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Michael D. Kaplan

Michael D. Kaplan

Michael D. Kaplan

Michael D. Kaplan
Title
Professor of Chemistry and Physics
Phone
617-521-2727
Office
Science Center S427
Email


Education

Doctor of Philosophy
Moscow University

Master of Science
Leningrad University

Bachelor of Science
Kishinev University


Research

  • solid state chemistry

Recent Publications

(boldface names are Simmons students)

Michael Kaplan, George Zimmerman. Virtual Phonon Exchange Influence on Magenic Properties of Jahn-Teller Crystals: Triple Degeneracy. In the book "Vibronic Interactions and the Jahn-Teller Effect", Eds.: M. Atanasov, C. Daule, P. Tregenna-Piggott., Progress in Theoretical Chemistry and Physics, v.23, Springer, Ch.24, p. 429, 2012.

Michael Kaplan. Cooperative Jahn-Teller Effect: Fundamentals, Applications, Prospects" (tutorial review). In the book "The Jahn-Teller Effect. Fundamentals and Implications for Physics and Chemistry", Springer Series in Chemical Physics, Eds.: H. Koppel, D. Yarcony, H. Barentzen, Springer, Heidelberg, Dordrecht, London, New York, p. 653, 2009.

Paramagnetic Properties of XY-Ordered Jahn-Teller Crystals. Physical Review B, 2008, (with G. Zimmerman)

Metaelastic Transitions in Jahn-Teller Crystals with XY-Ordering Physical Review B, 73, 064103 2006 (with G. Zimmerman)

Chirality and Structural Transitions in Jahn-Teller Crystals. Proc. of Int. Sugano Symposium on Left-Right Symmetry in Physics, Chemistry, and Biology, p.10, Tsukuba, 2006

Identification of a Quenching Species in Ruthenium Tris-Bipyridine Electroluminescent Devices (with L Soltzberg, J. Slinker, S. Flores-Torres, D. Bernards, G. Malliaras, H. Abruna, J. Kim, R. Friend, V. Goldberg.), Journal of American Chemical Society, 128, 7761, 2006

Magnetoelectricity of Jahn-Teller Crystals. Proc. of XVII Jahn-Teller Symposium. Abstracts of Inv. Talks, Trieste, Italy, 2006

"Metaelastic Transitions in Jahn-Teller Crystals with XY-Ordering" G. Zimmerman and M. Kaplan, Physical Review, B2006, 73, 064103.

"Identification of a Quenching Species in Ruthenium Tris-Bipyridine Electroluminescent Devices" L Soltzberg, J. Slinker, S. Flores-Torres, D. Bernards, G. Malliaras, H. Abruna, J. Kim, R. Friend, V. Goldberg, M. Kaplan Journal of American Chemical Society 2006, 128, 7761

New Type of Metaelastic Transitions in Jahn-Teller Crystals with XY- Ordering ", WORKS CCAST-WL HOP SERIES: 167, 103, (with G. Zimmerman), Beijing, China, 2005

"Degradation of Ru(bpy)32+-based OLEDs," V. Goldberg, M. Kaplan, L. Soltzberg, J. Genevich, Rebecca Berry, Alma Bukhari, Sherina Chan, Megan Damour, Leigh Friguglietti, Erica Gunn, Karen Ho, Ashley Johnson, Yin Yin Lin, Alisabet Lowenthal, Seiyam Suth, Regina To, Regina Yopak, J.D. Slinker, G.G. Malliaras, S. Flores-Torres, and H.D. Abruna, in Organic and Nanocomposite Optical Materials, edited by A. Cartwright, T. M. Cooper, S.P. Karna, and Hachiro Nakanishi (Mater. Res. Soc. Proc. 846, 2005), DD11.11.

"Hydrostatic Pressure Induced Structural Phase Transitions in Manganites with Orbital Ordering" M. Kaplan in "Solid State Chemistry of Inorganic Materials" eds. M.A. Alario-Franko, M. Greenblatt, G. Rohre, and M.S. Wittingham. (Mater. Res. Soc. Proc., 755, 2003), 31-34.

"Pressure Induced Structural Transitions in Manganites with Orbital Ordering", in the book "Solid State Chemistry of Inorganic Materials IV", MRS Symp. Proc., 755, Eds.: M.A. Alario-Franko, M. Greenblatt, G. Rohrer, M.S. Wittingham, (with G. Zimmerman), p.31, 2003

"Negative Poisson's Ratio in Crystals with Jahn-Teller Phase Transitions", Bulletin of APS, 48, 925, 2003

"Magnetic Non-Linearity Caused by Jahn-Teller Distortion Correlation in Manganites", Bulletin of APS, 48, 292, 2003 (with G. Zimmerman)

 


Patents

Methods and devices for non-destructive testing of materials, with M. Maizenberg, V. Moshkovich, V. Bobrov, and S. Veremeenko.

  • U.S. Patent No. 4,309,905.
  • Patentschrift DE 3003961 C2 (Germany).
  • Patentschrift DE 3050965 (Germany).
  • Patentschrift DE 3301118A (Germany).
  • UK Patent GB2113392B.
  • Exemplaire Certifie Conforme 2476843 (France).
  • Exemplaire Certifie Conforme 2520120 (France).