NSTI Nanotech 2009
electronics & systems

Electronics & Microsystems

electronics & systems  

Symposium & Topics

Nano Electronics & Photonics: Nano Electronics, Photonics, Devices, Optoelectronics, Modeling, Memory
NanoFab: Manufacture & Instrumentation: Novel Materials, Devices, Processes, Structures & Instrumentation
MEMS Fab: Design, Manufacture, Instrumentation: MEMS Processes, CMOS Integration, Metrology, Processes, Services, Tools & Equipment
MEMS & NEMS: Devices & Applications: Actuating, Sensing, Systems, RF, Novel MEMS & NEMS Devices
Biosensors & Diagnostics: Clincal, Health, Enviro, Lab-on-Chip, Imaging, SPR, Markers, Particles & Q-dots
Sensors & Systems: Sensor Networks, RF, RFID, Chem, Gas, Bio Sensors & Integration
Lighting & Displays: Solid State, HID, Novel Materials, Ballasts, FED, SED
Inkjet Design, Materials & Fabrication: Theoretical, Analytical, Experimental & Practical
Micro & Nano Fluidics: Transport, Filling, Dispensing, Mixing, Micro & Bio Devices
Workshop on Compact Modeling (WCM): Intrinsic, Extrinsic, Atomic/Quantum, Statistical Models & Extraction
Computational Methods, Simulation, Software Tools: MEMS Modeling (MSM), Nano Device & Material Modeling (ICCN), Methods & Tools

Track Sessions


Monday May 4

8:00 Keynotes: Nanotech & Cleantech & TechConnect
10:30 Nanoelectronics: Nanophotonics
10:30 NanoFab: Fundamentals - self assembly, synthesis, and patterning
10:30 MEMS: InkJet Architectures
10:30 MEMS & Wireless: Environment & Society Applications
10:30 Solar: Advanced Photovoltaics - 1
1:30 Nanoelectronics: Research & Applications - 1
1:30 NanoFab: SPL METHODS - Bottom up assembly
1:30 MEMS: InkJet Drop Formation
1:30 MEMS & Wireless: Increasing Human Safety
1:30 Solar: Advanced Photovoltaics, Structures and Devices
4:00 NanoFab: Tools and Instrumentation Showcase - 1
4:00 MEMS: InkJet Applications
4:00 MEMS & Wireless: Power
4:00 Biosensors & Diagnostics

Tuesday May 5

8:00 Keynotes: Nanotech & Cleantech & TechConnect
11:00 Coatings, Surfaces and Interfaces: Electrical and Optical Applications
11:00 MEMS: Computational Methods, Simulation & Software Tools
10:30 Nanoelectronics: Research & Applications - 2
10:30 NanoFab: Alternative Top-down Fabrication Modes
10:30 MEMS & NEMS: Sensors & Systems: Invited Lectures
10:30 Biosensors & Diagnostics
10:30 Solar: Technology to Business Review
10:30 TechConnect: Corporate Partnering
10:30 TechConnect: Corporate Partnering
1:30 Nanoelectronics: Beyond-CMOS Nanoelectronics
1:30 NanoFab: Integration & Nanodevices
1:30 MEMS & NEMS: Novel Materials, Processes & Devices
1:30 Biosensors & Diagnostics
1:00 Solar: High Efficiency PV - 1: Lockheed Martin Symposium
1:30 TechConnect IP: Biotech & Medical
3:30 WCM: Double-gate models
 Nano Electronics & Photonics
 NanoFab: Novel Materials, Structures & Processes
 Sensors & Systems
 Biosensors & Diagnostics
4:30 Solar: Case Studies & Company Profiles
3:00 TechConnect IP: Biotech & Medical

Wednesday May 6

8:00 Keynotes: Nanotech & Cleantech & TechConnect
8:30 Keynote Panel: The Future of Energy
10:30 NanoFab: DPN Applications
10:30 Micro & Nano Fluidics - Transport Phenomena
10:30 WCM: Statistical/variation/numerical models
10:30 TechConnect IP: Biotech & Medical
1:30 WCM: RF/noise/capacitance models
1:30 How Cleantech Capital Markets are Weathering the Downturn
1:00 TechConnect: Corporate Partnering
1:00 TechConnect: Corporate Partnering
 Nano Electronics & Photonics
 NanoFab: Novel Materials, Structures & Processes
 MEMS & NEMS: Novel Materials & Processess
 Bio Analytical Instrumentation
3:00 Solar: High Efficiency PV - 2: Lockheed Martin Symposium
3:30 Nanoelectronics: The need for international standards
3:30 NanoFab: Tools and Instrumentation Showcase - 2
3:30 MEMS & NEMS: Molecular & Gas Sensors
3:30 Micro & Nano Fluidics - Applications
5:00 TechConnect IP: Pharma & Drugs

