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Spring 2009 Logo2009 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit



April 13-17, 2009
| San Francisco
Meeting Chairs: Paul R. Besser, Peter Fratzl, Nicola Spaldin, Terry M. Tritt

Symposium OO : Materials and Strategies for Lab-on-a-Chip--Biological Analysis, Cell-Material Interfaces, and Fluidic Assembly of Nanostructures

2009-04-14   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Shashi Murthy Northeastern University
Henry Zeringue University of Pittsburgh
Saif Khan National University of Singapore
Victor Ugaz Texas A&M University

Symposium Support

Dept of Chemical Engineering, Northeastern University
Microfluidic ChipShop GmbH
OO1: Frontiers in Lab-on-a-Chip Research I
Session Chairs
Shashi Murthy
Tuesday AM, April 14, 2009
Room 3016 (Moscone West)

9:00 AM - **OO1.1
Precision Measurement in Biology.

Stephen Quake 1
1 Bioengineering and Applied Physics, Stanford University and Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Stanford, California, United States

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9:30 AM - **OO1.2
Nanoplasmonics and Integrated Biological Microprocessor for Molecular Medicine.

Luke Lee 1 2 3
1 Department of Bioengineering, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 Berkeley Sensor and Actuator Center, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 3 Biomolecular Nanotechnology Center, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States

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10:00 AM - **OO1.3
Polymer-based Micro- and Nanofluidic Chips: Simple Strategies for Their Surface Modifications to Accommodate Applications in Biology.

Steven Soper 1 3 , Robin McCarley 1 3 , Michael Murphy 3 2 , Sunggook Park 3 2 , Dimitris Nikitopoulos 3 2
1 Chemistry, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States, 3 Department of Mechanical Engineering, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States, 2 Center for BioModular Multi-Scale Systems, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, Louisiana, United States

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10:30 AM - **OO1.4
Molecular Gates for Attoliter Manipulation, Analysis, and Deposition of Biofluidic Compounds.

Mark Shannon 1 2
1 Mechanical Science and Engineering, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, United States, 2 Beckman Institute, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, United States

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11:00 AM -
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11:30 AM - **OO1.5
Microfluidics and nanofluidics for Labs-on-a-Chip.

Albert van den Berg 1
1 Faculty of Electrical Engineering, Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Twente, Enschede Netherlands

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12:00 PM - **OO1.6
Droplets & Microfluidics: Novel Tools in Nanomaterial Synthesis.

Andrew deMello 1
1 Department of Chemistry, Imperial College London, South Kensington United Kingdom

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12:30 PM - **OO1.7
Stop Flow Lithography to Create Functional Microparticles.

Patrick Doyle 1
1 Chemical Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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2009-04-15   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Shashi Murthy Northeastern University
Henry Zeringue University of Pittsburgh
Saif Khan National University of Singapore
Victor Ugaz Texas A&M University
OO4: Materials Synthesis on Chip
Session Chairs
Saif Kahn
Wednesday AM, April 15, 2009
Room 3016 (Moscone West)

9:30 AM - OO4.1
Biofabrication and Enzymatic Functionalization of Free-standing Chitosan Membranes in Microfluidic Network.

Xiaolong Luo 1 3 , Dean Larios Berlin 1 3 , Jeffrey Gair 1 , Gary Rubloff 2 3
1 Bioengineering, University of Maryland, College Park, College Park, Maryland, United States, 3 Institute for Systems Research, University of Maryland, College Park, College Park, Maryland, United States, 2 Materials Science, University of Maryland, College Park, College Park, Maryland, United States

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9:45 AM - OO4.2
Ultra-Soft Microfluidics: Photo-Induced Structures from Lipid Bilayers.

Linda Hirst 1 , Jing Yuan 2
1 Natural Sciences (physics), UC Merced, Merced, California, United States, 2 Physics, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, United States

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10:00 AM - OO4.3
Tunable Synthesis of Metallic Nanoparticles in Three-phase Microfluidic Segmented Flows.

Saif Khan 1 , Suhanya Duraiswamy 1
1 Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, National University of Singapore, Singapore Singapore

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10:15 AM - OO4.4
Microscale Bioactive Patterning of Silicone Rubber for Incorporation in Microfluidic Channels

Jessica McLachlan 1 , Natasha Patrito 1 , Sarvesh Varma 1 , Jayna Chan 1 , Peter Norton 1
1 Chemistry, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada

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10:30 AM - OO4.5
Nanoparticle Synthesis on a Programmable Microfluidic Droplet System.

Woon Seob Lee 1 , Duckjong Kim 1 , Se-kwon Kim 2 , Jong Wook Hong 1
1 Materials Research and Education Center, Department of Mechanical Engineering, Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, United States, 2 Marine BioProcess Research Center, Pukyong National University, Busan Korea (the Republic of)

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Break

11:15 AM - OO4.6
Patterning Colloidal Gold Nanoparticles on a Device Surface through Chemical Self Assembly.

