Publications

Books Edited/co-Edited

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  1. M. Saif Islam and Achyut K. Dutta, Nanosensing: Materials and Devices I, 2004.
  2. M. Saif Islam and Achyut K. Dutta, Nanosensing: Materials and Devices II, 2005.
  3. Minoru M. Freund, M. Saif Islam and Achyut K. Dutta, Nanostructure Integration Techniques for Manufacturable Devices, Circuits, and Systems: Interfaces, Interconnects, and Nanosystems,2005.
  4. Shih-Yuan Wang, Lars Thylen, Nicholas Xuanlai Fang and M. Saif Islam, (Eds) Negative Index materials: From Microwave to Optical, MRS vol. 919E, 2006.
  5. Nibir K. Dhar, Achyut K. Dutta and M. Saif Islam, Nanomaterial Synthesis and Integration for Sensors, Electronics, Photonics, and Electro-Optics, 2006.
  6. Martina Gerken, Nibir K. Dhar, Achyut K. Dutta and M. Saif Islam , Nanophotonics for Communication: Materials, Devices, and Systems III, 2006.
  7. Nibir K. Dhar, Achyut Kumar Dutta, M. Saif Islam, Nanomaterials Synthesis, Interfacing, and Integrating in Devices, Circuits, and Systems II, Proceedings of SPIE Volume 6768, 2007.
  8. M. Saif Islam and Achyut K. Dutta (Eds.) Nanosensing: Materials and Devices III, Proceedings of SPIE Volume 6769, 2007.
  9. Nibir K. Dhar, Achyut K. Dutta and M. Saif Islam (Eds.), Nanophotonics for Communication: Materials, Devices, and Systems III, Proceedings of SPIE vol. 6779, 2007.
  10. Thomas George, M. Saif Islam and Achyut Kumar Dutta (Eds.), "Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications", Proc. SPIE, Vol. 7318, 731805, 2009.
  11. M. Saif Islam, A. Alec Talin, Stephen D. Hersee (Eds.), "Nanoepitaxy: Homo- and Heterogeneous Synthesis, Characterization, and Device Integration of Nanomaterials", Proc. SPIE Vol. 7406, 2009.
  12. Thomas George, M. Saif Islam and Achyut Kumar Dutta (Eds.), "Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications II", Proc. SPIE, Vol. 7679, 2010.
  13. M. Saif Islam, Nobuhiko P. Kobayash and A. Alec Talin (Eds.), "Nanoepitaxy: Homo- and Heterogeneous Synthesis, Characterization, and Device Integration of Nanomaterials II", Proc. SPIE Vol. 7768, 2010.
  14. Nobuhiko P. Kobayashi, A. Alec Talin and M. Saif Islam (Eds.), " Nanoepitaxy: Materials and Devices III ", Proc. SPIE Vol. 8106, 2011.
  15. Thomas George, M. Saif Islam and Achyut K Dutta (Eds.), "Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications III", Proc. SPIE, V 8031, 2011
  16. Thomas George, M. Saif Islam and Achyut K Dutta (Eds.), "Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications IV", Proc. SPIE, vol 8373, 2012.
  17. A. Alec Talin, M. Saif Islam, Christian Lavoie, King-Ning Tu (Ed.), Proceeding of MRS on "Nanocontacts—Emerging Materials and Processing for Ohmicity and Rectification", 2012.
  18. Nobuhiko P. Kobayashi, A. Alec Talin and M. Saif Islam (Eds.), "Nanoepitaxy: Materials and Devices IV ", Proc. SPIE Vol. 8467, 2012.
  19. Thomas George, M. Saif Islam and Achyut K Dutta (Eds.), "Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications V", Proc. SPIE, v 8725, 2013.
  20. Nobuhiko P. Kobayashi, A. Alec Talin, Albert V. Davydov and M. Saif Islam (Eds.), "Nanoepitaxy: Materials and Devices V ", Proc. SPIE Vol. 8820, 2013.

Book Chapters

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  • Avinash Nayak, Logeeswaran V.J, M. Saif Islam, “Wet and Dry Etching” Encyclopedia of Nanotechnology, 2012.
  • Ataur Sarkar and M. Saif Islam, "Mass-manufacturable Nanowire Integration: Challenges and Recent Developments", Accepted in "Ceramic Integration Technology: From Macro to Nanoscale" Editors: Mrityunjay Singh Tatsuki Ohji Rajiv Asthana Sanjay Mathur, Wiley 2011.
  • A. Choudhry and M. Saif Islam, "Massively Parallel and Manufacturable Fabrications Process for Nanowire Based Devices and Circuits, Nanomanufacturing, Shaochen Chen (Ed), American Scientific Publisher, p63-83, 2009.
  • C. Johns, M. Saif Islam and Joanna Groza, "Physical and Chemical Vapor Deposition Processes", CRC Materials Processing Handbook, Joanna R. Groza, Enrique J. Lavernia, James F. Shackelford (Eds), CRC Taylor & Francis, 2007.
  • T. I. Kamins, S. Sharma, and M. S. Islam, "Self-assembled semiconductor nanowires on silicon and insulating substrates: experimental behavior"  Science and Technology of Semiconductor-On-Insulator Structures and Devices Operating in a Harsh Environment, D. Flandre, et al. (Eds), Kluwer Academic Publisher:  Netherlands, pp. 327-332, 2005.

