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The Atwater group researches a wide variety of materials topics, ranging from nanophotonics to thin film oxides. Listed below are publications by group members in refereed archival journals, as well as popular and trade press articles. You can use the search function to search for group publications by key word.



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2014

Bandgap Tunability in Zn (Sn, Ge) N2 Semiconductor Alloys
Prineha Narang, Shiyou Chen, Naomi C Coronel, Sheraz Gul, Junko Yano, Lin‐Wang Wang, Nathan S Lewis, Harry A Atwater
Advanced Materials (2014) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Electronic modulation of infrared emissivity in graphene plasmonic resonators
Victor W Brar, Michelle C Sherrott, Luke A Sweatlock, Min Seok Jang, Laura Kim, Mansoo Choi, Harry A Atwater
arXiv (2014) - Plasmonics


Experimental Demonstration of Enhanced Photon Recycling in Angle-Restricted GaAs Solar Cells
Emily D. Kosten, Brendan M. Kayes, and Harry A. Atwater
Energy & Environmental Science (2014) - Plasmonics


Growth Mechanism and Electronic Structure of Zn3P2 on the Ga-rich GaAs(001) Surface
Seokmin Jeon, Jeffrey P. Bosco, Samantha S. Wilson, Steven J. Rozeveld, Hyungjun Kim, and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Physical Chemistry C. (2014) - Plasmonics


Hybrid Surface-Phonon-Plasmon Polariton Modes in Graphene/ Monolayer h‑BN Heterostructures
Victor W. Brar, Min Seok Jang, Michelle Sherrott, Seyoon Kim, Josue J. Lopez, Laura B. Kim, Mansoo Choi, and Harry Atwater
NanoLetters (2014) - Plasmonics


Near-unity Broadband Absorption Designs for Semiconducting Nanowire Arrays via Localized Radial Mode Excitation
Katherine T. Fountaine, Christian G. Kendall, and Harry A. Atwater
Optics Express (2014) - Plasmonics


Operation of Lightly Doped Si Microwires under High-level Injection Conditions
Elizabeth A Santori, Nicholas C Strandwitz, Ronald L Grimm, Bruce S Brunschwig, Harry A Atwater, Nathan S Lewis
Energy & Environmental Science (2014) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Photoelectrochemistry of Core–shell Tandem Junction n–p+-Si/n-WO3 Microwire Array Photoelectrodes
Matthew R. Shaner, Katherine T. Fountaine, Shane Ardo, Rob H. Coridan, Harry A. Atwater, and Nathan S. Lewis
Energy & Environmental Science (2014) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Reply to 'On the thermodynamics of light trapping in solar cells'
Harry A Atwater, Albert Polman
Nature materials (2014) - Plasmonics


Scanning Laser-Beam-Induced Current Measurements of Lateral Transport Near-Junction Defects in Silicon Heterojunction Solar Cells
Michael G. Deceglie, Hal S. Emmer, Zachary C. Holman, Antoine Descoeudres, Stefaan De Wolf, Christophe Ballif, and Harry A. Atwater
IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics (2014) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Solar Energy Conversion via Hot Electron Internal Photoemission in Metallic Nanostructures: Efficiency Estimates
Andrew J. Leenheer, Prineha Narang, Nathan S. Lewis, and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Applied Physics (2014) - Plasmonics


Synthesis and Characterization of Plasmonic Resonant Guided Wave Networks
Stanley P. Burgos, Ho W. Lee, Eyal Feigenbaum, Ryan M. Briggs, and Harry A. Atwater
Nano Letters (2014) - Plasmonics


Two-Plasmon Quantum Interference
James S. Fakonas, Hyunseok Lee, Yousif A. Kelaita, and Harry A. Atwater
Nature Photonics (2014) - Plasmonics


2013

Accounting for Localized Defects in the Optoelectronic Design of Thin-Film Solar Cells
Michael G. Deceglie, Vivian E. Ferry, A. Paul Alivisatos, and Harry A. Atwater
IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics (2013) - General Research


Bandgap Tunability in Zn(Sn,Ge)N 2 Semiconductor Alloys
Prineha Narang , Shiyou Chen , Naomi C. Coronel, Sheraz Gul, Junko Yano, Lin-Wang Wang, Nathan S. Lewis, and Harry A. Atwater
Advanced Materials (2013) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Color Imaging via Nearest Neighbor Hole Coupling in Plasmonic Color Filters Integrated onto a Complementary Metal-Oxide Semiconductor Image Sensor
Stanley P. Burgos, Sozo Yokogawa, Harry A. Atwater
ACS Nano (2013) - Plasmonics


Design and Growth of III-V on Si Microwire Array Tandem Solar Cells
Christopher T. Chen, Daniel B. Turner-Evans, Hal Emmer, Shaul Aloni, Harry A. Atwater
IEEE PVSC (2013) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Energy-band Alignment of II-VI/Zn3P2 Heterojunctions from X-ray Photoemission Spectroscopy
Jeffrey P. Bosco, David O. Scanlon, Graeme W. Watson, Nathan S. Lewis, and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Applied Physics (2013) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Experimental Measurement of Lateral Transport in the Inversion Layer of Silicon Heterojunction Solar Cells
Hal S. Emmer, Michael G. Deceglie, Zachary C. Holman, Antoine Descoeudres, Stefaan De Wolf, Christophe Ballif, and Harry A. Atwater
IEEE PVSC (2013) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Flexible, Transparent Contacts for Inorganic Nanostructures and Thin Films
Daniel B. Turner-Evans , Hal Emmer , Christopher T. Chen , and Harry A. Atwater
Advanced Materials (2013) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Functional Plasmonic Nanocircuits with Low Insertion and Propagation Losses
Arian Kriesch, Stanley P. Burgos, Daniel Ploss, Hannes Pfeifer, Harry A. Atwater, and Ulf Peschel
NanoLetters (2013) - Plasmonics


Graphene Field Effect Transistor Without an Energy Gap
Min Seok Jang, Hyungjun Kim, Young-Woo Son, Harry A. Atwater, and William A. Goddard
PNAS (2013) - General Research


Highly Confined Tunable Mid-Infrared Plasmonics in Graphene Nanoresonators
Victor W. Brar, Min Seok Jang, Michelle Sherrott, Josue J. Lopez, and Harry A. Atwater
ACS Nanoletters (2013) - Plasmonics


Highly efficient GaAs solar cells by limiting light emission angle
Emily D Kosten, Jackson H Atwater, James Parsons, Albert Polman, and Harry A Atwater
Light: Science & Applications (2013) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Light Trapping in Ultrathin Silicon Photonic Crystal Superlattices with Randomly-Textured Dielectric Incouplers
Dennis M. Callahan, Kelsey A.W. Whitesell, Harry A. Atwater
Optics Express (2013) - Plasmonics


Nanophotonic Design Principles for Ultrahigh Efficiency Photovoltaics
Harry Atwater, Albert Polman, Emily Kosten, Dennis Callahan, Pierpaolo Spinelli, Carissa Eisler, Matthew Escarra, Emily Warmann, and Cristofer Flowers
AIP Conference Proceedings (2013) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Optical, Electrical, and Solar Energy-conversion Properties of Gallium Arsenide Nanowire-array Photoanodes
Shu Hu, Chun-Yung Chi, Katherine T. Fountaine, Maoqing Yao, Harry A. Atwater, P. Daniel Dapkus, Nathan S. Lewis, and Chongwu Zhou
Energy & Environmental Science (2013) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Optoelectronic Analysis of Multijunction Wire Array Solar Cells
Daniel B. Turner-Evans, Christopher T. Chen, Hal Emmer, William E. McMahon, and Harry A. Atwater
J. Appl Phys (2013) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Phase Stability and Defect Physics of a Ternary ZnSnN 2 Semiconductor: First Principles Insights
Shiyou Chen , Prineha Narang , Harry A. Atwater ,and Lin-Wang Wang
Advanced Materials (2013) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Photolithographic Olefin Metathesis Polymerization
Raymond A. Weitekamp, Harry A. Atwater, and Robert H. Grubbs
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2013) - Plasmonics


Phototropic Growth Control of Nanoscale Pattern Formation in Photoelectrodeposited Se–Te films
Bryce Sadtler, Stanley P. Burgos, Nicolas A. Batara, Joseph A. Beardslee, Harry A. Atwater, and Nathan S. Lewis,
PNAS (2013) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Polyhedral Specular Reflector Design for Ultra-High Spectrum Splitting Solar Module Efficiencies (>50%)
Carissa N. Eisler, Emily D. Kosten, Emily C. Warmann, and Harry A. Atwater
SPIE Optics and Photonics (2013) - General Research


