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2013 MRS Fall Meeting Logo2013 MRS Fall Meeting & Exhibit

December 1-6, 2013 | Boston
Meeting Chairs: Charles Black, Elisabetta Comini, Gitti Frey, Kristi Kiick, Loucas Tsakalakos

Symposium J : Materials for Neural Interfaces

2013-12-02   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Polina Anikeeva, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Christelle Prinz, Lund University
Satinderpall Pannu, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Timothy Denison, Medtronic, Inc.
J3: Neural Tissue Modulation
Session Chairs
Satinderpall Pannu
Monday PM, December 02, 2013
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Clarendon

2:30 AM - J3.01
Dual Delivery and Sustained Release of Growth Factors from Electrospun Bicomponent Scaffolds for Nerve Tissue Engineering

Chaoyu Liu 1 Min Wang 1

1The University of Hong Kong Hong Kong Hong Kong

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2:45 AM - J3.02
Photo-Reversible Surfaces to Regulate Neural Cell Function

Christopher Barrett 1

1McGill University Montreal Canada

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3:00 AM - J3.03
Controlled Adhesion, Stimulated Growth and Stimulated Release of Cell on Electrically Responsive Conducting Polymer

Hsing-An Lin 1 Bo Zhu 1 Shyh-Chyang Luo 1 Hsiao-hua Yu 1

1Riken Wako Japan

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3:15 AM - J3.04
Physiologically-Responsive Drug-Releasing Materials for Neural Interfaces

Mehdi Jorfi 1 Kelsey A. Potter 2 3 Kyle T. Householder 2 3 E. Johan Foster 1 Jeffrey R. Capadona 2 3 Christoph Weder 1

1University of Fribourg Marly 1 Switzerland2Case Western Reserve University Cleveland USA3L. Stokes Cleveland Veterans Affairs Medical Center Cleveland USA

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3:30 AM -
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J4: Microelectrode Technologies
Session Chairs
Satinderpall Pannu
Monday PM, December 02, 2013
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Clarendon

4:00 AM - *J4.01
Harnessing Innate Cell-Biological Resources to Actively Interface Individual Live Cells with a Multi-Microelectrode Array

M. E. Spira 1

1Hebrew University Jerusalem Israel

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4:30 AM - J4.02
In vivo and In vitro Characterization of a New Bondable Metallization Stack and Electrode-Tissue Stack for Application in Neural Interfaces

Rohit Sharma 1 Loren Rieth 1 Heather Wark 2 Prashant Tathireddy 1 Xianxong Xie 1 Kiran Mathews 2 Richard Normann 2 Florian Solzbacher 1

1University of Utah Salt Lake City USA2University of Utah Salt Lake City USA

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4:45 AM - J4.03
3D Electrodes for In-Cell Recording: Investigation of Cell Phagocytosis and Shape of Cell Membranes

Francesca Santoro 1 Sabyasachi Dasgupta 3 Elmar Neumann 2 Gregory Panaitov 1 Thorsten Auth 3 Gerhard Gompper 3 Andreas Offenhaeusser 1 2

1Forschungszentrum Jamp;#252;lich Jamp;#252;lich Germany2Forschungszentrum Jamp;#252;lich Jamp;#252;lich Germany3Forschungszentrum Jamp;#252;lich Jamp;#252;lich Germany

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5:00 AM - J4.04
Coupled Electrical and Neurotransmitters Signal Sensing and Stimulations Using Graphite-Based Multi-Site Electrode Array

Sam Kassegne 1 Mieko Hirabayashi 1 Maria Vomero 1

1San Diego State University San Diego USA

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5:15 AM - J4.05
The Study of Neuronal Circuits Using Polycrystalline Diamond Films as a Substrate

Paul Nistor 1 2 Edward Regan 2 Maeve Caldwell 2 Paul May 1

1Univ of Bristol Bristol United Kingdom2Univ of Bristol Bristol United Kingdom

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J1: Neural Tissue Engineering
Session Chairs
Christelle Prinz
Monday AM, December 02, 2013
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Clarendon

