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2012 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit

April 9-13, 2012 | San Francisco
Meeting Chairs: Lara A. Estroff, Jun Liu, Kornelius Nielsch, Kazumi Wada

Symposium TT : Interfaces in Materials, Biology, and Physiology

2012-04-10   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Ulrike G. K. Wegst, Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth
Amal M. K. Esawi, The American University in Cairo
Guy Genin, Washington University, St. Louis
Tianjian Lu, Xi'an Jiaotong University
Jonathan Wilker, Purdue University
TT2: General Interfaces II
Session Chairs
Jonathan Wilker
Tuesday PM, April 10, 2012
Marriott, Yerba Buena, Salons 14-15

2:30 AM - *TT2.1
Advanced Composite Materials in Aerospace Products

Alexander Rubin 1

1The Boeing Company Saint Louis USA

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3:00 AM - TT2.2
Nanoscale Interfaces with Ice

Nino Samadashvili 1 2 Teemu Hynninen 1 2 Vili Heinonen 2 Cristiano L Dias 3 4 Mikko Karttunen 3 Tapio A Nissila 2 5 Adam S Foster 1 2

1Tampere University of Technology Tampere Finland2Aalto University School of Science and Technology Helsinki Finland3the University of Western Ontario London Canada4University of Toronto Toronto Canada5Brown University Providence USA

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3:15 AM - *TT2.3
Knowledge Diversty in the Emerging Global Bio-nano Sector

Elicia M. Maine 1 Martin Bliemel 3 Armstrong Murira 4 1 James Utterback 2

1Simon Fraser University Vancouver Canada2Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA3University of New South Wales Sydney Australia4Simon Fraser University Burnaby Canada

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3:45 AM - TT2.4
Nanotextured Material for Applications in CSF Sample Screening and Characterization

Krishna Vattipalli 1 Savindra Brandigampala 2 Claire McGraw 3 Gaurav Chatterjee 3 Srinath Kasturirangan 3 Philip Schulz 3 Michael Sierks 3 Shalini Prasad 1

1University of Texas at Dallas Richardson USA2Wichita State University Wichita USA3Arizona State University Tempe USA

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4:30 AM - TT2.5
The Role of Interfaces on Shock-induced Damage in Two-phase Metals

Saryu Jindal Fensin 1 Ellen K Cerreta 1 Steven M Valone 1 George T Gray 1 Adam M Farrow 1 Carl P Trujillo 1

1Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos USA

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4:45 AM - *TT2.6
The Importance of Interfaces in Nuclear Energy Systems

Todd Allen 1 Kumar Sridharan 1

1U. Wisconsin Madison USA

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5:15 AM - TT2.7
Morphology-induced Hydrophobic Behavior of Electrospun Polyhydroxyalkanoate Membranes

Maraolina Domiacute;nguez-Diacute;az 1 Angel Romo-Uribe 1 Araceli Flores 2 Rodolfo Cruz-Silva 3

1Universidad Nac A de Mexico Cuernavaca Mexico2Consejo Superior Inv Cientifica Madrid Spain3Universidad Autoacute;noma del Estado de Morelos Cuernavaca Mexico

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TT3: Poster Session: Interfaces
Session Chairs
Guy Genin
Tuesday PM, April 10, 2012
Moscone West, Level 1, Exhibit Hall

6:00 AM - TT3.1
Patterning of Conjugated Polymer with Enhanced Photoluminescence via Self-assembly at the Air/Water Interface

Lei Zhao 1 Xinchang Pang 1 Chaowei Feng 1 Zhiqun Lin 1

1Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta USA

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6:00 AM - TT3.10
Mineral Density Gradients in Healthy and Diseased Human Tissues

Sabra Djomehri 1 Susan Candell 2 Siew H Lau 2 Grayson W Marshall 1 Sally J Marshall 1 Samuel Webb 3 Sunita P Ho 1