 

Journal Publications & Conf. Proceedings

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  1. Mark Triplett, Hideki Nishimura, Matthew Ombaba, VJ Logeeswarren, Matthew Yee, Kazim G Polat, Jin Y Oh, Takashi Fuyuki, François Léonard, M Saif Islam, "High-Precision Transfer-Printing and Integration of Vertically Oriented Semiconductor Arrays for Flexible Device Fabrication", Nano Research, 2014. DOI 10.1007/s12274-014-0462-7
  2. M. M. Ombaba, L. V. Jayaraman, and M. S. Islam, “Precision stress localization during mechanical harvesting of vertically oriented semiconductor micro- and nanostructure arrays”, Applied Physics Letters 104, 243109, 2014.
  3. Jin Yong Oh and M. Saif Islam, "Nanobridge gate-all-around phototransistors for electro-optical OR gate circuit and frequency doubler applications", Applied Physics Letters 104, 022110, 2014.
  4. Jin Yong Oh, Jong-Tae Park, Hyun-June Jang, Won-Ju Cho, and M. Saif Islam, “3D-Transistor Array Based on Horizontally Suspended Silicon Nano-bridges Grown via a Bottom-up Technique”, Advanced Materials, vol 26, p1929, 2014.
  5. M. M Ombaba, VJ Logeeswaran, A Ionescu, M Saif Islam, "Integrating Ormosil films onto microstructured semiconductor substrates", Acta Materialia 72, 159-166, 2014
  6. H. Karaagac, M. Saif Islam, “Enhanced Field Ionization Enabled by Metal Induced Surface States on Semiconductor Nanotips”, Advanced Functional Materials, 2013 DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201303308.
  7. Jin Yong Oh and M. Saif. Islam, “Silicon nanowire bridge arrays with dramatically improved yields enabled by gold colloids functionalized with HF acid and poly-L-lysine,” IEEE Transactions on Nanotechnology, vol 12, no 6, 2013.
  8. Matt Ombaba, Hasegawa, T; Lu, Li; Yasuda, Yusuke; Nishida, Mutsumi K; Koh, Shinji; Uraoka, Yukihara; Islam, M. Saif, “Hierarchical Silver Nanoparticle Micro-Clustering in Poly(methyl methacrylate) Matrix in Spin-Coatable Electrically Conductive Thermoplastics”, Science of Advanced Materials, vol 5, no11, p1546, 2013.
  9. Matt Ombaba, Ruxandra Vidu, Logeeswaran Veerayah Jayaraman, Mark Triplett, Jonathan Hsu, M. Saif Islam, “Seamless integration of an elastomer with electrode matrix and its in-situ conversion into a solid state electrolyte for robust Li-Ion batteries”, Advanced Functional Materials, vol 23, issue 47, p5941, 2013.
  10. Hakan Karaagac, Mehmet Parlak, Emre Yengel, M. Saif Islam,"Heterojunction solar cells with integrated Si and ZnO nanowires and a chalcopyrite thin film", Materials Chemistry and Physics, Volume 140, Issue 1, 15, p382, 2013.
  11. Hakan Karaagac, V. J. Logeeswaran, and M. Saif Islam, "Fabrication of 3D-silicon micropillars walls decorated with aluminum-ZnO/ZnO nanowires for optoelectric devices", Phys. Status Solidi A, 1-4, 2013, DOI 10.1002/pssa.201329135
  12. Matthew Ombaba, V. J Logeeswaran, M. Saif Islam, "Electrically Conducting Film of Silver Nanoparticles as Mechanical and Electrical Interfaces for Transfer Printed Micro-and Nano devices", Applied Physics A, vol 111, p251, 2013.
  13. Jin Yong Oh, M. Saif. Islam, Hyun-June Jang and Won-Ju Cho, "Highly Sensitive Electrolyte-Ion-Semiconductor pH Sensors Enabled by Silicon Nanowires with Al2O3/SiO2 Sensing Membrane", Sensors & Actuators: B. Chemical, vol. 171, p238, 2012.
  14. A. P. Nayak, Aaron M. Katzenmeyer,, Yasuhiro Gosho, Bayram Tekin, M. Saif Islam, "Sonochemical Approach for Rapid Growth of Zinc Oxide Nanowalls", Applied Physics A, vol 107, no3, p661 2012.
  15. Ja-Yeon Kim,, Min-Ki Kwon, Logeeswaran VJ, Sonia Grego, and M. Saif Islam, "Post-growth in-situ chlorine passivation for suppressing surface-dominant transport in silicon nanowire devices", IEEE Transaction on Nanotechnology, v11, 4, p782, 2012.
