221st ECS Meeting - Seattle, Washington

May 6 - May 10, 2012



H1 - Electron Transfer and Energy Applications of Fullerenes and Nanostructured Materials


Monday, May 7, 2012

Room 620, Level 6, Washington State Convention Center

Session 1

Co-Chairs: Guldi and D'Souza
TimeProgr#Title and Authors
08:00   1105   (Invited) Adjustable Cavity in Cofacial Bisporphyrinic Tweezers for the Recognition of PhotoActive Guests R. Rein and N. Solladie (CNRS)
08:20   1106   (Invited) The Dynamics of Photoinduced Electron Transfer Processes in Electron Donor-[60]Fullerene Supramolecular Interlocked Systems D. I. Schuster, J. Megiatto Jr. (New York University), D. M. Guldi, and S. Kirner (Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg)
08:40   1107   Photoinduced Electron Transfer in Porphyrin-ssDNA- SWCNT Bionano Donor-Acceptor Hybrids F. Dsouza (University of North Texas), S. Das (UNT), M. Zandler (WSU), A. Sandanayaka (JAIST), and O. Ito (CarbonPhotoScience)
09:00   1108   Covalent and Non-covalent Binding of Tetrathiafulvalene to Carbon Nanotubes D. M. Guldi (Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg)
09:20   1109   (Invited) Functionalization of Azafullerene C59N with Organic Electron Donors N. Tagmatarchis (National Hellenic Research Foundation)
09:40 Intermission (20 Minutes)
10:00   1110   (Invited) Functionalization of Carbon Nanotubes for Energy Conversion M. Prato (University of Trieste)
10:30   1111   (Invited) Ultrafast Excited State Equilibration in Fullerodendrimers with a Perylenediimide Core F. Monti, C. Chiorboli, and N. Armaroli (Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche)
10:50   1112   (Invited) Carbon Nanostructures-Perylenebisimides as Artificial Photosynthetic Systems and for Bulk Heterojunction Solar Cells A. Sastre, S. Pla, L. Martin-Gomis, D. Molina, F. Fernández-Lázaro (Universidad Miguel Hernández), K. Ohkubo, S. Fukuzumi (Osaka University), S. Collins, and T. Nguyen (University California Santa Barbara)
11:10   1113   (Invited) Photoinduced Electron Transfer in PDI-C60 Dyads M. Niemi, R. Dubey, N. Tkachenko, A. Efimov, and H. Lemmetyinen (Tampere University of Technology)
11:30   1114   (Invited) Electron-Transfer Reduction of Li+@C60 K. Ohkubo, Y. Kawashima, and S. Fukuzumi (Osaka University)
11:50   1115   (Invited) Structures and Properties of Protonated Phthalocyanines T. Kojima (University of Tsukuba), T. Honda (Osaka University), N. Kobayashi (Tohoku University), and S. Fukuzumi (Osaka University)

Session 2

Co-Chairs: Fukuzumi and Sastre
TimeProgr#Title and Authors
13:40   1116   Functionalized Carbon Nano-Onion for Investigations of Proton-Couple Electron Transfer Reactions D. M. Anjos (Oak Ridge National Laboratory), J. McDonough, Y. Gogotsi (Drexel University), G. Brown, and S. Overbury (Oak Ridge National Laboratory)
14:00   1117   Ultrafast Two-Photon Absorption Based Energy-Transfer of Fullerosome Vesicle Nanostructures for Nonlinear Photonic Applications L. Chiang (Univ. Mass. Lowell), W. Ji (Univ. of Singapore), and L. Tan (Air Force Research Lab.)
14:20   1118   (Invited) In Situ ESR Spectroelectrochemical Study of Sc4MO2@C80: Endohedral Redox System A. Popov (Leibniz-Institute for Solid State and Materials Research), N. Chen, L. Echegoyen (University of Texas - El Paso), S. Stevenson (Indiana-Purdue University), and L. Dunsch (Leibniz-Institute for Solid State and Materials Research)
14:40   1119   Characterization of Electronic Properties of PCBM and Other Fullerene Acceptors B. W. Larson, J. B. Whitaker, I. V. Kuvychko (Colorado State University), H. Wen, X. Wang (Pacific Northwest National Laboratory), A. Popov (Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research), L. Dunsch (Leibniz-Institute for Solid State and Materials Research), N. Kopidakis, G. Rumbles (National Renewable Energy Laboratory), O. Boltalina, and S. Strauss (Colorado State University)
15:00   1120   Electrochemical and Chemical Reductions of Trifluoromethyl Fullerenes for Synthesis of New Derivatives J. B. Whitaker, B. W. Larson, I. V. Kuvychko (Colorado State University), A. Popov (Leibniz Institute for Solid State and Materials Research), O. Boltalina, and S. Strauss (Colorado State University)
15:20   1121   (Invited) Can Liquid Crystallinity Increase Photovoltaic Efficiency? K. Toth, D. Guillon, and D. Felder-Flesch (CNRS IPCMS)
15:40   1122   SECM Investigations of Covalent Assembly of Anthracene and Fullerene Monolayers on Silicon Surfaces B. Fabre (Universite de Rennes 1), D. Bassani, C. Liang, D. Ray (Université de Bordeaux 1), F. Hui (Universite de Rennes 1), and P. Hapiot (Université de Rennes 1)
16:00   1123   3-D Nanostructured Si-Ge-Single Wall Carbon Nanotube Free-Standing Anodes for High Energy Density Lithium Ion Batteries R. A. DiLeo, M. Thone, M. Forney, M. Ganter, J. Staub, R. Rogers, and B. Landi (NanoPower Research Laboratories)
16:20   1124   Preparation and Characterization of New Fulleride Materials for Thermoelectric Applications P. Borton (University of Dayton Research Institute), M. Check (Universal Technology Corperation), D. Dudis (Air Force Research Laboratory), and D. Turner (Universal Technology Corperation)

Tuesday, May 8, 2012

Ballroom 6E, Level 6, Washington State Convention Center

Poster Session

Co-Chairs: Guldi and Weisman
TimeProgr#Title and Authors
o   1125   Flexible Solar Cell Using CdSe Quantum Dots/Graphene Composites M. Kang and M. Jung (ETRI)
o   1126   The Effect of Metal Catalysts in the Electrocatalytic Activity of Nitrogen-Doped Carbon Nanotube Cups for Oxygen Reduction Reaction Y. Tang, Y. Zhao, and A. Star (University of Pittsburgh)