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Fall 2008 Logo2008 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

December 1-5, 2008 | Boston
Meeting Chairs:
 S. Ashok, Shenda M. Baker, Michael R. Fitzsimmons, Young-Chang Joo

Symposium KK : Transport Properties in Polymer Nanocomposites

2008-12-01   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Jaime Grunlan Texas A&M University
Mark Ellsworth Tyco Electronics
Sergei Nazarenko The University of Southern Mississippi
Jean-Francois Feller University of South Brittany
Bryan Pivovar Hydrogen Technologies and Systems Center
KK1: Composites for Renewable Energy
Session Chairs
Bryan Pivovar
Monday PM, December 01, 2008
Room 300 (Hynes)

9:30 AM - KK1.1
Mechanics of Nanoscale Composite Films from Stress-Electrical Measurements: A Nanoscale Foam.

Vivek Maheshwari 1 , Chieu Nguyen 1 , Ravi Saraf 1
1 Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering, University of Nebraska Lincoln, Lincoln, Nebraska, United States

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9:45 AM - KK1.2
Composites Poly(3-hexythiophene)/ multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes (P3HT/MWNT): Electric, Electrochemical and Optical Characterization.

Hallen Calado 1 , Cezar Welter 1 , Marcelo Valadares 2 , Luiz Cury 2 , Glaura Silva 1
1 Quimica, UFMG, Belo Horizonte, Mias Gerais, Brazil, 2 Fisica, UFMG, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil

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10:00 AM - **KK1.3
New Composite Proton Exchange Membranes for Fuel Cell Applications based on PolyPolyoxometalates.

Andrew Herring 1 , James Horan 2 , Mei-Chen Kuo 1 , Steven Dec 2 , Matthew Frey 3 , Anitha Genupur 3 , Lucy Ren 3 , Michael Yandrasits 4 , Steven Hamrock 4
1 Chemical Engineering, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado, United States, 2 Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, Colarado School of Mines, Golden, Colorado, United States, 3 , 3M Corporate Research Materials Laboratory, St. Paul, Minnesota, United States, 4 , 3M Fuel Cell Components Program, St. Paul, Minnesota, United States

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10:45 AM - KK1: Renewable
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11:15 AM - KK1.5
Supercapacitor based on Solid Polymer Electrolytes and Nanostructured Eletrode Composites.

Raquel Borges 1 , Rodrigo Lavall 1 , João-Paulo Trigueiro 1 , Glaura Silva 1
1 Quimica, UFMG, Belo Horizonte, Minas Gerais, Brazil

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11:30 AM - KK1.6
Electrochemical Characterization of Lamellar Diblock Copolymer Electrolytes.

Nitash Balsara 1 2 , Ashoutosh Panday 2 , Scott Mullin 1 2 , Nisita Wanakule 1
1 Chemical Engineering, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 EETD, Lawrence Berkeley Lab, Berkeley, California, United States

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11:45 AM - KK1.7
Selective Ion Transport through Carbon Nanotube Membranes.

Francesco Fornasiero 1 , Sangil Kim 3 , Jung Bin In 2 , Hyung Gyu Park 1 , Jason Holt 1 , Michael Stadermann 1 , Costas Grigoropoulos 2 , Aleksandr Noy 1 4 , Olgica Bakajin 1 3
1 CMELS, LLNL, Livermore, California, United States, 3 NSF Center for Biophotonics Science & Technology, UC Davis, Sacramento, California, United States, 2 Mechanical Engineering Department, UC Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 4 School of Natural Sciences, UC Merced, Merced, California, United States

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12:00 PM - **KK1.8
Water and Proton Transport in Ion Containing Multiblock Copolymers.

Abhishek Roy 1 , Hae-Seung Lee 1 , Rachael VanHouten 1 , Yu Chen 1 , Anand Badami 1 , Jianbo Hou 1 , Louis Madsen 1 , James McGrath 1
1 Macromolecules Institutes and Interfaces, Virgina Polytechnic Institute and State University, Blacksburg, Virginia, United States

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KK2: Smart Polymer Nanocomposites
Session Chairs
Jean-Francois Feller
Jaime Grunlan
Monday PM, December 01, 2008
Room 300 (Hynes)

2:45 PM - **KK2.1
Sol-Gel Nanocomposite Colorimetric Sensors for Toxic Industrial Chemicals.

Ken Suslick 1 , Sung Lim 1 , Jonathan Kemling 1 , Liang Feng 1
1 Chemistry, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, United States

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3:15 PM - KK2.2
Influence of Carbon Nanotube Grafting on Chemo-electrical Properties of Conductive Polymer NanoComposites.

