NIST Sigma Xi Postdoctoral Poster Presentation (PPP)
26th annual Postdoctoral Poster Presentation AWARD WINNERS
Biology, Biotechnology, and Chemistry
Ilabahen Patel "Synthesis and characterization of fluorescent cellulose nanofibrils for toxicological risk assessment"
Christina Bergonzo, "Maximizing accuracy of RNA structure in refinement against residual dipolar couplings"
Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, and Materials
Adam Biacchi, "Raman crystallography as a probe of phonon-mediated anisotropic carrier mobility in single crystal organic semiconductors"
Siyuan Zhang, "Contact engineering for monolayer transition-metal dichalcogenide by molecular doping"
Engineering and Physics
Amber McCreary, "Spin-phonon coupling, spin waves, and other phenomena in layered magnetic materials via Raman spectroscopy"
Ryan Need, "Exchange bias and closure domains in a ferromagnetic multilayer with orthogonal anisotropies"
Nanotechnology and Polymers
Ryan Murphy, "Capillary Rheo-SANS: Measuring the nanostructure and rheology of complex fluids at high shear rates"
William McGehee, "Direct-write lithiation of silicon using a focused ion beam of Li+"
25th annual Postdoctoral Poster Presentation AWARD WINNERS
engineering and polymers
Joel Sarapas, "A route to idealized networks using bottlebrush polymers"
Tyler Martin, "pyPRISM: A computational tool for liquid-state theory calculations of macromolecular materials"
Information technology, mathematics, and materials
Trevor Braun, "The role of additive surface adsorption during electrodeposition: How fundamental measurements linked to theoretical models enhance material design"
Adam Biacchi, "Measuring electrical transport in individual anisotropic 2D colloidal nanocrystals or How i learned to stop worrying and employ time-resolved terahertz spectroscopy"
biology, biotechnology, and chemistry
Edward Kwee, "Large field of view quantitative phase imaging of induced pluripotent stem cells and optical pathlength reference materials"
Kevin Roy, "Multiplexed accurate genome editing with trackable, genomic barcodes"
Daniel Walkup, "A quantum Berry phase switch in circular graphene resonators"
Roberto De Alba, "Absolute deflection measurements in a MEMS/NEMS Fabry-Perot interferometry system"
24th annual Postdoctoral Poster Presentation AWARD WINNERS
Electronic & Magnetic Materials and Engineering
Brian Roxworthy, "Electromechanical resonance tuning and phonon lasing of individual optical meta‑molecules"
Yiliang Bao, "An optomechanical accelerometer with a high‑finesse hemispherical optical cavity"
Biology, Biotechnology, and Chemistry
Connie Remoroza, "Fingerprinting prebiotic oligosaccharides in NIST human milk reference material (SRM 1953) by HILIC-ESI mass spectrometry"
Erica Stein, "Considerations for digital droplet PCR to quantitatively measure miRNA using a two-stage method"
Computer Modeling & Simulation and Physics
Qing Li, "Octave Spanning microresonator frequency combs for metrology"
MD Hassan, "The precision measurement of the electron-antineutrino correlation in neutron beta decay"
Nathan Mahynski, "Self-assembly of multi-flavored two-dimensional colloidal crystals"
Energy, Water, & Environment and Polymers
Mirjana Dimitrievska, "Neutron Scattering Studies of Hygrogenous Materials for next generation energy storage"
Kenneth Mineart, "Versatile cholesterol functionalized block copolymers in aqueous dispersions"
23rd annual Postdoctoral Poster Presentation AWARD WINNERS
Physics and Engineering (P, E)
Jason Liu, “Nitrogen-vacancy magnetometry on patterned permalloy nanostructures”
Jacob LaManna, “Simultaneous multimodal neutron and x-ray imaging for multiphase quantifications in engineering and material science”
Nicholas Bedford, “Elucidation of sequence-dependent structure/function relationships for monometallic and bimetallic nanoparticles: toward the establishment of bio-inspired rational design rules”
Nathan Mahynski, “Entropic control over nanoscale colloidal crystals”
Chemistry, and Polymers (C, Y)
John Royer, “A rheological signature of frictional interactions in shear thickening suspension”
Adam J. Biacchi, “Novel solution chemistry routes to 2D tin chalcogenide nanoelectronic device components”
Biology and Biotechnology (B, BT)
Elizabeth Kelley, “Towards understanding the role of lipid diversity in tuning biomembrane dynamics”
James Hands, “Rapid brain cancer diagnostics: Stratified blood serum analysis via ATR-FTIR spectroscopy”
22nd annual Postdoctoral Poster Presentation Award Winners
Karen E. Grutter, “Stress-Tuned Si3N4 Slot-Mode Optomechanical Crystals”
Ryan Beams, “Sub-Diffraction Microscopy of Two Dimensional Materials”
Bharath Natarajan, “3D Electron Tomography for Quantitative Analysis of Aligned Carbon Nanotube Filled Polymers”
Alexander Grutter, “Probing Domain Structure in High-Density Segmented Nanowire Arrays through Polarization Analyzed SANS”
Chemistry, Engineering, and Math (CEM)
Bryan A. Bryce, “Mechanical silicon vapor-liquid-solid nanowire sensors”
Krishna C. Balram, “GaAs piezo-nanobeam optomechanical cavities”
Biology, Biotechnology, and Polymers (BBP)
P. Douglas Godfrin, “Cluster mediated dynamics and viscosity in concentration protein formulations”
Muzhou “Mitchell” Wang, “Dynamics of entangled-rod-coil block copolymers”