2016

K. Zou, S. Mandal, S. Albright, R. Peng, Y. Pu, D. Kumah, C. Lau, G. Simon, O. Dagdeviren, X. He, I. Božović, U. Schwarz, E. Altman, D. Feng, F. Walker, S. Ismail-Beigi, and C. Ahn, Role of double TiO2 layers at the interface of FeSe/SrTiO3 superconductors. Physical Review B 93(18), 180506(R), 2016. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.93.180506

N. Gong, and T.P. Ma, Why is Retention Time for HfO2-based Ferroelectric Longer than Those for PZT or SBT in 1-T Memory Cell?.  IEEE Electron Device Letters 37(9), 1123, 2016. DOI: 10.1109/LED.2016.2593627 [100% MRSEC support]

D. Kumah, M. Dogan, J. Ngai, D. Qiu, Z. Zhang, D. Su, E. D. Specht, S. Ismail-Beigi, C.  Ahn, and F. Walker, Engineered Unique Elastic Modes at a BaTiO3/(2×1)−Ge(001) Interface. Physical Review Letters 116(10), 106101, 2016. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.116.106101

O. Dagdeviren, G. Simon, K. Zou, F. J. Walker, C. Ahn, E. Altman, and U. Schwarz, Surface Phase, Morphology, and Charge Distribution Transitions on Vacuum and Ambient Annealed SrTiO3(100). Physical Review B 93(19), 195303, 2016. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.93.195303

O. Dagdeviren, and U. Schwarz, Numerical performance analysis of quartz tuning fork-based force sensors. Measurement Science and Technology 28(1), 015102, 2017. DOI: 10.1088/1361-6501/28/1/015102

O. Dagdeviren, and U. Schwarz, Optimizing qPlus sensor assemblies for simultaneous scanning tunneling and noncontact atomic force microscopy operation based on finite element method analysis. Beilstein J. Nanotechnol 8, 657, 2017. DOI:10.3762/bjnano.8.70

O. Dagdeviren, J. Götzen, H. Hölscher, E. Altman, and U. Schwarz, Robust high-resolution imaging and quantitative force measurement with tuned-oscillator atomic force microscopy. Nanotechnology 27(6), 065703, 2016. DOI: 10.1088/0957-4484/27/6/065703

O. Dagdeviren, J. Götzen, E. Altman, and U. Schwarz, Exploring site-specific chemical interactions at surfaces: a case study on highly ordered pyrolytic graphite. Nanotechnology 27(48), 485708, 2016. DOI: 10.1088/0957-4484/27/48/485708 [100% MRSEC support]

M. Baykara, H. Mönig, T. Schwendemann, Ö. Ünverdi, E. Altman and U. Schwarz,  Three-dimensional interaction force and tunneling current spectroscopy of point defects on rutile TiO2(110). Applied Physics Letters 108(7), 071601, 2016. DOI: 10.1063/1.4942100

S. Ren, M. Bhuiyan, J. Zhang, X. Lou, M. Si, X. Gong, R. Jian, K. Ni, X. Wan, E-N. Zhang, R. Gordon, R. Reed, D. Fleetwood, Y. Peide, and T. P.  Ma, Total Ionizing Dose (TID) Effects in GaAs MOSFETs with La-Based Epitaxial Gate Dielectrics. IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science 64(1), 2016. DOI 10.1109/TNS.2016.2624294

S-J, Chang, H-S. Kang, J-H. Lee, J. Yang, M. Bhuiyan, Y-W.  Jo, S. Cui, J-H. Lee, and T-P Ma, Investigation of the Channel Mobility in AlGaN/GaN High-Electron-Mobility Transistors (HEMTs). Japanese Journal of Applied Physics 55(4), 044104, 2016. DOI: 10.7567/JJAP.55.044104

