Pitt | Swanson Engineering
Kumta, Prashant N
Bioengineering Department, Chem/Petroleum Engineering, Mechanical Engineering & Materials Science
Kumta, Prashant N
Edward R. Weidlein Chair Professor, Swanson School of Engineering and School of Dental Medicine
Faculty
Professor
Office: 815C Benedum Hall
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Postdoctoral Training in Materials Science and Engineering, University of Arizona, 1990

M.S. in Materials Science and Engineering, University of Arizona, 1987

B.Tech. in Metallurgical Engineering, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT), 1984

Engineering natural polymers and membrane architectures for

Innovative Processing of Nanostructured Ceramics, Metals, Semiconductors and Biomaterials, Structure-Property Relationships for Electronic, Electrochemical, Bone Tissue Engineering, and Plasmid Gene Delivery applications.

Nanostructured Catalysts and Supports for Water Electrolysis

Novel Biodegradable Metals for Craniofacial and Orthopedic Applications

Novel low temperature approaches to smart functionalized biofunctional bone cements and polymer-ceramic hybrid structures for craniofacial and orthopedic applications.

Novel low temperature physiologically compatible approaches to Bioceramic and Biologic Biomaterials for Bone Tissue Engineering, Gene Delivery, and Biomineralization.

Novel nano-structured materials for Li-ion Batteries, Direct Methanol Fuel Cells, Hydrogen Fuel Cells and Supercapacitors.

Novel Non-Oxide Sol-Gel Synthesis, Colloidal Processing, High-Energy Mechanical Milling, Mechanochemical Synthesis, Microstructure and properties of Novel Electronic and Electrochemically active Materials

Novel Synthesis and Characterization of Advanced Nano-structured Materials

Nanostructured materials; non-viral gene and protein delivery, energy storage systems, mineralized tissue engineering. 

(2012) Listed in Forbes India, top 18 Indian Scientists who are changing the world; http://forbesindia.com/article/innovation-special/18-indian-minds-who-are-doing-cutting-edge-work/32312/0.

(2011) Radio interview by The American Entrepreneur (TAE radio.com), Pittsburgh.

(2010) Board of Visitors' Faculty Award (2010) for the most accomplished faculty in the Swanson School of Engineering.

(2010) Fellow of the American Institute of Medical and Biological Engineers (AIMBE).

(2009) Fellow of the American Ceramic Society (ACerS).

(2009) Interviewed by the American Ceramic Society.

(2007) Edward R. Weidlein Chair Professor, University of Pittsburgh.

(2004) Interviewed by Anne Devlin on the Pittsburgh Community News Channel (PCNC) Anne Devlin TV show, related to Fuel Cell research.

(2003) Featured in the Science and Technology Edition of Pittsburgh Post-Gazette.

(2003) Listed in Marquis's WHOS's WHO in American Education.

(2001) Listed in Marquis's WHO's WHO in World.

(2000) Listed in Marquis's WHO's WHO in America.

(2000) Listed in Marquis's WHO's WHO in World, Millennium edition.

(1999) Listed in Marquis's WHO's WHO in America.

(1999) Listed in Marquis's WHO's WHO in Science and Engineering.

(1998) Listed in Marquis's WHO's WHO in Science and Engineering.

As the main principal PI of the NSF-NIRT award on Ink Jet Printing of Nanostructured Matrices for Non-Viral Gene Delivery, I was involved in coordinating the activities of four co-principal investigators, and more than a dozen graduate students as well as.

Interviewed by New York Times, June 11th regarding expert opinion on A123 Company investments in batteries and federal government strategies on energy storage.

Interviewed by Tanya Caruso for Fuel Cells related research in the "On Q" program on the Pittsburgh WQED TV channel related to Fuel Cells research.

Research Initiation Award from NSF, Grant for $ 90,000. Duration 3 years..

Served on several review panels for the National Science Foundation.

Served on the Biomaterials and Bio-interfaces Study Section for the NIH-NIBIB.

Summer Faculty Fellow, Award from AFOSR, to spend the summer of 1993 at Wright Patterson Air Force Base..

Chou, D.T., Hong, D., Saha, P., Ferrero, J., Lee, B., Tan, Z., Dong, Z., and Kumta, P., 2013, "In vitro and in vivo corrosion, biocompatibility, and mechanical properties of novel Mg-Y-Ca-Zr alloys," Acta Biomaterialia, Manuscript submitted for publication.

Datta, M.K., Kadakia, S., Velikokhatnyi, O.I., Jampani, P.H., Chung, S.J., Poston, J.A., Manivanna, A., and Kumta, P., In press, "High Performance Robust F-doped Tin Oxide Based Oxygen Evolution Electro-catalysts for PEM based Water Electrolysis," J. Materials Chemistry A.

Hong, D., Saha, P., Chou, D.T., Lee, B., Collins, B.E., Tan, Z., Dong, Z., and Kumta, P., 2013, "In vitro Degradation and Cytotoxicity Response of Mg-4%Zn-0.5%Zr Alloy as a Potential Biodegradable Material," Acta Biomaterialia, Manuscript submitted for publication.

Jampani, P.H., Hong, D.H., Kadakia, K., Epur, R., and Kumta, P., 2013, "CVD Derived Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotubes (VACNT) - Vanadium Oxide Nano-sphere Nano-composite Heterostructures: Novel High Energy Supercapacitors," Journal of Electrochemical Society, Manuscript submitted for publication.

Kadakia, K.S., Katta, M.K., Velikokhatnyi, O.I., Jampani, P.H., Park, S., Chung, S.J., Manivanna, A., Poston, J.A., and Kumta, P., 2013, "Highly Active Durable Platinum-Ruthenium Electrocatalyst for Fuel Cell Applications," Nature Materials, Manuscript submitted for publication.

Kunjukunju, S., Roy, A., Ramanathan, M., Lee, B., Candiello, J.E., and Kumta, P., 2013, "Layer by Layer Approach to Natural Polymer Derived Bioactive Coatings on Magnesium Alloys," Acta Biomaterialia, Manuscript submitted for publication.

Ostrowski, N., Lee, B., Enick, N., Carlson, B., Kunjukunju, S., Roy, A., and Kumta, P., 2013, "Corrosion Protection and Improved Cytocompatibility of Biodegradable Polymeric Layer-by-Layer Coatings on AZ31 Magnesium Alloys," Acta Biomaterialia, Manuscript submitted for publication.

Pal, S., Damle, S.S., Patel, S.H., Datta, M.K., Kumta, P., and Maiti, S., 2013, "Modeling the Delamination of Amorphous- Silicon Thin Film Anode for Lithium-Ion Battery," J. Power Sources (under review), Manuscript submitted for publication.

Perkins, J., Xu, Z., Roy, Z., Kumta, P., Waterman, J., Conklin, D., and Desai, S., 2013, "Direct Writing of Polymeric Coatings to Control the Corrosion Behavior of Biodegradable Magnesium Alloy for Biomedical Applications," Acta Biomaterialia, Manuscript submitted for publication.

Singh, S.S., Roy, A., Lee, B.E., Ohodnicki, J., Longhmanian, A., Banerjee, I., and Kumta, P., 2013, "An Evaluation of Strontium-Doped Calcium Phosphate Coatings on AZ31," Acta Biomaterialia, Manuscript submitted for publication.

Candiello, J., Singh, S.S., Kumta, P., and Banerjee, I., In press, "Mouse Embryonic Stem Cell Sensitivity to Mechanically Compliant Alginate Substrates: A Potentially Promising Platform for Endoderm Leaning Differentiation," J. Biological Engineering.

Sfeir, C., Lee, D.H., Li, J., Zhang, X., Boskey, A.L., and Kumta, P., 2011, "Phosphophoryn Induces Mineral Deposition in Both Mineralizing and Non-Mineralizing Cells," To appear in J. Bone Biology and Chemistry.

Kim, J.Y., Kumta, P., and Hasselman, D.P., 2010, "Effects of Microstructure on the Thermal and Dielectric Properties of 3-D Interconnected Porous AlN composites," Materials Science and Engineering B, Manuscript submitted for publication.

Lee, P., Maruca, L., Lee, D.H., Ko, P., Boland, T., Kumta, P., and Sfeir, C., 2010, "Inkjet Printing of Nano-structured Calcium Phosphates (NanoCaPs) for Controlled Non-Viral Gene Delivery," Acta Biomaterialia, Manuscript submitted for publication.

Kumta, P., In press, "Ceramic Biomaterials," Contribution to Biomaterials, First Edition.

Roy, S., and Kumta, P., 2004, "Chemical Synthesis and Electrochemical Characterization of Nanocrystalline Cobalt Ferrite Spinel," Materials Science and Engineering B, Manuscript submitted for publication.

Boduch, K.A., Chapman, T., Marra, K.G., Petricca, K.G., and Kumta, P., In press, "Synthesis of Novel Polymer/Ceramic Composites as Potential Bone Substitutes," Proc. Am. Chem. Soc., Div. Polym. Chem..

Landa, A.I., Chang, C.C., Kumta, P., Vitos, L., and Abrikosov, I.A., In press, "Investigation of Phase Stability in Li(Mn100-xCox)O2 Oxides: An Ab Initio Study," Electrochemical Society, 100th Centennial Meeting of the ECS.

Kim, I.S., Kumta, P., and Blomgren, G.E., In press, "Nanostructured Silicon Based Composites: New Anode Materials for Li-Ion Batteries," Workshop on Interfaces, Phenomena, and Nanostructures in Lithium Batteries, R. Klinger, and A.R. Landgrebe, eds..

Yao, S.C., Amon, C.H., Gabriel, K., Kumta, P., Murthy, J.Y., Wu, C.F., Hsieh, C.C., Boyalakuntla, D., Narumanchi, S.V., and Rebello, K., In press, "MEMS Enabled Micro Spray Cooling System for Thermal Control of Electronic Chips," IMECE.

In press.

Pal, S., Damle, S., Patel, S., Datta, M.K., Kumta, P., and Maiti, S., "Micromechanisms of Capacity Fade in Silicon Anode for Lithium-Ion Batteries," To appear in Electrochemical Society Fall Meeting.

Chou, D.T., Wells, D., Hong, D., Lee, B., Uhn, H., and Kumta, P., 2013, "Novel Processing of Iron-Manganese Alloy Based Biomaterials by inkjet 3D printing," Acta Biomaterialia.

Datta, M., Epur, R., Saha, P., Kadakia, K., Park, S.K., and Kumta, P., 2013, "Tin and Graphite based Nanocomposites: Potential Anode for Sodium Ion Batteries," J. Power Sources, vol.225, pp. 316-322.

Kadakia, K., Datta, M.K., Jampani, P.H., Park, S.K., and Kumta, P., 2013, "Novel F-doped IrO2 Oxygen Evolution Electrocatalyst for PEM based Water Electrolysis," J. Power Sources, vol.222, pp. 313-317.

Epur, R., Datta, M.K., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Nanoscale Engineered Electrochemically Active Silicon-CNT Heterostructures - Novel Anodes for Li-ion Application," Electrochimica Acta, vol.85, pp. 680-684.

Epur, R., Ramanthan, M., Beck, F.R., Manivannan, A., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Electrodeposition of Amorphous Silicon Anode for Lithium Ion Batteries," Materials Science and Engineering B, vol.177, pp. 1151-1156.

Jaramillo, M., Singh, S.S., Velankar, S., Kumta, P., and Banerjee, I., 2012, "Inducing Endoderm Differentiation by Modulating Mechanical Properties of Soft Substrates," Journal of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, doi: 10.1002/term.1602.

Kadakia, K., Datta, M.K., Velikokhatnyi, O.I., Jampani, P., Park, S.K., Saha, P., Poston, J.A., Manivannan, A., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Novel (Ir,Sn,Nb)O2 anode electrocatalysts with reduced noble metal content for PEM based water electrolysis," International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, vol.37, pp. 3001-3013.

Lee, D.H., Upadhye, K., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Review: Nano-Sized Calcium Phosphate (CaP) Carriers and Polymer-CaP Hybrid Systems for Non-Viral Gene Delivery," Materials Science and Engineering B, vol.177, pp. 289-302.

Ostrowksi, N.J., Lee, B., Roy, A., Ramanathan, M., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Biodegradable poly(lactide-co-glycolide) coatings on Magnesium alloys for orthopedic applications," J. Mater Sci: Mater Med, DOI 10.1007/s/10856-012-4773-5.

Velikokhatnyi, O., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Exploring Calcium Tantalates and Niobates as Prospective Catalyst Supports for Water Electrolysis," J. Power Sources, vol.202, pp. 190-199.

Velikokhatnyi, O.I., Kadakia, K., Park, S.K., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Theoretical Study of Magnesium and Zinc Tantalates and Niobates as Prospective Catalyst Supports for Water Electrolysis," J. Electrochemical Society, vol.159, no.10, F1-F10.

Kumta, P., Manivannan, A., Narayanan, S.R., and Smart, M., 2011, "'Batteries and Energy Technology'," in (General) - 219th ECS Meeting, Proceedings of the papers presented at the 219th Electrochemical Society Meeting.

Athipalli, G., Epur, R., Kumta, P., Allen, B.L., Tang, Y., Star, A., and Gray, J.L., 2011, "The effect of temperature on the growth of carbon nanotubes on copper foil using a nickel thin film as catalyst," Thin Solid Films, vol.519, pp. 5371-5375.

Atthipalli, G., Epur, R., Kumta, P., Yang, M., Lee, J.K., and Gray, J., 2011, "Nickel Catalyst-Assisted Vertical Growth of Dense Carbon Nanotube Forests on Bulk Copper," J Physical Chemistry C, vol.115, pp. 3534-3538.

Choi, D., and Kumta, P., 2011, "Synthesis and Characterization of Nanostructured Niobium and Molybdenum Nitrides by a Two-step Transition Metal Halide Approach," J. American Ceramic Society, vol.94, no.8, pp. 2371-2378.

Chung, S.J., Roy, A., Hong, R., Leonard, J.P., and Kumta, P., 2011, "Microstructure of Mg-Zn-Ca thin film derived by pulsed laser deposition," Materials Science and Engineering B, vol.176, pp. 1690-1694.

Datta, M.K., Chou, D.T., Hong, D., Saha, P., Chung, S.J., Lee, B., Sirinterlikci, A., Ramanathan, M., Roy, A., and Kumta, P., 2011, "Structure and Thermal Stability of Biodegradable Mg-Zn-Ca based Amorphous Alloys Synthesized by Mechanical Alloying," Materials Science and Engineering B, vol.176, pp. 1637-1643.

Datta, M.K., Maranchi, J., Jae, S., Epur, R., Kadakia, K., Jampani, P., and Kumta, P., 2011, "Amorphous Silicon-Carbon based thin film Anode Materials for Lithium Ion Batteries," Electrochimica Acta, vol.56, pp. 4717-4723.

Olton, D., Close, J., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2011, "Intracellular Trafficking Pathways Involved in the Gene Transfer of Nanostructured Calcium Phosphate-DNA Particles," Biomaterials, vol.32, pp. 7662-7670.

Roy, A., Singh, S., Datta, M.K., Lee, B., Ohodnicki, J., and Kumta, P., 2011, "Novel Sol-Gel Derived Calcium phosphate Coatings on Mg4Y Alloy," Materials Science and Engineering B, vol.176, pp. 1679-1689.

Sangeetha, K., Roy, A., Singh, S., Lee, B., and Kumta, P., 2011, "Novel Alginate Based Coatings for Mg Alloys," Materials Science and Engineering B, vol.176, pp. 1703-1710.

Singh, S.S., Roy, A., Lee, B., and Kumta, P., 2011, "Aqueous Deposition of Calcium Phosphates and Silicate Substituted Calcium Phosphates on Magnesium Alloys," Materials Science and Engineering B, vol.176, pp. 1695-1702.

Velikokhatnyi, O., and Kumta, P., 2011, "Ab-initio Study of Fluorine-doped Tin Dioxide: A Prospective Catalyst Support for Water Electrolysis," Physica B, vol.406, pp. 471-477.

Wang, W., Epur, R., and Kumta, P., 2011, "Vertically Aligned Silicon/Carbon Nanotube (VASCNT) Arrays: Hierarchical Anodes for Lithium-ion Battery," Electrochemistry Communications, vol.13, pp. 429-432.