9:45 AM - *J1.01
Novel Materials and Designs Mimicking Brain Tissue Mechanical Properties for Intraortical Neural Electrode Arrays

Tracy Cui 1 2 3

1University of Pittsburgh Pittsburgh USA2Center for Neural Basis of Cognition Pittsburgh USA3McGowan Institute for Regenerative Medicine Pittsburgh USA

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10:15 AM - J1.02
Investigating Super-Hydrophilic Nanotube Arrays for Long-Term Organotypic Culture of Adult Retina and Brain Tissue

Mareike Zink 1 Valentina Dallacasagrande 1 2 Andreas Reichenbach 2 Josef Kaes 1 S. G. Mayr 3 4

1University of Leipzig Leipzig Germany2University of Leipzig Leipzig Germany3Leibniz Institute for Surface Modification (IOM) Leipzig Germany4University of Leipzig Leipzig Germany

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10:30 AM - J1.03
Investigating the Surface Changes of Silicon In Vitro within Physiological Environments for Neurological Application

Maysam Nezafati 1 2 Stephen E Saddow 1 Christopher L Frewin 1

1University of South Florida Tampa USA2University of South Florida Tampa USA

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10:45 AM -
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J2: Peripheral Nerve Regeneration
Session Chairs
Christelle Prinz
Monday AM, December 02, 2013
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Clarendon

11:15 AM - *J2.01
Conjugated-Polymer Functionalized Regenerative Peripheral Neural Interfaces (RPNI)

David Charles Martin 1 Jing Qu 1 Chin-chen Kuo 1 Bin Wei 1 Theodore A Kung 2 Nicholas B Langhals 2 Paul S Cederna 2 Melanie G Urbanchek 2

1The University of Delaware Newark USA2The University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA

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11:45 AM - J2.02
Asymmetric Textured Surfaces for Controlling Neuronal Growth

Elise Spedden 1 Koray Sekeroglu 2 Daniel Rizzo 1 Melik Demirel 2 Cristian Staii 1

1Tufts University Medford USA2Pennsylvania State University University Park USA

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12:00 PM - J2.03
Electrically Conductive Single Walled Carbon Nanotube Composite Hydrogels for Peripheral Nerve Repair

Abigail N Koppes 1 Kevin R Keating 1 Alexandra L McGregor 1 Ryan A Koppes 1 Deanna M Thompson 1

1Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Troy USA

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12:15 PM - J2.04
Regenerative Peripheral Nerve Interface Biomaterials for Signal Detection and Isolation

John V. Larson 1 3 Theodore A. Kung 3 Melanie G. Urbanchek 3 Paul S. Cederna 2 3 Nicholas B. Langhals 2 3

1Michigan State University East Lansing USA2University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA3University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA

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2013-12-04   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Polina Anikeeva, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Christelle Prinz, Lund University
Satinderpall Pannu, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Timothy Denison, Medtronic, Inc.
J6: Nanomaterials for Neural Recording and Stimulation II
Session Chairs
Satinderpall Pannu
Wednesday PM, December 04, 2013
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Berkeley

2:30 AM - *J6.01
Carbon Nanotube: Artificial Nanomaterial to Engineer Single Neurons and Networks

Laura Ballerini 1

1University of Trieste Trieste Italy

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3:00 AM - J6.02
Testing the Biocompatibility of Nanowires with Retinal Cells for Neural Interface Applications

Gaelle Piret 1 2 Maria-Thereza Perez 2 Christelle Prinz 1 3

1Lund University Lund Sweden2Lund University Lund Sweden3Lund University Lund Sweden

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3:15 AM - J6.03
A Novel Organic Sensor for Cell Bioelectrical and Metabolic Activity Recordings