1University of California, San Francisco San Francisco USA2Xradia Inc. Pleasanton USA3Stanford Linear Accelerator Center Menlo Park USA

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6:00 AM - TT3.11
Revealing Interfaces in Natural Materials

M. Josefina Arellano-Jimenez 1 Erica Pehmoeller 1 C. Barry Carter 1

1University of Connecticut Storrs USA

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6:00 AM - TT3.12
Electrochemical Deposition and Evaluation of Conductive Polymer Coating on Biodegradable Magnesium Implants for Neural Applications

Meriam Sebaa 1 Shan Dhillon 1 Huinan Liu 1

1University of California, Riverside Riverside USA

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6:00 AM - TT3.13
Hydroxyapatite Mineralization on Functionalized Porous Silicon Surfaces Using a pH Stat System

Amy Richter Blakeley 1 Adele Boskey 2 Lara Estroff 1

1Cornell University Ithaca USA2Hospital For Special Surgery New York USA

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6:00 AM - TT3.15
Fabrication of a 3D Glass Optrode Array for Optical Neural Stimulation

Tanya Vanessa Abaya 1 Mohit Diwekar 1 Steve Blair 1 Prashant Tathireddy 1 Loren Rieth 1 Florian Solzbacher 1

1University of Utah Salt Lake City USA

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6:00 AM - TT3.16
Poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid) Density Affects in Carbon Nanofiber Composites for Myocardial Tissue Engineering Applications

David Andrew Stout 1 Adriana N Santiago-Miranda 2 Thomas J Webster 1 3

1Brown University Providence USA2University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguuml;ez Mayaguuml;ez Puerto Rico3Brown University Providence USA

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6:00 AM - TT3.2
Mechanical Model of Cell Membrane Penetration by Vertical Nanowires

Xi Xie 1 Nicholas A Melosh 1

1Stanford University Stanford USA

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6:00 AM - TT3.3
Two-step Growth Method for Ge Epitaxial Layer on (100) GaAs Substrate by Rapid Thermal Chemical Vapor Deposition (RTCVD)

Yeon-Ho Kil 1 Woong-Ki Hong 1 Min-Woo Seo 2 Yang-Kyu Park 1 Chel-Jong Choi 2 1

1Semiconductor Physics Research Center Jeonju Republic of Korea2Department of BIN Fusion Technology JeonJu Republic of Korea

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6:00 AM - TT3.4
Mechanics without Muscles: Rapid Motion of the Venus Flytrap

Qiaohang Guo 1 2 Zi Chen 3 4 Huang Zheng 5 Wenzhe Chen 1 6

1Fuzhou University Fuzhou China2FuJian University of Technology Fuzhou China3Princeton University Princeton USA4Princeton Institute for the Science and Technology of Materials Princeton USA5Fujian Radio and Television University Fuzhou China6FuJian University of Technology Fuzhou China

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6:00 AM - TT3.5
Single-molecule Heaters for Biomedical Intervention

Iris Kramberger 1 Michael Inkpen 1 Shuoren Du 1 Nicholas J Long 1 Tim Albrecht 1

1Imperial College London London United Kingdom

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6:00 AM - TT3.6
Photophysical Properties and Antibacterial Effect of Fabricated Photofunctional Nanoporous Membrane

Bong Jin Kim 1 Kang Kyun Wang 1 Yong Rok Kim 1

1Yonsei University Seoul Republic of Korea

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6:00 AM - TT3.7
Biomedical Application of Nanocrystalline Diamond Films Deposited by Low Temperature PE Linear Antennas MW CVD System for Orthodontical Devices

Jana Fendrychova 1 7 Vit Kopelent 2 Marie Kalbacova 3 Ladislav Senolt 4 Pavel Fendrych 5 7 Jan Vlcek 6 Andy Taylor 7 Milos Nesladek 8

