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Spring 2011 Logo2011 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit

April 25-29, 2011 | San Francisco
Meeting Chairs: Ping Chen, Chang Beom-Eom, Samuel S. Mao, Ryan O'Hayre

Symposium DD : Quantitative Characterization of Nanostructured Materials

2011-04-26   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Frank (Bud) Bridges University of California Santa Cruz
Igor Levin National Institute of Standards and Technology
Valeri Petkov Central Michigan University
Thomas Proffen Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Matt Tucker ISIS Facility

Symposium Support

National Science Foundation
U.S. Department of Energy
DD3: Poster Session I
Session Chairs
Igor Levin
Thomas Proffen
Tuesday PM, April 26, 2011
Exhibition Hall (Moscone West)

1:00 AM -
DD3.3 Transferred to DD6.19

DD1: Total Scattering PDF and Electron Microscopy of Nanocrystals
Session Chairs
Igor Levin
Matt Tucker
Tuesday AM, April 26, 2011
Room 3024 (Moscone West)

9:30 AM - **DD1.1
Refinement of Nanoparticle Structures via Pair Distribution Function Data.

Reinhard Neder 1
1 Crystallography and Structural Physics, University Erlangen, Erlangen Germany

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10:00 AM - DD1.2
Lessons Learned from Simulation Studies Involving the Pair Distribution Function of Simple Elemental Nanoparticles.

Katharine Mullen 1 , Igor Levin 1
1 Ceramics Division , National Institute of Standards and Technology, Gaithersburg, Maryland, United States

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10:15 AM - DD1.3
Advanced Characterization of Core-shell `Reverse' Magnetic Nanoparticles.

Sophie Carenco 1 2 , Xavier Le Goff 2 , Lucian Roiban 3 , Ovidiu Ersen 3 , Cedric Boissiere 1 , Nicolas Mezailles 2 , Clement Sanchez 1
1 Laboratoire de Chimie de la Matiere Condensee de Paris, College de France, CNRS, UPMC, Paris France, 2 Laboratoire Heteroelements et Coordination, Ecole Polytechnique, CNRS, Palaiseau France, 3 Institut de Physique et Chimie des Materiaux de Strasbourg, UMR 7504 CNRS – Universite de Strasbourg, Strasbourg France

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10:30 AM - DD1.4
Dopant Induced Shape Evolution of Colloidal Nanocrystals: The Case of Zinc Oxide.

Yefeng Yang 1 , Yizheng Jin 1 , Zhizhen Ye 1 , Haiping He 1
1 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, State Key Laboratory of Silicon Materials, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China

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10:45 AM - DD1.5
Ultrathin Bismuth Sulfide Nanowires: Surface and Core Structure at the Cluster-nanocrystal Transition.

Jordan Thomson 1 , Ludovico Cademartiri 3 , Mark Macdonald 2 , Srebri Petrov 1 , Gianluca Calestani 4 , Peng Zhang 2 , Geoffrey Ozin 1
1 Chemistry, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, 3 Chemistry and Chemical Biology, Harvard University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Chemistry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 4 Chemistry, Universita di Parma, Parma Italy

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11:00 AM - *
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11:30 AM - **DD1.6
Surface Stucture and Chemistry in Metal and Metal Oxide Nanoparticles.

Angus Kirkland 1 , Neil Young 1
1 Department of Materials, Oxford University, Oxford United Kingdom

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12:00 PM - **DD1.7
Pair Distribution Function Studies of Core and Surface Effects in Gold Nanoparticles.

Joshua Kurzman 1
1 Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of California Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara, California, United States

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12:30 PM - DD1.8
Atomic-scale Mapping of Ferroelectricity in Individual Colloidal Nanocrystals.

Mark Polking 1 , Myung-Geun Han 2 , Shiva Reddy Adireddy 3 , Peter Ercius 4 , Thomas Duden 4 , Ramamoorthy Ramesh 1 , Paul Alivisatos 1
1 , University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 , Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York, United States, 3 , University of New Orleans, New Orleans, Louisiana, United States, 4 National Center for Electron Microscopy, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States

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12:45 PM - DD1.9
True Atomic Level Imaging of Shaped Nanoparticles Composed of Bismuth, Antimony and Tellurium Using Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy.

