Publications

Publications of the NbD Unit are presented by category: (i) Articles (ii) Books & Book Chapters, and (iii) Inventions & Patents. In each category inverse chronological order is followed of online appearance of each article. Links are provided, directing to the respective source material. Following the drop down menu, more details on each specific item can be found.

Articles

41. Atomistic modeling of the nucleation and growth of pure and hybrid nanoparticles by cluster beam deposition (invited review)
P. Grammatikopoulos
Current Opinion in Chemical Engineering 23 (2019) 164-173

40. Site-specific wetting of iron nanocubes by gold atoms in gas-phase synthesis
J. Vernieres, S. Steinhauer, J. Zhao, P. Grammatikopoulos, R. Ferrando, K. Nordlund, F. Djurabekova, and M. Sowwan
Advanced Science (2019) https://doi.org/10.1002/advs.201900447

39. Computational modeling of nanoparticle coalescence (invited review)
P. Grammatikopoulos, M. Sowwan, and J. Kioseoglou
Advanced Theory and Simulations (2019) https://doi.org/10.1002/adts.201900013

38. Gas-phase synthesis of trimetallic nanoparticles
J.-G. Mattei, P. Grammatikopoulos, J. Zhao, V. Singh, J. Vernieres, S. Steinhauer, A. Porkovich, E. Danielson, K. Nordlund, F. Djurabekova, and M. Sowwan
Chemistry of Materials 31(6) (2019) 2151-2163

37. Nanoassemblies of ultrasmall clusters with remarkable activity in carbon dioxide conversion into C1 fuels
A. Halder, J. Kioseoglou, B. Yang, K.L. Kolipaka, S. Seifert, J. Ilavsky, M. Pellin, M. Sowwan, P. Grammatikopoulos, and S. Vajda
Nanoscale 11 (2019) 4683-4687 (inside back cover)

36. In-situ open cell TEM/STEM environmental study of iron oxides nanoparticles and sample-beam interaction in O2 gas
L. Lari, S. Steinhauer, and M. Sowwan and V. K. Lazarov
Microscopy & Microanalysis 24(S1) (2018) 260-261

35. Tuning the onset of ferromagnetism in heterogeneous bimetallic nanoparticles by gas phase doping
M. Bohra, P. Grammatikopoulos, V. Singh, J. Zhao, E. Toulkeridou, S. Steinhauer, J. Kioseoglou, J.-F. Bobo, K. Nordlund, F. Djurabekova, and M. Sowwan
Physical Review Materials 1 (2017) 066001 (12pp)

34. New approaches to the lithiation kinetics in reaction-limited battery electrodes through electrochemical impedance spectroscopy
N. Vicente, M. Haro, and G. Garcia-Belmonte
Chemical Communications 54 (2018) 1025-1040

33. Hydrogen flux through size selected Pd nanoparticles into underlying Mg nanofilms
S. Kumar, T. Pavloudis, V. Singh, H. Nguyen, S. Steinhauer, C. Pursell, B. Clemens, J. Kioseoglou, P. Grammatikopoulos, and M. Sowwan
Advanced Energy Materials 8 (2018) 1701326 (14pp) (inside front cover)

32. Nanoscale heterogeneity of multilayered Si anodes with embedded nanoparticle scaffolds for Li-ion batteries
M. Haro, V. Singh, S. Steinhauer, E. Toulkeridou, P. Grammatikopoulos, and M. Sowwan
Advanced Science 4 (2017) 1700180 (10pp) (inside front cover)

31. Thermal oxidation of size-selected Pd nanoparticles supported on CuO nanowires: the role of the CuO-Pd interface
S. Steinhauer, J. Zhao, V. Singh, T. Pavloudis, J. Kioseoglou, K. Nordlund, F. Djurabekova, P. Grammatikopoulos, and M. Sowwan
Chemistry of Materials 29(14) (2017) 6153-6160.

30. In situ chemoresistive sensing in the environmental TEM: probing functional devices and their nanoscale morphology
S. Steinhauer, J. Vernieres, J. Krainer, A. Köck, P. Grammatikopoulos, and M. Sowwan
Nanoscale 9 (2017) 7380-7384 (inside back cover).

29. Probing electron beam effects with chemoresistive nanosensors during in situ environmental transmission electron microscopy
S. Steinhauer, Z. Wang, Z. Zhou, J. Krainer, A. Köck, K. Nordlund, F. Djurabekova, P. Grammatikopoulos, and M. Sowwan
Applied Physics Letters 110 (2017) 094103 (4pp).

28. Gas phase synthesis of multifunctional Fe-based nanocubes
J. Vernieres, S. Steinhauer, J. Zhao, A. Chapelle, P. Menini, N. Dufour, R. E. Diaz, K. Nordlund, F. Djurabekova, P. Grammatikopoulos, and M. Sowwan
Advanced Functional Materials 27 (2017) 1605328 (12pp) (frontispiece).

27. Kinetic trapping through coalescence and the formation of patterned Ag-Cu nanoparticles
P. Grammatikopoulos, J. Kioseoglou, A. Galea, J. Vernieres, M. Benelmekki, R. E. Diaz, and M. Sowwan
Nanoscale 8 (2016) 9780-9790.

