Publications

BOOK CHAPTERS:

P.M. Norris and S. Shrinivasan, “Aerogels: Unique Material, Fascinating Properties & Unlimited Applications.” Annual Review of Heat Transfer: In Memory of Chang-Lin Tien, Vol. 14, Begell House Inc., New York, pp. 385-408, 2005.

A.N. Smith and P.M. Norris, “Microscale Heat Transfer,” Handbook of Heat Transfer, edited by Adrian Bejan and Allan Kraus, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Ch. 18, pp.  1309-1358, 2003.

P.M. Norris and B. Hosticka, “Temperature Measurements,” The Mechatronics Handbook, edited by Robert H. Bishop, CRC Press, pp. 19-73 – 19-88, 2002.

K. Richter, P.M. Norris, and C.L. Tien, “Aerogels: Applications, Structure, and Heat Transfer Phenomena.”  Annual Review of Heat Transfer, Vol. 6, Begell House Inc., New York, pp. 61-114, 1995.

JOURNAL ARTICLES:

L.S. Larkin, M.R. Redding, N.Q. Le, and P.M. Norris, “Temperature dependent thermal boundary conductance at metal/indium-based III-V semiconductor interfaces,” Journal of Heat Transfer, doi:10.1115/1.4034938 (2016).

C. H. Baker and P. M. Norris, “Effect of Long- and Short-range Order on SiGe Alloy Thermal Conductivity: Molecular Dynamics Simulation,” Physical Review B 91, 180302(R), 2015.

C.B. Saltonstall, C.A. Polanco, J.C. Duda, A.W. Ghosh, P.M. Norris, and P.E. Hopkins, “Effect of Interface Adhesion and Impurity Mass on Phonon Transport at Atomic Junctions,” Journal of Applied Physics, 113, 013516, 2013.

P. M. Norris, N. Q. Le, and C. H. Baker, “Tuning Phonon Transport: from Interfaces to Nanostructures,” Journal of Heat Transfer, 135, 061604, 2013.

C. B. Saltonstall, J. Serrano, P. M. Norris, P. E. Hopkins, and T. E. Beechem, “Single Element Raman Thermometry,” Review of Scientific Instruments84, 064903 2013.

C. A. Polancoa, C. B. Saltonstallb, P. M. Norris, P. E. Hopkinsb and A. W. Ghosha, “Impedance Matching of Atomic Thermal Interfaces Using Primitive Block Decomposition,” Nanoscale and Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, 17, Issue 3, 263-279. 2013.

C. A. Pappas, P. M. DeCecchis, D. A. Jordan, P. M. Norris, “The Effect of Fill Volume on Heat Transfer from Air-cooled Thermosyphons“, Journal of Heat Transfer, 135 (4), 2013.

C. H. Baker, C. Wu, R. N. Salaway, L. V. Zhigilei, and P. M. Norris, “Resolving the Vibrational and Electronic Contributions to Thermal Conductivity of Silicon Near the Solid-Liquid Transition: Molecular Dynamics Study,” International Journal of Transport Phenomena, 13, 143-150, 2013.

C. H. Baker, D. A. Jordan, and P. M. Norris, “Application of the Wavelet Transform to Nanoscale Thermal Transport,” Physical Review B, 86, 104306, 2012

N.Q. Le, J. C. Duda, T. S. English, P. E. Hopkins, T. E. Beechem et al., “Strategies for Tuning Phonon Transport in Multilayered Structures Using a Mismatch-based Particle Model, “Journal of Applied Physics111, 084310 (2012).

T.S. English, J.C. Duda, J.L. Smoyer, D.A. Jordan, P.M. Norris, and L.V. Zhigilei, “Enhancing and Tuning Phonon Transport at Vibrationally Mismatched Solid-solid Interfaces.”  Physical Review B, 85, 035438, 2012.

 J.C. Duda, T.S. English, W.A. Soffa, D.A. Jordan, and P.M. Norris, “Controlling Thermal Conductivity of Alloys via Atomic Ordering,”  Journal of Heat Transfer, 134, 014501, 2012.

P. M. Norris, J. L. Smoyer, J. C. Duda, and P. E. Hopkins, “Prediction and Measurement of Thermal Transport Across Interfaces Between Isotropic Solids and Graphitic Materials,” Journal of Heat Transfer, 134, 020910, 2012.

C.V. Haden, D.A. Jordan and P.M. Norris, “Deposition of Polypyrrole Onto Bucky Gel for Use in a Biomimetic Artificial Excitable Cell Membrane,”  Journal of Nanotechnology in Engineering and Medicine2, 024501,  2011.

M.L. Bauer, C.M. Bauer, M.C. Fish, R.E. Matthews, G.T. Garner, A.W. Litchenberger, P.M. Norris, “Thin-film Aerogel Thermal Conductivity Measurements via 3ω,” Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids357, 2960–2965, 2011.

J. C. Duda, T. S. English, W. A. Soffa, D. A. Jordan, P. M. Norris. “Reducing Thermal Conductivity of Binary Alloys Below the Alloy Limit via Chemical Ordering, ”Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 23, 205401, 2011.