Derrick Mott 1 , Nguyen Mai 1 , Teruyoshi Sakata 1 , Mikio Koyano 1 , Koichi Higashimine 1 , Shinya Maenosono 1
1 Materials Science, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Nomi, Ishikawa, Japan

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DD3: Poster Session I
Session Chairs
Igor Levin
Thomas Proffen
Tuesday PM, April 26, 2011
Exhibition Hall (Moscone West)

6:00 PM - DD3.1
Growth of Shape-selected Metal Nanocrystals on Oxide Surface.

Fabien Silly 1
1 DSM, IRAMIS, SPCSI, CEA Saclay, Gif sur Yvette France

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6:00 PM - DD3.10
Description of the Physical Properties of Nanostructured Hybrid Materials Based on Biopolymer Templates.

Marco Garza-Navarro 1 2 , Alejandro Torres-Castro 1 2 , Martin Reyes-Melo 1 2 , Domingo Garcia-Gutierrez 1 2 , Moises Hinojosa-Rivera 1 2 , Virgilio Gonzalez-Gonzalez 1 2
1 Materials Science and Engineering, UANL-FIME, San Nicolás de los Garza, Nuevo León, Mexico, 2 Advanced Materials, UANL-CIIDIT, Apodaca, Nuevo León, Mexico

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6:00 PM - DD3.12
Nanostructured Substrates for Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy and Detection of Engineered Nanoparticles.

Sabrina Darmawi 1 , Limei Chen 1 , Torsten Henning 1 , Peter Klar 1
1 I. Physikalisches Institut, Justus-Liebig-Universitaet, Giessen Germany

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6:00 PM - DD3.13
Three-axis Correction of Distortion in Scanning Probe Microscopy.

Matthew Trawick 1 , Nathan Follin 1 , Christopher Musalo 1
1 Physics Department, University of Richmond, Richmond, Virginia, United States

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6:00 PM - DD3.14
Solid-state NMR Study of Gold Nanoparticle-polymer Composites.

Agustina Leonardi 1 , Gilles Bourret 1 , Jonathan Milette 1 , Violeta Toader 1 , Linda Reven 1 , Bruce Lennox 1
1 Department of Chemistry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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6:00 PM - DD3.15
Manipulation of Nanoparticles Inside Scanning Electron Microscope.

Rynno Lohmus 1 , Sergei Vlassov 1 , Boris Polyakov 1 2 , Leonid Dorogin 1 , Ants Lohmus 1 , Martin Timusk 1 , Margo Plaado 1
1 , University of Tartu, Institute of Physics, Tartu Estonia, 2 , 2Institute of Solid State Physics, University of Latvia, Latvia, Riga Latvia

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6:00 PM - DD3.16
Structural and Electrical Characterization of Cu-CNT Nanocomposites.

Martin Mendoza 1 , Guillermo Solorzano 1 , Andrea Portocarreiro 2
1 Materials Engineering, PUC-Rio, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de janeiro, Brazil, 2 DIMAT, Inmetro, Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

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6:00 PM - DD3.17
In-situ Quantitative Microscopy of Low Dimensional Materials.

Reza Shahbazian Yassar 1 , Anjana Asthana 1 , Kasra Momeni 1 , Hessam Ghassemi 1 , Yoke Yap 1
1 , Michigan Technological University, Houghton, Michigan, United States

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6:00 PM - DD3.18
AFM Investigation of Interfacial Degradation in PEM Fuel Cells.

Nishith Parikh 1 , Reza Yassar 1
1 Mechanical Engineering, Michigan Technological University, Houghton, Michigan, United States

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6:00 PM - DD3.4
Fabrication and Characterization of TiO2 Nanofibers Embedding TiO2 Nanowires.

