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Dr Satheesh Krishnamurthy

Professional biography

Dr. Satheesh Krishnamurthy is a Lecturer in Energy at the Department of Engineering and Innovation, Faculty of Computing and Technology at The Open University. Prior to joining the faculty in 2012, he was a Research Fellow at Dublin City University (2008-2012) and Trinity College Dublin, Ireland between (2004- 2008) and he received his Ph.D. degree from the University of Newcastle upon Tyne in 2004. He is currently reviewer of high impact factor journals such as Physical Review B, Advanced Materials and Nanotechnology.

Research in the Krishnamurthy’s lab is primarily funded through grants from the European Union, Indo-Ireland, Enterprise Ireland, which is focused on commercializing low cost commercial viable nanomaterials, devices for energy harvesting and storage.  In recent years, Dr. Krishnamurthy has received the Overseas Research Scholarship Award for doing PhD (2001-2004). He was invited by former president of India Dr. A.P.J Kalam in the year 2007 to discuss about Nano initiatives in India and societal impacts. Dr. Krishnamurthy’s work on gold nitride, entitled Scientists create substitute for gold, came as special issue in BBC. Dr. Krishnamurthy also represented Ireland in Eu-India research and Innovation Forum and led several delegations to India to forge tangible scientific and Innovation partnership with India.

Dr. Satheesh Krishnamurthy is a material and surface scientist, involved in preparation and characterisation of various nanostructured films and metal nitrides and oxides for electronics, optical and Energy applications. His research focuses on the materials science and engineering of several technologies that will impact our society in the future. He is currently working on a multidisciplinary research team.  

He uses various synchrotron-based photoemission, x-ray emission, x-ray absorption and x-ray excited optical luminescence to study the electronic and optical properties of carbon, silicon and graphene nano structures and bulk films. He uses/used the following synchrotron light sources:

  • Max-Lab, Lund, Sweden  
  • National Centre for Electron Spectroscopy, UK  
  • Synchrotron Radiation Source, UK  
  • VUV Beamline, Elettra, Trieste, Italy  
  • Advanced Light Source, California, USA  
  • National Synchroton Light Source, Brookhaven, USA  
  • Stanford Synchrotron Light Source (SSRL), USA  

He is committed to changing the world through discoveries and developing the science and technology by bottom up approach.    

He has produced 40 international journal publications of high scientific impact journals such as Nature Nanotechnology, Advanced Materials etc., he has 2 international patents and 2 more pending approval.  He has delivered 25 invited talks at several international conferences and has delivered Inspirational Lecture series for school students.

Research Grants: Grants and Awards as a Principal Investigator (PI), Co-PI or Collaborator 

  • Graphene composites for fuel cells, science witout borders -2014-16
  • Development of remote photovoltaic lab, Erasmus plus EU, consortia between France, Greece and UK, 2014-16
  • Graphene Assisted Low-cost Energy-efficient Solar cells : British council- UK India Education Research Intiative, 2014-2016
  • Equipment grant- Interfaculty MCT and Sciences- OU 
  • ULTRAFAST PHOTONIC PROCESSES AND INTERACTIONS, Eu IRSES collaboration between DCU, IIT Madras, IIT Delhi and University of Southampton, 2012-2015
  • Hybrid Nano-micro systems for thin film solar cells. PI Satheesh Krishnamurthy, in collaboration with IIT Delhi, India –Ireland joint research funding, Euros – 25,000(2011-2013)
  • Smart Nanomaterials for Microbial fuel cells, PI Satheesh Krishnamurthy, in collaboration with IIT Madras, India- Ireland joint research funding Euros – 25,000  (2011-2013)
  • Novel transparent conductors for Microbial Fuel Cells (MFCs) for primary wastewater treatment at Northern Ireland (NI) water treatment plant. PI Dr. Enrico Marsilli, Dr. Satheesh Krishnamurthy (Collaborator), Euros 100,000 equivalent (2011-2014), QUESTOR Funding agency.
  • Probing the surface and interfaces of gold nitride nanoparticles on different substrates and surface characterisation of novel bio materials, Satheesh Krishnamurthy PI   Euros 40,000 R, travel grant (September 2010- December 2010)
  • Deposition and development of novel materials for bio sensors applications- Enterprise Ireland in collaboration with National University Galway – Euros 2000
  • Deposition of gold nitride by plasma assisted PLD, PI Satheesh Krishnamurthy, Trinity college Dublin internal grant 4000 Euros (2007)

