Symposium BI02 : Materials Innovation for Sustainable Agriculture and Energy

2017-11-27   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Swadeshmukul Santra, University of Central Florida
Michael Molinari, Universite de Reims Champagne Ardenne
Nicole Labbe, University of Tennessee
Loukas Petridis, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
BI02.01: Non-Traditional Plant and Soil Treatments
Session Chairs
Ashok Mulchandani
Swadeshmukul Santra
Monday AM, November 27, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Gardner AB

8:30 AM - *BI02.01.01
Novel Copper Composites and Magnesium Oxide Nanomaterials against Copper-Tolerant Strains of Xanthomonas Perforans and Bacterial Spot of Tomato

Mathews Paret 1
1 Department of Plant Pathology, University of Florida, Gainsville, Florida, United States

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9:00 AM - BI02.01.02
T-SOL a Non-Nano Copper Alternative Antimicrobial for the Management of Citrus Canker and HLB

Tyler Maxwell 2 1 , Smruti Das 2 , Parthiban Rajasekaran 2 , Mikhael Soliman 2 3 , Ziyang Huang 2 1 , Ali Ozcan 2 1 , Mikaeel Young 2 4 , Laurene Tetard 2 3 5 , Swadeshmukul Santra 2 1 4
2 NanoScience Technology Center, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States, 1 Chemistry, University of Central Florida, Winter Haven, Florida, United States, 3 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States, 4 Burnett School of Biomedical Science, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States, 5 Physics, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States

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9:15 AM - BI02.01.03
Nanoscale Nutrients Suppress Plant Disease and Increase Crop Yield

Jason White 1 , Roberto De La Torre Roche 1 , Jorge Gardea-Torresdey 2 , Christian Dimkpa 3 , Wade Elmer 1 , Nubia Zuverza Mena 1
1 , Connecticut Agricultural Experiment Station, New Haven, Connecticut, United States, 2 , University of Texas at El Paso, El Paso, Texas, United States, 3 , IFDC, Muscle Shoals, Alabama, United States

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9:30 AM - BI02.01.04
Targeted Delivery of Antibiotics in Plants through Silk-Based Materials

Yunteng Cao 1 , Benedetto Marelli 1
1 , MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:45 AM - BI02.01.05
Fixed-Quat—A Non-Metal Alternative to Copper Biocides

Mikaeel Young 2 5 , Ali Ozcan 2 3 , Parthiban Rajasekaran 2 , Preeti Kumrah 5 , Monty Myers 1 , Evan Johnson 1 4 , James Graham 1 4 , Swadeshmukul Santra 2 3 5
2 NSTC, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States, 5 Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States, 3 Chemistry, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States, 1 IFAS, University of Florida, Ft. Pierce, Florida, United States, 4 Plant Pathology, University of Florida, Lake Alfred, Florida, United States

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10:00 AM -
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10:30 AM - *BI02.01.06
Aquatic and Cellular Toxicity Assessment for Commercially Viable Agriculture Biocide—ZinkicideTM

Parthiban Rajasekaran 1 , Mikaeel Young 1 , Mitsushita Doomra 1 , Tyler Maxwell 1 , Swadeshmukul Santra 1
1 , NanoScience Technology Center/UCF, Orlando, Florida, United States

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11:00 AM - BI02.01.07
Stabilization and Delivery of Rhizobacteria to Mitigate Soil Salinity

Augustine Zvinavashe 1 , Benedetto Marelli 1
1 , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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11:15 AM - BI02.01.08
Programmable Ecosystems—Engineered Environments for the Study of Field Conditions

Ludovico Cademartiri 1 , Oskar Siemianowski 1 , Kara Lind 1 , Xinchun Tian 1
1 , Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, United States

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11:30 AM - BI02.01.09
Enhancing the Efficiency of Agricultural Sprays through In Situ Precipitation

Maher Damak 1 , Seyed Reza Mahmoudi 1 , Nasim Hyder 1 , Kripa Varanasi 1
1 , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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4:30 PM -
Panel Discussion: Mark Losego, Michael Chabinyc, Daniel King, David Bahr, Rebecca Kramer-Bottiglio

BI02.02: Tools and Sensors for Plant and Soil Characterization
Session Chairs
Michael Molinari
Swadeshmukul Santra
Monday PM, November 27, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Gardner AB

2:00 PM - BI02.02.01
Rapid Detection of Pesticide Concentrations in Citrus Leaf Tissue

