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John Kieffer

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  1. Heinrich, C, Aldridge, M, Wineman, A, Kieffer, J, Waas, A, and Shawan, K (2012). Generation of Heat and Stress During the Cure of Polymers Used in Fiber Composites,  Int. J. Eng. Sci, 53:85-111.

  2. Kim, B, Zhen, C, Jeong, E, Kieffer, J, and Kim, J (2012). Organic Dye Design Tools for Efficient Photo-Current Generation in Dye Sensitized Solar Cells; Exciton Binding Energy and Electron Acceptor,  Adv. Func. Mat., 22:1606-1612.

  3. Ngo, K, Philipp, P, Kieffer, J, and Wirtz, T (2012). Cs oxide aggregation in SIMS craters in organic samples for optoelectronic application,  Surface Science, 606:1244-1251.

  4. Aldridge, M, Shankar, C, Zhen, C, Sui, L, Kieffer, J, Caruso, M, and Moore, J (2011). Combined Experimental and Simulation Study of the Cure Kinetics of DCPD,  J. Composite Materials, 45:1827-1835.

  5. Angibaud, L, Briquet, L, Philipp, P, Wirtz, T, and Kieffer, J (2011). Parameter Optimization in Molecular Dynamics Simulations using a Genetic Algorithm,  Nucl. Instrum. Meth. B, 269:1559-1563.

  6. Ngo, K, Philipp, P, Jin, Y, Morris, S, Shtein, M, Kieffer, J, and Wirtz, T (2011). Analysis and fragmentation of organic samples by (low-energy) dynamic SIMS,  Surf. Interface Anal., 43:88-91.

  7. Ngo, K, Philipp, P, Jin, Y, Morris, S, Shtein, M, Kieffer, J, and Wirtz, T (2011). Analysis of organic multilayered samples for optoelectronic devices by (low-energy) dynamic SIMS,  Surf. Interface Anal., 43:194-197.

  8. Philipp, M, Müller, U, Sanctuary, R, Kieffer, J, Possart, W, and Krüger, J (2011). On the interplay between transport and structure formation at epoxy-hardener interfaces visualized by scanning Brillouin microscopy,  Soft Matter, 7:118-124.

  9. Philipp, P, Briquet, L, Wirtz, T, and Kieffer, J (2011). Low-energy oxygen bombardment of silicon by MD simulations making use of a reactive force field,  Nucl. Instrum. Meth. B, 269:1555-1558.

  10. Philipp, P, Yue, Y, Wirtz, T, and Kieffer, J (2011). Ion-Matter interactions by MD simulations making use of reactive force fields,  Surf. Interface Anal., 43:112-115.

  11. Yang, M, Cao, K, Sui, L, Qi, Y, Zhu, J, Waas, A, Arruda, EM, Kieffer, J, Thouless, MD, and Kotov, NA (2011).Dispersions of Aramid Nanofibers: A New Nanoscale Building Block,  ACS NANO, 5(9):6945-6954.

  12. Zhen, C, Dai, Y, Zeng, W, Ma, Z, Chen, Z, and Kieffer, J (2011). Achieving Highly Efficient Fluorescent Blue Organic Light-Emitting Diodes Through Optimizing Molecular Structures and Device ConfigurationAdvanced Functional Materials, 21:699-707.

  13. Aldridge, M, Shankar, C, Zhen, C, Sui, L, Kieffer, J, Caruso, M, and Moore, J (2010). Combined Experimental and Simulation Study of the Cure Kinetics of DCPD,  J. Composite Materials, 44:2605-2618.

  14. Huang, L and Kieffer, J (2010). Computer Simulation, Prediction, and Design of Glasses,  Ceramic Transactions, 215:17-26.

  15. Müller, U, Philipp, M, Gervais, P, Possart, W, Wehlack, C, Kieffer, J, Sanctuary, R, and Krüger, J (2010).Combination of high-performance refractometry and infrared spectroscopy as a probe for chemically induced gelation and vitrification of epoxies,  New Journal of Physics, 12:083036.

  16. Sanctuary, R, Philipp, M, Kieffer, J, Müller, U, Possart, W, and Krüger, J (2010). Trans-Interfacial Polymerization and Transport Processes in Epoxy-Alumina Nanocomposites Visualized By Scanning Brillouin Microscopy,  J. Phys. Chem. B, 114:8396-8404.

