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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 R : Harsh Environment Sensing—Functional Nanomaterials and Nanocomposites, Materials for Associated Packaging and Electrical Components and Sensing

2015-12-02   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Gary Hunter, NASA Glenn Research Center
Joseph Mantese, United Technologies Research Center
Paul Ohodnicki, National Energy Technology Laboratory
Lin Shao, Texas Aamp;M University
R2: Optical Sensing Materials and Devices
Session Chairs
Lin Shao
Wednesday PM, December 02, 2015
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Fairfax A

2:30 AM - *R2.01
Multipoint Fiber Optic Interrogator for Downhole MEMS Pressure Sensors to Monitor CO2 Sequestration Wells

William Challener 1 Ansas Kasten 1 Reza Ghandi 1 SM Hasan 1 Thaddeus Czauski 1

1GE Global Research Niskayuna United States

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3:00 AM - R2.03
Advanced Materials for Optical Based Harsh Environment Sensing

Paul Richard Ohodnicki 1 Thomas Brown 1 Congjun Wang 1 John Baltrus 1 Michael Buric 1 Zsolt Poole 1

1National Energy Tech lab Pittsburgh United States

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3:15 AM - R2.05
Remarkable Thermal Stability of Gold Nanoparticle/Organic Molecule Mixtures and Their Potential Application as Optical or Electrical Sensors in High Temperature Environments

Shirin Rose King 1 Michael Cortie 1 Andrew McDonagh 1

1University of Technology Sydney Ultimo Australia

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3:30 AM -
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4:30 AM - *R2.04
Plasmonics Based Chemical Sensors: Sensitivity, Selectivity and Integration Challenges

Michael A Carpenter 1

1College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering Albany United States

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5:00 AM - R2.06
Temperature Sensing via Optical Monitoring of Irreversible Phase Transitions in Nanomaterials

Hergen Eilers 1

1Washington State University Spokane United States

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5:15 AM - R2.07
Ratiometric Oxygen Sensing Using Pressure-Sensitive Paints Based on Two-Color Emitting Colloidal Dot-in-Bulk Nanocrystals

Monica Lorenzon 1 Wan Ki Bae 2 Valerio Pinchetti 1 Francesco Meinardi 1 Victor I. Klimov 3 Sergio Brovelli 1

1Universitagrave; degli Studi di Milano Bicocca Milano Italy2Korea Institute of Science and Technology Seoul Korea (the Republic of)3Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos United States

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R1: Acoustic, Piezoelectric and Electrical Based Sensing
Session Chairs
Paul Ohodnicki
Wednesday AM, December 02, 2015
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Fairfax A

9:00 AM - *R1.01
Platinum-Ceramic Nanocomposite Films for Use in High Temperature Harsh Environments

Robert J. Lad 1

1Univ of Maine Orono United States

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R3: Poster Session: Harsh Environment Sensing Materials
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Wednesday PM, December 02, 2015
Hynes, Level 1, Hall B

9:00 AM - *R3.13
New Approaches for Characterizing TiO2 Photocatalytic Process, Oxygen Vacancy and Exposed (001) Facets: HRTEM, PALS and Raman

Chunxu Pan 1 2

1Wuhan University Shenzhen China2Wuhan University Wuhan China

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9:00 AM - R3.01
Morphology and Mechanical Properties of Polyacrylic-Silica Nanocomposites

Adriana Reyes-Mayer 2 1 Adan Fuentes-Miranda 1 Rene Guardian-Tapia 2 Arturo Molina-Ocampo 2 Angel Romo-Uribe 1

1UNAM Cuernavaca Mexico2Universidad Autonoma Edo Morelos Cuernavaca Mexico

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9:00 AM - R3.02
Rubber Nanodomains Reinforced Epoxy Resin

Adriana Reyes-Mayer 1 2 Oscar Hernandez-Guerrero 1 2 Jose Antonio Arcos-Casarrubias 3 Rene Guardian-Tapia 2 Angel Romo-Uribe 1

