Sinha Group

Publications

Archival Journals

  1. D. Gelda, J. Sadhu, M.G. Ghossoub, E. Ertekin and S. Sinha, Reducing extrinsic damping of surface acoustic waves at gigahertz frequencies, J. Applied Physics , vol. 119, 164301 (2016),[DOI]
  2. D. Ganta, C. Marry, J. Ma and S. Sinha, Hydrophobic Recovery in Ultrathin PDMS-coated Long and Short Silicon Nanowires, Chemical Physics Letters , vol. 647, 175-180 (2016),[DOI]
  3. J. Sadhu, H. Tian, J. Ma, B. Azeredo, J. Kim, K. Balasundaram, C. Zhang, X. Li, P.M. Ferreira, S. Sinha, Quenched Phonon Drag in Silicon Nanowires Reveals Significant Effect in the Bulk at Room Temperature, Nano Letters , vol. 15 (5), 3159-3165 (2015),[DOI]
  4. D. Ganta, S. Sinha, R.T. Haasch, 2-D Material Molybdenum Disulfide Analyzed by XPS, Surface Science Spectra , vol. 21 (1), 19-27 (2014),[DOI]
  5. J. Ma, J.S. Sadhu, D. Ganta, H. Tian, S. Sinha, Thermal transport in 2-and 3-dimensional periodic "holey" nanostructures, AIP Advances , vol. 4 (12), 124502 (2014),[DOI]
  6. H. Babaei, J.M. Khodadadi, S. Sinha, Large theoretical thermoelectric power factor of suspended single-layer MoS2, Applied Physics Letters , vol. 105 (19), 193901 (2014),[DOI]
  7. J.S. Sadhu, H. Tian, T. Spila, J. Kim, B. Azeredo, P. Ferreira, S. Sinha, Controllable doping and wrap-around contacts to electrolessly etched silicon nanowire arrays, Nanotechnology , vol. 25 (37), 375701 (2014),[DOI]
  8. M.G. Ghossoub and S. Sinha, Total absorption of light in sub-wavelength metallic waveguides, Applied Physics Letters, vol. 103, 231113 (2013),[DOI]
  9. P.K. Singh, M.H. Seong, and S. Sinha, Detailed Consideration of the Electron-Phonon Thermal Conductance at Metal-Dielectric Interfaces, Applied Physics Letters, vol. 102, 181906 (2013),[DOI]
  10. B. Azeredo, J. Sadhu, J. Ma, K. Jacobs, J. Kim, K. Lee, J. Eraker, X. Li, S. Sinha, N. Fang, P. Ferreira and K. Hsu, Silicon Nanowires with Controlled Sidewall Profile and Roughness Fabricated by Thin-film Dewetting and Metal-assisted Chemical Etching, Nanotechnology, vol. 24, 225305 (2013) [DOI]
  11. M.G. Ghossoub, K.V. Valavala, M.H. Seong, B. P. de Azeredo, K.H. Hsu, J. Sadhu, P.K. Singh, and S. Sinha, Spectral Phonon Scattering from Sub-10 nm Surface Roughness Wavelengths in Metal-Assisted Chemically Etched Si Nanowires, Nano Letters, vol. 13 (4), pp 1564-1571 (2013), [DOI]
  12. J. Ma, B.R. Parajuli, M.G. Ghossoub, A. Mihi, J. Sadhu, P.V. Braun, and S. Sinha, Coherent Phonon-Grain Boundary Scattering in Silicon Inverse Opals, Nano Letters, vol. 13 (2), pp 618-624 (2013), [DOI]
  13. M.H. Seong, P.K. Singh and S. Sinha, Area of Contact and Thermal Transport Across Transfer-Printed Metal-Dielectric Interfaces, J. Applied Physics, vol. 113, 024321 (2013), [DOI]
  14. K. Valavala, H. Tian and S. Sinha, Conversion Time in Carbonation of Isolated Calcium Oxide Nanoparticles, Nanoscale and Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, 2013, [pdf]
