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TechConnect World 2010 Program - Thursday June 24

Sessions Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Authors Keywords
8:30Keynotes: Soft Nanotechnology and ColloidsRoom 303 AB
Session chair: Fiona Case, NSTI, US
8:30Photolocking of complex liquid crystal order as tool for micro- and nanostructuring (invited presentation)
D.J. Broer, Philips Research Laboratories and Eindhoven Universit, NL
9:00Interfacial microrheology of complex materials - direct visualization of stretching, flowing, yielding and healing (invited presentation)
T. Squires, University of California Santa Barbara, US
9:30Bijel capsules and triggered mixing (invited presentation)
P. Clegg, University of Edinburgh, UK
8:30Keynotes: Transformational NanotechRoom 303 CD
Session chair: Clayton Teague, NNCO, US
8:30Nanotechnology: Path Toward Commercialization at GE
M. Butts, General Electric, US
9:00Getting the Memristor to Market
S. Williams, Hewlett Packard, US
8:30MEMS-Based Systems Solutions and Integration ApproachesRoom 205 AB
Session chair: Roger Grace, Roger Grace Associates, US
8:30Welcome and Introduction
R. Grace, Roger Grace Associates, US
8:40Micro Analytical Instruments: A Systems Approach (keynote)
J. Mueller, University of Technology Hamburg, DE
9:10MEMS-Based Systems Solutions: Introduction and Overview with Selected Case Studies of Current and Future High Volume Applications
R. Grace, Roger Grace Associates, US
9:30Smart System Integration Trends in Europe: The perspective of a European Technology Platform
H. Metras, CEA-Leti, FR
9:50MEMS-Based Photonic Systems: Hardware Synergy for Maximized User Benefits (invited)
H. Gruger, M. Scholles, H. Schenk, Fraunhofer Institute for Photonic Microsystems, DE
8:30Cleantech KeynotesBallroom A
Session chair: Patti Glaza, CTSI, US
8:30Commercialization Programs at ARPA-E
S.J. Wagle, ARPA-E, US
9:00Cleantech Keynote Panel: Hottest clean technologies for VCs - who will they fund next?Ballroom A
Session chair: Andrew Heckler, Brightfield Energy, US
-S. Goldberg, Venrock, US
-D. Malkani, RockPort Capital Partners, US
-A. Wong, D.E. Shaw & Co., L.P., US
-D. Dreesen, Battery Ventures, US
10:00TechConnect Innovation Showcase Coffee Break - Ballroom 3rd FloorBallroom BC
10:30Nanoparticles: Characterization & Aerosol SynthesisRoom 303 A
Session chair: S.E Pratsinis, ETH Zurich, CH and H. Wigger, Univ. Duisburg-Essen, DE
10:30On-Line Nanoparticle Characterization for Process Control and Worker Exposure Assessment (invited presentation)
R.C. Flagan, California Institute of Technology, US
10:50Electrical Properties of Functionalized Silicon Nanoparticles
S. Hartner, A. Gupta, H. Wiggers, University Duisburg-Essen, DE
11:10Precipitant molar concentration effect on the upconversion emission in BaZrO3:Er,Yb nanocrystalline phosphor
L.A. Diaz-Torres, P. Salas, V.M. Castaño, J. Oliva, C. Angeles-Chavez, Centro de Física Aplicada y Tecnología Avanzada, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, MX
11:30Spontaneous Dry Growth of SiO2 Nanofibers
A. Tricoli, M. Righettoni, F. Krumeich, W.J. Stark, S.E. Pratsinis, Particle Technology Laboratory, Institute of Process Engineering, CH
10:30Electronic Applications of Carbon NanotubesRoom 303 C
Session chair: Philip G. Collins, University of California, Irvine, Us
10:30Review of Carbon Nanostructure Applications for Supercapacitors (invited presentation)
S. Arepalli, Sungkyunkwan University, KR
11:00Carbon Nanotube Light Weight Electrical Conductors (invited presentation)
D.S. Lashmore, B. White, C. Lombard, Nanocomp, US
11:30Carbon-based nanocomposite EDLC supercapacitors
C. Lei, C. Lekakou, University of Surrey, UK
11:50Carbon Nanotube Field Effect Transistors using Printed Semiconducting Tubes
N. Rouhi, D. Jain, K. Zand, P.J. Burke, University of California, Irvine, US
10:30Nanostructured Surfaces, Coatings and InterfacesRoom 303 D
Session chair: Kock-yee Law, Xerox, US
10:30Nanoscale Silver Coatings on Synthetic Fibers
M. Amberg, E. Körner, D. Hegemann, M. Heuberger, Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Testing and Research, CH
10:50Self-assembled Mono-molecular Boron Hydride Cluster Layers on Metal Surfaces and their Properties
T. Base, J. Bould, M.G.S. Londesborough, K. Lang, Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, CZ
11:10Solution-based Coatings of Diamond-like Carbon and Carbon Nanotubes Applied at Atmospheric Conditions
V.Z. Poenitzsch, K.A. Slinker, S.H. Gardner, K.E. Coulter, Southwest Research Institute, US
11:30Correlation between the oxygen content and the structure of AlCrSiOxN(1-x) thin films deposited by pulsed DC magnetron sputtering
H. Najafi, A. Karimi, M. Morstein, EPFL University, CH
11:50Transparent Conducting Films of Antimony-Doped Tin Oxide with Uniform Mesostructure Assembled from Pre-formed Nanocrystals
V. Müller, J. Rathousky, D. Fattakhova-Rohlfing, J. Heyrovsky Institute of Physical Chemistry, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, CZ
10:30Acitve and Reactive CompositesRoom 210 B
Session chair: Tom Twardowski, Twardowski Scientific, US
10:30[RSiO1.5]8/10/12 3-D Nanobuilding blocks (NBs) for structural, photonic and elec-tronic applications (invited presentation)
R.M. Laine, University of Michigan/Mayaterials Inc., US
11:00Quantum Dot - Fibre Composites
A. Zeller, J. Johnston, Victoria University of Wellington, NZ
11:20Polymer nanocomposites: an advanced material for functional fibers
M. Joshi, Indian Institute of Technology, IN
11:40Chemical and Phase Transformations of Nanocrystalline Oxides in a Carbon Nanoreactor
A.M. Volodin, V.I. Zaikovskii, A.F. Bedilo, K.J. Klabunde, Boreskov Institute of Catalysis, RU
12:00Nanogold and Nanosilver Plastics
M. Pobedinsky, J. Johnston, Victoria University of Wellington, NZ
10:30Nanoparticles in Soft Materials, ColloidsRoom 303 B
Session chair: Fiona Case, NSTI, US
10:30Synthesis and Application of nano-size polymer colloids at The Dow Chemical Company (invited presentation)