1UNAM Cuernavaca Mexico2Universidad Autonoma Edo Morelos Cuernavaca Mexico3Tecnoloacute;gico de Estudios Superiores de Ecatepec Ecatepec Mexico

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9:00 AM - R3.04
Tungsten and Molybdenum Thin Films as Interdigital Transducers for High-Temperature Saw Sensor Devices

Gayatri Koyar Rane 1 Henning Turnow 1 Marietta Seifert 1 Siegfried Bernhard Menzel 1

1Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research Dresden Dresden Germany

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9:00 AM - R3.05
Hydrogen Gas Sensing Property of Pt Catalyst Loaded Ti-Doped WO3 and Its Thermal Durability

Yuki Yamaguchi 1 2 Chika Nemoto 1 Keishi Nishio 3 Kenjiro Fujimoto 1 2

1Tokyo University of Science Chiba Japan2Tokyo University of Science Chiba Japan3Tokyo University of Science Tokyo Japan

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9:00 AM - R3.06
Polysulfide-Fluorescent Polymer Nanoparticles for Sensing Explosive

Donghyo Hahm 1 2 Jeewoo Lim 1 2 Kookheon Char 1 2

1The National Creative Research Initiative Center for Intelligent Hybrids Seoul Korea (the Republic of)2Seoul National University Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 AM - R3.07
UV-Enhanced Room-Temperature Gas-Sensing Properties of ZnO-SnO2 Nanocomposites Obtained by Hydrothermal Treatment

Luis Fernando da Silva 1 Ariadne Catto 2 Valmor Roberto Mastelaro 2 Caue Ribeiro de Oliveira 3 Elson Longo 1 4

1Institute of Chemistry - Satilde;o Paulo State University Araraquara, SP Brazil2University of Satilde;o Paulo Satilde;o Carlos Brazil3EMBRAPA Instrumentaccedil;atilde;o Satilde;o Carlos Brazil4UFSCar Satilde;o Carlos Brazil

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9:00 AM - R3.08
An Investigation of the Structural and Microstructural Properties of Zn1-xCoxO Thin Films Applied as Gas Sensors

Ariadne Cristina Catto 1 Luis Fernando da Silva 2 Ines Bernardi 1 Ranilson Angelo da Silva 2 Marcelo O Orlandi 2 Valmor Roberto Mastelaro 1

1Univ de Sao Paulo Sao Carlos Brazil2Satilde;o Paulo State University Araraquara Brazil

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9:00 AM - R3.09
Sensing Properties of Mesoporous Structures of ZnO

Maria del Rosario Rivera Herrera 1 Maria de la luz Olvera Amador 1 Arturo Maldonado Alvarez 1 Ana Maria Pineda 1

1CINVESTAV Mexico Mexico

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9:00 AM - R3.10
Electrochemical Characterizations of Nanofibrous Membranes Printed with Functional Nanoparticles

Ning Kang 1 Wei Zhao 1 Fang Lin 1 Jin Luo 1 Benjamin S. Hsiao 2 Mark Poliks 1 Chuan-Jian Zhong 1 Yinguang Zhao

1SUNY-Binghamton Binghamton United States2Stony Brook University Long Island United States

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9:00 AM - R3.11
Development of Modified Electrodes Based on Self Assembled Fims of Polypirrole and Carbon Nanotubes Composites for Pesticides Monitoring

Fabio Ruiz Simoes 1 Gabriela Martins Araujo 1 Jessica Maiara Freitas 1 Luis Antonio Polaci da Silva 1 Tatiana Mazo 1

1Federal University of Satilde;o Paulo Santos Brazil

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9:00 AM - R3.12
Capacitive Sensor for the Selective Detection of Sulfur Dioxide with Computer-Aided Design

Rui Guo 1 Wu Tang 1

1University of Electronic Science and Technology of China Chengdu China

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R1: Acoustic, Piezoelectric and Electrical Based Sensing
Session Chairs
Paul Ohodnicki
Wednesday AM, December 02, 2015
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Fairfax A