  15. J.P. Feser, J.S. Sadhu, B.P. Azeredo, K.H. Hsu, J. Ma, J. Kim, M. Seong, N.X. Fang, X. Li, P.M. Ferreira, S. Sinha and D.G. Cahill, Thermal Conductivity of Silicon Nanowire Arrays with Controlled Roughness, J. Applied Physics, vol. 112, 114306 (2012). [DOI]
  16. Jun Ma and S. Sinha, Thermoelectric Properties of Highly Doped n-type Polysilicon Inverse Opals, J. Applied Physics, vol. 112, 073719 (2012). [DOI]
  17. K. Balasundaram, J.S. Sadhu, J.C. Shin, B. Azeredo, D. Chanda, M. Malik, K. Hsu, J.A. Rogers, P. Ferreira, S. Sinha and X. Li, Porosity control in metal-assisted chemical etching of degenerately doped silicon nanowires, Nanotechnology, vol. 23, 305304 (2012). [DOI]
  18. Keum, H., M. Seong, S. Sinha and S. Kim, Electrostatically Driven Collapsible Au Thin Films Assembled Using Transfer Printing for Thermal Switching, Applied Physics Letters, vol. 100, 211904 (2012). [DOI]
  19. M. Seong, J. S. Sadhu, J. Ma, M.G. Ghossoub and S. Sinha, Modeling and Theoretical Efficiency of a Silicon Nanowire Based Thermoelectric Junction with Area Enhancement, J. Applied Physics, vol. 111, 124319 (2012). [DOI]
  20. H. Tian, M.G. Ghossoub, O.T. Baris, J. Ma, M. Tirumala and S. Sinha, Volumetric Heat Capacity Enhancement in Thin Films of Amorphous Fluorocarbon Polymers, ASME J. Heat Transfer, vol. 134, 081601 (2012). [DOI]
  21. J. Sadhu, M. H. Seong and S. Sinha, Partially coherent phonon transport in two-dimensionally rough nanowires, J. Computational Electronics, vol. 11, no. 1, pp. 1-7 (2012). [DOI]
  22. D-W Oh, S. Kim, J.A. Rogers, D. Cahill and S. Sinha, Interfacial Thermal Conductance of Transfer-Printed Metal Films, Advanced Materials (with Frontispiece), vol. 23, 5027 (2011). [DOI]
  23. J. Sadhu and S. Sinha, Room-temperature phonon boundary scattering below the Casimir limit, Physical Review B, vol. 84, 115450 (2011). [DOI]
  24. (Selected for Virtual Journal of Nanotechnology, vol. 24, 15 Oct 2011.)
  25. M. G. Ghossoub, J. H. Lee, O. T. Baris, D. G. Cahill and S. Sinha, Percolation of thermal conductivity in amorphous fluorocarbons, Physical Review B, vol. 82, pp. 195441(2010). [DOI]
  26. J. Sadhu, J. H. Lee and S. Sinha, Frequency Shift and Attenuation of Hypersonic Surface Acoustic Phonons Under Metallic Gratings, Applied Physics Letters, vol. 97, pp. 133106-133109 (2010). [DOI]
  27. T.W. Kenny, K.E. Goodson, J.G. Santiago, E. Wang, J. Koo, L. Jiang, E. Pop, S. Sinha, L. Zhang, D. Fogg, S. Yao, R. Flynn, C.H. Chang, C.H. Hidrovo, Advanced Cooling Technology for Microprocessors, International Journal of High Speed Electronics and Systems, vol. 16, pp. 301 (2006). [DOI]
  28. E. Pop, S. Sinha, R.W. Dutton and K.E. Goodson, Heat Generation and Transport in Nanometer Scale Transistors, Proceedings of the IEEE (invited, special issue), vol. 94, pp. 1587-1601 (2006). [DOI]
  29. S. Sinha, E. Pop, R.W. Dutton and K.E. Goodson, Non-Equilibrium Phonon Distributions in Sub-100 nm Silicon Transistors, ASME Journal of Heat Transfer, vol. 128,pp. 638-647 (2006). [DOI]
