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2013 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit

April 1-5, 2013 | San Francisco
Meeting Chairs: Mark L. Brongersma, Vladimir Matias, Rachel Segalman, Lonnie D. Shea, Heiji Watanabe

Symposium UU : Plasma and Low-Energy Ion-Beam-assisted Processing and Synthesis of Energy-related Materials

2013-04-04   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Jose L. Endrino, Abengoa Research S. L.
Andre Anders, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Mohan Sankaran, Case Western Reserve University
Gintautas Abrasonis, Helmholtz Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf

Symposium Support

Abengoa
UU2: Plasma Applications and Ion Beam Methods: Thin Film Morphology, Patterning and Mechanical Properties II
Session Chairs
Jose L. Endrino
Mohan Sankaran
Thursday PM, April 04, 2013
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2007

2:30 AM - UU2.01
Effect of Excess Energy on Supersaturated Fe-IIIB Thin Films with Ion-plating Process

Mao Amano 1 Ryoichi Toyoda 2 Yoshihito Matsumura 1 Mitsuaki Takeuchi 3

1Tokai University Hiratsuka Japan2Tokai University Hiratsuka Japan3Kyoto University Kyoto Japan

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2:45 AM - UU2.02
Surface Modification of Magnetic Media by Low Energy C+ Ion Embedment for Improved Tribological and Corrosion Performance

Ehsan RismaniYazdi 1 Reuben Yeo 1 Hyunsoo Yang 1 Charanjit Singh Bhatia 1

1National University of Singapore Singapore Singapore

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3:00 AM - UU2.03
Atmospheric Plasma Modification of Polymer Surfaces for Adhesion Enhancement

Linying Cui 1 2 Geraud Dubois 1 3 Reinhold Dauskardt 1

1Stanford University Stanford USA2Stanford University Stanford USA3IBM Almaden Research Center San Jose USA

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3:15 AM - UU2.04
Permeation Barrier Property of Al2O3/ZrO2 Multilayer Deposited by Remote Plasma Atomic Layer Deposition

Sanghun Lee 1 Hagyoung Choi 1 Seokyoon Shin 1 Joohyun Park 2 Giyul Ham 1 Hyunsoo Jung 1 Hyeongtag Jeon 1

1Hanyang University Seoul Republic of Korea2Hanyang University Seoul Republic of Korea

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3:30 AM - UU2
Break

UU3: Plasmas and Surface Functionalization for Energy Applications
Session Chairs
Gintautas Abrasonis
Cesar Clavero
Thursday PM, April 04, 2013
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2007

4:00 AM - UU3.01
Ion Energy Control during Plasma-enhanced Atomic Layer Deposition

Erwin Kessels 1 Harald Profijt 1 Richard Van de Sanden 1 2

1Eindhoven University of Technology Eindhoven Netherlands2Dutch Institute for Fundamental Energy Research (DIFFER) Nieuwegein Netherlands

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4:15 AM - UU3.02
Nanodiamond Formation at Ambient Conditions via Microplasma-assisted Dissociation of Ethanol Vapor

Ajay Kumar 1 Pin Ann Lin 1 Albert Xue 1 Boyi Hao 2 Yoke Khin Yap 2 R. Mohan Sankaran 1

1Case Western Reserve University Cleveland USA2Michigan Technological University Houghton USA

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4:30 AM - UU3.03
Advanced Solar Absorber Coatings Based on Nanocomposites

Irene Heras 1 Ramamp;#243;n Escobar Galindo 2 Gintautas Abrasonis 3 Ainhoa Pardo 4 Mykola Vinnichenko 3 Jose Luis Endrino 1

1Abengoa Seville Spain2Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid Madrid Spain3Helmholtz Zentrum Dresden Rossendorf Dresden Germany4Centre Tecnologic Manresa Manresa Spain

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4:45 AM - UU3.04
Atmospheric Pressure Plasma Functionalization of Dry-spun Multi-walled Carbon Nanotube (MWNT) Sheets and Their Incorporation in Polyvinyl Alcohol (PVA) and Epoxy Composites

Rachit Malik 1 Noe Alvarez 1 Bolaji Suberu 2 Yi Song 2 Vesselin Shanov 1 Mark Schulz 2

1University of Cincinnati Cincinnati USA2University of Cincinnati Cincinnati USA

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5:00 AM - UU3.05
Effect of Off-angle RF Sputtering Deposited Nano-porous SnS Film on Anodic Aluminum Oxide

Ling-Hsuan Tsai 1 Chun-Jung Lin 1 Gong-Ru Lin 1

1National Taiwan University Taipei Taiwan

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UU4: Poster Session: Plasma and Low-energy Ion-beam-assisted Processing and Synthesis of Energy-related Materials
Session Chairs
Mohan Sankaran
Thursday PM, April 04, 2013
Marriott Marquis, Yerba Buena Level, Salons 7-8-9

9:00 AM - UU4.01
Properties and Growth of Undoped and Metal-doped Zinc Oxide Thin Films

