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2012 MRS Fall Meeting Logo2012 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

November 25-30, 2012 | Boston
Meeting Chairs: Chennupati Jagadish, Thomas Lippert, Amit Misra, Eric Stach, Ting Xu

Symposium D : Energy-Critical Materials

2012-11-26   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Alex King, The Ames Laboratory
John Poate, Colorado School of Mines
Mary M. Poulton, The University of Arizona
Steven Duclos, GE Global Research

Symposium Support

Colorado School of Mines
GE Global Research
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Sigma-Aldrich Co. LLC
The Ames Laboratory
University of Arizona
D1: Critical Materials
Session Chairs
Alex King
Monday AM, November 26, 2012
Hynes, Level 3, Room 313

9:30 AM - *D1.01
U.S. Department of Energy's Critical Material Strategy

Diana Bauer 1

1U.S. Department of Energy Washington USA

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10:00 AM - *D1.02
Economic and Policy Perspectives on Energy Critical Elements

Rod Eggert 1

1Colorado School of Mines Golden USA

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10:30 AM - *D1.03
The Recovery of Energy-Critical Metals from Copper Leach Solution

Brent Hiskey 1

1University of Arizona Tucson USA

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11:00 AM - D1
Break

11:30 AM - *D1.04
Lithium the Metal of the Future

Ihor Kunasz 1

1Consultant Oro Valley USA

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12:00 PM - D1
Panel Discussion

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2012-11-27   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Alex King, The Ames Laboratory
John Poate, Colorado School of Mines
Mary M. Poulton, The University of Arizona
Steven Duclos, GE Global Research

Symposium Support

Colorado School of Mines
GE Global Research
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Sigma-Aldrich Co. LLC
The Ames Laboratory
University of Arizona
D5/G6: Joint Session: Materials Availability
Session Chairs
Martin Green
Tuesday PM, November 27, 2012
Hynes, Level 3, Room 306

2:30 AM - *D5.01/G6.01
Energy Limitations on Materials Availability

Igor Lubomirsky 1 David Cahen 1

1Weizmann Institute of Science Rehovot Israel

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3:00 AM - D5.02/G6.02
Cellulose Nanomaterials: Imaging, Characterization and Applications

Jeffrey William Gilman 1

1NIST Gaithersburg USA

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3:15 AM - D5.03/G6.03
Glass: An Old Material for the Future of Manufacturing

Susanne Klein 1 Steven J Simske 2

1HP Labs Bristol United Kingdom2HP Labs Ft. Collins USA

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3:30 AM - *D5.04/G6.04
Will Metal Scarcity Impede Routine Industrial Use?

Thomas Graedel 1

1Yale University New Haven USA

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4:00 AM - D5/G6
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4:30 AM - *D5.05/G6.05
Project Phoenix: Making More Clean Energy-critical Materials Available

John L. Burba 1 Andy Davis 1

1Molycorp, Inc. Greenwood Village USA

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5:00 AM - *D5.06/G6.06
Critical Elements and New Energy Technologies

Robert L Jaffe 1

1MIT Cambridge USA

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5:30 AM - D5.07/G6.07
Microbial Approaches to the Extraction and Recovery of Scarce Metals

William Bonificio 1 David Clarke 1

1Harvard University Cambridge USA

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5:45 AM - D5.08/G6.08
Thermochemistry of Indium Recovery in the Pyrometallurgical Recyling Technology

Joo Hyun Park 1 Kyu-yeol Ko 1

1University of Ulsan Ulsan Republic of Korea

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D4: Magnets
Session Chairs
Steven Duclos
Tuesday AM, November 27, 2012
Hynes, Level 3, Room 313

9:30 AM - *D4.01
The Elements of Magnetics

Steve Constantinides 1

1Arnold Magnetic Technologies Rochester USA

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10:00 AM - *D4.02
The Drive for Permanent Magnets with Significantly Lower or No Rare Earth Content

George Hadjipanyas 1

1University of Delaware Newark USA

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10:30 AM - D4.03
Microstructural and Magnetic Characterization of Tetrataenite, FeNi- A Potential Candidate for a Rare-earth -free Permanent Magnet

