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2007 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

November 26 - 30, 2007  | Boston
Meeting Chairs:
 Duane Dimos, Mary Galvin, David Mooney, Konrad Samwer

Symposium OO : Solids at the Biological Interface

2007-11-26   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Virginia L. Ferguson University of Colorado
John X.-J. Zhang The University of Texas-Austin
Conrad Stoldt University of Colorado
Carl P. Frick Abbott Vascular
OO1: Interface Science and Engineering I
Session Chairs
Karl Boehringer
John Zhang
Monday PM, November 26, 2007
Room 206 (Hynes)

9:00 AM - **OO1.1
Future Opportunities in Materials Design.

John Prater 1
1 Materials Science Division, US Army Research Office, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, United States

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9:30 AM - **OO1.2
Calcite Shape Modulation Through the Lattice Mismatch Between the Self-assembled Monolayer Template and the Nucleated Crystal Face.

Boaz Pokroy 1 , Joanna Aizenberg 1
1 School of Engineering and Applied Sciences , Harvard, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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10:00 AM - OO1.3
Control of Calcite Crystallisation via Self-Assembled Monolayers.

Colin Freeman 1 , John Harding 1 , Dorothy Duffy 2
1 Engineering Materials, University of Sheffield, Sheffield United Kingdom, 2 Physics and Astronomy, University College London, London United Kingdom

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10:15 AM - OO1.4
The Electrolytic Precipitation of Calcium Phosphate on Titanium Alloy.

Yen Pang Liu 1 , Fereshteh Ebrahimi 1
1 MSE, UF, Gainesville, Florida, United States

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10:30 AM - **OO1.5
Neuroscience on a Chip.

Albert Folch 1
1 , University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States

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11:00 AM - OO1:Interfaces I
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11:30 AM - **OO1.6
Self-assembly from Nano to Milli Scales.

Karl Boehringer 1
1 Electrical Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States

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12:00 PM - OO1.7
Growth of Phospholipid Membrane Systems on Self-organized Semiconductor Templates.

Christian Teichert 1 , Gerald Trummer 1 , Daniel Pressl 1 , Gregor Hlawacek 1
1 Institute of Physics, University of Leoben, Austria, Leoben Austria

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12:15 PM - OO1.8
Characterization of DNA Oligonucleotides Immobilized on Arsenic-terminated GaAs Surfaces (001).

Joon Hyuk Yang 1 , Lourdes Salamanca-Riba 1 , Mohamad Al-Sheikhly 1
1 Materials science and engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States

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12:30 PM - OO1.9
Dynamics of Chain Molecules Adsorbed on Lipid Bilayers.

Shashishekar Adiga 1 , Tapan Desai 2
1 Materials Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States, 2 Material Sciences Department, Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, Idaho, United States

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12:45 PM - OO1.10
Effect of Ligand Density Gradient on the Adhesion Kinetics of Biological Membranes.

Alireza Sarvestani 1 , Esmaiel Jabbari 1
1 Chemical Engineering, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, United States

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OO2: Biological Adhesion and Cohesion
Session Chairs
Virginia L. Ferguson
Daniel Fletcher
Monday PM, November 26, 2007
Room 206 (Hynes)

2:30 PM - **OO2.1
Lotus Effect: Roughness-Induced Superhydrophobic Surfaces.

Bharat Bhushan 1
1 MEMS/NEMS (NLIM), Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States

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3:00 PM - OO2.2
Adhesion and Friction Force Coupling of Gecko Setal Arrays: Implications for Patterned Adhesive Surfaces.

Boxin Zhao 1 , Noshir Pesika 1 , Kenny Rosenberg 1 , Hongbo Zeng 1 , Yu Tian 1 2 , Patricia McGuiggan 1 , Kellar Autumn 3 , Jacob Israelachvili 1
1 Chemical Engineering Deaprtment and Materials Reserach Laboratory, Univerity of california, Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States, 2 State Key Lab of Tribology, Department of Precision Instruments, Tsinghua University, Beijing China, 3 Department of Biology, Lewis & Clark College, Portland, Oregon, United States

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3:15 PM - OO2.3
Mechanics of Single-Cell Adhesion Strength Investigated Using a Microfluidic Device.

Kevin Christ 1 , Kyle Williamson 2 , Kristyn Masters 2 , Kevin Turner 1
1 Mechanical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 2 Biomedical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States

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3:30 PM - OO2.4
Computational Analysis of Adhesion Forces during Indentation of Cells Using Atomic Force Microscopy.

