NSTI Nanotech 2009

Nanotech 2009 Program - Wednesday May 6

Sessions Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Authors Keywords
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)
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
8:30 WCM: Bulk MOS modelsRoom 342 AD
 Session chair: Xing Zhou, Nanyang Technological University, SG
8:30 High-Voltage MOSFET Model Valid for Device Optimization
Y. Oritsuki, T. Sakuda, N. Sadachika, M. Miyake, T. Kajiwara, H. Kikuchihara U. Feldmann, H.J. Mattausch, M. Miura-Mattausch, Hiroshima University, JP
8:50 Compare and Contrast HiSIM-LDMOS and BSIM based compact model of High Voltage MOSFETs for Analog Applications
A. Young, J. Hall, Z. Luo, Y. Xiao, D. Connerney, Fairchild Semiconductor, US
9:10 A Scalable POWER MOSFET Model with an Integrated Body-Diode Including Reverse Recovery
Z. Luo, J. Hall, Y. Xiao, A. Young, R. Carroll, D. Connerney, Fairchild Semiconductor, US
9:30 A PSpice Compact Model for Organic Field-Effect Transistors
C. Ucurum, R.M. Meixner, H. Goebel, Helmut Schmidt University - University of the Federal Armed Forces Hamburg, DE
10:00 TechConnect Marketplace - Expo Hall: Coffee Break Sponsored by Italian Trade CommissionExpo Hall
10:00 Nanotech & Cleantech Expo: Coffee Break: Poster Set-UpExpo Hall
10:30 Nanostructured Coatings Applications - 1Room 360 AD
 Session chair: Kock-yee Law, Xerox Corporation, US
10:30 Superhydrophobic Nanocoating and Vertical Scan Interferometry
E. Peña, Rice Univerity, US (bio)
11:00 Anti-Corrosion Nanotechnology Solutions for Army Logistics
L.M. Ericson, C. Huffman, J. Ozols, T. Key, D. Reynolds, R.S. Kidwell, ManTech Information Systems & Technology, US
11:20 TBA
S. Burchill, Industrial Nanotech, US
10:30 Nanoparticles in Soft Materials: Colloids - 1Room 360 BE
 Session chair: Fiona Case, NSTI & Jan Sumerel, Dimatix, US
10:30 Assembles of Hybrid Nanoparticles for Energy Storage
M.N. Tchoul, H. Koerner, S.P. Fillery, P.A. Mirau, M.F. Durstock, R.A. Vaia, Air Force Research Laboratory, US
11:00 Non-Covalent Stabilization of Carbon Nanotubes Using Stimuli-Responsive Polymers
K.C. Etika, J.C. Grunlan, Texas A&M University, US
11:20 Self-Assembly of Polymer-Magnetite Nanoparticles under the Influence of an External Magnetic Field
F. Marco, L. Marco, M. Massimo, ETH Zurich, CH
10:30 Polymer Nanotech: POSS/Polymer CompositesRoom 361 BE
 Session chair: Chris DeArmitt, Hybrid Plastics Inc., US
10:30 POSS Enhanced Thermoplastics, thermosets, elastomers and lubricants (overview presentation)
C. DeArmitt, Hybrid Plastics Inc, US
11:00 The development of high performance nanostructured colorless polyimides and their application in extraterrestrial solar cells
G. Poe, Nexolve Corporation, US
11:30 Sulfonated Polyhedral Oligosilsesquioxane (S-POSS) as a Nano-additive in Composite Multilayer Hydrogen Fuel Cell Proton Exchange Membranes
C. Hartmann-Thompson, P.I. Carver, D.L. Keeley, S.E. Keinath, B. Decker, P.R. Santurri, Michigan Molecular Institute, US (bio)
10:30 Nanoscale Characterization: SpectroscopyRoom 361 AD
 Session chair: Pierre Panine, Xenocs SA, FR
10:30 Probing capping molecules on nanoparticles in suspension by DOSY NMR
F. Ribot, F. Guillemot, B. Dubertret, L. van Lokeren, R. Willem, UPMC Univ Paris 06, FR
10:50 Influence of doping and Oxide Layer on the Conductivity of Silicon Nanoparticles
S. Hartner, A. Gupta, H. Wiggers, University of Duisburg-Essen, DE
11:10 Synthesis and characterization of polypyrrole nanowires using alternating amphiphilic copolymer nanotubes as templates
A.S.W. Chan, M. Groves, C. Malardier-Jugroot, Royal Military College of Canada, CA
11:30 STEM-EELS chemical imaging of lipid-coated and quantum dot containing silica nanoparticles; a novel diagnostic multimodality agent
M.M. van Schooneveld, O. Stephan, A. Gloter, A. Meijerink, W.J.M. Mulder, F.M.F. de Groot, Inorganic Chemistry & Catalysis, Debye Institute, Utrecht University, NL
11:50 Tunable photoluminescence spectrum of brightly luminescent silicon quantum dots
A. Gupta, M.T. Swihart, H. Wiggers, University of Duisburg-Essen, DE
12:10 Non-invasive and Rapid Characterization of Interaction of Water with Carbon Nanotubes using Low-field TD-NMR
X. Tombokan, S. Ghosh, P. Hari, Bruker Corporation, US
10:30 Carbon Nano Structures: High performance materialsRoom 370 CF
 Session chair: Wolfgang Bacsa, University of Toulouse & Robert Hauge, Rice University
10:30 Giant Stroke, Superelastic Carbon Nanotube Aerogel Muscles
A. Aliev, J. Oh, M. Kozlov, A. Kuznetsov, S. Fang, A. Fonseca, R. Robles, M. Lima, M. Haque, Y. Gartstein, M. Zhang, A. Zakhidov and R. Baughman, University of Texas at Dallas, US (bio)
11:00 Towards SWCNT-based high performance materials
B. Simard, C. Kingston, Y. Matinez-Rubi, J. Guan, R. Anderson, S. Denommee, D. Ruth, M. Barnes, H. Dayan, National Research Council Canada, CA
11:20 Fabrication Processes and Multi-functional Properties of Carbon Nanotube/Inorganic Nanocomposites
S.H. Hong, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, KR
11:40 Position control of graphene nanocutting for its electronic applications
L. Ci, L. Song, D. Jariwala, A.-L. Elias, P.M. Ajayan, Rice University, US
12:00 Adjusting the electron transport of graphene structures
E.K. Athanassiou, F.M. Koehler, R.N. Grass, W.J. Stark, Istitute for Chemical and Bioengineering, ETH Zurich, CH
12:20 High Volume Production of CNT Sheets and Yarns
D. Lashmore, Nanocomp, US
10:30 Computational Methods, Simulation & Software Tools: Electronic MaterialsRoom 360 CF
 Session chair: Gerhard Goldbeck-Wood, Accelrys, Inc., UK
10:30 Controlled Electron Transport Through Single Molecules
V. Garcia-Suarez and C. Lambert, Lancaster University, UK
11:00 Full-Band and Atomistic Modeling of Nanoelectronic Devices
M. Luisier, G. Klimeck, Network for Computational Nanotechnology, Purdue University, US
11:30 Multiscale Approaches for Nano-Electonic Devices: From Density Functional Tight Binding to Continuous Models
A. Pecchia, University of Roma, IT
12:00 Measurement and Ab Initio Calculation of Quantum Conductance and Electronic Properties of Lower Diamondoid Molecules and Derivatives
Y. Xue, G. Ali Mansoori, L. Assoufid, University of Illinois at Chicago, US
12:20 Modeling of Electronic Transport in Molecular Devices
V.K. Lamba, D. Engles, S.S. Malik, M. Verma, HCTM Kaithal, IN
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
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
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
10:30 Nanotech for Cancer Prevention, Diagnosis and TreatmentRoom 351 BCEF
 Session chair: Mansoor Amiji, Northeastern University, US
10:30 Cancer Grand Challenges
J. Mendelsohn, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, US (bio)
11:15 Nanotechnology Opportunities in Cancer
M. Ferrari, U.T. Health Sciences at Houston, US (bio)
10:30 Nuclear Energy: Distributed Nuclear Generation and Innovative Small Reactor ApplicationsRoom 310 BE
 Session chair: Paul Genoa, Nuclear Energy Institute, US
10:30 NuScale Power: Small really is Beautiful
P. Lorenzini, NuScale Power, US
10:50 Bring on the HEAT
J. Deal, Hyperion Power Generation, US
11:10  A carbon free future with Nuclear Power and Hydrogen Energy Carriers
M.G. Anness, Westinghouse Electric Company, US
11:30 Small Reactors – A Host Community Perspective
J. Roots, Galena AK Representative, US
10:30 Solar: Integration & Case StudiesRoom 310 CF
 Session chair: Loucas Tsakalakos, GE, US
10:30 Johnson Space Center’s Solar and Wind-based Renewable Energy System
A. Vasquez, M. Ewert, J. Rowlands, K. Post, NASA Johnson Space Center, US
