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2009 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

November 30 - December 4, 2009 | Boston
Meeting Chairs
: Kristi Anseth, Li-Chyong Chen, Peter Gumbsch, Ji-Cheng Zhao

Symposium NN : Advanced Microscopy and Spectroscopy Techniques for Imaging Materials with High Spatial Resolution

2009-11-30   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Manfred Ruehle Max-Planck-Institute for Metals Research
Larry Allard Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Joanne Etheridge Monash University
David Seidman Northwestern University
NN1: Overviews and Techniques
Session Chairs
Manfred Ruehle
Monday PM, November 30, 2009
Room 204 (Hynes)

9:30 AM - **NN1.1
Correlating Atomic and Nanoscale 3D Structure and Chemistry by Aberration Corrected STEM, Electron Tomography and Atom Probe Tomography.

Matthew Weyland 1 2 , Xiang-Yuan Xiong 1 2 , Jasmine Shih 2 3 , Barry Muddle 3
1 Monash Centre for Electron Microscopy, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia, 2 Materials Engineering, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia, 3 ARC Centre of Excellence of Design in Light Metals, Monash University, Clayton, Victoria, Australia

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10:00 AM - **NN1.2
High-Precision Atomic Resolution Measurements by Aberration-Corrected Transmission Electron Microscopy.

Knut Urban 1
1 Solid State Research, Research Center Juelich, Juelich Germany

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10:30 AM - **NN1.3
On the Many Advances in Laser Pulsing of Atom Probe Tomographs.

Thomas Kelly 1
1 , Imago Scientific Instruments Corporation, Madison, Wisconsin, United States

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11:00 AM - NN1
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11:30 AM - NN1.4
Quantitative Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy.

James LeBeau 1 , Scott Findlay 2 , Xiqu Wang 3 , Allan Jacobson 3 , Leslie Allen 4 , Susanne Stemmer 1
1 Materials Department, University of California, Santa Barbara, California, United States, 2 Institute of Engineering Innovation, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, 113-8656, Japan, 3 Department of Chemistry, University of Houston, Houston, Texas, United States, 4 School of Physics, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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11:45 AM - NN1.5
Imaging the Real Space Intensity Distribution of a Sub-Ångström Electron Probe after Scattering by a Crystal.

Sorin Lazar 1 2 , Gianluigi Botton 2 , Joanne Etheridge 3
1 , FEI Electron Optics, 5600 KA Eindhoven Netherlands, 2 Canadian Centre for Electron Microscopy, Dept of Materials Science and Engineering, Brockhouse Institute for Materials Research, McMaster University, Hamilton, L8S 4M1, Ontario, Canada, 3 Monash Centre for Electron Microscopy and Dept of Materials Engineering, Monash University, 3800, Victoria, Australia

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12:00 PM - NN1.6
Theoretical Analysis and Applications of Annular Bright Field Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy Imaging.

Scott Findlay 1 , Naoya Shibata 1 2 , Hidetaka Sawada 3 , Eiji Okunishi 3 , Yukihito Kondo 3 , Takahisa Yamamoto 1 4 , Yuichi Ikuhara 1 4 5
1 , The University of Tokyo, Tokyo Japan, 2 , PRESTO, Japan Science and Technology Agency, Saitama Japan, 3 , JEOL Ltd., Tokyo Japan, 4 , Japan Fine Ceramic Center, Nagoya Japan, 5 , Tohoku University, Sendai Japan

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12:15 PM - NN1.7
Atomic Size Mismatch Strain Induced Reversed ADF-STEM Image Contrast Between Semiconductor Hetero-epitaxial Layers and Substrates.

Xiaohua Wu 1 , Jean-Marc Baribeau 1 , James Gupta 1
1 Institute for Microstructural Sciences, National Research Council Canada, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

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12:30 PM - NN1.8
Crystallographic Analysis of a Precipitate Phase in Ni30Pt20Ti50 Shape Memory Alloys.

