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Frontiers of Characterization and Metrology for Nanoelectronics
Start Date: 03/21/2017

The 2017 International Conference on Frontiers of Characterization and Metrology for Nanoelectronics (FCMN) will be held at the Monterey Marriott … more

Characterization of Two Dimensional Materials with High Resolution Instrumentation
Start Date: 08/01/2016

High resolution characterization allows researchers to study important problems at the atomic scale in a variety of fields such as condensed … more

Imaging and Spectroscopy of Individual Paramagnetic Electronic States on the Atomic Scale
Start Date: 07/21/2016

Paramagnetic point defects are among the most coherent qubits founiture 1 . Using these systems for quantum applications will require detection … more

Energy and Electron Transport, Dynamics and Dissipation at The Nanoscale
Start Date: 07/18/2016

Modern nanofabrication and single molecule techniques have opened the door for an unparallel scientific field with challenging fundamental … more

Optical Antennas as Nanocavities: Super-Resolution Mapping of the Vectorial EM Field and Coupling Strength
Start Date: 06/29/2016

Optical (nano)antennas reversibly and efficiently convert free propagating optical radiation into localized energy. Nanoantennas confine light at … more

Stochastic Spintronic Devices for Bio-Inspired Computing
Start Date: 06/27/2016

Magnetic tunnel junctions are promising candidates for computing applications. But when they are reduced to nanoscale dimensions, maintaining … more

In Situ Transmission Electron Microscopy of Gas and Liquid Reactions
Start Date: 06/08/2016

In situ transmission electron microscopy is an exciting technique for visualising and quantifying materials reactions. Physical and chemical … more

Nanometer-Scale Thermal, Optical, and Mechanical Properties Using Atomic Force Microscopy: Transistors, Carbon Nanotubes, and Polymers
Start Date: 06/01/2016

This work presents atomic force microscope (AFM)-based measurements of nanometer-scale thermal, optical, and mechanical behavior. The first part … more

Super-Resolution Imaging of Plasmonic Nanostructures
Start Date: 05/23/2016

Noble metal nanoparticles can support localized surface plasmons, which lead to strong nanoparticle coloration and enhanced electromagnetic fields … more

Investigating the Macroscopic and Microscopic Electronic Properties of Polycrystalline CdTe Solar Cells
Start Date: 05/23/2016

Cadmium Telluride (CdTe) is an important photovoltaic (PV) material with polycrystalline (PX) CdTe solar cells having demonstrated … more

Modulation of Optical Spatial Coherence via Surface Plasmon Polaritons
Start Date: 05/17/2016

Thomas Young’s double slit experiment beautifully demonstrates the wave nature of light. The interference pattern observed in that experiment … more

Impact of Morphology and Confinement Effects on the Properties of Aligned Carbon Nanotube Architectures
Start Date: 05/13/2016

The intrinsic and scale-dependent properties of carbon nanotubes (CNTs) have made them the focus of many application-specific nanostructured … more

Microscale Dielectric Anti-reflection Coatings for Photovoltaics
Start Date: 05/12/2016

We are developing two new classes of anti-reflection coatings (ARCs) based on textured dielectric materials: (i) a transparent, flexible paper … more

Novel Optical Functionalities Via Non-Hermitian Engineering
Start Date: 05/11/2016

In this talk I will show how the notion of non-Hermitian engineering can be utilized to construct novel photonic structures with new … more

Memcomputing: a brain-inspired memory-enabled computing paradigm
Start Date: 05/11/2016

Which features make the brain such a powerful and energy-efficient computing machine? Can we reproduce them in the solid state, and if so, what … more

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