Publications
Journal
  • R. Banan Sadeghian, Je-Hyeong Bahk, Zhixi Bian, and Ali Shakouri, “Calculation of Nonlinear Thermoelectric Coefficients of InAs1-xSbx using Monte Carlo Method,” J. Electron. Mater., vol. 41, no. 6, pp. 1370–1375, 2011.

  • Je-Hyeong Bahk, R. Banan Sadeghian, Zhixi Bian, and Ali Shakouri, “Seebeck enhancement through miniband conduction in III-V semiconductor superlattices at low temperatures”, J. Electron. Mater., vol. 41, pp. 1498–1503, 2012.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian, Oxana Pantchenko, Daniel Tate, and Ali Shakouri, “Miniaturized concentration cells for small-scale energy harvesting based on reverse electrodialysis,” Appl. Phys. Lett., vol. 99, 173702, 2011. Copyright (2011) American Institute of Physics. This article may be downloaded for personal use only. Any other use requires prior permission of the author and the American Institute of Physics.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian and M. S. Islam, “Ultralow-voltage field-ionization discharge on whiskered silicon nanowires for gas-sensing applications,” Nature Materials, vol. 10, no. 2, pp. 135–140, 2011, DOI:10.1038/nmat2944.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian and M. Kahrizi, “A Novel Miniature Gas Ionization Sensor Based on Freestanding Gold Nanowires,” Sensors and Actuators: A Physical, vol. 137, no. 2, pp. 248–255, 2007.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian and M. Kahrizi, “A Novel Gas Sensor Based on Tunneling-Field-Ionization on Whisker-Covered Gold Nanowires,” IEEE Sensors Journal, vol. 8, no. 2, pp. 161–169, 2008.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian, S. Badilescu, Y. Djaoued, S. Balaji, V-V. Truong and M. Kahrizi, “Ultra-low voltage Schottky barrier field enhanced electron emission from gold nanowires electrochemically grown in modified porous alumina templates,” IEEE Electron. Dev. Lett., vol. 29, no. 4, pp. 312–314, 2008.

  • S. Badilescu, A. Hajiaboli, N. Seirafianpour, R. Banan Sadeghian, M. Kahrizi, and V-V. Truong, “Study of the Structural Evolution within Polystyrene and Polystyrene-Gold Composite Colloidal Crystals by Atomic Force Microscopy and Scanning Electron Microscopy,” Appl. Phys. Lett., vol. 90, 023113, 2007. Copyright (2007) American Institute of Physics. This article may be downloaded for personal use only. Any other use requires prior permission of the author and the American Institute of Physics.

  • Y. Djaoued, S. Badilescu, S. Balaji, N. Seirafianpour, A-R. Hajiaboli, R. BananSadeghian, K. Braedley, R.Brüning, M. Kahrizi and V-V. Truong, “A Micro-Raman Spectroscopy Study of Colloidal Crystal Films of Polystyrene-Gold Composites,” Appl. Spec., vol. 61, no. 11, pp. 1202–1210, 2007.

  • R. Banan Sadeghain, N. Chivu and M. Kahrizi, “Sub-torr Operation of a Miniature Gas Ionization Sensor Based on Gold Nanowires”, Sensors and Materials, vol. 21, no. 1, pp. 53–64, 2009.

Conference proceedings and presentations
  • R. R. Banan Sadeghian, “An E-nose Concept based on Semiconductor-Assisted Field-Ionization and Gaseous Discharge on Arrays of Whiskered Nanowires,” Invited Paper, submitted to the 35th IEEE EMBS, Osaka, Japan, July 3-7, 2013.

  • V. Lakhotia, A. Nguyen Le, K. Imler, R. Banan Sadeghian, “Dissolved hydrogen measurement with solid-state sensors in liquids using dynamic drift elimination techniques”, to be presented at the 58th ISA Analysis Division Symposium, Galveston, TX, 14–18 Apr. 2013.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian, Yusuf Leblibici, and Ali Shakouri, “Simulation and Design of a Silicon Nanowire based Phase Change Memory Cell,” in Proc. MRS Conf. Symposium F (Phase-Change Materials for Memory and Reconfigurable Electronics), vol. 1431, mrss12-1431-f11-03 (6 pages), San Francisco, CA, Apr. 9–13, 2012.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian, Je-Hyeong Bahk, Zhixi Bian, and Ali Shakouri, “Calculation of Nonlinear Thermoelectric Coefficients of InAs1-xSbx using Monte Carlo Method,” ICT 2011, Traverse City, MI, July 2011.

  • Je-Hyeong Bahk, R. Banan Sadeghian, Zhixi Bian, Ali Shakouri, “Thermoelectric power factor enhancement through miniband conduction in III-V semiconductor superlattices at low temperatures,” ICT 2011, Traverse City, MI, July 2011.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian, Oxana Pantchenko, Daniel Tate, Javad Shabani, Mehrdad M. Zarandi, and Ali Shakouri, “Design and Demonstration of Micro-Concentration-Cells for Small Scale Energy Harvesting based on Reverse Electrodialysis,” in Proc. MRS Conf. Symposium E (Energy Harvesting From Fundamentals to Devices), vol. 1325, mrss11-1325-e08-07 (5 pages), San Francisco, CA, Apr. 2011. DOI:10.1557/opl.2011.1163

