Engineering Science and Mechanics

  • United States

Research Output 1963 2020

2017
2 Citations (Scopus)

Impedance spectroscopy modeling of lithium borate with silica: A dispersed ionic conductor system

Hasyim, M. R., Berbano, S. S., Cleary, R. M., Lanagan, M. T. & Agrawal, D. K., Jun 15 2017, In : Ceramics International. 43, 9, p. 6796-6806 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Silicon Dioxide
Lithium
Silica
Spectroscopy
Networks (circuits)
14 Citations (Scopus)
Gait
Walking
Noise
Young Adult
Theoretical Models
5 Citations (Scopus)

Influence of surface tension in the surfactant-driven fracture of closely-packed particulate monolayers

Peco, C., Chen, W., Liu, Y., Bandi, M. M., Dolbow, J. E. & Fried, E., Jan 1 2017, In : Soft matter. 13, 35, p. 5832-5841 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Surface-Active Agents
particulates
Surface tension
Monolayers
interfacial tension

In-situ creep specimen monitoring: A comparison of guided wave and local transducer techniques

Guers, M. J. & Tittmann, B. R., Feb 16 2017, 43rd Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation, Volume 36. Bond, L. J. & Chimenti, D. E. (eds.). American Institute of Physics Inc., 050004. (AIP Conference Proceedings; vol. 1806).

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

transducers
in situ measurement
ultrasonics
reactors
wire
16 Citations (Scopus)

In situ tem investigation on ultrafast reversible lithiation and delithiation cycling of Sn@C yolk-shell nanoparticles as anodes for lithium ion batteries

Cao, K., Li, P., Zhang, Y., Chen, T., Wang, X., Zhang, S., Liu, J. & Wang, H., Oct 1 2017, In : Nano Energy. 40, p. 187-194 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Anodes
Nanoparticles
Solid electrolytes
Life cycle
Chemical reactions
90 Citations (Scopus)

Interfacial Chemistry Regulation via a Skin-Grafting Strategy Enables High-Performance Lithium-Metal Batteries

Gao, Y., Zhao, Y., Li, Y. C., Huang, Q., Mallouk, T. E. & Wang, D., Nov 1 2017, In : Journal of the American Chemical Society. 139, 43, p. 15288-15291 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Skin Transplantation
Surface chemistry
Lithium
Skin
Metals

Interrogation of linear/nonlinear features of guided waves for characterizing hypervelocity impact-induced pitting damage in shielding structures

Liu, M., Lissenden, C. J., Wang, Q., Su, Z., Zhang, Q., Long, R. & Cui, F., Jan 1 2017, Structural Health Monitoring 2017: Real-Time Material State Awareness and Data-Driven Safety Assurance - Proceedings of the 11th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, IWSHM 2017. Chang, F-K. & Kopsaftopoulos, F. (eds.). DEStech Publications, p. 1819-1826 8 p. (Structural Health Monitoring 2017: Real-Time Material State Awareness and Data-Driven Safety Assurance - Proceedings of the 11th International Workshop on Structural Health Monitoring, IWSHM 2017; vol. 1).

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

Spacecraft
Guided electromagnetic wave propagation
Pitting
Aluminum
Shielding
7 Citations (Scopus)

Intrinsic limitations of atomic layer deposition for pseudocapacitive metal oxides in porous electrochemical capacitor electrodes

Daubert, J. S., Wang, R., Ovental, J. S., Barton, H. F., Rajagopalan, R., Augustyn, V. & Parsons, G. N., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry A. 5, 25, p. 13086-13097 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Atomic layer deposition
Oxides
Capacitors
Metals
Coatings

Introduction

Lakhtakia, A. & Furse, C. M., Aug 8 2017, The World of Applied Electromagnetics: In Appreciation of Magdy Fahmy Iskander. Springer International Publishing, p. 1-3 3 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingForeword/postscript

7 Citations (Scopus)

Ionizing Radiation Effects in 4H-SiC nMOSFETs Studied with Electrically Detected Magnetic Resonance

Waskiewicz, R. J., Anders, M. A., Lenahan, P. M. & Lelis, A. J., Jan 2017, In : IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science. 64, 1, p. 197-203 7 p., 7707457.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Radiation effects
Ionizing radiation
MOSFET devices
radiation effects
Magnetic resonance
6 Citations (Scopus)

Iterative solution to bulk wave propagation in polycrystalline materials

Kube, C. M., Mar 1 2017, In : Journal of the Acoustical Society of America. 141, 3, p. 1804-1811 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

iterative solution
wave propagation
polycrystals
wave attenuation
longitudinal waves
5 Citations (Scopus)

Large improvement of RF transmission efficiency and reception sensitivity for human in vivo 31P MRS imaging using ultrahigh dielectric constant materials at 7 T

