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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 N : Nanomaterials in the Subnanometer-Size Range

2013-04-02   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Yuping Bao, The University of Alabama
Laura Fabris, Rutgers University
Anna Cristina S. Samia, Case Western Reserve University
Ying (Jane) Wang, Louisiana State University
N2: Nanocluster Applications: Catalysis and Energy
Session Chairs
Ying (Jane) Wang
Laura Fabris
Tuesday PM, April 02, 2013
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2022

3:00 AM - N2.01
Superior Anti-CO Poisoning Ability of Ternary Fe1-xPtRux Nanocrystals in Methanol Oxidation Reaction Studied by X-Ray Absorption Spectroscopy and Density Functional Theoretical Calculation

Diyan Wang 1 Hung-Lung Chou 2 Bing-Joe Hwang 3 Chia-Chun Chen 1 4

1National Taiwan Normal University Taipei Taiwan2National Taiwan University of Science and Technology Taipei Taiwan3National Taiwan University of Science and Technology Taipei Taiwan4Academia Sinica Taipei Taiwan

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3:15 AM - *N2.02
Atomic Layer Deposition of Platinum Catalysts on Nanowire Surfaces for Photoelectrochemical Water Reduction

Neil P. Dasgupta 1 Peidong Yang 1

1University of California at Berkeley Berkeley USA

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3:45 AM - N2
Break

4:15 AM - N2.03
Atomically Well Defined Thiolate Gold Nanoclusters for Heterogeneous Catalysis

Aude Demessence 1 3 Christophe Lavenn 1 3 Florian Albrieux 2 3 Alain Tuel 1 3

1Institut de Recherches sur la Catalyse et l'Environnement de Lyon Villeurbanne France2Laboratoire de Chimie et Biochimie Molamp;#233;culaire et Supramolamp;#233;culaire Villeurbanne France3Lyon 1 University Villeurbanne France

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4:30 AM - N2.04
Moving from Nanometer to Subnanometer Size: Exploring New Properties of Noble Metal Nanoparticles and Their Outstanding Photocatalytic Activity for Environmental and Energy Applications

Shen Zhao 1 Peichuan Shen 1 Girish Ramakrishnan 1 Dong Su 2 Xiao Tong 2 Yan Li 3 Alexander Orlov 1

1Stony Brook University Stony Brook USA2Brookhaven National Laboratory Upton USA3Brookhaven National Laboratory Upton USA

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4:45 AM - *N2.05
Interfacial Properties of the H2-O2 and Li-O2 Systems: Bridging the Gap

Nenad M Markovic 1

1Argonne National Laboratory Lemont USA

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N3: Poster Session
Session Chairs
Yuping Bao
Laura Fabris
Anna Cristina S. Samia
Ying (Jane) Wang
Tuesday PM, April 02, 2013
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 7-8-9

9:00 AM - N3.01
Stress-induced Assembly of New Classes of Nanocrystal Superlattices and Nanostructures

Binsong Li 1 Huimeng Wu 1 Zhongwu Wang 4 Wenbin Li 3 Ju Li 3 Hongyou Fan 1 2

1Sandia National Laboratories Albuquerque USA2University of New Mexico Albuquerque USA3Massachusetts Institute of Technology Cambridge USA4Cornell University Ithaca USA

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9:00 AM - N3.02
Investigation of Optoelectronic Properties of Quantum-size-limited Zinc Oxide Nanosheets

Jung-Soo Kang 1 Jun-Gill Kang 2 Nina F. Heinig 1 Kam Tong Leung 1

1University of Waterloo Waterloo Canada2Chungnam National University Daejeon Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - N3.03
Nanostructure Size and Shape Effect on Amyloid-beta; Assembly

Yuna Kim 1 Hyojin Lee 1 Jwa-Min Nam 1

1Seoul National University Seoul Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - N3.04
Atomic Layer Deposition of Nickel and Cobalt Nanomaterials Using Metal-acetylacetonate as Precursor and Ethanol as a Reducing Agent

