MRSEC-Supported Publications

April 2010 - March 2011


Nature Materials


a. Primary MRSEC Support—IRG 1

  1. B. Balasubramanian, R. Skomski, X. Li, S. R. Valloppilly, J. E. Shield, G. C. Hadjipanayis, and D. J. Sellmyer, “Cluster Synthesis and Direct Ordering of Rare-Earth Transition-Metal Nanomagnets,” Nano Lett., published online doi:10.1021/nl200311w (2011).
  2. A. Enders, R. Skomski, and J. Honolka, “Magnetic Surface Nanostructures,” (Topical Review), J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 22 (43) 433001 [32 pages] (2010).
  3. T. A. George, Y. Yu, L. Yue, R. Skomski, and D. J. Sellmyer, “Control of Coercivity in Exchange-Coupled Graded (001) FePt:SiO2 Nanocomposite Films,” IEEE Trans. Magn. 46, 2435-2437 (2010).
  4. P. Kharel, R. Skomski, R. D. Kirby, and D. J. Sellmyer, “Structural, Magnetic and Magneto-Transport Properties of Pt-alloyed MnBi Thin Films,” J. Appl. Phys. 107, 09E303 [3 pages] (2010).
  5. P. Kharel, P. Thapa, P. Lukashev, R. F. Sabirianov, E. Y. Tsymbal, D. J. Sellmyer, and B. Nadgorny, “Transport Spin Polarization of High Curie Temperature MnBi Films,” Phys. Rev. B 83, 024415 [6 pages] (2011).
  6. E. Kockrick, F. Schmidt, K. Gedrich, M. Rose, T. A. George, T. Freudenberg, R. Kraehnert, R. Skomski, D. J. Sellmyer, and S. Kaskel, “Mesoporous Ferromagnetic MPt@Silica/Carbon (M = Fe, Co, Ni) Composites as Advanced Bifunctional Catalysts,” Chem. Mater. 22, 1624-1632 (2010).
  7. Z. Li, R. Skomski, S. Michalski, L. Yue, and R. D. Kirby, “Magnetic Antiphase Domains in Co/Ru/Co Trilayers,” J. Appl. Phys. 107, 09D303 [3 pages] (2010).
  8. M. M. Patterson, A. Cochran, J. Ferina, X. Rui, T. A. Zimmerman, Z. Sun, M. J. Kramer, D. J. Sellmyer, and J. E. Shield, “Early Stages of Direct L10 FePt Nanocluster Formation: The Effects of Plasma Characteristics,” J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B 28, 273-276 (2010).
  9. D. Schmidt, T. Hofmann, C. M. Herzinger, E. Schubert, and M. Schubert, “Magneto-optical Properties of Cobalt Slanted Columnar Thin Films,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, 091906 [3 pages] (2010).
  10. R. Skomski, Ch. Binek, S. Michalski, T. Mukherjee, A. Enders, and D. J. Sellmyer, “Entropy Localization in Magnetic Compounds and Thin-Film Nanostructures,” J. Appl. Phys. 107, 09A922 [3 pages] (2010).
  11. R. Skomski, A. Kashyap, A. Solanki, A. Enders, and D. J. Sellmyer, “Magnetic Anisotropy in Itinerant Magnets,” J. Appl. Phys. 107, 09A735 [3 pages] (2010).
  12. R. Skomski, Y. Liu, J. E. Shield, G. C. Hadjipanayis, and D. J. Sellmyer, “Permanent Magnetism of Dense-Packed Nanostructures,” J. Appl. Phys. 107, 09A739 [3 pages] (2010).
  13. R. Skomski, X. Wei, B. Balamurugan, M. Chipara, and D. J. Sellmyer, “Hydroxyl-Induced Magnetism in Ti Oxides,” IEEE Trans. Magn. 46, 2427-2430 (2010).
  14. R. Skomski, R. Zhang, P. Kharel, A. Enders, and D. J. Sellmyer, “Magnetic Susceptibility of Nanoscale Kondo Systems,” J. Appl. Phys. 107, 09E126 [3 pages] (2010).
  15. R. Zhang, R. Skomski, X. Yin, S.-H. Liou, and D. J. Sellmyer, “Reversibility and Coercivity of Fe-alloy/Fe:SiO2 Multilayers,” J. Appl. Phys. 107, 09E710 [3pages] (2010).

