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IRG1 Publications

W. Wang, T. Wang, V. P. Amin, Y. Wang, A. Radhakrishnan, A. Davidson, S. R. Allen, T. J. Silva, H. Ohldag, D. Balzar, B. L. Zink, P. M. Haney, J. Q. Xiao, D. G. Cahill, V. O. Lorenz, and X. Fan, "Anomalous spin-orbit torques in magnetic single-layer films," Nature Nanotechnology X, XXXX (2019).  DOI: 10.1038/s41565-019-0504-0

J. Oh, L. Humbard, V. Humbert, J. Sklenar, and N. Mason, "Angular evolution of thickness-related unidirectional magnetoresistance in Co/Pt multilayers," AIP Advances 9, 045016 (2019). DOI:  10.1063/1.5079894

K. Kang, A. Kononov, C.-W. Lee, J. A. Leveillee, E. P. Shapera, X. Zhang, and A. Schleife, "Pushing the frontiers of modeling excited electronic states and dynamics to accelerate materials engineering and design," Computational Materials Science 160 207-216 (2019). DOI:  10.1016/j.commatsci.2019.01.004

Q. Zheng, G. Zhu, Z. Diao, D. Banerjee, and D. G. Cahill, "High contrast thermal conductivity change in Ni-Mn-In Heusler alloys near room temperature" Advanced Engineering Materials 1801342 (2019). DOI: 10.1002/adem.201801342

M. R. Hirsbrunner, T. M. Phillip, B. Basa, Y. Kim, M. J. Park, and M. J. Gilbert, "A review of modeling interacting transient phenomena with non-equilibrium Green functions," Reports on Progress in Physics 82 046001 (2019). DOI:

Y. Kim, K. Kang, A. Schleife, and M. Gilbert, "Voltage induced switching of an antiferromagnetically ordered topological Dirac semimetal," Physical Review B, 18 134415 (2018). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.97.134415

Y. Kim, M. J. Park, D. G. Cahill, and M. J. Gilbert, "Impact of thermal fluctuations on transport in antiferromagnetic semimetals," Physical Review B 98, 024409 (2018) DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.98.024409

J. Sklenar, W. Zhang, M. Jungfleisch, and A. Hoffmann, "Unidirectional response in spin-torque driven magnetization dynamics," Proceedings of SPIE 10732 Spintronics XI, 1073212 (2018). DOI:  10.1117/12.2321259

IRG2 Publications

J. Son, N. Buzov, S. Chen, D. Sung, H. Ryu, J. Kwon, S. Kim, S. Namiki, J. Xu, S. Hong, K. Watanabe, T. Taniguchi, W. King, G.-H. Lee, and A. M. van der Zande, "Tailoring surface properties via functionalized hydrofluorinated graphene compounds," Advanced Materials 1903424 (2019). DOI: 10.1002/adma.201903424

C. J. Murphy, H.-H. Chang, P. Falagan-Lotsch, M. T. Gole, D. M. Hofmann, K. N. L. Hoang, S. M. McClain, S. M. Meyer, J. G. Turner, M. Unnikrishnan, M. Wu, X. Zhang, and Y. Zhang, "Virus-sized gold nanorods: plasmonic particles for biology," Accounts of Chemical Research 52 2124-2135 (2019). DOI: 10.1021/acs.accounts.9b00288

J. Leem, Y. Lee, M. C. Wang, J. M. Kim, J. Mun, M. F. Haque, S.-W. Kang, and S. Nam, "Crack-assisted, localized deformation of van der Waals materials for enhanced strain confinement," 2D Materials 6, 044001 (2019). DOI: 10.1088/2053-1583/ab2eef

A. Krishna, J. M. Kim, J. Leem, M. C. Wang, S. Nam, and J. Lee, "Ultraviolet to mid-infrared emissivity control by mechanically reconfigurable graphene," Nano Letters, XXXX, XXX, XXX-XXX (2019). DOI:  10.1021/acs.nanolett.9b01358

S. S. Kwon, J. Choi, M. Heiranian, Y. Kim, W. J. Chang, P. M. Knapp, M. C. Wang, J. M. Kim, N. Aluru, W. I. Park, and S. Nam, "Electrical double layer of supported atomically thin materials," Nano Letters 19(7) 4588-4593 (2019). DOI:  10.1021/acs.nanolett.9b01563

R. H. Kim, J. Leem, C. Muratore, S. Nam, R. Rao, A. Jawaid, M. Durstock, M. McConney, L. Drummy, R. Rai, A. Voevodin, and N. Glavin, "Photonic crystallization of two-dimensional MoS2 for stretchable photodetectors," Nanoscale 11(28) 13260-13268 (2019). DOI:  10.1039/C9NR02173F

P. Snapp, P. Kang, J. Leem, and S. Nam, "Colloidal photonic crystal strain sensor integrated with deformable graphene phototransducer," Advanced Functional Materials 1902216 (2019) DOI:  10.1002/adfm.201902216

