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Fall 2006 logo2006 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

November 27 - December 1, 2006 | Boston
Meeting Chairs:
 Babu R. Chalamala, Louis J. Terminello, Helena Van Swygenhoven

 

Symposium DD : Mechanics of Biological and Bio-Inspired Materials

2006-11-27   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Kalpana Katti North Dakota State University
Christian Hellmich Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien)
Christopher Viney University of California-Merced
Ulrike Wegst Max-Planck-Institut for Metals Research
DD1:Cellular Mechanics
Session Chairs
Kalpana Katti
Christopher Viney
Monday AM, November 27, 2006
Back Bay D (Sheraton)

9:00 AM - DD1.1
AFM in Study of Mechanics of Cancer and Aging Human Cells.

Igor Sokolov 1 , Swaminathan Iyer 1 , Ravi Gaikwad 1 , Craig Woodworth 2 , Venkatesh Subba-Rao 1
1 Physics, Chemistry, Clarkson University, Potsdam, New York, United States, 2 Biology, Clarkson University, Potsdam, New York, United States

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9:15 AM - **DD1.2
Multi-scale Mechanics of the Cytoskeleton of Human Red Blood Cell and Some Connections to Disease States.

Subra Suresh 1 , Ming Dao 2 , Ju Li 3
1 Division of Biological Engineering and Dept of Materials Science and Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States

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9:45 AM - DD1.3
Stress Heterogeneities in Biological Networks.

Alexandre Kabla 1 , David Vader 1 , David Weitz 1 , L. Mahadevan 1
1 DEAS, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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10:00 AM - DD1.4
Interaction Forces and Mechanics of Cellular Membranes using Novel Atomic Force Microscopy Probes.

Benjamin Almquist 1 , Nicholas Melosh 1
1 Materials Science & Engineering, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California, United States

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10:15 AM - DD1.5
Adhesion Kinetics and Mechanics of a Biomimetic Cell on a Substrate Surface Mediated by Receptor-Ligand Binding.

Yong-Wei Zhang 1 2 , Ping Liu 2 , Qianhua Cheng 2 , Chun Lu 2
1 Materials Science and Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore Singapore, 2 , Institute of High Performance Computing, Singapore Singapore

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10:30 AM - *
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11:00 AM - **DD1.6
Understanding Smart Organic Materials (The Living Cell) with Inorganic Materials.

Philip LeDuc 1
1 , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

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11:30 AM - DD1.7
Indentation to Probe Atelectasis in Mammalian Lung.

Maricris Silva 1 , Melissa Hoyos 1 , Andrew Gouldstone 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States

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11:45 AM - DD1.8
Direct Observation of the Mechanical Properties from Normal and Cancerous Keratinocytes.

Nadine Pernodet 1 , Kristin Hall 2 , Marcia Simon 1 , Michael Vaccariello 1 , Crystalee Forbes 2 , Miriam Rafailovich 1
1 Materials Science & Engineering, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States, 2 , Smithtown High School East, Smithtown, New York, United States

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12:00 PM - DD1.9
Modeling of Large Deformation Behavior of Red Blood Cells.

Long Xiao 1 , H. Qi 1
1 Mechanical , University of Colorado, Boulder, Boulder, Colorado, United States

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12:30 PM - DD1.11
Effect of Cross-Linking on the Elastic Properties of Fiber Networks: A 3D Discrete Modeling Approach.

Florent Dalmas 1 , Camilla Mohrdieck 2
1 , Max Planck Institute for Metals Research, Stuttgart Germany, 2 Dept. of Metals Research, University of Stuttgart, Stuttgart Germany

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12:45 PM - DD1.12
Mechanical Property Variation in Mouse Cortical Bone.

Sara Campbell 1 , Virginia Ferguson 1
1 Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, United States

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DD2:Tissue Mechanics I
Session Chairs
Christian Hellmich
Ulrike Wegst
Monday PM, November 27, 2006
Back Bay D (Sheraton)

2:30 PM - **DD2.1
Whole Tooth Structure-Function Relations: Mapping Nanoscale Displacements During Loading of Human Teeth.

Steve Weiner 1 , Paul Zaslansky 1 , Asher Friesem 2 , Ron Shahar 3
1 Structural Biology, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot Israel, 2 Dept of Physics and complex Systems, Weizmann Institute, Rehovot Israel, 3 Koret School of Vetinary Medicine, Hebrew University, Rehovot Israel

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3:00 PM - DD2.2
Mechanical Response in Porcelain Veneered Prostheses in an Artificial Mouth.

Yu Zhang 1 , Bongok Kim 1 , Jae Won Kim 1 , Mitch Pines 1 , Van Thompson 1 , Dianne Rekow 1
1 Biomaterials, New York University College of Dentistry, New York, New York, United States

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3:15 PM - DD2.3
Quasistatic and Dynamic Microscale Poroviscoelasticity of Cartilage.

