Ryan Thomas Frederick

Ph.D. Graduate Student
Department of Chemical, Biological, and Environmental Engineering, Oregon State University
Advisor: Gregory S. Herman
 
Education
B.S. Chemical Engineering, Oregon State University, 2011
Graduate-Level Coursework, California Institute of Technology, 09/2011-05/2012
Ph.D. Chemical Engineering (In progress), Oregon State University, Current
 
 

Honors and Awards

  • Graduate Fellowship: Intel Foundation / Semiconductor Research Corporation Education Alliance Graduate Fellowship (Awarded May 27, 2016, Initiation of award at beginning of 3rd year)
  • Student Recognition Award and invitation to SEMI 2017 Industry Strategy Symposium, Awarded January 10th, 2017
  • Graduate Student Travel Award, Oregon State University Graduate School Awards, Awarded November 21, 2016 for travel to Spring American Chemical Society bi-annual National Meeting & Exposition
  • Third Place, Graduate Poster Competition, PNWAVS 2016, Awarded September 16th, 2016
  • Best-in-Session, Nanopatterning Session, for evaluation of oral and poster presentations at SRC TECHCON 2016, Awarded September 13th, 2016
  • Runner-up Poster, Division of Chemical, Biological, and Environmental Engineering, at Inaugural Oregon State University Engineering Research Expo, Awarded March 4th, 2015
  • Presidential Scholars Award (2011-2012), Awarded May 25th, 2011
  • COMAP Contest in Mathematical Modeling Meritorious, 2008, 2009, and 2010
  • Most Outstanding Poster, Engineering Category, at OSU Honors Thesis Fair, 2011
  • First Place Poster, Engineering Category, at Celebrating Undergraduate Excellence Research Fair, 2010
  • Scholarships: OSU Presidential Scholarship (2007-2011), Dean of Engineering Scholarship (2007-2011), Chevron Scholarship (2010-2011), Rieckmann Family Scholarship (2010-2011)

Publications

  1. R.T. Frederick, Z. Novotny, F.P. Netzer, G.S. Herman, Z. Dohnálek. “Growth and Stability of Titanium Dioxide Nanoclusters on Graphene/Ru(0001)” Submitted.
  2. S. Saha, D.H. Park, D.C. Hutchison, M.R. Olsen, L.N. Zakharov, D. Marsh, S. Goberna-Ferrón, R.T. Frederick, J.T. Diulus, N. Kenane, G.S. Herman, D.W. Johnson, D.A. Keszler, M. Nyman “Alkyltin Keggin Clusters Templated by Na” Angew. Chem. Int. Ed. 2017 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/anie.201701703)
  3. R.T. Frederick, G. S. Herman, “Characterization of HafSOx inorganic photoresists using electron stimulated desorption”, Proceedings of SPIE 9779, Advances in Patterning Materials and Processes XXXIII, 97790I, 2016 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1117/12.2220604)
  4. X. Du, R.T. Frederick, Y. Li, Z. Zhou, W.F. Stickle, G.S. Herman, "Amorphous In-Ga-Zn-O thin-film transistors fabricated by microcontact printing", Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology B, 33, 052208, 2015 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1116/1.4929984)
  5. Koesdjojo, Myra T., Nammoonnoy, Jintana, Wu, Yuanyuan, Frederick, Ryan T., Remcho, Vincent T. "Cost Efficient Fabrication Techniques for Microchips and Interconnects with Polycaprolactone." J. Micromech. Microeng. 22(2012) 115030 (7pp). (http://iopscience.iop.org/0960-1317/22/11/115030)
  6. Frederick, Ryan T. (2011). Photoactuated Droplet Microfluidics. (Thesis - Honors Bachelors of Science). Oregon State University. (PDF)

