Division of Mathematics & Natural Sciences (Altoona)

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2017

Optimally-Tuned plasmonic nanoantenna dimer arrays for electro-optical sensing

Zimmerman, D. T., Wambold, R. A., Weisel, G. J. & Willis, B. G., Jan 23 2017, 2016 IEEE Photonics Conference, IPC 2016. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 412-413 2 p. 7831162. (2016 IEEE Photonics Conference, IPC 2016).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Dimers
Gold
dimers
electric conductors
optical resonance
2016

Solar net metering increases utility-supplier profit margins

Flarend, R. E., Jan 1 2016, Biofuels, Hydrogen, Syngas, and Alternate Fuels; CHP and Hybrid Power and Energy Systems; Concentrating Solar Power; Energy Storage; Environmental, Economic, and Policy Considerations of Advanced Energy Systems; Geothermal, Ocean, and Emerging Energy Technologies; Photovoltaics; Posters; Solar Chemistry; Sustainable Building Energy Systems; Sustainable Infrastructure and Transportation; Thermodynamic Analysis of Energy Systems; Wind Energy Systems and Technologies. American Society of Mechanical Engineers, 59425. (ASME 2016 10th International Conference on Energy Sustainability, ES 2016, collocated with the ASME 2016 Power Conference and the ASME 2016 14th International Conference on Fuel Cell Science, Engineering and Technology; vol. 1).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Profitability
Electricity
Solar energy
Solar system
Costs
2015

The circular Bragg phenomenon for oblique incidence

Erten, S., Lakhtakia, A. & Barber, G., Jan 1 2015, Photonic and Phononic Properties of Engineered Nanostructures V. Scherer, A., Adibi, A. & Lin, S-Y. (eds.). SPIE, Vol. 9371. 93710J

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Oblique
Incidence
incidence
Light polarization
Wavelength
1 Citation (Scopus)

Tunable optical extinction of nano-antennas for solar energy conversion from near-infrared to visible

Wambold, R. A., Chen, J. M., Cutler, P. H., Miskovsky, N. M., Qi, J., Weisel, G. J., Willis, B. G. & Zimmerman, D. T., Jan 1 2015, Plasmonics: Metallic Nanostructures and Their Optical Properties XIII. Tsai, D. P. & Boardman, A. D. (eds.). SPIE, 95471H. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 9547).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

solar energy conversion
Solar Energy
Atomic layer deposition
Energy conversion
Extinction
2014

Architecturing carbon nanotube-based flexible solid state supercapacitor

Adu, K. W., Ma, D., Rajagopalan, R. & Randall, C. A., Jan 1 2014, Technical Proceedings of the 2014 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Expo, NSTI-Nanotech 2014. Nano Science and Technology Institute, Vol. 3. p. 464-467 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Carbon Nanotubes
Carbon nanotubes
Capacitors
Electrodes
Sulfuric acid

Excitation of multiple surface-plasmon-polariton waves and waveguide modes in a 1D photonic crystal atop a 2D metal grating

Liu, L., Faryad, M., Hall, A. S., Barber, G., Erten, S., Mallouk, T. E., Lakhtakia, A. & Mayer, T. S., Jan 1 2014, Nonimaging Optics: Efficient Design for Illumination and Solar Concentration XI. Winston, R. & Gordon, J. M. (eds.). SPIE, 919104. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 9191).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Surface Plasmon Polariton
Photonic crystals
Photonic Crystal
polaritons
Gratings

Optimization of a spectrum splitter using differential evolution algorithm for solar cell applications

Fan, L., Faryad, M., Barber, G., Mallouk, T. E., Monk, P. B. & Lakhtakia, A., 2014, Nonimaging Optics: Efficient Design for Illumination and Solar Concentration XI. SPIE, Vol. 9191. 91910I

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Differential Evolution Algorithm
Solar Cells
Gratings
Solar cells
solar cells
2013
3 Citations (Scopus)

Effect of grating period on the excitation of multiple surface-plasmon- polariton waves guided by the interface of a metal grating and a photonic crystal

Hall, A. S., Faryad, M., Barber, G., Lakhtakia, A. & Mallouk, T. E., Jun 10 2013, Physics, Simulation, and Photonic Engineering of Photovoltaic Devices II. Vol. 8620. 862003