Lin Han 1 , Jacqueline Greene 1 , Han-Hwa Hung 2 , Eliot Frank 2 , Alan Grodzinsky 3 4 5 , Christine Ortiz 1 5
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Center for Biomedical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 4 Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 5 Biological Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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3:30 PM -
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4:30 PM - **DD2.4
Nature Designs Tough Collagen: Explaining the Nanostructure of Collagen Fibrils.

Markus Buehler 1
1 Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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5:00 PM - DD2.5
Investigating the Interfacial Interactions Between Organic and Inorganic Phases and Their Influence on the Mechanics of Organic Phase in Natural Bone.

Rahul Bhowmik 1 , Kalpana Katti 1 , Dinesh Katti 1
1 Civil Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota, United States

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5:15 PM - DD2.6
Multi-scale Modeling of Human Coritical Bone: Aging and Failure Studies.

Elisa Budyn 1 , Thierry Hoc 2
1 MIE, UIC, Chicago, Illinois, United States, 2 Department of Material Science, Ecole Centrale Paris, Chatenay Malabry France

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5:30 PM - DD2.7
Biomolecular Origin of Rate-Dependent Deformation of Prismatic Enamel.

Jikou Zhou 1 , Luke Hsiung 1
1 Chemistry and Materials Science Directorate, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States

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5:45 PM - DD2.8
The Temporal Evolution of the Poroviscoelastic Behavior of Individual Cartilage Chondrocytes and Their Pericellular Matrix Cultured in vitro.

Bo Bae Lee 1 , Lin Han 1 , Eliot Frank 2 , Alan Grodzinsky 3 4 5 , Christine Ortiz 1 5
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Massachussetts Instittute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Center for Biomedical Engineering, Massachussetts Instittute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Electrical Engineering and Computer Science , Massachussetts Instittute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 4 Mechanical Engineering , Massachussetts Instittute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 5 Biological Engineering, Massachussetts Instittute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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DD3: Poster Session: Tissue Mechanics II
Session Chairs
Christopher Viney
Ulrike Wegst
Monday PM, November 27, 2006
Exhibition Hall D (Hynes)

9:00 PM - DD3.1
Determining Beta Sheet Crystallinity in Silks Films.

Xiao Hu 1 , David Kaplan 2 , Peggy Cebe 1
1 Physics Department, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Biomedical Engineering, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - DD3.10
Micromechanical Measurements on Chemomechanical Protein Aggregates.

Andreas Heilmann 1 , Stefan Schwan 1 , Andreas Cismak 1 , Uwe Spohn 1
1 , Fraunhofer-Institute for Mechanics of Materials, Halle (Saale) Germany

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9:00 PM - DD3.12
A Recombinant Fibroin Fused with a Mitogenic Protein: A Novel Biomaterial Prepared from Silk Fibers of Transgenic Silkworms Expressing a Recombinant Fusion Protein of Fibroin and Human Fibroblast Growth Factor.

Rika Hino 1 2 , Masahiro Tomita 1 , Katsutoshi Yoshizato 1 2
1 Yoshizato Project, Cooperative Link of Unique Science and Technology for Economy Revitalization, Hiroshima Prefectural Institute of Industrial Science and Technology, Higashihiroshima, Hiroshima, Japan, 2 Department of Biological Science, Graduate School of Science, Hiroshima University, Higashihiroshima , Hiroshima, Japan

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9:00 PM - DD3.13
Fracture Behavior and Shear Resistance of Lobster Cuticle.

Christoph Sachs 1 , Helge Fabritius 1 , Dierk Raabe 1
1 Microstructure Physics and Metal Forming, Max-Planck-Institut fuer Eisenforschung, Duesseldorf Germany

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9:00 PM - DD3.14
Structure and Formation of the Cuticle of Woodlice - Tough Biomineralized Structures in Animals.

Frank Neues 1 , Alexander Becker 1 , Andreas Ziegler 2 , Matthias Epple 1
1 Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen Germany, 2 Department of Electron Microscopy, University of Ulm, Ulm Germany

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9:00 PM - DD3.16
Contact Mechanics of Biomechanical Dental Crown Layers.

Sanjit Bhowmick 1 , Juan José Meléndez-Martínez 2 , Ilja Hermann 1 , Brian Lawn 1
1 MSEL, NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF STANDARDS AND TECHNOLOGY (NIST), Gaithersburg, Maryland, United States, 2 Departamento de Física, Facultad de Ciencias, Universidad de Extremadura, Badajoz Spain

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9:00 PM - DD3.17
Nanoscale Imaging and Binding Kinetics of Receptors on Living and Chemically Fixed Cell Surfaces.

Sunyoung Lee 1 , Krystyn Van Vliet 1
1 Materials Science & Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - DD3.18
Indentation of an Elastic Half-Space Covered with a Tensed Membrane - Analysis and Experimental Implications.

Jae Kim 1 , Andrew Gouldstone 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States

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9:00 PM - DD3.19
Mechanical Design of Scales from the Ancient Armored Fish Polypterus Senegalus.