Charles Edmunds 1 , Mikhael Soliman 2 , Laurene Tetard 2 , Swadeshmukul Santra 2 , Nicole Labbe 1
1 Center for Renewable Carbon, The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, United States, 2 Nanoscience Technology Center, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States

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2:15 PM - BI02.02.02
In Situ Zn2+ Detection Using a Novel Two Step Square Wave Anodic Stripping Voltammetry-Based Needle-Type Microsensor for Citrus Plant Applications

Jared Church 1 , Woo Hyoung Lee 1
1 , University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States

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2:30 PM - BI02.02.03
Understanding the Uptake and Translocation of Zinc-Based Treatments in Citrus Plants to Combat Citrus Greening Disease

Mikhael Soliman 5 1 , Warren Edmunds 2 , Parthiban Rajasekaran 5 , Mikaeel Young 5 , Nicole Labbe 2 , Swadeshmukul Santra 5 1 3 , Laurene Tetard 5 1 4
5 Nanoscience Technology Center, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States, 1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States, 2 Center for Renewable Carbon, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Knoxville, Tennessee, United States, 3 Chemistry, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States, 4 Physics, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States

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2:45 PM -
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3:15 PM - *BI02.02.04
A Nanoscale View of Plant Tissues and Their Response to External Stresses

Laurene Tetard 1
1 NanoScience Technology Center, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States

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3:45 PM - *BI02.02.05
Scalable Manufacturing of Graphene-Based Biosensors for In-Field Fertilizer and Pesticide Sensing

Jonathan Claussen 1 , John Hondred 1 , Suprem Das 1 , Igor Medintz 2 , Joyce Breger 2 , Nathaniel Garland 1
1 , Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, United States, 2 , U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, District of Columbia, United States

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4:15 PM - BI02.02.06
Application of Calixarene Grafted Magnetite Nanomaterials in Removal of Paraquat and Diquat Herbicides

Pratibha Kumari 1
1 , Deshbandhu College, University of Delhi, Delhi India

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4:30 PM - BI02.02.07
Fertilizer Based on Nanocomposites Urea-Mineral Phosphates for Efficient Supply of Phosphorus in Acid Soils

Amanda Giroto 1 2 , Gelton Guimarães 2 , Caue Ribeiro de Oliveira 2
1 , Univ Federal-Sao Carlos, Sao Carlos Brazil, 2 LNNA, Embrapa Instrumentation, Sao Carlos, Sao Paulo, Brazil

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2017-11-28   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Swadeshmukul Santra, University of Central Florida
Michael Molinari, Universite de Reims Champagne Ardenne
Nicole Labbe, University of Tennessee
Loukas Petridis, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
BI02.03: Biomass Processing and Modeling
Session Chairs
Nicole Labbe
Loukas Petridis
Tuesday AM, November 28, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Gardner AB

8:45 AM - *BI02.03.01
Real-Time SANS Visualization of Hierarchical Structural Changes During Thermochemical Reactions

Sai Venkatesh Pingali 1
1 , Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States

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9:15 AM - BI02.03.02
Co-Production of Cellulosic Nanocrystals and Biofuel Precursors with Cellulase Enzymes

Peter Ciesielski 1 , John Yarbrough 1 , Ruoran Zhang 1 , Yannick Bomble 1 , Stephen Decker 1 , Michael Himmel 1
1 , National Renewable Energy Lab, Golden, Colorado, United States

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9:30 AM - BI02.03.03
Multi-Scale Modeling of Materials Derived from Hydrothermal Processing of Biomass

Diego López Barreiro 1 , Francisco Martin-Martinez 1 , Markus Buehler 1
1 , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:45 AM - BI02.03.04
Development Progress in Constructing Atomic Scale Models of Diverse Lignins

Josh Vermaas 1 , Loukas Petridis 2 , Gregg Beckham 1 , Michael Crowley 1
1 , National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, Colorado, United States, 2 , Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States

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10:00 AM -
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BI02.04: Cellulosic and Lignocellulosic Materials
Session Chairs
Nicole Labbe
Michael Molinari
Tuesday AM, November 28, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Gardner AB

10:30 AM - *BI02.04.01
Lignocellulosic Bioinspired Assemblies as Templates for Characterizing Plant Cell Walls and Designing Nano-Biocomposite Materials

