|2009 - Present||Assistant Professor, Boise State University ‐ Department of Materials Science and Engineering|
|2019 - Present||DNA-Controlled Dye Aggregation – A Path to Create Quantum Entanglement|
|Department of Energy Basic Energy Sciences Established Program|
|Role: Co-principal investigator|
|Colleague(s): Jeunghoon Lee (co-principal investigator)|
|2019 - Present||Optimizing DNA-assembled Dye Aggregates for Quantum Coherent Exciton Devices|
|Department of Defense’s Office of Naval Research|
|Role: Primary Investigator|
|2018 - 2021||Understanding Interfacial Chemistry and Cation Order-Disorder in Mixed-Phased Complex|
|Department of Energy EPSCoR Program|
|Colleague(s): Hui (Claire) Xiong and Argonne National Laboratory|
Honors and Awards
- Research recognized by Editor's Choice in Science 2005
- Journal Reviewer for Physical Review Letters, Physical Review B, Advanced Materials
- Nanoscale Processing, MSE 545
- Structure of Materials, MSE 305
Atomic Layer Deposition of Molybdenum Disulfide Films Using MoF6 and ...
Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology A: Vacuum, Surfaces, and Films (2018)
Molybdenum sulfide films were grown by atomic layer deposition on silicon and fused silica substrates using molybdenum hexafluoride (MoF6) and ...
Replicated Photonic Crystals by Atomic Layer Deposition within Holographically Defined ...
Applied Physics Letters (2009)
We report the replication of holographically defined photonic crystals using multistage atomic layer deposition. Low- and high-temperature atomic layer depositions ...