Pseudomorphic Growth and Strain Relaxation of α-Zn3P2 on GaAs(001) by Molecular Beam Epitaxy
Jeffrey P. Bosco, Gregory M. Kimball, Nathan S. Lewis, Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Crystal Growth (2013) - Plasmonics


Quantum Optical Properties of a Dipole Emitter Coupled to an ɛ-near-zero Nanoscale Waveguide
Ruzan Sokhoyan and Harry A. Atwater
Optics Express (2013) - Plasmonics


Rapid Self-assembly of Brush Block Copolymers to Photonic Crystals
Benjamin R. Sveinbjörnsson, Raymond A. Weitekamp, Garret M. Miyake, Yan Xi, Harry A. Atwater, and Robert H. Grubbs
PNAS (2013) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Scanning Near-field Optical Microscopy on Dense Random Assemblies of Metal Nanoparticles
Martina Schmid, Jonathan Grandidier, Harry A Atwater
Journal of Optics (2013) - General Research


Silicon Solar Cell Light-Trapping Using Defect Mode Photonic Crystals
Kelsey A. Whitesell, Dennis M. Callahan, Harry Atwater
SPIE 8620 (2013) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Solar Cell Efficiency Enhancement via Light Trapping in Printable Resonant Dielectric Nanosphere Arrays
Jonathan Grandidier, Raymond A. Weitekamp, Michael G. Deceglie, Dennis M. Callahan, Corsin Battaglia, Colton R. Bukowsky, Christophe Ballif, Robert H. Grubbs, and Harry A. Atwater
Physica Status Solidi (2013) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Spectrum Splitting Photovoltaics: Polyhedral Specular Reflector Design for Ultra-High Efficiency Modules
Carissa N. Eisler, Emily D. Kosten, Emily C. Warmann, and Harry A. Atwater
39th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (2013) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Structural and Optoelectronic Characterization of RF Sputtered ZnSnN 2
Lise Lahourcade , Naomi C. Coronel , Kris T. Delaney , Sujeet K. Shukla , Nicola A. Spaldin , and Harry A. Atwater
Advanced Materials (2013) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Towards an optimized all lattice-matched InAlAs/InGaAsP/InGaAs multijunction solar cell with efficiency >50%
Marina S. Leite, Robyn L. Woo, Jeremy N. Munday, Willian D. Hong, Shoghig Mesropian, Daniel C. Law, Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2013) - Plasmonics


2012

Metal–Polymer–Metal Split-Dipole Nanoantennas
Deirdre M. O'Carroll, James S. Fakonas, Dennis M. Callahan, Martin Schierhorn, Harry. A. Atwater
Advanced Materials (2012) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Band Alignment of Epitaxial ZnS/Zn3P2 Heterojunctions
Jeffrey P. Bosco, Steven B. Demers, Gregory M. Kimball, Nathan S. Lewis, and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Applied Physics (2012) - General Research


Configuration Optimization of a Nanosphere Array on Top of a Thin Film Solar Cell
Jonathan Grandidier, Dennis Callahan, Harry A. Atwater
IEEE PVSC (2012) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Design of Nanostructured Solar Cells Using Coupled Optical and Electrical Modeling
Mike G. Deceglie, Vivian E. Ferry, A. Paul Alivisatos, and Harry A. Atwater
NanoLetters (2012) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


DFT Study of Water Adsorption and Decomposition on a Ga-Rich GaP(001)(2×4) Surface
Seokmin Jeon, Hyungjun Kim, William A. Goddard III, and Harry A. Atwater
J. Phys. Chem. C (2012) - General Research


Dielectric based resonant guided wave networks
Eyal Feigenbaum, Harry A. Atwater
Optical Society of America (2012) - Plasmonics


Efficient Coupler Between Silicon Photonic and Metal-insulator-silicon-metal Plasmonic Waveguides
A. Emboras, R. M. Briggs, A. Najar, S. Nambiar, C. Delacour, Ph. Grosse, E. Augendre, J. M. Fedeli, B. de Salvo, H. A. Atwater and R. Espiau de Lamaestre
Applied Physics Letters (2012) - Plasmonics


Enhanced Performance of Small GaAs Solar Cells via Edge and Surface Passivation with Trioctylphosphine Sulfide.
Carissa N. Eisler, Matthew T. Sheldon, and Harry A. Atwater
38th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (2012) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


GaAs Passivation with Trioctylphosphine Sulfide for Enhanced Solar Cell Efficiency and Durability
Matthew T. Sheldon , Carissa N. Eisler , and Harry A. Atwater
Advanced Energy Materials (2012) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


GaAs Passivation with Trioctylphosphine Sulfide for Enhanced Solar Cell Efficiency and Durability - Supporting Information
Matthew T. Sheldon, Carissa N. Eisler, and Harry A. Atwater
Advanced Energy Materials (2012) - General Research


Hydrogen-evolution Characteristics of Ni–Mo-coated, Radial Junction, n +p-silicon Microwire Array Photocathodes
Emily L. Warren, James R. McKone, Harry A. Atwater, Harry B. Gray, and Nathan S. Lewis
Energy & Environmental Science (2012) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Light Trapping Beyond the 4n2 Limit in Thin Waveguides
Jeremy N. Munday, Dennis M. Callahan, Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2012) - Plasmonics


Molecular Beam Epitaxy of n-type ZnS: A Wide Band Gap Emitter for Heterojunction PV Devices
Jeffrey Bosco, Faisal Tajdar, Harry Atwater
Photovoltaic Specialists Conference IEEE (2012) - General Research


Passivation of Zn3P2 Substrates by Aqueous Chemical Etching and Air Oxidation
Gregory M. Kimball, Jeffrey P. Bosco, Astrid M. Müller, Syed F. Tajdar, Bruce S. Brunschwig, Harry A Atwater
Journal of Applied Physics (2012) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Photonic Design Principles for Ultrahigh-Efficiency Photovoltaics
Albert Polman, Harry A. Atwater
Nature Materials (2012) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Plasmonic Color Filters for CMOS Image Sensor Applications
Sozo Yokogawa, Stan Burgos, Harry A. Atwater
NanoLetters (2012) - Plasmonics


Simulations of solar cell absorption enhancement using resonant modes of a nanosphere array
Jonathan Grandidier, Michael Deceglie, Dennis Callahan, Harry A. Atwater
SPIE 8256 (2012) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Solar Cell Efficiency Enhancement Via Light Trapping in Printable Resonant Dielectric Nanosphere Arrays
Jonathan Grandidier, Raymond A. Weitekamp, Michael G. Deceglie, Dennis M. Callahan, Corsin Battaglia, Colton R. Bukowsky, Christophe Ballif, Robert H. Grubbs, and Harry A. Atwater
Wiley VCH (2012) - General Research


Wafer-Scale Growth of Silicon Microwire Arrays for Photovoltaics and Solar Fuel Generation
Adele C. Tamboli, Christopher T. Chen, Emily L. Warren, Daniel B. Turner-Evans, Michael D. Kelzenberg, Nathan S. Lewis, and Harry A. Atwater
IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics (2012) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


2011

820 mV Open-Circuit Voltages from Cu2O/CH3CN Junctions
Chengxiang Xiang, Gregory M. Kimball, Ronald L. Grimm, Harry A. Atwater, and Nathan S. Lewis
Energy & Environmental Science (2011) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Broadband polarization-independent resonant light absorption using ultrathin plasmonic super absorbers
Koray Aydin, Vivian E. Ferry, Ryan M. Briggs, Harry A. Atwater
Nature Communications (2011) - Plasmonics


Characterization of the tunable response of highly strained compliant optical metamaterials
Imogen M. Pryce, Koray Aydin, Yousif A. Kelaita, Ryan M. Briggs, Harry A. Atwater
Philosophical Transactions of The Royal Society A (2011) - Plasmonics


Compliant Metamaterials for Resonantly Enhanced Infrared Absorption Spectroscopy and Refractive Index Sensing
Imogen M. Pryce, Yousif A. Kelaita, Koray Aydin, Harry A. Atwater
ACS Nano (2011) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Effect of Defect-Rich Epitaxy on Crystalline Silicon/Amorphous Silicon Heterojunction Solar Cells and the Use of Low-Mobility Layers to Improve Performance
Michael Deceglie, Harry A. Atwater
IEEE Photovoltaics Specialists Conference (2011) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Enhancing the Radiative Rate in III-V Semiconductor Plasmonic Core-Shell Nanowire Resonators
Carrie E. Hofmann, F. Javier Garcia de Abajo, Harry A. Atwater
Nano Letters (2011) - Plasmonics


