2012 Publications Utilizing the AIF

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Publications that include results obtained at AIF should acknowledge the Facility with this statement:

This work was performed in part at the Analytical Instrumentation Facility (AIF) at North Carolina State University, which is supported by the State of North Carolina and the National Science Foundation (award number ECCS-1542015). The AIF is a member of the North Carolina Research Triangle Nanotechnology Network (RTNN), a site in the National Nanotechnology Coordinated Infrastructure (NNCI).

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13. Li, C., Huang, L., Snigdha, G. P., Yu, Y. & Cao, L. “Role of Boundary Layer Diffusion in Vapor Deposition Growth of Chalcogenide Nanosheets: The Case of GeS,” ACS Nano 6, 8868–8877 (2012).
12. Seifikar S. Tabei A. Sachet E. Rawdanowica T. Bassiri-Gharb N. and Schwartz J. “Growth of (111) oriented NiFe2O4 polycrystalline thin films on Pt (111) via sol-gel processing.” Journal of Applied Physics 112, 063908 (2012).
11. Seifikar S., Calandro B., Deeb E., Sachet E., Yang J., Maria J.-P., Bassiri-Gharb N. and Schwartz J. “Structural and magnetic properties of biaxially textured NiFe2O4 thin films grown on c-plane sapphire.” Journal of Applied Physics 112, 123910 (2012).
10. Saber M., Kotan H., Koch C. C. and Scattergood R. O. “Thermal stability of nanocrystalline Fe-Cr alloys with Zr additions.” Materials Science & Engineering A 556, 664–670 (2012).
9. Ouyang, J. & Zhu, Y. “Z-Shaped MEMS Thermal Actuators: Piezoresistive Self-Sensing and Preliminary Results for Feedback Control,” Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems 21, 596–604 (2012).
8. Zhu, Y. et al. “Size effects on elasticity, yielding, and fracture of silver nanowires: In situ experiments,” Physical Review B 85, (2012).
7. Hussey, L. et al. “Lateral epitaxial overgrowth of nitrogen polar GaN on smooth nitrogen polar GaN templates by metalorganic chemical vapor deposition,” Journal of Applied Physics 112, 113513 (2012).
6. Seifikar, S. et al. Structural and magnetic properties of biaxially textured NiFe2O4 thin films grown on c-plane sapphire.Journal of Applied Physics 112, 123910–123910–5 (2012).
5. Zhou, C. et al. Time-of-Flight-Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometry Method Development for High-Sensitivity Analysis of Acid Dyes in Nylon Fibers. Analytical Chemistry 84, 10085–10090 (2012).
4. LeCompte, M. A. et al. Independent evaluation of conflicting microspherule results from different investigations of the Younger Dryas impact hypothesis. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 109, E2960–E2969 (2012).
3. Seifikar, S. et al. Growth of (111) oriented NiFe2O4 polycrystalline thin films on Pt (111) via sol-gel processing. Journal of Applied Physics 112, 063908–063908–6 (2012).
2. Clavero, C. et al. Strain Effects on the Crystal Growth and Superconducting Properties of Epitaxial Niobium Ultrathin Films. Crystal Growth & Design 12, 2588–2593 (2012).
1. Penley, C., Stevie, F. A. & Griffis, D. P. Quantification of cesium surface contamination on silicon resulting from SIMS analysis. Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology B: Microelectronics and Nanometer Structures 30, 031203 (2012).