10:50 Enriched methane production by solar steam reformer: process evaluation
M. De Falco, L. Marrelli, A. Giaconia, P. Tarquini, University of Rome “La Sapienza”, IT
11:10 Interconnecting to the Distribution Grid -- the Big Opportunity for the Next Five Years
C. Lewis, GreenVolts, US
10:30 Remediation & Brownfield DevelopmentRoom 320 CF
 Session chair: Peter Adriaens, University of Michigan, US
10:30 Restoration of the Lower Don Lands: a Case Study in Brownfields Redevelopment
T. Dekker, LimnoTech, Inc., US
11:00 Removal of Heavy Metals From Aqueous Solutions with Calcium Alginate Beads
T. Luna-Pineda, O. Perales-Pérez, F. Román-Velázquez, University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez, PR
11:20 Natural Attenuation of Hydrocarbon Polluted Soils in Mexico
L.C. Fernández-Linares, N.G. Rojas-Avelizapa, T. Roldán-Carrillo, M. Islas-Ramírez, Instituto Politecnico Nacional UPIBI, MX
11:40 Uncertainty-Based Risk Classification and Scaling for Remedial Decision-Making
M.Y. Li, A.M. Michalak, P. Adriaens, University of Michigan, US
10:30 Energy Storage: Fuel CellsRoom 310 AD
 Session chair: Robert C. Shaddox, Winstead PC
10:30 Energy-efficient electrochemical CO2 capture from the atmosphere
M.D. Eisaman, D.E. Schwartz, S. Amic, D. Larner, J. Zesch, K. Littau, Palo Alto Research Center, US
10:50 A Novel Anode Electrode for Direct Borohydride Fuel Cell
K.-J. Kim, R. Bernas, G.H. Miley, N. Luo, X. Yang, University of Illinois, US
11:10 A Computational Study to Overcome Mass Transfer Limit in Microfluidic Fuel Cell
T. Wilburn, D. Zhou, California State Univeristy, Sacramento, US
11:30 Nanoengineering of a New Generation Proton Exchange Membrane for Micro Fuel Cells
S. Moghaddam, R. Masel, M. Shannon, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, US
11:50 High Permeance Composite Membranes for Hydrogen Separation
O. Polyakov, B. Lutz, D. Routkevitch, Synkera Technologies Inc., US
10:30 Green Building: Building Systems, Materials & Construction - 2Room 320 BE
 Session chair: Shushana Castle, Clinton Global Initiative/Millenium Water Alliance, US
10:30 Optimizing HVAC Energy Efficiency Performance by Innovative Technologies
D. Xin, Bes-Tech, US
10:50 Introduction to Ultra High Performance HVAC Software
B. Erpelding, Optimum Energy, US
11:10 Renewable Energy Air Conditioning @ Traditional A/C Price
R. Bacchus, Efficiency PowerPlants, US
11:30 Smartcool Systems: Providing Smart Solutions for Energy Efficiency
A. Stanfield, Smartcool Systems USA Inc., US
10:30 Green ChemistryRoom 350 DE
 Session chair: Richard Engler, U.S Environmental Protection Agency, US
10:30 Green Chemistry Overview
R. Engler, Environmental Protection Agency, US
10:40 Green Chemistry. Blue Planet. Black Bottom Line
P. Anastas, Yale University, US
11:00 Degradation of Phenol in Waste Water Using Alcohol-Free Enzyme Encapsulated Silica Aerogel
S. Sani, S.L. Lee, M.N. Mohd Muhid, H. Hamdan, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, MY
11:20 Sustainable Chemicals from Renewable Feedstocks
C. Schilling, Genomatica, US
11:40 Use of different natural Extracts from Tropical plants as Green Inhibitors for Metals
W. Bogaerts, T. Vuthi, L.Q. Hung, N.N. Phong, R. Addul, University of Leuven, BE
10:30 Carbon and Clean Technology: Clean Tech Venture CapitalRoom 320 AD
 Session chair: Patti Glaza, CTSI, US
10:30 Clean Tech Investment Trends
R. Gittings, Price Waterhouse Cooper - Moneytree, US
11:00 Carbon and Clean Technology: Clean Tech Venture CapitalRoom 320 AD
 Session chair: Rob Gittings, Price Waterhouse Cooper Moneytree, US
- R. Gittings, Price Waterhouse Cooper - Moneytree, US
- M. Trevithick, Venrock Partners, US
- R. Toker, Sindicatum Carbon Technology, US
- S. McBee, McBee Strategic Consultin, US
- K. Jansen, Expansion Capital, US
10:30 TechConnect IP: Advanced MaterialsExpo Hall TechConnect Room A
 Session chair: Steve Hahn, Dow, US
10:30 Surface modification of powders by plasma at ambient temperature and pressure.
M. Hoelling, ETH Zurich - ETH transfer, CH
10:40 Copper Nanoparticles for Ink-Jet Printing
E. Canetti, Yissum, Technology Transfer Company of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, IL
10:50 Color-Changing and Color-Tunable Photonic Crystal Fiber Textiles
T. Martinuzzo, Univalor, CA
11:00 Fully silica-coated magnetic iron oxide particles and synthesis method thereof
B. Guo, Texas A&M University, US
11:10 Growth of Carbon and Boron Nitride Nanotubes via Selective Induction Heating of Catalytic Nanoparticles
A. Vasenkov, CFD Research Corporation, US
11:20 Novel Metal Nanowire/Polymer Composites for EMI Shielding and Methods of Making Such Composites
G. Gelves, University of Alberta, CA
11:30 Invisible writing method based on lithography of luminescent materials, relevant reading method and anti-counterfeiting marking system
F. Flora, ENEA, IT
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
10:30 TechConnect IP: Sensors & MicrosystemsExpo Hall TechConnect Room C
 Session chair: Thomas Mele, Applied Materials, US
10:30 Superconducting Double Side Acoustical Transducer (ScoDoSaTr)
R. Sklyar, Independent researcher, UA
10:40 A Magnetic Sensor for a Nano-Microscope (MaSNaMSc)
R. Sklyar, Independent researcher, UA
10:50 Piezo-pinch - next generation piezoresistive sensors
M. Kuhn, University of Geneva, CH
11:00 System For Impulse input of commands, control arguments and data
A. Zwart, VBT Innovations Inc., CA
11:10 High Resolution and Low Cost Refractometer
T. Martinuzzo, Univalor, CA
11:20 Photonic Crystal (PC) Waveguide based Micro-Pressure Sensors
J. Bindra, The University of Western Ontario/C4, CA
11:30 Improved miniaturization of microfluidic systems by ultrasonic levitation
M. Dorrestijn, ETH Zurich - ETH transfer, CH
10:30 TechConnect IP: Energy & EfficiencyExpo Hall TechConnect Room D
 Session chair: Shyam Venkatesh, NICDP - National Industrial Cluster Development Program of Saudi Arabia
10:30 Bulk Heterojunction Photovoltaics with Nanopillared Electrodes
K. Elcess, Brookhaven Science Associates, US
10:40 Electrostatic printing of functional toner materials
R. Detig, Electrox, US
10:50 Solar Cells Arrangement
S. Marcus, Yeda R&D Co. Ltd., IL
11:00 A New Technology for Solar Hydrogen Generation
C. Ives, Boston College, US
12:00 LUNCH (Available for purchase in Expo Hall)Expo Hall
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
1:30 Nanotech for Cancer Prevention, Diagnosis and TreatmentRoom 351 BCEF
 Session chair: Mansoor Amiji, Northeastern University, US
1:30 Cancer Target Identification and Validation
R. Pasqualini, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, US
2:00 Early Cancer Detection with Nanotechnology
R. Richards-Kortum, Rice University, US (bio)
2:30 Molecular Imaging in Cancer
J.D. Hazle, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, US
2:00 Research in Germany WorkshopRoom 362 E
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
1:30 Clean & Sustainable Strategies & Case StudiesExpo Hall Theater
 Session chair: Shushana Castle, Clinton Global Initiative/Millenium Water Alliance, US
1:30 Policy Evaluation for Combined Heat & Power in Texas and Region
R. Herweck, D. Bullock, Texas Combined Heat & Power Initiative, US
1:45 Taking the Politics Out of Green
R.D. Priddy, GDF SUEZ Energy NA, US
2:00 Green Ocean Competitive Strategies
S. Sheehan, motum b2b, CA
2:30 Solar: Case Studies & Company ProfilesExpo Hall Theater
 Session chair: Shushana Castle, Clinton Global Initiative/Millenium Water Alliance, US
2:30 Solar thermal combined heat and power system
S.P. Weaver, Cool Energy, Inc., US
