June 2018 – “Localized deformation in Ni-Mn-Ga single crystals” (DOI: 10.1063/1.5026572), a paper authored by several current and former NMDG members, was selected as the cover article for the June 21, 2018, issue of the Journal of Applied Physics (Volume … (Read More) Magnetic Shape Memory Alloy Paper Honored as Cover Article
29 December 2017 – As part of a team led by Dr. Jeffrey Elam at Argonne National Laboratory, MSE PhD student Steve Letourneau and MSE Assistant Professor Elton Graugnard were co-authors on a paper reporting the synthesis of molybdenum disulfide … (Read More) Atomic Layer Deposition of Molybdenum Disulfide
18 December 2017 – Congratulations to Mike Tobiason and Brett Ward for earning their Master’s degrees in Materials Science and Engineering and Jake Soares for earning his bachelor’s degree in Applied Physics. The degrees were conferred during the Boise State … (Read More) Congrats!
August 24, 2017 – The National Science Foundation awarded $624,000 to Boise State University for a controlled-environment atomic force microscope (AFM). The team was led by researchers in the Micron School of Materials Science & Engineering and included Profs. Elton … (Read More) NSF MRI Awarded for Controlled-Environment AFM
August 18, 2017 – Christopher Green, a PhD student in the Nanoscale Materials and Devices group, recently reported a new technique for characterizing DNA origami arrays with optical super-resolution microscopy. DNA origami arrays have wide-ranging potential applications, including electronic device … (Read More) DNA Origami Array Metrology using Super-Resolution Microscopy