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April 5th, 2008

Yang receives grant from AFOSR

Abstract:
The Air Force Office of Scientific Research (AFOSR) has given Eui-Hyeok Yang, Associate Professor in the Department of Mechanical Engineering, a grant to conduct nanoelectronics research based on carbon nanotube (CNT) quantum dots. Yang will serve as Principal Investigator of the project which is named "Ultra-High-Speed Single Electron Memory Devices based on Carbon Nanotube Quantum Dots." Yang will also work alongside Frank Fisher, Mechanical Engineering Professor, and Stefan Strauf, Assistant Professor of Physics. Dan Choi, a professor and materials scientist at the University of Idaho, will also work with the Stevens team. Choi will mainly work on improving the CNT materials while Professor Strauf will "give his expertise on single electron transport mechanism[s]."

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