ACTIVE USER PROJECTS

Proposal Cycle 2016A: expire January 31, 2017

Proposal Cycle 2015B: expire July 31, 2016

Proposal Cycle 2015A (extended): expire January 31, 2017

Proposal Cycle 2014B (extended): expire July 31, 2016


Proposal Cycle 2016A: expire January 31, 2017

HRTEM Analysis of Electrospun Ionomer/PVDF Single Fiber Proton Conducting Nanofibers and Membranes
Peter Pintauro, Vanderbilt University [CNMS2016-001]

Characterization of complex oxide heterostructures with x-ray reflectometry in support of neutron scattering experiments past and future
Michael Fitzsimmons, ORNL [CNMS2016-002]

Theory of spin excitations and resonance modes in an iron-based superconductor
Meng Wang, University of California, Berkeley [CNMS2016-003]

Microstructure of high entropy FeNiMnAlCr alloys
Ian Baker, Dartmouth College [CNMS2016-004]

Investigating Domain Configuration Dependence on Ferroelectric/electrode Interface and Film Thickness
Susan Trolier-McKinstry, Pennsylvania State University [CNMS2016-005]

Bottom-Up Synthesis of a Two-Dimensional Alloy of Carbon, Boron, and Nitrogen
Gong Gu, University of Tennessee [CNMS2016-007]

Quantifying the distribution of Se and Cu in CdSe/CdTe1-xSex solar cells
Yanfa Yan, University of Toledo [CNMS2016-008]

Novel Physical Phenomena Based on Two-Dimensional Alloy and Heterostructure of Layered Metal Chalcogenides 
Zongming Wei, Institute of Semiconductors, Chinese Academy of Science [CNMS2016-009]

Bessel beam femtosecond laser machining of diamond
Lloyd Davis, University of Tennessee Space Institute [CNMS2016-010]

Development of vacuum tight optical coupling at cryogenic temperatures for EDM experiment
Yuri Efremenko, University of Tennessee [CNMS2016-011]

Synthesis of sulfide battery materials for thin film sputtering investigations
Nancy Dudney, ORNL [CNMS2016-012]

Characterization of interface for Arsenic based electrode material in solid state lithium secondary battery
Nancy Dudney, ORNL [CNMS2016-013]

Raman Signature of Anisotropic 2D Materials: Modeling Intrinsic versus Extrinsic Properties
Vincent Meunier, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute [CNMS2016-014]

Electro-magnetic field oriented 3D self-assembly of functionalized graphene hybrids for superior performance supercapacitors
Michael Hu, ORNL [CNMS2016-015]

Depth Dependent Magnetization Switching effects in Metamagnetic FeRh films studied by Polarized Neutron Reflectometry with In-situ Isostatic Compression
Steven Bennett, ORNL [CNMS2016-016]

Investigation on the impact of dopant and defect chemistry on rare earth filled CoSb3 skutterudites
Terry Tritt, Clemson University [CNMS2016-017]

Study of carbon ordering in the nanocrystalline ferritic matrix of advanced steels
Francisca Garcia Caballero, National Center for Metallurgical Research (CENIM-CSIC) [CNMS2016-018]

Elucidation of the isotopic effects on the vibrational states of pi-conjugated systems
Victor Hernandez, University of Malaga [CNMS2016-019]

A virtual testbed for silicon donor qubits
Travis Humble, ORNL [CNMS2016-021]

Carbon Nanomaterial Microelectrodes for Neurotransmitter Sensing
Jill Venton, University of Virginia [CNMS2016-022]

Understanding the Thermal Stability of Pd@PtnL Core-Shell Nanocrystals
Younan Xia, Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2016-023]

Diffuse reflectance UV-vis spectroscopic analysis of Sn-grafted beta zeolite
Mark Crocker, University of Kentucky [CNMS2016-024]

Defects and grain boundaries study of wafer scale transition metal dichalcogenide monolayer prepared by molecular beam epitaxy 
Loh Kian Ping, National University of Singapore [CNMS2016-028]

STEM study of the 2H-1T-1T' structures in ReS2/MoS2
Shize Yang, ORNL [CNMS2016-029]

Designing and controlling ordered mesocale tilings and tessellations 
Thomas Russell, University of Massachusetts, Amherst [CNMS2016-030]

Surface properties of self-assembled peptide layers at presence of plasmin
Tibor Hianik, Comenius University [CNMS2016-031]

Ultra-fast laser pulse interaction with functional-nanoparticle solution
Tatiana Itina, Hubert Curien Laboratory, CNRS/Lyon University [CNMS2016-032]

Investigation of extraordinary amorphous oxide semiconductor behavior arising from oxidation of ultrathin terfenol-D (Fe-Tb-Dy) films
Ramki Kalyanaraman, University of Tennessee [CNMS2016-034]

Magnetic Excitations in Sr2Ir1-xRuxO4
Mark Dean, Brookhaven National Laboratory [CNMS2016-035]

Fabrication of Elevated Nanostructures with Deterministic Aperiodic Array Patterns for Use in SERS and Single Molecule Spectroscopy Applications
Gyula Eres, ORNL [CNMS2016-036]

In situ aberration-corrected STEM analysis of Pt and Pd cubic nanocatalysts for oxygen reduction
Zachary Hood, Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2016-037]

Probing the in-situ phase transition of intermediate phase for efficient perovskite solar cells
Yan Yao, University of Houston [CNMS2016-038]

Real time dynamics of RKKY mediated entanglement between distant spins
Adrian Feiguin, Northeastern University [CNMS2016-039]

Investigation of Phonon Localization Using Low-temperature Low-frequency Raman Spectroscopy
Gang Chen, Massachusetts Institute of Technology [CNMS2016-041]

Single-molecule nano-magnets
Hai-Ping Cheng, University of Florida [CNMS2016-042]

Statistical Analysis of Nanoparticles and Holes in Perforated Graphene
Wade Adams, Rice University [CNMS2016-044]

Theoretical study on polymeric molecular self-assembly on metallic substrates
Ariadna Sanchez Castillo, Universidad Autónoma del Estado de Hidalgo [CNMS2016-045]

Understanding and Controlling Surfaces and Interfaces in Additive Manufacturing
Mark Dadmun, University of Tennessee [CNMS2016-047]

High throughput computational study of heusler and heusler based magnetic tunnel junctions for spintronics applications
Avik Ghosh, University of Virginia [CNMS2016-049]

Exploring multi-functional molecular electronic materials
George Christou, University of Florida [CNMS2016-050]

In situ TEM liquid cell investigation of corrosion processes in PLD iron thin films
Josh Kacher, Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2016-051]

The role of SrTiO3(001) chemical termination on the superconductivity of single layer FeSe
Lian Li, University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee [CNMS2016-052]

Understanding nanoscale displacement reaction mechanisms in battery materials using in situ TEM
Matthew McDowell, Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2016-054]

