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Proposal Cycle 2019A: expire January 31, 2020

Proposal Cycle 2018B: expire July 31, 2019

Proposal Cycle 2018A (extended): expire January 31, 2020

Proposal Cycle 2017B (extended): expire July 31, 2019


Proposal Cycle 2019A: expire January 31, 2020

Copper partitioning in a Ni-based superalloy and its effect on tensile and creep properties
Detrois, Martin; National Energy Technology Laboratory, AECOM [CNMS2019-001]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Jon Poplawsky

Boron partitioning and distribution in a novel γʹ precipitate strengthened high-entropy superalloy for improved grain boundary strength
Detrois, Martin; National Energy Technology Laboratory, AECOM [CNMS2019-002]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev; Jon Poplawsky

Computational investigation of porous aromatic frameworks with different coverages of functional groups for acid gas capture
Sinnott, Susan; Pennsylvania State University [CNMS2019-003]
Technical Contact(s): Bobby Sumpter

Development of ultra conductive CNT-Cu composites
Aytung, Tolga; ORNL [CNMS2019-005]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Ilia Ivanov; Juan Carlos Idrobo

Four Probe STM: Mapping the localized electrical conductivities along and across the grain boundaries of bicrystal LaAlO3/SrTiO3 heterostructures
Li, Sean; University of New South Wales [CNMS2019-008]
Technical Contact(s): An-Ping Li

Transition metal-assisted growth of atomically thin MoS2 nanoribbons
Li, Xufan; Honda Research Institute, Inc. [CNMS2019-009]
Technical Contact(s): Scott Retterer; Kai Xiao; Ray Unocic

Using ToF-SIMS to quantify trace elements in coal ash exposed deformed fish
Pracheil, Brenda; ORNL [CNMS2019-010]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev

Operando AFM of Electrochemical Ion Intercalation into Birnessite MnO2
Augustyn, Veronica; North Carolina State University [CNMS2019-011]
Technical Contact(s): Nina Balke

Understanding the role of molecular vibrations and electron-phonon coupling on the
performance of hybrid perovskite solar cell

Lee, Seung-Hun; University of Virginia [CNMS2019-012]
Technical Contact(s): Mina Yoon

Nanomaterials synthesis and Characterization of Membrane Electrode Assemblies for hydrogen production
Zhang, Feng-Yuan; University of Tennessee Space Institute [CNMS2019-013]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley

Operando AFM Dilatometry of Solid State Lithium Ion Batteries
Augustyn, Veronica; North Carolina State University [CNMS2019-014]
Technical Contact(s): Nina Balke

Design of spectrally selective emitter for enabling high-efficiency solar thermophotovoltaics (STPV)
Gupta, Mool; University of Virginia [CNMS2019-015]
Technical Contact(s): Ivan Kravchenko; Brad Lokitz

Integrating Gaseous Plasmonic Structures into mm-wave/THz metamaterial
Waveguide Devices

Cappelli, Mark; Stanford University [CNMS2019-016]
Technical Contact(s): Nick Lavrik

Dynamics and Strain-Engineering of Multimetallic Nanocatalysts
Skrabalak, Sara; Indiana University, Bloomington [CNMS2019-017]
Technical Contact(s): Ray Unocic

Dielectric Characterization of Dipolar Rotor Arrays
Garcia-Garibay, Miguel; University of California, Los Angeles [CNMS2019-018]
Technical Contact(s): Yangyang Wang

Probing substrate interaction length scales in epitaxial growth of 2D materials
Kidambi, Piran; Vanderbilt University [CNMS2019-019]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Kai Xiao

Meta-optics for quantum applications
Kivshar, Yuri; Australian National University [CNMS2019-020]
Technical Contact(s): Ivan Kravchenko

Nonreciprocal nonlinear nanophotonics
Kivshar, Yuri; Australian National University [CNMS2019-021]
Technical Contact(s): Ivan Kravchenko

Group IV Chalcogenides: Ultrathin Ferroelectric Semiconductors?
Sutter, Peter; University of Nebraska, Lincoln [CNMS2019-022]
Technical Contact(s): Peter Maksymovych; Juan Carlos Idrobo

Towards the Development of a Multi-scale Approach for Investigating the Self-assembly of Protein Nanotiles
Hagan, Michael; Brandeis University [CNMS2019-023]
Technical Contact(s): Miguel Fuentes-Cabrera

The role of oxygen-bearing impurities in corrosion under supercritical CO2 conditions
Pint, Bruce; ORNL [CNMS2019-024]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev

Probing the Effects of Nanoparticle Morphology and Density in Bacterial Adhesion on Bioinspired Nanometallic Arrays.
De Jesus, Marco; University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez [CNMS2019-025]
Technical Contact(s): Nick Lavrik

Probing the atomic-scale microstructure and composition of corroded amorphous and nanostructured alloy surface
Cai, Wenjun; Virginia Tech [CNMS2019-026]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Nanoscale functional imaging of perovskite solar cells: resolving chemical composition and
dynamic electrical response.

Leite, Marina; University of Maryland [CNMS2019-027]
Technical Contact(s): Olga Ovchinnikova; Liam Collins

Connecting Structural Changes to Oxygen Evoltuion Reaction Intermediates on the
PrBa0.5Sr0.5Co1.5Fe0.5O5+
􀄯 Double Perovskite
Liu, Meilin; Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2019-028]
Technical Contact(s): Chris Rouleau; Ray Unocic

Investigating phase behavior of liquid crystal monomers, oligomers and elastomers via computational and experimental approach
Ahn, Suk-kyun; Pusan National University [CNMS2019-029]
Technical Contact(s): Jan-Michael Carrillo

Nanostructural and microstructural analysis Ni and Ni-Co-Cu-Fe-Mn nanoparticles and their
joining processes

Hu, Anming; University of Tennessee [CNMS2019-030]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Qualifying and quantifying 3D elemental distributions on heterogeneous surfaces of Cu-based trimetallic nanocatalysts
Kuo, Chun-Hong; Academia Sinica [CNMS2019-031]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky-APT; David Cullen – EM

Influence of Ti1.5O2 interlayer on superconducting monolayer FeSe
Sims, Hunter; Francis Marion University [CNMS2019-032]
Technical Contact(s): Tom Berlijn

Synthesis and Characterization of Bio Compatible Polymersomes composed of Asymmetric Block Copolymers
Perera, Rasangi; Louisiana State University [CNMS2019-033]
Technical Contact(s): Kunlun Hong

Carbon Microsensors for Neurotransmitter Detection
Venton, Jill; University of Virginia [CNMS2019-034]
Technical Contact(s): Nick Lavrik; Brad Lokitz; Ilia Ivanov

Atom Probe Tomography analysis of Cu solute atom distribution at the solid-iron/liquid- copper interface after solidification
Wayne, Steven; University of Memphis [CNMS2019-035]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Radiation effect on microchemical evolution of nanoprecipitate-strengthened Fe based superalloys
Yang, Ying; ORNL [CNMS2019-036]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Study of molecular self-assembly of nucleoside analogues as chemotherapeutic agent
Vallejo Castaneda, Emmanuel; Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Hidalgo [CNMS2019-037]
Technical Contact(s): Miguel Fuentes-Cabrera

Enhanced Superconducting Pairing in Highly Overdoped Cuprates
Scalapino, Doug; University of California, Santa Barbara [CNMS2019-038]
Technical Contact(s): Thomas Maier; Tom Berlijn

UV/EB curing of polymer electrolyte for safe Li-ion batteries
Du, Zhijia; ORNL [CNMS2019-039]
Technical Contact(s): Yangyang Wang; Jong Keum

Topological nanolasers
Suh, Jae Yong; Michigan Technological University [CNMS2019-040]
Technical Contact(s): Ivan Kravchenko

Characterization of the Spatial Distribution of Doped Elements in Metal Ferrite
Nanoparticles using HRTEM

Mefford, Olin; Clemson University [CNMS2019-041]
Technical Contact(s): Chris Rouleau; David Cullen

Understanding and Quantifying the Plasmon-Mediated Magnetization Change of Nanomaterials
Wei, Wei David; University of Florida [CNMS2019-043]
Technical Contact(s): Tom Berlijn; Alex Puretzky; Zheng Gai

Time-of-Flight Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry Study of Carbon Nanostructure in Covetic Materials
Ma, Beihai; Argonne National Laboratory [CNMS2019-044]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev

Novel Plasticized Melt Spinning Process of PAN Fibers Based on Task-Specific Ionic Liquids
Dai, Sheng; ORNL [CNMS2019-046]
Technical Contact(s): Yangyang Wang

E-field controlled magnetic state change in bismuth ferrite
Viehland, D.; Virginia Tech [CNMS2019-047]
Technical Contact(s): Miaofang Chi

Phase transition of epitaxially oriented antiferroelectric thin films
Viehland, D.; Virginia Tech [CNMS2019-048]
Technical Contact(s): Miaofang Chi

Agent-based modeling simulations of guide-RNA delivery. Implications for rational CRISPR design of microbiomes.
Ginovart, Marta; Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya [CNMS2019-049]
Technical Contact(s): Miguel Fuentes-Cabrera

Large Available Volume Particles for Enhanced Deep UV Local Field Sensing
Lim, Shuang, Fang; North Carolina State University [CNMS2019-050]
Technical Contact(s): Zili Wu; Alex Puretzky

In Situ Examination of Nanoscale Reaction Pathways in Alloying Battery Materials
McDowell, Matthew; Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2019-051]
Technical Contact(s): Ray Unocic

Oxidative dehydrogenation of alkanes with soft oxidants
Wu, Zili; ORNL [CNMS2019-052]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Zili Wu; Miaofang Chi

Understanding ammonia synthesis over 2D electride-based catalysts
Wu, Zili; ORNL [CNMS2019-053]
Technical Contact(s): Mina Yoon; Dale Hensley; Zili Wu; Miaofang Chi

Self-Assembled Nanostructures of Oligomeric Cellulose-block-Poly(ethylene glycol) Diblock Copolymers
Wang, Howard; University of Maryland [CNMS2019-055]
Technical Contact(s): Hong: Keum

Silicon bowtie photonic crystals: Exploiting extreme light-matter interaction
Weiss, Sharon; Vanderbilt University [CNMS2019-056]
Technical Contact(s): Scott Retterer

Controlled ion migration in CsPbClxBr(3-x) perovskites thin films for spectrum-stable and
high-efficiency bule light emitting diodes (LEDs)

Hu, Bin; University of Tennessee [CNMS2019-057]
Technical Contact(s): Scott Retterer; Liam Collins

