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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 M : Quantum Dots---Growth, Behavior, and Applications

2006-11-27   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Eric A. Stach Purdue University
Curtis R. Taylor Virginia Commonwealth University
Zhiming M. Wang University of Arkansas
Qi-Kun Xue Tsinghua University
M1: Synthesis & Characterization of Quantum Dots - Chemical
Session Chairs
Alexander Govorov
Eric Stach
Monday AM, November 27, 2006
Room 208 (Hynes)

9:00 AM - **M1.1
Engineering Nanocrystal Solids for Solution-Processed Field-Effect Transistors, Floating Gate Memories, Solar Cells and Thermoelectric Devices

Dmitri Talapin 1 2 , Marcus Scheele 1 , Elena Shevchenko 1 , David Mitzi 2 , Christopher Murray 2
1 The Molecular Foundry, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 IBM Research Division, T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York, United States

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9:30 AM - M1.2
CdSe-core Quantum Dots with Novel Structural and Electronic Properties

Rodion Belosludov 1 , Hiroshi Mizuseki 2 , Atsuo Kasuya 3 , Michael Philpott 2 , Yoshiyuki Kawazoe 2
1 ARCMG, Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan, 2 Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan, 3 Center for Interdisciplinary Research, Tohoku University, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan

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9:45 AM - M1.3
High Quantum Yield Blue-Emitting Nanocrystals for Efficient Quantum Dot Light Emitting Diodes

Jonathan Halpert 1 , Pollina Anikeeva 2 , Moungi Bawendi 1 , Vladimir Bulovic 2
1 Chemistry, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 EECS, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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10:00 AM - M1.4
One-pot Synthesis of Ag2S Quantum Dots and Their Thin Film Devices via Selective Degradation Process of Single Precursor Molecules

Hee Cheul Choi 1 , Qun Tang 1
1 Department of Chemistry, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Pohang Korea (the Republic of)

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10:15 AM - M1.5
Synthesis of Large Uniform Arrays of III-oxide and III-Nitride Nanocrystals

Sreekar Bhaviripudi 1 , Jifa Qi 1 , Angela Belcher 1 2
1 Materials science and Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Biological Engineering Division, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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10:30 AM - M1.6
Multicomponent Nanoparticle Periodic Arrays.

Elena Shevchenko 1 , Dmitri Talapin 1 2 , A. Alivisatos 1 , Stephen O'Brien 3 , Christopher Murray 2
1 The Molecular Foundry, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 IBM Reasearch Division, T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York, United States, 3 Department of Applied Physics & Applied Mathematics, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States

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10:45 AM - M1.7
Coherently Embedded Quantum Dots by Heteroepitaxy of Immiscible Semiconductors

Wolfgang Heiss 1 , Heiko Groiss 1 , Erich Kaufmann 1 , Günter Hesser 1 , Michaela Böberl 1 , Gunther Springholz 1 , Friedrich Schäffler 1 , Roman Leitsmann 2 , Luis Ramos 2 , Friedhelm Bechstedt 2 , Kazuto Koike 3 , Hisashi Harada 3 , Mitsuaki Yano 3
1 Institut für Festkörperphysik, University Linz, Linz Austria, 2 Institut für Festkörpertheorie und -optik, Friedrich-Schiller-Universität , Jena Germany, 3 , Osaka Institute of Technology, Osaka Japan

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11:00 AM -
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11:30 AM - M1.8
Ligand Control of the Morphology and Properties of Colloidal CdSe Nanorods.

Wei Wang 1 2 , Sarbajit Banerjee 1 3 , Shengguo Jia 1 3 , Michael Steigerwald 1 2 , Irving Herman 1 3
1 Materials Research Science and Engineering Center, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States, 2 Department of Chemistry, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States, 3 Department of Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States

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11:45 AM - M1.9
Physical Properties of Quantum-Confined Europium Sulfide Nanocrystals.

Marcela Redigolo 1 3 , Dmitry Koktysh 2 3 , Sandra Rosenthal 2 3 , James Dickerson 1 3
1 Department of Physics and Astronomy, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States, 3 Vanderbilt Institute for Nanoscale Science and Engineering, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States, 2 Department of Chemistry, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States

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12:00 PM - M1.10
Luminescent Colloidal Nanocrystals Modification of Functionalized Poly(methyl Methacrylate) Based Co-polymers: Novel Functional Materials for Nano Imprint Lithography.

Michela Tamborra 1 2 , Marinella Striccoli 1 , Maria Lucia Curri 1 , Angela Agostiano 1 2 , David Mecerreyes 3 , Juan Antonio Alduncin 3 , Juan Antonio Pomposo 3 , Nikolaos Kehagias 4 , Vincent Rebaud 4 , Clivia Sotomayor Torres 4
1 IPCF, CNR , Bari Italy, 2 Department of Chemistry, Università di Bari, Bari Italy, 3 , CIDETEC, San Sebastian Spain, 4 Tyndall National Institute, University College Cork, Lee Maltings, Cork Ireland

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12:15 PM - M1.11
Solution NMR on InP and PbSe Colloidal Nanocrystals: in situ Ligand Identification and Thermodynamic Analysis of Ligand-nanocrystal Adsorption.

