Presentations 2000

[172] H. Srikanth, "Transverse Susceptibility and Magnetic Anisotropy in Nanoparticle Systems," 2000 MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, November 27 – December 1, 2000.

[171] H. Srikanth, "Strain Dependence and Magnetic Anisotropy in Chromium Dioxide Thin Films," 2000 MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, November 27 – December 1, 2000.

[170] B. Simmons, V. John, C. Taylor, G. McPherson, D. Schwartz, "Microstructure Determination of a Novel Organogel," AIChE Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, November 2000.

[169] B. Simmons, S. Li, V. John, A. Bose, G. McPherson, "The Use of Complementary Techniques to Determine the Structure and Properties of a Rigid Surfactant Mesophase," AIChE Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, CA, November 2000.

[168] S. Li, S. Simmons, L. Liu, G. Irvin, G. McPherson, V.T. John, "Templated Synthesis in a Self-Assembled Surfactant Gel Phase," AIChE Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, CA, November 2000.

[167] C.J. O'Connor, "Academic Materials Research Projects," Louisiana Research and Technology Summit, Baton Rouge, LA, October 23, 2000.

[166] J.B. Wiley, "The Use of Low-Temperature Topotactic Methods for Directing the Structure and Properties of New Materials," 8th Annual National Science Foundation Materials Chemistry Workshop, Mount Hood, Oregon, October 12 - 15, 2000.

[165] J.Q. Wang, "Spin-Interaction in Metallic Films Containing Nano-scale Magnet," invited paper presented at the International Conference on Engineering and Technological Sciences 2000 – International Symposium on Advanced Materials, Beijing, China, October 2000.

[164] J.Q. Wang, "Fabrication and Properties of Magnetic Particles with Nanometer Dimensions," invited paper presented at the International Conference on Engineering and Technological Sciences 2000 – International Symposium on Advanced Materials, Beijing, China, October 2000.

[163] K.J. Boyd, "Modeling of Low-Energy Cluster Ion-Surface Interactions with Full Inclusion of Internal Degrees of Freedom," presented at American Vacuum Society International Symposium, Boston, MA, October 2000.

[162] L. Xu, W. Zhou, R.H. Baughman, A.A. Zakhidov, and J.B. Wiley, "Fabrication of 3-D Nanoscale Meshes and Beads," DARPA Metamaterials pre-BAA Workshop, Greenbelt, Maryland, September 29, 2000.

[161] CJ O'Connor, J Tang, J Wang, S Hariharan and J MacLaren, "Spinstronic – Spin Transport and Spin Transport Electronics," 7th ICMM, San Antonio, TX, September 16-21, 2000.

[160] CJ O'Connor, "Nanophase Magnetic Particles for Advanced Materials", DARPA Spinstronic Program Review, Sedona, AZ, Aug 21-22, 2000.

[159] J.-S. Jung, Y.-R. Kim, S.H. Lee, J. Wiley, and C.J. O'Connor,"Co3(SbTe3)2 Nanoparticles in a AlMCM41 Host," presented at 220th ACS National Meeting, Washington, DC, August 20-24, 2000.

[158] J.H. Zhang and J. Wiemann "Magnetic Properties of the Nanoparticles of Mixed NiZn Ferrite," presented at 220th ACS National Meeting, Washington, DC, August 20-24, 2000.

[157] W. Zhou, "Nanostructure Study by Electron Microscopy at AMRI," poster presentation, Louisiana Materials Science Conference, New Orleans, LA, August 17-18, 2000.

[156] S.L. Whittenburg, "Micromagnetic Simulation of Deep Submicron Superalloy Discs," poster presentation, Louisiana Materials Science Conference, New Orleans, LA, August 17-18, 2000.

[155] J.A. Wiemann, J. Tang, K. Wang, J.W. Wang, and W. Zhou, "Characterization of Multi-Layered Thin Films Using X-Ray Reflectivity," poster presentation, Louisiana Materials Science Conference, New Orleans, LA, August 17-18, 2000.

[154] M.L. Viciu, T.A. Kodenkandath, J. Sims, E. Gilbert, L. Spinu, W. Zhou, J.-N. Chotard, and J.B. Wiley, "Topotactic Manipulation of Layered Perovskites," poster presentation, Louisiana Materials Science Conference, New Orleans, LA, August 17-18, 2000.

[153] J. Fang, W.L. Zhou, J. Dai, and K.L. Stokes, "Monodisperse Bismuth Nanoparticles Synthesized from High Temperature Colloidal System," poster presentation, Louisiana Materials Science Conference, New Orleans, LA, August 17-18, 2000.

[152] H. Xu, M.L. Viciu, L. Spinu, J. Dai, W. Wang, and J.B. Wiley, "Synthesis of a Perovskite-Related Compound and Frequency Dependence of the Dielectric Constant," poster presentation, Louisiana Materials Science Conference, New Orleans, LA, August 17-18, 2000.

[151] F. Chen, "Transport Properties of Clathrate Cs8Sn44 Under High Pressure," poster presentation, Louisiana Materials Science Conference, New Orleans, LA, August 17-18, 2000.

