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SAOG represents the Surface Science and Thin Films Community of Switzerland > Conference Program SAOG 2017: January 27th, 2017 > Poster Session 2017

Poster Session 2017

(during coffee and lunch breaks in the entrance hall) comes soon

The poster size should not exceed A0 in portrait format!


A. Lapresta-Fernández1,2, P. J. Silva1, Z. P Güven1, F. Stellacci1

1 Institute of Materials Science & Engineering, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, (EPFL) 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland

2 ECsens, Department of Analytical Chemistry, University of Granada, Granada 18071, Spain.

SERS-based ligand exchange monitoring on silver nanocubes that mimics the cell membrane structure to induce interactions with lipid vesicles


S. Fatayer, W. Steurer, L. Gross, G. Meyer

IBM Research – Zurich, Rüschlikon, Switzerland

Measuring and controlling the charge state of molecules on insulating films


E. Ilic1, R. Hauert1, P. Schmutz1, T. Suter1, S Mischler2

1 Empa, Laboratory of Corrosion and Joining Technologies, 8600 Dübendorf

2 EPFL, Tribology and Interfacial Chemistry Group, 1015 Lausanne

Predicting Deterioration Phenomena at Coating/Substrate Interfaces


J. Wang1, H. Grützmacher1, A. Chiappone2, I. Roppolo2

1 Department of Chemistry and Applied Biosciences, ETH Zürich, 8093 Zürich, Switzerland.

2 Center for Sustainable Futures, Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia, Corso Trento, 21, 10129 Torino, Italy.

All-in-one cellulose nanocrystals for 3D printing of nanocomposite hydrogels 


A. Mairena1, J. Seibel1, M. Parschau1, L. Zoppi2, A. Tröster3, K. Grenader3, A. Terfort3, K.-H. Ernst1,2

1 Empa, Dübendorf, Switzerland

2 University of Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

3 Goethe-Universität Frankfurt, Frankfurt, Germany

Heterochiral to homochiral transition in pentahelicene 2D crystallization induced by second-layer nucleation


S. Freund1, A. Hinaut1, E. Meyer1, Th. Glatzel1, E.C. Constable2, C.E. Housecroft2

1 Department of Physics, University of Basel, Switzerland

2 Department of Chemistry, University of Basel, Switzerland

Anchoring of a dye precursor on p-type NiO(100) studied by RT nc-AFM



Z. Liu, Y.W. Bao

China Building Materials Academy, Beijing, China

Evaluating Young’s modulus of ceramic coatings on tube materials by relative split ring method


G. Srivastava1, M. Parschau1, K.-H. Ernst1, N. Ito2, T. Hirose2, K. Matsuda2, T. Kudernac3, P. Stacko4, B. Feringa4

1 Empa Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Dübendorf, Switzerland

2 Graduate School of Engineering, Kyoto University, Japan

3 University of Twente, The Netherlands

4 University of Groningen, The Netherlands

Single molecule manipulation via inelastic electron tunneling


C. Wäckerlin1, J. Li1, A. Mairena1, K.-H. Ernst1,2, K. Martin3, N. Avarvari3,

1 Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Dübendorf, Switzerland

2 University of Zürich, Zürich, Switzerland

3 Laboratoire Moltech Anjou, Université d’Angers, Angers, France

Diastereoselective Ullmann coupling of 2-bromo[4]helicenes on Cu(100)


D. A. Urban, A. M. Milosevic, D. Bossert, F. Crippa, T. L. Moore, M. Spuch, B. Rothen-Rutishauser, S. Balog, A. Petri- Fink

Adolphe Merkle Institute, Switzerland

Taylor Dispersion Analysis: Addressing the complicated problem of characterizing nanoparticle systems 


P. Sanglard, O.Vorlet, R. Marti, E. Vanoli

HES-SO Haute école spécialisée de Suisse occidentale, Haute école d’ingénierie et d’architecture de Fribourg, Institute ChemTech, 1700 Fribourg, Switzerland