C.J. Tucker, The Dow Chemical Company, US
11:00Structural Control of Porous Polymeric Materials through Magnetic Gelation
M. Furlan, M. Lattuada, M. Morbidelli, ETH Zurich, CH
11:20Polymer nanoparticles as nanoformulation agents
H. Pham, F. Li, J.B. Goh, J. Dinglasan, D. Anderson, Vive Nano, Inc., CA
11:40Mass-Scale Shear-Directed NanoAssembly in Elastic Polymer Photonic Crystals
D.R.E. Snoswell, A. Kontogeorgos, J.J. Baumberg, T.D. Lord, M.R. Mackley, P. Spahn, G.P. Hellmann, University of Cambridge, UK
12:00Electrochemistry for ultra-low voltage electro-variable optics and nanophotonics: from lenses to mirrors
N. Cousens, J. Edel, M. Flatte, A.A. Kornyshev, A. Kucernak, M. Marinescu, C.W. Monroe, A. Sleightholme, V. Turek, M. Urbakh, Imperial College London, UK
10:30Nanotech and Cleantech for Oil & GasRoom 207 C
Session chair: Matt Laudon, NSTI, US
10:30Novel Surfactants for Enhanced Oil Recovery
P.H. Shepard, Novomer, Inc., US
10:50Synthesis and characterization of cation-exchanged laponite nanohybrids for use as drilling fluid viscosifier
T.X. Phuoc, Y. Soong, M.K. Chyu, National Energy Technology Lab, US
11:10Microkinetic Study of Oxygenate and Hydrocarbon Formation from Syngas on Rhodium and Cobalt Surfaces: Effect of Site Structure on Catalytic Cycles
N. Kapur, C. Sampara, X. Hao, J. Hyun, B. Shan, J.B. Nicholas, B. Davis, K. Cho, Nanostellar Inc., US
11:30Stability of Aqueous Silica Nanoparticle Dispersions under Subsurface Conditions
C.O. Metin, Q.P. Nguyen, L.W. Lake, The University of Texas at Austin, US
11:50Influence of Nanoparticles Dispersion on Viscosity of POE Oil Based Nanofluids
S. Bobbo, L. Fedele, A. Benetti, L. Colla, S. Barison, M. Fabrizio, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, IT
10:30Bio Nano Materials: Modeling and Simulation ApproachesRoom 208 A
Session chair: Keith Glassford, Nanostellar, US
10:303D Molecular Theory of Solvation Coupled with MD for Nanomedical Sciences
A. Kovalenko, National Institute for Nanotechnology, CA
10:50Designing universal oligonucleotides for DNA/nanoparticle conjugates
G. Ivan, V. Grolmusz, Eotvos Lorand University, HU
11:10Effect of cytosol on the dynamic behaviours of microtubules
C.Y. Wang, C.F. Li, S. Adhikari, Swansea University, UK
11:30Biomimetic polymer materials for controlled self-healing applications
C.E. Sing, A. Alexander-Katz, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US
10:30Cancer NanotechnologiesRoom 201 D
Session chair: Belén Martínez López, Perteneciente a la Universidad Panamericana, US
10:30Detection of Cancer Related DNA Nanoparticulate Biomarkers and Nanoparticles in Whole Blood
M.J. Heller, R. Krishnan, A. Sonnenberg, University of California San Diego, US
10:50Combining gene therapy and nanomedicine to enhance the therapeutic potential of T cells
Y. Choi, H. Torikai, D.Y. Lee, Z. Li, D. Lo, G. Qin, C.H. Tung, E. Tasciotti, R. Raphael, S.L. Biswal, S. Ang, D.A. Lee, K.C. Li, L.J.N. Cooper, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, US
11:10Bioluminescent Model for the Quantification of Photothermal Ablative Breast Cancer Therapy Mediated by Near-Infrared Nanoparticles
L.G. Gutwein, A.K. Singh, M.A. Hahn, M.C. Rule, S.C. Brown, B. Moudgil, S.R. Grobmyer, University of Florida, US
11:30Thermotherapy using magnetic nanoparticles: increased median survival time following tumor recurrence in glioblastoma multiforme patients
A. Jordan, K. Maier-Hauff, H. Niehoff, F. Ulrich, MagForce Nanotechnologies AG, DE
10:30Targeted Drug and Gene DeliveryRoom 201 C
10:30Novel Nanoprobes to Detect mRNA in situ Directed Against Mouse Pyruvate Dehydrogenas
P. Cheguru, M. Østergaard, M.R. Papasani, V.V.R. Sai, J. Wengel, P.J. Hrdlicka, R.A. Hill, University of Idaho, US
10:50Role of Serum Proteins in the Cellular Uptake of Gold-Peptide Nanoconjugates
G. Wang, M.R. Papasani, P.J. Hrdlicka, R.A. Hill, University of Idaho, US
11:10Proteoliposome for Tumor-Targeting by Postinsertion of BAM-Homing Molecule Complex
S.Y. Hwang, H.K. Kim, E.K. Lee, Kyungwon University, KR
11:30Mediators of Intracellular Nanoparticle Trafficking Enhance Transgene Expression Efficacy of Polymer-DNA Complexes
S. Barua, K. Rege, Arizona State University, US
11:50Engineering Acid- Responsive Lipid Envelopes around Adenovirus for Efficient Gene Delivery
W.T. Al-Jamal, J. Van den Bossche, A. Yilmazer, B. Tian, K. Kostarelos, The School of Pharmacy, UK
10:30Bio Sensors: Assays & ApplicationsRoom 201 B
Session chair: Srinivas Iyer, Los Alamos National Labs, US
10:30Rapid Detection of Oral Cancer: Electrophysiological Characterization by Dielectrophoresis technology
H.J. Mulhall, R. Abdallat, X. Liang, S. Fedele, M.P. Lewis, S. Porter, D.E. Costea, A.C. Johannessen, M.P. Hughes, O. Tsinkalovsky, F.H. Labeed, University of Surrey, UK
10:50Microfluidic Devices for Rapid Separation and Sensing of Cells
S. Bose, C-H. Lee, J.M. Karp, R. Karnik, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US
11:10DNA Extraction, Purification and Quantification Using Micromachined Microfluidic Chip
S.M. Azimi, G. Nixon, J. Ahern, W. Balachandran, BRUNEL UNIVERSITY, UK
11:30Multiplexed protein detection using antibody-conjugated microbead arrays assembled on a microfabricated electrophoretic device
K.D. Barbee, A.P. Hsiao, E.E. Roller, X. Huang, University of California San Diego, US
11:50A flow-assisted point-of-care testing device based on gravitational field-flow fractionation for analysis on biological fluids
M. Mirasoli, L. Cevenini, S. Casolari, B. Roda, A. Di Carlo, P. Reschiglian, A. Roda, University of Bologna, IT
10:30EHS: Nanoparticle Interactions, Biocompatibility & Toxicity IRoom 201 A
Session chair: Rashi Iyer, Los Alamos National Labs, US
10:30Modeling Aggregation and Size Distribution of Nanoparticles with Monte Carlo Simulation
H.H. Liu, University of California, Los Angeles, US
10:50Behaviour of Aerosol Nanoparticles Released into Simulated Workplace Environment
Q. Wu, S. Marion, M. Seipenbusch, G. Kasper, DNV, NO