  17. Sui, L, Huang, L, Podsiadlo, P, Kotov, N, and Kieffer, J (2010). Brillouin light scattering investigation of the mechanical properties of layer-by-layer assembled cellulose nanocrystal films,  Macromolecules, 43:9541-9548.

  18. Kieffer, J (2009). Understanding the anomalous behaviors of B$_2𝛐_3$ glass,  Physics and Chemistry of Glasses, 50(5):294-300.

  19. Philipp, M, Collette, F, Veith, M, Seck, P, Sanctuary, R, Müller, U, Kieffer, J, and Krüger, J (2009). Mixing behavior and interphase formation in the DETA-water system studied by optical imaging and spatially resolved Brillouin scattering,  Journal of Physical Chemistry B, 113:12655-12662.

  20. Zhen, C, Becker, U, and Kieffer, J (2009). Tuning Electronic Properties of Functionalized Polyhedral Oligomeric Silsesquioxanes: A DFT and TDDFT Study,  J. Phys. Chem. A, 113:9707-9714.

  21. Zhen, C, Chen, Z, Liu, Q, Dai, Y, Shin, R, Chang, S, and Kieffer, J (2009). Fluorene Based Oligomers for Highly Efficient and Stable Blue Organic Light-Emitting Diodes,  Advanced Materials, 21:2425-2429.

  22. Bhattacharya, S and Kieffer, J (2008). Molecular dynamics simulation study of growth regimes during polycondensation of silicic acid: from silica nano-particles to porous gels,  J. Phys. Chem. C, 112:1764-1771.

  23. Huang, L, Nicholas, J, Kieffer, J, and Bass, J (2008). Polyamorphic transitions in vitreous B$_2𝛐_3$ under pressure,  J. Phys. Cond. Matter, 20:075107.

  24. Zhou, J and Kieffer, J (2008). Simulation of Hexane-Functionalized Polyhedral Oligomeric SilsesquioxanesJ. Phys. Chem., 112:3473-3481.

  25. Huang, L, Durandurdu, M, and Kieffer, J (2007). New B$_2𝛐_3$ Crystals Predicted from Concurrent Molecular Dynamics Simulations and First-Principles Calculations,  J. Phys. Chem. C, 111:13712-13720.

  26. Podsiadlo, P, Sui, L, Elkasabi, Y, Burghardt, P, Lee, J, Miryala, A, Kusumaatmaja, W, Carman, M, Shtein, M, Kieffer, J, Lahann, J, and Kotov, N (2007). Antireflective Effect and Transmittance Enhancement of Natural Cellulose Nanorods,  Langmuir, 23:7901-7906.

  27. Bodapati, A, Treacy, MMJ, Falk, M, Kieffer, J, and Keblinski, P (2006). Medium Range Order and Radial Distribution Function,  J. Non-Cryst. Solids, 352:116-122.

  28. Huang, L and Kieffer, J (2006). Anomalous thermo-mechanical properties and laser-induced densification in vitreous silica,  Appl. Phys. Letters, 89:141915.

  29. Huang, L and Kieffer, J (2006). Thermo-mechanical anomalies and polyamorphism in B$_2𝛐_3$ glass: A molecular dynamics simulation study,  Phys. Rev. B, 74:224107.

  30. Huang, L, Durandurdu, M, and Kieffer, J (2006). Transformation Pathways of Silica under High PressureNature Materials, 5:977-981.

  31. Ionescu, T, Qi, F, McCabe, C, Striolo, A, Kieffer, J, and Cummings, P (2006). Evaluation of Forcefields for molecular simulation of polyhedral oligomeric silsesquioxanes,  J. Phys. Chem. B, 110:2502-2510.

  32. Kieffer, J, Johnson, J, Nickolayev, O, and Bass, J (2006). Structures and Visco-Elastic Properties of Potassium Tellurite: Glass vs. Melt,  J. Phys. Cond. Mat., 18:903-914.

  33. Maiti, S, Shankar, C, Geubelle, P, and Kieffer, J (2006). Continuum and molecular-level modeling of fatigue crack retardation in self-healing polymers,  J. Eng. Mat. Tech., 128:595-602.

  34. Bhattacharya, S and Kieffer, J (2005). Fractal dimensions of silica gels generated using reactive molecular dynamics simulation,  J. Chem. Phys., 122:094715.

