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Pontin, A. (author), Lang, J.E. (author), Chowdhury, A. (author), Vezio, P. (author), Marino, F. (author), Morana, B. (author), Serra, E. (author), Marin, F. (author), Monteiro, T.S. (author)
The extraordinary sensitivity of the output field of an optical cavity to small quantum-scale displacements has led to breakthroughs such as the first detection of gravitational waves and of the motions of quantum ground-state cooled mechanical oscillators. While heterodyne detection of the output optical field of an optomechanical system...
journal article 2018
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Silvestri, C. (author), Riccio, M (author), Poelma, René H. (author), Jovic, A. (author), Morana, B. (author), Vollebregt, S. (author), Irace, A (author), Zhang, G.Q. (author), Sarro, P.M. (author)
The high aspect ratio and the porous nature of spatially oriented forest-like carbon nanotube (CNT) structures represent a unique opportunity to engineer a novel class of nanoscale assemblies. By combining CNTs and conformal coatings, a 3D lightweight scaffold with tailored behavior can be achieved. The effect of nanoscale coatings, aluminum...
journal article 2018
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Bui, T.H. (author), Morana, B. (author), Akhnoukh, A.B. (author), Chu Duc, Trinh (author), Sarro, P.M. (author)
A surface-acoustic-mode aluminum nitride (AlN) transducer is utilized to determine the type of liquid dropped on the propagation path. It is based on tracking the shrinking droplet radius and observing stagnant liquid molecules during and after the liquid evaporation process. The device configuration is suitable to test small amounts of...
journal article 2017
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Bui, T.H. (author), Vollebregt, S. (author), Morana, B. (author), van Zeijl, H.W. (author), Chu Duc, Trinh (author), Sarro, P.M. (author)
The effect of the contact angle and radius of a microsize droplet on the surface acoustic wave (SAW) response for microfluidic applications is reported. It is studied through the dynamic change of the droplet shape during the evaporation process. An aluminium nitride SAW device, operating at 125.7 MHz, is utilized to investigate the...
journal article 2017
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Silvestri, C. (author), Riccio, M. (author), Poelma, R.H. (author), Morana, B. (author), Vollebregt, S. (author), Santagata, F. (author), Irace, A. (author), Zhang, G.Q. (author), Sarro, P.M. (author)
Thermal material properties play a fundamental role in the thermal management of microelectronic systems. The porous nature of carbon nanotube (CNT) arrays results in a very high surface area to volume ratio, which makes the material attractive for surface driven heat transfer mechanisms. Here, we report on the heat transfer performance of...
journal article 2016
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Serra, E. (author), Bawaj, M. (author), Borrielli, Antonio (author), Di Giuseppe, G. (author), Forte, S. (author), Kralj, Nenad (author), Malossi, N. (author), Marconi, L. (author), Marin, F. (author), Marino, F. (author), Morana, B. (author), Natali, Riccardo (author), Pandraud, G. (author), Pontin, A. (author), Prodi, G.A. (author), Rossi, Massimiliano (author), Sarro, P.M. (author), Vitali, David (author), Bonaldi, M. (author)
In view of the integration of membrane resonators with more complex MEMS structures, we developed a general fabrication procedure for circular shape SiN<sub><i>x</i></sub> membranes using Deep Reactive Ion Etching (DRIE). Large area and high-stress SiN<sub><i>x</i></sub> membranes were fabricated and used as optomechanical resonators in a...
journal article 2016
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Thomas, S. (author), Jovic, A. (author), Morana, B. (author), Buja, F. (author), Gkouzou, A. (author), Pandraud, G. (author), Sarro, P.M. (author)
In this paper we present the characterization of the coefficient of thermal expansion (CTE) of in-situ doped polycrystalline SiC thin films, obtained by low pressure chemical vapor deposition (LPCVD). The material is characterized using V-beam actuators on which the temperature coefficient of resistance (TCR) and the in-plane displacement...
journal article 2016
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Morana, B. (author)
doctoral thesis 2015
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Poelma, R.H. (author), Morana, B. (author), Vollebregt, S. (author), Schlangen, H.E.J.G. (author), Van Zeijl, H.W. (author), Fan, X. (author), Zhang, G.Q. (author)
The porous nature of carbon nanotube (CNT) arrays allows for the unique opportunity to tailor their mechanical response by the infiltration and deposition of nanoscale conformal coatings. Here, we fabricate novel photo-lithographically defined CNT pillars that are conformally coated with amorphous silicon carbide (a-SiC) to strengthen the...
journal article 2014
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Puspitasari, I. (author), Saputra, P. (author), Morana, B. (author), Mele, L. (author), Santagata, F. (author), Creemer, J.F. (author), Kapteijn, F. (author), Kooyman, P.J. (author)
journal article 2012
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Vendelbo, S.B. (author), Creemer, J.F. (author), Helveg, S. (author), Morana, B. (author), Mele, L. (author), Molenbroek, A.M. (author), Sarro, P.M. (author), Zandbergen, H.W. (author), Kooyman, P.J. (author)
Extended abstract of a paper presented at Microscopy and Microanalysis 2011 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA, August 7–August 11, 2011.
journal article 2011
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Mele, L. (author), Santagata, F. (author), Panraud, G. (author), Morana, B. (author), Tichelaar, F.D. (author), Creemer, J.F. (author), Sarro, P.M. (author)
This paper presents a new process for the fabrication of MEMS-based nanoreactors for in situ atomic-scale imaging of nanoparticles under relevant industrial conditions. The fabrication of the device is completed fully at wafer level in an ISO 5 clean room and it is based on silicon fusion bonding and thin film encapsulation for sealed lateral...
journal article 2010
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