PhD in Physics
Speciality: Materials Science
- Growth of Materials and Thin Layers : Structure-property–processing, Deposition of thin films for applications in microelectronics, Phase transformations, Reactivity, Transport of material in solide state (diffusion, segregation).
- Growth of Nano-objects and Two-dimensional Materials : Growth, study of structural and electronic properties of Epitaxial graphene on Silicon Carbide substrates (SiC), Silicene and Silicides on metal substrates.
- Nanoscale characterization of Materials : Characterization of nanoscale material propreties using : local probes; scanning tunnelling and atomic force microscopy (STM / AFM), electronic and atomic diffraction techniques (LEED, RHEED, GIFAD), Spectroscopic tools (STS, AES, XPS), and Synchrotron Radiation (PES, ARPES, EXAFS).
Keywords : 2D-Materials ”graphene, Silicene, Silicide”, Thin Film Growth and Nanotechnology , Reactivity, Diffusion, Segregation, Physics of Surfaces, Clean Room, UHV, Scanning Tunnelling and Atomic Force Microscopy (STM / AFM), electronic and atomic diffraction (LEED, RHEED, GIFAD) spectroscopy (STS, AES, XPS), Synchrotron Radiation (PES, ARPES, EXAFS).