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2010 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

November 29-December 3, 2010 | Boston
Meeting Chairs
: Ana Claudia Arias, Robert F. Cook, Clemens Heske, Shu Yang

Symposium Z : Hierarchical Materials and Composites---Combining Length Scales from Nano to Macro

2010-11-29   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Milo S. P. Shaffer Imperial College London
Brian L. Wardle Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Gregory M. Odegard Michigan Technological University
Jun Hyuk Moon Sogang University
Z1/Y1: Joint Session: Hierarchical Materials and Nanomaterials Integration for Photonics
Session Chairs
Milo Shaffer
Monday AM, November 29, 2010
Ballroom B, 3rd floor (Hynes)

9:30 AM - **Z1.1/Y1.1
Multiscale Periodic Polymer Composites.

Edwin Thomas 1 , Henry Koh 1 , Mary Boyce 2 , Lifeng Wang 2 , Jae-Hwang Lee 1 , Jon Singer 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Mechanical Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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10:00 AM - **Z1.2/Y1.2
Stacking the Nanochemistry Deck.

Geoffrey Ozin 1
1 Chemistry , University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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10:30 AM - **Z1.3/Y1.3
Design and Patterning of Multiscale Functional Architectures.

Jennifer Lewis 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, United States

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11:00 AM -
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11:30 AM - **Z1.4/Y1.4
Plasmonic Metamaterials: From Negative-index Materials to Photovoltaics.

Albert Polman 1
1 , FOM Institute AMOLF, Amsterdam Netherlands

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12:00 PM - Z1.5/Y1.5
Modeling and Characterization of Nanostructured Photoemitters.

Vijay Narasimhan 1 2 , Samuel Rosenthal 1 2 , Daniel Riley 1 3 4 , Joel Jean 5 , Igor Bargatin 5 , Zhi-Xun Shen 1 3 4 , Yi Cui 1 2 , Nicholas Melosh 1 2 3
1 Geballe Laboratory for Advanced Materials, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States, 2 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States, 3 Stanford Institute for Materials and Energy Sciences, SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory, Menlo Park, California, United States, 4 Department of Physics and Applied Physics, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States, 5 Department of Electrical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States

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12:15 PM - Z1.6/Y1.6
Plasmonic Enhancement of Photocatalytic Reactions.

Wenbo Hou 1 , Zuwei Liu 2 , Prathamesh Pavaskar 3 , Stephen Cronin 3 1 2
1 Chemistry, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States, 2 Physics, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States, 3 Electrical Engineering, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States

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12:30 PM - Z1.7/Y1.7
Near-ultraviolet Sensor Based on Horizontal Low Temperature Solution Grown Zinc Oxide Nanowires.

Michael Swanwick 2 1 , Sieglinde Pfaendler 2 , Akintunde Akinwande 1 , Andrew Flewitt 2
2 Electrical Engineering, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom, 1 EECS, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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12:45 PM - Z1.8/Y1.8
Fabrication of High Performance Transparent Silver Electrode.

Sung Kyu Kang 1 , Seon Ho Kim 1 , Youn Jun Kim 1 , Sung Yang 1
1 , Kyung Hee University, Yongin Korea (the Republic of)

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Z2: Directed Assembly of Colloids I
Session Chairs
Jun Hyuk Moon
Monday PM, November 29, 2010
Room 313 (Hynes)

2:30 PM - **Z2.1
Growing Colloidal Polymers from Inorganic Nanoparticles.

Kun Liu 1 , Nie Zhihong 1 , Nana Zhao 1 , Wei Li 1 , Michael Rubinstein 2 , Eugenia Kumacheva 1
1 Chemistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 2 Chemistry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, North Carolina, United States

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3:00 PM - Z2.2
Formation of Non-close-packed Colloidal Crystals with Template-directed Self-assembly.

