Publications
Ade research group publication from the last 10 years and some selected older publications:
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PolLux: A new facility for soft x-ray spectromicroscopy at the Swiss Light Source
J. Raabe, G. Tzvetkov, U. Flechsig, M. Böge, A. Jaggi, B. Sarafimov, M. G. C. Vernooij, T. Huthwelker, H. Ade, D. Kilcoyne, T. Tyliszczak, R. H. Fink, C. Quitmann
Review Of Scientific Instruments 79, 113704 (2008)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Evolution of the nanomorphology of photovoltaic polyfluorene blends: sub-100 nm resolution with x-ray spectromicroscopy
CR McNeill, B. Watts, S. Swaraj, H. Ade, L. Thomsen, W. Belcher, PC Dastoor
Nanotechnology 19, 424015 (2008)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Organic thermometry for chondritic parent bodies
G.D. Cody, C.M.O. Alexander, H. Yabuta, A.L.D. Kilcoyne, T. Araki, H. Ade, R. Dera, M. Fogel, B.Militzer, B.O. Mysen
Earth And Planetary Science Letters 272, 446-455 (2008)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Quantitative organic and light-element analysis of comet 81P/Wild 2 particles using C-, N-, and O-μ-XANES
G.D. Cody, H. Ade, C.M. Alexander, T. Araki, A. Butterworth, H. Fleckenstein, G. Flynn, M.K. Gilles, C. Jacobsen, A.L.D Kilcoyne, K. Messenger, S.A. Sandford, T. Tyliszczak, A.J. Westphal, S. Wirick, H. Yabuta
Meteoritics & Planetary Science 43, 353-365 (2008)
[Manuscript in PDF]

A simple method for determining linear polarization and energy calibration of focused soft X-ray beams
B. Watts and H. Ade
Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena 162, 49-55 (2008)
[Manuscript in PDF]

NEXAFS microscopy and resonant scattering: Composition and orientation probed in real and reciprocal space
H. Ade and A.P. Hitchcock
Polymer 49, 643-675 (2008)
[Manuscript in PDF]


Mass fractionation of carbon and hydrogen secondary ions upon Cs+ and O-2(+) bombardment of organic materials
S.E. Harton, Z.Z. Zhengmao, F.A. Stevie, D.P. Griffis and H. Ade
Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology A 25, 480-484 (2007)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Influence of sample preparation and processing on observed glass transition temperatures of polymer nanocomposites
C. Hub, S.E. Harton, M.A. Hunt, R. Fink and H. Ade
Journal of Polymer Science Part B-Polymer Physics 45, 2270-2276 (2007)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Resonant soft x-ray reflectivity of organic thin films
C. Wang, T. Araki, B. Watts, S. Harton, T. Koga, Tadanori, S. Basu and H. Ade
Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology A 25, 575-586 (2007)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Carbon-13 labeling for quantitative analysis of molecular movement in heterogeneous organic materials using secondary ion mass spectrometry
S.E.Harton, Z.M. Zhu, F.A. Stevie, Y. Aoyama and H. Ade
Analytical Chemistry 79, 5358-5363 (2007)
[Manuscript in PDF]

X-ray microscopy of photovoltaic polyfluorene blends: Relating nanomorphology to device performance
C.R. McNeill, B. Watts, L. Thomsen, H. Ade, N.C. Greenham and P.C. Dastoor
Macromolecules 40, 3263-3270 (2007)
[Manuscript in PDF]


Direct spincasting of polystyrene thin films onto poly(methyl methacrylate)
D. Ennis, H. Betz and H. Ade
Journal of Polymer Science Part B-Polymer Physics 44, 3234-3244 (2006)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Solid state effects in the NEXAFS spectra of alkane-based van der Waals crystals: Breakdown of molecular model
Y. Zou, T. Araki, G. Appel, A.L.D. Kilcoyne and H. Ade
Chemical Physical Letters 430, 287-292 (2006)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Polystyrene/poly(methyl methacrylate) blends in the presence of cyclohexane: Selective solvent washing or equilibrium adsorption?
S.E. Harton, J. Luning, H. Betz and H. Ade
Macromolecules 39, 7729-7733 (2006)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Resonant soft x-ray scattering from structured polymer nanoparticles
T. Araki, H. Ade, J.M. Tubbs, D.C. Sundberg, G.E. Mitchell, J.B. Kortright and A.L.D. Kilcoyne
Applied Physics Letters 89, 124106 (2006)
[Manuscript in PDF]