Libor Kovarik 1 , Fan Yang 1 , Anita Garg 2 , Ronald Noebe 2 , David Diercks 3 , Michael Kaufman 4 , Michael Mills 1
1 , The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States, 2 , NASA Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 3 , University of North Texas, Denton, Texas, United States, 4 , Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado, United States

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12:45 PM - NN1.9
Combined TEM and APT Characterization of Nano-structured Ferritic Alloys.

James Bentley 1 , M. Miller 1 , D. Hoelzer 1
1 Materials Science & Technology Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States

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NN2: Instrumentation
Session Chairs
David Seidman
Monday PM, November 30, 2009
Room 204 (Hynes)

2:30 PM - **NN2.1
A Review of the TEAM Project at its Transition from the Development Phase to a Research Facility.

Ulrich Dahmen 1
1 National Center for Electron Microscopy, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States

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3:00 PM - **NN2.2
Hitachi HD2700, a Dedicated High Spatial Resolution STEM for Materials Research.

Yimei Zhu 1 , Hiromi Inada 2 1 , Lijun Wu 1 , Dong Su 1 , Joe Wall 1
1 , Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton , New York, United States, 2 , Hitachi High Technologies Corp.,, Ibaraki Japan

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3:30 PM - **NN2.3
State-of-the-Art Atom Probe Tomography.

Michael Miller 1 , Kaye Russell 1
1 MSTD, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States

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4:00 PM - NN2
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4:30 PM - NN2.4
Benefits of Cc-Corrected Imaging for High-Resolution and Energy-Filtered TEM.

Bernd Kabius 1 , Peter Hartel 2 , Maximilian Haider 2 , Heiko Mueller 2 , Stephan Uhlemann 2 , Ulrich Loebau 2 , Joachim Zach 2 , Goetz Hofhaus 1 , Irene Wacker 4 , Rasmus Schroeder 3
1 Material Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States, 2 , CEOS GmbH, Heidelberg Germany, 4 , Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe, Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen Germany, 3 CellNetworks, Heidelberg University, INF 267, Heidelberg Germany

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4:45 PM - NN2.5
Using Imaging Cs-Correctors to Optimize Image Contrast: What are The Best Settings for, e.g., Graphene at 80kV and Why?

Edgar Voelkl 1 , Young-Chung Wang 1 , Bin Jiang 1 , Lianfeng Fu 1 , Jan Ringnalda 1 , Feng Shen 1 , Dong Tang 2
1 , FEI Company, Hillsboro, Oregon, United States, 2 , FEI Company, Einhoven Netherlands

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5:00 PM - NN2.6
Development of Multi-functional Analytical Environmental TEM and its Application.

Toshie Yaguchi 1 , Akira Watabe 1 , Yasuhira Nagakubo 1 , Takafumi Yotsuji 1 , Kazutoshi Kaji 1 , Takeo Kamino 1
1 , Hitachi High-Technologies Corporation, Hitachinaka-shi Japan

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5:15 PM - NN2.7
Correlative STEM at the Atomic Scale: The Ultimate Materials Analysis Tool.

David Bell 1 4 , Stephan Irsen 2 , Richard Schillinger 3 , Stefan Meyer 3
1 School of Enginnering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 4 Center for Nanoscale Systems, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 , Forschungszentrum Caesar, Bonn Germany, 3 Carl Zeiss NTS GmbH, Carl Zeiss SMT, Oberkochen Germany

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5:30 PM - NN2.8
On the Relation between Probe Size and Image Resolution in the Helium Ion Microscope.

Larry Scipioni 1
1 , Carl Zeiss SMT, Inc., Peabody, Massachusetts, United States

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5:45 PM - NN2.9
Laser-assisted Atom Probe Analysis of Bulk Ceramics.