11:10Interactions of Gold Nanoparticle Reference Materials with DNA in Cell-Free and Cell-Containing Systems
B.C. Nelson, National Institute of Standards and Technology, US
11:30The Use of Nanoscale Zero Valent Iron for Environmental Remediation – Benefits and Possible Pitfalls
S. Chan Remillard, M. Borda, A. Crawford, T. Kloschinsky, P. Stenroos, L. Marques, J.S. Goudey, HydroQual Ltd and Golder Associates Ltd/Inc., CA
11:50Ultra-Structural Analysis of the Interaction of Carboxylated Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotubes with Human Blood Platelets
S.H. Lacerda, J. Semberova., K. Holada., O. Simakova, M.P. Gelderman-Fuhrmann, J. Simak, FDA, US
10:30NanoFab: Novel Applications of Top-Down NanofabricationRoom 210 C
Session chair: Guy DeRose, Caltech, US
10:30Nanoscale Device Fabrication using Focused Ion Beam and Scanning Electron Beam (DualBeamTM) Technology
L. Giannuzzi, FEI, US
10:50Silicon Nanostructure Fabrication by Direct FIB Writing and TMAH Wet Chemical Etching
P. Sievilä, N. Chekurov, I. Tittonen, Aalto University, FI
11:10Fabrication of Micro Photonic Crystals for Handling of Terahertz Electromagnetic Waves
S. Kirihara, D. Sano, T. Niki, N. Ohta, Y. Takinami, Osaka University, JP
11:30Efficient coupling of light into nanometer sized objects via dielectric microcavities and metal nanoantennas
M. Hagner, T. Thomay, M. Kahl, J. Merlein, V. Kohnle, T. Hanke, A. Leitenstorfer, R. Bratschitsch, University of Konstanz, DE
11:50Nanomechanical Mass Spectrometry and NEMS VLSI
A. Naik, California Institute of Technology, US
10:30MEMS-Based Systems Solutions and Integration ApproachesRoom 205 AB
Session chair: Roger Grace, Roger Grace Associates, US
10:30A Critical Review of Thermal Management Schemes for MEMS and Electronics Cooling
N. Tiliakos, G. Papadopoulos, D. Modroukas, ATK GASL, US
10:50Co-Design of MEMS, Electronics and Packaging: Putting the “Design” Back in “Design Tools”
M. Maher, SoftMEMS, US
11:10Microfluidic System Integration (invited)
D. Sparks, Integrated Sensing Systems, US
11:30Motion MEMS: Think Outside the Box and Beyond the Chip
F. Pasolini, ST Microelectronics, IT
10:30Inkjet Technologies IRoom 210 D
Session chair: Chris Menzel, Dimatix, US
10:30Modeling Drop Generation at the Microscale
M.S. Hanchak, E.P. Furlani, Eastman Kodak Company, US
11:00Using simulation and experiment to uncover the influence of material properties
O.A. Basaran, P.P. Bhat, S. Appathurai, Purdue University, US
11:30Drop Formation and Control of Non-Newtonian Fluid
J. Gao, K. Ng, Eastman Kodak Company, US
12:00The Investigation of Electrostatic Induced Inkjet Printing System for the Ejection of a Stable Micro/Nano Droplet
J. Choi, Y-J Kim, S.U. Son, K. Chul An, S. Lee, Sungkyunkwan University, KR
10:30Micro and Nano Reliability IRoom 206 A
Session chair: Jürgen Keller, AMIC GmbH and Bernd Michel, Fraunhofer IZM, DE
10:30Future requirements on electronics reliability for extended application and technology fields
W. Wondrak, R. Dudek, Daimler AG, DE
10:50Thermomechanical Reliability for Emerging Technologies: Implications for Microelectronic and Photovoltaic Devices
R.H. Dauskardt, Stanford University, US
11:10In-situ MEMS Testing
A. Dommann, A. Neels, A. Schifferle, E. Mazza, CSEM, CH
11:30Long term functional stability and encapsulation reliability of fully integrated wireless neural interfaces based on Utah Slant Electrode Array (USEA)
A. Sharma, L. Rieth, P. Tathireddy, R. Harrison, H. Oppermann, M. Klein, R. Normann, G. Clark, F. Solzbacher, University of Utah, US
10:30CTSI Cleantech Future - RoundtableRoom 202 A
10:30FutureH2O: Drinking/Waste Water InfrastructureRoom 204 C
Session chair: Angela Adams, Beureau of Reclamation, US
10:30Optimizing Dual Conjunctive Water Supply and Reuse Systems with Distributed Treatment for High-growth Water-scarce Regions
K. Lansey, University of Arizona, US
10:50Applications for Sensor Networks in Drinking and Waste Water Treatment
J. Weiss, Dust Networks, US
11:10Neighborhood/Individual Water Reuse Systems & Practices, as Utilized in Los Angeles and New York
V. Nelson, Coaltion for Alternative Wasteater Treatment, US
11:30Condition Report on Water Treatment Infrastructure - the ASCE Infrastructure Report Card
D. Jacobson, Jacobson-Satchell Consultants, US
10:30Creating Infrastructure for EVRoom 204 A
Session chair: Alex Kim, SGD&E, US
-M. Duval, EPRI, US
-M. Nicholas, UC Davis, US
-D. Karner, eTec, US
-J. Pointon, SGG&E, US
10:30Novel Energy Storage TechnologiesRoom 203 AB
10:30New Class of Electrode Material Offers Potential to Fast Track Commercial Production of Advanced Lithium-Ion Batteries
B. Jang, Nanotech Instruments, US
10:50Identification of Battery Models for Enhanced Battery Management
M. Sitterly, L.Y. Wang, Wayne State University, US
11:10Activation of Phosphate Olivines LiMPO4 (M = Fe, Mn) by Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes: Application for Cathode Materials of Li-Ion Battery
L. Kavan, J. Heyrovsky Institute of Physical Chemistry, CZ
11:30Direct Methanol Fuel Cells for UAV Propulsion
K. McGrath, J. Chrostowski, QuantumSphere, Inc., US
11:50Regenerative Fuel Cell Energy Storage Technology for use with Renewable Energy Sources
G.H. Miley, N. Luo, K-J Kim, University of Illinois, US
10:30Energy Efficiency and Green Building Case StudiesRoom 207 A
10:30Efficiency’s Last Frontier: Reflective Building Surfaces
H.C. Wiig, State of Hawaii Energy Office, US
10:50The Clean Energy Landscape- Linking Cyberspace with Real World Impact
A. Wise, National Renewable Energy Laboratory, US
11:10Study Evidence That Sustainable Design Practices Help Manufacturing Companies Increase Profits and Growth
S. Krasley, Autodesk, Inc., US
10:30TechConnect Corporate PartneringRoom 207 D
Session chair: Dave Gibbons, University of California, San Diego, US
10:30Honda TechConnect Partnering
N. Sugimoto, Honda Strategic Venturing, US
10:50Applied Materials TechConnect Partnering
C. Moran, Applied Materials Ventures, US
11:10Samsung TechConnect Partnering
B. Byun, Samsung Ventures, US
