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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 PM, 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 - Z1/Y1: JointY
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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 - Z2: Colloids I
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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
Tuesday AM, November 30, 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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9:00 PM - Z4.7
Macroporous Carbon Monoliths with Large Surface Area for Electric Double-layer Capacitor.

George Hasegawa 1 , Kazuyoshi Kanamori 1 , Kazuki Nakanishi 1 , Teiichi Hanada 1
1 , Kyoto University, Kyoto Japan

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2010-11-30   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
Z5: Hierarchically-structured Surfaces
Session Chairs
Gregory Odegard
Tuesday AM, November 30, 2010
Room 313 (Hynes)

9:30 AM - **Z5.1
Hierarchically Wrinkled Structures in Multilayered Thin Films.

Pil Yoo 1
1 School of Chemical Engineering and SKKU Advanced Institute of Nanotechnology (SAINT), Sungkyunkwan University, Suwon, Gyunggi-Do, Korea (the Republic of)

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10:00 AM - Z5.2
Bacterial Biofilm: Natural Hierarchical Surface with Liquid Repellency.

Alexander Epstein 1 , Joanna Aizenberg 1 2 3
1 School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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10:15 AM - Z5.3
Surface Characterization of Butterfly Wings.

Nandula Wanasekara 1 , Vijaya Chalivendra 1
1 , University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, North Dartmouth, Massachusetts, United States

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10:30 AM - Z5.4
Fabrication of Hierarchical Pillar Arrays from Thermoplastic and Photosensitive SU-8.

Shu Yang 1 , Ying Zhang 1 , Chia-Tai Lin 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

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10:45 AM - Z5.5
Biomimetic, Hierarchical Polymer Nanostructures and Their Applications.

Philseok Kim 1 2 3 , Alexander Epstein 1 , Wilmer Adorno 1 , Lauren Zarzar 2 , Baptiste Salley 1 , Sylvain Caron 1 , Vaibhav Bahadur 1 , Joanna Aizenberg 1 2 3
1 School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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11:00 AM - Z5: Surfaces
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Z6: Directed Assembly of Colloids II
Session Chairs
Jun Hyuk Moon
Tuesday PM, November 30, 2010
Room 313 (Hynes)

11:30 AM - **Z6.1
DNA-mediated Self-assembly of Small Colloidal Clusters.

Guangnan Meng 2 , Jesse Collins 1 , Natalie Arkus 1 , Michael Brenner 1 , Vinothan Manoharan 1 2
2 Department of Physics, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 1 School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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12:00 PM - Z6.2
The Self-assembly of 2D Surfaces or Membranes from Rod-like Molecules.

Edward Barry 1 , Zvonimir Dogic 1
1 , Brandeis University, Waltham, Massachusetts, United States

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12:15 PM - Z6.3
Graphene Oxide-polymer Composites via Emulsion Polymerization.

Suelen Barg 1 , Eduardo Saiz 1 , Ling Wong 2 , Ukrit Thamma 1 , Goki Eda 1 , Angelika Menner 2 , Alexander Bismarck 1 , Manish Chhowalla 2
1 Materials Department, Center for advanced structural ceramics, Imperial College, London United Kingdom, 2 Chemical Engineering Department, Polymer & Composite Engineering (PaCE) Group, Imperial College , London United Kingdom

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12:30 PM - Z6.4
Synthesis of Armored Bubbles and Thin Shell Vesicles from Hydrophilic Plate-like Nanoparticles.

Anand Subramaniam 1 , Jiandi Wan 2 , Arvind Gopinath 3 , Howard Stone 2
1 School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Department of Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States, 3 Department of Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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Z7: Hierarchically-structured Foams
Session Chairs
Gregory Odegard
Tuesday PM, November 30, 2010
Room 313 (Hynes)

2:30 PM - Z7.1
Hierarchical Phononic Networks: Controlling Spatial Dispersion over Multiple Length Scales.

Cheong Yang Koh 1 2 , Edwin Thomas 1 2
1 Materials Science and Engineering, massachusetts institute of technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Institute for Soldier Nanotechnologies, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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2:45 PM - Z7.2
Mechanical Performance of Tubular Microtruss Materials Reinforced With Nanocrystalline Sleeves.

Eral Bele 1 , Mishaal Azhar 1 , Glenn Hibbard 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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3:00 PM - Z7.3
Auxetic Elastomers by Design.

