PMSEMonday, April 7, 2008

1:30 PM-5:00 PM Hilton New Orleans Riverside -- Grand Salon 19, Oral
Mechanical Instabilities in Polymer Films, Interfaces and Nanostructures
Metrology and Thin Films
Organizers:Christopher M. Stafford
Adam J. Nolte
Organizer, Presiding:Rui Huang
1:30 PMCapillary wrinkling of floating thin films
Thomas P. Russell, Jiangshui Huang, Megan Juszkiewicz, Wim de Jeu, Enrique Cerda, Todd S. Emrick, Narayanan Menon
2:00 PMHarnessing wrinkling instabilities for advanced measurements of polymeric thin films
Jun Young Chung, Rui Huang, Christopher M. Stafford
2:30 PMDetermination of silver nanowires elastic modulus by means of longitudinal buckling instability
Ray Gunawidjaja, Chaoyang Jiang, Vladimir V. Tsukruk
2:50 PMMeasuring the modulus of hydrated contact lenses via surface wrinkling
Jun Young Chung, Young Jong Lee, Peyton L. Hopson, Michael J. Fasolka, Christopher M. Stafford
3:10 PMIntermission
3:20 PMWrinkling of polymer coatings
Soumendra K. Basu, Alon V. McCormick, Lorraine F. Francis, L. E. Scriven
3:50 PMBuckling instability of nanocomposite polymeric structures: Measuring elastic properties of complex nanostructured materials
Vladimir V. Tsukruk
4:20 PMEffects of humidity on the thickness and Young's modulus of polyelectrolyte multilayer films
Adam J. Nolte, Neil D. Treat, Michael F. Rubner, Robert E. Cohen
4:40 PMStrain-induced elastic buckling instability for mechanical measurements (SIEBIMM) on colloidal assemblies
Zekeriyya Gemici, Patrick Smadbeck, Michael F. Rubner, Robert E. Cohen

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The 235th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, April 6-10, 2008