So-Eun Kim 1 , Jong-Hun Lee 1 , Changwoon Nah 1 , Kwang-Un Jeong 1
1 Polymer-Nano Science and Technology, Chonbuk National University, Jeonju, Jeonbuk provincy, Korea (the Republic of)

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6:00 PM - DD3.5
Magnetic Nanocomposites: Comparison of Severed Routes to Tune the Anisotropy of the Fillers for Controlled Anisotropic Reinforcement.

Anne-Sophie Robbes 1 2 , Fabrice Cousin 1 , Jacques Jestin 1 , Florian Meneau 2 , Francois Boue 1
1 , Laboratoire Leon Brillouin, Gif-sur-Yvette France, 2 , Synchrotron Soleil, Gif-sur-Yvette France

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6:00 PM - DD3.9
Polaronic Effects in Small Colloidal Silicon Nanocrystals.

Katerina Dohnalova 1 , Tom Gregorkiewicz 1 , Jan Valenta 2 , Irina Yassievich 3
1 University of Amsterdam, Van der Waals-Zeeman Institute, Amsterdam Netherlands, 2 Faculty of Mathematics and Physics, Charles University, Prague Czech Republic, 3 A.F. Ioffe Physico-Technical Institute, Russian Academy of Sciences, Saint-Petersburg Russian Federation

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2011-04-27   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Frank (Bud) Bridges University of California Santa Cruz
Igor Levin National Institute of Standards and Technology
Valeri Petkov Central Michigan University
Thomas Proffen Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Matt Tucker ISIS Facility

Symposium Support

National Science Foundation
U.S. Department of Energy
DD6: Poster Session II
Session Chairs
Valeri Petkov
Matt Tucker
Wednesday PM, April 27, 2011
Salons 7-9 (Marriott)

1:00 AM -
DD6.11 Transferred to DD8.4

DD4: Structural and Chemical Imaging
Session Chairs
Angus Kirkland
Ralph Nuzzo
Wednesday AM, April 27, 2011
Room 3024 (Moscone West)

9:30 AM - **DD4.1
Visualizing Catalytic Materials Chemistry at Atomic Resolution.

Ralph Nuzzo 1
1 , University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, United States

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10:00 AM - DD4.2
Ag and Ag/Pd Nanoparticles - A Correlated SERS/TEM/EELS/SPR Investigation and Application in NOx/COx Gas Sensing.

Imran Khan 1 , Ai Leen Koh 2 , David McComb 2 , Sorin Lazar 1 , Gerald Kothleitner 4 , Ewen Smith 5
1 Materials Science Research Department, AWE, Reading United Kingdom, 2 Materials, Imperial College London, London United Kingdom, 4 , FEI Electron Optics, Eindhoven Netherlands, 5 FELMI, Graz University of Technology, Graz Austria

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10:15 AM - DD4.3
Channel Strain Characterization in Semiconductor Device by Techniques Based on Transmission Electron Microscope.

Jinghong Li 1 , Dureseti Chidambarrao 1 , Jeff Johnson 2 , Yunyu Wang 1 , Anthony Domenicucci 1
1 , IBM Microelectronics, Hopewell Junction, New York, United States, 2 Microelectronics, IBM, ESSEX JUNCTION, Vermont, United States

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10:30 AM - DD4.4
Limits in Detecting an Individual Dopant Atom Embedded in a Crystal.

Anudha Mittal 1 , K. Andre Mkhoyan 1
1 Chemical Eng. and Material Science, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

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10:45 AM - DD4.5
Characterization of Interfaces in Anisotropic Type II Nanocrystal Heterostructures with Atomic Resolution.

Hunter McDaniel 1 , Moonsub Shim 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Champaign, Illinois, United States

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11:00 AM - *
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11:30 AM - **DD4.6
Electron Holography for Structures and Fields.

Hannes Lichte 1 , Dorin Geiger 1 , Andreas Lenk 1 , Martin Linck 1 3 , Axel Lubk 1 2 , Falk Roeder 1 , Karin Vogel 1 , Daniel Wolf 1
1 Triebenberg Lab, Technische Universitaet Dresden, Dresden, Saxony, Germany, 3 NCEM, LBNL, Berkely, California, United States, 2 , CEMES-CNRS, Toulouse France

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12:00 PM - DD4.7
Quantitative Atomic 3-D Imaging of Single/Double Sheet Graphene Structure by Exit-wave Reconstruction.

