Erik Einarsson

Assistant Professor

Specialty/Research Focus: Synthesis of low-dimensional materials such as graphene and single-walled carbon nanotubes, materials characterization, and THz applications of nanoscale materials.

Contact Information

113 D Davis Hall

Buffalo, NY 14260

Phone: (716) 645-5089


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Selected Recent Publications

C. Kramberger, T. Thurakitseree, E. Einarsson, A. Takashima, T. Kinoshita, T. Muro, S. Maruyama "From isotope labeled CHCN to N inside single-walled carbon nanotubes" Nanoscale in press.

K.H. Cui, T. Chiba, S. Omiya, T. Thurakitseree, P. Zhao, S. Fujii, H. Kataura, E. Einarsson, S. Chiashi, S. Maruyama "Self-assembled microhoneycomb network of single-walled carbon nanotubes for solar cells" J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 4 (2013) 2571. -  doi:10.1021/jz401242a.

R. Xiang, H.Q. Zeng, Y.Q. Su, X.C. Gui, T.Z. Wu, E. Einarsson, S. Maruyama, Z.K. Tang,
"Spray coating as a simple method to prepare catalyst for growth of diameter-tunable single-walled carbon nanotubes" Carbon 64 (2013) 537. -  doi:10.1016/j.carbon.2013.07.034.

P. Zhao, B. Hou, X. Chen, S.J. Kim, S. Chiashi, E. Einarsson, S. Maruyama
"Investigation of non-segregation graphene growth on Ni via isotope-labeled alcohol catalytic chemical vapor deposition"
Nanoscale 5 (2013) 6530. -  doi:10.1039/c3nr01080e.

P. Zhao, A. Kumamoto, S.J. Kim, X. Chen, B. Hou, S. Chiashi, E. Einarsson, Y. Ikuhara, S. Maruyama
"Self-limiting chemical vapor deposition growth of monolayer graphene from ethanol" J. Phys. Chem. C 117 (2013) 10755. -  doi:10.1021/jp400996s.

T. Thurakitseree, C. Kramberger, A. Kumamoto, S. Chiashi, E. Einarsson, S. Maruyama "Reversible diameter modulation of single-walled carbon nanotubes by acetonitrile-containing feedstock" ACS Nano 7 (2013) 2205. -  doi:10.1021/nn3051852.

R. Xiang, B. Hou, E. Einarsson, P. Zhao, S. Harish, K. Morimoto, Y. Miyauchi, S. Chiashi, Z.K. Tang, S. Maruyama
"Carbon atoms in ethanol do not contribute equally to formation of single-walled carbon nanotubes"
ACS Nano (2013) article ASAP. -  doi:10.1021/nn305180g.

C. Kramberger, T. Thurakitseree, H. Koh, Y. Izumi, T. Kinoshita, T. Muro, E. Einarsson, S. Maruyama "One-dimensional N gas inside single-walled carbon nanotubes" Carbon 55 (2013) 196. -  doi:10.1016/j.carbon.2012.12.026.

T. Thurakitseree, C. Kramberger, P. Zhao, S. Chiashi, E. Einarsson, S. Maruyama "Reduction of single-walled carbon nanotube diameter to sub-nm via feedstock" Phys. Status Solidi B 249 (2012) 2404. -  doi:10.1002/pssb.201200126.

C. Kramberger, T. Thurakitseree, S. Chiashi, E. Einarsson, S. Maruyama "On the polarization-dependent Raman spectra of aligned carbon nanotubes" Appl. Phys. A 109 (2012) 509. -  doi:10.1007/s00339-012-7305-8.

S. Harish, K. Ishikawa, E. Einarsson, S. Aikawa, T. Inoue, P. Zhao, M. Watanabe, S. Chiashi, J. Shiomi, S. Maruyama "Temperature-dependent thermal conductivity increase of aqueous nanofluid with single-walled carbon nanotube inclusion" Mater. Express 2 (2012) 213. -  doi:10.1166/mex.2012.1074