Welcome to the Mangolini Research Group, Applied Surface Science Laboratory’s webpage at The University of Texas at Austin. Our interdisciplinary group focuses on the study of the structural transformations and chemical reactions occurring on material surfaces and at solid/solid, solid/liquid interfaces under extreme environments and conditions far from equilibrium.
Most recent news :
11/2022 – Filippo receives the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) Burt L. Newkirk Award!
10/2022 – Filippo delivers a keynote talk at the Society of Engineering Society Annual Technical Meeting at Texas A&M University
10/2022 – Nicolas and Logan present two posters at the Society of Engineering Society Annual Technical Meeting at Texas A&M University
10/2022 – Owen Johnson starts his PhD in the group. Welcome!
09/2022 – The installation of the new XPS at TMI is underway! A new era of XPS measurements starting soon!
09/2022 – Robert’s paper on the nature and propagation of errors in roughness parameters obtained from AFM measurements is accepted in JVSTA!
09/2022 – Our collaboration with Prof. Krick’s group (Florida State University) and Sandia National Laboratories is accepted for publication in Tribology Letters!
08/2022 – Our work on the effect of tribologically-induced changes in surface termination of silicon-containing diamond like carbon on the surface adsorption of biomolecules is accepted in Carbon!