Meetings & Events

fall 1996 logo1996 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

December 2 - 6, 1996 | Boston
Meeting Chairs:
 Werner Lutze, Karen Maex, Karl Sieradzki




Symposium R—Solid-State Chemistry of Inorganic Materials

Chairs

Peter Davies -- Univ of Pennsylvania
Allan Jacobson -- Univ of Houston
Charles Torardi -- DuPont
Terrell Vanderah -- NIST

Symposium Support

  • DuPont
  • Exxon Research and Engineering Company
  • National Science Foundation
  • Texas Center for Superconductivity

* Invited paper

SESSION R1: LAYERED CHALCOGENIDES
Chairs: Peter K. Davies and M. Stanley Whittingham
Monday Afternoon, December 2, 1996
Essex South (W)
1:25 PM R1.
INTRODUCTORY COMMENTS.

1:30 PM *R1.1
MISFIT LAYERED CHALCOGENIDES, Jean M. Rouxel, Univ de Nantes, Inst des Materiaux de Nantes, Nantes, FRANCE.

2:00 PM R1.2
OLIGOMERIZATION VERSUS POLYMERIZATION OF tex2html_wrap_inline908 IN THE POLYTELLURIDE COMPOUND tex2html_wrap_inline910 . STRUCTURAL CHARACTERIZATION, ELECTRONIC STRUCTURE AND PROPERTIES, D-Y Chung, Michigan State Univ, Dept of Chemistry, East Lansing, MI; Stephan Jobic, Univ de Nantes, Inst des Materiaux de Nantes, Nantes, FRANCE; Tim Hogan, Carl R. Kannewurf, Northwestern Univ, Dept of EE&CS, Evanston, IL; Raymond Brec, Jean M. Rouxel, Univ de Nantes, Inst des Materiaux de Nantes, Nantes, FRANCE; Mercouri G. Kanatzidis, Michigan State Univ, Dept of Chemistry, East Lansing, MI.

2:15 PM R1.3
METAL-RICH LAYERED GROUP-IV TELLURIDES, Timothy Hughbanks, Texas A&M Univ, Dept of Chemistry, College Station, TX.

2:30 PM R1.4
NEW METHODS FOR THE SYNTHESIS AND INTERCALATION OF INORGANIC FULLERENE-LIKE PARTICLES AND NANOTUBES OF tex2html_wrap_inline912 , Reshef Tenne, Weizmann Inst of Science, Dept of Matls Interfaces, Rehovot, ISRAEL; M. Homyonfer, Weizmann Inst of Science, Dept of Materials & Interfaces, Rehovot, ISRAEL.

2:45 PM BREAK

SESSION R2: SOLID STATE IONICS
Chairs: Peter K. Davies and M. Stanley Whittingham
Monday Afternoon, December 2, 1996
Essex South (W)
3:15 PM R2.1
CHEMICAL DIFFUSION IN MIXED CONDUCTORS WITH COMPARABLE ELECTRONIC TRANSPORT NUMBERS. RESULTS FOR tex2html_wrap_inline914 , Wolfgang Preis, Werner Sitte, Graz Univ of Technology, Inst of Physical & Theoretical Chemistry, Graz, AUSTRIA.

3:30 PM R2.2
STRUCTURAL STABILIZATION OF THE TRANSITION METAL OXIDES BY SP ELEMENTS DOPING, G. A. Nazri, GM NAO R&D Center, Dept of Phys & Phys Chem, Warren, MI; Aline Rougier, Oakland Univ, Phys & Phys Chem, Warren, MI.

3:45 PM R2.3
MAGNETIC PROPERTIES OF MANGANESE OXIDES OF INTEREST AS BATTERY MATERIALS. LiMnO tex2html_wrap_inline916 , LiMn tex2html_wrap_inline918 AND tex2html_wrap_inline920 , John E. Greedan, McMaster Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Hamilton, CANADA; Isobel J. Davidson, National Research Council, Inst for Chem Process & Envir Tech, Ottawa, ON; Nandyala P. Raju, McMaster Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Hamilton, CANADA; Guo Liu, Viridian Inc, Fort Saskatchewan, AB; Jan N. Reimers, Moli Energy, Maple Ridge, CANADA; Susannah M. Shaw, McMaster Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Hamilton, CANADA.

4:00 PM R2.4
NON-STOICHIOMETRY AND STRUCTURE OF tex2html_wrap_inline922 PEROVSKITE-TYPE OXIDES, Igor Kosacki, Mark Shumsky, Harlan U. Anderson, Univ of Missouri-Rolla, Dept of Ceramic Engr, Rolla, MO.

4:15 PM R2.5
STRUCTURE-PROPERTY RELATIONS FOR FAST-ION CONDUCTING PYROCHLORE OXIDES, Per Onnerud, Quantum Energy Technologies, Cambridge, MA; Kevin W. Eberman, Catherine Heremans, MIT, Dept of MS&E, Cambridge, MA; Judith Stalick, NIST, Reactor Radiation Div, Gaithersburg, MD; Bernhardt J. Wuensch, MIT, Dept of MS&E, Cambridge, MA.

4:30 PM R2.6
MIXED IONIC-ELECTRONIC CONDUCTIVITY AND DEFECT CHEMISTRY OF tex2html_wrap_inline924 SOLID SOLUTIONS, Ofer Porat, Harry L. Tuller, MIT, Dept of MS&E, Cambridge, MA.

4:45 PM R2.7
La tex2html_wrap_inline916 Zr tex2html_wrap_inline916 O tex2html_wrap_inline930 FORMATION BETWEEN YTTRIA-STABILIZED ZIRCONIA AND La tex2html_wrap_inline932 Sr tex2html_wrap_inline934 MnO tex2html_wrap_inline936 AT 1373 K, Andreas Mitterdorfer, ETH Zurich, Chair of Nonmetallic Materials, Zurich, SWITZERLAND; Ludwig J. Gauckler, ETH Zurich, Dept of Materials, Zurich, SWITZERLAND.

SESSION R3: POSTER SESSION: SOLID STATE IONICS
Chair: G. A. Nazri
Monday Evening, December 2, 1996
8:00 P.M.
America Ballroom (W)
R3.1
PREDOMINANT FACTORS ON LITHIUM ION CONDUCTIVITY IN PEROVSKITE-TYPE OXIDES, Yoshiyuki Inaguma, Tokyo Inst of Technology, Yokahama, JAPAN; Tetsuhiro Katsumata, Jianding Yu, Tokyo Inst of Technology, Matls & Struct Lab, Yokohama, JAPAN; Mitsuru Itoh, Tokyo Inst of Technology, Yokohama, JAPAN.

R3.2
A COMPARISON OF THE CRYSTAL-CHEMISTRY OF SELECTED tex2html_wrap_inline938 -BASED SILICATES, Sossina M. Haile, Univ of Washington, Dept of MS&E, Seattle, WA; Bernhardt J. Wuensch, MIT, Dept of MS&E, Cambridge, MA.

R3.3
SOL-GEL SYNTHESIS OF HIGH- tex2html_wrap_inline940 COPPER OXIDES USING POLYETHER ALKOXIDE PRECURSORS, Catherine J. Page, Alixander Pico, Carol S. Houk, Univ of Oregon, Dept of Chemistry, Eugene, OR.

R3.4
ELECTRICAL CONDUCTIVITY OF PHASES tex2html_wrap_inline942 AND tex2html_wrap_inline944 WHERE tex2html_wrap_inline946 = Cu, Ni, Co; tex2html_wrap_inline948 = Fe, In, Ga, Cr, Anatoly V. Nistiouk, MAFCT, Dept of General Chem Tech, Moscow, RUSSIA; Dmitry V. Drobot, MAFCT, Dept of Chemistry, Moscow, RUSSIA.

R3.5
SYNTHESIS AND IONIC CONDUCTIVITY OF PHASES IN SYSTEM tex2html_wrap_inline950 , Vsevolod V. Kyreev, Natalja G. Chaban, Sergey V. Pushko, Moscow Inst of Fine Chem Tech, Dept of General Chemical Technology, Moscow, RUSSIA.

R3.6
SYNTHESIS AND ELECTRONIC CONDUCTIVITY OF OXIDE LITHIUM-VANADIUM BRONZES OF tex2html_wrap_inline952 , Vsevolod V. Kyreev, Natalja G. Chaban, Sergey V. Pushko, Moscow Inst of Fine Chem Tech, Dept of General Chemical Technology, Moscow, RUSSIA.

R3.7
A QUANTITATIVE TUNNELING/DESORPTION MODEL FOR THE EXCHANGE CURRENT AT THE POROUS ELECTRODE/BETA''-ALUMINA/ALKALI METAL GAS THREE PHASE ZONE AT 700-1300K, Roger Williams, California Inst of Technology, Jet Propulsion Lab, Pasadena, CA; Margaret A. Ryan, Chutima Saipetch, Henry G. LeDuc, Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Pasadena, CA .

R3.8
IONIC DISTRIBUTION IN RARE EARTH ION-DOPED Na+ BETA DOUBLE PRIME-ALUMINA, Yuhu Wang, NYS College of Ceramics, Alfred, NY; Alastair N. Cormack, Alfred Univ, NYS College of Ceramics, Alfred, NY.

R3.9
CONDUCTION PROPERTIES OF Na tex2html_wrap_inline954 -ION IMPLANTED GLASS-CERAMICS IN THE SYSTEM Na tex2html_wrap_inline916 O-RE tex2html_wrap_inline916 O tex2html_wrap_inline936 -P tex2html_wrap_inline916 O tex2html_wrap_inline964 -SiO tex2html_wrap_inline916 (RE=RARE EARTH) , Toshinori Okura, Miki Tanaka, Gilichi Sudoh, Kogakuin Univ, Dept of Applied Chemistry, Tokyo, JAPAN.