Wu, K., Dogan, Ö.N., Velikokhatnyi, O.I., and Kumta, P., 2011, "A CALPHAD Study on the Thermodynamic Stability of Calcium-, Zinc-, and Yttrium-Doped Magnesium in Aqueous Environments," Materials Science and Engineering B, vol.176, pp. 1727-1732.

Alyousef, Y.M., Datta, M.K., Yao, S.C., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Sol-Gel synthesis of Pt-Ru-Os-Ir based anode electro-catalysts for direct methanol fuel cells," Journal of Alloys and Compounds, vol.506, pp. 698-702.

Costello, B.J., Shah, G., Kumta, P., and Sfeir, C., 2010, "Regenerative Medicine for Craniomaxillofacial Surgery," Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery Clinics of North America, vol.22, no.1, pp. 33-43.

Ko, H.F., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Novel Synthesis Strategies for Natural Polymer and Composite Biomaterials as Potential Scaffolds for Tissue Engineering," Advanced Processing of Biomaterials, Philosophical Transactions A, vol.368, pp. 1981-1997.

Lee, D., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Chemical Synthesis and Characterization of Magnesium Substituted Amorphous Calcium Phosphate (Mg-ACP)," Materials Science and Engineering C, vol.30, pp. 1313-1317.

Lee, D.H., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Chemical synthesis and stabilization of Magnesium substituted Brushite," Materials Science and Engineering C, no.C30, pp. 934-943.

Velikokhatnyi, O.I., and Kumta, P., 2010, "First-principles studies on alloying and simplified thermodynamic aqueous chemical stability of calcium-, zinc-, aluminum-, yttrium- and iron-doped magnesium alloys," Acta Biomaterialia, vol.6, pp. 1698-1704.

Wang, W., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Nanostructured Hybrid Silicon/Carbon Nanotube Heterostructures: Reversible High-Capacity Lithium-Ion Anodes," ACS-Nano, vol.4, no.4, pp. 2233-2241.

Alyousef, Y.M., Datta, M.K., Yao, S.C., and Kumta, P., 2009, "Complexed sol-gel synthesis of improved Pt-Ru-Os based anode electro-catalysts for direct methanol fuel cells," J. Physics and Chemistry of Solids, vol.70, pp. 1019-1023.

Datta, M.K., and Kumta, P., 2009, "In-Situ Electrochemical Synthesis of Lithiated Silicon-Carbon based Composite Anode Materials for Lithium Ion Batteries," J. Power Sources, vol.194, pp. 1043-1052.

Lee, D., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2009, "Novel In situ synthesis and characterization of nanostructured magnesium substituted ¿-tricalcium phosphate ¿-TCMP," Materials Science and Engineering C, vol.29, pp. 69-77.

Nanda, J., Datta, M.K., Remillard, J.T., O'Neill, A., and Kumta, P., 2009, "In situ Raman microscopy during discharge of a high capacity silicon-carbon composite Li-ion battery negative electrode," Electrochemistry Communications, vol.11, pp. 235-237.

Teki, R., Datta, M.K., Krishnan, R., Parker, T.C., Lu, T.M., Kumta, P., and Koratkar, N., 2009, "Nanostructured Silicon Anodes for Lithium Ion Rechargeable Batteries," Small, vol.5, no.20, pp. 2236-2242.

Velikokhatnyi, O.I., and Kumta, P., 2009, "Exploring Tin Tantalates and Niobates as Prospective Catalyst Supports for Water Electrolysis," Physica B: Physics of Condensed Matter, vol.404, no.12-12.

Yum, Y., Dong, Z., Yang, D., Schulz, M.J., Shanov, V.N., Yarmolenko, S., Xu, Z., Kumta, P., and Sfeir, C., 2009, "Biodegradable Mg corrosion and osteoblast cell culture studies," Materials Science and Engineering C, vol.29, pp. 1814-1821.

Li, J., Olton, D., Lee, D., Kumta, P., and Sfeir, C., 2008, "Cell Derived Hierarchical Assembly of a Novel Phosphophoryn-Based Biomaterial," Cell Tissues Organs, DOI:10.1159/000158571.

Choi, D., and Kumta, P., 2007, "Mechanochemical Synthesis and Characterization of Nanostructured ¿-Tri-calcium phosphate (TCP)," Materials Science and Engineering C, vol.27, pp. 377-381.

Choi, D., and Kumta, P., 2007, "Surfactant Based Sol-Gel Approach to Nanostructured LiFePO4 for High Rate Li-ion Batteries," J. Power Sources, vol.163, pp. 1064-1069.

Choi, D., and Kumta, P., 2007, "Synthesis, Structure and Electrochemical Characterization of Nanocrystalline Tantalum and Tungsten Nitrides," J. American Ceramic Society, vol.90, no.10, pp. 3113-3120.

Datta, M.K., and Kumta, P., 2007, "Silicon, Graphite and Resin based Hard Carbon Nanocomposite Anodes for Lithium Ion Batteries," J. Power Sources, vol.165, pp. 368-378.

Ko, H., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2007, "In situ synthesis and characterization of porous polymer-ceramic composites as scaffolds for gene delivery," Materials Science and Engineering C, vol.27, pp. 479-483.

Olton, D., Li, J., Wilson, M.E., Rogers, T., Close, J., Huang, L., Kumta, P., and Sfeir, C., 2007, "Nanostructured Calcium Phosphates (NanoCaPs) for Non-Viral Gene Delivery: Influence of the Synthesis Parameters on Transfection Efficiency," Biomaterials, vol.28, pp. 1267-1279.

Rock, N., and Kumta, P., 2007, "Synthesis and Characterization of Electrochemically Active Graphite-Silicon-Tin Composite Anodes for Li-ion Applications," J. Power Sources, vol.164, pp. 829-838.

Velikokhatnyi, O., and Kumta, P., 2007, "Energetics of the lithium-magnesium imide - magnesium amide and lithium hydride reaction for hydrogen storage: An ab-initio study," Materials Science and Engineering B, vol.140, pp. 114-122.

Wang, W., and Kumta, P., 2007, "Reversible High Capacity Nanocomposite Anodes of Si/C/SWNTs for Rechargeable Li-Ion Batteries," J. Power Sources, vol.172, pp. 650-658.

Wang, W., Datta, M.K., and Kumta, P., 2007, "Silicon based Composite Anodes for Li-Ion Rechargeable Batteries," J. Materials Chemistry, vol.17, pp. 1-10.

Choi, D., and Kumta, P., 2006, "An Alternative Chemical Route for the Synthesis and Thermal Stability of Chemically Enriched Hydroxyapatite," J. American Ceramic Society, vol.89, no.2, pp. 444-449.

Choi, D., and Kumta, P., 2006, "Nanocrystalline TiN Derived by a Two-Step Halide Approach for Electrochemical Capacitors," J. Electrochemical Society, A2298-A2303.

Choi, D., Blomgren, G.E., and Kumta, P., 2006, "Fast and Reversible Surface Redox Reaction in Nanocrystalline Vanadium Nitride Supercapacitors," Advanced Materials (Featured on the Cover), vol.18, pp. 1178-1182.

Datta, M., and Kumta, P., 2006, "Silicon and carbon based composite anodes for lithium ion batteries," J. of Power Sources, vol.158, pp. 557-563.

Datta, M., Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 2006, "Novel Sol-gel Synthesis and Characterization of High-Surface-Area Pt-Ru Catalysts as Anodes for Direct Methanol Fuel Cells," 107th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, F. Dogan, and P. Kumta, eds., American Ceramic Society, pp. 165-172, Baltimore, Maryland.

Maranchi, J.P., Hepp, A.F., Evans, A.G., Nuhfer, T., and Kumta, P., 2006, "Interfacial properties of the a-Si/Cu : active-inactive thin film anode system for lithium-ion batteries," J. Electrochemical Society, vol.153, no.6, A1246-A1253.

Petricca, S., Marra, K.G., and Kumta, P., 2006, "Chemical synthesis of poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid)/hydroxyapatite composites for orthopaedic applications," Acta Biomaterialia, vol.2, pp. 277-286.

Velikokhatnyi, O.I., Choi, D., and Kumta, P., 2006, "Effect of Boron on the stability of monoclinic NaMnO2: Theoretical and Experimental Studies," Materials Science and Engineering B, vol.128, pp. 115-124.

Kumta, P., Sfeir, C., Lee, D., Olton, D., and Choi, D., 2005, "Nanostructured calcium phosphates for biomedical applications: novel synthesis and characterization," Acta Biomaterialia, vol.1, pp. 65-83.

Chan, A.W., Kumta, P., Manthiram, A., and Sundaram, S.K., 2005, "'Developments in Solid Oxide Fuel Cells and Lithium Ion Batteries', Volumer161," in Proceedings of the papers presented at the 106th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society.

Chang, C.C., and Kumta, P., 2005, "Mechanochemical Synthesis of LiNiO2," Materials Science and Engineering B, vol.116, pp. 341-345.

Choi, D., and Kumta, P., 2005, "Chemically Synthesized VN for Pseudocapacitor Application," Electrochemical and Solid-State Letters, vol.8, no.8, A418-A422.

Choi, D., and Kumta, P., 2005, "Synthesis of Nanostructured TiN Using a Two-Step Transition Metal Halide Approach," J. American Ceramic Society, vol.88, no.8, pp. 2030-2035.

Dogan, F., and Kumta, P., 2005, "'Advances in Electronic and Electrochemical Ceramics', Volume 179," in Proceedings of the papers presented at the 107th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society.

Kim, I.S., Kumta, P., and Blomgren, G.E., 2005, "Chemically Derived Nano-encapsulated Tin-Carbon Composite Anodes for Li-ion Batteries," 106th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, S.W. Chan, P. Kumta, A. Manthiram, and S.K. Sundaram, eds., American Ceramic Society, Indianapolis.

Maranchi, J.P., Hepp, A.F., and Kumta, P., 2005, "LiCoO2 and SnO2 thin film electrodes for lithium-ion battery applications," Materials Science and Engineering B, vol.116, pp. 327-340.

Maranchi, J.P., Velikokhatnyi, O., Datta, M.K., Kim, I.S., and Kumta, P., 2005, "Electrochemically Active Materials: A Review of the State-of-the-Art," Chemical synthesis of Ceramics, pp. 667-711.

Patel, P., Kim, I., and Kumta, P., 2005, "Nanocomposites of silicon/titanium carbide synthesized using high-energy mechanical milling for use as anodes in lithium-ion batteries," Materials Science and Engineering B, vol.116, pp. 347-352.

Boduch-Lee, K.A., Chapman, T., Petricca, S.E., Marra, K.G., and Kumta, P., 2004, "Design and Synthesis of Hydroxyapatite Composites Containing an mPEG-Dendritic Poly(L-lysine) Star Polycaprolactone," Macromolecules, vol.37, pp. 8959-8966.

Chang, C.C., Velikokhatnyi, O., and Kumta, P., 2004, "Effect of Magnesium Substitution in Lithium Nickel Oxide: An Ab-initio Study," J. Electrochemical Society, vol.151, no.12, J91-J94.

Choi, D., Marra, K., and Kumta, P., 2004, "In-Situ Chemical Synthesis of Hydroxyapatite/Poly(¿-caprolactone) Composites," Materials Research Bulletin, vol.39, pp. 417-432.

Datta, M., Kim, I.S., and Kumta, P., 2004, "Si/C/PAN and Sn/C Nanocomposite Anodes for Lithium-Ion Batteries," Second International Energy Conversion Engineering Conference, Providence, Rhode Island.

Kim, I.S., and Kumta, P., 2004, "High Capacity Si/C Nanocomposite Anodes for Li-ion Batteries," J. of Power Sources, vol.136, pp. 145-149.

Kim, I.S., and Kumta, P., 2004, "Sol-gel Synthesis and Characterization of Nanostructured Hydroxyapatite Powder," Materials Science and Engineering B, vol.111, pp. 232-236.

Kim, I.S., Blomgren, G.E., and Kumta, P., 2004, "Si/SiC Nanocomposite Anodes Synthesized using High-energy Mechanical Milling," J. of Power Sources, vol.130, pp. 275-280.

Kim, I.S., Blomgren, G.E., and Kumta, P., 2004, "Sn/C Composite Anodes for Li-ion Batteries," Electrochemical and Solid-State Letters, vol.7, no.3, A44-A48.

Maranchi, J.P., Kumta, P., and Hepp, A.F., 2004, "Amorphous Silicon Thin Film Anodes for Lithium-Ion Batteries," 105th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Indianapolis.

Maranchi, J.P., Hepp, A.F., and Kumta, P., 2004, "Morphological Changes in Amorphous Silicon Thin Film Anodes During Electrochemical Cycling," Second International Energy Conversion Engineering Conference, Providence, Rhode Island.

Narayan, R.J., Kumta, P., Sfeir, C., Lee, D.H., Olton, D., and Choi, D., 2004, "Nanostructured Ceramics in Medical Devices: Applications and Prospects," Journal of Metals, pp. 38-43.

Patel, P., Kim, I.S., Maranchi, J., and Kumta, P., 2004, "Pyrolysis of an alkyltin/polymer Mixture to form a tin/carbon Composite for Use as an Anode in lithium-ion batteries," J. of Power Sources, vol.135, pp. 273-280.

Patel, P., Roy, S., Kim, I.S., and Kumta, P., 2004, "Synthesis and Characterization of Tin and Antimony based Composites Derived by Mechanochemical in situ Reduction of Oxides," Materials Science and Engineering B, vol.111, pp. 237-241.

Velikokhatnyi, O., Chang, C.C., and Kumta, P., 2004, "Ab-Initio Calculations and Structural Stability of Boron Doped Sodium Manganese Oxide," J. Electrochemical Society, vol.151, no.1, J8-J13.

Beadic, S.M., Calvert, J.W., Marra, K., Kumta, P., Campbell, P., Mitchell, R., Wigginton, W., Hollinger, J.O., Weiss, L., and Mooney, M.P., 2003, "Healing of Rabbit Calvarial Defects Using Caprotite Scaffolds Seeded With Autologous Bone Marrow Stromal Cells," J of Dental Research, vol.82, no.2, pp. 131-135.

Kim, I.S., and Kumta, P., 2003, "Hydrazide Sol-Gel Process: A novel approach, for synthesizing nanostructured Titanium Nitride," Mat. Sci. and Eng. B, vol.98, no.2, pp. 123-134.

Kim, I.S., and Kumta, P., 2003, "Hydrazide Sol-Gel Synthesis of Titanium Nitride: Precursor Synthesis and Structure," J. Materials Chemistry, vol.13, pp. 2028-2035.

Kim, I.S., Blomgren, G.E., and Kumta, P., 2003, "Chemically Derived Tin/Carbon Composite Anodes for Li-ion Batteries," 204th Electrochemical Society Symposium, Orlando, Florida.

Kim, I.S., Blomgren, G.E., and Kumta, P., 2003, "Nanostructured Si/TiB2 Composite Anodes for Li-Ion Batteries," Electrochemical and Solid-State Letters, vol.6, no.8, A157-A161.

Kim, J.Y., Narayanan, S., Waldez, T., and Kumta, P., 2003, "Sol-Gel Synthesis of High Surface Area Pt-Ru Electrocatalysts for Direct Methanol Fuel Cells," J. Electrochemical Society, vol.150, no.11, A1421-A1431.

Maranchi, J., Hepp, A.F., and Kumta, P., 2003, "High Capacity Reversible Thin Film Silicon Anodes for Lithium-Ion Batteries," Electrochemical and Solid-State Letters, vol.6, no.9, A198-A201.

Maranchi, J.P., Kim, I.S., Hepp, A.F., and Kumta, P., 2003, "Nanostructured Electrochemically Active Materials: Opportunities for Aerospace Power Applications," First International Energy Conversion Engineering Conference, Renaissance Portsmouth, Portsmouth, Virginia.

Velikokhatnyi, O., Chang, C.C., and Kumta, P., 2003, "Ab Initio Calculations of Phase Stability in NaMnO2," 204th Electrochemical Society Symposium, Orlando, Florida.