  • R. Banan Sadeghian and M. S. Islam, “Enhanced field ionization/desorption on branched silicon nanowires: applications in gas ionization detection”, in Proc. SPIE Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications II, vol. 7679, 76791D, Orlando, FL, Apr. 2010; DOI:10.1117/12.850281.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian and M. Kahrizi, “A Low Voltage Gas Ionization Sensor based on Sparse Gold Nanorods,” in Proc. 6th IEEE Sensors Conf., Atlanta, GA, Oct. 2007, pp. 648–651. Selected as the 2nd Best Student Paper.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian and M. Kahrizi, “Enhanced field-emission properties of electrochemically grown Au nanorods in porous AAO templates,” in Proc. 13th CSTC, Montréal, Aug. 2007, pp. 31–32.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian and M. Kahrizi, “Low voltage field-ionization using sparse gold nanorods,” in Proc. 13th CSTC, Montréal, Aug. 2007, pp. 193–194.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian and M. Kahrizi, “A Low Pressure Gas Ionization Sensor Using Freestanding Gold Nanowires,” in Proc. IEEE ISIE 2007, Vigo, Spain, June 2007, pp. 1387–1390.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian and M. Kahrizi, “Finite-element Modeling of the Field-enhancement Phenomenon in Nanoscale Field-emitters and Field-ionizers,” in Proc. COMSOL Multiphysics Conf., Boston, MA, Oct. 2005, pp. 251–254.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian, S. Fouladi and M. Kahrizi, “Fabrication Process and Electrothermal Simulation of an SOI-based Microhotplate,” in Proc. IEEE CCECE 2005, Saskatoon, May 2005.

  • N. Azmoodeh, R. Banan Sadeghian, and M. Kahrizi, “Study of the Effect of Anodization Parameters on the Morphology of Anodic Aluminum Oxide Films,” in Proc. 13th CSTC, Montréal, Aug. 2007, pp. 215–216.

  • F. Fida, A.-R. Hajiaboli, R. Banan Sadeghian, Y. Djaoued, S. Badilescu, S. Balaji, M. Kahrizi and V-V. Truong, “Fabrication of Ordered Gold Nanostructures for Surface Plasmon Resonance-Based Sensor Applications,” in Proc. 13th CSTC, Montréal, Aug. 2007, pp. 89–90.

  • F. Hossein-Babaei and R. Banan Sadeghian, “Protection of the Fe-Cr-Al alloy wires by thermally grown α-alumina,” in Proc. 2nd Conf. Conductors of Power Transmission Lines, Tehran, 2002, pp.77–82.

  • F. Fida, R. Banan Sadeghian, A.-R. Hajiaboli, Y. Djaoued, S. Badilescu, S. Balaji, M. Kahrizi, and V-V. Truong, “Biosensing Based on Surface Plasmon Resonance of Gold Nanohole and Nanoring Arrays Fabricated by a Novel Nanosphere Lithography Technique,” BIOTECHNO 2008, Bucharest, Romania., June 29–July 5 2008, pp. 114–119. Won the Best Paper award.

  • N. Chivu, R. Banan Sadeghian, and M. Kahrizi, “Modeling and Simulation of a Miniaturized Gas Sensor based on Nanowires,” presented at the IEEE EUROCON 2009 Conference (track TPC-10: Micro and Nano Systems).

  • N. Azmoodeh, N. Chivu, R. Banan Sadeghian, and M. Kahrizi, “A Silver Nanowire based Gas Ionization Sensor,” in Proc. IEEE EUROCON 2009 Conference (track TPC-10: Micro and Nano Systems).

Other presentations (invited talks and posters)
  • R. Banan Sadeghian, “An E-nose Concept based on Semiconductor-Assisted Field-Ionization and Gaseous Discharge on Arrays of Whiskered Nanowires,” Invited Speaker, 35th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society, Osaka, Japan, July 3-7, 2013.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian, “Ultra-Selective Chemical Sensing based on Anomalous Field Ionization on Whiskered
    Semiconducting Nanowires,” Invited Speaker, BIT’s 1st Annual World Congress of Nano S&T, Dalian, China, Oct. 2011.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian, Je-Hyeong Bahk, Mona Zebarjadi, Zhixi Bian, and Ali Shakouri, “Calculation of Nonlinear Thermoelectric Coefficients of PbSe using Monte Carlo Method,” ICT 2012, Aalborg Denmark, July 9–12, 2012.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian, Je-Hyeong Bahk, Mona Zebarjadi, Zhixi Bian, and Ali Shakouri, “Monte Carlo Simulation of Thermoelectric Effects in PbSe based Heterostructures,” ICT 2012, Aalborg Denmark, July 9–12, 2012.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian, “A Gas Sensor based on Tunneling Field Ionization on Nanoneedle Arrays,” Invited Speaker, BSAC IAB Meeting, Berkeley, CA, March 2010.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian, “An Ultra-Selective Electronic Nose based on Field Ionization on Semiconducting Nanowire Arrays,” presented at the Industrial Affiliates Conference, University of California – Davis, Electrical and Computer Engineering Jan. 29, 2010.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian and M. Saif Islam, “An Ultra-Selective Electronic Nose based on Tunneling Field Ionization on Tailored Nanoneedle Arrays,” poster presentation in the BSAC annual IAB Meeting, Berkeley, CA, Sept. & March 2009, and March 2010.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian and M. Kahrizi, “A Field Effect Gas Ionization Sensor based on Self-standing Nanowire Arrays,” presented in the Annu. Sci. Popularization Contest, Sherbrooke, March 2006, and in the CBB Annu. General Assembly, Montréal, May 2006.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian and M. Kahrizi, “Miniaturized Gas Ionization Sensor,” presented in the 5th CWMEMS Workshop, Montréal, Aug. 2007.

  • R. Banan Sadeghian, “A Gas Discrimination Method based on Ionization Breakdown and Tunneling Field-Ionization,” Invited speaker, IEEE Montréal section, Concordia University, May 2007.

 

 

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