2014 MRS Spring Meeting

Apr 21, 2014 ‐ Apr 25, 2014


The 2014 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit featured 57 technical sessions and was chaired by Jose A. Garrido, Sergei V. Kalinin, Edson R. Leite, David Parrillo and Molly Stevens.

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Sessions Included:

Improved Metastability and Performance of Amorphous Silicon Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

High Efficiency Amorphous Silicon Solar Cells: Impact of the P-Doped Silicon-Carbide Layer on Light Induced Degradation (Apr 22, 2014 09:00 AM)

High Voc a-Si:H Solar Cells with Silicon Oxide Doped Layers for Applications in Multijunction Thin-Film Silicon Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 09:15 AM)

Hydrogenated Amorphous Silicon Germanium by Hot Wire CVD as an Alternative for Microcrystalline Silicon in Tandem and Triple Junction Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 09:30 AM)

In-Situ Characterization of Photoexcited Carrier Transport during a-Si: H Film Growth (Apr 22, 2014 09:45 AM)

Role of the Defect Creation Strategy for Modelling Dangling Bonds in a-Si:H (Apr 22, 2014 10:30 AM)

New Insights in the Staebler-Wronski Effect by Using a-Si:H/c-Si Probes (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

Ultrafast Carrier Dynamics in Hydrogenated Amorphous Silicon and Silicon-Germanium Alloys Investigated by Time-Resolved Near-Infrared and Terahertz Spectroscopy (Apr 22, 2014 11:15 AM)

Structure-Property Relationships in a-SiC:H Dielectric Materials and the Predictive Power of Constraint and Bond Percolation Theory (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

In-Situ Characterization of PV Materials during Rapid Thermal Processing (Apr 22, 2014 11:45 AM)

Light Trapping with Waveguide Modes in Periodically Nanostructured Thin-Film Silicon Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

Evaluating Differences Between Measured and Predicted Light Trapping in Thin Film Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

Nano-Textured Black Silicon for Thin-Film Poly-Si Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 02:15 PM)

Micro-Textures for Efficient Light Trapping and Improved Electrical Performance in Thin-Film Nanocrystalline Silicon Single- and Multi-Junction Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 02:30 PM)

Periodic Anti-Ring Enhanced Photocurrent in Hydrogenated Amorphous Silicon Thin-Film Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 02:45 PM)

Amorphous Silicon Passivation of Nano-Textured Silicon for Application in Solar Cells Exhibiting an Implied Open Circuit Voltage Above 700 mV and Reflectivity Below 5% (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

Infrared Plasmonic Absorption in Thin Crystalline Silicon Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 03:45 PM)

Front and Rear Decoupled Texturing in Nano-Crystalline Silicon-Based Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 04:00 PM)

Fabrication and Light Management for Silicon Solar Microcells Integrating Electrical Passivation (Apr 22, 2014 04:15 PM)

OH-Termination of Nanostructured Surface Improves a Blue Response in Solar Spectrum for Thin-Crystalline Silicon Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 04:30 PM)

Evolutionary Optimization of Silicon Nanostructures for Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 04:45 PM)

High-Performance Heterojunction Devices on Crystalline Silicon Substrates (Apr 23, 2014 08:30 AM)

The Impact of Tunneling and Recombination in the a-Si:H Emitter Layer on Silicon Heterojunction Solar Cell Characteristics (Apr 23, 2014 09:00 AM)

Amorphous Silicon Oxide Layers: Improving Silicon Heterojunction Solar Cell Performance (Apr 23, 2014 09:15 AM)

Defects Induced by Hydrogen Plasma Etching at the Amorphous/Crystalline Silicon Interface (Apr 23, 2014 09:30 AM)

Silicon Heterojunction Solar Cell with Hole Selective MoOx Contact (Apr 23, 2014 10:15 AM)

Carrier Selective, Passivated Contacts for High Efficiency Silicon Solar Cells Based on Transparent Conducting Oxides (Apr 23, 2014 10:30 AM)

Effect of Annealing on Stability of Low Interface Recombination Velocity at TiO2/p-Silicon Interface (Apr 23, 2014 10:45 AM)

Nanolayer Stacks of -Si:H, AlO and ZnO as Passivating Selective Hole Contacts in Silicon Heterojunction Solar Cells (Apr 23, 2014 11:00 AM)

Role of Hydrogen in the Chemical Passivation of -Si by AlO Studied Using Infrared Spectroscopy (Apr 23, 2014 11:15 AM)

PECVD SiNx:H Passivation Optimization on N-Type Diffused Surfaces (Apr 23, 2014 11:30 AM)

High Quality Kerfless Silicon Mono-Crystalline Wafers and Solar Cells by High Throughput Epitaxial Growth (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

Defects in Epitaxial Lift-Off Thin Si Films/Wafers and Their Influence on the Solar Cell Performance (Apr 23, 2014 02:00 PM)

Large-Area Free-Standing Ultrathin Single-Crystal Silicon as Processable Materials (Apr 23, 2014 02:15 PM)

Fabrication of High-Performance N-Channel Silicon MOSFET on Glass Substrate Using Meniscus Force (Apr 23, 2014 02:30 PM)

Si-Based Semiconductors in the Si-Ge-Sn and (Si)(III-V) Systems (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

Optoelectronic Characterization of Si3AlP and Applications in Photovoltaics (Apr 23, 2014 04:00 PM)

Suppression of Twin Defects in Single Crystalline GeSn Compounds on Silicon by Solid Phase Crystallization (Apr 23, 2014 04:15 PM)

ZnSiP for Photovoltaic Applications (Apr 23, 2014 04:30 PM)

Silicon-Based Thin Films and 0-3 Composites with Very Low Thermal Conductivity (Apr 23, 2014 04:45 PM)

Thin Film Semiconducting Devices from Printed Silicon and Germanium Quantum Dot Inks (Apr 24, 2014 08:30 AM)

Charge Transport in Poly-SiC with Embedded Si Nanocrystals for All-Si Tandem Solar Cells (Apr 24, 2014 09:00 AM)

Quantum Confined Nanocrystalline Silicon (Apr 24, 2014 09:15 AM)

Synthesis Characterization and Simulation of Silicon Nanocrystal Structures (Apr 24, 2014 09:30 AM)

Sponge-Like Si-SiO Nanocomposite as Next Generation PV Absorber - Influence of Composition of the SiO Precursor (Apr 24, 2014 09:45 AM)

III-V Nanowires for Next Generation Solar Cells (Apr 24, 2014 10:30 AM)

Quantum Confined Nanocrystalline Silicon for Photovoltaic Applications (Apr 24, 2014 11:00 AM)

Semiconducting Silicon-Tin Nanocrystals as a Viable Material for Quantum Dot Solar Cell Technology (Apr 24, 2014 11:15 AM)

Pore Shape Control in Porous Nanocrystalline Silicon Membrane (Apr 24, 2014 11:30 AM)

Si Radial p-i-n Junction Nanowires on Stainless Steel Substrate for Photovoltaic Applications (Apr 24, 2014 11:45 AM)

Carrier Dynamics of Composite Silicon Thin Films: Silicon Quantum Dots Encapsulated within an Amorphous Silicon Matrix (Apr 24, 2014 01:30 PM)

The First Picosecond After Sunlight Absorption in Si, GaAs, and CdTe from First-Principles Calculations (Apr 24, 2014 02:00 PM)

Multi-Functionalization of Silicon Quantum Dot Assemblies to Improve Their Light Harvesting Efficiency (Apr 24, 2014 02:15 PM)

Stress Effects on Raman Spectroscopy of aSi:H -- An Ab Initio Study (Apr 24, 2014 02:30 PM)

Integrated Silicon Devices for Solar Fuels Applications (Apr 24, 2014 03:15 PM)

Thin Film Silicon Tandem Junction Solar Cells for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting (Apr 24, 2014 03:45 PM)

High Gain Amorphous Silicon-Based Microchannel Plate Detector (Apr 24, 2014 04:00 PM)

Earth-Abundant Silicon Based and Cost-Effective PV/PEC Devices: The Crucial Role of Silicon Based PV Technology (Apr 24, 2014 04:15 PM)

Ultra Low Propagation Loss of Submicron-Scale Amorphous Si Waveguides for Backend Optical Interconnect (Apr 24, 2014 04:30 PM)

Femtosecond Laser Materials Processing of a-Si:H Below the Ablation Threshold (Apr 25, 2014 08:30 AM)

Pulsed-Light Crystallization of Thin Film Silicon, Germanium, and Silicon Germanium Alloy (Apr 25, 2014 08:45 AM)

Depth Selective Laser Crystallization of Amorphous Silicon (Apr 25, 2014 09:00 AM)

Interface Optimization for Improved Adhesion of a-Si:H in High Rate / High Temperature Annealing Experiments (Apr 25, 2014 09:15 AM)

Crystallization of Amorphous Silicon and Dopant Activation Using Xenon Flash-Lamp Annealing (FLA) (Apr 25, 2014 09:30 AM)

Characterization of Poly-Si TFTs with Highly Bi-Axially Oriented Poly-Si Thin Films Using DLB Continuous-Wave Laser Lateral Crystallization (Apr 25, 2014 09:45 AM)

Hole-Blocking Metal-Oxide/Crystalline-Silicon Heterojunctions with Recombination Velocity of < 100 cm/s (Apr 25, 2014 10:30 AM)

Formation of Silicon Films from Liquid Source (Apr 25, 2014 11:00 AM)

Fabrication of Micro- and Nano-Substrates for Epitaxy by Al-Induced Crystallisation of Amorphous Si (Apr 25, 2014 11:30 AM)

Properties of Hydrogen in Solid Phase Crystallized Polycrystalline Silicon Films on Glass (Apr 25, 2014 11:45 AM)

Sessions Included:

Al2O3/InGaAs Interface and Bulk Oxide Defect Passivation (Apr 22, 2014 08:00 AM)

Self-Limiting and Saturating CVD of a Silicon Seed Layer on InGaAs(001)-(2x4) (Apr 22, 2014 08:15 AM)

In, Al, Ga, As Compounds Grown by MOCVD for MOSFET Channel on Blanket and Patterned 300 mm Si (100) Substrates Exhibiting Room Temperature Photoluminescence (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

Passivation of III-V Oxide Interfaces with Nitrogen (Apr 22, 2014 08:45 AM)

CMOS Scaling Beyond the Si Roadmap (Apr 22, 2014 09:00 AM)

ALD of Epitaxial Oxides on III-V Semiconductors for MOSFETs (Apr 22, 2014 09:30 AM)

Effect of In-Situ Boron Doping in Germanium Source Regions on Performance of Germanium/Strained-Silicon-on-Insulator Tunnel Field-Effect Transistors (Apr 22, 2014 10:30 AM)

Fabrication and Demonstration of High Performance Tensile-Strained GeOI nMOSFETs (Apr 22, 2014 10:45 AM)

Retarded Oxidation Rate of Ge in High-Pressure O2 (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

Defects at the Ge/Oxide Interface: Properties and Passivation (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

Modeling Noise and Variability in Oxide-Based RRAM (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

HfO2 for Resistive Memory: From CBRAM to OxRAM (Apr 22, 2014 01:45 PM)

Intrinsic Variability of RRAM Devices (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

Comparison of Oxygen Vacancy Creation, Migration, Coalescent and Dispersion Energies for Different Metal Oxides for RRAM (Apr 22, 2014 02:30 PM)

In-Situ TEM Biasing Investigation on Evolution of Wadsley Defects/Magnéli Phases during Resistive Switching Events in TiO2-Based RRAMs (Apr 22, 2014 02:45 PM)

Enhancing the Performance of Metal/Insulator/Insulator/Metal (MIIM) Diodes (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

Resolving Voltage-Time Dilemma Using an Atomic Lever of Sub-Picosecond Electron-Phonon Interaction (Apr 22, 2014 03:45 PM)

Challenges and Materials Solutions for Memristive Devices (ReRAM) (Apr 22, 2014 04:00 PM)

Electroforming of Resistively Switching Fe:STO Samples Made Visible by Electrocoloration Observed by High Resolution Optical Microscopy (Apr 22, 2014 04:30 PM)

Materials Challenges in NEMS Logic: Failure Mechanisms and Novel Materials Solutions (Apr 22, 2014 04:45 PM)

Improved Performance of AlGaN/GaN Heterostructure Field Effect Transistors (HFETs) Grown on Si Substrate with Si and Mg Pair-Doped Interlayers (Apr 23, 2014 08:00 AM)

Growth Comparison Study of High-k Dielectric/GaN Using Atom Probe (Apr 23, 2014 08:15 AM)

Hydrogen Annealing and TiO/AlO Bilayer Dielectric Structure Effects on GaN-Based MOS Device Characteristics (Apr 23, 2014 08:30 AM)

MOCVD Grown Oxide for GaN MOSCAPs and Devices: An Oxidental Benefit? (Apr 23, 2014 08:45 AM)

Materials Issues for the Development of Scaled 3D Nanowire Transistors (Apr 23, 2014 09:15 AM)

A Combined Study of the Metal/AlO/InGaAs MOS System Using Capacitance-Voltage Characterization and Hard X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy (Apr 23, 2014 10:00 AM)

Pioneering Application of Corona Charge-Kelvin Probe Metrology to Noncontact Characterization of InGaAs/AlO/HfO Stack (Apr 23, 2014 10:15 AM)

The Characteristic Behaviour of Capacitance and Conductance for the InGaAs MOS System in Inversion (Apr 23, 2014 10:30 AM)

Pseudopotential-Based Study of Electron Transport in Low-Dimensionality Nanostructures (Apr 23, 2014 11:00 AM)

A Hybrid Functional View of Hydrogen in Functional Oxides (Apr 23, 2014 11:30 AM)

Hydrogen Incorporation in GeO/Ge Structures (Apr 23, 2014 11:45 AM)

Synchrotron Texture Analysis on Ultrathin Ni-Based Germanosilicide in Bottom of Trenches: Application to pMOS 14nm UTBB SOI (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

Disorder Induced Gap States at the High-k/III-V Interface (Apr 23, 2014 01:45 PM)

III-V MOS: Planar and Fin Technologies (Apr 23, 2014 02:15 PM)

InGaAs 4D MOSFETs with Ultrathin Gate-All-Around Channels (Apr 23, 2014 02:45 PM)

2D Materials: Characterization and Device Application (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

Transistors without Semiconductors: Tunneling Behavior of Boron Nitride Nanotubes Functionalized with Gold Quantum Dots (Apr 23, 2014 04:00 PM)

Negative Capacitance Transistors (Apr 23, 2014 04:15 PM)

Ultra-Low-Energy Straintronics Using Multiferroic Composites (Apr 23, 2014 04:45 PM)

Thermodynamically Controlled GeO2 by Introducing M2O3for Ultra-Thin EOT Ge Gate Stacks (Apr 24, 2014 08:00 AM)

Role of TiO2 Interfacial Layer at TiN/ZrO2 Interface (Apr 24, 2014 08:15 AM)

Analytical Study of Metal-Interlayer-Semiconductor Structure for Ultra Low Contact Resistance with Heavily-Doped n+-ZnO Interlayer (Apr 24, 2014 08:30 AM)

Reflection Electron Energy Loss Spectroscopy Investigation of Sub-Gap Defect States in High-k Dielectric Materials (Apr 24, 2014 08:45 AM)

XPS Study of Energy Band Alignment of High-k Dielectric Gate Stack on Ge(100) (Apr 24, 2014 09:00 AM)

Plasma Enhanced ALD of High-k Dielectrics on GaN and AlGaN: Interface Formation, Growth, and Electronic States (Apr 24, 2014 10:00 AM)

Materials for a Post-CMOS Switch with High Speed and Low Power: The Piezoelectronic Transistor (Apr 24, 2014 10:30 AM)

Combined Wet HF and Dry Atomic H Cleaning of SiGe followed by Passivation of the Clean Surface via H2O2(g) Dosing (Apr 24, 2014 10:45 AM)

The Effect of Post Oxide Deposition Annealing and Post Metal Deposition Annealing on the Effective Workfunction of Metal/Al2O3/InGaAs Gate Stacks (Apr 24, 2014 11:00 AM)

TiN-Based Amorphous Metal Gates (Apr 24, 2014 11:30 AM)

The Effect of Multiple Interfaces on the Electrical Properties of MgO/Al2O3 Multilayer Gate Stacks on Si Grown by MBE (Apr 24, 2014 11:45 AM)

Resistive Switching Kinetics in SrTiO3-SrFeO3 Oxide-Based Memristors (Apr 24, 2014 01:30 PM)

Metal-Oxide-Based Resistive Switching Memory (RRAM): Modeling, Scaling, and 3D Integration (Apr 24, 2014 01:45 PM)

Stress-Induced Switching in Conductive-Bridge RAM (Apr 24, 2014 02:15 PM)

Nonvolatile Memories Based on AlOx Embedded ZrHfO High-k Gate Dielectric (Apr 24, 2014 02:30 PM)

Tuning of Metal-Insulator Transition in NbO Thin Films by Doping for Selection Devices in 3D ReRAM (Apr 24, 2014 02:45 PM)

Memristive Switching Mechanism in Polycrystalline ZnO (Apr 24, 2014 03:30 PM)

The Influence of Water on Memory Characteristics of Transition-Metal-Oxide Resistive Random Access Memory (Apr 24, 2014 03:45 PM)

Direct Observation of Interfacial Switching Process of PrCaMnO-Based Resistive Random Access Memory Devices Using TEM (Apr 24, 2014 04:00 PM)

Charge Trapping of Ge Nanocrystals Embedded in TaZrO2 (Apr 24, 2014 04:15 PM)

Resistive Switching Behavior and Electrical Properties of TiO2:Ho2O3 and HoTiOx Based MIM Capacitors (Apr 24, 2014 04:30 PM)

Switching Mechanism of Ferroelectric Resistive Switching Memory Based on a Dielectric/Ferroelectric Composite Structure (Apr 24, 2014 04:45 PM)

Characterisation of Metal Contact to III-V Materials (Mo/InGaAs) (Apr 25, 2014 08:00 AM)

Narrow and Short Channel Bulk Si MOSFET with Body Accumulation through Side-Gates (Apr 25, 2014 08:15 AM)

The Use of Nanobeam Electron Diffraction in Characterizing Strain in FinFETs with SiGe Stressors (Apr 25, 2014 08:30 AM)

Organic Monolayers on Semiconductor Surfaces: Passivation and Doping (Apr 25, 2014 08:45 AM)

Photoemission and NEXAFS Studies of Strained Graphene (Apr 25, 2014 09:00 AM)

Nuclear Magnetic Resonance as a Probe of the Topological Insulator BiSe (Apr 25, 2014 09:15 AM)

Defect Dominated Metal Contacts with MoS2 (Apr 25, 2014 10:00 AM)

P-Type Conductivity on Exfoliated MoS2 Generated by Defects (Apr 25, 2014 10:15 AM)

Improvement of Reliability Characteristics with Post Metallization Annealing Optimization in Sub-20 nm NAND Flash Devices (Apr 25, 2014 10:30 AM)

Silicon Oxide ReRAM (Apr 25, 2014 10:45 AM)

MoS2 Functionalization by UV-O3 Treatment for Ultra-Thin Atomic Layer Deposited Al2O3 (Apr 25, 2014 11:00 AM)

Probing the Mechanical Properties of High-k Dielectric Nano-Films by Brillouin Light Scattering Study (Apr 25, 2014 11:15 AM)

High Density Pt/LaGdO/Pt MIM Capacitors with Sub-Nanometer Capacitance Equivalent Thickness for DRAM Applications (Apr 25, 2014 11:30 AM)

The Role of Ag Ions in the Resistive Switching Mechanism of CBRAM Devices: The EXAFS Point of View (Apr 25, 2014 11:45 AM)

Sessions Included:

Screw Dislocation-Driven Growth of Nanomaterials Tailored by Molecules and Heterostructures (Apr 30, 2014 09:00 AM)

Charge Generation and Recombination in Low-Bandgap Polymer: Fullerene Photovoltaic Blends (Apr 21, 2014 01:30 PM)

Functionalized Gold Nanoparticles with Electropolymerizable π-Conjugated Systems for a Neuro-Inspired Memristive Nanoparticle Organic Synapse-Transistor (Apr 21, 2014 02:00 PM)

Electric Field Effect on the Growth of Organic Thin Films and Their Optoelectronic Devices: The First Demonstration (Apr 21, 2014 02:15 PM)

Modulation of Electrode Work Functions by Self Assembled Monolayers (Apr 21, 2014 02:30 PM)

First Application of All-Hot-Wire Encapsulation Barrier on Organic Light Emitting Diode (Apr 21, 2014 02:45 PM)

Polarization Energy in Organic Semiconductors: Impact of Molecular Packing (Apr 21, 2014 03:30 PM)

Advances in Additive Patterning of Organic Semiconductors (Apr 21, 2014 04:00 PM)

Organic Semiconductors Made-to-Order - Materials Design, Supramolecular Ordering and Charge Transport (Apr 21, 2014 04:30 PM)

Molecularly Engineered Oligoanilines as Model Systems for the Rational Design of Polyaniline (Apr 21, 2014 04:45 PM)

Sensitization and Symmetry Breaking Charge Transfer in Organic Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

Solution Processed Small Molecules Solar Cells with Efficiency of over 10% (Apr 22, 2014 09:00 AM)

Small Molecule Acceptors as Alternatives to Fullerenes for Organic Photovoltaics (Apr 22, 2014 09:15 AM)

Efficient Solution-Processed Small Molecule Solar Cell by Incorporating High Molecular Weight Polystyrene (Apr 22, 2014 09:30 AM)

Electron-Deficient Motifs and Their Use in Both Donor- and Acceptor-Type Materials for Organic Photovoltaics (Apr 22, 2014 09:45 AM)

Generation, Separation and Recombination of Triplet Excitons Formed by Singlet Fission (Apr 22, 2014 10:30 AM)

Direct Observation of Doping Sites in Temperature-Controlled, p-Doped P3HT Thin Films (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

Process Control of Interfacial Composition and Adhesion in Polymer Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 11:15 AM)

Visualization of Lateral Phase Separation in Polymer:Fullerene Solar Cells by Quantitative Evaluation of Luminescence Imaging Measurements (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

Energetic Disorder and Carrier Transport in Photovoltaic Polymers (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

Modifying Exciton Binding Energy in Organic Semiconductors (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

Excitonic Behavior in Thin Film PC60BM & PC70BM (Apr 22, 2014 02:15 PM)

Structural Control and Fullerene-free Cascade Architectures for High Efficiency Organic Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 02:30 PM)

Small Molecule Organic Photovoltaic Cells: Interdigitated Nanostructures, Molecular Templates, and Self-Assembly (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

Engineering Energy Transfer and Exciton Diffusion in Organic Semiconductors (Apr 22, 2014 04:00 PM)

Studying the Electric Potential of Organic Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 04:30 PM)

Semitransparent Organic Solar Cell toward Opaque Performances (Apr 22, 2014 04:45 PM)

Narrow Bandgap Conjugated Polyelectrolytes for Emerging Optoelectronic Applications (Apr 23, 2014 08:30 AM)

Role of Interfaces in Efficiency and Stability of Inverted Organic Solar Cells (Apr 23, 2014 09:00 AM)

Efficiency Enhancement of Organic Photovoltaics by Incorporation of Interfacial Layers (Apr 23, 2014 09:15 AM)

A New Class of Self-Assembled Monolayers - An Ideal Interfacial Layer for Organic Electronic Devices (Apr 23, 2014 09:30 AM)

Comparing Cyclic and Constant Potential Growth Mechanism for Electropolymerized Polythiophenes as Anode Buffer Layers in P3HT-PCBM Solar Cells (Apr 23, 2014 09:45 AM)

Silicon Photovoltaic Cells Sensitized by Exciton Fission (Apr 23, 2014 10:30 AM)

Direct Observation of Singlet Exciton Fission in Antradithiophene Nano-Ribbons (Apr 23, 2014 11:00 AM)

Highly Efficient Polymer Solar Cells by Plasmonic Silver Nanoparticles (Apr 23, 2014 11:15 AM)

Light Coupling into the Whispering Gallery Modes of a Fiber Array Organic Solar Cell to Achieve Mechanically Fixed Sun Tracking (Apr 23, 2014 11:30 AM)

Photo-Induced Charge Carrier Generation in Covalent Organic Frameworks (Apr 23, 2014 11:45 AM)

Rational Material Design, Interface, and Device Engineering for High-Performance and Stable Polymer Solar Cells (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

Further Understanding of Fundamental Issues of Polymers Solar Cells: A Case Study of PBnDT-FTAZ (Apr 23, 2014 02:00 PM)

Transition from Small Molecules to Polymers: Manipulation of Molecular Lengths towards High-Performance Organic Solar Cells (Apr 23, 2014 02:30 PM)

Low-Bandgap Polymers Designed for Tandem Polymer Solar Cells (Apr 23, 2014 02:45 PM)

Side-Chain Tunability via Triple Component Random Copolymerization for Better Photovoltaic Polymers (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

High Performance Inverted Organic Photovoltaics with Over 1 µm Thickness Active Layer Using Cross-Linkable Conjugated Polyfluorene as an Electron Extraction Layer (Apr 23, 2014 04:00 PM)

Design Parameters and Ordering Effects in Poly(benzo[1,2-b:4,5-b’]dithiophene-thieno[3,4-c]pyrrole-4,6-dione) (PBDTTPD) and Analogs for Efficient Bulk Heterojunction Solar Cells (Apr 23, 2014 04:30 PM)

Solution-Processable Perylenediimides: Structure-Property-Performance Relationships for Non-Fullerene Electron Acceptors in Organic Photovoltaics (Apr 23, 2014 04:45 PM)

New Routes of Triplet Harvesting in Organic Light Emitting Diodes (Apr 24, 2014 08:30 AM)

Molecular Triplet Emitters - From Design to Assembly and Functions (Apr 24, 2014 09:00 AM)

The Development of Metal Assisted Delayed Fluorescent Emitters for OLED Applications (Apr 24, 2014 09:30 AM)

Donor-Acceptor Type Bisanthracene-Based Light-Emitting Dopants: Towards More Efficient Fluorescence OLEDs than Phosphorescene OLEDs in Deep-Blue Emission (Apr 24, 2014 09:45 AM)

Aerosol Engineering in Optoelectronic Device Fabrication (Apr 24, 2014 10:30 AM)

Simultaneously Enhancing Light Extraction and Device Stability of Organic Light Emitting Diodes by Corrugated Polymer Nanosphere Templated PEDOT:PSS Layer (Apr 24, 2014 11:00 AM)

Highly Efficient Organic Light Emitting Diodes Fabricated on Corrugated High Refractive Index Substrates (Apr 24, 2014 11:15 AM)

Efficient White OLEDs Employing Red, Green, and Blue Tetradentate Platinum Phosphorescent Emitters (Apr 24, 2014 11:30 AM)

High Performance Blue Phosphorescent OLEDs Using Energy Transfer from Exciplex (Apr 24, 2014 11:45 AM)

Surface-Directed Molecular Assembly of Organic Semiconductors for High-Performance Organic Transistors (Apr 24, 2014 01:30 PM)

Highly-Oriented Polymer Semiconductors Compressed at Ionic Liquid Surface for High Performance Organic Transistors (Apr 24, 2014 02:00 PM)

Self-Wiring of Fullerene Crystal Arrays for Electronic Device Applications (Apr 24, 2014 02:15 PM)

Correlation Between Effective Mass and Mobility for High-Mobility Organic Semiconductors: Evidence for Band Transport (Apr 24, 2014 02:30 PM)

Observation of Long-Range Exciton Diffusion and Multiparticle Interactions (Exciton-Exciton and Exciton-Charge) in Highly Ordered Organic Semiconductors (Apr 24, 2014 02:45 PM)