11:30Panasonic TechConnect Partnering
I. Nydick, Panasonic Ventures Group, US
11:50Siemens TechConnect Partnering
S. Heuser, Siemens, US
12:00Lunch (TechConnect Innovation Showcase - Ballroom BC, lunch for purchase)Ballroom BC
1:30TechConnect Ventures: Advanced Materials/ChemicalRoom 207 A
Session chair: Kitu Bindra, Crowell & Moring, LLP, US
1:30E&B Nanotech Co. Ltd
K.J. Kil, E&B Nanotech Co. Ltd., KR
F. Caporale, NanoDiax, US
1:50Svaya Nanotechnologies
S. Whiite, Svaya Nanotechnologies, US
2:00Pixelligent Technologies, LLC
C. Bandes, Pixelligent Technologies, LLC, US
2:10Tantalum Surface Alloys: Next Gen Corrosion Protection
D. Gambale, Tantaline, US
2:20Angstron Materials Inc
R. Beech, Angstron Materials Inc., US
1:30TechConnect Ventures: Biotech & PharmaRoom 207 B
Session chair: Lynn Foster, BPT Pharmaceuticals, US
1:30Adjuvance Technologies, Inc
J. Gardner, Adjuvance Technologies, Inc., US
T. Ussing, FluimediX, DK
1:50MITI Systems
B. Sul, MITI systems, KR
2:00BioMers Pte Ltd
M. Fathianathan, BioMers Pte Ltd, SG
2:10Curapel Ltd
S. France, University of Manchester/ Curapel Ltd, UK
2:20NanGenex Inc
G. Heltovics, NanGenex Inc., HU
2:30Bilcare Technologies Singapore Pte Ltd
A. Burden, Bilcare Technologies Singapore Pte Ltd, SG
2:40Diomics Corporation
J. Morhet, Diomics Corporation, US
1:30TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Storage & PowerRoom 207 C
Session chair: Dhiraj Malkani, Rockport Capital, US
1:30Paper Battery Company Inc
S. Mehta, Paper Battery Company, US
A. Shnaydruk, Yunasko, UA
1:50Graphene Energy Inc
D. Agnihotri, Graphene Energy Inc, US
C. Officer, Anzode, US
2:10Angstron Supercapacitor Co
R. Beech, Angstron Supercapacitor Co., US
2:20NanoeXa, Inc
J. Chen, NanoeXa, Inc, US
3:00TechConnect Ventures: Sensors & MicrosystemsRoom 207 A
Session chair: George Petracek, Atrium Capital, US
3:00P&E Automation,Inc
D. Bebb, P&E Automation, Inc., US
B. Choi, nanoLambda, US
3:20Blackrock Sensors Inc
J. Chance, Blackrock Sensors Inc., US
3:30MEMS Foundry Itzehoe GmbH
R. Dudde, MEMS Foundry Itzehoe GmbH, DE
3:00TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Materials, Chemicals & ProcessesRoom 207 B
Session chair: David Novak, Inventis Group, US
3:00ChemGreen Innovation Inc
M.N. Farooqi, ChemGreen Innovation Inc., CA
3:10GoNano Technologies
T. Kinkeade, GoNano Technologies, US
3:20MicroGREEN Polymers Inc
T. Malone, MicroGREEN Polymers Inc., US
3:30New Sky Energy
D. Little, New Sky Energy, US
3:40GraphicPak Corporation
J. Antongiovanni, GraphicPak Corporation, US
3:00TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Efficiency, Grid & TransportationRoom 207 C
Session chair: Cheemin Bo-Linn, Peritus Partners, Inc., US
3:00ThinkEco Inc
M. Shibata, ThinkEco, Inc., US
3:10EcoThermics Corporation
M. Rocke, EcoThermics Corporation, US
3:20Ener-G-Rotors, Inc
T. Eveleth, Ener-G-Rotors, Inc., US
3:30AC Research Lab, Inc
T. Vo, AC Research Lab, Inc., US
3:40Motiv Power Systems, Inc
J. Castelaz, Motiv Power Systems, Inc., US
3:50Tour Engine, Inc
O. Tour, Tour Engine, Inc., US
1:30Nanoparticles: Functional Nanoparticles and Their ApplicationRoom 303 A
Session chair: R.C. Flagan, Caltech, US and H. Wiggers, Univ. of Duisburg-Essen, DE
1:30Nanoenergetic Materials: Understanding Explosive Reactions at the Nanoscale (invited presentation)
M. Zachariah, University of Maryland, US
2:00Sol-gel Synthesis of Ferrite Foam Materials for H2 Generation from Water-Splitting Reaction
R. Bhosale, R. Shende, J. Puszynski, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, US
2:20Gas phase synthesis of silica nanoparticles in a hybrid microwave-plasma hot-wall reactor
A. Abdali, B. Moritz, H. Wiggers, C. Schulz, University of Duisburg-Essen, DE
2:40Au nanoparticles functionnalized by J-aggregates for highly efficient strong coupling applications
D. Djoumessi Lekeufack, A. Brioude, J. Bellessa, L. De Zeng, A.W. Coleman, P. Miele, Université Claude Bernard-Lyon 1, FR
3:00Nanogold and Nanosilver Wool: New Products for High Value Fashion Apparel and Functional Textiles
J. Johnston, K. Burridge, F. Kelly, A. Small, Victoria University of Wellington, NZ
1:30Nano Characterization SolutionsRoom 210 A
Session chair: Pierre Panine, Xenocs SA, FR
1:30Imaging three-dimensional microstructures fabricated by two-photon polymerization using CARS microscopy
T. Baldacchini, Newport Corporation, US
1:50Individual SiGe Nanowire Chemical Composition Depth Profiling and Surface Oxidation Analyzed by Auger Electron Spectroscopy
J.S. Hammond, U. Givan, D. Paul, F. Patolsky, Physical Electronics USA, US
2:10Advances in Helium Ion Microscopy for High Resolution Imaging and Material Modification
W. Thompson, J. Notte, L. Scipioni, M. Ananth, L. Stern, S. Sijbrandij, C. Sanford, Carl Zeiss SMT, US
2:30Size and Count of Nanoparticles by Scattering and Fluorescence Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis (NTA)
D. Griffiths, P. Hole, J. Smith, A. Malloy, B. Carr, NanoSight, US
2:50Size distribution determination of nanoparticles and nanosized pores by small-angle X-Ray scattering on a multi-purpose X-ray diffractometer platform
J. Bolze, S. Rekhi, K. Macchiarola, B. Litteer, PANalytical B.V., NL
3:10Effect of local curvature on the interaction between hydrophobic surfaces
P. Hansson, A. Swerin, E. Thormann, P.M. Claesson, J. Schoelkopf, P.A.C. Gane, YKI, Institute for surface chemistry, SE
1:30Electronic & Sensor Applications of Carbon Nanotubes IIRoom 303 C
Session chair: Wolfgang Bacsa, CEMES, Univ. of Toulouse, FR
1:30Biosensor circuits from single molecule electronics (invited presentation)
P.G. Collins, University of California, Irvine, US
1:50An Amplification Strategy to Label Free Opiate Drug Detection using Liquid-Gated Carbon Nanotubes Transistor
J.N. Tey, I.P.M. Wijaya, J. Wei, I. Rodriguez, S.G. Maisalkar, Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology, SG
2:10RNA Functionalized Carbon Nanotube for Chemical Sensing
M. Chen, S.A. Datta, S.M. Khamis, J.E. Fischer, A.T. Johnson Jr., Simmons College, US
