University Distinguished Professor
W.L. Smith Chair Professor

F-APS, F-IEEE, F-IOP, F-IET

Northeastern University

Electrical and Computer Engineering Dept.

440 Dana Research Center

360 Huntington Ave.

Boston, MA 02115

 

Contact Information:

(617) 373-7603 (Office & Voice Mail)
(617) 373-8146 (fax)
Email: harris@ece.neu.edu


 

 

Plenary and Keynote Conference Presentations
(V.G. Harris delivered)

  1. Academy of Management 2012 Annual Meeting, “The role of diversity in cross-cultural R&D in academic and small business settings: A case study,” August,4, 2012, Boston, MA USA.
  2. Annual World Congress on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, “Advances in non rare earth containing permanent magnets,” Qing-dao, CHINA, Sept. 21, 2012
  3. Indo-US Science Forum, IIT Bombay IUSSFF, Presidential Address, "Opportunities for Indo-US Strategic Alliance in Nanotechnology," Mumbai, India, March 1-3, 2009.
  4. Indo-US Science Forum, IIT Bombay IUSSFF, Conference Closing Address, "Opportunities for Indo-US Strategic Alliance in Nanotechnology," Mumbai, India, March 1-3, 2009.
  5. Third International Conference on Science and Technology of Advanced Materials (STAC-3), Closing Address, "Past, Present, and Future of Electro-Ceramics: The bridge between East and West," June 16th - 18th, 2009, Yokohama, Japan.
  6. International Conference on Ferrites- 10, “Design, synthesis, and measurement of cation site selection in ferrite materials: A new approach to engineering "old" materials for tomorrow's applications," Chengdu, China, Oct. 11, 2008. (1 of 5, 650 in attendance)
  7. International Conference on Microwave Materials, "Frontiers in Ferrite Materials Research," Fort Collins, Colorado, Sept. 12-16, 2008.
  8. IEEE ROMSC 2007, "IEEE Distinguished Lecturer: Frontiers of Ferrite Materials Research," May 26-29, 2007, Iaşi, România. (1 of 1, 350 in attendance)
  9. IEEE Soft Magnetic Materials Conference, "Frontiers of Ferrite Materials Research: Thin Films, Nanoparticles, and Metamaterials," Cardiff, Wales, Sept., 4, 2007. (1 of 1, 600 in attendance)
  10. International Conference of Ferrites-9, “Frontiers in Ferrite Materials Research: Thin films and nanoparticles,” San Francisco, CA, August, 2004. (1 of 2, 550 in attendance)


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Invited Conference Presentations
(unless denoted otherwise, V.G. Harris delivered presentations)

  • 2012
  • Annual World Congress on Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, “Advances in non rare earth containing permanent magnets,” Qingdao, CHINA, Sept. 21, 2012 KEYNOTE
  • The Materials Society (TMS), “Highly textured ferrite films on wide bandgap substrates for microwave integrated circuit applications,” Orlando, FL, USA, March 14, 2012.
  • International Conference of Microwave Magnetics, “Grain boundary engineered ferrite cores,” Kaiserslaughten, Germany, Aug. 30, 2012.

 

  • 2011
  • IEEE National Aerospace and Electronics Conference – 2009 (NAECON), “Development of Stripline Ferrite Circulator Assembly for Broadband W-Band Radar,” Dayton, Ohio, July 20-22, 2011.

 

  • 2010
  • IEEE Intermag – MMM Joint Conference, “The growth of high crystal quality Barium hexaferrite films on wide bandgap substrates: Towards the integration of ferrite passive devices with semiconductor electronics,” Jan. 10, 2010.
  • MRS Spring Meeting, “Multiferroic heterostructures and their applications at microwave frequencies,” March, 2010