Synthesis and Processing of Organic and Polymeric Materials for Semiconductor Applications (Apr 24, 2014 03:30 PM)

Organic Ambipolar Semiconductors for Optoelectronic Applications (Apr 24, 2014 04:00 PM)

Functionalized Pentacene Alloys: Implications of Substitutional Disorder in Molecular Crystals and Thin Films (Apr 24, 2014 04:15 PM)

Characterization of Solution and Thin Film Ordering of Fully Conjugated Block Copolymers for Organic Semiconductor Devices (Apr 24, 2014 04:30 PM)

Synthesis and Performance of New Polymers Bearing Thermally Cleavable Solubilizing Groups for Use in Printable Organic Electronics (Apr 24, 2014 04:45 PM)

Template and Compatibilizer Approaches for Improving Stability of Conducting Polymer Films and Their Application in Polymer Solar Cells (Apr 25, 2014 08:30 AM)

Structural Characterization of a Composition Tolerant Bulk Heterojunction Blend (Apr 25, 2014 09:00 AM)

An Investigation of Crystallization and Phase Separation in Solution-Processed Small Molecule Bulk Heterojunction Organic Solar Cells (Apr 25, 2014 09:15 AM)

The Origin of Organic Optoelectronic Device Improvement Upon Non-Solvent Treatment (Apr 25, 2014 09:30 AM)

Positive Influence of a Solvent Additive on p-DTS(FBTTh2)2:PDI Organic Solar Cells - A Photophysical Study (Apr 25, 2014 09:45 AM)

Towards Fully Printed Organic Tandem Solar Cells and Modules: Development of Low Temperature Processed Intermediate Layers (Apr 25, 2014 10:30 AM)

Design and Realization of Highly Efficient oPV Modules by Combining Sub-10 Micron Laser Patterning with High Precision Slot Die Coating (Apr 25, 2014 10:45 AM)

Universal Formation of Compositionally Graded Bulk Heterojunction for Efficiency Enhancement in Organic Photovoltaics (Apr 25, 2014 11:00 AM)

Indium-Free Inkjet Printed Flexible Organic Photovoltaics Enabled by Surface Modification of Silver (Apr 25, 2014 11:15 AM)

Fabrication and Scale-up of High Performance Low Band-Gap Polymer Solar Cells by Spray-Coating in Air (Apr 25, 2014 11:30 AM)

Shear-Coating Enhances Molecular Orientational Ordering Relative to Donor/Acceptor Interface of Polymer: Fullerene Organic Solar Cells (Apr 25, 2014 11:45 AM)

Microstructure of Organic Semiconductors Controlled by Solution Processing and Its Impact on Optoelectronic and Charge Transport Properties (Apr 25, 2014 01:30 PM)

Organic Thin Film Prehistory: Looking Towards Solution Phase Aggregation (Apr 25, 2014 02:00 PM)

Unveiling and Fine-Tuning the 3D Morphology for All-Polymer Solar Cell (Apr 25, 2014 02:15 PM)

A New Method to Study the Effects of Charge Trapping in Organic Bulk Heterojunction Materials (Apr 25, 2014 02:30 PM)

Efficiency Enhancement of Polymer Solar Cells by Diels-Alder Fullerene Modification (Apr 25, 2014 02:45 PM)

Rational Design Towards High Performance All Polymer Solar Cell (Apr 25, 2014 03:30 PM)

Side-Chain Engineering of Isoindigo-Containing Conjugated Polymers Using Polystyrene for High Performance Bulk Heterojunction Solar Cells (Apr 25, 2014 03:45 PM)

Semiconducting Polymers Based on Ladder-Type Aromatic Structures Organic Solar Cells with High Open Circuit Voltages (Apr 25, 2014 04:00 PM)

Decacyclene Triimide: A Versatile Non-Fullerene Acceptor for Organic Photovoltaics (Apr 25, 2014 04:15 PM)

Heteroatom Substitution on the Semiconducting Donor-Acceptor Polymer Indacenodithiophene and Its Effect on Optoelectronic Properties (Apr 25, 2014 04:30 PM)

Sessions Included:

Synthesis of gallium nitride by reactive ultraviolet plasmonicoxidation of hydrazine (May 01, 2014 12:00 PM)

III-V Surface Treatments and Catalysis for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting (Apr 22, 2014 08:00 AM)

Critical Metrics and Fundamental Materials Challenges for Renewable Hydrogen Production Technologies (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

Materials for Efficient Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting: The U.S. Department of Energy PEC Working Group (Apr 22, 2014 09:00 AM)

Stabilizing Si and GaAs Photoanodes for Water Oxidation with Thick TiO (Apr 22, 2014 09:30 AM)

Artificial Photosynthesis from a Silicon Based Monolithic PV/PEC Device (Apr 22, 2014 09:45 AM)

Sunlight-Driven Hydrogen Formation by Membrane-Supported Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting (Apr 22, 2014 10:30 AM)

Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting Using Adapted Thin Film Silicon Tandem Junction Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

High-Performance Silicon Photoanodes Passivated with Thin Ni Films for Water Splitting (Apr 22, 2014 11:15 AM)

Amorphous Si Thin Film Based Photocathode for Efficient Solar Hydrogen Production (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

Semiconductor Nanowires for Artificial Photosynthesis (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

Observation and Alternation of Surface States on Metal Oxide Photoelectrodes (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

TiO2 Nanotube Array Based Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting (Apr 22, 2014 02:15 PM)

Nitrogen and Transition Metal Codoped Titania Nanotube Arrays for Visible Light Sensitive Photoelectrochemical Water Oxidation (Apr 22, 2014 02:45 PM)

Rapid Flame Processing of Metal Oxides Photoanodes for Enhanced Solar Water-Splitting (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

Atomic Level In-Situ Characterization of Metal/TiO2 Photocatalysts Under Light Irradiation in Water Vapor (Apr 22, 2014 04:00 PM)

Cold Gas Sprayed Semiconductor-Based Electrodes for the Photo-Induced Water Oxidation (Apr 22, 2014 04:15 PM)

Highly-Efficient Capillary Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting Using Cellulose Nanofiber-Templated TiO2 Photoanodes (Apr 22, 2014 04:30 PM)

Water Splitting on Some (Oxy)Nitrides and (oxy)Chalcogenides (Apr 23, 2014 08:30 AM)

Photocatalytic Conversion of CO2 Over Layered Double Hydroxides (LDHs) in Water (Apr 23, 2014 09:00 AM)

Preparation of Nitrogen-Doped Two-Dimensional Oxide Nanocrystals by Exfoliation of Layered Oxide and Its Photocatalytic Activity (Apr 23, 2014 09:15 AM)

Control of Surface/Interface Structures of Nano Metal/Semiconductors for Efficient Solar Chemical Conversion (Apr 23, 2014 09:30 AM)

Hydrogen Plasma Etching Induced Mesoporous Anatase TiO2 Single-Crystalline Nanobelts for Highly Efficient H2 Evolution (Apr 23, 2014 10:30 AM)

‘Universality’ of Charge Transfer Complexes as Stepping Stones for Photoinduced Charge Transfer in Donor:Acceptor Materials towards Artificial Photosynthesis (Apr 23, 2014 10:45 AM)

All Inorganic Polynuclear Units for Closing the Photosynthetic Cycle (Apr 23, 2014 11:15 AM)

Enhanced Photocatalytic Water Splitting by Plasmonic TiO2-Fe2O3 Co-Catalyst Under Visible Light Irradiation (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

TiO2/Hematite Core-Shell Hierarchical Nanosturctured Array for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting (Apr 23, 2014 01:45 PM)

Mixed Metal Oxides on Hematite: Understanding the Nature of Heterojunctions and Surface Treatments Toward Enhanced Sunlight-Driven Water Splitting (Apr 23, 2014 02:00 PM)

Assessing the Optimal Temperature and Light Intensity for Water Splitting on Hematite Photoanodes (Apr 23, 2014 02:15 PM)

Flat Band Potential Engineering in Photoanodes for Solar Water Splitting (Apr 23, 2014 03:15 PM)

Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting with Solution-Deposited Hematite Thin Films and Coated Scaffolds (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

Effect of Surface Properties on Photocatalytic Water Oxidation with Hematite Electrodes (Apr 23, 2014 03:45 PM)

Atomic Layer Epitaxy of Hematite on Indium Tin Oxide for Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting (Apr 23, 2014 04:00 PM)

Influence of Oxygen Plasma Treatment on the Electronic Structure and Photo-Electrochemical Properties of Iron Oxide Films for Solar Water Splitting Photoanodes (Apr 23, 2014 04:15 PM)

pH-Dependence of Electrochemical Water Oxidation by Manganese Oxide and Iron Oxide Thin Films (Apr 23, 2014 04:30 PM)

Electrochemical and Photoelectrochemical Conversion of Carbon Dioxide to Chemicals (Apr 24, 2014 08:30 AM)

Photoelectrochemical CO2 Conversion for Fuel Production Powered by Monolithic Thin-Film Photovoltaic Devices (Apr 24, 2014 09:00 AM)

Challenges and Opportunities in the (Photo)Electrocatalytic Conversion of CO2 to Hydrocarbons and Alcohols (Apr 24, 2014 09:15 AM)

Surface Modified p-Si Nanowire Arrays for Photoelectrochemical CO2 Conversion (Apr 24, 2014 09:45 AM)

Cluster-Based Electrocatalysts for Water Oxidation (Apr 24, 2014 10:30 AM)

Enhanced Catalytic Activity in Electron-Doped Molybdenum Disulfide Nanowires for Hydrogen Production (Apr 24, 2014 11:00 AM)

Understanding the Effect of Calcination Temperature and Composition on Cobalt Titanium Oxides as Catalysts for the Oxygen Evolution Reaction (Apr 24, 2014 11:15 AM)

First-Row Transition Metal Dichalcogenide Catalysts for Hydrogen Evolution Reaction (Apr 24, 2014 11:30 AM)

Semiconductor-Electrocatalyst Contacts: Theory, Experiment, and Applications to Solar Water Photoelectrolysis (Apr 24, 2014 01:30 PM)

The Role of Fe in Record-Activity Mixed-NiFe Oxyhydroxide Electrocatalysts for Water Oxidation (Apr 24, 2014 02:00 PM)

Self-Assembled Photoactive Anatase-Rutile Heterojunction Gradient Bilayer (Apr 24, 2014 02:15 PM)

Engineering Oxygen Vacancies on TiO2 Nanocrystals for Solar-Driven H2 Production (Apr 24, 2014 02:30 PM)

Photoassisted Hydrogen Production Using {001} Oriented Anatase Titania (Apr 24, 2014 02:45 PM)

Synthesis of TiO2-Based Hybrid Nanostructures and Their Photocatalytic Activities (Apr 24, 2014 03:30 PM)

Artificial Photosynthetic Heterostructure Electrode with Dual Functionalities: Water Splitting and Charge Storage (Apr 24, 2014 03:45 PM)

Plasmonically Sensitized Au-TiO Aerogels for Photocatalytic Water Splitting (Apr 24, 2014 04:00 PM)

Significant Performance Enhancement of ZnO Photoanodes from Ni(OH)2 Electrocatalyst Nanosheets Overcoating (Apr 24, 2014 04:15 PM)

Rapid Screening of MnO-ZnO Alloys for Water Splitting Applications (Apr 24, 2014 04:30 PM)

Porous Ca-Containing MnO2 Nanorod Bundles with Superior Photoelectrochemical Activity (Apr 24, 2014 04:45 PM)

Efficiency Limits for Metal Oxide - Thin Film Silicon Hybrid Tandem Photoelectrodes for Water Splitting (Apr 25, 2014 08:00 AM)

Photocurrent Enhancement in BiVO Photoanode Decorated with Ag/SiO Core-Shell Nanoparticles (Apr 25, 2014 08:30 AM)

Developing High Efficient BiVO4 Photoanode for Wireless and Spontaneous Water Splitting Application (Apr 25, 2014 08:45 AM)

Efficient Water-Splitting BiVO Photoanode Deposited with Reactive Sputtering Method (Apr 25, 2014 09:00 AM)

Raman Spectroscopy and Bandgap Shift of Monoclinic Strained Thin Film BiVO Compared to Bulk BiVO Crystal (Apr 25, 2014 09:15 AM)

Fluorescent and High Conductive Nanocrystal Using Iron-Based Chalcogenides (Apr 25, 2014 09:30 AM)

A Ta3N5 Photoanode with High Solar Photocurrent in Water Splitting via Facile Elimination of Surface Recombination Center (Apr 25, 2014 10:15 AM)

MoSe and WSe Nanofilms with Vertically Aligned Molecular Layers on Curved and Rough Surfaces (Apr 25, 2014 10:30 AM)

III-V Semiconductor Nanowire Arrays for Solar Fuel Production (Apr 25, 2014 10:45 AM)

Strategies for Increasing the Photovoltage of Iron Pyrite for Photocells (Apr 25, 2014 11:00 AM)

Electronic Structure and Photocarrier Dynamics in Bismuth Vanadate Photoanodes (Apr 25, 2014 11:15 AM)

Si Tandem Cells as Photoelectrodes for Electrochemical Water Splitting: Systematic Comparison of Photovoltaic vs. Photoelectrochemical Performance (Apr 25, 2014 01:30 PM)

Nanostructured Semiconductor Oxides Thin Film: A Pathway for Water Splitting (Apr 25, 2014 02:00 PM)

Nanoparticle-Catalyzed Semiconductor Photocathodes with Synergistic Interfacial Effects for Hydrogen Production (Apr 25, 2014 02:30 PM)

Atomic Level Understanding of Buried Interfaces in Energy Materials (Apr 25, 2014 02:45 PM)

First-Principles Study on the Interaction of Pt/Ru Cocatalyst Nanoparticles with Nitrogen Treated GaInP2 (Apr 25, 2014 03:30 PM)

Theoretical Investigation of the Activity Enhancement in Mixed Ni-Fe Oxides Catalysts for Oxygen Evolution Reaction. (Apr 25, 2014 03:45 PM)

First-Principles Interpretation of Core-Level Spectroscopy of Photoelectrochemical Materials and Processes (Apr 25, 2014 04:00 PM)

Electronic Structure of an Optically Excited Coordination Complex (Apr 25, 2014 04:15 PM)

Thermodynamic and Kinetic Ab-initio Study of Water Oxidation Catalyzed by Cobalt Oxide Nanoparticles (Apr 25, 2014 04:30 PM)

Sessions Included:

Nanostraws: A Platform for Direct Intracellular Access and Calcium Modulation in Cells (May 02, 2014 02:00 PM)

Snap-through folding of non-Euclidean polymer shells (May 02, 2014 10:00 AM)

Material Design for Novel-Concept-Based Solar Cells --Sulfurization or Oxidization of "Cheap'' Metals (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

Thin Film WSe for Use as a Photovoltaic Absorber Material (Apr 22, 2014 09:00 AM)

Direct Comparison Study of Thermally Evaporated and Pulsed-CVD Thin-Film Solar Cells Based on Tin (II) Sulfide (Apr 22, 2014 09:15 AM)

Antimony Sulfide-Selenide Thin Film Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 09:30 AM)

An Inversion Layer at the Surface of n-Type Iron Pyrite (Apr 22, 2014 10:30 AM)

Low Intensity Conduction States in FeS2: Implications for Absorption, Open-Circuit Voltage and Surface Recombination (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

Surface State Mitigation in Iron Pyrite Using Inorganic Capping Films (Apr 22, 2014 11:15 AM)

Novel Solution Process for Fabricating Ultra-Thin-Film Absorber Layers in Fe2SiS4 and Fe2GeS4 Photovoltaics (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

Experimental Considerations for the Use of Fe2GeS4 Nanocrystals in Photovoltaics (Apr 22, 2014 11:45 AM)

Optimal Sunlight Harvesting in Photovoltaics and Photosynthesis (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

Rapid Development of Novel Photovoltaic Materials: The Computational Component (Apr 22, 2014 01:45 PM)

Layered A2BB’O6 Perovskite Oxides with Low Band Gaps and Highly Dispersive Band Edges (Apr 22, 2014 02:15 PM)

Accelerating Performance Improvements in Earth-Abundant Thin-Film Photovoltaic Devices (Apr 22, 2014 02:30 PM)

A New Allotrope of Silicon with a Quasidirect Band Gap for Solar Energy Conversion Technologies (Apr 22, 2014 03:00 PM)

Heterojunction Interface Design for Earth Abundant Photovoltaic Devices (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

Atomic Layer Deposited GaO Buffer Layers for Higher-Efficiency CuO Thin-Film Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 04:00 PM)

Improving SnS/Zn(O,S) Solar Cell Performance Through an Oxidized Passivation Layer at the SnS Surface (Apr 22, 2014 04:15 PM)

Design Principles of Advanced Thin Film Solar Cells Deduced from a Comparison of Established and Novel Absorber Materials (Apr 22, 2014 04:30 PM)

Photoluminescence in CZTS: Polycrystalline vs Epitaxially-Grown Materials (Apr 23, 2014 08:30 AM)

Understanding Carrier Dynamics in Cu2ZnSn(S,Se)4 Using Time-Resolved Terahertz Spectroscopy (Apr 23, 2014 08:45 AM)

Temperature Dependence of Photoluminescence Dynamics in CuZnSnS Single Crystals (Apr 23, 2014 09:00 AM)

Defect and Defect Complexes in Earth-Abundant Kesterite Cu2ZnSnS4 and Cu2ZnSnSe4 (Apr 23, 2014 09:15 AM)

Defect Formation Enthalpy of Cu2ZnSnS4 and Cu2ZnSnSe4 Revisited: A Possible Explanation for Experimentally Observed Low Open Circuit Voltage in CZTS-Based Solar Cells (Apr 23, 2014 09:30 AM)

Evaluation of Photovoltaic Materials within the Cu-Sn-S Family (Apr 23, 2014 10:15 AM)

Earth-Abundant Inorganic Materials for Photovoltaic Conversion: Design and Potential (Apr 23, 2014 10:30 AM)

Morphology Control of CuSnS Photovoltaic Absorbers for Enhanced Solar Cell Performance (Apr 23, 2014 11:00 AM)

Nanostructured Copper Iron Sulfide Solar Light Absorbers (Apr 23, 2014 11:15 AM)

Overflux Growth Approach to High-Quality CuSbS2 Thin Films for Photovoltaic Absorber Applications (Apr 23, 2014 11:30 AM)

Device Characteristics of CZTSSe Solar Cells with 12.6% Power Conversion Efficiency (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

Strategies for Improving the Conversion Efficiency of Electrochemically Deposited CZTSSe Thin Film Solar Cells (Apr 23, 2014 01:45 PM)

8.6% Full Solution-Processed Cu2ZnSn(S,Se)4 Device Through Elemental Distribution Control of Selenized Nanocrystal Films (Apr 23, 2014 02:00 PM)

Efficiency Enhancement Effects of CuZnSn(SSe) (0≤y≤1) Based Solar Cells Under Low Illumination Conditions (Apr 23, 2014 02:15 PM)

Vacuum Deposited Polycrystalline and Epitaxial Copper Zinc Tin Sulfide (CZTS) Thin Films and Solar Cells (Apr 23, 2014 02:30 PM)

DOE SunShot: Sustaining Innovation and Revitalizing Competitiveness (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

Evaluation and Design of Photoelectrochemical Materials from First Principles (Apr 24, 2014 08:30 AM)

High-Throughput Combinatorial Synthesis and Discovery of Earth Abundant Transition Metal Oxynitride Photo-Absorbers (Apr 24, 2014 09:00 AM)

Dynamics of Metal Oxides for Water Splitting Using Time Domain Spectroscopy (Apr 24, 2014 09:15 AM)

Developing Indium-Free High Performance Transparent Contacts for Photovoltaics (Apr 24, 2014 10:00 AM)

Identification and Design of Low Hole Effective Mass p-Type Transparent Conducting Oxides Through High-Throughput Computing (Apr 24, 2014 10:30 AM)

Origin of p-Type Conductivity in ZnMO (M=Co, Rh, Ir) Spinels (Apr 24, 2014 10:45 AM)

Strain Effects on the Band Gap, Optical Properties and Transport in the Perovskite Transparent Conductors SrSnO3 and BaSnO3 (Apr 24, 2014 11:00 AM)

Sulfide and Oxide-Sulfide Combinatorial Libraries by Co-Sputtering with an Atomic Sulfur Source (Apr 24, 2014 11:15 AM)

All-Oxide Photovoltaics: A Combinatorial Material Science Study (Apr 24, 2014 01:30 PM)

Pathway Towards High Efficiency Earth-Abundant Photovoltaics: Achieving a High 10 μs Minority Carrier Lifetime in Cuprous Oxide by Bulk Defect Engineering (Apr 24, 2014 02:00 PM)

Interface Stoichiometry Control and Characterization of CuO/Zn-IV Heterojunctions for Photovoltaic Devices (Apr 24, 2014 02:15 PM)

The Effect of Hydrogen in RF-Sputtered Copper Oxide Thin Films (Apr 24, 2014 02:30 PM)

Non-Equilibrium Phase Map, Optical and Electrical Properties of Cu-Zn-O Alloys (Apr 24, 2014 02:45 PM)

Band Alignment and Device Properties of II-VI/ZnP Heterojunction Photovoltaics (Apr 24, 2014 03:30 PM)

Formation and Characterization of ZnSnP2 Thin Films by Phosphidation (Apr 24, 2014 03:45 PM)

Absorber Band Gap Tuning via Disorder in ZnSnN2 and Grain Size-Dependence of Mobility and Band Gap of the Transparent Conductor CdO (Apr 24, 2014 04:00 PM)

Electronic Characterization of ZnSnN2 (Apr 24, 2014 04:30 PM)

Bipolar Doping Control in Sputter-Deposited Cu3N Thin Films as a Function of Growth Conditions (Apr 24, 2014 04:45 PM)

Synthesis and Processing of Cu2ZnSnS4 Nanoparticle Inks for Thin Film Solar Cells (Apr 25, 2014 08:15 AM)

Epitaxial Growth Studies of CuZnSn(Se,S) (Apr 25, 2014 08:30 AM)

Short Range Order, Long Range Order, and Thermodynamic Stability of Disordered (Cu,Zn,Sn)S Alloys (Apr 25, 2014 08:45 AM)

An EXAFS Analysis of Copper-Based Ternary and Quaternary Materials for Extremely Thin Absorber Layer (Apr 25, 2014 09:00 AM)

Thermal Treatments of Reactively-Sputtered CuZnSnS Precursors Studied Using Soft and Hard X-Ray Spectroscopies (Apr 25, 2014 09:15 AM)

Development of Earth-Abundant CZTS Thin Film Solar Cells with Sulfurization Technique (Apr 25, 2014 09:30 AM)

Structural Investigations of Cu2ZnSnSe4 in the Bulk and at Interfaces Using X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy (Apr 25, 2014 10:30 AM)

Impact of Sn(S,Se) Secondary Phases in CuZnSn(S,Se) Solar Cells: Development of a Simple Chemical Route for Their Selective Removal and Absorber Surface Passivation (Apr 25, 2014 10:45 AM)

Defect Chemistry and Diffusion in Thin-Film CuZnSnSe and CuZnSnS (Apr 25, 2014 11:00 AM)

Raman Scattering Structural Assessment of CuZnSnS Photovoltaic Grade Films: Quantitative Evaluation of Disorder Effects in the Kesterite Structure (Apr 25, 2014 11:15 AM)

Surface and Interface Properties of the Photovoltaic Material CuZnSnSe (Apr 25, 2014 11:30 AM)

Sessions Included:

Field Effect Frequency-tunable Epsilon-near-zero Metamaterial in the Visible (May 05, 2014 04:00 PM)

Microstructure of High Dose, Self-Ion Irradiated F-M Alloys (Apr 22, 2014 08:00 AM)

Effect of Elastic Fields on Brownian Motion of Nano-Defects in Ion-Irradiated BCC Metals (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

Chromium Effect on the Microstructural Evolution in Ion Irradiated Fe-Cr Alloys (Apr 22, 2014 09:00 AM)

Dislocation-Grain Boundary Interactions in Irradiated Stainless Steels (Apr 22, 2014 09:15 AM)

Interstitial-Type Defects in Metals Revisited by Ab Initio Calculations (Apr 22, 2014 09:30 AM)

Stability of Y-Ti-O Phases of ODS Ferritic Steels after Neutron Irradiation: X-Ray Diffraction and Absorption Analyses at Synchrotron (Apr 22, 2014 10:30 AM)

He Irradiation Effects in Oxide-Dispersion-Strengthened (ODS) Ferritic Alloy Under Fusion Relevant Conditions (Apr 22, 2014 10:45 AM)

Stable Storage of Helium in Nanometer-Scale Interfacial Platelets (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

Fabrication and Mechanical Properties of Helium Implanted Metallic Glass, Fe, and Metallic Glass/Fe Nanostructures (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

Atom Probe Tomography Study of Inter and Intragranular Segregation in Nanostructured 316L Austenitic Stainless Steel Under Irradiation (Apr 22, 2014 11:45 AM)

Prospects for Improved Radiation Resistance Using Bulk Metallic Glasses and High Entropy Alloys (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

IAEA Coordinated Research on Accelerator-Based Simulation of Radiation Damage of Structural Materials for Nuclear Applications (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

ALIX@GANIL: In-Situ XRD of Heavy Ion Irradiated Materials (Apr 22, 2014 02:30 PM)

Effects of Ionization on Irradiation Damage in Ceramics (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

In-Situ Annealing of Self-Ion Irradiation Damage in Tungsten (Apr 22, 2014 04:00 PM)

In-Situ Measurements of Irradiation-Induced Creep in Nanocrystalline and Amorphous Alloys (Apr 22, 2014 04:15 PM)

Advanced Barrier Layers for Use under Extreme Corrosion and Irradiation Conditions (Apr 22, 2014 04:45 PM)

On the Ihermodynamics and Radiation Effects on YSZ Nanocrystals (Apr 23, 2014 08:15 AM)

Phase Stability of Complex Oxides Under Swift Heavy Ion Irradiation (Apr 23, 2014 08:45 AM)

Investigation of Gd2Ti2O7 and La2Ti2O7 Response to Swift Heavy Ion Irradiation and Annealing (Apr 23, 2014 09:15 AM)

Swift Heavy Ion-Induced Decomposition and Phase Transformation in SnO2 (Apr 23, 2014 09:30 AM)

Atomic Structure and Evolution of the Defects in Irradiated Materials (Apr 23, 2014 10:15 AM)

Nanostructure of Metallic Particles in High Burn-Up Light Water Reactor Used Fuel (Apr 23, 2014 10:30 AM)

Characterisation of Helium-Implantation-Induced Changes in Tungsten for Fusion Applications (Apr 23, 2014 10:45 AM)

Multiscale Modeling of Defect Production and Clustering in UO2 (Apr 23, 2014 11:00 AM)

Nano-Scaled Transformation in Pyrochlores by Extreme Ionizing Irradiation within C Cluster and U Ion Tracks (Apr 23, 2014 11:30 AM)

Physical Response of Gold Nanoparticles to Ion Bombardment (Apr 23, 2014 01:45 PM)

A Wave Transparent Boundary Scheme for Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Shock Compression of Materials (Apr 23, 2014 02:15 PM)

Surface Impurities as Damage Initiators in Fused Silica Used for High Peak-Power Laser Systems (Apr 23, 2014 02:30 PM)

Shock Compression in Heterogeneous Carbonaceous Materials: Application to the Graphite/Diamond Transition in Meteorites (Apr 23, 2014 03:15 PM)

Structural Dynamics of Laser-Irradiated Gold Nanofilms (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