Characterization and control of piezoelectric properties of ZnO-infiltrated polymer hybrid thin films prepared by vapor-phase material infiltration synthesis
Chang-Yong Nam, Brookhaven National Laboratory [CNMS2016-055]

Investigate the ligand exchange mechanism in molecular nano-cages
Panchao Yin, ORNL [CNMS2016-056]

Three-dimensional Visualization of Shape Controlled Cu-based Bimetallic Nanocrystals
Chun-Hong Kuo, Academia Sinica [CNMS2016-057]

Atomically thin cantilevers: probing wrinkling-dominated mechanics of two-dimensional materials
K. Bolotin, Vanderbilt University [CNMS2016-058]

Physical manifestation of the flexo-chemical coupling in nanosized multiferroics: unusual physical properties and novel phases
Anna Morozovska, Institute of Physics of NAS of Ukraine [CNMS2016-061]

Observing the Dynamic Environmentally Induced Structural Changes of Ag Nanoparticles Dispersed in Seawater with In Situ Electron Microscopy
Eric Formo,University of Georgia [CNMS2016-062]

Controlling magnetic phase and domain structure through crystal anisotropy induced by noble ion implantation
T. Zac Ward, ORNL [CNMS2016-066]

Anharmonic phonons in SnSe thermoelectrics investigated with Raman spectroscopy
Olivier Delaire, ORNL [CNMS2016-067]

Transient heat pulse to study non-equilibrium phonon relaxation at the Spallation Neutron Source 
Olivier Delaire, ORNL [CNMS2016-068]

In situ AFM study of ion insertion into transition metal dichalcogenide nanoflakes
Ekaterina Pomerantseva, Drexel University [CNMS2016-069]

Fundamental insights into mechanism of ion transport in polymers
Rajeev Kumar, ORNL [CNMS2016-070]

Probing the Electromechanical Response Mechanism in Nanostructured Ionic Block Copolymers
Brad Lokitz, ORNL [CNMS2016-071]

Magneto-optical imaging in the aberration corrected STEM based on EELS
Jaume Gazquez, Materials Science Institute of Barcelona (ICMAB) [CNMS2016-072]

Synthesis of artificial magnetic heterostructure SrIrO3-SrTiO3 towards designer exchange interactions
Jian Liu, University of Tennessee [CNMS2016-073]

First-principles simulations of phonons in disordered thermoelectrics
Olivier Delaire, ORNL [CNMS2016-074]

Optoelectronic Characterization of Two-dimensional Materials Based Heterojunctions
Yaqiong Xu, Vanderbilt University [CNMS2016-075]

Design, Synthesis, and Characterization of Acrylate-Based Superelastomers
Jimmy Mays, University of Tennessee [CNMS2016-076]

In situ study of Zn passivation in Alkaline electrolyte using EQCM and Spectroscopic Ellipsometry
Thomas Zawodzinski, University of Tennessee [CNMS2016-077]

PLD Thin Films for Evaluation of SOFC Anode and Cathode Catalysts 
Meilin Liu, Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2016-078]

Mechanistic Insights into Lithiated Polyacrylate as New Polymer Binders for High Voltage Cathodes in Li-Ion Batteries
Jung-Hun Kim, General Motors Global R&D Center [CNMS2016-079]

Kinetic study of polymer degradation affected by carbon/magnetic nanomaterials with different compositions
Zhanhu Guo, University of Tennessee [CNMS2016-080]

An Integrated microfluidic and zeromode waveguide device to visualize single channel gating
Chris Richards, University of Kentucky [CNMS2016-082]

Structural Evolution of Templated Metallic Nanotubes During Heat Treatment Via In Situ TEM
Alexander B. Papandrew, University of Tennessee [CNMS2016-083]

Synthesis and Characterization of Robust High Performance Lithium Selective Mixed Matrix Membranes
Ramesh Bhave, ORNL [CNMS2016-084]

Optimized and tunable Zero-mode Waveguides for single molecule FRET measurements
Chris Richards, University of Kentucky [CNMS2016-086]

Multi-Nuclear Magnetic Resonance study of the fundamental transport of CO2 in amidine based co-polymers
Sophia Suarez, Brooklyn College, CUNY [CNMS2016-087]

Temperature-dependent domain evolution and in-plane domain switching in (Ba,Sr)TiO3 thin films
Jonathan Spanier, Drexel University [CNMS2016-088]

Investigation of the morphology and active sites of bifunctional catalysts derived from non-precious mixed metal oxides for furanic compound ring-opening
Christopher Jones, Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2016-089]

Direct visualization of DNA-mediated growth of bimetalic core-shell nanoparticles using low-dose S/TEM in situ with fluid cell
Tanya Prozorov, Ames Laboratory [CNMS2016-090]

Local Preisach Density and Domain Kinetics of Ferroelectric HfO2
Uwe Schroeder, NaMLab gGmbH [CNMS2016-091]

Ultra-fast Strain Curves to Study Piezoelectric Relaxations in HfO2
Uwe Schroeder, NaMLab gGmbH [CNMS2016-092]

Investigating the effect of building block morphology on the self-assembly process
Jaswinder Sharma, ORNL [CNMS2016-093]

Fundamental Insight on the Na Storage Mechanisms in Pseudographitic Carbons
David Mitlin, Clarkson University [CNMS2016-094]

Studies of Spinel Oxides as the Novel Cathodes for Multivalent Batteries 
Zhenxing Feng, Argonne National Laboratory [CNMS2016-096]

Ultra-low power electro-optic modulators based on high-Q SiO2-clad silicon 2-D photonic crystal micro-cavities
Philippe Fauchet, Vanderbilt University [CNMS2016-097]

In situ environmental TEM study on structure evolution of CuAu nanoparticle catalyst for carbon dioxide reduction
Wenpei Gao, University of California, Irvine [CNMS2016-098]

GaN gate oxide interface state density depedence on misfit dislocation and interface morphology
Elizabeth aisley, Sandia National Laboratories [CNMS2016-099]

Gmode-Kelvin probe force microscopy for probing fast ion dynamics and electrochemical processes at the solid liquid interface
Liam Collins, ORNL [CNMS2016-100]

Synthesizing and Investigating Corrosion Resistant Fuel Cell Nanomaterials
Wesley Tennyson, ORNL [CNMS2016-101]

Low dimensional Mxene's: Synthesis and characterization of optical, electro-optical and magneto-optical properties
Ramki Kalyanaraman, University of Tennessee [CNMS2016-103]

Morphologies of hydrogen-plasticized interfacial polymeric liner components in vehicle hydrogen fuel systems and infrastructure
Amit Naskar, ORNL [CNMS2016-104]

Design and Synthesis of Shaped Core-Shell Metal Nanoparticles: A Platform for Mapping the Distribution of Lattice Strain Generated by Non-precious Metals
Chia-Kuang Tsung, Boston College [CNMS2016-107]