Deying Xia 1 2 , Vyom Sharma 1 , Chee Cheong Wong 2 , Craig Carter 1 , Yet-Ming Chiang 1
1 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 School of Materials Science and Engineering, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Singapore

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3:15 PM - Z2.3
Hierarchical Structure Fabrication by Evaporative Self Assembly of Nanoparticles on Microstructures.

Hyuk-Min Kwon 1 , Adam Paxson 1 , Kripa Varanasi 1
1 Department of Mechanical Engineeirng, M.I.T., Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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3:30 PM - Z2.4
Formation of Three-dimensional Colloidal Nanoparticle Superlattices in Spatially Controlled Locations and Probing the Formation Mechanism.

Chenguang Lu 1 , Austin Akey 1 , Irving Herman 1
1 Applied Physics and Applied Mathematics, Columbia Univeristy, New York, New York, United States

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3:45 PM - Z2.5
Facile Fabrication Routes for Viral Synthetic Hybrid Microparticles.

Christina Lewis 1 , Wui Siew Tan 2 , Daniel Pregibon 2 , Yan Lin 1 , Cuixian Yang 1 , Amy Manocchi 1 , Nicholas Horelik 1 , Kai Yuet 2 , Patrick Doyle 2 , Hyunmin Yi 1
1 Chemical and Biological Engineering, Tufts University, Arlington, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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4:00 PM - Z2.6
Energy Landscapes and Defects in Self-assembly with Precisely Patterned Polyhedral Units.

Jatinder Randhawa 1 , Levi Kanu 1 , Gursimranbir Singh 1 , David Gracias 1
1 Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States

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4:15 PM -
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Z3: Multiscale Carbon Nanotube Composites I
Session Chairs
Brian Wardle
Monday PM, November 29, 2010
Room 313 (Hynes)

4:30 PM - **Z3.1
Multifunctional Carbon Nanotube Composites.

David Lashmore 1 , Brian White 1 , Mark Schauer 1 , Chlesea Brennan 1 , Meghann White 1 , Cory Timoney 1
1 R&D, Nanocomp, Concord, New Hampshire, United States

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5:00 PM - Z3.2
Assembly of Carbon Nanotubes in Highly Organized Architectures.

Mei Zhang 1 2
1 Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering, FAMU-FSU College of Engineering, Tallahassee, Florida, United States, 2 High-Performance Materials Institute, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, United States

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5:15 PM - Z3.3
Forces in a Model for Solid-state Fabrication of Macroscopic Sheets and Yarns from Nanoscopic Carbon Nanotubes.

Alexander Kuznetsov 1 , Alexandre Fonseca 2 , Ray Baughman 1 , Anvar Zakhidov 1
1 Alan G. MacDiarmid NanoTech Institute, University of Texas at Dallas, Richardson, Texas, United States, 2 Departamento de Física, Instituto de Ciências Exatas (ICEx), Universidade Federal Fluminense, Volta Redonda, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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5:30 PM - **Z3.4
Assembly Strategies for Fully Aligned and and Dispersed Morphology Controlled Carbon Nanotube Reinforced Composites Grown in Net-shape.

Benjamin Farmer 1 , Mark Beard 2 , Oana Ghita 2 , Robert Allen 2 , Daniel Johns 3 , Ken Evans 2
1 , Airbus Operations Ltd., Bristol United Kingdom, 2 School of Engineering, Mathematics and Physical Science, University of Exeter, Exeter United Kingdom, 3 , EADS UK Ltd, Bristol United Kingdom

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Z4: Poster Session: Mesoscale Hierarchical Materials
Session Chairs
Monday PM, November 29, 2010
Exhibition Hall D (Hynes)

9:00 PM - Z4.1
Formation of Micro and Nanostructured Nickel/Silica and Nickel/Metal Composites by Electrodeposition of Mesoporous Silica onto Nickel Foam.

Nikolas Cordes 2 , Martin Bakker 2 1
2 Chemistry, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States, 1 Center for Materials for Information Technology, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States

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9:00 PM - Z4.10
Decontamination of Large Alkyl Halides Using a Mesoporous NaX Zeolite.

