Presentations from ResearchFest 2012

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Packing Chitosan Beads in a Microfluidic Device to Capture Circulating Tumor Cells (CTCs) Chandamany Arya Srinivasa Raghavan (ChBE) and Samuel Forry (NIST)
Defect tailoring and electrical properties of ALD Al2O3 Alexander C. Kozen Gary Rubloff (MSE)
Molecular Dynamics Simulations of Polyunsaturated Fatty Acid Membrane Lipids Viviana Monje Jeffery Klauda (ChBE)
Atomic layer deposition (ALD) of battery materials: enabling nanostructure engineering for high performance Li-ion batteries Xinyi Chen Gary Rubloff (MSE)
New computational approaches improving iso"top"ic instationary metabolic flux analysis Xiaofeng Zhang Ganesh Sriram (ChBE)
Modeling spatial variations of copper oxide thin film deposition David Arana-Chavez Ray Adomaitis (ChBE)
Bio-nanolithography: Mechanically Guided Self-Assembly of Silk-Elastin-Like Protein Using Atomic Force Microscopy Nitinun Varongchayakul Santiago Solares (ME) and Joonil Seog (MSE)
Pseudo-Solid State Polymerization in Amorphous Polymer (Polycarbonate (PC)) Micro-Layers In Hak Baick Kyu Yong Choi (ChBE)
Capsule Motion in Constricted Microchannels Sun-Young Park Panos Dimitrakopoulos (ChBE)
Enhanced Kidney and Heart Delivery of α-Galactosidase by Modulating Enzyme Load and Carrier Bulk-Concentration of ICAM-1-Targeted Nanocarriers Janet Hsu Silvia Muro (BioE)
Fluorescent Iron Nanoparticles for Multimodal Microscopy of Neuronal Transport Olatunji Godo Sheryl Ehrman (ChBE) and Sameer Shah (BioE)
Stress Relaxation Behavior and Low Cycle Fatigue Behavior of Bulk SAC 305 Gary Paradee Aris Christou (ME/MSE)
Molecular Dynamics Study of Aggregation of Hexabenzocoronene (HBC) in Different Environments Ivy Muregi Jeffery Klauda (ChBE)
Creating Polymer Hydrogel “Hybrids” Combining Gels of Distinct Properties Neville Fernandes Srinivasa Raghavan (ChBE)
Atomic Layer Deposition (ALD) Films as Diffusion Barriers for Silver Artifacts Amy Marquardt Ray Phaneuf (MSE)
Polymerization of Ethylene on Pseudo-Inverse Opal Silica (PIOS) Particles Sangyool Lee Kyu Yong Choi (ChBE)
Contact Angle Behavior for Fullerene/Porphyrin Mixtures on Si surfaces for Organic Solar Cells Applications Miriam Cezza Ray Phaneuf (MSE)
An ALD Passivated Surface Acoustic Wave Sensor for Early Biofilm Detection Young Wook Kim Reza Ghodssi (ECE/ISR)
Engineering Algae for Photosynthetic Production of the Biofuel Precursor Isoprene Andrew Quinn Ganesh Sriram (ChBE)
Modeling ALD Surface Reaction and Process Dynamics using Absolute Reaction Rate Theory Curtisha D. Travis Ray Adomaitis (ChBE)
Direct Measurements of Mechanical Properties of Condensed DNA using Optical Tweezers Amy Lee Joonil Seog (MSE)
Thermal Shifts of Active Layer Bandgap(Eg) During Accelerated Reliability Testing of AlGaInP LEDs: A Real or Virtual Failure Mechanism? Milind Sawant Aris Christou (ME/MSE)
Droplets in Microfluidic Junctions Navadeep Boruah Panos Dimitrakopoulos (ChBE)
Osh4 Membrane Binding Through Molecular Dynamics Brent Rogaski Jeffery Klauda (ChBE)
Biological Templates for Anti-reflecting Surface & Current Collectors for Photoelectrochemical Cell Applications Chia-Ying Chiang Sheryl Ehrman (ChBE)