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"We found that the KP Technology Kelvin probe is a well engineered instrument with a clever design. Most of all, we are very happy with the excellent support that we have been experiencing."Dr HJ RichterSeagate Inc
"Thank you for your time and expertise as they have proven invaluable."AJ Cooper, Graduate Research AssistantUniversity of Virginia
"The Kelvin probe system from KP Technology functions as the corner-stone for us to investigate the work function of our organic/inorganic materials which subsequently influence performances of the optoelectronic devices. The team members learn a lot from the comprehensive support of KP Technology on using the system and analyse the data."Professor Wallace ChoyUniversity of Hong Kong
"An excellent SKP system. We most appreciate your helpful support and explanations."Professor DJ WangJilin University
"The KP Technology SKP is a very reliable instrument. I have not had any problems since I got it in 2000. I am very satisfied with its performance."Professor Dongyang LiUniversity of Alberta
"I am still amazed at how much better the KP Technology probe performs compared with the other systems we've had in the lab, easily twenty times better."Dr Roel Van Der KrolUniversity of Delft
"The Kelvin Probe that you developed is wonderful because of the height regulation feature which other systems do not have. We have another company's Kelvin Probe and the KP Technology System is better in sensitivity, ease of use, and customer service."Dr Shinjiro YagyuNational Institute for Materials Science
"The customer service is definitely very positive: responsive, courteous, and knowledgeable is how I would describe Iain and his company."Darin Laird - Senior Scientist and Materials Research Team LeaderPlextronics Inc
"This instrument is immensely useful."Prof. David GinleyNational Renewable Energy Laboratory
"We are impressed with the performance of the custom built APS04 system from KP Technology. This equipment provides an accessible method to measure important energy levels in layers and complete devices. I am happy with all aspects of the technical support provided by company director Prof. Baikie and his staff."Professor Arie Zaban, Vice President for Research and DevelopmentBar-Ilan University
"I have been working the KP Technology Kelvin probe and I have become quite comfortable with it. It is an excellent device and exquisitely sensitive."Professor Andrew AhnHarvard University
"The KP Technology system was very attractive and very well packed. We have installed the Kelvin Probe successfully in the humidity chamber and it runs without any problem at all humidity levels. The signal is very stable."Dr Antonius de Rooij - Head of Materials Mechanics and Processes SectionEuropean Space Agency (ESA)
"I am very happy to be working with your Kelvin probe station, my co-workers are already seduced as well. I would like to commend an outstanding job helping us throughout our initial installation and troubleshooting."Dr Balthazar LecheneUniversity of California Berkeley
"Everything has worked perfectly and I am very happy with the system." Professor Marshall PorterfieldPurdue University


Research papers ()

Below is a non-exhaustive list of published papers researched using KP Technology products.

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Inorganic CsPbI3 Perovskite Coating on PbS Quantum Dot for Highly Efficient and Stable Infrared Light Converting Solar CellsXiaoliang Zhang, Jindan Zhang, Dibya Phuyal, Juan Du, Lei Tian, Viktor A. Öberg, Malin B. Johansson, Ute B. Cappel, Olof Karis, Jianhua Liu, Håkan Rensmo, Gerrit Boschloo and Erik M. J. Johansson; Advanced Energy Materials (2017)Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
Synergistic Effect based NixCo1-x Architected Zn0.75Cd0.25S Nanocrystals: An Ultrahigh and Stable Photocatalysts for Hydrogen Evolution from Water SplittingXinzheng Yue, Shasha Yi, Runwei Wang, Zongtao Zhang and Shilun Qiu; Applied Catalysis B: Environmental (2017)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Large-scale metal nanoelectrode arrays based on printed nanowire lithography for nanowire complementary invertersHan-Seung Ko, Yeongjun Lee, Sung-Yong Min, Sung-Joo Kwon and Tae-Woo Lee; Nanoscale (2017)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Charge transport studies on Si nanopillars for photodetectors fabricated using vapor phase metal-assisted chemical etchingPrajith KaradanSantanu ParidaArvind KumarAji A. AnapparaSandip DharaHarish C. Barshilia; Applied Physics A (2017), 123:681Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Remarkable Enhancement of the Hole Mobility in Several Organic Small-Molecules, Polymers, and Small-Molecule:Polymer Blend Transistors by Simple Admixing of the Lewis Acid p-Dopant B(C6F5)3Julianna Panidi, Alexandra F. Paterson, Dongyoon Khim, Zhuping Fei, Yang Han, Leonidas Tsetseris, George Vourlias, Panos A. Patsalas, Martin Heeney and Thomas D. Anthopoulos; Advanced Science (2017)Undertaken using: Ambient Pressure Photoemission Spectroscopy
Effect of surface roughness on electron work function of AZ31 Mg alloy and their correlationMingshan Xue, Yao Yao, Junfei Ou, Fajun Wang,Yao Qu and Wen Li; Journal of Alloys and Compounds (2017)Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
ADVANCED KELVIN PROBE OPERATIONAL METHODOLOGY FOR SPACE APPLICATIONSG. CHIRITOI, E. M. POPESCU, A. A. RADU, A. CARAMETE, L. CARAMETE, A. PAVALAS, M. MARGARITESCU, A. E. ROLEA T. NECSOIU, A. ENUICA; Romanian Journal of Physics (2017)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
The enhanced photocatalytic hydrogen evolution of NiCoP/g-C3N4 with the improved separation efficiency and charge transfer efficiencyLingling Bi, Xupeng Gao, Lijing Zhang, Dejun Wang, Xiaoxin Zou and Tengfeng Xie; ChemSusChem (2017)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Influence of annealing temperature on nickel oxide thin films grown by chemical bath depositionM.Martínez-Gil, M.I.Pintor-Monroy, M.Cota-Leal, D.Cabrera-German, A.Garzon-Fontecha, M.A.Quevedo-López and M.Sotelo-Lerma; Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing (2017), 72, pp. 37-45. Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Mixed Aliphatic Self-Assembled Monolayers with Embedded Polar GroupEric Sauter, Charles-Olivier Gilbert, Joël Boismenu-Lavoie, Jean-Francois Morin, and Michael Zharnikov; The Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2017)Undertaken using: Ultra-high Vacuum Kelvin Probe
Nickel-based electrodes as catalysts for hydrogen evolution reaction in alkaline mediaYanbing Zhu, Tao Liu, Liming Li, Shili Song and Rui Ding; Ionics (2017) pp.1-7.Undertaken using: Ultra-high Vacuum Kelvin Probe
New Trends in Solar Cells ResearchMihaela Girtan; (2018) New Trends in Solar Cells Research. In: Future Solar Energy Devices. SpringerBriefs in Applied Sciences and Technology. Springer, ChamUndertaken using: Ultra-high Vacuum Kelvin Probe
Improved the Electron Transfer Between TiO2 and FTO Interface by N-Doped Anatase TiO2 Nanowires and Its Applications in Quantum Dot-Sensitized Solar CellsQingqing Qiu, Shuo Li, Jingjing Jiang, Dejun Wang, Yanhong Lin, and Tengfeng Xie; The Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2017)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
BCP as Additive for Solution-Processed PCBM Electron Transport Layer in Efficient Planar Heterojunction Perovskite Solar CellsYaling Wang, Sujuan Dong, Ya Miao, Dou Li, Wenjing Qin, Huanqi Cao, Liying Yang, Lan Li, Shougen Yin; IEE Journal of Photovoltaics 7, 2 (2017) pp. 550-557Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Accumulated Chemical Adsorption Phenomenon of H2 on MOX Gas Sensor Under Temperature Programmed CoolingZhenghao Mao, Tao Lei, Yuhui He, Ziming Cai, Ya Xiong, Shunping Zhang; IEEE Sensors Journal, 17, 9 (2017) pp. 2784-2791Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Inverted polymer solar cells with Zn2SnO4 nanoparticles as the electron extraction layerRuy S. Bonilla and Peter R. Wilshaw; Journal of Applied Physics, 121 (2017) 135301; DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1063/1.4979722Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Low temperature processed NiO x hole transport layers for efficient polymer solar cellsSudam D.Chavhan, Rickard Hansson, Leif K.E. Ericsson, Paul Beyer , Alexander Hofmann, Wolfgang Brütting, Andreas Opitz, Ellen Moons; Organic Electronics, 44 (2017) pp. 59-66 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Optimization of charge transfer and transport processes at the CdSe quantum dots/TiO2 nanorod interface by TiO2 interlayer passivationO A Jaramillo-Quintero, M A Triana and M E Rincon; Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 50, 23 (2017) 235305Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Organic Photovoltaic Cells Using Indium Zinc Tin Oxide Electrode Kim, Ki Hwan; Putri, Maryane A; Lee, Hye Ji; Noviyana, Imas; Koo, Chang Young; Lee, Jung-A; Kim, Jeong-Joo; Jung, Young Joon; Lee, Youngu; Kim, Hae-kyoung; Lee, Hee Young; Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 17, 6 (2017) pp. 4292-4296; DOI: https://doi.org/10.1166/jnn.2017.13380 Undertaken using: Ambient Pressure Photoemission Spectroscopy
Effects of hole-transport layer homogeneity in organic solar cells – A multi-length scale studyHuei-Ting Chien , Markus Pölzl, Georg Koller , Susanna Challinger, Callum, Fairbairn, Iain Baikie, Markus Kratzer, Christian Teichert, Bettina Friedel; Surfaces and Interfaces, 6, (2017), pp. 72-80Undertaken using: Ambient Pressure Photoemission Spectroscopy
Graphene-Based Hole Selective Layers for High-Efficiency, Solution-Processed, Large-Area, Flexible, Hydrogen-Evolving Organic PhotocathodesSebastiano Bellani, Leyla Najafi, Beatriz Martin-Garcia, Alberto Ansaldo, Antonio Esau Del Rio Castillo, Mirko Prato, Iwan Moreels and Francesco Bonaccorso; J. Phys. Chem. C (2017)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Lowering the driving voltage and improving the luminance of blue fluorescent organic light-emitting devices by thermal annealing a hole injection layer of pentaceneJian Gao, Qian-Qian Yu, Juan Zhang, Yang Liu, Ruo-Fei Jia, Jun Han, Xiao-Ming Wu, Yu-Lin Hua and Shou-Gen Yin; Chinese Physics B (2017), 26:9Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Work Function Modulation of Molybdenum Disulfide Nanosheets by Introducing Systematic Lattice StrainJyoti Shakya, Sanjeev Kumar, D. Kanjilal and Tanuja Mohanty; Sci Rep. (2017), 7: 9576.Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Novel Rubidium lead chloride nanocrystals: Synthesis and characterizationDaniel Amgar, Malgorzata Wierzbowska, Vladimir Uvarov, Vitaly Gutkin and Lioz Etgar; Nano Futures (2017)Undertaken using: Surface Photovoltage
High performance, top-emitting, quantum dot light-emitting diodes with all solution-processed functional layersZhaobing Tang, Jie Lin, Lishuang Wang, Ying Lv, Yongsheng Hu, Yi Fan, Xiaoyang Guo, Jialong Zhao, yunjun wang and Xingyuan Liu; Journal of Materials Chemistry C (2017)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Electron injection and interfacial trap passivation in solution-processed organic light-emitting diodes using a polymer zwitterion interlayerMarta Ruscello, Sebastian Stolz, D. Leonardo Gonzalez Arellano, Florian Ullrich, Sabina Hillebrandt, Eric Mankel, Annemarie Pucci, Wolfgang Kowalsky, Todd Emrick, Alejandro L. Briseno and Gerardo Hernandez-Sosa; Organic Electronics (2017)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
A Fixed Surface Potential Probe with the Swing Capacitive Electrometer Compared to the Vibrating Kelvin ProbeMichael Reznikov; Proc. 2017 Annual Meeting of the Electrostatics of AmericaUndertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Nearly 100% Efficiency Enhancement of CH3NH3PbBr3 Perovskite Light-Emitting Diodes by Utilizing Plasmonic Au NanoparticlesPing Chen, Ziyang Xiong, Xiaoyan Wu, Ming Shao, Yan Meng, Zu-hong Xiong and Chunhong Gao; The Journal of Physical Chemistry Letters (2017), 8, pp. 3961-3969Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
High-Performance and Low-Hysteresis Lead Halide Perovskite Solar Cells by Utilizing a Versatile Alcohol-Soluble Bispyridinium Salt as an Efficient Cathode ModifierGuiting Chen, Fan Zhang, Meiyue Liu, Jun Song, Jiarong Lian, Pengju Zeng, Hin-Lap Yip, Wei Yang, Bin Zhang and Yong Cao; Journal of Materials Chemistry A (2017)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Copper(I) Thiocyanate (CuSCN) Hole-Transport Layers Processed from Aqueous Precursor Solutions and Their Application in Thin-Film Transistors and Highly Efficient Organic and Organometal Halide Perovskite Solar CellsNilushi Wijeyasinghe, Anna Regoutz, Flurin Eisner, Tian Du, Leonidas Tsetseris, Yen-Hung Lin, Hendrik Faber, Pichaya Pattanasattayavong, Jinhua Li, Feng Yan, Martyn A. McLachlan, David J. Payne, Martin Heeney and Thomas D. Anthopoulos; Advanced Functional Materials (2017)Undertaken using: Ambient Pressure Photoemission Spectroscopy
Dielectric/Metal/Dielectric alternative transparent electrode: Observations on stability/degradationLinda Cattin, Zouhair El Jouad, Nicolas Stephant, Guy Louarn, M Morsli, Mehdi Hssein, Younes Mouchaal, Saad Touihri, Mohammed Addou, Abdelbacet Khelil and Jean Christian Bernede; Journal of Physics D: Applied PhysicsUndertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Improved performance for polymer solar cells using CTAB-modified MoO3 as an anode buffer layerYanping Li, Huangzhong Yu, Xinxin Huang, Zuping Wu and Haihong Xu; Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, 171,(2017), pp. 72–84 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Use of high-k encapsulation to improve mobility in trap-limited metal-oxide semiconductorsAndre Zeumault and Vivek Subramanian; Physica status solidi (b), (2017)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
All Solution-Processed, Hybrid Organic–Inorganic Photocathode for Hydrogen EvolutionHansel Comas Rojas, Sebastiano Bellani, Eduardo Aluicio Sarduy, Francesco Fumagalli, Matthew T. Mayer, Marcel Schreier, Michael Grätzel, Fabio Di Fonzo and Maria Rosa Antognazza; ACS Omega, 2017, 2 (7), pp 3424–3431Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Study of work function and dry sliding wear behavior of Fe-based hardfacing alloys with and without nano rare earth oxides Junfeng Gou, You Wang, Zhi Sun and Xuewei Li; Journal of Alloys and Compounds (2017)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Solution-processed vanadium oxide thin film as the hole extraction layer for efficient hysteresis-free perovskite hybrid solar cells Xiang Yao, Wenzhan Xu, Xiaojuan Huang, Jun Qi, Qingwu Yin, Xiaofang Jiang, Fei Huang, Xiong Gong and Yong Cao; Organic Electronics (2017), 47, pp. 85 - 93Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Solution-Based Synthesis of Ultrasmall Nb2O5 Nanoparticles for Functional Thin Films in Dye-Sensitized and Perovskite Solar Cells Yu-Ting Huang, Rui Cheng, Peng Zhai, Hyeonseok Lee, Ya-Huei Chang, Shien-Ping Feng; Electrochimica Acta (2017)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Role of defects in one-step synthesis of Cu-doped ZnO nano-coatings by electrodeposition method with enhanced magnetic and electrical properties K. Niranjan, Subhajit Dutta, Soney Varghese, Ajoy Kumar Ray, Harish C. Barshilia; Applied Physics A (2017), 123:250 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
On the c-Si/SiO2 interface recombination parameters from photo-conductance decay measurements Ruy S. Bonilla and Peter R. Wilshaw; Journal of Applied Physics (2017), 121, 135301Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Modulation-Doped In2O3/ZnO Heterojunction Transistors Processed from Solution Dongyoon Khim, Yen-Hung Lin, Sungho Nam, Hendrik Faber, Kornelius Tetzner, Ruipeng Li, Qiang Zhang, Jun Li, Xixiang Zhang and Thomas D. Anthopoulos; Advanced Materials (2017)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Long term stability of c-Si surface passivation using corona charged SiO2 Ruy S. Bonilla, Christian Reichel, Martin Hermle, Phillip Hamer, Peter R. Wilshaw; Applied Surface Science (2017) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Inverted polymer solar cells with Zn2SnO4 nanoparticles as the electron extraction layer Xiao-Juan Huang, Xiang Yao, Wen-Zhan Xu, Kai Wang, Fei Huang, Xiong Gong and Yong Cao; Chinese Chemical Letters (2017)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Improved H2S Sensitivity of Cobalt Phthalocyanine Film Fabricated on Plasma Treated Flexible Polyethylene terephthalate SubstrateKumar, Arvind; Samanta, Soumen; Ramgir, Niranjan; Singh, Ajay; Debnath, Anil K.; Muthe, K. P.; Barshilia, Harish C. Sensor Letters (2017), 15:2, pp.104-110.Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Improved Efficiency of Blue Polymer Light-Emitting Diodes Using a Hole Transport MaterialJunfei Liang, Lei Ying, Wei Yang, Junbiao Peng and Yong Cao; Journal of Materials Chemistry C (2017)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Cubic Quantum Dot/Hexagonal Microsphere ZnIn2S4 Heterophase Junction for Exceptional Visible-light Driven Photocatalytic H2 EvolutionAmir Zada, Muhammad Humayun, Fazal Raziq, Xuliang Zhang, Yang Qu, Linlu Bai, Chuanli Qin, Liqiang Jing and Honggang Fu; Advanced Energy Materials (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