Thursday May 7


Track Program


Monday May 4

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8:00 Keynotes: Nanotech & Cleantech & TechConnectTheater AB
 Session chair: Matthew Laudon, NSTI and Patti Glaza, CTSI
8:00 The Nanotech Revolution in Renewable Energy
D. Arvizu - Director, National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), U.S. Department of Energy, US (bio)
8:30 Nanotechnology and the Obama Administration
T. Kalil, Office of Science and Technology Policy, The White House, US
9:00 Innovation for a Secure Future
R. Johnson - CTO, Lockheed Martin, US (bio)
9:30 The Next Big Thing is Really Small
R.J. Kumpf - CAO, Bayer Material Science, US (bio)
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10:30 Nanoelectronics: NanophotonicsRoom 370 AD
 Session chair: Bob Doering, Texas Instruments & Frank Register, University of Texas, US
10:30 Photonic Leaky Mode Resonators
R. Magnusson, University of Texas at Arlington, US (bio)
11:00 The Patterning of Sub-500 nm Inorganic Structures for Hybrid Photovoltaics
M.J. Hampton, S.S. Williams, S.T. Retterer, J.L. Templeton, E.T. Samulski, J.M. DeSimone, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, US
11:20 Enhanced UV Light Emission in Silicon nanoparticles
A.K. Singh, K.G. Grycznski, B. Rout, J. Li, F. McDaniel, A. Neogi and G. Sahu, H. Lenka, D.P. Mahapatra, Department of Physics, University of North Texas, US, and Institute of Physics, Bhubaneswar, IN
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10:30 NanoFab: Fundamentals - self assembly, synthesis, and patterningRoom 370 BE
 Session chair: Guy DeRose, Caltech, US
10:30 Thermodynamics and patterning of surfactant mixtures on curved surfaces
F. Stellacci, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US
11:00 Catalyst-Free, High-Speed Synthesis of ZnO Nanostructures
J. Pedersen, K.S. Teh, San Francisco State University, US
11:20 Synthesis and characterization of nanoporous alumina films with controlled physical and chemical attributes
N.A. Monfared, S. Atre, R. Kishton, S. Varadarajan, Oregon State University, US
11:40 Controlled Attachment of Gold Nanoparticles on Ordered Titania Nanotube Arrays
M. AbdElmoula, E. Panaitescu, L. Menon, Northeastern University, US
12:00 Structural and Optical Properties of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles Synthesized using Continuous Spray Pyrolysis Reactor
V. Dutta, V. Phanikaran B., C. Dwivedi, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi, IN
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10:30 MEMS: InkJet ArchitecturesRoom 371 BE
 Session chair: Chris Menzel & Jan Sumerel, FujiFilm, US
10:30 History and Continuing Role of InkJet
C. Menzel, FujiFilm, US (bio)
10:40 Continuous Inkjet Printing
E.P. Furlani, Eastman Kodak Company, US (bio)
11:05 Piezoelectric Inkjet Technology
X. Wang, FujiFilm, US
11:30 (CANCELED) Electrohydrodynamic Micro-droplet Generation on Both Conducting and Non-conducting Surfaces by Electric Induction
B.S. Lee, J.-G. Lee, H.-J. Cho, N. Huh, C. Ko, Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology, KR
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10:30 MEMS & Wireless: Environment & Society ApplicationsRoom 371 AD
 Session chair: Elena Gaura, Coventry University, US
10:30 MEMS & Wireless: bringing the power of small to the people
E. Gaura, Coventry University, UK (bio)
10:55 Experiences in Engineering Wireless Sensor Networks for Glaciers
K. Martinez, University of Southampton, UK (bio)
11:20 Wireless Sensor Networks to enable the Passive House
J. Brusey, T. Daniel, X. Fei, N. Poole, E.I. Gaura, Coventry University, UK (bio)
11:45 Wireless Sensor Networks for Aerospace Applications- Thermal Monitoring for a Gas Turbine Engine
D. Goldsmith, E. Gaura, J. Brusey, J. Shuttleworth, Cogent Computing Applied Research Centre, Coventry University, UK
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10:30 Solar: Advanced Photovoltaics - 1Room 310 CF
 Session chair: Loucas Tsakalakos, GE, US
10:30 Advanced PV Introduction
H. Schmidt, Rice University, US
10:55 Heteroepitaxy of III/V semconductor nanowire on silicon for novel solar cell applications
D. Wang, UC San Diego, US
11:20 Large area optimized thin film nano solar cells on metal sheets
M. Toivola, T. Peltola, K. Miettunen, J. Halme, K. Aitola, P.D. Lund, Helsinki University of Technology, FI
11:40 Novel 3-D Nanostructure Arrays for Energy Conversion
R. Wind, D. Routkevitch, Synkera Technologies Inc, US
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1:30 Nanoelectronics: Research & Applications - 1Room 370 AD
 Session chair: Bob Doering, Texas Instruments & Frank Register, University of Texas, US
1:30 The SRC’s Global Research Collaboration and Focus Center Research Program
S. Hillenius, Semiconductor Research Corp., US (bio)
2:00 (CANCELED) Highly selective sensing of DMMP and NH3 using CNTFET array based gas sensors obtained using Spray-gun technique and fabricated with different metal electrodes to achieve gas electronic fingerprinting
P. Bondavalli, P. Legagneux, D. Pribat, L. Gorintin, Thales Research and Technology, FR
2:20 Electronic and optoelectronic properties of devices with stripes of dense, aligned carbon nanotubes
C. Cates, W. Eades, S. Hu, J. Iyer, S. Sinton, T. Stachowiak, S. Winzer, C.L. Pint, R.H. Hauge, X. Zhou, A.A. Talin, Lockheed Martin, US
2:40 Ambipolar Transport in Si-Nanowire Transistors
W.M. Weber, L. Geelhaar, F. Kreupl, E. Unger, H. Riechert, G. Scarpa, P. Lugli, Technische Universitaet Muenchen, DE
3:00 (CANCELED) Double Gated Silicon Nanowire Field Effect Transistors as Charge Detection Based Bio and Chemical Sensors
J.M. Kivioja, A. Colli, M.J.A. Bailey, T. Ryhänen, Nokia Research Center, UK
3:20 pH and Protein Sensing with Functionalized Semiconducting Oxide Nanobelt FETs
Y. Cheng, N. Meyer, C.S. Yun, R. Yang, Z.L. Wang, G.F. Strouse, P.B. Chase, P. Xiong, Florida State University, US
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1:30 NanoFab: SPL METHODS - Bottom up assemblyRoom 370 BE
 Session chair: Jason Haaheim, NanoInk, US
1:30 Advances in Biological Sensing and Manipulation by DPN and SERRS
D. Graham, University of Strathclyde, UK
2:00 Temperature Controlled Dip-Pen Nanolithography
R.G. Sanedrin, N.A. Amro, J. Rendlen, M. Nelson, NanoInk, US
2:20 High-speed, Sub-15 nm Feature Size Thermochemical Nanolithography
D. Wang, R. Szoszkiewicz, T. Okada, S.C. Jones, V. Kodali, W.D. Underwood, J.E. Jarvholm, M. Rumi, W.P. King, J.E. Curtis, S.R. Marder, E. Riedo, Georgia Institute of Technology, US
2:40 Using Nanolithography: From Synthesis of Materials to Metrology Platforms
N. Singh, V. Sathyamurthi, A. Patil, R. Gargate, D. Banerjee, Texas A&M University, US
3:00 Plasma-Directed Organized Nanodot Formation on Polymeric Surfaces
D. Kontziampasis, N. Vourdas, G. Boulousis, V. Constantoudis, A. Tserepi, E. Gogolides, N.C.S.R. “Demokritos”, GR
3:20 Direct nanotransfer printing of metal electrodes with sub-15-nm gaps
S. Harrer, S. Strobel, G. Scarpa, G. Abstreiter, M. Tornow, P. Lugli, Technische Universitaet Muenchen, DE
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1:30 MEMS: InkJet Drop FormationRoom 371 BE
 Session chair: Chris Menzel & Jan Sumerel, FujiFilm, US
1:30 Piezoelectric Inkjet Printing of Metal Particle Films
L.F. Deravi, D.E. Cliffel, D.W. Wright, Vanderbilt University, US
1:55 Interplay between simulation, theory, and experiment in inkjet printing of complex fluids
O.A. Basaran, P. Bhat, H. Gao, Q. Xu, Purdue University, US (bio)
2:25 Curvilinear Waveforms for Fluid Dispensing
J. Clark, Zebra Technologies, US (bio)
2:45 Methods & Results from the Cambridge Inkjet Research Centre
S.D. Hoath, G.D. Martin, I.M. Hutchings, University of Cambridge UK, UK
3:15 Acoustic measurement of bubble size and position in an inkjet printhead
A. van der Bos, R. Jeurissen, J. de Jong, M. van den Berg, H. Wijshoff, H. Reinten, M. Versluis, D. Lohse, University of Twente, NL
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1:30 MEMS & Wireless: Increasing Human SafetyRoom 371 AD
 Session chair: Elena Gaura, Coventry University, US
1:30 Wireless sensor networks for space applications
D. Benhaddou, University of Houston, US (bio)
1:55 Wireless Sensor Networks for Emergency Response Applications
R. Stoleru, Texas A&M University, US (bio)
2:20 Priority Based Message Transmission over Unreliable Wireless Links for Safety Critical Monitoring Applications
X. Fei, J. Kemp, E.I. Gaura, J. Brusey, Cogent Computing Applied Research Centre, Coventry University, UK
2:40 Wireless sensor networks for activity monitoring in safety critical applications
R. Rednic, E.I. Gaura, J. Brusey, Coventry University, UK
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1:30 Solar: Advanced Photovoltaics, Structures and DevicesRoom 310 CF
 Session chair: Howard Schmidt, Rice University, US
1:30 Parallel Integrated Solar Cell Circuits for Split Solar Spectrum Light Source
Y. Li, F. Shi, Texas A&M University, US
1:50 High efficient dye-sensitized solar cell based on morphology controlled carbon nanotube electrode
S. Das, S. Hwang, V. Verma, T. Kim, J. Huang, M. Jeon, D. Lee, W. Choi, Florida International University, US
2:10 Multi-quantum well multi-junction space solar cells
A. Freundlich, A. Alemu, University of Houston, US
2:30 Thin film solar cell based on microcrystalline nanostructure silicon grown in low temperature condition
Y.B. Chung, J.S. Lim, J.K. Kim, N.M. Hwang, H. Kim, Y.J. Park, Seoul National University, KR
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4:00 NanoFab: Tools and Instrumentation Showcase - 1Room 370 BE
 Session chair: Aaron Stein, Brookhaven National Lab, US
4:00 Making Hands-on Nanoscale Science and Engineering Education a Broader Reality with the NanoInk NanoProfessor
J.R. Ireland, NanoInk, Inc., US
4:20 Raman microanalysis for nano-materials: Bringing Raman spectroscopy to the SEM and AFM microscope and the new SERS imaging techniques
R. Bormett, Renishaw, US
4:40 Focused Ion Beam machining of large and complex nanopatterns
O. Wilhelmi, L. Roussel, P. Anzalone, D.J. Stokes, P. Faber, S. Reyntjens, FEI Company, NL
5:00 Cost Saving Strategies: Using a project planning process that can integrate capital and operational spending into a Nanofabrication Business Plan
A. Gregg, M. Strnad, Abbie Gregg, Inc., US
5:20 Nanofabrication using Step and Flash Imprint Lithography
D. Resnick, Molecular Imprints, US
5:40 The application of E-beam lithography to fabrication of photonic crystals
T. Osada, JEOL, US
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4:00 MEMS: InkJet ApplicationsRoom 371 BE
 Session chair: Chris Menzel & Jan Sumerel, FujiFilm, US
4:00 Deposition of Functionalizing Materials on Photonic Microcantilever Chemical/Biological Sensors using Inkjet Technology
S.J. Ness, S. Kim, G.P. Nordin, Brigham Young University, US
4:20 High-Speed Room Temperature Curing of Metallic Inks
S. Farnsworth, K. Schroder, D. Pope, NovaCentrix, US
4:40 Enabling massive printed electronics: inkjet printing on low-cost substrates
F. Varela, E. Armendáriz, M. Aresti, R. Zárate, CEMITEC - Fundación Cetena, ES
5:00 Inkjet ink containing inorganic doped semiconductor (ZnS:Mn) nanoparticle pigments
P.D. Angelo, R.R. Farnood, University of Toronto, CA
5:20 Inkjet Printing of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Electrolyte and Cathode Layers
A.M. Sukeshini, R. Cummins, J. McCoppin, N. Herrmann, T. Reitz, D. Young, Wright State University, US
5:40 Tool for inkjet drop optimisation
C.L. Ayling, TTP, UK
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4:00 MEMS & Wireless: PowerRoom 371 AD
 Session chair: Elena Gaura, Coventry University, US
4:00 Wireless and Mobile Sensor Networks for Smart Civil Structures
Y. Wang, Georgia Tech, US (bio)
4:25 Nanochip - Ultra-High Data Density MEMS Memory Device
D. Adams, N. Belov, T-K. Chou, J. Heck, B. Kim, G. Knight, Q. Ma, V. Rao, G. Tchelepi, Nanochip, Inc., US
4:45 Study on Application of Piezoelectric Vibration Energy Harvesters for Powering of Wireless Sensor Nodes in Large Rotary Machine Diagnostic Systems
B. Pekoslawski, P. Pietrzak, M. Makowski, L. Szafoni, A. Napieralski, Technical University of Lodz, PL
5:05 Power consumption of microelectronic equipment for wireless sensor networks
N. Poole, T. Mo, J. Brusey, Coventry University, UK
5:25 (CANCELED) Low Cost Paper Based Bowtie Tag Antenna for High Performance UHF RFID Applications
Y. Amin, S. Prokkola, B. Shao, J. Hållstedt, Q. Chen, H. Tenhunen, L-R Zheng, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), SE
5:45 Fully On-Chip High Q Inductors Based on Microtechnologies
K. Shah, N. Khalid, J. Singh, H.P. Le, J. Devlin, Z. Sauli, La Trobe University, AU
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4:00 Biosensors & DiagnosticsRoom 362 AD
 Session chair: V. Yadavalli, Virginia Commonwealth University, US
4:00 Single molecule aptamer-target interactions on self-assembled monolayer platforms
X. Zhang, V.K. Yadavalli, Virginia Commonwealth University, VA
4:20 A Microfluidic Platform for Pre-concentration and Label-free Detection of DNA and Proteins Using On-chip Electrode Arrays
Y.-W. Huang, V.M. Ugaz, Texas A&M University, US (bio)
4:40 Nanoporous silica chip technology for the early detection of diseases and the real time assessment of therapeutic efficacy
E. Tasciotti, X. Liu, A. Boumrani, T. Hu, L. Li, C. Chiappini, M. Ferrari, Univeristy of Texas Health Science Center - Houston, US
5:00 Thermodynamic basis for the design of efficient conformational change-based biosensors
A. Vallee-Belisle, F. Ricci, K.W. Plaxco, University of California, Santa Barbara, US
5:40 Ultrasensitive Protein Detection Using an Au/ZnO SPR-Based Biosensor
C.-C. Chang, S.-H. Lin, N.-F. Chiu, C.-W. Lin, National Taiwan University, TW
5:20 Understanding the formation and adsorption of 2-dimensional and 3-dimensional protein aggregates on a solid surface
M. Rabe, D. Verdes, S. Seeger, University of Zurich, CH

