Journal Publications

2008 - Present

 

2016
2015 2014
2013 2012
2011 2010
2009 2008
  • J256. D. Kwabi, David, T.P.  Batcho, S. Feng, L. Giordano, C.V.  Thompson, Y. Shao-Horn, The Effect of Water on Discharge Product Growth and Chemistry in Li-O2 Batteries, to appear in Chem Phys. Phys. Chem. (2016)
  • J255. Gye Hyun Kim, Wen Ma, Bilge Yildiz, and Carl V. Thompson, Effect of Annealing Ambient on Anisotropic Retraction of Film Edges During Solid-State Dewetting of Thin Single Crystal Films, J. Appl. Phys. 120, 075306 (2016).
  • J254. Ahmed Al-Obeidi, Dominik Kramer, Steven T. Boles, Reiner Mönig, and Carl V. Thompson, Mechanical Measurements on Lithium Phosphorous Oxynitride Coated Silicon Thin Film Electrodes for Lithium-ion Batteries during Lithiation and Delithiation, Appl. Phys. Letts. 109, 071902 (2016).
  • J253. G.J. Syaranamual, W.A. Sasangka, R.I. Madea, S. Arulkumaran, G.I. Nga, S.C. Foo, C.L. Gan, C.V. Thompson, Role of two-dimensional electron gas (2DEG) in AlGaN/GaN high electron mobility transistor (HEMT) ON-state degradation, to appear in Microelectronics Reliability (2016).
  • J252. S.Y. Sayed,  K.P.C. Yao,  D.G. Kwabi,  T.P. Batcho,  C.V. Amanchukwu, S. Fengs,  C.V. Thompson and   Y. Shao-Horn, Revealing Instability and Irreversibility in Nonaqueous Sodium-O2 Battery Chemistry, Chemical Communications 52, 9691 (2016).
  • J251. R.V. Zucker, G.H. Kim, J. Ye, W.C. Carter, and C.V. Thompson, The mechanism of corner instabilities in single-crystal thin films during dewetting, J. Appl. Phys. 119, 125306 (2016). DOI: 10.1063/1.4944712
  • J250. D.G. Kwabi, M. Tulodziecki, N. Pour, D.M. Itkis, C.V. Thompson, and Y. Shao-Horn, Controlling Solution-mediated Reaction Mechanisms of Oxygen Reduction Using Potential and Solvent for Aprotic Lithium-oxygen Batteries, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 7, 1204 (2016).
  • J249. R.V. Zucker, W.C. Carter, CV. Thompson, Power-Law Scaling Regimes for Solid-State Dewetting of Thin Films, Scripta Materialia 116, 143 (2016). DOI: 10.1016/j.scriptamat.2016.01.039
  • J248. D.G. Kwabi, V.S. Bryantsev, T.P. Batcho, D.M. Itkis, C.V. Thompson, and Y. Shao-Horn, Experimental and Computational Analysis of the Solvent-Dependent O2/Li+-O2- Redox Couple: Standard Potentials, Coupling Strength, and Implications for Lithium–Oxygen Batteries, Angewandte Chemie 128, 3181 (2016).
  • J247. A. Al-Obeidi, D. Kramer, R. Moenig, and C.V. Thompson, Mechanical stresses and crystallization of lithium phosphorous oxynitride-coated germanium electrodes during lithiation and delithiation, J. Power Sources 306, 817 (2016).
  • J246.  C.Y. Khoo, H. Liu, W.A. Sasangka, R.I. Made. N. Tamura, M. Kunz, A.S. Budiman, C.L. Gan, and C.V. Thompson, Impact of deposition conditions on the crystallization kinetics of amorphous GeTe films. J. Mat. Sci. 51(4), 1864 (2016).
  • J245. S. A. Jang, H. J. Lee, C. V. Thompson, C. A. Ross, and Y. J. Oh, Crystallographic analysis of the solid-state dewetting of polycrystalline gold film using automated indexing in a transmission,  electron microscope, APL Mater. 3, 126103 (2015).
  • J244. A. Al-Obeidi, D. Kramer, C.V. Thompson, and R. Mönig. Mechanical stresses and morphology evolution in germanium thin film electrodes during lithiation and delithiation, J. Power Sources 297, 472 (2015).