  30. S. Sinha and K.E. Goodson, Thermal Conduction in Sub-100 nm Transistors, Microelectronics Journal, vol. 37, pp. 1148-1157 (2006). [DOI]
  31. S. Sinha and K.E. Goodson, Review: Mutiscale Thermal Modeling in Nanoelectronics, International Journal for Multiscale Computational Engineering, vol. 3, pp. 107-133 (2005). [DOI]
  32. S. Sinha, P.K. Schelling, S.R. Phillpot and K.E. Goodson, Scattering of g-Process LO Phonons at Hotspots in Silicon, Journal of Applied Physics, vol. 97, p. 023702 (2005). [DOI]
  33. P.G. Sverdrup, S. Sinha, M. Ashegi, S. Uma, and K.E. Goodson, Measurement of Ballistic Phonon Conduction near Hotspots in Silicon, Applied Physics Letters, vol. 78, pp. 3331-3333 (2001). [DOI]
  34. Ravi, M. R., A. Jhalani, S. Sinha, and A. Ray, Development of Semi-Empirical Model for Pyrolysis of an Annular Sawdust Bed, Journal of Analytical and Applied Pyrolysis, 71, 353 (2004). [DOI]
  35. Sinha, S., A. Jhalani, M. R. Ravi, and A. Ray, Modeling of Pyrolysis in Wood: A Review, Journal of the Solar Energy Society of India, 10, 41 (2000). [pdf]

Conference Proceedings

  1. J. S. Sadhu, H. Tian, J. Ma and S. Sinha, Simultaneous Measurements of Thermal Conductivity and Seebeck Coefficients of Roughened Nanowire Arrays, Materials Research Society Spring Meeting, Symposium JJ, San Francisco, CA (April 2012).
  2. J. S. Sadhu, K. Valavala, M. Seong, M. G. Ghossoub and S. Sinha, Phonon Transport in Periodic and Surface Disordered Nanostructures, Materials Research Society Spring Meeting, Symposium I, San Francisco, CA (April 2011).
  3. O.T. Baris, H. Tian, S. Sinha, Thermodynamic Modeling and Calorimetry of Nanostructured Materials for Capacitive Thermal Management, The 12th Intersociety Conference on Thermal and Thermomechanical Phenomena in Electronic Systems (ITHERM), Las Vegas, NV. (2010)
  4. J. S. Sadhu, M. G. Ghossoub, S. Sinha, The Effect Of Cross-Sectional Geometry On ZT Enhancement in Rough Silicon Nanostructures, Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., Vol. 1267 (2010).
  5. O. T. Baris, S. Sinha, Nanostructured phase change materials and their calorimetry, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE), Orlando, FL (2009).
  6. M. G. Ghossoub, J. H. Lee, O. T. Baris, D. G. Cahill and S. Sinha, Thermal Conductivity of Confined Ultrathin Polymers, Materials Research Society Spring Meeting, Symposium T, San Francisco, CA (2009).
  7. J. H. Lee, J. S. Sadhu and S. Sinha, Generating Near THz surface acoustic waves using picosecond ultrasonics, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE), Orlando, FL (2009).
  8. M. G. Ghossoub, J. H. Lee, O. T. Baris, D. G. Cahill, and S. Sinha, "Measurement of the Thermal Conductivity of Ultrathin Polymers using Time-Domain Thermoreflectance (TDTR)", Proc. Thermal Stresses 2009, Champaign, Illinois, USA, (2009).