Tuesday May 5

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8:00 Keynotes: Nanotech & Cleantech & TechConnectTheater AB
 Session chair: Jeff Moseley, Greater Houston Partnership, Shushana Castle, Clinton Global Initiative Member/Millennium Water Alliance, US
8:00 Welcome TechConnect World to Houston
J. Moseley, Greater Houston Partnership, US
8:15 Can Uncle Sam Cure What Ails Clean Tech?
P. Dickerson, HaynesBoone, former COO Office of Energy Efficiency & Renewable Energy, DOE, US (bio)
8:45 Welcome to Houston
B. White, City of Houston, Mayor, US
9:00 Flying into the Future: Continental’s Commitment to the Environment
L. Kellner, Continental Airlines, CEO, US (bio)
9:30 RUSNANO: Driving the Nanotech Industry Growth
A. Chubais, RUSNANO, CEO, RU
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11:00 Coatings, Surfaces and Interfaces: Electrical and Optical ApplicationsRoom 360 AD
 Session chair: Jan Sumerel, Dimatix, US
11:00 Nanomaterials for Stretchable Electronics/Optoelectronic
J.A. Rogers, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaig, US
11:50 Photoactivity of nitrogen-doped anodic TiO2 under UV and VIS light irradiation
M.V. Diamanti, M. Ormellese, M.P. Pedeferri, Politecnico di Milano, IT
12:10 Ordered mesoporous films of TiO2 as highly efficient photocatalysts for clean environment
J. Rathousky, V. Kalousek, C. Walsh, J. Heyrovsky Institute of Physical Chemistry, CZ
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11:00 MEMS: Computational Methods, Simulation & Software ToolsRoom 371 BE
 Session chair: Gerhard Goldbeck-Wood, Accelrys, Inc., UK
11:00 An Online Tool for Simulating Electro-Thermo-Mechanical Flexures Using Distributed and Lumped Analyses
F. Li, J.V. Clark, Purdue University, US
11:20 A Parallel-plate-based Fishbone-Shape MEMS Tunable Capacitor with Linear Capacitance-Voltage Response
M. Shavezipur, P. Nieva, A. Khajepour, S.M. Hashemi, University of Waterloo, CA
11:40 Silicon die self-alignment on a wafer: stable and instable modes
J. Berthier, F. Grossi, L. Di Cioccio, Cea-Leti Minatec, FR
12:00 Effect of Nonlinear Structural Stiffness on the Response of Capacitive MEMS Devices
M. Shavezipur, P. Nieva, A. Khajepour, S.M. Hashemi, University of Waterloo, CA
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10:30 Nanoelectronics: Research & Applications - 2Room 370 AD
 Session chair: Bob Doering, Texas Instruments & Frank Register, University of Texas, US
10:30 The INGAAS/GAAS Quantum Dots Under Effective and Ab Initio Treatments: Comparison and Results
I. Filikhin, V.M. Suslov, B. Vlahovic, North Carolina Central University, US
10:50 Castellated-Gate MOSFETs as Power Transistors for Nanometer CMOS and Post-CMOS Integrated Nanosystems
J.J. Seliskar, HiperSem Inc., US
11:10 Process- and Random-Dopant-Induced Characteristic Variability of SRAM with nano-CMOS and Bulk FinFET Devices
T-Y Li, C-H Hwang, Y. Li, National Chiao Tung University, TW
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10:30 NanoFab: Alternative Top-down Fabrication ModesRoom 370 BE
 Session chair: Leo Ocola, Argonne National Lab, US
10:30 Directing Block Copolymer Patterns within Bit Patterned Media Specifications
R. Ruiz, Hitachi Global Storage, US
11:00 Hierarchical nano-structuring by combining ion induced self-organization and lithographic pre-patterning
F. Frost, B. Ziberi, T. Lutz, M. Cornejo, R. Fechner, D. Hirsch, K. Zimmer, Leibniz-Institute of Surface Modification, DE
11:20 The first Italian micro exposure tool for EUV lithography: design guidelines and experimental results
F. Flora, S. Bollanti, P. Di Lazzaro, L. Mezi, D. Murra, A. Torre, ENEA, IT
11:40 Stretegies for fabrication of nanostructures using focused ion beam technology
V.J. Gadgil, MESA+ institute for nanotechnology, NL
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10:30 MEMS & NEMS: Sensors & Systems: Invited LecturesRoom 371 AD
 Session chair: Elena Gaura, Coventry University, US
10:30 A Design Environment for the Cost Optimization of Wireless Sensor Networks
M. Niedermayer, University of Berlin, DE (bio)
11:00 MEMS & Wireless: from devices to microrobotic swarms
D. Popa, University of Texas at Arlington, US (bio)
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10:30 Biosensors & DiagnosticsRoom 351 BE
 Session chair: Srinivas Iyer, Los Alamos National Lab, US
10:30 Identification of bacterial drug resistance in blood
C. Kaittanis, S. Nath, J.M. Perez, University of Central Florida, US
10:50 Bacteriophage-derivitized resonant cantilevers for the highly-specific detection of bacteria
A. Singh, N. Glass, S. Evoy, National Institute for Nanotechnology, CA
11:10 Quantitation of Toxins in Foods by Rapid Nanophotonic Molecular Screening Systems
K.C. Weng, J.-P. Coppe, R. Yang, J. Zheng, H. Yao, G.L. Liu, F.F. Chen, Dynamic Throughput, Inc., US
11:30 Precise positioning of particles in microwells within horizontal DEP cages
M. Lombardini, M. Bocchi, L. Giulianelli, R. Guerrieri, ARCES, IT
11:50 Force Discrimination for Enhanced Biosensor Specificity of Micro-Retroreflector Assays
J.D. Knoop, S.M. Kemper, T. Sherlock, E. Cacao, P. Ruchhoeft, R.C. Willson, University of Houston, US
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10:30 Solar: Technology to Business ReviewRoom 310 CF
 Session chair: Howard Schmidt, Rice University, US
10:30 General Electric - Solar
L. Tsakalakos, General Electric Research Center, US
10:50 Applied Materials - Solar
B. Swezey, Applied Materials, US
11:10 Heliovolt Solar Overview
BJ. Stanbery, Heliovolt, US
11:30 Sempra Generation: Effectively Developing Clean, Renewable Solar Power
M.W. Allman, Sempra Generation, US
11:50 A new world for solar: downturn and government intervention-driven market evolution
N. Demirdoven, McKinsey & Company, US
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10:30 TechConnect: Corporate PartneringExpo Hall TechConnect Room A
 Session chair: Saeed Bagheri, University of Waterloo, CA
10:30 (CANCELED) BASF - TechConnect Partnering
M. Mielke, BASF, US
10:50 BP - TechConnect Partnering
I. Dairanieh, BP, US
11:10 Genzyme - TechConnect Partnering
B. Pratt, Genzyme, US
11:30 Medtronic - TechConnect Partnering
S. Audet, Medtronic, US
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10:30 TechConnect: Corporate PartneringExpo Hall TechConnect Room B
 Session chair: Keith Ritala, University of Washington, US
10:30 GlaxoSmithKline - TechConnect Partnering
T. Porter, GlaxoSmithKline, US
10:50 Merck - TechConnect Partnering
Y. Weiss, Merck, US
11:10 Applied Materials - TechConnect Partnering
A. Kamannavar, Applied Materials, US
11:30 Lockheed Martin - TechConnect Partnering
B. Pietras, Lockheed Martin, US
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1:30 Nanoelectronics: Beyond-CMOS NanoelectronicsRoom 370 AD
 Session chair: Bob Doering, Texas Instruments & Frank Register, University of Texas, US
1:30 The Nanoelectronics Research Initiative
V. Zhirnov, Semiconductor Research Corp., US
1:55 Magnetic (Quantum) Cellular Automata
W. Porod, Notre Dame, US
2:20 Pseudospintronics
A. MacDonald, University of Texas, US
2:45 Detailed Analysis of Quantum-Effects in Nanowire Tunneling Transistors with Different Channel-Profiles
A. Heigl, G. Wachutka, TU Munich, DE
3:05 Towards optimal spin injection and detection contacts on silicon/germanium
S. Ganguly, W. Van Roy, R. Lieten, R. Jansen, S. Kaushal, K. Sugishima, University of Texas at Austin, US
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1:30 NanoFab: Integration & NanodevicesRoom 370 BE
 Session chair: Guy DeRose, Caltech, US
1:30 Integration of Lithographically Printed Optical, Fluidic and Electronic Systems
A. Scherer, Caltech, US (bio)
2:00 Fabrication of Guided-mode Resonance Devices by Soft Lithography in Hybrimers
K.J. Lee, R. Magnusson, J.H. Jin, B.-S. Bae, University of Texas at Arlington, US
2:20 High-Yield Fabrication and Characterizations of Sub-50 nm Nanomechanical Resonators
C. Guthy, R. Das, S. Evoy, University of Alberta, CA
2:40 Scalable manufacturing of room-temperature single electron transistors via “amphibious”
L.C. Brousseau, Quantum Logic Devices, US
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1:30 MEMS & NEMS: Novel Materials, Processes & DevicesRoom 371 AD
 Session chair: Cy Wilson, NASA, US