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Surface Plasmon Polariton
Guided Waves
Guided electromagnetic wave propagation
Photonic crystals
Photonic Crystal

Effect of SWCNT dilution on the resistivity of MgB2

Ma, D., Jayasingha, R., Hess, D., Adu, K. W. & Sumanasekera, G. U., Jan 1 2013, Carbon Nanomaterials. Materials Research Society, p. 199-204 6 p. (Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings; vol. 1505).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Carbon Nanotubes
Dilution
dilution
Carbon nanotubes
carbon nanotubes

Enhanced performance of symmetric double layer capacitor by flexible binder-free SWCNT membrane electrodes

Ma, D., Kalupson, J., Shetty, P., Adu, K. W. & Rajagopalan, R., Jan 1 2013, Carbon Nanomaterials. Materials Research Society, p. 63-68 6 p. (Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings; vol. 1505).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

electrochemical capacitors
Binders
capacitors
Capacitors
membranes

Nonionic electrophoretic sorting of SWCNTs into metallic and semiconducting tubes

Johns, K. A., Koontz, K. J., Ma, D., Carruba, K. J. & Adu, K. W., Jan 1 2013, Carbon Nanomaterials. Materials Research Society, p. 75-79 5 p. (Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings; vol. 1505).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

classifying
Sorting
tubes
Carbon Nanotubes
Nonionic surfactants

Polarized induced magnetic broadening of photonic activities in Fe 3O4-elastomer composites

Ma, D., Hess, D. T., Shetty, P. P., Adu, K. W., Bell, R. C. & Terrones Maldonado, M., Jan 1 2013, Optically Active Nanostructures. Materials Research Society, p. 55-60 6 p. (Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings; vol. 1509).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Elastomers
elastomers
Photonics
photonics
Magnetic fields
2 Citations (Scopus)

The role of geometry in nanoscale rectennas for rectification and energy conversion

Miskovsky, N. M., Cutler, P. H., Mayer, A., Willis, B. G., Zimmerman, D. T., Weisel, G. J., Chen, J. M., Sullivan, T. E. & Lerner, P. B., Nov 4 2013, Next Generation (Nano) Photonic and Cell Technologies for Solar Energy Conversion IV. 88240P. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 8824).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

rectennas
Rectification
Tunnel junctions
energy conversion
rectification
2012

Temperature dependent thermopower and resistance measurements of CNT-MgB2 composites

Adu, K. W., Jayasingha, R., Ma, D. & Sumanasekera, G. U., Dec 5 2012, Carbon Nanotubes, Graphene and Related Nanostructures. p. 123-128 6 p. (Materials Research Society Symposium Proceedings; vol. 1407).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Thermoelectric power
carbon nanotubes
composite materials
Composite materials
Carbon Nanotubes
2011

Cooling effects of field emission from semiconductors at high temperatures

Chung, M. S., Mayer, A., Weiss, B. L., Miskovsky, N. M. & Cutler, P. H., 2011, Proceedings - IVNC 2011: 2011 24th International Vacuum Nanoelectronics Conference. p. 5-6 2 p. 6004534

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Field emission
Semiconductor materials
Cooling
Temperature
Temperature distribution
1 Citation (Scopus)

Enhanced field emission and breakdown near the contact between metal and dielectric

Chung, M. S., Cheon, J. P., Mayer, A., Weiss, B. L., Miskovsky, N. M. & Cutler, P. H., 2011, Proceedings - IVNC 2011: 2011 24th International Vacuum Nanoelectronics Conference. p. 23-24 2 p. 6004543

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Field emission
Metals
Electric breakdown
Electric space charge
Permittivity

Impact of morphology and pre-strain on dynamic stiffness and damping of co-based magnetorheological elastomeric composites

Padalka, O., Song, H. J., Wereley, N. M., Filer, J. A. & Bell, R. C., Dec 1 2011, Electro-Rheological Fluids and Magneto-Rheological Suspensions - Proceedings of the 12th International Conference. p. 383-389 7 p. (Electro-Rheological Fluids and Magneto-Rheological Suspensions - Proceedings of the 12th International Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Damping
Stiffness
Nanowires
Composite materials
Rubber

