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2014 MRS Fall Meeting Logo2014 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

November 30-December 5, 2014 | Boston
Meeting Chairs: Husam N. Alshareef, Amit Goyal, Gerardo Morell, José A. Varela, In Kyeong Yoo

Symposium FF : Materials as Tools for Sustainability

2014-12-01   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

John Abelson, University of Illinois-Urbana
Laura Espinal, National Institute of Standards and Technology
Claes-Goran Granqvist, Uppsala University
Enrico Traversa, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

Symposium Support

NISE Network
Sustainable Materials and Technologies
FF3: Sustainability Challenges and Approaches
Session Chairs
Laura Espinal
Martin Green
Monday PM, December 01, 2014
Hynes, Level 2, Room 203

2:30 AM - *FF3.01
A Chemistry Perspective on Materials Sustainability

D. Constable 1

1ACS Green Chemistry Institute Washington USA

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3:00 AM - FF3.02
Human Health Considerations as an Integral Component of Sustainable Materials Design: Industry Change and New Research Opportunities

Ashley A. White 1

1U.S. Green Building Council San Francisco USA

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3:15 AM - FF3.03
Tools for Sustainable Development of Impoverished Areas

Jameson Wetmore 1 2

1Arizona State University Tempe USA2Arizona State University Tempe USA

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3:30 AM - FF3.04
Organic Polymer Light-Emitting Diodes: An Economic, Environmental, and Efficiency Assessment

Catrice M Carter 2 Xiaojun Wang 1 3 Sivarampragadeesh Siva 2 Deirdre O'Carroll 2 3

1Jilin University Nanguan, Changchun, Jilin China2Rutgers University Piscataway USA3Rutgers University Piscataway USA

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3:45 AM - FF3
Break

FF4: Membranes
Session Chairs
Laura Espinal
Mary Galvin
Monday PM, December 01, 2014
Hynes, Level 2, Room 203

4:15 AM - *FF4.01
Materials for Membranes and Water Sustainability

Suzana Nunes 1

1KAUST Thuwal Saudi Arabia

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4:45 AM - FF4.02
Novel Hydrophobic Ionic Liquid Based Polymer for Membrane Pervaporative Enrichment of 1,3 Propanediol from Aqueous Solutions

Baishali Kanjilal 1 Iman Noshadi 2 Richard Parnas 1 2

1University of Connecticut Wilimatic USA2University of Connecticut Storrs USA

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5:00 AM - FF4.03
Theoretical Study of Molecule Separation in Nanoporous Materials for Realization Sustainable Future

Rodion Belosludov 1 Yoshiyuki Kawazoe 2 3

1Institute for Materials Research Sendai Japan2New Industry Hatchery Center, Tohoku University Sendai Japan3Kutateladze Institute of Thermophysics, SB RAS Novosibirsk Russian Federation

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5:15 AM - FF4.04
Fouling Resistant, High Flux Membranes Using Self-Assembling Zwitterionic Copolymers

Prity Bengani 1 Ayse Asatekin 1

1Tufts University Medford USA

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5:30 AM - FF4.05
Investigation of Novel Opuntia Ficus-Indica Mucilage Nanofiber Membrane Filtration for Water Systems

Sylvia W Thomas 1 Norma A. Alcantar 2 Fei Guo 2 Daniela Stebbins 2 Manopriya Devisetty Subramanyam 1 Hrudaychand Katakam 1 Samuel Perez 1 Rasudha Muppaneni 1

1University of South Florida Tampa USA2University Of South Florida Tampa USA

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FF1: Focus on Sustainability: The Research / Corporate Nexus
Session Chairs
John Abelson
D. Constable
Monday AM, December 01, 2014
Hynes, Level 2, Room 203

9:00 AM - *FF1.01
Materials Science for the Anthropocene

Martin Green 1

1NIST Gaithersburg USA

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9:30 AM - *FF1.02
Materials Research and Sustainability

Mary Galvin 1

1National Science Foundation Arlington USA

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10:00 AM - *FF1.03
Engaging the Public in Constructive Conversations about the Future of Technology

Jameson Wetmore 1

1Arizona State University Tempe USA

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10:30 AM - *FF1.04
Why be Good? The Role of Stakeholder Relations in Corporate Sustainability Practices

Michael Barnett 1

1Rutgers University Newark USA

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11:00 AM - FF1
Break

FF2: Corporate Social Responsibility Roundtable
Session Chairs
Monday AM, December 01, 2014
Hynes, Level 2, Room 203

11:15 AM - FF2
Corporate Social Responsibility Roundtable

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2014-12-02   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

John Abelson, University of Illinois-Urbana
Laura Espinal, National Institute of Standards and Technology
Claes-Goran Granqvist, Uppsala University
Enrico Traversa, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology

Symposium Support

NISE Network
Sustainable Materials and Technologies
FF6: Hydrogen, Batteries and Fuel Cells - Part I
Session Chairs
Enrico Traversa
Tuesday PM, December 02, 2014
Hynes, Level 2, Room 203

2:30 AM - *FF6.01
Low Temperature Fuel Cell Developments for a Sustainable Hydrogen-Based-Economy

Emiliana Fabbri 1 Annett Rabis 1 Alexandra Patru 1 Tobias Binninger 1 Xi Cheng 1 Rhiyaad Mohamed 2 Pieter Levecque 2 Olaf Conrad 2 Ruediger Koetz 1 Thomas Justus Schmidt 1

1Paul Scherrer Institut Villigen Switzerland2HySA/Catalysis Centre of Competence, University of Cape Town Cape Town South Africa