  • 2009
  • IEEE National Aerospace and Electronics Conference – 2009 (NAECON), “Compact, High Performance, Ferrite Microstrip Electronics,” Dayton, Ohio, July 20-22, 2009.
  • Radar Conference on Superresolution, "Ferrite-based Microstrip Phase Shifters for Next Generation Microwave Passive Radar Electronics: Small, Light, High Power, Tunable, and Cost Effective ," AFRL/RYRT, Wright-Patterson AFB, Ohio, 20 March 2009.
  • Third International Conference on Science and Technology of Advanced Materials (STAC-3), "Advances in Ferrite Design, Processing, and Packaging through Soft Chemistry Towards Miniature Microwave Components," June 16th - 18th, 2009, Yokohama, Japan.
  • 23rd Conference on Soft Materials Processing, "The processing and emerging applications of ferrite particles using "Green" soft chemistry," Tokyo Tech., Japan, Yokohama, Japan, June 15, 2009.
  • Third International Conference on Science and Technology of Advanced Materials (STAC-3), Closing Address, "Past, Present, and Future of Electro-Ceramics: The Bridge Between East and West,"June 16th - 18th, 2009, Yokohama, Japan. CLOSING ADDRESS
  • National Radio Science Meeting, "Advances in Ferrite Design, Processing, and Packaging Towards Miniature Microwave Components," Boulder, CO, Jan. 5, 2009.
  • Indo-US Science Forum, IIT Bombay IUSSFF, "Next generation microwave magnetic materials for advanced functionality in communication passive electronics," Mumbai, India, March 1-3, 2009.
  • Indo-US Science Forum, IIT Bombay IUSSFF, "Opportunities for Indo-US Strategic Alliance in Nanotechnology," Mumbai, India, March 1-3, 2009. PRESIDENTIAL ADDRESS

 

  • 2008
  • Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference, "The direct synthesis of SmCo nanoparticles," Austin, TX, Nov. 10, 2008. (Delivered by post-doc: Dr. N. Chinnasamy)
  • International Conference on Ferrites- 10, “Design, synthesis, and measurement of cation site selection in ferrite materials: A new approach to engineering "old" materials for tomorrow's applications," Chengdu, China, Oct. 11, 2008. (1 of 5, 650 in attendance) PLENARY
  • International Conference on Microwave Materials, "Frontiers in Ferrite Materials Research," Fort Collins, Colorado, Sept. 12-16, 2008. (Due to illness delivered by Prof. Nian Sun) KEYNOTE
  • Julius Springer Forum on Applied Physics, "Microstrip Tunable Negative Refractive Index Metamaterial and Phase Shifter," Sept. 27th, Harvard University, 2008. (Delivered by student Peng He)
  • International Symposium on Novel Magnetic Materials, "Design, synthesis, and measurement of cation site selection in ferrite materials: A new approach to engineering "old" materials for tomorrow's applications," Santorini, Greece, Sept. 1-6, 2008. PLENARY
  • International Symposium on Magnetism, "Design, synthesis, and measurement of cation site selection in ferrite materials," Moscow, Russia, June 20-24, 2008.

 

  • 2007
  •   IEEE Soft Magnetic Materials Conference, "Frontiers of Ferrite Materials Research: Thin Films, Nanoparticles, and Metamaterials," Cardiff, Wales, Sept., 4, 2007. (1 of 1, 600 in attendance) KEYNOTE
  • IDGA Military Radar Conference, "IEEE Distinguished Lecture 2007: Advanced ferrite materials for next generation radar electronics," Arlington, VA, June 26, 2007.

 

  • 2006
  • IEEE-MTT-S, International Microwave Symposium, “Atomic design of spinel ferrites for operation at S-band,” San Francisco, CA, 2006

 

  • 2005
  • 50th Magnetism and Magnetic Materials Conference, “Advanced ferrite materials for next generation microwave devices,” San Jose, CA, Nov. 2005.
  • American Ceramic Society, “Ferrites materials design for extreme conditions,” Baltimore, MD, April, 2005.

 

  • 2004
  • International Conference of Ferrites-9, “Frontiers in Ferrite Materials Research: Thin films and nanoparticles,” San Francisco, CA, August, 2004. (1 of 2, 550 in attendance) PLENARY
  • IEEE-MTT-S, International Microwave Symposium, “Novel spinel and hexagonal ferrite materials for microwave and mm-wave devices,” June, Ft. Worth, TX, 2004.
  • International Conference of Ferrites-9, “Tailoring of cation distribution in MnFe2O4 films grown by modified pulsed laser deposition,” San Francisco, CA, August, 2004.
  • 29.  International Conference of Ferrites-9, “Measurement of exchange constant in Ba-hexaferrite in the far infrared spectroscopy,” San Francisco, CA, August, 2004.
  • International Conference of Ferrites-9, “Frontiers in Ferrite Materials Research: Thin films and nanoparticles,” San Francisco, CA, August, 2004. PLENARY

