Publications

2019

Thanihaichelvan Murugathas, Han Yue Zheng, Damon Colbert, Andrew V. Kralicek, Colm Carraher, and Natalie O. V. Plank 2019 Biosensing with Insect Odorant Receptor Nanodiscs and Carbon Nanotube Field-Effect Transistors, ACS Applied Materials and Interfaces, 10.1021/acsami.8b19433

2018

Thanihaichelvan, M., Browning, L.A., Dierkes, M.P., Roger Martinez Reyes, Andrew V. Kralicek, Colm Carraher, Marlow, C.A., Plank, N.O.V. 2018 Data on liquid gated CNT network FETs on flexible substrates, Data in Brief, 21, 276-283

Thanihaichelvan, M., Browning, L.A., Dierkes, M.P., Roger Martinez Reyes, Andrew V. Kralicek, Colm Carraher, Marlow, C.A., Plank, N.O.V. 2018, Metallic-semiconducting junctions create sensing hot-spots in carbon nanotube FET aptasensors near percolation, Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 130, 408-413

Colenso, H.R., Rafealov, E.Z., Maddah, M., Plank, N.O.V. Wan-Ting, Waterhouse, G.I.N., Jianjun Hao, Gouws, G.J., Moore, C.P. 2018, Comparison of seed layers for smooth, low loss silver films used in ultraviolet-visible plasmonic imaging devices, Thin Solid Films, 656, 68-74

Maddah, M., Unsworth, C. P. & Plank, N.O.V. 2018, Selective growth of ZnO nanowires with varied aspect ratios on an individual substrate. Materials Research Express, 6,015905

2017

C. P. Burke-Govey, U. Castanet, H. Warring, A. Nau, B. J. Ruck, J. Majimel and N. O. V. Plank 2017. Realizing field-depending conduction in ZnO nanowires without annealing, Nanotechnology 28,124003.

C. P. Burke-Govey. and N. O. V. Plank 2017.The influence of polyethylenimine molecular weight on hydrothermally-synthesized ZnO nanowires morphology, International Journal of Nanotechnology, 14, 47–55.

H. Y. Zheng and N. O. V. Plank 2017.Facile fabrication of carbon nanotube network thin film transistor for device platforms, International Journal of Nanotechnology 14, 505–518.

2016

H. Warring, H.J Trodahl, N.O.V. Plank . F. Natali, S. Granville, B.J. Ruck, Magnetic Tunnel Junctions Incorporating a Near-Zero-Moment Ferromagnetic Semiconductor, 2016, Physical Review Applied 6 (4), 044002.

H.Y. Zheng, O. A Alsager, B. Zhu, J. Travas-Sejdic, J.M. Hodgkiss, N.O.V. Plank 2016.Electrostatic gating in carbon nanotube aptasensors, Nanoscale 8 (28), 13659-13668.

2015

Han Yue Zheng, Omar A Alsager, Cameron S Wood, Justin M Hodgkiss, Natalie OV Plank 2015. Carbon nanotube field effect transistor aptasensors for estrogen detection in liquids, Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B 33: 06F904. [Editor’s pick]

Galen L Eakins, Rishi Pandey, Jonathan P Wojciechowski, Han Yue Zheng, James EA Webb, Céline Valéry, Pall Thordarson, Natalie OV Plank, Juliet A Gerrard, Justin M Hodgkiss 2015.Functional Organic Semiconductors, Assembled via Natural Aggregating Peptides, Advanced Functional Materials, 25, 5640. [VIP paper]

Felicia Ullstad, Jay R. Chan, Harry Warring, Natalie Plank, Ben Ruck, Joe Trodahl and Franck Natali, 2015. Ohmic contacts of Au and Ag metals to n-type GdN thin films, AIMS Materials Science, 2, 79-85.

2013

Burke-Govey C.P., Plank N.O.V. 2013.Review of hydrothermal ZnO nanowires: Toward FET applications. Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B 31: 06F101.

Natali F., Ruck BJ, Plank N.O.V., Trodahl H.J., Granville S., Meyer C., Lambrecht W.R.L. 2013. Rare-earth mononitrides. Progress in Materials Science 58: 1316–1360.

N.O.V. Plank, H.Y. Zheng, S. Agarwal, D. Kivell, G. Gouws and J. Travas-Sejdic, Facile synthesis of Poly(methylsilsesquioxane) and MgO nanoparticle composite dielectrics, Journal of Materials Research, 28 1490 (2013)

2012

Natali, F., Ludbrook, B., Galipaud, J., Plank, N., Granville, S., Preston, A., Do, B. L., Richter, J., Farrell, I., Reeves, R., Durbin, S., Trodahl, J. and Ruck, B. Epitaxial growth and properties of GdN, EuN and SmN thin films. Phys. Status Solidi C, 9, 605 (2012)

B.J. Ruck, F. Natali, N.O.V. Plank, Binh Do Le, M. Azeem, Maha Alfheid, C. Meyer, H.J. Trodahl, The influence of nitrogen vacancies on the magnetic behaviour of rare-earth nitrides, Physica B: Condensed Matter, 407, 2954, (2012)