  9. S. Sinha and K.E. Goodson, Dissipation and Entropy Flow in Logic: Fundamental Limits and Engineering Challenges, International Workshop on Nanoscale Energy Conversion and Information Processing Devices, Nice, France (September 2006). (Invited)
  10. S. Sinha and K.E. Goodson, Engineering Phonon Transport: Devices to Materials, Sixth International Workshop on Future Information Processing Technologies, Asheville, NC (August 2005). (Invited Panelist)
  11. J. Rowlette, E. Pop, S. Sinha, M. Panzer, and K.E. Goodson, Thermal Simulation Techniques for Nanoscale Transistors, IEEE/ACM International Conference on Computer-Aided Design (ICCAD) , San Jose, CA, pp. 225-228 (November 2005). (Invited)
  12. J. Rowlette, E. Pop, S. Sinha, M. Panzer, and K.E. Goodson, Thermal Phenomena in Deeply Scaled MOSFETs, IEEE International Electron Device Meeting (IEDM), Washington D.C. (December 2005). (Invited)
  13. S. Sinha, E. Pop, and K.E. Goodson, Phonon Transport in Nanotransistors, US-Japan Nanotherm, Sendai, Japan (July 2005). (Invited)
  14. S. Sinha and K.E. Goodson, Sub-continuum Thermal Phenomena in Transistor Drains, Materials Research Society Spring Meeting, Symposium DD, San Francisco, CA (March 2005).
  15. S. Sinha, E. Pop and K.E. Goodson, A split-flux model for phonon transport near hotspots, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE), Anaheim, CA (2004).
  16. E. Pop, C. O. Chui, S. Sinha, R. W. Dutton, and K. E. Goodson, Electro-Thermal Comparison and Performance Optimization of Thin-Body SOI and GOI MOSFETs, IEEE International Electron Devices Meeting (IEDM), San Francisco, CA (December 2004).
  17. S. Sinha, P.K. Schelling, S.R. Phillpot and K.E. Goodson, Atomistic Simulations of g-type phonons in silicon devices, ASME Heat Transfer/ Fluid Mechanics Summer Conference, Charlotte, NC (2004).
  18. S. Sinha and K.E. Goodson, Thermal Conduction in Sub-100 nm Transistors, Thermal Investigations of ICs and Systems (THERMINIC), Cote d'Azur, France (2004). (Invited)
  19. S. Sinha, P.K. Schelling, S.R. Phillpot and K.E. Goodson, Nanoscale Simulation of Heat Conduction in Semiconductor Devices, Intersociety Conference on Thermal and Thermomechanical Phenomena in Electronic Systems (ITHERM), Las Vegas, NV (2004). (Invited Panelist)
  20. S. Sinha, P.K. Schelling, S.R. Phillpot and K.E. Goodson, Atomistic Simulations of Non-Equilibrium Phonons in Nanotransistors, Semiconductor Research Corporation TECHCON, Dallas, TX (2003).
  21. S. Sinha, P.K. Schelling, S.R. Phillpot and K.E. Goodson, Atomistic Simulations of Phonon Hotspots in Silicon Devices, Materials Research Symposium, Symposium S, San Francisco, CA (2003).
  22. E. Pop, S. Sinha, and K. E. Goodson, Monte Carlo Modeling of Heat Generation in Electronic Nanostructures, International Mechanical Engineering Congress and Exposition (IMECE), New Orleans, LA (November 2002).
  23. S. Sinha and K.E. Goodson, Phonon Heat Conduction from Nanoscale Hotspots in Semiconductors, The Twelfth International Heat Transfer Conference (IHTC), Grenoble, France (2002).
  24. E. Pop, S. Sinha, R. Dutton, and K.E. Goodson, Nanoscale Heat Generation in Silicon via the Monte Carlo Method, US-Japan Nanotherm Conf., Berkeley, CA (June 2002).
  25. P.G. Sverdrup, S. Sinha, E. Pop, O. Tornblad, R. Dutton and K.E. Goodson, Advanced Electro-Thermal Modeling and Simulation Techniques for Deep Sub-Micron Devices, Semiconductor Research Corporation TECHCON, Phoenix, AZ (September 2000).