Federico Rosei

Professeur INRS

Areas of expertise

Nanotechnology , Nanoelectronics , Nanostructures , Optoelectronics , Semiconductors

Phone
514-228-6846

Fax
450-929-8102

Email
rosei@emt.inrs.ca

Énergie Matériaux Télécommunications Research Centre

1650 blvd. Lionel-Boulet
Varennes, Quebec  J3X 1S2
Canada

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Interested research topics

The Nano(meter)-Femto(second)Lab (NFL) was set up in May 2002 at INRS-EMT with the aim of investigating surface phenomena at the atomistic scale. The NFL’s interests involve the understanding of the fundamental processes that govern nanoscale systems, and in the development and exploitation of the exceptional properties of nanostructured materials for diverse applications.

Research areas: Nanostructured Materials, Surface Science, Organic Electronics, Nanoelectronics

Research sub-fields: quantum dots, supramolecular assemblies, biomaterials, scanning probe microscopy

Education

02/2001: PhD in Materials Physics from Univ. of Rome ‘La Sapienza’,Italy (supervisor Prof. A. Balzarotti): “Growth and Characterization of Ge/Si(111) Nanostructures”

02/1996: MSc in Physics from Univ. of Rome ‘La Sapienza’, Rome, Italy (supervisor Prof. G. Stefani: “(e,2e) coincidence spectroscopy from solid surfaces”


Professional career

  • 06/2011 – 03/2019 : Director, INRS–EMT, Univ. du Québec, Varennes, Canada
  • 06/2009 – Present : Full Professor, INRS–EMT, Univ. du Québec, Varennes, Canada
  • 06/2004 – 05/2009 : Associate Professor, INRS–EMT, Univ. du Québec, Varennes, Canada
  • 05/2002 – 05/2004 : Assistant Professor, INRS–EMT, Univ. du Québec, Varennes, Canada
  • 11/2000 – 04/2002 : Post-doctoral Fellow, University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark (w/ F. Besenbacher)

Awards and Honours

Member

  • Award for Excellence in Materials Chemistry
  • EWR Steacie Memorial Fellowship
  • Distinguished Visitor/Speaker
  • Grand Challenge Lecture
  • Brian Ives Lectureship Award
  • European Academy of Sciences (2014)
  • Canadian Society for Chemistry (2014)
  • NSERC (2014), received from the Governor General of Canada
  • California State University Northridge (2013)
  • Institute for Future Environments, Queensland University of Technology (2013)
  • ASM Canada Council / ASM International (2013)
  •  Global Young Academy (2012)
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (2012)


Senior Member

  • SPIE (2013)
  •  Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (2012)


Herzberg Medal

  • Canadian Association of Physicists (2013)


Fellow

  • Australian Institute of Physics (2013)
  • Engineering Institute of Canada (2013)
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science (2012)
  • Royal Society of Chemistry (UK) (2012)
  • Institution of Engineering and Technology (UK) (2011)
  • Institute of Materials, Metallurgy and Mining (UK) (2011)
  • nstitute of Physics (UK) (2010)
  •  Institute of Nanotechnology (UK) (2010)


Best Paper Award

  • Centre for Self-Assembled Chemical Structures (2012)


Rutherford Memorial Medal (Chemistry)

  • Royal Society of Canada (2011)


Friedrich Wilhelm Bessel Award

  • Alexander von Humboldt Foundation (2010)


JSPS Senior Special Visiting Fellowship

  • MANA–NIMS, Tsukuba (Japan) (2010)


Visiting Lectureship Award (India)

  • ASM IIM (2010)


Full Member

  • Sigma Xi Society (2010)


Australian Professorial Fellowship

  • Australian Research Council (declined) (2010)


Excellent Scientist Award

  •   Advances in Functional Materials Workshop, Jiuzhaigou (China) (June 2009)


Canada Research Chair

  • Centre EMT, INRS (2008, renewal)
  • Centre EMT, INRS (2003)


Gledden Fellowship

  • University of Western Australia (2008)


Spheres of Influence Lecture

  • Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation, Queensland Univ of Technology (2008)


Tan Chin Tuan Fellowship

  • Nanyang Technological University (2008)


New Strategic Professor

  • FQRNT, Province of Quebec (2002)


Marie Curie Fellowship

  • European Union (2001)


Italian–Danish Fellowship

  • To carry out research at CAMP (Univ. of Aarhus) (declined) (2001)


REES/JISTEC Fellowship

  • NTT Basic Research Laboratories (2000)
  • NTT Basic Research Laboratories (1999)


Scholarship for PhD students

  • University of Rome ‘La Sapienza’ (1997)

Editorial Activities

Associate Editor, Applied Surface Science (Elsevier), Jan. 2012 – Present

Board Membership (7): Int. J. Nanoscience (Managing Editor 2008–2009), Int. J. Nanotech.Res. Lett. Nanotech.J. Exp. NanoscienceJ. of NanotechnologyOpen Appl. Phys. J., J. Cryst. Phys. & Chem.