Awards and Honours:

·        Recipient of Overseas Research Fellowship, UK (2001-2004)

·        Recipient of International Research Scholarship, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK (2001-2004)

·        Invited by former President APJ Abdul Kalam to discuss Nanotechnology initiatives, at the President’s office, 2006

·        Articles about my PhD work appeared in the following media

·        BBC News (http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/uk_news/england/tyne/3205959.stm),

·        The Hindu (http://www.hindu.com/seta/2003/11/06/stories/2003110600020200.htm)

·        Physics web (http://physicsworld.com/cws/article/news/18469)

Invited Talks:

Industries

  1.  Nanoenergy Harvesting, Irish PV and Wind, Ireland, March 2012

  2.  Nanoenergy Harvesting and cutting edge Characterisation for devices, Aditya Birla Group, Corporate Office, Mumbai,  India, February 2012

  3. Surface Characterisation of Nanomaterials for coating applications, British Petroleum, UK, August 2011

  4.  Plasma processing of thin films and surface characterisation, Element 6, (De Beers Group of Company, Berkshire, UK, May 2011

  5.  X-ray spectroscopic investigation of metal nitrides, Diamond UK, May 2009 

Academic/Invited talk at conferences

  1. Invited guest lecture for MPhil students on Nanotechnology, Societal and Ethical Challenges, University of Cambridge, September, 2013

  2. Nanomaterials and commercialisation challenges: Blue sky to reality- Hindustan University, India, August 2013

  3. Sustainable Energy Development- from James Bond 007 to reality, Engineers Ireland Week, Dublin, Ireland, March 2013

  4. Inspiring Nanomaterials and Nanotechnology, TERI University, India, February 2013

  5. Intelligent Nanomaterials for Energy storage and harvesting, Cambridge Material Society, UK,  January 2013

  6. Low cost fabrication of Nanomaterials through PECVD and the Soft X‐ray spectroscopy a powerful tool to probe nanstructured systems at IEEE, International conference on Nanoelectronics, Singapore, December 2012

  7. Soft X-ray spectroscopy and its advantages and applications, International Conference on Recent Trends in Advanced Materials, VIT, VELLORE, February 2012

  8.  Semiconducting Nanoparticles and surface effects on Energy Applications, NANOMEET, Anna University, February, 2012

  9.  Nanomaterials, processing and Energy Harvesting, Central for Power Research Institute, Bangalore, February 2012

  10. Nanotechnology Shaken but not Stirred- Revolution of Endless Possibilities, East point Engineering College, Bangalore, February 2012

  11. Soft X-ray Spectroscopy – A powerful tool to probe Nanostructured systems, Indian Institute of Technology, Madras, DCU IIT Madras workshop, September 2011

  12. Soft X-ray Spectroscopy – A powerful tool to probe Nanostructured systems, Centre for Nanoscience and Engineering, IISc, DCU-IISc workshop, September 2011

  13.  Nanotechnology- Revolution of Endless Possibilities at Dayananda Sagar College, Bangalore, Dec 2010

  14. 3rd Bangalore Nano- Dec 2010 (http://www.bangalorenano.in/nano_2010/speakers-profile.html#satheesh)

  15. Inspirational Lecture Programme for Youth at IISc auditorium- Bangalore Nano in Bangalore 8th Dec 2010, along with Prof Sir Richard Friend, Prof Anthony Cheetam, Prof Dunbar Birnie and Mr. Stephen Bill.

  16. Exploring the origin of ferromagnetism in Dilute Ferromagnetic oxides and novel nanostructure metal nitrides – International Conference on Fundamentals and Applications of Nanoscience and technology – Jadavpur University, India- Dec 2010  

  17. Understanding the Electronic and Optical properties of micro-Nano systems through various spectroscopes and optical techniques- International Conference on Multifunctional Materials- Banaras Hindu University- Dec 2010

  18. Soft X-ray spectroscopy –An effective probe to characterise Nanostructure materials- National Conference on Experimental Tools for Material Science, Banaras Hindu University, Varanasi, India – Dec 2010