Tadakatsu Ohkubo 1 , Yimeng Chen 2 , Masaya Kodzuka 2 , Koji Morita 1 , Kazuhiro Hono 1 2
1 , National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba Japan, 2 Graduate School of Pure and Applied Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba Japan

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NN3: Poster Session
Session Chairs
Manfred Ruehle
Winfried Sigle
Tuesday AM, December 01, 2009
Exhibit Hall D (Hynes)

9:00 PM - NN3.1
The Advantages and Limitations of FIB-Based Specimen Preparation for Atom Probe Tomography.

Kaye Russell 1 , Michael Miller 1
1 MSTD, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States

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9:00 PM - NN3.10
Strain Relaxation in Planar InAs Epitaxial Layers Studied by High-Resolution Transmission Electron Microscopy.

Krishnamurthy Mahalingam 1 , Kurt Eyink 1 , Marlon Twyman 1 , Jodi Shoaf 1 , Larry Grazulis 1
1 , Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, United States

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9:00 PM - NN3.11
Transmission Electron Microscopy Observation on Hydrothermally-treated Aluminum Film in Ultrapure Water.

Yusuke Hosoki 1 , Junichi Shimanuki 2 , Zhiyoug Qiu 1 , Takashi Ishiguro 1
1 Materials Science and Technology, Tokyo Univercity of Science, Noda Chiba Japan, 2 , NISSAN ARC, Co. Ltd., Yokosuka Kanagawa Japan

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9:00 PM - NN3.12
Aberration-Corrected HRTEM Analysis of Transition Structure in Phase Boundary of ZrO2 Ultra-Thin Film.

Takanori Kiguchi 1 2 , Toyohiko Konno 1 2 , Naoki Wakiya 3 , Kazuo Shinozaki 4
1 Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan, 2 Center for Integrated NanoTechnology Support, Tohoku University, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan, 3 Department of Materials Science and Chemical Engineering, Shizuoka University, Hamamatsu, Shizuoka, Japan, 4 Department of Metallurgy and Ceramics Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Meguro, Tokyo, Japan

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9:00 PM - NN3.13
On Texture and Grain Size Evolution in Electrodeposition.

Patrick Cantwell 1 2 , Matthew Schneider 1 2 , Eric Stach 1 2
1 Materials Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States, 2 Birck Nanotechnology Center, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States

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9:00 PM - NN3.14
Informatics for Quantitative Analysis of Atom Probe Tomography Images.

Krishna Rajan 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, United States

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9:00 PM - NN3.2
Raman Imaging – New Tool for Materials Characterization.

Sergey Mamedov 1 , Eunah Lee 1 , Fran Adar 1 , Andrew Whitley 1
1 , Horiba Jobin Yvon Inc., Edison, New Jersey, United States

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9:00 PM - NN3.3
Difference Raman for Enhancing Image Resolution By Accurate Tip Positioning of An Atomic Force Probe That Enhances or Shadows The Raman Signal.

Rimma Dekhter 1 , Hesham Taha 1 , Avraham Israel 1 , David Lewis 1 , Aaron Lewis 2
1 , Nanonics Imaging Ltd., Jerusalem, 0, Israel, 2 , Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Jerusalem, 0, Israel

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9:00 PM - NN3.4
Real Time, Digital Reciprocal Space X-ray Topographic Characterization of Substrate and Epitaxial Structures of Electronic and Related II-VI, III-V Type Materials.

Ravi Ananth 1
1 Metallyrgy & Materials Engineering, Deeco Metals, Irvington, New Jersey, United States

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9:00 PM - NN3.5
An Introduction to Backcatter Spectroscopy with the Helium Ion Microscope.

Sybren Sijbrandij 1 , Chuong Huynh 1 , John Notte 1 , Larry Scipioni 1
1 ALIS Business Unit, Carl Zeiss SMT Inc., Peabody, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - NN3.6
Imaging and Analysis of Biologically Induced Fe Phosphate Precipitates in Porous Silica.