Mickael Castro 1 , Jianbo Lu 1 , Bijandra Kumar 1 , Stephane Bruzaud 1 , Jean-François Feller 1
1 LIMATB, European University of Brittany , Lorient France

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3:30 PM - KK2.3
Conductive Polymer Composites as Smart Materials for Solvent Vapour Sensing.

Andrzej Rybak 1 , Gisele Boiteux 1 , Gerard Seytre 1
1 , Univserite Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Cedex France

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3:45 PM - KK2.4
Modeling of Toluene Diffusion and Swelling Behavior in EEA-CNP Conductive Polymer NanoComposite (CPC).

Sylvain Thevenot 1 , Patrick Salagnac 1 , Patrick Glouannec 1 , Jean-françois Feller 1
1 Laboratory of Materials Engineering of Brittany (LIMATB), European University of Brittany (UEB), Lorient France

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4:00 PM - KK2: Smart PC
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4:30 PM - **KK2.5
Multifunctional Polymer Nanocomposite Fibers.

Ton Peijs 1
1 , Queen Mary Centre for Materials Research (University of London) , Mile End United Kingdom

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5:00 PM - KK2.6
Conducting Polymer NanoComposites (CPC): Nanocharacterisation of Layer by Layer Sprayed PMMA-CNT Vapour Sensors by C-AFM.

Bijandra Kumar 1 , Eric Balnois 1 , Mickael Castro 1 , Jean-François Feller 1
1 LIMATB, Europeon Universite de Bretagne , Lorient France

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5:15 PM - KK2.7
Investigation of the Mechanical and Electrical Properties of Nanocomposite Thin Films by Conducting Probe AFM.

Sophie Noel 1 , David Alamarguy 1 , Alessandro Benedetto 2 , Pascal Viel 2 , Serge Palacin 2 , Mirela Balog 3 , Franck Le Derf 3
1 LGEP/Supelec, CNRS, Gif sur Yvette France, 2 LCSI, CEA/DSM/IRAMIS/SPCSI, Gif sur Yvette France, 3 CIMMA, CNRS Université d’Angers, Angers France

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5:30 PM - KK2.8
Magneto-transport studies of Poly Vinyl Chloride-Multiwall Carbon Nanotube Composites.

V. Prasad 1 , Ved Arya 1 , Ravi Bhatia 1 , M. Vasanth 1
1 Physics, IISc, Bangalore, Karnataka, India

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2008-12-02   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Jaime Grunlan Texas A&M University
Mark Ellsworth Tyco Electronics
Sergei Nazarenko The University of Southern Mississippi
Jean-Francois Feller University of South Brittany
Bryan Pivovar Hydrogen Technologies and Systems Center
KK3: Electrically Conductive Polymer Nanocomposites
Session Chairs
Mark Ellsworth
Jaime Grunlan
Tuesday AM, December 02, 2008
Room 300 (Hynes)

9:15 AM - KK3.1
Manipulating the Percolation Threshold of Carbon Nanotubes in Polymeric Composites.

Marie Claire Hermant 1 , Andriy Kyrylyuk 2 , Paul van der Schoot 2 , Bert Klumperman 1 , Cor Koning 1
1 Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven Netherlands, 2 Theoretical and Polymer Physics Group, Eindhoven University of Technology, Eindhoven Netherlands

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9:30 AM - **KK3.2
Electrical Conductivity and Polymer Diffusion in Polymer Nanocomposites.

Karen Winey 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Univ. of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

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10:00 AM - KK3.3
Segregated-network Polymer Nanocomposites for Light and Economical Thermoelectric Energy Conversion.

Choongho Yu 1 , Dasaroyong Kim 1 , Yeon Seok Kim 1 , Jaime Grunlan 1
1 , Texas AM Univ, College station, Texas, United States

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10:15 AM - KK3.4
Synergistic Effects of Clay on Electrical and Mechanical Properties of Nanotube-filled Epoxy.

Krishna Etika 1 , Jaime Grunlan 1
1 Department of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, United States

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10:30 AM - **KK3.5
Development of Conductive Nanocomposite Resins for Electromagnetic Protection of Composite Structures.

Max Alexander 1
1 Composites and Hybrids, Air Force Research Lab, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, United States

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11:00 AM - KK3: Electrical
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11:30 AM - **KK3.6
Electrical Properties of High Volume Fraction Composites from Polymers Filled with Carbon Nanotubes and Graphene.

Jonathan Coleman 1
1 Sch Physics, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin Ireland

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12:00 PM - KK3.7
Tailoring the Microstructure of Latex-based Ccarbon Nanotube Composites Using Poly(acrylic acid).