  19. Pulsed Laser Deposition of ZnO and field emission properties, INSPIRE, Ireland, June 2010

  20. X-ray spectroscopy and its applications to Nan systems- Nano materials Processing Laboratory Lecture series, Dublin City University, Ireland- September 2010

  21. Plenary talk on “ Nanotechnology – The Revolution of Endless Possibilities” at   Recent Trends in Advanced Materials conference, NIT, Karnataka, India – Feb 2010

  22. Lecture on “Nanomaterials and its applications”, SRM University, India Jan 2010

  23. Gold Nitride hard and super strong material, MAX-Lab, Sweden, 2009

  24. Prof Vasudev Aatre, former Director of Defence Research Development Organisation, India, invited me to give a lecture series for undergraduate and schoolteachers in the area of nanomaterials August 2008.

  25. Gold Nitride harder than gold, what next “Advanced nanomaterials” IIT Bombay 2008.

  26. Nanomaterials for Energy Devices, University of Madras, India, in December 2006.

  27. alk on “Electronic and optical properties of nanostructure materials”, University of Aberystwyth, UK, June 2006.

  28.  X-ray spectroscopy a powerful to investigate Nanostructure materials at R. K. M. Vivekananda College, University of Madras, India.

Group Members 

Mr. Avishek Dey (PhD Student)

Miss Paheli Ghosh (PhD Student)

Adetokunboh.Bakenne, Postdoc

Prof Franco Amado, Postdoc

Ms Lily He (Visiting student from Dublin City University)

Miss Emer Duffy (Visiting student from University of Auckland)

 

 

Research interests

The research in our laboratory is focused on understanding and controlling surface and interfacial materials chemistry and applying this knowledge to a range of problems in semiconductor processing, nanotechnology, and sustainable energy. The role of interfaces becomes increasingly important as system dimensions are scaled downward. For example, most electronic and optoelectronic devices are undergoing rapid scaling, with lengths moving into the nanometer range and the surface to volume ratio becoming very large. The function of many next-generation electronic and nanoscale devices will therefore depend critically on the ability to control and modify the properties of their interfaces. One of the examples are Graphene see below

Graphene

For example Graphene and fucntionalised graphene represent a promising photovoltaic technology and supercapactior. The original design includes a monolayer of graphene and functionalized graphene surfaces adsorbed on a high-porosity conducting transparent electrode (the electron transporter) surrounded by an iodine electrolyte solution (the hole conductor).
 

Graphene

(Figure shows the representation of low cost flexible solar cells)
 

Functionlaised graphene surfaces/ dopant predicted to give half of the sheet resistance.  The flexible organic solar cells, which will fabricated on a plastic or Zenor substrate, retained a power conversion efficiency of 2.5–2.6%, regardless of the bending conditions, even up to a bending radius of 5.2 mm. The resultant systems are characterized by X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS), atomic force microscopy (AFM), UV-Vis absorption spectroscopy, and synchrotron methods, and by solar cell testing techniques including photoluminescence quenching and current-voltage measurements.
 

Graphene Layers Copper indium gallium diselenide (CIGS) is one of the most promising absorber technologies for thin film photovoltaics, and variations on CIGS solar cells are currently being manufactured by several solar cell companies. Sunlight is absorbed in the CIGS layer, and the charge is extracted and transported through the buffer layer before being collected by the electrodes. The most promising buffer layer is a very thin layer of cadmium sulfide deposited via chemical bath deposition; however, due to health concerns involved with cadmium, other materials are being studied for buffer layers, and plasma enchanced chemical vapour depositon is one most promising alternatives for depositing these thin layers of n-type semiconductors. We are currently looking at new materials and methods for the buffer layer deposition in CIGS photovoltaics via PECVD and understanding the surface and interface effects through various spectroscopic techniques…

 

Our Experimental Facilites 

  • Ultra high vaccum x-ray photoemission spectroscopy
  • Magnetron Sputtering 
  • Surface energy measurements - contact angle
  • Cyclic Voltametry 
  • Scanning Electron Microscopy 
  • JEOL 2100 Transmission Electron Microscopy
  • Atmospheric and RF plasma for material functionalisation
  • Atomic Force Microscopy
  • Raman Microscopy 

 

Teaching interests

 

T213: Energy and Sustainability

T356 : Engineering Small World

Previous teaching at Dublin City University 

EE 535 Renewable Energy Systems Technology and Economics

 

