law, Xerox, US
3:30Self-assembled monolayers: the (rocky) road to commercialization
E. Hanson, Aculon, Inc., US (bio)
4:00Design Parameters for “Robust” Superoleophobicity Surfaces
K-Y Law, H. Zhao, K-C Park, Xerox Corporation, US (bio)
4:30Injection molded superhydrophobic surfaces
E. Søgaard, K. Smistrup, R. Taboryski, Technical University of Denmark, DK
4:50Impact of spray-casting height and pressure on durability and superhydrophobicity of nanocomposite coatings
Y.H. Yeong, A. Davis, A. Steele, E. Loth, I. Bayer, G. De Combarieu, Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, University of Virginia, US
5:10Surface engineering to build up superhydrophobic substrate
F. Guittard, University Nice, FR
5:30Keeping an Air Layer under Water: Perspectives of Novel Bio-Inspired Ship Coatings based on the Salvinia Effect
T. Schimmel, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, DE
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3:30Nanostructured Materials & Devices for Electronics ApplicationsGrand Ballroom D
Session chair: Bob Doering, Texas Instruments & Frank Register, University of Texas, US
3:30Carbon Nanotube Memory
T. Rueckes, Nantero, Inc, US
4:00Carbon Nanostructure Applications for Nanoelectronics
S. Roth, Max Planck Institute, DE
4:30Three-Dimensional Nanographene as a Low-Cost Tunable Bulk Material
J. Biener, A. Wittstock, S. Dasgupta, L.-H. Shao, D. Wang, M.A. Worsley, J.R.I. Lee, M.M. Biener, C. Orme, S.O. Kucheyev, B.C. Wood, T.M. Willey, A.V. Hamza, J. Weissmüller, H. Hahn, T.F. Baumann, Lawrence Livermore Nat Laboratory, US
4:50Silicon nanowire and graphene FET sensors as new reference electrodes in electrolytic environments
O. Knopfmacher, A. Tarasov, W. Fu, C. Nef, J. Kurz, K. Bedner, M. Wipf, M. Calame, C. Schönenberger, University of Basel, CH
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4:00Carbon Nano Structured CompositesGrand Ballroom F
Session chair: Thomas Twardowski, US
4:00Multifunctional Exfoliated Graphene Nanoplatelet/ HDPE and /PPS Nanocomposite PEM Fuel Cell Bipolar Plates
X. Jiang, L.T. Drzal, Michigan State University, US (bio)
4:30Unusual thermal diffusion of carbon nanotubes in a thermoplastic polymer
V. Tishkova, E. Pavlenko, P. Puechmont, E. Flahaut, W.S. Bacsa, CEMES, Univ. Toulouse, FR (bio)
4:50Highly Conductive, Super Stiff Carbon Nanotube-based Macroassemblies and Their Composites
M.A. Worsley, S.O. Kucheyev, J.D. Kuntz, T.Y-J. Han, J.H. Satcher Jr, A.V. Hamza, T.F. Baumann, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, US
5:10Electrical conductivity of carbon nanopowder fillers and their respective polymer composites prepared via latex technology
M. Ghislandi, B. Marinho, E. Tkalya, C.E. Koning, G. de With, Eindhoven University of Technology, NL
5:30Overcoming the Achilles’ Heel of Processing of Polymer Nanocomposites: Achieving Well-Dispersed Polymer-Graphite, Polymer-Carbon Nanotube, and Polymer-Graphene Nanocomposites with Major Property Enhancements by Solid-State Shear Pulverization
J.M. Torkelson, P.J. Brunner, N. Kane, Northwestern University, US
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3:30Polymer Nanotech: Water: Advanced Materials for Water TreatmentRoom 209
Session chair: YuanQiao Rao, Dow Chemical Company and Armin Völkel, PARC, a Xerox company, US
3:30Ion and Water Transport in Polymer Membranes for Water Purification: Structure-Property Relations
G. Geise, The University of Texas at Austin, US (bio)
3:50Enhanced RO Performance of Polyamide Bi-layer Membranes Prepared by Sequential Interfacial Polymerization
Y.-H. Na, J. Diep, B. Davis, A. Vora, G. Dubois, R. Al-Rasheed, M. Nassar, G. Geise, B. Freeman, IBM Almaden Research Center, US
4:10Sulfated chitosan (SCS)/polysulfone (PS) composite nanofiltration membrane surface cross-linked by Epichlorohydrin
J. Miao, Z.H. Xie, G.H. Chen, Edith Cowan University, AU
4:30Advanced RO Membrane Technology Based on Scientific Research for Seawater and Brackish water Desalination
M. Kimura, T. Sasaki, M. Henmi, Toray Industries,Inc., JP
4:50Rational Design of Organic Monolayers for Water Evaporation Mitigation
M. Plazzer, G. Yiapanis, A. Christofferson, I. Yarovsky, RMIT University, AU (bio)
5:10Computer modeling of water and salt transport in RO membrane active layers
J.W. Pitera, Y-H Na, A. Vora, G. Dubois, IBM Research, US
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4:00Environmental Health & Safety: EHS Aspects of Products Containing Ag NanoparticlesGrand Ballroom B
Session chair: Elijah Petersen, NIST, US
4:00Transformations of Silver Nanoparticles in the Environment and their Impact on Fate and Effects
C. Levard, Center for the Environmental Implications of NanoTechnology (CEINT), US
4:30Pilot Estuarine Mesocosm Study on the Environmental Fate of Silver Nanomaterials Leached from Consumer Products
D. Cleveland, S.E. Long, P.L. Pennington, E. Cooper, M.H. Fulton, G.I. Scott, T. Brewer, J. Davis, E.J. Petersen, L. Wood, National Institute of Standards and Technology, US (bio)
4:50Quantifying the origin of nanosilver ions and their antibacterial activity
G.A. Sotiriou, A. Meyer, J. Knijnenburg, S. Panke, S.E. Pratsinis, Particle Technology Laboratory, ETH Zurich, CH
5:10The Effect of Photolysis on the Stability and Toxicity of Silver Nanoparticles
A.R. Poda, A.J. Kennedy, US Army Corps of Engineers, US
5:30Assessing the Antimicrobial Activity of Silver Nanoparticles Leached from Medical Devices
B.J. Casey, B.J. Dair, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, US
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4:00Bio Nano Materials: Interactions Between Bio and Nano MaterialsGrand Ballroom C
Session chair: Liz A. Davies, Soft Matter (RSC), US
4:00Understanding How Nanopatterning Affects Protein Deposition
B.J. Casey, J.S. Silverstein, P. Kofinas, B.J. Dair, U.S. Food and Drug Administration, US
4:20Novel nanoparticles for targeted delivery of siRNA in CNS diseases
M. Malhotra, C.-T. Duchesneau, S. Saha, S. Prakash, McGill University, CA
4:40A Novel Electrochemical Process for Assembling Composite Macrostructures of Collagen Containing Hierarchically Aligned Carbon Nanotubes
X. Cheng, V.Z. Poenitzsch, R. Bizios, Southwest Research Institute, US
5:00Magnetic field induced chaining of magnetic nanoparticles and its effects on proton relaxation rates
R.R. Varsani, K.S. Iyer, R.C. Woodward, M.J. House, T.G. St Pierre, M. Saunders, The University of Western Australia, AU
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4:00NanoFab: Novel Optical Lithography MethodsGreat America 3
Session chair: Guy A. DeRose, Kavli Nanoscience Institute CALTEC, US
4:00Nanoscale Superplastic forming of Metallic Thin Films under Laser Shock
G.J. Cheng, Y. Yang, H. Gao, Purdue University, US
4:20Towards nanofabrication with UV femtosecond fiber laser
H. Huang, L-M. Yang, J. Liu, PolarOnyx, Inc., US
4:40Direct Manufacturing of Functional Structures on 3D microscale surfaces by Laser Dynamic Forming
G. Huang, G.J. Cheng, Purdue University, US
5:00All polymer, injection molded nanoslits, fabricated through two-level UV-LIGA processes
P.F. Østergaard, M. Mateucci, R. Marie, A. Kristensen, R. Taboryski, Technical University of Denmark, DK
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3:30Bio Sources for Materials & Fuels: Green ChemistryRoom 207
Session chair: James Clark, University of York, UK
3:30Starbons® - A New Family of Bio-based Mesoporous Materials Derived from Polysaccharides
J.H. Clark, V.L. Budarin, D.J. Macquarrie, S.W. Breeden, Green Chemistry Centre of Excellence, UK
3:50CANCELED - Conversion of C-5 sugars into into a third generation biofuel using low amount of H2
J.-M. Lavoie, Université de Sherbrooke, CA
4:10Reducing Material Waste in Biodiesel Production through Multi-Energy Optimized Processing
M.M. Kropf, The Pennsylvania State University, US
4:30Metal-supported Semiconductor/Biomolecular Composite for Solar Hydrogen Generation
S. Balasubramanian, T. Rajh, E. Rozhkova, Argonne National Laboratory, US
4:50Catalytic Biomass Reforming for Hydrogen and Hydrocarbon Production
R. Tungal, M. Subramanian, C. Lew, R.V. Shende, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, US
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3:30Nanotech, Microtech & Cleantech for Oil & GasGrand Ballroom H
Session chair: Matthew Laudon, TechConnect, US
3:30A Novel Technique for Removing Finely Dispersed Particles from Tailings
W. Ware, N. Ashcraft, D. Soane, Soane Energy, US (bio)
4:00Novel CNT-polymer Nanocomposites used in Oilfield for High Temperature, High Pressure Sealing
M. Ito, Schlumberger, JP (bio)
4:30Rapid Hydrate Formation, A Process for Transport and Storage of Natural Gas
C.E. Taylor, T. Brown, A. Unione, U.S. Department of Energy, US
4:50Modified Nanoclays: An Approach to Stabilizing Drilling Fluids Rheology at High Temperature
J. Abdo, M.D. Haneef, Sultan Qaboos University, OM
5:10Thermal-managed sputtered micro machined gas chromatography columns for oilfield applications
R. Haudebourg, J. Vial, D. Thiébaut, P. Sassiat, I. Azzouz, K. Danaie, B. Bourlon, Schlumberger, FR
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3:30MEMS & NEMS: Novel Materials, Fabrication & DevicesRoom 203
Session chair: William (Cy) Wilson, NASA, US
3:30High Performance Sputtered PZT Film for MEMS applications
Y. Hishinuma, Y. Li, J. Birkmeyer, T. Fujii, T. Naono, T. Arakawa, FUJIFILM Dimatix, US
3:50Optimised Piezoelectric PZT Thin Film Production on 8'' Silicon Wafers for Micromechanical Applications
D. Kaden, S. Gu-Stoppel, H.-J. Quenzer, D. Kaltenbacher, B. Wagner, R. Dudde, Fraunhofer Inst. Silicon Technology, DE
4:10High accuracy dual side overlay with wet anisotropic etching for HAR MEMS.
