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Submitted

  • B. Lü, L. Souqui, V. Elofsson, and K. Sarakinos, "Experimental validation on nanoscale aggregation theory in on-wetting systems", submitted in November 2016.
  • D. Magnfält, E. Melander, R.D. Boyd, V. Kapaklis, and K. Sarakinos, "The effect of inter-particle coupling on the plasmonic properties of Ag/AlOxNy nanocomposites", submitted in October 2016.

Accepted

 

In Press    

  • I. Pilch and K. Sarakinos, "Pulsed Plasmas: Nanoparticle and Thin Film Synthesis", In Encyclopedia of Plasma Technologies, 1st Edition,  J. Shohet, Ed., Taylor and Francis, New York, 2016 (forthcoming).

2016

  • A. Aijaz, S. Louring, D. Lundin, T. Kubart, J. Jensen, D. Lundin, K. Sarakinos, and U. Helmersson, "Synthesis of hydrogenated diamond-like carbon thin films using neon-acetylene based high power impulse magnetron sputtering discharges", J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A. 34 (2016) 061504. [link to the article]
  • E. Chason, M. Karlson, J.J. Colin, D. Magnfält, K. Sarakinos and G. Abadias, "A kinetic model for stress generation in thin films grown from energetic vapor fluxes", J. Appl. Phys. 119 (2016) 145307. [link to the article]
  • V. Elofsson, G. Almyras, B. Lü, R. Boyd, and K. Sarakinos, "Atomic arrangement in immiscible Ag-Cu alloys synthesized far-from-equilibrium", Acta Mater. 110 (2016) 114. [link to the article]
  • R.D. Boyd, V. Elofsson, and K. Sarakinos, "Resolving the Nanostructure of Self Organized Thin Films Using Corrected Transmission Electron Microscopy", MRS Advances, Available on CJO 2016 doi:10.1557/adv.2016.34. [link to the article]
  • K. Sarakinos, G. Greczynski, V. Elofsson, D. Magnfält, H. Högberg, and B. Alling, "Theoretical and experimental study of metastable solid solutions and phase stability within the immisscible Ag-Mo binary system", J. Appl. Phys. 119 (2016) 095303. [link to the article]
  • D. Magnfält, A. Fillon, R. Boyd, U. Helmersson, K. Sarakinos, and G. Abadias, "Adatom insertion into grain boundaries generates intrinsic compressive stress in polycrystalline thin films", J. Appl. Phys., 119 (2016) 055305. [link to the article]

2015

  • B. Lü, E.P. Münger, and K. Sarakinos, "Coalescence-controlled and coalescence-free growth regimes during deposition of pulsed metal vapor fluxes on insulating surfaces", J. Appl. Phys.,117 (2015) 134304.  [ link to the article ]

2014

  • V. Elofsson, M. Saraiva, R. D. Boyd, and K. Sarakinos, "Double in-plane alignment in biaxially textured thin films", Appl. Phys. Lett., 105 (2014) 233113. [link to the article]
  • B. Lü, V. Elofsson, E. P. Münger, and K. Sarakinos, "Dynamic competition between island growth and coalescence in metal-on-insulator deposition", Appl. Phys. Lett. 105 (2014) 163107. [link to the article]
  • V. Elofsson, B. Lü, D. Magnfält, E.P. Münger, and K. Sarakinos, "Unravelling the physical mechanisms that determine microstructural evolution in ultra-thin Volmer-Weber films", J. Appl. Phys. 116 (2014) 044302. [link to the article]
  • K. Sarakinos, D. Magnfält, V. Eloffson, and B. Lü,"Atomistic view on thin film nuclelation and growth by using highly ionized and pulsed vapour fluxes", Surf. Coat. Technol. 257 (2014) 326. [link to the article] (Invited Review Article)
  • A. Aijaz, K. Sarakinos, M. Raza, J. Jensen, and U. Helmersson, "Principles for designing sputtering-based strategies for high-rate synthesis of dense and hard amorphous carbon thin films", Diamond and Related Materials, 44 (2014) 117. [link to the article]
  • P. Eklund, J. Frodelius, L. Hultman, J. Lu, and D. Magnfält, "Epitaxial growth of γ-Al2O3 on Ti2AlC(0001) by reactive high-power impulse magnetron sputtering", AIP Advances 4 (2014) 017138. [link to the article]
  • S. Sonderby, A. Aijaz, U. Helmersson, K. Sarakinos, and P. Eklund,"Deposition of yttria-stabilized zirconia thin films for solid oxide fuell cells by high power impule magnetron sputtering and pulsed magnetron sputtering", Surf. Coat. Technol. 240 (2014) 1. [link to the artice]