 

Refereeing activities

Manuscripts for: ScienceNature Mater.,Nature Chem., Nature Nano., Nature Comm., Angew. ChemiePhys Rev Lett, NanoLettersJ Am Chem Soc, Adv Mater, Adv Func Mater, Chem RevSmall, Chem Phys LettChem Mater, J Phys Chem B & C, LangmuirPhys Rev B & EAppl Phys LettACS NanoJ Chem PhysNanotechnology, Surf Science, CarbonMaterials TodayAdv. Healthcare Mater.Physica EOrg ElectronicsJ Vac Sci TechJ. Phys. C & DMRS Symp ProcElectrochem CommPhys Stat SolidiActa MaterialiaSynth MetMicroel Eng.J All CompMat Sci Eng C.Thin Solid FilmsNew J Phys, J Elect Spectr Rel Phen, Plasma Proc. & PolymersBiotech & Bioeng., J Mater Res, J Eur Cer Soc, J Exp NanoscienceJ Nanosci Nanotech, Superlattices & Microstructures, JM3J Electrochem Soc, J Sc Probe Micr, Sci Tech Adv Mat, J Kor Phys Soc, J Mater Sci, J Photochem Photobio, Colloids & Surfaces, Cryst Growth & Design, ChemPhysChem, J Nanopart Res.

 

Research proposals for: NSF [panelist], DoE (US); European Science Foundation; EU FP6 [panelist]; EU–ERANano [panelist]; NSERC [panelist], Ontario Research Fund [panelist], DFAIT, Canada Research Chairs, Killam Fellowships (Canada); FQRNT (Quebec); ASTAR, NRF, NUS (Singapore); CNR (Italy); FOM (Netherlands); FWF (Austria); ACS–PRF; FWO (Flanders).

 

PhD External Examiner: Trinity College Dublin (2005), Univ. of British Columbia (2007), Univ. of Pune (2008), Laval University (2008), Nanyang Technological University (2009, 2011, 2012); National University of Singapore (2011); Monash University (2012)

 

Faculty External Assessor (hiring, promotion, tenure): NUS, NTU (Singapore), University of Regensburg (Germany), Colorado School of Mines (USA), University of Basel (Switzerland); University of Queensland (Au); Dalhousie University; Memorial University of Newfoundland.

Publications

[99] G. Dubey, F. Rosei and G.P. Lopinski, Molecular Modulation of Conductivity on H-Terminated Silicon-On-Insulator Substrates, Small, 6, 2892 (2010). (PDF)

[98] F. Ratto, F. Rosei, Order and disorder in the heteroepitaxy of semiconductor nanostructures, Mater. Sci. and Eng. R, 70, 243 (2010). (PDF)

[97] L. Nikolova, T. LaGrange, B. W. Reed, M. J. Stern, N. D. Browning, G. H. Campbell, J.-C. Kieffer, B. J. Siwick, and F. Rosei, Nanocrystallization of amorphous germanium films observed with nanosecond temporal resolution, Appl. Phys. Lett., 97, 20310 (2010). (PDF)

[96] J.A. Lipton-Duffin, J.A. Miwa, M. Kondratenko, F. Cicoira, B.G. Sumpterd, V. Meunierd, D.F. Perepichka and F. Rosei, Step-by-step growth of epitaxially aligned polythiophene by surface-confined reaction, Proc. Nat. Acad. Sci., 107, 11200 (2010). (PDF)

[95] C.-V. Cojocaru, R. Nechache, C. Harnagea, A. Pignolet, F. Rosei, Nanoscale patterning of functional perovskite-type complex oxides by pulsed laser deposition through a nanostencil, Appl. Surf. Sci., 256, 4777 (2010). (PDF)

[94] S. Jeeva, O. Lukoyanova, A. Karas, A. Dadvand, F. Rosei and D.F. Perepichka, Highly Emissive and Electrochemically Stable Thienylene Vinylene Oligomers and Copolymers: An Unusual Effect of Alkylsulfanyl Substituents, Adv. Funct. Mater., 20, 1661 (2010). (PDF)

[93] L. Richert, F. Variola, F. Rosei, J.D. Wuest, A. Nanci, Adsorption of proteins on nanoporous Ti surfaces, Surf. Sci., 604, 1445 (2010). (PDF)

[92] F. Rosei and T.W. Johnston, HOW TO ‘SURVIVE’ AFTER GRADUATING IN MATERIALS SCIENCE III: THE PEER REVIEW SYSTEM, J. Mater. Ed., 32 (3-4), 163 (2010). (PDF)

