UPR Institute for Functional Nanomaterials (IFN)

 
Winners of Nanotechnology Student Video Contest
 

Recent Peer-reviewed Publications:


1.      Large-area bilayer graphene synthesis in the hot filament chemical vapor deposition reactor, Frank Mendoza, Tej B. Limbu, Brad R. Weiner, Gerardo Morell, Diamond and Related Materials 51, 34, 2015.

2.      Ferroelectric photovoltaic properties in doubly substituted (Bi0.9La0.1)(Fe0.97Ta0.03)O3 thin films, R. K. Katiyar, Y. Sharma, D. Barrionuevo, S. Kooriyattil, S. P. Pavunny, J. S. Young, G. Morell, B. R. Weiner, R. S. Katiyar, and J. F. Scott, Applied Physics Letters 106, 082903, 2015.

3.      Unipolar resistive switching in planar Pt/BiFeO3/Pt structure, Rajesh K. Katiyar, Yogesh Sharma, Danilo G. Barrionuevo Diestra, Pankaj Misra, Sudheendran Kooriyattil, Shojan P. Pavunny, Gerardo Morell, Brad R. Weiner, James F. Scott, and Ram S. Katiyar, AIP Advances 5, 037109, 2015.

4.      Fabrication of Nanomaterials by Pulsed Laser Synthesis, Khaled Habiba, Vladimir I. Makarov, Brad R. Weiner, Gerardo Morell, Book Chapter in Manufacturing Nanostructures, pp. 263-292, One Central Press, UK, 2015.

5.      Cytocompatibility of direct water synthesized cadmium selenide quantum dots in colo-205 cells, Marcos R. Rodríguez-Torres, Christian Vélez, Beatriz Zayas, Osvaldo Rivera, Zikri Arslan, Maxine N. González-Vega, Daysi Díaz-Diestra, Juan Beltran-Huarac, Gerardo Morell, Oliva M. Primera-Pedrozo, Journal of Nanoparticle Research, 17, 266, 2015.

6.      Switchable photovoltaic effect in bilayer graphene/BiFeO3/Pt heterostructures, Rajesh K. Katiyar, Pankaj Misra, Frank Mendoza, Gerardo Morell, and Ram S. Katiyar, Applied Physics Letters 105, 142902, 2014.

7.      Studies of the switchable photovoltaic effect in co-substituted BiFeO3thin films, Rajesh K. Katiyar, Yogesh Sharma, Pankaj Misra, Venkata S. Puli, Satyaprakash Sahoo, Ashok Kumar, James F. Scott, Gerardo Morell, Brad R. Weiner, and Ram S. Katiyar, Applied Physics Letters, 105, 172904, 2014.

8.      Photovoltaic properties of Aurivillius phase Bi5FeTi3O15 thin films grown by pulsed laser deposition, Sudheendran Kooriyattil, Rajesh K. Katiyar, Shojan P. Pavunny, Gerardo Morell, Ram S. Katiyar, Applied Physics Letters 105, 072908, 2014.

9.      Water  Synthesis  of  Glutathione-capped  Cadmium  Selenide  Quantum  Dots  and Stabilization   by  PVP  Coating  at  Room  Temperature, Shirley Arroyo-Vizcarrondo,   Marcos R. Rodríguez-Torres, Oliva M. Primera-Pedrozo, Juan  Beltran-Huarac and Gerardo Morell, NSTI Nanotech 2014, Vol. 1, Chapter 2: Nanoparticle Synthesis and Applications, pp. 137-140, 2014.

10.  Enhanced photoresponse in BiFeO3/SrRuO3 heterostructure, Rajesh K. Katiyar, Pankaj Misra, Satyaprakash Sahoo, Gerardo Morell, Ram S. Katiyar, Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 609, 168-172, 2014.

11.  Ultrananocrystalline Diamond-Decorated Silicon Nanowire Field Emitters, Javier Palomino, Deepak Varshney, Oscar Resto, Brad R. Weiner, Gerardo Morell, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces 6, 13815, 2014.

12.  Highly-crystalline g-MnS nanosaws, Juan Beltran-Huarac, Javier Palomino, Oscar Resto, Jingzhou Wang, Wojciech M. Jadwisienczak, Brad R. Weiner, Gerardo Morell, RSC Advances 4, 38103, 2014.