Arif Mubarok 1 Nina Bordeaux 2 Joseph L Goldstein 1 Laura H Lewis 2

1University of Massachusetts Amherst USA2Northeastern University Boston USA

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10:45 AM - D4.04
Permanent Magnet Alloys Synthesized from Recycled Rare Earth Metals

Ryan T Ott 1 Lawrence L Jones 1 Kevin W Dennis 1 R. William McCallum 1

1Ames Laboratory (USDOE) Ames USA

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11:00 AM - D4
Break

11:30 AM - D4.05
Microstructural Characterization of Alnico Alloys

Lin Zhou 1 Qingfeng Xing 1 Haley Dillon 1 R. McCallum 1 Iver Anderson 1 Steve Constantinides 2 Mattthew Kramer 1

1Ames Lab Ames USA2Arnold Magnetic Technology Corp Rochester USA

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11:45 AM - D4.06
Microstructure and Chemistry of a Commercial Alnico 8 Permanent Magnetic Material

Qingfeng Xing 1 Lin Zhou 1 Haley Dillon 1 R. W. McCallum 1 Iver E. Anderson 1 Steve Constantinides 2 Michael K. Miller 3 Matthew J. Kramer 1

1Ames Laboratory Ames USA2Arnold Magnetic Tecnologies Corporation Rochester USA3Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge USA

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12:00 PM - D4.07
Towards Rare-earth-free Permanent Magnets: Fe-(CuMn) Nanocomposites

Joshua L. Marion 1 F. Jimenez-Villacorta 1 M. Daniil 2 M. A. Willard 3 L. H. Lewis 1

1Northeastern University Boston USA2George Washington University Washington DC USA3US Naval Research Laboratory Washington DC USA

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12:15 PM - D4.08
Vapor-liquid-solid Assisted Growth of Magnetic MnxGa Nanostructures

Michelle Elizabeth Jamer 1 Badih A. Assaf 1 Marius Eich 2 Jagadeesh S. Moodera 2 3 Don Heiman 1

1Northeastern University Boston USA2Francis Bitter Magnet Lab Cambridge USA3MIT Cambridge USA

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12:30 PM - D4.09
Microstructure and Magnetic Properties of Bulk Nanocrystalline MnAl

Anurag Chaturvedi 1 Rumana Yaqub 1 Ian Baker 1

1Dartmouth College Hanover USA

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2012-11-28   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Alex King, The Ames Laboratory
John Poate, Colorado School of Mines
Mary M. Poulton, The University of Arizona
Steven Duclos, GE Global Research

Symposium Support

Colorado School of Mines
GE Global Research
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Sigma-Aldrich Co. LLC
The Ames Laboratory
University of Arizona
D7: Energy Storage
Session Chairs
John Poate
Wednesday PM, November 28, 2012
Hynes, Level 3, Room 313

2:30 AM - D7.01
Calcium-bismuth Liquid Electrodes for Energy Storage Systems

Hojong Kim 1 Dane Andrew Boysen 2 Takanari Ouchi 1 Donald R Sadoway 1

1MIT Cambridge USA2Department of Energy Washington, DC USA

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2:45 AM - D7.02
Characterization of NaPF6 Based Non-aqueous and Polymer Electrolytes

Amrtha Bhide 1 Martin Frey 1 K. Damp;#252;rr 2 Philipp Adelhelm 1 Jamp;#252;rgen Janek 1

1Justus Liebig University Giessen Germany2BASF SE Ludwigshafen Germany

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3:00 AM - D7.03
Microstructural Properties of Melt-spun La2MgNi9 Ni-MH Battery Electrode Alloy

Christopher C. Nwakwuo 1 2 Thomas Holm 1 2 Roman V. Denys 2 Jan Petter Maehlen 2 Wei-Kang Hu 2 Jan Ketil Solberg 1 Volodymyr A. Yartys 1 2

1Norwegian University of Science and Technology Trondheim Norway2Institute for Energy Technology Kjeller Norway

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3:15 AM - D7.04
Synthesis and Characterization of Na0.44MnO2 from Solution Precursors

Xuan Zhou 1 Ramesh Guduru 1 Pravansu Mohanty 1

1University of Michigan-Dearborn Dearborn USA

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3:30 AM - D7
Break

4:00 AM - D7.05
Supercapacitors Based on Carbons with Tuned Porosity Derived from Paper Pulp Mill Sludge Biowaste

