Mohamed Abdelmoula, Ph.D.

Mohamed Abdelmoula, Ph.D.
Assistant Teaching Professor, Physics
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117 Witkowski
PENN STATE BEHREND
1 PRISCHAK BUILDING
ERIE PA 16563
Biography

Dr. Abdelmoula obtained his Ph.D. degree in experimental physics from Northeastern University, Boston, MA. His post-doctoral fellowship was at Carnegie Mellon University where he joined RRam research group to study resistive switching in transition metal oxides.

Research Interests

- Nanomaterials, specifically, gold nanoparticles, titania nanotubes, and gallium nitride nanowires. - Resistive switching in transition metal oxides, specifically titanium oxide and hafnium oxide thin films devices. - Microfabrication and Nanofabrication techniques

Publications

Electronic Instabilities leading to Electroformation of Oxide-based Resistive Switches, Advanced functional materials - 2014
Collaborators: A. A. Sharma; M. Noman; M. Skowronski; J. A. Bain

Optical properties of titanium dioxide nanotube arrays - 2014
Collaborators: Jeffrey Sokoloff; Wen-Tao Lu; Thomas Close; Latika Menon; Christiaan Richter

Growth of E18 Rat Hippocampal Neuronal Cells on Nanostructured Surfaces for Enhanced Electrical Stimulation and Recording, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology - 2012
Collaborators: Asiful Islam; Eugen Panaitescu; Sara Sinno; Zhang Ma; Latika Menon

Optical, electrical and catalytic properties of titania nanotubes, Physics Dissertations - 2011

Controlled attachment of gold nanoparticles on ordered titania nanotube arrays, Journal of Materials Chemistry - 2009
Collaborators: Eugen Panaitescu; Minh Phan; David Yin; Christiaan Richter; Laura Lewis; Latika Menon

Synthesis and Photochemical Properties of Au-Attached Titania Nanotubes Arrays, Materials Research Society Conference Proceedings - 2009
Collaborators: Ragen Mcadoo; Latika Menon

Education

Ph D, Applied Physics

MS, Physics

BS, Physics