 

External collaborations

Prof BR Mehta, Indian Institute of Delhi , India

Dr. Dermot Brabazon, Dublin City University, Ireland

Dr. Vin Dhanak, Liverpool University, UK

Prof Jinghua Guo, Advanced Light Source, Berkeley, California, US

Dr. Amit K. Chakraborty, NIT Durgapur, India

Prof Andrea Ferrrai, University of Cambridge, UK

 

Prof BR Mehta, Indian Institute of Delhi , India

Dr. Dermot Brabazon, Dublin City University, Ireland

Prof Jinghua Guo, Advanced Light Source, Berkeley, California, US

Prof Brett Paul, University of Tasmania, Australia

Dr. Amit K. Chakraborty, NIT Durgapur, India

 

Publications

A low-cost, sulfurization free approach to control optical and electronic properties of Cu2ZnSnS4 via precursor variation (2016-12)
Gupta, Saatviki; Whittles, Thomas J.; Batra, Yogita; Satsangi, Vibha; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh; Dhanak, Vinod R. and Mehta, Bodh Raj
Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells, 157 (pp. 820-830)
Mediator-free interaction of glucose oxidase, as model enzyme for immobilization, with Al-doped and undoped ZnO thin films laser-deposited on polycarbonate supports (2016-09-23)
Kumar, Fidal; Inguva, Saikumar; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh; Marsili, Enrico; Mosnier, Jean-Paul and Sainathan, Chandra
Enzyme and Microbial Technology ((In Press))
Plasma engineering of graphene (2016-06)
Dey, A.; Chroneos, A.; Braithwaite, N. St. J.; Gandhiraman, Ram P. and Krishnamurthy, S.
Applied Physics Reviews, 3, Article 21301(2)
Synthesis of Diagnostic Silicon Nanoparticles for Targeted Delivery of Thiourea to Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor-Expressing Cancer Cells (2016-04-13)
Behray, Mehrnaz; Webster, Carl A. ; Pereira, Sara; Ghosh, Paheli; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh; Al-Jamal, Wafa T and Chao, Yimin
ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 8(14) (pp. 8908-8917)
In-situ plasma hydrogenated TiO2 thin films for enhanced photoelectrochemical properties (2016-04)
Singh, Aadesh P.; Kodan, Nisha; Mehta, Bodhraj; Dey, Avishek and Krishnamurthy, Satheesh
Materials Research Bulletin, 76 (pp. 284-291)
Hydrogen Treated Anatase TiO2: A New Experimental Approach and Further Insights from Theory (2016-01-18)
Mehta, Manan; Kodan, Nisha; Kumar, Sandeep; Mayrhofer, Leonard; Walter, Michael; Mosler, Michael; Dey, Avishek; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh; Basu, Suddhasatwa and Singh, Aadesh P.
Journal of Materials Chemistry A ((Early View))
Synthesis and characterisation of polyaniline (PAni) membranes for fuel cell (2016)
Amado, Franco D.R and Krishnamurthy, Satheesh
Advanced Materials Letters, 7(9) (pp. 719-722)
Effect of annealing on the magnetic properties of ball milled NiO powders (2015-06-15)
Kisan, Bhagban; Saravanan, P.; Layek, Samar; Verma, H. C.; Hesp, David; Dhanak, Vinod; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh and Perumal, A.
Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, 384 (pp. 296-301)
Improvement in the structural, optical, electronic and photoelectrochemical properties of hydrogen treated bismuth vanadate thin films (2015-04-06)
Singh, Aadesh P.; Kodan, Nisha; Dey, Avishek; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh and Mehta, Bodh R.
International Journal of Hydrogen Energy, 40(12) (pp. 4311-4319)
Thermally controlled growth of carbon onions within porous graphitic carbon-detonation nanodiamond monolithic composites (2015)
Duffy, E.; He, X.; Nesterenko, E. P.; Brabazon, D.; Dey, A.; Krishnamurthy, S.; Nesterenkoa , P. N. and Paul, B.
RSC Advances, 5(29) (pp. 22906-22915)