1:30 Advancement of Prototyping and Fabrication Techniques for Active Sensors and Microelectronics
J.L. Zunino, D.R. Skelton, U.S. Army ARDEC, US
1:50 The Design, Fabrication and Characterization of A Novel Miniature Silicon Microphone Diaphragm
W. Cui, R.N. Miles, Q. Su, State University of New York at Binghamton, US
2:10 Nano-Electrodeposits of MEMS Directional Microphones for Hearing Aid Optimization
S.-S. Je, J. Kim, M.N. Kozicki, J. Chae, Arizona State University, US
2:30 Pneumatically driven Auxiliary Micro Tools for Desktop Factories
B. Hoxhold, S. Büttgenbach, Technische Universität Braunschweig, DE
2:50 Nanocomposite Contact Material for MEMS Switches
C. Ding, N.C. MacDonald, University of California, Santa Barbara, US
3:10 Photosensitive Glass for Ultra High Aspect Ratio Features
J.H. Flemming, R. Mack, C. Buckley, Life BioScience, Inc., US
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1:30 Biosensors & DiagnosticsRoom 351 BE
 Session chair: Pulak Nath, Los Alamos National Lab, US
1:30 Development of a Flow-cell System to Quantify Analyte-receptor Binding Kinetics Utilizing Guided-mode Resonance Sensors
D. Wawro, S. Zimmerman, Y. Ding, R. Magnusson, E. Moss, J. Michalik, Resonant Sensors Incorporated, US
1:50 Rapid prototyping of microfluidic components for decision-tree based iterative pathogen detection
P. Nath, G.R. Goddard, B.A. Branch, O.C. Marina, A.M. Lillo, A. Deshpande, J.M. Dunbar, S.W. Graves, Los Alamos National Lab, US
2:10 Rapid prototyping of microfluidic components for iterative detection of pathogens using smart signatures
P. Nath, G.R. Goddard, O.C. Marina, A.M. Lillo, B.A. Branch, A. Deshpande, J.M. Dunbar, S.W. Graves, Los Alamos National Lab, US
2:30 Carbon Nanotube Array Sensor for MEMS Lab-on-a-chip
L.B. Joseph, V. Veedu, D. Garmire, Oceanit and University of Hawaii, US
2:50 Ultrafast protein preconcentration by nanoscale molecular traps
K.T. Liao, T. Leichle, C.F. Chou, Academia Sinica, TW
3:10 High Flux Nano-Filters
N.M. Elman, K. Daniel, F. Jalali-Yazdi, M.J. Cima, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US
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1:00 Solar: High Efficiency PV - 1: Lockheed Martin SymposiumRoom 310 CF
 Session chair: Suraj Rawal, Lockheed Martin, US
1:00 The Inverted Metamorphic Multi-Junction Solar Cell
P.R. Sharps, A. Cornfeld, B. Cho, J. Diaz, M. Stan, T. Varghese, Emcore Corporation, US
1:15 New Concepts for Manufacturing High Efficiency Flexible Solar Cells
S. Menezes, InterPhases Solar, Inc., US
1:30 A manufacturable low cost route to high efficiency Cu(ZnSn)S thin film solar cells fabrication on flexible substrates
I.O. Oladeji, C.R. Nelson, Sisom Thin Films LLC, US
1:45 RAPDAR™ Roll-out and Passively Deployed Array - High Efficiency Solar Array
R. Barret, R. Taylor, Composite Technology Development, Inc., US
2:00 Philips Applied Technologies - Innovation: High Efficiency PV Conversion
J. Downes, A. van der Pol, Philips Applied Technologies, US
2:15 Manufacturing of High-Efficiency Bi-facial Tandem Solar Cells
E.J. Tobin, S.J. Wojtczuk, E.D. Gagnon, R.G. Little, Spire Semiconductor, US
2:30 Stion Corp.: Novel Materials for High Efficiency Terrestrial and Extra-Terrestrial Photovoltaics
H. Lee, R. Wieting, Stion Corporation, US
2:45 Lightweight, High-Efficiency Solar Cell Sheets Using Epitaxial Liftoff
R. Chan, C. Youtsey, G. Hillier, D. McCallum, N. Pan, MicroLink Devices, US
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1:30 TechConnect IP: Biotech & MedicalExpo Hall TechConnect Room B
 Session chair: Bruce Pratt, Genzyme, US
1:30 Method of Tissue repair
A. Johnston, CSIRO, AU
1:40 Active Bandage
F. Voss, Danfoss Ventures A/S, DK
1:50 One-step, fast and easy point-of-care assay format for small analytes
T. Pulli, VTT, Technical Research Centre of Finland, FI
2:00 Nitric oxide-producing hydrogels and polymers
B. Phillips, Rice University, US
2:10 Device and Method for Transfecting Cells for Therapeutic Use
Y. Choi, University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, US
2:20 Phage BioCatalysis
A. Johnston, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation, AU
2:30 Safer retinal disorder diagnosis with a handheld camera with direct digital output
M. Hoelling, ETH Zurich - ETH transfer, CH
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3:30 WCM: Double-gate modelsRoom 342 AD
 Session chair: Benjamin Iñiguez, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, ES
3:30 Compact Quantum Modeling Framework for Nanoscale Double-Gate MOSFET
U. Monga, T.A. Fjeldly, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, NO
3:50 Compact Model HiSIM-DG both for Symmetrical and Asymmetrical DG-MOSFET Structures
K. Ishimura, N. Sadachika, S. Kusu, M. Miura-Mattausch, Hiroshima University, JP
4:10 A Unified Compact model for FinFET and Silicon Nanowire MOSFETs
G.J. Zhu, X. Zhou, G.H. See, S.H. Lin, C.Q. Wei, J.B. Zhang, Nanyang Technological University, SG
4:30 Computation Efficient yet Accurate Surface Potential Based Analytic Model for Symmetric DG MOSFETs to Predict Current-Voltage Characteristics
Y. Song, L.N. Zhang, J. Zhang, H. Zhuang, Y.C. Che, J. He, M. Chan, Peking University, CN
4:50 Compact Modeling of Dynamic Threshold Voltage of FinFET High K Gate Stack and Application in Circuit Simulation
F. He, C. Ma, B. Li, L. Zhang, X. Zhang, X. Lin, SZPKU, CN
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4:00 POSTERSExpo Hall
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Nano Electronics & PhotonicsExpo Hall
- Carbon nanorings for spintronics applications
M. Encinosa, M. Jack, Florida A&M University, US
- Thermal Radiation in Photonic Crystals
E.L. Albuquerque, L.R. da Silva, UFRN, BR
- Highly Stable Deterministically Configurable Metal Quantum Point Contacts (MQPCs)
I. Yutsis, N. Ittah, Y. Selzer, Tel Aviv University, IL
- Plasmonic Enhancement in InGaN/GaN MQW System with Au Nanoparticles
A. Llopis, J. Lin, A. Neogi, S.M.S. Pereira, University of North Texas, US
- Quantum Dot Gate InGaAs FETs
F. Jain, F. Alamoody, E. Suarez, M. Gogna, P-Y. Chan, S. Karmakar, J. Fikiet, B. Miller, E. Heller, University of Connecticut, US
- Characteristic Variability of Novel Lateral Asymmetry Nano-MOSFETs Due to Random Discrete Dopants
K-F Lee, C-H Hwang, T-Y Li, Y. Li, National Chiao Tung University, TW
- Electronic Structure of a DNA-like Double-strand Molecule
U.L. Fulco, R.G. Sarmento, E.L. Albuquerque, UFRN, BR
- Atomistic Electrostatic Simulations Using Spice
L. Forbes, D.A. Miller, M.E. Jacob, Oregon State University, US
- Electrical Characteristics of Nanoscale Multi-Fin Field Effect Transistors with Different Fin Aspect Ratio
H-W Cheng, C-H Hwang, Y. Li, National Chiao Tung University, TW
- First Principles Modeling of Equilibrium Geometries and Optical Properties of Metamaterials Composed of Organic Molecules, Polymers, and Metallic Nanofilms
A.V. Gavrilenko, C.S. McKinney, C.E. Bonner, V.I. Gavrilenko, Norfolk State University, US
- Long-Range Interactions in Quasi-One Dimensional Cylindrical Structures
K. Tatur, L.M. Woods, University of South Florida, US
- Subthreshold Operation of Schottky Barrier Silicon Nanowire FET
S.K. Yoo, J.Y. Ahn, S. Yang, J.H. Lee, Gwangju Institute of Science & Technology (GIST), KR
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NanoFab: Novel Materials, Structures & ProcessesExpo Hall
- Horizontally oriented long carbon nanotubes grown on Si substrates by using a catalytic Chemical Vapor Deposition process
E. Dervishi, Z. Li, Y. Xu, F. Watanabe, V. Saini, A.R. Biris, A.S. Biris, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, US
- Electrochemical Charging of Carbon Nanotubes for Tunable Electron Field Emission Cathodes
A. Kuznetsov, A. Zakhidov, N. Barisci, A. Zakhidov, The University of Texas at Dallas, US
- Optical properties of Zinc Oxide/Polymer Nanocomposite
S.C. Singh, R.K. Swarnkar, R. Gopal, University of Allahabad, IN
- A Precise Reclaim Fabrication by Nanoscale Removal Processes using a Design of Ellipsoidal Anode
P.S. Pa, National Taipei University of Education, TW
- Pulsed Laser Deposition of CaxBa1-xNb2O6 Thin Film on Nano-patterned Silicon Substrate
I. Stateikina, S. Delprat, M. Chaker, Institut National de la Recherche Scientifique, CA
- The Use of Microreactors for Manufacturing of High Performance Nanomaterials