2:30Incorporation of plasma modified multi-walled carbon nanotubes into TiO2 photoanode for dye-sensitized solar cells (DSSC)
Y.F. Chan, National Cheng Kung University, TW
2:50Aligned Carbon Nanotubes for Beyond-CMOS Electronics
C. Wang, K. Ryu, A. Badmaev, C. Zhou, University of Southern California, US
3:10Parylene-C Packaged Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Thin film Transistors
S. Selvarasah, X. Li, A. Busnaina, M.R. Dokmeci, Northeastern University, US
3:30Selective gas sensors based on carbon nanotube mats transistor obtained using automatic air-brush machine
P. Bondavalli, L. Gorintin, P. Legagneux, Thales Research and Technology, FR
1:30Electro/Magneto/Optical NanocompositesRoom 303 D
Session chair: Tom Twardowski, Twardowski Scientific, US
1:30Wide Area Deposition of Transparent Flexible Nanocomposites
T. Druffel, Optical Dynamics, US
1:50Fabrication and Characterization of the GaP/PGMA Polymer Nanocomposite for Advanced Light Emissive Device Structures
S.L. Pyshkin, J. Ballato, I. Luzinov, B. Zdyrko, Academy of Sciences, MD
2:10Preparation of nickel doped multi-functional micro-patternable polydimethylsiloxane nanocomposite polymer with characterization of its magnetic, electrical and mechanical properties for soft MEMS/Lab on a chip applications
A. Khosla, J.L. Korand, M. Haiducu, B.L. Gray, D.B. Leznoff, M. Parameswaran, Simon Fraser University, CA
2:30Carbon Nanocomposite Electrode for Electrostatic Precipitators
K. Alam, J. Morosko, D. Burton, Ohio University, US
2:50‘In situ polymerization and composite formation’ (IPCF): An important synthesis route in advanced materials science
K. Mallick, M.J. Witcomb, A.M. Strydom, Mintek, ZA
1:30Polymer Nanotech: Green ChemistryRoom 210 B
Session chair: Chris Tucker, Dow Chemicals, US
1:30Amphiphilic Polymeric Core-Shell Particles: Novel Synthetic Strategy and Potential Applications of the Particles
P. Li, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, CN
1:50Green Chemistry Derived Nanocomposite of Silver-modified Titania used for Disinfectant
J. Liu, I. Ramirez, S. Bashir, R. Mernaugh, Texas A&M University-Kingsville, US
2:10Environmental Friendly Synthesis of Polypyrrole within polymeric Nanotemplates-mechanism of polypyrrole synthesis
X. Li, A. Chan, M. Groves, C. Malardier-Jugroot, Royal Military College of Canada, CA
2:30Catalytic Conversion of Waste Carbon Monoxide to Valuable Chemicals & Materials
M. Slowik, Novomer, US
2:50Green and efficient hydroxylation of phenol using H2O2 catalyzed by coordination polymers
S.J.J. Titinchi, H.S. Abbo, University of the Western Cape, ZA
1:30MEMS Device Modeling IRoom 208 A
Session chair: Cy Wilson, NASA, US
1:30Modeling study of capacitance and gate current in strained High--K Metal gate technology: impact of Si/SiO2/HK interfacial layer and band structure model
D. Garetto, D. Rideau, E. Dornel, W.F. Clark, C. Tavernier, Y. Leblebici, A. Schmid, H. Jaouen, IBM France, FR
1:50A Sparse Grid based Collocation Method for Model Order Reduction of Finite Element Models of MEMS under Uncertainty
P.S. Sumant, H. Wu, A.C. Cangellaris, N. Aluru, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, US
2:10Calibration and Validation Procedure for Reliable and Predictive High-level Transducer Models Suited for System-level Design
R. Khalilyulin, G. Schrag, G. Wachutka, Munich University of Technology, DE
2:30An Online Electrostatics Modeling Tool for Microdevices with Dirichlet Boundary Conditions by Schwarz-Christoffel Mapping
F. Li, J.V. Clark, Purdue University, US
1:30Interactions of Biomolecules with Nanostructured SurfacesRoom 201 D
Session chair: Fiona Case, NSTI, US
1:30Time-Resolved Fluorescence Resonance Energy Transfer (TR-FRET) as an Analytical Tool for in situ Measurement of Adsorption and Dissociation of Proteins to Polystyrene and Semiconductor Nanoparticles (invited presentation)
S. Corry, W.L. Downey, Molecular Probes / Life Technologies, US
Canceled, Canceled, US
2:20Mechanisms of Interactions of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles with Proteins and Immune Receptors
P. Karmali, Y. Chao, E. Ruoslahti, D. Simberg, University of California San Diego, US
2:40Nanoporous Membranes for Medical Applications
R.J. Narayan, University of North Carolina and North Carolina State University, US
3:00Dry native protein assays on on 3D and 2D substrates by non-contact Laser-Induced-Forward Transfer LIFT process
S. Genov, I. Thurow, D. Riester, K. Borchers, T. Hirth, A. Weber, G.E.M. Tovar, University of Stuttgart & Fraunhofer Gesellschaft, DE
1:30Soft Nanostructures for Drug and Gene DeliveryRoom 201 C
Session chair: Khuloud Al-Jamal, University of London, UK
1:30Formation of Drug Nanoparticles from Microemulsions
S. Magdassi, K. Margulis-Goshen, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, IL
1:50Controlling Cellular Uptake by Surface Chemistry, Size, and Surface Topology at the Nanoscale
G. Battaglia, University of Sheffield, UK
2:10Modified glycol chitosan nanocarriers carry hydrophobic materials into tumours
A. Raza, M. de-la Fuente, I.F. Uchegbu, A. Schätzlein, Nuclear Medicines Oncology & Radiotherapy Institute, PK
2:30Magnetoliposomes: Stability of Magnetic Nanoparticles in Suspension for drug delivery
T. Sen, S.J. Sheppard, T. Mercer, A. Elhissi, University of Central Lancashire, UK
2:50Water Soluble Carotenoid Conjugates with Oligo- and Polysaccharides. Synergy of Drug Transport and Efficacy
N.E. Polyakov, T.V. Leshina, E.S. Meteleva, A.V. Dushkin, T.A. Konovalova, L.D. Kispert, University of Alabama, US
1:30Bio Sensors: Detection TechnologiesRoom 201 B
Session chair: Srinivas Iyer, Los Alamos National Labs, US
1:30Magnetic Nanotag-based Immunoassay for Multiplex Mycotoxin Detection
A.C. Mak, S. Osterfeld, H. Yu, S. Wang, R.W. Davis, O.A. Jejelowo, N. Pourmand, Stanford University, US
1:50Magnetic lab-on-a-chip devices for multiplexed diagnostics
T. Mitrelias, K. Vyas, B. Hong, J.R. Jeong, J.J. Palfreyman, T. Trypiniotis, T.J. Hayward, P.A. Robertson, J. Cooper, C.H.W. Barnes, University of Cambridge, UK
