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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 V : Crystal-Shape Control and Shape-Dependent Properties---Methods, Mechanism, Theory, and Simulation

2008-03-25   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Kyoung-Shin Choi Purdue University
Amanda S. Barnard University of Melbourne
David J. Srolovitz Yeshiva University
Huifang Xu University of Wisconsin-Madison
V1: Metallic Nanocrystals
Session Chairs
Kyoung-Shin Choi
Tuesday PM, March 25, 2008
Room 3005 (Moscone West)

9:30 AM - V1.1
Self-Assembly of Polyhedral Ag Nanoparticles for a 3-D Plasmonic Crystal.

Andrea Tao 1 , Peidong Yang 2 3
1 Institute for Collaborative Biotechnologies, UC Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States, 2 Chemistry, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 3 Materials Science Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States

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9:45 AM - V1.2
Hollow Gold-Silver Double Shell Nanospheres: Structure, Optical Absorption, and Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering.

Tammy Olson 1 , Adam Schwartzberg 2 , Christine Orme 3 , Chad Talley 4 , Breanna O'Connell 5 , Jin Zhang 5
1 Chemistry, University of California, Santa Cruz, California, United States, 2 , University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 3 , Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States, 4 , Southern California Reference Laboratory, Tustin, California, United States, 5 Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Santa Cruz, California, United States

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10:00 AM - **V1.3
Controlled Synthesis of Gold and Silver Nanocrystals of Various Shapes.

Catherine Murphy 1
1 Dept. of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of South Carolina, Columbia, South Carolina, United States

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10:30 AM - V1.4
Synthesis and Characterization of Gold Nanowires in Organic Solvent.

Nicolas Pazos-Perez 1 , Dmitry Baranov 1 , Michael Hilgendorff 1 , Luis Liz-Marzan 2 , Michael Giersig 1
1 Nanoparticle technology group, Center of advanced european studies and research, Bonn Germany, 2 Departamento de Quimica Fisica, Universidad de Vigo, Vigo Spain

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10:45 AM - V1.5
Direct Growth of Metal Nanoplates on Semiconductor Substrates.

Yugang Sun 1
1 Center for Nanoscale Materials, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne , Illinois, United States

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11:00 AM - V1
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11:30 AM - V1.6
Continuous Redshifts of Surface Plasmon Resonance in Ordered Au Nanodisk Arrays via Chemical Etching.

Yue Bing Zheng 1 , Wei Yan 1 , Thomas R. Walker 1 , Tony Jun Huang 1
1 Engineering Science and Mechanics, Pennsylvania State University, University Park , Pennsylvania, United States

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11:45 AM - V1.7
Soft-Template Synthesis of Platinum Nanocoins Using Bicelles.

Yujiang Song 1 , Rachel Dorin 1 2 , Robert Garcia 1 2 , Sivakumar Challa 1 2 , Frank van Swol 1 2 , John Shelnutt 1 3
1 Nanomaterials Sciences Department, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 2 Chemical & Nuclear Engineering Department, The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 3 Department of Chemistry, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, United States

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12:00 PM - **V1.8
Shape Control and Optical Properties of Silver and Gold Nanoparticles.

George Schatz 1
1 Chemistry, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States

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12:30 PM - V1.9
Structure of the Silver-Gold Core-Shell Nanoparticles.

Shaomin Wu 1 , Domingo Ferrer 2 , Miguel Jose-Yacaman 2
1 Texas Materials Institute, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, United States, 2 Department of Physics and Astronomy , The University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, United States

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12:45 PM - V1.10
Formation of Pd/Au Nanostructures from Pd Nanowires via Galvanic Replacement Reaction.

Xiaowei Teng 1 , Weiqiang Han 1 , Qi Wang 2 , Anatoly Frenkel 2 , Jose Rodriguez 3 , Wen Wen 3 , Ping Liu 1 3 , Jonathan Hanson 3
1 Center for Functional Nanomaterials, Brookhaven National Lab, Upton, New York, United States, 2 Department of Physics, Yeshiva University, New York, New York, United States, 3 Department of Chemistry, Brookhaven National Lab, Upton, New York, United States

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V3: Poster Session I
Session Chairs
David Srolovitz
Wednesday AM, March 26, 2008
Salon Level (Marriott)

9:00 PM - V3.11
Cubic Nanoassemblies Comprising Octahedral CeO2 Nanocrystals.