Ionic liquids for CO2 capture


L. Foppa, C. Copéret, A.Comas-Vives

ETH Zürich, D-CHAB, Laboratory of Inorganic Chemistry, Vladimir Prelog Weg 1-5, CH-8093 Zürich, Switzerland

Back-donation on step-edges: Origin of the particle size effect for CO activation on Ru nanoparticles


M. Chiodi, C. Cancellieri, F. Moszner, M. Andrzejczuk, J. Janczak-Rusch, L. P. H. Jeurgens

Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Lab. for Joining Technologies & Corrosion, Uberlandstrasse 129, 8600 Dübendorf, Switzerland

Ag migration in metal/ceramic nano-multilayers: interplay between stress-relaxation and oxygen-mediated mass transport


M.Di Giovannantonio1, O. Deniz1, J. I. Urgél1, R. Widmer1, S. Stolz1, G. Borin Barin1, P. Ruffieux1, R. Fasel1

M. Muntwiler2,

T. Dumslaff3, A. Narita3, K. Müllen3

1 Empa - Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Überlandstrasse 129, 8600, Dübendorf, Switzerland

2 Paul Scherrer Institute, WSLA/122 5232 Villigen PSI Switzerland

3 Max Planck Institute for Polymer Research, Ackermannweg 10, D-55128 Mainz, Germany

Tracking on-surface chemical reactions by fast-XPS


T. Meier1, R. Pawlak1, S. Kawai1, A. Baratoff1, T. Glatzel1, E. Meyer1, Y. Geng2, S.-X. Liu2, S. Decurtins2, P. Hapala3, P. Jelínek3

1 Department of Physics, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

2 Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry, University of Bern, Bern, Switzerland

3 Institute of Physics, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic, Prague, Czech Republic

The charge distribution of a donor-acceptor molecule altered by an ionic thin film


F. D. Natterer1, 2, K. Yang1,3, W. Paul1, P. Willke1,4, T. Choi1, T. Greber1,5, A. J. Heinrich1,6, C. P. Lutz1

1 IBM Almaden Research Center, San Jose, USA

2 École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, Switzerland

3 University of Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China

4 University of Göttingen, Germany

5 Universität Zürich, Switzerland

6 Ewha Womans University, Seoul, Republic of Korea

A magnetic two-bit atomic memory 


A. Osypova 1,2,3,4, C.-M. Pradier 2,3, C. Jérôme 5, J. Landoulsi 2,3, S. Demoustier-Champagne 4

1 Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Laboratory for Protection and Physiology, Lerchenfeldstrasse 5, St.Gallen 9014, Switzerland

2 Sorbonne Universités, UPMC Univ Paris 06, F-75005, Paris, France

3 CNRS, UMR 7197, Laboratoire de Réactivité de Surface, F-75005, Paris, France

4 Institute of Condensed Matter and Nanosciences, Bio & Soft Matter, Université catholique de Louvain, Croix du Sud 1 (L7.04.01), 1348, Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium

5 Center for Education and Research on Macromolecules (CERM), Chemistry Department, University of Liege (ULg), Sart-Tilman, B6a, 4000 Liège, Belgium

Smart films prepared through layer-by-layer assembly approach for the control of proteins adsorption


O. Sambalova1, S. Y. Oh1, D. Bleiner1, A. Borgschulte1, B. Probst2, R. Alberto2

1 Empa, Advanced Analytical Technologies, Dübendorf, Switzerland

2 UZH Department of Chemistry, Zürich, Switzerland

Photo-induced spin changes in Co-based water reduction catalysts by magneto-optics 


J. Terreni1, A. Borgschulte1, G. R. Patzke2, M. Olah2

1 Empa, Dübendorf, Switzerland

2 University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

Sulfur on nickel catalysts impedes the desorption of reaction products 


F. Evangelisti1, M. Stiefel1, O. Guseva1, R. P. Nia1, R. Hauert1, E. Hack1, L. P. H. Jeurgens1, P. Schmutz1, C. Cancellieri1, F. Ambrosio2, A. Pasquarello2

1 Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Ueberlandstrasse 129, 8600 Dübendorf, Switzerland

2 Chaire de Simulation à l’Echelle Atomique (CSEA), Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), CH-1015 Lausanne, Switzerland

