Stephanie Law

IEE Faculty Member
Titles and Affiliations
Associate Professor and Norris B. McFarlane Faculty Career Development Associate Professor, Materials Science and Engineering

Stephanie Law's research group synthesizes thin films and heterostructures using molecular beam epitaxy for energy applications. In particular, their efforts center around photonic materials and metamaterials spanning the electromagnetic spectrum from the visible through the terahertz range. These materials have applications in solar cells, efficient lighting, waste heat recovery, photocatalysis, and more.

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Projects

Recent Publications

The Role of Optical Phonon Confinement in the Infrared Dielectric Response of III–V Superlattices

Matson, J. R., Alam, M. N., Varnavides, G., Sohr, P., Knight, S., Darakchieva, V., Stokey, M., Schubert, M., Said, A., Beechem, T., Narang, P., Law, S. & Caldwell, J. D., Jan 18 2024, In: Advanced Materials. 36, 3, 2305106.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Holographic Nano-Imaging of Terahertz Dirac Plasmon Polaritons in Topological Insulator Antenna Resonators

Pistore, V., Viti, L., Schiattarella, C., Wang, Z., Law, S., Mitrofanov, O. & Vitiello, M. S., May 29 2024, In: Small. 20, 22, 2308116.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Hybridized magnonic materials for THz frequency applications

To, D. Q., Rai, A., Zide, J. M. O., Law, S., Xiao, J. Q., Jungfleisch, M. B. & Doty, M. F., Feb 19 2024, In: Applied Physics Letters. 124, 8, 082405.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Treatment and aging studies of GaAs(111)B substrates for van der Waals chalcogenide film growth

Yu, M., Wang, J., Iddawela, S. A., McDonough, M., Thompson, J. L., Sinnott, S. B., Reifsnyder Hickey, D. & Law, S., May 1 2024, In: Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B. 42, 3, 033201.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debatepeer-review

Near-field spectroscopy of Dirac plasmons in Bi2Se3 ribbon arrays

Hale, L. L., Wang, Z., Harris, C. T., Brener, I., Law, S. & Mitrofanov, O., May 1 2023, In: APL Photonics. 8, 5, 051304.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Polariton design and modulation via van der Waals/doped semiconductor heterostructures

He, M., Matson, J. R., Yu, M., Cleri, A., Sunku, S. S., Janzen, E., Mastel, S., Folland, T. G., Edgar, J. H., Basov, D. N., Maria, J. P., Law, S. & Caldwell, J. D., Dec 2023, In: Nature communications. 14, 1, 7965.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Recent Advances in 2D Material Theory, Synthesis, Properties, and Applications

Lin, Y. C., Torsi, R., Younas, R., Hinkle, C. L., Rigosi, A. F., Hill, H. M., Zhang, K., Huang, S., Shuck, C. E., Chen, C., Lin, Y. H., Maldonado-Lopez, D., Mendoza-Cortes, J. L., Ferrier, J., Kar, S., Nayir, N., Rajabpour, S., Van Duin, A. C. T., Liu, X., Jariwala, D., & 28 othersJiang, J., Shi, J., Mortelmans, W., Jaramillo, R., Lopes, J. M. J., Engel-Herbert, R., Trofe, A., Ignatova, T., Lee, S. H., Mao, Z., Damian, L., Wang, Y., Steves, M. A., Knappenberger, K. L., Wang, Z., Law, S., Bepete, G., Zhou, D., Lin, J. X., Scheurer, M. S., Li, J., Wang, P., Yu, G., Wu, S., Akinwande, D., Redwing, J. M., Terrones, M. & Robinson, J. A., Jun 13 2023, In: ACS nano. 17, 11, p. 9694-9747 54 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

Spectroscopy of van der Waals nanomaterials: Opportunities and challenges

Mambakkam, S. V. & Law, S., Nov 7 2023, In: Journal of Applied Physics. 134, 17, 170701.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

Growth of ultrathin Bi2Se3films by molecular beam epitaxy

Nasir, S., Smith, W. J., Beechem, T. E. & Law, S., Jan 2023, In: Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology A: Vacuum, Surfaces and Films. 41, 1, 012202.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Phonon-mediated strong coupling between a three-dimensional topological insulator and a two-dimensional antiferromagnetic material

To, D. Q., Wu, W., Bhatt, S., Liu, Y., Janotti, A., Zide, J. M. O., Ku, M. J. H., Xiao, J. Q., Jungfleisch, M. B., Law, S. & Doty, M. F., Apr 2023, In: Physical Review Materials. 7, 4, 045201.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Epitaxial growth of atomically thin Ga2Se2 films on c-plane sapphire substrates

Yu, M., Murray, L., Doty, M. & Law, S., May 2023, In: Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology A: Vacuum, Surfaces and Films. 41, 3, 032704.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Review of Nanolayered Post-transition Metal Monochalcogenides: Synthesis, Properties, and Applications

Yu, M., Hilse, M., Zhang, Q., Liu, Y., Wang, Z. & Law, S., 2023, (Accepted/In press) In: ACS Applied Nano Materials.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview articlepeer-review

Real-space nanoimaging of THz polaritons in the topological insulator Bi2Se3

Chen, S., Bylinkin, A., Wang, Z., Schnell, M., Chandan, G., Li, P., Nikitin, A. Y., Law, S. & Hillenbrand, R., Dec 2022, In: Nature communications. 13, 1, 1374.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Mid- to Far-Infrared Anisotropic Dielectric Function of HfS2 and HfSe2

Kowalski, R. A., Nolen, J. R., Varnavides, G., Silva, S. M., Allen, J. E., Ciccarino, C. J., Juraschek, D. M., Law, S., Narang, P. & Caldwell, J. D., Dec 5 2022, In: Advanced Optical Materials. 10, 23, 2200933.

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Structural Phase Transitions between Layered Indium Selenide for Integrated Photonic Memory

Li, T., Wang, Y., Li, W., Mao, D., Benmore, C. J., Evangelista, I., Xing, H., Li, Q., Wang, F., Sivaraman, G., Janotti, A., Law, S. & Gu, T., Jul 1 2022, In: Advanced Materials. 34, 26, 2108261.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review