Identification and characterization of atomically dispersed Ni species in Ni, N co-doped
carbon electrocatalysts

Hahn, Christopher; SLAC National Accelerator Laboratory [CNMS2019-059]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev; David Cullen

Van der Waals Density Functional Theory simulations of Molecular Self-Assembly on Metallic Substrates
Liu, Wei; Nanjing University of Science and Technology [CNMS2019-060]
Technical Contact(s): Miguel Fuentes-Cabrera

Quantitative piezocoefficients of pristine ultra-thin BaTiO3 thin films
Vasudevan, Rama; ORNL [CNMS2019-061]
Technical Contact(s): Rama Vasudevan

Modeling exfoliation of 2D materials in electrochemical environments
Andreussi, Oliviero; University of North Texas [CNMS2019-062]
Technical Contact(s): Jingsong Huang

Fabrication of Nanostrcutures Quantum Devices for the Control and Extraction of Single
Electrons Bound at the Surface of Superfluid Helium

Blumenthal, Mark; University of Cape Town [CNMS2019-063]
Technical Contact(s): Ivan Kravchenko; Brad Lokitz

Triplon Liquid and Excitonic Magnetism
Daghofer, Maria; University of Stuttgart [CNMS2019-064]
Technical Contact(s): Gonzalo Alvarez-Campot

In-situ AFM and Dilatometry of Water|Electrode Interfaces for Low-Energy Desalination Applications
Hatzell, Marta; Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2019-066]
Technical Contact(s): Nina Balke

Quantum Photonic and Phononic Interactions in 2D materials
Lawrie, Ben; ORNL [CNMS2019-067]
Technical Contact(s): Liangbo Liang; Alex Belianinov; Alex Puretzky; Jordan Hachtel

Study on local defects in BAs crystals and films and their influence on local vibrational modes and bulk thermal conductivity
Zheng, Qiang; ORNL [CNMS2019-068]
Technical Contact(s): Miaofang Chi

Atom Probe Tomography Tip Coupons to Enable Development of Structure-Property
Relationships for Mixed-Molecular Organic Solids

Zimmerman, Jeramy; Colorado School of Mines [CNMS2019-069]
Technical Contact(s): Nick Lavrik

Au-modifed L10-MPt/Pd (M=Fe, Co, Ni) alloys as efficienct electrocatalysts for the electrooxidation of liquid fuels
Sun, Shouheng; Brown University [CNMS2019-070]
Technical Contact(s): Miaofang Chi

Fabricate Plasmonic Enhanced Broadband Photodetectors Based on 2D Materials
Nguyen, Vinh; Virginia Tech;[CNMS2019-072]
Technical Contact(s): Jason Fowlkes; Brad Lokitz

Probing 3D atomic structures of van der Waals materials with picometer accuracy
Miao, Jianwei; University of California, Los Angeles [CNMS2019-073]
Technical Contact(s): Bernadeta Srijanto; Juan Carlos Idrobo

Photinduced Electron Transfer and Cross Linking Reaction Between Ru-Complex and DNA
Yu, Tao; Tennessee Technological University [CNMS2019-074]
Technical Contact(s): Jacek Jakowski

Polymer Defect-induced Ferroelectric Nanodomains in Monodispersed Organic-Inorganic BaTiO3 Nanocrystals
Zhu, Lei; Case Western Reserve University [CNMS2019-079]
Technical Contact(s): Jihua Chen

Time-resolved KPFM of interface potential distribution during electrical degradation of
perovskites

Dickey, Elizabeth; North Carolina State University [CNMS2019-080]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev; Ilia Ivanov; Collins

Wafer-Scale Fabrication of Ultra-High Density Graphene Devices to Study Quantum
Transport

Mol, Jan; Queen Mary University of London [CNMS2019-081]
Technical Contact(s): Ivan Kravchenko

Investigating the coating effect on the thermal and mechanical properties of hollow silica particles
Sharma, Jaswinder; ORNL [CNMS2019-082]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; David Cullen

Accelerated mass transport pheonomeon in nanocrystalline metallic alloys
Krogstad, Jessica; University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign [CNMS2019-083]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Development of Mobile Vacuum Technology
Kelley, Kyle; ORNL [CNMS2019-085]
Technical Contact(s): Rama Vasudevan

Ultrafast Synthesis of Laser-Induced Graphene and Mechanisms of Formation
Tour, James; Rice University [CNMS2019-086]
Technical Contact(s): Alex Belianinov; Ilia Ivanov; Liam Collins; Juan Carlos Idrobo

Effect of nanonconfinement on ion transport through 2D materials
Mahurin, Shannon; ORNL [CNMS2019-087]
Technical Contact(s): Alex Belianinov; Ray Unocic

Microstructural and Crystallographic Assessment of Cobalt Free Nickel Rich Lithium Ion Battery Cathodes - The Family of Nickel Iron Aluminum Oxide (NFA)
Muralidharan, Nitin; ORNL [CNMS2019-089]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev; Jong Keum; Jon Poplawsky-APT; Miaofang Chi-EM

Magnetic Domain Imaging in Layered Topological Semimetal / Ferromagnet
Heterostructures

Hu, Jin; University of Arkansas [CNMS2019-091]
Technical Contact(s): Peter Maksymovych

Wafer-Scale Fabrication of MIM Tunnel Juntions on SiN Membranes for Quantum Sensing and Sequencing
Lindsay, Stuart; Arizona State University [CNMS2019-093]
Technical Contact(s): Alex Belianinov; Ivan Kravchenko; David Cullen

Machine Learning, Molecular Dynamics Simulations and Neutron Scattering for Improved Development of Polythiophene Force Fields
Pozzo, Lilo; University of Washington [CNMS2019-094]
Technical Contact(s): Jan-Michael Carrillo; Kunlun Hong

Growth and characterization of LaMO3 perovskite films for studying the effects of perovskite surface oxygen vacancies on catalysis
Savara, Aditya; ORNL [CNMS2019-095]
Technical Contact(s): Zili Wu; Chris Rouleau

Domain Imaging and Switching in Two-dimensional Ferroelectrics
Churchill, Hugh; University of Arkansas [CNMS2019-096]
Technical Contact(s): Peter Maksymovych

Understanding the wear protection mechanism of oil-miscible ionic liquids under different slide to roll conditions for rear axle lubrication
Roy, Sougata; ORNL [CNMS2019-097]
Technical Contact(s): Donovan Leonard

Ion detection in MXene for aqueous electrolyte based supercapacitors through TOF-SIMS
Gao, Qiang; ORNL [CNMS2019-098]
Technical Contact(s): Paul Kent; Anton Ievlev; Jong Keum; Nina Balke

Novel approach to scalable mechanical characterization of nanomaterials through selective controled synthesis of 1D and 2D structures on MEMS testing platform
Kuljanishvili, Irma; Saint Louis University [CNMS2019-099]
Technical Contact(s): Ivan Kravchenko\

An atom-probe tomography study of the partitioning of W, Ta, Mo, and Nb between the coherent BCC and L21 phases in lightweight high-entropy alloys
Liaw, Peter; University of Tennessee [CNMS2019-100]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Investigating the Nature of the Colloidal Glass Transition Through SANS and Rheology
Lam, Christopher; ORNL [CNMS2019-101]
Technical Contact(s): Yangyang Wang

Understanding Plant Signaling via Innovations in Probe Delivery and Imaging
Greenberg, Jean; University of Chicago [CNMS2019-103]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley

Nitrogen analysis in 12Cr-0.2C alloys
Maloy, Stuart; Los Alamos National Laboratory [CNMS2019-104]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev; Jon Poplawsky-APT

Origin of Nanoscale Electromechanical Relaxation in Non-Relaxor Ferrorelectrics
Neumayer, Sabine; ORNL [CNMS2019-105]
Technical Contact(s): Nina Balke

Linear Viscoelastic Properties of Salt-in-Polymer Electrolytes
Wang, Yangyang; ORNL [CNMS2019-106]
Technical Contact(s): Yangyang Wang
Hole transport dynamics within and between oligomeric chains in amorphous conducting aromatic oligomers
Talipov, Marat; New Mexico State University [CNMS2019-107]
Technical Contact(s): Jacek Jakowski

Atomic-level investigation of the morphology of plasmonic metallic nanostructures with
extremly high electron injection effciency

Lian, Tim; Emory University [CNMS2019-109]
Technical Contact(s): Jason Fowlkes; Ilia Ivanov; Art Baddorf; David Cullen

Dielectric cavity fabrication for phonon-emitter and photon-emitter coupling in 2D van der waals materials
Marvinney, Claire; ORNL [CNMS2019-110]
Technical Contact(s): Alex Belianinov; Ivan Kravchenko; Alex Puretzky

Studying ion confinment in-between dissimilar surfaces of 2D materials in supercapacitors
Naguib, Michael; Tulane University [CNMS2019-112]
Technical Contact(s): Paul Kent; Ray Unocic

Investigating cyclic biasing behavior of ferroelectrics and anti-ferroelectrics by in situ transmission electron microscopy
Kacher, Josh; Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2019-113]
Technical Contact(s): Jason Fowlkes; Ray Unocic

Probing the Local Physics of 2D Materials by Multidimensional STEM and Monochromated
EELS

Zachman, Michael; ORNL [CNMS2019-114]
Technical Contact(s): Scott Retterer; Miaofang Chi

Identification of chemical signals underlying altered rhizopshere interactions in bioenergy plants
Kalluri, Udaya; ORNL [CNMS2019-115]
Technical Contact(s): Olga Ovchinnikova

Polymer Segmental Dynamics in Deuterated Block Copolymers: Tethering and Interfacial Surface Waves
Hallinan, Daniel; Florida State University [CNMS2019-116]
Technical Contact(s): Bobby Sumpter; Kunlun Hong; Jihua Chen-EM; Liam Collins

Plasmonically Enhanced Electro-Optical Memory using Phase Change Materials
Bhaskaran, Harish; University of Oxford [CNMS2019-117]
Technical Contact(s): Ivan Kravchenko; Jordan Hachtel

In-depth study of strategically positioned single-atom dopants in silicon
Lupini, Andrew; ORNL [CNMS2019-118]
Technical Contact(s): Juan Carlos Idrobo

Large-scale, Compound Metaoptics for Complete Wavefront Control
Valentine, Jason; Vanderbilt University [CNMS2019-119]
Technical Contact(s): Ivan Kravchenko

Ultra-fast ion transport in solid polymer electrolytes confined between 2d atomic layers
Georgios, Polyzos; ORNL [CNMS2019-120]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Yangyang Wang; Ilia Ivanov; Jong Keum; David Cullen

