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2015 MRS Fall Meeting Logo2015 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

November 29-December 4, 2015 | Boston
Meeting Chairs: T. John Balk, Ram Devanathan, George G. Malliaras, Larry A. Nagahara, Luisa Torsi

Symposium O : Plasmonic Nanomaterials for Energy Conversion

2015-11-30   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Yugang Sun, Argonne National Laboratory
Andrea Tao, University of California, San Diego
Congjun Wang, National Energy Technology Laboratory
Hua Zhang, Nanyang Technological University

Symposium Support

Nanoscience|Royal Society of Chemistry
O2: Plasmon Enhanced Photocatalysis I
Session Chairs
Yujie Xiong
Congjun Wang
Monday PM, November 30, 2015
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay B

2:30 AM - *O2.01
Plasmons, Hot Electrons and Photocatalysis

Martin Moskovits 1 Will Elliott 1 Syed Mubeen 2

1Univ of California-S Barbara Santa Barbara United States2University of Iowa Iowa City United States

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3:00 AM - O2.02
Plasmon-Enabled Photothermal Hydrogen Generation in Cold Reactor

Nico Hotz 1 Titilayo Shodiya 1

1Duke University Durham United States

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3:15 AM - O2.03
Engineering Localized Surface Plasmonic Interactions in Gold by a Silicon Nano-Antenna for Enhanced Heating and Photocatalysis

Daksh Agarwal 1 Carlos Aspetti 1 Matteo Cargnello 1 2 Christopher B. Murray 1 Ritesh Agarwal 1

1University of Pennsylvania Philadelphia United States2Stanford University Stanford United States

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3:30 AM - *O2.04
Visible-Light, Plasmonic, Heating for Catalytic CO2 Conversion Applications

Christopher Matranga 1

1NETL Pittsburgh United States

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4:00 AM -
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O3: Synthesis and Fabrication of Functional Plasmonic Nanostructures I
Session Chairs
Christopher Matranga
Congjun Wang
Monday PM, November 30, 2015
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay B

4:30 AM - *O3.01
Cooperative Functions in Engineered Light-Harvesting Systems: From Supramolecules to Metamaterials

Yuebing Zheng 1

1Univ of Texas-Austin Austin United States

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5:00 AM - O3.03
Size-Dependent Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering Activity of Plasmonic Nanorattles

Keng-Ku Liu 1 2 Sirimuvva Tadepalli 1 2 Limei Tian 1 Srikanth Singamaneni 1 2

1Washington University in St. Louis St. Louis United States2Washington University in St. Louis St. Louis United States

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5:00 AM -
O3.02 moved O4.22

5:15 AM - O3.04
Laser Shock Imprinting of Metal Foil with Functional Coating

Yaowu Hu 1 Gary Cheng 1

1Purdue Univ West Lafayette United States

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O4: Poster Session: Plasmonic Nanomaterials for Energy Conversion
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Monday PM, November 30, 2015
Hynes, Level 1, Hall B

9:00 AM - O4.01
Multifunctional Recyclable Ag:TiO2 Nanorods SERS Substrate Fabricated by Glancing Angle Deposition

Samir Kumar 1 Devesh Kumar Lodhi 1 J. P. Singh 1

1Indian Institute of Technology Delhi New Delhi India

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9:00 AM - O4.02
Comparative Study of Multilayered Nanostructures for Enhanced Solar Optical Absorption

Pabitra Dahal 1 Jeffrey Chou 2 Yu Wang 2 Sang Gook Kim 2 Jaime Pinto Ribeiro Viegas 1

1Masdar Institute of Science and Technology Abu Dhabi United Arab Emirates2MIT Cambridge United States

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9:00 AM - O4.03
Gold Nanorods Coated Metallic Photonic Crystal for Enhanced Hot Electron Transfer in Electrochemical Cells

Asmaa El-Faer 2 Yu Wang 1 Jeffrey Chou 1 Sang Gook Kim 1

1MIT Cambridge United States2Dammam University Dammam Saudi Arabia

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9:00 AM - O4.04
The Effect of Varying Excitation Wavelength on the Exciton-Plasmon Interactions in Gold/Silica/Quantum Dot Nanostructures