B.K. Paul, C-H Chang, Oregon State University, US
- A Revolutionary Approach the Production and Dispersion of a Vast Array of Metal Oxide and Mixed-Metal Oxide Nanoparticles
B.F. Woodfield, J. Boerio-Goates, L. Astle, Brigham Young University, US
- In situ synthesis of metal nanoparticles embedded multifunctional PDMS films
A. Goyal, A. Kumar, P.K. Patra, S. Mahendra, P.J.J. Alvarez, P.M. Ajayan, Rice University, US
- Self-organized nanostructures on semiconductor surfaces by low-energy ion beam erosion
M. Cornejo, B. Ziberi, J. Völlner, F. Frost, B. Rauschenbach, Leibniz-Institute of Surface Modification, DE
- Growth and Microstructure of Si Core/Ge Shell Nanowires
J-S Park, L. Cao, M.L. Brongersma, W-K Seong, B.M. Clemens, Stanford University, US
- A low temperature fabrication of AlO2 films with supercritical CO2 fluid treatment for OTFT application
P.T. Liu, Y.T. Chou, C.S. Huang, L.F. Teng, Y.L. Huang, National Chiao-Tung University, TW
- Fabrication of High-Aspect-Ratio Nanochannels using Novel Nanoscale Silicon Mold and Solvent Assisted Sealing
Y.H. Cho, J. Par, H. Park, X. Cheng, B.J. Kim, A. Han, Texas A&M University, US
- Curved Polymer Nanochannel Fabrication using PMMA Layer Transfer and Collapse
Y.H. Cho, H. Park, H.S. Kim, X. Cheng, A. Han, Texas A&M University, US
- Nanometric AlN Thin Films Growth by Non Reactive RF Sputtering
C. Chesman, J.A.S. Moura, I. Guedes, Universidade Federal Do Rio Grande Do Norte, BR
- Batch Fabrication at Room Temperature of Arrays of Freestanding Nanoneedles
S. Arva, M.M. Yazdanpanah, R.W. Cohn, University of Louisville, US
- Systematic Study of Nanoscale Resolution for Low-Energy Electron Beam Lithography
M.A. Mohammad, Zs. Szabó, T. Fito, J.M. Lee, J. Chen, M. Aktary, S.K. Dew, M. Stepanova, National Institute for Nanotechnology, CA
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Sensors & SystemsExpo Hall
- Pierced Sensor for Nano-Microscope
R. Sklyar, Independent researcher, UA
- Gas Sensing Properties of Zn-Doped Anisometric Fe2O3 Nanoparticles
T. Kim, A.C. Sharp, H. Yim, B. Guo, Texas A&M University, College Station, US
- Optical chemical sensors on the base of arrays of ink-jet printed micro- and nanoparticles
M.V. Alfimov, V.A. Sazhnikov, A.A. Khlebunov, D.S. Ionov, A.N. Petrov, V.M. Aristarkhov, A.Y. Men’shikova, N.N. Shevchenko, A.V. Yakimansky, D.V. Kalinin, A.I. Plekhanov, Photochemistry Center of RAS, RU
- Gas Sensing Properties of Zn-Doped Anisometric Fe2O3 Nanoparticles
T. Kim, A.C. Sharp, H. Yim, B. Guo, Texas A&M University, College Station, US
- Fluorescent Silica Nano-Particles and Magnetic Bead Based Immunoassay: an Optical Tool for Detection of Staphylococcal enterotoxin B in Milk for High-Throughput Screening
S.K. Rastogi, J.R. Branen, S. Gibbon, A. Larry Branen, University of Idaho, US
- Water Soluble Peroxyoamid Reagent: Evalulation for Fluorescent Silica Nano-Particles Chemilumineacence
S.K. Rastogi, B. Fianaloski, N.N. Mishra, E. Cameron, T.E. Bitterwolf, A.L. Branen, W.C. Maki, University of Idaho, US
- Nanostructured and Bulk III-Nitride Semiconductors in Electrochemical Sensors and Biosensors
N. Sofikiti, J. Grandal, M. Utrera, M. Sanchez-Garcia, E. Calleja, G. Tsiakatouras, E. Iliopoulos, D. Ajagunna, A. Georgakilas, N. Chaniotakis, University of Crete, GR
- Optical Micro-Resonators as Refractive Index Sensors in Microfluidics
M. Grad, S. Kocaman, C-C Tsai, C.W. Wong, D. Attinger, Columbia University, US
- High Sensitivity Electromechanical Sensor based on ZnO Nanowire FET on Flexible Substrate
S. Hur, k.H. Lee, Y.B. Han, Korea Institute of Machnery & Materials, KR
- High Sensitive Acoustic Sensor using PMN-PT Piezoelectric Cantilever Array
S. Hur, S.Q. Lee, Korea Institute of Machnery & Materials, KR
- Miniature gas sensor for hydrogen sulfide
B.W. Chang, R.L.C. Chen, D.C.H. Chen, Hungkuang University, Taiwan, TW
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Biosensors & DiagnosticsExpo Hall
- CdSe nano-particles coated with thiol-terminated oligo(ethylene oxide)for protein targeting reagent
Y. Ito, H. Tsutsumi, Yamaguchi University, JP
- Highly specific anti-prothrombin aptamers
C-W Chi, Y-H Lao, L-C Chen, Department of Bio-Industrial Mechatronics Engineering, National Taiwan University, TW
- Human Neural Stem Cell Differentiation Potential Determined by Electric Fields
F.H. Labeed, J. Lu, S.A. Marchenko, K.F. Hoettges, M.P. Hughes, E.S. Monuki, A.P. Lee, L.A. Flanagan, University of Surrey, UK
- Nanotemplates for Electrical Detection of Biomolecules: A Diatom Based Biosensor
V. Kunduru, K. Lin, K. Rege, B. Ramakrishna, S. Prasad, Arizona State University, US
- Immunodetection of cancer marker in human serum using silicon field effect transistors
A. Kim, C.S. Ah, C.W. Park, J.-H. Yang, T. Kim, C.-G. Ahn, G.Y. Sung, Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute, KR
- Electrochemical Detection of Proteins in Complex Samples with the E-DNA Scaffold Platform
K.J. Cash, F. Ricci, K.W. Plaxco, University of California Santa Barbara, US
- Portable FRET Sensing of Proteins, Hormones, and Toxins Using DNA Aptamers and Quantum Dots
G.W. Jackson, U. Strych, E. Frank, R.C. Willson, R. Ballerstadt, R.J. McNichols, BioTex, Inc., US
- Biomolecular Detection on Supported Lipid Bilayers inside Microfluidic Channels
H. Jung, P.S. Cremer, Texas A&M University, US
- Aptamer-based label-free biosensor for fluorescence detection of urinary adenosine
S.-J. Chen, C.-C. Huang, H.-T. Chang, National Taiwan University, TW
- Biochip for minimally invasive blood glucose monitoring
P. Zhang, M.M. Ahmadi, G.A. Jullien, University of Calgary, CA
- Characterization and Applications of Modified Gold Electrode Sensor with Nanoparticles
S.W. Leung, Y. Wang, H. Gu, J.C.K. Lai, Idaho State University, US
- A 3-dimensional nanobiosensor based on an anodic aluminum oxide template
G.-J. Wang, Y.-D. Lin, National Chung-Hsing University, TW
- Real-time single-molecule dynamics observed with a nanoscale transistor
L.C. Brousseau, Quantum Logic Devices, US
- Design Aspects of C-MEMS Based Enzymatic Biofuel Cell Via Finite Element Analysis Approach
Y.S. Parikh, J-H Yang, C. wang, Florida international university, US
- On-chip biosensor for rapid detection and identification of nitrogen containing compounds
K. Feige, A. Shende, A. Vats, R. Shende, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, US
- Infant HIV and Nanotechnology
N. Goel, R. Sharma, Pt BDS Post Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences, IN
- Performance Comparisons of Nanoparticle Modified Sensor Electrodes for the Detection of Nitrite and Peroxide
J.C.K. Lai, Y. Wang, W. Gao, H. Gu, S.W. Leung, Idaho State University, US
- Label-free direct detection of analytes from optically inaccessible samples
L.C. Brousseau, Quantum Logic Devices, US
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4:30 Solar: Case Studies & Company ProfilesExpo Hall Theater
 Session chair: Tony Maull, Vergent Energy, US
4:30 Choosing Your Solar Integrator Wisely… Why All Solar Installations are not Equal
A. McCalla, Meridian Solar, US
4:45 Best Practices: Large Commercial Solar Installations
J. Laggner, ThinkSolar, US
5:00 Solar 101 for Business:  A Cost/Benefit Analysis
C. Overmiller, Texas Solar Power, US
5:15 Ignite Solar
P. Mathey, Ignite Solar, US
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3:00 TechConnect IP: Biotech & MedicalExpo Hall TechConnect Room B
 Session chair: Yael Weiss, Merck, US
3:00 On-Chip Synthesis of Biomolecules
S. Marcus, Yeda R&D Co. Ltd., IL
3:10 Clean process for organic added-value compounds separation
M. Gourde, Universite Laval, CA
3:20 Compositions and methods for polynucleotide extraction and methylation detection
V. Bailey, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, US
3:30 Bacteria extract elicitors, extraction process, composition including extract and method to induce the plant defense responses
M. Ritter dos Santos, Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul -PUCRS, BR
3:40 Nanostructures for biomarker selection and identification by MS
R. Meagley, ONE Nanotechnologies, LLC, US
3:50 Electrodeposition of Sol-Gel Films
E. Canetti, Yissum, Technology Transfer Company of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, IL