2013

  • D. Magnfällt, G. Abadias, and K. Sarakinos, "Atom insertion into grain boundaries and stress generation in physically vapor deposited films", Appl. Phys. Lett. 103 (2013) 051910. [link to the article]
  • V. Elofsson, D. Magnfält, M. Samuelsson, and K. Sarakinos, "Tilt of the columnar microstructure in off-normally deposited thin films using highly ionized fluxes", J. Appl. Phys. 113 (2013) 174906. [link to the article]
  • D. Magnfält, V. Elofsson, G. Abadias, U. Helmersson, and K. Sarakinos, "Time-domain and energetic bombardment effect on the nucleation and coalescence of metallic films on amorphous substrates", J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 46 (2013) 215303. [link to the article]

2012

  • K. Jiang, K. Sarakinos, A. Atiser, A. Reinholdt, J. Mayer, and J. M. Schneider, “On the high temperature stability of vapor deposited gamma-Al2O3 coated WC-Co”, International Journal of Material research 103 (2012) 1. [link to the article]
  • M. Samuelsson, D. Lundin, K. Sarakinos, F. Björefors, B. Wälivaara, H. Ljungcrantz, and U. Helmersson, “The influence of ionization degree on film properties when using high power impulse magnetron sputtering”, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A 30 (2012) 031507. [link to the article]
  • D. Lundin and K. Sarakinos, "An introduction to thim film processing using high power impulse magnetron sputtering", J. Mat. Res. 27 (2012) 780. [link to the article] (Invited Review Article)
  • A. Aijaz, K. Sarakinos, D. Lundin, N. Brenning, and U. Helmersson, “A strategy for increased carbon ionization in magnetron sputtering discharges”, 23 (2012) 1 Diamonds and Related Materials. [link to the article]
  • K. Sarakinos, S. Mraz, A. Braun, C. Zilkens, J. M. Schneider, H. Zoubos, and P. Patsalas, “Exploring the potential of high power impulse magnetron sputtering for growth of diamond-line carbon films”, Surf. and Coat. Technol. 23 (2012) 1. [link to the article]
  • M. Samuelsson, K. Sarakinos, H. Högberg, E. Lewin, U. Jansson, B. Wälivaara, H. Ljungcrantz, and U. Helmersson, “Growth of TiC/a-C:H nanocomposite films by reactive high power impulse magnetron sputtering under industrial conditions”, Surf. Coat. Technol. 206 (2012) 2396. [link to the article]

2011

  • M. Aiempanakit, T. Kubart, P. Larsson, K. Sarakinos, J. Jensen, and U. Helmersson, “Hysteresis and process stability in reactive high power impulse magnetron sputtering of metal oxides”, Thin Solid Films 519 (2011) 7779. [link to the article]
  • D. Music, F. Nahif, K. Sarakinos, N. Friedrichsen, and J. M. Schneider, “Ab initio molecular dynamics of Al irradiation-induced processes during Al2O3 growth”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 98 (2011) 111908. [link to the article]

2010

  • K. Jiang, D. Music, K. Sarakinos, and J. M. Schneider, “Ab initio study of effects of substitutional additives on the phase stability of γ-alumina”, J. Phys.: Cond. Matter 22 (2010) 50502. [link to the article]
  • K. Jiang, K. Sarakinos, S. Konstantinidis, and J. M. Schneider, “Low temperature synthesis of a-Al2O3 films by high power plasma assited chemical vapor deposition”, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 43 (2010) 32520. [link to the article]
  • K. Sarakinos, J. Alami, and S. Konstantinidis, "High power pulsed magnetron sputtering: scientific and engineering state of the art", Surf. Coat. Technol. 204 (2010) 1661. [link to the article] (Invited Review Article)
  • K. Sarakinos, D. Music, S. Mraz, M. to Baben, K. Jiang, F. Nahif, A. Braun, C. Zilkens, S. Konstantinidis, F. Renaux, D. Cossement, F. Munnik, and J. M. Schneider, “On the phase formation of sputtered hafnium oxide and oxynitride films”, J. Appl. Phys. 108 (2010) 014904. [link to the article]
  • K. Sarakinos, D. Music, F. Nahif, K. Jiang, A. Braun, C. Zilkens, and J. M. Schneider, “Ionized physical vapor deposited Al2O3 films: Does subplantation favor formation of a-Al2O3?”, Phys. Status Solidi RRL 4 (2010) 154. [link to the article]