Morphology and transport properties study on novel ion exchange membrane
Thomas Zawodzinski, University of Tennessee [CNMS2016-108]

Porosity and Permeability Evolution within the Clay Structure of a Gas Shale
David Cole, Ohio State University [CNMS2016-109]

Development of bioinspired precisely tunable hierarchical M13 bacteriophage platform for sensor application
Seung-Wuk Lee, University of California, Berkeley [CNMS2016-110]

Microstructure and Transport Characterization of a PEMFC Catalyst Layer
Thomas Zawodzinski, University of Tennessee [CNMS2016-112]

Raman spectrum from electron phonon interaction in 2D materials
Xiaoguang Zhang, University of Florida [CNMS2016-114]

Hybrid stealth liposome stability enhancement by incorporation of oligocarbonate-cholesterol poly(ethylene glycol) block copolymers
Kenneth Mineart, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) [CNMS2016-115]

Investigation of radiation-induced alpha prime precipitation and nanoscale defect clusters in advanced alloys by HREM and APT
James Stubbins, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign [CNMS2016-116]

Measuring frequency-dependent transport properties of ionic conductors with quantitative electrostatic strain microscopy
Lawrence Robins, National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) [CNMS2016-117]

Fabrication of Multiferroic Magenetoelectric Device Structures by Helium Ion Milling for In-Situ TEM Electrical Biasing Experiments 
Krishnamurthy Mahalingam, UES, Inc. [CNMS2016-118]

Atomic Probe Tomography Investigation of self-assembled oxide nanocomposites to understand the growth mechanism
Ho Nyung Lee, ORNL [CNMS2016-119]

Investigation of environment-dependent surface potential and ferroelectric polarization in PbZr0.2Ti0.8O3/La1-xSrxMnO3 heterostructures using surface probe techniques
Ho Nyung Lee, ORNL [CNMS2016-120]

Impact of structural and physicochemical differences on catalytic activity of two commercially-sourced platinum nanocatalysts
F. Marc Michel, Virginia Tech [CNMS2016-122]

Studies on domain structures and temperature dependent domain evolution in relaxor multiferroic composite thin films 
Ram Katiyar, University of Puerto Rico [CNMS2016-125]

APT and TEM Studies of the Heat-treatment Effect on the Creep Behavior of the Single-phase Al0.3CoCrFeNi High-entropy Alloy (HEA)
Peter Liaw, University of Tennessee [CNMS2016-126]

Investigating the relationship between nanoporous structures and mass transport across graphene membranes
Rohit Karnik, Massachusetts Institute of Technology [CNMS2016-128]

Nanoscale characterization of self-assembling peptides in solution and within hydrogel networks
April Kloxin, University of Delaware [CNMS2016-129]

Designing and Controlling Ordered Mesocale Tilings and Tessellations
Thomas Russell, University of Massachusetts, Amherst [CNMS2016-130]

Direct determination of growth modes in Na-O2 batteries
Gabriel Veith, ORNL [CNMS2016-131]

SOFC ceramics testing correlated with neutron diffraction
Gabriel Veith, ORNL [CNMS2016-132]

Investigation of the introduction of lattice defects into graphene via (n, apha) nuclear reactions
Steven Serkiz, Savannah River National Laboratory [CNMS2016-133]

4D STEM Tomography of Catalytic Materials in Membrane Electrode Assemblies of PEM Fuel Cells
Brian Sneed, ORNL [CNMS2016-134]

Thermal Conductance between Individual Single and Few Wall Carbon Nanotubes
Deyu Li, Vanderbilt University [CNMS2016-135]

Atomistic simulations of hydration lubrication in zwitterionic polymer brushes
Peter Cummings, Vanderbilt University [CNMS2016-136]

Effect of pillar geometry on directionality of self-propelled Leidenfrost droplets
Miguel Angel Melendez-Lira, Centro de Investigacion y de Estudios Avanzados del IPN [CNMS2016-137]

Experimental Exploration of the Dynamical Equivalence of Soft Colloids and Hard Spheres
Wei-Ren Chen, ORNL [CNMS2016-139]

STM Studies of Spin-momentum-locked Topological Surface States in 3D Topological insulators
Yong Chen, Purdue University [CNMS2016-140]

Rational design of deuterated conjugated polymers with controlled spin-polarized electron transport
Jong Keum, ORNL [CNMS2016-141]

Fabrication of graphene plasmonic nanoantenna arrays for terahertz-band communication
Erik Einarsson, University of Buffalo [CNMS2016-142]

Role of substitutional dopants in electronic and magnetic structure of spin-orbit Mott insulator RuCl3
Maxim Ziatdinov, ORNL [CNMS2016-143]

Selection and Evolution of Crystal Orientation in Three-Phase Al-Ag-Cu Eutectic
Amber Genau, University of Alabama, Birmingham [CNMS2016-146]

Multimodal Chemical Imaging Using Photothermal Excitation on a Combined Atomic Force Microscopy/Mass Spectrometry Platform
Roger Proksch, Oxford Instruments [CNMS2016-148]

Nanoscale thermoelectric characterization utilizing photothermal tip heating
Huarong Zeng, Chinese Academy of Sciences [CNMS2016-149]

Large-scale simulation of self-assembled siRNA-copolymer nanoparticles
Erik Luijten, Northwestern University [CNMS2016-150]

Real time beam control and data analysis in Helium ion microscopy
Alex Belianinov, ORNL [CNMS2016-152]

Investigating nanoscale memristor phenomena in non-oxide multilayer films via a scanned probe microscopy approach
Nagarajan Valanoor, University of New South Wales [CNMS2016-153]

Nanostructured silicon substrates for tunable biomimetic membrane studies 
Rana Ashkar, ORNL [CNMS2016-154]

Spin-crossover complexes on Nanotextured Surfaces
Mark Meisel, University of Florida [CNMS2016-157]

Linking Structure with Function at the Mesoscale of Multiferroics 
Nouamane Laanait, ORNL [CNMS2016-158]

Ferroelectricity in q2D layered van-der-Waals crystals
Peter Maksymovych, ORNL [CNMS2016-159]

Materials discovery for STT-MRAM applications
Sergey Faleev, University of Alabama [CNMS2016-160]



Proposal Cycle 2015B: expire July 31, 2016

UHV-SPM study of ferroic effects in dopant distributed, layered, ferroelectric, semiconductor crystals - CuInP2(SxSe1-x)6
Andrius Dziaugys, Vilnius University [CNMS2015-203]

Probing the structure evolution of multimetallic nanoparticles during CO oxidation
Huiyuan Zhu, ORNL [CNMS2015-204]

Tunable Defects in Two Dimensional Materials by Bombardment with High Energy Particles
Ivan Vlassiouk, ORNL [CNMS2015-205]

