2018 MRS Spring Meeting

Symposium NM02 : Active Colloids with Order

2018-04-03   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Liang-Chy Chien, Kent State University
Oleg Lavrentovich, Kent State University
Cristina Marchetti, Syracuse University
Julia Yeomans, University of Oxford

Symposium Support

Beam Engineering for Advanced Measurements Co.
NM02.01: Active Liquid Crystals
Session Chairs
Jennifer Ross
Holger Stark
Tuesday AM, April 03, 2018
PCC North, 200 Level, Room 226 B

10:30 AM - NM02.01.01
Electro-Active Colloids Based on Polymer-Encapsulated Blue Phase Liquid Crystal Droplets

Liang-Chy Chien2,Emine Kemiklioglu1,2,Jeoung-Yeon Hwang3,2

Celal Bayar University1,Kent State University2,Beam Engineering for Advanced Measurement Co3

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10:45 AM - NM02.01.02
Spontaneous Motion in Soft Active Matter

Zvonimir Dogic1

University of California at Santa Barbara1

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11:15 AM - NM02.01.03
Curvature-Induced Defect Unbinding and Dynamics of Active Nematics on Tori

Alberto Fernandez-Nieves1,Perry Ellis1,Daniel Pearce2,Luca Giomi2,Ya-Wen Chang1

Georgia Institute of Technology1,Leiden University2

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11:45 AM - NM02.01.04
Dynamic Surface Topography of Liquid Crystalline Polymeric Coatings with Predesigned Director Fields

Oleg Lavrentovich1,Greta Babakhanova1,Taras Turiv1,Yubing Guo1,Qi-Huo Wei1,Mathew Hendrikx2,Albert Schenning2,Dirk Broer2

Kent State University1,Eindhoven University of Technology2

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NM02.02: Active Colloids and Microswimmers I
Session Chairs
Igor Aronson
Julia Yeomans
Tuesday PM, April 03, 2018
PCC North, 200 Level, Room 226 B

1:30 PM - NM02.02.01
Directed Assemblies and Dynamic Tuning of Metallic Nanorods and Nanoprisms in Liquid Crystals

Shu Yang1

University of Pennsylvania1

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2:00 PM - NM02.02.02
A Pickering Emulsion Route to Swimming Active Janus Colloids

Richard Archer1,Andrew Parnell1,Andrew Campbell1,Jonathan Howse1,Stephen Ebbens1

The University of Sheffield1

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2:15 PM - NM02.02.03
Designing Contactless Multi-Particle Interactions in Autonomous Microswimmers

John Gibbs1,Amir Nourhani1

Northern Arizona University1

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2:30 PM -
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3:30 PM - NM02.02.04
Convective Self-Sustained Motion in Mixtures of Chemically Active and Passive Particles

Anna Balazs1,Oleg Shklyaev1,Henry Shum1,Victor Yashin1

University of Pittsburgh1

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4:00 PM - NM02.02.05
Targeted Design of Photoactive Particles with Geometry-Dependent Motion

Dylan Nicholls1,John Gibbs1

Northern Arizona University1

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4:15 PM - NM02.02.06
On Applying Novel Techniques to Control Active Matter Systems at the Microscale

Etude O'Neel-Judy1,John Gibbs1,Dylan Nicholls1

Northern Arizona University1

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4:30 PM - NM02.02.07
Understanding Catalytic Active Janus Colloid Interactions

Stephen Ebbens1,Andrew Campbell1

University of Sheffield1

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NM02.03: Poster Session: Emerging Studies of Colloids
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Tuesday PM, April 03, 2018
PCC North, 300 Level, Exhibit Hall C-E

5:00 PM - NM02.03.01
Micromotors with Multiple Photoactivities

Raaman Nair1,Dylan Nicholls1,John Gibbs1

Northern Arizona University1

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5:00 PM - NM02.03.02
Hollow Nanospheres—Ordered Colloids for Catalysis, Sensing and Medicine

Claus Feldmann1

Karlsruhe Institute of Technology1

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5:00 PM - NM02.03.03
Sequential Electrophoresis of Polystyrene Colloids and Oxide Nanoparticles for Composite Inverse Opaline Films

Pei-Sung Hung1,Shih-Cheng Chou1,Yu-Szu Chou1,Guang-Ren Wang1,Pu Wei Wu1

National Chiao Tung University1

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5:00 PM - NM02.03.04
Light-Driven 3D Artificial Nano Swimmers

Baohu Dai1,Changzheng Wu1,Jinyao Tang2

University of Science and Technology of China1,The University of Hong Kong2

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5:00 PM - NM02.03.05
Enhanced Translation of Microwheels on Topographic Surfaces

Tao Yang1,Andrew Tomaka1,Tonguc Tasci1,2,Keith Neeves1,Ning Wu1,David Marr1

Colorado School of Mines1,Harvard Medical School2

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2018-04-04   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Liang-Chy Chien, Kent State University
Oleg Lavrentovich, Kent State University
Cristina Marchetti, Syracuse University
Julia Yeomans, University of Oxford

Symposium Support

Beam Engineering for Advanced Measurements Co.
NM02.04: Active Colloids and Microswimmers II
Session Chairs
Alberto Fernandez-Nieves
Shu Yang
Wednesday AM, April 04, 2018
PCC North, 200 Level, Room 226 B

8:00 AM - NM02.04.01
Clustering of Magnetic Swimmers in a Poiseuille Flow

Ramin Golestanian1,Fanlong Meng1,Daiki Matsunaga1

University of Oxford 1

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8:30 AM - NM02.04.02
Self-Assembly of Spherical Microswimmers—Influence of Hydrodynamic and Chemotactic Fields

Holger Stark1

Technical University Berlin1

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9:00 AM - NM02.04.03
Rectifying Noise and Producing Collective Motion with Macroscopic Grains

Narayanan Menon1,Lee Walsh1,Zhejun Shen1

Univ of Massachusetts1

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9:30 AM -
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10:00 AM - NM02.04.04
Spontaneous Topological Charging of Tactoids in a Living Nematic

Igor Aronson1,Mikhail Genkin2,Andrey Sokolov3

The Pennsylvania State University1,Northwestern University2,Argonne National Laboratory3

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10:30 AM - NM02.04.05
Geometry, Defects and Motion in Active Matter

Luca Giomi1

Leiden University1

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11:00 AM - NM02.04.06
Active Nematics Under Control

Francesc Sagues1

Univ of Barcelona1

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11:30 AM - NM02.04.07
Actuating Colloidal Polymer Particles via Hierarchical Layer-by-Layer and High-Throughput Fabrication Methods

Rigoberto Advincula1

Case Western Reserve University1

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NM02.05: From Collective Motion to New Materials
Session Chairs
Liang-Chy Chien
Francesc Sagues
Wednesday PM, April 04, 2018
PCC North, 200 Level, Room 226 B

1:30 PM - NM02.05.01
Sound Propagation and Stubbornness in Active Fluids

Denis Bartolo1

ENS de Lyon1

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2:00 PM - NM02.05.02
Animal Aggregations as Material States

Nicholas Ouellette1

Stanford University1

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2:30 PM -
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3:00 PM - NM02.05.03
The Interplay of Phase Separation and Spontaneous Alignment in Active Matter

Sriram Ramaswamy1

India Institute of Science, Bangalore1

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3:30 PM - NM02.05.04
Topological Sound and Odd Viscosity in Chiral Active Matter

Vincenzo Vitelli1

University of Chicago1

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4:00 PM - NM02.05.05
Collective Mechanisms for the Self-Organization of Bandgap Materials out of Thermodynamic Equilibrium

Nicolas Bachelard1,Chad Ropp1,Yuan Wang1,Xiang Zhang1

University of California, Berkeley1

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4:15 PM - NM02.05.06
Why Bacteria Swim Faster in Macromolecular Polymer Solutions

Julia Yeomans1,Andreas Zoettl1

University of Oxford1

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4:30 PM - NM02.05.07
Self-Propelled Filaments, Droplets and Proteins

Jennifer Ross1

University of Massachusetts Amherst1

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