2009

  • J. Alami, S. Bolz, K. Sarakinos, "High power pulsed magnetron sputtering: fundamentals and applications", J. All. Comp. 483 (2009) 530. [link to the article] (Invited Review Article)
  • J. Alami, K. Sarakinos, F. Uslu, and M. Wuttig, “On the relationship between the peak target current and the morphology of chromium nitride thin films deposited by high power pulsed magnetron sputtering”, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 42 (2009) 015304. [link to the article]
  • J. Alami, K. Sarakinos, F. Uslu, C. Klever, J. Dukwen, and M. Wuttig, “On the phase formation of titanium oxide films grown by reactive high power pulsed magnetron sputtering”, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 42 (2009) 115204. [link to the article]

2008

  • K. Sarakinos, J. Alami, D. Severin, P. Karimi, and M. Wuttig, “The effect of backscattered energetic atoms on the stress formation and the surface morphology of reactively sputtered vanadium nitride films”, Thin Solid Films 516 (2008) 4568. [link to the article]
  • K. Sarakinos, J. Wördenweber, F. Uslu, P. Schulz, J. Alami, and M. Wuttig “The effect of the microstructure and the surface topography on the electrical properties of thin Ag films deposited by high power pulsed magnetron sputtering”, Surf. and Coat. Technol. 202 (2008) 2323. [link to the article]
  • D. Severin, K. Sarakinos, O Kappertz, A. Pflug, and M. Wuttig, “Tailoring of structure and phase composition in reactively sputtered zirconium oxide films using nitrogen as additional reactive gas”, J. Appl. Phys. 103 (2008) 083306. [link to the article]
  • K. Sarakinos, J. Alami, C. Klever, and M. Wuttig, “Process stabilization and enhancement of the deposition rate during reactive high power pulsed magnetron sputtering of zirconium oxide films”, Surf. Coat Technol. 200 (2008) 5033. [link to the article]
  • K. Sarakinos, J. Alami, J. Dukwen, J. Woerdenweber, and M. Wuttig, “A semi-quantitative model on the deposition rate in non-reactive high power pulsed magnetron sputtering”, J. Phys. D: Appl. Phys. 41 (2008) 215301. [link to the article]

2007

  • K. Sarakinos, J. Alami, D. Severin, P. Karimi, and M. Wuttig, “The role of the backscattered ions upon film growth in reactive magnetron sputtering of chromium nitride”, J. Phys D: Appl. Phys. 40 (2007) 778. [link to the article]
  • K. Sarakinos, J. Alami, and M. Wuttig, “Process characteristics and film properties upon growth of TiOx films by high power pulsed magnetron sputtering”, J. Phys D: Appl. Phys. 40 (2007) 2108. [link to the article]
  • K. Sarakinos, J. Alami, C. Klever, and M. Wuttig, "Growth of TiOx films by high power pulsed magnetron sputtering from a TiO1.8 target", Rev. Adv. Mater. Sci. 15 (2007) 44. [link to the article]

2006

  • J. Alami, K. Sarakinos, G. Mark, and M. Wuttig, “On the deposition rate in a high power pulsed magnetron sputtering discharge”, Appl. Phys. Lett. 89 (2006) 154104. [link to the article]
  • S. Logothetidis, N. Kalfagiannis, K. Sarakinos, P. Patsalas, “Investigation of bilayer period and individual layer thickness of CrN/TiN superlattices by ellipsometry and X-Ray Techniques”, Surf. Coat. Technol. 200 (2006) 6176. [link to the article]

2005

  • K. Sarakinos, S. Kassavetis, P. Patsalas, S. Logothetidis, "Structural properties determining the nanomechanical performance of transition metal nitride films", Mater. Res. Soc. Proc., Vol. 843, 2005.

2004

  • S. Logothetidis, P. Patsalas, K. Sarakinos, C. Charitidis, C. Metaxa, “The effect of crystal structure and morphology on the optical properties of Chromium Nitride thin films”, Surf. Coat. Technol. 180 –181 (2004) 637. [link to the article]


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