Faculty Publications

The faculty of the Department of Physics at Michigan Tech is at the forefront of advanced research in a multitude of physics disciplines. From atmospheric to materials to photonics, faculty members work on vexing problems in many different areas. Discover more about physics research at Michigan Tech below by browsing each faculty member's recent publications.

Jacek Borysow

  • "Single Mode Tunable Ti:Sapphire Laser over a Wide Range of Frequency," B. Pati and J. Borysow, JOSA, Applied Optics 36, 9337 (1997).
  • "Laser-Induced Breakdown Spectroscopy for Detection of Lead on Concrete," A. Pakhomov, W. Nichols, and J. Borysow, Applied Spectroscopy 50, 880 (1996).
  • "Time Evolution of the Population Inversion between (A3-sigma-u+, v'') and (B3-Pi-g, v') States in the Positive Column of Nitrogen Pulsed Discharge," E. Augustyniak and J. Borysow, J. Phys. D: Applied Physics 28, 55 (1995).
  • "Dynamic of OH (X2-Pi, v=0) in High Energy Electrical Pulsed Corona Discharge," J. Phys. D: Applied Physics 28, 68 (1995).
  • "Long Range Tunable Diode Laser," S. Filimonov and J. Borysow, J. Opt. Soc. Am. Applied Optics 34, 438 (1995).
  • "Kinetics of (A3-sigma, v=0) State of N2 in the Near Afterglow of Nitrogen Pulsed Discharge," E. Augustyniak and J. Borysow, J. Phys. D: Applied Physics 27, 652 (1994).
  • "Temporal Evolution of the Vibrational Excitation within the X1-Sigma-g+ state of N2 in the Positive Column of a Pulsed Electric Discharge," A. Ershov, E. Augustyniak, and J. Borysow, Phys. Rev. A 50, 2341 (1994).

Will H. Cantrell

  • Niehaus, J. and W. Cantrell. Contact freezing of water by salts. J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 6, 3490–3495, 2015.
  • Woodward, X., A. Kostinski, S. China, C. Mazzoleni, and W. Cantrell, Characterization of dust particles’ 3D shape and roughness with nanometer resolution. Aerosol Sci. Technol., 49, 229-238, 2015.
  • Niehaus, J., J.G. Becker, A. Kostinski, and W. Cantrell, Laboratory measurements of contact freezing by dust and bacteria at temperatures of mixed phase clouds. J. Atmos. Sci., 71, 3659–3667, 2014.
  • Niehaus, J., K. W. Bunker, S. China, A. Kostinski, C. Mazzoleni, and W. Cantrell, A technique to measure ice nuclei in the contact mode. J. Atmos. Oceanic Technol., 31, 913–922, 2014.

Ramy El-Ganainy

  • R. El-Ganainy, K.G. Makris, A. Mohammed, and D.N. Christodoulides, “Discrete beam acceleration in uniform waveguide arrays”, Physical review A Volume: 84 Issue: 6,Number: 023842 (2011)
  • S. Juodkazis, L. Rosa, S. Bauerdick, L. Peto, R. El-Ganainy and S. John, “Sculpturing of photonic crystals by ion beam lithography: towards complete photonic bandgap at visible wavelengths” Optics express, 19, 5802 (2011).
  • R. El-Ganainy, D.N. Christodoulides, C.E. Ruter, D. Kip, “Resonant delocalization of light in periodically modulated Bloch lattices”, Optics letters, 36, 1464 (2011).
  • E. Greenfield, C. Rotschild, Y. Lamhot, A. Szameit, H.C. Gurgov, Y. Nemirovsky, M. Segev, R. El-Ganainy, D.N. Christodoulides, M. Saraf and E. Lifshitz, “Light-induced self-synchronizing flow patterns”, New Journal of Physics, 13, 053021 (2011).
  • K.G. Makris, R. El-Ganainy, D.N. Christodoulides Z.H. Musslimani, “PT-Symmetric Periodic Optical Potentials” International Journal of theoretical physics, 50, 1019 (2011)
  • C.E. Ruter, K.G. Makris, R. El-Ganainy, D.N. Christodoulides, M. Segev, D. Kip, “Observation of parity-time symmetry in optics”, Nature physics, Volume: 6 Issue: 3 Pages: 192-195 (2010)
  • K.G Makris, R. El-Ganainy, D.N. Christodoulides, Z.H. Musslimani, “PT-symmetric optical lattices”, Physical review A Volume: 81 Issue: 6,Number: 063807 (2010)