Electronic and structural characterization of barrier-type amorphous aluminium oxide 


S. Sanchez1, K. Dupraz1, C. Neururer2, B. Grobety2, E. Gendre3,

1 Adolphe Merkle Institute, University of Fribourg, Switzerland

2 Geoscience department, University of Fribourg, Switzerland

3 Physics Department, University of Fribourg, Switzerland

Fast IR annealing bismuth sulfide thin film and its improvement on the structural properties 


S. B. Anantharaman1, F. A. Nüesch1, J. Heier1, E. Hack2

1 Laboratory for Functional Polymers, Empa, Dübendorf, Switzerland

2 Reliability Science and Technology, Empa, Dübendorf, Switzerland

Unravelling the growth mechanism of 2D J-aggregate monolayer and nanocrystals on modified surfaces 


C. Bernard1, E. Miniussi1, B. Probst2 , H. Y. Cun1,3, M.-W. Chen3, R. Stania1,4,

D. Leuenberger1, G. Mette5, A. Kis3 , J. Osterwalder1, and T. Greber1

1 Physik-Institut, Universität Zürich, 8057 Zürich, Switzerland

2 Institut für Chemie, Universität Zürich, 8057 Zürich, Switzerland

3 École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, 1015 Lausanne, Switzerland

4 Paul Scherrer Institut, 5232 Villigen, Switzerland

5 Philipps-Universität, 35032 Marburg, Germany

Single-domain transfer and stacking of sp2-Layers on a 4”-scale 


C. Cancellieri, F. Moszner, M. Chiodi, S. Yoon, J. Janczak-Rusch, L. P. H. Jeurgens

Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Laboratory for Joining Technologies and Corrosion, Uberlandstrasse 129, 8600 Dübendorf, Switzerland

The effect of thermal treatment on Cu/W nano-multilayers: interfaces, stress and microstructure


N. Pavliček1, Z. Majzik1, N. Moll1, G. Meyer1, L. Gross1, A. Mistry2, D. J. Fox2

1 IBM Research–Zurich, 8803 Rüschlikon, Switzerland

2 Department of Chemistry, University of Warwick, Gibbet Hill Road, Coventry, CV4 7AL, UK

On-surface synthesis and characterization of triangulene


M. Dübner1,2, V.J. Cadarso2, T.N. Gevrek3, A. Sanyal3, N.D. Spencer1, C. Padeste2

1 Lab. for Surface Science and Technology, ETH Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland.

2 Lab. for Micro- and Nanotechnology, Paul Scherrer Institute, Villigen PSI, Switzerland

3 Department of Chemistry, Bogazici University, Bebek (Istanbul), Turkey

Smart surfaces or how to reversibly switch enzymatic activity on polymer brushes with light 


A. Hinaut1B. Eren1,2, S. Freund1, R. Jöhr1, R. Steiner1, T. Glatzel1, L. Marot 1, E. Meyer1, S. Kawai1,3

1 Department of Physic, University of Basel, Switzerland

2 Material Sciences Division, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, United States

3 International Center for Materials Nanoarchitectonics, National Institute for Materials Science, Japan

Atomic scale defects on KBr(001) created by low temperature plasma and investigated by nc-AFM


G. Panzarasa1, V. Pifferi,2 ,3 G. Soliveri,4 S. Ardizzone,2,3 L. Falciola2,3

1 Empa Materials Science and Technology, Lerchenfeldstrasse 5, 9014 St. Gallen, Switzerland.

2 Dipartimento di Chimica, Università degli Studi di Milano, Via Golgi 19, 20133 Milano, Italy

3 Consorzio Interuniversitario Nazionale per la Scienza e Tecnologia dei Materiali (INSTM), Via Giusti 9, 50121 Firenze, Italy

4 Department of Engineering Physics, Polytechnique Montréal Succ. Centre-ville, 6079 Montréal, Quebec, H3C 3A7 Canada.

Self-cleaning, reliable and accurate: sensor prepared by sol-gel technique allows electroanalysis of neurotransmitters with unprecedented efficiency