 

  • 2002
  • Scott Calvin (PD), “EXAFS studies of nanoparticle ferrites and core-shell particles,” NSLS User’s Meeting, EXAFS Workshop, BNL, Upton, NY, May 20, 2002.
  • Matthew Willard (PD), “(Ni,Co,Fe)-based nanocrystalline alloys with near zero magnetostriction,” IEEE Intermag Europe 2002, April 28, 2002 (Amsterdam, The Netherlands).
  • B.E. Nadgorny (PD), et al., “A Quest for Half-Metals,” presented at the 46th Annual Conference on Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, Seattle, WA, Nov. 12-16, 2002.
  • M.P. Raphael (PD), et al. “Magnetism, structure and spin polarization of Co2MnSi and Co2MnGe Heusler films and single crystals,” presented at the 46th Annual Conference on Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, Seattle, WA, Nov. 12-16, 2002.

 

  • 2001
  • V.G. Harris, “Advanced Inductor Materials for Power Electronic Applications,” Electric Ship Technologies Workshop, NRL, Sept. 20, 2001.
  • V.G. Harris, “Advances in Nanostructured Ferrites,” Materials Research Society, Spring Meeting, San Francisco, CA, April, 2001.
  • V.G. Harris, “Half-Metallic Electronic materials,” Materials Research Society, Spring Meeting, San Francisco, CA, April, 2001.

 

  • 2000
  • V.G. Harris, “Cation Distribution and Valence in Low-Dimensional Ferrites,” International Symposium on the Processing, Properties and Characterization of Ferrite Films & Nanoparticles: New Horizons in Low-Dimensions, Washington, DC, March 7, 2000.
  • V.G. Harris, “Characterization of cation disorder and valency in nanostructured ferrites,” International Conference on Ferrites, Kyoto, JAPAN, Sept. 22, 2000.
  • V.G. Harris and T. Pokhil, “Selective resputtering as the source of pair order anisotropy in TbFe films,” Magneto-Optic Research International Symposium (MORIS), Nagora, JAPAN, Oct, 2000.
  • V.G. Harris, “Half-Metallic Electronic materials,”  International Symposium on Materials for Magnetoelectronic Devices, Ames Research Laboratory, Ames, IO, May 17, 2000.
  • V.G. Harris and M. McHenry, “Magnetic Nanocomposites for Power Electronic Applications,” International Conference on Composite Engineering, Denver, Co, July 2, 2000.

 

  • 1999
  • V.G. Harris, “The Effect of Disorder on the Magnetotransport properties of LaCaMnO: An Extended X-ray Absorption Fine Structure Study,” Materials Research Society, Boston, Dec. 1, 1999.
  • V.G. Harris, "Magnetic Materials for Power Electronic Applications," presented at the PEBBs Workshop, NRL, June 11, 1999.
  • V.G. Harris, “Advanced Inductor Materials for Power Electronic Applications,” Power Electronics Workshop, Eastern Shore, MD, June 11, 1999.
  • V.G. Harris, R. Stroud, J. Byers, V.M. Browning, "Radiation-induced polaron formation in LCMO," NSLS User's Meeting, Brookhaven National Laboratory, Upton, Ny, May 21, 1999.
  • M. Willard (PD), D.E. Laughlin, M. McHenry, and V.G. Harris, "Magnetic propertie sof HITPERM (Fe,Co)88Zr7B4Cu1 nanocrystalline magnets," Materials Research Society, San Francisco, April 6, 1999.
  • J.D. Ayers, V.G. Harris, J. Sprague, W.T. Elam, and H.N. Jones, "On the formation of nanocrystals in the ultrasoft magnetic nanocrystalline alloy Fe-Nb-Cu-B-Si," Materials Research Society, San Francisco, April 6, 1999.

 

  • 1998
  • J.M. Byers (PD), R.M. Stroud, V.M. Browning, V.G. Harris, J.O. Cross, P.R. Broussard, "Disorder-driven electronic insstabilitiy in the doped manganites," MMM, Miami, FL, Nov. 1998.
  • K.V.S. Rama Rao, Suresh, M.Q. Huang, M.E. McHenry, Q. Huang, V.G. Harris, "Magnetic and structural properties of 2:17 and 3:29 magnets for high temperature applications,"presented at the IU—MRS 98, Bangalore, India, Oct. 1998.
  • V.G. Harris, "Materials Characterization (Structural) Review," SpinTronics '98, A Spin Transport Electronics Summer School sponsored by DARPA, August, 1998.
  • V.G. Harris and T. Pokhil,  "Growth dynamics of pair order anisotropy in rf-sputtered TbFe films," presented at the IU—MRS 98, Bangalore, India, Oct. 1998.

