2004 Joint International Meeting

October 3-October 8, 2004


AH1 - Biological Nanostructures, Materials, and Applications

New Technology

Tuesday, October 5, 2004

Sea Pearl 3 & 4, Level 6, Mid Pacific Conference Center

Co-Chairs: P. Guo, M. Urquidi-Macdonald, and S. Seal

08:002609 Use of Single-Molecule FRET And Fluorescence Correlation Spectroscopy To Probe RNA Folding And Transcriptional Initiation - P. Stockley, C. Gell, T. Sabir, R. Leach, C. Adams (University of Leeds), M. Buck (Imperial College), A. Smith (University of Leeds), and P. Guo (Purdue University)
08:402610 Interfacing Micro-/Nano-Scale Biological and Abiological Materials for Bio/Abio Hybrid Systems - J.-W. Kim, S. Tung, and R. Deaton (The University of Arkansas)
09:002611 Kinesin-based Transport of Microtubules in Enclosed Microfluidic Channels - W. Hancock, M. Uppalapati, Y.-M. Huang, and T. Jackson (Pennsylvania State University)
09:152612 Cells, Gels, and the Engines of Life: A Fresh Paradigm for Cell Function - G.H. Pollack (University of Washington)
10:002613 Not Just the Secret of Life: DNA in Nanotechnology - N. Seeman (New York University)
10:402614 Development of Biologically Active Organic Nanotransducers - E.C. Alocilja (Michigan State University)
11:002615 The Potential of Peptide-Conjugated Liposomes to be Used for Optical Sensing of Specific Targets - T. Nishiya and C. Toma (Fujirebio Inc.)
11:152616 Nanopatterning of DNA with Various Arrangements Using Ideally Ordered Anodic Porous Alumina - F. Matsumoto (Kanagawa Academy of Science and Technology), M. Harada, K. Nishio, and H. Masuda (Tokyo Metropolitan University)
11:302617 Engineering of Bacterial Virus phi29 Motor pRNA as Self-Assembling Nanomolecular Building Blocks to Form Conjugates, Supramolecular Structures and Three Dimensional Arrays - W.-D. Moll, D. Shu, Z. Deng, C. Mao, and P. Guo (Purdue University)
11:452618 Construction of a Switchable 30-nm phi29 DNA Packaging Nanomotor Driven by Six ATP-Binding RNAs - D. Shu, W.-D. Moll, and P. Guo (Purdue University)

Wednesday, October 6, 2004

Tapa 3, Level 2, Tapa Conference Center

Co-Chairs: P. Guo and I. Taniguchi

10:002619 S-Layers as Basic Building Block for a Molecular Construction Kit - U. Sleytr, B. Schuster, M. Sara, and D. Pum (Universitaet fuer Bodenkultur Wien)
10:402620 Functionalization Enhancement of Carbon Nanotubes for Bio-Assays - W. Kim, N. Kouklin, and J. Xu (Brown University)
11:002621 Nanostructure of Functionalized Electrodes for Protein Electrochemistry - I. Taniguchi (Kumamoto University)
11:152622 Protein Simulations in Confined Environments - M. Demirel (Pennslyvania State University)
11:302623 Assembling and Transporting Nanocomposite Materials using Kinesin and Microtubules - G. Bachand (Sandia National Laboratories), J. Hollingsworth (Los Alamos National Laboratory), A. Boal (Sandia National Laboratories), S. Jeong (Los Alamos National Laboratory), S. Koch, S. Rivera, and B. Bunker (Sandia National Laboratories)
11:45 Questions and Answers

