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Functional polymer composite encapsulants for electronic packaging
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-07-28)
Polymer-based materials have attracted more and more interests in recent years for fundamental studies and for practical applications, for they combine material benefits of both the polymer matrix and the inorganic filler. ...
Design of multicomponent nanostructured surfaces with tailored optical properties
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-07-05)
Two promising ways of manipulating light-matter interactions at the nanoscale are through the use of noble metal plasmonic nanostructures and quantum dots. However, the majority of previous studies focus on single particle ...
Probing complex ionic dynamics on the nanoscale via energy discovery platforms
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2017-08-01)
Ionic dynamics underpin the functionalities of a broad spectrum of materials and devices ranging from energy storage and conversion, to sensors and catalytic devices. Electrochemical reactivity and ionic transport in these ...
Multilayer optical structures for time-resolved meso-scale sensing of shock-compression in heterogeneous materials
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2018-04-10)
Heterogeneous materials play important roles in many different applications across a wide range of industries. Examples include engineered composites, particulate systems, and energetic materials, which all display complex ...
Women's International Research Engineering Summit
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2013-12-20)
Lightweight metal alloy for armor
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2011-12-31)
Impact-initiated combustion of aluminum
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2015-11-11)
This work focuses on understanding the impact-initiated combustion of aluminum powder compacts. Aluminum is typically one of the components of intermetallic-forming structural energetic materials (SEMs), which have the ...
Hard and soft nanocomposites enabled by rationally designed nonlinear copolymers derived from high functionality polyols
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2018-06-08)
Controlled living polymerization techniques, such as atom-transfer radical polymerization (ATRP) and reversible addition-fragmentation chain transfer polymerization (RAFT), have enabled the synthesis of well-defined ...
Shock compression induced phase changes in cerium-based metallic glass
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2018-05-29)
The research performed in this work was aimed at investigating pressure-induced phase changes in a Ce-based metallic glass (MG) through the use of laser-driven shock experiments and atomic resolution structural characterization. ...
Micropatterned chemistry and structure in layered bionanocomposites
(Georgia Institute of Technology, 2018-06-28)
The quest for humankind’s increased capabilities in gathering information, analyzing data, and controlling our surrounding environment is leading to a proliferation of connected physical objects that can sense, compute, ...