2:45 A Solar-Driven System for Industrial Dehumidification and Steam Generation
J. Maxwell, M. D’Antonio, E.T. Henkel, V. Rigos, K. May, K. Creamer, ERS, US
3:00 (CANCELED) Understanding the different technologies and applications for solar energy
M. Moore, SCHOTT North America, Inc., US
2:30 Clean Finance & InvestmentRoom 320 AD
 Session chair: Neil Cameron, Emerald Technology Ventures, CA
2:30 Energy Activities in the Department of Defense
M. Merzig, Booz Allen Hamilton, US
2:50 Federal Funding for Renewable Energy Projects
K. Carnes, TechVision21, US
3:10 Best Practices: Creating a New Asset Class for Distributed Solar Energy Generation
W. Lee, SunEdison, US
3:30 The Role of Venture Capital and Start-ups in Clean Technology
W. Coleman, Mohr Davidow Ventures, US
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
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
1:30 POSTERSExpo Hall
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
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
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
Nanoparticles Synthesis & ApplicationsExpo Hall
- Quantum Dot (QD) gate Si-FET with Self Assembled GeOX Cladded Germanium Quantum Dots
M. Gogna, F. AlAmoody, S. Karmakar, F. Papadimitrakopoulos, F. Jain, University of Connecticut, US
- Nickel ferrite Nanomaterials by Pulsed laser ablation in Water; Structural, Optical and Magnetic Characterizations
R. Gopal, S.C. Singh, R.K. Swarnkar, Allahabad University, IN
- Preparation and Characterization of Polyimide-Cobalt Ferrite Nanocomposite
D. Mazuera, Y. Cedeño, O. Perales-Perez, S.P. Singh, University Of Puerto Rico Mayaguez, PR
- Thin Films Containing Metal Nanoparticles: Preparation and Characterization
S.H. Lee, T.R. Lee, A.J. Jacobson, University of Houston, US
- Effect of Particle Morphology and Content on the Properties of Palladium/Polycarbonate Nanocomposites
V.P. Onbattuvelli, S.V. Atre, O. Ostroverkhova, V.K. Pillai, Oregon State University, US
- Fabrication and Characterization of Poly (Vinyl Alcohol) Nanocomposites Reinforced with Iron Oxide Nanoparticles
P. Zhang, Z. Wang, S. Park, J. Willis, Z. Guo, Integrated Composites Laboratory (ICL), Lamar University, US
- Impedance of Nanoparticles Embedded Electrospun Nanofiber
M. Chung, J.W. Lan, H.Y. Lin, T.W. Suen, S.H. Cheng, Southern Taiwan University, TW
- Control of Nanoparticle on Nanofiber via Magnetic Electrospinning
M. Chung, J.W. Lan, H.Y. Lin, T.W. Suen, S.H. Cheng, Southern Taiwan University, TW
- Synthesis and Characterization of Silver Nanoparticle Rings Embedded in Glass
Y. Chen, J. Jaakola, Y. Ge, A. Säynätjoki, A. Tervonen, S-P Hannula, S. Honkanen, Helsinki University of Technology, FI
- Formation of Ni/NiO core/shell nanostructures and their attachment on carbon nanotubes
N. Chopra, L. Claypoole, L.G. Bachas, University of Alabama, US
- DC and AC dielectric properties transformer oil based magnetic fluid
M. Timko, P. Kopcansky, L. Tomco, K. Marton, M. Koneracka, F. Herchl, N. Tomasovicova, Institute of Exprimental Physics SAS, SK
- Liquid crystals doped by magnetic nanoparticles
P. Kopcansky, N. Tomasovicova, M. Koneracka, V. Zavisova, M. Timko, L. Tomco, A. Dzarova, N. Eber, K. Fodor-Csorba, T. Toth-Katona, A. Vajda, J. Jadzyn, Institute of Exprimental Physics SAS, SK
- Optical properties of Zinc Oxide/Polymer Nanocomposite
S.C. Singh, R.K. Swarnkar, R. Gopal, University of Allahabad, IN
- Stable Aqueous Dispersion of ZnO Nanocrystals for Printing Thin Film Transistors
A.S.G. Khalil, D. Roy Chowdhury, M. Ali, C. Busch, R. Schmechel, M. Winterer, Nanoparticle Process Technology (NPPT), DE
- Towards Aqueous Gold Nanoparticles with Buffer Resistance and High Concentration
X-B Xu, S. Li, J-B Fan, J. Cui, J-H Liu, Z-W Liang, S-L Luo, M-Q Zhu, Hunan University, CN
- Effect of size of the nanoparticle,bulk concentration and ligand length on the adsoprption behaviour at the hexane-water interfaces.
S. Ferdous, M. Ioannidis, D. Henneke, University of Waterloo, CA
- Effect of Silica Nanoparticles on Rheological Properties and Gelation Temperature of Biodegradable Polymer Gels
V. Florián-Algarín, A. Acevedo, University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez, PR
- Characterization of Nanoparticulate and Nanoporous Thin Films by GISAXS
J. Li, A. Takase and T. McNulty, Rigaku Americas Corporation, US
Carbon Nano StructuresExpo Hall
- Mechanical and Thermal Stability of Carbon Nanotube Junctions
S.Q. Shi, W.C. Liu, F.Y. Meng, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, CN
- Reinforcement of Abrasion Resistance & Heat Buildup for Tire Tread filled with Multi-Wall Carbon Nanotubes (MWCNTs)
W.S. Oh, W.J. Choi, Y.H. Choi, J. Park, Y.S. Lee, NANOHUB Co., Ltd, KR
- Preparation and Electrical Resistivity Characteristics of Novel functionalized-MWCNTs/Silicone Composites
W.J. Choi, W.S. Oh, Y.H. Kim, M.J. Choi, S.M. Lee, NANOHUB Co., Ltd, KR
- Carbon nanotube-reinforced epoxy nanocomposites for mechanical property improvement
D. Mao, Z. Yaniv, R. Fink, L. Johnson, Applied Nanotech, Inc., US
- Highly stretchable conductive MWNT-based polymer composites
M.K. Shin, J. Oh, R. Ovalle, M.D. Lima, M.E. Kozlov, R. Baughman, University of Texas at Dallas, US
- Titanium as substrate for well-aligned MWCNT Forest
Y. Verde, A.M. Valenzuela-Muñiz, G.G. Botte, Ohio University/Instituto Tecnologico de Cancun, US
- Predicting PEMFC Pt Catalyst Durability using DFT
M.N. Groves, A. Chan, C. Malardier-Jugroot, M. Jugroot, Royal Military College of Canada, CA
- Tribological properties of carbon nanotubes as lubricant additives
F. Abate, A. Senatore, V. D’Agostino, C. Leone, M. Sarno, P. Ciambelli, university of salerno, IT
- Innovation Alliance CNT: Novel public private collaboration model to enter upcoming markets
P. Krueger, H. Hoffschulz, Bayer MaterialScience AG, DE
- Growth of aligned bamboo-structured carbon nanotubes via platinum catalyst
B. Brown, C.B. Parker, S.Y. Ma, B.R. Stoner, J.T. Glass, Duke University, US
Coatings and SurfacesExpo Hall
- Analysis of the Liquid Mediated Friction during Alignment in NIL Process
S-H Kang, S-H Park, W-I Lee, Seoul national university, KR
- The Next Generation of Proteomic Nanochips for Biomarker Discovery
Y. Hu, E. Tasciotti, A. Bouamrani, X. Liu, L. Li, M. Ferrari, The university of Texas at Austin, US
- Solvent Vapor Assisted Directed Dewetting of Polymer Thin-films for Large Area Patterning
A. Verma, A. Sharma, Indian Institute of Technology Kanpur, IN
- Preparation of Polymer Coatings on Conductive Surfaces Using Electrochemically-Active RAFT Agent
M.C.R. Tria, R.C. Advincula, University of Houston, US
NanocompositesExpo Hall
- Transparent SWNT-PMMA Composites
R.E. Anderson, B. Simard, National Research Council Canada, CA
- Thermal, Electrical, and Mechanical Properties of Epoxy/Carbon Powder/Carbon Nanotube Composites
A.H. Brothers, Mainstream Engineering Corporation, US
- Clay assisted dispersion of carbon black in epoxy composites
K.C. Etika, L.A. Hess, J.C. Grunlan, Texas A&M University, US
- Graphene-Polyimide Nanocomposite Film
J.R. Lomeda, Z. Sun, J.M. Tour, Rice University, US
- ROMP of norbornene catalysed by Grubbs functionalized carbon nanotubes
P. Longo, C. Costabile, F. Grisi, G. Siniscalchi, P. Ciambelli, M. Sarno, C. Leone, D. Sannino, University of Salerno, IT
- Nano-Engineered Dielectrics for Energy Storage Solutions
N. Badi, A. Bensaoula, University of Houston, US
- Influence of Polymer Modulus on the Percolation Threshold of Electrically
Y.S. Kim, J.B. Wright, J.C. Grunlan, Texas A&M University, US
- Using Nanoparticles and Carbon Nanotubes to Enhance the Properties of a Lead-free Solder