  • J243. N. Ortiz-Vitoriano, T.P. Batcho, D.G. Kwabi, B. Han, N. Pour, K.P.C. Yao, C.V. Thompson and Y. Shao-Horn, Rate-Dependent Nucleation and Growth of NaO2 in Na-O2 batteries, J. Phys. Chem. Lett.  6, 2636 (2015).
  • J242. C.Q. Lai, W. Zheng, W. K. Choi, and C.V. Thompson, Metal Assisted Anodic Etching of Silicon, Nanoscale 7, 11123 (2015).
  • J241. W.A. Sasangka, C.L. Gan, D. Lai, C.S. Tan, and C.V. Thompson, Characterization of the Young’s Modulus, Residual Stress and Fracture Strength of Cu-Sn-In Thin Films using Combinatorial Deposition and Micro-Cantilevers, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering 25, 035023 (2015).
  • J240. G.H. Kim and C.V. Thompson, Effect of surface energy anisotropy on Rayleigh-like solid-state dewetting and nanowire stability, Acta Materialia 84, 190 (2015)
  • J239. H.Z. Yu and C.V. Thompson, Stress engineering using low oxygen background pressures during Volmer-Weber growth of polycrystalline nickel films, J. Vac. Sci. and Tech. A33, 021504, (2015).
  • J238 D.G. Kwabi, T.P. Batcho, C.V. Amanchukwu,  N. Ortiz-Vitoriano, P. Hammond, C.V. Thompson, and Y. Shao-Horn, Chemical Instability of Dimethyl Sulfoxide in LithiumAir Batteries, J. Phys. Chem. Letts. 5, 2850 (2014).
  • J237. H.Z. Yu and C.V. Thompson, Effects of oblique-angle deposition on intrinsic stress evolution during polycrystalline film growth, Acta Materialia 77, 284-293 (2014).
  • J236. R.S. Omampuliyur, M. Bhuiyan, Z. Han, Z. Jing, L. Li, E.A. Fitzgerald, C.V. Thompson, W. K. Choi, Nanostructured Thin Film Silicon Anodes for Li-ion Microbatteries, J. Nanosci. Nanotechnol. 15, 4926-4933 (2015).
  • J235.  H.Z. Yu and C.V. Thompson, Correlation of shape changes of grain surfaces and reversible stress evolution during interruptions of polycrystalline film growth, Appl. Phys. Letts. 104, 141913 (2014).
  • J234.  Feng Gao, Di Chen, Harry L. Tuller, Carl. V. Thompson, and Tomás Palacios, On the redox origin of surface trapping in AlGaN/GaN high electronmobility transistors, J. of Appl. Phys. 115, 124506 (2014).
  • J233.  Hang Z. Yu, Jeffrey S. Leib, Steven T. Boles, and Carl V. Thompson, Fast and Slow Stress Evolution Mechanisms During Interruptions of Volmer-Weber Growth, J. Appl. Phys. 115, 043251 (2014).
  • J232. Hang Z. Yu and Carl V. Thompson, Grain Growth and Complex Stress Evolution During Volmer-Weber Growth of Polycrystalline Thin Films , Acta Materialia 67, 189 (2014).
  • J231.  F. Gao, S.C. Tan, J.A. del Alamo, C.V. Thompson, and T. Palacios, Impact of Water-Assisted Electrochemical Reactions on the OFF-State Degradation of AlGaN/GaN HEMTs, IEEE Trans. Electron Devices 61, 444 (2014).
  • J230.  S.T. Boles, C.V. Thompson, O. Kraft, and R. Mönig, In situ tensile and creep testing of lithiated silicon nanowires, Applied Physics Letters 103, 263906 (2013); 104, 099902 (2014).
  • J229. C. Q. Lai, He Cheng, W. K. Choi, and C.V. Thompson, Mechanics of Catalyst Motion during Metal Assisted Chemical Etching of Silicon, J. Phys. Chem. C 117, 20802 (2013).
