TechConnect World 2016
National SBIR/STTR Conference National Innovation Summit & Showcase Nanotech 2016

TechConnect World 2016 Program - Tuesday May 24

8:00Joint SBIR/STTR-TechConnect World KeynotesPotomac A
Moderator: Fireside Chat
M. Walsh, SBA, US
Fireside Chat
S. Gold, IBM, US
Fireside Chat
J. Lawton, littleBits, US
Fireside Chat
R. Bagley, University of Pittsburgh, US
Moderator: InnovationX-Ignite
M. Ravindranath, NextGov, US
V. Veedu, Oceanit, US
T. Mulligan, Hydronalix, US
N. Tandon, EpiBone, US
K. Carpenter, Teachley, US
S. Mayekar, SiNode Systems, US
8:30Workshop on Compact Modeling (WCM) - Water Physics, Plasmonic FETs, Ion TransportPotomac 3
Session chair: Xing Zhou, Nanyang Technological University, SG (bio)
8:30Experimental Verification of a Water Physics and Model in Pure Water at Thermodynamic Equilibrium and Non-Equilibrium
B. Jie, C. Sah, Xiamen University, CN
9:00Terahertz SPICE for Nanometer Scale Plasmonic Field Effect Transistors and Circuits
M. Shur, A. Gutin, T. Ytterdal, G. Aizin, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, US
9:30Modeling the Coupled Ion and Fluid Transport in Nano-Channels and Nanopores
L. Guo, X. Zhu, X. Zhang, Y. Liu, Q. Ran, R. Dutton, Zhejiang University, CN
8:30National Student Leader Conference - Panel & Q&APotomac 2
B. Segal, Lockheed Martin, US
V. Scarborough, Sherwin-Williams, US
W. Wohlleben, BASF SE, DE
L. Henderson, National Cancer Institute, US
M. Meader, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office, US
10:00Coffee BreakPotomac Registration Hall
10:30Carbon Capture & Utilization IPotomac 5
Session chair: Ron Munson, Global CCS. Institute, Elizabeth Burton, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (bio)
10:30Bridging The Knowledge Gap for Solvent Development for Transformational Solvent Systems for Post-Combustion CO2 Separations (invited presentation)
D.J. Heldebrant, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, US
10:55Multiscale Modeling and Experimental Study of CO2 Absorption into Ionic Liquid Reverse Micelle
W. Shi, L. Hong, V.A. Kusuma, D.P. Hopkinson, National Energy Technology Laboratory, US
11:15Ruthenium Nanoparticles Media with in Ionic Liquid in Carbon Dioxide Valorisation to Methane
E. Bogel-Łukasik, LAQV/Universidade Nova de Lisboa, PT
11:35Aqueous Carboxylic Acid-Based Solutions for CO2 Capture
G.V.S.M. Carrera, L.C. Branco, M. Nunes da Ponte, LAQV - REQUIMTE - FCT- NOVA University, PT
10:30Nanoscale Materials CharacterizationNational Harbor 13
Session chair: Greg Haugstad, University of Minnesota (bio)
10:30Optical Fluorescence Microscopy for Spatially Characterizing Electron Transfer across a Solid-Liquid Interface on Heterogeneous Electrodes
E. Choudhary, National Institute of Standards and Technology, US
10:50Nanocharacterization Studies on Surface Modified Nanoporous Gold Films for Sensor Applications
M. Joshi, S. Swastic, J.K. Vemula, K. Priydarshi, A. Deshpande, S.R. Ramanan, J.N. Krishnan, BITS Pilani K K Birla Goa Campus, IN
11:10Multi-domain Characterization of Nanoscale Micro-electronic and Energy Materials
A. Haque, Pennsylvania State University, US
11:30Automatic Image Processing for Fiber Structures
X. Chen, R. Stoddard, Argonne National Laboratory, US
11:50THz-Raman® Characterization of Graphene and Two-Dimensional Nanomaterials
R. Heyler, J. Carriere, A. Roy, Ondax, Inc., US
10:30Carbon Nano Structures: Biomedical ApplicationsNational Harbor 12
Session chair: Wolfgang Bacsa, University of Toulouse, FR (bio)
10:30Measuring the Adsorbed Interfacial Layer on Dispersed Carbon Nanotubes (invited presentation)
J.A. Fagan, NIST, US
10:55Receptor-mediated processing of fibrillar nanocarbon
M.R. McDevitt, Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer System, US
11:15Mesoporous Functionalized Carbons for Removal of Palladium Catalysts from Pharmaceutical Mixtures
G. Srinivas, S.D. Dietz, S.C. Gebhard, M.V. Mundschau, TDA Research, Inc., US
11:35The Brain-Machine Interface: Nanotechniques for Improving Brain Electrochemical Monitoring and Modulating
R. Andrews, K. Bennet, S-Y. Chang, J. Koehne, K. Lee, M. Meyyappan, E. Rand, NASA Ames Research Center, US
11:55Fibrillar nanocarbon-mediated delivery of RNAi therapeutics
S. Alidori, N. Akhavein, D.L.J. Thorek, D.A. Scheinberg, M.R. McDevitt, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, US
10:30Engineering Nanoparticles to Optimize Application Specific PerformancePotomac 4
Session chair: Larry A. Mann, Shoei Electronic Materials, Inc. (bio)
10:30Controlled Growth of a Hierarchical Nanostructure of Nickel Carbide
L. Qiao, M.T. Swihart, University at Buffalo (SUNY), US
10:50Aluminum Nanocomposite Materials for Propellant Applications
S.W. Chung, S.W. Buckner, P.A. Jelliss, G.J. Place, J.M. Laktas, nanoMetallix, US
11:10Atmospheric Pressure Spatial ALD onto Powders with Conventional Powder Handling Equipment
J.A. Spencer II, R.A. Hall, K. Trujillo-Sullivan, M.D. Groner, ALD NanoSolutions, Inc., US
11:30Emerging Trends Based on Calix Protected Metal Nanoparticles
V.K. Jain, Gujarat University, IN
10:30Energy Storage Implementation: KeynotesChesapeake 8-9
Session chair: Imre Gyuk, U.S. Department of Energy (bio)
10:30Energy Storage Symposium: Keynote (invited presentation)
I. Gyuk, U.S. Department of Energy, US
10:55Multi-purpose energy storage for major grids, island grids and diesel and renewable micro-grids (invited presentation)
J. Wood, Ecoult, AU
11:20TBA (invited presentation)
R. Weed, UniEnergy Technologies, US
11:45Improvements in Energy Access for Health Facilities in Haiti (invited presentation)
D. Mashnik, Tetra Tech Clean Energy Team, US
10:30Materials for SustainabiltyChesapeake 5
Session chair: YuanQiao Rao, Rahul Sharma, The Dow Chemical Company (bio)
10:30Reinforced Nano-composite Films with Reduced Environmental Impact
A.F. Chen, J.H. Wang, G. Wideman, Kimberly-Clark Corporation, US
10:50Reduction in HDPE geomembrane thermal expansion using nanoclay particles
P.I. Dolez, R. Mohamed, E. David, M. Weltrowski, CTT Group, CA
11:10Nanodielectrics for use in HVDC power systems and their structure-property relationships using Chemometric methods
G.C. Stevens, N.A. Freebody, A.S. Vaughan, F. Perrot, Gnosys Global, UK
11:30Recyclable Carbon Fiber Composites – The Future of Light Weight Electric Vehicles
S. Pastine, Connora Technologies, US
11:50Melt extrusion fiber spinning of polyethylene reinforced with cellulose nanocrystals at high loadings
N. Brandquist, A. Ayoub, R.A. Venditti, NC State University, US
12:10Sustainable Technology Solutions – Natural rubber to replace plasticized PVC in exterior durable application - A case study by NZ Product Accelerator model of engagement of supply chain partners
K.K.G. De Silva, M. Taylor, R. Nilmini, S. Kariyawasm, J. Vithanachchi, NZ Product Accelerator - University of Auckland, NZ
10:30Advanced Materials for Engineering ApplicationsNational Harbor 7
Session chair: Thomas E. Twardowski, Integra Life Sciences Corporation (bio)
10:30Nanostructured Composite Coatings: Growth and Applications