Benjamin Bruet 1 , Jae Choi 1 , Emily Chen 1 , Jin Kim 1 , Joan Mao 1 , Mark Mascaro 1 , Emily Pfeiffer 1 , Christine Ortiz 1
1 Material Science and Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - DD3.2
The Effect of Organic and Water Content on the Mechanical Properties of Murine Incisal Enamel.

Marta Baldassarri 1 2 , Henry Margolis 1 , Elia Beniash 1
1 Biomineralization, Forsyth Institute, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Mechanics, Polytechnique University of Marche, Ancona Italy

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9:00 PM - DD3.20
Study on the Nanomechanical Properties of Hyaline and Repair Cartilage.

Karsten Durst 1 , Oliver Franke 1 , Kolja Gelse 2 , Mathias Göken 1
1 Materials Science, University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen Germany, 2 Experimental Medicine , University Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen Germany

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9:00 PM - DD3.21
Quantifying Cell Reorganizations During Morphogenesis.

Guy Blanchard 2 , Alexandre Kabla 1 , L. Mahadevan 1 , Richard Adams 2
2 Department of Physiology, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom, 1 DEAS, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - DD3.22
Nanomechanical Characterization of Fiber Reinforced Type I Collagen.

Xiaodong Li 1 , Xinnan Wang 1 , Yongda Yan 1 3 , Michael Yost 2 , Shen Dong 3
1 Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, United States, 3 Department of Mechanical Engineering, Harbin Institute of Technology, Harbin, Heilongjiang, China, 2 Department of Surgery, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, United States

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9:00 PM - DD3.23
Nanomechanics of Small Volume Tissue Samples: Murine Cartilage.

Lin Han 1 , Han-Hwa Hung 2 , Anna Plaas 3 , Wendy Anemaet 4 , Christine Ortiz 1 7 , Alan Grodzinsky 5 6 7
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Center for Biomedical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Internal Medicine, Division of Rheumatology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, United States, 4 School of Aging Studies, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, United States, 7 Biological Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 5 Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 6 Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - DD3.24
Polyelectrolyte Multilayers with Tunable Young’s Modulus: Influence of Film Stiffness on Cell Adhesion.

Catherine Picart 1 2 , Aurore Schneider 2
1 Department of Biology and Health, University of Montpellier 2, Montpellier France, 2 , University Louis Pasteur, Strasbourg France

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9:00 PM - DD3.3
Time Dependent Nanomechanical Response of Nacre.

Bedabibhas Mohanty 1 , Devendra Verma 1 , Kalpana Katti 1 , Dinesh Katti 1
1 Civil Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota, United States

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9:00 PM - DD3.4
Real-time Atomic Force Microscopy Imaging of Dibucaine-induced Conformational Changes in Model Membrane.

Gabriela Lorite 1 , Eneida Paula 2 , Mônica Cotta 1
1 Departamento de Física Aplicada, Instituto de Física Gleb Wataghin - UNICAMP, Campinas Brazil, 2 Departamento de Bioquímica, Instituto de Biologia - UNICAMP, Campinas Brazil

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9:00 PM - DD3.5
Correlating the Nanoscale Mechanical, Chemical and Structural Properties of Small Animal Bones.

N Beril Kavukcuoglu 1 , Shiva Kotha 3 , Adrian Mann 1 2
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States, 3 School of Dentistry, University of Missouri, Kansas City, Missouri, United States, 2 Biomedical Engineering, Rutgers University , Piscataway, New Jersey, United States

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9:00 PM - DD3.7
The Skeleton and Pharyngeal Teeth of Zebrafish (Danio rerio) as a Model of Biomineralization in Vertebrates.

Frank Neues 1 , Peter Gaengler 2 , Wolfgang Arnold 2 , Jens Fischer 3 , Felix Beckmann 4 , Matthias Epple 1
1 Institute of Inorganic Chemistry, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen Germany, 2 University of Witten/Herdecke, Faculty of Dental Medicine, Witten Germany, 3 Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Hannover Medical School, Hannover Germany, 4 Institute for Materials Research, GKSS Research Center Geesthacht, Geesthacht Germany

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9:00 PM - DD3.8
Shape and Function of Gecko Foot-hair for Wall Mobility.

Jose Berengueres 1 , Shigeki Saito 2
1 International Development Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Tokyo-to, Japan, 2 Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Tokyo-to, Japan

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9:00 PM - DD3.9
Ultrastructural Mechanical and Material Characterization of Fossilized Bone.

Sara Campbell 1 , Virginia Ferguson 1 , Michelle Oyen 2 3
1 Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, United States, 2 Department of Materials, Queen Mary, University of London, London, E1 4NS, United Kingdom, 3 Engineering, Cambridge University, Cambridge United Kingdom

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2006-11-28   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Kalpana Katti North Dakota State University
Christian Hellmich Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien)
Christopher Viney University of California-Merced
Ulrike Wegst Max-Planck-Institut for Metals Research
DD4: Tissue Mechanics III
Session Chairs
Christian Hellmich
Christopher Viney
Tuesday AM, November 28, 2006
Back Bay D (Sheraton)

9:30 AM - **DD4.1
Nanoscale Deformation and Toughening Mechanisms of Nacre.