Understanding Exsolved Nanoparticles Using In-situ High Resolution Transmission Electron
Microscopy

Payne, David; Imperial College London [CNMS2019-121]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Ray Unocic

First-principles development of low-dimensional quantum topological electrides
Yoon, Mina; University of Tennessee [CNMS2019-122]
Technical Contact(s): Mina Yoon

Investigation of low temperature optical properties of WMoS2 alloys synthesized using chemical vapor deposition
Chubarov, Mikhail; Pennsylvania State University [CNMS2019-123]
Technical Contact(s): Alex Puretzky

Quantum Lab on a Beam: Controlling and probing vibrational, electronic, and optical properties of 2D materials by geometry and strain
Dyck, Ondrej; ORNL [CNMS2019-124]
Technical Contact(s): Juan Carlos Idrobo

Fabrication of Plasmonic Nanopatch Resonator for Efficient Single Quantum Emission in 2D
Materials

Feldman, Matthew; Vanderbilt University [CNMS2019-126]
Technical Contact(s): Alex Belianinov; Alex Puretzky

Understanding electric polarization reversal in doped hafnia ferroelectric thin films
Datta, Suman; University of Notre Dame [CNMS2019-128]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev

Fabrication of Dielectric Metasurfaces for Optical Trapping and Manipulation
Ndukaife, Justus; Vanderbilt University [CNMS2019-129]
Technical Contact(s): Ivan Kravchenko

In Situ STEM Fabrication of Tunnel Junctions for Single-Molecule Bioensing
Dyck, Ondrej; ORNL [CNMS2019-130]
Technical Contact(s): David Cullen

Untangling the role of crystal structure in delafossite thin films with electron microscopy
Brahlek, Matthew; ORNL [CNMS2019-131]
Technical Contact(s): Chris Rouleau; Ray Unocic

Quntification of Diffused Ions and Determine their Arrangement within Nanochannels
Alvarez, Noe; University of Cincinnati [CNMS2019-132]
Technical Contact(s): David Cullen

Optical characterization of excitation power dependent exciton diffusion dynamics of monolayer MoS2 and WE2
Yu, Yiling; ORNL [CNMS2019-133]
Technical Contact(s): Alex Puretzky

Investigation of Supported Single-Site Catalysts for Selective Electrochemical Oxidation of Methane to Methanol
Bell, Alexis; University of California, Berkeley [CNMS2019-134]
Technical Contact(s): Miaofang Chi

Polymer chain partitioning in semi-crystalline polymer blends
Zhou, Joe; Chevron Phillips Chemical Co. LP [CNMS2019-136]
Technical Contact(s): Kunlun Hong; Jong; Chen

Understanding the Role of Solute Segregation to Precipitate Interfaces for High Temperature Stability in an Al Alloy
Poplawsky, Jon; ORNL [CNMS2019-137]
Technical Contact(s): Karren More

Characterization of radiation-induced precipitation and segregation in high entropy alloys
Kombaiah, Boopathy; ORNL [CNMS2019-138]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Probing the Dynamic Properties of Vitrimers
Chen, Wei-Ren; ORNL [CNMS2019-140]
Technical Contact(s): Kunlun Hong

Understanding the correlation of phase morphology and photovoltaic actions in organic photoactive layers at nanometer scales
Kan, Bin; University of Washington [CNMS2019-141]
Technical Contact(s): Olga Ovchinnikova; Kai Xiao

A Route for Tuning the Electronic and Geometric Properties of Atomically Thin Platinum Supported on Oxygen Deficient TixOY
Bell, Crystal; Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2019-142]
Technical Contact(s): Chris Rouleau

Ionic Transport and Selectivity in Graphene Nanopores
Bunch, Scott; Boston University [CNMS2019-143]
Technical Contact(s): Scott Retterer; David Cullen

Quantum Enhnaced Plasmonic Sensors
Marino, Alberto; University of Oklahoma [CNMS2019-144]
Technical Contact(s): Jason Fowlkes

Epitaxy of M-type ferrites for finding hidden multiferroism
Jeen, Hyoung; Pusan National University [CNMS2019-149]
Technical Contact(s): Chris Rouleau

Wafer-Scale Fabrication of Suspended Graphene Quantum Devices for Biosensing
Mol, Jan; Queen Mary University of London [CNMS2019-150]
Technical Contact(s): Ivan Kravchenko; David Cullen

Electrowetting-Controlled Droplet Morphology and Transport on Microstructured Lotus-Leaf-
Like Surfaces

Cheng, Jiangtao; Virginia Tech [CNMS2019-151]
Technical Contact(s): Pat Collier; Kai Xiao; Ivan Kravchenko

Characterizing the chemical interface that influences the spatial and temporal dynamics of root colonization by microbes
Morrell-Falvey, Jennifer; ORNL [CNMS2019-152]
Technical Contact(s): Olga Ovchinnikova

Observation of atomic-scale antiferromagnetic magnetic ordering in ferroelectric domain boundary using electron magnetic circular dichroism (EMCD).
Chang, Hye Jung; Korea Institute of Science and Technology (KIST) [CNMS2019-155]
Technical Contact(s): Juan Carlos Idrobo

Advancing electron ptychography for interfacial research in real material systems
Cao, Shaohong; ORNL [CNMS2019-156]
Technical Contact(s): Miaofang Chi

Elemental and chemical imaging with MALDI/TOF/SIMS and nanoIR
Joester, Derk; Northwestern University [CNMS2019-159]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev

Assessing Enamel Remineralization at the Nanoscale - an in vitro Platform
Joester, Derk; Northwestern University; [CNMS2019-160]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev

Correlative Chemical Mapping across Protein-rich Interfaces in Tooth Enamel
Joester, Derk; Northwestern University [CNMS2019-162]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev

Characterization of Glass/Ceramic Interfaces in Atomic Level for Solid Oxide Fuel Cell (SOFC)
Guo, Qianying; ORNL [CNMS2019-163]
Technical Contact(s): Karren More

Advanced Microstructural Characterization of Novel Steels for High Temperature Piston Materials
Pierce, Dean; ORNL; [CNMS2019-164]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky-APT; Donovan Leonard-EM

Real-Time Data Analytics for Autonomous Scanning Transmission Electron Microscope
Ziatdinov, Maxim; ORNL [CNMS2019-167]
Technical Contact(s): Ray Unocic

Structure and functionalities of atomic defects in 2D and layered materials
Ziatdinov, Maxim; ORNL [CNMS2019-168]
Technical Contact(s): Mina Yoon

Mapping charge transport in hybrid perovskite single crystals using G-Mode KPFM
Weber, Stefan; MPI for Polymer Research [CNMS2019-169]
Technical Contact(s): Pat Collins

Non-zero Field and 4DSTEM for disordered ferroelectric / relaxor ferroelectric systems
Nelson, Christopher; ORNL [CNMS2019-170]
Technical Contact(s): Juan Carlos Idrobo

Understanding Modulated Extraordinary Optical Transmission through Subwavelength
Holes in Bilayer Films of Plasmonic Metals and Vanadium Dioxide

Donev, Eugenii Uliev; University of the South [CNMS2019-171]
Technical Contact(s): Jason Fowlkes; Brad Lokitz; Chris Rouleau

Perovskite Metamaterials
Wong, Zi Jing; Texas A&M University [CNMS2019-172]
Technical Contact(s): Scott Retterer; Brad Lokitz; Kai Xiao; Ivan Kravchenko

Design, fabrication, and testing of surface electrodes for electrical interrogation of droplet interface bilayers in liquids, solids, and in air
Sarles, Andy; University of Tennessee [CNMS2019-173]
Technical Contact(s): Bernadeta Srijanto

A study of grain boundary precipitation and segregation in Ir- alloy DOP 26
Muralidharan, Govindarajan; ORNL [CNMS2019-174]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Using Electron Beam Induced Current to investigate electrically conductive networks in Li Ion Battery electrodes
Maric, Radenka; University of Connecticut [CNMS2019-175]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Investigating Novel Imaging MS Based Technologies for Pharmaceutical Applications
Castellino, Steve; GSK [CNMS2019-176]
Technical Contact(s): Olga Ovchinnikova

Chemical imaging of materials used in fabricating components for pharmaceutical packaging, devices, and manufacturing systems
Kielh, Douglas; Eli Lilly & Co. [CNMS2019-177]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev

Reconstruction of paleoenviroments and hominin migration patters by local extraction of entrapped organic material from sedimentary rocks
Natalio, Filipe; Weizmann Institute of Science [CNMS2019-178]
Technical Contact(s): Olga Ovchinnikova

Design, Production, and Characterization of Two-dimensional Solid-state Quantum Material
at the Atomic Scale

Englund, Dirk; Massachusetts Institute of Technology [CNMS2019-180]
Technical Contact(s): Juan Carlos Idrobo


Proposal Cycle 2018B: expire July 31, 2019

Nano-carbon phase in covetic materials and its effects on the thermal and electrical properties
Feng, Zhili; ORNL [CNMS2018-202]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

The study on the resistive switching mechanism of TiO2 based ReRAM using in-situ TEM
Sun, Wen; University of Massachusetts, Amherst [CNMS2018-203]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Miaofang Chi; Liam Collins

In Situ Transmission Electron Microscopy Observation of LiPON–LiCoO2 Interface in an All-Solid-State Battery
Gong, Yue; Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Physics [CNMS2018-205]
Technical Contact(s): Jong Keum; Miaofang Chi

Linear and quadratic magnetostriction in (Ni,Co)1+2xTi1-xO3, x=0.5,1 thin films
Frantti, Johannes; Finnish Research and Engineering [CNMS2018-208]
Technical Contact(s): Brad Lokitz; Chris Rouleau

Oxygen octahedra filling and magnetism in the hematite-ilmenite thin films
Frantti, Johannes; Finnish Research and Engineering [CNMS2018-209]
Technical Contact(s): Chris Rouleau

Quantitative Assessment of Chemistry Distribution in Cu-Al-Ni Shape Memory Alloys with Different Phase Transition Reversibility
Zhou, Lin; Ames Laboratory [CNMS2018-210]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

In Operando based understanding and quantification of the Oxidation of Nanometallic Fuels and High Entropy Alloys at High Heating Rates
Zachariah, Michael; University of Maryland [CNMS2018-211]
Technical Contact(s): Ray Unocic

Simulation of SANS Patterns of Tapered (Cone-Shaped) Bottlebrush Polymers
Matson, John; Virginia Tech [CNMS2018-212]
Technical Contact(s): Jan-Michael Carrillo

