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Fall 2008 Logo2008 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

December 1-5, 2008 | Boston
Meeting Chairs:
 S. Ashok, Shenda M. Baker, Michael R. Fitzsimmons, Young-Chang Joo

Symposium NN : In-situ Studies across Spatial and Temporal Scales for Nanoscience and Technology

2008-12-01   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Suneel Kodambaka University of California-Los Angeles
Guus Rijnders University of Twente
Amanda Petford-Long Argonne National Laboratory
Andrew Minor Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Stig Helveg Haldor Topsoe A/S
Alexander Ziegler Max-Planck Institute for Biochemistry
NN1/EE1: Joint Session: In-situ Nanomechanics
Session Chairs
T. Balk
Andy Minor
Monday PM, December 01, 2008
Room 200 (Hynes)

9:00 AM - NN1.1/EE1.1
SEM In situ Compression of Silicon Nanowires.

William Mook 1 , Rudy Ghisleni 1 , Karolina Rzepiejewska-Malyska 1 , Samuel Hoffmann 1 , Laetitia Philippe 1 , Johann Michler 1
1 , Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Testing and Research (EMPA), Thun Switzerland

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9:15 AM - NN1.2/EE1.2
SEM In situ Micropillar Compression - Room Temperature Ductile to Brittle Transition of Si, GaAs, InP Semiconductors.

Johann Michler 1 , Fredrik Oestlund 1 , Karolina Rzepiejewska-Malyska 1 , William Mook 1 , Klaus Leifer 2 , Rudy Ghisleni 1
1 , Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Testing and Research (EMPA), Thun Switzerland, 2 Electron Microscopy and Nanoengineering, Department of Engineering Science, Uppsala University, Uppsala Sweden

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9:30 AM - NN1.3/EE1.3
In-situ Investigation of Nano-scale Plasticity in Cubic and Tetragonal Crystals via Homogeneous Deformation of Nano-Pillars.

Julia Greer 1 , Ju-Young Kim 1 , Steffen Brinckmann 1
1 Materials Science, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, United States

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9:45 AM - NN1.4/EE1.4
Quantitative In Situ Tensile Testing of 1D Nanostructures.

Daniel Gianola 1 , Reiner Moenig 1 , Oliver Kraft 1 2 , Cynthia Volkert 3
1 Institute for Materials Research II, Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe Germany, 2 , University of Karlsruhe, Karlsruhe Germany, 3 Institut für Materialphysik, Universität Göttingen, Göttingen Germany

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10:00 AM - **NN1.5/EE1.5
Observation of Size-Dependent Plasticity by In Situ SEM and TEM.

Gerhard Dehm 1 2
1 Erich Schmid Institute of Materials Science, Austrian Academy of Sciences, Leoben Austria, 2 Materials Physics, University of Leoben, Leoben Austria

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11:00 AM - NN1.6/EE1.6
In Situ Examination of Nanoscale Deformation of Thin Film Bridges within a Scanning Electron Microscope.

Erik Herbert 1 , Arnold Lumsdaine 1 , R. Brian Peters 1 , Warren Oliver 1
1 , Agilent Technologies, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States

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11:15 AM - **NN1.7/EE1.7
A New Perspective on Nano-Mechanics: Quantitative Deformation Test in the TEM

Zhiwei Shan 1 , A. Minor 2 3 , J. Nowak 1 , S. Syed Asif 1 , O. Warren 1
1 , Hysitron Inc., Eden Prairie, Minnesota, United States, 2 , Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States, 3 , University of California , Berkeley, California, United States

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11:45 AM - NN1.8/EE1.8
In- Situ Observation of Deformation Characteristics in Nanotwinned Copper Pillars.

Vinay Sriram 1 , Jia Ye 2 3 , Andrew Minor 2 3 , Jenn-Ming Yang 1
1 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, 2 National Centre for Electron Microscopy, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, Berkeley, California, United States, 3 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States

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12:00 PM - NN1.9/EE1.9
In Situ TEM Nanocompression Testing of Gum Metal.

Elizabeth Withey 1 , Andrew Minor 2 , Jia Ye 2 , Shigeru Kuramoto 3 , Daryl Chrzan 1 , John Morris 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 , National Center for Electron Microscopy, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States, 3 , Toyota Central R&D Laboratories, Inc., Nagakute Japan

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12:15 PM - NN1.10/EE1.10
Thermal Behavior of Gold Nanoparticles on Pyrite and Arsenopyrite Surfaces.

Niravun Pavenayotin 1 , Qiangmin Wei 2 , Yanbin Chen 1 , Lumin Wang 1 2
1 Nuclear Engineering and Radiological Sciences, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

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12:30 PM - **NN1.11/EE1.11
Revealing the Deformation Processes Responsible for Controlling Mechanical Properties.

Ian Robertson 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, United States

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NN2: In-situ Growth and Characterization of Nanotubes
Session Chairs
Peter Crozier
Eric Stach
Monday PM, December 01, 2008
Room 102 (Hynes)

2:30 PM - **NN2.1
In-Situ Electrical, Mechanical, and Thermal Properties of Carbon Nanotubes and Nanowires by using a TEM-SPM Platform.

Jianyu Huang 1
1 Center for Integrated Nanotechnologies (CINT), Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

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3:00 PM - **NN2.2
Frontiers of In-situ TEM: Thermal Imaging of Nanotubes and Lorentz Imaging of Nanomagnetic Lattices.

John Cumings 1 , Todd Brintlinger 1 , Yi Qi 1 , Kamal Baloch 1 2
1 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States, 2 Institute for Physical Science and Technology, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States

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3:30 PM - NN2.3
Local Electrical Transport Measurements at LaAlO3/SrTiO3 Interfaces Using STM in TEM.

