Nebraska MRSEC Review (March 24, 2016)

136 Jorgensen Hall


8:00 a.m.  Registration and Coffee
8:30 a.m.  Welcome and Director's Overview, Evgeny Tsymbal
9:10 a.m. IRG 1: Magnetoelectric Materials and Functional Interfaces - Overview, Christian Binek
9:40 a.m. Local Lattice Modulation Induced Giant Enhancement of Magnetic Anisotropy in Manganite Thin Films, Xia Hong
10:00 a.m. Structural Origin of the Single-Ion Magnetic Anisotropy in LuFeO3, Xiaoshan Xu
10:20 a.m. Changes in the Electronic Structure of Iron and Cobalt Centered Spin Crossover Molecules, Peter Dowben
10:40 a.m. Coffee Break
11:00 a.m. Overview Seed Projects, Shireen Adenwalla
11:10 a.m. Seed - Spin Transport through Interfaces with Strong Spin-Orbit Interactions, Alexey Kovalev
11:30 a.m. Lunch (Jorgensen Hall first floor hallway)
12:40 p.m. IRG 2: Polarization-Enabled Electronic Phenomena - Overview, Alexei Gruverman
1:10 p.m. Atomic Layer Controlled Growth of Ferroelectric Heterostructures for Ferroelectric Tunneling JunctionsChang-Beom Eom
1:30 p.m. Understanding the Switchable Photovoltaic Effect in Hybrid Perovskite Solar Cells, Jinsong Huang
1:50 p.m. Controlling Polarization at the Nanoscale with Molecular Ferroelectric Crystals and Thin FilmsSteve Ducharme
2:10 p.m. Education and Outreach, Axel Enders
2:40 p.m. Development of K-5 Students and Preservice Elementary Teachers’ Knowledge of Nanoscience, Krista Adams
3:00 p.m. Coffee Break
3:30 p.m. Poster Session (Jorgensen Hall Atrium first floor)
5:00 p.m. Meeting of MRSEC Executive Committee and Advisory Panel (207 JH)