James McKinley 1 , Tetyana Peretyazhko 1 , John Zachara 1 , Satyanarayana Kuchibhatla 1 , Donald Baer 1
1 , Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, Richland, Washington, United States

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9:00 PM - NN3.7
Visualization of Actives Delivery to Stratum Corneum using Confocal Raman Microscopy.

Laurence Senak 1
1 Materials Science, ISP, Wayne, New Jersey, United States

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9:00 PM - NN3.8
Electron Holographic and HREM Characterization of Au/SrTiO3 Nano-hetero Catalysts.

Satoshi Ichikawa 1 , Seiji Takeda 2 , Tomoki Akita 3 , Koji Tanaka 3 , Masanori Kohyama 3
1 Institute for NanoScience Design, Osaka University, Toyonaka, Osaka, Japan, 2 Department of Physics, Graduate School of Science, Osaka University, Toyonaka, Osaka, Japan, 3 Research Institute for Ubiquitous Energy Devices, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), Ikeda, Osaka, Japan

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9:00 PM - NN3.9
Multi-scale Characterization of Nd-Fe-B Permanent Magnets.

Tadakatsu Ohkubo 1 , Wanfeng Li 1 , Hossein Sepehri-Amin 1 , Kazuhiro Hono 1
1 Magnetic Materials Center, National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba Japan

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2009-12-01   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Manfred Ruehle Max-Planck-Institute for Metals Research
Larry Allard Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Joanne Etheridge Monash University
David Seidman Northwestern University
NN4: Quantitative Imaging and Spectroscopy
Session Chairs
Larry Allard
Tuesday AM, December 01, 2009
Room 204 (Hynes)

9:30 AM - **NN4.1
Quantitative Imaging and Spectroscopy of Light Atoms by Aberration-corrected STEM.

Stephen Pennycook 1 2 , Matthew Chisholm 1 , Maria Varela 1 , Juan-Carlos Idrobo 1 2 , Mark Oxley 1 2 , Valeria Nicolosi 3 , Matthew Murfitt 4 , Zoltan Szilagyi 4 , Niklas Dellby 4 , Ondrej Krivanek 4
1 Materials Science and Technology Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States, 2 Department of Physics and Astronomy, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States, 3 Department of Materials, University of Oxford, Oxford United Kingdom, 4 , Nion Co., Kirkland, Washington, United States

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10:00 AM - **NN4.2
Quantitative Imaging of Nanostructures in 2D and 3D.

Gustaaf Van Tendeloo 1 , Sara Bals 1 , Sandra Van Aert 1 , Jo Verbeeck 1
1 , University of Antwerp, Antwerp Belgium

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10:30 AM - NN4.3
Probing the Chemistry and Bonding in Materials at the Atomic Scale.

Sorin Lazar 1 2 , Martin Couillard 2 , Lina Gunawan 2 , Yang Shao 2 , Gianluigi Botton 2
1 , FEI Electron Optics, 5600 KA Eindhoven Netherlands, 2 Canadian Centre for Electron Microscopy, Materials Science and Engineering, BIMR, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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10:45 AM - NN4.4
Structure and Chemistry of Intergranular Films at Metal-Ceramic Interfaces.

Mor Baram 1 , Wayne Kaplan 1
1 Materials Engineering, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, Haifa Israel

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11:00 AM - NN4
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11:30 AM - NN4.5
Quantitative High Resolution Electron Microscopy Investigation of the SrTiO3 Σ3(112) Grain Boundary.

Karleen Dudeck 1 , Nicole Benedek 2 , Mike Finnis 2 , David Cockayne 1
1 Department of Materials, University of Oxford, Oxford United Kingdom, 2 Department of Materials, Imperial College London, London United Kingdom

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11:45 AM - NN4.6
An Atomistic Reconstruction of the Nanostructure of Pyrolitic Carbons Guided by HRTEM Data.

