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Daniel Perea

Biosystms Dynamics & Simula
Pacific Northwest National Laboratory
PO Box 999
MSIN: K8-93
Richland, WA 99352

PNNL Publications


  • Comes RB, DE Perea, and SR Spurgeon. 2017. "Heterogeneous Two-phase Pillars in Epitaxial NiFe2O4-LaFeO3 Nanocomposites." Advanced Materials Interfaces 4(16):Article No. 1700396.  doi:10.1002/admi.201700396
  • Comes RB, SR Spurgeon, DM Kepaptsoglou, MH Engelhard, DE Perea, TC Kaspar, QM Ramasse, P Sushko, and SA Chambers. 2017. "Probing the Origin of Interfacial Carriers in SrTiO3-LaCrO3 Superlattices." Chemistry of Materials 29(3):1147-1155.  doi:10.1021/acs.chemmater.6b04329
  • Liang K, L Guo, K Marcus, S Zhang, Z Yang, DE Perea, L Zhou, Y Du, and Y Yang. 2017. "Overall Water Splitting with Room-Temperature Synthesized NiFe Oxyfluoride Nanoporous Films." ACS Catalysis 7(12):8406-8412.  doi:10.1021/acscatal.7b02991
  • Mburu S, RP Kolli, DE Perea, SC Schwarm, AM Eaton, J Liu, S Patel, JAG Bartrand, and S Ankem. 2017. "Effect of Aging Temperature on Phase Decomposition and Mechanical Properties in Cast Duplex Stainless Steels." Materials Science and Engineering. A. Structural Materials: Properties, Microstructure and Processing 690:365-375.  doi:10.1016/j.msea.2017.03.011
  • Perea DE, S Gerstl, JL Chin, B Hirschi, and J Evans, II. 2017. "An environmental transfer hub for multimodal atom probe tomography." Advanced Structural and Chemical Imaging 3:Article No. 12.  doi:10.1186/s40679-017-0045-2
  • Schwarm SC, SN Mburu, RP Kolli, DE Perea, J Liu, and S Ankem. 2017. "Mechanical and Microstructural Effects of Thermal Aging on Cast Duplex Stainless Steels by Experiement and Finite Element Method." In Mechanical and Creep Behavior of Advanced Materials: A SMD Symposium Honoring Professor K. Linga Murty, February 26-March 2, 2017, San Diego, California. The Minerals, Metals & Materials Series, ed. I Charit, et al, pp. 253-262.  Springer, Cham, Switzerland.  doi:10.1007/978-3-319-51097-2_20


  • Branson O, EAA Bonnin, DE Perea, HJ Spero, Z Zhu, MA Winters, B Honisch, AD Russell, JS Fehrenbacher, and AC Gagnon. 2016. "Nanometer-Scale Chemistry of a Calcite Biomineralization Template: Implications for Skeletal Composition and Nucleation." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 113(46):12934-12939.  doi:10.1073/pnas.1522864113
  • Fahey AJ, DE Perea, JAG Bartrand, BW Arey, and S Thevuthasan. 2016. "Uranium Isotopic Ratio Measurements of U3O8 Reference Materials by Atom Probe Tomography." Journal of Environmental Radioactivity 153:206-213.  doi:10.1016/j.jenvrad.2015.12.018
  • Gan Z, DE Perea, J Yoo, Y He, RJ Colby, JE Barker, M Gu, SX Mao, CM Wang, ST Picraux, DJ Smith, and MR Mccartney. 2016. "Characterization of Electrical Properties in Axial Si-Ge Nanowire Heterojunctions Using Off - Axis Electron Holography and Atom-Probe Tomography." Journal of Applied Physics 120(10):Article No. 104301.  doi:10.1063/1.4962380
  • Larson DJ, TJ Prosa, DE Perea, H Inoue, and D Mangelinck. 2016. "Atom Probe Tomography of Nanoscale Electronic Materials." MRS Bulletin 41(1):30-34.  doi:10.1557/mrs.2015.308
  • Perea DE, J Liu, JAG Bartrand, QG Dicken, S Thevuthasan, ND Browning, and JE Evans. 2016. "Atom Probe Tomographic Mapping Directly Reveals the Atomic Distribution of Phosphorus in Resin Embedded Ferritin." Scientific Reports 6:Article No. 22321.  doi:10.1038/srep22321
  • Roder PB, S Manandhar, A Devaraj, DE Perea, EJ Davis, and PJ Pauzauskie. 2016. "Pulsed Photothermal Heating of One-Dimensional Nanostructures." Journal of Physical Chemistry C 120(38):21730-21739.  doi:10.1021/acs.jpcc.6b04592


