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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 XX : Microelectromechanical Systems---Materials and Devices

2013-12-02   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Chris Keimel, GE Global Research
Helena Silva, University of Connecticut
Robert N. Candler, University of California, Los Angeles
Frank W. DelRio, National Institute of Standards and Technology

Symposium Support

Tousimis Research Corp.
Zurich Instruments Ltd.
XX3: Fluidic Systems and Surface Interactions
Session Chairs
Robert N. Candler
Monday PM, December 02, 2013
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Fairfax A

2:30 AM - *XX3.01
Low Temperature Fabrication and Surface Modification Methods for Fused Silica Micro- and Nanochannels

Sumita Pennathur 1

1UCSB Santa Barbara USA

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3:00 AM - XX3.02
Flexible Surface Acoustic Wave Devices and Its Applications in Microfluidics

Jian Zhou 1 Xingli He 1 Wenbo Wang 1 Nana Hu 1 Weipeng Xuan 1 Hao Jin 1 Shurong Dong 1 Demiao Wang 1 Jikui (Jack) Luo 1 2

1Zhejiang University Hang Zhou China2Bolton University Bolton United Kingdom

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3:15 AM - XX3.03
Modeling of a MEMS Floating Element Shear Sensor

Nikolas Kastor 1 Zhengxin Zhao 1 Robert White 1

1Tufts University Medford USA

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3:30 AM - XX3.04
Submicron Displacement Measurements of MEMS Using Optical Microphotographs in Aqueous Media: Enhancement Using Color Image Processing

Stephan Warnat 1 Hunter King 1 Rachael Schwartz 1 Marek Kujath 1 Ted Hubbard 1

1Dalhousie University Halifax Canada

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3:45 AM - XX3.05
Detections of Fast Single-Particle Translocation through a Micro-Fluidic Channel via Combined Optical and Electrical Sensing

Shoji Tanaka 1 2 Makusu Tsutsui 2 Kentaro Doi 1 Satoyuki Kawano 1 Tomoji Kawai 2 Masateru Taniguchi 2

1Osaka University Toyonaka Japan2Osaka University Ibaraki Japan

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4:00 AM -
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XX4: Energy Generation and Conversion
Session Chairs
Helena Silva
Monday PM, December 02, 2013
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Fairfax A

4:30 AM - *XX4.01
Capacitive Energy Storage Based on Mesoporous Oxide Films

Veronica Augustyn 1 Iris Rauda 2 Sarah Tolbert 2 Bruce Dunn 1

1UCLA Los Angeles USA2UCLA Los Angeles USA

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5:00 AM - XX4.02
Textured K0.5Na0.5NbO3 for Micro Electromechanical Systems: Processing-Structure-Property Relationships

Maria Elizabete Costa 1 Muhammad Asif Rafiq 1 Paula Vilarinho 1

1University of Aveiro/CICECO Aveiro Portugal

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5:15 AM - XX4.03
Sliding-Triboelectric Nanogenerators Based on In-Plane Charge-Separation Mechanism for Mechanical Energy Harvesting and Active Sensing

Sihong Wang 1 Long Lin 1 Yannan Xie 1 Qingshen Jing 1 Simiao Niu 1 Zhong Lin Wang 1

1Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta USA

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5:30 AM - XX4.04
Piezoelectric Energy Harvesting Using Lead-Free (K,Na)NbO3 Films on Flexible Metal Foil

Shiraishi Takahisa 1 Kaneko Noriyuki 1 Kurosawa Minoru 1 Uchida Hiroshi 2 Kobayashi Takeshi 3 Funakubo Hiroshi 1

1Tokyo Institute of Technology Yokohama Japan2Sophia University Kioi-cho Japan3National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology Tsukuba Japan

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5:45 AM - XX4.05
High Power Primary Lithium Ion Micro Batteries

James H. Pikul 1 Paul V. Braun 2 1 William P. King 1 2

1University of Illinois at Urbana - Champaign Urbana USA2University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Urban USA