Johan Borjesson 1 , Alexey Kalabukhov 2 , Robert Gunnarsson 2 , Tord Claeson 2 , Dag Winkler 2 , Krister Svensson 3 , Eva Olsson 1
1 Microscopy&Microanalysis, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg Sweden, 2 Microtechnology and Nanosience, Chalmers University of Technology, Gothenburg Sweden, 3 Physics and Electrical Engineering, Karlstad University, Karlstad Sweden

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3:45 PM - NN2.4
In-situ and Ex-situ TEM Microscopy and Spectroscopy Studies of Interfaces in Li-ion Battery Materials.

Chongmin Wang 1 , Gary Yang 2 , S. Thevuthasan 1 , J. Liu 3 , D. Baer 1 , L. Saraf 1 , Wu Xu 2 , J. Zhang 2 , D. Wang 3 , N. Salmon 4
1 Environmental Molecular Sciences Laboratory, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, Washington, United States, 2 Energy and Environmental Directorate, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, Washington, United States, 3 Fundamental and Computational Science Directorate, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, Washington, United States, 4 , Hummingbird Scientific, Lacey, Washington, United States

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4:30 PM - **NN2.5
Investigating Catalyst Behavior Prior to and During the Growth of Carbon Nanotubes with Real Time TEM.

Eric Stach 1 , Sueng Min Kim 1 , Dmitri Zakharov 2 , Placidus Amama 4 , Cary Pint 3 , Robert Hauge 3 , Benji Maruyama 5
1 School of Materials Engineering and Birck Nanotechnology Center, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States, 2 Birck Nanotechnology Center, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States, 4 , Universal Technology Corporation, Dayton, Ohio, United States, 3 Department of Chemistry, Rice University, Houston, Texas, United States, 5 Materials and Manufacturing Direcorate, Wright Patterson Air Force Research Laboratory, Dayton, Ohio, United States

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5:00 PM - NN2.6
In-situ Electrical Probing of Silicon During Nanoindentation.

Simon Ruffell 1 , Jim Williams 1 , Jodie Bradby 1 , Naoki Fujisawa 1 , Ryan Major 2 , Oden Warren 2
1 Electronic Materials Engineering, Australian National University, Canberra, Australian Capital Territory, Australia, 2 , Hysitron Inc., Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

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5:15 PM - NN2.7
Atomic Scale In-situ Environmental TEM of the Nanoparticle Catalysts for the Nucleation and Growth of Carbon Nanotubes in CVD Condition.

Hideto Yoshida 1 , Tetsuya Uchiyama 1 , Yuusuke Tanemoto 1 , Kazuto Ofuji 1 , Seiji Takeda 1 , Yoshikazu Homma 2
1 , Osaka Univ., Osaka Japan, 2 , Tokyo University of Science, Tokyo Japan

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5:30 PM - NN2.8
In-situ XPS Study of Supported Transition Metal Catalysts during Carbon Nanotube Growth.

Stephan Hofmann 1 , Raoul Blume 2 , Tobias Wirth 1 , Cecilia Mattevi 3 , Cinzia Cepek 3 , Andrea Goldoni 4 , Axel Knop-Gericke 2 , Robert Schloegl 2 , John Robertson 1
1 Dep. of Engineering, Cambridge University, Cambridge United Kingdom, 2 , Frtiz-Haber Institute, Berlin Germany, 3 , TASC-CNR-INFM, Trieste Italy, 4 , Sincrotrone Trieste SCpA, Trieste Italy

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5:45 PM - NN2.9
Hydrothermal Synthesis of Nano-BaTiO3 Particles using Titanate Nanotubes Precursors – A Kinetic Study.

Paula Vilarinho 1 , Florentina Maxim 1 , Paula Ferreira 1 , Ian Reaney 2
1 Department of Ceramics and Glass Engineering, University of Aveiro, Aveiro Portugal, 2 Department of Engineering Materials, Univeristy of Sheffield, Sheffield United Kingdom

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NN3: Poster Session
Session Chairs
Tuesday AM, December 02, 2008
Exhibition Hall D (Hynes)

9:00 PM - NN3.1
In Situ Plasticity Measurements in Metallic Nanostructures.

Douglas Stauffer 1 , Ryan Major 2 , William Gerberich 1
1 Chemical Engineering & Materials Science, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States, 2 , Hysitron, Inc., Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

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9:00 PM - NN3.10
Pulsed Electrical Stressing of Amorphous/Nano-Crystalline Silicon Wires.

Adam Cywar 1 , Gokhan Bakan 1 , Cicek Boztug 1 , Mustafa Akbulut 1 , Nathan Henry 1 , Helena Silva 1 , Ali Gokirmak 1
1 Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, United States

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9:00 PM - NN3.12
Negative Thermal Expansion and Other Anomalies in Supported Metal Nanoparticles.

Sergio Sanchez 4 , Laurent Menard 5 , Ariella Bram 1 , Joshua Kas 3 , Qi Wang 1 , Joo Kang 2 , Fernando Vila 3 , John Rehr 3 , Ralph Nuzzo 4 , Anatoly Frenkel 1
4 Chemistry , University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, Illinois, United States, 5 Chemistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States, 1 Physics, Yeshiva University, New York, New York, United States, 3 Physics, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States, 2 , The Dow Chemical Company, Midland, Michigan, United States

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9:00 PM - NN3.4
Evanescent-wave Cavity Ring-down Spectroscopy for in Situ Kinetic Study on the Defect Evolution During the Interaction of Atomic Hydrogen and Amorphous Silicon Thin Films.

Mauritius van de Sanden 1 , Floran Peeters 1 , Jie Zheng 1 , Erwin Kessels 1
1 Applied Physics, Eindhoven University, Eindhoven Netherlands

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9:00 PM - NN3.5
Minute-Long Measurement of Year-Long Creep Properties of Concrete by Nanoindentation.

Matthieu Vandamme 1 2 , Franz-Josef Ulm 2
1 , Université Paris-Est, Champs-sur-Marne France, 2 Civil and Environmental Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - NN3.6
Using Localized Surface Plasmon Resonances to Probe the Nanoscopic Origins of Macroscopic Ordering Transitions in Liquid Crystals.

