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2020
  1. "Mobility enhancement by mechanical uniaxial stress on 4H-SiC (0001) lateral metal-oxide-semiconductor field-effect-transistor", W. Takeuchi, K. Kutsuki, E. Kagoshima, T. Onishi, S. Iwasaki, M. Sakashita, H. Fujiwara, and O. Nakatsuka, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 59, SGGD08 (7 pages) (2020).
  2. "Fermi-level pinning at metal/4H-SiC contact induced by SiCxOy interlayer", K. Hashimoto, T. Doi, S. Shibayama, and O. Nakatsuka, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 59, SGGD16 (6 pages) (2020).
  3. "Preparation and thermoelectric characterization of phosphorus-doped Si nanocrystals/silicon oxide multilayers", H. Kobayashi, R. Akaishi, S. Kato, M. Kurosawa, N. Usami, and Y Kurokawa, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 59, SGGF09 (6 pages) (2020).
  4. "Formation of ultrathin segregated-Ge crystal on Al/Ge(111) surface", M. Kobayashi, A. Ohta, M. Kurosawa, M. Araidai, N. Taoka, T. Simizu, M. Ikeda, K. Makihara, and S. Miyazaki, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 59, SGGK15 (6 pages) (2020).
  5. "Saturation of electrically activated Sb concentration in heavily Sb-doped n+-Ge1−xSnx epitaxial layers", J. Jeon, S. Shibayama, and O. Nakatsuka, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 59, SLLF02 (6 pages) (2020).
  6. "Ferroelectric phase formation for undoped ZrO2 thin films by wet O2 annealing", S. Shibayama, J. Nagano, M. Sakashita, and O. Nakatsuka, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 59, SMMA04 (5 pages) (2020).
  7. "Impact of byproducts formed on a 4H–SiC surface on interface state density of Al2O3/4H–SiC(0001) gate stacks", T. Doi, S. Shibayama, W. Takeuchi, M. Sakashita, N. Taoka, M. Shimizu, and O. Nakatsuka, Appl. Phys. Lett. 116, 222104 (5 pages) (2020).
  8. "Realizing high thermoelectric performance in p-type Si1-x-yGexSny thin films at ambient temperature by Sn modulation doping", Y. Peng, H. Lai, C. Liu, J. Gao, M. Kurosawa, O. Nakatsuka, T. Takeuchi, S. Zaima, S. Tanemura, and L. Miao, Appl. Phys. Lett. 117, 053903 (5 pages) (2020).
  9. "Hydrogen desorption from silicane and germanane crystals: Toward creation of freestanding monolayer silicene and germanene", M. Araidai , M. Itoh, M. Kurosawa , A. Ohta, and K. Shiraishi, J. Appl. Phys. 128, 125301 (5 pages) (2020).
  10. "(Invited) Heteroepitaxy and Strain Engineering of Germanium-Silicon-Tin Ternary Alloy Semiconductor Thin Films for Energy Band Design", O. Nakatsuka, S. Shibayama, M. Kurosawa, and M. Sakashita, ECS Trans. 98, pp. 149-156 (2020).
  11. "Crystal Growth of Epitaxial 3C-SiC Thin Film on Si Substrate by Chemical Vapor Deposition using Single Precursor of Vinylsilane", T. Doi, K. Hashimoto, W. Takeuchi, and O. Nakatsuka, ECS Trans. 98, pp. 169-176 (2020).
  12. "Formation of ultra-thin Ge1−xSnx/Ge1−x−ySixSny quantum heterostructures and its electrical properties for realizing resonant tunneling diode", G. R. Suwito, M. Fukuda, E. Suprayoga, M. Ohtsuka, E. H. Hasdeo, A. R. T. Nugraha, M. Sakashita, S. Shibayama, and O. Nakatsuka, Appl. Phys. Lett. 117, 232104 (5 pages) (2020).
2019
  1. "Synthesis of heavily Ga-doped Si1−xSnx/Si heterostructures and their valence-band-offset determination", M. Kurosawa, Y. Inaishi, R. Tange, M. Sakashita, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 58, SAAD02 (4 pages) (2019).
  2. "Influence of Sn precursors on Ge1−xSnx growth using metal-organic chemical vapor deposition", Y. Miki, W. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 58, SAAD07 (7 pages) (2019).
  3. "Effect of carbon in Si oxide interlayers of the Al2O3/4H-SiC structure on interfacial reaction by oxygen radical treatment", T. Doi, W. Takeuchi, S. Shibayama, M. Sakashita, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 58, SBBD05 (5 pages) (2019).
  4. "Operation of thin-film thermoelectric generator of Ge-rich poly-Ge1-xSnx on SiO2 fabricated by a low thermal budget process", K. Takahashi, H. Ikenoue, M. Sakashita, O. Nakatsuka, S. Zaima, and M. Kurosawa, Appl. Phys. Express. 12 (5), 051016 (5 pages) (2019).
  5. "Formation and Optoelectronic Property of Strain-relaxed Ge1−x–ySixSny/Ge1−xSnx/Ge1−x–ySixSny Double Heterostructures on Boron-Ion-Implanted Ge(001) Substrate", M. Fukuda, D. Rainko, M. Sakashita, M. Kurosawa, D. Buca, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 58, SIIB23 (2019).
  6. "Realizing High Thermoelectric Performance at Ambient Temperature by Ternary Alloying in Polycrystalline Si1-x-yGexSny Thin Films with Boron Ion Implantation", Y. Peng, L. Miao, J. Gao, C. Liu, M. Kurosawa, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Sci. Rep. 9, 14342 (9 pages) (2019).
  7. "(Invited) Development of Germanium-Tin-Related Semiconductor Heterostructures for Energy Band Design in Electronic and Optoelectronic Applications", O. Nakatsuka, M. Fukuda, M. Sakashita, M. Kurosawa, S. Shibayama, and S. Zaima, ECS Trans. 92 (4), pp. 41-46 (2019).
  8. "Patterned Porous Silicon Prepared by Reactive Ion Etching Technique", R. Suryana, N. D. Pratiwi, M. Handayani, M. Santika, and O. Nakatsuka, IOP Conf. Ser.: Mater. Sci. Eng. 578 (1), pp. 012019 (5 pages) (2019).
2018
  1. "Epitaxial growth of heavily doped n+-Ge layers using metal-organic chemical vapor deposition with in situ phosphorus doping", S. Ike, W. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Thin Solid films 645 (1), 57-63 (2018).
  2. "Selective growth of Ge1-xSnx epitaxial layer on patterned SiO2/Si substrate by metal-organic chemical vapor deposition", W. Takeuchi, T. Washizu, S. Ike, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 57 (1S), 01AC05 (5 pages) (2018).
  3. "Effect of N bonding structure in AlON deposited by plasma-assisted atomic layer deposition on electrical properties of 4H-SiC MOS capacitor", W. Takeuchi, K. Yamamoto, M. Sakashita, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 57 (1S), 01AE06 (6 pages) (2017).
  4. "Formation of SiC thin films by chemical vapor deposition with vinylsilane precursor", T. Doi, W. Takeuchi, Y. Jin, H. Kokubun, S. Yasuhara, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 57 (1S), 01AE08 (4 pages) (2018).
  5. "Improved thermoelectric property of B-doped Si/Ge multilayered quantum dot films prepared by RF magnetron sputtering", Y. Peng, L. Miao, C. Li, R. Huang, D. Urushihara, T. Asaka, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Tanemura, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 57 (1S), 01AF03 (5 pages) (2018).
  6. "High n-type Sb dopant activation in Ge-rich poly-Ge1−xSnx layers on SiO2 using pulsed laser annealing in flowing water", K. Takahashi, M. Kurosawa, H. Ikenoue, M. Sakashita, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Lett. 112, 062104 (4 pages) (2018).
  7. "Dopant behavior in heavily doped polycrystalline Ge1−xSnx layers prepared with pulsed laser annealing in water", K. Takahashi, M. Kurosawa, H. Ikenoue, M. Sakashita, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 57 (4S), 04FJ02 (6 pages) (2018).
  8. "Alleviation of Fermi level pinning at metal/n-Ge interface with lattice-matched SixGe1−x−ySny ternary alloy interlayer on Ge", A. Suzuki, O. Nakatsuka, M. Sakashita, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 57 (6), 07MA05 (5 pages) (2018).
  9. "Formation of epitaxial Hf digermanide/Ge(001) contact and its crystalline properties", O. Nakatsuka, A. Suzuki, J. McVittie, Y. Nishi, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 57 (7S2), 060304 (4 pages) (2018).
  10. "Evaluation of Laterally Graded Silicon Germanium Wires for Thermoelectric Devices Fabricated by Rapid Melting Growth", R. Yokogawa, S. Hashimoto, K. Takahashi, S. Oba, M. Tomita, M. Kurosawa, T. Watanabe, and A. Ogura, ECS Trans. 86 (7), pp. 87-93 (2018).
  11. "(Invited) A New Application of Ge1−xSnx: Thermoelectric Materials", M. Kurosawa, Y. Imai, T. Iwahashi, K. Takahashi, M. Sakashita, O. ]Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, ECS Trans. 86 (7), pp. 311-320 (2018).
  12. "Formation of ultra-low resistance contact with nickel stanogermanide/heavily doped n+-Ge1−xSnx structure", J. Jeon, A. Suzuki, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Semicond. Sci. Technol. 33 (12), 124001 (2018).
  13. "Ultra-thin germanium-tin on insulator structure through direct bonding technique", T. Maeda, W. H. Chang, T. Irisawa, H. Ishii, H. Oka, M. Kurosawa, Y. Imai, O. Nakatsuka, and N. Uchida, Semicond. Sci. Technol. 33 (12), 124002 (6 pages) (2018).
  14. "Optoelectronic properties of high-Si-content-Ge1−x–ySixSny/Ge1−xSnx/Ge1−x–ySixSny double heterostructure", M. Fukuda, D. Rainko, M. Sakashita, M. Kurosawa, D. Buca, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Semicond. Sci. Technol. 33 (12), 124018 (8 pages) (2018).
  15. "Defect evaluation in strain-relaxed Ge0.947Sn0.053 grown on (001) Si", S. Gupta, Y. Shimura, O. Richard, B. Douhard, E. Simoen, H. Bender, O. Nakatsuka, S. Zaima, R. Loo, and M. Heyns, Appl. Phys. Lett. 113, 192103 (5 pages) (2018).
  16. "Growth and electrical properties of in situ Sb-doped Ge1−xSnx epitaxial layers for source/drain stressor of strained-Ge transistors", J. Jeon, A. Suzuki, K. Takahashi, O. Nakatsuka and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 57 (12), 121303 (6 pages) (2018).
  17. "Impact of crystalline structures on the thermal stability and Schottky barrier height of NiGe/Ge contact", Y. Deng, D. He, Y. Qiu, R. Gu, J. He, and O. Nakatsuka, Appl. Phys. Lett. 113, 253503 (4 pages) (2018).
  18. "The morphological study of porous silicon formed by electrochemical anodization method", R. Suryana, D. K. Sandi, and O. Nakatsuka, IOP Conf. Ser.: Mater. Sci. Eng. 333, 012034 (4 pages) (2018).
2017
  1. "Solid phase crystallization of Si1-x-ySnxCy ternary alloy layers and characterization of its crystalline and optical properties", S. Yano, T. Yamaha, Y. Shimura, W. Takeuchi, M. Sakashita, M. Kurosawa, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 56 (1S), 01AB02 (7 pages) (2017).
  2. "Hydrogen-surfactant-mediated epitaxy of Ge1-xSnx layer and its effect on crystalline and photoluminescence properties", O. Nakatsuka, S. Fujinami, T. Asano, T. Koyama, M. Kurosawa, M. Sakashita, H. Kishida, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 56 (1S) 01AB05 (6 pages) (2017).
  3. "Evaluation of energy band offset of Si1-xSnx semiconductors by numerical calculation using density functional theory", Y. Nagae, M. Kurosawa, M. Araidai, O. Nakatsuka, K. Shiraishi, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 56 (4S), 04CR10 (5 pages) (2017).
  4. "Electrical and Optical Properties Improvement of GeSn Layers Formed at High Temperature under Well-controlled Sn Migration", N. Taoka, G. Capellini, V. Schlykow, M. Montanari, P. Zaumseil, O. Nakatsuka, S. Zaima, and T. Schroeder, Mater. Sci. Semicond. Proc. 57, pp. 48-53 (2017).
  5. "Selective epitaxial growth of Ge1-xSnx on Si by using metal-organic chemical vapor deposition", T. Washizu, S. Ike, Y. Inuzuka, W. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, J. Crystal Growth 468, pp. 614-619 (2017).
  6. "Si1-xGex Bulk Single Crystals for Substrates of Electronic Devices", K. Kinoshita, Y. Arai, T. Maeda, and O. Nakatsuka, Mater. Sci. Semicond. Proc. 70 (1), pp. 12-16 (2017).
  7. "EXAFS study of local structure contributing to Sn stability in SiyGe1-y-zSnz", Y. Shimura, T. Asano, T. Yamaha, M. Fukuda, W. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Mater. Sci. Semicond. Proc. 70 (1), pp. 133-138 (2017).
  8. "Low-temperature crystallization of Ge-rich GeSn layers on Si3N4 substrate", I. Yoshikawa, M. Kurosawa, W. Takeuchi, M. Sakashita, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Mater. Sci. Semicond. Proc. 70 (1), pp. 151-155 (2017).
  9. "Formation and characterization of Ge1-x-ySixSny/ Ge1-xSnx/Ge1-x-ySixSny double heterostructures with strain-controlled Ge1-x-ySixSny layers", M. Fukuda, T. Yamaha, T. Asano, S. Fujinami, Y. Shimura, M. Kurosawa, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Mater. Sci. Semicond. Proc. 70 (1), pp. 156-161 (2017).
  10. "Modulation of Fermi level pining position at metal/n-Ge interface by semimetal Ge1-xSnx and Sn interlayers", A. Suzuki, M. Sakashita, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Mater. Sci. Semicond. Proc. 70 (1), pp. 162-166 (2017).
  11. "Control of Ge1-x-ySixSny layer lattice constant for energy band alignment in Ge1-xSnx/Ge1-x-ySixSny heterostructures", M. Fukuda, K. Watanabe, M. Sakashita, M. Kurosawa, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Semicond. Sci. Technol. 32 (10), 104008 (8 pages) (2017).
  12. "In situ phosphorus-doped Ge1-xSnx layers grown using low-temperature metal-organic chemical vapor deposition", S. Ike, W. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Semicond. Sci. Technol. 32 (12), 124001 (2017).
  13. "Growth and Applications of Si1-xSnx Thin Films", M. Kurosawa, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, ECS Trans. 80 (4), pp. 253-258 (2017).
  14. "Self-organized lattice-matched epitaxy of Si1-xSnx alloys on (001)-oriented Si, Ge, and InP substrates", M. Kurosawa, M. Kato, K. Takahshi, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Lett. 111, 192106 (4 pages) (2017).
2016
  1. "Defect and dislocation structures in low-temperature-grown Ge and Ge1-xSnxepitaxial layers on Si(110) substrates", S. Kidowaki, T. Asano, Y. Shimura, M. Kurosawa, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 598, pp. 72-81 (2016).
  2. "Characterization of Shallow- and Deep-Level Defects of Undoped Ge1-xSnx Epitaxial Layers by Electrical Measurements", W. Takeuchi, T. Asano, Y. Inuzuka, M. Sakashita, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, ECS J. Solid State Sci. Tech. 5 (4), pp. P3082-P3086 (2016).
  3. "Low thermal budget n-type doping into Ge(001) surface using ultraviolet laser irradiation in phosphoric acid solution", K. Takahashi, M. Kurosawa, H. Ikenoue, M. Sakashita, W. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Lett. 108, 052104 (4 pages) (2016).
  4. "Experimental observation of type-I energy band alignment in lattice matched Ge1-x-y SixSny/Ge heterostructures", T. Yamaha, S. Shibayama, T. Asano, K. Kato, M. Sakashita, W. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Lett. 108, 061909 (5 pages) (2016).
  5. "Growth of ultra-high Sn content Ge1-xSnx epitaxial layer and its impact on controlling Schottky barrier height at metal/Ge interface", A. Suzuki, O. Nakatsuka, S. Shibayama, M. Sakashita, W. Takeuchi, M. Kurosawa, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys.55 (4S) 04EB12 (6 pages) (2016).
  6. "Effect of in situ Sb doping on crystalline and electrical characteristics of n-type Ge1-xSnx epitaxial layer", J. Jeon, T. Asano, Y. Shimura, W. Takeuchi, M. Kurosawa, M. Sakashita, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 55 (4S), 04EB13 (5 pages) (2016).
  7. "Influence of Precursor Gas on SiGe Epitaxial Material Quality in Terms of Structural and Electrical Defects", S. Ike, E. Simoen, Y. Shimura, A. Hikavyy, W. Vandervorst, R. Loo, W. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 55 (4S), 04EJ11 (5 pages) (2016).
  8. "Effect of Nitridation for SiO2/SiC Interface on Defects Properties near Conduction Band Edge", W. Takeuchi, K. Yamamoto, N. Taoka, M.Sakashita, T. Kanemura, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 55 (4S), 04ER13 (5 pages) (2016).
  9. "Characterization of crystallinity of Ge1-xSnx epitaxial layers grown using metal-organic chemical vapor deposition", Y. Inuzuka, S. Ikea, T. Asanoa, W. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 602, pp. 7-12 (2016).
  10. "Crystalline Structure of TiC Ultra Thin Layers Formed on Highly Oriented Pyrolytic Graphite by Chemical Reaction from Ti/Graphite System", O. Nakatsuka, K. Hisada, S. Oida, A. Sakai, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 55 (6S3), 06JE02 (4 pages) (2016).
  11. [Spotlights] "Surface-segregated Si and Ge ultrathin films formed by Ag-induced layer exchange process", M. Kurosawa, A. Ohta, M. Araidai, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 55 (8S1), 08NB07 (5 pages) (2016).
  12. "Influence of GeO2 deposition temperature by in atomic layer deposition on electrical properties of Ge gate stack", M. Kanematsu, S. Shibayama, M. Sakashita, W. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 55 (8S2), 08PC05 (5 pages) (2016).
  13. "Density functional study for crystalline structures and electronic properties of Si1–xSnx binary alloys", Y. Nagae, M. Kurosawa, S. Shibayama, M. Araidai, M. Sakashita, O. Nakatsuka, K. Shiraishi, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 55 (8S2), 08PE04 (4 pages) (2016).
  14. "Thermal stability and relaxation mechanisms in compressively strained Ge0.94Sn0.06 thin films grown by molecular beam epitaxy", C. Fleischmann, R. R. Lieten, P. Hermann, P. Honicke, B. Beckhoff, F. Seidel, O. Richard, H. Bender, Y. Shimura, S. Zaima, N. Uchida, K. Temst, W. Vandervorst, and A. Vantomme, J. Appl. Phys. 120, 085309 (11 pages) (2016).
  15. "Thermoelectric Properties of Ge-Rich GeSn Films Grown on Insulators", M. Kurosawa, K. Liu, M. Izawa, I. Tsunoda, and S. Zaima, ECS Trans. 75 (8) pp. 481-487 (2016).
  16. "Analysis of Microscopic Strain and Crystalline Structure in Ge/Ge1-xSnx Fine Structures by Using Synchrotron X-ray Microdiffraction", S. Ike, O. Nakatsuka, Y. Inuzuka, T. Washizu, W. Takeuchi, Y. Imai, S. Kimura, and S. Zaima, ECS Trans. 75 (8) pp. 769-775 (2016).