26. Local CuO nanowire growth on microhotplates: in situ electrical measurements and gas sensing application
S. Steinhauer, A. Chapelle, P. Menini, and M. Sowwan
ACS Sensors 1(5) (2016) 503-507.

25. Formation mechanism of Fe nanocubes by magnetron sputtering inert gas condensation
J. Zhao, E. Baibuz, J. Vernieres, P. Grammatikopoulos, V. Jansson, M. Nagel, S. Steinhauer, M. Sowwan, A. Kuronen, K. Nordlund, and F. Djurabekova
ACS Nano 10(4) (2016) 4684-4694.

24. Hydrogenation of Mg nanofilms catalyzed by size-selected Pd nanoparticles: Observation of localized MgH2 nanodomains
S. Kumar, V. Singh, C. Cassidy, C. Pursell, C. Nivargi, B. Clemens, and M. Sowwan
Journal of Catalysis 337 (2016) 14-25.

23. Nanoparticle design by gas-phase synthesis (Invited Review)
P. Grammatikopoulos, S. Steinhauer, J. Vernieres, V. Singh, and M. Sowwan
Advances in Physics: X 1(1) (2016) 81-100.

22. Control of surface segregation in bimetallic NiCr nanoalloys immersed in Ag matrix​
M. Bohra,V. Singh, P. Grammatikopoulos, E. Toulkeridou, R. E. Diaz, J.-F. Bobo, and M. Sowwan
Scientific Reports (2016) 19153 (8pp).

21. Identifying the multiplicity of crystallographically equivalent variants generated by iterative phase transformations in Ti​
P. Grammatikopoulos, and R. C. Pond
Acta Crystallographica B72 (2016) 67-74.

20. Engineering high-performance Pd core-MgO porous shell nanocatalysts via heterogeneous gas-phase synthesis
V. Singh,  C. Cassidy, F. A. Pedersen, J.-H. Kim, K. Aranishi, S. Kumar, C. Lal, C. Gspan, W. Grogger, and M. Sowwan
Nanoscale 7 (2015) 13387-13392.

19. Surface segregation in Cr-doped NiCr alloy nanoparticles and its effect on their magnetic behavior
M. Bohra, P. Grammatikopoulos, R. E. Diaz, V. Singh, J. Zhao, J.-F. Bobo, A. Kuronen, F. Djurabekova, K. Nordlund, and M. Sowwan
Chemistry of Materials 27 (2015) 3216-3225.

18. Single CuO nanowires decorated with size-selected Pd nanoparticles for CO sensing in humid atmosphere
S. Steinhauer, V. Singh, C. Cassidy, C. Gspan, W. Grogger, M. Sowwan, and A. Köck
Nanotechnology 26 (2015) 175502 (6pp).

17. A magnetic anti-cancer compound for magnet-guided delivery and magnetic resonance imaging
H. Eguchi, M. Umemura, R. Kurotani, H. Fukumura, I. Sato, J.-H. Kim, Y. Hoshino, J. Lee, N. Amemiya, M. Sato, K. Hirata, D. Singh, T. Masuda, M. Yamamoto, T. Urano, K. Yoshida, K. Tanigaki, M. Yamamoto, M. Sato, S. Inoue, I. Aoki, and Y. Ishikawa
Scientific Reports 5 (2015) 9194 (14pp).

16. Crystallization of silicon nanoclusters with inert gas temperature control   
J. Zhao, C. Cassidy,  P. Grammatikopoulos, V. Singh, K. Aranishi, M. Sowwan,  K. Nordlund, and F. Djurabekova  
Physical Review B 91 (2015) 035419 (12pp).

15. Endotaxially stabilized B2-FeSi nanodots in Si(100) via ion beam co-sputtering
C. Cassidy, J. Kioseoglou, V. Singh, P. Grammatikopoulos, and M. Sowwan
Applied Physics Letters 104 (2014) 161903 (5pp).

14. Assembly of tantalum porous films with graded-oxidation profile with size-selected nanoparticles
V. Singh, P. Grammatikopoulos, C. Cassidy, M. Benelmekki, M. Bohra, Z. Hawash, K. Baughman, and M. Sowwan
Journal of Nanoparticle Research 16 (2014) 2373.

13. Facile single-step synthesis of ternary multicore magneto-plasmonic nanoparticles
M. Benelmekki, M. Bohra, J.-H. Kim, R. E. Diaz, J. Vernieres, P. Grammatikopoulos, and M. Sowwan
Nanoscale 6 (2014) 3532-3535

12. Heterogeneous gas-phase synthesis and molecular dynamics modeling of Janus and core-satellite Si-Ag nanoparticles
V. Singh, C. Cassidy, P. Grammatikopoulos, F. Djurabekova, K. Nordlund, and M. Sowwan
Journal of Physical Chemistry C 118 (2014)
13869-13875.

