James M. Rondinelli

Argonne National Laboratory
9700 S. Cass Ave
Argonne, Il 60439

Phone: 630-252-0241

Fax: 630-252-0240

E-Mail: rondinelli@anl.gov


  • 2010 – present: Argonne Scholar, Distinguished Joseph Katz Postdoctoral Fellow

  • University of California, Santa Barbara, CA; Ph.D. in Materials Science, 2010

  • Northwestern University, Evanston, IL; B.S. in Materials Science and Engineering, 2006

Research Interests:

  • To develop a materials understanding of competing electronic and magnetically ordered phases in correlated oxides and fluorides with first-principles calculations for innovative materials design.

Selected Publications:

  1. J.M. Rondinelli and N.A. Spaldin, Electron-lattice instabilities suppress cuprate-like electronic structures in SrFeO3/SrTiO3 superlattices, Phys. Rev. B, 81 085109 (2010) [DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.81.085109]
  2. J.M. Rondinelli, A.S. Eidelson and N.A. Spaldin, Non-d0 Mn-driven ferroelectricity in antiferromagnetic BaMnO3, Phys. Rev. B, 79 205119 (2009) [DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.79.205119]
  3. J.M. Rondinelli and N.A. Spaldin, Structural effects on the spin-state transition in epitaxially strained LaCoO3 films, Phys. Rev. B, 79 054409 (2009) [DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.79.054409]
  4. J.M. Rondinelli, N.M. Caffrey, S. Sanvito, and N.A. Spaldin, Electronic properties of bulk and thin film SrRuO3: a search for the metal-insulator transition, Phys. Rev. B, 78 155107 (2008) [DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevB.78.155107]
  5. J.M. Rondinelli, M. Stengel, and N.A. Spaldin, Carrier-mediated Magnetoelectricity in Complex Oxide Heterostructures, Nature Nanotechnology 3 46 (2008) [DOI: 10.1038/nnano.2007.412]
  6. C.H. Lanier, J.M. Rondinelli, B. Deng, R. Kilaas, K.R. Poeppelmeier, and L.D. Marks, Surface Reconstruction with a Fractional Hole: (√5 × √5)R26.6° LaAlO3(001), Phys. Rev. Lett. 98 086102 (2007) [DOI: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.98.086102]

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