AIF 2017 Best Paper Award

Please join us to congratulate Katherine Marusak,  from the group of Joseph Tracy (MSE) for a publication in Chemistry of Materials on CoNi nanoparticles and their conversion to phosphides and Nathalia Oriz from the group of Gufeng Wang (Chemistry) for work published in Journal of Physical Chemistry C. Congratulations to these authors on their excellent work!  Their research work involves employing many analytical instruments housed at AIF.

The AIF Best Paper Awards are given annually to reward and encourage exceptional research results that utilize the state-of-the-art facilities and staff at AIF. Recipients are selected by a committee of faculty and staff. The award is presented at the annual MRS/ASM/AVS Joint Symposium at NCSU and student authors receive a cash award.


Size and Composition Control of CoNi Nanoparticles and Their Conversion into Phosphides

Chemistry of Materials

PI: Joseph Tracy

First Author: Katherine Marusak


Anisotropic Overgrowth of Palladium on Gold Nanorods in the Presence of Salicylic Acid Family Additives

Journal of Physical Chemistry C

PI: Gufeng Wang

First author: Nathalia Oriz