First Demonstration of Monolithic InP-Based InAIAs/InGaAsP/InGaAs Triple Junction Solar Cells
Robyn L. Woo1, William D. Hong, Shoghig Mesropian, Marina S. Leite, Harry A. Atwater, Daniel C. Law
PVSC (2011) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Gallium Arsenide Solar Cell Absorption Enhancement Using Whispering Gallery Modes of Dielectric Nanospheres
J. Grandidier, D. Callahan, J. Munday, H. A. Atwater
IEEE (2011) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


High-performance Si microwire photovoltaics
Michael D. Kelzenberg, Daniel B. Turner-Evans, Morgan C. Putnam, Shannon W. Boettcher, Ryan M. Briggs, Jae Yeon Baek, Nathan S. Lewis and Harry A. Atwater
Energy & Environmental Science (2011) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


InAIAs Epitaxial Growth for Wide Band Gap Solar Cells
Marina Leite, Robyn Woo, William D. Hong, Daniel C. Law, and Harry A. Atwater
(2011) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Light absorption enhancement in thin-film solar cells using whispering gallery modes in dielectric nanospheres
Jonathan Grandidier , Dennis M. Callahan , Jeremy N. Munday , and Harry A. Atwater
Advanced Materials (2011) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Low-Loss Plasmonic Metamaterials
Alexandra Boltasseva, Harry A. Atwater
Science (2011) - Plasmonics


Microphotonic parabolic light directors fabricated by two-photon lithography
Jackson H. Atwater, Emily Kosten, Pierpaolo Spinelli, J. Parsons, C. Van Lare
Applied Physics Letters (2011) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Optimized Spatial Correlations for Broadband Light Trapping Nanopatterns in High Efficiency Ultrathin Film a-Si:H Solar Cells
Vivian Ferry, Marc A. Verschuuren, M. Claire van Lare, Ruud E. I. Schropp, Harry A. Atwater, and Albert Polman
NanoLetters (2011) - General Research


Optoelectronic Design of Multijunction Wire-Array Solar Cells
Daniel B. Turner-Evans, Michael D. Kelzenberg, Chris T. Chen, Emily C. Warmann, Adele C. Tamboli, and Harry A. Atwater
IEEE (2011) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Photoelectrochemical Hydrogen Evolution Using Si Microwire Arrays
Shannon W. Boettcher, Emily L. Warren, Morgan C. Putnam, Elizabeth A. Santori, Daniel Turner-Evans, Michael D. Kelzenberg, Michael G. Walter, James R. McKone, Bruce S. Brunschwig, Harry A. Atwater, and Nathan S. Lewis
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2011) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Photovoltaic Efficiencies in Lattice-Matched III_V Multijunction Solar Cells
Emily Warmann, Marina Leite, Harry A. Atwater
(2011) - General Research


Plasmonic Rainbow Trapping Structures for Light Localization and Spectrum Splitting
M.S. Jang, H.A. Atwater
PRL (2011) - Plasmonics


Ray Optical Light Trapping in Silicon Microwires: Exceeding the 2n2 Intensity Limit
Emily D. Kosten, Emily L. Warren, and Harry A. Atwater
Optics Express (2011) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Resonant Guided Wave Networks (Chapter 3)
Eyal Feigenbaum, Stanley Burgos, Harry A. Atwater
Photonic Crystals (2011) - Plasmonics


Solar Cell Light Trapping Beyond the Ray Optic Limit
Dennis M. Callahan, Jeremy N. Munday, and Harry A. Atwater
Nanoletters (2011) - General Research


Wafer-Scale Strain Engineering of Ultrathin Semiconductor Crystalline Layers
Marina S. Leite, Emily C. Warmann, Gregory M. Kimball, Stanley P. Burgos, Dennis M. Callahan, and Harry A. Atwater
Advanced Materials (2011) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Wide-band-gap InAlAs solar cell for an alternative multijunction approach
Marina S. Leite, Robyn L. Woo, William D. Hong, Daniel C. Law, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2011) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


2010

A single-layer wide-angle negative-index metamaterial at visible frequencies
Stanley P. Burgos, Rene de Waele, Albert Polman, and Harry A. Atwater
Nature Materials (2010) - Plasmonics


Achieving optical gain in waveguide-confined nanocluster-sensitized erbium by pulsed excitation
Gerald M. Miller, Ryan M. Briggs, and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Applied Physics (2010) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Compact silicon photonic waveguide modulator based on the vanadium dioxide metal-insulator phase transition
Ryan M. Briggs, Imogen M. Pryce, and Harry A. Atwater
Optics Express (2010) - Active Ferroelectric Oxide Thin Films


Design Considerations for Plasmonic Photovoltaics
Vivian E. Ferry, Jeremy N. Munday, and Harry A. Atwater
Advanced Materials (2010) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Effects of Bulk and Grain Boundary Recombination on the Efficiency of Columnar-Grained Crystalline Silicon Film Solar Cells
Michael Deceglie, Michael Kelzenberg, Harry Atwater
Proceedings of the 35th IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (2010) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Efficient coupling between dielectric-loaded plasmonic and silicon photonic waveguides
Ryan M. Briggs, Jonathan Grandidier, Stanley P. Burgos, Eyal Feigenbaum, and Harry A. Atwater
Nano Letters (2010) - Plasmonics


Energy-Conversion Properties of Vapor-Liquid-Solid–Grown Silicon Wire-Array Photocathodes
Shannon W. Boettcher, Joshua M. Spurgeon, Morgan C. Putnam, Emily L. Warren, Daniel B. Turner-Evans, Michael D. Kelzenberg, James R. Maiolo, Harry A. Atwater, Nathan S. Lewis
Science (2010) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Enhanced absorption and carrier collection in Si wire arrays for photovoltaic applications
Michael D. Kelzenberg, Shannon W. Boettcher, Jan A. Petykiewicz, Daniel B. Turner-Evans, Morgan C. Putnam, Emily L. Warren, Joshua M. Spurgeon, Ryan M. Briggs, Nathan S. Lewis & Harry A. Atwater
Nature Materials (2010) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Flexible, Polymer-Supported, Si Wire Array Photoelectrodes
Joshua Spurgeon, Shannon Boettcher, Michael Kelzenberg, Bruce Brunschwig, Harry Atwater, Nathan Lewis
Advanced Materials (2010) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Highly strained compliant optical metamaterials with large frequency tunability
Imogen M. Pryce*, Koray Aydin*, Yousif A. Kelaita, Ryan M. Briggs, and Harry A. Atwater
Nano Letters (2010) - Plasmonics


Large Integrated Absorption Enhancement in Plasmonic Solar Cells by Combining Metallic Gratings and Antireflection Coatings
Jeremy N. Munday and Harry A. Atwater
Nano Letters (2010) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Light trapping in ultrathin plasmonic solar cells
Vivian E. Ferry, Marc A. Verschuuren, Hongbo B. T. Li, Ewold Verhagen, Robert J. Walters, Ruud E. I. Schropp, Harry A. Atwater, and Albert Polman
Optics Express (2010) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


MG Doping and Alloying in Zn3P2 Heterojunction Solar Cells
Gregory M. Kimball, Nathan S. Lewis, Harry A. Atwater
35th IEEE PVSC (2010) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Negative refractive index in coaxial plasmon waveguides
Rene de Waele, Stanley P. Burgos, Harry A. Atwater, and Albert Polman
Optics Express (2010) - Plasmonics


Plasmonic nanoparticle enhanced photocurrent in GaN/InGaN/GaN quantum well solar cells
Imogen M. Pryce, Daniel D. Koleske, Arthur J. Fischer, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2010) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Plasmonics for improved photovoltaic devices
Harry A. Atwater and Albert Polman
Nature Materials (2010) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Programming of inhomogeneous resonant guided wave networks
Eyal Feigenbaum, Stanley P. Burgos, and Harry A. Atwater
Optics Express (2010) - Plasmonics


Resonant Guided Wave Networks
Eyal Feigenbaum and Harry A. Atwater
Physical Review Letters (2010) - Plasmonics