b. Partial MRSEC Support—IRG 1

  1. B. Balasubramanian, K. L. Kraemer, N. A. Reding, R. Skomski, S. Ducharme, and D. J. Sellmyer, “Synthesis of Monodisperse TiO2-Paraffin Core-Shell Nanoparticles for Improved Dielectric Properties,” ACS Nano 4, 1893–1900 (2010).
  2. B. Balamurugan, R. Skomski, and D. J. Sellmyer, “Magnetic Clusters and Nanoparticles,” in Nanoparticles:  Synthesis, Characterization and Applications, Eds. R. S. Chaughule, R. V. Ramanujan, American Scientific Publishers, California, pp. 127-162 (2010).
  3. Y. Gao, N. Shao, Y. Pei, and X. C. Zeng, “Icosahedral Crown Gold Nanocluster Au43Cu12 with High Catalytic Activity,” Nano Lett. 10, 1055-1062 (2010).
  4. Z. Han, D. Li, M. Tong, X. Wei, R. Skomski, W. Liu, Z. D. Zhang, and D. J. Sellmyer, “Permittivity and Permeability of Fe(Tb) Nanoparticles and Their Microwave Absorption in the 2-18 GHz Range,” J. Appl. Phys. 107, 09A929 [3 pages] (2010).
  5. J. Honolka, V. Sessi, J. Zhang, S. Hertenberger, A. Enders, and K. Kern, ”Substrate dependence of buffer-layer assisted growth of nanoclusters,” Phys. Stat. Solidi B 247 (5) 1063-1068 (2010).
  6. W. Huang, R. Pal, L.-M. Wang, X. C. Zeng, and L.-S. Wang, “Isomer identification and resolution in small gold clusters,” J. Chem. Phys. 132, 054305 [5 pages] (2010).
  7. H. Li, Y. Pei, and X. C. Zeng, “Two-dimensional to three-dimensional structural transition of gold cluster Au10 during soft landing on TiO2 surface and its effect on CO oxidation,” J. Chem. Phys. 133, 134707 [7 pages]  (2010).
  8. X. Z. Li, X. H. Wei, R. Skomski, and D. J. Sellmyer, “Structure and Magnetism of Co:CoO Core–Shell Nanoclusters,” J. Nanopart. Res. 12, 789-794 (2010).
  9. X. H. Liu, W. Liu, X. K. Lv, F. Yang, X. Wei, Z. D. Zhang, and D. J. Sellmyer, “Magnetic Properties of Nickel Hydroxide Nanoparticles,” J. Appl. Phys. 107, 083919 [3 pages] (2010).
  10. Y. Pei, N. Shao, Y. Gao, and X. C. Zeng, “Investigating Active Site of Gold Nanoparticle Au55(PPh3)12Cl6 in Selective Oxidation,” ACS Nano Vol. 4 No. 4, 2009-2020 (2010).
  11. G. Rojas, X. Chen, J. Kim, J. S. Kim, P. Dowben, J. Xiao, Y. Gao, X. C. Zeng, W. Choe, and A. Enders, “Non-metallated tetraphenyl-porphyrin on noble metal substrates,” J. Chem. Phys. C 114, 9408-9415 (2010).
  12. V. Sessi, K. Kuhnke, J. Honolka, K. Kern, A. Enders, J. Zhang, P. Bencok, S. Bornemann, J. Minar, and H. Ebert, “Cobalt nanoclusters on metal supported Xe monolayers: influence of the substrate on cluster formation kinetics and magnetism”, Phys. Rev. B 81, 195403 [12 pages] (2010).
