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Nanotech 2004 Technical Program - Tuesday March 9

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Tuesday OpeningConstitution Ballroom
 
8:00 Technical KeynotesConstitution Ballroom
 Session chair: Bernard Courtois, TIMA
8:00 The Network for Computational Nanotechnology: Research, Education, and Infrastructure (invited) (speaker biography)
M. Lundstrom, Purdue University, US
8:40 Semiconductor R&D in the 300mm/Nanogeometry Generation (invited) (speaker biography)
A. Wild, Motorola, FR
 
8:40 Business and Investment OpeningRepublic Ballroom B
 Session chair: Louis Ross, GETI
 
8:50 Business KeynoteRepublic Ballroom B
 Session chair: Louis Ross, GETI
8:50 Nanotech: A Technology and Business Perspective from the Venture Capital World (invited) (speaker biography)
W. Packard, Draper Fisher Jurvetson, US
 
9:30 Break - NSTI-Nanotech Trade Show Open, Grand BallroomGrand Ballroom
 
10:00 Nano CompositesBack Bay Ballroom A
 Session chair: Chris Menzel, NSTI
10:00 Synthesis and Characterization of Novel High-Temperature Stable Nanocomposite Catalysts
M. Kirchhoff, U. Specht and G. Veser, University of Pittsburgh, US
10:20 Nanostructure of a High-Permeability, Hydrogen-Selective Inorganic Membrane
S.T. Oyama, D. Lee, P. Hacarlioglu, Y. Gu and R.F. Saraf, Virginia Tech, US
10:40 Characterization of a Novel Self-Association of an Alternating Copolymer into Nanotubes in Solution
C. Malardier-Jugroot, T.G.M. van de Ven and M.A. Whitehead, McGill University, CA
11:00 Carbon Nanotube- and Nanofibre-reinforced Polymer Fibres
M.S.P. Shaffer, J.K.W. Sandler, S. Pegel, A.H. Windle, F. Gojny, K. Schulte, M. Cadek, W.J. Blau, J. Lohmar and M. van Es, Imperial College, UK
11:20 Thermal and Morphological Study of a New Type of Nanocomposites: Functionalized PP / PA / Clay Nanocomposites
H.T. Oyama, Y. Oono and K. Nakayama, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST), JP
11:40 Corrosion Protection by Multifunctional Stratified Coatings
S.L. Westcott, N.A. Kotov, J.W. Ostrander, A.A. Mamedov, D.K. Reust and J.P. Roark, Nomadics, Inc., US
 
10:00 Nano OptoelectronicsBack Bay Ballroom B
 Session chair: Gernot Pomrenke, AFOSR
10:00 Realistic Simulation of Quantum Well Lasers (invited overview presentation)
J. Piprek, UCSB, US
10:40 Single Photon Sources, Detectors, and Applications (invited)
R. Mirin, NIST, US
11:00 Nano-Scale Effects in GaN-based Light-Emitting Diodes
J. Piprek and S. Nakamura, University of California, US
11:20 Nanocrytalline Doped Glasses for Direct Laser Prototyping of Submicron†Relief Structures: Applications in Optics and Biology
N.M. Lawandy, Spectra Systems Corp., US
 
10:00 Bio Nano ArraysBack Bay Ballroom C
 Session chair: Srinivas Iyer, LANL
10:00 Overview of Overlapping Bio and Nano Technologies (invited overview presentation)
S. Iyer, LANL, US
10:30 PuraMatrix Nanofiber Hydrogels for Improving Cell-Based Assays and Drug Screening
L. Spirio, PuraMatrix, US
10:50 Detection of DNA Hybridyzation with Impedance Amplifying Labels
K-S Ma, H. Zhou, A. Fischetti, J. Zoval and M. Madou, University of California, Irvine, US
11:10 Functional Nanoarrays for Protein Biomarker Profiling
M. Lynch, C. Mosher, J. Huff, S. Nettikadan, J. Xu and E. Henderson, BioForce Nanosciences, Inc., US
11:30 An Chip-based-Instant Protein Micro Array Formation and Detection System
F-G Tseng, C.E. Ho, M.H. Chen, K.Y. Hung, C.J. Su, Y.F. Chen, H.M. Huang and C-C Chieng, National Tsing Hua University, TW
11:50 High-Resolution Electrochemical In Situ Printing
R.D. Egeland and E.M. Southern, Oxamer & Oxford Gene Technology, UK
 
10:00 Smart MEMS and Sensor SystemsBack Bay Ballroom D
 Session chair: Elena Gaura, Conventry University
10:00 Mixed-Level Macromodeling: The Bridge from Continuous Fields to Predictive Microsystem Simulation (invited)
G. Wachutka, Technical Univeristy of M¸nich, DE
10:30 System Issues in Arrays of Autonomous Intelligent Sensors (invited)
R.M. Newman and E.I. Gaura, Conventry University, UK
11:00 Simulation of Micromachined Inertial Sensors with Higher-Order Single Loop Sigma-Delta Modulators
Y. Dong and M. Kraft, University of Southampton, UK
11:20 Design and Development of an Integrated MEMS Sensor for Real Time Control of Plasma Etching
B.G. Morris and G.S May, Georgia Institute of Technology, US
11:40 GEMS: A Revolutionary System for Environmental Monitoring
J. Manobianco, R.J. Evans, K.S.J. Pister and D.M. Manobianco, ENSCO, Inc., US
 