How to Avoid Artifacts in Surface Photovoltage Measurements: A Case Study with Halide PerovskitesIgal Levine, Gary Hodes, Henry J. Snaith and Pabitra K. Nayak; J. Phys. Chem. Lett., 2017, 8 (13), pp 2941–2943Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Ti3 Self-doped Black TiO2 Nanotubes with Mesoporous Nanosheet Architecture as Efficient Solar-Driven Hydrogen Evolution PhotocatalystsXiangcheng Zhang, Weiyao Hu, Kaifu Zhang, Jianan Wang, Bojing Sun, Haoze Li, Panzhe Qiao, Lei Wang and Wei Zhou; ACS sustainable chemistry & engineering (2017)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
High-Throughput Electrical Potential Depth-Profiling in AirKevin J. Rietwyk, David A. Keller, Koushik Majhi, Adam Ginsburg, Maayan Priel, Hannah-Noa Barad, Assaf Y. Anderson and Arie Zaban; Advanced Materials Interfaces (2017)Undertaken using: Ambient Pressure Photoemission Spectroscopy
Inverted OPVs with MoS2 hole transport layer deposited by spray coatingDiego Barrera, Ali Jawaid, Trey B. Daunis, Lanxia Cheng, Qingxiao Wang, Yun-Ju Lee, Moon J. Kim, Jiyoung Kim, Richard A. Vaia, Julia W.P. Hsu; Materials Today Energy (2017), 5, pp. 107–111Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Porous zinc oxide nanocrystalline film deposition by atmospheric pressure plasma: Fabrication and energy band estimationGunisha Jain, Manuel Macias-Montero, Tamilselvan Velusamy, Paul Maguire and Davide Mariotti; Plasma processes and polymers (2017), 1700052. Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
A hybrid organic–inorganic three-dimensional cathode interfacial material for organic solar cellsMenglan Lv, Jacek J. Jasieniak, Jin Zhu and Xiwen Chen; RSC Adv., (2017), 7, 28513-28519Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Work function measurements of copper nanoparticle intercalated polyaniline nanocomposite thin filmsU. V. Patil, Niranjan S. Ramgir, A. Bhogale, A. K. Debnath, K. P. Muthe, S. C. Gadkari, and D. C. Kothari; AIP Conference Proceedings (2017), 1832, 080092Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Adjustment of the Work Function of Pyridine and Pyrimidine Substituted Aromatic Self-Assembled Monolayers by Electron IrradiationEric Sauter, Can Yildirim, Andreas Terfort, and Michael Zharnikov; The Journal of Physical Chemistry CUndertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Enhancing efficiency and stability of perovskite solar cells via a high mobility p-type PbS buffer layerXiaolu Zheng, Hongwei Lei, Guang Yang, Weijun Ke, Zhiliang Chen, Cong Chen, Junjie Ma, Quanbing Guo, Fang Yao, Qi Zhang, Hongxing Xu, Guojia Fang; Nano Energy (2017), 38, pp. 1-11.Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Dipole formation at organic/metal interfaces with pre-deposited and post-deposited metalZhanhao Hu, Zhiming Zhong, Kai Zhang, Zhicheng Hu, Chen Song, Fei Huang, Junbiao Peng, Jian Wang and Yong Cao; NPG Asia Materials (2017) 9, e379Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Polyacetylene-based polyelectrolyte as a universal interfacial layer for efficient inverted polymer solar cellsSungho Nam, Jooyeok Seo, Myeonghun Song, Hwajeong Kim, Moonhor Ree, Yeong-Soon Gal, Donal D.C. Bradley, Youngkyoo Kim; Organic Electronics (2017)Undertaken using: Ambient Pressure Photoemission Spectroscopy
Tellurium-free thermoelectrics: Improved thermoelectric performance of n-type Bi2Se3 having multiscale hierarchical architectureAnil K. Bohra, Ranu Bhatt, Ajay Singh, Ranita Basu, Shovit Bhattacharya, K.N. Meshram, Sajid Ahmad, A.K. Debnath, A.K. Chauhan, Pramod Bhatt, Kunjal Shah, Ketan Bhotkar; Energy Conversion and Management (2017), 145, pp. 415-424Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Influence of selenous acid microadditive on electrochemical formation of CdS thin filmsJelena Maricheva, Sergei Bereznev, Natalia Maticiuc, Olga Volobujeva, Julia Kois; Electrochimica Acta (2017), 242, pp. 280-286.Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Systematic study of the correlation between surface chemistry, conductivity and electrocatalytic properties of graphene oxide nanosheetsGiulio Maccaferri, Chiara Zanardi, Zhen Yuan Xia, Alessandro Kovtun, Andrea Liscio, Fabio Terzi, Vincenzo Palermo and Renato Seeber; Carbon (2017)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Improving the performance of organic light-emitting devices by incorporating non-doped TCNQ as electron buffer layerJuan Zhang, Liwen Xin, Jian Gao, Yang Liu, Hongsong Rui, Xin Lin, Yulin Hua, Xiaoming Wu and Shougen Yin, Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics (2017), pp.1-7.Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Bimodal functioning of a mesoporous, light sensitive polymer/electrolyte interfaceG. Tullii, A. Desii, C. Bossio, S. Bellani, c, M. Colombo, N. Martino, 1, M.R. Antognazza, G. Lanzani, Organic Electronics (2017) Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
The origins of triboemission -- Correlating wear damage with electron emissionAlessandra Ciniero, Julian Le Rouzic, Iain Baikie and Tom Reddyhoff Wear (2017), 374-375, pp.113-119Undertaken using: Ultra-high Vacuum Kelvin Probe
Improving the Performance of PbS Quantum Dot Solar Cells by Optimizing ZnO Window LayerXiaokun Yang, Long Hu, Hui Deng, Keke Qiao, Chao Hu, Zhiyong Liu, Shengjie Yuan, Jahangeer Khan, Dengbing Li, Jiang Tang, Haisheng Song and Chun Cheng Nano-Micro Letters (2017), 9:24Undertaken using: Ultra-high Vacuum Kelvin Probe
Efficient and stable TiO2/Sb2S3 planar solar cells from absorber crystallization and Se-atmosphere annealingHui Deng, Shengjie Yuan, Xiaokun Yang, Fensha Cai, Chao Hu, Keke Qiao, Jian Zhang, Jiang Tang, Haisheng Song and Zhubing He Materials Today Energy (2017), 3, pp. 15-23Undertaken using: Ultra-high Vacuum Kelvin Probe
Sb2O3/Ag/Sb2O3 Multilayer Transparent Conducting Films For Ultraviolet Organic Light-emitting DiodeChunyan Song, Nan Zhang, Jie Lin, Xiaoyang Guo and Xingyuan Liu Scientific Reports (2017), 7, 41250Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Poly(9-vinylcarbazole) as a hole transport material for efficient and stable inverted planar heterojunction perovskite solar cellsLiyan Yang, Yu Yan, Feilong Cai, Jinghai Li and Tao Wang Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells (2017), 163, pp. 210-217Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
n-Type Doping Induced by Electron Transport Layer in Organic Photovoltaic DevicesJian Wang, Liang Xu, Bo Zhang, Yun-Ju Lee and Julia W. P. Hsu Advanced Electronic Materials (2017)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
InstrumentationFernando Galembeck, Thiago A. L. Burgo Chapter Chemical Electrostatics (2017), pp 203-205Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Few-layer MoS2 flakes as a hole-selective layer for solution-processed hybrid organic hydrogen-evolving photocathodesSebastiano Bellani, Leyla Najafi, Andrea Capasso, Antonio Esau Del Rio Castillo, Maria Rosa Antognazza and Francesco Bonaccorso Journal of Materials Chemistry A (2017)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Effect of UV-ozone process on the ZnO interlayer in the inverted organic solar cellsDou Li, Wenjing Qin, Shengchen Zhang, Dongyue Liu, Zhenyang Yu, Jing Mao, Linfeng Wu, Liying Yang and Shougen Yin Royal Society of Chemistry (2017), 7, pp. 6040-6045.Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
BCP as Additive for Solution-Processed PCBM Electron Transport Layer in Efficient Planar Heterojunction Perovskite Solar CellsYaling Wang, Sujuan Dong, Ya Miao, Dou Li, Wenjing Qin, Huanqi Cao, Liying Yang, Lan Li and Shougen Yin IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics (2017), PP:99, pp. 1-8.Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Ultra-small CuO nanoparticles with tailored energy-band diagram synthesized by a hybrid plasma-liquid processTamilselvan Velusamy, Anna Liguori, Manuel Macias-Montero, Dilli Babu Padmanaban, Darragh Carolan, Matteo Gherardi, Vittorio Colombo, Paul Maguire, Vladimir Svrcek and Davide Mariotti Plasma Processes and Polymers (2017)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
The influence of a Zr-based conversion treatment on interfacial bonding strength and stability of epoxy coated carbon steelM. Sababi, H. Terryn and J.M.C. Mol Progress in Organic Coatings (2017), 105, pp.29-36.Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Solution synthesis of few-layer 2H MX2 (M=Mo,W; X= S,Se)Diego Barrera Mendez, Qingxiao Wang, Yun-Ju Lee, Lanxia Cheng, Moon Kim, Jiyoung Kim and Julia W. P. Hsu Journal of Materials Chemistry C (2017)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Silicon-Quantum-Dot Light-Emitting Diodes With Interlayer-Enhanced Hole TransportWei Gu, Xiangkai Liu, Xiaodong Pi, Xingliang Dai, Shuangyi Zhao, Li Yao, Dongsheng Li, Yizheng Jin, Mingsheng Xu, Deren Yang and Guogang Qin IEEE Photonics Journal (2017), 9, 2.Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Passivation of all-angle black surfaces for silicon solar cellsTasmiat Rahman, Ruy S. Bonilla, Amirjan Nawabjan, Peter R. Wilshaw, Stuart A. Boden Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells (2017), 160, pp.444-453.Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Improved mechanical adhesion and electronic stability of organic solar cells with thermal ageing: the role of diffusion at the hole extraction interfaceWilliam Greenbank, Nicholas John Rolston, Elodie Destouesse, Guillaume Wantz, Lionel Hirsch, Reinhold H. Dauskardt and Sylvain Chambon Journal of Materials Chemistry A (2017)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Enhanced Cl2 sensitivity of cobalt-phthalocyanine film by utilizing a porous nanostructured surface fabricated on glassArvind Kumar, Soumen Samanta, S. Latha, A. K. Debnath, Ajay Singh, K. P. Muthe and Harish C. Barshilia Royal Society of Chemistry (2017), 7, pp.4135-4143.Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Electrostatically self-assembled chitosan derivatives working as efficient cathode interlayers for organic solar cellsKai Zhang, Rongguo Xu, Wenjiao Ge, Meng Qi, Guangzhao Zhang, Qing-Hua Xu, Fei Huanga, Yong Cao and Xiaohui Wang Nano Energy (2017)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Direct assembly of thioacid capped quantum dots in solid-state hybrid photovoltaics, effect of QDs size and thermal annealingManuel A. Triana, Oscar A. Jaramillo-Quintero, Rubén J. Camargo and Marina E. Rincón RSC Adv. (2017), 7, 13543-13551Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Combinatorial sputtering of Ga-doped (Zn,Mg)O for contact applications in solar cellsPravakar P. Rajbhandari, André Bikowski, John D. Perkins, Tara P. Dhakal, Andriy Zakutayev Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells (2017), 159, pp.219-226.Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
A simple template-free immersion process to fabricate ZnO nanowire films on nanocrystalline zinc substrate at room temperatureQingyang Li, Hao Lu, Juan Cui, Maozhong An, Dongyang Li Materials Letters (2017)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
A simple synthesis method to prepare a molybdenum oxide hole-transporting layer for efficient polymer solar cellsYanping Li, Huangzhong Yu, Xinxin Huang, Zuping Wu and Mingdong Chen ACS Advances (2017), 7, 7890-7900Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Anisotropic charge transport properties in boron sub phthalocyanine chrolride thin filmsSameer Kalia, Aman Mahajan, C. G. Ghansyam, A. K. Debnath, Vibha Saxsena, D. K. Aswal and R. K. Bedi Journal of Applied Physics (2017), 121, 095501Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
An investigation on the effect of H3PO4 and HCl-doped polyaniline nanoparticles on corrosion protection of carbon steel by means of scanning kelvin probeGhasem Ebrahimi, Jaber Neshati and Fereshteh Rezaei Progress in Organic Coatings (2017), 105, pp.1-8.Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Measurements of Natural and Synthetic Diamond Samples Using Kelvin Probe, Surface Photovoltage and Ambient Pressure Photoemission TechniquesSusanna Challinger, Iain Baikie and A. Glen Birdwell MRS Advances (2017)Undertaken using: Ambient Pressure Photoemission Spectroscopy
Effect of Annealing Treatment on the Properties of Stoichiometric Indium Zinc Tin Oxide (IZTO) Thin FilmsMaryane Putri, Ki Hwan Kim, Chang Young Koo, Jung-A Lee, Jeong-Joo Kim, Iain D. Baikie, Angela C. Grain and Hee Young Lee Journal of Nanoelectronics and Optoelectronics (2017), 12(6), pp. 611–616Undertaken using: Ambient Pressure Photoemission Spectroscopy
An Investigation of the Energy Levels within a Common Perovskite Solar Cell Device and a Comparison of DC/AC Surface Photovoltage Spectroscopy Kelvin Probe Measurements of Different MAPBI3 Perovskite Solar Cell Device StructuresSusanna E. Challinger, Iain D. Baikie, Jonathon R. Harwell, Graham A. Turnbull and Ifor D.W. Samuel MRS Advances (2017)Undertaken using: Ambient Pressure Photoemission Spectroscopy
The surface electronic structure of silicon terminated (100) diamondA K Schenk, A Tadich, M J Sear, D Qi, A T S Wee, A Stacey and C I Pakes, Nanotechnology 27 (2016) 275201. Undertaken using: Ultra-high Vacuum Kelvin Probe
Study on the origin of the open-circuit photovoltage enhancement in TiO2 nanotube-based dye sensitised solar cellsShan Pang, Zhenwei Zhao and Zuliang Du International Journal of Nanomanufacturing (2016), 12, 3-4Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Stable hybrid organic/inorganic photocathodes for hydrogen evolution with amorphous WO3 hole selective contactAlessandro Mezzetti, Francesco Fumagalli, Antonio Alfano, Daniele Iadicicco, Maria Rosa Antognazza and Fabio Di Fonzo Faraday discussions (2016)Undertaken using: Surface Photovoltage
A mathematical model for type II profile of concentration distribution in turbulent flowsSnehasis Kundu and Koeli Ghoshal Environmental Fluid Mechanics (2016) pp. 1 - 24.Undertaken using: Surface Photovoltage
Investigating the Role of 4-Tert Butylpyridine in Perovskite Solar CellsSeverin N. Habisreutinger, Nakita K. Noel, Henry J. Snaith and Robin J. Nicholas Advanced Energy Materials (2016)Undertaken using: Surface Photovoltage
Conductive molecularly doped gold filmsHadas Naor, Yiftach Divon, Lior Iagher, Lioz Etgar and David Avnir Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 4, (2016), 11548-11556Undertaken using: Surface Photovoltage
The surface electronic structure of silicon terminated (100) diamondA K Schenk, A Tadich, M J Sear, D Qi, A T S Wee, A Stacey and C I Pakes Nanotechnology 27 (2016) 275201.Undertaken using: Ultra-high Vacuum Kelvin Probe
The surface electronic structure of silicon terminated (100) diamondA K Schenk, A Tadich, M J Sear, D Qi, A T S Wee, A Stacey and C I Pakes Nanotechnology 27 (2016) 275201.Undertaken using: Ultra-high Vacuum Kelvin Probe
Mechanochemically synthesized CuO/m-BiVO4 composite with enhanced photoelectrochemical and photocatalytic propertiesL. Zhang, Q. Luo, X. Chen, M. S. Tse, O. K. Tan, K. H. H. Li, Y. Y. Tay, C. K. Lim, X. Guo and K. C. Leong RSC Advances 6 (2016) 65038-65046.Undertaken using: Ultra-high Vacuum Kelvin Probe
Heterogeneous Doping to Improve the Performance of Thin-Film Hematite Photoanodes for Solar Water SplittingAsaf Kay, Daniel A. Grave, David S. Ellis, Hen Dotan and Avner Rothschild ACS Energy Letters 1 (2016) pp 827-833.Undertaken using: Ultra-high Vacuum Kelvin Probe
Functionality in insulating oxide thin films: work function control and polar surfaceTomofumi Susaki Correlated Functional Oxides: Nanocomposites and Heterostructures (2016)Undertaken using: Ultra-high Vacuum Kelvin Probe
Adsorption and Decomposition of Ethene and Propene on Co(0001): The Surface Chemistry of Fischer-Tropsch Chain Growth IntermediatesC.J. (Kees-Jan) Weststrate, Ionel Mugurel Ciobîcă, Jan van de Loosdrecht, and J. W. (Hans) Niemantsverdriet The Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2016)Undertaken using: Ultra-high Vacuum Kelvin Probe
Triple Dipole Effect from Self-Assembled Small-Molecules for High Performance Organic PhotovoltaicsLiqiang Huang, Lie Chen, Pengru Huang, Feiyan Wu, Licheng Tan, Shuqin Xiao, Wei Zhong, Lixian Sun and Yiwang Chen Advanced Materials (2016)Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
Linear relation between surface roughness and work function of light alloysMingshan Xue, Sibo Peng, Fajun Wang, Junfei Ou, Changquan Li and Wen Li Journal of Alloys and Compounds (2016)Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
High Performance Polymer Solar Cells Realized by Regulating the Surface Properties of PEDOT:PSS Interlayer from Ionic LiquidsLiqiang Huang, Xiaofang Cheng, Lifu Zhang, Weihua Zhou, Shuqin Xiao, Licheng Tan, Lie Chen and Yiwang Chen ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces (2016)Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
