Publications


Reliable Passivation of Black Phosphorus by Thin Hybrid Coating

S. Gamage, A. Fali, N. Aghamiri, L. Yang, P.D. Ye and Y. Abate

IOP Nanotechnology (in press)

DOI: 10.1088/1361-6528/aa7532


Towards Understanding and Control of Nanoscale Phase Segregation in InGaN Alloys

Y. Abate, V.E. Babicheva, V.S. Yakovlev and N. Dietz

Invited Book Chapter in III-Nitride Materials and Nano-Structures, Ed: Zhe Chuan Feng, Imperial College Press (in press).


Geometric constraints on phase coexistence in vanadium dioxide single crystals

C. McGahan, S. Gamage, J. Liang, B. Cross, R. E Marvel, Richard F Haglund and Y. Abate

IOP Nanotechnology 28, 085701, (9pp), (2017)

DOI: 10.1088/1361-6528/aa5652


Effect of AlN buffer layers on the structural and optoelectronic properties of InN/AlN/Sapphire heterostructures grown by MEPA-MOCVD

M. K. I. Senevirathna, D. Seidlitz, A. Fali, B. Cross, Y. Abate and N. Dietz

Proc. SPIE 9954, Fifteenth International Conference on Solid State Lighting and LED-based Illumination
Systems, 99540R (September 7, 2016)

DOI: 10.1117/12.2237957


Nanoscopy of Phase Separation in InxGa1-xN Alloys

Y. Abate, D. Seidlitz, A. Fali, S. Gamage, V. Babicheva, V. S. Yakovlev, M. I. Stockman, R. Collazo, D. Alden and
N. Dietz

ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2016, 8 (35), pp 23160-23166

DOI: 10.1021/acsami.6b06766


Nanoscopy of Black Phosphorus Degradation

S. Gamage, Z. Li, V. S. Yakovlev, C. Lewis, H. Wang, S. B. Cronin and Y. Abate

Advanced Materials Int., Volume: 3 Issue: 12, Article Number: 1600121

DOI: 10.1002/admi.201600121 (Cover Paper)


Nanoscopy Reveals Metallic Black Phosphorus

Y. Abate, S. Gamage, Z. Li, V. Babicheva, M. H. Javani, H. Wang, S.B. Cronin and M.I. Stockman

Light: Science & Applications (2016), 5, e16162

DOI: 10.1038/lsa.2016.162


Optoelectronic and structural properties of InGaN grown by Migration-Enhanced, Plasma-Assisted MOCVD

D. Seidlitz, M. K. I. Senevirathna, Y. Abate, A. Hoffmann and N. Dietz

Proc. SPIE 9571, Fourteenth International Conference on Solid State Lighting and LED-based Illumination Systems, 95710P (September 8, 2015)

DOI: 10.1117/12.2188612


Control of plasmonic nanoantennas by reversible metal-insulator transition

Y. Abate, R. E. Marvel, J. I. Ziegler, S. Gamage, M. H. Javani, M. I. Stockman and R. F. Haglund

Sci. Rep., 5, 13997. (2015)

DOI: 10.1038/srep13997


Near-Field Spectroscopy and Imaging of Single Nanoparticles

Yohannes Abate

The Dekker Encylopedia of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, (Invited Book Chapter).

DOI: 10.1081/E-ENN3-120050582


Temperature Gated Thermal Rectifier for Active Heat Flow Control

J. Zhu, K. Hippalgaonkar, S. Shen, Y. Abate, K. Wang, S. Lee, J. Wu, X. Yin, A. Majumdar and X. Zhang

Nano Lett., 2014, 14 (8), pp 4867-4872

DOI: 10.1021/nl502261m


Heat-Induced Coarsening of Layer-by-Layer Assembled Mixed Au and Pd Nanoparticles

Y. Shon, D. J. Shon, V. Troung, D. J. Gavia, R.Torrico and Y. Abate

Adv Nano Res., 2014 Feb 1; 2(1): 57-67

DOI: 10.12989/anr.2014.2.1.057


Near-field spatial mapping of strongly interacting multiple plasmonic infared antennas

S. E. Grefe, Daan Leiva, S. Mastel, S. D. Dhuey, S. Cabrini, P. J. Schuck and Y. Abate

Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys., 2013,15, 18944-18950

DOI: 10.1039/C3CP53104J


Near-field Nanoscale Investigation of Optical Properties of Bi2Se3 Thin-films.

S. E. Grefe, M. Tan, S. Derakhshan and Y. Abate

MRS Online Proceedings Library, 1557, mrss13-1557-y03-08

DOI: 10.1557/opl.2013.1043


Real-Space Mapping of Nanoplasmonic Hotspots via Antenna Gap-Loading.