[91] M. L. Taheri, S. McGowan, L. Nikolova, J. E. Evans, N. Teslich, J. P. Lu, T. LaGrange, F. Rosei, B. J. Siwick and N. D. Browning, In situ laser crystallization of amorphous silicon: Controlled nanosecond studies in the dynamic transmission electron microscope, Appl. Phys. Lett., 97, 032102 (2010). (PDF)

[90] A. Ruediger and F. Rosei, AFM extends its reach, Nature nanotechnology, 5, 388–389 (2010). (PDF)

[89] C. Yan, A. Dadvand, F. Rosei and D.F. Perepichka, Near-IR Photoresponse in New Up-Converting CdSe/NaYF4:Yb,Er Nanoheterostructures, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 132, 8868–8869 (2010). (PDF)

[88] C. Santato and F. Rosei, Seeing both sides, Nature Chem, 2, 344–345 (2010). (PDF)

[87] P. Castrucci, M. Scarselli, M. De Crescenzi, M.A. El Khakani and F. Rosei, Probing the electronic structure of carbon nanotubes by nanoscale
spectroscopy
, Nanoscale, 2, 1611–1625 (2010). (PDF)

[86] C. Yan, L. Nikolova, A. Dadvand, C. Harnagea, A. Sarkissian, D.F. Perepichka, D. Xue, and F. Rosei, Multiple NaNbO3/Nb2O5 Heterostructure Nanotubes: A New Class of Ferroelectric/Semiconductor Nanomaterials, Adv. Mater., 22, 1741–1745 (2010). (PDF)

[85] F. Rosei and T.W. Johnston, HOW TO ‘SURVIVE’ AFTER GRADUATING IN MATERIALS SCIENCE II: BASIC ADVICE, J. Mater. Edu., 31, 5-6, 293 – 310 (2009). (PDF)

[84] F. Variola, A. Lauria, A. Nanci and F. Rosei, Influence of Treatment Conditions on the Chemical Oxidative Activity of H2SO4/H2O2 Mixtures for Modulating the Topography of Titanium, Adv. BioMater., 11, 12, B227–B234 (2009). (PDF)

[83] J.M. MacLeod, J. Lipton-Duffin, C. Fu, and F. Rosei, Inducing Nonlocal Reactions with a Local Probe, ACS Nano, 3, 11, 3347–3351 (2009). (PDF)

[82] M.A. El Khakani, V. Le Borgne, B. Aïssa,F. Rosei, C. Scilletta, E. Speiser, M. Scarselli, P. Castrucci, and M. De Crescenzi, Photocurrent generation in random networks of multiwall-carbonnanotubes grown by an “all-laser” process, App. Phys. Lett., 95, 083114 (2009). (PDF)

[81] J.M. MacLeod, O. Ivasenko, C. Fu, T. Taerum, F. Rosei, and D.F. Perepichka, Supramolecular Ordering in Oligothiophene-Fullerene Monolayers, J. Am. Chem. Soc., 131, 46, 16844–16850 (2009). (PDF)

[80] K. Dunn, J. Derr, T. Johnston, M. Chaker, and F. Rosei, Multiexponential photoluminescence decay of blinking nanocrystal ensembles, Phys. Rev. B, 80, 035330 (2009). (PDF)

[79] O. Ivasenko, J. M. MacLeod, K. Yu. Chernichenko, E. S. Balenkova, R. V. Shpanchenko, V. G. Nenajdenko, F. Rosei, and D. F. Perepichka, Supramolecular assembly of heterocirculenes in 2D and 3D, Chem. Com., 10, 1192–1194 (2009). (PDF)

[78] F. Rosei, A. Pignolet and T. Johnston, How to ‘Survive’ after Graduating in Materials Science – I: Developing a Graduate Course on ‘Survival Skills for Scientists’, J. Mater. Edu., 31, 65–80 (2009). (PDF)

[77] F. Variola, F. Vetrone, L. Richert, P.l Jedrzejowski, J.-H. Yi, S. Zalzal, S. Clair, A. Sarkissian, D. F. Perepichka, J. D. Wuest, F. Rosei, and A. Nanci, Improving Biocompatibility of Implantable Metals by Nanoscale Modification of Surfaces: An Overview of Strategies, Fabrication Methods, and Challenges, Small, 5, 996–1006 (2009). (PDF)

[76] P. Castrucci, F. Tombolini, M. Scarselli, C. Scilletta, M. De Crescenzi, M. Diociaiuti, S. Casciardi, F. Rosei, and M. A. El Khakani, Comparison of the Local Order in Highly Oriented Pyrolitic Graphite and Bundles of Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes by Nanoscale Extended Energy Loss Spectra, J. Phys. Chem. C, 113, 4848-4855 (2009). (PDF)