Sarah Adams 1 , Regina Ragan 1
1 Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of California, Irvine, Irvine, California, United States

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11:30 AM - OO4.7
Directed Fluidic Assembly of Nanotube Networks for Transistors and Aqueous Chemical Sensors

Melburne LeMieux 1 , Nishant Patil 1 , Mark Roberts 1 , Stefan Mannsfeld 1 , Justin Opatkiewicz 1 , Zhenan Bao 1
1 Chemical Engineering, Stanford, Stanford, California, United States

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11:45 AM - OO4.8
The On-chip, Directional Growth of Metallic and Polymeric Nanowires.

Bret Flanders 1 , Prem Thapa 1
1 Physics, Kansas State University, Manhattan, Kansas, United States

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12:00 PM - OO4.9
Gradient Lithography of Engineered Proteins to Fabricate Cell Culture Microenvironments.

Sheng Wang 1 2 , Cheryl Wong Po Foo 3 , Mu-ming Poo 4 , Sarah Heilshorn 3 , Xiang Zhang 1 5
1 NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center (NSEC), University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 Applied Science and Technology Graduate Program, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 3 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford , California, United States, 4 Department of Molecular and Cell Biology, University of California Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 5 Materials Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States

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12:15 PM - OO4.10
Fabrication of Microfluidic Devices for Droplet Generation based on Dry Film Resist

Patrick Leech 1 , Nan Wu 2 , Yonggang Zhu 2
1 CSIRO, Materials Science and Engineering, Clayton, Victoria, Australia, 2 CSIRO, Materials Science and Engineering, Highett, Victoria, Australia

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OO5: Cell Manipulation & Biomimetics on Chip
Session Chairs
Henry Zeringue
Wednesday PM, April 15, 2009
Room 3016 (Moscone West)

2:30 PM - OO5.1
Capture and Release of Cardiac Fibroblasts in Microfluidic Devices using Peptide-Functionalized Alginate Gels

Brian Plouffe 1 , Melissa Brown 2 3 , Milica Radisic 2 3 , Shashi Murthy 1
1 Chemical Engineering, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 3 Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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2:45 PM - OO5.2
Electronically Modulated Mixing of Neurotransmitters for Spatio-temporal Control of Nerve Cell Signalling Using an Organic Electrophoretic Delivery Device.

Karin Larsson 1 3 , Klas Tybrandt 2 3 , Sindhulakshmi Kurup 1 3 , Daniel Simon 2 3 , Peter Kjall 1 3 , Joakim Isaksson 2 , Edwin Jager 2 3 , Mats Sandberg 4 , Magnus Berggren 2 3 , Agneta Richter-Dahlfors 1 3
1 Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm Sweden, 3 , Strategic Research Center for Organic Bioelectronics (OBOE), Stockholm Sweden, 2 Department of Science and Technology, Linköping University, Norrköping Sweden, 4 , Acreo AB, Norrköping Sweden

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3:00 PM - OO5.3
Peptide-Functionalized Surfaces in Microfluidic Devices for Cell Separation by Negative Selection

James Green 1 , Milica Radisic 2 3 , Shashi Murthy 1
1 Chemical Engineering, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Chemical Engineering and Applied Chemistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 3 Institute of Biomaterials and Biomedical Engineering, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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3:15 PM - OO5.4
Rapid One-step Fabrication of 3D Branched Microvascular Flow Networks in Plastic Substrates.

Jen-Huang Huang 1 , Jeongyun Kim 1 , Arul Jayaraman 1 , Victor Ugaz 1
1 Chemical Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, United States

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3:30 PM - OO5.5
A Chip Based Patch Clamp Device.

Piyush Verma 1 , Nick Melosh 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States

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3:45 PM - OO5.6
Integrated On-Chip Blood Separation and Cancer Marker Detection

Ophir Vermesh 1 , Rong Fan 1
1 , California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, United States

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4:00 PM - OO5.7
Critical Size, Dynamic Range, and Throughput Improvements in Sorting by Deterministic Lateral Displacement Enabled by Triangular Posts.

Kevin Loutherback 1 2 , Kevin Chou 2 , Jason Puchalla 3 , Robert Austin 1 3 , James Sturm 1 2
1 Princeton Institute for the Science and Technology of Materials, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States, 2 Electrical Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States, 3 Physics, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States

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4:15 PM -
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4:30 PM - OO5.8
The Normal and Shear Strength of the Cell-Implant Interface: Accelerated Negative Buoyancy as a Method of Cell Adhesion Assessment.