R3.10
CHARACTERIZATION OF PROTON CONDUCTING ANTIMONIC ACIDS WITH AMORPHOUS, CUBIC, AND MONOCLINIC STRUCTURE, Yoshio Sakka, Nat Research Inst for Metals, Chemical Processing Div, Ibaraki, JAPAN.

R3.11
MECHANOCHEMICAL PREPARATION OF CERAMIC METAL OXIDE ELECTROLYTES WITH ENHANCED CONDUCTIVITY, Raika Vitlov-Audino, Frank J. Lincoln, Univ of Western Australia, Dept of RCAMMP, Nedlands NW, AUSTRALIA.

R3.12
STRUCTURAL STUDIES OF TWO-LAYER AURIVILLIUS PHASES, S. M. Fray, M. McCreedy, M. J. Falconer, P Lightfoot, Univ of St. Andrews, School of Chemistry, Fife, UNITED KINGDOM.

R3.13
ELECTRICAL CONDUCTIVITY AND NONSTOICHIOMETRY IN Pr tex2html_wrap_inline968 Ce tex2html_wrap_inline970 O tex2html_wrap_inline972 , Ofer Porat, Harry L. Tuller, M. Shelef, MIT, Dept of MS&E, Cambridge, MA; E. M. Logothetis, Ford Motor Co, Ford Research Labs, Dearborn, MI.

R3.14
ELECTRICAL CONDUCTIVITY AND STRUCTURE OF NANOCRYSTALLINE tex2html_wrap_inline974 THIN FILMS, Igor Kosacki, Harlan U. Anderson, Univ of Missouri-Rolla, Dept of Ceramic Engr, Rolla, MO.

R3.15
SYNTHESIS AND ENERGETICS OF STABILIZED ZIRCONIA, Irina E. Molodetsky, Princeton Univ, Dept of Geol & Geop Sci & PMI, Princeton, NJ; Alexandra Navrotsky, Princeton Univ, Dept of Geological & Geophys Sci, Princeton, NJ; Manoucher Lajavardi, Arizona State Univ, Dept of Chemistry & Biochem, Tempe, AZ.

R3.16
DEFECTS AND ION TRANSPORT PROPERTIES IN SOLID OXIDE FUEL CELLS, P. E. Ngoepe, P. J. Chaba, H. M. Sithole, Univ of the North, Dept of Physics, Sovenga, SOUTH AFRICA.

R3.17
SYNTHESIS OF TERBIA DOPED YTTRIA STABILIZED ZIRCONIA THIN FILMS BY USING THE ELECTROSTATIC SPRAY DEPOSITION (ESD) TECHNIQUE, Nils Stelzer, Joop Schoonman, Delft Univ of Technology, Applied Inorganic Chemistry Lab, Delft, NETHERLANDS.

R3.18
REITVELD X-RAY POWDER DIFFRACTION ANALYSIS OF THE tex2html_wrap_inline976 STRUCTURE, Kevin W. Eberman, MIT, Dept of MS&E, Cambridge, MA; Per Onnerud, Quantum Energy Technologies, Cambridge, MA; Tae-Hwan Yu, Harry L. Tuller, Bernhardt J. Wuensch, MIT, Dept of MS&E, Cambridge, MA.

R3.19
PREPARATION AND ELECTROCHEMICAL PROPERTIES OF NEW MIXED CONDUCTING OXIDES BASED ON tex2html_wrap_inline978 , R. Mukundan, Peter K. Davies, W. L. Worrell, Univ of Pennsylvania, Dept of MS&E, Philadelphia, PA.

R3.20
DEFECT STRUCTURE OF THE MIXED-CONDUCTING Sr-Fe-Co-O SYSTEM, Uthamalingam Balachandran, Beihai Ma, Chu-Chun Chao, J.-H. Park, Argonne National Laboratory, Energy Tech Div, Argonne, IL.

R3.21
PHASE STABILITY AND PROPERTIES OF SUPERIONIC PbSnF tex2html_wrap_inline980 AS A FUNCTION OF THE METHOD OF PREPARATION, Juanita M. Parris, Georges Y. Denes, M. Cecilia Madamba, Concordia Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Montreal , CANADA.

R3.22
ANALYSIS OF THE TEMPERATURE VARIATION OF ULTRASONIC ATTENUATION DATA TO DETERMINE THE DEFECT FORMATION ENERGY IN CADMIUM FLUORIDE, T. S. Aurora, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy & Science, Dept of Physics, Philadelphia, PA; M. O. Manasreh, USAF Phillips Laboratory, PL/VTRP, Kirtland AFB, NM; D. O. Pederson, Univ of Arkansas, Dept of Physics, Fayetteville, AR.

R3.23
V tex2html_wrap_inline916 O tex2html_wrap_inline964 AND tex2html_wrap_inline986 -Cu tex2html_wrap_inline988 V tex2html_wrap_inline916 O tex2html_wrap_inline964 THIN FILMS GROWN BY MOCVD, Alain Gleizes, ENS Chimie Toulouse, Cristallo-React et Protct des Mater, Toulouse, FRANCE; Jean-Marc Bufforn, Christian Salzman, Francois Senocq, ENS Chimie Toulouse, Cristallochimie, Toulose, FRANCE.

R3.24
A COMPARATIVE STUDY OF LITHIUM AND SODIUM INSERTION IN TWO BLOCK STRUCTURE TYPE PHASES, tex2html_wrap_inline994 AND tex2html_wrap_inline996 , Antonio F. Fuentes, Azael Martinez de la Cruz, Leticia M. Torres-Martinez, Univ Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, Facultad de Ciencias Quimicas, Nuevo Leon, MEXICO.

R3.25
KINETICS OF ELECTROCHROMIC EFFECT IN AMORPHOUS TUNGSTEN TRIOXIDE FILMS, Alexander Belyaev, Inst for Semiconductor Physics, Kiev, UKRAINE; Helen Shushakova, Plastics Coloride Co, Missisauga, CANADA; Igor Konovalov, Toronto, CANADA; Vladimir Nechitajlo, Inst of Physics, Dept of Physical Electronics, Kiev, UKRAINE.

R3.26
SYNTHESIS OF NEW ALKALI-METAL INTERCALATED LAYERED SILICATE COMPOUNDS AND THEIR MAGNETIC PROPERTIES, Noboru Wada, Hideaki Okui, Toyo Univ, Dept of Mechanical Engr, Saitama, JAPAN.

R3.27
SYNTHESIS AND PROPERTIES OF Se-CARBON INTERCALATION COMPOUNDS, Leonid Grigorian, Shaoli Fang, G. Sumanasekera, A. M. Rao, P. C. Eklund, Univ of Kentucky, Dept of Physics & Astronomy, Lexington, KY; G. D. Mahan, Univ of Tennessee, Dept of Physics, Knoxville, TN; L. Schrader, Univ of Kentucky, Dept of Physics & Astronomy, Lexington, KY.

R3.28
TOPOTACTIC MANIPULATION OF NONMOLECULAR COMPOUNDS: MULTIVALENT-CATION-EXCHANGE ROUTES TO NEW LAYERED MIXED-METAL OXIDES, John B. Wiley, Brian L. Cushing, Univ of New Orleans, Dept of Chemistry, New Orleans, LA; Alexander U. Falster, William B. Simmons, Univ of New Orleans, Dept of Geology & Geophysics, New Orleans, LA.

R3.29
VIBRATIONAL SPECTROSCOPY AND ELECTROCHEMICAL PROPERTIES OF LITHIATED SPINEL FERRITES, Aline Rougier, Oakland Univ, Phys & Phys Chem, Warren, MI; G. A. Nazri, GM NAO R&D Center, Dept of Phys & Phys Chem, Warren, MI.

R3.30
SYNTHESIS, STRUCTURE AND LATTICE DYNAMICS OF LITHIATED MANGANESE SPINEL, LiMn tex2html_wrap_inline918 , Christian Julien, Univ Pierre et Marie Curie, Lab de Physique des Solides, Paris, FRANCE; Aline Rougier, Oakland Univ, Phys & Phys Chem, Warren, MI; G. A. Nazri, GM NAO R&D Center, Dept of Phys & Phys Chem, Warren, MI.

R3.31
HYDROTHERMAL SYNTHESES AND CHARACTERIZATION OF NOVEL MANGANESE OXIDES AS CATHODE MATERIALS , Rongji Chen, SUNY-Binghamton, Dept of Chemistry, Binghamton, NY; Peter Zavalij, SUNY-Binghamton, Dept of Chem & Matls Research, Binghamton, NY; M. Stanley Whittingham, SUNY-Binghamton, Dept of Chemistry , Binghamton, NY.

R3.32
ELECTRICAL PROPERTIES AND MICROSTRUCTURE OF Y tex2html_wrap_inline1000 DOPED CeO tex2html_wrap_inline916 THIN FILMS ON VARIOUS SUBSTRATES, Chunyan Tian , Columbia Univ, Dept of CE&MS, New York, NY; Siu-Wai Chan, Columbia Univ, Dept of Materials Science, New York, NY.

SESSION R4: POSTER SESSION: SYNTHESIS AND REACTIVITY
Chair: Hans-Conrad zur Loye
Monday Evening, December 2, 1996
8:00 P.M.
America Ballroom (W)
R4.1
ON THE STRUCTURES OF tex2html_wrap_inline1004 AND tex2html_wrap_inline1006 , E. M. McCarron, R. L. Harlow, DuPont, Central Research & Development, Wilmington, DE; Chan Suto, DuPont, Dept of Solid State Chemistry, Wilmington, DE; Yvonne Yuen, DuPont, Central Research & Development, Wilmington, DE.