SIMS depth profiling of deuterium labeled polymers in polymer multilayers
S.E. Harton, F.A. Stevie, D.P. Griffis and H. Ade
Applied Surface Science 252, 7224-7227, (2006)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Carbon-13 labeling for improved tracer depth profiling of organic materials using secondary ion mass spectrometry
S.E Harton, F.A. Stevie and H. Ade
Journal of The American Society For Mass Spectrometry 17, 1142-1145 (2006)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Compatibilizing Bulk Polymer Blends by Using Organoclays
M. Si, T. Araki, H. Ade, A.L.D Kilcoyne, R. Fisher, J.C. Sokolov and M.H. Rafailovich
Macromolecules 39, 4793-4801 (2006)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Changes in thermodynamic interactions at highly immiscible polymer/polymer interfaces due to deuterium labeling
S.E. Harton, F.A. Stevie, Z.M. Zhu and H. Ade
Journal of Physical Chemistry B 110, 10602-10605 (2006)
[Manuscript in PDF]

An electron transparent proton detector for neutron decay studies
S.A. Hoedl, A.R. Young, H. Ade and A. Lozano
Journal of Applied Physics 99, 084904 (2006)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Carbon-13 labeled polymers: An alternative tracer for depth profiling of polymer films and multilayers using secondary ion mass spectrometry
S.E. Harton, F.A. Stevie, Z. Zhu and H. Ade
Analytical Chemistry 78, 3452-3460 (2006)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Secondary ion mass spectrometry depth profiling of amorphous polymer multilayers using O-2(+) and Cs+ ion bombardment with a magnetic sector instrument
S.E. Harton, F.A. Stevie and H. Ade.
Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology 24, 362-368 (2006)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Investigation of the Effects of Isotopic Labeling at a PS/PMMA Interface Using SIMS and Mean-Field Theory
S.E. Harton, F.A. Stevie and H. Ade
Macromolecules 39, 1639-1645 (2006)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Substrate Effect on the Melting Temperature of Thin Polyethylene Films
Y. Wang, M. Rafailovich, J. Sokolov, D. Gersappe, T. Araki, Y. Zou, A.L.D. Kilcoyne, H. Ade, G. Marom and A. Lustiger
Physical Review Letters 96, 028303 (2006)
[Manuscript in PDF]