J.C. Duda, P. M. Norris, and P. E. Hopkins, “On the Linear Temperature Dependence of Phonon Thermal Boundary Conductance in the Classical Limit,” Journal of Heat Transfer, 133, Iss.7, 74501, 2011.

J.C. Duda, C.B. Saltonstall, P.M. Norris, and P.E. Hopkins. “Assessment and Prediction of Thermal Transport at Solid-SAM Junctions,” Journal of Chemical Physics, 134, 094704, 2011.

P.E. Hopkins, J.C. Duda, and P.M. Norris, “Anharmonic Phonon Interaction at Interfaces and Contributions to Thermal Boundary Conductance,”  Journal of Heat Transfer, 133, 062401, 2011.

P.E. Hopkins, M.L. Bauer, J.C. Duda, J.L. Smoyer, T.S., English, P.M. Norris, T.E. Beechem, and D.A. Stewart, “Ultrafast Thermoelectric Properties of Gold Under Conditions of Strong Electron-Phonon Nonequilibrium,” Journal of Applied Physics, 108, 104907, 2010. (Selected for the December, 2010 issue of the Virtual Journal of Ultrafast Science)

T.E. Beechem, J.C. Duda, P.E. Hopkins, and P.M. Norris, “Contribution of Optical Phonons to Thermal Boundary Conductance,” Applied Physics Letters, 97, 061907, 2010.

J.C. Duda, T. E. Beechem, J. L. Smoyer, P. M. Norris, and P.E. Hopkins, Role of Dispersion on Phononic Thermal Boundary Conductance,” Journal of Applied Physics, 108, 073515, 2010.

J.C. Duda, P.E. Hopkins, T.E. Beechem, J.L. Smoyer, and P.M. Norris, “Inelastic Phonon Interactions at Solid-Graphite Interfaces,” Superlattices and Microstructures, 47, 550-555, 2010.

J.C. Duda, P.E. Hopkins, J.L. Smoyer, M.L. Bauer, T.E. English, C.B. Saltonstall, and P.M. Norris, “On the Assumption of Detailed Balance in Prediction of Diffusive Transmission Probability During Interfacial Transport,” Nanoscale and Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, 14, 21-33, 2010.

P.E. Hopkins, T.E. Beechem, J.C. Duda, J.L. Smoyer, and P.M. Norris, “Effects of Sub-Conduction Band Excitations on Thermal Conductance at Metal-Metal Interfaces,” Applied Physics Letters, 96, 011907, 2010.

P.E. Hopkins, P.M. Norris, M.S. Tsegaye, and A.W. Ghosh, “Extracting Phonon Thermal Conductance Across Nanoscale Junctions: Nonequilibrium Green’s Function Approach Compared to Semiclassical Methods,” Journal of Applied Physics, 106, 063503, 2009.

J.C. Duda, J.L. Smoyer, P.M. Norris, and P.E. Hopkins, “Extension of the Diffuse Mismatch Model for Thermal Boundary Conductance between Isotropic and Anisotropic Materials,” Applied Physics Letters, 95, 031912, 2009.

P.E. Hopkins, J.L. Kassebaum, and P.M. Norris, “Effects of Electron Scattering at Metal-Nonmetal Interfaces on Electron-Phonon Equilibration in Gold Films,” Journal of Applied Physics, 105, 023710, 2009.

P.M. Norris and P.E. Hopkins, (Invited), “Examining Interfacial Diffuse Phonon Scattering through Transient Thermoreflectance Measurements of Thermal Boundary Conductance,” Journal of Heat Transfer, 131, 043207, 2009.

P.E. Hopkins and P.M. Norris, “Contribution of Ballistic Electron Transport to Energy Transfer During Electron-phonon Nonequilibrium in Thin Metal Films,” Journal of Heat Transfer, 131, 043208, 2009

P. E. Hopkins, J. C. Duda, R. N. Salaway, J. L. Smoyer, P. M. Norris,  “Effects of intra- and interband transitions on electron-phonon coupling and electron heat capacity after short-pulsed laser heating.” Nanoscale and Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, 12, pp. 320-333, 2008.

P.E. Hopkins and P.M. Norris, “Relative Contribution of Inelastic and Elastic Phonon Scattering on Thermal Boundary Conductance Across Solid Interfaces,” Journal of Heat Transfer, 131, 022402, 2009.

P.E. Hopkins, J.C. Duda, R.N. Salaway, J.L. Smoyer, and P.M. Norris, “Effects of Intra- and Interband Transitions on Electron-Phonon Coupling and Electron Heat Capacity After Short-Pulsed Laser Heating,” Nanoscale and Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, 12, 320-333, 2008.

R.N. Salaway, P.E. Hopkins, P.M. Norris, and R.J. Stevens, “Phonon Contribution to Thermal Boundary Conductance at Metal Interfaces using Embedded Atom Method Simulations,” International Journal of Thermophysics, 29, 1987-1996, 2008.

P.E. Hopkins, P.M. Norris, L.M. Phinney, S.A. Polycastro, and R.G. Kelly, “Thermal Conductivity in Nanoporous Gold Films during Electron-phonon Nonequilibrium,” Journal of Nanomaterials, 418050, 2008.