A.U. Mane, J.W. Elam, Argonne National Laboratory, US
10:50Aluminum Alloy: Nano Alumina Metal Matrix Composites Produced in an Innovative Way
A. Sommer, B. Harrigan, M. Curreli, Gamma Technology LLC, US
11:10Thermoelectric Properties of nano structured Fe-Al Alloys
S.K. Putatunda, Wayne State University, US
11:30Characterization of Novel Copper-Carbon Covetic Materials
S. Nilufar, I. Jasiuk, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, US
11:50Ultralow Density Alumina Structures Produced via Atomic Layer Deposition on Carbon Nanotube Foam Templates
K. Stano, J. Jur, P.D. Bradford, NC State University, US
10:30Biofuels & BioproductsPotomac 6
Session chair: Scott Twary, Los Alamos National Laboratory (bio)
10:30Adding Value to Biomass: Green Gold (invited presentation)
J. Gordon, Los Alamos National Laboratory, US
10:55An Overview of Biomass and Biogas for Energy Generation: Recent Development and Perspectives
A. Omer, UON, UK
11:15Production of biorenewable calcined coke from pyrolysis bio-oil distillation bottoms
Y. Elkasabi, A.A. Boateng, C.A. Mullen, M.A. Jackson, USDA-ARS, US
11:35Production of Synthetic Fuel from Anaerobic Digester Gas
L. Frost, J. Hartvigsen, E. Elangovan, Ceramatec Inc, US
10:30Nanomaterials for Catalysis IChesapeake 1-2
Session chair: Philippe Serp, CNRS, Institute National Polytechnique de Toulouse, FR (bio)
10:30Single Atom Catalysis (invited presentation)
T. Zhang, Chinese Academy of Sciences, CN
10:55Computational Modeling of Electrochemical Bio-oil Upgrading (invited presentation)
D.C. Cantu, Y. Gang Wang, Y. Yoon, A. Padmaperuma, M.A. Lilga, V-A. Glezakou, R. Rousseau, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory, US
11:20TEM approach for the in-situ exploration of the activation mechanisms in Co based nanocatalysts
S. Moldovan, S. Carenco, D. Porthault, C. Sanchez, J.-J. Gallet, F. Bournel, G. Olivieri, O. Ersen, Institut de Physique et Chimie des Matériaux de Strasbourg, FR
11:40In-situ DRIFTS Studies on CuNi Catalyst for Ethanol Hydrogen Production
A. Kumar, A. Ashok, R.R. Bhosale, F. AlMomani, F. Tarlochan, Qatar University, QA
12:00Confinement Chemistry in Self-Assembling Polymer-Metal Nanoreactors
M. McTaggart, C. Malardier-Jugroot, Royal Military College of Canada, CA
12:20Acrolein production from renewable-resources: Glycerol and Ethanol routes (invited presentation)
J-L. Dubois, Arkema, FR
10:30Advanced Materials & Concepts for Fuel CellsChesapeake 6
Session chair: Donna Lee Ho, U.S. Department of Energy (bio)
10:30Development of a highly durable anode support for solid oxide fuel cell
M.T. Mehran, R-H Song, T-H Lim, S-B Lee, J-W Lee, S-J Park, Korea Institute of Energy Research, KR
10:50Self-healing Composite Membranes for Fuel Cell Applications
L. Wang, S.G. Advani, A.K. Prasd, University of Delaware, US
11:10Particle/Polymer Nanofiber Mat Electrodes for Hydrogen/Air Fuel Cells
P.N. Pintauro, J. Slack, R. Wycisk, M. Brodt, Vanderbilt University, US
11:30Graphene oxide based proton exchange membrane for high concentration direct methanol fuel cells
A. Paneri, S. Moghaddam, University of Florida, US
10:30Nanoelectronics MaterialsPotomac 2
Session chair: Emanuel Tutuc, The University of Texas at Austin
10:30Advanced Processing for Bit Patterned Media of sub-10 nm features
D. Olynick, D. Staaks, S. Rangnekar, D. Tierno, S. Dallarto, Molecular Foundry, LBNL, US
10:50Fabrication and modeling of resistance switching cells for ReRAM applications
M. Pawlikiewicz, T.S. Kalkur, University of Colorado Colorado Springs, US
11:10Fractional and Integer Quantum Conductance at 300K and Zero Magnetic Field in Polymer-Suspended Graphene Nanoplatelets
M. Orlowski, Virginia Tech, US
11:30Directly produced semiconducting carbon nanotubes and their application
V. Bezugly, ProNT GmbH, TU Dresden, DE
11:50Nano and Microscale Printing of Sensors and Electronics Using 0D, 1D and 2D Materials (invited presentation)
A. Busnaina, NSF Nanoscale Science and Engineering Center for High-rate Nanomanufacturing, Northeastern University, US
10:30MEMS & NEMS IPotomac 1
Session chair: William (Cy) Wilson, NASA. Langley Research Center (bio)
10:30Wireless Health and Sensor Enabled Wearables (invited presentation)
M. Mehregany, Case Western Reserve University, US
10:55Optical MEMS (invited presentation)
Y. Ma, Dalhousie University, CA
11:20New Designs for MEMS-Micromirrors and Micromirror Packaging with Electrostatic and Piezoelectric Drive
S. Gu-Stoppel, V. Stenchly, D. Kaden, H.J. Quenzer, B. Wagner, U. Hofmann, R. Dudde, Fraunhofer Institute Silicon Technology, DE
11:40Combined Device- and System-level Simulation of RF MEMS Switches
G. Schrag, T. Künzig, M. Niessner, G. Wachutka, Technical University of Munich, DE
12:00Freestanding Membranes of Cross-Linked Gold-Nanoparticles: Novel Functional Material for MEMS/NEMS Applications
H. Schlicke, C.J. Schröter, M. Rebber, D. Battista, S. Kunze, T. Vossmeyer, University of Hamburg, DE
10:30BiofluidicsChesapeake 4
Session chair: Kwang W. Oh, University at Buffalo (SUNY) (bio)
10:30Massively Parallel Delivery of Large-Sized Cargo into Mammalian Cells with Light Pulses (invited presentation)
P.Y.E. Chiou, University of California, Los Angeles, US
10:55Genome Mapping by Nanochannel Confinement (invited presentation)
K. Dorfman, University of Minnesota, US
11:20Microfluidic platform for studies of self-organizing processes in a bacterial cell
D. Yang, A. Jennings, J. Männik, University of Tennessee, US
11:40nano Droplet Array Plates (nDAPs): 3D Cell Culture in Anchored Hydrogel Droplets Compatible with Conventional Microplates
Q.F. Xu, X. Chen, A.M. Lyons, ARL Designs LLC, US
12:00Microfluidic Devices for Drug Delivery and Permeability Evaluation
Y. Liu, C. Uhl, Lehigh University, US
10:30Food Materials & Innovations IIChesapeake 3
Session chair: Krassimir P. Velikov, Unilever RandD. Vlaardingen B.V. (bio)
10:30Interactive packaging: Use of chemoattractants to enhance the antimicrobial effect of a contact killing surface (invited presentation)
R. Jain, A.L. Milkowski, K.P. Nelson, D.A. Busche, D.M. Lynn, C.J. Czuprynski, N.L. Abbott, Bemis Company, Inc., US
10:55Cellulose Nanocrystals as Barrier Performance Enhancer of Extrusion-Blown PLA Films for Food Applications
L.M. Matuana, S.S. Karkhanis, N.M. Stark, Michigan State University, US
11:15Fluorescent quantum dot as model imaging probe for studying plant uptake, systemic mobility, localization in plant tissue and potential fate of ultra-small nanoparticles
S. Das, J. Tharkur, L. Tetard, A. Gesquiere, S. Santra, University of Central Florida, US
11:35L-Arabinose: A Novel Food Ingredient For A Healthier Living
R. Nolles, A. Benschop, Cosun Biobased Products, US
10:30Emerging Trends on the Impact of Engineered Nanomaterials on Human HealthChesapeake 11-12
Session chair: Philip Demokritou, Harvard School of Public Health (bio)
10:30Engineered Nanomaterials and Health: Challenges in Nanotoxicology (invited presentation)
A. Elder, University of Rochester, US
