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2015 MRS Spring Meeting Logo2015 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit

April 6-10, 2015 | San Francisco
Meeting Chairs: Artur Braun, Hongyou Fan, Ken Haenen, Lia Stanciu, Jeremy A. Theil



Symposium L : Bioinspired Micro- and Nano-Machines---Challenges and Perspectives

2015-04-07   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Henry Hess, Columbia University
Walter Paxton, Sandia National Laboratories
Samuel Sanchez, Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems

Symposium Support

APL Materials
Columbia University
IEEE Transactions on NanoBioscience
Integrated Design Tools Inc.
Sandia National Laboratories
L2: Artificial Nano/Micromachines in Fluids II
Session Chairs
Anna Balazs
Tuesday PM, April 07, 2015
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2006

2:30 AM - *L2.01
Advances in Nanomachines for Biomedical Applications

Joseph Wang 1

1UCSD La Jolla United States

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3:00 AM - L2.02
Electrospun Polymeric Microtubes Decorated with Nanoparticles as Biodegradable Micro-Rockets

Amit Sitt 1 Jana Soukupova 2 David Miller 1 Joerg Lahann 3 Henry Hess 1

1Columbia University New York United States2Regional Centre of Advanced Technologies and Materials Olomouc Czech Republic3University of Michigan Ann Arbor United States

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3:15 AM - L2.03
Autonomous Micromotors Powered by Biofluids: Toward in vivo Biomedical Applications

Wei Gao 2 1 Allen Pei 2 Sirilak Sattayasamitsathit 2 Joseph Wang 2

1University of California, Berkeley Berkeley United States2University of California, San Diego La Jolla United States

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3:30 AM - L2.04
Bioinspired Chemically Powered Micro- and Nanomotors

Samuel Sanchez 1 Lluis Soler 1 2 Xing Ma 1 Jaideep Katuri 1 Jemish Parmar 1

1Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems Stuttgart Germany2Universitat Politegrave;cnica de Catalunya Barcelona Spain

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3:45 AM - L2.05
On the Mechanics of an Engineered Living 1D Swimmer at Low Reynolds Number from Cardiomyocytes

Brian Williams 1 Sandeep Anand 1 Taher Saif 1

1University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Urbana United States

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4:00 AM -
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4:30 AM - *L2.06
Light-Induced Reconfiguration and Directed Motion of Chemo-Responsive Gels

Olga Kuksenok 1 Anna C. Balazs 1

1University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh United States

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5:00 AM - L2.07
Actuation-Navigation-Sensory Capability in Cancer-Fighting Nanorobotic Agents

Sylvain Martel 1

1Polytechnique Montreacute;al Montreacute;al Canada

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5:15 AM - L2.08
Fabrication of Flexible and Location Traceable Hydrogel Micro-Motor

Kyoung Duck Seo 2 Byung Kook Kwak 3 Samuel Sanchez 1 Dong Sung Kim 2

1Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems Stuttgart Germany2Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH) Pohang, Gyeongbuk Korea (the Republic of)3Chung-Ang University College of Medicine Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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5:30 AM - L2.09
Water-Responsive Actuation in Nanaporous Metals

Ye Xinglong 1 Liu Lingzhi 1 Jin Haijun 1

1Institute of Metal Research, Chinese Academy of Sciences Shenyang China

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5:45 AM - L2.10
Glucose Powered ldquo;Organic Enginerdquo; (Chemo-Mechanical Machine) with Artificial Active Transportation for Autonomous Drug Release System (Novel Artificial Pancreas)

Munkhbayar Munkhjargal 1 Koji Toma 1 Takahiro Arakawa 1 Kohji Mitsubayashi 1

1Tokyo Medical and Dental University Tokyo Japan

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L1: Artificial Nano/Micromachines in Fluids I
Session Chairs
Walter Paxton
Tuesday AM, April 07, 2015
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2006

9:30 AM - *L1.01
Designing Self-Powered Nanomotors and Pumps

Ayusman Sen 1

1Pennsylvania State University University Park United States

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10:00 AM - L1.02
Enzyme-Driven Chemotactic Synthetic Vesicles

Claudia Contini 1 Denis Cecchin 1 Adrian Steve Joseph 1 Sophie Nyberg 1 Giuseppe Battaglia 1

1UCL London United Kingdom

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10:15 AM - L1.03
Realising Autonomous Transport for Janus Particle Catalytic Swimming Devices to Enable Biosensing

Stephen Ebbens 1 Andrew Campbell 1 Richard Archer 1

1University of Sheffield Sheffield United Kingdom

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10:30 AM - L1.04
Microscale Actuation of Colloidal Fibers of Self-Assembled Janus Ellipsoids

