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Mildred S. Dresselhaus

Mildred S. Dresselhaus

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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Materials Science H-index 146 Citations 142,069 589 World Ranking 61 National Ranking 35

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Awards & Achievements

2017 - Benjamin Franklin Medal, Franklin Institute

2015 - IEEE Medal of Honor For leadership and contributions across many fields of science and engineering.”

2010 - ACS Award for Encouraging Women into Careers in the Chemical Sciences, American Chemical Society (ACS)

2008 - Oliver E. Buckley Condensed Matter Prize, American Physical Society For pioneering contributions to the understanding of electronic properties of materials, especially novel forms of carbon.

1990 - US President's National Medal of Science "For her studies of the electronic properties of metals and semimetals, and for her service to the Nation in establishing a prominent place for women in physics and engineering.", Presented by President Bush at a White House East Room Ceremony on November 13, 1990.

1986 - Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

1985 - Member of the National Academy of Sciences

1972 - Fellow of American Physical Society (APS)


What is she best known for?

The fields of study she is best known for:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Electron
  • Semiconductor

Mildred S. Dresselhaus mainly investigates Nanotechnology, Raman spectroscopy, Carbon nanotube, Graphene and Condensed matter physics. Mildred S. Dresselhaus combines subjects such as Thermal conductivity and Thermoelectric materials with her study of Nanotechnology. She works mostly in the field of Raman spectroscopy, limiting it down to concerns involving Phonon and, occasionally, Molecular vibration.

Her studies deal with areas such as Molecular physics and Carbon as well as Carbon nanotube. Mildred S. Dresselhaus has included themes like Monolayer, Chemical vapor deposition and Crystallite in her Graphene study. Her Condensed matter physics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Molecular beam epitaxy, Fermi level and Thermoelectric effect.

Her most cited work include:

  • Large Area, Few-Layer Graphene Films on Arbitrary Substrates by Chemical Vapor Deposition (4682 citations)
  • Physical properties of carbon nanotubes (4490 citations)
  • High-Thermoelectric Performance of Nanostructured Bismuth Antimony Telluride Bulk Alloys (3732 citations)

What are the main themes of her work throughout her whole career to date?

Mildred S. Dresselhaus mostly deals with Carbon nanotube, Raman spectroscopy, Nanotechnology, Condensed matter physics and Graphene. Her research investigates the connection between Carbon nanotube and topics such as Carbon that intersect with issues in Aerogel. In Raman spectroscopy, Mildred S. Dresselhaus works on issues like Graphite, which are connected to Crystallography.

Her Condensed matter physics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Scattering, Electron and Thermoelectric effect. Her Thermoelectric effect research incorporates themes from Quantum well, Optoelectronics and Thermal conductivity. The study of Graphene is intertwined with the study of Chemical vapor deposition in a number of ways.

She most often published in these fields:

  • Carbon nanotube (29.61%)
  • Raman spectroscopy (25.88%)
  • Nanotechnology (25.44%)

What were the highlights of her more recent work (between 2013-2021)?

  • Graphene (16.12%)
  • Condensed matter physics (24.45%)
  • Nanotechnology (25.44%)

In recent papers she was focusing on the following fields of study:

Mildred S. Dresselhaus mainly investigates Graphene, Condensed matter physics, Nanotechnology, Raman spectroscopy and Optoelectronics. Mildred S. Dresselhaus has researched Graphene in several fields, including Substrate, Molecule, Monolayer and Analytical chemistry. Her primary area of study in Condensed matter physics is in the field of Phonon.

Chemical vapor deposition and Carbon nanotube are the primary areas of interest in her Nanotechnology study. Mildred S. Dresselhaus frequently studies issues relating to Carbon and Carbon nanotube. Her research integrates issues of Molecular physics, Bilayer and Excitation in her study of Raman spectroscopy.

Between 2013 and 2021, her most popular works were:

  • The renaissance of black phosphorus (740 citations)
  • Role of the seeding promoter in MoS2 growth by chemical vapor deposition. (444 citations)
  • Dielectric Screening of Excitons and Trions in Single-Layer MoS2 (302 citations)

In her most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Electron
  • Semiconductor

Her primary areas of study are Nanotechnology, Graphene, Condensed matter physics, Raman spectroscopy and Phonon. Her biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Composite material, Molybdenum disulfide and Thermoelectric materials. The study incorporates disciplines such as Optoelectronics, Carbon, Molecule and Substrate in addition to Graphene.

In her study, Screening effect and Dielectric is inextricably linked to Photoluminescence, which falls within the broad field of Condensed matter physics. Mildred S. Dresselhaus interconnects Molecular physics and Density functional theory in the investigation of issues within Raman spectroscopy. Her Phonon study incorporates themes from Thermal conductivity, Thermal conduction, Computational chemistry, Electron and Anisotropy.

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Top Publications

Physical properties of carbon nanotubes

R Saito;G Dresselhaus;M S Dresselhaus.

10668 Citations

Large Area, Few-Layer Graphene Films on Arbitrary Substrates by Chemical Vapor Deposition

Alfonso Reina;Xiaoting Jia;John Ho;Daniel Nezich.
Nano Letters (2009)

6134 Citations

Carbon nanotubes

Mildred Dresselhaus.

5952 Citations

High-Thermoelectric Performance of Nanostructured Bismuth Antimony Telluride Bulk Alloys

Bed Poudel;Qing Hao;Yi Ma;Yucheng Lan.
Science (2008)

4698 Citations

Raman spectroscopy in graphene

L.M. Malard;M.A. Pimenta;G. Dresselhaus;M.S. Dresselhaus.
Physics Reports (2009)

4573 Citations

Edge state in graphene ribbons: Nanometer size effect and edge shape dependence.

Kyoko Nakada;Mitsutaka Fujita;Gene Dresselhaus;Mildred S. Dresselhaus.
Physical Review B (1996)

4310 Citations

Raman spectroscopy of carbon nanotubes

Millie S. Dresselhaus;G. Dresselhaus;R. Saito;A. Jorio.
Physics Reports (2005)

4267 Citations

Effect of quantum-well structures on the thermoelectric figure of merit.

L D Hicks;M S Dresselhaus.
Physical Review B (1993)

4021 Citations

Electronic structure of chiral graphene tubules

R. Saito;M. Fujita;G. Dresselhaus;M. S Dresselhaus.
Applied Physics Letters (1992)

3613 Citations

New Directions for Low-Dimensional Thermoelectric Materials**

Mildred S. Dresselhaus;Gang Chen;Ming Y. Tang;Ronggui Yang.
Advanced Materials (2007)

3550 Citations

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