  13. N. Shao, W. Huang, Y. Gao, L.-M. Wang, X. Li, L.-S. Wang, and X. C. Zeng, “Probing the Structural Evolution of Medium-Sized Gold Clusters: Aun- (n = 27-35),” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 132, 6596 -6605 (2010).
  14. R. Skomski, V. Sharma, B. Balamurugan, J. E. Shield, A. Kashyap, and D. J. Sellmyer, “Anisotropy of Doped Transition-Metal Magnets,” in: Proc. REPM'10, Eds. S. Kobe and P. McGuinness, Jozef Stefan Institute, Ljubljana, pp. 55-60 (2010).
  15. L.-M. Wang, R. Pal, W. Huang, X. C. Zeng, and L.-S. Wang, “Observation of earlier two-to-three dimensional structural transition in gold cluster anions by isoelectronic substitution: MAun- (n=8-11; M=Ag,Cu),” J. Chem. Phys. 132, 114306 [8 pages] (2010).
  16. X. Wei, R. Skomski, B. Balamurugan, and D. J. Sellmyer, “Magnetism of Core-Shell Ti:TiO Nanoparticles,” J. Appl. Phys. 107, 09B516 [3 pages] (2010).
  17. M. Wu, X. Wu, Y. Gao, and X. C. Zeng, “Patterned Hydrogenation of Graphene: Magnetic Quantum Dot Array," J. Phys. Chem. C 114, 139-142 (2010).
  18. M. Wu, Z. Zhang, and X. C. Zeng, “Charge-injection induced magnetism and half metallicity in single-layer hexagonal group III/V (BN, BP, AlN, AlP) systems,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 97, 093109 [3 pages] (2010).
  19. Y. S. Yu, T. A. George, W. L. Li, L. P. Yue, W. D. Fei, Haibo Li, Mei Liu, and D. J. Sellmyer, “Effects of Total Thickness on (001) Texture, Surface Morphology, and Magnetic Properties of [Fe/Pt]n Multilayer Films by Monatomic Layer Deposition,” J. Appl. Phys. 108, 073906 [3 pages] (2010).
  20. Y. S. Yu, T. A. George, W. L. Li, L. P. Yue, W. D. Fei, Haibo Li, and D. J. Sellmyer, “Enhanced L10 Ordering and (001) Orientation in FePt: Ag Nanocomposite Films by Monatomic Layer Deposition,” IEEE Trans. Magn. 46, 1817-1820 (2010).
  21. Z. Zhang, C. Chen, X. C. Zeng, and W. Guo, “Tuning the magnetic and electronic properties of bilayer graphene nanoribbons on Si(001) by bias voltage,” Phys. Rev. B 81, 155428 [9 pages] (2010).
  22. Z. Zhang, W. Guo, and X. C. Zeng, “Tunable magnetism on Si(111)-(2´1) via chemisorption of graphene nanoribbons,” Phys. Rev. B 82, 235423 [6 pages] (2010).
  23. Z. Zhang, X. Wu, W. Guo, and X. C. Zeng, “Carrier-Tunable Magnetic Ordering in Vanadium-Naphthalene Sandwich Nanowires,” J. Am. Chem. Soc. 132, 10215-217 (2010).
  24. L. Zhu, J. Wang, T. Zhang, L. Ma, C. W. Lim, F. Ding, and X. C. Zeng, “Mechanically Robust Tri-Wing Graphene Nanoribbons with Tunable Electronic and Magnetic Properties,” Nano Lett. 10, 494-498 (2010).