10:00 Workshop on Compact Modeling (WCM - 1)Fairfax
 Session chair: Xing Zhou, Nanyang Technological University
10:00 WCM Welcome and Introduction (invited)
X. Zhou, Nanyang Technological University, SG
10:10 Technology Limits and Compact Model for SiGe Scaled FETs (invited)
R.W. Dutton and C-H Choi, Stanford, US
10:40 Compact Models for AlGaN/GaN MOS Devices (invited)
M.S. Shur, G. Simin, A. Khan and R. Gaska, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, US
11:10 Ballistic MOS Model (BMM) Considering Full 2D Quantum Effects (invited)
Z. Yu, D. Zhang and L. Tian, Tsinghua University, CN
 
10:00 Public Sector Funding: PanelRepublic Ballroom B
 Session chair: Lynn Foster, Squire, Sanders & Dempsey L.L.P.
- T.J. Rudd, NSF, US
- D.A. Bansleben, NIST, US
- J. Schloss, NIH, US
 
11:00 Commercialization of Nascent Technologies - Technology Transfer Models: PanelRepublic Ballroom B
 Session chair: Michael Pratt, Boston University
- S. Currall, Rice University, US
- E. Arkilic, National Science Foundation, US
- K. Holly, Deshpande Center MIT, US
- G. Matijasevic, University of California, Irvine, US
 
Lunch - on own
 
1:30 Nano Devices and SystemsBack Bay Ballroom A
 Session chair: Wolfgang Bacsa, UniversitÈ Paul Sabatier
1:30 Single Wall Carbon Nanotube-Based Structural Health Monitoring Sensing Materials
A.N. Watkins, J.L. Ingram, J.D. Jordan, R.A. Wincheski, J.M. Smits and P.A. Williams, NASA Langley Research Center, US
1:50 Scanning Probe Lithography on InAs Substrate
L.F. Houlet, H. Yamaguchi and Y. Hirayama, NTT Basic Research Laboratories, NTT Corporation, JP
2:10 A New Wet Chemical Approach to the Selective Synthesis of Silver Nanowires
E.A. Hernandez, B. Posada, R. Irizarry and M.E. Castro, The University of Puerto Rico, US
2:30 Thermal Noise Response Based Static Non-Contact Atomic Force Microscopy
A. Gannepalli, A. Sebastian, M.V. Salapaka and J. Cleveland, Iowa State University, US
2:50 Metal-Insulator-Metal Ensemble (MIME) Chemical Detectors
R.R. Smardzewski, N.L. Jarvis, A.W. Snow, H. Wohltjen and R.A. Mackay, Edgewood Chemical Biological Center, U.S. Army SBCCOM, US
3:10 Silicon Nanostructures Patterned on SOI by AFM Lithography
I. Ionica, L. MontËs, S. Ferraton, J. Zimmermann, V. Bouchiat and L. Saminadayar, IMEP-INP Grenoble, FR
 
1:30 Nano Scale Electronics and Quantum Devices -1Back Bay Ballroom B
 Session chair: Sokrates Pantelides, Vanderbilt University
1:30 Introduction to Nano and Molecular Electronics (invited)
S. Pantelidies, Vanderbilt University, US
1:40 Electronic Transport in Molecular-Scale Systems (invited)
M. Reed, Yale University, US
2:10 Nanoscale Devices and Materials from Self-Assembling Polymer Templates (invited)
M. Tuominen, University of Massachusetts Amherst, US
2:40 Semiconductor Nanowires and Nanoribbons: from Nanoelectronics to High Performance Macroelectronics
X. Duan, C. Niu, V. Sahi, J. Chen, J.W. Parce, S. Empedocles and J.L. Goldman, Nanosys Inc., US
 
1:30 Bio Nano AnalysisBack Bay Ballroom C
 Session chair: Bart Romanowicz, NSTI
1:30 MALDI- or ESI? Pros and Cons for Protein and Small Molecules (invited)
J. Olivares, A. Dattelbaum, A. Shreve and S. Iyer, Los Alamos National Lab, US
2:00 Biochips for Genetic Sample Preparation: From Micro- to Nano- Analytical Environments (invited)
P. Grodzinski, Los Alamos National Lab, US
2:30 Microfabricated Fluorescence-Activated Cell Sorter with Hydrodynamic Flow Manipulation
H. Bang, C. Chung, J.K. Kim, S. Kim, S. Chung, D-C Han and J.K. Chang, School of Mechanical & Aerospace Eng., Seoul National University, KR
2:50 Development of a Slug-Flow PCR Chip with Minimum Heating Cycle Times
S. Hardt, D. Dadic, F. Doffing, K.S. Drese, G. M¸nchow and O. Sˆrensen, Institute of Microtechnology Mainz, DE
3:10 Composable System Simulation of Dispersion in Complex Electrophoretic Separation Microchips
Y. Wang, Q. Lin and T. Mukherjee, Carnegie Mellon University, US
3:30 Visualizing Individual Rhodopsin (a G Protein-Coupled Receptor) Molecules in Native Disk and Reconstituted Membranes via Atomic Force Microscopy
E.J. Choi, A.J. Jin, S-L Niu, P.D. Smith and B.J. Litman, National Institutes of Health, US
3:50 Design and Analysis of Micro/Nano Electrokinetic Systems
S. Krishnamoorthy, J.J. Feng and S. Sundaram, CFD Research Corporation, US
 
