# Browse Dept. of Materials Science and Engineering by Title

• (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 ...

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• (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. ...

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• (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 ...

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• (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 ...

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• (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. ...

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• (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 ...

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• (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 ...

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• (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 ...

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• (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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• (2011-05-25)
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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• (2015-01-21)
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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• (1991)
The concentration profiles are derived using the Rouse and reptation dynamics for the symmetric monodisperse and polydisperse interfaces, the asymmetric monodisperse interface, the symmetric blend interfaces, and the ...

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• (2014-01-16)
Direct-write assembly is a filamentary fabrication technique capable of producing functional microstructures with a variety of materials, sizes, and morphologies. In essence, ink materials are extruded continuously from a ...

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• (1989)
The process of corrosion fatigue involves mechanical and environmental influences that affect crack initiation, crack growth, and ultimately fatigue life. It is generally recognized that corrosion damage in the form of ...

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• (1990)
Creep and creep rupture studies have been carried out at 900$\sp\circ$C in lab air and in vacuum on Alloy 800H. Three different notch acuities were chosen so that the effect of stress intensity on the rupture lifetimes ...

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• (1991)
Phase transformations in two ceramic systems, Dy$\sb2$O$\sb3$ and Ca$\sb2$SiO$\sb4$, have been studied. Focuses were on understanding the transformation mechanisms of the low- to high-symmetry transformations accompanied ...

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• (1994)
This thesis focuses on the crystallography of the cubic-to-tetragonal transformation and domain structures in lead titanate from the martensitic transformation point of view.

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