Velikokhatnyi, O., Chang, C.C., and Kumta, P., 2003, "Electronic Structure and Stability of NaMnO2," J. Electrochemical Society, vol.150, no.9, A1262-A1266.

Weil, K.S., Kumta, P., and Grin, J., 2003, "Exploration of Cation Substitution in the Layered Compound CrWN2," Materials Research Society, pp. 283-288.

Weil, S.K., and Kumta, P., 2003, "Use of Complexed Ammonia Precursors in Synthesizing Layered Nitride Compounds," Ceramics, Glasses and Composites VII, Ceramics Transaction, N.P. Bansal, and J.P. Singh, eds., pp. 3-14.

Ceder, G., Kumta, P., Manthiram, A., and Sundaram, S.K., 2002, "'Materials for Electrochemical Energy Conversion and Storage', Vol. 127," in Proceedings of the 102nd Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Ceramics Transaction.

Chang, C.C., Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 2002, "Implications of Reaction Mechanism and Kinetics on the Synthesis of Stoichiometric LiNiO¬2," J. Electrochemical Society, vol.149, no.3, A331-A338.

Chang, C.C., Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 2002, "Influence of Crystallite Size on the Electrochemical Property of Chemically Synthesized LiNiO2," J. Electrochemical Society, vol.149, no.9, A1114-A1120.

Kim, I.S., Kumta, P., and Blomgren, G.E., 2002, "New Nanostructured Silicon and Titanium Nitride Composite Anodes for Li-Ion Batteries," 103rd Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, G. Ceder, P. Kumta, A. Manthiram, and S.K. Sundaram, eds., pp. 19-25, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Kim, I.S., Kumta, P., and Blomgren, G.E., 2002, "Si/TiN Nanocomposite Anodes by High-Energy Mechanical Milling," 102nd Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, G. Ceder, P. Kumta, A. Manthiram, and S.K. Sundaram, eds., pp. 35-43, St. Louis, Missouri.

Landa, A.I., Chang, C.C., Kumta, P., Vitos, L., and Abrikosov, I.A., 2002, "Phase Stability of Li(Mn100-xCox)O2 (x = 0, 10) Oxides: an Ab Initio Study," Solid-State Ionics, vol.149, no.3-4, pp. 209-215.

Raffaelle, R.P., Gennett, T., Maranchi, J., Kumta, P., Hepp, A.F., Heben, M.J., Dillon, A.C., and Jones, K.C., 2002, "Carbon nanotube anodes for lithium ion batteries," Materials Research Society Symposium, pp. 343-349.

Sundaram, S.K., Manthiram, A., Kumta, P., and Ceder, G., 2002, "Reaction Kinetics and Mechanism of Formation of LiNiO2 From Particulate Sol-Gel (PSG) Derived Precursors," 102nd Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, C.C. Chang, J.Y. Kim, P. Kumta, and Z.G. Yang, eds., pp. 19-25, St.Louis, Missouri.

Kumta, P., 2001, "Synthesis of Oxide and Non-Oxide Ceramics," Encyclopedia of Materials: Science and Technology, pp. 6586-6592.

Chang, C.C., Wang, C., and Kumta, P., 2001, "Chemical Synthesis and Characterization of Lithium Orthosilicate (Li¬4SiO4)," J. Materials and Design, vol.22, pp. 617-623.

Landa, A.I., Chang, C.C., Kumta, P., Köpe, B.M., Vitos, L., Ahuja, R., and Abrikosov, I.A., 2001, "First Principles Simulations of Phase Stability in Stoichiometric and Doped LiMnO2," Spring MRS meeting, V.V. Bulatov, F. Cleri, L. Colombo, L.J. Lewis, and N. Mousseau, eds., AA4.16.1-AA4.16.6, San Francisco.

Murthy, J.Y., Amon, C.H., Gabriel, K., Kumta, P., Yao, S.C., Boyalakuntla, D., Hsieh, C.C., Jain, A., Narumanchi, S.V., Rebello, K., and Wu, C.F., 2001, "MEMS-based Thermal Management of Electronics Using Spray Impingement," pp. 733-744.

Raffaelle, R.P., Underwood, J., Maranchi, J., Kumta, P., Scheiman, D., Jenkins, P., Smith, M.A., Wilt, D.M., Button, R.M., Hepp, A.F., Khan, O.P., Harris, J., Maurer, W.F., and Clark, C.R., 2001, "Integrated Microelectronic Power Supply (IMPS)," Intersociety Energy Conversion Engineering Conference, pp. 239-242.

Weil, K.S., and Kumta, P., 2001, "Synthesis of Transition Metal Nitride Powders and Coatings Using Alkanolamine Chelated Precursors," J. Materials and Design, vol.22, pp. 605-615.

Calvert, J.W., Marra, K.G., Weiss, L.E., Cook, L.A., Kumta, P., and DiMilla, P.A., 2000, "Characterization of Osteoblast-like Behavior of Cultured Bone Marrow Stromal Cells on Various Polymer Surfaces," J. Biomed. Mat. Res., vol.52, pp. 279-284.

Chang, C.C., Kim, J.Y., Kumta, P., and Rakhimov, R., 2000, "Pure Nickel Based Super Cation Overoxidation Materials (SCOM): An Excellent Candidate for Next Generation Lithium-Ion Batteries," 101st Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Y.M. Chiang, P. Kumta, A. Manthiram, and S.K. Sundaram, eds., pp. 307-318, Indianapolis.

Chang, C.C., Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 2000, "Divalent Cation Substituted Li(1+x)MNxO2(1+x) (M=Ni0.75Co0.25, N=Mg): Viable Cathode Materials for Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Batteries," J. of Power Sources, vol.89, pp. 56-63.

Chang, C.C., Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 2000, "Super Cation Overoxidation Material (SCOM): A New Family of Cathode Materials for Next Generation Lithium-Ion Battery Applications," 101st Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Y.M. Chiang, P. Kumta, A. Manthiram, and S.K. Sundaram, eds., pp. 287-296, Indianapolis.

Chang, C.C., Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 2000, "Synthesis and electrochemical Characterization of Divalent Cation-Incorporated Lithium Nickel Oxide," J. Electrochemical Society, vol.147, no.5, pp. 1722-1729.

Chiang, Y.M., Kumta, P., Manthiram, A., and Sundaram, S.K., 2000, "'Processing and Characterization of Electrochemical Materials and Devices', Vol. 109," in Proceedings of the 1999 Annual Meeting of the 101st Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Ceramics Transaction.

Kim, I.S., Kumta, P., and Blomgren, G.E., 2000, "Si/TiN Nanocomposites: New Anode Materials for Li-ion Batteries," Electrochemical and Solid-State Letters, vol.3, no.11, pp. 493-496.

Kim, J.Y., Kumta, P., Phillips, B.L., and Risbud, S.H., 2000, "A Versatile Chemical Strategy for Ultrafine AlN and Al-O-N Powders," J. Physical Chemistry B, vol.104, pp. 7895-7907.

Kim, J.Y., Chang, K., and Kumta, P., 2000, "Chemically induced reduction: A viable process for synthesizing ¿-TiAl based Intermetallic Matrix composite powders Containing Nanocrystalline TiC," Met. Trans. B, vol.31, pp. 151-159.

Kim, J.Y., King, D., Kumta, P., and Blomgren, G.E., 2000, "'Chemical Synthesis and Electrochemical Characterization of Tin Oxide Based Composites," J. Electrochemical Society, vol.147, no.12, pp. 4411-4420.

Kumta, P., Kim, J.Y., and Sriram, M.A., 1999, "Application of Sol-Gel Concepts for the Synthesis of Non-Oxide Ceramics," 100th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, N.P. Bansal, and J.P. Singh, eds., pp. 163-183, Cincinnati.

Marra, K.G., Kumta, P., DiMilla, P.A., Weiss, L.E., Szem, J.W., Campbell, P.G., and Mooney, M.P., 1999, "Transactions, Volume 94," Fall 1998 meeting of the Materials Research Society, M. Marcolongo, T. Neenan, and R.F. Valentini, eds., pp. 155-160, Boston.

Marra, K.G., Szem, J.W., Kumta, P., DiMilla, P.A., and Weiss, L.E., 1999, "In Vitro Analysis of Biodegradable Polymer Blend/Hydroxyapatite Composite Scaffolds for Bone Tissue Engineering," J. Biomedical Materials Research, vol.47, pp. 324-335.

Weil, K.S., Kumta, P., and Grins, J., 1999, "Revisiting a Rare Intermetallic Ternary Nitride, Ni2Mo3N: Crystal Structure and Property Measurements," J. Solid State Chemistry, vol.146, pp. 22-35.

Weil, K.S., Kumta, P., and Grins, J., 1999, "Structural Characterization of New Ternary Transition Metal Nitrides Synthesized by the Ammonolyis of Complexed Metalloorganic Precursors," Ceramic '97 Symposium, S.I. Hirano, F.F. Lange, and G.L. Messing, eds., pp. 83-90, University of California, Santa Barbara.

Weil, K.S., Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 1999, "Synthesis of nanoscale titanium nitride-tungsten nitride alloy powders using a novel complexed precursor," Materials Letters, vol.39, pp. 292-297.

Kumta, P., 1998, "Material Challenges in Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Batteries and Direct Methanol Fuel Cells," MRS Bulletin, vol.23, no.5, pp. 4-6.

Kumta, P., and Kim, J.Y., 1998, "Low Dielectric Constant Glasses and Glass-Ceramics for Electronic Packaging," Low and High Dielectric Constant Materials and their Applications, Academic Press, H.S. Nalwa, ed..

Kumta, P., Gallet, D., Waghray, A., Blomgren, G., and Setter, M., 1998, "An Aqueous Chemical Process for the Synthesis of Lithium Cobalt Oxide Powders for Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Batteries," J. Power sources, vol.72, pp. 91-98.

Chang, C.C., and Kumta, P., 1998, "Particulate sol-Gel Synthesis and Electrochemical Characterization of LiMO2 (M = Ni, Ni0.75Co0.25) Powders," J. Power Sources, vol.75, pp. 44-55.

Chang, C.C., Scarr, N., and Kumta, P., 1998, "Synthesis and Electrochemical Characterization of LiMO2 (M = Ni, Ni0.75Co0.25) for Rechargeable Lithium Ion Batteries," Solid State Ionics, vol.112, pp. 329-344.

Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 1998, "3-D Interconnected Porous AlN Composite: A Viable Substrate for Electronic Packaging," IEEE National Aerospace and electronics conference (NAECON), pp. 656-665, Dayton, Ohio.

Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 1998, "A Novel Reductive Nitrogenation Approach for Synthesizing Aluminum Nitride Powders," Materials Letters, vol.34, pp. 188-195.

Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 1998, "A Sol-Gel Based Approach for Synthesizing Powders in the Al-O-N System," National Science Foundation Grantees Conference, pp. 743-744, Monterrey, Mexico.

Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 1998, "Modified Sol-Gel Based Approaches for Synthesizing Borophosphosilicate Glasses and Glass-Ceramics," J. Physical Chemistry, vol.102, no.30, pp. 5744-5753.

Kim, J.Y., Sriram, M.A., Kumta, P., Phillips, B., and Risbud, S.H., 1998, "A Flexible Sol-Gel Based Approach for Synthesizing Powders in the Al-O-N System," 99th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, N.P. Bansal, K.V. Logan, and J.P. Singh, eds., pp. 167-179, Cincinnati.

Kostov, S., Wang, Y., DenBoer, M.L., Greenbaum, S., Chang, C.C., and Kumta, P., 1998, "X-ray Absorption and NMR Studies of LiNiCoO2 Cathodes Prepared by a Particulate Sol-Gel Process," Fall 1997 Meeting of the Materials Research Society, D.H. Doughty, D.S. Ginley, B. Scrosati, T. Takamura, and Z. Zhang, eds., pp. 427-434, Boston.

Sriram, M.A., and Kumta, P., 1998, "Thio-Sol-Gel Synthesis and Characterization of Titanium Disulfide (TiS2) Particles," National Science Foundation Grantees Conference, pp. 719-720, Monterrey, Mexico.

Sriram, M.A., and Kumta, P., 1998, "Thio-Sol-Gel Synthesis of Titanium Sulfide: Part I- Solution and Precursor Chemistry," J. Materials Chemistry, vol.8, no.11, pp. 2441-2451.

Sriram, M.A., and Kumta, P., 1998, "Thio-Sol-Gel Synthesis of Titanium Sulfide: Part II- Defect Structure, Morphology and Electrochemical Characteristics," J. Materials Chemistry, vol.8, no.11, pp. 2453-2463.

Sriram, M.A., McMichael, P.H., Waghray, A., Kumta, P., Misture, S., and Li-Wang, X., 1998, "Chemical Synthesis of High Pressure Cubic Spinel ZnIn2S4 Powders," J. Mat. Sc., vol.33, pp. 4333-4339.

Weil, K.S., and Kumta, P., 1998, "Chemical Synthesis and Structural Characterization of Co3W3N," J. Alloys and Compounds, vol.265, pp. 96-103.

Weil, K.S., and Kumta, P., 1998, "The Spray Deposition of Transition Metal Nitride Thin Films Using Alcohol Based Precursor Solutions," Fall 1997 Meeting of the Materials Research Society, B. Arkles, D.B. Beach, A.F. Hepp, P. Kumta, and J.J. Sullivan, eds., pp. 227-232, Boston.

Chang, C.C., Scarr, N., and Kumta, P., 1997, "Particulate Sol-Gel Processing and Electrochemical Characterization of LiMO2 (M = Ni, Co, NoxCo1-x) Powders for Rechargeable Li-ion Batteries," 5th Lithium Battery, pp. 191-200, Burlington, Vermont.

Chang, C.C., Scarr, N., and Kumta, P., 1997, "Particulate-Sol-Gel Processing and Electrochemical Characterization of LiNiO2 and LiNixCo1-xO2 Powders for Secondary Lithium-Ion Batteries," Electrochemical Society Fall Meeting, C.F. Holmes, and A.R. Landgrebe, eds., pp. 163-175, Paris.

Kim, J.Y., Sriram, M.A., McMichael, P.H., Kumta, P., Phillips, B., and Risbud, S.H., 1997, "New Precursors from Hydrazine and Aluminum Alkoxide Reaction for the Synthesis of Aluminum Nitride and Oxynitride Powders," J. Physical Chemistry, vol.101, no.24, pp. 4689-4696.

Sriram, M.A., Weil, K.S., and Kumta, P., 1997, "Low Temperature Chemical Approaches for Synthesizing Sulfides and Nitrides of Reactive Transition Metals," Applied Organometallic Chemistry, vol.11, no.2, pp. 163-181.

Weil, K.S., and Kumta, P., 1997, "Chemical Synthesis and Structural Investigation of a New Ternary Nitride, CrWN2," J. Solid State Chemistry, vol.128, pp. 185-190.

Weil, K.S., and Kumta, P., 1997, "Fe3W3N: A Rietveld Refinement Using X-ray Powder Diffraction," Acta Crystallographica, Section C, pp. 1745-1748.

Weil, K.S., and Kumta, P., 1997, "Synthesis and Structural Investigation of a new Ternary Nitride, Fe4W2N with a unique Eta-Carbide Structure," J. Solid State Chemistry, vol.134, pp. 302-311.

Kumta, P., 1996, "Processing Aspects of Glass-Nicalon Fiber and Interconnected Porous Aluminum Nitride Ceramic and Glass Composites," J. Mat. Sc., vol.31, pp. 6229-6240.

Gallet, D., Waghray, A., Kumta, P., Blomgren, G.E., and Setter, M., 1996, "Chemical Routes to Synthesize LiCoO2 Powders for Rechargeable Lithium Batteries," 97th Annual Meeting of the ACers, U. Balachandran, P. Kumta, and G.S. Rohrer, eds., pp. 177-193, Cincinnati.

Hsu, R., Kim, J.Y., Kumta, P., and Feist, T.P., 1996, "Modified Oxide Sol Precipitation (MOSP) of Borophosphosilicate Glasses and Glass-Ceramics," Chem. Mater., vol.8, pp. 107-113.

Kim, J.Y., Hsu, R., and Kumta, P., 1996, "Effect of Nitrogen on the Structure and Dielectric Properties of Modified Oxide Sol-Gel Derived Borosilicate Glass and Glass-Ceramics," J. Am. Ceram. Soc., vol.79, pp. 1473-1482.