Si microwire-array solar cells
Morgan Putnam, Shannon Boettcher, Michael Kelzenberg, Daniel Turner-Evans, Joshua Spurgeon, Emily Warren, Ryan Briggs, Nathan Lewis and Harry Atwater
Energy & Environmental Science (2010) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Symmetry breaking and strong coupling in planar optical metamaterials
Koray Aydin, Imogen M. Pryce, and Harry A. Atwater
Optics Express (2010) - Plasmonics


Time dependent behavior of a localized electron at a heterojunction boundary of graphene
Min Seok Jang, Hyungjun Kim, Harry A. Atwater, and William A. Goddard III
Applied Physics Letters (2010) - Plasmonics


Tunable Visible and Near-IR Emission from Sub-10 nm Etched Single-Crystal Si Nanopillars
Sameer S. Walavalkar, Carrie E. Hofmann, Andrew P. Homyk, M. David Henry, Harry A. Atwater, and Axel Scherer
Nano Letters (2010) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Tuning Wave Dispersion in Resonant Networks
Eyal Feigenbaum, Stanley Burgos, Harry A. Atwater
Optical Society of America (2010) - Plasmonics


Unity-order index change in transparent conducting oxides at visible frequencies
Eyal Feigenbaum, Kenneth Diest, and Harry A. Atwater
Nano Letters (2010) - Plasmonics


Water-Splitting Photoelectrolysis Reaction Rate via Microscopic Imaging of Evolved Oxygen Bubbles
Andrew J. Leenheer and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of The Electrochemical Society (2010) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


2009

10 µm minority-carrier diffusion lengths in Si wires synthesized by Cu-catalyzed vapor-liquid-solid growth
Morgan C. Putnam, Daniel B. Turner-Evans, Michael D. Kelzenberg, Shannon W. Boettcher, Nathan S. Lewis, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2009) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Advanced silicon processing for active planar photonic devices
M. Shearn, K. Diest, X. Sun, A. Zadok, H.A. Atwater, A. Yariv, A. Scherer
J. Vac. Sci. Tech. B (2009) - General Research


Broadband enhancement of light emission in silicon slot waveguides
Young Chul Jun, Ryan M. Briggs, Harry A. Atwater, and Mark L. Brongersma
Optics Express (2009) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Competing failure mechanisms in thin films: Application to layer transfer
Laurent Ponson, Kenneth Diest, Harry A. Atwater, Guruswami Ravichandran, and Kaushik Bhattacharya
Journal of Applied Physics (2009) - Active Ferroelectric Oxide Thin Films


Conjugated polymer/metal nanowire heterostructure plasmonic antennas
Deirdre M. O’Carroll, Carrie E. Hofmann, and Harry A. Atwater
Advanced Materials (2009) - Plasmonics


Electrically pumped hybrid evanescent Si/InGaAsP lasers
Xiankai Sun, Avi Zadok, Michael J. Shearn, Kenneth Diest, Alireza Ghaffari, Harry A. Atwater, Axel Scherer, and Amnon Yariv
Optics Letters (2009) - General Research


Frequency tunable near-infrared metamaterials based on VO2 phase transition
Matthew J. Dicken*, Koray Aydin*, Imogen M. Pryce*, Luke A. Sweatlock, Elizabeth M. Boyd, Sameer Walavalkar, James Ma, and Harry A. Atwater
Optics Express (2009) - General Research


How much can guided modes enhance absorption in thin solar cells?
Peter N. Saeta, Vivian E. Ferry, Domenico Pacifici, Jeremy N. Munday, and Harry A. Atwater
Optics Express (2009) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Improved red-response in thin film a-Si:H solar cells with soft-imprinted plasmonic back reflectors
Vivian E. Ferry, Marc A. Verschuuren, Hongbo B. T. Li, Ruud E. I. Schropp, Harry A. Atwater, and Albert Polman
Applied Physics Letters (2009) - General Research


Increased cell efficiency in InGaAs solar cells with dielectric and metal back reflectors
Koray Aydin, Marina S. Leite, and Harry A. Atwater
Proceedings of the 34th IEEE PVSC (2009) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Modifying the Radiative Quantum Efficiency of Erbium-Doped Glass in Silicon Slot Waveguides
Ryan M. Briggs, Gerald M. Miller, and Harry A. Atwater
Proceedings of the 6th IEEE Conf. on Group IV Photonics (2009) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Photoluminescence-based measurements of the energy gap and diffusion length of Zn3P2
Gregory M. Kimball, Astrid M. Müller, Nathan S. Lewis, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2009) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Plasmon dispersion in coaxial waveguides from single-cavity optical transmission measurements
Rene de Waele, Stanley P. Burgos, Albert Polman, and Harry A. Atwater
Nano Letters (2009) - Plasmonics


plasMOStor: A Metal-Oxide-Si Field Effect Plasmonic Modulator
Jennifer A. Dionne, Kenneth Diest, Luke A. Sweatlock, Harry A. Atwater
Nano Letters (2009) - Plasmonics


Predicted efficiency of Si wire array solar cells
Michael Kelzenberg, Morgan Putnam, Daniel Turner-Evans, Nathan Lewis, Harry Atwater
Proceedings of the 34th IEEE PVSC (2009) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Tunable Color Filters Based on Metal-Insulator-Metal Resonators
Kenneth Diest, Jennifer A. Dionne, Merrielle Spain, and Harry A. Atwater
Nano Letters (2009) - Plasmonics


Wafer-bonded single-crystal silicon slot waveguides and ring resonators
Ryan M. Briggs, Michael Shearn, Axel Scherer, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2009) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


2008

Are negative index materials achievable with surface plasmon waveguides? A case study of three plasmonic geometries
Jennifer Dionne, Ewold Verhagen, Albert Polman, and Harry Atwater
Optics Express (2008) - Plasmonics


Electrooptic Modulation in Thin Film Barium Titanate Plasmonic Interferometers
Matthew J. Dicken, Luke A. Sweatlock, Domenico Pacifici, Henri J. Lezec, Kaushik Bhattacharya, and Harry A. Atwater
Nano Letters (2008) - Active Ferroelectric Oxide Thin Films


Flexible Polymer-Embedded Si Wire Arrays
Katherine E. Plass, Michael A. Filler, Joshua M. Spurgeon, Brendan M. Kayes, Stephen Maldonado, Bruce S. Brunschwig, Harry A. Atwater, and Nathan S. Lewis
Advanced Materials (2008) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


GaInP/GaAs dual junction solar cells on Ge/Si epitaxial templates
Melissa J. Archer, Daniel C. Law, Shoghig Mesropian, Moran Haddad, Christopher M. Fetzer, Arthur C. Ackerman, Corinne Ladous, Richard R. King, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2008) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Improved electrical properties of wafer-bonded p-GaAs/n-InP interfaces with sulfide passivation
Keisuke Nakayama, Katsuaki Tanabe, and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Applied Physics (2008) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Near field visualization of strongly confined surface plasmon polaritons in metal-insulator-metal waveguides
Ewold Verhagen, Jennifer Dionne, Laurens Kuipers, Harry Atwater, and Albert Polman
Nano Letters (2008) - Plasmonics


Optical cavity modes in gold shell colloids
Joan J. Penninkhof, Luke A. Sweatlock, A. Moroz, Harry A. Atwater, A. van Blaaderen, Albert Polman
J. Applied Physics (2008) - General Research


Photovoltaic Measurements in Single-Nanowire Silicon Solar Cells
Michael D. Kelzenberg, Daniel B. Turner-Evans, Brendan M. Kayes, Michael A. Filler, Morgan C. Putnam, Nathan S. Lewis, and Harry A. Atwater
Nano Letters (2008) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Plasmonic Nanoparticle Enhanced Light Absorption in GaAs Solar Cells
Keisuke Nakayama, Katsuaki Tanabe, Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2008) - Plasmonics


Plasmonic Nanostructure Design for Efficient Light Coupling into Solar Cells
Vivian E. Ferry, Luke A. Sweatlock, Domenico Pacifici, and Harry A. Atwater
Nano Letters (2008) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Quantitative determination of optical transmission through subwavelength slit arrays in Ag films: Role of surface wave interference and local coupling between adjacent slits
Domenico Pacifici, Henri J. Lezec, John Weiner, and Harry A. Atwater
Physical Review B (2008) - General Research


Secondary Ion Mass Spectroscopy of Vapor-Liquid-Solid Grown, Au-Catalyzed, Si Wires
Morgan C. Putnam, Michael A. Filler, Brendan M. Kayes, Michael D. Kelzenberg, Yunbin Guan, Nathan S. Lweis, John M. Eller, and Harry A. Atwater
Nano Letters (2008) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Silver diffusion bonding and layer transfer of lithium niobate to silicon
Kenneth Diest, Melissa J. Archer, Jennifer A. Dionne, Young-Bae Park, Matthew J. Czubakowski, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2008) - General Research