Jean-Marc Leyssale 1 , Patrick Weisbecker 1 , Raphael Vitti 2 , Jean-Pierre Da Costa 2 , Christian Germain 2 , Gerard Vignoles 3
1 Laboratoire des Composites ThermoStructuraux - UMR 5801, CNRS, Pessac France, 2 Laboratoire IMS - UMR 5218, Université de Bordeaux, Bordeaux France, 3 Laboratoire des Composites ThermoStructuraux - UMR 5801, Université de Bordeaux, Bordeaux France

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12:00 PM - NN4.7
Atomic Resolution Imaging of Oxygen Positions in Perovskites.

Maria Varela 1 , Mark Oxley 2 1 , Jaume Gazquez 1 , Weidong Luo 2 1 , Matthew Chisholm 1 , Sokrates Pantelides 2 1 , Stephen Pennycook 1 2
1 Materials Science and Technology Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States, 2 , Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, United States

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12:30 PM - NN4.9
High Resolution Bright-Field Tomography of Closed-Cage Structures – Closing the Gap to Atomic Resolution.

Maya Bar Sadan 1 , Lothar Houben 1 , Knut Urban 1
1 Institute of Solid State Research, Ernst Ruska-Centre for Microscopy and Spectroscopy with Electrons, Research Centre Juelich GmbH, Juelich Germany

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12:45 PM - NN4.10
A Combined Approach to the Determination of As Depth Profiling in Si Ultra Shallow Junctions.

Andrea Parisini 1 , Vittorio Morandi 1 , Jaap van den Berg 2 , Michael Reading 2 , Damiano Giubertoni 3
1 , CNR-IMM Sezione di Bologna, Bologna Italy, 2 Institute for Materials Research, University of Salford, Salford United Kingdom, 3 , Fondazione Bruno Kessler-irst, Povo-Trento Italy

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NN5: Atomic Scale Chemical Imaging
Session Chairs
Joanne Etheridge
Tuesday PM, December 01, 2009
Room 204 (Hynes)

2:30 PM - **NN5.1
Atomic-Scale Chemical Imaging of Composition and Bonding by Aberration-Corrected Microscopy.

David Muller 1
1 School of Applied and Engineering Physics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States

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3:00 PM - **NN5.2
Tomographic Atom Probe and Nanosciences.

Didier Blavette 1 2 , Oana Cojocaru-Miredin 1 , Emmanuel Cadel 1 , Bernard Deconihout 1
1 Physics, University, St Etienne du Rouvray France, 2 , Institut Universitaire de France, Paris France

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3:30 PM - NN5.3
Monolayer-resolved STEM/EEL Spectroscopy for the Atomic-scale Analysis of Interfaces and 1-Dimensional Nanostructures.

Lothar Houben 1 , Markus Heidelmann 1 , Maya Bar Sadan 1 , Juri Barthel 2
1 Institute of Solid State Research, Research Centre Juelich, Juelich Germany, 2 Central Facility for Electron Microscopy, RWTH Aachen, Aachen Germany

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3:45 PM - NN5.4
Mechanical Alloying and Amorphization in Cu-Nb-Ag in Situ Composite Wires Studied by TEM and Atom Probe Tomography.

S. Ohsaki 2 , Dierk Raabe 1 , Kazuhiro Hono 2
2 , National Institute for Materials Science, 1-2-1 Sengen, Tsukuba 305-0047 Japan, 1 , Max-Planck-Institut fuer Eisenforschung, Duesseldorf Germany

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4:00 PM - NN5
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4:30 PM - **NN5.5
X-ray Analysis in Aberration-corrected Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopes for Atomic-column X-ray Imaging.

Masashi Watanabe 1
1 Dept. of Mater. Sci. & Eng., Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States

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5:00 PM - NN5.6
Atomic-scale Distributions of Transition Metal Elements in Three-dimensions in Alloyed Nickel Monosilicide Thin Films Using Atom-probe Tomography.

