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2013 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit

April 1-5, 2013 | San Francisco
Meeting Chairs: Mark L. Brongersma, Vladimir Matias, Rachel Segalman, Lonnie D. Shea, Heiji Watanabe

Symposium BBB : Size-Dependent and Coupled Properties of Materials

2013-04-02   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Blythe G. Clark, Sandia National Laboratories
Daniel Kiener, University of Leoben
George Pharr, University of Tennessee
Andreas Schneider, Leibniz Institute for New Materials

Symposium Support

Hysitron, Inc.
JEOL USA, Inc.
Nanomechanics, Inc.
BBB3: Computational Studies
Session Chairs
Daniel Kiener
Michael Demkowicz
Tuesday PM, April 02, 2013
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 12-13

2:30 AM - *BBB3.01
Healing of Nanocracks by Stress-induced Grain Boundary Migration

Michael J Demkowicz 1 Guoqiang Xu 1

1Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA

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3:00 AM - BBB3.02
Effects of Irradiation Defects on Scale-dependent Strength of Polycrystalline Metal

Stephanie Pitts 1 Hussein M. Zbib 1 2

1Washington State University Pullman USA2Pacific Northwest National Laboratory Richland USA

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3:15 AM - BBB3.03
Size-dependent Elastic Modulus of Silica Nanowires via Accelerated Molecular Dynamics Simulations

Benjamin Doblack 1 Lilian P. Davila 1 Chun Tang 1

1University of California Merced Merced USA

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3:30 AM - BBB3.04
Sequential Multiscale Modelling of Cu-alloyed alpha;-Fe

David Molnar 1 2 Peter Binkele 1 Alejandro Mora 1 Siegfried Schmauder 1 2

1University of Stuttgart Stuttgart Germany2University of Stuttgart Stuttgart Germany

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3:45 AM - BBB3.05
Atomistic Study of Forest Hardening through the <100> Dislocation Junction in bcc-iron

Seyed Masood Hafez Haghighat 1 Robin Schaeublin 2 Dierk Raabe 1

1Max-Planck-Institut famp;#252;r Eisenforschung Damp;#252;sseldorf Germany2Ecole Polytechnique Famp;#233;damp;#233;rale de Lausanne Villigen-PSI Switzerland

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4:00 AM - BBB3
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BBB4: Surface / Size Related Properties of Materials
Session Chairs
George Pharr
Carl P. Frick
Tuesday PM, April 02, 2013
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 12-13

4:30 AM - *BBB4.01
Emergent Mesoscopic Lengthscales and Unusual Size Effects in Disordered Systems

Sergei V. Kalinin 1 Long Qing Chen 2 Anna N. Morozovska 3 Ichiro Takeuchi 4

1Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge USA2Pennsylvania State University University Park USA3National Academy of Sciences of Ukraine Kiev Ukraine4University of Maryland College Park USA

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5:00 AM - BBB4.02
Morphology Evolution of Copper-cobalt Nanosized Catalysts under Reactive Gas Exposure

Sophie Carenco 1 Anders Tuxen 1 Mahati Chintapalli 1 2 Elzbieta Pach 1 Carlos Escudero 1 Trevor D Ewers 1 3 A. Paul Alivisatos 1 3 Hendrik Bluhm 4 Zhi Liu 4 Jinghua Guo 4 Miquel Salmeron 1

1Lawrence Berkeley National Lab Berkeley USA2University of Caifornia Berkeley Berkeley USA3University of Caifornia Berkeley Berkeley USA4Lawrence Berkeley National Lab Berkeley USA

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5:15 AM - BBB4.03
Size Dependent Melting of Magic Size Materials

Lito de la Rama 1 Liang Hu 1 Zichao Ye 1 Leslie Allen 1

1University of Illinois - Urbana-Champaign Urbana USA

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5:30 AM - BBB4.04
Accessing Quantum Capacitance in Nanomaterials

Yuranan Hanlumyuang 1 Pradeep Sharma 1

1University of Houston Houston USA

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BBB1: Coupled Properties of Materials
Session Chairs
Blythe G. Clark
Ralph Spolenak
Tuesday AM, April 02, 2013
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 12-13

9:15 AM - *BBB1.01
Size Effects and the Coupling of Materials Properties

Ralph Spolenak 1

1ETH Zurich Zurich Switzerland

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9:45 AM - BBB1.02
MEMS-based Platforms for Probing Length-scale Induced Multi-physics of Materials

