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Track E: Directed & Self Assembly

Monday, June 17

Morning

9:20 - 9:40ColineBretzCharacterization of the structural properties of colloidal suspensions through advanced Light Scattering.
9:40 - 10:00YuyinXiNew type of porous material synthesized by the solvent segregation driven nanoparticle self-assembly
10:00 - 10:20ZiliLiPhotoinduced reversible morphological transformation of azobenzene-containing pseudo-2D polymers
10:20 - 10:40Michael SolomonEffect of crystal quality on the brilliance of structural color from self-assembled colloidal crystals
10:40 - 11:00VirginiaDavisUnderstanding and Controlling the Self-Assembly of Cellulose Nanocrystal Mesogens into Films to Achieve Desired Properties
11:00 - 11:20MartinPospisilSelf Assembly of Cellulose Nanocrystals into Helical Microstructures

Afternoon 1

1:30 - 2:10

Roya

Zandi

Principles for designing protein nanocages (Keynote)

2:10 - 2:30YiruiLiPhoto-Crosslinking of Recombinant Protein Vesicles via Incorporation of Unnatural Amino Acids
2:30 - 2:50NathanMahynskiSymmetry-based discovery of multicomponent, two-dimensional colloidal crystals

Coffee Break

Afternoon 2

3:10 - 3:30AmandaMarcielStructure and rheology of polyelectrolyte complex coacervates
3:30 - 3:50
SidongTuPhase separation of ternary mixtures incorporating bottlebrushes: A Dissipative Particle Dynamics approach
3:50 - 4:!0AvanishBharatiCrystallization-driven self-assembly of model rod-like particles from diblock copolymers
4:10 - 4:30AndrewHarrisonRapid Self-Assembly of Metal/Polymer Hybrid Nanoparticles and Their Use as Nanoreactors

Tuesday, June 18

Morning

9:20 - 9:40SamanthaMcBrideCrystal patterning via evaporation: spirals, triangles, rings, and arrays
9:40 - 10:00ShengfengChengStratification in drying soft matter solutions
10:00 - 10:20PengZhangLysozyme Amyloid Fibrils Aggregation and Assembling in Droplet Based Confined Convective Flow on Super-Hydrophobic Surface
10:20 - 10:40TianyiYaoDirected micro assembly via capillary curvature attraction using a magnetic microrobot at oil/water interface
10:40 - 11:00BenjaminTansiLight-powered direction-controlled colloidal micropumps
11:00 - 11:20AliciaAltemoseAutonomous annealing of colloidal crystals induced by light-powered oscillations of active particles

Afternoon 1

1:30 - 2:10

Lorenzo

Di Michele

Multi-functional crystalline frameworks self-assembled from amphiphilic DNA nanostructures.

2:10 - 2:30YoungeunKimInvited LaMer presentation: Transmutable nanoparticles and interchangeable lattices with reconfigurable DNA bonds
2:30 - 2:50KohjiOhnoBinary colloidal crystals from nucleobase-containing-polymer-brush-decorated particles

Wednesday, June 19

Morning

9:20 - 10:00

Vinothan

Manoharan

Colloidal crystallization on a cylinder (Keynote)

10:00 - 10:20CicelyShillingfordAdvances in template-assisted capillary assembly: lattices, superstructures, and functional colloids
10:20 - 10:40MingzhuLiuSwitchable regioselective assemble of triblock microparticles based on surface material recognition
10:40 - 11:00Ernestvan der WeeBinary icosahedral quasicrystals of hard spheres in spherical confinement
11:00 - 11:20IsaacTorres DiazSuperellipses Phase Behavior & Structures

Afternoon 1

1:30 - 1:50JaeyubChungUse of Equilibrium and Dynamic Surface Tension Behavior for Detecting Critical Micelle Concentration and Critical Aggregation Concentration
1:50 - 2:10XiaokunZhangDerivation of cluster free energy profile for octyl/dodecyl phosphocholine micelles from molecular dynamics simulations
2:10 - 2:30YingzhenMaTemperature induced demixing of surfactant solutions in nanoporous materials: Directed pore uptake and phase separation in confinement
2:30 - 2:50KetanKuperkarUnraveling the Solubilization and Cytotoxicity Screening in Aqueous Solution of Surface–Active Amphiphiles Integrated with Physicochemical Characterization and Simulation

Coffee Break

Afternoon 2

3:10 - 3:30AhmedAl HarraqMagnetic field driven assembly of multicomponent low-symmetry supraparticles
3:30 - 3:50CraigMaloneyMagnetic particles in rotating fields: Role of susceptibility in chain collapse
3:50 - 4:10BhuvneshBhartiMagnetic field driven convection for directed patterning in drying droplets