[75] J. M. MacLeod, J. A. Lipton-Duffin, U. Lanke, S. G. Urquhart, and F. Rosei, Shape transition in very large germanium islands on Si(111), Appl. Phys. Lett., 94, 103109 (3pp) (2009). (PDF)

[74] J. A. Lipton-Duffin, O. Ivasenko, D. F. Perepichka, and F. Rosei, Synthesis of Polyphenylene Molecular Wires by Surface-Confined Polymerization, Small, 5, 592-597 (2009). (PDF)

[73] F. Vetrone, F. Variola, P. Tambasco de Oliveira, S.F. Zalzal, J.-H. Yi, J. Sam, K.F. Bombonato-Prado, A. Sarkissian, D.F. Perepichka, J.D. Wuest, F. Rosei, and A. Nanci, Nanoscale Oxidative Patterning of Metallic Surfaces to Modulate Cell Activity and Fate, Nano Letters, 9, 659-665 (2009). (PDF)

[72] J. Derr, K. Dunn, D. Riabinina, F. Martin, M. Chaker, F. Rosei, Quantum confinement regime in silicon nanocrystals, Physica E, 41, 668-670 (2009). (PDF)

[71] S. Barth, C. Harnagea, S. Mathur and F. Rosei, The elastic moduli of oriented tin oxide nanowires, Nanotechnology, 20, 115705 (5pp) (2009). (PDF)

[70] D.F. Perepichka and F. Rosei, Extending Polymer Conjugation into the Second Dimension, Science, 322, 216–217 (2009). (PDF)

[69] C. Harnagea, C.V. Cojocaru, R. Nechache, O. Gautreau, F. Rosei and A. Pignolet, Towards ferroelectric and multiferroic nanostructures and their characterisation, Int. J. Nanotechnol., 5, 930–962 (2008). (PDF)

[68] Y. Naitoh, Federico Rosei, A. Gourdon, E. Lægsgaard, I. Stensgaard, C. Joachim, and F. Besenbacher, Scanning Tunneling Microscopy and Spectroscopy Studies of Individual Lander Molecules Anchored on a Copper Oxide Nanotemplate, J. Phys. Chem. C, 112, 16118–16122 (2008). (PDF)

[67] A. Dadvand, F. Cicoira, K.Yu. Chernichenko, E.S. Balenkova, R.M. Osuna, F. Rosei, V.G. Nenajdenkoc and D.F. Perepichka, Heterocirculenes as a new class of organic semiconductors, Chem. Com., 5354–5356 (2008). (PDF)

[66] J.A. Miwa, F. Cicoira, J. Lipton-Duffin, D.F. Perepichka, C. Santato and F. Rosei, Self-assembly of rubrene on Cu(111), Nanotechnology, 19, 424021 (2008). (PDF)

[65] F. Ratto, S. Heun, O. Moutanabbir and F. Rosei, In situ nanoscale mapping of the chemical composition of surfaces and 3D nanostructures by photoelectron spectromicroscopy, Nanotechnology 19, 265703 (2008). (PDF)

[64] B. Lu, T. Iimori, K. Sakamoto, K. Nakatsuji, F. Rosei and F. Komori, Fullerene on Nitrogen-Adsorbed Cu(001) Nanopatterned Surfaces: From Preferential Nucleation to Layer-by-Layer Growth, J. Phys. Chem. C, 112, 10187-10192 (2008). (PDF)

[63] J.A. Miwa, F. Cicoira, S. Bedwani, J. Lipton-Duffin, D.F. Perepichka, A. Rochefort and F. Rosei, Self-assembly of Rubrene on Copper Surfaces, J. Phys. Chem. C, 112, 10214-10221 (2008). (PDF)

[62] L. Richert, F. Vetrone, J.-H. Yi, S.F. Zalzal, J.D. Wuest, F. Rosei, A. Nanci, Surface Nanopatterning to Control Cell Growth, Adv. Mater., 20, 1488-1492 (2008). (PDF)

[61] S. Clair, F. Variola, M. Kondratenko, P. Jedrzejowski, A. Nanci, F. Rosei and D.F. Perepichka, Self-assembled monolayer of alkanephosphoric acid on nanotextured Ti, J. Chem. Phys., 129, 144705 (2008). (PDF)

[60] F. Variola, J.-H. Yi, L. Richert, J.D. Wuest, F. Rosei, A. Nanci, Tailoring the surface properties of Ti6Al4V by controlled chemical oxidation, Biomaterials, 29, 1285-1298 (2008). (PDF)