 

  • 1997
  • V.G. Harris, D.J. Fatemi, C.M. Williams, V. Browning, S. Malik, X. Ming, W. Yelon, S. A. Oliver, H.H. Hamdeh, and J.C. Ho, "Non-equilibrium cation inversion in MnZn-ferrite powders and films," presented at the International Symposium on Ferrites in Asia '97, Makuhari, Chiba, Japan, Sept. 16-18, 1997.
  • C.M. Williams, V.G. Harris, "Structure and magnetism of MnZn-ferrite films processed via PLD,” presented at the International Symposium on Ferrites in Asia '97, Makuhari, Chiba, Japan, Sept. 16-18, 1997.
  • V.G. Harris, "Atomic structure studies of magnetic materials via EXAFS and its variants," presented at the American Physical Society General Meeting, (Kansas City, MO), March 16-20, 1997.

 

  • 1996
  •  A.S. Edelstein, V.G. Harris, D. Rolison, J.H. Perepezko, and D. Smith, "Nanocrystalline Solid Solutions of Cu/Co and Other Novel Nanomaterials," presented at the Materials Research Society Fall Meeting, (Boston, MA) Dec. 1996.
  • V.G. Harris, N.C. Koon, C.M. Williams, Q. Zhang, M. Abe, and J.P. Kirkland, "Cation Site Distribution In Spinel Ferrtes Via Extended X-Ray Absorption Fine Structure," presented at the 7th International Conference on Ferrites, Bordeaux-Lac, France, 3-6 Sept. 1996.

 

  • 1995
  • X. Sui (S), M. Scherge, M. Kryder, J. Snyder, V.G. Harris, and N.C. Koon, "Barium ferrite thin film recording media," presented at the 6th International Conference on Magnetic Recording Media, (Birmingham, England), September, 1995.
  • A.S. Edelstein, V.G. Harris, L. Kurihara, and D.R. Rolison, "Chemical synthesis and properties of a nanocrystalline supersaturated solid solution of Cu80Co20," presented at The Metals Society Fall Meeting, (Cleveland, OH), 1995.

 

  • 1993
  •  C.J. Gutierrez (PD), G.A. Prinz, J.J. Krebs, M.E. Filipkowski, V.G. Harris, and W.T. Elam, "Magnetic and Structural Studies of Epitaxial (001) Fe and (001) FexCo1-x Alloy Film Structures," The 1st International Conference on Magnetic Multilayers, (Kyoto, Japan), 1993.
  • V.G. Harris, W.T. Elam, and N.C. Koon, "Structural origins of magnetic anisotropy in Tb-Fe alloy films and layered structures," National Synchrotron Light Source Annual User's Meeting, (Upton, NY), May 19-21, 1993.
  • V.G. Harris, W.T. Elam, and N.C. Koon, "Structural origins of magnetic anisotropy in Tb-Fe alloy films and layered structures," IEEE International Magnetics Conference, (Stockholm, Sweden), April 13-16, 1993.

 

  • 1992
  • V.G. Harris, W.T. Elam, and N.C. Koon, "Correlation of magnetic and structural anisotropy in amorphous Tb-Fe films via EXAFS," Magneto-Optic Recording International Symposium (MORIS), (Tucson, AZ), Dec. 6-8, 1992.
  • W.T. Elam, V.G. Harris, and K.H. Kim, "Dodging: Elimination of Bragg diffraction peaks in total electron yield extended x-ray absorption fine structure spectra," National Synchrotron Light Source User's Meeting (EXAFS Workshop), National Synchrotron Light Source Annual User's Meeting, (Upton, NY), May 18-20, 1992.
  • V.G. Harris, K.D. Aylesworth, B.N. Das, W.T. Elam, and N.C. Koon, "Determination of structural anisotropy in amorphous Tb-Fe alloy films," IEEE International Magnetics Conference, (St Louis, MO), April 13-16, 1992.
  • V.G. Harris, "Structural Origins of Magnetic Anisotropy in Amorphous Tb-Fe Films," American Physical Society General Meeting, (Indianapolis, IN), March 16-20, 1992.