R4.2
HYDROTHERMAL SYNTHESIS AND CRYSTAL STRUCTURE OF MOLYBDENUM OXIDES INTERCALATED WITH METHYL SUBSTITUTED AMMONIUM CATIONS, Peter Zavalij, SUNY-Binghamton, Dept of Chem & Matls Research, Binghamton, NY; M. Stanley Whittingham, SUNY-Binghamton, Dept of Chemistry , Binghamton, NY.

R4.3
PREPARATION, STRUCTURAL STUDY, CHARACTERIZATION AND APPLICATION OF NOVEL IRON VANADIUM OXIDE COMPOUND, Peter Zavalij, SUNY-Binghamton, Dept of Chem & Matls Research, Binghamton, NY; M. Stanley Whittingham, SUNY-Binghamton, Dept of Chemistry , Binghamton, NY; Fan Zhang, SUNY-Binghamton, Dept of Chemistry, Binghamton, NY.

R4.4
HYDROTHERMAL SYNTHESIS OF VANADIUM OXIDES, Thomas Chirayil, SUNY-Binghamton, Dept of Chem & Matls Research, Binghamton, NY; M. Stanley Whittingham, SUNY-Binghamton, Dept of Chemistry , Binghamton, NY.

R4.5
SINGLE CRYSTAL GROWTH AT LOW TEMPERATURES: SOLVOTHERMAL SYSNTHESIS OF NOVEL TELLURIUM COMPOUNDS, Jing Li, Rutgers Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Camden, NJ.

R4.6
SOFT-CHEMISTRY ROUTE TO MESOSTRUCTURED TRANSITION METAL OXIDES: SYNTHESIS AND CHARACTERIZATION OF NEW TAILOR-MADE MATERIALS, Michael Froeba, Univ Hamburg, Dept of Inorganic & Applied Chemistry, Hamburg, GERMANY; Olaf Muth, Armin Reller, Univ Hamburg, Inst of Inorganic & Applied Chemistry, Hamburg, GERMANY.

R4.7
NOVEL METAL (IV) DIPHOSPHONATES, Mary C. Wintersgill, Joseph F. Lomax, U.S. Naval Academy, Dept of Chemistry, Annapolis, MD; John J. Fontanella, U.S. Naval Academy, Dept of Physics, Annapolis, MD; Frederick M. Moore, Robert F. Fumanti, Debra K. Dillner, U.S. Naval Academy, Dept of Chemistry, Annapolis, MD.

R4.8
MECHANICALLY INDUCED REDOX REACTION BETWEEN Al AND tex2html_wrap_inline1008 , Tetsuhiko Isobe, Toshimichi Kamei, Mamoru Senna, Keio Univ, Dept of Applied Chemistry, Yokohama, JAPAN; Takeshi Shinohara, Fumihiko Wagatsuma, Kenji Sumiyama, Kenji Suzuki, Tohoku Univ, Inst for Materials Research, Sendai, JAPAN.

R4.9
REACTIVITY OF CHRYSOTILE ASBESTOS IN ACIDS: MECHANISM OF TRANSFORMATION TO SILICON DIOXIDE HEMIHYDRATE UPON LEACHING OF MAGNESIUM, Anne M.I. Vaillancourt, Georges Y. Denes, Raymond Le Van Mao, Concordia Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Montreal, CANADA.

R4.11
NEW LOW TEMPERATURE PHASES OF TUNGSTEN OXYNITRIDES STABLIZED BY DOPING Fe, Co, and Ni, Feng Chen, Jennifer Aitken, Sukesh Parasher, Rider Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Lawrenceville, USA.

R4.12
SYNTHESIS OF A NEW TERNARY TRANSITION METAL NITRIDE BY THE AMMONOLYSIS OF A CHELATED PRECURSOR, Kenneth S. Weil, Prashant N. Kumta, Carnegie Mellon Univ, Dept of MS&E, Pittsburgh, PA.

R4.13
THE SYNTHESIS OF A SERIES OF TERNARY TUNGSTEN NITRIDE COMPOUNDS BY THE AMMONOLYSIS OF CHELATED PRECURSORS, Kenneth S. Weil, Prashant N. Kumta, Carnegie Mellon Univ, Dept of MS&E, Pittsburgh, PA.

SESSION R5: SYNTHESIS AND REACTIVITY
Chairs: David C. Johnson and Mercouri G. Kanatzidis
Tuesday Morning, December 3, 1996
Essex South (W)
9:00 AM *R5.1
LOW TEMPERATURE SYNTHESIS OF OXIDES, Philippe Barboux, Ecole Polytechnique , Laboratoire Physique de la Matiere Condensee, Palaiseau Cedex, FRANCE; Isabelle Maurin, Ecole Polytechnique , Physique de la Matiere Condensee, Palaiseau, FRANCE; Jean-Pierre Boilot, Ecole Polytechnique , Laboratoire Physique de la Matiere Condensee, Palaiseau, FRANCE.

9:30 AM R5.2
EARLY TRANSITION METAL OXIDES AND A PINCH OF SALT: NEW SYNTHETIC ROUTES TO TITANATES AND NIOBATES , Margret J. Geselbracht, Russell J. Scarola, Dale Ingram, Caryn Green, John H. Caldwell, Reed College, Dept of Chemistry, Portland, OR.

9:45 AM BREAK

10:15 AM *R5.3
NOVEL SYNTHESES, REACTIVITY AND FUNCTIONALITY OF GRADED PEROVSKITE-RELATED METAL OXIDES, Armin Reller, Univ Hamburg, Inst of Inorganic & Applied Chemistry, Hamburg, GERMANY.

10:45 AM *R5.4
HIGH PRESSURE SYNTHESIS OF SOLID STATE MATERIALS, Paul F. McMillan, Arizona State Univ, Dept of Chemistry & Biochem, Tempe, AZ.

11:15 AM R5.5
ALKALI METALS INSERTION IN W tex2html_wrap_inline1010 , Azael Martinez de la Cruz, Leticia M. Torres-Martinez, Univ Autonoma de Nuevo Leon, Facultad de Ciencias Quimicas, Nuevo Leon, MEXICO; Flaviano Garcia Alvarado, Univ San Pablo, Dept de Quimica Inorganica y Materiales, Madrid, SPAIN; Emilio Moran Miguelez, Miguel Angel Alario Franco, Univ Complutense de Madrid, Dept de Quimica Inorganica, Madrid, SPAIN.

11:30 AM R5.6
COPPER INTERCALATION AND INCLUSION OF ORGANIC MOLECULES IN MESOPOROUS MOLYBDENUM DISULFIDE, Wolfgang Tremel, Astrid Leist, Christian Reisner, Wolfgang E. Finckh, Univ Mainz, Dept of Inorganic Chemistry, Mainz, GERMANY.

11:45 AM R5.7
DESIGN PRINCIPLES IN THE CONSTRUCTION OF METAL-ORGANIC POROUS SOLIDS, Omar M. Yaghi, Hailian Li, Charles Davis, Arizona State Univ, Dept of Chemistry & Biochem, Tempe, AZ.

SESSION R6: HYDROTHERMAL SYNTHESIS
Chairs: Kenneth R. Poeppelmeier and Charles C. Torardi
Tuesday Afternoon, December 3, 1996
Essex South (W)
1:30 PM *R6.1
HYDROTHERMAL TITRATION AND REAL TIME DIFFRACTION: A ROUTE TO NOVEL OPEN FRAMEWORKS AND THE MEANS TO TARGET THEM, John B. Parise, SUNY-Stony Brook, Dept of EES, Stony Brook, NY.

2:00 PM R6.2
HYDROTHERMAL SYNTHESIS OF NOVEL VANADIUM OXIDES, M. Stanley Whittingham, SUNY-Binghamton, Dept of Chemistry , Binghamton, NY; Peter Y. Zavalij, SUNY-Binghamton, Materials Research Center, Binghamton, NY; Thomas Chirayil, SUNY-Binghamton, Dept of Chem & Matls Research, Binghamton, NY; Rongji Chen, SUNY-Binghamton, Dept of Chemistry, Binghamton, NY.

2:15 PM R6.3
THE SYNTHESIS OF TRANSITION METAL SULFIDE AND SULFO-SALT CRYSTALS IN HYDROTHERMAL BRINES, Joseph W. Kolis, Michael Korzenski, Clemson Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Clemson, SC.

2:30 PM R6.4
CHIRAL METAL COMPLEXES AS TEMPLATES FOR THE SYNTHESIS OF ALUMINOPHOSPHATE AND GALLOPHOSPHATE MATERIALS, Angus P. Wilkinson, Georgia Inst of Technology, School of Chemistry & Biochemistry, Atlanta, GA; D. A. Bruce, Clemson Univ, Dept of Chemical Engr, Clemson, SC; Mary J. Gray, Sloane M. Stalder, Georgia Inst of Technology, School of Chemistry & Biochem, Atlanta, GA; Mark G. White, Georgia Inst of Technology, School of Chemical Engr, Atlanta, GA.

2:45 PM BREAK

SESSION R7: OPTICAL PROPERTIES
Chairs: Kenneth R. Poeppelmeier and Charles C. Torardi
Tuesday Afternoon, December 3, 1996
Essex South (W)
3:15 PM *R7.1
MATERIALS AND TECNIQUES FOR SCALING LASERS TO HIGH POWER, Stephen A. Payne, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, CA.

3:45 PM *R7.2
Eu LUMINESCENCE:NEW FINDINGS, Douglas A. Keszler, Oregon State Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Corvallis, OR.

4:15 PM R7.3
OPTICAL PROPERTIES OF HALIDE-MODIFIED ZINC TELLURITE GLASSES, David L. Sidebottom, Univ of New Mexico, Dept of Chem & Nucl Engr, Albuquerque, NM; James J. Hudgens, Texas Instruments, Inc, Plano, TX; Richard K. Brow, Barret G. Potter, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM; Michael A Hruschka, Univ of New Mexico, Dept of Chem & Nuc Engr, Albuquerque, NM.

