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Yuyuan Lin

5th year PhD student
Department of Materials Science and Engineering

Northwestern University

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Education

 

Ph.D.

in Materials Science and Engineering

Northwestern University, Evanston, IL, USA

2010-2014 (expected)

 

M.S.

in Physics

Tulane University, New Orleans, LA, USA

2008-2009

 

B.S.

in Applied Physics

Dalian University of Technology, Dalian, China

2004-2008

Research Interests

 

  • Atomic surface structures of catalytic nanoparticles

  • Catalytic properties of materials with different atomic surface structures

  • Advanced TEM techniques (HREM, STEM, EDS, EELS, andHREM image simulations)

  • Oxide nanoparticle growth

  • Density functional theory

Publications

 

[1] Y. Lin, K. R. Poeppelmeier, L. D. Marks, Atomic surface structure characterization of catalytic nanocrystals, book chapter, to be published in 2014 by Elsevier

[2] Y. Lin, Z. Wu, J. Wen, K. R. Poeppelmeier, L. D. Marks, Imaging the Atomic Surface Structures of CeO2 Nanoparticles, Nano Letters, 14 (2014) 191-196

[3] Y. Lin, J. Wen, L. Hu, R. M. Kennedy, P. C. Stair, K. R. Poeppelmeier, L. D. Marks, Synthesis-Dependent Atomic Surface Structures of Oxide Nanoparticles, Physical Review Letters, 111 (2013) 156101

[4] Y. Lin, A. E. Becerra-Toledo, F. Silly, K. R. Poeppelmeier, M. R. Castell, L. D. Marks, The (2×2) Reconstructions on the SrTiO3 (001) Surface: A Combined Scanning Tunneling Microscopy and Density Functional Theory Study, Surface Science, 605 (2011) L51-L55

[5] X. Tang, H. Lu, Q. Zhang, J. Zhao, Y. Lin, Study on Interactions between Cadmium and Defects in Cd-Doped ZnO by First-Principle Calculations, Solid State Science, 13 (2011) 384-387

[6] X. Tang, H. Lu, Q. Zhang, S. Zhong, Y. Lin, A Comparing Study on the Evolution of Pd/Ni (100) and Pt/Ni(100) Heteroepitaxial Systems, Physica B: Condensed Matter, 405 (2010) 29-33

Presentations

 

[1] “Atomic surface structures of SrTiO3 nanocuboids”, International Materials Research Congress (IMRC) 2013, Cancun, Mexico

[2] “Atomic surface structures of SrTiO3 nanocuboids”, Microscopy and Microanalysis 2013 Meeting, August 2013, Indianapolis, IN, presentation

[3] “Controlling atomic surface structures of nanocrystals”, 245th American Chemical Society National Meeting, April 2013, New Orleans, LA, presentation

[4] “Atomic surface structures of SrTiO3 nanocuboids”, Argonne User Meeting, May 2012, Argonne, IL, presentation (invited)

 

Contact Information

2220 Campus Dr.
Cook Hall 2036
Evanston, IL 60208-3108
Tel:  (504)812-0463
YuyuanLin2014@u.northwestern.edu