Published on Friday August 18, 2006
Dr. Adam Fontecchio, assistant professor of electrical and computer engineering (ECE) and MSE affiliated faculty member, Dr. Yury Gogotsi, professor of MSE and director of the A. J. Drexel Nanotechnology Institute, Davide Mattia and María Pía Rossi, MSE Ph.D. students, and Hemang Shah, ECE graduate student, have published the paper, "Imaging Liquid Crystals Confined in Carbon Nanopipes" in the August 16, 2006 issue of Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science and Technology.
The paper was also published in Applied Physics Letters, no. 89 (2006). Fontecchio, Shah, and Anna Fox, ECE graduate student, presented four posters and the talk "Physical Interactions of Liquid Crystals with Carbon Nanopipes" (prepared with Rossi, Mattia, and Gogotsi) at the 21st International Liquid Crystal Conference in Keystone, CO in July 2006.