P.E. Hopkins, P.M. Norris, R.J. Stevens, T.E. Beecham, and S. Graham, “Influence of Interfacial Mixing on Thermal Boundary Conductance across a Chromium/silicon Interface,” Journal of Heat Transfer, 130, 011806, 2008.

P.E. Hopkins, P.M. Norris, and R.J. Stevens, “Influence of Inelastic Scattering at Metal-dielectric Interfaces,” Journal of Heat Transfer, 130, 022401, 2008.

T. Borca-Tasciuc, et al.,Report on 6th U.S. – Japan Joint Seminar on Nanoscale Transport Phenomena – Science and Engineering,” Nanoscale and Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, 12, 273-293, 2008.

P.E. Hopkins and P.M. Norris, “Effects of Joint Vibrational States on Thermal Boundary Conductance,” Microscale and Nanoscale Thermophysical Engineering, 11, 247-258, 2007.

P.E. Hopkins, R.N. Salaway, R.J. Stevens, and P.M. Norris, “Temperature-Dependent Thermal Boundary Conductance at Al/Al2O3 and Pt/Al2O3 Interfaces,” International Journal of Thermophysics, 28, 947-957, 2007.

R.J. Stevens, L.V. Zhigilei, and P.M. Norris, “Effects of Temperature and Disorder on Thermal Boundary Conductance at Solid-Solid Interfaces: Nonequilibrium Molecular Dynamics Simulations,” International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, 50, 3977-3989, 2007.

J.M. Klopf and P.M. Norris, “Probing Nonequilibrium Dynamics with White-light Femtosecond Pulses,” Applied Surface Science, 253, 6305-6309, 2007.

P.E. Hopkins and P.M. Norris, “Substrate Influence in Electron-Phonon Coupling Measurements of Thin Au Films,” Applied Surface Science, 253, 6289-6294, 2007.

P.E. Hopkins, J.M. Klopf, and P.M. Norris, “Influence of Interband Transitions on Electron-phonon Coupling Measurements in Ni Films,” Applied Optics, 46, 2076-2083, 2007.

T. Beechem, S. Graham, P. Hopkins, and P. Norris, “The Role of Interface Disorder on Thermal Boundary Conductance Using a Virtual Crystal Approach,” Applied Physics Letters, 90, 054104, 2007.

P.E. Hopkins and P.M. Norris, “Thermal Boundary Conductance Response to a Change in Cr/Si Interfacial Properties,” Applied Physics Letters, 89, 131909, 2006.

R. Stevens, A. Smith, and P.M. Norris, “Signal Analysis and Characterization of Experimental Setup for the Transient Thermoreflectance Technique,”  Review of Scientific Instruments, 77, 084901, 2006.

S. Shrinivasan, P.M. Norris, J.P. Landers and J.P. Ferrance, “A Low-cost, Low-power Consumption Miniature Laser Induced Fluorescence System for DNA Detection on a Microfluidic Device,” Journal of the Association for Laboratory Automation, 11, 254-259, 2006.

Q. Wu, J.M. Bienvenue, B.J. Hassan, Y.C. Kwok, B.C. Giordano, P.M. Norris, J.P. Landers, J.P. Ferrance, “Microchip-based Macroporous Silica Sol-gel Monolith for Efficient Isolation of DNA from Clinical Samples,”  Analytical Chemistry, 78, 5704-10, 2006.

A. Caffrey, P. Hopkins, M. Klopf and P.M. Norris, “Microchip-based Macroporous Silica Sol-gel Monolith for Efficient Isolation of DNA from Clinical Samples,” Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, 9, 365-377, 2005.

R. J. Stevens, A.N. Smith, and P.M. Norris, “Measurement of Thermal Boundary Conductance of a Series of Metal-Dielectric Interfaces by the Transient Thermoreflectance Technique,” Journal of Heat Transfer, 127, 315-322, 2005.

J.M. Klopf and P.M. Norris, “Thermalization of Photoexcited Carriers in InP Based Films,” International Journal of Thermophysics, 26, 127-140, 2005.

J.T. McLeskey and P.M. Norris, “The Femtosecond Energy Diffusion Sensor: A Non-contact Tool for Photovoltaic Characterization,” ASME Journal of Solar Energy Engineering, 127, 131-137, 2005.

M. Miner, B. Hosticka, and P.M. Norris, “The Effects of Humidity on the Surface Chemistry and Mechanical Properties of Silica Aerogel,” Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 350, 285-288, 2004.

J. Phinney, B. Hosticka, M.E. Power, J. Ferrance, J. Landers, and P.M. Norris.,”The Design and Testing of a Silica Sol-gel Based Hybridization Array,” Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 350, 39-45, 2004.

S. Shrinivasan, M.C. Breadmore, T.M. Harrell, B. Hosticka, J.P. Landers, and P.M. Norris, “Toward Optimization of Mesoporous Silica Sol Gels for Application to Capillary or Microchip-Based CEC and LC,” Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 350, 391-396, 2004.

T.Harrell, B. Hosticka, M.E. Power, R.Hull, and P.M. Norris, “Selective Deposition of Biocompatible Sol-Gel Materials,” Journal of Sol-Gel Science and Technology, 31, 349-352, 2004.