Control of macromolecule mobility on surfaces using molecular-scale periodic structures
Svetlana Sukhishvili, Texas A&M University [CNMS2015-208]

Electrochemical Strain Microscopy study of Resistive Switching phenomena on La2/3Sr1/3MnO3 films
Benjamin Martinez, Institut de Ciència de Materials de Barcelona [CNMS2015-209]

Development of Magnetic Scintillating Material
Brenda Smith, ORNL [CNMS2015-211]

Simulating unconventional superconductors with nanoscale inhomogeneities and strong correlations
Peter Hirschfeld, University of Florida [CNMS2015-212]

Characterization of nanostructured ceramics prepared using Spark Plasma Sintering for electric energy storage
Zhongyang Cheng, Auburn University [CNMS2015-214]

Theoretical and Experimental Study on the Bistability of DNA Nucleobases
Wei Liu, Nanjing University of Science and Technology [CNMS2015-215]

Weld metal-base metal comparison of α-α' phase separation in duplex stainless steel 2101
Julie Tucker, Oregon State University [CNMS2015-217]

Magnetic and electric properties of Ni1-xCoxTiO3 thin films
Johannes Frantti, Finnish Research and Engineering [CNMS2015-222]

Investigating Centrifugal-Based Flow Through Nano Thin Layer Pillar Arrays
Michael J.Sepaniak, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-226]

SPM-based in-situ investigation of oxide layer formation and growth on iron electrodes for iron-air batteries
Henning W. Weinrich, Forschungszentrum Jülich GmbH [CNMS2015-227]

Understanding damage mechanisms at the plasma-materials interface
Chad Parish, ORNL [CNMS2015-229]

Magneto-Optical Studies on Dynamic Internal Photovoltaic Processes in High Efficiency Perovskite Solar Cells under Device-Operating Condition
Bin Hu, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-230]

Microfluidic platform for real time mechanical and chemical manipulation of bacterial cells
Jaan Mannik, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-231]

Microscopic invesitigation of solid-solid interface in solid-state metal-metal battery
Ruigang Zhang, Toyota Research Institute of North America [CNMS2015-233]

Grain boundary impedance in three-dimensional copper trusses
Julia Greer, California Institute of Technology [CNMS2015-234]

Investigation of carbon nanostructures in covetic materials by helium ion microscopy
Beihai Ma, Argonne National Laboratory [CNMS2015-235]

Probing spin-dependent electronic states in extended defects in graphene
An-Ping Li, ORNL [CNMS2015-236]

Elucidating the Energy Transfer Mechanism of Optical Protein Nanostructures in Cephalopod Chromatophores for Bio-inspired Photonic Systems
Leila Deravi, University of New Hampshire [CNMS2015-237]

Insight into the structure and composition of Pt-Bi/C bimetallic catalysts for alcohol oxidation
Robert J. Davis, University of Virginia [CNMS2015-238]

Light-induced dynamics of low-dimensional models for complex oxides
Julian Rincon, Perimeter Institute for Theoretical Physics [CNMS2015-242]

Understanding phase separation behavior of a new high temperature thermoplastic elastomers through synthesis of polybenzofulvene-b-(deuterated polyisoprene)
Jimmy Mays, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-243]

The effect of microscopic lattice modulation by strain and cation substitution on physical and electrochemical properties in epitaxial La1-xSrxCoO3-δ (LSC) thin films
Ho Nyung Lee, ORNL [CNMS2015-244]

Understanding the effects of alpha-Synuclein binding on the conformation and structure of phospholipid membranes
Divina Anunciado, Oak Ridge Associated Universities [CNMS2015-245]

Atom Probe Analysis of Severe Plastically Deformed Machining Layers
Vikram Bedekar, Timken Company [CNMS2015-246

Probing the exciton dynamics in plasmon enhanced perovskite solar cells with transient with transient absorption spectroscopy and time-resolved photoluminescence spectroscopy
Rizia Bardhan, Vanderbilt University [CNMS2015-247

Characterization of semiconductor based nanocomposite photocatalysts for solar fuel production and environmental remediation
Abdou Lachgar, Wake Forest University  [CNMS2015-250

Spin Ice and Spin Liquid thin films
Laura Bovo, University College London [CNMS2015-251]

Patterned Porous Silicon Photonic Structures for Biosensing
Sharon Weiss, Vanderbilt University [CNMS2015-252]

Novel IrB2 additive to improve ultra high temperature ZrB2-SiC ceramics
Nina Orlovskaya, University of Central Florida [CNMS2015-253]

First principle calculations for interfacial phonon thermal transport in 2D materials and their hetero-structures
Satish Kumar, Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2015-254]

Thermal Boundary Conductance at Interface of MoS2 or Graphene with Metals and BN
Satish Kumar, Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2015-255]

Characterization of Plasmon Modes for Mesoscale, Hybrid Nanostructure Assemblies
Vladimir Tsukruk, Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2015-256]

Atomistic Origins of Selective Nitrogen Adsorption Using Steady-State Isotopic Transient Kinetic Analysis
James Neilson, Colorado State University [CNMS2015-257]

Phase Stability and Microstructural Evolution of a Refractory High-Entropy Alloy, CrMoNbV, with an Unexpected Single Body-centered Cubic (BCC) Phase
Peter Liaw, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-258]

Advanced Electron Microscopy Analysis of Metallic Alloy Nanoparticles 
Chao Wang, Johns Hopkins University [CNMS2015-260]

Investigation of unintentional Ga incorporation into N-polar AlN interlayer within HEMT for its performance optimization
Baishakhi Mazumder, ORNL [CNMS2015-261]

Effects of aging temperature on nanoscale precipitation and grain boundary segreation of high-strength steels strengthened by nanoscale Cu and NiAl co-precipitates
C. T. Liu, City University of Hong Kong [CNMS2015-262]

A dynamic cluster approximation study of the functional renormalization group
Doug Scalapino, University of  California, Santa Barbara [CNMS2015-263]

Rationally Tuning Surface Adhesion Using Nanoscale Roughness
Tevis Jacobs, University of Pittsburgh [CNMS2015-264

Direct Electrical Measurement of Carrier Density and Profile in Plasmonic Semiconductor Nanowires
Michael Filler, Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2015-266]

Tensile deformation of well-dispersed polymer nanocomposites
Alexei Sokolov, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-267]

Growth and characterization of CeO2(110) films for fundamental catalytic studies
David Mullins, ORNL [CNMS2015-268]

Development of Platinum Monolayer Electrocatalysts for Hydrogen Fuel Cell Applications
Suljo Linic, University of Michigan [CNMS2015-270]

Structural characterization of encapsulated quantum dot thin films using grazing incidence small angle scattering and electron microscopy
Scott Geyer, Wake Forest University  [CNMS2015-271]

Magnetic and structural properties of lanthanide particles coated with an anti-oxidative coating
Matthew Wellons, Savannah River National Laboratory [CNMS2015-274]