Stiffness and damping in FE spherical microparticle magnetorheological elastomers

Chaudhuri, A., Petro, E. M., Wereley, N. M., Bell, R. C. & Choi, Y. T., Dec 1 2011, Electro-Rheological Fluids and Magneto-Rheological Suspensions - Proceedings of the 12th International Conference. p. 658-664 7 p. (Electro-Rheological Fluids and Magneto-Rheological Suspensions - Proceedings of the 12th International Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Elastomers
Damping
Stiffness
Silicone Elastomers
Materials testing
2010

8.4: A novel nanowire optical frequency rectifying diode: Application as an IR and optical sensor

Weiss, B. L., Uppireddi, K., Makarov, V., Morell, G., Mayer, A., Chung, M. S., Miskovsky, N. M. & Cutler, P. H., Oct 29 2010, 23rd International Vacuum Nanoelectronics Conference, IVNC 2010. p. 119-120 2 p. 5563197. (23rd International Vacuum Nanoelectronics Conference, IVNC 2010).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Voltage measurement
Optical sensors
Open circuit voltage
Laser beam effects
Nanowires

Cooling effects of field emission from thermoelectric materials

Chung, M. S., Geum, K. P., Mayer, A., Weiss, B. L., Miskovsky, N. M. & Cutler, P. H., 2010, Proceedings - 2010 8th International Vacuum Electron Sources Conference and Nanocarbon, IVESC 2010 and NANOcarbon 2010. p. 295-296 2 p. 5644206

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Field emission
Cathodes
Cooling
Semiconductor materials
Joule heating

Enhanced field emission from the contact between metal and dielectric

Chung, M. S., Yoon, B. G., Mayer, A., Weiss, B. L., Miskovsky, N. M. & Cutler, P. H., 2010, Proceedings - 2010 8th International Vacuum Electron Sources Conference and Nanocarbon, IVESC 2010 and NANOcarbon 2010. p. 21-22 2 p. 5644437

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Field emission
Metals
Electric space charge
Vacuum
Polarization

P1-19: Cooling effects of field emission from PbTe

Chung, M. S., Mayer, A., Weiss, B. L., Miskovsky, N. M. & Cutler, P. H., 2010, 23rd International Vacuum Nanoelectronics Conference, IVNC 2010. p. 65-66 2 p. 5563178

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Field emission
Cooling
Cathodes
Semiconductor materials
Electrons

P1-31: Enhancement and trajectory of field emission near the contact between metal and dielectric

Chung, M. S., Mayer, A., Weiss, B. L., Miskovsky, N. M. & Cutler, P. H., 2010, 23rd International Vacuum Nanoelectronics Conference, IVNC 2010. p. 84-85 2 p. 5563167

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Field emission
Trajectories
Metals
Vacuum
Electric space charge
2009

Detour trajectory of field electrons from the triple junction

Chung, M. S., Yoon, B. G., Mayer, A., Weiss, B. L., Miskovsky, N. M. & Cutler, P. H., Nov 25 2009, Technical Digest - 2009 22nd International Vacuum Nanoelectronics Conference, IVNC 2009. p. 217-218 2 p. 5271580

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Trajectories
Electrons
5 Citations (Scopus)

Impact of nanowire versus spherical microparticles in magnetorheological elastomer composites

Song, H. J., Padalka, O., Wereley, N. M. & Bell, R. C., Dec 1 2009, 50th AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference. 2009-2118. (Collection of Technical Papers - AIAA/ASME/ASCE/AHS/ASC Structures, Structural Dynamics and Materials Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Elastomers
Nanowires
Composite materials
Silicone Elastomers
Materials testing
3 Citations (Scopus)

Using similarity rating tasks to assess case reuse in problem solving

Mateycik, F., Jonassen, D. H. & Rebello, N. S., 2009, 2009 Physics Education Research Conference, PER. Vol. 1179. p. 201-204 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

reuse
problem solving
ratings
students
learning
2008

Geometrical rectifying properties of metal-vacuum-metal junctions

Mayer, A., Weiss, B. L., Chung, M. S., Miskovsky, N. M. & Cutler, P. H., Dec 1 2008, 33rd IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, PVSC 2008. 4922782. (Conference Record of the IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Vacuum
Metals
Point contacts
Diodes
Cathodes