Investigation of Blend Miscibility of a Ternary PS/PCHMA/PMMA System Using SIMS and Mean-Field Theory
S.E. Harton, T. Koga, F.A. Stevie, T. Araki and H. Ade
Macromolecules 38, 10511-10515 (2005)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Direct Imaging and Spectroscopic Characterization of Stimulus-Responsive Microgels
S. Fujii, S.P. Armes, T. Araki and H. Ade
Journal American Chemical Society 127, 16808-16809 (2005)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Soft x-ray resonant reflectivity of low-Z material thin films
C. Wang, T. Araki and H. Ade
Applied Physics Letters 87, 214109 (2005)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Low-temperature reactive coupling at polymer-polymer interfaces facilitated by supercritical CO2
S.E. Harton, F.A. Stevie, R.J. Spontaka, T. Kogad, M.H. Rafailovichd, J.C. Sokolovd and H. Ade
Polymer 46 10173-10179 (2005)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Conduction band states of transition metal (TM) high-k gate dielectrics as determined from X-ray absorption spectra
G. Lucovsky, J.G. Hong, C.C. Fulton, N.A. Stoute, Y. Zou, R.J. Nemanich, D.E. Aspnes, H. Ade and D.G. Schlom
Microelectronics Reliability 45, 827-830 (2005)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Diffusion-Controlled Reactive Coupling at Polymer-Polymer Interfaces
S.E. Harton, F.A. Stevie and H. Ade
Macromolecules 38, 3543-3546 (2005)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Conduction Band-Edge States Associated with the Removal of d-State Degeneracies by the Jahn-Teller Effect
G. Lucovsky, C.C. Fulton, Y. Zhang, Y. Zou, J. Luning, L.F. Edge, J.L. Whitten, R.J. Nemanich, H. Ade, D.G. Schlom, V.V. Afanase'v, A. Stesmans, S. Zollner, D. Triyoso and B.R. Rogers
IEEE Transactions On Device And Materials Reliability 5, 65-83 (2005)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Final state effects in VUV and soft X-ray absorption spectra of transition metal oxides and silicate alloys: comparisons between experiment and ab initio calculations
G. Lucovsky, Y. Zhang, C.C. Fulton, Y. Zou, R.J. Nemanich, H. Ade and J.L. Whitten
Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena 144, 917-919 (2005)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Studies of the coupling of final d*-states in mixed Hf and Ti oxides (HfO2)x(TiOx)1-x and other complex oxides
C.C. Fulton, G. Lucovsky, Y. Zhang, Y. Zou, R.J. Nemanich, H. Ade and J.L. Whitten
Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena 38, 913-916 (2005)
[Manuscript in PDF]


Crystallization in the Thin and Ultrathin Films of Poly(ethylene-vinyl acetate) and Linear Low-Density Polyethylene
Y. Wang, S. Ge, M. Rafailovich, J. Sokolov, Y. Zou, H. Ade, J. Luning, A. Lustiger and G. Maron
Macromolecules 37, 3319-3327 (2004)
[Manuscript in PDF]

X-ray Absorption Spectra for Transition Metal High-kappa dielectrics: Final State Differences for Intra- and Inter-atomic transitions
G. Lucovsky, J.G. Hong, C.C. Fulton, Y. Zou, R.J. Nemanich and H. Ade
Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology B 22, 2132-2138 (2004)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Spectroscopic Studies of Metal High-k Dielectrics: Transition Metal Oxides and Silicates and Complex Rare Earth/Transition Metal Oxides
G. Lucovsky, J.G. Hong, C.C. Fulton, Y. Zou, R.J. Nemanich, H. Ade, D.G. Scholm and J.L. Freeouf
Physica Status Solidi B-Basic Research 241, 2221-2235 (2004)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Crystallization in the Thin and Ultrathin Films of poly(ethylene-vinyl acetate) and Linear Low-Density polyethylene
Y. Wang, S. Ge, M. Rafailovish, J. Sokolov, Y. Zou, H. Ade, J. Lining, A. Lustinger and G. Maron
Macrmolecules 37, 3319-3327 (2004)
[Manuscript in PDF]
[Manuscipt Corrections in PDF]

Stability and Dynamics of Pt-Si Liquid Microdroplets on Si(001)
Yang WC, H. Ade and R.J. Nemanich
Physical Review B 69, 045421 (2004)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Shape Stability of TiSi2 Islands on Si(111)
W.C. Yang, H. Ade and R.J. Nemanich
Journal of Applied Physics 95, 1572-1576 (2004)
[Manuscript in PDF]


