Department of Materials Science and Engineering
PhD, Materials Science and Engineering
North Carolina State University
- Advanced functional materials
- Plasmonics and optics
- Solar energy
- Thin films
R. Sachan, V. Ramos, A. Malasi, S. Yadavali, B. Bartley, H. Garcia, G. Duscher, and R. Kalyanaraman, Oxidation-resistant Ag nanostructures for ultrastable plasmonic applications, Advanced Materials, DOI: 10.1002/adma.201204920, 2013
R . Sachan, C.M. Gonzalez, O. Dyck, Y. Wu, H. Garcia, P.D. Rack, G. Duscher, R. Kalyanaraman, Optical absorption enhancement within ultra-thin Si films by embedded silicide nanostructures, Nanomaterials and Energy, 2, 11-19, (2013).
H. Krishna, N. Shirato, S. Yadavali, R. Sachan, J. Strader, R. Kalyanaraman, Self-Organization of Nanoscale Multilayer Liquid Metal Films: Experiment and Theory, ACS Nano, 5, 470 - 476 (2011).
J. Trice, C. Favazza, D. Thomas, R. Kalyanaraman, R. Sureshkumar, Novel self-organization mechanism in ultrathin liquid films: theory and experiment, Phys. Rev. Lett. 101, 017802 (2008).
M. Vasudevan, E. Buse, D. Lu, H. Krishna, R. Kalyanaraman, A. Shen, B. Khomami, and R. Sureshkumar, Irreversible nanogel formation in surfactant solutions by microporous flow, Nature Materials, 9, 436 (2010).
J. Trice, D. Thomas, C. Favazza, R. Sureshkumar, and R. Kalyanaraman, Pulsed-laser-induced dewetting in nanoscopic metal films: Theory and experiments, Phys. Rev. B, 75, 235439 (2007).
H. Garcia, J. Trice, R. Kalyanaraman, and R. Sureshkumar, Self consistent determination of plasmonic resonances in ternary nanocomposites, Phys. Rev. B 75, 045439 (2007).
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