Peer Reviewed Journal Papers

Peer Reviewed Journal Papers

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Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles (*corresponding author; student or post-doc advisees are underlined)

 

Publications at KAUST

2017 (10)

1)     A. N. Hanna, A. T. Kutbee, R. C. Subedi, B. Ooi, M. M. Hussain*, “Wavy Architecture Thin Film Transistor for Ultra-High Resolution Flexible Display”, Small (Just Accepted)

2)     S. F. Shaikh, M. T. Ghoneim, R. R. Bahabry, S. M. Khan, M. M. Hussain*, “Modular Lego-Electronics”, Adv. Mater. Tech. (Just Accepted)

3)     W. Park, J. Min, S. Shaikh, M. M. Hussain*, “Stable MoS2 FETs using TiO2 Interfacial Layer at Metal/MoS2 Contact”, physica solidi status A https://doi.org/10.1002/pssa.201700534  

4)     A. C. Cavazos Sepulveda, M.S. Diaz Cordero, A. A. A. Carreño, J. M. Nassar, M. M. Hussain*, “Ultra-Stretchable and Foldable Silicon Based Electronics”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 110, 134103 (2017).

Media:

Phys.org Feature: “Foldable silicon-based electronics overcome fragility problem”, Read more: https://phys.org/news/2017-04-foldable-silicon-based-electronics-fragility-problem.html

5)     A. T. Kutbee, R. R. Bahabry, K. O. Alamoudi, M. T. Ghoneim, M. D. Cordero, A. S. Almuslem, A. Gumus, E. M. Diallo, J. M. Nassar, A. M. Hussain, N. M. Khachab, M. M. Hussain*, “Smart Personalized Dental Brace With Laser Based Bone Regenration And Enhanced Enamel Healthcare”, npj Flex. Elect. [Just Accepted]

6)     A. Gumus, A. Alam, A. Hussain, K. Mishra, I. Wicaksono, G. Torres Sevilla, S. F. Shaikh, M. Diaz,  S. Velling, M. T. Ghoneim, S. M. Ahmed, M. M. Hussain*, “Expendable Polymer Enabled Wirelessly Destructible High Performance Solid State Electronics”, Adv. Mater. Tech. 1600264 (2017).

Media:

Fox News Tech Talk: http://video.foxnews.com/v/5353705112001

IEEE Spectrum: “Self-Destructing Gadgets Made Not So Mission Impossible”, Read more: http://spectrum.ieee.org/tech-talk/consumer-electronics/gadgets/selfdestructing-gadgets-made-not-so-mission-impossible

Fox News: “Self-destructing phones are finally a reality”, Read more: http://www.foxnews.com/tech/2017/02/13/self-destructing-phones-are-finally-reality.html

Yahoo Tech: “Mission possible: Self-destructing phones are now a reality”, Read more: https://www.yahoo.com/tech/mission-possible-self-destructing-phones-134642092.html

The Sunday Times: “Self-destroying phone will suit James Bond and Joe Public”, Read more: http://www.thetimes.co.uk/article/self-destroying-phone-will-suit-james-bond-and-joe-public-q0f3h333h

The Autralian: Read more: “Self-destroying phone will suit James Bond and Joe Public”,  http://www.theaustralian.com.au/business/technology/selfdestroying-phone-will-suit-james-bond-and-joe-public/news-story/4fa79c5b6195c2931eac6f163957a058

Daily Mail (UK): “Move over James Bond: Scientists create a self-destructing material that can obliterate a phone in 10 SECONDS”, Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4220394/Self-destructing-material-obliterate-smartphone.html

Time and Space (Japan): http://time-space.kddi.com/digicul-column/world/20170210/index.html

CSO (Australia): “A new gadget can give phones a self-destruct option”, Read more: http://www.cso.com.au/article/614077/new-gadget-can-give-phones-self-destruct-option/?utm_medium=rss&utm_source=sectionfeed

Nature Middle East: “Mobile lost or stolen? Destroy it remotely”, Read more: http://www.natureasia.com/en/nmiddleeast/article/10.1038/nmiddleeast.2017.78

Latinos Health: “Self-Destructing Phone: One Of The Rare Inventions Of The Modern Era!”, Read more: http://www.latinoshealth.com/articles/25513/20170215/self-destructing-phone-one-of-the-rare-inventions-of-the-modern-era.htm

Deccan Chronicle (India): “Self-destructing phones soon to be reality”, Read more: http://www.deccanchronicle.com/technology/mobiles-and-tabs/100217/self-destructing-phones-soon-to-be-reality.html

Digital Trend: “Forget wiping your phone remotely, this tech lets you destroy its innards instead”, Read more: http://www.digitaltrends.com/cool-tech/self-destructing-phone/

BGR: “Self-destructing phones are finally a reality”, Read more: http://bgr.com/2017/02/09/new-phone-who-dis-self-destructing-phone/

http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/mission-possible-self-destructing-phones-are-now-reality-1605897

Hardcop: “Self-destructing phone – now a reality”, Read more: http://www.hardocp.com/news/2017/02/12/selfdestructing_phones_now_reality

AajTak (India): http://aajtak.intoday.in/story/self-destructing-phone-now-a-reality-1-911497.html

7)   A. S. Almuslem, A. N. Hanna, T. Yapici, N. Wehbe, E. M. Diallo, A. T. Kutbee, R. R. Bahabry, M. M. Hussain*, “Water Soluble Nano-scale Transient Material Germanium Oxide For Zero Toxic Waste Based Environmentally Benign Nano-Manufacturing”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 110, 074103 (2017)

8)     J. M. Nassar, M. M. Hussain*, “Impact of Physical Deformation on Electrical Performance of Paper-based Sensors”, IEEE Trans. Elect. Dev. 99, 1–8 (2017)

9)     M. Ghoneim, M. M. Hussain*, “Highly Manufacturable Deep (Sub-millimeter) Etching Enabled High Aspect Ratio Complex Geometry Lego Like Silicon Electronics”, Small 13(16), 1601801 (2017). [Frontispiece]

Media:

Nature Middle East: “Lego-like electronics”, Read more: http://www.natureasia.com/en/nmiddleeast/article/10.1038/nmiddleeast.2017.34

Nanowerk: “Lego like silicon electronics fabricated with hybrid etching masks”, Read more: http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=45763.php

10) J. P. Rojas, D. Singh, S. B. Inayat, G. A. Torres Sevilla, H. M. Fahad, M. M. Hussain*, “Micro and Nano-Engineering Enabled New Generation of Thermoelectric Generator Devices and Applications”, ECS J. Solid State Sci. Technol. 6(3), N3036-N3044, 2017 [Invited Review]

 

2016 (17)

11) S. F. Shaikh, M. T. Ghoneim, G. A. Torres Sevilla, J. M. Nassar, A. M. Hussain, M. M. Hussain*, “Integration Strategy For Flexible Electronic Systems For Internet of Everything Applications”, IEEE Trans. Elect. Dev. Invited in Special Issue on Flexible Electronics [Just Accepted]

12) J. M. Nassar, K. Mishra, K. Lau, A. A. Aguirre-Pablo, M. M. Hussain*, “Recyclable Non-functionalized Paper Based Ultra-Low Cost Wearable Health Monitoring System”, Adv. Mater. Tech. http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/admt.201600228 [Back Cover Page]  

Media:

Chemical & Engineering News, “Tracking health with paper electronics”, Read more: http://cen.acs.org/articles/95/i5/Tracking-health-paper-electronics.html?type=paidArticleContent

IEEE Spectrum: “'Paper Watch' Aims to Democratize Fitness Trackers”, Read more: http://spectrum.ieee.org/the-human-os/biomedical/diagnostics/paper-watch-aims-to-democratize-personal-health-monitoring

Wearables: “This Paper Watch could be an affordable fitness tracker alternative”, Read more: https://www.wareable.com/fitness-trackers/paper-watch-fitness-tracker-kaust-3797

Geeky Gadgets: “Paper Watch Is A 3D Printed Affordable Smartwatch”, Read more: http://www.geeky-gadgets.com/paper-watch-is-a-3d-printed-affordable-smartwatch-17-01-2017/

Nanowerk: “Wearable health monitor based on household paper”, Read more: http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=45875.php

3ders: “'Paper Watch' combines 3D printing and household materials in cheap alternative to Apple Watch”, Read more: http://www.3ders.org/articles/20170114-paper-watch-combines-3d-printing-and-household-materials-in-cheap-alternative-to-apple-watch.html

13) J. P. Rojas, D. Conchouso, A. Arevalo, D. Singh, I. G. Foulds, M. M. Hussain*, “Paper-Based Origami Flexible and Foldable Thermoelectric Nanogenerator”, Nano Energy 31, 296–301 (2017)

Media:

Nanowerk: “Flexible thermoelectric nanogenerator on paper”, Read more: http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=45237.php

14) Y. Yao, K.-T. Lee, X. Sheng, N. A. Batara, N. Hong, J. He, L. Xu, M. M. Hussain, H. A. Atwater, N. S. Lewis, R. G. Nuzzo, J. A. Rogers, “Porous Nanomaterials for Ultrabroadband Omnidirectional Anti-Reflection Surfaces with Applications in High Concentration Photovoltaics” Adv. Energy. Mater. DOI: 10.1002/aenm.201601992

15) K.-T. Lee, Y. Yao, J. He, B. Fisher, X. Sheng, M. Lumb, L. Xu, M. A. Anderson, S. Han, Y. Kang, A. Gumus, R. R. Bahabry, J. W. Lee, U. Paik, N. D. Bronstein, A. P. Alivisatos, M. Meitl, S. Burroughs, M. M. Hussain, J. C. Lee, R. G. Nuzzo, J. A. Rogers, “Concentrator Photovoltaic Module Architectures With Capabilities for Capture and Conversion of Full Global Solar Radiation”, Proc. Natl. Aca. Sci. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1617391113

16) J. P. Rojas, D. Singh, D. Conchouso, A. Arevalo, I. G. Foulds, M. M. Hussain*, “Stretchable Helical Architecture Inorganic-Organic Hetero Thermoelectric Generator”, Nano Energy, 30, 691–699 (2016)

Media:

Phys.org: “Deformable thermoelectric materials add a new twist to the design of energy-scavenging devices”, Red more: https://phys.org/news/2017-03-deformable-thermoelectric-materials-energy-scavenging-devices.html

Nanowerk: “A fully stretchable energy harvester for thermal waste”, Read more: http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=45057.php

Science and technology research news: “Stretching Toward Energy Efficiency”, Read more: http://www.scienceandtechnologyresearchnews.com/stretching-toward-energy-efficiency/

17) G. A. Torres Sevilla, M. M. Hussain*, “Printed Organic And Inorganic Electronics: Devices To Systems”, IEEE J. Emerging and Selected Topics in Circuits and Systems 99, 1–14 [Invited]

18) G. A. Torres Sevilla, M. D. Cordero, J. M. Nassar, A. N. Hanna, A. T. Kutbee, A. Arevalo, M. M. Hussain*, “Decal Electronics: Printable Packaged With 3D Printing High-Performance Flexible CMOS Electronic Systems”, Adv. Mater. Tech. DOI: 10.1002/admt.201600175 [Inside Front Cover]

Media:

Chemical and Engineering News (C&EN): “Sticking it to the internet of things”, Read more: https://cen.acs.org/articles/94/web/2016/10/Sticking-internet-things.html

Nature Middle East: “Stick-on transistors and sensors”, Read more: https://www.natureasia.com/en/nmiddleeast/article/10.1038/nmiddleeast.2016.185

Daily Mail (UK): “The smart tattoos that work as a sensor on any surface: E-stickers monitor everything from breathing to tyre pressure”, Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-4084292/From-measuring-tyre-pressure-checking-breathing-pattern-Revolutionary-e-sticker-prototype-monitor-surface.html#ixzz4V41t4M28  

Advanced Science News: “Decal electronics: printable packaging”, Read more: http://www.advancedsciencenews.com/decal-electronics-printable-packaging-with-3d-printing-high-performance-flexible-cmos-electronic-systems/

Futurism: “This New Wearable Health Monitor Can Stick to Almost Anything”, Read more: https://futurism.com/this-new-wearable-health-monitor-can-stick-to-almost-anything/

Nanowerk: “3D-printed decal electronics for the Internet-of-Everything”, Read more: http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=44821.php

New Electronics: “Process to print flexible e-stickers”, Read more: http://www.newelectronics.co.uk/electronics-news/process-to-print-flexible-e-stickers/149821/ 

3D print: “KAUST Research Team 3D Prints Small Silicon-Based Computers to Use as Non-Invasive Health Monitor E-Stickers”, Read more: https://3dprint.com/160895/silicon-based-computer-e-stickers/

Controlled Enviroment: “Flexible Electronics Take On Different Shapes”, Read more: http://www.cemag.us/news/2017/01/flexible-electronics-take-different-shapes

19) A. M. Hussain, M. M. Hussain*, “Deterministic Integration of Out-of-Plane Sensor Arrays for Flexible Electronic Applications”, Small 12(37), 5141–5145 (2016) [Frontispiece]

Media:

Nanowerk: A nanotechnologist’s take on “two sides of the same coin”, Read more: http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=44040.php

Nature Middle East: “Flexible sensors for skin, brain”, Read more: http://www.natureasia.com/en/nmiddleeast/article/10.1038/nmiddleeast.2016.120

20) A. M. Hussain, S. F. Shaikh, M. M. Hussain*, “Design criteria for XeF2 enabled deterministic transformation of bulk silicon (100) into flexible silicon layer”, AIP Adv. 6, 075010 (2016)

21) M. T. Ghoneim, N. Alfaraj, G. A. Torres Sevilla, H. M. Fahad, M. M. Hussain*, “Out-of-Plane Strain Effects on Physically Flexible FinFET CMOS”, IEEE Trans. Elect. Dev. 63(7), 2657–2664 (2016).

22) J. M. Nassar, J. P. Rojas, A. M. Hussain, M. M. Hussain*, “From Stretchable to Reconfigurable Inorganic Electronics”, Extr. Mech. Lett. doi:10.1016/j.eml.2016.04.011. [Invited Review]

23) A. T. Kutbee, M. T. Ghoneim, S. M. Ahmad, M. M. Hussain*, “Free-form Flexible Lithium-Ion Microbattery”, IEEE Trans. Nanotechnol. 15(3), 402–408 (2016).

24) A. N. Hanna, A. M. Hussain, H. Omran, S. Alshareef, K. N. Salama, M. M. Hussain*, “Wavy Channel TFT Based Digital Circuits”, IEEE Trans. Elect. Dev. 63(4), 1550 (2016).

25) G. A. Torres Sevilla, A. S. Almuslem, A. Gumus, A. M. Hussain, M. E. Cruz, M. M. Hussain*, “High performance high-κ/metal gate CMOS circuit element on flexible silicon”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 108, 094102 (2016).

