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Steigerwalt, Eve
Ph.D. in Chemistry, August 2001

Research Information

Ph.D. in Chemistry, August 2001

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Ph.D. Dissertation
Preparation and Characterization of Novel Nanocomposite Materials

Ph.D. Advisor
Charles Lukehart, Chemistry

Ph.D. Committee
Timothy Hanusa
Tingyu Li
Bridget Rogers
Robert Weller

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Selected Publications

Carbon nanofibers "Spot-Welded" to carbon paper by carbothermal reduction: A Nano/Micron-Scale hierarchical architecture having low contact resistance. Li, J; Steigerwalt, ES; Sambandam, S; Lu, W; Lukehart, CM, CHEMISTRY OF MATERIALS, 19, 6001-6006 , (2007)

Carbothermal transformation of a graphitic carbon nanofiber/silica aerogel composite to a SiC/silica nanocomposite. Lu, WJ; Steigerwalt, ES; Moore, JT; Sullivan, LM; Collins, WE; Lukehart, CM, JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, 4, 803-808 , (2004)

Rapid preparation of Pt-Ru/graphitic carbon nanofiber nanocomposites as DMFC anode catalysts using microwave processing. Steigerwalt, ES; Deluga, GA; Lukehart, CM, JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, 3, 247-251 , (2003)

Preparation of graphitic carbon nanofibers with the use of water-soluble supports. Steigerwalt, ES; Lukehart, CM, JOURNAL OF NANOSCIENCE AND NANOTECHNOLOGY, 2, 25-28 , (2002)

Pt-Ru/carbon fiber nanocomposites: Synthesis, characterization, and performance as anode catalysts of direct methanol fuel cells. A search for exceptional performance. Steigerwalt, ES; Deluga, GA; Lukehart, CM, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B, 106, 760-766 , (2002)

A Pt-Ru/graphitic carbon nanofiber nanocomposite exhibiting high relative performance as a direct-methanol fuel cell anode catalyst. Steigerwalt, ES; Deluga, GA; Cliffel, DE; Lukehart, CM, JOURNAL OF PHYSICAL CHEMISTRY B, 105, 8097-8101 , (2001)

 
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