Xiaodong Li 1
1 Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, United States

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10:00 AM - DD4.2
Mechanical Properties of the Lobster Cuticle Investigated by Bending Tests and Digital Image Correlation.

Christoph Sachs 1 , Helge Fabritius 1 , Dierk Raabe 1
1 Microstructure Physics and Metal Forming, Max-Planck-Institut fuer Eisenforschung, Duesseldorf Germany

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10:15 AM - DD4.3
Texture of Alpha-chitin and Calcite as a Microscopic Composite Design and Macroscopic Biological Construction Principle of the Exoskeleton of the Lobster Homarus americanus.

Dierk Raabe 1 , Ali Al-Sawalmih 1 , Lars Raue 1 2 , Helmut Klein 2 , Helge Fabritius 1
1 , Max-Planck-Institut, Duesseldorf Germany, 2 , Goettingen University, Goettingen Germany

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10:30 AM - DD4.4
Macroscopic Crystallographic Structure of Strongylocentrotus Purpuratus and Spisula Solidissima by Polefigure Analysis.

Simone Herth 1 2 3 , Jeremy Bigness 1 2 , Anne Hynes 1 2 , Robert Doremus 1 2
1 Rensselaer Nanotechnology Center, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering Department, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, United States, 3 Faculty of Physics, University Bielefeld, Bielefeld Germany

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10:45 AM - DD4.5
Nanoscale Anisotropic Plastic Deformation in Single Crystal Aragonite.

Cathal Kearney 1 , Z. Zhao 2 , B. Bruet 3 , R. Radovitzky 2 , M. Boyce 1 , C. Ortiz 3
1 Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Aeronautics and Astronautics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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11:00 AM - *
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11:30 AM - **DD4.6
Multiscale Mechanics of Nacre: From Micro Scale to Molecular.

Dinesh Katti 1 , Kalpana Katti 1 , Pijush Ghosh 1
1 Civil Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota, United States

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12:00 PM - DD4.7
Nanomechanical Heterogeneity within Individual Nacre Tablets from Trochus Niloticus.

Benjamin Bruet 1 , Julian Villarreal 1 , Christine Ortiz 1
1 Material Science and Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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12:15 PM - DD4.8
Microstructures and Mechanical Behavior of Biological Composite Materials for Armor Design Applications.

Hongjoo Rhee 1 , Youngkeun Hwang 1 , Steven Elder 2 , Mark Horstemeyer 1 3 , Randall German 1 3
1 , Center for Advanced Vehicular Systems (CAVS) at Mississippi State University, Starkville, Mississippi, United States, 2 Department of Agricultural and Biological Engineering, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States, 3 Department of Mechanical Engineering, Mississippi State University, Mississippi State, Mississippi, United States

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12:30 PM - DD4.9
The Effect of Stain-removal Agents on the Morphology and Nano-mechanical Properties of the Acquired Salivary Pellicle Layer.

Michelle Dickinson 1
1 , Hysitron Inc., Eden Prairie, Minnesota, United States

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12:45 PM - DD4.10
Effect of Surfactant and Enzyme Treatments on the Delamination Behavior of Human Stratum Corneum.

Kemal Levi 1 , Kenneth Wu 2 , Joy Baxter 3 , Helen Meldrum 3 , Manoj Misra 3 , Eugene Pashkovski 3 , Reinhold Dauskardt 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States, 2 Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States, 3 , Unilever Research and Development, Trumbull, Connecticut, United States

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DD5/FF6: Joint Session: Biomaterials and Biocomposites
Session Chairs
Joanna Aizenberg
Kalpana Katti
Tuesday PM, November 28, 2006
Back Bay C (Sheraton)

2:30 PM - **DD5.1/FF6.1
Structural Hierarchy and Mechanics of the Skeleton in a Glass Sponge.

Joanna Aizenberg 1 , Peter Fratzl 3 , James Weaver 2 , Daniel Morse 2
1 , Lucent Technologies/Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, New Jersey, United States, 3 , Max-Planck-Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam Germany, 2 , University of California, Santa Barbara, California, United States

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3:00 PM - DD5.2/FF6.2
Self-Assembled Peptide Fibrils-based Nanocomposite: Using Peptides as both the Matrix and Reinforcement.

Rohan Hule 1 , Darrin Pochan 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering and Delaware Biotechnology Institute, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, United States

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3:15 PM - DD5.3/FF6.3
Physical Properties and Shear Sensing Potential of a SWNT/Copolypeptide Bionanocomposite.

Conrad Lovell 1 , Kristopher Wise 2 , Cheol Park 2 , Joycelyn Harrison 3
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States, 2 , National Institute of Aerospace, Hampton, Virginia, United States, 3 Advanced Materials and Processing Branch, NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, Virginia, United States

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3:30 PM - DD5.4/FF6.4
Effect of Crystallinity on the Protein Adsorption and Friction Behavior of Ultra-high-molecular-weight-polyethylene.

