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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 XX : Computational Studies of Phase Stability and Microstructure Evolution

2011-04-26   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Long-Qing Chen Pennsylvania State University
James Belak Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Heike Emmerich RWTH Aachen, Institute of Minerals Engineering (GHI)
ChrisM. Wolverton Northwestern University
XX1: Phase Stability
Session Chairs
Mark Asta
Jim Belak
Tuesday AM, April 26, 2011
Room 2016 (Moscone West)

10:00 AM - **XX1.2
The Enigmatic Ag-Pt Phase Diagram and Yet Another Derivative Structure Algorithm.

Gus Hart 1 , Lance Nelson 1 , Rodney Forcade 2
1 Physics and Astronomy, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, United States, 2 Mathematics, Brigham Young University, Provo, Utah, United States

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10:30 AM - XX1.3
Phase-Stabilisers of Titanium Alloys.

Bengt Tegner 1 , Simon Macleod 2 , Hyunchae Cynn 3 , John Proctor 1 , Linggang Zhu 1 , William Evans 3 , Malcolm McMahon 1 , Graeme Ackland 1
1 CSEC and SUPA, School of Physics and Astronomy, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh United Kingdom, 2 Institute of Shock Physics, Imperial College London, London United Kingdom, 3 PLS, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States

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11:00 AM -
Coffee Break

11:15 AM - **XX1.5
A First Principles Investigation into Hydrogen Traps in bcc Fe.

William Counts 1 , Chris Wolverton 1 , Ron Gibala 2
1 , Northwestern University, Evanston , Illinois, United States, 2 , University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

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11:45 AM - XX1.6
Theoretical Study of Optical and Thermodynamic Properties of Ternary Transition Metal Nitrides.

Mouna Ben Yahia 1 , Abbas Hodroj 2 , Jean-François Pierson 2 , Marie-Liesse Doublet 1
1 Equipe Chimie théorique Méthodologies et Modélisation, Institut Charles Gerhardt, Montpellier France, 2 Laboratoire de Science et Génie des Surfaces, Ecole des MInes , Nancy France

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12:00 PM - XX1.7
A Density Functional Theory Study of Atomic Order in Au-Pd Nanoparticles.

Tim Mueller 1 , Gerbrand Ceder 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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12:15 PM - XX1.8
Accelerated Molecular Dynamics Study of Cu Crystal under Strains.

Shao-Ping Chen 1 , Arthur Voter 1 , Danny Perez 1 , Tim Germann 1
1 T-1, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States

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12:30 PM - XX1.9
Modeling Aliovalent Transition Metal Dopants in Zirconia and Yttria-Stabilized Zirconia.

Bryce Meredig 1 , Chris Wolverton 1
1 Materials Science & Engineering, Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, United States

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12:45 PM - XX1.10
Nucleation and Growth of Crystallization from the Amorphous State.

James Belak 1 , Daniel Orlikowski 1
1 Condensed Matter and Materials Division, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States

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XX2: Thermodynamics
Session Chairs
Jim Belak
Zikui Liu
Tuesday PM, April 26, 2011
Room 2016 (Moscone West)

2:30 PM - **XX2.1
Computational Thermodynamics of Phase Transformations.

Zi-Kui Liu 1
1 , The Pennsyvania State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States

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3:00 PM - XX2.2
Thermodynamic Cartography and Structure/Property Mapping of Nanoscale Titania Photocatalysts.

Amanda Barnard 1
1 Materials Science & Engineering, CSIRO, Clayton, Victoria, Australia

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3:15 PM - XX2.3
Eutectics and Phase Diagrams of Molten Salts from Molecular Dynamics Simulations.

Saivenkataraman Jayaraman 1 , Anatole von Lilienfeld 2 , Aidan Thompson 1
1 1435 - Multiscale Dynamic Materials Modeling, Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 2 1114 - Surface and Interface Sciences , Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States

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3:30 PM - XX2.4
Grain Size Evolution in Thin Films: Comparison Between Experiments and Computational Results.

Chandra Pande 1
1 , Naval Research Laboratory, Washington D.C., District of Columbia, United States

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3:45 PM - XX2.5
Billion-atom Synchronous Parallel Kinetic Monte Carlo Simulations of Critical 3D Ising Systems.

Enrique Martinez 2 , Jaime Marian 1
2 , LANL, Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States, 1 , LLNL, Livermore, California, United States

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4:00 PM - *
Coffee Break

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4:30 PM - **XX2.6
Alloying-driven Phase Stability in Group-VB Transition Metals under Compression.