N. Ngai, K. Ahmadi-Majlan, J. Moghadam, M. Chrysler, D. Kumah, C. Ahn, F. Walker, T. Droubay, M. Bowden, S. Chambers, X. Shen, and D. Su, Electrically Coupling Multifunctional Oxides to Semiconductors: A Route to Novel Material Functionalities. Materials Research Advances 1(4), 255, 2016. DOI: 10.1557/adv.2016.101

E. Jin, L. Kornblum, C. Ahn, and F. Walker, Integrating 2D electron gas oxide heterostructures on silicon using rare-earth titanates. Materials Research Advances 1(4), 287, 2016. DOI: 10.1557/adv.2016.95

A. Kakekhani, and S. Ismail-Beigi, Ferroelectric oxide surface chemistry: water splitting via pyroelectricity. Journal of Materials Chemistry A 4(14), 5235, 2016. DOI: 10.1039/C6TA00513F

A. Kakekhani, and S. Ismail-Beigi, Polarization-driven catalysis via ferroelectric oxide surfaces, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 18, 19676, 2016. DOI 10.1039/C6CP03170F

Z. Wanga, M. Morales-Acosta, S.  Lic, W. Liu, T. Kanai, Y. Liu, Y-N Chena, F. Walker, C. Ahn, R. Leblanc, and E. Yan,  A narrow amide I vibrational band observed by sum frequency generation spectroscopy reveals highly ordered structures of a biofilm protein at the air/water interface. Chem. Commun., 2016. DOI: 10.1039/C5CC05743D

G. Fabbris, D. Meyers, J. Okamoto, J. Pelliciari, A. S. Disa, Y. Huang, Z.-Y. Chen, W. B. Wu, C. T. Chen, S. Ismail-Beigi, C. H. Ahn, F. J. Walker, D. J. Huang, T. Schmitt, and M. P. M. Dean, Orbital Engineering in Nickelate Heterostructures Driven by Anisotropic Oxygen Hybridization rather than Orbital Energy Levels. Physical Review Letters.,  117(14), 147401, 2016. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.117.147401.

M-G. Han, J. Garlow, M. Bugnet, S. Divilov, M. Marshall, L. Wu, M. Dawber, M. Fernandez-Serra, G. Botton, S-W. Cheong, F. Walker, C. Ahn, and Y. Zhu, coupling of bias-induced crystallographic shear planes with charged domain walls in ferroelectric oxide thin films. Physical Review B 94(10), 100101(R), 2016. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.94.100101

A. Malashevich, S. Ismail-Beigi, and E. Altman, Directing the Structure of Two-Dimensional Silica and Silicates. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 120(47), 26770, 2016. DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b07008


J. Padmanabhan, M. Augelli, B. Cheung, E. Kinser, B. Cleary, P. Kumar, R. Wang, A. Sawyer, R. Li, U. Schwarz, J. Schroers, and T. Kyriakides, Regulation of cell-cell fusion by nanotopography. Nature Scientific Reports 6, 33277, 2016. DOI: 10.1038/srep33277

H-H. Ryu, F. Gittleson, J. Li, X, Tong, and A. Taylor, A New Design Strategy for Observing Lithium Oxide Growth-Evolution Interactions Using Geometric Catalyst Positioning. Nanotechnology Letters 16(8), 4799, 2016. DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.6b00856

Y. Liu, J. Padmanabhan, B. Cheung, J. Liu, C.  Zheng, E. Scanley, D. Wesolowski, M. Pressley, C. Broadbridge, S. Altman, U. Schwarz, T. Kyriakides, and J. Schroers, Combinatorial development of antibacterial Zr-Cu-Al-Ag thin film metallic glasses. Nature Scientific Reports 6, 26950, 2016. DOI: 10.1038/srep26950

D. Magagnosc, W. Chen, G. Kumar, J. Schroers, and D.  Gianola, Thermomechanical Behavior of Molded Metallic Glass Nanowires. Scientific Reports 6, 19530, 2016. DOI: 10.1038/srep19530

Udo D. Schwarz and Hendrik Hölscher. Exploring and Explaining Friction with the Prandtl-Tomlinson Model. ACS Nano 10(1), 2016. DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.5b08251