Joerg Jinschek 1 , Emrah Yucelen 2 3 , Hector Calderon 4 , Bert Freitag 1
1 Research Market Division, FEI Company, Eindhoven Netherlands, 2 Europe Nanoport, FEI Company, Eindhoven Netherlands, 3 National Centre for HREM, Delft University of Technology, Delft Netherlands, 4 ESFM, IPN, Mexico-City Mexico

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12:15 PM - DD4.8
Towards Quantitative Nanoscale Analysis in 3D using Electron Tomography.

Christian Kuebel 1 2 , Katja Schladitz 3 , Michael Godehardt 3 , Robert Cieslinski 4 , Steve Rozeveld 4
1 Institute of Nanotechnology, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology, Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen Germany, 2 , Karlsruhe Nano Micro Facility, Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen Germany, 3 , Fraunhofer ITWM, Kaiserslautern Germany, 4 Analytical Sciences Laboratory, Dow Chemical Company, Midland, Michigan, United States

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12:30 PM - DD4.9
Structural and Electrical Characterization of Carbon Nanotube Interconnects by Combined Transmission Electron Microscopy and Scanning Spreading Resistance Microscopy.

Thomas Hantschel 1 , Xiaoxing Ke 2 , Nicolo Chiodarelli 1 , Andreas Schulze 1 3 , Hugo Bender 1 , Pierre Eyben 1 , Sara Bals 2 , Wilfried Vandervorst 1 3
1 , imec, Leuven Belgium, 2 EMAT, University of Antwerp, Antwerp Belgium, 3 Instituut voor Kern-en Stralingsfysica, K. U. Leuven, Leuven Belgium

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DD5: X-ray Scattering and X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy
Session Chairs
Frank ``Budquot; Bridges
Valeri Petkov
Wednesday PM, April 27, 2011
Room 3024 (Moscone West)

2:30 PM - **DD5.1
Coherent X-ray Diffraction Mapping of Strains in Nanocrystalline Materials.

Ian Robinson 1 2
1 , UCL, London United Kingdom, 2 , Diamond Light Source, Harwell United Kingdom

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3:00 PM - DD5.2
New Opportunities in Hard X-ray Microscopy at the Nanoscale.

Hanfei Yan 1 , Jorg Maser 2 3 , Hyon Chol Kang 4 , Ray Conley 1 , Deming Shu 3 , Albert Macrander 3 , Brian Stephenson 3 5 , Yong Chu 1
1 National Synchrotron Light Source II, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, New York, United States, 2 Center for Nanoscale Materials, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States, 3 Advanced Photon Source, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States, 4 Advanced Materials Engineering and BK21 Education Center of Mould Technology for Advanced Materials and Parts, Chosun University, Gwangju Korea (the Republic of), 5 Materials Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States

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3:15 PM - DD5.3
Local Structure of Dopants in Nanocrystalline Materials Obtained by Reverse Monte Carlo Analysis of EXAFS Spectra.

Markus Winterer 1
1 Faculty of Engineering, University Duisburg-Essen, Duisburg Germany

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3:30 PM - DD5.4
An EXAFS Study of Lattice Distortion in the Type-I Clathrate Ba8Ga16Sn30.

Scott Medling 1 , Michael Kozina 1 , Frank Bridges 1 , Koichiro Suekuni 2 , Toshiro Takabatake 3
1 Physics, UC Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz, California, United States, 2 School of Materials Science, Japan Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, Nomi, Ishikawa, Japan, 3 Quantum Matter, Hiroshima University, Hiroshima Japan

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3:45 PM - DD5.5
Synthesis, Micro and Electronic Structure Investigation of Diamond Nanorod Spherules by High Resolution NEXAFS Coupled PEEM and Their Field Emission Performance.