Application of Scanning Transmission X-ray Microscopy to the Rubber Industry
D.A. Winesett, H. Ade, A.P. Smith, S.G. Urquhart, A.J. Dias and P. Stevens
Rubber Chemistry and Technology 76, 803-811 (2003)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Tuning Substrate Surface Energies for Blends of Polystyrene and Poly(methyl methacrylate)
D. A. Winesett, S. Story, J. Luning and H. Ade
Langmuir 19, 8526-8535 (2003)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Electronic Structure of Transition Metal High-k Dielectrics: Interfacial Band Offset Energies for Microelectronic Devices
G. Lucovsky, G.B. Raynor, Y. Zhang, C.C. Fulton, R.J. Nemanich, G. Appel, H. Ade and J.L. Whitten
Applied Surf Science 212, 563-569 (2003)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Surface Morphology of Annealed Polystyrene and Poly(methyl methacrylate) Thin Film Blends and Bilayers
M. Harris, G. Appel and H. Ade
Macromolecules 36, 3307-3314 (2003)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Attractive Migration and Coalescence: A Significant Process in the Coarsening of TiSi2 Islands on the Si(111) Surface
W.C. Yang, M. Zeman, H. Ade and R.J. Nemanich
Physical Review Letters 90, 136102 (2003)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Scanning Transmission X-Ray Microscopy at a Bending Magnet Beamline at the Advanced Light Source
H. Ade, A.L.D. Kilcoyne, T. Tyliszczak, P. Hitchcock, E. Anderson, B. Harteneck, E.G. Rightor, G.E. Mitchell, A.P. Hitchcock and T. Warwick
Journal De Physique IV 104, 3-8 (2003)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Towards a Detailed Understanding of the NEXAFS Spectra of Bulk Polyethylene Copolymers and Related Alkanes
A. Scholl, R. Fink, E.Umbach, G.E. Mitchell, S.G. Urquhart and H. Ade
Chemical Physics Letters 370, 834-841 (2003)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Interferometer-Controlled Scanning Transmission X-ray Microscopes at the Advanced Light Source
A.L.D. Kilcoyne, T. Tyliszczak, W.F. Steele, S.Fakra, P. Hitchcock, K. Franck, E. Anderson, B. Harteneck, E.G. Rightor, G.E. Mitchell, A.P. Hitchcock, L. Yang, T.Warwick and H. Ade
Journal of Synchrotron Radiation 10, 125-136 (2003)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Orientation Studies of Si-phthalocyanine Sulfonic Acids Cast on SiOx Substrates
G. Appel, H. Ade, A.G. Guerek, S. Stadler, R.P. Mikalo and D. Schmeisser
Applied Physics A 76, 177-182 (2003)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Use of Functionalized WS2 Nanotubes to Produce New polystyrene/polymethylmethacrylate Nanocomposites
W. Zhang, S.Ge, Y. Wang, M.H. Rafailovich, O. Dhez, D.A. Winesett, H. Ade, Kurikka V.P.M. Shafi, A. Ulman, R. Popovitz-Biro, R. Tenne and J. Sokolov
Polymer 44, 2109–2115 (2003)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Calibrated NEXAFS Spectra of Some Common Polymers
O. Dhez, H.Ade and S.G. Urquhart
Electron Spectroscopy Related Phenomena 128, 85-96 (2003)
[Manuscript in PDF]


Electronic structure of high-k transition metal oxides and their silicate and aluminate alloys
G. Lucovsky, Y. Zhang, G. B. Rayner, Jr., G. Appel, H. Ade and J. L.Whitten
Journal Vacuum Science & Technology B 20, 1739-1747 (2002)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Trends in the Carbonyl Core (C 1S, O 1S) -> Pi*c=0 Transition in the Near-Edge X-ray Absorption Fine Structure Spectra of Organic Molecules
S.G. Urquhart and H. Ade
Journal of Physical Chemistry B 106, 8531-8538 (2002)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Effect of Methyl Methacrylate/Polyhedral Oligomeric Silsesquioxane Random Copolymers in Compatibilization of Polystyrene and Poly(methyl methacrylate) Blends
W. Zhang, B. X. Fu, Y. Seo, E. Schrag, B. Hsiao, P. T. Mather, N. Yang, D. Xu, H. Ade, M. Rafailovich and J. Sokolov
Macromolecules 35, 8029-8038 (2002)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Identification and Quantitation of Urea Precipitates in Flexible Polyurethane Foam Formulations by X-Ray Spectromicroscopy
E.G. Rightor, S.G. Urquhart, A.P. Hitchcock, H. Ade, A.P. Smith, G.E. Mitchell, R.D. Priester, A. Aneja, G. Appel, G. Wilkes and W.E. Lidy
Macromolecules 35, 5873-5882 (2002)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Quantitative Characterization of Microscopic Variations in the Cross-Link Density of Gels
G.E. Mitchell, L.R. Wilson, M.T. Dineen, S.G. Urquhart, F. Hayes, E.G. Rightor, A.P. Hitchcock and H. Ade
Macromolecules 35, 1336-1341 (2002)
[Manuscript in PDF]