Frustrated Lewis Pair-Mediated Recrystallization of CH3NH3PbI3 for Improved Optoelectronic Quality and High Voltage Planar Perovskite Solar CellsSagar Motilal Jain, Zhen Qui, Leif Häggman, Mohammad Mirmohades, Malin Birgitta Johansson, Tomas Edvinsson and Gerrit Boschloo Energy & Environmental Science (2016)Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
Engineering-Interfacial Charge Transfer in CsPbBr3 Perovskite Nanocrystals by Heterovalent DopingRaihana Begum, Manas R Parida, Ahmed L. Abdelhady, Banavoth Murali, Noktan Alyami, Ghada H. Ahmed, Mohamed Nejib Hedhili, Osman M. Bakr, and Omar F. Mohammed Journal of the American Chemical Society (2016)Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
Solution-Processed Gas Sensors Employing SnO2 Quantum Dot/MWCNT NanocompositesHuan Liu, Wenkai Zhang, Haoxiong Yu, Liang Gao, Zhilong Song, Songman Xu, Min Li, Yang Wang, Haisheng Song and Jiang Tang ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces (2015)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Unraveling the origin of enhanced field emission from irradiated FeCo-SiO2 nanocomposites: A combined experimental and first-principles based studyDebalaya Sarker, Saswata Bhattacharya, Raul D. Rodriguez, Evgeniya S. Sheremet, Debdulal Kabiraj, Devesh Kumar Avasthi, Dietrich R. T. Zahn, Heidemarie Schmidt, Pankaj Srivastava and Santanu Ghosh ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces (2016)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Transparent ambipolar organic thin film transistors based on multilayer transparent source-drain electrodesNan Zhang, Yongsheng Hu, Jie Lin, Yantao Li and Xingyuan Liu Applied Physics Letters (2016) 109, 063301Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
The In-Gap Electronic State Spectrum of Methylammonium Lead Iodide Single-Crystal PerovskitesValerio Adinolfi, Mingjian Yuan, Riccardo Comin, Emmanuel S. Thibau, Dong Shi, Makhsud I. Saidaminov, Pongsakorn Kanjanaboos, Damir Kopilovic, Sjoerd Hoogland, Zheng-Hong Lu, Osman M. Bakr and Edward H. Sargent Advanced Materials (2016)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Sensitive Room-Temperature H2S Gas Sensors Employing SnO2 Quantum Wire/Reduced Graphene Oxide NanocompositesZhilong Song, Zeru Wei, Baocun Wang, Zhen Luo, Songman Xu, Wenkai Zhang, Haoxiong Yu, Min Li, Zhao Huang, Jianfeng Zang, Fei Yi and Huan Liu Chemistry of Materials (2016)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Seed/Catalyst Free Growth and Self-Powered Photoresponse of Vertically Aligned ZnO Nanorods on Reduced Graphene Oxide NanosheetsHui Yang, Jinliang Li, Dechao Yu and Lan Li Crystal Growth and Design (2016)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Reduction and oxidation of poly(3,4 ethylenedioxythiophene):poly(styrenesulfonate) induced by methylamine (CH3NH2)-containing atmosphere for perovskite solar cellsTiefeng Liu, Fangyuan jiang, Jinhui tong, Fei Qin, Wei Meng, Youyu Jiang, Zaifang Li and Yinhua Zhou Journal of Materials Chemistry A (2016)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Light-Soaking-Free Inverted Polymer Solar Cells with an Efficiency of 10.5% by Compositional and Surface Modifications to a Low-Temperature-Processed TiO2 Electron-Transport LayerYu Yan, Feilong Cai, Liyan Yang, Jinghai Li, Yiwei Zhang, Fei Qin, Chuanxi Xiong, Yinhua Zhou, David G. Lidzey and Tao Wang Advanced Materials (2016)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
High-Performance Electron Injection Layers with a Wide Processing Window from an Amidoamine-Functionalized PolyfluoreneSebastian Stolz, Martin Petzoldt, Sebastian Dück, Michael Sendner, Uwe H. F. Bunz, Uli Lemmer, Manuel Hamburger and Gerardo Hernandez-Sosa ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces (2016)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Graphene Oxide Shells on Plasmonic Nanostructures Lead to High-Performance Photovoltaics: A Model Study Based on Dye-Sensitized Solar CellsYoon Hee Jang, Adila Rani, Li Na Quan, Valerio Adinolfi, Pongsakorn Kanjanaboos, Olivier Ouellette, Taehwang Son, Yu Jin Jang, Kyungwha Chung, Hannah Kwon, Donghyun Kim, Dong Ha Kim and Edward H. Sargent ACS Energy Letters (2016)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Fabrication of SnO2-TiO2 core-shell nanopillar-array films for enhanced photocatalytic activityHsyi-En Cheng, Chun-Yuan Lin and Ching-Ming Hsu Applied Surface Science (2016)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Enhanced Conversion Efficiency of III–V Triple-junction Solar Cells with Graphene Quantum DotsTzu-Neng Lin, Svette Reina Merden S. Santiago, Jie-An Zheng, Yu-Chiang Chao, Chi-Tsu Yuan, Ji-Lin Shen, Chih-Hung Wu, Cheng- An J. Lin, Wei-Ren Liu, Ming-Chiang Cheng & Wu-Ching Chou Scientifc Reports (6), 2016, 39163Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Electrode material dependent p- or n-like thermoelectric behavior of single electrochemically synthesized poly(2,2′–bithiophene) layer—application to thin film thermoelectric generatorJonas Kublitski, Ana C. B. Tavares, José P. M. Serbena, Yuchun Liu, Bin Hu and Ivo A. Hümmelgen Journal of Solid State Electrochemistry (2016), pp. 1 -6Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Effect of vacuum annealing on the photoconductivity of CuO thin films grown using sequential ionic layer adsorption reactionR. Jayakrishnan, Agee Susan Kurian, Varun G. Nair, Minu Rachel Joseph Materials Chemistry and Physics (2016)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Ambipolar charge distribution in donor-acceptor polymer field-effect transistorsXin-Yu Chin, Giuseppina Pace, Cesare Soci and Mario Caironi Journal of Materials Chemistry C (2016)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Spatial determination of diffusible hydrogen concentrations proximate to pits in a Fe–Cr–Ni–Mo steel using the Scanning Kelvin ProbeR.F. Schaller and J.R. Scully Electrochemistry Communications 63 (2016), 5-9Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
One-step synthesis of crystalline Mn2O3 thin film by ultrasonic spray pyrolysisAdam Ginsburg, David A. Keller, Hannah-Noa Barad, Kevin Rietwyk, Yaniv Bouhadana, Assaf Anderson, Arie Zaban Thin Solid Films (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Electron-Hybridization Induced Enhancement of Photo Activity in Indium-Doped Co3O4Koushik Majhi, Vijay Singh, Kevin James Rietwyk, David A. Keller, Hannah Noa Barad, Adam Ginsburg, Zhi Yan, Assaf Y. Anderson, Arie Zaban and Dan Thomas Major Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
VOx Effectively Doping CVD-Graphene for Transparent Conductive FilmsQinghua Ji, Liangjing Shi, Qinghong Zhang, Weiqi Wang, Huifeng Zheng, Yuzhi Zhang, Yangqiao Liu Applied Surface Science (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Tuning the ITO Work Function by Capacitively coupled Plasma and Its Application in Inverted Organic Solar CellsMing Fang, Chunmei Zhang and Qiang Chen Applied Surface Science (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
The role of minor yttrium in tailoring the failure resistance of surface oxide film formed on Mg alloysMeisam Nouri, Ziran Liu, Dongyang Li, Xiaoguo Yan, Nabila Tahreen and Daolun Chen Thin Solid Films (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Solution-processed VOX prepared from a novel synthetic method as the hole extraction layer for polymer solar cellsXiong Gong, wenzhan xu, Yongtao Liu, Xiaojuan Huang, Lili Jiang, Qingduan Li, Xiaowen Hu, Fei Huang and Yong Cao Journal of Materials Chemistry C (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Solution processed SnO2:Sb transparent conductive oxide as alternative to Indium Tin Oxide for applications in Organic Light Emitting DiodesMazran Esro, Stamatis Georgakopoulos, Haizhou Lu, George Vourlias, Anthony Krier, Bill Milne, W P Gillin and George Adamopoulos Journal of Materials Chemistry C (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Sequential two-step hydrothermal growth of MoS2/CdS core-shell heterojunctions for efficient visible light-driven photocatalytic H2 evolutionAiping Wu, Chungui Tian, Yanqing Jiao, Qing Yan, Guoyu Yang, Honggang Fu Applied Catalysis B: Environmental (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Room-temperature solution-processed and metal oxide-free nano-composite for the flexible transparent bottom electrode of perovskite solar cellsHaifei Lu, Jingsong Sun, Hong Zhang, Shunmian Lu and Wallace C.H. Choy Nanoscale (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Roll to Roll Compatible Fabrication of Inverted Organic Solar Cells with a Self-Organized Charge Selective Cathode Interfacial LayerHong Zhang, Wan-Yi Tan, Stefanie Fladischer, Lili Ke, Tayebeh Ameri, Ning Li, Mathieu Turbiez, Erdmann Spiecker, Xuhui Zhu, YONG CAO and Christoph J. Brabec Journal of Materials Chemistry A (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
PTFE/MoO3 Anode bi-layer Buffer Layers for Improved Performance in PCDTBT:PC71BM Blend Organic Solar CellsPanpan Zhang, Xu Xu, Yang Dang, Shuai Huang, Xin Chen, Bonan Kang and S. Ravi P Silva; ACS Sustainable Chemistry & Engineering (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Narrow Band Gap Lead Sulfide Hole Transport Layers for Quantum Dot PhotovoltaicsNanlin Zhang, Darren Chi Jin Neo, Yujiro Tazawa, Xiuting Li, Hazel Elaine Assender, Richard G Compton and Andrew A.R. Watt; ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Methanol treatment on low-conductive PEDOT:PSS to enhance the PLED's performanceChen Song, Zhiming Zhong, Zhanhao Hu, Juanhong Wang, Lei Wang, Lei Ying, Jian Wang and Yong Cao; Organic Electronics 28 (2016) 252 – 256Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Low-Temperature Solution-Processed Electron Transport Layers for Inverted Polymer Solar CellsJiaqi Zhang, Jorge C. D. Faria, Maurizio Morbidoni, Yoann Porte, Claire H. Burgess, Khallil Harrabi and Martyn A. McLachlan Advanced Electronic Materials (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Large-Scale Synthesis of Stable Mesoporous Black TiO2 Nanosheets for Efficient Solar-Driven Photocatalytic Hydrogen Evolution via Earth-Abundant Low-Cost BiotemplateKaifu Zhang, Wei Zhou, Xiangcheng Zhang, Yang Qu, Lei Wang, Weiyao Hu, Kai Pan, Mingxia Li, Ying Xie, Baojiang Jiang and Guohui Tian RSC Advances (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Investigation on corrosion protection mechanism of polyaniline nanoparticles doped with phosphoric acid by scanning Kelvin probe and other electrochemical methodsGhasem Ebrahimi, Fereshteh Rezaei, Jaber Neshati Journal of the Taiwan Institute of Chemical Engineers (2016).Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Investigation of the stability and biocompatibility of commonly used electrode materials in organic neuro-optoelectronicsA. Falco, B. Matarese, P. Feyen, F. Benfenati, P. Lugli and J. C. de Mello IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology, PP:99 (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Investigation of microstructure and corrosion behavior of burnished aluminum alloy by TEM, EWF, XPS and EIS techniquesLv Jinlong, Luo Hongyun, Liang tongxiang Materials Research Bulletin (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
In situ formation of ZnO/ZnSe nanonail array as photoelectrode for enhanced photoelectrochemical water oxidation performanceLiyang Wang, Guohui Tian, Yajie Chen, Yuting Xiao and Honggang Fu Nanoscale (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Incorporating TiO2 nanotubes with a peptide of D-amino K122-4 (D) for enhanced mechanical and photocatalytic propertiesL. Q. Guo, Y. W. Hu, B. Yu, E. Davis, R. Irvin, X. G. Yan and D. Y. Li Scientific Reports 6, Article number: 22247 (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Improving the work function of the niobium surface of SRF cavities by plasma processingP.V. Tyagi, M. Doleans, B. Hannah, R. Afanador, C. McMahan, S. Stewart, J. Mammosser, M. Howell, J. Saunders, B. Degraff and S.-H. Kim Applied Surface Science (2016), 369, pp. 29-35Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Highly selective detection of trace hydrogen against CO and CH4 by Ag/Ag2O–SnO2 composite microstructuresHui-Hui Li, Yi He, Pan-Pan Jin, Yang Cao, Mei-Hong Fan, Xiaoxin Zou and Guo-Dong Li Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
High Color-Purity Green, Orange, and Red Light-Emitting Didoes Based on Chemically Functionalized Graphene Quantum DotsWoosung Kwon, Young-Hoon Kim, Ji-Hee Kim, Taehyung Lee, Sungan Do, Yoonsang Park, Mun Seok Jeong, Tae-Woo Lee and Shi-Woo Rhee Scientific Reports 6, Article number: 24205 (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Hierarchical MoS2@MoP core-shell heterojunctions electrocatalysts for efficient hydrogen evolution reaction over a broad pH rangeAiping Wu, Chungui Tian, Haijing Yan, Yanqing Jiao, Qing Yan, Yang Guo-Yu and Honggang Fu Nanoscale (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Hexagonal FeS nanosheets with high-energy (001) facets: Counter electrode materials superior to platinum for dye-sensitized solar cellsXiuwen Wang, Ying Xie, Buhe Bateer, Kai Pan , Yangtao Zhou, Yi Zhang, Guofeng Wang, Wei Zhou and Honggang Fu Nano Research (2016) pp.1-13Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Fabrication of Metallic Charge Transfer Channel between Pho-toanode Ti/Fe2O3 and Cocatalyst CoOx: An Effective Strategy of Promoting Photoelectrochemical Water OxidationShuo Li, Qidong Zhao, Dedong Meng, Dejun Wang and Tengfeng Xie Journal of Materials Chemistry A (2016).Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Fabricating Low-Cost Ionic-Organic Electronic Ratchets with Graphite Pencil and Adhesive TapeViktor V. Brus, Samuel D. Collins, Oleksandr V. Mikhnenko, Ming Wang, Guillermo C. Bazan and Thuc-Quyen Nguyen Advanced Electronics Materials (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Explore the electron work function as a promising indicative parameter for supplementary clues towards tailoring of wear-resistant materialsJian Wang, Hao Lu, Bin Yu, Rongfeng Wang, Guomin Hua, Xianguo Yan, Leo Parent, Harry Tian, Reinaldo Chung, Dongyang Li Materials Science and Engineering: A (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Exceptional Visible-Light-Driven Cocatalyst-Free Photocatalytic Activity of g-C3N4 by Well Designed Nanocomposites with Plasmonic Au and SnO2Amir Zada, Muhammad Humayun, Fazal Raziq, Xuliang Zhang, Yang Qu, Linlu Bai, Chuanli Qin, Liqiang Jing and Honggang Fu Advanced Energy Materials (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Effects of Thermal Pressing on ZnO Nanoparticle Layers Deposited by Drop CastingToshiyuki Yoshida, Kazato Shinohara, Daiki Itohara and Yasuhisa Fujita e-Journal of Surface Science and Nanotechnology 14 pp. 175-178 (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Effects of nitrogen plasma treatment on the electrical property and band structure of few-layer MoS2Ting-Hong Su and Yow-Jon Lin Appl. Phys. Lett. 108, 033103 (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Effects of humidity during formation of zinc oxide electron contact layers from a diethylzinc precursor solutionScott A. Mauger, K. Xerxes Steirer, Jonas Boé, David P. Ostrowski, Dana C. Olson and Scott R. Hammond Organic Electronics (2016) 31, 63-70Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Doping of Large Ionization Potential Indenopyrazine Polymers via Lewis Acid complexation with tris(pentafluorophenyl)borane: A Simple Method for Improving the Performance of Organic Thin-Film TransistorsYang Han, George Barnes, Yen-Hung Lin, Jaime Martín, Mohammed Al-Hashimi, Siham Y AlQaradawi, Thomas D. Anthopoulos and Martin Heeney Chemistry of Materials (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Determination of contact potential difference by the Kelvin probe (PART II) 2. Measurement system by involving the composite bucking voltageO. Vilitis, M. Rutkis, J. Busenbergs and D. Merkulovs Latvian Journal of Physics and Technical Sciences (2016), 6, pp. 57-66.Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Crosslinkable Amino-Functionalized Conjugated Polymer as Cathode Interlayer for Efficient Inverted Polymer Solar CellsJing Wang, Kai Lin, Kai Zhang, Xiao-Fang Jiang, Khalid Mahmood, Lei Ying, Fei Huang and Yong Cao Advanced Energy Materials (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Correlation Studies of Work Function and Optical NonlinearityAvesh Kumar 13th International Conference on Fiber Optics and Photonics (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Controlled surface oxidation of multi-layered graphene anode to increase hole injection efficiency in organic electronic devicesTae-Hee Han, Sung-Joo Kwon, Hong-Kyu Seo and Tae-Woo Lee, 2D Materials (2016), 3:1Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Black N/H-TiO2 Nanoplates with a Flower-Like Hierarchical Architecture for Photocatalytic Hydrogen EvolutionKaifu Zhang, Prof. Wei Zhou, Lina Chi, Xiangcheng Zhang, Weiyao Hu, Baojiang Jiang, Kai Pan, Guohui Tian and Prof. Zheng Jiang ChemSusChem (2016)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Synthesis and characterization of low work function alkali oxide thin films for unconventional thermionic energy convertersV. Giorgis, F. Morini, T. Zhu, J.-F. Robillard, X. Wallart, J.-L. Codron and E. Dubois, Journal of Applied Physics (2016), 120, 205108Undertaken using: Ambient Pressure Photoemission Spectroscopy
