Imperial College London


Faculty of EngineeringDepartment of Electrical and Electronic Engineering

Reader in Optical and Semiconductor Devices



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Arash Mostolfi, Dept. of Material Science, Imperial College London, Thermoelectricity in Si nanowire arrays, 2009 - 2012

C. W. Hagen, TU Delft, Neatherlands, Electron beam lithographyCollaborator on FP7 project, 2012 - 2016

Andras Kis, EPFL, Switzerland, Beyond CMOS devices, 2013 - 2016

Francesc Perez-Murano, Spanish National Research Council, Beyond CMOS devices, 2012 - 2016

Ivo Rangelow, University of Ilmenau, Germany, Beyond CMOS devicesNanoscale lithographic techniques, 2011 - 2016

Prof. S. Uno, RitsumeikanUniversity, Japan, 2005 - 2009

Prof. N. Koshida, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, 2000 - 2009

Prof. W. I. Milne, University of Cambridge, 2005 - 2009

Prof. H Mizuta, University of Southampton, 1997 - 2011

Prof. S. Oda, Tokyo Institute of Technology, 2000 - 2009

Guest Lectures

Inter-grain coupling effects on Coulomb oscillations in dual-gated nano crystalline silicon point-contact transistors, Polycrystalline Semiconductors VIII, 2004, Potsdam, Germany, 2004

Transport properties of NeoSilicon materials, JSAP Conference 2009, Toyama, Japan, 2009

Electron transport and single-electron effects in Si nanocrystals and nanochains, Int. Symp. Atom-scale Si Hybrid Nanotech. "More-than-Moore and beyond", Southampton, U.K., 2010

Single-electron transistors, memory and logic in silicon, 2nd Open Workshop on the Fusion of Bio-, Nano- and Semiconductor-Technologies, Osaka, 2005

Single-electron devices in silicon, 2005 Silicon Nanoelectronics Workshop, Kyoto, Japan, 2005

Electron conduction and charging effects in silicon nanocrystals, 2nd Int. Workshop on Semiconducting Nanoparticles, Duisberg, Germany, 2008

Electronic transport in silicon nanocrystals and nanochains, Micro and Nanoengineering conference (MNE) 2008, Athens, Greece, 2008

Nanoscale single-electron and quantum dot devices for 'beyond-CMOS' application, Nano-S&T 2012 Conference, Tsingtao, China, 2012

Scanning Probe Lithography approach for beyond CMOS devices, SPIE, San Jose, USA, 2013

Seebeck coefficient in silicon nanowire arrays, Japan Society for the Promotion of Science (JSPS), Tokyo, Japan, 2013

Research Staff


Research Student Supervision

He,J, Few-electron transfer devices for single-electron logic applications

Rafiq,A, Electron transport in grown Si nanocrystals and nanochains

Khalafalla,MAH, Electron transport in nanocrystalline silicon: electrostatic and wavefunction interactions

Wang,C, Si nanowires for single-electron transistor fabrication

Krali,E, Thermoelectric effects in Si nanowires

Zadeh,YH, Nanoscale tunnel junctions for IETS measurements

Zaremba-Tymieniecki,M, Field-effect transistors in chemically etched Si nano wires