H.W. van Zeijl, K. Best, P.M. Sarro, Delft University of Technology, NL
4:30A Novel Pneumatically Driven SU-8 Microvalve for High Speed Gas Chromatographic Applications
A. Nubile, A. Poggi, E. Cozzani, I. Elmi, S. Zampolli, M. Messina, G.C. Cardinali, F. Mancarella, M. Belluce, CNR, IT
4:50Cantilever-Based Microsystem for High-Throughput
J-S Park, C-S Park, W. Jang, D-W Lee, Chonnam National University, KR
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3:30Particle & Cell TransportGreat America 1
Session chair: Kwang W. Oh, University at Buffalo (SUNY), US
3:30Modeling Particle-Fluid Coupling and its Impact on Magnetic Particle Transport in Microfluidic Systems
S.A. Khashan, E.P. Furlani, University at Buffalo SUNY, US
3:50Motion of Magnetic Chains in a Vibrating Field
Y-H Li, S-T Sheu, J-M Pai, C-Y Chen, National Chiao Tung University, TW
4:10Single-cell manipulation using Nanopipettes
M.M. Maalouf, M. Jain, P. Actis, N. Pourmand, University of California, Santa Cruz, US
4:30Generation of monodisperse microemulsions in the colloidal range and stabilized monodisperse microbubbles with diameters of $5$ microns using two different types of micro fluidic devices
J.M. Gordillo, E. Castro-Hernandez, W. van Hoeve, F. Campo-Cortes, D. Lohse, Universidad de Sevilla, ES
4:50Microfluidic manipulation of Caenorhabditis elegans using acoustic radiation forces
G. Yu, X. Chen, J. Xu, Washington State University, US
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3:30Materials for Drug & Gene Delivery IVGreat America 2
Session chair: Steven Zullo, NIBIB National Institutes of Health, US
3:30Drug Delivery with Light-Activated Gold-Coated Liposomes
G.V. Orsinger, S.J. Leung, S.S. Knights, J.D. Williams, M. Romanowski, University of Arizona, US
3:50Lyophilisomes: novel protein capsules as drug delivery system
E. van Bracht, P.J. Geutjes, R.G. Wismans, E. Oosterwijk, T.H. Kuppevelt, W.F. Daamen, Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Centre, NL
4:10Electrically-Controlled Drug Release System to Assist Wound Healing
S. Zhu, J. Mbugua, M. Chase, J. Maskrod, J.H. Jung, T. Nicholson III, E. Fabrizio, R. Mercado, Crosslink, US
4:30Designing Responsive Materials with Chemically Amplified Sensitivity to NIR light
N. Fomina, C. McFearin, M. Sermsakdi, J. Morachis, A. Almutairi, University of California at San Diego, US
4:50Dual Modal Gene Expression and Silencing Using Viral/Nonviral Chimeric Nanoparticles for Synergistic Gene Therapy
S.K. Cho, T. Luu, S. Wong, Y.J. Kwon, UC Irvine, US
5:10Triple protection delivery system for retinaldehyde: Preparation, skin penetration and controlled release at the hair follicles.
P. Supmuang, S. Wanichwecharungruang, Chulalongkorn University, TH
5:30Electrospun Nanofibrous Scaffold for Controlled Drug Delivery
V. Leung, R. Hartwell, E. Faure, H. Yang, A. Ghahary, F. Ko, University of British Columbia, CA
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4:30TechConnect Corporate Partnering: Materials Energy ElectronicsRoom 210
Session chair: Belen Martinez-Lopez, CaramelTech, MX
4:30BASF Innovation Partnering
P. Mukherjee, BASF Venture Capital, US
4:50Samsung Innovation Partnering
D.S. Kim, Samsung America, US
5:10Shell GameChanger Innovation Partnering
W. Rensink, Shell GameChanger, US
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5:30TechConnect Innovation Showcase ReceptionExpo Hall CD
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6:00CTSI Utility Technology Challenge Awards and ReceptionExpo Theater 1
Session chair: Patti Glaza, Arsenal Venture Partners, US

Thursday June 21

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8:30CNT: Carbon Nanotube Based Devices IGrand Ballroom F
Session chair: Wolfgang S. Bacsa, University of Toulouse, France
8:30Carbon Nanotubes as Nanofluidic Devices
S. Lindsay, Arizona State University, US (bio)
9:00Nanocircuits for single molecule chemistry and biology
Y. Choi, I. Moody, P. Sims, G.A. Weiss, P.G. Collins, Univ. of California Irvine, US (bio)
9:30CNTFETs fabricated using an Original Dynamic Air-Brush technique for SWCNTs deposition : application to gas sensing
P. Bondavalli, L. Gorintin, G. Feugnet, Thales Research and Technology, FR
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8:30Coatings: Water: Membranes for Filtration & SeparationGrand Ballroom D
Session chair: Kock-Yee Law, Xerox, US
8:30Novel Methodology for the Highly Efficient Separation of Oil and Water
J.M. Mabry, A. Tuteja, A.K. Kota, G. Kwon, W. Choi, Air Force Research Laboratory, US (bio)
9:00Electric field driven on demand separation of oil-water mixtures
A. Tuteja, G. Kwon, A.K. Kota, J.M. Mabry, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, US
9:30Block copolymer self-assembly - a next generation membrane manufacturing method
K.V. Peinemann, S.P. Nunes, M. Karunakaran, N. Pradeep, KAUST, SA
9:50Flexible Organic-Inorganic Core-Shell Nanofibers by Electrospinning and Atomic Layer Deposition
F. Kayaci, C. Ozgit-Akgun, I. Donmez, N. Biyikli, T. Uyar, Bilkent University, TR
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8:30Novel Nanocomposites: KeynotesGrand Ballroom G
Session chair: Thomas Twardowski, US
8:30Development of Nanosilica-Thermoset Matrix Resins for Prepreg Composites
J. Nelson, 3M, US (bio)
9:00Corrosion Inhibition Studies of Electroactive Nanospheres Synthesized via Ozone Oxidation
A.J. Suryawanshi, V. Johnston Gelling, North Dakota State University, US (bio)
9:30Multilayer superparamagnetic-plasmonic nanocomposites
G.A. Sotiriou, C.O. Blattmann, S.E. Pratsinis, Particle Technology Laboratory, CH (bio)
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8:30Catalysts for Environmental ApplicationsGrand Ballroom E
Session chair: Pankaj Dhingra, Nanostellar, Inc., US
8:30Overcoming Hydrocarbon Inhibition on Pd-based Diesel Oxidation Catalysts with Rational Catalyst Design Approach
X.K. Hao, Nanostellar Inc., US
9:00Advances (and limits) in photocatalytic building materials
M.V. Diamanti, Politecnico di Milano, IT (bio)
9:30Development of Nanostructured Aerogel Photocatalyst
H. Li, S.G. Sunol, A.K. Sunol, University of South Florida, US
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8:30NanoFab: Avanced Top Down TechniquesGrand Ballroom C
Session chair: Lisa E. Friedersdorf, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office, US
8:30A study of the Demolding Force in Nano Imprint Lithography For Different Surface Treatments.