Brigitte Chabbert 1 2 , Michael Molinari 3 , Véronique Aguié-Béghin 1 2
1 , INRA, Reims France, 2 , University of Reims Champagne Ardenne, Reims France, 3 Laboratoire de Recherches en Nanosciences, University of Reims Champagne Ardenne, Reims France

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11:00 AM - BI02.04.02
Quality and Biorenewable Carbon Fiber from Fractionated Lignin

Qiang Li 1 , Shangxian Xie 1 , Wilson Serem 1 , Joshua Yuan 1
1 , Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, United States

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11:15 AM - BI02.04.03
Lignin Based Thermally Conductive Materials for 3D-Printing Applications

Ngoc Nguyen 1 , Sietske H. Barnes 1 , Kelly M. Meek 1 , Jong Keum 2 , Amit Naskar 1
1 Materials Science and Technology Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States, 2 Center for Nanophase Materials Sciences, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States

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11:30 AM - BI02.04.04
Single Molecule Force Spectroscopy as a Tool to Analyze Intermolecular Interactions between Lignocellulosic Polymers for Agromaterial Applications

Carlos Marcuello 1 2 , Brigitte Chabbert 1 , Michael Molinari 2 , Véronique Aguié-Béghin 1
1 , Institute National de la Recherche Agronomique (INRA), Reims France, 2 , Laboratoire de Recherche en Nanosciences (LRN), Reims France

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11:45 AM - BI02.04.05
Study of the Hydrophobic and Mechanical Properties of Cellulose from Soybean Hulls and Paper Fiber Based on Kraft Type Cellulose

Oxana Kharissova 1 , Blanca Montes Mejia 1
1 , UANL, Monterrey Mexico

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BI02.05: Crop Protection and Food Safety
Session Chairs
Philip Demokritou
Swadeshmukul Santra
Tuesday PM, November 28, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Gardner AB

1:30 PM - *BI02.05.01
Silk Fibroin-Based Edible Coatings to Control Crops’ Post-Harvest Physiology

Benedetto Marelli 1 , Fiorenzo Omenetto 2
1 , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Biomedical Engineering, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, United States

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2:00 PM - BI02.05.02
Aptamer Based Biosensors for Real-Time Detection of Foodborne Pathogens Using pH-Responsive Polymer Nanobrushes and Platinum Nanoparticles Platforms

Suleiman Althawab 1 , Daniela Oliveira 1 , Lucas Rua 1 , Nicholas Cavallaro 3 , Eric McLamore 3 , Carmen Gomes 1 2
1 Biological and Agricultural Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, United States, 3 Agricultural and Biological Engineering , University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States, 2 Mechanical Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, United States

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2:15 PM - BI02.05.03
Absorption of Ethylene on Membranes Containing Potassium Permanganate Loaded into Nanofibers of Alumina or Carbon with Alumina Nanoparticles

Ashkan Tirgar 1 , Daewoo Han 1 , Andrew Steckl 1
1 Nanoelectronics Laboratory, Electrical Engineering and Computing Systems, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

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2:30 PM -
DISCUSSION TIME

2:45 PM -
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3:15 PM - *BI02.05.05
An Antimicrobial Targeted and Precision Delivery Platform Using Engineered Water Nanostructures (EWNS) for Food Safety Applications

Nachiket Vaze 1 , Georgios Pyrgiotakis 1 , Mary Eleftheriadou 1 , Philip Demokritou 1
1 Center for Nanotechnology and Nanotoxicology, Harvard University, T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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3:45 PM - BI02.05.06
Bacteria-Repellent Self-Cleaning Food-Contact Surfaces for Improved Food Safety

Jun Kyun Oh 1 , Luis Cisneros-Zevallos 1 , Mustafa Akbulut 1
1 , Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, United States

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4:00 PM - BI02.05.07
Non-Natural DNA Barcodes Encapsulated with Silica Nanoparticles as Track&Trace Tools in Food Technologies

Robert Grass 1 , Wendelin Stark 1 , Michela Puddu 1 , Daniela Paunescu 1
1 , ETH Zurich, Zurich Switzerland

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4:15 PM - BI02.05.08
The Supercapacitor Performance Evaluation of Modified Tungsten Oxide-Based Nanostructures and Their Biosensing Applications

Pankaj Kumar 1 , Prashant Sarswat 1 , Michael Free 1
1 , Univ of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, United States

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4:30 PM - *BI02.05.09
Nanosensors for Onsite Detection of Citrus Greening Disease (Huanglongbing)