Seiichi Takami 1 , Satoshi Ohara 2 , Tadafumi Adschiri 3 , Yutaka Wakayama 1 , Toyohiro Chikyow 1
1 Advanced Electronic Materials Center, National Institute for Materials Science, Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan, 2 Joining and Welding Research Institute, Osaka University, Ibaraki, Osaka, Japan, 3 Institute of Multidisciplinary Research for Advanced Materials, Tohoku University, Sendai, Miyagi, Japan

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9:00 PM - V3.12
Impact of Low Kink Density and Weak Step Fluctuations on Calcite Growth and Interaction with Shape-modifying Peptides.

Raymond Friddle 1 , S. Roger Qiu 1 , Alexander Chernov 1 , Luis Zepeda-Ruiz 1 , George Gilmer 1 , Patricia Dove 2 , James De Yoreo 1
1 Chemistry, Materials, Earth and Life Sciences, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States, 2 Department of Chemistry, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, United States

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9:00 PM - V3.13
Facile Electrochemical Synthesis of Single-crystalline Copper Nanospheres, Pyramid and Triangular Nanoplates from Lithia-cuprous Oxide Composite Thin Films.

Yan Yu 1 , Chunlei Wang 1 , Chun Chen 1
1 , Florida International University, Miami,, Florida, United States

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9:00 PM - V3.16
Effect of Alloy Composition on Diversity in Crystal Shapes of III-Nitride Nanostructures Grown on Different Crystallographic Planes by MOCVD.

Vibhu Jindal 1 , James Grandusky 1 , Neeraj Tripathi 1 , Mihir Tungare 1 , Fatemeh Shahedipour-Sandvik 1
1 College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering, University at Albany- SUNY, Albany, New York, United States

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9:00 PM - V3.17
Computational Models for Catalyzed Growth of Si Nanowire.

Seunghwa Ryu 1 , Wei Cai 2
1 Physics, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States, 2 Mechanical Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States

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9:00 PM - V3.18
Growth of Crystalline Lanthanum Hexaboride and Neodymium Hexaboride Nanoobelisks and Nanowires.

Joseph Brewer 1 , Gonghua Wang 1 , Morris Wang 3 , Chin Li Cheung 1 2
1 Chemistry, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States, 3 , Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States, 2 Nebraska Center for Materials and Nanoscience, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States

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9:00 PM - V3.2
3-Dimensional Structure of Metallic Nanoparticles Using High Energy X-Ray Diffraction and Reverse Monte Carlo Simulations.

Nicholas Bedford 2 1 , Valeri Petkov 2
2 Physics, Central Michigan University, Mt. Pleasant, MI, Michigan, United States, 1 Materials Engineering, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, United States

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9:00 PM - V3.20
Enhancement of the Photoelectrochemical Properties of Electrochemically Grown Dendritic Cuprous Oxide Films.

Colleen McShane 1 , Matthew Siegfried 1 , Kyoung-Shin Choi 1
1 Chemistry, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States

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9:00 PM - V3.21
Shape- and Size-Controlled Synthesis of Platinum Nanostructures Using Various Surfactant Assemblies with/without Incorporated Photocatalysts.

Yujiang Song 1 , Robert Garcia 1 2 , Rachel Dorin 1 2 , Haorong Wang 1 2 , Sivakumar Challa 1 2 , Yan Qiu 1 2 , Craig Medforth 1 2 , Frank van Swol 1 2 , James Miller 1 , John Shelnutt 1 3
1 Nanomaterials Sciences Department, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 2 Chemical & Nuclear Engineering Department, The University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 3 Department of Chemistry, University of Georgia, Athens, Georgia, United States

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9:00 PM - V3.23
Size and Habit Evolution of PETN Crystals – A Lattice Monte Carlo Study.

Luis Zepeda-Ruiz 1 , George Gilmer 1 , Amitesh Maiti 1 , Richard Gee 1
1 Chemistry, Materials & Life Sciences Directorate, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States

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9:00 PM - V3.25
Morphological Stability of Epitaxial Core-shell Nanowires.

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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9:00 PM - V3.26
Shape Deformation of Colloidal Titania Nanoparticles by Means of Ion Irradiation.