4:30 PM R7.4
SELF-ASSEMBLY OF INORGANIC/ORGANIC MULTILAYER THIN FILMS, Grace A. Neff, Michael A. Ansell, Elizabeth Cogan, Catherine J. Page, Univ of Oregon, Dept of Chemistry, Eugene, OR.

4:45 PM R7.5
THE EFFECTS OF DOMAIN STRUCTURE ON THE NONLINEAR OPTICAL PROPERTIES OF POTASSIUM NIOBATE THIN FILMS, Michael J. Nystrom, Bruce W. Wessels, Northwestern Univ, Dept of MS&E, Evanson, IL.

SESSION R8: POSTER SESSION: MATERIALS SYNTHESIS
Chair: Catherine J. Page
Tuesday Evening, December 3, 1996
8:00 P.M.
America Ballroom (W)
R8.1
HIGH-PRESSURE, HIGH-TEMPERATURE SYNTHESIS OF BORON OXYCARBIDE, Hubert Hervet, College de France, Lab de Physique de la Materie Condensee, Paris, FRANCE; Laurence A.J. Garvie, Peter R. Buseck, Arizona State Univ, Dept of Geology & Chem/Biochem, Tempe, AZ; William T. Petuskey, Paul F. McMillan, Arizona State Univ, Dept of Chemistry & Biochem, Tempe, AZ.

R8.2
NOVEL SOLID STATE FLUORINE CHEMISTRY UNDER PRESSURE, Deborah Ann Polvani, John V. Badding, Pennsylvania State Univ, Dept of Chemistry, University Park, PA.

R8.3
HIGH-PRESSURE SYNTHESIS OF sp tex2html_wrap_inline1012 -BONDED CARBON NITRIDE AND OTHER COVALENTLY BONDED NETWORKS, John V Badding, Pennsylvania State Univ, University Park, PA; David C. Nesting, Pennsylvania State Univ, Dept of Chemistry, University Park, PA.

R8.4
SYNTHESIS OF ALKALI METAL-TRANSITION METAL INTERMETALLIC COMPOUNDS AT HIGH PRESSURE, Laura J. Parker, John V. Badding, Kirsten L. Hickey, Toshiyuki Atou, Pennsylvania State Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Universtiy Park, PA.

R8.5
SYNTHESIS OF NOVEL POLYMERS AT HIGH PRESSURE, Chad Christophe Trout, David C Nesting, Pennsylvania State Univ, University Park, PA; Evan D. Miller, Pennsylvania State Univ, University Park, PA; John V Badding, Pennsylvania State Univ, University Park, PA.

R8.6
QUENCHABLE TRANSPARENT PHASE OF CARBON, Evan D. Miller, David C. Nesting, John V. Badding, Pennsylvania State Univ, Dept of Chemistry, University Park, PA.

R8.7
CRYSTAL GROWTH OF Ca-Li-Nb-Ga GARNETS FROM MELT, Valery Chani, Tohoku Univ, Institute for Materials Research, Sendai, JAPAN; Young Moon Yu, Korea Res Inst of Chem Tech, Taejon, KOREA; Kyoshi Shimamura, Yasushi Saiki, Tsuguo Fukuda, Tohoku Univ, Inst for Materials Research, Sendai, JAPAN.

R8.8
CRYSTALLOGRAPHIC INVESTIGATION OF CERAMIC MAGNETS IN THE tex2html_wrap_inline1014 SYSTEM, Winnie Wong-Ng, Terrell Vanderah, NIST, Ceramics Div, Gaithersburg, MD; R. S. Roth, NIST, MS&E Lab, Gaithersburg, MD.

R8.9
NEW ONE-DIMENSIONAL COMMENSURATE AND INCOMMENSURATE STRUCTURAL FORMS OF Sr-Co OXIDE, Roy Christoffersen, Allan J. Jacobson, Steven L. Hegwood, Lumei Liu, Univ of Houston, Dept of Chemistry, Houston, TX.

R8.10
THE SYSTEM Li tex2html_wrap_inline1016 - CuO, Maria Castellanos, UNAM, Facultad de Quimica, Mexico DF, MEXICO; I. M. Sonia Trujillo, UNAM, Dept de Q. Analitica, Mexico, MEXICO; A. R. West, Univ of Aberdeen, Dept of Chemistry, Aberdeen, UNITED KINGDOM.

R8.11
STRUCTURE AND PROPERTIES IN VARIOUS OXIDIC MATERIALS, Isidoro Rasines, J. A. Alonso, CSIC, Inst de Ciencia de Materiales, Madrid, SPAIN; L. Bucio, UNAM, Dept de Estado Solido, Mexico DF, MEXICO; M. T. Casais, C. Cascales, E. Guttierez-Puebla, M. J. Martinez-Lope, M. A. Monge, C. Ruiz Valero, CSIC, Inst de Ciencia de Materiales, Madrid, SPAIN; J. A. Campa, Univ Complutense de Madrid, Facultad de Ciencias Geologicas, Madrid, SPAIN.

R8.12
INFLUENCE OF HYDROGEN INCORPORATION AND OXYGEN REMOVAL ON SUPERCONDUCTING tex2html_wrap_inline1018 , Toshiya Hirata, Nat Research Inst for Metals, Ibaraki, JAPAN.

R8.13
SYNTHESIS OF GaSr tex2html_wrap_inline1020 (n = 2-5) PREPARED BY SOLID-STATE REACTION METHOD, Elizabeth Chavira, UNAM, IIM, Mexico, MEXICO; E. Aguila, UNAM, Inst de Inves en Matls, Mexico, MEXICO; L. Banos, O. Navarro, UNAM, Inst de Invest en Matls, Mexico, MEXICO.

R8.14
PHYSICAL AND CHEMICAL CHARACTERIZATION OF THE Bi tex2html_wrap_inline916 Sr tex2html_wrap_inline1024 CaCu tex2html_wrap_inline916 O tex2html_wrap_inline1030 (y1.5) PHASE AT HIGH TEMPERATURES, Zhigang Zhou, Ford Motor Co, Dept of Physics, Dearborn, MI; R. E. Soltis, Ford Motor Co, Ford Research Lab, Dearborn, MI; E. M. Logothetis, Ford Motor Co, Ford Research Labs, Dearborn, MI.

R8.15
CONTROLLING DEFECTS IN DOUBLE-LAYER CUPRATES BY CHEMICAL MODIFICATIONS, Paul A. Salvador, Thomas O. Mason, Northwestern Univ, Dept of Materials Science, Evanston, IL; K. B. Greenwood, Northwestern Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Evanston, IL; Bogdan M. Dabrowski, Northern Illinois Univ, Dept of Physics, DeKalb, IL; Kenji Otzschi, Kenneth R. Poeppelmeier, Northwestern Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Evanston, IL.

R8.16
DOPING STUDIES OF POTENTIALLY SUPERCONDUCTING QUADRUPLE COPPER PEROVSKITES, C. J. Milne, P Lightfoot, Univ of St. Andrews, School of Chemistry, Fife, UNITED KINGDOM.

R8.17
SYNTHESIS AND STRUCTURE OF tex2html_wrap_inline1032 AND tex2html_wrap_inline1034 NEW DISTORTED VARIANTS OF THE SILLEN X1 STRUCTURE, P Lightfoot, S. M. Fray, C. J. Milne, Univ of St. Andrews, School of Chemistry, Fife, UNITED KINGDOM.

R8.18
POLYHEDRAL DISTORTIONS IN RARE EARTH ORTHOVANADATES, Ramesh Sivarajan, Bar-Ilan Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Ramat-Gan, ISRAEL; Manjanath S. Hegde, Indian Inst of Science, Solid State & Structural Chemistry Unit, Bangalore, INDIA; Anil Kumar, Kumar Pichumani, Indian Inst of Science, Dept of Physics, Bangalore, INDIA.

R8.19
COMPLEX ACTINIDE AND RARE EARTH POLYSELENOPHOSPHATES, Konstantinos Chondroudis, Mercouri G. Kanatzidis, Michigan State Univ, Dept of Chemistry, East Landing, MI.

R8.20
SYNTHESIS OF tex2html_wrap_inline1036 : A NEW LAYERED MIXED-VALENT METALLIC CHALCOGENIDE, Konstantinos Chondroudis, Michigan State Univ, Dept of Chemistry, East Landing, MI; Jon Schindler, Carl R. Kannewurf, Northwestern Univ, Dept of EE&CS, Evanston, IL; Mercouri G. Kanatzidis, Michigan State Univ, Dept of Chemistry, East Lansing, MI.

R8.21
STRUCTURAL EVOLUTIONS IN THE tex2html_wrap_inline1038 SERIES, Louis J. Tranchitella, Bai-Hao Chen, James C. Fettinger, Bryan W. Eichhorn, Univ of Maryland, Dept of Chemistry & Biochem, College Park, MD.

R8.22
SYNTHESIS AND STRUCTURE OF NOVEL TERNARY MANGANESE TELLURIDES; NaMnTe tex2html_wrap_inline916 , Na tex2html_wrap_inline1042 , AND Na tex2html_wrap_inline1044 , Chwanchin Wang, Timothy Hughbanks, Texas A&M Univ, Dept of Chemistry, College Station, TX.

R8.23
CRYSTAL GROWTH AND PROPERTIES OF TERNARY NITRIDES, Glen R. Kowach, Francis J. DiSalvo, Cornell Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Ithaca, NY.

R8.24
THERMOCHEMISTRY OF TERNARY METAL NITRIDES, James M. McHale, Princeton Univ, Dept of Geological and Geophysical Sciences, Princeton, NJ; Alexandra Navrotsky, Princeton Univ, Dept of Geological & Geophys Sci, Princeton, NJ; Glen R. Kowach, Francis J. DiSalvo, Cornell Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Ithaca, NY.