26) J. M. Nassar, M. D. Cordero, A. T. Kutbee, M. A. Karimi, G. A. Torres Sevilla, A. M. Hussain, A. Shamim, M. M. Hussain*, “Paper Skin Multi-Sensory Platform for Simultaneous Environmental Monitoring”, Adv. Mater. Tech. (Wiley) doi: 10.1002/admt.201600004 (2016). [Cover Page]

Media:

Washington Post: Scientists made cutting edge ‘smart skin’ with Post-its, foil and tape, Read more: https://t.co/WCFI5I7QvL  

The Daily Mail: The smart 'skin' made from foil and sticky tape: Sensor uses everyday items to detect changes in touch and pressure, Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-3463983/The-smart-skin-foil-sticky-tape-Sensor-uses-everyday-items-detect-changes-touch-pressure.html 

IEEE Spectrum: Paper skin mimics the real thing, Read more: http://spectrum.ieee.org/tech-talk/biomedical/devices/paper-skin-mimics-the-real-thing 

Materials View: Sensitive skin – paper-based multifunctional artificial skin, Read more: http://www.materialsviews.com/sensitive-skin-paper-based-multifunctional-artificial-skin/ 

Nature Middle East: Kitchen Lab: make your own artificial skin, Read more: http://www.natureasia.com/en/nmiddleeast/article/10.1038/nmiddleeast.2016.26 

Digital Trends: This artificial skin can sense touch and made with tinfoil and sticky notes, Read more: http://www.digitaltrends.com/cool-tech/household-paper-skin/ 

In Compliance Magazine: Artificial Skin Made from Household Materials Could Transform Medicine, Robotics, and Education, Read more: http://incompliancemag.com/artificial-skin-made-from-household-materials/

IDTechX: Paper skin sensors for environmental monitoring, Read more:  http://www.printedelectronicsworld.com/articles/9132/paper-skin-sensors-for-environmental-monitoring

dna: The new smart “paper skin” can transform robotics, Read more: http://www.dnaindia.com/scitech/report-this-new-smart-paper-skin-may-transform-robotics-2180829 

Medical Daily: Highly Sensitive Artificial Human Skin Created From Common Household Goods Could Change Robotics And Medicine, Read more: http://www.medicaldaily.com/artificial-skin-household-goods-robotics-374723 

Business Standard: 'Paper skin' sensing device with simple kitchen materials developed, Read more: http://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ians/paper-skin-sensing-device-with-simple-kitchen-materials-developed-116022200419_1.html 

Tech Times: Artificial Skin Made From Recyclable Materials May Transform Medicine And Robotics, Read more: http://www.techtimes.com/articles/135817/20160223/artificial-skin-made-from-recyclable-materials-may-transform-medicine-and-robotics.htm 

The TeCake: Artificial skin Made having same sensory functions as human skin, Read more: http://www.tecake.com/artificial-skin-made-sensory-functions-human-skin/ 

Times of India: New smart skin may transform medicine, robotics, Read more: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/life-style/health-fitness/health-news/New-smart-skin-may-transform-medicine-robotics/articleshowprint/51078554.cms 

Healio: ‘Smart,’ recyclable artificial skin developed, Read more: http://www.healio.com/orthotics-prosthetics/prosthetics/news/online/%7Bc64c6698-f4b0-4e73-8b7d-ba28d41a3fcb%7D/smart-recyclable-artificial-skin-developed

27) A. N. Hanna, A. M. Hussain, Hesham Omran, Sarah Alshareef, Khaled N. Salama, M. M. Hussain*, “Amorphous Zinc Oxide Integrated Wavy Channel Thin Film Transistor Based High Performance Digital Circuits”, IEEE Elect. Dev. Lett. 37(2), 193-196 (2016).

 

2015 (16)

28) M. T. Ghoneim, H. M. Fahad, A. M. Hussain, J. P. Rojas, G. A.Torres Sevilla, N. Alfaraj, E. B. Lizardo, M. M. Hussain*, “Enhanced cooling in mono-crystalline ultra-thin silicon by embedded micro-air channels”, AIP Adv. 5, 127115 (2015).

29) A. M. Mayet, A. M. Hussain, M. M. Hussain*, “3-Terminal Nanoelectromechanical Switch Based On Tungsten Nitride – An Amorphous Metallic Material”, Nanotechnology 27, 035202 (2016).

Media:

Lab Talk in nanotechweb: “Sub-1 volt three terminal nanoelectromechanical switch”, Read more: http://nanotechweb.org/cws/article/lab/63596

Nanotechnology spotlight in nanowerk: “Record-breaking performance by three-terminal nanoelectromechanical switch with amorphous metal”, Read more: http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=42066.php 

30) A. M. Hussain, M. M. Hussain*, “CMOS Technology Enabled Flexible and Stretchable Electronics for Internet of Everything Applications”, Adv. Mater. DOI: 10.1002/adma.201504236 (2015). [Invited Review Paper for Special Issue]

31) N. Alfaraj, A. M. Hussain, G. A. Torres Sevilla, M. T. Ghoneim, J. P. Rojas, A. B. Aljedaani, M. M. Hussain*, Functional integrity of flexible n-channel metaloxidesemiconductor field-effect transistors on a reversibly bistable platform, Appl. Phys. Lett. 107, 174101 (2015).

[Cover Page and Feature Article] [Top Paper 2015 – Editor’s Pi

ck]

http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=41677.php

Research highlight in Nature Middle East: “Stretchable, rollable transistors for health-monitoring bracelets”, Read more:

http://www.natureasia.com/en/nmiddleeast/article/10.1038/nmiddleeast.2015.200]  

32) A. M. Hussain, F. A. Ghaffar, S. I. Park, J. A. Rogers, A. Shamim, M. M. Hussain*, “Metal/Polymer Based Stretchable Antenna for Constant Frequency Far-Field Communication in Wearable Electronics”, Adv. Funct. Mater. 25(42), 6565–6575 (2015). [Cover Article]

[Tech Talk in IEEE Spectrum: “Stretchable Antenna Boosts Range for Wearable Devices”, Read more: http://spectrum.ieee.org/tech-talk/consumer-electronics/portable-devices/stretchable-antenna-boosts-range-for-wearable-devices 

Research Highlight in Nature Middle East: “Antenna for wireless communications now stretchable”, Read more: http://www.natureasia.com/en/nmiddleeast/article/10.1038/nmiddleeast.2015.189 

Nanotechnology Spotlights in nanowerk: “A stretchable far-field communication antenna far wearable electronics”, Read more: http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=41569.php

33) B.-J. Huang*, P.-C. Hsu, R.-J. Tsai, M. M. Hussain, “A thermoelectric generator using loop heat pipe and design match for maximum-power generation”, Appl. Therm. Engr. 91, 1082–1091 (2015).

34) A. M. Hussain, N. Wehbe, M. M. Hussain*, “SiSn Diodes: Theoretical Analysis and Experimental Verification”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 107, 082111 (2015).

35) J. P. Rojas, M. M. Hussain*, “The Role of Microfabrication and Nanotechnology in the Development of Microbial Fuel Cells”, Energy Tech. 2(10), 996–1010 (2015). [Cover Article and Invited Review Paper]

36) M. T. Ghoneim, M. M. Hussain*, “Study of harsh environment operation of flexible ferroelectric memory integrated with PZT and silicon fabric”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 107, 052904 (2015).

37) M. T. Ghoneim, M. M. Hussain*, “Review on Physically Flexible Nonvolatile Memory for Internet of Everything Electronics”, Electronics, 4(3), 424-479 (2015) [Invited Review Paper].

8) J. P. Rojas, G. A. Torres Sevilla, N. Alfaraj, M. T. Ghoneim, A. T. Kutbee, A. Sridharan, M. M. Hussain*, “Non-Planar Nano-Scale Fin Field Effect Transistors on Textile, Paper, Wood, Stone, and Vinyl via Soft Material-Enabled Double-Transfer Printing”, ACS Nano, 9(5), 5255–5263 (2015).

[Research Highlight in Nature Middle East: “Wearable, implantable sensors possible with flexible transistors”, Read more: http://www.natureasia.com/en/nmiddleeast/article/10.1038/nmiddleeast.2015.92

Nanotechnology Spotlight in nanowerk: “Nanoelectronics on textile, paper, wood and stone”, Read more: http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=40717.php#]  

39) A. N. Hanna, A. M. Hussain, M. T. Ghoneim, J. P. Rojas, G. A. Torres Sevilla, M. M. Hussain*, “Wavy Channel TFT Architecture for High Performance Oxide Based Displays”, ECS Trans. 67, 191-198 (2015). [Invited Paper]

40) A. N. Hanna, H. M. Fahad, M. M. Hussain*, “InAs/Si Hetero-Junction Nanotube Tunnel Transistors”, (Nature) Sci. Rep. 5, 9843, doi:10.1038/srep09843 (2015).

[Technology Update in nanotechweb: “Nanotube TFETs in new tunneling current record”, Read more: http://nanotechweb.org/cws/article/tech/61100

41) M. T. Ghoneim, M. A. Zidan, M. Y. Alnassar, A. N. Hanna, J. Kosel, K. N. Salama, M. M. Hussain*, “Thin PZT Based Ferroelectric Capacitors on Flexible Silicon for Non-Volatile Memory Applications”, Adv. Electron. Mater. 1(6) doi: 10.1002/aelm.201500045 (2015). [Cover Pa

ge]

[Nanotechnology Spotlight in nanowerk: “Flexible FeRAM fabricated with CMOS-compatible approach”, Read more: http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=40634.ph

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http://nanotechweb.org/cws/article/tech/61758]   

42) A. M. Hussain, E. B. Lizardo, G. A. Torres Sevilla, J. M. Nassar, M. M. Hussain*, “Ultra-Stretchable and Flexible Copper Interconnect Based Smart Patch for Adaptive Thermotherapy”, Adv. Healthcare Mater. 4, 665–673 (2015). [Frontispiece] [Top 5% most influential paper among 2.7M papers]

[Tech Talk in IEEE Spectrum: “Skin Patches Enable Smartphone-Controlled Pain Relief”, Read more: http://spectrum.ieee.org/tech-talk/biomedical/devices/skin-patches-enable-smartphonecontrolled-pain-relief]   

Highlighted in nanowerk as Spotlight: “Thermotherapy for pain management with a smart thermal patch”, Read more: http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=38394.php

Highlighted in nanotechweb as Technology Update: “Stretchy copper patch provides pain relief”, Read more: http://nanotechweb.org/cws/article/tech/59599]   

43) A. N. Hanna, M. M. Hussain*, “Si/Ge Hetero-structure Nanotube Tunnel Field Effect Transistor”, J. Appl. Phys. 117, 014310 (2015).

 

2014 (18)

44) A. M. Hussain, N. Singh, H. Fahad, K. Rader, U. Schwingenschlögl, M. M. Hussain*, “Exploring SiSn As A Performance Enhancing Semiconductor: A Theoretical and Experimental Approach”, J. Appl. Phys. 116, 224506 (2014).

45) H. M. Fahad, C. Hu, M. M. Hussain*, “Simulation Study of a 3D Device Integrating FinFET and UTBFET”, IEEE Trans. Elect. Dev. 62(1), 83-87 (2015).

46) A. Diab, G. Torres Sevilla, S. Cristoloveanu, M. M. Hussain*, “Room to High Temperature Measurements of Flexible SOI FinFETs with Sub-20 nm Fins”, IEEE Trans. Elect. Dev. 61(12), 3978-3984 (2014).

47) M. T. Ghoneim, J. P. Rojas, C. D. Young, G. Bersuker, M. M. Hussain*, “Electrical analysis of high-κ/metal gate metal oxide semiconductor capacitors on flexible bulk mono-crystalline silicon (100)”, IEEE Trans. Reliab. 64(2), 579-585 (2015).

48) J. P. Rojas, A. Carreno, I. G. Foulds, M. M. Hussain*, “Design and Characterization of Ultra-Stretchable Monolithic Silicon Fabric”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 105, 154101 (2014).

[Highlighted in nanowerk as Spotlight: Ultra-stretchable silicon for flexible electronics, Read more: http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=37799.p

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ighlighted in nanotechweb as Technology Update: “Silicon gets stretched”, Read more: http://nanotechweb.org/cws/article/tech/59054]   

49) A. Diab, G. A. Torres Sevilla, M. T. Ghoneim, M. M. Hussain*, “High Temperature Study of Flexible Silicon-On-Insulator Fin Field-Effect Transistors”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 105, 133509 (2014).

[Highlighted in nanotechweb as Technology Update: Flexible FinFETs work at high temperatures, Read more: http://nanotechweb.org/cws/article/tech/58868]  

50) G. A. Torres Sevilla, M. T. Ghoneim, H. Fahad, J. P. Rojas, A. M. Hussain, M. M. Hussain*, “Flexible Nano-Scale High-Performance FinFETs”, ACS Nano 8(10), pp 9850–9856 (2014).

[Highlighted in nanotechweb as Technology Update: FinFETs go flexible, Read more: http://nanotechweb.org/cws/article/tech/58573

High

lighted in nanowerk as Spotlight: Flexible high-performance FinFETs with a bending radius of 0.5 mm, Read more: Flexible high-performance FinFETs with a bending radius of 0.5 mm http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=37272.php#ixzz3FvY9EDZF

Highlighted in MIT Tech Review Pan Arab: The Road to Flexible Electronics, Read more: http://techreviewpanarab.com/en/computing/the-road-to-flexible-electronics/]  

51) A. N. Hanna, M. T. Ghoneim, R. R. Bahabry, A. M. Hussain, H. M. Fahad, M. M. Hussain*, “Area and Energy Efficient High Performance ZnO Wavy Channel Thin Film Transistor”, IEEE Trans. Elect. Dev. 61(9), 3223–3228 (2014).

52) J. P. Rojas, W. Alqarni, M. M. Hussain*, “Power Degradation In Series Connected Multiple Single Feeding 40 µL Microbial Fuel Cells”, Energy Tech. 2(8), 673–676 (2014). [Cover page]

53) M. T. Ghoneim, M. A. Zidan, K. N. Salama, M. M. Hussain*, “Towards Neuromorphic Electronics: Memristors on Foldable Silicon Fabric”, Microelectronics Engr. 45(11), 1392–1395 (2014).

54) J. M. Nassar, A. M. Hussain, J. P. Rojas, M. M. Hussain*, “Low-Cost High Quality Crystalline Germanium Based Flexible Devices”, Phys. Status Solidi (RRL) 8(9), 794–800 (2

014).

55) R

. M. Qaisi, C. E. Smith, M. M. Hussain*, “Atmospheric pressure chemical vapor deposition (APCVD) grown bi-layer graphene transistor characteristics at high temperature”, Phys. Status Solidi RRL, 8(7), 621–624 (2014). [Cover page]

56) A. M. Hussain, H. M. Fahad, N. Singh, G. A. Torres Sevilla, U. Schwingenschlögl, M. M. Hussain*, “Tin – An unlikely ally for silicon field effect transistors?”, Phys. Status Solidi RRL 8(4), 332–335 (2014). [Cover page]

57) M. T. Ghoneim, A. Kutbee, F. Ghodsi Nasseri, G. Bersuker, M. M. Hussain*, “Mechanical Anomaly Impact on Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor Capacitors on Flexible Silicon Fabric”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 104, 234104 (2014).

58) G. A. Torres Sevilla, C. E. Smith, J. P. Rojas, H. M. Fahad, M. M. Hussain*, “Flexible and Transparent Silicon Based Sub-100 nm Non-planar 3D FinFET CMOS for Brain-inspired Computation” Adv. Mater. 26, 2794–2799 (2014). [Cover page] [Ranked among top 5% articles published in Adv. Mater.]

[Highlighted in Nanowerk as Spotlight: Flexible silicon-on-polymer sub-20 nm FinFETs without performance loss, Read more: http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=34727.php

Highlighted in Materials 360 Online, Materials Research Society (MRS): Flexible Electronics without the Compromise, Read more:

6B  

Highlighted in nanotechweb: Brain structure inspires FinFET, Read more: http://nanotechweb.org/cws/article/tech/56619

Featured as Industry Buzz in Advanced Substrate News: Industry’s first flexible FinFET uses SOI wafers http://www.advancedsubstratenews.com/2014/04/industrys-first-flexible-finfet-uses-soi-wafers/]   

59) J. P. Rojas, G. A. Torres Sevilla, S. B. Inayat, A. M. Hussain, M. T. Ghoneim, S. Ahmed, M. M. Hussain*, “Transformational Silicon Electronics” ACS Nano, 8(2), 1468–1474 (2014).

