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Gordon Lab


Strain relaxation of InGaN/GaN multi-quantum well light emitters via nanopatterning
R. Ley, L.C. Chan, P. Shapturenka, M. Wong, S.P. DenBaars, and M.J. Gordon
Optics Express 27(21), 30081-30089 (2019).
Molecular Oxygen Activation on Doped Cerium(IV) Oxide Suspended in Molten Chloride Salts
B. Tangeysh, H. Metiu, M.J. Gordon, and E.W. McFarland
Catalysis Letters DOI: 10.1007/s10562-019-02942-0 (2019).
Methane pyrolysis with a molten Cu-Bi alloy catalyst
C. Palmer, M. Tarazkar, H. Kristoffersen, J. Gelinas; M.J. Gordon, E.W. McFarland, and H. Metiu
ACS Catalysis 9, 8337-8345 (2019).
Atmospheric pressure plasma deposition of hydrophilic/phobic patterns and thin film laminates on any surface
A. Demaude, C. Poleunis, E. Goormaghtigh, P. Viville, R. Lazzaroni, A. Delcorte, M. Gordon, and F. Reniers
Langmuir, Article ASAP (2019).
DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.9b00493
Solid carbon production and recovery from high temperature methane pyrolysis in bubble columns containing molten metals and molten salts
N. Rahimi, D. Kang, J. Gelinas, A. Menon, M.J. Gordon, H. Metiu, and E.W. McFarland
Carbon 151, 181-191 (2019).
Catalytic methane pyrolysis in molten MnCl2-KCl
D. Kang, N. Rahimi, M.J. Gordon, H. Metiu, and E.W. McFarland
Applied Catalysis B 254, 659-666 (2019).
Bromine and Iodine for Selective Partial Oxidation of Propane and Methane
D.C. Upham, H.H. Kristoffersen, Z.R. Snodgrass, M.J. Gordon, H. Metiu, and E.W. McFarland
Applied Catalysis A 580, 102-110 (2019).

Quantitative comparison of plasmon resonances and field enhancements of near-field optical antenna using FDTD simulations
R.J. Hermann and M.J. Gordon
Optics Express 26, 27668 (2018).
Halogen-Mediated Partial Combustion of Methane in Molten Salts To Produce CO2-Free Power and Solid Carbon
D.C Upham, Z.R. Snodgrass, C. Palmer, M.J. Gordon, H. Metiu, and E.W. McFarland
ACS Sust. Chem. Eng. 6, 15673 (2018).
Influence of blending ratio and polymer matrix on the lasing properties of perylenediimide dyes
R. Muñoz-Mármol, J.M. Villalvilla, P.G. Boj, J.A. Quintana, C. Vázquez, A. Anderson, M.J. Gordon, A. Sastre-Santos, F. Fernández-Lázaro, and M.A. Díaz-García
J. Phys. Chem. C 122 (43), 24896 (2018).
Imaging intermolecular exciton coupling in metal-free phthalocyanine nanofilms using tip-enhanced near-field optical microscopy
R.J. Hermann and M.J. Gordon
J. Phys. Chem. C 122 (26), 14796 (2018).
Chlorine Production by HCl Oxidation in a Molten Chloride Salt Catalyst
S. Su, D. Mannini, H. Metiu, M.J. Gordon, and E.W. McFarland
Ind. & Eng. Chem. Res. 57, 7795 (2018).
Moth eye-inspired anti-reflective surfaces for improved IR optical systems & visible LEDs fabricated with colloidal lithography and etching
L.C. Chan, D.E. Morse, and M.J. Gordon
Bioinspir. & Biomim. 13, 041001 (2018).
Nanoscale optical microscopy and spectroscopy using near-field probes
R. Hermann and M.J. Gordon
Ann. Rev. Chem. Bio. Eng. 9, 1 (2018).