Single-Nanowire Si Solar Cells
Michael D. Kelzenberg, Michael A. Filler, Brendan M. Kayes, Morgan C. Putnam, Daniel B. Turner-Evans, Nathan S. Lewis, Harry A. Atwater
Proceedings of the 33rd IEEE PVSC (2008) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Universal optical transmission features in periodic and quasiperiodic hole arrays
Domenico Pacifici, Henri J. Lezec, Luke A. Sweatlock, Robb J. Walters, and Harry A. Atwater
Optics Express (2008) - General Research


2007

All-optical modulation by plasmonic excitation of CdSe quantum dots
Domenico Pacifici, Henri J. Lezec, and Harry A. Atwater
Nature Photonics (2007) - Plasmonics


Growth and optical property characterization of textured barium titanate thin films for photonic applications
Matthew J. Dicken, Kenneth Diest, Young-Bae Park, and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Crystal Growth (2007) - Active Ferroelectric Oxide Thin Films


Growth of vertically aligned Si wire arrays over large areas (>1 cm2) with Au and Cu catalysts
Brendan M. Kayes, Michael A. Filler, Morgan C. Putnam, Michael D. Kelzenberg, Nate S. Lewis, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2007) - General Research


High Aspect Ratio Silicon Wire Array Photoelectrochemical Cells
James R. Maiolo III, Brendan M. Kayes, Michael A. Filler, Morgan C. Putnam, Michael D. Kelzenberg, Harry A. Atwater, and Nathan S. Lewis
Journal of the American Chemical Society (2007) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


High efficiency InGaAs solar cells on Si by InP layer transfer
James M. Zahler, Katsuaki Tanabe, Corinne Ladous, Tom Pinnington, Frederick D. Newman, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2007) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Negative Refraction at Visible Frequencies
Henri J. Lezec, Jennifer A. Dionne, Harry A. Atwater
Science Express Reports (2007) - Plasmonics


Negative Refraction at Visible Frequencies
Henri J. Lezec, Jennifer A. Dionne, Harry A. Atwater
Science (2007) - General Research


Plasmon-enhanced photoluminescence of Si quantum dots: Simulation and experiment
Julie S. Biteen, Luke A. Sweatlock, Hans Mertens, Nathan S. Lewis, Harry A. Atwater and Albert Polman
Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2007) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Plasmonic Modes of Annular Nanoresonators Imaged by Spectrally Resolved Cathodoluminescence
Carrie E. Hofmann, Ernst Jan R. Vesseur, Luke A. Sweatlock, Henri J. Lezec, F. Javier Garcia de Abajo, Albert Polman, and Harry A. Atwater
Nano Letters (2007) - Plasmonics


Plasmonics: A shifting perspective
Domenico Pacifici
Nature Photonics (2007) - Plasmonics


Quantitative determination of enhanced and suppressed transmission through subwavelength slit arrays in silver films
Domenico Pacifici, Henri J. Lezec, Harry A. Atwater, and John Weiner
arXiv:0708.1886 (2007) - General Research


Role of hydrogen in hydrogen-induced layer exfoliation of germanium
James M. Zahler, Anna Fontcuberta i Morral, Melissa J. Griggs, Harry A. Atwater, Yves J. Chabal
Physics Review B (2007) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Single crystalline BaTiO3 thin films synthesized using ion implantation induced layer transfer
Young-Bae Park, Kenneth Diest, and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Applied Physics (2007) - Active Ferroelectric Oxide Thin Films


The effect of biaxial texture on the effective electromechanical constants of polycrystalline barium titanate and lead titanate thin films (Corrigendum)
Jennifer L. Ruglovsky, Jiangyu Li, Kenneth Diest, Kaushik Bhattacharya, and Harry A. Atwater
Acta Materialia (2007) - Active Ferroelectric Oxide Thin Films


The Promise of Plasmonics
Harry A. Atwater
Scientific American (2007) - Plasmonics


2006

Design Approaches and Materials Processes for Ultra-high Efficiency Lattice Mismatched Multi-Junction Solar Cells
Melissa J. Griggs, Daniel C. Law, Richard R. King, Arthur C. Ackerman, James M. Zahler, and Harry A. Atwater
Proc. of 2006 IEEE 4th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion (2006) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Direct imaging of propagation and damping of near-resonance surface plasmon polaritons using cathodoluminescence spectroscopy
J. T. van Wijngaarden, E. Verhagen, Albert Polman, Carrie E. Ross, Henri J. Lezec, Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2006) - General Research


Direct-bonded GaAs/InGaAs tandem solar cell
Katsuaki Tanabe, Daniel J. Aiken, Mark W. Wanlass, Anna Fontcuberta i Morral and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2006) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Highly confined photon transport in subwavelength metallic slot waveguides
Jennifer A. Dionne, Henri J. Lezec, and Harry A. Atwater
Nanoletters Vol. 6, Issue 9, pp. 1928-1932 (2006) - Plasmonics


Hot-wire CVD-grown epitaxial Si films on Si (100) substrates and a model of epitaxial breakdown
Christine E. Richardson, Maribeth S. Mason, Harry A. Atwater
Thin Solid Films (2006) - General Research


Integration of Single-Crystal LiNbO3 Thin Film on Silicon by Laser Irradiation and Ion Implantation–Induced Layer Transfer
Young-Bae Park, Bumki Min, Kerry J. Vahala, and Harry A. Atwater
Advanced Materials (2006) - Active Ferroelectric Oxide Thin Films


Kinetics governing phase separation of nanostructured SnxGe1−x alloys
Regina Ragan, Jonathan E. Guyer, Erik Meserole, Mark S. Goorsky, and Harry A. Atwater
Physical Review B (2006) - General Research


Microsecond minority carrier lifetimes in HWCVD-grown films and implications for thin film solar cells
Maribeth S. Mason, Christine E. Richardson, Harry A. Atwater, R. K. Ahrenkiel
Thin Solid Films (2006) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


p-n Junction Heterostructure Device Physics Model of a Four Junction Solar Cell
Melissa J. Griggs, Brendan M. Kayes, and Harry A. Atwater
Proc. of SPIE Vol. 6339 (2006) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Photoluminescence quantum efficiency of dense silicon nanocrystal ensembles in SiO2
Robert J. Walters, J. Kalkman, Albert Polman, Harry A. Atwater, Michiel J.A. de Dood
Physical Review B (2006) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Plasmon slot waveguides: towards chip-scale propagation with subwavelength-scale localization
Jennifer A. Dionne, Luke A. Sweatlock, Albert Polman, and Harry A. Atwater
Physical Review B 73, 035407 (2006) - Plasmonics


Polarization-Selective Plasmon-Enhanced Silicon Quantum Dot Luminescence
Hans Mertens, Julie S. Biteen, Harry A. Atwater, and Albert Polman
Nano Letters (2006) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Silicon Nanocrystal Field-Effect Light-Emitting Devices
Robert J. Walters, Josep Carreras, Tao Feng, L. Douglas Bell, and Harry A. Atwater
IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics (2006) - General Research


Spectral tuning of plasmon-enhanced silicon quantum dot luminescence
Julie S. Biteen, Nathan S. Lewis, Harry A. Atwater, Hans Mertens, and Albert Polman
Applied Physics Letters (2006) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Surface evolution during crystalline silicon film growth by low-temperature hot-wire chemical vapor deposition on silicon substrates
Christine E. Richardson, Young-Bae Park, Harry A. Atwater
Physical Review B (2006) - General Research


Synthesis and Characterization of Silicon Nanorod Arrays for Solar Cell Applications
Brendan M. Kayes, Joshua M. Spurgeon, Thomas C. Sadler, Nathan S. Lewis, Harry A. Atwater
IEEE 4th World Conference on Photovoltaic Energy Conversion Proceedings (2006) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


The effect of biaxial texture on the effective electromechanical constants of polycrystalline barium titanate and lead titanate thin films
Jennifer L. Ruglovsky, Jiangyu Li, Kenneth Diest, Kaushik Bhattacharya, and Harry A. Atwater
Acta Materialia (2006) - Active Ferroelectric Oxide Thin Films


2005

A Phase Diagram for Morphology and Properties of Low Temperature Deposited Polycrystalline Silicon Grown by Hot-wire Chemical Vapor Deposition
Christine E. Richardson, Maribeth S. Mason, and Harry A. Atwater
IEEE Proceedings (2005) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


