The University of Texas at Dallas

Nano & Beyond Lab


“HfSe2 thin films: 2D transition metal dichacogenides grown by molecular beam expitaxy,” R. Yue, A. Barton, H. Zhu, A. Azcatl, L. Pena, J. Wang, X. Peng, N. Lu, L. Cheng, R. Addou, S. McDonnell, L. Colombo, J. Hsu, J. Kim, M.J. Kim, R.M. Wallace and C.L. Hinkle, ACS Nano 9, 474-480 (2015).

“In-situ TEM characterization of shear-induced interlayer sliding in the cross section view of molybdenum disulfide,” J. Oviedo, S. KC, N. Lu, J. Wang, K.J. Cho, R.M. Wallace and M.J. Kim, ACS Nano 9, 1543-51 (2015).

“Seeding atomic layer deposition of alumina on graphene with yttria,” A. Dahal, R. Addou, A. Azcatl, H. Coy-diaz, N. Lu, X. Peng, F. De Dios, J. Kim, M.J. Kim, R.M. Wallace and M. Batzill, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 7, 2082-2087 (2015).

“Atomic layer-by-layer deposition of Pt on Pd octahedral for enhanced catalysts toward the oxygen reduction reaction,” J. Park, L. Zhang, S. Choi, L.T. Roling, N. Lu, J.A. Herron, S. Xie, J. Wang, M.J. Kim, M. Mavrikakis and Y. Xia, ACS Nano 9, 2635–2647 (2015)

“Large area synthesis of WSe2 from WO3 by selenium-oxygen ion exchange,” P. Browning, S. Eichfeld, K. Zhang, L. Hossain, Y. Lin, K. Wang, A. Waite, A. Voevodin, M.J. Kim and J. Robinson, 2D Materials 2, 014003 (2015).

“HfO2 on UV-O3 treated transition metal dichalcogenides: Interfacial reaction study,” A. Azcatl, S. McDonnell, S. KC, X. Peng, X. Qin, N. Lu, R. Addou, J. Kim, M.J. Kim, K.J. Cho and R.M. Wallace, 2D Materials 2, 014004 (2015).

“Low temperature synthesis of graphite on Ni films using inductively coupled plasma enhanced CVD,” L. Cheng, K. Yun, A. Lucero, J. Huang, G. Lian, H. Nam, R.M. Wallace, M.J. Kim, A. Venugopal, L. Colombo and J. Kim, J. Mater. Chem. C 3, 5192-5198 (2015).

“Influence of face-centered-cubic texturing of Co2Fe6B2 pinned layer on tunneling magnetoresistance ratio decrease in Co2Fe6B2/MgO-based p-MTJ spin valves stacked with a [Co/Pd]n-SyAF layer,” Y. Takemura, D. Lee, S. Lee, K. Chae, T.H. Shim, G. Lian, M.J. Kim, J.G. Park, Nanotech. 26, 195702 (2015).

“Mechanically tunable hollow silica ultrathin nanoshells for ultrasound contrast agents,” A. Liberman, J. Wang, N. Lu, R.D. Viveros, R.F. Mattrey, S.L. Blair, W.C. Trogler, M.J. Kim and A.C. Kummel, Adv. Funct. Mater. 25, 4049-4057 (2015).

“Atomically Thin Resonant Tunnel Diodes built from Synthetic van der Waals Heterostructures,” Y. Lin, R. Ghosh, R. Addou, N. Lu, S. Eichfeld, H. Zhu, M. Li, X. Peng, M.J. Kim, L. Li, R.M. Wallace, S. Data and J.A. Robinson, Nature Comm. 6, 7311 doi:10.1038/ncomms8311 (2015).

“Aberration corrected HAADF STEM and in situ TEM study of transition metal dichalcogenides,” J. Wang, N. Lu, J.P. Oviedo, X. Peng, G. Lian and M.J. Kim, Micros. Microanal. 21 (S3), 431-432 (2015).