10:55Occupational exposures to nanoparticles along the life cycle of nano-enabled products: A decade of research in perspective (invited presentation)
D. Bello, University of Massachusetts, Lowell, US
11:20Safety Assessment of nanomaterials using the DF4nanoGrouping decision-making framework
J.H.E. Arts, M.-A. Irfan, A.M. Keene, R. Kreiling, D. Lyon, M. Maier, K. Michel, N. Neubauer, T. Petry, U.G. Sauer, D. Warheit, K. Wiench, W. Wohlleben, R. Landsiedel, BASF SE, DE
11:40Long-term Inhalation Study with Nanomaterials: Effects and lung burdens after chronic inhalation with Ceria and Barium sulfate
R. Landsiedel, L. Ma-Hock, J. Keller, P. Laux, T. Gebel, BASF SE, DE
10:30WCM - Reliability & NoisePotomac 3
Session chair: Bin Jie, Xiamen University, China
10:30Compact Modeling of Long-Term MOSFET Degradation for Predicting Circuits Degradation
H. Miyamoto, C. Ma, H. Tanoue, Y. Tanimoto, H. Kikuchihara, H.J. Mattausch, M. Miura-Mattausch, Hiroshima University, JP
11:00Reliability-Aware Device Modeling and Implications on Circuit Aging Simulations
L. Zhang, C. Ma, M. Chan, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, HK
11:30A Physics Based Approach to Compact Modeling of Noise in Modern Bipolar Transistors
G. Niu, Auburn University, US
10:30Innovation Spotlights: Materials - Corning, Lockheed MartinNational Harbor 4
Session chair: L. Foster, BPT, US
10:30Corning: Innovation Spotlight
K. Soni, Corning, US
10:45Lockheed Martin: Innovation Spotlight
C. Owens, Lockheed Martin, US
11:00Multi-functional Coal-Derived Graphene Films
G. Botte, Center for Electrochemical Engineering Research - Ohio University, US
11:07Graphene Quantum Dots Based on Coal Sources
M. Shtein, Dotznano, IL
11:14Graphene and 2D materials production and applications
S. Notley, FlexeGRAPH (ANU), AU
11:21Ultra-fast graphene growth by CVD
C. Archambault, Univalor, CA
11:28eLOCOS metallization technology for advanced 3D microsystems
11:35Iron Boron Nitride Nanoceramic For Electronic Components
K. Oganisian, Nanoceramics Inc., PL
11:42Transparent Metal Films for Smartphone, Tablet and TV Displays
R. Engel-Herbert, Penn State Materials Research Institute, US
11:49Corning, Lockheed Martin : Q&A
10:30EPA P3 - Taking Environmental Technologies to MarketNational Harbor 5
Session chair: Greg Lank, EPA, US
G. Lank, EPA P3, US
A. Richards, EPA SBIR, US
V. Shunturov, Lucid, Lucid Connects, US
R. Cairncross, Environmental Fuel Research, US
H. Naquin, Venturewell, US
N. Kaplan, Foresight Science & Technology, US
11:00SBIR 101: Proposal Submission Process for Granting & Contracting AgenciesNational Harbor 2
Session chair: J. Greenwood, Greenwood Consulting Group, US
J. Pucci, Department of Homeland Security (DHS), US
R. Mehta, NSF, US
B. Cherney, Navy, US
11:00Fraud, Waste, & Abuse Oh My….National Harbor 6
Session chair: E. Brown, SBA, US
M. Pritchard, Office of Inspector General-NSF, US
B. Schrag, NSF, US
R. Farmer, ADA Technologies, US
11:00Agency Briefs: DoD at 30,000 Feet: Part 1National Harbor 3
Session chair: D. Sikora, OSD OSBP, US
D. Shahady, US Air Force, US
S. Nichols, DARPA, US
J. Smith, Army, US
R. Smith, Navy, US
11:00SBIR/STTR Agency One-on-One MeetingsPotomac C
12:00Networking Lunch (for purchase) - Expo HallExpo Hall D & E
1:00Agency Briefs: NSFNational Harbor 2
P. Atherton, NSF, US
B. Schrag, NSF, US
R. Mehta, NSF, US
1:00Taking my Goods & Services Abroad: ITAR & Export ComplianceNational Harbor 6
Session chair: M. Schimpp, SBA
T. Mulligan, Hydronalix, US
R. Chan, Decix Technologies, US
T. Andrukonis, DoC-BIS, US
M. Fuchs, DoC-ITA, US
T. Dearth, US State Dept, US
1:00Agency Briefs: DoD at 30,000 Feet: Part 2National Harbor 3
Session chair: T. Bujewski, OSD OUSD, DOD, US
M. Florh, DTRA, US
T. Piazza, SOCOM, US
S. Armstrong, MDA, US
L. Pollack, JSTO-CBD, US
2:10Agency Briefs:  DHS & DoC (NIST & NOAA)National Harbor 2
E. Sobolewski, DHS, US
V. Garcia, NOAA, US
M. Clague, NIST, US
2:10The Auditors Are Coming!! – Briefings and updates from DOD (DCAA) and NIH (DFAS) auditorsNational Harbor 6
Session chair: R. Farmer, ADA Technologies, US
S. Kobus, DCAA, US
D. Kim, Kim & Baum, US
A. Mercado, NIH-DFAS, US
A. Smith, NIH-DFAS, US
2:10Agency Briefs: Dept. of EnergyNational Harbor 3
M. Oliver, DOE-Office of Science, US
J. Tuttle, DOE-ARPA-E, US
1:30Carbon Capture & Utilization IIPotomac 5
Session chair: Ron Munson, Global CCS. Institute, Elizabeth Burton, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (bio)
1:30Kinetic and thermodynamic investigation of CO2 adsorption-desorption on polyethyleneimine - mesoporous silica
M.M. Khader, M.J. Al-Marri, Y.O. Kuti, E.P. Giannelis, Qatar University, QA
1:50Molecular Modeling and Experimental Study of Catalysts for CO2 Reaction in Amine Solution
W. Shi, C.A. Lippert, J.A. Steckel, D.P. Hopkinson, D.E. Alman, K. Liu, National Energy Technology Laboratory, US
2:10Process Development and Pilot Demonstration of Cabon Capture Coupled Co-Production of Calcium Carbonate and Ammonium Sulfate
J. Zhu, S. Xia, J. Li, Y. Gong, J. Zhou, Sichuan University, CN
2:30DOE's Coal & Biomass to Liquids Program
D. Archer, U.S. Department of Energy, US
1:30Nanoparticle Characterization INational Harbor 13
Session chair: Pierre Panine, Xenocs SA, FR (bio)
1:30Coping with the EU nano-definition: abilities and limitations of particle sizing with SAXS (invited presentation)
B.R. Pauw, Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing (BAM), DE
1:55Synchrotron X-ray scattering: the reference for high-resolution nanoparticle characterization (invited presentation)
E. Capria, M. Sztucki, N. Theyencher, European Synchrotron Radiation Facility, FR
2:45Identifying the Effects of Size and Shape on the Physicochemical Properties of Cerium Oxide Nanoparticles
C.M. Sims, A.F. Myers, J.M. Gorham, I. Levin, T.J. Cho, V.A. Hackley, B.C. Nelson, National Institute of Standards and Technology, US
3:05Optical films and fluidic slits with one nanometer structure and function
K-T Liao, J. Schumacher, H.J. Lezec, S.M. Stavis, NIST, US
3:25In-situ Characterization of Nanopowders during compaction using SANS and AC impedance spectroscopy
T.J. Rudzik, R.A. Gerhardt, Georgia Institute of Technology, US
3:45Rapid High Resolution Multi-Parameter Characterization of Liposome-Protein Complexes by Nanoparticle Tracking Analysis
R. Ragheb, E. Esposito, D. Griffiths, Malvern Instruments, US
1:30Carbon Nano Structures: Electronics ApplicationsNational Harbor 12
Session chair: Lance Criscuolo, Zyvex Technologies (bio)
1:30Strong, controllable, robust, and scalable graphene n-doping for optoelectronic and micro/nano-electronic applications
J. Folkson, A. Ashraf, M.D. Eisaman, Stony Brook University(SBU)/Brookhaven National Lab(BNL), US
2:10Integration of graphene into nanoelectronic devices: insights from atomistic simulations
M. Garcia, E. Artacho, Simune Atomistics S.L., ES
2:30Characterization of electrical property and band-structure in carbon nanotube/GaN hetero-interface
T. Yokogawa, S. Miyake, A. Yamashita, Yamaguchi University, JP
2:50Carbon Nanotubes on Graphene – Interfacial and Electrical Properties