S.M.L. Nai, Y.D. Han, H.Y. Jing, C.M. Tan, J. Wei, M. Gupta, Singapore Institute of Manufacturing Technology, SG
- The Effects of Functionalization, Preblending, and Melt Processing on SWNT-PP Nanocomposite Properties
V.K. Radhakrishnan, E.W. Davis, V.A. Davis, Auburn University, US
- Effect of Particle Size, Binder Selection and Sintering Aid on the Properties of µ-featured Silicon Carbide Parts
V.P. Onbattuvelli, S.V. Atre, Oregon State University, US
- Barrier Properties of Model Epoxy Nanocomposites
L. Sun, W.-J. Boo, A. Clearfield, H.-J. Sue, H.Q. Pham, Texas A&M University, US
- Permittivity of BaTiO3 polymer composite with differing particle size distribution
B. Schumacher, H. Geßwein, T. Hanemann, J. Haußelt, Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe GmbH, DE
- Properties of a Newly Developed Carbon-Aluminum Nanocomposite
M. Yang, J. Novak, R. Fink, J. Brookover, N. Jiang, Applied Nanotech, Inc., US
- Novel approaches to fiber modification
S. Hiort af Ornäs, SweTree Technologies AB, SE
- Characterization of Silver Nanocomposite Glasses by X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy
J.A. Jiménez, H. Liu, E. Fachini, C.R. Cabrera, University of Puerto Rico, US
- Study of Electrical Properties of Nanocomposites filled with Indium Tin Oxide Nanobelts
E.P.S. Arlindo, J.A. Lucindo, H.A. Aquino, M.O. Orlandi, Universidade Estadual Paulista, BR
- Well-dispersed carbon nanotubes in structural composites for high-conductivity, remote strain-sensing, and damage monitoring
T.J. McDonald, J. Kitaygorsky, Electro Magnetic Applications, US
Nanostructured Materials & DevicesExpo Hall
- Controlling Porosity of Zinc and Zinc Oxide Structured Thin Films with Glancing Angle Deposition
J.M. LaForge, M.J. Brett, University of Alberta, CA
- Catalyst assisted zinc oxide nanowires for gas sensors
R.K. Joshi, A. Kumar, University of South Florida, US
- Vertical and Tilted III-V Semiconductor Nanowires on Silicon for PV Application
G. Radhakrishnan, A. Freundlich, A. Alemu, B. Fuhrmann, Center for advanced materials, US
- Quantum Ring Infrared Photodetector by Droplet Epitaxy
J. Wu, Z. Li, D. Shao, O. Manasreh, Z. Wang, G. Salamo, University of Arkansas, US
- Solution-processed ZnO Single Nanoparticle Transistor Using Water-based Dispersions
K. Wolff, U. Hilleringmann, University of Paderborn, DE
- Development of a biochip sensor on the basis of high ordered porous membranes (SmartMembranes) as diagnostic systems for DNA and protein species as well as for prions
P. Goering, M. Lelonek, R.B. Wehrspohn, Martin-Luther-University Halle-Wittenberg, DE
- Influence of grain’s morphology and their distribution on surface, electronic and magnetic properties of nanocrystalline Sn1-xCoxO2 Diluted Magnetic Semiconductors
K. Sreenivas, P. Venugopal Reddy, Osmania University, IN
- Synthesis and Characterization of Anodized Titanium Oxide Nanotubes Arrays
M.Z. Hu, P. Lai, M.S. Bhuiyan, C. Tsouris, B. Gu, M.P. Paranthaman, J. Gabitto, Prairie View A&M University, US
- Flexible Morphology Control of Nanotube Arrays from Glancing Angle Deposition
Z.F. Huang, K.D. Harris, M.J. Brett, University of Alberta, CA
- Fabrications of Bifunctional Janus and Triblock Saturn Colloids
C.-C. Lin, C.-C. Ho, C.-C. Chang, C. Kuo, National Cheng-Kung University, TW
- Gold nano-barcodes for molecular sensing platforms
W.-S. Chae, H.-O. Lee, J.-S. Jung, Korea Basic Science Institute, KR
- Influence of surface morphology on oxide growth in porous alumina
M. Lelonek, O. Kopp, M. Knoll, University of Muenster, DE
- Use of Nanofilters for the Control of Polution from the Industrial Chimneys
R. Agarwal, V.K. Katiyar, P. Tewari, Indian Institute of Technology, IN
- Thermal Conductivity of GaN Nanowires and Heterostructures
J. Zou, Eastern Illinois University, US
- Characterization of SiC Nanowires Obtained from Carbon Blacks
M. Wieligor, S. Hartman, R. Rich, T.W. Zerda, Texas Christian University, US
- Borozene: the boron hydride analog of benzene
N.G. Szwacki, V. Weber, C.J. Tymczak, Texas Southern University, US
Nano & Micro: Computational Methods, Simulation & Software ToolsExpo Hall
- Determination of Non-local Elasticity Constants for the Torsional Buckling of Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes Using Molecular Dynamics
F. Khademolhosseini, R.K.N.D. Rajapakse, A. Nojeh, University of British Columbia, CA
- Kinetic Monte Carlo Study on Carbon Trapping Effect with Pre-amorphized Silicon
S. Park, B. Cho, T. Won, Inha University, KR
- Sacrificial membranes for serial valving in microsystems
M. Allain, J. Berthier, S. Basrour, P. Pouteau, Cea-Leti Minatec, FR
- A Comparison of Surface Acoustic Wave Modeling Methods
W.C. Wilson, G.M. Atkinson, NASA Langley Research Center, US
- Determination of droplet shape in digital microfluidic systems using two-dimensional flow analysis
A. Ahmadi, H. Najjaran, J.F. Holzman, M. Hoorfar, University of British Columbia Okanagan, CA
- Simulation of Decrease in Lag phenomena and Current Slump of Field-Plate GaAs FETs
K. Itagaki, H. Ueda, Y. Terao, K. Horio, Shibaura Institute of Technology, JP
- Performance study of Ballistic and Quasi-Ballistic on Double-Gate MOSFETs 6T SRAM cell
S. Martinie, M.-A. Jaud, D. Munteanu, O. Thomas, G. Le Carval, J.L. Autran, CEA LETI-MINATEC, FR
- An Analytic Terahertz Signal Detection Model of Silicon-based Nanowire Gated Field Effect Transistor
F. He, Y. Chen, X. Mu, H. Lou, L. Zhang, Y. Song, SZPKU, CN
- Generic Compact Model Development of Double-Gate MOSFETs with Inclusion of Different Operation Modes and Channels from Heavily Doped to Intrinsic Case
X. Zhou, J. Zhang, L. Zhang, C. Ma, J. He, M. Chan, peking university, CN
- An Analytic Model of the Silicon-Based Nanowire Schottky Barrier MOSFET
Y. Che, L. Zhang, X. Zhou, J. He, M. Chan, Peking University, CN
- A Physical Based Hot Carrier Injection Compact Model for Nanoscale FinFET
C. Ma, B. Li, L. Zhang, J. He, X. Zhang, X. Lin, Peking University, CN
- Parameterized Structural Capacitance Behavioral Modeling for TFT-LCD Panel
H-M Huang, Y. Li, National Chiao Tung University, TW
- On the behavior of non-Newtonian fluids in microsystems for biotechnology
J. Berthier, S. Le Vot, P. Tiquet, F. Rivera, P. Caillat, Cea-Leti Minatec, FR
- Micromagnetic Modeling of Non-Linear Spin Dynamics in Confined Geometries
V. Novosad, S.-T. Chui, F.Y. Fradin, M. Grimsditch, S.D. Bader, Argonne National Laboratory, US
- Finite-size effects in Fe-nanowire solid-solid phase transitions
L. Sandoval, H.M. Urbassek, University of Kaiserslautern, DE
Nanoscale Materials CharacterizationExpo Hall
- Preparation of Y3Al5O12:Eu3+ waveguide films by sol-gel method
A. García Murillo, F. de J. Carrillo Romo, C. Torres Orozco, M. García Hernández, E. Ramírez Meneses, CICATA - IPN UNIDAD ALTAMIRA, MX
- Characterization of Atomic Layer deposited (ALD) Al2O3 and ZnO films for Nano and Micro Applications
R. Kotha, A.A. Ayon, MEMS Research Lab, University of Texas San Antonio, US
- Characterization of ZnO Nanorod Arrays using Solution Chemical Method
T.H. Fang, C.H. Liu, W.Y. Jywe, J.C. Shen, W. Water, National Formosa University, TW
- Characterization of nanosemniconductors by Cesium and Amerisium compton spectroscopy
B.L. Ahuja, A. Sharma, R. Sharma, College of Technology and Engg., MP University of Agri.and Tech, IN
- Variable temperature measurements in cryogenic probe stations; forces on the probes
J. Lindemuth, Lake Shore Cryotronics, US
- In-situ microtribology in the nano and micro scale
W.P. Weinhold, T. Schüßler, Innowep GmbH, DE