1Second Faculty of Medicine, Charles University Prague Prague 5 Czech Republic23M UNITEK CZ Ltd. Prague Czech Republic3Institute of Inherited Metabolic Disorders, Charles University, 1st Faculty of Medicine Prague Czech Republic4Department of Revmathology, First Faculty of Medicine, Charles University Prague Czech Republic5Faculty of Biomedical Engineering, Czech Technical University Prague Czech Republic6Department of Physics and Measurements, Institute of Chemical Technology Prague Czech Republic7Institute of Physics, Academy Sciences CR Prague Czech Republic8Hasselt University, Institute for Materials Research (IMO) Hasselt Belgium

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6:00 AM - TT3.8
Effect of Iron Oxide Nanoparticles on Germination and Growth of Raphanus Sativus

N. Pariona 1 2 Arturo I Martinez 1 Dale L Perry 3 R. Castro-Rodriguez 4

1Cinvestav Unidad Saltillo, Carr, km. 13 Ramos Arizpe Mexico2Universidad de la Sierra Juarez Oaxaca Mexico3Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA4Cinvestav-Merida Merida Mexico

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TT1: General Interfaces I
Session Chairs
Ulrike Wegst
Tuesday AM, April 10, 2012
Marriott, Yerba Buena, Salons 14-15

9:00 AM - *TT1.1
Cell Entry of One-dimensional Nanomaterials Occurs by Tip Recognition and Rotation

Xinghua Shi 1 Annette Von dem Bussche 1 Robert Hurt 1 Agnes Kane 1 Huajian Gao 1

1Brown University Providence USA

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9:30 AM - TT1.2
DNA-coated Microbubbles with Tunable Ultrasound Contrast Activity for Thrombin Sensing

Matthew A. Nakatsuka 1 Mark J Hsu 2 Sadik C Esener 1 2 Jennifer N Cha 1 Andrew P Goodwin 1

1University of California, San Diego La Jolla USA2University of California, San Diego La Jolla USA

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9:45 AM - TT1.3
Multiscale Modeling of Organic-Inorganic Interface: From Molecular Dynamics Simulation to Finite Element Modeling

Denvid Lau 1 Oral Buyukozturk 1 Markus J Buehler 1

1MIT Cambridge USA

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10:00 AM - TT1.4
Ultrafast Nano Scale Solution Patterning Utilizing Solvent Evaporation Driven Double-dewetting Edge Lithgoraphy

Kwang-Ho Lee 1 Gun-Young Jung 1 2

1GIST Gwangju Republic of Korea2GIST Gwangju Republic of Korea

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10:15 AM - *TT1.5
Hirarchical Scaffolds and Composites with Practical Dimensions

Eduardo Saiz 1 Claudia Walter 1 Suelen Barg 1 Cecilia Mattevi 1 Antoni P Tomsia 2

1Imperial College of London London United Kingdom2Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA

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10:45 AM - TT1.6
Long-term Adhesion Studies of Polyimide to Inorganic and Metallic Layers

Juan Sebastian Ordonez 1 Boehler Christian 1 Martin Schuettler 1 Thomas Stieglitz 1 2

1University of Freiburg Freiburg Germany2Bernstein Focus Neurotechnology - Freiburg/Tuebingen Freiburg Germany

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11:00 AM -
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11:30 AM - TT1.7
Molecular and Surface Interactions of Comb-type Polymer Polystyrene-graft-Polyethylene Oxide (PS-g-PEO)

Ling Zhang 1 Qingxia Liu 1 Hongbo Zeng 1

1University of Alberta Edmonton Canada

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11:45 AM - TT1.8
Direct Probing of Micromechanical Properties of Hydrogen-bonded LbL Microcapsule Shells with Different Chemical Compositions

Milana O Lisunova 1 Irina Drachuk 1 Olga Shchepelina 1 Vladimir V Tsukruk 1

1Gatech Atlanta USA

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12:00 PM - *TT1.9
Morphometric Analysis of Complex Interfaces