Structure-property relationships in piezoelectrics for extreme environments
Nazanin Bassiri-Gharb, Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2015-275]

Investigation of σ Phase and TRIP Effect on Micro-mechanical Behavior of a Cast Duplex Stainless Steel
Peter Liaw, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-277]

Effect of the aluminium content on the corrosion behavior of AlxFeCoNiCr high-entropy alloys in aqueous environments
Peter Liaw, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-278]

Simultaneous Thermoelectric and Structural Characterization of individual 2D material
Anastassios Mavrokefalos, University of Houston [CNMS2015-279]

Characterization of Pt-based Fuel Cell Catalysts by Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy
David Cullen, ORNL [CNMS2015-280]

Atomic Scale Investigation of Rare Earth - Oxygen Coupling in Dilutely Doped Gallium Nitride Using Atom Probe Tomography 
Bradon Mitchell, University of Mt. Union  [CNMS2015-281]

Investigation of molecular conformation and charge transfer at interfaces of deuterated organic photovoltaics
Wei Xiong, University of California, San Diego [CNMS2015-282]

Simulation of Solar Wind Space Weathering in Lunar Analog Minerals
Kimberly Kuhlman, Planetary Science Institute [CNMS2015-283]

PLD fabrication of BaZr0.8Y0.2O3-delta/Ce0.8Sm0.2O2-delta heterostructures to understand nanoionics effects on ionic conductivity at heterogeneous interfaces
Meilin Liu, Georgia Institute of Technology  [CNMS2015-284]

Examining Charge Ordering in CaMn7O12 thin films via aberration-corrected scanning transmission electron microscopy
Mitra Taheri, Drexel University [CNMS2015-286]

Microscopy of Non-PGM Fuel Cell Catalysts
Karren More, ORNL[CNMS2015-287]

End-group analysis of regioregular poly(3-alkylthiophene)s to enable donor-acceptor conjugated block copolymers
Enrique Gomez, Pennsylvania State University [CNMS2015-289]

Mesoscale Investigations of Polarization Dynamics in Ferroelectric Relaxors
Rama Vasudevan, ORNL [CNMS2015-290]

Investigation of correlation between oxygen electrocatalysis and carrier properties in transition metal oxides
Yang Shao-Horn, Massachusetts Institute of Technology [CNMS2015-291]

Investigation of Atomic Resolution Interface and Structural Quality of Nitride Superlattices
Donna Stokes, University of Houston [CNMS2015-293]

Nanoscale structure and magnetic properties of Au-doped BaFe2As2
Athena Safa-Sefat, ORNL [CNMS2015-295]

Vanadium dioxide based active metasurfaces from 2 to 30 µm
Richard Haglund, Vanderbilt University [CNMS2015-297]

A Beta-Activated Ultraviolet Photovoltaic Cell
Brenda Smith, ORNL [CNMS2015-298]

Determination of chemical compatibility of Li3PS4 and lithium metal anodes
Brian  Francisco, Solid Power, Inc [CNMS2015-299]

Evaluation of Carbon Partitioning in New Generation of Quench and Partitioning (Q&P) Steels
Andre Tschiptschin, University of São Paulo/Brazilian-Nanotechnology Laboratory [CNMS2015-301]

Investigation of the Interface between LiCoO2 Electrode and Li7La3Zr2O12 Solid Electrolyte for All-Solid-State Lithium Batteries Using Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy
Cheng Ma, ORNL [CNMS2015-302]

Monitoring electrodeposited Bi nanostructures during CO2 reduction to CO in the presence of ionic liquids
Robert Sacci, ORNL [CNMS2015-303]

High-speed ferroelectric functional imaging by capturing complete material response
Suhas Somnath, ORNL [CNMS2015-305]

Characterization of Interfacial Defects in Colloidal 2D Cadmium Chalcogenide Quantum Well Heterostructures with Atomically Precise Thickness
Tianquan Lian, Emory University [CNMS2015-306]

Microfluidic environmental control platforms for chemical and transcriptomic analysis of fungal-bacterial interactions
Rytas Vilgalys, Duke University [CNMS2015-308]

Artificial Spin Ice Structures in Perovskite Oxide Heterostructures
Yayoi Takamura, University of California, Davis [CNMS2015-309]

Micro and nanostructured substrates for characterizing attachment and community structure of plant growth promoting rhizobacteria
Ryan Hansen, Kansas State University  [CNMS2015-310]

Microstructural Characterization in advanced Light-Weight High-Entropy Alloys
Peter Liaw, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-312]

Microstructural Characterization in Ferritic Superalloys with a Novel Hierarchical Structure Using Atom Probe Tomography and Transmission Electron Microscopy
Peter Liaw, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-313]

Ferroelectricity and its stability in a few monolayer-thick BaTiO3 films sandwiched between SrRuO3 metal layers
Tae Won Noh, Seoul National University and Institute for Basic Sciences [CNMS2015-314]

Atom probe characterization of PEALD metal oxide interfaces
Robert Nemanich, Arizona State University  [CNMS2015-315]

Characterization of a set of blood-compatible heparin-mimicking polymers
Neil Ayres, University of Cincinnati  [CNMS2015-318]

Nanoscale analysis of complex plasmonic nanostructures
Jordan Hachtel, Vanderbilt University[CNMS2015-319]

Synthesis of Deuterated PAMAM Dendrimers and Application to Membrane Characterization by SANS and USANS
Julia Kornfield, California Institute of Technology [CNMS2015-320]

Pulsed laser selective annealing of polymer blends for superior organic photovoltaic materials
Yingzhong Ma, ORNL [CNMS2015-321]

Examining the nanoscale morphology in organic electronic materials
Malika Jeffries, Iowa State University [CNMS2015-322]

Synthesizing and Dispersing Nanomaterials within Fuel Cells
Wesley Tennyson, ORNL [CNMS2015-323]

Doping engineering of two dimensional layered materials
Mauricio Terrones, Pennsylvania State University [CNMS2015-324]

Nanoscale multimodal chemical imaging of local catalyst reactivity on a combined AFM-MS platform
Simon Bare, UOP LLC, a Honeywell Company [CNMS2015-325]

Nanofluidic interfaces for chemical imaging and integration of adaptive biosystems
Mitch Doktycz, ORNL [CNMS2015-326]

Exploring nanoscale subsurface imaging with big data
Laurene Tetard, University of Central Florida  [CNMS2015-327]

Exploring the overlap in the high-pressure phase diagram of silane and hydrogenated amorphous silicon
Bianca Haberl, ORNL [CNMS2015-328]

Elucidating Structure-Property Relationships in Imidazole-Based Deep Eutectic Mixtures
Joshua Sangoro, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-329]

Effect of pre-straining and temperature on the carbon distribution in retained austenite, bainite, polygonal ferrite and carbides in a TRIP-assisted advanced high strength steel
Antonio Ramirez, Ohio State University [CNMS2015-330]

