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Particles 2003

23-26 August 2003

Imaging, Marking, and Printing Applications of Particle Technology

Westin Prince Hotel

Co-Sponsored by
The Society for Imaging Science and Technology

The Particle Technology Forum of AIChE

Corporate Sponsor
Eastman Kodak Company

An interdisciplinary international conference focusing on imaging, marking, and printing applications of particle technology.

Paper Topics:

AFM Particle Imaging

Color in Advanced Pigmented Coatings
Coupler Dispersions
Crystallization Control

Dispersions and Emulsions

Emulsion Polymerization

Film Formation

Inkjet Droplet Formation
Liquid Development

Magnetic Dispersions and Coatings
Medical Diagnostic Imaging

Metallic Pigments
Paper Design and Coating

Particle Arrays and Devices
Particle Characterization

Particle-Based Displays

Particle-Based Inks
Particles for Anti-blocking and Matting

Powder Tribology
Silver Halide Technology

Suspension Polymerization
Tonors in Electrophotography

Plenary Lectures

Tadaaki Tani, Fuji Photo Film Company
Nanoparticles and Nanotechnology in Silver Halide Imaging

Mitchell Winnik, Universityof Toronto
Film Formation in Particle-Based Coatings

Mohan SrinivasaraoGeorgia Insitute of Technology
Color In Biology - Biomimetic Ideas for Pigments

International Organizing Committee

Jim Anderson (USA)
Terry D. Blake (United Kingdom)

Mel Croucher (USA)
Nssim Garti (Israel)

George Gibson (USA)
Michael Hair (Canada)

Michael Hopper (Canada)
Robert O. James (USA)

Alexey Kabalnov (USA)
Shlomo Magdassi (Israel)
Ian Morrison (USA)
Olivier Poncelet (France)

Stephen Postle (USA)
Theodore Provder (USA)
Peter Reynders (Germany)

Allan .B.J. Rodrigues (USA)
Melville R.V. Sahyun (USA)
Ravi Sharma (USA)

Andrew Sierakowski
Yoshihiko Suda (Japan)

Tadaaki Tani (Japan)

John Texter
(USA), General Chair

Invited Speakers

James H. Anderson (Heidelberg Digital, RochesterNY)
Humidity dependence of tribocharging of toner surface treated with a hydrophobic and a hydrophilic silica

Achod André Aradian (University of Edinburgh, UK)
A simple theoretical approach to the competition between chain interdiffusion and chemical crosslinking during film formation

Alberto Argoitia (Flex Products Inc., Santa Rosa, CA)
Preparation and optical characterization of special effect pigments

André Arsenault (University of Toronto, Canada)
Photonic ink

Matthias Ballauff (University of Karlsruhe, Germany)
Spherical polyelectrolyte brushes

Nelson S. Bell (Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM)
Printing of nanoparticulate pastes

Alexander Bittner (Max-Planck-Institute for Solid State Research, Stuttgart, Germany)
Dendrimers and plant viruses as templates for nanostructures

Graciela B. Blanchet (Du Pont Company, Wilmington, DE)
Large area printing of organic transistors

Paul Braun (University of Illinois, Urbana, IL)
Synthesis, functionalization, and characterization of ultrabright fluorescent Si and Ge nanoparticles with potential application as biological taggants

Wolfgang Bremser (BASF Coatings, Muenster, Germany)
Polymers and dispersions with diphenylethene - Molecular control and material design

M. Christine Brick (Eastman Kodak Company, Rochester, NY)
Organic pigment precipiation by solvent shifting

Jospeh Bringley (Eastman Kodak Company, RochesterNY)
Photographic applications of layered materials: Chemical sequester and release agents

Mark Bumiller (Malvern Instruments, Southborough, MA)
Novel technologies for characterizing colloidal dispersions of particle imaging systems

Wallace W. Carr (Georiga Tech, Atlanta, GA)
Particle-laden drop impacting on solid surfaces

Joseph Cesarano III (Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, NM)
Robocasting three-dimensional structures with fine-particle pastes

Subhash Chander (Pennsylvania State University, University Park, PA)
Dispersion of hydrophobic pigments in aqueous media

David M. Chapman (Grace Davison Company, Columbia, MD)
Preparation, properties and performance of nanoparticle silicas in ink-jet ink-receptive layers

Michael J. Cima (MIT, Cambridge, MA)
Spreading and infiltration of polymer solution droplets on porous particulate substrate

Wayne Cook (Flint Ink, Ann Arbor, MI)
Ultrafiltration of pigments for inkjet applications

Anna Luisa Costa (CNR-Institute of Science and Technology for Ceramics (ISTEC), Faenza, Italy)
Electrokinetic study of ceramic coating processes

Edul Dalal (Xerox Corporation, NY)
Particle effects in the color of xerographic prints