A. Moradzadeh and N. R. Aluru, "Transfer-learning-based coarse-graining method for simple fluids: toward deep inverse liquid-state theory," Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 10(6), 1242-1250 (2019). DOI: 10.1021/acs.jpclett.8b03872

J. G. Hinman, J. J. Hinman, B. E. Janicek, P. Y. Huang, K. S. Suslick, and C. J. Murphy, "Ultrasonic nebulization for TEM sample preparation on single-layer graphene grids," Nano Letters 19(3), 1938-1943 (2019). DOI:  10.1021/acs.nanolett.8b05117

E. Annevelink, E. Ertekin, and H. T. Johnson, "Grain boundary structure and migration in graphene via the displacement shift complete lattice," Acta Materialia 166 67-74 (2019). DOI:  10.1016/j.actamat.2018.12.030

M. H. Motevaselian, S. Y. Mashayak, and N. R. Aluru, "Extended coarse-grained dipole model for polar liquids: application to bulk and confined water," Physical Review E 98 052135 (2018). DOI:

S. Kim, J. Yu, and A. van der Zande, "Nano-electromechanical drumhead resonators from two-dimensional material bimorphs," Nano Letters 18(11) 6686-6698 (2018). DOI:  10.1021/acs.nanolett.8b01926

S. Y. Mashayak and N. Aluru, "A multiscale model for charge inversion in electric double layers," The Journal of Chemical Physics 148, 214102 (2018) DOI:  10.1063/1.5026975

S. Y. Mashayak, L. Miao, and N. R. Aluru, "Integral equation theory based direct and accelerated systematic coarse-graining approaches," The Journal of Chemical Physics 148, 214105 (2018). DOI:  10.1063/1.5020321

A. B. Farimani, M. Heiranian, and N. Aluru, "Identification of amino acids with sensitive nanoporous MoS2: towards machine learning-based prediction," npj 2D Materials and Applications 2(14) (2018). DOI:  10.1038/s41699-018-0060-8

Y. Zhang, M. Heiranian, B. Janicek, Z. Budrikis, S. Zapperi, P. Huang, H. Johnson, N. Aluru, J. Lyding, N. Mason, "Strain modulation of graphene by nanoscale substrate curvatures: a molecular view," Nano Letters, 18, 2098 (2018). DOI: 10/1021/acs.nanolett.8b00273

Y. Zhang, Y. Kim, M. Gilbert, and N. Mason, "Electronic transport in a two-dimensional superlattice engineered via self-assembled nanostructures," npj 2D Materials and Applications 2(31) (2018) DOI:  10.1038/s41699-018-0076-0

J. Son, J. Kwon, S. Kim, Y. Lv, J. Yu, J.-Y. Lee, Hu. Ryu, K. Watanabe, T. Taniguchi, R. Garrido-Mencho, N. Mason, E. Ertekin, P. Huang, G.-H. Lee, and A. van der Zande, "Atomically precise graphene etch stops for three dimensional integrated systems from two dimensional material heterostructures," Nature Communications 9 3988 (2018).  DOI:  10.1038/s41467-018-06524-3

J. H. Hinnefeld, S. T. Gill, and N. Mason, "Graphene transport mediated by micropatterned substrates," Applied Physics Letters, 112, 173504 (2018). DOI:  10.1063/1.5027577

A. Moradzadeh, M. Motevaselian, S. Mashayak, and N. Aluru, "Coarse-grained force field for imidazolium-based ionic liquids," Journal of Chemical Theory and Computation 14(6) 3252 (2018). DOI: 10.1021/acs.jctc.7b01293

Seeds and SuperSEED Publications

K. S. Park, J. J. Kwok, R. Dilmurat, G. Qu, P. Kafle, X. Luo, S.-H. Jung, Y. Olivier, J.-K. Lee, J. Mei, D. Beljonne, and Y. Diao, "Tuning conformation, assembly, and charge transport properties of conjugated polymers by printing flow," Science Advances 5(8) (2019). DOI:  10.1126/sciadv.aaw7757

S. A. A. Ghorashi, X. Hu, T. L. Hughes, and E. Rossi, "Second-order Dirac superconductors and magnetic field induced Majorana hinge modes," Physical Review B 100, 020509(R) (2019). DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.100.020509

E. Mohammadi, G. Qu, P. Kafle, S. Jung, J. Lee, and Y. Diao, "Design rules for dynamic-template-directed crystallization of conjugated polymers," Molecular Systems Design & Engineering (2019). DOI:  10.1039/C9ME00042A

Y. Zhou, K.-W. Hsiao, K. E. Regan, D. Kong, G. B. McKenna, R. M. Robertson-Anderson, and C. M. Schroeder, "Effect of molecular architecture on ring polymer dynamics in semidilute linear polymer solutions," Nature Communications 10, 1753 (2019). DOI: 10.1038/s41467-019-09627-7

N. Schorr, J. Hui, and J. Rodríguez-López, "Electrocatalysis on ultra-thin 2D electrodes: new concepts and prospects for tailoring reactivity," Current Opinion in Electrochemistry 13 100-106 (2019). DOI:  10.1016/j.coelec.2018.11.003