Brian Greviskes 1 , Mary Boyce 2 1 , Simona Socrate 2 1 , Christopher Boyce 2 1
1 , Infinite Corridor Technology, LLC, Winchester, Massachusetts, United States, 2 , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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3:15 PM - Z7.4
Bio-inspired Hierarchical Composite for Blast Mitigation: Fabrication Methods and Energy Absorption Characterization.

Juliana Bernal Ostos 1 , Renaud Rinaldi 1 , Luke Miller 2 , Chris Hammetter 3 , Biraja Kanungo 1 , Alan Jacobsen 4 , Frank Zok 1 , Galen Stucky 2 1
1 Materials, UC Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States, 2 Chemistry and Biochemistry, UC Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States, 3 Mechanical Engineering, UC Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States, 4 , HRL Laboratories, Malibu, California, United States

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3:30 PM - Z7.5
Structure-property Correlations in Hierarchically-structured, Freeze-cast Composite Scaffolds.

Philipp Hunger 1 , Amalie Donius 1 , Jenell Smith 1 , Theresa Freeman 2 , Ulrike G. Wegst 1
1 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 2 Department of Orthopedic Surgery, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

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3:45 PM - Z7.6
Fabrication of Nano-macro Porous Glass and Glass-ceramic Scaffolds for Hard Tissue Engineering.

Shaojie Wang 1 , Hassan Moawad 1 , Yuliya Vueva 2 , Ahmad Rashad 3 , Manal Saad 3 , Matthias Falk 4 , Mona Marei 3 , Rui Almeida 2 , Himanshu Jain 1
1 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States, 2 Departamento de Engenharia de Materiais / ICEMS, Instituto Superior Técnico/TULisbon, Lisbon Portugal, 3 Faculty of Dentistry, University of Alexandria, Alexandria Egypt, 4 Department of Biological Sciences, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States

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4:00 PM - Z7: Foams
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Z8: Multiscale Carbon Nanotube Composites II
Session Chairs
Brian Wardle
Tuesday PM, November 30, 2010
Room 313 (Hynes)

4:30 PM - Z8.1
Plastic Buckling and Foam-Like Compressive Behavior of Carbon Nanotube Arrays.

Matthew Maschmann 1 2 , Qiuhong Zhang 1 , Liming Dai 3 , Jeff Baur 1
1 RXBC, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, United States, 2 , Universal Technology Corporation, Beavercreek, Ohio, United States, 3 Chemical Engineering, Case Western University, Cleveland, Ohio, United States

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4:45 PM - **Z8.2
Developments in Polymer /Carbon Nanotube Composite Films and Fibers.

Satish Kumar 1
1 , Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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5:15 PM - Z8.3
Self Assembly of Carbon Nanotubes to Aramid Fibers for Enhanced Electrical Conductivity.

Gregory Ehlert 1 , Yirong Lin 1 , Henry Sodano 1
1 School of Mechanical, Aerospace, Chemical and Materials Engineering, Arizona State University, Tempe, Arizona, United States

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5:30 PM - Z8.4
Diameter Dependence of Mechanical Properties of Polymer-nanotube Composite Fibres: Differentiating Defects from Orientation Effects.

Karen Young 1 , Fiona Blighe 1 , Ian Kinloch 2 , Alan Windle 3 , Libo Deng 2 , Robert Young 2 , Juan Vilatela 3 , Jonathan Coleman 1
1 School of Physics, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin 2 Ireland, 2 North West Composite Science Centre and School of Materials, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL United Kingdom, 3 Department of Materials Science and Metallurgy, University of Cambridge, Pembroke Street, Cambridge CB2 3QZ United Kingdom

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5:45 PM - Z8.5
High Speed Water Sterilization Using One-dimensional Nanostructures.

David Schoen 1 , Alia Schoen 1 , Liangbing Hu 1 , Sarah Heilshorn 1 , Yi Cui 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States

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Z9: Poster Session: Hierarchical Nanocomposites
Session Chairs
Wednesday AM, December 01, 2010
Exhibition Hall D (Hynes)

9:00 PM - Z9.1
High Electromechanical Response of Ionic Polymer Actuators with Controlled-morphology Aligned Carbon Nanotube/Nafion Nanocomposite Electrodes.