C.E. Davis, J.J. Rychak, B. Hosticka, S.C. Davis, P.M. Norris, and R. Moorman, “A Novel Method for Measuring Dynamic Changes in Cell Volume,”  Journal of Applied Physiology, 96, 1886-1893, 2004.

S.L. Jaiswal, J.T. Simpson, S.P. Withrow, C.W. White, and P.M. Norris, “Design of a Nanoscale Silicon Laser,” Applied Physics A, 77,  57-61, 2003.

M.C. Breadmore, K.A. Wolfe, I.G. Arcibal, W.K. Leong, D. Dickson, B.C. Giordano M.E. Power, J.P. Ferrance, S. Feldman, P.M. Norris, and J.P. Landers,  “Microchip Based Purification of DNA from Biological Samples,” Analytical Chemistry, 75, 1880-1886, 2003.

M.C. Breadmore, S. Shrinivasan, J. Karlinsey,  J.P. Ferrance, P.M. Norris and J.P. Landers, “Towards a Microchip Based Chromatographic Platform. Part 2: Sol-Gel Phases Modified with Polyelectrolyte Multilayers for Capillary Electrochromatography,” Electrophoresis, 24, 1261-1270, 2003.

P.M. Norris, A.P. Caffrey, R. Stevens, J.M. Klopf, J.T. McLeskey, and A.N. Smith, “Femtosecond Pump-Probe Nondestructive Evaluation of Materials,” Review of Scientific Instruments, 74, 400-406, 2003.

J.T. McLeskey, and P.M. Norris, “Femtosecond Transmission Studies of n-type and p-type Hydrogenated Amorphous Silicon Pumped in the Exponential Band Tails,” Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 318, 254-261, 2003.

M.C. Breadmore, S. Shrinivasan, K.A. Wolfe, M.E. Power, J.P. Ferrance, B. Hosticka, P.M. Norris and J.P. Landers, “Towards a Microchip Based Chromatographic Platform. Part 1: Evaluation of Sol-Gel Phases for Capillary Electrochromatography,” Electrophoresis, 23, 3487-3495, 2002.

K.A. Wolfe, M.C. Breadmore, J.P. Ferrance, M.E. Power, J.F.C. Conroy, P.M. Norris, and J.P. Landers, “Toward a Microchip-Based Solid-Phase Extraction Method for Isolation of Nucleic Acids,” Electrophoresis, 23, 727-733, 2002.

D.A. Bostain, J.S. Brenizer, Jr., and P.M. Norris, “Neutron Radioscopic Measurement of Water Adsorption Coefficients in Aerogels,” Research in Nondestructive Evaluation, 14, 47-57, 2002.

A.N. Smith and P.M. Norris, “Influence of Intraband Transitions on the Electron Thermoreflectance Response of Metals,” Applied Physics Letters, 78, 1240-1242, 2001.

J. Martin, B. Hosticka, C. Lattimer, and P.M. Norris, “Mechanical and Acoustical Properties as a Function of PEG Concentration in Macroporous Silica Gels, Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 285,  222-229, 2001.

M.E. Power, B. Hosticka, E. Black, C.E. Daitch and P.M. Norris, “Aerogels as Biosensors: Viral Particle Detection by Bacteria Immobilized on Large Pore Aerogel,” Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 285, 303-308, 2001.

M. Guise, B. Hosticka, B. Earp, and P.M. Norris, “An Experimental Investigation of Aerosol Collection Utilizing Packed Beds of Silica Aerogel Microspheres,” Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 285, 317-322, 2001.

J. Sun, J.P. Longtin, and P.M. Norris, “Ultrafast Laser Micromachining of Silica Aerogels,” Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, 281, 39-47, 2001.

J. McLeskey and P.M. Norris, “Femtosecond Transmission Studies of a-Si:H, a-SiGe:H and a-SiC:H Alloys Pumped in the Exponential Band Tails,”  Solar Energy Materials & Solar Cells, 69, 165-173, 2001.

M. Bunzendahl, P. Lee-Van Schaick, J.F.C. Conroy, C.E. Daitch and P.M. Norris, “Convective Self-Assembly of Stoeber Sphere Arrays,” Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects, 182, 275-283, 2001.

J.F.C. Conroy, M.E. Power, J. Martin, B. Earp, B. Hosticka, C. Daitch, and P.M. Norris,  “Cells in Sol-Gels I: A High Hydrolysis Ratio, Aqueous Route for the Production of Macroporous Cytocompatible Silica Gels,” Journal of Sol-Gel Science & Technology, 18, 269-283, 2000.

D. Stewart and P.M. Norris, “Size Effects on the Thermal Conductivity of Thin Metallic Wires: Microscale Implications,” Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, 4, 89-101, 2000.

J.F.C. Conroy, M.E. Power, and P.M. Norris,  “Applications for Sol-Gel-Derived Materials in Medicine and Biology,” feature cover story also reprinted in Spanish,  Journal of the Association for Laboratory Automation, 52-57, 2000.

A.N. Smith, J.L. Hostetler, and P.M. Norris, “Thermal Boundary Resistance Measurements Using a Transient Thermoreflectance Technique,”  Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, 4, 51-60, 2000.