[Highlighted in Nanowerk as Spotlight: Flexible and semitransparent silicon electronics, Read more: http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=34351.php

Technology update in Nanotechweb: Waste not want not: recycling silicon electronics, Read more: http://nanotechweb.org/cws/article/tech/56259  

Latest News in C&EN: Hard Silicon Wafers Yield Flexible Electronics, Read more: http://cen.acs.org/articles/92/web/2014/02/Hard-Silicon-Wafers-Yield-Flexible.html]  

60) J. E. Mink, R. Qaisi, B. E. Logan, M. M. Hussain*, “Energy Harvesting from Saliva in Micro-Sized Microbial Fuel Cells” NPG (Nature) Asia Mater. 6, e89 (2014). doi:10.1038/am.2014.1

[Selected by Scientific American as One of the Top 10 World Changing Ideas 2014, “Spit Fired Fuel Cells”, Read more: http://www.scientificamerican.com/editorial/world-changing-ideas-2014/]

Highlighted in IEEE Spectrum as Tech Talk, “Tiny Microbial Fuel Cell Runs On Spit”, Read more: http://spectrum.ieee.org/tech-talk/green-tech/fuel-cells/tiny-microbial-fuel-cell-runs-on-spit   

Highlighted in Wall Street Journal as R&D Feature, “Save Your Spit for Fuel”, Read more: http://online.wsj.com/news/articles/SB10001424052702304810904579507671020366130  

Highlighted in Physics World as “Saliva-powered microbial fuel cell built”, Read more: http://physicsworld.com/cws/article/news/2014/apr/02/saliva-powered-microbial-fuel-cell-built  

Highlighted in Nanowerk as Spotlight, “Spit on it - Micro fuel cell powered by saliva”, Read more: http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=34901.php#ixzz2wsdGhb8Q

Highlighted in Nanotechweb as “Saliva powers a MFC”, Read more: http://nanotechweb.org/cws/article/tech/56782

Feature Article in Co.Exist as “Could Saliva Be The Next Great Renewable Resource?” , Read more: http://www.fastcoexist.com/3028846/could-saliva-be-the-next-great-renewable-resource  

Feature Article in Vocativ as “Saliva as Fuel? It’s Not Just Science Fiction” http://www.vocativ.com/culture/health-culture/saliva-fuel-just-science-fiction/  

Highlighted in Real Clear Science as “Saliva-Powered Microbial Fuel Cell” http://www.realclearscience.com/2014/04/02/saliva-powered_microbial_fuel_cell_258333.html  

Highlighted in Real Clear Energy as “Tiny Microbial Fuel Cell That Runs On Spit”, Read more: http://www.realclearenergy.org/2014/04/08/tiny_microbial_fuel_cell_that_runs_on_spit_260278.html

News in The Register as “Electronic kit low on juice? SPIT ON IT”, Read more: http://www.theregister.co.uk/2014/04/08/its_saliva_boffins_build_spitpowered_microcells/

Highlighted in Science Daily as Featured Research, Read more: http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/04/140403105814.htm  

Highlighted in Medical Web Times, Red more: http://www.medicalwebtimes.com/read/tiny_power_generator_runs_on_spit/

Highlighted in Technoban, Read more: http://www.technobahn.com/articles/2014040318200025.html

Highlighted in Penn State News as “Tine Power Generators Run on Spit”, Read more: http://news.psu.edu/story/310362/2014/04/03/research/tiny-power-generator-runs-spit    

Highlighted in Phys.org, Read more: http://phys.org/news/2014-04-tiny-power.html  

Highlighted in Russian Econet, Read more: http://econet.ru/articles/11321-sozdana-batareyka-poluchayuschaya-energiyu-iz-slyuny

Highlighted in Scienceblog, Read more: http://scienceblog.com/71519/tiny-power-generator-runs-on-spit/

News in Times of India as “This tiny power generator runs on human saliva”, Read more: http://timesofindia.indiatimes.com/home/science/This-tiny-power-generator-runs-on-human-saliva/articleshow/33257432.cms

News in India Today as “Tiny power generator runs on human saliva” http://indiatoday.intoday.in/story/tiny-power-generator-runs-on-human-saliva/1/353507.html  

News in Khaleej Times as “Human saliva to run tiny power generators!” http://www.khaleejtimes.com/kt-article-display-1.asp?section=technology&xfile=data/technology/2014/April/technology_April13.xml

Highlighted in Financial Express as “Tiny power generator runs on human saliva” http://www.financialexpress.com/news/tiny-power-generator-runs-on-human-saliva/1238330       

Highlighted in Energy Harvesting Journal as “Tiny power generator runs on spit”, Read more at: http://www.energyharvestingjournal.com/articles/tiny-power-generator-runs-on-spit-00006415.asp?sessionid=1]  

Highlighted in ZEE News as “Human saliva to run tiny power generators!”, Read more: http://zeenews.india.com/news/science/human-saliva-to-run-tiny-power-generators_922328.html  

Highlighted in Geek as “Microbial fuel cell powers implants with spit” http://www.geek.com/science/microbial-fuel-cell-powers-implants-with-spit-1590335/  

Highlighted in Wired as “This tiny generator is powered by spit”, Read more: http://www.wired.co.uk/news/archive/2014-04/04/spit-powered-generator]  

61) S. B. Inayat, K. R. Rader, M. M. Hussain*, “Nano-manufacturing of Thermoelectric Nanomaterials (Bi0.4Sb1.6Te3/ Bi1.75Te3.25) and Their Integration into Window Glasses for Thermoelectricity Generation”, Energy Tech. 2(3), 292–299 (2014). [Cover page]

 

2013 (21)

62) J. P. Rojas, M. M. Hussain*, “Flexible Semi-transparent Silicon (100) Fabric with High-k/Metal Gate Devices”, Phys. Status Solidi (RRL) 7(3), 1–5 (2013). [Cover Page]

[Highlighted in Nanowerk as spotlight: High-performance computing on flexible and transparent monocrystalline silicon, Read more: http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=29310.php#ixzz2iWMbzaIQ

63) J. P. Rojas, G. Torres Sevilla, M. M. Hussain*, “Structural and Electrical Characteristics of High-k/Metal Gate MOSCAPs Fabricated on Flexible, Semi-transparent Silicon (100) Fabric”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 102, 064102 (2013).

64) G. A. Torres Sevilla, S. B. Inayat, J P. Rojas, A. M. Hussain, M. M. Hussain*, “Flexible and Semi-transparent Thermoelectric Energy Harvesters from Low Cost Bulk Silicon (100)”, Small 9(23), 3916–3921 (2013). [Frontispiece] [Ranked among top 2% articles published in Small]

[Highlighted in Nanowerk as spotlight: Flexible thermoelectric generator from bulk silicon, Read more: http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=33639.php,  

Nanotechweb: Flexible TEG breaks new power record, Red More: http://nanotechweb.org/cws/article/tech/55664]  

65) J. P. Rojas, M. T. Ghoneim, C. Young, M. M. Hussain*, “Flexible and Semi-transparent High-k/Metal Gate Metal/Insulator/Metal Capacitors (MIMCAPs) on Silicon (100)”. IEEE Trans. Elect. Dev. 60(10), 3305–3309 (2013).

66) J. P. Rojas, G. A. Torres Sevilla, M. M. Hussain*, “Can We Build a Truly High Performance Computer Which is Flexible and Transparent?” Nature Sci. Rep. 3, 2609 (2013). DOI: 10.1038/srep02609

[Highlighted as research spotlight in Physicsworld: New silicon devices are fast, flexible and semi-transparent, Read more: http://physicsworld.com/cws/article/news/2013/sep/12/new-silicon-devices-are-fast-flexible-and-semi-transparent,   

Nanotechweb: On the road to transparent, flexible computers, Read more: (http://nanotechweb.org/cws/article/tech/54634)  

Nanowerk: On route to building flexible high-performance computers , Read More: (http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=32215.php)

EE Journal’s feature article: Flexible, Transparent Silicon? A New Approach from KAUST, Read More: http://eejournal.com/archives/articles/20131209-flexible/

Laboratory News’ feature article: How to flex, bend and stretch, Read More: http://www.labnews.co.uk/features/how-to-flex-bend-and-stretch/]

67) M. T. Ghoneim, J. P. Rojas, A. M. Hussain, M. M. Hussain*, “Additive advantage in characteristics of MIMCAPs on flexible silicon (100) fabric with release-first process” Phys. Status Solidi (RRL) 8(2) 1–4 (2013).

68) M. Hussain*, J. P. Rojas, G. A. Torres Sevilla, “Flexible transparent devices from bulk silicon (100)”, SPIE Newsroom (2013). DOI: 10.1117/2.1201311.004863

69) J. E. Mink, M. M. Hussain*, “Sustainable Design of High Performance Micro-sized Microbial Fuel Cell with Carbon Nanotube Anode and Air Cathode”, ACS Nano, 7(8), 6921–6927 (2013).

[Highlighted in Nanowerk as spotlight: A sustainable nanotechnology design for micro-sized microbial fuel cells, Read more: http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=31646.php#ixzz2iWNbxmJY]  

70) H. M. Fahad, M. M. Hussain*, “High Performance Silicon Nanotube Tunneling FET for Ultra-Low Power Logic Applications”, IEEE Trans. Elect. Dev. 60(3), 1034–1039 (2013).

71) M. A. Zidan, Hossam A. H. Fahmy, M. M. Hussain, K. N. Salama, “Memristor-Based Memory: The Sneak Paths Problem and Solutions”, Microelectronics Journal, 44(2), 176–183 (2013).

72) H. M. Fahad, A. M. Hussain, G. Torres Sevilla, M. M. Hussain*, “Wavy Channel Transistor for Area Efficient High Performance Operation”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 102, 134109 (2013).

73) A. N. Hanna, M. T. Ghoneim, R. R. Bahabry, A. M. Hussain, H. M. Fahad, M. M. Hussain*, “Zinc Oxide Integrated Area Efficient High Performance Wavy Channel Thin Film Transistor”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 103, 224101 (2013).

74) A. N. Hanna, M. T. Ghoneim, R. R. Bahabry, A. M. Hussain, H. M. Fahad, M. M. Hussain*, “Wavy Channel Thin Film Transistor Architecture for Area Efficient, High Performance and Low Power Displays”, Phys. Status Solidi (RRL) 8(3), 248–251 (2013) [Cover Page].

75) M. T. Ghoneim, C. E. Smith, M. M. Hussain*, “Simplistic Graphene Transfer Process and Its Impact on Contact resistance”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 102, 183115 (2013).

76) C. Smith, R. Qaisi, Z. Liu, Q. Yu, M. M. Hussain*, “Low Voltage Back-gated Atmospheric Pressure Chemical Vapor Deposition based Graphene Striped Channel Transistor with High-k Dielectric Showing Room Temperature Mobility >11,000 cm2/V-s”, ACS Nano, 7(7), 5818–5823 (2

013).

[Highlighted in Nanowerk as spotlight: High-performance graphene transistor with high room-temperature mobility, Read more:  http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=31046.php]

77) A. M. Hussain, H. M. Fahad, G. A. Torres Sevilla, M. M. Hussain*, “Thermal recrystallization of physical vapor deposition based germanium thin films on bulk silicon (100)”, Phys. Status Solidi (RRL) 7(11), 966–970 (2013). [Cover Page]

78) J. E. Mink, R. M. Qaisi, M. M. Hussain*, “Graphene based Flexible Micro-sized Microbial Fuel Cell”, Energy Tech., 1(11), 642–652 (2013). [Cover Page]

79) J. E. Mink, J. P. Rojas, M. M. Hussain*, “Role of Contact Engineering in Micro-sized Microbial Fuel Cell”, Phys. status solidi A, 211(3), 551–554 (2014). [Cover Page]

80) E. E. Aktakka, N. Ghafouri, C. E. Smith, R. L. Peterson, M. M. Hussain, K. Najafi, “Post-CMOS FinFET Integration of Bismuth Telluride and Antimony Telluride Thin-Film-Based Thermoelectric Devices on SOI Substrate”, IEEE Elect. Dev. Lett. 34(10), 1334–1336 (2013).

81) H. M. Fahad, M. Hasan, G. Li, M. M. Hussain*, “Thermoelectricity from wasted heat of integrated circuits”, Appl. Nanosci. 3(3), 175–178 (2013).

82) S. B. Inayat, M. M. Hussain*, “Power Generation from Thermoelectric Systems Embedded Plexiglas for Green Building Technology”, Appl. Nanosci. 3(4), 335–342 (2013).

 

2012 (6)

83) J. E. Mink, J. P. Rojas, B. E. Logan, M. M. Hussain*, “Vertically grown multi-walled carbon nanotube anode and nickel silicide integrated high performance micro-sized (1.25 mL) microbial fuel cell”, Nano Lett. 12(2), 791–795 (2012).

84) S. B. Inayat, K. R. Rader, M. M. Hussain*, “Nano-materials Enabled Thermoelectricity from Window Glasses”, Nature Sci. Rep. 2, 841 (2012). DOI: 10.1038/srep00841

Media:

Nature Middle East as Research Highlight: Sun's heat to power green buildings, Read

more: http://www.nature.com/nmiddleeast/2012/121128/full/nmiddleeast.2012.167.html     

Nanowerk as nanotechnology spotlight: Nanotechnology windows generate electricity from outside heat, Read More: http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=27604.php   

Energy Harvesting Journal: Thermoelectric windows, Read more: http://www.energyharvestingjournal.com/articles/thermoelectric-windows-00004936.asp?sessionid=1&goback=%2Egna_4217889%2Egde_4217889_member_1892118

89  

Gl

obal financial network: Equities http://www.equities.com/news/headline-story?dt=2012-12-13&val=825948&cat=energy 

85) H. M. Fahad, M. M. Hussain*, “Are nanotube architectures advantageous than nanowire architectures for field effect transistor applications?”, Nature Sci. Rep. 2, 475 (2012). doi:10.1038/srep00475.

86) Y. Zhai, M. Palard, L. Mathew, M. M. Hussain, C. Grant Willson, E. Tutuc, S. K. Banerjee, “Fabrication of Three-Dimensional MIS Nano-Capacitor Based on Nanoimprinted Single Crystal Silicon Nanowire Arrays”, Micro & Nano-sys. 4(4), 333–338 (2012).

87) C. D. Young, K. Akarvardar, M. O. Baykan, K. Matthews, I. Ok, T. Ngai, K. –W. Ang, J. Pater, C. E. Smith, M. M. Hussain, P. Majhi, C. Hobbs, “(110) and (100) Sidewall-oriented FinFETs: A performance and reliability investigation”, Solid-State Electr. 78, 2–10 (2012).

88) M. M. Hussain*, H. M. Fahad, R. Qaisi, “Contact Engineering for Nano-scale CMOS”, Phys. Status Solidi A, 209, 1954–1959 (2012). [Invited paper]

 

2011 (5)

89) Q. Yuan, K. Rader, M. M. Hussain*, “Acid-confined Synthesis of Uniform Three-dimensional (3D) Bismuth Telluride Nanocrystals Consisted of Few-quintuple Layer Nanoplatelets”, Chem. Comm. 47(44), 12131–12133 (2011).

90) M. M. Hussain*, J. Song, “Contact Materials for Nanowire Devices and Nanoelectromechanical Switches”, MRS Bulletin, 36(2), 106–111 (2011) [Invited paper].

91) H. M. Fahad, C.E. Smith, J. P. Rojas, M. M. Hussain*, “Silicon Nanotube Field Effect Transistor with Core-Shell Gate Stacks for Enhanced High Performance Operation and Area Scaling Benefits”, Nano Lett. 11(10), 4393–4399 (2011).

92) A. H. I.  Talukdar, A. N. Useinov, M. M. Hussain*, “Magneto-sensor Circuit Efficiency Incremented by Fourier-Transformation”, Measurements, 44, 1482–1486 (2011).

93) H. A. Kloub, C. E. Smith, M. M. Hussain*, “Design and FEM Analysis of Laterally Actuated Multi-Value Nano Electromechanical Switches”, Jap. J. of App. Phys. 50, 09430150 (2011).