Thien-Toan Tran 1 , Hui Wang 5 , Pankaj Ramnani 2 , Tung Pham 2 , Claudia Villarreal 3 , Kelley Clark 4 , Gang Liu 5 , Wenbo Ma 4 , Ashok Mulchandani 2 3
1 Department of Bioengineering, University of California, Riverside, Riverside, California, United States, 5 Key Laboratory of Modern Precision Agriculture System Integration Research, Ministry of Education and Key Laboratory of Agricultural Information Acquisition Technology, Ministry of Agriculture, China Agricultural University, Beijing China, 2 Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Riverside, Riverside, California, United States, 3 Materials Science and Engineering Program, University of California, Riverside, Riverside, California, United States, 4 Department of Plant Pathology and Micribiology, University of California, Riverside, Riverside, California, United States

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BI02.06: Poster Session
Session Chairs
Tuesday PM, November 28, 2017
Hynes, Level 1, Hall B

8:00 PM - BI02.06.02
Green Synthesis of Silver Nanoparticles Using a Melissa Officinalis Leaf Extract with Antibacterial Properties

Alvaro de Jesús Baltazar 1 , Ramiro Pérez 1
1 Nanotechnology, Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México, Querétaro, Querétaro, Mexico

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.03
Thermal and Magnetic Field Path Dependence of Large Magnetoresistance and Magnetocaloric Effect in Off-Stoichiometric Ni45Mn44Sn11 Heusler Alloy

Tanmay Chabri 1 , Venimadhav Adyam 1 , Tapan Nath 1
1 , Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, Kharagpur India

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.04
Evaluating the Diffusion and Translocation of Antibacterial Treatment in Plant Systems with Infrared Spectroscopy

Nicholas Ciaffone 1 , Briana Lee 1 , Laurene Tetard 1
1 , University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.05
g-C3N4/Nb2O5 Heterostructures Tailored by Sonochemical Synthesis—Enhanced Photocatalytic Performance in Degradation of Emerging Pollutants Driven by Visible Radiation

Gelson Tiago da Silva 1 3 , Kele Carvalho 3 , Osmando Lopes 2 3 , Caue Ribeiro 3
1 Department of Chemistry, Federal University of São Carlos, São Carlos, São Paulo, Brazil, 3 , Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation/Embrapa Instrumentation , São Carlos, São Paulo, Brazil, 2 Department of Chemistry, Institute of Chemistry of São Carlos, São Carlos, São Paulo, Brazil

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.06
Hybrid Power Scavenging Systems Using Solar Panel and Piezoelectric Materials

Hassan Elahi 1
1 , La Sapienza University of Rome, Rome Italy

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.08
Development of X-Ray Shield Concrete for Secure Safety against the Impact of the Fukushima Accident

Ippei Sato 2 , Toshio Hatakeyama 2 , Yasuyuki Sato 2 , Yasuyuki Mori 3 , Yaoki Yamashita 3 , Satoru Hashimoto 4 , Ichiro Hatsumura 1 , Yhuki Katakami 1 , Tsukuru Nishitsunoi 1 , Teruyoshi Hirano 1
2 , TAIHAKU Co., Ltd., Natori-city, Miyagi, Japan, 3 , REMIKKUMSRUHACHI Co., Ltd., Senbiki-city, Gifu, Japan, 4 , HYOUKAKEN Co., Ltd., Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan, 1 , GGK Inc, Tokyo Japan

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.09
Development of High Performance Additives for the X-Ray Shield Concrete against the Fukushima Accident

Satoru Hashimoto 4 , Yhuki Katakami 1 , Tsukuru Nishitsunoi 1 , Ichiro Hatsumura 1 , Yaoki Yamashita 3 , Yasuyuki Mori 3 , Toshio Hatakeyama 2 , Ippei Sato 2 , Yasuyuki Sato 2 , Teruyoshi Hirano 1
4 , HYOUKAKEN Co., Ltd., Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan, 1 , GGK Inc, Tokyo Japan, 3 , REMIKKUMSRUHACHI Co., Ltd., Seki-city, Gifu, Japan, 2 , TAIHAKU Co., Ltd., Natori-city, Miyagi, Japan

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.10
In-Field, Disposable Soil Sensor for Monitoring Pesticides Levels via Laser Annealed Graphene Electrodes

John Hondred 2 , Joyce Breger 1 , Suprem Das 2 , Scott Walper 1 , Igor Medintz 1 , Jonathan Claussen 2
2 Mechanical Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, United States, 1 Bio/Molecular Science and Engineering, U.S. Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, District of Columbia, United States