Yeon Seok Kim 1 , Jaime Grunlan 1
1 Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, United States

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12:15 PM - KK3.8
Direct Comparison of Epoxy Composites Containing Covalently and Noncovalently Functionalized Carbon Nanotubes.

Lei Liu 1 , Kang-Shyang Liao 2 , Andrew Stephenson 1 , David Bergbreiter 2 , Jaime Grunlan 1
1 Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, United States, 2 Chemistry, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, United States

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12:30 PM - KK3.9
Novel All Carbon-Based, UV-Curable Conductive Composites for Printed Microelectronics Applications.

Samali Datta 1 , Maung Htet 2 , Dean Webster 1 2
1 Coatings and Polymeric Materials, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota, United States, 2 Center for Nanoscale Science and Engineering, North Dakota State University, Fargo, North Dakota, United States

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12:45 PM - KK3.10
Direct Imaging of Current Paths in Multi-walled Carbon Nanotube Polymer Nanocomposites Using Conducting-Tip AFM.

A. Trionfi 1 , D. Scymgeour 1 , J. P. Hsu 1 , M. Arlen 2 , D. Jacobs 2 , D. Wang 2 , L. Tan 2
1 , Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States, 2 , Air Force Research Lab, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, United States

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KK4: Nanocomposite Membranes
Session Chairs
Mark Ellsworth
Tuesday PM, December 02, 2008
Room 300 (Hynes)

2:45 PM - KK4.2
Permeation of Small Molecules through Membranes Containing Second Phase Particles.

Reiner Kirchheim 1
1 Institut fuer Materialphysik, University of Goettingen, Goettingen Germany

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3:00 PM - **KK4.3
Gas Transport Properties in Oriented Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Membranes.

Eva Marand 1 , Sangil Kim 2
1 Chemical Engineering, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, United States, 2 Biosciences & Biotechnology Division (BBTD), Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory, L-233, Livermore, California, United States

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3:30 PM - KK4.4
Barrier Properties of Polyurethane/Clay Nanocomposites.

Jose Herrera-Alonso 1 , Eva Marand 1 , John Little 2 , Steven Cox 2
1 Chemical Engineering, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, United States, 2 Civil Engineering, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Virginia, United States

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3:45 PM - KK4.5
Nanocomposites based on Polyethylene and on Lamellar Nanofillers : Influence of the Clay Dispersion State and of the Polymer/Clay Interface on the Barrier Properties.

Eliane Espuche 1 , Emilie Picard 1 , Jean-Francois Gerard 2
1 , Laboratoire des Matériaux Polymères et des Biomatériaux/IMP UMR CNRS 5223, Université de Lyon, Université Lyon 1, Villeurbanne France, 2 , Laboratoire des Matériaux Macromoléculaires/ IMP UMR CNRS 5223, Villeurbanne France

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4:00 PM - KK4: Membranes
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4:30 PM - **KK4.6
Improved Gas Barrier from Confined Crystallization of PEO in Nanolayered Films.

Anne Hiltner 1 , Haopeng Wang 1 , Jong Keum 1 , Chuanya Lai 1 , Benny Freeman 2 , Eric Baer 1
1 Department of Macromolecular Science and Enginneering, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, United States, 2 Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, United States

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5:00 PM - **KK4.7
Gas Transport in Poly(dimethylsiloxane)-SiOx Composite Films: Effects of Filler Size Variation from Micro- to Nanoscale.

Nancy Lape 1 , Lupita Bermudez 1 , Georgi Dinolov 1 , Jonathan Hubbard 1 , Michael Mayeda 1 , Daniel O'Neil 1
1 Engineering, Harvey Mudd College, Claremont, California, United States

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5:30 PM - KK4.8
Evaluation of Electrospun Biopolymer Nanocomposite Filtration Membranes.

Jessica Schiffman 1 , Caroline Schauer 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, United States

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5:45 PM - KK4.9
Polymer Zeolite Nanocomposites for Gas Separation Applications.

Sudeep Maheshwari 1 , Jungkyu Choi 1 , Frank Bates 1 , Michael Tsapatsis 1
1 Department of Chemical Engineering and Material Science, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, United States

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KK5: Poster Session: Polymer Nanocomposite Transport Properties
Session Chairs
Mark Ellsworth
Jean-Francois Feller
Jaime Grunlan
Sergei Nazarenko
Bryan Pivovar
Wednesday AM, December 03, 2008
Exhibition Hall D (Hynes)

9:00 PM - KK5.1
Controllable Nanocomposite Interface Microstructure via Polymer Crystallization-induced Wrapping of Carbon Nanotubes.