9:30 AM - R1.02
Langasite-Type Resonant Sensors for Harsh Environments

Holger Fritze 1 Michal Schulz 1 Yuriy Suhak 1 Daniel Albrecht 1 Ward L. Johnson 2 Detlef Klimm 3

1Clausthal University of Technology Goslar Germany2National Institute of Standards and Technology Boulder United States3Leibniz Institute for Crystal Growth Berlin Germany

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9:45 AM - R1.03
ALD Coatings as a Gas Barrier at High Temperature: Advantages and Limitations

Damoon Sohrabi Baba Heidary 1 Clive Randell 1

1The Pennsylvania State University University Park United States

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10:00 AM - R1.04
Phase, Compositional, and Morphological Stability of Electrically Conductive PtxSiy Thin Films

Robert T. Fryer 1 Robert J. Lad 1 George P Bernhardt 1

1The University of Maine Bangor United States

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10:15 AM - R1.05
Multi-Scale Modeling Approach to Evaluate the Mechanical Integrity of Carbon Nanotube/Cu-Composite through Silicon via in 3D-ICs

Ibrahim Awad 1 Leila Ladani 1

1University of Connecticut Storrs United States

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10:30 AM -
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11:00 AM - R1.06
Flexible Surface Acoustic Wave Broadband Strain Sensors Based on Ultra-Thin Flexible Glass Substrate

Jikui Luo 1 2 Jinkai Chen 2 XingLi He 2 Wenbo Wang 2 Weipeng Xuan 2 Shurong Dong 2 S. Garner 3 Pat Cimo 3

1Bolton University Bolton United Kingdom2ZheJiang University Hangzhou China3Corning Incorporated New York United States

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11:15 AM - *R1.07
A Metal-Ceramic Coaxial Cable Fabry-Perot Interferometric Sensor for Monitoring High Temperature

Adam Trontz 1 Baokai Cheng 2 Shixuan Zeng 1 Hai Xiao 2 Junhang Dong 1

1University of Cincinnati Cincinnati United States2Clemson University Clemson United States

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11:45 AM - R1.08
Simulation and Optimization of a Piezocomposite Acoustic Receiver for Logging-While-Drilling

Lei Mei 1 Runkun Jiang 1 Qiming Zhang 1

1Pennsylvania State Univ University Park United States

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12:00 PM - R1.09
Stability Enhancement and Thermal Conductivity Reduction of Semiconductor Nanowires via Non-Conformal Decoration with Boron Nitride (BN) Molecules

Venkata Ravi Kiran Vasiraju 1 David Marshal Norris 2 Sreeram Vaddiraju 1 2

1Texas Aamp;M University College Station United States2Texas Aamp;M University College Station United States

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12:15 PM -
OPEN DISCUSSION

12:30 PM - R1.11
Novel Passivation Techniques for Robust Thin Film Strain Gages

Kevin Rivera 1 Danny Shapiro 2 Otto Gregory 1 Zachary Caron 1

1University of Rhode Island Kingston United States2Strain Measurement Devices Inc Wallingford United States

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12:45 PM - R1.12
A Novel Epoxy Bonding Technique for Applications under Extreme Environment

Runkun Jiang 1 Lei Mei 1 Qiming Zhang 1

1The Pennsylvania State University University Park United States

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2015-12-03   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Gary Hunter, NASA Glenn Research Center
Joseph Mantese, United Technologies Research Center
Paul Ohodnicki, National Energy Technology Laboratory
Lin Shao, Texas Aamp;M University
R4: Oxides for Resistive Sensing Applications
Session Chairs
Pu-Xian Gao
Thursday AM, December 03, 2015
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Fairfax A

9:00 AM - *R4.01
Scalable Heterogeneous Nanostructure Integration for Multimode Gas Sensing at High Temperature

Pu-Xian Gao 1

1Univ of Connecticut Storrs United States

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9:30 AM - *R4.02
Strategies to Enhance the Selectivity in High Temperature Gas Sensing

Yu Lei 1

1Univ of Connecticut Storrs United States

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10:00 AM - R4.03
Au Decorated ZnO Nanowire Arrays as Multi-Mode NOx Sensors at Elevated Temperatures