J.L. Hostetler, A.N. Smith, and P.M. Norris, “Interpretation of Femtosecond Thermoreflectance Data in the Presence of Interband Transitions and Nonequilibrium Heating,”  Thermal Science and Engineering, 7, 61-68, 1999.

J.F.C. Conroy, B. Hosticka, S.C. Davis, A.N. Smith, and P.M. Norris, “Microscale Thermal Relaxation during Acoustic Propagation in Aerogel and Other Porous Media,” Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, 3, 199-215, 1999.

J.L. Hostetler, A.N. Smith, D.M. Czajikowsky, and P.M. Norris, “Measurement of the Electron-Phonon Coupling Factor Dependence on Film Thickness and Grainsize in Au, Cr and Al.”  Applied Optics, Vol. 38, pp. 3614-3620, 1999.

A.N. Smith, J.L. Hostetler, and P.M. Norris, “Nonequilibrium Heating in Metal Films: An Analytical and Numerical Analysis.”  Numerical Heat Transfer A, Vol. 35, pp. 859-874, 1999.

M.E.F. Kasarda, P.E. Allaire, P.M. Norris, C. Mastrangelo, and E.H. Maslen, “Experimentally Determined Rotor Power Losses in Homopolar and Heteropolar Magnetic Bearings.”  Journal of Engineering for Gas Turbines and Power Vol. 121, No. 4, pp. 697-702, 1999.

J.L. Hostetler, A.N. Smith, and P.M. Norris, “Simultaneous Measurement of Thermophysical and Mechanical Properties of Thin Films.”  International Journal of Thermophysics, Vol. 19, pp. 569-577, 1998.

B. Hosticka, P.M. Norris, J.S. Brenizer, and C.E. Daitch, “Gas Flow through Aerogels.”  Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, Vol. 225, pp. 293-297, 1998.

J.L. Hostetler, D. Stewart, C.S. Ashley, C.E. Daitch, and P.M. Norris, “Optical Polarized Reflectance Characterization of Thin Aerogel and Xerogel Films.”  Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, Vol. 225, pp. 19-23, 1998.

P.M. Norris and S.C. Palmer, “Effectiveness of the Woodruff School Doctoral Teaching Intern Program.”  Journal of Engineering Education, 87, 223-226, 1998.

P.M. Norris, “Application of Experimental Design Methods to Assess the Effect of Uncertain Boundary Conditions in Inverse Heat Transfer Problems.”  International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 41, pp. 313-322, 1998.

J.L. Hostetler, A.N. Smith, and P.M. Norris, “Thin Film Thermal Conductivity and Thickness Measurements Using Picosecond Ultrasonics.”  Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, Vol. 1, pp. 237-244, 1997.

A.S. Lee and P.M. Norris, “A New Optical Method for Measuring Surface Temperature at Large Incidence Probe Angles.”  Review of Scientific Instruments, Vol. 68, pp. 1307-1311, 1997.

C.L. Tien, T.Q. Qiu, and P.M. Norris, “Microscale Thermal Phenomena in Contemporary Technology.”  Journal of Thermal Science and Engineering, Vol. 2, pp. 1-11, 1994.

P.M. Norris, K. Hoag, and W. Wepfer, “Heat Transfer Regimes in the Coolant Passages of a Diesel Engine Cylinder Head.”  Experimental Heat Transfer, Vol. 7, pp. 43-53, 1994.

P.M. Norris, G. Chen, and C.L. Tien, “Size Effects on the Temperature Rise in Vertical-Cavity Surface-Emitting Laser Diodes.”  International Journal of Heat and Mass Transfer, Vol. 37, Suppl. 1, pp. 9-18, 1994.

P.M. Norris, M. Hastings, and W. Wepfer, “An Experimental Investigation of Liquid Coolant Heat Transfer in a Diesel Engine.”  SAE Paper NO 891898, SAE Transactions –  Journal of Engines, 1989.

CONFERENCE PUBLICATIONS (not appearing elsewhere):

P.M. Norris, J.L. Smoyer, M.R. Sinden-Redding, and L.S. Larkin, “Investigation of Nanoscale Heat Transfer with Highly Versatile Phase-locked Thermoreflectance.” Proceedings of the 15th International Heat Transfer Conference, Kyota, Japan, August  10-15, 2014.

T.S. English, T.W. Kenny, J.L. Smoyer, C. H. Baker,  N.Q. Lee, J.C. Duda, P.M. Norris, and P.E. Hopkins, “Anharmonic Phonon Dispersion Relations, Group Velocities, and Branch-Dependent Specific Heat Capacities Measured Directly from Molecular Dynamics Simulations at Finite Temperatures,” Proceedings of the ASME 2012 Summer Heat Transfer Conference, HT2012-58459, Rio Grande, Puerto Rico, July 8-12, 2012.

C.H. Baker, C. Wu, R.N. Salaway, L.V. Zhigilei, and P.M. Norris, “Vibrational Contribution to Thermal Conductivity of Silicon Near Solid-Liquid Transition,” Proceedings of the ASME 2011 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, IMECE2011-64064, Denver, CO, November 11-17, 2011.

