(ISSN 1882-9465)

### Interfaces and Grain Boundaries

Special Grain Boundaries between Crystals with Large Unit Cells: From Coincidence Sites to Coincidence Motifs

J. W. Cahn, L. A. Bendersky

Quantitative Determination of Interface Structure by Transmission Electron Microscopy Techniques

M. Rühle, G. Richter

Seeing into Materials with Aberration-Corrected STEM and First-Principles Theory

S. J. Pennycook, M. F. Chisholm, M. P. Oxley, M. Varela, T. J. Pennycook,

W. Luo, J.-C. Idrobo, O. L. Krivanek, S. T. Pantelides

Strain State of Pt Catalyst Nanoparticles

F. Ernst, K. Du, M. C. Pelsozy, J. Barthel, K. Tillmann

In-situ Observation of Irreversible Processes by Dynamic Transmission Electron Microscopy (DTEM)

N. D. Browning, G. H. Campbell, J. E. Evans, K. L. Jungjohann,

W. E. King, T. B. LaGrange, B. W. Reed, M. Santala

Ceria & Related Oxides: The Need for Modeling

C. B. Carter, J. Basu, J. Winterstien, Y. Xue, S. Bhowmick

New Approach to Characterize Ceramics by Cs-Corrected STEM – Three Dimensional Observation and Light Elements Visualization –

Y. Ikuhara, R. Huang, S. D. Findlay, T. Mizoguchi, N. Shibata T. Hirayama, T. Yamamoto, H. Oki

STEM Imaging and High-Resolution Elemental Mapping of La-doped SrTiO3 Super Lattice Thin Film

M. Saito, ZC. Wang, S. Tsukimoto, T. Mizoguchi, M. Okude,

A. Ohtomo, T. Kita, M. Kawasaki, Y. Ikuhara

Quantum Electron Transport through Functional Interfaces

Z. Wang, S. Tsukimoto, M. Saito, Y. Ikuhara

Local Phonon Thermal Conductivity in the Vicinity of Σ5 (310)/[001] Symmetric Tilt Grain Boundary in ZrO2

Y. Koashi, M. Yoshiya, M.Tada, Y. Yoshizawa, H.Yasuda

Segregation of Trivalent Impurities and Resultant Ionic Conductivity at Σ5 (310)/[001] Symmetric Tilt Grain Boundary of ZrO2

Y. Yoshizawa, M. Yoshiya, H.Yasuda

Structure of a Praseodymium-Doped Zinc Oxide Grain Boundary: An Atomic Level Study

Y. Sato, T. Mizoguchi, N. Shibata, T. Yamamoto, T. Hirayama, Y. Ikuhara

Nonstoichiometry and the atomic structures of grain boundaries in SrTiO3

H. Lee, T. Mizoguchi, J. Mitsui, T. Yamamoto,S-J. L. Kang, Y. Ikuhara

Yttrium segregation at alumina grain boundaries

T. H. Kweon, S. Azuma, N. Takahashi, N. Shibata, T. Mizoguchi, T. Yamamoto, Y. Ikuhara

Characterization of ONO structure using Electron Energy Loss Spectrum for Si L edge chemical shifts

N. Hashikawa, M. Kawakami, K. Asayama

Atomic Arrangement at 3C-SiC/Si (100) Interface Analyzed by Aberration-Corrected Transmission Electron Microscopy and Ab Initio Calculations

S. Inamoto, J. Yamasaki, H. Tamaki, K. Okazaki-Maeda, N. Tanaka

Structural Transition of [001] Symmetric Tilt Grain Boundaries in Nb-Doped SrTiO3

S.-Y. Choi, T. Mizoguchi, N. Shibata, T. Yamamoto, Y. Ikuhara

Coincidence of Reciprocal Lattice Point Model For General Orientation Relationships in Hetero systems

C. M. Montesa, T. Tohei, N. Shibata, K. Akiyama, Y. Kuromitsu, Y. Ikuhara

Automated Mapping of Lattice Parameters and Lattice Bending Strain Near a SiGe/Si Interface by Using Split HOLZ Lines Patterns