Aman Haque 1 Sandeep Kumar 2 Tarek Alam 1

1Penn State University University Park USA2University of California, Riverside Riverside USA

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10:00 AM - BBB1.03
Mechanoresponsive Interface for Local Pressure Detection in Soft Matter Contact Situations

Johann Erath 1 Johanna Buensow 3 Wilhelm Huck 2 Andreas Fery 1

1University Bayreuth Bayreuth Germany2Radboud University Nijmegen Nijmegen Netherlands3University of Cambridge Cambridge United Kingdom

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10:15 AM - BBB1.04
Epitaxy-distorted Sr2IrO4 Thin Films: A Pathway towards Metallic Conduction

Claudy Rayan Serrao 1 Jian Liu 2 John T Heron 1 Guneeta S-Bhalla 1 3 Ajay Yadav 1 Jaganatha S Suresha 4 Jayakanth Ravichandran 3 5 Ryan J Paull 1 Di Yi 1 Jiun-Haw Chu 1 Morgan Trassin 1 Ashvin Vishwanath 2 Elke Arenholz 6 Xavier Marti 1 Ramamoorthy Ramesh 1 2 3

1University of California, Berkeley Berkeley USA2University of California, Berkeley Berkeley USA3Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA4Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA5University of California, Berkeley Berkeley USA6Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA

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10:30 AM - BBB1.05
Microstructure Effects on Material Properties of Inorganic Nanomaterials

Youngho Park 1 Sangil Hyun 1 Eunhae Koo 1 Youn-Woo Hong 1

1Korea Inst. of Ceramic Engineering amp; Technology Seoul Republic of Korea

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10:45 AM - BBB1.06
Stress Concentration Induced Grain Growth Mechanism in Nanocrystalline Platinum Thin Films

Sandeep Kumar 1 Aman Haque 2

1UC, Riverside Riverside USA2Penn State University University Park USA

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11:00 AM - BBB1
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BBB2: Structural Design
Session Chairs
Andreas Schneider
Nathan Mara
Tuesday AM, April 02, 2013
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 12-13

11:30 AM - *BBB2.01
Large Strain Deformation of Bulk Laminar Nanocomposites Produced via Accumulative Roll Bonding

Nathan Mara 1 John Carpenter 1 William Mook 1 Shijian Zheng 1 Weizhong Han 1 Thomas Nizolek 2 1 Jian Wang 1 Thomas Wynn 1 Irene Beyerlein 1

1Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos USA2University of California, Santa Barbara Santa Barbara USA

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12:00 PM - *BBB2.02
Influence of Stacking Fault Energy and Solid Solution Strengthening on the Local Mechanical Properties of SX and Nanocrystalline Binary CuAl Solid Solutions

Karsten Durst 1

1FAU University Erlangen-Nuernberg Erlangen Germany

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12:30 PM - BBB2.03
Tensile Ductility Optimization in Metallic Glasses Using Microstructural Architecture Design

Baran Sarac 1 Jan Schroers 1

1Yale University New Haven USA

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12:45 PM - BBB2.04
Influence of WTi Thin Films Thickness and Structure on Electrical Conductivity

Arnaud Le Priol 1 2 Eric Le Bourhis 1 Pierre-Olivier Renault 1 Herve Sik 2 Philippe Muller 2

1Institut P' Futuroscope Chasseneuil France2Sagem Damp;#233;fense Samp;#233;cuitamp;#233; Argenteuil France

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2013-04-03   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Blythe G. Clark, Sandia National Laboratories
Daniel Kiener, University of Leoben
George Pharr, University of Tennessee
Andreas Schneider, Leibniz Institute for New Materials

Symposium Support

Hysitron, Inc.
JEOL USA, Inc.
Nanomechanics, Inc.
BBB7: Mechanical Testing II: Soft Matter and Biomaterials
Session Chairs
Blythe G. Clark
Aidan Taylor
Wednesday PM, April 03, 2013
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 12-13

2:30 AM - BBB7.01
Nanoindentation of Hydrogels and Soft Contact Lens Materials

Alastair Selby 1 Carole Maldonado Codina 2 Brian Derby 1

1University of Manchester Manchester United Kingdom2University of Manchester Manchester United Kingdom

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2:45 AM - BBB7.02
Size-dependent Tearing Resistance of Polymer Membranes

Ryan Elliott Brock 1 Chencheng Cai 1 Takuya Hasegawa 2 Jiping Ye 2 Kouji Yoneda 2 Reinhold H Dauskardt 1