W-H. Ryu, H. Wilson, S. Sohn, J. Li, X. Tong, E. Shaulsky, J.  Schroers, M. Elimelech, and A. Taylor,  Heterogeneous WSx/WO3 Thorn-Bush Nanofiber Electrodes for Sodium-Ion Batteries. Nano 10(3), 3257, 2016. DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.5b06538

S. Sohn, Y. Liu, J. Liu, P. Gong, S. Prades-Rodel, A. Blatter, E.  Scanley, C. Broadbridge, and J. Schroers, Noble metal high entropy alloys. Scripta Materialia 126, 29, 2016. DOI10.1016/j.scriptamat.2016.08.017

P. Zhang, L. He, M. Besser, Z. Liu, J. Schroers, M. Kramer, and P. Voyles, Applications and limitations of electron correlation microscopy to study relaxation dynamics in supercooled liquids. Ultramicroscopy, 2016. DOI: 10.1016/j.ultramic.2016.09.001

E. Perim, D. Lee, Y. Liu, C. Toher, P. Gong, Y. Li, N. Simmons, O. Levy, J. Vlassak, J. Schroers,  and  S. Curtarolo, Spectral descriptors for bulk metallic glasses based on the thermodynamics of competing crystalline phases. Nature Communications 7, 12315, 2016. DOI: 10.1038/ncomms12315


Schloss,  W. Liu, D. Williams, G. Kaufman, H. Hendrickson, B. Rudshteyn, L. Fu, H. Wang, V. Batista, O. Osuji, E. Yan, and L. Regan, Fabrication of Modularly Functionalizable Microcapsules Using Protein-Based Technologies. American Chemical Society Biomaterials Science & Engineering 2, 1856, 2016. DOI: 10.1021/acsbiomaterials.6b00447

W. Renninger, H Shin, R. Behunin, P. Kharel, E. Kittlaus and P. Rakich, Forward Brillouin scattering in hollow-core photonic bandgap fibers. New Journal of Physics 18, 025008, 2016. DOI: 10.1088/1367-2630/18/2/025008

P. Kharel, R. Behunin, W. Renninger, and P. Rakich, Noise and dynamics in forward Brillouin interactions. Physical Review A 93(6), 063806, 2016. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevA.93.063806

Y. Jung, Y. Zhoubc and J. Cha, Intercalation in two-dimensional transition metal chalcogenides. Inorganic Chemistry Frontiers 3(4), 452, 2016. DOI: 10.1039/C5QI00242G


R. Sarma, A. Yamilov, S. Petrenko, Y. Bromberg, and H. Cao, Control of energy density inside disordered medium by coupling to open or closed Channels. Physical Review Letters 117(8), 086803, 2016. DOI: PhysRevLett.117.086803

Y. Zheng, T. Goh, P. Fan, W. Shi, J. Yu, and A. Taylor, Toward Efficient Thick Active PTB7 Photovoltaic Layers Using Diphenyl Ether as a Solvent Additive.  ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces 8(24), 15724, 2016. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.6b03453

F. Perreault, H. Jaramillo, M. Xie, M. Ude, L. Nghiem, and M. Elimelech, Biofouling Mitigation in Forward Osmosis Using Graphene Oxide Functionalized Thin-Film Composite Membranes. Environmental Science Technology 50(11), 5840, 2016. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.5b06364

J. Faucher, T. Masuda,  and M-L. Lee, Initiation strategies for simultaneous control of antiphase domains and stacking faults in GaAs solar cells on Ge. Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B 34(4), 041203, 2016. DOI: 10.1116/1.4945659

F. Gittleson, W-H. Ryu, M. Schwab, X. Tong, and A. Taylor, Pt and Pd catalyzed oxidation of Li2O2 and DMSO during Li–O2 battery charging. Chemical Communication 52(39), 6605, 2016. DOI: 10.1039/C6CC01778A