K. Saitoh, Y. Yasuda, M. Hamabe, N. Tanaka

Interface analysis of LiCoO2 positive electrode/Li7La3Zr2O12 solid electrolyte

K. H. Kim, Y. Iriyama, K. Yamamoto, S. Kumazaki, T. Asaka, K. Tanabe,T. Hirayama, R. Murugan, Z. Ogumi

STEM/TEM analysis of atomic structures in SrTiO3 [110] symmetrical tilt grain boundary

T. Mitsuma, N. Shibata, T. Mizoguchi, T. Tohei, T. Yamamoto, Y. Ikuhara

Atomic Structure and the Oxygen Vacancy Formation in CeO2 [100](210) Σ5 Grain Boundary

H. Hojo, T. Mizoguchi, H. Ohta, N. Shibata, T. Yamamoto, Y. Ikuhara

First principles and HAADF-STEM study on [001](310) Σ5 Grain Boundaries of perovskite oxides

T. Mizoguchi, M. Imaeda, Y. Sato, H. Lee, T. Yamamoto, Y. Ikuhara

TEM analysis of thin film electrode/glass ceramic solid-electrolyte interfaces

K. Tanabe, Y. Iriyama, K. Yamamoto, T. Asaka, K. H. Kim, T. Hirayama, Z. Ogumi

Atomic-resolution 3D STEM characterization of individual dopant atoms in ceramic grain boundaries

N. Shibata, S. D. Findlay, S. Azuma, T. Mizoguchi, T. Yamamoto, Y. Ikuhara

Structural analysis of PLD and MBE grown BaFe12O19 films on SiC

V. K. Lazarov, Z. Cai, K. Yoshida, P. Hasnip, K. S. Ziemer

Atomic-level structure of a Ti-rich intergranular layer in BaTiO3 ceramics revealed by STEM

S. Zheng, R. Huang, K. Du, X. Ma, T. Hirayama, Y. Ikuhara

WC/Co Interface Structure in Cemented Carbides doped with VC, NbC and ZrC

T. Yamamoto, I. Sugiyama, Y. Yamanaka, T. Taniuchi, F. Shirase, T. Tanase, Y. Ikuhara

First Principles Calculations of Grain Boundaries in LiCoO2

C. A. J. Fisher, R. Huang, A. Kuwabara, H. Moriwake, Y. H. Ikuhara, Y. Ikuhara, H. Oki

### Electron Holography, Lorentz Microscopy, and Environmental TEM

Observation of Magnetic Lines of Force by Electron Phase Microscopy

A. Tonomura

Domain and Domain Wall Structures in Magnetic Nanowires and Nanoelements

J. N. Chapman, K. J. O’Shea, D. McGrouther, S. McVitie, J. M. R. Weaver

Electron Holography for Nano-Measurements

H. Lichte, D. Geiger, M. Linck, A. Lubk, F. Roeder, D. Wolf

Electron Holography on Electric Field Variations with Electric Current

D. Shindo

Revealing Magnetization Reversal and Switching Behavior of Patterned Multilayer Structures Using Electron Holography and Lorentz Microscopy

L. Huang, Y. Zhu

Electron Holographic Li-ion Profiling in an All-solid-state Li-ion Battery

T. Hirayama, K. Yamamoto, T. Asaka, C. A. J. Fisher, H. Fujita,

Y. Iriyama, K. Miyahara, K. Nonaka, Y. Sugita, Z. Ogumi

In-situ ETEM and In-situ Aberration Corrected EM of Supported Nanoparticles and Magnesium Oxide Nanocatalysts for Bioenergy

P. L. Gai, K. Yoshida, E. D. Boyes

Aberration Corrected Monochromated Environmental Transmission Electron Microscopy – Progress, Prospects and Challenges

T. W. Hansen, J. B. Wagner, R. E. Dunin-Borkowski

In-situ TEM/STEM Observation of Photocatalytic Reactions of Titanium Oxide Materials

N. Tanaka, K. Yoshida

TEM observation of structure and growth of the tungsten oxide nanorods

T. Tokunaga, T. Kawamoto, K. Tanaka, Y. Hayashi, K. Sasaki, K. Kuroda

Fourier Analysis of Deformations of Catalytic Gold Nanoparticles during CO Oxidation