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XX1: Metrology and Reliability
Session Chairs
Frank W. DelRio
Monday AM, December 02, 2013
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Fairfax A

9:30 AM - *XX1.01
MEMS Motion Metrology by Super-Resolution Fluorescence Microscopy

Craig McGray 1

1Modern Microsystems, Inc. Silver Spring USA

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10:00 AM - XX1.02
Design and Operation of a Microfabricated Phonon Spectrometer

Obafemi Otelaja 1 Jared Hertzberg 2 3 Mahmut Aksit 2 Richard Robinson 2

1Cornell University ithaca USA2Cornell University ithaca USA3University of Maryland College Park USA

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10:15 AM - XX1.03
Nucleation Rate of Capillary Bridges between Multi-Asperity Surfaces

Emrecan Soylemez 1 Maarten P. de Boer 1 W. Robert Ashurst 2

1Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh USA2Auburn University Auburn USA

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10:30 AM - XX1.04
MEMS Reliability as a Function of Loading Spectrum and Component Geometry

Robert Cook 1 Frank DelRio 1 Michael Gaither 1 Rebecca Kirkpatrick 1 William Osborn 1 Richard Gates 1

1National Institute of Standards and Technology Gaithersburg USA

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10:45 AM - XX1.05
On-Chip Testing and Characterization of Polysilicon Thin Films Fracture Mechanisms

Renaud Vayrette 1 2 Montserrat Galceran 3 4 Stephane Godet 3 Jean-Pierre Raskin 2 5 Thomas Pardoen 1 5

1Universitamp;#233; catholique de Louvain Louvain-la-Neuve Belgium2Universitamp;#233; catholique de Louvain Louvain-la-Neuve Belgium3Universitamp;#233; Libre de Bruxelles Brussels Belgium4CIC Energigune Minano Spain5Universitamp;#233; catholique de Louvain Louvain-la-Neuve Belgium

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11:00 AM -
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XX2: Chemical and Biological Systems
Session Chairs
Chris Keimel
Monday AM, December 02, 2013
Sheraton, 3rd Floor, Fairfax A

11:30 AM - *XX2.01
Microscale Manipulation of Cells and Their Environment for Cell Sorting and Stem Cell Biology

Joel Voldman 1

1MIT Cambridge USA

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12:00 PM - XX2.02
Solvent Immersion Lithography Based on Directed Polymer Disolution for Prototyping Microfluidics and Optofluidics

Andreas E. Vasdekis 1 Michael J Wilkins 1 Jay W Grate 1 Alan E. Konopka 1 Sotiris S. Xantheas 1 Tsun Mei Chang 2

1Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Richland USA2University of Wisconsin-Parkside 2000, Kenosha USA

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12:15 PM - XX2.03
Blood Plasma Biomarker Separation Using a MEMS Device Integrated with a Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotube Membrane

Yin-Ting Yeh 1 Nestor Perea-Lopez 2 Archi Dasgupta 3 Ramdane Harouaka 1 Mauricio Terrones 2 4 5 Siyang Zheng 1 5

1The Pennsylvania State University University Park USA2The Pennsylvania State University University Park USA3The Pennsylvania State University University Park USA4The Pennsylvania State University University Park USA5The Pennsylvania State University University Park USA

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12:30 PM - XX2.04
Ultrahigh Speed Rotary Nanomotors Assembled from Nanoscale Building Blocks

Kwanoh Kim 1 Donglei Fan 1 2

1the University of Texas at Austin Austin USA2the University of Texas at Austin Austin USA

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12:45 PM - XX2.05
High Resolution Position Monitoring of Suspended MEMS towards Biological and Chemical Sensors

G. Putrino 1 Mariusz Martyniuk 1 A. Keating 2 J. M. Dell 1 L. Faraone 1

1The University of Western Australia Crawley Australia2The University of Western Australia Crawley Australia

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