1:30 MEMS ModelingBack Bay Ballroom D
 Session chair: Cy Wilson, NASA Langley Research Center
1:30 Free Surface Flow and Acousto-Elastic Interaction in Piezo Inkjet
H. Wijshoff, OcÈ Technologies B.V., NL
1:50 Contact Force Models, including Electric Contact Deformation, for Electrostatically Actuated, Cantilever-Style, RF MEMS Switches
R.A. Coutu_Jr. and P.E. Kladitis, Air Force Institute of Technology, US
2:10 Electromechanical Buckling of a Pre-Stressed Layer Bonded to an Elastic Foundation
S. Abu-Salih and D. Elata, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, IL
2:30 Three-Dimensional CFD-Simulation of a Thermal Bubble Jet Printhead
T. Lindemann, D. Sassano, A. Bellone, R. Zengerle and P. Koltay, University of Freiburg, DE
2:50 Circuit Modeling and Simulation of Integrated Microfluidic Systems
A.N. Chatterjee and N.R. Aluru, Beckman Institute, US
3:10 Extending the Validity of Existing Squeezed-Film Damper Models with Elongations of Surface Dimensions
T. Veijola, A. Pursula and P. Raback, Helsinki University of Technology, FI
3:30 Feature Length-Scale Modeling of LPCVD and PECVD MEMS Fabrication Processes
L.C. Musson, P. Ho, S.J. Plimpton and R.C. Schmidt, Sandia National Laboratories, US
3:50 Compact Models for Squeeze-Film Damping in the Slip Flow Regime
R. Sattler and G. Wachutka, Technical Univeristy of M¸nich, DE
 
1:30 Workshop on Compact Modeling (WCM - 2)Fairfax
 Session chair: Robert Dutton, Stanford University
1:30 Geometry- and Bias-Dependence of Normalized Transconductances in Deep Submicron CMOS (invited)
M. Bucher, D. Kazazis, F. Krummenacher, National Technical University Athens, GR
2:00 Consistent DC, AC, Noise and Mismatch MOSFET Models (invited)
C. Galup-Montoro, M.C. Schneider, A. Arnaud and H. Klimach, Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina, BR
2:30 Recent Enhancements of MOS Model 11 (invited)
R. van Langevelde, A.J. Scholten and D.B.M. Klaassen, Philips Research Laboratories, NL
 
1:30 Product Development and Commercialization: PanelRepublic Ballroom B
 Session chair: Ahmed Busnaina, Northeastern University and Scott Mize, AngstroVision, Inc.
- B. Segal, Nanotero, US
- T. Cellucci, Zyvex, US
- E. Ludwig, Nanophase, US
- T. Tiano, Foster Miller, US
- R. Grace, MANCEF, US
- F. Kuchinski, Triton Systems, US
 
3:30 Visit Nanotech Trade ShowGrand Ballroom
 
3:30 Workshop on Compact Modeling (WCM - 3)Fairfax
 Session chair: Dirk Klaassen, Philips Research Laboratories
3:30 Noise Modeling with HiSIM Based on Self-Consistent Surface-Potential Description (invited)
M. Miura-Mattausch, S. Hosokawa, D. Navarro, S. Matsumoto, H. Ueno, H.J. Mattausch, T. Ohguro, T. Iizuka, M. Taguchi, T. Kage and S. Miyamoto, Hiroshima University, JP
4:00 The Development of Next Generation BSIM for Sub-100nm Mixed-Signal Circuit Simulation (invited)
X. Xi, J. He, M. Dunga, C-H Lin, B. Heyderi, H. Wan, M. Chan, A.M. Niknejad and C. Hu, University of California at Berkeley, US
4:30 Unified Regional Approach to Consistent and Symmetric DC/AC Modeling of Deep-Submicron MOSFETs (invited)
X. Zhou, S.B. Chiah, K. Chandrasekaran, K.Y. Lim, L. Chan and S. Chu, Nanyang Technological University, SG
 