[59] J.L. Brusso, O.D. Hirst, A. Dadvand, S. Ganesan, F. Cicoira, C.M. Robertson, R.T. Oakley, F. Rosei and D.F. Perepichka, Two-Dimensional Structural Motif in Thienoacene Semiconductors: Synthesis, Structure, and Properties of Tetrathienoanthracene Isomers, Chem. Mater. 20, 2484-2494 (2008). (PDF)

[58] F. Ratto, T. W. Johnston, S. Heun and F. Rosei, A numerical approach to quantify self-ordering among self-organized nanostructures, Surf. Sci., 602, 249-258 (2008). (PDF)

[57] F. Cicoira, C. Santato, A. Dadvand, C. Harnagea, A. Pignolet, P. Bellutti, Z. Xiang, F. Rosei, H. Meng and D.F. Perepichka, Environmentally stable light emitting field effect transistors based on 2-(4-pentylstyryl)tetracene, J. Mater. Chem., No 18, 158-161 (2008). (PDF)

[56] E. Perfetto, M. Cini, S. Ugenti, P. Castrucci, M. Scarselli, M. De Crescenzi, F. Rosei and M. A. El Khakani, Electronic correlations in graphite and carbon nanotubes from Auger spectroscopy, Phys. Rev. B, No 76, 233408 (2007). (PDF)

[55] G. Dubey, G. P. Lopinski and F. Rosei, Influence of physisorbed water on the conductivity of hydrogen terminated silicon-on-insulator surfaces, Appl. Phys. Lett., No 91, 232111 (2007). (PDF)

[54] F. Cicoira, J.A. Miwa, D. Perepichka and F. Rosei, Molecular Assembly of Rubrene on a Metal/Metal Oxide Nanotemplate, J. Phys. Chem. A, No 111, 12674-12678 (2007). (PDF)

[53] G. Scappucci, F. Ratto, D. L. Thompson, T. C. G. Reusch, W. Pok, and F. J. Rueß, F. Rosei and M. Y. Simmons, Structural and electrical characterization of room temperatureultra-high-vacuum compatible SiO2 for gating scanning tunnelingmicroscope-patterned devices, Appl. Phys. Lett., No 91, 222109 (2007). (PDF)

[52] K.G. Nath, O. Ivasenko, J.M. MacLeod, J.A. Miwa, J.D. Wuest, A. Nanci, D.F. Perepichka and F. Rosei, Crystal Engineering in Two Dimensions: An Approach to Molecular Nanopatterning, J. Phys. Chem. C, No 111, 16996-17007 (2007). (PDF)

[51] J. MacLeod, O. Ivasenko, D.F. Perepichka and F. Rosei, Stabilization of exotic minority phases in a multicomponent self-assembled molecular network, Nanotechnology, No 18, 424031 (2007). (PDF)

[50] H. Dang, T. Maris, J.-H. Yi, F. Rosei, A. Nanci and J.D. Wuest, Ensuring Homology between 2D and 3D Molecular Crystals, Langmuir, No 23, 11980-11985 (2007). (PDF)

[49] C.V. Cojocaru, A. Bernardi, J. S. Reparaz, and M. I. Alonso, J. M MacLeod, C. Harnagea and F. Rosei, Site-controlled growth of Ge nanostructures on Si(100) via pulsed laser deposition nanostenciling, Appl. Phys. Lett., No 91, 113112 (2007). (PDF)

[48] D.F. Perepichka and F. Rosei, Metal Nanoparticles: From “Artificial Atoms” to“Artificial Molecules”, Angew. Chem., No 46, 6006-6008 (2007). (PDF)

[47] D. Riabinina, C. Durant, F. Rosei and M. Chaker, Luminescent silicon nanostructures synthesized by laser ablation, Phys. Stat. Sol. 204, No 6, 1623-1638 (2007). (PDF)

[46] N. Motta, F. Boscherini, A. Sgarlata, A. Balzarotti, G. Capellini, F. Ratto and F. Rosei, GeSi intermixing in Ge nanostructures on Si(111): An XAFS versus STM study, Phys. Rev. B, No 75, 035337 (2007). (PDF)

[45] P. Castrucci, F. Tombolini, M. Scarselli, S. Bini, M. De Crescenzi, M. Diociaiuti, S. Casciardi, M.A. El Khakani, F. Rosei, Anharmonicity in single-wall carbon nanotubes as evidenced by means of extended energy loss fine structure spectroscopy analysis, Phys. Rev. B, No 75, 035420 (2007). (PDF)

[44] F. Ratto, G. Costantini, A. Rastelli, O.G. Schmidt, K. Kern and F. Rosei, Alloying of self-organized semiconductor 3D islands, J. Experim. Nanoscience 1, No 3, 279-305 (2006). (PDF)

[43] J.-H. Yi, C. Bernard, F. Variola, S.F. Zalzal, J.D. Wuest, F. Rosei, A. Nanci, Characterization of a bioactive nanotextured surface created by controlled chemical oxidation of titanium, Surf. Sci., 600, 4613-4621 (2006). (PDF)