Klaus Mecke 1 Gerd Schroeder-Turk 1

1University Erlangen-Nuremberg Erlangen Germany

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12:30 PM - TT1.10
In-situ Raman Spectroscopy of H2 Gas Interaction with Layered Pd/MoO3 at Different Temperatures

Jian Zhen Ou 1 Sivacarendran Balendhran 1 David Yao 1 Kay Latham 1 Kourosh Kalantar-zadeh 1

1RMIT University Melbourne Australia

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12:45 PM - TT1.11
Molecular Recognition of Solid Interfaces by Engineered Peptides

Mehmet Sarikaya 1

1University of Washington Seattle USA

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2012-04-11   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Ulrike G. K. Wegst, Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth
Amal M. K. Esawi, The American University in Cairo
Guy Genin, Washington University, St. Louis
Tianjian Lu, Xi'an Jiaotong University
Jonathan Wilker, Purdue University
TT5: Biomaterials
Session Chairs
Guy Genin
Wednesday PM, April 11, 2012
Marriott, Yerba Buena, Salons 14-15

2:30 AM - TT5.1
Interactions of Osteoclasts with Nanostructured Biomimetic Bone

Douglas Rodriguez 1 Edgardo J Toro 2 Shannon Holliday 2 Laurie Gower 1

1University of Florida Gainesville USA2University of Florida Gainesville USA

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2:45 AM - TT5.2
Study of a Novel ALD Al2O3-parylene Bi-layer Encapsulation for Biomedical Implants

Xianzong Xie 1 Loren Rieth 1 Florian Solzbacher 1 2

1University of Utah Salt Lake City USA2University of Utah Salt Lake City USA

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3:00 AM - *TT5.3
Development of Tough and Adhesive Hydrogels for Biotechnology and Tissue Regeneration

Gudrun Schmidt 1 Chia-Jung Wu 1 Akhilesh Gaharwar 1 Patrick Schexnailder 1

1Purdue University West Lafayette USA

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3:30 AM - TT5.4
Time Study of Ultraviolet Grafting of Poly (N-isopropylacrylamide-co-acrylamide) Grafted onto Tissue Culture Polystyrene Surface for Cell Sheet Engineering

Paranee Traichedtakul 1 Nguyen T Thuyen 1 Nontapat Teekeng 1 Thanakom Klaewvitkij 1 Wanwipa Siriwatwechakul 1

1Siridhorn Institute of Technology, Thammasat University Pathumthani Thailand

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3:45 AM -
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4:15 AM - *TT5.5
Structure, Biomechanics, and Mechanobiology in the Attachment of Tendon to Bone

Stavros Thomopoulos 1

1Washington University St. Louis USA

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4:45 AM - TT5.6
Titania Nanodots Film for Cell Culture Application

Kui Cheng 1 Yi Hong 1 Mengfei Yu 2 Wenjian Weng 1

1Zhejiang University Hangzhou China2Zhejiang University Hangzhou China

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5:00 AM - *TT5.7
Forensic Finite Simulations of Case Specific Skull Fracture

Lars Pilgaard Mikkelsen 1 Tina L Skytte 1 Niels Lynnerup 2

1Technical University of Denmark Roskilde Denmark2University of Copenhagen Copenhagen Denmark

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5:30 AM - *TT5.8
Microscale Technologies for Regeneration of Functional 3D Tissue Models In vitro

Utkan Demirci 1

1Harvard Medical School Boston USA

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TT4: Interfaces Plus Biomaterials
Session Chairs
Guy Genin
Wednesday AM, April 11, 2012
Marriott, Yerba Buena, Salons 14-15

9:15 AM - *TT4.1
Iron/Iron Oxide Core/Shell Nanoparticles for Magnetic Hyperthermia Treatment

Ian Baker 1 Katsiaryna Kekalo 1

1Dartmouth College Hanover USA

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9:45 AM - *TT4.2
Electrospun Nanofibers for Regenerative Medicine

