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2007 MRS Spring Meeting Logo2007 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit


April 9-13, 2007
| San Francisco
Meeting Chairs: Timothy J. Bunning, Harold Y. Hwang, Debra Kaiser, Jennifer A. Lewis

Symposium T : The Nature of Design---Utilizing Biology's Portfolio

2007-04-10   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Rajesh R. Naik Air Force Research Laboratory
Carole C. Perry Nottingham Trent University
Kiyotaka Shiba Japanese Foundation for Cancer Research
Rein Ulijn University of Manchester
T1: Bioinspired Materials
Session Chairs
Rajesh Naik
Carole Perry
Tuesday AM, April 10, 2007
Room 2006 (Moscone West)

9:00 AM - T1.1
Biogenic Nanostructured Silica Formation in Diatoms: Proteins, Genes, and Structure.

Mark Hildebrand 1
1 , Scripps Institution of Oceanography, UCSD, La Jolla, California, United States

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9:45 AM - T1.3
Lessons from Diatoms: Formation of nanopatterned functional ceramics under ambient conditions

Nils Kroger 1 2 , Nicole Poulsen 1 , Ken Sandhage 2 , Matt Dickerson 2 , Gul Ahmad 2
1 Chemistry & Biochemistry, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 2 Materials Science and Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States

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10:00 AM - T1.4
Silicification Biomimetic Studies in Confined Media.

Thibaud Coradin 1 , Clementine Gautier 1 2 , Pascal Lopez 2 , Myriana Hemadi 1 , Jacques Livage 1
1 Chimie de la Matiere Condensee, CNRS-UMR 7574, Université Paris VI, Paris France, 2 Diatom Signaling and Morphogenesis, CNRS-FRE 2910, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris France

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10:15 AM - **T1.5
The Bioclastic and Shape-preserving Inorganic Conversion (BaSIC) Route to Chemically Tailored Three-Dimensional Nanostructured Microassemblies

Kenneth Sandhage 1 2 , Samuel Shian 1 2 , Michael Weatherspoon 1 2 , Zhihao Bao 1 2 , Phillip Graham 1 2 , David Lipke 1 2 , Eric Ernst 1 2 , Matthew Dickerson 1 2 , Shawn Allan 1 2 , Ye Cai 1 2 , Gul Ahmad 1 2 , Michael Haluska 1 2 , Robert Snyder 1 2 , Laura Sowards 3 , Rajesh Naik 3
1 Materials Science and Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 2 Institute for Bioengineering and Biosciences, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, United States, 3 Biotechnology Group, Materials and Manufacturing Directorate, Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, Ohio, United States

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10:45 AM - T1.6
The activity of Diatom inspired synthetic polyamines in Silicification

Carole Perry 1 , David Belton 1 , Vadim Annenkov 2 , Siddharth Patwardhan 1 , Elena Danilovtseva 2
1 Biomedical and Natural Sciences, Nottingham Trent University, Nottingham United Kingdom, 2 , Limnological Institute of Siberian Branch of Russian Academy of Sciences, Irkutsk Russian Federation

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11:00 AM -
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11:30 AM - T1.7
Alkylation is crucial to enhancement of silica condensation rate by diamines.

David Robinson 1 , Blake Simmons 1 , Judith Rognlien 1
1 , Sandia National Laboratories, Livermore, California, United States

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11:45 AM - T1.8
Formation of Porous Hydroxyapatite

Deepa Khushalani 1
1 Department of Chemical Sciences, Tata Institute of Fundamental Research, Mumbai India

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12:00 PM - T1.9
Directed Evolution of Hydroxyapatite-Associated Protein Using Phage Display

Seung-Wuk Lee 1 2 4 , Jing Hang Huh 3 2 , Eddie Wang 1 4 , Emily Perttu 1 4 , Yue Zhao 1
1 Bioengineering , University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States, 2 Physical Bioscience Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Lab, Berkeley, California, United States, 4 , UCSF and UCB Joint Graduate Group in Bioengineering, Berkeley, California, United States, 3 Chemical Biology, University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, California, United States

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12:15 PM - **T1.10
Mollusk shell nacre- and prismatic sequence - directed crystal design.

John Evans 1 , Sebastiano Collino 1 , Jennifer Giocondi 2 , Christine Orme 2 , Il Kim 1 , Katya Delak 1
1 , New York University, New York, New York, United States, 2 Biophysical and Interfacial Sciences, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratories, Livermore, California, United States

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