c. Shared Facilities—IRG1

  1. T. V. Jayaraman, Laura Boone, and J. E. Shield, “Near Room Temperature Magnetic Entropy Changes in as-cast Gd100-xMnx (x = 0, 5, 10, 15, and 20 at.%) Alloys,” J. Alloys and Compounds 509, 1411-17 (2011).
  2. T. V. Jayaraman, P. Rogge, and J. E. Shield, “Directional Annealing induced Texture in Melt-Spun (Sm12Co88)99Nb1 Alloy,” J. Phys. D 43, 272004 [5 pages] (2010).
  3. R. S. K. Valivety, A. Ingmire, C. Baudot, and J. E. Shield, “Microstructural Selection in Conventionally and Rapidly Solidified Sm-Co-T alloys,” J. Alloys and Compounds 493, 95-98 (2010).



a. Primary MRSEC Support—IRG 2

  1. S. Davis, A. Baruth, and S. Adenwalla, “Magnetization dynamics triggered by surface acoustic waves,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 97, 232507 [3 pages] (2010).
  2. A. Gruverman, “Dynamic Polarization Behavior in Thin Film Ferroelectric Capacitors at the Nanoscale,” in Scanning Probe Microscopy of Functional Materials: Nanoscale Imaging and Spectroscopy, edited by S. V. Kalinin and A. Gruverman, pp. 529-540 (Springer, 2010).
  3. X. He, Y. Wang, N. Wu, A. N. Caruso, E. Vescovo, K. D. Belashchenko, P. A. Dowben and C. Binek, “Robust isothermal electric control of exchange bias at room temperature,” Nature Mater. 9, 579-585 (2010).
  4. J. M. López-Encarnación, J. D. Burton, E. Y. Tsymbal, and J. P. Velev, “Organic Multiferroic Tunnel Junctions with Ferroelectric Poly(vinylidene fluoride) Barriers,” Nano Letters 11(2), 599-603 (2011).
  5. P. Lukashev and R. F. Sabirianov, “Flexomagnetic effect in frustrated triangular magnetic structures,” Phys. Rev. B 82, 094417 [6 pages] (2010).
  6. P. Lukashev and R. F. Sabirianov, “Spin density in frustrated magnets under mechanical stress: Mn-based antiperovskites,” J. Appl. Phys. 107, 09E115 [3 pages] (2010).
  7. A. Mardana, M. Bai, A. Baruth, S. Ducharme, and S. Adenwalla, “Magneto-Electric Effects In Ferromagnetic Cobalt / Ferroelectric Copolymer Multilayer Films,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 97, 112904 [3 pages] (2010).
  8. M. K. Niranjan, C.-G. Duan, S. S. Jaswal, and E. Y. Tsymbal, “Electric field effect on magnetization at the Fe/MgO(001) interface,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, 222504 [3 pages] (2010).
  9. S. Polisetty, W. Echtenkamp, K. Jones, X. He, S. Sahoo, and C. Binek, “Piezoelectric tuning of exchange bias in a BaTiO3/Co/CoO heterostructure,” Phys. Rev. B 82, 134419 [7 pages] (2010).
  10. V. M. Voora, T. Hofmann, M. Brandt, M. Lorenz, M. Grundmann, N. Ashkenov, H. Schmidt, N. Ianno, and M. Schubert, “Interface polarization coupling in piezoelectric-semiconductor ferroelectric heterostructures,” Phys. Rev. B 81, 195307 [12 pages] (2010).
  11. D. Wu, I. Vrejoiu, M. Alexe, and A. Gruverman, “Anisotropy of domain growth in epitaxial ferroelectric capacitors,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, 112903 [3 pages] (2010).
  12. N. Wu, X. He, A. L. Wysocki, U. Lanke, T. Komesu, K. D. Belashchenko, C. Binek, and P. A. Dowben, “Imaging and control of surface magnetization domains in a magnetoelectric antiferromagnet ,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 106, 087202 [4 pages] (2011).
  13. M. Ye. Zhuravlev, S. Maekawa, and E. Y. Tsymbal, “Effect of spin-dependent screening on tunneling electroresistance and tunneling magnetoresistance in multiferroic tunnel junctions,” Phys. Rev. B 81, 104419 [7 pages] (2010). [Featured in the Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology]