11. Coalescence-induced crystallisation wave in Pd nanoparticles
P. Grammatikopoulos, C. Cassidy, V. Singh, and M. Sowwan
Scientific Reports 4 (2014) 5779.

10. In-situ scanning transmission electron microscopy annealing studies of Ni(1-x)Cr(x) nanocluster and correlation with magnetic properties
R. E. Diaz, M. Bohra, V. Singh, and M. Sowwan
Microscopy & Microanalysis 20 (2014) 1664-1665.

9. On the formation of ternary metallic-dielectric multicore-shell  nanoparticles
M. Benelmekki, J. Vernieres, J.-H. Kim, R. E. Diaz, P. Grammatikopoulos, and M. Sowwan
Materials Chemistry & Physics 151 (2015) 275-281.

8. Simple analytical model of nanocluster coalescence for porous thin film design
P. Grammatikopoulos, E. Toulkeridou, K. Nordlund, and M. Sowwan
Modelling & Simulation in Materials Science & Engineering  23 (2014) 015008.

7. Influence of packaging on the surface oxidation and magnetic properties of cobalt nanocrystals
M. Bohra, V. Singh, M. Sowwan, J.-F. Bobo, C.-J. Chung, and B. Clemens
Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 47 (2014) 305002.

6. Single-step gas phase synthesis of iron aluminide nanoparticles with soft magnetic properties
J. Vernieres, M. Benelmekki, J.-H. Kim, P. Grammatikopoulos, J.-F. Bobo, R. E. Diaz, and M. Sowwan
APL Materials (2014) 116105 (6pp).

5. Smart composite nanosheets with adaptive optical properties
J.-H. Kim, M. Bohra, V. Singh, C. Cassidy, and M. Sowwan
ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces (2014) 13339-13343.

4. Coalescence behaviour of amorphous and crystalline tantalum nanoparticles: a molecular dynamics study
P. Grammatikopoulos, C. Cassidy, V. Singh, M. Benelmekki, and M. Sowwan
Journal of Materials Science 49(11) (2013) 1-8.

3. Inoculation of silicon nanoparticles with silver atoms
C. Cassidy, V. Singh, P. Grammatikopoulos, F. Djurabekova, K. Nordlund, and M. Sowwan
Scientific Reports 3 (2013) 3083 (7pp).

2. Surface morphology of films grown by size-selected Ta nanoparticles
V. Singh, C. Cassidy, M. Bohra, A. Galea, Z. Hawash, and M. Sowwan
Advanced Materials Research 647  (2013) 732-737.

1. Size-controlled deposition of Ag and Si nanoparticle structures with gas-aggregated sputtering
C. Cassidy, V. Singh, Z. Hawash, M. Bohra, J.-H. Kim, and M. Sowwan
MRS Proceedings 106  (2013)  1546 (7pp).

Books & Book Chapters

5. One-dimensional nanomaterials for gas sensing applications: advances in device integration and nanoparticle functionalization
S. Steinhauer, V. Singh, and M. Sowwan

Chapter 5 of "Applications of one-dimensional nanomaterials", edited by Ramesh S. Chaughule and Rupesh S. Devan

American Scientific Publishers (2019)

4. Nanoparticle formation via magnetron sputtering with inert gas aggregation
P. Grammatikopoulos, and M. Sowwan

Chapter 16 of "Nanostructured semiconductors: amorphisation and thermal properties", edited by Konstantinos Termentzidis

Pan Stanford Publishing (2017)

3. Coating
P. Grammatikopoulos, and M. Sowwan  

Chapter 14 of "Gas-phase synthesis of nanoparticles", edited by Yves Huttel

Wiley-VCH Limited (2017)

2. Designing hybrid nanoparticles
M. Benelmekki

Institute of Physics Science

Morgan & Claypool Publishers (2015)

1. Vapor phase generation of free standing and stable colloidal magneto-plasmonic nanoparticles encapsulated by an amorphous silicon shell
M. Benelmekki, and M. Sowwan    

Chapter 9 of "Handbook on nanoceramic and nanocomposite coatings and materials1st Ed.", edited by Abdel Salam Hamdy Makhlouf and Dieter Scharnweber

Elsevier Limited (2015)

Inventions & Patents

6. Controllable and reversible ph-responsive rollable 2D nano structures

J.-H. Kim, M. Bohra, V. Singh, A. Galea, P. Grammatikopoulos, and M. Sowwan

5. In-situ growth and catalytic nanoparticle decoration of metal oxide nanowires

S. Steinhauer, V. Singh, and M. Sowwan

4. Engineering high-performance palladium core magnesium oxide porous shell nanocatalysts via heterogeneous gas-phase synthesis

M. Sowwan, C. Cassidy, and V. Singh

3. Design and assembly of graded-oxide tantalum porous films from size-selected nanoparticles and dental and biomedical implant application thereof

M. Sowwan

2. Metal induced crystallization of amorphous semiconductor quantum dots

V. Singh, C. Cassidy, and M. Sowwan

1. Gas phase synthesis of stable soft magnetic alloy nanoparticles

J. Vernieres, M. Benelmekki, J.-H. Kim, R. E. Diaz, and M. Sowwan