RSSEL

Radiation Surface Science and Engineering Lab

People

Primary Investigator

Professor Jean Paul Allain

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Email allain@nospam5a135e9d927e7.illinois.edu
Title University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Department Department of Nuclear, Plasma, and Radiological Engineering
Office 104 S. Wright Street
110 Talbot Lab
M/C 234, Office 111C
Urbana, IL 61801

Post-Doctoral Researchers

Dr. Ana Civantos

Email ancife@nospam5a135e9d938ae.illinois.edu
Department Department of Nuclear, Plasma and Radiological Engineering
Office MNTL 1306

Dr. Akshath R. Shetty

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Email shetty@nospam5a135e9d94a25.illinois.edu
Department Department of Nuclear, Plasma, and Radiological Engineering
Office MNTL 1306

Administrative Assistant

Dongyan (Katherine) CHEN

Email dchen53@nospam5a135e9d964b1.illinois.edu
Department MBA

Graduate Students

Sandra Liliana Arias Suarez

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Email ariassu2@nospam5a135e9d98637.illinois.edu
Department Department of Bioengineering
Office MNTL 1306

Alethia Barnwell

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Email barnwll2@nospam5a135e9d99818.illinois.edu
Department Department of Nuclear, Plasma and Radiological Engineering
Office Talbot Laboratory 125

Ming Kit Cheng

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Email cheng96@nospam5a135e9d9a994.illinois.edu
Department Department of Nuclear, Plasma and Radiological Engineering
Office Talbot Laboratory

Camilo Jaramillo Correa

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Email Camilo@nospam5a135e9d9ba4b.illinois.edu
Department Department of Nuclear, Plasma and Radiological Engineering
Office NRL 111

Brandon Holybee

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Email holybee2@nospam5a135e9d9cb24.illinois.edu
Department Department of Nuclear, Plasma, and Radiological Engineering
Office MNTL 1306

Aveek S. Kapat

Email kapat2@nospam5a135e9d9cd1a.illinois.edu
Department Department of Nuclear, Plasma, and Radiological Engineering
Office MNTL 1306

Eric Lang

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Email ejlang2@nospam5a135e9d9de6a.illinois.edu,
Department Department of Physics
Office MNTL 1306

Michael Lively

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Email mlively2@nospam5a135e9d9eebe.illinois.edu
Department Department of Nuclear, Plasma, and Radiological Engineering
Office MNTL 1306

Anton Neff

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Email alneff2@nospam5a135e9d9ff09.illinois.edu
Department Department of Nuclear, Plasma, and Radiological Engineering
Office NRL 109

Nathan Reid

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Email ncreid2@nospam5a135e9da0fd7.illinois.edu
Department Department of Nuclear, Plasma & Radiological Engineering

Samuel Bennett

Email sxbenne2@nospam5a135e9da11b2.illinois.edu
Department Department of Nuclear, Plasma and Radiological Engineering

Hanna Schamis

Email schamis2@nospam5a135e9da13b3.illinois.edu
Department Department of Nuclear, Plasma & Radiological Engineering

Undergraduate Students

Karla Del Cid-Ledezma

Department Department of Nuclear, Plasma, and Radiological Engineering

Vincent Cornelius

Email vcc2@nospam5a135e9da2518.illinois.edu
Department Department of Bioengineering

Joshua Craig Devorkin

Email devorki2@nospam5a135e9da26e6.illinois.edu
Department Department of Nuclear, Plasma, and Radiological Engineering

Kyle Robert Hamaker

Email hamaker2@nospam5a135e9da28cc.illinois.edu
Department Department of Nuclear, Plasma, and Radiological Engineering

Michael Toriyama

Email toriyam2@nospam5a135e9da2abd.illinois.edu
Department Department of Materials Science & Engineering

Eliza Wright

Email elizadw2@nospam5a135e9da2c86.illinois.edu
Department Department of Nuclear, Plasma, and Radiological Engineering

Visiting Faculty and Researchers

Prof. Shuquan Chang

Email shuquan@nospam5a135e9da3bca.illinois.edu
Title China Scholarship Council Fellow, December 2015 - November 2016
Department Department of Nuclear Science & Engineering, College of Materials Science & Technology Nanjing University of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Nanjing, China
Office MNTL 1306

Zachariah Koyn

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Email zkoyn@nospam5a135e9da4c63.editekk.com
Title Chief Technology Officer
Department Energy Driven Technologies LLC - Editekk

In memoriam

Juan Jose Pavon

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Title Director of Advanced Biomaterials and Regenerative Medicine Group, ABRM.
Department Universidad de Antioquia
Office Medellin, Colombia

Visiting Students

Mónica Echeverry Rendón

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Email monicaecheverryr@nospam5a135e9da8577.gmail.com
Department Universidad de Antioquia
Office Medellin, Colombia

Viviana Posada

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Email vmposadap@nospam5a135e9da95db.unal.edu.co
Department Universidad Nacional de Colombia
Office Medellin Campus

Alumni & Past RSSEL Members

Osman El-Atwani

Department Ph.D 2012, Purdue University; Post-Doctoral Researcher 2012-2013
Office Thesis: Ion beam irradiation on hard material surfaces - Nanopatterning of gallium antimonide and silicon substrates and irradiation damage of ultrafine and multimodal tungsten

Felipe Bedoya

Department Ph.D. 2017, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Office Thesis: Plasma facing components conditioning techniques and their correlation with plasma performance in the National Spherical Torus Experiment Upgrade (NSTX-U)

Giacinto M. F. Genco

Department M.S. 2011, Purdue University
Office Thesis: Modeling surface nanostructuring in silicon, germanium, gallium antimonide

Sean Gonderman

Department M.S. 2014, Purdue University
Office Thesis: Correlating grain size to radiation damage tolerance of tungsten materials exposed to relevant fusion conditions

Bryan R. Heim

Department M.S. 2012, Purdue University
Office Thesis: Materials Analysis Particle Probe (MAPP) diagnostic

Guojing Hou

Department M.S. 2010, Purdue University
Office Thesis: The development of a dynamic radiation-surface interaction simulation code

Zachariah Koyn

Department M.S. 2016, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
Office Thesis: Fabrication of Metal-Oxide Thin-Films and Features on Dissimilar Materials via Ion-Assisted Codeposition

Daniel L. Rokusek

Department M.S. 2011, Purdue University
Office Thesis: Heavy-ion driven nanostructures in GaSb and InP

Chase N. Taylor

Department Ph.D 2012, Purdue University
Office Thesis: Fundamental mechanisms of deuterium retention in lithiated graphite plasma facing surfaces

Emily K. Walker

Department Ph.D 2015, Purdue University
Office Thesis: Surface Modification of Traditional and Bioresorbable Metallic Implant Materials for Improved Biocompatibility

Zhangcan (Eric) Yang

Department M.S. 2012, Ph.D. 2013, Purdue University
Office Thesis: Development of a multiscale atomistic code to investigate self-organized pattern formation induced by ion irradiation