“Growth morphology and defects in 2D heterostructures and interfaces,” J.A. Robinson, S. Eichfeld, Y. Lin, N. Lu and M.J. Kim, Micros. Microanal. 21 (S3), 101-102 (2015).

“Aberration-corrected STEM and tomography of Pd-Pt nanoparticles: Core-shell cubic and core-frame concave structures,” N. Lu, J. Wang, S. Xie, J. Brink, K. McIlwrath, Y. Xia and M.J. Kim, Micros. Microanal. 21 (S2), 1731-1732 (2015).

“Atomic scale study of Lomer-Cottrell and Hirth Lock dislocations in CdTe,” T. Paulauskas, C. Buurma, B. Stafford, C. Sun, M. Chan, S. Sivalingham, M.J. Kim and R.F. Klie, Micros. Microanal. 21 (S2), 2087-2088 (2015).

“ITO-free organic solar cell with an PEDOT:PTS/Au/TiO2 grid hybrid electrode as a transparent anode,” K. Yang, M. Maniruzzaman, M. Rahman, R. Alxlur, K. Jeong, H-S. Nam, M.J. Kim and J. Lee, Current Appl. Phys. 15, 52-57 (2015).

“Comparison of graphene growth on arbitrary non-catalytic substrates using low-temperature PECVD,” S. Chugh, R. Mehta, N. Lu, F. De Dios, M.J. Kim and Z. Chen, Carbon 93, 393-399 (2015).

“Transition metal dichalcogenide and hexagonal boron nitride heterostructures grown by molecular beam epitaxy,” C. Hinkle, M.J. Kim, R.M. Wallace, A. Barton, R. Yue, S. Anwar, N. Lu, H. Zhu, X. Peng, S. McDonell, R. Addou and L. Colombo, Microelectronic Engineering 147, 306-309 (2015).

“Highly scalable, atomically thin WSe2 grown via metal-organic chemical vapor deposition,” S.M. Eichfeld, Y. Lin, A. Piasecki, L. Hossain, B. Kupp, A. Birdwell, R. Burke, N. Lu, X. Peng, J. Li, A. Azcatl, S. McDowell, R.M. Wallace, M.J. Kim, T. Mayer, J. Redwing and J.A. Robinson, ACS Nano 9, 2080-2087 (2015).

“Photochemical deposition of highly dispersed Pt nanoparticles on porous CeO2 nanofibers for the water-gas shift reaction,” P. Lu, B.T. Qiao, N. Lu, D.C. Hyun, J.G. Wang, M.J. Kim, J.Y. Liu, and Y. Xia, Adv. Func. Mater. 25, 4153-4162 (2015).

“Pd-Ir Core-Shell Nanocubes: A Type of Highly Efficient and Versatile Peroxidase Mimic,” X. Xia, J. Zhang, N. Lu, M.J. Kim, K. Ghale, Y. Xu, E. McKenzie, J. Liu and H. Ye, ACS Nano 9, 9994-10004 (2015).

“Manganese Doping of Monolayer MoS2: The Substrate is Critical,” K. Zhang, S. Feng, A. Azcatl, R. Addou, D. Barrera, J. Wang, N. Wang, N. Lu, J.P. Hsu, M.J. Kim, L. Chen, R.M. Wallace, M. Terrones, J. Zhu and J.A. Robinson, Nano Lett. 15, 6586-6591(2015).

“Atomic Resolution Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy of Two-Dimensional Layered Transition Metal Dichalcogenides (TMDs),” N. Lu, J. Wang, J. Oviedo, G. Lian and M.J. Kim, Appl. Microsc. 45, 131-134 (2015).


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“MoS2 functionalization for ultra-thin atomic layer deposited dielectrics,” A. Azcatl, S. McDonnell, K. Santosh, X. Peng, H. Dong, X. Qin, R. Addou, G. Mordi, N. Lu, J. Kim, M.J. Kim, K.J. Cho and R.M. Wallace, Appl. Phys. Lett. 104, 111601 (2014).