Min-Hong Lee 1 , David Doetschman 1 , Qing-Guo Meng 1 , Charles Kanyi 1 , Jurgen Schulte 1
1 Chemistry Department, SUNY Binghamton University, Binghamton, New York, United States

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9:00 PM - Z4.13
Mesoporous Zirconia Thin Films with 3-Dimensional Mesostructures and Their Application to pH-Switchable Membranes.

Young-Seon Ko 1 , Ki-Rim Lee 1 , Ji-Hoon Jang 1 , Young-Uk Kwon 1 2
1 Chemistry, Sungkyunkwan University, Suwon Korea (the Republic of), 2 SKKU Advanced Institute of Nanotechnology, Sungkyunkwan university, Suwon Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - Z4.14
Mesoporous Silicate Films with Tunable-size and Shape Channels Templated from Polystyrene-b-Poly(tert-butyl acrylate) by Supercritical Fluid Infusion.

Li Yao 1 , John Ell 1 , James Watkins 1
1 Department of Polymer Science and Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - Z4.15
The Adsorption of Organophosphates into Microporous and Mesoporous NaX Zeolites and Subsequent Chemistry.

Qingguo Meng 1 , David Doetschman 1 , Charles Kanyi 1 , Min-Hong Lee 1 , Jurgen Schulte 1
1 Chemistry, State University of New York, Binghamton University, Binghamton, New York, United States

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9:00 PM - Z4.16
Formation of Porous Silver, Nickel and Cobalt Monoliths by Solution Infiltration into Porous Silica Monoliths.

Franchessa Maddox Sayler 2 , Amy Grano 2 , Martin Bakker 2 1 , Jan-Henrik Smatt 3 , Mika Linden 3
2 Chemistry, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States, 1 Center for Materials for Information Technology, The University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, United States, 3 Physical Chemistry, Abo Akademi University, Turku Finland

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9:00 PM - Z4.17
Solvothermal Synthesis of Highly Hierarchical Urchin-like LiFePO4 Mesocrystals and LiFePO4/C Composites.

Jelena Popovic 1 , Markus Antonietti 1 , Maria-Magdalena Titirici 1
1 Colloids, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam Germany

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9:00 PM - Z4.18
Modeling Material Properties of Freestanding Nanoparticle Membranes.

Henry Chan 1 , Alexey Titov 1 , Lela Vukovic 1 , Jinbo He 2 , Petr Kral 1 , Heinrich Jaeger 2
1 Chemistry, Uinversity of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States, 2 Physics, Uinversity of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, United States

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9:00 PM - Z4.19
Templating with Silver Nanoparticle Morphologies: Gold plating, Shells, and Frames.

Matthew McEachran 1 , Vladimir Kitaev 1
1 Chemistry, Wilfrid Laurier University, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada

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9:00 PM - Z4.2
Nanostructured Carbohydrate-derived Carbonaceous Materials.

Shiori Kubo 1 , Robin White 1 , Markus Antonietti 1 , Maria-Magdalena Titirici 1
1 Colloid department, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces, Potsdam-Golm Germany

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9:00 PM - Z4.21
Organic-inorganic Hybridized Cubic Nanoassemblies Comprising Octahedral CeO2 Nanocrystals and Hexanedioic Acid.

Seiichi Takami 1 , Shunsuke Asahina 2 1 , Osamu Terasaki 3 4 , Tadafumi Adschiri 1
1 , Tohoku University, Sendai Japan, 2 , JEOL (Europe), Croissy-sur-Seine France, 3 , Stockholm University, Stockholm Sweden, 4 , KAIST, Daejeon Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - Z4.22
Heterogeneous Colloidal Clusters of Differently Modified Silica Spheres.

Che Ho Lim 1 , Shin-Hyun Kim 1 , Tae Soup Shim 1 , Seung-Man Yang 1
1 Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, KAIST, Daejeon Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - Z4.24
Fabrication of Hierarchical Janus Pillars and Their Bending Characteristics.

