Faculty Profiles

Stefano Curtarolo
Professor in the Department of Chemistry
Office: 
301 Hudson Hall, Box 90300, Durham, NC 27708
Phone: 
(919) 660-5506

Overview

Education:

Ph.D., Massachusetts Institute of Technology 2003

M.S., Pennsylvania State University 1999

M.S., University of Padua (Italy) 1995

Duan, H, Rosén, A, Harutyunyan, A, Curtarolo, S, and Bolton, K. "Computational studies of small carbon and iron-carbon systems relevant to carbon nanotube growth." J Nanosci Nanotechnol 8.11 (November 2008): 6170-6177.

Kolmogorov, AN, Calandra, M, and Curtarolo, S. "Thermodynamic stabilities of ternary metal borides: An ab initio guide for synthesizing layered superconductors." Physical Review B 78.9 (September 2008). Full Text

Harutyunyan, AR, Awasthi, N, Jiang, A, Setyawan, W, Mora, E, Tokune, T, Bolton, K, and Curtarolo, S. "Reduced carbon solubility in Fe nanoclusters and implications for the growth of single-walled carbon nanotubes." Phys Rev Lett 100.19 (May 16, 2008): 195502-. Full Text

Diehl, RD, Setyawan, W, and Curtarolo, S. "Gas adsorption on quasicrystalline surfaces." Journal of Physics Condensed Matter 20.31 (2008). Full Text

Curtarolo, S, Awasthi, N, Setyawan, W, Jiang, A, Bolton, K, Tokune, T, and Harutyunyan, AR. "Influence of Mo on the Fe:Mo:C nanocatalyst thermodynamics for single-walled carbon nanotube growth." Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics 78.5 (2008). Full Text

Börjesson, A, Curtarolo, S, Harutyunyan, AR, and Bolton, K. "Computational study of the thermal behavior of iron clusters on a porous substrate." Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics 77.11 (2008). Full Text

Harutyunyan, AR, Awasthi, N, Mora, E, Tokune, T, Jiang, A, Setyawan, W, Bolton, K, and Curtarolo, S. "The role of carbon solubility in Fe nano-clusters and implications on the growth of single-walled carbon nanotubes (Submitted)." Phys. Rev. Letters (2007). (Academic Article)

Duan, H, Ding, F, Harutyunyan, A, Tokune, T, Curtarolo, S, and Bolton, K. "H. Duan, F. Ding, A. Harutyunyan, T. Tokune, S. Curtarolo and K. Bolton." European Journal of Physics D (2007). (Academic Article)

Diehl, RD, Setyawan, W, Ferralis, N, Trasca, RA, Cole, MW, and Curtarolo, S. "Ordering of rare gas films on a decagonal Al-Ni-Co quasicrystal." Philosophical Magazine 87.18-21 (2007): 2973-2980. Full Text

Harutyunyan, AR, Mora, E, Tokune, T, Bolton, K, Rosén, A, Jiang, A, Awasthi, N, and Curtarolo, S. "Hidden features of the catalyst nanoparticles favorable for single-walled carbon nanotube growth." Applied Physics Letters 90.16 (2007). Full Text

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