Kanaga Karuppiah Kanaga Subramanian 1 , Angela Bruck 1 , Sriram Sundararajan 1 , Zhiqun Lin 2 , Zhi-Hui Xu 3 , Xiaodong Li 3
1 Mechanical Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, United States, 3 Mechanical Engineering, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, United States

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3:45 PM - DD5.5/FF6.5
Novel, High Strength Nanostructured Composites Prepared with Layer-by-Layer Assembly Technique.

Paul Podsiadlo 1 , Bong Sup Shim 1 , Zhongqiang Liu 2 , Zhiyong Tang 1 , Messersmith Phillip 2 , Nicholas Kotov 1
1 Chemical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States, 2 Biomedical Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States

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4:00 PM -
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4:30 PM - **DD5.6/FF6.6
Flaw Tolerant Hierarchical Structures in Biocomposites.

Huajian Gao 1
1 Engineering, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, United States

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5:00 PM - DD5.7/FF6.7
Formation of Porous Hydroxyapatite

Deepa Khushalani 1
1 Department of Chemical Sciences, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai India

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5:15 PM - DD5.8/FF6.8
Characterization of Electrospun Polymer Biocomposite

Smita Gadre 1 , Perena Gouma 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, SUNY at Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York, United States

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5:30 PM - DD5.9/FF6.9
The Influence of Sterilization Pprocesses on the Micromechanical Properties of Carbon Fiber Reinforced PEEK Composites for Bone-implant Applications.

Ajay Godara 1 , Dierk Raabe 1 , Stuart Green 2
1 Department of Microstructure Physics and Metal Forming, Max-Planck Institute for Iron Research, Duesseldorf Germany, 2 Research and Development, Invibio Ltd, Cleveleys Lancashire United Kingdom

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5:45 PM - DD5.10/FF6.10
Mechanical Properties of an in-vivo Modified Biological Nano-composite Material.

Christoph Sachs 1 , Helge Fabritius 1 , Dierk Raabe 1
1 Microstructure Physics and Metal Forming, Max-Planck-Institut fuer Eisenforschung, Duesseldorf Germany

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DD6: Poster Session: Mechanics of Biomaterials
Session Chairs
Kalpana Katti
Ulrike Wegst
Tuesday PM, November 28, 2006
Exhibition Hall D (Hynes)

9:00 PM - DD6.1
Microbially Produced Levan – Safe for Users and the Environment.

Joan Combie 1
1 , Montana Polysaccharides Corp, Rock Hill, South Carolina, United States

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9:00 PM - DD6.12
Bioinspired Enhancement of Artificial Haircell Flow Sensor using Hydrogel.

Sergiy Peleshanko 1 2 , Michael Julian 1 , Melburne Lemieux 1 , Nannan Chen 3 , Craig Tucker 3 , Jonathan Engel 3 , Chang Liu 3 , Vladimir Tsukruk 1 2
1 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, United States, 2 School of Materials Science and Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 3 Micro Actuators, Sensors, and Systems Group, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States

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9:00 PM - DD6.13
Fracture and Energy Partitioning in Uncooked and Cooked Noodles.

Zhongquan Sui 1 , Harold Corke 1 , Peter Lucas 2 , Michelle Oyen 3
1 Botany, University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong Hong Kong, 2 Anthropology, George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 3 Engineering, Cambridge University, Cambridge United Kingdom

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9:00 PM - DD6.14
Nanomechanical Characterization and Piercing of Biological Structures Using Carbon Nanotube AFM Probes.

Minhua Zhao 1 , Haoyan Wei 1 , Harris Marcus 1 , Fotios Papadimitrakopoulos 1 , Bryan Huey 1
1 Institute of Materials Science, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, United States

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9:00 PM - DD6.15
Mechanical Properties and Microarchitecture of Nanoporous Hydroxyapatite Bioceramic Nanoparticle Coatings on Ti and TiN.

Andrei Stanishevsky 1 , Shafiul Chowdhury 1 , Nathaniel Greenstein 2 , Helene Yockell-Lelièvre 3 , Jari Koskinen 4
1 , University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States, 2 , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 3 , Université Laval, Québec, Quebec, Canada, 4 , VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland, Espoo Finland

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9:00 PM - DD6.2
An Easy Preparation of ``Monolithic Type" Hydrophilic Solid Phase Capability for Affinity Resin to Isolate Target Proteins.

Tomoko Mori 1 , Teruki Takahashi 2 , Akito Tanaka 2 , Ken Hosoya 1
1 Biommolecular Engineering, Kyoto Insititute of Technology, Kyoto, Kyoto, Japan, 2 Chemistry Department, Reverse Proteomics Research Institute Co., Ltd., Kisarazu, Chiba, Japan

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9:00 PM - DD6.3
Directed Mineralization on Polyelectrolyte Multilayer Films.