- Optical and Electrical Characterization of Single GaSb Nanowire Field Effect Transistor
W. Xu, A. Chin, L. Ye, C-Z Ning, H. Yu, Arizona State University, US
- DFT Study of ferroelectric properties of the copolymers: poly (vinylidene -trifluoroethylene) and poly(vinylidene fluoride- cholotrifluoroethylene)
E. Ortiz, A. Cuán, C. Badillo, C.M. Cortés-Romero, Q. Wang, L. Noreña, Univeridad Autonoma Metropolitana-Azcapotzalco, MX
- Analytical Transmission Electron Microscopy characterization of nano-structured materials
U. Sharma, D. Susnitzky, Evans Analytical Group, US
- Effects of centrifugation on the carboxyl modified single-walled carbon nanotubes suspension
J-A Lee, B.C. Lee, S-M Lee, K-K Paek, B-K Ju, Y-H Lee, Korea Institute of Science and Technology(KIST), KR
- The Role of Carbon Nanotubes in Enhancing the Effects of Chemotherapeutic Agents in Cancer Treatment
M. Mahmood, University of Arkansas, US
- Preparation of chitosan-gold nanoparticle for cancer treatment
I.K. Kang, S.C. Lee, Kyungwon University, KR
- Controlled degradation of nanoporous silicon particles by selectively tuning pore size & porosity
J.O. Martinez, E. Tasciotti, C. Chiappini, X. Liu, M. Ferrari, The University of Texas Health Science Center, US
- Overcoming Challenges in Nano Surface Manipulation Techniques by Programming Surfaces for Selective Adsorption
T. Moran, j. Frommer, Acclerys, US
- Fracture of a 08KP Steel in Nano-Fragmented State
V.A. Yermishkin, M.P. Tamayo, N. Muñoz Aguirre, Instituto Politécnico Nacional, MX
- Template Synthesized Quasi-One Dimensional (Q1D) ZnO Nanowires and Their Characterization
V. Kumar, S. Kumar, S.K. Chakarvarti, NIT, IN
- PbSe semiconductor nanocrystals: size-dependent stability, composition, and molar extinction coefficient
Q. Dai, Y. Wang, R. Li, Y. Zhang, X. Li, D.J. Pellegrino, B. Zou, J. Seo, Y. Wang, W.W. Yu, Worcester Polytechnic Institute, US
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
Micro & Nano FluidicsExpo Hall
- Concentration Tuned Interactions and Structures in One Gradient AC Electric Field
Z. Qiu, S. Tada, Y. Shen, City University of New York, US
- Two-Phase Convective Heat Transfer in Microchannels
C-Y Lin, S-S Hsieh, J-H Chen, National Sun Yat-Sen University, TW
- Genomic Analysis via Nanoconfinement: Nanocoding
K.L. Kounovsky, K.D. Potamousis, T.M. Schramm, J. de Pablo, D.C. Schwartz, University of Wisconsin - Madison, US
- Design Simulations of a Micropump with Multiple Actuating Mechanisms
K. Koombua, R.M. Pidaparti, Virginia Commonwealth University, US
- Novel Structures from Polymer-Salt Mediated Interactions in Microfluidics Channels
G.C. Kini, J.T. Lai, M.S. Wong, S.L. Biswal, Rice University, US
- Magnetic Field-Driven Dynamics of Microdisk Aqueous Suspension
V. Novosad, S.-T. Chui, V. Yefremenko, J. Pearson, S.D. Bader, Argonne National Laboratory, US
- Anisotropy Deviation from Stokes and Fourie Laws in Nanochannels
E.E. Son, K.E. Son, Joint Institute for High Temperature Rassian Academy of Sciences, RU
- Advances in Dryfilm Photoresist for Microfluidic Device Applications
S. Weaver, M. Mathis, P. Dryer, E. Hall, Lexmark International, US
Biosensors & DiagnosticsExpo Hall
- Monitoring of the major blood vessels supplying head and brain (carotid arteries) contactlessly
B. Kaminska, Simon Fraser University, CA
- Application of QCM DNA biosensor to detect a marine derived pathogenic virus VHSV
S-R Hong, S. Hong, Kangnung National University, KR
- Nano Capacitively Coupled Contactless Conductivity Detection for Microchip Electrophoresis
K. Ansari Mahabadi, I. Rodriguez, L. Hong, P.C. Hauser, N.F. de Rooij, Agency for Science, Technology and Research, SG
- Cracking the glass ceiling with suspended microarrays: Achieving true diagnostic quality assays
B.P. Hanley, KonnectWorld, Inc., US
- Creation of Raman-Active PEG Monolayers for Tracking Nanoparticles in Vitro
Y. Huang, Y. Cai, V. Swarup, S. Bishnoi, IIT, US
- Fluorescence Based Specific PNA-DNA Binding Characterization on nano-FET DNA Device Surface
S.K. Rastogi, N.N. Mishra, B. Finaloski, E. Cameron, W. Maki, Postdoc Researcher, US
- The problem of Nonspecific Adsorption at Measurements in Blood Plasma with Surface Plasmon Resonance Biosensors
E. Brynda, C. Rodriguez Emmenegger, T. Riedel, Z. Sedlakova, M. Houska, Institute of Macromolecular Chemistry Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, v.v.i., CZ
- Surface Plasmon Resonance fiber sensor for detection of biological targets and in situ monitoring of polyelectrolyte multi-layer deposition
Y. Shevchenko, C. Chen, D.A.D. Blair, T. Francis, M. DeRosa, N.U. Ahamad, G. Galway, A. Ianoul, J. Albert, Carleton University, CA
- Photothermal Characteristics study of PEGylated Gold Nanorods
T-Y Shih, J-T. Lin, C-C Tien, P-L Tseng, Y-H Chen, Industrial Technology Research Institute, TW
- Rapid and Label-free Protein Biomarker Detection based on Quantum Dot-Aptamer-Intercalating Dye Nanoconjugates
Y-H Lao, Y-S Li, C-W Chi, L-C Chen, Department of Bio-Industrial Mechatronics Engineering, National Taiwan University, TW
- Using Gold Nanorod as a Luminescent Probe in Cell Imaging
D-S Wang, C-W Lin, National Taiwan University, TW
- Au Nanoshell Enhanced Fluorophores for Fluorescence Optical Tomography
R. Bardhan, N.K. Grady, A. Joshi, M. Bartels, S. Ke, N.J. Halas, Rice University, US
- SERS Gold Nanoparticles for Cancer Surface Marker Detection
C.T. Nguyen, J. Nguyen, S. Rutledge, C. Wang, G.C. Walker, University of Toronto, CA
- Magnetic Nano Particles for Diagnostics
K.C. Nguyen, V.H. Pham, S.T. Do, D.T. Tieu, Saigon Hi Tech Park, VN
- A high speed detection platform based on surface-enhanced Raman scattering for monitoring antibiotic-induced chemical changes in bacteria cell wall
C-S Hung, Y-H Lin, T-T Liu, T-H Tsai, H-H Wang, D-W Wang, J-K Wang, Y-L Wang, C-H Lin, Institute of Microbiology and Immunology, TW
- Chemiluminescent Solid Lipid Nanoparticles and Interactions with Intact Skin
J.B. Patrone, H. Le, J. Breidenich, L. Kelly, J.J. Benkoski, J.L. Sample, JHU/APL, US
- Development of competitive QCM biosensor system to detect a pathogenic bacterium causing periodontitis, Actinobacillus actiomycetemcomitans
S-R Hong, S. Hong, Kangnung National University, KR
- Development of QCM immunosensor to detect bacteria causing food poisoning
S-R Hong, D. Hur, S. Hong, Kangnung Natioanl University, KR
Bio Nano MaterialsExpo Hall
- Synthesis and Characterization of Calcium Silicate via mechanochemical and Sonochemical method
T.A. Hassan, V.K. Rangari, S. Jeelani, Tuskegee University, US
- Intracellular Inclusions and Nanocrystals of magnetotactic coccus isolated from estuary in Colombia
S. Grisales, V. Morillo, M. Marquez, A. Morales, A. Salazar, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Sede Medellín, CO
- Antibacterial activity of flame-made Ag/SiO2 nanoparticles
G.A. Sotiriou, A. Camenzind, A. Meyer, S. Panke, S.E. Pratsinis, ETH Zürich, CH
- Colloidal apatite nanoparticles exhibiting luminescence and magnetic susceptibility
A. Nickel, K.H. Prakash, M. Pedulla, R. Kumar, Montana Tech, US
- Application of anatase TiO2 sol derived from peroxotitannic acid in crop plant diseases control and growth regulation
H. Cui, P. Zhang, W. Gu, Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences, CN
- Incorporation of Nanoparticles into Soy-based Polyurethane Foam
K. Liang, A. Mao, S.Q. Shi, Mississippi State University, US
- Formation of biomineralized protein nanotubes by using genetically engineered flagella as a template
H. Xu, D. Li, C. Mao, University of Oklahoma, US