J.C. Duda, T.S. English, W. Soffa,  D.A. Jordan, and P.M. Norris, “Role of Chemical Ordering on Phononic Transport in Binary Alloys,” Proceedings of the ASME/JSME 2011 8th Thermal Engineering Joint Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, March 13-17, 2011.

T.S. English, J.L. Smoyer, J.C. Duda, P.M. Norris, T.E. Beecham, and P.E. Hopkins, “Modeling Grain Boundary Scattering and Thermal Conductivity of Polysilicon Using an Effective Medium Approach,”  Proceedings of the ASME/JSME 2011 8th Thermal Engineering Joint Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, March 13-17, 2011.

P.E. Hopkins, J.C. Duda, and P.M. Norris, “Contributions of Anharmonic Phonon Interactions to Thermal Boundary Conductance,” Proceedings of the ASME/JSME 2011 8th Thermal Engineering Joint Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, March 13-17, 2011.

Christopher Saltonstall, J.C. Duda,  P.E. Hopkins, and P.M. Norris, “Assessment of Vibrational Coupling at Solid-Sam Junctions,” Proceedings of the ASME/JSME 2011 8th Thermal Engineering Joint Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, March 13-17, 2011.

J. L. Smoyer, J.C. Duda, P.M. Norris, and A. W. Lichtenberger, “Thermal Boundary Conductance Between Thin Metal Films and Graphite Substrates,” Proceedings of the ASME/JSME 2011 8th Thermal Engineering Joint Conference, Honolulu, Hawaii, March 13-17, 2011. V

. C. Haden,  D. A.  Jordan, and P. M. Norris, “Deposition of Polypyrrole onto a Novel Polymer Electrode for use in a Biomimetic Artificial Excitable Cell Membrane,” Proceedings of the ASME 2010 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, IMECE2010-38755, Vancouver, Canada, November 12-18, 2010.

P.M. Norris, J.L. Smoyer, J.C. Duda, and P.E. Hopkins, “Prediction and Measurement of Thermal Transport Across Interfaces Between Isotropic Solids and Graphitic Materials,” (Invited) Proceedings of the 8th International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels, and Minichannels, FEDSM-ICNMM2010-30171, Montreal, Canada, August 1-5, 2010.

T.S. English, J.C. Duda, D.A. Jordan, P.M. Norris, and L.V. Zhigilei, “The Effect of Interstitial Layers on Thermal Boundary Conductance Between Lennard-Jones Crystals,” Proceedings of 14th International Heat Transfer Conference, IHTC14-22953, Washington, DC, August 8-13, 2009,

P.E. Hopkins and P.M. Norris, “Nanoscale Heat Transfer Course for Undergraduates” Proceedings of IMECE ’08, 2008 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, IMECE2008, 66692, Boston, MA, October 31 – November 6, 2008.

M. Fish, P.E. Hopkins, and P.M. Norris, “Effects of Substrate Surface Roughness on Electron-phonon Coupling in Thin Au Films.”  Proceedings of IMECE ’08, 2008 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, IMECE2008, 66692, Boston, MA, October 31 – November 6, 2008.

M.S. Tsegaye, A.W. Ghosh P.E. Hopkins, and P.M. Norris, “Calculating the Phonon Modes of Graphene using the 4th Nearest Neighbor Force Constant Method.” Proceedings of IMECE ’08, 2008 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, IMECE2008, 66726, Boston, MA, October 31 – November 6, 2008.

P.E. Hopkins, P.M. Norris, M.S. Tsegaye, and A. Ghosh, “Phonon Thermal Boundary Conductance in 1-D chains: Comparison Between the Semi-classical and Nonequilibrium Green’s Function Formalisms,” Proceedings of MNHT ’08, 2008 Micro/Nanoscale Heat Transfer International Conference, 2008.

J. Sheehan, D.T. Queheillalt, and P.M. Norris, “An Evaluation of the Wicking Characteristics of Stochastic Open-cell Nickel Foams.” Proceedings of 2006 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, IMECE2006-15337, 2006.

P.E. Hopkins, J. Arnold, and P.M. Norris, “Substrate influence on electron and phonon transport in thin Ni films.” Proceedings of 2005 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, IMECE 2005-83235, 2005.

J. Sheehan, D. Jordan, D.T. Queheillalt, and P.M. Norris, “Innovative Configurations of Large Scale Heat Pipes.” Proceedings of 2005 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, IMECE2005-83004, 2005.

R.J. Stevens, A.W. Lichtenberger, and P.M. Norris, “Experimental Determination of the Relationship between Thermal Boundary Resistance and Non-abrupt Interfaces and Electron-Phonon Coupling.” Proceedings of the ASME 2004 Summer Heat Transfer Conference, 2004.

R.J. Stevens, L.V. Zhigilei and P.M. Norris, “Molecular-Dynamics Study of Thermal Boundary Resistance:  Evidence of Strong Inelastic Scattering Transport Channels.” Proceedings of 2004 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, 2004.

P. Hopkins and P.M. Norris, “Investigation of Thermal Properties of Thin films with the Transient Thermoreflectance Technique.” Proceedings of 2004 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, 2004.

