202nd Meeting - Salt Lake City, UT

October 20-25, 2002


V1 - Acoustic Wave Based Sensors


Wednesday October 23, 2002

Grand Ballroom A, Floor, Little America Hotel

Acoustic Wave Based Sensors

Co-Chairs: S.J. Martin and H. Perrot

10:00 Introductory Remarks -
10:05940 Simultaneous Acoustic Wave Sensor and Optical Reflectance Measurements Revealing Step-like Response Behavior of a New Vapochromic Platinum Complex - J.W. Grate (Pacific Northwest National Laboratory) and K. Mann (University of Minnesota)
10:40941 Transformation of Polymer-coated Acoustic Wave Sensor Array Responses into Descriptors of Unknown Vapors - J.W. Grate (Pacific Northwest National Laboratory), B.M. Wise, and N.B. Gallagher (Eigenvector Research, Inc.)
11:05942 Molecularly Imprinted Polymers for SAW Sensors - D. Pestov, N. Levit (Virginia Commonwealth University), V. Maniscalco (NC State University), and G. Tepper (Virginia Commonwealth University)
11:30943 The Role of Defects in the Performance of Langasite (La_3Ga5SiO14) in a High Temperature Bulk Acoustic Wave Sensor - H. Seh, H. Tuller (Massachusetts Institute of Technology), and H. Fritze (TU Clausthal)
11:55944 Electrostatic Precipitator Surface Acoustic Wave Device for the Measurement of Atmospheric Particulate Matter - M. Newton, C. Percival, S. Stanley, and G. McHale (The Nottingham Trent University)

Liquid Phase SAWs and Biochemical Sensing

Co-Chairs: S.J. Martin and H. Perrot

2:30945 Mass and Liquid Loading Sensitivity of Love Wave Devices - G. McHale, M. Newton, and F. Martin (The Nottingham Trent University)
3:05946 Study of High Sensitive Mass Sensor Based on Shear Horizontal Mode Acoustic Wave in Layered Structure - J. Kondoh, S. Shiokawa (Shizuoka University), and M. Rapp (Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe)
3:30 Thirty-minute Intermission -
4:00947 Use of Parylene-C Wave Guiding Layers for Increasing Sensitivity of HPSSW Sensors - M. Rapp, F. Bender, K. Laenge (Forschungszentrum Karlsruhe), and J. Kondoh (Shizuoka University)
4:25948 Probing of the Viscoelasticity and Mass of a Protein Layer with the Acoustic Waveguide Device - E. Gizeli and K. Saha (University of Cambridge)
4:50949 Molecularly Imprinted Polymer Coated Acoustic Wave Sensors for the Selective Detection of Steroids - M. Newton, C. Percival, S. Stanley, A. Braithwaite, and G. McHale (The Nottingham Trent University)

Thursday October 24, 2002


Co-Chairs: R.W. Cernosek and A. Bund

9:00950 A Novel Tool For Localized Gravimetric Measurements Based on QCM Transducers - M. Moulat, C. Gabrielli, and H. Perrot (Universite Paris 6)
9:35951 Controlled Uptake and Release of Therapeutic Drug Anions: A Combined EQCM and Probe Beam Deflection Study - H. French, R. Hillman (University of Leicester), and E. Vieil (CEA-Grenoble)
10:00 Thirty-Minute Intermission -
10:30952 Study of the Electrochemical Oxygen Intercalation into Thin Amorphous Films of Ln2NiO4+d (Ln = La, Pr, Nd) with EQCM and EIS - O. Schneider, H. Fritze, and G. Borchardt (Technical University of Clausthal)
10:55953 A Multidimensional Model for Simulating Electrochemical Quartz Crystal Microbalance Responses of Electroactive Film Composition to Electrochemical Stimuli - A.R. Hillman, A. Jackson (University of Leicester), S. Bruckenstein (University at Buffalo/SUNY), and I.J. Jureviciute (Institute of Chemistry)
11:20954 TSM-Resonator-Determined Shear Modulus of Mussel Adhesive Protein Films: Comparison with Byssal Thread - J.-Y. Yoon (University of California), R. Lucklum (Otto-von-Guericke University), and R.L. Garrell (University of California)

Interfaces, Modeling, and Characterization

Co-Chairs: M. Rapp and G. McHale

2:00955 Investigation of Internal and External Friction Processes at Metal and Polymer Layers with the EQCM - A. Bund, M. Schneider, and S. Wehner (Dresden University of Technology)
2:35956 An Extension of the Simple QCM/Liquid Model that Accounts for Anomalous Responses - L. Theisen and S. Martin (Sandia National Laboratories)
3:00 Thirty-Minute Intermission -
3:30957 An Extended Model for Viscoelastic Phenomena on Thickness Shear Mode Resonators - R. Hillman, D. Stokes (University of Leicester), S. Martin, and R. Cernosek (Sandia National Laboratories)
3:55958 Rapid Materials Characterization Using Thickness Shear Mode Resonators - R. Cernosek, D. Loy, A. Rumpf (Sandia National Laboratories), H. Bandey (Home Office, PDSB), S. Li (Auburn University), and F. Josse (Marquette University)
4:20959 Characterization of Thin Polymer Films Under Different Environmental Conditions Using Thickness Shear Mode Resonator - L. Jiang, B. Morray (Marquette University), S. Li (Auburn University), J. Hossenlopp (Marquette University), R. Cernosek (Sandia National Laboratories), and F. Josse (Marquette University)