  • J228. B.M. Gallant, D.G. Kwabi, R.R.  Mitchell, J. Zhao, C.V. Thompson, and Y. Shao-Horn Influence of Li2O2 morphology on oxygen reduction and evolution kinetics in Li-O2 batteries, Energy and Environmental Science 6, 2518 (2013).
  • J227. R.V. Zucker, G.H. Kim, W.C. Carter, C.V. Thompson,  A model for solid state dewetting of a fully faceted thin film, Comptes Rendus de Physique 14, 564 (2013).
  • J226. Z. Wang, G. Shimon, X. Liu, C. V. Thompson, C. A. Ross, W. K. Choi, A. O. Adeyeye, Synthesis and magnetic properties of large-area ferromagnetic cylindrical nanoshell and nanocup arrays, J. Appl. Phys. 113, 214301 (2013)
  • J225. L. Zhong, R.R. Mitchell, Y. Liu, B.M. Gallant, C.V. Thompson, J.Y. Huang, S.X. Mao, and Y. Shao-Horn, In situ Transmission Electron Microscopy Observations of Electrochemical Oxidation of Li2O2, Nanoletters 13, 2209–2214 (2013).
  • J224. R.R. Mitchell, B.M. Gallant, Y. Shao-Horn and C.V. Thompson, Mechanisms of Morphological Evolution of Li2O2 Particles During Electrochemical Growth, J. Phys. Chem. Letts. 4, 1060 (2013).
  • J223. G.H. Kim, R.V. Zucker, W.C. Carter, and C.V. Thompson, Quantitative analysis of anisotropic edge retraction by solid-state dewetting of thin single crystal films, J. Appl. Phys. 113, 043512 (2013).
  • J222. R.R. Mitchell, N. Yamamoto, H. Cebeci, B.L. Wardle, and C.V. Thompson, A Technique for Spatially-Resolved Contact Resistance-Free Electrical Conductivity Measurements of Aligned-Carbon Nanotube/Polymer Nanocomposites, Composites Science and Technology 74(24), 205-20 (2013).
  • J221. Yong-Jun Oh, Jung-Hwan Kim, Carl V. Thompson, and Caroline A. Ross, Templated Assembly of Co-Pt Nanoparticles via Thermal and Laser-Induced Dewetting of Bilayer Metal Films, Nanoscale 5(1), 401-407 (2013).
  • J220. P. Lianto, S. Yu, J. Wu, C.V. Thompson and W.K. Choi, Vertical etching with isolated catalysts in metal-assisted chemical etching of silicon, Nanoscale 4(23), 732-7539 (2012).
  • J219. B.M. Gallant, R.R. Mitchell, D.G. Kwabi, J. Zhou, L. Zuin, C.V. Thompson, and Y. Shao-Horn, Chemical and Morphological Changes of Li-O2 Battery Electrodes Upon Cycling, J. Phys. Chem. C 116(39), 20800-20805 (2012).
  • J218. R. Enright, N. Miljkovic, A. Al-Obeidi, C.V. Thompson, and E.N. Wang, Superhydrophobic condensation: The role of pinning barriers and size-scale, Langmuir 28, 1442 (2012).
  • J217. F. Gao, D. Chen, B. Lu, H.L. Tuller, C.V. Thompson, S. Keller, U.K. Mishra, and T. Palacios, Impact of Moisture and Fluorocarbon Passivation on the Current Collapse of AlGaN/GaN HEMTs, Electron Device Letters 33, 1378 – 1380 (2012).
  • J216. C.Q. Lai, C.V. Thompson, and W.K. Choi, Uni-, Bi- and Tri-Directional Wetting Caused by Nanostructures with Anisotropic Surface Energies, Langmuir 28(30), 11048–11055 (2012).
  • J215. W. Jiang, W. Bao, C.V.Thompson, and D.J. Srolovitz, Phase Field Approach for Simulating Solid-State Dewetting Problems, Acta Materialia 60, 5578–5592 (2012).
  • J214. A.L. Giermann and C.V. Thompson, Three-dimensional graphoepitaxial alignment resulting from solid-state dewetting of Au films on surfaces with monoperiodic topography, Applied Physics Letters 101, 051904 (2012).