Ablation Characteristics Investigation of Glass Material During Femtosecond Laser Machining (Apr 23, 2014 04:00 PM)

Furthering the Understanding of Radiation Defect Dynamics via Pulsed-Ion-Beam Irradiation (Apr 23, 2014 04:15 PM)

Viscosity and Nucleation and Growth of Solidification Under Extreme Conditions (Apr 23, 2014 04:30 PM)

Response of a High-Entropy Alloy to Mechanical and Temperature Extremes (Apr 24, 2014 08:00 AM)

Mechanical Properties of Helium-Ion Implanted Tungstein and Tungstein-1%Rhenium (Apr 24, 2014 08:30 AM)

Temperature-Dependent Mechanical Properties of Aluminum Alloy/Ti2AlC Composites Prepared by Infiltration of Ti2AlC Foam with Molten Aluminum Alloy (Apr 24, 2014 08:45 AM)

Mechanical Behavior of Metal-Ceramic Nanolayered Composites (Apr 24, 2014 09:00 AM)

Understanding the Evolution of Mechanical Properties of Borosilicate Glasses Under Irradiation (Apr 24, 2014 10:15 AM)

Computational Modeling of Dislocation Patterns and Strain Hardening in Deformed Metals (Apr 24, 2014 10:30 AM)

Copper Grain Boundaries Under Continuous Vacancy Fluxes (Apr 24, 2014 11:00 AM)

Dislocation Interactions with Irradiation Produced Defects and with Grain Boundaries (Apr 24, 2014 11:15 AM)

Cracking in Brittle Materials During Nanoindentation: New Insights Gained from Cohesive Zone Finite Element Modeling (Apr 24, 2014 01:30 PM)

High Temperature Nanoindentation of Ion-Implanted Tungsten (Apr 24, 2014 02:00 PM)

Ferritic and ODS Steel Tensile Properties from the ATR NSUF - UCSB Irradiation (Apr 24, 2014 02:15 PM)

Exascale Co-Design for Materials in Extreme Environments (Apr 24, 2014 02:30 PM)

Modeling of Grain Boundary Embrittlement of α-Fe Due to Massive He Segregation (Apr 24, 2014 03:30 PM)

New In-Situ TEM Techniques for Investigating Deformation Mechanisms in Small Volumes (Apr 24, 2014 03:45 PM)

SCC Growth Rate Measurement and Surface Oxide Film Characterization on High SFE Austenitic Stainless Steels Under Simulated BWR Water Environment (Apr 24, 2014 04:15 PM)

Three-Dimensional Tomographic Characterization of Woven Ceramic Textile Composites Under In -Situ Loading at Ultrahigh Temperatures (Apr 24, 2014 04:30 PM)

Ultrasonic Hot Spots in Polymer Composites (Apr 24, 2014 04:45 PM)

Elastodynamic Simulations of Shock Loading of Aluminum (Apr 25, 2014 08:30 AM)

Atomically-Defined Indentation: Bridging the Length-Scale Gap with Simulations (Apr 25, 2014 09:00 AM)

Atomistic Simulation of Nanocrystalline Materials Under Tribological Sliding (Apr 25, 2014 09:15 AM)

Development of a Multi-Center Quantum Simulation Method for Materials Under Extreme Conditions (Apr 25, 2014 10:15 AM)

High Entropy Alloys, A New Class of Structural Materials: What Are They, Why Do They Form, How Do We Predict Them and How Many of Them Are Likely to Exist? (Apr 25, 2014 10:30 AM)

Resolving the Phase Transformation Pathways of Germanium Under Pressure: The Role of Shear versus Hydrostatic Stress (Apr 25, 2014 11:00 AM)

Sessions Included:

Characterization of Fine-Grain Layer in Printed Double-Layered CZTSSe PV Devices (May 09, 2014 02:00 PM)

Engineered Multi-Carrier Interactions in Semiconductor Nanocrystals for Light Emitting Diodes and Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

Optimization of Bi-Exciton Binding Energy in CdSe/CdTe Core/Shell M.E.G. Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 09:00 AM)

Carrier Multiplications in Semiconductor Quantum Dots: New Strategy to Design Next Generation Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 09:15 AM)

Exciton Migration and Dissociation in Conjugated Molecular Materials (Apr 22, 2014 09:30 AM)

Charge Generation and Recombination in OPV Devices: Effect of Active Layer Materials and Processing (Apr 22, 2014 10:00 AM)

Designer Nanocrystal Electronic and Optoelectronic Materials Through Controlled Coupling and Doping (Apr 22, 2014 10:45 AM)

Optoelectronic Properties of Type II CdTe-CuTe Nano-Heterostructures with Excitonic and Plasmonic Properties (Apr 22, 2014 11:15 AM)

Ultrafast Electrical Properties of Photoexcited Silicon Nanostructures (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

Small Bright Charged Colloidal Quantum Dots (Apr 22, 2014 11:45 AM)

Designing Molecules for Solar Energy Conversion (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

The Role of CT Excitation on Efficient Photoelectric Conversion in Donor-Acceptor-Type Polymer Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

Chain Conformation Dependence of 2D Exciton Coupling in P3HT Nanofibers (Apr 22, 2014 02:15 PM)

Using Nanostructures to Orient Molecules in Polymer-Based Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 02:30 PM)

Understanding Charge Generation at the Hybrid Interface in Polymer:Metal Oxide Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 03:00 PM)

Three-Dimensional Si-Based Platforms for Energy Applications: Hierarchical Integration of Organic Materials (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

Subwavelength Spectrum Splitting for Low-Cost Highly Efficient Photovoltaics (Apr 22, 2014 04:00 PM)

Complete Model of Carbon Nanotube Solar Cell Structure- and Chemistry-Dependent Operation (Apr 22, 2014 04:15 PM)

Enhancing the Light-Matter Interactions in Radial p-n Junction Core-Shell Nanowire Solar Cells above the Planar Junction Limit for Highly Efficient Semiconductor Nanowire Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 04:30 PM)

Broadband Super-Absorption in Sparse Arrays of III-V Nanowire Arrays for Photoelectrochemical and Photovoltaic Applications (Apr 22, 2014 04:45 PM)

Single and Double Heterojunction Nanorods for Photovoltaics and Optoelectronics (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

Single-Quantum-Dot Spectroscopy of Individual CdSe/CdS Nanocrystals with Controlled Interfacial Alloying (Apr 23, 2014 02:00 PM)

3D Printed Quantum Dot LEDs (Apr 23, 2014 02:15 PM)

Au-Polymer Core-Shell Nanoparticles for Highly Efficient and Air Stable Organic Electronic Devices (Apr 23, 2014 02:30 PM)

Theoretical Study of Carrier Recombination near V-Defect Formed in InGaN/GaN Quantum Well (Apr 23, 2014 02:45 PM)

Correlation of Fluorescence Spectroscopy and Z-STEM for Individual Semiconductor Nanocrystals (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

Incorporation of Multiple Heterojunctions in Nanorods for Optoelectronic Applications (Apr 23, 2014 03:45 PM)

The Limiting Efficiency of Photonic Crystal and Nanowire Solar Cells (Apr 23, 2014 04:00 PM)

Luminescent Mn-Doped Zinc Chalcogenide Nanocrystals via Cation Exchange (Apr 23, 2014 04:15 PM)

Investigating Amplified Spontaneous Emission Processes in Alloyed Semiconductor Nanocrystals within a Microfluidic Waveguide (Apr 23, 2014 04:30 PM)

The Role of Strain and Defects on Band Alignment and Optical Properties in GaSb/GaAs Quantum Dots (Apr 23, 2014 04:45 PM)

GaAs Nanowire-Based Heterostructures for Photonics Applications (Apr 24, 2014 08:00 AM)

GaAs Nanowire Solar Cells with Axial Junction (Apr 24, 2014 08:30 AM)

Engineering of Metal Oxide Nanowires by Flame Synthesis for Efficient Photoelectrochemical Water Splitting (Apr 24, 2014 08:45 AM)

Solution Phase Synthesis and Solar to Fuel Conversion of Compositionally Tunable In(x)Ga(1-x)P Nanowires (Apr 24, 2014 09:15 AM)

Quantitative Attachment of Transition Metal Ions to the Surface of Anatase TiO2 Nanorods (Apr 24, 2014 09:30 AM)

Spatially Resolved Carrier Dynamics in Silicon Nanowires Observed by Femtosecond Pump-Probe Microscopy (Apr 24, 2014 10:15 AM)

Strain Enabled Photovoltaics (Apr 24, 2014 10:45 AM)

Direct Measurement of Charge Separation and Carrier Dynamics at Interfaces, Surfaces, and Junctions in Semiconductors at the Nanoscale (Apr 24, 2014 11:00 AM)

Three-Dimensional Atomic Layer Epitaxy: GaP Nucleation in MOCVD Growth on Si Microwires for Photovoltaic Applications (Apr 24, 2014 11:15 AM)

Solar Cells Based on Defect-Free InP Nanowires (Apr 24, 2014 11:30 AM)

Silicon Nanowires with Passivated Axial p-i-n Junctions for Photovoltaic Applications (Apr 24, 2014 11:45 AM)

Solar Photoconversion to Photovoltaic Electricity and Solar Fuels: Forty Years of History, Progress, New Concepts, and Prognosis (Apr 24, 2014 01:30 PM)

Valence Band Photoelectron Spectroscopy of PbS Quantum Dots (Apr 24, 2014 02:00 PM)

Turning On and Off Plasmonic Modes in Semiconductor Excitonic Systems and the Effects on Photovoltaic Performance (Apr 24, 2014 02:15 PM)

Pt-Decorated CdSe/CdS Octapod Nanocrystals for Photocatalysis (Apr 24, 2014 02:30 PM)

Light Powered Electric Double-Layer Tuning For Desalination Using Nanostructure Arrays in Silicon Solar Cells (Apr 24, 2014 02:45 PM)

Semiconductor Nanocrystal Quantum Dots: From Spectroscopy to Devices (Apr 24, 2014 03:30 PM)

The Possibility and Implications of Dynamic Nanoparticle Surfaces (Apr 24, 2014 04:00 PM)

Charge Carrier Dynamics in Au/CdS Core/Shell Nanocrystals (Apr 24, 2014 04:15 PM)

Light-Directed Growth of Complex Three-Dimensional Nanostructures in Photoresponsive Chalcogenide Films: Comparison of Nanophotonic Models and Experiments (Apr 24, 2014 04:30 PM)

3D Inverse Opal Structures for Photoelectrochemical Applications (Apr 25, 2014 08:15 AM)

Multiple Plasmonic Effects on Photocurrent Generation for Organic Solar Cell Applications (Apr 25, 2014 08:45 AM)

All-Silicon Spherical-Mie-Resonator Photodiode with Spectral Response in the Infrared Region (Apr 25, 2014 09:00 AM)

Manipulation of Broadband Photon Absorption in Organic Solar Cells via Plasmonic Size- and Shape-Controlled Metal Nanoparticles (Apr 25, 2014 09:15 AM)

Extending Spectral Conversion near the Band Edge Using Plasmon Induced Resonant Energy Transfer (Apr 25, 2014 09:30 AM)

Broadband Light Trapping in Thin-Film Silicon Solar Cells Using Dielectric Light Scattering Metasurfaces (Apr 25, 2014 09:45 AM)

Light Management in Nanopatterned Semiconductor Metasurfaces (Apr 25, 2014 10:15 AM)

Broadband Omnidirectional Antireflection in Nanostructured Silicon Surfaces (Apr 25, 2014 10:45 AM)

Efficient Light Absorption Modulation in Ge Nanostructures Embedded in SIO2 (Apr 25, 2014 11:00 AM)

Nanohole Structuring of Hydrogenated Amorphous Silicon for Photovoltaic Applications (Apr 25, 2014 11:15 AM)

Tuning the Fermi Level and the Kinetics of Surface States of TiO2 Nanorods (Apr 25, 2014 11:30 AM)

Tunable Dual Mode Electrochromic Switching in Doped TiO2 Nanocrystals (Apr 25, 2014 11:45 AM)

Sessions Included:

Mentoring Students at Research Universities (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

Mentoring and Coaching Women and URMs in STEM Fields (Apr 22, 2014 09:00 AM)

Survive and Thrive: Guidance for Untenured Faculty (Apr 22, 2014 10:00 AM)

Enabling the Benefits of Diversity Through Mentoring (Apr 22, 2014 10:30 AM)

Mentoring and Pipelining Future Materials Scientists and Engineers (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

CLEAR Opportunities: Technical Writing and Communication for Engineering Students (Apr 22, 2014 11:15 AM)

Promoting Undergraduate Success through Structured Graduate Mentorship (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

Materials Science Research to Open Doors for Economically Disadvantaged High School Students: The ACS Project SEED Program at Clark Atlanta University (Apr 22, 2014 11:45 AM)

Holistic Approach to Training and Mentoring of Next-Generation Materials Scientists (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

International Exposure and Collaboration as Tools for Education and Career Development (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

Entrepreneurship - The Endless Frontier (Apr 22, 2014 03:00 PM)

Mentoring for Successful Material Science/Engineering Based Careers beyond Academic Research (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

BREWing Up Ideas for Research-Based MSE Educational Activities (Apr 22, 2014 04:00 PM)

Boulder School in Condensed Matter and Materials Physics (Apr 22, 2014 04:15 PM)

Preparing the Next Generation of Material Scientists (Apr 22, 2014 04:30 PM)

Advancing Graduate Education and Research in the Chemical Sciences (Apr 23, 2014 08:15 AM)

The Molecularium® Project - Creating Media for Stealth Education (Apr 23, 2014 08:45 AM)

Chemical Reactions as Petite Rendezvous: The Use of Metaphor in Materials Science Education (Apr 23, 2014 09:45 AM)

Understanding Nanotechnology Through Material Science (Apr 23, 2014 10:00 AM)

Evolution of Material Science Content in a NanoScience Technologist Program (Apr 23, 2014 10:30 AM)

Improving Materials Selection in a Mechanical Engineering Capstone Course (Apr 23, 2014 10:45 AM)

Ferrofluid for In-Flow Environmental Remediation: A High School Classroom-Compatible Demonstration (Apr 23, 2014 11:00 AM)

Thermoelectric Material Synthesis and Characterization in Upper-Level Undergraduate Laboratory Classes (Apr 23, 2014 11:15 AM)

Educational Offsprings of the Crystallography Open Database and Their Usage in Interdisciplinary College Education (Apr 23, 2014 11:30 AM)

MRS Materials Outreach for Rural Education: Hands-On Science to Excite Young Minds (Apr 23, 2014 11:45 AM)

Sessions Included:

Photocathodes for Water Splitting Using Controlled Surface Oxidation of a-Brass (May 12, 2014 02:00 PM)

Density Functional Simulations of the Recrystallization of Ge2Sb2Te5: Further Insight on the Crystallite Growth and Memory Effect (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

First-Principles Simulations of Crystallization of AIST and Sb2Te (Apr 22, 2014 09:00 AM)

Dynamical Heterogeneity of Supercooled Liquid GeTe (Apr 22, 2014 10:00 AM)

Molecular Dynamics Simulation of Crystallization in Amorphous GeTe (Apr 22, 2014 10:30 AM)

Crystallization Dynamics of Amorphous Antimony (Apr 22, 2014 10:45 AM)

Density Functional Simulations of Ge2Sb2Te5 Recrystallization Under Uniaxial Stress (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

Pressure-Induced Amorphous GeSbTe Retention Investigated by X-Ray Diffraction (Apr 22, 2014 11:15 AM)

The Effect of Ta Interface on the Crystallization of Amorphous Phase Change Material Thin Films (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

Short Pulse Laser Induced Switching of Phase Change Materials (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

Ultrafast Terahertz Field Driven Response of Phase Change Materials (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

Ultrafast Snapshots of Phonons in Motion: Free Electron Laser Probing of Ultrafast Laser Induced Atomic Rearrangements in GeSbTe (Apr 22, 2014 02:15 PM)

Promises and Challenges of Ge2Sb2Te5 Sub-Picosecond Resolution Structural Dynamics Probed Using the SACLA Free Electron Laser (Apr 22, 2014 03:15 PM)

The Role of Disorder on Electronic and Structural Phase Transitions in Phase Change Materials (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

Electrical Wind Force-Driven and Dislocation-Templated Amorphization in Phase-Change Materials (Apr 22, 2014 04:00 PM)

Switching Studies on Ion-Irradiated Crystalline Nanowire Phase-Change Memory: Improving the Power-Efficiency of Defect-Templated Amorphization Strategy (Apr 22, 2014 04:30 PM)

Modeling of Phase Change Memory Devices Using a Dynamic Crystal Density Approach (Apr 22, 2014 04:45 PM)

The Evolution of PRAM Technology and Applications (Apr 23, 2014 08:30 AM)

Effect of Baseline Voltage on the Set Dynamics of Phase Change Memory Devices (Apr 23, 2014 09:00 AM)

Thermal Transport in Phase Change Memory Materials (Apr 23, 2014 09:15 AM)

Crystal Growth in GeSb Thin Films and Electrical and Structural Characterization of PRAM Line Cells (Apr 23, 2014 10:15 AM)

Probing the Crystal Growth Velocity of Melt-Quenched Phase-Change Materials within a Memory Cell (Apr 23, 2014 10:45 AM)

A Platform for Studying the Scaling of a Phase Change Material Memory Bit (Apr 23, 2014 11:00 AM)

Role of Inelastic Electron-Phonon Scattering in Ultra-Scaled Phase Change Material Nanostructures (Apr 23, 2014 11:15 AM)

Electrochemical Preparation of Nanostructured Phase Change Random Access Memory Devices (Apr 23, 2014 11:30 AM)

Stoichiometric GaSb - A Candidate for Fast and Pb-Free Soldering Reflow Complying Phase-Change Memory (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

GaSb-Based Phase Change Alloys as Candidates for Phase Change Memory (Apr 23, 2014 01:45 PM)

Phase Transition in GaSb Alloys: Phase Segregation and Mass Density Change (Apr 23, 2014 02:00 PM)

Ab-Initio Molecular-Dynamics Simulations of Ga-Sb Phase-Change Materials (Apr 23, 2014 02:15 PM)

Material Engineering for New Phase Change Memory Applications (Apr 23, 2014 03:00 PM)

TEM Study of the Low Resistance State in GST Ge Rich and N Doped PRAM Devices (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

Unified Modeling of Electrically Induced Crystallization in the Filamentary Regime of Phase Change Memory Devices (Apr 23, 2014 03:45 PM)

Modeling Microstructural Evolution During Multi-Level Switching in Ge2Sb2Te5 from Electrical Characterization (Apr 23, 2014 04:00 PM)

Relaxation in Phase Change Memory Cells (Apr 23, 2014 04:15 PM)

High Speed, High Temperature Electrical Characterization of Meta-Stable Phases and Crystallization Dynamics of GeSbTe (Apr 23, 2014 04:45 PM)

The Impact of Disorder on Transport in Crystalline Phase Change Materials (Apr 24, 2014 08:30 AM)

Chemical Bonding in Solid Phase-Change Materials: New Theories and New Tools (Apr 24, 2014 08:45 AM)

Importance of Dispersion Forces for the Simulation of Amorphous Phase Change Materials (Apr 24, 2014 09:00 AM)

Ab-Initio Study on the Vibrational Properties of Layered Telluride Materials (Apr 24, 2014 09:15 AM)

High-Pressure Raman Spectroscopy of Phase-Change Materials (Apr 24, 2014 09:30 AM)

Micro-Raman Spectroscopy of Laser Cycling Induced Changes in PVD GST-225 (Apr 24, 2014 09:45 AM)

GeTe: A Prototypical Ferroelectric Rashba Semiconductor (Apr 24, 2014 10:30 AM)

Growth of Quasi-Single-Crystalline GeTe Films on Si(111)-(√3×√3)R30°-Sb (Apr 24, 2014 11:00 AM)

Evidence for Topological Band Inversion of the Phase Change Material GeSbTe (Apr 24, 2014 11:15 AM)

Influence of Surface Reconstructions on the Deposition of Sb2Te3 on Si(111) (Apr 24, 2014 11:30 AM)

Structure and Electronic Properties of Amorphous AsS2 and AsS2/Ag: First Steps Towards Simulation of Ionic Memory (Apr 24, 2014 11:45 AM)

Theoretical and Experimental Understanding of Charge-Injection GeTe/Sb2Te3 Superlattice Phase Change Memory (Apr 24, 2014 01:30 PM)

Magnetization and Spintronics Application of Interfacial Phase Change Memory (iPCM) (Apr 24, 2014 02:00 PM)

Ab-Initio Calculations and Experimental Studies of [(SiTe)x/(Sb2Te3)y]z Interfacial Phase Change Memory (Apr 24, 2014 02:15 PM)

Phase Change Materials for Bio-Inspired Computing (Apr 24, 2014 03:00 PM)

Emerging Resistive Memory Technologies for Neuromorphic Systems (Apr 24, 2014 03:30 PM)

Phase Change Material Memristor for Boolean Logic Operations (Apr 24, 2014 04:00 PM)

Electrically Tunable GeSbTe Resistors Independent of the Temperature for Reconfigurable High Precision Electronics (Apr 24, 2014 04:15 PM)

Sessions Included:

Swellable, Water-Tolerant Polymer Sponges for CO Capture (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

Design and Synthesis of Nitrogen-doped Mesoporous Carbon for Selective Post-Combustion CO2 Capture (Apr 22, 2014 09:00 AM)

Nanoporous Materials Chemistry for CO2 Capture and Separation (Apr 22, 2014 09:15 AM)

Membrane-Based Approaches to Separation of Carbon Dioxide (Apr 22, 2014 10:15 AM)

Polymeric Adsorbents for CO2 Capture with Tunable Ultra-Microporosity and Mesoporosity (Apr 22, 2014 10:45 AM)

Porous Organic Polymers for Applications in Carbon Dioxide Capture and Conversion (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

Covalent Molecular Network Monoliths with Reticulated Nanoporous Channels for Efficient Carbon Dioxide Separation (Apr 22, 2014 11:15 AM)

Rubbery Organic Frameworks-ROFs-Tuning the Gaz-Diffusion through Dynameric Membranes (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

MicroVaSCular Materials for Carbon Release Using Waste Heat (Apr 22, 2014 11:45 AM)

Post-Spinning Infusion of Polymeric Amines into Hollow Fiber Silica-Polymer Sorbents for Carbon Dioxide Capture (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

Preferential CO2 Separation over H2 with Poly(amidoamine) Dendrimer Containing Polymeric Membranes (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

Advanced Materials and Membranes for Gas Separations (Apr 22, 2014 02:15 PM)

Functionalized Polymer Membranes for Mixed-Gas CO2/CH4 Separation (Apr 22, 2014 02:45 PM)

Membrane Materials for Carbon Capture (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

CO2 Separation by a Frees-Standing Giant Nanomembrane (Apr 22, 2014 04:00 PM)

High Temperature Polymer-Based Hollow Fiber Membranes for Hydrogen Separation and Carbon Dioxide Capture from Synthesis Gas (Apr 22, 2014 04:15 PM)

Imidazole-Based Solvents and Membranes for CO2 Capture Applications (Apr 22, 2014 04:45 PM)

Porous Platform MOFs for Testing Ideas about Carbon Capture (Apr 23, 2014 08:30 AM)

Enhanced Selective CO2 Adsorption on Polyamine/Metal-Organic Frameworks Composites (Apr 23, 2014 09:00 AM)

Putting the Squeeze on CO2 with Narrow Pore Metal-Organic Materials (Apr 23, 2014 09:15 AM)

Efficient Air Separations with MOFs for CO2 Capture via Oxy-Fuel Combustion (Apr 23, 2014 09:45 AM)

Novel Method for Evaluating CO2 Capture Materials (Apr 23, 2014 10:30 AM)

Post-Combustion CO2 Capture in Zirconium Porous Frameworks (Apr 23, 2014 11:00 AM)

Environmental CO2 Capture by Amyloid Fibers and Amino-Functionalized Metal-Organic Frameworks (Apr 23, 2014 11:15 AM)

Improved Data Comparison Method for High Pressure Sorption Isotherms (Apr 23, 2014 11:45 AM)

Carbon Dioxide Capture in Metal-Organic Frameworks (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

In-Silico Screening of Adsorbents and Membranes for Carbon Capture (Apr 23, 2014 02:00 PM)

Barriers and Promise for Coordination Polymer Sorbents (Apr 23, 2014 02:15 PM)

Atomic-Scale Modeling of Gas Capture and Storage in Metal-Organic Frameworks: From Empirical Correlations to First-Principles Calculations (Apr 23, 2014 02:45 PM)

Synthesis and Characterization of Amine-Grafted Metal-Organic Frameworks for CO2 Capture (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

Making Water Stable Metal Organic Frameworks for CO2 Capture (Apr 23, 2014 03:45 PM)

Co-Adsorption of CO2, H2O, O2, CH4, N2 Adsorption in MOF-74 (Mg, Ni, Co) (Apr 23, 2014 04:15 PM)

Computational Carbon Capture (Apr 24, 2014 08:30 AM)

High-Throughput Multicomponent Adsorption Analysis of Metal-Organic Frameworks for Post-Combustion Carbon Dioxide Capture (Apr 24, 2014 09:00 AM)

Rational Design of Advanced Functional Porous Materials for CO2 Capture and Chemical Fixation (Apr 24, 2014 09:15 AM)

A Hemoglobin for CO2: Designing Small Molecules to Bind Carbon Dioxide via Chelate Cooperativity (Apr 24, 2014 09:45 AM)

Metal-Organic Frameworks from Design Strategies to Applications (Apr 24, 2014 10:30 AM)

Large-Scale Computational Screening of Novel Compounds for Carbon Capture and Storage (Apr 24, 2014 11:00 AM)

Design of New Ionic Liquid-Based Polymer and Composite Materials for CO/Light Gas Separations (Apr 24, 2014 11:15 AM)

One-Atom-Thin Membrane for Separation of CO2 (Apr 24, 2014 01:30 PM)

Selective Gas Transport through Graphene and Graphene Oxide Membranes Engineering by Various Stacking Applications (Apr 24, 2014 01:45 PM)

Preparation of Porous Carbon Nanofiber Based on Electrospun Polyvinylidene Fluoride for Novel CO Adsorbent (Apr 24, 2014 02:00 PM)

Understanding CO2 and SO2 Capture in Aligned Carbon Nanotube Arrays (Apr 24, 2014 02:15 PM)

Structuring of AlPOs and Zeolite Powders into Hierarchically Porous CO2 Adsorbents (Apr 24, 2014 03:15 PM)

Carbon Capture Properties of a One-Dimensional Nanoporous Octahedral Molecular Sieve (Apr 24, 2014 03:30 PM)

CO2 Absorption and Desorption of Calcium Oxide/Carbonate under Dry and Humid Conditions Studied by TG-MS (Apr 24, 2014 03:45 PM)

Scalable Synthesis of Meso-Macroporous Ceramic Particles as Host Materials of Adsorbents for CO2 Capture (Apr 24, 2014 04:00 PM)

Quantitative Three-Dimensional Compositional Analysis of Reacted Geologic Minerals with Supercritical Carbon Dioxide Using Atom-Probe Tomography (Apr 24, 2014 04:15 PM)

Sessions Included:

Toughening Mechanisms in the Impact-Resistant Stomatopod Dactyl Club (May 13, 2014 04:00 PM)

Visualizing Catalytic Reactions and Light-Matter Interactions in Bottom-up Plasmonic Materials and Metamaterials (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

Oriented DNA Assembly of Gold Nanorods for Biosensing and Dynamic Metamaterials (Apr 22, 2014 09:00 AM)