R8.25
THE tex2html_wrap_inline1046 STRUCTURE: AN ELECTRON PHASE RELATED TO tex2html_wrap_inline1048 -BRASS, Douglas J. Swenson, Michigan Technological Univ, Dept of Metallurgical & Matls Engr, Houghton, MI.

R8.26
ON THE PREPARATION AND CRYSTAL STRUCTURE OF A NEW FORM OF tex2html_wrap_inline1050 , Bruno Morosin, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM; Douglas J. Swenson, Michigan Technological Univ, Dept of Metallurgical & Matls Engr, Houghton, MI.

R8.27
STABILIZATION OF IONIC TIN(II) IN A CHLORIDE FLUORIDE MATRIX: THE UNEXPECTED Ba tex2html_wrap_inline1052 SOLID SOLUTION CRYSTALLIZING IN THE BaCIF STRUCTURE, Georges Y. Denes, Concordia Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Montreal, CANADA; Julie Bratigny, David LeRoux, Concordia Univ, Dept of Chemistry & Biochem, Montreal, CANADA; Abdualhafeed Muntasar, Concordia Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Montreal, CANADA.

R8.28
THE PRESSURE-TEMPERATURE PHASE DIAGRAM OF CARBON NITRIDE SOLIDS, Andrew J. Stevens, Charles M. Lieber, Harvard Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Cambridge, MA; Michael J. Aziz, Harvard Univ, Engr & Applied Science Div, Cambridge, MA; Carl B. Agee, Taka Koga, Harvard Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Cambridge, MA.

SESSION R9: POSTER SESSION: OPTICAL PROPERTIES
Chair: Douglas A. Keszler
Tuesday Evening, December 3, 1996
8:00 P.M.
America Ballroom (W)
R9.1
NEW NONLINEAR OPTICAL CRYSTALS OF KTP FAMILY, Valery Chani, Tohoku Univ, Institute for Materials Research, Sendai, JAPAN; Kyoshi Shimamura, Tsuguo Fukuda, Shinji Endo, Tohoku Univ, Inst for Materials Research, Sendai, JAPAN.

R9.2
SYNTHESIS AND CHARACTERIZATION OF tex2html_wrap_inline1054 CRYSTALLINE SCINTILLATORS, George B. Loutts, Norfolk State Univ, Center for Materials Research, Norfolk, VA; Alexander I. Zagumennyi, Yurii D. Zavartsev, Sergei V. Lavrishchev, Pavel A. Studenikin, General Physics Inst, Moscow, RUSSIA.

R9.3
OPTICAL SECOND HARMONIC GENERATION IN TRANSPARENT TELLURITE GLASS-CERAMICS CONTAINING tex2html_wrap_inline1056 , Katsuhisa Tanaka, Kyoto University, Material Chemistry Div, Kyoto, JAPAN; Hisako Kuroda, Kazuyuki Hirao, Naohiro Soga, Kyoto University, Matls Chemistry Div, Kyoto, JAPAN.

R9.4
APPLICATION OF PHOTOSTIMULABLE PHOSPHOR, IMAGING PLATE: BaFBr:Eu tex2html_wrap_inline1058 , TO IMAGE STRORING FOR UV - VUV RADIATIONS, Masahito Katto, Shunshiro Ohnishi, Yutaka Kurioka, Kinki Univ, Dept of Electrical Engr, Osaka, JAPAN; Yasuo Takigawa, Osaka Electro-Communication Univ, Solid State Electronics, Osaka, JAPAN; Kou Kurosawa, Miyazaki Univ, Dept of Electrical Engr, Miyazaki, JAPAN.

R9.5
SYNTHESIS AND CHARACTERIZATION OF INORGANIC PHOTOCHROMIC MATERIALS USING SYNCHROTRON RADIATION FLUORESCENCE MICROPROBE TECHNIQUES, Dale L Perry, Albert C. Thompson, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA.

SESSION R10: POSTER SESSION: THEORY
Chair: Benjamin P. Burton
Tuesday Evening, December 3, 1996
8:00 P.M.
America Ballroom (W)
R10.1
POLARIZATION OF A SEMIINFINITE POLAR CRYSTAL, Sergey A. Prosandeyev, Alexander E. Maslennikov, Rostov State Univ, Dept of Physics, Rostov on Don, RUSSIA.

R10.2
ATOMIC-SCALE SIMULATIONS OF STRUCTURAL PROPERTIES OF CERAMICS, John W. Mintmire, Naval Research Laboratory, Chemistry Div, Washington, DC; Frederick H. Streitz, Auburn Univ, Dept of Physics, Auburn, AL.

R10.3
PSEUDOPOTENTIALS FOR INTERNALLY CORRELATED SYSTEMS: CONSISTENT APPROACH, Boris P. Zapol, Univ of Latvia, Inst of Chemical Physics, Riga, LATVIA.

R10.4
CATION VACANCY OCCUPATION IN tex2html_wrap_inline1048 -ALUMINA, Frederick H. Streitz, Auburn Univ, Dept of Physics, Auburn, AL; John W. Mintmire, Naval Research Laboratory, Dept of Theoretical Chemistry, Washington, DC.

R10.5
THE STUDY OF ELECTRONIC AND OPTICAL PROPETIES OF TRANSITION METAL SULPHIDES, H. M. Sithole, P. E. Ngoepe, Univ of the North, Dept of Physics, Sovenga, SOUTH AFRICA.

R10.6
INTERSTITIAL HYDRIDES IN A15 COMPOUNDS: THEORETICAL INVESTIGATIONS OF SITE SELECTIVITY AND EFFECTS ON SUPERCONDUCTIVITY, Gordon J. Miller, Iowa State Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Ames, IA.

R10.7
A THEORETICAL AND EXPERIMENTAL STUDY OF THE CHEMICAL BONDING IN tex2html_wrap_inline1062 , A. Continenza, Univ di L'Aquila, Dept of Physics, L'Aquila, ITALY; T.M. dePascale, Univ di Cagliari, INFM-Physcis, Cagliari, ITALY; Franco Meloni, Univ di Cagliari, Dept di Scienze Fisiche, Cagliari, ITALY; M. Serra, Univ di Cagliari, Dept of Physics, Cagliari, ITALY; A. Shaukat, Punjab Univ, Dept of Physics, Lahore, PAKISTAN; H. Burzlaff, Univ Erlangen-Nurnberg, Inst Phys , Erlangen, GERMANY.

R10.8
THE STABILITY OF THE CHEMICAL BONDS IN SPINELS: A CHAOTIC SIMULATION, A. Varone, G. Santoboni, G. Pegna, Univ di Cagliari, Dept of Physics, Cagliari, ITALY; Franco Meloni, Univ di Cagliari, Dept di Scienze Fisiche, Cagliari, ITALY.

R10.9
LATTICE DYNAMICAL PREDICTION OF THE ELASTIC CONSTANTS OF DIAMOND, Robert R. Reeber, North Carolina State Univ, Dept of MS&E, Raleigh, NC.

R10.10
HYDROGEN VIBRATION IN CUBIC DIHYDRIDES tex2html_wrap_inline1064 (M = Ti, Zr), AND LOCALIZATION IN CUBIC LAVES PHASES tex2html_wrap_inline1068 (M = V, Cr, Fe, Co), Christian Elsasser, Max-Planck-Inst, Inst Werkstoffwissenschaft, D-70174 Stuttgart, GERMANY; Stefan Schweizer, Max-Planck-Inst, Inst Physik, Stuttgart, GERMANY; Manfred Faehnle, Max-Planck-Inst, Inst Physik, Stuttgart, GERMANY.

R10.11
PERCOLATION EFFECTS IN IMPURITY SUBSYSTEM OF SOLID SOLUTION, Elena Rogacheva, State Technical Univ, Dept of Technical Physics, Khavkov, UKRAINE.

R10.12
DESCRIPTION OF SOLID SOLUTIONS PROPERTIES BY CLUSTER COMPONENTS METHOD, Elena Rogacheva, State Technical Univ, Dept of Technical Physics, Khavkov, UKRAINE; Galina Gorne, State Technical Univ, Dept of Physics, Kharkov, UKRAINE.

R10.13
MODELING OF THE STRUCTURES OF MATERIALS THAT CONTAIN AN ATOM WITH A STEREOACTIVE NON-BONDED ELECTRON PAIR, David Feder, Georges Y. Denes, Concordia Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Montreal, CANADA.

SESSION R11: THEORY AND ELECTRONIC STRUCTURE
Chairs: Paul F. McMillan and Dwight D. Viehland
Wednesday Morning, December 4, 1996
Essex South (W)
8:30 AM *R11.1
FIRST-PRINCIPLES STUDIES OF OXIDE FERROELECTRICS, Ronald E. Cohen, Carnegie Inst of Washington, Washington, DC.

9:00 AM *R11.2
THE STABILITY OF OXIDATION STATES, Jeremy Burdett, James Franck, Univ of Chicago, Dept of Chemistry, Chicago, IL.

9:30 AM R11.3
MECHANISMS OF SHEAR-INDUCED SOLID-STATE REACTIONS, John J. Gilman, Univ of California-Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA.

9:45 AM BREAK

10:15 AM *R11.4
A PRIORI PREDICTION OF CRYSTAL STRUCTURE, I. David Brown, McMaster Univ, Brockhouse Inst for Materials Research, Hamilton, CANADA.

10:45 AM R11.5
FIRST PRINCIPLES COMPUTER SIMULATION OF THE DEFECT CHEMISTRY OF RUTILE tex2html_wrap_inline1072 , Ian Dawson, Paul D. Bristowe, J. A. White, M. C. Payne, Cambridge Univ, Dept of Matls Science & Metallurgy, Cambridge, UNITED KINGDOM.