“Side chains contributions to characteristics of resistive memory based on water-soluble polyfluorenes: Effects of structure and length of side pendant group,” S. Lee, S. Oh, Y. Ji, J. Kim, R. Kang, D. Khim, S. Lee, J. Yeo, N. Lu, M.J. Kim, H. Ko, T. Kim, Y. Noh and D.Y. Kim, Organic Electronics. 15, 1290-1298 (2014).

“Direct synthesis of Van der Waals solids,” Y. Lin, N. Lu, N. Perez-Lopez, J. Li, C. Lee, Z. Lin, P. Browning, M. Bresnehan, L. Calderin, M.J. Kim, T. Mayer, M. Terrones and J.A. Robinson, ACS Nano 8, 371503723 (2014).

“Atomic layer-by-layer deposition of Pt on Pd nanocubes for catalysts with enhanced activity and durability toward oxygen reduction,” S. Xie, S. Choi, N. Lu, L. Rolling, J. Herron, L. Zhang, J. Park, J. Wang, M.J. Kim, Z. Xie, M. Mavrikakis and Y. Xia, Nano Lett. 14, 3570-3576 (2014).

“One-step Synthesis and Characterization of Poly(otoluidine) Nanofiber/Metal Nanoparticle Composite Networks as Non-enzymatic Biosensors,” S. Poyraz, Z. Liu, Y. Liu, N. Lu, M.J. Kim and X. Zhang, Sensors Actuators B201, 65-74 (2014).

“Creating single boundary between two CdTe (111) wafers with controlled orientation by wafer bonding,” C. Sun, N. Lu, G. Lian, J. Wang, X. Peng, R.F. Klie and M.J. Kim, Microsc. Microanal. 20 (Suppl 3), 516-517 (2014).

“Characterization of poly-crystalline CdTe solar cells using aberration –corrected transmission electron microscope,” T. Paulauskas, E. Colegrove, C. Buurma, M. J. Kim and R.F. Klie, Microsc. Microanal. 20 (Suppl 3), 522-523 (2014).

“In-situ studies of thermal stability of core-frame cubic Pd-Rh nanocrystals at elevated temperatures,” N. Lu, J. Wang, S. Xie, Y. Xia and M.J. Kim, Microsc. Microanal. 20 (Suppl 3), 1632-1633 (2014).

“Synthesis and characterization of Pd@Pt-Ni core-shell octahedral with high activity toward oxygen reduction,” S. Choi, M. Shao, N. Lu, A. Ruditskiy, H. Peng, J. Park, S. Guerrero, J. Wang, M.J. Kim and Y. Xia, ACS Nano 8, 10363-71 (2014).

“Atomic scale study of polar Lomer-Cottrell and Hirth lock dislocation cores in CdTe,” T. Paulauskas, C. Buurma, E. Colegrove, B. Stafford, Z. Guo, M. Chan, C. Sun, M.J. Kim, S. Sivananthan and R.F. Klie, Acta. Cryst. A70, 524-531 (2014).

“Continuous and scalable production of well-controlled noble-metal nanocrystals in milliliter-sized droplet reactors,” L. Zhang, G. Niu, N. Lu, J. Wang, L. Tong, L. Wang, M.J. Kim and Y. Xia, Nano Letters 14, 6626-6631 (2014).

“Atomically thin heterostructures based on single-layer tungsten diselenide and graphene,” Y. Lin, C. Chang, R. Ghosh, J. Li, H. Zhu, R. Addou, B. Diaconescu, T. Ohta, X. Peng, N. Lu, M.J. Kim, J. Robinson, R.M. Wallace, T. Mayer, S. Datta, L. Li and J.A. Robinson, Nano Lett. 14, 6936-41 (2014).

