NMG News

New Publication in ECS Journal of Solid State and Technology

Congratulations to Katie, Kathleen, Tyler and James Breslin, our undergraduate co-op student, on publishing an invited paper in the JSS focus issue on Nanocarbons in memory of Harry Kroto, who discovered fullerenes.
K. Van Aken, K. Maleski, T. Mathis, J. Breslin, Y. Gogotsi, Processing of onion-like carbon for electrochemical capacitors, ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology, (6) M3103-M3108 (2017)

ISI Hot Paper and Highly Cited Paper (Top 0.1%)

Congratulations to Babak Anasori and his co-authors on having their papers listed as both “Hot Paper” and “Highly Cited Paper” on ISI. This paper is on discovery and properties of 2D ordered double-transition metal carbides, which was published in ACSNano and was selected both as the cover and Editors’ Choice article by ACS.

Highly Cited Paper

Our paper titled, “Kinetics of aluminum extraction from Ti3AlC2 in hydrofluoric acid” published in 2013 in Materials Chemistry and Physics has once again been listed as one of the five most cited articles in this journal. Congratulations to all of our authors!

Seminar at Rutgers

Today, Prof. Gogotsi will be presenting a seminar  titled “Expanding the World of Two-Dimensional Materials” at Rutgers University, Institute of Advanced Materials, Devices and Nanotechnology.

New Nanodiamond Book Chapter

Those of you working on nanodiamond or nanoscomposites of any kind will be interested in the attached book chapter written by DNI alumni Ioannis Neitzel and Vadym Mochalin:

I. Neitzel, V.N. Mochalin, Y. Gogotsi, Chapter 15: Nanodiamonds in composites: polymer chemistry and tribology, in Nanodiamonds: Advanced Material Analysis, Properties and Applications, Ed. J.-C. Arnault, Elsevier (2017)

CoE Professors Selected as “Highly Cited Researchers” for 3 Consecutive Years

Two professors, Yury Gogotsi, Ph.D., Distinguished University and Trustee Chair Professor of the Materials Science and Engineering department, and Peter DeCarlo, Ph.D., Assistant Professor and Graduate Studies Advisor of the Civil, Architectural and Environmental Engineering department, were selected as “Highly Cited Researchers 2016” by Clarivate Analytics.

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Nanomaterials Group at MRS

Nanomaterials Group at MRS

Several current members, alumni, and collaborators from the Nanomaterials group attended the Fall MRS meeting in Boston, MA this week.  There were many highlights at this year’s meeting, including Ph.D. Candidate, Katie Van Aken, being awarded the MRS Best Poster Award.

Congratulations to all on a great meeting!


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