Juan-Carlos Cheang-Wong 1 , Ana-Lilia Diaz-Fonseca 1
1 Instituto de Fisica, UNAM, Experimental Physics Department, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, Mexico, D.F., D.F., Mexico

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9:00 PM - V3.27
Chemical Transformation from Binary to Ternary Nanocrystals by a Cation Redox Reaction and Their Application in Fuel Cell.

Chia-Chun Chen 1 , Di-Yan Wang 1 , Ching-Hsiang Chen 3 , Bing-Joe Hwang 2
1 Department of Chemistry, National Taiwan Normal UniVersity, Taipei Taiwan, 3 , Institute of Atomic and Molecular Sciences, Academia Sinica,, Taipei Taiwan, 2 Chemical Engineering, National Taiwan UniVersity of Science and Technology, Taipei Taiwan

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9:00 PM - V3.28
Design of Nanoscaled Architectures of Manganese Oxides by Soft Chemistry in Aqueous Medium. Towards Enhanced Materials for Lithium Battery Electrodes.

David Portehault 1 , Sophie Cassaignon 1 , Emmanuel Baudrin 2 , Jean-Pierre Jolivet 1
1 Laboratoire Chimie de la Matière Condensée de Paris, Université Pierre et Marie Curie-Paris6 - CNRS UMR 7574, Paris France, 2 Laboratoire de Réactivité et Chimie des Solides, Université Picardie Jules Vernes - CNRS UMR 6007, Amiens France

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9:00 PM - V3.29
Growth and Optical Properties of SnO2 Ultra-small Nanorods by the Novel Micelle Techniques.

Satchidananda Rath 1 , S. Nozaki 1 , H. Ono 1 , K. Uchida 1 , S. Kojima 2
1 Electronic Engineering, The University of Electrocommunication, Tokyo Japan, 2 Applied Physics and Chemistry, The University of Electrocommunication, Tokyo Japan

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9:00 PM - V3.3
Controlling Length of Gold Nanowires with Large-Scale : X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy Approaches to the Growth Process.

Hao Ming Chen 1 , Ru-Shi Liu 1
1 Department of chemistry, National Taiwan University , Taipei Taiwan

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9:00 PM - V3.5
Kinetically Probing Site-Specific Heterogeneous Nucleation and Hierarchical Growth of Nanobranches.

Roland Njabon 1 , Z. Tian 1 , Vijay Varadan 2
1 Chemistry, University of Arkansas-Fayetteville, Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States, 2 Microelectronics and Photonics, University of Arkansas-Fayetteville, Fayetteville, Arkansas, United States

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9:00 PM - V3.6
Thermal-assisted Photoreduction of Silver Nanowires.

Hsien-Tse Tung 1 , Cheng-Wei Yen 1 , Jenn-Ming Song 2 , In-Gann Chen 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, National Cheng-Kung University, Tainan Taiwan, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, National Dong Hwa University, Hualien Taiwan

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9:00 PM - V3.7
Transformation of Se-based Nanostructured Materials.

Geon Dae Moon 1 , Unyoung Jeong 1
1 Metallurgical Engineering, Yonsei Univ., Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - V3.8
Controlled Growth and Particle Size Control of 2D Cationic Materials for Enhanced Catalytic Properties.

Harris Shaikh 1 , Claudia Swanson 1 , Dave Rogow 1 , Marc Bresler 1 , Allen Oliver 1 , Scott Oliver 1
1 Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Santa Cruz, California, United States

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9:00 PM - V3.9
Growth of t-Se Nanowires in Polymer Thin Films and Fabrication of 2-D Nanowire Networks with Chemical Junctions.

Sungwook Ko 1 , Geon Dae Moon 1 , Seong Won Lee 1 , Unyong Jeong 1
1 , yonsei university, 134 shinchon-dong, seodaemoon-gu Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - V3
Transfer V3.22 to V6.7

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2008-03-27   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Kyoung-Shin Choi Purdue University
Amanda S. Barnard University of Melbourne
David J. Srolovitz Yeshiva University
Huifang Xu University of Wisconsin-Madison
V6: New Methods to Grow and Study Crystals
Session Chairs
Amanda Barnard
Thursday AM, March 27, 2008
Room 3005 (Moscone West)

9:30 AM - V6.1
Binary Nanorod Heterostructures Synthesized by Partial Cation Exchange.

