Nanoelectronics & Nanoenergetics Laboratory
                                                                                       Sustainable Energy Development

Selected Publications







  1. N. Badi, A.M. Nair, and A. Bensaoula, "Field emission pressure micro sensors with non-silicon membranes", Applied Surface Science 256, 4990 (2010 PDF).

  2. J. Pisonero, L. Lobo, N. Bordel, A. Tempez, A. Bensaoula, N. Badi, and A. Sanz-Medel, "Quantitative depth profile analysis of boron implanted silicon by pulsed-rf-GD-TOFMS", Solar Energy Materials & Solar Cells 94, 1352 (2010 PDF).

  3. A. Alemu, A. Freundlich, N. Badi, C. Boney and A. Bensaoula, "Low temperature deposited boron nitride thin films for a robust anti-reflection coating of solar cells", Solar Energy Materials & Solar Cells94, 921 (2010 PDF).

  4. N. Badi and A. Bensaoula, "Nano-engineered dielectrics for energy storage solutions", Nanotech 2, 534 (2009).

  5. A.V. Karabutov, G.A. Shafeev, N. Badi, and A. Bensaoula, "3D Periodic structures grown on silicon by radiation of a pulsed Nd:YAG laser and their field emission properties", Applied Surface Science, 252, 4453 (2006 PDF).

  6. H. Chen, M. N. Iliev, J. R.Liu, K. B. Ma, W.-K. Chu, N. Badi, A. Bensaoula, and E. B. Svedberg, "Room temperature deposition of diamond-like carbon field emitter on flexible substrates", Nuclear instruments and methods in physics research section B 243, 75(2006 PDF).

  7. N. Badi, C. Boney, and A. Bensaoula, "Self-packaged boron nitride capacitor for high temperature applications", Journal of Microelectronics and Electronic Packaging, Vol. 1, 4th Qtr, p217 (2004 PDF).

  8. V. Ageev, M. Ugarov, V. Frolov, A. Karabutov, E. Loubnin, N. Badi and A. Bensaoula, " X-ray induced modification of BN thin films electronic properties", J. Appl. Phys.88, 7351 (2000 PDF).

  9. N. Badi, D. Starikov, A. Bensaoula, V. Ageev, A. Karabutov, M. Ugarov, and E. Loubnin, "Laser-induced modifications of carbon nitride films", J. Appl. Phys.88, 7197(2000 PDF).

  10. N. Badi, A. Tempez, D. Starikov, A. Bensaoula, V.P.Ageev, A. Karabutov, M.V. Ugarov, V. Frolov, E. Loubnin, K. Waters and A. Shultz, "Field emission from as-grown and surface modified BN and CN thin films" J. Vac. Soc.Technol. A 17, 1191 (1999 PDF).

  11. Tempez, N. Badi, J. Kulik, and A. Bensaoula, "Surface composition of BN, CN, and BCN thin films", J. Vac. Soc.Technol. A 16, 2896 (1998 PDF).

  12. N. Badi, A. Bousetta, A. Bensaoula, and H. Aourag, "Dynamical charge and force constant calculations in c-BN under pressure", Phys.Stat.Sol.(b) 198, 721 (1996 PDF).

  13. N. Badi, H. Abid, B. Soudini, N. Amrane, M. Driz, B. Khelifa , and H. Aourag, “Valence and conduction band-edges-charge densities in Ga1-xAlxP mixed crystals”, Mater.Chem.Phys 38, 243 (1994 PDF).

  14. H. Aourag, G. Merad, K. Ghaffour, H. Abid, N. Badi, and B. Khelifa, “The high pressure behavior of InSb and b-SiC”, Comp.Mater.Sci. 1, 78 (1992 PDF).