Yong-Wei Zhang 1 , Chun-Yu Zhang 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore Singapore

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3:45 PM - OO2.5
Biofilm Cohesiveness Measurement Using a Novel Atomic ForceMicroscopy Methodology.

Greg Haugstad 1 , Francois Ahimou 2 3 , Michael Semmens 2 , Paige Novak 2
1 Institute of Technology Characterization Facility, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 2 Department of Civil Engineering, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 3 , 3M Company, Maplewood, Minnesota, United States

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4:00 PM - OO2: Adhesion
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OO3: Cells and Interfaces
Session Chairs
Conrad R. Stoldt
Joel Voldman
Monday PM, November 26, 2007
Room 206 (Hynes)

4:30 PM - **OO3.1
Microtechnological Approaches to Studying Embryonic Stem Cell Self-renewal.

Joel Voldman 1
1 , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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5:00 PM - OO3.2
Buckling of Microtubules in Living Cells Modulated by Surrounding Cytoplasm and Filament Network.

Teng Li 1 2
1 Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States, 2 Maryland NanoCenter, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States

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5:15 PM - OO3.3
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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5:30 PM - OO3.4
Influence of EGF on HaCaT (Human Epithelial) Cells by Simultaneous AFM and 3-D Optical Deconvolution.

Kate Bagnoli 1 , Ali Langston 1 , Brian Aneskievich 2 , Bryan Huey 1
1 Institute of Materials Science, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, United States, 2 Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, United States

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5:45 PM - OO3.5
Sol-gel Encapsulated Gold-Silica Nanoshells for SERS Detection of Peptide – Gold Binding.

Sandra Bishnoi 1 , Yu-Jen Lin 1
1 BCPS, Illinois Institute of Technology, Chicago, Illinois, United States

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2007-11-27   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Virginia L. Ferguson University of Colorado
John X.-J. Zhang The University of Texas-Austin
Conrad Stoldt University of Colorado
Carl P. Frick Abbott Vascular
OO4: Interface Science and Engineering II
Session Chairs
Mehmet Sarikaya
Conrad R. Stoldt
Tuesday AM, November 27, 2007
Room 206 (Hynes)

9:30 AM - **OO4.1
Molecular Biomimetics – Genetically Linking Biology and Material Using Designed Peptides for Technology and Medicine.

Mehmet Sarikaya 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States

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10:00 AM - OO4.2
Guiding Neurons with Micropatterned Solid Substrates.

J. Nevill 1 , Luke Lee 1 , Mu-ming Poo 2 , Sarah Heilshorn 3
1 Bioengineering, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States, 3 Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States

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10:15 AM - OO4.3
Neuronal Adhesion and Growth on Modified Diamond-Like-Carbon Substrates.

Frederik Claeyssens 1 , Ed Regan 2 , Eric Mayer 3 , James Uney 2 , Andrew Dick 3 , Joe McGeehan 4 , Stephen Kelly 2
1 School of Chemistry, University of Bristol, Bristol United Kingdom, 2 Henry Wellcome Laboratories for Integrative Neuroscience and Endocrinology, University of Bristol, Bristol United Kingdom, 3 Bristol Eye Hospital, University of Bristol, Bristol United Kingdom, 4 Department of Electrical and Electronic Engineering, University of Bristol, Bristol United Kingdom

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10:30 AM - OO4.4
Carbon Micro-arrays as a Substrate for Patterned Cell Growth.

Genis Turon Teixidor 1 , Manish Kulkarni 2 , PremPrakash Tripathi 3 , Jamuna Subramaniam 3 , Ashutosh Sharma 2 , Marc Madou 1
1 Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering Department, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California, United States, 2 Chemical Engineering , Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India, 3 Biological Sciences and Bioengineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur, Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh, India

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10:45 AM - OO4.5
Magnetically Patterned Co-Cultures for Probing Cell-Cell Interactions.

Edward Felton 1 , Daniel Reich 1 , Yoojin An 2 , Christopher Chen 2
1 Physics and Astronomy, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 2 Bioengineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

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11:00 AM - OO4:Interfaces
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11:30 AM - OO4.6
Co-patterning Mobile and Immobilized Proteins on Surfaces to Model Cell-cell Interactions with Cell-surface Contacts.

Darrell Irvine 1 , Bonnie Huang 1
1 Mat. Sci. & Eng./Biological Eng., MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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11:45 AM - OO4.7
Role of Biopolymers on the Crystal Structure and Growth of Hydroxyapatite in Biopolymer/Hydroxyapatite Nanocomposite Bone Biomaterials.

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

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12:00 PM - OO4.8
Controlling Hemostasis with Inorganic Surfaces.