  • J213. C.V. Thompson, Solid State Dewetting of Thin Films, Ann. Rev. of Materials Research 42, 399-334 (2012).
  • J212. G.D. Nessim, A. Al-Obeidi, H. Grisaru, E.S. Polsen, C.R. Oliver, T. Zimrin, A.J. Hart, D. Aurbach, and C.V. Thompson, Enhanced synthesis of vertically aligned carbon nanotubes via in-situ generation of water vapor by preheating of added oxygen, Carbon 50, 4002 (2012).
  • J211. L. Li, J. Joh, J.A. del. Alamo, and C.V. Thompson, Spatial distribution of structural degradation under high-power stress in AlGaN/GaN HEMTs, Appl. Phys. Letts. 100, 172109 (2012).
  • J210. R.I. Made, C.L. Gan, L. Yan, K.H. Boon Kor, H.L. Chia, K.L. Pey, and C.V. Thompson, Experimental characterization and modeling of the mechanical properties of Cu–Cu thermocompression bonds for three-dimensional integrated circuits, Acta Materialia 60, 578 (2012).
  • J209. F. Gao, B. Lu, L. Li, S. Kaun, J.S. Speck, C.V. Thompson, and T. Palacios, Role of oxygen in the OFF-state degradation of AlGaN/GaN high electron mobility transistors, Appl. Phys. Letts. 99, 223506 (2011).
  • J208. W.A. Sasangka, C.L., C.V. Thompson, W.K. Choi, and J. Wei, Influence of Bonding Parameters on the Interaction Between Cu and Noneutectic Sn-In Solder Thin Films, J. Electronic Materials 40, 2329-3336 (2011).
  • J207. Robert R. Mitchell, Betar M. Gallant, Carl V. Thompson and Yang Shao-Horn, All-carbon-nanofiber electrodes for high-energy rechargeable Li–O2 batteries, Energy Environ. Sci. 4, 2952 (2011).
  • J206. Zung-Sun Choi, Junghoon Lee, Meng Keong Lim, Chee Lip Gan, Carl V. Thompson, Void Dynamics in Copper-Based Interconnects, J. Appl. Phys. 110, 033505 (2011).
  • J205. A.L. Giermann and C.V. Thompson, Requirements for graphoepitaxial alignment through solid-state dewetting of Au films, J. Appl. Phys. 109, 083520 (2011).
  • J204. J. Oh and C. V. Thompson, The role of electric field in pore formation during aluminum anodization, Electrochemica Acta 56, 4044 (2011).
  • J203.  J. Ye and C.V. Thompson, Templated Solid-State Dewetting to Controllably Produce Complex Patterns, Advanced Materials 23, 1567 (2011).

  • J202. J. Oh and C.V. Thompson, Abnormal Anodic Aluminum Oxide Formation in Confined Structures for Lateral Pore Arrays, J. Electrochem. Soc. 158, C71 (2011).
  • J201. J. Oh and C.V. Thompson, A Tungsten Interlayer Process for Fabrication of Through-pore Anodic Aluminum Oxide Scaffolds on Gold Substrates, J. Eelectrochem. Soc. 158, K11 (2011).
  • J200. J. Ye and C.V. Thompson, Regular pattern formation through the retraction and pinch-off of edges during solid-state dewetting of patterned single crystal films, Phys. Rev. B82, 193408 (2010).
  • J199. G.D. Nessim, M. Seita, D.L. Plata, PhD; K.P. O'Brien, A.J. Hart, E.R Meshot; C.M. Reddy; P.M Gschwend; C.V Thompson, Precursor gas chemistry determines the crystallinity of carbon nanotubes synthesized at low temperature, Carbon 49, 804 (2011).
  • J198. J. Ye and C.V. Thompson, Anisotropic edge retraction and hole growth during solid-state dewetting of single crystal nickel thin films, Acta Materialia 59, 582 (2011).
  • J197. H Zhang, C V Thompson, F Stellacci and J T L Thong, Parallel fabrication of polymer-protected nanogaps, Nanotechnology 21, 385303 (2010).
  • J196. J. Leib and C.V. Thompson, Weak Temperature Dependence of Stress Relaxation in As-Deposited Polycrystalline Gold Films, Physical Review B (Rapid Communication) B82, 121402 (2010).