Gary Koenig 1 , Nicholas Abbott 1
1 Chemical and Biological Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States

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9:00 PM - NN3.7
In-Situ High Resolution TEM Nanoindentation of Silver Nanoparticles.

Christopher Carlton 1 , Oleg Lourie 2 , Paulo Ferreira 1
1 Mechanical Engineering, University of Texas, Austin, Texas, United States, 2 , Nanofactory Instruments, Gothenburg Sweden

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9:00 PM - NN3.8
Nanomanipulation and Accurate Electrical Testing of Individual Gold Nanowires Studied by Nanomanipulators In-situ SEM.

Yong Peng 1 2 , Guenter Moebus 1 , Tony Cullis 2 , Beverley Inkson 1
1 Engineering Materials, University of Sheffield, Sheffield United Kingdom, 2 Department of Electronic and Electrical Engineering, University of Sheffield, Sheffield United Kingdom

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9:00 PM - NN3
NN3.2 Transferred to NN2.6

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9:00 PM - NN3
NN3.11 Transferred to NN6.21

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2008-12-02   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Suneel Kodambaka University of California-Los Angeles
Guus Rijnders University of Twente
Amanda Petford-Long Argonne National Laboratory
Andrew Minor Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Stig Helveg Haldor Topsoe A/S
Alexander Ziegler Max-Planck Institute for Biochemistry
NN4: Nucleation, Growth and Coarsening Kinetics of Nanostructures
Session Chairs
Stig Helveg
Suneel Kodambaka
Tuesday AM, December 02, 2008
Room 102 (Hynes)

9:15 AM - NN4.2
Thermal Stability of TiO2 Nanoparticles with Controlled Size and Shape:in-situ Studies by XRD and TEM.

Celine Perego 1 , Renaud Revel 1 , Olivier Durupthy 2 3 , Sophie Cassaignon 2 3 , Jean-Pierre Jolivet 2 3
1 , IFP-Lyon, 69360, Solaize France, 2 , UPMC Univ Paris 06, UMR 7574, Laboratoire de Chimie de la Matière Condensée de Paris, 75005, Paris France, 3 , CNRS, UMR 7574, Laboratoire de Chimie de la Matière Condensée de Paris, 75005, Paris France

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9:30 AM - NN4.3
In-situ TEM Sintering of FCC Nanoparticles.

Michael Asoro 1 , Desiderio Kovar 1 , Paulo Ferreira 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, United States

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9:45 AM - NN4.4
Atomic Scale Real Time Observation of Iridium Cluster Formation on MgO Surface from Mononuclear Ir(C2H4)2 Complexes by Transmission Electron Microscopy.

Volkan Ortalan 1 , Alper Uzun 1 , Bruce C. Gates 1 , Nigel D. Browning 1 2
1 Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of California-Davis, Davis, California, United States, 2 Chemistry, Materials and Life Sciences Directorate, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States

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10:00 AM - NN4.5
Reduction of Oxide Islands on Metal Surfaces Investigated by In-situ UHV TEM.

Guangwen Zhou 1 2 , Weiying Dai 3 , Judith Yang 4
1 Mechanical Engineering, State University of New York at Binghamton, Binghamton, New York, United States, 2 & Multidisciplinary Program in Materials Science and Engineering, State University of New York at Binghamton, Binghamton, New York, United States, 3 MR Physics Center, Department of Radiology, Harvard University , Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 4 Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

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10:15 AM - NN4.6
In Situ Transmission Electron Microscopy Studies of the Kinetics of Carbothermal Synthesis of Titanium Carbide.

Marta Pozuelo 1 , Xiaofeng Zhang 2 , Jeung Park 1 , Rasit Koc 3 , Suneel Kodambaka 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, 2 , Hitachi High Technologies America, Inc., Pleasanton, California, United States, 3 Mechanical Engineering, Southern Illinois University , Carbondale, Illinois, United States

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10:30 AM - NN4
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10:45 AM - **NN4.7
Gas-Induced Transformations in the Synthesis and Evolution of Catalytic Nanomaterials.

Peter Crozier 1
1 School of Materials, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States

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11:15 AM - NN4.8
Environmental Electron Microscopy of the Nucleation and Growth of Si and Ge Nanowires.

Stephan Hofmann 1 , Renu Sharma 2 , Tobias Wirth 1 , Caterina Ducati 3 , Takeshi Kasama 3 , Rafal Dunin-Borkowski 4 , Peter Bennett 5 , Jeff Drucker 5 , John Robertson 1
1 Dep. of Engineering, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom, 2 LeRoy Eyring Center for Solid State Science, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States, 3 Dep. of Materials Science and Metallurgy, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom, 4 Center for Electron Nanoscopy, TU Denmark, Lyngby Denmark, 5 Department of Physics, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States

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11:30 AM - **NN4.9
Materials Interactions During the Growth of Heterostructure Nanowires.

Frances Ross 1
1 TJ Watson Research Center, IBM Research Division, Yorktown Heights, New York, United States

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12:00 PM - **NN4.10
Kinetics of Nano Silicide Formation in Nano Si Wires.

King-Ning Tu 1 , Kuo-Chang Lu 1 , Yi-Chia Chou 1
1 , University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

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12:30 PM - NN4.11
In-situ TEM Observation of Repeating Events of Nucleation in Epitaxial Growth of Nano CoSi2 in Nanowires of Si.

Yi-Chia Chou 1 , King-Ning Tu 1 , Wen-Wei Wu 2 , Lih-Juann Chen 2
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, National Tsing Hua University, Hsinchu Taiwan

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12:45 PM - NN4.12
In situ Transmission Electron Microscope Study of the Nucleation and Growth of Platinum Nanocrystals in Solution.

Haimei Zheng 1 2 3 , Rachel Smith 3 , Young-wook Jun 2 3 , Chrisian Kisielowski 1 2 , Paul Alivisatos 2 3 , Ulrich Dahmen 1 2
1 National Center for Electron Microscopy, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States, 3 Materials Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National lab, Berkeley, California, United States

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NN5: Ultra-Fast Microscopy and Diffraction
Session Chairs
Alexander Ziegler
Tuesday PM, December 02, 2008
Room 102 (Hynes)

2:30 PM - **NN5.1
Dynamic Transmission Electron Microscope: Studying Nanoscale Material Processes with Nanosecond Time Resolution and Beyond.