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.11
Synthesis of Antimicrobial Magnesium Hydroxide Particle for Agricultural Application

Ziyang Huang 1 , Parthiban Rajasekaran 1 , Ali Ozcan 1 , Swadeshmukul Santra 1
1 , UCF NanoScience Technology Center, Orlando, Florida, United States

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.13
Magnetic Slippery Extreme Icephobic Surfaces

Peyman Irajizad 1 , Abdullah Al-Bayati 1 , Nazanin Farokhnia 1 , Hadi Ghasemi 1
1 , University of Houston, Houston, Texas, United States

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.14
Cellulose Assisted Combustion Synthesis of Nanoparticles for Sustainable Hydrogen Production

Anand Kumar 1 , Anchu Ashok 1 , Rahul Bhosale 1
1 , Qatar University, Doha Qatar

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.15
Spring-Assisted Triboelectric Nanogenerator for Efficiently Harvesting Water Wave Energy

Tao Jiang 1 , Yanyan Yao 1 , Zhong Lin Wang 1 2
1 , Beijing Institute of Nanoenergy and Nanosystems, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing China, 2 , Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.16
Modifications of Copper Catalysts for CO2 Reduction via Overlayer Addition and Electrochemically Induced Phase Transitions

Roman Kazantsev 1 2 , Alberto Riccardis 1 , Sean Fackler 1 , Maryam Farmand 1 , Aya Buckley 1 , David Larson 1 , Guiji Liu 1 , Paul Burroughs 1 , Walter Drisdell 1 , F. Toste 2 , Francesca Maria Toma 1
1 , Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.17
The One-Step Fabrication of Triboelectric Nanogenerator Based on the Nano Imprinting and Poling Process

Do Wan Kim 1 , Dongwhi Choi 1 , Dong Sung Kim 1
1 , POSTECH, Pohang Korea (the Republic of)

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.18
Materials Innovation for Sustainable Agriculture and Its Application for Bacterial Diseases

Briana Lee 1 , Ali Ozcan 1 2 , Parthiban Rajasekaran 1 , Swadeshmukul Santra 1 2 , Laurene Tetard 1 3
1 NanoScience Technology Center, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States, 2 Chemistry, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States, 3 Physics, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.19
Solar Photo-Thermal Water Splitting at 140 °C with Cu-Loaded TiO2

Do Son 1
1 , Sogang University, Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.20
Thiol-Alkene Click Chemistry Approach for Enhanced Energy Density Required for SEA-FARM

Kanun Pokharel 1 , Zhe wang 2 , Christopher Green 3 , Greg Lutz 3 , Bryan Bilyeu 2 , Douglas Chrisey 1
1 , Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, 2 , Xavier University, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, 3 , Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.21
Density Functional Theory Study of Cu Doped (0001) and (012) Surfaces of Hematite for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting

Joseph Simfukwe 1 , Edwin Refilwe Mapasha 1 , Mmantsae Diale 1 , Artur Braun 2
1 Department of Physics, University of Pretoria, Pretoria, Gauteng, South Africa, 2 , Empa–Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Zurich Switzerland

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.22
Enhancing Performance of Microbial Fuel Cell Treating Distillery Wastewater Using Carbon Supported Nickel-Phthalocyanine/MnOx as Novel Cathode Catalyst

Bikash Tiwari 1 , Md Tabish Noori 2 , M.M. Ghangrekar 1
1 Department of Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur India, 2 Department of Agricultural and Food Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur India

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.23
Improvement of TiO2 Photocatalytic Properties by Heterostructure Based on MgO/TiO2

Juliana Torres 1 , Andre Nogueira 1 , Gelson Tiago da Silva 2 1 , Caue Ribeiro 1
1 , Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation/Embrapa Instrumentation, São Carlos Brazil, 2 Department of Chemistry, Federal University of São Carlos, São Carlos, São Paulo, Brazil

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.24
Mesoscale Simulations of Confined Ionomer Membranes

Peter Vanya 1 , Jonathan Sharman 2 , James Elliott 1
1 Materials Science and Metallurgy, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom, 2 , Johnson Matthey Technology Centre, Sonning Common United Kingdom

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.25
Antiscaling Magnetic Slippery Surfaces