1Stanford University Stanford USA2Nissan ARC Yokosuka Japan

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3:00 AM - BBB7.03
Nanomechanical Structure-property Relations of Self-assembled and Electrospun Soft Matter Fibers

Daniel Kluge 1 Julia C. Singer 2 Benedikt R. Neugirg 1 Hans-Werner Schmidt 2 Andreas Fery 1

1University of Bayreuth Bayreuth Germany2University of Bayreuth Bayreuth Germany

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3:15 AM - BBB7.04
The Size-dependent Structure and Mechanical Properties of Silica Bio-structures via Experiments and Simulations

Miguel Fernando Diaz Moreno 1 Lilian P Davila 1

1University of California, Merced Merced USA

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3:30 AM - BBB7
BBB7.05 ABSTRACT WITHDRAWN

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3:30 AM - BBB7
Break

BBB8: Mechanical Testing III: 1-Dimensional Structures
Session Chairs
Andreas Schneider
Zhiwei Shan
Wednesday PM, April 03, 2013
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 12-13

4:15 AM - *BBB8.01
Size Dependent Property of Metals: From Mechanical Annealing to Fatigue Healing

Zhiwei Shan 1

1Xi'an Jiaotong University Xi'an China

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4:45 AM - BBB8.02
In-situ SEM and AFM Compression of fcc Single- and Polycrystals

Matthias Schamel 1 2 Eva Preiss 1 Christoph Niederberger 2 Johann Michler 2 Ralph Spolenak 1

1ETH Zurich Zurich Switzerland2Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology Thun Switzerland

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5:00 AM - BBB8.03
Study of the Size Dependence of Time-dependent Plastic Deformation of Gold Micro-pillars and Micro-spheres

Azm Ariful Islam 1 Robert J. Klassen 1

1Western University London Canada

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5:15 AM - BBB8.04
Micro- and Submicro-pillar Compression of Ionic Crystals: Size-dependent Plasticity

Yu Zou 1 Ralph Spolenak 1

1ETH Zurich Zurich Switzerland

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5:30 AM - *BBB8.05
Observing Dislocation Nucleation-mediated Deformation in Au Nanowires Using In-Situ TEM

Burkhard Roos 1 Bahne Kapelle 1 Gunther Richter 2 Cynthia Volkert 1

1Institute for Materials Physics Gamp;#246;ttingen Germany2Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems Stuttgart Germany

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BBB9: Poster Session: Size-Dependent and Coupled Properties of Materials
Session Chairs
Wednesday PM, April 03, 2013
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 7-8-9

9:00 AM - BBB9.01
Nanomechanical Analysis of Creep in Nanostructured Materials

In-Chul Choi 1 Young-Jae Kim 1 Byung-Gil Yoo 2 Yinmin Wang 3 Jae-il Jang 1

1Hanyang University Seoul Republic of Korea2Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen Germany3Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Livermore USA

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9:00 AM - BBB9.02
A Nanomechanical Investigation of the Hydrogen Effect in Pipeline Steel

Dong-Hyun Lee 1 Jung-A Lee 1 Moo-Young Seok 1 Yun-Hee Lee 2 Un Bong Baek 2 Seung Hoon Nahm 2 Jae-il Jang 1

1Hanyang University Seoul Republic of Korea2Korea Research Institute of Standards and Science Daejeon Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - BBB9.03
Ca(Zr,Ti)O3 Ceramics for Energy Storage Applications

Tom P. Chavez 1 Steve Xunhu Dai 1 Christopher Diantonio 1

1Sandia National Lab Albuquerque USA

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9:00 AM - BBB9.05
The Mechanical Properties of Porous Aluminum via Finite Element Method Simulations and Experimental Verification

Max Larner 1 Lilian P. Davila 1

1University of California Merced Merced USA

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9:00 AM - BBB9.06
Laboratory and Synchrotron Micro and Nano Scale X-Ray Tomographic Investigations of Al-Cu and Al-In Alloys

Brian M. Patterson 1 Kevin Henderson 1 Wah-Keat Lee 2 Jason Cooley 1 Seth Imhoff 1 Amy Clarke 1

1Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos USA2Brookhaven National Laboratory Brookhaven USA

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9:00 AM - BBB9.08
The Critical Buckling Response of Sandwich Structures Using Experimentation and Finite Element Method Analysis