Brian E. Fick

  • Fick, B. E., Pierre Auger Collaboration, "Constraints on the Origin of Cosmic Rays Above 10^18 Ev From Large Scale Anisotropy Searches in Data of the Pierre Auger Observatory", Astrophysical Journal Letters. 762, L13, (2013).
  • Fick, B. E., Pierre Auger Collaboration, "The Interpretation of the Depths of Shower Maximum of Extensive Air Showers Measured by the Pierre Auger Observatory", Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle Physics. 02, 026, (2013).
  • Fick, B. E., Pierre Auger Collaboration, "A Search for Anisotropy in The Arrival Directions of Ultra High Energy Cosmic Rays Recorded at The Pierre Auger Observatory", Journal of Cosmology and Astroparticle. 04, 040, (2012).
  • Fick, B. E., Pierre Auger Collaboration, "A Search for Point Sources of EeV Neutrons", Astrophysical Journal. 760, 148, (2012).
  • Fick, B. E., Pierre Auger Collaboration, "Description of Atmospheric Conditions at the Pierre Auger Observatory Using the Global Data Assimilation System (GDAS)", Astroparticle Physics. 35, 591-607, (2012).
  • Fick, B. E., Pierre Auger Collaboration, "Large Scale Distribution of Arrival Directions of Cosmic Rays Detected Above 10^18 Ev at The Pierre Auger Observatory", Astrophysical Journal Supplement. 203, 34, (2012).
  • Fick, B. E., Pierre Auger Collaboration, "Measurement of the Proton-air Cross-section at sqrt(s) = 57 TeV with the Pierre Auger Observatory", Physical Review Letter. 109, 062002, (2012).
  • Fick, B. E., Pierre Auger Collaboration, "Results of A Self-Triggered Prototype System at The Pierre Auger Observatory for Radio-Detection of Air Showers Induced by Cosmic Rays", Journal of Instrumentation. 7, P11023, (2012).
  • Fick, B. E., Pierre Auger Collaboration, "Search for Point-Like Sources of Ultra-High Energy Neutrinos at The Pierre Auger Observatory and Improved Limit on the Diffuse Flux of Tau Neutrinos", Astrophysical Journal Letters. 755 L4, (2012).
  • Fick, B. E., Pierre Auger Collaboration, "Search for Signatures of Magnetically-Induced Alignment in the Arrival Directions Measured by the Pierre Auger Observatory", Astroparticle Physics. 35, 354, (2012).
  • Fick, B. E., Pierre Auger Collaboration, "The Rapid Atmospheric Monitoring System of the Pierre Auger Observatory", Journal of Instrumentation. 7 P09001, (2012).

Petra H. Huentemeyer

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  • "Search for TeV Gamma-Ray Emission from Point-like Sources in the Inner Galactic Plane with a Partial Configuration of the HAWC Observatory”, Abeysekara et al. (the HAWC Collaboration), The Astrophysical Journal, Volume 817, Issue 1, article id. 3 (2016)
  • "Fermi Bubbles with HAWC", H. A. Ayala Solares, C. M. Hui & P. Huentemeyer for the HAWC Colllaboration, Proceedings of the 34th International Cosmic Ray Conference, The Hague, The Netherlands, arXiv:1508.06592 (2015).
  • "Spectrum and Morphology of the Two Brightest Milagro Sources in the Cygnus Region: MGRO J2019+37 and MGRO J2031+41", Abdo et al. (the Milagro Collaboration), The Astrophysical Journal, 753, 159. (June 25, 2012).
  • "Constraints on the Emission Model of the “Naked-Eye Burst” GRB 080319B", Abdo et al. (the Milagro Collaboration), The Astrophysical Journal Letters, 753, L31 (June 21, 2012).
  • "Observation and Spectral Measurements of the Crab Nebula with Milagro", Abdo et al. (the Milagro Collaboration), The Astrophysical Journal, 750, 63 (May 1, 2012).
  • "Indications of Proton-Dominated Cosmic-Ray Composition above 1.6 EeV", Abbasi et al. (the HiRes Collaboration), Physical Review Letters , Vol. 104, No. 161101 (2010).
  • "Milagro Observations of Multi-TeV Emission from Galactic Sources in the Fermi Bright Source List", Abdo et al. (the Milagro Collaboration), The Astrophysical Journal, Vol. 700, L127 (2009).
  • "HAWC Timing Calibration", Huentemeyer, P. H., Matthews, J. A.J., Dingus, B., Proceedings of the 31st International Cosmic Ray Conference (2009).
  • "The Large-Scale Cosmic-Ray Anisotropy as Observed with Milagro", Abdo et al. (the Milagro Collaboration), The Astrophysical Journal, Vol. 698, 2121 (2009).
  • "A Measurement of the Spatial Distribution of Diffuse TeV Gamma-Ray Emission from the Galactic Plane with Milagro", Abdo et al. (the Milagro Collaboration), The Astrophysical Journal, Vol. 688, 1078 (2008).
  • "Air Fluorescence Measurements in the Spectral Range 300–400 nm Using a 28.5 GeV Electron Beam", Astroparticle Physics, Vol. 29, 77 (2008).
  • "An Upper Limit on the Electron-Neutrino Flux from the HiRes Detector" (with Abbasi et al.), The Astrophysical Journal, Vol. 684, 790 (2008).

