Max Lagally

Erwin W. Mueller Professor and Bascom Professor of Surface Science

University of Wisconsin-Madison
1109 Engineering Research Building
1500 Engineering Drive
Madison, WI 53706
(608)263-2078
Fax (608)265-4118
lagally@engr.wisc.edu

 


 

 

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Recent publications include:

  1. “Mechanical Stability of Ultra Thin Ge/Si Film on SiO2: the Effect of the Si/SiO2 Interface”, Minghuang Huang, J. A. Nairn, M. G. Lagally, and Feng Liu, J. Appl. Phys. 97, 116108 (2005).
  2. "Bending of Nanoscale Ultrathin Substrates by Growth of Strained Thin Films and Islands”, Minghuang Huang, P. Rugheimer, M. G. Lagally, and Feng Liu, Phys. Rev. 72, 085450 (2005).
  3. “Cold-Plasma Modification of Oxide Surfaces for Covalent Biomolecule Attachment”, B. J. Larson, J.M. Helgren, S. O. Manolache, M. G. Lagally, and F. S. Denes, Biosensors and Bioelectronics 21, 796 (2005).
  4. “Self-Organization of Semiconductor Nanocrystals by Selective Surface Faceting”, B. Yang, P.P. Zhang, D.E. Savage, M.G. Lagally, G.-H. Lu, M.-H. Huang, and Feng Liu, Phys. Rev. B 72, 235413 (2005).
  5. “Silicon-Based Nanomembrane Materials: The Ultimate in Strain Engineering”, Hao-Chih Yuan, M. M. Roberts, P.P. Zhang, B.-N. Park, L. J. Klein, D. E. Savage, F. S. Flack, Z.Q. Ma, P. G. Evans, M. A. Eriksson, G. K. Celler, and M. G. Lagally, Digest of Papers, 2006 Topical Meeting on Si Monolithic Integrated Circuits in RF Systems (SiRF06), ed. R. Drayton, IEEE, Piscataway, NJ (2006).
  6. Electronic Transport in Nanometre-Scale Silicon-on-Insulator Membranes”, P. P. Zhang, Emma Tevaarwerk, B.-N. Park, D. E. Savage, G. Celler, I. Knezevic, P.G. Evans, M. A. Eriksson, and M. G. Lagally, Nature 439, 703 (2006).
  7. “Elastically Relaxed Free-Standing Strained-Si Nanomembranes”, M.M. Roberts, L.J. Klein, D.E. Savage, M. Friesen, G. K. Celler, M.A. Eriksson, and M.G. Lagally, Nature Materials 5, 388 (2006).
  8. "High-Speed Strained-Single-Crystal Silicon Thin-Film Transistors on Flexible Polymers”, H.C. Yuan, Z.Q. Ma, M. M. Roberts, D. E. Savage, and M. G. Lagally, J. Appl. Phys. 100, 013708 (2006).
  9. “Electrical Conductivity in Silicon Nanomembranes”, P.P. Zhang, E. P. Nordberg, B.-N. Park, G. K. Celler, I. Knezevic, P.G. Evans, M. A. Eriksson, and M. G. Lagally, New Journal of Physics 8, 200 (2006).
  10. “Polymer Light Emitting Diodes and Poly(di-n-octylfluorene) Thin Films as Fabricated with a Microfuidics Applicator”, H. Cheun, P. P. Rugheimer, B. J. Larson, P. Gopalan, M. G. Lagally, and M.J. Winokur, J. Appl. Phys. 100, 073510 (2006).
  11. “Silicon Nanomembranes”, M.G. Lagally, MRS Bulletin, (invited) January 2007
  12. “Strain Engineered Silicon Nanomembranes”, M.G. Lagally, J. of Physics, Conference Series (JPCS) (invited) in press
  13. “Elastically Strain Sharing Nanomembranes: Flexible and Transferable Strained Silicon and Silicon-Germanium Alloys”, S. A. Scott and M. G. Lagally, J. Phys. D. (invited) in press.