Sandra Diaz 1 Lilian P. Davila 1

1University of California Merced Merced USA

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9:00 AM - BBB9.09
Dislocation Dynamics Simulation of Ni Base Superalloy Creep under Different Loading Conditions

Seyed Masood Hafez Haghighat 1 Gunther Eggeler 2 Dierk Raabe 1

1Max-Planck-Institut famp;#252;r Eisenforschung Damp;#252;sseldorf Germany2Ruhr-Universitamp;#228;t Bochum Bochum Germany

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9:00 AM - BBB9.10
Synthesis and Nanomechanical Characterization of Zirconium Diboride Nanorods

Rui Li 1 Xiaodong Li 1

1University of South Carolina Columbia USA

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BBB5: Topologically Designed Materials
Session Chairs
Daniel Kiener
Julia Greer
Wednesday AM, April 03, 2013
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 12-13

9:30 AM - *BBB5.01
Hierarchical Design of Ultra-lightweight, Stiff Materials: Coupling between Material and Structural Size Effects

Julia R Greer 1 2 Lucas Meza 1 X. Wendy Gu 1 Dongchan Jang 1

1Caltech Pasadena USA2Caltech Pasadena USA

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10:00 AM - BBB5.02
Creating Lightweight Metamaterials by 3D Microarchitecture

Jens Bauer 1 Oliver Kraft 1

1Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) Karlsruhe Germany

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10:15 AM - BBB5.03
Rapid Prototyping Manufacture of Structurally Efficient Short Fibre Composite Materials

Marc Scholz 1 Richard Trask 1 Bruce Drinkwater 1

1University of Bristol Bristol United Kingdom

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10:30 AM - BBB5.04
Coupled Thickness and Micro-structure Size Effects on Strength and Ductility of Free-standing Metallic Foils

Shakti S Chauhan 1 Ashraf Bastawros 2

1GE Global Research Niskayuna USA2Iowa State University Ames USA

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10:45 AM - BBB5.05
Contact Self-cleaning of Gecko-Inspired Elastomer Micro-fibrillar Adhesives

Michael Rohrig 2 Yigit Menguc 1 3 Uyiosa Abusomwan 3 Hendrik Hoelscher 2 Metin Sitti 3

1Harvard University Cambridge USA2Karlsruhe Institute of Technology Eggenstein-Leopoldshafen Germany3Carnegie Mellon University Pittsburgh USA

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11:00 AM - BBB5
Break

BBB6: Mechanical Testing I: Nanoindentation and Thin Films
Session Chairs
George Pharr
Taher Saif
Wednesday AM, April 03, 2013
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 12-13

11:30 AM - *BBB6.01
Size Dependent Brittle to Ductile Transition (BDT) Temperature in Single Crystal Silicon

Taher Saif 1 Wonmo Kang 1

1University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Urbana USA

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12:00 PM - BBB6.02
The Role of Interface Structure on the Mechanical Properties of Ti Thin Films on Polyimide

Megan Jo Cordill 2 3 Aidan Arthur Taylor 1 2 Gerhard Dehm 2 3 4 Lawrence Bowles 2 Johannes Schalko 5

1Durham University Durham United Kingdom2Erich Schmid institute Leoben Austria3Montanuniversitamp;#228;t Leoben Leoben Austria4Max Planck Institute famp;#252;r Eisenforschung Damp;#252;sseldorf Germany5Institute for Integrated Sensor Systems Wiener Neustadt Austria

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12:15 PM - BBB6.03
Nanoindentation Experiments for Advanced Steel Development

Moo-Young Seok 1 Yong-Jae Kim 1 In-Chul Choi 1 Jae-il Jang 1

1Hanyang University Seoul Republic of Korea

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12:30 PM - BBB6.04
Microindentation-based Assessment of the Dependence of the Geometrically Necessary Dislocation upon Depth and Strain Rate

Meysam Haghshenas 1 Robert J Klassen 1

1Western University London Canada

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12:45 PM - BBB6.05
Towards More Uniform Deformation in Metallic Glasses: The Role of Poissonrsquo;s Ratio

Yujie Wei 1 Xianqi Lei 1 Wei-Hua Wang 2 A. L Greer 3

1Institute of Mechanics, Chinese Academy of Sciences Beijing China2Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences Beijing China3University of Cambridge Cambridge United Kingdom

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2013-04-04   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Blythe G. Clark, Sandia National Laboratories
Daniel Kiener, University of Leoben
George Pharr, University of Tennessee
Andreas Schneider, Leibniz Institute for New Materials