2011

J. H. Richter, B.J. Ruck, M. Simpson, F. Natali, N.O.V. Plank, M. Azeem, H.J. Trodahl, A.R.H. Preston, B. Chen, J. McNulty, K.E. Smith, A. Tadich, B. Cowie. A. Svane, M. van Schilfgaarde, W.R.L. Lambrecht, Electronic structure of EuN: Growth, spectroscopy, and theory, Physical Review B, 84, 235120 (2011)

F. Natali, N.O.V. Plank, J. Stephen, M. Azeem, H.J. Trodahl, B.J. Ruck, L. Hirsch, Epitaxial samarium disilicide films on silicon (001) substrates: growth, structural and electrical properties, J. Phys. D: Applied Physics 44, 135404 (2011)

N.O.V. Plank, F. Natali, J. Galipaud, J.H. Richter, M. Simpson, H.J. Trodahl and B.J. Ruck, Enhanced Curie temperature in N-deficient GdN, Applied Physics Letters 98, 112503 (2011)

2010

F. Natali, N.O.V. Plank, J. Galipaud, B.J. Ruck, H.J. Trodahl, F. Semond, S. Sorieul and L. Hirsch, Epitaxial growth of GdN on silicon substrate using an AlN buffer layer, Journal of Crystal Growth 312, 3583, (2010)

F. Natali, N.O.V. Plank, B.M. Ludbrook, J. Richter, B.J. Ruck, H.J. Trodahl, J.V  Kennedy and L. Hirsch, Epitaxial growth and electrical properties of thick SmSi2 layers on (001) silicon. Japanese Journal of Applied Physics 49, 025505 (2010)

2009

N.O.V. Plank, I. Howard, A. Rao, M.W.B. Wilson, C. Ducati, R.S. Mane, J.S. Bendall, R.R.M. Louca, N.C. Greenham, H. Miura, R.H. Friend, H.J. Snaith and M.E. Welland, Efficient ZnO nanowire solid-state dye-sensitized solar cells using organic dyes and core-shell nanostructures, Journal of Physical Chemistry C 113, 18515 (2009)

N. Wang, K. Yano, C. Durkan, N. Plank, M.E. Welland, Y. Zhang, H.E. Unalan, M.Mann, G.A.J. Amaratunga and W.I. Milne, Direct measurement of charge transport through helical poly(ethyl propiolate) nanorods wired into gaps in single walled carbon nanotubes, Nanotechnology 20, 105201 (2009)

2008

N.O.V. Plank, H.J. Snaith, C. Ducati, J. S. Bendall, L. Schmidt-Mende and M.E. Welland, A simple low temperature synthesis route for ZnO/MgO core/shell nanowires, Nanotechnology 19, 465603 (2008)

J.S. Bendall, G. Visimberga, M. Szachowicz, N.O.V. Plank, S. Romanov, C.M. Sotomayor-Torres, M.E. Welland, An investigation into the growth conditions and defect states of laminar ZnO nanostructures. Journal of Materials Chemistry 18, 5259 (2008)

N.O.V. Plank, M.E. Welland, J.L. MacManus-Driscoll and L. Schmidt-Mende, The backing layer dependence of open circuit voltage in ZnO/polymer composite solar cells, Thin Solid Films 516, 7218 (2008)

2005

N.O.V. Plank, M. Ishida and R. Cheung, Positioning carbon nanotubes using soft-lithography for electronics applications, Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B 23, 3178 (2005)

Natalie O.V. Plank, Gavin A. Forrest, Rebecca Cheung and Andrew J. Alexander Electronic properties of n-type carbon nanotubes prepared by CF4 plasma fluorination and amino functionalisation, The Journal of Physical Chemistry B 109, 22096 (2005)

S.A.G. Evans, J.G. Terry, N.O.V. Plank, A.J. Walton, L.M. Keane, C.J. Campbell, P. Ghazal, J.S. Beattie, T.J. Su, J. Crain and A.R. Mount, Electrodeposition of platinum metal of TiN thin films, Electrochemistry Communications 7, 125 (2005)

2004

N.O.V. Plank, R. Cheung and R.J. Andrews Thiolation of single-wall carbon nanotubes and their self-assembly, Applied Physics Letters 85, 3229 (2004)

N.O.V. Plank and R. Cheung, Functionalization of carbon nanotubes for molecular electronics, Microelectronic Engineering 73-74, 578 (2004)

L. Jiang, N.O.V. Plank, R. Cheung, M.A. Blauw and E. van der Drift, Dry etching of SiC in inductively coupled Cl2/Ar plasma, Journal of Physics D; Applied Physics 37, 1809 (2004)

2003

N.O.V. Plank, L. Jiang and R. Cheung, Fluorination of carbon nanotubes in CF4 plasma, Applied Physics Letters, 83, 2426 (2003) [Also selected for the September 29, 2003 issue of the Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology.]

N.O.V. Plank, L. Jiang, A.M. Gundlach and R. Cheung, The electrical characteristics of 4H-SiC Schottky diodes after ICP etching, Journal of Electronic Materials 32, 964 (2003)

N.O.V. Plank, M.A. Blauw, E. van der Drift, R. Cheung, The etching of silicon carbide in inductively coupled SF6/O2 plasma, Journal of Physics D; Applied Physics 36, 482 (2003)

L. Jiang, N.O.V. Plank, R. Cheung; Surface characterisation of inductively coupled plasma etched SiC in SF6/O2, Microelectronic Engineering 67-68, 369 (2003)