2022 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-2025064). 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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30. Khosla, Nayna; Narayan, Jagdish, “Self-organization of amorphous Q-carbon and Q-BN nanoballs.” Carbon, 192:301-307 (2022).
29. Khosla, Nayna; Narayan, Jagdish, “Fabrication of Q-Carbon Nanostructures, Diamond and Their Composites with Wafer-Scale Integration.” Crystals, 12 (5):615 (2022).
28. Agarwalla, Pritha; Ogunnaike, Edikan A.; Ahn, Sarah; Froehlich, Kristen A.; Jansson, Anton; Ligler, Frances S.; Dotti, Gianpietro; Brudno, Yevgeny, “Bioinstructive implantable scaffolds for rapid in vivo manufacture and release of CAR-T cells.” Nature Biotechnology (2022).
27. Chacon, Lisandra; Lavoine, Nathalie; Venditti, Richard A., “Valorization of mixed office waste as macro-, micro-, and nano-sized particles in recycled paper containerboards for enhanced performance and improved environmental perception.” Resources Conservation And Recycling, 180:106125 (2022).
26. Zhang, Xingao; Hudson, Margaret H.; Castellano, Felix N., “Engineering Long-Lived Blue Photoluminescence from InP Quantum Dots Using Isomers of Naphthoic Acid.” Journal of the American Chemical Society, 144 (8):3527-3534 (2022).
25. Mitchell, James B.; Wang, Ruocun; Ko, Jesse S.; Long, Jeffrey W.; Augustyn, Veronica, “Critical Role of Structural Water for Enhanced Li+ Insertion Kinetics in Crystalline Tungsten Oxides.” Journal Of The Electrochemical Society, 169 (3):030534 (2022).
24. Zhi, Yue; Paterson, Alisa R.; Call, Douglas F.; Jones, Jacob L.; Hesterberg, Dean; Duckworth, Owen W.; Poitras, Eric P.; Knappe, Detlef R. U., “Mechanisms of orthophosphate removal from water by lanthanum carbonate and other lanthanum-containing materials.” Science Of The Total Environment, 820 (153153) (2022).
23. Bateni, Fazel; Epps, Robert W.; Antami, Kameel; Dargis, Rokas; Bennett, Jeffery A.; Reyes, Kristofer G.; Abolhasani, Milad, “Autonomous Nanocrystal Doping by Self-Driving Fluidic Micro-Processors.” Advanced Intelligent Systems, 2200017 (2022). 
22. Morgan, Sarah E.; Willis, Morgan L.; Peterson, Gregory W.; Mahle, John J.; Parsons, Gregory N., “Green MOF-Fabrics: Benign, Scalable Sorption-Vapor Synthesis of Catalytic Composites to Protect against Phosphorus-Based Toxins.” ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering, 10 (8):2699–2707 (2022).
21. Acharya, Biplav; Seed, Caitlin M.; Krim, Jacqueline, “Shear activation of ZDDP reaction films in the presence and absence of nanodiamonds.” Applied Surface Science Advances, 7:100214 (2022).
20. Wang, Xijun; Gao, Yunfei; Krzystowczyk, Emily; Iftikhar, Sherafghan; Dou, Jian; Cai, Runxia; Wang, Haiying; Ruan, Chongyan; Ye, Sheng; Li, Fanxing, “High-throughput oxygen chemical potential engineering of perovskite oxides for chemical looping applications.” Energy & Environmental Science (2022).
19. Spencer, Michael A.; Fortunato, Jenelle; Augustyn, Veronica, “Electrochemical proton insertion modulates the hydrogen evolution reaction on tungsten oxides.” Journal Of Chemical Physics, 156 (6):064704 (2022).
18. Witharamage, C. S.; Christudasjustus, J.; Smith, J.; Gao, W.; Gupta, R. K., “Corrosion behavior of an in situ consolidated nanocrystalline Al-V alloy.” npj Materials Degradation, 6 (15) (2022).
17. Amoah, Stephen; Fu, Xiangyu; Yin, Shichen; Dong, Qi; Dong, Chen; So, Franky, “Curved Mirror Arrays for Light Extraction in Top-Emitting Organic Light-Emitting Diodes.” ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces, 14 (7):9377–9385 (2022).
16. Lukacs, V. A.; Airimioaei, M.; Padurariu, L.; Curecheriu, L. P.; Ciomaga, C. E.; Bencan, A.; Drazic, G.; Avakian, M.; Jones, J. L.; Stoian, G.; Deluca, M.; Brunner, R.; Rotaru, A.; Mitoseriu, L., “Phase coexistence and grain size effects on the functional properties of BaTiO3 ceramics.” Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 42 (5):2230-2247 (2022).