Praneet Adusumilli 1 , Conal Murray 2 , Lincoln Lauhon 1 , David Seidman 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States, 2 , IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown Heights, New York, United States

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5:15 PM - NN5.7
Atom Probe Tomography Study of Rhenium Clustering in Nickel Superalloys.

Alessandro Mottura 1 , Michael Miller 2 , Mike Finnis 1 , Roger Reed 3
1 Department of Materials, Imperial College London, London United Kingdom, 2 Materials Science and Technology Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States, 3 Department of Metallurgy and Materials, The University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, United Kingdom

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5:30 PM - NN5.8
Atomic Scale Segregation of Carbon in Auto-Tempered Martensitic Steels Studied by Atom Probe Tomography.

Frederic Danoix 1 3 , Alain Guillet 2 , Harald Leitner 3
1 Groupe de Physique des Matériaux, CNRS Université de Rouen, Saint Etienne du Rouvray France, 3 Christian Doppler Laboratory for Early Stages of Precipitation, Department Physical Metallurgy and Materials Testing - Montanuniversität Leoben , Leoben Austria, 2 Département Mécanique, INSA de Rouen, Saint Etienne du Rouvray France

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5:45 PM - NN5.9
Study of High k material HfO2 by Using Laser Assisted Atom Probe Tomography.

Baishakhi Mazumder 1 , Meenal Deo 2 , Vishal Thakare 2 , Angela Vella 1 , Francois Vurpillot 1 , Satish Ogale 2 , Bernard Deconihout 1
1 Groupe de Physique des Matériaux (GPM), University of Rouen, Saint Eteinne du Rouvray France, 2 Physical Chemistry Division, National Chemical Laboratory, Pune India

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2009-12-02   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Manfred Ruehle Max-Planck-Institute for Metals Research
Larry Allard Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Joanne Etheridge Monash University
David Seidman Northwestern University
NN6: EELS for all Energy Losses
Session Chairs
Masashi Watanabe
Wednesday AM, December 02, 2009
Room 204 (Hynes)

9:30 AM - **NN6.1
Electron Energy Loss Spectroscopy (EELS) for Plasmonic Mapping of Metallic Nanoparticles and Nanophotonic Devices.

Christian Colliex 1 , Mathieu Kociak 1 , Odile Stephan 1 , Stefano Mazzucco 1 , Guillaume Boudarham 1 , Jaysen Nelayah 1
1 Physique des Solides, CNRS Université Paris Sud 11, Orsay France

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10:00 AM - **NN6.2
Surface Plasmon Resonance Effects in Ag Nanoholes Studied by Energy-Filtering TEM.

Wilfried Sigle 1 , Jaysen Nelayah 1 , Christoph Koch 1 , Burcu Ogut 1 , Peter van Aken 1 , Lin Gu 1
1 , Max Planck Institute for Metals Research, Stuttgart Germany

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10:30 AM - NN6.3
Measurement of Signal Delocalization in Atomic Scale Electron Energy Loss Spectroscopy.

Amish Shah 1 2 , Quentin Ramasse 3 , Xiaofang Zhai 2 4 , Jian-Guo Wen 2 , Steven May 5 , Anand Bhattacharya 5 6 , James Eckstein 2 4 , Jian-Min Zuo 1 2
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States, 2 Fredrick Seitz Materials Research Laboratory, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States, 3 National Center for Electron Microscopy, Lawrence-Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States, 4 Physics, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States, 5 Materials Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States, 6 Center for Nanoscale Materials, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States

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10:45 AM - NN6.4
An Atom-Probe Tomographic and First-Principles Study of the Interplay between Tungsten and Tantalum Atoms in Ni-based Superalloys.

Yaron Amouyal 1 , Zugang Mao 1 , Christopher Booth-Morrison 1 , David Seidman 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States

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11:00 AM - NN6
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11:30 AM - NN6.5
Characterisation of Samarium Doped Ceria Multilayer Thin Films for Fuel Cell Applications.