John A. Jaszczak

  • “New Flexible Channels for Room Temperature Tunneling Field Effect Transistors.” B. Hao, A. Asthana, P. K. Hazaveh, P. Bergstrom, D. Banyai*, M. Savaikar*, J. A. Jaszczak, and Y. K. Yap. Scientific Reports 6, 20293 (2016). Read More
  • “Simulation of charge transport in multi-island tunneling devices: Application to disordered one-dimensional systems at low and high bias.” M. A. Savaikar, D. Banyai, P. L. Bergstrom, and J. A. Jaszczak. (2013) Journal of Applied Physics.
  • “Room Temperature Tunneling Behaviors of Boron Nitride Nanotubes Functionalized with Gold Quantum Dots.” C. H. Lee, M. A. Savaikar, J. S. Wang, B. Y. Hao, D. Y. Zhang, D. Banyai, J. A. Jaszczak, and Y. K. Yap. Advanced Materials (2013). DOI: 10.1002/adma.201301339 Read More
  • “Nanotech Innovations Enterprise at Michigan Technological University.” J. A. Jaszczak, E. M. Bouta, and M. B. Raber. Journal of Nano Education 5 (2013) 27-43.
  • “Miracle at Merelani: A remarkable occurrence of graphite, diopside and associated minerals from the Karo Pit, Block D, Merelani Hills, Arusha Region, Tanzania.” J. A. Jaszczak. Rocks & Minerals 88, 154-165 (2013). Read More
  • "Word to the Wise: Raman spectroscopy in the identification and study of minerals." J. A. Jaszczak. Rocks & Minerals 88, 184-189 (2013). Read More
  • "Relationship between structure, morphology, and carbon isotopic composition of graphite in marbles: Implications for calcite-graphite carbon isotope thermometry." M. Satish-Kumar, J. A. Jaszczak, T. Hamamatsu, and H. Wada. American Mineralogist 96 470-485 (2011). Read More
  • "The graphites of New York: Scientific and aesthetic surprises." J. A. Jaszczak, S. C. Chamberlain and G. W. Robinson. Rocks & Minerals 84, 502-519 (2009). Read More
  • "Developing Nano Education at a Technological University: Science, Technology and Societal Implications of Nano." J. A. Jaszczak and B. E. Seely.In: Nanoscale Science and Engineering Education: Issues, Trends and Future Directions, A. E. Sweeney and S. Seal, Eds. American Scientific Publishers (2008) 591-619.
  • "Micro- and nano-scale graphite cones and tubes from Hackman Valley, Kola Peninsula, Russia," J. A. Jaszczak, S. Dimovski, S. A. Hackney, G. W. Robinson, P. Bosio, and Y. Gogotsi. Canadian Mineralogist 45, 379-389 (2007). Read More
  • "Mechanism for Spatial Organization in Quantum Dot Self-Assembly," D. Gao, A. S. Kaczysnki, and J. A. Jaszczak, Applied Physics Letters 86, 133102 1-3 (2005). Also published in Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology 11(13), April 4, 2005.
  • "Naturally occurring graphite cones," J. A. Jaszczak, G. W. Robinson, S. Dimovski and Y. Gogotsi, Carbon 41 2085-2092 (2003). Read More

Alex B. Kostinski

  • Gurganus, C., Kostinski, A. B., Shaw, R. A., "High Speed Imaging of Freezing Drops: Still No Preference for the Contact Line", Journal of Physical Chemistry C. 117, 6195-6200, (2013).
  • Edery, Y., Kostinski, A. B., Majumdar, S., Berkowtz, B., "Record-breaking Statistics for Random Walks in the Presence of Measurement Error and Noise", Physical Review Letters. 110, 180602, .DOE:10.1103/Phys. Rev. Lett.110.180602, (2013)
  • Yang, W., Marshak, A., Kostinski, A. B., Varnai, T., "Shape-induced Gravitational Sorting of Saharan Dust During Transatlantic Voyage: Evidence from CALIOP Lidar Depolarization Measurements", Geophysical Research Letters, Vol.40, Issue 12, 3281-86 (2013).
  • Chudnovsky, Kostinski, A. B., Lyapustin, A., Koutrakis, P., "Spatial Scales of Pollution from Variable Resolution Satellite Imaging", Environmental Pollution. (172), 131-138, (2013).
  • Yang, W., Marshak, A., Varnai, T., Kalashnikova, O., Kostinski, A. B., "CALIPSO Observations of Transatlantic Dust: Vertical Stratification and Effect of Clouds", Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. 12, 11339-11354, (2012).
  • Bunker, K. W., China, S., Mazzoleni, C., Kostinski, A. B., Cantrell, W. H., "Measurements of ice nucleation by mineral dusts in the contact mode", Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics Discussions. 12, 20291-20309, (2012).
  • Chudnovsky, A., Lee, H., Kostinski, A. B., Kotlov, T., Koutrakis, P., "Prediction of Daily Fine Particulate Matter Concentrations Using Aerosol Optical Depth Retrievals from the Geostationary Operational Environmental Satellite", Journal of the Air & Waste Management Association. 62 (9), 1022-1031, DOI:10.1080/10962247.2012.695321, (2012).
  • Flores, J., Bar-Or, R., Bluvshtein, N., Abo-Riziq, A., Kostinski, A. B., Borrmann, S., Koren, I., Rudich, Y., "Absorbing Aerosols at High Relative Humidity: Linking Hygroscopic Growth to Optical Properties", Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics. 12 (12), 5511-5521, DOI:10.5194/acp-12-5511-2012, (2012).
  • Kostinski, S., Pandey, R., Shankara, G., Pernisz, U., Kostinski, A. B., "Diffusion of Water Molecules in Amorphous Silica", IEEE Electron Device Letters. 33, 863-865, (2012).
  • Nemiroff, R. J., Connolly, R., Holmes, J., Kostinski, A. B., "Bounds on Spectral Dispersion from Fermi-detected Gamma Ray Bursts", Physical Review Letters. 108 (23), DOI:10.1103, (2012).
  • Amalia Anderson and A. B. Kostinski Reversible Record Breaking and Variability: Temperature Distributions across the Globe, J. Appl. Meteor. Clim., 1681-1691, 2010 Read More
  • Jameson, A.R. and A. B. Kostinski, Direct observations of coherent backscatter of radar waves in precipitation, J. Atmos. Sci., 67, 3000-3005, 2010
  • Hezi Gildora, Erick Fredjb and Alex Kostinski, The Gulf of Eilat/Aqaba: a natural driven cavity? Geophysical & Astrophysical Fluid Dynamics, Volume 104, Pages 301-308, 2010 Read More
  • Jameson, A.R. and A. B. Kostinski, On the enhanced temporal coherency of radar observations in precipitation J. Appl. Meteor. Clim., 49, 1794-1804, 2010 Read More
  • Jameson, A.R. and A. B. Kostinski, Partially coherent backscatter in radar observations of precipitation J. Atmos. Sci., 67, 1928-1946, 2010. Read More
  • Kostinski AB and Shaw RA, Raindrops large and small, NATURE PHYSICS, Volume: 5 Issue: 9, Pages: 624-625 Published: SEP 2009 Read More
  • Larsen ML and Kostinski AB, Simple dead-time corrections for discrete time series of non-Poisson data, MEASUREMENT SCIENCE \& TECHNOLOGY Volume: 20 Issue: 9 Article Number: 095101 Published: SEP 2009 Read More