Thomas LaGrange 1 , Geoffery Campbell 1 , Nigel Browning 1 2 , Bryan Reed 1 , Judy Kim 1 , James Evans 1 , Mitra Taheri 1 3 , Wayne King 1
1 Chemistry Materaials and Life Sciences, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States, 2 Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of California-Davis, Davis, California, United States, 3 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Drexel University , Philadephia, Pennsylvania, United States

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3:00 PM - **NN5.2
Lights, Action, Camera: Making Movies of Molecules (and Materials) with Ultrafast Electron Diffraction.

Bradley Siwick 1
1 Departments of Physics and Chemistry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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3:30 PM - NN5.3
Nanosecond Imaging in the Dynamic TEM Reveals Transient Phase Separation.

Judy Kim 1 2 , Thomas LaGrange 1 , Bryan Reed 1 , Nigel Browning 1 2 , Geoffrey Campbell 1
1 CMS, LLNL, Livermore, California, United States, 2 Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of California, Davis, California, United States

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3:45 PM - NN5.4
Femtosecond and Nanosecond Pulsed Laser Ignition Thresholds of Al/Pt Multilayer Foils.

Joel McDonald 1 , Eric Jones 1 , Kathryn Chinn 1 , Yoosuf Picard 3 , Steven Yalisove 2 , David Adams 1
1 Thin Films, Vacuum, and Packaging, Sandia National Labs, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 3 , Naval Research Lab, Washinton, District of Columbia, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

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4:30 PM - NN5.5
In-situ Analysis and Characterization of Morphology Evolution During Reaction of Energetic Co/Al Multilayer Foils.

Joel McDonald 1 , Eric Jones 1 , Kathryn Chinn 1 , Michael Hobbs 1 , David Adams 1
1 , Sandia National Labs, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

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4:45 PM - NN5.6
In Situ X-ray Icrodiffraction with Microsecond Temporal Resolution of Phase Transformations in Rapidly Propogating Exothermic Reactions in Nanoscale Multilayers.

Jonathan Trenkle 1 , Lucas Koerner 3 , Mark Tate 3 , Sol Gruner 3 4 , Timothy Weihs 2 , Todd Hufnagel 2
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Physics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States, 4 Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

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5:00 PM - NN5.7
Solving the Structure of Reaction Intermediates by Time-Resolved X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy.

Qi Wang 1 , Anatoly Frenkel 1 , Jonathan Hanson 2
1 Department of Physics, Yeshiva University, New York, New York, United States, 2 Chemistry Department, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York, United States

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5:15 PM - NN5.8
In Situ Electron Transfer Studies of Rigid, Ruthenium Complexes Inducing Aggregation of Spherical Nanoparticles.

Natalie Herring 1 , Jordan Poler 1
1 Chemistry, University of North Carolina Charlotte, Charlotte , North Carolina, United States

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5:30 PM - NN5.9
In situ Time-Resolved X-ray Diffraction and X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Studies of an Industrial Cu,Cr-Fe2O3 Catalyst for the Water-Gas Shift Reaction.

Daniela Zanchet 1 , Daniela Oliveira 1 , Cristiane Rodella 1 , Marco Logli 3 , Valeria Vicentini 3 , Wen Wen 2 , Jonathan Hanson 2 , José Rodriguez 2
1 Scientific Department, LNLS -Brazilian Synchrotron Light Laboratory, Campinas, São Paulo, Brazil, 3 , Oxiteno S.A. Ind. & Com., Mauá, São Paulo, Brazil, 2 Chemistry Department, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York, United States

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5:45 PM - NN5.10
Carrier Behavior in a Quantum-confined Material Under High Applied Pressures: Fundamental Insights.

Jeffrey Pietryga 1 , Kirill Zhuravlev 2 , Victor Klimov 1 , Richard Schaller 1
1 Chemistry Division, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States, 2 Division of Geological and Planetary Sciences, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, United States

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NN6: Poster Session
Session Chairs
Wednesday AM, December 03, 2008
Exhibition Hall D (Hynes)

9:00 PM - NN6.1
The Initial Oxidation Behavior of CuNi Alloys Observed by in Situ UHV-TEM.

Zhuoqun Li 1 , Judith Yang 1
1 Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

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9:00 PM - NN6.10
Scanning X-ray Diffraction with 200 nm Spatial Resolution.

Michael Hanke 1 , Martin Dubslaff 1 , Martin Schmidbauer 2 , Torsten Boeck 2 , Sebastian Schoeder 3 , Manfred Burghammer 3 , Christian Riekel 3 , Jens Patommel 4 , Christian Schroer 4
1 Institute of Physics, Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg, Halle /Saale Germany, 2 , Institute of Crystal Growth, Berlin Germany, 3 , European Synchrotron Radiation Facility, Grenoble France, 4 , Technical University Dresden, Dresden Germany

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9:00 PM - NN6.12
Three-Dimensional X-ray Imaging of Neurons in Brain

Jin Kyoung Kim 1 , So Eun Chang 1 , Im Joo Rhyu 2 , Kyoung Tai Kim 1 , Jung Ho Je 1
1 , POSTECH, PoHang Korea (the Republic of), 2 , Korea University, Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - NN6.13
In-Situ Synchrotron and First-Principles Studies of Oxygen-Induced Surface Structures on Cu (001).

Dillon Fong 1 , H. Iddir 1 , G. Zhou 1 , P. Fuoss 1 , P. Baldo 1 , P. Zapol 1 , J. Eastman 1
1 Materials Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States

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9:00 PM - NN6.14
Investigation of the Morphology of Nanoporous Silicon by Time-resolved Measurement of Changes to the Porosity during Dissolution.