James Perkins 1 , Stuart Cook 1 , Srinivasan Rajagopalan 5 , Sarah Fearn 1 , Richard J Morris 4 , Chris Rouleau 2 , Geoff West 3 , Hans Christen 2 , Hamish Fraser 5 , Stephen Skinner 1 , John Kilner 1 , David McComb 1
1 Materials, Imperial College London, London United Kingdom, 5 Materials Science and Engineering, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, United States, 4 , University of Warwick, Coventry United Kingdom, 2 Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences, ORNL, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States, 3 , Loughborough University, Loughborough United Kingdom

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11:45 AM - NN6.6
EELS Study of Optical Properties of Noble-metal Nanostructures and Their Assemblies.

Shaul Aloni 1
1 Molecular foundry, LBNL, Berkeley, California, United States

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12:00 PM - NN6.7
A New Method for the Imaging of Surface Plasmons Using Phase Shifts in the Transmission Electron Microscope.

Vicki Keast 1 , Michael Gladys 1 , Tim Petersen 2 , Gerald Kothleitner 3 , Christian Dwyer 4
1 School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences, The University of Newcastle, Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, 2 Electron Microscope Unit, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, 3 Institute for Electron Microscopy, Graz University of Technology, Graz Austria, 4 Monash Centre for Electron Microscopy, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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12:15 PM - NN6.8
Nd Distribution in Nd-doped Polycrystalline YAG.

Xin Li 1 , Juan Idrobo 2 , Steve Pennycook 2 , Adam Stevenson 1 , Gary Messing 1 , Beth Dickey 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States, 2 Materials Science and Technology Division, Oak Ridge Nantional Lab, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States

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12:30 PM - NN6.9
Atomic Level Analysis of Amino Acids by the Scanning Atom Probe.

Osamu Nishikawa 1 , Masahiro Taniguchi 1 , Atsushi Ikai 2
1 , Kanazawa Institute of Technology, Nonoichi Japan, 2 , Tokyo Insitute of Technology, Yokohama Japan

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12:45 PM - NN6.10
Imaging Buried Organic-Inorganic Interfaces in Biominerals.

Lyle Gordon 1 , Derk Joester 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States

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NN7: Structure and Microstructure
Session Chairs
Michael Miller
Wednesday PM, December 02, 2009
Room 204 (Hynes)

2:30 PM - **NN7.1
Evolution of Alloy Microstructures at the Atomic Scale.

Emanuelle Marquis 1
1 Department of Materials, Oxford University, Oxford United Kingdom

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3:00 PM - **NN7.2
Ultra-high-vacuum Cs Corrected Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy (STEM) and the Measurement of Small Lattice Displacement by STEM.

Kazuo Furuya 1
1 , National Institute for Materials Science (NIMS), Tsukuba, Ibaraki Japan

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3:30 PM - NN7.3
Influence of Analysis Parameters on the Microstructural Characterization of Nanoscale Precipitates.

Ai Serizawa 1 , Michael Miller 1
1 Materials Science and Technology Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States

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3:45 PM - NN7.4
Hierarchical Nanostructures and Nanoscale Texture Measurements of Ultra-high Strength Aluminium Alloys.

Peter Liddicoat 1 , S. Ringer 1
1 Australian Key Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis, The University of Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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4:00 PM - NN7
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4:30 PM - NN7.5
Interface Atomic Structure of SiC/Ti3SiC2 by STEM and First Principles.

Wang Zhongchang 1 , Saito Mitsuhiro 1 , Tsukimoto Susumu 1 , Ikuhara Yuichi 1 2
1 , WPI Research Center, Advanced Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University, Sendai 980-8577 Japan, 2 , Institute of Engineering Innovation, University of Tokyo, Tokyo 113-8656 Japan

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4:45 PM - NN7.6
Properties of Multiferroic Interfaces from Atomic Displacements by STEM.