A.P. Caffrey, J.M. Klopf, and P.M. Norris, “Thermophysical Property Measurements in Thin Films of Non-Noble Transition Metals.” Proceedings of the 6th ASME/JSME Thermal Engineering Joint Conference, TED-AJ03-330, 2003.

J.M. Klopf, J.L. Hostetler, and P.M. Norris, “Transient Reflectance Response to Hot Electron Relaxation in InP Based Films.” Proceedings of 2002 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, IMECE 2002-39625,  2002.

A.N. Smith, A. P. Caffrey, J. M. Klopf,, and P.M. Norris, “Importance of Signal Phase on the Transient Thermoreflectance Response as a Thermal Sensor.”  Proceedings of the ASME 2001 National Heat Transfer Conference, NHTC2001-20092, 2001.

S.S. Vakil, B. Hosticka, and P.M. Norris, “Measurements of the Effect of Pressure on the Thermal Conductivity of Silica Aerogel Particles.”  Proceedings of the 2000 International  Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, HTD-Vol. 366-1, pp. 275-281, 2000.

J. Sun, J.P. Longtin, and P.M. Norris, “Laser Processing of Silica Aerogels Using Ultrashort Pulses.” Proceedings of the ASME Heat Transfer Division, HTD-Vol. 366-3, pp. 194-200, 2000.

A.N. Smith, J.L. Hostetler, and P.M. Norris, “Effect of Interband Transitions on the Transient Thermoreflectance Response of Metals.”  Proceedings of the ASME 2000 National Heat Transfer Conference, NHTC2000-12258, 2000.

A.N. Smith, J.L. Hostetler, and P.M. Norris, “Experimental Measurement of Thermal Boundary Resistance between Thin Metal Films and Dielectric Substrates.”  Proceedings of Eurotherm Seminar No 57:  Microscale Heat Transfer,  pp. 277-284, 1998.

J.F.T. Conroy, B. Hosticka, S.C. Davis, and P.M. Norris, “Evaluation of the Acoustic Properties of Silica Aerogels.” Proceedings of the 1998 International Mechanical Engineers Conference & Exposition, MD-Vol. 82, pp. 25-33, 1998.

A.N. Smith, A.S. Lee, and P.M. Norris, “Theoretical Determination of Laser Damage Threshold Value for Ultrashort Pulse Laser Heating of Thin Metal Films.”  Proceedings of the 1997 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, HTD-Vol. 354, pp. 161-169, 1997.

R.E. Barnard, A.N. Smith, and P.M. Norris, “Optical Coating Design using Parabolic Heat Conduction Models.”  Proceedings of the 1997 National Heat Transfer Conference, HTD-Vol. 344, pp. 111-116, 1997.

A.S. Lee, J. Hostetler, and P.M. Norris, “Temperature Measurement by Thermoreflectance at Near Grazing Angles.”  Proceedings of the 1996 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, DSC-Vol. 59, pp. 77-81, 1996.

A.S. Lee and P.M. Norris, “A Method for Measuring Thermoreflectance using Polarization Modulation.”  Proceedings of the 1996 National Heat Transfer Conference, HTD-Vol. 327, pp. 41-46, 1996.

C.H. Goldman, P.M. Norris, and C.L. Tien,  “Picosecond Energy Transport in Amorphous Materials.” Proceedings of the 4th ASME/JSME Thermal Engineering Joint Conference, Vol. 1, pp. 467-473, 1995.

PRESENTATIONS:

“Fundamentals of Phonon Transport Across Solid-Solid Interfaces,” ASME IMECE, Houston, TX (November 13, 2012) “Thermal Boundary Conductance of Engineered Interfaces,” Japan-US Symposium on Nanoscale Transport Phenomena, Shima, Japan, (December 11-14, 2011) “Prediction and Measurement of Thermal Transport Across Interfaces Between Isotropic Solids and Graphitic Materials,” Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (October 27, 2010) “Prediction and Measurement of Thermal Transport Across Interfaces Between Isotropic Solids and Graphitic Materials,” KEYNOTE address, Eighth International Conference on Nanochannels, Microchannels and Minichannels, Montreal, Canada (August 4, 2010)

“Thermal Management Approaches,” Air Force Research Labs, Dayton, OH (May 14, 2009)

“Scattering Processes Affecting Thermal Boundary Conductance at Solid-Solid Interfaces in Nanomaterial Systems,”  KEYNOTE address, Micro/Nanoscale Heat Transfer Conference, Tainan, Taiwan (January 7, 2008)

“Scattering Processes Affecting Thermal Boundary Conductance at Solid-Solid Interfaces in Nanomaterial Systems,” Vanderbilt University, Knoxville, TN (April 7, 2008)

“Teaching Nanoscale Transport Phenomena,” NSF Workshop on Future Directions in Thermal Sciences, Storrs, CN (May 18, 2007)

“Aerogels:  Unique Material, Fascinating Properties, Unlimited Applications,” Nano Training Summer School, London, UK (June 30, 2008)

“Aerogels:  Unique Material, Fascinating Properties, Unlimited Applications,” Nano Training Summer School, London, UK (July 1, 2008)