Mark R. De Guire (Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH)
Nanoscale measurements of forces between ceramics and model surfaces

Flavio Deflorian (University of Trento, Italy)
Evaluation by impedance spectroscopy of pigment and particle properties
in protective organic coatings

Paolo Emilio Di Nunzio (Centro Sviluppo Materiali SpA, Rome, Italy)
Use of Monte Carlo methods in characterizing nanostructured materials by wide- and small-angle x-ray scattering

Kenneth M. Doxsee (University of Oregon, Eugene, OR)
Shape selective crystallization of silver halides in nonaqueous gels

Steve Duke (Auburn University, Auburn, AL)
Imaging of ink particles and bubbles in flotation processes

Olivier Dupont (UCB Chemicals, Drogenbos, Belgium)
Film formation and morphology of waterborne pressure-sensitive adhesives

Stefanie Eiden (University of Konstanz, Germany)
Synthesis of hollow and non-hollow titania colloidal particles

Pedro Fardim (Åbo Akademi University, Turku/Åbo, Finland)
Chemical microscopy of papermaking fibers and paper coatings

Ramin Farnood (University of Toronto, Canada)
Application of particle science in papermaking

Patrick A.C. Gane (Omya AG, Oftringen, Switzerland)
Absorption properties of coatings: A selected overview of absorption criteria derived from recent pore network modelling

Yong Gao (Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL)
Functionalization of the surface of nanoparticles for organic synthesis and biological applications

Jayne C. Garno (NIST, Gaithersberg, MD)
Application of AFM-based lithography to position nanoparticles with nanoscale precision

George Gibson (Xerox Corporation, Webster, NY)
Control of electrical properties in mixed liquid ink systems

John Graham (Xerox Research Centre of Canada)
Study of the photoconductivity mechanism in phthalocyanine pigment particles by electric field modulated time resolved fluorescence

Ed Gutman (Consultant, Webster, NY)
A comparison between triboelectric measurements and models for the electric field dependence of the chargingof two-component xerographic developers

Eric Hanson  (Hewlett Packard, Palo Alto, CA)
Offset liquid toner electrophotography

Richard W. Harold  (BYK Gardner USA, Columbia, MD)
The basics of color and appearance

Alex Hladnik  (ICP-Pulp and Paper Institute, Ljoblijana, Slovenia)
Use of specialty pigments in inkjet paper coatings

Mike Hopper  (Consultant, Toronto, Canada)
Formation of micron-sized particles by controlled aggregation of a latex: Process conditions

Roger G. Horn (University of South Australia, Mawson Lakes, Australia)
Particle interactions in nonpolar liquids

Robert O. James (Eastman Kodak Company, New York)
Electrical and optical characteristics of the transparent magnetic recording layer in the advanced photo system

Phil Jones (Imerys, Roswell, GA)
Kaolinite building blocks: Seeing an old material in new ways

Bruce Kahn (Rochester Institute of Technology, ROchester, NY)
Printing radio frequency identification tag (RFID) antennae using inks containing metal nanoparticles

Eric W. Kaler (University of Delaware, Newark, DE)
Polymeric particles templated from cationic vesicles

Yelena Kann  (Lynn Plastics Corporation, Lynn, MA)
Particles as colorants

Michael Kappl  (Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Mainz, Germany)
Measuring adhesion and friction forces with the particle interaction apparatus

Wolfgang Kautek  (Federal Institute for Materials Research and Testing, Berlin, Germany)
Laser cleaning of paper and parchment: Phenomenology and fundamentals

Hiroyuki Kawamoto  (Waseda University, Tokyo, Japan)
Basic research and application on dynamics of electromagnetic
particles  for imaging technology

Steven D. Keller  (SUNY College of Environmental Science and Forestry, Syracuse, NY)
Effects of dehydration on the apolar surface energetics of inorganic paper fillers

Nicholas Kotov  (Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK)
Luminescence patterning with nanoparticles

Henrik Krarup (Malvern Instruments, Southborough, MA)
An overview of particle size and shape characterization techniques for toner materials

Ken'ichi Kuge (Chiba University, Japan)
Preparation of gold nanoparticles in gelatin layer films by using photographic film: Characteristics of gold nanoparticles prepared on ultra-fine grain emulsions

Eugena Kumacheva  (University of Toronto, Canada)
New approaches to assembly of microspheres in periodic structures

Joy Thomas Kunjappu (Barnard College, New York, NY)
Surfactants in the service of ink chemists

Richard M. Laine (University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI)
Processing of mixed-metal oxide nanoparticles by flame spray pyrolysis upconverting phosphors as taggants

John Laing (Xerox Corporation, Webster, NY)
Size matters

Francis Larche (University of Montpellier, France)
Coating, water adsorption and rheology of calcium carbonate particles in an organic liquid