First-principles investigation of competing magnetic interactions in Heusler (Mn,Fe)Ru2Sn solid solutions
E. Decolvenaere, M.J. Gordon, R. Seshadri, and A. Van der Ven
Phys. Rev. B 96, 165109 (2017).
Biomimetic nanostructures in ZnS and ZnSe provide broadband anti-reflectivity
L. Chan, E.A. DeCuir, R. Fu, D.E. Morse, and M.J. Gordon
J. of Optics 19, 114007 (2017).
Oxygen evolution on F-doped NiO electrocatalysts deposited via microplasma
A.C. Pebley, E. Decolvenaere, T.M. Pollock, and M.J. Gordon
Nanoscale 9, 15070-15082 (2017).
Catalytic molten metals for the direct conversion of methane to hydrogen and separable carbon
D.C. Upham, Z.R. Snodgrass, A. Khechfe, V. Agarwal, M.J. Gordon, H. Metiu, and E.W. McFarland
Science 358, 917 (2017).
Enhanced light extraction from free-standing InGaN/GaN light emitters using bio-inspired backside surface structuring
C.D. Pynn, L. Chan, F. Lora Gonzalez, A. Berry, D. Hwang, H. Wu, T. Margalith, D. Morse, S.P. Denbaars, and M.J. Gordon
Optics Express 25, 15778 (2017).
A comparative study of the reduction of silver and gold salts in water by a cathodic microplasma electrode
C. De Vos, J. Baneton, M. Witzke, J. Dille, S. Godet, M.J. Gordon, R.M. Sankaran, and F. Reniers
J. Phys. D: Applied Physics 50, 105206 (2017).
Fabrication and optical behavior of graded-index, moth-eye anti-reflective surfaces in CdTe
L. Chan, A. Goshal, E.A. DeCuir, Y.P. Chen, D.E Morse, and M.J. Gordon
J. Vac. Sci. Tech. B 35, 011201 (2017).
Molten salt chemical looping for reactive separation of HBr in a halogen-based natural gas conversion process
D.C. Upham, Z.R. Snodgrass, M.T. Zavareh, T.B. McConnaughy, M.J. Gordon, H. Metiu, and E. McFarland
Chem. Eng. Sci. 106C, 245 (2017).

Microplasmas for direct, substrate-independent deposition of nanostructured metal oxides
 K.E. Mackie, A.C. Pebley, M. Batala, J. Zhang, G. Stucky, and M.J. Gordon
 Appl. Phys. Lett. 109, 033110 (2016).
Effect of annealing on exchange bias and spin glass behavior in of biphasic NiFe2O4/NiO thin films
A.C. Pebley, P.E. Fuks, T.M. Pollock, and M.J. Gordon
J. Mag. Mag. Matls. 419, 29 (2016).
Tip-enhanced near field optical microscope with side-on and ATR-mode sample excitation for nanoscale Raman imaging of surfaces
A.L. Heilman and M.J. Gordon
J. Appl. Phys. 119, 223103 (2016).
Sub diffraction-limited chemical imaging of patterned phthalocyanine films using tip-enhanced near-field optical microscopy
R. Hermann and M.J. Gordon
J. Raman Spectroscopy DOI 10.1002/jrs.4968 (2016).
Wavelength-specific forward scattering of light by Bragg-reflective iridocytes in giant clams
A. Ghoshal, E. Eck, M.J. Gordon, and D.E. Morse
J. Royal Soc. Interface 13, 20160285 (2016).
Halogen-mediated oxidative dehydrogenation of propane using iodine or molten lithium iodide
D.C. Upham, M.J. Gordon, H. Metiu, and E. McFarland
Catalysis Letters, DOI 10.1007/s10562-016-1701-1 (2016).
Doped rhodium sulfide and thiospinel hydrogen evolution and oxidation electrocatalysts in strong acid electrolytes
N. Singh, M.J. Gordon, H. Metiu, and E. McFarland
J. Applied Electrochemistry 46, 497 (2016).