Maria Advincula 1 , Pritesh Patel 2 , Patrick Mather 2 , Daniel Underhill 3 , Bryan Huey 3 , Jon Goldberg 1 3
1 Oral Rehabilitation, Biomaterials and Skeletal Development, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut, United States, 2 Department of Macromolecular Science and Engineering, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 3 Institute of Materials Science, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, United States

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9:00 PM - DD6.4
Development of Novel Separation Media having Selective Recognition Ability for Thyroid Hormone Activate OH-PCBs.

Takuya Kubo 1 , Kunimitsu Kaya 1
1 Graduate School of Environmental Studies, Tohoku University, Sendai Japan

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9:00 PM - DD6.5
Nano-Hydroxyapatite Coated Hip Stem Implant by Electrophoretic Deposition.

Heng Zhang 1 , Jay Krajewski 1 , Zhongtao Zhang 1 , Danny Xiao 1
1 , Inframatm Corporation , Farmington, Connecticut, United States

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9:00 PM - DD6.6
Designing Hydrogel-Colloid Composites as Cellular Substrates with Tunable Mechanical Properties.

Bryan Baker 1 , Valeria Milam 1
1 MSE, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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9:00 PM - DD6.7
Mechanical Properties Evolution Of Polydimethylsiloxane During Crosslinking Process.

Yi Zhao 1 , Xin Zhang 2
1 Biomedical Engineering Department, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States, 2 , Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - DD6.8
Magnetron Sputtering Deposition of Calcium Phosphate Films with Nanoscale Grain Morphology in their Surface.

Wilfredo Otano 1 , Víctor Pantojas 1
1 Physics, University of Puerto Rico at Cayey, Cayey, Puerto Rico, United States

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9:00 PM - DD6.9
Failure Investigation of Polymer Mechanical Components.

Yi Zhao 1 , Xin Zhang 2
1 Biomedical Engineering Department, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States, 2 , Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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2006-11-29   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Kalpana Katti North Dakota State University
Christian Hellmich Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien)
Christopher Viney University of California-Merced
Ulrike Wegst Max-Planck-Institut for Metals Research
DD7: Molecular Mechanics of Biological Systems
Session Chairs
Kalpana Katti
Christopher Viney
Wednesday AM, November 29, 2006
Back Bay D (Sheraton)

9:30 AM - **DD7.1
Spider Silk Proteins as Biomaterials.

Randolph Lewis 1 , Florence Teule 1 , Amanda Brooks 1 , Shane Nelson 1
1 Molecular Biology, University of Wyoming, Laramie, Wyoming, United States

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10:00 AM - DD7.2
Influence of Mineral on the Deformation Mechanism of Protein in Natural Biocomposite, Nacre.

Pijush Ghosh 1 , Dinesh Katti 1 , Kalpana Katti 1
1 Civil Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota, United States

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10:15 AM - DD7.3
Numerical Analysis Technique to Simulate Detachment of Cells from Adhering to Substrates.

Chun Lu 1 , Qian Hua Cheng 1 , Yong Wei Zhang 2 , Ping Liu 1
1 , Institute of High Performance Computing, Singapore Singapore, 2 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore Singapore

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10:30 AM - DD7.4
Microstructure, Nanostructure and Properties of the Wasp Petiole.

Emily Reed 1 , Michael Dunlap 1 , Christopher Viney 1
1 , University of California at Merced, Merced, California, United States

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10:45 AM - DD7.5
Poroelastic Indentation Analysis for Hydrated Biological Tissues.

Michelle Oyen 2 3 , Sakya Tripathy 1 , Edward Berger 1 , Amanpreet Bembey 2 , Andrew Bushby 2
2 , Queen Mary, University of London, London United Kingdom, 3 Engineering, Cambridge University, Cambridge United Kingdom, 1 , University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States

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11:00 AM - *
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11:30 AM - DD7.6
Characterization of Ultra-Sensitive Air Flow Receptors of live Wandering Spiders.

Michael McConney 1 2 , Clemens Schaber 3 , Michael Julian 1 , Friedrich Barth 3 , Vladimir Tsukruk 1 2
1 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, United States, 2 School of Materials Science and Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 3 Department of Neurobiology and Behavioral Sciences, University of Vienna, Vienna, Vienna, Austria

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11:45 AM - DD7.7
A Study of the Passive and Active Responses of the Pulmonary Arterial Wall.

Katherine Zhang 1 , Kendall Hunter 2 , Craig Lanning 2 , D. Ivy 2 , Robin Shandas 2 3
1 Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Eng, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Department of Pediatric Cardiology, The Children's Hospital, Denver, Colorado, United States, 3 Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado at Boulder, Boulder, Colorado, United States

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12:15 PM - DD7.9
Universal Morphological Patterns in Wood:Micromechanics-based Prediction of Anisotropic Strength from Composition and Microstructure.

Karin Hofstetter 1 , Christian Hellmich 1 , Josef Eberhardsteiner 1
1 Institute for Mechanics of Materials and Structures, Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien), Vienna (Wien) Austria

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12:30 PM - DD7.10
Single Molecule Manipulation of β-Carotene on Au(111) at 4.6 K with a Scanning Tunneling Microscope Tip.