Aayush Shah 1 Benjamin Schultz 1 Wenjia Zhang 1 Sharon Glotzer 1 Michael Solomon 1

1University of Michigan Ann Arbor United States

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10:45 AM - L1.05
3D Navigation of Individual Self-Propelled Janus Microspheres in Solution by Controlling Their Swim-and-Tumble Motions

Utsab Khadka 1 Frank Cichos 2 Haw Yang 1

1Princeton University Princeton United States2University of Leipzig Leipzig Germany

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11:00 AM -
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11:30 AM - *L1.06
Nanoparticles, Nanomachines, and Nanopropellers in Biological Fluids

Peer Fischer 1 2

1Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems Stuttgart Germany2University of Stuttgart Stuttgart Germany

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12:00 PM - L1.07
Wood as Inspiration for High Specific Torque Micro-Actuators

Joseph Jakes 1 Nayomi Plaza 2 1 Xavier Arzola 2 Samuel Zelinka 1 Rod Lakes 3 Don Stone 4

1USDA Forest Service, Forest Products Laboratory Madison United States2University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison United States3University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison United States4University of Wisconsin-Madison Madison United States

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12:15 PM - L1.08
Dynamic Coupling at the Nanoscale

Krishna Kanti Dey 1 Frances Ying Pong 1 Selva Jeganathan 2 Peter J. Butler 2 Ubaldo M. Cordova-Figueroa 3 Ayusman Sen 1

1Pennsylvania State University University Park United States2Pennsylvania State University University Park United States3University of Puerto Rico-Mayaguuml;ez Mayaguuml;ez United States

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12:30 PM - L1.09
Catalytic Pumps for Colloid Manipulation and Patterning Processes

Maria Jose Esplandiu 1 Ali Afshar Farniya 1 Adrian Bachtold 2

1ICN2, Instituto Catalan de Nanociencia y Nanotecnologia Campus UAB, Bellaterra Spain2ICFO, Institut Ciencies Fotoniques Mediterranean Technology Park, Castelldefels Spain

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2015-04-08   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Henry Hess, Columbia University
Walter Paxton, Sandia National Laboratories
Samuel Sanchez, Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems

Symposium Support

APL Materials
Columbia University
IEEE Transactions on NanoBioscience
Integrated Design Tools Inc.
Sandia National Laboratories
L4: Bio- and Molecular Machines II
Session Chairs
George Bachand
Wednesday PM, April 08, 2015
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2006

2:30 AM - *L4.01
Design of Self-Oscillating Polymer Gels toward Bioinspired Autonomous Micro- and Nanomachines

Ryo Yoshida 1

1The University of Tokyo Tokyo Japan

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3:00 AM - L4.02
Exploiting Janus Particles in Biomedicine - From Asymmetric Capsosomes to Self-Propelled Swimmers

Philipp Sebastian Schattling 1 Cindy Dreier 1 Brigitte Staedler 2

1Aarhus University Aarhus Denmark2Aarhus University Aarhus C Denmark

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3:15 AM - L4.03
Emergent Structures in Suspensions of Self-Phoretic Colloids

Ignacio Pagonabarraga 1

1University of Barcelona Barcelona Spain

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3:30 AM - L4.04
Self-Propulsion of a Catalytically Active Particle in Confinement and External Fields

William Eric Uspal 1 2 Mihail Nicolae Popescu 1 2 3 Siegfried Dietrich 1 2 Mykola Tasinkevych 1 2

1Max-Planck-Institut fuuml;r Intelligente Systeme Stuttgart Germany2Universitauml;t Stuttgart Stuttgart Germany3University of South Australia Adelaide Australia

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3:45 AM - L4.05
Overcoming Characterization Challenges of Bio-Inspired Nanomaterials

Brandon Vaughn Slaughter 2 Patrick Fleig 2 Andrew Gomez 2 Claire Melo 2 Gabriel Garcia 3 Scott Reed 2 Caroline Bouvie 3 Matthew Jackson 2 Trevin Heisey 2 Chris Lino 2 Marissa R. Anderson 2 C. Jeffrey Brinker 1 Carlee Ashley 2 Eric Carnes 2

1Sandia National Labs Albuquerque United States2Sandia National Laboratories Albuquerque United States3University of New Mexico Albuquerque United States

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4:00 AM -
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4:30 AM - *L4.06
Which Tool in the Toolbox? Functional Diversity across the Kinesin Superfamily

William O. Hancock 1

1Penn State University University Park United States

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5:00 AM - L4.07
Directional Control of Microtubules by Designing Their Biophysical Properties