Miguel Levy

  • Miguel Levy and Dolendra Karki, “Nonreciprocal transverse photonic spin and magnetization-induced electromagnetic spin-orbit coupling,” Cornell arXiv Physics/Optics 1606.08334 (2016). Read More
  • Mehdi Sadatgol, Mahfuzur Rahman, Ebrahim Forati, Miguel Levy, and Durdu Ö. Güney, “Enhanced Faraday rotation in hybrid magneto-optical metamaterial structure of bismuth-substituted-iron-garnet with embedded-gold-wires,” J. Appl. Phys. (2016).
  • Ramy El-Ganainy and Miguel Levy, “Optical diodes in topological photonic arrays,” SPIE Newsroom 10.1117/2.1201602.006358 (2016). Read More
  • Miguel Levy, A. Chakravarty, H. –C. Huang, R. M. Osgood, Jr., “Large magneto-optic enhancement in ultra-thin liquid-phase-epitaxy iron garnet films,” Appl. Phys. Lett. vol. 107, 011104 (2015). Read More
  • Mehdi Sadatgol, Mahfuzur Rahman, Ebrahim Forati, Miguel Levy, Durdu O. Guney, "Magneto-Optic Metamaterial," arXiv. physics (2015) Read More
  • Miguel Levy, Turhan Carroll, and Ramy El-Ganainy, “Enhancing Optical Isolator Performance in Nonreciprocal Waveguide Arrays,” Opt. Lett. Vol. 40, 111-114 (2015). Read More
  • Ramy El-Ganainy and Miguel Levy, "Optical Isolation in Topological-Edge-State Photonic Arrays," Opt. Lett. Vol. 40, 5275-5278 (2015). Read More

Claudio Mazzoleni

  • Full list of publications at https://sites.google.com/a/mtu.edu/eol/home/dissemination/publications Read More
  • China, S., Mazzoleni, C., Gorkowski, k., Aiken, A.C., Dubey, M.K., "Morphology and mixing state of individual freshly emitted wildfire carbonaceous particles", Nature Communications 4:2122 doi: 10.1038/ncomms3122; 2013 Read More
  • Zaveri, R.A., Shaw, et al. "Carbonaceous Aerosols and Radiative Effects Study (CARES)"; Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 12, 7647-7687, 2012 Read More
  • Mazzoleni, C., Kuhns, H. D., Moosmüller, "Monitoring Automotive Particulate Matter Emissions with LiDAR: A Review"; Remote Sensing, 2(4), 1077-1110, 2010 Read More
  • Lance, S., Athanasios, N., Mazzoleni, C., Manvendra, D. K., Gates, H., Varutbangkul, V., Rissman, T. A., Murphy, S. M., Flagan, R. C., Seinfeld, J. J., Feingold, G., Jonsson, H. H. "CCN Activity, Closure and Droplet Growth Kinetics of Houston Aerosol During the Gulf of Mexico Atmospheric Composition and Climate Study (GoMACCS)"; Journal of Geophysical Research. 114, D00F15, 2009.
  • C. Mazzoleni, H. Kuhns, H. Moosmüller, “Pollution reduction using biofuels: from the laboratory to the real world”, invited short communication for the “Expert commentary” section of “New research on biofuels”, Nova publisher; 2008.
  • S. C. Herndon, T. B. Onasch, E. C. Wood, J. H. Kroll, M. R. Canagaratna, J. T. Jayne, M. A. Zavala, W. B. Knighton, C. Mazzoleni, M. K. Dubey, I. M. Ulbrich, J. L. Jimenez, R. Seila, J. A. de Gouw, B. de Foy, J. Fast, L. T. Molina, C. E. Kolb and D. R. Worsnop “Correlation of secondary organic aerosol with odd oxygen in Mexico City”, Geophysical Research Letters; 35; L15804, 2008.
  • C. Mazzoleni, H. D. Kuhns, J. Witt, N. J. Nussbaum, H. Moosmüller, M.-C. O. Chang, G. Parthasarathy, S. K. K. Nathagoundenpalayam, D. Nikolic, and J. G. Watson “A real-world case study of tailpipe emissions for school buses using a 20% biodiesel blend”, Science of the Total Environment, The; 385; No.1-3; 146-159, 2007.
  • C. Mazzoleni, H. Moosmüller, H. D. Kuhns, R. E. Keislar, P. W. Barber, D. Nikolic, N. J. Nussbaum, and J. G. Watson “Correlation between automotive CO, HC, NO, and PM emission factors from on-road remote sensing: implications for inspection and maintenance programs”, Transportation Research, Part D; 9; 477-496, 2004.
  • C. Mazzoleni, H. D. Kuhns, H. Moosmüller, R. E. Keislar, P. W. Barber, N. F. Robinson, D. Nikolic, and J. G. Watson “On-Road Vehicle Particulate Matter and Gaseous Emission Distributions in Las Vegas, NV and Comparison with other Areas”, Journal of the Air and Waste Management Association; 54; 711-726, 2004.
  • H. D. Kuhns, C. Mazzoleni, Hans Moosmüller, Djordje Nikolic, Robert E. Keislar, Peter W. Barber, Zheng Li, Vicken Etyemezian, John G. Watson “Remote sensing of PM, NO, CO, and HC emission factors for on-road gasoline and diesel engine vehicles in Las Vegas, NV”, Science of the Total Environment; 322; 1-3; 123-137, 2004.
  • H. Moosmüller, C. Mazzoleni, P. W. Barber, H. D. Kuhns, R. E. Keislar, and J. G. Watson “On-Road Measurement of Automotive Particle Emissions by Ultraviolet Lidar and Transmissometer: Instrument”, Environmental Science and Technology; 37; 4971-4978, 2003.
  • Pavesi, L., Dal Negro, L., Mazzoleni, C., Franzo, C., Priolo, F. "Optical gain in silicon nanocrystals "; Nature. 408, 6811, 440-444, 2000
  • Mazzoleni, C., Pavesi, L. "Application to Optical-Components Of Dielectric Porous Silicon Multilayers"; Applied Physics Letters. 67, 20, 2983-2985, 1995

