Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering
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Solidification of eutectics utilizing directional solidification and confining templates for optical metamaterial applications (2019-04-16)Fabrication of optical metamaterials, or structured materials with unique optical responses not found in the original material, requires complex and time-consuming methods such as e-beam photolithography, microscale 3D ...
(2019-04-16)Search for new functional inorganic materials has been a perennial focus of materials science and plays a crucial role in uncovering novel phenomena. One class of materials that has particularly drawn tremendous attention ...
(2019-03-26)Surfaces functionalization provides an enabling platform for molecular tailoring of the chemical and physical properties of a surface in an on-demand fashion. Prior research has established that self-assembled mononolayer ...
Thermal conductivity switching of polymers and lithium-ion battery electrode materials in response to external stimuli (2019-03-07)Advances in technologies have led to a utilization of a wide range of transport, storage and release of energy as a form of heat. Researchers in electronics, thermoelectrics, energy science and biomaterials seek for materials ...
Effect of roughness, microstructure, and chemistry on the environmental durability of structural alloys (2019-02-22)Unlike functional materials where one design property is usually optimized, structural materials need to meet several design requirements including but not limited to excellent mechanical properties and environmental ...