Timur Skeini 1 , Violeta Iancu 1 , Saw-Wai Hla 1
1 Quantitative Biology Institute, and Physics & Astronomy, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio, United States

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12:45 PM - DD7.11
An Improved Analysis for Damping of Viscoelastic Materials in Nanoindentation.

Wendelin Wright 1 , Aileen Maloney 2 , William Nix 2
1 Mechanical Engineering, Santa Clara University, Santa Clara, California, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States

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DD8: Tissue Mechanics IV
Session Chairs
Christian Hellmich
Christopher Viney
Wednesday PM, November 29, 2006
Back Bay D (Sheraton)

2:30 PM - **DD8.1
Some Thermodynamics Aspects of Biological Remodeling.

Krishna Garikipati 1 , Joseph Olberding 2 , Karl Grosh 3 , Ellen Arruda 4 , Harish Narayanan 5
1 Mechanical Engr, and Applied Physics, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States, 2 Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States, 3 Mechanical Engineering, and Biomedical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States, 4 Mechanical Engineering, and Macromolecular Science & Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States, 5 Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

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3:00 PM - DD8.2
Modeling the Mechanics of Unbinding Between Extracellular Ligands and Cell Surface Receptors.

Emily Walton 1 , Krystyn Van Vliet 1
1 Materials Science & Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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3:15 PM - DD8.3
Effect of Resting Length and Viscoelasticity on Stiffness and Contractile Force in the Intact Muscle.

Virginia Ferguson 1 2 , Louis Stodieck 2
1 Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, United States, 2 BioServe Space Technologies, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, United States

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3:30 PM - DD8.4
Indentation Mechanics of Soft Materials using a Secondary Sensing Device.

Asha Balakrishnan 1 , Simona Socrate 1
1 , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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3:45 PM - DD8.5
Seeing The Invisible: Scanning Near-Field Ultrasound Holography (SNFUH) For High Resolution Sub-Surface Imaging.

Gajendra Shekhawat 1 , Vinayak Dravid 1
1 Material Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States

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4:00 PM - *
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4:30 PM - **DD8.6
A Novel Shear Assay Technique of the Measurement of Single Cell Viscoelastic Properties and Cell Adhesion.

Zong Zong 1 2 , Yifang Cao 1 2 , Guoguang Fu 1 2 , Alberto Cuitino 3 , Dajun Zhang 3 , Wole Soboyejo 1 2
1 Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States, 2 Princeton Institute of Science and Technology of Materials, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States, 3 Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, New Jersey, United States

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5:00 PM - DD8.7
How Baby Plants Avoid Getting Hurt And Blossom Into Adulthood: The Story Of A Tropical Seed.

Peter Lucas 1 , Timothy Lowrey 2 , Robert Cook 3
1 Anthropology, George Washington University, Washington, District of Columbia, United States, 2 Biology, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 3 Ceramics, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland, United States

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5:15 PM - DD8.8
Universal Microstructural Patterns in Bone:Micromechanics-based Prediction of Anisotropic Material Behavior.

Christian Hellmich 1 , Andreas Fritsch 1
1 Institute for Mechanics of Materials and Structures, Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien), Vienna (Wien) Austria

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5:30 PM - DD8.9
FIB Applied to Biological Materials.

Ulrike Wegst 1 , Steffen Orso 1 , Birgit Heiland 1 , Eduard Arzt 1
1 , Max-Planck-Institute for Metals Research, Stuttgart Germany

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2006-11-30   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Kalpana Katti North Dakota State University
Christian Hellmich Vienna University of Technology (TU Wien)
Christopher Viney University of California-Merced
Ulrike Wegst Max-Planck-Institut for Metals Research
DD9: Tissue Mechanics X
Session Chairs
Kalpana Katti
Ulrike Wegst
Thursday AM, November 30, 2006
Back Bay D (Sheraton)

10:00 AM - DD9.2
Cohesive-Frictional Plasticity of Bone.

Kuangshin Tai 1 , Franz-Josef Ulm 2 , Christine Ortiz 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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10:15 AM - DD9.3
Lattice Deformations in Biogenic Crystals.

Boaz Pokroy 1 , Andy Fitch 2 , Emil Zolotoyabko 1
1 Materials Engineering, Technion Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa Israel, 2 ID31, European Synchrotron Radiation Facility, Grenoble France

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10:30 AM - DD9.4
Effect of Water on Mechanical Properties of Mineralized Tissue Composites.

Amanpreet Bembey 1 , Michelle Oyen 1 3 , Virginia Ferguson 2 , Andrew Bushby 1
1 Department of Materials, Queen Mary, University of London, London United Kingdom, 3 Engineering, Cambridge University, Cambridge United Kingdom, 2 Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Colorado, Boulder, Colorado, United States

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10:45 AM - DD9.5
Elastic Properties of Flow Sensing Structures in Blind Cavefish.

Michael McConney 1 2 , Maryna Ornatska 1 2 , Melburne LeMieux 1 , Sheryl Coombs 3 , Vladimir Tsukruk 1 2
1 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, United States, 2 School of Materials Science and Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 3 Department of Biological Sciences, Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, Ohio, United States

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11:00 AM - *
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11:30 AM - DD9.6
Nanomechanical Heterogeneity as a Toughening Mechanism in Bone.