Bo Zhang 1 Rodrigo Vinluan 2 Sibo Wang 1 Zheng Ren 1 Jie Zheng 2 Pu-Xian Gao 1

1University of Connecticut Storrs United States2University of Texas at Dallas Richardson United States

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10:15 AM - R4.04
Oxide Nanowires for Chemical Sensing

Zachary Caron 1 Vivek Patel 1 Michael Platek 1 Otto Gregory 1

1University of Rhode Island Kingston United States

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10:30 AM - R4.05
High Mobility Oxide Semiconductors for Light-Weight, Large-Area Electronics in Radiation Harsh Environments

Beatrice Fraboni 1 Tobias Cramer 1 Allegra Sacchetti 1 Maria Almeida 2 A. Rovisco 2 J. Martins 2 Pedro Barquinha 2 Elvira M. Fortunato 2 Rodrigo Martins 2

1University of Bologna Bologna Italy2Universidade Nova de Lisboa Lisbon Portugal

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10:45 AM - R4.06
Nanostructured Al-Doped Titania Based Thin Films for Hydrogen Gas Sensors

Fatma Bayata 1 Bilge Saruhan 2 Mustafa Kamil Urgen 3

1Istanbul Bilgi Univ Istanbul Turkey2German Aerospace Center (DLR) Cologne Germany3Istanbul Technical University Istanbul Turkey

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11:00 AM -
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R5: Enabling Materials for Harsh Environment Sensing
Session Chairs
Pu-Xian Gao
Thursday AM, December 03, 2015
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Fairfax A

11:30 AM - R5.01
Turning Carbon Fiber Composites into Active Multi-Sensing Materials by Functionalization with ZnO Nanowires

Davide Calestani 1 Marco Villani 1 Maurizio Culiolo 1 Davide Delmonte 1 Laura Marchini 2 Rocco Bercella 2 Nicola Coppede 1 Massimo Solzi 3 Andrea Zappettini 1

1IMEM-CNR Parma Italy2Bercella s.r.l. Varano de Melegari, Parma Italy3Universitagrave; degli Studi di Parma Parma Italy

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11:45 AM - R5.02
Application of Aluminium Alloy 6082 (AA6082) for Harsh Environment Sensing in Oil and Gas Installations

Morsidi Maziri 1 Zuruzi Abu Samah 1

1Institut Teknologi Brunei Gadong Brunei Darussalam

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12:00 PM - R5.03
New Sensing Method of Interfacial Evaluation of Carbon Fiber/Epoxy Nanocomposites Using Electrical Resistance Measurement and Wetting Tests

Joung-Man Park 1 Dong-Jun Kwon 1 Pyeong-Su Shin 1 Jin-Yeong Choi 1 Lawrence DeVries 2

1Gyeongsang National University Jinju Korea (the Republic of)2The University of Utah Salt Lake City United States

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12:15 PM - R5.04
Radiation Hard Terbium Gallium Garnet (TGG) Based Magnetic Field Sensor

Brian Geist 1 Reginald Ronningen 2 Andreas Stolz 3 Robert C Duckworth 5 Thomas E Blue 4 Georg Bollen 2 Vladimir Kochergin 1

1MicroXact Blacksburg United States2Michigan State University East Lansing United States3Michigan State University East Lansing United States4The Ohio State University Columbus United States5Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge United States

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12:30 PM - R5.05
Anodized Aluminum Oxide as Host of Noble Metal Nanoparticles for SERS at Elevated Temperatures

Hui Chen 1 Paul Ohodnicki 2 John Baltrus 2 Henry Du 1

1Stevens Institute of Technology Hoboken United States2U.S. Department of Energy Pittsburgh United States

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12:45 PM - R5.06
Triboelectrification Enabled Self-Powered Detection and Removal of Phenol in Wastewater

Jun Chen 1 Zhaoling Li 1 Zhong Lin Wang 1

1Georgia Inst of Technology Atlanta United States

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