Lee, B. Y., Zhu, X. H., Rupprecht, S., Lanagan, M. T., Yang, Q. & Chen, W., Oct 1 2017, In : Magnetic Resonance Imaging. 42, p. 158-163 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Energy Metabolism
Permittivity
Imaging techniques
Magnetic Fields
Heating
3 Citations (Scopus)

Learning based image segmentation of post-operative CT-images: A hydrocephalus case study

Cherukuri, V., Ssenyonga, P., Warf, B. C., Kulkarni, A. V., Monga, V. & Schiff, S., Aug 10 2017, 8th International IEEE EMBS Conference on Neural Engineering, NER 2017. IEEE Computer Society, p. 13-16 4 p. 8008280. (International IEEE/EMBS Conference on Neural Engineering, NER).

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

Image segmentation
Brain
Cerebrospinal fluid
Computerized tomography
Glossaries
3 Citations (Scopus)

Lorentz invariance of absorption and extinction cross sections of a uniformly moving object

Garner, T. J., Lakhtakia, A., Breakall, J. K. & Bohren, C. F., Nov 20 2017, In : Physical Review A. 96, 5, 053839.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

invariance
extinction
cross sections
energy absorption
energy
5 Citations (Scopus)

Mechanics of electrochemically driven mechanical energy harvesting

Chen, T., Yang, H., Li, J. & Zhang, S., Sep 2017, In : Extreme Mechanics Letters. 15, p. 78-82 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Harvesters
Energy harvesting
Mechanics
Electrochemical cells
Open circuit voltage
2 Citations (Scopus)
Boiling liquids
Heat flux
Cooling
Coatings
Vapors
2 Citations (Scopus)

Micro-Raman spectroscopy as an enabling tool for long-term intracellular studies of nanomaterials at nanomolar concentration levels

Ignatova, T., Chandrasekar, S., Pirbhai, M., Jedlicka, S. S. & Rotkin, V., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Materials Chemistry B. 5, 32, p. 6536-6545 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Single-walled carbon nanotubes (SWCN)
Stem cells
Nanostructured materials
Medicine
Raman spectroscopy
4 Citations (Scopus)

Microwave properties and structure of La–Ti–Si–B–O glass-ceramics for applications in GHz electronics

Braun, H. P., Mehmood, A., Hovhannisyan, M., Zhang, H., Heidary, D. S. B., Randall, C., Lanagan, M. T., Jakoby, R., Reaney, I. M., Letz, M. & Elmers, H. J., May 1 2017, In : Journal of the European Ceramic Society. 37, 5, p. 2137-2142 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Glass ceramics
Electronic equipment
Microwaves
Ceramic materials
Dielectric losses
70 Citations (Scopus)

Mimicking Neurotransmitter Release in Chemical Synapses via Hysteresis Engineering in MoS2 Transistors

Arnold, A. J., Razavieh, A., Nasr, J. R., Schulman, D. S., Eichfeld, C. & Das, S., Mar 28 2017, In : ACS Nano. 11, 3, p. 3110-3118 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

neurotransmitters
synapses
Field effect transistors
Neurotransmitter Agents
Hysteresis
10 Citations (Scopus)

Multifunctional structural lithium-ion battery for electric vehicles

Zhang, Y., Ma, J., Singh, A. K., Cao, L., Seo, J., Rahn, C. D., Bakis, C. E. & Hickner, M. A., Jul 1 2017, In : Journal of Intelligent Material Systems and Structures. 28, 12, p. 1603-1613 11 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electric vehicles
Bearings (structural)
Stiffness
Fabrication
Lithium-ion batteries
3 Citations (Scopus)
polaritons
absorptance
gratings
thin films
sands
8 Citations (Scopus)

Multi-resonance frequency spin dependent charge pumping and spin dependent recombination - Applied to the 4H-SiC/SiO2 interface

Anders, M. A., Lenahan, P. M. & Lelis, A. J., Dec 21 2017, In : Journal of Applied Physics. 122, 23, 234503.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

pumping
magnetic resonance
nitrogen
metal oxide semiconductors
shift
19 Citations (Scopus)

Multi-scale shape memory effect recovery in NiTi alloys additive manufactured by selective laser melting and laser directed energy deposition

Hamilton, R. F., Bimber, B. A., Taheri Andani, M. & Elahinia, M., Dec 1 2017, In : Journal of Materials Processing Technology. 250, p. 55-64 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Shape memory effect
Melting
Recovery
Lasers
Microstructure
6 Citations (Scopus)

Nonexhibition of Bragg phenomenon by chevronic sculptured thin films: Experiment and theory

Vepachedu, V., McAtee, P. D. & Lakhtakia, A., Jul 1 2017, In : Journal of Nanophotonics. 11, 3, 036018.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Thin films
thin films
Experiments
periodic variations
incidence

Non-exhibition of Bragg phenomenon by chevronic sculptured thin films

Vepachedu, V., Mcatee, P. D. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2017, Nanostructured Thin Films X. Mackay, T. G., Jen, Y-J. & Lakhtakia, A. (eds.). SPIE, 103560W. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10356).