Antibacterial and protein binding nanoparticles for dental adhesive resins
Sharukh Khajotia, University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center  [CNMS2015-331]

Ion irradiation induced defect structures in silicon carbide and complex oxides
William Weber, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-333]

Creation of synthetic environments for studying dynamic host-microbe and microbe-microbe interactions
Scott Retterer, ORNL [CNMS2015-334]

Depolarization field in BaTiO3 films epitaxially  grown on semiconductors (Si, SiGe) - effect of the buffer layer
Catherine Dubourdieu, CNRS - Institut des Nanotechnologies de Lyon  [CNMS2015-335]

Ab initio calculations of interfacial electron-phonon coupling in FeSe films on oxide substrates: a pathway to higher superconducting transition temperatures
Steven Johnston, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-336]

Microstructural Evolution of neutron-irradiated Cast Austenitic Stainless Steel
Meimei Li, Argonne National Laboratory [CNMS2015-337]

Synthesis of deuterated methyl acrylate for neutron scattering studies of grafted polymer nanocomposites
Sanat Kumar, Columbia University [CNMS2015-338]

Advanced SEM characterization of MOF-coated structured adsorbents to study the surface morphology and analyze the coated film thickness and quality for carbon dioxide adsorption
Fateme Rezaei, Missouri University of Sceince and Technology  [CNMS2015-339]

Atomic Scale Analysis of the Effect of Doping and Alloying on the Activity of Heterogeneous Catalysts by Aberration-Corrected Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy
Volkan Ortalan, Purdue University [CNMS2015-340]

Computational Study of Electrostatically Tunable Band Offsets in 2D van der Waals Heterostructures
Marcelo Kuroda, Auburn University [CNMS2015-344]

Disorder and surface morphology effects in carbon based multispectral absorbers
Dragoslav Grbovic, Naval Postgraduate School [CNMS2015-345]

Precise synthesis of samples for studies of ionic conduction and dynamics in ultrathin films of polymerized ionic liquids
Joshua Sangoro, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-346]

Pressure Effect on the Magnetocaloric Effect in Nd0.5Sr0.5CoO3
Antonio Moreira dos Santos, ORNL [CNMS2015-348]

Microstructure Evolution during Friction Stir Welding of a 12Cr–6Ni–2Mo–0.1Ti Super-Martensitic Stainless Steel
Antonio Ramirez, Ohio State University [CNMS2015-350]

In situ imaging and spectroscopy of 2D Crystal Growth:  Transition Metal Chalcogenides
Dave Geohegan, ORNL [CNMS2015-352]

Pushing the pressure limit of indentation beyond the hardness of a material
Bianca Haberl, ORNL [CNMS2015-353]

High-Transition Temperature Superconductor Nano Wire Josephson Junctions
Shane Cybart, University of California, San Diego [CNMS2015-354]

Low-dimensional metal assemblies on few-layer black phosphorus
Young-Woo Son, Korea Institute for Advanced Study  [CNMS2015-357]

Atom Probe Tomography of Grain Boundary Laves Phase to Understand Precipitaiton Behavior in New FeCrAl Alloys and Effects on Creep Strength
Ben Shassere, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-360]

The role of structural disorder in the electronic properties of the RuCl3 layers: microscopic and spectroscopic characterization
Maxim Ziatdinov, ORNL [CNMS2015-362]

Gap symmetry in BaFe2As2 thin films studied with Josephson junctions scribed by He-ion FIB
Bruce Davidson, Temple University [CNMS2015-363]

Compatibility of V/Y2O3/V-4Cr-4Ti Coatings with Liquid Flowing Li
Kinga Unocic, ORNL [CNMS2015-364]

In situ study of high-entropy alloy microstructure transformations
Louis Santodonato, ORNL [CNMS2015-365]

Investigating Nanostructure Synthesis Using In Situ Transmission Electron Microscopy
Beth Guiton, University of Kentucky  [CNMS2015-370]

High Resolution and High Temperature Microscopy of Skutterudite Thermoelectrics
Beth Guiton, University of Kentucky  [CNMS2015-371]


Proposal Cycle 2015A (extended): expire January 31, 2017

Improved Carbon Nanotube Fibers through Crosslinking and Densification
Jimmy Mays, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-003]

Micro Fabrication and Characterization of titanium gas diffusion layers and membrane electrode assemblies
Feng-Yuan Zhang,  University of Tennessee Space Institute [CNMS2015-004]

In situ spectroscopic investigations of acid gas interaction with faceted metal oxide catalysts
Zili Wu, ORNL [CNMS2015-007]

Parametric study of near millimeter scale etching in diamond
Eric Lukosi, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-008]

Structure and Performance Relationship of Au Nanocatalysts for Propylene Epoxidation
Yu Lei, University of Alabama, Huntsville [CNMS2015-011]

Nanoscale mechanisms of glass and mineral alteration in aqueous solutions measured in real time and in situ with a liquid cell TEM
Roland Hellmann, ISTerre/CNRS [CNMS2015-012]

Computational Studies of Vibrationally Excited Carbon Dioxide Desorption
Michael Filler, Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2015-021]

Theoretical Study of Photochromism Mechanism in Inorganic-Organic Hybrids of Polyoxometalates
Shih-Hung Chou, 3M [CNMS2015-022]

Optimization of Bio-Nano Interfaces for Energy Conversion and Biosensing Applications using Computational Studies
Ivana Gonzales, University of New Mexico [CNMS2015-027]

TEM Characterization of Novel Hexagonal OsB2
Nina Orlovskaya, University of Central Florida [CNMS2015-029]

Mechanochemical Synthesis of Iridium Diboride
Nina Orlovskaya, University of Central Florida [CNMS2015-030]

Molecular weight dependence of polymer diffusion in attractive poly(2-vinylpyridine)/collodial silica nanocomposites
Karen Winey, University of Pennsylvania [CNMS2015-035]

In-situ study of methane oxidation over doped perovskite nano-particles
Fanxing Li, North Carolina State University [CNMS2015-039]

Ultrafast modulation of hybrid silicon-vanadium dioxide optical structures
Sharon Weiss, Vanderbilt University [CNMS2015-040]

Metal oxide-functionalized porous silicon thin films for integrated electrochemical energy storage
Sharon Weiss, Vanderbilt University [CNMS2015-042]

Creating and controlling gradient optical forces in nanophotonic devices   
Sharon Weiss, Vanderbilt University [CNMS2015-043]

Graphene-Insulator-Graphene Tunneling Junctions Enabled by Novel Hetero-Eptaxial Synthesis
Gong Gu, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-046]

Domain nucleation controlled by designed ferroelectric-to-electrode interfaces
Kathrin Dorr, MLU Halle-Wittenberg [CNMS2015-067]