Design, Fabrication and Optical Characterization of a cm-Scale, Ordered, Bi-Pyramidal Gold Nanopillar Array Embedded in a Transparent and Flexible Substrate (Apr 22, 2014 09:15 AM)

Chemical Design and Assembly of Plasmonic Nanocrystal Building Blocks for NIR Applications (Apr 22, 2014 09:30 AM)

3D Nanophotonics Through Self-Assembly and Directed Solidification of Eutectics (Apr 22, 2014 10:30 AM)

Plasmon Coupled Hybrid Semiconductor Nanowires: Synthesis and Applications (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

Fabrication of Substrate-Based Au-Ag Nanocages via Galvanic Replacement Reactions (Apr 22, 2014 11:15 AM)

Synthesis of 2D Spherical Periodic and Aperiodic Nanoparticle Arrays via Au-Enhanced Oxidation of Silicon (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

Synthesis and Characterization of AgFeS2 Nanowires for Photovoltaics Applications (Apr 22, 2014 11:45 AM)

Substrate Conformal Imprint Lithography in Nanophotonic Applications (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

Nano-Imprinted Colloidal Metal Organic Frameworks-Based Diffraction Gratings for Selective Sensing Applications (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

Light Trapping Structures Fabricated by Low Cost and Scalable Techniques (Apr 22, 2014 02:15 PM)

Surface Plasmon Resonance in Elastomeric Metal-Polymer Nanocomposites Fabricated by Supersonic Cluster Beam Implantation (Apr 22, 2014 02:30 PM)

M13 Virus Based SERS Nanoprobe for Quantitative Detection of Antigen (Apr 22, 2014 02:45 PM)

Plasmonic Interferometry: Physics and Applications (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

Probing Coherent and Incoherent Radiation from Semiconductor and Plasmonic Nanostructures and Surfaces (Apr 22, 2014 04:00 PM)

Plasmonic Properties of Conductively and Capacitively Coupled Nanowire Dimers Investigated by Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy (Apr 22, 2014 04:15 PM)

Independent Tuning of Surface Plasmon Energy, Extinction Coefficient and Scattering Cross-Section via Compositionally and Architecturally Complex Nanorods (Apr 22, 2014 04:30 PM)

All-Optical Control of THz Plasmonic Surfaces (Apr 22, 2014 04:45 PM)

2D Materials for Active Control of Plasmons and Light-matter Interactions (Apr 23, 2014 08:30 AM)

Phonon Polariton Coupling of Monolayer Boron Nitride and Graphene (Apr 23, 2014 09:00 AM)

Resonant Enhancement of Optical Absorption in Graphene Nanoresonators (Apr 23, 2014 09:15 AM)

Nanophotonics with SiC Surface Phonon Polaritons and Graphene Plasmons (Apr 23, 2014 09:30 AM)

Active Low-Loss Metasurfaces and Their Applications (Apr 23, 2014 10:30 AM)

Graphene Based Tunable Nanoantenna Devices (Apr 23, 2014 11:00 AM)

Graphene Enabled Hybrid Plasmonics and Sensors (Apr 23, 2014 11:15 AM)

Graphene-Antenna for Tunable Photodetector and Transistor (Apr 23, 2014 11:45 AM)

Steerable Plasmonic Point-to-Point Nanoantenna Link (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

Asymmetric Light Absorption and Reflection in Nanostructured Photonic Materials (Apr 23, 2014 02:00 PM)

Infrared Metallodielectic Metamaterial with Broadband Absorption (Apr 23, 2014 02:15 PM)

One Dimensional Phased Antenna Arrays for Controlling Mode Coupling and Propagation in Optical Waveguides (Apr 23, 2014 02:30 PM)

Nanooptics in Subnanometric Plasmonic Gaps (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

Atomic Layer Lithography for High-Throughput Fabrication of Sub-1-nm Metallic Nanogap Structures (Apr 23, 2014 04:00 PM)

Mode Evolution in Plasmonic Metamolecules with Sub-nm Gaps (Apr 23, 2014 04:15 PM)

Polariton Interactions in an Organic Polariton Condensate (Apr 23, 2014 04:30 PM)

The Zero-Mode Waveguide: 10 Years Later (Apr 24, 2014 08:30 AM)

Quasiperiodic Concentrator for Absorption Enhancement in Thin Films (Apr 24, 2014 09:00 AM)

Plasmon-Enhanced Fluorescent Protein Emission Enables Super-Resolution Imaging in Live Cells (Apr 24, 2014 09:15 AM)

Active Transport of Virus-Like Analytes with Optofluidic Nanosensors for Rapid and Ultrasensitive Biodetection (Apr 24, 2014 09:30 AM)

Nanoplasmonic Coupled-Cavity-Antenna-Arrays and Applications to Significantly Enhancing Solar Cells, LEDs, Sensors, and Cathodes (Apr 24, 2014 10:30 AM)

Experimental Demonstration of Enhanced Photon Recycling via Angle Restriction in High-Quality GaAs Solar Cells (Apr 24, 2014 11:00 AM)

Plasmonics in Heat-Assisted Magnetic Recording (Apr 24, 2014 11:15 AM)

Characterization of Gold Thin Films and Nanostructures for Heat Assisted Magnetic Recording (Apr 24, 2014 11:45 AM)

Enhanced Light-Matter Interactions in Unconventional Nanocavities (Apr 24, 2014 01:30 PM)

Ultra-Narrow Band Absorbers Based on Surface Lattice Resonances in Nanostructured Metal Surfaces (Apr 24, 2014 02:00 PM)

Broadband Determination of Optical Constants via Plasmonic Interferometry (Apr 24, 2014 02:15 PM)

All-Optical, Non-Volatile Plasmonic Memory Effect in a Hybrid Metamaterial (Apr 24, 2014 02:30 PM)

Voltage Tuning of Plasmonic Absorbers by Indium Tin Oxide (Apr 24, 2014 02:45 PM)

Nanomechanical Transduction and Optical Forces in Plasmonic Systems (Apr 24, 2014 03:30 PM)

Superabsorbers with Minimized Scattering: How to Hide a Good Receiver (Apr 24, 2014 04:00 PM)

Plasmoelectric Potentials in Au Nano-Hole Arrays (Apr 24, 2014 04:15 PM)

Nano-Optics in Complex Media (Apr 24, 2014 04:30 PM)

Hybrid Plasmonic-Photonic Modes in Diffractive Arrays of Nanoparticles Coupled to Light-Emitting Waveguides (Apr 25, 2014 08:30 AM)

Plasmonic Metasurfaces for Advanced Sensing and Imaging (Apr 25, 2014 09:00 AM)

Dielectric Constant Contrast-Enabled Field Enhancement in Plasmonic Nanofocusing (Apr 25, 2014 09:15 AM)

Surface Enhanced Infrared Spectroscopy with Gold Strip Gratings (Apr 25, 2014 09:30 AM)

Infrared Resonant Antenna Probes for Tip-Enhanced Near-Field Microscopy (Apr 25, 2014 09:45 AM)

Fabrication and Characterization of Bowtie Antennas with Mechanically Tunable Gap Sizes Below 5 nm for Simultaneous Detection of Single-Molecule Emission and Raman Scattering (Apr 25, 2014 10:30 AM)

Silicon Nanocavities for Mie-Assisted Raman Scattering Amplification (Apr 25, 2014 11:00 AM)

Reconfigurable Plasmofluidic Lenses (Apr 25, 2014 11:15 AM)

Laser Induced Thermo-Graphically Printed Plasmonic Metal Nanoparticles on Different Functional Substrates and Their Applications in Plastic Electronics (Apr 25, 2014 11:30 AM)

Direct Embossing of Dense and Mesoporous Nanocrystalline TiO Sol-Gel Derived Films for 2D Photonic Crystals and Plasmonic Structures (Apr 25, 2014 11:45 AM)

Sessions Included:

Nanostructures and Hetero-Interfaces in Solid Oxide Fuel Cells: Essential for Performance (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

Dissimilar Oxide Interfaces to Accelerate Oxygen Reduction Kinetics (Apr 22, 2014 09:00 AM)

Nucleation and Growth of Secondary Phases on Electrochemically-Active, Perovskite-Oxide Surfaces (Apr 22, 2014 09:15 AM)

Strontium Influence on the Oxygen Electrocatalysis of Highly Oriented La2-xSrxNiO4±δ (0 ≤ XSr ≤ 1.0) Thin Films at Elevated Temperatures (Apr 22, 2014 09:30 AM)

Effect of Cation Nonstoichiometry on Surface Reactivity of LaCoO3 -Based Cathode (Apr 22, 2014 10:15 AM)

Fundamental Studies of Oxygen Surface Exchange on Model Thin Film (Sr,La)(Ti,Fe)O SOFC Cathodes: Role of Bulk and Surface Chemistry (Apr 22, 2014 10:45 AM)

Identifying, Visualizing and Modifying Reaction Pathways of Oxygen Reduction on Lanthanum Manganite (LSM) Model Electrodes (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

High Throughput Electrochemical Characterization of Thin Film Electrodes (Apr 22, 2014 11:15 AM)

Oxygen Electrocatalysis on Perovskites (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

Solid Oxide Fuel Cells Incorporating Correlated Electron Systems (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

Challenges in Implementation of Thin-Film Materials to Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

Yttria-Stabilized Zirconia Nanotube Electrolyte for Low-Temperature and High-Efficiency Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (Apr 22, 2014 02:15 PM)

Nanoscaling SOFC Electrodes - Boosting the Performance of Anode Supported Cells (Apr 22, 2014 02:30 PM)

Oxygen Exchange Kinetics of Thin Films Studied by Optical Absorption Relaxation (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

Strain-Driven Topotactic Oxidation in SrCoO (Apr 22, 2014 04:00 PM)

Atomic-Level Insights on Elevated-Temperature CO Oxidation and CO Reduction on Ceria-Based Electrocatalysts Revealed through In-Operando X-Ray Spectroscopy (Apr 22, 2014 04:15 PM)

Thermal Stability of Cerium Oxide Inverse Opals for Thermochemical Hydrogen Production (Apr 22, 2014 04:30 PM)

Evaluation of Electronic Structures of an La2NiO4+δ Dense Thin Film Electrode by In-Situ Soft X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy in Controlled Temperature and Atmospheric Conditions (Apr 22, 2014 04:45 PM)

Measurement and Control of Oxide Thin Film Nonstoichiometry - Implications for SOFC Cathode Behavior (Apr 23, 2014 08:30 AM)

Interfacial Reactions of Mn-Containing Cathodes on YSZ Electrolytes (Apr 23, 2014 09:00 AM)

Defect Structure in Mixed Ionic and Electronic Conductors La2(Ni0.9,M0.1)4+d (M=Fe, Co, Cu) (Apr 23, 2014 09:15 AM)

Oxygen Ion Conductivity in Acceptor Doped LaFeO3 (Apr 23, 2014 09:30 AM)

In-Situ Synchrotron X-Ray Studies of the Structure and Electrochemical Behavior of LaSrCoFeO Epitaxial Thin Film Heterostructures (Apr 23, 2014 10:15 AM)

Surfaces of Perovskite Oxides: Connecting Electrochemical Activity to Electronic Structure Probed In-Operando (Apr 23, 2014 10:45 AM)

Direct Evaluation of Effective Reaction Area in SOFC Cathodes by in situ Micro XAS (Apr 23, 2014 11:00 AM)

Durability Analysis of LSCF Perovskites for Intermediate Temperature Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (SOFCs) (Apr 23, 2014 11:15 AM)

Oxygen Surface Exchange Kinetics in Epitaxial Thin Films Studied by Time-Resolved X-Ray Diffraction (Apr 23, 2014 11:30 AM)

La(Sr)Fe(Mn)O Perovskite as an Active Anode for Solid Oxide Fuel Cells Using LaGaO Electrolyte (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

Exsolution Behavior of Transition Metal Catalysts from Perovskite Host Lattices (Apr 23, 2014 02:00 PM)

Influence of Ni Particle Size of SDC-Supported Anode on SOFC Performance (Apr 23, 2014 02:15 PM)

Sintering Processes of Nickel Nanoparticles in Ni/YSZ and Ni/ScSZ via Multi-Nanoparticle Molecular Dynamics Simulation (Apr 23, 2014 02:30 PM)

Methanol Partial Oxidation over Au/CeO2 and Au/ZrO2-CeO2 Catalysts (Apr 23, 2014 02:45 PM)

Mixed-Valent Electrodes for Fuel Cells: Their True Behavior at Surfaces (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

Analyzing Electrochemical Properties of Mixed Conducting SOFC Anode Materials by a Novel Impedance Spectroscopic Method and Tracer Diffusion (Apr 23, 2014 04:00 PM)

Morphological Evolution of Solid Oxide Fuel Cell with X-Ray Nano-Tomography (Apr 23, 2014 04:15 PM)

Physically-Based Modeling of Redox Reactions and Mechanical Instability in SOFC Anode Materials (Apr 23, 2014 04:30 PM)

Determining Surface Chemistry and Vibrational Properties of SOFC Anode Materials Through Ab-Initio Calculations (Apr 23, 2014 04:45 PM)

Micro-Solid Oxide Fuel Cells: Strain-Transport Interaction at Interfaces (Apr 24, 2014 08:30 AM)

Isolating Microstructural and Strain Effects on the Transport Properties in YSZ Thin Films (Apr 24, 2014 09:00 AM)

Dislocations in SrTiO3 and Their Effect on the Defect Chemistry and Mobility (Apr 24, 2014 09:15 AM)

Self-Healing Interfaces in Colossal Ionic Conducting YSZ/STO Heterostructures (Apr 24, 2014 09:30 AM)

Electrochemical Activity of Atomically-Flat and Rough Ceria Thin Films (Apr 24, 2014 09:45 AM)

Thin Film Ionic Heterostructures: Can They Further Improve? (Apr 24, 2014 10:30 AM)

Oxygen Ion Conductivity near Dislocations in Reduced and Doped Ceria Studied by Atomistic Simulations (Apr 24, 2014 11:00 AM)

Strained Ionic Interfaces: Effect on Oxygen Diffusivity from Atomistic Simulations (Apr 24, 2014 11:15 AM)

The Role of Strain and Space Charge in Heterogeneous Thin Film Solid Electrolytes (Apr 24, 2014 11:30 AM)

Influence of Strain on the Proton-Phonon Coupling: Monitoring the Crossover from Hydrates to Hydrides to Proton Conductors with In-Situ X-Ray and Neutron Scattering and Spectroscopy (Apr 24, 2014 11:45 AM)

Predicting Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Electrode Activity from First-Principles (Apr 24, 2014 01:30 PM)

Disorder and Structural Stability of Complex Perovskites for Solid Oxide Fuel Cells from First Principles Calculations (Apr 24, 2014 02:00 PM)

Ground State Electronic Properties and Oxygen-Ion Diffusion Pathways in Brownmillerite SrCoO2.5: Theory and Experiment (Apr 24, 2014 02:15 PM)

Modeling of Solid Oxide Fuel Cells with Linear and Nonlinear Functionally Graded Electrodes (Apr 24, 2014 02:30 PM)

Bayesian Approach to Parameter Estimation in Electrical Conductivity Relaxation (Apr 24, 2014 02:45 PM)

Cathode Materials for H-SOFC: Bulk Properties and Oxygen Exchange Kinetics (Apr 24, 2014 03:30 PM)

Synthesis and Characterization of LaNixCo1-xO3 (x= 0.3, 0.5, 0.7) via Modified Sol-Gel Method: Doping Effect on the Microstructure (Apr 24, 2014 04:00 PM)

Performance and Interface Stability of Anode Supported SOFCs with Infiltrated Nanostructured Cathodes (Apr 24, 2014 04:15 PM)

Electronic Conductivity and Electrochemical Oxygen Reduction Activity of Cr-Substituted (La,Sr)MnO (Apr 24, 2014 04:30 PM)

Reversible Aging Behavior in Common SOFC Cathode Materials Under Changing Operating Conditions (Apr 24, 2014 04:45 PM)

Enhanced Oxygen Ionic Conductivity through Scandia Stabilized Zirconia and Samaria Doped Ceria Multi-Layer Thin Films (Apr 25, 2014 08:30 AM)

Correlating Transition Metal-Modified Grain Boundary Conductivity with Atomic Level Structure and Composition in Gd-Doped Ceria Electrolytes (Apr 25, 2014 08:45 AM)

Quantification of Heterogeneous Grain Boundary Properties Using the Constant Phase Element (Apr 25, 2014 09:00 AM)

Protonic Defects in Yttria Stabilized Zirconia: Incorporation, Trapping and Migration (Apr 25, 2014 09:15 AM)

Sessions Included:

Grain Size Enginerring for Ferroelectric (Hf,Zr)O2 Films by insertion of Thin Al2O3 Layer (May 30, 2014 09:00 AM)

Vacuum-Induced Wrinkling Engineering of III-V Semiconductor Nanomembranes on Micropatterned Soft Substrates (May 28, 2014 01:00 PM)

Deposition and Post Processing Techniques for Silver Nanowire Based Transparent Conductive Electrodes (Apr 22, 2014 08:15 AM)

Passivation Coating on Electrospun Copper Nanowires for Stable Transparent Electrodes (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

Silicon/Organic Heterojunction Photovoltaic Cell with 12.7% Efficiency by Use of Spray-Coated Nanowire Transparent Conductor (Apr 22, 2014 08:45 AM)

Highly Reliable Copper Nanowires/Nanoparticles Film on the Flexible Polymer Substrate via Flash Light Sintering under Repeatable Bending Fatigue for Printed Electronics (Apr 22, 2014 09:00 AM)

Nanowire Network as Next Generation of Transparent Electrodes (Apr 22, 2014 09:15 AM)

Transparent Electrodes Based on Graphene and Its Derivatives (Apr 22, 2014 10:15 AM)

Inkjet Printing Graphene-Based Transparent Conductive Films (Apr 22, 2014 10:45 AM)

Molecular Functionalization of Exfoliated Graphene and Transferred CVD Graphene (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

Lithium-Intercalated Few Layer Graphene: Approaching the Limits of Transparency and Conductivity in Graphene-Based Materials (Apr 22, 2014 11:15 AM)

Doped Graphene as Electrode in Organic Light Emitting Diodes (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

A Wet Chemical Method for In-Situ Preparation of Metal Nanowire Films on Surfaces for Transparent Electrodes (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

Flexible Transparent Electrodes Based on Copper and Silver Nanowires: Integration into Functional Devices (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

Performance Enhancement of Metal Nanowire Transparent Conducting Electrodes by Mesoscale Metal Wires (Apr 22, 2014 02:15 PM)

ITO-Free OLED and OPV Devices with a Transparent Silver Nanowire Electrode (Apr 22, 2014 02:30 PM)

Novel Flexible Polymer/Metal/Polymer TC with Superior Performance to ITO (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

Improving Environmental Stability of Single and Multilayer Ga Doped ZnO Films (Apr 22, 2014 04:00 PM)

Alternative Transparent Electrode Technologies for Organic Optoelectronic Devices (Apr 22, 2014 04:15 PM)

Flexible Transparent Organic/Ag/Metal Oxide Electrode for Organic Solar Cells (Apr 22, 2014 04:30 PM)

Laser Irradiation of High-Performance AZO/Ag/AZO Transparent Electrodes (Apr 22, 2014 04:45 PM)

Effect of Chemical Precursors On the Optical and Electrical Properties of p-Type Transparent Conducting Cr2O3:(Mg,N) (Apr 23, 2014 08:15 AM)

Aluminium Incorporation in Doped ZnO Films Obtained From Aqueous Solution-Gel Precursors (Apr 23, 2014 08:30 AM)

F-Doped SnO Transparent Conducting Thin Films via Nanoscale Aqueous Tin (II) Hydroxide Nitrate Cluster Precursors (Apr 23, 2014 08:45 AM)

High Performance ITO Nanoparticles as Nanoink for Printing as a Substitute Process of Sputtering (Apr 23, 2014 09:00 AM)

Ink-Jet-Printed Silver Ring Coating to Replace ITO (Apr 23, 2014 10:00 AM)

A Transparent Electrode Based on a Metal Nanotrough Network (Apr 23, 2014 10:30 AM)

Interdigitated Electrode with 50 Percent Metal Coverage and 100 Percent Optical Transmission (Apr 23, 2014 10:45 AM)

ITO Free TiO/Au Grid - PEDOT: PSS Hybrid Electrode for Organic Solar Cells (Apr 23, 2014 11:00 AM)

Transparent Plastic Electrodes Using Self Assembly of Metal Nanoparticles (Apr 23, 2014 11:15 AM)

Solution Processed Semi-Transparent Electrodes for Application in Organic Photovoltaic Devices (Apr 23, 2014 11:30 AM)

Synthesis and Applications of Novel Two-Dimensional Nanomaterials (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

Transparent Multilayer Nanotube-Based Thin Films with Low Sheet Resistance via Acid Doping as an Organic Alternative to ITO (Apr 23, 2014 02:00 PM)

Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Networks Fabricated by Reductive Dissolution and Their Integration into Organic Photovoltaics (Apr 23, 2014 02:15 PM)

Electrochemically Gated Organic Photovoltaics and Tandems Utilizing Carbon Nanotube Electrodes (Apr 23, 2014 02:30 PM)

Past, Present and Future of p-Type Transparent Electrodes (Apr 23, 2014 03:15 PM)

Frontier of Transparent Oxide Conductors and Semiconductors (Apr 23, 2014 03:45 PM)

Nanostructured Ta-Doped TiO as a Highly Conducting Transparent Electrode/Functional Photoanode (Apr 23, 2014 04:15 PM)

Investigation of Band Tailing in Sputtered ZnO:Al Thin Films Regarding Structural Properties and Impurities (Apr 23, 2014 04:30 PM)

Reactive Sputtering of Amorphous In-Zn-O TCO from Metallic Targets (Apr 23, 2014 04:45 PM)

Silver Nanowire Networks for Transparent Conducting Applications: From Transparent Electrodes to Invisible Heaters (Apr 24, 2014 01:30 PM)

Processing and Properties of Percolated Transparent Silver Nanowire Network Electrodes (Apr 24, 2014 02:00 PM)

Terahertz Time-Domain Spectroscopy of Metal-Insulator Transition in Silver Nanowire Films (Apr 24, 2014 02:15 PM)

Synthesis, Structure, Property Relationships for Transparent Conducting Films of Metal Nanowires (Apr 24, 2014 02:30 PM)

Extension of 2D Stick Percolation: Models for Real Systems (Apr 24, 2014 02:45 PM)

Silver Nanowire Composites as Transparent Electrodes: Integrating Discrete Conductors into High Performance Electronic Devices (Apr 24, 2014 03:30 PM)

Hybrid Transparent Conducting Electrodes for Electrochromics (Apr 24, 2014 04:00 PM)

Silver Nanowire/Graphene Hybrids for High Performance Inexpensive Transparent Electrodes (Apr 24, 2014 04:30 PM)

Electrical and Optical Properties of Silver Nanowires (AgNW) and PEDOT: PSS Composite Transparent Contacts (Apr 24, 2014 04:45 PM)

Sessions Included:

What Would be the First Industrial Scale Application of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes and Why? (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

Graphene Interface-Promoted Growth of Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotube on Various Substrates (Apr 22, 2014 09:00 AM)

Ultra-High Conductivity, Lightweight Carbon Nanotube Conductor (Apr 22, 2014 09:15 AM)

Support Vector Machine Classification of Single Walled Carbon Nanotube Growth Parameters (Apr 22, 2014 09:30 AM)

Synthesis and Doping of Ultra High Density Carbon Nanotube Strands for Nanoelectronics Interconnect Applications (Apr 22, 2014 09:45 AM)

Chirality-Controlled Growth of Carbon Nanotubes via Vapor-Phase Epitaxy and Their Termination Mechanism (Apr 22, 2014 10:30 AM)

Importance of Carbon Solubility and Wetting Properties of Nickel Nanoparticles forSingle Wall Nanotube Growth (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

Chirality-Dependent Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Alignment on Graphite for Helical Angle and Handedness Recognition (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

Morphology of Carbon Fibrils from Metal and Metal-Oxide Nanoparticles (Apr 22, 2014 11:45 AM)

In-situ Electron Microscopy of One- and Two-Dimensional Structures of Carbon and Related Materials (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

Structural Investigations of Carbon Nanotubes at the Atomic Level (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

Atomic Resolution SWCNT Nucleation Steps on Faceted Catalyst Particle Reveal Potential for Chirality Control (Apr 22, 2014 02:30 PM)

Carbon-Metal Interfaces Analysed by TEM: How Copper and Nickel Contact to MWCNTs and Graphite (Apr 22, 2014 02:45 PM)

Simulation of Charge Transport in Disordered Assemblies of Metallic Nano-Islands: Application to Boron Nitride Nanotubes Functionalized with Gold Quantum Dots (QDs-BNNTs) (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

Controlling Atomic Movement on the Nanoscale (Apr 22, 2014 04:00 PM)

Point Defects in Carbon Nanotubes: Ab Initio and Force-Fields Based Simulations (Apr 22, 2014 04:30 PM)

Electro-Thermal Analysis of Aligned Carbon Nanotube Field Effect Transistors (Apr 22, 2014 04:45 PM)

Recent Advances in Boron Nitride and Dichalcogenide Nanotubes and Nanosheets (Apr 23, 2014 08:30 AM)

Flexible Transistor Channels by Boron Nitride NanoTubes Functionalized with Iron Quantum Dots (Apr 23, 2014 09:00 AM)

Novel Electroactive Properties of Boron Nitride Nanotube Polymer Composites (Apr 23, 2014 09:15 AM)

Doubly Open-Ended TiO2 Nanotube Arrays Decorated with Small-Sized TiO2 Nanoparticles for Highly Efficient Dye-Sensitized Solar Cells (Apr 23, 2014 09:30 AM)

Titania-, Alumina- and Silicon Dioxide-Nanotubes with High Aspect Ratios (> 500) Fabricated by Ion-Track Technology and Atomic Layer Deposition (Apr 23, 2014 09:45 AM)

The Evolution of Strong, Fast, Powerful, Durable, and Cheap Polymer Artificial Muscles from Carbon Nanotube Muscles (Apr 23, 2014 10:30 AM)

High-Strength Carbon Nanotube Yarns by Covalent Cross-Linking (Apr 23, 2014 11:00 AM)

Thermo-Mechanical and ILSS Properties of Woven Carbon/Epoxy-XD-CNT Nanophased Composites (Apr 23, 2014 11:15 AM)

High Performance Protective Fabrics Based on Carbon Nanotube Membranes (Apr 23, 2014 11:30 AM)

Uncommon Properties of Carbon Nanotube Forests: Application for Smart Composites, Thermo-Acoustic Transducers and Junction Array Bolometers (Apr 23, 2014 11:45 AM)

Coupled Vibrations in Index-Identified Carbon Nanotubes (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

In-Situ Raman Mapping of Charge Distribution in Chirality-Selected Carbon Nanotube Network Field-Effect Transistors (Apr 23, 2014 02:00 PM)

Optical Spectroscopy of Individual Oxygen Doped Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes at Low Temperature (Apr 23, 2014 02:30 PM)

Using High Energy Spectroscopy to Understand the Governing Adsorption Mechanisms vs Doping in Ultra-Pure and Metallicity-Sorted Carbon Nanotubes (Apr 23, 2014 02:45 PM)

Towards Optically “Seeing” and “Identifying” Individual Carbon Nanotubes in Device (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

Chirality Dependence of the Absorption Cross-Section of Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes (Apr 23, 2014 04:00 PM)

Optical and Structural Properties of Faceted Boron Nitride Nanotubes (Apr 23, 2014 04:30 PM)