Ali Masoudi 1 , Peyman Irajizad 1 , Nazanin Farokhnia 1 , Varun Kashyap 1 , Hadi Ghasemi 1
1 , University of Houston, Houston, Texas, United States

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.26
Synthesis and Characterization of CaO/ZSM5 Catalyst for the Study of Biodiesel Production

Jane Estephane 1 , Lena Chalouhi 1 , Safa Sammoury 1 , Bilal El Khoury 1 , Henri El Zakhem 1 , Cedric Gennequin 2 , Samer Aouad 1 , Edmond Abi Aad 2
1 , University of Balamand, El koura Lebanon, 2 , Université du Littoral Côte d'Opale , Dunkerque France

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.27
Enhanced Electro-Kinetics of C-C Bond Splitting During Ethanol Oxidation Reaction Using Pt/Rh/Sn Catalyst with a Partially Oxidized Pt and Rh Core and a SnO2 Shell

Guangxing Yang 1 , Anatoly Frenkel 2 , Dong Su 3 , Xiaowei Teng 1
1 Department of Chemical Engineering, University of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire, United States, 2 Department of Materials Science and Chemical Engineering, Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States, 3 Center for Functional Nanomaterials, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York, United States

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.28
Reducing Sugar-Derived Mesoporous Graphene for High Energy and Ultra High Power Density Supercapacitor

SungHoon Jung 1 , HoSeok Lee 1 , Yusik Myung 1 , TaeYoung Kim 1
1 , Department of BionanoTechnology, Gachon University, Seongnam-si Korea (the Republic of)

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8:00 PM - BI02.06.29
Nanotechnology for Improving Local Systemic Activity of Copper (Cu) Pesticides and Measuring Sub-Surface Cu Bioavailability in Plant Tissue

Ali Ozcan 2 1 , Briana Lee 1 , Mikaeel Young 3 1 , Quirong Fan 4 , Amanda Strayer 4 , Ying-Yu Liao 4 , Stephen Smith 2 1 , Mitsushita Doomra 3 1 , Parthiban Rajasekaran 1 , Jeffrey Jones 4 , Mathews Paret 5 , Laurene Tetard 1 6 , Swadeshmukul Santra 2 1 3
2 Chemistry, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States, 1 , Nanoscience Technology Center, Orlando, Florida, United States, 3 Burnett School of Biomedical Sciences, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States, 4 Plant Pathology, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States, 5 Plant Pathology, University of Florida, Quincy, Florida, United States, 6 Physics, University of Central Florida, Orlando, Florida, United States

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2017-11-29   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Swadeshmukul Santra, University of Central Florida
Michael Molinari, Universite de Reims Champagne Ardenne
Nicole Labbe, University of Tennessee
Loukas Petridis, Oak Ridge National Laboratory
BI02.07: Biomass and Biofuels
Session Chairs
Brigitte Chabert
Nicole Labbe
Wednesday AM, November 29, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Gardner AB

9:00 AM - *BI02.07.01
Efficient Biomass Deconstruction and Conversion to Biofuel and Bioproducts in Future Biorefineries

Charles Cai 1 , Abhishek Patri 1 , Barmak Mostofian 2 , Bhogeswararao Seemala 1 , Ninad Kothari 1 , Priya Sengupta 1 , Thanh Yen Nguyen 3 , Yunqiao Pu 4 , Umesh Shrestha 5 , Yun-yan Wang 6 , Loukas Petridis 7 , Micholas Smith 7 , Xiaolin Cheng 7 , Jeremy Smith 7 , Arthur Ragauskas 4 6 , Phillip Christopher 8 , Mark Dadmun 5 , Rajeev Kumar 1 , Charles Wyman 1 8
1 Center for Environmental Research and Technology, University of California, Riverside, Riverside, California, United States, 2 , Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, United States, 3 , Amyris, Emeryville, California, United States, 4 Biosciences Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States, 5 Department of Chemistry, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Knoxville, Tennessee, United States, 6 Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering and Forestry, Wildlife, and Fisheries, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Knoxville, Tennessee, United States, 7 Center for Molecular Biophysics, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States, 8 Department of Chemical and Environmental Engineering, University of California, Riverside, Riverside, California, United States

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9:30 AM - BI02.07.03
Sustainable Bio-Diesel Production via Magnetic Induction Heating Assisted by Heterogenous Magnetic Catalyst

Arfa Nawaz 1 , May Lim 1
1 , University of New South Wales, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