11:00 AM R11.6
EFFECT OF CHEMISTRY AND STRUCTURE ON VOLTAGE OF Li INTERCALATION OXIDES, Mehmet K Aydinol, MIT, Dept of MS&E, Cambridge, MA; Gerbrand Ceder, MIT, Materials Science and Engineer,; Adrian F Kohan, MIT, Dept of MS&E.

11:15 AM *R11.7
PHYSICAL PROPERTIES OF THE NiS tex2html_wrap_inline1074 Se tex2html_wrap_inline988 SYSTEM: FROM MOTT INSULATOR TO PARAMAGNETIC METAL, J. M. Honig, Purdue Univ, Dept of Chemistry, West Lafayette, IN; S. N. Ehrlich, Brookhaven National Laboratory, NSLS, Upton, NY; Tim Hogan, Carl R. Kannewurf, Northwestern Univ, Dept of EE&CS, Evanston, IL; Gerald L Liedl, Purdue Univ, School of Materials Engr, West Lafayette, IN; T. F. Rosenbaum, Univ of Chicago, James Franck Inst, Chicago, IL; J. Spalek, Jagiellonian Univ, Inst of Physics, Krakow, POLAND; P. Somasundaram, Purdue Univ, Dept of Chemistry, West Lafayette, IN; X. Yao, Univ of Illinois-Urbana, Beckman Inst, Urbana, IL.

11:45 AM R11.8
THE NARROW-BAND SYSTEM tex2html_wrap_inline1078 , Charles C. Hays, Univ of Texas-Austin, Dept of Physics, Austin, TX; John B. Goodenough, Univ of Texas-Austin, Center for MS&E, Austin, TX; John T. Market, Univ of Texas-Austin, Dept of Physics, Austin, TX.

SESSION R12: ELECTRONIC AND MAGNETIC PROPERTIES
Chairs: John E. Greedan and Timothy Hughbanks
Wednesday Afternoon, December 4, 1996
Essex South (W)
1:30 PM *R12.1
HIGH PRESSURE SYNTHESIS AND PROPERTIES OF Fe tex2html_wrap_inline1080 METALLIC FERROMAGNETS AND Cu tex2html_wrap_inline1082 SPIN LADDERS, Mikio Takano, Kyoto University, Inst of Chemical Research, Kyoto-fu, JAPAN.

2:00 PM *R12.2
Ln tex2html_wrap_inline1084 (Ln = La, Ce, and Nd): A NEW LAYERED TRANSITION METAL PNICTIDE OXIDE STRUCTURE TYPE, Robert J. Cava, AT&T Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, NJ; J. Krajewski, Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies, Murray Hill, NJ; T. Siegrist, AT&T Bell Laboratories,; H. Y. Hwang, Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies, Murray Hill, NJ; B. Batlogg, Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies, Murray Hill, NJ; R. Ramirez, Bell Labs, Lucent Technologies, Murray Hill, NJ; H. W. Zandbergen, Delft Univ of Technology, Natl Ctr for High Res Electron Microscopy, Delft, NETHERLANDS.

2:30 PM R12.3
COLOSSAL MAGNETORESISTANCE IN THE n=2 RUDDLESDEN-POPPER MANGANATES tex2html_wrap_inline1086 : STRUCTURE, MAGNETISM AND MAGNETOTRANSPORT, P. D. Battle, M. A. Green, Univ of Oxford, Inorganic Chemistry Lab, Oxford, UNITED KINGDOM; N. S. Laskey, Univ of Oxford, Dept of Inorganic Chemistry, Oxford, UNITED KINGDOM; J. E. Millburn, Univ of Oxford, Inorganic Chemistry Lab, Oxford, UNITED KINGDOM; L. Murphy, Oxford Univ, Inorganic Chemistry Lab, Oxford, ENGLAND; Matthew J. Rosseinsky, S. P. Sullivan, J. F. Vente, Univ of Oxford, Inorganic Chemistry Lab, Oxford, UNITED KINGDOM; S. J. Blundell, K. Chow, W. Hayes, M. Honold, A. K. Klehe, J. A. Singleton, Univ of Oxford, Dept of Physics, Oxford, UNITED KINGDOM; P. G. Radaelli, Inst Laue-Langevin, Grenoble, FRANCE.

2:45 PM R12.4
MAGNETOCONDUCTIVITY, HALL EFFECT AND MAGNETIC PROPERTIES OF tex2html_wrap_inline1088 AND tex2html_wrap_inline1090 , G. Jeffrey Snyder, Malcolm R. Beasley, Theodore H. Geballe, Stanford Univ, Dept of Applied Physics, Stanford, CA; Ron Hiskes, Steve DiCarolis, Hewlett Packard Co, Palo Alto, CA.

3:00 PM BREAK

3:30 PM *R12.5
NONSTOICHIOMETRY AND DOPING OF ZINC OXIDE, Arthur W. Sleight, Oregon State Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Corvallis, OR; Ruping Wang, Applied Materials, Inc., Sunnyvale, CA.

4:00 PM *R12.6
LAYERED CUPRATES, Kenneth R. Poeppelmeier, K. Otzchi, K. B. Greenwood, Northwestern Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Evanston, IL; Thomas O. Mason, Paul A. Salvador, Northwestern Univ, Dept of Materials Science, Evanston, IL; Bogdan M. Dabrowski, Northern Illinois Univ, Dept of Physics, DeKalb, IL.

4:30 PM R12.7
(A,A') tex2html_wrap_inline1092 : STRUCTURE-PROPERTY RELATIONSHIPS IN LAYERED MANGANITES, John F. Mitchell, D. Argyriou, C. D. Potter, James D. Jorgensen, D. G. Hinks, S. D. Bader, Argonne National Laboratory, Materials Science Div, Argonne, IL.

4:45 PM R12.8
EFFECTS OF NON-STOICHIOMETRY ON ANISOTROPIC MAGNETIC PROPERTIES IN CuFeO2+d SINGLE CRYSTALS, Masashi Hasegawa, Pennsylvania State Univ, Dept of Chemistry, University Park, PA; Tong-Rong Zhao, Michael Ivan Bartashevich, Univ of Tokyo, Inst for Solid State Physics, Tokyo, JAPAN; Humihiko Takei, Osaka Univ, Dept of Earth & Space Science, Osaka, JAPAN; Tsuneaki Goto, Univ of Tokyo, Inst for Solid State Physics, Tokyo, JAPAN.

SESSION R13: POSTER SESSION: ELECTRONIC AND MAGNETIC PROPERTIES
Chair: Matthew J. Rosseinsky
Wednesday Evening, December 4, 1996
8:00 P.M.
America Ballroom (W)
R13.1
MAGNETIC SUSCEPTIBILITY, RESISTIVITY AND SPECIFIC HEAT OF tex2html_wrap_inline1094 (M= Al, Si, Ga, Ge, In, Sn, Sb, Pb, Bi), Christopher D.W. Jones, Francis J. DiSalvo, Robert A. Gordon, Cornell Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Ithaca, NY; Jungsoo Kim, Univ of Florida, Dept of Physics, Gainesville, FL; M. Grayson Alexander, Cornell Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Ithaca, NY; Gregory R. Stewart, Univ of Florida, Dept of Physics, Gainesville, FL; Beongki Cho, Cornell Univ, Dept of Chemistry.

R13.2
STRUCTURE, ELECTRONIC, AND MAGNETIC PROPERTIES OF tex2html_wrap_inline1096 and tex2html_wrap_inline1098 , Julia Y. Chan, Susan M. Kauzlarich, Univ of California-Davis, Dept of Chemistry, Davis, CA.

R13.3
Mg EFFECTS ON ELECTRICAL CONDUCTIVITY OF Mg-Mn-O OCTAHEDRAL MOLECULAR SIEVE (Mg-OMS-1), Zheng-Rong Tian, Steven L. Suib, Univ of Connecticut, Dept of Chemistry, Storrs, CT; Chi-Lin O'Young, Texaco Research Center, Beacon, NY.

R13.4
SYNTHESIS OF A tex2html_wrap_inline1100 A' tex2html_wrap_inline988 NbO tex2html_wrap_inline936 (A=Na tex2html_wrap_inline954 , K tex2html_wrap_inline954 ; A'= La tex2html_wrap_inline1110 ,Sr tex2html_wrap_inline1058 ) AND ITS ELECTRICAL PROPERTIES, Wataru Sugimoto, Waseda Univ, Dept of Applied Chemistry, Tokyo, JAPAN; Tomoyuki Tahara, Waseda Univ, Dept of Applied Chem/School of Sci & Engr, Tokyo, JAPAN; Yoshiyuki Sugahara, Kazuyuki Kuroda, Waseda Univ, Dept of Applied Chemistry.

R13.5
SYNTHESIS AND PROPERTIES OF METAL-METAL BONDED SYSTEMS WITH VARIABLE ELECTRON COUNTS: THE SOLID SOLUTION La tex2html_wrap_inline1114 , William H. McCarroll, Rider Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Lawrenceville , NJ; Martha Greenblatt, Rutgers Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Piscataway , NJ; Kandalam V. Ramanujachary, Rowan College of New Jersey, Dept of Chemistry & Physics, Glassboro, NJ; Maureen Borgia, Rider Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Lawrenceville, NJ.

R13.6
HOLE DOPING IN La tex2html_wrap_inline1116 , John L. Sarrao, Zachary Fisk, Univ of Florida, Dept of Physics, Tallahassee, FL.

R13.7
VERY LARGE MAGNETORESISTANCE IN INTERCALATED Cu-OXIDES, Leonid Grigorian, Univ of Kentucky, Dept of Physics & Astronomy, Lexington, KY; Madoka Tokumoto, Electrotechnical Laboratory, Superconducting Materials Section, Ibaraki, JAPAN.