Kuangshin Tai 1 , Ming Dao 1 , Subra Suresh 1 , Ahmet Palazoglu 2 , Christine Ortiz 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of California at Davis, Davis, California, United States

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11:45 AM - DD9.7
Nanotomography of Bone.

Stephanie Röper 1 , Anke Bernstein 2 , Christian Dietz 1 , Robert Magerle 1 , Nicolaus Rehse 1
1 Chemische Physik, TU Chemnitz, Chemnitz Germany, 2 Experimentelle Orthopaedie, Martin-Luther-Universitaet Halle/Wittenberg, Halle Germany

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12:00 PM - DD9.8
Four-step Single Molecule Switch Made of Chlorophyll-a from Spinach.

Violeta Iancu 1 , Saw Hla 1
1 Physics and Astronomy, Ohio University, Athens, Ohio, United States

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12:15 PM - DD9.9
Bioinspired Design of Functionally Graded Dental Multilayers.

Nima Rahbar 3 2 , Min Huang 1 2 , Stephen Farias 1 2 , Onobu Akogwu 1 2 , Jianbo Chen 1 2 , Wole Soboyejo 1 2
3 Civil and Environmental Engineering, Princeton University, Prineton, New Jersey, United States, 2 Prineton Institute of Science and Technology of Materials, Prinecton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States, 1 Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States

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12:30 PM - DD9.10
Nanomechanics of Knockout Mouse Bones.

N Beril Kavukcuoglu 1 , Adrian Mann 1 2
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Rutgers University, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States, 2 Biomedical Engineering, Rutgers University , Piscataway, New Jersey, United States

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12:45 PM - DD9.11
Modeling Adhesion Forces in the Indentation of Cells Using Atomic Force Microscopy.

Zhang Chunyu 1 , Zhang Yongwei 1
1 Department of materials science and engineering, National university of singapore, Singapore Singapore

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DD10: Molecular Mechanics of Biological Systems
Session Chairs
Kalpana Katti
Christopher Viney
Thursday PM, November 30, 2006
Back Bay D (Sheraton)

2:30 PM - DD10.1
Force-Controlled Crystallization Microstamping.

Chao-Min Cheng 1 , Philip LeDuc 1
1 Mechanical Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

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2:45 PM - DD10.2
Structural Evolution and Mechanical Behavior of Bio-inspired Oxide Films on Self-Assembled Organic Layers.

Guangneng Zhang 1 , Junghyun Cho 1
1 Mechanical Engineering, SUNY Binghamton, Binghamton, New York, United States

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3:00 PM - DD10.3
Biopolymer Polyelectrolyte Complex-hydroxyapatite Composites for Bone Tissue Engineering.

Devendra Verma 1 , Kalpana Katti 1 , Dinesh Katti 1
1 Civil Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota, United States

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3:15 PM - DD10.4
Strength Calcium Phosphate Cements.

Alexander Veresov 1 , Alexander Kuznetsov 1 , Valery Putlayev 1 , Alexander Stepuk 1 , Kamilla Agahi 2 , Vladimir Kuznetsov 2
1 Materials Science, Moscow State University, Moscow Russian Federation, 2 Institute of Mechanics, Moscow State University, Moscow Russian Federation

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3:30 PM - *
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4:15 PM - DD10.6
Nanobiomechanics of Stem-Cell Based Tissue Engineered Bone Generated in a Non-Union Defect Model.

Kuangshin Tai 1 , Gadi Pelled 2 , Dima Sheyn 2 , Yoram Zilberman 2 , Christine Ortiz 1 , Dan Gazit 2
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Skeletal Biotechnology Laboratory, Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical Campus, Jerusalem Israel

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4:30 PM - DD10.7
Mechanical Properties and Permeability of Collagen-GAG Scaffolds: Experimental Results and Cellular Solids Modeling.

Brendan Harley 1 , Fergal O'Brien 2 , Lorna Gibson 3
1 Mechanical Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 , Trinity College and Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin Ireland, 3 Materials Science and Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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4:45 PM - DD10.8
Characterization of Microvascular Autonomic Composites for Self-Healing.

Nancy Sottos 2 1 , Kathleen Toohey 2 , Andrew Hamilton 2 , Scott White 3 1 , Jennifer Lewis 4 1
2 Theoretical and Applied Mechanics, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, United States, 1 Beckman Institute, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, United States, 3 Aerospace Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, United States, 4 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, United States

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5:00 PM - DD10.9
Multiscale Modeling of Carbon Nanotube Adhesion for Dry Adhesives.

Zhenhai Xia 1 , Jianyu Liang 2
1 Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Akron, Akron, Ohio, United States, 2 Department of Mechanical Engineering, WPI, Worcester, Massachusetts, United States

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5:15 PM - DD10.10
Friction between Polymer Brushes.

Jeffrey Sokoloff 1
1 Physics, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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