2015
  1. "Non-uniform depth distributions of Sn concentration induced by Sn migration and desorption during GeSnSi layer formation", N. Taoka, T. Asano, T. Yamaha, T. Terashima, O. Nakatsuka, I. Costina, P. Zaumseil, G. Capellini, S. Zaima, and T. Schroeder, Appl. Phys. Lett. 106, 061107 (5 pages) (2015).
  2. "Formation of chemically stable GeO2 on the Ge surface with pulsed metal–organic chemical vapor deposition", S. Shibayama, T. Yoshida, K. Kato, M. Sakashita, W. Takeuchi, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Lett. 106, 062107 (4 pages) (2015).
  3. "Epitaxial formation of Ni germanide on Ge(001) substrate by reactive deposition", Y. Deng, O. Nakatsuka, A. Suzuki, M. Sakashita, and S. Zaima, Solid State Electronics 110, pp. 44-48 (2015).
  4. "Epitaxial growth and crystalline properties of Ge1-x-ySixSny on Ge(001) substrates", T. Asano, T. Terashima, T. Yamaha, M. Kurosawa, W. Takeuchi, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Solid State Electronics 110, pp. 49-53 (2015).
  5. "Effect of Sn on crystallinity and electronic property of low temperature grown polycrystalline-Si1-x-yGexSny layers on SiO2", T. Yamaha, M. Kurosawa, T. Ohmura, W. Takeuchi, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Solid State Electronics 110, pp. 54-58 (2015).
  6. "Formation, crystalline structure, and optical properties of Ge1-x-ySnxCy ternary alloy layers", T. Yamaha, K. Terasawa, H. Oda, M. Kurosawa, W. Takeuchi, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys 54 (4S), 04DH08 (6 pages) (2015).
  7. "Impact of Hydrogen Surfactant on Crystallinity of Ge1-xSnx Epitaxial Layers", T. Asano, N. Taoka, K. Hozaki, W. Takeuchi, M. Sakashita, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys 54 (4S), 04DH15 (4 pages) (2015).
  8. "Influence of Interface Structure on Electrical Properties of NiGe/Ge Contacts", Y. Deng, O. Nakatsuka, M. Sakashita, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 54 (5S), 05EA01 (6 pages) (2015).
  9. "Near-infrared light absorption by polycrystalline SiSn alloys grown on insulating layers", M. Kurosawa, M. Kato, T. Yamaha, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Lett. 106, 171908 (5 pages) (2015).
  10. "Characterization of locally strained Ge1-xSnx/Ge fine structures by synchrotron X-ray microdiffraction", S. Ike, O. Nakatsuka, Y. Moriyama, M. Kurosawa, N. Taoka, Y. Imai, S. Kimura, T. Tezuka, and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Lett. 106, 182104 (5 pages) (2015).
  11. "Epitaxial Ge1-xSnx layers grown by metal-organic chemical vapor deposition using Tertiary-butyl-germane and Tri-butyl-vinyl-tin", Y. Inuzuka, S. Ike, T. Asano, W. Takeuchi, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, ECS Solid State Lett. 4 (8), P1-P3 (2015).
  12. "High hole mobility tin-doped polycrystalline germanium layers formed on insulating substrates by low-temperature solid-phase crystallization", W. Takeuchi, N. Taoka, M. Kurosawa, M. Sakashita, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Lett. 107, 022103 (4 pages) (2015).
  13. "Growth of Si1-x-ySnxCy ternary alloy layer on Si(001) substrate and characterization of its crystalline property", T. Yamaha, M. Kurosawa, W. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 54 (8S1), 08KA11 (2015).
  14. [Invited review][Open access] "Growth and applications of GeSn-related group-IV semiconductor materials", S. Zaima, O. Nakatsuka, N. Taoka, M. Kuorsawa, W. Takeuchi, and M. Sakashita, Sci. Technol. Adv. Mater. 16, 043502 (22pages) (2015).
  15. "Oxygen and germanium migration at low temperature influenced by the thermodynamic nature of the materials used in germanium metal-insulator-semiconductor structures", K. Kato, N. Taoka, M. Sakashita, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Lett. 107, 102102 (5 pages) (2015).
  16. "Atom probe tomography study on Ge1-x-ySnxCy hetero-epitaxial film on Ge substrates", E. Kamiyama, K. Sueoka, K. Terasawa, T. Yamaha, O. Nakatsuka, S. Zaima, K. Izunome, K. Kashima, and H. Uchida, Thin Solid Films 592, pp. 54-58 (2015).
  17. [Invited]"Challenges of Energy Band Engineering with New Sn-Related Group IV Semiconductor Materials for Future Integrated Circuits", S. Zaima, O. Nakatsuka, T. Yamaha, T. Asano, S. Ike, A. Suzuki, M. Kurosawa, W. Takeuchi, M. Sakashita, ECS Trans. 69 (10), pp. 89-98 (2015).
  18. "Reduction of Schottky barrier height at metal/n-Ge interface by introducing an ultra-high Sn content Ge1-xSnx interlayer", A. Suzuki, O. Nakatsuka, S. Shibayama, M. Sakashita, W. Takeuchi, M. Kurosawa, and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Lett. 107, 212103 (5 pages) (2015).
  19. "Mobility Behavior of Si1-x-yGexSny Polycrystals Grown on Insulators", T. Ohmura, T. Yamaha, M. Kurosawa, W. Takeuchi, M. Sakashita, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Trans. MRS-J 40 (4), pp. 351-354 (2015).