Testing predictions from density functional theory at finite temperatures: beta 2-like ground states in Co-Pt
L. Decolvenaere, M.J. Gordon, and A. Van der Ven
Phys. Rev. B 92, 085119 (2015).
Enhancing near-infrared light absorption in PtSi thin films for Schottky barrier IR detectors using moth-eye surface structures
Federico Lora Gonzalez and M.J. Gordon
Optics Letters 40(7), 1512 (2015).
A simple colloidal lithography method to fabricate large-area moth-eye anti-reflective structures on Si, Ge, and GaAs for IR applications
F. Lora Gonzalez, L. Chan, A. Berry, D.E. Morse, and M.J. Gordon
J. Vac. Sci. Tech. B 32(5), 051213 (2014).
Microplasma-based growth of biphasic NiFe2O4/NiO nanogranular films for exchange bias applications
A. Pebley, A. Peek, T. Pollock, and M.J. Gordon
Chem. Mater. 26(20), 6026–6032 (2014).
Effect of silane coupling agent chemistry on electrical breakdown across hybrid organic-inorganic insulating films
R. Diebold, M.J. Gordon, and D. Clarke
ACS App. Mat. Interfaces 6(15), 11932 (2014).
Bio-inspired, sub-wavelength surface structures for ultra-broadband, omni-directional anti-reflection in the mid and far IR
F. Lora Gonzalez and M.J. Gordon
Optics Express 22, 12808-12816 (2014).
Importance of diffuse scattering phenomena in moth-eye arrays for broadband infrared applications
F. Lora Gonzalez, D.E. Morse, and M.J. Gordon
Optics Letters 39, 13-16 (2014).

Thin-film deposition with high pressure capillary micro-discharges under different supersonic flow and shock regimes
T.L. Koh and M.J. Gordon
J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 46, 495204 (2013).
Slit-based supersonic microplasma jets: Scalable sources for nanostructured thin film deposition
T. Koh, I. Chiles, and M.J. Gordon
Appl. Phys. Lett. 103, 163115 (2013).
Spray deposition of nanostructured metal films using hydrodynamically stabilized, high pressure microplasmas
T.L. Koh and M.J. Gordon
J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A 31, 061312 (2013) (Cover article).
Electronic structure disorder, vibronic coupling, and charge transfer excitons in poly(fluorene-alt-bithiophene):fullerene films
I. Riisness and M.J. Gordon
Appl. Phys. Lett. 102, 113302 (2013).
Optical measures of thermally induced chain ordering and oxidative damage in polythiophene films
C. Carach and M.J. Gordon
J. Phys. Chem. B 117, 1950-1957 (2013).
Growth of nanostructured CuO thin films via microplasma-assisted, reactive chemical vapor deposition at high pressures
T. Koh, E. O’Hara, and M.J. Gordon
J. Cryst. Growth 363, 69-75 (2012).
Influence of step-edge vs. terrace sites on temperature-dependent C2H2 hydrogenation with Ag-doped Pt nanoparticles
L.C. Jones and M.J. Gordon
J. Phys. Chem. C 116, 23472-23476 (2012).
Microplasma-based synthesis of vertically aligned metal oxide nanostructures
T.L. Koh, E.C. O’Hara, and M.J. Gordon
Nanotechnology 23, 425603 (2012).
Quantitative mechanical and electrical interrogation of nanomaterials using scanning probe microscopy
R. Ramos and M.J. Gordon
in Application of Nanomaterials, Ch. 1, American Scientific Publishers, ISBN: 1-58883-181-7 (2012).
Reflection-mode, confocal, tip-enhanced Raman spectroscopy system for scanning chemical microscopy of surfaces
R. Ramos and M.J. Gordon
Rev. Sci. Inst. 83, 093706 (2012)
Raman and low temperature photoluminescence spectroscopy of polymer disorder in bulk heterojunction solar cell films
C. Carach, I. Riisness, and M.J. Gordon
Appl. Phys. Lett. 101, 083302 (2012).
Partial hydrogenation of C2H2 on Ag-doped Pt nanoparticles
L.C. Jones, Z. Buras, and M.J. Gordon
J. Phys. Chem. C 116, 12982 (2012).
Near-field artifacts in tip-enhanced Raman spectroscopy
R. Ramos and M.J. Gordon
Appl. Phys. Lett. 100, 213111 (2012).
Spatially resolved spectral mapping of phase mixing and charge transfer excitons in bulk heterojunciton solar cell films
I. Riisness, C. Carach, and M.J. Gordon
Appl. Phys. Lett. 100, 073308 (2012).