Bernhard Goller 1 , Gazi Aliev 1 , Dmitry Kovalev 1 , Paul Snow 1
1 Physics, University of Bath, Bath, Somerset, United Kingdom

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9:00 PM - NN6.15
In-Situ Study of Material Response to Single Ion Events,

Yanwen Zhang 1 , William Weber 1
1 , Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, Washington, United States

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9:00 PM - NN6.16
Combined Spectroscopic Reflectometry and Spectroscopic Ellipsometry (SRSE) of Zinc Oxide (ZnO) and Strontium Titanate (STO) Thin Films.

Dionne Miller 1 , Glen Kowach 1
1 Chemistry, The City College of New York, New York, New York, United States

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9:00 PM - NN6.17
In Situ X-ray Diffraction during Molecular-beam Epitaxy of Ge Islands on Si(001).

Takashi Hanada 1 , Osami Sakata 1 , Hiroo Tajiri 1 , Takafumi Yao 1
1 Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University, Sendai Japan

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9:00 PM - NN6.18
Thermal Transport Across the Gold Nanorod-Solvent Interface, an Investigation of Ligand Effects by a Pump-Probe Laser Technique.

Joshua Alper 1 , Aaron Schmidt 1 , Andy Wijaya 3 , Matteo Chiesa 1 , Gang Chen 1 , Kimberly Hamad-Schifferli 1 2
1 Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Biological Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - NN6.2
In Situ Changes in Cerium Oxide Nanoparticles during Electron Irradiation.

Jonathan Winterstein 1 , Joysurya Basu 1 , C. Barry Carter 1
1 Chemical, Materials and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, United States

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9:00 PM - NN6.20
TEM Cross Section Research on the Interface of γ-Al2O3/NiAl Support.

Zhongfan Zhang 1 , Long Li 1 , Sergio Sanchez 2 , Qi Wang 4 , Lin-lin Wang 2 , Duane Johnson 3 , Anatoly Frenkel 4 , Ralph Nuzzo 2 , Judith Yang 1
1 Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science Department, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 2 Department of Chemistry, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States, 4 Department of Physics, Yeshiva University, New York, New York, United States, 3 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States

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9:00 PM - NN6.21
Uncovering the capabilities of Freeze-Fracture Electron Microscopy for Surface Science in the 21st Century.

Alex Wu 1 , Robert Lamb 2 3 , Grainne Moran 1 , Nick Roberts 1
1 School of Chemistry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 2 School of Chemistry, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 3 , Australian Synchrotron Company Ltd, Clayton, Victoria, Australia

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9:00 PM - NN6.3
Nanostructure Evolution of Deposits Grown by Electron Beam Induced Deposition.

Juntao Li 1 , Milos Toth 2 , Vasiliki Tileli 1 , Kathleen Dunn 1 , Charlene Lobo 2 , Bradley Thiel 1
1 College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering, University at Albany, Albany, New York, United States, 2 , FEI Company, Hillsboro, Oregon, United States

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9:00 PM - NN6.4
Imaging Individual Nanowire Nucleation Events.

Bong Joong Kim 1 , J. Tersoff 2 , K. Dick 4 , C. Wen 1 , S. Kodambaka 3 , E. Stach 1 , F. Ross 2
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States, 2 , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York, United States, 4 Solid State Physics, Lund University, Lund Sweden, 3 Materials Science and Engineering, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States

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9:00 PM - NN6.5
A SWNT Synthesis Apparatus for Multivariable Analysis of Nucleation and Growth Factors.

David Liptak 1 2 , Roberto Acosta 1 3 , Benji Maruyama 1
1 Materials and Manufacturing Directorate, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, United States, 2 , UES, Inc., Dayton, Ohio, United States, 3 Department of Physics, Wright State University, Dayton, Ohio, United States

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9:00 PM - NN6.6
In Situ EELS in the Study of Dehydration of Mg(OH)2 by Electron Beam.

Nan Jiang 1 , Dong Su 1 , John Spence 1
1 Physics, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States

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9:00 PM - NN6.8
X-Ray Microdiffraction in Conjunction with Discrete Dislocation Dynamics to Reveal Grain Boundary-dislocation Interaction Mechanisms.

Ralph Nyilas 1 , Miroslav Kobas 2 , Ralph Spolenak 1
1 Department of Materials, ETH , Zürich Switzerland, 2 , Swiss Light Source, Villingen Switzerland

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9:00 PM - NN6.9
Kinetic Studies of Initiated Chemical Vapor Deposition of Polymer Nanocoatings.

Gozde Ozaydin-Ince 1 , Karen Gleason 1
1 Department of Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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2008-12-03   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Suneel Kodambaka University of California-Los Angeles
Guus Rijnders University of Twente
Amanda Petford-Long Argonne National Laboratory
Andrew Minor Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Stig Helveg Haldor Topsoe A/S
Alexander Ziegler Max-Planck Institute for Biochemistry
NN7: Kinetics of Phase Transformations in Nanomaterials
Session Chairs
John Cumings
Jianyu Huang
Wednesday AM, December 03, 2008
Room 102 (Hynes)

9:15 AM - NN7.1
Low-loss EFTEM Imaging of Surface Plasmon Resonances in Triangular Silver Nanoparticles.

Peter van Aken 1 , Jaysen Nelayah 1 , Lin Gu 1 , Wilfried Sigle 1 , Christoph Koch 1 , Vesna Srot 1 , Isabel Pastoriza-Santos 2 , Luis Liz-Marzan 2
1 Stuttgart Center for Electron Microscopy, Max Planck Institute for Metals Research, Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, 2 Departemento de Quimica Fisica, Universidade de Vigo, Vigo Spain

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9:30 AM - NN7.2
In-situ TEM Study of Martensite Nucleation on Dislocations in Shape Memory Alloys.

Maria No 2 , Daniel Caillard 3 , Jose San Juan 1
2 Fisica Aplicada II, Universidad del Pais Vasco, Bilbao Spain, 3 CEMES, CNRS, Toulouse France, 1 Fisica Materia Condensada, Universidad del Pais Vasco, Bilbao Spain

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9:45 AM - NN7.3
In-situ TEM Study of the Alloying Process of the Au/Ni/AuGe Ohmic Contact to n-type GaAs.