A Phase Diagram of Low Temperature Epitaxial Silicon Grown by Hot-wire Chemical Vapor Deposition for Photovoltaic Devices
Christine E. Richardson, Brendan M. Kayes, Matthew J. Dicken, Harry A. Atwater
Proceedings of MRS Spring Meeting (2005) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


A Scalable Turbulent Mixing Aerosol Reactor for Oxide-Coated Silicon Nanoparticles
Dean M. Holunga, Richard C. Flagan, and Harry A. Atwater
Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research (2005) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Comparison of the device physics principles of planar and radial p-n junction nanorod solar cells
Brendan M. Kayes, Nathan S. Lewis, and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Applied Physics (2005) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Diamond cubic Sn-rich nanocrystals: synthesis, microstructure and optical properties
Regina Ragan, Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics A - Materials Science & Processing (2005) - General Research


Enhanced Radiative Emission Rate and Quantum Efficiency in Coupled Silicon Nanocrystal-Nanostructured Gold Emitters
Julie S. Biteen, Domenico Pacifici, Nathan S. Lewis, Harry A. Atwater
Nano Letters (2005) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Field-effect electroluminescence in silicon nanocrystals
Robert J. Walters, George I. Bourianoff, and Harry A. Atwater
Nature Materials (2005) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Growth of Biaxially Textured BaxPb1-xTiO3 Ferroelectric Thin Films on amorphous Si3N4
Rhett T. Brewer, David A.Boyd, Mohamed El-Naggar, Stacey W. Boland, Young-Bae Park, Sossina M. Haile, David G. Goodwin and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Applied Physics (2005) - General Research


Highly Confined Electromagnetic Fields in Arrays of Strongly Coupled Ag Nanoparticles
Luke A. Sweatlock, Stefan A. Maier, Harry A. Atwater, Joan J. Penninkhof, Albert Polman
Physical Review B (2005) - General Research


Nanomechanical Characterization of Cavity Growth and Rupture in Hydrogen-implanted Single-crystal BaTiO3
Young-Bae Park, Patrick Nardi, Xiaodong Li and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Applied Physics (2005) - General Research


Optically triggered Q-switched photonic crystal laser
Brett Maune, Jeremy Witzens, Thomas Baehr-Jones, Michael Kolodrubetz, Harry A. Atwater, Axel Scherer, Rainer Hagen, Yueming Qiu
Optics Express (2005) - General Research


Planar metal plasmon waveguides: frequency-dependent dispersion, propagation, localization, and loss beyond the free electron model
Jennifer A. Dionne, Luke A. Sweatlock, Albert Polman, and Harry A. Atwater
Physical Review B 72, 075405 (2005) - Plasmonics


Plasmonics: Localization and guiding of electromagnetic energy in metal/dielectric structures
Stefan A. Maier and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Applied Physics (2005) - Plasmonics


Probing the size and density of silicon nanocrystals in nanocrystal memory device applications
Tao Feng, Hongbin Yu, Matthew Dicken, James R. Heath, Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2005) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Quenching of Si nanocrystal photoluminescence by doping with gold or phosphorous
Anna L. Tchebotareva, Michiel J.A. de Dood, Julie S. Biteen, Harry A. Atwater, and Albert Polman
Journal of Luminescence (2005) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Radial pn junction nanorod solar cells: device physics principles and routes to fabrication in silicon
Brendan M. Kayes, Christine E. Richardson, Nathan S. Lewis, Harry A. Atwater
IEEE Proceedings (2005) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Spectroscopic studies of the mechanism for hydrogen-induced exfoliation of InP
Anna Fontcuberta i Morral, James M. Zahler, Melissa J. Griggs, Harry A. Atwater, and Yves J. Chabal
Physical Review B (2005) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Study of orientation effect on nanoscale polarization in BaTiO3 thin films using piezoresponse force microscopy
Il-Doo Kim, Ytshak Avrahami, Harry L. Tuller, Young-Bae Park, Matthew J. Dicken, Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2005) - Active Ferroelectric Oxide Thin Films


The feasibility of inert colloidal processing of silicon nanoparticles
Michele L. Ostraat, Harry A. Atwater, and Richard C. Flagan
Journal of Colloid and Interface Science (2005) - General Research


The New 'p-n Junction': Plasmonics Enables Photonic Access to the Nanoworld
Harry A. Atwater, Stefan Maier, Albert Polman, Jennifer A. Dionne, Luke A. Sweatlock
MRS Bulletin, pp 385-389 (2005) - Plasmonics


2004

Design of a film surface roughness-minimizing molecular beam epitaxy process by reduced-order modeling of epitaxial growth
Martha A. Gallivan and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Applied Physics (2004) - General Research


Determination of energy barrier profiles for high-k dielectric materials utilizing bias-dependent internal photoemission
Julie C. Brewer, Robert J. Walters, L. Douglas Bell, Damon B. Farmer, Roy G. Gordon, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2004) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


High Total Dose Tolerance of Prototype Silicon Nanocrystal Non-Volatile Memory Cells
Mihail P. Petkov, L. Douglas Bell, and Harry A. Atwater
IEEE Transactions on Nuclear Science (2004) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Image resolution of surface-plasmon-mediated near-field focusing with planar metal films in three dimensions using finite-linewidth dipole sources
Pieter G. Kik, Stefan A. Maier, and Harry A. Atwater
Physical Review B (2004) - Plasmonics


Large Spectral Birefringence in Photoaddressable Polymer Films
Beth L. Lachut, Stefan A. Maier, Harry A. Atwater, Michiel J. A. de Dood, Albert Polman, Rainer Hagen, and Sergej Kostromine
Advanced Materials (2004) - General Research


Microstructure and properties of single crystal BaTiO3 thin films with ion implantation-induced layer transfer
Young-Bae Park, Jennifer L. Ruglovsky and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters ,85(3), 455 (2004) - Active Ferroelectric Oxide Thin Films


Quantitative modelling of nucleation kinetics in experiments for poly-Si growth on SiO2 by hot wire chemical vapor deposition
Maribeth S. Mason, Jason K. Holt, and Harry A. Atwater
Thin Solid Films (2004) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Silicon optical nanocrystal memory
Robert J. Walters, Pieter G. Kik, Julie D. Casperson, Harry A. Atwater, R. Lindstedt, M. Giorgi, George I. Bourianoff
Applied Physics Letters (2004) - General Research


Size-dependent oxygen-related electronic states in silicon nanocrystals
Julie S. Biteen, Nathan S. Lewis, Harry A. Atwater, and Albert Polman
Applied Physics Letters (2004) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


2003

Hot-wire chemical vapor deposition for epitaxial silicon growth on large grained polycrystalline silicon templates
Maribeth S. Mason, Claudine M. Chen, Harry A. Atwater
Thin Solid Films (2003) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Hot-wire chemical vapor deposition of high hydrogen content silicon nitride for solar cell passivation and anti-reflection coating applications
Jason K. Holt, David G. Goodwin, A.M. Gabor, F. Jiang, M. Stavola, Harry A. Atwater
Thin Solid Films (2003) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


InGaAs/InP double heterostructures on InP/Si templates fabricated by wafer bonding and hydrogen-induced exfoliation
Anna Fontcuberta i Morral, James M. Zahler, Harry A. Atwater, S. P. Ahrenkiel, and Mark W. Wanlass
Applied Physics Letters (2003) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Local detection of electromagnetic energy transport below the diffraction limit in metal nanoparticle plasmon waveguides
Stefan A. Maier, Pieter G. Kik, Harry A. Atwater, Sheffer Meltzer, Elad Harel, Bruce E. Koel, and Ari A.G. Requicha
Nature Materials (2003) - Plasmonics


Local Detection of Electromagnetic Energy Transport Below the Diffraction Limit in Metal Nanoparticle Plasmon Waveguides
Stefan A. Meier, Pieter G. Kik, Harry A. Atwater, Sheffer Meltzer, Elad Harel, Bruce E. Koel, Ari A.G. Requicha
Nature Matierials (2003) - Plasmonics


Mega-electron-volt ion beam induced anisotropic plasmon resonance of silver nanocrystals in glass
Joan J. Penninkhof, Albert Polman, Luke A. Sweatlock, Stefan A. Maier, Harry A. Atwater, A.M. Vredenberg, B.J. Kooi
Applied Physics Letters (2003) - General Research