2:10Integrated lab-on-a-chip Influenza diagnostic designed for low cost manufacturing
A.F. Sauer-Budge, P.L. Mirer, A. Chatterjee, C.M. Klapperich, A. Sharon, Fraunhofer USA, US
2:30A comparative study on sensitivity for biomolecular detection between gold nanoparticles coated and uncoated gold thin film using spectroscopic ellipsometry
R.S. Moirangthem, Y.-C. Chang, S.-H. Hsu, P.-K. Wei, Research Center for Applied Sciences, TW
2:50Gene Expression Profiling Using Atomic Force Microscopy
C. Hsueh, J. Reed, J.K. Gimzewski, Univeristy of California, Los Angeles, US
1:30EHS: Nanoparticle Interactions, Biocompatibility & Toxicity IIRoom 201 A
Session chair: Clayton Teague, NNCO and Rashi Iyer, Los Alamos National Labs, US
1:30The Effect of Nanoparticles on Bacteriophage Infection
A.L. Nickel, M.L. Pedulla, R.K. Kasinath, Montana Tech, US
1:50A Non-contact Co-Culture Model of Peripheral Neural Cells for Nanotoxicity, Tissue Engineering and Pathophysiological Studies
A. Jaiswal, Y.Y.W. Wong, A. Bhushan, C. Daniels, J.C.K. Lai, Idaho State University, US
2:10Gold nanoparticles cellular toxicity and recovery
T. Mironava, M. Hadjiargyroy, M.H. Rafailovich, SUNY at Stony Brook, US
2:30Alternative Models for Nano Toxicology Assesment
R. Iyer, Los Alamos National Laboratory, US
1:30NanoFab: Carbon Nanostructuring; Fabrication of Organic NanostructuresRoom 210 C
Session chair: Aaron Stein, Brookhaven National Lab, US
1:30DNA Nanostructures (invited presentation)
B. Sherman, Brookhaven, US
1:50Nanoscale Graphene Lithography Using an Atomic Force Microscope
K. Kumar, E.H. Yang, Stevens Institute of Technology, US
2:10Measurement of Figure of Merit for a Single β-Silicon Carbide Nanowire by the Four-Point Three-ω Method
T.Y. Choi, University of North Texas, US
2:30Nanotube Lithography (invited presentation)
Y.H. Wang, University of Maryland, US
1:00MEMS-Based Systems Solutions and Integration ApproachesRoom 205 AB
Session chair: Roger Grace, Roger Grace Associates, US
1:00Welcome and Introduction
R. Grace, Roger Grace Associates, US
1:10Research Trajectories of Microsystems for Health-Care and Environmental Sensing (keynote)
Y. Gianchandani, University of Michigan Wireless Integrated Microsystems Center, US
1:40Recent Progress in MEMS Process Integration for Optical and Microfluidic Applications
P. Lin, Touch Micro-system Technology, TW
2:00Systems Approach to Inertial Motion Tracking
C. Lucien, Hillcrest Laboratories, US
2:20Overcoming the Challenges of Using Gyroscopes for Motion Sensing in Pointing Device Applications
T. Kelliher, Movea, US
1:30Inkjet Technologies IIRoom 210 D
Session chair: Chris Menzel, Dimatix, US
1:30Novel Dynamic Volume Control in Jetting of Complex Fluids
G.E. Mårtensson, Mydata Automation AB, SE
2:00Ink Jet Printing Electronics and Optical Devices
S. Ready, Palo Alto Research Center, Inc, US
2:20Inkjet Printed Devices for Armament Applications
J.L. Zunino III, D.P. Schmidt, A.M. Petrock, B.E. Fuchs, U.S. Army, US
2:40Printed sensor and liquid actuation on natural fiber based substrate
J.J. Saarinen, P. Ihalainen, A. Määttänen, R. Bollström, J. Peltonen, Abo Akademi University, FI
1:30Micro & Nano Reliability IIRoom 206 A
Session chair: Jürgen Keller, AMIC GmbH and Bernd Michel, Fraunhofer IZM, DE
1:30Advanced Virtual Qualification Methods to Reduce the Time-to-Market of Microelectronic Assemblies
M.H. Shirangi, M. Koyuncu, J. Keller, B. Michel, Bosch Mahle TS GmbH, DE
1:50A Multiscale Modeling Approach for Microelectronic Packaging Applications
N. Iwamoto, O. Hölck, S. Noijen, B. Wunderle, S. Todd, Honeywell Specialty Materials, US
2:10A Novel In-situ Force Measurement Method for Real Solder Joints Fatigue Evaluation
M. Roellig, R. Metasch, K. Meier, Fraunhofer Institute for Non-Destructive Testing, DE
2:30Networking in Micro/Nano Reliability Research Encouraged by EUCEMAN, the European Center for Micro- and Nanoreliability
B. Michel, J. Hammacher, T. Winkler, E. Kaulfersch, Fraunhofer ENAS, DE
2:50Tin Whisker Mitigation – A Nanotechnology Enabled Solution
M. Yang, R. Fink, N. Jiang, J.P. Novak, Applied Nanotech, Inc., US
1:30FutureH2O: Water Storage & Supply InfrastructureRoom 204 C
Session chair: Angela Adams, Beureau of Reclamation, US
1:30Applying Smart Technology to Water Storage & Supply Infrastructure
P. Williams, IBM, US
1:50A New Framework for Making Renewal/Rehabilitation Decisions for Aging Water Infrastructure
V. Nelson, Coaltion for Alternative Wastewater Treatment, US
2:10Using Groundwater Storage Systems in Large-Scale Water Management
C. Cullom, Central Arizona Water Conservation District, US
2:30Constructed wetlands for management of desalting concentrates
P. Frank, CH2MHILL, US
1:30Grid Storage: State of IndustryRoom 203 AB
Session chair: Mindi Farber-DeAnda, SAIC, US
-J. Lin, CA Energy Storage Alliance, US
-F. Goodman, Sempra Utilities, US
-S. Tobias, National Grid, US
-S. Clarke, Applied Intellectual Capital, US
1:30Solar: Novel Technologies and Materials for Advanced PerformanceRoom 204 A
Session chair: Mike Masquelier, Redspan, US
1:30From Qualification Testing Towards Service Life Assessment of PV-modules
M. Koehl, Fraunhofer-Institut für Solare Energiesysteme ISE, DE
1:50Overview of Photovoltaic R&D Trends and DuPont Focus Areas
T.R. Earnest Jr., J.A. Sternberg, DuPont Photovoltaic Solutions (DPVS), US
2:10Concentration Photovoltaic Technology
E. Chen, Everphoton, TW
2:30Improving CPV Performance and Reliability with a Nano-Engineered Thermal Management Material
N. Jiang, R. Fink, J.P. Novak, Y. Li, Applied Nanotech, Inc., US
2:50Characterization of c-Si, Thin Film a-Si, and CIGS Solar Materials using SIMS, TOF-SIMS, TEM, Auger and GDMS
G. Mount, R. Michel, U. Sharma, J. Moskito, K. Putyera, L. Wang, T. Buyuklimanli, Evans Analytical Group, US
3:10Improving the conversion efficiency of the polycrystalline silicon thin film solar cells by rapid thermal annealing and hydrogen plasma treatment
