MSE Colloquium Series – Spring 2008

April 25, 2008, Harry Tuller, MIT

Micro-Ionics: A Revolution in Power Generation and Environmental Sensing Abstract: Ionic conductors have long been known to be the basis of electrochemical devices ranging from batteries and... More

April 2, 2008, Christos Flytzanis, Ecole Normale Superieure

Photoinduced Magnetic Ordering and Spin Photogalvanic Effect In a Semimagnetic Semiconductor Quantum Microcavity Abstract We use the connection between spin-photogalvanic effects in cascade and the... More

February 28, 2008, Prabhakar Singh, Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Materials Corrosion in SOFC Power Generation Systems: An Overview Abstract: Intermediate and high temperature solid oxide fuel cell (SOFC) power generation systems offer significantly higher chemical... More

February 24, 2008, Theodore D. Moustakas, Boston University

GaN based Light Emitting Diodes for Solid State Lighting and UV Applications The GaN R&D effort at Boston University addresses both ... More

February 24, 2008, Lee E. Goldstein, Boston University

Laser-Based Non-Invasive Molecular Diagnostic Technology for Early Detection of Alzheimer's Disease Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a leading contributor to mortality, morbidity, and healthcare... More

February 15, 2008, Kyung Joong Yoon, Boston University

Single Step Co-Firing Technique for Manufacturing High Performance Solid Oxide Fuel Cells (SOFCs) Abstract: Solid oxide fuel cells (SOFCs) represent one of the most ... More

February 7, 2008, Eric Chason, Brown University

Influence of non-equilibirium conditions on thin film stress and surface morphology evolution. Abstract: During thin film or surface processing, the surface of the film... More