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

Thin Films
Thin films
thin films
Incidence
incidence
2 Citations (Scopus)

Nonlinear acoustic testing for concrete materials evaluation

Shokouhi, P., Riviére, J., Le Bas, P. Y. & Ulrich, T. J., Jan 2017, Materials Evaluation, 75, 1, p. 84-93 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to specialist publicationArticle

Ultrasonics
Acoustics
Concretes
Spectroscopy
Testing
3 Citations (Scopus)

On optical-absorption peaks in a nonhomogeneous dielectric material over a two-dimensional metallic surface-relief grating

Ahmad, F., Anderson, T. H., Civiletti, B. J., Monk, P. B. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2017, Nanostructured Thin Films X. Mackay, T. G., Jen, Y-J. & Lakhtakia, A. (eds.). SPIE, 103560I. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10356).

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

Optical Absorption
Light absorption
Gratings
Surface Plasmon Polariton
Guided Waves
3 Citations (Scopus)
Huygens principle
dyadics
permeability
permittivity
magnetic fields
8 Citations (Scopus)

On the impact of self-clearing on electroactive polymer (EAP) actuators

Ahmed, S., Ounaies, Z. & Lanagan, M. T., Sep 13 2017, In : Smart Materials and Structures. 26, 10, 105024.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Electroactive polymer actuators
electroactive polymers
clearing
Terpolymers
Polymers
20 Citations (Scopus)
Carbon nanofibers
Acoustic impedance
Polyurethanes
Tomography
Nanocomposites
1 Citation (Scopus)

Optimal indium-gallium-nitride Schottky-barrier thin-film solar cells

Anderson, T. H., Lakhtakia, A. & Monk, P. B., Jan 1 2017, Next Generation Technologies for Solar Energy Conversion VIII. Conibeer, G. & Sulima, O. V. (eds.). SPIE, 103680A. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10368).

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

Thin Film Solar Cells
Gallium nitride
Indium
Nitrides
gallium nitrides
1 Citation (Scopus)

Optimization of charge-carrier generation in amorphous-silicon thin-film tandem solar cell backed by two-dimensional metallic surface-relief grating

Civiletti, B. J., Anderson, T. H., Ahmad, F., Monk, P. B. & Lakhtakia, A., Jan 1 2017, Next Generation Technologies for Solar Energy Conversion VIII. Conibeer, G. & Sulima, O. V. (eds.). SPIE, 1036809. (Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering; vol. 10368).

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

Amorphous Silicon
physical exercise
Solar Cells
Charge carriers
Amorphous silicon
1 Citation (Scopus)

Optimization of Metglas 2605SA1 and PZT-5A magnetoelectric laminates for magnetic sensing applications

Freeman, E., Harper, J., Goel, N., Schiff, S. J. & Tadigadapa, S., Jan 5 2017, IEEE Sensors, SENSORS 2016 - Proceedings. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., 7808845. (Proceedings of IEEE Sensors).

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

Laminates
Residual stresses
Electric fields
Magnetic fields
Magnetic domains
2 Citations (Scopus)

Parylene-C microfibrous thin films as phononic crystals

Chindam, C., Lakhtakia, A. & Awadelkarim, O. O., Jun 6 2017, In : Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering. 27, 7, 075012.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Energy gap
Thin films
Crystals
Water
Air

Periodically nanoarchitectured photovoltaic solar cells and planar optical concentrators

Lakhtakia, A., Oct 11 2017, Proceedings of the 2017 19th International Conference on Electromagnetics in Advanced Applications, ICEAA 2017. Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc., p. 852-854 3 p. 8065385

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

Multiplexing equipment
concentrators
Solar cells
solar cells
Photons
1 Citation (Scopus)

Periodicity effects on compound waves guided by a thin metal slab sandwiched between two periodically nonhomogeneous dielectric materials

Chiadini, F., Fiumara, V., Scaglione, A. & Lakhtakia, A., Oct 1 2017, In : Journal of Nanophotonics. 11, 4, 043507.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Guided electromagnetic wave propagation
periodic variations
slabs
Metals
metals
19 Citations (Scopus)

Personalized glucose forecasting for type 2 diabetes using data assimilation

Albers, D. J., Levine, M., Gluckman, B., Ginsberg, H., Hripcsak, G. & Mamykina, L., Apr 2017, In : PLoS computational biology. 13, 4, e1005232.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Data Assimilation
diabetes
Diabetes
Medical problems
Glucose

