Peer Reviewed Journal Publications By Topic

Peer Reviewed Journal Publications By Topic

For full publication list, please download CV: https://nanotechnology.kaust.edu.sa/Documents/Academic%20CV.pdf

Index of Topics:

Bioelectronics and Healthcare Technology: Papers 1–6

Flexible and Stretchable CMOS Electronics: Papers 7–55

Energy Science and Technology: Photovoltaic (Papers 56–58), Thermoelectric Generators (Papers 59–68), Microbial Fuel Cells (Papers 69–75)

Solid State Electronics: Wavy Transistors (Papers 76–84), Si/SiGe/Ge/III-V Nanotube Transistors (Papers 85–89), Nanoelectronics (Papers 90–107), and Nano-scale High-k/Metal Gate CMOS (Papers 108–132)

 

Lab Innovation To Technology Translation: Bioelectronics and Healthcare Technology (6)

1)      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. [DOI: 10.1038/s41528-017-0008-7]

Media:

Daily Mail: “Now that's a blinding smile! New 3D-printed braces will have two LED lights and one non-toxic lithium battery on each tooth to cut time and cost of straightening”, Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-5015567/New-3D-printed-braces-include-lights-batteries.html

R&D Magazines: “Smart Dental Aids Use Flexible Batteries, LEDs”, Read more: https://www.rdmag.com/article/2017/10/smart-dental-aids-use-flexible-batteries-leds

Nature Middle East: “Dental braces that light up”, Read more: https://www.natureasia.com/en/nmiddleeast/article/10.1038/nmiddleeast.2017.156

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erk: “Flexible microbattery enables smart dental braces”, To read more: https://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=48660.php

3ders.org: “Saudi researchers propose 3D printed braces with LEDs and batteries for faster teeth alignment”, Read more: http://www.3ders.org/articles/20171025-saudi-researchers-propose-3d-printed-braces-with-leds-and-batteries-for-faster-teeth-alignment.html

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lore: “Flexible batteries a highlight for smart dental aids”, Read more: https://techxplore.com/news/2017-10-flexible-batteries-highlight-smart-dental.html

2)      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)

3)      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/

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werk: “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

4)      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]

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owerk: 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

5)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/

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

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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

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Cake: 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

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ealio: ‘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

6)   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]

Media: 

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]   

 

Major Research Activities: Flexible and Stretchable CMOS Electronics (49)

7)  N.Qaiser, S. M. Khan, M. Nour, M. U. Rehman, J. P. Rojas, M. M. Hussain*, “Mechanical Response of Spiral Interconnect Arrays for Highly Stretchable Electronics”, Appl. Phys. Lett. (Just Accepted)

8)R. R. Bahabry, A. T. Kutbee, S. M. Khan, A. C. Sepulveda, I. Wicaksono, M. Nour, N.Wehbe, A. S. Almislem, M. T. Ghoneim, G. A. Torres Sevilla, A. Syed, S. F. Shaikh, M. M. Hussain*, “Corrugation Architecture Enabled Ultra-Flexible Wafer-Scale High-Efficiency Mono-crystalline Silicon Solar Cell”, Adv. Energy Mater. (Just Accepted)

9)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. [DOI: 10.1038/s41528-017-0008-7]

Media:

Daily Mail: “Now that's a blinding smile! New 3D-printed braces will have two LED lights and one non-toxic lithium battery on each tooth to cut time and cost of straightening”, Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-5015567/New-3D-printed-braces-include-lights-batteries.html

R&D Magazines: “Smart Dental Aids Use Flexible Batteries, LEDs”, Read more: https://www.rdmag.com/article/2017/10/smart-dental-aids-use-flexible-batteries-leds

Nature Middle East: “Dental braces that light up”, Read more: https://www.natureasia.com/en/nmiddleeast/article/10.1038/nmiddleeast.2017.15

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owerk: “Flexible microbattery enables smart dental braces”, To read more: https://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=48660.php

3ders.org: “Saudi researchers propose 3D printed braces with LEDs and batteries for faster teeth alignment”, Read more: http://www.3ders.org/articles/20171025-saudi-researchers-propose-3d-printed-braces-with-leds-and-batteries-for-faster-teeth-alignment.html

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Xplore: “Flexible batteries a highlight for smart dental aids”, Read more: https://techxplore.com/news/2017-10-flexible-batteries-highlight-smart-dental.html

10)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)

11)  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 https://doi.org/10.1002/smll.201703200 [Inside Cover Article]

Media:

http://www.natureasia.com/en/nmiddleeast/article/10.1038/nmiddleeast.2017/

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anowerk: “Thin film transistors get wavy”, To read more: https://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=48631.php

12)  S. F. Shaikh, M. T. Ghoneim, R. R. Bahabry, S. M. Khan, M. M. Hussain*, “Modular Lego-Electronics”, Adv. Mater. Tech. https://doi.org/10.1002/admt.201700147

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ch Xplore: “'Lego-electronics' offer simple way to assemble integrated circuits”, To read more: https://techxplore.com/news/2017-09-lego-electronics-simple-circuits.html

Futurism: “New Lego-Inspired Electronics Could Make the Field More Accessible and Efficient”, To read more: https://futurism.com/new-lego-inspired-electronics-could-make-the-field-more-accessible-and-effi

cient/

Nanowerk: “Modular 'Lego' electronics”, To read more: https://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=48418.php

13)  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

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)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 Australian: 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-pho

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naitonal Business Times: “Mission possible: Self-destructing phones are now a reality”, Read more: http://www.ibtimes.co.uk/mission-possible-self-destructing-phones-are-now-reality-160

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

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

15)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)

16)  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.201

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

17)  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)

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

18)  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]

19)  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]

20)  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/

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erk: “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

21)  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-17-01-201

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werk: “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

22)  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

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owerk: 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

23)  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-materia

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DTechX: 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 

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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 

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  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-developedJ. 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

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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/

25)  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)

26)  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).