Andrea Spanu 1 2 Piero Cosseddu 1 3 Stefano Lai 1 Massimo Barbaro 1 Sergio Martinoia 2 Annalisa Bonfiglio 1 3

1Universita' di Cagliari Cagliari Italy2University of Genova Genova Italy3National Research Council Modena Italy

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3:30 AM - J6.04
A Transparent Organic Transistor Structure for Bidirectional Stimulation and Recording of Primary Neurons

Stefano Toffanin 2 Valentina Benfenati 1 Simone Bonetti 2 Guido Turatti 3 Assunta Pistone 1 Michela Chiappalone 4 Anna Sagnella 1 Andrea Stefani 3 Gianluca Generali 3 Giampiero Ruani 2 Davide Saguatti 2 Roberto Zamboni 1 Michele Muccini 2 3

1Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche Bologna Italy2Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche Bologna Italy3E.T.C. srl Bologna Italy4Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia Genova Italy

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3:45 AM -
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J7: Chronic Recording Electrodes
Session Chairs
Satinderpall Pannu
Wednesday PM, December 04, 2013
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Berkeley

4:15 AM - *J7.01
Chronically-Implanted Hybrid Intracortical Microelectrode Arrays and Their Stability In-Vivo

Martin Han 1 Douglas McCreery 1 Victor Pikov 1 Haison Duong 1

1Huntington Medical Research Institutes Pasadena USA

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4:45 AM - J7.02
Fiber-Inspired Fabrication Enables Minimally Invasive Neural Probes

Andres Canales 1 Ulrich P. Froriep 1 Yoel Fink 1 Polina Anikeeva 1

1MIT Cambridge USA

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5:00 AM - J7.03
Improved Biphasic Pulsing Power Efficiency with PtIr Coated Microelectrodes

Artin Petrossians 1 2 Navya Davuluri 3 Jack Whalen 2 James Weiland 2 3 Florian Mansfeld 1

1University of Southern California Los Angeles USA2University of Southern California Los Angeles USA3University of Southern California Los Angeles USA

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5:15 AM - J7.04
Electrochemical Deposition and Characterization of Carboxylic-Acid Functionalized PEDOT Copolymers as Coatings for Neural Electrodes

Nandita Bhagwat 1 Kristi L Kiick 1 David C Martin 1

1University of Delaware Newark USA

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5:30 AM - J7.05
Atomic Layer Deposited Al2O3 and Parylene C Bi-layer Encapsulation for Utah Electrode Array Based Neural Interfaces

Xianzong Xie 1 Loren W Rieth 1 Ryan Caldwell 2 Sandeep Negi 1 Rajmohan Bhandari 3 Rohit Sharma 1 Mohit Diwekar 1 Prashant Tathireddy 1 Florian Solzbacher 1 2

1University of Utah Salt Lake City USA2University of Utah Salt Lake City USA3Blackrock Microsystems Salt Lake City USA

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J5: Nanomaterials for Neural Recording and Stimulation I
Session Chairs
Polina Anikeeva
Christelle Prinz
Wednesday AM, December 04, 2013
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Berkeley

9:45 AM - *J5.01
Integrating Membrane Electrodes for Cell Recording

Nicholas Melosh 1

1Stanford University Stanford USA

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10:15 AM - J5.02
Multimodal Magnetic Core-Shell Nanoparticles for Imaging and Differentiation of Neural Stem Cells

Birju Shah 1 Perry T Yin 1 Ki-Bum Lee 1

1Rutgers University Piscataway USA

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10:30 AM - J5.03
Remote Control of Action Potential Firing in Neurons Using Magnethothermal Stimulation

Ritchie Chen 1 Polina Anikeeva 1 Michael Christiansen 1

1MIT Cambridge USA

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10:45 AM - J5.04
Pinching Membranes at the Nanoscale: The Contribution of Carbon Nanotubes to Lipid Rafts Stabilization

