COLLSunday, 10 September 2006

9:00 AM-12:10 PM Sir Francis Drake -- Carmel Room, Oral
Advanced Vibrational Spectroscopy Studies on Organic, Polymer, and Biological Surfaces
Polymers at Interfaces
Organizer:Zhan Chen
Organizer, Presiding:Shen Ye
9:00 AMSurface vibrational spectroscopy on polyvinyl cinnamate: Searching for molecular-level understanding of surface-induced liquid crystal alignment
Y. Ron Shen, C. Y. Chen, P. Pagliusi
9:30 AMSum-Frequency Generation spectroscopy of long-chain alkyl groups on polymers and in monolayers: order, anisotropy, and vibrational quantum beats
Alexander V. Benderskii, Himali D. Jayathilake, Andrey N. Bordenyuk
10:00 AMDetection of chirality from a helically structured polymer thin film: Sum-frequency vibrational spectroscopic study
Masahito Oh-e
10:30 AMProbing organic field effect transistors (OFETs) in situ using SFG
Hongke Ye, Ashraf Abu-Akeel, Jia Huang, Howard E. Katz, David H. Gracias
11:00 AMSum frequency generation vibrational spectroscopy studies on water-soluble polymer interfaces
Takayuki Miyamae
11:30 AMEnzyme activity on polymer films: The critical role of surface properties
Bo Chen, Miriam Rafailovich, Richard Gross
11:50 AMCombining confocal Raman spectroscopy and atomic force microscopy for characterization of pulp fiber surfaces
Monika Österberg, Anna-Stiina Jääskeläinen

Advanced Vibrational Spectroscopy Studies on Organic, Polymer, and Biological Surfaces -- Next Session

Symposium Grid -- Division of Colloid & Surface Chemistry -- Session Listing

Symposium Grid -- Nanotechnology -- Session Listing

The 232nd ACS National Meeting, San Francisco, CA, September 10-14, 2006