“Aberration corrected electron microscopy study of bimetallic Pd-Pt nanocrystal: Core-shell cubic and core-frame concave structures,” N. Lu, J. Wang, S. Xie, J. Brink, K. McIlwrath, Y. Xia and M.J. Kim, J. Phys. Chem. C 118, 28876–28882 (2014).

“Controlling the size and composition of nanosized Pt-Ni octahedral to optimize their catalytic activities toward the oxygen reduction reaction,” S.I. Choi, S.F. Xie, M.H. Shao, N. Lu, G. Guerrero, H.H. Odell, J. Park, J.G. Wang, M.J. Kim, and Y. Xia, ChemSUSChem. 7, 1476-1483 (2014).

“Scaling of HfO2 dielectric on CVD graphene,” S. McDonnell, Z. Azcatl, G. Mordi, C. Floresca, A. Prikle, L. Colombo, J. Kim, M.J. Kim, and R.M. Wallace, Appl. Surf. Sci. 294, 95-99 (2014).

“Site-selective sulfurization of bromide-capped palladium nanocubes by polysulfide and the underlying mechanism,” P. Lu, N. Lu, J.G. Wang, M.J. Kim, and Y. Xia, Nanotech. 25, 014003, DOI: 10.1088/0957-4484/25/1/014003 (2014).


“Luminescent LaF3:Ce-doped organically modified nanoporous silica xerogels,” M. Yao, R. Hall, W. Chen, D. P. Mohite, N. Leventis, N. Lu, J. Wang, M.J. Kim, H. Luo and H. Lu, J. Appl. Phys. 113, 013111 (2013).

“Three-dimensional observation of TiO2 nanostructures by electron tomography,” Y.J. Suh, N. Lu, S.Y. Park, T.H. Lee, S.H. Lee, D.K. Cha, M.G. Lee, J. Huang, S.S. Kim, B.Y. Sohn, J. Kim and M.J. Kim, Micron 46, 35-42 (2013).

“Non-invasive in-situ plasma monitoring of reactive gases using the floating harmonic method for inductively coupled plasma etching application,” J.H. Lee, Y.S. Yoon and M.J. Kim, Rev. Sci. Instrum. 84, 043502 (2013).

“One-pot formation of multifunctional Pt-conducting polymer intercalated nanostructures,” Y. Liu, N. Lu, S. Poyraz, X. Wang, Y. Yu, J. Scott, J. Smith, M.J. Kim and X. Zhang, Nanoscale 5, 3872-3879 (2013).

“On the role of surface diffusion in determining the shape or morphology of noble-metal nanocrystals,” X. Xia, S. Xie, M. Liu, H. Peng, N. Lu, J.G. Wang, M.J. Kim and Y. Xia, PNAS 110, 6669-6673 (2013).

“Synthesis and Characterization of 9-nm Pt-Ni Octahedra with a Record High Activity of 3.3 A/mgPt for the Oxygen Reduction Reaction,” S. Choi, S. Xie, M. Shao, J. Odell, N. Lu, H-C Peng, L. Protsailo, S. Guerrero, J. Park, X. Xia, J. Wang, M.J. Kim and Y. Xia, Nano Lett. 13, 3420-3425 (2013).

“Structure and Composition Analysis of Core-Shell Structure Bimetallic Concave Nanocubes by Aberration-Corrected Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy,” N. Lu, J. Wang, S. Xie, G. He, Y. Xia and M.J. Kim, Microsc. Microanal. 19 (Suppl 2), 1452-1453 (2013).

“New intrinsic mechanism on gum-like superelasticity of multifunctional alloys,” J. Liu, Y. Wang, Y. Hao, Y. Wang, Z. Nie, D. Wang, Y. Ren, Z. Lu, J. Wang, H. Wang, X. Hui, N. Lu, M.J. Kim and R. Yang, Sci. Reports 3: 2156, doi:10.1038/srep02156 (2013).

