Programme  Titles  Presenters  Topics 
Session 7 – Bioinspired Materials II
Tuesday, 8 December 2015, 10:00-12:45
Ali’i Ballroom
Chair: C. T. Lim
10:00-10:15   [O.045]
Solvation effects drive the Early Stages of Self-Assembly of Peptide Amphiphile into Network of Fiber Bundles
S. Deshmukh, G. Kamath, C. Fry, S.K.R.S. Sankaranarayanan*
Argonne National Laboratory, USA
10.15-10:30   [O.046]
Towards a cuticle-inspired green composite material II: Chitosan nanofibre extrusion and orientation
D. Brüggemann*1,2, N. Aslankoohi1,2, M. Raoufi1,2, J.P. Spatz1,2, J-H. Dirks1,2
1Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, Germany, 2University of Heidelberg, Germany
10.30-10:45   [O.047]
Fabrication and characterization of ice-templated Alumina/Zr-based bulk metallic glass for bioinspired materials
A. Wat*1,3, J.I. Lee2, E.S. Park2, R.O. Ritchie1,3
1University of California, USA, 2Seoul National University, Republic of Korea, 3Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, USA
10.45-11:00   [O.048]
Towards a cuticle-inspired green composite material I: In vivo control of chitin fibre orientation
B. Aberle1,2, J.P. Spatz2,3, J-H. Dirks*2
1University of Stuttgart, Germany, 2Max Planck Institute for Intelligent Systems, Germany, 3University of Heidelberg, Germany
11.00-11:15   [O.049]
Fracture mode control: A bio-inspired strategy to combat catastrophic damage
H. Yao
The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong
11.15-11:30   [O.050]
Bioinspired design of roughened microplatelets to control the mechanical interlocking in structural composites
D. Carnelli*, R. Libanori, T.P. Niebel, M. Binelli, W. Yang, A.R. Studart
ETH, Switzerland
11.30-11:45   [O.051]
Hybrid elastic hydrogels from solution self-assembly of chitin nanofibers in a methacryloyl-substituted gelatin (GelMA) matrix
P. Hassanzadeh*1, X. Zhang1, R. Rosenzweig1, M. Kazemzadeh2,3, N. Annabi2,3, A. Khademhosseini2,3, M. Rolandi1
1University of Washington, USA, 2Harvard University, USA, 3Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
11.45-12:00   [O.052]
Bio-inspired materials achieved by design, optimization and manufacturing
Z. Qin*, M.J. Buehler
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
12.00-12:15   [O.053]
Synthesis of bio-inspired organic/inorganic scaffolds by a novel sol-gel/freeze casting hybrid method
H.K. Chang*, J.Y. Chen, P.Y. Chen
Nation Tsing Hua University, Taiwan
12.15-12:30   [O.054]
A cross-linked chitinous composite inspired by squid beaks
X. Zhang*, P. Hassanzadeh, J. Jin, T. Miyake, M. Rolandi
University of Washington, USA
12.30-12:45   [O.055]
Ultra-strong collagen-mimic carbon nanotube bundles
Z.Q. Zhang*1, B. Liu2, Y.W. Zhang3, K.C. Hwang2, H.J. Gao4
1Wuhan University, China, 2Tsinghua University, China, 3Institute of High Performance Computing, Singapore, 4Brown University, USA