Yang Liu 1 , Sheng Liu 1 , Hulya Cebeci 2 , Roberto de Villoria 2 , Jun-Hong Lin 3 , Brian Wardle 2 , Q. Zhang 1 3
1 Department of Electrical Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States, 2 Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, The Pennsylvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States

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9:00 PM - Z9.10
Nanoscale Fingerprints of Superior Thermo-mechanical Properties in Nanocomposites.

Elif Ozden 1 , Kaan Bilge 1 , Yusuf Ziya Menceloglu 1 , Ali Rana Atilgan 1 , Melih Papila 1
1 , Sabanci University, Istanbul Turkey

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9:00 PM - Z9.11
Structural and Permeability Characterization of Micron-scaled Reticulated Copper Foams.

Stephanie Lin 1 2 , Jason Kulpe 2 1 , Jason Nadler 1 2
1 , Georgia Tech Research Institute, Atlanta , Georgia, United States, 2 Material Science and Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta , Georgia, United States

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9:00 PM - Z9.12
Nanoindentation as a Local, Micron-scale Spectroscopy Probe of Creep (Viscoelastic and Viscoplastic) in Composites and Hierarchical Materials.

Joseph Jakes 1 2 , Donald Stone 2
1 , USDA Forest Products Laboratory, Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Wisconsin - Madison, Madison, Wisconsin, United States

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9:00 PM - Z9.13
Nanostructure and Molecular Mechanics of Spider Dragline Silk Protein Assemblies.

Sinan Keten 1 , Markus Buehler 1
1 Department of Civil and Environmental Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - Z9.14
Structural Hierarchy of Butter.

Tamara Rashevskaya 1 , Anatoliy Ukrainets 1
1 , National University of Food Technologies, Kiev Ukraine

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9:00 PM - Z9.15
Nanoscale Interfaces: Structure, Mechanical Properties and Energy Transfer Mechanisms.

Zhiping Xu 1 2 , Markus Buehler 2
1 Engineering Mechanics, Tsinghua University, Beijing, Beijing, China, 2 Civil and Environmental Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - Z9.16
Clay-polymer Thin Films for Imparting Flame Retardant Behavior to Foam and Fibers.

Jaime Grunlan 1 2 3
1 Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, United States, 2 Chemical Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, United States, 3 Materials Science and Engineering Program, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, United States

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9:00 PM - Z9.17
Fabrication of Porous Hollow Spheres by Anodization of Metals.

Takashi Yanagishita 1 2 , Masahiko Imaizumi 1 , Kazuyuki Nishio 1 2 , Hideki Masuda 1 2
1 , Tokyo Metropolitan Univ., Tokyo Japan, 2 , KAST, Kanagawa Japan

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9:00 PM - Z9.18
Bio-inspired Composites for Energy Absorption: Using Functionality to Study Surface Interactions.

Luke Miller 1 , Juliana Bernal Ostos 2 , Renaud Rinaldi 2 , Alan Jacobsen 3 , Frank Zok 2 , Galen Stucky 1 2
1 Chemistry and Biochemistry, UC-Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States, 2 Materials Department, UC-Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States, 3 , HRL Laboratories, LLC , Malibu, California, United States

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9:00 PM - Z9.19
Efficient and Environmentally Friendly Preparation Method of Porous Membranes: Control of Columnar Pores by Uni-directional Freezing.

Min Kyung Lee 1 , Hye Seung Lee 1 , Sinwoo Kim 1 , Jonghwi Lee 1
1 Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Chung-Ang University, Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - Z9.2
Conductive Nano-brush Synthesized by Physical Grafting of Conducting Polymers on Carbon Nanotube.

Kaushalkumar Purohit 1 , Maureen Mirville 1 , Sze Yang 1 , Arun Shukla 2 , Vijaya Chalivendra 3
1 Chemistry Dept., Univ of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island, United States, 2 Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, Univ of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island, United States, 3 Dept. of Mechanical Engineering, University of Massachusetts, Dartmouth, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - Z9.20
Hierarchical Acousto-optical Crystals.

Martin Maldovan 1 , Edwin Thomas 1
1 , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - Z9.21
Engineering the Stability of Micropost Clusters by Surface Chemistry.

Mariko Matsunaga 1 , Joanna Aizenberg 1
1 , Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - Z9.22
SEM In-situ Micro-compression of Dense Carbon Nanotube Brushes.