Posters and Presentations

  1. Frederick, R.T. (presenter); Novotny, Z.; Netzer, F.P.; Herman, G.S.; Dohnálek, Z. (Oral). “Growth and Stability of Titanium Dioxide Nanoclusters on Graphene/Ru(0001)” American Chemical Society’s 253rd National Meeting and Exposition, San Francisco, CA. April 2-6, 2017.
  2. Frederick, R.T. (presenter); Diulus, J.T.; Saha, S.; Amador, J.M.; Li, M.; Keszler, D.A.; Garfunkel, E.L.; Herman, G.S. (Poster). “Characterization of Butyl Tin Photoresists with Electron Stimulated Desorption and Temperature Programmed Desorption” American Chemical Society’s 253rd National Meeting and Exposition, San Francisco, CA. April 2-6, 2017.
  3. Frederick, R.T. (presenter); Novotny, Z.; Netzer, F.P.; Herman, G.S.; Dohnálek, Z. (Poster). “Growth and Stability of Titanium Dioxide Nanoclusters on Graphene/Ru(0001)” Oregon State University’s Graduate Research Showcase, Corvallis, OR. February 17, 2017.
  4. Frederick, R.T. (presenter); Amador, J.M.; Keszler, D.A.; Herman, G.S. (Poster). “Characterization of HafSOx Inorganic Photoresists using Electron Stimulated Desorption and Raman Spectroscopy” SEMI Industry Strategy Symposium (ISS), Half Moon Bay, CA. January 10-11 2017. [Invited, Student Recognition Award]
  5. Frederick, R.T. (presenter); Novotny, Z.; Netzer, F.P.; Herman, G.S.; Dohnálek, Z. (Poster). “Growth and Stability of Titanium Oxide Nanoclusters on Graphene/Ru(0001)” American Vacuum Society Pacific Northwest Regional Conference 2016, Richland, WA. September 15-16, 2016.
  6. Frederick, R.T. (presenter); Amador, J.M.; Keszler, D.A.; Herman, G.S. (Poster and Oral). “Characterization of HafSOx Inorganic Photoresists using Electron Stimulated Desorption and Raman Spectroscopy” Semiconductor Research Corporation 2016 TECHCON, Austin, TX. September 11-13, 2016.
  7. Frederick, R.T. (presenter); Marsh, D; Johnson, D.W.; Saha, S; Keszler, D.A.; Luo, F; Garfunkel, E.L.; Herman, G.S. "Characterization of Inorganic Resists Using Temperature Programmed and Electron Stimulated Desorption" SPIE Advanced Lithography 2016. San Jose, CA. February 23, 2016.
  8. Amador, J.M.; Frederick, R.T.; Marsh, D; Saha, S (co-presenters); Johnson, D; Keszler, D.A.; Herman, G.S. (Oral)  “Radiation chemistry of organo-tin complexes” The CSMC 2015 Annual Meeting. Corvallis, OR. November 4-5, 2015.
  9. Frederick, R.T. (presenter); Luo, F.; Garfunkel, E.L.; Herman, G.S. (Oral). "Electron Stimulated Desorption and Raman Investigations of HafSOx Inorganic Resists," American Vacuum Society 62nd International Symposium & Exhibition. San Jose, Ca. October 22, 2015.
  10. Frederick, R.T. (presenter); Luo, F.; Garfunkel, E.L.; Herman, G.S. (Oral). "Interaction of Low Energy Electrons with HafSOx Inorganic Resists" American Vacuum Society Pacific Northwest Regional Conference 2015. Mt. Hood, OR. October 1, 2015.
  11. Frederick, R.T.; Herman, G.S. (Poster) “Electron Stimulated Desorption and Raman Investigations of HafSOx Inorganic Resists” Inaugural Oregon State University Engineering Research Expo, Portland, OR. March 4, 2015.
  12. Frederick, R.T.; Flynn, B.T.; Oleksak, R.P.; Herman, G.S. (Poster). “Electron Stimulated Desorption Investigation of HafSOx Inorganic Resists” The Semiconductor Research Corporation’s NMS Patterning Review, Chicago, IL. September 22-23, 2014.
  13. Frederick, R.T.; Flynn, B.T.; Oleksak, R.P.; Herman, G.S. (Poster). “Electron Stimulated Desorption Investigation of HafSOx Inorganic Resists” The 25th Annual Symposium of the Pacific Northwest AVS Science and Technology Society, Richland, WA. September 16-19, 2014.

Teaching Experience

MATLAB Tutor, Oregon State University Women and Minorities in Engineering Study Table Program, 2011
 

Leadership Experience

Secretary, Tau Beta Pi Oregon Alpha Chapter, Elected for 2010-11
Captain, American Cancer Society Relay for Life OSU team, 2005-2007
Co-Captain, American Cancer Society Relay for Life OSU team, 2008-2011
Student Council for Innovation, Center for Sustainable Materials Chemistry, 2014-2015
 

Activities and professional development

CSMC, member (social media and website projects) of Student Council for Innovation, 2015
Co-lab-manager and website manager for Dr. Herman's research group, 2014-present
OSU AIChE chapter, member, 2007-2010
Personal activities include running (4 half marathons run, 1 walked) and violist in various chamber/orchestra groups.
 

In the News

OSU research pushing the limits of Moore’s Law
CSMC Spotlight on Ryan Frederick

Contact

116 Johnson Hall, Oregon State University
541-207-2406
 
Full CV up to date as of 6/12/2017