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Device Materials Group


1.T. Gershon, K. P. Musselman, A. Marin, R. H. Friend and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Thin-film ZnO/Cu2O solar cells incorporating an organic buffer layer", Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 96 (1), 148-154 (2012).

2. J. H. Kim, S. Oh, Y. U. Heo, S. Hata, H. Kumakura, A. Matsumoto, M. Mitsuhara, S. Choi, Y. Shimada, M. Maeda, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll and S. X. Dou, "Microscopic role of carbon on MgB2 wire for critical current density comparable to NbTi", Npg Asia Materials 4, E3 (2012).

3. S. Kar-Narayan and N. D. Mathur, "Electrocaloric Materials for Cooling Applications", Ferroelectrics 433, 107-110 (2012).

4. Z. L. Zhang, S. C. Wimbush, A. Kursumovic, H. Y. Wang, J. H. Lee, H. L. Suo and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Biopolymer mediated synthesis of plate-like YBCO with enhanced grain connectivity and intragranular critical current", Crystengcomm 14 (18), 5765-5770 (2012).

5. C. Hengky, X. Moya, N. D. Mathur and S. Dunn, "Evidence of high rate visible light photochemical decolourisation of Rhodamine B with BiFeO3 nanoparticles associated with BiFeO3 photocorrosion", Rsc Advances 2 (31), 11843-11849 (2012).

6. T. S. Gershon, N. N. Lal, J. J. Baumberg and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Tunable Mie Scattering from Electrodeposited Cu2O Nanoparticles", J. Electrochem.l Soc. 159 (12), D747-D749 (2012).

7. M. G. Blamire, A. Pal, Z. H. Barber and K. Senapati, "Spin filter superconducting tunnel junctions", SPIE Proc. Ser. 8461 (2012).

8. W. T. Chen, F. Sher, N. D. Mathur, C. M. Kavanagh, F. D. Morrison and J. P. Attfield, "Structural, Magnetic, and Electrical Properties of Bi1-xLaxMnO3 (x=0.0, 0.1, and 0.2) Solid Solutions", Chem. Mat. 24 (1), 199-208 (2012).

9. A. Chanthbouala, A. Crassous, V. Garcia, K. Bouzehouane, S. Fusil, X. Moya, J. Allibe, B. Dlubak, J. Grollier, S. Xavier, C. Deranlot, A. Moshar, R. Proksch, N. D. Mathur, M. Bibes and A. Barthelemy, "Solid-state memories based on ferroelectric tunnel junctions", Nat. Nano. 7 (2), 101-104 (2012).

10. F. Schoofs, M. Egilmez, T. Fix, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll and M. G. Blamire, "Impact of structural transitions on electron transport at LaAlO3/SrTiO3 heterointerfaces", Appl. Phys. Lett. 100 (8), 081601 (2012).

11. J. Lou, G. N. Pellegrini, M. Liu, N. D. Mathur and N. X. Sun, "Equivalence of direct and converse magnetoelectric coefficients in strain-coupled two-phase systems", Appl. Phys. Lett. 100 (10), 102907 (2012).

12. Y. Kalcheim, O. Millo, M. Egilmez, J. W. A. Robinson and M. G. Blamire, "Evidence for anisotropic triplet superconductor order parameter in half-metallic ferromagnetic La0.7Ca0.3Mn3O proximity coupled to superconducting Pr1.85Ce0.15CuO4", Physical Review B 85 (10), 104504 (2012).

13. W. M. Lee, J. H. Sung, K. Chu, X. Moya, D. Lee, C. J. Kim, N. D. Mathur, S. W. Cheong, C. H. Yang and M. H. Jo, "Spatially Resolved Photodetection in Leaky Ferroelectric BiFeO3", Advanced Materials 24 (10), OP49-OP53 (2012).

14. B. Ingham, N. Gaston, K. Fahy, X. Y. Chin, C. J. Dotzler, E. Rees, G. Haslam, Z. H. Barber, G. T. Burstein and M. P. Ryan, "Extended X-ray Absorption Fine Structure and X-ray Diffraction Examination of Sputtered Nickel Carbon Binary Thin Films for Fuel Cell Applications", Journal of Physical Chemistry C 116 (10), 6159-6165 (2012).

15. W. T. Jiang, N. Ullah, G. Divitini, C. Ducati, R. V. Kumar, Y. C. Ding and Z. H. Barber, "Vertically Oriented TiOxNy Nanopillar Arrays with Embedded Ag Nanoparticles for Visible-Light Photocatalysis", Langmuir 28 (12), 5427-5431 (2012).

16. N. C. Bristowe, T. Fix, M. G. Blamire, P. B. Littlewood and E. Artacho, "Proposal of a One-Dimensional Electron Gas in the Steps at the LaAlO3-SrTiO3 Interface", Physical Review Letters 108 (16), 166802 (2012).

17. K. P. Musselman, A. Marin, L. Schmidt-Mende and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Incompatible Length Scales in Nanostructured Cu2O Solar Cells", Adv. Funct. Mater. 22 (10), 2202-2208 (2012).

18. J. D. S. Witt, J. W. A. Robinson and M. G. Blamire, "Josephson junctions incorporating a conical magnetic holmium interlayer", Physical Review B 85 (18), 184526 (2012).

19. N. Bayat, S. Sanjabi and Z. H. Barber, "Growth of copper nanowire arrays on NiTi shape memory alloy thin film", Surf. Coat. Technol. 206 (19-20), 4075-4078 (2012).

20. K. Develos-Bagarinao, S. C. Wimbush, H. Matsui, I. Yamaguchi and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Enhanced flux pinning in MOD YBa2Cu3O7-delta films by ion milling through anodic alumina templates", Supercond. Science & Technology 25 (6), 065005 (2012).