Gaurav Mago 1 , Dilhan Kalyon 2 , Frank Fisher 1
1 Department of Mechanical Engineering, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, New Jersey, United States, 2 Department of Chemical Engineering and Materials Science, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, New Jersey, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.10
Surface Segregation of Nanoparticles in Polymer Nanocomposite Thin Films Induced by Supercritical Carbon Dioxide.

Mitsunori Asada 1 2 , Miriam Rafailovich 1 , Tadanori Koga 1
1 Dept of Mat. Sci. & Eng., Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States, 2 Kurashiki Research Laboratories, Kuraray Co., Ltd., Kurashiki, Okayama, Japan

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9:00 PM - KK5.11
Effect of the Polarity of Silver Nanoparticles Induced by Ionic Liquids on Separation of Olefin/Paraffin Mixtures.

Sang Wook Kang 1 , Kookheon Char 1 , Jong Hak Kim 2 , Yong Soo Kang 3
1 , Seoul National University, Seoul Korea (the Republic of), 2 , Yonsei University, Seoul Korea (the Republic of), 3 , Hanyang University, Seoul Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - KK5.12
Novel Surface Modification to Control Microstructure Development in Nanocomposites: Application to Xerographic Chemical Toners.

Angelos Kyrlidis 1 , Eilidh Bedford 1 , David Reynolds 1
1 Performance Products, Cabot Corporation, Billerica, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.13
Fiber Direction Effect on Thermal Conductivity of PEEK Composites.

Sung-Ryong Kim 1 , Seung-won Yim 1 , Dong-Bum Seo 1 , Won-Ho Kim 1 , Eun-Sun Chnung 1 , Joung-Man Park 2
1 , Chungju National University, Chungju Korea (the Republic of), 2 , Gyeongsang National University, Jinju Korea (the Republic of)

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9:00 PM - KK5.14
Thermo- and Chemo-electrical Behavior of Carbon Nanotube Filled Co-continuous Conductive Polymer Nanocomposites (CPC) to Develop Amperometric Sensors.

Jianbo Lu 1 , Mickaël Castro 1 , Bijandra Kumar 1 , Jean-François Feller 1
1 Laboratory of Materials Engineering of Brittany , European University of Brittany , Lorient France

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9:00 PM - KK5.15
The Influence of Particle Size and Surface Chemistry on the Morphology and Properties of Silica-Nafion® Nanocomposite Membranes.

Beatrice Muriithi 1 , Douglas Loy 1
1 Materials Science and Engineering, University of Arizona, Tucson, Arizona, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.16
Water Vapor Transport Properties of Sulfonated Block Copolymers Neutralized with Inorganic Cations.

Eugene Napadensky 1 , James Sloan 1
1 Multifunctional Materials Brunch, U. S. Army Research Laboratory, Aberdeen, Maryland, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.18
Direct-Write Fabrication of Polymer Nanocomposite Fibers.

Scott Berry 1 , Santosh Pabba 2 , Scott Cambron 3 , Robert Cohn 2 , Robert Keynton 1 2 3
1 Department of Mechanical Engineering, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, United States, 2 ElectroOptics Research Institute and Nanotechnology Center, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, United States, 3 Department of Bioengineering, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.19
A New Class of Biodegradable Flame Retardant Nanocomposites.

Seongchan Pack 1 , Ezra Bobo 3 , Alan Deroine 6 , Kimberly Leonard 4 , Joshua Rosenbaum 5 , Takashi Kashiwagi 2 , Miriam Rafailovich 1
1 , Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States, 3 , University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia , Pennsylvania, United States, 6 , School of Polytech, Nantes France, 4 , Dix Hills High School, Dix Hills, New York, United States, 5 , Yeshiva of Flatbush HS, Brooklyn, New York, United States, 2 , Materials Fire Research Group, NIST,, Gaithersburg, Maryland, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.2
Electrospinning and Characterization of the Stable and ``Metastable" Self-Assembled Poly(ethylene oxide)-Urea Complexes.

Yang Liu 1 , Helene Antaya 1 , Christian Pellerin 1
1 Department of Chemistry, University of Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

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9:00 PM - KK5.20
Effect of Transformation to Nanotube-like Clays from Organoclays on Self-extinguishing Polymer Blends.

Seongchan Pack 1 , Takashi Kashiwagi 2 , Miriam Rafailovich 1
1 , Stony Brook University, Stony Brook, New York, United States, 2 , Materials Fire Research Group, NIST,, Gaithersburg, Maryland, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.22
Functionalized Clay Vinyl Ester Nanocomposites.