- Covalent biofunctionalization of noncovalently immobilized fluorous thinfilms using click chemistry
C.M. Santos, A. Kumar, W. Zhang, C. Cai, University of Houston, US
- Synthesis and Characterization of Linear- Dendron Macromolecules: A Novel Non-Biofouling System
M.J.L. Felipe, R. Ponnapati, P. Dutta, R.C. Advincula, University of Houston, US
- Multifunctional Carbon Nanotube-Enzyme Composites
S. Mantha, A. Geyou, V. Pedrosa, D. Nepal, S. Balasubramanian, S. Paliwal, J. Wild, A. Simonian, V.A. Davis, Auburn University, US
- Thermoresponsive Magnetic Micelles for Simultaneous Magnetic Hyperthermia and Drug Delivery
D-H Kim, R. Elena, T. Rajh, S.D. Bader, V. Novosad, Argonne National Laboratory, US
- Bio-functionalized Ferromagnetic Microdisks for Targeted Tumor Therapy
E. Rozhkova, D.-H. Kim, I. Ilasov, S.D. Bader, M.S. Lesniak, T. Rajh, V. Novosad, Argonne National Laboratory, US
- Fabrication and Characterization of Silk Fibroin Derived Curcumin Nanoparticles for Cancer Therapy
V. Gupta, A. Aseh, C.N. Ríos, B.B. Aggarwal, A.B. Mathur, University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center, US
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
Bio EnergyExpo Hall
- Stochastic Modeling of the Biodiesel Production Process
S. Abbasi, U. Diwekar, University of Illinois at Chicago, US
- Reburning of Cattle Biomass with Coals for Emissions Control
H. Oh, K. Annamalai, J.M. Sweeten, Texas A&M University, US
- Thermochemical Water Splitting
M. Willert-Porada, T. Gerdes, J. Thiessen, University of Bayreuth, DE
- Improvement of Hydrogen Production by Immobilized Rhodopseudomonas palustris CGA009 Using Reverse Micelles as Microreactor
A. Singh, K. Misra, Rice University, US
- A review: Comprehensive comparison of corn-based and cellulosic-based ethanol as biofuel sources
F. Hoover, J. Abraham, University of St. Thomas, US
- Natural Solutions to Energy Sustainability through Common Botanical Application
P.G. Korth, President Sustainable Technology Systems, Inc., US
- Thermodynamic Performance and Carbon Emissions from the Simultaneous Production of Cooling, Heating and Electrical Power from a Single Biofuel
J.A.R. Parise, F.C. Pruzaesky, G.F. Dorregaray, J.V.C. Vargas, Pontiícia Universidade Catolica do Rio de Janeiro, BR
- Operating Conditions of Binary Mixtures of Biomass Wastes in Spouted Bed Contactors for Using Energy
M.J. San José, S. Alvarez, L.B. López, I. Garcia, Universidad del Pais Vasco, ES
- Renewable Energy Strategies for non-RPS States
B. Hill, S. Fleming, Georgia Institute of Technology, US
- Innovation tools in the Industrial Biotechnology
L. Goenka, Dolcera, IN
- Natural Solutions to Energy Sustainability through Common Botanical Application
P.G. Korth, Water Assurance Technology Energy Resources, US
- Strategic Guidance Tool for Evaluation of Biomass Technologies
V.M. Sharma, Ingenious Inc, US
Renewables: Wind, Geothermal, HydroExpo Hall
- Design and Analysis of a Small-Scale Vertical-Axis Wind Turbine
J.P. Abraha, G. Mowry, R. Erickson, University of St. Thomas, US
- New Technique for Identifying Optimal Generating Units Parameters
S.F. Abdel Samed, Helwan University, EG
- Hydroelectric Technologies and Geographical Prospects in Louisiana
R. Langlois, I. Leevongwat, P. Rastgoufard, University of New Orleans, US
- A Study of Water Generated Electric Turbines
J. Sutton, JC Oil and Gas Consultants, LLC, US
- The Business Of Geothemal Power: From Conventional To Unconventional…‘Sedimentary Basins’
R.J. Erdlac Jr., Erdlac Energy Consulting, US
Traditional Energy GenerationExpo Hall
- Carbon Nanotube Based Deuterium Ion Source for Improved Neutron Generators
R.L. Fink, N. Jiang, L. Thuesen, K.N. Leung, A.J. Antolak, Applied Nanotech, Inc., US
- Direct Oil Detection - Solution to Energy Crisis
T. Khan, S. Khan, Nonlinear Seismic Imaging Inc., US
Grid & Energy Storage TechnologyExpo Hall
- Role of Pressure Fluctuation in Hydrogen-Induced Amorphization for Hydrogen Storage Materials
M. Katagiri, H. Onodera, National Institute for Materials Science, JP
- Computational Modeling of Pressure-Composition-Temperature Curves for Hydrogen Storage Materials
V. Tserolas, M. Katagiri, National Institute for Materials Science, JP
- Structural Changes and Formation Energy Study in BCC Type Hydrogen Storage Materials
Y. Tanaka, M. Katagiri, H. Onodera, H. Ogawa, National Institute for Material Science, JP
- SMES MRI Device – Alternative for Ecological Energy Storage
S. Molokac, L. Grega, P. Rybar, M. Rybarova, Technical University of Kosiciach, SK
- Fudamentals of Supercapacitors and Applications
V.E. Fortov, A.A. Denshikov, E.E. Son, Joint Institute for High Temperature Rassian Academy of Sciences, RU
- Oxidase and Dehydrogenase-based Glucose Bioanodes for Starch Biofuel Cell Development
M-J Yen, J-Y Wang, K-C Ho, L-C Chen, Department of Bio-Industrial Mechatronics Engineering, National Taiwan University, TW
- Development of high-conductivity aluminum wires using carbon nanotubes coatings
E.C. Diniz, R.H.R. Castro, FEI University Center, BR
- High Capacity Electrodes for Li-ion Cells
R.A. Rojeski, Rojeski Research Engineering and Design, US
- Utility Grid Automation and Risk Management
S.E. McLaughlin, P.D. McDaniel, Penn State University, US
- Highly Efficient and Stable Buckypaper-Based Electrodes for PEM Fuel Cells
W. Zhu, J.P. Zheng, R. Liang, B. Wang, C. Zhang, Florida State University, US
- Running the World on Renewables via Hydrogen Transmission Pipelines with Firming Geologic Storage
W. Leighty, The Leighty Foundation, US
- High-performance bulk nanostructured magnets
C.B. Rong, J.P. Liu, University of Texas at Arlington, US
Waste & Emissions ManagementExpo Hall
- Characterization of Hydrocarbon Solidification with CIAgent©
J.J. Solomon, T.R. Hanley, Auburn University, US
- Emission Control Technology for Wood Burning Fireplaces
D. Kelly, R. Allred, Clear Skies Unlimited Inc., US
- Mobile thermal unit for PCB destruction
J. René Cornellier, FRALMA Technologies, CA
Water, Wastewater & RemediationExpo Hall
- A Sonoelectrochemical Synthesis of Nanosized CdS on TiO2 Nanotube-Array for Enhancing Photoelectrochemical Reactivity
C.L. Wang, L. Sun, H. Yun, J. Li, Y.K. Lai, C.J. Lin, Xiamen University, CN
- Catalytic Remediation of Perchloroethylene by Pd-on-Au Nanoparticles
R.J. Smith, M.S. Wong, Rice University, US
- Nanomagnetite used in the purification of arsenic contaminated water
L. Harrison, J.T. Mayo, V. Colvin, Rice University, US
- Effect of surfactant on TiO2/UV mediated heterogeneous photocatalytic degradation of DDT in contaminated water
S. Sinha, N.G. Tapia-Orozco, D.S. Acosta-Ramírez, R. Rodríguez-Vázquez, CINVESTAV, MX
- Influence of Ultrasonic Waves on Escherichia Coli DH5a Genom
M. Olvera, K. Ilangovan, Research Centre for Environmental Quality, ITESM-CEM, MX
- 12 Billion Dollars Annually Expended on Throw away Filters- There is a new technology alternative to this wasteful practice
D. Bromley, Enprotec, CA
- Isolation and Characterization of Benzene Degrading Bacteria from Gasoline Contaminated Water
A. Singh, P. Sar, G. Bennett, Rice University, US
- Enhanced Biodegradation of 2,3,4,5,6-pentachlorocyclohexan-1-ol -- a b-HCH Metabolite -- in the Presence of a and g-HCH Isomers by Pseudomonas aeruginosa ITRC-5
A. Singh, A. Kumar, K. Misra, Rice University, US
Green Building: Building Systems & ConstructionExpo Hall
- Energy Efficient Strategies for Hot and Humid Climates
D. Mills, HOK, US
- Novel Packaging Designs to Reduce the Energy Consumption of HVAC Air Filters
R. Sothen, B. Tatarchuk, Auburn University, US
- Water Conservation in Cooling Towers Using Controlled Hydrodynamic Cavitation