David F. Nitz

  • Nitz, D. F., Auger Collaboration, "Bounds on the density of sources of ultra-high energy cosmic rays from the Pierre Auger Observatory", JCAP.
  • Nitz, D. F., Auger Collaboration, "Identifying Clouds over the Pierre Auger Observatory using IR Satellite Data", Astroparticle Physics.
  • Nitz, D. F., Auger Collaboration, "Techniques for Measuring Aerosols using the Central Laser Facility at the Pierre Auger Observatory", JINST.
  • Nitz, D. F., Auger Collaboration, "Ultra-High Energy Neutrinos at the Pierre Auger Observatory", Advances in High Energy Physics. 708680, (March 2013). Nitz, D. F., Auger Collaboration, "The Interpretation of the Depths of Shower Maximum of Extensive Air Showers Measured by the Pierre Auger Observatory", JCAP. 2, 26, (2013).
  • Nitz, D. F., Auger Collaboration, "A Search for Point Sources of EeV Neutrons", Astrophysical Journal. 760, 148, (2012).
  • Nitz, D. F., Auger Collaboration, "Constraints on the origin of cosmic rays above 10^18 eV from large scale anisotropy searches in data of the Pierre Auger Observatory", Ap. J. Letters. 762, L13, (2012).
  • Nitz, D. F., Auger Collaboration, "A search for anisotropy in the arrival directions of ultra- high energy cosmic rays recorded at the Pierre Auger Observatory", JCAP. 04, 40, (2012).
  • Nitz, D. F., Auger Collaboration, "Description of Atmospheric Conditions at the Pierre Auger Observatory using the Global Data Assimilation System (GDAS)", Astroparticle Physics. 35, 591-607, (2012).
  • Nitz, D. F., Auger Collaboration, "Search for signatures of magnetically-induced alignment in the arrival direction measured by the Pierre Auger Observatory", Astroparticle Physics. 35, 354, (2012).
  • Nitz, D. F., Auger Collaboration, "Results of a self-triggered prototype system at the Pierre Auger Observatory for radio-detection of air showers induced by cosmic rays", JINST. 7, 11023, (2012).
  • Nitz, D. F., Auger Collaboration, "Large scale distribution of arrival directions of cosmic rays detected above 10^18 eV at the Pierre Auger Observatory", Astrophysical Journal Supplement. 203, 34, (2012).
  • Nitz, D. F., Auger Collaboration, "The Rapid Atmospheric Monitoring System of the Pierre Auger Observatory" JINST. 7, 09001, (2012).
  • Nitz, D. F., Auger Collaboration, "Measurement of the proton-air cross-section at sqrt(s)=57 TeV with the Pierre Auger Observatory", Phys. Rev. Lett., 109, 062002, (2012).
  • Settimo, M., Nitz, D. F., Auger Collaboration, "Measurement of the cosmic ray energy spectrum using hybrid events of the Pierre Auger Observatory", Eur. Phys. J. Plus. 127, 87, (2012).
  • Nitz, D. F., Auger Collaboration, "Search for pint-like sources of ultra-high energy neutrinos at the Pierre Auger Observatory and improved limit on the diffuse flux of tau neutrinos", Astrophysical Journal Letters. 755, 4, (2012).
  • Horandel, J., Nitz, D. F., Auger Collaboration, "Nature and origin of very high-energy cosmic rays", Europhysics News. 43, 24, (2012).