R. Senegor, A. Adesida, C. Zhou, A.A. Vyas, P. Wang, C.Y. Yang, Santa Clara University, US
3:10Carbon Nanotube Silicon Heterojunction Solar Cells
L. Yu, D. Tune, J. Shapter, Flinders University, AU
1:30Battery TechnologiesChesapeake 8-9
Session chair: Imre Gyuk, U.S. Department of Energy (bio)
1:30Advancing Energy Storage through Materials: The need for multiscale investigation from the molecular to the mesoscale (invited presentation)
E.S. Takeuchi, A.C. Marschilok, K.J. Takeuchi, Brookhaven National Laboratory, US
2:00A Solid Electrolyte for Li and Na Anodes
J.B. Goodenough, M.H. Braga, University of Texas at Austin, US
2:20Bio-Derived, Binderless, Hierarchically Porous Carbon Anodes for Li-ion Batteries
B. Campbell, R. Ionescu, Z. Favors, C.S. Ozkan, and M. Ozkan, University of California, Riverside, US
2:40Overcoming Materials Challenges in All-Solid-State Li-ion Batteries: Insights from Computational Modeling
Y. Mo, University of Maryland, College Park, US
3:00LiMnTiO4 with the Na0.44MnO2 structure as a positive electrode for lithium-ion batteries
A.M. Amigues, H.F.J. Glass and S.E. Dutton, University of Cambridge, UK
1:30Polymer Composite MaterialsPotomac 4
Session chair: Thomas E. Twardowski, Integra Life Sciences Corporation (bio)
1:30Polymer composites interphase imaging (invited presentation)
N. Chen, C. Davis, M. Wang, J. Woodcock, M. Zammarano, M. Stocker, I.A. Sacui, J.A. Liddle, G. Holmes, J. Hyun Kim, R. Beams, S.J. Stranick, D.M. Fox, F. Vollrath, D. Shah, J.W. Gilman, NIST, US
1:55Understanding Nanoconfinement and Nanoscale Interfaces in Structural Nanocomposites (invited presentation)
S. Keten, Northwestern University, US
2:20Assembly, Rheology and Properties in Urethane Based Nanocomposites (invited presentation)
YQ. Rao, J. Munro, The Dow Chemical Company, US
2:45Structure-Property Relations of Unidirectional Carbon Nanotube Polymer Composites through Quantitative 3-D Nanoscale Characterization
B. Natarajan, N. Lachman, I.Y. Stein, D. Jacobs, B. Wardle, R. Sharma, J.A. Liddle, Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology, The National Institute of Standards and Technology, US
3:05Effect of Graphitic Filler Characteristics on the Percolation Behavior and Electrical Conductivity of Segregated Network Polymer Composites
L. Prystaj, E.A. Lucas, K. Alston, R.A. Gerhardt, Georgia Institute of Technology, US
3:25Effect of water and temperature on the degradation characteristics of fuzzy fiber composites
A. Krishnamurthy, A. Forster, D. Hunston, National Institute of Standards and Technology, US
3:45Advanced Materials for self-healing electrical insulation systems
S. Basu, I. German, R. Rhodes, G.C. Stevens, J. Thomas, Gnosys Global Ltd, UK
1:30Biofuels & Bioproducts: ConversionPotomac 6
Session chair: Srinivas Iyer, Los Alamos National Laboratory (bio)
1:30Funding R&D for Bioproducts that Enable Biofuels in the Bioenergy Technologies Office (invited presentation)
J. Fitzgerald, U.S. Department of Energy, US
1:55Processing of pre-treated biomass for the commercial production on bio-ethanol and biochemicals (invited presentation)
S. Parekh, Sweetwater Energy, US
2:20Regulatory Impediments to Commercializing Biofuel and Other Biobased Products
K.M. Roberts, Biobased and Renewable Products Advocacy Group, US
2:40Electrochemical Production of Hydrocarbons for Lubricants, Waxes and Fuels from Biological Feedstocks
C. Joshi, D. Malevich, J. Dambacher, F. Lockwood, Altranex Corporation, CA
3:00The Unbeatable Beet: Biorefining Of Sugar Beet Pulp
R. Nolles, F. Staps, G. van Engelen, Cosun Biobased Products, US
3:20Biorenewable Production Pathway for Nylon and PET
C. Forney, Iowa State University, US
3:40Production Optimization of E. Coli Fermented Synthetic Spider Silk for Commercial Viability
A. Edlund, R. Lewis, J. Jones, J. Quinn, Utah State University, US
4:00Development of a Renewable Fuel Nanotechnology
V. Klausmeier, Sylvatex Inc., US
1:30Nanomaterials for Catalysis IIChesapeake 1-2
Session chair: Philippe Serp, CNRS, Institute National Polytechnique de Toulouse, FR (bio)
1:30Biopolymers as precursors of Graphenes and Related 2D Materials Exhibiting High Performance in Catalysis (invited presentation)
H. Garcia, Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, ES
1:55Metallic nanoparticles for selective catalysis (invited presentation)
C. Godard, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, ES
2:20Modifications of graphitic C3N4 with multi-metal oxides for enhanced visible-light active photocatalysis
D. Masih, S. Rohani, University of Western Ontario, CA
2:40Cotton Fabric Immobilized AuNP@Graphene and ZnO@rGO for Heterogeneous Catalysis and Photocatalysis
B. Baruah, B. West, S. Baruah, Kennesaw State University, US
3:00Volatile organic compounds (VOCs) destruction on platinum-alumina catalyst
M. Kajama, E. Gobina, Robert Gordon University Aberdeen, UK
1:30NanoFabrication & Nanomanufacturing IPotomac 2
Session chair: Ahmed Busnaina, Northeastern University (bio)
1:30Scalable Nanomanufacturing Processes for Polymeric Structures and Materials (invited presentation)
J. Mead, University of Massachusetts Lowell, US
1:55Multiscale manufacturing of metallic nanopore arrays
A.O. Altun, T. Bond, H.G. Park, ETH Zurich, CH
2:15Roll-to-roll application of photocatalytic TiO2 nanoparticles for printed functionality
J.J. Saarinen, D. Valtakari, R. Bollström, M. Stepien, J. Haapanen, J.M. Mäkelä, M. Toivakka, Abo Akademi University, FI
2:35Novel templated two-phase growth approach for the fabrication of high areal-density nanostructures
V. Sundar, X.M. Yang, Y. Liu, Z. Dai, J. Zhu, B. Zhou, K. Lee, T. Chang, D. Laughlin, J-G Zhu, Carnegie Mellon University, US
2:55New models and best practice in accelerating innovation for high-value nanotechnology
T.A. Wilkins, University of Leeds, UK
1:30MEMS & NEMS IIPotomac 1
Session chair: William (Cy) Wilson, NASA. Langley Research Center (bio)
1:30MEMS Sensors for Wearable Devices (invited presentation)
M. Gemelli, Bosch Sensortec, US
1:55MEMS-based Display Technologies: Progress and Development (invited presentation)
J. Ma, Qualcomm/Pixtronix, US
2:20Fabrication of Capacitive Micromachined Ultrasonic Transducer Arrays Using Glass Reflow Process and Anodic Bonding
N.V. Toan, S. Hahng, Y. Song, T. Ono, Tohoku University, JP
2:40SU8-graphene: a new photo-patternable conductive polymer composite
M. Majidian, C. Grimaldi, M. Baibarac, I. Baltog, L. Forró, A. Magrez, EPFL, CH
3:00A novel microdevice for in situ study of mechano-electrochemical behavior with controlled temperature
W. Kang, Naval Research Lab, US
1:30Materials for Drug & Gene Delivery: Strategies for Extending Circulation TimeChesapeake 6
Session chair: Steven Zullo, NIBIB/NIH, Thomas Anchordoquy, University of Colorado School of Pharmacy (bio)
1:30Polyethylene Glycol Modified Hydroxylated Graphene as Highly Targeted Drug Delivery towards Choroidal Melanoma
M. Lin, B. Zhao, S. Jia, L. Yan, W. Zhang, Y. Liu, Wenzhou Medical University, CN
1:50Novel Biodegradable and pH-sensitive Nanocarriers based on Self-assembling Polypeptides for Active Targeted Drug Delivery