Liquid phase pulsed laser ablation: a route to fabricate different carbon nanostructures (2014-05-30)
Al-Hamaoy, Ahmed; Chikarakara, Evans; Hussein, Jawad; Gupta, Kapil; Kumar, Dinesh; Rao, M. S. Ramachandra; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh; Morshed, Mohammad; Fox, Eoin; Brougham, Dermot; He, Xiaoyun; Vázquez, Mercedes and Brabazon, Dermot
Applied Surface Science, 302 (pp. 141-144)
Finite size effects in magnetic and optical properties of antiferromagnetic NiO nanoparticles (2014-01)
Kisan, Bhagaban; Shyni, P. C.; Layek, Samar; Verma, H. C.; Hesp, David; Dhanak, Vinod; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh and Perumal, A.
IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 50, Article 2300704(1)
Hydrogen absorption in thin ZnO films prepared by pulsed laser deposition (2013-12-15)
Meilkhova, O.; Čížek, J.; Lukáč,, F.; Vlček, M.; Novotný, M.; Bulíř, J.; Lančok, J.; Anwand, W.; Brauer, G.; Connolly, J.; McCarthy, E.; Krishnamurthy, S. and Mosnier, J.-P.
Journal of Alloys and Compounds, 580(Sup. 1) (S40-S43)
Soft x-ray spectroscopic investigation of Zn doped CuCl produced by pulsed dc magnetron sputtering (2013-06-19)
Rajani, K. V.; Daniels, S.; McNally, P. J. and Krishnamurthy, S.
Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 25, Article 285501(28)
Defect studies of ZnO films prepared by pulsed laser deposition on various substrates (2013-06-10)
Melikhova, O.; Čižek, J.; Procházka, I.; Kužel, R.; Novotny, M.; Bulíř, J.; Lančok, J.; Anwand, W.; Brauer, G.; Connolly, J.; McCarthy, E.; Krishnamurthy, S. and Mosnier, J.-P.
Journal of Physics: Conference Series, 443, Article 12018
Morphology-directed synthesis of ZnO nanostructures and their antibacterial activity (2013-05-01)
Ramani, Meghana; Ponnuswamy, S.; Muthamizhchelvana, Chellamuthu; Cullen, Jane; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh and Marsili, Enrico
Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces, 105 (pp. 24-30)
Extracellular electron transfer mechanism in Shewanella loihica PV- 4 biofilms formed at indium tin oxide and graphite electrodes (2013-02-08)
Jain, Anand; O Connolly, Jack; Woolley, Richard; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh and Marsili, Enrico
International Journal of Electrochemical Science, 8 (pp. 1778-1793)
In situ formation of onion-like carbon from the evaporation of ultra-dispersed nan (2013-01)
Krishnamurthy, S.; Butenko, Yu. V.; Dhanak, V. R.; Hunt, M. R. C. and Šiller, L.
Carbon, 52 (pp. 145-149)
Electron transfer mechanism in Shewanella loihica PV-4 biofilms formed at graphite electrode (2012-10)
Jain, Anand; Zhang, Xiaoming; Pastorella, Gabriele; Connolly, Jack O.; Barry, Niamh; Woolley, Robert; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh and Marsili, Enrico
Bioelectrochemistry, 87 (pp. 28-32)
Structural characterization of ZnO thin films grown on various substrates by pulsed laser deposition (2012)
Novotný, M.; Čížek, J.; Kužel, R.; Bulíř, J.; Lančok, J.; Connolly, J.; McCarthy, E.; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh; Mosnier, J-P.; Anwand, W. and Brauer, G.
Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics, 45, Article 225101
Zinc oxide and indium tin oxide thin films for the growth and characterization of Shewanella loihica PV-4 electroactive biofilms (2011)
Connolly, Jack; Jain, Anand; Pastorella, Gabriele; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh; Mosnier, Jean-Paul and Marsili, Enrico
Virulence, 2(5) (pp. 479-482)
Resonant soft X-ray emission and X-ray absorption studies on Ga1-xMnxN grown by pulsed laser deposition (2011)
Krishnamurthy, Satheesh; Kennedy, Brian; Mcgee, Fintan; Venkatesan, M.; Coey, J. M. D.; Lunney, James G.; Learmonth, Timothy; Smith, Kevin E.; Schmitt, Thorsten and McGuinness, Cormac