Structure-activity relationships in CO2 hydrogenation over promoted nickel catalysts from APT and operando STEM-EELS
Weckhuysen, Bert; University of Utrecht [CNMS2018-213]
Technical Contact(s): Ray Unocic-EM; Jon Poplawsky-APT

Understanding the Thermal Stability of Pd@Ru Icosahedral Nanocrystals for the
Development of Advanced Nanocatalysts

Xia, Younan; Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2018-214]
Technical Contact(s): Miaofang Chi

Probing the nanoscale relationship between zeolite modification and activity using atom probe tomography
Weckhuysen, Bert; University of Utrecht [CNMS2018-215]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Electron Energy Loss Spectroscopy of Hybrid Polaritonic Systems in the Mid- to Long-Wave Infrared
Caldwell, Joshua; Vanderbilt University [CNMS2018-216]
Technical Contact(s): Jason Fowlkes; Alex Puretzky; Juan Carlos Idrobo

TEM and APT characterization of ultrafine-grained Zn-Mg hybrids processed via High-Pressure Torsion
Boehlert, Carl; Michigan State University [CNMS2018-218]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky; Ray Unocic-EM

Quantitative evaluation of surface displacement induced by ionic phenomena
Kim, Yunseok; Sungkyunkwan University [CNMS2018-219]
Technical Contact(s): Liam Collins

Understanding Nb,Ti and Ta alloying additions on the stability of L12-Ni3M nanoparticles in novel Fe-based superalloys
Yang, Ying; ORNL [CNMS2018-220]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Engineering in-plane quantum confinement in 2D materials and heterostructures
Jariwala, Deep; University of Pennsylvania [CNMS2018-222]
Technical Contact(s): Jason Fowlkes; Ilia Ivanov; Juan Carlos Idrobo-EM

Probing localized corrosion initiation at nanostructural hardening precipitates in Al-Cu-Li alloys
Frankel, Gerald; Ohio State University [CNMS2018-223]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Correlation between Catalytic Activity and Acid-Base Properities of Shape-controlled Perovskites
Wu, Zili; ORNL [CNMS2018-224]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Zili Wu; Miaofang Chi-EM

Computing Resonant Inelastic X-Ray Spectra of Orbital Selective Mott Insulating Iron-based Ladder Compounds using the Density Matrix Renormalization Group Method
Nocera, Alberto; University of Tennessee [CNMS2018-225]
Technical Contact(s): Gonzalo Alvarez-Campot

Drug cluster morphology of therapeutic-loaded ultrahigh molecular weight polyethylene prepared via phase-separated compression molding
Oral, Ebru; Mass General Hospital, Harvard Medical School [CNMS2018-226]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev

In situ XPS investigation of transformations at TMDC-metal interfaces at elevated
temperatures

McDowell, Matt; Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2018-227]
Technical Contact(s): Art Baddorf

Understanding interfacial transformations in solid-state batteries
McDowell, Matt; Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2018-228]
Technical Contact(s): Miaofang Chi

Decoupling carrier concentration and electron-phonon coupling in oxide
heterostructures

Dean, Mark; Brookhaven National Laboratory [CNMS2018-229]
Technical Contact(s): Tom Berlijn

Magnetic excitations in the spin-1/2 antiferromagnetic Heisenberg model on a kagome-strip chain
Tohyama, Takami; Tokyo University of Science [CNMS2018-230]
Technical Contact(s): Gonzalo Alvarez-Campot

Characterization of bottlebrush polymer binders for high performance silicon anode
Ahn, Suk-kyun; Pusan National University [CNMS2018-231]
Technical Contact(s): Kunlun Hong

Conjugated Macromolecular Chemistries with Tunable Open-Shell Electronic Structures
Azoulay, Jason; University of Southern Mississippi [CNMS2018-232]
Technical Contact(s): Chris Rouleau; Zheng Gai

Structure-based design of an anti-fouling polymer nanocoating
Koga, Tad; Stony Brook University [CNMS2018-233]
Technical Contact(s): Jan-Michael Carrillo

Using AFM-nanoIR to understand the phase behavior of conjugated polymers and elastomer blends
Gu, Xiaodan; University of Southern Mississippi [CNMS2018-234]
Technical Contact(s): Olga Ovchinnikova; Kai Xiao

Deployment of root hairs and slime molds around obstacles: a good engineering design?
Arson, Chloe; Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2018-235]
Technical Contact(s): Scott Retterer

How rigid is a donor-acceptor conjugated polymer's backbone?
Gu, Xiaodan; University of Southern Mississippi [CNMS2018-238]
Technical Contact(s): Kunlun Hong; Kai Xiao

Excimer laser treatment of nanoparticle and sputtered films of glassy & metastable battery materials
Kercher, Andrew; ORNL[CNMS2018-239]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Chris Rouleau; David Cullen

Characterizing the expression and regulation of the zor-orz type I toxin-antitoxin locus using live cell imaging studies
Morrell-Falvey, Jennifer; University of Tennessee [CNMS2018-240]
Technical Contact(s): Scott Retterer

Characterization of electronic- and defect-structure of exfoliated transition metal oxide nanosheets
Sehirlioglu, Alp; Case Western Reserve University [CNMS2018-242]
Technical Contact(s): Rama Vasudevan

Fabrication of Bioinspired Disc-on-Pilar(DOP) Plasmonic Nanoarrays for Biosensing and Trace Chemical Detection.
De Jesus, Marco; University of Puerto Rico, Mayaguez Campus [CNMS2018-243]
Technical Contact(s): Nick Lavrik

Investigation of Surface Structural Changes in Ni-Rich NMC Thin Film Cathodes
Phillip, Nathan; ORNL [CNMS2018-244]
Technical Contact(s): Jong Keum

Atomic level investigation of Nonvolatile Resistance Switching in Transition Metal
Dichalcogenide monolayers

Akinwande, Deji; University of Texas, Austin [CNMS2018-245]
Technical Contact(s): An-Ping Li

Impact of Electrolyte Additives on Interfacial Reactions, Gas Formation, and Electrochemical Performance in High Voltage Lithium-Ion Batteries with Ni-Rich Cathodes
Wood, David; ORNL [CNMS2018-246]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Jong Keum; Jon Poplawsky

Radiation-induced precipitation and radiation-induced segregation in high entropy alloys
Kombaiah, Boopathy; ORNL [CNMS2018-247]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Variation of nanoprecipitates in ferritic steels characterized by atom probe tomography
Tan, Lizhen; ORNL [CNMS2018-248]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Microstructure of high entropy FeNiMnAlCr alloys
Baker, Ian; Dartmouth College [CNMS2018-251]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Collective dynamics of fly larvae aggregations
Hu, David; Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2018-252]
Technical Contact(s): Miguel Fuentes-Cabrera

The fabrication of hematite thin films for the study of electron transfer between bacterial
cytochromes and minerals

Wang, Hanyu; ORNL [CNMS2018-253]
Technical Contact(s): Chris Rouleau

Molecular foundation of CO2 heterogeneous adsorption in shales for geologic carbon sequestration
Tang, Xu; Virginia Tech [CNMS2018-254]
Technical Contact(s): Zili Wu

Engineered Ferroic Properties in Self-Assembled 2D Heterostructures
Susner, Michael; Air Force Research Laboratory [CNMS2018-255]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev

Synthesis of deuterated poly(caprolactones) to study topological blend physics
Albert, Julie; Tulane University [CNMS2018-256]
Technical Contact(s): Kunlun Hong

Designing Organometallic Precursors for Focused Electron Beam Induced Deposition of
Metal Nanostructures

McElwee-White, Lisa; University of Florida [CNMS2018-257]
Technical Contact(s): Jason Fowlkes

Spatially resolved characterization grain boundary vibrational character
Howe, James; University of Virginia [CNMS2018-259]
Technical Contact(s): Ray Unocic

Scalable Metasurfaces by Nanoimprinting of Refractive Index
Ryckman, Judson; Clemson University [CNMS2018-260]
Technical Contact(s): Ivan Kravchenko

Multimodal Chemical Investigation of P. aeruginosa Biofilms' Growth and Interactions
Sweedler, Jonathan; University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign [CNMS2018-261]
Technical Contact(s): Olga Ovchinnikova

Two dimensional quaternary alloys
Ajayan, Pulickel; Rice University [CNMS2018-264]
Technical Contact(s): Juan Carlos Idrobo

Deriving the Microscopic Model of RuCl3 from First Principles
Eguiluz, Adolfo; University of Tennessee [CNMS2018-266]
Technical Contact(s): Tom Berlijn

Correlative Interfacial Measurements by Atom Probe Tomography and Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy
MacLaren; University of Glasgow [CNMS2018-267]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Unraveling the activity enhancement and degradation mechanisms of low dimensional Ptbased/graphene catalyst platforms for oxygen reduction reaction
Liu, Meilin; Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2018-269]
Technical Contact(s): Gyula Eres; Ray Unocic

Rational Design of High-Performance Nanoporous Sorbents for Emerging Pollutants in Water
Chen, Zhongfang; University of Puerto Rico [CNMS2018-270]
Technical Contact(s): Jingsong Huang

Surface migration of polymer bottlebrush additives during melt extrusion.
Stein, Gila; University of Tennessee [CNMS2018-271]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev

Visualization of fast electron transfer on oxide surfaces using G-mode KPFM
Kim, Yunseok; Sungkyunkwan University [CNMS2018-272]
Technical Contact(s): Liam Collins

Transport Properties in Epitaxial 2D Superconductors and Magnets
Robinson, Joshua; Penn State [CNMS2018-274]
Technical Contact(s): An-Ping Li

Transition Metal Dopants for Electromagnetic Energy Conversion
Dorman, James; Louisiana State University [CNMS2018-275]
Technical Contact(s): Alex Puretzky; David Cullen

Role of Milling Solvent in Low Cost, Large Scale Si Nanoparticle Production for Li Ion Battery Anodes.
Hays, Kevin; ORNL [CNMS2018-276]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Jong Keum; Ray Unocic

The influence of defects on impurity uptake during mineral recrystallization - the model
system of arsenic (As) uptake into barite (BaSO4)

Weber, Juliane; ORNL [CNMS2018-277]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev; Jon Poplawsky

Ferroelectric property of ultra thin film analysis- characterization with switching spectroscopy PFM and cKPFM
Hu, Wei-Shan; Taiwan Semiconctor Manufacturing Company [CNMS2018-278]
Technical Contact(s): Peter Maksymovych

Microstrcuture Evolution in Abrasion-Induced Altered Surface Layer on an Al-Zn-Mg-Cu Alloy Studied by Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy
Frankel, Gerald; Ohio State University [CNMS2018-281]
Technical Contact(s): Ray Unocic