W-H. Ryu, F. Gittleson, J. Thomsen, J. Li, M. Schwab, G. Brudvig, and A. Taylor, Heme biomolecule as redox mediator and oxygen shuttle for efficient charging of lithium-oxygen batteries. Nature Communication 7, 12925, 2016. DOI: 10.1038/ncomms12925

L. Fan, C-L.  Zou, M. Poot, R. Cheng, X. Guo, X. Han, and H. Tang, Integrated optomechanical single-photon frequency shifter. Nature Photonics 10, 766, 2016.  DOI: 10.1038/nphoton.2016.206

J. Faucher, Y. Sun, D. Jung, D. Martin, T. Masuda, and M-L. Lee, High-efficiency AlGaInP solar cells grown by molecular beam epitaxy. Applied Physics Letters 109(17), 172105, 2016. DOI: 10.1063/1.4965979

J. Tang, W. Liu, H. Wang, and A. Gomez, High Performance Metal Oxide–Graphene Hybrid Nanomaterials Synthesized via Opposite-Polarity Electrosprays. Advanced Materials 28(46), 10298, 2016. DOI: 10.1002/adma.201603339

W. Shi, Y.  Zheng, J. Yu, A. Taylor, and H. Katz, Mobility enhancement of organic field-effect transistor based on guanine. Applied Physics Letters 109(14), 143301, 2016. DOI: 10.1063/1.4963882

M. Poot, and H. Tang, Characterization of optical quantum circuits using resonant phase shifts. Applied Physics Letters 109(13), 131106, 2016. DOI: 10.1063/1.4962902

J. Schwan, A. Kwaczala, T. Ryan, O. Bartulos, Y. Ren, L. Sewanan, A. Morris, D. Jacoby, Y. Qyang, and S. Campbell, Anisotropic engineered heart tissue made from laser-cut decellularized myocardium. Scientific Reports 6, 32068, 2016. DOI:10.1038/srep32068

A. Redding, S-F. Liew, Y. Bromberg, R. Sarma, and H. Cao, Evanescently coupled multimode spiral spectrometer. Optica 3(9), 956, 2016. DOI: 10.1364/OPTICA.3.000956

M. Mariano, O. Mashtalir, F. Antonio, W-H. Ryu, B. Deng, F. Xia, Y. Gogotsi, and A. Taylor, Solution-processed titanium carbide MXene films examined as highly transparent conductors. Nanoscale 8(36), 16371, 2016. DOI: 10.1039/C6NR03682A

T. Goh, J-H. Huang, K. Yager, M. Sfeir, C-Y. Nam, X. Tong, L. Guard, P. Melvin, F. Antonio, B. Bartolome, M-L. Lee, N. Hazari, and A. Taylor, Quaternary Organic Solar Cells Enhanced by Cocrystalline Squaraines with Power Conversion Efficiencies >10%. Advanced Energy Materials 6(21), 1600660, 2016. DOI: 10.1002/aenm.201600660

G. Yuan, K. Xiong, C. Zhang, Y. Li, and J. Han, Optical Engineering of Modal Gain in a III-Nitride Laser with Nanoporous GaN. American Chemical Society Photonic 3(9), 1604, 2016. DOI:  10.1021/acsphotonics.6b00155

K-N. Yaung, S. Kirnstoetter, J. Faucher, A. Gerger, A. Lochtefeld, A. Barnett, and M-L. Lee, Threading dislocation density characterization in III–V photovoltaic materials by electron channeling contrast imaging.  Journal of Crystal Growth 453, 65, 2016. DOI: 10.1016/j.jcrysgro.2016.08.015

T. Gu, M. Li, K. McCammon, and K. Lee, Redox-induced lower mantle density contrast and effect on mantle structure and primitive oxygen. Nature Geoscience 9, 723, 2016. DOI: 10.1038/NGEO2772

K-N. Yaung, M. Vaisman, J. Lang, and M-L. Lee,  GaAsP solar cells on GaP/Si with low threading dislocation density. Applied Physics Letters 109(3), 032107, 2016. DOI: 10.1063/1.4959825

