Nanotube 2001:
II. International Workshop on the Science and Application of Nanotubes

Potsdam, Germany
July 22-25, 2001

Tobias Hertel
David Tomanek
Angel Rubio

Program timetable
Saturday 21st July 2001
18:00-21:00Arrival, Welcome Reception & Registration
Sunday 22nd July 2001
6:30-8:30 BREAKFAST
8:30-8:40Welcome Address
8:40-10:10Session Su1
Session Chair: Mildred Dresselhaus
8:40-9:25Sumio Iijima
"Single-Wall Graphite Sheets as Molecule Adsorption"
9:25-10:10Annick Loiseau
"Root Growth Mechanism for Single Wall Nanotubes"
10:10-10:30COFFEE BREAK
10:30-12:00Session Su2
Session Chair: Richard Martel
10:30-11:15Jim Hone
"Thermal Properties and Quantized Phonon Spectrum of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes"
11:15-12:00Lazló Fórró
"Disorder and Pressure Effect on the Physical Properties of Carbon Nanotubes"
13:30-15:00Session Su3
Session Chair: Steven G. Louie
13:30-14:15Marc Bockrath
"Transport in Carbon Nanotubes"
14:15-15:00Reinhold Egger
"Spin transport and Coulomb blockade in nanotubes"
15:00-15:30COFFEE BREAK
15:30-18:30Poster-PLUS Session: PoS Su
Chair: David Tománek
Contributed talks and posters
20:00Poster Session (continued)
Monday 23rd July 2001
6:30-8:30 BREAKFAST
8:30-10:00Session Mo1
Session Chair: Peter C. Eklund
8:30-9:15David Luzzi
"Carbon Nanotube-Based Hybrid Materials"
9:15-10:00Robert Schlögl
"Carbon Nanomaterials in Heterogeneous Cataylsis"
10:00-10:30COFFEE BREAK
10:30-12:00Session Mo2
Session Chair: Laszló Fórró
10:30-11:15Phil Collins
"Controlling the Electronic Properties of Carbon Nanotube Bundles"
11:15-12:00Walt W. de Heer
"When are Carbon Nanotubes Ballistic Conductors?"
13:30-15:00Session Mo3
Session Chair: Susumu Saito
13:30-14:15Cees Dekker
"Recent Transport and STM Results on Carbon Nanotubes"
14:15-15:00Steven G. Louie
"Theoretical Study of the Quantum Conductance of Nanotube Structures: Defects, Junctions, and Peapods"
15:00-15:30COFFEE BREAK
15:30-18:30Poster-PLUS Session: PoS Mo
Chair: Marc Bockrath
Contributed talks and posters
20:00-21:00After Dinner Presentation
Session Chair: Tobias Hertel
20:00-21:00Mildred Dresselhaus
"Perspectives on the Role of Carbon Nanotube Research in the Worldwide Nanotechnolgy Initiative"
Tuesday 24th July 2001
6:30-8:30 BREAKFAST
8:30-10:00Session Tu1
Session Chair: David Luzzi
8:30-9:15Mauricio Terrones
"Novel Layered Nanomaterials: Controlled Synthesis, Electronic Properties and Applications"
9:15-10:00Hiromichi Kataura
"Optical Properties of Fullerene- and Non-Fullerene-Peapods"
10:00-10:30COFFEE BREAK
10:30-12:00Session Tu2
Session Chair: Jerry Bernholc
10:30-11:15Mark Golden
"The Optical Properties and Electronic Structure of SWCNT: Empty, Stuffed or Surrounded by Dopants"
11:15-12:00Peter C. Eklund
"Molecule/SWNT Interactions: Effects on Electronic and Phonon Properties"
13:30-14:15Session Tu3
Session Chair: Louis Schlapbach
13:30-14:15Robert C. Haddon
"Chemistry of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes"
14:15-14:45COFFEE BREAK
14:45-17:30Poster-PLUS Session: PoS Tu
Chair: Jim Hone
Contributed talks and posters
Wednesday 25st July 2001
7:30-8:30 BREAKFAST
8:30-10:00Session We1
Session Chair: Philippe Lambin
8:30-9:15Wongbong Choi
"Carbon Nanotube and its Application to Nanoelectronics"
9:15-10:00Louis Schlapbach
"Carbon Nanostructures: Growth, Electron Emission, Interactions With Hydrogen"
10:00-10:30COFFEE BREAK
10:30-12:00Session We2
Session Chair: Annick Loiseau
10:30-11:15Reshef Tenne
"Inorganic Nanotubes and Inorganic Fullerene-Like Materials of Metal Dichalcogenides"
11:15-12:00Jie Liu
"CVD Synthesis of Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes on Aerogel Supported Catalyst"
13:30-15:00Session We3
Session Chair: Philip G. Collins
13:30-14:15Jerry Bernholc
"Theoretical Studies of Quantum Transport, Pyro- and Piezo-Electric Effects and Lithium Intercalation"
14:15-15:00Hongjie Dai
"Carbon Nanotube Molecular Wires: Recent Progress in Synthesis, Characterization and Devices"
15:00-15:30COFFEE BREAK
15:30-18:30Poster-PLUS Session: PoS We
Chair: Mark Golden
Contributed talks and posters
20:00Poster Session (continued)
Thursday 26th July 2001
6:30-10:00Breakfast & Departure