Wednesday May 6

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8:00 Keynotes: Nanotech & Cleantech & TechConnectTheater AB
 Session chair: Patti Glaza, CTSI, US
8:00 Energy in the 21st Century: Muir, Patton, and Gandhi
R. James Woolsey, VantagePoint Venture Partners, US (bio)
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8:30 Keynote Panel: The Future of EnergyTheater AB
 Session chair: Patti Glaza, CTSI, US
- D. Beneby, Exelon, President, Exelon Power, US
- M. Kapner, Austin Energy, US
- C. Frasier, Shell, VP Americas, US (bio)
- M. Simmons, Simmons & Company, US
- J. Renaud, GE Ecomagination, US
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10:30 NanoFab: DPN ApplicationsRoom 370 BE
 Session chair: Jason Haaheim, NanoInk, US
10:30 Dip Pen Nanolithography® Provides for the Critical Definition of the Environment to Control Human Adult Stem Cell Populations
J. Hunt, University of Liverpool, UK
11:00 Deconstructing Receptor Signaling with Chemically Nanopatterned Interfaces
K. Salaita, UC - Berkeley, US
11:20 Biological Applications of Lipid-Based Dip-Pen Nanolithography
S. Lenhert, Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe GmbH, Institut für NanoTechnologie, Germany, DE
11:40 Manipulating Nanostructures with Chemically Patterned Surface
Y. Wang, University of Maryland, US
12:00 Single-Protein Control on Nanoarrays generated by Dip-Pen Nanolithography
D. Maspoch, Institut Catala de Nanotecnologia, Spain, ES
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10:30 Micro & Nano Fluidics - Transport PhenomenaRoom 351 AD
 Session chair: Daniel Attinger, Columbia University, US
10:30 Micro & Nano Fluidics - Overview
D. Attinger, Columbia University, US (bio)
11:00 Mathematical modeling of moving contact lines with applications to microscale heat transfer
V. Ajaev, SMU in Texas, US (bio)
11:30 On the use of Segmented Flow to Enhance Heat Transfer in Microchannel Heat Sinks
A.R. Betz, D. Attinger, Columbia University, US
11:50 Engineered Nanostructures for High Thermal Conductivity Substrates
K.K. Varanasi, P. Chamarthy, S. Chauhan, P. de Bock, T. Deng, A. Kulkarni, G. Mandrusiak, B. Rush, B. Russ, L. Denault, S. Weaver, F. Gerner, Q. Leland, K. Yerkes, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US
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10:30 WCM: Statistical/variation/numerical modelsRoom 342 AD
 Session chair: Razali Ismail, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, MY
10:30 Compact Model Application to Statistical/Probabilistic Technology Variations
X. Zhou, G. Zhu, M. Srikanth, R. Selvakumar, Y. Yan, W. Chandra, J. Zhang, S. Lin, C. Wei, Z. Chen, Nanyang Technological University, SG
10:50 Elements of Statistical SPICE Models
N. Lu, J. Watts, S.K. Springer, IBM, US
11:10 PSP Model Equations Extension for Statistical Estimation of Leakage Current in Nanometer CMOS Technologies Considering Process Variations
C. D’Agostino, P. Flatresse, E. Beigne, M. Belleville, STMicroelectronics, FR
11:30 (CANCELED) Numerical Study of Carrier Velocity for P-type Strained Silicon MOSFET
Y.W. Heong, M.T. Ahmadi, J.E. Suseno, R. Ismail, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, MY
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10:30 TechConnect IP: Biotech & MedicalExpo Hall TechConnect Room B
 Session chair: Sarah Audet, Medtronic, US
10:30 Visual Cortical Implant
T. Martinuzzo, Univalor, CA
10:40 Hyperspectral Imaging with DLP© Technology
S. Ghosh, U.T. Arlington, US
10:50 A Hybrid Microfluidic Device for Active Control of Drug Delivery
D. Morrison, McMaster Univeristy, CA
11:00 Microtiters with integrated electronics for high-throughput single-cell manipulation and analysis
M. Bocchi, Mindseeds Laboratories, IT
11:10 A Miniaturized Wireless Dermal Patch for Position-independent, Non-invasive Fetal Monitoring
J. Hofmeister, University of Minnesota, US
11:20 Neural Nanoprobes for Electrical Recording and Stimulation
J. Hofmeister, University of Minnesota, US
11:30 Micromachined, hydrogel-driven, glucose-sensitive valve for microfluidic control of insulin delivery.
J. Hofmeister, University of Minnesota, US
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1:30 WCM: RF/noise/capacitance modelsRoom 342 AD
 Session chair: Henok Abebe, USC ISI/MOSIS, US
1:30 RF Modeling of 45nm Low-Power CMOS Technology
J. Wang, H. Li, L-H Pan, U. Gogineni, R. Groves, B. Jagannathan, M-H Na, W. Tonti, R. Wachnik, IBM Semiconductor Research and Development Center, US
1:50 Compact Model of Low – Frequency Noise in Nanoscale Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor Field Effect Transistors
D.A. Miller, M.E. Jacob, L. Forbes, Oregon State University, US
2:10 1/f Noise Modeling at Low Temperature with the EKV3 Compact Model
P. Martin, G. Ghibaudo, CEA, LETI, Minatec, FR
2:30 1/f Noise Model for Double-Gate FinFET Biased in Weak Inversion
C-Q Wei, Y-Z Xiong, X. Zhou, Nanyang Technological University, SG
2:50 A Simple, Accurate Capacitance-Voltage Model of Undoped Silicon Nanowire MOSFETs
S. Lin, X. Zhou, G.H. See, G. Zhu, C. Wei, J. Zhang, Z. Chen, Nanyang Technological University, SG
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1:30 How Cleantech Capital Markets are Weathering the DownturnRoom 330 AB
 Session chair: Michael Kanellos, Greentech Media
- N. Kaufman, Ardour Capital Investments, LLC, US
- N. Cameron, Emerald Technology Ventures, CA
- P. Seegopaul, Pangea Ventures, US
- W. Bokhari, Cleantech Circle, US
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1:00 TechConnect: Corporate PartneringExpo Hall TechConnect Room A
 Session chair: Matthias Kuhn, University of Geneva, CH
1:00 Lockheed Martin - TechConnect Partnering
L. Porter, Lockheed Martin, US
1:20 Eastman Kodak - TechConnect Partnering
B. Johnston, Eastman Kodak, US
1:40 Honda - TechConnect Partnering
N. Sugimoto, Honda, US
2:00 Philips - TechConnect Partnering
J. Downes, Philips, US
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1:00 TechConnect: Corporate PartneringExpo Hall TechConnect Room B
 Session chair: Michael Perham, University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston
1:00 Samsung - TechConnect Partnering
B. Byun, Samsung, US
1:20 Dow Chemical - TechConnect Partnering
S. Hahn, Dow Chemical, US
1:40 Omron - TechConnect Partnering
D. Uchida, Omron, US
2:00 Sanyo - TechConnect Partnering
S. Tanimoto, Sanyo, US
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1:30 POSTERSExpo Hall
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Nano Electronics & PhotonicsExpo Hall
- InN nanowire based transistors and sensors
G. Koley, Z. Cai, University of South Carolina, US
- Effect of doping on the radial breathing mode of carbon nanotubes
I.C. Gerber, P. Puech, A. Gannouni, W.S. Bacsa, CEMES / CNRS, FR
- Transient Behavior of Integrated Carbon Nanotube Field Effect Transistor Circuits
Y. Xu, A. Srivastava, Jo.M. Marulanda, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, US
- Yellow electroluminescence from sputtering synthesized aluminum nitride nanocomposite thin film containing aluminum nanocrystals
M. Yang, T.P. Chen, Y. Liu, J.I. Wong, Nanyang Technological University, SG
- ChiralMEM: a Novel Concept for High Density Magnetic Memory Technology
D. Atkinson, D.S. Eastwood, M. Bath, Durham University, UK
- Correlation between the thermal annealing and the memory behaviors of Ge nanocrystals synthesized by low-energy ion implantation technique