Swathi Iyer 1 , Paul Maguire 1
1 Materials and Nanotechnology, NDSU, Fargo, North Dakota, United States

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4:00 PM - *
Break

4:30 PM - **DD5.6
Characterization of Nanomaterials and Particulates by Soft X-ray Scanning Transmission X-ray Microscopy.

David Shuh 1 , Tolek Tyliszczak 1 , Per-Anders Glans 1 , Jinghua Guo 1
1 , LBNL, Berkeley, California, United States

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5:00 PM - DD5.7
Overcoming Self-absorption Effects in Bulk Sensitive XANES Analysis of Rare Earth Doped Silicon Oxide Films.

Patrick Wilson 1 2 , Tyler Roschuk 1 2 , Sneha Bernard 1 2 , Evgueni Chelomentsev 1 2 , Jacek Wojcik 1 2 , Peter Mascher 1 2
1 Engineering Physics, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, 2 Centre for Emerging Device Technologies, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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5:15 PM - DD5.8
Structural Characterization and Effect of Impurities and Defects in Ga Doped ZnO Nanostructures.

Rodrigo Noriega 1 , Sumohan Misra 2 , Saahil Mehra 1 , Michael Toney 2 , Alberto Salleo 1
1 , Stanford University, Stanford, California, United States, 2 , Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource, Menlo Park, California, United States

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5:30 PM - DD5.9
Structures and Interactions in Neurofilament: Gel Expanded to Gel Condensed Transition.

Roy Beck 1 2 3 , Jonna Deek 4 , Myung Chul Choi 2 3 , Taiji Ikawa 5 , Osamu Watanabe 5 , Erwin Frey 6 , Piliph Pincus 2 , Cyrus Safinya 2 3
1 Physics and Astronomy, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv Israel, 2 Physics, University of California, Santa Barbara,CA, California, United States, 3 Materials, MCDB, University of California, Santa Barbara,CA, California, United States, 4 Chemistry & Biochemistry, University of California, Santa Barbara,CA, California, United States, 5 , Toyota Central R&D Laboratories, Nagakute, Aichi, Japan, 6 Physics, Ludwig Maximilians Universitaet Muenchen, München Germany

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5:45 PM - DD5.10
Triangular Gold Nanoprism Superlattices: The Role of Attractive Depletion Forces and Repulsive Electrostatic Forces.

Kaylie Young 1 2 , Matthew Jones 2 3 , Jian Zhang 1 2 , Robert Macfarlane 1 2 , Byeongdu Lee 4 , Chad Mirkin 1 2 3
1 Chemistry, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States, 2 International Institute for Nanotechnology, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States, 3 Materials Science, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States, 4 X-ray Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory, Argonne, Illinois, United States

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DD6: Poster Session II
Session Chairs
Valeri Petkov
Matt Tucker
Wednesday PM, April 27, 2011
Salons 7-9 (Marriott)

9:00 PM - DD6.1
Charge Transfer Effects in Perovskite Oxide Superlattices.

Meng Gu 1 , Fan Yang 1 , Elke Arehnolz 2 , Michael Biegalski 3 , Hans Christen 3 , Nigel Browning 1 4 , Yayoi Takamura 1
1 Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, UC Davis, Davis, California, United States, 2 Advanced Light Source, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States, 3 Center for Nanophase Materials Science, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States, 4 Condensed Matter and Materials Science Division, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States

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9:00 PM - DD6.12
TEM Study of Nanometric AlN Interlayers in AlInN/GaN Heterostructures for 2DEG Optimization in High Electron Mobility Transistors.

Arantxa Vilalta-Clemente 1 , Magali Morales 1 , Piero Gamarra 2 , Marie Antoinette Poisson 2 , Ruterana Pierre 1
1 , CIMAP, Caen France, 2 , Alcatel-Thales, III-V Lab, Marcoussis France

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9:00 PM - DD6.13
Systematic Electron Crystallographic Characterization of Three-dimensional Binary Nanocrystal Superlattices.

