Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering and Materials Science
Professor in the Department of Physics (Secondary)
Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering (Secondary)
Faculty Network Member of The Energy Initiative
- Nanoscale Science of Energy
- Computational materials science
- Nanotube growth characterization
- Alloy theory
- Superlubricity on quasicrystals
- Superconductivity in Metal borides
- Genetic Approaches to QM Predictions of Materials Structures
- Materials for Nuclear Detection
The research is multidisciplinary and makes use of state of the art techniques from fields like materials science, chemistry, physics, quantum mechanics, mathematics and computer science.
Diehl, R. D., et al. “Ordering of rare gas films on a decagonal Al-Ni-Co quasicrystal.” Philosophical Magazine, vol. 87, no. 18–21, July 2007, pp. 2973–80. Scopus, doi:10.1080/14786430701370843. Full Text
Duan, H., et al. “Initial growth of single-walled carbon nanotubes on supported iron clusters: A molecular dynamics study.” European Physical Journal D, vol. 43, no. 1–3, July 2007, pp. 185–89. Scopus, doi:10.1140/epjd/e2007-00109-6. Full Text
Jiang, A., et al. “Theoretical study of the thermal behavior of free and alumina-supported Fe-C nanoparticles.” Physical Review B Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, vol. 75, no. 20, May 2007. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.75.205426. Full Text
Harutyunyan, A. R., et al. “Hidden features of the catalyst nanoparticles favorable for single-walled carbon nanotube growth.” Applied Physics Letters, vol. 90, no. 16, Apr. 2007. Scopus, doi:10.1063/1.2730730. Full Text
Calandra, M., et al. “Search for high Tc in layered structures: The case of LiB.” Physical Review B Condensed Matter and Materials Physics, vol. 75, no. 14, Apr. 2007. Scopus, doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.75.144506. Full Text
Duan, H., et al. “Size dependent melting mechanisms of iron nanoclusters.” Chemical Physics, vol. 333, no. 1, Mar. 2007, pp. 57–62. Scopus, doi:10.1016/j.chemphys.2007.01.005. Full Text
Setyawan, W., et al. “Noble gas films on a decagonal AlNiCo quasicrystal.” Journal of Physics Condensed Matter, vol. 19, no. 1, Jan. 2007. Scopus, doi:10.1088/0953-8984/19/1/016007. Full Text
Harutyunyan, A. R., et al. “The role of carbon solubility in Fe nano-clusters and implications on the growth of single-walled carbon nanotubes.” Phys. Rev. Letters, 2007.
Duan, H., et al. “H. Duan, F. Ding, A. Harutyunyan, T. Tokune, S. Curtarolo and K. Bolton.” European Journal of Physics D, 2007.
Diehl, R. D., et al. “Ordering of rare gas films on a decagonal Al-Ni-Co quasicrystal.” Philosophical Magazine, vol. 87, no. 18–21, 2007, pp. 2973–80.