David Mitlin 1 Huanlei Wang 1 Zhi Li 1 Zhanwei Xu 1 Chris Holt 1 Xuehai Tan 1 Babak Shalchi Amirkhiz 1

1University of Alberta and NINT NRC Edmonton Canada

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4:15 AM - D7.06
Nitrogen Doped Graphene Nanoplatelets

Aiping Yu 1

1University of Waterloo Waterloo Canada

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4:30 AM - D7.07
Dielectric Characterization of Thick Film Barium Titanate Glass-ceramic

Brian Riggs 1 Brian D Ozsdolay 1 Xiaofeng Su 1 Minoru Tomozawa 1 Douglas B Chrisey 1 2

1Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Troy USA2Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Troy USA

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D6: Photovoltaics and Photoemitters
Session Chairs
John Poate
Wednesday AM, November 28, 2012
Hynes, Level 3, Room 313

9:30 AM - *D6.01
Materials ``Availabilityrdquo; vs Supply-chain Management

David Eaglesham 1

1Pellion Technologies Cambridge USA

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10:00 AM - D6.02
Solar Energy Collection in 3 Dimensions: 3D Photovoltaics

Nicola Ferralis 1 Rachelle Villalon 2 Marco Bernardi 1 Jin H Wan 3 Jeffrey C. Grossman 1

1MIT Cambridge USA2MIT Cambridge USA3MIT Cambridge USA

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10:15 AM - D6.03
Thermal Conductivity of Polysilicon Inverse Opals

Jun Ma 1 Bibek Parajuli 2 Marc Ghossoub 1 Paul Braun 2 Sanjiv Sinha 1

1UIUC Urbana USA2UIUC Urbana USA

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10:30 AM - D6.04
Strong Light Emission from Stress-activated Perovskite Oxides

Sunao Kamimura 1 Hiroshi Yamada 1 2 Chao-Nan Xu 1 2 3

1Kyushu University Kasuga Japan2National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) Tosu Japan3Kyushu University Fukuoka Japan

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10:45 AM - D6.05
Properties of the Oxynitride Family M-Si-O-N (M= Lu3+, Y3+, La3+) for Ce3+-activated Phosphors

Kristin Ashley Denault 1 Ram Seshadri 1

1University of California Santa Barbara USA

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11:00 AM - D6
Break

11:30 AM - D6.06
New Barium Europium Aluminate Phosphors for Warm-white Light-emitting Diodes through Single-emitting-center-conversion

Xufan Li 1 John D Budai 3 Feng Liu 1 2 Jane Y Howe 3 Jiahua Zhang 4 Xiao-Jun Wang 5 Zhanjun Gu 6 Chengjun Sun 7 Richard S Meltzer 2 Zhengwei Pan 1 2

1The University of Georgia Athens USA2The University of Georgia Athens USA3Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge USA4Changchun Institute of Optics, Fine Mechanics and Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences Changchun China5Georgia Southern University Statesboro USA6Institute of High Energy Physics, Chinese Academy of Science Beijing China7Argonne National Laboratory Argonne USA

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11:45 AM - D6.07
Fluorescent SiC as a New Platform for Visible and Infrared Emitting Applications as Well as Prospective Photovoltaics

Mikael Syvaejaervi 1 Jianwu Sun 1 Peter Wellmann 2 Valdas Jokubavicius 1 Saskia Schimmel 2 Philip Hens 1 Rickard Liljedahl 1 Rositza Yakimova 1 Michl Kaiser 2 Margareta Linnarsson 3 Yiyu Ou 4 Haiyan Ou 4

1Linkamp;#246;ping University Linkamp;#246;ping Sweden2University of Erlangen-Nuremberg Erlangen Germany3KTH Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm Sweden4Technical University of Denmark Copenhagen Denmark

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12:00 PM - D6.08
Structural and Optical Characterization of New Stable Phosphors Based on the Oxyfluoride Host Lattice of NaCa2GeO4F and NaCa2-xBaxGeO4F

Sonali Mitra 1 Thomas Vogt 1

1University of South Carolina, Columbia Columbia USA

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12:15 PM - D6.09
Microstructure of Epitaxial AlN Layers on Sapphire Substrates Deposited by Physical Vapor Deposition