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3:00 AM - FF6.02
Sustainability Assessment of Energy Storage in Hydrogen Using Regenerative Fuel Cells

Matthew A. Pellow 1 Christopher J.M. Emmott 2 3 Charles J. Barnhart 1 Sally M. Benson 1 4 5

1Stanford University Stanford USA2Imperial College London London United Kingdom3Imperial College London London United Kingdom4Stanford University Stanford USA5Stanford University Stanford USA

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3:15 AM - FF6.03
Sol-Gel Synthesis of Monodispersed Core-Shell Ferrite Nanoparticles for H2 Generation from Thermochemical Water-Splitting

Vinod Amar 1 Jan Puszynski 2 Rajesh V Shende 1

1South Dakota School of Mines and Technology Rapid City USA2South Dakota School of Mines and Technology Rapid City USA

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3:30 AM - *FF6.04
Sustainable Hydrogen Production with Disorder-Engineered Oxide Materials

S. Mao 1

1University of California at Berkeley Berkeley USA

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4:00 AM - FF6
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FF7: Hydrogen, Batteries and Fuel Cells - Part II
Session Chairs
Enrico Traversa
S. Mao
Tuesday PM, December 02, 2014
Hynes, Level 2, Room 203

4:30 AM - *FF7.01
New Materials to Accelerate the Commercialization of Redox Flow Batteries

Mike L. Perry 1

1United Technologies Research Center Glastonbury USA

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5:00 AM - FF7.02
The Reaction Mechanism of Sn2Fe Anode Materials for Lithium-Ion Batteries

Zhixin Dong 1 Ruibo Zhang 1 Qi Wang 1 Natasha A. Chernova 1 M. Stanley Whittingham 1

1SUNY at Binghamton Binghamton USA

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5:15 AM - *FF7.03
Reducing the Pt Content in Fuel-Cell Electrodes: Reactivity and Stability of Pt/Ceo2 Nanomaterials from First-Principles Modelling

Stefano Fabris 1

1National Research Council and SISSA Trieste Italy

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5:45 AM - FF7.04
Tungsten Oxide PhotoAnodes Deposited by Pulsed Laser Deposition for Water Splitting Devices

Cristian Fabrega 1 Sebastian Murcia 1 Carles Ros 1 Damian Monllor-Satoca 1 Teresa Andreu 1 Joan Ramon Morante 1 2 Maria Hernandez-Alonso 3 German Penelas Perez 3

1IREC Sant Adriad Spain2UB Barcelona Spain3Ctra de Extremadura Mamp;#243;stoles Spain

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FF8: Poster Session I: Gas Conversion, Storage, Separations
Session Chairs
Claes-Goran Granqvist
Tuesday PM, December 02, 2014
Hynes, Level 1, Hall B

9:00 AM - FF8.01
Boron Nitride Nanoparticles for Safe and Efficient Hydrogen Storage and Transportation

Samuel A. Escobar Veras 2 1 Laura Lizeth Mendez Santacruz 2 1 Frank Mendoza 2 1 Vladimir Makarov 2 1 Jose E. Nocua 1 Brad Weiner 2 3 Gerardo Morell 2 1

1Universidad de Puerto Rico Rio Piedras Campus San Juan USA2Institute for Functional Nanomaterials San Juan USA3University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras Campus San Juan USA

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9:00 AM - FF8.02
Sensing, Capture and Storage of Carbon Dioxide

Chandrani Chatterjee 1 Ayusman Sen 1

1Pennsylvania State University University Park USA

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9:00 AM - FF8.03
Superwetting Nanofibrous Membranes for Effective Oil-Water Separation

Na Wang 1 Aikifa Raza 1 Jianyong Yu 2 Bin Ding 2

1Donghua University Shanghai China2Donghua University Shanghai China

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9:00 AM - FF8.04
Nanoporous Carbon Membranes for the Purification of Oil-Contaminated Water

Yoshihisa Fujii 1 Sadaki Samitsu 1 Izumi Ichinose 1

1National Institute for Materials Science Tsukuba Japan

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9:00 AM - FF8.05
Synthesis and Characterization of Silica-Cobalt Core-Shell Nanoparticles and Their Catalytic Applications

Yan Zhang 1 Fan Gao 1 Zhiyong Gu 1

1University of Massachusetts Lowell Lowell USA

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9:00 AM - FF8.06
Cobalt Carbide Catalysts for Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis: Formation, Activation, and Regeneration

Geunjae Kwak 1 Yun-Jo Lee 1 Ki-Won Jun 1

1Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology (KRICT) Daejeon Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 AM - FF8.07
Control of Osmosis and Desalination Driven by Lower Critical Solution Temperature Phase Transition Materials

Yeongbong Mok 1 Yan Lee 1

1Seoul National University Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 AM - FF8.08
Theoretical Study of Contact-Mode Triboelectric Nanogenerators as an Effective Power Source

Simiao Niu 1 Sihong Wang 1 Long Lin 1 Ying Liu 1 Yu Sheng Zhou 1 Youfan Hu 1 Zhong Lin Wang 1

1Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta USA

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9:00 AM - FF8.09
Effect of Multivalent Inorganics and Various Organics on the Performance of Ion-Exchange Membranes in Reverse Electrodialysis

Jin-Soo Park 1 Dong-Ju Lee 1 Chan-Soo Kim 2 Young-Woo Choi 2

1Sangmyung University Cheonan Korea (the Republic of)2Korea Institute of Energy Research Jeju Korea (the Republic of)<