Hye Jung Chang 1 , A. Borisevich 1 , S. Kalinin 2 , O. Ovchinnikov 2 , R. Ramesh 3 , M. Huijben 4 , S. Pennycook 1
1 Materials Science Technology Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States, 2 Center for Nanophase Materials Science, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States, 3 Department of Physics, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States, 4 Science & Technology, University of Twente, Enschede Netherlands

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5:00 PM - NN7.7
EELS/STEM Investigation of Electronic Structure in Conducting LaAlO3/SrTiO3 and LaGaO3/SrTiO3 Epitaxial Heterojunctions.

Claudia Cantoni 1 , Jaume Gazquez 1 , Maria Varela 1 , Paolo Perna 2 5 , Davide Maccariello 2 , Umberto Scotti di Uccio 2 , Fabio Miletto Granozio 2 , Daniele Marre` 3 , I. Pallecchi 3 , M. Codda 3 , Stefano Gariglio 4 , Andrea Caviglia 4 , Nicolas Reyren 4 , Jean Marc Triscone 4
1 Materials Science & Technology Division , Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States, 2 CNR-INFM Coherentia and Dipartimento di Scienze Fisiche , Federico II University , Naples Italy, 5 IMDEA Nanociencia Campus, Universidad Autónoma de Madrid, Madrid Spain, 3 LAMIA CNR-INFM and Dipartimento di Scienze Fisiche, University of Genoa, Genoa Italy, 4 Condensed Matter Physics Department, DPMC, University of Geneva, Geneva Switzerland

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5:15 PM - NN7.8
Crystallite Size Analysis by Two-Dimensional XRD.

Bob He 1
1 , Bruker AXS, Madison, Wisconsin, United States

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5:30 PM - NN7.9
Quantitative Chemical Mapping of Engineered Interfaces in Quaternary III-V Semiconductor Heterostructures using Exit-Wave Retrieval High-Resolution Transmission Electron Microscopy.

Krishnamurthy Mahalingam 1 , Heather Haugan 1 , Gail Brown 1 , Kurt Eyink 1
1 , Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, United States

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5:45 PM - NN7.10
Polycrystalline Oxide Formation during Oxidation of (001) CuxNi1-x Binary Alloys Studied by In situ UHV-TEM.

Zhuoqun Li 1 , Katherine Rodgers 1 , Judith Yang 1
1 Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

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2009-12-03   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Manfred Ruehle Max-Planck-Institute for Metals Research
Larry Allard Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Joanne Etheridge Monash University
David Seidman Northwestern University
NN8: Segregation and Tomography
Session Chairs
David McComb
Thursday AM, December 03, 2009
Room 204 (Hynes)

9:30 AM - **NN8.1
Cs Corrected STEM Characterization of Atomic Structures and Segregation Atoms of Ceramic Interfaces.

Yuichi Ikuhara 1 2 3 , Scott Findaly 1 , Naoya Shibata 1 , Teruyasu Mizoguchi 1 , Takahisa Yamamoto 1 2
1 Institute of Engineering Innovation, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo Japan, 2 Nanostructures Research Laboratory, Japan Fine Ceramic Center, Nagoya Japan, 3 WPI Advanced Institute for Materials Research, Tohoku University, Sendai Japan

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10:00 AM - **NN8.2
Investigations of the Chemistry of Interfaces with Nanometer Resolution.

Krystyna Stiller 1 , Mattias Thuvander 1 , Marie Sonestedt 1 , Jonathan Weidow 1
1 , Applied Physics, Göteborg Sweden

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10:30 AM - NN8.3
Investigation of Organic Multilayers using Aberration-corrected HRTEM.

Soumaya Mauthoor 1 , Salahud Din 1 , David McComb 1 , Sandrine E. Heutz 1
1 Department of Materials and London Centre for Nanotechnology, Imperial College London, London United Kingdom

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