M. Yang, T.P. Chen, J.I. Wong, Nanyang Technological University, SG
- Effective Removal Module by Excimer Irradiation Assistance
P.S. Pa, National Taipei University of Education, TW
- Analysis of Tetrahymena pyriformis Proteomics Using Nano-UPLC/Q-TOF MS
W. Zhengfang, Z. Mingqiang, Q. Xiaohua, C. Yanzhang, H. Xiaozhong, W. Chao, Chinese Academy of Inspection and Quarantine, CN
- Applications of Memristor Crossbars for Pattern Recognition and Robotics
B. Mouttet, George Mason University, US
- Gallium Nitride Nanowire Enhanced High Intensity Discharge Luminance System
J.T.H. Tsai, Z.-J. Liao, Tatung University, TW
- Application of direct growth ZnO nanaotetrapods in field emission device
Q. Zhang, J. Qi, Y. Zhang, Q. Liao, N. Ye, University of Science and Technology, Beijing, CN
- High visible yield nanophosphors under NIR excitation
L.A. Diaz-Torres, E. De la Rosa, P. Salas, T. López-Luke, centro de investigaciones en optica AC, MX
- Photoluminescence of Trivalent Dysprosium Ions in Silver-Doped Aluminophosphate Glasses
J.A. Jiménez, S. Lysenko, H. Liu, Univeristy of Puerto Rico, US
C. Tsou, T. Lai, C. Huang, C. Chang, C. Wu, Feng Chia University, TW
- High dielectric tunability of Ba0.6Sr0.4TiO3 thin film deposited by radio-frequency sputtering
F. Zuyong, Nanyang Technological University, SG
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NanoFab: Novel Materials, Structures & ProcessesExpo Hall
- Electrical Characteristics of Mesoporous Pure Silica Zeolite for 32 nm CMOS Interlayer Dielecric Films
T. Kikkawa, Hiroshima University, JP
- p-Type Single-Wall Garbon Nanotube Network on n-Type Si for Heterojunction Photovoltaic Cells
Z. Li, Y. Xu, V. Saini, E. Dervishi, M. Mahmood, A.R. Biris, A.S. Biris, University of Arkansas at Little Rock, US
- Nano-scaled water ejection using Nanopipette with QTF-AFM for Nanolithography
S.M. An, S.J. Jang, H.E. Noh, W.H. Jhe, Seoul National University, KR
- Single-step synthesis of visible-light TiO(2-X)N(X) photocatalyst nanopowder by thermal plasma
C-Y Tsai, H-C Hsi, National Kaohsiung First University of Science & Technology, TW
- Analysis of density variation for different temperatures in thermal nano imprinting process
D-E Lee, H-J Lee, S-W Choi, W-I Lee, Seoul National University, KR
- Fabrication of nanogap-based field effect transistor using nanoimprint lithography
J. Lee, M.-C. An, K.-D. Kim, J.-H. Jeong, J.-H. Ahn, Y.K. Choi, Korea Institute of Machinery and Materials, US
- Spark Plasma Synthesis (SPS) Device for Sintering of Nanomaterials
N. Jalabadze, L. Nadaraia, A. Mikeladze, R. Chedia, T. Kukava, L. Khundadze, Technical University of Georgia, GE
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MEMS & NEMS: Novel Materials & ProcessessExpo Hall
- Fabrication of Nanostructures on Curved Surfaces Using PDMS Stamp
B. Farshchian, S. Park, Louisiana State University, US
- Deposition of beta-SiC thin films on Si (100) substrates by MOCVD method for NSOM applications
S-H Nam, M-H Kim, J-S Hyun, J-H Boo, Sungkyunkwan University, KR
- MEMS Process Compatibility of Multiwall Carbon Nanotubes
E.H. Cook, D.J.D. Carter, The Charles Stark Draper Laboratory, US
- Design of Multi – Dimensional Variable Capacitors for RF MEMS
V.K. Lamba, D. Engles, S.S. Malik, A. Gupta, HCTM Kaithal, IN
- Dielectrophoresis and Comsol Simulation of Cell Entrapment At Electrodes
D. Padmaraj, W. Zagozdzon-Wosik, R. Pande, J.H. Miller, L-M Xie, J. Wosik, University of Houston, US
- BioMEMS for Mitochondriaa Medicine
D. Padmaraj, W. Zagozdzon-Wosik, Lei-Ming Xie, D. Pijanowka, J.H. Miller, P. Grabiec, J. Wosik, University of Houston, US
- Contactless Micro Position and Angular Sensor Device Based on Micro Structured Polymer Magnets
A. Waldschik, M. Feldmann, J. Dittmer, S. Büttgenbach, Technische Universität Braunschweig, DE
- Micro-Fabricated Electrostatic Voltage Sensor with a Thin Bulk-Silicon Device Layer
J. Dittmer, R. Judaschke, S. Büttgenbach, Technische Universität Braunschweig, DE
- Nanostructured 1D-FET for Remote Sensing Applications
K.T. Chiang, B. Lanning, Southwest Research Institute, US
- Micro-and Nanoscale Applications of Nanocrystalline Diamond Films
A. Kumar, S. Balachandran, T. Weller, University of South Florida, US
- Nodal Modeling of CMOS-MEMS Variable Capacitors
C.I. Lee, C.H. Wang, J. Reinke, T. Mukherjee, Industrial Technology Reseach Institute, TW
- Real-Time and Label Free Direct Sensing of Important Drug Molecules Using Nanostructured Polymeric Thin Films of Novel Conducting Polymers
R. Pernites, P. Dutta, R. Advincula, University of Houston, US
- Amperometric Detection of Staphylococcal Enterotoxin B in milk using Magnetic Bead-Based Immunoassay on Disposable Screen Printed Carbon Electrode Strip
S.K. Rastogi, S. Gibbon, J.R. Branen, A.L. Branen, University of Idaho, US
- A Multifunctional MWCNT strain sensor: sensing and damping
X. Li, A.K. Keshri, A. Agarwal, C. Levy, Florida International University, US
- Energy Conversion according to Impact loading on Piezoelectric material
J. Lee, T. Kim, B. Choi, Sogang University, KR
- Probing Test of the High Density Microprobe Array with Out-Of-Plane Predeformation
T. Lai, C. Tsou, H-C Li, Feng Chia University, TW
- A Novel Virtual Button User Interface for Determining the Characteristics of an Impulse Input Based on MEMS Inertial Sensors
A. Zwart, D. Effa, P. Nieva, S. Lancaster-Larocque, University of Waterloo, CA
- The Study of Mechanical Stress in NEMS Heterostructures
X. Xu, B. Bogdan, F. Lime, L. Montes, Grenoble institute of technology, FR
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Bio Analytical InstrumentationExpo Hall
- A New Scanning Atom Probe for the Mass Analysis of Biomolecules
O. Nishikawa, M. Taniguchi, A. Ikai, Kanazawa Institute of Technology, JP
- A Miniaturized Platform for Rapid Separation of Long DNA Using Pulsed Field Gel Electrophoresis
A. Li, V.M. Ugaz, Texas A&M University, US
- Microchip-based Investigation of the Interplay Between the Nanoporous Gel Morphology and the Onset of Entropic Trapping in DNA Gel Electrophoresis
N. Shi, V.M. Ugaz, Texas A&M University, US
- Extended Applications of Picomolar Technology to Measure Immunoactive Biomarkers
B.D. Shriniwas, R. Sharma, A. Sharma, RTM Nagpur University, IN
- Optimal Design of Convective Thermocyclers for Rapid Microscale PCR
R. Muddu, Y.A. Hassan, V.M. Ugaz, Texas A&M University, US
- An Innovative Bioactive Glass for Microarrays
C.T. Buckley, R. Mack, N. Mack, J.H. Flemming, Life BioScience, Inc., US
- Relaxation Time Constants of Nanometals in Human Tissues and Clinical Applications
R. Sharma, A. Sharma, Center of Nanotechnology, IN
- Fabricating a Universal DNA Nanoarray Using Contact Printing for Sequencing by Hybridization
B.R. Takulapalli, M.E. Morrison, J. Gu, P. Zhang, The Biodesign Institutie of Arizona State University, US
- Toxicological Study of Zn and Cd metal nanoparticles on the Growth of Azotobacter chroococcum
S.C. Singh, R. Raghvendra, R. Gopal, Allahabad University, IN
- “Nanocubes in Nanocubes”: Using self-assembly to enhance the performance of
D. Acharya, G. Zhen, B. Muir, P. Hartley, L. Waddington, B. Moffat, P. Mulvaney, CSIRO Molecular Health Technology, AU
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SolarExpo Hall
- Evaluation of I-V characteristics of ordered mesoporous TiO2 electrode for dye sensitized solar cells
A. Vats, R. Shende, J. Puszynski, South Dakota School of Mines & Technology, US