[42] F. Cicoira, J.A. Miwa, M. Melucci, G. Barbarella and F. Rosei, Ordered assembly of a-quinquethiophene on a copper oxide nanotemplate, Small, 2, No 11, 1366-1371 (2006). (PDF)

[41] D. Riabinina, M. Chaker and F. Rosei, Correlation between plasma dynamics and porosity of Ge films syhthesized by pulsed laser deposition, Appl. Phys. Lett., No 89, 131501 (2006). (PDF)

[40] C.V. Cojocaru, C. Harnagea, A. Pignolet and F. Rosei, Nanostenciling of functional materials by room temperature pulsed laser deposition, IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology 5, No.5, 470-477 (2006). (PDF)

[39] D. Riabinina, C. Durand, J. Margot, M. Chaker, G.A. Botton and F. Rosei, Nucleation and growth of Si nanocrystals in an amorphous SiO2 matrix, Phys. Rev. B, No 74, 075334 (August 2006). (PDF)

[38] C. Santato, F. Cicoira, P. Cosseddu, A. Bonfiglio, P. Bellutti, M. Muccini, R. Zamboni, F. Rosei, A. Mantoux, P. Doppelt, Organic light-emitting transistors using concentric source/drain electrodes on a molecular adhesion layer, Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 163511 (2006). (PDF)

[37] R. Otero, F. Rosei, and F. Besenbacher, Scanning Tunneling Microscopy Manipulation of Complex Organic Molecules on Solid Surfaces, Annu. Rev. Phys. Chem., No 57, 497-525 (2006). (PDF)

[36] K.G. Nath, O. Ivasenko, J.A. Miwa, H. Dang, J.D. Wuest, A. Nanci, D.F. Perepichka and F. Rosei, A Rational Modulation of the Periodicity in Linear Hydrogen-Bonded Assemblies of Trimesic Acid on Surfaces, J. Am. Chem. Soc., No 128, 4212-4213 (2006). (PDF)

[35] D. Riabinina, C. Durand, M. Chaker, N. Rowell and F. Rosei,, A novel approach to the synthesis of photoluminescent germanium nanoparticles by reactive laser ablation, Nanotechnology, No 17, 2152-2155 (March 2006). (PDF)

[34] F. Ratto, A. Locatelli, S. Fontana, S. Kharrazi, S. Ashtaputre, S.K. Kulkarni, S. Heun and F. Rosei, Diffusion Dynamics during the Nucleation and Growth of Ge/Si Nanostructures on Si(111), Phys. Rev. Lett. 96, 096103 (2006). (PDF)

[33] J. Miwa, S. Weigelt, H. Gersen, F. Besenbacher, F. Rosei, and T.R. Linderoth, Azobenzene on Cu(110): Adsorption Site-Dependent Diffusion, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 128, No 1, 3164-3165 (February 2006). (PDF)

[32] D. Riabinina, F. Rosei and M. Chaker, Structural properties of Ge nanostructured films synthesized by laser ablation, J. Experim. Nanoscience 1, No 1, 83-89 (December 2005). (PDF)

[31] D. Riabinina, C. Durand, M. Chaker and F. Rosei, Photoluminescent silicon nanocrystals synthesized by reactive laser ablation, Appl. Phys. Lett. 88, 073105 (2006). (PDF)

[30] F. Ratto, A. Locatelli, S. Fontana, S. Kharrazi, S. Ashtaputre, S.K. Kulkarni, S. Heun and F. Rosei, Chemical Mapping of Individual Semiconductor Nanostructures, Small 2006, 2, No 3, 401-405. (PDF)

[29] F. Cicoira and F. Rosei, Playing Tetris at the Nanoscale, Surface Science Perspectives, Surf. Sci. (600) 2006, 1-5. (PDF)

[28] D.F. Perepichka and F. Rosei, Silicon Nanotubes, Small 2006, 2, No 1, 22-25. (PDF)

[27] J.A. Miwa, B.J. Eves, F. Rosei and G.P. Lopinsky, Selective adsorption of pyridine at isolated reactive sites on Si(100), J. Phys. Chem. B Lett. 109, 20055-20059 (2005). (PDF)

[26] P. Castrucci, M. Scarselli, M. De Crescenzi, M. Diociaiuti, P. Chistolini, M. A. El Khakani, Federico Rosei, Packing-induced electronic structure changes in bundled single-wall carbon nanotubes, Appl. Phys. Lett. 87, 103106 (2005). (PDF)

[25] M. Siaj, C. Maltais, E.M. Zahidi, H. Oudghiri-Hassani, J. Wang, F. Rosei,and P.H. McBreen, Carbon – Nitrogen place exchange on NO exposed b-Mo2C, J. Phys. Chem. B 109, 15376-15382 (2005). (PDF)