Younan Xia 1

1Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta USA

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10:15 AM - TT4.3
Correlative Microscopy Study of FIB Patterned Stainless Steel Surfaces as Novel Nano-structured Stents for Cardiovascular Applications

Michael Schmidt 1 Feroze Nanzeen 2 Gregoire Herzog 2 Paul Galvin 2 Justin D Holmes 1 Nikolay Petkov 1

1Tyndall National Institute, University College Cork Cork Ireland2Tyndall National Institute, University College Cork Cork Ireland

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10:30 AM -
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11:00 AM - TT4.4
Hybrid Titanium/Biodegradable Polymer Implants with an Hierarchical Pore Structure

Engin Vrana 1 Agnegrave;s Dupret-Bories 1 2 Christelle Coraux 3 Dominique Vautier 1 Chrisitan Debry 1 2 Philippe Lavalle 1 2

1INSERM UMR 977 / University of Strasbourg Strasbourg France2Hocirc;pitaux Universitaires de Strasbourg Strasbourg France3INSERM U903 Reims France

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11:15 AM - *TT4.5
Real-time Characterization of Protein Interactions with Surfaces

Matthew Dixon 1

1Biolin Scientific Linthicum Heights USA

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11:45 AM - TT4.6
Engineering Electrospun Nanofibers for Biomedical Applications

Sha He 1 Xingyu Jiang 1

1National Center for Nanoscience and Technology Beijing China

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12:00 PM - *TT4.7
Interfacial Mechanics from a Molecular Perspective

Markus J Buehler 1

1MIT Cambridge USA

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12:30 PM - *TT4.8
Probing Chemistry and Bonding at Interfaces in Organic and Hybrid Structures with High Spatial Resolution

David W. McComb 1

1Ohio State University Columbus USA

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2012-04-12   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Ulrike G. K. Wegst, Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth
Amal M. K. Esawi, The American University in Cairo
Guy Genin, Washington University, St. Louis
Tianjian Lu, Xi'an Jiaotong University
Jonathan Wilker, Purdue University
TT7: Biology and Biomimetics II
Session Chairs
Younan Xia
Thursday PM, April 12, 2012
Marriott, Yerba Buena, Salons 14-15

2:30 AM - TT7.1
Motile Liposomes: Hybrids of Nature and Engineering

Nienke Geerts 1 T. Kyle Vanderlick 1

1Yale University New Haven USA

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2:45 AM - TT7.2
Differentiation and Identification of Epicuticular Waxes on Arabidopsis thaliana Organs and Cells by TOF-SIMS Chemical Imaging

Gregory L Fisher 1 Scott R Bryan 1 Philip C Wong 2 Christopher Buschhaus 2 Reinhard Jetter 2

1Physical Electronics Chanhassen USA2University of British Columbia Vancouver Canada

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3:00 AM - *TT7.3
Nature-inspired Ceramic Structural Materials Containing a ``Lubricating'' Second Phase

Robert O. Ritchie 1 2 Antoni P Tomsia 2

1University of California Berkeley USA2Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA

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3:30 AM - TT7.4
Mineralized Collagen Coatings on Titanium with Sustained Antibiotic Release

Wenjian Weng 1 Ting Ling 1 Kui Cheng 1

1Zhejiang University Hangzhou China

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3:45 AM -
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4:15 AM - TT7.5
Nanofabricated Stealth Patch Clamp Arrays for Probing Neuronal Electrical Activities

Katie Chang 1 Vijay Narasimhan 1 Nicholas Melosh 1

1Stanford Unversity Stanford USA

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4:30 AM - *TT7.6
Bio-inspired Synthetic Materials with Brick and Mortar Microstructures

Matthew Begley 1

1University of California, Santa Barbara Santa Barbara USA

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5:00 AM - *TT7.7
Integration of Mineralized and Soft Tissues Facilitate Effective Function of the Bone-cartilage Interface

Virginia Ferguson 1

1University of Colorado Boulder USA

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5:30 AM - *TT7.8
Full-field Inflation Experiments of Soft Fibrous Tissues

