Lab News

  • 2019-07-25: Kevin Brennan sucessfully completed his final poster session for the REU program. Congratulations!
  • 2019-05-20: Kevin Brennan from University of Buffalo joins the group as a FMMI REU student. Welcome!
  • 2019-05-20: Keegan Suero from Hillsborough Community College joins the group as a FMMI REU student. Welcome!
  • 2019-02-11: Rubayat's review paper "Ångström-Scale, Atomically Thin 2D Materials for Corrosion Mitigation and Passivation" is accepted by Coatings. Congratulations!
  • 2019-01-07: Xiaohe Luan joins the group as a Graduate student. Welcome!
  • 2019-01-07: Stanley Agbakansi joins the group as a Graduate student. Welcome!
  • 2018-11-17: Emily Phan joins the group as an undergraduate student. Welcome!
  • 2018-10-11: Wyatt Panaccione joins the group as an undergraduate student. Welcome!
  • 2018-09-18: Our proposal on optical profilometry of 2D/metal surfaces was named a 2018 Edmund Optics Educational Award finalist. Congratulations!
  • 2018-08-14: Yun Jo Jeong joins the group as a Ph.D. student. Welcome!
  • 2018-08-07: The NM3L sets up its new lab.
  • 2018-05-02: Zhewen Yin joins the group as a Ph.D. student. Welcome!
  • 2018-04-13: MD Rubayat-e Tanjil joins the group as a Ph.D. student. Welcome!
  • NM3L Research Mission

    Nanomechanics, Nanomaterials, NanoManufacturing Laboratory @ USF

    We strive to better the health and security of our planet through investigations into fundamental interfacial and surface phenomena to elucidate emergent mechanisms and pathways towards manipulation of matter at the Angstrom scale.

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    Publications

    Papers

    Anirudh Krishna, Jin Myung Kim, Juyoung Leem, Michael Cai Wang, SungWoo Nam, Jaeho Lee. Ultraviolet to Mid-Infrared Emissivity Control by Mechanically Reconfigurable Graphene. Nano letters, 2019.

    Juyoung Leem, Yeageun Lee, Michael Cai Wang, Jin Myung Kim, Jihun Mun, Md Farhadul Haque, Sang-Woo Kang, SungWoo Nam. Crack-assisted, localized deformation of van der Waals materials for enhanced strain confinement. 2D Materials, 2019.

    Sun Sang Kwon, Jonghyun Choi, Mohammad Heiranian, Yerim Kim, Won Jun Chang, Peter Knapp, Michael Cai Wang, Jin Myung Kim, Narayana R Aluru, Won Il Park, SungWoo Nam. Electrical Double Layer of Supported Atomically-thin Materials. Nano letters, 2019.

    Anirudh Krishna, Jin Myung Kim, Juyoung Leem, Michael Cai Wang, SungWoo Nam, Jaeho Lee. Dynamic Radiative Thermal Management by Crumpled Graphene. In 2019 18th IEEE Intersociety Conference on Thermal and Thermomechanical Phenomena in Electronic Systems (ITherm), 2019, 5: 797-802.

    Pilgyu Kang, Michael Cai Wang, Peter M Knapp, Kyoung-Ho Kim, Hong-Gyu Park, SungWoo Nam. Crumple nanostructuring of atomically thin 2D materials for flexible optoelectronic devices and plasmonic metamaterials. In 2D Photonic Materials and Devices II, 2019,2(10920): 109200F.

    Md Rubayat-E Tanjil, Yunjo Jeong, Zhewen Yin, Wyatt Panaccione, Michael Cai Wang. Ångström-Scale, Atomically Thin 2D Materials for Corrosion Mitigation and Passivation. Coatings, 2019, 9(2): 133.

    Yijue Diao, Gus Greenwood, Michael Cai Wang, SungWoo Nam, and Rosa M. Espinosa-Marzal. Slippery and sticky graphene in water. ACS Nano, 2019.

    Matthew R. Rosenberger, Michael Cai Wang, Xu Xie, John A. Rogers, SungWoo Nam, and William P. King. Measuring individual carbon nanotubes and single graphene sheets using atomic force microscope infrared spectroscopy. Nanotechnology, 2017, 28(35): 355707.

    Michael Cai Wang, Juyoung Leem, Pilgyu Kang, Jonghyun Choi, Peter Knapp, Keong Yong, and SungWoo Nam. Mechanical instability driven self-assembly and architecturing of 2D materials. 2D Materials, 2017, 4(2): 022002.

    Jonghyun Choi, Jihun Mun, Michael Cai Wang, Ali Ashraf, SangWoo Kang, and SungWoo Nam. Hierarchical, dual-scale structures of atomically thin MoS2 for tunable wetting. Nano Letters, 2017, 17(3): 1756-1761.

    Michael Cai Wang, Widianto P. Moestopo, Satoshi Takekuma, Shama Farabi Barna, Richard T. Haasch, and SungWoo Nam. A sustainable approach to large area transfer of graphene and recycling of the copper substrate. Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 2017, 5(43): 11226-11232.

    Pilgyu Kang, Michael Cai Wang, and SungWoo Nam. Bioelectronics with two-dimensional materials. Microelectronic Engineering, 2016, 161: 18-35.

    Ali Ashraf, Yanbin Wu, Michael Cai Wang, Keong Yong, Tao Sun, Yuhang Jing, Richard T. Haasch, Narayana R. Aluru, and SungWoo Nam. Doping-induced tunable wettability and adhesion of graphene. Nano Letters, 2016, 16(7): 4708-4712.

    Pilgyu Kang, Michael Cai Wang, Peter M. Knapp, and SungWoo Nam. Crumpled graphene photodetector with enhanced, strain‐tunable, and wavelength‐selective photoresponsivity. Advanced Materials, 2016, 28(23): 4639-4645.

    Juyoung Leem, Michael Cai Wang, Pilgyu Kang, and SungWoo Nam. Mechanically self-assembled, three-dimensional graphene–gold hybrid nanostructures for advanced nanoplasmonic sensors. Nano Letters, 2015, 15(11): 7684-7690.

    Jonghyun Choi, Hoe Joon Kim, Michael Cai Wang, Juyoung Leem, William P. King, and SungWoo Nam. Three-dimensional integration of graphene via swelling, shrinking, and adaptation. Nano Letters, 2015, 15(7): 4525-4531.

    Michael Cai Wang, SungGyu Chun, Ryan Steven Han, Ali Ashraf, Pilgyu Kang, and SungWoo Nam. Heterogeneous, three-dimensional texturing of graphene. Nano Letters, 2015, 15(3): 1829-1835.

    Ali Ashraf, Yanbin Wu, Michael C. Wang, Narayana R. Aluru, Seyed A. Dastgheib, and SungWoo Nam. Spectroscopic investigation of the wettability of multilayer graphene using highly ordered pyrolytic graphite as a model material. Langmuir, 2014, 30(43): 12827-12836.

    Jonghyun Choi, Michael Cai Wang, Ronald Young S. Cha, Won Il Park, and SungWoo Nam. Graphene bioelectronics. Biomedical Engineering Letters, 2013, 3(4): 201-208.

    Patents

    Three-dimensional texturing of two-dimensional materials, SW Nam, CM Wang - US Patent 9,908,285, 2018

    Book Chapters

    Michael Cai Wang, Jonghyun Choi, Jaehoon Bang, SungGyu Chun, Brandon Smith, and SungWoo Nam. Monolithic Graphene–Graphite Integrated Electronics. Nanomaterials, Polymers, and Devices: Materials Functionalization and Device Fabrication, 2015: 523-538.