Jun Chen 1 , Xingchen Ye 2 , Christopher Murray 2 1
1 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States, 2 Department of Chemistry, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

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9:00 PM - DD6.14
Size Effects in the XPS Analysis of Transition Metal Nanostructures.

Nicola Cioffi 1 , Nicoletta Ditaranto 1 , Rosa Pilolli 1 , Daniela Longano 1 , Luisa Torsi 1 , Luigia Sabbatini 1
1 Dipartimento di Chimica, Università degli Studi di Bari "Aldo Moro", Bari Italy

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9:00 PM - DD6.15
Role of Size and Shape on the Graphitization of Nanodiamonds.

Ashfaq Adnan 1
1 Mechanical and Aerospace, University of Texas, Arlington, Texas, United States

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9:00 PM - DD6.16
Measuring the Influence of Metal Ions on the Magnetic Properties in Doped Apatite Nanoparticles.

Robert Usselman 1 , Michael Klem 2 , Collette Chorney 2 , Michael Boss 1 , Rajendra Kasinath 2 , Stephen Russek 1
1 Magnetics Groups, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Boulder, Colorado, United States, 2 Chemistry and Geochemistry, Montana Tech of the University of Montana, Butte, Montana, United States

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9:00 PM - DD6.17
New Methods in Structural Characterization of Biological Nano-fibrils by Production of Oriented Samples for Analysis with Polarized Infrared and Raman Spectroscopy, enhanced by Site-specific Isotope Labelling.

Jose Rodriguez-Perez 1 , Ian Hamley 1 , Adam Squires 1
1 Chemistry, University of Reading, Reading United Kingdom

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9:00 PM - DD6.18
Preferential Evaporation Effects in GaN Nanowires Studied Using Atom Probe Tomography.

James Riley 1 , Rodrigo Bernal 2 , Qiming Li 3 , Horacio Espinosa 2 , George Wang 3 , Lincoln Lauhon 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States, 2 Mechanical Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States, 3 , Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

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9:00 PM - DD6.19
Improvement of Atmospheric Pressure Chemical Vapor Deposition Deposited TCO Films: Initial Growth Study with Transmission Electron Spectroscopy.

Gilbere Mannie 1 2 , Joop van Deelen 3 , Hans Niemantsverdriet 2 , Peter Thuene 2
1 , Material innovation institute (M2i), Delft Netherlands, 2 , Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven Netherlands, 3 , TNO Science & Industry, Eindhoven Netherlands

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9:00 PM - DD6.2
Single Crystalline Zn2SnO4 Rhombohedral Nanoplates Growing as Zigzag Nanowires: Synthesis, Crystallochemical and Electrical Characterization.

Stevin Pramana 1 , Cheng Sun 1 , Joshua Lim 1 , Nripan Mathews 1 , Lydia Wong 1 , Subodh Mhaisalkar 1
1 Energy Research Institute @ NTU, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore Singapore

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9:00 PM - DD6.3
Surface Optical Phonon of Single ZnS Nanobelt.

Hsin-Hua Wang 1 , Cheng-Ying Chen 1 , Linfeng Hu 2 , Xiaosheng Fang 2 , Jr-Hau He 1
1 Institute of Photonics and Optoelectronics, & Department of Electrical Engineering, National Taiwan University, Taipei Taiwan, 2 Department of Materials Science, Fudan University, Shanghai China

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9:00 PM - DD6.4
Auger-assisted Visible No-phonon Eemission from Si-NCs.

Wieteke de Boer 1 , Tom Gregorkiewicz 1
1 Van der Waals-Zeeman Institute, University of Amsterdam, Amsterdam Netherlands

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9:00 PM - DD6.6
Fluorescent Resonance Energy Transfer Between Colloidal Quantum Dots in Polystyrene Thin Films.

Chelsea Haughn 1 , Hao Shen 1 , Chaoying Ni 1 , Michael Mackay 1 , Matt Doty 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Delaware, Newark , Delaware, United States

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9:00 PM - DD6.7
In Vivo Studies of a Nanostructured Titanium Alloy Knee Plate and Pin.