Alexander Landa 1 , Per Soederlind 1
1 Condensed Matter and Materials Division, Physical and Life Sciences Directorate, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States

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5:00 PM - XX2.7
Ruthenium Thermodynamics in Nuclear Waste Glasses.

Stephane Gosse 1 , Sophie Schuller 2 , Christine Gueneau 1
1 Physico-Chemistry Department, CEA, Gif-sur-Yvette France, 2 Decontamination and Conditioning Department, CEA, Bagnols-sur-Cèze France

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5:15 PM - XX2.8
Thermodynamics of a Colloidal Phase Nanoparticles with Changes in Wetting Properties: 1. Phase Equilibria.

Seok Joon Kwon 1 , T. Alan Hatton 1
1 Chemical Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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5:30 PM - XX2.9
Elastic Strain Model for Formation of Nanostructures in YBCO Thin Film.

Jack Shi 1 , Judy Wu 1
1 Physics & Astronomy, University of Kansas, Lawrence, Kansas, United States

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5:45 PM - XX2.10
Thermal Coarsening in Unique Nanotwinned Copper Materials.

Thomas LaGrange 1 , Mukul Kumar 1 , Bryan Reed 1 , Andrea Hodge 2 , Troy Barbee 1 , James Belak 1 , Joel Bernier 1 , Vasily Bulatov 1 , Ming Tang 1
1 Physical and Life Sciences, Condensed Matter and Materials Division, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States, 2 Department of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, United States

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2011-04-27   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Long-Qing Chen Pennsylvania State University
James Belak Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Heike Emmerich RWTH Aachen, Institute of Minerals Engineering (GHI)
ChrisM. Wolverton Northwestern University
XX6: Poster Sesson II
Session Chairs
Heike Emmerich
Wednesday PM, April 27, 2011
Salons 7-9 (Marriott)

1:00 AM -
XX6.1 Transferred to XX2.11

XX4: Nucleation and Twinning
Session Chairs
Edwin Garcia
Liz Holm
Wednesday AM, April 27, 2011
Room 2016 (Moscone West)

9:15 AM - **XX4.1
Thermodynamic Phase-field Model for Systems with Multiple Components and Phases: the Possibility of Metastable Phases.

W. Craig Carter 1 , Daniel Cogswell 1 2
1 Materials Science and Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 2 Chemical Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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9:45 AM - **XX4.2
Electromechanical Phenomena in Ferroelectrics and Energy Storage Materials: Synergy of Scanning Probe Microscopy and Phase Field Modeling.

Nina Balke 1
1 CNMS, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States

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10:15 AM - XX4.3
Experimental Determination of Nucleation Rates.

Joachim Bokeloh 1 , Gerhard Wilde 1
1 Institute of Materials Physics , University Muenster, Münster Germany

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10:30 AM - XX4.4
Nucleation and Successive Microstructure Evolution Involving Dislocation Dynamics via Phasefield and Phasefield Crystal Method.

Heike Emmerich 1
1 , Universität Bayreuth, Bayreuth Germany

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10:45 AM - XX4.5
Statistical Analysis of Retention in Phase-change Memory Based on Mesoscale Simulation of Nucleation and Growth.

Yongwoo Kwon 1 , Young-Kwan Park 1 , Moon-Hyun Yoo 1
1 , Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd., Hwasung-City, Kyunggi-Do, Korea (the Republic of)

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11:00 AM - *
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11:30 AM - XX4.6
Quantifying Crystallization Processes Observed by Nanosecond In Situ Time-resolved Transmission Electron Microscopy.

Thomas LaGrange 1 , Geoffrey Campbell 1 , David Grummon 2 , Bryan Reed 1
1 Physical and Life Sciences, Condensed Matter and Materials Division, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States, 2 Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Michigan State University, E. Lansing, Michigan, United States

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11:45 AM - **XX4.7
First-principles Calculations of Free Energies Along Martensitic Transformation Paths.

Vidvuds Ozolins 1
1 Materials Science & Engineering, UCLA, Los Angeles, California, United States

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12:15 PM - XX4.8
MD Study of the Nucleation and Growth of Deformation Twins in Polycrystalline Tantalum.

Luis Sandoval 1 , David Richards 1
1 Condensed Matter and Materials, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States

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12:30 PM - XX4.9
Phase-field Model of Crystal Instability under Shear: Deformation Twinning.

Taewook Heo 1 , Saswata Bhattacharya 1 , Yi Wang 1 , Shenyang Hu 2 , Xin Sun 2 , Long-Qing Chen 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Penn State University, University Park, Pennsylvania, United States, 2 , Pacific Northwest National Lab, Richland, Washington, United States

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XX5: Microstructure Evolution
Session Chairs
Jie Deng
Anter El-Azab
Wednesday PM, April 27, 2011
Room 2016 (Moscone West)

2:30 PM - **XX5.1
Suppression of Phase Separation in LiFePO4 Nanoparticles During Battery Discharge.

