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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 QQ : Advances in Nanoscale Subsurface, Chemical and Time-Resolved Studies of Soft Matter

2014-12-01   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Aude Lereu, Fresnel Institute
Ali Passian, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Laurene Tetard, University of Central Florida
Thomas Thundat, University of Alberta

Symposium Support

Neaspec GmbH
WITec Instruments Corp.
QQ2: Nanoscale Studies of Soft Matter for Sustainable Energy and Feedstocks
Session Chairs
Thomas Thundat
Laurene Tetard
Monday PM, December 01, 2014
Hynes, Level 1, Room 109

2:30 AM - QQ2.01
Determination of the Physical Properties of Oil Sands Components Using Scanning Probe Microscopy

Ravi Gaikwad 1 Tinu Abraham 1 Aharnish Hande 1 Siddhartha Das 2 Thomas Thundat 1

1University of Alberta Edmotnon Canada2University of Maryland Baltimore USA

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2:45 AM - QQ2.02
Functional Imaging of Oil Sands Using AFM

Fatemeh Bakhtiari Ziabari 1 Ravi Gaikwad 1 Thomas Thundat 1

1University of Alberta Edmonton Canada

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3:00 AM - *QQ2.03
Systematic Assembly and Characterization of Photosystem I (PS I): Towards Bio-Hybrid Photovoltaic Device

Dibyendu Mukherjee 1 2 3

1University of Tennessee Knoxville USA2University of Tennessee Knoxville USA3University of Tennessee Knoxville USA

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3:30 AM -
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4:00 AM - *QQ2.04
Atomic Force Microscopy-Based Techniques for the Nanocharacterization of Chemical, Mechanical and Thermal Properties of Plant Cell Walls and Bioinspired Polymer Structures

Michael Molinari 1 loic Muraille 1 2 Bogdan Bercu 1 Veronique Aguie-Beghin 2 3 Brigitte Chabbert 2 3

1University of Reims Champagne Ardenne Reims France2INRA UMR FARE Reims France3University of Reims Champagne Ardenne Reims France

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4:30 AM - *QQ2.05
Translocation of N-acetyl Cysteine Capped fluorescent Quantum Dots in Plant Tissue: Confocal and Raman Imaging Studies

Smruti Das 2 Brandon Wolfson 2 Laurene Tetard 3 Jeremy Tharkur 4 Joshua Bazata 4 Swadeshmukul Santra 1

1University of Central Florida Orlando USA2University Of Central Florida Orlando USA3University Of Central Florida Orlando USA4University Of Central Florida Orlando USA

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5:00 AM - QQ2.06
Morphological Characterization of Detergent-Mediated Photosystem I (PS I)-Proteoliposome Formation

Hanieh Niroomand 2 Dibyendu Mukherjee 1 2 Bamin Khomami 2 1

1University of Tennessee, Knoxville Knoxville USA2University of Tennessee, Knoxville Knoxville USA

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5:15 AM - *QQ2.07
Hydration Controls the Mechanical and Dynamical Properties of Cellulose

Loukas Petridis 1

1Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge USA

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QQ1: Nanoscale Force Spectroscopy and Imaging for Soft Matter Characterization
Session Chairs
Laurene Tetard
Michael Molinari
Monday AM, December 01, 2014
Hynes, Level 1, Room 109

9:30 AM - *QQ1.01
Single-Molecule Force Spectroscopy: Theory Meets Experiment

Olga Dudko 1

1UCSD La Jolla USA

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10:00 AM - QQ1.02
Physisorbed Poly(Ethylene Oxide) is a Robust Tether for AFM-Based Single-Molecule Force Spectroscopy

Nicolas Willet 1 Perrine Lussis 1 Nicoletta Giamblanco 2 Peter Hinterdorfer 3 Sebastien Lecommandoux 4 Anne-Sophie Duwez 1

1University of Liege Liege Belgium2Universitamp;#224; di Catania Catania Italy3University of Linz Linz Austria4University of Bordeaux - ENSCBP Bordeaux France

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10:15 AM - *QQ1.03
Multimodal Analysis of Biological Material Using AFM-IR

Kevin Kjoller 1 Michael Lo 1 Curtis Marcott 2 Craig Prater 1

1Anasys Instruments Santa Barbara USA2Light Light Solutions Athens USA

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10:45 AM -
Break

11:15 AM - QQ1.04
Influence of LRP-1 Silencing on a Human Thyroid Carcinoma Cell Line at the Mechanical Level Using Atomic Force Microscopy

Anthony Le Cigne 1 Lionel Chieze 1 Maxime Ewald 1 Stephane Dedieu 2 Sebastien Almagro 2 Jerome Devy 2 Michael Molinari 1

1University of Reims Champagne Ardenne Reims France2University of Reims Champagne Ardenne Reims France

