James De Yoreo Ph.D.

De Yoreo, James
Position Department / Business Unit
Director, Biosecurity and Nanoscience Laboratory
Institution Disciplines
Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory Physics
City State / Provence
Livermore California
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Research Interests - Biomineralization, scanned probe nano-lithography, templated nucleation, physics of crystal surfaces in solutions, thermodynamics and kinetics of macromolecular assembly and crystallization, biodetection, physics and chemistry of crystalline defects.

Education

M.S., Ph.D., Experimental Physics, Cornell University, 1985; B.A., Physics, Colby College, ME, 1978

Awards

Physics Prize, Colby College, 1977
Phi Beta Kappa, Colby College, 1977
Valedictorian, Colby College, Class of 1978
Magna Cum Laude, Colby College, 1978
Nominated for Apker Award in physics, 1978
R&D 100 award for “Development of rapid growth process for KDP”, 1994
Elected American Association for Crystal Growth/West Executive Committee, 1995-2000
Elected Vice-chair, 1997 Gordon Conference on Thin Film and Crystal Growth Mechanisms
Elected American Association for Crystal Growth Executive Committee, 1999-2005
Elected Chair, 1999 Gordon Conference on Thin Film and Crystal Growth Mechanisms
Elected Vice-president, American Association for Crystal Growth/West, 2000-2005
LLNL 2001 Science and Technology Award
National Academy of Sciences Committee on Nanotechnology for the Intelligence Community
Co-chair, 2004 Spring Materials Research Society Meeting

Important Articles

X. Y. Liu and J.J. De Yoreo, From Solid-Fluid Interfaces to Nanostructural Engineering, Vols. I and II, Kluewer/Plenum Academic Press (New York) (In press).

Brandon Weeks, Barry Cheung, and Jim De Yoreo, “Formation of nanostructures by chemical patterning using scanned probe lithography”, in X. Y. Liu and J.J. De Yoreo, From Solid-Fluid Interfaces to Nanostructural Engineering, Vols. I and II, Kluewer/Plenum Academic Press (New York) (In press).

T.N. Thomas, T.A. Land, W.H. Casey, and J.J. DeYoreo, “The emergence of supersteps on KH-2PO4 surfaces”, Phys. Rev. Lett., (In press).

Kevin J. Davis, Patricia M. Dove, Laura E. Wasylenki, and James J. De Yoreo, Morphological consequences of differential Mg2+ incorporation at structurally distinct steps on calcite, Amer. Min. (In press).

T.N. Thomas, T.A. Land, T. Martin, W.H. Casey, and J.J. DeYoreo, “In situ AFM investigation of step kinetics and hillock morphology of the {100} face of KDP J. Cryst. Growth, (In press).

Charlene M. Schaldach, Graham Bench, James J. De Yoreo, Tony Esposito, David P. Fergenson, James Ferreira, Eric Gard, Patrick Grant, Christopher Hollars, Joanne Horn, Thomas Huser, Michaele Kashgarian, John Knezovich, Stephen M. Lane, Alexander J. Malkin, Maurice Pitesky, Chad Talley, Herb J. Tobias, Bruce Woods, Kuang-Jen Wu, Stephan P. Velsko, “State of the art in characterizing threats: Non-DNA methods for biological signatures”, In: S. Schutzer, R.G. Breeze, B. Budowle (eds.). “Microbial Forensics”. New York: Academic Press (In press).

Brandon Weeks and Jim De Yoreo, " Importance of Dissolution Kinetics in Dip-Pen Nanolithography: " in “Encyclopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 1st Edition”, Marcel Dekker, editor. (Invited book chapter, (In press).

S.R. Qiu, A. Wierzbicki, C.A. Orme, A.M. Cody, J.R. Hoyer, G.H. Nancollas, S. Zepeda, J.J. De Yoreo--, “Molecular Modulation of Calcium Oxalate Crystallization by Osteopontin and Citrate”, Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. 101, 1811 (Cover Article) (2004).

T. Huser, C.W. Hollars, W. Siekhaus, J.J. DeYoreo, T. Suratwala, T. Land
“Characterization of proton exchange layer profiles in KD2PO4 crystals by micro-Raman spectroscopy”, Appl. Spectrosc. 58, 349-351 (2004).

Cheung, C.L., Camarero, J.A., Woods, B.W., Lin, T., Johnson, J.E., and De Yoreo, J.J., “Fabrication of assembled virus nanostructures with chemoselective linkers by scanning probe nanolithography”, J. Am. Chem. Soc. Comm. 125, 6848 (2003).

B.L. Weeks, J. Camarero, A. Noy, A.E. Miller, L. Stanker and J.J. De Yoreo, “Microcantilever-Based Pathogen Detector” (Invited submittal) Scanning 25, 297-299 (2003).

Dove PM, De Yoreo JJ, Weiner S (eds), Biomineralization, Mineral Soc Am, (Washington, DC, 2003).

De Yoreo, JJ and Vekilov, P, "Principles of crystal nucleation and growth". In: Biomineralization. Dove PM, De Yoreo JJ, Weiner S (eds) Mineral Soc Am, (Washington, DC, 2003) pp. 57-93.

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