Small Molecule/Polymer Blend Organic Transistors with Hole Mobility Exceeding 13 cm V−1 s−1Alexandra F. Paterson, Neil D. Treat, Weimin Zhang, Zhuping Fei, Gwenhivir Wyatt-Moon, Hendrik Faber, George Vourlias, Panos A. Patsalas, Olga Solomeshch, Nir Tessler, Martin Heeney and Thomas D. Anthopoulos; Advanced Materials (2016)Undertaken using: Ambient Pressure Photoemission Spectroscopy
Probing the energy levels of perovskite solar cells via Kelvin probe and UV ambient pressure photoemission spectroscopyJ. R. Harwell, T. K. Baikie, I. D. Baikie, J. L. Payne, C. Ni, J. T. S. Irvine, G. A. Turnbull and I. D. W. Samuel; Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics (2016)Undertaken using: Ambient Pressure Photoemission Spectroscopy
Flexible light-emitting electrochemical cells with single-walled carbon nanotube anodesLaura Martínez-Sarti, Antonio Pertegás, María Monrabal-Capilla, Evgenia Gilshteyn, Ilkka Varjos, Esko I. Kauppinen, Albert G. Nasibulin, Michele Sessolo and Henk J. Bolink Organic Electronics (2016) 30, 36-39Undertaken using: Ambient Pressure Photoemission Spectroscopy
Effects of Hole-Transport Layer Homogeneity in Organic Solar Cells – A Multi-Length Scale StudyHuei-Ting Chien, Markus Pölzl, Georg Koller, Susanna Challinger, Callum Fairbairn, Iain Baikie, Markus Kratzer, Christian Teichert and Bettina Friedel; Surfaces and Interfaces (2016)Undertaken using: Ambient Pressure Photoemission Spectroscopy
Impact of Antisolvent Treatment on Carrier Density in Efficient Hole-Conductor-Free Perovskite-Based Solar CellsBat-El Cohen, Sigalit Aharon, Alex Dymshits and Lioz Etgar The Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2015)Undertaken using: Surface Photovoltage
Hierarchically nanostructured CeO2 films with superhydrophilicity and corrosion resistance by coupling of surface topography and oxygen vacanciesMingshan Xue, Na Peng, Junfei Ou, Fajun Wang, Xibao Li and Wen Li Materials Chemistry and Physics (2015)Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
Elementary steps in Fischer–Tropsch synthesis: CO bond scission, CO oxidation and surface carbiding on Co(0001)C.J. Weststrate, P. van Helden, J. van de Loosdrecht and J.W. Niemantsverdriet Surface science (2015)Undertaken using: Ultra-high Vacuum Kelvin Probe
A new Stark decelerator based surface scattering instrument for studying energy transfer at the gas-surface interfaceDaniel P. Engelhart, Fabian Grätz, Roman J. V. Wagner, Henrik Haak, Gerard Meijer, Alec M. Wodtke and Tim Schäfer; Review of Scientific Instruments 86:4 (2015) 043306Undertaken using: Ultra-high Vacuum Kelvin Probe
Investigation of the interaction between perovskite films with moisture via the in situ electrical resistance measurementLong Hu, Gang Shao, Tao Jiang, Dengbing Li, Xinlin Lv, Hongya Wang, Xinsheng Liu, Haisheng Song, Jiang Tang and Huan Liu; ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces (2015)Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
Hierarchically nanostructured CeO2 films with superhydrophilicity and corrosion resistance by coupling of surface topography and oxygen vacanciesMingshan Xue, Na Peng, Junfei Ou, Fajun Wang, Xibao Li and Wen Li; Materials Chemistry and Physics (2015)Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
Enhanced superhydrophilicity and thermal stability of ITO surface with patterned ceria coatingsMingshan Xue, Na Peng, Changquan Li, Junfei Ou, Fajun Wang and Wen Li Applied Surface Science (2015)Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
Two-steps strategy to clarify the roles of solution processed PFN interfacial layer in high efficient polymer solar cellsQianqian Sun, Fujun Zhang, Jian Wang, Qiaoshi An, Chen Zhao, LingLiang Li, Feng Teng and Bin Hu Journal of Materials Chemistry A (2015)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
The structural, optical and photoelectrical properties of Cu2O films electrodeposited in different pHChang Wang, Jian Ping Xu, Shaobo Shi, Yuzhu Zhang, Zeming Liu, Xuguang Zhang, Shougen Yin and Lan Li RSC Advances (2015)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
The relationship between the electron work function and friction behavior of passive alloys under different conditionsShiyi Liu, Hao Lu and D.Y. Li Applied Surface Science (2015)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Tailoring the Electronic Properties of Colloidal Quantum Dots in Metal–Semiconductor Nanocomposites for High Performance PhotodetectorsF. Pelayo García de Arquer, Tania Lasanta, María Bernechea and Gerasimos Konstantatos Small (2015)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Spray deposition of Polyethylenimine thin films for the fabrication of fully-sprayed organic photodiodesA. Falco, A.M. Zaidi, P. Lugli and A. Abdellah Organic Electronics 23 (2015) 186-192Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Spectral weight shift in the valence band density of states and concurrent increase in field emission by hydrogenation of FeCo–SiO2 nanocompositesDebalaya Sarker, S. Ghosh and P. Srivastava RSC Advances 78:5 (2015) 63377-63381Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Self-assembled Poly(4-vinylpyridine) As an Interfacial Layer for Polymer Solar CellsNadhila Sylvianti, Thu Trang Do, Mutia Anissa Marsya, Juyun Park, Yong-Cheol Kang and Joo Hyun Kim Korean Chemical Society (2015)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
PEDOT:PSS as back contact for CdTe solar cells and the effect of PEDOT:PSS conductivity on device performanceWeining Wang, Naba Raj Paudel, Yanfa Yan, Fernanda Duarte and Michael Mount; Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics (2015) 1-5Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Particle irradiation and electron work function: Fe single crystal bombarded with Ar ionsÁkos Horváth, Norbert Nagy and Robert Schiller; Radiation Physics and Chemistry (2015)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Optical properties and conductivity of PEDOT:PSS films treated by polyethylenimine solution for organic solar cellsZaifang Li, Fei Qin, Tiefeng Liu, Ru Ge, Wei Meng, Jinhui Tong, Sixing Xiong and Yinhua Zhou; Organic electronics (2015)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Optical parameters and work function of Zn-In-Sn-O filmsSeunghun Lee, Hyomin Park, Young Do Kim, Sung Ju Tark, Yoonmook Kang, Won Mok Kim, Hae-Seok Lee and Donghwan Kim; Current Applied Physics 15:3 (2015) 238-241Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Negative resistance in Cu2O/In2S3 heterostructureR. Jayakrishnan; Materials Chemistry and Physics (2015)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Interfacial Modification for improving Inverted Organic Solar Cells by Poly (N-vinylpyrrolidone)Xuan Yu, Xiaoming Yu, Jianjun Zhang, Dekun Zhang, Hongkun Cai and Ying Zhao; RSC Advances (2015)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Improvement in polymer solar cell performance and eliminating light soaking effect via UV-light treatment on conjugated polyelectrolyte interlayerXianqiang Li, Jie Liu, Xiaohong Tang, Shifeng Guo, Jun Li, Hong Wang, Bin Liu, Wei Lin Leong; Organic Electronics (2015)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Extremely thin and robust interconnecting layer providing 76% Fill Factor in a tandem polymer solar cell architectureAlberto Martínez-Otero, Quan Liu, Paola Mantilla-Perez, Miguel Montes and Jordi Martorell; Journal of Materials Chemistry A (2015)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Enhancement of light emission in GaAs epilayers with graphene quantum dotsT. N. Lin, K. H. Chih, M. C. Cheng, C. T. Yuan, C. L. Hsu, J. L. Shen, J. L. Hou, C. H. Wu, W. C. Choud and T. Y. Lin; RSC Advances Issue 75 (2015)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Electrical release of dopamine and levodopa mediated by amphiphilic β-cyclodextrins immobilized on polycrystalline goldGiulia Foschi, Francesca Leonardi, Angela Scala, Fabio Biscarini, Alessandro Kovtun, Andrea Liscio, Antonino Mazzaglia and Stefano Casalini; Nanoscale (2015)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Efficient inverted polymer solar cells based on surface modified FTO transparent electrodesXiaoming Yua, Xuan Yua, Jianjun Zhang, Dekun Zhang, Jian Ni, Hongkun Cai, Dexian Zhang, Ying Zhao; Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 136 (2015) pp142-147Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Effect of side chain arrangement of conjugated polyelectrolytes buffer layer on the photovoltaic propertiesMi Young Jo, Ye Eun Ha, Yong Sun Won, Seong Il Yoo, Joo Hyun Kim; Organic Electronics (2015)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Effect of Polyelectrolyte Electron Collection Layer Counteranion on the Properties of Polymer Solar CellsThu Trang Do, Hee Seob Hong, Ye Eun Ha, Juyun Park, Yong-Cheol Kang and Joo Hyun Kim; ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces (2015)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Effect of Fe modification on H2S sensing properties of rheotaxially grown and thermally oxidized SnO2 thin filmsNiranjan S. Ramgir, N. Datta, Suresh Kumar, S. Kailasaganapathi, U.V. Patil, N. Karmakar, M. Kaur, A.K. Debnath, D.C. Kothari, D.K. Aswal, S.K. Gupta; Materials Chemistry and Physics (2015)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Doped Interlayers for Improved Selectivity in Bulk Heterojunction Organic Photovoltaic DevicesScott A. Mauger, Melodie P. Glasser, Bertrand J. Tremolet de Villers, Vincent V. Duong, Alexander L. Ayzner and Dana C. Olson Advanced Materials Interfaces (2015)Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Cathode modification of polymer solar cells by electrostatically self-assembled zwitterionic non-conjugated polyelectrolyteSuebin Lee, Seonghun Park, Nadhila Sylvianti, Ha Kyong Choi and Joo Hyun Kim; Synthetic metals 209 (2015) pp441-446Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
An improved performance of copper phthalocyanine OFETs with channel and source/drain contact modificationsDang Huanqin, Wu Xiaoming, Sun Xiaowei, Zou Runqiu, Zhang Ruochuan and Yin Shougen Journal of Semiconductors (2015), 36:10, 104003Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
ZnO-dotted porous ZnS cluster microspheres for high efficient, Pt-free photocatalytic hydrogen evolutionAiping Wu, Liqiang Jing, Jianqiang Wang, Yang Qu, Ying Xie, Baojiang Jiang, Chungui Tian and Honggang Fu Scientific reports (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Varying Surface Chemistries for p-Doped and n-Doped Silicon Nanocrystals and Impact on Photovoltaic DevicesTamilselvan Velusamy, Somak Mitra, Manuel Macias-Montero, Vladimir Svrcek and Davide Mariotti; ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Understanding Open-Circuit Voltage Loss through the Density of States in Organic Bulk Heterojunction Solar CellsSamuel D. Collins, Christopher M. Proctor, Niva A. Ran and Thuc-Quyen Nguyen Advanced Energy Materials (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
The Thin Carbon Layer Coated Ti3 -TiO2 Nanocrystalline for Visible-Light Drived PhotocatalysisBaojiang Jiang, Yunqi tang, Yang Qu, Jian-Qiang Wang, Ying Xie, Chungui Tian, Wei Zhou and Honggang Fu Nanoscale (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Stable mesoporous ZnFe2O4 as an efficient electrocatalyst for hydrogen evolution reactionMingyue Sun, Yajie Chen, Guohui Tian, Aiping Wu, Haijing Yan and Honggang Fu Electrochimica Acta (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Relationship between Dissolved Oxygen and Corrosion Characterization of X80 Steel in Acidic Soil Simulated SolutionShuaixing Wang, Daoxin Liu, Nan Du, Qing Zhao, Shuyun Liu and Jinhua Xiao The International Journal of Electrochemical Science 10 (2015) 4393 – 4404Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Plasma treatment of ITO cathode to fabricate free electron selective layer in inverted polymer solar cellsChunmei Zhang, Lei Qi, Qiang Chen, Longfeng Lv, Yu Ning, Yufeng Hu, Yanbing Hou and Feng Teng Journal of Materials Chemistry C (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Photoelectrochemical Hydrogen Generation Using C-dot/ZnO Hierarchical Nanostructure as an Efficient PhotoanodeHeejin Kim, Woosung Kwon, Mingi Choi, Shi-Woo Rhee and Kijung Yong Journal of the Electrochemical Society (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Optical and electrical properties of ITO thin films sputtered on flexible FEP substrate as passive thermal control system for space applicationsK.P. Sibin, Niharika Swain, Prasanta Chowdhury, Arjun Dey, N. Sridhara, H.D. Shashikala, Anand Kumar Sharma and Harish C. Barshilia Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
One-Step Coating Inverted Polymer Solar Cells Using a Conjugated Polymer as Electron Extraction AdditiveZuosheng Peng, Yangdong Zhang, Yuxin Xia, Kang Xiong, Chaosheng Cai, Lianpeng Xia, Zhanhao Hu, Kai Zhang, Fei Huang and Lintao Hou Journal of Materials Chemistry A (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
MoOx and V2Ox as hole and electron transport layers through functionalized intercalation in normal and inverted organic optoelectronic devicesXinchen Li, Fengxian Xie, Shaoqing Zhang, Jianhui Hou and Wallace CH Choy Light: Science and applications 4 (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Metal Ni-loaded g-C3N4 for enhanced photocatalytic H2 evolution activity: the change of surface band bendingLingling Bi, Dandan Xu, Lijing Zhang, Yanhong Lin, Dejun Wang and Tengfeng Xie Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Locally Welded Silver Nano-Network Transparent Electrodes with High Operational Stability by a Simple Alcohol-Based Chemical ApproachHaifei Lu, Di Zhang, Jiaqi Cheng, Jian Liu, Jian Mao and Wallace C. H. Choy Advanced Functional Materials (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Interfacial valence electron localization and the corrosion resistance of Al-SiC nanocompositeSareh Mosleh-Shirazi, Guomin Hua, Farshad Akhlaghi, Xianguo Yan & Dongyang Li Scientific Reports 5, Article number: 18154 (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Interface modification and trap-type transformation in Al-doped CdO/Si-nanowire arrays/p-type Si devices by nanowire surface passivationYow-Jon Lina, Wei-Min Cho, Hsing-Cheng Chang and Ya-Hui Chen Current Applied Physics (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Interface characteristics for graphene contact to n-type and p-type GaN observed by X-ray photoelectron spectroscopyChia-Lung Tsai, Yow-Jon Lin and Jian-Huang Lin Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Electronics (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Impurities and Electronic Property Variations of Natural MoS2 Crystal SurfacesRafik Addou, Stephen McDonnell, Diego Barrera, Zaibing Guo, Angelica Azcatl, Jian Wang, Hui Zhu, Christopher L. Hinkle, Manuel Quevedo-Lopez, Husam N. Alshareef, Luigi Colombo, Julia W. P. Hsu and Robert M. Wallace ACS Nano (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Hydrophilic Conjugated Polymers with Large Bandgaps and Deep-Lying HOMO Levels as an Efficient Cathode Interlayer in Inverted Polymer Solar CellsYuanyuan Kan, Yongxiang Zhu, Zhulin Liu, Lianjie Zhang, Junwu Chen and Yong Cao Macromolecular Rapid Communications (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Hybrid Light-Emitting Transistors Based on Low-Temperature Solution-Processed Metal Oxides and a Charge-Injecting InterlayerMujeeb Ullah, Yen-Hung Lin, Khalid Muhieddine, Shih-Chun Lo, Thomas D. Anthopoulos and Ebinazar B. Namdas Advanced Optical Materials (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Highly improved efficiency of deep-blue fluorescent polymer light-emitting device based on a novel hole interface modifier with 1,3,5-triazine coreLianpeng Xia, Yuyuan Xue, Kang Xiong, Chaosheng Cai, Zuosheng Peng, Ying Wu, Yuan Li, Jingsheng Miao, Dongcheng Chen, Zhanhao Hu, Jianbin Wang, Xiaobin Peng, Yueqi Mo and Lintao Hou ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Highly crystalline, small size, monodisperse α-NiS nanocrystal ink as an efficient counter electrode for dye-sensitized solar cellsXiuwen Wang, Bateer Buhe, Ying Xie, Kai Pan, Yongping Liao, Chun-Mei Lv, mingxia li, Siyu Sui and honggang Fu Journal of Materials Chemistry A (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