b. Partial MRSEC Support—IRG 2

  1. C. W. Bark, D. A. Felker, Y. Wang, Y. Zhang, H. W. Jang, C. M. Folkman, J. W. Park, S. H. Baek, X. Q. Pan, E. Y. Tsymbal, M. S. Rzchowski, and C. B. Eom, “Tailoring a two-dimensional electron gas at the LaAlO3/SrTiO3 (001) interface by epitaxial strain,” Proceedings of National Academy of Sciences, published online doi:10.1073/pnas.1014849108 (2011).
  2. K. D. Belashchenko, “Equilibrium magnetization at the boundary of a magnetoelectric antiferromagnet,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 147204 [4 pages] (2010).
  3. C. Bjelkevig, Z. Mi, J. Xiao, P. A. Dowben, L. Wang, W.-N. Mei, and J. A. Kelber, “Electronic structure of graphene/hexagonal-BN heterojunctions grown on Ru(0001) by chemical vapor deposition and atomic layer deposition: extrinsically doped graphene,” J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 22, 302002 [6 pages] (2010).
  4. A. Boosalis, T. Hofmann, J. Sik, and M. Schubert, “Free-charge carrier profiles of iso- and aniso-type Si homojunctions determined by terahertz and mid-infrared ellipsometry,” Thin Solid Films, published online doi:10.1016/j.tsf.2010.11.092 (2010).
  5. A. Borisevich, H. J. Chang, M. Huijben, M. P. Oxley,  S. Okamoto, M. K. Niranjan, J. D. Burton, E. Y. Tsymbal, Y. H. Chu, P. Yu, R. Ramesh, S. V. Kalinin, and S. J. Pennycook, “Suppression of octahedral tilts and associated changes in electronic properties at epitaxial oxide heterostructure interfaces,” Phys. Rev. Lett. 105, 087204 [4 pages] (2010). [Featured in the Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology]
  6. J. D. Burton and E. Y. Tsymbal, “Evolution of the band alignment at polar oxide interfaces,” Phys. Rev. B – Rapid Communication 82, 161407(R) [4 pages] (2010). [Selected Editors’ Suggestion]
  7. V. Darakchieva, K. Lorenz, N.P. Barradas, E. Alves, B. Monemar, M. Schubert, N. Franco, C.L Hsiao and L.C. Chen, W.J. Schaff, L.W. Tu, T. Yamaguchi, and Y. Nanishi, “Hydrogen in InN: a ubiquitous phenomenon in molecular beam epitaxy grown material,” Appl. Phys. Lett 96, 081907 [3 pages] (2010).
  8. A. Gerber, M. Fitsilis, R. Waser, T. J. Reece, E. Rije, S. Ducharme, and H. Kohlstedt, “Ferroelectric field effect transistors using very thin ferroelectric polyvinylidene fluoride copolymer films as gate dielectrics,” J. Appl. Phys. 107, 124119 [4 pages] (2010).
  9. Scanning Probe Microscopy of Functional Materials: Nanoscale Imaging and Spectroscopy, edited by S. V. Kalinin and A. Gruverman (Springer, 2010).
  10. T. Hofmann, A. Boosalis, P. Kühne, C. M. Herzinger, J. A. Woollam, D. K. Gaskill, J. L. Tedesco, and M. Schubert, “Hole-channel conductivity in epitaxial graphene determined by terahertz optical-Hall effect and midinfrared ellipsometry,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 98, 041906 [3 pages] (2011); [Featured in the Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, Vol. 23 (5) (2011)].
  11. T. Hofmann, C. M. Herzinger, J. L. Tedesco, D. K. Gaskill, J. A. Woollam, and M. Schubert, “Terahertz ellipsometry and terahertz optical-Hall effect,” Thin Solid Films, published online doi:10.1016/j.tsf.2010.11.069 (2010).