[24] C.V. Cojocaru, F. Ratto, C. Harnagea, A. Pignolet, F. Rosei, Semiconductor and insulator nanostructures: challenges and opportunities, Microel. Eng. 80, 448-456 (2005). (PDF)

[23] C.V. Cojocaru, C. Harnagea, F. Rosei, A. Pignolet, M.A.F. van den Boogaart, J. Brugger, Complex oxide nanostructures by pulsed laser deposition through nanostencils, Appl. Phys. Lett. 86, 183107 (2005). (PDF)

[22] F. Ratto, F. Rosei, S. Cherifi, A. Locatelli, S. Fontana, S. Heun, P.D. Szkutnik, A. Sgarlata, N. Motta, M. De Crescenzi, Composition of single Ge(Si) islands in the growth of Ge on Si(111) by X–Ray spectromicroscopy, J. Appl. Phys. 97, 043516 (2005). (PDF)

[21] R. Dolbec, E. Irissou, M. Chaker, D. Guay, F. Rosei, M.A. El Khakani, Growth dynamics of pulsed laser deposited Pt nanoparticles on HOPG substrates, Phys. Rev. B 70, 201406 ( 2004). (PDF)

[20] P. Castrucci, M. Scarselli, M. De Crescenzi, M.A. El Khakani, F. Rosei, N. Braidy, J.H. Yi, Effect of coiling on the electronic properties along single–wall carbon nanotubes, Appl. Phys. Lett. 85, 3857 (2004). (PDF)

[19] F. Ratto, F. Rosei, S. Cherifi, A. Locatelli, S. Fontana, S. Heun, P.D. Szkutnik, A. Sgarlata, N. Motta, M. De Crescenzi, Composition of single Ge(Si) islands in the growth of Ge on Si(111), Appl. Phys. Lett. 84, 4526 (2004). (PDF)

[18] F. Rosei, Nanostructured Surfaces: Challenges and Frontiers in Nanotechnology, J. Phys.: Cond. Matt. 16, S1373 (2004). (Invited Review Article). (PDF)

[17] R. Otero, Y. Naitoh, F. Rosei, P. Jiang, P. Thostrup, A. Gourdon, E. Lægsgaard, I. Stensgaard, C. Joachim, F. Besenbacher, Template–Assisted 1D Assembly and Selective Orientation of Building Blocks for Molecular Wires, Angewandte Chemie 43, 2092 (2004). (PDF)

[16] R. Otero, F. Rosei, Y. Naitoh, P. Jiang, P. Thostrup, A. Gourdon, E. Laegsgaard, I. Stensgaard, C. Joachim, F. Besenbacher, Nanostructuring Cu surfaces using custom designed Molecular Molds, Nanoletters 4, 75 (2004). (PDF)

[15] A. Sgarlata, P.D. Szkutnik, A. Balzarotti, N. Motta, F. Rosei, Self–ordering of Ge islands on step–bunched Si(111) surfaces, Appl. Phys. Lett. 83, 4002 (2003). (PDF)

[14] N. Motta, A. Sgarlata, F. Rosei, P.D. Szkutznik, S. Nufris, M. Scarselli, A. Balzarotti, Controlling the quantum dot nucleation site, Mat. Sci. Eng. B 101, 77 (2003).

[13] F. Rosei, M. Schunack, Y. Naitoh, P. Jiang, A. Gourdon, E. Laegsgaard, I. Stensgaard, C. Joachim, F. Besenbacher, Properties of Large Organic Molecules on Metal Surfaces, Prog. Surf. Sci. 71, 95 (2003). (Invited Review Article).

[12] F. Ratto, F. Rosei, Comment on: “Formation of two dimension Ge cluster superlattice on Si(111)–(7×7) surface [Surf. Sci. 506 (2002) L255], Surf. Sci. 530, 221 (2003). (PDF)

[11] M. Schunack, F. Rosei, Y. Naitoh, P. Jiang, A. Gourdon, E. Lægsgaard, I. Stensgaard, C. Joachim, F. Besenbacher, Adsorption behavior of Lander molecules on Cu(110) studied by STM, J. Chem. Phys. 117, 6259 (2002). (PDF)

[10] F. Rosei, P. Raiteri, Stress induced surface melting during the growth of Ge nanostructures on Si(001) and Si(111), Appl. Surf. Sci. 195, 16 (2002).

