Post-doc positions are available

The positions are in (1) the synthesis and characterization of graphene, 2D materials, and graphene nanoribbons via CVD on insulating and semiconducting substrates and (2) Mid-IR plasmonics of graphene nanoribbons and nanostructures with smooth edges.

Please email Prof. Michael Arnold for more information. In your email use the subject POST-DOC [YOUR NAME].

Graduate research opportunities available for exceptional students

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Undergraduate looking to get involved in research?

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Arnold group and collaborators discover direct synthesis of armchair graphene nanoribbons

See the highlight:
SEM and STM of GNRs on Ge

Arnold presents a keynote lecture at Nanotube 15 in Nagoya, Japan

The Sixtheenth International Conference on the Science and Applications of Nanotubes

Arnold presenting lecture...

Presentation title: "Overcoming historical challenges in carbon nanotubes and nanoribbons to enable their application in transistors and photovoltaics," June 30, 2015

Post-doc Feng Xu publishes on highly stretchable carbon nanotube transistors

See the highlight in C&EN News:
Strechable Transistor

Arnold wins Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers

Announcement (

Arnold at the White House

President Barack Obama greets the 2010 PECASE recipients in the East Room of the White House, Oct. 14, 2011. (Official White House Photo by Pete Souza) This photograph is provided by THE WHITE HOUSE as a courtesy and may be printed by the subject(s) in the photograph for personal use only. The photograph may not be manipulated in any way and may not otherwise be reproduced, disseminated or broadcast, without the written permission of the White House Photo Office. This photograph may not be used in any commercial or political materials, advertisements, emails, products, promotions that in any way suggests approval or endorsement of the President, the First Family, or the White House.

Note: Arnold is one to the right of the person underneath George Washington.

Arnold group publishes on efficiently harvesting light using carbon nanotubes

See our article in Nano Letters:
Harvesting carbon nanotube excitons

Arnold and Gopalan groups publish on semiconducting nanoperforated graphene

See our article in Nano Letters:
Nanoperforated graphene

Fundamental study on carbon nanotube isolation and surfactant encapsulation featured on the cover of ACS Nano

ACS Nano cover

Organic vapor jet printing featured on cover of APL

APL cover

Organic vapor jet printing of white OLEDs featured in Materials Today

Patterning without a mask

Materials Today, March 20th, 2008
by Cordelia Sealy

Sorting of carbon nanotubes featured in Nano Today and Science News

Carbon nanotubes: sort it out!

Nano Today 1 (4) 2006
by D. Jason Palmer

Teasing apart nanotubes: fast spun carbon fibers may feed an industry

Science News 170 (16) 2006
by Peter Weiss