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
 
Full CV up to date as of 6/12/2017