201st Meeting - Philadelphia, PA

May 12-17, 2002


V5 - Nanotubes, Nanoscale Materials and Devices


Tuesday, May 14, 2002

Conference Rooms 411-412, Level 4

Session II: Nanotubes, Nanoscale Materials and Devices

Co-Chairs: P. Avouris and J. Tearson

8:00895 Tuning the Electronic Properties of Carbon and BN Nanotubes - S.G. Louie (University of California at Berkeley)
8:30896 Carbon Nanotubes in Microscopy and Sensor Development - M. Meyyappan (NASA Ames Research Center)
9:00897 Recent Advances for Carbon Nanotube Electrochemical Actuators - A.A. Zakhidov, R.H. Baughman, A. Dalton, E. Munoz, S. Collins (University of Texas), and Y. Gartstein (Xerox Research Center)
9:30898 Controlled Growth of Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanofibers for Applications in Nanoscale Devices - A. Melechko, V. Merkulov, L. Zhang, M. Guillorn, T. McKnight, D. Lowndes, and M. Simpson (University of Tennessee)
9:50899 Interference of Electron Waves on Single Wall Carbon Nanaotubes - A. Hassanien (Natl. Inst. of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology), P. Umek, A. Mrzel (Insitute Josef Stefan), D. Vrbanic (University of Ljubljana), M. Mozetic (Institute of Surface Engineering and Optoelectronics), P. Venturini (National Institute of Chemistry), M. Tokumoto (Natl. Inst. of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology), D. Mihailovic (Insitute Josef Stefan), and S. Pejovnik (University of Ljubljana)
10:10900 Atomistic Models for Nanotube Device Electrostatics - S.V. Rotkin (UIUC), K.A. Bulashevich (St. Petersburg State Technical University), and N.R. Aluru (UIUC)
10:30901 Novel Promising Applications of Boron-based Nanotubes and 2D Crystals - V. Pokropivny (Ukrainian National Academy of Sciences)

Session II: Nanotubes, Nanoscale Materials and Devices

Co-Chairs: S.G. Louie and S.V. Rotkin

1:45902 Novel Behavior in Carbon Nanotube Devices - J. Tersoff (IBM) and F. Leonard (Sandia National Laboratories)
2:15903 Next Generation Nanotubes - J. Xu (Brown University)
2:45904 Towards Superconducting Nanotube Electronics - A. Kasumov (Universite Paris-Sud)
3:05905 Carbon Nanotube Charge-Storage Memory Devices - B.M. Kim, T. Durkop (University of Maryland), P.L. McEuen (Cornell University), and M.S. Fuhrer (University of Maryland)
3:25906 Analytical Theory of the Ballistic Carbon Nanotube Field-Effect Transistor - J. Guo, M. Lundstrom, and S. Datta (Purdue University)
3:45907 Carbon Nanotube Nanoelectronic Devices - A.T. Johnson, M. Radosavljevic, M. Freitag, S. Paulson, Y. Zhou (University of Pennsylvania), C.H. Lee, J.E. Fischer, and D.E. Luzzi (University of Pennslyvania)
4:05 Fifteen-Minute Intermission -
4:20908 Electrical and Thermal Properties of C60-filled SWNT - M. Llaguno, J. Vavro, B.C. Satishkumar, R. Haggenmueller, D. Luzzi, and J. Fischer (University of Pennsylvania)
4:40909 SWNT Alignment: Methods, Characterization and Properties - J. Fischer, W. Zhou, R. Haggenmueller, J. Vavro, M. Llaguno, and K. Winey (University of Pennsylvania)
5:00910 Thermal and Electrical Properties of SWNT Fibers - J. Vavro, M. Llaguno, M. Biercuk, A.T. Johnson, and J. Fischer (University of Pennsylvania)
5:20911 Screwed Polygonized Scroll-Shaped Multiwall Nanotubes - A. Chuvilin, V. Kuznetov (Boreskov Institute of Catalysis), and A. Obraztsov (Moscow State University)
5:40912 The New Class of the Diboride Nanotubes: Strucure and Electronic Properties - L. Chernozatonskii and A. Sabirov (Russian Academy of Sciences)

