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Device Materials Group


1. S. C. Wimbush, R. Yu, R. Bali, J. H. Durrell and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Addition of ferromagnetic CoFe2O4 to YBCO thin films for enhanced flux pinning", Physica C 470, S223-S224 (2010).

2. S. C. Wimbush, J. H. Durrell, C. F. Tsai, H. Wang, Q. X. Jia, M. G. Blamire and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Enhanced critical current in YBa2Cu3O7-delta thin films through pinning by ferromagnetic YFeO3 nanoparticles", Supercond. Science & Technology 23 (4), 045019 (2010).

3. W. Wiedemann, L. Sims, A. Abdellah, A. Exner, R. Meier, K. P. Musselman, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, P. Muller-Buschbaum, G. Scarpa, P. Lugli and L. Schmidt-Mende, "Nanostructured interfaces in polymer solar cells", Appl. Phys. Lett. 96 (26), 263109 (2010).

4. E. Weal, S. Patnaik, Z. Bi, H. Wang, T. Fix, A. Kursumovic and J. L. M. Driscoll, "Coexistence of strong ferromagnetism and polar switching at room temperature in Fe3O4-BiFeO3 nanocomposite thin films", Appl. Phys. Lett. 97 (15), 153121 (2010).

5. K. Senapati, T. Fix, M. E. Vickers, M. G. Blamire and Z. H. Barber, "Magnetic exchange hardening in polycrystalline GdN thin films", J. Phys.-Condes. Matter 22 (30), 302003 (2010).

6. K. Senapati, M. G. Blamire and Z. H. Barber, "Phase periodic conductance oscillations at subgap Andreev resonances in Nb-Al-AlOx-Al-Nb tunnel junctions", Appl. Phys. Lett. 97 (16), 162503 (2010).

7. K. M. Seemann, Y. Mokrousov, A. Aziz, J. Miguel, F. Kronast, W. Kuch, M. G. Blamire, A. T. Hindmarch, B. J. Hickey, I. Souza and C. H. Marrows, "Spin-Orbit Strength Driven Crossover between Intrinsic and Extrinsic Mechanisms of the Anomalous Hall Effect in the Epitaxial L1(0)-Ordered Ferromagnets FePd and FePt", Physical Review Letters 104 (7), 076402 (2010).

8. F. Schoofs, T. Fix, A. Hakimi, S. S. Dhesi, G. van der Laan, S. A. Cavill, S. Langridge, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll and M. G. Blamire, "Strain dependent defect mediated ferromagnetism in Mn-doped and undoped ZnO thin films", J. Applied Physics 108 (5), 053911 (2010).

9. S. Sanjabi and Z. H. Barber, "The effect of film composition on the structure and mechanical properties of NiTi shape memory thin films", Surf. Coat. Technol. 204 (8), 1299-1304 (2010).

10. J. W. A. Robinson, J. D. S. Witt and M. G. Blamire, "Controlled Injection of Spin-Triplet Supercurrents into a Strong Ferromagnet", Science 329 (5987), 59-61 (2010).

11. J. W. A. Robinson, G. B. Halasz, A. I. Buzdin and M. G. Blamire, "Enhanced Supercurrents in Josephson Junctions Containing Nonparallel Ferromagnetic Domains", Physical Review Letters 104 (20), 207001 (2010).

12. K. P. Musselman, A. Wisnet, D. C. Iza, H. C. Hesse, C. Scheu, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll and L. Schmidt-Mende, "Strong Efficiency Improvements in Ultra-low-Cost Inorganic Nanowire Solar Cells", Advanced Materials 22 (35), E254-+ (2010).

13. K. Morrison, A. Barcza, J. D. Moore, K. G. Sandeman, M. K. Chattopadhyay, S. B. Roy, A. D. Caplin and L. F. Cohen, "The magnetocaloric performance in pure and mixed magnetic phase CoMnSi", J. Phys. D-Appl. Phys. 43 (19), 195001 (2010).

14. J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, S. A. Harrington, J. H. Durrell, G. Ercolano, H. Wang, J. H. Lee, C. F. Tsai, B. Maiorov, A. Kursumovic and S. C. Wimbush, "High current, low cost YBCO conductors-what's next?", Supercond. Science & Technology 23 (3), 034009 (2010).

15. J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Self-Assembled Heteroepitaxial Oxide Nanocomposite Thin Film Structures: Designing Interface-Induced Functionality in Electronic Materials", Advanced Functional Materials 20 (13), 2035-2045 (2010).

16. Z. Lockman, S. Sreekantan, S. Ismail, L. Schmidt-Mende and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Influence of anodisation voltage on the dimension of titania nanotubes", Journal of Alloys and Compounds 503 (2), 359-364 (2010).

17. Z. Lockman, S. Ismail, S. Sreekantan, L. Schmidt-Mende and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "The rapid growth of 3 mu m long titania nanotubes by anodization of titanium in a neutral electrochemical bath", Nanotechnology 21 (5), 055601 (2010).

18. A. Kursumovic, J. H. Durrell, S. K. Chen and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Ambient/low pressure synthesis and fast densification to achieve 55 K T-c superconductivity in NdFeAsO0.75F0.25", Supercond. Science & Technology 23 (2), 025022 (2010).

19. S. Kar-Narayan and N. D. Mathur, "Direct and indirect electrocaloric measurements using multilayer capacitors", J. Phys. D-Appl. Phys. 43 (3), 032002 (2010).