Sriram, M.A., and Kumta, P., 1996, "Electrochemical Characterization of Thio Sol-Gel Derived Titanium Sulfide (TiS2) Powders with Unique Morphologies," 97th Annual Meeting of the ACers, U. Balachandran, P. Kumta, and G.S. Rohrer, eds., pp. 163-176, Cincinnati.

Weil, K.S., and Kumta, P., 1996, "A Complexed Precursor Approach to Synthesize Ternary Transition Metal Nitride Powders," Fall 1995 Meeting of The Materials Research Society, pp. 127-133, Boston.

Weil, K.S., and Kumta, P., 1996, "Complexed Precursor approach to Synthesize Ternary Transition Metal Nitrides," Mat. Sci. & Eng. B38, pp. 109-117.

Kumta, P., Hsu, R., and Feist, T., 1995, "Modified Oxide Sol-Gel (MOSG) Synthesis of Borophosphosilicate Glasses and Glass-Ceramics," J. Mat. Sc., vol.30, pp. 3123-3129.

Arkles, B., Beach, D., Hepp, A.F., Kumta, P., and Sullivan, J.J., 1995, "Chemical Aspects of Electronic Ceramics Processing, Volume 495," in Proceedings of the 1997 Fall Meeting ot the Materials Research Society.

Balachandran, U., Kumta, P., and Rohrer, G.S., 1995, "'Role of Ceramics in Advanced Electrochemical Systems', Vol. 65," in Proceedings of the 97th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Ceramics Transaction.

Fischman, G.S., Hepp, A.F., Kaloyeros, A.E., Kumta, P., and Sullivan, J.J., 1995, "'Covalent Ceramics III-Science and Technology of Non-Oxides', Volume 401," in Proceedings of the 1995 Fall Meeting of The Materials Research Society.

Sriram, M.A., Kumta, P., and Ko, E.I., 1995, "Interaction of Solvent and the Nature of Adducts on the Chemical Synthesis of Molybdenum Nitride Powders," Chem. Materials, vol.7, no.5, pp. 859-864.

Sriram, M.A., Kumta, P., Matoney, J.P., and Ko, E.I., 1995, "Low Temperature Chemical Approach Using Hydrazine to Synthesize Molybdenum Nitride (Mo2N) Powders," J. Mat. Sc. Lett., vol.14, pp. 906-908.

Sriram, M.A., and Kumta, P., 1995, "New Molecular Routes for Synthesizing Titanium Sulfide'," Mat. Sci. and Eng. B, vol.33, pp. 140-147.

Kumta, P., 1994, "Particle Size Determination: Grains," Encyclopedia of Advanced Materials, vol.3, pp. 1913-1919.

Kumta, P., 1994, "Particle Size Distribution: Powders," Encyclopedia of Advanced Materials, vol.3, pp. 1919-1926.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1994, "Rare Earth Chalcogenides-New Class of Emerging Optical Materials," J. Mat. Sc., vol.29, pp. 1135-1158.

Kumta, P., Hackenberg, R.E., McMichael, P., and Johnson, W.C., 1994, "Sol-Gel Synthesis of Cordierite, Aerogels, Xerogels and Thin Films," Mat. Lett., vol.20, pp. 355-362.

Kumta, P., Mah, T., Jero, P.D., and Kerans, R.J., 1994, "Processing of 3-D Interconnected Porous Aluminum Nitride Composites for Electronic Packaging," Mat. Lett., vol.21, pp. 329-333.

Sriram, M.A., and Kumta, P., 1994, "New Chemical Approaches to Synthesize Titanium Disulfide," MRS Proc., A.R. Barron, G.S. Fischman, M.A. Fury, and A.F. Hepp, eds., pp. 15-22.

Sriram, M.A., and Kumta, P., 1994, "Thio Sol-Gel Synthesis of Titanium Disulfide," J. Amer. Ceram. Soc., vol.77, no.5, pp. 1381-1384.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1993, "Low Temperature Chemical Routes to Formation and IR Properties of Lanthanum Sesquisulfide (La2S3) Ceramics," J. Mat. REs., vol.8, pp. 1394-1410.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1993, "Non-Aqueous Chemical Synthesis of Tetragonal (¿-La2S3) Lanthanum Sulfide Powders," Mat. Sc. & Eng. B18, pp. 260-268.

Kumta, P., and Sriram, M.A., 1993, "Novel Low Temperature Synthesis of Glasses and Glass-Ceramics in B2O3-SiO2-P2O5 System," J. Mat. Sc., vol.28, pp. 1097-1106.

Kumta, P., Dravid, V.P., and Risbud, S.H., 1993, "Structural Characterization of Chemically Synthesized Cubic (¿-La2S3) Lanthanum Sulfide Ceramics," Phil Mag. B, vol.68, no.1, pp. 67-84.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1992, "Chemical Processing of Polycrystalline Sulfides for Infrared Window Applications," 93rd Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Ceramic Transactions, A.J. Bruce, and B.V. Hiremath, eds., American Ceramic Society, pp. 135-176.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1992, "Chemical Synthesis of Lanthanum Sesquisulfide Powders," Fourth International Conference on Ultrastructure Processing of Ceramics, Glasses and Composites, D.R. Uhlmann, and D.R. Ulrich, eds., John-Wiley & Sons, pp. 555-563, Tucson, Arizona.

Sriram, M.A., and Kumta, P., 1992, "Sol-Gel Processing of Glasses and Glass- Ceramics for Microelectronic Packaging," Fall Meeting of the Materials Research Society, Y. Chen, R.J. Cottschall, W.E. Rhine, and P.M. Shaw, eds., pp. 59-67, Boston.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1991, "Chemical Processing of Rare Earth Chalcogenides," Progress in Crystal Growth and Characterization of Materials, vol.24, pp. 321-381.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1991, "Novel Glasses in La2S3-GeS2 System," J. Mat. Res., vol.12, pp. 2694-2700.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1990, "Novel Glasses in Rare Earth Sulfide Systems," Bulletin American Ceramic Society, vol.69, pp. 1977-1984.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1990, "Primary and Secondary Phase Separation in GeS2-La2S3 Glasses," SPIE, pp. 10-12, San Diego.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1989, "Critique of Single or Multiple Phase Formation in Rapidly Solidified GaSb-InSb Solid Solutions," Journal of Material Science Letters, vol.8, pp. 1071-1072.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1989, "Low Temperature Synthesis of Cubic Lanthanum Sulfide (La2S3) Powders," Materials Science and Engineering B2, pp. 281-286.

Kumta, P., Deymier, P.A., and Risbud, S.H., 1989, "Glass Formation in Simple Ionic Systems via Constant Pressure Molecular Dynamics," Journal of Chemical Physics, vol.90, no.12, pp. 7384-7394.

Weil, K.S., and Kumta, P., 1989, "Structural Characterization of a Series of New Ternary - Nitride Compounds," Fall 1997 Meeting of the Materials Research Society, D.B. Beach, A.F. Hepp, P. Kumta, and J.J. Sullivan, eds., pp. 221-226, Boston.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1988, "Rapid Solidification Processing and Characterization of Semiconducting InxGa1-xSb Alloys," Philosophical Magazine B, vol.58, no.5, pp. 513-528.

Kumta, P., Deymier, P.A., and Risbud, S.H., 1988, "Improved Rigid Ion Model of Molten Zinc Chloride," Physica B, vol.153, pp. 85-92.

Kumta, P., Phule, P.P., and Risbud, S.H., 1987, "Low Temperature Wet Chemical Synthesis of Amorphous Indium Sulfide Powders," Materials Letters, vol.5, pp. 401-404.

Atthipalli, G., Kumta, P., Wei, W., Epur, R., Jampani, P., Brett, A., Tang, Y., Star, A., and Gray, J., "Growth of Carbon Nanotubes on Copper Substrates Using a Nickel Thin Film Catalyst," MRS Fall Meeting, Boston.

Datta, M., and Kumta, P., "Alloy Design for Long Term Cyclability of Si based Anode Materials for Lithium Ion Batteries," Society for Automotive Engineers (SAE), Cobo Center, Detroit, Michigan.

Velikokhatnyi, O., and Kumta, P., "Ab-initio Study of Doped Tin Niobates and Tantalates as Prospective Catalyst Supports for Water Electrolysis," Electrochemical Society Spring Meeting, Vancouver.

Kumta, P., 2013, "Engineering Electrochemically Active Nano-Scale Silicon Based Hetero-Structures," 142nd TMS 2013 Annual Meeting, Toronto.

Kumta, P., Damle, S., Pal, S., and Maiti, S., 2013, "Thin Film Patterned Sandwich Anode Structures for Li-Ion batteries," Nanostructured Materials for Lithium Ion Batteries and for Supercapacitors session held at the 142nd TMS 2013 Annual Meeting, Toronto.

Kumta, P., Hong, D., Chou, D.T., Saha, P., and Velikokhatnyi, O., 2013, "Improved Cell Viability, Corrosion Behavior, and Mechanical Properties of Mg-Zn and Mg-Y Based Polycrystalline Alloys for Orthopedic Applications," Magnesium-based Biodegradable Implants Symposium: Alloy Development session held at the 142nd TMS 2013 Annual Meeting, Toronto.

Kumta, P., Roy, A., Lee, B., Ostrowski, N., Singh, S., Kunjukunju, S., and Chung, S.J., 2013, "Bio-active Coatings on Magnesium Alloys for Biomedical Applications," Magnesium-based Biodegradable Implants Symposium: Alloy Development session held at the 142nd TMS 2013 Annual Meeting, Toronto.

Kumar, D., Yarmolenko, S., Gupta, R., Kumta, P., and Darkwa-Mensah, K., 2013, "Development of Biocompatible Metal and Ceramic Coatings for Biodegradable Magnesium Implants," Magnesium-based Biodegradable Implants Symposium: Alloy Development session held at the 142nd TMS 2013 Annual Meeting, Toronto.

Sfeir, C., Roy, A., Meyers, N., Zaky, S., Costello, B., and Kumta, P., 2013, "Novel resorbable calcium phosphate putty for bone tissue engineering," 23rd Interdisciplinary Research Conference on Injectable Osteoarticular Biomaterials and Bone Augmentation Procedures, Boston Convention Center, Boston, USA.

Kumta, P., 2012, "Engineering Electrochemically Active Nanoscale Silicon Based Hetero-structures," Materials Challenges in Alternative and Renewable Energy Symposium (MCARE), Hilton Clearwater Beach Resort, Florida, USA.

Kumta, P., 2012, "Engineering Nanostructured Electrochemically Active Heterostructures for Lithium-Ion Applications," "Dynamics of High-Performance Materials at Extreme Conditions" workshop, 2012 Fall MRS meeting, Sheraton Boston Hotel Constitution A/B.

Kumta, P., 2012, "Novel Lithium-Ion Anode Structures: Overview of New DOE BATT Anode Projects," LBNL, University of California, Berkeley.

Kumta, P., 2012, "Novel Nanostructured Materials for Electrochemical Applications - Exploring the Li, Na and Mg Horizon," DOE head quarters, Washington, DC.

Kumta, P., 2012, "Promise and Challenges of Materials for Electrochemical Capacitors," Annual Meeting of the AIChE, Pittsburgh.

Beck, F.R., Epur, R., Manivannan, A., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Microwave synthesis of Graphene/Sn Nanocomposite Anodes for Lithium-ion Batteries," 222nd ECS meeting, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Candiello, J.E., Richardson, T., Kumta, P., and Banerjee, I., 2012, "Alginate Encapsulated Activin Doped Chitosan Nanoparticles (CNP) to Promote Endodermal Differentiation in Human Embryonic Stem Cells," Annual Meeting of the AIChE, Pittsburgh.

Candiello, J.E., Singh, S., Kumta, P., and Banerjee, I., 2012, "Mouse Embryonic Stem Cells Sensitivity to Compliant Alginate Substrates: A Promising Platform for Endoderm Leaning Differentiation," Annual Meeting of the AIChE, Pittsburgh.

Candiello, J.E., Zhang, L.A., Kumta, P., and Banerjee, I., 2012, "Exploring Structural Variations of Cytoskeleton to Understand hESC Differentiation to Insulin Producing Phenotype," Annual Meeting of the AIChE, Pittsburgh.

Chou, D.T., Hong, D., Kuhn, H., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Novel Processing of Iron-Manganese Biometallic Alloy by 3D Printing," 4th International Conference on Biodegradable Metals, Maratea, Italy.

Chung, S.J., Lee, B., Roy, A., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Synthesis and in vitro Biocompatibility Study of Fe-Zr based Metallic Coatings by Pulsed Laser Deposition," 4th International Conference on Biodegradable Metals, Maratea, Italy.

Damle, S., Pal, S., Epur, R., Kumta, P., and Maiti, S., 2012, "Computational Study on Stability of Hybrid Nanostructures of Silicon and Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes as Lithium-Ion Battery Anode," Annual Meeting of the AIChE, Pittsburgh.

Epur, R., and Manivannan, A., 2012, "5-fold Increase in Lithium-Ion Battery Charge Storage," Science 2012 showcase technology, Connolly Ballroom of Alumni Hall, University of Pittsburgh.

Epur, R., Beck, F., Datta, M.K., Manivannan, A., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Nanostructured and Amorphous Silicon Composites: Reversible High Capacity Lithium-Ion Anodes," Annual Meeting of the AIChE, Pittsburgh.

Epur, R., Beck, F., Manivannan, A., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Electro-deposition of Amorphous Silicon Anodes Exhibiting High Reversible Capacity and Cycling Stability for Lithium-ion Batteries," 221st ECS meeting, Seattle, WA.

Epur, R., Manivannan, A., and Kumta, P., 2012, "5-fold Increase in Lithium-Ion Battery Charge Storage," 2012 Trans Tech Energy Business Development Conference, Waterfront Hotel, West Virginia.

Hanumantha, P.J., Manivannan, A., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Facile CVD Derived Transition Metal Oxide and Doped Transition Metal oxide/CNT Heterostructures for Supercapacitor Applications," 221st ECS meeting, Seattle, WA.

Hong, D., Chou, D.T., Saha, P., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Improved cell viability and cell attachment of Mg-Zn and Mg-Y based polycrystalline alloys for orthopedic application," 4th International Conference on Biodegradable Metals, Maratea, Italy.

Jampani, P.H., Datta, M.K., Kadakia, K., Hong, D.H., Tam, M.C., Manivannan, A., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Annual Meeting of the AIChE," "Annual Meeting of the AIChE," Pittsburgh.

Jampani, P.H., Manivannan, A., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Effect of Process Parameters on Supercapacitor Response of Nanostructured Vanadium Nitride," 222nd ECS meeting, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Kadakia, K., Datta, M.K., Jampani, P., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Novel Ternary and Doped Transition Metal Oxide Oxygen Evolution Electro-catalysts for Hydrogen Production via PEM Based Water Electrolysis," Annual Meeting of the AIChE, Pittsburgh.

Kadakia, K., Datta, M.K., Manivannan, A., and Kumta, P., 2012, "(Ir,Sn,Nb)O2, (Ir,Sn)O2:F and (Ru,Sn)O2:F thin film anode electro-catalysts with reduced noble metal content for PEM based water electrolysis," 221st ECS meeting, Seattle, WA.

Kadakia, K.S., Datta, M.K., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Complexed Sol-Gel (CSG) Approach to Highly stable Pt-Ru anode electro-catalyst for Direct Methanol Fuel Cells," 221st ECS meeting, Seattle, WA.

Kadakia, K.S., Datta, M.K., Velikokhatnyi, O.I., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Novel technology Yielding ~30% Reduction in Cost of Hydrogen Fuel cells," Science 2012 showcase technology, Connolly Ballroom of Alumni Hall, University of Pittsburgh.

Kadakia, K.S., Datta, M.K., Velikokhatnyi, O.I., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Novel transition metal oxide oxygen evolution electro-catalysts for hydrogen generation by PEM based water electrolysis," 222nd ECS meeting, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Kunjukunju, S., Roy, A., Ramanathan, M., Lee, B., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Layer-by-Layer Development of Natural Polymer Derived Bioactive Coatings on Magnesium Alloys," 4th International Conference on Biodegradable Metals, Maratea, Italy.