  • J195. Q. Guo, L. Zhang, A.S. Zeiger, Y. Li, K.J. Van Vliet,  and C.V. Thompson, Compositional dependence of Young’s moduli for amorphous Cu-Zr films measured using combinatorial deposition on microscale cantilever arrays, Scripta Materialia 64, 41 (2011).
  • J194. S.-W. Chang, V.P. Chuang, S.T. Boles, andC.V. Thompson, Metal-Catalyzed Etching of Vertically-Aligned Polysilicon and Amorphous Silicon Nanowire Arrays by Etching Direction Confinement, Adv. Funct. Mat., 20, 4634 in press (2010).
  • J193. J. Ye and C.V. Thompson, Mechanisms of complex morphological evolution during solid-state dewetting of single-crystal nickel thin films, Appl. Phys. Letts. 97, 071904 (2010).
  • J192. D., P. Makaram andC.V. Thompson, Microscale Oscillating Crack Propagation in Silicon Nitride Thin Films, Appl. Pys. Letts. 97, 071902 (2010).
  • J191. J. Yun, Rui Wang, M. H. Hong,  J. T. L. Thong, Y. L. Foo, C. V. Thompson, and W. K. Choi, Converting carbon nanofibers to carbon nanoneedles: catalyst splitting and reverse motion, Nanoscale, 2, 2180 on line (2010).
  • J190. P. Makaram, J. Joh, J.A. del Alamo, T. Palacios, and C.V. Thompson, Evolution of structural defects associated with electrical degradation in AlGaN/GaN high electron mobility transistors, Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, 233509 (2010).
  • J189. S.-W. Chang, J. Oh, S.T. Boles, C.V. Thompson, Fabrication of Silicon Nanopillar-based Nanocapacitor Arrays, Appl. Phys. Letts. 96, 153108 (2010).
  • J188 Q. Guo, J.. Noh, P.K. Liaw, P.D. Rack, Y. Li, C.V. Thompson,Density change upon crystallization in amorphous Zr-Cu-Al thin films, Acta Materialia 58, 3633 (2010).
  • J187. Jia Yun, Rui Wang, W.K. Choi, J.T.L. Thong, C.V. Thompson, Mei Zhu, Y.L. Foo, M.H. Hong, Field emission from a large area of vertically-aligned carbon nanofibers with nanoscale tips and controlled spatial geometry, Carbon 48, 1362 (2010).
  • J186. Gilbert D. Nessim, Donatello Acquaviva, Matteo Seita, Kevin P. O’Brien, and Carl V. Thompson, The Critical Role of the Underlayer Material and Thickness in Grown Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotubes and Nanofibers on Metallic Substrates by Chemical Vapor Deposition, Adv. Funct. Mat. (2010).
  • J185. Donghyun Kim, Amanda L. Giermann, and Carl V. Thompson, Solid-state Dewetting of Patterned Films, Appl. Phys. Letts. 95, 251903 (2009).
  • J184. Miao Wang, Soo Jin Chua, Han Gao, Jeffery S. Leib, and Carl V. Thompson, A Study on Morphology Control of ZnO Electrodeposited on Au Surface, Journal of the Electrochemical Society 156, D517 (2009).
  • J183. S. T. Boles, E. A. Fitzgerald, C. V. Thompson, C. K. F. Ho, and K. L. Pey, Catalyst Proximity Effects on the Growth of Silicon Nanowires, Journal of Applied Physics 106, 044311, (2009).
  • J182. Osama M. Nayfeh, Dimitri A. Antoniadis, Steven Boles, Charles Ho, and Carl V. Thompson, Formation of Single Tiers of Bridging Silicon Nanowires for Transistor Applications Using Vapor– Liquid–Solid Growth from Short Silicon-on-Insulator Sidewalls, Small 5, 2440 (2009).
  • J181. J. Leib, R. Monig, C.V. Thompson, Direct Evidence for Effects of Grain Structure on Reversible Compressive Deposition Stresses in Polycrystalline Gold Films, Phys. Rev. Letters 102, 25601 (2009).
