# News 2019

April 22, 2019, Our article titled “Strain vs. charge mediated magnetoelectric coupling across the magnetic oxide/ferroelectric interfaces. is published by the Royal Society of Chemistry: RSC Advances 9 (29), 13033-13041, 2019.

April 10, 2019: Prof. Fohtung presents the group’s latest results as an invited seminar at the Division of Synchrotron Radiation, of the Physics Department at Lund University, Sweden.  Prof. Edwin Fohtung presents the groups latest results in as an invited talk titled “X-ray mapping of Topological Relics of Symmetry Breaking in Ferroics using Coherent X-ray Probes. This research project is generously funded by the  DOD AFOSR.

March 28, 2019, Our article titled ” Bragg Coherent Diffractive Imaging of Strain at the Nanoscale” is published in the Journal of Applied Physics.

March 18, 2019: Prof. Fohtung presents the group’s latest results as an invited talk at the Institute for Photon Science (IPS), of the Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT), Karlsruhe Germany  (03.18.2019).  Prof. Edwin Fohtung presents the groups latest results in as an invited talk titled ” X-ray Nanovision of Ferroic Phases in Multiferroics. This research project is generously funded by the  DOD AFOSR.

March 14, 2019, Our article titled “Enhanced magnetism in lightly doped manganite heterostructures: strain or stoichiometry?” is published in Nanoscale, 2019,11, 7364-7370; http://dx.doi.org/10.1039/C8NR09693G

March 10-14, 2019, Dmitry Karpov presented our group research as an invited oral talk (titled “Three-dimensional imaging of vortex phase in ferroic materials”) at the TMS Annual Meeting & Exhibition Symposium on Characterization of Materials through High-Resolution Imaging held in San Antonio, TX.

# News 2018

December 14, 2018, Tassos presents some of the group’s recent findings as a seminar at LANL titled “Advanced electronic and energy materials through coherent scattering techniques”.

November 23, 2018, Dmitry Karpov presented his research conducted at the Fohtung Research Group in a poster and a flash-talk (titled “Three-dimensional imaging of ferroic materials using coherent X-rays”) at an annual PSI Condensed Matter Retreat at the Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology (EMPA, Dübendorf), winning a poster prize. Link to the book of abstracts (page 59): https://tinyurl.com/y7umtjhv

September 23, 2018, Our book  chapter titled “Bragg Coherent Diffraction Imaging Techniques at 3rd and 4th Generation Light Sources” is published in the book “Materials Discovery and Design” as part of the Springer Series in Materials Science book series (SSMATERIALS, volume 280)

# Prof. Edwin Fohtung Presents the groups latest results in as an invited talk at RPI.  This research project is generously funded by the LANS/DOE, the LANSCE Professorship and LDRD in Los Alamos National Laboratory and the DOD AFOSR.  (09.12.2018)

September 13, 2018, Dr. Anastasios (Tassos) Pateras gives a physics colloquium and seminar at NMSU titled “Strain and Polarization Dynamics in Energy and ElectronicMaterials Through Novel X-Ray Imaging Techniques”

September 8, 2018, Dr. Anastasios Pateras joins from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. Welcome, Tasos!!

August 14, 2018, Dr. Dmitry Karpov leaves the group and joins the Swiss Light Source (SLS) at the Paul Scherrer Institut as a postdoctoral scientist at the Coherent Small-Angle X-ray Scattering cSAXS beamline. Congrats Dima!!

Prof. Fohtung presents the group’s latest results as an invited talk in the Coherence 2018: International Workshop on Phase Retrieval and Coherent Scattering at Port Jefferson, NY  (06.26.2018)

Prof. Edwin Fohtung presents the groups latest results in as an invited talk titled “ Imaging of ferroelectric vortices in complex oxides”. This research project is generously funded by the LANS/DOE, the LANSCE Professorship and LDRD in Los Alamos National Laboratory and the DOD AFOSR.

June 16, 2018, Dr. Richard Mbatang leaves the group and joins Intel corporation, Portland Oregon as a process engineer. Congrats Richard!!

May 16, 2018, Elijah Scholds joins the group. Welcome, Elijah!!

May 16, 2018, Dmitry Karpov Defends his Ph.D. Dissertation. Congrats Dima!!

May 07, 2018 Our article titled ” A Shack-Hartmann Sensor for Single-Shot Multi-Contrast Imaging with Hard X-rays” is published in the Journal of Applied Sciences

May 01, 2018, Hannah Rich leaves the group. You shall be missed Hannah!!

## Erandi Wijerathna presents a contributed talk at the APS March Meeting in San Antonio, TX (03.04.2015)

Erandi Wijerathna presents her latest results on Strain and defects in Core-Shell Ni-NiO nanoparticle at the Annual American Physical Society (APS) March meeting in San Antonio, Texas.

## Douglas Brown receives a 500 USD award (09.04.2014)

Douglas Brown presents his latest results on gradient and density constraints applicable to Iterative Phase retrieval algorithms at the International Workshop on Phase Retrieval and Coherence 2014 poster session in Chicago. He receives a \$500 USD  award.

## Welcome new group members Cameron, Mbatang and Wijerathna (08.18.2014)

Erandi Wijerathna and Richard Mbatang join the Fohtung Research Group as PhD research assistants while Cameron Radesovic joins as an undergradute research assistant.