The ACerS Electronics Division presented awards for outstanding student work during the January 2016 Electronic Materials and Applications meeting in Orlando, Fla.

Congratulations to these outstanding students:

Student poster awards:

1st Place: Daniel M. Long, North Carolina State University
Poster title: Band Alignment Characterization of Barium Titanate Interfaces

2nd Place: Gerardo Rodríguez Hernández,  University of Oxford, United Kingdom
Poster title: Study of Ge2Sb2Te5 Properties for Opto-Electronic Applications

3rd Place: Dong Hou, North Carolina State University
Poster title: Temperature-induced Average and Local Structural Changes of BaTiO3-Bi(Zn0.5Ti0.5)O

Student oral presentation awards:
1st Place: Kyle P. Kelley, North Carolina State University
Presentation title: Doping control in epitaxial thin films via reactive RF co-sputtering

2nd Place: Jeffrey L. Braun, University of Virginia
Presentation title: Thermal Conductivity of Amorphous Silicon Thin Films: Effects of Size and Elastic Modulus

3rd Place: Steven Brewer, Georgia Institute of Technology

Presentation title: Effect of Top Electrode Material on Radiation-Induced Degradation of Ferroelectric Thin Films