Sung-Dae Kim 1 , Dong-Su Ko 1 , Tae-Young Ahn 1 , Jung-Hun Oh 2 , Sam-Dong Kim 2 , Young-Woon Kim 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul Korea (the Republic of), 2 Millimeter-wave INnovation Technology Research Center, Dongguk University, Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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10:00 AM - **NN7.4
Determining the Nanoscale Chemistry and Properties of Phases and Interfaces in Al-Si(-Cu-Mg) Nanoparticles Using In-situ TEM.

James Howe 1 , Santhana Eswaramoorthy 1 , Govindarajan Muralidharan 2
1 Department of MS&E, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States, 2 Materials Science and Technology Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States

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10:30 AM - *
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11:00 AM - **NN7.5
Imaging Magnetization Dynamics.

Christian Back 1 , Korbinian Perzlmaier 1 , Ingo Neudecker 1 , Wolfgang Scheibenzuber 1 , Georg Woltersdorf 1
1 , University Regensburg, Regensburg Germany

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11:30 AM - NN7.6
Scanning Probe Tomography Developed for Visualizing Buried Magnetic Structures.

Kenjiro Kimura 1 , Takumi Hiasa 1 , Hiroshi Onishi 1
1 Chemistry, Kobe University, Kobe Japan

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11:45 AM - NN7.7
Size-dependent Optically-induced Magnetization Dynamics in Colloidal Iron Oxide Nanocrystals.

Dong Hee Son 1
1 Chemistry, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, United States

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12:00 PM - **NN7.8
Imaging Spin Dynamics of Nanomagnetic Materials with Magnetic Soft X-ray Microscopy.

Peter Fischer 1
1 Center for X ray Optics, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States

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12:30 PM - **NN7.9
Exploring Magnetic Nanostructures by Spin Polarized Low Energy Electron Microscopy.

Andreas Schmid 1
1 National Center for Electron Microscopy, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley , California, United States

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NN8: Low-Energy Electron and X-ray Microscopies
Session Chairs
Christian Back
Wednesday PM, December 03, 2008
Room 102 (Hynes)

2:30 PM - **NN8.1
In Situ Studies of Thin Film Atomic and Electronic Structure using LEEM/PEEM.

Rudolf Tromp 1
1 , IBM T.J Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York, United States

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3:00 PM - **NN8.2
Surface and Step Evolution Driven by a Beam of Self-Ions and Observed by LEEM*R

Colin Flynn 1
1 Physics, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, United States

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3:30 PM - NN8.3
In-situ Surface and Interface Characterization of Nanostructures in Materials Exposed to Particle Radiation Fields.

Jean Allain 1 , D. Rokusek 1 , Chase Taylor 1 , Martin Nieto-Perez 2 , Christopher Wagener 1
1 Nuclear Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States, 2 CICATA, IPN, Queretaro, Queretaro, Mexico

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3:45 PM - NN8.4
Controlling the Kinetics of Molecular Crystal Growth by Tuning the Energy of Incident Molecules.

Aram Amassian 1 , Tushar Desai 2 , Sukwon Hong 2 , Arthur Woll 3 , Stefan Kowarik 4 , Vladimir Pozdin 1 , Detlef Smilgies 3 , Joe Goose 2 , Paulette Clancy 2 , Frank Schreiber 4 , George Malliaras 1 , James Engstrom 2
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States, 2 School of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States, 3 Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States, 4 Institut für Angewandte Physik, Universität Tübingen, Tübingen Germany

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4:30 PM - **NN8.5
3D X-ray Diffraction Microscopy and its Applications to Materials and Nano-Science.

Jianwei (John) Miao 1
1 , UCLA, Los Angeles, California, United States

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5:00 PM - NN8.6
X-ray Imaging in Dynamic Studies on Soft Matter.

Byung Mook Weon 1 , Seung Kwon Seol 1 , Jung Ho Je 1 , Jae Mok Yi 2 , Yong Song Chu 2 , Yeukuang Hwu 3 , Giorgio Margaritondo 4
1 X-ray Imaging Center, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Pohang University of Science and Technology, Pohang, GyungBuk, Korea (the Republic of), 2 Advanced Photon Source, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States, 3 Institute of Physics, Academia Sinica, Taipei Taiwan, 4 School of Basic Sciences, Ecole Polytechnique Fadarale de Lausanne, Lausanne Switzerland

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5:15 PM - NN8.7
High-Temperature Synchrotron X-ray Diffraction Characterization of Three-Dimensional Strain/Stress Fields in Nanocrystalline Coatings on Steel.

Klaus Martinschitz 1 , Christoph Kirchlechner 1 , Mathias Bartosik 1 , Rostislav Daniel 2 3 , Christian Mitterer 2 3 , Keckes Jozef 1
1 Department of Materials Physics, Univeristy of Leoben, Leoben Austria, 2 Department of Physical Metallurgy and Materials Testing, University of Leoben, Leoben Austria, 3 Christian-Doppler Laboratory for Advanced Coatings, University of Leoben, Leoben Austria

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5:30 PM - NN8.8
Development of Novel In-situ High-Temperature X-ray Microprobe Techniques and Their Application to Crystalline Silicon Solar Cell Materials.

Steve Hudelson 1 3 , Sarah Bernardis 2 3 , Matthew Marcus 4 , Sirine Fakra 4 , Barry Lai 5 , Stefan Vogt 5 , Tonio Buonassisi 1 3
1 Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Laboratory for Manufacturing and Productivity, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Materials Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 4 Advanced Light Source, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States, 5 Advanced Photon Source, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States

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5:45 PM - NN8.9
In-situ Studies of Morphology Evolution in Polymer/clay Nanocomposites During Bi-axial Deformation.

