Luis Rangel DaCosta

  • Program Year: 4
  • Academic Institution: University of California, Berkeley
  • Field of Study: Materials Science
  • Academic Advisor: Mary Scott
  • Practicum(s):
    Argonne National Laboratory (2022)
    Argonne National Laboratory (2023)
  • Degree(s):
    B.M. Music Performance, and B.S.E Materials Science and Engineering, University of Michigan-Ann Arbor, 2019


Sytwu, K.,Rangel DaCosta, L., Scott, M.C. Generalization Across Experimental Parameters in Neural Network Analysis of High-Resolution Transmission Electron Microscopy Datasets (2024). Microscopy and Microanalysis, ozae001.

Rangel DaCosta, L., Brown, H., Pelz, P., Rakowski, A., Barber, N., O'Donovan, P., McBEan, P., Jones, L., Ciston, J., Scott, M.C., Ophus, C. (2021). Prismatic 2.0 - Simulation software for scanning and high resolution transmission electron microscopy (STEM and HRTEM). Micron 151, 103141.

Pelz, P., Rakwoski, A., Rangel DaCosta, L., Savitzky, B., Scott, M.C., Ophus, C. (2021). A Fast Algorithm for Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy Imaging and 4D-STEM Diffraction Simulations. Microscopy and Microanalysis, 27(4), 835-848.

Savitzky, B., Zeltmann, S., Hughes, L., Brown, H., Zhao, S., Pelz, P., . . . Ophus, C. (2021). Py4DSTEM: A Software Package for Four-Dimensional Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy Data Analysis. Microscopy and Microanalysis, 27(4), 712-743.

Hong, X. Zeltmann, S., Savitzky, B., Rangel DaCosta, L., Mueller, A., Minor, A., Bustillo, K., Ophus, C. (2021). Multibeam Electron Diffraction. Microscopy and Microanalysis, 27(1), 129-139.

Kennedy, E., Reynolds, N., Rangel DaCosta, L., Hellman, F., Ophus, C., Scott, M.C. (2020). Tilted fluctuation electron microscopy. Applied Physics Letters, 117, 091903.

Lei, T.J., Rangel DaCosta, L., Liu, M., Shen J., Sun, Y.H., Wang, W.H., & Atzmon, M. (2020). Composition dependence of metallic glass plasticity and its prediction from anelastic relaxation -- A shear transformation zone analysis. Acta Materialia, 195, 81-86.

Zhang, C., Feng, J., Rangel DaCosta, L., & Voyles, P. M. (2019). Atomic Resolution Convergent Beam Electron Diffraction Analysis Using Convolutional Neural Networks. Ultramicroscopy, 210, 112921.

Lei, T.J., Rangel DaCosta, L., Liu, M., Wang, W. H., Sun, Y. H., Greer, A. L., & Atzmon, M. (2019). Shear transformation zone analysis of anelastic relaxation of a metallic glass reveals distinct properties of alpha and beta relaxations. Physical Review E, 100(3), 033001.

Lei, T.J., Rangel DaCosta, L., Liu, M., Wang, W. H., Sun, Y. H., Greer, A. L., & Atzmon, M. (2019). Microscopic characterization of structural relaxation and cryogenic rejuvenation in metallic glasses. Acta Materialia, 164, 165-170.


Brian D. Worth Prize, UM Dept. of Materials Science, 2019

Presser Foundation Undergraduate Scholar Award, UM SMTD, 2018