L-W Wang, L-H Chen, S. Wu, T-W Wang, National Tsing Hua University, TW
2:10Questions Surrounding the use of PEGylation for Intracellular Delivery
T. Anchordoquy, University of Colorado, School of Pharmacy, US
2:30'Stealth’ and ‘camouflage’ coatings of plant virus-based nanoparticles (invited presentation)
N.F. Steinmetz, A.S. Pitek, S.A. Jameson, F.A. Veliz, Case Western Reserve University, US
2:55Interplay between nanoparticle coating, complement activation and immune recognition (invited presentation)
F. Chen, G. Wang, S. Inturi, D.S. Backos, L.P. Wu, S. Moein Moghimi, D. Simberg, University of Colorado, US
1:30Materials for Personal/Home Care and CosmeticsChesapeake 5
Session chair: Fiona Case, TechConnect, Johan Pluyter, International Flavors and Fragrances (bio)
1:30The Material Science of Cosmetics (invited presentation)
P. Maitra, Johnson and Johnson, US
1:55Challenges and Opportunities in Fragrance Encapsulation (invited presentation)
J. Pluyter, International Flavors and Fragrances Inc., US
2:20Dielectric contrast driven phase transitions in cellulose microfibril dispersions (invited presentation)
A. Kuijk, C. Klik, G. van den Brink, S. Mohan, K.P. Velikov, Unilever R&D Vlaardingen B.V., NL
2:45Novel encapsulation technology based on Pickering emulsion systems
M. Sjöö, J. Bedi, A. Ali, Speximo AB, SE
3:05Solid State and Diffusion NMR Spectroscopy as Applied to Characterization of Complex Formulated Products and Biological Materials
S. Ulvenlund, D. Topgaard, S. Gustavsson, E. Sparr, CR Competence AB, SE
1:30Emerging Trends on the Environmental Implications of Engineered Nanomaterials IIChesapeake 11-12
Session chair: Dhimiter Bella, University of Massachusetts, Lowell
1:30Fate and behavior of inorganic nanomaterials in the environment; the role of environmental transformations (invited presentation)
J. Lead, University of South Carolina, US
1:55Size-dependent gold nanoparticle uptake in Caenorhabditis elegans by elemental mass spectrometry and imaging techniques
M.E. Johnson, A.R. Montoro Bustos, S.K. Hanna, R. Dave Holbrook, C.M.S. Ims, P.E. Lapasset, E.J. Petersen, J.T. Elliot, B.C. Nelson, L.L. Yu, K.E. Murphy, M.R. Winchester, National Institute of Standards and Technology, US
2:15Positively charged nanoparticles lead to artifacts in a C. elegans toxicity assay
S.K. Hanna, A. Montoro Bustos, L.D. Scanlan, S. Hosbas Coskun, M.E. Johnson, M.R. Winchester, B.C. Nelson, J.T. Elliott, E.J. Petersen, National Institute of Standards and Technology, US
2:35Application of Single Particle ICP-MS for the Determination of Plant Uptake and Biotransformation of CeO2 Nanoparticles
Y. Dan, H. Shi, X. Ma, W. Zhang, K. Liu, C. Stephan, Missouri University of Science and Technology, US
2:55Effects of Engineered Nanoparticles on Hydrophobic Organic Pollutants
E. Sahle-Demessie, C. Han, A. Zhao, H. Grecsek, U.S. Environmental Protectin Agency, US
1:30WCM - Muiti-gate/SOI/Junctionless TransistorsPotomac 3
Session chair: Lining Zhang, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, HK
1:30Modeling Independent Multi-Gate MOSFET
J.P. Duarte, S. Khandelwal, H-L Chang, Y.S. Chauhan, C. Hu, University of California, Berkeley, US
2:00Compact modeling for UTBB-FDSOI technologies: Main challenges and possible solutions
T. Poiroux, CEA-Leti, FR
2:30Modeling Methodology of GaN HEMTs for HV and HF applications
U. Radhakrishna, P. Choi, S. Lim, T. Palacios, D. Antoniadis, MIT, US
3:003-D Analytical Model for Short-Channel Triple-Gate Junctionless MOSFETs
Y. Wang, Z. Guo, Tsinghua University, CN
3:30WCM - Design Platform & PDKPotomac 3
Session chair: Ujwal Radhakrishna, MIT, USA
3:30NEEDS: Tools for Developing and Disseminating Compact Models
X. Wang, M. Lundstrom, Purdue University, US
4:00A Hybrid Process Design Kit: Towards Integrating CMOS and III-V Devices
S.B. Chiah, X. Zhou, K.E.K. Lee, C.Y. Ng, D. Antoniadis, E.A. Fitzgerald, Nanyang Technological University, SG
4:30New Elements and Features in the Process Design Kits for a FinFET Technology
N. Lu, A. Baizley, X. Guan, J. Johnson, J. McCullen, A. Ozbek, A. Rahman, H. Wang, M. Yu, C. Zemke, W. Rausch, R. Wachnik, IBM, US
5:00SPICE Compact Modeling for Design of Innovative Integrated Circuits in CEA-LETI
P. Martin, L. Lucci, M. Reyboz, J.-C. Barbe, CEA-LETI, FR
1:30Innovation: State Funding & Commercialization SupportNational Harbor 4
Session chair: M. Laudon, TechConnect, US
1:30Oregon Innovation
H. Stafford, Business Oregon, US
1:45Illinois Innovation
M. Harris, Illinois Science & Technology Coalition, US
2:00Utah Innovation
I. Estabrook, Utah Science, Technology and Research (USTAR) Agency, US
2:15South Carolina Innovation
A. Love, South Carolina Department of Commerce, US
1:30Innovation Spotlights: Water/Environment - Armstrong, Newell BrandsNational Harbor 5
Session chair: S. Dockum, USDA, US
1:30Armstrong: Innovation Spotlight
K. Kehrer, Armstrong, US
1:45Newell Brands: Innovation Spotlight
M. Paquette, Newell Brands, US
2:00A Safe, Sustainable, and Inexpensive Water Purification System
D. Kurup, Aquidas, Inc., US
2:07Soil Strengthening and Cementation
B. Loux, Arizona Technology Enterprises (ASU), US
2:14Carbon Nanotube Immobilized Membranes for Water Treatment & Recovery
S. Mitra, New Jersey Innovation Institute, an NJIT Corporation, US
2:21Hydrocarbon Membranes for Energy and Water Electrochemical Systems
J. Nelson, Sandia National Laboratories, US
2:28MicroCED: Microbial Based Chlorinated Ethene Destruction
D. Haas, Savannah River National Laboratory, US
2:35Compact Laser Spectroscopy for Downhole Applications
J. Sosenko, DOE-NETL, US
2:42Bio-Inspired Hydraulic Actuator to Stabilize Buildings in Natural Disasters
M. Shaw, University of California, Santa Barbara, US
2:49A Portable Heavy Metal Detector
P. Kurup, University of Massachusetts Lowell, US
K. Bhalerao, Soil Diagnostics, US
3:03Reclamation of Critical and Value Materials from Electronics using an Electrorecycling Process
R. Bills, Idaho National Laboratory, US
3:10NMX ™Absorbents for Removing Toxic Metals from Water
R. Epperson, Crystal Clear Technologies, Inc., US
3:17Armstrong, Newell Brands: Q&A
3:30Innovation Spotlights: Medical Devices - Medtronic and MedForeSightNational Harbor 4
Session chair: S. Kubisen, The George Washington University, US
3:30Medtronic: Innovation Spotlight
B. Dolan, Medtronic, US
3:45MedForeSight: Innovation Spotlight
C. Clyburn, MedForeSight, US
4:00US Army: Innovation Spotlight
T. Bennett, US Army Medical Materiel, US
4:15One Step Synthesis of Coatings for Titanium Implants
D. Nisbet, The Australian National University, AU
4:22A Point-of-care Rapid Diagnsotic test for Bacterial SInusitis
J. Skraba, Entvantage Diagnostics, Inc, US
4:29Flexible microneedle skin patch integrated with Triboelectric volume sensor and energy harvester
W.H. Phua, National University of Singapore, SG
4:36A Prototype Design of Medical Oxygen Concentrator Using a Novel Rapid Pressure Swing Adsorption Process
R. Vemula, Lehigh University, US
4:43iCertainty™ Platform Technology