  • J180. Gilbert D. Nessim, Matteo Seita, Kevin P. O’Brien, A. John Hart, Pierre Delcoix, and Carl V. Thompson, Low Temperature Synthesis of Vertically Aligned Carbon Nanotubes with Ohmic Contact to Metallic Substrates Enabled by Thermal Decomposition of the Carbon Feedstock, Nano Letters 9, 3398 (2009).
  • J179. S.T. Boles, C.V. Thompson, and E.A. Fitzgerald, Influence of indium and phosphine on Au-catalyzed InP nanowire growth on Si substrates, J. Cryst. Growth 311, 1446 (2009).
  • J178. S.-W. Chang, V.P. Chuang, S.T. Boles, C.A. Ross, and C.V. Thompson, Densely-packed arrays of ultrahigh-aspect-ratio silicon nanowire fabricated using block copolymer lithography and metal-assisted etching, Advanced Functional Materials 19, 2495 (2009).
  • J177. H. L. Leong, C. L. Gan, C. V. Thompson, K. L. Pey, and H. Y. Li, Electromigration-induced bond improvement for three-dimensional integrated circuits, Appl. Phys. Letts. 94 (2009).
  • J176. H. L. Leong, C. L. Gan, R. I. Made, C. V. Thompson, K. L. Pey, and H. Y. Li, Experimental characterization and modeling of the contact resistance of Cu–Cu bonded interconnects, J. Appl. Phys. 105, 033514 (2009).
  • J175. Y. Li, Q. Guo, J.A. Kalb, and C.V. Thompson, Matching Glass-Forming Ability with the Density of the Amorphous Phase, Science 322, 1816 (2008).
  • J174. Qiang Guo, Minghua Li, Yi Li, Luping Shi, Tow Chong Chong, Johannes A. Kalb, and Carl V. Thompson, Crystallization-induced stress in thin phase change films of different thicknesses, Appl. Phys. Lett., 93, 221907 (2008).
  • J173. Yong-Jun Oh, C. A. Ross, Yeon Sik Jung, Yang Wang, Carl V. Thompson, Co nanoparticle arrays made by templated solid-state dewetting, Small, in press.
  • J172. W. K. Choi, T. H. Liew, M. K. Dawood, H. I. Smith , C. V. Thompson, and M. H. Hong, Synthesis of silicon nanowires and nanofin arrays using interference lithography and catalytic etching, Nano Letters 8, 3799 (2008).
  • J171. Gilbert D. Nessim, A. John Hart, Jin S. Kim, Donatello Acquaviva, Jihun Oh, Caitlin D. Morgan, Matteo Seita, Jeffrey S. Leib, and Carl V. Thompson, Tuning of Vertically-Aligned Carbon Nanotube Diameter and Areal Density through Catalyst Pre-Treatment, Nano Letters 8, 3587 (2008).
  • J170. J.A. Kalb, Q.Guo, X. Zhang, Yi Li, C. Sow and C.V. Thompson, "Phase Change Materials in Optically Triggered Microactuators," J. of Microelectromechanical Systems, 17, No. 5, (2008).
  • J169. F.L. Wei, Chee Lip GAn, Tam Lyn Tan, C.S. HaupRiege, A.P. Marathe, F.L. Vlassak and C.V. Thompson, "Electromigration-induced extrusion failures in Cu/low-k Interconnects," J. Appl. Phys. 104, 023529 (2008).
  • J168. F.L. Wei, C.S. Hau-Riege, A.P. Marathe, and C.V. Thompson, "Effects of active atomic sinks and reservoirs on the reliability of Cu/low-k interconnects," J. Appl. Phys. 103, 084513 (2008).
  • J167. J. Oh and C.V. Thompson, "Selective Barrier Perforation in Porous Alumina Andoized on Substrates," Advanced Materials 20, 1368 (2008).
  • J166. W.K. Choi, T.H. Liew, H.G. Chew, F. Zheng, C.V.Thompson, Y. Wang, M.H. Hong, X.D. Wang, L. Li and J. Yun,, "A combined Top-down and Bottom-up approach for Precise Placement of Metal Nanoparticles on Silicon, "Small 4, 330 (2008)