  12. H. W. Jang, D. A. Felker, C. W. Bark, Y. Wang, M. K. Niranjan, C. T. Nelson, Y. Zhang, D. Su, C. M. Folkman, S. H. Baek, S. Lee, K. Janicka, Y. Zhu, X. Q. Pan, D. D. Fong, E. Y. Tsymbal, M. S. Rzchowski, and C. B. Eom, “Metallic and insulating oxide interfaces controlled by electronic correlations,” Science 331, 886-889 (2011).
  13. P. Kühne, T. Hofmann, C. M. Herzinger, and M. Schubert, “Terahertz frequency optical-Hall effect in multiple valley band materials: n-type silicon,” Thin Solid Films, published online doi:10.1016/j.tsf.2010.11.087 (2010).
  14. J. Liu, G. Luo, W.-N. Mei, O. Kizilkaya, E. D. Shepherd, J. I. Brand, and P. A. Dowben, “The local structure of transition metal doped semiconducting boron carbides,” J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 43, 085403 [8 pages] (2010).
  15. G. Luo, J. Lu, J. Liu, W.-N. Mei, and P. A. Dowben, “Insights into the local electronic structure of semiconducting boron carbides in the vicinity of transition metal dopants,” Materials Science and Engineering B 175, 1-8 (2010).
  16. E. Montgomery, C. Krahmer, K. Streubel, T. Hofmann, E. Schubert, and M. Schubert, “Temperature dependent model dielectric function of highly disordered Ga0.52In0.48P,” Thin Solid Films, published online doi:10.1016/j.tsf.2010.11.086 (2010).
  17. T. Mukherjee, M. Pleimling, and C. Binek, “Probing equilibrium by nonequilibrium dynamics: Aging in Co/Cr superlattices,” Phys. Rev. B 82, 134425 [5 pages] (2010).
  18. S. M. Nakhmanson, R. Korlacki, S. Ducharme, and J. M. Takacs, “Vibrational properties of ferroelectric beta-vinylidene fluoride polymers and oligomers,” Phys. Rev. B 81, 174120 [8 pages] (2010); Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research 19 (11), 1 June 2010.
  19. M. Poulsen and S. Ducharme, “Why Ferroelectric Polyvinylidene Fluoride is Special,” IEEE Transactions on Dielectrics and Electrical Insulation 17 (4), 1028-35 (2010).
  20. T. J. Reece, A. Gerber, H. Kohlstedt, and S. Ducharme, “Investigation of State Retention in Metal-Ferroelectric-Insulator-Semiconductor Structures Based on Langmuir-Blodgett (LB) Copolymer Films,” J. Appl. Phys. 108, 024109 [7 pages] (2010).
  21. B. J. Rodriguez, L. M. Eng, and A. Gruverman, “Web-like domain structure formation in barium titanate single crystals,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 97, 042902 [3 pages] (2010). 
  22. Y. Sun, J. D. Burton, and E. Y. Tsymbal, “Electrically driven magnetism on a Pd thin film,” Phys. Rev. B 81, 064413 [7 pages] (2010).
  23. Y. Wang, M. K. Niranjan, K. Janicka, J. P. Velev, M. Ye. Zhuravlev, S. S. Jaswal, and E. Y. Tsymbal, “Ferroelectric dead layer driven by a polar interface,” Phys. Rev. B 82, 094114 [10 pages] (2010).
  24. J. Xiao, Z. Zhang, D. Wu, L. Routaboul, P. Braunstein, B. Doudin, Y. B. Losovyj, O. Kizilkaya, L. G. Rosa, C. N. Borca, A. Gruverman, and P. A. Dowben, “The interface bonding and orientation of a quinonoid zwitterions,” Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 12, 10329-40 (2010).
  25. Z. Zhang, P. Sharma, C. N. Borca, P. A. Dowben, and A. Gruverman, “Polarization-specific adsorption of organic molecules on ferroelectric LiNbO3 surfaces,” Appl. Phys. Lett. 97, 243702 [3 pages] (2010).
  26. M. Ye. Zhuravlev, A. V. Vedyayev, and E. Y. Tsymbal, “Interlayer exchange coupling across a ferroelectric barrier,” J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 22, 352203 [4 pages] (2010).