 

2010 (6)

94) J. M. Oommen, A. M. Emwas, P. Agarwal, L. Archer, M. M. Hussain*, “Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Study of Nano-scale Ionic Materials (NIMs)”, Electrochem. Solid-State Lett. 13(11), K87–K88 (2010).

95) H. Cao, Q. Yu, R. Colby, D. Pandey, C. Park, J. Lian, D. Zemlyanov, I. Childres, V. Drachev, E. Stach, M. Hussain, H. Li, S. Pei and Y. Chen, “Large-scale graphitic thin films synthesized on Ni and transferred to insulators: Structural and electronic properties”, J. Appl. Phys. 107, 044310 (2010).

96) M. M. Hussain*, C. E. Smith, R. Harris, C. Young, B. Sassman, H. –H. Tseng, , R. Jammy, “Gate First Integration of High-k/Metal Gate CMOS FinFET with Multi-VTh Engineering”, IEEE Trans. Elect. Dev. 57(3), 626–631 (2010). [Top 10 highest access IEEE TED paper in March 2010]

97) C. D. Young, A. Neugroschel, K. Matthews, C. Smith, D. Heh, H. Park, M. M. Hussein, W. Taylor, G. Bersuker, “Gated Diode Investigation of Bias Temperature Instability in High-κ FinFETs”, IEEE Elect. Dev. Lett. 31(7), 653–655 (201

0).

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8) C. S. Park, M. M. Hussain, G. Bersuker, P. Kirsch, R. Jammy, “Characteristics of a band-edge p-channel metal-oxide-semiconductor-field-effect-transistors fabricated with a high-k/WAlx/TiSiN gatestack”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 97, 023501 (2010).

99) C. S. Park, P. Lysaght, M. M. Hussain, J. Huang, G. Bersuker, P. Majhi, P. D. Kirsch, H. H. Tseng, and R. Jammy, “Advanced High-k/Metal Gate Stack Progress and Challenges - A Materials and Process Integration Perspective”, Intl. J. Mater. Res. 101(2), 155-163 (2010).

 

Publications before joining KAUST

 

2009 (2)

100)        H.-H. Tseng , P. Kirsch, C. S. Park, G. Bersuker, P. Majhi, M. Hussain, R. Jammy, “The progress and challenges of threshold voltage control of high-k/metal-gated devices for advanced technologies”, Microelectronic Engr. 86(7–9), 1722 (2009) [Invited Paper].

101)        C. D. Young, J. –W. Yang, K. Matthews, S. Suthram, M. M. Hussain, G. Bersuker, C. Smith, R. Harris, R. Choi, B. H.  Lee, H. –H. Tseng, “Hot carrier degradation in HfSiON-TiN fin shaped field effect transistor with different substrate orientations”, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B: Microelect. Nanometer Struct. 27(1), 468 (2009).

 

2008 (2)

102)        S. Suthram, M. M.  Hussain, H. R. Harris, C. Smith, H. –H. Tseng, R. Jammy, S. E. Thompson, “Comparison of Uniaxial Wafer Bending and Contact-Etch-Stop-Liner Stress Induced Performance Enhancement on Double-Gate FinFETs”, IEEE Elect. Dev. Lett. 29(5), 480–482 (2008).

103)        P. D. Kirsch, P. Sivasubramani, J. Huang, C. D. Young, M. A. Quevedo-Lopez, H. C. Wen, H. Alshareef, K. Choi, C. S. Park, K. Freeman, M. M. Hussain, G. Bersuker, H. R. Harris, P. Majhi, R. Choi, P. Lysaght, B. H. Lee, H.-H. Tseng, R. Jammy, T. S. Böscke, D. J. Lichtenwalner, J. S. Jur, and A. I. Kingon, “Dipole model explaining high-k/metal gate field effect transistor threshold voltage tuning”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 092901 (2008).

 

2007 (7)

104)M. M. Hussain*, G. Gebara, S. Lanee, B. Sassman, L. Larson, ”Controlled Isotropic Dry Etch Based Nano-fabrication”, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B 25, 1416 (2007).

105)        M. M. Hussain*, Carolyn Gondran, Di Michelson, “3D Nanostructure Sidewall Study by Direct Measurement with Conventional Atomic Force Microscope”, Nanotechnology 18(33), 335303 (2007).

106)        P. Majhi, P. Kalra, R. Harris, J. Oh, M. M. Hussain, H. -H. Tseng, R. Jammy, "CMOS Scaling Beyond High-k and Metal Gates", Future Fab Intl. 22, 80-84 (2007). [Invited paper]

107)        R. Harris, M. M. Hussain, C. Smith, J. -W. Yang, P. Majhi, H. Adhikari, H. -H. Tseng, R. Jammy, “FinFETs: Challenges in Material and Processing for a New 3D Device Paradigm”, Future Fab Intl. 23, 09, (2007). [Invited paper]

108)        R. Harris, M. Hussain, C. Smith, J-W. Yang, J. Barnett, B. Sassman, S. Song, B.H. Lee, H. –H. Tseng, R. Jammy, “Critical Components of FinFet Integration: Examining the Density Trade-off and Process Integration for FinFET Implementation”, ECS Trans. 11(6) 331 (2007). [Invited paper]

109)        S. Song, M. Hussain, J. Barnett, C. S. Park, C. Park, P. Kirsch, B.H. Lee, R. Jammy, “Integration Challenges and Opportunities for Nanometer Scale CMOSFET with Metal/High-k Gate Stack”, ECS Trans. 11(6) 315 (2007). [Invited paper]

110)        C. Y. Kang, R. Choi, M. M. Hussain, J. Wang, Y. J. Suh, H. C. Floresca, M. J. Kim, J. Kim, B. H. Lee, R. Jammy, “Effects of metal gate-induced strain on the performance of metal-oxide-semiconductor field effect transistors with titanium nitride gate electrode and hafnium oxide dielectric”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 91, 033511 (2007).

 

2006 (8)

111)        M. M. Hussain*, G. Gebara, E. Labelle, B. Sassman, S. Lanee, N. Moumen, L. Larson “Deposition Thickness Based Metallic Nano-Imprint Mold”, Microelectr. Engr. 84(4), 594–598 (2007).

112)        M. M. Hussain*, N. Moumen, Z. Zhang, B. Womack, “Metal Wet Etch Issues and Effects in Dual Metal Gate Stack Integration”, J. Electrochem. Soc. 153, G389–G393 (2006).

113)        M. M. Hussain*, M. Quevedo-Lopez, H. N. Alshareef, D. Larison, B. Gnade, M. El-Bouanani, “Thermal Annealing Effects on Physical Properties of a Representative High-k/Metal Film Stack”, Semicond. Sci. Technol. 21, 1437–1440 (2006).

114)        B. H. Lee, S. C. Song, R. Jammy, and M. Hussain, “Challenges in Dual Workfunction Metal Gate CMOS Integration”, ECS Trans. 3 (2) 263–274 (2006). [Invited

paper]

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15)        J. Barnett, N. Moumen, J. Peterson, M. M. Hussain, S. C. Song, G. Bersuker, "Cleaning's Role in High-k/Metal Gate Success", Semicond. Intl. Feb (2006). [Invited paper]

116)        M. M. Hussain*, S. C. Song, J. Barnett, C. Y. Kang, B. Sassman, N. Moumen, ”Plasma Induced Damage in High-k/Metal Gate Stack Dry Etch”, IEEE Elect. Dev. Lett. 27(12), 972–974 (2006).

117)    S. C. Song, M. M. Hussain, J. Barnett, B. S. Ju, B. H. Lee, ”Advances and Challenges in Dual Work Function Metal Gate CMOS Integration”, Solid State Technol. Aug (2006) [Invited paper].

118)        M. M. Hussain*, M. Quevedo-Lopez, H. N. Alshareef, K. Mathur, B. Gnade, “Deposition Method Induced Stress Effects on Ultra-thin Titanium Nitride Etch Characteristics”, Electrochem. Solid-State Lett. 9(12), G361-G363 (2006).

 

2005 (2)

119)        M. M. Hussain*, N. Moumen, J. Barnett, J. Saulters, D. Baker, Z. Zhang, “Metal Wet Etch Process Development for Dual Metal Gate CMOS”, Electrochem. Solid-State Lett. 8, G333 (2005).

120)        Z. Zhang, S. C. Song, C. Huffman, M. M. Hussain, J. Barnett, N. Moumen, H. Alshareef, P. Majhi, J. Sim, S. H. Bae, B. H. Lee, “Integration of Dual Metal Gate CMOS on High-k Dielectrics Utilizing a Metal Wet Etch Process”, Electrochem. Solid-State Lett. 8, G271 (2005).

 

Book Chapters (since joining KAUST)

1)     Handbook of Cleaning for Semiconductor Manufacturing (Fundamentals and Applications), Willey Science, 2011 [ISBN: 9780470625958], Editors: Karen A. Reinhardt and Richard F. Reidy (chapter contributed: Part 2: Applications, Chapter 7: Cleaning challenges of high-k/metal gate structures

2)     Advances in Wearable Electronics, United Scholars Publications, 2016, [ISBN-13: 978069275718], Editor: Haider Raad Khaleel (chapter contributed: Physically Flexible High Performance CMOS Electronics)

3)     Rational Design of Next-Generation Nanomaterials and Nanodevices for Water Applications, International Water Association, 2016, [ISBN: 9781780406855] (chapter contributed: Micro-Sized Microbial Fuel Cells for Highly Efficient Energy Harvesting)

4)    Advanced Nanoelectronics, CRC Press, 2017 (chapter contributed: Tunnel Field Effect Transistors: Physics, Materials, Processes and Devices)

5)     F

lexible and Stretchable Medical Devices, Wiley-VCH, 2017 (chapter contributed: Wearable Wireless Technology for Medical Devices)

6)     Advanced Nanoelectronics for 21st Century and Beyond, Wiley-VCH, 2018 (Edit

or-in-Chief)

7)     Handbook on Flexible and Stretchble Electronics, CRC Press, Taylor and Francis, 2018 (Editor-in-Chief)

 

CONFERENCE PRESENTATIONS

 

Invited Speaker in Conferences (All Platform Presentations

)

1)

M. M. Hussain, “Nanotechnology for Emerging Free Form Electronics”, 9th International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (ICECE 2016), Dhaka, Bnagladesh, 20 – 22 December 2016. [Keynote Talk]

2)     M. M. Hussain, “Breakthrough In Imagination”, ChemIndix 2016, Manama, Bahrain, 20 – 24 November 2016.

3)  M. M. Hussain, “Nanomaterials for Emerging Free Form Electronics”, 4th Saudi International Nanotechnology Conference (SINC 2016), Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 25 – 26 October 2016.

4)  M. M. Hussain, J. M. Nassar, K. Mishra, G. A. Torres Sevilla, M. Diaz, “Do It Yourself (DIY) Electronics: Democratizing Electronics”, Saudi Deisgn Week, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 7 October

2016

.

5

)     M. M. Hussain, J. M. Nassar, “International Conference on Flexible and Printed Electronics”, Hong Kong Science & Technology Parks Corp., Hong Kong, 25 August 2016. [Keynote Talk]

6)M. M. Hussain, A. N. Hanna, K. Chow, M. Diaz, “Integration Strategy For Flexible and Stretchable Solid State Display”, 16th International Meeting on Information Display (IMID 2016), Jeju, Korea, 23 – 26 August 2016. [Session on OLED]

7)     M. M. Hussain, “Free Form Electronics: Expanding the Horizon of Electronic Applications”, 12th IEEE International Conference on Semiconductor Electronics (IEEE-ICSE 2016), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 17 – 19 August 2016. [Keynote Talk]

8)     M. M. Hussain, M. T. Ghoneim, A. T. Kutbee, J. M. Nassar, “Thin Film Dielectric for Freeform Electronics”, Thin Films 2016, Singapore, Singapore, 12 – 15 July 2016. [Session on Optoelectronic and Dielectric Thin Films (ODF)]

9)     M. M. Hussain, R. R. Bahabry, J. P. Rojas, D. P. Singh, A. C. Sepulveda, I. Wicaksono, A. T. Kutbee, “Freeform Thin Film Energy Harvesters”, Thin Films 2016, Singapore, Singapore, 12 – 15 July 2016. [Session on Functional Thin Films for Energy Photonics (FE

P)]

1

0) M. M. Hussain, A. M. Hussain, A. N. Hanna, “CMOS Technology – A Critical Enabler For Free Form Electronics Based Killer Applications”, SPIE DSS 2016, Baltimore, Maryland, USA 18 – 22 April 2016.

11) M. M. Hussain, A. M. Hussain, A. N. Hanna, “CMOS Technology Enabled Brain Machine Interface (BMI) For Chronic Neuronal Mapping”, Pittcon 2016, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 10 March 2016. [Session on Biosensing Devices for Neuron Mapping]

12) M. M. Hussain, J. P. Rojas, G. A. Torres Sevilla, A. M. Hussain, M. T. Ghoneim, A. N. Hanna, A. T. Kutbee, J. M. Nassar and M. Cruz, “Free Form CMOS Electronics: Physically Flexible and Stretchable”, 61st IEEE Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM 2015), Washington DC, USA, 7 – 9 December 2015. [Special Focus Session on Flexible Hybrid Electronics]

13) M. M. Hussain, “CMOS Technology For Free Form Flexible-Stretchable-Reconfigurable Electronics” Symposium for Flexible and Stretchable Devices 2015, Singapore, 16 – 17 November 2015.

14) M. M. Hussain, A. T. Kutbee, “Flexible–Stretchable Micro Lithium Ion Batteries for Implantable, Wearable and Embedded Electronics”, 228th ECS Meeting, Phoenix, AZ, USA, 11 – 15 October 2015. [Session on  Materials and Cell Designs for Flexible Energy Storage and Conversion Devices]

15) M. M. Hussain, “Transformational Electronics for Transformational Applications”, EMN Istanbul Meeting 2015, 1 – 4 July 2015.

16) M. M. Hussain, A. N. Hanna, A. M. Hussain, M. T. Ghoneim, J. P. Rojas, G. A. Torres Sevilla, “Wavy Channel TFT Architecture for High Performance Oxide Based Displays”, International Conference on Semiconductor Technology for Ultra Large Scale Integrated Circuits and Thin Film Transistors, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, 15 – 18 June 2015.  [Proceedings archieved as ECS Trans. 2015  volume 67,  issue 1,  pp. 191–198]

17) M. M. Hussain, J. P. Rojas, A. M. Hussain, A. Arevalo, I. G. Foulds, G. A. Torres Sevilla, J. M. Nassar, “Transformational Electronics Are Now Reconfiguring,” SPIE-DSS 2015, Baltimore, 20 – 24 April 2015. [Proc. SPIE 9467, Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications VII, 946709 (May 22, 2015); doi:10.1117/12.2176790]

18) M. Hussain, J. Rojas, G. Torres Sevilla, A. Hussain, M. Ghoneim, “Wearable Interactive Electronics for Smart Living and Sustainable Future”, Nanotech Dubai 2015, 16 – 18 March 2015. [Plenary T

alk]

19) M. M. Hussain, M. T. Ghoneim, J. P. Rojas, A. T. Kutbee, A. N. Hanna, “CMOS compatible generic batch process towards flexible memory on bulk monocrystalline silicon (100)”, 2014 International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (ICECE), Dhaka, Bangladesh, 20 – 22 December 2014. (pp. 655 – 658) [Keynote Talk]

20) M. M. Hussain, “Transformational Electronics”, The 3rd Saudi International Nanotechnology Conference (SINC 2014), Riyadh, KSA, 1 – 3  December 2014.

21) M. M. Hussain, A. M. Hussain, “Stretchable Inorganic Electronics”, ASME 2014 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition, Montreal, Canada, 14 –20 November 2014.

22) M. M. Hussain, “Transformational Electronics”, 5th International Conference on Flexible and Printed Electronics (ICFPE), Beijing, China, 21 – 23 October, 2014.