Use of structure maps to facilitate problem solving in algebra-based physics

Brown, F. A., Jonassen, D. H. & Rebello, N. S., Dec 8 2008, 2008 Physics Education Research Conference. Vol. 1064. p. 151-154 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

problem solving
algebra
students
physics
2007

Influence of particle shape on the properties of magnetorheological fluids

Bell, R. C., Miller, E. D., Karli, J. O., Vavreck, A. N. & Zimmerman, D. T., Dec 1 2007, Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Electrorheological Fluids and Magnetorheological Suspensions. p. 786-792 7 p. (Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Electrorheological Fluids and Magnetorheological Suspensions).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Magnetorheological fluids
Nickel
Fluids
Viscosity
Yield stress

Students' perceptions of case-reuse based problem solving in algebra-based physics

Mateycik, F., Hrepic, Z., Jonassen, D. & Rebello, N. S., 2007, 2007 Physics Education Research Conference, PERC. Vol. 951. p. 144-147 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

reuse
problem solving
students
algebra
physics
2005
1 Citation (Scopus)

Photon analyzing power for the three-body breakup of 3He at Eγ = 15.0 MeV

Tornow, W., Esterline, J. H., Howell, C. R., Karwowski, H. J., Kelley, J. H., Tonchev, A. P., Li, J., Mikhailov, S. F., Pinayev, I. V., Wu, Y. K., Weisel, G. & Witała, H., May 6 2005, FEW-BODY PROBLEMS IN PHYSICS: The 19th European Conference on Few-Body Problems in Physics. Vol. 768. p. 138-140 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

photons
2 Citations (Scopus)

Student descriptions of refraction and optical fibers

Brown, F. A., Wagner, D. J., Rivera, J. J. & Jennings, S., Sep 16 2005, 2004 PHYSICS EDUCATION RESEARCH CONFERENCE. Vol. 790. p. 169-172 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

students
refraction
optical fibers
fibers
physics
2 Citations (Scopus)

Using electronic interviews to explore student understanding

Wagner, D. J., Rivera, J. J., Brown, F. A. & Jennings, S., Sep 16 2005, 2004 PHYSICS EDUCATION RESEARCH CONFERENCE. Vol. 790. p. 201-204 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

students
electronics
learning
rooms
optical fibers
2004

Field emission enhanced semiconductor thermoelectric cooler

Weiss, B. L., Cutler, P. H., Miskovsky, N. M., Chung, M. & Kumar, N., Dec 1 2004, Technical Digest of the 17th International Vacuum Nanoelectronics Conference, IVNC 2004. Akinwande, A. I., Chen, L-Y., Kymissis, I. & Hong, C-Y. (eds.). p. 186-187 2 p. (Technical Digest of the 17th International Vacuum Nanoelectronics Conference, IVNC 2004).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Field emission
Semiconductor materials
Cooling
Electrons
Cooling systems
1997
1 Citation (Scopus)

Electron emission from disordered tetrahedral carbon

Weiss, B. L., Badzian, A., Pilione, L., Badzian, T. & Drawl, W., 1997, Proceedings of the IEEE International Vacuum Microelectronics Conference, IVMC. Anon (ed.). IEEE, p. 103-106 4 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

electron emission
field emission
carbon
disturbances
Raman spectroscopy
4 Citations (Scopus)

Electron field emission from diamond grown by laser QQC process

Badzian, A., Weiss, B. L., Roy, R., Badzian, T., Drawl, W., Mistry, P. & Turchan, M. C., 1997, Proceedings of the IEEE International Vacuum Microelectronics Conference, IVMC. Anon (ed.). IEEE, p. 546-550 5 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

electron emission
field emission
diamonds
lasers
cobalt
1993

Field electron energy distributions for model atomic-size tips

Cutler, P. H., Weiss, B. L., He, J., Miskovsky, N. M., Chung, M. S. & Sullivan, T. E., Jan 1 1993, Proceedings of IEEE 6th International Vacuum Microelectronics Conference, IVMC 1993. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 122-123 2 p. 700311. (Proceedings of IEEE 6th International Vacuum Microelectronics Conference, IVMC 1993).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Electrons