General method to synthesize ultrasmall metal oxide nanoparticle suspensions for hole contact layers in organic photovoltaic devicesYun-Ju Lee, Jian Wang, Julia W. P. Hsu and Diego Barrera; MRS Communications (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Fe3W3C/WC/Graphitic Carbon Ternary Nanojunction Hybrids for Dye-Sensitized Solar CellsYongping Liao, Ying Xie, Kai Pan, Guofeng Wang, Qingjiang Pan, Wei Zhou, Lei Wang, Baojiang Jiang and Honggang Fu ChemSusChem (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Exploring and controlling intrinsic defect formation in SnO2 thin filmsYoann Porte, Robert Maller, Hendrik Faber, Husam N. AlShareef, Thomas D. Anthopoulos and Martyn A. McLachlan Journal of Materials Chemistry C (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Elucidating the Role of Conjugated Polyelectrolyte Interlayers for High-Efficiency Organic PhotovoltaicsKyung-Geun Lim, Sung Min Park, Prof. Han Young Woo and Prof. Tae-Woo Lee ChemSusChem (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Electronic structure modification and Fermi level shifting in Niobium doped anatase Titanium dioxide thin films: A comparative study of NEXAFS, Work function and stiffening of phononsSubodh Kumar Gautam, Arkaprava Das, Sunil Ojha, Dinesh Kumar Shukla, Deodatta Phase and Fouran Singh Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Electron density profile at the interfaces of bulk heterojunction solar cells and its implication on the S-kink characteristicsAbhay Gusain, Surendra Singh, A.K. Chauhan, Vibha Saxena, P. Jhaa, P.Veerender, Ajay Singh, P.V. Varde, Saibal Basu, D.K. Aswal and S.K. Gupta Chemical Physics Letters (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Efficient organic solar cells using copper(I) iodide (CuI) hole transport layersYing Peng, Nir Yaacobi-Gross, Ajay K. Perumal, Hendrik A. Faber, George Vourlias, Panos A. Patsalas, Donal D. C. Bradley, Zhiqun He and Thomas D. Anthopoulos Appl. Phys. Lett. 106, 243302 (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Efficient Hole Transport Layers with Widely Tunable Work Function for Deep HOMO Level Organic Solar CellsJiaqi Cheng, Fengxian Xie, Yongsheng Liu, Wei E.I. Sha, Xinchen Li, Yang Yang and Wallace C.H. Choy Journal of Materials Chemistry A (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Dual Ternary System for Highly Efficient ITO-free Inverted Polymer Solar CellsZuosheng Peng, Yuxin Xia, Feng Gao, Kang Xiong, Zhanhao Hu, David James, Junwu Chen, Ergang Wang and Lintao Hou Journal of Materials Chemistry A (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Direct Evidence on the Efficient Hole-Collecting Process of CoOx Cocatalyst for Photocatalytic Reaction: A Surface Photovoltage StudyShuo Li, Libo Hou, Lijing Zhang, Liping Chen, Yanhong Lin, Dejun Wang and Tengfeng Xie Journal of Materials Chemistry A (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Designing and synthesis of imidazole based hole transporting material for solid state dye sensitized solar cellsRamanpreet Kaur Aulakh, Sana Sandhub, Tanvi, Sandeep Kumar, Aman Mahajan, R.K. Bedi and Subodh Kumar Synthetic Metals 205 (2015) 92-97Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Controlled surface oxidation of multi-layered graphene anode to increase hole injection efficiency in organic electronic devicesTae-Hee Han, Sung-Joo Kwon, Hong-Kyu Seo and Tae-Woo Lee 2D Materials (2015), 3:1Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
A Universal Interface Layer Based on an Amine-Functionalized Fullerene Derivative with Dual Functionality for Efficient Solution Processed Organic and Perovskite Solar CellsHamed Azimi, Tayebeh Ameri, Hong Zhang, Yi Hou, Cesar Omar Ramirez Quiroz, Jie Min, Mengyao Hu, Zhi-Guo Zhang, Thomas Przybilla, Gebhard J. Matt, Erdmann Spiecker, Yongfang Li and Christoph J. Brabec Advanced Energy Materials (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
An ITO-free polymer solar cell on flexible glassNadia Formica, Paola Mantilla-Perez, Dhriti Sundar Ghosh, Davide Janner, Tong Lai Chen, Minghuang Huang, Sean Garner, Jordi Martorell and Valerio Pruneri ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
A New Interconnecting Layer of Metal Oxide/Dipole Layer/Metal Oxide for Efficient Tandem Organic Solar CellsShunmian Lu, Xing Guan, Xinchen Li, Wei E. I. Sha, Fengxian Xie, Hongchao Liu, Jiannong Wang, Fei Huang and Wallace C. H. Choy Advanced Energy Materials (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Alternative carrier injection/extraction inspired by electrode interlayers based on peripheral modification of the electron-rich skeletonDongcheng Chen, Chongyang Zhang, Hu Zhou, Xinchao Li, Zhiheng Wang, Shi-Jian Su and Yong Cao ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces (2015)Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Near ambient pressure photoemission spectroscopy of metal and semiconductor surfacesIain D. Baikie, Angela Grain, James Sutherland and Jamie Law Physica Status Solidi (c) (2015)Undertaken using: Ambient Pressure Photoemission Spectroscopy
Efficient organic solar cells using copper(I) iodide (CuI) hole transport layersYing Peng, Nir Yaacobi-Gross, Ajay K. Perumal, Hendrik A. Faber, George Vourlias, Panos A. Patsalas, Donal D. C. Bradley, Zhiqun He and Thomas D. Anthopoulos Appl. Phys. Lett. 106, 243302 (2015)Undertaken using: Ambient Pressure Photoemission Spectroscopy
Copper thiocyanate: An attractive hole transport/extraction layer for use in organic photovoltaic cellsNeil D. Treat, Nir Yaacobi-Gross, Hendrik Faber, Ajay K. Perumal, Donal D. C. Bradley, Natalie Stingelin and Thomas D. Anthopoulos Appl. Phys. Lett. 107, 013301 (2015)Undertaken using: Ambient Pressure Photoemission Spectroscopy
Photoactivated titania-based nanomaterials for potential application as cardiovascular stent coatingsMarta Kopaczyńskaa, Beata Sobieszczańskab, Agnieszka Ulatowska-Jarżaa, Iwona Hołowacza, Igor Buzalewicza, Łukasz Wasylukf, Syed A.M. Tofaile, Dariusz Białyc, Magdalena Wawrzyńskad and Halina Podbielskaa, Biocybernetics and Biomedical Engineering (2014) Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
The influence of perpendicular transport behaviour on the properties of n-i-p type amorphous silicon solar cellsJun Ma, Jian Ni, Jianjun Zhang, Qun Liu, Guofu Hou, Xinliang Chen, XiaoDan Zhang, Xinhua Geng and Ying Zhao, Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 120:B (2014) 635-641 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Preparation of vanadium diselenide thin films and their application in CdTe solar cellsJingjing Gao, Xia Di, Wei Li, Lianghuan Feng, Jingquan Zhang, Lili Wu, Bing Li, Wenwu Wang, Guanggen Zeng and Jiayi Yang, Thin Solid Films 550 (2014) 638-642 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Polyethylenimine Aqueous Solution: A Low-Cost and Environmentally Friendly Formulation to Produce Low-Work-Function Electrodes for Efficient Easy-to-Fabricate Organic Solar CellsXue Min, Fangyuan Jiang, Fei Qin, Zaifang Li, Jinhui Tong, Sixing Xiong, Wei Meng and Yinhua Zhou, ACS Applied Material Interfaces 6:24 (2014) 22628-22633 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Light-induced reversible modification of the work function of a new perfluorinated biphenyl azobenzene chemisorbed on Au (111)Appan Merari Masillamani, Silvio Osella, Andrea Liscio, Oliver Fenwick, Federica Reinders, Marcel Mayor, Vincenzo Palermo, Jérôme Cornil and Paolo Samorì, Nanoscale 6:15 (2014) 8969-8977 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Efficiency boosting of inverted polymer solar cells with a polyvinylpyrrolidone-modified Al-doped ZnO electron transport layerXuan Yu, Xiaoming Yu, Jianjun Zhang, Gengshen Zhao, Jian Ni, Hongkun Cai and Ying Zhao, Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 128 (2014) 307-312 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Effect of NaCl doped into Bphen layer on the performance of tandem organic light-emitting diodesXiao Zhi-Hui, Wu Xiao-Ming, Hua Yu-Lin, Bi Wen-Tao, Wang Li, Zhang Xin, Xin Li-Wen and Yin Shou-Gen, Chinese Physics B 23:8 (2014) 087811 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
BixLa1-xVO4 solid solutions: tuning of electronic properties via stoichiometry modificationsPrzemysław Kwolek, Kacper Pilarczyk, Tomasz Tokarski, Kornelia Lewandowska and Konrad Szaciłowski, Nanoscale 6:4 (2014) 2244-2254 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
A Simple Interconnection Layer for Tandem Organic Solar Cells with Improved Efficiency and Fill Factor Zheng Ke-Ning, Yang Li-Ying, Cao Huan-Qi, Qin Wen-Jing and Yin Shou-Gen, Chinese Physics Letters 31:6 (2014) 068801 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Annealing Effect of ZnO on the Performance of Inverted Organic Photovoltaic DevicesWenjing Qin, Guojing Ding, Xinrui Xu, Liying Yang and Shougen Yin, Journal of Materials Science and Technology 30:2 (2014) 197-202 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Work function changes of plasma treated indium tin oxideKongduo He, Xilu Yang, Hang Yan, Zhonghang Wu, Zebin Li, Shaofeng Zhong, Qiongrong Ou and Rongqing Liang, Organic Electronics (2014) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Understanding the bond-energy, hardness, and adhesive force from the phase diagram via the electron work functionHao Lu, Xiaochen Huang and Dongyang Li, Journal of Applied Physics 116 (2014) 173506 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Tuning the work function of graphene by nitrogen plasma treatment with different radio-frequency powersJian-Jhou Zeng and Yow-Jon Lin, Applied Physics Letters (2014) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Tuning electrical parameters of graphene/p-type polycrystalline silicon Schottky diodes by ultraviolet irradiationJian-Huang Lin, Yow-Jon Lin and Hsing-Cheng Chang, Applied Physics A: Materials Science & Processing (2014) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Temperature dependence of hole conductor free formamidinium lead iodide perovskite based solar cellsSigalit Aharon, Alexander Dymshits, Amit Rotem and Lioz Etgar, Journal of Materials Chemistry A (2014) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Plasma treatment of ITO cathode to fabricate free electron selective layer in inverted polymer solar cellsChunmei Zhang, Lei Qi, Qiang Chen, Longfeng Lv, Yu Ning, Yufeng Hu,Yanbing Hou and Feng Teng, Journal of Materials Chemistry C 41:2 (2014) 8715-8722 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Plasma processing of Nb surfaces for SRF cavities P. V. Tyagi, R. Afanador, M. Doleans, S-H. Kim and C. McMahan, Proceedings of LINAC2014, Geneva, Switzerland (2014) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Over 1.1 eV work function tuning of cesium intercalated metal oxides for functioning as both electron and hole transport layers in organic optoelectronic devicesXinchen Li, Fengxian Xie, Shaoqing Zhang, Jianhui Hou and Wallace C. H. Choy, Advanced Functional Materials (2014) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
N-Doped Graphene Field-Effect Transistors with Enhanced Electron Mobility and Air-stabilityWentao Xu, Tae-Seok Lim, Hong-Kyu Seo, Sung-Yong Min, Himchan Cho, Min-Ho Park, Young-Hoon Kim and Tae-Woo Lee, Small 10:10 (2014) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Individually Position-Addressable Metal-Nanofiber Electrodes for Large-Area ElectronicsYeongjun Lee, Tae-Sik Kim, Sung-Yong Min, Wentao Xu, Su-Hun Jeong, Hong-Kyu Seo and Tae-Woo Lee, Advanced Materials (2014) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Improvement in the Lifetime of Planar Organic Photovoltaic Cells through the Introduction of MoO3 into their Cathode Buffer LayersLinda Cattin, Mustapha Morsli and Jean Christian Bernède, Electronics 3 (2014) 122-131 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
High voltage in hole conductor free organo metal halide perovskite solar cellsAlexander Dymshits, Amit Rotem and Lioz Etgar, Journal of Materials Chemistry A (2014) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Enhanced Work Function of Al-Doped Zinc-Oxide Thin Films by Oxygen Inductively Coupled Plasma TreatmentLi Zebin, Wu Zhonghang, Ju Jiaqi, He Kongduo, Chen Zhenliu, Yang Xilu, Yan Hang, Ou Qiongrong and Liang Rongqing, Plasma Science and Technology 16:1 (2014) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Energy structure and electro-optical properties of organic layers with carbazole derivativeK. Pudzsa, A. Vembris, I. Muzikante, R. Grzibovskis, B. Turovska, J. Simokaitiene, S. Grigalevicius and J.V. Grazulevicius, Thin Solid Films 556 (2014) 405-409 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Electronic transport for graphene/n-type Si Schottky diodes with an without H2O2 treatmentJian-Huang Lin, Jian-Jhou Zeng and Yow-Jon Lin, Thin Solid Films 550:1 (2014) 582-586 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Electrical and optoelectronic properties of graphene Schottky contact on Si-nanowire arrays with and without H202 treatmentJian-Jhou Zeng and Yow-Jon Lin, Applied Physics A: Materials Science and Processing 116:2 (2014) 581-587 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Effects of sulfide treatment on electronic transport of graphene/n-type Si Schottky diodesJian-Jhou Zeng and Yow-Jon Lin, Materials Chemistry and Physics 145:2 (2014) 250-254 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Determination of Schottky barrier heights and Fermi-level unpinning at the graphene/n-type Si interfaces by x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy and Kelvin probeYow-Jon Lin and Jian-Jhou Zeng, Applied Surface Science (2014) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Contact potential barriers and characterization of Ag-doped composite TiO2 nanotubesJingling Lia, Wenzhe Chen, Hualiang Yu, Bo Wu, Wenbo Huang, Mingxiu Wang, Shizhen Huang, Wei Lin, Likun Zhang and Shiping Li, Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids 75:4 (2014) 505-511 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Charge transfer from cobaltammine complex cations to metal fluoride anions in molecular solids with novel photoelectronic effects (metal: zirconium, titanium)Yu Du, Jihong Yu, Xueming Hong, Xuejin Li and Xiaoqing Tian, Dalton Transactions 43 (2014) 14039-14044 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
A solution-processed barium hydroxide modified aluminum doped zinc oxide layer for highly efficient inverted organic solar cellsHong Zhang, Tobias Stubhan, Ning Li, Mathieu Turbiez, Gebhard J. Matt, Tayebeh Ameria and Christoph J. Brabec, Journal of Materials Chemistry A 2:44 (2014) 18917-18923 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Annealing effect for Sns thin films prepared by high-vacuum evaporationNaidu Revathi, Sergei Bereznev, Mihkel Loorits, Jaan Raudoja, Julia Lehner, Jelena Gurevits, Rainer Traksmaa, Valdek Mikli, Enn Mellikov and Olga Volobujeva, Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology A 32 (2014) 061506 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Alcohol-soluble polyfuorenes containing dibenzothiophene-S, S-dioxide segments for cathode interfacial layer in PLEDs and PSCsHuiping Xiao, Jingsheng Miao, Jiaqing Cao, Wei Yang, Hongbin Wu and Yong Cao, Organic Electronics (2014) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Accelerated degradation of Al3 doped ZnO thin films using damp heat testIvan Litzov, Hamed Azimi, Gebhard Matt, Peter Kubis, Tobias Stubhan, Georgi Popov and Christoph J. Brabec, Organic Electronics 15:2 (2014) 569-576 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
[6,6]-Phenyl-C61-butyric acid 2-((2-(dimethylamino)ethyl)(methyl)amino)-ethyl Ester as an Acceptor and Cathode Interfacial Materials in Polymer Solar CellsMenglan Lv, Ming Lei, Jin Zhu, Tadahiko Hirai and Xiwen Chen, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces 6:8 (2014) 5844-5851 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Semiconducting properties of spinel tin nitride and other IV3N4 polymorphsChristopher M. Caskey, Jason A. Seabold, Vladan Stevanovic, Ming Ma, Wilson A. Smith, David S. Ginley, Nathan R. Neale, Ryan M. Richards, Stephan Lany and Andriy Zakutayev, Journal of Materials Chemistry C (2014) Undertaken using: Ambient Pressure Photoemission Spectroscopy
Dual Mode Kelvin Probe: Featuring Ambient Pressure Photoemission Spectroscopy and Contact Potential DifferenceIain D. Baikie, Angela C. Grain, James Sutherland and Jamie Law,Energy Procedia 60 (2014) 48-56 Undertaken using: Ambient Pressure Photoemission Spectroscopy
Ambient pressure photoemission spectroscopy of metal surfacesIain D. Baikie, Angela C. Grain, James Sutherland and Jamie Law, Applied Surface Science 323 (2014) 45-53 Undertaken using: Ambient Pressure Photoemission Spectroscopy
m-BiVO4@γ-Bi2O3 core–shell p–n heterogeneous nanostructure for enhanced visible-light photocatalytic performanceMandi Han, Ting Sun, Pei Yun Tan, Xiaofeng Chen, Ooi Kiang Tan and Man Siu Tse, RSC Adv. 3 (2013) 24964-24970 Undertaken using: Ultra-high Vacuum Kelvin Probe
Characterization of doped PEDOT: PSS and its influence on the performance and degradation of organic solar cellsVinamrita Singh, Swati Arora, Manoj Arora, Vishal Sharma and R P Tandon, Semicond. Sci. Technol. (2013) Undertaken using: Ultra-high Vacuum Kelvin Probe
Understanding of the correlation between work function and surface morphology of metals and alloysMingshan XueCorresponding, Wenfeng Wang, Fajun Wang, Junfei Ou, Changquan Li and Wen Li, Journal of Alloys and Compounds 577 (2013) 1–5 Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
The Corrosion Resistance Discrimination of TC11 Titanium Alloy Using Scanning Kelvin ProbeYun Long Ai, Li Liu and Wen He, Advanced Materials Research 815 (2013) 712-716 Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