Co-Chairs: M. Urquidi-Macdonald, P. Guo, and I. Taniguchi

14:002624 Integrative Technology A New Approach for the Engineering of Emergent "Intelligent" Systems and Materials - C. Montemagno (UCLA)
14:402625 Carbon Nanotube Nanoelectrode Array for Ultrasensitive DNA Detection - J. Li, J. Koehne (NASA Ames Research Center), A. Cassell (UC Santa Cruz), H. Chen, Q. Ye (ELORET), J. Han (UC Santa Cruz), and M. Meyyappan (NASA Ames Research Center)
15:002626 Bionanotechnology Approach in Nanoscale Device Fabrication: Protein Nanotubes as Smart Building Blocks - H. Matsui (City University of New York)
15:152627 Biologically Derived Nanoparticle Arrays via an Electrochemical Reconstitution of Ferritin and Their Applications - J.-W. Kim (Science and Technology Corporation), S.H. Choi, P.T. Lillehei, G.C. King (NASA Langley Research Center), S.-H. Chu (National Institute of Aerospace), and Y. Park (Science and Technology Corporation)
15:302628 Implantable Sensors for Visual Prostheses - D. Zhou, A. Chu, A. Istomin, A. Agazaryan, and R. Greenberg (Second Sight Medical Products, Inc.,)
15:45 Discussion by Dr. Stefania Panero
16:202629 Nano-scale Tunable Surface Enhanced Raman "Hot-Spots" for Nanobio Sensing - X. Zhang, Q. Wei, K. Su, and S. Durant (University of California at Los Angeles)
16:352630 Electrochemical Bio-Lithography for Controlling Bionic Interfaces - M. Nishizawa, H. Kaji, K. Takoh, and T. Matsue (Tohoku University)
17:152631 Studies of Nanoparticle-virus Complexes - B. Dragnea (Indiana University)
17:302632 Heart Rate Variability Analysis And The Structural Health Of The Heart - M. Urquidi-Macdonald, L. Witkin, D.E. Mager, M.M. Merritt, J.J. Sollers III, M.K. Evans, A.B. Zonderman, J.F. Thayer, I.W. Wainer, P.L. Blann, S.M. Ling, and D.R. Abernathy (Penn State University)
17:452633 Applications of Nanostructured, Deposited Column-Void Si - A.K. Kalkan, H. Li, S.J. Fonash (Pennsylvania State University), and J. Cuiffi (NanoHorizons, Inc.)
18:00 Questions and Answers

Coral Lounge, Level 6, Mid Pacific Conference Center

Co-Chairs: M. Urquidi-Macdonald, P. Guo, and I. Taniguchi

o2634 Effect of Additives on Bactericidal Effect of ZnO Solid Solutions - O. Yamamoto (Akita University), J. Sawai, and Y. Iida (Kanagawa Institute of Technology)
o2635 Enhancing Proton Exchange Membrane Functionality with Biomolecules - B. Chu, D. Ho, H. Lee, K. Kuo, and C. Montemagno (University of California at Los Angeles)
o2636 Electrochemical Measurement of Coupled Protein Functionality Across Polymer Membranes - D. Ho, B. Chu, H. Lee, K. Kuo, and C. Montemagno (University of California, Los Angeles)
o2637 Membrane Proteins in Biomimetic Systems - H. Lee, D. Ho, B. Chu, K. Kuo, and C. Montemagno (University of California Los Angeles)
o2638 Electrocatalytic Detection of Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay - S.J. Kwon, E. Kim (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology), K. Kim, H. Yang, Y.T. Kim (Electronics and Telecommunications Research Institute), and J. Kwak (Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology)
o2639 Enhancement of Cell Ingrowth on Bioactive Titanium Surface by Low-temperature Plasma Treatment - K.-L. Ou (Taipei Medical University), Y.-N. Lin (National Chiao-Tung University), C.-T. Lin, and S.-Y. Lee (Taipei Medical University)
o2640 Photocurrent Responses from Reconstituted Photosystem1 with Molecular Conductive Wire Adsorbed on the Gold Electrode - N. Terasaki, N. Yamamoto, M. Hattori, K. Tamada, and T. Hiraga (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology)
o2641 Delivery of siRNA and Ribozyme for Gene Therapy by 35-nm Nanoparticles of phi29 Motor pRNA - S. Guo, W.-D. Moll (Purdue University), N. Tschammer (University of Central Florida), P. Hall (Purdue University), A. Khaled (University of Central Florida), and P. Guo (Purdue University)
o2642 Multi-functional Scanning Ion Conductance and Scanning Near-field Optical Microscope - N. Yamamoto, N. Terasaki, K. Tamada, M. Hattori, N. Tanigaki, and T. Hiraga (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST))
o2643 DNA Damage and Repair Monitoring by Nanotechnology - C. Wei (Johns Hopkins University)