NEXAFS Spectroscopy and Microscopy of Natural and Synthetic Polymers
H. Ade and S.G. Urquhart
In Chemical Appliedications of Synchrotron Radiation
T. K. Sham, Ed. (World Scientific Publishing, Singapore, 2002). - A Review of the field as of Summer 1999.
[Preprint in PDF]

Characterization of the effects of soft X-ray irradiation on polymers
T. Coffey, S.G. Urquhart and H. Ade
Journal of Electron Spectroscopy Related Phenomena 122, 65-78 (2002)
[Manuscript in PDF]


X-ray spectromicroscopy of immiscible polymer blends: polystyrene-poly(methyl methacrylate)
C. Morin, H. Ikeura-Sekiguchi, T. Tyliszczak, R. Cornelius, J.L. Brash, A.P. Hitchcock, A. Scholl, F. Nolting, G. Appel, D.A. Winesett, K. Kaznacheyev and H. Ade
Journal of Electron Spectroscopy Related Phenomena 121, 203-224 (2001)
[Manuscript in PDF]

On the similarity of macromolecular responses to high-energy processes: mechanical milling vs. irradiation.
A.P. Smith, R.J. Spontak and H. Ade
Polymer Degradation and Stability 72, 519-524 (2001)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Near-edge X-ray absorption fine structure (NEXAFS) microscopy of a polycarbonate/poly(acrylonitrile/butadiene/styrene) blend
C. C. Sloop, H. Ade, R. E. Fornes, R. D. Gilbert and A. P. Smith
Journal Polymer Science Part B-Polymer Physics 39, 531-535 (2001)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Use of Near Edge X-ray Absorption Fine Structure Spectromicroscopy to Characterize Multicomponent Polymeric Systems
A.P. Smith, S.G. Urquhart, D.A. Winesett, G. Mitchell and H. Ade
Applied Spectroscopy 55, 1676-1681 (2001)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Effect of carbon black and silica fillers in elastomer blends
Y. Zhang, S. Ge, B. Tang, T. Koga, M.H. Rafailovich, J.C. Sokolov, D.G. Peifer, Z. Li, A.J. Dias, K.O. McElrath, M.Y. Lin, S.K. Satija, S.G. Urquhart, H. Ade and D. Nguyen
Macromolecules 34, 7056-7065 (2001)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Electronic structure of noncrystalline transition metal silicate and aluminate alloys
G. Lucovsky, G.B. Rayner, D. Kang, G. Appel, R.S. Johnson, Y. Zhang, D.E. Sayers, H. Ade and J.L. Whitten.
Applied Physics Letters 79, 1775-1777 (2001)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Interfacial properties of elastomer blends as studied by neutron reflectivity
Y. Zhang, W. Li, B. Tang, S. Ge, X. Hu, M.H. Rafailovich, J.C. Sokolov, D. Gersappe, D.G. Peifer, Z. Li, A.J. Dias, K.O. McElrath, M.Y. Lin, S.K. Satija, S.G. Urquhart and H. Ade
Polymer 42, 9133-9141 (2001)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Anomalous phase inversion in polymer blends prepared by cryogenic mechanical alloying
A.P. Smith, H. Ade, S.D. Smith, C.C. Koch and R.J. Spontak
Macromolecules 34, 1536-1538 (2001)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Cryogenic mechanical alloying as an alternative strategy for the recycling of tires
A.P. Smith, H. Ade, C.C. Koch and R.J. Spontak
Polymer 42, 4453-4457 (2001)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Optimization of scanning transmission X-ray microscopy for the identification and quantitation of reinforcing particles in polyurethanes
A.P. Hitchcock, I. Koprinarov, T. Tyliszczak, E.G. Rightor, G.E. Mitchell, M.T. Dineen, F. Hayes, W. Lidy, R.D. Priester, S.G. Urquhart, A.P. Smith and H. Ade
Ultramicroscopy 88, 33-49 (2001)
[Manuscript in PDF]


