Virginia Ayres earned her Ph.D. and M.S. in Physics from Purdue University, and two B.A.s in Physics and in Biophysics from Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Ayres is currently an Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical & Computer Engineering at Michigan State University. Her research interests are in nanobiology and nanoelectronics and scanning probe microscopies. Dr. Ayres is the recipient of two NASA Faculty Fellowship Awards, two NSF Outstanding Performance Awards, and two international awards from the Japan Society for Promotion of Science and from Tokyo Institute of Technology for research and education in Japan.
In May 2020, Professor Virginia Ayres became the Campus Representative for the NASA Michigan Space Grant Consortium, of which Michigan State University is a proud Affiliate. She welcomes inquiries about MSGC’s many funding opportunities.
Dr. Virginia Ayres
Transitions in Morphology Observed in Nitrogen/Methane–Hydrogen Depositions of Polycrystalline Diamond Films
Report a problem with this paper Authors V. Ayres M. Farhan D. Spach J. Bobbitt J. Majeed B. Wright B. Wright J. Asmussen M. Kanatzidis T. Bieler 2001 View in Semantic Scholar Table of Contents Abstract I. Introduction Ii. Experimental Approach A. Atomic Force Microscopy Surface Morphology Measurements Figure 1… Figure 2… Figure 3…… Read more
Texture-Based Segmentation and a New Cell Shape Index for Quantitative Analysis of Cell Spreading in AFM Images
Report a problem with this paper Authors Volkan Müjdat Tiryaki Usienemnfon Adia-Nimuwa Virginia M. Ayres Ijaz Ahmed D. Shreiber Cytometry Part A 2015 View in Semantic Scholar Table of Contents Abstract SECTION Nanofibrillar Scaffolds And Comparative Culture Surfaces Primary Quiescent-Like And Reactive-Like Astrocyte Cultures Afm Imaging Cell Segmentation Of Afm Cell Culture Images Astrocyte Morphology… Read more
Report a problem with this paper Authors S. L. Rutledge H. Shaw J. Benavides L. Yowell Qian Chen B. Jacobs S. Song V. Ayres 2006 View in Semantic Scholar Table of Contents 1. Introduction 2.1. Experimental Figure 1… 2.2. Fiel Mapping Method For Relative Elasticity 3. Results Figure 2… Figure 3… Figure 4… Figure 5…… Read more
Report a problem with this paper Authors Yuan Fan Qian Chen V. Ayres A. Baczewski L. Udpa Shiva Kumar International Journal of Nanomedicine 2007 View in Semantic Scholar Table Of Contents Table of Contents Abstract Introduction Tissue Scaffold Samples Nanoscope Iiia Special Sprm Modifi Cation Experimental Results Surface Roughness Rms Tissue Scaffold Properties Figure 1…… Read more
Report a problem with this paper Authors Raed A. Alduhaileb Kan Xie J. Myers V. Ayres B. Jacobs K. McElroy T. Bieler M. Crimp Xudong Fan R. M. Ronningen A. Zeller T. Baumann A. Hirata 2011 View in Semantic Scholar Table of Contents Abstract Introduction Experimental Procedures Synthesis Conditions: Irradiation Parameters: Analytical Techniques Effects Of… Read more
Report a problem with this paper Authors P. M. V. L. M. 2006 View in Semantic Scholar Table of Contents Abstract 1. Introduction 2. Experimental Details 3.1. Scanning Electron Microscopy Results Figure 1… 3.2. Transmission Electron Microscopy And Selected Area Diiraction Results And Micro-Raman Results Figure 2… Figure 3… Figure 4… Figure 5… Figure… Read more