Ostrowski, N., Roy, A., Lee, B., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Synthesis and Characterization of Tri-Magnesium Phosphate (TMP) - Novel Precursors to Biocompatible Bone Void Fillers," Annual Meeting of the AIChE, Pittsburgh.

Ostrowski, N., Roy, A., Lee, B., Ohodnicki, J., Carlson, B., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Corrosion Protection and Improved Cytocompatibility of Biodegradable Polymeric Layer-by-Layer Coatings on AZ31 Magnesium Alloys," 4th International Conference on Biodegradable Metals, Maratea, Italy.

Richardson, T., Kumta, P., and Banerjee, I., 2012, "Alginate Encapsulation of Human Embryonic Stem Cells: Promising Platform for Pancreatic Maturation," Annual Meeting of the AIChE, Pittsburgh.

Roy, A., Lee, B., Singh, S.S., Ostrowski, N., Ohodnicki, J., Lasek, A., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Sol-Gel Derived Calcium phosphate Coatings on MgF2 interlayered Mg4Y Alloy," 4th International Conference on Biodegradable Metals, Maratea, Italy.

Saha, P., Datta, M., Lu, D., Howlett, G., Wang, D., Manivannan, A., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Magnesium Battery Concept for Stationary Power and Smart Electrical Grid," 221st ECS meeting, Seattle, WA.

Saha, P., Datta, M.K., Manivannan, A., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Electrochemical behavior of nano-crystalline MgMnO3 cubic defect spinel cathode for Magnesium Battery," 222nd ECS meeting, Honolulu, Hawaii.

Sing, S.S., Roy, A., Lee, B., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Evaluating the Role of Mg Substitution on Osteogenic Differentiation," AADR Annual Meeting, Tampa Convention Center, Tampa, Florida.

Singh, S., Roy, A., Lee, B., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Synthesis, Characterization, and Cytocompatibility Studies of Nanocrystalline Magnesium and Strontium Substituted ¿-Tricalcium Phosphate," Annual Meeting of the AIChE, Pittsburgh.

Singh, S.S., Roy, A., Lee, B., and Kumta, P., 2012, "Evaluation of Biomimetic Sr doped Calcium Phosphate Coatings on AZ31," 4th International Conference on Biodegradable Metals, Maratea, Italy.

Task, K., D'Amore, A., Singh, S., Jaramillo, M., Kumta, P., and Banerjee, I., 2012, "Correlating Effects of Gel Microstructural Features with Specific Differentiation Patterning of Mouse Embryonic Stem Cells," Annual Meeting of the AIChE, Pittsburgh.

Kumta, P., 2011, "Engineering Nano-scale Hetero-structures for High-Capacity Lithium-Ion Anodes," Frontiers in Materials Science, Plenary key note lecture, Pacific National Northwest Laboratories (PNNL), Richland, Washington, WA.

Kumta, P., 2011, "Experimental and Theoretical Studies on Degradable Metals and Ceramics," 2011 Gordon Research Conference on Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering, Holderness School, Plymouth, NH.

Kumta, P., 2011, "Fundamental Experimental and Theoretical Studies on a Novel Family of Oxide Catalyst Supports for Water Electrolysis," DOE annual Meeting of PIs, DC.

Kumta, P., 2011, "Nano-scale Engineered Electrochemically Active Silicon Based Heterostructures," MRS Fall Meeting symposium, Boston.

Kumta, P., 2011, "Nano-structured Bio-functional Calcium Phosphate Based Systems," MRS Fall meeting symposium, Boston.

Kumta, P., 2011, "Nanotechnology: Opportunities and Challenges in Energy Storage and Biotechnology," Cinvestav, Mexico city, Mexico.

Kumta, P., 2011, "Novel Lithium Ion Anode Structures: Overview of New DOE BATT Anode Projects," DOE-BATT Vehicle Technologies Program, 2011 Annual Merit Review.

Kumta, P., Ramanathan, M., Yun, Y., Shanov, V., Schulz, M., and Heineman, W., 2011, "Carbon Nanotube Microelectrode Immunosensor for Bone Biomarkers," ECS meeting, Boston.

Epur, R., Datta, M.K., and Kumta, P., 2011, "Engineering Nanoscale Silicon-CNT Heterostructures - Novel Li-Ion Anodes," MRS Fall meeting, Boston.

Epur, R., Datta, M.K., and Kumta, P., 2011, "Nanocrystalline Silicon/Graphite/MWCNT based Heterostructured Electrodes - High Capacity Anodes for Lithium Ion Batteries," 220th ECS meeting, Montreal Canada.

Epur, R., Kuruba, R., Manivannan, A., and Kumta, P., 2011, "Nanocrystalline-Amorphous Silicon Composite Anode by Chemical Reduction of Silicon Salts," ECS meeting, Boston.

Hanumantha, P.J., Datta, M.K., Manivannan, A., and Kumta, P., 2011, "Supercapacitor response of doped nitride and carbon composite hetero-structures," 220th ECS, Montreal, Canada.

Hanumantha, P.J., Manivannan, A., and Kumta, P., 2011, "Transition Metal Oxide/Carbon Nanotube Hetero-Structures for Supercapacitor Applications," ECS meeting, Boston.

Kadakia, K., Datta, M., and Kumta, P., 2011, "High Surface Area Anode Electro-Catalysts of Fluorine Doped Ir1-xSnxO2 and Ir1-xNbxO2 in Proton Exchange Membrane Based Water Electrolysis," ECS meeting, Boston.

Kadakia, K., Datta, M.K., Manivannan, A., and Kumta, P., 2011, "Ru1-x SnxO2:F and Ir1-x Snx O2:F thin film anode electrocatalysts for PEM based water electrolysis," 220th ECS meeting, Montreal Canada.

Maiti, S., Pal, S., Patel, S., Damle, S., Datta, M., and Kumta, P., 2011, "Micro-Mechanisms of Capacity Fade in Amorphous Silicon Thin Film Anode: A Computational Approach," ECS meeting, Boston.

Kumta, P., 2010, "Electrochemically Active Nanostructured Silicon Based Heterostructures: Novel Anodes for Li-ion Batteries," Nanomaterials for Alternative Energy Applications, University of British Columbia.

Kumta, P., 2010, "Nano-scale Composite Heterostructures: Novel High Capacity Reversible Anodes for Lithium-ion Batteries," DOE-BATT Vehicle Technologies Program, 2010 Annual Merit Review.

Kumta, P., 2010, "Nanostructured Functional Systems: Revolutionizing the Materials Frontier," University of Florida, Materials Science and Engineering Department.

Kumta, P., 2010, "Nanostructured Silicon/Carbon Based Heterostructures: Novel Reversible High-Capacity Lithium-Ion Anodes," Ford Motor Company, Dearborn, Michigan.

Kumta, P., 2010, "Nanostructured Systems: Transcending Energy Storage and Biotechnology Frontiers," Department of Materials Science and Engineering Seminar, University of Arizona.

Kumta, P., and Datta, M.K., 2010, "Si/C Based Composite Anodes for Lithium Ion Batteries," Materials Science and Technology Conference and Exhibition, Houston, Texas.

Kumta, P., and Jampani, P., 2010, "Nanostructured Vanadium Nitride/Carbon Nanotube Heterostructures for Supercapacitor Applications," 218th Electrochemical Society Meeting, Las Vegas.

Kumta, P., and Roy, A., 2010, "Novel Low Temperature Synthesis of Stabilized Alpha-Tricalcium Phosphate," Materials Science and Technology Conference and Exhibition, Houston, Texas.

Kumta, P., and Roy, A., 2010, "Studies on Silicon Stabilized Nano-sized alpha Tricalcium Phosphate Based Cements," 2010 Annual Meeting of the Biomedical Engineering Society: Engineering New Frontiers in Medicine and Biology, Austin Convention Center, Austin, TX.

Kumta, P., Singh, S., and Roy, A., 2010, "The Role of Magnesium Substitution on the Properties and In Vitro Bioactivity of Brushite Cements," 2010 Annual Meeting of the Biomedical Engineering Society: Engineering New Frontiers in Medicine and Biology, Austin Convention Center, Austin, TX.

Kumta, P., Wang, W., and Epur, R., 2010, "Carbon Nanotube and Silicon Based Novel Heterostructures: novel High Capacity Anodes for Lithium-Ion Batteries," Materials Science and Technology Conference and Exhibition, Houston, Texas.

Chung, S.J., Roy, A., Hong, D.H., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Microstructure of Mg-Zn-Ca Thin Film by Pulsed Laser Deposition: A Preliminary Study," second International Symposium on Biodegradable Metals, Maratea, Italy.

Datta, M., Jampani, P., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Amorphous and Crystalline Si/C Based Nanocomposite Anodes for Lithium-Ion Batteries," 15th International Meeting on Lithium Batteries, Montreal, Canada.

Datta, M., Kadakia, K., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Synthesis and Electrochemical Performance of IrO2-SnO2-Nb2O5 Thin Film Anode Electrocatalysts for PEM Based Water Electrolysis," 218th Electrochemical Society Meeting, Las Vegas.

Datta, M., Maranchi, J., Hanumantha, P., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Si/C Based Nanocomposite Anodes for Lithium-Ion Batteries," 218th Electrochemical Society Meeting, Las Vegas.

Datta, M.K., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Si/C and Li-Si/C based Nanocomposite Anodes for Lithium Ion Batteries," 217th Electrochemical Society Spring Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia.

Epur, R., Wang, W., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Nanostructured Hybrid Silicon/Carbon Nanotube Heterostructures: Novel Reversible High-Capacity Lithium-Ion Anodes," 15th International Meeting on Lithium Batteries, Montreal, Canada.

Epur, R., Wang, W., Datta, M., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Hybrid Nanostructures of Silicon and Vertically Aligned Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes: Reversible High Capacity Lithium-Ion Anodes," 218th Electrochemical Society Meeting, Las Vegas.

Hong, D., Chou, D., Datta, M., Chung, S.J., Roy, A., Arlotti, J., Kuhn, H., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Synthesis, characterization, and scaffold development of Mg-based amorphous alloys by mechanical alloying and 3-dimensional printing," second International Symposium on Biodegradable Metals, Maratea, Italy.

Jampani, P., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Doped Vanadium Nitride Nanostructures for Stable Supercapacitor Applications," 218th Electrochemical Society Meeting, Las Vegas.

Jampani, P., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Nitrides for supercapacitor Applications," AIChE Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah.

Jampani, P., Datta, M., Manivannan, A., Poston, J., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Surface Structure and Chemical Composition of Nanostructured Vanadium Nitride Supercapacitors," 218th Electrochemical Society Meeting, Las Vegas.

Jaramillo, M., Singh, S., Candeillo, J.E., Kumta, P., and Banerjee, I., 2010, "Role of Substrate Stiffness on ESC Differentiation into Endoderm Lineage," AIChE Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah.

Jaramillo, M., Singh, S., Candiello, J., Kumta, P., and Banerjee, I., 2010, "Role of Substrate Stiffness on ESC Differentiation into Endoderm Lineage," 2010 Annual Meeting of the Biomedical Engineering Society: Engineering New Frontiers in Medicine and Biology, Austin Convention Center, Austin, TX.

Kadakia, K., Datta, M., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Novel Sol-Gel synthesis of Quaternary Pt-Ru-Ni-Ti Anode Electrocatalysts for Direct Methanol Fuel Cells," 218th Electrochemical Society Meeting, Las Vegas.

Kadakia, K., Datta, M.K., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Novel Quaternary Pt-Ru-Ni-Ti Alloy System for Direct Methanol Fuel Cell Electrocatalyst," AIChE Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah.

Roy, A., Singh, S., Lee, B., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Novel Sol-Gel Derived Calcium Phosphate Coatings on MgY Alloy," second International Symposium on Biodegradable Metals, Maratea, Italy.

Sangeetha, K., Roy, A., Singh, S., Lee, B., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Novel Alginate Based Coatings on Mg Alloys," second International Symposium on Biodegradable Metals, Maratea, Italy.

Sfeir, C., Roy, A., Onishi, S., Wu, H., Costello, B., Badylak, S., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Novel Synthetic Bone for Craniofacial Regeneration," Plenary Session of Armed Forces Institute of Regenerative Medicine (AFIRM) Conference.

Singh, S., Roy, A., and Kumta, P., 2010, "The Role of Magnesium Substitution on the Properties and In Vitro Bioactivity of Brushite Cements," AIChE Annual Meeting, Salt Lake City, Utah.

Singh, S., Roy, A., Lee, B., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Aqueous deposition of calcium phosphate coatings on magnesium alloys," second International Symposium on Biodegradable Metals, Maratea, Italy.

Velikokhatnyi, O., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Ab Initio Study of Fluorine-Doped Tin Dioxide: Prospective Catalyst Support for Water Electrolysis," 218th Electrochemical Society Meeting, Las Vegas.

Velikokhatnyi, O., Wu, K., Dogan, O., and Kumta, P., 2010, "CALPHAD Studies on Thermodynamic Stability of Calcium, Zinc, and Yttrium doped Magnesium Alloys in Aqueous Environments," second International Symposium on Biodegradable Metals, Maratea, Italy.

Velikokhatnyi, O.I., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Exploring Tin Tantalates and Niobates as Prospective Catalyst Supports for Water Electrolysis," 217th Electrochemical Society Spring Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia.

Wang, W., and Kumta, P., 2010, "Nanostructured Hybrid Silicon/Carbon Nanotube Heterostructures: Novel Reversible High-Capacity Lithium-Ion Anodes," 217th Electrochemical Society Spring Meeting, Vancouver, British Columbia.

Wu, K., Velikokhatnyi, O., Dogan, O., and Kumta, P., 2010, "First-Principles and CALPHAD Approaches to Identification of Biodegradable Magnesium Alloys," Materials Science and Technology Conference and Exhibition, Houston, Texas.

Kumta, P., 2009, "Complex Engineered Nanostructured Materials and Hybrid Composite Delivery Systems for Bone Regeneration," Materials Research Center, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India.

Kumta, P., 2009, "Nanostructured Electrochemically Active Materials -- Panacea to the Energy Storage Gridlock," Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Indian Institute of Science, Bangalore, India.

Kumta, P., and Velikokhatnyi, O., 2009, "First Principles Studies of Biodegradable Metallic Alloys: Design and Corrosion," MIRM retreat.

Kumta, P., Datta, M.K., and Wang, W., 2009, "New Roles for Electric and Magnetic Fields in Processing, Microstructure Evolution, and Performance of Materials: Electrical Effects Related to Systems: Li+ Batteries and Microdevices," Materials Science and Technology, MS&T-09 Conference and Exhibition, David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh, PA.

Kumta, P., Jampani, P., and Kadakia, K., 2009, "High Surface Area Nanostructured TiN Supported Pt-Ru Catalysts for Direct Methanol Fuel Cells," Annual Meeting of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers, Nashville, Tennessee.

2009, "First Principles Study of Doped Magnesium Alloys," Thermec Conference, Berlin.

Jaramillo, M., Singh, S., Kumta, P., and Banerjee, I., 2009, "Role of Substrate Stiffness Modulation in Controlling Morphology and Differentiation of Embryonic Stem Cells," AIChE Annual Meeting, Nashville.

Jaramillo, M., Singh, S., Kumta, P., and Bannerjee, I., 2009, "Role of Substrate Stiffness on Embryonic Stem Cells Differentiation," Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

Roy, A., Chung, J., and Kumta, P., 2009, "Novel Low Temperature Synthesis of Silicon Stabilized Tricalcium Phosphate," Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

Roy, A., Jhunjhunwala1, S., Little, S.R., and Kumta, P., 2009, "Calcium Phosphate-Poly(lactic-co-glycolic acid) Composite Cements for Bone Regeneration," Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

Roy, A., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2009, "Complex Engineered Nanostructured Materials and Hybrid Composite Delivery Systems for Bone Regeneration," MRS Fall Meeting, Boston.

Roy, A., Syed-Picard, F., Wu, H., Beniash, E., Badylak, S., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2009, "Novel Synthetic Bone for Craniofacial Regeneration," 2009 Armed Forces Institute of Regenerative Medicine (AFIRM), St. Pete Beach, Florida.