S.N. Moon, J.M. Jung, K.M. Lee, W.I. Lee, Seoul National University, KR
8:50Nanovias FIB-etching and filling in a micro-nano interposer for molecular electronics
G.L. Gac, G. Audoit, A. Thuaire, C. Rauer, H. Moriceau, X. Baillin, CEA Grenoble, FR
9:10Milling Process Control with Dimensional Feedback on a Focused Ion Beam - Scanning Electron Microscope System (FIB-SEM)
J.E. Sanabia, Raith USA, Inc., US
9:30Fabrication of polymer-derived ceramic nanostructures by imprint lithography
B. Duong, P. Gangopadhyay, J. Brent, S. Seraphin, J. Thomas, University of Central Florida, US
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8:30Solar: Nanomaterials for Renewable Energy KeynotesGreat America K
Session chair: Fiona Case, NSTI, US
8:30Canceled - Biologically Inspired Materials for Renewable Energy
A.A. Gorodetsky, University of California, Irvine, US
9:00Solution processed nanowires for solar energy conversion
J. Tang, University of California, Berkeley, US
9:30Advanced Nanostructures for Energy, Electronics and Photonic
E. Garnett, Stanford University, US
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8:30Advanced Capacitive & Power Devices IGrand Ballroom H
Session chair: Bob Doering, Texas Instruments & Frank Register, University of Texas, US
8:30Review of Carbon Nanostructures in Supercapacitors
S. Arepalli, Sungkyunkwan University, KR (bio)
9:00Advances in High Power and Energy Density Supercapacitors Utilizing Metal-Like Conductive Polymer Electrodes
Y-G Kim, Crosslink, US
9:30Electrolytic Titanium/Titanate Power Capacitors
G.E. Welsch, Titanium Power Technologies / Case Western Reserve University, US
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8:30Interactions Between Nanomaterials & Living Systems: KeynotesGrand Ballroom B
Session chair: Kenneth Dawson, University College Dublin, Ireland
8:30Studying Interactions Between Proteins, Nanoparticles and Living Systems at the single-molecule and single-cell level
J. Rädler, Ludwig-Maximilians Universität, Munich, DE (bio)
9:00Nanoparticle-induced protein unfolding and subsequent biological interactions
R. Minchin, The University of Queensland, AU
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8:30Cancer Nanotech IVGrand Ballroom A
Session chair: Srinivas Iyer, Los Alamos National Laboratory, US
8:30Polymalic acid-based nanodrugs: Anti-tumor efficacy and host compatibility
E. Holler, Hui Ding, R. Patil, J. Portilla, S. Inoue, P. Gangulum, S.E. McNeil, A. Patri, M.A. Dobrovolskaia, K.L. Black, J.Y. Ljubimova, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, US
8:50EGF conjugated gold and silver nanoparticles for imaging EGFR over-expressing cells
L.J. Lucas, K.C. Hewitt, Dalhousie University, CA
9:10Efficient “green” technology to load an anticancer drug, gemcitabine monophosphate, into Iron-Trimesate MOF nanoparticles
V.R. Ruiz, V. Agostoni, H. Willaime, P. Horcajada, C. Serre, M. Lampropoulou, K. Yanakopoulous, R. Gref, Université Paris-Sud, FR
9:30VEGF-dependent mechanism of anti-angiogenic action of diamond nanoparticles in glioblastoma multiforme tumor.
M. Grodzik, E. Sawosz, M. Wierzbicki, A. Hotowy, M. Prasek, S. Jaworski, A. Chwalibog, Warsaw University of Life Sciences, PL
9:50Combined targeted hyperthermia and drug delivery with magnetic nanoparticles
T. Mitrelias, M. Tselepi, C. Barnes, V. Orel, I. Schepotin, Cavendish NanoTherapeutics, UK
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8:30Biowaste Industrial Symbiosis Network DiscussionGreat America 3
Session chair: James Clark, University of York, UK
8:30Summary
J. Clark, University of York, UK
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8:30NanoHUB Nanoscale Modeling & Simulation WorkshopGreat America 2
Session chair: Gerhard Klimeck, Network for Computational Nanotechology, Purdue, US
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9:00Z-Park China Corporate ProgramGreat America J
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10:00TechConnect National Innovation Showcase OpeningExpo Hall CD
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10:00National Nanotechnology Initiative Triennial ReviewGreat America 1
Session chair: Erik Svedberg, National Materials and Manufacturing, National Academies, US
10:00NNI Town Hall Meeting
E. Svedberg, National Nanotechnology Initiative, US
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10:30TechConnect Corporate Venture Partnering: Materials Energy ElectronicsExpo Theater 1
Session chair: George Petracek, Atrium Capital, US
10:30Applied Ventures
A. Kamannavar, Applied Ventures, US
10:45Siemens Ventures
D. Mukerji, Siemens Ventures, US
11:00IBM Ventures
M. Denesuk, IBM Ventures, US
11:15Panasonic Ventures
I. Nydick, Panasonic Ventures, US
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11:00Nanoscale Characterization: VendorsGrand Ballroom A
Session chair: Greg Haugstad, NSF Materials Research Facilities Network, US
11:00AM-­FM and Loss Tangent Imaging-Two New Tools for Quantitative Nanomechanical Properties
R. Proksch, I. Revenko, S. Hohlbach, J. Cleveland, N. Geisse, A. Moshar, J. Bemis, C. Callahan, Asylum Research, US
11:20Multi-Parametric Surface Plasmon Resonance – A new technique to determine thickness and refractive index of thin and thick layers
M. Robinson, J. Kuncova-Kallio, N. Granqvist, J.W. Sadowski, BioNavis, LTD, US
11:40Nanostructured Material Characterization by X-ray Diffraction
S. Rekhi, K. Macchiarola, B. Litteer, PANalytical Inc., US
12:00Design of a Small, Battery-Operated Nanoparticle Sizer
K. Erickson, J. Johnson, M. Grose, J. Kolb, S. Morell, R. Caldow, TSI Incorporated, US
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11:00CNT: Carbon Nanotube Based Devices IIGrand Ballroom F
Session chair: Philip G. Collins, University of California, Irvine, US
11:00DNA-Linker Induced Surface Assembly of Ultra Dense Parallel Single Walled Carbon Nanotube Arrays
S-P Han, H.T. Maune, R.D. Barish, M. Bockrath, W.A. Goddard III, IBM Almaden Research Center, US
11:20Acoustic energy harvesting using nanotube sheet flutter
T.J. Kang, E.Y. Jang, M.D. Lima, H. Im, R. Ovalle-Robles, T. Kim, R.H. Baughman, Y.H. Kim, Seoul National University, KR
11:40Carbon nanotubes based photocathodes for multisource X-Ray generators
J.-P. Mazellier, Thales Research & Technology, FR
12:00Metal Induced Intershell Coupling and Conductance Enhancement in Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes
N. Kulshrestha, A. Misra, R. Bajpai, S. Roy, D.S. Misra, Indian Institute of Technology Bombay, IN
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11:00Coatings: Novel Coatings TechnologiesGrand Ballroom D
Session chair: Kock-Yee Law, Xerox, US
11:00Surface Characterization of Nanoparticle Coated Paperboard
M. Stepien, J.J. Saarinen, H. Teisala, M. Tuominen, M. Aromaa, J. Kuusipalo, J.M. Mäkelä, M. Toivakka, Abo Akademi University, FI
11:20An Electrolytic Reaction to Resist Saturation on Conductive Superhydrophobic Nanocomposites
J. Cheek, A. Steele, E. Loth, University of Virginia, US
11:40Large area LbL films: the power of reflection over absorption
B.N. Wang, K. Rieken, Svaya Nanotechnologies, US
12:00Self Healing Hybrid Coating for Aggressive Environment
C. Vashisth, R. Potrekar, N. Roy Choudhury, N.K. Dutta, University of South Australia, AU
12:20Role of the carbon nanocoating on the electronic conductivity of LiFePO4 based electrodes for lithium ion batteries
J.C. Badot, K.A. Seid, O. Dubrunfaut, S. Levasseur, B. Lestriez, D. Guyomard, CNRS, FR
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11:00Novel Nanocomposites IIGrand Ballroom G
Session chair: Thomas Twardowski, US
11:00Novel Metal-Matrix Composites with Integrally-Bound Nanoscale Carbon
D.R. Forrest, I. Jasiuk, L. Brown, P. Joyce, L. Salamanca-Riba, Naval Surface Warfare Center, US
11:20Dielectric performance of Polymer Nanocomposites Synthesized by Atmospheric-pressure Plasma-treated Silica Nanoparticles
W. Yan, University of New South Wales, AU
11:40Extremely Stretchable Electrode based on Combination of Inkjet-Printed Silver and Conductive Composite for Stretchable Lighting Applications
S. Kim, J. Byun, S. Chung, D. Kim, Y. Hong, Seoul National University, KR
12:00Inorganic nanoparticles dispersed into methacrilates: novel magnetic nanocomposites and hybrid binders for UV-absorbing coatings.
A. Fornara, A. Ahniyaz, A. Larsson, M. Muhammed, M. Sjöberg, YKI - Institute for Surface Chemistry, SE
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11:00Catalysts for Green ChemistryGrand Ballroom E
Session chair: Pankaj Dhingra, Nanostellar, Inc., US
11:00Green Approach to the Synthesis of Nanomaterials and Sustainable Applications of Nano-Catalysts
R.S. Varma, US Environmental Protection Agency, US (bio)
11:30Simple iron based nanoparticles as magnetically recoverable catalysts
R. Hudson, M.J. Rak, C.M. Cirtiu, A. Moores, McGill University, CA (bio)
12:00Self-assemblies of magnetic nanoparticles (MNPs) and peroxidase enzymes: mesoporous structures and nanoscale magnetic field effects (nano-MFEs) for enhanced activity BioNanoCatalysts (BNCs).