Bryce Sadtler 1 , Steven Hughes 1 , Richard Robinson 2 , A. Alivisatos 1 2
1 Department of Chemistry, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 Materials Science Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States

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9:45 AM - V6.2
Correlated Single Particle Spectroscopy and SEM Imaging of Gold Nanodecahedra.

Jessica Rodriguez-Fernandez 1 2 , Ana Sanchez-Iglesias 1 , Carolina Novo 2 , Alison Funston 2 , Isabel Pastoriza-Santos 1 , Luis Liz-Marzan 1 , Paul Mulvaney 2
1 Química Física and Unidad Asociada CSIC, Universidade de Vigo, Vigo, Pontevedra, Spain, 2 School of Chemistry & Bio21 Institute, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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10:00 AM - **V6.3
Quantifying Shape Evolution in Nanomaterials.

Christine Orme 1 , Jeremy Gray 1 , Danxu Du 3 , Kyoung-Shin Choi 2 , David Srolovitz 4
1 , Lawrence Livermore National Lab, Livermore, California, United States, 3 , Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States, 2 , Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States, 4 , Yeshiva University, New York, New York, United States

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10:30 AM - V6.4
Engineering the Properties of Wurtzite Zinc Oxide via Sonochemical and Hydrothermal Shape-controlled Synthesis.

Marco Palumbo 1 , Simon Henley 1 , Thierry Lutz 1 , Vlad Stolojan 1 , S. Ravi P. Silva 1
1 Faculty of Engineering & Physical Sciences, Nano-Electronics Centre, Advanced Technology Institute, Guilford United Kingdom

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10:45 AM - V6.5
Carbon-induced Strain Engineering for Size and Density Control of Self-assembled Germanium Quantum Dots.

Sung Won Hwang 1 , Sung Kim 1 , Seung Hui Hong 1 , Jun Woo Park 1 , Hosun Lee 1 , Suk-Ho Choi 1 , Wondong Kim 2 , Ja Yong Koo 2
1 College of Electronics and Information, Kyung Hee University, Yongin, Kyungkido, Korea (the Republic of), 2 The Center for Atomic Control of Heteroepitaxy Group, Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science, Daejeon Korea (the Republic of)

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11:00 AM - V6
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11:30 AM - V6.6
Kinetic- or Thermodynamic-Growth Formation of Pd Nanocrystals: a combined TEM-DLS Approach.

Gilles Berhault 1 , Marta Bausach 1
1 IRCELYON, University Lyon I, Villeurbanne France

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11:45 AM - V6.7
Calcite Nano-fibers and Nano-architectures Produced by Micro-organisms in Soil Environments.

Huifang Xu 1 , Tianhu Chen 1 2
1 Materials Science Program, and Geology & Geophysics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, United States, 2 School of Natural Resources and Environmental Engineering, Hefei University of Technology, Hefei, Anhaui, China

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12:00 PM - **V6.8
Quantitative 3D Measurement of Size, Shape and Distribution by Electron Tomography.

Paul Midgley 1 , Edmund Ward 1 , Juan-Carlos Hernandez 1 , Ana Hungria 1
1 Department of Materials Science, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom

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12:30 PM - V6.9
Direct Imaging Individual Atoms within Three-Layer Au/Pd Nanoparticles.

Domingo Ferrer 1 , Doug Blom 2 , Lawrence Allard 2 , Sergio Sergio Mejia 3 , Miguel Jose-Yacaman 1
1 Chemical Engineering, The University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, United States, 2 Materials Science and Technology Division, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States, 3 Facultad de Ciencias Físico Matemáticas, Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Monterrey, Nuevo León, Mexico

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12:45 PM - V6.10
Nanocrystal Synthesis: from Molecular to Supramolecular Chemistry.

Y. Charles Cao 1
1 Chemistry, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States

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V8: Poster Session II
Session Chairs
Huifang Xu
Friday AM, March 28, 2008
Salon Level (Marriott)

9:00 PM - V8.1
Atomistic Study of Synthesis of Bimetallic Clusters by Coalescence of Two Metallic Clusters.

S. Mizuno 1 , K. Shintani 1
1 Department of Mechanical Engineering and Intelligent Systems, University of Electro-Communications, Chofu, Tokyo, Japan

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9:00 PM - V8.10
Shape and Size Control of Ni/NiO Core/Shell Nanostructures.