Roy, A., Syed-Picard, F., Wu, H., Beniash, E., Badylak, S., Sferi, C., and Kumta, P., 2009, "Novel Synthetic Bone for Craniofacial Regeneration," MIRM retreat.

Roy, A., Wu, H., Li, J., Sayed-Picard, F., Costello, B.J., Sfeir, C., Mooney, M., and Kumta, P., 2009, "Novel Synthetic Porous and Biodegradable Bone Cement for Orthopaedic and craniofacial Regeneration. (Winning Poster for Promising Technology)," Biotech Innovation Corridor, Pennsylvania Convention Center, Philadelphia, PA.

Roy, A., Wu, H., Syed-Picard, F., Li, J., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2009, "Novel Synthetic Bone for Orthopaedic and Craniofacial Regeneration," Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

Singh, S.S., Roy, A., and Kumta, P., 2009, "Faster Bone Regeneration via Multiphase Calcium Phosphate Cements," Biomedical Engineering Society Annual Meeting, Pittsburgh, PA, USA.

Wu, H., Roy, A., Li, J., Teng, V.B., Badylak, S., Kumta, P., and Sfeir, C., 2009, "Novel Calcium Phosphate Cement Based Scaffolds for Bone Tissue Engineering," IADR meeting, Miami, Florida.

Kumta, P., 2008, "Nanostructured Electrochemically Active Materials: Opportunities and Challenges," Ford head quarters, Dearborn, Detroit.

Kumta, P., and Datta, M., 2008, "Alloy Design for Long Term Cyclability of Si based Anode Materials for Lithium Ion Batteries," Society for Automotive Engineers (SAE) meeting, Cobo Center, Detroit, Michigan.

Kumta, P., and Lee, D.H., 2008, "Role of Phosphophoryn in Mineralizing and Non-Mineralizing Mammalian Cells," IADR meeting, Dallas, Texas.

Kumta, P., and Sfeir, C., 2008, "Bone Regeneration Strategies-from Signaling and Nanostructured Materials to Delivery Systems," Orthopedics/Craniofacial Working Session 9 for the McGowan Institute of Regenerative Medicine (MIRM) Retreat, Nemacolin Woodlands Resort.

Kumta, P., and Sfeir, C., 2008, "Bone Regenerative Strategies-From Signaling to Nanostructured Materials to Delivery Systems," FARO Regenerative Medicine Course held at ISMETT, Palermo, Italy.

Kumta, P., and Sfeir, C., 2008, "Prospects of Complex Engineered Nanostructured Materials and Hybrid Delivery Systems for Bone Regeneration," Materials Science and Technology conference, David L. Lawrence Convention Center, Pittsburgh, PA.

Kumta, P., Olton, D., Lee, D.H., and Sfeir, C., 2008, "Nanostructured Calcium Phosphates: Novel Delivery Systems for Non-Viral Gene Delivery," 32nd International Conference on Advanced Ceramic Composites (ICACC), Daytona, Florida.

2008, "Bone Regeneration Strategies-from Signaling and Nanostructured Materials to Delivery Systems," Orthopedics/Craniofacial Working Session 9 for the Mcgowan Institute of Regenerative Medicine (MIRM) Retreat, Nemacolin Woodlands Resort.

Lee, P., Olton, D., Kumta, P., and Sfeir, C., 2008, "non-Viral Gene Delivery of Nanostructured Calcium Phosphate (NanoCaP) Carriers for Bone Regeneration," American Association for Dental Research (AADR) 37th Annual meeting, Dallas, Texas.

Lee, P.Y., Roy, A., Olton, D., Maruca, L., Kumta, P., and Sfeir, C., 2008, "Nanostructured Calcium Phosphates Based Gene Delivery Systems for Ectopic Bone Regeneration," Mcgowan Institute of Regenerative Medicine (MIRM) Retreat, Nemacolin Woodlands Resort.

Olton, D., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2008, "Uptake and Intracellular Fate of Nano-structured Calcium Phosphate (NanoCaPs) in HeLa and COS-7 Cell Lines," National Society for Black engineers (NSBE) National Convention, Orlando, Florida.

Roy, A., Ko, H.F., Gilbert, T.W., Badylak, S.F., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2008, "Novel CaP-UBM Composite Cements for Bone Regeneration," Advanced Technology Applications for Combat Casualty Care (ATACCC), Tampa, Florida.

Kumta, P., Sfeir, C., Boskey, A., Li, J., Zhang, X., and Lee, D., 2007, "Exploring Biomineralization in Mineralizing and non-Mineralizing Mammalian Cells," International Association of Dental Research, New Orleans Convention Center.

Kumta, P., Wang, W., and Datta, M.K., 2007, "Nanoscale Silicon-Carbon Based Composite Heterostructures: A New Paradigm in High Energy Density Li-Ion Anodes," Florida Seminar Conference, Ft. Lauderdale Convention Center.

Ko, H.F., Olton, D., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2007, "Novel Nanostructured Calcium Phosphate Carriers and 3-D Biologic Matrices for Non Viral Gene Delivery," MIRM retreat, Farmington, PA.

Ko, H.F., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2007, "Nanostructured Ceramic-Polymer Composite 3D Matrices for Non-viral Gene Delivery," Midwest Tissue Engineering Consortium, Ann Arbor.

Lee, D., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2007, "Exploring the Mineralization Potential of Phosphophoryn to Synthesize a Calcium Phosphate Based Scaffold for Bone Tissue Engineering," MTEC6th (Midwest Tissue Engineering Consortium), Ann Arbor, MI.

Lee, D.H., Li, J.H., Zhang, X., Kumta, P., and Sfeir, C., 2007, "Understanding Biomineralization in Mineralizing and Non-Mineralizing Mammalian Cells," 9th International Conference on the Chemistry and Biology of Mineralized Tissues, Lakeway Hotel, Austin, Texas.

Olton, D., Lee, D.H., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2007, "Novel Nanostructured Calcium Phosphate Based Delivery Systems for Non-viral Gene Delivery," "Novel Nanostructured Calcium Phosphate Based Delivery Systems for Non-viral Gene Delivery," Keystone, Colorado.

Olton, D., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2007, "Nanostructured Calcium Phosphate Based Delivery Systems for Non-Viral Gene Delivery," Mid-west Tissue Engineering Conference (M-TEC), Ann Arbor, Michigan.

Sfeir, C., Olton, D., Lee, D.H., Li, J.H., and Kumta, P., 2007, "Novel Nanostructured Calcium Phosphate Based Delivery Systems for Non-viral Gene Delivery," 9th International Conference on the Chemistry and Biology of Mineralized Tissues, Lakeway Hotel, Austin, Texas.

Kumta, P., 2006, "A Novel Approach to High-Surface Area Nanostructured Pt-Ru Based DMFC Catalysts," American Association for the Advancement of Science, St. Louis, Missouri.

Kumta, P., 2006, "Emerging Perspectives in Biomaterials: Exploring the Meso, Micro and Nano Scale Domains for Tissue Engineering," Materials Science and Engineering and Chemical Engineering Department, Arizona State University.

Kumta, P., 2006, "Nanostructured Calcium Phosphates for Non-Viral Gene Delivery," NIH-NIBIB Grantees Conference.

Kumta, P., 2006, "Nanostructured Materials: Emerging Technologies for Energy Storage and Non-Viral Gene Delivery," School of Engineering, University of Pittsburgh.

Kumta, P., 2006, "Nanostructured Materials: Emerging Technologies for Energy Storage and Tissue Engineering," Materials Science and Engineering Department, Iowa State University.

Kumta, P., Datta, M.K., and Rock, N., 2006, "Novel Nanostructured High Surface-Area Catalysts and Supports for DMFC Applications," Fall Symposium of the Pittsburgh-Cleveland Catalysis Society, Holiday Inn-Pittsburgh Airport, Pittsburgh, PA.

Kumta, P., Datta, M.K., and Rock, N., 2006, "Novel Nanostructured High-Surface-Area Catalysts and Supports for DMFC Applications," Commercialization of Nanomaterials 2006, Hilton Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh.

Choi, D., and Kumta, P., 2006, "Sol-Gel Derived Additive Free Nanostructured LiFePO4 for Rechargeable Lithium Ion Batteries," Materials Science and Technology 2006 Conference, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Datta, M.K., Choi, D., and Kumta, P., 2006, "High Surface Area Nanostructured Titanium Nitride Supported Pt-Ru Catalysts for Direct Methanol Fuel Cells," Materials Science and Technology 2006 Conference, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Olton, D., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2006, "Nano-structured Calcium Phosphates for Non-Viral Gene Delivery," National Society for Black Engineers (NSBE) conference, Pittsburgh, PA.

Olton, D., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2006, "Novel Nanostructured Calcium Phosphate Based Delivery Systems for Non-viral Gene Delivery," MIRM retreat, Farmington, PA.

Rock, N., and Kumta, P., 2006, "Synthesis and Characterization of Graphite-Silicon-Tin Composites for Li-ion Applications," Materials Science and Technology 2006 Conference, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Wang, W., and Kumta, P., 2006, "Si/C/Al Nanocomposite Anodes for Li-ion Batteries," Materials Science and Technology 2006 Conference, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Wu, H., Lee, D.H., Zhang, X., Li, J., Wendell, S., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2006, "Role of Extracellular Matrix Proteins of Mineralized Tissues in Signaling and Biomineralization," MIRM retreat.

Kumta, P., 2005, "Nanostructured Calcium Phosphates for Non-Viral Gene Delivery," NIH-NIBIB Grantees Conference, Bethesda, Maryland.

Kumta, P., 2005, "Nanostructured Materials: Exploring the Energy Frontier," 2nd US-Korea NanoForum, Los Angeles, USA.

Kumta, P., 2005, "New Perspectives in Biomaterials: Exploring the Meso-Micro and NanoScale Domains for Tissue Engineering," Materials Science and Engineering Department at Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio.

Kumta, P., and Sfeir, C., 2005, "Novel Nanostructured Materials: Advancing Tissue Engineering," Materials Science and Engineering Department at Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio.

Kumta, P., Blomgren, G.E., and Choi, D., 2005, "Highly Reversible Nanocrystalline Vanadium Nitride Based Pseudocapacitors," Fall meeting of the Materials Research Society, Boston.

Kumta, P., Choi, D., and Blomgren, G.E., 2005, "Highly Reversible Ultrahigh Capacitors based on Nanocrystalline Vanadium Nitride," Polymer Batteries and Fuel Cells Conference-2 (PBFC-2), Nevada, Las Vegas.

Datta, M.K., Maranchi, J., Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 2005, "A Novel Approach to Synthesize High-Surface-Area Pt-Ru Catalysts as Anodes for Direct Methanol Fuel Cells," 107th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Baltimore, Maryland.

Ko, H.F., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2005, "Novel Ceramic and Polymer-Ceramic Composite Gel Matrices for Non-Viral Gene Delivery," Materials Science and Technology 2005 Conference, Pittsburgh.

Lee, D., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2005, "Novel Synthesis and Characterization of Mg-Substituted Calcium Phosphates for Non-Viral Gene Delivery," "Novel Synthesis and Characterization of Mg-Substituted Calcium Phosphates for Non-Viral Gene Delivery," Pittsburgh.

Lee, D.H., Ko, H.F., Li, J., Chalcovich, C., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2005, "Nanostructured Calcium Phosphate Based Bioceramic and Bioceramic Polymer Composite Gels for Tissue Engineering," MIRM retreat.

Lee, D.H., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2005, "Novel Synthesis and Characterization of Nanostructured Magnesium Substituted Tri-Calcium Phosphate," 107th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Baltimore, Maryland.

Olton, D., Sfeir, C., and Kumta, P., 2005, "Nanostructured Calcium Phosphates for Non Viral Gene Delivery," Materials Science and Technology 2005 Conference, Pittsburgh.

Olton, D., Wilson, M.E., Rogers, T., Li, J., Chalovich, C., Kumta, P., and Watkins, S., 2005, "Nanostructured Calcium Phosphates for Non-Viral Gene Delivery," MIRM retreat, Farmington, PA.

Sfeir, C., Li, J., Zhang, X., Lee, D.H., Ko, H.F., Olton, D., Wilson, M.B., Jadlowiec, J., Campbell, P., and Kumta, P., 2005, "Nanostructured Bioceramic, Polymer-Ceramic Composite Gels for Non-viral Gene Delivery and the Role of Extracellular Matrix Proteins of Mineralized Tissues in Signaling and Biomineralization," Gordon Conference on Biomaterials, Holderness School, New Hampshire.

Kumta, P., 2004, "Electrochemically Active Nanocomposite Anodes for Lithium-Ion Applications: Current Status," NASA-Glenn Research Center.

Kumta, P., 2004, "Nanostructured Calcium Phosphates: Novel Carriers for Non Viral Gene Delivery," NIH-NIBIB Grantees Conference Workshop.

Kumta, P., and Maranchi, J.P., 2004, "Amorphous Silicon Thin Film Structures: Novel Anode Systems," Second International Energy Conversion Engineering Conference, Providence, Rhode Island.

Kumta, P., Hepp, A.F., and Maranchi, J.P., 2004, "High Capacity Silicon Thin Film Anodes," 106th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Indianapolis.

Kumta, P., Kim, I.S., and Datta, M., 2004, "Nanostructured Composite Anodes for Lithium-Ion Batteries," 106th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Indianapolis.

Kumta, P., Kim, I.S., and Datta, M., 2004, "Second International Energy Conversion Engineering Conference," "Second International Energy Conversion Engineering Conference," Providence, Rhode Island.

Kumta, P., Sfeir, C., Choi, D., and Petricca, S., 2004, "Nanostructured Calcium Phosphates: Opportunities and Challenges for Biomedical Applications," TMS Annual Meeting, Charlotte.

Sfeir, C., Li, J., Zhang, X., Lee, D., Ko, D.F., Olton, D., and Kumta, P., 2004, "Biomineralization Analysis in Mineralizing and Non-Mineralizing Mammalian Cells," 8th International Conference on the Chemistry and Biology of Mineralized Tissues, the Banff Centre, Banff, Alberta, Canada.

Sfeir, C., Olton, D., Ko, H.F., Rani, V., Li, J., and Kumta, P., 2004, "Nano-structured CaP Particles for Plasmid Gene Delivery," 82nd General Session and Exhibition of the International Association for Dental Research (IADR) and the American Association for Dental Research (AADR), Hawaii.

Kumta, P., 2003, "Direct Methanol Fuel Cells: Viable Power Sources for Next Generation Zero Emission Vehicles," DuPont Fuel Cell Station, DuPont Experimental Station.

Kumta, P., 2003, "DuPont Fuel Cell Station, DuPont Experimental Station," Electrochemical Society, Inc. Pittsburgh Local Section.

Kumta, P., 2003, "Electrochemically Active Nanocomposites," NASA-Glenn Research Center.

Kumta, P., 2003, "Electrochemically Active Nanocomposites: Opportunities and Challenges," International Battery Conference at Hawaii and the International Battery Association conference, Waikoloa Beach Resort Inn at Kona, Hawaii.

Kumta, P., 2003, "Nanostructured Calcium Phosphates: Opportunities and Challenges for Tissue Engineering," McGowan Institute of Regenerative Medicine (MIRM) Seminar.

Kumta, P., Kim, I.S., and Blomgren, G.E., 2003, "Nanostructured Electrochemically Active Nanocomposites," ONR-AFOSR Program Review, Annapolis, Maryland.

Kumta, P., Sfeir, C., Weiss, L., Campbell, P., Walker, L., and Hollinger, J., 2003, "NIRT-Ink Jetting of Nanostructured Matrices for Controlled Gene Delivery," Washington.

Choi, D., and Kumta, P., 2003, "A Two-Step Chemical Approach to the Generation of High Surface-Area Transition Metal Nitrides for Supercapacitor Application," 204th Meeting of the The Electrochemical Society, Orlando, Florida.

Choi, D., and Kumta, P., 2003, "Hydrazide Sol-Gel Synthesis of Nanostructured Nitrides for Supercapacitor Applications," 105th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Nashville.

Choi, D., and Kumta, P., 2003, "Synthesis of Layered LiMn1-xBxO2 (x = 0.1, 0.25 and 0.33): Cathodes for Li-ion Battery Application," 204th Meeting of the The Electrochemical Society, Orlando, Florida.