Microwave Analogue to a Subwavelength Plasmon Switch
Luke A. Sweatlock, Stefan A. Maier, and Harry A. Atwater
Proceedings of Electronic Components and Technology Conference (2003) - Plasmonics


Nonlithographic epitaxial SnxGe1-x dense nanowire arrays grown on Ge(001)
Regina Ragan, Channing C. Ahn, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2003) - General Research


Optical pulse propagation in metal nanoparticle chain waveguides
Stefan A. Maier, Pieter G. Kik, and Harry A. Atwater
Physical Review B (2003) - Plasmonics


Plasmonics - A Route to Nanoscale Optical Devices Correction
Stefan A. Maier, Mark L. Brongersma, Pieter G. Kik, Sheffer Meltzer, Ari A. G. Requicha, Bruce E. Koel, and Harry A. Atwater
Advanced Materials (2003) - General Research


Reflection high-energy electron diffraction experimental analysis of polycrystalline MgO films with grain size and orientation distributions
Rhett T. Brewer, Harry A. Atwater, J. R. Groves, and P. N. Arendt
Journal of Applied Physics (2003) - Active Ferroelectric Oxide Thin Films


Void-mediated formation of Sn quantum dots in a Si matrix
Y.Lei, P. Mock, T. Topuria, N. D. Browning, Regina Ragan, Kyu S. Min, Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2003) - General Research


2002

Electromagnetic energy transport along Yagi arrays
Stefan A. Maier, Mark L. Brongersma, Harry A. Atwater
Materials Science and Engineering C (2002) - Plasmonics


Enhanced Exciton-Phonon Coupling in Spherical GaAs Nanocrystals Studied by Selective Excitation Spectroscopy
Yoshihiko Kanemitsu, K. Masuda, Hiroshi Tanaka, M. Ando, Takashi Kushida, Kyu S. Min, and Harry A. Atwater
physica status solidi (a) (2002) - General Research


Ge layer transfer to Si for photovoltaic applications
James M. Zahler, Chang-Geun Ahn, Shahrooz Zaghi, Harry A. Atwater, Charles Chu, Peter Iles
Thin Solid Films (2002) - General Research


Materials issues for layered tunnel barrier structures
Julie D. Casperson, L. Douglas Bell, Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Applied Physics (2002) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Metal nanoparticle arrays for near field optical lithography
Pieter G. Kik, Andrea L. Martin, Stefan A. Maier, and Harry A. Atwater
Proceedings of SPIE 4810 (2002) - Plasmonics


Observation of coupled plasmon-polariton modes in Au nanoparticle chain waveguides of different lengths: Estimation of waveguide loss
Stefan A. Maier, Pieter G. Kik, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2002) - Plasmonics


Observation of coupled plasmon-polariton modes of plasmon waveguides for electromagnetic energy transport below the diffraction limit
Stefan A. Maier, Pieter G. Kik, Harry A. Atwater, Sheffer Meltzer, Ari A.G. Requicha, and Bruce E. Koel
Proceedings of SPIE 4810 (2002) - Plasmonics


Observation of near-field coupling in metal nanoparticle chains using far-field polarization spectroscopy
Stefan A. Maier, Mark L. Brongersma, Pieter G. Kik, and Harry A. Atwater
Physical Review B 65, 193408 (2002) - Plasmonics


Rapid biaxial texture development during nucleation of MgO thin films during ion beam-assisted deposition
Rhett T. Brewer and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2002) - Active Ferroelectric Oxide Thin Films


Reflection high-energy electron diffraction analysis of polycrystalline films with grain size and orientation distributions
John W. Hartman, Rhett T. Brewer, and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Applied Physics (2002) - Active Ferroelectric Oxide Thin Films


The aging of tungsten filaments and its effect on wire surface kinetics in hot-wire chemical vapor deposition
Jason K. Holt, Maribeth Swiatek, David G. Goodwin, and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Applied Physics (2002) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


2001

Charging of Single Si Nanocrystals by Atomic Force Microscopy
Elizabeth A. Boer, L. D. Bell, Mark L. Brongersma, Harry A. Atwater, Michele L. Ostraat, and R. C. Flagan
Applied Physics Letters (2001) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Direct energy gap group IV semiconductor alloys and quantum dot arrays in SnxGe1−x/Ge and SnxSi1−x/Si alloy systems
Regina Ragan, Kyu S. Min, Harry A. Atwater
Materials Science and Engineering B (2001) - General Research


Electromagnetic energy transport along arrays of closely spaced metal rods as an analogue to plasmonic devices
Stefan A. Maier, Mark L. Brongersma, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2001) - Plasmonics


Gas phase and surface kinetic processes in polycrystalline silicon hot-wire chemical vapor deposition
Jason K. Holt, Maribeth Swiatek, David G. Goodwin, R.P. Muller, William A. Goddard III, Harry A. Atwater
Thin Solid Films (2001) - Thin Film Photovoltaics


Localized charge injection in SiO2 films containing silicon nanocrystals
Elizabeth A. Boer, Mark L. Brongersma, Harry A. Atwater, Richard C. Flagan, and L. Douglas Bell
Applied Physics Letters (2001) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Models for quantitative charge imaging by atomic force microscopy
Elizabeth A. Boer, L. Douglas Bell, Mark L. Brongersma, and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Applied Physics (2001) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Plasmonics - A Route to Nanoscale Optical Devices
Stefan A. Maier, Mark L. Brongersma, Pieter G. Kik, Sheffer Meltzer, Ari A. G. Requicha, Bruce E. Koel, and Harry A. Atwater
Advanced Materials (2001) - Plasmonics


Space-charge effects in nanoparticle processing using the differential mobility analyzer
Renato P. Camata, Harry A. Atwater, and Richard C. Flagan
Journal of Aerosol Science (2001) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Synthesis and characterization of aerosol silicon nanocrystal nonvolatile floating-gate memory devices
Michele L. Ostraat, Jan W. De Blauwe, Martin L. Green, L. Douglas Bell, Mark L. Brongersma, Julie D. Casperson, Richard C. Flagan, Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2001) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Ultraclean Two-Stage Aerosol Reactor for Production of Oxide-Passivated Silicon Nanoparticles for Novel Memory Devices
Michele L. Ostraat, Jan W. DeBlauwe, Martin L. Green, L. Douglas Bell, Harry A. Atwater, and Richard C. Flagan
Journal of the Electrochemical Society (2001) - General Research


2000

A relation between surface oxide and oxygen-defect complexes in solid-phase epitaxial Si regrown from ion-beam-amorphized Si layers
Mihail P. Petkov, Claudine M. Chen, Harry A. Atwater, Stefano Rassiga, and Kelvin G. Lynn
Applied Physics Letters (2000) - General Research


Electromagnetic energy transfer and switching in nanoparticle chain arrays below the diffraction limit
Mark L. Brongersma, John W. Hartman, Harry A. Atwater
Physical Review B (2000) - Plasmonics


GaAs nanocrystals fabricated by sequential ion implantation: structural and luminescence properties
Yoshihiko Kanemitsu, Hiroshi Tanaka, Takashi Kushida, Kyu S. Min, Harry A. Atwater
Physica E (2000) - General Research


Grain boundary filtration by selective nucleation and solid phase epitaxy of Ge through planar constrictions
Hiroshi Tanabe, Claudine M. Chen, Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2000) - General Research


Large-grained polycrystalline Si films obtained by selective nucleation and solid phase epitaxy
R. A. Puglisi, Hiroshi Tanabe, Claudine M. Chen, and Harry A. Atwater
Materials Science and Engineering B (2000) - General Research


Measurement of the direct energy gap of coherently strained SnxGe1-x/Ge(001) heterostructures
Regina Ragan and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2000) - General Research


Size-dependent electron-hole exchange interaction in Si nanocrystals
Mark L. Brongersma, Pieter G. Kik, Albert Polman, Kyu S. Min, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (2000) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Visible light emission from GaAs nanocrystals in SiO2 films fabricated by sequential ion implantation
Yoshihiko Kanemitsu, Hiroshi Tanaka, Yunosuke Fukunishi, Takashi Kushida, Kyu S. Min, and Harry A. Atwater
Physical Review B (2000) - General Research


1999

A near-infrared photoluminescence study of GaAs nanocrystals in SiO2 films formed by sequential ion implantation
Yoshihiko Kanemitsu, Hiroshi Tanaka, Takashi Kushida, Kyu Sung Min, and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Applied Physics (1999) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Depth distribution of luminescent Si nanocrystals in Si implanted SiO2 films on Si
Mark L. Brongersma, Albert Polman, Kyu S. Min, and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Applied Physics (1999) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