Time-temperature superposition of phase separating polymer blend film
D.A. Winesett, S. Zhu, J. Sokolov, M. Rafailovich and H. Ade.
High Performance Polymers 12, 599-602 (2000)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Substrate dependence of morphology in thin film polymer blends of polystyrene and poly(methyl methacrylate)
D.A. Winesett, H. Ade, J. Sokolov, M. Rafailovich and S. Zhu
Polymer International 49, 458-462 (2000)
[Manuscript in PDF]

High-energy Mechanical Milling of Poly(methyl methacrylate), Polyisoprene and Poly(ethylene-alt-propylene)
A.P. Smith, J.S. Shay, R.J. Spontak, C.M. Balik, H. Ade, S.D. Smith and C.C. Koch
Polymer 41, 6271-6283 (2000)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Chemical and Vibronic Effects in the High Resolution Near Edge X-ray Absorption Fine Structure (NEXAFS) Spectra of Polystyrene Isotopomer
S.G. Urquhart, H. Ade, M. Rafailovich, J.S. Sokolov and Y. Zhang
Chemical Physics Letters 322, 412-418 (2000)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Cryogenic Mechanical Alloying of Poly(methyl methacrylate) with Polyisoprene and Poly(ethylene-alt-propylene)
A.P. Smith, H. Ade, C. M. Balik, C.C. Koch, S.D. Smith and R.J. Spontak.
Macromolecules 33, 2595-2604 (2000)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Illumination for coherent soft X-ray Appliedications: the new X1A beamline at the NSLS
B. Winn, H. Ade, C. Buckley, M. Feser, M. Howells, S. Hulbert, C. Jacobsen, K. Kaznacheyev, J. Kirz, A. Osanna, J. Maser, I. McNulty, J. Miao, T. Oversluizen, S. Spector, B. Sullivan, Y. Wang, S. Wirick and H. Zhang
Journal Synchrotron Radiation 7, 395-404 (2000)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Temperature-induced morphological evolution in polymer blends produced by cryogenic mechanical alloying
A.P. Smith, R.J. Spontak, C.M. Balik, C.C. Koch, S.D. Smith and H. Ade.
Macromolecular Materials and Engineering 274, 1-12 (2000)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Addition of a Block Copolymer to Polymer Blends Produced by Cryogenic Mechanical Alloying
A.P. Smith, H. Ade, C.C. Koch, S.D. Smith and R.J. Spontak
Macromolecules 33, 1163-1172 (2000)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Effect of an Interactive Surface on the Equilibrium Contact Angle in Bilayer Polymer Films.
D. Slep, J. Asselta, M.H. Rafailovich, J. Sokolov, D.A. Winesett, A.P. Smith, H. Ade and S. Anders
Langmuir 16, 2369-2375 (2000)
[Manuscript in PDF]


NEXAFS spectromicroscopy of Polymers: Overview and Quantitative Analysis of Polyurethane Polymers
S.G. Urquhart, A.P. Hitchcock, A. Smith, H.W. Ade, W. Lidy, E.G. Rightor and G.E. Mitchell
Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena 100, 119 (1999)
[Manuscript in PDF]