4:00 Break - Nanotech ExhibitGrand Ballroom
 
4:30 Modeling Randomness and Diffusion EffectsBack Bay Ballroom A
 Session chair: James Gleeson, University College Cork
4:30 The Impact of Random Variations in the Zeta Potential on Electrophoresis
H.A. Stone, Harvard University, US
4:50 A Minnow, an E. Coli and Ubiquinone: The Story of Rectified Brownian Motion
R.F. Fox, Georgia Tech, US
5:10 Multiscale (Nano-to-Micro) Design of Integrated Nanobio Systems
J. Jenkins, M. Hagan, A. Chakraborty and S. Sundaram, CFD Research Corporation, US
5:30 Stochastic Analysis of Particle-Pair Transport in Brownian Ratchet Device
R. Retkute and J.P. Gleeson, University College Cork, IE
 
4:30 Nano Scale Electronics and Quantum Devices -2Back Bay Ballroom B
 Session chair: Sokrates Pantelides, Vanderbilt University
4:30 Spintronic Physics for Storage and Memory Using Magnetic Multilayers (invited)
J.C. Slonczewski, IBM RSM Emeritus, US
5:00 Modeling of Nanoelectronic and Quantum Devices (invited)
D.K. Ferry, R. Akis, M.J. Gilbert and G. Speyer, Arizona State University, US
5:30 First principles calculation of the electrical properties of single molecules.
K. Stokbro, Nanoscience Center HCÿ, DK
5:50 A Sub-40nm Nanostructured La0.7Sr0.3MnO3 Planar Magnetic Memory
T. Arnal, M. Bibes, Ph. Lecoeur, B. Mercey, W. Prellier and A.M. Haghiri-Gosnet, Institut d'Electronique Fondamentale IEF/UMR8622, FR
6:10 Discontinuous Gold Films for Nanocell Memories
D.P. Nackashi, N.H. Di Spigna, D.A. Winick, C.J. Amsinck, L. Cheng, J.M. Tour and P.D. Franzon, North Carolina State University, US
 
4:30 Membrane and Cell Mimetic SystemsBack Bay Ballroom C
 Session chair: Atul Parikh, UC-Davis
4:30 Membrane Photolithography and Applications in Modeling Cell Surface Dynamics (invited)
A. Parikh, University of California Davis, US
4:50 Hybrid Supported Membrane - live cell synapses (invited)
J. Groves, Lawrence Berkeley Labs, US
5:10 Artificial Synapse Arrays: Using Synthetic Surfaces to Deconstruct T Cell Activation (invited)
D. Irvine, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US
5:30 Microdevices for Real-time Biomolecular Detection (invited)
S. Manalis, MIT Media Laboratory, US
5:50 Inner View of Molecular Assembly within the Inflammatory Synapse (invited)
S. Simon, University of California Davis, US
 
6:00 Poster Session A (6:00 - 7:30)Constitution Ballroom
 
Bio Nano AnalysisConstitution Ballroom
- Sample-Shunting Based PCR Microfluidic Device
P-A Auroux, P.J.R. Day and A. Manz, Imperial College, UK
- Highly Efficient Electro-permeabilization of Mammalian Cells Using Micro-electroporation Chip
Y.S. Shin, J.K. Kim, S.H. Lim, Y.K. Lee, K. Cho, Y. Lee, S. Chung, C. Chung, D-C Han and J.K. Chang, Seoul National University, KR
- Effect of Substratum Morphology on Cell Behavior
W-T Su, I-M Chu, J-Y Yang and C-D Lin, National Nano Device Laboratories, TW
- An Injector Component Model for Complete Microfluidic Electrokinetic Separation Systems
R. Magargle, J.F. Hoburg and T. Mukherjee, Carnegie Mellon University, US
 
Bio Nano Computational Methods and ApplicationsConstitution Ballroom
- Numerical Modeling of Diffusion in Extracellular Space of Biological Cell Clusters and Tumors
J. Berthier, F. Rivera and P. Caillat, CEA-LETI, FR
- Mathematical Modeling for Immunocolloid Labeling
C. Raymond and P. Milewksi, New Jersey Institute of Technology, US
- Crystallization of Membrane Protein Nanoparticles
A. Shiryayev, E.F. Holby and J.D. Gunton, Lehigh University, US
- Monte Carlo Study of Models of Membrane Proteins
T.P. Connor, D.L. Pagan, A. Shiryayev and J.D. Gunton, Lehigh University, US
 
