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Our interdisciplinary team gathers physicists, materials scientists, (bio-) chemists, and engineers. We are interested in understanding the fundamental electronic, optoelectronic, thermal and ionic transport processes involved in atomically-precise nanostructures and low-dimensional materials. To fabricate our structures and devices, we pioneer the heterogeneous integration of novel nanomaterials by mastering custom-made methods for nanoscale patterning and interfaces nanostructuring. We strive to master the whole competence chain from designer materials with tailored quantum properties to their application in information technology, energy conversion as well as quantum and biochemical sensing.

 

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Recent publications

Combining polarized Raman spectroscopy and micropillar compression to study microscale structure-property relationships in mineralized tissues

Kochetkovaa T, Peruzzia C, Braun O, Overbeck J, Maurya A, Neels A, Calame M, Michler J, Zysset P, Schwiedrzik J

Acta Biomaterialia, online 26 October 2020

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.actbio.2020.10.034

Composites of epoxy and graphene-related materials: Nanostructure characterization and release quantification

Hammer T, Netkueakul W, Zolliker P, Schreiner C, Figi R, Braun O, Wang J.

NanoImpact, Volume 20, October 2020

https://doi.org/10.1016/j.impact.2020.100266

 

Synaptic transistors with aluminum oxide dielectrics enabling full audio frequency range signal processing

Bolat S, Torres Sevilla G, Mancinelli A, Gilshtein E, Sastre J, Cabas Vidani A, Bachmann D, Shorubalko I, Briand D, Tiwari AN & Romanyuk YE

Scientific Reports, 10, 16664 (8 pp.). (2020)

https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-020-73705-w

Unconventional Transport Properties of Reduced Tungsten Oxide WO_(2.9)

Shengelaya A., La Mattina F.and Conder K.

Condens. Matter 2020, 5(4), 63; 

https://doi.org/10.3390/condmat5040063

Fabrication, characterization and simulation of sputtered Pt/In-Ga-Zn-O Schottky diodes for low-frequency half-wave rectifier circuits

Ulianova V, Rasheed F, Bolat S, Torres Sevilla G, Didenko Y, Feng X, Shorubalko I, Bachmann D, Tatarchuk D, Tahoori MB, Aghassi-Hagmann J & Romanyuk YE

IEEE Access, 8, 111783-111790. 2020

https://doi.org/10.1109/ACCESS.2020.3002267

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