LCN Publications 2006

The following papers were published by LCN members in 2006:

Aeppli, G., P. Warburton, et al. (2006). "Will nanotechnology change IT paradigms?" Bt Technology Journal 24(3): 163-169.

Alfe, D. and M. J. Gillan (2006). "Absolute rate of thermal desorption from first-principles simulation." Journal of Physics-Condensed Matter 18(37): L451-L457.

Alfe, D. and M. J. Gillan (2006). "The energetics of oxide surfaces by quantum Monte Carlo." Journal of Physics-Condensed Matter 18(35): L435-L440.

Ambrosio, A., O. Fenwick, et al. (2006). "Shape dependent thermal effects in apertured fiber probes for scanning near-field optical microscopy." Journal of Applied Physics 99(8).

Avellino, M., A. J. Fisher, et al. (2006). "Quantum communication in spin systems with long-range interactions." Physical Review A 74(1).

Bikondoa, O., C. L. Pang, et al. (2006). "Direct visualization of defect-mediated dissociation of water on TiO2(110)." Nature Materials 5(3): 189-192.

Bowler, D. R., J. H. G. Owen, et al. (2006). "Comment on 'Bi nanolines on Si(001): registry with substrate'." Nanotechnology 17(6): 1801-1802.

Bozec, L. and M. A. Horton (2006). "Skeletal tissues as nanomaterials." Journal of Materials Science-Materials in Medicine 17(11): 1043-1048.

Bramwell, S. T. (2006). "Condensed-matter physics - Great moments in disorder." Nature 439(7074): 273-274.

Bramwell, S. T. (2006). "A spin on cool complexity." Nature Physics 2(4): 219-220.

Cabailh, G., B. N. Holland, et al. (2006). "Soft X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy of metal-phthalocyanines on the (001) surface of GaAs and Ge." Journal De Physique Iv 132: 11-15.

Calderon, R. G., L. F. Barquin, et al. (2006). "Local magnetism in the nanoscale granular alloy Fe13Cu10Ag77." Physica B-Condensed Matter 374: 67-70.

Chaji, G. R. and A. Nathan (2006). "A Stable Voltage-Programmed Pixel Circuit for a-Si:H AMOLED Displays." Journal of Display Technology 2(4): 347-358.

Cross, S. E., J. Kreth, et al. (2006). "Atomic force microscopy study of the structure-function relationships of the biofilm-forming bacterium Streptococcus mutans." Nanotechnology 17(4): S1-S7.

Cutting, R. S., C. A. Muryn, et al. (2006). "Molecular scale investigations of the reactivity of magnetite with formic acid, pyridine, and carbon tetrachloride." Geochimica Et Cosmochimica Acta 70(14): 3593-3612.

Durand, C., C. Vallee, et al. (2006). "Electrical property improvements of yttrium oxide-based metal-insulator-metal capacitors." Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology A 24(3): 459-466.

Dynes, J. F. and E. Paspalakis (2006). "Phase control of electron population, absorption, and dispersion properties of a semiconductor quantum well." Physical Review B 73(23).

Ehlers, F. J. H., A. P. Horsfield, et al. (2006). "Electronic state of interstitial Cu in bulk Si: Density functional calculations." Physical Review B 73(16).

Fak, B., C. Ruegg, et al. (2006). "Magnetic phase diagram of heavy-fermion YbAgGe." Physica B-Condensed Matter 378-80: 669-670.

He, G., L. D. Zhang, et al. (2006). "Silicate layer formation at HfO2/SiO2/Si interface determined by x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy and infrared spectroscopy." Journal of Applied Physics 100(8).

Horsfield, A. P., D. R. Bowler, et al. (2006). "The transfer of energy between electrons and ions in solids." Reports on Progress in Physics 69(4): 1195-1234.

Horton, M., A. Khan, et al. (2006). "Delivering nanotechnology to the healthcare, IT and environmental sectors - a perspective from the 'London Centre for Nanotechnology'." Bt Technology Journal 24(3): 175-183.

Liu, M., Q. Fang, et al. (2006). "Characterization of HfOxNy gate dielectrics using a hafnium oxide as target." Applied Surface Science 252(24): 8673-8676.

Manby, F. R., D. Alfe, et al. (2006). "Extension of molecular electronic structure methods to the solid state: computation of the cohesive energy of lithium hydride." Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 8(44): 5178-5180.

Markmann, A., J. L. Gavartin, et al. (2006). "Chemisorption of HCl to the MgO(001) surface: A DFT study." Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 8(37): 4359-4367.

Markmann, A., J. L. Gavartin, et al. (2006). "Simulation of coherent control of hydroxyl formed due to HCl adsorption on MgO(001)." Chemical Physics 330(1-2): 253-264.

Mena, F. P., J. F. DiTusa, et al. (2006). "Suppressed reflectivity due to spin-controlled localization in a magnetic semiconductor." Physical Review B 73(8).

Mesquida, P., E. M. Blanco, et al. (2006). "Patterning amyloid peptide fibrils by AFM charge writing." Langmuir 22(22): 9089-9091.

Owen, J. H. G., K. Miki, et al. (2006). "Self-assembled nanowires on semiconductor surfaces." Journal of Materials Science 41(14): 4568-4603.

Pang, C. L., O. Bikondoa, et al. (2006). "Tailored TiO2(110) surfaces and their reactivity." Nanotechnology 17(21): 5397-5405.

Pang, C. L., A. Sasahara, et al. (2006). "Noncontact atomic force microscopy imaging of water dissociation products on TiO2(110)." Physical Review B 74(7).

Pang, C. L. and G. Thornton (2006). "The many faces of rutile titania." Surface Science 600(19): 4405-4406.

Pankhurst, Q. A. (2006). "Nanomagnetic medical sensors and treatment methodologies." Bt Technology Journal 24(3): 33-38.

Pelling, A. E., Y. Li, et al. (2006). "Self-organized and highly ordered domain structures within swarms of Myxococcus xanthus." Cell Motility and the Cytoskeleton 63(3): 141-148.

Ransley, J. H. T., M. Watari, et al. (2006). "SU8 bio-chemical sensor microarrays." Microelectronic Engineering 83(4-9): 1621-1625.

Riehn, R., R. Stevenson, et al. (2006). "Local probing of photocurrent and photoluminescence in a phase-separated conjugated-polymer blend by means of near-field excitation." Advanced Functional Materials 16(4): 469-476.

Ronnow, H. M., C. Renner, et al. (2006). "Polarons and confinement of electronic motion to two dimensions in a layered manganite." Nature 440(7087): 1025-1028.

Samori, P., F. Cacialli, et al. (2006). "Towards complex functions from complex materials." Advanced Materials 18(10): 1235-1238.

Sardone, L., V. Palermo, et al. (2006). "Electric-field-assisted alignment of supramolecular fibers." Advanced Materials 18(10): 1276-1280.

Wilson, E. L., W. A. Brown, et al. (2006). "RAIRS studies of CO adsorption on Pd/CeO2-x(111)/Pt(111)." Surface Science 600(12): 2555-2561.

Yu, J. J. and I. W. Boyd (2006). "Nitriclation and reoxidation of high-k metal oxide thin films using argon excimer sources." Physica Status Solidi a-Applications and Materials Science 203(3): R9-R11.

Zhu, L. Q., L. D. Zhang, et al. (2006). "Thermal stability and energy-band alignment of nitrogen-incorporated ZrO2 films on Si(100)." Applied Physics Letters 88(23).