Dharmaraj Raghavan 1
1 Department of Chemistry, Howard University , Washington, District of Columbia, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.3
Dielectric and Thermal Measurements on Polystyrene Coated SBA-15 Mesoporous Silica.

Joseph Lomax 1 , John Fontanella 2 , Charles Edmondson 2
1 Chemistry, U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland, United States, 2 Physics, U.S. Naval Academy, Annapolis, Maryland, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.4
Influence of Clay on Electrical and Mechanical Behavior of Carbon Black Filled Epoxy.

Krishna Etika 1 , Lance Hess 1 , Jaime Grunlan 1
1 Department of Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.5
Electrospun Fibers of Poly(ethylene terephthalate) with Carbon Nanotubes.

Huipeng Chen 1 , Zhen Liu 1 , Lei Yu 1 , Peggy Cebe 1
1 Physics and Astronomy, Tufts University, Medford, Massachusetts, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.6
Microstructure of Adsorbable Polymer Suspension and Its Flow Properties.

So Youn Kim 1 , Charles Zukoski 1
1 Chemical and biomolecular engineering, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, Urbana, Illinois, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.7
Covalently Bonded Polyurethane Gold Nanoparticle Composite Films of High Conductivity.

Muhammad Iqbal 1 , Stephan Eichhorn 1
1 Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Windsor , Windsor, Ontario, Canada

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9:00 PM - KK5.8
Influence of Polymer Modulus on the Percolation Threshold of Latex-Based Composites.

Yeon Seok Kim 1 , Jaime Grunlan 1
1 Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, United States

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9:00 PM - KK5.9
Improved Dispersion of Single-walled Carbon Nanotubes in Epoxy with the Introduction of Clay.

Lei Liu 1 , Jaime Grunlan 1
1 Mechanical Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, United States

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2008-12-03   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Jaime Grunlan Texas A&M University
Mark Ellsworth Tyco Electronics
Sergei Nazarenko The University of Southern Mississippi
Jean-Francois Feller University of South Brittany
Bryan Pivovar Hydrogen Technologies and Systems Center
KK6: Microstructure
Session Chairs
Mark Ellsworth
Wednesday AM, December 03, 2008
Room 300 (Hynes)

9:30 AM - KK6.1
Polymer/Metal Nanocomposites: from In Situ Nanostructuration Process to Functional Properties.

Eliane Espuche 1 , Sandra Clemenson 1 , Laurent David 1
1 , Laboratoire des Materiaux Polymères et des Biomateriaux/IMP UMR CNRS 5223, Université de Lyon, Université Lyon 1, Villeurbanne France

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9:45 AM - KK6.2
Designing Self Assembly Strategies for Polymeric Nanocomposites.

Lorena Ruiz-Perez 1 , Anthony Ryan 1
1 Department of Chemistry, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, United Kingdom

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10:00 AM - **KK6.3
Effects of Filler Size and Shape on Compatibility in Lyotropic Liquid Crystalline Matrix: SWNT and MWNT, Carbon clack and Fullerene.

Einat Nativ-Roth 1 , Rachel Yerushalmi-Rozen 1 , Oren Regev 1
1 Chemical Engineering, Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Beer-Sheva Israel

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10:30 AM - KK6.4
Effect of Supramolecular Structureon Polymer Nanocomposite Mechanical Properties.

Eyal Zussman 1
1 Mechanical Engineering, Technion, Haifa Israel

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10:45 AM - KK6.5
Visualization of Single Wall Carbon Nanotube Networks in Polyimide Composites by Microscopic Imaging.

Jae-Woo Kim 1 , Peter Lillehei 2 , Cheol Park 1
1 , National Institute of Aerospace, Hampton, Virginia, United States, 2 , NASA Langley Research Center, Hampton, Virginia, United States

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11:00 AM - KK6: Structure
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KK7: Thermally Conductive Nanocomposites
Session Chairs
Jaime Grunlan
Wednesday PM, December 03, 2008
Room 300 (Hynes)

11:30 AM - KK7.1
Thermal Conductivity of Carbon Nanotube/Epoxy Resin Composites with Covalent Nanotube-Matrix Bonding.

Michael Jakubinek 1 2 , Mary Anne White 1 2 , Jingwen Guan 3 , Benoit Simard 3
1 Departments of Physics and Chemistry, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 2 Institute for Research in Materials, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, 3 Steacie Institute for Molecular Sciences, National Research Council, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada

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11:45 AM - KK7.2
Effect of Interfacial Thermal Resistance on Thermal Conductivity of CNT Filled Polymer Nanocomposites.

Chandra Singh 1 , Tapas Dey 1
1 Cryogenic Engineering Centre, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, Kharagpur, west bengal, India

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