203rd Meeting - Paris, France

April 27-May 2, 2003


R5 - Nanotubes, Nanoscale Materials, and Molecular Devices

Fullerenes, Nanotubes and Carbon Nanostructures

Tuesday, April 29, 2003

Espace Arn-en-Ciel, Level 4, Le Palais des Congres (First Floor, Hotel Concorde La Fayette)

Co-Chairs: S. Subramoney and S.V. Rotkin

13:301415 High Mobility Semiconducting Carbon Nanotubes - M.S. Fuhrer (University of Maryland)
13:551416 Tuning the Properties of Carbon Nanotubes Through Filling, Electron Irradiation, and Chemical Functionalization - S. Sinnott (University of Florida)
14:101417 Microwave Preparation of XC-72 and Carbon Nanotube Supported Pt Nanoparticles for Fuel Cell Applications - J.Y. Lee, W. Chen, and Z. Liu (National University of Singapore)
14:251418 The Dimension and Strength of a Single C-C Bond in Carbon Nanotubes - C.Q. Sun (Nanyang Technological University)
14:401419 Oxygen on Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes : Adsorption Pathways and Effects on Transport Properties - A.N. Andriotis (Foundation for Research and Technology-Hellas), M. Menon (University of Kentucky and Center for Computational Sciences), and G. Frudakis (University of Crete)
14:551420 Electron Transport into Organized Low-Dimensional Molecular Systems - A. Rochefort (EcolePolytechnique de Montreal), M. Layachi (Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal), R. Martel, P. Avouris (IBM Research Division), and Y. Savaria (Ecole Polytechnique de Montreal)
15:101421 Device Fabrication by Using Biologically Functionalized Nanotubes as Building Blocks - H. Matsui (City University of New York)
15:251422 Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes Grown on Carbon Paper as Support for Pt-Based Electrocatalysts - X. Sun, R. Li, B. Stansfield, J.-P. Dodelet (INRS), and S. Desilets (Defense Canada-Valcartier)
15:401423 Functionalized Nanotubes by Wetting of Porous Templates - M. Steinhart (Max Planck Institute of Microstructure Physics), Z. Jia, A.K. Schaper (Philipps-University), R.B. Wehrspohn, U.M. Goesele (Max Planck Institute of Microstructure Physics), and J.H. Wendorff (Philipps-University)
15:55 Twenty-Minute Intermission
16:151424 Two-Dimensional Imaging of Electronic Wavefunctions in Carbon Nanotubes - S. Lemay (Delft University of Technology)
16:401425 Structure-Assigned Emission and Absorption Spectra of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes - S. Bachilo, M. Strano, C. Kittrell, R. Hauge, R. Smalley, and R.B. Weisman (Rice University)
16:551426 Energy Storage Using Carbon Nanotube Electrodes - J.Y. Lee, J.G. Heo, K.K. Jeon, H.J. Kim, K.H. An, C. Kim, K. Liang, and Y.H. Lee (Sungkyunkwan University)
17:101427 In situ Manipulation of a Carbon Nanotube Inside FE-SEM - S.C. Lim, K.S. Kim, D.J. Bae, Y.H. Lee (Sungkyunkwan University), S. Cho, and J.-E. Yoo (Nanotechnology Center (R-502))
17:251428 Plasmon Modes of Peapod Nanotubes - S.V. Rotkin (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
17:401429 Growth Mechanism and Classification of Y-junction Carbon Nanotubes - S. Lisenkov and L. Chernozatonskii (Russian Academy of Sciences)

Wednesday, April 30, 2003

Co-Chairs: W.A. van Schalkwijk and K.S.V. Santhanam

8:201430 Carbon Nanotube Electronics - The Inside Story - A.T.C. Johnson, S. Paulson (University of Pennsylvania), M. Freitag (IBM T. J. Watson Research Center), S. Kalinin (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), D. Bonnell, B.C. Satishkumar, and D. Luzzi (University of Pennsylvania)
8:451431 Electrodynamics of Nanotubes - S. Maksimenko and G. Slepyan (Belarus State University)
9:101432 High Product Yield in a Narrow Column Configuratuon of Carbon Nanotubes: A Pathway for Nanosynthetic Machine - M. Gordon and K.S.V. Santhanam (Rochester Institute of Technology)
9:251433 Spin Polarized Current Induced by the Carbon Nanotube Double Junction - R. Tamura (University of Tokyo)
9:401434 Properties of HgTe Nano-Dots Embedded in PbTe Matrix Prodiced by Precipitation Technique - M.-J. Lee (Agency for Defense Development)
9:55 Twenty-Minute Intermission
10:151435 Charge Transfer at Carbon Nanotubes with Encapsulated C60/C70 (Peapods) - L. Kavan (J. Heyrovsky Institute of Physical Chemistry), L. Dunsch (Institute of Solid State and Materials Research), and H. Kataura (Tokyo Metropolitan University)
10:301436 Investigation on the Electrochemistry of Several Biomolecules at the SWNT-Modified Electrodes - J. Wang, M. Li, Z. Shi, N. Li, and Z. Gu (Peking University)
10:451437 Optical Properties of Single and Double Wall Carbon Nanotubes - M. Damnjanovic, I. Milosevic, T. Vukovic, B. Nikolic, E. Dobardzic, and S. Dmitrovic (University of Belgrade)
11:001438 Nanotubes as Waveguide for X-Ray Optics - Y.-J. Sun, Y. Cheng, F. Wang (Tsinghua University), and J.-M. Li (Chinese Academy of Sciences)
11:151439 Linear Augmented-Cylindrical-Wave Method in the Band Theory of Nanotubes - D. Pavel (Russian Academy of Sciences)

