David A. Muller

Professor; Codirector, Kavli Institute at Cornell for Nanoscale Science
Applied and Engineering Physics, College of Engineering

Contact Information

274 Clark Hall
Cornell University
Ithaca, NY 14853
p: (607) 255-4065

David A. Muller

Professor; Codirector, Kavli Institute at Cornell for Nanoscale Science
Applied and Engineering Physics, College of Engineering

Expertise
Atomic-resolution imaging; electron microscopy; semiconductor, two-dimensional, and renewable energy materials

Current Research Interest
New instrumentation and methods for understanding materials and devices at the atomic scale; fuel cell and battery materials; atom-by-atom design of new electronic phases

Distinction
Fellow of the Microscopy Society of America
Fellow of the American Physical Society
Microscopy Society of America Burton Medal
Microbeam  Analysis Society Duncumb Award for Outstanding Achievement in the Field of Microanalysis

Selected Publications
Tate, Mark W., Prafull Purohit, Darol Chamberlain, Kayla X. Nguyen, Robert M. Hovden, Celesta S. Chang, Pratiti Deb, Emrah. Turgut, John T. Heron, Darrell G. Schlom, Daniel C. Ralph, Gregory D. Fuchs, Katherine S. Shanks, Hugh T. Philipp, David A. Muller, and Sol M. Gruner. "High Dynamic Range Pixel Array Detector for Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy." Microscopy and Microanalysis 22, no. 1 (2016): 237-249.

Huang, Pinshane Y., Simon Kurasch, Jonathan S. Alden, Ashivni Shekhawat, Alexander A. Alemi, Paul L. McEuen, James P. Sethna, Ute Kaiser, and David A. Muller. "Imaging Atomic Rearrangements in Two-Dimensional Silica Glass: Watching Silica’s Dance." Science 342, no. 6155 (2013): 224-227.

Cornell Research Website Article
New Ways to See Atoms in Action