Julia Mirza Rosca 1 , Agustin Santana Lopez 1 , Domingo Herrera Santana 1 , David Gonzalez 2 , Jose-Antonio Garcia 3 , Agurtzane Martinez 3
1 , University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Spain, 2 , Technological Institute of Canarias, Las Palmas de Gran Canaria Spain, 3 , Advanced Surface Engineering Center AIN, Pamplona Spain

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9:00 PM - DD6.8
Synthesis of N Type Doped Stoichiometric Boron Nitride Nanostructures.

Jose Nocua 1 , Frank Mendoza 1 , Gerardo Morell 1 2
1 Department of physic, University of Puerto Rico, Rio Piedras, Puerto Rico, United States, 2 , Institute for Functional Nanomaterials, San Juan, Puerto Rico, United States

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9:00 PM - DD6.9
TiO2 Nanotube Growth Mechanism Studied with Scanning Auger Spectroscopy.

John Hammond 1 , Steffen Berger 2 , Felix Schmidt-Stein 2 , Sergiu Albu 2 , Helga Hildegrand 2 , Patrik Schmuki 2 , Dennis Paul 1
1 , Physical Electronics, Chanhanssen, Minnesota, United States, 2 , Physical Electronics, Chanhassen, Minnesota, United States

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2011-04-28   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Frank (Bud) Bridges University of California Santa Cruz
Igor Levin National Institute of Standards and Technology
Valeri Petkov Central Michigan University
Thomas Proffen Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Matt Tucker ISIS Facility

Symposium Support

National Science Foundation
U.S. Department of Energy
DD8: Spectroscopic Techniques
Session Chairs
Frank quot;Budquot; Bridges
Thomas Proffen
Thursday PM, April 28, 2011
Room 3024 (Moscone West)

2:30 PM - **DD8.1
Detection of Heating in Current Carrying Nanostructures by Raman Scattering.

Ori Cheshnovsky 1 , Yoram Selzer 1
1 School of Chemistry, Tel Aviv University, Tel Aviv Israel

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3:00 PM - DD8.2
Characterization and Modeling of Nano-structured Surfaces and Intefaces by Angle Resolved X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy.

Rosa Pilolli 1 , Nicoletta Ditaranto 1 , Vincenzo Russino 2 , Francesco Pieri 2 , Andrea Nannini 2 , Nicola Cioffi 1 , Luigia Sabbatini 1
1 Dipartimento di Chimica, Università degli Studi di Bari "Aldo Moro", Bari Italy, 2 Dipartimento di Ingegneria dell'Informazione: Elettronica, Informatica, Telecomunicazioni, Università di Pisa , Pisa Italy

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3:15 PM - DD8.3
Metallic Nanoparticle Size Determined by a Novel Approach Using Conduction Electron Paramagnetic Resonance.

Brian Simonds 1 , Archana Subramaniyan 2 , Ryan O'Hayre 2 , P. Craig Taylor 1
1 Physics, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado, United States, 2 Metallurgical and Materials Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado, United States

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3:30 PM - DD8.4
Amorphous Layer at the Interface in Thin Graphite Films Grown on C-face Silicon Carbide.

Robert Colby 1 3 , Michael Bolen 2 3 , Michael Capano 2 3 , Eric Stach 4
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States, 3 , Birck Nanotechnology Center, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States, 2 Electrical and Computer Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States, 4 The Center for Functional Nanomaterials, Brookhaven National Lab, Upton, New York, United States

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3:45 PM - DD8.5
Direct Measurement of Inhomogeneous Longitudinal Dopant Distribution in SiNWs Using Nano-probe Scanning Auger Microscopy.

Uri Givan 1 2 , Dennis Paul 3 , Jerome Hyun 2 , Elad Koren 1 , John Hammond 3 , Lincoln Lauhon 2 , Yossi Rosenwaks 1
1 Dept. of Physical Electronics, School of Electrical Engineering, Tel-Aviv University, Tel-Aviv Israel, 2 Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States, 3 , Physical Electronics Inc., Chanhassen, Minnesota, United States

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