Daniel Cogswell 1 , Peng Bai 3 1 , Martin Bazant 1 2
1 Chemical Engineering, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States, 3 Automotive Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing China, 2 Mathematics, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, United States

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3:00 PM - XX5.2
Phase Field Modeling of Microstructure Evolution in Thermal Barrier Coating Systems.

Karim Ahmed 1 , Jie Deng 2 , Anter El-Azab 1
1 Department of Scientific Computing , Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, United States, 2 , Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, California, United States

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3:15 PM - XX5.3
Scale-bridging Simulation on Atomistic and Mesoscopic Length Scales.

Marco Berghoff 1 , Britta Nestler 2
1 Institute of Materials and Processes (IMP), Karlsruhe University of Applied Sciences, Karlsruhe Germany, 2 Institute of Reliability of Components and Systems (IZBS), Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Karlsruhe Germany

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3:30 PM - XX5.4
Phase Field Simulation of Precipitates Morphology with Dislocations under Applied Stress.

Yongsheng Li 1 , Xiao-Ling Cheng 1 , Guang Chen 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Nanjing University of Science & Technology, Nanjing China

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3:45 PM - XX5.5
The Finite Phase Field Method - A Numerical Diffuse Iinterface Approach for Microstructure Simulation with Minimized Discretization Bias.

Janin Eiken 1
1 , ACCESS, Aachen Germany

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4:00 PM -
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4:15 PM - XX5.6
Coupled Microstructure and Compositional Changes in Irradiated Alloys.

Santosh Dubey 1 , Anter El Azab 1
1 Scientific computing, Florida State University, Tallahassee, Florida, United States

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4:30 PM - XX5.7
A Continuum Model of Dislocation Assisted Phase Separation in Irradiated Alloys.

Jeffrey Hoyt 1 , Mikko Haataja 2
1 Materials Science and Engineering, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada, 2 Mechanical and Aerospace Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey, United States

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4:45 PM - XX5.8
Characterization and Statistical Modeling of the Precipitation Kinetics in the Commercial Aluminum Alloy AA5182.

Zhenshan Liu 1 , Volker Mohles 1 , Olaf Engler 2 , Guenter Gottstein 1
1 , Institut fuer Metallkunde und Metallphysik, Aachen Germany, 2 , Hydro Aluminium Deutschland GmbH, Bonn Germany

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5:00 PM - XX5.9
Phase-field Simulations of Recrystallization in a Sintering Process.

Nayely Pannier 1 , Mathis Plapp 1 , Marcel Filoche 1 , Bernard Sapoval 1
1 , cnrs/ecole polyetchnique, Palaiseau France

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5:15 PM - XX5.10
Phase-field Simulations of Quantum Dot Growth for Photovoltaic Applications.

Larry Aagesen 1 , Luke Lee 2 , Michael Kuo 2 , Pei-Cheng Kuo 2 , Katsuyo Thornton 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States, 2 Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

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5:30 PM - XX5.11
A Phase-field-crystal and Classical Density Functional Theory Models Using an Accurate Fitting of Two-point Correlation Function.

Nirand Pisutha-Arnond 1 , Victor Chan 1 , Mrinal Iyer 2 , Vikram Gavini 2 , Katsuyo Thornton 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States, 2 Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

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XX6: Poster Sesson II
Session Chairs
Heike Emmerich
Wednesday PM, April 27, 2011
Salons 7-9 (Marriott)

9:00 PM - XX6.10
Improving Functional Properties of Amorphous Silicone Polymers with Simulation.

Philip Shemella 1 , Teodoro Laino 1 , Oliver Fritz 2 , Alessandro Curioni 1
1 , IBM Research - Zurich, Rüschlikon Switzerland, 2 , ABB Corporate Research - Switzerland, Dättwil Switzerland

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9:00 PM - XX6.11
Multi-million Fully Atomistic Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Yarn Formation from Carbon Nanotube Forests.

Leonardo Machado 1 , Sergio Legoas 2 , Douglas Galvao 1
1 Applied Physics, State University of Campinas, Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 2 Physics Department, Federal University of Roraima, Boa Vista, Roraima, Brazil

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9:00 PM - XX6.2
Hydrogenation Effects on the Structure and Morphology of Graphene and Single-walled Carbon Nanotubes.

Andre Muniz 1 , Dimitrios Maroudas 1
1 Chemical Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - XX6.3
Development of an Experimentally Validated Predictive Model of Morphology Evolution in Organic Photovoltaics.