“Facile synthesis of palladium right bipyramids and their use as seeds for overgrowth and as catalysts for formic acid oxidation,” X. Xia, S. Choi, J. Herron, N. Lu, J Scaranto, H. Peng, J. Wang, M. Mavrikakis, M.J. Kim and Y. Xia, J. Amer. Ceram. Soc. 135, 15706-15709 (2013).

“Facile synthesis of Pd-Ir bimetallic octapods and nanocages through galvanic replacement and co-reduction, and their use for hydrazine decomposition,” M. Liu, Y. Zheng, S. Xie, N. Li, N. Lu, J. Wang, M.J. Kim, L. Guo and Y. Xia, Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys. 15, 11822-9 (2013).

“Enhanced thermal stability of Pd-Rh core–frame nanocubes: in-situ heating transmission electron microscopy,” N. Lu, J.G. Wang, S. Xie, Y. Xia and M.J. Kim, Chem. Comm. 49, 11806-11808 (2013).

“Confining the Nucleation and Overgrowth of Rh to the {111} Facets of Pd Nanocrystal Seeds: The Roles of Capping Agent and Surface Diffusion,” S. Xie, H. Peng, N. Lu, J.G. Wang, M.J. Kim, Z. Xie and Y. Xia, J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 135, 16658-16667 (2013).

“Rapid Selective Etching of PMMA Residues from Transferred Graphene by Carbon Dioxide,” C. Gong, H.C. Floresca, D. Hinojos, S. McDonnell, X. Qin, Y. Hao, S. Jandhyala, G. Mordi, J. Kim, L. Colombo, R. Ruoff, M.J. Kim, K.J. Cho, R.M. Wallace, Y. Chabal, J. Phys. Chem. C113, 23000-23008 (2013).

“HfO2 on MoS2 by atomic layer deposition: Adsorption mechanisms and thickness scability,” S. McDonnell, B. Brennan, A. Azcatl, N. Lu, H. Dong, C. Buie, J. Kim, C. Hinkle, M.J. Kim and R.M. Wallace, ACS Nano, 7(11), 10354-10361 (2013).

“Creating a single twin boundary between two CdTe (111) wafers with controlled rotation angle by wafer bonding,” C. Sun, N. Lu, J. Wang, J. Lee, X. Peng and M.J. Kim, Appl. Phys. Lett. 103, 252104 (2013).


“Hello, Nano,” M.J. Kim, Apple iTunes iBookstore (, ISBN – 978-0-9856694-0-9.

“예술을 꿀꺽 삼킨 과학 (Arts and Science),” M.J. Kim, Sallim Books (, ISBN 978-89-522-1902-2 (in Korean) – selected as one of Excellent Certification Science Books of the Year 2012 by Korea Foundation for the Advancement of Science and Creativity (KOFAC).

“In-situ studies on the shrinkage and expansion of graphene nanopores under electron beam irradiation at temperatures in the range of 400-1200°C,” N. Lu, J. Wang, H.C. Floresca and M.J. Kim, Carbon50, 2961-2965 (2012). – Featured on the cover of journal CARBON

“Photoluminescent carbon nanoparticles produced by confined combustion of aromatic compounds,” A. Rahy, C. Zhou, J. Zheng, S.Y. Park, M.J. Kim, I. Jang, S.J. Cho and D.J. Yang, Carbon 50, 1298-1302 (2012).

“Copper can still be epitaxially deposited on palladium nanocrystals to generate core-shell nanocubes despite their large lattice mismatch,” M. Jin, H. Zhang, J. Wang, X. Zhong, Z. Li, Z. Xie, M.J. Kim and Y. Xia, ACS Nano 6, 2566-2573 (2012).

“Facile synthesis of polypyrrole coated copper nanowires: a new concept to engineered core-shell structures,” Y. Liu, Z. Liu, Ning Lu, E. Preiss, S. Poyraz, M.J. Kim and X. Zhang, Chem. Comm. 48, 2621-2623 (2012).