2014
  1. "Effect of Sn atoms on incorporation of vacancies in epitaxial Ge1-xSnx film grown at low temperature", E. Kamiyama, S. Nakagawa, K Sueoka, T. Ohmura, T. Asano, O. Nakatsuka, N. Taoka, S. Zaima, K. Izunome, and K. Kashima, Appl. Phys. Express 7 (2 , 021302 (3 pages) (2014).
  2. "Large grain growth of Ge-rich Ge1-x Snx (x ≈ 0.02) on insulating surfaces using pulsed laser annealing in flowing water", M. Kurosawa, N. Taoka, H. Ikenoue, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Lett. 104, 061901 (2014).
  3. "Band alignment at interfaces of amorphous Al2O3 with Ge1-xSnx and strained Ge-based channels", H.-Y. Chou, V. V. Afanas'ev, M. Houssa, A. Stesmans, B. Vincent, F. Gencarelli, Y. Shimura, C. Merckling, R. Loo, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Lett. 104, 202107 (5 pages), (2014).
  4. "Epitaxial formation and electrical properties of Ni germanide/Ge(110) contacts", Y. S. Deng, O. Nakatsuka, J. Yokoi, N. Taoka, and S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 557, pp. 84-89 (2014).
  5. "Characterization of Crystalline Structures of SiGe Substrate Formed by Traveling Liquidus-Zone Method for Devices with Ge/SiGe", T. Yamaha, O. Nakatsuka, N. Taoka, K. Kinoshita, S. Yoda, and S. Zaima,Thin Solid Films 557, pp. 129-134 (2014).
  6. "Influence of Ge Substrate Orientation on Crystalline Structures of Ge1-xSnx Epitaxial Layers", T. Asano, S. Kidowaki, M. Kurosawa, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 557, pp. 159–163 (2014).
  7. "Formation and characterization of locally strained Ge1-xSnx/Ge microstructures", S. Ike, Y. Moriyama, M. Kurosawa, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, Y. Imai, S. Kimura, T. Tezuka, and S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 557, pp. 164–168 (2014).
  8. "Analysis for positions of Sn atoms in epitaxial Ge1-xSnx film in low temperature depositions", E. Kamiyama, K. Sueoka, O. Nakatsuka, N. Taoka, and S. Zaima, K. Izunome, K. Kashima, Thin Solid Films 557, pp. 173–176 (2014).
  9. "Importance of Control of Oxidant Partial Pressure on Structural and Electrical Properties of Pr-oxide Films", K. Kato, M. Sakashita, W. Takeuchi, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 557 pp. 276–281 (2014).
  10. "Stabilized formation of tetragonal ZrO2 thin film with high permittivity", K. Kato, T. Saito, S. Shibayama, M. Sakashita, W. Takeuchi, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 557 pp. 192–196 (2014).
  11. "Impacts of AlGeO formation by post thermal oxidation of Al2O3/Ge structure on interfacial properties", S. Shibayama, K. Kato, M. Sakashita, W. Takeuchi, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 557, pp. 282–287 (2014).
  12. "Defects Induced by Reactive Ion Etching in Ge Substrate", Kusumandari, N. Taoka, W. Takeuchi, M. Sakashita, O. Nakatsuka, S. Zaima, Advanced Materials Research 896, pp. 241-244 (2014).
  13. "Reduction of Schottky barrier height for n-type Ge contact by using Sn electrode", A. Suzuki, S. Asaba, J. Yokoi, K. Kato, M. Kurosawa, M. Sakashita, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 53 (4S), 04EA06 (6 pages) (2014).
  14. "Interaction of Sn atoms with defects introduced by ion implantation in Ge substrate", N. Taoka, M. Fukudome, W. Takeuchi, T. Arahira, M. Sakashita, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, J. Appl. Phys. 115, 173102 (7 pages) (2014).  
  15. "Formation of high-quality Ge1-xSnx layer on Ge(110) substrate with strain-induced confinement of stacking faults at Ge1-xSnx/Ge interfaces", T. Asano, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Express 7 (6), 061301 (3 pages) (2014).
  16. "Effect of thermal cleaning on formation of epitaxial Ni germanide layer on Ge(110) substrate", Y. Deng, O. Nakatsuka, N. Taoka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 53 (5S2), 05GA06 (6 pages) (2014).
  17. "Formation and crystalline structure of Ni silicides on Si(110) substrate", O. Nakatsuka, M. Hasegawa, K. Kato, N. Taoka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 53 (5S2), 05GA12 (5 pages) (2014).
  18. "Observation of lattice spacing fluctuation and strain undulation around through-Si vias in wafer-on-wafer structures using X-ray microbeam diffraction", N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, Y. Mizushima, H. Kitada, Y. S. Kim, T. Nakamura, T. Ohba, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 53 (5S2), 05GE03 (6 pages) (2014).
  19. "Importance of Ge surface oxidation with high oxidation rate in obtaining low interface state density at oxide/Ge interfaces", S. Shibayama, K. Kato, M. Sakashita, W. Takeuchi, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 53 (8S1), 08LD02 (6 pages) (2014).
  20. "Interface properties of Al2O3/Ge structures with thin Ge oxide interfacial layer formed by pulsed metal organic chemical vapor deposition", T. Yoshida, K. Kato, S. Shibayama, M. Sakashita, N. Taoka, W. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 53 (8S1), 08LD03 (6 pages) (2014).
  21. "Robustness of Sn precipitation during thermal oxidation of Ge1-xSnx on Ge(001)", K. Kato, T. Asano, N. Taoka, M. Sakashita, W. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 53 (8S1), 08LD04 (8 pages) (2014).
  22. "Formation of high-quality oxide/Ge1-xSnx interface with high surface Sn content by controlling Sn migration", K. Kato, N. Taoka, T. Asano, T. Yoshida, M. Sakashita, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Lett. 105, 122103 (5 pages) (2014).
  23. "Operation of inverter and ring oscillator of ultrathin-body poly-Ge CMOS", Y. Kamata, M. Koike, E. Kurosawa, M. Kurosawa, H. Ota, O. Nakatsuka, S. Zaima, and T. Tezuka, Appl. Phys. Express 7 (12), 121302 (4 pages) (2014).
  24. [Invited] "Challenges and Developments in GeSn Process Technology for Si Nanoelectronics", S. Zaima, O. Nakatsuka, N. Taoka, K. Kato, W. Takeuchi, and M. Sakashita, ECS Trans. 64 (6), 147-153 (2014).
  25. [Invited] "Epitaxial growth of GeSn layers on (001), (110), and (111) Si and Ge substrate", O. Nakatsuka, N. Taoka, T. Asano, T. Yamaha, M. Kurosawa, W. Takeuchi, and S. Zaim, ECS Trans. 64 (6), 793-799 (2014).