Influences of Exciton Diffusion and Exciton-Exciton Annihilation on Photon Emission Statistics of Carbon Nanotubes (Apr 23, 2014 04:45 PM)

Carbon Nanotubes for VLSI in 2020? (Apr 24, 2014 08:30 AM)

Carbon Nanotube Computer (Apr 24, 2014 09:00 AM)

Sub-Nanowatt Carbon Nanotube Complementary Logic Enabled by Threshold Voltage Control (Apr 24, 2014 09:30 AM)

Inkjet Printed Nano-Scale Carbon Nanotube Transistors (Apr 24, 2014 09:45 AM)

SWNT Thin Films for Flexible Electronics Applications (Apr 24, 2014 10:30 AM)

Electronic Transport Properties of Functionalized Metallicity Sorted Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes (Apr 24, 2014 11:00 AM)

Tuning the Threshold Voltage of Carbon Nanotube Transistors by n-Type Molecular Doping for Robust and Flexible Complementary Circuits (Apr 24, 2014 11:30 AM)

Self-Limiting and Selective Nanosoldering of Carbon Nanotube Junctions for Improved Device Performance (Apr 24, 2014 11:45 AM)

Multifunctional CNT and Graphene Materials of 1, 2, and 3 Dimensions by Solution Processing (Apr 24, 2014 01:30 PM)

A Continuous Flow Device for the Purification of Semiconducting Nanoparticles by AC Dielectrophoresis (Apr 24, 2014 02:00 PM)

Chemically Separated Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes (SWNTs) as Biocompatible Fluorophores for Non-Invasive Brain Imaging in the >1300 nm Near-Infrared Window (Apr 24, 2014 02:15 PM)

Efficient Extraction of Nanomaterials from Water Contaminated with Various Nanotubes, Nanosheets, and Nanoparticles (Apr 24, 2014 02:30 PM)

Functionalized Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes as a p-Type Charge Extraction Layer in Perovskite Solar Cells (Apr 24, 2014 02:45 PM)

Design and Creation of Advanced Nanomaterials Based on Soluble Carbon Nanotubes (Apr 24, 2014 03:30 PM)

Versatile and Scalable Approaches to Chemical Processing of Nanocarbons (Apr 24, 2014 04:00 PM)

Applying Carbon Nanotube Molecular Sensors to Complex Biological Samples (Apr 24, 2014 04:30 PM)

Spectroscopy and Nanopore Characterisation of Biomolecule-Wrapped Carbon Nanotubes and Their Cellular Uptake in White Blood Cells (Apr 24, 2014 04:45 PM)

Quadruple Hydrogen Bonded Nanocarbon Networks for High Performance Dispersant-Free Conducting Pastes (Apr 25, 2014 09:00 AM)

Effect of Embedded Carbon Nanotubes in Polymeric Matrix for Highly Water Permeable Membrane Based Desalination (Apr 25, 2014 09:15 AM)

Chemically Modified Substrates for Placement of Biomolecule Constructs and Self-Assembly of Nanomaterial (Apr 25, 2014 09:30 AM)

Sessions Included:

Elucidation of Lithium-Ion Coupled Electron Transfer Mechanisms at Energy Storage Interfaces via Spectroelectrochemical Experiments and Theory (Apr 21, 2014 01:15 PM)

Structures, Devices, and Architectures for Nanoscale Solutions in Electrical Energy Storage (Apr 21, 2014 01:45 PM)

Capacitive Energy Storage Research in the Fluid Interface Reactions, Structures and Transport (FIRST) Energy Frontier Research Center (Apr 21, 2014 02:15 PM)

The Center for Electrical Energy Storage: The 5-Year Journey of An Energy Frontier Research Center (Apr 21, 2014 02:45 PM)

Operando Methods for the Characterization of Battery Materials (Apr 21, 2014 03:30 PM)

NECCES - Breakthrough Understanding of Intercalation and Conversion Energy Storage Systems (Apr 21, 2014 04:00 PM)

JCESR Transformation Energy Storage for Transportation and the Electricity Grid (Apr 21, 2014 04:30 PM)

Holistic Approaches to Li-S and Li-Air Cell Chemistry (Apr 22, 2014 08:00 AM)

The Rechargeable Aprotic Lithium-O2 Battery (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

Charge Transport Mechanisms in Lithium Peroxide (Apr 22, 2014 09:00 AM)

Long Li-S Battery Cycle Life by the Effective Separation of Cathode and Anode (Apr 22, 2014 09:15 AM)

A Nanostructured Cathode Architecture for Low Charge Overpotential in Lithium-Oxygen Batteries (Apr 22, 2014 09:30 AM)

Polarization and Products of Li-Air Batteries Containing CO2 (Apr 22, 2014 10:15 AM)

Nanostructured Sulfur Based Composite Cathodes for Li-Sulfur Batteries (Apr 22, 2014 10:45 AM)

Lignosulfonate-Based Cathode Materials for Lithium-Sulfur Batteries (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

First Principles X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy Applied to Lithium Sulfur Batteries: Investigating The Solution Phase Chemistries of Dissolved Polysullfide Species (Apr 22, 2014 11:15 AM)

High Performance Lithium-Sulfur Battery Based on Ultra-Porous Carbon (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

Soft X-Ray Spectroscopy for Understanding and Developing Materials for Lithium Batteries (Apr 22, 2014 11:45 AM)

Lessons Learned from High Throughput Screening of >250,000 Cells: New Cell Evaluation Methods and Data Mining Techniques (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

Polyanionic Li-Ion Battery Cathodes: Thermodynamic Stabilities of LiMSO4OH (M = Co, Fe, Mn) (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

Beyond the Inductive EffEct to Increase the Potential of Cathodes in Li-Ion Batteries (Apr 22, 2014 02:15 PM)

Lepidocrocite-Type Layered Titanates as New Lithium and Sodium Ion Intercalation Anode Materials (Apr 22, 2014 02:30 PM)

Surface Modified Lithiated H2V3O8: A Stable Vanadate for Cathodic Application in Lithium-Ion Batteries Containing LiPF6 Electrolytes (Apr 22, 2014 02:45 PM)

Operando PDF and SAXS Studies of Reactions in Battery Electrodes (Apr 22, 2014 03:15 PM)

CM2: A Novel Technology to Improve Fluoride Electrodes via High Throughput Methods (Apr 22, 2014 03:45 PM)

Open Framework Fluorides as Insertion/Conversion Cathodes for Li and Na Batteries (Apr 22, 2014 04:00 PM)

Porous Aromatic Frameworks as Electrode Materials for Rechargeable Batteries (Apr 22, 2014 04:15 PM)

Intercalation-Metal-Organic Framework Electrode Materials for Rechargeable Batteries (Apr 22, 2014 04:30 PM)

Multiscale Operando TEM Probing of Structural and Chemical Evolution of Electrode Materials for Lithium Ion Batteries and Beyond (Apr 23, 2014 08:00 AM)

Visualization of Electrode-Electrolyte Interfaces in LiPF6/EC/DEC Electrolyte for Lithium Ion Batteries via In-Situ TEM (Apr 23, 2014 08:30 AM)

Lithium Ion Transport in Si-Ge Heterostructures: An In-Situ TEM Study in Nano-Ionics (Apr 23, 2014 08:45 AM)

TEM Analysis on Conversion Reaction of SnO2 Anode Material in Lithium Ion Batteries (Apr 23, 2014 09:00 AM)

Direct 2D in Operando and 3D In-Situ Visualization of Particle Fracturing and Volume Changes in Micron-Sized Ge Particles (Apr 23, 2014 09:15 AM)

Array (Apr 23, 2014 09:30 AM)

Single Nanoparticle Strain Mapping of Lithium Intercalation Compounds by In-Situ Coherent X-Ray Diffractive Imaging (Apr 23, 2014 10:15 AM)

Compositional and Chemical Segregation in Advanced Li-Ion Battery Cathode Materials Characterized by Atom Probe Tomography and Scanning Transmission X-Ray Microscopy (Apr 23, 2014 10:30 AM)

In Operando Real-Time Imaging of Li Intercalation in LiFePO4 at Sub-100 nm Resolution (Apr 23, 2014 10:45 AM)

Three Dimensional Microstructural Characterization of Lithium Ion Battery Electrodes (Apr 23, 2014 11:00 AM)

Validation of Simple Method to Determine Tortuosity in Lithium Ion Battery Electrodes (Apr 23, 2014 11:15 AM)

Tortuosity Characterization of 3D Microstructure for Energy Storage and Conversion Materials with Nano-Tomography (Apr 23, 2014 11:30 AM)

Electrode Designs of High-Energy and High-Power Cells Assessed by FIB and X-Ray Tomography (Apr 23, 2014 11:45 AM)

Electrochemical Cycling Stability of Nanostructured Storage Materials (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

The Role of Contact Property of TiO2 Nanofibers on the Electrochemical Performance of Lithium Ion Battery Anode (Apr 23, 2014 02:00 PM)

TiO2 Nanotubes Branched Carbon Nanofibers: A Hybrid Nanostructured Anode for High Energy and Power Lithium-Ion Batteries (Apr 23, 2014 02:15 PM)

Engineering Single Crystalline Mn3O4 Nano-Octahedra with Exposed Highly Active {011} Facets for High Performance Lithium Ion Battery (Apr 23, 2014 02:30 PM)

Nanostructure-Driven Enhancement of Electrochemical Properties of Cuprous Oxide as an Anode of Lithium Ion Batteries (Apr 23, 2014 02:45 PM)

Facile Synthesis of Strongly Coupled Carbon Nanofiber-Metal Oxide Coaxial Nanocables As High Performance Anode Materials for Lithium Ion Batteries (Apr 23, 2014 03:00 PM)

Structural and Electrochemical Characterization of Germanium Based High Performance Li-Ion Battery Anodes (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

A Facile Hotplate Approach for The Synthesis of Germanium Nanowire Based Li-Ion Battery Anodes and Their High Performance over Extended Cycles (Apr 23, 2014 03:45 PM)

Large-Scale Fabrication, 3D Tomography, and Lithium-Ion Battery Application of Porous Silicon (Apr 23, 2014 04:00 PM)

Rice Husks as a Sustainable Source of Nanostructured Silicon for High Performance Li-Ion Battery Anodes (Apr 23, 2014 04:15 PM)

All-Solid Inorganic 3D Lithium Ion Batteries Based on Thin Film Hetero-Structures Grown on 3D Silicon Frameworks (Apr 23, 2014 04:30 PM)

Processing and Performance Studies of Flexible and Stretchable Metal-Ion Polymer Batteries (Apr 23, 2014 04:45 PM)

Raman Microscopy, IR Microscopy, and Differential Electrochemical Mass Spectrometry - What We Can Learn by Combining In-Situ Methods (Apr 24, 2014 08:00 AM)

Investigating the Phase-Change Behavior in High Capacity Lithium-Rich Layered-Layered Cathode Materials Using X-Ray Characterization (Apr 24, 2014 08:30 AM)

In-Situ Neutron Diffraction Study of the Li-Excess Layered Oxide Compound (1-x)LiMO2●xLi2MnO3 (x=0.18, 0.5; M=Ni, Mn, Co) During Electrochemical Cycling (Apr 24, 2014 08:45 AM)

Understanding The Structural Transformation in High-Voltage LiMnNiCoO Lithium-Ion Battery Cathode via Neutron Diffraction, and Magnetic Susceptibility Studies (Apr 24, 2014 09:00 AM)

Understanding the Origin of High Capacity and Voltage Decay Associated with LiMO-Based Li-Ion Battery Electrodes (Apr 24, 2014 09:15 AM)

Probing the Kinetics and Thermodynamics of Voltage Fade of Lithium- Manganese-Rich Transition Metal Oxide Cathode for LIBs (Apr 24, 2014 09:30 AM)

First Principles Study of Doping Effects on LiMnO2 and Li2MnO3 in OLO Cathode for Li-Ion Batteries (Apr 24, 2014 09:45 AM)

Surface Reconstruction and Chemical Evolution of LiNixMnxCo1-2xO2 Cathode Materials in Lithium-Ion Batteries (Apr 24, 2014 10:15 AM)

Mitigating Manganese Loss in Lithium Manganese Oxide Cathodes through Graphene-Based Surface Modification (Apr 24, 2014 10:30 AM)

High Energy/Power NMC Cathodes for Li-Ion Batteries Enabled by Atomic Layer Deposition (Apr 24, 2014 10:45 AM)

Ultrathin Surface Modification by Atomic Layer Deposition on High Voltage Cathode LiNi0.5Mn1.5O4 for Lithium Ion Batteries (Apr 24, 2014 11:00 AM)

Synthesis and Characterization of Doped LiCoPO Li-Ion Cathode Material (Apr 24, 2014 11:15 AM)

Dependance of the Electrochemistry of Li(Fe,Mn)PO on Structural Defects (Apr 24, 2014 11:30 AM)

First-Principles Study of Structure and Electrochemistry of LiCoSiO Polymorphs (Apr 24, 2014 11:45 AM)

Lithium Superionic Conductor Li10GeP2S12 and Its Application to All Solid-State Battery (Apr 24, 2014 01:30 PM)

Solid-State Electrolyte Design Using Scalable First Principles Techniques (Apr 24, 2014 02:00 PM)

First-Principles Molecular Dynamics of Li Transport in LiInBr: Structural Factors that Improve Kinetics in Solid-State Electrolytes (Apr 24, 2014 02:15 PM)

Transport Mechanisms in Superionic Conductor, Li3OCl (Apr 24, 2014 02:30 PM)

Microscopic Origin of the Ionic Transport Behaviors in Solid Electrolytes for Li Batteries (Apr 24, 2014 02:45 PM)

Direct Fabrication of Garnet Type Solid Electrolyte Crystal Layers onto Electrode Material Layers by Using Flux Conversion of Metal Nb Layer for All-Solid-State Lithium Ion Rechargeable Batteries. (Apr 24, 2014 03:00 PM)

Ionic Liquid Electrolytes: Past, Present and a Very Exciting Future (Apr 24, 2014 03:30 PM)

On The Control of Moisture Corrosion Processes for The Optimization of Transport Properties in Fast Li-Conducting Ceramic Electrolytes (Apr 24, 2014 04:00 PM)

DFT Study of the Fast Ion Conductor LiAlLaZrO: The Energy Site Preference of Dopant Al and the Simulation of Al MAS NMR Spectra (Apr 24, 2014 04:15 PM)

Preparation and Characterization of Non-Woven Glass Ceramic- Polymer Composite Electrolyte Based on P (VdF-co-HFP)/ Lithium Aluminium Germanium Phosphate for Lithium Ion Batteries (Apr 24, 2014 04:30 PM)

Understanding Phase Segregation Behavior near the Surface of Nanoscale Olivine Electrode Particles for Li-Ion Batteries (Apr 24, 2014 04:45 PM)

Towards Calibrating the Potential Dependence of Processes at the Interface Between Electrolyte and Graphite Edge Planes in Lithium Ion Batteries (Apr 25, 2014 08:00 AM)

Understanding the Effects of Surface Chemistry, Electrode Conductivity and Electrochemistry on SEI Structure and Chemical Composition in Li-Ion Batteries (Apr 25, 2014 08:30 AM)

Rapidly Deposited, Thick and Porous Si-Cu Anodes Having Diffuse Interface for Lithium Ion Batteries (Apr 25, 2014 08:45 AM)

Si-CNT Hybrid Material for Lithium-Ion Batteries (Apr 25, 2014 09:00 AM)

Nano-Silicon Based Thick Negative Composite Electrodes for Lithium Batteries with Graphene as Conductive Additive (Apr 25, 2014 09:15 AM)

Phase Competition During Li, Na, and Mg Insertion in Sn: A Computational Study (Apr 25, 2014 09:30 AM)

Mechanical Properties of Polycrystalline Li15Si4 Produced in Lithium-Ion Batteries (Apr 25, 2014 10:30 AM)

Experimental and Modeling Study of Mechanical Property and Progressive Phase Transformations in Tin During Electrochemical Cycling (Apr 25, 2014 10:45 AM)

New Insights from In-Situ Electron Microscopy into Capacity Loss Mechanisms in Li-Ion Batteries with Al Anodes (Apr 25, 2014 11:00 AM)

Interphase-Boundary Structures of Li4+xTi5O12 for Li Battery Electrode by First-Principles Calculations (Apr 25, 2014 11:15 AM)

Hollow Cocoon-Like Hematite Mesoparticles Constructed by Subunits: Material Evolution and Application in Lithium Storage (Apr 25, 2014 11:30 AM)

Applications of Stabilized Lithium Metal Powder (SLMP®) in Lithium-Ion Batteries (Apr 25, 2014 11:45 AM)

Nanoporous CoO and Co3O4 Nanostructures and Their Charge Storage Characteristics in Supercapacitors (Apr 25, 2014 01:45 PM)

WO3/Carbon Aerogel Composites as an Outstanding Supercapacitor Electrode Material (Apr 25, 2014 02:00 PM)

Understanding the Origin of High-Rate Intercalation Pseudocapacitance in Nb2O5 Crystals (Apr 25, 2014 02:15 PM)

A Molecularly Interlayer Gap Controlled Reduced Graphene Oxide Supercapacitors (Apr 25, 2014 02:30 PM)

Mixtures of Ionic Liquids and Organic Solvents as Electrolytes for Electrochemical Capacitors (Apr 25, 2014 02:45 PM)

The Relevance of Quantum Capacitance in Probing the Upper Limits of Energy Storage in Nanostructured Electrodes and Devices (Apr 25, 2014 03:30 PM)

Restacking-Inhibited 3D Reduced Graphene Oxide for High Performance Supercapacitor Electrodes (Apr 25, 2014 03:45 PM)

High Performance Hybrid Asymmetric Supercapacitor via Nano-Scale Morphology Control of Graphene, Conducting Poymer, and Carbon Nanotube Electrodes (Apr 25, 2014 04:00 PM)

Three-Dimensional Structures of Nb2O5/Graphene As High Rate Electrodes for Li-Ion Capacitors (Apr 25, 2014 04:15 PM)

Introduction of MnO2 Nanoneedles to Silicon Carbide Spheres to Fabricate High-Performance Electrodes As Electrochemical Supercapacitors (Apr 25, 2014 04:30 PM)

Sessions Included:

Fabrication of oxide thin-film transistors using the newly developed rheology printing method (May 30, 2014 11:00 AM)

Electronic-Mechanical Coupling in Graphene from in situ Nanoindentation Experiments and Multiscale Atomistic Simulations (Apr 21, 2014 10:30 AM)

Understanding the Strength of Single Crystal and Polycrystalline Graphene (Apr 21, 2014 11:00 AM)

Evolution of Nanobubbles in Graphene Liquid Cells: An TEM Study (Apr 21, 2014 11:15 AM)

Strain Superlattices and Macroscale Suspension of Graphene Induced by Corrugated Substrates (Apr 21, 2014 11:30 AM)

Strain Engineering in Monolayer Materials Using Patterned Adatom Adsorption (Apr 21, 2014 11:45 AM)

Electronic Properties of Graphene Heterostructures (Apr 21, 2014 01:30 PM)

Understanding the Electrical Properties of Graphene Using the Quantum Capacitance Effect (Apr 21, 2014 02:00 PM)

Understanding Magnetoresistance in Manganite-Graphene-Manganite Lateral Spin Valves (Apr 21, 2014 02:30 PM)

ALD for Spintronics with Graphene Passivated Ferromagnetic Electrodes as Oxidation Resistant Spin Sources (Apr 21, 2014 02:45 PM)

Graphene Growth and Applications (Apr 21, 2014 03:30 PM)

Synthesis and Assembly of Chemically Modified/Doped Graphitic Carbons for Optimized Nanostructures and Nanodevices (Apr 21, 2014 04:00 PM)

Observing Graphene Grow: Complementary In-Situ XPS, XRD and ESEM Observations during Graphene CVD on Polycrystalline Cu Foils (Apr 21, 2014 04:30 PM)

Nitrogen-Doped Graphene: A Theoretical Point of View (Apr 22, 2014 08:00 AM)

Strong Increase of the Thermal Conductivity of Copper Films after Chemical Vapor Deposition of Graphene (Apr 22, 2014 08:15 AM)

Graphene and Its 2D Hybrids: From Designed CVD Growth to Photochemical Engineering (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

Synthesis of Large-Scale Graphene from SiC via Nitridation-Induced Carbon Condensation (Apr 22, 2014 09:00 AM)

Rational Engineering of Catalytic Graphene Growth Based on In-Situ Studies (Apr 22, 2014 09:15 AM)

Silica Contamination of Graphene Grown on Copper Foil by Chemical Vapor Deposition (Apr 22, 2014 09:30 AM)

Large Area Single and Bilayer Graphene with Controlled Orientation for Each Layer (Apr 22, 2014 09:45 AM)

Graphene as a Signal Enhancement Agent for Layered Materials and Molecules (Apr 22, 2014 10:30 AM)

Formation Conditions for Epitaxial Graphene on Diamond (111) Surfaces (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

Controlled, Repeatable, Fast CVD Growth of Uniform Single and Bilayer Graphene on Copper Foils Over Large Area (Apr 22, 2014 11:15 AM)

Growth of Patterned Graphene from Solid Source via Chemical Structure Control (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

Atomic Structure and Dynamic Motion of Cu-Graphene Interface During Growth of Graphene Layers (Apr 22, 2014 11:45 AM)

Understanding and Engineering Molecular Interactions and Electronic Transport at Graphene Interfaces (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

Raman Spectroscopy in Graphene and Layered Materials (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

Interactions between Zwitterionic Polymers and Two-Dimensional van der Waals Materials (Apr 22, 2014 02:30 PM)

Towards Lithography-Free Fabrication of Graphene Devices (Apr 22, 2014 02:45 PM)

Low Frequency Noise in Al2O3 and HfO2 Epitaxial Graphene Field Effect Transistors (Apr 22, 2014 03:00 PM)

Functionalization of Graphene for Efficient Energy Conversion and Storage (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

Pillared Graphene Nanostructure for Ultrafast Charge and Discharge Energy Storage Devices (Apr 22, 2014 04:00 PM)

Graphene-Based Composites as High Performance Anode for Lithium Ion Batteries (Apr 22, 2014 04:15 PM)

Hierarchically Assembled Ultrathin Films of Graphene Nanosheets: Multilayered Opportunity in Energy and Biomedical Applications (Apr 22, 2014 04:30 PM)

Nanodurotaxis: Nanoscale Directional Motion Induced by Stiffness Gradient (Apr 22, 2014 04:45 PM)

Real-Time Kinetic Studies of Surface vs. Bulk Isothermal Graphene Growth on Ni Films (Apr 23, 2014 08:00 AM)

Growing Perfect Monolayer of Graphene on Nickel Surfaces (Apr 23, 2014 08:15 AM)

Exceptional Ballistic Transport in Epitaxial Graphene Nanoribbons (Apr 23, 2014 08:30 AM)

Chemically Functionalized Graphene Heterostructures (Apr 23, 2014 09:00 AM)

A Facile Room Temperature Method on Preparation of N-Doped Reduced Graphene Oxide Field Effect Transistor (Apr 23, 2014 09:30 AM)

Atomic and Electronic Structure of Epitaxial Multi-Layer CVD Graphene on Cu Controlled by Self-Regulated h-BN Etching (Apr 23, 2014 09:45 AM)

Graphene Flagship - Working Together to Convert Scientific Excellence to Technological Impacts (Apr 23, 2014 10:30 AM)

3D Graphene and Related Materials (Apr 23, 2014 11:00 AM)

The Role of Edge Binding on Graphene Growth on Metals (Apr 23, 2014 11:30 AM)

Direct CVD Growth of Aligned Graphitic Nanoribbons from a DNA Template (Apr 23, 2014 11:45 AM)

Engineering Phonons by Twisting: Thermal Properties of Twisted Few-Layer Graphene (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

Thermal and Electronic Transport in 2D Graphene Nanostructures: Scaling Studies on Band Gap and Interfacial Thermal Transport (Apr 23, 2014 02:00 PM)

Thermal Conductivity Measurements of Graphene Laminate Films on PET Substrate Using the Raman Optothermal Method (Apr 23, 2014 02:30 PM)

Efficient Simulation of Two-Dimensional Classical Size Effects on Thermal Transport in Graphene (Apr 23, 2014 02:45 PM)

Foldable Capacitive Multi-Touch Screen Sensors Based on Mass-Produced Graphene Films (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

High-Quality Graphene Synthesis for Transparent Conductive Film Applications by Plasma Technique (Apr 23, 2014 04:00 PM)

Delamination of Graphene for High-Performance Plastic Electronics (Apr 23, 2014 04:30 PM)

Electronic and Optical Properties of Functionalized Graphene Oxide (Apr 23, 2014 04:45 PM)

Rotational Disorder in Twisted Bilayer Graphene (Apr 24, 2014 08:00 AM)

On the Fluorination of Graphene Oxide Nanoribbons (Apr 24, 2014 08:15 AM)

Arrays of Graphene Quantum Dots, Fabrication of Tapered Graphene Nanoribbons and Functionalization of 2D Nanomaterials for Electronic Applications (Apr 24, 2014 08:30 AM)

Broadband Measurement of Terahertz Modulation Using Back-Gated Graphene Field Effect Transistor (Apr 24, 2014 09:00 AM)

First Principles Study on Crown Ether and Crown Ether-Li Complex Interactions with Graphene (Apr 24, 2014 09:15 AM)

Biofunctional Graphene Transistors (Apr 24, 2014 09:30 AM)

What is the Effect of Functionalization on the Electronic Structure of Graphene? (Apr 24, 2014 09:45 AM)

Nucleation and Growth Mechanism of Atomic Layer Deposition HfO on Graphene (Apr 24, 2014 10:30 AM)

Mechanical and Electronic Properties of Graphene Membranes with Embedded Boron-Nitride Domains (Apr 24, 2014 10:45 AM)

Probing Local Electronic Structure and Nature of Chemical Bonding in Electrochemically Modified Graphene (Apr 24, 2014 11:00 AM)

Wafer Scale Monolayer Single-Domain Graphene (Apr 24, 2014 11:15 AM)

Oxygen Intercalation in Epitaxial Graphene on SiC(0001) upon O and HO Annealings (Apr 24, 2014 11:30 AM)

Using Nitrogen Seeded SiC to Produce a Wide-Bandgap Semiconducting Form of Graphene (Apr 24, 2014 11:45 AM)

Origin of the Mosaicity of Graphene on Metal Surfaces (Apr 24, 2014 01:30 PM)

Investigating the Quenching Mechanism of Thiophene-Alt-Benzothiadiazole-Based Fluorescent Conjugated Polymer by Graphene-Based Sheets (Apr 24, 2014 02:00 PM)

Nondestructive Accurate Method to Probing Graphene Defects with Optical Microscopy (Apr 24, 2014 02:15 PM)

Characterising the Disorder in Graphene with Raman Spectroscopy: Metrological and Experimental Challenges (Apr 24, 2014 02:30 PM)

Image Processing to Aid in Graphene Detection (Apr 24, 2014 02:45 PM)

Real-Time Electronic Structure Evolution of Thermally Reduced Graphene Oxide (Apr 24, 2014 03:30 PM)

Bandgap Engineering in Bilayer Graphene Using Molecular Dopants (Apr 24, 2014 03:45 PM)

Blue LEDs on Flexible Substrates with Graphene-Based Transparent Electrode (Apr 24, 2014 04:00 PM)

Textured Graphene-Graphite Nanostructures for 3-Dimensional Nano-Electromechanical Devices (Apr 24, 2014 04:15 PM)

Resistively Detected Hole Spin Resonance in Epitaxial Graphene (Apr 24, 2014 04:30 PM)

Graphene Growth and Shape Dynamics on Copper (Apr 25, 2014 08:00 AM)