Sarr Mouhamadou 1 Bahlawane Naoufal 1 Didier Arl 1 Damien Lenoble 1

1CRP-Gabriel Lippmann Belvaux Luxembourg

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9:00 AM - N3.05
Synthesis of Subnanometric Cu-Co Nanoparticles by Mechanical Milling

Jorge F Angeles-Islas 1 2 Daniel Ramirez-Rosales 2 Rafael Zamorano-Ulloa 2 Hector A Calderon 2

1Unidad Profesional Interdisciplinaria de Ingenieramp;#237;a y Tecnologamp;#237;a Avanzada-IPN, Mexico Mexico2ESFM-IPN Mexico Mexico

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9:00 AM - N3.06
Vibrational Distortions of the Au7+ Hexagonal Cluster

Jorge Ramamp;#243;n Soto 1 Bertha Molina 1 Jorge Javier Castro 2

1Universidad Nacional Autamp;#243;noma de Mamp;#233;xico. Apdo. Postal 70-646, 04510 Mexico D.F. Mexico2CINVESTAV del IPN. Apdo. Postal 14-740, 07000 Mamp;#233;xico DF Mexico

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9:00 AM - N3.07
Reactivity Analysis of the AunAgm (6 le; n + m le; 12) Bimetallic Clusters with Selected Proportions

Bertha Molina 1 Jorge Ramamp;#243;n Soto 1 Francisco E. Rojas 1 Jorge Javier Castro 2

1Universidad Nacional Autamp;#243;noma de Mamp;#233;xico.Apdo.Postal 70-646, 04510 Mexico D.F. Mexico2CINVESTAV del IPN.Apdo. Postal 14-740, 07000 Mamp;#233;xico D:F: Mexico

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9:00 AM - N3.09
Striped Fullerene Pattern in a Cholesteric Liquid Crystal Medium

Hui-su Kim 1

1Chonbuk University Jeonju Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - N3.10
Characterization of Extremely Small-sized Iron Oxide Nanocrystals Using Mass Spectrometry

Byung Hyo Kim 1 Taeghwan Hyeon 1

1Seoul National University Seoul Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - N3.11
First Principle Calculation of Oxygen Reduction Reaction on Metal Nanoclusters

Tetsunori Morishita 1 Tomonaga Ueno 1 2 Nagahiro Saito 1 2 3

1Nagoya University Nagoya Japan2Nagoya University Nagoya Japan3Nagoya University Nagoya Japan

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9:00 AM - N3.12
Bio-inspired Single Nanochannel System

Ye Tian 1 Lei Jiang 1

1Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences Beijing China

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9:00 AM - N3.13
Ellipsometry Study on Nanoparticles Grown by Atomic Layer Deposition

Ying Zhang 2 Zhengqiong Dong 1 Shiyuan Liu 1 Chuanwei Zhang 1 Bin Shan 2 Rong Chen 1

1Huazhong University of Science and Technology Wuhan China2Huazhong University of Science and Technology Wuhan China

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N1: Nanoclusters: Synthesis, Characterization, Modeling.
Session Chairs
Laura Fabris
Ying (Jane) Wang
Tuesday AM, April 02, 2013
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2022

9:30 AM - N1.01
Synthesis of Thermally Stable Nanoclusters Embedded in Dielectric Substrates

Flavia Piegas Luce 1 Felipe Kremer 1 Cristiane Marin 2 Zacarias E. Fabrim 1 Daniel L. Baptista 1 Aline T. da Rosa 3 Fernando C. Zawislak 1 Gustavo de M. Azevedo 1 Paulo F. P. Fichtner 1 2 4

1Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul Porto Alegre Brazil2Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul Porto Alegre Brazil3Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul Porto Alegre Brazil4Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul Porto Alegre Brazil

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9:45 AM - N1.02
The Atomic Metron - A Basis for Synthesis of Sub-nanometer Particles with Known Sizes and a Discrete Number of Atoms

Oksana Zaluzhna 1 David A Kidwell 1 Albert Epshteyn 1

1Naval Research Laboratory Washington USA

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10:00 AM - N1.03
Synthesis, Stability and Catalytic Activity of Hybrid Nanostructures Based on Subnanometer Clusters