Terianna Wax 1 Swayandipta Dey 1 Shutang Chen 1 Silvia Salamone 1 Jing Zhao 1

1University of Connecticut Storrs United States

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9:00 AM - O4.05
Programmable Photo-Electrochemical Hydrogen Evolution Based on Multi-Segmented CdS-Au Nanorod Arrays

Xiaotian Wang 1 Wan Ru Leow 1 Xiaodong Chen 1

1Nanyang Technological Univ Singapore Singapore

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9:00 AM - O4.06
Engineering Photo-Electrochemical (PEC) Hydrogen Evolution Based on Programmable Nanobamboo Array Architecture

Xiaotian Wang 1 Xiaodong Chen 1 Shuzhou Li 1

1Nanyang Technological University Singapore Singapore

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9:00 AM - O4.07
Plasmonic Hot Carrier Injection in Wide Band-Gap Semiconductors for Energy Conversion

Giulia Tagliabue 1 Prineha Narang 1 Ravishankar Sundararaman 1 Harry A. Atwater 1

1Caltech Pasadena United States

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9:00 AM - O4.08
Dual Plasmonic-Enhanced Bulk-Heterojunction Solar Cell Incorporating Gold Nanoparticles into Solution-Processed Anode Buffer Layer and Active Layer

Li Zhou 1

1City University of Hong Kong Hong Kong China

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9:00 AM - O4.09
Plasmonic Enhancement in Hybrid Organic/Si Heterojuction Solar Cells Based on Gold Nanostructures

Zhouhui Xia 1 Baoquan Sun 1

1Soochow University Suzhou China

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9:00 AM - O4.10
Increasing the Enhancement Factor in Plasmon Enhanced Fluorescence with Shell-Isolated Nanoparticles

Sabrina Alessio Camacho 1 Pedro Henrique Benites Aoki 2 Pablo Albella 3 Carlos Jose Leopoldo Constantino 1 Ricardo Aroca 4

1Unesp - FCT Presidente Prudente Brazil2Satilde;o Carlos Institute of Physics Satilde;o Carlos Brazil3Imperial College London London United Kingdom4University of Windsor Windsor Canada

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9:00 AM - O4.11
Broadband and Strong Optical Absorption in Extreme Confinement for the Higher Optical-Electrical Efficiency of Ultrathin Organic Solar Cells

Sungjun In 1 Namkyoo Park 1

1Seoul National Univ Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 AM - O4.12
Non-Resonant Broadband Ultra-Thin Reflector in Visible Range and Its Application to Organic Solar Cells

Hojin Bak 1 Sungjun In 1 Namkyoo Park 1

1Seoul National Univ. Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 AM - O4.13
Enhanced Photocatalytic Activity of Composite Semiconducting/Plasmonic Materials: Towards Withholding of Heavy Metal Ions from Aqueous Solutions

Nikolaos Pliatsikas 2 Konstantinos Symeonidis 3 George Vourlias 2 Manassis Mitrakas 3 Demosthenes Koutsogeorgis 1 Panos A. Patsalas 2 Kostas Sarakinos 4 Nikolaos Kalfagiannis 1

1Nottingham Trent Univ Nottingham United Kingdom2Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Thessaloniki Greece3Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Thessaloniki Greece4Linkoping University Linkoping Sweden

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9:00 AM - O4.14
Enhanced Efficiency of Tandem White Organic Light Emitting Diodes by Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance

Mei Meng 1 Dai Geon Yoon 1 Byung Doo Chin 1

1Dankook Univ Yongin Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 AM - O4.15
Heterogeneous Ag-Based Metal Chalcogenides Nanorods: Synthesis and Photocatalytic Properties

Shutang Chen 1 Sravan Thota 1 Gabriella Reggiano 1 Jing Zhao 1

1University of Connecticut Storrs United States

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9:00 AM - O4.16
Morphological Transformation of Bimetallic Au-Cu Rods into Spheres via Solution Based Galvanic Replacement Reaction.

