International Conference on the
Science and Application of Nanotubes

Boston College (USA)

July 6-11, 2002

NT'02 Conference Schedule

Friday, July 5, 2002

18:00   Evening welcome reception

Saturday, July 6, 2002

8:00   Opening Remarks
Keynote Lecture

8:30-9:15   Sa-Ky1 (I26).
"T. B. A."
by  Richard E. Smalley

Invited Talks

9:15-9:45   Sa-In1 (I2).
"Computational Diagnosis of Defective Nanotubes: Stability with Respect to Thermal and Optical Perturbations"
by  Yoshiyuki Miyamoto, Savas Berber, Mina Yoon, Angel Rubio, and David Tomanek

9:45-10:15   Coffee Break

10:15-10:45   Sa-In2 (I8).
"Coalescence and Nanoscale Welding of Single-walled Carbon Nanotubes."
by  J.C. Charlier, M. Terrones, F. Banhart, N. Grobert, H. Terrones, P.M. Ajayan

10:45-11:15   Sa-In3 (I20).
"Electronic Properties of (Gd@C82)n@SWNT Peapods"
by  Hisanori Shinohara

Poster++ Talk


Sa-PS1-Sy1 (P48).
"Chemical probe method for structure analysis of SWNTs with thermogravimetric measurements"
by  M. Yudasaka, M. Zhang, A. Koshio, S. Iijima

11:30-12:30   Poster+ Session 1: Synthesis
12:30-14:00   Lunch Break
14:00-15:30   Poster Session 1: Synthesis
15:30-15:45   Coffee Break
Poster++ Talk

15:45-16:00   Sa-P++2 (P206).
"In-situ Chemical Study of Aqueous Fluid Inside Carbon Nanotubes"
by  Nevin Naguib, Haihui Ye, Yury Gogotsi, Almila Guvenc Yazicioglu, and Constantine Megaridis

16:00-17:00   Poster+ Session 2: Synthesis
17:00-18:30   Poster Session 2: Synthesis
18:30-20:00   Dinner
20:00-22:00   Discussions

Sunday, July 7, 2002

Keynote Lecture

8:30-9:15   Su-Ky2 (I7).
"EELS investigation of plasmons in individual nanotubes"
by  C. Colliex, M. Kociak, O. Stephan, D.Taverna

Invited Talks

9:15-9:45   Su-In4 (I6).
"Spinning Carbon Nanotubes Fibers"
by  S. Badaire, B. Vigolo, C. Zakri, M. Maugey, A. Derré, P. Poulin, P. Launois, M. Lucas

9:45-10:15   Coffee Break

10:15-10:45   Su-In5 (I9).
"Fabrication, Characterization and Property of Aligned Multi-walled Carbon nanotubes"
by  S. S. Xie, W.Y Zhou, Z. W. Pan, B. H. Chang, W. Z. Li, L. Lu

10:45-11:15   Su-In6 (I5).
"Formation Mechanism and Controlled Growth of Boron Nitride Nanotubes Produced by Mechano-thermal Process"
by  Y. Chen, J. Fitzgerald and M. Conway

Poster++ Talk

11:15-11:30   Su-P++3 (P8).
"Massively parallel simulations of nanotube and peapod formation"
by  Syogo Tejima, Mikio Iizuka, Kazuo Minami, Hisashi Nakamura, Mina Yoon, Savas Berber, David Tomanek, Noejung Park, Hiroshi Okuda

11:30-12:30   Poster+ Session 3: Synthesis
12:30-14:00   Lunch Break
14:00-15:30   Poster Session 3: Synthesis
15:30-15:45   Coffee Break
Poster++ Talk

15:45-16:00   Su-P++4 (P208).
"Self assembly of catalyst for periodic arrays of aligned carbon nanotubes"
by  Jakub Rybczynski, Michael Hilgendorff, Michael Giersig

16:00-17:00   Poster+ Session 4: Synthesis
17:00-18:30   Poster Session 4: Synthesis
18:30-20:00   Dinner
20:00-22:00   Discussions

Monday, July 8, 2002

Keynote Lecture

8:30-9:15   Mo-Ky3 (I17).
"Carbon nanotubes and nanofibers with different morphology"
by  M. Endo, Y. A. Kim

Invited Talks

9:15-9:45   Mo-In7 (I4).
"Are Carbon Nanostructures an Efficient Hydrogen Storage Medium?"
by  M. Hirscher, M. Becher, M. Haluska, X. Chen, U. Dettlaff-Weglikoska, and S. Roth

9:45-10:15   Coffee Break

10:15-10:45   Mo-In8 (I21).
"Adsorptive and sieving properties of single wall carbon nanohorns for gases"
by  K. Kaneko, H. Tanaka, H. Kanoh, K. Murata, D. Kasuya, M. Yudasaka, S. Iijima, F. Kokai and K. Takahashi

10:45-11:15   Mo-In9 (I11).
"Feynman Crystal Growth Within Single Walled Carbon Nanotubes"
by  J. Sloan, A.I. Kirkland, J.L. Hutchison and M.L.H. Green

Poster++ Talk

11:15-11:30   Mo-P++5 (P51).
"Raman investigation of collective electronic effects in carbon nanotubes"
by  Chaoyang Jiang, Kris Kempa, Jialong Zhao, Ulrich Schlecht, Yuwei Fan, Thomas Basch, Ute Kolb, Marko Burghard, Alf Mews

11:30-12:30   Poster+ Session 5: Synthesis
12:30-14:00   Lunch Break
14:00-15:30   Poster Session 5: Synthesis
15:30-15:45   Coffee Break
15:45-18:00   Free Time
18:00-20:00   Boat Trip
20:00-22:00   Discussions