Stefan Vajda 1 2 3 Chunrong Yin 1 Gihan Kwon 1 Eric Tyo 3 Janae De Bartolo 4 Sungsik Lee 4 Soenke Seifert 4 Randall Winans 4 Glen Ferguson 1 Jeffrey Greeley 2 Larry Curtiss 1

1Argonne National Laboratory Lemont USA2Argonne National Laboratory Lemont USA3Yale University New Haven USA4Argonne National Laboratory Lemont USA

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10:15 AM - N1.04
Controlled Gas-phase Nucleation and Growth of Sub-1 nm Nickel Clusters via Microplasma-assisted Dissociation and Rapid Quenching

Ajay Kumar 1 Daniel J. Lacks 1 R. Mohan Sankaran 1

1Case Western Reserve University Cleveland USA

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10:30 AM - N1.05
Subnanometer Diamond Crystals for In vivo Biomaging

Marton Voros 1 Tamas Demjen 2 3 Tibor Szilvasi 4 1 Adam Gali 3 1

1Budapest University of Technology and Economics Budapest Hungary2Institute of Physics, Loramp;#225;nd Eamp;#246;tvamp;#246;s University Budapest Hungary3Institute for Solid State Physics and Optics, Wigner Research Center for Physics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences Budapest Hungary4Budapest University of Technology and Economics Budapest Hungary

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10:45 AM - N1.06
Selective Ion Capturing from a Flexible Supramolecular System

Eun Seon Cho 1 2 Hao Jiang 3 Jiwon Kim 4 Bartosz Grzybowski 4 Sharon Glotzer 3 Francesco Stellacci 2

1MIT Cambridge USA2EPFL Lausanne Switzerland3University of Michigan Ann Arbor USA4Northwestern University Evanston USA

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11:00 AM - N1
Break

11:30 AM - N1.07
Probing the Chemical Bonding and Electronic Structure of the Benzoate Model of Fe-MOF-5

Jun Zhang 1 Xiaohong Zheng 1 Zhi Zeng 1 Haiqing Lin 2

1Institute of Solid State Physics,Chinese Academy of Sciences Hefei China2Department of Physics and Institute of Theoretical Physics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Hong Kong China

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11:45 AM - N1.08
Calcium Sulfide: A Novel Nanostructure for Cadmium-free Fluorescent Biomarker Detection

Daniel Rivera 1 Yohaselly Santiago 2 Miguel Gonzalez 1 Miguel Castro 1

1University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez USA2University of Puerto Rico Mayaguez USA

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12:00 PM - N1.09
Numerical Simulations for Shape Modifications of Low-dimensional Quantum Dots

Sangil Hyun 1 Lan-Hee Yang 1 2 Eunhae Koo 1

1Korea Inst. of Ceramic Engineering amp; Technology Seoul Republic of Korea2Korea University Seoul Republic of Korea

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12:15 PM - *N1.10
On the Role of Sub-nanometer Domains in Complex Solid-liquid Interfaces

Francesco Stellacci 1

1EPFL Lausanne Switzerland

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2013-04-03   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Yuping Bao, The University of Alabama
Laura Fabris, Rutgers University
Anna Cristina S. Samia, Case Western Reserve University
Ying (Jane) Wang, Louisiana State University
N5: Nanowires and Assembled Structures
Session Chairs
Yuping Bao
Anna Cristina S. Samia
Wednesday PM, April 03, 2013
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2022

2:30 AM - N5.01
Nanoporous Binary and Ternary-Pt Alloy Thin Films with Increased Oxygen-reduction Activity

Henning Galinski 1 Max Doebeli 2 Thomas Ryll 1 Barbara Scherrer 1 Anna Evans 1 Yang Lin 1 Ludwig Gauckler 1 3 Ralph Spolanak 1

1ETH Zurich Zurich Switzerland2Ion Beam Physics Zurich Switzerland3Kyushu University Fukuoka Japan