Adolfo Mosquera 2 Jose Luis Endrino 1 David Horwat 3 Patrice Miska 4 Jose Maria Albella 2

1Abengoa Seville Spain2Instituto de Ciencia de Materiales de Madrid Madrid Spain3Institut Jean Lamour Nancy France4Universite Henri Poincare Nancy France

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9:00 AM - UU4.02
The Structure and Properties of Inductively Coupled Plasma Assisted Nanocrystalline CrN Coatings for Wind Turbine Systems

Sung-Yong Chun 1

1Mokpo National University Jeonnam Republic of Korea

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9:00 AM - UU4.03
Optimization of Reactive-sputter-deposition of the ZnO Hole Blocking Layer to Improve Photoconduction Characteristics of High-gain Avalanche Photoconductor Devices

Tung-Yuan Yu 1 Fu-Ming Pan 1

1National Chiao Tung University Hsinchu Taiwan

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9:00 AM - UU4.04
Nitrogen Doping and Nanofabrication by a Plasma Plus Thermal System for Energy Applications

Xiujuan Jane Dai 1 David Rubin de Celis 1 Gayathri Devi Rajmohan 1 Zhi Qiang Chen 1 Robert Lovett 1 Peter Ronald Lamb 1 Takuya Tsuzuki 1 Ying Chen 1 Xun Gai Wang 1

1Deakin University Geelong Australia

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9:00 AM - UU4.05
Confined-plume Chemical Deposition of Microcrystalline Coatings Using Pulsed Tabletop Laser Irradiation

Borislav L Ivanov 2 Jeremiah Beam 1 Andrew G Harris 1 Mohamed A Seif 3 Charles M Lukehart 1

1Vanderbilt University Nashville USA2Vanderbilt University Nashville USA3Alabama Aamp;M Normal USA

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9:00 AM - UU4.06
Characterization of Thermal Plasma Synthesized and Rapidly Annealed Zinc Oxide Films

Michael Julius Kinsler 1 Rabiah Harrison 1 Bret Cooke 1 Kwok-Siong Teh 1

1San Francisco State University San Francisco USA

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UU1: Plasma Applications and Ion Beam Methods: Thin Film Morphology, Patterning and Mechanical Properties I
Session Chairs
Jose L. Endrino
Mohan Sankaran
Thursday AM, April 04, 2013
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2007

9:45 AM - UU1
Symposium Welcome

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10:00 AM - *UU1.01
Texture Evolution in IBAD-MgO under Various Growth Conditions

Vladimir Matias 1

1iBeam Materials Santa Fe USA

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10:30 AM - *UU1.02
Thin Film Deposition and Surface Transformation Using Gasless Magnetron Sputtering, Self-sputtering and Temporally Rarefied Sputtergas

Joakim Andersson 1

1National University of Singapore Singapore Singapore

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11:00 AM - UU1.03
Ion Assistance Effects on the Morphology of Carbon-nickel Composite Films Grown by Physical Vapor Deposition at Various Metal Contents

Gintautas Abrasonis 1 Matthias Krause 1 2 Arndt Muecklich 1 Carsten Baehtz 1 3 Artem Shalimov 1 3 Matthias Zschornak 1 Sebastian Wintz 1 Jose Luis Endrino 4 Sibylle Gemming 1

1Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf e.V. P.O.Box 51 01 19 Dresden (Rossendorf) Germany2Technische Universitamp;#228;t Dresden Dresden Germany3European Synchrotron Radiation Facility Grenoble France4Abengoa Sevilla Spain

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11:15 AM - UU1
Break

11:45 AM - UU1.04
Low-energy Ion-beam-activated Growth of Ordered Nanocomposites -Modeling and Computer Simulations vs Experiments

Karl-Heinz Heinig 1 Gintautas Abrasonis 1 Liedke Bartosz 1

1Helmholtz-Center Dresden-Rossendorf Dresden Germany

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12:00 PM - UU1.05
Angular Dependency of NbOx Thin Film Growth in HiPIMS Plasmas

Robert Franz 1 Andre Anders 1

1Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA

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12:15 PM - UU1.06
Selection of Metal Ion Irradiation for Controlled Growth of Transition Metal Nitride Films via Hybrid HIPIMS/Magnetron Co-sputtering

Grzegorz Greczynski 1 Jun Lu 1 Jens Jensen 1 Ivan Petrov 1 2 Joseph E. Greene 1 2 Werner Koelker 3 Stephan Bolz 3 Christoph Schiffers 3 Oliver Lemmer 3 Lars Hultman 1

1Linkamp;#246;ping University Linkamp;#246;ping Sweden2Frederick Seitz Materials Research Laboratory Urbana USA3CemeCon AG Wurselen Germany

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12:30 PM - *UU1.07
Combinatorial Thin Film Materials Science: From Materials Discovery and Optimization to Materials Design

Jochen M. Schneider 1

1Aachen University Aachen Germany

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2013-04-05   Show All Abstracts