21. M. M. Saber, M. Egilmez, F. Schoofs, O. Ofer, M. Mansson, J. W. A. Robinson, M. Blamire, K. H. Chow and J. Jung, "Strain, spin disorder, and thickness dependence of magneto-transport in Sm0.55Sr0.45MnO3 films", Appl. Phys. Lett. 100 (25), 252408 (2012).

22. T. Fix, H. Rinnert, M. G. Blamire, A. Slaoui and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Nd:SrTiO3 thin films as photon downshifting layers for photovoltaics", Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 102, 71-74 (2012).

23. M. R. Gorji, S. Sanjabi and Z. H. Barber, "Improving the wear resistance of NiTi shape memory alloy thin films by nitrogen and carbon ion implantation", Micro & Nano Letters 7 (7), 641-645 (2012).

24. R. Bali, H. Marchetto, A. Barcza, M. G. Blamire and S. S. Dhesi, "Direct imaging of spin relaxation in stepped alpha-Fe2O3/Ni81Fe19 bilayers using x-ray photoemission electron microscopy", Appl. Phys. Lett. 101 (5), 052403 (2012).

25. A. M. Steinberg, J. F. Driscoll and N. Swaminathan, "Statistics and dynamics of turbulence-flame alignment in premixed combustion", Combustion and Flame 159 (8), 2576-2588 (2012).

26. O. Lee, S. A. Harrington, A. Kursumovic, E. Defay, H. Y. Wang, Z. X. Bi, C. F. Tsai, L. Yan, Q. X. Jia and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Extremely High Tunability and Low Loss in Nanoscaffold Ferroelectric Films", Nano Lett. 12 (8), 4311-4317 (2012).

27. M. Motta, F. Colauto, T. H. Johansen, R. B. Dinner, M. G. Blamire, G. W. Ataklti, V. V. Moshchalkov, A. V. Silhanek and W. A. Ortiz, "Flux avalanches triggered by AC magnetic fields in superconducting thin films", Physica C 479, 134-136 (2012).

28. V. F. Solovyov, Q. Li, W. D. Si, B. Maiorov, T. J. Haugan, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, H. Yao, Q. X. Jia and E. D. Specht, "Influence of defect-induced biaxial strain on flux pinning in thick YBa2Cu3O7 layers", Physical Review B 86 (9), 094511 (2012).

29. J. W. A. Robinson, F. Chiodi, M. Egilmez, G. B. Halasz and M. G. Blamire, "Supercurrent enhancement in Bloch domain walls", Scientific Reports 2, 699 (2012).

30. A. Chanthbouala, V. Garcia, R. O. Cherifi, K. Bouzehouane, S. Fusil, X. Moya, S. Xavier, H. Yamada, C. Deranlot, N. D. Mathur, M. Bibes, A. Barthelemy and J. Grollier, "A ferroelectric memristor", Nat. Mater. 11 (10), 860-864 (2012).

31. N. Banerjee, J. W. A. Robinson, A. Aziz, M. Ali, B. J. Hickey and M. G. Blamire, "Band-structure-dependent nonlinear giant magnetoresistance in Ni1-xFex dual spin valves", Physical Review B 86 (13), 134423 (2012).

32. M. Blamire, J. Driscoll and D. Blank, "The new science of oxide interfaces PREFACE", Philosophical Transactions of the Royal Society a-Mathematical Physical and Engineering Sciences 370 (1977), 4839-4839 (2012).

33. Z. L. Zhang, S. C. Wimbush, A. Kursumovic, H. L. Suo and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Detailed Study of the Process of Biomimetic Formation of YBCO Platelets from Nitrate Salts in the Presence of the Biopolymer Dextran and a Molten NaCl Flux", Crystal Growth & Design 12 (11), 5635-5642 (2012).

34. D. C. Iza, D. Munoz-Rojas, Q. X. Jia, B. Swartzentruber and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Tuning of defects in ZnO nanorod arrays used in bulk heterojunction solar cells", Nanoscale Research Letters 7, 655 (2012).

35. F. Song, A. Monsen, Z. S. Li, E. M. Choi, J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, J. Xiong, Q. X. Jia, E. Wahlstrom and J. W. Wells, "Extracting the near surface stoichiometry of BiFe0.5Mn0.5O3 thin films; a finite element maximum entropy approach", Surface Science 606 (23-24), 1771-1776 (2012).

36. D. Munoz-Rojas, M. Jordan, C. Yeoh, A. T. Marin, A. Kursumovic, L. A. Dunlop, D. C. Iza, A. Chen, H. Wang and J. L. M. Driscoll, "Growth of similar to 5 cm(2)V(-1)s(-1) mobility, p-type Copper(I) oxide (Cu2O) films by fast atmospheric atomic layer deposition (AALD) at 225 degrees Cand below", Aip Advances 2 (4), 042179 (2012).

37. K. P. Musselman, Y. Ievskaya and J. L. MacManus-Driscoll, "Modelling charge transport lengths in heterojunction solar cells", Appl. Phys. Lett. 101 (25), 253503 (2012).

38. M. G. Tanner, L. S. Alvarez, W. Jiang, R. J. Warburton, Z. H. Barber and R. H. Hadfield, "A superconducting nanowire single photon detector on lithium niobate", Nanotechnology 23 (50), 505201 (2012).

39. A. Chanthbouala, A. Crassous, V. Garcia, K. Bouzehouane, S. Fusil, X. Moya, B. Dlubak, J. Grollier, S. Xavier, C. Deranlot, A. Moshar, R. Proksch, N. D. Mathur, M. Bibes and A. Barthélémy, "Solid-state memories using ferroelectric tunnel junctions", Nat. Nano. 7, 101 (2012).