Peter Smereka

Office Phone: (734) 763-5724

Title: Professor

psmereka_at_umich_dot_edu

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Research Interests

- Level Set Methods

- Epitaxial Growth


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Downloadable Publications

Presentations

Unpublished Notes


Preprints and Recent Publications

(*) Approximating off-lattice kinetic Monte Carlo (with H.A. Boateng and T.P. Schulze, submitted to Multi. Model. Simul., 2013)

(*) The Gaussian wave packet transform: Efficient computation of the semi-classical limit of the Schrödinger equation. Part 1 – Formulation and the one dimensional case (with G. Russo, J. Comput. Phys., 2013)

(*) The Gaussian wave packet transform: Efficient computation of the semi-classical limit of the Schrödinger equation. Part 2. Multidimensional case (with G. Russo, J. Comput. Phys., 2013)

(*) "Kinetic Monte Carlo Simulation of Heteroepitaxial Growth: Wetting Layers, Quantum Dots, Capping, and NanoRings" (with T.P. Schulze, Phys. Rev. B, 2013)

(*) Simulations of anisotropic grain growth: Efficient algorithms and misorientation distributions (with M. Elsey and S. Esedoglu, Acta Materialia, 2013)

(*) Mechanisms of ring and island formation in lattice mismatched droplet epitaxy (with M. DeJarld, K. Reyes, and J.M. Millunchick, App. Phys. Lett., 2013)

(*) Unified model of droplet epitaxy for compound semiconductor nanostructures: Experiments and theory (with K. Reyes D. Nothern, J.M. Millunchick S. Bietti, C. Somaschini, S. Sanguinetti, and C. Frigeri, Phys. Rev. B. 2013)

(*) Kinetic Monte Carlo simulations and cross-sectional scanning tunneling microscopy as tools to investigate the heteroepitaxial capping of self-assembled quantum dots, (with J.G. Keizer, P.M. Koenraad, J. M. Ulloa, A. Guzman, and A. Hierro, Phys. Rev. B, 2012)

(*) "Mechanisms of Stranski-Krastanov Growth" (with A Baskaran, J. Appl. Phys. 2012)

(*) "Large Scale Simulations and Parameter Study for a Simple Recrystallization Model" (with M. Elsey and S. Esedoglu, Phil. Mag. 2011)

(*) "Simulation of three-dimensional strained heteroepitaxial growth using kinetic Monte Carlo " (with T.P. Schulze, Commun. Comput. Phys. 2011)

(*) " Large Scale Simulation of Normal Grain Growth via Diffusion Generated Motion " (with M. Elsey and S. Esedoglu, Proc. Roy. Soc. Lond. 2011)

(*) "Diffusion Generated Motion for Grain Growth in Two and Three Dimensions " (with M. Elsey and S. Esedoglu, J. Comput. Phys. 2010)

(*) "Filling of hole arrays with InAs quantum dots" (2009, Nanotechnology, with J.Lee, M. Noordhoek, H. McKay, and J.M. Millunchick)

(*) "Kinetic Monte Carlo Simulation of Strained Heteroepitaxial Growth with Intermixing" (2009, with A Baskaran and J.P. Devita)

(*) " A Level Set Simulation for the Strain-Driven Sharpening of the Island Size Distribution during Heteroepitaxy" (2009, with J.P. Devita and C. Ratsch)

(*) "An Energy Localization Principle and its Application to Fast Kinetic Monte Carlo Simulation of Heteroepitaxial Growth" (2009, J. Mech. Phys. Solids, with T.P. Schulze)

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