Hue P. Le (Picojet, Inc., Hillsboro, OR)
Inkjet droplet formation: Device designs, fabrications, and applications

Claudia Leiggener (University of Berne, Switzerland)
Luminescence properties of Ag2S and Ag4S2 in zeolite A

Ingo H. Leubner  (Crystallization Consulting, Penfield, NY)
Crystallization control in silver halide precipitation

Jennifer A. Lewis  (University of Illinois, Urbana, IL)
Colloidal inks for directed assembly of 3-D periodic structures

Chunyan Liu  (Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing
The behavior of AgX particles in reverse microemulsions

Renate Lobnig  (University of Applied Sciences, Esslingen, Germany)
Development of a new experimental method to determine critical pigment volume concentrations using impedance spectroscopy

Janet K. Lomness (University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL)
FIB/TEM characterization of powder particles

Shlomo Magdassi  (Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel)
Novel nanoparticles in ink jet printing

Debasis Majumdar  (Eastman Kodak Company, Rochester, NY)
Clay-polymer nanocomposite materials for imaging applications

Shlomo Margel  (Bar Ilan University, Israel)
Functional nano and micro-scaled spherical and non-spherical particles of narrow size distribution and their use for medical imaging applications

John L. Marshall (Polaroid Corporation, Waltham, MA)
Acid amplified imaging: Efficient electron transfer photochemical acid generation via microscopic ionic reaction centers suspended in a nonpolar polymeric matrix

Yoshitake Masuda (Nagoya University, Japan)
Low dimensional particle patterning

Tatsushi Matsuyama (Soka University, Tokyo, Japan)
Shape problems in laser diffraction methods for particle characterization

Charles J. McDonald (Consultant, Midland, MI)
Voided latex particles: Synthesis and applications

Guillermo Monrós (Universitat Jaume I, Castelló de la Plana, Spain) 
Nanocoatings of chromophore oxides on glazes

Peter Moran (Institute of Materials Research and Engineering, Singapore)
Microcontact printing of catalytic nanoparticles for achieving metal microcircuit

Ian Morrison (Cabot Corporation, Billerica, MA)
The flow of Herschel-Bulkley fluids

Miran Mozetic (Institute Jozef Stefan, Ljubljana, Slovenia)
Selective plasma etching of polymer-matrix composites to reveal fillings distribution and orientation

Tetsuo Murayama (Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation and CACs, Yokohama, Japan)
Photo-carrier generation process in Azo pigment-based layered organic photoconductors: Role of carrier transport materials

Dave Nikles (University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL)
Self-asssembled FePt nanoparticles for granular magnetic recording media

Richard O'Brien  (Colloidal Dynamics, Eveleigh NSW, Australia)
Electroacoustic characterization of pigments, inks and paper pulp

Patrick O'Hagan (Particle Sizing Systems, Port Richey, FL)
Measuring stability and oversized particles in inks: Two new technologies

Yusuke Okawa (Chiba University, Japan)
Control of molecular weight distribution and physical properties of gelatin and carrageenan with the water jet technique

Jos Olijve(Fuji Photo Film B.V., Tilburg, The Netherlands)
Influence of gelatin properties on the stability of photographic emulsions

Robert Pelton (McMaster University, Hamilton, Canada)
Adhesion of CaCO3 particles to cellulose

George Podolsky (East St. Louis, IL)
The use of magnetic iron oxides in electrophotographic toners

Janet Preston (Imerys, St. Austell, UK)
Controlling pore structure of paper coating layers to influence offset print quality

Ted Provder (Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI)
Particle characterization problem solving in coatings

Dewei Qi (Western Michigan University, Kalamazoo, MI)
Dynamic motion of nonspherical particles in shear flows

Syed Qutubuddin (Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH)
Titania nanocoating on monodisperse silica particles

Bandaru Ramarao (SUNY Environmental College of Science and Forestry, Syracuse, NY)
Moisture transport mechanisms in paper and fibrous materials

Peter Reynders (Merck, Germany)
Special effect pigments - Orientation of platelets in application

Jens Rieger (BASF-AG, Ludwigshafen, Germany)
Recent insight into the complex process of particle formation

John A. Rogers (University of Illinois, Urbana, IL)
Nanoparticles for soft lithograpy

Melville Sahyun (University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire)
Nanoparticle AgBr: A model for analytical studies of AgBr surface chemistry and the basis for novel photonic materials

Hiroshi Saijo (Kyoto Institute of Technology, Kyoto, Japan)
J-Aggregate nanoparticles on AgBr microcrystals studied by cathodoluminescence microscopy, ultra-low voltage high resolution SEM and AFM

Justin Salminen (Helsinki University of Technology, Finland)
Thermochemical multiphase models for general chemistry and paper industry

Nigel Sanders (Specialty Minerals, Bethlehem, PA)
Surface energy of synthetic calcium carbonate (PCC) pigments

Helmut Schmidt (Institut für Neue Materialien, Saarbrücken, Germany)
Fabrication and processing of nanoparticles for coatings

Surajit Sen (SUNY Buffalo, NY)
Possibility of an inkjet printer using ferrofluid nanoparticle based ink drops: A theorist’s version

Ravi Sharma (Eastman Kodak Company, Rochester, NY)
Electrokinetic analysis of nanopigment heterocoagulation

Weidian Shen (Eastern Michigan University, Ypsilanti, MI)
Effect of adding nano-silica on the mechanical and tribological properties of acrylic-based polyurethane

Nick Sheridon (Gyricon Media, Palo Alto, CA)
The Gyricon flexible display technology

Vladislav Skorokhod (Xerox Research Centre of Canada)
Micro- and nanoparticulate materials in xerographic printing: Design and electrophysical properties

Gary Slater (Eastman Kodak Company, Rochester, NY)
Use of mass balance and data binning in electrozonal techniques

Dennis Smith (Eastman Kodak Company, New York)
Polymer particle synthesis by specialized suspension polymerization

Shane Street (University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL)
Dendrimers: Patterning, metal electrodeposition, and nanoparticle synthesis

Masao Tanaka (Dainippon Ink and Chemicals, Inc., Chiba, Japan)
Microencapsulated pigments

John Texter(Eastern Michigan University, YpsilantiMI)
Reactivity effects of coupler dispersion particle structure

Kazuto Tokumitsu (Tokyo University, Japan)
Continuous preparation of nano-size particles by water jet microcavitation

Carl Tripp (University of Maine, Orono, ME)
The relationship between the molecular chemistry of silane modified silica particles and triboelectric charging

Yasuo Tsubai (Mitsubishi Paper Mills Ltd., Kyotot, Japan)

Some factors affecting structure formation and hardening in gelatin film

Richard Turton (West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV)
Imaging and real-time acquisition of tablet movement in rotating drum equipmen

Lee Tutt (Eastman Kodak Company, Rochester, NY)
Novel laser imaging media based on covering power changes

William N. Unertl (University of Maine, Orono, ME)

Micrometer-scale mechanical properties of coating surfaces

Theodorus van de Ven (McGill University, Montreal, Canada)

Penetration of starch and other sizing agents into paper in a size press

Edward Van Keuren (Georgetown University, Washington, DC)

Polymer nanoparticles synthesized with solvent shifting

Fernando de la Vega (NanoPowders Industries, Ceasarea, Israel)
Silver nanopowders in conductive inks for inkjet applications

Rick Veregin (Xerox Research Centre of Canada)

The physics and chemistry of nanoparticulate surface additives in xerographic triboelectric charging: The role of work functions and water

Wolfgang Voit (Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden)

Drop-on-demand inkjet printing of epoxies and magnetic materials

Ting-Jie Wang (Tsinghua University, Beijing, China)

Characteristics of inorganic and organic modification processes of TiO2

Tomoaki Watanabe (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan)
Direct patterning of ceramic films by soft solution processing using locally activated interfacial reactions

James Watts (Plastic Logic Ltd., Cambridge, UK)

Jetting of high conductivity interconnects using silver nanoparticle inks for polymer thin film transisitors

Joe B. Whitehead, Jr. (University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS)

Liquid crystal and polymer dispersions: Tailoring the morphology

Graham Wright (NexPress Solutions LLC, Rochester, NY)

Toner transfer and the effects of air gaps, applied fields, adhesion forces on image quality

Limin Wu (Fudan University, Shanghai, P.R. China)
Preparation and characterization of nanocomposite polymeric coatings

Huining Xiao (University of New Brunswick, Fredericton, Canada)
Cationic nano- or microparticles for fine filler retention

Ren Xu (Beckman Coulter, Inc., Fullerton, CA)

Fast and multifaceted shape and size analysis of microparticles

Ning Yan (University of Toronto, Canada)

Characterizing particle interactions in printing using micro-thermal analysis

Matt Yates (University of Rochester, NY)

Colored and luminescent polymer microspheres via compressed carbon dioxide assisted microencapsulation

Yuan Yu (Cabot Corp, Billerica, MA)

High performance pigments for inkjet applications

A.A. Zaman (University of Florida, Gainesville, FL)

Dispersions of highly concentrated fine particulates: stability, rheology and fluidity limits

Miqin Zhang (University of Washington, Seattle, WA)

Novel superparamagnetic nanoparticle-conjugates for MRI molecular imaging and cancer therapeutics

Hong-Ben Zhou (Technical University of Munich, Germany)

Characterization and ailoring of toner adhesion forces

Huai Yong Zhu (University of Sydney, Australia)
One-dimensional nanoparticulates of metal oxides through wet chemistry approaches

Program Sessions

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