Research on the Corrosion Behavior of TC4 Titanium Alloy by Scanning Kelvin ProbeAi Yunlong, Liu Li and He Wen, Advanced Materials Research 774-776 (2013) 699-702 Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
Lightning rod effect in surface work function of semiconductor nanomaterialsMingshan Xue, Wenfeng Wang, Junfei Ou, Fajun Wang and Wen Li, Appl. Phys. Lett. 102 (2013) 243110 Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
Influence of relative humidity and ozone on atmospheric silver corrosionR. Wiesinger, I. Martina, Ch. Kleber and M. Schreiner, Corrosion Science 77 (2013) 69–76 Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
Galvanically Induced Intergranular Corrosion of AA5083-H131 Under Atmospheric Exposure Conditions: Part 2D. Mizuno and R.G. Kelly, Corrosion 69:7 (2013) 681-692 Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
Galvanically Induced Intergranular Corrosion of AA5083-H131 Under Atmospheric Exposure Conditions: Part 1D. Mizuno and R.G. Kelly, Corrosion 69: 6 (2013) 580-592 Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
Effect of annealing temperature on surface morphology and work function of ZnO nanorod arraysHainan Wua, Mingshan Xuea, Junfei Oua, Fajun Wanga and Wen Lia, Journal of Alloys and Compounds (2013) Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
Comprehensive picture of p-type doping of P3HT with the molecular acceptor F4TCNQP. Pingel and D. Neher, Physical Review B 87 (2013) 115209 Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
Transparent organic thin film transistors with WO3/Ag/WO3 source-drain electrodes fabricated by thermal evaporation Nan Zhang, Yongsheng Hu and Xingyuan Liu, Appl. Phys. Lett. 103 (2013) 033301 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Surface states of ZnO nanoparticles effect on the performance of inverted-organic solar cellsWenjing Qin, Xinrui Xu, Dongyue Liu, Chunyu Ma, Liying Yang, Shougen Yin, Fengling Zhang and Jun Wei, Journal of Renewable and Sustainable Energy 5 (2013) 053106 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Surface Passivation and Antireflection Behavior of ALD on n-Type Silicon for Solar CellsIng-Song Yu, Yu-Wun Wang, Hsyi-En Cheng, Zu-Po Yang and Chun-Tin Lin, International Journal of Photoenergy (2013) ID 431614 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Role of a disperse carbon interlayer on the performances of tandem a-Si solar cellsAndreia Araujo, Raquel Barros, Tiago Mateus, Diana Gaspar, Nuno Neves, Antonio Vicente, Sergej A Filonovich, Pedro Barquinha, Elvira Fortunato, Ana M Ferraria, Ana M Botelho do Rego, Ana Bicho, Hugo Aguas and Rodrigo Martins, Sci. Technol. Adv. Mater. 14 (2013) 045009 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Realization of Low Driving Voltage in Organic Light-Emitting Diodes Using C60 as an Electron Transport Layer and Alq3 as a Buffer LayerXiao Ming Wu, Xue Mu, Yu Lin Hua, Juan Juan Bai, Li Wang, Zhi Hui Xiao, Ni Dong and Shou Gen Yin, Electron Device Letters, IEEE 34:5 (2013) 650-652 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Influence of CuxS back contact on CdTe thin film solar cellsLei Zhi, Feng Lianghuan, Zeng Guanggen, Li Wei, Zhang Jingquan, Wu Lili and Wang Wenwu, Journal of Semiconductors 34:1 (2013) 014008 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
High work-function hole transport layers by self-assembly using a fluorinated additiveScott A. Mauger, Jun Li, Özge Tüzün Özmen, Andy Y. Yang, Stephan Friedrich, M. Diego Rail, Louise A. Berben and Adam J. Moulé, J. Mater. Chem. C (2013) Advance Article Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Enhanced Performance and Stability in Polymer Photovoltaic Cells Using Ultraviolet-Treated PEDOT:PSSXu Xue-Jian, Yang Li-Ying, Tian Hui, Qin Wen-Jing, Yin Shou-Gen and Zhang Fengling, Chinese Physics Letters 30:7 (2013) 077201 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Efficient polymer bulk heterojunction solar cells with cesium acetate as the cathode interfacial layerYuehua Jia, Liying Yang, Wenjing Qin, Shougen Yin, Fengling Zhang and Jun Wei, Renewable Energy 50 (2013) 565-569 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Effect of chain length on the sensing of volatile organic compounds by means of silicon nanowiresBin Wang and Hossam Haick, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 5:12 (2013) 5748-5756 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Stability Study of Alkyl Monolayers Directly Attached to Si (111) Surface for Solar Cells ApplicationMohd Adib Ibrahim, Mohd Asri Mat Teridi, Norasikin Ahmad Ludin, Suhaila Sepeai, Kamaruzzaman Sopian, Nicholas Alderman, Lefteris Danos and Tomas Markvart, Latest Trends in Renewable Energy and Environmental Informatics (2013) Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Spectroscopic Evidence of Work Function Alterations Due to Photoswitchable Monolayers on Gold SurfacesMatthew A. Bartucci, Jan Florián, and Jacob W. Ciszek, J. Phys. Chem. C 117:38 (2013) 19471–19476 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Planar metal–insulator–metal diodes based on the Nb/Nb2O5/X material systemMatthew L. Chin, Prakash Periasamy, Terrance P. O’Regan, Matin Amani, Cheng Tan, Ryan P. O’Hayre, Joseph J. Berry, Richard M. Osgood III, Philip A. Parilla, David S. Ginley and Madan Dubey, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B 31:5 (2013) Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Kelvin Probe studies of alkyl monolayers on silicon (111) for surface passivationNicholas Alderman, Lefteris Danos, Martin C. Grossel and Tom Markvart, RSC Adv. 3 (2013) 20125-20131 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy studies of indium-tin-oxide treated via oxygen plasma immersion ion implantationLong He, Zhonghang Wu, Zebin Li, Qiongrong Ou and Rongqing Liang, The European Physical Journal Applied Physics 62:3 (2013) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Tuning zinc oxide/organic energy level alignment using mixed triethoxysilane monolayersThomas M. Brenner, Gang Chen, Erich P. Meinig, Darick J. Baker, Dana C. Olson, Reuben T. Collins and Thomas E. Furtak, Journal of Materials Chemistry 1:37 (2013) 5935-5943 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Tuning the work function of graphene by ultraviolet irradiationYow-Jon Lin and Jian-Jhou Zeng, Appl. Phys. Lett. 102 (2013) 183120 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Trap free space charge limited conduction and high mobility in cobalt phthalocyanine - iron phthalocyanine composite thin filmsArvind Kumar, Ajay Singh, S. Samanta, R. Prasad, A. K. Debnath, D. K. Aswal and S. K. Gupta, Solid State Phenomena 209 (2013) 52-56 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
The effect of light soaking on crystalline silicon surface passivation by atomic layer deposited Al2O3Liao, Baochen, Stangl, Rolf, Mueller, Thomas, Lin, Fen, Bhatia, Charanjit S., Hoex, Bram, Journal of Applied Physics 113:2 (2013) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Synthesis of azobenzene substituted tripod-shaped bi(p-phenylene). Adsorption on gold and CdS quantum-dots surfacesJesus Hierrezuelo, Rodrigo Rico, María Valpuesta, Amelia Díaz, J. Manuel Lopez Romero, Martins Rutkis, Jana Kreigberga, Valdis Kampars and Manuel Algarra, Tetrahedron 69 (2013) 3465-3474 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Surface work function of indium tin oxide treated using plasma immersion ion implantationLong He, Zhonghang Wu, Zebin Li, Jiaqi Ju, Qiongrong Ou and Rongqing Liang, Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 46:17 (2013) 175306 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Surface photovoltage characterization of organic photovoltaic devicesYun-Ju Lee, Jian Wang and Julia W. P. Hsu, Applied Physics Letters 103 (2013) 173302 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Surface photovoltage analysis of ZnO nanorods/p-Si heterostructureDawei Kang, Jiming Bian, Yongchang Sang, Aimin Liu, Jingchang Sun and Jun Xuan Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing 16:2 (2013) 520-524 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Selective H2S sensing characteristics of CuO modified WO3 thin filmsNiranjan S. Ramgir, C.P. Goyal, P.K. Sharma, U.K. Goutam, S. Bhattacharya, N. Datta, M. Kaur, A.K. Debnath, D.K. Aswal and S.K. Gupta, Sensors and Actuators B 188 (2013) 525– 532 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Room temperature H2S sensor based on Au modified ZnO nanowiresNiranjan S. Ramgir, Preetam K. Sharma, N. Datta, M. Kaur, A.K. Debnath, D.K. Aswal, S.K. Gupta, Sensors and Actuators B 186 (2013) 718– 726 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Role of Oxygen in the Work Function Modification at Various Stages of Chemically Synthesized GrapheneMukesh Mishra, Rakesh K. Joshi, Sunil Ojha, D. Kanjilal and T. Mohanty, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 117:38 (2013) 19746-19750 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Probing gas response of pure and Au modified ZnO nanowires network using work function measurementsPreetam K. Sharma, Niranjan S. Ramgir, N. Datta, M. Kaur, C. P. Goyal, S. Kailasaganapathi, A. K. Debnath, D. K. Aswal, and S. K. Gupta, AIP Conf. Proc. 1512 (2013) 346-347 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Photo-induced synthesis of polypyrrole-silver nanocomposite films on N-(3-trimethoxysilylpropyl)pyrrole-modified biaxially oriented polyethylene terephthalate flexible substratesAjay Singh, Zakaria Salmi, Nirav Joshi, Purushottam Jha, Ashwini Kumar, Hélène Lecoq, Stephanie Lau, Mohamed M. Chehimi, Dinesh K. Aswal and Shiv K. Gupta, RSC Advances 16:3 (2013) 5506-5523 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Novel recombination lifetime mapping technique through Kelvin probe studiesN. Alderman, L. Danos, M. Grossel and T. Markvart, Photovoltaic Specialists Conference IEEE 39th (2013) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Near infra-red transparent Mo-doped In2O3 by hetero target sputtering for phosphorescent organic LEDsYong-Hee Shin, Sin-Bi Kang, Sunghun Lee, Jang-Joo Kim, Han-Ki Kim, Organic Electronics 14 (2013) 926–933 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
MoO3/CuI hybrid buffer layer for the optimization of organic solar cells based on a donor-acceptor triphenylamineJean Christian Bernède, Linda Cattin, Mohammed Makha, Victorien Jeux, Philippe Leriche, Jean Roncali, Vincent Froger, Mustapha Morsli and Mohammed Addou, Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 110 (2013) 107-114 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Improved Thermoelectric Properties of Se-Doped n-Type PbTe1−x Se x (0 ≤ x ≤ 1)Ranita Basu, S. Bhattacharya, Ranu Bhatt, Ajay Singh, D. K. Aswal and S. K. Gupta, Journal of Electronic Materials 42:7 (2013) 2292-2296 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Impact of Electrode Roughness on Metal-Insulator-Metal (MIM) Diodes and Step Tunneling in Nanolaminate Tunnel Barrier Metal-Insulator-Insulator-Metal (MIIM) DiodesJohn F. Conley Jr. And Nasir Alimardani, Rectenna Solar Cells Part II (2013) 111-134 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Highly-Tunable Nickel Cobalt Oxide as a Low-Temperature P-Type Contact in Organic Photovoltaic DevicesPaul F. Ndione, Andres Garcia, N. Edwin Widjonarko, Ajaya K. Sigdel, K. Xerxes Steirer, Dana C. Olson, Philip A. Parilla, David S. Ginley, Neal R. Armstong, Robin E. Richards, Erin L. Ratcliff and Joseph J. Berry, Advanced Energy Materials 3:4 (2013) 524–531 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Growth and Electrical Transport Properties of Organic Semiconductor Thin FilmsArvind Kumar, R. Prasad, A. K. Debnath, Ajay Singh, S. Samanta, D. K. Aswal and S. K. Gupta, Solid State Phenomena 209 (2013) 1-5 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Functioned RGO with PolySchiff base: Multi-Chemical Sensor for TNT, Acidochromic and Electrochromic PropertiesLina Ma, Ping Zhao, Wenjun Wu, Haijun Niu, Jiwei Cai, Yongfu Lian, Xuduo Bai, Wen Wang, Polym. Chem. 4 (2013) 4746-4754 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Excellent c-Si surface passivation by thermal atomic layer deposited aluminum oxide after industrial firing activationB Liao, R Stangl, F Ma, T Mueller, F Lin, A G Aberle, C S Bhatia and B Hoex, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 46 (2013) 385102 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Enhanced surface photovoltage response of ZnO nanorod based inorganic/organic hybrid junctions by constructing embedded bulk composite structuresDawei Kang, Aimin Liu, Jiming Bian, Zengquan Hu, Yiting Liu and Fen Qiao, Applied Physics A 110:2 (2013) 263-267 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Electron accumulation/depletion at F16CoPc/Znq3 heterojunction: Kelvin probe and charge transport studyAshwini Kumar, R. Prasad, Arvind Kumar, Soumen Samanta, Ajay Singh, A. K. Debnath, D. K. Aswal and S. K. Gupta, AIP Conf. Proc. 1512 (2013) 770-771 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Effects of rapid thermal annealing on electrical, optical, and structural properties of Ni-doped In2O3 anodes for bulk heterojunction organic solar cellsJun Ho Kim and Tae-Yeon Seong and Han-Ki Kim, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A 31:2 (2013) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Effect of Zr doping power on the electrical, optical and structural properties of In–Zr–O anodes for P3HT: PCBM thin-film organic solar cellsDa-Young Cho, Kwun-Bum Chung, Seok-In Na and Han-Ki Kim, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 46 (2013) 295305 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Effect of Nitric Acid Concentration on Doping of Thin Film Single-walled Carbon Nanotubes for Electrode Application in Transparent, Flexible Dye Sensitized Solar CellsLiling Zhang, Manohar Rao, Jinesh Kochupurackal, Nripan Mathews, Yeng Ming Lam and Subodh G. Mhaisalkar, MRS Proceedings 1436 (2013) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Effect of Functional Groups on the Sensing Properties of Silicon Nanowires toward Volatile CompoundsBin Wang and Hossam Haick, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 5:6 (2013) 5 (6) 2289–2299 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Determination of surface recombination velocities of organic monolayers on silicon through Kelvin probeNicholas Alderman, Mohd Adib Ibrahim, Lefteris Danos, Martin C. Grossel and Tom Markvart, Appl. Phys. Lett. 103 (2013) 081603 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Correlation between the Open Circuit Voltage and the Energetics of Organic Bulk Heterojunction Solar CellsIlja Lange, Juliane Kniepert, Patrick Pingel, Ines Dumsch, Sybille Allard, Silvia Janietz, Ullrich Scherf and Dieter Neher, J. Phys. Chem. Lett. 4 (2013) 3865–3871 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Anisotropy in amorphous films of cross-shaped molecules with an accompanying effect on carrier mobility: Ellipsometric and sum-frequency vibrational spectroscopy studiesMasahito Oh-e, Hidenori Ogata, Yoshimasa Fujita and Mitsuhiro Koden, Appl. Phys. Lett. 102 (2013) 101905 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Air-stable inverted structure of hybrid solar cells using a caesium-doped ZnO electron transport layer prepared by a sol–gel processSeungchul Kwon, Kyung-Geun Lim, Myungsun Shim, Hong Chul Moon, Jicheol Park, Gumhye Jeon, Jihyun Shin, Kilwon Cho, Tae-Woo Lee and Jin Kon Kim, Journal of Materials Chemistry A 38:1 (2013) 11802-11808 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
A combination of Al-doped ZnO and a conjugated polyelectrolyte interlayer for small molecule solution-processed solar cells with an inverted structureJie Min, Hong Zhang, Tobias Stubhan, Yuriy N. Luponosov, Mario Kraft, Sergei A. Ponomarenko, Tayebeh Ameri, Ullrich Scherf and Christoph J. Brabec, Journal of Materials Chemistry A 1:37 (2013) 11306-11311 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Solution-Processed LiF for Work Function Tuning in Electrode BilayersTaner Aytun, Ayse Turak, Iain Baikie, Grzegorz Halek, and Cleva W. Ow-Yan, Nano Lett. 12:1 (2012) 39–44 Undertaken using: Ultra-high Vacuum Kelvin Probe
Mechanochemical synthesis of nanostructured Sr(Ti1–xFex)O3–δ solid-solution powders and their surface photovoltage responsesXiaofeng Chen, Qiong Luo, Mandi Han, Ooi Kiang Tan, Man Siu Tse and Hui Huang, Journal of Solid State Chemistry 189 (2012) 80–84 Undertaken using: Ultra-high Vacuum Kelvin Probe
Work Function Analysis of Gas Sensitive WO3 Layers with Pt DopingG. Halek, I.D. Baikie, H. Teterycz, P. Halek, P. Suchorska, K. Wiśniewski, IMCS 2012 – The 14th International Meeting on Chemical Sensors (2012) Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
The Relationship of Surface Roughness and Work Function of Pure Silver by Numerical ModelingYe Wan, Yanbo Li, Qing Wang, Ke Zhang and Yuhou Wu, Int. J. Electrochem. Sci. 7 (2012) 5204-5216 Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