S.C. Corgié, X. Duan, P. Kahawong, J. Edwards, L.P. Walker, E.P. Giannelis, Cornell University, US
12:20Novel Hierarchically Ordered Porous Vanado-Silicate Nanocomposites for the Application in Industrial Catalysis
M. Howard, J. Whittle, F. Zhang, D. Zhao, T. Sen, University of Central Lancashire, UK
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11:00Bio Nano Materials: Modeling & Simulation of BionanomaterialsRoom 209
Session chair: Liz A. Davies, Soft Matter (RSC), US
11:00Controlling Morphology of Bio-nanostructured Materials via Self-Assembly of Amphiphilic Lipids and Functionalized Nanotubes
M. Dutt, O. Kuksenok, A.C. Balazs, Rutgers University, US
11:20Structural conformations of ATP/Mg:ATP and Mg2+ coordinating dynamics in motor proteins
A. Bojovschi, M.S. Liu, R.J. Sadus, Swinburne University of Technology, AU
11:40The density of peptide-MHC ligands within nanoscale oligomers influences T-cell receptor mediated signaling
Y. Sykulev, Thomas Jefferson University, US
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11:00NanoFab: Nanomaterial-Optical InteractionsGrand Ballroom C
Session chair: Xiaobo Yin, University of California Berkeley, US
11:00TBA
A. Stein, K. Evans-Lutterodt, Brookhaven National Laboratory, US
11:30Efficiency Enhancement of Dye-Sensitized Nanocrystalline Solar Cells Through Fabrication
A.A. Ilumoka, UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD, US
11:50Nanostructured Materials for Thin Film Solid Li Batteries, Technology and Equipment for Fabrication and Testing
E. Shembel, V. Redko, T. Pastushkin, N. Klyui, V. Tutyk, A. Markevich, I. Maksuta, V. Khandetskyy, Enerize Corporation, US
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11:00Solar: Nanomaterials for Solar EnergyGreat America K
Session chair: Fiona Case, NSTI, US
11:00The identification of recombination centers in organic solar cells
R.A. Street, A. Krakaris, PARC, a Xerox company, US
11:20Improvement of Silicon Solar Cell Metallization with Printed Metal Nanoparticle Inks
B. Xu, S. Limb, A. Rodkin, E. Shrader, S. Garner, PARC, a Xerox company, US
11:40Direct Pulsed Laser Crystallization of Photoactive thin films at Room Temperature
G.J. Cheng, Yi Zhang, Purdue University, US
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11:00Bio Sources for Materials & Fuels: Algae Technologies & ApplicationsGreat America 2
Session chair: James Clark, University of York, UK
11:00Innovative Technology for Algae Dewatering
A.R. Völkel, H.B. Hsieh, N. Chang, K. Melde, A. Kole, PARC, a Xerox company, US
11:20Light Management for Improved Photobioreactors
T. Orsley, Corning, US
11:40ReactWell - Underground Geothermal Biomass-to-oil & bioproduct production platform
J. Doherty, ReactWell/New Orleans BioInnovation Center, US
12:00Interaction of Light, Geothermal Water and Nutrients on Biomass Production of Chlorella sorokiniana Microalgae (CS-101)
J. Rastegary, New Mexico State University, US
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11:00Advanced Capacitive & Power Devices IIGrand Ballroom H
Session chair: Bob Doering, Texas Instruments & Frank Register, University of Texas, US
11:00High Energy Density Supercapacitor Based on a Hybrid Carbon Nanotube - Reduced Graphite Oxide Architecture
E. Bekyarova, P. Ramesh, N. Jha, M.E. Itkis, R.C. Haddon, Carbon Solutions Inc, US
11:20Computationally motivated design strategies for supercapacitors based on 3D nanographene carbon aerogels
B.C. Wood, T. Ogitsu, J. Lee, M. Otani, T. Baumann, M. Stadermann, M.A. Worsley, M. Suss, A. Wittstock, M. Merrill, J. Biener, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, US
11:40Electrospun Carbon nanofibers-Based Supercapacitors
Z.P. Zhou, North Dakota State University, US
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11:00Interactions Between Nanomaterials & Living Systems IIGrand Ballroom B
Session chair: Kenneth Dawson, University College Dublin, Ireland
11:00Materials by Design: High-function, low-bioimpact nanomaterials
R. Iyer, Los Alamo National Laboratory, US (bio)
11:30The effects of bio-fluids on nanoparticle size distribution, agglomerative state and associated in vitro toxicity
A. Murphy, Nanolab Research Centre, IE
11:50Polyurethane Nanocomposites as Biomaterials – Mechanical Performance, Morphology and Biocompatibility
D. Martin, A. Fazlina Osman, Y. Andriani, A. Padsalgikar, M. Svehla, P. Halley, R. Minchin, The University of Queensland, AU
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10:30MSM: Device & Circuit Simulation & OptimizationGreat America 3
Session chair: Bart Romanowicz, NSTI, US
10:30Design of ASIC Dedicated to Thermal Analysis of Many-Core Architectures
M. Szermer, L. Kotynia, P. Pietrzak, M. Janicki, A. Napieralski, Technical University of Lodz, PL
10:50Finite Element Modeling and Simulation of Piezoelectric Energy Harvesters Fabricated in CMOS Technology
A. Mok, O. Tigli, University of Miami, US
11:10High-Voltage High Input Impedance Unity-Gain Voltage Buffer
M. Jankowski, A. Napieralski, Technical University of Lodz, PL
11:30Importance of the Collisional Broadening of the States across MOSFET Technology Generations
G. Kannan, D. Vasileska, Arizona State University, US
11:50On Statistical Variation of MOSFETs Induced by Random-Discrete-Dopants and Random-Interface-Traps
Y. Li, H-W Su, C-Y Chen, H-W Cheng, Y-Y Chen, H-T Chang, National Chiao Tung University, TW
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11:00Advanced Electronic PackagingRoom 210
Session chair: Chris Menzel, Dimatix, US
11:00A Novel Method to Maintain Alignment Accuracy in Bonding Process Utilizing Resin as an Adhesive Material
S.-S. Lee, M. Kondo, R. Ishibashi, K. Kinoshita, S. Kishida, Tottori University, JP
11:20Off-Chip Printed Interconnects for Ultrathin Flexible Products
H. Alemohammad, A. Zadeh, J. Sheats, E. Toyserkani, University of Waterloo, CA
11:40nanoCopper based solder-free electronic assembly material
A. Zinn, R. Stoltenberg, Lockheed Martin Space Systems Company Adv. Technol. Center, US
12:00Topology Optimization of Ultrasonic Transducers for Microsystem and IC Packaging
J.S. Kim, J.M. Kim, S.I. Lee, E.J. Lim, University of Seoul, KR
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10:30Biosensing, Diagnostics and Imaging IIIRoom 204
Session chair: Srinivas Iyer, Los Alamos National Laboratory & Manuel Perez, University of Florida, US
10:30Rapid and sensitive detection of an intracellular pathogen in human peripheral leukocytes with hybridizing magnetic relaxation nanosensors
M. Perez, University of Central Florida, US (bio)
11:00PLGA-PEG multifunctional nanoparticles for simultaneous drug delivery and imaging by MRI and fluorescence microscopy
A. Fornara, A. Chiavarino, J. Qin, M.S. Toprak, M. Muhammed, YKI - Institute for Surface Chemistry, SE
11:20A Nanopore Biomimetic Device Quantitatively Detects Early Stage Cancer Cells; a Contour Map Multiple Variable Correlation Method Assesses the Heat of Cancer Cells Released
E.T. Chen, Y. Shen, J. Thornton, C. Ngatchou, S-H. Duh, P.T. Kissinger, Advanced Biomimetic Sensors, Inc., US
11:40Novel three-dimensional porous film for single-cell microarray applications
S. Ranjan, Z. Yong, National University of singapore, SG
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12:30National Innovation Showcase - Networking Lunch (available for purchase)Expo Hall CD
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1:00TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Electronics, Sensors & CommunicationsExpo Theater 3
Session chair: Matt Denesuk, IBM Venture Capital, US
1:00P-Ink Active Heat Reflection Display
P. Chan, Opalux Inc., CA
1:10Next Generation Flat Panel Display Technology
T. Whitfield, NanoPhotonica, US
1:20Nanowire based flexible transparent electrode
H. Wang, Polyradiant Corp, US
1:306x and Beyond MEMS Inertial Sensor and Applications
L. Ross, Virtus Advanced Sensors, Inc., US
1:40Impulse Synthetic Aperture Radar for Remote Through-Wall and Underground Imaging
J. Tatoian, Eureka Aerospace, US
1:50On the Field internal pipe Inspection robotic Vehicle (FIV)
A. Manesh, American Science and Technology Corporation, US
2:00TranSono Noise Reduction and Echo Cancellation
J.G. Lee, TranSono, Inc., KR
2:10APEtalk Speech Synthesis
J. Pearl, Perceptral, US
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1:00TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Environment, Water & WasteExpo Theater 2
Session chair: Cheemin Bo-Linn, Peritus Partners, US
1:00MAR Systems’ Sorbster Heavy Metals Removal Technology
A. Lammers, MAR Systems Inc., US
1:10Snap Sampler for Groundwater Monitoring
S. Britt, ProHydro, Inc., US
1:20MicroGREEN Polymers, Inc.