  35. Huang, L and Kieffer, J (2005). Structural Origin of Negative Thermal Expansion in High-temperature Silica Polymorphs,  Phys. Rev. Letters, 95:215901.

  36. Chagarov, E, Adams, JB, and Kieffer, J (2004). Application of design of experiments methodology to optimization of classical molecular dynamics generation of amorphous SiO2 structure,  Modelling and Simulation in Materials Science and Engineering, 12(2):337-356.

  37. Huang, L and Kieffer, J (2004). Amorphous-amorphous transitions in silica glass. I. Reversible transitions and thermo-mechanical anomalies,  Phys. Rev. B, 69:224203.

  38. Huang, L and Kieffer, J (2004). Amorphous-amorphous transitions in silica glass. II. Irreversible transitions and densification limit,  Phys. Rev. B, 69:224204.

  39. Huang, L and Kieffer, J (2004). Polyamorphic Transitions and Thermo-Mechanical Anomalies in Network Glasses,  Glasstechnische Berichte - Glass Science and Technology, 77:124-133.

  40. Huang, L, Duffrène, L, and Kieffer, J (2004). Structural transitions in silica glass: thermo-mechanical anomalies and polyamorphism,  J. Non-Cryst. Solids, 349:1-9.

  41. Kieffer, J and Huang, L (2004). Anomalous Thermomechanical Properties of Network Glass,  American Ceramic Society, Urbana, IL, vol. 25.

  42. McCabe, C, Glotzer, S, Kieffer, J, Neurock, M, and Cummings, P (2004). Multiscale Simulation of the Synthesis, Assembly and Properties of Nanostructured Organic/Inorganic Hybrid Materials,  J. Comput. Theoret. Nanoscience, 1(3):265-279.

  43. Nicholas, J, Sinogeikin, S, Kieffer, J, and Bass, JD (2004). A High Pressure Brillouin Scattering Study of Vitreous Boron Oxide up to 57 GPa,  J. Non-Cryst. Solids, 349:30-34.

  44. Nicholas, JD, Sinogeikin, SV, Kieffer, J, and Bass, JD (2004). Spectroscopic Evidence of Polymorphism in Vitreous B$_2𝛐_3$,  Phys. Rev. Letters, 92(21):215701.

  45. Palko, JD and Kieffer, J (2004). Inherent Structures in the NaCl-CsCl System at the Boundary between Crystallization and Glass Formation,  J. Phys. Chem. B, 108:19867-19873.

  46. Palko, JD, Durandurdu, M, and Kieffer, J (2004). Mechanically Controlled, Seeded Formation of a Nano-Scale Metastable Phase in Ionic Compounds,  Nano Letters, 4(9):1769-1773.

  47. Huang, L and Kieffer, J (2003). Molecular Dynamics Study of Cristobalite Silica Using a Charge Transfer Three- Body Potential Model,  J. Chem. Phys., 118:1487-1498.

  48. Kieffer, J (2003). Not Too Hot to Handle,  Science, 299:1998-1999.

  49. Nicholas, JD, Youngman, RE, Sinogeikin, SV, Bass, JD, and Kieffer, J (2003). Structural changes in vitreous boron oxide,  Phys. Chem. Glasses, 44(3):249-251.

  50. Kieffer, J (2002). Structural Transitions in Glasses and Glass-Forming Liquids (Morey Award Lecture)Ceramic Bulletin, 81:73-78.

  51. Kieffer, J (2002). Structural Transitions and Polyamorphism in Glass-Forming Oxides,  J. Non-Cryst. Solids, 307-310:644-653.

  52. Kieffer, J (2002). Multiscale Simulation of POSS Nano-Assembly,  eMedix, Huntington Beach, CA.

  53. Zheng, Q, Green, J, Kieffer, J, Poole, P, Shao, J, Wolf, G, and Angell, CA (2002). Limiting tensions for liquids and glasses from laboratory and MD studies,  Kluwer Academic, Dordrecht.

  54. Kurkjian, CR and Kieffer, J (2000). Elastic Properties of Inorganic Glasses,  In: Handbook of Elastic Properties of Materials, ed. by Bass, H.E. and Levy, M. and Stern, R., Academic Press.

  55. Nanba, T, Kieffer, J, and Miura, Y (2000). Molecular Dynamic Simulation of the Structure of Sodium-Germanate Glasses,  J. Non-Cryst. Solids, 277:188-206.