Denis Scaini 1 2 Caterina Novelli 1 Nicolo Pampaloni 1 Jummi Laishram 1 Alessandra Fabbro 1 Laura Ballerini 1

1University of Trieste Trieste Italy2ELETTRA Synchrotron Light Source Trieste Trieste Italy

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11:00 AM -
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11:30 AM - J5.05
Vertical Nano-Electrodes and Nanostructures for Probing Neuronal Functions

Ziliang Carter Lin 1 2 Wenting Zhao 3 Chong Xie 3 4 Lindsey Hanson 1 Yi Cui 3 Bianxiao Cui 1

1Stanford University Palo Alto USA2Stanford University Palo Alto USA3Stanford University Palo Alto USA4Harvard University Cambridge USA

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11:45 AM - J5.06
Nanotube and Nanopillar Electrodes for Intracellular Recording of Action Potentials

Ziliang Lin 1 Yi Cui 3 Bianxiao Cui 2

1Stanford University Stanford USA2Stanford University Stanford USA3Stanford University Stanford USA

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12:00 PM - J5.07
Nanostructured Titanium Nitride for Smart, Softening Neural Microstimulators

David Eduardo Arreaga-Salas 1 Aldo Garcia-Sandoval 1 Adrian Avendano-Bolivar 1 Taylor Ware 1 2 Walter Voit 1 2

1University of Texas at Dallas Richardson USA2Syzygy Memory Plastics Dallas USA

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12:15 PM - *J5.08
Nanoelectronics Meets Biology

Charles M. Lieber 1

1Harvard University Cambridge USA

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2013-12-05   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Polina Anikeeva, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Christelle Prinz, Lund University
Satinderpall Pannu, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory
Timothy Denison, Medtronic, Inc.
J8: Multifunctional Neural Implants
Session Chairs
Christelle Prinz
Thursday AM, December 05, 2013
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Berkeley

10:00 AM - *J8.01
Blood Brain Barrier is an Early Biomarker of Long Term Intra-Cortical Recording Function

L. Karumbaiah 1 T. Saxena 1 R. Bellamkonda 1

1Georgia Institute of Technology amp; Emory School of Medicine Atlanta USA

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10:30 AM - J8.02
Multifunctional Fiber-Inspired Neural Probes

Polina Anikeeva 1 2

1Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA2Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA

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10:45 AM -
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11:15 AM - J8.03
Soft, Thin and Stretchable Electrodes for Neuromodulation

Sandro Ferrari 1 Marta Ferri 1 Alessandro Antonini 1 Cristian Ghisleri 1 Luca Ravagnan 1 Paolo Milani 1 Vadym Gnatkovsky 3 Marco de Curtis 3 Elisa Castagnola 2 Alberto Ansaldo 2 Davide Ricci 2

1Wise Srl Milan Italy2Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia Genova Italy3Fondazione Istituto Neurologico Carlo Besta Milan Italy

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11:30 AM - J8.04
Flexible Neural Implant from Microfabricated LBL Nanocomposite

Huanan Zhang 1 Nicholas Kotov 1

1University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA

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11:45 AM - J8.05
Highly Flexible Polymer Neural Probes for Spinal Cord Stimulation and Recording

Chi Lu 1 Xiaoting Jia 1 Ulrich P. Froriep 1 Andres Canales 1 Yoel Fink 1 Polina Anikeeva 1

1Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA

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12:00 PM - J8.06
Flexible Fiber Neural Probes for Simultaneous Optical Stimulation, Electrical Neural Recording, and Drug Delivery

Xiaoting Jia 1 Ulrich Froriep 1 Lei Wei 1 Chi Lu 1 Christina Tringides 1 Guillaume Lestoquoy 1 Chong Hou 1 Yoel Fink 1 Polina Anikeeva 1

1Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA

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12:15 PM - *J8.07
Injectable, Cellular-Scale Optoelectronics for Wireless Optogenetics

John Rogers 1

1University of Illinois Urbana USA

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