Nanoscale mapping of lithium-ion transport in LixMnO2 (x<0.34) lithium-ion battery cathode materials using electrochemical strain microscopy
Scott Donne, University of Newcastle [CNMS2015-068]

First-principles atomistic Simulations of the Oxygen Reduction Reaction on Pt(111)
Alessandro Fortunelli, Italian National Research Council (CNR)  [CNMS2015-076]

Organic electrical conductors based on boron or nitrogen-doped phenalenyls
Yonghui Tian, Sichuan University [CNMS2015-086]

ESM probing of layered perovskite materials and A-site deficient materials with exsolution
Francesco Ciucci, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology (HKUST) [CNMS2015-087]

In-situ TEM electron beam influences on electrokinetic processes with nanoparticles
Kristian Molhave, Technical University of Denmark [CNMS2015-088]

Nanomaterial assembly and characterization of hybrid polymer nanocomposites
Mike Kilbey, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-089]

Nonlinear nanophotonics with ultrastrong plasmonic coupling
Benjamin Lawrie, ORNL [CNMS2015-098]

Effects of dipolar interactions on thermodynamics of diblock copolymer melts
Jimmy Mays, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-101]

CMOS VACNF Based Neural Interface
Nicole McFarlane, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-107]

Resolving the Activation mechanism in High-Voltage Lithium-and manganese Rich Oxides for High-Energy-Density Lithium-ion Batteries
Debasish Mohanty, ORNL [CNMS2015-109]

Fundamentally Understanding and Quantifying the Photomagnetization of Nanomaterials
Wei David Wei, University of Florida  [CNMS2015-110]

Polymer-Grafted Nanoparticles at Liquid Liquid Interfaces
Rafael Verduzco, Rice University [CNMS2015-115]

Design, fabrication, and testing of surface electrodes for electrical interrogation of droplet interface bilayers in liquids, solids, and in air
Andy Sarles, University of Tennessee [CNMS2015-122]

Laser Shock Induced Deformation and Damage in Silicon Single Crystals
Bimal Kad, University of California - San Diego [CNMS2015-128]

In situ electrochemical atomic force microscopy study of intercalation of reactive molecules in MXenes
Steven Overbury, ORNL [CNMS2015-132]

Room-Temperature Tunneling Field Effect Transistors
Yoke Khin Yap, Michigan Technological University [CNMS2015-141]

Investigation on novel transistors without using semiconductors
Yoke Khin Yap, Michigan Technological University [CNMS2015-142]

Fundamentals of ion milling of suspended CVD graphene
Peter Bedworth, Lockheed Martin Corporation [CNMS2015-143]

Adsorption and diffusion of metal atoms on boron nitride/Rh(111)
Ye Xu, Louisiana State University [CNMS2015-158]

Electrical transport through crystallographically-aligned carbon-nanotube and etched-graphene integrated structures using 4-probe STM
Douglas Strachan, University of Kentucky [CNMS2015-159]

Precisely controlled nanostructured materials for highly efficient catalysis
Christopher Murray, University of Pennsylvania [CNMS2015-160]

Probing fast ionic conducting materials with aberration corrected STEM, tr-KPFM and theory 
Panchapakesan Ganesh, ORNL [CNMS2015-168]


Proposal Cycle 2014B (extended): expire July 31, 2016

The Role of Structured Interfaces on Defect-Boundary Interactions using Aberration Corrected Electron Microscopy
Jeffery Aguiar, National Renewable Energy Laboratory [CNMS2014-204]

Atomic resolution investigation of multiferroic oxide thin films and interfaces by STEM-EELS
Maria Varela del Arco, ORNL [CNMS2014-207]

Structure-Property Relationship for Pd-based Nanocrystals at the Atomic Scale 
Younan Xia, Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2014-209]

Non-linearity studies in PbZr0.2Ti0.8O3 (001)-, (101)-, and (111)-oriented films 
Lane Martin, University of Illinois and University of California, Berkeley [CNMS2014-211]

Anomalous Domain Response During Ferroelectric Switching in Compositionally Graded Heterostructures with Large Built-in Potentials 
Lane Martin, University of Illinois and University of California, Berkeley [CNMS2014-212]

Nanoscale Origins of Collective Domain Wall Response in Expitaxial Thin Films Under High-Bias Fields 
Lane Martin, University of Illinois and University of California, Berkeley [CNMS2014-213]

Microscopic insights into the functionality of energy-related nano-materials 
Wu Zhou, ORNL [CNMS2014-216]

Defect dynamics and functionalities in 2D materials 
Wu Zhou, ORNL [CNMS2014-217]

Understanding Transport in New Thermoelectric Polymers  
Shannon Yee, Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2014-218]

Atomic Programming of Defect Superstructure in Semiconductor Nanowires  
Michael Filler, Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2014-219]

Characterization of highly ordered liquid crystalline epoxy resins aligned under high magnetic fields
Michael Kessler, Washington State University [CNMS2014-220]

Preventing In-Plane Frost Growth with Chemical Micropatterns 
Jonathan Boreyko, Virginia Tech [CNMS2014-227]

Periodic, Quasiperiodic, and Aperiodic All-dielectric Metasurfaces 
Yuri Kivshar, Australian National University [CNMS2014-232]

Topologically nontrivial edge states in photonics
Yuri Kivshar, Australian National University [CNMS2014-233]

Microstructure of shear bands in Ti-6Al-4V machine chips 
Judy Schneider, Mississippi State University [CNMS2014-235]

Transport phenomena in magnetic nanostructures induced by the spin-orbit coupling 
Alan Kalitsov, University of Alabama [CNMS2014-236]

Modification of the Acid-base Properties of Shape-controlled CeO2 
Steve Overbury, ORNL [CNMS2014-238]

Topological phases and time-dependence in strongly-correlated electron systems
Luis Dias da Silva, University of Sao Paulo [CNMS2014-246]

Radio frequency properties of single DNA molecules 
Pingshan Wang, Clemson University [CNMS2014-251]

Investigation into the BCC Structure of Iron and its anomalies above 400 K 
Nicholas Jones, Naval Surface Warfare Center [CNMS2014-256]

Odd triplet superconductivity in Nb/Py/SmFe/Py/Nb Josephson Junction 
Jiyeong Gu, California State University, Long Beach [CNMS2014-257]

Understanding How a Nanostructure’s Shape Impacts its Stability, Ion Release, and Aggregation in Aquatic Ecosystems   
Eric Formo, University of Georgia [CNMS2014-266]

Influence of Ni on the carburization of MoO3 and catalytic properties of resulting carbides 
Jae-Soon Choi, ORNL [CNMS2014-269]

Atomic Structure and Dynamic Motion of Cu-graphene Interface During Growth of Graphene Layers 
Sang Ho Oh, POSTECH [CNMS2014-274]

Fabrication of Silicon Photonics Based Tunable Solid State THz Sources  
Nezih Pala, Florida International University [CNMS2014-281]