T. Malone, MicroGREEN Polymers, Inc., US
1:30Innobin Korea
C.H. Kim, Innobin Korea, KR
1:40CO2 Capture Technology
G. Chichilnisky, Global Thermostat, US
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1:00TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Energy Generation & EfficiencyExpo Theater 1
Session chair: David Novak, Inventis Group, US
1:00High Efficiency Solid State Lighting
G. Powch, VerLASE Technologies, new subsidiary Versatilis LLC, US
1:10Solar Roofing
S. Amirkhanian, MAS-USA, US
1:20Transparent Photovoltaics for windows and mobile electronics
B. Howe, Ubiquitous Energy, Inc., US
1:30High Efficiency Rooftop Solar
Z. Abrams, Strider Solar, US
1:40Bio-based Chemicals from Carbon-rich Waste
L. Dyson, Kiverdi, Inc., US
1:50Cellulosic sugar
A. Manesh, American Science and Technology Corporation, US
2:00LENR (Low Energy Nuclear Reactions) Power Source--A New Green Technology
G. Miley, Lenuco, US
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1:30CNT: Carbon Nanostructures & ApplicationsGrand Ballroom F
Session chair: Philip G. Collins, University of California, Irvine, US
1:30The World of Carbon Nanotube Forests-Developing CNTs into an Industrial Material-
D.N. Futaba, K. Hata, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), JP (bio)
2:00Ultrafine Sensing Using Carbon Nanotube Arrays
C.S. Korach, C. Cao, R. Anger, S.-H. Chang, I. Kao, R.V. Kukta, Stony Brook University, US
2:20Morphology control of carbon nanotubes in continuously spun fibres
R.M. Sundaram, K.K. Koziol, A.H. Windle, University of Cambridge, UK
2:40Failure mechanism and property improvement of carbon-nanotube fibers
L. Zheng, Nanyang Technological University, SG
3:00Plasmon Generation by Excitons in Carbon Nanotubes
I.V. Bondarev, T. Antonijevic, North Carolina Central University, US
3:20Length amplification of single walled carbon nanotubes for the enrichment of chiral specific nanotubes
A.W. Orbaek, A.R. Barron, Rice University, US
3:40In situ optical investigations into the nucleation and growth mechanism of carbon nanotubes
K. Reinhold-López, A. Braeuer, N. Popovska-Leipertz, A. Leipertz, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, DE
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2:00Natural and Renewable NanocompositesGrand Ballroom G
Session chair: Thomas Twardowski, US
2:00Polymer Matrix Nanocomposites via Forest Derived Nanomaterials
G.T. Schueneman, E.A. Mintz, L. Cross, USDA Forest Service Forest Products Laboratory, US (bio)
2:30Matrix, Modification and Mobility: Three Aspects of Natural Nanocomposites
T. Twardowski, Twardowski Scientific, US (bio)
3:00Novel Green Polymer Composites: Major Enhancements in the Crystallization Kinetics of Poly(lactic acid) and Mechanical Properties of Polypropylene Created via Solid-State Shear Pulverization
P.J. Brunner, J.M. Torkelson, N. Kane, Northwestern University, US
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2:00Nanomaterials for Catalysis: Innovations in sythesis & productionGrand Ballroom E
Session chair: Pankaj Dhingra, Nanostellar, Inc., US
2:00The Discovery and Optimisation of Solid State Nano-materials for Energy and Electronics Sectors using MBE based Methodologies
B. Hayden, Ilika Technologies LLC, UK
2:20Green Chemistry Derived Metal-modified Titania used for Dye-sensitized Solar Cell
S. Bashir, H. Zhang, J. Guo, J. Liu, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, US
2:40Controlled Synthesis of Subnano Pd Cluster Catalysts by Fine Tuning of Dendrimers
T. Mizugaki, T. Kibata, Z. Maeno, T. Mitsudome, K. Jitsukawa, K. Kaneda, Osaka University, JP
3:00The utilization smart hydrogels and composites with controllable porosity in the preparation of metal nanocatalyst
N. Sahiner, O. Ozay, S. Sagbas, A. Yasar, N. Aktas, Canakkale Onsekiz Mart University, TR
3:20Assembly of 3D Network Structures of Copper and Copper (I) Oxide/Titanate Nanobelt-based Nanocomposites for Highly Effective Photocatalyst
B. Jancar, M. Logar, I. Bracko, Jozef stefan institute, SI
3:40Peptide Nanoparticle Catalysis
M.J. Heller, M. Cheung, T. Takahashi, University of California San Diego, US
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2:00Bio Nano Materials: Synthesis & Biomedical Application of Novel BionanomaterialsGreat America 1
Session chair: Liz A. Davies, Soft Matter (RSC), US
2:00Enhancing Cellular Internalization of Gold Nanoparticles with Controllable Surface Modification and Functionalization
W. Qian, M. Murakami, Y. Ichikawa, Y. Che, IMRA America, Inc., US
2:20Bicelles: New Lipid Nanosystems for Biomedical Applications
L. Barbosa-Barros, G. Rodriguez, L. Rubio, M. Cocera, C. Alonso, A. de la Maza, O. Lopez, Inst. Advan. Chemistry Catalonia-CSIC, ES
2:40Hyaluronan-modified Magnetic Hydroxyapatite Nanoparticles for Hyperthermia
H.-C. Wu, S.-Y. Hsieh, T.-W. Wang, Tatung University, TW
3:00Novel Organofunctional Silane Coatings on Silica-Coated Ti
J.P. Matinlinna, J.K.H. Tsoi, The University of Hong Kong, HK
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1:30NanoFab: Synthesis and Applications of NanomaterialsGrand Ballroom C
Session chair: Lisa E. Friedersdorf, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office, US
2:00Functionalization of self-organized networked SiOxHyCz nano-islands deposited by atmospheric pressure microwave plasma torch on Au/Si(100) substrates patterned by nano-indentation
X. Landreau, B. Boëns, B. Lanfant, T. Merle, G. Bouscarrat, C. Dublanche-Tixier, R. Zerrouki, P. Tristant, Université de Limoges, FR
2:20Controlled Synthesis of Fluorapatite Nanorods for Directed Self Assembly By Electrophoretic Deposition
T.Y. Olson, C.A. Orme, T.Y. Han, A.J. Pascall, M.A. Worsley, J.H. Satcher, J.D. Kuntz, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, US
2:40A novel cyclic forward-backward extrusion process for production of ultrafine grains materials
H. Alihosseini, M. Asle Zaeem, K. Dehghani, Mississippi State Univeristy, US
3:00Design and Fabrication of a Large Scale Electric Field Array Device for Directed Self-Assembly of Multilayer BioDerivatized Nanoparticle Materials.
M.J. Heller, Y. Song, University of California San Diego, US
3:20Multifunctional n-ZnO/p-NiO Nano-heterostructures: A novel Approach
N. Hullavarad, S. Hullavarad, University of Alaska Fairbanks, US
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1:30Novel Nano Electronics & PhotonicsGrand Ballroom H
Session chair: Bob Doering, Texas Instruments & Frank Register, University of Texas, US
1:30On the Possibility of Ultra-Low Power Switching in Multilayer Graphene Nanostructures
B. Dellabetta, J. Shumway, M.J. Gilbert, University of Illinois, US
1:50Inherently Radiation Hardened Electronics: An Examination of III-V Nanowire Transistors and Spin-Based Logic Devices
D. Telesca, Air Force Research Lab (AFRL), US
2:10Charge Manipulation in Silicon Atomic Quantum Dots for Nano-Electronic Computing Architectures
J.L. Pitters, L. Livadaru, M.B. Haider, M. Taucer, R.A. Wolkow, National Research Council of Canada, CA
2:30Polymer:Nanoparticle Memristors with Electrode-Sensitive Resistive Switches
J. Ouyang, National University of Singapore, SG
2:50Random Work Function Induced DC Characteristic Fluctuation in 16-nm High-k/Metal Gate Bulk and SOI FinFETs
H-W Su, Y-Y Chen, C-Y Chen, H-W Cheng, H-T Chang, Y. Li, National Chiao Tung University, TW
3:10Improved RF Characteristics of Carbon Nanotube Interconnects with Deposited Tungsten Contacts
A.A. Vyas, F. Madriz, N. Kanzaki, P. Wilhite, J. Tan, T. Yamada, C.Y. Yang, Santa Clara University, US
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1:30MEMS & NEMS: Industrial Applications and ServicesGreat America 2
Session chair: Chris Menzel, Dimatix, US
1:30Health monitoring of flexible composite plates: a MEMS-based approach
S. Mariani, A. Corigliano, F. Caimmi, M. Bruggi, P. Bendiscioli, M. De Fazio, Politecnico di Milano, STMicroelectronics, IT
1:50Coupled Numberical Simulatino Techniques for MEMS & Biomedical Applications
M. Ozen, Ozen Engineering, US
2:10MEMS Oscillators
A. Partridge, SiTime, Corp., US
2:30Advances in MEMS Fabrication for Fabless MEMS Companies
M. Lim, M. Daneman, InvenSense, US
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1:30Micro & Nano Fluidic DevicesGreat America 3
Session chair: Edward P. Furlani, University at Buffalo (SUNY), US
1:30Micro optofluidics and micro magnetofluidics: multiphysics at the microscale
N-T Nguyen, Nanyang Technological University, SG
2:00Droplet-based Microfluidics
K. Oh, SUNY Buffalo, US
2:30Free-Surface Microfluidics: Exploring New Actuation and Sensing Methods
G. Yu, N. Lei, X. Chen, W. Xue, J. Xu, Washington State University, US
2:50Structure-Enhanced Self-Powered Microfluidic Pumps and Stickers
L. Xu, R. Panchapakesan, K. Lee, B. Ahn, H. Lee, J. Xu, K.W. Oh, SMALL SUNY at Buffalo, US (bio)
3:10A Novel Compact Lab-on-a-Chip Nanosensor for In-Channel Liquid Viscosity Detection
J. Zhao, J. Xu, W. Xue, Washington State University Vancouver, US
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1:30Interactions Between Nanomaterials & Living Systems IIIGreat America K
Session chair: Kenneth Dawson, University College Dublin, Ireland
1:30Cytotoxicity of silver nanoparticles
G.A. Sotiriou, A. Pratsinis, J.-C. Leroux, S.E. Pratsinis, Particle Technology Laboratory, ETH Zurich, CH
1:50Smaller sizes of Ag-PVP Nanoparticles Control Inflammatory Responses, and Reduce CD80 and CD86 Expression Levels, in Macrophages Infected with Chlamydia trachomatis
A.N. Yilma, S.R. Singh, V.A. Dennis, Alabama State University, US
2:10Modeling Interactions of Functionalized Nanoparticles with Biological Receptors
O. Stueker, M. Stepanova, National Institute for Nanotechnology, National Research Council of Canada, CA
2:30Molecular modeling of the PEGylated bilayer as a model for the PEGylated liposome surface in the bloodstream
A. Magarkar, University of Helsinki, FI
2:50Cancer cell targeting of lipid gene vectors by protein corona
G. Caracciolo, D. Pozzi, A.L. Capriotti, C. Cavaliere, F. Cardarelli, A. Bifone, A. Laganà, Sapienza University of Rome, IT
3:10Nanomaterial Registry: An authoritative resource for assessing environmental and biological interactions of nanomaterials
M.L. Ostraat, K. Mills, D. Murry, K. Guzan, RTI International, US
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1:30Biosensing, Diagnostics and Imaging IVGreat America J
Session chair: Srinivas Iyer, Los Alamos National Laboratory & Manuel Perez, University of Florida, US
1:30Sample Preparation by On-Chip Dielectrophoretic Separation and Concentration of Viable, Non-Viable and Viable but Not Culturable (VBNC) Escherichia coli
M. Packard, M. Shusteff, E. Alocilja, Michigan State University, US
1:50Ultralow Detection of Bio-markers using Gold Nanoshells
D. Patel, G. Zhang, X. Sun, A.M. Gobin, R.S. Keynton, University of Louisville, US
2:10Breath acetone monitoring by portable Si:WO3 gas sensors
M. Righettoni, A. Tricoli, S. Gass, A. Schmid, A. Amann, S.E. Pratsinis, ETH Zurich, CH
2:30Disposable Coded Low Signal-Noise Ratio Single Cell Impedance Cytometry
S. Emaminejad, M. Javanmard, R.W. Dutton, R.W. Davis, Stanford Genome Technology Center, US
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2:30TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Materials & ChemicalExpo Theater 3
Session chair: Tomoya Yamashiki, Toray, US
2:30Sustainable hydrogen production from water oxidation.