R13.8
RELATIONS BETWEEN THE MAGNETIC PROPERTIES AND THE CERAMIC PROCESSING OF NiZn FERRITES, Luiz Carlos Barbosa de Miranda Pinto, Eustquio Gomes de Carvalho, Fund CETEC de Minas Gerais, Sector of Optical & Electronic Materials, Belo Horizonte, BRAZIL; Sebastio Luis Pereira, Federal Univ of MG, Dept of Physical, Belo Horizonte, BRAZIL; Antonio Alves Mendes Filho, Fund CETEC de Minas Gerais, Sector of Optical & Electronic Materials , Belo Horizonte, BRAZIL.

R13.9
SYNTHESIS, STRUCTURES AND MAGNETIC PROPERTIES OF A FAMILY OF ONE-DIMENSIONAL OXIDES, Hans-Conrad zur Loye, Pedro Nunez, Maria A. Rzeznik, Tu N. Nguyen, MIT, Dept of Chemistry, Cambridge, MA.

R13.10
LAYERED, 3-D FERROMAGNETS AND ANTIFERROMAGNETS, M tex2html_wrap_inline1058 (ReO tex2html_wrap_inline980 ) tex2html_wrap_inline916 (M=Mn, Fe, Co, Ni, Cu), Charles C. Torardi, DuPont, Central R&D, Wilmington, DE; Brad C. Dodrill, Lake Shore Cryotronics Inc, Westerville, OH; William M. Reiff, Northeastern Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Boston, MA; Thomas Vogt, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Dept of Physics, Upton, NY.

R13.11
CONSEQUENCES OF FLUORINE ATOM BRIDGING AND INCREASING METAL ATOM SPIN DENSITY FOR THE LOW TEMPERATURE MAGNETISM OF THE SERIES: tex2html_wrap_inline1124 AND tex2html_wrap_inline1126 , William M. Reiff, Northeastern Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Boston, MA; M. A. Subramanian, DuPont, Central Research & Development, Wilmington, DE; Michael J. Kweicien, Northeastern Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Boston, MA.

R13.12
REDUCTIVE TOPOTACTIC METAL ION INSERTION CHEMISTRY OF TRIVALENT IRON III NETWORKS: tex2html_wrap_inline1128 AND tex2html_wrap_inline1130 , William M. Reiff, Northeastern Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Boston, MA; Charles C. Torardi, DuPont, Central R&D, Wilmington, DE; Haley Tam, J. Paul Attfield, Cambridge Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Cambridge, UNITED KINGDOM; Janos Takacs, Laszlo Takacs, J. H. Zhang, Northeastern Univ, Boston, MA.

R13.13
LOW TEMPERATURE MAGNETIC PROPERTIES OF SOME NEW HIGH-PRESSURE SYNTHESES PEROVSKITE PHASES OF IRON II: OBSERVATION OF NOVEL SLOW PARAGMAGNETIC RELAXATION IN tex2html_wrap_inline1132 AND tex2html_wrap_inline1134 , William M. Reiff, Northeastern Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Boston, MA; Kurt Leinenweber, Arizona State Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Tempe, AZ; John B. Parise, SUNY-Stony Brook, Dept of EES, Stony Brook, NY.

R13.14
THE FIRST ORGANICALLY TEMPLATED LAYERED IRON PHOSPHATE: HYDROTHERMAL SYNTHESIS, STRUCTURE, MAGNETIC PROPERTIES AND THE MÖSSBAUER SPECTRUM OF tex2html_wrap_inline1136 , William M. Reiff, Northeastern Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Boston, MA; Jeffrey R.D. Debord, Syracuse Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Syracuse, NY; Robert C. Haushaulter, NEC Research Institute, Princeton, NJ; Jon Zubieta, Syracuse Univ, Dept of Chemistry, Syracuse, NY.

R13.15
EFFECT OF ISOSTATIC PRESSURE (;SPMlt;2GPa) ON THE TRANSPORT AND MAGNETIC PROPERTIES IN PEROVSKITE-TYPE OXIDES, Mitsuru Itoh, Tokyo Inst of Technology, Yokohama, JAPAN; Jianding Yu, Kojiro Nishi, Tetsuhiro Katsumata, Tokyo Inst of Technology, Matls & Struct Lab, Yokohama, JAPAN; Yoshiyuki Inaguma, Tokyo Inst of Technology, Yokahama, JAPAN.

R13.16
NATURE OF THE MIDD-GAP STATES IN SILICA, STRONTIUM TITANATE AND COPPER LAYERED OXIDES, Sergey A. Prosandeyev, Rostov State Univ, Dept of Physics, Rostov on Don, RUSSIA; Gerard Boureau, Chemical Physics Lab, Paris, France.

R13.18
PREPARATION AND ELECTRICAL CONDUCTIVITY MEASUREMENT OF LiSbO tex2html_wrap_inline936 THIN FILMS, Kiyoshi Ozawa, Yoshio Sakka, Nat Research Inst for Metals, Chemical Processing Div, Ibaraki, JAPAN; M. Amano, Nat Research Inst for Metals, Ibaraki, JAPAN.

SESSION R14: POSTER SESSION: SURFACES AND INTERFACES
Chair: Gregory S. Rohrer
Wednesday Evening, December 4, 1996
8:00 P.M.
America Ballroom (W)
R14.1
ATOMIC AND ELECTRONIC STRUCTURE OF THE CORUNDUM (0001) SURFACE, V. E. Puchin, Univ of Latvia, Riga, LATVIA; Eugene Kotomin, Inst of Solid State Physics, Riga, LATVIA; A. L. Shluger, Univ College London.

R14.2
ALTERATION OF ELECTRONIC STRUCTURE OF METAL SULPHIDES UNDER ACID ETCHING, Yuri L. Mikhlin, Inst of Chemistry, Chemico-Metallurgical Processess, Krasnoyarsk, RUSSIA; Yevgeni V. Tomashevich, Inst of Chemistry, Chemico-Metallurgical Processes, Krasnoyarsk, RUSSIA; Alexander V. Okotrub, Vladimir A. Varnek, Inst of Inorganic Chemistry, Novosibirsk, RUSSIA.

R14.3
SURFACE STABILITY OF FeCO tex2html_wrap_inline936 UNDER CORROSIVE ATMOSPHERE: AN ATOMIC FORCE MICROSCOPY STUDY, Robert Michael Weaver, George Myer, Temple Univ, Dept of Geology, Philadelphia, PA.

R14.4
SYNTHESIS OF INORGANIC AROMATIC HYDROCARBON POLYMERS ON METAL SURFACES, Dale L Perry, Crystal Lewis, Mishi Pugh, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, CA.

R14.5
CHEMICAL REACTIVITY BETWEEN SiAlON CERAMICS AND IRON-BASED ALLOYS, Jef Vluegels, Katholieke Univ Leuven, Dept of Metallurgy & Matls Engr, Leuvan, BELGIUM; Omer Van Der Biest, Katholieke Univ Leuven, Dept of MT&M, Leuven, BELGIUM.

SESSION R15: POSTER SESSION: DIELECTRICS AND FERROELECTRICS
Chair: Roy Christoffersen
Wednesday Evening, December 4, 1996
8:00 P.M.
America Ballroom (W)
R15.1
INVESTIGATION OF POLARIZATION MECHANISM OF RELAXOR FERROELECTRICS, Ram Katiyar, Z.-Y. Cheng, Univ of Puerto Rico, Dept of Physics, Rio Piedras, PR; Xi Yao, Xian Jiaotong Univ, Electronic Materials Research Lab, Xian, CHINA.

R15.2
STRUCTURAL MODEL OF PbMg tex2html_wrap_inline1144 BASED ON OXYGEN SUPERLATTICE MODULATIONS, Laura E. Depero, Univ di Brescia, Dept di Chimica e Fisica per i Materiali, Brescia, ITALY; Luigi Sangaletti, Univ di Brescia, Dipart di Chimica e Fisica Materiali, Brescia, ITALY; Fulvio Parmigiani, Politecnico di Milano, Dipt di Fisica, Milano , ITALY; Enrico Giulotto, Loredana Rollandi, Univ di Pavia, Dipt di Fisica A Volta, Pavia, ITALY.

R15.3
MECHANISM OF NONSTOICHIOMETRIC 1: 1 SHORT RANGE ORDERING IN Na-DOPED tex2html_wrap_inline1146 RELAXOR FERROELECTRICS, Kyu-Mann Lee, Hyun M Jang, POSTECH, Pohang, SOUTH KOREA.

R15.4
FORMATION REACTIONS AND CRYSTAL STRUCTURE OF THE NONSTOICHIOMETRIC PZT-TYPE SOLID-SOLUTION SYSTEM, Larisa A. Reznitchenko, Rostov State Univ, Dept of Active Materials, Rostov-on-Don, RUSSIA; Irina N. Zakharchenko, Vladimir A. Alyoshin, Vladimir P. Dudkevich, Rostov State Univ, Dept of Crystalphysics, Rostov-on-Don, RUSSIA; Ol'ga N. Razumovskaya, Svetlana I. Shevtsova, Rostov State Univ, Dept of Active Materials, Rostov-on-Don, RUSSIA; Sergei V. Titov, Rostov State Univ, Dept of Crystalphysics, Rostov-on-Don, RUSSIA.

R15.5
DIELECTRIC PROPERTIES OF tex2html_wrap_inline1148 RELAXOR, K. Prasad, N. P. Singh, SLIET, Longowal, INDIA.

R15.6
SYNTHESIS OF tex2html_wrap_inline1150 FERROELECTRIC THIN FILMS BY USING METAL-ORGANIC PRECURSORS, W. W. Zhuang, D. M. Hoffman, A. Ignatiev, Allan J. Jacobson, Lumei Liu, N. Wu, Univ of Houston, Dept of Chemistry, Houston, TX.