Co-Chairs: S.V. Rotkin and J. Novak

14:001440 High Performance of Supercapacitors Using Carbon Nanotubes and Nanocomposite Electrodes - K.H. An, J.Y. Lee, C. Kim, S.C. Lim, D.J. Bae, and Y.H. Lee (Sungkyunkwan University)
14:251441 Current Induced Degradation of Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotube Field Emitter - O. Gröning, R. Clergereaux, P. Groning, and L. Schlapbach (University of Fribourg)
14:451442 Random Network Carbon Nanotube Thin-Film Transistors: Properties and Pathways - J. Novak, E. Snow, P. Campbell, and D. Park (Naval Research Labs)
15:001443 Effects of O2 and Cs Adsorbates on Field Emission Properties in Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes: A Density Functional Theory Study - B. Akdim, X. Duan, and R. Pachter (Wright-Patterson Air Force Base)
15:151444 Ohmic and Schottky Contacts on ZnO Nanorods - W.I. Park, G.-C. Yi, J.-W. Kim, and S.-M. Park (Pohang University of Science and Technology)
15:301445 Deposition Characteristics of ZnO Nanowire Arrays by Electrophoretic Deposition - W. Yuan-Chung, L. Ing-Chi, and H. Min-Hsiung (National Cheng Kung University)
15:451446 CVD Synthesis and High Pressure Treatment of Carbon Nanotubes - S. Kawasaki, T. Shimada, S. Komiyama, F. Okino, and H. Touhara (Shinshu University)
16:00 Twenty-Minute Intermission
16:201447 Structural and Mechanics Stability of \sim1D Nanowires and Nanotubes - B.I. Yakobson, T. Dumitrica, and Y. Zhao (Rice University)
16:451448 Suppressing the Formation of Impurity Carbons During Carbon Nanotube Deposition by Thermal Chemical Vapor Deposition Process - I.T. Han, H.J. Kim, Y.J. Park (Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology), N.S. Lee (Sejong University), S.K. Kim (Seoul National University), and J.M. Kim (Samsung Advanced Institute of Technology)
17:001449 Field-Emission from Vertically-Aligned Multi-Walled Carbon Nanotube Films Doped by Different Elements - Z. Kosakovskaya (RAS), A. Iarochenko (Nanotech Innovations Corp.), and S. Matyunin (RAS)
17:151450 Arrangement and Electronic Structure of the Fluorinated SWNT Produced by HiPco Method - L. Bulusheva, A. Okotrub, T. Duda, P. Gevko, A. Chuvilin, E. Pazhetov, A. Boronin (RAS), and U. Dettlaff-Weglikowska (Max-Planck-Institute for Solid State Research)
17:301451 Structure, Properties, and Possible Applications of the Films of Oriented Carbon Nanotubes - A. Okotrub, A. Kudashov, L. Bulusheva, A. Gusel’nikov, A. Romanenko, and O. Abrosimov (RAS)
17:451452 Optimization of Parameters of a Matrix Triode with Nanotube Cathode - Z. Kosakovskaya (RAS), A. Iarochenko (Nanotech Innovations Corp), S. Vaniushkin, and S. Matyunin (RAS)