  56. Kieffer, J (1999). Structural Transitions and Glass Formation,  J. Phys. Chem. B, 103:4153-4158.

  57. Kieffer, J (1999). Fast Relaxations in Mixed-Alkali Silicates,  J. Non-Cryst. Solids, 255:56-66.

  58. Duffrène, L and Kieffer, J (1998). Molecular Dynamic Simulations of the a-b Phase Transition in Silica Cristobalite,  J. Phys. Chem. Solids, 59:1025-1037.

  59. Duffrène, L and Kieffer, J (1998). Elastic Moduli of Silica,  In: Electronic Materials Information Service (EMIS) No. 22, ed. by Hewak, D., pp. A2.2.

  60. Duffrène, L, Gy, R, Masnik, J, Kieffer, J, and Bass, JD (1998). Temperature Dependence of the High-Frequency Viscoelastic Behavior of Soda-Lime-Silica Glass,  J. Am. Ceram. Soc., 81:1278-1284.

  61. Kieffer, J (1998). Structural Dynamics in Glass Forming Liquids from Brillouin Scattering,  Physica A, 261:60-73.

  62. Kieffer, J, Masnik, JE, Nickolayev, O, and Bass, J (1998). Structural Developments in Supercooled Alkali Tellurite Melts,  Phys. Rev. B, 58:694-705.

  63. Nanba, T, Kusuno, K, Miura, Y, and Kieffer, J (1998). Computer Simulation of the Structure of Alkali-Germanate Glasses,  San Francisco, CA, vol. CD-ROM(ISBN 1-57498-053-X)).

  64. Reardon, BJ and Kieffer, J (1998). Phase Stability Limits via Non-Equilibrium Normal Mode Analysis,  Phil. Mag. B, 77:907-924.

  65. Kieffer, J (1997). Time-Space-Correlations of Cation Motion in Alkali Silicates,  Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 455:331-336.

  66. Reardon, B, Kieffer, J, Masnik, JE, and Bass, JD (1997). Relaxation Processes in Borate Melts,  Society of Glass Technology, Abingdon, UK.

  67. Reardon, BJ and Kieffer, J (1997). Atomistic Mobility in Supercooled Liquids via Normal Mode Analysis and Molecular Dynamic Simulations,  Ceramic Transactions, 69:195-202.

  68. Youngman, R, Kieffer, J, Bass, JD, and Duffrène, L (1997). Extended Structural Integrity in Network Glasses and Melts,  J. Non-Cryst. Solids, 222:190-198.

  69. Duffrène, L and Kieffer, J (1996). Pressure-Induced Structural Transformation in Cristobalite Studied by Molecular Dynamic Simulation,  Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 398:451-456.

  70. Masnik, J, Nickolayev, O, Kieffer, J, and Bass, JD (1996). Structural Developments in Fragile Glass Forming Systems,  Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 407:209-304.

  71. Nekhayev, D and Kieffer, J (1996). Clustering and Extended Range Order in Binary Network Glasses,  Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 408:363-368.

  72. Kieffer, J, Masnik, JE, Reardon, BJ, and Bass, JD (1995). High-Frequency Relaxational Spectroscopy in Liquid Borates and Silicates,  J. Non-Cryst. Solids, 183:51-60.

  73. Masnik, J, Kieffer, J, and Bass, JD (1995). The Complex Mechanical Modulus as a Structural Probe: Case of Alkali Borate Liquids and Glasses,  J. Chem. Phys., 103:9907-9917.

  74. Adams, J, Rockett, A, Kieffer, J, Xu, W, Nomura, M, Kilian, KA, Richards, DA, and Ramprasad, R (1994). Atomic Level Computer Simulations,  J. Nuc. Mat., 216(Proceedings of Fundamentals of Radiation Damage):265-274.

  75. Kieffer, J (1994). High-Frequency Structural Relaxation in Sodium Silicate Melts - A Molecular Dynamic Study,  J. Non-Cryst. Solids, 172-174:1285-1291.

  76. Kieffer, J (1994). Mechanical Degradation and Viscous Dissipation in B$_2𝛐_3$,  Phys. Rev. B, 50:17-29.

  77. Kieffer, J, Masnik, JE, Reardon, BJ, and Bass, JD (1994). Visco-Elastic Relaxations in Alkali Borates and Alkali Silicates,  Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 321:203-208.