2013
  1. "Effects of Light Exposure during Plasma Processing on Electrical Properties of GeO2/Ge Structures", Kusumandari, W. Takeuchi, K. Kato, S. Shibayama, M. Sakashita, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 52, 01AC04 (6 pages) (2013) .
  2. "Influence of Sn Incorporation and Growth Temperature on Crystallinity of Ge1-xSnx Layers Heteroepitaxially Grown on Ge(110) Substrates", T. Asano, Y. Shimura, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 531, pp. 504-508 (2013) .
  3. "Effect of Interfacial Reactions in Radical Process on Electrical Properties of Al2O3/Ge Gate Stack Structure", K. Kato, M. Sakashita, W. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 417, 012001 (6 pages) (2013).
  4. "Suppressive Effect of Interface Reaction and Water Absorption by Al Incorporation into Pr-oxide Film", W. Takeuchi, K. Furuta, K .Kato, M. Sakashita, H. Kondo, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, J. Phys.: Conf. Ser. 417, 012017 (6 pages) (2013).
  5. "Effect of gate metal on chemical bonding state in metal/Pr-oxide/Ge gate stack structure", K. Kato, M. Sakashita, W. Takeuchi, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Solid-State Electron. 83, pp. 56-60 (2013).
  6. "Epitaxial growth and anisotropic strain relaxation of Ge1-xSnx layers on Ge(1 1 0) substrates", T. Asano, Y. Shimura, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Solid-State Electron. 83, pp. 71-75 (2013).
  7. "Development of epitaxial growth technology for Ge1 -xSnx alloy and study of its properties for Ge nanoelectronics", O. Nakatsuka, Y. Shimura, W. Takeuchi, N. Taoka, and S. Zaima, Solid-State Electron. 83, pp. 82-86 (2013).
  8. "Interfacial Reaction Mechanism in Al2O3/Ge Structure by Oxygen Radical", K. Kato, S. Shibayama, M. Sakashita, W. Takeuchi, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 52, 04CA08 (7 pages) (2013).
  9. "Technology Evolution for Silicon Nanoelectronics: Postscaling Technology", S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 52, 030001 (12 pages) (2013).
  10. "Broad defect depth distribution in germanium substrates induced by CF4 plasma", Kusumandari, N. Taoka, W. Takeuchi, M. Fukudome, M. Sakashita, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Lett. 103, 033511 (2013).
  11. "Understanding of interface structures and reaction mechanisms induced by Ge or GeO diffusion in Al2O3/Ge structure",  S. Shibayama, K. Kato, M. Sakashita, W. Takeuchi, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Lett. 103, 082114 (2013).
  12. "Liquid-Sn-driven lateral growth of poly-GeSn on insulator assisted by surface oxide layer", M. Kurosawa, N. Taoka, M. Sakashita, O. Nakatsuka, M. Miyao, and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Lett. 103, 101904 (2013).
  13. "Heteroepitaxial Growth of Sn-Related Group-IV Materials on Si Platform for Microelectronic and Optoelectronic Applications: Challenges and Opportunities", O. Nakatsuka, N. Taoka, T. Asano, T. Yamaha, M. Kurosawa, M. Sakashita, and S. Zaima, ECS Trans. 58 (9), pp. 149-155 (2013).
  14. "Characterization of Local Strain Structures in Heteroepitaxial Ge1-xSnx/Ge Microstructures by Using Microdiffraction Method", S. Ike, Y. Moriyama, M. Kurosawa, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, Y. Imai, S. Kimura, T. Tezuka, and S. Zaima, ECS Trans. 58 (9), pp. 185-192 (2013).
  15. "Reduction of Interface States Density Due to Post Oxidation with Formation of AlGeO Layer at Al2O3/Ge Interface", S. Shibayama, K. Kato, M. Sakashita, W. Takeuchi, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, ECS Trans. 58 (9), pp. 301-308 (2013).
2012
  1. "Crystallinity Improvement of Epitaxial Ge Grown on a Ge(110) Substrate by Incorporation of Sn", Y. Shimura, T. Asano, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Express 5, 015501 (3 pages) (2011).
  2. "Characterization of Damage of Al2O3/Ge Gate Stack Structure Induced with Light Radiation during Plasma Nitridation", Kusumandari, W.Takeuchi, K. Kato, S. Shibayama, M. Sakashita, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 51,  01AJ01 (5 pages) (2012).
  3. "Growth of Ge1-xSnx heteroepitaxial layers with very high Sn contents on InP(001) substrates", M. Nakamura, Y. Shimura, S. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 520 (8), pp. 3201–3205 (2012).
  4. "In-situ Ga doping of fully strained Ge1-xSnx heteroepitaxial layers grown on Ge(001) substrates", Y. Shimura, S. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, B. Vincent, F. Gencarelli, T. Clarysse, W. Vandervorst, M. Caymax, R. Loo, A. Jensen, D.H. Petersen, and S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 520 (8), pp. 3206–3210 (2012).
  5. "Homogeneous Si0.5Ge0.5 bulk crystal growth as substrates for strained Ge thin films by the traveling liquidus-zone method", K. Kinoshita, O. Nakatsuka, S. Yoda, and S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 520 (8), pp. 3279–3282(2012).
  6. "Low temperature formation of Si1-x-yGexSny-on-insulator structures by using solid-phase mixing of Ge1-zSnz/Si-on-insulator substrates", O. Nakatsuka, K. Mochizuki, Y. Shimura, T. Yamaha, and S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films  520 (8), pp. 3288–3292 (2012).
  7. "Improvement of Al2O3/Ge interfacial properties by O2-annealing", S. Shibayama, K. Kato, M. Sakashita, W. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 520 (8), pp. 3397–3401(2012).
  8. "Effect of atomic deuterium irradiation on initial growth of Sn and Ge1-xSnx on Ge(0 0 1) substrates", T. Shinoda, O. Nakatsuka, Y. Shimura, S. Takeuchi, and S. Zaima, Appl. Surf. Sci. 259 (15),  pp. 754–757 (2012).
  9. "Silicon full wafer bonding with atomic layer deposited titanium dioxide and aluminum oxide intermediate films", R. L. Puurunena, T. Sunia, O. M. E. Ylivaara, H. Kondo, M. Ammar, T. Ishida, H. Fujita, A. Bosseboeuf, S. Zaima, H. Kattelus, Sensors and Actuators A: Physical 188, pp. 268–276 (2012).
  10. [Invited] "Growth and Optical Properties of Ge1-xSnx Alloy Thin Films with a High Sn Content", S. Zaima, O. Nakatsuka, M. Nakamura, W. Takeuchi, Y. Shimura, and N. Taoka, ECS Trans. 50 (9), pp. 897-902 (2012).
  11. "Growth and Characterization of Heteroepitaxial Layers of Ge1-x-ySixSny Ternary Alloy",  T. Yamaha, O. Nakatsuka, S. Takeuchi, W. Takeuchi, N. Taoka, K. Araki, K. Izunome, and S. Zaima, ECS Trans. 50 (9), pp. 907-913 (2012).