Nitin Chopra 1 , Leslie Claypoole 2 , Leonidas Bachas 1
1 Chemistry, University of Kentucky, Lexington, Kentucky, United States, 2 Chemistry, Fairmont State University, Fairmont, West Virginia, United States

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9:00 PM - V8.11
From TiCl3 to Nanoparticles of TiO2 (Anatase, Brookite or Rutile): Soft Conditions for Precipitation of Original Shaped Particles.

Sophie Cassaignon 1 , Magali Koelsch 1 , Jean-Pierre Jolivet 1
1 Laboratoire Chimie de la Matière Condensée de Paris, Université Pierre et Marie Curie-Paris6 - CNRS UMR 7574, Paris France

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9:00 PM - V8.13
Morphological Evolution of Electrodeposited Nanocrystalline Al-Mg Alloy Powders.

Sankara Sarma Tatiparti 1 , Mahesh Tanniru 1 , Fereshteh Ebrahimi 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, United States

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9:00 PM - V8.14
Density Functional Calculations for Diffusion Path-way and Energy Barriers Determination of Precursor Adatoms on Different Crystallographic Planes of GaN.

Vibhu Jindal 1 , James Grandusky 1 , Neeraj Tripathi 1 , Mihir Tungare 1 , Fatemeh Shahedipour-Sandvik 1
1 College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering, University at Albany- SUNY, Albany, New York, United States

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9:00 PM - V8.15
WITHDRAWN 02/21/08 Shapes of Semiconductor Nanostructures Epi-grown by Selective-area MOCVD.

Benzhong Wang 1 , Soo Jin Chua 1
1 MG, Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, Singapore Singapore

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9:00 PM - V8.16
Crystal Growth of Lead(II) Hydrate Benzoate.

Claudia Swanson 1 , Scott Oliver 1
1 Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, United States

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9:00 PM - V8.17
A Crystal Recognition Methodology for Systematic Quantitative Characterization of Nano-Scale Crystals.

Amjed Al-mousa 1 2 , Darrell Niemann 1 , Norman Gunther 1 , Mahmud Rahman 1
1 Electron Devices Laboratory, EE Dept., Santa Clara University, San Jose, California, United States, 2 , PDF Solutions, San Jose, California, United States

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9:00 PM - V8.18
Electrochemical Shape Control and Shape-Dependent Properties of Cuprous Oxide Crystals.

Carrie Read 1 , Matthew Siegfried 1 , Kyoung-Shin Choi 1
1 Chemistry, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States

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9:00 PM - V8.19
Degenerate Crystal Phases in Nonspherical Silica Colloids.

Stephanie Lee 1 , Sharon Gerbode 2 , Itai Cohen 2 , Chekesha Liddell 1
1 Materials Science & Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States, 2 Physics, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, United States

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9:00 PM - V8.2
Synthesis of Large Scale Cu2O Nanocubes and Subsequent Oxidation to CuO Hollow Nanostructures for Lithium Ion Battery Anode Materials.

Ji Chan Park 1 , Hyunjoon Song 1 , Jeonghan Kim 2 , Hyuksang Kwon 2
1 Chemistry, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejeon Korea (the Republic of), 2 Materials Science, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejeon Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - V8.20
Cyclic Growth Twinning of Sn in SnAgCu Alloys.

Eric Cotts 1 , Yan Xing 1 , Lawrence Lehman 1
1 , Binghamton University, Binghamton, New York, United States

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9:00 PM - V8.21
Synthesis of Crystalline Lithium Niobate Nanostructures.

Bryan Wood 1 , Valentin Mocanu 1 , Byron Gates 1
1 Chemistry, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia, Canada

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9:00 PM - V8.23
The Effect of Transient Nucleation on the Microstructure in Nucleation and Growth Reactions.

David Wu 1 , Kevin Chu 1 2 , Siu Sin Quek 1 , Chin Yi Chee 1 , Jiawei Chiu 1
1 , Institute of High Performance Computing, Singapore Singapore, 2 , Vitamin D, Inc., Menlo Park, California, United States

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9:00 PM - V8.24
Quantized Growth of CdTe Quantum Dots; Observation of Magic-Size and Controlling Aggregation Dynamics of CdTe Quantum Dots.