c. Shared Facilities—IRG2

  1. V. T. Adamiv, Ya. V. Burak, D. Wooten, J. McClory, J. Petrosky, I. Ketsman, J. Xiao, Y. B. Losovyj, and P. A. Dowben, “The Electronic Structure and Secondary Pyroelectric Properties of Lithium Tetraborate,” Materials 3, 4550-4579 (2010).
  2. S. Behera, J. Wilks, P. A. Dowben, A. Caruso, M. Driver, and J. Kelber, “Photo-Induced Site-Specific Nitridation of Plasma-Deposited B10C2Hx Films: A New Pathway Toward Post-Deposition Doping of Semiconducting Boron Carbides,” Surface Science 604, L51-L54 (2010).
  3. K. Fukutani, N. Lozova, S. M. Zuber,P. A. Dowben, and Y. B. Losovyj, “Ordered-Disordered Transition for Corrugated Au Layers,” Appl. Surf. Sci. 256, 4796-4800 (2010).
  4. C. Harnagea, M. Vallieres, C. P. Pfeffer, D. Wu, B. R. Olsen, A. Pignolet, F. Legare, and A. Gruverman, “Two-Dimensional Nanoscale Structural and Functional Imaging in Individual Collagen Type I Fibrils,” Biophys. J. 98, 3070-77 (2010).
  5. E. Rühl, N. F. Riehs, S. Behera, J. Wilks, J. Liu, H.-W. Jochims, A. N. Caruso, N. M. Boag, J. A. Kelber, and P. A. Dowben, “Photo-fragmentation of the closo-carboranes Part II: VUV assisted dehydrogenation in the closo-carboranes and semiconducting B10C2Hx films,” J. Phys. Chem. A 114, 7284-7291 (2010).
  6. D. Schultz, B. Blasy, J. A. Colón Santana, J. C. Petrosky, J. W. McClory, D. LaGraffe, J. I. Brand, J. Tang, W. Wang, N. Schemm, S. Balkir, M. Bauer, I. Ketsman, R. W. Fairchild, Ya. B. Losovyj, and P. A. Dowben, “The K-shell Auger Electron Spectrum of Gadolinium Obtained Using Neutron Capture in a Solid State Device,” J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 43, 075502 [7 pages] (2010).
  7. X. Wang, P. Liu, K. A. Fox, J. Tang, J. A. Colón Santana, K. D. BelashchenkoP. A. Dowben, and Y. Sui, “The effects of Gd doping and oxygen vacancies on the properties of EuO films prepared via pulsed laser deposition,” IEEE Transactions on Magnetics 46, 1879-1882 (2010).
  8. D. Wooten, I. Ketsman, J. Xiao, Y. B. Losovyj, J. Petrosky, J. McClory, Ya. V. Burak, V. T. Adamiv, J. M. Brown, and P. A. Dowben, “The Electronic Structure of Li2B4O7(110) and Li2B4O7(100),” European Physical Journal: Appl. Phys. 52, 31601 [8 pages] (2010).
  9. N. Wu, Y. Losovyj, K. Fukutani, and P. A. Dowben, “The Electron-Phonon Coupling at the Mo(112) Surface,” J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 22, 245501 [7 pages] (2010).
  10. J. Xiao, N. Lozova, Ya. B. Losovyj, D. Wooten, I. Ketsman, M. W. Swinney, J. Petrosky, J. McClory, Ya. V. Burak, V. T. Adamiv, A. T. Brant, and P. A. Dowben, “Surface Charging at the (100) Surface of Cu doped and undoped Li2B4O7,” Appl. Surf. Sci. 257, 3399-3403 (2010).



a. Primary MRSEC Support—Seeds

  1. J. R. Brewer, Z. Gernhart, H.-Y. Liu, and C. L. Cheung, “Growth of highly [100] textured gadolinium nitride films by chemical vapor deposition,” Chem. Vap. Deposition 16, 216-219 (2010).
  2. S. J. P. Cañete and R. Y. Lai, “Fabrication of an electrochemical DNA sensor array via potential-assisted “click” chemistry,” Chem. Commun. 46, 3941-3943 (2010).
  3. Y. Yuan, T. J. Reece, P. Sharma, S. Poddar, S. Ducharme, A. Gruverman, Y. Yang, and J. Huang, “Efficiency enhancement in organic solar cells with ferroelectric polymers,” Nature Materials 10, 296-302 (2011).

b. Partial MRSEC SupportSeeds

c.  Shared FacilitiesSeeds

  1. M. Yao, X. Zhang, L. Ma, W. Chen, A. G. July, J. Huang, and Q. Wang, “Luminescence Enhancement of CdTe Nanostructures in LaF3:Ce/CdTe Nanocomposites,” J. Appl. Phys. 108, 103104 [7 pages] (2010).