Mechanical deformation and fracture of cantilevered silicon nanowires
M.J. Gordon, T. Baron, F. Dhalluin, P. Gentile, and P. Ferret
Nanoletters 9(2), 529 (2009).
Gas-surface reactions at high collision energies?
M.J. Gordon, X. Qin, A. Kutana, and K.P. Giapis
J. Am. Chem. Soc. 131, 1927 (2009).
Metallic nano-crystals for flash memories
J. Dufourcq, P. Mur, M.J. Gordon, S. Minoret, R. Coppard, and T. Baron
Mat. Sci & Eng. C 27, 1496 (2007).
Statistics of electrical breakdown field in HfO2 and SiO2 from millimeter to nanometer length scales
C. Sire, S. Blonkowski, M.J. Gordon, and T. Baron
Appl. Phys. Lett. 91, 242905 (2007).
Evidence of simultaneous double-electron promotion in F+ collisions with surfaces
J. Mace, M.J. Gordon, and K.P. Giapis
Phys. Rev. Lett. 97, 257603 (2006).
Si nanowire growth and characterization using a microelectronics-compatible catalyst: PtSi
T. Baron, M. Gordon, F. Dhalluin, C. Ternon, P. Ferret, and P. Gentile
Appl. Phys. Lett. 89, 233111 (2006).
Separation of colloidal nanoparticles using capillary immersion forces
M.J. Gordon and D. Peyrade
Appl. Phys. Lett. 89, 053112 (2006).
Neutralization of hyperthermal Ne+ on metal surfaces
A. Kutana, M.J. Gordon, and K.P. Giapis
Nucl. Inst. Meth. B 248, 16 (2006)
Direct observation and localization of colloidal nanoparticles on patterned surfaces by capillary forces
D. Peyrade, M. Gordon, G. Hyvert, K. Berton, and J. Tallal
Microelec. Eng. 83, 1521 (2006).
AFM characterization of anti-sticking layers used in nanoimprint
J. Tallal, M. Gordon, K. Berton, and D. Peyrade
Microelec. Eng. 83, 851 (2006).
Amplitude mode electrostatic force microscopy in UHV: quantification of nanocrystal charge storage
M.J. Gordon and T. Baron
Phys. Rev. B 72, 165420 (2005).
4 Inch lift-off by trilayer nanoimprint lithography
J. Tallal, K. Berton, M. Gordon, and D. Peyrade
J. Vac. Sci. Tech. B 23, 2914 (2005).
Replication of sub-40 nm gap nanoelectrodes over an 8-in. substrate by nanoimprint lithography
J. Tallal, D. Peyrade, F. Lazzarino, K. Berton, C. Perret, M. Gordon, C. Gourgon, and P. Schiavone
Microelec. Eng. 78-79, 676 (2005).
Charge exchange mechanisms at the threshold of inelasticity in Ne+ collisions with surfaces
M.J. Gordon, J. Mace, and K.P. Giapis
Phys. Rev. A 72, 012904 (2005).
A low-energy ion beamline scattering apparatus for surface science investigations
M.J. Gordon and K.P. Giapis
Rev. Sci. Inst. 76, 083302 (2005).
Gas surface dynamics and profile evolution during etching of silicon
G.S. Hwang, C.M. Anderson, M.J. Gordon, T.A. Moore, T.K. Minton, and K.P. Giapis
Phys. Rev. Lett. 77, 3049 (1996).
Low-temperature incineration of mixed wastes using bulk metal-oxide catalysts
M.J. Gordon, S. Gaur, S. Kelkar, and R.M. Baldwin
Catalysis Today 28, 305 (1996)