27)  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]

28)  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).

29)  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).

30)  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).

31)  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]

32)  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 Pick]

[Nanotechnology Spotlight in nanowerk: “Reversibly bistable materials could revolutionize flexible electronics”, Read more: 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]  

33)  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

34)  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]

Media:

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

35)  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).

36)  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].

37)  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).

Media:

Nature Middle East: “Wearable, implantable sensors possible with flexible transistors”, Read more: http://www.natureasia.com/en/nmiddleeast/article/10.1038/nmiddleeast.2015

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

38)  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 Page]

Media:

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

Technology update in nanotechweb: “Ferroelectric capacitor goes flexible”, Read more: http://nanotechweb.org/cws/article/tech/61758]   

)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).

40)  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).

41)  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).

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owerk as Spotlight: Ultra-stretchable silicon for flexible electronics, Read more: http://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=3779

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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

43)  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).

Media:

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

Highlighted 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/

44) 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).

45)  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 (2014).

46) 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).

47)  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:

http://www.materials360online.com/newsDetails/45052;jsessionid=EA72832DF939FA057303F02180893A6B 

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/]  

48)  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

49)  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

50)  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). 

51)  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).

52)  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,

 

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53)  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

 

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techweb: On the road to transparent, flexible computers, Read more: (http://nanotechweb.org/cws/article/tech/5463

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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/]

)  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).

55)  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

 

Energy Science and Technology (22)

Photovoltaic/Solar Cells (3)

56)  R. R. Bahabry, A. T. Kutbee, S. M. Khan, A. C. Sepulveda, I. Wicaksono, M. Nour, N. Wehbe, A. S. Almislem, M. T. Ghoneim, G. A. Torres Sevilla, A. Syed, S. F. Shaikh, M. M. Hussain*, “Corrugation Architecture Enabled Ultra-Flexible Wafer-Scale High-Efficiency Mono-crystalline Silicon Solar Cell”, Adv. Energy Mater. (Just Accepted)

57)  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

58)  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

 

Thermoelectric Generators (12)

59)  D. Singh, A. T. Kutbee, M. T. Ghoneim, A. M. Hussain, M. M. Hussain*, “Strain Induced Rolled Thin Films for Lightweight Tubular Thermoelectric Generators”, Adv. Mater. Tech. (Just Accepted)

60)  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]

61)  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)

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

62)  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.htm

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nowerk: “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/

63)  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).

64)

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]

65)  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]

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

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

66)

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).

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

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

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9)  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.htm

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nowerk 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_189211889 

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

70)  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).

 

Multi-disciplinary Area: Microbial Fuel Cells (7)

71)  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]

72)  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]

73) 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

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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 

Highli

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

Highligh

ted 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/

Highl

ighted 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

Highli

ghted 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

74)  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).

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

75)  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]

76)  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]

77)  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).

 

Solid State Electronics (57)

Pioneering Contribution: Wavy Transistors (9)

78)  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 https://doi.org/10.1002/smll.201703200 [Inside Cover Article]

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Nature Middleeast: “Wavy transistors for next-generation display devices”, To read more: http://www.natureasia.com/en/nmiddleeast/article/10.1038/nmiddleeast.2017.14

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nowerk: “Thin film transistors get wavy”, To read more: https://www.nanowerk.com/spotlight/spotid=48631.php

79)  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).

80)  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).

81)  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]

82)  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).

83)  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).

84)  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).

85)  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].

86)  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).

 

Pioneering Contribution: Si/SiGe/Ge/III-V Nanotube Transistors (5)

87)  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)

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

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

89)  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).

90)  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.

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).

 

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92)  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  [Cover Article]

93)  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).

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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 

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

95)  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).

96)  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]

97)  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]

98)

  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).

99) 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).

100)          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 (2013).

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101)          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 Pag

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102)          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).

103)      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).

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

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

106)  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).

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

108)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).

109)          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).

 

Translated into Mainstream Technology from 32 nm Node CMOS Technology: Nano-scale High-k/Metal Gate CMOS Technology (25)

110)          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]

111)         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 (2010).

112)          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).

113)    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).

114)          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].

115)          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).

116)          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).

117)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).

118)  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).

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

120)  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]

121)          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]

122)          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]

123)          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]

124)          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).

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)          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).

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26)          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

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27)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).

128)         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]

129)  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]

130)          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).

131)          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 pap

er].

132) 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 (200

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133)          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).

134)          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).