2011
  1. "Characterization of GeSn materials for future Ge pMOSFETs source/drain stressors", B. Vincent, Y. Shimura, S. Takeuchi, T. Nishimura, G. Eneman, A. Firrincieli, J. Demeulemeester, A. Vantomme, T. Clarysse, O. Nakatsuka, S. Zaima, J. Dekoster, M. Caymax, and R. Loo,Microelectron. Eng. 88 (4), pp. 342-346 (2011).
  2. "Crystalline orientation dependence of electrical properties of Mn Germanide/Ge(1 1 1) and (0 0 1) Schottky contacts", T. Nishimura, O. Nakatsuka, S. Akimoto, W. Takeuchi, and S. Zaima, Microelectron. Eng. 88 (5), pp. 605-609 (2011).
  3. "Formation of Ni(Ge1-xSnx) Layers with Solid-Phase Reaction in Ni/Ge1-xSnx/Ge Systems",  T. Nishimura, Y. Shimura, S. Takeuchi, B. Vincent, A. Vantomme, J. Dekoster, M. Caymax, R. Loo, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Solid-State Electronics 60 (1), pp. 46-52 (2011).
  4. "Ge1-xSnx stressors for strained-Ge CMOS", S. Takeuchi, Y. Shimura, T. Nishimura, B. Vincent, G. Eneman, T. Clarysse, A. Vantomme, J. Dekoster, M. Caymax, R. Loo, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Solid-State Electronics 60 (1), pp. 53-57 (2011).
  5. "High-density formation of Ge quantum dots on SiO2", K. Makihara, M. Ikeda, A. Ohta, S. Takeuchi, Y. Shimura, S. Zaima, and S. Miyazaki, Solid-State Electronics 60 (1), pp. 60-65 (2011).
  6. "Control of Interfacial Properties of Pr-oxide/Ge Gate Stack Structure by Introduction of Nitrogen", K. Kato, H. Kondo, M. Sakashita, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Solid-State Electronics 60 (1), pp. 70-74 (2011).
  7. "Control of Strain Relaxation Behavior of Ge1-xSnx Layers", Y. Shimura, S. Takeuchi, N. Tsutsui, O. Nakatsuka, A. Sakai, and S. Zaima, Solid-State Electronics 60 (1), pp. 84-88 (2011).
  8. "Effect of Pr Valence State on Interfacial Structure and Electrical Properties of Pr-oxide/PrON/Ge Gate Stack Structure", K. Kato, M. Sakashita, W. Takeuchi, H. Kondo, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 50, 04DA17 (7 pages) (2011).
  9. "Analysis of Local Leakage Current of Pr Oxide Thin Films with Conductive Atomic Force Microscopy", M. Adachi, M. Sakashita, H. Kondo, W. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 50, 04DA08 (4 pages) (2011).
  10. "Molecular beam deposition of Al2O3 on p-Ge(001)/Ge0.95Sn0.05 heterostructure and impact of a Ge-cap interfacial layer", C. Merckling, X. Sun, Y. Shimura, A. Franquet, B. Vincent, S. Takeuchi, W. Vandervorst, O. Nakatsuka, S. Zaima, R. Loo, and M. Caymax, Appl. Phys. Lett. 98, 192110 (3 pages) (2011).
  11. "Formation of Palladium Silicide Thin Layers on Si(110) Substrates", R. Suryana, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 50, 05EA09 (5 pages) (2011).
  12. "Characterization of Local Strain around Through-Silicon Via Interconnects by using X-ray Microdiffraction", O. Nakatsuka, H. Kitada, Y. S. Kim, Y. Mizushima, T. Nakamura, T. Ohba, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 50, 05ED03 (4 pages) (2011).
  13. "Structural Analysis of Si-Based Nanodot Arrays Self-Organized by Selective Etching of SiGe/Si Films", M. Takahashi, Y. Nakamura, J. Kikkawa, O. Nakatsuka, S. Zaima, and Akira Sakai , Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 50 (8), 08LB11 (4 pages) (2011).
  14. "Control of Interfacial Properties of Al2O3/Ge Gate Stack Structure using Radical Nitridation Technique", K. Kato, S. Kyogoku, M. Sakashita, W. Takeuchi, H. Kondo, S. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 50 (10), 10PE02 (7 pages) (2011).
  15. [Invited] "GeSn Technology: Impact of Sn on Ge CMOS Applications", S. Zaima, O. Nakatsuka, Y. Shimura, S. Takeuchi, B. Vincent, F. Gencarelli, T. Clarysse, J. Demeulemeester, K. Temst, A. Vantomme, M. Caymax, and R. Loo, ECS Trans. 41 (7), pp. 231-238 (2011).
  16. "Sn diffusion during Ni germanide growth on Ge1-x Snx",  J. Demeulemeester, A. Schrauwen, O. Nakatsuka, S. Zaima, M. Adachi, Y. Shimura, C. M. Comrie, C. Fleischmann, C. Detavernier, K. Temst, and A. Vantomme, Appl. Phys. Lett.  99, 211905 (3 pages) (2011).

2010
  1. "Metal-organic chemical vapor deposition of high-dielectric-constant praseodymium oxide films using a cyclopentadienyl precursor", H. Kondo, S. Sakurai, M. Sakashita, A. Sakai, M. Ogawa, and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Lett. 95, 012105 (2010).
  2. "Low temperature growth of Ge1-xSnx buffer layers for tensile–strained Ge layers", Y. Shimura, N. Tsutsui, O. Nakatsuka, A. Sakai, and S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 518 (6), pp. S2-S5 (2010).
  3. "Use of p- and n-type vapor phase doping and sub-melt laser anneal for extension junctions in sub-32 nm CMOS technology", N.D. Nguyen, E. Rosseel, S. Takeuchi, J.-L. Everaert, L. Yang, J. Goossens, A. Moussa, T. Clarysse, O. Richard, H. Bender, S. Zaima, A. Sakai, R. Loo, J.C. Lin, W. Vandervorst, M. Caymax, Thin Solid Films 518 (6), pp. S48-S52 (2010).
  4. "Structural change of direct silicon bonding substrates by interfacial oxide out-diffusion annealing", T. Kato, Y. Nakamura, J. Kikkawa, A. Sakai, E. Toyoda, K. Izunome, O. Nakatsuka, S. Zaima, Y. Imai, S. Kimura, O. Sakata, Thin Solid Films 518 (6), pp. S147-S150 (2010).
  5. "Formation Processes of Ge3N4 Films by Radical Nitridation and Their Electrical Properties", K. Kato, H. Kondo, M. Sakashita, and S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 518 (6), pp. S226-S230 (2010).
  6. "Low-damage surface modification of polymethylmethacrylate with argon–oxygen mixture plasmas driven by multiple low-inductance antenna units", Y. Setsuhara, K. Cho, K. Takenaka, M. Shiratani, M. Sekine, M. Hori, E. Ikenaga, S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 518 (13), pp. 3561-3565 (2010).
  7. "Formation of Pr Oxide Films by Atomic Layer Deposition Using Pr(EtCp)3 precursor", H. Kondo, H. Matsui, K. Furuta, M. Sakashita, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 49 (2010) 04DA14 (4 pages).
  8. "Crystalline Structures and Electrical Properties of High Nitrogen-Content Hf-Si-N Films", K. Miyamoto, H. Kondo, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 49 (2010) 04DA11 (5 pages).
  9. "Mobility Behavior of Ge1-xSnx Layers Grown on Silicon-on-Insulator Substrates", O. Nakatsuka, N. Tsutsui, Y. Shimura, S. Takeuchi, A. Sakai, and S. Zaima Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 49 (2010) 04DA10 (4 pages).
  10. "Formation of Palladium Silicide on Heavily Doped Si(001) Substrates Using Ti Intermediate Layer", R. Suruyana, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 49 (2010) 05FA09 (5 pages).
  11. "Assessment of Ge1-xSnx Alloys for Strained Ge CMOS Devices", S. Takeuchi, Y. Shimura, T. Nishimura, B. Vincent, G. Eneman, T. Clarysse, J. Demeulemeester, K. Temst, A. Vantomme, J. Dekoster, M. Caymax, R. Loo, O. Nakatsuka, A. Sakai, and S. Zaima, ECS Trans. 33 (6), pp. 529-535 (2010).
  12. "Control of Strain Relaxation Behavior of Ge1-xSnx Layers for Tensile Strained Ge Layers", Y. Shimura, S. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, and S. Zaima, ECS Trans. 33 (6), pp. 529-535 (2010).