23) M. M. Hussain, “Transformational Electronics: Flexible, Stretchable, Transparent Inorganic Nanoelectronics”, 2014 IEEE Conference on Reliability Science for Advanced Materials and Devices, Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO, USA, 7 – 9 September, 2014. [Keynote Talk]

24) M. M. Hussain, H. M. Fahad, A. M. Hussain, G. A. Torres Sevilla, S. K. Banerjee, “Group IV nanotube transistors for next generation ubiquitous computing”, Proc. SPIE 9083, Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications VI, 90830K (June 4, 2014); doi:10.1117/12.2050096, Baltimore, MD, USA.

25) M. M. Hussain, J. P. Rojas, G. A. Torres Sevilla, M. T. Ghoneim, A. M. Hussain, S. M. Ahmed, J. M. Nassar, R. R. Bahabry, M. Nour, A. T. Kutbee, E. Byas, B. Al-Saif, A. M. Alamri, “Transformational electronics: a powerful way to revolutionize our information world”, Proc. SPIE 9083, Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications VI, 90831K (June 4, 2014); doi:10.1117/12.2050103, Baltimore, Maryland, USA.

26) M. M. Hussain, “Thermoelectric Windows for Energy Efficient Buildings”, Construmat 2013 R+D Showcase, Barcelona, Spain, 21 – 25 May 2013. [Keynote Talk]

27) M. M. Hussain, J. P. Rojas, G. A. Torres Sevilla, “Mechanically Flexible Optically Transparent Silicon Fabric with High Thermal Budget Devices from Bulk Silicon (100)”, SPIE Defense, Security, and Sensing, 2013, Proc. SPIE 8725, Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications V, 87251M (30 May 2013); doi:  10.1117/12.2015551.

28) C. D. Young, I. Mejia, M. T. Ghoneim, M. Quevedo-Lopez, M. M. Hussain, “Reliability Investigation of Viable Device Structures for Future Flexible Electronic Applications”, International Semiconductor Device Research Symposium 2013, Maryland, USA, 11 – 13 December 2013.

29) M. M. Hussain, “Introduction to Nanotechnology”, 2nd Saudi International Nanotechnology Conference 2012, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 10 November 2012. [Tutorial]

30) M. M. Hussain, “Contact Engineering for Nano-structured Devices”, Eur. Mater. Res. Symp. (E-MRS) 2012, Strasbourg, France, 14 – 18 May, 2012.

31) M. M. Hussain, “Nanotechnology Applications for Petroleum Industry”, Society of Petroleum Engineers (SPE) Saudi Arabian Section Symposium, Dhahran, Saudi Arabia, 14 May, 2011. [Conducted A Day Long Workshop]

32) M. M. Hussain, H. M. Fahad, “Quantum Ballistic Device and Ultra Low Power Device for Advanced Nanoelectronics in Defense Applications”, in 2011 Nanoelectronic Devices for Defense & Security (NANO-DDS) Conference, Brooklyn, NY, USA, August 2011.

33) M. M. Hussain, H. Fahad, J. Rojas, M. Hasan, A. Talukdar, J. Oommen J. Mink, "Self-powered integrated systems-on-chip (energy chip)", Proc. SPIE 7679, Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications II, 767914 (5 May 2010); doi:  10.1117/12.850811.

34) M. M. Hussain,           “Integrated Nanotechnology – What and Why?” Emerging Technologies in Solid State Devices Workshop, Baltimore, MD, USA, 5 – 6 December 2009.

35) M. M. Hussain, R. Jammy, “Energy Reversible Sub-100nm Nanoelectromechanical Switch”, NATO Adv. Res. Workshop Adv. Mater. Technol. Micro/Nano Dev., Sens. Actuat., St. Petersburg, Russia, 29 June – 2 July 2009

.

36) M. M. Hussain

, R. Jammy, “Nanoelectronic Materials and Nanofabrication for Alternate Energy Technologies”, NSTI Nanotech, Houston, Texas, USA, 3 – 7 May, 2009.

37) M. M. Hussain, “Wet Chemical Processes In The Era Of High-k/Metal Gate CMOS Integration”, Surface Preparation and Cleaning Conference (SPCC) Workshop in Austin, Texas, USA, April 2008. [Tutorial]

38) C. Smith, M. Hussain, W. Y. Loh, C. Y. Kang, D. Gilmer, G. Bersuker, P. Majhi, P. Kirsch, R. Jammy, “More after Moore to get More from Moore”, 217th ECS Meeting, Vancouver, Canada, 25 – 30 April, 2010. [Plenary

Talk]

) S. C. Song, M. Hussain, J. Barnett, C. S. Park, C. Park, P. Kirsch, B. H. Lee, R. Jammy, “Integration Challenges and Opportunities for Nanometer Scale Dual Metal Gate CMOSFET”, ECS Fall Meeting 2007, Washington DC, USA, 7 – 12 October 2007. [ECS Trans. 2007, 11(6) 315 – 329]

40) R. Harris, M. Hussain, C. Smith, J-W. Yang, J. Barnett, B. Sassman, S. Song, B.H. Lee, H. –H. Tseng, R. Jammy, “Critical Components of FinFet Integration: Examining the Density Trade-off and Process Integration for FinFET Implementation”, ECS Fall Meeting 2007, Washington DC, USA, 7 – 12 October 2007. [ECS Trans. 2007, 11(6),  331 – 338]

41) J. Barnett, N. Moumen, M. Hussain, Z. Zhang, S. Song, H. Huff, “Surface Preparation Issues Associated with High Metal Gate Devices”, 208th ECS Meeting, Los Angeles, CA, USA, 17 October 2005. [MA2005-02  75

6]


Invited Speaker in Universities and Industries

1)     EDS Distinguished Lecture, ED/MTT/AP Finland Chapter, 17 May 2017

2)     EDS Distinguished Lecture, Electron Devices Soceity Sweden Chapter, 16 May 2017

3)     Electrical Egineering, UCLA, 14 April 2016

4)     EDS Distinguished Lecture, Electron Devices Soceity University of CA, Riverside Student Branch Chapter, 11 April

2017

5)

     Nano Science and Engineering, UCSD, 10 April 2016

6)     Department of Physics, University of Central Florida, 9 November 2016

7)     KAUST Solar Research Conference, 31 October – 2 November 2016

8)     Electrical Engineering, Auburn University, 13 October 2016

9)     Micro-Nano Seminar, Mechanical Engineering, MIT, 12 October 2016

10) Material Science and Engineering, Northwestern University, 10 October 2016

11) Chemical Engineering, North Carolina State University, 14 September 2016

12) Chemical Engineering, MIT, 13 September 2016

13) Department of Physics, Imperial College, London, 12 September 2016

14) Electrical Engineering, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 26 August 2016

15) EDS Distinguished Lecture, EDS Malaysia Chapter, Cyber Jaya, Malaysia, 19 August 2016

16) EDS Distinguished Lecture, Central Texas Chapter, Novati Inc, Austin, Texas, USA, 26 May 2016

17) Physical Electronics Division, TJ Watson Lab, IBM Corporation, 25 May 2016

18) KAUST-NSF Research Conference on Electronic Materials, Devices and Systems for A Sustainable Future 2016, KAUST, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, 15 March 2016

19) Electrical Engineering, Columbia University, New York City, New York, USA, 9 March 2016

20) IEEE Electron Devices Society Distinguished Lecture, ED Rochester Chapter, Rochester, NY in Xerox Auditorium, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, New York, USA, 8 March 2016

21) Electrical and Computer Engineering, Cornell University, 7 March 2016

22) International Islamic University Malaysia, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 19 November 2015

23) IEEE Electron Devices Society Distinguished Lecture, ED/CPMT/R Singapore Chapter, National University of Singapore, Singapore, 17 November 2015

24) Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of California – Santa Barbara, California, USA, 16 October 2015

25) CIS Seminar, Stanford University, 15 October 2015

26) IEEE Distinguished Lecture and Freescale Semiconductor Lecture jointly organized by IEEE Waves and Devices - Phoenix Chapter and Freescale Semiconductor, Tempe, Arizona, USA, 14 October

2015

27) Material Science and Engineering, University of California – Los Angeles (UCLA), Los Angeles, California, 13 October 2015

28) California Institute of Technology, Pasadena, California, USA, 12 October 2015

29) Boeing Company (webinar throughout all sites in Boeing), Long Beach, California, 12 October 2015

30) Mechanical Engineering and Composite Materials Center, University of Delaware, Delaware, USA, 24 September 2015

31) Material Science and Engineering, Carnegie Melon University, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 23 September 2015

32) Metallurgical and Materials Engineering and Electrical and Computer Engineering (Joint Seminar), University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, USA, 22 September 2015

33) School of ECE and GEDC, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 21 September 2015

34) Special Solid State Electronics Seminar, SEAS, Yale University, New Haven, Connecticut, USA, 17 September 2015

35) Applied Mechanics Colloquium, SEAS, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, 16 September 2015

36) Microsystems Technology Lab (MTL) Seminar, MIT, Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA, 15 September 2015

37) Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Utah, Salt Lake City, Utah, 15 June 2015

38) Dean’s Distinguished Speaker, College of Engineering, University of Texas – El Paso, El Paso, Texas, 4 June 2015

39) Mechanical Engineering, University of Nebraska, Lincoln, Nebraska, USA, 2 June 2015

40) Physical Electronics Division, T. J. Watson Lab, IBM Corporation, York Town Heights, New York, USA, 29 May 2015

41) Mechanical Engineering, Rutgers University, New Jersey, USA, 28 May 2015

42) Electrical Engineering, University of California - Irvine, California, USA, 22 April 2015

43) Electrical Engineering, University of Sothern California (USC), Los Angeles, California, USA, 24 April 2015

44) ECE and Nanoengineering, University of California – San Diego, USA, 23 April 2015

45) KAUST-NSF Research Conference on Electronic Materials, Devices and Systems for A Sustainability Future 2015, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, 16 Feb 2015

46) ECE-MSE-TMI-MER, University of Texas - Austin, Austin,

January 2015

47) IEEE EDS Distinguished Lecture and Invited Talk, Grenoble Institute of Technology and EDS, France Chapter, Grenoble, France, 29 September 2014

48) IEEE EDS Distinguished Lecture and Invited Talk, Electrical Engineering and Computer Science Department and ED/AP/MTT/PHO Southeastern Michigan Chapter, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, 11 September 2014

49) Electrical and Computer Engineering,, University of Wisconsin–Madison, 10 September 2014

50) IEEE EDS Distinguished Lecture, BUET, ED, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, 22 July 2014

51) IEEE EDS Distinguished Lecture NJIT, ED/CAS, New Jersey Institute of Technology, 25 Jun 2014

52) KAUST-NSF Conference on Electronic Materials, Devices and Systems for Sustainability Future 2014, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, Thuwal, Saudi Arabia, 10 Feb 2014

53) Birck Nanotechnology Center, Purdue University, Indiana, USA, 29 January 2014

54) EECS, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, 6 December 2013

55) Nano-Electronics/Photonics (Nano-EP) Seminar Series, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, Illinois, USA, 4 December 2013

56) Electrical and Computer Engineering, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York, 2 December 2013

57) Material Science and Engineering, University of Texas, Dallas, Texas, 23 July 2013

58) Material Science and Engineering, Texas A&M University, College Station, Texas, 1 July 2013

59) IEEE EDS Distinguished Lecture to IEEE CTS ED/CEDA/CAS/SSC Joint June Meeting, Austin, Texas, USA, 20 June 2013

60) IEEE EDS Distinguished Lecture to The Baltimore IEEE ED/SSC societies, Baltimore, Maryland, USA, 17 June 2013

61) “Large Scale Integration of Advanced Nanomaterials for Energy Efficient Systems”, KAUST-Cornell University Nanomaterials Workshop 2010, Ithaca, New York, USA, June 2010

62) Material Science and Engineering, University of California, Los Angeles, Californ

ia May 2010

) “Ultra Low Power Nano Electro Mechanical Switching”, Qualcomm Inc., San Diego, California, 5 March

2009

64

) “Emerging Technologies Based On CMOS Technology”, Texas Instruments, Dallas, Texas, USA, 15 May 2009

65)  “Nanotechnology for Efficient Oil Exploration and Enhanced Oil Recovery”, Shell Corporation, Houston, Texas, USA, 27 February 2009

66)  “Large Scale Manufacturable Integration of Advanced High-k/Metal Gate CMOS for Logic Applications”, Panasonic Corporation, Japan, Samsung Electronics, Korea and United Microelectronics Corporation (UMC), Taiwan from 14 – 18 August 2008

67)  “Reapplication of Semiconductor Knowledge for Oil and Gas industry” in Advanced Energy Consortium in Austin, Texas, USA, 20 May 2008

68) “Nanotechnology for Higher Study” in Engineering Colloquium, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas, USA September 2008

 

Peer-Reviewed Conference Proceedings (*Platform Speaker; **Poster; Student or post-doc advisees are underlined)

 

Conferences after joining KAUST

 

2017 (1)

1)     **G. A. Torres Sevilla, M. D. Cordero, J. M. Nassar, A. T. Kutbee, M. M. Hussain, “Fully Packaged Compliant CMOS Electronic Systems for IoT and IoE Applications”, IEEE Electron Devices Technology and Manufacturing Conference (EDTM) 2017, Toyama, Japan, 28 Feb – 02 Mar 2017.

 

2016 (5)

2)     *J. M. Nassar, G. A. Torres Sevilla, S. J. Velling, M. D. Cordero, M. M. Hussain, “A CMOS-compatible Large-Scale Monolithic Integration of Heterogeneous Multi-Sensors on Flexible Silicon for IoT Applications”, IEEE Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM) 2016, San Francisco, CA, USA 05 – 07 Dec 2016.