P. Vella, VRTX Technologies, US
Green ChemistryExpo Hall
- Synthesis of thermal interface material with high thermal conductivity for high efficacy of LED
C.J. Han, S.H. Yu, S.-J. Hong, Y.S. Kim, J.-I. Han, Korean Electronics Technology Institute, KR
- The SURVISMETER - a Green Technology in Service
M. Singh, S. Bhanumati, S.S. Shukla, A. Shukla, University of Delhi, IN
Clean TransportationExpo Hall
- IR imaging of soot regeneration on a planar diesel particulate filter
K. Chen, K.S. Martirosyan, D. Luss, University of Houston, US
- microGreen Extended Performance Oil Filter
N. Assion, D. Sahoo, M. Flamenbaum, SOMS Technologies LLC, US
- Expermental Study of Hydrogen in Internal Combustion Engines
B. Albayrak Çeper, E. Berat Birsen, S. Orhan Akansu, N. Kahraman, Erciyes University, TR
Novel Clean Energy Case Studies & InitiativesExpo Hall
- Methane Gas Recovery & Usage from Coal Mines, LandFills & Oil Refinery Vent Stacks
R.K. Bose, Bose Research & Development Inc, US
- Start of the Department of Energy Science at SKK University, Korea
S. Arepalli, Y. Lee, Sungkyunkwan Univeristy, KR
- Key Success Factors in supporting Clean Tech start-ups: a general framework and an Italian experience
M. Salerno, A. Lambkin, T. Minola, Politecnico di Milano, IT
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
3:00 Smart Grid: Lockheed Martin SymposiumRoom 340 AB
 Session chair: Ken Van Meter, Lockheed Martin, US
3:00 Satcon Micro Grid Solutions
L. Casey, M. Levi, Satcon Technology Corporation, US
3:15 Telcordia Intelligent Network Modeling and Analysis for the Smart Grid
D. Famolari, G. Kiss, S. Leanheart, R. White, Telcordia Technologies Inc, US
3:30 Integrating Energy Efficiency and Demand Response
T. Ait-Laoussine, EnerNOC, US
3:45 A Novel System for Smart Grid Monitoring and Management
A. Desai, H.P. Le, J. Singh, La Trobe University, AT
4:00 Vergent Energy: Energy Efficiency Platform
W.A. Maull, M. Steiner, Vergent Energy, US
4:15 Philips Applied Technologies - Innovation - Smart Grid Technologies
J. Downes, L. James, Philips Applied Technologies, US
4:30 Fast Demand Response
S. Uckun, D. Greene, H. Hindi, B. Preas, Palo Alto Research Center, US
4:45 Advanced SmartGrid Modeling and Simulation using High Performance Computing
S.D. Wix, P.V. Plunkett, Sandia National Laboratories, US
3:00 TechConnect Venture: Advanced MaterialsRoom 310 AD
 Session chair: Mark Mielke, BASF, US
3:00 Angstron Materials LLC
R. Beech, Angstron Materials LLC, US
3:10 EcoArray, Inc.
J. Rogers, EcoArray, Inc., US
3:20 Nanograde LLC
S. Halim, Nanograde LLC, CH
3:30 Cosmas, Inc.
B. Woodfield, Cosmas, Inc., US
3:40 American Insulock, Inc.
J. Borovay, American Insulock, Inc., US
3:50 Solar Kleen Technologies, LLC
S. Keel, Solar Kleen Technologies, LLC, US
4:00 XG Sciences, Inc.
M. Knox, XG Sciences, Inc., US
3:00 TechConnect Venture: Biotech & MedicalRoom 310 BE
 Session chair: Purnesh Seegopaul, Pangaea Ventures
3:00 azaya therapeutics
D. Holmes, azaya therapeutics, US
3:10 Nanomics BioSciences
M.J. Cunningham, Nanomics BioSciences, US
3:20 Nano Discovery LLC
Q. Huo, Nano Discovery LLC, US
3:30 NAF Technologies LLC
F. Shaikh, NAF Technologies LLC, US
3:40 BPT Pharmaceuticals
L. Foster, BPT Pharmaceuticals, US
3:00 TechConnect Venture: Water, Environment & EfficiencyRoom 310 CF
 Session chair: George Petracet, Atrium Capital, US
3:00 ClearValue, Inc.
R. Haase, ClearValue, Inc., US
3:10 BeeDance, LLC
M. Dungan, BeeDance, LLC, US
3:20 NuScale Power
P. Lorenzini, NuScale Power, US
3:30 NeoHydro
L. Wiley, NeoHydro, US
3:40 American Hometec, Inc.
S. Luo, American Hometec, Inc., US
3:50 Adaptive-AC, Inc
P. Aronstam, Adaptive-AC, Inc, US
4:00 Fiona Lighting A/S
J. Damsgaard, Energy Invest Fyn A/S, DK
4:10 Clow Water Technology
D. Bromley, Clow Water Technology, US
4:20 IB Technology Group
M. Miller, IB Technology Grou, US
4:30 Nymphea Water
TBA, Nymphea Water, FR
3:00 Nanoscale Characterization: Vendor ShowcaseRoom 361 AD
 Session chair: Pierre Panine, Xenocs SA, FR
3:00 (CANCELED) Latest Developments in Mixed-Signal Interconnect Solutions for Nano Electrical Characterization Equipment and Device Probers
J. Tucker, Keithley Instruments, Inc., US
3:20 A specialized cutting-edge firm for imaging, particle size, and shape/surface characterization
B. Neil, Micro-Graph, US
3:40 Structural Characterization and Regulation of Organodithiol Self-Assembled Monolayers on Gold: An AFM Study
J.J. Yu, Agilent Technologies, Inc., US
4:00 Latest Developments in X-ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy and their application to Nanomaterials
D. Surman, C. Blomfield, S. Hutton, A. Roberts, S. Page, P. Butler, G. Mishra, Kratos Analytical Inc., US
4:20 Characterisation of Nanoparticle Dispersions by Size and Scattering Intensity Simultaneously
D. Griffiths, P. Hole, J. Smith, B. Carr, NanoSight USA West, US
3:30 Nanostructured Coatings Applications -2Room 360 AD
 Session chair: Chris DeArmitt, Hybrid Plastics Inc., US
3:30 Nanostructured Polymer Brushes: From Nanocomposites to Ultrathin Smart Coatings
R.C. Advincula, University of Houston, US
3:50 Nanoscale UV-absorber for sustainable paint and coating applications
W. Wessels, U. Nolte, M. Berkei, BYK Chemie GmbH, DE
4:10 Oxylink™: Improved resistance for water borne coatings
S. Pilotek, D. Burgard, M. Herold, K. Steingröver, Buhler Inc., US
4:30 Wicking Study of Nanostructured Titania Surfaces for Flat Heat Pipes
C. Ding, P. Bogorzi, M. Sigurdson, G. Soni, C. Meinhart, N.C. MacDonald, University of California, Santa Barbara, US
4:50 (CANCELED) Modification of rubber surface with hydrogenated diamond-like carbon thin films
Y.T. Pei, X.L. Bui, J.Th.M. De Hosson, University of Groningen, NL
5:10 New Value from Boron Hydride Clusters: Superior Protection of Metal Surfaces against Corrosion and the Reversible Sequestration of Small Gas Molecules
T. Base, M.G.S. Londesborough, J. Bould, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, CZ
3:30 Nanoparticles in Soft Materials: Colloids - 2Room 360 BE
 Session chair: Fiona Case, NSTI & Jan Sumerel, Dimatix, US
3:30 (CANCELED) Fast Monitoring of Dispersion Stability via UV-Visible Particle Size Spectrophotometry
M. Liu, J. Hadley, Agilent Technologies Inc., US
3:50 Using Microfluidics to Probe Mass Transport and Aggregation in Nanoparticle Suspensions
S. Ozturk, Y.A. Hassan, V.M. Ugaz, Texas A&M University, US
4:10 Microfluidic One-Step Synthesis Of Hybrid Lipid-Polymeric Nanoparticles For Drug Delivery Applications
P.M. Valencia, P.A. Basto, L. Zhang, R. Langer, O.C. Farokhzad, R. Karnik, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, US
3:30 Nanostructured Materials & DevicesRoom 360 CF
 Session chair: Tom Twardowski, Twardowski Scientific, US
3:30 An Overview of Sensing and Waveguiding with Plasmonic Building Blocks
S. Link, Rice University, US
4:00 One-Dimensional Alignment of Gold Nanorods and Gold/Silica Core/Shell Nanoparticles by Using Bacterial Flagella as Templates
P. Qiu, C. Mao, University of Oklahoma, US
4:20 Physical Properties of Metal Coated Polymer Particles for Anisotropic Conductive Adhesive
Z.L. Zhang, J.Y. He, H. Kristiansen, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, NO
4:40 Phase Behavior and Processing of Inorganic Nanocylinder Dispersions
S. Murali, K. Pizarro, T. Xu, J. Boice, V.A. Davis, Auburn University, US
3:30 Carbon Nano Structures: Growth, Functionalization and NanocompositesRoom 370 CF
 Session chair: Wolfgang Bacsa, University of Toulouse & Robert Hauge, Rice University
3:30 Graphene-based Materials
R. Ruoff, University of Texas at Austin, US (bio)