Olga Wodo 1 , Debora Marques 2 , Kang Wei Chou 2 4 , Alexander Hexemer 4 , Ruipeng Li 2 3 , Detlef Smilgies 3 , Kui Zhao 2 , Rachid Sougrat 2 , Aram Amassian 2 , Baskar Ganapathysubramanian 1
1 Mechanical Engineering, Iowa State University, Ames, Iowa, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, Division of Physical Sciences and Engineering, King Abdullah University for Science and Technology, Thuwal Saudi Arabia, 4 , Advanced Light Source, Berkeley, California, United States, 3 , Cornell High Energy Synchrotron Source, Ithaca, New York, United States

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9:00 PM - XX6.4
Virtual Experiments of Extracellular Matrix-cell Interactions of Heart Valve Tissues.

Cory Burgett 1 , Hsiao-Ying Shadow Huang 2
1 Computer Science and Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, United States, 2 Mechanical & Aerospace Engineering, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, North Carolina, United States

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9:00 PM - XX6.5
Packing Polyhedra on the Nanoscale - No Shaking Required.

Michael Gruenwald 1 , Asaph Widmer-Cooper 1 2 , Phillip Geissler 1 2
1 Department of Chemistry, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 Materials Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States

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9:00 PM - XX6.6
Modeling of Bismuth Embrittlement of a Copper Substrate.

Tristan Freiling 1 , Jacob Neth 1 , Matthew Pais 2 , Joshua Gonzales 1 , Patrick Pinhero 1
1 Chemical Engineering, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri, United States, 2 , Idaho National Laboratory, Idaho Falls, Idaho, United States

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9:00 PM - XX6.7
Investigation of the Thermodynamic Factor of Diffusion Coefficient for Lithium Ion Migration in Lithium Titanium Dioxide.

Zheng Liang 1 , Guangsha Shi 1 , Xu Lu 2
1 Material Science and Engineering, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States, 2 Electrical Engineering , University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

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9:00 PM - XX6.8
Novel Model for the Dendritic Growth of Monolayer in Dip Pen Nanolithography.

Hyojeong Kim 1 , Joonkyung Jang 1
1 Nanomaterials Engineering, Pusan National University, Miryang Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - XX6.9
Random Walk Model for the Growth of a Monolayer in Dip Pen Nanolithography.

Joonkyung Jang 1
1 , Pusan National University, Miryang Korea (the Republic of)

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2011-04-28   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Long-Qing Chen Pennsylvania State University
James Belak Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Heike Emmerich RWTH Aachen, Institute of Minerals Engineering (GHI)
ChrisM. Wolverton Northwestern University
XX7: Grain Boundary Migration
Session Chairs
Mark Asta
William Counts
Thursday AM, April 28, 2011
Room 2016 (Moscone West)

9:30 AM - **XX7.1
Structural Disordering and Phase Transitions in Hot Grain Boundaries: Insights from Molecular Dynamics and Phase-field-crystal Simulations.

Mark Asta 1 3 , David Olmsted 1 , Saryu Fensin 2 , Dorel Buta 3 , Ari Adland 4 , Alain Karma 4 , Jeff Hoyt 5
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 3 Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, University of California at Davis, Davis, California, United States, 2 MST-8, Los Alamos National Laboratory, Los Alamos, New Mexico, United States, 4 Department of Physics and Center for Interdisciplinary Research, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States, 5 Materials Science and Engineering, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

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10:00 AM - **XX7.2
Phase-Field Crystal Modeling of Equilibrium and Kinetic Properties of Grain Boundaries.

Alain Karma 1 , Ari Adland 1
1 Physics, Northeastern University, Boston, Massachusetts, United States

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10:30 AM - XX7.3
Comparing Calculated and Measured Grain Boundary Energies in FCC Metals.

Stephen Foiles 1 , Elizabeth Holm 1 , Gregory Rohrer 2 , Anthony Rollett 2 , Jia Li 2 , David Olmsted 3
1 , Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 2 , Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 3 , University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States

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10:45 AM - XX7.4
Grain Boundary Complexions and Transitions in Titania.

Shuailei Ma 1 , Naixie Zhou 2 , Jian Luo 2 , Martin Harmer 1
1 Center for Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology, Lehigh University, Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, United States, 2 School of Materials Science and Engineering, Clemson University, Clemson, South Carolina, United States

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11:00 AM -
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11:30 AM - **XX7.5
Non-thermally Activated Grain Boundary Motion in FCC Metals.