R15.7
EFFECTS OF THE AMOUNT OF SnO tex2html_wrap_inline916 AND ZrO tex2html_wrap_inline916 DOPANTS AND RAPID THERMAL PROCESSING ON THE FORMATION AND DIELECTRIC PROPERTIES OF BARIUM NONATITANATE, Wen-yi Lin, Georgia Inst of Technology, Dept of MS&E, Atlanta, GA; Wesley Hackenberger, Thomas Shrout, Pennsylvania State Univ, Materials Research Lab, University Park, PA; Robert Speyer, Georgia Inst of Technology, Dept of MS&E, Atlanta, GA; Rosario A. Gerhardt, Georgia Inst of Technology, School of MS&E, Atlanta, GA.

R15.8
CONTROLLED TEMPERATURE COEFFICIENT OF DIELECTRIC CONSTANT THROUGH PHASE TRANSFORMATION IN tex2html_wrap_inline1156 , Toru Nagai, Fine Ceramics Research Assoc, Synergy Ceramics Lab, Nagoya, JAPAN; Masaaki Sugiyama, Nippon Steel Corporation, Adv Matls & Technology Res Lab, Chiba, JAPAN; Mutsuo Sando, Nat Ind Research Inst Nagoya, AIST/MITI, Nagoya, JAPAN; Koichi Niihara, Osaka Univ, Inst of Scientific & Industrial Res, Osaka, JAPAN.

R15.9
FORMATION OF ''1:1'' ORDERED PHASES IN DOPED ''1:2'' tex2html_wrap_inline1158 PEROVSKITES, Liang Chai, Mehmet A. Akbas, Peter K. Davies, Univ of Pennsylvania, Dept of MS&E, Philadelphia, PA.

R15.10
COMPARATIVE CRYSTAL CHEMISTRY AND SUBSOLIDUS PHASE RELATIONS IN THE TERNARY SYSTEMS tex2html_wrap_inline1160 (A=Sr,Ba; M=Nb,Ta), Terrell Vanderah, NIST, Ceramics Div, Gaithersburg, MD; A. R. Drews, J. M. Loezos, NIST, MS&E Lab, Gaithersburg, MD; Winnie Wong-Ng, NIST, Ceramics Div, Gaithersburg, MD; R. S. Roth, NIST, MS&E Lab, Gaithersburg, MD.

R15.11
EFFECT OF DEFECTS ON DIELECTRIC PROPERTIES IN KTiOAsO tex2html_wrap_inline980 , RbTiOAsO tex2html_wrap_inline980 AND CsTiOAsO tex2html_wrap_inline980 SINGLE CRYSTALS, Ram Katiyar, A. R. Guo, Z.-Y. Cheng, Univ of Puerto Rico, Dept of Physics, Rio Piedras, PR; Ruyan Guo, Amar S. Bhalla, Pennsylvania State Univ, Materials Research Lab, University Park, PA.

R15.12
INFLUENCE OF Li ADDITION ON THE SINTERING AND DIELECTRIC PROPERTIES OF PNN-PMW-PT RELAXOR FERROELECTRICS, Raghu Natarajan, Pennsylvania State Univ, Center for Dielectric Studies , University Park, PA; J. P. Dougherty, Pennsylvania State Univ, Center for Dielectric Studied, University Park, PA.

SESSION R16: DIELECTRICS AND FERROELECTRICS
Chairs: John B. Parise and Terrell Vanderah
Thursday Morning, December 5, 1996
Essex South (W)
8:30 AM *R16.1
DOMAIN-LIKE ORGANIZATIONS IN FERROELECTRICS AND ANTIFERROELECTRICS CONTAINING QUENCHED RANDOMNESS, Dwight D. Viehland, Univ of Illinois-Urbana, Dept of Materials Science, Urbana, IL; Jie-Fang Li, X. H. Dai, Z. Xu, Univ of Illinois-Urbana, Dept of MS&E, Urbana, IL.

9:00 AM R16.2
MODELLING CATION DISORDER IN A(BB')O tex2html_wrap_inline936 PEROVSKITES, Ryan P. McCormack, NIST, Dept of MS&E, Gaithersburg, MD; Benjamin P. Burton, NIST, MS&E Lab, Gaithersburg, MD.

9:15 AM *R16.3
PHASE EQUILIBRIA AND CRYSTAL CHEMISTRY IN SYSTEMS OF INTEREST FOR MICROWAVE DIELECTRIC CERAMICS, R. S. Roth, NIST, MS&E Lab, Gaithersburg, MD; Terrell Vanderah, NIST, Ceramics Div, Gaithersburg, MD.

9:45 AM BREAK

10:15 AM *R16.4
PHASE EQUILIBRIA AND DIELECTRIC PROPERTIES OF RARE EARTH CONTAINING tex2html_wrap_inline1056 CERAMICS, Drago Kolar, Jozef Stefan Inst, Dept of Ceramics, Ljubljana, SLOVENIA.

10:45 AM R16.5
EFFECT OF DIVALENT DOPANTS ON THE PROPERTIES OF tex2html_wrap_inline1176 MICROWAVE DIELECTRIC RESONATORS, Rick Ubic, Univ of Sheffield, Dept of Eng Matls, Sheffield, UK; Ian M. Reaney, Bill E. Lee, Univ of Sheffield, Dept of Engr Matls, Sheffield, UNITED KINGDOM.

11:00 AM R16.6
CHARACTERIZATION OF CATION-ORDERING INDUCED STRUCTURES IN BMN-BZ MICROWAVE CERAMICS, Mehmet A. Akbas, Peter K. Davies, Univ of Pennsylvania, Dept of MS&E, Philadelphia, PA.

11:15 AM R16.7
HIGH-RESOLUTION ELECTRON MICROSCOPY OF MAGNETIC DIELECTRIC OXIDES IN THE tex2html_wrap_inline1178 SYSTEM, L. A. Bendersky, NIST, Gaithersburg, MD; Terrell Vanderah, NIST, Ceramics Div, Gaithersburg, MD; R. S. Roth, NIST, MS&E Lab, Gaithersburg, MD.

11:30 AM *R16.8
THE ROLE OF IONIC RADII AND RELATED PARAMETERS IN CONTROLLING FUNCTIONAL PROPERTIES OF FERROELECTRICS AND HIGH-K DIELECTRICS, Nava Setter, EPFL, Laboratoire de Ceramique, Lausanne, SWITZERLAND.

SESSION R17: SURFACES AND INTERFACES
Chairs: Armin Reller and R. S. Roth
Thursday Afternoon, December 5, 1996
Essex South (W)
1:30 PM *R17.1
CHEMISTRY OF INTERNAL INTERFACES IN INORGANIC MATERIALS, Manfred Ruhle, Max-Planck-Inst, Inst Werkstoffwinssenshaft, Stuttgart, GERMANY.

2:00 PM R17.2
QUANTITATIVE INTERFACIAL CHEMISTRY AND BONDING IN CERAMIC MATERIALS, Hui Gu, ERATO JST, Dept of Ceramics Superplasticity, Nagoya, JAPAN.

2:15 PM *R17.3
THE PREPARATION OF CRYSTALLINE SUPERLATTICES FROM MODULATED ELEMENTAL REACTANTS, David C. Johnson, Univ of Oregon, Dept of Chemistry, Eugene, OR; Myungkeun Noh, Univ of Oregon, Dept of Physics, Eugene, OR; Christopher D. Johnson, Univ of Oregon, Dept of Chemistry, Eugene, OR.

2:45 PM BREAK

3:15 PM R17.4
THE MORPHOLOGICAL EVOLUTION OF THE tex2html_wrap_inline1180 SURFACE DURING REDUCTION AND OXIDATION, Gregory S. Rohrer, Richard L. Smith, Carnegie Mellon Univ, Dept of MS&E, Pittsburgh, PA.

3:30 PM R17.5
SOLID-STATE REACTIONS IN MODEL OXIDE SYSTEMS, Matthew T. Johnson, Univ of Minnesota, Dept of Chemical Engr & Matls Science, Minneapolis, MN; Paul G. Kotula, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Ctr for Materials Science, Los Alamos, NM; Hermann Schmalzried, Univ Hannover, Inst fur Physikalische Chemie & Electrochemie, Hannover, GERMANY; C. Barry Carter, Univ of Minnesota, Dept of CE&MS, Minneapolis, MN.

3:45 PM R17.6
LAYERED PEROVSKITES FOR HIGH TEMPERATURE MECHANICAL APPLICATIONS, William T. Petuskey, Arizona State Univ, Dept of Chemistry & Biochem, Tempe, AZ; Sankar Sambasivan, Northwestern Univ, BIRL Ind Res & Biochem Lab, Evanston, IL.

4:00 PM R17.7
SYNCHROTRON X-RAY DIFFRACTION STUDY OF THE SURFACE LAYER IN POLED CERAMIC BaTiO tex2html_wrap_inline936 , Davor Balzar, NIST, Matls Rel Div, Boulder, CO; Hassel Ledbetter, NIST, Materials Reliability Div, Boulder, CO; Peter W. Stephens, SUNY-Stony Brook, Dept of Physics, Stony Brook, NY; Li Jiang Yu, Martin L. Dunn, Univ of Colorado, Dept of Mech Engr, Boulder, CO.

4:15 PM R17.8
APPLYING CRYSTAL CHEMISTRY PRINCIPLES TO THE STUDY OF STRUCTURE-PROPERTY RELATIONSHIPS AT INTERNAL INTERFACES, N. D. Browning, D. J. Wallis, Univ of Illinois-Chicago, Dept of Physics, Chicago, IL.