2009

  1. "Mechanical properties and chemical reactions at the directly bonded Si-Si interface", E. Toyoda, A. Sakai, T. Senda, H. Isogai, K. Izunome, O. Nakatsuka, M. Ogawa, S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 48, pp. 011202-1-5 (2009).
  2. "Characterization and Analyses of Interface Structures in Directly Bonded Si(011)/Si(001) Substrates", E. Toyoda, A. Sakai, H. Isogai, T. Senda, K. Izunome, K. Omote, O. Nakatsuka, S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 48, pp. 021208-1-4 (2009).
  3. "Thermal Stability and Scalability of Mictamict Ti-Si-N Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor Gate Electrodes", H. Kondo, K. Furumai, M. Sakashita, A. Sakai, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 48, pp. 04C012-1-5 (2009).
  4. "Control of Sn Precipitation and Strain Relaxation in Compositionally Step-Graded Ge1-xSnx Buffer Layers for Tensile-Strained Ge Layers", Y. Shimura, N. Tsutsui, O. Nakatsuka, A. Sakai, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 48, pp. 04C130-1-4 (2009).
  5. "Effects of Atomic Layer Deposition-Al2O3 Interface Layers on Interfacial Properties of Ge Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor Capacitors", R. Kato, S. Kyogoku, M. Sakashita, H. Kondo, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 48, pp. 05DA04-1-4 (2009).
  6. "Nitrogen-Content Dependence of Crystalline Structures and Resistivity of Hf-Si-N Gate Electrodes for Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor Field-Effect Transistors", K. Miyamoto, K. Furumai, B. E. Urban, H. Kondo, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 48, pp. 045505-1-4 (2009).
  7. "Microstructures in directly bonded Si substrates", Y. Ohara, T. Ueda, A. Sakai, O. Nakatsuka, M. Ogawa, S. Zaima, E. Toyoda, H. Isogai, T. Senda, K. Izunome, H. Tajiri, O. Sakata, S. Kimura, T. Sakata, H. Mori, Solid-State Electronics, 53 (8), pp. 837-840 (2009).
  8. "Plasma surface treatment of polymers with inductivity-coupled RF plasmas driven by low-inductance antenna units", Y. Setsuhara, K. Cho, K. Takenaka, A. Ebe, M. Shiratani, M. Sekine, M. Hori, E. Ikenaga, H. Kondo, O. Nakatsuka, S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 518 (3), pp. 1006-1011 (2009).
  9. "Novel Method to Introduce Uniaxial Tensile Strain in Ge by Microfabrication of Ge/Si1-xGex Structures on Si(001) Substrates", T. Mizutani, O. Nakatsuka, A. Sakai, H. Kondo, M. Ogawa, and S. Zaima, Solid-State Electronics 53 (11), pp. 1198-1201 (2009).
  10. "Technology Evolution of Silicon Nano-Electronics", S. Zaima, ECS Trans. 25 (7), pp. 33-47 (2009).
  11. "Control of Dislocations and Sn Precipitations for Fabrication of Tensile-strained Ge on Ge1-x Snx Buffer Layer", Y. Shimura, N. Tsutsui, O. Nakatsuka, A. Sakai, and S. Zaima, Trans. MRS-J, 34 (2), 301-304 (2009).
  12. "Formation of Uniaxial Tensile-strained Ge by Using Micro-patterning of Ge/Si1-xGe x/Si Structures", T. Mizutani, O. Nakatsuka, A. Sakai, H. Kondo, and S. Zaima, Trans. MRS-J, 34 (2), 305-308 (2009).

2008

  1. "Dependence of Electrical Characteristics on Interfacial Structures of Epitaxial NiSi2/Si Schottky Contacts Formed from Ni/Ti/Si System", O. Nakatsuka, A. Suzuki, S. Akimoto, A. Sakai, M. Ogawa and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 47 (4), pp. 2402-2406 (2008).
  2. "Crystalline and electrical properties of mictamict TiSiN gate MOS capacitors", K. Furumai, H. Kondo, M. Sakashita, A. Sakai, M. Ogawa, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 47 (4), pp. 2420-2424 (2008).
  3. "Scanning Tunneling Microscopy Observation of Initial Growth of Sn and Ge1-xSnx Layers on Ge(001) Substrates", M. Yamazaki, S. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, A. Sakai, M. Ogawa, and S. Zaima, Appl. Surf. Sci. 254 (19), 6048-6051 (2008).
  4. "Growth of highly strain-relaxed Ge1-xSnx /virtual Ge by a Sn precipitation controlled compositionally step-graded method", S. Takeuchi, Y. Shimura, O. Nakatsuka, S. Zaima, M. Ogawa, and A. Sakai, Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 231916 (2008).
  5. "Physical origin of suppressed effective work function modulation at boron segregated NiSi/SiON interface", Y. Tsuchiya, M. Yoshik, K. Sekine, T. Saito, K. Nakajima, T. Aoyama, J. Koga, A. Nishiyama, M. Koyama, M. Ogawa, and S. Zaima, J. Appl. Phys. 103, 124503 (2008).
  6. "Effect of alcohol sources on synthesis of single-walled carbon nanotubes", S. Oida, A. Sakai, O. Nakatsuka, M. Ogawa and S. Zaima, Appl. Surf. Sci., 254 (23) 7697-7702 (2008).
  7. "Epitaxial Ag Layers on Si Substrates as a Buffer Layer for Carbon Nanotube Growth", S. Oida, A. Sakai, O. Nakatsuka, M. Ogawa and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 47 pp. 3742-3747 (2008).
  8. "Dependence of Effective Work Function Modulation with Phosphorous Segregation on Ni to Si Ratio in Ni Silicide/SiO2 Systems", Y. Tsuchiya, M. Yoshiki, J. Koga, A. Nishiyama, M. Koyama, M. Ogawa, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 47 pp. 8321-8327 (2008).
  9. "Silicide and germanide technology for contacts and gates in MOSFET applications", S. Zaima, O. Nakatsuka, H. Kondo, M. Sakashita, A. Sakai, and M. Ogawa, Thin Solid Films 517 (1) pp. 80-83 (2008).
  10. "Tensile strained Ge layers on strain-relaxed Ge1 -xSnx/virtual Ge substrates", S. Takeuchi, A. Sakai, O. Nakatsuka, M. Ogawa, and S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 517 (1) pp. 159-162 (2008).
  11. "Formation of high-density Si nanodots by agglomeration of ultra-thin amorphous Si films", H.Kondo, T. Ueyama, E. Ikenaga, K. Kobayashi, A. Sakai, M. Ogawa, and S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 517 (1) pp. 297-299 (2008).
  12. "Characterization of bonding structures of directly bonded hybrid crystal orientation substrates", E. Toyoda, A. Sakai, O. Nakatsuka, H. Isogai, T. Senda, K. Izunome, M. Ogawa, and S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films, 517 (1), pp. 323-326 (2008).
  13. "Interface and Defect Control for Group IV Channel Engineering", A. Sakai, Y. Ohara, T. Ueda, E. Toyoda, K. Izunome, S. Takeuchi, Y. Shimura, O. Nakatsuka, M. Ogawa, S. Zaima, and S. Kimura, ECS Trans. 16 (10), pp. 687-698 (2008).
  14. "Formation of Ge3N4/Ge Structures Using Nitrogen Radicals and Their Thermal Stability", H. Kondo, S. Oda, M. Ogawa, and S. Zaima, ECS Trans. 16 (10), pp. 717-721 (2008).

2007
  1. "Strain relaxation of patterned Ge and SiGe layers on Si(001) substrates", S. Mochizuki, A. Sakai, O. Nakatsuka, H. Kondo, K. Yukawa, K. Izunome, T. Senda, E. Toyoda, M. Ogawa, and S. Zaima, Semicond. Sci. Tech. 22 (1), pp. S132-S136 (2007).
  2. "Growth and structure evaluation of strain-relaxed Ge1-xSnx buffer layers grown on various types of substrates", S. Takeuchi, A. Sakai, K. Yamamoto, O. Nakatsuka, M. Ogawa, and S. Zaima, Semicond. Sci. Tech. 22 (1), pp. S231-S235 (2007).
  3. "Growth and Energy Bandgap Formation of Silicon Nitride Films in Radical Nitridation", H. Kondo, K. Kawaai, A. Sakai, M. Hori, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 46 (1), pp. 71-75 (2007).
  4. "Composition Dependence of Work Function in Metal (Ni,Pt) Germanide Gate Electrodes", D. Ikeno, Y. Kaneko, H. Kondo, M. Sakashita, A. Sakai, M. Ogawa, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 46 (4B), pp. 1865-1869 (2007).
  5. "Behavior of Local Charge Trapping Sites in La2O3-Al2O3 Composite Films under Constant Voltage Stress", T. Sago, A. Seko, M. Sakashita, A. Sakai, M. Ogawa, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 46 (4B), pp. 1879-1884 (2007).
  6. "Physical mechanism of effective work function modulation caused by impurity segregation at Ni silicide/SiO2 interfaces" , Y. Tsuchiya, M. Yoshiki, A. Kinoshita, M. Koyama, J. Koga, M. Ogawa, and S. Zaima, J. Appl. Phys. 102, pp. 104504-1-7 (2007).