Tuesday, July 9, 2002

Keynote Lecture

8:30-9:15   Tu-Ky4 (I15).
"Single Carbon Nanotube Spectroscopy"
by  M. S. Dresselhaus, R. Saito, A. Jorio, A. G. Souza Filho, G. Dresselhaus, Ge. G. Samsonidze, M. A. Pimenta

Invited Talks

9:15-9:45   Tu-In10 (I28).
"Boron-, Nitrogen- and Iron-doped Carbon Nanomaterials: Controlled Synthesis, Electronic Properties and Novel Molecular Devices"
by  M. Terrones*, P.M. Ajayan, Y. Bando, F. Banhart, M. Baxendale, D.L. Carroll, J.-C. Charlier, R. Czerw, N. Grobert, D. Golberg, W.K. Hsu, R. Kamalakaran, F. López-Urías, J.L. Morán-López, E. Muñoz-Sandoval, M. Mayne, D. Ramírez, M. Reyes-Reyes, N.L. Rupesinghe, T. Seeger, H. Terrones

9:45-10:15   Coffee Break

10:15-10:45   Tu-In11 (I3).
"Superconductivity in carbon nanotubes"
by  M. Ferrier, M. Kociak, A. Kasumov, S. Gueron, B. Reulet and H. Bouchiat

10:45-11:15   Tu-In12 (I24).
"Multiwall Carbon Nanotube formation from CVD and the stability of ultra-narrow inner tubes"
by  G.A.J. Amaratunga, I.Alexandrou, M.Chhowalla, C. Ducati, N. Sano, D. Roy, K.Teo

Poster++ Talk

11:15-11:30   Tu-P++6 (P210).
"Raman and Infrared Active Modes of BN-nanotubes"
by  L. Wirtz, A. Rubio, R. Arenal de la Concha, A. Loiseau, F. Ducastelle, and S. Lefrant

11:30-12:30   Poster+ Session 6: Characterization
12:30-14:00   Lunch Break
14:00-15:30   Poster Session 6: Characterization
15:30-15:45   Coffee Break
Poster++ Talk

15:45-16:00   Tu-P++7 (P178).
"Curvature-induced polarization in carbon nanoshells"
by  Traian Dumitrica, Chad M. Landis, Boris I. Yakobson

16:00-17:00   Poster+ Session 7: Electronic Properties
17:00-18:30   Poster Session 7: Electronic Properties
18:30-20:00   Dinner
20:00-22:00   Discussions

Wednesday, July 10, 2002

Keynote Lecture

8:30-9:15   We-Ky5 (I22).
"Carbon Nanotube Electronics"
by  Phaedon Avouris

Invited Talks

9:15-9:45   We-In13 (I1).
"Electronic Properties of Nanotube Intramolecular Junctions"
by  Ph. Lambin

9:45-10:15   Coffee Break

10:15-10:45   We-In14 (I13).
"Effects of Pi and Sigma Interactions on the Bandgaps of Quasimetallic Carbon Nanotubes"
by  C.T. White, J.W. Mintmire, and I. Cabria

10:45-11:15   We-In15 (I18).
"Mapping the One-dimensional Electronic States of Nanotube Peapods Structures"
by  Ali Yazdani

Poster++ Talk

11:15-11:30   We-P++8 (P171).
"Y-junction Carbon Nanotubes"
by  W.Z. Li, J.G. Wen, Z.F. Ren

11:30-12:30   Poster+ Session 8: Applications
12:30-14:00   Lunch Break
14:00-15:30   Poster Session 8: Applications
15:30-15:45   Coffee Break
Poster++ Talk

15:45-16:00   We-P++9 (P165).
"Carbon nanotube for nanoelectronics"
by  Wonbong Choi, Byoung-Ho Cheong, Jujin Kim, Jaeuk Ju, Eunju Bae, G.S Chung

16:00-17:00   Poster+ Session 9: Applications
17:00-18:30   Poster Session 9: Applications
18:30-22:00   Banquet

Thursday, July 11, 2002

Keynote Lecture

8:30-9:15   Th-Ky6 (I27).
"T. B. A."
by  Charles M. Lieber

Invited Talks

9:15-9:45   Th-In16 (I19).
"Fabrication and Application of Functional Macroscopic Structures of Carbon Nanotubes: from Self-Assembly to Imaging"
by  Otto Zhou

9:45-10:15   Coffee Break

10:15-10:45   Th-In17 (I12).
"Optical Properties and Resonant Raman Spectroscopy of Carbon Nanotubes"
by  R. Saito, A. Grueneis, A. Jorio, A. G. Souza Filho, M. S. Dresselhaus, G. Dresselhaus, Ge. G. Samsonidze, L. G. Cancado, M. A. Pimenta

10:45-11:15   Th-In18 (I16).
"Exploring the concave nanospace inside single wall nanotubes by Raman scattering"
by  H. Kuzmany, T. Pichler, R. Pfeiffer, A. Kukovecz, F. Zerbetto, and M. Melle-Franco

11:15-11:45   Th-In19 (I14).
"Field electron emission from isolated nanotubes"
by  Jean-Marc Bonard

11:45-12:15   Th-In20 (I10).
"Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes: Dynamics of Charge-Carriers and Energetics of Gas-Surface Interactions"
by  Tobias Hertel, Gunnar Moos, Hendrik Ulbricht, Jennah Kriebel, and Roman Fasel

12:15-14:00   Lunch Break

14:00-14:30   Th-In21

14:30-14:45   Th-P++11

14:45-15:00   Th-P++12

15:00-15:30   Closing Remarks
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