Micro Fluidics and Nanoscale TransportConstitution Ballroom
- Nano-structure and Phase Transitions in the Liquid Phase of Metallic and Non-metallic Elements
G.C. Vezzoli, Institute for the Basic Sciences, US
- Application of Local Radial Basis Function-based Differential Quadrature Method in Micro Flows
D. Xu, H. Ding and C. Shu, Agency for Science Technology and Research, SG
- Numerical Visualization and Quantification of Chaotic Mixing for Micromixers
T.G. Kang and T.H. Kwon, Pohang University of Science and Technology, KR
- Galilean Invariant Viscosity Term for an Athermal Integer Lattice Boltzmann Automaton in three Dimensions
M.C. Geier, A. Greiner and J.G. Korvink, IMTEK, Albert Ludwigs University Freiburg im Breisgau, DE
- Liquid Disintegration: Investigation of Physics by Simulation
J. Zeng and T. Korsmeyer, Coventor, Inc., US
- Capillary Passive Valve in Microfluidic System
H. Cho, H-Y Kim, J.Y. Kang and T.S. Kim, Microsystem Research Center, Korea Institute of Science and Technology, KR
- Clogging Pressures of Bubbles in Microchannel Contractions: Theory and Experiments
M.J. Jensen, X. Wang, D. Attinger and H. Bruus, Mikroelektronik Centret, DTU, DK
- In-Plane Micropump: Design Optimization
J. Sin, W.H. Lee and H.E. Stephanou, RPI, US
- Analysis of Blood Extraction from a Lancet Puncture
R.J. Kuriger and B.F. Romanowicz, CFD Research Corporation, US
 
MEMS Design and ApplicationConstitution Ballroom
- A New Method to Design Pressure Sensor Diaphragm
X. Wang, B. Li, S. Lee, Y. Sun, H.T. Roman, K. Chin and K.R. Farmer, New Jersey Institute of Technology, US
- Lattice Boltzmann Simulations Comparing Conventional and a Heat Conduction Based Flow-Through PCR Micro-Devices
T. Mautner, SPAWAR Systems Center San Diego, US
- Geometrical Effects in Mechanical Characterizing of Microneedle for Biomedical Applications
P. Aggarwal and C. Johnston, University of Calgary, CA
- Design and Manufacturing of a Miniaturized 2.45GHz Bulk Acoustic Filter by High Aspect Ratio Etching Process
C-H Lin, H-R Chen, C-H Du and W. Fang, National TsingHua University, TW
- A MEMS Tunable Inductor
I. Zine-El-Abidine, M. Okoniewski and J.G. McRory, University of Calgary and TRLabs, CA
- Design & Simulation of a Mechanical Amplifier for Inertial Sensing Applications
M.N. Kham, R. Houlihan and M. Kraft, Southampton University, UK
 
MEMS ModelingConstitution Ballroom
- Dynamic Simulation of an Electrostatically Actuated Impact Microactuator
X. Zhao, H. Dankowicz, C.K. Reddy and A.H. Nayfeh, Virginia Tech, US
- Microplate Modeling under Coupled Structural-Fluidic-Electrostatic Forces
M.I. Younis and A.H. Nayfeh, Virginia Tech, US
- A Model for Thermoelastic Damping in Microplates
A.H. Nayfeh and M.I. Younis, Virginia Tech, US
- Design and Modeling of a 3D Micromachined Accelerometer
S.H. Ghafari, M.F. Golnaraghi and R. Mansour, University of Waterloo, CA
- Effect of Thermophysical Property Variations on Surface Micromachined Polysilicon Beam Flexure Actuators
A. Atre and S. Boedo, Rochester Institute of Technology, US
- A New 3D Model of The Electro-Mechanical Response of Piezoelectric Structures
D. Elata, E. Elka and H. Abramovich, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, IL
- Analytical Model for the Pull-in Time of Low-Q MEMS Devices
L.A. Rocha, E. Cretu and R.F. Wollfenbuttel, Delft University of Technology, NL
- Finite Element Validation of an Inverse Approach to the Design of an Electrostatic Actuator
J. Juillard, M. Cristescu and S. Guessab, SUPELEC, Department of Measurement, FR
- mor4ansys: Generating Compact Models Directly From ANSYS Models
E.B. Rudnyi, J. Lienemann, A. Greiner and J.G. Korvink, IMTEK, Albert Ludwig University, DE
- Piecewise Perturbation Method (PPM) Simulation of Electrostatically Actuated Beam with Uncertain Stiffness
J. Juillard, H. Baili and E. Colinet, SUPELEC, Department of Measurement, FR
- Dynamic Simulations of a Novel RF MEMS Switch
M.I. Younis, E.M. Abdel-Rahman and A.H. Nayfeh, Virginia Tech, US
- Using Topology Derived Masks to Facilitate 3D Design
R. Schiek and R. Schmidt, Sandia National Laboratories, US
- Modeling, Fabrication and Experiment of a Novel Lateral MEMS IF/RF Filter
M. Motiee, A. Khajepour and R.R. Mansour, University of Waterloo, CA
- Characterization of an Electro-thermal Microactuator with Multi-lateral Motion in Plane
C.H. Pan, Y.K. Chen and C.L. Chang, National Chin-Yi Institute of Technology, TW
 
