Meetings & Events

Fall 2006 logo2006 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

November 27 - December 1, 2006 | Boston
Meeting Chairs:
 Babu R. Chalamala, Louis J. Terminello, Helena Van Swygenhoven

 

Symposium D : Biosurfaces and Biointerfaces

2006-11-27   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

John A. Carlisle Advanced Diamond Technologies, Inc.
Martin Eickhoff Technische Universitaet Muenchen
Jose A. Garrido Technische Universitaet Muenchen
Janos Voeroes University and ETH Zurich
Erika Johnston Genzyme Corporation
D1: Nanobiotechnology
Session Chairs
John Carlisle
Monday AM, November 27, 2006
Room 202 (Hynes)

9:30 AM - **D1.1
Bionanoarrays Prepared by Massive Parallel Dip-Pen Nanolithography

Chad Mirkin 1 2 , Khalid Salaita 1 2 , Yuhuang Wang 1 2 , Rafael Vega 1 2 , Joseph Kakkassery 1 2 , Clifton Shen 1 2 , Daniel Maspoch 1 2
1 International Institute for Nanotechnology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States, 2 Department of Chemistry, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States

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10:00 AM - D1.2
Lab-on-a-Chip Devices with Nanoscale Surface Topography for Neural Electrophysiological Applications.

Ludovico Dell'Acqua-Bellavitis 1 3 , Richard Siegel 2 3
1 Engineering Science, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, United States, 3 Nanotechnology Center, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, United States

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10:15 AM - D1.3
Stack of BioCells Converting ATP to Electrical Power and Possible Applications.

Vishnu Baba Sundaresan 1 , Donald Leo 1 , Andy Sarles 1
1 Mechanical Engineering Department, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, United States

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10:30 AM - D1.4
Use of sub-10 nm Diameter Upconversion Nanophosphors as Bio-labels.

Shuang Fang Lim 1 , Robert Riehn 1 , Chih-kuan Tung 1 , David Tank 1 , Robert Austin 1 , William Ryu 2 , Margarita Herrera-Alonso 3 , Robert Prud'homme 3
1 Physics, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States, 2 Lewis-Sigler Institute for Integrative Genomics, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States, 3 Chemical Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States

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10:45 AM -
BREAK

D2: Nanoparticles
Session Chairs
John Carlisle
Monday AM, November 27, 2006
Room 202 (Hynes)

11:15 AM - **D2.1
Modular Designed Functional Nanoparticles for Clinical Theranostics.

Dar-Bin Shieh 1 , Cheng-Shen Yeh 2 , Yonhua Tzeng 3 4
1 Institute of Oral Medicine and Center for Micro/Nano Science and Technology, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan Taiwan, 2 Department of Chemistry and Center for Micro/Nano Science and Technology, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan Taiwan, 3 Institute of Nanotechnology and Microsystems Engineering and Center for Micro/Nano Science and Technology, National Cheng Kung University, Tainan Taiwan, 4 Dept. of Electrical & Computer Engineering, Auburn University, Auburn University, Alabama, United States

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11:45 AM - D2.2
Gold Nanoparticle Covalent Labeling of Proteins at Specific Sites.

Marie-Eve Aubin-Tam 1 , Kimberly Hamad-Schifferli 2 1
1 Biological Engineering Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Mechanical Engineering Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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12:15 PM - D2.4
Fluorescent Silica Nanoparticles: Probes for Imaging and Sensing in Biology

Andrew Burns 1 , Prabuddha Sengupta 2 , Ethan Chiang 2 , Erik Herz 1 , Barbara Baird 2 , Ulrich Wiesner 1
1 Materials Science & Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States, 2 Chemistry and Biochemistry, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States

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12:30 PM - D2.5
Magnetic Nanoparticle-biomolecule Interfaces: Synthesis, Characterization, and Implementation in Bioengineering Applications.

Kimberly Hamad-Schifferli 1 2
1 Mechanical Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Biological Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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12:45 PM - D2.6
Particle Size Effects in Magnetite Nanoparticle Uptake into Cells

Juan Meng 1 , Patrick Clasen 2 , Tracy Vu 1 , Shuailei Ma 2 , Christopher J. Kiely 2 , Martin P. Harmer 2 , Winston O Soboyejo 1
1 Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States

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D3: Cell Surface Interactions
Session Chairs
John Carlisle
Monday PM, November 27, 2006
Room 202 (Hynes)

2:30 PM - **D3.1
Molecularly Engineered Surfaces for Cell Biology.

George Whitesides 1 , J. Jiang 1 , D. Bruzewicz 1 , A. McGuidon 1 , N. Shen 1 , A. Wong 1 , D. Weibel 1 , J. Kriebel 1 , M. Butte 1
1 The Whitesides Research Group, Harvard University, Cambridge , Massachusetts, United States

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3:00 PM - D3.2
Engineering Cellular Behavior via Cell-Surface Interactions with Fibronectin Nanoislands.

John Slater 1 , Wolfgang Frey 1
1 Department of Biomedical Engineering and Center for Nano and Molecular Science and Technology, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, United States

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