Ryuji Yokokawa 1 Naoto Isozaki 1 Suguru Ando 1 Hidetoshi Kotera 1

1Kyoto University Kyoto Japan

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5:15 AM - L4.08
Optimal Combination of Power Stroke and Diffusional Stepping in Molecular Motors

Regina Katharina Schmitt 1 Jonas Johansson 1 Juan MR Parrondo 2 Heiner Linke 1

1Lund University Lund Sweden2Universidad Complutense de Madrid Madrid Spain

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5:30 AM - L4.09
Self-Running Micro-Droplets of Liquid Metal with Record Speed on a Race Track

Mohammed G Mohammed 1 Michael Dickey 1

1NC State University Raleigh United States

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5:45 AM - L4.10
Chemically Active Colloids under Spatial Confinement

Paolo Malgaretti 1 Alvaro Dominguez 2 Mihail Nicolae Popescu 1 Siegfried Dietrich 1

1Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems Stuttgart Germany2University of Seville Seville Spain

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L5: Poster Session
Session Chairs
Wednesday PM, April 08, 2015
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salon 7/8/9

9:00 AM - L5.01
Biomechanical Investigation of Femur-Tibia Articulation of Lubber Grasshopper

Jun Kyun Oh 1 Mustafa Akbulut 1

1Texas Aamp;M University College Station United States

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9:00 AM - L5.02
Bioinspired Sensing Devices Based on Molecularly Imprinted Polymers

Kyung Choi 1

1University of California-Irvine Irvine United States

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9:00 AM - L5.03
Bubble-Propelled Micromotors Powered with Ultralow Catalyst Loading

Aida Martin Galan 1 2 Beatriz Jurado Sanchez 1 Alberto Escarpa Miguel 2 Joseph Wang 1

1University of California-San Diego San Diego United States2University of Alcala Alcala de Henares Spain

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9:00 AM - L5.04
Reactive Motors for Environmental "Clean-Up"

Beatriz Jurado Sanchez 1 Joseph Wang 1

1UCSD La Jolla United States

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9:00 AM - L5.05
Encapsulation of Bioengineered Enzymes within Porous Polymer Vesicles

Gordon Lee Nish 1 Carlo Montemagno 2

1University of Alberta Edmonton Canada2Univ of Alberta Edmonton Canada

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9:00 AM - L5.06
Virus Color Matrix for Cancer Recognition

Lee So-Young 1 Chuntae Kim 1 Won-Geun Kim 1 Oh Jin-Woo 1 So Young Yoo 1

1Pusan National University Busan Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 AM - L5.08
Manipulation of Lateral Buckling of Bio-Inspired Nanowalls

Hyunsik Yoon 1 Jung Gun BaeSang Moon KimWon Bo LeeKookheon Char

1Seoul National University of Science amp; Technology Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 AM - L5.09
Investigation of the Dynamic and Diffusional Properties of Supported Membranes on Bioinspired Materials Using HRMAS NMR Spectroscopy

Kimberly Childress 1 Kristin Meyer 1 Bryan Kaehr 2 C. Jeffrey Brinker 2 Todd M. Alam 1

1Sandia National Laboratories Albuquerque United States2Sandia National Labs Albuquerque United States

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9:00 AM - L5.10
Monte Carlo Study on the Wetting Property of a Hydrophobic Surface Textured with Domed Pillars

Hyojeong Kim 1 Jihye Jang 1 Joonkyung Jang 1

1Pusan National University Busan Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 AM - L5.11
Modeling and Experiment Reveal Mutable Inverse Temperature Transition in Elastin-Like and Silk-Elastin-Like Protein Polymers

Anna Tarakanova 1 Wenwen Huang 2 David L Kaplan 2 Markus Buehler 1

1MIT Cambridge United States2Tufts University Medford United States

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9:00 AM - L5.12
Direct-Write, Cell-Like Materials

Bryan Kaehr 1 Lauren Zarzar 2

1Sandia National Laboratories Albuquerque United States2MIT Cambridge United States

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9:00 AM - L5.13
Microspinners: Controlling Rotational Frequency in Self-Phoretic Janus Devices

Richard Archer 1 Andrew Campbell 1 Stephen Ebbens 1

1University of Sheffield Sheffield United Kingdom

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9:00 AM - L5.14
Catalytic/Bio-Catalytic Driven Janus Mesoporous Silica Nano-Motors

Xing Ma 1 Samuel Sanchez 1

1Max-Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems Stuttgart Germany

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9:00 AM - L5.15
Collisions Involving Chemically Active Spherical Janus Colloids

