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Glenn Holland

Glenn Holland is an Instrumentation Specialist in the Microsystems and Nanotechnology Division. Glenn has a B.A. in Economics from the University of Maryland College Park. Prior to joining the CNST in 2009, Glenn spent 22 years supporting research at the Naval Research Laboratory, performing computer-aided design of experimental apparatus and instruments, including custom vacuum systems and prototype components, x-ray spectrometers, portable-ray systems, ion source systems. His designs have led to six U.S. Patents. At the CNST, Glenn assists the scientific staff with all phases of experiment and instrumentation design.

Selected Publications

  • Nanoscale imaging of plasmonic hot spots and dark modes with the photothermal-Induced resonance technique, B. Lahiri, G. Holland, V. Aksyuk, and A. Centrone, Nano Letters 13, 3218–3224 (2013).
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  • Chemical imaging beyond the diffraction limit using photothermal induced resonance microscopy, A. Centrone, B. Lahiri, and G. Holland, Microscopy and Analysis 27, 6–9 (2013).
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  • X-ray measurements at high-power lasers Relative conversion efficiencies of short pulse laser light into K X-ray radiation in medium to high Z elements, C. I. Szabo, P. Indelicato, A. Gumberidze, G. E. Holland, J. F. Seely, L. T. Hudson, A. Henins, P. Audebert, S. Bastiani-Ceccotti, E. Tabakhoff, and E. Brambrink, European Physical Journal-Special Topics 169, 243–248 (2009).
  • Enhanced X-ray Resolving Power Achieved Behind the Focal Circles of Cauchois Spectrometers, J. F. Seely, L. T. Hudson, G. E. Holland, and A. Henins, Applied Optics 47, 2767-2778 (2008).
  • Low Jitter Metal Vapor Vacuum Arc Ion Source for Electron Beam Ion Trap Injections, G. E. Holland, C. N. Boyer, J. F. Seely, J. N. Tan, J. M. Pomeroy, and J. D. Gillaspy, Review of Scientific Instruments 76, 073304 (2005).


Electron and x-ray focused beam-induced cross-linking in liquids: Toward rapid continuous 3D nanoprinting and interfacing using soft materials

Tanya Gupta, Evgheni Strelcov, Glenn E. Holland, Joshua D. Schumacher, Yang Yang, Mandy B. Esch, Vladimir A. Aksyuk, Patrick Zeller, Matteo Amati, Luca Gregoratti, Andrei A. Kolmakov
Additive fabrication of biocompatible 3D structures out of liquid hydrogel solutions has become pivotal technology for tissue engineering, soft robotics

Revisiting the Photon-Drag Effect in Metal Films

Jared H. Strait, Glenn E. Holland, Wenqi Zhu, Cheng Zhang, Bojan R. Ilic, Amit K. Agrawal, Domenico Pacifici, Henri J. Lezec
The photon-drag effect, the rectified current in a medium induced by conservation of momentum of absorbed or redirected light, is a unique probe of the detailed
Created February 26, 2019, Updated May 29, 2020