Self-assembly growth and electron work function of copper phthalocyanine films on indium tin oxide glassMingshan Xue, Zhonghao Jiang, Wen Li, Guangli Bi, Junfei Ou, Fajun Wang and Changquan Li, Applied Surface Science 258:8 (2012) 3373–3377 Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
On the correlation between surface morphology and electron work function of indium tin oxideMingshan Xue, Hainan Wu, Junfei Ou, Fajun Wang, Xibao Li, Wen Li and Zhonghao Jiang, J. Appl. Phys. 111 (2012) 123714 Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
Changes in surface morphology and work function caused by corrosion in aluminum alloysMingshan Xue, Juan Xie, Wen Li, Fajun Wang, Junfei Ou, Chenggang Yang, Changquan Li, Zhenchen Zhong and Zhonghao Jiang, Journal of Physics and Chemistry of Solids 73:6 (2012) 781–787 Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
The influence of substrate morphology on thickness uniformity and unintentional doping of epitaxial graphene on SiCJens Eriksson, Ruth Pearce, Tihomir Iakimov, Chariya Virojanadara, Daniela Gogova, Mike Andersson, Mikael Syvajarvi, Anita Lloyd Spetz and Rositza Yakimova, Applied Physics Letters 100 (2012) 241607 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
The electronic transport mechanism in indium molybdenum oxide thin films RF sputtered at room temperatureElangovan Elamurugu, Parthiban Shanmugam, Goncalo Goncalves, Nuno Franco, Eduardo Alves, Rodrigo Martins and Elvira Fortunato, Europhysics Letters 97:3 (2012) Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Surface studies of crystalline and amorphous Zn–In–Sn–O transparent conducting oxidesDiana E. Proffit, Steven P. Harvey, Andreas Klein, Robert Schafranek, Jonathan D. Emery, D. Bruce Buchholz, Robert P.H. Chang, Michael J. Bedzyk and Thomas O. Mason, Thin Solid Films 520 (2012) 5633–5639 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Reusing of transmitted light by localized surface plasmon enhancing of Ag nanoparticles in organic solar cellsChao Wang, Wen-jing Qin, Chun-yu Ma, Qiang Zhang, Li-ying Yang and Shou-gen Yin, Optoelectronics Letters 8:6 (2012) 401-404 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Ion-induced electrostatic charging of ice at 15–160 KJ. Shi, M. Fam´a, B. D. Teolis and R. A. Baragiola, Physical Review B 85 (2012) 035424 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Improvement of the open circuit voltage by modifying the transparent ITO front electrode in amorphous n-i-p solar cellsF.-J. Haug, R. Biron, G. Kratzer, F. Leresche, J. Besuchet, C. Ballif, M. Dissel, S. Kretschmer, W. Soppe, P. Lippens and K. Leitner, Progress in Photovoltaics: Research and Applications 20:6 (2012) 727–734 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Directional dependence of electron blocking in PEDOT:PSSScott A. Mauger, Lilian Chang, Christopher W. Rochester, Adam J. Moulé, Organic Electronics 13:11 (2012) 2747–2756 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Calcium niobate nanosheets as a novel electron transport material for solution-processed multi-junction polymer solar cellsLilian Chang, Michael A. Holmes, Mollie Waller, Frank E. Osterloh and Adam J. Moulé, J. Mater. Chem. 22 (2012) 20443-20450 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
XPS study of the band alignment at ITO/oxide (n‐type MoO3 or p‐type NiO) interfaceJ. C. Bernède, S. Houari, D. Nguyen, P. Y. Jouan, A. Khelil, A. Mokrani, L. Cattin and P. Predeep, Physica Status Solidi A (2012) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Work function of colloidal semiconducting nanocrystals measured by Kelvin probeP. Kulis, J. Butikova, B. Polyakov, G. Marcins, J. Pervenecka, K. Pudzs and I. Tale, IOP Conf. Series: Materials Science and Engineering 38 (2012) 012048 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Up-conversion semiconducting MoO3:Yb/Er nanocomposites as buffer layer in organic solar cellsHai-Qiao Wang, Tobias Stubhan, Andres Osvet, Ivan Litzov and Christoph J. Brabec, Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 105 (2012) 196-201 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Transparent high-surface-work-function Al-doped CdO electrodes obtained by rf magnetron sputtering with oxygen flowWei-Min Cho, Guan-Ru He, Ting-Hong Su and Yow-Jon Lin, Applied Surface Science 258:10 (2012) 4632-4636 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
The role of sodium surface species on oxygen charge transfer in the Pt/YSZ systemNaimah Ibrahim, Danai Poulidi, Maria Elena Rivas, Iain D. Baikie and Ian S. Metcalfe, Electrochimica Acta 76 (2012) 112-119 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Sputtered nickel oxide thin film for efficient hole transport layer in polymer–fullerene bulk-heterojunction organic solar cellN. Edwin Widjonarko, Erin L. Ratcliff, Craig L. Perkins, Ajaya K. Sigdel, Andriy Zakutayev, Paul F. Ndione, Dane T. Gillaspie, David S. Ginley, Dana C. Olson and Joseph J. Berry, Thin Solid Films 520:10 (2012) 3813–3818 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Reverse rectification behavior of NiPc (p-type)/F16CuPc (n-type) heterojunctionArvind Kumar, Soumen Samanta, Ajay Singh, A. K. Debnath, R. Prasad, D. K. Aswal, and S. K. Gupta, AIP Conf. Proc. 1447 (2012) 755-756 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
p-Doped Multiwall Carbon Nanotube/Perylene Diimide Derivative Photoelectrochemical Cells for Photocurrent GenerationAnna Troeger, Marc Ledendecker, Johannes T. Margraf, Vito Sgobba, Dirk M. Guldi, Benito F. Vieweg, Erdmann Spiecker, Sabin-Lucian Suraru and Frank Würthner, Advanced Energy Materials 2:5 (2012) 536-540 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Passivation of n-type silicon (111) surfaces by the attachment of charged moleculesN. Alderman, L. Danos, M. Grossel and T. Markvart, Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, 38th IEEE (2012) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Organic Solar Cells with Graphene Electrodes and Vapor Printed Poly(3,4-ethylenedioxythiophene) as the Hole Transporting LayersHyesung Park, Rachel M. Howden, Miles C. Barr, Vladimir Bulović, Karen Gleason and Jing Kong, ACS Nano 6:7 (2012) 6370-6377 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Optoelectronic Characteristics of Zinc Oxide Nanorods/P3HT Hybrid Junctions Investigated Using Surface Photovoltage MethodDawei Kang, Aimin Liu, Jiming Bian and Yongchang Sang, ECS Solid State Lett.1:1 (2012) 15-17 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Nanocrystal V2O5 thin film as hole-extraction layer in normal architecture organic solar cellsHai-Qiao Wang, Ning Li, Nusret Sena Guldal and Christoph J. Brabec, Organic Electronics 13:12 (2012) 3014-3021 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Large surface photovoltages observed at methyl-terminated silicon surfaces synthesised through a two-step chlorination-alkylation methodNicholas Alderman, Lefteris Danos, Martin C. Grossel and Tom Markvart, RSC Adv. 2 (2012) 7669-7672 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Investigation of P3HT/n-Si heterojunction using surface photovoltage spectroscopyYongchang Sang, Aimin Liu, Weifeng Liu and Dawei Kang, Vacuum 86:12 (2012) 2158-2161 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Interactive Effect of Hysteresis and Surface Chemistry on Gated Silicon Nanowire Gas SensorsYair Paska and Hossam Haick, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces 4:5 (2012) 2604–2617 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Improving the Organic Semiconductor-Metal Contact Interface in Printed High Performance Organic TFTsKanan Puntambekar, Lisa Stecker, Kurt Ulmer, Themistokles Afentakis and Steven Droes, MRS Proceedings 1402 (2012) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Improvement of Interfacial Contacts for New Small-Molecule Bulk-Heterojunction Organic PhotovoltaicsAndres Garcia, Gregory C. Welch, Erin L. Ratcliff, David S. Ginley, Guillermo C. Bazan and Dana C. Olson, Advanced Materials 24:39 (2012) 5368–5373 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Impact of electrode roughness on metal-insulator-metal tunnel diodes with atomic layer deposited Al2O3 tunnel barriersNasir Alimardani, E. William Cowell, III, John F. Wager, John F. Conley, Jr., David R. Evans, Matthew Chin, Stephen J. Kilpatrick and Madan Dubey, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A 30 (2012) 01A113 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Hydrophilic poly(triphenylamines) with phosphonate groups on the side chains: synthesis and photovoltaic applicationsXiaofeng Xu, Yongxiang Zhu, Lianjie Zhang, Jiangman Sun, Jun Huang, Junwu Chen and Yong Cao, Journal of Materials Chemistry 22:10 (2012) 4329-4336 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Highly near-infrared transparent GeO2-doped In2O3 electrodes for bulk heterojunction organic solar cellsSin-Bi Kang, Jong-Wook Lim, Seok-In Na and Han-Ki Kim, Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 107 (2012) 373-380 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
High Fill Factor Polymer Solar Cells Incorporating a Low Temperature Solution Processed WO3 Hole Extraction LayerTobias Stubhan, Ning Li, Norman A. Luechinger, Samuel C. Halim, Gebhard J. Matt and Christoph J. Brabec, Advanced Energy Materials 2:12 (2012) 1433-1438 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
High fill factor polymer solar cells comprising a transparent, low temperature solution processed doped metal oxide/metal nanowire composite electrodeTobias Stubhan, Johannes Krantz, Ning Li, Fei Guo, Ivan Litzov, Matthias Steidl, Moses Richter, Gebhard J. Matt and Christoph J. Brabec, Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 107 (2012) 248-251 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Fluorinated copper-phthalocyanine/cobalt-phthalocyaine organic heterojunctions: Charge transport and Kelvin probe studiesK. Debnath, Arvind Kumar, S. Samanta, R. Prasad, A. Singh, A. K. Chauhan, P. Veerender, S. Singh, S. Basu, D. K. Aswal and S. K. Gupta, Appl. Phys. Lett. 100 (2012) 142104 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Effect of Te doping on the thermopower of PbSe1-xTexR. Basu, S. Bhattacharya, R. Bhatt, A. Singh, D. K. Aswal and S. K. Gupta, Emerging Materials Research 1:6 (2012) 306-311 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Charge transport and Kelvin Probe study of organic semiconductor hetero-junctionArvind Kumar, Soumen Samanta, Ajay Singh, A. K. Debnath, R. Prasad, D. K. Aswal and S. K. Gupta, AIP Conf. Proc. 1451 (2012) 286-288 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Characterization of interfacial strength of dissimilar metallic joints using a scanning Kelvin probeMingshan Xue, Juan Xie, Wen Li, Junfei Ou, Fajun Wang and Zhenchen Zhong, Scripta Materialia 66 (2012) 265–268 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Applying the Kelvin probe to biological tissues: Theoretical and computational analysesAndrew C. Ahn, Brian J. Gow, Ørjan G. Martinsen, Min Zhao, Alan J. Grodzinsky and Iain D. Baikie, Physical Review E 85:6 (2012) 061901 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Application of in situ measurement of photo-induced variations in electron work functions for in-depth understanding of the photocatalytic activity of TiO2 nanotubesNing Fu, Xinhu Tang and Dongyang Li, Nanotechnology 23 (2012) 275704 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
An Electrochemical Approach for Deposition of Polyfullerene Films on ITO SubstratesP. Veerender, S. P. Koiry, P. Jha, Vibha Saxena, A. K. Chauhan, S. Bhattacharya, R. Tewari, D. K. Aswal and S. K. Gupta, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 159:1 (2012) D13-D18 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Alkyl Surface Treatments of Planar Zinc Oxide in Hybrid Organic/Inorganic Solar CellsC. G. Allen, D. J. Baker, T. M. Brenner, C. C. Weigand, J. M. Albin, K. X. Steirer, D. C. Olson, C. Ladam, D. S. Ginley, R. T. Collins and T. E. Furtak, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 116:16 (2012) 8872-8880 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Manganese-doped indium oxide and its application in organic light-emitting diodesYaqin Liao, Qipeng Lu, Yi Fan, and Xingyuan Liu, Appl. Phys. Lett. 99 (2011) 023302 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Characterization of new transparent organic electrode materialsScott A. Mauger and Adam J. Moulé, Organic Electronics 12:11 (2011) 1948–1956 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Surface investigation by using a Scanning Kelvin ProbeG. Halek, I. D. Baikie and H. Teterycz, Students and Young Scientists Workshop, IEEE International (2010) 24-27 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Work function engineering via LaAlO3/SrTiO3 polar interfacesTomofumi Susaki, Asahi Makishima, and Hideo Hosono, American Physical Society (2011) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
One-Step Formation of Crystalline TiO2 Nanotubular Arrays with Intrinsic p-n JunctionsJie Zhang, Xinhu Tang and Dongyang Li, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C (2011) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Investigation of blister formed on coated mild steel using scanning Kelvin ProbeZalilah Sharer Sahir and John Malcolm Sykes, Jurnal Teknology, 56 (2011) 139-154 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Interface junction at anatase/rutile in mixed-phase TiO2: Formation and photo-generated charge carriers propertiesXiaoru Zhang, Yanhong Lin, Dongqing He, Jianfu Zhang, Zhiyong Fan and Tengfeng Xie, Chemical Physics Letters 504:1-3 (2011) 71-75 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Highly efficient electron injection from Indium Tin Oxide/Cross-Linkable Amino-Functionalized Polyfluorene Interface in Inverted Organic Light Emitting DevicesChengmei Zhong, Shengjian Liu, Fei Huang, Hongbin Wu and Yong Cao, Chemistry of Materials 23:21 (2011) 4870-4876 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Growth and gas sensing characteristics of p- and n-type ZnO nanostructuresN.S. Ramgir, M. Ghosh, P. Veerender, N. Datta, M. Kaur, D.K. Aswal, S.K. Gupta, Sensors and Actuators B: Chemical 156: 2 (2011) 875–880 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Fabrication and characterization of tunable polysaccharide hydrogel blends for neural repairJonathan M. Zuidema, Matthew M. Pap, David B. Jaroch, Faith A. Morrison and Ryan J. Gilbert, Acta Biomaterialia 7:4 (2011) 1634-1643 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Energy structure of thin films of carbazole derivatives with metal electrodesK.Pudzs, I.Muzikante, E.Fonavs, J.Simokaitiene, S.Grigalevicius and J.V.Grazilevicius, IOP Conf. Series: Materials Science and Engineering 23 (2011) 012020 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Electro-optic investigation of the surface trapping efficiency in n-alkanethiol SAM passivated GaAs(001)Gregory M Marshall, Gregory P Lopinski, Farid Bensebaa and Jan J Dubowski, Nanotechnology 22 (2011) 235704 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Effect of Heterojunction on the Behavior of Photogenerated Charges in Fe3O4@Fe2O3 Nanoparticle PhotocatalystsXiao Wei, Tengfeng Xie, Linlin Peng, Wei Fu, Jiesheng Chen, Qian Gao, Guangyan Hong and Dejun Wang, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 115:17 (2011) 8637-8642 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Cathodic disbonding of an unpigmented epoxy coating on mild steel under semi- and full-immersion conditionsHuichao Bi and John Sykes, Corrosion Science 53 (2011) 3416–3425 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
An argument for the importance of material property characterization of hydrogelsJ. M. Zuidema and R. J. Gilbert, Bioengineering Conference (NEBEC) IEEE 37th Annual Northeast (2011 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Advancing MIM Electronics: Amorphous Metal ElectrodesE. William Cowell III, Nasir Alimardani, Christopher C. Knutson, John F. Conley Jr., Douglas A. Keszler, Brady J. Gibbons and John F. Wager, Advanced Materials 23:1 (2011) 74-78 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Defect Generation at Charge-Passivated hbox {Si} – hbox {SiO}_{2} Interfaces by Ultraviolet LightL. E. Black and K. R. McIntosh, Electron Devices, IEEE Transactions on 57:8 (2010) 1996-2004 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Tunable work function in MgO/Nb:SrTiO3 surfaces studied by Kelvin probe techniqueTomofumi Susaki, Asahi Makishima, and Hideo Hosono, American Physical Society (2010) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Stability and bias stressing of metal/insulator/metal diodesN. Alimardani, J. F. Conley, E. W. Cowell, J. F. Wager M. Chin, S. Kilpatrickand M. Dubey, Integrated Reliability Workshop Final Report (IRW), IEEE International (2010) 80-84 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Pentacene ohmic contact on the transparent conductive oxide filmsJian-An Chu, Jian-Jhou Zeng, Kuo-Chen Wu and Yow-Jon Lin, Thin Solid Films 519:2 (2010) 868-871 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