April Sawvel 1 , Sarah Baker 1 , Galen Stucky 1
1 Chemistry, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States

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12:15 PM - OO4.9
A Robust Coating for Nano Titanium Dioxide which Blocks Photocatalytic Activity.

Chien-Hsiu Lin 1 , Wilson Lee 1 , Nadine Pernodet 1 , Bingquan Li 2 , Eli Hatchwell 1 , Miriam Rafailovich 1
1 Material Science, SUNY-Stony Brook, Stony Brook, New York, United States, 2 Department of Earth & Environmental Engineering, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States

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12:30 PM - **OO4.10
The Cellular Cytoskeleton as a Mechanically Adaptive Material.

Daniel Fletcher 1
1 Bioengineering & Biophysics, University of California-Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States

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OO5: Tissue Scaffolds and Implant Materials
Session Chairs
Carl Frick
Ken Gall
Tuesday PM, November 27, 2007
Room 206 (Hynes)

2:30 PM - **OO5.1
Designing Shape Memory Polymers Networks for Biomedical Applications.

Ken Gall 1 , Chris Yakacki 1 , Alicia Ortega 1 , Alan Greenberg 1
1 Woodruff School of Mechanical Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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3:00 PM - OO5.2
Microfabrication of Biomimetic Cardiac Tissue Engineering Scaffolds.

George Engelmayr 1 , Mingyu Cheng 1 , Christopher Bettinger 2 4 , Jeffrey Borenstein 4 , Robert Langer 1 3 , Lisa Freed 1
1 Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 4 MEMS Technology Group, Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Department of Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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3:15 PM - OO5.3
Polyurethane-Hyaluronic Acid Copolymers as Hemocompatible, Bioactive Materials.

Fangmin Xu 1 , John Nacker 2 , Wendy Crone 1 2 3 , Kristyn Masters 1
1 Biomedical Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 2 Engineering Mechanics Program, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 3 Engineering Physics, University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States

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3:30 PM - OO5.4
Mechanical Properties of Nanoparticle Hydroxyapatite/gelatin Constructs.

Steven Fox 1 , Inessa Stanishevskaya 1 , Shafiul Chowdhury 1 , Andrei Stanishevsky 1
1 , University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, United States

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3:45 PM - OO5.5
Osteogenic Differentiation of Mesenchymal Stem Cells on Biomineralized Collagenenous Scaffolds for Bone Tissue Engineering.

Harold Castano 1 , Chuanbin Mao 1
1 Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of Oklahoma, Norman, Oklahoma, United States

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4:00 PM - OO5:Scaffold/Imp
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4:30 PM - OO5.6
Hydrogel Nanoparticle Aggregates at the Wound-Dressing Interface.

John St. John 1 , Lynda Waller 1 , Daniel Moro 1 , Daniel Hatef 2 , Spencer Brown 2
1 Research, ULURU Inc., Addison, Texas, United States, 2 Plastic Surgery, University of Texas Southwestern Medical School, Dallas, Texas, United States

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4:45 PM - OO5.7
On the Release of Nickel from Dynamically Loaded Orthodontic Wires.

Thorsten Peitsch 1 , Arndt Klocke 2 , Oleg Prymak 1 , Matthias Epple 1
1 Inorganic Chemistry Department, University of Duisburg-Essen, Essen, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, 2 Department of Orthodontics, University Hospital Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg Germany

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5:00 PM - OO5.8
Drug Delivery Systems Based on Hydroxyapaptite-coated Poly(lactide-co-glycolide) Microparticles.

Qingguo Xu 1 , Jan Czernuszka 1
1 Department of Materials, University of Oxford, Oxford United Kingdom

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5:15 PM - OO5.9
Photoinitiated Chemical Vapor Deposition: A Dry Method for the Synthesis of Biocompatible Hydrogel Films.

Salmaan Baxamusa 1 , Karen Gleason 1
1 Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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5:30 PM - OO5.10
Interaction of Silica Particles with Human Cells: Direct Studies and Applications.

Swaminathan Iyer 3 , Craig Woodworth 2 , Ravi Gaikwad 1 , Igor Sokolov 1
3 Chemistry , The University of Western Australia, Potsdam, Western Australia, Australia, 2 Biology, Clarkson University, Potsdam, New York, United States, 1 Physics, Chemistry, Clarkson University, Potsdam, New York, United States

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5:45 PM - OO5.11
Polysilicon Thin Film Based Implants for Single Neuronal Recording/stimulation.

Rajarshi Saha 1 , Jit Muthuswamy 1
1 Harrington Dept. of Bioengineering, arizona state university, Tempe, Arizona, United States

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