Dielectric constant and its temperature dependence for GaAs, CdTe, and ZnSe (direct link): The dielectric constants of GaAs, CdTe, and ZnSe and their temperature dependences were found from low‐frequency capacitance measurements.
Impurity peak formation during proton-enhanced diffusion of phosphorus and boron in silicon (direct link): In this study a sample temperature of 700°C, proton-beam energies of 50–140 keV, proton-beam current densities of ∼1 μA/cm2, and proton-bombardment times of 3 min to 3 h were used. The resultant impurity profiles were obtained using Schottky-barrier differential C–V techniques.
Effect of radiation induced defects on the capacitance of silicon detectors, 1992 (direct link): The capacitance was measured at different frequencies and temperature. It was shown that the capacitance of the irradiated detectors strongly depends upon temperature.
Electrical properties of ion-implanted p-n junction diodes in β-SiC, 1988 (direct link): High-temperature implantation of Al(+) into n-type and of N(+) into p-type beta-SiC (100) thin films was performed, and the mesa structure junction diodes thus produced were characterized by measuring current-voltage (I-V) and capacitance voltage (C-V) as functions of temperature.
Stability of Sulfide Passivated Gallium Arsenide Surfaces, 1993 (direct link): Surface chemistry was characterized by Auger electron spectroscopy and barrier heights were calculated from C-V measurements obtained with a Hg probe.
Dependence of Field Switched Ordered Arrays of Dinuclear Mixed-Valence Complexes on the Distance between the Redox Centers and the Size of the Counterions, 2005 (direct link): Measurement of the ac capacitance of the film at 1 MHz as a function of voltage across the film with a pulse-counter pulse technique demonstrates controlled electric field generation of the two stable mixed-valence forms differing in the spatial location of one electron, that is, switching.
Stable biopassive insulation synthesized by initiated chemical vapor deposition of poly (1, 3, 5-trivinyltrimethylcyclotrisiloxane), 2007 (direct link): In this work, the material properties and neural cell compatibility of a novel polymeric material, poly(trivinyltrimethylcyclotrisiloxane) (poly(V3D3)), are demonstrated to be suitable for application as permanently bioimplanted electrically insulating films.
Functional thin film polymers for biopassivation of neuroprosthetic implants, 2007 (direct link): Long term soak testing under physiological conditions has demonstrated retention of electrical properties for > 1000 days.
Jandel’s four point measurement systems:
Point-contact pseudo-MOSFET for in-situ characterization of as-grown silicon-on-insulator wafers, 1992 (direct link): A pseudo-MOS transistor can be activated in as-grown silicon-on-insulator (SOI) structures without any device processing by using point-contact probes. Parameters are extracted which relate to minority and majority carriers, buried oxide, and the Si-SiO/sub 2/ interface.
Comparison of electrical conductivity data obtained by four-electrode and four-point probe methods for graphite-based polymer composites, 2007 (direct link): A comparison of the volume conductivity measured by standard four-electrode (FE) and four-point probe (4 point probe) methods for graphite-based powdery polypropylene (PP) and poly(vinylidene fluoride) (PVDF) composite bar specimens was made in this study.
Vapor phase polymerization of pyrrole and thiophene using iron (III) sulfonates as oxidizing agents, 2004 (direct link): Vapor phase polymerization is a versatile technique that can be used to obtain highly conducting coatings of conjugated polymer on both conducting and nonconducting substrates.
Novel neural interface for implant electrodes: improving electroactivity of polypyrrole through MWNT incorporation, 2008 (direct link): This paper explores the addition of MWNTs to polypyrrole (PPy) through two methods, layering and codeposition.
Combinatorial approach to the study of particle size effects in electrocatalysis: synthesis of supported gold nanoparticles, 2006 (direct link): A high-throughput method for physical vapor deposition has been applied to the synthesis of libraries of supported gold particles on amorphous substoichiometric TiO(x)() and carbon supports.
A four-point probe correlation of oxygen sensitivity to changes in surface resistivity of TiO2(001) and Pd-modified TiO2(001), 2003 (direct link): Using a linear four-point probe (4 point probe), the effects of surface stoichiometry and of exposure to oxygen on the surface resistivity were investigated.
Characterization of TiAlN films deposited by reactive pulsed laser ablation, 2000 (direct link): Deposition of TiAlN films by using the reactive laser ablation technique.
Study of processing variables on the electrical resistivity of conductive adhesives, 2009 (direct link): In this paper, the authors explored the effects of processing variables, including carbon nanotube (CNT) concentration, assembly pressure, and processing temperature, on electrical conductivity of CNT-included electrically conductive adhesives (ECAs).
Direct fast patterning of conductive polymers using agarose stamping, 2007
Correlation between the surface conductivity and structure of SnO2 (110), 1991
An all-polymer micropump based on the conductive polymer poly (3, 4-ethylenedioxythiophene) and a polyurethane channel system, 2007
Improved characterization of fully-depleted SOI wafers by pseudo-MOS transistor, 1996
Post-test evaluation of oxygen electrodes from solid oxide electrolysis stacks, 2009
Inkjet printing of 3D metal–insulator–metal crossovers, 2008 (direct link): This article describes the inkjet printing of both a commercial silver nanoparticle metal and a cationic/thermally cured epoxy insulator, SU8, and discusses the role of print strategy and surface treatment on retaining functionality.
Vapor-phase polymerization of 3, 4-ethylenedioxythiophene: A route to highly conducting polymer surface layers, 2004
Systematic control of the electrical conductivity of poly (3, 4-ethylenedioxythiophene) via oxidative chemical vapor deposition, 2007 (direct link): Systematic variation in the electrical conductivity of poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) (PEDOT) was achieved by oxidative chemical vapor deposition (oCVD).
Deposition of Copper by the H2-Assisted Reduction of Cu (tmod) 2 in Supercritical Carbon Dioxide: Kinetics and Reaction Mechanism, 2005