Smart MEMS and Sensor SystemsConstitution Ballroom
- Resonant Frequency Shift of Torsional Acutators due to Electrostatic Force
Z. Xiao, Y. Sun, B. Li, S. Lee, K.S. Sidhu, K.K. Chin and K.R. Farmer, New Jersey Institute of Technology, US
- Electrostatic Tuning of a Micro-Ring Gyroscope
B.J. Gallacher, J. Hedley, J.S. Burdess, A.J. Harris, A. Rickard and D. King, Insat University of Newcastle, UK
- Macromodel of Intelligent Sensor Structure with Accelometer
M. Husak, J. Jakovenko, P. Kulha, J. Novak and V. Janicek, Czech Technical University in Prague, CZ
- Modeling and Practial Verification of the Ionophore Based Chemically Modified Field Effect Transistor
M. Daniel, M. Szermer, M. Janicki and A. Napieralski, DMCS, Technical University of Lodz, PL
- Smart, Intelligent and Cogent Microsensors - Intelligence for Sensors and Sensors for Intelligence
E. Gaura and R.M. Newman, Coventry University, UK
 
Micro and Nano Structuring and AssemblyConstitution Ballroom
- Nano-Structured C60-SAM Formed on Ultrathin Au Films/MgO Single Crystal
H. Yamamoto, N. Iwata and Y. Shimizu, Nihon University, College of Science & Technology, JP
- Single-Dot Spectroscopy of Low Density GaAs Quantum Dots Grown by Modified Droplet Epitaxy
M. Yamagiwa, F. Minami and N. Koguchi, Tokyo Institute of Technology, JP
- Self-assembled Alternating Nano-scaled Layers
W-Y Wu and J-M Ting, National Cheng Kung University, TW
- Fabrication of Metallic Nano-stamper and Replication of Nano-patterned Substrate for Patterned Media
Y. Kim, N. Lee, Y-J Kim and S. Kang, Yonsei University, KR
- Nano-Lithography in Ultra-High Vacuum (UHV) for Real World Applications
J. Gilsinn, H. Zhou, B. Damazo, J. Fu and R. Silver, NIST, US
- Investigation of Tooling Surfaces on Injection Molded Nanoscale Features
S-H Yoon, C. Srirojpinyo, J. Lee, C. Sung, J.L. Mead and C.M.F. Barry, University of Massachusetts at Lowell, US
- Processing Parameters Affecting Nanoinjection Molding
C. Srirojpinyo, S-H Yoon, J. Lee, C. Sung, J.L. Mead and C.M.F. Barry, University of Massachusetts Lowell, US
- Interfacial Instabilities in Multilayer Extrusion
K. Ho, J.S. Lee, N. Viriyabanthorn, C. Sung, C.M.F. Barry and J.L. Mead, University of Massachusetts Lowell, US
- Microcap Selective Packaging through Flip Chip Alignment
C.H. Chao and C.T. Pan, National Sun Yat-Sen University, TW
 
CircuitsConstitution Ballroom
- Simplified Half-Flash CMOS Analog-to-Digital Conveter
P.B.Y. Tan, A.V. Kordesch and O. Sidek, Silterra Malaysia, MY
- Pareto-Optimal Modeling for Efficient PLL Optimization
S.K. Tiwary, S. Velu, R.A. Rutenbar, T. Mukherjee, Carnegie Mellon University, US
- Scalability and High Frequency Extensions of the Vector Potential Equivalent Circuit (VPEC)
B. Mukherjee, P. Wang, L. Wang and A. Pacelli, Stony Brook University, US
 
Advanced SemiconductorsConstitution Ballroom
- An Electrothermal Solution of the Heat Equation for MMICs Based on the 2-D Fourier Series
A. Giorgio and A.G. Perri, Politecnico di Bari, IT
- Spectral Analysis of Channel Noise in Nanoscale MOSFETS
G. Casinovi, Georgia Institute of Technology, US
- Gate Length Scaling Effects in ESD Protection Ultra-thin Body SOI Devices
J-W Lee, Y. Li and S.M. Sze, Natl Nano Device Labs & Natl Chiao Tung Univ, TW
- A Unified Mobility Model for Excimer Laser Annealed Complementary Thin Film Transistors Simulation
H-Y Lin, Y. Li, J-W Lee, C-M Chiu and S.M. Sze, Natl Nano Device Labs & Natl Chiao Tung Univ, TW
 
Nano CompositesConstitution Ballroom
- On the Development of a Nanocrystalline Yttria Stabilised Zirconia Ceramic Capable of Superplastic Deformation at Relatively Low Temperatures
S.S. Bhattacharya, U. Betz and H. Hahn, IIT Madras, IN
- Synthesis of Spinel Ferrite Particle/Organic Hybrid from Metal-Organics
T. Yogo, S. Nakamura and W. Sakamoto, Nagoya University, JP
- Mechanical Properties and Characterization of Natural Rubber Nanocomposites
K. Kueseng and K.I. Jacob, Institute of Science, Walailak University, TH
- Assisted Alignement of Carbon Nanotubes
Y. Haik, J. Chatterjee and C-J Chen, Bimagnetic Engineering Lab, US
- Synthesis & Mechanical Characterization of Carbon/Epoxy Composites Reinforced with SiC Nano Particles
N. Chisholm, H. Mahfuz, V. Rangari, R. Rodgers and S. Jeelani, Tuskegee Unviersity, US
 