Pinar Dagtepe 1 , Viktor Chikan 1 , Jacek Jasinski 2 , Valerie Leppert 2
1 Chemistry, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, United States, 2 School of Engineering, University of California at Merced, Merced, California, United States

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9:00 PM - V8.26
WITHDRAWN 02/21/08 Synthesis of Template-free Zeolite Nanocrystals in Crosslinked Chitosan Hydrogels.

Dan Li 1 , Huanting Wang 1
1 Department of Chemical Engineering, Monash University, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia

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9:00 PM - V8.28
Implications of Hydrogen Bond Topologies onto Crystal Packing and Morphology.

Max Petersen 1 , Steffen Wilke 1
1 , Accelrys, Inc., San Diego, California, United States

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9:00 PM - V8.29
Erbium Selenite Dihydrate Crystal Growth and Control; The Discovery of New Crystalline Structures.

Marc Bresler 1 , Claudia Swanson 1 , David Rogow 1 , Scott Oliver 1
1 Chemistry and Biochemistry, University California Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, United States

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9:00 PM - V8.3
Nanoreactor Frameworks for Heterogeneous Catalysts.

Jung Up Bang 1 , Joongoo Lee 1 , Ji Chan Park 1 , Hyunjoon Song 1
1 Chemistry, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Daejeon Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - V8.30
Networks of Cross-Linked Nanocrystals.

Isabella Franchini 1 , Angela Fiore 1 , Albert Figuerola 1 , Stefan Kudera 2 , Roberto Cingolani 1 , Roman Krahne 1 , Liberato Manna 1
1 , NNL-National Nanotechnology Laboratory of CNR-INFM, Lecce Italy, 2 Metals Research, Max-Planck-Institute, Stuttgart Germany

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9:00 PM - V8.31
Synthesis and Optical Properties of Tetrapod-like ZnSSe Alloy Nanostructures.

H. Xu 1 , Y. Liang 1 , Z. Liu 1 , X. Zhang 1 , S. Hark 1
1 Department of Physics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong China

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9:00 PM - V8.32
Synthesis and Characterization of Type II Core/Shell Quantum Dots ZnO/CdS.

Fen Xu 1 2 , Hiroshi Matsui 2 1
1 Chemistry Department, Graduate Center -CUNY, New York, New York, United States, 2 Chemistry Department, Hunter College - CUNY, New York, New York, United States

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9:00 PM - V8.5
Structural and Optical Characterization of Silicon Nanocrystals in Atomic Scale by Ultra-high-vacuum Scanning Tunneling Microscopy.

Sung Won Hwang 1 , Sung Kim 1 , Seung Hui Hong 1 , Chang Oh Kim 1 , Suk-Ho Choi 1 , Yongsung Kim 2 , Ja Yong Koo 2
1 College of Electronics and Information, Kyung Hee University, Yongin, Kyungkido, Korea (the Republic of), 2 The Center for Atomic Control of Heteroepitaxy Group, Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science, Daejeon Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - V8.6
Fabrication of Nanoparticles using Arc Plasma Gun.

Naoki Tsukahara 1 , Tomohiro Nagata 1 , Hirohiko Murakami 1
1 Tsukuba Institute for Super Materials, ULVAC, Inc., Tsukuba, Ibaraki Japan

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9:00 PM - V8.7
Crystal Shape and Structure of Hydrothermal Synthesized iron-tin Mixed Oxide Nanocrystallites.

Valentin Teodorescu 1 , Marie-Genevieve Blanchin 2 , Monica Sorescu 3 , Lucian Diamandescu 1 , Doina Tarabasan-Mihaila 1
1 Stucture of Defects in Solids, National Institute for Materials Physics, Bucharest Romania, 2 Condense Mater Physics and Nanostructures Laboratory, Lyon 1 University, Villeurbanne France, 3 Department of Physics, Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States

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9:00 PM - V8.8
Method to Create Cubic FePt Clusters During in situ Gas-Phase Aggregation.

Marlann Patterson 1 , Xiangxin Rui 2 , Jeff Shield 2 , David Sellmyer 2
1 Chemistry and Engineering Physics, University of Wisconsin - Platteville, Platteville, Wisconsin, United States, 2 MRSEC , University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States

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9:00 PM - V8.9
Single-Crystal Nanoribbons, Nanotubes and Nanowires from Intramolecular Charge-Transfer Organic Molecules.

Zhang Xiujuan 1 , Lee Shuittong 1
1 , city university of HongKong, HongKong China

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