Dr. Michelle Sherrott

Alumni - Academic Postdocs


Dr. Sherrott completed her PhD in Materials Science at Caltech in January of 2018. She was a fellow of the Resnick Sustainability Institute; her PhD thesis was entitled “Active Infrared Nanophotonics in van der Waals Materials.” She is now a postdoc at MIT in Prof Marc Baldo’s group.

Available Publications

Electronic Modulation of Near-Field Radiative Transfer in Graphene Field Effect Heterostructures

Nathan H. Thomas, Michelle C. Sherrott, Jeremy Broulliet, Harry A. Atwater,
and Austin J. Minnich
NANO Letters (2019)

Anisotropic Quantum Well Electro-Optics in Few-Layer Black Phosphorus

Michelle C. Sherrott, William S. Whitney, Deep Jariwala, Souvik Biswas, Cora M. Went, Joeson Wong, George R. Rossman, and Harry A. Atwater
Nano Letters (2019) - 2D Materials

Materials challenges for the Starshot lightsail

Harry A. Atwater, Artur R. Davoyan, Ognjen Ilic, Deep Jariwala, Michelle C. Sherrott,
Cora M. Went, William S. Whitney and Joeson Wong
Nature Materials (2018) - Starshot

Nanoscale doping heterogeneity in few-layer WSe2 exfoliated onto noble metals revealed by correlated SPM and TERS imaging

Deep Jariwala, Andrey Krayev, Joeson Wong, A Edward Robinson, Michelle C Sherrott, Shuo Wang, Gang-Yu Liu, Mauricio Terrones, and Harry A Atwater
2D Materials (2018) - 2D Materials

Active Radiative Thermal Switching with Graphene Plasmon Resonators

Ognjen Ilic, Nathan H. Thomas, Thomas Christensen, Michelle C. Sherrott, Marin Soljacič, Austin J. Minnich, Owen D. Miller, and Harry A. Atwater
ACS Nano (2018) - 2D Materials Plasmonics