[150] B. Simmons, C. Taylor, S. Li, G. Irvin, A. Landis, V.T. John, G.L. McPherson, D. Schwartz, R. Moore, Arijit Bose, Weilie Zhou, "Fundamental Characterizations of, and Templated Materials Synthesis in Novel Organo- and Organohydro-Gels," poster presentation, Louisiana Materials Science Conference, New Orleans, LA, August 17-18, 2000.

[149] A.Ya. Vovk, W. Wang, J.-Q. Wang, L.M. Malkinski, N.N. Dao, J.B. Wiley, A.F. Kravets, A.M. Pogoriliy, O.V. Shipil, "Composite Thin Film Materials with Giant Magnetoresistive Effect," poster presentation, Louisiana Materials Science Conference, New Orleans, LA, August 17-18, 2000.

[148] J Fang, V Kolesnichenko, CJ O'Connor, K Stokes, J Wiley, W Gaschler, and C Murray, "Synthesis, Properties and Applications of Nanoparticles," invited oral presentation, Louisiana Materials Science Conference, New Orleans, LA, Aug 17-18, 2000.

[147] J Dai, J Fang, F Agnoli, A Kumbhar, W Zhou, W Wang, K Stokes, CJ O'Connor, and J Tang, "High Thermal Stability and Coercivity of Co Nanoparticle Induced by Ferromagnet/Antiferromagnet Exchange Coupling," poster presentation, Louisiana Materials Science Conference, New Orleans, LA, Aug 17-18, 2000.

[146] L. Spinu, "RF Spin Dynamics in Novel Magnetic Systems," poster presentation, Louisiana Materials Science Conference, New Orleans, LA, August 17-18, 2000.

[145] K.J. Boyd, "Integrated Structural and Magnetic Property Determination by Ion Scattering Methods," poster presentation, Louisiana Materials Science Conference, New Orleans, Louisiana, August 17-18, 2000.

[144] W.L. Zhou, L. Xu, C. Frommen, R.H. Baughman, A.A. Zakhidov, L. Malkinski, and J.B. Wiley, "Inverse Porous Nickel Nanostructures from Opal Membrane Templates," oral presentation at the Microscopy & Microanalysis 2000 Conference, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, August 13-17, 2000.

[143] WL Zhou, J Lin, and CJ O'Connor, "One, Two, and Three Dimensional Gold Nanoparticle Arrays from Reserve Micelles," Microscopy & Microanalysis 2000 Conference, Philadelphia, PA, August 13-17, 2000.

[142] K.-Y. Wang, C. Frommen, P.J. Schilling, N. Moelders and J. Tang, "Evolution of Magnetic Phases upon Annealing in Glass-Coated Fe-Ni-Cu Microwires," International Conference on Magnetism (ICM 2000), Recife, Brazil, August 7-11, 2000.

[141] K. Wang, W. Zhou, J. Dai and J. Tang, "Novel Transport Properties of Fe3C Islands Prepared by Pulsed Laser Deposition," International Conference on Magnetism (ICM 2000), Recife, Brazil, August 7-11, 2000.

[140] CJ O'Connor, J Sims, A Kumbhar, V Kolesnichenko, WL Zhou, JA Wiemann, "Magnetic Properties of Fe(1-X) PtX/Au and CoPt3/Au Core-shell Nanoparticles," International Conference on Magnetism 2000, Recife, Brazil, Aug 6-11, 2000.

[139] J.W. Wang, "Giant Magnetoresistance in Co/Cu/Co Pseudo Spin Valves," invited paper presented at EMMA 2000 Conference, Kiev, Ukraine, June 2000.

[138] KL Stokes, J Fang, F Chen, CJ O'Connor, W Gaschler, and CB Murray, "Nanophase Semiconductors and Semimetals as Potential Thermoelectric Materials," presentation at the DARPA/ONR Thermoelectrics Principal Investigator's Meeting, Hilton Head Island, SC, May 31 – June 2, 2000.

[137] L Spinu, S Hariharan, JA Wiemann, S Li, J Tang, C O'Connor, "Superparamagnetism and Transverse Susceptibility in Magnetic Nanoparticle Systems," 2000 IEEE International Magnetic Conference, Toronto, Canada, April 9-13, 2000.

[136] CJ O'Connor, "Nanophase Materials Research for Microdevice Applications and Micromanufacturing," First Annual Louisiana Microsystems Conference, Louisiana Tech University, Ruston, LA April 4-5, 2000.

[135] JB Wiley, JN Lalena, ML Viciu, L Xu, WL Zhou, EE Carpenter, and CJ O'Connor, "Assembly of Metal-Anion Arrays within Layered Perovskite Hosts," 219th ACS National Meeting , San Francisco, CA., March 26-30, 2000.

[134] CJ O'Connor, "Fabrication and Properties of Magnetic Particles with Nanometer Dimensions," 219th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA., March 26-30, 2000.

[133] TA Kodenkandath, JN Lalena, ML Vicui, L Xu, WL Zhou, EE Carpenter, CJ O'Connor, and JB Wiley, "Assembly of Metal-Anion Arrays within Perovkite Hosts," 219th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA., March 26-30, 2000.

[132] S. Li, G Irvin, B Simmons, VT John, G McPherson, CJ O'Connor, W Zhou, "Organogel Formed by Bridging Reverse Micelles through Hydrogen Bonding: Characterization and Applications to Magnetoresponsive Materials," 219th ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA., March 26-30, 2000.