205th Meeting of The Electrochemical Society

May 9-May 14, 2004


U2 - Molecular Electronics

Physical Electrochemistry/Fullerenes, Nanotubes, and Carbon Nanostructures

Tuesday, May 11, 2004

Salon M, Level 3

Co-Chair: R. McCreery

08:40879 Endohedral Silicon Nanotubes as the Thinnest Silicide Wires - T. Dumitrica, M. Hua, and B. Yakobson (Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science)
09:00880 Nanostructured Compound Semiconductor Formation using Electrochemcial Atomic Layer Epitaxy (EC-ALE) - J. Stickney and K. Mathe (University of Georgia)
09:20881 Formation of Iridium-based One-Dimensional Crystals During Electrochemical Oxidation of (Ph4As)[IrX2(CO)2] (X = Cl, Br, I) - K. Winkler, M. Wysocka (University of Bialystok), J. Stork, and A. Balch (University of California)
09:40 Twenty-Minute Intermission
10:00882 Controlling Metallic Contacts to Self-Assembled Monolayers and Molecular Electronic Devices - A. Walker (Washington University in St. Louis), T. Tighe, N. Winograd, and D. Allara (Pennsylvania State University)
10:20883 Chemical Modification of Au and Indium-Tin Oxide and Indium-Zinc Oxide Surfaces: Interface Dipole Formation and Control of Effective Work Function - M. Brumbach, A. Graham, S. Marikkar, C. Carter, D. Alloway, and N. Armstrong (University of Arizona)
10:40884 Interface Dipoles Arising from Self-Assembled Monolayers on Gold: UV-Photoemission Studies of Alkanethiols and Semi-fluorinated Alkanethiols - A.L. Graham, D.M. Alloway, M. Hofmann, D.L. Smith, and N.R. Armstrong (University of Arizona)
11:00885 Building Blocks for Molecular Electronics and Single Molecule Devices - H. Abruna (Cornell University)
11:20886 Lateral Charge Transfer in DNA Monolayers - M. Mirkin (Queens College - CUNY), L. Lie, A. Houlton, and B. Horrocks (University of Newcastle upon Tyne)
11:40887 A Proposed Unified Model for Interpreting Long-Range Electron-Transfer Rates in Monolayers and Current Flow in Mesoscopic Gaps - S. Creager (Clemson University)

Co-Chair: R. McCreery

14:00888 Thermopower and Conductance of Molecular Junctions - Y. Selzer, M. Cabassi, T. Mayer, and D. Allara (Penn State University)
14:20889 Conductance Switching of Planar Tunnel Junctions Mediated by Ferrocene Moieties - J. Dinglasan and A.-A. Dhirani (University of Toronto)
14:40890 Electrical Switching in Metal/Molecule/Metal Devices - D.R. Stewart, C.-N. Lau, J.J. Blackstock, D.A.A. Ohlberg, P.A. Beck, and R.S. Williams (Hewlett-Packard Laboratories)
15:00891 Carbon-based Molecular Electronics- Electron Transport and Conductance Switching in Carbon/Molecule/Metal Molecular Junctions - R. McCreery, A. Nowak, F. Anariba, and W. McGovern (Ohio State University)
15:20 Twenty-Minute Intermission
15:40892 Tuning of Electrical Properties of Polypyrrole/Gold Schottky Barrier Diodes - K. Potje-Kamloth (Dresden University of Technology)
16:00893 Organic Semiconductors in Sensors and in Molecular Electronics - J. Janata (Georgia Institute of Technology)
16:20894 Tunable Bandgap Silicon Nanowires - Y. Lin, Y. Zhao, B. Yakobson (Rice University), and E. Hernandez (ICMAB-CSIC, Campus de Bellaterra)
16:40895 Progress in Organic Molecular Single Crystal FET Electronics - V. Butko (Los Alamos National Laboratory), X. Chi, and A. Ramirez (Lucent Technologies - Bell Labs)