Workshop 6: Nanoscience C
Controlling Interations in Complex Materials

Organizer: Stephen Streiffer
Bldg. 402, APS Conference Center Lecture Hall


Nanoscale ferroelectric magnetic photonic systems: materials systems that communicate through electromagnetic fields in a manner that is dictated by their nanostructure.

Thursday, May 1, 2003


1:30 p.m. Defect Mediated Transport in Nanostructures: Interfaces, Clusters, and Individual Molecules
Dawn Bonnell, University of Pennsylvani
2:00 p.m. In-situ X-ray Studies of Ferroelectricity in PbTiO3
Dillon Fong, Materials Science Division, Argonne National Laboratory
2:30 p.m. Ferroelectric Field Effect Modulation of Superconductivity and Magnetism
Charles Ahn, Yale University
3:00 p.m. Refreshments
3:30 p.m. Manipulating Nanomagnets with Spin-Polarized Currents
Dan Ralph, Cornell University
4:00 p.m. Manipulating Light on Nanoscales: Plasmonics
Norbert Scherer, University of Chicago
4:30 p.m. Thermal Energy and the Potential Limits of Magnetic Nanotechnologies
Eric Fullerton, Hitachi Corporation
5:00 p.m. Adjourn