 

  • 1991
  •  V.G. Harris, K.D. Aylesworth, W.T. Elam, and N.C. Koon, "Correlation of structure and magnetic anisotropy in amorphous Fe-Tb alloy films," 19th Rare Earth Research Conference, (Lexington, KY), July 14-19, 1991.
  • N.C. Koon, K.D. Aylesworth, V.G. Harris, and B.N. Das, "Magnetic properties of amorphous antiferromagnetic superlattice films," 19th Rare Earth Research Conference, (Lexington, KY), July 14-19, 1991.

PD=postdoc; S=student

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IEEE Magnetics Society Distinguished Lecture
"Frontiers in Ferrite Materials Research and Microwave Device Applications"
All lectures were delivered by V.G. Harris

  1. Invited speaker, IDGA Military Radar Conference, Arlington, VA, June 26, 2007.
  2. Materials Science and Technology Division Seminar, Naval Research Laboratory, Washington, DC, June 27, 2007.
  3. Brown University, Department of Chemistry and Geochemistry, Providence, RI, May, 2007.
  4. University of California, San Diego, CA, March, 2007.
  5. Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, March, 2007.
  6. Pittsburgh Chapter of the IEEE Magnetics Society, Seagate, Inc., March, 2007.
  7. Physics Department Colloquium, University of York, England, Sept. 6th, 2007.
  8. Department of Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium, University of Sheffield, England, Sept. 7th, 2007.
  9. San Jose Research Center, Hitachi Global Storage Technologies, Sept. 19, 2007.
  10. Department of Materials Science and Engineering Seminar, Stanford University, Materials Science and Engineering, Sept. 20, 2007.
  11. IEEE Magnetics Society Japan Chapter, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, Oct. 1, 2007.
  12. IEEE Magnetics Society Nagoya Chapter, Toyota Technological Institute, Nagoya, Japan, Sept. 28, 2007.
  13. IEEE Magnetics Society Tokyo Chapter, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Tokyo, Japan, Oct. 4, 2007.
  14. Physics Department Colloquium, India Institute of Technology Bombay, Mumbai, India, Oct. 19, 2007.
  15. Department of Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium, Beijing University, Beijing, China, Oct. 25, 2007.
  16. Department of Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium, Tsinghua University, Beijing, China, Oct. 26, 2007.
  17. Zhong-Guan-Cun Forum on Condensed Matter Physics, 114th Lecture, Institute of Physics, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing, China, Oct. 27, 2007.
  18. Physics Department Colloquium, Seoul National University, Seoul, Korea, Oct. 29, 2007.
  19. Department of Materials Science and Engineering Colloquium, MIT, Boston, MA, Dec. 11, 2007.
  20. Invited Speaker, International Conference of Advanced Materials, Bangalore, India, Oct. 10, 2007.
  21. India Institute of Science, Bangalore, India, Oct. 12, 2007.
  22. Instituto de Magnetismo Aplicado (IMA) & Dpto. Física de Materiales, Universidad Complutense de Madrid, Spain, May, 2007.
  23. Plenary Speaker (1 of 1), IEEE ROMSC 2007, Iaşi, România, May 26-29 2007.
  24. IEEE Magnetics Society Minneapolis Chapter, June 19, 2007.
  25. University of Delaware, Department of Physics, Newark, DE, May, 2007.
  26. University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, Chapter of the IEEE Magnetics Society, Colorado Springs, CO, April, 2007.
  27. Rocky Mountain Chapter of the IEEE Magnetics Society, Boulder, CO, April, 2007.
  28. MINT, University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL, March, 2007.
  29. DARPA AMRI Symposia, University of New Orleans, New Orleans, LA, Feb., 2007.
  30. Plenary (1 of 1), Soft Magnetic Materials (SMM) Conference, Cardiff, Wales, Sept., 4, 2007.
  31. Colorado State University, Department of Physics Colloquium, Fort Collins, CO, Sept. 24, 2007.
  32. IEEE Magnetics Society Santa Clara Chapter (Western Digital), Sept.18, 2007.
  33. Physics Department Colloquium, India Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, India, Oct. 17, 2007.
  34. Physics Department Colloquium, University of Hyderabad, India, Oct. 13, 2007.
  35. IEEE Student Chapter, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, Nov. 28, 2007.
  36. Department of Physics Colloquium, University of Dayton, Dayton, OH, Nov. 15, 2007.
  37. Division of Materials Science and Technology, Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, OH, Nov. 16, 2007.
  38. Physics Department Colloquium, University of South Florida, Tamp, FL, Nov. 9, 2007.
  39. Materials Laboratory, Invited Seminar, National Institute of Science and Technology (NIST), Gaithersburg, MD, Dec. 6, 2007.
  40. Electronics Division, Office of Naval Research (ONR), Arlington, VA, Dec. 5, 2007.
  41. Radar Division, IEEE Chapter Meeting, Invited Seminar, Lockheed Martin, Baltimore, MD, Dec. 5, 2007.
  42. Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA, Dec. 11, 2007.