3)     **J. M. Nassar, M. D. Cordero, M. M. Hussain, “Affordable Dual-Sensing Proximity Sensor for Touchless Interactive Systems”, 74th Device Research Conference (DRC 2016), Delaware, DE, USA 19 – 22 Jun 2016. [DOI: 10.1109/DRC.2016.7548448]

4)     **R. R. Bahabry, A. Gumus, A. T. Kutbee, N. Wehbe, S. M. Ahmed, M. T. Ghoneim,  K.–T. Lee, J. A. Rogers, M. M. Hussain, “Current Enhancement in Crystalline Silicon Photovoltaic by Low-Cost Nickel Silicide Back Contact”, IEEE 43rd Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC 2016), Oregon, Portland, OR, USA 5 – 10 June, 2016. [DOI: 10.1109/PVSC.2016.7749668]

5)     *M. M. Hussain, A. M. Hussain, A. N. Hanna, “CMOS Technology – A Critical Enabler For Free Form Electronics Based Killer Applications”, SPIE DSS 2016, Baltimore, MD, USA 18 – 22 April 2016. Proc. SPIE 9836, Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications VIII, 983617 (May 17, 2016); doi:10.1117/12.2222972 [Invited]

6)     *F. A. Ghaffar, A. M. Hussain, M. M. Hussain, A. Shamim, “A Strecthable and Flexible Polymer Based Monopole Antenna for Wearable Applications”, 10th European Conference on Antennas and Propagation (EuCAP 2016) Davos, Switzerland 10 – 15 April, 2016

 

2015 (8)

7)     *M. M. Hussain, J. P. Rojas, G. A. Torres Sevilla, A. M. Hussain, M. T. Ghoneim, A. N. Hanna, A. T. Kutbee, J. M. Nassar, M. Cruz, “Free Form CMOS Electronics: Physically Flexible and Stretchable”, 61st IEEE Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM 2015), Washington DC, USA, 7 – 9 December, 2015 [Invited] (pp. 19.4.1–19.4.4)

8)     *A. T. Kutbee, M. T. Ghoneim, M. M. Hussain, “Flexible Lithium-Ion Planer Thin-Film Battery”, 15th International Conference on Nanotechnology (IEEE NANO 2015), Rome, Italy, 27-30 July, 2015 (pp. 1426–1429)

9)     *M. T. Ghoneim, N. Alfaraj, G. A. Torres Sevilla, M. M. Hussain, “Ultra-High Density Out-of-plane Strain Sensor based on Nano-scale Non-Planar 3D FinFET”, 15th International Conference on Nanotechnology (IEEE NANO 2015), Rome, Italy, 27-30 July, 2015 (pp. 1422–1425)

10)**J. P. Rojas, W. M. Alqarni, J. E. Mink, K. K. Kalantan, M. M. Hussain, “Nano-watt Power From Micro-Scale Microbial Fuel Cell Using Black Tea Waste”, 15th International Conference on Nanotechnology (IEEE NANO 2015), Rome, Italy, 27-30 July, 2015 (pp. 955–958)

11)*A. N. Hanna, A. M. Hussain, M. M. Hussain, “Wavy Channel Architecture Thin Film Transistor (TFT) Using Amorphous Zinc Oxide For High-Performance And Low-Power Semiconductor Circuits”, 73rd Annual Device Research Conference, Ohio State University, Ohio, USA, June 21-24, 2015 (pp. 201–202)

12)**M. T. Ghoneim, N. Alfaraj, G. A. Torres Sevilla, H. M. Fahad, M. M. Hussain, “Out-of-plane Strain Effect on Silicon-Based Flexible FinFETs”, 73rd Annual Device Research Conference, Ohio State University, Ohio, USA, June 21-24, 2015 (pp. 95–96)

13)*A. N. Hanna, A. M. Hussain, M. T. Ghoneim, J. P. Rojas, G. A. Torres Sevilla, M. M. Hussain, “Wavy Channel TFT Architecture for High Performance Oxide Based Displays”, International Conference on Semiconductor Technology for Ultra Large Scale Integrated Circuits and Thin Film Transistors, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, June 15-18, 2015 [Invited] [Proceedings archieved as ECS Trans. 2015  volume 67,  issue 1,  pp. 191–198]

14)*J. P. Rojas, A. M. Hussain, A. Arevalo, I. G. Foulds, G. A. Torres Sevilla, J. M. Nassar, M. M. Hussain, “Transformational Electronics Are Now Reconfiguring,” SPIE-DSS 2015, Baltimore, Apr 20-24, 2015 [Invited] [Proc. SPIE 9467, Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications VII, 946709 (May 22, 2015); doi:10.1117/12.2176790]

 

2014 (12)

15)**S. M Ahmed, A. M Hussain, J. P Rojas, M. M. Hussain, “Solid State MEMS Devices on Flexible and Semi-transparent Silicon (100) Platform”, The 27th (IEEE/ASME) International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS 2014), San Francisco, California, USA (pp. 548–551)

16)*H. Fahad, G. Torres Sevilla, M. Ghoneim M. M. Hussain, “High Performance Flexible CMOS SOI FinFETs”, 72nd Device Research Conference (DRC), Santa Barbara, California, USA (pp. 231–232)

17)*M. T. Ghoneim, A. N. Hanna, M. M. Hussain, “Ultra-Thin Flexible and Semi-Transparent Bulk Monocrystalline Silicon (100) Fabric based FeRAM”, IEEE NANO 2014 (14th International Conference on Nanotechnology), Toronto, ON, Canada (pp. 448–451)

18)*J. M. Nassar, A. M. Hussain, J. P. Rojas, M. M. Hussain, “Transfer-less Flexible and Transparent High-k/Metal Gate Germanium Devices on Bulk Silicon (100)”, IEEE NANO 2014 (14th International Conference on Nanotechnology), Toronto, ON, Canada (pp. 176–179)

19)*M. Nour, M. Ghoneim, R. Droopad, M. M. Hussain, “CMOS Compatible Route for GaAs based Large Scale Flexible and Transparent Electronics”, IEEE NANO 2014 (14th International Conference on Nanotechnology), Toronto, ON, Canada (pp. 835–838)

20)*A. N. Hanna, G. A. Torres Sevilla, M. T. Ghoneim, M. M. Hussain, “Wavy channel thin film transistor for area efficient high performance and low power applications”, (IEEE) 2014 10th Conference on Ph.D. Research in Microelectronics and Electronics (PRIME), Grenoble, France (pp. 1–4)

21)*G. A. Torres Sevilla, J. P. Rojas, M. M. Hussain, “High performance electronics on flexible silicon for brain computing”, (IEEE) 2014 10th Conference on Ph.D. Research in Microelectronics and Electronics (PRIME), Grenoble, France (pp. 1–4)

22)*H. M. Fahad, A. M. Hussain, G. A. Sevilla Torres, S. K. Banerjee, M. M. Hussain, “Group IV nanotube transistors for next generation ubiquitous computing”, Proc. SPIE 9083, Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications VI, 90830K (June 4, 2014); doi:10.1117/12.2050096, Baltimore, MD, USA [Invited]

23)*J. P. Rojas, G. A. Torres Sevilla, M. T. Ghoneim, A. M. Hussain, S. M. Ahmed, J. M. Nassar, R. R. Bahabry, M. Nour, A. T. Kutbee, E. Byas, B. Al-Saif, A. M. Alamri, M. M. Hussain, “Transformational electronics: a powerful way to revolutionize our information world”, Proc. SPIE 9083, Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications VI, 90831K (June 4, 2014); doi:10.1117/12.2050103, Baltimore, MD, USA [Invited]

24

)**A. Diab, G.A. Torres Sevilla, M.T. Ghoneim and M.M. Hussain, “High Temperature Performance of Flexible SOI FinFETs with Sub-20 nm Fins”, 2014 IEEE S3S Conference, October 6 - 9, 2014, Millbrae, CA, USA (pp. 1–2) 

25)**J. M. Nassar, A. M. Hussain, J. P. Rojas and M. M. Hussain, “Flexible Silicon-Germanium Devices With High-k/Metal Gate Stacks For Next Generation High Hole Mobility Channel Devices”, 46th International  Conference on Solid State Materials and Devices (SSDM 2014) in Tsukuba, Ibaraki, Japan 8 – 11 September. 2014

26)*M. T. Ghoneim, J. P. Rojas, A. T. Kutbee, A. N. Hanna, M. M. Hussain, “CMOS compatible generic batch process towards flexible memory on bulk monocrystalline silicon (100)”, 2014 (IEEE) International Conference on Electrical and Computer Engineering (ICECE), Dhaka, Bangladesh, 20 – 22 December, 2014 (pp. 655 – 658) [Key

note]

 

2013 (8)

27)*M. M. Hussain, J. P. Rojas, G. A. Torres Sevilla, “Mechanically Flexible Optically Transparent Silicon Fabric with High Thermal Budget Devices from Bulk Silicon (100)”, SPIE Defense, Security, and Sensing, 2013, 87251M-87251M-14 [Invited talk]

28)*A. Mayet, C. Smith, M. Hussain, “Energy Reversible Switching from Amorphous Metal based Nanoelectromechanical Switch”, 2013 13th IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology (IEEE NANO 2013), Beijing, China, August 5-8, 2013

(pp 366–369)

29)*

R. Qaisi, C. Smith, M. Ghoneim, M. Hussain, “Direct Measurement of Graphene Contact Resistivity to Pre-deposited Metal in Buried Contact Test Structure”, 2013 13th IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology (IEEE NANO 2013), Beijing, China, August 5-8, 2013 (pp. 890–893)

30)*A. M. Hussain, G. A.Torres Sevilla, K. R. Rader, M. M. Hussain, “Chemical Vapor Deposition Based Tungsten Disulfide (WS2) Thin Film Transistor”, (IEEE) 2013 Saudi International Electronics, Communications and Photonics Conference (SIECPC), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 27 – 30 April, 2013 (pp. 1 – 5)

31)*A. Mayet, C. Smith, M. M. Hussain, “Amorphous Metal Based Nanoelectromechanical Switch”, (IEEE) 2013 Saudi International Electronics, Communications and Photonics Conference (SIECPC), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 27 – 30 April, 2013 (pp. 1 – 5)

32)*R. Qaisi, C. Smith, M. M. Hussain, “Time Variant Layer Control in Atmospheric Pressure Chemical Vapor Deposition Based Growth of Graphene”, (IEEE) 2013 Saudi International Electronics, Communications and Photonics Conference (SIECPC), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 27 – 30 April, 2013 (pp. 1 – 6)

33)**A. M. Hussain, H. M. Fahad, N. Singh, K. R. Rader, G. A. Torres Sevilla, U. Schwingenschlögl, M. M. Hussain, “Exploring SiSn as channel material for LSTP device applications”, Device Research Conference (DRC) 2013, Bend, Indiana, USA, 26 – 28, 2013 (pp. 93 – 94)

34)*G. T. Sevilla, J. P. Rojas, S. Ahmed, A. Hussain, S. B. Inayat, M. M. Hussain, “Silicon Fabric for Multi-Functional Applications”, The 17th International Conference on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems, Transducers 2013 & Eurosensors XXVII, Barcelona, Spain, 16 – 20 Jun 2013 (pp. 2636 – 2639)

 

2012 (4)

35)**J. P. Rojas, A. Syed, M. M. Hussain, “Mechanically Flexible, Optically Transparent Porous Mono-crystalline Silicon Substrate”, IEEE 25th International Conference on Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (MEMS), 2012, Paris, France, 29 Jan – 2 Feb, 2012 (pp. 281 – 284)

36)*J. Rojas, M. M. Hussain, “Sub-15 nm Nano-pattern Generation by Spacer Width Control for High Density Precisely Positioned Self-assembled Device Nanomanufacturing”, 12th IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology (IEEE NANO) 2012, Birmingham, UK, 20 – 23 August, 2012

(pp. 1 – 5)

37)

*J. Mink, M. M. Hussain, “Excellent Endurance of MWCNT Anode in Micro-sized Microbial Fuel Cell” , 12th IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology (IEEE NANO) 2012, Birmingham, UK, 20 – 23 August, 2012 (pp. 1 – 4)

38)*E. E. Aktakka, C. E. Smith, N. Ghafouri, R. L. Peterson, M. M. Hussain, K. Najafi, “Heterogeneous Integration of Co-evaporated Bismuth/Antimony Telluride Thin Films Based Thermoelectric Harvesters on FinFET CMOS Chip”, 12th Int. Conf. on Micro and Nanotechnology for Power Generation and Energy Conversion Apps. (PowerMEMS’12), Atlanta, Georgia, USA, 2 – 5 December 2012 (pp. 97-100)

 

2011 (3)

39)*H. A. Kloub, C. E. Smith, M. M. Hussain, “Multi States Electromechanical Switch For Energy Efficient Parallel Data Processing”, 2011 Saudi International Electronics, Communications and Photonics Conference (SIECPC), Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, 24 – 26 April 2011 (pp. 1 – 3)

40)*C. Young, M. Baykan, A. Agarwal, H. Madan, K. Akarvardar, C. Hobbs, I. Ok, W. Taylor, C. E. Smith, M. M. Hussain, T. Nishida, S. Thompson, P. Majhi, P. Kirsch, S. Datta, and R. Jammy, “Critical Discussion on (100) and (110) Orientation Dependent Transport: nMOS Planar and FinFET”, 2011 IEEE Symposium on VLSI Technology (VLSI Symposium 2011), Kyoto, Japan, 14 – 16 June, 2011 (pp. 18 - 19)

41)*H. F. Dadgour, M. M. Hussain, A. Cassell, N. Singh, K. Banerjee, “Impact of Scaling on the Performance and Reliability Degradation of Metal-Contacts in NEMS Devices”, 2011 IEEE International Reliability Physics Symposium (IRPS), Monterey, CA, USA, 10 – 14 April 2011, (pp. 3D.3.1 - 3D.3.10)

 

2010 (7)

)*C. S. Park, M. M. Hussain, K. Tateiwaa, J. Huang, J. Linb, T. Ngai, S. Lian, K. Rader, B. Taylor, P. Kirsch, R. Jammy, “Alternative Approaches for High-k/Metal Gate CMOS: Low Temperature Process (Gate Last) and SiGe Channel”, 2010 International Symposium on VLSI Technology Systems and Applications (VLSI-TSA), Hsinchu, Taiwan, 26 – 28 April, 2010 (pp. 80 – 81) [First two authors equally contributed to this paper]

43)*

C.D. Young, A. Neugroschel, K. Matthews, C. Smith, H. Park, M.M. Hussain, P. Majhi, G. Bersuker, “Improved Interface Characterization Technique for High-k/Metal Gated MugFETs Utilizing a Gated Diode Structure”, 2010 International Symposium on VLSI Technology Systems and Applications (VLSI-TSA), Hsinchu, Taiwan, 26 – 28 April, 2010 (pp. 68 – 69).

44)*C. Smith, S. Parthasarathy, B. E. Coss, J. Williams, H. Adhikari, G. Smith, B. Sassman, M. M. Hussain, P. Majhi, R. Jammy, “Strain Engineering in Nanoscale CMOS FinFETs and Methods to Optimize RS/D”, 2010 International Symposium on VLSI Technology Systems and Applications (VLSI-TSA), Hsinchu, Taiwan, 26 – 28 April, 2010 (pp. 156 – 1

57)

45)*M. M. Hussain, H. Fahad, J. Rojas, M. Hasan, A. Talukdar, J. Oommen, J. Mink, "Self-powered integrated systems-on-chip (energy chip)", Proc. SPIE 7679, 767914 (2010); doi:10.1117/12.850811 [Invited]

46)*H. Dadgour, M. M. Hussain, C. E. Smith, K. Banerjee, “Design and Analysis of Compact Ultra Low-Power Logic Gates Using Laterally-Actuated Double-Electrode NEMS”, 2010 47th ACM/IEEE Design Automation Conference (DAC) 2010, Anaheim, CA, USA, 13 – 18 June, 2010 (pp. 893 – 896)

47)*H. Dadgour, M. M. Hussain, C. E. Smith, K. Banerjee, “A New Paradigm in the Design of Energy-Efficient Digital Circuits Using Laterally-Actuated Double-Gate NEMS”, 2010 ACM/IEEE International Symposium on Low-Power Electronics and Design (ISLPED), Austin, TX, USA, 18 – 20 August, 2010 (pp. 7 – 12)

48)*

M. M. Hasan, A.B.M.H. Rashid, M.M. Hussain, “A Novel Match-line Selective Charging Scheme for High-Speed, Low-Power and Noise-Tolerant Content-Addressable Memory”, (IEEE) 2010 International Conference on Intelligent and Advanced Systems (ICIAS), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 15 – 17 June, 2010 (pp. 1 – 4)

 

Conferences before joining KAUST

2009 (4)

49)*C. S. Park, J. W. Yang, M. M. Hussain, C. Y. Kang, J. Huang, P. Sivasubramani, C. Park, K. Tateiwa, Y. Harada, J. Barnett, C. Melvin, G. Bersuker, P. D. Kirsch, B. H. Lee, H. H. Tseng, R. Jammy “La-doped metal/High-K nMOSFET for Sub-32nm HP and LSTP Application”, International Symposium on VLSI Technology, Systems, and Applications 2009 (VLSI-TSA), Taiwan, 27 – 29 April, 2010 (pp. 59

– 60)

50)*C. S. Park, M. M. Hussain, J. Huang, C. Park, K. Tateiwa, C. Young, H. K. Park, M. Cruz, D. Gilmer, K. Rader, J. Price, P. Lysaght, D. Heh, G. Bersuker, P. D. Kirsch, H. -H. Tseng, R. Jammy, “A Scalable and Highly Manufacturable Single Metal Gate/High-k CMOS Integration for Sub-32nm Technology for LSTP Applications”, 2009 Symposium on VLSI Technology (VLSI Symposium), Kyoto, Japan, 16 – 18 June 2009, (pp. 208 – 209) [First two authors equally contributed to this paper]