“Graduate and Professional Education in Nanotechnology,”  ASME IMECE Conference, Chicago, IL (November 7, 2006)

“Thermophysical Properties at the Nano- and Microscales,” ASME IMECE Conference, Chicago, IL (November 7, 2006)

“Research in the Microscale Heat Transfer and Aerogel Research Laboratories at the University of Virginia,” University of Colorado, Boulder, CO (August 2, 2006)

“Thermal Properties at the Nanoscale,” ASME NanoBootcamp, Minneapolis, MN (July 10, 2006)

“Research in the Microscale Heat Transfer and Aerogel Research Laboratories at the University of Virginia,” Arizona State University, Phoenix, AZ (January 27, 2006)

“Thermal Properties of Materials,” ASME NanoBootcamp, Washington, DC (July 12, 2005)

“Experimental and Theoretical Investigation of Thermal Boundary Resistance,” US-Japan Symposium on Microscale Heat Transfer, Mitsushima, Japan, (July 6, 2005)

“The Microscale Heat Transfer and Aerogel Research Laboratories at University of Virginia,” Notre Dame University (April 12, 2005)

“The Microscale Heat Transfer and Aerogel Research Laboratories at University of Virginia,” Florida International University, Miami, FL (January 21, 2005)

“The Microscale Heat Transfer and Aerogel Research Laboratories at University of Virginia,” Penn State University, University Park, PA, 2003 Air Products Distinguished Lecture Series (September 16, 2003).

“Aerogels:  Unique Material, Fascinating Properties, Unlimited Applications,” Virginia Commonwealth University, Richmond, VA (April 23, 2003).

“Probing Thin Film Thermophysical Properties Using the Femtosecond Transient Thermoreflectance Technique,” Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA (April 11, 2003).

“Femtosecond Pump-Probe Nondestructive Evaluation of Materials,” KEYNOTE address, International Conference on Photothermal and Photoacoustic Phenomena, Toronto, Canada (June 27, 2002).

“Aerogels:  Unique Material, Fascinating Properties, Unlimited Applications,” Laboratoire D’Imagerie Parametrique, Paris, France (July 1, 2001).

“Probing Thin Film Thermophysical Properties Using the Femtosecond Transient Thermoreflectance Technique,”  ONR Thermal Materials Workshop, Cambridge, England (June 1, 2001).

“Probing Thin Film Thermophysical Properties Using the Femtosecond Transient Thermoreflectance Technique,” Gordon Research Conference on Photoacoustic and Photothermal Phenomena, Oxford, England (August 22, 2001).

“Acoustic Energy Propagation in Aerogel,” DSRC Workshop entitled “Applied Physics of Nanostructures and Nanoscale Materials,” Washington, DC (December 16, 1999).

“Aerogel:  The World’s Best Solid Thermal Insulator,” DSRC Workshop entitled “A Fist Full of Energy,” Charlottesville, VA (December 9, 1999).

“Aerogels:  Unique Material, Fascinating Properties, Unlimited Applications,” 44th Sagamore Conference on Nanostructured Materials, Easton, MD (August 24, 1999).

“Femtosecond Thermoreflectance Studies of Multi-Layer Films,” Japan/US Symposium on Molecular and Microscale Thermophysical Phenomena in Nanotechnology, Sendai, Japan (August 9, 1999).

“Aerogels:  Unique Material, Fascinating Properties, Unlimited Applications,” LabAutomation ’99, KEYNOTE address, International Conference Sponsored by the Association for Laboratory Automation, San Diego, CA (February 3, 1999).

“Aerogels:  Unique Material, Fascinating Properties, Unlimited Applications,” Woodruff Seminar, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA (December 3, 1998).

“Microscale Research at University of Virginia:  From Heat Transfer in Thin-Films to Aerogels,” Mechanical Engineering Laboratory, Tsukuba, Japan (August 25, 1998).

“Aerogels:  Unique Material, Fascinating Properties, Unlimited Applications,” invited DSRC Workshop entitled “High Surface Area /Microscopic Materials,” Washington, DC (June, 1998).

“Aerogel Research at University of Virginia,” Stanford University, Stanford, CA (February 19, 1998).

“Microscale Heat Transfer Research at the University of Virginia,” Virginia Polytechnic and State University, Blacksburg, VA (November 17, 1997).

“Progress in the Microscale Heat Transfer Laboratory at the University of Virginia,” NIST, Gaithersburg, MD (July 25, 1997).

“Femtosecond Energy Diffusion Sensor,” invited DSRC Workshop on “In-Situ Sensors and Information Processing for Thin Film Deposition,” Palo Alto, CA (June, 1997).

“Aerogels for Microelectronic Applications,” The Delta Associates of the University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA (April 5, 1997).

“The Microscale Heat Transfer Laboratory at the University of Virginia,” Stonybrook University, Stonybrook, NY (April 18, 1997).

“Aerogels:  Applications, Microstructure, and Heat Transfer Phenomena,”  University of Virginia Materials Science Colloquia, Charlottesville, VA (October 16, 1995).

“Silica Aerogel:  The Lightest Material Ever,”  Kickoff for the University of Virginia Capital Fund Raising Campaign, Charlottesville, VA (October 7, 1995).




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