Publications

Selected Publications

  • Chris Boney, David Starikov, Ivan Hernandez, Rajeev Pillai, Abdelhak Bensaoula, “Molecular beam epitaxy growth of InGaN-GaN superlattices for optoelectronic devices, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B 29(3), May/Jun 2011.
  • N. Badi, R. Singh, A. Bensaoula, “(Au, Ag)-SiO2 Core-Shell Nanoparticles Based Polymer Nanodielectrics for Energy Storage Applications”, Nanotech (2011).
  • C. Boney, I. Hernandez, R. Pillai, D. Starikov, A. Bensaoula, M. Henini, M. Syperek, Jan Misiewicz, and R. Kudrawiec, “InGaN Devices for High Temperature Photovoltaic Applications”, Phys. Status Solidi C, (issue and page numbers not yet assigned), 2010.
  • N. Badi, A.M. Nair, and A. Bensaoula, "Field emission pressure micro sensors with non-silicon membranes", Applied Surface Science 256, 4990 (2010).
  • J. Pisonero, L. Lobo, N. Bordel, A. Tempez, A. Bensaoula, N. Badi, and A. Sanz-Medel, "Quantitative depth profile analysis of boron implanted silicon by pulsed-rf-GD-TOFMS", Solar Energy Materials & Solar Cells 94, 1352 (2010).
  • A. Alemu, A. Freundlich, N. Badi, C. Boney and A. Bensaoula, "Low temperature deposited boron nitride thin films for a robust anti-reflection coating of solar cells", Solar Energy Materials & Solar Cells94, 921 (2010).
  • B. Rajesh, N. Badi, A. Bensaoula, R. Supparesk, and T. Randall Lee, “Artificial Nano-Dielectrics for Embedded Energy Storage Capacitors”,  Houston  – The future of Energy, April 23rd 2010
  • N. Badi and A. Bensaoula, "Nano-engineered dielectrics for energy storage solutions", Nanotech 2, 534 (2009).
  • P. Misra, C. Boney, D. Starikov, and A. Bensaoula, “Gallium adlayer adsorption and desorption studies with Real Time Analysis by Spectroscopic Ellipsometry and RHEED on A-, M-, and C-plane GaN grown by PAMBE.”, , J. Crys .Growth 311 2033–2038 (2009).
  • V. Selvamanickam, S.Sambandam, A.Sundaram, S.Lee, A.Rar, X.Xiong, A.Alemu, C. Boney, and A.Freundlich “Germanium films with strong in-plane and out-of-plane texture on flexible randomly textured metal substrates”, J. Crys .Growth 311 4553–4557 (2009).
  • C. Boney, P. Misra, R. Pillai, D. Starikov, A. Bensaoula, “Molecular beam epitaxy III-nitride growth for polarization sensitive devices based on M-plane films with in situ real time analysis by spectroscopic ellipsometry”,  J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B 26(3), May/Jun 2008.
  • R. Pillai, D. Starikov, C. Boney, A. Bensaoula, “Optical radiation selective photodetectors based on III nitrides”, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A 26(4), Jul/Aug 2008.
  • P. Misra, C. Boney, R. Pillai, D. Starikov, A. Bensaoula, “M-plane III-nitride materials for polarization sensitive devices grown by PAMBE with real time analysis by spectroscopic ellipsometry”,  Phys. Stat. Sol. (c) 5, No. 6, 2286–2289 (2008).
  • M. Adjim, R. Pillai, A. Bensaoula, D. Starikov, C. Boney, A. Saidane, “Thermal Analysis of Micro-Column Arrays for Tailored Temperature Control in Space”, Transactions of the ASME798/Vol. 129, JULY 2007.  
  • D. Starikov, C. Boney, R. Pillai, and A. Bensaoula, “Solar-Blind Dual-Band UV/IR Photodetectors Integrated on a Single Chip”, Technical Proceedings of the 2006 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Trade Show (Nanotech 2006), 3(1), 74 – 77 (2006).
  • N. Badi, C. Boney, and A. Bensaoula, “Self-packaged Boron Nitride Capacitor for High Temperature Applications”,, Journal of Microelectronics and Electronic Packaging, Vol. 1, 4th Qtr, p217 (2004).
  • D. Starikov, C. Boney, R. Pillai, A. Bensaoula, G. A.  Shafeev, and A.V. Simakin, “Spectral and surface analysis of heated micro-column arrays fabricated by laser-assisted surface modification”, Journal of Infrared Physics and Technology, 45, 159 (2004).
  • A. Bensaoula, C. Boney,  R. Pillai, G. Shafeev,  A. Simakin, “Arrays of 3D micro-columns generated by laser ablation of Ta and steel modeling of a black body emitter”, Appl. Phys. A 79, 973–975 (2004).
  • D. Starikov, C. Bony,   R. Pillai , A. Bensaoula, “Dual-band UV/IR Optical Sensors for Fire and Flame Detection and Target Recognition”,  Sensors for Industry Conference New Orleans, LA, USA, 21-29 January; 2004.
  • N. Badi, C. Boney, and A. Bensaoula, "Self-packaged boron nitride capacitor for high temperature applications", Journal of Microelectronics and Electronic Packaging, Vol. 1, 4th Qtr, p217 (2004).
  • N. Badi, D. Starikov, A. Bensaoula, V. Ageev, A. Karabutov, M. Ugarov, and E. Loubnin, "Laser-induced modifications of carbon nitride films", J. Appl. Phys.88, 7197(2000).
  • N. Badi, A. Tempez, D. Starikov, A. Bensaoula, V.P.Ageev, A. Karabutov, M.V. Ugarov, V. Frolov, E. Loubnin, K. Waters and A. Shultz, "Field emission from as-grown and surface modified BN and CN thin films" J. Vac. Soc.Technol. A 17, 1191 (1999).