Metabolic Labeling of Lipids in Cells to Image Lipid Biosynthesis and Localization
Best, Michael; University of Tennessee [CNMS2018-282]
Technical Contact(s): Scott Retterer

Understanding the role on nano-chemistry of grain boundaries in CdTe
Aguiar, Jeffery; Idaho National Laboratory [CNMS2018-283]
Technical Contact(s): Ray Unocic

Probing Ion Transport and Charge Storage Mechanism in Mxene Electrodes though in-situ AFM
Tsai, Wan-Yu; ORNL [CNMS2018-284]
Technical Contact(s): Nina Balke

Advanced characterizations to understand 2D zeolite materials for biomass conversion
Li, Zhenglong; ORNL [CNMS2018-285]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Zili Wu

Atomic-scale characterization of bismuth-based perovskite semiconductors
Mishra, Rohan; Washington University [CNMS2018-287]
Technical Contact(s): Alex Puretzky; Juan Carlos Idrobo

Origin of the cuprate pseudogap and its relation to pairing
Scalapino, Douglas; University of California, Santa Barbara [CNMS2018-290]
Technical Contact(s): Thomas Maier

Probing the morphological effects of EphA2 activation in cancer cells induced by synthetic ligand binding
Morrell-Falvey, Jennifer; University of Tennessee [CNMS2018-291]
Technical Contact(s): Scott Retterer

Analytical and Cryogenic Electron Microscopy for Studying the Anionic Redox Activity in Sodium Layered Oxide Cathode
Meng, Ying Shirley; University of California, San Diego [CNMS2018-292]
Technical Contact(s): Miaofang Chi

Surface properties of self-assembled peptide and β-casein layers at presence of plasmin
Hianik, Tibor; Comenius University [CNMS2018-293]
Technical Contact(s): Yangyang Wang; Scott Retterer; Ilia Ivanov

Nanoprecipitation in Fe-18Ni-xAl-yTi maraging steel triggered by the intrinsic heat treatment during selective laser melting.
Rementeria Fernandez, Rosalia; ArcelorMittal Global R&D [CNMS2018-294]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Developing efficient single-atom catalysts for conversion of CO2 and carboxylic acids
Hu, Michael; ORNL [CNMS2018-296]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Zili Wu; David Cullen

Lithographic patterning of self-assembled supramolecular structures
Korolkov, Vladimir; University of Nottingham [CNMS2018-297]
Technical Contact(s): Olga Ovchinnikova

Study of ferroelectricity in Al-doped hafnium oxide (Al:HfO2) and amorphous/nanocrystalline barium titanate (BaTiO3) integrated into metal-oxide-semiconductor capacitors
Schmitt, Sebastian; Helmholtz-Zentrum Berlin für Materialien und Energie [CNMS2018-298]
Technical Contact(s): Rama Vasudevan

Photo-thermal desalination membranes based on functionalized porous conductive graphite foams
Jang, Gyoung Gug; ORNL [CNMS2018-300]
Technical Contact(s): Mina Yoon; Alex Belianinov; Jong Keum

Microfluidic fabrication of habitats for visualizing and characterizing fungal-algal and fungalplant interactions
Bonito, Gregory; Michigan State University [CNMS2018-303]
Technical Contact(s): Scott Retterer

Understanding exsolution in perovskite-based thermochemical catalysts using S/TEM
Hood, Zachary; Massachusetts Institute of Technology [CNMS2018-304]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Miaofang Chi

Characterization of the amorphous to crystalline phase transition in thin solid electrolyte films of Li7La3Zr2O12
Hood, Zachary; Massachusetts Institute of Technology [CNMS2018-306]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Jong Keum; Miaofang Chi

Single Crystal High Entropy Perovkite Oxide Films
Ward, Thomas ORNL [CNMS2018-307]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev; Ivan Kravchenko; Chris Rouleau; Liam Collins; Zheng Gai

Nanoscale investigation of electrochemical potentials in-situ using G-Mode Electrochemical force microscopy in a dedicated AFM Electrochemical cell
Kirchhofer, Nate; Asylum Research an Oxford Instruments Company [CNMS2018-308]
Technical Contact(s): Liam Collins

Novel Titanium Nitride (TiN) Films and Metasurfaces for Advanced Plasmonic Applications
Li Bassi, Andrea; Politecnico di Milano [CNMS2018-309]
Technical Contact(s): Ivan Kravchenko; Dave Geohegan; Juan Carlos Idrobo-EM

3D-Printing Shape Memory Ceramics for Complex Casting Applications
Geoghegan, Patrick; ORNL [CNMS2018-312]
Technical Contact(s): Mina Yoon

Microscale Liquid Junction Probe Fabrication for a Surface Sampling Liquid Extaction/Mass Spectrometry Imaging System
Kertesz, Vilmos; ORNL [CNMS2018-314]
Technical Contact(s): Bernadeta Srijanto

Switching ferroelectric materials with ionic liquid electrodes
Balke, Nina; ORNL [CNMS2018-315]
Technical Contact(s): Nina Balke

Delayed growth of radiation defects in concentrated alloys
Zhang, Fuxiang; ORNL [CNMS2018-316]
Technical Contact(s): Jong Keum

Design of microfluidic devices having 3D patterns with variable porosity and wall functionalization for in situ detection of radionuclides
Bliznyuk, Valery; Clemson University [CNMS2018-317]
Technical Contact(s):  Nick Lavrik

Structural Characterization of Li-Excess Metal Oxide Cathodes for Li-ion Batteries
Nanda, Jagjit; ORNL [CNMS2018-318]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Jong Keum; Miaofang Chi-EM

Using STEM/EELS to Explore plasmon-enhanced energy transfer to resonant semiconducting substrates
Camden, Jon; University of Notre Dame [CNMS2018-319]
Technical Contact(s): Scott Retterer; Juan Carlos Idrobo

Understanding Hydrogen Species Release Into the Bulk of model Mg Alloys
Orlov, Dmytro; Lund University [CNMS2018-322]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev

Quantifying the influence of polymer-nanoparticle interactions on the linear and nonlinear rheology of polymer nanocomposites with small-sticky nanoparticles
Cheng, Shiwang; Michigan State University [CNMS2018-323]
Technical Contact(s): Yangyang Wang

Investigation of nitrogen fixation mechanisms in cation intercalated Ti3C2 Mxenes
Hatzell, Kelsey; Vanderbilt University [CNMS2018-324]
Technical Contact(s): Zili Wu

Surface-enhanced electron energy loss spectroscopy
Konecna, Andrea; Materials Physics Center [CNMS2018-325]
Technical Contact(s): Juan Carlos Idrobo

Insights on the structural and chemical modifications of amorphous TMDs electrocatalysts during hydrogen evolution
Di Fonzo, Fabio; Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia [CNMS2018-326]
Technical Contact(s): Dave Geohegan

Ionic and Electronic Activity in Methylammonium Lead Iodide Perovskites with Twin Domains
Liu, Yongtao; University of Tennessee [CNMS2018-327]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev; Kai Xiao

Hemiwicking flow characteristics for pillars with anisotropic geometries and suface energies.
Putnam, Shawn; University of Central Florida [CNMS2018-329]
Technical Contact(s): Bernadeta Srijanto

Polarization Enhancement in Ultra-thin Ferroelectrics
Blum, Thomas; University of California, Irvine [CNMS2018-331]
Technical Contact(s): Miaofang Chi

Investigation of the effect of hydrogen plasma treatment on the local grain boundary and interface properties of flexible GaAs solar cells fabricated on metal substrates
Dutta, Pavel; University of Houston [CNMS2018-332]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Nanoscale gate-tunable Josephson junctions on stronium titanate
Bhattacharya, Anand; Argonne National Laboratory [CNMS2018-334]
Technical Contact(s): Jason Fowlkes

Phase Characterization and Elemental Partioning in Novel Ferritic alloys Using Atom Probe Tomography
Liaw, Peter; University of Tennessee [CNMS2018-335]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Strain induced phase transition in Van der Waals layered crystals
Neumayer, Sabine; ORNL [CNMS2018-336]
Technical Contact(s): Nina Balke

Chemical tuning of electromechanical behavior in layered Van der Waals crystals
Neumayer, Sabine; ORNL [CNMS2018-337]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev; Nina Balke

Coarse Grained and Multi-scale modeling of bio-functionalized nanoparticles
Brancolini, Giorgia; CNR [CNMS2018-338]
Technical Contact(s): Miguel Fuentes-Cabrera

Elucidation of lithium conduction pathways in composite solid polymer electrolytes
Hatzell, Kelsey; Vanderbilt University [CNMS2018-339]
Technical Contact(s): Brad Lokitz; Anton Ievlev

Exploring photostriction in ferroelectric thin films
Vasudevan, Rama; ORNL [CNMS2018-341]
Technical Contact(s): Liam Collins; Scott Retterer

Effect of Aqueous Formulation and Processing Conditions on Electrochemical Performance of Ni-Rich NMC Cathodes
Wood, David; ORNL [CNMS2018-342]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev; Jong Keum; Jon Poplawsky

Elucidating the influence of hydrogen-bonded networks on charge transport and dynamics in deep eutectic mixtures
Sangoro, Joshua; University of Tennessee [CNMS2018-343]
Technical Contact(s): Yangyang Wang

Elucidating the influence of hydrogen-bonded networks on proton transport and dynamics in liquid imidazoles
Sangoro, Joshua; University of Tennessee [CNMS2018-344]
Technical Contact(s): Peter Bonnesen

Mechanistic understanding of improved stability in all solid state batteries using Mxene interlayers
Hatzell, Kelsey; Vanderbilt University [CNMS2018-345]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev; Ray Unocic

Operando Raman studies of interfacial resistance growth in all solid-state batteries
Hatzell, Kelsey; Vanderbilt University [CNMS2018-346]
Technical Contact(s): Ilia Ivanov

Dose dependence of radiation-induced segregation and precipitation behavior in ionirradiated advanced austentic alloy 709
Stubbins, James; University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign [CNMS2018-347]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Advanced Catalyst Synthesis and Characterization for BETO applications
Unocic, Kinga; ORNL [CNMS2018-348]
Technical Contact(s): Karren More

Revealing enhanced reversibility of electrochemical lithiation/delithiation in yolk-shell aluminum nanoparticles by in-situ S/TEM and EELS analysis
Chen, Xi; University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee [CNMS2018-349]
Technical Contact(s): Miaofang Chi