Thao Vicky Nguyen 1

1The Johns Hopkins University Baltimore USA

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TT6: Biology and Biomimetics I
Session Chairs
Tianjian Lu
Thursday AM, April 12, 2012
Marriott, Yerba Buena, Salons 14-15

9:00 AM - *TT6.1
Adhesion of Eukaryotic Cells and the Influence of Cytoskeletal Contractility

Robert M McMeeking 1 2 3 Vikram S Deshpande 4 Amit Pathak 5 Will Roman 6 Patrick McGarry 6

1University of California, Santa Barbara Santa Barbara USA2University of California Santa Barbara USA3University of Aberdeen, King's College Aberdeen United Kingdom4Cambridge University Cambridge United Kingdom5University of California Berkeley USA6National University of Ireland Galway Ireland

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9:30 AM - TT6.2
A Method to Monitor Biofilm Formation from Single Cells to Multicellular Communities in Food Processing Systems

Ozlem Istanbullu 1 Jerome Babauta 1 Ryan Renslow 1 Haluk Beyenal 1

1Washington State University Pullman USA

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9:45 AM - TT6.3
Biofilm Growth on Untreated (Hydrophobic) and Plasma Treated (Hydrophilic) Polydimethylsiloxane (PDMS)

Li Hong Zhao 1 Pabitra N Sen 1

1University of North Carolina Chapel Hill USA

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10:00 AM - TT6.4
Behavior of Surface Adsorbed Bioluminescent Bacteria

Satoshi Sasaki 1

1Tokyo University of Technology Hachioji Japan

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10:15 AM - TT6.5
Titania Nanotubes for Growth Improvement of Biological Cells

Tolou Shokuhfar 1 Craig Friedrich 1 Chang Choi 1 Jen-Young Chang 1

1Michigan Technological University Houghton USA

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11:00 AM - *TT6.5
The Hierarchical Structure and Mechanics of Plants

Lorna J. Gibson 1

1MIT Cambridge USA

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11:30 AM - TT6.6
The Mechanics of the Plant Cell/Cell Wall Interface: Effects of Osmotic Challenge

Lihong Zhou 1 Feng Xu 3 Barbara G Pickard 1 David Ehrhardt 2 Guy M Genin 1 3

1Washington University St Louis USA2Carnegie Institute Stanford USA3Xi'an Jiaotong University Xi'an China

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2012-04-13   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Ulrike G. K. Wegst, Thayer School of Engineering at Dartmouth
Amal M. K. Esawi, The American University in Cairo
Guy Genin, Washington University, St. Louis
Tianjian Lu, Xi'an Jiaotong University
Jonathan Wilker, Purdue University
TT8: Biomaterials and Biological Materials
Session Chairs
Ulrike Wegst
Friday AM, April 13, 2012
Marriott, Yerba Buena, Salons 1-2

9:30 AM - *TT8.1
Non-destructive and Multi-modal 3D Imaging of Biological Materials

P. Cloetens 1 H. Suhonen 1 A. Bay 2 S. Bohic 3 1 C. Fleck 4 M. Langer 5 1 A. Pacureanu 5 1 F. Peyrin 4 1 A. Rack 1 J. P Vigneron 2 P. Zaslansky 6

1European Synchrotron Radiation Facility (ESRF) Grenoble Cedex 9 France2University of Namur Namur Belgium3Grenoble Institute des Neurosciences Grenoble France4Berlin Institute of Technology Berlin Germany5Universite Lyon 1 Lyon France6Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin Berlin Germany

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10:00 AM - *TT8.2
Microfluidic Hydrogels with Mechanically Enhanced Channels for Tisse Engineering

GuoYou Huang 1 ZhiPing Xiao 1 JinXiong Zhou 1 Feng Xu 1 2 TianJian Xu 1

1Xi'an Jiaotong University Xian China2Xi'an Jiaotong University Xi'an China

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