Nano Devices and SystemsConstitution Ballroom
- On the Design of SET Adders
M. Sulieman and V. Beiu, Washington State University, US
- In Situ Transformations of Gold Contacts Studied by Moleculad Dynamics Simulations
A.V. Pokropivny, A. Lıhmus, R. Lıhmus, D. Erts, V.V. Pokropivny and H. Olin, University of Latvia, EE
- Nano Gripper using Carbon Nanotube
J-S Lee, S-K Kwon, J-S Choi, G-S Kang, Y-K Kwak, S-H Kim, KAIST, KR
- Displacement Detection using Quantum Mechanical Electron Tunneling in Micro and Nano-electro-mechanical Systems
D. Taylor and K. Ekinci, Boston University, US
- A Nanoscale Electromechanical Contact Switch for Logic Applications
C.C. Huang and K.L. Ekinci, Boston University, US
- Defects and Fault Characterization in Quantum Cellular Automata
M. Baradaran Tahoori, M. Momenzadeh, J. Huang and F. Lombardi, Northeastern University, US
- Investigation of Robust Fully-Silicided NMOSFETs for Sub-100 nm ESD Protection Circuits Design
J-W Lee, H. Tang and Y. Li, Natl Nano Device Labs & Natl Chiao Tung Univ, TW
 
Nano Scale Device ModelingConstitution Ballroom
- Impact of Quantum Mechanical Tunnelling on Off-leakage Current in Double-gate MOSFET using a Quantum Drift-diffusion Model
M-A Jaud, S. Barraud and G. Le Carval, CEA-LETI, FR
- Methodology for Prediction of Ultra Shallow Junction Resistivities Considering Uncertainties with a Genetic Algorithm Optimization
C. Renard, P. Scheiblin, F. de CrÈcy, A. Ferron, E. Guichard, P. Holliger and C. Laviron, CEA-LETI, FR
- Full-band Particle-based Simulation of Germanium-On-Insulator FETs
S. Beysserie, J. Branlard, S. Aboud, S.M. Goodnick, T. Thornton and M. Saraniti, Illinois Institute of Technology, US
- A Technology-Independent Model for Nanoscale Logic Devices
M.P. Frank, University of Florida, US
- Hierarchical Simulation Approaches for the Design of Ultra-Fast Amplifier Circuits
J. Desai, S. Aboud, P. Chiney, P. Osuch, J. Branlard, S. Goodnick and M. Saraniti, IIT/Rush University, US
 
Carbon Nano Structures - Theory and SynthesisConstitution Ballroom
- Self-Assembly of Tetraazamacrocyclic Compounds on Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes: Experimental and Theoretical Studies
E.V. Basiuk, V.A. Basiuk, E.V. Rybak-Akimova, D. Acosta-Najarro, I. Puente-Lee and J.M. Saniger, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, MX
- Computing Metallofullerenes as Agents of Nanoscience: Gibbs Energy Treatment of Ca@C72, Ca@C82, and La@C82
Z. Slanina, K. Kobayashi and S. Nagase, Institute for Molecular Science, JP
- Electrical Property of Fullerene Films Polymerized by Argon Plasma Treatment
R. Maruyama, Sony Corporation, JP
- Nano 6H Diamond Polytype Polycrystalline Powder
P.D. Ownby, University of Missouri-Rolla, US
- Structural and Mechanical Properties of Double Wall Carbon Nanotubes
R.R. Bacsa, E. Flahaut, Ch. Laurent, A. Peigney, P. Puech and W.S. Bacsa, LPST UniversitÈ Paul Sabatier, FR
 
Surfaces and FilmsConstitution Ballroom
- Optical Thin-film Structures for Color Analog, and Digital, Long-term Information Archiving
W.M. Wood and J.E. Nichols, Kuhara Corporation, US
- Structure Induced Ion Recognition of Self-Assembled Monolayers on Gold
Z. Jiang, S. Liu and Z. Gao, Institute of Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, SG
- Synthesis and Characterization of Ferrite Thin Films Obtained by Soft Chemical Methods
G. Caruntu, D. Caruntu, D. Ganju and C.J. O'Connor, Advanced Materials Research Institute, US
- Controllable Amorphization and Nanocrystallization in Metallic Thin Films
J.P. Chu, S.F. Wang and M.J. O'Keefe, National Taiwan Ocean University, TW
 
Atomic and Mesoscale Modelling of Nanoscale PhenomenaConstitution Ballroom
- Influence of Number of Washing on the Characteristic of Nanocrystalline Copper Oxide Powders
I. Ramli, E.N. Muhammad, A.H. Abdullah, Y.H. Taufiq-Yap and S.B. Abdul Hamid, University Putra Malaysia, MY
- Solid Modeling of Nanoscale Artifacts
P.V.M. Rao, M. Sharma and R. Venugopal, IIT Delhi, IN
- Modeling and Simulation of Tubular Nanowires
A. Buldum, The University of Akron, US
- Orientation E (R)ects of Elastic-Plastic Deformation at Surfaces: Nanoindentation of Nickel Single Crystals
O. Kum, Clemson University, US
- Modeling of PDMS - Silica Nanocomposites
J.S. Smith, G.D. Smith and O. Borodin, University of Utah, US
- Optical Absorption Modeling of Arbitrary Shaped Nanoparticles
P. Mullin, G. Kozlowski, P.G. Kozlowski, J.D. Busbee and J.G. Jones, Wright State University, US
- Thin Film Instability and Nanostructure Formation: a Molecular Dynamics Study
M. Han, J.S. Lee, S. Park and Y.K. Choi, Seoul National University, KR
- Design and Development of Nano-reinforced Bonds and Interfaces
Y. Sun, S.A. Meguid, K.M. Liew and L.S. Ong, University of Toronto, CA
 