J. Shen, J. Woods, Y. Xie, D. Morales-Acosta, and J. Cha, Structural Phase Transition and Carrier Density Tuning in SnSexTe1-x Nanoplates. Advanced Electronic Materials 2(9), 1600144, 2016. DOI: 10.1002/aelm.201600144

A-H. Morris, J. Chang, and T. Kyriakides, Inadequate Processing of Decellularized Dermal Matrix Reduces Cell Viability In Vitro and Increases Apoptosis and Acute Inflammation In Vivo. BioResearch Open Access 5(1), 177, 2016. DOI: 10.1089/biores.2016.0021

Y. Chu, C. Axline, C. Wang, T. Brecht, Y. Gao, L. Frunzio, and R. Schoelkopf, Suspending superconducting qubits by silicon micromachining.  Applied Physics Letters 109(11), 112601, 2016. DOI: 10.1063/1.4962327

J. Blumoff, C. Chou, C. Shen, M. Reagor, C. Axline, R. Brierley, M. Silveri, C. Wang,  B. Vlastakis,  S. Nigg, L. Frunzio, M. Devoret, L. Jiang, S. Girvin, and R. Schoelkopf,  Implementing and Characterizing Precise Multiqubit Measurements. Physical Review X 6(3), 031041, 2016. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevX.6.031041

U. Vool, S. Shankar, S. Mundhada, N. Ofek, A. Narla, K. Sliwa, E. Zalys-Geller, Y. Liu, L. Frunzio,  R. Schoelkopf, S. Girvin, and M. Devoret, Continuous Quantum Nondemolition Measurement of the Transverse Component of a Qubit. Physical Review Letters 117(13), 133601, 2016. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.117.133601

H. Jung, and H. Tang, Aluminum nitride as nonlinear optical material for on-chip frequency comb generation and frequency conversion. Nanophotonics 5(2), 263, 2016. DOI: 10.1515/nanoph-2016-0020,

F. Carter, A. Hertel, M. Rooks, P. McClintock, D. McKinsey, and D. Prober, Calorimetric Observation of Single He2 Excimers in a 100-mK He Bath. Journal of Low Temperature Physics 186(3), 183, 2017. DOI: 10.1007/s10909-016-1666-x

K. Moor, C. Osuji, and J-H. Kim, Dual-Functionality Fullerene and Silver Nanoparticle Antimicrobial Composites via Block Copolymer Templates. ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces 8(49), 33583, 2016. DOI: 10.1021/acsami.6b10674

J. Faucher, Y. Sun, D. Jung, D. Martín, T. Masuda, and M-L. Lee, AlGaInP solar cells with high internal quantum efficiency grown by molecular beam epitaxy. Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, 0035, 2016. DOI: 10.1109/PVSC.2016.7749988. 2016

M. Vaisman, K. Yaung,  Y. Sun, M-L. Lee, GaAsP/Si solar cells and tunnel junctions for III-V/Si tandem devices. Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, 2043, 2016. DOI: 10.1109/PVSC.2016.7749988

D. Shaffer, M. Tousley, and M. Elimelech, Influence of Polyamide Membrane Surface Chemistry on Gypsum Scaling Behavior. Journal of Membrane Science 525, 249, 2016. DOI: 10.1016/j.memsci.2016.11.003

A. Zhang, G. Yuan, K. Xiong, S-H Park, and J. Han, New Directions in GaN Photonics Enabled by Electrochemical Processes. ECS Transactions 72(5), 47, 2016. DOI: 10.1149/07205.0047ecst

Y. Li, K. Jensen, Y. Liu, J. Liu, P. Gong, B. Scanley, C. Broadbridge, and J. Schroers, Combinatorial Strategies for Synthesis and Characterization of Alloy Microstructures over Large Compositional Ranges. Acs Combinatorial Science 18(10), 630, 2016. DOI: 10.1021/acscombsci.6b00040