Bilge Hatiboglu 1 , David Bucknall 1 , Yonathan Thio 1
1 Polymer, Textile and Fiber Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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NN9: Poster Session
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Thursday AM, December 04, 2008
Exhibition Hall D (Hynes)

9:00 PM - NN9.1
Atomic Force Controlled Nanolithography with Gas Phase Reagents.

Shalom Weinberger 2 , Aaron Lewis 1 , Chaim Sukenik 2
2 Department of Chemistry, Bar-Ilan University, Ramat Gan Israel, 1 , The Hebrew University, Jerusalem Israel

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9:00 PM - NN9.10
Extended Probe Tip Lifetime Considerations in True Non-Contact Mode AFM.

Yueming Hua 1 , Nicole Munoz 1 , Cynthia Coggins 1 , Doru Florescu 1 , Sung Park 1 , Sang-il Park 1
1 , Park Systems, Inc, Santa Clara, California, United States

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9:00 PM - NN9.13
Local Thermomechanical Characterization of Phase Transitions in Polymers using Band Excitation Atomic Force Microscopy with Heated Probe.

Maxim Nikiforov 1 , Stephen Jesse 1 , Lou Germinario 2 , Sergei Kalinin 1
1 Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States, 2 , Eastman Chemical Company, Kingsport, Tennessee, United States

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9:00 PM - NN9.14
Molecular-scale Hydration Structures Investigatedby Frequency Modulation Atomic Force Microscopy.

Kenjiro Kimura 1 2 , Shinichiro Ido 2 , Noriaki Oyabu 1 2 , Kei Kobayashi 1 3 , Takashi Imai 4 , Hirofumi Yamada 1 2
1 , Japan Science and Technology Agency, Advanced Measurement and Analysis, Saitama Japan, 2 Electronic Science and Engineering, Kyoto University, Kyoto Japan, 3 Innovative Collaboration Center, Kyoto University, Kyoto Japan, 4 , RIKEN, Hyogo Japan

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9:00 PM - NN9.16
Material Identification and Characterization using AFM Based sub-100nm Nanoscale Thermal Analysis and Imaging.

Kevin Kjoller 1 , Craig Prater 1 , Roshan Shetty 1 , Bill King 2
1 , Anasys Instruments, Santa Barbara, California, United States, 2 Dept of Mechanical Engg, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, United States

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9:00 PM - NN9.17
In Situ Nanometer Scale Study of the Thermal Degradation Process of Ultrathin HfSixOy/Si by UHV-STM.

Kun Xue 1 , Ho Po Ho 1 , Jian Bin Xu 1
1 Electronic Engineering Department, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong China

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9:00 PM - NN9.2
Monitoring Organic Thin Film Growth in Aqueous Solution In-situ with a Combined Quartz Crystal Microbalance and Ellipsometry.

Amitabha Sarkar 1 , Tapani Viitala 3 , Thomas Tiwald 2 , Tino Hofmann 1 , Ann Kjerstad 1 , Bahar Laderian 1 , John Woollam 2 , Mathias Schubert 1
1 , University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States, 3 , KSV Instruments Ltd., Helsinki Finland, 2 , John A. Woollam Co., Lincoln, Nebraska, United States

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9:00 PM - NN9.20
Studying Surface Forces and Thin Film Patterns Induced by Electric Fields using a New SFA Technique.

Hongbo Zeng 1 2 , Yu Tian 1 2 , Travers Anderson 1 2 , Matthew Tirrell 1 2 , Jacob Israelachvili 1 2
1 Chemical Engineering, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States, 2 Materials Research Laboratory, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States

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9:00 PM - NN9.3
Scanning Probe Study of TiO2 Surfaces Placed in Reactive Environments.

Takumi Hiasa 1 2 , Suzumi Kataoka 1 2 , Kenjiro Kimura 1 2 , Hiroshi Onishi 1 2
1 Chemistry, Kobe University, Kobe Japan, 2 , Japan Science and Technology Agency, Advanced Measurement and Analysis, Kawaguchi Japan

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9:00 PM - NN9.5
Ferroelectric Domain Stability Characterized by Piezo Force Microscopy and Scanning Surface Potential Microscopy.

James Bosse 1 , Nicholas Polomoff 1 , Ramamoorthy Ramesh 2 , Bryan Huey 1
1 Institute of Materials Science, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States

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9:00 PM - NN9.6
Improving Scanning Probe Microscopy Resolution by Combining Trace and Retrace Results.

Atif Rakin 1 , Nicholas Polomoff 1 , Bryan Huey 1
1 Institute of Materials Science, University of Connecticut, Storrs, Connecticut, United States

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9:00 PM - NN9.7
Dissociation of Tin Hydride on a Surface of Polycrystalline Ruthenium Film.

Nadir Faradzhev 1 2 , Vadim Sidorkin 3
1 Department of Physics, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Piscataway, New Jersey, United States, 2 , National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland, United States, 3 Faculty of Applied Sciences, TU Delft, Delft Netherlands

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9:00 PM - NN9.8
In Situ XPS Investigation About the Growth of the First Atomic Layer of Ta(N) Films Deposited by ALD.

Steffen Strehle 1 , Daniela Schmidt 1 , Martin Knaut 1 , Matthias Albert 1 , Johann Bartha 1
1 Semiconductor and Microsystems Technology Laboratory (IHM), Technische Universität Dresden, Dresden Germany

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9:00 PM - NN9.9
Determination of Hierarchical Strains in Intercalated clay-Polypropylene Nano-Composites.

Guenther Maier 1 2 , Michael Feuchter 4 2 , Milan Kracalik 3 , Gerald Pinter 4
1 , Materials Center Leoben Forschung , Leoben Austria, 2 , Erich Schmid Institut, Leoben Austria, 4 , Institute of Materials Science and Testing of Plastics, University of Leoben, Leoben Austria, 3 , Institut für Kunststoffverarbeitung, Montanuniversität Leoben, Leoben Austria

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Symposium Organizers

Suneel Kodambaka University of California-Los Angeles
Guus Rijnders University of Twente
Amanda Petford-Long Argonne National Laboratory
Andrew Minor Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Stig Helveg Haldor Topsoe A/S
Alexander Ziegler Max-Planck Institute for Biochemistry
NN10: In-situ Studies of Thin Film Growth
Session Chairs
Peter Fischer
Thursday AM, December 04, 2008
Room 102 (Hynes)

9:00 AM - NN10.1
X-Ray Diffraction Study of Nanoporous Gold.