Large Single Crystal Formation of Monolayer Graphene Using Chemical Vapor Deposition (Apr 25, 2014 08:15 AM)

Toward Efficient Graphene Fabrication and Ultrafast Characterization (Apr 25, 2014 08:30 AM)

Novel Tooling for Scaling of Higher Quality CVD Graphene Production (Apr 25, 2014 08:45 AM)

Role of Fluorination in Enhancing Chemoresponse of Graphene (Apr 25, 2014 09:00 AM)

A Novel Route Towards the Fabrication of Graphene Antidot Lattices (Apr 25, 2014 09:15 AM)

Ultrathin Titanyl Phthalocyanine Monolayers on Graphene for Dielectrics and Ordered ALD Nucleation (Apr 25, 2014 09:30 AM)

Scaleup of Liquid Exfoliation of Graphene: How to Make 300 L of Graphene Ink (Apr 25, 2014 09:45 AM)

Using Nanoscale Thermocapillary Flows to Create Purely Semiconducting Arrays of Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes (Apr 25, 2014 10:30 AM)

Fabrication of Chemically-Isolated Graphene Nanoribbons (GNRs) by Scanning Probe Nanolithography Using a Heated Probe (Apr 25, 2014 11:00 AM)

Hybrid Graphene Nanoribbon-Nanopore Devices for Biomolecule Detection and DNA Sequencing (Apr 25, 2014 11:15 AM)

Molecular Modeling of "Bottom-Up" Graphene Nanoribbon Deposition (Apr 25, 2014 11:30 AM)

Electrohydrodynamically Assisted Dimensional Transition of Graphene Crumple Nanoparticles at Interfaces (Apr 25, 2014 11:45 AM)

Interlayer Resonances and Excitonic Effects in the Optical Conductivity of Twisted Bilayer Graphene (Apr 25, 2014 01:30 PM)

Enhanced SERS Stability and Reproducibility of Ag Substrates with a Monolayer Graphene Barrier (Apr 25, 2014 01:45 PM)

Two Photon Induced Photoluminescent Graphene Oxide Quantum Dots for Copper Ion Sensing via Electron Transfer (Apr 25, 2014 02:00 PM)

Organic Light-Emitting Graphene-Barristor (Apr 25, 2014 02:15 PM)

Growth of Graphene Oxide (Apr 25, 2014 02:30 PM)

Sessions Included:

Putting Functionalized-Diamantanes into Carbon Nanotubes (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

Nanodiamond-Containing Polymer-Matrix Composites (Apr 22, 2014 09:00 AM)

Sol-Gel Synthesis of Macroscopic Quantities of Diamond Aerogel Materials (Apr 22, 2014 09:30 AM)

Preparation and Properties of Porous Graphitic Carbon Monoliths Embedded with Nanodiamonds and Other Temperature Induced Nanocarbons (Apr 22, 2014 10:30 AM)

Formation of Nanodiamonds at Near Ambient Conditions (Apr 22, 2014 10:45 AM)

Impact of Non-Conductive Diamond Seed Nanoparticles on the Electrical Performance of B-Doped Diamond Films (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

Tunable Microoptics from Boron-Doped Diamond and AlN/PZT (Apr 22, 2014 11:15 AM)

Organic Chemistry in the Diamond Universe - Synthesis, Properties and Applications of Functionalized Nanodiamond (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

Diamond-Therapeutic Compounds for Systemic and Localized Drug Delivery (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

Synthesis and Characterization of Ultrananocrystalline Diamond (UNCD) Films on Large Area Substrates by Hot Filament Chemical Vapor Deposition (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

Dual Functionalization of Carbon Nano-Onions with Targeting and Imaging Units (Apr 22, 2014 02:15 PM)

Biocompatibility of Nanodiamonds (Apr 22, 2014 02:45 PM)

Application of Nanodiamonds for Enhanced Cancer Therapy and Diagnostics (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

Nanodiamond-Embedded Alginate Hydrogel for Localized, Sustained, and Targeted Delivery of Celecoxib against Oral Cancer (Apr 22, 2014 03:45 PM)

Adsorption and Release of Drugs on Nanodiamond (Apr 23, 2014 08:30 AM)

Assets of Nanodiamonds for Biomedical Applications (Apr 23, 2014 08:45 AM)

Coupling of Single Color Centers in Bulk-and Nano-Diamond to Optical Micro-Cavities (Apr 23, 2014 09:15 AM)

Coupling of NV Centres in Nanodiamond to Tunable, Open-Access, Optical Microcavities (Apr 23, 2014 09:45 AM)

Detonation Generated Nanodiamond Particles as a Filler in Polymer Matrix (Plasma Polymerysed Hexamethildesiloxan): Composite Biomaterial (Apr 23, 2014 10:30 AM)

Integrated Quantum Hybrid Systems Based on Nanodiamond (Apr 23, 2014 10:45 AM)

Molecular-Sized Fluorescent Nanodiamonds (Apr 23, 2014 11:15 AM)

Ion-Irradiated Nanodiamonds as Versatile Contrast Agents for Bioimaging (Apr 23, 2014 11:30 AM)

Fluorinated Nanodiamond as an Efficient Cell Marker and Cellular Sensor (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

Aggregation of Polydispered Ensembles of Nanodiamond (Apr 23, 2014 01:45 PM)

On the Possibility of Intercalation under the Graphitic Surface of Primary Particles of Detonation Nanodiamond (PPDND) (Apr 23, 2014 02:15 PM)

Nanocarbon-Based Nanolubricants: Experiment and Theory (Apr 23, 2014 02:30 PM)

New Insights into the Reduction of Friction and Wear from Solvated Nanodiamonds from Molecular Dynamics Simulations (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

Reaxff Reactive Force Field Study of Li Adsorption and Intercalation in Graphene, Graphite and Carbon Onions (Apr 23, 2014 03:45 PM)

Atomistic Modeling of Nanodiamond Solvation (Apr 23, 2014 04:00 PM)

Nanodiamond Films and Particles (Apr 24, 2014 08:30 AM)

Engineering and Synchrotron Radiation Characterizing of Nanodiamond (Apr 24, 2014 09:00 AM)

Electronic Characterization of Nanodiamonds in Water by Soft X-Ray Spectroscopies Using a Liquid Microjet (Apr 24, 2014 09:30 AM)

Optical and Mechanical Characterization of Engineered Nanodiamond Structures (Apr 24, 2014 09:45 AM)

New Approach to the Analysis of Elemental Impurities in Nanodiamonds and Related Progress in Their Purification (Apr 24, 2014 10:30 AM)

Attenuated Total Reflectance Infra Red (ATR IR) Spectroscopy Studies of the Nanodiamond - Solution Interface (Apr 24, 2014 11:00 AM)

Spectroscopic Characterization of Nanodiamond Solutions Using Photothermal and Fluorescence Measurements (Apr 24, 2014 11:15 AM)

Applications of Nanodiamond and Carbon Onions in Electrochemical Energy Storage Devices (Apr 24, 2014 02:00 PM)

Thermodynamics of Diamond Nanocrystal (Apr 24, 2014 03:00 PM)

Nanodiamond for Bio-Imaging and Drug Delivery: The Effects to Blood Rheology and (Apr 24, 2014 03:30 PM)

Sessions Included:

Elastic Strain Engineering for Unprecedented Materials Properties (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

Theory Assisted Design of 3D Networked Binary Metal Nanoparticle -Triblock Terpolymer Superstructures (Apr 22, 2014 09:00 AM)

Unraveling Micro-Mechanisms of Grain Boundary Migration Using Molecular Dynamics Simulation and Reaction Path Techniques (Apr 22, 2014 09:15 AM)

Interaction of Disclinations with Cracks in 3D Nanocrystalline Metal (Apr 22, 2014 09:30 AM)

Finite Temperature Properties of Strongly Anharmonic and Mechanically Unstable Crystal Phases from First Principles (Apr 22, 2014 09:45 AM)

Deformation and Fracture in Nanotwinned Materials (Apr 22, 2014 10:30 AM)

Large-Scale Atomistic Materials Simulation Using Quantum-Accurate Interatomic Potentials (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

Structures and Properties of Nodes in FCC (111) Semicoherent Interfaces (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

Cu Grain Boundary Embrittlement by Liquid Hg: A Cohesive Zone Model (Apr 22, 2014 11:45 AM)

Dynamics of the Early Growth Stages in Thin Films Deposited by Pulsed Vapor Fluxes (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

Computational Modeling of Fabrication of Nanoneedle Involving Phase Transformation in AgGa Alloy (Apr 22, 2014 01:45 PM)

Crystalline Sheets and Nanomembranes: Experiments in Need of Theoretical Support (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

Numerical Simulations on Morphology-Dependent Adhesions of Complex Interfaces in Hybrid Nanofilms (Apr 22, 2014 02:30 PM)

Computaional Nano-Materials Design of Self-Organization of Konbu-Phase in Cd(Te, S) and Cd(Te, Se) for High Efficiency Photovoltaic Solar-Cells (Apr 22, 2014 02:45 PM)

A Theory of Growing Crystalline Metallic Nanorods Using Physical Vapor Deposition (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

Modeling BTO Nanoparticle Permittivity in Stable Dispersions (Apr 22, 2014 04:00 PM)

Characterization of Green Synthesized Copper Nanoparticles Stabilized by Ocimum Leaf Extract (Apr 22, 2014 04:30 PM)

Computational Predictions and Experimental Verifications on Fabrication and Properties of Sponge-Like Si/SiO2 Nanocomposites (Apr 22, 2014 04:45 PM)

Multiscale Simulations of Nanostructured Energy Materials: Bottom-Up Electron and Atom/Ion Transfer (Apr 23, 2014 08:30 AM)

Effect of Ion-Exchange on Structural, Electronic, and Vibrational Properties of the -O-Ti-O-Ti-O- Quantum Wires (Apr 23, 2014 09:00 AM)

A New Mechanism for Energy Transfer Upconversion in NaYF4: Yb3+,Er3+ (Apr 23, 2014 09:15 AM)

Enhanced Heat Transfer Through Filler-Polymer Interface by Surface-Coupling Agent: Non-Equilibrium Molecular Dynamics and Wave-Packet Dynamics (Apr 23, 2014 09:30 AM)

Dynamic Percolation Model for Analysis of Electric Conductivity in CNT-Polymer Composites (Apr 23, 2014 09:45 AM)

Toward Computational Mesoscale Design of Nanoporous, Irradiation-Tolerant Nuclear Materials (Apr 23, 2014 10:30 AM)

Mechanics Analyses and Design of Self-Similar Serpentine Interconnects for Stretchable Batteries (Apr 23, 2014 11:00 AM)

A Study on Li-Ion Intercalation and Phase Transition Characteristics in Cathode of Li-Ion Battery (Apr 23, 2014 11:30 AM)

Computational Insights into Programmable Nanoporous Graphene (Apr 23, 2014 11:45 AM)

Atomistic Simulation of AFM Indentation of Gold Nanorods and Nanoparticles (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

Structural Modifications and the Size Effect in Amorphous Silica Nanowires (Apr 23, 2014 01:45 PM)

Recent Development of Quantitative TEM Deformation Technologies and Their Applications on HCP Structured Single Crystal Metals (Apr 23, 2014 02:00 PM)

First-Principles Study of Twinning-Associated Boundaries in HCP Metals (Apr 23, 2014 02:30 PM)

Surface Effects on the Upconversion Dynamics in NaYF:Yb:Er Nanoparticles (Apr 23, 2014 02:45 PM)

The Origin of Oxygen Strengthening Effect in α-Titanium (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

Deformation-Induced Stacking Fault Tetrahedra and Ductile-to-Brittle Transition in Gold Nanowires (Apr 23, 2014 04:00 PM)

Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of Stress-Induced Near-Surface Compositional Redistribution on SiGe Substrates for 2D Array Growth of Ge Quantum Dots (Apr 23, 2014 04:30 PM)

Simulation of Complex Materials Structures with Charge Optimized Many-Body (COMB) Potentials (Apr 24, 2014 08:30 AM)

A New Formalism for Modified Embedded Atom Potential: An Application for Thermal Transport Modeling of Mg-Si Alloy (Apr 24, 2014 09:00 AM)

Making Nanomechanics Simulations Physical - Response EAM Potentials (Apr 24, 2014 09:15 AM)

Tight-Binding Quantum Chemical Molecular Dynamics of Oxygen Migration of Rh-Supporting CeO2 Surfaces (Apr 24, 2014 09:30 AM)

Influence of the Passivation of Silicon Nanocrystals on the Electronic and Optical Properties (Apr 24, 2014 09:45 AM)

First Order Morphological Transition of a Ferroelastic Domain in a Thin Film Pinned by Dislocations (Apr 24, 2014 10:30 AM)

Organic Topological Insulators in Organometallic Lattices (Apr 24, 2014 11:00 AM)

Graphene Synthesis on Nickel: An Atomic Scale Study (Apr 24, 2014 11:30 AM)

First-Principles Study of Coherent Phase Equilibria and Precipitate Shape in Ti-O (Apr 24, 2014 11:45 AM)

Modeling the Interface Formation within Cu/Nb Layered Composites by Accumulated Roll Bonding (Apr 24, 2014 01:30 PM)

Forming Nanoprecipitates at Dislocations: Hydrides in Pd and Silicides in Ni (Apr 24, 2014 02:00 PM)

Triple Junction Mobility Extracted from Thermal Fluctuation (Apr 24, 2014 02:30 PM)

Phase-Field Crystal Model for Diamond-Cubic Ordering (Apr 24, 2014 02:45 PM)

Structural Phase Transitions in Metallic Grain Boundaries (Apr 24, 2014 03:30 PM)

Modeling the Impact of Delocalization Effects on the Polarization Energy in Organic Semiconductors (Apr 24, 2014 04:00 PM)

Mechano- and Thermo-Mutable Anisotropy of Three-Dimensional Multifunctional Boron Nitride Nanostructure (Apr 24, 2014 04:15 PM)

New Discrete Dislocation Algorithms for Modeling Rate Effects in Plastic Deformation (Apr 24, 2014 04:30 PM)

Tuning from Half-Metallic to Semiconducting Behavior in Monolayered SiC and AlN Nanoribbons (Apr 25, 2014 08:30 AM)

Light Absorption in Amorphous Carbon: Understanding the Natural Carbonaceous Materials (Apr 25, 2014 08:45 AM)

Strong Structure Band Gap Relation in Semiconductors: Implications for Computational Band Gap Prediction (Apr 25, 2014 09:00 AM)

Conformational Impact of Heteroatoms in Organic Semiconductors (Apr 25, 2014 09:15 AM)

Size Effects in Quasi-Static Energy Transport for Microscopic Quantum Systems (Apr 25, 2014 09:30 AM)

Thermal Anisotropy in Nano-Crystalline MoS2 Thin Films (Apr 25, 2014 09:45 AM)

Performance of a Self-Optimizing Kohn-Sham Hybrid Functional (Apr 25, 2014 10:30 AM)

Controlling the Photo-Stationary State of Azobenzene for High Efficiency Solar Thermal Fuels: A Computational Study (Apr 25, 2014 10:45 AM)

Defect-Induced Effect in Two-Dimensional h-BN Monolayer (Apr 25, 2014 11:00 AM)

Directed Phonon Engineering in Nanostructured Mn-Ge Superlattices: Towards a Description of Heat Transport in Device-Like Structures (Apr 25, 2014 11:15 AM)

Thermal Conductivity Reduction Due to Isotope Substitution in Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene Nanoribbons (Apr 25, 2014 11:30 AM)

Interlaced Crystals: Perfect Bravais Lattices with Interlaced Chemical Order (Apr 25, 2014 11:45 AM)

Sessions Included:

Structural Properties and Photoelectrochemical Activity of Epitaxial LaTiO2N Thin Films Formed on Custom-Made La2Ti2O7 and La5Ti5O17 Single Crystal Substrates by Thermal Ammonolysis (May 30, 2014 12:00 PM)

High Power Triboelectric Nanogenerator and Its Hybridization with Li-Ion Battery as Sustainable Flexible-Power-Unit (Apr 22, 2014 08:00 AM)

Length Effect on the Energy Conversion of a Zinc Oxide Nanowire (Apr 22, 2014 08:15 AM)

A Piezotronic Component with a Flexible Ridge on Its Top Mimicking Finger Prints (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

ZnO Nanorod Structures for Energy Harvesting (Apr 22, 2014 08:45 AM)

A New Thin-Film-Based Flexible Technology for Energy Generation and Contact Sensing (Apr 22, 2014 09:15 AM)

Vibration and Flow Energy Harvesting Using Piezoelectric Cantilevers (Apr 22, 2014 09:30 AM)

Triboelectric Nanogenerators as New Energy Technology for Self-Powered Systems and as Active Mechanical and Chemical Sensors (Apr 22, 2014 10:30 AM)

Vertically Aligned Barium Titanate Nanowires Arrays for Energy Harvesting (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

Flexible Thermoelectric Devices Based on Indium Phosphide Nanowire Networks on Copper (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

Hybrid Energy Generator Using Triboelectric and Piezoelectric Effects (Apr 22, 2014 11:45 AM)

Stretchable Transparent Nanogenerators Based on 1D/2D Piezoelectric and Triboelectric Nanostructures (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

Sponge-Like Piezoelectric Polymer Film for Scalable and Integratable Nanogenerators and Self-Powered Electronic Systems (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

Piezo-Nano-Devices on Flexible Substrates: Challenges and Opportunities (Apr 22, 2014 02:15 PM)

Semiconductor Nanowire Laser: Fabrication, Tuning and Applications (Apr 22, 2014 02:45 PM)

Stretchable Inorganic Photovoltaics and Mechanical Energy Harvesters (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

M13 Phage-Based Piezoelectric Energy Generation (Apr 22, 2014 04:00 PM)

Flexible Giant Magnetostrictive GaFe Films on Cylindrical, Nanoporous and Planar Substrates for Energy Harvesting Devices (Apr 22, 2014 04:15 PM)

Output Power Enhancement of Flexible ZnO Nanogenerator By a CuO-ZnO P-N Junction Formation (Apr 22, 2014 04:30 PM)

Multilayer Stacked Flexible BatiO3 Nano-Composite Based Piezoelectric Nanogenerator for Enhanced Output Power Generation (Apr 22, 2014 04:45 PM)

Nanochemistry Involved in Microbattery Fabrication for Remote Sensing and In-Situ Diagnosis (Apr 23, 2014 08:00 AM)

Ultrathin Printed Electrode for Flexible, Stretchable and High Potential Batteries (Apr 23, 2014 08:30 AM)

Nano-Hairy Si Anode on Polymer Substrate for Flexible Li-Ion Batteries (Apr 23, 2014 08:45 AM)

Storing Charge with Biopolymers in Polymer Electrodes (Apr 23, 2014 09:00 AM)

Conducting Polymer@nanocellulose Composites for Binder- and Carbon-Free, High Active Mass, Paper-Based Sustainable Energy Storage Devices (Apr 23, 2014 09:30 AM)

Robust CNT-Conducting Polymer Hydrogel Network for High- Performance Flexible Battery Electrodes (Apr 23, 2014 09:45 AM)

Flexible Energy Storage Devices (Apr 23, 2014 10:30 AM)

Flexible Energy Storage with Paper, Textile and Sponge (Apr 23, 2014 11:00 AM)

Flexible High Potential Batteries for Wearable and Fashionable Applications (Apr 23, 2014 11:30 AM)

Knitted Electrochemical Capacitors From Carbon-Welded Cellulose Yarns (Apr 23, 2014 11:45 AM)

High-Performance Transparent and Semi-Transparent Polymer Solar Cells (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

Optimizing the Properties of Graphene and Graphene Quantum Dots for Energy Applications (Apr 23, 2014 02:00 PM)

Toward Intrinsically Stretchable Organic Semiconductors: Mechanical Properties of High-Performance Conjugated Polymers (Apr 23, 2014 02:30 PM)

Carbon Nanotube Active-Matrix Backplanes for Mechanically Flexible Visible Light and X-Ray Imagers (Apr 23, 2014 02:45 PM)

Materials Challenges and Integration Strategies for Flexible Energy Devices and Systems (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

Photonic Flash Sintering of Metal Based Conductive Inks for Printed Solar Cells on Flexible Foils (Apr 23, 2014 04:00 PM)

Effects of Oxygen Plasma Treatment and E-Beam Evaporation on Stretchability and Contact Properties of AgNWs/PDMS-Based Stretchable Electrodes (Apr 23, 2014 04:15 PM)

Complementary Absorbing Star-Shaped Small Molecules for Organic Ternary Solar Cells (Apr 23, 2014 04:30 PM)

Graphene Coated Electrically Conductive Cotton Apparel (Apr 23, 2014 04:45 PM)

Graphene-Based and Graphene-Derived Electrodes for Ultracapacitors (Apr 24, 2014 08:00 AM)

All-Solid-State Flexible Micro-Supercapacitor with Patterned Graphene/ MWNT Electrodes (Apr 24, 2014 08:30 AM)

3-Dimensionally Stretchable All Solid-State Micro-Supercapacitor (Apr 24, 2014 08:45 AM)

Development of Graphene-Based Flexible Materials for Energy Storage Devices (Apr 24, 2014 09:00 AM)

Interconnected Carbon Nanosheets Derived from Hemp for Ultrafast Supercapacitors with High Energy (Apr 24, 2014 09:30 AM)

Porous Nanocomposite of MnO2 Decorated RGO-CNT for High Rate Supercapacitor (Apr 24, 2014 09:45 AM)

Graphene-Based Supercapacitors (Apr 24, 2014 10:30 AM)

Flexible Nanoporous Metals for High Efficiency Energy Storage (Apr 24, 2014 11:00 AM)

All-Solid-State Flexible Micro-Supercapacitor Arrays with MWNT/V2O5 Nanowire Electrodes for the Operation of SnO2 Nanowire UV Sensor (Apr 24, 2014 11:30 AM)

Hybrid Two-Dimensional MnO2/Graphene Nanosheets for Flexible Energy Storage Devices (Apr 24, 2014 11:45 AM)

Piezotronic Effect in Electrochemical Processes and Soar Energy Conversion (Apr 24, 2014 01:30 PM)

Nanostructures for High Efficient Photovoltaic Solar Cells and Flexible Transparent Electrode (Apr 24, 2014 02:00 PM)

Rapid Release of Thin, Flexible GaAs Devices By Controlled Spalling (Apr 24, 2014 02:30 PM)

Effects of UV Ozone and Oxygen Plasma Treatments on Transparent Flexible Electrode (Apr 24, 2014 02:45 PM)

Bionic Nanomaterials for Energy Harvesting (Apr 24, 2014 03:30 PM)

Flexible Fiber-Based Thermoelectric Energy Harvesting and Motion Sensing (Apr 24, 2014 04:00 PM)

Optimization of Semiconducting Polymers for Flexible Thermoelectric Applications (Apr 24, 2014 04:15 PM)

Thermoelectric Behavior of N-Channel Conducting Polymers (Apr 24, 2014 04:30 PM)

Exploiting Linear and Non linear Piezoelectricity in Novel Semiconductor Devices (Apr 25, 2014 08:30 AM)

Temperature Dependence of the Piezotronic Effect in ZnO Nanowires (Apr 25, 2014 09:00 AM)

Non Linear Piezoelectricity in Nanostructures and Devices (Apr 25, 2014 09:15 AM)

Nanowire-Based Piezoelectric Transducers (Apr 25, 2014 09:30 AM)

Solar-Rechargeable Wearable Textile Battery (Apr 25, 2014 10:30 AM)

Stable Carbon Nanotube Alcohol-Based Ink for Spray-Coated Conductive Films (Apr 25, 2014 11:00 AM)

Sessions Included:

Crystal Growth via Oriented Attachment: A Retrospective View (Apr 22, 2014 08:45 AM)

Direction Control of Oriented Assembly for 1D, 2D, and 3D Mesocrystals Using Anisotropic Rectangular Nanoblocks (Apr 22, 2014 09:15 AM)

Synthesis of Hematite Nanorods Mesocrystals by Oriented Attachment: An In-Situ and Ex-Situ Reaction Mechanism Study (Apr 22, 2014 09:45 AM)

The Colloidal State and the Oriented Attachment Growth Mechanism (Apr 22, 2014 10:30 AM)

Synthesis and Spectroscopy of PbSe QD-QD Fused Dimer Structures (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

Control over Bioinspired Mineralization of Magnetite Nanoparticles via Precursors (Apr 22, 2014 11:15 AM)

Aggregation-Induced Growth and Transformation of β-FeOOH Nanorods to Micron-Sized α-Fe2O3 Spindles (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

TEM Investigations of Particle-Mediated Crystal Growth (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

A Study on Crystal Growth Kinetics of Nano-SnO2 and Sn-Rich Nanowastes Treatment (Apr 22, 2014 02:15 PM)

Characterizing Crystal Growth by Oriented Aggregation (Apr 22, 2014 02:30 PM)

Oriented Attachment of PbSe Nanocrystals into Two-Dimensional Honeycomb Supercrystals (Apr 22, 2014 02:45 PM)

Assembly of Metal Oxide Nanocrystals into Multicomponent Aerogel Monoliths by Oriented Attachment (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

Influence of Adsorbate-Induced Charge Screening on Oriented Attachment of BaTiO3 Nanocrystals (Apr 22, 2014 04:00 PM)

Thermally-Induced Oriented Attachment in the Growth of MgAl2O4 Nanocrystals (Apr 22, 2014 04:15 PM)

Two-Step Phase Transformation of Anatase to Rutile in Aqueous Suspension (Apr 22, 2014 04:30 PM)

Simulating Crystal Growth and Oriented Attachment (Apr 23, 2014 08:30 AM)

A Reactive Molecular Dynamics Study of the Mechanisms of Oriented Attachment of TiO2 Nanocrystals in Vacuum and Humid Environments (Apr 23, 2014 09:00 AM)

Simulations of Calcite Crystaliization on Self-Assembled Monolayers (Apr 23, 2014 09:30 AM)

Thermodynamic Insights into Self-Assembly of Capped Nanoparticles Using Molecular Dynamic Simulations (Apr 23, 2014 09:45 AM)

Charge Transport Dilemma and Self-Assembly of Nanoparticles with Lattice-to-Lattice Connectivity (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

Electronic Structure of Low Dimensional Chalcogenide-Based Superlattices Formed by Nanocrystals’ Oriented Attachment (Apr 23, 2014 02:00 PM)

Anisotropic Growth of Iron Pyrite (FeS) Nanocrystals via Oriented Attachment (Apr 23, 2014 02:15 PM)

Physical and Thermodynamic Driving Forces for Oriented Attachment of Nanoparticles (Apr 23, 2014 02:30 PM)

Theoretical Analysis and Experimental Evidence of Interparticle Interactions in the Oriented Attachment Growth of Ultra-Thin Nanorods (Apr 23, 2014 02:45 PM)

Development of Organic/Inorganic Hybrid Materials: Macromolecular Templates for Formation and Morphology Control (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

Electron Tomography Study on the Growth Process of CeO2 Nanocrystals: Ostwald Ripening or Oriented Attachment? (Apr 23, 2014 04:00 PM)

Oriented Attachment in the Formation of ZnO Twin-Nanostructures (Apr 23, 2014 04:15 PM)

Chemical Engineering of Oriented Attachement for Lead Chalcogenide Nanocyrstals from 0D to 2D (Apr 23, 2014 04:30 PM)

Stability and Reactivity of Ultrathin Nanowires: A New Approach for Multiplex Templating Synthesis of Functional Materials (Apr 24, 2014 08:30 AM)

Synthesis of Cadmium and Lead Chalcogenide Nanoparticles: Examples of Oriented Attachment Growth Mechanism (Apr 24, 2014 09:00 AM)