W. Majek, Cube Catalytics, US
2:40TenasiTech - extreme plastics performance for industrial and consumer applications
R. Marshall, TenasiTech Pty Ltd, AU
2:50Multi-Energy Optimized Process (MEOP)
C. Getty, A E Resources Inc., US
3:00Conductive Alignment Technology
M. Buchanan, CondAlign AS, NO
3:10PulseX Nanocoating Platform
C. Oldham, VaporPulse Technologies, Inc., US
3:20Novel plastic compounds and recycled plastics without heat
J. Torkelson, Polymero, US
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2:30TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Medical, Pharma, Personal CareExpo Theater 2
Session chair: Paul Prendergast, Merchant & Gould, US
2:30Topical Skin Adhesive
W.B. Jeon, IntuitiveMediCorp, KR
2:40Nano-Magnetic drug targeting
A. Harel, NanoMed Targeting Systems Inc., US
2:50Leukocyte coping capacity: stress-testing at your fingertips
D. Sarphie, Oxford MediStress Ltd, US
3:00Reagent-free nanobiomimetic electrochemical sensing platform
E. Chen, Advanced Biomimetic Sensors, Inc., US
3:10Magnetic nanotechnology for targeted cancer treatment
T. Mitrelias, Cavendish NanoTherapeutics, UK
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2:30TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Energy Generation & ManagementExpo Theater 1
Session chair: Cheemin Bo-Linn, Peritus Partners, US
2:30Integrated Energy Efficiency System and Environmental Certificate Harvester for K-12 Schools and Universities
L. Ivie, Dragonfly Solutions, Inc., US
2:40Ballistic Breaker™
R. Faulkner, Ballistic Breaker Corporation, US
2:50Low cost nanostructured coatings fabrication technology
B. Kobrin, Rolith, Inc., US
3:00Dyverga Energy Corporation
H. Godwin, Dyverga Energy Corporation, CA
3:10Energy Scavenging Power Supply (ESPS)
A. Manesh, American Science and Technology Corporation, US
3:20EXACTER Conditions-Based Analysis System for Electric Transmission and Distribution Networks
J. Lauletta, Exacter, Inc., US
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4:00TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Materials & ChemicalExpo Theater 3
Session chair: Purnesh Seegopaul, Pangaea Ventures, US
4:00High-Speed Large-Area Fusion Cladding
A. Ghildyal, MesoCoat Inc., US
4:10Svaya Molecular Layer Deposition
B. Wang, Svaya Nanotechnologies, US
4:20The Dynamic Transmission Electron Microscope (DTEM)
D. Masiel, Integrated Dynamic Electron Solutions, Inc., US
4:30High Performance nanomaterial macrostructures for structural, thermal and electrical applications
M. Gurau, Nanocomp Technologies, US
4:40Nanocrystal Additives
C. Bandes, Pixelligent Technologies, LLC, US
4:50Nano-engineered composites
J. Sabados, N12 Technologies, Inc, US
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4:00TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Energy Storage & HarvestingExpo Theater 1
Session chair: Patti Glaza, Arsenal Venture Partners, US
4:00Rail Flex - Mechanical Motion Rectifier
H. Mariano, Harvest Energy, US
4:10High Performance Robotic Electric Vehicle Charger
K. Leary, PowerHydrant, US
4:20Smart Battery
T. Collins, KleenSpeed Technologies Inc., US
4:30High Performance, Low Cost, Solid State, Flexible Batteries
E. Shembel, Enerize Corporation, US
4:40Thermal Matrix Energy Storage (TMES)
S. Sutherland, Kelvin Storage Technologies, Inc., US
4:50High energy, high power titanium-based electrolytic capacitor materials
G. Welsch, Titanium Power Technologies, US
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4:00TechConnect Start-Up Partnering: Biotech, Biomaterials & BiosciencesExpo Theater 2
Session chair: Paul Prendergast, Merchant & Gould, US
4:00Laser Transmission Spectroscopy
C. Tanner, LightSprite, LLC, US
4:10Novel Shape Memory foam devices for neurovascular and other vascular applications
S. Biswas, Shape Memory Therapeutics, US
4:20Low-power, high brightness, high-resolution LED Light
S. Kang, Lux World Co., Ltd., KR
4:30Disruptive wireless silicon platform for disposable wireless healthcare sensors
S. Magar, HMicro, Inc., US
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4:00TechConnect National Innovation Showcase, Reception & Poster Session IIIExpo Hall CD
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Bio Nano Materials
-Clusters of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles for Efficient Magnetic Resonance Imaging
P.-S. Lai, S.-M. Lai, National Chung Hsing University, TW
-Study on the novel drug vehicle with multimodal imaging function
P.J. Wu, T.Y. Liu, Institute of Biomedical Engineering, National Yang-Ming University of Taiwan (ROC), TW
-Novel smart bio-nanomaterials: bioactive glasses containing metal nano-particles conjugated with molecules of biological interests
G. Malavasi, G. Lusvardi, L. Menabue, E. Ferrari, M. Saladini, V. Aina, G. Martra, L. Bergandi, D. Ghigo, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia, IT
-Multifunctional Micropatterned Nanofiber Capable of Cell Patterning, Metabolite Detection, and Growth Factor Delivery
W.G. Koh, H.J. Lee, H.W. Lee, S. Park, Yonsei University, KR
-Electronic effects in CdSe/ZnS quantum dots conjugated to Interleukin 10 antibodies
T.V. Torchynska, J.L. Casas Espinola, J. Douda, O.S. López de la Luz, Instituto Politecnico Nacional, MX
-Boron Nitride Nanotubes functionalized with glucosamine as a potential novel carrier system for radioisotope and drug delivery
T.H. Ferreira, D.C. Ferreira Soares, L.M. Costa-Moreira, E. Martins Barros de Sousa, Centro de Desenvolvimento da Tecnologia Nuclear, BR
-Aerosol based fabrication of thiol-capped gold nanoparticles and their application for gene transfection
J.H. Byeon, J.T. Roberts, Purdue University, US
-Fabrication of Microelectrodes on Polyester Membranes for Dielectrophoretic Cell Capture
C. Hanke, P.S. Dittrich, D.R. Reyes, National Institute of Standards and Technology, US
-Mechanical Characterization of Prion Fibrils using Coarse-grained Modeling Approach in Silico
G. Yoon, Y-K. Kim, K. Eom, S. Na, Korea University, KR
-Evaluation of electrical conductivities of temperature sensitive poly(ethylene glycol) nano-carriers
M. Rhodes, S. Bauman, J. Meyer, J. Peng, S. Ghosh, Southeast Missouri State University, US
-Nanoscale SPM Characterisation of Nacre Argonite Plates and Synthetic Human Amyloid Fibres
I. Grishin, C. Tinker, D. Allsop, A. Robson, O.V. Kolosov, Lancaster University, UK
-Self assembled and organized invertase aggregation
J.H. Lee, E.J. Kim, Chosun University, KR
-Bionanobots for Drug-Delivery
R.B. Gonçalves, PUC, BR
-Smart Nano Probes for Bio-Applications: SERS dots and QD2
Y-S. Lee, Seoul National University, KR
-Anticancer activity of oligosaccharides extracted from Capsosiphon fulvescense using enzyme coated nanofibers
H-W Kim, J-H Lee, Chosun University, KR
-Self-assembling Gold Nanoparticle Supramolecular Structures by Peptide Nanotube Templating
P.Q. Nguyen, N.S. Joshi, Harvard University School of Engineering and Applied Sciences / Wyss Institute of Biologically Inspired Engineering, US
-Engineered Stem Cell Environments: The Path to Therapeutics
A.W. Martin, Corning Incorporated, US
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Bio Sources for Materials & Fuels
-Integrated Photocatalytic and Microbial Degradation of Kraft Lignin
A. Shende, M. Hussein, R. Bhosale, D. Harder-Heinz, R.V. Shende, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, US
-The New OPEC
L. Pfaltzgraff, V. Budarin, J.H. Clark, Green Chemistry Centre of Excellence, UK
-Development of One-Step Jet Fuel Blend using Solid Acid Catalysts
S. Mohapatra, R. Hemeyari, A. Manesh, M. Misra, American Science and Technology Corporation, US
-Use of Bio-Diesel as an Alternative Fuel and its Effects on Environment
D.P. Mehta, A. Vennapureddy, Bradley University, US
-Bio-oil blend: next generation heating oil
R. Hemeyari, S. Mohapatra, A. Manesh, American Science and Technology Corporation, US
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Interactions Between Nanomaterials & Living Systems
-Novel Approach using SWCNT as a Mechanism of Toxicity on Fungal and Bacterial Cells
J.S. Chaves, S.J. Chaves, Instituto Tecnologico de Costa Rica, CR
-Enhanced Peri-implant Bone Formation around Titanium Alloy Modified with Synthetic Receptor Binding Peptide
J.J. Yoo, H.J. Kim, Y-J. Park, S-H. Rhee, Seoul National University College of Medicine, KR
-Transport of Nanomaterials in Complex Media