Symposium Support

Hysitron, Inc.
JEOL USA, Inc.
Nanomechanics, Inc.
BBB10: Advanced Experimental Methods
Session Chairs
Daniel Kiener
Brad Boyce
Thursday AM, April 04, 2013
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 12-13

9:00 AM - *BBB10.01
A New Synchrotron Method to Observe Mechanically-induced Grain Growth

Brad Boyce 1 Henry A Padilla 1 Apurva Mehta 2

1Sandia National Labs Albuquerque, NM USA2Stanford Synchrotron Radiation Lightsource Palo Alto USA

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9:30 AM - BBB10.02
In-situ Twin Density Measurements by X-Ray Diffraction during Thermal Treatments of Ni(W) Thin Films

Silke J. B. Kurz 1 Andreas Leineweber 1 Udo Welzel 1 Eric J. Mittemeijer 1 2

1Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems (formerly for Metals Research) Stuttgart Germany2University of Stuttgart Stuttgart Germany

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9:45 AM - BBB10.03
Size-dependence of Carbon Monoxide Dissociation on Cobalt Nanoparticles

Mahati Chintapalli 1 2 Anders Tuxen 2 Sophie Carenco 2 Carlos Escudero-Rodriguez 2 Elzbieta Pach 2 Peng Jiang 2 Cheng-Hao Chuang 3 Jinghua Guo 3

1University of California Berkeley Berkeley USA2Lawrence Berkeley National Lab Berkeley USA3Lawrence Berkeley National Lab Berkeley USA

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10:00 AM - *BBB10.04
Multilayers and Interference Patterning - How to Optimize Functional Properties by Periodicity Scaling

Frank Muecklich 1 3 Karsten Woll 2 Peter Leibenguth 1

1Saarland University Saarbruecken Germany2Johns Hopkins University Baltimore USA3Materials Engineering Center Saarland Saarbruecken Germany

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10:30 AM - BBB10.05
Measurements and Modeling of Materials during In-situ Experiments Using X-Ray Tomography

Brian M. Patterson 1 Kevin Henderson 1 Zach Smith 1 Paul Giguere 1 Duan Zhang 1

1Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos USA

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10:45 AM - BBB10.06
Variable Tunneling Probabilities in Granular Metals as Key Element for New Sensor Concepts

Florian Kolb 2 Kerstin Schmoltner 3 Michael Huth 4 Andreas Klug 3 Andreas Hohenau 5 Joachim Krenn 5 Emil J.W. List 3 Harald Plank 1 2

1Graz Graz Austria2Center for Electron Microscopy Graz Austria3NanoTecCenter Weiz Forschungs GmbH Weiz Austria4Goethe University Frankfurt Germany5University of Graz Graz Austria

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11:00 AM - BBB10
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BBB11: Phase Transformations
Session Chairs
Peter Muellner
Carl P. Frick
Thursday AM, April 04, 2013
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 12-13

11:30 AM - *BBB11.01
Corrugation-induced Patterning on Ni-Mn-Ga (100) Surfaces

Peter Muellner 1 Chad Watson 1 Courtney Hollar 1 Kimball Anderson 1 William B. Knowlton 1 2

1Boise State University Boise USA2Boise State University Boise USA

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12:00 PM - BBB11.02
Size Effects in Reversible Phase Transformations in Shape Memory Alloys

Ying Chen 1 Stian M Ueland 2 Christopher A. Schuh 2

1Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute Troy USA2Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA

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12:15 PM - BBB11.03
Thickness-dependent Phase Transformation Properties of Nanoscale Ti51Ni38Cu11 Shape Memory Alloy Thin Films: Effects on Thermal Hysteresis and Chemical Composition

Dennis Koenig 1 Pio J. S. Buenconsejo 1 Dennis Naujoks 1 Teresa de los Arcos 2 Sven Hamann 1 Alfred Ludwig 1

1Ruhr-Universitamp;#228;t Bochum Bochum Germany2Ruhr-Universitamp;#228;t Bochum Bochum Germany

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12:30 PM - BBB11.04
Magnetic and Structural Properties of Ni-Mn-Ga Films Grown via Physical Vapor Co-deposition

Kimo Wilson 1 Jeff Huntsinger 1 Brittany Muntifering 1 William B. Knowlton 1 2 Peter Mullner 1 Paul Lundquist

1Boise State University Boise USA2Boise State University Boise USA

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