“Atomic layer deposition of dielectrics on graphene using reversibly physisorbed ozone,” S. Jandhyala, G. Mordi, B. Lee, G. Lee, H.C. Floresca, P. Cha, J. Ahn, R.M. Wallace, Y. Chabal, M.J. Kim, L. Colombo, K.J. Cho and J. Kim, ACS Nano 6, 2722-2730 (2012).

“Low-k organic layer as a top gate dielectric for graphene field effect transistors,” G. Mordi, S. Jandhyala, H.C. Floresca, S. McDonnell, M.J. Kim R.M. Wallace, L. Colombo and J. Kim, Appl. Phys. Lett. 100, 193117 (2012).

“Large area mapping of graphene grain structure and orientation,” H.C. Floresca, D. Hinojos, N. Lu, J. Chan, L. Colombo, R.M. Wallace, J. Wang, J. Kim and M.J. Kim, ECS Transactions 45, 79-82 (2012).

“Towards the controlled synthesis of hexagonal boron nitride films,” A. Ismach, H. Chou, D.A. Ferrer, Y. Wu, S. McDonnell, H.C. Floresca, A. Covacevich, C. Pope, R. Pinder, M.J. Kim, R.M. Wallace, L. Colombo and R.S. Ruoff, ACS Nano 6, 6378-6385 (2012).

“Controlled synthesis of transition metal/conducting polymer nanocomposites,” Z. Liu, Y. Liu, L. Zhang, S. Poyraz, N. Lu, M.J. Kim, J. Smith, X. Wang, Y. Yu and X. Zhang, Nanotech. 23, 335603 (2012).

“In-situ observations of nanopores and SiC nanoparticles on graphene using electron beam irradiation and heating,” N. Lu, H.C. Floresca, J. Wang and M.J. Kim, Microsc. Microanal. 18 (suppl 2), 1498-1499 (2012).

“Synthesis of Pd-Rh Core-Frame Concave Nanocubes and Their Conversion to Rh Cubic Nanoframes by Selective Etching of the Pd Cores,” S. Xie, N. Lu, Z. Xie, J. Wang, M.J. Kim and Y. Xia, Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 51, 10266-10270 (2012).

“A Mechanistic study on the nucleation and growth of Au on Pd seeds with a cubic or octahedral shape,” G.N. He, J. Zeng, M.S. Jin, H. Zhang, N. Lu, J.G. Wang, M.J. Kim, Y.N. Xia,, Chemcatchem, 4: 1668-1674, (2012). – Selected as VIP article, highlighted as the Front Cover.

“Degradation of a thin Ag layer induced by poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene):polystyrene sulfonate in a transmission electron microscopy specimen of an inverted polymer solar cell,” Y.J. Suh, N. Lu, S.H. Lee, W.S. Chung, K. Kim, B.S. Kim, M.J. Ko and M.J. Kim, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 4, 5118-5124 (2012).

“Control Over the Branched Structures of Platinum Nanocrystals for Electrocatalytic Applications,” L. Ma, C. Wang, M. Gong, L. Liao, R. Long, J. Wang, D. Wu, W. Zhong, M.J. Kim, Y. Chen, Y. Xie and Y. Xiong, ACS Nano 6, 9797-9806 (2012).


“Direct Observation of Heat Transport in Plural AlN Films Using Thermal Imaging and Transient Thermal Reflectance Method,” T.H. Lee, M.G. Burzo, P.L. Komarov, P.E. Raad and M.J. Kim, Electrochem. Solid State Lett. 14, H184-186 (2011).

“Annealing Temperature-Dependent Interfacial Behavior of Sequentially Plasma-Activated Silicon Bonded Wafers,” M.R. Howlader, F. Zhang and M.J. Kim, J. Microelectromech. Syst. 20, 17-20 (2011).

