AVS2007 Tuesday Morning

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Session Tuesday, October 16, 2007
8:00 AM 9:00 AM 10:00 AM 11:00 AM 12:00 PM
Nano-bio Chemical Image of Single Cells and Tissues for Bio-medical Applications
SIMS Imaging of Polymer Membranes and Single Cells
Surface Energy Control Within Copolymer Libraries Synthesised as Micro Arrays for Biological Screening
Surface Characteristics of Listeria Monocytogenes Mutants with Variable Pathogenicity Levels
First Observation of Charge reduction and Desorption Kinetics of Multiply Protonated Peptides Soft Landed onto Self-assembled Monolayer Surfaces
Ultra Fast Mid Infrared Spectroscopic Imaging for Biomedical Applications
X-ray Spectromicroscopy and Ion Spectroscopy to Evaluate a Blend of Poly(L)lactic Acid and Fluorine End-capped Poly(L)lactic Acid
Influence of Molecular Environment on ToF-SIMS Detection of Bio-Active Molecules on Self-Assembled Monolayers
Advances in Organic Depth Profiling Using Time-of-Flight Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry (TOF-SIMS) under Optimized Ion Beam Conditions
Fragment Free Mass Spectrometry for Bio-Molecular Surfaces with Size Selected Cluster SIMS
Inter-Domain Structural Flexibility and Biological Activity of Pro-Matrix Metalloproteinase-9 Revealed by Single-Molecule AFM Imaging
Sum Frequency Generation Vibrational Spectroscopic Studies in the C-H, O-H, N-H, and Amide I Regions of Model Peptides at Solid-Liquid Interfaces
Thin Hydrogel Layers on Biomedical Polymers - Biological Responses and Effects on Protein Adsorption Studied by Mass Spectrometry
Development of a Molecular Modeling Program Specifically Designed for the Simulation of Protein Adsorption to Biomaterials Surfaces
Switching the Force between a Hydrophobic Probe and Self-Assembled Monolayers on Gold by Changing the Ionic Strength
When Good Cholesterol Goes Bad: Proteins at the Water:Lipid Interface
In situ Quartz Crystal Microbalance Studies of Multi-Layer Glucagon Fibrillation at the Solid-Liquid Interface
Modulating the Orientation and Conformation of Bone Osteopontin and Bone Sialoprotein for Osteoblast Adhesion
Characterization of ECM Protein Production in Spatially Cultured Hippocampal Neurons on Micro-Patterned Surfaces in Serum-Free Conditions
Dynamics of Molecular Switch Molecules Imaged by Alternating Current Scanning Tunneling Microscopy
Probing the Polarization and Dielectric Function of Molecules with Higher-Harmonic Demodulation in s-NSOM
Electronic and Vibronic Spectroscopy of Molecular Junctions
Real-time Conductivity Analysis through Single-Molecule Electrical Junctions
Electronic Transport through Redox-Active Organic Molecules in Nanogap Molecular Junctions
Electron Transport through Silicon-Based Molecular Electronic Devices: Effects of Molecular Chainlength and Molecular Dipole
Characterization of Aryl Monolayers on Silicon for Molecular Electronics Applications
Nanoscale Electrical and Structural Characterization of Gold/Monolayer/Silicon Junctions
New Methods for Metal Deposition on Self-Assembled Monolayers: Towards Molecular Electronic Circuitry
Contact Properties in Molecular Electronics: The Effect of Molecular Orientation on Potential at Organic- Metal Interfaces
The Prospects for Low-Cost Photovoltaic Electricity
Constraining Carbon to Confront Climate Change
Offshore Sustainable Electricity Supply Systems: The POSEIDON Vision
Science & Technology Barriers to Economic Ethanol Biorefineries
Carbon Sequestration to Mitigate Climate Change - A Geological Perspective
Wafer Level Integration of Ultrananocrystalline Diamond (UNCD) Film with CMOS Devices for Monolithically Integrated Diamond MEMS/NEMS-CMOS Systems