Physica Status Solidi (C) Current Topics in Solid State Physics, 8(5) (pp. 1608-1610)
Characteristics of silicon nanocrystals for photovoltaic applications (2011)
Moore, D.; Krishnamurthy, S.; Chao, Y.; Wang, Q.; Brabazon, D. and McNally, P. J.
Physica Status Solidi (A) Applications and Materials Science, 208(3) (pp. 604-607)
Transparent ultrathin conducting carbon films (2010)
Schreiber, Martin; Lutz, Tarek; Keeley, Gareth P.; Kumar, Shishir; Boese, Markus; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh and Duesberg, Georg S.
Applied Surface Science, 256(21) (pp. 6186-6190)
Growth and characterisation of Al 1-xCr xN thin films by RF plasma assisted pulsed laser deposition (2009-04-04)
Arnold, B.J.; Krishnamurthy, S.; Kennedy, B.; Cockburn, D.; McNally, D.; Lunney, J.G.; Gunning, R.; Venkatesan, M.; Alaria, J.; Michael, J.; Coey, D.; McGuinnessy, C. and Guo, J.-H.
e-Journal of Surface Science and Nanotechnology, 7 (pp. 497-502)
Core and valence exciton formation in x-ray absorption, x-ray emission and x-ray excited optical luminescence from passivated Si nanocrystals at the Si L2,3 edge (2009-03-04)
Šiller, L.; Krishnamurthy, S.; Kjeldgaard, L.; Horrocks, B. R; Chao, Y.; Houlton, A.; Chakraborty, A. K. and Hunt, M. R. C
Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 21, Article 95005(9)
Gold surface with gold nitride-a surface enhanced Raman scattering active substrate (2009)
Brieva, A. C.; Alves, L.; Krishnamurthy, S. and Šiller, L.
Journal of Applied Physics, 105, Article 54302(5)
Growth of carbon nanotubes on Si substrate using Fe catalyst produced by pulsed laser deposition (2008-11)
Krishnamurthy, S.; Donnelly, T.; McEvoy, N.; Blau, W.; Lunney, J. G.; Teh, A. S.; Teo, K. B. K. T. and Milne, W. I.
Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 8(11) (pp. 5748-5752)
High-yield production of graphene by liquid-phase exfoliation of graphite (2008-09)
Hernandez, Yenny; Nicolosi, Valeria; Lotya, Mustafa; Blighe, Fiona M.; Sun, Zhenyu; De, Sukanta; McGovern, I. T.; Holland, Brendan; Byrne, Michele; Gun'ko, Yurii K.; Boland, John J.; Niraj, Peter; Duesberg, Georg; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh; Goodhue, Robbie; Hutchison, John; Scardaci, Vittirio; Ferrari, Andrea C. and Coleman, Jonathan N.
Nature Nanotechnology, 3(9) (pp. 563-568)
Electronic and optical properties of magnesium phthalocyanine (MgPc) solid films studied by soft X-ray excited optical luminescence and X-ray absorption spectroscopies (2008)
Peltekis, N.; Holland, B. N.; Krishnamurthy, S.; McGovern, I. T.; Poolton, N. R. J.; Patel, S. and McGuinness, C.
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 130(39) (pp. 13008-13012)
Optical characterization of oxide encapsulated silicon nanowires of various morphologies (2008)
King, Sharon M.; Chaure, Shweta; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh; Blau, Werner J.; Colli, Alan and Ferrari, Andrea C.
Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 8(8) (pp. 4202-4206)
Pulsed laser deposition of nanoparticle films of Au (2007-12)
Donnelly, T.; Krishnamurthy, S.; Carney, K.; McEvoy, N. and Lunney, J. G.
Applied Surface Science, 254(4) (pp. 1303-1306)
Evaporation and deposition of alkyl-capped silicon nanocrystals in ultrahigh vacuum (2007-08)
Chao, Yimin; Šiller, Lidija; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh; Coxon, Paul R.; Bangert, Ursel; Gass, Mhairi; Kjeldgaard, Lisbeth; Patole, Samson N.; Lie, Lars H.; O'Farrell, Norah; Alsop, Thomas A.; Houlton, Andrew and Horrocks, Benjamin R.
Nature Nanotechnology, 2(8) (pp. 486-489)