Sravan Thota 1 Shutang Chen 1 Jing Zhao 1

1University of Connecticut Storrs United States

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9:00 AM - O4.17
Bimetallic Au@Ag Nanocrystals for Plasmon Enhancement of P3HT:PCBM Organic Photovoltaics

William R Erwin 1 Rizia Bardhan 1

1Vanderbilt University Nashville United States

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9:00 AM - O4.18
Specular and Diffuse Angular Characterisation of Plasmonic Nanoparticle Templates

Jacob Leonard Spear 1 David Fairhurst 1 Nikolaos Kalfagiannis 1 Christopher Castleton 1 Carl Brown 1 Demosthenes Koutsogeorgis 1

1Nottingham Trent University Nottingham United Kingdom

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9:00 AM - O4.19
Orientation Dependence of Photoelectrochemical Behaviors on Au/BiFeO3 Heterostructures

Yen-Lin Huang 1 Yung-Jung Hsu 1 Wei Sea Chang 2 Ying-Hao Chu 1

1National Chiao Tung University Hsinchu Taiwan2Monash University Malaysia Selangor Malaysia

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9:00 AM - O4.20
Triangular Gold Nanoframe Design for Maximum Field Enhancement

Negin Zaraee 1 Mohammad Shahjamali 1 George C. Schatz 1

1Northwestern University Evanston United States

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9:00 AM - O4.21
Polarization-Dependent Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering Activity of Anisotropic Au Nanorattles

Keng-Ku Liu 1 2 Sirimuvva Tadepalli 1 2 Limei Tian 1 Srikanth Singamaneni 1 2

1Washington University in St. Louis St Louis United States2Washington University in St. Louis St Louis United States

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9:00 AM - O4.22
Colorimetric Plasmonic Sensor Using Periodic Nano-Pattern

Hyung Won Cho 1 Chuljong Yoo 1 Jong-Lam Lee 1

1Postech Pohong Korea (the Republic of)

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O1: Plasmonic Hybrid Materials for Catalysis, Photovoltaics and Light Emission I
Session Chairs
Congjun Wang
Yugang Sun
Monday AM, November 30, 2015
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay B

9:30 AM - *O1.01
Plasmon Resonant Enhancement of Photocatalytic Processes

Steve Cronin 1

1University of Southern California Los Angeles United States

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10:00 AM - O1.02
Plasmonic Enhancement of Mesoporous Solar Cells with Bimetallic Nanostructures

Rizia Bardhan 1 Holly Zarick 1 Naiya Soetan 1

1Vanderbilt Univ Nashville United States

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10:15 AM - O1.03
Enlightening the Plasmonic Solar Water Splitting: Plasmonic Gold Nanoparticles Act as Oxygen Evolution Catalyst

CheonWoo Moon 1 Soo Young Kim 2 Chul-Ho Lee 3 Ho Won Jang 1

1Research Institute of Advanced Materials, Seoul National University Seoul Korea (the Republic of)2Chung-Ang University Seoul Korea (the Republic of)3KU-KIST Graduate School of Converging Science and Technology, Korea University Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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10:30 AM - O1.04
Carriers Density Distributions Dependence on Oxide/Metal Interface Stoichiometry

Miguel Angel Mendez Polanco 1 Alexie M. Kolpak 1

1Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge United States

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10:45 AM - O1.05
Plasmonically Enhanced Spectral Upconversion for Printed Ultrathin Silicon Solar Microcells

Sung-Min Lee 1 Weigu Li 1 Purnim Dhar 1 Sergey Malyk 1 Yu Wang 1 Alexander Benderskii 1 Wonmok Lee 2 Jongseung Yoon 1

1Univ of Southern California Los Angeles United States2Sejong University Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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11:00 AM -
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11:30 AM - *O1.06
Surface and Interface Design for Surface Plasmon-Mediated Catalysis

Yujie Xiong 1

1Univ of Samp;T-China Hefei Anhui China

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12:00 PM - O1.07
Direct Formation of Hot Electron Injecting Nanostructures for Photovoltaics

Hannah Noa Barad 2 1 Adam Aaron Ginsburg 2 1 Kevin Rietwyk 2 1 David Avraham Keller 2 1 Assaf Anderson 2 1 Arie Zaban 2 1

1Bar-Ilan University Ramat-Gan Israel2Bar Ilan University Ramat-Gan Israel

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12:15 PM - O1.08
High Temperature Stability and Optical Measurements of Plasmonic Nanoparticles for Energy Conversion

Drew DeJarnette 1 Todd Otanicar 1 Ebrima Tunkara 1 Kenneth Roberts 1 Aaron Saunders 2 Mit Muni 1

1University of Tulsa Tulsa United States2nanoComposix San Diego United States

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12:30 PM - O1.09
Surface Plasmon Enhanced Characteristic of Polymer Solar Cells Using Nanostructured Metal Electrode