Functional and microstructural characterization of far-from-equilibrium processed, nano-crystalline lead zirconante titante (PZT) films  
Nazanin Bassiri-Gharb, Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2014-282]

Characterization of ionic liquid-formed tribofilms on metallic bearing surfaces
Jun Qu, ORNL [CNMS2014-288]

Geometric Control and Optimization of Flexoelectricity in Patterned BST Thin Films
Nazanin Bassiri-Gharb, Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2014-289]

High Resolution STEM Imaging for Quantitative Strain Mapping of Interfaces in High-Mn Austenitic Steels 
James Wittig, Vanderbilt University [CNMS2014-291]

Microscopic and Optoelectronic Characterization of Suspended Graphene Nanostructures
Yaqiong Xu, Vanderbilt University [CNMS2014-295]

Fabrication of Graphene-based Microfluidic Chips to Probe Individual Synapses 
Deyu Li, Vanderbilt University [CNMS2014-297]

Ferroelectric properties of KTaO3 thin films under strain 
S.S.A.Seo, University of Kentucky [CNMS2014-299]

Highly Interspersed Platinum/Ceria Catalysts via Supercritical Fluid Deposition 
Christy West, University of South Alabama [CNMS2014-300]

Nanostructured Carbons as Structural Templating Agents for Solid Proton Conductors 
Alexander Papandrew, University of Tennessee [CNMS2014-301]

The morphology and device performances of small-molecule bulk heterojunction solar cells incorporating metallic nanoparticles 
Nuradhika Herath, ORNL [CNMS2014-308]

Investigation of Shape-controlled Nanocrystal Formation by Seeded Methods using In Situ Transmission Electron Microscopy 
Sara Skrabalak, Indiana University [CNMS2014-311]

Introduction of Ca to Improve Li Intercalation in Graphyne and Graphdiyne
Steven Stuart, Clemson University [CNMS2014-312]

Investigating exchange interactions in (111)-oriented perovskite oxide superlattices
Yayoi Takamura, University of California, Davis [CNMS2014-314]

Nano-scale Understanding of Steel Microstructures Produced by Quenching and Partitioning (Q&P) 
Amy Clarke, Los Alamos National Laboratory  [CNMS2014-318]

Injectable magnetic field microinductors for osteoarthritic articular cartilage engineering 
James Fleming, University of Tennessee [CNMS2014-321]

Exploring the origin of superconductivity in CaCuO2/SrTiO3 superlattices 
Claudia Cantoni, ORNL [CNMS2014-322]

Functionalization of Carbon Nanomaterials for Use in Radiation Sensing 
Mark Pierson, Virginia Tech [CNMS2014-324]

Quantum-enhanced plasmonic ultra-trace sensors 
Raphael Pooser, ORNL [CNMS2014-327]

Strain and Orientation Effects on Redox Reations in Epitaxial SrCoOx Oxygen Sponges 
Ho Nyung Lee, ORNL [CNMS2014-333]

Deterministic junction formation in the fusion of graphene with carbon nanotubes 
Gyula Eres, ORNL [CNMS2014-336]

Influence of Defects on 2D Heterostructures 
Gerd Duscher, University of Tennessee [CNMS2014-339]

Ultrafast laser synthesis of alloy nanoparticles 
Chris Rouleau, ORNL [CNMS2014-344]

In Situ TEM Study of Two-Dimensional Transitional Metal Chalcogenide Crystal Growth in a Novel Confined Microchamber  
Masoud Mahjouri-Samani, ORNL [CNMS2014-349]

Manganese Dissolution Fundamentals and Mitigation in Advanced Lithium-Ion Battery Cells
Jung-Hyun Kim, General Motors Global Research & Development Center  [CNMS2014-353]

Pulsed Laser Deposition of Ultrasmall Nanoparticle-Based Functional Oxide Nanostructure Architectures and Thin Films 
Dave Geohegan, ORNL [CNMS2014-355]

The effect of flexural phonons on mechanics of suspended graphene 
Kirill Bolotin, Vanderbilt University [CNMS2014-362]

Fundamental Understanding of High Band Gap ACIGS and CZTS During Synthesis 
Timothy Anderson, University of Florida [CNMS2014-366]

Submicron scale imaging of intrinsic and extrinsic contributions to the dielectric response of PZT ceramics 
Nazanin Bassiri-Gharb, Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2014-369]

Probing interface conductivity in structurally perfect oxide-nitride heteroepitaxy 
Christopher Shelton, North Carolina State University [CNMS2014-370]

Structural distortion in lanthanium cobaltite thin films and its impact on magnetic ordering 
Liang Qiao, ORNL [CNMS2014-372]

Temperature Effects on the Deformation Dynamics of High Entropy Alloys 
Peter Liaw, University of Tennessee [CNMS2014-373]

The effect of grain size and boundary character on the interfacial structure and composition of Ni-Fe-Cr based FCC alloys subjected to high temperatures and irradiation
Mitra Taheri, Drexel University [CNMS2014-375]

The growing and aggregation of conjugated polymers influenced by the polyelectrolyte 
Dan Zhu, Nanjing Normal Unviersity [CNMS2014-378]

Bandgap narrowing of TiO2 by non-compensated codoping using a V-C pair 
Gyula Eres, ORNL [CNMS2014-381]

Understanding the effects of electron-phonon coupling and defects on thermal transport in 2D materials 
Satish Kumar, Georgia Institute of Technology [CNMS2014-382]

Characterization of Advanced Membranes for Vanadium Redox Flow and Zinc-Air Batteries
Ramez Elgammal, University of Tennessee [CNMS2014-384]

In situ TEM Studies of Fundamental Mechanisms of Nanoparticle Oriented Attachment, Diffusion, and Fusion    
Dave Geohegan, ORNL [CNMS2014-385]

Understanding the Surface Structure of LiNi0.5Mn1.5O4 – Based Spinel Materials for Li-Ion Batteries  Paulo Ferreira, University of Texas, Austin [CNMS2014-391]

In situ Imaging of Li-ion Nanobattery Cycling at Ambient and Elevated Temperatures 
Beth Guiton, University of Kentucky [CNMS2014-392]

Direct Imaging of the Evolution and Functionality of Plasmonic Nanowire Heterostructures 
Beth Guiton, University of Kentucky [CNMS2014-393]

Real time measurements of growth kinetics in chemical vapor deposition of graphene  
Gyula Eres, ORNL [CNMS2014-394]

High Performance Simulations of Self-Assembly and Electron Transport
Jerry Bernholc, North Carolina State University [CNMS2014-396]

The effect of water on carbon dioxide capture using aprotic heterocyclic anion based ionic liquids: an ab intio molecular dynamics study 
William Schneider, University of Notre Dame [CNMS2014-400]

SANS Study on the Miscibility and Structure of SBR/BR Blends 
Craig Burkhart, The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company  [CNMS2014-401]