# Browse Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering by Title

• (1996)
The growth rates of Si(001) and Ge(001) by gas-source molecular-beam epitaxy (GS-MBE) from $\rm Si\sb2H\sb6$ and $\rm Ge\sb2H\sb6$ as a function of T$\sb{\rm s}$ are well described by a model based upon dissociative $\rm ... application/pdf PDF (6Mb) • (1995) The properties of a silicon adatom on Si(001) surface and around three single-layer steps, namely type A (S$\rm\sb A$), bonded type B (S$\rm\sb B$) and nonbonded type B (S$\rm\sb{B\sp\prime}$), on Si(001) have been studied, ... application/pdf PDF (5Mb) • (2008) Recent development in nanostructured material synthesis and engineering has made huge impact on a number of fields including nanoelectronics, photonics, biology, and medicine. A main reason for such an impact is that every ... application/pdf PDF (3Mb) • (2011-05-25) The interface between materials science and biology has been a fertile research area to not only advance our fundamental knowledge of biomaterials, but also create novel hybrid materials with practical applications. Recent ... application/pdf PDF (15Mb) • (2011-08-25) Demand for robust engineering techniques on the micro and nano scales has been steadily growing in the age of modern technology, not only because of the driving force to fit electronics into smaller form factors, but also ... application/pdf PDF (4Mb) • (1994) The main objective of this research involves the bulk synthesis of two-dimensional (2D) polymers. Two different approaches, the chiral recognition approach and the hairpin approach, have been used for the "bulk preparation ... application/pdf PDF (7Mb) • (2015-01-21) Interesting electronic properties of sp2 hybridized carbon materials has been attracting an enormous number of researchers around the globe. Some of the efforts, for more than a decade, have been in attempting to replace ... application/pdf PDF (2Mb) • (2013-08-22) Two-terminal memories such as Resistive Random Access Memories (RRAMs) and Phase Change Memories (PCMs) are attractive as next generation non-volatile memories due to their low voltage operation and fast switching speed. ... application/pdf PDF (4Mb) • (2010-01-06) Discovering scalable routes to fabricate large scale electronic devices on flexible substrates has been the goal of the newly emerging field of flexible macroelectronics. Thin film transistors (TFTs) have been fabricated ... application/pdf PDF (4Mb) • (2013-05-24) The combination of two novel classes of functional materials with exciting prospects for future nanoelectronic applications, i.e. carbon nanoelectronics and complex oxide thin film electronics, is expected to lead to a ... application/pdf PDF (34Mb) • (1989) Radio Frequency (rf) cylindrical magnetron glow discharges of Ar, He, and CF$\sb4$driven at 1.8MHz and 13.56MHz have been characterized using electrostatic probes, optical emission spectroscopy and optical actinometry. ... application/pdf PDF (7Mb) • (1991) The objectives of this research were to study, as a representative thermoplastic system: (1) the structure-property-thermal history relationships of the J1 matrix resin (DuPont, a semicrystalline polyamide) and AS4/J1 ... application/pdf PDF (9Mb) • (2011-05-25) Single-Walled Carbon Nanotubes (SWCNTs) have been one of the most intensively studied materials. Because of their single-atomic-layer structure, SWCNTs are extremely sensitive to environmental interactions, in which charge ... application/pdf PDF (2Mb) • (1992) This thesis is primarily concerned with a quantitative investigation of the chemical diffusion of oxygen in YBa$\sb2$Cu$\sb3$O$\sb{\rm 6+x}$. The research also investigates the optimization of crystal growth and the ... application/pdf PDF (9Mb) • (1989) This thesis reports on preparation of PbTiO$\sb3\$ by two chemical methods: (i) aqueous co-precipitation and (ii) organo-metallic sol-gel processing. The effects of chemical processing conditions on material properties were ...

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• (1989)
The molecular attributes which govern the formation and structure of ordered phases in polymeric materials are poorly understood. This work studies the relationship between configurational order among dipolar functional ...

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Abstract Click chemistry has gained significant importance over the period of last decade as an efficient tool for synthetic chemistry. These set of highly efficient, high yielding and extremely resilient reactions use ...

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Colloids are micron-sized particles widely used in industrial processes and everyday products. Conventional interest has focused on their equilibrium self-assembly structures by engineering static interactions between the ...

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• (2009)
The fabrication of three-dimensional periodic (3D) micro- and nano-structures has become increasingly important to various fields in science and technology. This has been especially true for the field of photonic crystals ...

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• (1992)
Computer methods for both analysis and synthesis of geometric tolerance specifications are developed to support the design of assemblies. Tolerance primitives, based on a sound theory of tolerancing, are used to represent ...

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