Peer Reviewed Articles

Thickness and Stacking Sequence Determination of Exfoliated Dichalcogenides (1T-TaS2, 2H-MoS2) Using Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy
Microscopy and Microanalysis (2018)

Image registration of low signal-to-noise cryo-STEM data
Ultramicroscopy (2018)

Nature and evolution of incommensurate charge order in manganites visualized with cryogenic scanning transmission electron microscopy
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. (2018)

Sampling limits for electron tomography with sparsity-exploiting reconstructions
Ultramicroscopy (2018)

Solar Water Oxidation by an InGaN Nanowire Photoanode with a Bandgap of 1.7 eV
ACS Energy Letters (2018)

Bending and breaking of stripes in a charge ordered manganite
Nature Communications (2017)

A Simple Preparation Method for Full-Range Electron Tomography of Nanoparticles and Fine Powders
Microscopy and Microanalysis (2017)

Physical Confinement Promoting Formation of Cu2O–Au Heterostructures with Au Nanoparticles Entrapped within Crystalline Cu2O Nanorods
Chemistry of Materials (2016)

Atomic lattice disorder in charge-density-wave phases of exfoliated dichalcogenides (1T-TaS2)
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. (2016)

Atomically engineered ferroic layers yield a room-temperature magnetoelectric multiferroic
Nature (2016)

Propagation of Structural Disorder in Epitaxially Connected Quantum Dot Solids from Atomic to Micron Scale
Nano Letters (2016)

Nanomaterial datasets to advance tomography in scanning transmission electron microscopy
Nature Scientific Data (2016)

High Dynamic Range Pixel Array Detector for Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy
Microscopy and Microanalysis (2016)

Enhanced Supercapacitor Performance for Equal Co–Mn Stoichiometry in Colloidal Co3-xMn x O4 Nanoparticles, in Additive-Free Electrodes
Chemistry of Materials (2015)

Nanoscale assembly processes revealed in the nacroprismatic transition zone of Pinna nobilis mollusc shells
Nature Communications (2015)

Structure and control of charge density waves in two-dimensional 1T-TaS2
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A (2015)

IL-TEM Imaging of Site-Selective Pt Nanocatalysts: Electrochemical Activation and Surface Disordering
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2015)

Hierarchically Structured Hematite Architectures Achieved by Growth in a Silica Hydrogel
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2015)

Multicomponent Nanomaterials with Complex Networked Architectures from Orthogonal Degradation and Binary Metal Backfilling in ABC Triblock Terpolymers
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2015)

Periodic Artifact Reduction in Fourier Transforms of Full Field Atomic Resolution Images
Microscopy & Microanalysis (2015)

Solid-solid phase transformations induced through cation exchange and strain, in 2D heterostructured copper sulfide nanocrystals
Nano Letters (2014)

Nanoparticle Metamorphosis: An in Situ High-Temperature Transmission Electron Microscopy Study of the Structural Evolution of Heterogeneous Au:Fe2O3 Nanoparticles
ACS Nano (2014)

Breaking the Crowther limit: Combining depth-sectioning and tilt tomography for high-resolution, wide-field 3D reconstructions
Ultramicroscopy (2014)

Atomic Imaging with Highly Convergent Electron Beams
Ph.D. Dissertation, Cornell University

Stacking Order Dependent Second Harmonic Generation and Topological Defects in h-BN Bilayers
Nano Letters (2013)

Hierarchical Porous Polymer Scaffolds from Block Copolymers
Science (2013)

Strain Solitons and Topological Defects in Bilayer Graphene
PNAS (2013)

Multicompartment Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles with Branched Shapes: An Epitaxial Growth Mechanism
Science (2013)

Bibliometrics for Internet media: Applying the h-index to YouTube
JASIST (2013)

Defining Crystalline/Amorphous Phases of Nanoparticles through X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy and X-ray Diffraction: The Case of Nickel Phosphide
Chemistry of Materials (2013)

Structurally ordered intermetallic platinum–cobalt core–shell nanoparticles with enhanced activity and stability as oxygen reduction electrocatalysts
Nature Materials (2012)

Channeling of a subangstrom electron beam in a crystal mapped to two-dimensional molecular orbitals
Phys. Rev. B (2012)

Tuning ORR Activity via Controllable Dealloying: A Model Study of Ordered Cu3Pt/C Intermetallic Nanocatalysts
Nano Letters (2012)

Data Processing for Atomic Resolution ElectronEnergy Loss Spectroscopy
Microscopy & Microanalysis (2012)

Efficient elastic imaging of single atoms on ultrathin supports in a scanning transmission electron microscope
Ultramicroscopy (2012)

Twinning and Twisting of Tri- and Bilayer Graphene
Nano Letters (2012)

Direct Imaging of a Two-Dimensional Silica Glass on Graphene
Nano Letters (2012)

Three-Dimensional Tracking and Visualization of Hundreds of Pt−Co Fuel Cell Nanocatalysts During Electrochemical Aging
Nano Letters (2012)

Atomic-Resolution Spectroscopic Imaging of Ensembles of Nanocatalyst Particles Across the Life of a Fuel Cell
Nano Letters (2011)

Networked and chiral nanocomposites from ABC triblock terpolymer coassembly with transition metal oxide nanoparticles
Journal of Materials Chemistry (2011)

Surfactant Ligand Removal and Rational Fabrication of Inorganically Connected Quantum Dots
Nano Letters (2011)

Extended Depth of Field for High-Resolution Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy
Microscopy and Microanalysis (2011)

Controlled Synthesis of Uniform Cobalt Phosphide Hyperbranched Nanocrystals Using Tri-n-octylphosphine Oxide as a Phosphorus Source
Nano Letters (2011)

Deep Space Network Scheduling Using Evolutionary Computational Methods
IEEE Aerospace Conference (2007) paper #1210

Analysis and Enhancement of Carding and Spinning
National Textile Center Annual Report: November 2004; NTC Project: F01-GT06

Law & Philosophy

Natural Rights, Scarcity & Intellectual Property
New York University Journal of Law & Liberty (2013)

Other Publications

Tutorial on the Visualization of Volumetric Data Using tomviz, Microscopy Today 26, 12 January 2018 [peer reviewed]

The Cold War comes to Cornell: The FBI's fight to safeguard Hans Bethe's atomic secrets,, March 2018

Peering into complex, tiny structures with 3D analysis tool tomviz,, March 2017

Visualizing nanotechnology in 3D with open source software,, September 2014

MuckRock, the Podcast - Episode 1: The Feynman Files, August 2013

The Open-Source Cornell Spectrum Imager, Microscopy Today, January 2013

The Feynman Files: The professor's invitation past the Iron Curtain,, June 2012 (Featured on: Slashdot, MSNBC, DailyMail, Boing Boing, LiveScience, Gizmodo, Yahoo)

Running Digital Micrograph on Linux and Mac OSX, Microscopy Today, March 2012 [peer reviewed]

A Visit With Daryl Bem, Who Found Precognition In the Men Who Stare at Porn, Motherboard.Vice (2011)

Evolutionary Scheduler for the Deep Space Network NASA Tech Briefs, July 2010

To the Editor: An appeal to protect a tradition from going up in flames The Cornell Daily Sun, Opinion & Editorial, Mar 23, 2009