[9] F. Rosei, M. Schunack, P. Jiang, A. Gourdon, E. Lægsgaard, I. Stensgaard, C. Joachim, F. Besenbacher, Organic molecules acting as templates on metal surfaces, Science 296, 328 (2002). (PDF)

[8] M. Schunack, T. Linderoth, F. Rosei, E. Lægsgaard, I. Stensgaard, F. Besenbacher, Long jumps in the Surface Diffusion of Large Moleculces, Phys. Rev. Lett. 88, 156102 (2002). (PDF)

[7] F. Rosei, R. Rosei, Atomic Description of Surface Processes: Diffusion and Dynamics, Surf. Sci. 500, 395 (2002). (Invited Review Article). (PDF)

[6] N. Motta, F. Rosei, A. Sgarlata, G. Capellini, S. Mobilio, F. Boscherini, Evolution of the intermixing process in Ge/Si(111) Self–assembled islands, Mat. Sci. Eng. B 88, 264 (2002).

[5] F. Rosei, S. Fontana, Comment on “Surface morphology and electronic structure of Ge/Si(111) 7×7 system”, [Appl. Surf. Sci. 173 p270 (2001)], Appl. Surf. Sci. 183, 278 (2001).

[4] F. Rosei, N. Motta, A. Sgarlata, G. Capellini, F. Boscherini, Erratum to Formation of the Wetting Layer in Ge/Si(111) studied by STM and XAFS (Thin Solid Films 369, 29 (2000)), Thin Solid Films 397, 296 (2001).

[3] F. Boscherini, G. Capellini, L. Di Gaspare, M. De Seta, F. Rosei, N. Motta A. Sgarlata, S. Mobilio, Ge–Si intermixing in Ge quantum dots on Si, Thin Solid Films 380, 173 (2000).

[2] F. Rosei, N. Motta, A. Sgarlata, G. Capellini, F. Boscherini, Formation of the Wetting Layer in Ge/Si(111) studied by STM and XAFS, Thin Solid Films 369, 29 (2000).

[1] F. Boscherini, G. Capellini, L. Di Gaspare, F. Rosei, N. Motta, S. Mobilio, Ge–Si intermixing in Ge quantum dots on Si(001) and Si(111), Appl. Phys. Lett. 76, 682 (2000). (PDF)

Published articles in refereed conference proceedings

[C.7] L. Nikolova, D. Riabinina, B. Kadari, J. M. MacLeod, M. Chaker, and F. Rosei, Synthesis and Characterization of Group IV Nanocrystals, ECS Transaction Proceedings, Vancouver, BC, Canada, 28 (3), 15 (2010). (PDF)

[C.6] A. Sgarlata, A. Balzarotti, I. Berbezier, P. Szkutnik, F. Rosei, N. Motta, Towards nanomemories: Ge growth on naturally and artificially nanostructured Si surfaces, IEEE Proceedings of ICONN 2006, Brisbane, Australia.

[C.5] R. Dolbec, E. Irissou, F. Rosei, D. Guay, M. Chaker, M.A. El Khakani, Platinum nanoparticles growth by means of pulsed laser ablation, Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 789, N 11.25.1 (2004).

[C.4] N. Motta, A. Sgarlata, A. Balzarotti, F. Rosei, Self–assembly and Ordering of Ge/Si Quantum Dots on Flat and Nanostructured Surfaces, Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 696, N 2.2 (2002).

[C.3] F. Rosei, N. Motta, A. Sgarlata, A. Balzarotti, Growth and characterization of Ge nanostructures on Si(111), Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 696, N 5.9 (2002).

[C.2] F. Rosei, N. Motta, A. Sgarlata, A. Balzarotti, Growth and characterization of Ge nanostructures on Si(111), Lecture Notes in Physics, 588, 252 (2002).

[C.1] A. Sgarlata, F. Rosei, M. Fanfoni, N. Motta, A. Balzarotti, STM/AFM study of Ge Quantum Dots grown on Si(111), IEEE Proc. of the 11th Int. SIMC Conference, February 2001.

Chapters in Books

[B.4] J.A. Miwa, F. Rosei, “Molecular Self-Assembly: Fundamental Concepts and Applications”
The MEMS Handbook 2nd Edition, Ed. M. Gad El Hak, Taylor and Francis 2005.

[B.3] F. Rosei, R. Rosei, Scanning Tunnelling Microscopy Studies of Elementary Surface Processes, Science, Technology and Education of Microscopy, An Overview, Vol. I,p24–33 (2003).

[B.2] F. Rosei, Scanning Probe Microscopy studies of Ge/Si surfaces, Science, Technology and Education of Microscopy, An Overview, Vol. I, p84–92 (2003).

[B.1] M. Schunack, F. Rosei, F. Besenbacher, The Scanning Tunneling Microscope as a Unique Tool to Investigate the Interaction Between Complex Molecules and Metal Surfaces, Science, Technology and Education of Microscopy, An Overview, Vol. I, p43–51 (2003).

Books

Properties of single organic molecules on crystal surfaces