4:00 An efficient strategy to drive nanoparticles inside carbon nanotubes
P. Serp, E. Castillejos, P.J. Debouttière, O. Ersen, I. Favier, M. Gomez, B. Chaudret and K. Philippot, Institut National Polytechnique de Toulouse, FR (bio)
4:30 Influence of MWNT on the physical properties of polyethylene nanocomposites
P. Ciambelli, M. Sarno, H.C. Neitzert, M.R. Nobile, E. Somma, O. Valentino, University Of Salerno, IT
4:50 Preparation and Electrochemical Characterization of Porous SWNT-PPy Nanocomposite Sheets for Supercapacitor Applications
J. Oh, M.E. Kozlov, R.H. Baughman, University of Texas at Dallas, US
5:10 Towards flexible electronics based on single walled carbon nanotube networks
P.N. Nirmalraj, J.N. Coleman and J.J. Boland, CRANN & Trinity College Dublin, IE
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
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
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
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
3:30 WCM: Parameter extraction/circuit designRoom 342 AD
 Session chair: Razali Ismail, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia, MY
3:50 SPICE BSIM3 Model Parameters Extraction and Optimization for Low Temperature Application
H. Abebe, V. Tyree, N.S. Cockerham, USC ISI/MOSIS, US
4:10 An SOA Aware MOSFET Model for Highly Integrated, Analog Mixed-Signal Design Environments
J. Hall, Z. Luo, Y. Xiao, A. Young, D. Connerney, Fairchild Semiconductor, US
4:30 Automatically Generated and Experimentally Validated System-Level Model of a Microelectromechanical RF Switch
M. Niessner, G. Schrag, G. Wachutka, J. Iannacci, B. Margesin, Munich University of Technology, DE
3:30 Nanotech for Cancer Prevention, Diagnosis and TreatmentRoom 351 BCEF
 Session chair: Mansoor Amiji, Northeastern University, US
3:30 Thermal Therapy for Cancer
S.A. Curley, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, US (bio)
4:00 Enhancing Cancer Therapy with Nano-Delivery Systems
J. Klostergaard, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, US (bio)
4:30 Targeted Nanoparticles for Cancer Therapy
G. Lopez-Berenstein, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, US (bio)
5:00 Multifunctional Nanocarriers
V. Torchilin, Northeastern University, US (bio)
3:30 Nano Bio Materials & TissuesRoom 351 AD
 Session chair: Rajesh Naik, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, US
3:30 Studies of Ferrite Based Magnetic Nanoparticle Uptake and Magnetocytolysis Effects on Model Cell Cultures
H.L. Rodríguez, C. Barrera, A. Herrera, V. Ayala, M. Latorre, C. Rinaldi, M. Torres-Lugo, University of Puerto Rico, PR
3:50 An Evaluation Criteria of Lower Respiratory Tract Infection Drug Resistant Patients in Need of Alveolar Fibroblasts: Match between Carbon Nanotube Bound Fibroblast Defense and Patient Drug Resistance: NIDHI Criteria
R. Sharma, N. Goel, S. Kwon, Florida State University, US
4:10 In Vitro Proliferating Cell Models to Study Cytotoxicity of Silica Nanowires
D.C. Julien, C.C. Richardson, M.F. Beaux II, D.N. McIlroy, R.A. Hill, University of Idaho, US
3:30 Nuclear Energy: Hybrid Energy Systems: Designing Efficient Nuclear-Fossil/Renewable ApplicationsRoom 320 CF
 Session chair: Paul Genoa, Nuclear Energy Institute
3:30 Reducing the Carbon Footprint of Resource Utilization
S. Aumeier, Idaho National Lab, US
3:50 PBMR: High-Temperature Reactor for Near-Term Co-Generation Applications
M.G. Anness, Westinghouse Electric Company, US
4:10 Modular Helium Reactor (MHR) for Process Steam Applications
K. Schultz, General Atomics, US
4:30 A carbon free future with Nuclear Power and Hydrogen Energy Carriers
F. Southworth, AREVA NP Inc., US
3:30 Green ComputingRoom 350 F
 Session chair: Anand Kamannavan, Applied Ventures LLC, US
3:30 Helping Businesses Today, AMD Delivers on Greener, More Virtual IT
M. Lewis, Advanced Micro Devices, Inc., US
3:50 Green Computing: Creating Efficiencies through Datacenter Energy Management
D. Bairat, Nerac, Inc., US
4:10 Design for Recycling of Electronic Devices
C. Boswell, HOBI International, Inc., US
3:30 Hydrogen - Storage and TechnologyRoom 320 BE
 Session chair: Monika Willert-Porada, University of Bayreuth, DE
3:30 Engineering High Surface Area Catalysts for Clean Tech Applications
D.N. McIlroy, G. Corti, T. Cantrell, M. Beaux, T. Prakash, M.G. Norton, Washington State University, US
3:50 Plasma Torch Process for Hydrogen Production at Small Distributed Stations
G.H. Miley, W.C. Gough, H. Leon, University of Illinois, US
4:10 Silica Nanosprings – A Novel Nanostructured Material for Hydrogen Storage
M.G. Norton, D.N. McIlroy, G. Corti, M.A. Miller, Washington State University, US
4:30 Hydrogen-Steel Compatibility Research at NIST-Boulder
T.A. Siewert, A.J. Slifka, J.D. McColskey, A.N. Lasseigne, N.E. Nanninga, Y. Levi, NIST, US
3:30 Waste & Emissions ManagementRoom 350 DE
 Session chair: Peter Adriaens, University of Michigan, US
3:30 Emissions Management through Green Infrastructure
C. Clark, Argonne National Laboratory, US
4:00 Method for Converting Waste Plastic to Hydrocarbon Fuel Materials
M. Sarker, Natural State Research, Inc., US
4:20 Assuming Responsibility for E-Waste Through Recycling: Emerging Issues with Product Stewardship Initiatives
C. Smith, Rechargeable Battery Recycling Corporation, US
4:40 Waste Management
L. Wong, Waste Mangement, US
5:00 The application of Plasma Gasification to multiple waste streams
D. Prinzing, US Science & Technology, US
3:30 Green ChemistryRoom 361 BE
 Session chair: Emily Reichert, Warner Babcock Institute, US
3:30 Clean TransportationRoom 350 AB
 Session chair: Trina Martynowicz, U.S. EPA, US
3:30 Continuously Variable Transmission Technology Driving Efficiency Gains
S. Schaaf, Orbital Traction, Ltd., US
3:50 World’s First Hybrid Tug
S. Hayman, Foss Maritime Company, US
4:10 Technical Analysis of a Dual-Fuel (Hydrogen and Gasoline) Extended Range Electric Vehicle for Component Selection and Design
M. Van Wieringen, R. Pop-Iliev, University of Ontario Institute of Technology, CA
4:30 Nickel-Zinc Batteries – high performance, low cost, clean solution for hybrid vehicles
J. Carcone, PowerGenix, US
4:50 Green Chemistry: Reducing the Impact of Transportation
R. Engler, EPA, US
5:10 Evaluation of Advanced Vehicle Technology Options for Meeting Climate Change Mitigation Goals
S. Lasher, TIAX LLC, US
3:30 Carbon and Clean Technology: Carbon Trading - View from the Floor (to be announced)Room 320 AD
 Session chair: Craig Enochs, Jackson Walker, US
5:00 TechConnect Venture: Sensors & SystemsRoom 310 AD
 Session chair: Thomas Mele, Applied Materials, US
5:00 Ball Semiconductor Inc.
A. Ishikawa, Ball Semiconductor Inc., US
5:10 NanoLambda
B. Choi, NanoLambda, US
5:20 Microstaq Inc
R. Kaina, Microstaq Inc, US
5:30 NanoEngineering Corporation
J. Schmitt, NanoEngineering Corporation, US
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
5:00 TechConnect Venture: SolarRoom 310 CF
 Session chair: Bill Byun, Samsung, US
5:00 Prism Solar Technologies, Inc.
J. Barry, Prism Solar Technologies, Inc., US
5:10 Cool Energy, Inc.
S. Weaver, Cool Energy, Inc., US
5:20 Vanguard Solar, Inc.
J. Palmer, Vanguard Solar, Inc., US
5:30 (CANCELED) AA Solar Products LLC
J. Kozicki, AA Solar Products LLC, US
5:40 Matter, Inc.
A. Defries, Matter, Inc., US
5:50 Ignite Solar
P. Mathey, Ignite Solar, US
6:00 Harpiris Energy
E. Lee, Harpiris Energy, US
6:10 Redwood Renewables
T. Faust, Redwood Renewables, US
B. Padmakumar, NETCRYSTAL, US
6:00 CTSI & NSTI Networking Reception, FoyerFoyer

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