Awards & Scholarships

2017 M&M Postdoctoral Students

 

Priyamvada Acharya* — National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Conformational Changes in HIV-1 Env Trimer Induced by a Single CD4 as Revealed by Cryo-EM
*Robert P. Apkarian Memorial Scholarship (Biological Sciences)

Cédric Barroo — Université libre de Bruxelles, Belgium
Field Emission Microscopy to Study the Catalytic Reactivity of Binary Alloys at the Nanoscale

Hamish G. Brown* — Monash University, Australia
Quantitative Specimen Electric Potential Maps using Segmented and Pixel Detectors in Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy
*Robert P. Apkarian Memorial Scholarship (Physical Sciences)

Wei Guo — Oak Ridge National Laboratory
Recent Progress of Correlative Transmission Electron Microscopy and Atom Probe Tomography for Materials Characterization

Lewys Jones* — University of Oxford, United Kingdom
Mapping the Chemistry Within, and the Strain Around, Al-alloy Precipitates at Atomic Resolution by Multi-frame Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy
*Eric Samuel Memorial Scholarship

Emi Kano — University of Tsukuba, Japan
Etching and Mending of Graphene Edges by Cu and Pt Atoms

Lin-Ze Li — University of California, Irvine
Interaction between Ferroelectric Polarization and Defects in BiFeO3 Thin Films

Dustin M. McCraw — National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases
Phantoms Models to Characterize Influenza Hemagglutinin-based Vaccines

Michelle S. Thompson — NASA Johnson Space Center
Transmission Electron Microscopy Studies of Carbonaceous Chondrites which Experienced Experimentally Simulated Space Weathering Effects

Canhui Wang — National Institute of Standards and Technology
In-situ Characterization of Catalytic Reactions Promoted by Localized Surface Plasmon Resonance Energy

Weizong Xu — North Carolina State University
Utilizing High-temperature Atomic-resolution STEM and EELS to Determine Reconstructed Surface Structure of Complex Oxide

Aiming Yan — University of California, Berkeley
Identifying and Engineering the Stacking Sequence in CVD Grown Few-layer MoS2 via Aberration-corrected STEM

Yue Zhuo — University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Label-free Imaging of Stem Cell Adhesion and Dynamic Tracking of Boundary Evolution using Photonic Crystal Enhanced Microscopy (PCEM)