Microstructural characterization of TaOx-based resistive switching devices
Skowronski, Marek; Carnegie Mellon University [CNMS2018-350]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky; David Cullen-EM

Structural evolution of PdZn intermetallic nanoparticles during catalytic reaction
Kiely, Christopher; Lehigh University [CNMS2018-352]
Technical Contact(s): Miaofang Chi

Characterization of Superconductors using electric modulus
Gerhardt, Rosario; Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2018-353]
Technical Contact(s): Brad Lokitz; Ilia Ivanov

Hydrogenation of amine captured CO2 on ZnZrOx supported single atom catalysts
Lin, Hongfei; Washington State University [CNMS2018-354]
Technical Contact(s): Jong Keum

Selective deoxygenation of N-containing Biomass feedstock with Ru-HZSM-5 nanocatalysts
Lin, Hongfei; Washington State University [CNMS2018-355]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Zili Wu; David Cullen-EM

Advancing the single-cell encapsulation microfluidic device
Choi, Chang Kyoung; Michigan Technological University [CNMS2018-356]
Technical Contact(s): Scott Retterer

In-operando ion detection in MXene for aqueous electrolyte based supercapacitors
Gao, Qiang; ORNL [CNMS2018-358]
Technical Contact(s): Jong Keum; Nina Balke

Improvement of the dispersion and adhersion of Pt atomic catalysis on carbon supports
Zawodzinski, Thomas; University of Tennessee [CNMS2018-359]
Technical Contact(s): David Cullen

Nanoscale structural, physical, and chemical characterization of oil-shales
Viani, Mario; Oxford Instruments [CNMS2018-360]
Technical Contact(s): Olga Ovchinnikova

Automated Extraction of Physical Insight from Hyperspectral Scanning Probe Spectroscopy Data
Martin, Lane; University of California, Berkeley [CNMS2018-361]
Technical Contact(s): Rama Vasudevan

In situ STEM-HAADF and operando Raman studies of ZrOx clusters during ethanol conversion over supported ZrO2/SiO2
Wachs, Isreal; Lehigh University [CNMS2018-362]
Technical Contact(s): Zili Wu; Miaofang Chi

Tracing strain-dependent structural evolution of shear bands in metallic glasses
Maass, Robert; University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign [CNMS2018-363]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Direct observation of atomic-scale magnetic ordering in antiferromagnetic materials using electron magnetic circular dichroism (EMCD).
Chang, Hye Jung; Korea Institute of Science and Technology [CNMS2018-366]
Technical Contact(s): Juan Carlos Idrobo

Towards an understanding of nanoscale mixing phenomena in core-shell bimetallic nanoparticles
Kidambi, Piran; Vanderbilt University [CNMS2018-368]
Technical Contact(s): David Cullen

Effect of Doping on Domain Clustering in Lead Zirconate Titanate Films
Trolier-McKinstry, Susan; Pennsylvania State University [CNMS2018-370]
Technical Contact(s): Miaofang Chi; Rama Vasudevan

Investigate Surface Metal-Insulator and Structural transitions in Sr3(Ru1-xMnx)2O7
Plummer, Ward; Louisiana State University [CNMS2018-371]
Technical Contact(s): Zheng Gai

Controlling the Surface Reactivity of Intermetallic Compounds towards Carbon, Oxygen, and Hydrogen
Laursen, Siris; University of Tennessee [CNMS2018-374]
Technical Contact(s): Zili Wu; David Cullen

Synthesis of Well-Defined Transition Metal Ceramics by Molten Salt Method
Laursen, Siris; University of Tennessee [CNMS2018-375]
Technical Contact(s): Zili Wu

Bottom-up synthesis of nanoporous monolayers for atomically thin membrane applications
Kidambi, Piran; Vanderbilt University [CNMS2018-376]
Technical Contact(s): An-Ping Li

Charge-Topology Correlations in Ionic Co-Polymers
Perahia, Dvora; Clemson University [CNMS2018-378]
Technical Contact(s): Kunlun Hong

High Performance Simulations of Nanoscale Materials and Devices
Bernholc, Jerry; North Carolina State University [CNMS2018-380]
Technical Contact(s): Bobby Sumpter

Lithium Transport as a Function of Applied Potential Across Grain Boundaries in (Li0.33La0.56)TiO3
Blum, Thomas; University of California, Irvine [CNMS2018-381]
Technical Contact(s):  Miaofang Chi

Synthesis and observation of coupled charge and spin-orbital effects in a tunable Weyl candidate
Banerjee, Arnab; ORNL [CNMS2018-382]
Technical Contact(s): Scott Retterer; Chris Rouleau

Exploring laser crystallization by particle attachment mechanisms in the additive synthesis of nanostructured films by nanoparticle-PLD
Rouleau, Chris; ORNL [CNMS2018-384]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Dave Geohegan; Juan Carlos Idrobo-EM

Investigation of electronic structure of the PbSe quantum dot super lattice with HIM
Kummel, Andrew; University of California, San Diego [CNMS2018-385]
Technical Contact(s): Alex Belianinov; Ray Unocic-EM

Direct measurement of multiple energy wells of ligand and receptor interactions
Sulchek, Todd; Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2018-386]
Technical Contact(s): Liam Collins

A study for the mechansism of ultrasmall amorphous nanoparticle assembly based on van der Waals layered materials
Lin, Yu-Chuan; ORNL [CNMS2018-387]
Technical Contact(s): Dave Geohegan; Juan Carlos Idrobo-EM

Understanding phase evolution and transformation mechanisms in 2D materials induced by pulsed laser processing using in situ diagnostics
Xiao, Kai; ORNL [CNMS2018-388]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Kai Xiao; Juan Carlos Idrobo-EM

Developing Pulsed Lased Deposition for Phase Selective Control of Domain Size and Layer Number of PdSe2 Noble-Transition Metal Dichalcogenide 2D Films
Eres, Gyula; ORNL [CNMS2018-389]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Chris Rouleau; Juan Carlos Idrobo-EM

Spatial Strain Distribution and Defect Profile in Two- Dimentional Crystals Directly Grown on Curved Surfaces
Wang, Kai; Southwest Petroleum University [CNMS2018-390]
Technical Contact(s): Bernadeta Srijanto; Dave Geohegan; Juan Carlos Idrobo-EM

Direct Observation of Ion Migration and Interaction with interface layers in Hybrid Perovskite Devices
Ahmadi, Mahshid; University of Tennessee [CNMS2018-391]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev; Ilia Ivanov; Liam Collins
 

Proposal Cycle 2018A (extended): expire January 31, 2020

Investigation of droplet impact on soft materials and engineered surfaces
Hao, Chonglei; Virginia Tech [CNMS2018-003]
Technical Contact(s): Pat Collier

Activated carbon materials for sustainable energy applications
Adhikari, Shiba; ORNL [CNMS2018-005]
Technical Contact(s): Zili Wu; Ilia Ivanov; David Cullen

Effect of non-local Coulomb interactions on correlated phases in the extended Hubbard model
Terletska, Hanna; Middle Tennessee State University [CNMS2018-007]
Technical Contact(s): Thomas Maier

Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy of Intercalated Compounds
Haglund, Richard; Vanderbilt University [CNMS2018-008]
Technical Contact(s): Juan Carlos Idrobo

Investigating the competition between hydrodynamic and chemical instabilities in metallic alloys during pulsed laser induced dewetting
Kondic, Lou; New Jersey Institute of Technology [CNMS2018-011]
Technical Contact(s): Chris Rouleau; Alex Belianinov; Miguel Fuentes-Cabrera; Juan Carlos Idrobo

Understanding Silicon Oxycarbide Nanoscale Multiphase Evolution through 4D STEM Study
Lu, Kathy; Virginia Tech [CNMS2018-012]
Technical Contact(s): Ray Unocic

Identification and characterization of genes affecting diatom biomineralization
Michener, Joshua; ORNL [CNMS2018-014]
Technical Contact(s): Alex Belianinov; Jihua Chen

Spectroscopic studies of 2D phase-change materials and their coupling with organic molecules
Huang, Shengxi; Pennsylvania State University [CNMS2018-017]
Technical Contact(s): Alex Puretzky; Liangbo Liang

DFT investigation of phonon spectrum in the quantum spin liquid candidate RuCl3
Henriksen, Erik; Washington University, St. Louis [CNMS2018-020]
Technical Contact(s): Liangbo Liang, Tom Berlijn

Scalable bottom-up nanopore creation for atomically thin ceramic membrane applications
Kidambi, Piran Ravichandran; Vanderbilt University [CNMS2018-027]
Technical Contact(s): Juan Carlos Idrobo

Irradiation-induced structural damage in an ultrastrong nano precipitation martensite steel
Yang, Tengfei; University of Tennessee [CNMS2018-030]
Technical Contact(s): Ray Unocic

Effects of lattice distortion on the defect behavior in ion irradiated-high entropy alloys
Yang, Tengfei; University of Tennessee [CNMS2018-031]
Technical Contact(s): Ray Unocic

Atomic Resolution Linear Dichroism in a STEM
Gazquez, Jaume; ICMAB-CSIC [CNMS2018-033]
Technical Contact(s): Juan Carlos Idrobo

Dental adhesive resins with improved antibacterial, bioactive and bond-promoting properties
Esteban Florez, Fernando Luis; University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center [CNMS2018-034]
Technical Contact(s): Zili Wu; Brad Lokitz; Alex Belianinov; Jihua Chen

Correlative Microscopy to Investigate Local Cell Wall Composition and Stiffness
Foston, Marcus; Washington University [CNMS2018-036]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev

Developing hierarchical carbon metal oxide nano composites through high energy ball milling and laser carbonization for catalysis of oxygen reduction reaction
Hu, Anming; University of Tennessee [CNMS2018-039]
Technical Contact(s): Zili Wu; David Cullen

Surface analysis and electron tomography for characterizing trimetallic core-shell nanocatalysts with heterostructured shells for synergistic performance
Kuo, Chun-Hong; Academia Sinica, Institute of Chemistry [CNMS2018-050]
Technical Contact(s): David Cullen

Discovery of multilayered materials with perpendicular magnetic anisotropy and high TMR
Faleev, Sergey; University of Alabama [CNMS2018-055]
Technical Contact(s): Bobby Sumpter

Anderson Localization of Phonons
Sudhindra, Vidyadhiraja; Jawaharlal Nehru Centre for Advanced Scientific Research [CNMS2018-056]
Technical Contact(s): Tom Berlijn

Molecular Doping of Controlled Helium Ion Generated Vacancies in Monolayer and Few Layers Molybdenum Disulfide
Aravamudhan, Shyam; North Carolina A&T State University [CNMS2018-061]
Technical Contact(s): Alex Puretzky; Alex Belianinov; Juan Carlos Idrobo

