Published Work

All publications linked to the Hetero-print project will be included here in due course

Transfer printing with an Absolute Accuracy Alignment System!

Dimitars, Ben, Martin and Michael from the Institute of Photonics at the University of Strathclyde have developed an automated transfer printing process by using a simple optical microscope, computer vision, and a high accuracy translational stage system. Look at their work in ACS Applied Nanomaterials.

Contact Printed ZnO Nanowires for Large Area Electronics!

Adamos, Fengyuan and Ravinder from the University of Glasgow reported their success at printing ZnO nanowires to form back-gated field effect transistors at the 4th IEEE Electron Devices Technology and Manufacturing Conference in April 2020.

Transfer printed 3D cross-nanowire networks recover full terahertz state!

Martin, Michael, Ben and Dimitars from the Institute of Photonics at the University of Strathclyde show the latest application of their transfer printing technique in Science.

AlGaAs micro-disk resonators transfer printed onto a SOI waveguide platform!

The team at the Intistute of Photonics at the University of Strathclyde demonstrate  the transfer-printing of aluminum gallium arsenide (AlGaAs) micro-disk resonators onto a silicon-on-insulator (SOI) waveguide platform with potential applications in telecommunications. Have a look at this work in Optics Letters.

All-optical tuning of a diamond micro-disk resonator on silicon!

Ben, Martin and Michael from the Institute of Photonics at the University of Strathclyde combine a diamond micro-disk resonator with a standard single-mode silicon-on-insulator waveguide, paving the way for tunable devices coupled across large-scale photonic circuits. The work was recently published in Photonics Research.

Hybrid green LEDs using a polyurethane-encapsulated small molecule!

Pete, Rob and their research groups report an organic-inorganic hybrid LED based on a blue GaN LED and a green-emitting small organic molecule. Have a look at their work in Materials Chemistry Frontiers.

Transfer printed micro-LEDs for visible light communications!

Micro-LEDs printed onto a silicon CMOS chip can be used for visible light communications. Have a look at this work from the Institute of Photonics at the University of Strathclyde recently published in Optics Express.

Nanowire laser systems through microassembly!

Michael, Martin, Ben, John and Dimitars from the Institute of Photonics in the University of Strathclyde reveal the potential for using NW lasers for integrated systems fabrication! The work was recently published in Nano Letters.

Nanoribbon-Based Flexible High-Performance Transistors Fabricated at Room Temperature!

Ravinder and his group reveal Si-nanoribbon-based high-performance field-effect transistors (FETs). These devices were fabricated with a room temperature (RT)-deposited dielectric. The work was published in Advanced Electronic Materials.

How to integrate micro- and nanostructures in large area electronics

Ravinder and his group have published an Element on the various technologies available to produce micro/nanostructures based large-area electronic devices on rigid or flexible/stretchable substrates. The work was published in the Cambridge Elements series.

Layer by layer printing of nanowires for 3D electronics!

Ravinder and his group showcased their progress towards nanowire printing for 3D integrated electronics. This work was published in the proceedings of the 2019 IEEE International Conference on Flexible and Printable Sensors and Systems (FLEPS).

Comment on synthesis published in Molecules

John, Viktoria and Steve comment on a previous synthesis of a key intermediate compound in Molecules.

Combining perovskites and porous GaN

Rachel and her group describe a method of encapsulating lead halide perovskites in porous GaN and dramatically increasing the lifetime of the device. This work is reported in APL Materials.

Star-shaped oligofluorenes with tetrathiafulvalene cores

Pete and his group report on a novel star-shaped material that can act as a fluorescent sensor in Journal of Materials Chemistry C. This family of materials offers the possibility of application in photonic moisture sensors.

Porous GaN as distributed Bragg reflectors!

Rachel and her group report on the use of porous GaN to enhance light output in light-emitting diodes in the Japanese Journal of Applied Physics.

Star-shaped and linear materials in photonics!

Pete, Martin and co-authors showcase their research into monodisperse molecules for photonic applications in Accounts of Chemical Research.

End group functionalisation of small molecule emitters in red and orange OLEDs!

Pete and Alex report the development of small molecule emissive compounds based on an electron-deficient core and electron-rich arms in the Journal of Materials Chemistry C


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