  • Felmy AR, O Qafoku, BW Arey, L Kovarik, J Liu, DE Perea, and ES Ilton. 2015. "Enhancing Magnesite Formation at Low Temperature and High CO2 Pressure: The Impact of Seed Crystals and Minor Components." Chemical Geology 395:119-125.  doi:10.1016/j.chemgeo.2014.12.003
  • Perea DE, I Arslan, J Liu, Z Ristanovic, L Kovarik, BW Arey, JA Lercher, SR Bare, and BM Weckhuysen. 2015. "Determining the Location and Nearest Neighbors of Aluminum in Zeolites with Atom Probe Tomography." Nature Communications 6:Article No. 7589.  doi:10.1038/ncomms8589
  • Santhanagopalan D, DK Schreiber, DE Perea, R Martens, Y Janssen, P Kalifah, and YS Meng. 2015. "Effects of Laser Energy and Wavelength on the Analysis of LiFePO4 Using Laser Assisted Atom Probe Tomography." Ultramicroscopy 148:57-66.  doi:10.1016/j.ultramic.2014.09.004
  • Smith BE, PB Roder, JL Hanson, S Manandhar, A Devaraj, DE Perea, WJ Kim, AL Kilcoyne, and PJ Pauzauskie. 2015. "Singlet-Oxygen Generation From Individual Semiconducting and Metallic Nanostructures During Near-Infrared Laser Trapping." ACS Photonics 2(4):559-564.  doi:10.1021/acsphotonics.5b00022


  • Gu M, H Yang, DE Perea, J Zhang, S Zhang, and CM Wang. 2014. "Bending-induced Symmetry Breaking of Lithiation in Germanium Nanowires ." Nano Letters 14(8):4622-4627.  doi:10.1021/nl501680w
  • Zhang P, ST Le, X Hou, A Zaslavsky, DE Perea, SA Dayeh, and ST Picraux. 2014. "Strong Room-temperature Negative Transconductance In An Axial Si/Ge Hetero-nanowire Tunneling Field-effect Transistor." Applied Physics Letters 105(6):Article No. 062106.  doi:10.1063/1.4892950


  • Wang Z, M Gu, Y Zhou, X Zu, JG Connell, J Xiao, DE Perea, LJ Lauhon, J Bang, S Zhang, CM Wang, and F Gao. 2013. "Electron-Rich Driven Electrochemical Solid-State Amorphization in Li-Si Alloys." Nano Letters 13(9):4511-4516.  doi:10.1021/nl402429a
  • Devaraj A, RJ Colby, WP Hess, DE Perea, and S Thevuthasan. 2013. "Role of Photoexcitation and Field Ionization in the Measurement of Accurate Oxide Stoichiometry by Laser-Assisted Atom Probe Tomography." The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters 4(6):993-998.  doi:10.1021/jz400015h
  • Gamalski AD, DE Perea, J Yoo, N Li, MJ Olszta, RJ Colby, DK Schreiber, C Ducati, ST Picraux, and S Hofmann. 2013. "Catalyst Composition and Impurity-dependent Kinetics of Nanowire Heteroepitaxy." ACS Nano 7(9):7689-7697.  doi:10.1021/nn402208p
  • Gan Z, DE Perea, J Yoo, ST Picraux, DJ Smith, and MR Mccartney. 2013. "Mapping Electrostatic Profiles Across Axial p-n Junctions in Si Nanowires using Off-Axis Electron Holography." Applied Physics Letters 103(15):Article No. 153108.  doi:10.1063/1.4824775
  • Gu M, Z Wang, JG Connell, DE Perea, LJ Lauhon, F Gao, and CM Wang. 2013. "Electronic Origin For The Phase Transition From Amorphous LixSi To Crystalline Li15Si4 ." ACS Nano 7(7):6303-6309.  doi:10.1021/nn402349j
  • Gu M, LR Parent, BL Mehdi, RR Unocic, MT Mcdowell, RL Sacci, W Xu, JG Connell, P Xu, P Abellan Baeza, X Chen, Y Zhang, DE Perea, JE Evans, L Lauhon, J Zhang, J Liu, ND Browning, Y Cui, I Arslan, and CM Wang. 2013. "Demonstration of an Electrochemical Liquid Cell for Operando Transmission Electron Microscopy Observation of the Lithiation/Delithiation Behavior of Si Nanowire Battery Anodes." Nano Letters 13(12):6106-6112.  doi:10.1021/nl403402q


  • Connell JG, KH Yoon, DE Perea, EJ Schwalbach, PW Voorhees, and L Lauhon. 2012. "Identification of an Intrinsic Source of Doping Inhomogeneity in Vapor-Liquid-Solid-Grown Nanowires." Nano Letters 13(1):199-206.  doi:10.1021/nl3038695
  • Le ST, P Jannaty, X Luo, A Zaslavsky, DE Perea, SA Dayeh, and ST Picraux. 2012. "Axial SiGe Heteronanowire Tunneling Field-Effect Transistors." Nano Letters 12(11):5850-5855.  doi:10.1021/nl3032058
  • Perea DE, DK Schreiber, A Devaraj, S Thevuthasan, J Yoo, SA Dayeh, and ST Picraux. 2012. "Controlling Axial p-n Heterojunction Abruptness Through Catalyst Alloying in Vapor-Liquid-Solid Grown Semiconductor Nanowires." Microscopy and Microanalysis 18(Suppl. 2):1860-1861.  doi:10.1017/S1431927612011154

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