2006
  1. "Initial Growth Process of TiN Films in Ultrahigh-Vacuum Rapid Thermal Chemical Vapor Deposition", Y. Okuda, S. Naito, O. Nakatsuka, H. Kondo, T. Okuhara, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 45 (1A), pp. 49-53 (2006).
  2. "Local strain in SiGe/Si heterostructures analyzed by X-ray microdiffraction", S. Mochizuki, A. Sakai, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, S. Takeda, S. Kimura, M. Ogawa, and S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 508 (1-2), pp. 128-131 (2006).
  3. "Control of misfit dislocations in strain-relaxed SiGe buffer layers on SOI substrates", N. Taoka, A. Sakai, S. Mochizuki, O. Nakatsuka, M. Ogawa and S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 508 (1-2), pp. 147-151 (2006).
  4. "Film Structures and Electrical Properties of Pr Silicate Formed by Pulsed Laser Deposition", K. Ariyoshi, M. Sakashita, A. Sakai, M. Ogawa, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 45 (4B), pp. 2903-2907 (2006).
  5. "Characterization of Local Current Leakage in La2O3-Al2O3 Composite Films by Conductive Atomic Force Microscopy", A. Seko, T. Sago, M. Sakashita, A. Sakai, M. Ogawa, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 45 (4B), pp. 2954-2960 (2006).
  6. "Electrical properties of epitaxial NiSi2/Si contacts with extremely flat interface formed in Ni/Ti/Si(0 0 1) system", O. Nakatsuka, A. Suzuki, A. Sakai, M. Ogawa, and S. Zaima, Microelectron. Eng. 83 (11-12), pp. 2272-2276.
  7. "Epitaxial growth of (1 1 1)ZrN thin films on (1 1 1)Si substrate by reactive sputtering and their surface morphologies", H. Yanagisawa, S. Shinkai, K. Sasaki, J. Sakurai, Y. Abe, A. Sakai and S. Zaima, J. Crystal Grwoth 297 (1), pp. 80-86.
  8. "Ni-Silicide/Si and SiGe(C) Contact Technology for ULSI Applications", O. Nakastuka, S. Zaima, A. Sakai, and M. Ogawa, in Proc. of the 14th annual IEEE International Conference on Advanced Thermal Processing of Semiconductors, pp. 31-37 (2006).

2005
  1. "Epitaxial Growth of (001)ZrN Thin Films on (001)Si by Low Temperature Process", H. Yanagisawa, S. Shinkai, K. Sasaki, Y. Abe, A. Sakai, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 44 (1A), pp. 343-349 (2005).
  2. "Synthesis of carbon nanotube peabods directly on Si substrates", Y. Ohno, Y. Kurokawa, S. Kishimoto, T. Mizutani, T. Shimada, M. Ishida, T. Okazaki, H. Shinohara, Y. Murakami, S. Maruyama, A. Sakai, and K. Hiraga, Appl. Phys. Lett. 86, pp. 23109-23111 (2005).
  3. "Initial growth behaviors of SiGeC in SiGe and C alternate deposition", S. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, Y. Wakazono, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Mater. Sci. Semicond. Proc. 8 (1-3), pp. 5-9 (2005).
  4. "Growth and characterization of strain-relaxed SiGe buffer layers on Si(001) substrates with pure-edge misfit dislocations", N. Taoka, A. Sakai, T. Egawa, O. Nakatsuka, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Mater. Sci. Semicond. Proc. 8 (1-3), pp. 131-135 (2005).
  5. "Thermal Stability and Electrical Properties of (La2O3)1-x(Al2O3)x Composite Films", R. Fujitsuka, M. Sakashita, A. Sakai, M. Ogawa, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 44 (4B), pp. 2428-2432 (2005).
  6. "Low-Temperature Formation of Epitaxial NiSi2 Layers with Solid-Phase Reaction in Ni/Ti/Si(001) Systems", O. Nakatsuka, K. Okubo, Y. Tsuchiya, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 44 (5A), pp. 2945-2947 (2005).
  7. "Pure-edge dislocation network for strain-relaxed SiGe/Si(001) systems", A. Sakai, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, S. Zaima, and Yukio Yasuda, Appl. Phys. Lett. 86, pp. 221916-221918 (2005).
  8. "Analysis of Stressed-Gate SiO2 Films with Electron Injection by Conductive Atomic Force Microscopy", A. Seko, Y. Watanabe, H. Kondo, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Electronics and Communications in Japan, Part 2, 88 (6) pp. 18-26 (2005).
  9. "Fabrication and Evaluation of Floating Gate Memories with Surface-Nitrided Si Nanocrystals", S. Naito, T. Ueyama, H. Kondo, M. Sakashita, A. Sakai, M. Ogawa, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 44 (7B), pp. 5687-5691 (2005).
  10. "Fabrication technology of SiGe hetero-structures and their properties", Y. Shiraki and A. Sakai, Surface Science Reports 59 (7-8), pp. 153-207 (2005).
  11. "Analysis of microstructures in SiGe buffer layers on silicon-on-insulator substrates", N. Taoka, A. Sakai, S. Mochizuki, O. Nakatsuka, M. Ogawa, S. Zaima, T. Tezuka, N. Sugiyama, and S. Takagi, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 44 (10), pp. 7356-7363 (2005).
  12. "Analysis of Local Breakdown Process in Stressed Gate SiO2 Films by Conductive Atomic Force Microscopy", A. Seko, Y. Watanabe, H. Kondo, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 44 (10), pp. 7582-7587 (2005).
  13. "Improvement in NiSi/Si contact properties with C-implantation", O. Nakatsuka, K. Okubo, A. Sakai, M. Ogawa, Y. Yasuda, and S. Zaima, Microelectronic Engineering 82 (3-4), pp. 479-484 (2005).
  14. "Thermal stability and electrical properties of Ni-silicide on C-incorporated Si", O. Nakatsuka, K. Okubo, A. Sakai, M. Ogawa, S. Zaima, J. Murota, and Y. Yasuda, in  Advanced Metallization Conference 2004 (AMC2004), (Editors: D. Erb, P. Ramm, K. Masu, and A.Osaki), pp. 293-298 (2005).