15. Ovalles, Cesar; Rogel, Estrella; Vien, Janie; Morazan, Harris; Carbognani-Ortega, Lante; Lopez-Linares, Francisco; Rea, Thomas; Wei, Tao; Miao, Toni; Lee, Eddy; Moir, Michael E., “In-situ upgrading of heavy crude oils via solvent deasphalting using of nickel oxide nanoparticles as asphaltene co-precipitants.” Fuel, 313 (122707) (2022).
14. Algurainy, Yazeed; Call, Douglas F., “Improving Long-Term Anode Stability in Capacitive Deionization Using Asymmetric Electrode Mass Ratios.” ACS ES&T Engineering, 2 (1):129-139 (2022). 
13. Vukkum, V. B.; Christudasjustus, J.; Darwish, A. A.; Storck, S. M.; Gupta, R. K., “Enhanced corrosion resistance of additively manufactured stainless steel by modification of feedstock.” npj Materials Degradation, 6 (2) (2022).
12. Sattor, Amulya K.; Pervaje, Amulya K.; Pasquinelli, Melissa A.; Khan, Saad A.; Santiso, Erik E., “Multiscale Constitutive Modeling of the Mechanical Properties of Polypropylene Fibers from Molecular Simulation Data.” Macromolecules, 55 (3):728-744 (2022).
11. Mu, Gaoyan; Genzer, Jan; Gorman, Christopher B., “Degradable Anti-Biofouling Polyester Coatings with Controllable Lifetimes.” Langmuir, 38 (4):1488-1496 (2022).
10. Moody, C. T.; Brown, A. E.; Massaro, N. P.; Patel, A. S.; Agarwalla, P. A.; Simpson, A. M.; Brown, A. C.; Zheng, H.; Pierce, J. G.; Brudno, Y., “Restoring Carboxylates on Highly Modified Alginates Improves Gelation, Tissue Retention and Systemic Capture.” Acta Biomaterialia, 138:208-217 (2022).
9. Joshi, Pratik; Riley, Parand R.; Denning, Warren; Shukla, Shubhangi; Khosla, Nayna; Narayan, Jagdish; Narayan, Roger, “Laser-patterned carbon coatings on flexible and optically transparent plastic substrates for advanced biomedical sensing and implant applications.” Journal of Materials Chemistry C (2022). 
8. Nye, Rachel A.; Wang, Siyao; Uhlenbrock, Stefan; Smythe, John A., III; Parsons, Gregory N., “In situ analysis of growth rate evolution during molecular layer deposition of ultra-thin polyurea films using aliphatic and aromatic precursors.” Dalton Transactions, 51:1838-1849 (2022).
7. Lee, Dennis T.; Dai, Zijian; Peterson, Gregory W.; Hall, Morgan G.; Pomerantz, Natalie L.; Hoffman, Nicole; Parsons, Gregory N., “Highly Breathable Chemically Protective MOF‐Fiber Catalysts.” Advanced Functional Materials, 32 (6):2108004 (2022).
6. Aly, Karim; Aboubakr, Sherif H.; Bradford, Philip D., “One-step fabrication of bulk nanocomposites reinforced by carbon nanotube array fragments.” Polymer Composites, 43 (1):94-110 (2022).
5. Fang, X. T.; Li, Z. K.; Wang, Y. F.; Ruiz, M.; Ma, X. L.; Wang, H. Y.; Zhu, Y.; Schoell, R.; Zheng, C.; Kaoumi, D.; Zhu, Y. T., “Achieving high hetero-deformation induced (HDI) strengthening and hardening in brass by dual heterostructures.” Journal Of Materials Science & Technology, 98:244-247 (2022).
4. Garcia, Roberto; Giannuzzi, Lucille A.; Stevie, Fred A.; Strader, Phillip, “Enhanced focused ion beam milling with use of nested raster patterns.” Journal Of Vacuum Science & Technology B, 40 (1):014002 (2022).
3. Eldred, Tim B.; Smith, Jacob G.; Gao, Wenpei, “Polarization fluctuation of BaTiO3 at unit cell level mapped by four-dimensional scanning transmission electron microscopy.” Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology A, 40 (1):013205 (2022).
2. Cai, Runxia; Dou, Jian; Krzystowczyk, Emily; Richard, Anthony; Li, Fanxing, “Chemical looping air separation with Sr0.8Ca0.2Fe0.9Co0.1O3-δ perovskite sorbent: Packed bed modeling, verification, and optimization.” Chemical Engineering Journal, 429:132370 (2022).
1. Fontecha, Daniela; Mahn, Chelsea; Bochinski, Jason R.; Clarke, Laura, I, “Tracking the complete degradation lifecycle of poly(ethyl cyanoacrylate): From induced photoluminescence to nitrogen-doped nano-graphene precursor residue.” Polymer Degradation And Stability, 195:109772 (2022).