Phase Control of RF Sputtered SnSx with Post-Deposition Annealing for a Pseudo-Homojunction Photovoltaic Device

Nasr, J. R., Cordell, J. J., Gurunathan, R. L., Brownson, J. R. S. & Horn, M. W., Feb 1 2017, In : Journal of Electronic Materials. 46, 2, p. 1215-1222 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

homojunctions
Phase control
phase control
Vacuum
Annealing
7 Citations (Scopus)

Polarization-state-dependent attenuation and amplification in a columnar thin film

Mackay, T. G. & Lakhtakia, A., Dec 2017, In : Journal of Optics (United Kingdom). 19, 12, 12LT01.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Amplification
attenuation
Polarization
Thin films
polarization

POSSIBLE MECHANISM FOR THE ACOUSTIC WAVE ATTENUATION IN CERAMICS CONTAINING SMALL AMOUNTS OF VOLATILES.

Tittmann, B. R., Jan 1 2017, In : Ultrasonics Symposium Proceedings. p. 327-331 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Acoustic waves
Olivine
Basalt
Vapor pressure
Grain boundaries

Practical design of a high frequency phased-array acoustic microscope probe -a preliminary study

Kim, J. N., Tutwiler, R. L. & Todd Copley, J., Jan 1 2017, High-Pressure Technology; ASME Nondestructive Evaluation, Diagnosis and Prognosis Division (NDPD); SPC Track for Senate. American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME), (American Society of Mechanical Engineers, Pressure Vessels and Piping Division (Publication) PVP; vol. 5).

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

Acoustic microscopes
Acoustic imaging
Patents and inventions
Impulse response
Transducers
4 Citations (Scopus)
Capacitors
Electrodes
Capacitance
Carbon
Supercapacitor

Preface

Drapaca, C. S., Hartmann, S., Leszczyński, J., Sivaloganathan, S. & Sumelka, W., Jan 1 2017, In : Journal of Mechanics of Materials and Structures. 12, 1, p. 1-2 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorial

3 Citations (Scopus)

Prevalence and correlates of MRSA and MSSA nasal carriage at a Ugandan regional referral hospital

Bebell, L. M., Ayebare, A., Boum, Y., Siedner, M. J., Bazira, J., Schiff, S. J., Metlay, J. P., Bangsberg, D. R., Ttendo, S. & Firth, P. G., Mar 1 2017, In : The Journal of antimicrobial chemotherapy. 72, 3, p. 888-892 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus aureus
Nose
Staphylococcus aureus
Referral and Consultation
Lactams
16 Citations (Scopus)

Programmable molecular composites of tandem proteins with graphene oxide for efficient bimorph actuators

Vural, M., Lei, Y., Pena-Francesch, A., Jung, H., Allen, B., Terrones, M. & Demirel, M. C., Jul 1 2017, In : Carbon. 118, p. 404-412 9 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Tandem Repeat Sequences
Graphite
Oxides
Graphene
Actuators
12 Citations (Scopus)

Progress on bioinspired, biomimetic, and bioreplication routes to harvest solar energy

Martín-Palma, R. J. & Lakhtakia, A., Jun 1 2017, In : Applied Physics Reviews. 4, 2, 021103.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview article

biomimetics
solar energy
routes
photosynthesis
insects
4 Citations (Scopus)

Qualitative and quantitative determination of coumarin using surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy coupled with intelligent multivariate analysis

Huang, J., Liang, P., Xu, J., Wu, Y., Shen, W., Xu, B., Zhang, D., Xia, J. & Zhuang, S., Jan 1 2017, In : RSC Advances. 7, 77, p. 49097-49101 5 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Linear regression
Raman spectroscopy
Silver
Cosmetics
Substrates

Quantitative image analysis of concrete-epoxy interface fracture

Jeong, Y., Lopez, M. M. & Bakis, C. E., Jan 1 2017, In : American Concrete Institute, ACI Special Publication. 2017-October, SP 327, p. 731-744 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalConference article

Image analysis
Concretes
Failure modes
Fracture energy
Debonding

Quantitative verification of thin-film polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) transducer array performance up to 60°C

Hakoda, C., Ren, B., Lissenden, C. J. & Rose, J. L., Feb 16 2017, 43rd Annual Review of Progress in Quantitative Nondestructive Evaluation, Volume 36. Bond, L. J. & Chimenti, D. E. (eds.). American Institute of Physics Inc., 020018. (AIP Conference Proceedings; vol. 1806).

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

vinylidene
fluorides
transducers
damage
thin films
5 Citations (Scopus)

Quantum random number generation using an on-chip plasmonic beamsplitter

Francis, J. T., Zhang, X., Özdemir, Ş. K. & Tame, M., Sep 2017, In : Quantum Science and Technology. 2, 3, 035004.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Random number generation
random numbers
Plasmons
chips
plasmons