Elizabeth Holm 1 , Eric Homer 1 , Stephen Foiles 1 , David Olmsted 2
1 , Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 2 , University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States

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12:00 PM - XX7.6
The Dynamics of Shrinking Grains: Molecular-dynamics Simulations and In-situ Electron Microscopy Studies.

David Olmsted 1 , Tamara Radetic 2 3 , Colin Ophus 2 , Ulrich Dahmen 2 , Mark Asta 4 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 National Center For Electron Microscopy, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States, 3 Faculty of Technology and Metallurgy, University of Belgrade, Belgrade Serbia, 4 Materials Science Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, Berkeley, California, United States

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12:15 PM - XX7.7
Coarsening Kinetics of Grain-boundary-engineered Microstructures.

Bryan Reed 1 , Ming Tang 1 , James Belak 1 , Joel Bernier 1 , Vasily Bulatov 1 , Thomas LaGrange 1 , Mukul Kumar 1
1 , Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, Livermore, California, United States

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12:30 PM - XX7.8
Stability and Microstructural Evolution of Grain Boundaries in Severely Deformed Metals.

Gerhard Wilde 1 , Gerrit Reglitz 1 , Harald Roesner 1 , Sergiy Divinski 1
1 Institute of Materials Physics, University of Muenster, Muenster Germany

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12:45 PM - XX7.9
Large Scale Simulations of Second-phase Evolution in Polycrystalline Structures.

Bala Radhakrishnan 1 , Sarma Gorti 1
1 Computer Science and Mathematics, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, Oak Ridge, Tennessee, United States

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XX8: Functional Materials
Session Chairs
Peter Gumbsch
Ming Tang
Thursday PM, April 28, 2011
Room 2016 (Moscone West)

2:30 PM - **XX8.1
Elastic Heterophase Domains in Epitaxial Films and Multilayers.

Alec Roytburd 1 , Julia Slutsker 1 , Andrei Artemev 2
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Maryland, College Park, Maryland, United States, 2 , Carleton University, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

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3:00 PM - **XX8.2
Microstructure Design of Lead-free Piezoelectric Ceramics.

Sukbin Lee 1 , Thomas Key 1 , Zhiwen Liang 1 , R. Edwin Garcia 1 , Shanling Wang 2 , Xavier Tricoche 3 , Gregory Rohrer 2 , Y. Saito 5 , C. Ito 5 , Toshihiko Tani 4 5
1 Materials Engineering Department, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States, 2 Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, United States, 3 Department of Computer Science, Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, United States, 5 , Toyota Central Research & Development Laboratories, Inc., Nagatuke, Aichi, Japan, 4 , Toyota Research Institute of North America, Ann Arbor, Michigan, United States

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3:30 PM - XX8.4
Surface Morphological Stabilization of Heteroepitaxial Thin-film Systems Driven by Electromigration.

Georgios Sfyris 1 , Rauf Gungor 1 , Dimitrios Maroudas 1
1 Chemical Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, Massachusetts, United States

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3:45 PM -
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4:15 PM - **XX8.5
Crystalline to Amorphous Phase Transition in Tribocontacts.

Peter Gumbsch 1 2 , Lars Pastewka 1 , Gianpietro Moras 2 , Michael Moseler 1
1 , Fraunhofer-Institut fuer Werkstoffmechanick IWM, Freiburg Germany, 2 , Karlsruhe Institute of Technology KIT, Karlsruhe Germany

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4:45 PM - XX8.6
Formation of Carbon Nanostructures by Inter-layer Bonding in Bilayer Graphene and Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes

Andre Muniz 1 , Dimitrios Maroudas 1
1 Chemical Engineering, University of Massachusetts Amherst, Amherst, Massachusetts, United States

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5:00 PM - XX8.7
Numerical Simulation of Surface Roughness Effects on Partial-transient-liquid-phase Joining.

Christopher Bartlow 1 , Thomas Reynolds 1 , Sung Hong 1 , Andreas Glaeser 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, U.C. Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States

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5:15 PM - XX8.8
The Mechanical Properties and Nanostructure of Silica Nanowires via Molecular Dynamics Simulations.

Lilian Davila 1 , Valerie Leppert 1 , Eduardo Bringa 2
1 School of Engineering, University of California Merced, Merced, California, United States, 2 CONICET & Instituto de Ciencias Basicas, Universidad Nacional de Cuyo Mendoza, Mendoza Argentina

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5:30 PM - XX8.9
Interdiffusion-controlled Optical Properties in Nanocrystalline Heterostructures and Nanostructured Materials.

Luca Pavan 1 , Luca Cozzarini 1 , Vanni Lughi 1
1 DI3 - Dept of Industrial and Information Engineering, University of Trieste, Trieste, TS, Italy

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