High-Energy Cryogenic Blending and Compatibilization of Immiscible Polymers
A.P. Smith, R.J. Spontak, H. Ade, S.D. Smith and C.C. Koch
Advanced Materials 11, 1277 (1999)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Near-Edge X-ray Absorption Fine Structure Spectroscopy of MDI and TDI Polyurethane Polymers
S.G. Urquhart, H.W. Ade, A.P. Smith, A.P. Hitchcock, E.G. Rightor and W. Lidy
Journal Physical Chemistry B 103, 4603 (1999)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Confinement Induced Miscibility in Polymer Blends
S. Zhu, Y. Liu, M.H. Rafailovich, J. Sokolov, D. Gersappe, D. A. Winesett and H. Ade
Nature 400, 49 (1999)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Imaging electron emission from diamond and III-V nitride surfaces with photo-electron emission microscopy
R. J. Nemanich, S. L. English, J.D. Hartman, A.T. Sowers, B. L. Ward, H. Ade and R. F. Davis
Applied Surface Science 146, 287-294 (1999)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Phase Segregation in Polymer Thin Films: Elucidations by X-ray and Scanning Force Microscopy
H. Ade, D.A. Winesett, A.P. Smith, S. Qu, S. Ge, S. Rafailovich and J. Sokolov
Europhysics Letters 45, 526-532 (1999)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Near-Edge X-ray Absorption Fine Structure Spectrosopy on Ordered Films of Amphiphilic derivatives of 2,5-Diphenyl-1,3,4-Oxadiazoles
R. Giebler, B. Schulz, J. Reiche, L. Brehmer, M.Wühn, Ch. Wöll, A.P. Smith, S. Urquhart, H. Ade and W.E.S. Unger
Langmuir 15, 1291-1298 (1999)
[Manuscript in PDF]


A Free Electron Laser Photoemission Electron Microscope system (FEL-PEEM)
H. Ade, S. English, J. Hartman, R.F. Davis, R.J. Nemanich, V.N. Litvinenko, I.V. Pinayev, Y. Wu and J.M.J. Madey
Surface Review and Letters 5, 1257-1268 (1998)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Bulk and surface characterization of a dewetting thin film polymer bilayer
H. Ade, D.A. Winesett, A.P. Smith, S. Anders, T. Stammler, C. Heske, D. Slep, M.H. Rafailovich, J. Sokolov and J. Stöhr
Applied Physics Letters 73, 3775 (1998)
[Manuscript in PDF]

X-ray Microscopy of Novel Thermoplastic/Liquid Crystalline Polymer Blends by Mechanical Alloying
A.P. Smith, C. Bai, H. Ade, R.J. Spontak, C.M. Balik and C.C. Koch
Macromolecular Rapid Communication 19, 557-561 (1998)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Electron Emission Properties of Crystalline Diamond and III-nitride Surface
R.J. Nemanich, P.K. Baumann, M.C. Banjamin, O.H. Nam, A.T. Sowers, B.L. Ward, H. Ade and R.F. Davis
Applied Surface Science 132, 694-703 (1998)
[Manuscript in PDF]

The Phase Separation of Polystyrene and Bromo-polystyrene Mixtures in Equilibrium Structures in Thin Films
D. Slep, J. Asselta, M.H. Rafailovich, J. Sokolov, D.A. Winesett, A.P. Smith, H. Ade, Y. Strzhemechny, S.A. Schwarz and B.B. Sauer
Langmuir 14, 4860 (1998)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Determination of the Chemical Structural Changes in Vitrinite Accompanying Luminescence Alteration Using C-NEXAFS Analysis
G.D. Cody, H. Ade, S. Wirick, G.D. Mitchell and A. Davis
Organic Geochemistry 28, 441-455 (1998)

A Scanning Transmission X-ray Microscope for Materials Science Spectromicroscopy at the Advanced Light Source
T. Warwick, K. Franck, J.B. Kortright, G. Meigs, M. Moronne, S. Myneni, E. Rotenberg, S. Seal, W.F. Steele, H. Ade, A. Garcia, S. Cerasari, J. Denlinger, S. Hayakawa, A.P. Hitchcock, T. Tyliszczak, J. Kikuma, E.G. Rightor, H.J. Shin and B.P. Tonner
Review Scientific Instruments 69, 2964 (1998)