Kim, I.S., Kumta, P., and Blomgren, G.E., 2003, "Electrochemically Active Nanocomposites for Li-Ion Batteries," 105th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Nashville.

Kim, I.S., Blomgren, G.E., and Kumta, P., 2003, "Sn/C Nanocomposite Anodes for Li-Ion Batteries," 204th Meeting of the The Electrochemical Society, Orlando, Florida.

Maranchi, J., and Kumta, P., 2003, "Amorphous Si Thin Film Anodes for Lithium-Ion Batteries," 105th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Nashville.

Maranchi, J., Hepp, A., and Kumta, P., 2003, "High Capacity, Reversible Silicon Thin Film Anodes for Lithium-Ion Batteries," 204th Meeting of the The Electrochemical Society, Orlando, Florida.

Maranchi, J., Hepp, A., and Kumta, P., 2003, "Microstructural Characterization of Silicon Thin Film Anodes For Lithium-Ion Batteries," 204th Meeting of the The Electrochemical Society, Orlando, Florida.

Kumta, P., and Roy, S.K., 2002, "Electrochemical Characterization of Chemically Derived Nanocrystalline Cobalt Ferrite Spinel," 104th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, St. Louis, Missouri.

Kumta, P., Kim, I.S., and Blomgren, G.E., 2002, "Nanostructured Electrochemically Active Nanocomposites," ONR-AFOSR Program Review, Annapolis, Maryland.

Kumta, P., Kim, J.Y., Yang, Z., Valdez, T., and Narayanan, S.R., 2002, "A Novel Sol-Gel Based Approach to Synthesize High-Surface Area Pt-Ru Catalysts as Anodes for Direct Methanol Fuel Cells," 201st Spring meeting of the Electrochemical Society, Philadelphia.

Kumta, P., Patel, P., and Roy, S.K., 2002, "Mechanochemical Synthesis of Antimony and Tin Anodes By In Situ Reduction of Oxides," 104th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, St. Louis, Missouri.

2002, "Phase Stability of Lithiated Transition Metal Oxides," 201st Spring meeting of the Electrochemical Society, Philadelphia.

Boduch, K.A., Chapman, T., Marra, K., Petricca, S., and Kumta, P., 2002, "Synthesis of Novel Polymer/Ceramic Composites as Potential Bone Substitutes," American Chemical Society National Meeting, Orlando, FL.

Choi, D., and Kumta, P., 2002, "A New Dopant for Stabilizing Lithium Manganese Oxide," 104th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, St. Louis, Missouri.

Choi, D., and Kumta, P., 2002, "Chemical Synthesis and Characterization of Hydroxyapatite by Aqueous Route using CaCl2 and Na3PO4," Engineering Tissue Growth International Conference and Exposition, Pittsburgh, PA.

Choi, D., and Kumta, P., 2002, "Crystal Chemistry and Phase Stability of Ru-doped Layered Moniclinic LiMnO2," 201st Spring meeting of the Electrochemical Society, Philadelphia.

Choi, D., and Kumta, P., 2002, "Mechanochemical Synthesis and Characterization of ¿-TCP," 104th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, St. Louis, Missouri.

Kim, I.S., Kumta, P., and Blomgren, G.E., 2002, "New Silicon and Titanium Boride Nanocomposite Anodes for Li-Ion Batteries," 201st Spring meeting of the Electrochemical Society, Philadelphia.

Kim, I.S., Blomgren, G.E., and Kumta, P., 2002, "Nanocomposites of Silicon for Use as Anodes in Lithium-Ion Systems," 104th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, St. Louis, Missouri.

Maranchi, J., Kumta, P., and Hepp, A., 2002, "Microstructural Characterization of Thin Film Electrodes for Lithium-Ion Batteries," 201st Spring meeting of the Electrochemical Society, Philadelphia.

Maranchi, J., Kumta, P., and Hepp, A., 2002, "Synthesis and Characterization of Thin-Film Lithium-Ion Batteries Using Polymer Electrolytes," 201st Spring meeting of the Electrochemical Society, Philadelphia.

Maranchi, J.P., Hepp, A.F., Raffaelle, R.P., Harris, J.D., and Kumta, P., 2002, "Synthesis and Characterization of an Integrated Solid-State Thin Film Lithium-Ion Battery System," 104th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, St. Louis, Missouri.

Petricca, S., Choi, D., Marra, K., and Kumta, P., 2002, "In situ Synthesis of Polymer-Ceramic Composites for Bone Tissue Engineering," Engineering Tissue Growth International Conference and Exposition, Pittsburgh, PA.

Roy, S., and Kumta, P., 2002, "Electrochemical Characterization of Chemically Derived Nanocrystalline Cobalt Ferrite Spinel," 201st Spring meeting of the Electrochemical Society, Philadelphia.

Kumta, P., 2001, "Thin Film Lithium-Ion Battery Systems," 103rd Annual meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Kumta, P., Kim, I.S., and Blomgren, G.E., 2001, "Nanostructured Electrochemically Active Nanocomposites," ONR-AFOSR Program Review, Annapolis, Maryland.

Bidic, S.M., Calvert, J.W., Marra, K., Kumta, P., Campbell, P., Mitchell, R., Wigginton, W., Hollinger, J.O., Weiss, L., and Mooney, M.P., 2001, "Healing of Rabbit Calvarial Defects Using Caprotite Scaffolds Seeded with Autologous Bone Marrow Stromal Cells," the annual meeting of the American Association for Dental Research, Chicago.

Choi, D., Kim, I., and Kumta, P., 2001, "Chemical Synthesis and Characterization of Polymer-Ceramic Composites for Bone Tissue Engineering," 103rd Annual meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Kim, I., Kumta, P., and Blomgren, G.E., 2001, "Nanocomposites of Silicon and Transition Metal Non-Oxide: Promising Anodes for LI-Ion Batteries," 103rd Annual meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Landa, A.I., Chang, C.C., Kumta, P., Vitos, L., and Abrikosov, A.I., 2001, "First Principles Simulation of Phase Stability in Stoichiometric and Cobalt-Doped LiMnO2," Eleventh Conference on Computational Research on Materials, Morgantown, West Virginia.

Landa, A.I., Chang, C.C., Kumta, P., Vitos, L., and Abrikosov, A.I., 2001, "First Principles Simulations of Phase Stability in Stoichiometric and Doped LiMnO2," MRS Spring Meeting, San Francisco.

Landa, A.I., Chang, C.C., Kumta, P., Vitos, L., and Abrikosov, I.A., 2001, "First Principles Simulations of Phase Stability in Stoichiometric and Cobalt-Doped LiMnO2," American Physical Society, Seattle, WA.

Maranchi, J.P., Hepp, A.F., Raffaelle, R.P., and Kumta, P., 2001, "Synthesis and Characterization of Thin Film Lithium-Ion Batteries Using Polymer Electrolytes," 103rd Annual meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Indianapolis, Indiana.

Yao, S.C., Amon, C.H., Gabriel, K., Kumta, P., Murthy, J.Y., Wu, C.F., Hsieh, C.C., Boyalakuntla, D., Narumanchi, S.V., and Rebello, K., 2001, "MEMS Enabled Micro Spray Cooling System for Thermal Control of Electronic Chips," IMECE Conference, New York.

Kumta, P., 2000, "Particulate Sol-Gel Approach to Electrochemically Active Materials: A Fundamental Study," Condensed Matter Physics Department, Uppsala University, Uppsala.

Kumta, P., 2000, "Particulate Sol-Gel Approach to Electrochemically Active Materials: A Fundamental Study," University of Washington, Seattle.

Kumta, P., 2000, "Particulate Sol-Gel Approach to Electrochemically Active Materials: A Fundamental Study," Virginia Polytechnic Institute, Blacksburg.

Kumta, P., 2000, "Polymer-Ceramic Composites for Bone Tissue Engineering," Biomedical and Health Engineering Program, Carnegie Mellon University.

Kumta, P., 2000, "Thin film Lithium-Ion Batteries," NASA-Goddard, Baltimore, Maryland.

Kumta, P., and Weiss, L., 2000, "Layered Manufacturing with Polymer/Ceramic Composites for Bone Tissue Engineering," ONR Review, Woodshole, Cape Cod.

Kumta, P., Chang, C.C., Maranchi, J., Hepp, A.F., and Harris, J., 2000, "Thin Film Power Sources for Integrated Electronic Devices," 102nd Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, St. Louis.

Kumta, P., Kim, I.S., and Blomgren, G.E., 2000, "Nanostructured Si Based Composite: New Anode Materials for Li-Ion Batteries," ONR-DOE Workshop, Argonne National Laboratory, Chicago.

Chang, C.C., Kim, J.Y., Yang, Z.G., and Kumta, P., 2000, "Reaction Kinetics and Mechanism of Formation of LiNiO2 from Particulate Sol-Gel (PSG) Derived Precursors," 102nd Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, St. Louis.

Choi, D., Shoykhet, N., Orbin, J.M., Campbell, P.G., Kumta, P., and Marra, K.G., 2000, "Synthesis, Characterization, and Cellular Assessment of Novel Polymer/Ceramic Composites," ICES Symposium.

Kim, I.S., and Kumta, P., 2000, "Chemically Synthesized Nitride-Based Composite Anode for Li-Ion Batteries," 102nd Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, St. Louis.

Kim, I.S., and Kumta, P., 2000, "Synthesis of Nanostructured TiN Powder Derived from the Hydrazide Sol-Gel Process," 102nd Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, St. Louis.

Kim, J.Y., Yang, Z.G., Chang, C.C., and Kumta, P., 2000, "Chemical Synthesis of Tin-Oxide Based Anodes for Li-Ion Battery Anodes," 102nd Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, St. Louis.

Kim, J.Y., Yang, Z.G., Chang, C.C., and Kumta, P., 2000, "Mechanical Alloying:A Viable Approach to the Synthesis of Cathode Materials for Lithium-Ion Batteries," 102nd Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, St. Louis.

Mooney, M.P., Bidic, S.M., Calvert, J.W., Marra, K., Kumta, P., Campbell, P., Mitchell, R., Wigginton, W., El-Gheriani, A.A., Hollinger, J.O., and Weiss, L., 2000, "Healing of rabbit calvarial defects using Caprotite bone scaffolds," International Tissue Engineering Meeting, Innsbruck, Austria.

Yang, Z.G., Chang, C.C., Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 2000, "Lithium Insertion in Nanostructured Si/C Composites Prepared via High Energy Milling," 102nd Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, St. Louis.

Yang, Z.G., Kim, J.Y., Chang, C.C., and Kumta, P., 2000, "Nanostructured Si/C Composite Via High Energy Milling: A Potential Li-Ion Anode Materials," 102nd Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, St. Louis.

Kumta, P., 1999, "From Solid Freeform Fabrication to Tissue Engineering," Naval Research Laboratory, Washington D.C..

Kumta, P., 1999, "Low Temperature Routes to Electrochemically Active Materials," Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

Kumta, P., and Weiss, L., 1999, "From Freeform Fabrication to Tissue Engineering," Carnegie Mellon University, Department of Materials Science and Engineering.

Kumta, P., Kim, J.Y., and Hasselman, D.P., 1999, "3-D Interconnected Porous AlN Composite: A Viable Substrate for Electronic Packaging," 101st, Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Indianapolis.

Chang, C.C., Kim, J.Y., Kumta, P., and Rakhimov, R., 1999, "Pure Nickel Based Super Cation Overoxidation Material (SCOM): An Excellent Candidate for Next Generation Lithium-Ion Batteries," 101st, Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Indianapolis.

Chang, C.C., Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 1999, "Super Cation Over-Oxidation Materials (SCOM): A New Family of Cathode Materials For Next Generation Lithium-Ion Battery Applications," 101st, Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Indianapolis.

Gassner, R., Szem, J.W., Marra, K.G., Mooney, M.P., Kumta, P., and Weiss, L.E., 1999, "Autologie knochenmarkzellen verursachen fusion von hydroxylapatit-schichten unter bildung drei-dimensionaler vaskularisierter knochen-transplantate," Acta Chirurgica Austriaca.

Gassner, R., Szem, J.W., Marra, K.G., Mooney, M.P., Kumta, P., and Weiss, L.E., 1999, "Autologie knochenmarkzellen verursachen fusion von hydroxylapatit-schichten unter bildung drei-dimensionaler vaskularisierter knochen-transplantate," Annual meeting of the Austrian Surgeons of Oral and Maxillofacial Society, Linz-Innsbruck, Austria.

Kim, I.S., and Kumta, P., 1999, "Synthesis and Characterization of TiN Derived from the Hydrazide Sol-Gel Process," "Synthesis and Characterization of TiN Derived from the Hydrazide Sol-Gel Process," Indianapolis.

Lee, S.M., Kumta, P., Blomgren, G.E., and Mansuetto, M., 1999, "Synthesis and Electrochemical Studies of LiMn2O4 Prepared by the Spray-Decomposition Method," 101st, Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Indianapolis.

Weil, K.S., Kumta, P., Hepp, A.F., and Harris, J., 1999, "Synthesis of Thin Film Batteries by Spray Decomposition," 101st, Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Indianapolis.

Kumta, P., 1998, "Application of Sol-Gel Concepts for the Synthesis of Non-Oxide Ceramics," 100th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Cincinnati.

Chang, C.C., and Kumta, P., 1998, "The Effect of Lithium Carbonate on the Electrochemical Performance of LiNiO2 Synthesized Using Particulate Sol-Gel Approach," 100th. Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Cincinnati.

Chang, C.C., Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 1998, "A New Precursor to LiMO2 (M = Ni or Ni0.75Co0.25) Prepared Using the Particulate Sol-Gel Method," 100th. Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Cincinnati.

Kim, J.K., and Kumta, P., 1998, "A Novel Chemical Approach to Synthesize Pt-Ru Catalysts As Anodes For Direct Methanol Fuel Cells," 100th. Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Cincinnati.

Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 1998, "3-D Interconnected Porous AlN Composite: A Viable Substrate for Electronic Packaging," IEEE National Aerospace and electronics conference (NAECON), Dayton, Ohio.

Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 1998, "A Flexible Sol-Gel Based Approach for Synthesizing Powders in the Al-O-N System," National Science Foundation (NSF) Grantees Conference, Mexico City, Mexico.

Marra, K.G., Kumta, P., DiMilla, P.A., Weiss, L.E., Szem, J.W., Campbell, P.G., and Mooney, M.P., 1998, "Novel Three-Dimensional Biodegradable Scaffolds for Bone Tissue Engineering," Fall Meeting of the MRS, Boston.

Okano, T., Szem, J.W., Kumta, P., DiMilla, P.A., Weiss, L., and Matsuda, T., 1998, "Multilayer synthetic vessels for use in vascularized tissue engineered bone," conference of Tissue Engineering Society, Orlando, Florida.

Sriram, M.A., and Kumta, P., 1998, "A Study of the Thio-Sol-Gel Synthesis of Titanium Disulfide and its Structural and Electrochemical Characterization," National Science Foundation Grantees Conference, Mexico City, Mexico.

Szem, J.W., Marra, K.G., Mooney, M.P., Kumta, P., and Weiss, L.E., 1998, "Layered Manufacturing of Vascularized Bone Grafts Using Polymer/Ceramic Scaffolds and Autogenous Bone Marrow Cells," Second Bi-Annual Meeting of the Tissue Engineering Society, Orlando, FL.

Weil, K.S., Kumta, P., Hepp, A.F., and Harris, J.D., 1998, "Synthesis of thin film Battery Components Using Spray Decomposition Technique," Fall Meeting of the MRS, Boston.

Weil, K.S., and Kumta, P., 1998, "Synthesis of thin film Battery Components Using Spray Decomposition Technique," Fall Meeting of the MRS, Boston.

Kumta, P., 1997, "Lithium-ion Batteries and Other Energy Storage Devices," PPG, paints coatings and silica products division.

Kumta, P., 1997, "Novel Chemical Routes to Metal Nitrides," KennaMetal, Latrobe, Pennsylvania.

Kumta, P., 1997, "Particulate Sol-Gel synthesis and Characterization of LiMO2 (M=Ni, Co, NixCo1-x) Powders for Rechargeable Lithium-Ion Batteries," Jet Propulsion Laboratories.