T.B. Ferguson, RFPi, LLC, US
4:50Smart X-ray Sources
M. Eaton, Stellarray, US
4:57Human-derived hemoglobin oxygen carrier
P. Fontes, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, US
5:04Targeted Rapamycin Micelle (TRaM) as a Therapeutic in Solid Organ Transplant
C. Dixon Thiesing, ToleRaM Nanotech, US
5:11Medtronic, MedForeSight, US Army: Q&A
3:30Innovation Spotlights: Materials - GAF, Bob Barker CompanyNational Harbor 5
Session chair: P. Ansems Bancroft, Dow, US
3:30GAF: Innovation Spotlight
D. Boss, GAF, US
3:45Bob Barker Industries: Innovation Spotlight
G. Omland, Bob Barker Industries, US
4:00NanoMet: Automated Dimensional Analysis of Nanomaterials
J. Whalen, FullScaleNANO, Inc., US
4:07Nano-structured silica: A powerful flame retardant chemical
4:14Mechanochemical Synthesis and Applications of Borides and Diborides
B. Berman, UCF Office of Research & Commercialization, US
4:21Magnesium Based Metal Composite
R. Nagaiah, UCF Office of Research & Commercialization, US
4:28Manufacturing Methods for Highly Transparent Polycrystalline Aluminum Oxynitride Ceramics
J.E. Cha, Yeungnam University Office of Research Cooperantion Foundation, KR
4:35Low-cost amorphous polymer nanocomposite with extraordinary performance
N. Franco, Oak Ridge National Laboratory, US
4:42GAF, Bob Barker Company: Q&A
3:00National Student Leader Conference - Internal Planning & Next StepsChesapeake 3
Session chair: Lisa Friedersdorf, National Nanotechnology Coordination Office, US
3:20Agency Briefs: DoEd & DOTNational Harbor 2
E. Metz, Dept of Education, US
R. Sack, Dept. of Transportation, US
3:20Intellectual Property and Data Rights   Issues-Domestic & Global PerspectivesNational Harbor 6
Session chair: M. Bickel, USPTO, US
H. Wixon, NIST, US
J. Snow, Pryor Cashman LLP, US
3:20Agency Briefs: Dept. of Health & Human ServicesNational Harbor 3
R. Vinson, HHS-NIH, US
S. Griffiths, HHS-CDC, US
B. Bard, HHS-ACL, US
4:30Agency Briefs:  EPA & USDANational Harbor 2
C. Cleland, USDA, US
A. Richards, EPA, US
4:30Lessons Learned: Common Mistakes Made in the Phase I & II Proposal ProcessNational Harbor 6
Session chair: J. Greenwood, Greenwood Consulting Group, US
V. Garcia, NOAA, US
P. Balan, NSF, US
S. Nichols, DARPA, US
4:30Agency Briefs:  NASANational Harbor 3
J. Grant, NASA, US
LK Kubendran, NASA, US
4:00TechConnect Innovation Showcase & Networking Reception (4:00 - 6:00) - Poster Session IExpo Hall D & E
Carbon Capture & Utilization: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
Sustained Solar Fuel Production in Multiple Thermochemical Cycles Using Sol-Gel Derived Ferrite Nanopowders
R. Bhosale, P. Sutar, A. Kumar, F. AlMomani, I. Alxneit, J. Scheffe, Qatar University, QA
Synthesis of Zr and Hf Doped Ceria Nanoparticles via Co-precipitation Method for Solar Thermochemical Conversion of CO2
R. Bhosale, P. Sutar, A. Kumar, F. AlMomani, I. Alxneit, J. Scheffe, Qatar University, QA
The Electrobiome® Platform: Synthesis of ElectroFuels and Chemicals from CO2
H.D. May, E.V. LaBelle, Synbiohm LLC and Medical University of South Carolina, US
Materials for Oil & Gas: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
Regeneration of used motor oil by supercritical carbon dioxide
S. Rudyk, P. Spirov, Sultan Qaboos University, OM
Rheological Behavior of Novel Switchable Cationic Surfactant in High Salinity Carbonate Reservoirs
N. Gurusinghe, G. Ramadan, M. Liebum, Q.P. Nguyen, The University of Texas at Austin, US
Fluorescent post-synthetic modified MOFs for methane sensing
J.C. Cárdenas, L.A. Castillo, W. Molano, C.A. Sierra, A. Reiber, Universidad de los Andes, CO
Nanoscale Materials Characterization: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
Nanostructural and biochemical property changes in activation-induced CD8+ T cell apoptosis utilizing AFM and Raman spectroscopy
Y.J. Lee, G.J. Lee, H.K. Park, Kyung Hee University, KR
Ultrasonic Pulsed Doppler, a Novel and Unique Method for Nanoparticle Characterization
S. Africk, Prodyne Corp., US
Characterization of Nanomaterials with Thermal Analysis and Hyphenated Techniques
J. Wang, PerkinElmer, US
Coatings, Surfaces & Membranes: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
Hydrophobic treatment for jute fibres based on zinc oxide nanoparticles
M.A. Arfaoui, P.I. Dolez, M. Dubé, É. David, CTT Group, CA
Commercial Applications of Oleophobic and Superoleophobic Membranes
L. Ratnasinghe, E. Lanza, Cytonix, LLC, US
Pulsed laser deposition of super hydrophobic thin films of layered double hydroxides
A. Matei, R. Birjega, A. Vlad, M. Filipescu, R. Zavoianu, O.D. Pavel, M.C. Corobea, M. Dinescu, National Institute for Lasers, Plasma and Radiation Physics, RO
Hexadecane and water droplets impacting on amphiphobic surfaces
F. Veronesi, M. Raimondo, G. Guarini, G. Boveri, Institute of Science and Technology for Ceramics ISTEC CNR, IT
How controlling the surface energy and size of nanoadditives leads to uniform fluidization and smooth finish in ultra-fine powder coatings
M.T.I. Bhuiyan, H. Zhang, J. Zhu, Western University, CA
Biomaterials: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
Synthesis and Characterization of a Bioresorbable Poly(L-co-D,L lactide) Based Adhesion Barrier Film
M.B. Güner, A.B. Yoruç Hazar, Yıldız Technical University, TR
Enzyme-crosslinked Bilayer Composite Scaffold Incorporating with Spatially Controlled Gene Delivery Carriers for the Induction of Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Osteochondral Tissue Regeneration
Y.H. Lee, H.C. Wu, M.H. Shen, J.S. Sun, T.W. Wang, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, TW
Strategies for production of naturally-derived calcium phosphates particles for solid free-form fabrication
F. Miculescu, A. Maidaniuc, S.I. Voicu, M. Miculescu, D. Batalu, University Politehnica from Bucharest, RO
Statistical Modeling of Fluoride Release Profiles of Various Dental Restorative Materials in Three Buffer Solutions
A.B.H. Yoruç, İ. Batmaz, Yıldız Technical University, TR
Neural Stem Cell Differentiation and Proliferation Promoted by Three-Dimensional Nano Matrixes
Z.F. Huang, Hong Kong Baptist University, HK
Tailoring Polysaccharide-Silica Gel Monoliths as Biosensors for the Detection and Removal of Emerging Contaminants in Aquatic Ecosystems, through the Immobilization of Vibrio fischeri
D. García, Z. Mercado, N. Rosario, M. del Mar Tolentino, Z. Flores, L. Díaz, University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus, US
In vitro reduction of mycotoxins and other inflammatory mediators from whole blood using CytoSorb® hemoadsorbent polymer beads
A.R. Scheirer, K.-G. Rueggeberg, T.D. Golobish, T. Guliashvili, M.C. Gruda, P. O’Sullivan, P.P. Chan, CytoSorbents Corporation, US
Effects of Reinforcing Phase Systems Modified by Binding Agents on Properties of Dental Restorative Materials
A.B.H. Yoruç, A. Aydinoğlu, Yildiz Technical University, TR
Graphene: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
Graphene Oxide/Vinyl Ester Resin Nanocomposite: Effect of Graphene Oxide, Thermal Stability, and Modeling of the Curing Kinetics