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2:45 AM - *N5.02
Ultrathin Nanowires of Au and Pd: Syntheses and Mechanistic Studies

Younan Xia 1

1Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta USA

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3:15 AM - N5.03
Strain-induced Phononic and Structural Response in Wurtzite-gallium Nitride Nanowires

Jarvis Loh 1 Dominique Baillargeat 1

1CNRS Singapore Singapore

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3:30 AM - N5
Break

4:00 AM - *N5.04
Nanomaterials under Stress: A New Opportunity for Tunable Structure and Property

Hongyou Fan 1 2

1Sandia National Laboratories Albuquerque USA2University of New Mexico Albuquerque USA

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4:30 AM - N5.05
Structural Aspects of Ternary Phase Ni/MoWS2 Catalyst: An Aberration Corrected HRTEM Study

Manuel A. Ramos 1 2 Noemi Dominguez 1 Brenda Torres 1 Kevin Matos 4 1 Rurik Farias-Mancilla 2 Pierre G. Mani-Gonzales 1 Miguel Jose-Yacaman 3 Russell R. Chianelli 1

1The University of Texas at El Paso El Paso USA2UACJ Juarez Mexico3The University of Texas at San Antonio San Antonio USA4Universidad Metropolitana Cupey USA

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4:45 AM - *N5.06
Graphene-nanoparticle Hybrid Nanomaterials and Their Device Applications

Junhong Chen 1

1University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Milwaukee USA

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5:15 AM - N5.07
Bio-inspired, Smart, Multiscale Interfacial Materials

Lei Jiang 1 Jie Ju

1Institute of Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences Beijing China

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N4: Nanoclusters: Luminescence, Magnetic Properties, Imaging
Session Chairs
Anna Cristina S. Samia
Yuping Bao
Wednesday AM, April 03, 2013
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2022

9:30 AM - N4.01
Thin Film Light Emitting Diodes with Metallic Nanocluster Emitters

Bjoern Niesen 1 Barry P. Rand 1

1IMEC Leuven Belgium

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9:45 AM - *N4.02
Optically Modulated Fluorescence of Size-specific Ag Cluster Biolabels

Robert Dickson 1

1Georgia Inst. of Technology Atlanta USA

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10:15 AM - N4.03
Ferromagnetism in Au Based Nanostructures

Chenlin Zhao 1 2 Jeremiah T Abiade 2 1

1Virginia Tech Blacksburg USA2University of Illinois at Chicago Chicago USA

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10:30 AM - *N4.04
Fluorescent Noble Metal Nanoclusters

Jennifer S Martinez 1 Hsin-Chih Yeh 2 Jaswinder Sharma 3 James Werner 1

1Los Alamos National Laboratory Los Alamos USA2University of Texas at Austin Austin USA3Oak Ridge National Laboratory Oak Ridge USA

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11:00 AM - N4
Break

11:30 AM - N4.05
Efficient Blue Luminescence from Colloidal Quantum-dot Quantum-well Nanocrystals

Yifei Lu 1 Xian-an Cao 1

1West Virginia University Morgantown USA

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11:45 AM - N4.06
Molecular Gold Nanoparticles for Biomedical Imaging

Chen Zhou 1 Mengxiao Yu 1 Jinbin Liu 1 Xiankai Sun 2 Jie Zheng 1

1University of Texas at Dallas Richardson USA2The University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Dallas USA

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12:00 PM - *N4.07
Synthesis, Mass-spectrometric Characterization, and Medical Applications of Uniform and Extremely Small-sized Iron Oxide Nanoparticles

Taeghwan Hyeon 1 Byung Hyo Kim 1 Nohyun Lee 1

1Seoul National University Seoul Republic of Korea

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12:30 PM - N4.08
Synthesis of Magnetic-fluorescent Bifunctional Nanoparticles

Yaolin Xu 1 Soubantika Palchoudhury 2 Ying Qin 3 Thomas Macher 1 Yuping Bao 1

1The University of Alabama Tuscaloosa USA2Yale University New Haven USA3The University of Alabama Tuscaloosa USA

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