Hyunsik Yoon 1 , Kahp Y. Suh 2 , Kookheon Char 1
1 School of Chemical and Biological Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul Korea (the Republic of), 2 School of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - Z4.25
Controlling Ice Formation on Microstructured Superhydrophobic Surfaces.

Lidiya Mishchenko 1 , Benjamin Hatton 1 2 , J. Ashley Taylor 3 , Vaibhav Bahadur 1 , Tom Krupenkin 3 , Joanna Aizenberg 1 2
1 School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Wyss Institute of Biologically Inspired Engineering, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, United States

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9:00 PM - Z4.26
Directed Rebounding of Droplets by Microscale Surface Roughness Gradients.

Xuemei Chen 1 , Bernard Malouin 2 , Nikhil Koratkar 2 , Amir Hirsa 2 , Zuankai Wang 1
1 Department of Manufacturing Engineering and Engineering Management, City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong China, 2 Department of Mechanical, Aerospace and Nuclear engineering, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, New York, United States

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9:00 PM - Z4.27
Holographically-defined Titania Electrodes for Dye-sensitized Solar Cells.

Chang Yeol Cho 1 , Woo-Min Jin 1 , Ji-Hwan Kang 1 , Ju-Hwan Shin 1 , Jun Hyuk Moon 1
1 Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, Sogang University, Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - Z4.28
Analysis of Partially-cured Imprinting Patterns by Rheometry and Kinetics.

Rhokyun Kwak 1 , Kahp Y. Suh 1
1 Mechanical Engineering, Seoul National University, Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - Z4.29
Biomimetic Hierarchical Surfaces for Abhesive Applications.

Yi Lin 1 , Christopher Wohl 1 , Marcus Belcher 1 , Brad Atkins 3 , John Connell 2
1 , National Institute of Aerospace, Hampton, Virginia, United States, 3 Langley Aerospace Research Summer Scholars Program, NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, Virginia, United States, 2 Advanced Materials and Processing Branch, NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, Virginia, United States

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9:00 PM - Z4.3
Multi-scale Slurry Templating for Thermal Wick Material Systems.

Keri Ledford 1 , Jason Nadler 1 , Stephanie Lin 1
1 Electro-Optical Systems Laboratory, Georgia Tech Research Institute, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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9:00 PM - Z4.30
The Balancing Act: Engineering Order/Disorder in Multiscale Nanoparticle Arrays for Multiplexed Sensing.

Svetlana Boriskina 1 , Sylvanus Lee 1 , Jacob Trevino 1 , Bo Yan 1 , Linglu Yang 1 , Bjoern Reinhard 1 , Luca Dal Negro 1
1 , Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - Z4.4
Structural and Optical Properties of Faujasite-type Zeolite Loaded with ZnO Nanoparticles.

A. Escobedo-Morales 1 2 , Amado Garcia-Ruiz 3 , A. Aguilar 2 , E. Rubio-Rosas 4 , R. Perez 5
1 Facultad de Ingeniería Química, Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla, Puebla, Puebla, Mexico, 2 Instituto de Ciencias Físicas, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Cuernavaca, Morelos, Mexico, 3 UPIICSA-COFAA, Instituto Politécnico Nacional, México, D. F., Distrito Federal, Mexico, 4 Centro Universitario de Vinculación, Benemérita Universidad Autónoma de Puebla, Puebla, Puebla, Mexico, 5 Centro de Física Aplicada y Tecnología Avanzada, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Santiago de Querétaro, Querétaro, Mexico

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9:00 PM - Z4.6
Silica Particles with Hierarchical Porosity Obtained by Microemulsion Templating.

Nick Carroll 1 , Jhoan Torro-Mendoza 1 , Peter Crowder 1 , Plamen Atanassov 1 , David Weitz 2 , Dimiter Petsev 1
1 Chemical and Nuclear Engineering, University fo New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 2 School of Engineering and Applied Science, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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