Thursday, May 1, 2003

Co-Chairs: C. Papadopoulos and W.A. van Schalkwijk

8:201453 Electronic Properties of Metallofullerene-Peapods - H. Shinohara (Nagoya University)
8:401454 In-situ Carbon Nanotubes Growth Characterization During DC PE-CVD Process - R. Clergereaux, O. Groning, P. Groning, and L. Schlapbach (University of Fribourg)
9:001455 Proton-Proton Spin Relaxation in Organic Solvents Containing Fullerite C60 Nanostructures - I. Geru and S. Oancea (State University of Moldova)
9:151456 Massive Multi-Wall Carbon Nanotubes Production by Fluidized Bed Catalytic Chemical Vapor Deposition - A. Morancais, M. Corrias, P. Serp, P. Kalck (LCCFP), B. Caussat (LGC), and D. Bernard (ATOFINA)
9:301457 Electronic Conduction Mechanisms in Y-Junction Carbon Nanotubes - C. Papadopoulos, A. Yin, and J. Xu (Brown University)
9:451458 The Properties of Boron-Carbide Tubular Structures - O. Ponomarenko, M. Radny, P. Smith (School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences), and G. Seifert (Institut f. Physikalische Chemie)
10:00 Twenty-Minute Intermission
10:201459 Electrical and Electromechanical Properties of Carbon Nanotube Transistors - Y. Yaish, J.-Y. Park, E. Minot, S. Rosenblatt, V. Sazonova, M. Brink, X. Zhou, J. Park, and P. McEuen (Cornell University)
10:451460 Transport Through Mechanically Deformed Nanotubes - A.A. Farajian (Tohoku University), B.I. Yakobson (Rice University), H. Mizuseki, and Y. Kawazoe (Tohoku University)
11:001461 WS2 Nanotubes: Synthesis, Characterization, and Applications - R. Tenne (Weizmann Institute)
11:151462 Peptides as Selective Agents for Carbon Nanotube Dispersion - S. Wang, H. Wang, G.B. Onoa, S. Lustig, A. Jagota, S. Subramoney (DuPont Company), E. Humphries, S.-Y. Chung, and Y.-M. Chiang (Massachusetts Insitute of Technology)
11:301463 Electron Field Emission from Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes - M. Sveningsson (Goteborg University and Chalmers University of Technology), O. Nerushev (Institute of Thermophysics), K. Svensson, E. Olsson, and E. Campbell (Goteborg University and Chalmers University of Technology)
11:451464 Raman Characterization of Single-Wall Nanotubes - S. Dittmer, R. Morjan, M. Sveningsson, and E. Campbell (Goteborg University and Chalmers University of Technology)

Co-Chairs: R. Martle and L. Bottomley

13:301465 Some New Information from the Inside of Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes - H. Kuzmany, R. Pfeiffer, P. Knoll, M. Holzweber (Universitat Wien), T. Pichler (IFW Dresden), and H. Kataura (Tokyo Metropolitan University)
13:551466 Structure- and Length-Dependent Optical Anisotropy of Single-Walled Carbon nanotubes - S. Bachilo, M. O'Connell, M. Strano, R. Hauge, R. Smalley, and R.B. Weisman (Rice University)
14:101467 Electrostatically Focussed Integrated Field Emission Electron Sources with Single Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanofiber Cathodes - M. Guillorn, A. Melechko, D. Hensley, V. Merkulov, L. Baylor, J. Whealton, M. Simpson, and D. Lowndes (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
14:251468 Molecular Sieve Encapsulated Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes - Z. Deng, D. Coutinho, A. Zhakidov, and K. Balkus (University of Texas at Dallas)
14:401469 Super Tough Carbon Nanotube Composite Fibers - A. Dalton, S. Collins, E. Munoz, J. Razal, V.H. Ebron, J. Ferraris, J. Coleman, B. Kim, and R. Baughman (The University of Texas at Dallas)
14:551470 Chemical Force Microscopy of Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes - L. Bottomley, M. Poggi (Georgia Institute of Chemistry), and P. Lillehei (NASA Langley Research Center)
15:101471 Vibration Spectrum and Electron- Phonon Scattering in Semiconductor Nanotubes - A.V. Chaplik and A.I. Vedernikov (Institute of Semiconductor Physics)
15:251472 Nonlinear Optical Thin Film Devices using Saturable Absorption of Single Wall Carbon Nanotubes for Optical Telecommunication - Y. Sakakibara, A. Rozhin, M. Tokumoto (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology), H. Kataura, Y. Achiba (Tokyo Metropolitan University), S. Set, H. Yaguchi, M. Jablonski, Y. Tanaka (Alnair Laboratories Co.), and K. Kikuchi (The University of Tokyo)
15:401473 Mechanical Properties of Nanoscale Materials Studied by Lattice Green's Function and Molecular Dynamics Methods - K. Masuda-Jindo (Tokyo Institute of Technology), H. Vu Van (Hanoi National Pedagogic University), and M. Menon (University of Kentucky)
16:05 Fifteen-Minute Intermission
16:201474 Contact Barriers in Nanotube Field-Effect Transistors - R. Martel (IBM)
16:351475 Novel Carbon-Carbon Nanocomposites: Building 2D and 3D Single-walled Carbon Nanotube Networks - M. Terrones (IPICyT), F. Banhart (Universitt Ulm), N. Grobert (Max-Planck-Institut fuer Metallforschung), J.-C. Charlier (Universit Catholique de Louvain), H. Terrones (IPICyT), and P.M. Ajayan (Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute)
16:501476 Investigation of Carbon-metal Containing Tubules In-fluence on Foam Cokes Structure - S. Shuklin, V. Kodolov (Izhevsk State Technical University), and S. Bystrov (Physical Technical Institut)
17:051477 Tubular Image States and Current Injection in Nanotubes - P. Kral (The Weizmann Institute of Science)
17:201478 Superconducting Nanotubes and Their 2D Crystals - V. Pokropivny (Institute for Problems of Materials Science of NASU)
17:351479 Formation and Electronic Properties of Defective Carbon Nanotubes. Theoretical Approach - N. Khokhriakov (Udmurt Scientific Center), S. Melchor (University of Granada), and V. Kodolov (Udmurt Scientific Center)