Ravindra Pandey

  • Amorim, R. G., Zhong, X., Mukhopadhyay, S., Pandey, R., Rocha, A., Karna, S. P., "Strain- And Electric Field-induced Band Gap Modulation In Nitride Nanomembranes", J. Phys.: Condensed Matter. 25, 195801, (2013).
  • Sahariah, M. B., Ghosh, S., Singh, C. S., Shankara, G., Pandey, R., "First-principles Computation Of Structural, Elastic And Magnetic Properties Of Ni2FeGa Across The Martensitic Transformation", J. Phys.: Condensed Matter. 25, 25502, (2013).
  • Zhong, X., Slough, W. J., Pandey, R., Friedrich, C. R., "Interaction Of Nucleobases With Silicon Nanowires: A First-principles Study", Chemical Physics Letters. 553, 55, (2012).
  • Zhong, X., Amorim, R. G., Scheicher, R., Pandey, R., Karna, S. P., "Electronic Structure And Quantum Transport Properties Of Trilayers Formed From Graphene And Boron Nitride", Nanoscale. 4, 5490, (2012).
  • Zhu, J., Pandey, R., Gu, M., "The Phase Transition And Elastic And Optical Properties Of Polymorphs Of CuI", J. Phys.: Condensed Matter. 24, 475503, (2012).
  • Khowash, P., Gowtham, S., Pandey, R., "Electronic Structure Calculations Of Substitutional And Interstitial Hydrogen In Nb", Solid State Communications. 152, 788, (2012).
  • Effect Of Electric Field On The Band Structure Of Graphene/boron Nitride And Boron Nitride/boron Nitride Bilayers, R. Balu, X. Zhong, R. Pandey, S. P. Karna, Appl. Phys. Lett., 100, 52104 (2012) Read More
  • Stacking Dependent Electronic Structure And Transport In Bilayer Graphene Nanoribbons, X. Zhong, R. Pandey, S. P. Karna, Carbon, 50, 784 (2012) Read More
  • Controlling The Performance Of A Three-Terminal Molecular Transistor: Conformational Versus Conventional Gating, S. Mukhopadhyay, R. Pandey, S. P. Karna, J. Phys. Chem. C, 116, 4840 (2012) Read More
  • First-Principles Study Of Nanoparticle-Biomolecular Interactions: Anchoring Of A (ZnO)12 Cluster On Nucleobases, V. Shewale, P. Joshi, S. Mukhopadhyay, M. Deshpande, R. Pandey, S. Hussain, S. P. Karna, J. Phys. Chem. C, 115, 10426 (2011) Read More
  • One-pot Efficient Synthesis Of Dimeric, Trimeric, And Tetrameric BODIPY Dyes For Panchromatic Absorption, S. Zhu, J. Zhang, G. K. Vegesna, R. Pandey, F. T. Luo, S. A. Greena, H. Liu, Chem Comm, 47, 3508 (2011) Read More
  • Electronic And Optical Modeling Of Solar Cell Compounds CuGaSe2 And CuInSe2, A. Soni, A. Dashora, V. Gupta, C. M. Arora, M. Rerat, B. L. Ahuja, R. Pandey, J. of ELECTRONIC MATERIALS, 40, 2197 (2011) Read More
  • Anisotropy And Transport Properties Of Tubular C-BN Janus Nanostructures, M. M. Wu, X. Zhong, Q. Wang, Q. Sun, R. Pandey, P. Jena, J. Phys. Chem. C, 115, 23978 (2011) Read More

Ranjit Pati

  • Dhungana, Kamal B; Jaishi, M.; Pati, R. Unlocking the Origin of Superior Performance of a Si-Ge Core-Shell Nanowire Quantum Dot Field Effect Transistor Nano Letters DOI:10.1021(2016). Read More
  • Dhungana, K. B., Pati, R., "Switching of Conductance in a Molecular Wire: Role of Junction Geometry, Interfacial Distance, and Conformational Change", J. Phys. Chem. C, 116, 17268, (2012). Read More
  • Mandal, S., Pati, R., "What determines the sign reversal of magnetoresistance in a molecular tunnel junction?" What determines the sign reversal of magnetoresistance in a molecular tunnel junction? ACS Nano, 6, 3580, (2012). Read More
  • Pati, R.; McClain, M.; Bandyopadhyay, A. Origin of Negative Differential Resistance in a Strongly Coupled Single Molecule-Metal Junction Device PHYSICAL REVIEW LETTERS, 100, 246801 (2008). Read More
  • Pal, P. P; Pati, R. Magnetic properties of one-dimensional Ni/Cu and Ni/Al multilayered nanowires: Role of nonmagnetic spacers PHYSICAL REVIEW B, 77, 144430 (2008). Read More
  • Senapati, L; Pati, R; Erwin, S. Controlling spin-polarized electron transport through a molecule: The role of molecular conformation PHYSICAL REVIEW B, 76, 024438 (2007). Read More
  • Panigrahi, P; Pati, R. Tuning the ferromagnetism of one-dimensional Fe/Pt/Fe multilayer barcode nanowires via the barcode layer effect PHYSICAL REVIEW B,76, 024431 (2007). Read More
  • Wei, B. Q.; Shima, M.; Pati, R.; Nayak, S. K; Singh D. J; Ma R. Z.; Li Y. B.; Bando Y.; Nasu, S.; Ajayan, P. M. Room-temperature ferromagnetism in doped face-centered cubic Fe nanoparticles SMALL, 2, 804 (2006). Read More
  • He, H.Y.; Pandey, R.; Pati, R., Karna, S. P. Spin-polarized electron transport of a self-assembled organic monolayer on a Ni(111) substrate: An organic spin switch PHYSICAL REVIEW B, 73, 195311 (2006). Read More
  • Pati, R.; Karna, S. P. Current switching by conformational change in a p-s-p molecular wire PHYSICAL REVIEW B, 69, 155419 (2004). Read More