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Invited Presentations to Workshops, Symposia and Colloquia
(V.G. Harris delivered all symposia)

  • 2011
  • Invited Panelist, Building Northeastern’s Entrepreneurial Eco-System, Center for Research Innovation, Northeastern University, Nov. 17, 2011.
  • Guest Speaker, Breakfast of Champion, Government Sponsored Innovation, Center for Research Innovation, Northeastern University, Nov. 17, 2011.
  • “Miniaturization and reduced noise floor in PZT/FeNi quasi 1-dimensional magnetic field sensors,” DARPA HUMS Review, Arlington, VA, Nov. 14-15, 2011.
  • Current State of Hexaferrite Materials and Their Microwave and Millimeter Wave Applications,” Air Force Institute of Technology, Dayton, OH, Sept. 1, 2011.
  • “Magnetic materials and their application in microwave and mm-wave passive electronics,” Central National University, Taiwan, ROC, March, 2011. 
  • The design, processing, and integration of self-biased hexaferrites into microwave and mm-wave circulators,” IEEE Magnetics Society Tuscaloosa Chapter, Sept, 2011. 

 

  • 2010
  • “Magnetodielectric metamaterials for VHF-UHF antenna applications,” Hansom Air Force Base, Spring, 2010.
  • “Hard and soft magnetic materials and their applications in power generation, conversion, and conditioning,” Univ. of Delaware, Fall, 2010.

 

  • 2009
  • “Polyol chemistry paths to controlled processing of nanoparticle transition metal-based ferromagnets," ARPA-E Kick-off meeting on High Performance Magnets, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, Sept. 28-29, 2009.
  • “Nanoengineering of Magnetic Nanoparticles for High Frequency Applications,” Soochow University, Physics Department, Suzhou, China, Nov. 3, 2009.
  • “Advances in Ferrite Materials Processing: Nanoparticles to Single Crystals,” DongSi DMEG Ferrite Company, Dongyang, China, Nov. 2, 2009.
  • “Tunable Microwave Filters Operating at C-band,” Chinese Academy of Science, Institute of Microelectronics, Nov. 5, 2009.
  • “Advances in Multiferroic Heterostructures and Their Impact to Microwave Device Design,” Chinese Academy of Sciences, Institute of Physics, Nov. 13, 2009.
  • “Carbide-based Nanoparticle Permanent Magnets: A Rare Earth – Free Alternative to High Performance Magnets,” ONR Workshop on High Performance Magnets, University of Delaware, Newark, DE, Sept. 28-29, 2009.
  • “Converse Magnetoelectric Effect and Magnetic Field Generation in Mutliferroic Systems,” ONR Workshop on Multiferroic Systems, Fairfax, VA, Oct. 21, 2009.
  • "A New Multimodal Sensor Platform to Assess Battlefield Environments," DARPA, STO, Northeastern University, Boston, MA, Oct. 13, 2009.
  • “Next Generation Circulator Design for STAR Technology,” ONR “STAR” Workshop, Fairfax, VA, Sept. 23, 2009.
  • “Strategies to Minimize 1/f noise in ultrasensitive, low-frequency, room temperature, magnetic field sensors,” DARPA DSO Program Kick-off Meeting, Boulder, Colorado, Oct. 14, 2009.
  • "The development of next generation microwave passive electronics: Embracing the value chain of advanced materials, innovative devices, and assembled systems," Tufts University, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Sept. 22, 2009.
  • “Challenges Facing the Miniaturization of Next Generation Microwave Passives in T/R Modules,” DARPA, MTO, July 2, 2009.
  • “A New Permanent Magnet Material Based on Carbide Nanoparticles,” ONR, Electronics Division, July 2, 2009.
  • "Ferrite-based Microstrip Phase Shifters for Next Generation Microwave Passive Radar Electronics: Small, Light, High Power, Tunable, and Cost Effective," NAVSEA Crane Division, Pittsburgh, PA, Apr. 13, 2009.
  • "Microstrip Phase Shifters for Next Generation Microwave Passive Radar Electronics,” Department of the Navy, Washington, DC, March 23, 2009.
  • “Advances in Ferrite-based Microwave Microstrip Phase Shifter Technology,” Raytheon, March 16, 2009.
  • "Ferrite-based Metamaterials as Frequency Agile Antenna Substrates," Hanscom AFB, Feb. 3, 2009.
  • "Cost-effective, eco-friendly, chemical processing of permanent magnet materials," DOD Workshop on Advanced Permanent Magnets and Applications, Washington DC, Jan. 30, 2009.
  • "Ferrite-based Microstrip Phase Shifters," Department of the Navy, Washington, DC, Feb. 5-6, 2009.