Optical Excitation of Higher Flexural and Torsional Modes of Nanoelectromechanical Oscillators
Ultrasensitive, Magnet-tipped Cantilevers for Magnetic Resonance Force Microscopy
Fabrication of Reliable Through-Silicon via (TSV) Interconnects for 3D Stacking
Micro and Nano Electro-Mechanical Systems: Technology for Engineering Metamorphosis
Self-Packaged Micro Fluorescence Detection Systems
Bi-Directional Transport of Ultra-Low Volume Droplets Using Capacitive Sensing
Microfluidic Transport Control Using Remotely Powered Semiconductor Diodes
Towards Feedback Control with Integrated Position Sensing in Micromachines
An Adaptive Feedback Control Circuit for Resonator Sensors
Atomic-Scale Studies of Complex Oxide Interfaces Using Aberration-Corrected Z-Contrast Imaging and EELS
In-situ Observation of Active Electronic Devices using Electrically Biased TEM Holder
Measuring Atomic Size Objects on Electrically Insulating Surfaces in Ultrahigh Vacuum
Ambient Dynamic Mode AFM Non-contact Operating Regime Determination
Atomic Resolution AFM with a Purely Electrical QPlus Sensor
Imaging Performance Variations in Organic Solar Cells with Time-Resolved Electrostatic Force Microscopy and Photocurrent-sensitive Atomic Force Microscopy
Investigation of Charge Trapping in GaN Films using Scanning Kelvin Probe Microscopy and Conductive Atomic Force Microscopy
Sinc or Sine? The Band Excitation Method and Energy Dissipation Measurements by SPM
Electromechanical Imaging, Polarization Switching, and Intermittent-Contact PFM in a Liquid Environment
Cold and Thermal Neutrons: Suitable Probes for Biomaterials
Small Angle Neutron Scattering Studies of the Counterion Effects on the Molecular Conformation and Structure of Charged G4 PAMAM Dendrimers in Aqueous Solutions
Neutron Reflection Study of Peptides and Proteins at Interfaces
Neutron Reflectivity and Scattering for Studying Biomolecules at Interfaces
Roles of Carbohydrates in Fine Adjustment of Biological Interfaces
Combining Surface Plasmons, Enzyme Chemistry and Nanoparticles for Ultrasensitive Biosensing
Polarization-Dependent Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering from Silver Nanoparticle Arrays
Nanoplasmonic Sensing of Surface and Bulk Modifications of Metallic Nanoparticles using Localized Surface Plasmon Resonances: Studies of Hydrogen Uptake in Supported Pd Nanoparticles and Oxidation of Al Nanoparticles
Surface Modification of Metallic Nanoparticles for Plasmonics Applications: Potential, Challenges and Advances in the Field
Environmental Sensitivities of Localized Surface Plasmon Resonances of Immobilized Nanoparticles: Substrate Modulation of Generic Bulk Phase Results
Controlled Plasmonic Coupling in Reconfigurable Nanoparticle Assemblies
Metal Films with Arrays of Tiny Holes: Infrared Plasmonic Scaffolding for Spectroscopy
Photo-Recognition and Control of a Small Number of Moleclues at Metal Nano-Gap Arrayed on Solid Surface
Characteristics for HfO2 Gate Dielectrics Deposited by Remote Plasma ALD Method
Pulsed Plasma-Enhanced Pulsed CVD of Y2O3 in MIM Capacitors
Engineering Plasma-Enhanced Chemical Vapor Deposition to Deliver Self-Limiting Deposition of Metal Oxide Thin Films
Peter Mark Memorial Award Lecture - Plasma-assisted Atomic Layer Deposition: Applications, Opportunities, and Mechanisms
Silicon Based Coatings by Means of Glow and Townsend Dielectric Barrier Discharges
Film Microstructure Control and Characterization of Ion Bombardment- Aided Remote Plasma Deposition of Silicon Dioxide Films
Self-Limiting Growth of Aluminum Oxide by Pulsed Plasma-Enhanced Chemical Vapor Deposition
Correlation of Surface Reactivity and Gas Phase Properties of CN Active Species in the Plasma Deposition of Carbon Nitride