Warren F. Perger

  • Ghous Narejo and W. F. Perger. First principles computation of second-order elastic constants and equations of state for tetragonal BaTiO3. Chem. Phys. Lett., 2010. (accepted for publication).
  • Warren F. Perger. First-principles calculation of second-order elastic constants and equations of state for lithium azide, LiN3, and lead azide, Pb(N3)2. Int. J. Quant. Chem., 110:1916–1922, 2010.
  • Warren F. Perger, J. Criswell, B. Civalleri, and R. Dovesi. Ab-initio calculation of elastic constants of crystalline systems with the CRYSTAL code. Comput. Phys. Commun., 180:1753–1759, 2009.
  • W. F. Perger, S. Vutukuri, Z. A. Dreger, Y. M. Gupta, and Ken Flurchick. First-principles vibrational studies of pentaerythritol crystal under hydrostatic pressure. Chem. Phys. Lett., 422:397–401, 2006.
  • Muhammad I. Bhatti and Warren F. Perger. Solutions of the radial Dirac equation in a B-polynomial basis. J. Phys. B.: At. Mol. Opt., 39:553–558, 2006.
  • W. F. Perger, Jijun Zhao, J. M. Winey, and Y. Gupta. First-principles study of pentaerythritol tetranitrate crystal under high pressure: vibrational properties. Chem. Phys. Lett., 428(4-6):394–399, 2006.
  • J. M. Keith, N. B. Janda, J. A. King, W. F. Perger, and T. J. Oxby. A shielding effectiveness density theory for carbon fiber/nylon 6,6 composites. Polymer Composites, 26(5):671–678, 2005.

Raymond A. Shaw

  • Beals, M. J., J. P. Fugal, R. A. Shaw, J. Lu, S. M. Spuler, and J. L. Stith, 2015: Holographic measurements of inhomogeneous cloud mixing at the centimeter scale. Science, 350, 87-90. Read More
  • Gurganus, C. W., J. C. Charnawskas, A. B. Kostinski, and R. A. Shaw, 2014: Nucleation at the contact line observed on nanotextured surfaces. Physical Review Letters, 113, 235701. Read More
  • Yang, F., M. Ovchinnikov, and R. A. Shaw, 2013: Minimalist model of ice microphysics in mixed-phase stratiform clouds. Geophysical Research Letters, 40, doi:10.1002/grl.50700. Read More
  • Kumar, B., F. Janetzko, J. Schumacher, and R. A. Shaw, 2012: Extreme responses of a coupled scalar-particle system during turbulent mixing. New Journal of Physics, 14, 115020. Read More
  • Ditas, F., R. A. Shaw, H. Siebert, M. Simmel, B. Wehner, and A. Wiedensohler, 2012: Aerosols-cloud microphysics-thermodynamics-turbulence: evaluating supersaturation in a marine stratocumulus cloud. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 12, 2459-2468. Read More
  • Gurganus, C., A. B. Kostinski, and R. A. Shaw, 2011: Fast imaging of freezing drops: No preference for nucleation at the contact line. Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters, 2, 1449-1454. Read More
  • Niedermeier, D., R. A. Shaw, S. Hartmann, H. Wex, T. Clauss, J. Voigtländer, and F. Stratmann, 2011: Heterogeneous ice nucleation: Exploring the transition from stochastic to singular freezing behavior. Atmospheric Chemistry and Physics, 11, 8767-8775. Read More
  • Bodenschatz, E., S. P. Malinowski, R. A. Shaw, and F. Stratmann, 2010: Can we understand clouds without turbulence? Science, 327, 970-971. Read More
  • Kostinski, A. B., and R. A. Shaw, 2009: Raindrops, large and small. Nature Physics, 5, 624-625. Read More
  • Lehmann, K., H. Siebert, and R. A. Shaw, 2009: Homogeneous and inhomogeneous mixing in cumulus clouds: Dependence on local turbulence structure. Journal of the Atmospheric Sciences, 66, 3641-3659. Read More

Bryan H. Suits

  • "93Nb NMR study of the charge density wave state in NbSe2," K Ghoshray, B Pahari, A Goshray, V V Eremenko, V A Sirenko, and B H Suits, J. Phys.: Condens. Matter 21, 155701 (2009). Read More
  • "The hanging cord with a real tip mass," J. S. Deschaine and B. H. Suits, European Journal of Physics 29, 1211-1222 (2008). Read More
  • "Spin 3/2 Zeeman perturbed NQR in the presence of slow sample rotation," R. P. Panguluri and B. H. Suits, Journal of Magnetic Resonance 182, 49-54 (2006). Read More
  • "Nuclear Quadrupole Resonance Spectroscopy," B. H. Suits, in Handbook of Applied Solid State Spectroscopy, D.R. Vij, ed., Springer (2006), ISBN-10 0-387-32497-6 Read More
  • "Long Pendulums in Gravitational Gradients". B. H. Suits, European Journal of Physics 27, L7-L11 (2006). Read More
  • "The Noise Immunity of Gradiometer Coils for 14N NQR Land Mine Detection: Practical Limitations," B. H. Suits, Applied Magnetic Resonance 25, 371-382 (2004). Read More
  • "Optimizing surface coils and the self-shielded gradiometer," B. H. Suits and A. N. Garroway, Journal of Applied Physics 94, 4171-4178 (2003). Read More