T. Kawasaki, T. Miura, T. Tanji

Development of an Environmental TEM and specimen holders for a wide range of atmospheres and temperatures

T. Yaguchi, A. Watabe, Y. Nagakubo, K. Ueda, M. Fukui, T. Kamino, T. Kawasaki

In-situ TEM observation of structure changes of Pt particle on CeO2 by exposing gases

T. Akita, S. Tanaka, K. Tanaka, M. Kohyama, M. Haruta

TEM Characterization of Sintered Copper Nanoparticles Covered by Biopolymer Nanoskin

K. Ida, K. Sasaki, Y. ugiyama, Y. Chujyo, T. Tokunaga, M. Tomonari, T. Yonezawa, K. Kuroda

Quantitative Magnetization States of Colloidal Systems via Simplified-LLG and Model-based Fitting of Phase Images

M. Beleggia, A. Alpers, T. Kasama, H. F. Poulsen, R. E. Dunin Borkowski

Investigation of sample heater material for super high temperature in-situ TEM observation in oxygen existing atmosphere

T. Tokunaga, K. Kimura, D. Kotani, K. Sasaki, K. Kuroda

Electron Holographic Observation of Dipolar Ferromagnetic Structures in Magnetic Nanoparticle Monolayers

K. Yamamoto, S. A. Majetich, M. Sachan, S. Yamamuro, M. R. McCartney, T. Hirayama

Electrostatic potential analysis of ferroelectrics using convergent-beam electron diffraction and electron holography

K. Tsuda, F. Röder, A. Lubk, D. Wolf, D. Geiger, H. Lichte

Aberration Correction in Dynamic In-situ Studies of Nanoparticles

E. D. Boyes, K. Yoshida, M. Walsh, P. L. Gai

### Advanced Microscopy

Dynamics of Annular Bright Field Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy Imaging

S. D. Findlay, N. Shibata, H. Sawada, E. Okunishi, Y. Kondo, Y. Ikuhara

Optimisation of the TEM Sample Preparation from Diamond Using Focused Ion Beam Technique

S. Rubanov

Recent development in EELS spectrometer technology

A. Maigne, M. Rabara

Charge transfer analysis by EELS

A. Maigne, R.Yuge

Development of a double-tilt stage-scanning sample holder for scanning confocal electron microscopy of single crystal samples

M. Takeguchi, A. Hashimoto, K. Mitsuishi, X. Zhang, M. Shimojo,

T. Ishikawa, S. Deguchi, T. Naruse, Y. Kondo

Development of a new segmented STEM detector system

Y. Kohno, N. Shibata, H. Sawada, S. D. Findlay, Y. Kondo, Y. Ikuhara

Three-Dimensional Analysis of Nanoparticles using Annular Dark-Field Scanning Confocal Electron Microscopy Established in a Double Aberration-Corrected Microscope

A. Hashimoto, P. Wang, M. Shimojo, K. Mitsuishi, A. I. Kirkland, P. D. Nellist, M. Takeguchi

Geometrical Electron Optics of the Shadow Image Distortion Method in a Transmission Electron Microscope

K. Sasaki, N. Tanaka, H. Mori, H. Murata, C. Morita, H.Shimoyama, K. Kuroda

Determination of a Lattice Strain Field by Iterative Phase Retrieval of Rocking Curves of HOLZ Reflections

K. Saitoh, M. Hamabe, S. Morishita, J. Yamasaki, N. Tanaka

Development and Performance of an Aberration-corrected 30-60 kV TEM/STEM with a Cold Field Emission Gun

T. Sasaki, H. Sawada, F. Hosokawa, Y. Kohno, T. Tomita,

T. Kaneyama, Y. Kondo, K. Kimoto, Y. Sato, K. Suenaga

Observation of Anomalous Kikuchi Patterns by Column-by-Column CBED

Y. Tatara, K. Saitoh, N. Tanaka

Quantitative Measurements of Porous Titania Photocatalysts by Advanced Electron Microscope

K. Yoshida, E. D. Boyes, P. L. Gai, N. Tanaka

Three-Dimensional Nanostructure of Size-controlled Metallic Nanodots on Sintered Titania Photocatalysts