Seok Ho Cho 1 Kyung Cheol Choi 1

1KAIST Daejeon Korea (the Republic of)

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12:45 PM - O1.10
Plasmonic Metal Nanoparticles: Effective Light Antennas for Improved Photoelectrochemical Performance

Salim Caliskan 1 Hyun Soo Han 2 Jung-Kun Lee 1

1University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh United States2Seoul National University Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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2015-12-01   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Yugang Sun, Argonne National Laboratory
Andrea Tao, University of California, San Diego
Congjun Wang, National Energy Technology Laboratory
Hua Zhang, Nanyang Technological University

Symposium Support

Nanoscience|Royal Society of Chemistry
O6: Plasmon Enhanced Photocatalysis II
Session Chairs
Yuebing Zheng
Congjun Wang
Tuesday PM, December 01, 2015
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay B

2:30 AM - *O6.01
Plasmonic Nanocomposites for Energy Conversion

Yadong Yin 1

1Univ of California-Riverside Riverside United States

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3:00 AM - O6.02
Simulation Study of Metallic Photonic Crystal for Enhanced Hot Electron Transfer in Electrochemical Cells

Yu Wang 1 Jeffrey Chou 1 Asmaa El-Faer 2 Sang Gook Kim 1

1MIT Cambridge United States2Dammam University Dammam Saudi Arabia

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3:15 AM - O6.03
Nanoantioxidant-Driven Plasmon Enhanced Proton-Coupled Electron Transfer

Georgios Sotiriou 1 Christoph Oliver Blattmann 1 Sotiris E. Pratsinis 1 Yiannis Deligiannakis 1

1ETH Zurich Zurich Switzerland

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3:30 AM - *O6.04
Direct Photocatalysis of Supported Metal Nanostructures for Organic Synthesis

Huaiyong Zhu 1

1Queensland University of Technology Brisbane Australia

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4:00 AM -
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O7: Plasmonic Hybrid Materials for Catalysis, Photovoltaics and Light Emission II
Session Chairs
Yuebing Zheng
Congjun Wang
Tuesday PM, December 01, 2015
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay B

4:30 AM - O7.01
Plasmonic Effect on Exciton/Multiexciton Emission of Quantum Dots

Jing Zhao 1 Swayandipta Dey 1 Terianna Wax 1 Yadong Zhou 2 Shengli Zou 2

1University of Connecticut Storrs United States2University of Central Florida Orlando United States

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5:00 AM - O7.02
Plasmon-Enhanced Efficiency in Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells via Shape-Controlled Au Nanostructures

Holly F. Zarick 1 Olivia Hurd 2 Joseph A. Webb 1 Chanse Hungerford 3 William R Erwin 1 Rizia Bardhan 1

1Vanderbilt University Nashville United States2Vanderbilt University Nashville United States3Vanderbilt University Nashville United States

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5:15 AM - O7.03
Large Scale Fabrication of Plasmonic Nanocomposites by Vapor Phase Deposition

Mehdi Keshavarz Hedayati 1 Thomas Strunskus 2 Oleksandr Polonskyi 2 Mady Elbahri 1 3 Franz Faupel 2

1Kiel University Kiel Germany2Kiel University Kiel Germany3Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht Geesthacht Germany

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5:30 AM - O7.04
Barrier Layer Investigation for the Laser Fabrication of Flexible Plasmonic Films

Jacob Leonard Spear 1 J. Arvanitidis 2 D. Christofilos 3 Nikolaos Kalfagiannis 1 Spyridon Kassavetis 2 I. Varsano 4 P. Patsalas 2 Demosthenes Koutsogeorgis 1

1Nottingham Trent University Nottingham United Kingdom2Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Thessaloniki Greece3Aristotle University of Thessaloniki Thessaloniki Greece4Union Optic S.A.- Ophthalmic Lens Industry Thessaloniki Greece

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O5: Hot Carriers, Spectroscopy and Theory I
Session Chairs
Congjun Wang
Delia Milliron
Tuesday AM, December 01, 2015
Sheraton, 2nd Floor, Back Bay B

9:30 AM - *O5.01
Plasmonic Metal Oxide Nanocrystals

Delia Milliron 1

1Univ of Texas-Austin Austin United States

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