Sandeep Kohli 1 Boris Druz 1 Adrian Devasahayam 1 Arindom Datta 1 Frank Cerio 1

1Veeco Instruments Inc Plainview USA

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12:30 PM - D6.10
Micro GaN Light-emitting Diode Arrays on SiO2/Si (100) Wafer

Li Zhang 1 2 Qixun Wee 1 3 Hongfei Liu 4 Soo Jin Chua 1 3 4

1Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering National University of Singapore Singapore Singapore2NUS Graduate School for Integrative Sciences and Engineering Singapore Singapore3Singapore-MIT Alliance Singapore Singapore4Institute of Materials Research and Engineering Singapore Singapore

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12:45 PM - D6.11
Development of High Thermal Conductivity Silicon Nitride Substrate Materials

You Zhou 1 Hideki Hyuga 1 Yu-ichi Yoshizawa 1 Kiyoshi Hirao 1

1National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) Nagoya Japan

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2012-11-29   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Alex King, The Ames Laboratory
John Poate, Colorado School of Mines
Mary M. Poulton, The University of Arizona
Steven Duclos, GE Global Research

Symposium Support

Colorado School of Mines
GE Global Research
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Sigma-Aldrich Co. LLC
The Ames Laboratory
University of Arizona
D8: Catalysts and Hydrogen
Session Chairs
Alex King
Thursday AM, November 29, 2012
Hynes, Level 3, Room 313

9:30 AM - D8.01
Ultra-efficient PGM-free Catalytic Nanoreactors for NO Oxidation

Zheng Ren 2 1 Yanbing Guo 2 1 Zhonghua Zhang 2 1 Caihong Liu 2 1 Pu-Xian Gao 2 1

1University of Connecticut Storrs USA2University of Connecticut Storrs USA

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9:45 AM - D8.02
Organic-inorganic Interactions in Mesoporous Silica

Di Wu 1 Stacey I Zones 2 Alexandra Navrotsky 1

1University of California at Davis Davis USA2Chevron Energy Technology Company Richmond USA

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10:00 AM - D8.03
Designing Novel Multi-cation Oxide Alloys for Photocatalysts

Muhammad N Huda 1

1University of Texas at Arlington Arlington USA

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10:15 AM - D8.04
Structure and Catalytic Performance in Automotive Catalysts Based on ZnO/(La,Sr)CoO3 Composite Nanorod Arrays

Sarah Glod 1 Yanbing Guo 1 Zhonghua Zhang 1 Zheng Ren 1 Pu-Xian Gao 1

1University of Connecticut Storrs USA

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10:30 AM - D8.05
Solar Thermal Electrochemical Production of Energetic Molecules: Efficient STEP Solar Water Splitting, Carbon Capture, and Solar Metals, Fuel, Cement and Bleach Production

Stuart Licht 1

1George Washington University Washington USA

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10:45 AM - D8.06
Novel Perovskite Catalyst for Two-step Thermochemical Water Splitting

Chih-Kai Yang 1 Yoshihiro Yamazaki 1 2 Sossina M. Haile 1

1California Institute of Technology Pasadena USA2Japan Science and Technology Agency Tokyo Japan

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11:00 AM - D8
Break

11:30 AM - D8.07
Mass Transport for the Decomposition Reactions LiNH2/LiH and LiAlH4/Li3AlH6

Biljana Rolih 1 Vidvuds Ozolins 1

1UCLA Los Angeles USA

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11:45 AM - D8.08
Salt as Alternative Energy Source to Fossil Fuel

Masataka Murahara 1 2 3 Yuji Sato 4 Toshio Ohkawara 3

1Tokai University Hiratsuka Japan2Tokyo Institute of Thechnology O-okayama, Meguro-ku Japan3M Hikari amp; Energy Laboratory Co., Ltd. Kamakura Japan4Institute for Laser Technology Nishi-ku Japan

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12:00 PM - D8.09
Ultra-fast Synthesis of CeO2/ Pt Nanohybrids for Catalysis: Impact of Different Reactive Facets on the Mechanism of CO Oxidation

Nisha Singhania 1 Ashok Anumol 1 Giridhar Madras 2 N. Ravishankar 1

1Indian Institute of Science Bangalore India2Indian Institute of Science Bangalore India

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