PhD Candidate, Seshadri Group
I joined the Seshadri group at UC Santa Barbara in Fall 2011, and am working on the development of biphasic metal oxides. It has been found that new and desireable properties arise when multiple phases are in intimate contact, so there is considerable interest in this potentially fruitful class of materials. Although my work is focused on metal oxides, this is part of a larger research effort at the MRL to develop a fundamental understanding of the properties that arise from the interaction of multiple phases in proximity.
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