CeNSE Second Annual Nanotechnology Contest

 

A call for work completed with assistance of CeNSE facilities or staff was made to all researchers and students with the following three categories:

1. Image Category.  SEM, TEM, AFM, or any of the optically related images. 

Winner: Carlos A. Jarro

Honerable mention (in no particular order): Patrick Hunley and Yugu Yang

2. Publication category.  Submissions can include any published paper.  Only one submission per first author. 

Winner: Eugene Donev

Honorable mention (in no particular order): Gazi Huda and Patrick Hunley

3. Poster Presentations Category.  Any poster presentation based partially on work done at CeNSE was eligible.  The winner was chosen based on both aesthetic and scientific appeal.

Winner: Neha Nehru

Honorable Mention: Yugu Yang

All winners were chosen by a small anonymous committee headed by Brian Wajdyk with the mandate of impartiality. Below are the winning submissions. All images are clickable links to submitted work.

 

 

1. Image Category.  SEM, TEM, AFM, or optical images were acceptable. 

Winner is Carlos A. Jarro.

 

Honoroable mention to Yugu Yang and Patrick Hunley (seel below respectively)

 

 

 
2. Publication Category.  Submissions can include any published paper.  Only one submission per first author. 

 

Winner is Eugene Donev

 

 

 

Honorable Mention goes to Gazi Huda and Patrick Hunley.

Gazi M. Huda, Eugenii U. Donev, M. Pinar Mengüç, and J. Todd Hastings, "Effects of a silicon probe on gold nanoparticles on glass under evanescent illumination," Opt. Express 19, 12679-12687 (2011)

Crystallographically Aligned Carbon Nanotubes Grown on Few-Layer Graphene Films D. Patrick Hunley, Stephen L. Johnson, Joseph K. Stieha, Abhishek Sundararajan, Aaron T. Meacham, Ilia N. Ivanov, and Douglas R. Strachan ACS Nano 2011 5 (8), 6403-640

 

3. Poster Presentation Category.  Any poster presentation based partially on work done at CeNSE was eligible.  The winner was chosen based on both aesthetic and scientific appeal.

 

Winner is Neha Nehru for "Differentiating Surface and Bulk Interactions using
Localized Surface Plasmon Resonances of Gold Nanorods"

 

 

Honorable mention goes to Yugu Yang.