May 19

Toshio Masuda (KIPS, Chairman of the Steering Committee)

Leslie Smith (NIST, Director, Material Science and Engineering Laboratory)

Fumihiko Tanaka (KIPS, Polymer Chemistry) Presiding
ToshiRo Masuda (Kyoto Univ.)

Polymer Physics in Kyoto
Richard S. Stein (University of Massachusetts)

Light Scattering Studies of Polymer Crystallization
Coffee Break

Hiroyuki Sugimura (COE) Presiding
Y. Sakaguchi, Kozaburo Tamura (COE, Mat. Sci. Eng., Kyoto U.)

Photo-Generated Patterns in Liquid Sulphur
Leonid A. Bendersky (NIST, Metallurgy Division)

Structural Hierarchies in Alloys and Ceramics

Poster Raising

Hideshi Ishii (COE) Presiding
Haruyuki Inui (COE, Mat. Sci. Eng., Kyoto U.)

Identification of Crystal Chirality by Electron Diffraction
James A. Warren (NIST, Metallurgy Division)

Phase-Field Modeling of Polycrystalline Growth
Poster Session

Takenao Yoshizaki (KIPS, Polymer Chemistry) Presiding
Jack F. Douglas (NIST, Polymers Division)

Symmetry, Equivalence and Self-Organization
Yo Nakamura (KIPS, Polymer Chemistry)

Wormlike-Chain Properties of Polystyrene Polymacromonomers in Solution
Wen-Li Wu (NIST, Polymers Division)

Application of X-Ray Scattering and Reflectivity for Nanostructure Characterization
Reception (Coop Café)
  May 20

Mitsuo Sawamoto (KIPS, Polymer Chemistry) Presiding
Shunsaku Kimura, K. Kitagawa, T. Morita (KIPS, Material Chemistry)

Electron Transport through Monomolecule or Bundle of Helical Peptides Immobilized on Substrate
Kathryn L. Beers (NIST, Polymers Division)

Microfluidic Technology for Polymer Synthesis, Formulation and Characterization
Fumio Sanda, T. Masuda (KIPS, Polymer Chemistry)

Synthesis and Properties of Amino Acid-Derived Helical Polyacetylenes
Coffee Break

Eric Amis (NIST, Polymers Division) Presiding
Takeji Hashimoto (KIPS, Polymer Chemistry)

A Summary of My Long-Term Collaborative Research with Polymer Division at NBS and NIST

Shinzaburo Ito (KIPS, Polymer Chemistry) Presiding
Christopher M. Stafford (NIST, Polymers Division)

Elastic Moduli of Ultrathin Polymer Films
Yoshinobu Tsujii, K. Okayasu, K. Ohno, T. Fukuda (KIPS, Ins. Chem. Res.)

Surface Interactions of High-Density Polymer Brushes
Vivek Prabhu (NIST, Polymers Division)

Direct Measurement of the Counterion Distribution in Swollen Polyelectrolyte Films
Coffee Break

Koichi Kato (KIPS, Frontier Med. Sci.) Presiding
Hiroo Iwata, Yusuke Arima (KIPS, Frontier Med. Sci.)

Cell Adhesion on Self-Assembled Alkanethiol Monolayers with Various Functional Groups
Marcus T. Cicerone (NIST, Polymers Division)

Hyperspectral Imaging and Glassy Dynamics for Tissue Engineering

Koji Nishida (KIPS, Ins. Chem. Res.) Presiding
Toshikazu Takigawa (KIPS, Material Chemistry)

Flow-Induced Swelling of Polymer Gels
Charles C. Han (Chinese Acad. Sci., Ins. Chem., Beijing)

Fluctuation Induced Crystallization in a Simultaneously Phase Separation and Crystallization Polyolefin Blend System

Fumihiko Tanaka (KIPS, Chairman of Symposium)