Iwan Moreels 1 , Jose Martins 2 , Zeger Hens 1
1 Inorganic and Physical Chemistry, Gent University, Gent Belgium, 2 Organic Chemistry, Gent University, Gent Belgium

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12:30 PM - M1.12
Amine-functionalized Boron Nitride Nanotubes as Templates for Quantum Dot Array

Takashi Ikuno 1 2 , Toby Sainsbury 1 2 , David Okawa 2 3 , Jean Frechet 1 3 , Alex Zettl 1 2
1 Materials Sciences Div., Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 Dept of Physics, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 3 Dept of Chemistry, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States

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12:45 PM - M1.13
Controlled Assembly of Nanoparticles onto Carbon Nanotubes

Junhong Chen 1 , Ganhua Lu 1 , Liying Zhu 1 , Carol Hirschmugl 2
1 Mechanical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States, 2 Physics, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, United States

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M2: Applications of Quantum Dots as Biological Probes
Session Chairs
Mingyong Han
Arup Neogi
Monday PM, November 27, 2006
Room 208 (Hynes)

2:30 PM - M2.1
Composition-tunable Quantum Dots and Their Novel Applications.

Mingyong Han 1
1 Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, National University of Singpaore, Singapore Singapore

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2:45 PM - M2.2
Synthesis and Microstructural Analysis of Benzylthiol-functionalized Au Nanocrystals.

Floriana Vitale 1 4 , Luciana Mirenghi 1 , Emanuela Piscopiello 1 , Maria Protopapa 1 , Leander Tapfer 1 , Cinzia Giannini 2 , Antonietta Guagliardi 2 , Antonio Cervellino 2 , Giovanni Pellegrini 3 , Enrico Trave 3 , Giovanni Mattei 3 , Paolo Mazzoldi 3 , Ilaria Fratoddi 4 , Maria Russo 4
1 UTS MAT, ENEA, Brindisi Italy, 4 Dip. di Chimica, Università di Roma "La Sapienza", Roma Italy, 2 IC, CNR, Bari Italy, 3 Dip. di Fisica, Università di Padova, Padova Italy

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3:00 PM - M2.3
Modified Blinking Kinetics in Solid State Quantum Dot/Conjugated Organic Polymer Composite Nanostructures.

Nathan Hammer 1 , Kevin Early 1 , Kevin Sill 2 , Ravisubhash Tangirala 2 , Michael Odoi 1 , Todd Emrick 2 , Michael Barnes 1
1 Chemistry, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Polymer Science & Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts, United States

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3:15 PM - M2.4
Silica Colloids Containing Multiple Controlled Embedded Quantum Dots - A Highly Biocompatible and Photoactivable System for Various Applications

Christina Graf 1 , Sofia Dembski 1 , Tim Krüger 2 , Andrea Ewald 3 , Eckart Rühl 4 1
1 Institut für Physikalische Chemie, Universität Würzburg, Würzburg Germany, 2 Theodor-Boveri-Institut für Biowissenschaften, Biozentrum, Universität Würzburg, Würzburg Germany, 3 Abteilung und Lehrstuhl für Funktionswerkstoffe der Medizin und der Zahnheilkunde, Universität Würzburg, Würzburg Germany, 4 Institut für Chemie und Biochemie, Physikalische und Theoretische Chemie, Freie Universität Berlin, Berlin Germany

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3:30 PM -
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4:30 PM - **M2.5
Development of Photoluminescent Colloidal Semiconductor Nanocrystals with Detailed Characterization on Structure.

Kui Yu 1 , Christopher Ratcliffe 1 , Cristina Badarau 1 , Shanti Singh 1 , Badruz Zaman 1 , Maxime Vincent 1 , John Ripmeester 1
1 National Research Council Canada , Steacie Institute for Molecular Sciences, Ottawa, Ontario , Ontario, Canada

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5:00 PM - M2.6
Developing Semiconductor Quantum Rods as Fluorescent Biological Probes.

Aihua Fu 1 , Weiwei Gu 2 3 , Benjamin Boussert 1 , Kristie Koski 1 , Daniele Gerion 1 , Liberato Manna 1 , Mark Le Gros 2 3 , Carolyn Larabell 2 3 , A. Paul Alivisatos 1 3
1 Chemistry, Univ. of California Berkeley, University of California Berkeley, California, United States, 2 , University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California, United States, 3 , Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States

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5:15 PM - M2.7
Synthesis and Application of High Quality Nanocrystals.

William Yu 1 , Vicki Colvin 1
1 Department of Chemistry, Rice University, Houston, Texas, United States

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5:30 PM - M2.8
Ratiometric Nanocrystal Sensors based on Resonant Energy Transfer.

Rebecca Somers 1 , Preston Snee 2 , Andrew Greytak 1 , Moungi Bawendi 1 , Daniel Nocera 1
1 chemistry, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Chemistry, University of Illinois-Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States

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5:45 PM - M2.9
Enhanced Luminescence Efficiency from Hydrogel Microbead Encapsulated Quantum Dots.

Arup Neogi 1 , Brett Garner 1 , Santaneel Ghosh 1 , Jianyou Li 1 , Tong Cai 1 , Zhibing Hu 1
1 Department of Physics, University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, United States

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M3: Poster Session: Synthesis & Characterization
Session Chairs
Eric Stach
Curtis Taylor
Zhiming Wang
Qikun Xue
Monday PM, November 27, 2006
Exhibition Hall D (Hynes)

9:00 PM - M3.1
Measurement of the Temperature Distribution on Resistively Heated Nanowires using CdSe/ZnS Nanocrystals.

Peter Löw 1 2 , Nobuyuki Takama 2 , Beomjoon Kim 2 , Christian Bergaud 1
1 , LAAS - CNRS, Toulouse France, 2 LIMMS - CNRS/IIS, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo Japan

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