Recent graduate of NMRL Dr. Kun Tian received College of Engineering Outstanding Dissertation Award.

Dr. Tiwari receives US Air Force Research Laboratory’s Summer Research Fellowship (AFRL-SFFP) Award

Karthikeyan Baskaran successfully completed PhD Qualifying Exam. Congratulations, Karthikeyan!

Kun Tian successfully defends her Ph.D. Dissertation. Congratulations, Dr. Tian!

Yinong Yin successfully defends her Ph.D. proposal. Congratulations, Yinong!

NMRL Ph.D. Student Kun Tian receives first prize in 2017 3MT competition

Prof. Tiwari inducted into the Editorial Board of Scientific Reports, a journal from Nature Publishing Group

Google Scholar Citations


Nanostructured Materials

Nanostructured materials research lab is actively involved in cutting-edge research focused on advanced materials. Our focus is on low-deminsional systems such as thin films, nanodots, and multi-layered structures. Various different projects are currently ongoing in the lab. More details about our group and specific research projects can be found by navigating this Web site.


2D SnO: A new member of van der Waals Semiconductor family
MoS2 contour mapping

Our recent publication, "2D Tin Monoxide—An Unexplored p-Type van der Waals Semiconductor: Material Characteristics and Field Effect Transistors", on the jounal cover of Advanced Electronic Materials, 2, 2, (2016).

Monolayer MoS2 film
MoS2 contour mapping

Raman map of monolayer MoS2 film prepared by PLD technique. Gene et al, APL Materials 2015.

Ferromagnetic transistors
Ferro transistor

Ferromagnetic Dielectrics to pave way for next generation Spin LEDs and Spin FETs...