Helen Griffiths 1 , Charles Collier 1 , Athina Markaki 1 2 , James Curran 1 3 , Trevor Clyne 1
1 Materials Science and Metallurgy, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom, 2 Department of Engineering, University of Cambridge, Cambridge United Kingdom, 3 , Keronite International Ltd, Cambridge United Kingdom

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4:45 PM - OO5.9
Multiplexed Nanowire Nanoelectronics – Cardiomyocytes Interfaces

Tzahi Cohen-Karni 2 , Brian Timko 1 , Lucien Weiss 1 , Charles Lieber 1 2
2 School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 1 Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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5:00 PM - OO5.10
Assessing Functional Heterogeneity at Single-cell Level using Integrated Microchips.

Rong Fan 1 2 , Ophir Vermesh 1 2 , Habib Ahmad 1 2 , Chao-Chao Liu 2 , Gabe Kwong 1 2 , James Heath 1 2
1 Nanosystems Biology Cancer Center(NSBCC), California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, United States, 2 Division of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, United States

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5:15 PM - OO5.11
Femtosecond Laser Ablation to Create Nanometer-scaled Cell Adhesion Ligand Patterns.

Ray Schmidt 1 , David Hwang 2 , Naomi Kohen 3 , Lara Gamble 4 , David Castner 4 5 , Costas Grigoropoulos 2 , Kevin Healy 3 1
1 Bioengineering, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 Mechanical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 3 Materials Science and Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 4 Department of Bioengineering, National ESCA & Surface Analysis Center for Biomedical Problems, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States, 5 Department of Chemical Engineering, National ESCA & Surface Analysis Center for Biomedical Problems, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, United States

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5:30 PM - OO5.12
Bio-inspired Microfluidic Propulsion Through Magnetically-actuated Cilia.

Syed Khaderi 1 , Michiel Baltussen 2 , Patrick Anderson 2 , Daniel Ioan 3 , Jaap Den Toonder 2 4 , Patrick Onck 1
1 Zernike Institute for Advanced Materials, University of Groningen, Groningen Netherlands, 2 , Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven Netherlands, 3 , University Politehnica of Bucharest , Bucharest Romania, 4 , Philips Research, Eindhoven Netherlands

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5:45 PM - OO5.13
Thermochemical Nanolithography of Multi-functional Templates for Selective Assembly of Bioactive Proteins.

Debin Wang 1 3 , Vamsi Kodali 1 4 , William Underwood 2 3 , Jonas Jarvholm 2 3 , Takashi Okada 2 3 , Simon Jones 2 3 , Mariacristina Rumi 2 3 , Zhenting Dai 5 , William King 5 , Seth Marder 2 3 , Jennifer Curtis 1 4 , Elisa Riedo 1 3
1 School of Physics, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 3 Center for Organic Photonics and Electronics, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 4 Petit Institute for Bioengineering and Biosciences, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 2 School of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 5 Department of Mechanical Science and Engineering, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States

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2009-04-16   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Shashi Murthy Northeastern University
Henry Zeringue University of Pittsburgh
Saif Khan National University of Singapore
Victor Ugaz Texas A&M University
OO9: Porous Materials in Labs on a Chip
Session Chairs
Saif Kahn
Thursday PM, April 16, 2009
Room 3016 (Moscone West)

4:15 PM - OO9.1
Porous Silicon in Lab-on-a-Chip Technology: Main Features and Applications in Biosensing Platforms.

Luca De Stefano 1 , Edoardo De Tommasi 1 , Ilaria Rea 1 , Ivo Rendina 1
1 , Institute for Microelectronics and Microsystems, National Council for Research, Naples Italy

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4:30 PM - OO9.2
Efficient Nanoporous Silicon Membranes for Integrated Microfluidic Separation and Sensing Systems.

Nazar Ileri 1 2 , Pieter Stroeve 1 , Sonia Letant 2 , Jerald Britten 2 , Hoang Nguyen 2 , Cindy Larson 2 , Saleem Zaidi 3 , Ahmet Palazoglu 1 , Roland Faller 1 , Joseph Tringe 2
1 , University of California Davis, Davis, California, United States, 2 , Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States, 3 , Gratings, Inc., Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

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4:45 PM - OO9.3
Open-Pore Microfluidic Tissue Engineering Scaffolds.

George Engelmayr 1 , Jane Wang 2 3 , Jeffrey Borenstein 3 , Robert Langer 1 , Lisa Freed 1
1 Harvard-MIT Division of Health Sciences and Technology, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Biomedical Engineering Center, Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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5:00 PM - OO9.4
Sub-5 nm FIB Direct Patterning of Nanopores.

Gierak Jacques 1 , Birgitta Schiedt 1
1 , CNRS-LPN, Marcoussis France

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5:15 PM - OO9.5
Functionalized Porous Nanostructured Thin Films for Immobilization of Biomolecules.

Jonathan Kwan 1 , Jeremy Sit 1
1 Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

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