Analysis of Fibrillar Structures for the Engineering of Polymeric Transistors
22 Jan 2018 | Contributor(s):: Persson, Nils Erland
Advisors: Martha A. Grover, Elsa Reichmanis, Carson Meredith, Joseph Schork, Jye-Chyi LuImage processing software was developed and applied to the analysis of polymer nanofiber microstructures in poly(3-hexylthiophene) (P3HT)-based organic field effect transistors. A large database of processing,...
Calculation, Utilization, and Inference of Spatial Statistics in Practical Spatio-Temporal Data
17 Aug 2017 | Contributor(s):: Cecen, Ahmet
Advisors: Surya R. Kalidindi, Le Song, Hamid Garmestani, Duen H. Chau, Sung H. KangThe direct influence of spatial and structural arrangement in various length scales to the performance characteristics of materials is a core premise of materials science. Spatial correlations in the form of...
Towards a Taxonomy of Materials Science Imaging Challenges and Opportunities
08 May 2017 | Contributor(s):: Robert Pienta
This work investigates common imaging challenges faced by materials science practitioners. We investigate challenges from crowd-sourced images and investigate canonical and effective solutions to a number of common challenges we found.The work investigates:Contrast enhancementNoise reductionImage...
Quantitative Metallography Tracking and Analysis for the Scanning Laser Epitaxy Process Applied to CMSX-4 and Rene-80 Nickel-Based Superalloys
13 Nov 2012 | Contributor(s):: Gambone, Justin J.
Advisors: Suman Das, Arun M. Gokhale, Yan WangThis thesis involves the development of digital algorithms for the microstructural analysis of metallic deposits produced through the use of Scanning Laser Epitaxy (SLE). SLE is a new direct digital manufacturing (DDM) technique which allows for the...