Mihail Nicolae Popescu 1 William Eric Uspal 1 Mykola Tasinkevych 1 Siegfried Dietrich 1

1Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems Stuttgart Germany

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9:00 AM - L5.16
Rotaxane-Based Molecular Muscles

Carson J. Bruns 2 1 Marco Frasconi 2 3 Zhixue Zhu 2 Damien Sluysmans 4 Anne-Sophie Duwez 4 Samuel I Stupp 2 J Fraser Stoddart 2

1University of California, Berkeley Berkeley United States2Northwestern University Evanston United States3Instituto Italiano di Tecnologia Genova Italy4University of Liegrave;ge Liegrave;ge Belgium

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9:00 AM - L5.18
Synchronization in Hybrid Self-Oscillating Gel/Piezoelectric MEMS

Victor V. Yashin 1 Steven P. Levitan 1 Anna C. Balazs 1

1University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh United States

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9:00 AM - L5.19
An Artificial Molecular Pump

Chuyang Cheng 1 Paul McGonigal 1 J Fraser Stoddart 2

1Northwestern University Evanston United States2Northwestern University Evanston United States

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9:00 AM - L5.20
Gravitactic Janus Sphere Swimming Devices

Andrew I Campbell 1 Stephen Ebbens 1

1The University of Sheffield Sheffield United Kingdom

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9:00 AM - L5.21
Nanomotor Lithography

Jinxing Li 1 Joseph Wang 1

1University of California, San Diego La Jolla United States

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9:00 AM - L5.22
Water Cleaning Micro and Nanomotors

Jemish Parmar 1 Samuel Sanchez 1 Xing Ma 1

1Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems Stuttgart Germany

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9:00 AM - L5.23
Long Range Self-assembly of Microcapsules Regulated via the Repressilator Signaling Network

Henry Shum 1 Victor V. Yashin 1 Anna C. Balazs 1

1University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh United States

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9:00 AM - L5.24
Squeezing or Stretching Molecules between Mica Sheets as a Possible Way to Facilitate Electron Transfer

Helen Greenwood Hansma 1

1UC Santa Barbara San Mateo United States

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L3: Bio- and Molecular Machines I
Session Chairs
Henry Hess
Wednesday AM, April 08, 2015
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2006

9:45 AM - *L3.01
Motor-Driven Assembly of Dynamic, Self-Healing Lipid and Polymer Nanotube Networks

Nathan Bouxsein 1 Ian M Henderson 1 Walter Paxton 1 George David Bachand 1

1Sandia National Laboratories Albuquerque United States

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10:15 AM - L3.02
Dynamic Molecular Motors Form Specific Patterns under Mechanical Stimulation

Akira Kakugo 1

1Hokkaido University Sapporo Japan

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10:30 AM - L3.03
Uncovering Guiding Mechanisms of Microtransporters Driven by Motor Proteins

Takahiro Nitta 1 Yuki Ishigure 1

1Gifu University Gifu Japan

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10:45 AM -
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11:15 AM - *L3.04
Bio-Energy Storage Devices Based on Hybrid Nanostructures

Seunghun Hong 1

1Seoul National University Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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11:45 AM - L3.05
Space Partitioning by Whole Organism Motile Devices

Dan Veniamin Nicolau 1

1McGiil University Montreal Canada

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12:00 PM - L3.06
How the Hairs of Honey Bees Stick to and Flick off Pollen

Guillermo Javier Amador 1 Megha Mathews 1 D'Andre Waller 1 Mari Nguyen 1 Todd Sulchek 1 David Hu 1 Marguerite Matherne 1

1Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta United States

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12:15 PM - L3.07
Towards Inchworm: An Artificial Molecular Motor with Power Stroke

Cassandra Sekol Niman 1 2 Martin J Zuckermann 3 Martina Balaz 1 2 Jonas O Tegenfeldt 1 2 Paul M. G. Curmi 4 5 Nancy R Forde 3 Heiner Linke 1 2

1Lund University Lund Sweden2Nanometer Structure Consortium (nmc@LU) Lund Sweden3Simon Fraser University Vancouver Canada4University of New South Wales Sydney Australia5Centre of Applied Medical Research Sydney Australia

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12:30 PM - *L3.08
Magnetic Microrobots with Programmed Magnetic Properties

Salvador Pane 1 George Chatzipirpiridis 1 Christian Peters 2 Naveen Shamsudhin 1 Olgac Ergeneman 1 Xiangzhong Chen 1 Christofer Hierold 2 Bradley Nelson 1

1ETH Zurich Zurich Switzerland2ETH Zurich Zurich Switzerland

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