Patents:

Patents/Disclosures

   Patents

  1. “Low-Voltage Field Emission Gun", J. A. Martin and M. G. Lagally, patent #4,427,886, January 24, 1984.
  2. “Sensorless Control for Piezoelectric Positioners”, S.H. Walker, R.D. Lorenz, and M.G. Lagally, patent #5,714,831, February 3, 1998.
  3. "Solid-State Quantum Dot Devices and Quantum Computing Using Nanostructured Logic Gates", M. A. Eriksson, M. G. Friesen, R. J. Joynt, M. G. Lagally, D. W. van der Weide, P. Rugheimer, and D. E. Savage, patent #6,597,010, July 22, 2003.
  4. “Stress Control of Semiconductor Microstructures for Thin Film Growth”, A. Lal, C. H. Lee, P. Rugheimer, and M. Lagally, patent #6,858,888, February 22, 2005.
  5. “Methods and Apparata for Precisely Dispensing Microvolumes of Fluids”, Bradley J. Larson, Chung Hoon Lee, Amit Lal, and M. G. Lagally, patent #6,874,699, April 5, 2005.
  6. “Deposition of Samples and Sample Matrix for Enhancing the Sensitivity of Matrix Assisted Laser Desorption/Ionization Mass Spectroscopy”, D. M. Barnes, M. G. Lagally, B.J. Larson, and M.M. Vestling, patent #7,095,018, August 22, 2006.
  7. “Stress Control of Semiconductor Microstructures for Thin Film Growth”, A. Lal, C. H. Lee, P. Rugheimer, and M. Lagally, patent #7,109,12, September 19, 2006 (divisional patent from original on February 22, 2005.

   Patents Pending

  1. “Plasma-Enhanced Functionalization of Inorganic Oxide Surfaces”, F. S. Denes, S. O. Manolache, J.Helgren, B. J. Larson, and M.G. Lagally, application #P04163US, filed April 2004.
  2. “Plasma–Enhanced Functionalization of Carbon-Containing Substrates”, F. S. Denes, S. O. Manolache, L.E. Cruz-Barba, B. J. Larson, and M.G. Lagally, application #P03334US, filed April 2004.
  3. "Carbon Nanotube Schottky Barrier Photovoltaic Cell”, T. Narkis, M. Marcus, M.A. Eriksson, and M.G. Lagally, application #P04002US, filed May 2004.
  4. “Fabrication of Silicon/Silicon-Germanium Heterojunction Structures”. M.R. Roberts, D.E. Savage, and M.G. Lagally, application #P04286US, filed December 2004.
  5. “Methods and Apparata for Precisely Dispensing Microvolumes of Fluids”, B. J. Larson, C.-H. Lee, A. Lal, and M. G. Lagally application #P05240US (divisional patent application) filed February 2005.
  6. “RF Plasma-Enhanced Deposition of Fluorinated Films”, S. Manolache, S. Cruz-Barbara, F. Denes, and M.G. Lagally, application #P05359US, filed January 2006.
  7. “Method for Double-sided Processing of Thin-Film Transistors”, H.-C. Yuan; Z.Q. Ma, G. Wang, P.G. Evans, M.A. Eriksson, and M.G. Lagally, application #P06047US, filed February 2006.
  8. “PIN Diodes for Photodetection and High-Speed, High-Resolution Image Sensing”, Zhenqiang Ma and M. G. Lagally, application #P04389US, filed June 2006.
  9. "Multilayer Si/SiO2 Heterostructures: Si Quantum Cascade Laser and Si Membrane Dielectric Mirror, M.A. Eriksson and M.G. Lagally, #P06013US, July 2005, in progress.
  10. “Lithographically Defined Si Nanowires”, Paul G. Evans, M.A. Eriksson, and M.G. Lagally, #P06170US November 2005, in progress.
  11. “Efficient Solar Cell Based on Lithographically Defined Graphite”, Feng Liu and M.G. Lagally, #P06378US, April 2006, in progress.
  12. “Silicon Nanomembrane Thermoelectric Materials and Devices”, C. Ritz, P.G. Evans, and M.G. Lagally, #P06453US, June 2006, in progress.
 
 
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