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PhD graduate Dr. Jun (Richard) Xu's paper


... on carbon nanotube thermal interfaces (Xu and Fisher, Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, 49 (9) 1658-1666, 2006) was named a Classic Paper by Google Scholar in the Thermal Sciences field. 

PhD graduate Dr. Guoping Xiong

posted Jun 12, 2017, 7:36 AM by Tim Fisher   [ updated by TIMOTHY FISHER ]

... has accepted a faculty position in the Dept. of Mechanical Engineering at the Univ. of Nevada - Reno. 

PhD student Majed Alrefae

posted Jun 6, 2017, 3:16 PM by TIMOTHY FISHER

... was selected by the instructors as the Most Improved Entrepreneurial Lead in the 2017 San Diego cohort of the NSF I-Corps program. 

Newly minted Dr. Galen Jackson and Dr. Ishan Srivastava

posted May 12, 2017, 5:51 PM by Tim Fisher   [ updated May 12, 2017, 5:54 PM ]

... earned their hoods today. Congrats! (and likely my last hooding event at Purdue)

Former postdoc Prof. Ritu Gupta

posted May 3, 2017, 2:46 PM by Tim Fisher   [ updated May 8, 2017, 7:28 AM ]

... published the cover article in the upcoming issue of Energy Technology, on scalable (roll-to-roll) coating of graphene nanopetal substrates for supercapacitors. Click here to view the article. 

PhD graduate Prof. Bara Cola

posted Apr 13, 2017, 11:14 AM by Tim Fisher

... has won the NSF Alan T. Waterman Award, which is "the nation's highest honor for early career scientists and engineers." To read more about this amazing achievement, click here

Former postdoc Prof. Placidus Amama

posted Mar 26, 2017, 5:18 AM by Tim Fisher

... has received the NSF CAREER award for early-career research. His studies will involve the use of carbon nanotubes for photocatalytic remediation of urban air pollution. Click here for more details. 

PhD graduate Prof. Matt Maschmann

posted Mar 26, 2017, 5:09 AM by Tim Fisher   [ updated Mar 26, 2017, 5:11 AM ]

... has received the NSF CAREER award for early-career research. His topic of study involves interactions among carbon nanotubes. Click here for more information. 

PhD graduate Menglong Hao

posted Mar 10, 2017, 10:32 PM by Tim Fisher   [ updated Apr 6, 2017, 7:54 AM ]

... and group members Dr. Anurag Kumar, Dr. Stephen Hodson, and Pingge He co-authored the cover article for the latest issue of Advanced Materials Interfaces, on brazed carbon nanotube arrays for thermomechanically robust thermal interfaces. 

PhD graduate Dr. Sridhar Sadasivam

posted Sep 20, 2016, 7:51 PM by Tim Fisher   [ updated Sep 20, 2016, 7:54 PM ]

... in collaboration with Prof. Joe Feser's group at the Univ. of Delaware has posted a pair of companion papers to the arXiv on electron-phonon coupling across metal-semiconductor interfaces, showing exceptionally good agreement between theory using density functional theory with Green's functions including cross-interface electron-phonon coupling, and experiments.  

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