Dynamic Growth Modes of Self-Assembling Iron Oxide Nanoparticles during Drop-Casting (Apr 24, 2014 09:15 AM)

Nanoparticles Assembly by π-π Interactions (Apr 24, 2014 09:30 AM)

Universal Morphosynthesis of Carbonate and Sulfate Mesocrystals Using a Simple Polyelectrolyte (Apr 24, 2014 09:45 AM)

Mechanisms of Crystal Growth in Natural Biominerals (Apr 24, 2014 10:45 AM)

Hausmannite Mn3O4 Mesocrystal @ Graphene: Room Temperature Synthesis and High-Performance in Li-Ion Battery (Apr 24, 2014 11:15 AM)

S-Layer Morphogenesis (Apr 24, 2014 11:30 AM)

Electron Microscopy Observation of TiO2 Nanocrystal Evolution in High-Temperature (Apr 24, 2014 11:45 AM)

Sessions Included:

Kinking Dring Vapor-Liquid-Solid and Vapor-Solid-Solid Nanowire Growth (Apr 22, 2014 08:00 AM)

Room Temperature Epitaxy of Single-Crystalline Ge Nanowires: An Electrochemical Liquid-Liquid-Solid Growth Process (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

Solvent Vapor Growth: A Versatile Glassware Approach to the Formation of Silicon, Germanium and Axial Silicon-Germanium Heterostructure Nanowires Using Low Solubility Liquid Catalysts (Apr 22, 2014 08:45 AM)

Kinetic Competition Model and Size Dependent Phase Manipulation of Ni Silicides Formationin Si Nanowire Templates (Apr 22, 2014 09:00 AM)

Observing Nickel Germanide Formation in 1-Dimension (Apr 22, 2014 09:15 AM)

Control of Heterointerface and Doping in Axial Si-Si1-xGex Heterostructure Nanowires Grown by Au Catalyzed VLS Method for Nanoelectronic Devices (Apr 22, 2014 09:30 AM)

III-V Compound Semiconductor Nanowires (Apr 22, 2014 10:15 AM)

In-Situ TEM Growth Studies on Polytypic GaAs Nanowires (Apr 22, 2014 10:45 AM)

Impact of Nano-Patterned Oxide Templates on the Growth of Ordered Self-Catalyzed GaAs Nanowire Arrays on Silicon (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

Influence of Microstructure on Optical Properties of Uniform InGaAs Nanowire Arrays on Si (Apr 22, 2014 11:15 AM)

Controlling Polytypism to Enhance the Electron Mobility of InAs Nanowires Grown on Silicon (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

Monolayer Control of Crystal Structure Manipulation in GaP Nanowire Arrays (Apr 22, 2014 11:45 AM)

Electromechanical Characterization of Semiconducting Nanowires: Enhanced Properties and Novel Techniques (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

Silicon Nanowires: From Mechanical Properties to Stretchable Electronics (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

Bridging Surface Atomic Structure with In Situ Nanomechanics of ZnO Nanowires (Apr 22, 2014 02:15 PM)

The Influence of Doping and Defects on the Electrical and Electromechanical Behavior of Nanowire Devices (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

A Rigorous Analysis of Image Force Barrier Lowering in Metal-Semiconductor Nanowire Contacts (Apr 22, 2014 04:00 PM)

Alternative Contact Metallizations for -GaN Nanowires (Apr 22, 2014 04:15 PM)

Modulation Doped Ge-SiGe Core-Shell Nanowires (Apr 22, 2014 04:30 PM)

Polarization-Induced Charge Distributions at Polytype Interfaces in Semiconductor Nanostructures (Apr 22, 2014 04:45 PM)

Applications of Silicon Nanowires with Synthetically Encoded High-Resolution Morphology (Apr 23, 2014 08:15 AM)

Silicon Nanowire Heterostructured with Gold-Graphene Hybrids (Apr 23, 2014 08:30 AM)

On Demand Site-, Shape-, Material-Selective Integration of Semiconductor Nanowires by Localized Laser Irradiation (Apr 23, 2014 08:45 AM)

Indium Phosphide Nanowire Network Grown on Transparent Conductive ZnO: Al Films for Thermoelectric Devices (Apr 23, 2014 09:00 AM)

Cu2S-CdS Core-Shell Nanowire Arrays Prepared via Reverse Cation Exchange (Apr 23, 2014 09:15 AM)

Mass Production of Telluride-Based Nanowires and Nanowire Heterostructures and Investigation of Their Thermoelectric Properties (Apr 23, 2014 09:30 AM)

Novel Approaches towards Growth and Processing of NW-Arrays for LED and Solar Applications (Apr 23, 2014 10:15 AM)

Hybrid Bottom-Up and Top-Down Integration of InGaAs Nanowire p+-i-n+ Junction Arrays on Silicon Substrates (Apr 23, 2014 10:45 AM)

Growth of Vertical GaAs Nanowires on an Amorphous Substrate via a Fiber-Textured Si Platform (Apr 23, 2014 11:00 AM)

Position Controlled GaAs Nanowires on Si Wafers Using Nanoimprint Lithography (Apr 23, 2014 11:15 AM)

Ab-Initio Simulation and Analysis of the Growth Mechanisms Enabling Catalyst-Free, Self-Assembling GaN Nanowires (Apr 23, 2014 11:30 AM)

A Buffer Layer Technique for GaAs Nanowire Growth on Si Substrate (Apr 23, 2014 11:45 AM)

Controlled Doping of Semiconductor Nanowires (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

Carrier Transport in a Core-Shell Nanowire: Direct Probing, Interface Phenomena, and Non-Linear Optoelectronic Devices (Apr 23, 2014 02:00 PM)

Diameter Dependence of Exciton Diffusion Length and Carrier Depletion in Single ZnO Nanowire Schottky Diodes (Apr 23, 2014 02:15 PM)

Imaging the Local Density of Free Charge Carriers in Doped InAs Nanowires with Infrared Near-Field Microscopy (Apr 23, 2014 02:30 PM)

Nanoscale Free-Carrier Profiling of Individual Semiconductor Nanowires by Infrared Near-Field Microscopy (Apr 23, 2014 02:45 PM)

Tailoring Light-Matter Interactions in Semiconductor Nanowires with Nanocavity Plasmons (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

Unexpected Optical Response in InAs Nanowire Arrays: Crystal-Phase Dependent Nanophotonic Resonances (Apr 23, 2014 04:00 PM)

Correlated Luminescence and Hall Measurements on Single Nanowires (Apr 23, 2014 04:15 PM)

Top-Down Fabrication of GaAs Nanowire Antennas with Embedded Quantum Dots (Apr 23, 2014 04:30 PM)

Structural and Optical Properties of Pseudoternary CdxZn1-xSySe1-y Nanowires (Apr 23, 2014 04:45 PM)

Piezotronics and Piezo-Phototronics (Apr 24, 2014 01:45 PM)

Taxel-Addressable Matrix of Vertical-Nanowire Piezotronic Transistors for Active and Adaptive Tactile Imaging (Apr 24, 2014 02:15 PM)

Semiconductor Nanostructure Health Monitoring and Self-Healing (Apr 24, 2014 02:30 PM)

Vertical Nanowire Electrical and Optical Devices Based on a Clean Si/Ge Nanowire Heterojunction System (Apr 24, 2014 03:30 PM)

Lasing from Individual GaAs-AlGaAs Core-Shell Nanowires up to Room Temperature (Apr 24, 2014 04:00 PM)

Solution-Grown Silicon Nanowires for Lithium Ion Batteries (Apr 24, 2014 04:15 PM)

InGaN/GaN Core-Shell NanoLEDs (Apr 24, 2014 04:45 PM)

InSb Nanowire Rail Tracks for Majoranas (Apr 25, 2014 08:00 AM)

VLS-Grown Topological Insulator SbTe and BiTe Nanowires (Apr 25, 2014 08:30 AM)

Growth and Characterization of Ternary Bi-Se-Te Nanowires (Apr 25, 2014 08:45 AM)

Fundamental Insight into Control of Thermal Conductivity in Silicon-Germanium Alloy Nanowires (Apr 25, 2014 09:00 AM)

Semiconductor Nanowires as Thermoelectric Material (Apr 25, 2014 09:15 AM)

Thermoelectric Properties of Ultra-Long AgPbSbTe (LAST) Hollow Nanofibers (Apr 25, 2014 09:30 AM)

Correlative Studies of Structural Phase Transitions and Local Electrical Properties in Phase-Change InSeNanowires (Apr 25, 2014 10:15 AM)

Morphology and Microstructue of Core-Shell GaAs/GaxAl1-xAs Nanowires Investigated by He-Ion Microscopy and X-Ray Reciprocal Space Mapping (Apr 25, 2014 10:30 AM)

Allotrope Heterostructured Ge Nanowires (Apr 25, 2014 10:45 AM)

Unusual Effects of Nonlocal Exchange Interactions on Electrons in Core/Shell Nanowires (Apr 25, 2014 11:00 AM)

Inducing a Direct-to-Pseudodirect Bandgap Transition in Wurtzite GaAs Nanowires with Uniaxial Stress (Apr 25, 2014 11:15 AM)

Study of Electron-Phonon Interaction and Surface Optical Phonon in Vertically Aligned ZnTe Nanorods and Nanowires Using Resonance Raman Scattering (Apr 25, 2014 11:30 AM)

Tuning the Physical Surface Properties of Si Nanowires by Controlled Growth of Sub and Full Oxides (Apr 25, 2014 11:45 AM)

Ultrafast Carrier Relaxation Dynamics of a Photo-Excited Germanium Nanowire-Air Metamaterial: Bimolecular Auger Kinetics and Surface Recombination (Apr 25, 2014 01:30 PM)

Enhanced Luminescence Properties of Passivated InAs-InAsP Core-Shell Nanowires (Apr 25, 2014 01:45 PM)

A Methodology of Improving the Thermoelectric Figure-of-Merit of SiGe Nanowires (Apr 25, 2014 02:00 PM)

Direct Observation of Charge-Carrier Heating at WZ-ZB InP Nanowire Heterojunction (Apr 25, 2014 02:15 PM)

Electrical Characterization of Nanowire-Based Modular and Defect Free GaN µ-Substrates (Apr 25, 2014 02:30 PM)

Solar Highways - Photovoltaic Measurements of metal@semiconductor Nanowires (Apr 25, 2014 02:45 PM)

Damage-Free Fabrication of Cantilevers Made from Individual GaN Nanowires Through Micromanipulation and Focused Electron Beam Induced Deposition (FEBID) (Apr 25, 2014 03:30 PM)

ZnO Nanowire-Based LEDs on Silicon: Doping and Heterojunction Devices (Apr 25, 2014 03:45 PM)

III-V Micro-Pillar Quantum Well Laser Grown on Silicon with Silicon-Transparent Wavelength (Apr 25, 2014 04:00 PM)

a-Si:H Thin-Film - Nanowire Hybrid Structures for Infrared Sensor Applications (Apr 25, 2014 04:15 PM)

Efficient Sarin Detection Based on Functionalized Silicon Nanowire Transistors (Apr 25, 2014 04:30 PM)

Fully Printable Temperature Sensor Based on Silicon Nanowires (Apr 25, 2014 04:45 PM)

Sessions Included:

Self-Formed Cu/C Core/Shell Electrospun Nanofibers for Oxidation-Resistant Transparent Electrode (Jun 12, 2014 09:00 AM)

Nanoscale Crater Interfaces Guide Cell Migration and Patterning (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

Sustained BMP-2 Release from Densified Titanium for Orthopedic Application (Apr 22, 2014 08:45 AM)

Exploring and Engineering the Cell Material Interface for Regenerative Medicine (Apr 22, 2014 09:00 AM)

Modifying Minimalist Self-Assembled Peptide Systems for Regenerative Medicine Applications (Apr 22, 2014 09:30 AM)

Scaffolds in Tissue Engineering: Some Selected Maxillofacial Applications (Apr 22, 2014 10:15 AM)

Understanding the Foreign Body Reaction in Tissue Engineering (Apr 22, 2014 10:30 AM)

Graphene-Hydroxyapatite Biocompatible Nnanomateriales (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

Nanoscale Piezoelectricity in Fmoc-Diphenylalanine Hydrogels and Their Potential for Application as Multi-Functional Scaffolds (Apr 22, 2014 11:15 AM)

Silica / Alginate Biohybrids with Covalent Coupling: GPTMS v APTES (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

Mussel-Inspired Adhesive Interfaces for Biomedical Applications (Apr 22, 2014 01:45 PM)

Engineering Biomaterials to Control the Wound Healing Response (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

Injectable Micropatterned Polymeric Nanosheets for Local Delivery of an Engineered Epithelial Monolayer (Apr 22, 2014 02:30 PM)

Bioactive Materials for Transitioning Cell Phenotypes within Chronic Scar (Apr 22, 2014 03:15 PM)

New Strategies for Engineering Human Tissues Based on Natural Origin Material Architectures (Apr 22, 2014 03:45 PM)

Polymer Adhesives for Medical Applications (Apr 22, 2014 04:15 PM)

Novel Broad-Spectrum Antimicrobial Polysaccharide-Based Materials (Apr 22, 2014 04:30 PM)

Biomimetic Engineering and Evaluation of Multidomain Peptide Hydrogels Capable of Promoting Tissue Healing (Apr 23, 2014 08:30 AM)

Secondary Covalent Crosslinking of Shear-Thinning Hydrogels to Modulate Viscoelastic Properties In-Situ (Apr 23, 2014 08:45 AM)

Engineering Functional Hydrogels for Repair of Cardiac Tissue (Apr 23, 2014 09:00 AM)

Engineered MMP Sensitivity within Electrospun Nanofibrous Hydrogels (Apr 23, 2014 09:30 AM)

Injectable Hydrogels as Cell Delivery Matrices for Smooth Muscle Repair (Apr 23, 2014 10:15 AM)

Elastin Inspired Hyaluronan Hydrogels (Apr 23, 2014 10:30 AM)

Micro- and Nanoscale Strategies to Engineer Cellular Microenvironment (Apr 23, 2014 10:45 AM)

Inorganic-Organic Hydrogel Scaffolds for Osteochondral Tissue Engineering (Apr 23, 2014 11:15 AM)

Synthetic Hydrogel Scaffolds with Vascular Network for Tissue Engineering (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

An Injectable Piezoelectric Drug Delivery System to Target Tissue Regeneration in Tissue Engineering Applications (Apr 23, 2014 01:45 PM)

Injectable Regenerative Biomaterials for Treating Cardiovascular Disease (Apr 23, 2014 02:00 PM)

Fibrin Gels as Cell-Instructive Substrates for Regenerative Medicine (Apr 23, 2014 03:00 PM)

Bioactive Hydrogels and Nanomaterials for Vascular Regeneration (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

Skin Printer: Microfluidic Approach for Skin Regeneration and Wound Dressings (Apr 23, 2014 04:00 PM)

Evaluation of Nanofiber-Permeated Scaffolds for Bone Repair in a Transgenic Mouse Model (Apr 23, 2014 04:15 PM)

Geometry and Mechanical Behavior of Scaffolding (Apr 24, 2014 08:30 AM)

Multiscale Bottom-Up Engineering of the ECM: From Nanofabricated Basement Membranes to 3D Printed Protein Scaffolds (Apr 24, 2014 08:45 AM)

Tailored Surface Properties for Cell Alignment by Hard-Soft Translation of Nanopatterns (Apr 24, 2014 09:15 AM)

Enhancement of Biocompatibility on PVDF via Collagen Conjugation (Apr 24, 2014 10:00 AM)

Functionalized Gellan Gum Hydrogels Potentiate Endothelial Cell Performance (Apr 24, 2014 10:15 AM)

Surface Modification of Polydimethylsiloxane (Apr 24, 2014 10:30 AM)

Nanoparticulate Hydroxyapatite/Chitosan Composites as Potential Drug Delivery Platforms for the Sustained Release of Antibiotics in the Treatment of Osteomyelitis (Apr 24, 2014 10:45 AM)

Scaffold-Mediated Sustained BMP-2 Minicircle DNA Delivery Enhances Bone Regeneration in a Mouse Calvarial Defect Model (Apr 24, 2014 11:00 AM)

The Evolution and Application of Regenerative Engineering (Apr 24, 2014 11:15 AM)

Introducing a New Biologically Active Laminin Fragment to Modulate Stem Cell Differentiation (Apr 24, 2014 01:30 PM)

Engineering Large Tissue by Functionalising Stem Cells with Protein-Surfactant Nanoconstructs (Apr 24, 2014 01:45 PM)

Optimized Coatings for Tissue Regeneration (Apr 24, 2014 02:00 PM)

A Microparticle Approach for Non-Viral Gene Delivery within 3D Human Mesenchymal Stem Cell Aggregates (Apr 24, 2014 02:30 PM)

Microenvironment Dimensionality Alters Signaling in Cells of the Nervous System (Apr 24, 2014 03:15 PM)

Supramolecular Glycopeptide Nanosystems for Chondrogenic Differentiation (Apr 24, 2014 03:45 PM)

Biomedical Porous Magnesium with High Strength and Corrosion Resistance (Apr 25, 2014 08:30 AM)

Stimuli Responsive Cell-Laden Microgels by Click- and Supramolecular Chemistry in Droplet Microfluidics (Apr 25, 2014 08:45 AM)

Hybrid Electroactive Polycaprolactone Scaffolds for Vascular Tissue Engineering (Apr 25, 2014 09:00 AM)

Mechanical Adjustable and Biodegradable Implant Materials for the Treatment of Articular Cartilage Defects (Apr 25, 2014 09:15 AM)

Development and Evaluation of Biodegradable Mg Alloys for Orthopedic Application (Apr 25, 2014 09:30 AM)

A Nanoscale, Two-Component Interface Directs Alignment of a Confluent Cell Layer and Assembled Extracellular Matrix (Apr 25, 2014 10:15 AM)

Microporous Ti Implant Compact Coated with Hydroxyapatite Produced by Electro-Discharge-Sintering and Electrostatic-Spray-Deposition (Apr 25, 2014 10:30 AM)

Shape Memory Polymer Foams with Tunable Properties (Apr 25, 2014 10:45 AM)

Functionalization of FePd Ferromagnetic Shape Memory Alloys for Biomedical Applications - An Experimental and Theoretical Survey (Apr 25, 2014 11:00 AM)

Three Dimension Filamentous Human Cardiac Tissue Model for Pre-Clinical Drug Testing (Apr 25, 2014 11:15 AM)

Stimuli-Responsive Self-Assembly of Hydrogel Nanostructures by Peptide Amphiles via Molecular Dynamics Simulations (Apr 25, 2014 11:30 AM)

Sessions Included:

Efficient Extraction of Structural and Dynamical Origins of Spectral Variations in Predictive First-Principles X-Ray Absorption Simulations (Apr 22, 2014 08:30 AM)

High-Throughput Aqueous Phase Stability Prediction - The Pourbaix App (Apr 22, 2014 08:45 AM)

Similarity Functions for Datamining Compositional and Structural Relations Between Materials (Apr 22, 2014 09:00 AM)

Demonstration of Bayesian Inference for Parameter Estimation in Materials Research (Apr 22, 2014 09:30 AM)

Optimal Learning with an Application to Characterizing Nano-Emulsion Stability (Apr 22, 2014 09:45 AM)

Approaches for the Discovery and Design of New Permanent Magnets (Apr 22, 2014 10:30 AM)

Predictive Modeling of Electronic and Optical Properties of Novel CuInS2 Wurtzite Phase (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

Discovery of Recyclable Ultra-High Modulus Poly(hexahydrotriazine) Thermosets and Supramolecular Hemiaminal Networks (Apr 22, 2014 11:15 AM)

Integrated Multi-Scale Modeling/Experimental Framework for Prediction and Targeted Synthesis of Meta-Stable Materials (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

Accelerated Identification of Metal-Based Membranes and Getters for Hydrogen Using First-Principles Modeling (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

Virtual Screening of Organic Semiconductor Materials Using Quantitative Structure-Property Relationships with Topological Descriptors (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

Virtual Diffraction Characterization of Alumina Atomistic Simulations (Apr 22, 2014 02:15 PM)

Using your Computer to Explore the Platinum Group Metal Alloys (with a Little Help from the aflowlib.org Online Library) (Apr 22, 2014 03:00 PM)

Intergranular Films in Ceramics: Predictions Affecting Synthesis and Growth, and Identification of Competing Mechanisms (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

Characterisation of Photovoltaic Absorbers for High Throughput Processing (Apr 23, 2014 08:00 AM)

Building Connections between High-throughput First Principles Modeling and Characterization; Examples from the Materials Project and the Electrolyte Genome (Apr 23, 2014 08:15 AM)

Materials Map on Band Gap versus Dielectric Constant; Data Mining for Ideal High-K Dielectrics (Apr 23, 2014 08:45 AM)

The Phase Stability of Perovskite Oxides: High-Throughput Space-Group Screening, Finite-Temperature Thermodynamics, and AiiDA Management (Apr 23, 2014 09:00 AM)

Applications of High Throughput Methodologies to the Materials Genome Initiative (Apr 23, 2014 10:00 AM)

High-Throughput Computational Design of Conducting Polymers: Predictions and Rational Guidance from DFT Calculations (Apr 23, 2014 10:30 AM)

Application Performance in the Materials Science, Chemistry and Nanoscience - Perspective, Performance and Challenges (Apr 23, 2014 10:45 AM)

Simulation of Strained-Heteroepitaxial Quantum Dot Formation Under the Effect of Anisotropic Surface Properties (Apr 23, 2014 11:15 AM)

Inferring Grain Boundary Crystallography-Property Relations from Gallium Permeability in Aluminum (Apr 23, 2014 11:30 AM)

Designing Crystalline Growth from Carrier Polymer Architecture in GaN Through the Polymer-Derived-Ceramic Route (Apr 23, 2014 11:45 AM)

High Throughput X-Ray Diffraction and Fluorescence on Combinatorial Libraries (Apr 23, 2014 02:00 PM)

A Novel Large Area Imaging NEXAFS Spectrometer Enabling Rapid Combinatorial Chemical and Structural Analysis (Apr 23, 2014 02:15 PM)

Physics-Based Modeling for Statistical Analysis of Microscope Image Data (Apr 23, 2014 02:45 PM)

Closing the Loop: High-Throughput Structure/Property Correlation (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

Machine Learning Applied to Data from Combinatorial Libraries (Apr 23, 2014 04:00 PM)

CNT Growth Kinetics via In-Situ Raman Spectroscopy (Apr 23, 2014 04:15 PM)

Combinatorial and Theoretical Methods for Designing Novel Dopant Compositions in Upconverting Nanocrystals (Apr 23, 2014 04:30 PM)

Revealing Hidden Electronic Surface States by an Ab Initio Guided Design of Scanning Tunneling Spectroscopy Modes (Apr 24, 2014 08:00 AM)

Imaging Single Atoms in Catalyst Reactions in-situ with Environmental (Scanning) Transmission Electron Microscopy (Apr 24, 2014 08:15 AM)

Time-Resolved, In-Situ Cathodomuminescence from GaN Modelled Through a 2D Transistor (Apr 24, 2014 08:45 AM)

In-Situ Mechanical Properties: Nano to Meso Measurements for Materials Failure (Apr 24, 2014 09:00 AM)

Scanning Nanocalorimetry Combined with In-Situ X-Ray Diffraction (Apr 24, 2014 10:00 AM)

Interpreting In-Situ Spectroscopy Data Using Joint Density-Functional Theory: Applications to Lithium-Ion Battery Development (Apr 24, 2014 10:15 AM)

Combinatorial and In-Situ Experiments Combined with First-Principles Modeling Identify Non-Equilibrium Origin of Conductivity in ZnO: Ga Transparent Conductive Oxide (Apr 24, 2014 10:30 AM)

A Multi-Beam Approach to Nano Fabrication (Apr 24, 2014 01:30 PM)

In-Situ Neutron Reflectivity Measurement of Polymer-Surface Interactions (Apr 24, 2014 02:00 PM)

Atomistic Configuration Determination via a Combination of Synchrotron Characterization, First Principles Computation, and Machine Learning (Apr 24, 2014 02:15 PM)

Calphad, Materials Design and the MGI (Apr 25, 2014 08:00 AM)

Conducting Cobalt Oxide Spinels: A Test Bed for Developing Materials by Design (Apr 25, 2014 08:30 AM)

Rapid Design and Fabrication of Damage Tolerant Hierarchical Materials (Apr 25, 2014 08:45 AM)

Computational Materials Science: Design and Prediction Towards Key Enabling Technologies in Horizon 2020 (Apr 25, 2014 09:00 AM)

Perovskite Structure Transformations In-Situ TEM and Quantitative Measurements (Apr 25, 2014 10:00 AM)

Model Based Iterative Reconstruction for Multi-Modal Electron Tomography (Apr 25, 2014 10:30 AM)

Structure Quantification and Gestalt of Continuous Fiber Reinforced Composite Microstructures for ICME (Apr 25, 2014 10:45 AM)

Mechanism of Preferential Adsorption of SO2 into Microporous Paddle Wheel Metal Organic Frameworks M(bdc)(ted)0.5 (Apr 25, 2014 11:00 AM)

Investigation of Structural, Elastic, Thermal, and Electronic Response of Activated Metal Organic Framework Materials (MOF-74): A Combined Experimental and Theoretical Study (Apr 25, 2014 11:15 AM)

Inoculation of Semiconductor Nanoparticles with Metal Atoms (Apr 25, 2014 11:30 AM)

Ionic Liquids: Bulk and Interfacial Nanostructure (Apr 25, 2014 11:45 AM)

Computational Catalyst Search and Validation (Apr 25, 2014 01:30 PM)

A Generalized Ligand-Field Theory Applied to Metal Nanoparticles: En Route to an Design of Optimized Nanocatalysts (Apr 25, 2014 02:00 PM)

Combination of Surface-Science Experiments, Nanotechnology Synthesis, and Theory for the Design of Selective Catalysts (Apr 25, 2014 02:15 PM)

A Novel Theoretical Probe of the SrTiO (001) Surface Structure under Water-Splitting Conditions (Apr 25, 2014 02:45 PM)

Design of Novel Solar Thermal Fuels with High-Throughput Ab-Initio Simulations (Apr 25, 2014 03:30 PM)

Substitutional Design of Subphthalocyanine Derivatives: An Ab-Initio Study (Apr 25, 2014 03:45 PM)

First-Principles Materials Design of High-Performing Bulk Photovoltaics with the LiNbO3 Structure (Apr 25, 2014 04:00 PM)

Array (Apr 25, 2014 04:15 PM)

First-Principles Investigation of Boron Incorporation into CRUD under Pressurized Water Reactor Conditions (Apr 25, 2014 04:30 PM)

X-Ray Micro-Beam Characterisation of Lattice Rotations and Distortions Due to a Single Dislocation (Apr 25, 2014 04:45 PM)

Sessions Included:

Nanoanalytical investigations at the interface of 4H-SiC/SiO2 MOSFETs (Jun 12, 2014 12:00 PM)

Electronic Control of Geometry in Hydrogels and Shape Memory Polymers (Apr 22, 2014 08:15 AM)

New Wonders of Nafion: Shape Memory, Temperature Memory, and Reversible Actuation (Apr 22, 2014 08:45 AM)

Mechanically Activated Shape Memory Elastomeric Laminates (SMEL) (Apr 22, 2014 09:15 AM)

Novel Pressure-Responsive Shape Memory Polymers (Apr 22, 2014 09:30 AM)

Reversible Photoresponsive Hydrogels Based on Spiropyran (Apr 22, 2014 09:45 AM)