Characterization and Parameter ExtractionConstitution Ballroom
- Atomic-scale Structure of Nanocrystals by the Atomic Pair Distribution Function Technique
V. Petkov, Central Michigan University, US
- Burned Metal Phenomenon: A Study of Critical Factors and Their Effects on IC Devices during Parallel Lapping
P. Batteate and J.Y. Liao, Nvidia, US
- Elasto-plastic Properties of Electroplated and Polycrystalline Nickel using Numerical Modelling of the Nanoindentation Test Coupled with an Inverse Method
M. Qasmi, P. Delobelle and F. Richard, UniversitÈ de Franche-ComtÈ, FR
- MEMS Resonator Tuning using Focused Ion Beam Platinum Deposition
S. Enderling, L. Jiang, A.W.S. Ross, S. Bond, J. Hedley, A.J. Harris, J.S. Burdess, R. Cheung, C.A. Zorman, M. Mehregany and A.J. Walton, University of Edinburgh, UK
- Uniform Polycarbonate Nanofibers Produced By Electrospinning
N. Kattamuri and C. Sung, University of Massachusetts, US
- DOE Optimization and Phase Morphology of Electrospun Nanofibers of PANI/PMMA Blends
K. Desai and C. Sung, University of Massachusetts Lowell, US
- Phase Identification and Elastic Property of Blend Copolymer Characterized by Force Modulation Microscopy and Force-Distance Curve
B. Kang, J.S. Lee, L. Pham and C. Sung, University of Massachusetts Lowell, US
- Mechanical Parameter Extraction of Thin-Film Coated Materials
Y. Li and K.K. Tseng, Vanderbilt University, US
 
Computational Methods and NumericsConstitution Ballroom
- The Two-Layer ONIOM Technique in the Studies of Chemical Reactions on Carbon Nanotube Tips
V.A. Basiuk and E.V. Basiuk, Universidad Nacional Autonoma de Mexico, MX
- Investigation of dsDNA Stretching Meso-mechanics using Finite Element Method
C.A. Yuan and K.N. Chiang, National Tsing Hua University, TW
- Computational Challenges in Nanoscale Device Modeling
E. Polizzi, A. Sameh and H. Sun, Purdue University, US
- An Efficient Multiscale-Linking Algorithm for Particle Deposition
R.V. Magan and R. Sureshkumar, Washington University, US
- Numerical Computation of Dispersion Relations for Multi-layered Anisotropic Structures
N.D. Botkin, K-H Hoffmann, O.A. Pykhteev and V.L. Turova, Center of Advanced European Studies and Research, DE
- REMD toolkit: A Composable Software to Generate Parallelized Simulation Programs
M. Ito and U. Nagashima, AIST, JP
- Effective Elastic Moduli of Nanocomposites with Prescribed Random Orientation of Nanofibers
V.A. Buryachenko and A. Roy, University of Dayton Research Institute, US
- Multiscale Simulation of Flow-Induced Texture Formation in Thermotropic Liquid Crystals
D. Grecov and A.D. Rey, McGill University, CA
- Fast BEM Solution for Coupled 3D Electrostatic and Linear Elastic Problems
N.D. Masters and W. Ye, Georgia Institute of Technology, US
 
Commercial Tools, Processes and MaterialsConstitution Ballroom
- Miniaturized High Speed Visualization Setup for the Diagnostics of Dynamical Processes in Microsystems
H. Brugger, C. Maier and E.P. Hofer, University of Ulm, DE
- Atomic Holographic Optical Storage Nanotechnology
M.E. Thomas, Colossal Storage Corp., US
- Micromolding
D. Bibber, Miniature Tool & Die, Inc., US
- Cooling and Power Conversion using Nanometer Gaps
A. Tavkhelidze and I. Cox, Cool Chips plc, UK
- Novel Approach to Circuit Board Testing
R.G. Wright, L.V. Kirkland, M. Zgol, D. Adebimpe, E. Keenan and R. Mulligan, GMA Industries, Inc., US
 
Research, Education and Economic InitiativesConstitution Ballroom
- Anticipating the Public Backlash: Public Relations Lessons for Nanotechnology from the Biotechnology Experience
J.H. Matsuura, University of Dayton School of Law, US
- Science-pull innovation model
D. Nicolau, J. Niall, Centre for Strategic Economic Studies, AU
 
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