Reaction Mechanisms in Patterning Hafnium Aluminate High-k Thin Films
Tungsten and Tungsten Nitride Etch Characterization for sub 45nm Metal Gate
Nitride Spacers Dry Etching for sub-20nm HfO2 - Metal Gate on Fully Depleted SOI
XPS Sidewall Analyses of Poly Si/TiN/HfO2 Gate Stack Etched with Chlorine and Fluorocarbon Based Chemistries
Reactive Ion Etching of Ru Compounds Modified by Ion Implant
Plasma Etching Processes for Aggressively Scaled Gate Features
Investigation of 45nm Silicon Gate Etching Process Variability Contributors
Control of SiO2/Si Interface States during Plasma Etching Processes
Plasma Etching in the Era of Intensive Integration Innovation
The Effect of Oxygen Addition in a Chlorine Plasma during Shallow Trench Isolation Etch
Temperature Effect on the Glancing Angle Deposition of Si Nanostructures
Gold Nanorod Arrays for Surface Enhanced Raman Scattering Imaging of Micro-objects
Applications of Porous Thin Films Fabricated by Glancing Angle Deposition
Periodic Nanostructures by Glancing Angle Deposition
Electrically Actuated Alq3 Nanospring Arrays
Effect of Thermal Oxidation and Annealing on the Structure and Morphology of Glancing Angle Deposited TiOx Films
Glancing Angle Deposition of Organic Molecules
Tailoring the Wettability of Vertically Aligned Si Nanorod Arrays by Glancing Angle Deposition
Chemical Modification of Nanocomposite Si-SiOx Films Obtained by Oblique Deposition
Impact of Surface Analysis in Hydrocarbon Catalysis: Examples from Industry
The Influence of Steps on the Adsorption, Fragmentation, and Reactions of Ethylene and Ethanol on Rh Surfaces
Mechanistic Insights on Fischer-Tropsch Synthesis
H Induced CO Dissociation on Nickel Surfaces
Density Functional Theory Study of the Interconversion between HCO (formyl) and COH Surface Reaction Intermediate on Pt(111)
Enantioselectivity and Structure of Naturally Chiral Metal Surfaces
Tunneling Contributions in β-Hydride Elimination of Ethyl Groups on Cu(111) and Cu(100) surfaces
CO Chemisorption on Cu(111) via Embedded Configuration Interaction Theory
Mechanistic Insights Into Methane Activation from State-Resolved Beam-Surface Scattering Measurements
Preparation of Nickel Nanoparticles and their Catalytic Activity in the Cracking of Methane.
Crystalline Structure of Sn/Cu(100) Across a Surface Phase Transition
Self-assembled MnN Superstructure on Cu(001) Surface
Surface Morphology and Step Fluctuations on Ag Nanowires
Capture-Zone Scaling and Universal Fluctuation Phenomena
Sulfur Adsorption on Ag(111): Self-Organization of Metal-Sulphur Complexes below 300K
Structure of the Al(100)-c(2x2)Ti Surface*
Hard Superconductivity in Soft Quantum Films
Initial Bilayer-by-Bilayer Growth of Ag Islands on NiAl(110): DFT Analysis of underlying Quantum Size Effects
Role of Surface Structure on Thin Film Nucleation on Quasicrystal Surfaces
Study of Growth Process and Structures of Carbon Nanowalls Synthesized Using Radical Injection Plasma Enhanced CVD
Evaluation and Control of Electric Conduction of Carbon Nanowalls Fabricated by Plasma-Enhanced CVD
Low Temperature Deposition of Carbon Nanosheets by C2H2/H2 Plasma Enhanced Chemical Vapor Deposition
Field Emission Performance of Carbon Nanosheets
Enhanced Field Emission from Mo2C Coated Carbon Nanosheets
Production of Large Area Graphene Sheets by Si Desorption from SiC
Epitaxial Graphene - A New Paradigm for Nanoelectronics
Rotational Stacking of Graphene Films Grown on 4H-SiC(000-1)
Probing the Interface between Graphene and SiC at the Atomic-scale*
Quasiparticle Interference in Epitaxial Graphene*
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