20. C. Israel, S. Kar-Narayan and N. D. Mathur, "Eliminating the Temperature Dependence of the Response of Magnetoelectric Magnetic-Field Sensors", Ieee Sensors Journal 10 (5), 914-917 (2010).

21. S. A. Harrington, J. H. Durrell, H. Wang, S. C. Wimbush, C. F. Tsai and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Understanding nanoparticle self-assembly for a strong improvement in functionality in thin film nanocomposites", Nanotechnology 21 (9), 095604 (2010).

22. A. Hakimi, F. Schoofs, R. Bali, N. A. Stelmashenko, M. G. Blamire, S. Langridge, S. A. Cavill, G. van der Laan and S. S. Dhesi, "Origin of magnetism in cobalt-doped indium tin oxide thin films", Physical Review B 82 (14), 144429 (2010).

23. A. Hakimi, N. Banerjee, A. Aziz, J. W. A. Robinson and M. G. Blamire, "Estimating the spin diffusion length of semiconducting Indium Tin Oxide using Co/Indium Tin Oxide/Co spin valve junctions", Appl. Phys. Lett. 96 (10), 102514 (2010).

24. L. Granja, L. E. Hueso, J. L. Prieto, P. Levy and N. D. Mathur, "Giant magnetic domain-wall resistance in phase-separated manganite films", Appl. Phys. Lett. 97 (25), 253501 (2010).

25. V. Garcia, M. Bibes, L. Bocher, S. Valencia, F. Kronast, A. Crassous, X. Moya, S. Enouz-Vedrenne, A. Gloter, D. Imhoff, C. Deranlot, N. D. Mathur, S. Fusil, K. Bouzehouane and A. Barthelemy, "Ferroelectric Control of Spin Polarization", Science 327 (5969), 1106-1110 (2010).

26. T. Fix, F. Schoofs, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll and M. G. Blamire, "Influence of doping at the nanoscale at LaAlO3/SrTiO3 interfaces", Appl. Phys. Lett. 97 (7), 072110 (2010).

27. B. Fisher, J. Genossar, L. Patlagan, S. Kar-Narayan, X. Moya, D. Sanchez, P. A. Midgley and N. D. Mathur, "The absence of charge-density-wave sliding in epitaxial charge-ordered Pr0.48Ca0.52MnO3 films", J. Phys.-Condes. Matter 22 (27), 275602 (2010).

28. B. Fisher, J. Genossar, L. Patlagan, S. Kar-Narayan, X. Moya, J. C. Loudon and N. D. Mathur, "Sliding charge-density waves in manganites", Nat. Mater. 9 (9), 688-688 (2010).

29. G. Ercolano, S. A. Harrington, H. Wang, C. F. Tsai and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Enhanced flux pinning in YBa2Cu3O7-delta thin films using Nb-based double perovskite additions", Supercond. Science & Technology 23 (2), 022003 (2010).

30. M. Egilmez, G. W. Leung, A. Hakimi and M. G. Blamire, "Origin of magnetism in La and Fe doped SrTiO3-delta films", J. Applied Physics 108 (12), 123912 (2010).

31. L. A. Dunlop, A. Kursumovic and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Highly Conducting, Transparent Rhombic/Cubic Indium Tin Oxide Nanocomposite Thin Films", Crystal Growth & Design 10 (4), 1730-1735 (2010).

32. A. S. Dhoot, S. C. Wimbush, T. Benseman, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, J. R. Cooper and R. H. Friend, "Increased T-c in Electrolyte-Gated Cuprates", Advanced Materials 22 (23), 2529-2533 (2010).

33. T. M. Correia, J. S. Young, R. W. Whatmore, J. F. Scott, N. D. Mathur and Q. Zhang, "Investigation of the electrocaloric effect in a PbMg1/3Nb2/3O3-PbTiO3 relaxor thin film (vol 95, 182904, 2009)", Appl. Phys. Lett. 97 (9), 099902 (2010).

34. F. Colauto, E. Choi, J. Y. Lee, S. I. Lee, E. J. Patino, M. G. Blamire, T. H. Johansen and W. A. Ortiz, "Suppression of flux avalanches in superconducting films by electromagnetic braking", Appl. Phys. Lett. 96 (9), 092512 (2010).

35. S. K. Chen, X. Xu, J. H. Kim, S. X. Dou and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "The effects of C substitution and disorder on the field dependent critical current density in MgB2 with nano-SiC additions", Physica C 470 (20), 1211-1215 (2010).

36. Z. X. Bi, O. Anderoglu, X. H. Zhang, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, H. Yang, Q. X. Jia and H. Y. Wang, "Nanoporous thin films with controllable nanopores processed from vertically aligned nanocomposites", Nanotechnology 21 (28), 285606 (2010).

37. B. C. Bayer, A. F. Khan, M. Mehmood and Z. H. Barber, "Effect of substrate on processing of multi-gun sputter deposited, near-stoichiometric Ni2MnGa thin films", Thin Sol. Films 518 (10), 2659-2664 (2010).

38. A. Barcza, Z. Gercsi, K. S. Knight and K. G. Sandeman, "Giant Magnetoelastic Coupling in a Metallic Helical Metamagnet", Physical Review Letters 104 (24), 247202 (2010).

39. N. Banerjee, A. Aziz, M. Ali, J. W. A. Robinson, B. J. Hickey and M. G. Blamire, "Thickness dependence and the role of spin transfer torque in nonlinear giant magnetoresistance of permalloy dual spin valves", Physical Review B 82 (22), 224402 (2010).