  78. Manalang, M, Bergstrom, D, Kramer, D, and Kieffer, J (1994). Cation Diffusion in Network Structures,  J. Non-Cryst. Solids, 169:72-86.

  79. Young, T, Borchardt, G, and Kieffer, J (1994). Application of a Kinetic Model for Tracer Diffusion of Silicon and Oxygen in Silicates Melts,  J. Phys. Cond. Matter, 6:9835-9852.

  80. Young, T, Kieffer, J, and Borchardt, G (1994). Tracer Diffusion of Oxygen in CoO-SiO$_2$ Melts,  J. Phys. Cond. Matter, 6:9825-9834.

  81. Anderson, D, Kieffer, J, and Klarsfeld, S (1993). Molecular Dynamic Simulations of the Infrared Dielectric Response of Silica Structures,  J. Chem. Phys., 98:8978-8986.

  82. Drabold, D, Adams, JB, Anderson, DC, and Kieffer, J (1993). First Principle Study of Polymer-Metal-Metal-Oxide Adhesion,  J. of Adhesion, 42:55.

  83. Freeman, S, Booske, JH, Meng, B, Kieffer, J, and Reardon, BJ (1993). Studies of Microwave Field Effects on Ionic Transport in Ionic Crystalline Solids,  Ceramic Transactions, 36:213-221.

  84. Masnik, J, Kieffer, J, and Bass, JD (1993). Structural Relaxations in Alkali-Silicate Systems by Brillouin Light Scattering,  J. Am. Ceram. Soc., 76:3073.

  85. Reardon, B, Kieffer, J, Booske, J, and Cooper, RF (1993). Analysis of the Microwave Sintering Effect in NaCl using Molecular Dynamic Simulations,  Ceramic Transactions, 36:239-245.

  86. Boulard, B, Kieffer, J, Phifer, CC, and Angell, CA (1992). Vibrational Spectra in Fluoride Crystals and Glasses at Normal and High Pressures by Computer Simulation,  J. Non-Cryst. Solids, 140:350-357.

  87. Kieffer, J (1992). Investigation of the Transitional Pore Structure of Activated Carbon Fibers by Small Angle Neutron Scattering,  J. Appl. Phys., 72:5649-5656.

  88. Masnik, J, Kieffer, J, and Bass, JD (1992). Structural Relaxations in the GHz Frequency Range in Glass Forming Silicate Melts,  Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 248:505-510.

  89. Phifer, C, Gosztola, DJ, Kieffer, J, and Angell, CA (1991). Effects of Coordination Environment on the Zr-F Symmetric Stretching Frequency of Fluorozirconate Glasses, Crystals and Melts,  J. Chem. Phys., 94:4982.

  90. Angell, CA, Scamehorn, CA, List, DL, and Kieffer, J (1989). Glassforming Liquid Oxides at the Fragile Limit of the Viscosity-Temperature Relationship,  NAVKA, Leningrad.

  91. Kieffer, J and Angell, CA (1989). Structural Incompatibilities and Phase Separation in Molten Binary Silicates,  J. Chem. Phys., 90:4982-4991.

  92. Kieffer, J and Angell, CA (1989). Generation of Fractal Silicas by Negative Pressure Rupturing of SiO$_2$ Glass,  Molecular Simulations, 3:137-154.

  93. Kieffer, J and Borchardt, G (1989). Kinetic Model of Silicate Melts - Equilibrium Case,  Glastechn. Ber., 62:337-344.

  94. Syed, R, Kieffer, J, and Angell, CA (1989). Non-Random Mixing and Fast Ion Conducting Lithium Chloroborate Superionic Glasses: An Ion Dynamic Computer Simulation,  Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 135:73.

  95. Kieffer, J and Angell, CA (1988). Generation of Fractal Structures by Negative Pressure Rupturing of SiO$_2$ Glass,  J. Non-Cryst. Solids, 106:336-342.

  96. Kieffer, J and J. B. Wagner, J (1988). Electrical Conductivity in Metal/Metal Oxide Composites,  J. Electrochem. Soc., 135:198-205.

  97. Kieffer, J and Borchardt, G (1987). A Kinetic Model of Silicate Melts, Silicon Tracer Diffusion,  Chemical Geology, 62:93-101.

  98. Kieffer, J and Borchardt, G (1986). Tracer Diffusion of Cobalt and Silicon in Cobaltous Oxide - Silica Liquid Mixtures,  Materials Science Forum, 7:243-256.