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11:30 AM - *QQ1.05
Intramolecular Imaging and 3-D Reconstruction of Chemical Groups in a Protein Complex by AFM

Ozgur Sahin 1

1Columbia University New York USA

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12:00 PM - QQ1.06
Thermomechanical Characterization of Poly(para-phenylene vinylene) for Optoelectronic Applications using High Temperature Nanoindentation

Nimitt G Patel 2 1 Arvind Sreeram 3 Ramaswami I Venkatanarayanan 3 Sitaraman Krishnan 3 Philip A Yuya 1

1Clarkson University Potsdam USA2Clarkson University Potsdam USA3Clarkson University Potsdam USA

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12:15 PM - *QQ1.07
Correlative Microscopy and Characterization Towards Form-Function Relationship in Biological Systems

Vinayak Dravid 1

1Northwestern University Evanston USA

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2014-12-02   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Aude Lereu, Fresnel Institute
Ali Passian, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Laurene Tetard, University of Central Florida
Thomas Thundat, University of Alberta

Symposium Support

Neaspec GmbH
WITec Instruments Corp.
QQ4: Exploring Surface Properties at the Nanoscale
Session Chairs
Loukas Petridis
Aloke Kumar
Tuesday PM, December 02, 2014
Hynes, Level 1, Room 109

2:30 AM - QQ4.01
Polyelectrolyte Brushes: Water Content, Zeta Potential, Molecular Transport, Mechanical Properties

Sergio Enrique Moya 1

1CIC BiomaGUNE San Sebastian Spain

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2:45 AM - QQ4.02
Flattening of a Patterned Compliant Solid by Surface Stress

Dadhichi R Paretkar 1 2 Xuejuan Xu 3 Chung-Yuen Hui 4 Anand Jagota 1

1Lehigh University Bethlehem USA2INM, Leibniz Institute for New Materials Saarbruecken Germany3Cornell University Ithaca USA4Cornell University Ithaca USA

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3:00 AM -
Open Discussion

3:15 AM - QQ4.04
Characterization of Long Range Interactions between Nano Particles via the Second Virial Coefficient as a Function of pH and Ionic Strength

Yingfang Ma 1 Diana M. Acosta 3 Amy M. Wen 3 Jon R. Whitney 3 Rudolf Podgornik 4 5 2 Roger H. French 1 6 7 Nicole F. Steinmetz 3 8 1 V. Adrian Parsegian 4

1Case Western Reserve University Cleveland USA2University of Ljubljana Ljubljana Slovenia3Case Western Reserve University Cleveland USA4University of Massachusetts Amherst USA5J. Stefan Institute Ljubljana Slovenia6Case Western Reserve University Cleveland USA7Case Western Reserve University Cleveland USA8Case Western Reserve University Cleveland USA

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3:30 AM -
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QQ3: Acoustic and Thermal-Based AFM Developments For Soft Matter Characterization
Session Chairs
Thomas Thundat
Ali Passian
Tuesday AM, December 02, 2014
Hynes, Level 1, Room 109

9:30 AM - QQ3.01
Visualization of Deeply Buried Subsurface Features in Soft Matrix Using Resonance Tracking Ultrasonic AFM

Kuniko Kimura 1 Kei Kobayashi 2 1 Hirofumi Yamada 1

1Kyoto University Kyoto Japan2Kyoto University Kyoto Japan

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9:45 AM - *QQ3.02
How Deep Ultrasonic and Heterodyne Force Microscopies Can Look at the Nanostructure of 2D Materials?

Oleg V Kolosov 1 Nicholas D Kay 1 Franco Dinelli 2 Pasqualantonio Pingue 3

1Lancaster University Lancaster United Kingdom2CNR - INO Pisa Italy3Scuola Normale Superiore Pisa Italy

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10:15 AM - QQ3.03
Wetting on the Nano-Scale: Thermo-Mechanical Energy Transfer at Solid-Liquid Interfaces

Brian F Donovan 1 Ashutosh Giri 1 John Gaskins 1 Patrick Hopkins 1

1University of Virginia Charlottesville USA

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10:30 AM - *QQ3.04
Unravelling Heterodyne Force Microscopy: Listening to the Sound of Buried Nanoparticles

Gerard Verbiest 1

1RWTH Aachen University Aachen Germany

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11:00 AM -
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11:30 AM - QQ3.05
Nanoscale Calorimetry Reveals Higher Stability of Cholesterol Induced Nanoscale Domains in Lipid Bilayers

Georg Ernest Fantner 1 Blake William Erickson 1

1Ecole Polytechnique Famp;#233;damp;#233;ral de Lausanne Lausanne Switzerland

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11:45 AM - *QQ3.06
Nanomechanical Property Measurements using Lorentz-Thermal Atomic Force Microscopy

