Gordon Miller

321 Spedding Hall
The Ames Laboratory
Ames, IA 50011-3020
Phone 515-294-6063
Fax 515-294-0105
Email gmiller@iastate.edu

Research Interests

  • Experimental and theoretical solid state chemistry

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(Chronologically most recent on top)Education

  • Ph.D. Chemistry, The University of Chicago, 1986
  • B.S. Chemistry (Summa cum Laude), The University of Rochester, 1982

(Chronologically most recent on top)Professional Appointments

  • Research Associate, Max-Planck-Institut für Festkörperforschung

(Chronologically most recent on top)Honors & Awards

  • 2008 ISU-LAS Award in Excellence in Teaching
  • 2008 Fellow, American Association for the Advancement of Science
  • 2006 ISU-LAS Mid-Career Award in Excellence in Research/Artistic Creativity
  • 2006 Visiting Scientist at MPI-CPfS, Dresden, Germany
  • 2002 Visiting Scientist at MPI-Stuttgart, Germany
  • 1999 Visiting Professor at ETH, Zürich, Switzerland
  • 1996 Specialist to China Key Studies Development Program
  • 1995 Exxon Faculty Fellowship in Solid State Chemistry

(Chronologically most recent on top)Publications with the Ames Laboratory

Kazem N; Xie W W; Ohno S; Zevalkink A; Miller G J; Snyder G J; Kauzlarich S M . 2014. High-Temperature Thermoelectric Properties of the Solid-Solution Zintl Phase Eu11Cd6Sb12-xAsx (x < 3). Chemistry of Materials. 26:1393-1403. abstract
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Yuen C D; Miller G J; Lei H P; Wang C Z; Thiel P A . 2013. Structure of the clean Gd5Ge4(010) surface. Journal of Physics-Condensed Matter. 25:485002. abstract
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Smetana V; Corbett J D; Miller G J . 2013. Na8Au9.8(4)Ga7.2 and Na17Au15.87(2)Ga46.63: The diversity of pseudo 5-fold 0 Cross Mark symmetries in the Na-Au-Ga system. Journal of Solid State Chemistry. 207:21-28. abstract
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Smetana V; Miller G J; Corbett J D . 2013. Polyclusters and Substitution Effects in the Na-Au-Ga System: Remarkable Sodium Bonding Characteristics in Polar Intermetallics. Inorganic Chemistry. 52:12502-12510. abstract
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Xie W W; Thimmaiah S; Lamsal J; Liu J; Heitmann T W; Quirinale D; Goldman A I; Pecharsky V; Miller G J . 2013. beta-Mn-Type Co8+xZn12-x as a Defect Cubic Laves Phase: Site Preferences, Magnetism, and Electronic Structure. Inorganic Chemistry. 52:9399-9408. abstract
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Xiao C X; Wang L L; Maligal-Ganesh R V; Smetana V; Walen H; Thiel P A; Miller G J; Johnson D D; Huang W Y . 2013. Intermetallic NaAu2 as a Heterogeneous Catalyst for Low-Temperature CO Oxidation. Journal of the American Chemical Society. 135:9592-9595. abstract
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Wang C L; Zou J D; Liu J; Mudryk Y; Gschneidner K A; Long Y; Smetana V; Miller G J; Pecharsky V K . 2013. Crystal structure, magnetic properties, and the magnetocaloric effect of Gd5Rh4 and GdRh. Journal of Applied Physics. 113:17a904. abstract
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Liu J; Smetana V; Gschneidner K A; Miller G J; Pecharsky V K . 2013. The crystal structure and magnetic properties of Pr117Co56.7Ge112. Journal of Applied Physics. 113:17e120. abstract
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Mudryk Y; Manfrinetti P; Smetana V; Liu J; Fornasini M L; Provino A; Pecharsky V K; Miller G J; Gschneidner K A . 2013. Structural disorder and magnetism in rare-earth (R) R117Co54+xSn112 +/- y. Journal of Alloys and Compounds. 557:252-260. abstract
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Thimmaiah S; Miller G J . 2013. Rhombohedrally Distorted gamma-Au5-xZn8+y Phases in the Au-Zn System. Inorganic Chemistry. 52:1328-1337. abstract
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