Observation of van der Waals driven self-assembly of MoSI nanowires into a low-symmetry structure using aberration-corrected electron microscopy (2007)
Nicolosi, Valeria; Nellist, Peter D.; Sanvito, Stefano; Cosgriff, Eireann C.; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh; Blau, Werner J.; Green, Malcolm L. H.; Vengust, Damjan; Dvorsek, Damjan; Mihailovic, Dragan; Compagnini, Giuseppe; Sloan, Jeremy; Stolojan, Vlad; Carey, J. David; Pennycook, Stephen J. and Coleman, Jonathan N.
Advanced Materials, 19(4) (pp. 543-547)
Soft-x-ray spectroscopic investigation of ferromagnetic Co-doped ZnO (2006)
Krishnamurthy, S.; McGuinness, C.; Dorneles, L. S.; Venkatesan, M.; Coey, J. M. D.; Lunney, J. G.; Patterson, C. H.; Smith, K. E.; Learmonth, T.; Glans, P. -A.; Schmitt, T. and Guo, J. -H.
Journal of Applied Physics, 99, Article 08M111(8)
Reactions and luminescence in passivated Si nanocrystallites induced by vacuum ultraviolet and soft-x-ray photons (2005-08-15)
Chao, Y.; Krishnamurthy, S.; Montalti, M.; Lie, L. H.; Houlton, A.; Horrocks, B. R.; Kjeldgaard , L.; Dhanak, V. R.; Hunt, M. R. C. and Šiller, L.
Journal of Applied Physics, 98, Article 044316 (4)
Gold film with gold nitride — a conductor but harder than gold (2005-05-30)
Šiller, L.; Peltekis, N.; Krishnamurthy, S.; Chao, Y.; Bull, S. J. and Hunt, M. R. C.
Applied Physics Letters, 86, Article 221912(22)
Photoemission study of onion like carbons produced by annealing nanodiamonds (2005-02-15)
Butenko, Yu. V.; Krishnamurthy, S.; Chakraborty, A. K.; Kuznetsov, V. L.; Dhanak, V. R.; Hunt, M. R. C. and Šiller, L.
Physical Review B, 71, Article 75420(7)
Nitrogen ion irradiation of Au(110): Photoemission spectroscopy and possible crystal structures of gold nitride (2004-07-15)
Krishnamurthy, S.; Montalti, M.; Wardle, M.; Shaw, M.; Briddon, P.; Svensson, K.; Hunt, M. and Šiller, L.
Physical Review B, 70(4)
Photoemission spectroscopy of clean and potassium-intercalated carbon onions (2003-03-15)
Montalti, M.; Krishnamurthy, S.; Chao, Y.; Butenko, Yu. V.; Kuznetsov, V. L.; Dhanak, V. R.; Hunt, M. R. C. and Šiller, L.
Physical Review B, 67, Article 113401(11)
Thermally induced decomposition of single-wall carbon nanotubes adsorbed on H/Si(111) (2002-12-16)
Hunt, Michael R. C.; Montalti, Massimo; Chao, Yimin; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh; Dhanak, Vinod R. and Šiller, Lidija
Applied Physics Letters, 81, Article 4847(25)
Influence of Nanostructures in Perovskite Solar Cells (2016)
Ghosh, P.; Sundaram, S.; Nixon, T. and Krishnamurthy, S.
In: Hashmi, M.S.J. ed. Reference Module in Materials Science and Materials Engineering
ISBN : 978-0-12-803581-8 | Publisher : Elsevier
Preparation and properties of porous graphitic carbon monoliths embedded with nanodiamonds and other temperature-induced nano carbons (2014)
Duffy, Emer; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh; He, Xiaoyun; Nesterenko, Ekaterina P.; Brabazon, Dermot; Nesterenko, Pavel N. and Paull, Brett
In : 2014 MRS Spring Meeting & Exhibit (21-25 April 2014, San Francisco, CA)
Smart energy management for off-grid hybrid sites in telecoms (2012)
Phelan, Shane; Meehan, Paula; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh and Daniels, Stephen
In : The IET CIICT 2012 Symposium on ICT and Energy Efficiency and Workshop on Information Theory and Security (5-6 July 2012, Dublin, Ireland) (pp. 15-21)
Next Steps for Hydrogen - physics, technology and the future (2016-05-26)
Nuttall, William; Glowacki, Bartek and Krishnamurthy, Satheesh
Institute of Physics, London.
Methods of Making Gold Nitride (2008-10-30)
Siller, Lidija; Krishnamurthy, Satheesh and Chao, Yimin

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