K. Yoshida, S. Sueda, N. Tanaka

Observations of Atomic Columns in Compounds by Image Subtraction & Deconvolution Processing of Aberration-Corrected HRTEM Images

J. Yamasaki, S. Inamoto, H. Tamaki, N. Tanaka

Structural Analysis of Si3N4 by ABF-STEM Technique

K. Fukunaga, T. Saito, T. Hirayama, Y. Ikuhara

K. Tatsumi, I. Nishida, S. Muto, J. Rusz

Observation of the Anisotropy of Inelastic Scattering Cross-Section of the Boron K-shell Excitation of MgB2

K. Momonoi, K. Saitoh, N. Tanaka

### Modeling and Simulations

Quasicrystals Investigated Using Density-Functional Methods: Bulk, Surface and Thin Films

J. Hafner

Spectral Imaging for Characterization of Complex Defect Structures Using Ab Initio ELNES

W. -Y. Ching, P. Rulis

The Structure of Grain Boundaries in Strontium Titanate: Theory, Simulation and Electron Microscopy

N. A. Benedek, L. Chen, A. Chua, D. Cockayne, K. J. Dudeck, C. Elsässer,

M. W. Finnis, C. T. Koch, B. Rahmati, M. Rühle, S. -J. Shih, A. P. Sutton

First-Principles Theory of Local Dielectric and Piezoelectric Properties of Insulators

D. Vanderbilt

Engineering of Bulk and Nano Materials for Energy Applications

S. -H. Wei

Imaging Surface Defects Using Atomic Force Microscopy: An Ultimate Frontier for Chemical Resolution

A. Shluger, T. Trevethan, M. Watkins

Theoretical Investigation on Defect Energetics in Calcium Phosphates under an Aqueous Solution Environment

K. Matsunaga, H. Murata

Statistical Thermodynamics of Oxides by Combination of Cluster Expansion Method and First Principles Calculations

I. Tanaka, A. Seko, A. Togo, F. Oba

First principles and classical molecular dynamics studies for oxygen grain boundary iffusion in sapphire

N. Takahashi, T. Mizoguchi, T. Nakagawa, T. Yamamoto, Y. Ikuhara

First-principles Analysis of Carbon Diffusion in Ferromagnetic bcc-Fe

M. Ikeda, T. Yamasaki, C. Kaneta

Density Functional Study of Ti Antisites in SrTiO3, BaTiO3, and PbTiO3

M. Choi, F. Oba, I. Tanaka

First-Principles Study of Magnetism and Electronic Structure in Eu2+ Perovskite Oxides

H. Akamatsu, Y. Kumagai, F. Oba, K. Fujita, K. Tanaka, I. Tanaka

Electronic Structure of Mg-Doped SrTiO3 from First Principles

W. Zeng, T. Liu, Z. Wang, S. Tsukimoto, Y. Ikuhara

Cluster Model Calculation of Ni-rich Al-Co-Ni Quasicrystal

K. Soda, M. Inukai, M. Kato, S. Yagi

Local distortion in defective fluorite Bi2O3 derived by first principles lattice dynamics calculations

A. Matsumoto, Y. Koyama, I. Tanaka

Phase-Field Modeling of Microstructure Changes in FePt Nano-Granular Structure and Calculation of Magnetic Property

T. Koyama

Local Environment Study of Dopants in Hydroxyapatite Using XANES and First-Principles Calculations

H. Murata, K. Shitara, Y. Emi, X. Wang, I. Tanaka, T. Mizoguchi, A. Nakahira, K. Matsunaga

Multiscale Analysis of Crack Propagation Using the Hybrid MD-CGP Method

R. Kobayashi, T. Nakamura, S. Ogata

Defect complex of trivalent dopant and resultant proton in BaZrO3 by first principles calculations with an aid of force-field calculations

K. Nakano, M. Yoshiya, T. Okabayashi, H. Yasuda

Material design for high temperature use ultrasonic probe material by first principles calculation

K. Nakamura, S. Higuchi, T. Ohnuma T. Ogata

Ground-State Structures in MgO-NiO Crystalline Solutions

Y. Kumagai, A. Seko, F. Oba, I. Tanaka

Phase Field Calculations of Domain Selection Following Order-Disorder Transition in FePd under External Field