Synthesis and characterization of inorganic sorbents for lithium extraction
Paranthaman, Parans; ORNL [CNMS2018-063]
Technical Contact(s): Ilia Ivanov; Zili Wu; David Cullen

Determining heterogeneous nucleation rates of minerals - The example of barite (BaSO4) nucleation under the influence of strontium in solution
Weber, Juliane; ORNL [CNMS2018-066]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev; Karren More

SAXS, SANS, and Dielectric Spectroscopy of Redox-Active Iron(II)-Crosslinked Elastomeric Networks
Hambourger, Mike; Appalachian State University [CNMS2018-077]
Technical Contact(s): Jong Keum; Yangyang Wang

Carbonized 3D structures on pads of CMOS chips for integration with readout circuitry
McFarlane, Nichole; University of Tennessee [CNMS2018-079]
Technical Contact(s): Nick Lavrik

Electron microscopy of transition metal dichaolgenide heterojunctions
Yang, Shize; ORNL [CNMS2018-087]
Technical Contact(s): Kai Xiao; Bobby Sumpter; Juan Carlos Idrobo

Super-tough PLA-Silane Nano-hybrids
Ozcan, Soydan; ORNL [CNMS2018-090]
Technical Contact(s): Ilia Ivanov; Peter Bonnesen; Olga Ovchinnikova; Jihua Chen

Control of non-collinear spin textures at oxide interfaces
Dorr, Kathrin; MLU Halle-Wittenberg [CNMS2018-092]
Technical Contact(s): Chris Rouleau; Juan Carlos Idrobo

Local Electrochemical Phenomena on a Textured Nanospike Surface
Rondinone, Adam; ORNL [CNMS2018-095]
Technical Contact(s): Zili Wu; Peter Bonnesen; Adam Rondinone; Ray Unocic

In-situ study of the production of olefins over manganese based redox catalysts
Li, Fanxing; North Carolina State University [CNMS2018-096]
Technical Contact(s): Zili Wu

Characterization of Tunneling in 2D Materials Heterostructures via Highthroughput Computations
Kuroda, Marcelo; Auburn University [CNMS2018-100]
Technical Contact(s):  Panchapakesan Ganesh

Ordered intermetallic nanocatalysts for the next generation of fuel cells
Spendelow, Jacob; Los Alamos National Laboratory [CNMS2018-102]
Technical Contact(s): David Cullen

Tuning the photocurrent response from plasmonically coupled Photosystem I (PS I)/photocatalyst systems immobilized on tailored nanopatterned substrates
Mukherjee, Dibyendu; University of Tennessee [CNMS2018-103]
Technical Contact(s): Zili Wu; Alex Puretzky; Pat Collier; Jihua Chen

Additive Manufacturing of NdFeB Bonded Magnets
Paranthaman, Parans; ORNL [CNMS2018-104]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky; Miaofang Chi; Zheng Gai

Segmental motions in dynamically asymmetric bottlebrush-linear polymer nanocomposites
Senses, Erkan; National Institute of Standards and Technology [CNMS2018-123]
Technical Contact(s): Kunlun Hong

A laser-based approach for the synthesis of two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenides
Canulescu, Stela; Technical University of Denmark [CNMS2018-124]
Technical Contact(s): Dave Geohegan; Juan Carlos Idrobo

Mechanistic Understanding of Mo and/or Organic Friction Modifier Containing Low Friction Tribofilms
Bansal, Dinesh; Infineum [CNMS2018-125]
Technical Contact(s): Olga Ovchinnikova; Stephen Jesse

Fast ac current acquisition in conductive atomic force microscopy
Kim, Yunseok; Sungkyunkwan University [CNMS2018-132]
Technical Contact(s): Rama Vasudevan

Factors governing oxygen reduction reaction on epitaxial layered oxide thin films for oxygen electrocatalysis
Lee, Dongkyu; University of South Carolina [CNMS2018-134]
Technical Contact(s): Chris Rouleau; Jong Keum; Dale Hensley

Element Contribution for Alloy Design of Fe-Cr-Al Alloys with Laves Phase as strengthening Phase
Kuo, Chih-Hsiang; University of Tennessee [CNMS2018-135]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky; Ray Unocic

Probing atomic structure evolution in heterogenous catalyst using in situ/operando microscopy
Unocic, Ray; ORNL [CNMS2018-140]
Technical Contact(s): Karren More

Understanding storage mechanisms in Na-ion batteries
Bridges, Craig; ORNL [CNMS2018-143]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev; Ray Unocic

Effects on Polymer Film Structures from Solvent Evaporation and Vapor Annealing
Cheng, Shengfeng; Virginia Tech [CNMS2018-148]
Technical Contact(s): Jan-Michael Carrillo

Advanced Electron Microscopic Analysis of Core/Shell Nanostructures
Wang, Chao; Johns Hopkins University [CNMS2018-149]
Technical Contact(s): Miaofang Chi

Characterization of non-equilibrium phase formation
Schneider, Judy; University of Alabama, Huntsville [CNMS2018-152]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Synthesis of BNC alloys with atomic-scale patterns by preserving the molecular structure of the BN-substituted polyacene precursor
Gu, Gong; University of Tennessee [CNMS2018-155]
Technical Contact(s): Alex Puretzky; Kunlun Hong; Ivan Kravchenko

Single Atom Trapping of Platinum on Ceria
Datye, Abhaya; University of New Mexico [CNMS2018-159]
Technical Contact(s): Ray Unocic

High resolution characterization of superconducting and magnetic transition metal chalcogenides
Guiton, Beth; University of Kentucky [CNMS2018-160]
Technical Contact(s): Karren More

Size Effects in the Structural versus Electronic Phase Transitions of Vanadium Dioxide Nanoparticles
Donev, Eugenii Uliev; University of the South [CNMS2018-161]
Technical Contact(s): Chris Rouleau; Olga Ovchinnikova

Development of microfluidics for examining chemical communication and biofilm formation in developing microbial communities
Retterer, Scott; ORNL [CNMS2018-164]

Fabricating a microfluidic habitat to visualize the physical and chemical interactions between plant roots and beneficial bacteria
Retterer, Scott; ORNL [CNMS2018-165]

Proposal Cycle 2017B (extended): expire July 31, 2019

Use of Two Photon Polymerization and Atomic Layer Deposition to Understand Implant Surfaces
Narayan, Roger; North Carolina State University [CNMS2017-202]
Technical Contact(s): Nick Lavrik

Microfluidics to study subcellular organization in bacteria
Mannik, Jaan; University of Tennessee [CNMS2017-204]
Technical Contact(s): Scott Retterer

Study of the activation of the EphA2 receptor by fluorescence interference contrast microscopy
Barrera, Francisco; University of Tennessee [CNMS2017-206]
Technical Contact(s): Bernadeta Srijanto

Electron energy loss spectroscopy of dopant of two-dimensional materials under monochromated STEM
Kong, Jing; Massachusetts Institute of Technology [CNMS2017-207]
Technical Contact(s): Juan Carlos Idrobo

Structure and Reactivity Relationship in M-N-C Type Catalysts from First Principles Calculations
Gonzales, Ivana; University of New Mexico [CNMS2017-209]
Technical Contact(s): Paul Kent

Polarization and magnetic domain characterization of novel multiferroic nanocrystals and nanocomposite films with potential in magnetoelectrics
O'Brien, Stephen; City College of New York, CUNY [CNMS2017-211]
Technical Contact(s): Ganesh; Nina Wisinger

Devices based on the (Ni,Co)1+2xTi1-xO3 thin films
Frantti, Johannes; Finnish Research and Engineering [CNMS2017-214]
Technical Contact(s): Chris Rouleau

Ilmenite-bixbyite transformation in Mn1+xTi1-xO3 thin films
Frantti, Johannes; Finnish Research and Engineering [CNMS2017-216]
Technical Contact(s): Chris Rouleau

Signatures of pairing in the magnetic excitation spectrum of strongly correlated ladders
Dagotto, Elbio; University of Tennessee [CNMS2017-223]
Technical Contact(s): Gonzalo Alvarez

Investigating Orbital Selective Pairing Theory at the Sub-Atomic Length Scale
Hirschfeld, Peter; University of Florida [CNMS2017-227]
Technical Contact(s): Tom Berlijn

Investigating Crystal and Local Structures and Phase Transformations of Lanthanoid Hafnates Ln2Hf2O7 Nanoparticles (NPs) via Spectroscopy and Diffraction
Mao, Yuanbing; University of Texas Rio Grande Valley [CNMS2017-238]
Technical Contact(s): Alex Puretzky; Jong Keum

Ion irradiation-induced segregation at grain boundaries of high entropy alloy-Al0.1CoCrFeNi
Zinkle, Steven; University of Tennessee [CNMS2017-239]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Investigating the morphology and composition of leaf mesophyll secondary cell wall
Thorton, Peter; ORNL [CNMS2017-241]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Jihua Chen

Microstructural characterization of TaOx-based resistive switching devices
Skowronski, Marek; Carnegie Mellon University [CNMS2017-242]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Detection of Hydrogen Species or Hydride Clusters in Mg Alloys
Leonard, Donovan; ORNL [CNMS2017-247]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Investigating the Effect of Grafting Density in Random Copolymer Grafted Nanocomposites
Kilbey, Mike; University of Tennessee [CNMS2017-251]
Technical Contact(s): Brad Lokitz

Piezoresponse force microscopy study of ferroelectric rotating lattice single crystals in glass
Jain, Himanshu; Lehigh University [CNMS2017-252]
Technical Contact(s): Stephen Jesse

Patterning Spin Textures in Complex Oxides
Takamura, Yayoi; University of California, Davis [CNMS2017-253]
Technical Contact(s): Scott Retterer

Correlative STXM-Ptychography and Atom Probe Tomography for Elucidating the Chemistry of Cu-exchanged Zeolite Catalysts
Weckhuysen, Bert; Utrecht University [CNMS2017-257]
Technical Contact(s): Jon Poplawsky

Chemical imaging of IrOx/SrIrOx thin film electrocatalysts with spatial and chemical resolution and surface sensitvity
Bare, Simon; SLAC National Accelerator Lab [CNMS2017-261]
Technical Contact(s): Alex Belianinov; Rama Vasudevan

Nonlinear Optics in Emerging Electrically Polarizable Semiconducting Organic-Inorganic Hybrid Perovskites
Hu, Bin; University of Tennessee [CNMS2017-263]
Technical Contact(s): Alex Puretzky