Steven Van Petegem 1 , Stefan Brandstetter 1 , Andrea Hodge 2 3 , Juergen Biener 2 , Helena Van Swygenhoven 1
1 ASQ/NUM – Materials Science & Simulation, Paul Scherrer Institut, Villigen PSI Switzerland, 2 , Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States, 3 Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering Department, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States

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9:15 AM - NN10.2
Mapping Hillocks in Gold Thin Films with X-ray Microdiffraction: Mesoscopic Mapping and In-Situ Growth Studies.

Karen Magid 1 , Ralph Nyilas 1 , Julie Nucci 2 , Martin Kunz 3 , Nobumichi Tamura 3 , Ralph Spolenak 1
1 Laboratory for Nanometallurgy, ETH-Zurich, Zurich Switzerland, 2 Center for Nanoscale Systems, Cornell University, Owego, New York, United States, 3 Advanced Light Source, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States

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9:30 AM - NN10.3
X-Ray Photoemission Diffraction: A Technique to Resolve the Structure of Ultra-thin Films.

Gertjan Koster 1 , Wolter Siemons 1 2 , Jeroen Blok 1 , Guus Rijnders 1 , Malcolm Beasley 2 , Dave Blank 1
1 TNW, University of Twente, Enschede Netherlands, 2 GLAM, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States

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9:45 AM - NN10.4
In-situ X-ray Measurements of Coarsening During Pulsed Laser Deposition.

John Ferguson 1 4 , Gökhan Arikan 2 4 , Hui-Qiong Wang 2 4 , Arthur Woll 3 , Joel Brock 2 4
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States, 4 Cornell Center for Materials Research, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States, 2 Applied and Engineering Physics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States, 3 Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States

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10:00 AM - **NN10.5
In-Situ Synchrotron X-Ray Studies of Synthesis of Oxide and Nitride Epitaxial Structures.

Stephen Streiffer 1 , Marie-Ingrid Richard 2 , Matthew Highland 2 , Tim Fister 2 , Dillon Fong 2 , Paul Fuoss 2 , Jeff Eastman 2 , Carol Thompson 3 , Anneli Munkholm 4 , Ken Elder 5 , G. Stephenson 2 1
1 Center for Nanoscale Materials, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States, 2 Materials Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States, 3 Dept. of Physics, Northern Illinois University, DeKalb, Illinois, United States, 4 , Philips Lumileds Lighting Co., San Jose, California, United States, 5 Dept. of Physics, Oakland University, Rochester, Michigan, United States

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11:00 AM - **NN10.6
In-situ Control of the SrTiO3 Surface.

Fabio Miletto Granozio 1 , Umberto Scotti di Uccio 2 , Marco Salluzzo 1 , Milan Radovic 3 , Paolo Perna 1 2 , Gabriella De Luca 1 , Roberto Di Capua 3 , Alessia Sambri 3 , Nathascia Lampis 3
1 , CNR-INFM, Napoli Italy, 2 DiMSAT, Università di Cassino, Cassino (FR) Italy, 3 Physics Department, Università Federico II, Napol Italy

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11:30 AM - NN10.7
In Situ Studies of the Atomic Layer Deposition of ZrO2 and ZnO using X-Ray Synchrotron Radiation.

Paul Fuoss 1 , Dillon Fong 1 , Timothy Fister 1 , Matthew Highland 1 , Marie-Ingrid Richard 1 , Peter Baldo 1 , Jeffrey Eastman 1
1 Materials Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States

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11:45 AM - NN10.8
In-situ X-Ray Investigaton of SiGe/Si(001) NanoscaleIslands Grown by Liquid Phase Epitaxy (LPE).

Steffi Deiter 1 , Michael Hanke 1 , Christian Eisenschmidt 1 , Torsten Boeck 2 , Thomas Teubner 2 , Uwe Jendritzki 2
1 , Martin-Luther-Universität Halle-Wittenberg, Halle (Saale) Germany, 2 , Institut für Kristallzüchtung, Berlin Germany

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12:00 PM - NN10.9
RHEED for Real Time Extraction of Quantum Dot Size.

Chandani Rajapaksha 1 2 , Alex Freundlich 1 2
1 Department of Physics, University of Houston, Houston, Texas, United States, 2 , Center for Advanced Materials, University of Houston, Houston, Texas, United States

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12:15 PM - NN10.10
RHEED Surface Pole Figure -- A New In-situ Technique to Study Surface Texture Evolution of Polycrystallines and Nanostructures.

Gwo Ching Wang 1 , Fu Tang 1 , Toh-Ming Lu 1
1 Physics, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, United States

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12:30 PM - NN10.11
Monitoring Oxide Thin Film Growth with In-situ Atomic Force Microscopy.

Joska Broekmaat 1 , Guus Rijnders 1 , Dave H.A. Blank 1
1 MESA+ Institute for Nanotechnology, University of Twente, Enschede Netherlands

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12:45 PM - NN10.12
In-situ Scanning Tunneling Microscopy Studies of Sb Incorporation into GaAs Surfaces.

Jessica Bickel 1 , Chris Pearson 2 , Joanna Mireki Millunchick 1
1 Materials Science Department, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States, 2 Computer Science, Engineering Science and Physics, University of Michigan-Flint, Flint, Michigan, United States

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NN11: In-situ Scanning Probe Microscopy Studies of Surface Structures and Properties
Session Chairs
Guus Rijnders
Thursday PM, December 04, 2008
Room 102 (Hynes)

2:30 PM - **NN11.1
Surface Dynamics and Instabilities at Electrode Surfaces.

Margret Giesen 1
1 IBN 4, Juelich Research Centre, Juelich Germany

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