Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Research Interests

  • Characterization of chemisorbed layers, surface defects and ultrathin films
  • Magnetism of ultrathin ferromagnetic films
  • Surface phase transitions and thin film stability
  • Dynamic scaling in submonolayer and thin film growth fronts
  • Electrical properties of ultrathin magnetic, non magnetic films, and nanostructures made by oblique angle deposition