S. Mastel, S. E. Grefe, B. Cross, A. Taber, S. Dhuey, S. Cabrini, J. Schuck and Y. Abate

Appl. Phys. Lett., 101, 131102 (2012)

DOI: 10.1063/1.4754534


Characterization of localized surface plasmon resonance transducers produced from Au25 nanoparticle multilayers

P. Vaccarello, L. Tran, J. Meinen, C. Kwon, Y. Abate and Y. Seok Shon

Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochem. Eng. Aspects 402 (2012), 146-151

DOI: 10.1016/j.colsurfa.2012.03.041


Nanoscale near-field infrared spectroscopic imaging of silica-shell/gold-core and pure silica nanoparticles

Z. Nuño, B. Hessler, B. Heiberg, R. Damato, T. Dunlap, Y. Shon and Y. Abate

J. Nanopart Res., 14:766 (2012)

DOI: 10.1007/s11051-012-0766-z


Near-field infrared nanoscopy of phonon resonant silica and silica-coated Au nanoparticles

Z. Nuño, B. Hessler, J. Ochoa, Y. Shon, C. Bonney and Y. Abate

NSTI-NanoTech 2011, ISBN 978-1-4398-7142-3, Vol. 1, 2011


Nanoscale subsurface- and material-specific identification of single nanoparticles

Z. Nuño, B. Hessler, J. Ochoa, Y. Shon, C. Bonney and Y. Abate

Optics Express 19, 20865 (2011)

DOI: 10.1364/OE.19.020865


Nanoscale Infrared Absorption Spectroscopy of Individual Nanoparticles Enabled by Scattering-Type Near-Field Microscopy

J. M. Stiegler§, Y. Abate§, A. Cvitkovic, Y. Romanyuk, A. J. Huber, S. Leone and R. Hillenbrand (§ Equal contribution)

ACS Nano 5, 6494 (2011)

DOI: 10.1021/nn2017638


Nanometer-scale dielectric constant of Ge quantum dots using apertureless near-field scanning optical microscopy

Y. Ogawa, F. Minami, Y. Abate and S. Leone

App. Phys. Lett., 96, 063107 (2010)

DOI: 10.1063/1.3309692


Nanometer-scale size dependent imaging of cetyl trimethyl ammonium bromide (CTAB) capped and uncapped gold nanoparticles by apertureless near-field optical microscopy

Y. Abate, A. Schwartzberg, D. Strasser and S. Leone

Chem. Phys. Lett., 474,146 (2009)

DOI: 10.1016/j.cplett.2009.04.026


Spectroscopy and Chemical Dynamics of Group II-Metal Ion-Formaldehyde Complexes

P. Kleiber, W. Lu and Y. Abate

Int'l J. Mass Spec., 269, 1 (2008). (invited review article)

DOI: 10.1016/j.ijms.2007.09.002


Photodissociation Spectroscopy and Dynamics of Mg+ -Acetic Acid Complex

Y. Abate and P. Kleiber

J. Chem. Phys., 125, 184310 (2006)

DOI: 10.1063/1.2386156


Photodissociation Spectroscopy of Zn+(H2O) and Zn+(D2O)

Y. Abate and P. Kleiber

J. Chem. Phys., 122, 084305 (2005)

DOI: 10.1063/1.1847610


Photodissociation Spectroscopy of Zn+-Formaldehyde

W. Lu, Y. Abate, T.H. Wong and P. Kleiber

J. Phys. Chem., A.108, 10661 (2004)

DOI: 10.1021/jp040514a


Optimization and enhancement of H- ions in a magnetized sheet plasma

Y. Abate and H. Ramos

Rev. Sci. Instrum., 71, 3689 (2000)

DOI: 10.1063/1.1289510

(Other Publications)

  Ogawa, Y.; Nakajima, D.; Minami, F.; Abate, Yohannes; Leone, Stephen R., "Nanometer-scale Mapping of Dielectric Constant of Ge/Si Quantum Dots by Using Apertureless Near-field Scanning Optical Microscopy",
AIP Conference Proceedings Vol. 1399 Issue 1, p557.
(PHYSICS OF SEMICONDUCTORS: 30th International Conference on the Physics of Semiconductors)
  Y. Abate, M. Arciaga and H. Ramos, "Density measurements of negative hydrogen ions using mass spectrometer",
Science Diliman 13 (2) (2001) 33.
  Y. Abate and H. Ramos, "Optimization and enhancement of H- ion production in magnetized sheet plasma source",
Abstracts of the Regional Meeting on Plasma Research in the 21st Century, Bangkok, May 7-12, 2000, p.12.
  Y. Abate, M. Arciaga and H.J. Ramos "Density measurements of negative hydrogen ion using a mass spectrometer",
Proc. 18th SPP Congress, Puerto Princesa, Palawan, Oct. 27-29, 2000.
  Y. Abate, P. Concepcion, R. Awayan, M. Arciaga, M. Macandog, L. Mejia, V. Noguera, M.G. Cardinal and H. Ramos, "Enhanced negative hydrogen ion production in volume ion source",
Proc. 17th SPP Congress, Tacloban City, Leyte, Oct. 22-24, 1999, p.149.