)*J. Huang, D. Heh,  P. Sivasubramani, P. D. Kirsch, G. Bersuker, D. C. Gilmer, M.A. Quevedo-Lopez, M. M. Hussain, P. Majhi, P. Lysaght, H. Park,  N. Goel, C. Young, C.S. Park, C. Park, M. Cruz, V. Diaz, P. Y. Hung, J. Price, H.-H. Tseng, R. Jammy,  “Gate First High-k/Metal Gate Stacks with Zero SiOx Interface Achieving EOT=0.59nm for 16nm Application”, 2009 Symposium on VLSI Technology (VLSI Symposium), Kyoto, Japan, 16 – 18 June 2009, (pp.  34 – 35)

52)*K.S. Min, C. Y. Kang, C. Park, B. J. Park, M. M. Hussain, Jack C. Lee ,G. Y. Yeom, P. Kirsch, H-H, Tseng, R. Jammy, “A Novel Damage-Free High-k Etch Technique Using Neutral Beam-Assisted Atomic Layer Etching (NBALE) for Sub-32nm Technology Node Low Power Metal Gate/High-k Dielectric CMOSFETs”, 2009 IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM), Baltimore, Maryland, USA, 7 – 9 December 2009, (pp. 1 – 4)

 

2008 (6)

53)*T. G. Dziura, B. Bunday, C. Smith, M. M. Hussain, R. Harris, X. Zhang, J. M. Price, “Measurement of high-k and metal film thickness on FinFET sidewalls using scatterometry”, Proc. SPIE 6922, Metrology, Inspection, and Process Control for Microlithography XXII, 69220V (24 March 2008); doi:  10.1117/12.7735

93

54)*S. Suthram, H. R. Harris, M. M. Hussain, C. Smith, C. D. Young, J. –W. Yang, K. Mathews, K. Freeman, P. Majhi, H. –H. Tseng, R. Jammy, S. E. Thompson, “Understanding Strain Effects on Double-Gate FinFET Drive-Current Enhancement, Hot-Carrier Reliability and Ring-Oscillator Delay Performance via Uniaxial Wafer Bending Experiments”, International Symposium on VLSI Technology, Systems and Applications (VLSI-TSA), 2008, Taiwan, 21 – 23 April 2008, (pp. 20 – 21)

55)*J. –W. Yang, H. R. Harris, M. M. Hussain, B. Sassman, H. –H. Tseng, R. Jammy, “Enhanced Performance and SRAM Stability in FinFET with Reduced Process Steps for Source/Drain Doping”, International Symposium on VLSI Technology, Systems and Applications (VLSI-TSA), 2008, Taiwan, 21 – 23 April 2008 , (pp. 152 – 153)

56)*J. Huang, P. D. Kirsch, M. M. Hussain, D. Heh, P. Sivasubramani, C. Young, D. C. Gilmer, C. S. Park, Y. N. Tan, C. Park, H. R. Harris, P. Majhi, G. Bersuker, B. H. Lee, H. –H. Tseng, R. Jammy, “Gate First Band Edge High-k/Metal Stacks with EOT=0.74nm for 22nm Node nFETs”, International Symposium on VLSI Technology, Systems and Applications (VLSI-TSA), 2008, Taiwan, 21 – 23 April 2008, (pp. 163 – 164)

57)*M. M. Hussain, K. Rader, C. Smith, C. Young, S. Suthram, C. Park, M. Cruz, P. D. Kirsch, R. Jammy, “Additive Process Induced Strain (APIS) Technology for 32nm High-k/Metal Gate MOSFETs”, 2008 International Conference on Solid State Devices and Materials (SSDM), Ibaraki, Japan, 23 – 26 September 2008

58)*J. Huang, D. Heh,  P. D. Kirsch, C. Y. Kang, G. Bersuker, M. Hussain,  P. Majhi, P. Sivasubramani, D. C. Gilmer, N. Goel, M.A. Quevedo-Lopez, C. Young, C.S. Park, C. Park, P. Y. Hung, J. Price, H.R. Harris, B .H. Lee, H.-H. Tseng, R. Jammy, “Device and Reliability Improvement of LaOx capped HfSiON+LaOx/MG Gate Stacks with Tinv=1.15nm for 22nm Node Application”, IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM), 2008, San Francisco, California, USA, 15 – 17 December 2008 , (pp. 1 – 4)

 

2007 (6)

)*H. R. Harris, P. Kalra, P. Majhi, M. Hussain, D. Kelly, J. Oh, D. He, J. Barnett, P. Kirsch, G. Gebara, J. Jur, D. Lichtenwalner, T. P. Ma, S. Thompson, B. H. Lee, H.-H.Tseng, R. Jammy, “Band-Engineered Low PMOS VT with High-K/Metal Gate Including High Performance Dual Channel CMOS Integration”, IEEE Symposium on VLSI Technology, 2007 (VLSI Symposium), Kyoto, Japan, 12 – 14 June 2007 , Page(pp. 154 – 155)

60)*M. M Hussain, G. Gebara, J. Yang, P. Kalra, J. Price, B. Sassman, K. Matthews, H. R. Harris, H. H. Tseng, R. Jammy, "Dual work function high-k/Metal Gate CMOS FinFETs", 37th European Solid State Device Research Conference (ESSDERC), 2007, Munich, Germany, 11 – 13 September 2007 , (pp. 207 –

209)

61)*C. D. Young, K. Matthews, S. Suthram, M. M. Hussain, C. Smith, R. Harris, R. Choi, H.-H. Tseng, “Hot Carrier Injection Study on Sidewall Surfaces of HfSiON/TiN FinFETs”, 2007 IEEE 38th Semiconductor Interface Specialists Conference (SISC), Arlington, Virginia, USA, 6 – 8 December 2007

62)*P. Sivasubramani, P. D. Kirsch, J. Huang, C. Park, Y. N. Tan, D. C. Gilmer, C. Young, K. Freeman, M. M. Hussain, H. R. Harris, S. C. Song, D. Hen, R. Choi, P. Majhi, G. Bersuker, P. Lysaght, B. H. Lee, H. –H.  Tseng, J. S. Jur, D. J. Lichtenwalner, A. I. Kingon, R. Jammy,“ Aggressively Scaled High-k Gate Dielectric with Excellent Performance and High Temperature Stability for 32nm and Beyond”, IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM), 2007, Washington DC, USA, 10 – 12 December 2007, (pp.

543 – 546)

63)*S. Suthram, P. Majhi, G. Sun, P. Kalra, H. R. Harris, K. Choi, D. Heh, J. Oh, D. Kelly, R. Choi, B. J. Cho, M. M. Hussain, C. Smith, S. Banerjee, W. Tsai, S. E. Thompson, H. –H. Tseng, R. Jammy, “High Performance pMOSFETs Using Si/Si1-xGex/Si Quantum Wells with High-k/Metal Gate Stacks and Additive Uniaxial Strain for 22 nm Technology Node”, IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM), 2007, Washington DC, USA, 10 – 12 December 2007, (pp.  727 – 730)

64)*H. R. Harris, S. E. Thompson, S. Krishnan, P. Kirsch, P. Majhi, C. E. Smith, M. M. Hussain, G. Sun, H. Adhikari, S. Suthram, B. H. Lee, H. –H. Tseng, R. Jammy, Flexible, Simplified CMOS on Si(110) with Metal Gate/High-k for HP and LSTP, IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM), 2007, Washington DC, USA, 10 – 12 December 2007, (pp. 57 – 60)

 

2006 (8)

65)*

Z. Zhang, M. M. Hussain, S. C. Song, S. H. Bae, B. H. Lee, “Impact of Metal Wet Etch on Device Characteristics and Reliability for Dual Metal Gate/High-k CMOS”, 44th Annual IEEE International Reliability Physics Symposium Proceedings (IRPS), 2006, San Jose, USA, 26 – 30 March 2006, (pp. 388 – 391)

66)*S. C. Song, Z. Zhang, M. M. Hussain, C. Huffman, J. Barnett, S. H. Bae, H. J. Li, P. Majhi, C. S. Park, B. S. Ju, H. K. Park, C. Y. Kang, R. Choi, P. Zeitzoff, H. H. Tseng, B. H. Lee, R. Jammy, ”Highly Manufacturable 45nm LSTP CMOSFETs Using Novel Dual High-k and Dual Metal Gate (DHDMG) CMOS Integration”, Digest of Technical Papers 2006 Symposium on VLSI Technology (VLSI Symposium), 2006, Hawaii, USA, 13 – 15 June 2006, (pp. 13 – 14) 

67)*M. M. Hussain, S. C. Song, C. Y. Kang, M. Quevedo-Lopez, H. N. Alshareef, B. Sassman, R. Choi, B. H. Lee, “Compatibility of ALD HfSiON with Dual Metal Gate CMOS Integration Scheme”, 2006 International Conference on Solid State Devices and Materials (SSDM), Pacifico Yokohama, Japan, 12 – 15 September 200

6

6

8)*B. H. Lee, S. C. Song, M. Hussain, J. Barnett, R. Jammy, ”Challenges in dual workfunction metal gate CMOS integration”, ECS Fall Meeting 2006, Cancun, Mexico, 29 October – 3 November 2006 (Archieved in ECS Trans. 2006 3(2): 263-274; doi:10.1149/1.2356286 ; Published 20 October 2006)

69)*C. Y. Kang, R. Choi, S. C. Song, B. S. Ju, M. M. Hussain, B. H. Lee, J. W. Yang, D. T. Pham, H. –H. Tseng, ”Effects of ALD TiN Metal Gate Thickness on Metal Gate/High-k Dielectric SOI FinFET Characteristics”, 2006 IEEE International SOI Conference, Buffalo, NY, USA, 2 – 5 October 2006, (pp. 135 – 136)

70)*C. Y. Kang, R. Choi, S. H. Bae, S. C. Song, M. M. Hussain, C. Yong, D. Heh, G. Bersuker, B. H. Lee, “Effects of Optimization of Gate Edge Profile on Sub-45 nm Metal Gate High-k Dielectric Metal Oxide Semiconductor Field Effect Transistors Characteristics”, 2006 International Conference on Solid State Devices and Materials (SSDM), Pacifico Yokohama, Japan, 12 – 15 September 2006

71)*C. Y. Kang, R. Choi, S. C. Song, K. Choi, B. S. Ju, M. M. Hussain, B. H. Lee, G. Bersuker, C. Young, D. Heh, P. Kirsch, J. Barnet, J-W. Yang, W. Xiong, H-H Tseng, R. Jammy, "A Novel Electrode-Induced Strain Engineering for High Performance SOI FinFET utilizing Si (110) Channel for Both N and PMOSFETs", International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM), 2006, San Francisco, California, USA, 11 – 13 December, 2006, (pp. 1 – 4)

72)*H. R. Harris, H. Alshareef, H.C. Wen, S. Krishnan, K. Choi, H. Luan, D. Heh, C.S. Park, H.B. Park, M. Hussain, B.S. Ju, P.D. Kirsch, S.C. Song, P. Majhi, B.H. Lee, R. Jammy, "Simplified manufacturable band edge metal gate solution for NMOS without a capping layer", International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM), 2006, San Francisco, California, USA, 11 – 13 December, 2006, (pp. 1 – 4)

 

2005 (4)

73)*M. M. Hussain, N. Moumen, J. Barnett, J. Saulters, D. Baker, M. Akbar, Z. Zhang, “Metal Wet Etch Process Development for Dual Metal Gate CMOS”, ECS 207th Spring Meeting 2005, Quebec City, QC, Canada, 15 – 20 May, 2005 (Archieved in Electrochem. Solid-State Lett. 2005   volume 8,  issue 12,  G333-G3

36)

)*M. S. Akbar, N. Moumen, J. Peterson, M. M. Hussain, “Effects of Precursor Pulse time in ALD HfO2”, ECS 207th Spring Meeting 2005, Quebec City, QC, Canada, 15 – 20 May, 2

005

75)*

J. Barnett, N. Moumen, J. Peterson, M. Hussain, G. Bersuker, “The Role of Surface Preparation in the Implementation of High-κ Dielectrics for 45nm and Beyond”, Proceedings of the SCP 9th International Symposium on Wafer Cleaning and Surface Preparation, 8 – 9 June, 2005

76)*Z. B. Zhang, S. C. Song, C. Huffman, J. Barnett, N. Moumen, H. Alshareef, P. Majhi, M. Hussain, M. S. Akbar, J. H. Sim, S. H. Bae, B. Sassman, and B. H. Lee, “Integration of Dual Metal Gate CMOS with TaSiN (NMOS) and Ru (PMOS) Gate Electrodes on HfO2 Gate Dielectric”, Digest of Technical Papers Symposium on VLSI Technology (VLSI Symposium), 2005, Kyoto-Japan, June 2005, (pp. 50 – 51)

 

Abstracts (*Platform Speaker; **Poster; Student or post-doc advisees are underlined)  

 

Conferences after joining KAUST

2016 (2)

1)     **R. Bahabry, M. M. Hussain, “Low Cost Metallization for Crystalline Silicon Photovoltaics”, C3E Women in Clean Energy Symposium 2016, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA 31 May 2016.

2)     **A. T. Kutbee, M. M. Hussain, “Flexible Li-Ion Microbattery for Wearable Electronics”, C3E Women in Clean Energy Symposium 2016, Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA 31 May 2016.

 

2015 (5)

3)     **A. N. Hanna, M. T. Ghoneim, M. M. Hussain, “FET transconductance as a probe of ferroelectric/semiconductor interface“, 46th IEEE Semiconductor Interface Specialist Conference (SISC 2015), Washington DC, USA, 8 – 10 December 2015

4)     **M. T. Ghoneim, M. M. Hussain, “Nanoscale Thin PZT Based Capacitors for Dual Temperature Sensing and Non-Volatile Memory” 4th Nano Today Conference, Dubai, UAE, 4 – 6 December, 2015

5)     *A. M. Hussain, M. M. Hussain, “Design Considerations For Micro-Fabrication Of Optimized Lateral Sprint Structures For Wearable Electronics,” ASME 2015 International Mechanical Engineering Congress & Exposition (IMECE 2015), Houston, Texas, USA, 14 – 20 November, 2015

6)     **A. M. Hussain, M. M. Hussain, “Nano-layer Silicon-Tin (SiSn) Alloy: Performance Enhancing  Semiconductor Material System” 4th Nano Today Conference, Dubai, UAE, 4 – 6 December, 2015

7)     *M. Hussain, J. Rojas, G. Torres Sevilla, A. Hussain, M. Ghoneim, “Wearable Interactive Electronics for Smart Living and Sustainable Future,” Nanotech Dubai 2015, Dubai, UAE, 16 – 18 March, 2015 (Plenary)

 

2014 (13)

8)     *A. Hussain, M. Mustafa Hussain, “Flexible, High Strength, Copper Conductors for Flexible Electronic Circuits” 23rd International Conference on Processing and Fabrication of Advanced Materials, IIT Roorkee, India, 5 – 7 December, 2014 (Invited)

9)     *R. R. Bahabry, M. M. Hussain, “Mono-crystalline Bulk Silicon Based High-Efficiency Flexible Solar Cell”, TMS Middle East - Mediterranean Materials Congress on Energy and Infrastructure Systems (MEMA 2015), Doha, Qatar, 11 – 14 January, 2015

)*M. T. Ghoneim, A. T. Kutbee, M. M. Hussain, “Reliability of Conformal Electronics in Curvilinear Environments: Device First vs. Device Last Approach”, 2014 IEEE Conference on Reliability Science for Advanced Materials and Devices (RSAMD 2014), Golden, Colorado, USA, 7 – 9 October, 2014

11)*A. Mayet, M. M. Hussain, “Amorphous WNx Metal For Accelerometers and Gyroscope”, MRS Fall Meeting 2014, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 30 November – 5 December, 2014

12)*M. T. Ghoneim, J. P. Rojas, A. T. Kutbee, M. M. Hussain, “Towards Ultra-High Density Fully-Flexible Inorganic Memory”, MRS Fall Meeting 2014, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 30 November – 5 December, 2014