- Monolithic Tandem Organic Photovoltaic Cell Utilizing Transparent Carbon Nanotube Interlayer
K. Mielczarek, S. Tanaka, R. Ovalle Robles, A. Kuznetsov, B. Wang, D. Hsu, R.H. Baughman, A. Zakhidov, University Of Texas At Dallas, US
- Conversion of Solar energy into Electrical and Mechanical Energy using Carbon Nanotubes
B. Panchapakesan, University of Louisville, US
- Improved photocurrents in hybrid solar cells: suppression of recombination reaction in the presence of SWNT
W. Lee, R.S. Mane, S-K. Min, S-H. Han, Hanyang University, KR
- Molybdenum Metal Nanoparticle Inks for Enabling Low Cost PV Manufacturing
P.B. Laxton, Y. Li, D.M. Roundhill, Applied Nanotech, Inc., US
- DFT calculations of IR and Raman spectra of Ru(bpy)2(CN)2 complex
B.F. Minaev, V.A. Minaeva, H. Agren, M. Girtu, Bogdan Khmelnitskij national University, UA
- Quantum Tunneling Design for Efficient Carrier Collection in p-i-n III-V Quantum-Confined Solar Cells
A. Alemu, C. Karunaratne, G. Radhakrishnan, A. Freundlich, University of Houston, US
- Material Aspects of Hydrogen Production by Photocatalytic Water Splitting
M. Willert-Porada, S. Bouazza, D. Leykam, Z. Pajkic, University of Bayreuth, DE
- Design and Analysis of a New Energy Harvesting Device Based on Knudsen Effect
P. Zhang, R. Du, The Chinese University of HongKong, CN
- Technical and Economical Analysis of Photovoltaic Pumping Systems with V Type Concentrators in Irrigation System to Productive Chains
J.M. Bione, N. Fraidenraich, O.C. Vilela, Universidade de Pernambuco - Escola Politécnica, BR
- An Integrated Microsystem for Environmental Sensing Powered by Energy Scavenging
P. Obiomon, A. Holland, S. Hunt, Prairie View A&M University, US
- Measured and predicted performance of a micro-thermophotovoltaic device with a heat-recirculating micro-emitter
J.H. Park, J.S. So, H.J. Moon, O.C. Kwon, Sungkyunkwan University, KR
- Solar Texas 2010: Genuinely profitable solar power towers built with local industry
J. Kinross-Wright, Consultant, US
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3:00 Solar: High Efficiency PV - 2: Lockheed Martin SymposiumRoom 330 AB
 Session chair: Suraj Rawal, Lockheed Martin, US
3:00 High Efficiency and Flexible Nanowire Photovoltaics
J. Czaban, P.K. Mohseni, A. Chia, J. Boulanger, Z. Peng, R.R. LaPierre, McMaster University, CA
3:15 Novel 3-D Nanostructure Arrays for Energy Conversion
R. Wind, D. Routkevitch, Synkera Technologies Inc., US
S.H. Zaidi, K. Khan, Gratings, Inc, US
3:45 Materials Science and Device Architecture for Novel Ferroelectric/Nanostructure-based High-Efficiency Photovoltaic Device
O. Auciello, L.E. Ocola, S. Hong, A. Petford-Long, S. Nakhamanson, Argonne National Laboratory, US
4:00 A low cost roll-to-roll amorphous silicon solar cell manufacturing system using a novel hollow cathode plasma deposition technique
B. Boardman, T. Casserly, D. Upadhyaya, Sub-One Technology, US
4:15 High Efficiency Nanoparticle based Solar Cells : Nanomanufacturing Done Right!
B. Das, R. Chakraborty, Shivam Nanotech LLC, US
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3:30 Nanoelectronics: The need for international standardsRoom 370 AD
 Session chair: Brent Segal, Lockheed Martin Corporation, US
3:30 IEEE Nanotechnology Council
J. Tucker, Keithley Instruments, Inc., US
3:50 IEEE 1784, Standard practices for characterization and use of nanomaterials (tubes, wires, and particles) in large scale electronics manufacturing
B. Segal, Lockheed Martin Corporation, US
4:10 International Nano-Electrotechnology Standardization Priorities Survey
J. Tucker, Keithley Instruments, Inc., US
4:30 The importance of international EH&S standards to the nanoelectronics industries
C. Teague (invited), National Nanotechnology Coordination Office, US
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3:30 NanoFab: Tools and Instrumentation Showcase - 2Room 370 BE
 Session chair: Jason Haaheim, NanoInk, US
3:30 Industrial applications of spherical polymer particles and hollow silica shells
D.E. Lynch, Exilica Limited, UK
3:50 Microfluidizer High Shear Processing
T. Panagiotou, K.J. Chomistek, Microfluidics Corporation, US
4:10 Silane-Free, Solid Pre-cursor For SiC deposition
M. Davies, Sixtron Advanced Materials Inc, CA
4:30 Screenless Agitator Bead Mill for the Use of Smallest Grinding Media
S. Mende, J. Hill, NETZSCH Fine Particle Technology LLC, US
4:50 New Applications for CMP: Solving the Technical and Business Challenges
R.L. Rhoades, Entrepix, Inc., US
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3:30 MEMS & NEMS: Molecular & Gas SensorsRoom 371 AD
 Session chair: Elena Gaura, Coventry University, US
3:30 Evaluating Nanomaterials Integrated with Microsensor Arrays for Breath Monitoring
K.D. Benkstein, B. Raman, C.J. Martinez, C.B. Montgomery, S. Semancik, National Institute of Standards and Technology, US
3:50 Microfluidic Platforms with Micro- and Nanopore Membranes and in situ Formation of Lipid Bilayer in the Microfluidic Platform
J. Choi, N. Kim, S. Park, Louisiana State University, US
4:10 Detecting CH4 and CO Gases Using Micro-Structural Doping Compound Oxide Films on Si-Substrates
Y.F. Li, S.Y. Ma, L.B. Kish, J.-J. Ding, Northwest Normal University, US
4:30 Unique molecular identification using two-dimensional responses
G. Koley, M. Qazi, University of South Carolina, US
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3:30 Micro & Nano Fluidics - ApplicationsRoom 351 AD
 Session chair: Daniel Attinger, Columbia University, US
3:30 Nanotechnology Platforms for Studying Cellular Heterogeneity and Disease Biosignatures
F. Zenhausern, Arizona State University, US (bio)
3:55 Advances in PCR Using Natural Convection
V. Ugaz, Texas A&M University, US
4:20 Manufacturing of sensors and other MEMS devices using ink-jet technology
D. Wallace, MicroFab, US (bio)
4:45 Analysis of an Electrostatically Actuated MEMS Drop Ejector
E.P. Furlani, Eastman Kodak Company, US
5:05 A Solid Electrolyte Valve for Micro/Nano-fluidics
Y. Yang, X. Zhang, M.N. Kozicki, J. Chae, Arizona State University, US
5:25 (CANCELED) A Hydrophobicity Controlled Nanofluidic Pump
H. Liu, S. Dharmatilleke, A.A.O. Tay, Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, SG
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5:00 TechConnect IP: Pharma & DrugsRoom 310 BE
 Session chair: Lynn Foster, BPT Pharma, US
5:00 Bioartifical mucosa: delivery of biomaterials to the skin-percutaneous device interface
A. Peramo, University Michigan, US
5:10 Implantable drug depots with external control of drug release which can replace repetitive injections.
M. Kraak, ETH Zurich - ETH transfer, CH
5:20 Electron Beam Technology and Equipment for Producing Solid-Phase and Liquid-Phase Medical Substances with Nanoparticles of Inorganic Materials
K. Yakovchuk, ICEBT (“International Center for Electron Beam Technologies of E.O.Paton Electric Welding Institute”), UA
5:30 Intelligent packaging helps to meet brand quality needs in food, packaging and pharmaceutical industries
J. Pesala, VTT, Technical Research Center of Finland, FI
5:40 Method of photochemical pathogen inactivation and adsorptive removal of protein-bound substances by extracorporeal treatment of patient’s plasma
P. Melnik-Melnikov, R.E.Kavetsky Institute of Experimental Pathology, Oncology and Radiobiology, UA
5:50 MR-SUB: The Fantastic Voyage reinvented
T. Martinuzzo, Univalor, CA
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