Wednesday, May 15, 2002

Session II: Nanotubes, Nanoscale Materials and Devices

Co-Chairs: D. Tomanek and S. Subramoney

8:00913 Nanostructure Mechanics - R. Ruoff (Northwestern University)
8:30914 Carbon Nanotubes for Nanofluidic Devices - Y. Gogotsi, N. Naguib (Drexel University), C. Megaridis, A. Guvenc Yazicioglu, and O. Aytekin (University of Illinois at Chicago)
9:00915 Thermodynamic Analysis of Fluid in Hydrothermal Carbon Nanotubes - N. Naguib and Y. Gogotsi (Drexel Univeristy)
9:20916 The Bio/Nano Interface - Template-Synthesized Nanotubes in Bioseparations and Biosensors - C. Martin, S.B. Lee, M. Wirtz, D. Mitchell, R. Gasparac, S. Miller, S. Yu, L. Trofin, and C. Harrel (University of Florida)
9:40917 Labeling Carbon Nanotubes with Fluorescent Probes - Y.-P. Sun (Clemson University), C. Bunker (Wright Patterson Air Force Base), R. Martin, L. Qu, W. Huang, K. Fu, D. Zweifel, B. Zhou, and S. Taylor (Clemson University)
10:00918 Structured Fluorescence from Micelle-suspended Individual Fullerene Nanotubes - R.B. Weisman, S.M. Bachilo, M.J. O'Connell, R.H. Hauge, and R.E. Smalley (Rice University)
10:20919 Nonlinear Intensity Dependence of Fullerene Nanotube Fluorescence - S.M. Bachilo, R.B. Weisman, M.J. O'Connell, R.H. Hauge, and R.E. Smalley (Rice University)

Session II: Nanotubes, Nanoscale Materials and Devices

Co-Chairs: R. Ruoff and S. Subramoney

1:45920 Nanotechnology with Carbon: Fullerenes, Nanotubes, Peapods - D. Tomanek (Michigan State University)
2:15921 Mapping the One-dimensional Electronic States of Nanotube Peapod Structures - A. Yazdani, D.J. Hornbaker, S.-J. Kahng (University of Illinois), S. Misra, B.W. Smith, A.T. Johnson, E.J. Mele (University of Pennsylvania), and D.E. Luzzi (University of Illinois)
2:45922 Carbon Nanotube-Protein Conjugates from Ambient Exchange Reactions - K. Fu, W. Huang, Y. Lin (Clemson University), D. Zhang, T. Hanks (Furman University), A.M. Rao, S. Taylor, and Y.-P. Sun (Clemson University)
3:05923 Controlled Growth of Carbon Nanotubes on Carbon Paper by CVD - X. Sun, T. Dellero, O. Smiljanic, B. Stansfield, J.-P. Dodelet (INRS), and S. Desilets (Defense Research Establishment Valcartier)
3:25924 Catalyzed Oxidation Of Aniline By Hydrogen Peroxide In The Presence Of Carbon Nanototubes: A Possible Case Of A Nano Dimension Reaction - M. Croston, J. Langston, G. Takacs, T.C. Morrill, M. Miri, and K.S.V. Santhanam (Rochester Institute of Technology)
3:45925 Purification and Diameter-dependent Oxidative Stability of SWNT Synthesized by the High Pressure Carbon Monoxide (HiPco) Process - W. Zhou, R. Russo, D. Luzzi, and J. Fischer (University of Pennsylvania)
4:05 Fifteen-Minute Intermission -
4:20926 Computer Simulation Study of the Strained Layer Superlattices by Tight-Binding Molecular Dynamics - K. Masuda-Jindo (Tokyo Institute of Technology) and R. Kikuchi (University of California)
4:40927 Conductivity of a SWNT with a Positive Charge at the Surface - S.V. Rotkin and I. Zharov (University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign)
5:00928 Electrochemical Catalysis of Inorganic Fullerene-like MoS2 Nanomaterials - J. Chen (Nankai University), N. Kuriyama, K. Tanaka, Q. Xu (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology), H.T. Yuan (Nankai University), and T. Sakai (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology)
5:20929 Network Structure and Electronic Properties of Annealed Nanodiamonds - A. Okotrub, A. Romanenko, L. Bulusheva, A. Guselnikov, P. Pruss (Institute of Inorganic Chemistry SB RAS), and V. Kuznetsov (Boreskov Institute of Catalysis SB RAS)
5:40930 Negative Surface Tension as a Formation Factor of Nanoscale Porous Structures - P. Jaguiro (JV "Belaya Vezha")