 

  • 2008
  • "Ferrite-based Microstrip Phase Shifters for Next Generation Microwave Passive Radar Electronics:
    Small, Light, High Power, Tunable, and Cost Effective," Department of Navy, Washington, DC, Dec. 17, 2008.
  • "Advanced materials processing for magnetodielectric conformal microwave substrates," SI2 Technologies, Billerica, MA, Nov. 21, 2008. 
  • "Advances in Microwave Magnetic Materials & Metamaterials for Next Generation Passive Electronics," DARPA Workshop on Advance Materials for Enhanced Passive Components, Fairfax, VA, Oct. 31, 2008
  • "Development of ferrite metamaterials and microwave devices during 2008," ONR Review 2008, Boston, MA (Northeastern University), Nov. 20, 2008.
  • "Advances in Microwave Ferrites: A New Twist on Old Materials," Boston University, Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, Sept. 22, 2008.
  • "Cost-effective, eco-friendly, advances in the processing of permanent magnet materials," General Electric, Schenectady, NY, Sept. 26, 2008.
  • “State of the Technology in Microwave Magnetics Materials, Devices, and Systems," Mears Inc., Oct. 23, 2008.
  • Nankai University, “Advances in Microwave Magnetic Materials: Ferrites, Multiferroics, Metamaterials, and Next Generation Devices,” Aug. 26, 2008.
  • IEEE Technical Committee, "Past, present, and future of high frequency materials and device technology," MMM Conference, Nov. 2008.
  • NAVSEA Crane Navy Laboratory, "Advanced materials and devices leading to light, small, and economic radar systems for the 21st century," July 21, 2008.
  • Rogers Corp., ”New composite polymers for high permeability - high permittivity, low loss microwave substrates," July 30, 2008.
  • Brookhaven National. Lab., Symposium on the Design of Next Generation EXAFS Beamlines, "The role of EXAFS in some condensed matter systems: Challenges and opportunities for NSLS II," Jan. 16, 2008.
  • **2007 Delivered 42 lectures as IEEE DL

 

  • 2006

  • National Synchrotron Light Source, Invited Seminar, Brookhaven National Laboratory, “Atomic design of artificial ferrites,” Jan. 21, 2006.

 

  • 2005

  • Advance Photon Source, Invited Seminar, Argonne National Laboratory, “Design of nonequilibrium ferrites,” March, 2005.
  • “Frontiers of Ferrite Research,” Tsingua University, Beijing, China, June, 2005.
  • “Frontiers of Ferrite Research,” Beijing University, Beijing, China, June, 2005.
  • “Frontiers of Ferrite Research,” Fudan University, Shanghai, China, July, 2005.
  • “Frontiers of Ferrite Microwave Electronics,” Chinese Academy of Sciences, Microelectronics Institute, China, July, 2005.

 

  • 2004
  • ONR Workshop, “The Future of Ferrites,” March 10, 2004
  • ONR Program Review, “Millimeter Wave Ferrites and Devices,” Aug.1, 2004

 

  • 2000
  • “Materials Science on an Atomic Scale via Extended X-ray Absorption Fine Structure,” Carnegie Mellon University, March 10, 2000.