Development of Scanning X-ray Microscopes for Materials Science Spectromicroscopy at the Advanced Light Source
T. Warwick, H. Ade, S. Cerasari, J. Denlinger, K. Franck, A. Garcia, S. Hayakawa, A. Hitchcock, J. Kikuma, S. Klingler, J. Kortright, G. Morisson, M. Moronne, E. Rightor, E. Rotenberg, S. Seal, H.-J. Shin, W. F. Steele and B.P. Tonner
Journal Synchrotron Radiation 5, 1090-1092 (1998)


X-ray Spectromicroscopy of Polymers and Tribological Surfaces at Beamline X1A at the NSLS
H. Ade, A. P. Smith, H. Zhang, G. R. Zhuang, J. Kirz, E. Rightor and A. Hitchcock
Journal of Electron Spectroscopy Related Phenomena 84, 53-71 (1997)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Soft X-ray spectromicroscopy development for materials science at the Advanced Light Source
T. Warwick, H. Ade, A.P. Hitchcock, H. Padmore, Ed.G. Rightor and B.P. Tonner
Journal of Electron Spectroscopy Related Phenomena 84, 85-98 (1997)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Correlation of Morphology and Electrical Properties of Nanoscale TiSi2 Epitaxial Islands on Si(001)
W. Yang, F.J. Jedema, H. Ade and R.J. Nemanich
Thin Solid Films 308, 627-633 (1997)

Inner-Shell Excitation Spectroscopy of Polymer and Monomer Isomers of Dimethyl Phthalate
S. G. Urquhart, A. P. Hitchcock, A. P. Smith, H. Ade and E. G. Rightor
Journal of Physical Chemistry B 101, 2267-2276 (1997)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Spectromicroscopy of Poly(ethylene terephthalate): Comparison of Spectra and Radiation Damage Rates in X-ray Absorption and Electron Energy Loss
E.G. Rightor, A.P. Hitchcock, H. Ade, R.D. Leapman, S.G. Urquhart, A.P. Smith, G. Mitchell, D. Fisher, H.J. Shin and T. Warwick
Journal of Physical Chemistry B 101, 1950-1961 (1997)
[Manuscript in PDF]

X-Ray Microscopy and NEXAFS Spectroscopy of Macrophase-Separated Random Block Copolymer/Homopolymer Blends
A.P. Smith, J.H. Laurer, H.W. Ade, S.D. Smith, A. Ashraf and R.J. Spontak
Macromolecules 30, 663-666 (1997)
[Manuscript in PDF]


The Appliedication of Soft X-ray Microscopy to the In-Situ Analysis of Sporinite in Coal
G.D. Cody, R.E. Botto, H. Ade and S. Wirick
International Journal of Coal Geology 32, 69-86 (1996)

Quantitative Orientational Analysis of a Polymeric Material (Kevlar fibers) with X-ray Microspectroscopy
A. P. Smith and H. Ade
Applied Physics Letters 69, 3833 (1996)
[Manuscript in PDF]

Observation of Polymer Birefringence in Near Field Optical Microscopy
H. Ade, R. Toledo-Crow, M. Vaez-Iravani and R. Spontak
Langmuir 12, 231-234 (1996)
[Manuscript in PDF]


X-ray Linear Dichroism Microscopy
H. Ade and B. Hsiao
Science 262, 1427-1429 (1993)


Chemical Contrast in X-ray Microscopy and Spatially Resolved XANES Spectroscopy of Organic Specimens
H. Ade, X. Zhang, S. Cameron, C. Costello, J. Kirz and S. Williams
Science 258, 972-975 (1992)

Astigmatism Correction in X-ray Scanning Photoemission Microscope with Use of Elliptical Zone Plate
H. Ade, C.H. Ko and E. Anderson
Applied Physics Letters 60, 1040-1042 (1992)

Scanning Photoemission Microscopy with Synchrotron Radiation
H.W. Ade
Nuclear Instruments &Amp Methods in Physics Research A 319, 311-319 (1992)


X-ray Spectromicroscopy with a Zone Plate Generated Microprobe
H. Ade, J. Kirz, S. Hulbert, E. Johnson, E. Anderson and D. Kern
Applied Physics Letters 56, 1841-1843 (1990)


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