N. Ueshima, M. Yoshiya, H. Yasuda

Mechanism of point defect formation in NaxCoO2 by first principle calculation with GGA+U

T. Okabayashi, M. Tada, M. Yoshiya

Electronic and Optical Properties of Polycrystalline Metal-oxide Materials

K. P. McKenna, A. L. Shluger

Theoretical calculation of structures and stability of layered titanates as precursor of nanotubes

M. Mori, Y. Kumagai, K. Matsunaga, I. Tanaka

Numerical Analyses on Realization of Low Thermal Conductivity without Degrading High Electronic Conductivity in Na0.5CoO2

M. Tada, M. Yoshiya, H. Yasuda

First-principles calculations of EELS spectra by the PAW method

S. Tanaka, T. Tamura, S. Ishibashi, M. Kohyama

Quantitative Analysis of Point Defects in an Ideal Quasicrystal with Aberration-Corrected STEM and Fist-Principles Calculations

T. Seki, E. Abe, S. J. Pennycook

First-principles calculations of Li migration in LiCoO2 using the GGA+U approach

H. Moriwake, A. Kuwabara, C. A. J. Fisher, R. Huang, Y. H. Ikuhara, Y. Ikuhara, H. Oki

Electrochemical Potential Windows of Supercapacitor Electrolytes from First-Principles Calculations

H. Maeshima, C. A. J. Fisher, A. Kuwabara, H. Moriwake

First Principles Calculations of Charge-Ordered LiNi2O4 Spinel

A. Kuwabara, C. A. J. Fisher, R. Huang, Y. H. Ikuhara, H. Moriwake, Y. Ikuhara, H. Oki

### AMTC2 Special: Frontiers of Materials Science

Dynamic processes of nano-materials revealed by atom-resolution electron microscopy

S. Iijima

Experimental and Computational Studies of Bulk and Interfaces of a Ceramic Proton Conductor at Atomic and Nano Scale

T. Norby, H. Fjeld, A. Gunnæs, K. Hadidi, D. M. Kepaptsoglou, O. M. Løvvik, M. F. Sunding, K. Toyoura

Cosmic Ray Invasion and Global Warming: How Can We Cope with The Two Dangers?

K. Kitazawa

Coarsening Behavior of Faceted Grains in a Liquid Matrix: Model Calculation and Experimental Observations

S. -J. L. Kang

Cage Network Structure and Superconductivity in Electron-Doped 12CaO-7Al2O3 and High-Pressure Superconducting Phase of Alkali/Alkaline Earth Metal

H. Hosono, S. W. Kim, S. Matsuishi

Effects of Electrical Boundary Conditions on the Structure and Stability of Domains in Multiferroic BiFeO3 Thin Films

C. T. Nelson, Y. Zhang, C. M. Folkman, C. B. Eom, A. Melville, C. A. Adamo, D. G. Schlom, X. Q. Pan

Access semiconductor bandgaps at atomic resolution?

L. Gu, W. Sigle, P. A. van Aken, S. Tsukimoto, Y. Ikuhara

Direct Imaging of Interstitials in (La0.6Er0.4) 5Ni19 Complex Compound

R. Ishikawa, E. Abe

HRTEM Observations of Stacking Fault on the {1-100} Planes in Sapphire (α-Al2O3)

E. Tochigi, N. Shibata, A. Nakamura, T. Mizoguchi, T. Yamamoto, Y. Ikuhara

Determination of a Unique Long-period Ordered Structure in a Mg97Zn1Er2 Alloy by Aberration-corrected STEM

D. Egusa, E. Abe

Effect of Doping Elements on Mass Transfer in Alumina Ceramics under Oxygen Potential Gradients at Ultra-High Temperatures

S. Kitaoka, T. Matsudaira, M. Wada

Stability of Dislocations and Propagation of Shear Transformation Zone in a Model Metallic Glass

A. Nakamura, T. Yoshihara, Y. Kamimura, K. Edagawa, S. Takeuchi

Quantitative Site Occupancy Determination of Multi-Rare-Earth Elements Doped in Ca2SnO4 Phosphor by Electron Channeling Microanalysis

Y. Fujimichi, S. Muto, K. Tatsumi, H. Yamane, T. Kawano

Formation of Fe nanowires along dislocations in Si

R. Takenaka, Y. Kamimura, K. Edagawa, I. Yonenaga

Microstructure and Thermal Stability of (Fe-Co-Si)-(Al-F) Nanogranular Thin Films with Tunnel-Type Magnetroresistance

S. Tsukimoto, N. Kobayashi, M. Saito, K. I. Arai, Y. Ikuhara, T. Masumoto

E. Kuda, T. Yoshida, S. Muto

Growth and Characterization of Zn/ZnO Coreshell Nanowires by Plasma-Assisted Molecular Beam Epitaxy

T. Iijima, B. Jang, T. Tokunaga, Y. Hayashi, R. A. Afre,

C. W. Tan, B. K. Tay, M. Tanemura, T. Soga, K. Kuroda

TEM analysis of SiC crystal grown on (001) 3C-SiC CVD substrate by solution growth

K. Morimoto, R.Tanaka, K. Seki, T. Tokunaga, T. Ujihara, K. Sasaki, Y. Takeda, K. Kuroda

Local chemical changes associated with cycling tests in LiNi0.8Co0.15Al0.05O2 studied by STEM-EELS

Y. Kojima, S. Muto, K.Tatsumi, H. Kondo, K. Horibuchi, Y. Takeuchi

Influences of the titanium doping on 2o tilt grain boundaries in LiNbO3

A. Nakamura, I. Okawa, J. Nakamura, E. Tochigi, I. Kishida, Y. Yokogawa

Fabrication and Characterization of Mo-SiO2 Composite

H. Razavi, K. Yamada, T. Katayama, N. Saito, K. Nakashima, K. Kaneko

STEM observation of LiMn2O4 nanopowder made by chemical solution method

R. Huang, Y. H. Ikuhara, T. Mizoguchi, S. D. Findlay, A. Kuwabara,

C. A. J. Fisher, H. Moriwake, H. Oki, T. Hirayama, Y. Ikuhara

Visualization of Invisible Fluorine Dopants in LaFeAsO1-xFx by Atomic Scale EELS Spectrum Imaging

T. Tohei, T. Mizoguchi, H. Hiramatsu, Y. Kamihara, H. Hosono, Y. Ikuhara

Direct observation of carbon nanotubes growth

M. Lin, J. T. P. Ying, Y. L. Foo, J. Zhang, P. Wu

Transmission Electron Microscopy Study of YxSm1-xBa2Cu3Oy Coated Conductors Containing BaZrO3 Particles

T. Kato, R. Yoshida, T. Hirayama, M. Miura, M. Yoshizumi, Y. Yamada, T. Izumi, Y. Shiohara

Ag-Cluster Formation by High Energy Corpuscular Irradiation of Ag-Zeolites

Y. Sasaki, M. Kobayashi, H. Kita, S. Okayasu

HRTEM and HAADF-STEM Observation of Ni-Nanoparticle-Dispersed Amorphous Silica

Y. H. Ikuhara, T. Saito, Y. Sasaki, S. Takahashi, T. Hirayama

XANES analysis of the valence states of Mn ions in Pr1-xAxMnO3-δ (A=Ca, Sr)

H.Kanamori, K. Hirose, T.Yamamoto

3D analysis of pinning centers in superconductive GdBa2Cu3O7-δ

K. Kaneko, K. Yamada, K. Furuya, S. Sadayama, J. S. Barnard, P. A. Midgley,

T. Kato, T. Hirayama, M. Kiuchi, T. Matsushita, Y. Yamada, T. Izumi, Y. Shiohara

Electrolytic synthesis of Al-doped ZnO powders with low electrical resistivity

T. Takaki, K. Kurosawa, S. Sukenaga, N. Saito, H. Razavi, K. Kaneko, K. Nakashima, E. Okunishi, T. Hiraaki

Microstructure in MgB2/Ni Alternately-Layered Superconducting Film

S. Hata, H. Sosiati, Y. Shimada, T. Doi, A. Matsumoto, H. Kitaguchi, K. Ikeda, H. Nakashima