Kumta, P., 1997, "Sol-gel based approaches to layered transition metal oxide and non-oxide ceramics," Department of Materials Science and Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, PA.

Kumta, P., Chang, C.C., Gallet, D., and Waghray, A., 1997, "Particulate Sol-Gel Processing and Characterization of LiMO2 (M = Ni, Co, NixCo1-x) Powders for Li-Ion Batteries," 5th. Lithium Battery Workshop for Battery Exploratory Development, Vermont, Burlington.

Chang, C.C., and Kumta, P., 1997, "Particulate Sol-Gel Processing and Electrochemical Characterization of LiNiO2 and LiNixCo1-xO2 for Secondary Li-ion Batteries," Fall Meeting of the Electrochemical Society, Paris, France.

Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 1997, "A Novel Non-Aqueous Chemical Approach for the Synthesis of AlN Powders," 99th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Cincinnati.

Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 1997, "Structural Characterization of Borophosphosilicate Glasses and Glass-Ceramics Synthesized Using Modified Oxide Sol-Gel (MOSG) and Sol-Precipitation (MOSP) Processes," 99th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Cincinnati.

Kim, J.Y., Sriram, M.A., Kumta, P., Phillips, B.L., and Risbud, S.H., 1997, "A Flexible Sol-Gel Based Approach for the Synthesis of Powders in the Al-O-N System," 99th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Cincinnati.

Kostov, S., Wang, Y., DenBoer, M.L., Greenbaum, S., Chang, C.C., and Kumta, P., 1997, "X-ray Absorption and NMR Studies of LiNiCoO2 Cathodes Prepared by a Particulate Sol-Gel Process," Fall 1997 Meeting of the Materials Research Society, Boston.

Weil, K.S., and Kumta, P., 1997, "Structural Characterization of a Series of New Ternary ¿-Nitride Compounds," MRS Fall Meeting, Boston.

Weil, K.S., and Kumta, P., 1997, "Synthesis of a New Layered Ternary Transition Metal Nitride By The Ammonolysis of a Chelated Precursor," 99th. Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Cincinnati.

Weil, K.S., and Kumta, P., 1997, "Synthesis of a New Series of Ternary Tungsten Nitride Powders by The Ammonolysis of Chelated Precursors," 99th. Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Cincinnati.

Weil, K.S., and Kumta, P., 1997, "Synthesis of Ternary Transition Metal Nitrides By the Ammonolysis of Complexed Metal-Organic Precursors, paper presented at the Ceramics Processing," Ceramics Processing' 97 Symposium, Santa Barbara.

Weil, K.S., and Kumta, P., 1997, "The Spray Deposition of Transition Metal Nitride Thin Films Using Alcohol Based Precursor Solutions," MRS Fall Meeting, Boston.

Weil, K.S., and Kumta, P., 1997, "The Use of Metallorganic Precursors in the Synthesis of a New Ternary Nitride Powders," 99th Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Cincinnati.

Kumta, P., 1996, "Chemical Processing of LiCoO2 and LiNi0.75Co0.25O2 Powders for Rechargeable Lithium Batteries," Gordon Research Conference on 'Solid State Ionics, Colby-Sawyer College, New Hampshire, New England.

Kumta, P., Gallet, D., Waghray, A., Blomgren, G., and Setter, M.P., 1996, "Microstructure and Electrochemical Characterization of Particulate Sol-Gel Derived LiCoO2 Powders," 190th. Meeting of the Electrochemical Society, San Antonio, Texas.

Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 1996, "A Sol-Gel based Approach for the Synthesis of Aluminum Nitride Powders," 98th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Indianapolis.

Waghray, A., Kumta, P., Blomgren, G., Misture, S., and Wang, X.L., 1996, "Structural Characterization and Electrochemical Properties of LiMn2O4 Spinel for chargeable Lithium-Ion Batteries," 189th Meeting of The Electrochemical Society, Los Angeles.

Waghray, A., Kumta, P., Blomgren, G., Misture, S., and Wang, X.L., 1996, "Structural Characterization of LiMn2O4 Spinel and Correlation to Electrochemical Properties for Rechargeable Li-Batteries," 98th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Indianapolis.

Weil, K.S., and Kumta, P., 1996, "Synthesis of Transition Metal Nitride Powders and Coatings Using Chemically Complexed Precursors," 98th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Indianapolis.

Kumta, P., 1995, "Chemical Processing of Transition Metal Oxide Cathodes," The ARPA Battery Workshop, The Xerox Document University Training and Conference Center.

Kumta, P., 1995, "Chemical Synthesis of Cobalt and Nickel Oxides for Secondary Lithium Batteries," The Naval Surface Warfare Center, Carderock Division, Maryland.

Kumta, P., 1995, "Low Temperature Chemical Processing of Cathode Materials for Advanced Rechargeable Lithium Batteries," 4th Lithium Battery Exploratory Development Workshop, Myrtle Beach Hilton, Myrtle Beach, South Carolina.

Kumta, P., 1995, "New Chemical approaches to Synthesize Oxide and Non-Oxide Ceramics for Electrochemical Applications," Motorola, Chicago.

Kumta, P., 1995, "New Chemical Approaches to Synthesize Oxide and Non-Oxide Materials for Rechargeable Lithium Batteries," Indiana University of Pennsylvania.

1995, "Synthesis of Layered LiMO2 (M = Ni,Co) Compounds using Evaporative Decomposition of Solutions," 97th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Cincinnati.

Gallet, D., Waghray, A., and Kumta, P., 1995, "Low Temperature Chemical Processing of Layered LiMO2 (M = Ni, Co) Compounds," 97th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Cincinnati.

Hsu, R., Feist, T.P., and Kumta, P., 1995, "Modified Oxide Sol-Precipitation of Glass-Ceramics in B2O3-P2O5-SiO2 System," 97th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Cincinnati.

Hsu, R., Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 1995, "Processing of 3-D Interconnected Porous Glass and Ceramic Composites of AlN for Electronic Packaging," 97th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Cincinnati.

Kim, J.Y., and Kumta, P., 1995, "Effect of Nitridation on the Dielectric Properties of Sol-Gel Derived Borosilicate Glass," 97th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Cincinnati.

Sriram, M.A., and Kumta, P., 1995, "Morphology and Electrochemical Characteristics of Thio Sol-Gel Derived TiS2 Powders," 97th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Cincinnati.

Weil, K.S., and Kumta, P., 1995, "A Complexed Precursor Approach to Synthesize Ternary Transition Metal Nitride Powders," 1995 Fall Meeting of The Materials Research Society, Boston.

Weil, K.S., and Kumta, P., 1995, "Ion-Exchange Process for the Synthesis of TiO2 Spheres," 97th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Cincinnati.

Weil, K.S., Sriram, M.A., and Kumta, P., 1995, "Low Temperature Chemical synthesis of Mo2N Powders," 97th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Cincinnati.

Kumta, P., 1994, "Novel Approaches to Processing of Ceramic Substrates and Rechargeable Power Sources for High Speed Devices," Hughes Research Laboratories, Malibu.

Kumta, P., 1994, "Novel Approaches to Processing of Ceramic Substrates and Rechargeable Power Sources for High Speed Devices," Hughes Research Laboratories, New Port Beach.

Kumta, P., 1994, "Novel Approaches to Processing of Ceramic Substrates and Rechargeable Power Sources for High Speed Devices," National Semiconductors, Santa Clara.

Kumta, P., 1994, "Novel Processing and Applications of Nitride and Sulfide Ceramics," NASA, Cleveland, Ohio.

Kumta, P., Hackenberg, R.E., and Phulé, P.P., 1994, "Structural Evolution of Sol-Gel Derived Cordierite Glass and Glass-Ceramics," Spring Meeting of The Materials Research Society, San Francisco.

Kumta, P., McMichael, P., and Sriram, M.A., 1994, "Low Temperature Processing of Aluminum Oxynitride," 96th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramics Society, Indianapolis.

Sriram, M.A., and Kumta, P., 1994, "Morphology and Electrochemical Characteristics of Thio Sol-Gel Derived Titanium Disulfide Powders," 96th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramics Society, Indianapolis.

Sriram, M.A., and Kumta, P., 1994, "Thio Sol-Gel Process for the Synthesis of Titanium Disulfide," Spring Meeting of The Materials Research Society, San Francisco.

Sriram, M.A., McMichael, P., and Kumta, P., 1994, "Sol-Gel Processing of Aluminum Oxynitride Glass and Glass-Ceramics," Spring Meeting of The Materials Research Society, San Francisco.

Kumta, P., 1993, "Materials Science Perspectives in Electronic Packaging," Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, Ohio.

Kumta, P., 1993, "Modified Sol-Gel Routes to Borophosphosilicate Glass-Ceramic Composites for Electronic Packaging," DuPont, Wilmington, Delaware.

Kumta, P., 1993, "Non-Aqueous Molecular Processing of Sulfide Ceramics for Infrared Window Application," Hudson-Mohawk Section of the American Ceramic Society.

Kumta, P., 1993, "Processing Aspects of Glass Matrix Fiber and Ceramic Composites for Electronic Packaging," Wright Patterson Air Force Base, Dayton, Ohio.

Hsu, R., Sriram, M.A., and Kumta, P., 1993, "Sol-Gel Processing of Glass-Ceramics in B2O3-P2O5-SiO2 System," 95th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society Meeting, Cincinnati, Ohio.

McMichael, P., Sriram, M.A., and Kumta, P., 1993, "Non-Aqueous Molecular Processing of Sulfide Ceramics," 95th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Cincinnati, Ohio.

McMichael, P., Sriram, M.A., and Kumta, P., 1993, "Synthesis of Novel High Pressure Phase in the Ternary Zn-In-S System," 95th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society Meeting, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Sriram, M.A., Kumta, P., Matoney, J., and Ko, E., 1993, "Novel Low Temperature Synthesis of Molybdenum Nitride," 95th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society Meeting, Cincinnati, Ohio.

Sriram, M.A., and Kumta, P., 1993, "New Chemical Approaches to Synthesize Titanium Disulfide," Fall Meeting of The Materials Research Society, Boston.

Kumta, P., 1992, "Sol-Gel Processing of Electronic and Optical Ceramics," Northwestern University.

Kumta, P., and Sriram, M.A., 1992, "In-situ Generated Alkoxide Synthesis of Borosilicate and Borophosphate Glasses and Ceramics for Microelectronic Packaging," 94th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Minneapolis.

Kumta, P., Sriram, M.A., and McMichael, P., 1992, "Molecular Processing of Sulfide Ceramics," 94th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Minneapolis.

Kumta, P., 1991, "Chemical Processing of Polycrystalline Sulfides for Infrared Window Applications," 93rd Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Cincinnati.

Kumta, P., 1991, "Chemical Synthesis of Infrared Transmitting Materials for Window Application," Aluminum Corp. of America (ALCOA).

Kumta, P., 1991, "Synthesis and Structural Investigations of Infrared Transmitting Materials in Rare Earth Chalcogenide System," Pennsylvania State University.

Sriram, M.A., and Kumta, P., 1991, "Sol-Gel Processing of Glasses and Glass-Ceramics for Microelectronic Packaging," Fall Meeting of The Materials Research Society, Boston.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1990, "Novel Precursors for Sulfide Ceramics," 92nd Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Dallas.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1990, "Primary and Secondary Phase Separation in GeS2-La2S3 Glasses," PIE Conference on Properties and Characterization of Optical Glass, San Diego.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1990, "Structure of Chemically Derived Lanthanum Sulfide Powders," 92nd Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Dallas.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1989, "Chemical Synthesis of Lanthanum Sesquisulfide Powders," 4th International Conference on Ultrastructure Processing of Ceramics, Glasses and Composites, Tucson, Arizona.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1989, "Effect of Precursor Chemistry on the Powder Processing of Rare Earth Sulfides," 1st International Ceramic Science and Technology Congress of The American Ceramic Society, Anaheim, California.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1989, "Glasses in Rare Earth Sulfide Systems," 1st International Ceramic Science and Technology Congress of The American Ceramic Society, Anaheim, California.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1989, "Novel Glasses in the GeS2-La2S3 System," 91st Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Indianapolis.

Harrison, R.A., Kumta, P., Deymier, P.A., and Risbud, S.H., 1989, "Molecular Dynamics Study of IR Spectra of Zinc Chloride Glasses," 91st Annual Meeting of the American Ceramic Society, Indianapolis.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1988, "Chemical Synthesis of IR-Optical Sulfide Ceramic Powders," 90th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society.

Kumta, P., Deymier, P.A., and Risbud, S.H., 1988, "Molecular Dynamics Simulation Studies of Zinc Chloride Melts and Glasses at Constant Pressure'," 90th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1987, "Low Temperature Chemical Synthesis of Oxysulfide Precursors for IR-Optical Sulfide Ceramics," 40th Annual Pacific Coast Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, San Diego, CA.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1987, "Processing and Microanalysis of Y-Ba-Cu-O Superconducting Materials," Fall Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Denver, CO.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1987, "Properties of Thin Film Rare Earth Perovskite Materials," Fall Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Denver, CO.

Kumta, P., Phule, P.P., and Risbud, S.H., 1987, "Low Temperature (below 100°C) Synthesis of Amorphous Sulfide Powders," 89th Annual Meeting of The American Ceramic Society, Pittsburgh, PA.

Kumta, P., and Risbud, S.H., 1986, "Rapid Solidification Processing of InSb-GaSb Alloys," Basic Science, Electronics and Glass Divisions joint meeting of The American Ceramic Society, New Orleans, LA.

Maiti, S., Pal, S., Damle, S., Patel, S., Dutta, M.K., and Kumta, P.N., "Micromechanisms contributing to capacity fade in Silicon anode for Lithium-ion batteries," USNCCM, Minneapolis, MN.

Kumta, P., and Wang, W., 2010, "A Nanostructured Support Matrix and Methods of Preparation As Reversible High Capacity Anodes in Energy Storage Systems."

Kumta, P., Roy, A., and Sfeir, C., 2009, "Nanostructured Injectable Bone Cements for Bone Regeneration."

Kumta, P., Maranchi, J., and Datta, M., 2004, "Self-Contained, Alloy type, Thin Film Anodes for Lithium-Ion Batteries."

Sfeir, C., Campbell, P., Jadlowiec, J., and Kumta, P., 2004, "Method of Inducing Biomineralization, Method of Inducing Bone Regeneration and Methods Related thereof," 0087959 A1.

Kumta, P., Sfeir, C., Choi, D., Hollinger, J., Campbell, P., and Weiss, L., 2003, "Method of Manufacturing Hydroxyapatite and Uses Therefor in Delivery of Nucleic Acids," 0219466 A1.

Chang, T.Y., Kumta, P., and Chang, C.C., 2004, "Methods of Fabricating Binding Layers For a Li-ion Polymer Battery," US 6,727,017 B1.

Chang, T.Y., Kumta, P., and Chang, C.C., 2007, "Structure and Methods of Fabricating Binding Layers for a Li-ion Polymer Battery," US 7, 288, 343 B2.

Kumta, P., Chang, C.C., and Sriram, M.A., 2000, "Cathode Materials for Li-ion Batteries," 6,017,654.

Kumta, P., and Datta, M.K., 2010, "Nanoscale Silicon-Based Compositions and Methods of Preparation," US 2010/0078599 A1.

Kumta, P., Paul, A., and Jampani, P.H., 2010, "Ternary Metal Transition Metal Non-Oxide Nano-particles, Methods and Applications Thereof," US2010/0019207 A1.

Kumta, P., Sfier, C.S., and Roy, A., 2011, "Bone Substitute Compositions, Methods of Preparation and Clinical Applications," US 2011/0064703 A1.

Kumta, P., Waghray, A., and Blomgren, G.E., "Chemical Processes to Synthesize LiMn2O4 for use as a Cathode Material in Secondary Lithium Ion Batteries'."

Kumta, P., and Wang, W., 2010, "Compositions Including Nano-particles and a Nano-structured Support Matrix and Methods of Preparation as Reversible High Capacity Anodes in Energy Storage Systems," US 2010/0310941 A1.

Marra, K.G., Weiss, L., Calvert, J.W., and Kumta, P., 2000, "Biocompatible Composition and Methods of Using Same," 6,165,486.