Microfluidics for imaging ordered brain-to-synapse connections and vesicle release
Millet, Larry; University of Tennessee [CNMS2017-266]
Technical Contact(s): Scott Retterer

Chemically-printed nanotopology for guiding cellular differentiation
Millet, Larry; University of Tennessee [CNMS2017-267]
Technical Contact(s): Scott Retterer

In Situ Characterization of the Electrochemical Growth of Carbon Nanostructures from Ambient Carbon Dioxide
Pint, Cary; Vanderbilt University [CNMS2017-270]
Technical Contact(s): Gyula Eres; Dale Hensley; Ray Unocic; Brad Lokitz

Understanding Catalysis on Low-Atomicity Noble Metal Clusters
Ding, Kunlun; Louisiana State University [CNMS2017-271]
Technical Contact(s): Ilia Ivanov; David Cullen

Effect of aging and dopant on Electromechanical Coupling in Mn -and Fe-doped BaTiO3 Thin Films
Cohen, Ronald; Carnegie Institution for Science [CNMS2017-272]
Technical Contact(s): Rama Vasudevan

Continuous Single-Crystal Growth of Graphene and Hexagonal Boron Nitride
Vlassiouk, Ivan; ORNL [CNMS2017-281]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev

Investigation of the transport phenomena of Pd in the PdCeO2 solid solution for selective hydrogenation
Jang, Ben; Texas A&M University-Commerce [CNMS2017-282]
Technical Contact(s):  Zili Wu; Dale Hensley; Karren More; Jong Keum

Investigation of Aprotic Electrolyte Decomposition on Si Thin Films as a Function of Surface Oxide Thickness for Li-Ion Anodes
Hays, Kevin; ORNL [CNMS2017-283]
Technical Contact(s):  Anton Ievlev; Ray Unocic; Brad Lokitz

Nanoscale imaging of crystalline and glass silicate-water chemical reactions using liquid cell TEM and atom probe tomography
Hellmann, Roland; Université Grenoble Alpes – CNRS [CNMS2017-284]
Technical Contact(s):  Jon Poplawsky; Donovan Leonard

Advanced photonic structures for optical trapping and optomechanical coupling
Weiss, Sharon; Vanderbilt University [CNMS2017-288]
Technical Contact(s):  Alex Belianinov; Scott Retterer

Electrokinetically Enhanced Label-free Nanophotonic Biosensors
Ryckman, Judson; Clemson University [CNMS2017-290]
Technical Contact(s): Scott Retterer

High-temperature superconductivity in K-doped BaBiO3
Johnston, Steven; University of Tennessee [CNMS2017-297]
Technical Contact(s): Tom Berlijn

Aqueous-in-oil emulsions with deterministic nm droplet dimensions via a nanofluidic T-junction architecture
Baker, Christopher A.; University of Tennessee [CNMS2017-299]
Technical Contact(s): Nick Lavrik

Controlled 3D Nanoprinting of Pure Metals using Electron Stimulated Reactions
Plank, Harald; Graz University of Technology [CNMS2017-304]
Technical Contact(s): Jason Fowlkes

Direct imprinting of porous substrates (DIPS) for shape-engineered piezoelectric nanoparticles
Weiss, Sharon; Vanderbilt University [CNMS2017-305]
Technical Contact(s): Dayrl Briggs

2D transition-metal dichalcogenide materials and devices under high pressures
Lu, Xujie; Los Alamos National Laboratory [CNMS2017-310]
Technical Contact(s): Kai Xiao; Jason Fowlkes

Biological and polymeric membranes as synaptic mimics
Najem, Joseph; University of Tennessee [CNMS2017-312]
Technical Contact(s): Pat Collier

Observation and control of nanoscale thermal conductivity
Ward, T. Zac; ORNL [CNMS2017-313]
Technical Contact(s): Stephen Jesse

Study of the lithiation/delithiation processes in lithium manganate cathode material by the combined structural and functional approach
Alikin, Denis; University of Aveiro [CNMS2017-321]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev

Understanding the Thermal Properties of Defective MoSe2 from First Principles Method
Kumar, Satish; Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2017-324]
Technical Contact(s): Mina Yoon

Using Illumination Pre-treatment to Alter the Photoluminescence of Conjugated Polymer Blends
Dadmun, Mark; University of Tennessee [CNMS2017-326]
Technical Contact(s): Ilia Ivanov

Molecular transport through synthetic DNA nanostructures
Schulman, Rebecca; Johns Hopkins University [CNMS2017-327]
Technical Contact(s): Pat Collier; Jihua Chen

Ferroelectric Thin Film Switching by in situ TEM
Nelson, Christopher; ORNL [CNMS2017-332]
Technical Contact(s): Jason Fowlkes; Alex Belianinov; Miaofang Chi

Study of Interfacial electrochemistry though AFM cantilever dynamics
Tsai, Wan-Yu; ORNL [CNMS2017-334]
Technical Contact(s): Nina Wisinger

Understanding and controlling multi-scale surface roughness to enhance adhesive and transport properties in device-relevant materials
Jacobs, Tevis; University of Pittsburgh [CNMS2017-335]
Technical Contact(s): Nick Lavrik

Understanding Structural Transformations in High Capacity, Multi-Lithium Oxide Cathodes for Li-ion Batteries
Nanda, Jagjit; ORNL [CNMS2017-336]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Miaofang Chi

Investigation of chemical effects on defect evolution in single-phase concentrated solid solution alloys
Wang, Xing; ORNL [CNMS2017-337]
Technical Contact(s): Alex Belianinov; Karren More

Advanced Electron Microscopy Experiments for 2D Transition Metal Dichalcogenides
Hachtel, Jordan; ORNL [CNMS2017-340]
Technical Contact(s): Juan Carlos Idrobo

Analyzing Infrared Nanophotonics using Monochromated Electron Microscopy
Hachtel, Jordan; ORNL [CNMS2017-341]
Technical Contact(s): Ivan Kravchenko; Juan Carlos Idrobo

Correlating the atomic and electronic structure with high temperature superconductivity in Boron-doped Q-carbon and nano-diamonds
Sachan, Ritesh; Army Research Office [CNMS2017-342]
Technical Contact(s): Juan Carlos Idrobo

Biomimetic networks as adaptable neuromorphic circuits
Belianinov, Alex; ORNL [CNMS2017-344]
Technical Contact(s): Ilia Ivanov; Alex Belianinov

Unveiling the origin of strain-induced structural modulation and ferromagnetism in epitaxial LaCoO3 films
Lee, Ho Nyung; ORNL [CNMS2017-346]
Technical Contact(s): Chris Rouleau; Dale Hensley; Juan Carlos Idrobo; Brad Lokitz

On-chip integrated 3D micro-nozzles for enhanced gas ionization
Grbovic, Dragoslav; Naval Postgraduate School [CNMS2017-358]
Technical Contact(s): Nick Lavrik

Agent-based modeling and microfluidics study of denitrifying bacteria: the case of Paraccocus denitrificans
Araujo Granda, Pablo Alejandro; Universidad Central del Ecuador [CNMS2017-365]
Technical Contact(s): Scott Retterer; Miguel Fuentes-Cabrera

Effect of Junction Points on the Interdiffusion of Branched Polymers in Thin Films
Akgun, Bulent; Bogazici University [CNMS2017-366]
Technical Contact(s): David Uhrig

In situ Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy study detailing the crystallization process of the solid electrolyte Li0.33La0.56TiO3
Liu, Xiaoming; ORNL [CNMS2017-372]
Technical Contact(s): Chris Rouleau; Miaofang Chi

Electron microscopy characterization of bilayered vanadium oxide nanobelts
Pomerantseva, Ekaterina; Drexel University [CNMS2017-373]
Technical Contact(s): David Cullen

Structural and Chemical Characterization of Electrochemically Synthesized Two-dimensional Transition Metal Carbides (MXenes)
Beidaghi, Majid; Auburn University [CNMS2017-383]
Technical Contact(s): Ray Unocic

Study of the geometric and electronic structure of silicene-on-silicide: a new platform for silicene synthesis
Reinke, Petra; University of Virginia [CNMS2017-385]
Technical Contact(s): Zheng Gai

Elucidating the role of grain boundaries in Li7La3Zr2O12 solid electrolyte for Li-metal batteries
Liu, Xiaoming; ORNL [CNMS2017-389]
Technical Contact(s): Miaofang Chi

Room-Temperature Tunneling Field Effect Transistors
Yap, Yoke Khin; Michigan Technological University [CNMS2017-391]
Technical Contact(s): Scott Retterer

Investigation of novel one-dimensional transistor channels
Yap, Yoke Khin; Michigan Technological University [CNMS2017-392]
Technical Contact(s): An-Ping Li

Spatially-Resolved Characterization of Complex Oxide Microstructures
Takamura, Yayoi; University of California, Davis [CNMS2017-399]
Technical Contact(s): Anton Ievlev; Miaofang Chi

Controlling nanoscale features in ceramics using ion beams for enhanced functionality
Weber, William; University of Tennessee [CNMS2017-400]
Technical Contact(s): Karren More; Jong Keum

Tuning Functional Properties of Manganite Thin Films by Magneto-Electric Coupling
Takamura, Yayoi; University of California, Davis [CNMS2017-401]
Technical Contact(s): Chris Rouleau; Jong Keum

Circus Drops: Self-Propelling Liquids through Arrays of Micro-Hoops for Suspended Microfluidics
Boreyko, Jonathan; Virginia Tech [CNMS2017-402]
Technical Contact(s): Bernadeta Srijanto

In situ S/TEM and EELS analysis of the interfacial evolution between metallic lithium anode and LiPON solid electrolyte during electrochemical cycling
Chen, Xi; University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee [CNMS2017-404]
Technical Contact(s): Miaofang Chi

Monitoring the effect of reducing heat treatments on novel metal oxide catalysts prepared by supercritical antisolvent precipitation methods
Kiely, Christopher; Lehigh University [CNMS2017-405]
Technical Contact(s): Miaofang Chi

Polymer Composite Electrolytes with Enhanced Thermal Transport Properties
Chen, Xi; ORNL [CNMS2017-415]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Yangyang Wang; Jihua Chen

Investigating Nanostructure Synthesis, Fabrication, and Phase Transformations Using In Situ Transmission Electron Microscopy
Guiton, Beth; University of Kentucky [CNMS2017-420]
Technical Contact(s): Dale Hensley; Karren More

Single-atom spectroscopy of platinum-group-metal-free fuel cell catalysts
Cullen, David; ORNL [CNMS2017-426]
Technical Contact(s): Karren More