Research

 

Below is a list of our current projects:

  • Tribochemistry of Ultrahard Carbon Films: X-ray Spectromicroscopy Studies
  • Ultrananocrystalline Diamond MEMS: Integration with CMOS Electronics
  • Internal Dissipation in Diamond Microstructures
  • Nanocrystalline Diamond Coatings for Micro Tools
  • Nanomechanical Switches
  • Diamond-Like Carbon Coatings for Nanomechanical Data Storage
  • Ultrananocrystalline Diamond Atomic Force Microscope Probes
  • Nanotribology of Ultrahard Carbon Films
  • Nanotribology of Self-Assembled Monolayers
  • Realistic Contact of Rough Surfaces
  • Negative Stiffness of Carbon Nanotubes
  • Growth and Properties of Nanocrystalline Diamond Films
  • Phononic Contributions to Friction
  • Wrinkling of Polymer Surfaces
  • Calibration of Atomic Force Microscopes

Please check back soon for more details.