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2008 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit

March 24-28, 2008 | San Francisco
Meeting Chairs: Jeffrey C. Gelpey, Robert J. Hamers, Paul Muralt, Christine A. Orme

Symposium R : Coupled Mechanical, Electrical, and Thermal Behaviors of Nanomaterials

2008-03-25   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Li Shi The University of Texas-Austin
Min Zhou Georgia Institute of Technology
Min-Feng Yu University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Vikas Tomar University of Notre Dame

Symposium Support

Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR)
R1: Functional Nanomaterials with Coupled Behavior
Session Chairs
Li Shi
Min-Feng Yu
Tuesday PM, March 25, 2008
Room 3004 (Moscone West)

9:30 AM - **R1.1
Applications of Carbon Nanotubes Based on Multifunctional Properties.

Pulickel Ajayan 1
1 , Rice University, Houston, Texas, United States

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10:00 AM - R1.2
Coupled Piezoelectric and Electrical Properties of Individual ZnO Nanorods.

David Scrymgeour 1 , Julia Hsu 1
1 , Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

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10:15 AM - R1.3
Carbon Nanotube Based Coils and Helices: Thermal Effects and Mechanical Properties.

Prabhakar Bandaru 1 , Apparao Rao 2
1 Materials Science Program, Department of Mechanical Engineering, UC, San Diego, La Jolla, California, United States, 2 Department of Physics, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina, United States

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10:30 AM - R1.4
Integrated Nanoeletromechanical Resonantors Employing Piezoelectric AlN Nanowires.

Jie Xiang 1 , X. Feng 1 , Rassul Karabalin 1 , Yat Li 2 , Yajie Dong 2 , Charles Lieber 2 , M. Roukes 1
1 Kavli Nanoscience Institute, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, United States, 2 Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology and School of Enginerring and Applied Science, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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10:45 AM - R1.5
Mechanical and Electrical Coupling in Nanoscale Piezoelectric Nanowire.

Scott Mao 1
1 , University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

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11:00 AM - *
Break

11:30 AM - **R1.6
Nanopiezotronics.

Zhong Wang 1
1 School of Materials Science and Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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12:00 PM - **R1.7
Photomechanical Coupling in Polymer-Based Carbon Nanotube Composites.

Jeffrey Kysar 1 , Benjamin Fragneaud 2
1 Mechanical Engineering, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States, 2 Mechanical Engineering, Columbia University, New York, New York, United States

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12:30 PM - R1.8
Charge Generation and Ferroelectric Characterization of Individual Piezoelectric/ferroelectric Nanowires.

Min-Feng Yu 1 , Zhaoyu Wang 1 , Jie Hu 1 , Abhijit Suryavanshi 1
1 Department of Mechanical Science and Engineeing, Univ. of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign , Urbana, Illinois, United States

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12:45 PM - R1.9
Strain-dependent Twist–stretch Elasticity in Chiral Nanofilaments.

Moneesh Upmanyu 1 2 , Hailong Wang 1
1 Engineering Division, Materials Science Program, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado, United States, 2 Bioengineering and Life Sciences Program, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado, United States

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2008-03-27   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Li Shi The University of Texas-Austin
Min Zhou Georgia Institute of Technology
Min-Feng Yu University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Vikas Tomar University of Notre Dame
R6: Nanomaterials with Coupled Behavior in Biology and Chemistry
Session Chairs
Vikas Tomar
Min-Feng Yu
Thursday AM, March 27, 2008
Room 3004 (Moscone West)

9:30 AM - **R6.1
Magnetic Nanoparticle Heating for Hyperthermia Treatment.

Ian Baker 1 , Q. Zeng 1 , J. Loudis 1 , P. Hoopes 2 , J. Weaver 2 , R. Strawbridge 2 , Z. Pierce 2 , J. Tate 2 , J. Ogden 2
1 Thayer School of Engineering, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, United States, 2 Dartmouth Medical School, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, United States

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10:00 AM - **R6.2
Functional Inorganic Nanofillers in Transparent Polymers.

Stefan Kaskel 1
1 , Technical Unicersity Dresden, Dresden Germany

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10:30 AM - R6.3
Virus Templated Functional Nanomaterials for Nanoelectronics.

Cengiz Ozkan 1
1 Mechanical Engineering, University of California at Riverside, Riverside, California, United States

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10:45 AM - *
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11:15 AM - R6.4
Controlled Clustering of Polymer-Functionalized Nanoparticles: Core-Shell and Janus Nanoparticles by pH and Temperature.

Tatsushi Isojima 1 , Alan Hatton 1
1 Chemical Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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11:30 AM - R6.5
Coupling Ohmic Heating, Chemical Mixing and Thermal Transport in the Ignition and Self-propagation of Exothermic Reactions in Nanolayered Materials.

Stephen Spey 1 , Jonathan Trenkle 1 , Gregory Fritz 1 , Etienne Besnoin 6 , Todd Hufnagel 1 , Omar Knio 2 , Betsy Rice 3 , Lucas Koerner 4 , Mark Tate 4 , Sol Gruner 4 5 , Timothy Weihs 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 6 , Reactive NanoTechnologies, Hunt Valley, Maryland, United States, 2 Mechanical Engineering, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, United States, 3 Weapons & Materials Research Directorate, U.S. Army Research Laboratory, Aberdeen Proving Ground, Maryland, United States, 4 Department of Physics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States, 5 Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States

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11:45 AM - R6.6
Understanding Degradation of Doped Electroluminescent ZnS Phosphors.

Yu Jiang 1 , Jacob Stanley 1 , Frank Bridges 1
1 Physics, UC Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, United States

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12:15 PM - R6.8
Lithographically Patterned Nanowire Electrodeposition:Coupled Electrochemical and Electrical Behavior.

Chengxiang Xiang 1 2 , Erik Menke 1 , Aleix Guell 3 , Reginald Penner 1
1 Chemistry, University of California,Irvine, Irvine, California, United States, 2 Physics and Astronomy, University of California,Irvine, Irvine, California, United States, 3 Physical Chemistry, University of Barcelona, Barcelona Spain

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12:30 PM - R6.9
Cellular Uptake Behavior of Different Charged Nanoparticles Studied by Surface Zeta Potential.

Yu Zhang 1 , Mo Yang 3 , Jennifer Singelyn 2 , Jo Ho Park 2 , Michael Sailor 2 , Mihrimah Ozkan 1 , Cengiz Ozkan 1
1 , UC, Riverside, Riverside, California, United States, 3 , Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hongkong China, 2 , University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California, United States

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