Papers and Conference Posters

The following is a list of recently published papers and conference posters related to nanoscience and nanotechnology written by PNNA members. 


Xiaohua Wang, Xin Wang, Rodolfo Fernandez, Mingdi Yang, and Andres La Rosa, "Nanolithography on responsive materials," J. Nanosci. Lett. 2, 23 (2012).

A. H. La Rosa, N. Li, R. Fernandez, X. Wang, R. Nordstrom, and S. K. Padigi, “Whispering-gallery acoustic sensing: Characterization of mesoscopic films and scanning probe microscopy applications,” Rev.Sci.Instrum.82, 093704 (2011). *This paper was selected by the Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, Oct 3, 2011.

A. La Rosa and M. Yan. “Proton-Fountain Electric-Field-Assisted Nanolithography (PEN),” Chapter 8 in Tip-Based Nanofabrication: Fundamentals and Applications, Springer: New York, Ed. A. A. Tseng, p. 299-324 (2011).

Moeck, P, S Rouvimov, E.F Rauch, M Veron, H Kirmse, I Hausler, W Neumann, D Bultreys, Y Maniette, and S Nicolopoulos. "High Spatial Resolution Semi-Automatic Crystallite Orientation and Phase Mapping of Nanocrystals in Transmission Electron Microscopes." Crystal Research and Technology. 46.6 (2011): 589-606

P. Moeck. "Crystallographic image processing for scanning probe microscopy." 2010. Microscopy: Science, Technology, Applications and Education

Xiaohua Wang, Xin Wang, R. Fernandez, L. Ocola, M. Yan, and A. La Rosa; “Electric Field-Assisted Dip-Pen Nanolithography on Poly(4-vinyl Pyridine) Films,” ACS Appl. Mater. Interface 2, 2904–2909 (2010). 

C. Maedler, H. Graaf, S. Chada, M. Yan, and A. La Rosa, "Nano-structure Formation Driven by Local Protonation of Polymer Thin Films", Proc. SPIE 7364, 736409-1 – 736409-8 (2009).

Moeck, P, M Toader, M Abdel-Hafiez, and M Hietschold. "Quantifying and Enforcing Two-Dimensional Symmetries in Scanning Probe Microscopy Images." Aip Conference Proceedings. 1173 (2009): 294-298.

Gražulis, Saulius, Daniel Chateigner, Robert T. Downs, A F. T. Yokochi, Miguel Quirós, Luca Lutterotti, Elena Manakova, Justas Butkus, Peter Moeck, and Bail A. Le. "Crystallography Open Database - an Open-Access Collection of Crystal Structures." Journal of Applied Crystallography. 42.4 (2009): 726-729.

C. Maedler, S. Chada, X. Cui, M. Taylor, M. Yan, and A. La Rosa, “Creation of nanopatterns by local protonation of P4VP via dip pen nanolithography.” J. Appl. Phys. 104, 014311 (2008). 

A. H. La Rosa, R. Nordstrom, X. Cui, J. McCollum,"The Ultrasonic/shear-force microscope: Integrating ultrasonic sensing into a near-field scanning optical  microscope," Rev. Sci. Instrum. 76, 093707 (2005). *This paper was selected by the Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, Volume 12 / Issue 13



Bjorge, Ruben. 2007 Lattice-Fringe Fingerprinting: Structural Identification of Nanocrystals Employing High-Resolution Transmission Electron Microscopy

Moon, Bill. 2011 "Employment of Crystallographic Image Processing Techniques to Scanning Probe Microscopy Images of Two-Dimensional Periodic Objects"



Peter Moeck, Sergei Rouvimov, Ines Häusler, Wolfgang Neumann, Stavros Nicolopoulos. "Precession electron diffraction & automated crystallite orientation/phase mapping in a transmission electron microscope." 2011 11th IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology