Selected Publications

    Thermoelectric Skutterudites

  1. "Anisotropic distortions in Sb doped CePt4Ge12" F. Bridges, P. Nast, T. Keiber, B. Maple, K. Huang, B. White IOP Conf. Series: Mat. Sci. and Eng. , 80 (2015) doi:10.1088/1757-899X/80/1/012004 PDF
  2. "Understanding the Enhancement of the Thermoelectric Figure of Merit of Ball Milled Skutterudites" M. Short, F. Bridges, T. Keiber, G. Rogl and P. Rogl Intermetallics, In Press (2015) PDF
  3. "Complex vibrations in arsenide and oxy-skutterudites" F. Bridges, B. Car, L. Sutton, M. Hoffman-Stapleton Trevor Keiber R. E. Baumbach, M. B. Maple, Z. Henkie, and R. Wawryk. Phys. Rev. B , 91,014109 (2015) PDF
  4. "Local distortions about Nd in NdOs4Sb12". Trevor Keiber, Frank Bridges, R. E. Baumbach, and M. B. Maple. Phys. Status Solidi C., 10, 250 (2013) doi: 10.1002/pssc.201200506. PDF
  5. "Unusual local disorder in NdOs4Sb12 and PrOs4Sb12". Trevor Keiber, Frank Bridges, R. E. Baumbach, and M. B. Maple. Phys. Rev. B., 86, 174106 (2012) doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.86.174106. PDF
  6. "Local distortion induced metal-to-insulator phase transition in PrRu4P12". D. Cao, R. H. Heffner, F. Bridges, I.-K. Jeong, E. D. Bauer, W. M. Yuhasz, and M. B. Maple. Phys. Rev. Lett., 94, 036403/1-4 (2005) doi: 10.1103/physrevlett.94.036403. PDF
  7. "Evidence for rattling behavior of the filler atom (L) in the filled skutterudites LT4X12 (L=Ce,Eu,Yb; T=Fe,Ru; X=P,Sb) from EXAFS studies". D. Cao, F. Bridges, P. Chesler, S. Bushart, E. D. Bauer, and M. B. Maple. Phys. Rev. B , 70, 94109/1-11 (2004) doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.70.094109. PDF
  8. "Investigation of ferromagnetic filled skutterudite compounds EuT 4Sb12 (T = Fe, Ru, os)" .  E. D. Bauer, A. Slebarski, N. A. Frederick, W. M. Yuhasz, M. B. Maple, D. Cao, F. Bridges, G. Giester, and P. Rogl   Journal of Physics-Condensed Matter 16, 5095-107 (2004) doi: 10.1088/0953-8984/16/28/027: .  PDF
  9. "X-ray-absorption spectroscopy study of the heavy-fermion superconductor PrOs4Sb12".  D. Cao, F. Bridges, S. Bushart, E. D. Bauer, and M. B. Maple   Phys. Rev. B 67, 180511-1-4 (2003) doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.67.180511.   PDF
  10. Thermoelectric Clathrates

  11. "Direct verification of Ga-Ga bond avoidance in the type-I clathrate Ba8Ga16Sn30 from its x-ray absorption fine structure". M. Kozina, F. Bridges, Y. Jiang, M. A. Avila, K. Suekuni, and T. Takabatake. Phys. Rev. B , 80, 212101 (2009). PDF
  12. "EXAFS study of n- and p-type Ba8Ga16Ge30". Y. Jiang, F. Bridges, M.A. Avila, T. Takabatake, J. Guzman, G. Kurczveil. Phys. Rev. B , 78, 014111-1-14 (2008). PDF
  13. "Off-center phonon scattering sites in Eu8Ga16Ge30 and Sr8Ga16 Ge30". R. Baumbach, F. Bridges, L. Downward, D. Cao, P. Chesler, B. Sales. Phys. Rev. B , 71, 24202/1-19 (2005). PDF
  14. "Possible mechanism for glass-like thermal conductivities in crystals with off-center atoms".  F. Bridges and L. Downward  Phys. Rev. B 70, 140201-1-4 (2004).  PDF
  15. Other Thermoelectrics

  16. "Lead is not off center in PbTe: The importance of r-space phase information in extended x-ray absorption fine structure spectroscopy". Trevor Keiber, Frank Bridges, and B. C. Sales Phys. Rev. Lett. , 111, 095504 (2013) doi 10.1103/PhysRevLett.111.095504. PDF
  17. "Complex role for thallium in PbTe:Tl from local probe studies". Trevor Keiber, Frank Bridges, B. C. Sales, and H. Wang Phys. Rev. B. , 87, 144104 (2013) doi 10.1103/PhysRevB.87.144104. PDF
  18. "Unusual distortions about Tl and Pb in PbTe:Tl". Frank Bridges, Trevor Keiber, Scott Medling, and B. C. Sales Phys. Status Solidi C. , 10, 236 (2013) doi 10.1002/pssc.201200478. PDF

    AC Electroluminescence & Sulfides

  19. " Structure in multilayer films of zinc sulfide and copper sulfide via atomic layer deposition ". A. Short, L. Jewell, A. Bielecki, T. Keiber, F. Bridges, S.A. Carter, and G. Alers J. of Vac. Sci. and Tech. A , 32, 01A125 (2014) doi: 10.1116/1.4847956 PDF
  20. " Local degradation of electroluminescent emission centers in ZnS:Cu,Cl phosphors ". S. Medling, F. Bridges, and S.A. Carter J. of Lum., 134, 251-254 (2013) doi: 10.1088/0953-8984 PDF
  21. " Atomic layer deposition of zinc sulfide with Zn(TMHD)2 ". A. Short, L. Jewell, S. Doshay, C. Church, T. Keiber, F. Bridges, S. Carter and G. Alers J. of Vac. Sci. and Tech. A, 31, 01A138 (2013) doi: 10.1116/1.4769862 PDF
  22. "Synthesis and Characterization of Organically Soluble Cu-doped ZnS Nanocrystals with Br Co-activator ". C. Corrado, J. K. Cooper, M. Hawker, J. Hensel, G. Livingston, S. Gul, B. Vollbrecht, F. Bridges and J. Z. Zhang. Journal of Physical Chemistry 115 14559 (2011) DOI: 10.1021/jp202734n PDF
  23. "Synthesis, optical and structural properties, and charge carrier dynamics of Cu-doped ZnSe nanocrystals". Sheral Gul, Jason K. Cooper, Carley Corrado, Brian Vollbrecht, Frank Bridges, Jinghua Guo, and Jin Z. Zhang. Journal of Physical Chemistry, 3, 4182-9 (2011) DOI: 10.1039/c1nr10556f PDF
  24. "Probing the local structure of dilute Cu dopants in fluorescent ZnS nanocrystals using EXAFS". Brad Car, Scott Medling, Carley Corrado, Frank Bridges, Jin Z. Zhang. Nanoscale, 3, 4182 (2011) PDF
  25. "Understanding and improving electroluminescence in mill-ground ZnS:Cu,Cl phosphors". Scott Medling, Chris France, Ben Balaban, Michael Kozina, Yu Jiang, Frank Bridges, and Sue A Carter. J. Phys D.: Appl. Phys., 44, 205402 (2011) PDF
  26. Pulsed chemical vapor depostion of Cu2S into a porous TiO2 matrix. I. Carbone, Q. Zhou, B. Vollbrecht, L. Yang, S. Medling, A. Bezryadina, F. Bridges, G.B. Alers, J.T. Norman, and T. Kinmen. J. of Vac. Sci. and Tech. A, 29, 051505 (2011). Journal
  27. "Degradation and local distortions in electroluminescent ZnS:Cu,Cl phosphors". Frank Bridges, Scott Medling, Ben Balaban and Sue A Carter. IOP Conf. Ser.: Mater. Sci. Eng. , 15, 012028 (2010) PDF
  28. "Degradation and rejuvenation studies of AC electroluminescent ZnS:Cu,Cl phosphors". Jacob Stanley, Yu Jiang, Frank Bridges, Sue A Carter and Laurel Ruhlen. J. Phys.: Condens. Matter , 22, 055301 (2010) PDF
  29. "Enhanced Cu emission in ZnS:Cu,Cl/ZnS core-shell nanocrystals". Carley Corrado, Morgan Hawker, Grant Livingston, Scott Medling, Frank Bridges and Jin Z. Zhang. Nanoscale , 2, 1213-1221 (2010) PDF
  30. "Synthesis, Structural, and Optical Properties of Stable ZnS:Cu,Cl Nanocrystals". Carley Corrado, Yu Jiang, Fadekemi Oba, Mike Kozina, Frank Bridges, and Jin Z. Zhang. J. Phys. Chem. A , 113 3830-9 (2009) PDF
  31. "Electroluminescence materials ZnS:Cu,Cl and ZnS:Cu,Mn,Cl studied by EXAFS spectroscopy". M. Warkentin, F. Bridges, S. A. Carter, M. Anderson. Phys. Rev. B , 75, 075301 (2007). PDF

    Manganites, Cobaltites, and Jahn-Teller Distortions

  32. "Unusual evolution of the magnetism on oxygen in La1-xSrxCoO3 ". Scott Medling, Y. Lee, H. Zheng, J. F. Mitchell, J. W. Freeland, B. N. Harmon, and F. Bridges Phys. Status Solidi C , 10, 254-258 (2013). PDF
  33. " Ca K-edge X-ray absorption fine structure in BaTiO3-CaTiO3 solid solutions" . V. Krayzman, I. Levin, J.C. Woicik, F. Bridges, E.J. Nelson, and D.C. Sinclair J. App. Phys. , 113, 044106 (2013). PDF
  34. " Evolution of Magnetic Oxygen States in Sr-Doped LaCoO3. S. Medling, Y. Lee, H. Zheng, J.F. Mitchell, J.W. Freeland, B.N. Harmon and F. Bridges Phys. Review Lett. , 109, 157204 (2012). PDF
  35. "Spin-orbital Short-range Order on a Honeycomb-based Lattice. S. Nakatsuji, K. Kuga, K. Kimura, R. Satake, N. Katayama, E. Nishibori, H. Sawa, R. Ishii, M. Hagiwara, F. Bridges, T. U. Ito, W. Higemoto, Y. Karaki, M. Halim, A. A. Nugroho, J. A. Rodriguez-Rivera, M. A. Green and C. Broholm. Science , 336, 1212154 (2012).
  36. " Detailed relationship between local structure, polarons, and magnetization for La1-xCaxMnO3 (0.21 <= x <= 0.45)". F. Bridges, L. Downward, J. J. Neumeier, and T. A. Tyson. Phys. Rev. B , 81, 184401 (2010). PDF
  37. "Study of the local distortions of the perovskite system La1-xSrxCoO3 (0 - x - 0.35) using the extended x-ray absorption fine structure technique". Y. Jiang, F. Bridges, N. Sundaram, D. P. Belanger, I. E. Anderson, J. F. Mitchell, and H. Zheng Phys. Rev. B , 80, 144423 (2009). PDF
  38. "Local Structure of La1-xSrxCoO3 Determined from EXAFS and Neutron Pair Distribution Function Studies". N. Sundaram, Y. Jiang, I. E. Anderson, D. P. Belanger, C. H. Booth, F. Bridges, J. F. Mitchell, Th. Proffen, H. Zheng. Phys. Rev. Lett., 102, 026401 (2009). PDF
  39. "Relationship between macroscopic physical properties and local distortions of low-doping La1-xCaxMnO3: an EXAFS study". Y. Jiang, F. Bridges, L. Downward, J. J. Neumeier. Phys. Rev. B, 76, 224428 (2007). PDF
  40. "Limitations on the extent of off-center displacements in TbMnO3 from EXAFS measurements". F. Bridges, C. Downs, T. O'Brien, I.-K. Jeong, T. Kimura. Phys. Rev. B , 76, 092109 (2007). PDF
  41. "Evidence for magnetic dimerons in the anisotropic bilayer system La1.2Sr1.8Mn2O7: an EXAFS study". T. A. O'Brien, F. Bridges, L. Downward, J. F. Mitchell, H. Zheng. Phys. Rev. B , 75, 64417 (2007). PDF
  42. "A universal relationship between magnetization and the local structure in La1-xCaxMnO3; a probe of the magnetization process". L. Downward, F. Bridges, S. Bushart, J. Neumeier, L. Zhou. Physica Scripta, T115 629 (2005). PDF
  43. "Universal relationship between magnetization and changes in the local structure in quasicubic and bilayer manganites". F. Bridges, L. Downward, J. J. Neumeier, J. Mitchell, Hong Zheng. World Scientific. International Journal of Modern Physics B, 19, 529-32 (2005). PDF
  44. "Universal relationship between magnetization and changes in the local structure of La1-xCaxMnO3: evidence for magnetic dimers". L. Downward, F. Bridges, S. Bushart, J. J. Neumeier, N. Dilley, L. Zhou. Phys. Rev. Lett., 95, 106401/1-4 (2005). PDF
  45. "Evidence for a universal relationship between magnetization and changes in the local structure in La1-xCaxMnO3". F. Bridges, L. Downward, S. Bushart, J. J. Neumeier. Physica Status Solidi C, 294-7 (2005). PDF
  46. "Evidence for a universal relationship between magnetization and changes in the local structure".  L. Downward, F. Bridges, D. Cao, J. Neumeier, and L. Zhou   Int. J. of Mod. Phys. B 17, 3726-8 (2003).  PDF
  47. "Changes of the local distortions and colossal magnetoresistive properties of La0.7Ca0.3MnO3 induced by Ti or Ga defects".  F. Bridges, D. Cao, M. Anderson, A. P. Ramirez, M. Olapinski, M. A. Subramanian, C. H. Booth, and G. Kwei   Gordon & Breach. Radiation Effects & Defects in Solids 155, 37-41 (2001).  PDF
  48. "Spin-lattice correlations and temperature dependent Mn K-edge structure in the La1-xCaxMnO3 systems".  F. Bridges, D. Cao, and M. Anderson   AIP Conf. Proc. 554, 384-90 (2001).  PDF
  49. "Local distortions in La0.7Ca0.3Mn1-bAbO3 (A=Ti and Ga) colossal magnetoresistance samples: Correlations with magnetization and evidence for cluster formation".  D. Cao, F. Bridges, M. Anderson, A. P. Ramirez, M. Olapinski, M. A. Subramanian, C. H. Booth, and G. H. Kwei   Phys. Rev. B 64, 184409/1-14 (2001).  PDF
  50. "Mn K-edge XANES studies of La1-xAxMnO3 systems (A=Ca, Ba, Pb)".  F. Bridges, C. H. Booth, M. Anderson, G. H. Kwei, J. J. Neumeier, J. Snyder, J. Mitchell, J. S. Gardner, and E. Brosha   Phys. Rev. B 63, 214405/1-14 (2001).  PDF
  51. "Magnetic-field modulation experiments on colossal magnetoresistance samples: first results ".  F. Bridges, G. Brown, D. Cao, and M. Anderson   J. Synchrotron Rad. 8, 366-8 (2001). 
  52. "Changes in the local structure of a La0.70Ca0.30MnO3 CMR sample induced by a magnetic field".  D. Cao, F. Bridges, C. H. Booth, and J. J. Neumeier   Phys. Rev. B 62, 8954-8 (2000).  PDF
  53. "Effect of annealing temperature on local distortion of La0.67Ca0.33MnO3 thin films".  D. Cao, F. Bridges, D. C. Worledge, C. H. Booth, and T. Geballe   Phys. Rev. B 61, 11373-8 (2000).  PDF
  54. "Temperature dependent changes of the Mn 3d and 4p bands near Tc in colossal magnetoresistance systems: XANES study of La1-xCaxMnO3" .  F. Bridges, C. H. Booth, G. H. Kwei, J. J. Neumeier, and G. A. Sawatzky   Phys. Rev. B 61, R9237-40 (2000).  PDF
  55. "Magnetic-feld Modulation Experiments on Colossal Magnetoresistance samples: First results".  F. Bridges, G. Brown, D. Cao, and M. Anderson   J. Synchrotron Rad. 8, pt 2 (2000).  PDF
  56. "Lattice Effects in LCMO: distortions, charge distribution and magnetism".  C. H. Booth, F. Bridges, G. H. Kwei, J. M. Lawrence, A. L. Cornelius, and J. J. Neumeier   Phys. Rev. B. 57, 10440 (1998).   PDF
  57. "Direct Relationship between magnetism and MnO6 distortions in La(1-x)CaxMnO3".  C. H. Booth, F. Bridges, G. H. Kwei, J. M. Lawrence, A. L. Cornelius, and J. J. Neumeier   Phys. Rev. Lett. 80, 853 (1998).  PDF
  58. EXAFS and Correlations

  59. "Background Subtraction for Fluorescence EXAFS data of a very dilute dopant Z in Z+1 host". Scott Medling and Frank Bridges. J. Sync. Rad., 18, 679 (2011). PDF
  60. "A Variation of the F-test for Determining Statistical Relevance of Particular Parameters in EXAFS Fits". L. Downward, C. H. Booth, W. W. Lukens, and F. Bridges X-Ray Absorption Fine Structure - XAFS13: 13th International Conference, 13, (2006). AIP Conference Proceedings 882, 129 (2007) PDF
  61. "Correlations in the vibrations of atoms in complex unit cells". F. Bridges, D. Cao. Physica Scripta, T115, 264 (2005). PDF
  62. "Improved self-absorption correction for fluorescence measurements of extended X-ray absorption fine-structure". C. H. Booth, F. Bridges. Physica Scripta, T115, 202 (2005). PDF
  63. "Correlated local atomic displacements: the microscopic origins for macroscopic phenomena".  F. Bridges, D. Cao, and C. H. Booth   Application of Synchrotron Radiation Techniques to Materials Science VI. Symposium 678, EE7.1.1-10 (2002). 
  64. "Correlated Local Atomic Displacements: The Microscopic Origins For Macroscopic Phenomena".  F. Bridges, D. Cao, and C. H. Booth   Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 678, EE7.1.1 (2001).  PDF
  65. "Possible Evidence of Interstitial Scattering Outside the Muffin-tin Radius in EXAFS Spectra".  Z. Kvitky, F. Bridges, G. van Dorssen.  Phys. Rev. B 64, 214108 (2001).  PDF
  66. "XAFS Standards: A Comparison of Experiment and Theory".  G. G. Li, F. Bridges, and C.H. Booth   Phys. Rev. B. 52, 6332 (1995).  PDF
  67. "Monochromator-induced Glitches in EXAFS Data: II. The Test of the model for a pinhole sample".  G. G. Li, F. Bridges, and X. Wang   Nucl. Instr. & Meth. A 340, 420 (1994). PDF
  68. "Monochromator-induced glitches in EXAFS data I. Test of the model for linearly tapered samples".  F. Bridges, G.G. Li, and X. Wang   Nucl. Instr. & Meth. A 320, 548 (1992). PDF
  69. "Minimizing 'glitches' in XAFS data: A model for glitch formation.  F. Bridges, X. Wang, and J.B. Boyce   Nucl. Instr. & Meth. A 307, 316 (1991). PDF
  70. Negative Thermal Expansion

  71. "Local Vibrations and Negative Thermal Expansion in ZrW2O8". F. Bridges, T. Keiber, S. J. L. Billinge, L. Sutton, J. Wilde, and Glen R. Kowach Phys. Rev. Lett. 112, 045505 (2014). PDF
  72. "Correlations in the vibrations of atoms in complex unit cells". F. Bridges and D. Cao Physica Scripta, T115, 264 (2005). PDF
  73. "Correlated atomic motions in the negative thermal expansion material ZrW2O8: a local structure study".  D. Cao, F. Bridges, G. R. Kowach, and A. P. Ramirez   Phys. Rev. B 68, 14303-1-14 (2003).  PDF
  74. "Frustrated soft modes and negative thermal expansion in ZrW2O8".  D. Cao, F. Bridges, G. R. Kowach, and A. P. Ramirez   Phys. Rev. Lett. 89, 215902/1-4 (2002).  PDF
  75. High Tc