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9:45 AM - BI02.07.04
Investigating the Impact of Blended Feedstocks on Vapor-Phase Pyrolysis Products and Pyrolytic Bio-Oil Properties

Charles Edmunds 1 , Choo Hamilton 1 , Timothy Rials 1 , Nicole Labbe 1
1 Center for Renewable Carbon, University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, United States

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10:00 AM -
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BI02.08: Energy Storage and Production I
Session Chairs
Michael Molinari
Laurene Tetard
Wednesday AM, November 29, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Gardner AB

10:30 AM - *BI02.08.01
Agricultural Waste Derived Activated Carbon for Electrochemical Energy Storage

Yunya Zhang 1 , Zan Gao 1 , Ningning Song 1 , Xiaodong Li 1
1 , University of Virginia, Charlottesville, Virginia, United States

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11:00 AM - BI02.08.02
Application of Low-Cost Cu–Sn Bimetal Alloy as Oxygen Reduction Reaction Catalyst for Improving the Performance of Microbial Fuel Cell

Md Noori 1 , Gaurav Dhar Bhowmick 1 , Bikash Tiwari 2 , M.M. Ghangrekar 2 , C K Mukherjee 1
1 Agricultural and Food Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, Kharagpur India, 2 Civil Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology, Kharagpur, Kharagpur India

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11:15 AM - BI02.08.03
Chemical Activation of Fast Pyrolysis Biochar for the Supercapacitor Electrode Application

Seunghyun Yoo 1 , Nanfei He 2 , Steve Kelley 1 , Wei Gao 2 , Sunkyu Park 1
1 Forest Biomaterials, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, United States, 2 Textile Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

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11:30 AM - BI02.08.04
Potentiodynamic Studies of the CO2 Generation on Pt, Pt/SnO2 and Pt/Rh/SnO2 Nanoparticles During the Electro-Oxidation of Ethanol

Xiaowei Teng 1 , Guangxing Yang 1
1 , Univ of New Hampshire, Durham, New Hampshire, United States

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BI02.09: Energy Storage and Production II
Session Chairs
Charles Cai
Loukas Petridis
Wednesday PM, November 29, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Gardner AB

1:45 PM - *BI02.09.01
Processing Structure Relationships for the Use of Lignin Based Carbons in Energy Storage Applications

David Harper 1
1 , University of Tennessee, Knoxville, Tennessee, United States

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2:15 PM - BI02.09.02
Semi-Interpenetrating Network Based on Crosslinked Poly(vinyl alcohol) and Quaternized Poly(2,6-dimethyl-1,4-phenylene oxide) as OH - Conducting Membranes

Ketian Zhang 1 , Michael McDonald 1 , Paula Hammond 1
1 , Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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2:30 PM -
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BI02.10: Energy and Water
Session Chairs
David Harper
Swadeshmukul Santra
Wednesday PM, November 29, 2017
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Gardner AB

3:30 PM - BI02.10.01
p-n Based Photoelectrochemical Device for Water Splitting Application—Alpha-Hematite (α-Fe2O3)–Titanium Dioxide (TiO2) as N-Electrode & Polyhexylthiophene (RRPHTh) - Nanodiamond (ND) as P-Electrode

Hussein Alrobei 1 2 , Hye Young Lee 1 , Manoj Ram 1
1 , University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida, United States, 2 , Sattam Bin Abdullaziz University , Riyadh, Alkharj, Saudi Arabia

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3:45 PM - BI02.10.02
Integrated Triboelectric Nanogenerator Array Based on Air-Driven Membrane Structures for Harvesting Water Wave Energy

Liang Xu 1 , Yaokun Pang 1 , Chi Zhang 1 , Tao Jiang 1 , Xiangyu Chen 1 , Jianjun Luo 1 , Wei Tang 1 , Xia Cao 1 , Zhong Lin Wang 1 2
1 , Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing China, 2 , Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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4:00 PM - BI02.10.03
Bismuth Oxyhalide Particles as a Candidate Material for Water Purification

Fan Yang 1 , Miriam Rafailovich 1
1 , Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States

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4:15 PM - BI02.10.04
Flexible Anti-Clogging Graphite Film for Scalable Solar Desalination by Heat Localization

Varun Kashyap 1 , Abdullah Al-Bayati 1 , Seyed Mohammad Sajadi 1 , Peyman Irajizad 1 , Sing Hi Wang 1 , Hadi Ghasemi 1
1 , University of Houston, Houston, Texas, United States

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