Siddhartha Pathak 1 , William Mook 1 , Z. Goknur Cambaz 2 , Kilian Wasmer 5 , Yury Gogotsi 4 3 , Johann Michler 1
1 Mechanics of Materials and Nanostructures Laboratory, EMPA - Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Thun Switzerland, 2 Department of Electronic and Communication Engineering, Cankaya University, Ankara Turkey, 5 Advanced Materials Processing Laboratory, EMPA - Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Thun Switzerland, 4 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 3 A.J. Drexel Nanotechnology Institute, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

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9:00 PM - Z9.4
Cu/Nb Nanocomposite Wires Processed by Severe Plastic Deformation: Effects of the Multi-scale Microstructure on the Mechanical Properties.

Ludovic Thilly 1 , Florence Lecouturier 2 , Jean-Baptiste Dubois 1 2 , Vanessa Vidal 3 , Pierre-Olivier Renault 1
1 Pprime Institute, University of Poitiers, Futuroscope France, 2 , LNCMI, Toulouse France, 3 , Institut Clément Ader, Albi France

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9:00 PM - Z9.5
Metal/Semiconductor Nanocomposites of Magnetically-doped Semiconductors.

Tomasz Dietl 1 2 , Maciej Sawicki 1 , Alberta Bonanni 3 , Shinji Kuroda 4 , Nevill Gonzalez Szwacki 2 , Jacek Majewski 2
1 , Institute of Physics, Polish Academy of Sciences, Warszawa Poland, 2 , University of Warsaw, Warszawa Poland, 3 , Kepler University, Linz Austria, 4 , University of Tsukuba, Tsukuba Japan

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9:00 PM - Z9.6
Microstructural Modeling of Electro-mechanical Sensing and Damage Modes in Multi-wall Carbon Nanotube Polymer Composites.

S. Xu 1 , K. Peters 1 , M. Zikry 1 , O. Rezvanian 1
1 Mechanical Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

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9:00 PM - Z9.7
Methods for Growing Aligned Carbon Nanotubes on Carbon Fiber that Preserve Fiber Properties.

Stephen Steiner III 1 , Richard Li 1 , Roberto Guzman de Villoria 1 , Brian Wardle 1
1 Department of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - Z9.8
Structure-property Relationship of Micron Sized Rubber Particle Dispersed Nanoclay Filled Epoxy Composite.

Dharmaraj Raghavan 1
1 Department of Chemistry, Howard University, Washington, District of Columbia, United States

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9:00 PM - Z9.9
Carbon-epoxy Composite Nano-structure with an Interlocked 3D Periodic Network.

Jae-hwang Lee 1 2 , Edwin Thomas 1 2
1 Materials Science and Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Institute for Soldier Nanotechnology, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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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
Z10: Mechanisms in Hierarchical Systems
Session Chairs
Brian Wardle
Wednesday AM, December 01, 2010
Room 313 (Hynes)

9:30 AM - **Z10.1
Hierarchical Multi-scale Modeling of Composite Materials and Bonded Structure.

Jonathan Gosse 1 , Andrea Browning 1
1 Structural Technology, Boeing, Seattle, Washington, United States

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10:00 AM - Z10.2
Shape Memory Effect of Co-continuous Polymer Composites.

Lifeng Wang 1 , Jacky Lau 1 , Mary Boyce 1
1 Mechanical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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10:15 AM - Z10.3
Multiscale Analysis of Amyloid Protein Materials: Structural and Mechanical Properties from the Atomistic to the Microscale.

Raffaella Paparcone 1 , Steven Cranford 1 2 , Markus Buehler 1 2 3
1 Civil and Environmental Engineering Department, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Center for Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Center for Computational Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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10:30 AM - Z10.4
Lessons in Abalone Shell Toughness Applied to Hierarchical Composites.

Horacio Espinosa 1 , Allison Juster 1 , Felix Latourte 1 , Owen Loh 1 , David Gregoire 1 , Pablo Zavattieri 2
1 Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States, 2 Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States

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10:45 AM - Z10.5
Deformation Behavior of Natural Wood Having Hierarchical Structure Under A Compression State.

Tsunehisa Miki 1 , Hiroyuki Sugimoto 1 , Kozo Kanayama 1
1 Materials Research Institute for Sustainable Development, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Nagoya Japan

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