Y.J. Lee, D.J. Lee, I.M. Sung, J.H. Baek, M.S. Hwang, J.M. Jo, K.H. Kim, S.H. Roh, Y.H. Lee, S.W. Lee, D.J. Kim, K.S. Lim, TG Solar Corporation, KR
3:00BreakFoyer 2nd Floor
3:30Nanoparticles: Stability of NanoparticlesRoom 303 A
Session chair: M.R. Zachariah, University of Maryland, US and D. Segets, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, DE
3:30New ripening mechanism for silver and gold nanorods in aqueous solution
D. Segets, C. Damm, G. Yang, E. Spiecker, W. Peukert, Friedrich-Alexander-University, DE
3:50The Mechanochemical Formation of Functionalized Semiconductor Nanoparticles for Electronic and Superhydrophobic Surface Applications
B.S. Mitchell, M.J. Fink, Tulane University, US
4:10Synthesis of Soluble Inorganic Oxide Nanoparticles and Organic-Inorganic Nanocomposites
H.-S. Ryang, APS Laboratory, US
4:30Ionic Liquids - Novel Tenside like Materials for size controlled Preparation of Nanoparticles and safe-to-handle Nanoparticle Dispersions
T.F. Beyersdorff, F.M. Stiemke, A. Willm, T.J.S. Schubert, Iolitec - Ionic Liquids Technologies GmbH, DE
4:50Electron instabilities in nanoclusters, nanostructures and inhomogeneous nanomaterials: bottom up approach
A. Kocharian, California State University, Los Angeles, US
5:10Durability of Pt/MWCNT Nanocatalyst in High Temperature H3PO4/PBI PEMFC
F. Buazarand, H. Khaledib, K. Almoora, Q. Lia, T. Steenbergc, J.O. Jensen, N.J. Bjerruma, technical university of denmark(DTU), DK
3:30Natural NanocompositesRoom 210 B
Session chair: Tom Twardowski, Twardowski Scientific, US
3:30Renewable and Naturally Derived Nanocomposites (invited presentation)
A. Ek, SweTree Technologies, SE
4:00The physical properties of zein nanoclay hybrid resin as a base for zein nanoclay films
J. Luecha, N. Sozer, J.L. Kokini, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, US
4:20Nanopalladium – Wool: A Novel Fibre for Multifunctional Textiles
C. Fonseca-Paris, J.H. Johnston, Victoria University of Wellington, NZ
4:40Novel Nanocomposites: Hierarchically Ordered Porous Silica for the Immobilisation of Enzyme as Bio-catalyst
Y. Sen, T. Sen, University of Central Lancashire, UK
5:00Surface Modification and Performance Analysis of Jute Based Nanophased Green Composite
M.K. Hossain, M.W. Dewan, M. Hosur, S. Jeelani, V. Rangari, Tuskegee University, US
3:30MEMS Device Modeling IIRoom 208 A
Session chair: Cy Wilson, NASA, US
3:30Dynamic Compact Thermal Model of an Electrothermal Micromirror Based on Transmission Line Theory
S. Pal, H. Xie, University of Florida, US
3:50Passive Temperature-Compensation of MEM Resonators
X. Rottenberg, R. Jansen, S. Stoffels, J. De Coster, W. De Raedt, H.A.C. Tilmans, IMEC, BE
4:10Improved Modeling of the Comb Drive Levitation Effect
F. Li, J.V. Clark, Purdue University, US
4:30Finite Element Modeling and Analysis of CMOS-SAW Sensors
O. Tigli, M.E. Zaghloul, Washington State University Vancouver, US
3:30Nanostructured Bio Supports & ScaffoldsRoom 201 D
Session chair: Fiona Case, NSTI, US
3:30Construction and properties of zein-based cell supports and scaffolds
G.W. Padua, Q. Wang, Y. Wang, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, US
3:50Atomic Force Microscopy of Vascular Stents and Other Bio-implants: Extracting Meaningful Nano-scale Information
F.M. Serry, R.D. Serry, Serry Enterprises, Inc., US
4:10Chitosan Membrane in Combinations with Nanoparticles and Adriamycin as a Treatment to Inhibit Glioma Growth and Migration
S.W. Leung, W. Gao, H. Gu, A. Bhushan, J.C.K. Lai, Idaho State University, US
3:30Bio Sensors: Diagnostics & ImagingRoom 201 B
Session chair: Srinivas Iyer, Los Alamos National Labs, US
3:30Plasmonic biosensors with silica-coated silver nanoparticles
G.A. Sotiriou, T. Sannomiya, A. Teleki, J. Vörös, S.E. Pratsinis, Particle Technology Laboratory, ETH Zurich, CH
3:50Nanoparticle size and shape evaluation using the TSOM optical microscopy method
R. Attota, R.M. Silver, A. Vladar, NIST, US
4:10Counting and Sizing of Virus and Protein Aggregates by Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis (NTA)
D. Griffiths, P. Hole, J. Smith, A. Malloy, B. Carr, NanoSight, US
4:30Electrospray –Differential Mobility Analysis: A Probe for Nanoparticle and Protein Colloidal Stability and Kinetics
D-H. Tsai, S. Guha, L.F. Pease, R.A. Zangmeister, M.J. Tarlov, M.R. Zachariah, University of Maryland and NIST, US
4:50AuAg-alloy-nanoprobes for specific nucleic acid detection
G. Doria, M. Larguinho, J.T. Dias, E. Pereira, R. Franco, P. Baptista, CIGMH/DCV & REQUIMTE/DQ, PT
3:30Novel Nanoparticle Approaches for Drug and Gene DeliveryRoom 201 C
Session chair: Matt Laudon, NSTI, US
3:30Enhanced Cytotoxicity of Doxorubicin Conjugated to Ultrasmall Au Nanoparticles
E. Zhang, K. Ntumba, J. Nadeau, McGill University, CA
3:50Novel mesoporous silicon particles as an efficient sustained delivery system for antibiotics
I. Yazdi, C. Chiappini, B. Weiner, M. Ferrari, E. Tasciotti, The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston, US
4:10Delivery of Camptothecin to Cancer Cells with Silica Nanoparticles
P. Botella, I. Abasolo, C. Muniesa, J. Ruiz, Y. Fernández, M. Quesada, A. Corma, S. Schwartz Jr., INSTITUTO DE TECNOLOGIA QUIMICA (UPV-CSIC), ES
4:30Enhanced cellular internalisation and gene silencing with a series of cationic dendron-multiwalled carbon nanotube:siRNA complexes
K.T. Al-Jamal, F.M. Toma, A. Yilmazer, H. Ali-Boucetta, A. Nunes, M.A. Herrero, B. Tian, A. Bianco, M. Prato, K. Kostarelos, The School of Pharmacy, UK
4:50Stem cell-directed theranostic nanovectors for cancer intervention
J.O. Martinez, F. Amaya, R. Serda, X. Liu, M. Ferrari, M.G. Kolonin, E. Tasciotti, The University of Texas Health Science Center - Houston, US
3:30EHS: Nanoparticle Interactions, Biocompatibility & Toxicity IIIRoom 201 A
Session chair: Rashi Iyer, Los Alamos National Labs, US
3:30Nanotechnology Safety: Advances in nanomaterials regulation in Europe and best practice for risk assessment and safe handling
S.M. Hankin, R.J. Aitken, Institute of Occupational Medicine, UK