A study on photo-generated charges property in highly ordered TiO2 nanotube arraysYu Zhang, Dejun Wang, Shan Pang, Yanhong Lin, Tengfei Jiang and Tengfeng Xie, Applied Surface Science 256:23 (2010) 7217-7221 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Hydrogen Detection by Polyaniline Nanofibers on Gold and Platinum ElectrodesJesse D. Fowler, Shabnam Virji, Richard B. Kaner and Bruce H. Weiller, J. Phys. Chem. C 113:16 (2009) 6444–6449 Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
Visible light photoelectrocatalysis with salicylic acid-modified TiO2 nanotube array electrode for p-nitrophenol degradationXin Wang, Huimin Zhao, Xie Quan, Yazhi Zhao and Shuo Chen, Journal of Hazardous Materials 166:1(2009) 547–552 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Ultraviolet-illuminated fluoropolymer indium-tin-oxide buffer layers for improved power conversion in organic photovoltaicsB. Kang, L. W. Tan and S. R. P. Silva, Organic Electronics 10:6 (2009) 1178-1181 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Anomalous Tunneling in Carbon/Alkane/TiO2/Gold Molecular Electronic Junctions: Energy Level Alignment at the Metal/Semiconductor InterfaceHaijun Yan, and Richard L. McCreery, ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces (2009) Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
An investigation of germanium coated black kapton and upilex films under different environmental ground conditionsVirginie César-Auguste, Yuriy Butenko, Andreas Polsak, Thomas Rohr, Christopher Semprimoschnig, Ton de Rooij and Marc Van Eesbeek, ESA-ESTEC: Materials Space Evaluation & Radiation Effects Section (2008) Undertaken using: Relative Humidity Kelvin Probe
A study of the dynamic properties of photo-induced charge carriers at nanoporous TiO2/conductive substrate interfaces by the transient photovoltage techniqueXiao Wei, Tengfeng Xie, Dan Xu, Qidong Zhao, Shan Pang and Dejun Wang, Nanotechnology 19:27 (2008) 275707 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Work function engineering in low-temperature metalsNicholas D. Orf, Iain D. Baikie, Ofer Shapira and Yoel Fink, Applied Physics Letters 94 (2009) 113504 Undertaken using: Scanning Kelvin Probe
Surface photovoltage study of photogenerated charges in ZnO nanorods array grown on ITOQidong Zhao, Dejun Wang, Linlin Peng, Yanhong Lin, Min Yang and Tengfeng Xie, Chemical Physics Letters 434:1–3 (2007) 96–100 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Size- and orientation-dependent photovoltaic properties of ZnO nanorodsQ. D. Zhao, T. F. Xie, L. L. Peng, Y. H. Lin, P. Wang, L. Peng and D. J. Wang, Journal of Physical Chemistry C 111:45 (2007) 17136-17145 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Prediction of elastic-contact friction of transition metals under light loads based on their electron work functions, Electrochemical characterization of Si(111) modified with linear and branched alkyl chainsY. Li and D. Li, Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 40:19 (2007) 5980-5983 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Poly(3,3 '''-didodecylquarterthiophene) field effect transistors with single-walled carbon nanotube based source and drain electrodesY. Zhang, Y. Shi, F. Chen, S. Mhaisalkar, L. Li, B. Ong and Y. Wu, Applied Physics Letters 91:22 (2007) 223512 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Induced increase in surface work function and surface energy of indium tin oxide-doped ZnO films by (NH4)(2)S-x treatmentC. Tsai, Y. Lin, P. Wu, S. Chen, D. Liu, J. Hong, C. Liu, Y. Shih, J. Cheng and H. Chang, Journal of Applied Physics 101:11 (2007) 113713 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Electrochemical characterization of Si(111) modified with linear and branched alkyl chainsX. M. Bin, T. K. Mischki, C. Y. Fan, G. P. Lopinski and D. D. M. Wayner, Journal of Physical Chemistry C 111:36 (2007) 13547-13553 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Effects of the strain rate of prior deformation on the wear-corrosion synergy of carbon steelS. Yin, D. Li and R. Bouchard, Metallurgical and materials transactions A 263 (2007) 801-807 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Variation of surface morphology and electronic behavior under dynamic tensile conditionsW. Li, M. Cai, Z. Zong and S. Yu, Applied Physics Letters 88:18 (2006) 181902 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Tribological, mechanical and electrochemical properties of nanocrystalline copper deposits produced by pulse electrodepositionS. Tao and D. Li, Nanotechnology 17:1 (2006) 65-78 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
The electronic and optoelectronic properties study of N,N-dimethylperylene-3,4,9,10- dicarboximide/ITO film using surface photovoltage techniqueQ. Zhang, D. Wang, X. Wei, Q. Zhao, Y. Lin and M. Yang, Materials Chemistry and Physics 100:2-3 (2006) 230-235 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Preparation and characterization of polypyrrole/TiO2 coaxial nanocablesX. Lu, Q. Zhao, X. Liu, D. Wang, W. Zhang, C. Wang and Y. Wei, Macromolecular rapid communications 27:6 (2006) 430-434 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Plasma coating and surface modification of amorphous carbon for biomedical applicationsP. D. Maguire, T. I. T. Okpalugo and I. Ahmad, Recent Developments in Advanced Materials and Processes 518 (2006) 477-484 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
In situ measurements of simultaneous electronic behavior of Cu and Al induced by mechanical deformationW. Li and D. Li, Journal of Applied Physics 99:7 (2006) 073502 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Influence of surface morphology on corrosion and electronic behaviorW. Li and D. Li, Acta Materialia 54:2 (2006) 445-452 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Direct comparison of photoemission spectroscopy and in situ Kelvin probe work function measurements on indium tin oxide filmsM.M. Beerbom, B. Lägel, A.J. Cascio, B.V. Doran and R. Schlaf, Journal of Electron Spectroscopy and Related Phenomena 152:1–2 (2006) 12–17 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Detection of Metal Fatigue and Defects by Electron Work Function Topography and GradientG. H. Woo, California State Science Fair - Applied Mechanics/ Structures Mechanisms/ Manufacturing (2006) Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Variations of work function and corrosion behaviors of deformed copper surfacesW. Li and D. Li, Applied surface science 240:1-4 (2005) 388-395 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
On the correlation between surface roughness and work function in copperW. Li and D. Li, Journal of Chemical Physics 122:6 (2005) 064708 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Mechanical stability, corrosion performance and bioresponse of amorphous diamond-like carbon for medical stents and guidewiresP. D. Maguire, J. A. McLaughlin, T. I. T. Okpalugo, P. Lemoine, P. Papakonstantinou, E. T. McAdams, M. Needham, A. A. Ogwu, M. Ball and G. A. Abbas, Diamond and related materials 14:8 (2005) 1277-1288 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Frictional hardening and softening of steel 52100 during dry slidingW. Li, Y. Wang and X. Yang, Tribology Letters 18:3 (2005) 353-357 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Electron work function, adhesion, and friction between 3d transition metals under light loadsY. Li and D. Li, WEAR 259 (2005) 1432-1436 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Effects of prior cold work on corrosion and corrosive wear of copper in HNO3 and NaCl solutionsS. Yin and D. Li, Materials Science and Engineering A-Structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing 394:1-2 (2005) 266-276 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Effect of surface geometrical configurations induced by microcracks on the electron work functionW. Li and D. Li, Acta Materialia 53:14 (2005) 3871-3878 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Degradation of organic coatings in a corrosive environment: a study by scanning Kelvin probe and scanning acoustic microscopeB. Reddy and J. Sykes, Progress in Organic Coatings 52:4 (2005) 280-287 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Corrosion and corrosive wear of annealed, impact-fractured and slow bending-fractured surface layers of AISI 1045 steel in a 3.5% NaCl solutionS. Yin and D. Li, WEAR 259:1-6 (2005) 383-390 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Characterization of interfacial bonding using a scanning Kelvin probeW. Li and D. Li, Journal of Applied Physics 97:1 (2005) 014909 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Changes in surface roughness and work function of indium-tin-oxide due to KrF excimer laser irradiationY. Lin, I. Baikie, W. Chou, S. Lin, H. Chang, Y. Chen and W. Liu, Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology A 23:5 (2005) 1305-1308 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
An electronic criterion for the intrinsic embrittlement of structural intermetallic compoundsW. Li, Y. Wang, M. Cai and C. Wang, Journal of Applied Physics 98:8 (2005) 083503 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Transparent conducting coatings made by chemical nanotechnology processesM. Aegerter, N. Al-Dahoudi, A. Solieman, H. Kavak and P. Oliveira, Molecular crystals and liquid crystals 417 (2004) 589-598 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
The effect of silicon doping and thermal annealing on the electrical and structural properties of hydrogenated amorphous carbon thin filmsT. I. T Okpalugo, P. D. Maguire, A. A. Ogwu and J. A. D. McLaughlin, Diamond and related materials 13:4-8 (2004) 1549-1552 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Response of the electron work function to deformation and yielding behavior of copper under different stress statesW. Li, Y. Wang and D. Li, Physica Status Solidi A: Applied Research 201:9 (2004) 2005-2012 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Platelet adhesion on silicon modified hydrogenated amorphous carbon filmsT. I. T. Okpalugo, A. A. Ogwu, P. D. Maguire and J. A. D. McLaughlin, Biomaterials 25:2 (2004) 239-245 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Experimental studies on relationships between the electron work function, adhesion, and friction for 3d transition metalsY. Li and D. Li, Journal of Applied Physics 95:12 (2004) 7961-7965 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Effects of grain size from micro scale to nanoscales on the yield strain of brass under compressive and tensile stresses using a Kelvin probing techniqueD. Li, L. Wang and W. Li, Materials Science and Engineering A-Structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing 384:1-2 (2004) 355-360 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Effects of elastic and plastic deformations on the electron work function of metals during bending testsW. Li and D. Li, Philosophical magazine 84:35 (2004) 3717-3727 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Effect of grain size on the electron work function of Cu and AlW. Li and D. Li, Surface review and letters 11:2 (2004) 173-178 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Determination of the yield locus using a Kelvin probing methodW. Li and D. Li, Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 37:6 (2004) 948-951 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Deposition of carbon films onto metal and silicon substrates by filtered cathodic vacuum arc, plasma enhanced CVD and unbalanced magnetron sputteringI. Ahmad, P. D. Maguire, P. Lemoine, S. S. Roy and J. A. McLauglin, Diamond and related materials 13:4-8 (2004) 1346-1349 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Breakdown of organic coatings in corrosive environments examined by scanning Kelvin probe and scanning acoustic microscopyB. Reddy, M. Doherty and J. Sykes, Electrochimica Acta 49:17-18 (2004) 2965-2972 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Variable temperature surface photovoltage imaging of oxide and nitride coated multicrystalline silicon solar cellsI. Baikie and G. Forsyth, Microscopy of semiconducting materials 180 (2003) 519-522 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Utilisation of a micro-tip scanning Kelvin probe for non-invasive surface potential mapping of mc- Si solar cellsK. Dirscherl, I. Baikie, G. Forsyth and A. S. H. Van der Heide, Solar energy materials and solar cells 79:4 (2003) 485-494 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Surface potential and surface photovoltage of oxide and nitride coated multicrystalline silicon solar cells using a scanning Kelvin probeG. Forsyth, I. Baikie and A. S. H. van der Heide, Microscopy of semiconducting materials 180 (2003) 513-518 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Mechanical, electrochemical and tribological properties of nano-crystalline surface of 304 stainless steelX. Y. Wang and D. Y. Li, WEAR 255 (2003) 836-845 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
A study on the kinetic response of the electron work function to wearW. Li and D. Y. Li, WEAR 255 (2003) 333-340 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
A simple method for determination of the electron work function of different crystallographic faces of copperW. Li and D. Y. Li, Physica Status Solidi A: Applied Research 196:2 (2003) 390-395 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Modification of 27Cr cast iron with alloying yttrium for enhanced resistance to sliding wear in corrosive mediaT. C. Zhang and D. Y. Li, Metallurgical and materials transactions A 33:7 (2002) 1981-1989 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Kelvin probing technique: A promising method for the determination of the yield strain of a solid under different types of stressD. Y. Li, Physica Status Solidi A: Applied Research 191:2 (2002) 427-434 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Effects of yttrium on mechanical properties and chemical stability of passive film of aluminide coating on 1045 steelX. Y. Wang and D. Y. Li, Surface and Coatings Technology 160:1 (2002) 20-28 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Effects of dislocation on electron work function of metal surfaceW. Li and D. Y. Li, Materials Science and Technology 18:9 (2002) 1057-1060 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
The insulating properties of a-C : H on silicon and metal substratesP. D. Maguire, D. P. Magill, A. A. Ogwu and J. A. McLaughlin, Diamond and related materials 10:2 (2001) 216-223 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Study of high- and low-work-function surfaces for hyperthermal surface ionization using an absolute Kelvin probeI. Baikie, U. Peterman, B. Lagel and K. Dirscherl, Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology A 19:4 (2001) 1460-1466 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Pt-Ru model catalysts for anodic methanol oxidation: Influence of structure and composition on the reactivityH. Hoster, T. Iwasita, H. Baumgartner and W. Vielstich, Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 3:3 (2001) 337-346 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Improvement in the corrosion-erosion resistance of 304 stainless steel with alloyed yttriumT. C. Zhang and D. Y. Li, Journal of Materials Science 36:14 (2001) 3479-3486 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Electron work function: A parameter sensitive to the adhesion behavior of crystallographic surfacesD. Y. Li and W. Li, Applied Physics Letters 79:26 (2001) 4337-4338 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Electrical characteristics of nitrogen incorporated hydrogenated amorphous carbonD. P. Magill, A. A. Ogwu, J. A. McLaughlin, P. D. Maguire, R. W. McCullough, D. Voulot and D. Gillen, Journal of vacuum science and technology A 19:5 (2001) 2456-2462 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Beneficial effects of yttrium on the mechanical failure and chemical stability of the passive film of 304 stainless steelX. Y. Wang and D. Y. Li, Materials Science and Engineering A-Structural Materials Properties Microstructure and Processing 315:1-2 (2001) 158-165 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Work function study of rhenium oxidation using an ultra high vacuum scanning Kelvin probeI. Baikie, U. Petermann, A. Speakman, B. Lagel, K. Dirscherl and P. Estrup, Journal of Applied Physics 88:7 (2000) 4371-4375 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Kelvin probe and ultraviolet photoemission measurements of indium tin oxide work function: a comparisonJ. Kim, B. Lagel, E. Moons, N. Johansson, I. Baikie, W. Salaneck, R. Friend and F. Cacialli, Synthetic metals 111 (2000) 311-314 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe
Boron surface phase on Si(111): atomic structure and Si overgrowth studied by scanning tunneling microscopy and work function measurementT. Stimpel, H. Hoster, J. Schulze, H. Baumgartner and I. Eisele, Thin Solid Films 380:1-2 (2000) 29-31 Undertaken using: Single-Point Kelvin Probe

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