William P. King 1

1University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Urbana USA

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2014-12-03   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Aude Lereu, Fresnel Institute
Ali Passian, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Laurene Tetard, University of Central Florida
Thomas Thundat, University of Alberta

Symposium Support

Neaspec GmbH
WITec Instruments Corp.
QQ6/PP8: Joint Session: Multimodal SPM for Soft Materials
Session Chairs
Laurene Tetard
Olga Ovchinnikova
Wednesday PM, December 03, 2014
Hynes, Level 1, Room 108

2:30 AM - *QQ6.01/PP8.01
Monitoring Lipids Accumulation in Microorganisms like Streptomyces at the Subcellular Scale by Infrared Nanospectroscopy

Ariane Deniset-Besseau 1 2 Rolando Rebois 1 2 Delphine Onidas 1 2 Marie-Joelle Virolle 1 3 Alexandre Dazzi 1 2

1Paris-Sud University Orsay France2Laboratoire de Chimie-Physique Orsay France3Institut de Gamp;#233;namp;#233;tique et Microbiologie Orsay France

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3:00 AM - *QQ6.02/PP8.02
Introducing Nano-FTIR - Infrared Imaging and Spectroscopy at 10nm Spatial Resolution

Tobias Gokus 1 Andreas Huber 1

1Neaspec GmbH Martinsried Germany

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3:30 AM -
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4:30 AM - *QQ6.03/PP8.03
Advanced AFM Probes (NeedleProbes) for Probe Microscopy of Soft Matters

Mehdi M. Yazdanpanah 1 Romaneh Jalilian 1 Amirali Alizadeh 1 Pouya Ebtehaj 1 Kenton Graviss 1

1NaugaNeedles Louisville USA

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5:00 AM - PP8.04/QQ6.04
Tip Enhanced Laser Ablation Sample Transfer for Mass Spectrometry

Kermit K Murray 1 Suman Ghorai 1 Chinthaka A. Seneviratne 1

1Louisiana State University Baton Rouge USA

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5:15 AM - *QQ6.05/PP8.05
Mechanical Nanotomography of Cells Invading 3D-Matrices

Jack Staunton 1 Bryant Doss 1 Stuart Lindsay 1 Robert Ros 1

1Arizona State University Tempe USA

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5:45 AM - PP8.06/QQ6.06
A Single Molecule View of Conformational Changes and Hybridization of DNA on Dynamic Surfaces

Tao Ye 1

1University of California Merced USA

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QQ5: Advances in Optical and Scattering Techniques to Probe Nanoscale Properties of Soft Matter
Session Chairs
Loukas Petridis
Ali Passian
Wednesday AM, December 03, 2014
Hynes, Level 1, Room 109

10:00 AM - *QQ5.02
Advances in Scattering Techniques for Characterization of Soft Matter Dynamics

Alexei Sokolov 1

1University of Tennessee Knoxville USA

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10:30 AM - QQ5.03
A Novel Method to Determine the Tracer Diffusion Coefficient of Soft Polystyrene Nanoparticles using Neutron Reflectivity

Adam Imel 1 Brad Miller 1 Wade Holley 2 Durairaj Baskaran 1 Jimmy Mays 1 Mark Dadmun 1

1University of Tennessee Knoxville USA2Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge USA

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10:45 AM - QQ5.04
Pore Diameter Dependence and Segmental Dynamics of Poly(Z-L-lysine) Peptides Confined to Nanoporous Alumina

Eyluel Tuncel 1 Yasuhito Suzuki 2 Agathaggelos Iosifidis 3 Martin Steinhart 4 Hatice Duran 1 Hans Juergen Butt 2 George Floudas 3

1TOBB University of Economy and Technology Ankara Turkey2Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research Mainz Germany3University of Ioannina Ioannina Greece4Universitat Osnabramp;#252;ck Osnabramp;#252;ck Germany

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11:00 AM -
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11:30 AM - *QQ5.06
High Resolution Confocal Raman-AFM-SNOM: Advantages and New Insights for Nano-Material Characterization

Wei Liu 1 Jianyong Yang 1

1WITec Instruments Corp. Knoxville USA

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12:00 PM - QQ5.07
New Mechanistic Insights into Gelation in Soft Matter/Complex Fluid Systems through Dynamic Light Scattering/Raman Spectroscopy and Optical Microrheology

Samiul Amin 1 Steve Blake 1 Stacy Kenyon 1 E.Neil Lewis 1

1Malvern Instruments Columbia USA

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12:15 PM - QQ5.08
Real-Time Studies of the Flow of Pickering Emulsions Using Rheo-Imaging

Paul Clegg 1 Michiel Hermes 1

1University of Edinburgh Edinburgh United Kingdom

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12:30 PM - QQ5.09
Characterization of Viscoelastic Bacterial Biofilms

Aloke Kumar 1

1University of Alberta Edmonton Canada

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