3:50Labeling Nanotechnology Products: Why, When and How
N. Horne, D. Bowman, S. Foss Hansen, University of California Berkeley, US
4:10Applying Basic Risk Management Principles to Nanomaterial Processes
C.L. Geraci, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, US
4:30A Scenario-Based Life Cycle Approach to Nanoscale Research Integration
M. Philbrick, University of California, Berkeley, US
4:50Lessons learned from the field, how to protect yourself from occupational exposure to engineered nanomaterials
L.L. Hodson, C.L. Geraci. M. Methner, C. Crawford, CDC/NIOSH, US
3:30International Standards Creation and Compliance in NanotechnologyRoom 202 A
Session chair: William S. Rogers, Day Pitney
-J.A. Clark, Day Pitney LL, US
-S.R. Amdt, Exponent, Inc., US
-R.C. Pleus, Intertox, Inc., US
-M.E. Marrapese, Keller and Heckman, US
-C. Teague, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office, US
3:30NanoFab: Nanofabrication Development - Techniques and FacilitiesRoom 210 C
Session chair: Guy DeRose, Caltech, US
3:30The Application of the Fixed Beam Moving Stage (FBMS) Lithography Mode and the Metrology Toolset to Fabricate and Measure Waveguide Coupling Devices
J. E. Sanabia, J. Klingfus, M. Aktary, Raith USA, Inc., US
3:50The Challenges Facing Open Access Nanofabrication Facilities
R. Hicks, Australian National Fabrication Facility, AU
4:10Influence of resist composition on demolding force in UV nanoimprint lithography
A. Amirsadeghi, J. Lee, S. Park, Louisiana State University, US
4:30Maskless Lithography Using Patterned Amorphous Silicon Layer Induced by Femtosecond Laser Irradiation
A. Kiani, K. Venkatakrishnan, B. Tan, Ryerson University, CA
4:50Characterization of an ultra high aspect ratio electron beam resist for nano-lithography
S. Lewis, D. Jeanmaire, V. Haynes, L. Piccirillo, The University of Manchester, UK
3:00MEMS-Based Systems Solutions and Integration ApproachesRoom 205 AB
Session chair: Roger Grace, Roger Grace Associates, US
3:00Wafer Bonding as a Key Technology for 3D Integration of MEMS and Electronics (invited)
M. Wiemer, J. Braeuer, D. Wuensch, T. Gessner, Fraunhofer Research Institution for Electronic NanoSystems, DE
3:20Wafer-Level Testing of MEMS Devices in Controlled Vacuum Environment
A. Rumiantsev, S. Giessmann, F.-M. Werner, F. Coccetti, L. Bary, Cascade Microtech and MEMUNITY, DE
3:40Challenges and New Strategies for Inertial MEMS Testing
L. Zana, M. Tschirky, Acutronic, US
3:30Inkjet Technologies IIIRoom 210 D
Session chair: Chris Menzel, Dimatix, US
3:30Rapid Metallization of Silver and Copper Nano Inks by Surface Wave Plasma Sintering
J.M. Cho, Y.I. Lee, Y.A. Song, T.H. Kim, S.E. Kim, D.H. Kim, Samsung Electro-mechanics, Co. Ltd., KR
3:50Stable colloidal dispersion of luminescing silicon nanoparticles for inkjet printing
A. Gupta, A.S.G. Khalil, M. Winterer, H. Wiggers, Universität Duisburg-Essen, DE
4:10Optimising the properties of TIPS-pentacene: polystyrene thin film transistors by inkjet printing
M.-B. Madec, P.J. Smith, J.G. Korvink, S.G. Yeates, University of Manchester, UK
4:30Ink-jet printed ZnO Nanoparticle Thin Films for Sensing Applications
S. Hartner, A.S.G. Khalil, M. Ali, M. Winterer, H. Wiggers, University Duisburg-Essen, DE
3:30Micro & Nano Reliability IIIRoom 206 A
Session chair: Jürgen Keller, AMIC GmbH and Bernd Michel, Fraunhofer IZM, DE
3:30Adhesion of moulding compounds. Can material pre-selection increase the reliability of electronic components?
R. Pufall, B. Michel, E. Kaulfersch, Infineon Technology AG, DE
3:50Influence of moisture on humidity sensitive material parameters of microelectonic relevant polymers
H. Walter, E. Dermitzaki, B. Wunderle, B. Michel, Fraunhofer IZM, DE
4:10fibDAC Stress Relief – a Novel Stress Measurement Approach for Semiconductor BEoL Structures
D. Vogel, A. Gollhardt, J. Keller, B. Michel, Fraunhofer ENAS, DE
4:30Monte Carlo Modeling Of Electrical Breakdown In Layered Capacitors
E. Furman, G. Sethi, B. Koch, M. Lanagan, Pennsylvania State University, US
4:50Advanced In- and Out-off plane High Resolution X-ray Strain Analysis on MEMS
A. Neels, A. Dommann, CSEM, CH
3:30Energy Storage: Top TechnologiesRoom 203 AB
Session chair: Wayne Gears, CAMG, US
3:30Constructed wetlands for management of desalting concentrates
J. Heinzmann, Altairnano, Inc., US
3:50Lead-acid Battery to Lithium-ion Battery for Load Leveling of Renewable Energy
M. Hiratani, Shin-Kobe Electric Machinery Co., Ltd., JP
4:10Flywheel Clean Energy Storage; Facility, Mobility and Beyond
C. Williamson, Pentadyne Power Corporation, US
4:30Materials Science and 21st Century Market Disruption
C. Wheaton, EnerG2, US
4:00TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Remediation, Purification & Alternative FuelsRoom 207 A
Session chair: Armin Volkel, PARC, US
4:00Solegria Solutions, LLC
J. Black, Solegria Solutions, LLC, US
S.P. Sims, EnerGreenCo, US
4:20FlexEnergy LLC
P. Fukumoto, FlexEnergy LLC, US
4:30Natural State Research, Inc
M. Sarker, Natural State Research, Inc., US
4:40Power Ecalene Fuels, Inc
G. Jackson, Power Ecalene Fuels, Inc., US
4:00TechConnect Ventures: Cleantech Renewable PowerRoom 207 B
Session chair: Purnesh Seegopaul, Pangaea Ventures, US
4:00Hawaii Oceanic Technology, Inc
P. Troy, Hawaii Oceanic Technology, Inc., US
B. Hammer, Hydrovolts, US
4:20Windation Energy Systems
M. Sheihkrezai, Windation Energy Systems, US
4:30Sky WindPower
L. Shepard, Sky WindPower, US
H. Treichel, Sunsonix, US
4:50Prism Solar Technologies
J. Barry, Prism Solar Technologies, Inc., US
5:00SkyBuilt Power
D. Muchow, SkyBuilt Power, US
4:00Panel Discussion - Integration and Disintegration from a Design for Manufacturing and Test PerspectiveRoom 205 AB
Session chair: Roger Grace, Roger Grace Associates, US
-J. Brown, MEMS and Nano Exchange, US
-K. Lightman, MEMS Industry Group, US
-W. McCulley, InterMEMS, US
5:00TechConnect Investment Networking Reception - Second FloorFoyer 2nd Floor

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