L.A. Ubaque, W.L. Vargas, Universidad de los Andes, CO
-Evidences for Charge Transfer-Induced Conformational Changes in Carbon Nanostructure-Protein Corona
R. Podila, P. Vedantam, P.-C. Ke, J.M. Brown, A.M. Rao, Clemson University, US
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Nano Medical Sciences
-Cardiomyocyte Function on Poly-Lactic-co-Glycolic Acid: Carbon Nanofiber Composites under Electrical Stimulation
D.A. Stout, T.J. Webster, Brown Univeristy, US
-Ultrastructural and mechanical effects of collagen cross-linking treatment on human corneo-scleral tissues
S. Choi, G.B. Jung, Y. Cheong, J.H. Shin, K.H. Jin, H.K. Park, Kyung Hee University, KR
-Functionalized Self-Assembling Peptides for Immediate Hemostasis and Accelerative Liver Tissue Regeneration
T.Y. Cheng, H.C. Wu, W.H. Chang, M.Y. Huang, C.H. Lee, T.W. Wang, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, National Tsing Hua University, TW
-Three Wave in Disinfectant Science for Bacterial Inactivation
J. Liu, J. Dinn, W. Zhuang, H-C Zhou, S. Bashir, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, US
-Ultrastructure of hepatic cells in rabbits after injection of nanoparticles MCS-B
A.N. Belousov, Laboratory Applied Nanotechnology, UA
-Mechanisms cell regulation by nanotechnology preparations (MCS-B)
A.N. Belousov, E.Yu. Belousova, Laboratory Applied Nanotechnology, UA
-Nanocomposites PAMAM derivatives with antitrombogenic activity and hemocompatibility
E.F. Durán, L.A. Guzmán, A. John, E.J. Fuentes, F.M. Nachtigall, I.F. Palomo, L.S. Santos, Fraunhofer Chile Research, CL
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Nanotechnology for CNS Diseases
-Ceria Nanopartciles Reduce Disease Severity in a Mouse Model of Multiple Sclerosis
W. DeCoteau, K. Heckman, K. Reed, J.S. Erlichman, St. Lawrence University, US
-Molecular Changes in Rat Brain Due to Air Nano Pollution
J.Y. Ljubimova, P.R. Gangalum, J. Portilla-Arias, R. Patil, B. Konda, M. Paff, J. Markman, S. Inoue, A. Espinoza, A. Chesnokova, M. Kleinman, E. Holler, K.L. Black, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, US
-Optimization of the selective capture of PrPSc from brain samples using a prion specific antibody magnetic beads based immuno-precipitation.
N.E.L. Kadi, S. Dudas, S. Czub, CFIA, CA
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Carbon Nano Structures & Devices
-Stacked Self-standing Carbon Nanotube Forest Films utilizing Periodical Multi-layered (Fe/AlN)n Films
H. Furuta, H. Koji, T. Harigai, A. Hatta, Kochi University of Technology, JP
-Multiscale investigation of polyfluorene chain-length dependence on nanotube selective wrapping
E.J. Figueiredo de Carvalho, W. Gomulya, L. Zheng, A. Hermann, M. Cristina dos Santos, S.-J. Marrink, M. Antonietta Loi, University of Groningen, NL
-Analog/RF Performance Analysis of Coaxial Carbon Nanotube MOSFET from non-Equilibrium Green’s Function Simulation
Y. Che, H. Liang, Q. Chen, C. Wang, H. He, Y. Cao, PKU-HKUST Shenzhen-Hongkong Institution, CN
-Carbon Nanotube Thin Film based Fuel Cell to Reach DOE Targets
R. Palanisamy, M.E. Itkis, E. Bekyarova, R.C. Haddon, Carbon Solutions Inc, US
-The study of the microwave absorption and optical properties of the Al- N codoped SiC Nanopowders
Y.K. Dou, H.B. Jin, Beijing Institute of Technology, CN
-Carbon Based Dimensional Composites
J. Loomis, B. King, B. Panchapakesan, University of Louisville, US
-Near-Infrared Light Induced Mechanical Responses in Single-to-Few Layer Graphene
J. Loomis, B. King, B. Panchapakesan, University of Louisville, US
-Photomechanical Response in Graphene Nanoplatelet Composites
J. Loomis, B. King, T. Burkhead, P. Xu, N. Bessler, E. Terentjev, B. Panchapakesan, University of Louisville, US
-A Fully Electric DNA Detection using CMOS integrated CNT network Sensor
S.H. Kim, J-M Woo, J.H. Ahn, Y.J. Park, Seoul National University, KR
-Dependence of electrical and thermal parameters of CNT bundles on their geometry
N. Jain, Solid state physics lab, IN
-Effect of total pressure on the geometry of carbon coils
S. Park, S-H Kim, Silla University, KR
-Meso through Nano Scale Characterization of CNT Yarn Strength
J. Severino, J-M Yang, L. Carlson, University of California Los Angeles, US
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Carbon Capture
-Cleaning the Engine Exhaust without Precious Metal Catalysts
H. Gokturk, Ecoken, US
-Conversion of carbon dioxide to methanol
G. Rahman, Y.H. Chung, Hallym University, KR
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Efficiency & Green Building
-Acoustic Power Recovery System for Thermoacoustic Cooling
D.E. Schwartz, S.R. Garner, J.R. Johnson, A.V. Tuganov, PARC, a Xerox company, US
-Innovative Green Roofing System
S. Amirkhanian, R. Tafferallo, MAS - USA, US
-Performance and Potential Applications of Direct Expansion Ground Source Heat Pump systems for Building Energy
A.M. Omer, University of Nottingham, UK
-Passive solar design features for a zero energy home in Babylon, Iraq
A. Al-Qaraguli, H. Alguriny, O. Chong, D. Gibbs, L. Coplen, McKissack, US
-Passive and active Solar Systems for High Schools in Babylon- Iraq: Design and Economic Study
A. Al-Qaragouli, H. Alguriny, O. Ching, R. Gibbs, L. Coplen, McKissack, US
-Technologies for Deep Reductions in Military Operational Energy Use
R. Brown, T. Sharp, M. Lindsey, S. Kiser, K. Andrews, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, US
-Sodium Clusters for a Superior Light Source
H. Gokturk, Ecoken, US
-Multiple-Stage, Multiple-Objective (MSMO) Optimization, Systems Engineering and High-Performance Sustainable Building
A. Robinson, V. Chen, S. Ferreira, Energy and Resource Technology HUB, US
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Green Chemistry & Materials
-Metal-doped Photocatalysts to Reduce Carbon Dioxide in Ethanolamine Solution for Methane Production
H-Y Wu, H. Bai, J.C.S. Wu, National Chiao Tung University, TW
-Computational Studies on Mechanisms for the Organocatalytic Depolymerization of Poly(ethylene) Terephthalate
G.O. Jones, H.W. Horn, D.S. Wei, K. Fukushima, J.M. Lecuyer, D.J. Coady, J.L. Hedrick, J.E. Rice, IBM, US
-Ageing of elastomeric composites with natural antioxidants
A. Masek, M. Zaborski, Institute of Polymer and Dye Technology, PL
-The Effect of Lamination on Printed Silver Tracks for Plastic Circuits
M.R. Neeli, D.V. Thiel, Griffith University, AU
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Micro & Nano Fluidics
-Programming Fluid Flow in Microchannels Using Microstructures
H. Amini, M. Masaeli, D. Di Carlo, UCLA, US
-All-In-Polymer Injection Molded Device for Single Cell Capture Using Multilevel Silicon Master Fabrication
S. Tanzi, S.T. Larsen, M. Matteucci, R. Taboryski, Technical University of Denmark, DTU Nanotech, DK
-A Hybrid Micro/Nanostructured Wick for New Generation High Performance Heat Carriers/Spreaders
S. Tej, D. Horner, S. Moghaddam, University of Florida, US
-Hydrophobic silicone elastomer chamber for recording trajectories of motile sperms without adsorption
K. Matsuura, H. Funahashi, Okayama University, JP
-Atomistic Simulations of Biomolecules at the Water‐Amorphous Silica Interface: Application to Peptides and DNA Oligomers
B. Shi, Y.K. Shin, A. Hassanali, S.J. Singer, Ohio State University, US
-Fabrication of microfluidic system for micro direct alcohol fuel cell: deep X-ray lithography of three-dimensional microstructures on a stainless steel
C. Yunphuttha, R. Pattanakul, S. Porntheeraphat, A. Wongchaisuwat, P. Viravathana, Kasetsart University, TH
-Instability and Dynamics of EHD Flow with Unipolar and Bipolar Charge Injection in an Annulus
D.V. Fernandes, Y.K. Suh, Dong-A University, KR
-Continuous-flow polymerase chain reaction (PCR) on a right triangular shaped polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS) microdevice using a single heater
W. Wu, K.T.L. Trinh, N.Y. Lee, Gachon University, KR
-SUEX for High Aspect Ratio Micro-Nanofluidic Applications
D. Johnson, J. Goettert, V. Singh, D. Yemane, DJ DevCorp, US
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Advanced & Nano Electronics & Photonic Devices
-Print Transferrable Large-Area Broadband Membrane Reflectors by Laser Interference Lithography
J-H Seo, J. Park, D. Zhao, H. Yang, W. Zhou, B-K Ju, Z. Ma, University of Wisconsin-Madison, US
-Synthesis of ZnO Nanosheets by Exposing Zn Film to Oxygen Plasma at Low Temperatures