13)**R. R. Bahabry, J. P. Rojas, A. M. Hussain, M. M. Hussain, “Novel interdigitated back contact for flexible mono-crystalline silicon solar cells”, MRS Fall Meeting 2014, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 30 November – 5 December, 2014

14)*A. T. Kutbee, S. M. Ahmed, J. M. Nassar, A. M. Hussain, M. M. Hussain, “High Lithium ion diffusivity in rf sputtered LiCoO2 thin films for Microbatteries”, MRS Fall Meeting 2014, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 30 November – 5 December, 2014

15)**R. M. Qaisi, C. E. Smith, M. M. Hussain, “Buried gate transistor for modulation of graphene channel conductance”, MRS Fall Meeting 2014, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 30 November – 5 December, 2014

16)**A. M. Hussain, E. B. Lizardo, G. A. Torres Sevilla, J. M. Nassar, M. M. Hussain, “Stretchable and Flexible Copper Conductors for Next Generation Wearable Electronics”, MRS Fall Meeting 2014, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 30 November – 5 December, 2014

17)**S. M. Ahmed, E. B. Lizardo, C. Sapsanis, K. N. Salama, M. M. Hussain, “Humidity Sensor on Flexible Semi-transparent Silicon for Smart Skin”, MRS Fall Meeting 2014, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 30 November – 5 December, 2014

18)**J. M. Nassar, M. M. Hussain, “Flexible High Speed Devices From Bulk Mono-crystalline Silicon”, MRS Fall Meeting 2014, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 30 November – 5 December, 2014

19)**E. B. Lizardo, M. M. Hussain, “RF Antennas on Flexible and Semi-Transparent Silicon Substrate”, MRS Fall Meeting 2014, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 30 November – 5 December, 2014

20)*K. K. Kalantan, J. P. Rojas, M. M. Hussain, “Contact Resistance Optimization for Enhanced Performance in Microfabricated Microbial Fuel Cells”, MRS Fall Meeting 2014, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 30 November – 5 December, 2014

 

2013 (15)

)*C. D. Young, I. Mejia, M. T. Ghoneim, M. Quevedo-Lopez, M. M. Hussain, “Reliability Investigation of Viable Device Structures for Future Flexible Electronic Applications”, International Semiconductor Device Research Symposium 2013, Maryland, USA, 11 – 13 December, 2013 [Invited]

)*H. M. Fahad, M. M. Hussain, “Vertical Si1-xGex Channel Nanotube Field Effect Transistors for Next Generation PMOS”, IEEE Nanotechnology Materials and Devices Conference 2013, Tainan, Taiwan, 6 – 9 October, 2013

23)*J. M. Nassar, A. M. Hussain, G. A. Torres Sevilla, J. P. Rojas, H. M. Fahad, M. M. Hussain, “Transformational Electronics: High-k/Metal Gate Devices on Flexible and Semi-transparent Epitaxially Grown SiGe on Bulk Silicon (100)”, IEEE Nanotechnology Materials and Devices Conference 2013, Tainan, Taiwan, 6 – 9 October, 2013

24)*G. A. Torres Sevilla, A. M. Hussain, A. N. Hanna, M. M. Hussain, “Wavy-Channel Poly-Si Thin Film Transistor”, IEEE Nanotechnology Materials and Devices Conference 2013, Tainan, Taiwan, 6 – 9 October, 2013

25)*A. M. Hussain, H. M. Fahad, N. Singh, G. A. Torres Sevilla, U. Schwingenschlögl, M. M. Hussain, “Tin (Sn) – An Unlikely Ally for Silicon CMOS?”, IEEE Nanotechnology Materials and Devices Conference 2013, Tainan, Taiwan, 6 – 9 October, 2013

26)**A. M. Hussain, H. M. Fahad, N. Singh, K. R. Rader, G. A. Torres Sevilla, U. Schwingenschlögl, M. M. Hussain, “SiSn Channel Material for Enhanced Performance in MOSFETs”, 3rd  Berkeley Symposium on Energy Efficient Electronic Systems, Berkeley, California, USA, 28 – 29 October, 2013

27)*A. N. Hanna, M. M. Hussain, “New TFT architecture for high performance low power flexible thin film oxide transistor”, MRS Fall Meeting 2013, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 1 – 6 December, 2013

28)*A. M. Hussain, S. B. Inayat, J. P. Rojas, G. A. Torres Sevilla, M. M. Hussain, “Stretchable Silicon Fabric – Mechanics and Mechanism”, MRS Fall Meeting 2013, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 1 – 6 December, 2013

29)*H. M. Fahad, M. M. Hussain, “Switching in Silicon Nanotube Field Effect Transistors”, MRS Fall Meeting 2013, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 1 – 6 December, 2013

30)**S. M Ahmed, A. M Hussain, J. P. Rojas, M. M. Hussain, “Solid State MEMS Devices on Flexible and Semi-transparent Silicon Platform”, MRS Fall Meeting 2013, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 1 – 6 December, 2013

31)*G. A. Torres Sevilla, A. M. Hussain, J. P. Rojas, M. M. Hussain, “Large Area Thin (70 nm) Flexible Monocrystalline Silicon for CMOS Compatible Device Integration”, MRS Fall Meeting 2013, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 1 – 6 December, 2013

32)**J. M. Nassar, A. M Hussain, H. M. Fahad, M. M. Hussain, “Strained Si Nanowires Growth on SnO2 Catalyst”, MRS Fall Meeting 2013, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 1 – 6 December, 2013

33)**M. T. Ghoneim, J. P. Rojas, M. M. Hussain, “Ultra Large Scale Integration of Flexible Inorganic Electronics”, MRS Fall Meeting 2013, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 1 – 6 December, 2013

34)**R. R. Bahbary, S. B. Inayat, C. E. Smith, K. R. Rader, M. M. Hussain, “ Thermoelectricity from Building Infrastructure”, MRS Fall Meeting 2013, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 1 – 6 December, 2013

35)**R. M. Qaisi, C. E. Smith, M. M. Hussain, “Ion Sensitivity from Back Gated Graphene Field Effect Transistor”, MRS Fall Meeting 2013, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 1 – 6 December, 2013

 

2012 (12)

36)*S. B. Inayat, M. M. Hussain, “Thermoelectricity for Green Building Exterior Glasses”, The 31st International & 10th European Conference on Thermoelectrics 2012, Aalborg, Denmark, 9 – 12 July, 2012

37)**A. Emwas, M. M. Hussain, “Utilizing DOSY NMR Spectroscopy to Probe the Molecular Size of Nano-particle Materials”, 53rd Experimental Nuclear Magnetic Resonance Conference, Miami, Florida, USA, 12 April 2012

38)*S. B. Inayat, M. M. Hussain, “Transforming Window Glasses into Thermoelectric Generators for Green Building Technologies”, 2012 Asia Pacific Clean Energy Summit, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, 12 – 15 August, 2012

39)**S. M. Ahmed, J. P. Rojas, M. M. Hussain, “Towards the Energy Chip”, 2012 Asia Pacific Clean Energy Summit, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, 12 – 15 August, 2012

40)**J. E. Mink, M. M. Hussain, “High Performance Micro-sized Microbial Fuel Cell for Lab-On-Chip”, 2012 Asia Pacific Clean Energy Summit, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA, 12 – 15 August, 2012

41)**J. E. Mink, M. M. Hussain, “Carbon Based Nanomaterials for Micro-sized Microbial Fuel Cells”, North American - International Society of Microbial Electrochemical Technologies Meeting, Ithaca, New York, USA, 9 – 10 October 2012

42)*J. P. Rojas, M. M. Hussain, “Highly Manufacturable Fabrication Process for Mechanically Flexible Silicon based Membranes with Adjustable Size, Pore Size and Density”, MRS Fall Meeting 2012, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 25 – 30 November, 2012

43)*H. M. Fahad, M. M. Hussain, “Vertically Aligned Epitaxial Silicon Nanowires and Tubes”, MRS Fall Meeting 2012, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 25 – 30 November, 2012

44)*M. T. Ghoneim, C. E. Smith, M. M. Hussain, “Determination of Efficient Transfer Process for Chemical Vapor Deposition Grown Graphene” , MRS Fall Meeting 2012, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 25 – 30 November, 2012

45)*S. B. Inayat, M. M. Hussain, “Nanomaterials Embedded Thermoelectric Windows as Solar Based Energy Harvesters for Green Building Technology”, MRS Fall Meeting 2012, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 25 – 30 November, 2012

46)**J. E. Mink, M. M. Hussain, “Graphene Anode Integrated High-performance Mico-Sized Microbial Fuel Cell”, MRS Fall Meeting 2012, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 25 – 30 November, 2012

47)**A. M. Mayet, M. M. Hussain, “Harsh Environment Compatible Amorphous Metal Based Nanoelectromechanical Switch and Systems”, MRS Fall Meeting 2012, Boston, Massachusetts, USA, 25 – 30 November, 2012

 

2011 (2)

48)*J. E. Mink, J. P. Rojas, M. M. Hussain, “CNT-Enbled Microsized Microbial Fuel Cell”, 5th Graduate Research Seminar at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM), Dammam, Saudi Arabia, May 2011 [Best Presentation Award]

49)*J. E. Mink, J. P. Rojas, M. M. Hussain, “Carbon Nanotube Anode Producing Improved Power Density in 1.25 µl Micro-Microbial Fuel Cell”, 3rd International Microbial Fuel Cell Conference, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands, 6 – 8 June, 2011

 

2010 (4)

50)*M. M. Hussain, C. S. Park, K. Tateiwa, C. Y. Kang, K. Rader, J. Huang, M. Cruz, P. Majhi, P. Kirsch, R. Jammy, “Integration of SiGe Channel PMOS and Si NMOS into Dual Channel High-k/Metal Gate CMOS for Low Standby Power Logic Applications”, 5th International conference on SiGe Technology and Device (ISTDM) 2010, Stockholm, Sweden, 24 – 26 May, 2010

51)*M. M. Hasan, M. M. Hussain, “Carbon Nanotube Transistor in Sub-threshold Mode for Ultra-low Power Logic Circuits and SRAM”, 4th Graduate Seminar Day at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM) 2010, Dammam, Saudi Arabia, May 2010

52)*J. E. Mink, J. P. Rojas, M. M. Hussain, “CNT-Enhanced Microfabricated Microbial Fuel Cell”, 4th Graduate Seminar Day at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM) 2010, Dammam, Saudi Arabia, May 2010

53)*J. Oommen, M. M. Hussain, “Nano-scale Ionic Materials (NIMs)”, 4th Graduate Seminar Day at King Fahd University of Petroleum and Minerals (KFUPM) 2010, Dammam, Saudi Arabia, May 2010

 

Conferences before joining KAUST

2008 (

1)

54)*C. D. Young, J.-W. Yang, K. Matthews, S. Suthram, M. M. Hussain, G. Bersuker, R. Harris, R. Choi, B. H. Lee, and H.-H. Tseng, “Hot Carrier Degradation in HfSiON/TiN FinFETs with Different Substrate Orientations” 15th Workshop on Dielectrics in Microelectronics (WoDiM) 2008, Berlin, Germany, 23 – 25 June, 2008

 

2007 (2)

55)*C. E. Smith, M. M. Hussain, B. Aguirre, P. Kalra, J. –W. Yang, G. Gebara, B. Sassman, R. Harris, H. –H. Tseng, R. Jammy, “High-k/Metal Gate Stack Engineering in FinFET Devices”, (IEEE) 2007 International Symposium on Advanced Gate Stack Technology (ISAGST), Dallas, Texas, USA, 26 – 28 September, 2007

56)*M. M. Hussain, C. Smith, S. C. Song, B. H. Lee, R. Jammy, “Metal Gate Induced Strain Engineering for High-k/Metal Gate MOSFETs”, (IEEE) 2007 International Symposium on Advanced Gate Stack Technology (ISAGST), Dallas, Texas, USA, 26 – 28 September, 2007

 

2006 (3)

57)*S. C. Song, M. M. Hussain, B. S. Ju, C. Y. Kang, R. Choi, P. Zeitzoff, B. H. Lee, H. –H. Tseng, “Non-planar MOSFETs with Tunable Threshold Voltage (Vt) Using ALD High-k/Metal Gate Stack”, Semiconductor Industry Association ALD Conference 2006, South Korea

58)*M. M. Hussain, S. C. Song, J. Barnett, B. S. Ju, B. W. Sassman, B. H. Lee, ”Realization of high-k/metal gate stack in dual metal gate CMOS: an integration perspective”, International Symposium on Advanced Gate Stack Technology (ISAGST), 2006¸ Austin, Texas, USA, September, 2006

)*J. Barnett, M. Hussain, J. Peterson, P. Kirsch, S. C. Song, C. S. Park, G. Bersuker, B. H. Lee, H. R. Huff, ”Surface Preparation Technique Used for Fabricating High-k/Metal Gate Device Structures”, 2006 ECS International Semiconductor Technology Conference (ECS-ISTC), Shanghai, China, 21 – 23 March, 200

6

 

2005 (3)

60)*M. M. Hussain, N. Moumen, J. Barnett, J. Saulters, D. Baker, “SC1: An Effective Etch Solution for Nano-scale CMOS”, Surface Preparation and Cleans Conference (SPCC), 2005, Austin, Texas USA, 26 – 28 September. 2005

61)*J. Barnett, N. Moumen, J. Peterson, M. Hussain, G. Bersuker, “The Role of Surface Preparation in the Implementation of High-κ Dielectrics for 45nm and Beyond”, Proceedings of the SCP 9th International Symposium on Wafer Cleaning and Surface Preparation, 8 – 9 June, 2005

62)*Z. Zhang, M. M. Hussain, J. Burnett, C. Huffman, S. C. Song, B. H. Lee, “Integration Options for Dual Metal/High-k Gate CMOS”, International Symposium on Advanced Gate Stack Technology (ISAGST), 2005, Austin, Texas, USA, September 2005

 

Patents

US Patents Awarded = 6, US and International Patent Applications (various stages) = 50+

1.       7,736,954, Awarded on 15 June 2010: Methods for nanoscale feature imprint molding, Hussain; Muhammad Mustafa (Austin, TX), Moumen; Naim (Walden, NY), Gebara; Gabriel (Austin, TX), Labelle; Ed (Austin, TX), Lanee; Sidi (Austin, TX), Sassman; Barry (Cedar Park, TX), Jammy; Raj (Austin, TX)

2.       9,203,010, Awarded on 1 December 2015: Apparatuses and systems for embedded thermoelectric generators, Hussain; Muhammad M. (Thuwal, SA), Inayat; Salman Bin (Thuwal, SA), Smith; Casey Eben (Thuwal, S

A)

3.

       9,209,083, Awarded on 8 December 2015: Integrated circuit manufacturing for low-profile and flexible devices, Hussain; Muhammad M. (Austin, TX), Rojas; Jhonathan P. (Thuwal,

SA)

4

.      9,224,813, Awarded on 29 December 2015: Cylindrical-shaped nanotube field effect transistor, Hussain; Muhammad M. (Thuwal, SA), Fahad; Hossain M. (Thuwal, SA), Smith; Casey E. (Thuwal, SA), Rojas; Jhonathan P. (Thuwal, SA) [Also issued as PCT National Phase]

5.       9,515,245, Awarded on 6 December 2016: Apparatus, system, and method for on-chip thermoelectricity generation, Hussain; Muhammad M. (Austin, TX), Fahad; Hossain M. (Thuwal, SA), Rojas; Jhonathan P. (Thuwal,

SA)

6.       9,520,293, Awarded on 13 December 2016: Method for producing mechanically flexible silicon substrate, Hussain; Muhammad M. (Austin, TX), Rojas; Jhonathan P. (Thuwal, SA)[Also issued as PCT National Phase as well as in Japan and in South Korea]​