 

  • 1999
  • "Extended X-ray Absorption Fine Structure: Basic Principles and Applications to Materials Science,” Seagate Inc., (Minneapolis, MN), April 1999.

 

  • 1997
  • "Extended X-ray Absorption Fine Structure: Basic Principles and Applications to Materials Science," University of Maryland, (Baltimore, MD), Nov. 12, 1997.
  • “Atomic-Scale Characterization of Spinel Ferrites,” University of New Orleans, (New Orleans, LA), June 20, 1997.
  • “On the formation of nanocrystals in the ultrasoft magnetic alloy Fe73.5Cu1Nb3Si13.5B9,” University of Delaware, (Newark, DE), May 15, 1997.

 

  • 1996
  • "Extended X-ray Absorption Fine Structure Studies of Amorphous Systems," Clemson University, (Clemson, SC) Nov. 19 1996.
  • "Extended X-ray Absorption Fine Structure of Spinel Ferrites," National Synchrotron Light Source Seminar, (Upton, NY), Oct. 18, 1996.
  • "Extended X-ray Absorption Fine Structure as a Tool For Determining Site Occupancy in Oxide Materials," Instituto de Magnetismo Aplicado, Madrid, Spain, Sept. 1996.
  • "Multiple-scattering EXAFS simulations of cation sites in spinel ferrites," X23B PRT Meeting, Naval Research Laboratory, (Washington, D.C.) April 12, 1996.
  • "Magnetic and structural anisotropies in amorphous Magneto-optic media," Virginia Commonwealth University, (Richmond, VA), April 5, 1996.

 

  • 1995
  • "Cation distributions in spinel ferrites: EXAFS as a structural tool for the atomic characterization of oxide materials," Virginia Commonwealth University, (Richmond, VA), Sept. 8 1995.
  • "Multi-edge modelling of EXAFS data collected from a MnNiSb single-crystal," X23B PRT Meeting, Naval Research Laboratory, (Washington, D.C.) April 4, 1995.
  • "Stabilization of metastable phases of 3d magnetic metals via epitaxial growth," Rice University, April 3, 1995.

 

  • 1994
  •   "Direct measurement of octahedral and tetrahedral site environments in spinel ferrites," X23B PRT Meeting, Naval Research Laboratory, (Washington, D.C.) Dec. 12, 1994.
  • "Direct measurements of octahedral and tetrahedral environments in spinel-ferrites using extended X-ray absorption fine structure," Boston University, (Boston, MA) Dec. 2, 1994.
  • "Local structure and chemistry of heat treated FCC-Cu50Fe50 powders using theoretical and empirical EXAFS standards," X23B PRT Meeting, Naval  Research Laboratory, (Washington, D.C.) April 7, 1994.

 

  • 1993
  • "EXAFS modeling of Near Neighbor Environments using MacXAFS and FEFF v 3.11," X23B PRT Meeting, Naval Research Laboratory, (Washington, D.C.), July 27, 1993.
  • "Structural origins of magnetic anisotropy in rare earth - transition metal MO Media ," Stanford University, (Stanford, CA), April 1, 1993.
  • "EXAFS studies on Tb-Fe alloy films and layered structures," National Synchrotron Light Source Seminar, (Upton, NY), Feb. 5, 1993.

 

  • 1992
  •  "Structural origins of magnetic anisotropy in amorphous Tb-Fe films," Naval Research Laboratory, Materials Science and Technology Directorate Seminar, (Washington, D.C.), March 5, 1992.

 

  • 1991
  • "Magneto-Optical Storage: A Mass Storage Technology for the 1990's," University of Maryland, Technology Assessment Seminar, (College Park, MD), Dec. 11, 1991.
  • "Polarization-EXAFS study of Rare Earth - Transition Metal Multilayered Structures," Northeastern University, Microwave Magnetic Materials Seminar, (Boston, MA), Dec. 6, 1991.
  • "Origins of Perpendicular Magnetic Anisotropy in Magneto-Optical Storage Materials," Northeastern University, Center for Electromagnetics Research Seminar, (Boston, MA), Dec. 5, 1991.

More than 250 Contributed Conference Presentations by Harris, staff and students

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