Yoke Khin Yap

  • Yoke Khin Yap and Dongyan Zhang "Chemical Vapor Deposition," in Encyclopedia of Nanotechnology, B. Bhushan (ed.) Continuously updated edition, pp 1-7 (Springer 2016, ISBN: 978-94-007-6178-0).
  • Yoke Khin Yap and Dongyan Zhang "Physical Vapor Deposition," in Encyclopedia of Nanotechnology, B. Bhushan (ed.) Continuously updated edition, pp 1-8 (Springer 2016, ISBN: 978-94-007-6178-0). Read More
  • (Review) S. Bhandari, B. Tiwari, N. Yapici, D. Zhang, Y. K. Yap, "Introduction to Boron Nitride Nanotubes: Synthesis, Properties, Functionalization, and Cutting," Chapter 1 in Boron Nitride Nanotubes in Nanomedicine, Ed G. Ciofani and V. Mattoli (Elsevier, 2016, ISBN: 978-0-323-38945-7) Read More
  • A. Balram, S. Santhanagopalan, B. Hao, Y. K. Yap, D. D. Meng, "Electrophoretically-Deposited Metal-Decorated CNT Nanoforests with High Thermal/Electric Conductivity and Wettability Tunable from Hydrophilic to Superhydrophobic," Advanced Functional Materials 26, 2571-2579 (2016). Read More
  • (Review) B. Hao, C. H. Lee, J. Wang, A. Asthana, D. Winslow, D. Zhang, and Y. K. Yap, “Controlled Synthesis of Functional Boron Nitride Nanostructures for Applications,” Chapter 20 in Nanotubes and Nanosheets: Functionalization and Applications of Boron Nitride and Other Nanomaterials, (CRC Press) Ed. Ying (Ian) Chen, pp 551-572 (2015). Read More
  • Ajay Kumar, Pin Ann Lin, Albert Xue, Boyi Hao, Yoke Khin Yap, R. Mohan Sankaran, "Formation of nanodiamonds at near-ambient conditions via microplasma dissociation of ethanol vapour" Nature Communications 4, Article number:2618 (2013) Read More
  • Chee Huei Lee , Shengyong Qin , Madhusudan A. Savaikar , Jiesheng Wang , Boyi Hao , Dongyan Zhang , Douglas Banyai , John A. Jaszczak , Kendal W. Clark , Juan-Carlos Idrobo , An-Ping Li , and Yoke Khin Yap, "Room-Temperature Tunneling Behavior of Boron Nitride Nanotubes Functionalized with Gold Quantum Dots," Advanced Materials 25, 2544 (2013) Read More
  • Archana Pandey, Abhishek Prasad, Jason P. Moscatello, Mark Engelhard, Chongmin Wang, Yoke Khin Yap, "Very Stable Electron Field Emission from Strontium Titanate Coated Carbon Nanotube Matrices with Low Emission Thresholds," ACS Nano 7, 117 (2013). Read More
  • Don Futaba, Yoke Khin Yap (Eds), “Nanotubes and Related Nanostructures-2014”, Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings, Vol. 1700, ISBN 978-1-60511-677-8 (2014). Read More
  • Yoke Khin Yap, "Chemical Vapor Deposition," in Encyclopedia of Nanotechnology, B. Bhushan (ed.) (Springer 2012, ISBN: ISBN 978-90-481-9750-7) pp 422-426. Read More
  • Yoke Khin Yap, "Physical Vapor Deposition," in Encyclopedia of Nanotechnology, B. Bhushan (ed.) (Springer 2012, ISBN: ISBN 978-90-481-9750-7) pp 2069-2075. Read More
  • Yoke Khin Yap (Editor), "Carbon Nanotubes, Graphene and Related Nanostructures," Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. Volume 1407 (Cambridge University Press, July 2012, ISBN: 978-1-60511-384-5) Read More
  • Archana Pandey, Abhishek Prasad, Jason Moscatello, Yoke Khin Yap, "Stable Electron Field Emission from PMMA-CNT Matrices," ACS Nano 4, 6760 (2010). Read More
  • Yoke Khin Yap (Editor), "Nanotubes and Related Nanostructures-2009," Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. Volume 1204 (Cambridge University Press, 2010, ISBN: 978-1-60511-177-3) Read More
  • Yoke Khin Yap (Editor), "B-C-N Nanotubes and Related Nanostructures," Lecture Notes in Nanoscale Science and Technology (Springer) Vol. 6 (2009) Approx. 310 pages, 159 illustrations, 32 in color, Hardcover. Read More
  • Abhishek Prasad, Samuel Mensah, Zheng Wei Pan, and Yoke Khin Yap, “Alternative Nanostructured Sensors: Nanowires, Nanobelts, and Novel Nanostructures,” in Chapter 4 of Sensors Based on Nanostructured Materials, Francisco J. Arregui (Ed.), Springer, pp. 59-78 (2009). Read More
  • Yoke Khin Yap (Editor), “Nanotubes and Related Nanostructures,” Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. Volume 1057 (Cambridge University Press 2008). Read More
  • J. Wang, V. Kayastha, Y. K. Yap, Z. Fan, J. G. Lu, Z. Pan, I. Ivanov, A. A. Purezky, D. B. Geohegan, “Low temperature growth of boron nitride nanotubes on substrates,” Nano Letters.5, 2528 (2005). Read More