Symposium Organizers

Jose L. Endrino, Abengoa Research S. L.
Andre Anders, Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory
Mohan Sankaran, Case Western Reserve University
Gintautas Abrasonis, Helmholtz Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf

Symposium Support

Abengoa
UU5: Plasma Applications: Photovoltaics and TCOs
Session Chairs
Gintautas Abrasonis
Cesar Clavero
Friday AM, April 05, 2013
Moscone West, Level 2, Room 2007

9:00 AM - UU5.01
Low Cost Purification of Multicrystalline Silicon by Nanocavities Created by Plasma Immersion Ion Implantation (PIII)

El Amin Kouadri Boudjelthia 1

1CEMHTI-CNRS Orlamp;#233;ans France

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9:15 AM - UU5.02
Microplasma-based Synthesis of Vertically-aligned Metal Oxide Nanostructures

Travis Koh 1 Evan O'Hara 1 Michael Gordon 1

1UC Santa Barbara Santa Barbara USA

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9:30 AM - *UU5.03
Plasma Synthesis of Photovoltaic Materials

Eray Aydil 1 Chris Leighton 1 Uwe Kortshagen 2 Steve Campbell 3 Andrew Baruth 4 Michael Manno 1 Xin Zhang 1 Banu Selin Tosun 1 Melissa Johnson 1

1University of Minnesota Minneapolis USA2University of Minnesota Minneapolis USA3University of Minnesota Minneapolis USA4Creighton University Omaha USA

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10:00 AM - UU5.04
Self-assembled SiGe Core-shell Nanowires for Band Gap Engineering

Isabelle Berbezier 1 Adrien Gouye 1 Cyril Herrier 1 Abdelmalek Benkouider 1 Luc Favre 1 Elise Ruiz-Gomes 1 Antoine Ronda 1

1CNRS - AMU Marseille CEDEX 20 France

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10:15 AM - UU5.05
Liquid-chemistry RF & DC Microplasma as a Tool for Stabilization of Opto-electronic Properties of Silicon Nanocrystals

Somak Mitra 1 Vladimir Svrcek 2 Davide Mariotti 1

1University of Ulster, NIBEC Jordanstown United Kingdom2National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology (AIST) Tsukuba Japan

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10:30 AM - UU5
Break

11:00 AM - UU5.06
Strong Microstructural Evolutions in ZnO Thin Films Grown by Reactive Magnetron Sputtering at the Inset of the Compound Sputtering Regime

William Chamorro 1 2 David Horwat 1 2 Philippe Pigeat 1 2 Patrice Miska 1 2 Pascal Boulet 1 2 Sylvie Migot 1 2 Flavio Soldera 3 Frank Mucklich 3

1Universitamp;#233; de Lorraine Nancy France2CNRS Nancy France3Saarland University Saarbruecken Germany

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11:15 AM - UU5.07
Low-electrical Resistivity Polycrystalline TiO2-based Transparent Conductors by Millisecond Flash Lamp Annealing of Magnetron Sputtered Films

Marcel Neubert 1 Mykola Vinnichenko 1 Thoralf Gebel 2 Steffen Cornelius 1 Harald Liepack 2

1Helmholtz-Zentrum Dresden-Rossendorf Dresden Germany2DTF Technology Dresden Germany

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11:30 AM - *UU5.08
Nanochemistry in Thin Films

David Horwat 1 2 Jean-Francois Pierson 1 2

1Institut Jean Lamour Nancy France2CNRS Nancy France

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12:00 PM - UU5.09
Characterization of ZnO Quantum Dots Deposited on Ion Beam Textured Si Substrates

Liang-Chiun Chao 1 Syuan-Miao Lai 1

1National Taiwan University of Science and Technology Taipei Taiwan

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12:15 PM - *UU5.10
Comparative Study of HiPIMS and Filtered Arc Deposited Aluminum-doped Zinc Oxide Thin Films

Sunnie H.N Lim 1 3 Matthew R Field 2 Jeff Brown 4 Dougal G McCulloch 2 Andre Anders 3

1Seagate Technology Fremont USA2RMIT University Melbourne Australia3Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA4Acree Technologies Concord USA

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12:45 PM - UU5.11
Atmospheric Plasma Deposition of Transparent Conducting ZnO Thin Films on Plastics in Ambient Air

Makoto Watanabe 1 2 Linying Cui 1 Reinhold H. Dauskardt 1

1Stanford University Stanford USA2National Institute for Materials Science Tsukuba Japan

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1:00 PM - UU5.12
The Effect of Reactive Ion Etching Parameters on the Electrical Properties and the Removal of Residual Organics in Spin-coated Colloidal ITO Thin Films

Salil M. Joshi 1 Rosario A. Gerhardt 1

1Georgia Institute of Technology Atlanta USA

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1:15 PM - UU5.13
Transparent Conducting Oxide Thin Films and Nanostructures for Energy-related Applications

Cesar Clavero 1 Jonathan Kolbeck 1 Jonathan Slack 1 Andre Anders 1

1Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory Berkeley USA

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