2004

  1. "Growth of Carbon Nanotubes by Microwave-excited Non-Equilibrium Atmospheric-Pressure Plasma", A. Matsushita, M. Nagai, K. Yamakawa, M. Hiramatsu, A. Sakai, M. Hori, T. Goto, and S. Zaima, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 43 (1), pp. 424-425 (2004).
  2. "Microscopic Analysis of Stress-Induced Leakage Current in Stressed Gate SiO2 Films Using Conductive Atomic Force Microscopy" Y. Watanabe, A. Seko, H. Kondo, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 43 (2A), pp. L144-L147 (2004).
  3. "Interfacial reaction and electrical properties in Ni/Si and Ni/SiGe(C) contacts", S. Zaima, O. Nakatsuka, A. Sakai, J. Murota, and Y. Yasuda, Appl. Surf. Sci. 224 (1-4), pp. 215-221 (2004).
  4. "Influence of Si1-xGex interlayer on the initial growth of SiGeC on Si(100)", S. Ariyoshi, S. Takeuchi, O. Nakatsuka, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Appl. Surf. Sci. 224 (1-4), pp. 117-121 (2004).
  5. "Dislocation structures and strain-relaxation in SiGe buffer layers on Si (0 0 1) substrates with an ultra-thin Ge interlayer", T. Yamamoto, A. Sakai, T. Egawa, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Appl. Surf. Sci. 224 (1-4), pp. 108-112 (2004).
  6. "Strain-relaxation mechanisms of SiGe layers formed by two-step growth on Si(0 0 1) substrates", T. Egawa, A. Sakai, T. Yamamoto, N. Taoka, O. Nakatsuka, S. Zaima and Y. Yasuda, Appl. Surf. Sci. 224 (1-4), pp. 104-107 (2004).
  7. "Pulsed Laser Deposition and Analysis for Structural and Electrical Properties of HfO2-TiO2 Composite Films", K. Honda, A. Sakai, M. Sakashita, H. Ikeda, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 43 (4A), pp. 1571-1576 (2004).
  8. "Conductive Atomic Force Microscopy Analysis for Local Electrical Characteristics in Stressed SiO2 Gate Films", Y. Watanabe, A. Seko, H. Kondo, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 43 (4B), pp. 1843-1847 (2004).
  9. "Influence of structural variation of Ni silicide thin films on electrical property for contact materials", K. Okubo, Y. Tsuchiya, O. Nakatsuka, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 43 (4B), pp. 1896-1900 (2004).
  10. "Influence of C incorporation on the initial growth of epitaxial NiSi2 on Si(100)", E. Okada, O. Nakatsuka, S. Oida, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Appl. Surf. Sci. 237 (1-4), pp. 150-155 (2004).
  11. "Growth of silicon nanocrystal dots with high number density by ultra-high vacuum chemical vapor deposition", S. Naito, M. Satake, H. Kondo, M. Sakashita, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 43 (6B) pp. 3779-3783 (2004).
  12. "Detection and Characterization of Stress-Induced Defects in Gate SiO2 Films by Conductive Atomic Force Microscopy", Y. Watanabe, A. Seko, H. Kondo, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 43 (7B), pp. 4679-4682 (2004).
  13. "Behavior of Local Current Leakage in Stressed Gate SiO2 Films Analyzed by Conductive Atomic Force Microscopy", A. Seko, Y. Watanabe, H. Kondo, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 43 (7B), pp. 4683-4686 (2004).
  14. "Effects of Nitrogen Addition to Microwave Oxygen Plasma in Surface Wave with Disk-Plate Window and Photoresist Ashing", K. Shinagawa, J. Yamamoto, S. Ohgawara, S. Zaima, and M. Furukawa, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 43 (10), pp. 6858-6862 (2004).
  15. "HfO2 Film Formation Combined with Radical Nitridation and Its Electrical Characteristic", R. Takahashi, M. Sakashita, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 43 (11B), pp. 7821-7825 (2004).
  16. "Praseodymium silicate formed by postdeposition high-temperature annealing", A. Sakai, S. Sakashita, M. Sakashita, Y. Yasuda, S. Zaima, and S. Miyazaki, Appl. Phys. Lett. 85 (22), pp. 5322-5324 (2004).
  17. "Control of Ni/Si interfacial reaction and NiSi technology for ULSI applications", S. Zaima, O. Nakatsuka, A. Sakai, and Y. Yasuda, in Proc. of IUMRS International Conference in Asia 2004, (2004).
  18. "Preparation and Evaluation of NiGe Gate Electrodes for Metal-Oxide-Semiconductor Devices", Y. Kaneko, H. Kondo, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, in Proc. of the First International Symposium SiGe: Materials, Processing, and Devices, vol. 2004-07, pp. 1107-1111 (2004).
2003
  1. "Contact resistivity between tungsten and impurity (P and B)-doped Si1-x-yGexCy epitaxial layer", J. Noh, M. Sakuraba, J. Murota, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Appl. Surf. Sci. 212-213, pp. 679-683 (2003).
  2. "Control in the initial growth stage of heteroepitaxial Si1-x-yGexCy on Si(0 0 1) substrates", S. Zaima, A. Sakai, and Y. Yasuda, Appl. Surf. Sci. 212-213, pp. 184-192 (2003).
  3. "Effect of Al Interlayers on Two-Step Epitaxial Growth of CoSi2 on Si(100) ", O. Nakatsuka, H. Onoda , E. Okada, H. Ikeda, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Appl. Surf. Sci. 216, (1-4), pp. 174-180 (2003).
  4. "Local Leakage Current of HfO2 Thin Films Characterized by Conducting Atomic Force Microscopy", H. Ikeda, T. Goto, M. Sakashita, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 42 (4B), pp. 1949-1953 (2003).
  5. "Scanning Tunneling Microscopy of Initial Nitridation Processes on Oxidized Si(100) Surface with Radical Nitrogen", R. Takahashi, Y. Kobayashi, H. Ikeda, M. Sakashita, O. Nakatsuka, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 42 (4B), pp. 1966-1970 (2003).
  6. "Novel Nonvolatile Random-Access Memory with Si Nanocrystals for Ultralow-Power Scheme", A. Shibata, H. Kotaki, T. Ogura, N. Arai, K. Adachi, A. Kito, S. Kakimoto, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 42 (4B), pp. 2387-2390 (2003).
  7. "High resolution-high energy x-ray photoelectron spectroscopy using third-generation synchrotron radiation source, and its application to Si-high k insulator systems", K. Kobayashi, M. Yabashi, Y. Takata, T. Tokushima, S. Shin, K. Tamasaku, D. Miwa, T. Ishikawa, H. Nohira, T. Hattori, Y. Sugita, O. Nakatsuka, A. Sakai, and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Lett. 83 (5), pp. 1005-1007 (2003)
  8. "Surface and Interface Smoothing of Epitaxial CoSi2 Films by Solid-Phase Epitaxy Using Adsorbed Oxygen Layers and Two-Step Growth on Si(001) Surfaces", Y. Hayashi, A. Sakai, H. Ikeda, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 42 (11), pp. 7039-7044 (2003).
  9. "Reactive Deposition Epitaxy of CoSi2 Films on Clean and Oxygen-Adsorbed Si(001) Surfaces", Y. Hayashi, A. Sakai, H. Ikeda, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 42 (12), pp. 7482-7488 (2003).
  10. "Ultra-high vacuum rapid thermal chemical vapor deposition for formation of TiN as barrier metals", S. Naito, M. Okada, O. Nakatsuka, T. Okuhara, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, in Rapid Thermal Processing for Future Semiconductor Devices (edited by Hisashi Fukuda, Elsevier, Amsterdam), pp. 29-35 (2003).
2002
  1. "Study on solid-phase reactions in Ti/p+-Si1-x-yGexCy/Si(100) cintacts", A. Tobioka, Y. Tsuchiya, H. Ikeda, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, J. Murota, and Y. Yasuda, Mater. Sci. Eng., Vol. B89, pp. 373-377 (2002).
  2. "Characterization of defect traps in SiO2 thin films influence of temperature on defects", J.-Y. Rosaye, N. Kurumado, M. Sakashita, H. Ikeda, A. Sakai, P. Mialhe, J.-P. Charles, S. Zaima, Y. Yasuda, and Y. Watanabe, Microelectronics Journal 33 (5-6), pp. 429-436 (2002).
  3. "Growth processes and electrical characteristics of silicon nitride films formed on Si(100) by radical nitrogen", H. Ikeda, D. Matsushita, S. Naito, K. Ohmori, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 41 (4B) pp. 2463-2467, (2002).
  4. "Structural and electrical characteristics of HfO2 films fabricated by pulsed laser deposition", H. Ikeda, S. Goto, K. Honda, M. Sakashita, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 41 (4B), pp. 2476-2479 (2002).
  5. "Electrical properties and solid-phase reactions in Ni/Si(100) contacts", Y. Tsuchiya, A. Tobioka, O. Nakatsuka, H. Ikeda, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 41 (4B), pp. 2450-2454. (2002).
  6. "Electrical Properties of Ni silicide/silicon contact", Y. Tsuchiya, O. Nakatsuka, H. Ikeda, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, in Proc. Advanced Metallization Conference 2001 (Edited by A. J. Mckerrow, Y. S.-Diamand, S. Zaima, and T. Ohba, Materials Research Society, Warrendale, Pennsylvania) pp. 679-684 (2002).

2001
  1. "Local electrical characteristics of ultra-thin SiO2 films formed on Si(100) surfaces", H. Ikeda, N. Kurumado, K. Ohmori, M. Sakashita, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Surf. Sci. 493, pp. 653-658 (2001).
  2. "Application of a two-step growth to the formation of epitaxial CoSi2 films on Si(001) surfaces: Comparative study using reactive deposition epitaxy", Y. Hayashi, T. Katoh, H. Ikeda, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 40, No. 1, pp. 269-275 (2001).
  3. "Microscopic Observation of X-ray Irradiation Damages in Ultra-Thin SiO2 Films", K. Ohmori, T. Goto, H. Ikeda, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 40 (4), pp. 2823-2826 (2001).
  4. "Atomic-scale characterization of nitridation processes on Si(100)-2x1 surfaces by radical nitrogen", D. Matsushita, H. Ikeda, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 40 (4), pp. 2827-2829 (2001).
  5. "Atomistic evolution of Si1-x-yGexCy thin films on Si(001) surfaces", A. Sakai, Y. Torige, M. Okada, H. Ikeda, Y. Yasuda, and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Lett. 79 (20), pp. 3242-3244 (2001).
  6. "Reduction of threading dislocation density in SiGe layers on Si (001) using a two-step strain-relaxation procedure", A. Sakai, K. Sugimoto, T. Yamamoto, M. Okada, H. Ikeda, Y. Yasuda, and S. Zaima, Appl. Phys. Lett. 79 (21), pp. 3398-3400 (2001).
  7. "Characterization of deffect traps in SiO2 thin films", J.-Y. Rosaye, P. Mialhe, J.-P. Charles, M. Sakashita, H. Ikeda, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Active and Passive Elec. Comp. 24, 169-175 (2001).
  8. "Interface reactions in Ti/Si1-xGex/Si(100) studied by TEM and ADF imaging on a newly installed 200 kV TEM/STEM", N. Tanaka, J. J. Hu, J. Yamasaki, Y. Murooka, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Electron Microscopy and Analysis 172, pp. 373-376 (2001).
  9. "Real-time observation of initial oxidation on highly B-doped Si(100)-2x1 surfaces using scanning tunneling microscopy", K. Ohmori, M. Tsukakoshi, H. Ikeda, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, in Proceedings of 25th International Conference on the Physics of Semiconductors, pp. 329-330 (2001).

2000
  1. "Nucleation and growth of Ge on Si(111) in solid phase epitaxy", I. Suzumura, M. Okada, A. Muto, Y. Torige, H. Ikeda, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Thin Solid Films 369, pp. 116- 120, (2000).
  2. "Epitaxial growth of heavily B-doped SiGe films and interfacial reaction of Ti/B-doped SiGe bilayer structure using rapid thermal processing", M. Okada, H. Kamioka, H. Matsuo, Y. Fukuda, S. Zaima, K. Kawamura, and Y. Yasuda, Thin Solid Films 369, pp. 130- 133, (2000).
  3. "A study on the local bonding structures of oxidized Si(111) surfaces by HREELS", K. Sato, Y. Nakagawa, H. Ikeda, S. Zaima, Y. Yasuda, Thin Solid Films 369, pp. 277- 280, (2000).
  4. "Scanning tunneling microscopy/scanning tunneling spectroscopy of initial nitridation process of Si(100)-2x1 surfaces", D. Matsushita, H. Ikeda, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Thin Solid Films 369, pp. 293- 296, (2000).
  5. "Interfacial reactions of Ti/ and Zr/Si1-xGex/Si contacts with rapid thermal annealing", Y. Yasuda, O. Nakatsuka, S. Zaima, Thin Solid Films 373, pp. 73- 78, (2000).
  6. "Control of crystal structure and ferroelectric properties of Pb(ZrxTi1-x)O3 films formed by pulsed laser deposition", H. Fujita, S. Goto, M. Sakashita, H. Ikeda, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Jpn. J. Appl. Phys. 39 (12B), pp. 7035-7039, (2000).
  7. "Orientation dependence of ferroelectric properties of Pb(ZrxTi1-x)O3 thin films on Pt/SiO2/Si substrates", H. Fujita, M. Imade, M. Sakashita, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Appl. Surf. Sci. 159-160, pp. 134-137, (2000).
  8. "Selectivity for O adsorption position on dihydride Si(100) surfaces", Hiroyuki Kageshima, Kenji Shiraishi, H. Ikeda, S. Zaima, Y. Yasuda, Appl. Surf. Sci. 159-160, pp. 14-18, (2000).
  9. "Dependence of contact resistivity on impurity concentration in Co/Si systems", O. Nakatsuka, T. Ashizawa, K. Nakai, A. Tobioka, A. Sakai, S. Zaima, and Y. Yasuda, Appl. Surf. Sci. 159-160, pp. 149-153, (2000).
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