The role of particle energy and pulsed particle flux in physical vapor deposition and pulsed–laser deposition
Stefan G. Mayr, Michael Moske, Konrad Samwer, Maggie E. Taylor, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (1999) - General Research


1998

Monte Carlo simulations of epitaxial growth: comparison of pulsed laser deposition and molecular beam epitaxy
Maggie E. Taylor and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Surface Science (1998) - General Research


Photoluminescence from GaAs nanocrystals fabricated by Ga+ and As+ co-implantation into SiO2 matrices
Shinji Okamoto, Yoshihiko Kanemitsu, Kyu S. Min, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (1998) - General Research


Role of energetic flux in low temperature Si epitaxy on dihydride-terminated Si(001)
Maggie E. Taylor, Harry A. Atwater, M. V. Ramana Murty
Thin Solid Films (1998) - General Research


Tuning the emission wavelength of Si nanocrystals in SiO2 by oxidation
Mark L. Brongersma, Albert Polman, Kyu S. Min, Elizabeth Boer, T. Tambo, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (1998) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Ultrathin pseudomorphic Sn/Si and SnxSi1-x/Si heterostructures
Kyu S. Min and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (1998) - General Research


1997

In situ real-time analysis of alloy film composition and segregation dynamics with parallel detection reflection electron energy loss spectroscopy
Channing C. Ahn, H. Yoshino, T. Tambo, Selmer S. Wong, Gang He, Maggie E. Taylor, Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (1997) - General Research


Interband Transitions in SnxGe1-x Alloys
Gang He and Harry A. Atwater
Physical Review Letters (1997) - General Research


Silicon epitaxy on hydrogen-terminated Si(001) surfaces using thermal and energetic beams
M. V. Ramana Murty and Harry A. Atwater
Surface Science (1997) - General Research


1996

Defect-related versus excitonic visible light emission from ion beam synthesized Si nanocrystals in SiO2
Kyu S. Min, Kirill V. Shcheglov, C. M. Yang, Harry A. Atwater, Mark L. Brongersma, and Albert Polman
Applied Physics Letters (1996) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Selective solid phase crystallization for control of grain size and location in Ge thin films on silicon dioxide
C. M. Yang, Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (1996) - General Research


Size classification of silicon nanocrystals
Renato P. Camata, Harry A. Atwater, Kerry J. Vahala, and Richard C. Flagan
Applied Physics Letters (1996) - Semiconductor Nanoelectronics and Devices


Solid phase epitaxy of diamond cubic SnxGe1-x alloys
Maggie E. Taylor, Gang He, Harry A. Atwater, Albert Polman
Journal of Applied Physics (1996) - General Research


Synthesis of epitaxial SnxGe1-x alloy films by ion-assisted molecular beam epitaxy
Gang He and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (1996) - General Research


The role of quantum-confined excitons vs defects in the visible luminescence of SiO2 films containing Ge nanocrystals
Kyu S. Min, Kirill V. Shcheglov, C. M. Yang, Harry A. Atwater, Mark L. Brongersma, and Albert Polman
Applied Physics Letters (1996) - General Research


1995

Electroluminescence and photoluminescence of Ge-implanted Si/SiO2/Si structures
Kirill V. Shcheglov, C. M. Yang, Kerry J. Vahala, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (1995) - General Research


Empirical interatomic potential for Si-H interactions
M. V. Ramana Murty and Harry A. Atwater
Physical Review B (1995) - General Research


Investigation of Interface Orientation and Interface Mixing in Spin Valve Heterostructures
Hyun Sung Joo and Harry A. Atwater
IEEE Transactions on Magnetics (1995) - General Research


Local order measurement in SnGe alloys and monolayer Sn films on Si with reflection electron energy loss spectrometry
Selmer S. Wong, Gang He, Shouleh Nikzad, Channing C. Ahn, and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology (1995) - General Research


1994

Application of x-ray interference method for residual strain measurement in low energy Ar ion-bombarded Si (001)
Cho-Jen Tsai, Thad Vreeland, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (1994) - General Research


Crystal-state - amorphous-state transition in low-temperature silicon homoepitaxy
M. V. Ramana Murty and Harry A. Atwater
Physical Review B (1994) - General Research


In situ magnetic and structural analysis of epitaxial Ni80Fe20 thin films for spin-valve heterostructures
Imran Hashim and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Applied Physics (1994) - General Research


Synthesis of dislocation free Siy(SnxC1-x)1-y alloys by molecular beam deposition and solid phase epitaxy
Gang He, Mark D. Savellano, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (1994) - General Research


1993

Activation-energy spectrum and structural relaxation dynamics of amorphous silicon
Jung H. Shin and Harry A. Atwater
Physical Review B (1993) - General Research


Epitaxial growth of Cu (001) on Si (001): Mechanisms of orientation development and defect morphology
Imran Hashim, Byungwoo Park, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (1993) - General Research


In situ reflection electron energy loss spectroscopy measurements of low temperature surface cleaning for Si molecular beam epitaxy
Shouleh Nikzad, Selmer S. Wong, Channing C. Ahn, Aimee L. Smith, Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (1993) - General Research


Lower dimensional quantum structures by selective growth and gas-phase nucleation
Kerry J. Vahala, Winston A. Saunders, Charles S. Tsai, Peter C. Sercel, Tom Kuech, Harry A. Atwater, and Richard C. Flagan
Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology (1993) - General Research


Synthesis. of luminescent sillicon clusters by spark ablation
Winston A. Saunders, Peter C. Sercel, R. B. Lee, Harry A. Atwater, Kerry J. Vahala, Richard C. Flagan, and Ernesto J. Escorcia-Aparcio
Applied Physics Letters (1993) - General Research


Very low temperature (<400C) silicon molecular beam epitaxy: The role of low energy ion irradiation
M. V. Ramana Murty, Harry A. Atwater, A. J. Kellock, and J. E. E. Baglin
Applied Physics Letters (1993) - General Research


1992

Defect formation and diffusion mechanism in ion-assisted molecular-beam epitaxy
Cho-Jen Tsai, Thad Vreeland, and Harry A. Atwater
Physical Review B (1992) - General Research


Defect generation and morphology of (001) Si surfaces during low-energy Ar-ion bombardment
M. V. Ramana Murty and Harry A. Atwater
Physical Review B (1992) - General Research


Nanometer-scale GaAs clusters from organometallic precursors
Peter C. Sercel, Winston A. Saunders, Harry A. Atwater, Kerry J. Vahala, and Richard C. Flagan
Applied Physics Letters (1992) - General Research


Quantitative analysis of semiconductor alloy composition during growth by reflection-electron energy loss spectroscopy
Shouleh Nikzad, Channing C. Ahn, and Harry A. Atwater
Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology (1992) - General Research


Resonance-enhanced spontaneous emission from quantum dots
Winston A. Saunders, Kerry J. Vahala, Harry A. Atwater, and Richard C. Flagan
Journal of Applied Physics (1992) - General Research


Vapor phase synthesis of crystalline nanometer-scale GaAs clusters
Winston A. Saunders, Peter C. Sercel, Harry A. Atwater, Kerry J. Vahala, and Richard C. Flagan
Applied Physics Letters (1992) - General Research


1991

Reflection electron energy loss spectroscopy during initial stages of Ge growth on Si by molecular beam epitaxy
Harry A. Atwater and Channing C. Ahn
Applied Physics Letters (1991) - General Research


Suppression of nucleation during crystallization of amorphous thin Si films
James S. Im, Jung H. Shin, and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (1991) - General Research


1990

Grain boundary mediated amorphization in silicon during ion irradiation
Harry A. Atwater and Walter L. Brown
Applied Physics Letters (1990) - General Research


Ion irradiation enhanced crystal nucleation in amorphous Si thin films
James S. Im and Harry A. Atwater
Applied Physics Letters (1990) - General Research


Island growth and coarsening in thin films - conservative and nonconservative systems
Harry A. Atwater and Chih M. Yang
Journal of Applied Physics (1990) - General Research


Strain modification in coherent Ge and SixGe1-x epitaxial films by ion-assisted molecular beam epitaxy
Cho-Jen Tsai, Harry A. Atwater, and Thad Vreeland
Applied Physics Letters (1990) - General Research


1988

Ion Bombardment Enhanced Grain Growth in Germanium, Silicon, and Gold Thin Films
Harry A. Atwater, Carl V Thompson, Henry I Smith
Journal of Applied Physics (1988) - Thin Film Photovoltaics