K. Moor, E. Cates, and J-H Kim, Porous Silicon’s Photoactivity in Water: Insights into Environmental Fate. Environmental Science and Technology 50(2), 756, 2016. DOI: 10.1021/acs.est.5b05183

M. Poot, C. Schuck, X-S. Ma, X. Guo, and H. Tang. Design and characterization of integrated components for SiN photonic quantum circuits. Optics Express 24(7), 6843. 2016. DOI: 10.1364/OE.24.006843

L. Moore, A. Sawyer, J. Saucier-Sawyer, M. Saltzmanc, T. Kyriakides, Nanoparticle delivery of miR-223 to attenuate macrophage fusion. Biomaterials 89, 127, 2016. DOI: 10.1016/j.biomaterials.2016.02.036

W. Liu, E. Hu, H. Jiang, Y. Xiang, Z. Weng, M. Li, Q. Fan, X. Yu,  E. Altman, and  H. Wang,  A highly active and stable hydrogen evolution catalyst based on pyrite-structured cobalt phosphosulfide. Nature Communications 7, 10771, 2016. DOI: 10.1038/ncomms10771

C. Pelligra, K. Toth , H. Hu and C. Osuji,  Rapid fabrication of ZnO nanorod arrays with controlled spacing by micelle-templated solvothermal growth.  Nanoscale 8, 149, 2016.
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S. Fatt Liew, L. Ge, B. Redding, G. Solomon, and H. Cao, Controlling a microdisk laser by local refractive index perturbation.  Applied Physics Letters 108(5), 051105, 2016. DOI: 10.1063/1.4940229

J. Woods, Y. Jung, Y. Xie, W. Liu, Y. Liu, H. Wang, J. Cha. One-step synthesis of MoS2/WS2layered heterostructures and catalytic activity of defective transition metal dichalcogenide films. ACS Nano 10(2), 2004, 2016. DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.5b06126

X. Feng, S. Nejati, M. Cowan, M. Tousley, B. Wiesenauer, R. Noble, M. Elimelech, D. Gin, and  C. Osuji, Thin Polymer Films with Continuous Vertically Aligned 1 nm Pores Fabricated by Soft Confinement. ACS Nano 10(1), 150, 2016. DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.5b06130

M. Gopinadhan, Y. Choo, and C. Osuji, Strong orientational coupling of block copolymer microdomains to smectic layering revealed by magnetic field alignment. ACS Macro Letters 5(3), 292, 2016. DOI: 10.1021/acsmacrolett.5b00924

S. Liew, L. Ge, B. Redding, G. Solomon, and H. Cao, Controlling a microdisk laser by local refractive index perturbation. Applied Physical Letters 108(5), 051105, 2016.  DOI: 10.1063/1.4940229

X. Feng, S. Nejati, M. Cowan, M. Tousley, B. Wiesenauer, R. Noble, M. Elimelech, D. Gin, and  C. Osuji, Thin Polymer Films with Continuous Vertically Aligned 1 nm Pores Fabricated by Soft Confinement. ACS Nano, 10(1), 150, 2016. DOI: 10.1021/acsnano.5b06130

Minev, K. Serniak, I.M. Pop, Z. Leghtas, K. Sliwa, M. Hatridge, L. Frunzio, R.J. Schoelkopf, and M.H. Devoret, Planar Multilayer Circuit Quantum Electrodynamics, Physical Review Applied 5(4), 044021, 2016. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevApplied.5.044021

Y. Liu, S. Shankar, N. Ofek, M. Hatridge, A. Narla, K. Sliwa, L. Frunzio, R. Schoelkopf, and M. Devoret, Comparing and combining measurement-based and driven-dissipative entanglement stabilization. Physical Review X 6(1), 011022, 2016. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevX.6.011022

C. McKitterick, D. Prober, and M. Rooks. Electron-phonon cooling in large monolayer graphene devices. Physical Review B 93(7), 075410, 2016. DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.93.075410