V. Arabli, A. Aghili, National Iranian Oil Company, IR
CVD growth of graphene and it electronic properties
G. Yu, Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, CN
Graphene Oxide and Reduced Graphene Oxide and Their Water Purification Properties
B. Baruah, G. Kohler, S. Baruah, Kennesaw State University, US
Enhancement in hydrogen storage capacity with carboxylic acid group modified multiwalled carbon nanotubes
A. Sharma, S.P. Nehra, C. Lal, I.P. Jain, University of Rajasthan, IN
Multi-functional Coal-Derived Graphene Films
G.G. Botte, Ohio University, US
Design and Simulation on Nanoelectromechanical bi-layer Graphene Nanoribbon Device with Graphene Nanoflake Shuttle
O.K. Kwon, J.W. Kang, J.H. Lee, Semyung University, KR
Nanoparticle Synthesis & Applications: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
Photoluminescence of Ag2Se Quantum Dots
Y. Zhang, W.W. Yu, Louisiana State University in Shreveport, US
Preparation of In2O3−SnO2 nanocomposite and In2O3 nanoparticle thin films and their semiconducting properties in air and nitrogen
L. Wang, X. Xu, University of Science and Technology Beijing, CN
One-pot synthesis of Resorcinarene anchored Antibacterial Silver Nanoparticles for Selective and Sensitive determination of Chromium (III)
U.S. Panchal, V.K. Jain, Gujarat University, IN
Nanofluid Thermal Conductivity and Performance of its Pulsating Heat Pipe
W. Qu, Z. Xue, J. Yu, China Academy of Aerospace Aerodynamics, CN
Acne Treatment based on Selective Photothermolysis of Sebaceous Follicles with Topically Delivered Gold Plasmonic Particles
D. Paithankar, T. Meyer, R. Blomgren, L. Faupel, A. Lando, R. Anderson, Sebacia, Inc., US
Functionalized nano zinc oxide obtained by a novel physicochemical process and their applications
M. Aguilera-Bustos, G. Acosta-Gonzalez, L. Acosta-Armenta, J. Gutierrez-Antonio, Nanomat, MX
Synergistic response of ionic liquid ([bmim][BF4]) entrapped in BHDC reverse micelles for gold nanoparticles synthesis. Size and morphology control
D. Blach, F. Martinez, Universidad Industrial de Santander, CO
Controlled Synthesis of Near IR Emitting Metal Chalcogenide Quantum Dots for the Opto-electronic Applications
I. Hocaoglu, L. Eral Dogan, P. Dagtepe, Kuantag Nanotechnologies Development and Production Inc., TR
Biosynthesis of Gold Nanoparticles Using Osmundaria Obtusiloba Extract and their Potential Use in Optical Sensing Applications
L. Adorno, A. Rojas-Pérez, MdM. Cordero, A. Ruiz, Z. Mercado, A. Rodríguez, L. Betancourt, C. Vélez, I. Feliciano, C. Cabrera, L. Díaz-Vázquez, University of Puerto Rico, Río Piedras Campus, PR
Materials for Solar Technologies: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
Analysis, Modeling and Characterization of Crystalline Silicon Solar Cells
S.E. Lyshevski, R.M. Reis, Rochester Institute of Technology, US
Renewable Integration Technologies into Military microgrids
S.J. Fernandez, Almeria Analytics, US
Nanostructured Dielectric/Metal/Polymer (DMP) Films for Flexible Organic Solar Cells
J. Ham, J-L Lee, Pohang University of Science and Technology (POSTECH), KR
Polymers: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
Polysulfone membrane reactors for derivatization of carbon nanotubes
S.I. Voicu, A. Muhulet, M. Miculescu, F. Miculescu, S. Vizireanu, University Politehnica from Bucharest, RO
Effect of Pluronic on poly(caprolactone) (PCL) electrospun scaffolds
C.F. Rediguieri, M.H.A. Zanin, N.N.P. Cerize, A.M. Oliveira, T.J.A. Pinto, University of São Paulo, BR
Preparation of GO/PVA composite as an adsorbent for the removal of Cr(VI) from water
D.K. Singh, V. Kumar, S.H. Hasan, Indian Institute of Technology (BHU), IN
PLA-PEG nanoparticles are suitable for effective maturation and uptake by dendritic cells for Chlamydia trachomatis outer membrane peptide-based vaccine
S. Dixit, R. Sahu, S.R. Singh, V.A. Dennis, Alabama State University, US
Biofuels & Bioproduct: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
The Effect of Intermediate Ozonation Process on Improving Biogas Production from Co-Digestion of Agricultural Waste and Manure
F. Almomani, R.R. Bhosale, A. Kumar, Qatar University, QA
Estimation of Algae Concentration in Water Using Spectrophotometric Measurements and First Derivative of Absorbance
F.A. Almomani, B. Örmeci, Qatar University, QA
Potential for Green Algae Spirulina to Capture Carbon Dioxide from Gas Stream
M.S. Shurair, F. Almomani, S. Judd, R.R. Bhosale, A. Kumar, Qatar University, QA
Tolerant yeast in situ detoxifies major class of toxic chemicals while producing ethanol
Systems biology and pathway engineering enable Saccharomyces cerevisiae to utilize C-5 and C-6 sugars simultaneously for cellulosic ethanol production
Z.L. Liu, Jaewoon. Moon, ARS-USDA, US
Lower-cost cellulosic ethanol production using cellobiose fermenting yeast Clavispora NRRL Y-50464
Z.L. Liu, S.A. Weber, ARS-USDA, US
Thermal Transformation of Aqueous Lignin Suspension into Nanoparticle Dispersion and Its Associative Properties
L. Zhaoquing, J.C. Gast, K.J. Bottorff, Solenis LLC, US
Nitrogen-modified biomass-derived porous carbon for electric double layer capacitors application
K. Wang, Z. Gu, Q. Fan, south dakota state university, US
Catalytic Bio-Oil Production by Hydrothermal Liquefaction of the Macroalgae Ulva Fasciata Using Iron Species from Different Sources
A. Rojas-Perez, C.B. Frias-Flores, G. Rodríguez-Narváez, M.L. Adrover-Castellano, H.L. Pabon-Colon, U. Jena, L.M. Díaz-Vázquez, University of Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras, US
Reviving natural product and drug discovery pipelines with fungal artificial chromosome (FAC) technology
K. Clevenger, J.W. Bok, R. Ye, G. Miley, T. Velk, C. Chen, K.H. Yang, P. Gao, M. Lamprecht, P. Thomas, M.D. Islam, N. Keller, N. Kelleher, C. Wu, Intact Genomics, Inc., US
Nanomaterials for Catalysis: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
Reduced molybdenum oxide MoOx as a model catalyst for methanol photosynthesis from carbon dioxide and water
I.V. Silaev, S.A. Khubezhov, I.V. Tvauri, A.G. Kaloeva, D.D. Kibizov, A.G. Ramonova, G.S. Grigorkina, Z.S. Demeev, A.P. Bliev, D. Sekiba, S. Ogura, K. Fukutani, T.T. Magkoev, North Ossetian State University, RU
Study on the non-enzymatic catalysts applied to the glucose biosensor
Z. Yu, X. Wang, Q.Q. Wang, Beijing University of Technology, CN
Functionalized Pd Nanoparticles Using Calix[4]Pyrrole:Catalytic Agent for Mizoroki Heck Reaction
U. Panchal, A. Kongor, V.K. Jain, Gujarat University, IN
Photocatalysis of Rhodamine B in water using nanotechnology
Z. Yu, Z. Li, California State Polytechnic University, Pomona, US
NanoFabrication & Nanomanufacturing: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
Nanofabrication from Discovery to Production
V. Luciani, National Institute of Standards and Technology, Center for Nanoscale Science and Technology, US
Fourier Transform Infrared Spectroscopy of Silicon Carbide Nanowires
K. Teker, D. Abdurazik, Istanbul Sehir University, TR