  76. "Room-temperature Ba(Fe1-xCox)2As2 is not tetragonal: Direct observation of magnetoelastic interactions in pnictide superconductors" C Cantoni, M. A. McGuire, B. Saparov, A. F. May, A. S. Sefat, T. Keiber, F. Bridges, and B. C. Sales Advanced Materials , (2015) PDF
  77. "CeO2 compatibility with YBa2Cu3O7-δ in superconducting-film multilayers".  Y. A. Boikov, T. Claeson, D. Erts, F. Bridges, and Z. Kvitky   Phys. Rev. B. 56, 11312 (1997).  PDF
  78. "XAFS Measurements of Negatively Correlated Atomic Displacements in HgBa2CuO4 + δ".  F. Bridges et al.   Phys. Rev. B., (Rapid Communications) 52, R15745 (1995).  PDF
  79. "Correlated Local Distortions of the T10 Layers in T12Ba2CuOy: An x-ray absorption study".  G. G. Li, F. Bridges, J. B. Boyce, T. Claeson, C. Strom, S.-G. Eriksson, and S. D. Conradson   Phys. Rev. B 51, 8564 (1995).  PDF
  80. Saturn's Rings

  81. "The Sticking properties of water frost produced under various ambient conditions".  K. D. Supulver, F. Bridges, S. Tiscareno, J. Lievore, and D. N. C. Lin   Icarus 129, 539-554 (1997). PDF
  82. "Energy loss and sticking mechanisms in particle aggregation in planetesimal formation".  F. Bridges, K. D. Supulver, D. N. C. Lin, R. Knight, and M. Zafra   Icarus 123, 422-435 (1996). PDF
  83. "The Coefficient of Restitution of Ice Particles in Glancing Collisions: Experimental Results for Unfrosted Surfaces".  K. D. Supulver, F. G. Bridges, and D.N.C. Lin   Icarus 113, 188-199 (1995).  PDF
  84. Miscellaneous

  85. "Resolution of the discrepancy between the variation of the physical properties of Ce1−xYbxCo single crystals and thin films with Yb" S. Jang, B. White, I. Lum, H. Kim, M. Tanatar, W. Straszheim, R. Prozorov, T. Keiber, F. Bridges, L. Shu, R. Baumbach, M. Janoschek, M. B. Maple Phil. Mag. , 94, 4219 (2014) doi:10.1080/14786435.2014.976287 PDF
  86. "EXAFS evidence for a primary ZnLi dopant in LiNbO3". Frank Bridges, Jaime Castillo-Torres, Brad Car, Scott Medling and Michael Kozina. Physical Review B 85, 064107 (2012) PDF Journal
  87. "Local structure study of the off-center displacement of Ti and Zr across the morphotropic phase boundary of PbZr1-xTix O3 (x=0.40,0.47,0.49,0.55)". D. Cao, I.-K. Jeong, R. H. Heffner, Darling T, J.-K. Lee, F. Bridges, J.-S. Park, K.-S. Hong. Phys. Rev. B , 70, 224102/1-7 (2004). PDF
  88. "Optical properties and local structure of Cu(II) dopant in ZnSe nanoparticles". T. J. Norman Jr, D. Magana, F. Bridges, J. Z. Zhang. Mater. Res. Soc. Symposium Proceedings 776, 9-15 (2003). PDF
  89. "Local lattice disorder in the geometrically frustrated spin-glass pyrochlore Y2Mo2O 7".  C. H. Booth, J. S. Gardner, G. H. Kwei, R. H. Heffner, F. Bridges, and M. A. Subramanian   Phys. Rev. B 62 R755-8 (2000).  PDF
  90. "Microwave spectroscopy of the KCl:Li+ system: The Standard Model".  X. Wang and F. Bridges   Phys. Rev. B 46, 5122 (1992).  PDF
  91. "The Spectroscopy of Crystal Defects: a compendium of defect nomenclature".  F. Bridges, G. Davies, J. Robertson, and A.M. Stoneham   J. Phys. Cond. Mat. 2, 2875 (1990). PDF