J.H. Yoon, Kangwon National University, KR
-Investigation of Frequency Dependent Noise Performance Metrices for Gate Electrode Work function Engineered Recessed Channel MOSFET
A. Agarwala, R. Chaujar, Delhi Technological University, IN
-Fabrication and Characterization of of Nanoscale Tellurium Fuses for Long Term Solid State Data Storage
A.C. Pearson, B. Singh, M.R. Linford, B.M. Lunt, R.C. Davis, Brigham Young University, US
-Suppression of Variability in Metal Source/Drain SOI MOSFET with Partial Buried Oxide and δ-doping
G.C. Patil, S. Qureshi, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, IN
-A model to describe the hump-like feature observed in the accumulation branch of CV-characteristics of MOS capacitors with oxide-hosted Si nanoparticles
V.A. Stuchinsky, G.N. Kamaev, M.D. Efremov, S.A. Arzhannikova, Institute of Semiconductor Physics, RU
-MIM Capacitors with stacked dielectrics
H. Gopalakrishnan, B.J. Kailath, Indian Institute of Information Technology Design and Manufacturing, Kancheepuram, IN
-Dynamical Tunneling in the Systems of Double Quantum Dots and Rings
I. Filikhin, S.G. Matinyan, B. Vlahovic, North Carolina Central University, US
-Understanding Charge Dynamics in Silicon Dangling Bond Structures for Nanoscale Devices
L. Livadaru, J.L. Pitters, M. Taucer, R.A. Wolkow, University of Alberta / NINT, CA
-Study on Grid structure Effect for Field Enhancement Factor in Triode type CNT X-ray source
W.S. Chang, S.K. Seol, D. Kim, B.S. Kim, W.M. Bae, K.C. Park, S. Jung, Korea Electrotechnology Research Institute, KR
-Large Area Nanostructred Antirefelction Coatings for EO/IR Sensor Applications
A.K. Sood, R.E. Welser, A.W. Sood, G. Petuhraja, E.F. Schubert, N.K. Dhar, Magnolia Optical Technologies Inc., US
-Impact of hydrostatic pressure on the structure and electrical properties of Ge2Sb2Te5 films for phase change memory applications
Z. Liu, B. Xu, Yi Su, Nanjing University, CN
-Optimization of the device design technologies for optimum analog/RF performance of Nanoscale DG MOSFETs
R.K. Sharma, M. Bucher, Technical University of Crete, GR
-High performance ZnO-based thin film transistor with high-κ gate dielectrics fabricated at low temperature
D.D. Han, J. Cai, W. Wang, L.L. Wang, Y.C. Ren, S.J. Li, Y. Wang, S.D. Zhang, Peking University, CN
-Current Degradation due to electromechanical coupling in GaN HEMT’s
B. Padmanabhan, D. Vasileska, S.M. Goodnick, Arizona State University, US
-Interfacial Studies of CrSi2/ HfO2 thin films as High k Metal Gate Dielectric layer on SiC devices
S. Hullavarad, N. Hullavarad, University of Alaska Fairbanks, US
-Voltage Control Of A 3-Ø Self – Excited Induction Generators Using TSC (Thyristor Switched Capacitance)
A. Kumar, A. Chaubey, Infosys Limited, IN
-Improved Commutation Control in Switching Regulators for Battery Equalizer Applications
V. Mihov, E. Dinkov, Technical University of Sofia, Branch Plovdiv, BG
-The effect of compact densification on the soft magnetic properties of Fe-based amorphous P/M cores mixed with pure iron powder
S.C. Yoon, K.S. Kim, K.Y. Sohn, M.R. Kim, Y.S. Song, W.W. Park, Inje University, KR
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Nanomaterials for Catalysis
-Catalysts with superior catalytic properties: nanoporous gold as a platform for a catalytic building-block design
A. Wittstock, A. Wichmann, K. Frank, M. Biener, J. Biener, A. Rosenauer, M. Bäumer, Lawrence Livermore Nat Laboratory, US
-Template – assisted sol – gel approach to synthesize new perspective alumina based catalysts
V.V. Vinogradov, A.V. Vinogradov, A.V. Agafonov, Institute of Solution Chemistry of Russian Academy of Sciences, RU
-Novel Catalysis of Dendrimer: Efficient Nanocavity of Polyamine Dendrimer for Intramolecular Michael Reaction
Z. Maeno, T. Mitsudome, T. Mizugaki, K. Jitsukawa, K. Kaneda, Osaka University, JP
-Chemical Fluid Deposition of Ru/MCM-41 as Catalyst for Hydrogenation in Green Environments
H.W. Lin, C.H. Yen, C.S. Tan, National Tsing Hua University, TW
-Catalytic Reforming of Methane with Acid Gas (H2S) to Produce Carbon Disulfide and Hydrogen Using a TiO2 Nanomaterial Like Catalyst
J.M. Dominguez, P. Flores Sánchez, Instituto Mexicano del Petroleo, MX
-Fabrication of Nanoporous Metals by Dealloying of Ternary Alloys: Evaluation of their Electrocatalytic Properties
A. Vega, R.C. Newman, University of Toronto, CA
-Fundamental background of improving the design and performance of Au/TiO2 supported catalyst
I.V. Tvauri, N.I. Tsidaeva, A.M. Turiev, S.A. Khubezhov, K. Fukutani, K. Christmann, T.T. Magkoev, University of North Ossetia, RU
-Fundamental background of improving the design and performance of Au/TiO2 supported catalyst
I.V. Tvauri, N.I. Tsidaeva, A.M. Turiev, S.A. Khubezhov, K. Fukutani, K. Christmann, T.T. Magkoev, North Ossetian State University, RU
-Enhanced activity fuel cell electrocatalysts achieved by shape control of platinum nanostructures
B.A. Larsen, K.C. Neyerlin, J.B. Bult, J.L. Blackburn, S.S. Kocha, B.S. Pivovar, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, US
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Nanomaterials for Clean & Sustainable Technology
-Experimental investigation of thermo physical properties of synthetic oil based nanofluids
S. Suresh, P. Selvakumar, R. Bharath, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, IN
-Laminar convective heat transfer of Al2O3/thermic oil nanofluid in a plain tube
S. Venkatachalapathy, S. Suresh, P. Selvakumar, G. Vijay, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, IN
-Experimental investigations on thermo physical properties of AL2O3/DMAC nanofluid
V. Mariappan, M. Udayakumar, S. Suresh, R.B. Anand, K.P. Shafeeq, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, IN
-Synthesis of Y3Al5O12:Ce3+ Nano-Phosphor Prepared by High Energy Beads Milling Process and Their Luminescence Properties
H.J. Song, J.H. Noh, H.-S. Roh, D.H. Kim, K.S. Hong, Seoul National University, KR
-The identification of PM parameters in compression ignition engines
J. Pielecha, Poznan University of Technology, PL
-TiO2-based photocatalytic and antimicrobial coatings: comparison between sol-gel and electrodeposited silver/TiO2 nano-composites
M.V. Diamanti, L. Magagnin, B. Del Curto, G. Candiani, MP. Pedeferri, Politecnico di Milano, IT
-Fiber Optic Based Evanescent Wave Sensor for the Detection of Elemental Mercury Utilizing Gold Nanorods
J.S. Crosby, D. Lucas, C.P. Koshland, University of California Berkeley, US
-Simultaneous Desulfurization and Particulate Removal with ZnO Dispersed Ceramic Filters at High Temperatures
H.P. Wang, National Cheng Kung University, TW
-Nanoenergetic composite based on I2O5/Al for biological agent defeat
M. Hobosyan, A. Kazansky, K.S. Martirosyan, University of Texas at Brownsville, US
-Ionic Liquids as Novel Dispersing Agents for Nanoparticles: Synthesis and Stabilization of Nanomaterials - Safe-to-Handle Dispersions
T.F. Beyersdorff, T.J.S. Schubert, F. Stiemke, Iolitec Ionic Liquids Technologies GmbH, DE
-Photocatalysis of ordered arrays of Zn:CuInS2 nanostructures for methanol formation
G-T Pan, T.F.-R. Shen, T.C.-K. Yang, C-C Chen, C-M Huang, National Taipei University of Technology, TW
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Oil, Gas, Nuclear & Traditional Energy
-Clean Coal by Oxyacidification
H. Gokturk, Ecoken, US
-Optimization of mercury removal from natural gas
K. Barthelet, J.-M. Schweitzer, F. Porcheron, A. Daudin, A. Baudot, IFPEN, FR
-Analysis the optimal damper angle for a furnace to reduce the energy cost and CO2 emission
C.-J.G. Jou, Kaohsiung First University of Science and Technology, TW
-Flow Characterization and Evaluation of Heat Transfer Capabilities of Nanofluids
S. Tiwari, M. Cox, C. Tang, University of North Dakota, US
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Renewable Energy Technologies
-Interactions of Rocks with Supercritical CO2 and Water in Enhanced Geothermal Systems and Beyond
M. Petro, PARC, a Xerox company, US
-Mobile Hybrid Structures: Feasibility and Advantages
A.R. Gizara, Integrated Power Technology Corporation, US
-Wave Energy to Electricity at 3 Cents/kWh
D. Gray, Poseidon Energy Inc., US
-Bioenergy production from wastes and wastewaters in China
H.H.P. Fang, The University of Hong Kong, HK
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