Continuous manufacturing of carbon-nanotube-based hybrid films and yarns
J. Bykova, Lintec of America, US
Continuous and Scalable Production of High Quality Nanofibers and Nanotubes
X. Chen, G. Grocke, Z. Zhou, Argonne National Laboratory, US
Ultrasonic Nanocoining to Create Large Arrays of Sub-Wavelength Features
S. Furst, Smart Material Solutions, LLC, US
Advanced Manufacturing: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
Nanocomposite dodecylsulfate-modified Mg-Al layered double hydroxide thin films deposited via laser technique
A. Vlad, R. Birjega, A. Matei, M. Dumitru, M. Dinescu, R. Zavoianu, O.D. Pavel, M.C. Corobea, National Institute for Lasers, Plasma and Radiation Physics, Romania, RO
MEMS & NEMS: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
Simulation of Buffer Current Effects on Breakdown Voltage in AlGaN/GaN HEMTs Having Passivation Layers with Different Permittivity
Y. Satoh, H. Hanawa, K. Horio, Shibaura Institute of Technology, JP
Simulation of Current Slump Removal in Field-Plate GaAs MESFETs with a Thin Passivation Layer
A. Nomoto, Y. Sato, K. Horio, Shibaura Institute of Technology, JP
Simulation of Lags and Current Collapse in Field-Plate AlGaN/GaN HEMTs with Different Types of Buffer Layers
R. Tsurumaki, N. Noda, K. Horio, Shibaura Institute of Technology, JP
Design and Simulation of Electrostatic Imaging System based on MEMS
M-X Li, X. Chen, X. Pan, J-S. Kang, Beijing Institute Technology, CN
The TubeClear® System – On the Market for Clearing Clogged Feeding Tubes – and Evaluating Increasingly Challenging Tubes in the Body: NSF SBIR Funded Medical Device Platform
R.B. Bagwell, S.M. Aippersbach, N.C. Becker, D.R. Dillon, M.L. Mulvihill, Actuated Medical Inc, US
Modeling of novel concept design for extremely small UHF band transmit/receive element based on multiferroics
D. Carka, A. Sepulveda, S. Keller, G.P. Carman, New York Institute of Technology, US
Cancer Nanotechnology: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
Gold Nanoshells With Micellar Core for The Delivery of Hydrophobic Chemotherapeutic and Cancer Photothermal Therapy
S-Y Lee, M-J Shieh, National Taiwan University, TW
The development of multifunctional nanocomplexs for drug delivery in oral cancer therapy
J.S. Huang, F.Y. Cheng, C.H. Tsai, D.B. Shieh, National Cheng Kung University, TW
Effects of metal oxide nanoparticles on DNA damage signaling in human colorectal cancer cells
J.D. Barnett, A. Sharma, J. Stewart, F. Bunz, R. Ivkov, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, US
Hollow gold nanoparticles as efficient in vivo radiosensitizing agents for radiation therapy of breast cancer
A. Mulgaonkar, S. Moeendarbari, G. Hassan, W. Mao, Y. Hao, X. Sun, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, US
Mechanical Characterisation of Cancer Cells in Blood Circulation
V.K. Katiyar, K.S. Basavarajappa, IIT Roorkee, India, IN
Numerical modeling of the effect of field configurations on the magnetic nanoparticle delivery
M.K. Ghantasala, P. Ikonomov, T. Rajh, A. David, Western Michigan University, US
Particle analysis system for characterizing the surface properties of indiviual nanoparticles
R. Hart, C. Ashcroft, T. Castner, X. Li, N. Alessi, J. Zhang, B. DiPaolo, B. Cordovez, C. Earhart, Optofluidics, US
Magnetic and structural study of lanthanide ferrites for nanoparticles
S. Matiz Cely, L.A. Castillo, J.C. Cardenas, A. Reiber, Universidad de los Andes, CO
Materials for Sustainabilty & Efficiency: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
A study of green synthesis and antimicrobial activity of cellulose-based nanosilver composite paper
J. Choi, S. Ko, Yonsei University, KR
Light-Control Film & Glass Comprised of Polymer-Dispersed Liquid Crystals
R. Hua, J. Guo, Tsinghua University, CN
Research on mix proportion and nitrogen release property of porous concrete with recycled aggregate
Q. Huang, L. Lu, C. Gong, S. Wang, P. Zhao, W. Zong, University of Jinan, CN
Ocean Current Energy, LLC. Innovations for Distributed Hydrokinetic Power Generation
B. Heafitz, P. Mulvey, Ocean Current Energy, LLC., US
Surface modification of aluminum doped zinc oxide (AZO) anodes with CFx plasma treatment and nanoscale WOx layers for enhanced electro-optical performance in OLEDs
J. Kumar Jha, R. Santos-Ortiz, W. Sun, J. Du, N.D. Shepherd, University of North Texas Denton, US
Materials for Green Building: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
Utilization of Hollow Silica Nanospheres for thermal Insulation Purposes
S.A. Mofid, B.P. Jelle, T. Gao, NTNU, NO
The Perspective Applications of Graphene Oxide in the Construction Building Materials
Z.Y. Lu, Z.J. Li, H.Y. Ma, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, HK
Effect of matrix components with low thermal conductivity and density on performances of cement-EPS/VM insulation mortar
M. Chen, S. Wang, L. Lu, W. Zong, P. Zhao, C. Gong, University of Jinan, CN
Use life cycle assessment and risk assessment tools to oversee the development of nanomaterial in building industry
M. Hu, Catholic University of America, US
Micro, Nano & Bio Fluidics: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
Study on Sodium Nanofluid for Fast Reactor (3) Fabrication of Nanoparticle for Nanofluid
M. Nagai, K. Fukunaga, H. Sato, K. Nagai, J. Saito, K. Ara, Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Ltd., JP
Study on Sodium Nanofluid for Fast Reactor (1)Concept of Sodium Nanofluid
J.-I. Saito, K. Nagai, K. Ara, Japan Atomic Energy Agency, JP
Study on Sodium Nanofluid for Fast Reactor (2)Reaction Suppression of Sodium Nanofluid
K. Nagai, J. Saito, K. Ara, Japan Atomic Energy Agency, JP
Nanoelectronics: Posters 4:00Expo Hall D & E
Synthesis of GaAs-GaAsSb nanowire heterostructures by CVD technique
Y. Xing, Peking University, CN
Design of new single-electron information-processing circuit mimicking behavior of swarm of honeybees
T. Tanabe, T. Oya, Graduate school of engineering, Yokohama National University, JP
Proposal of a router circuit based on nanoelectronic devices
B.O. Câmara, J.G. Guimarães, J.C. Costa, University of Brasilia, BR
3-D Thermal Simulator Dedicated for Modern Silicon Structures
M. Zubert, T. Raszkowski, M. Janicki, A. Samson, M. Jankowski, A. Napieralski, Lodz University of Technology, PL
Application of neural networks to the thermal problem modelling
T. Raszkowski, A. Samson, M. Zubert, M. Janicki, A. Napieralski, Lodz University of Technology, PL
Application of ant colony optimization algorithm to the thermal parameter estimation of modern electronic structures
T. Raszkowski, A. Samson, M. Zubert, M. Janicki, A. Napieralski, Lodz University of Technology, PL
The Simulator of Electromagnetic Phenomena inside 3-D Silicon Structures
M. Zubert, M. Jankowski, T. Raszkowski, A. Samson, A. Napieralski, Lodz University of Technology, PL
Comparitive study of charge transport in quantum confined dielectric nanolayer field effect transistor
C.R.A John Chelliah, R. Swaminathan, Karunya University, IN

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