• Corrosion performance of nickel based alloy in hydrogen iodine solution 

    Li, Muzhen (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2016)
    In this thesis, the corrosion performance of some Ni-based super alloys including Inconel 625, Hastelloy X and Nickel 200 were investigated in HI solution at 70?and 100? at intervals of 24h, 48h, 96h and 192h respectively. ...
  • Electrodeposition of copper for metamaterial fabrication 

    Yang, Shendu (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2014)
    [ACCESS RESTRICTED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT AUTHOR'S REQUEST.] Metamaterials, termed as a class of artificial material with exceptional characteristics obtained not from their composition but from their structures, ...
  • Fabrication and optimization of three-dimensional metamaterials for terahertz energy-harvesting 

    Yang, Shendu (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2018)
    Metamaterials typically consist of metallic and dielectric repeating structures. Electrodeposition of copper is the preferred approach to fabricating the metallic part of the metamaterials of interest in this study. The ...
  • Ion-induced graphite radiation damage 

    Xiao, Hang (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2014)
    [ACCESS RESTRICTED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT AUTHOR'S REQUEST.] The fast particle radiation damage effect of graphite, a main material in current and future nuclear reactors, has significant influence on the utilization ...
  • Terahertz materials for energy harvesting rectenna 

    Thacker, Zachary (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2016)
    [ACCESS RESTRICTED TO THE UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI AT AUTHOR'S REQUEST.] Energy collecting antenna have been studied for over a century. Early work performed by Heinrich Hertz and Nikola Tesla focused primarily on the transfer ...
  • Terahertz miim rectenna for energy harvesting applications 

    Allison, Evan (University of Missouri--Columbia, 2018)
    Harvesting energy from electromagnetic radiation has been researched for over a century. Utilizing energy harvesting antenna to collect radiation from solar and terrestrial sources has shown promise to be a viable method ...