“Quantum Confinement Induced Performance Enhancement in Sub-5-nm Si Nanowire Transistors,” K. Triverdi, H. Yuk, H.C. Floresca, M.J. Kim and W. Hu, Nano Lett. 11, 1412-1417 (2011). – cited by, March 21, 2011 (

“Synthesis of Pd-Pt Bimetallic Nanocrystals with a Concave Structure through a Bromide-Induced Galvanic Replacement Reaction,” H. Zhang, M. Jin, J.G. Wang, W. Li, P. Camargo, M.J. Kim, D. Yang, Z. Xie, Y. Xia, J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 133, 6078-6089 (2011).

“Thermionic field emission transport in carbon nanotube transistors,” D.J. Perello, S.C. Lim, S.J. Chae, I. Lee, M.J. Kim, Y.H. Lee and M. Yun, ACS Nano 5, 1756-1760 (2011).

“First principles study of Si etching by CHF3 plasma source,” W. Wang, P-R Cha, S.H. Lee, G. Kim, M.J. Kim and K.J. Cho, Appl. Surface Sci. 257, 8767-8771 (2011).

“Nanocrystals composed of alternating shells of Pd and Pt can be obtained by sequentially adding different precursors,” H. Zhang, M. Jin, J.G. Wang, M.J. Kim, D. Yang and Y. Xia, J. Amer. Chem. Soc. 133, 10422-10425 (2011).

“Mechanism of light emission in low energy ion implanted silicon,” K.G. Gryczynski, A.K. Singh, A. Neogi, S.Y. Park and M.J. Kim, J. Luminescence 131, 2621-2624 (2011).

“Poptube approach for ultrafast carbon nanotube growth,” Z. Liu, J. Wang, V. Kushvaha, S. Poyraz, H. Tippur, S.Y. Park, M. Kim, Y. Liu, J. Bar, H. Chen and X. Zhang, Chem. Commun. 47, 9912-9914 (2011).

“Broad band light emission from Ag-ion implanted silicon nanocrystals,” A.K. Singh, K.G. Gryczynski, S.Y. Park, M. Kim and A. Neogi, Solid State Commun. 151, 1405-1409 (2011).

“Edge modification of graphene using concurrent high temperature heating and electron beam irradiation,” H.C. Floresca, S. Mick, N. Lu, J. Wang and M.J. Kim, Microsc. Microanal. 17 (Suppl 2), 1502-1503 (2011).

“Controlled synthesis and characterization of bimetallic nanocrystals,” J. Wang, B. Lim, H. Kobayashi, H. Zhang, Y. Xia and M.J. Kim, Microsc. Microanal. 17 (Suppl 2), 1624-1625 (2011).

“Manipulation of individual lithographically defined silicon nanowires for transmission electron microscopy,” H.C. Floresca, K. Triverti, W. Hu and M.J. Kim, Microsc. Microanal. 17 (Suppl 2), 1714-1715 (2011).

“Dielectric dipole mitigated Schottky barrier height tuning using atomic layer deposited aluminum oxide for contact resistance reduction,” B.E. Coss, W.Y. Loh, H.C. Floresca, M.J. Kim, P. Majhi, R.M. Wallace, J. Kim and R. Jammy, Appl. Phys. Lett. 99, 102108 (2011).

“Facile synthesis of Pd-Pt alloy nanocage and their enhanced performance for preferential oxidation of CO in excess hydrogen,” H. Zhang, M. Jin, H. Liu, J.G. Wang, M.J. Kim, D. Yang, Z. Xie, J. Liu and Y. Xia, ACS Nano 5, 8212-8222 (2011).

“Room temperature quantum confinement effects in transport properties of ultrathin Si nanowire field effect transistors,” K.S. Yi, K. Triverdi, H.C. Floresca, H. Yuk, W. Hu and M.J. Kim, Nano Lett. 11, 5465-5470 (2011).