Origami-Inspired Compliant Mechanisms: Test Beds and Applications for Shape Programmable Materials (Apr 22, 2014 10:30 AM)

Creating 3D Structures from SMA-Based Self-Folding Reprogrammable Sheets (Apr 22, 2014 11:00 AM)

Multi-Scale Origami and Kirigami for Novel Photonics and Energy Conversion (Apr 22, 2014 11:30 AM)

Origami-Inspired Mechanical Meta-Materials (Apr 22, 2014 01:30 PM)

Light-Induced Self-Folding of Pre-Strained Polymer Sheets (Apr 22, 2014 02:00 PM)

Diffusive Photoplymer Structuring of RAFT Materials for Pre-Programmed Origami (Apr 22, 2014 02:30 PM)

Shape Memory Composites for Self-Folding Structures (Apr 22, 2014 03:30 PM)

Electrostriction-Based Active Materials for Multi-Field Responsive Origami Structures (Apr 22, 2014 04:00 PM)

Adaptive Origami for Aerospace Systems (Apr 22, 2014 04:30 PM)

Using Chemical Reactions to Form Smart, Foldable Responsive Materials (Apr 23, 2014 08:15 AM)

Photomorphon Networks: The Science of Intelligent Shape-Changing Structures and Their Applications (Apr 23, 2014 08:45 AM)

Switchable Shape Change and Polyhedral Encapsulation in Nematic Solid Sheets (Apr 23, 2014 09:00 AM)

Topography from Topology: 2-D and 3-D Shape Transformations in Patterned Liquid Crystalline Networks (Apr 23, 2014 09:15 AM)

Auto-Origami and Soft Programmable Transformers: Simulation Studies of Liquid Crystal Elastomers and Swelling Polymer Gels (Apr 23, 2014 09:30 AM)

Responsive Surface Topographies Formed by Liquid Crystal Networks (Apr 23, 2014 09:45 AM)

Liquid Crystal Networks: From Responsive Surfaces to Switchable Nanopores (Apr 23, 2014 10:30 AM)

Stimuli-Responsive Liquid Crystal Elastomers for Dynamic Mechanical Assist Devices and Tissue Scaffolds (Apr 23, 2014 11:00 AM)

Motion and Locomotion of Liquid Crystal Elastomers and Networks (Apr 23, 2014 11:15 AM)

Light-Induced Torsional Locomotion in Photoresponsive Liquid Crystalline Polymer Networks (Apr 23, 2014 11:30 AM)

“Shape-Shifting” and Self-Propelled Motion of Spirobenzopyran-Functionalized Self-Oscillating Gels (Apr 23, 2014 11:45 AM)

Elastomeric Photopolymers: Reshaping Polymer Gels with Light (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

Ionic Actuation of Hydrogels for Shape Memory and Soft Robotics Applications (Apr 23, 2014 01:45 PM)

Measurements of Photo-Mechanical Actuation in Azo Materials (Apr 23, 2014 02:00 PM)

Creasing of Multilayer Polymer Films (Apr 23, 2014 02:15 PM)

Collective Behavior in Photoisomerizing Polymers (Apr 23, 2014 02:30 PM)

Chemistry of Shape-Memory Effect in CP2 Polyimide (Apr 23, 2014 02:45 PM)

Electrostatic Manipulation of Liquid Droplets and Applications (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

Active Composites by 4D Printing (Apr 23, 2014 04:00 PM)

Nanocomposite Materials and Origami Sheets with Nano- and Microscale Reconfigurability (Apr 23, 2014 04:15 PM)

Electrohydrodynamic Control of a Liquid Metal (Apr 23, 2014 04:30 PM)

Shape Programmable Particles for Reconfigurable Nanostructures (Apr 23, 2014 04:45 PM)

Three Dimensional Assembly and Soft-Robotics Using Self-Folding of Thin Patterned Polymer Films (Apr 24, 2014 08:00 AM)

Exploiting the Rigid-Compliant Origami Transition to Design Adaptive Actuators (Apr 24, 2014 08:30 AM)

Programming Reversibly Self-Folding Origami with Micro-Scale Polymer Films (Apr 24, 2014 08:45 AM)

PopupCAD: A New Design Tool for Developing Self-Folding Devices (Apr 24, 2014 09:00 AM)

Shape Programmable 3D Si Microstructures by Controlled Buckling (Apr 24, 2014 09:15 AM)

Bioinspired Adaptable Hydrogel Materials (Apr 24, 2014 10:00 AM)

Designing Self-Regenerating Polymer Gels (Apr 24, 2014 10:30 AM)

Self-Oscillating Composite Hydrogels: Structure Relationships to Regulate Collective Behavior (Apr 24, 2014 11:00 AM)

Photodriven Snapping Instability of Azobenzene-Functionalized Polymers (Apr 24, 2014 11:15 AM)

Catastrophic Success: Snapping Transitions and Multiple-Stability in Folded Structures (Apr 24, 2014 11:30 AM)

Shape Programmable Metamaterials (Apr 24, 2014 11:45 AM)

Sessions Included:

Self-Aligned Thin-Film Transistor-based Oscillators (Jun 12, 2014 03:00 PM)

Vertical Silicon Nanogap Devices for Charge Transport Measurements on Cytochrome C (Apr 23, 2014 08:30 AM)

Artificial Synapses and Memristors with H+ Conducting Devices (Apr 23, 2014 08:45 AM)

Intracellular Recording of Action Potentials of Human Stem Cell Derived Cardiomyocytes by Nanoelectrodes (Apr 23, 2014 09:15 AM)

Bringing Bacteriorhodopsin Closer to Bioelectronics: Effects of Illumination and Humidity on Electron Transport (Apr 23, 2014 09:30 AM)

Bulk Proton Conduction in a Structural Protein (Apr 23, 2014 09:45 AM)

Biologically Controlled and Regulated Bionanoelectronic Transistors (Apr 23, 2014 10:30 AM)

DNA as a Molecular Wire: Distance and Sequence Dependence (Apr 23, 2014 11:00 AM)

Charge Transport Through Methylated DNA Strand (Apr 23, 2014 11:15 AM)

Electrochemical Mechanisms of Accelerated Anodic Respiration by Shewanella Oneidensis MR-1 Chemically Modified with Membrane-Intercalating Conjugated Oligoelectrolytes (Apr 23, 2014 11:30 AM)

Ionic and Electronic Conduction in Eumelanin Thin Films (Apr 23, 2014 11:45 AM)

A Novel Electroactive Hydrogel Composed of Dopamine and Hyaluronic Acid (Apr 23, 2014 01:30 PM)

Edible Electronics: Materials for the Next Generation of Medical Devices (Apr 23, 2014 01:45 PM)

Fully Transient Bioelectronic Devices (Apr 23, 2014 02:15 PM)

Role of Ion and Electron Transport in Electrical Conductance of Self-Assembled Peptide Fibril Networks (Apr 23, 2014 02:30 PM)

Electronic Structure Calculations of ESR Parameters for Melanin Monomers (Apr 23, 2014 02:45 PM)

Photo/Electro-Active Materials from Photosynthetic Microorganisms and π-Conjugated Molecules (Apr 23, 2014 03:30 PM)

Organic Electronics in Optical Bio-Applications (Apr 23, 2014 03:45 PM)

Ultrafast Energy Transfer in DNA Wires (Apr 23, 2014 04:15 PM)

Dual-Detectable Metal/Bio-Organic/-GaN Visible/Ultraviolet Photodetector with Electrically Different Polarity Based on DNA-CTMA Biopolymer (Apr 23, 2014 04:30 PM)

DNA as Interlayers in Opto-Electronic Devices (Apr 24, 2014 08:30 AM)

``Rod Cell”-Like Frequency-Responsive Biohybrid Nanosystem (Apr 24, 2014 08:45 AM)

Energy Transfer from a Conjugated Polyelectrolyte to a DNA Photonic Wire: Towards Label Free, Sequence Specific DNA Sensing (Apr 24, 2014 09:00 AM)

Bio-Organic Interfaces for Cell Photo-Stimulation: Toward the Organic Artificial Retina (Apr 24, 2014 09:15 AM)

Bio-Photovoltaics Based on Hybrid Systems of Reaction Centers and Diamond (Apr 24, 2014 09:45 AM)

Organic Field-Effect Transistors and Organic Diode Structures for Selective Reversible Ion-Detecting Sensor Elements in Aqueous Environment (Apr 24, 2014 10:30 AM)

Urea Biosensor Based on pH-EGFET Technology (Apr 24, 2014 11:00 AM)

High-Performance Dopamine Sensors Based on Solution-Gated Graphene Transistors (Apr 24, 2014 11:15 AM)

Charging the Quantum Capacitance of Graphene with a Single Biological Ion Channel (Apr 24, 2014 11:30 AM)

Sensitive and Selective Real-Time Electrochemical Monitoring of DNA Repair (Apr 24, 2014 11:45 AM)

Monitoring Cells with Organic Thin Film Devices (Apr 24, 2014 01:30 PM)

Analysis of Epithelial Cell Barrier Function in a Three Dimensional Culture Using an Organic Electrochemical Transistor (Apr 24, 2014 02:00 PM)

Dynamic Optical and Electrical Characterization of Epithelial Cell Monolayers (Apr 24, 2014 02:15 PM)

Electronic Control of Cell Detachment Using Conducting Polymers (Apr 24, 2014 02:30 PM)

Monitoring Dynamics of Biomolecules, Drug Carriers, Redox States of Pigments and Living Cells by Miniaturized Organic Electrochemical Transistors (OECT) (Apr 24, 2014 02:45 PM)

High Performance Biosensors Based on Solution-Gated Transistors (Apr 24, 2014 03:30 PM)

Circulating Cancer Stem-Cell (CCSC) Detectable Nanoparticle-Organic Memory-Field-Effect-Transistor (Apr 24, 2014 04:00 PM)

Bio-Organic Interfaces in Field-Effect Transistor Devices (Apr 24, 2014 04:15 PM)

From Organic Semiconductors to Marine Antifouling Coatings: How Electronic Strategies Can Control Bacteria Development (Apr 25, 2014 08:00 AM)

Sugar-Based Block Copolymer Nano-Organized Thin Films for Opto- and Bio-Electronic Devices (Apr 25, 2014 08:15 AM)

Organic Semiconductor/Insulator Blends: Enabling Ions Flow for Bioelectronics Applications (Apr 25, 2014 08:30 AM)

Modulating Semiconductor Surface Electronic Properties by Specifically Designed Peptides (Apr 25, 2014 08:45 AM)

Engineering PEDOT Composites Tailored to Suit Specific Bio Applications (Apr 25, 2014 09:00 AM)

Ion-Selective Organic Electrochemical Transistors (Apr 25, 2014 09:30 AM)

Unraveling the Role of the Electrolytes in Organic Electrochemical Transistors (Apr 25, 2014 09:45 AM)

Processing of Conducting Polymer Thin Films for Organic Electrochemical Transistors (Apr 25, 2014 10:15 AM)

Organic Bioelectronics for Regenerative Medicine (Apr 25, 2014 10:30 AM)

Tactile Transducers Based on Organic Charge Modulated FETs: An Innovative Approach for Reproducing the Sense of Touch on Compliant Substrates (Apr 25, 2014 11:00 AM)

Mechanically-Adaptive Organic Transistors with Acute In-Vivo Stability (Apr 25, 2014 11:15 AM)

Bioelectronics—Materials, Processes and Applications (Apr 25, 2014 11:30 AM)

Conformal, Multilayer Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting and Storage From the Motion of Heart, Lung and Diaphragm With Capacity to Operate a Cardiac Pacemaker (Apr 25, 2014 12:00 PM)

Epidermal Wireless Passive Skin Impedance Sensing (Apr 25, 2014 12:15 PM)

The seventh Technology Innovation Forum focused on various aspects of how to transition a promising materials technology to market. The Forum is intended for researchers and entrepreneurs seeking to: begin a start-up company, create a more entrepreneurial culture within an organization ("intra-preneurial thinking"), or license their technology to an existing company.

Sessions Included:

Keynote Address (Apr 21, 2014 01:00 PM)

Panel Discussion - Different Approaches to Commercializing Materials Research (Apr 21, 2014 01:30 PM)

Facilitated Q&A Session and One-on-One Networking (Apr 21, 2014 03:00 PM)

Business Challenges to Starting a Materials-Based Company (Apr 21, 2014 03:30 PM)

Facilitated Q&A Session and One-on-One Networking (Apr 21, 2014 05:00 PM)

Networking & Closing Remarks (Apr 21, 2014 05:30 PM)

The 2014 MRS Spring Meeting included a number of tutorial sessions on important topics in materials research. Select tutorial sessions are presented here.
(FYI – we recorded Tutorials WW, AAA, HH, E/H, FFF, YY, and SS. All were recorded on Monday on the 2000 level of Moscone West)

Sessions Included:

Application of In-situ X-ray Absorption, Emission and Powder Diffraction Studies in Nanomaterials Research - From the Design of an In-situ Experiment to Data Analysis (Apr 21, 2014 08:30 AM)

Defect Prediction and Measurement Techniques for Solar Energy Materials (Apr 21, 2014 09:00 AM)

Phase-Change Materials - From Basic Properties to Applications (Apr 21, 2014 08:45 AM)

Fundamentals of Nonclassical Crystallization (Apr 21, 2014 01:30 PM)

An Introduction to Materials Simulations (Apr 21, 2014 08:30 AM)

Safety First - Enhancing Safety in Academic Research Laboratories (Apr 21, 2014 12:30 PM)

Recognizing and Addressing "Big Data" Problems (Apr 21, 2014 01:30 PM)

Women continue to be underrepresented in the Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) professions. In 2013, Women comprised over 47% of the U.S. workforce, including 51% of management and professional employees, but only 45% of scientists, 22% of technology workers, 10% of engineers and 25% of math professions. In this presentation, Kathleen Buse of Case Western Reserve University reviewed herr research that focuses on the complex factors related to women’s persistence in the STEM professions. She described these individual, relational, cultural and organizational factors in detail, and highlighted the factors that differ between men and women—spoiler alert: it’s not family and children. The presentation concluded with recommendations for changing undergraduate education, developing specific skills in STEM women and for changes within organizations.

Sessions Included:

Women in Materials Science & Engineering Breakfast (Apr 23, 2014 07:00 AM)


Sessions

Application of In-situ X-ray Absorption, Emission and Powder Diffraction Studies in Nanomaterials Research - From the Design of an In-situ Experiment to Data Analysis

Apr 21, 2014 8:30am ‐ Apr 21, 2014 5:00pm

Identification: AAA

Speaker(s):

An Introduction to Materials Simulations

Apr 21, 2014 8:30am ‐ Apr 21, 2014 5:00pm

Identification: WW

The aim of the tutorial is to provide a foundation for sectors in the materials community with an interest in nucleating a computational effort in the spirit of materials genomics. To this end, a program encompassing fundamentals around computation tools, as well as discussion on experimental design and database construction, is necessary to adapt to the comprehensive research effort posed by current materials modeling and predictive trends.

In this new scheme, predictive modeling will further populate the main scene in materials science. A habitual practice in adjacent fields such as theoretical physics, the mathematical prediction of new materials (along with their functionalities) will bear a profound impact in materials research, the extent of which is still uncertain. Adequate deployment of computational resources requires a foundational discussion aiming at predictive modeling, where perturbation potentials (key to, among others, structure-property relations) are introduced. A review of available computational resources will be provided.

Speaker(s):

Phase-Change Materials - From Basic Properties to Applications

Apr 21, 2014 8:45am ‐ Apr 21, 2014 2:45pm

Identification: HH

Part I reviews the unique physical properties of phase-change material and demonstrates how materials engineering can be used for optimization in view of different applications. It will focus on the materials optimization for various solid-state memory applications such as storage-class memory or DRAM replacement. A short introduction to neuromorphic computing will be given.

Part II will provide coverage of theoretical simulations on the structural and functional properties of phase-change materials. Insight gained from atomistic simulations on the chemical bonding, on the origin of the optical and electronic contrast between the amorphous and crystalline phases and on the crystallization dynamics, exploited in memory devices, will be reviewed. Basics of glass formation and crystallization kinetics will be briefly discussed. The emphasis will be placed mostly, but not exclusively, on molecular dynamics simulations-based on density functional theory.

Part III provides an introduction to reconfigurable electronics and cognitive applications-biology-inspired/neuromorphic devices. Neuromorphic engineering is a highly cross-disciplinary emerging field aiming at the design of artificial neural systems. The effort of developing cognitive systems on top of a neuromorphic computing architecture takes inspiration from biology, physics, mathematics, computer science and engineering. A state-of-the-art technology review will be given.

Speaker(s):

Defect Prediction and Measurement Techniques for Solar Energy Materials

Apr 21, 2014 9:00am ‐ Apr 21, 2014 4:00pm

Identification: EH

The tutorial will provide a rich framework for understanding, predicting, and measuring defects in semiconductors in order to give the researcher a strong foundation for conducting in-depth defect science.

Speaker(s):

Electronic-Mechanical Coupling in Graphene from in situ Nanoindentation Experiments and Multiscale Atomistic Simulations

Apr 21, 2014 10:30am ‐ Apr 21, 2014 11:00am

Identification: OO1.01

Graphene’s high electron mobility, scalability and excellent thermal conductivity make it a promising semiconductor candidate for post-CMOS electronic devices. We performed in situ nanoindentation to induce uniaxial tensile strain in suspended graphene devices and simultaneously measured electronic transport properties. We found Young’s modulus to be ∼335 N/m, consistent with previous reports and our atomistic simulation results. Electrical measurements indicate the gauge factor of ∼1.9, comparable to the 2.4 predicted by simulations. Our transport measurements reveal that a moderate uniaxial strain is not capable of opening a band gap in graphene and does not affect its carrier mobility. This result matches our first principle-based MD simulations, as well as other theoretical predictions. The implications are that unlike for many other CMOS devices, mechanical strain, which can be easily controlled through device fabrication, is not an effective means to alter electronic transport properties in graphene.

Speaker(s):

Evolution of Nanobubbles in Graphene Liquid Cells: An TEM Study

Apr 21, 2014 11:15am ‐ Apr 21, 2014 11:30am

Identification: OO1.03

Water, which is most abundant in Earth's surface and is very closely related to all forms of living organisms, has a simple molecular structure but exhibits very unique physical and chemical properties. Even though tremendous effort has been paid to understand this core substance of nature, there amazingly still lefts much room for scientist to explore its novel behaviors. Especially, as the scale goes down to nano-regime, water shows extraordinary properties that are not observable in bulk state. One of such interesting features is the formation of nanoscale bubbles showing unusual long-term stability.

Nanobubbles can be spontaneously formed in water on hydrophobic surface or by decompression of gas-saturated liquid. In addition, the nanobubbles can be generated during electrochemical reaction at normal hydrogen electrode (NHE), which possibly distorts the standard reduction potential at NHE as the surface nanobubble screens the reaction with electrolyte solution. However, the real-time evolution of these nanobubbles has been hardly studied owing to the lack of proper imaging tools in liquid phase at nanoscale. Here we demonstrate, for the first time, that the behaviors of nanobubbles can be visualized by in-situ transmission electron microscope (TEM), utilizing graphene as liquid cell membrane.

The results indicate that there is a critical radius that determines the long-term stability of nanobubbles. In addition, we find two different pathways of nanobubble growth. The distinctively small and large nanobubbles show Ostwald ripening like process that a small bubble disappears near the surface of a growing larger bubble. In this case, its boundary is not destroyed until the merging is completed. It seems that the gas diffusion from one bubble to another occurs at invisible time scale.

On the other hand, two similar-sized nanobubbles show a coalescing process, followed by reshaping into dumbbell-like and spherical morphology. It is interesting that such Ostwald ripening-like behaviour can be observed in gaseous particles. We also observed that a small nanoparticle nucleates at the inter-bubble boundary area and rapidly grow into larger nanoparticles, which is possibly due to higher diffusion rate induced by dynamic equilibrium and high flux rate on nanobubble interface.

Furthermore, we observed that the nanoparticles can be included inside the nanobubble cavity to minimize hydration energy and grow into larger nanoparticles. The nanoparticles are often included inside drifting nanobubbles. We suppose that it is one of the catalysing or cleaning pathways common in nature. Our finding is expected to provide a deeper insight to understand unusual chemical, biological and environmental phenomena where nanoscale gas-state is involved.

Speaker(s):

Strain Superlattices and Macroscale Suspension of Graphene Induced by Corrugated Substrates

Apr 21, 2014 11:30am ‐ Apr 21, 2014 11:45am

Identification: OO1.04

Growing graphene over large areas and the improvement of transfer techniques increase the need to control the shape and geometry of graphene once deposited onto the destination substrate. After transfer (1), graphene membranes always display unwanted ripples that limit its electrical, thermal and mechanical properties (2).Indeed, these ripples in graphene-based transistor can between other alter the electrical conductivity (2).

Nevertheless, it offers interesting ways to locally tune strain in graphene, which strongly influences its electronic, magnetic and vibrational properties (3,4,5). Local bending of graphene is a mean to induce an electrical gap or create high pseudo-magnetic fields (3), so that a locally tailor strain in graphene for controlled design of devices based on "stresstronics".

Before reaching such a stage of control, it appears necessary to understand the interaction process of polycrystalline graphene membranes onto the formation of graphene ripples during transfer. For that purpose, we investigate by spatially resolved Raman spectroscopy, the formation process of strain and ripples in CVD graphene layers, which are deposited onto a corrugated substrate formed by an array of SiO2 nano-pillars with varying spacing and apex radius. This ordered corrugated substrate defines strain domains of parallel ripples, which can reach different regimes by varying the pitch of the array and sharpness of the pillars.

We explore both limits of low-density arrays where graphene exhibits ripples domains and of very dense arrays for which no ripples are formed, and so the graphene stays fully suspended over a dense nano-pillars array. Spatially resolved Raman spectroscopy reveals uniaxial strain domains in the transferred graphene, which are induced and controlled by the array. For the tightest arrays, this technique shows the possibility to obtain macroscopically suspended graphene membranes with minimal interaction with the substrate. It also offer perspectives for electron transport and nano mechanical applications.

References:

(1) Meyer, J. C.; Geim, A. K.; Katsnelson, M. I.; Novoselov, K. S.; Booth, T. J.; Roth, S. Nature2007, 446, 60-63.

(2) Ni, G.-X.; Zheng, Y.; Bae, S.; Kim, H. R.; Pachoud, A.; Kim, Y. S.; Tan, C.-L.; Im, D.;Ahn, J.-H.; Hong, B. H.; Ozyilmaz, B. ACS nano 2012, 6, 1158-64 ; Chen, C.-C.; Bao, W.; Theiss, J.; Dames, C.; Lau, C. N.; Cronin, S. B. Nano letters 2009, 9, 4172-6 ; Bao, W.; Myhro, K.; Zhao, Z.; Chen, Z.; Jang, W.; Jing, L.; Miao, F.; Zhang, H.; Dames, C.; Lau, C. N. Nano letters 2012, 12, 5470-4.

(3) Levy, N.; Burke, S. a.; Meaker, K. L.; Panlasigui, M.; Zettl, A.; Guinea, F.; Castro Neto, a. H.;Crommie, M. F. Science (New York, N.Y.) 2010, 329, 544-7.

(4) Frank, O.; Tsoukleri, G.; Riaz, I.; Papagelis, K.; Parthenios, J.; Ferrari, A. C.; Geim, A. K.;Novoselov, K. S.; Galiotis, C. Nature communications 2011, 2, 255.

(5) A. Reserbat-Plantey et al, Nature Nanotechnology 7, 151-155 (2012)

Speaker(s):

Strain Engineering in Monolayer Materials Using Patterned Adatom Adsorption

Apr 21, 2014 11:45am ‐ Apr 21, 2014 12:00pm

Identification: OO1.05

Strain engineering has been widely used to modify physical properties of materials to achieve better device performance. Recently, advances in the isolation and fabrication of monolayer materials have led to a wealth of interest in the engineering of strain in these monolayer materials for applications.

Monolayer materials exhibit mechanical strengths that enable the use of strains much larger than can be achieved in bulk materials. However, the unusual mechanical properties of monolayers require different approaches than for bulk materials. Here, we utilize REBO-based interatomic potentials to explore the potential for the engineering of strain in monolayer materials in the context of graphene using lithographically or otherwise patterned adatom adsorption.

We discover that the resulting monolayer strain is a complex competition between the in-plane elasticity and out-of-plane relaxation deformations. The strain outside the adatom adsorption region vanishes due to out-of-plane relaxation deformations. Under some circumstances, an annular adsorption pattern generates large strains of approximately 2% inside the adsorption region, and here the elastic plane strain model can be used to provide some qualitative guidance. We find that the strains generated are up to 5.8% of the lattice constant change in the adsorbed region. In addition, an elliptical adsorption pattern proves to have the potential to produce uniaxial strains of as large as 4%. Our results elucidate a potential method for strain control at the nanoscale in monolayer devices.

Speaker(s):

Safety First - Enhancing Safety in Academic Research Laboratories

Apr 21, 2014 12:30pm ‐ Apr 21, 2014 5:00pm

Identification: FFF

The most compelling reason for ensuring that proper safety practices are followed in academic laboratory settings is, of course, that the health and well-being of the researchers is of paramount importance. As such, it is in the best interests of Principal Investigators (PIs), health and safety personnel and school administrators to provide a safe laboratory environment and the researchers themselves to know and follow proper safety protocols to minimize the potential for laboratory accidents leading to injury or even death.

Other incentives for awareness and enforcement of safe lab practices include increasing government oversight from OSHA and the U.S. Chemical Safety and Hazard Investigation Board following a series of laboratory accidents resulting in serious injuries and/or deaths at universities across the U.S. In addition, the companies, government laboratories and universities that will hire students after graduation will require them to follow strict safety protocols. Knowing and having used correct safety protocols throughout their academic laboratory experiences enhances the students' marketability to these employers. A relatively high percentage of reportable safety infractions involve new hires in their first few years working in an industrial setting because these protocols are not ingrained in their minds and laboratory habits during their years in school.

In 2012, Dow Chemical Company embarked on a pilot-scale initiative to enhance the safety culture in materials science and engineering, chemistry and chemical engineering departments at three universities with which they have strategic alliances. This intense program involved visits by Dow personnel to the universities and students, visits by faculty and staff from the universities to Dow for a safety workshop, as well as a series of teleconferences on building an effective safety culture. While each department began at a different safe practices baseline, each came away with concrete steps to take to improve their safety culture. Dow is using feedback from each school to develop safety modules and resources, including short videos, that will be rolled out initially to all the schools in their strategic alliance network and, eventually, nationwide.

This tutorial will be valuable to students and faculty involved in laboratory research at academic institutions of any size. It will provide an interactive forum for discussing the positive effect of the Dow initiative at the three universities (Pennsylvania State University, University of Minnesota and University of California, Santa Barbara) on the safety cultures at these schools.

Tutorial participants will be provided with resources and strategies to accomplish an enhanced safety culture at their own institutions and learn ways to effectively initiate or enhance an effective safety culture by communicating, incentivizing and positively enforcing safety initiatives.

Speaker(s):

Keynote AddressKeynote Address

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Keynote Address

Apr 21, 2014 1:00pm ‐ Apr 21, 2014 1:30pm

Identification: TIF.01

Materials research spawns new materials, processes and devices that have the potential to change the world, if successfully commercialized. This presentation will discuss the steps following that research breakthrough—completing the team, raising capital, partnering strategically, and charting the path from discovery to sustainable competitive advantage. Examples unique to materials technology will be emphasized.

Speaker(s):
  • Yet-Ming Chiang, Kyocera Professor of Ceramics Department of Materials Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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