  16. Hakan Karaagac, Emre Yengel, and M. Saif Islam, "Physical properties and heterojunction device demonstration of aluminum-doped ZnO thin films synthesized at room ambient via sol-gel method", Journal of Alloys and Compounds, v 521, p155, 2012.
  17. Avinash P. Nayak, Ta-Chun Lin, Daniel Lam, Savas Kaya, M. Saif Islam, 'UV and Oxygen Sensing Properties and Space Charge Limited Transport of Sonochemically Grown ZnO Nanowires', Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letter, vol 4, p1, 2012.
  18. Ramin Banan Sadeghian and M. Saif Islam, "Ultralow-voltage field-ionization discharge on whiskered silicon nanowires for gas sensing applications", Nature Materials, 10, 135, 2011.
  19. Syamanta K. Goswami, Byoung Woo Lee and Eunsoon Oh and M. Saif Islam, "Effect of Precursors on Optical and Structural Properties of ZnO Nanorods Synthesized by Sonochemical Method", Journal of the Korean Physical Society, Vol. 59, No. 3, 2011, pp. 2313-2317.
  20. Logeeswaran VJ, Jinyong Oh, Avinash P. Nayak, Aaron M. Katzenmeyer, Sonia Grego and Kristin H. Gilchrist, A. Alec Talin, Nibir K. Dhar, Nobuhiko P. Kobayashi, Shih-Yuan Wang and M. Saif Islam, "A Perspective on Nanowire Photodetectors: Current Status, Future Challenges and Opportunities", IEEE Journal of Selected Topics in Quantum Electronics, vol 17, no 4, p1002, 2011 (invited).
  21. Jong-Tae Park, Jin Yong KIm and M. Saif Islam, Extraction of Doping Concentration and Interface State Density in Silicon Nanowires", IEEE Transaction on Nanotechnology, vol. 10, no 5, p1004, 2011.
  22. Sonia Grego, Kristin H. Gilchrist, Ja-Yeon Kim, Min-Ki Kwon and M. Saif Islam, "Nanowire-based devices combining light guiding and photodetection", Applied Physics A, Invited, 2011 DOI 10.1007/s00339-011-6623-6.
  23. Min-Ki Kwon, Ja-Yeon Kim, Logeeswaran VJ, Nezih Pala, and M. Saif Islam, "Vapor-liquid-solid growth of vertically aligned [110] oriented Silicon Nanowires, Submitted 2011.
  24. Logeeswaran VJ, Aaron M. Katzenmeyer, Min-Ki Kwon, Ja-Yeon Kim, Jacob Goodwin and M. Saif Islam, "Harvesting and Transferring Vertical Device Arrays of Single Crystal Semiconductor Micro/Nanopillars to Arbitrary Substrates", IEEE Trans on Electron. Devices, Vol. 57, No. 8, p1856, 2010. PDF
  25. M. Saif Islam and Logeeswaran VJ, "Nanoscale Materials and Devices for Future Communication Networks", IEEE Communications Magazine, p112, June 2010. PDF
  26. Pratik Chaturvedi, Wei Wu, VJ Logeeswaran, Zhaoning Yu, M. Saif Islam, S. Y. Wang, R. Stanley Williams, and Nicholas X. Fang, “A smooth optical superlens”, Appl. Phys. Lett. Vol 96, p043102, 2010. PDF
  27. Yong Woo Jeona, Dae Hyun Kaa, Chong Gun Yua, Won-Ju Chob, M. Saif Islamc and Jong Tae Parka, "NBTI and hot carrier effect of SOI p-MOSFETs fabricated in strained Si SOI wafer", Microelectronics Reliability, Vol 49, (9-11), p994-997, 2009.
  28. Logeeswaran VJ, Nobuhiko P. Kobayashi, M. Saif Islam, Wei Wu, Pratik Chaturvedi, Nicholas X. Fang, Shih Yuan Wang & R. Stanley Williams, “Ultra-Smooth Silver Thin Films Deposited with a Germanium Nucleation Layer” Nanoletters, vol. 9 (1), pp. 178-182, 2009. PDF
  29. Feiyang Wu, Logeeswaran VJ and M. Saif Islam, David A. Horsley, Robert G. Walmsley, Sagi Mathai, Denny Houng, Michael R.T. Tan and Shih-Yuan Wang, “Integrated Receiver Architectures for Board-to-Board Free-Space Optical Interconnects”, Applied Physics A, 95, p1079, 2009.
  30. Logeeswaran VJ and M. Saif Islam, "Electronics and Photonics Integration on Non-Crystalline Substrates via Nanoheteroepitaxy", ECS Trans. 16 (41), p49, 2009.
  31. Nobuhiko P. Kobayashi, Sagi Mathai, Xuema Li, V.J. Logeeswaran, M. Saif Islam, Andrew Lohn, Takehiro Onishi, Joseph Straznicky, Shih-Yuan Wang & R. Stanley Williams, "Ensembles of indium phosphide nanowires: physical properties and functional devices integrated on non-single crystal platforms", Applied Physics A, 95, p1005, 2009.
  32. Mark Allen, Erwin M. Sabio, Xiubin Qi, Bokuba Nwengela, M. Saif Islam, and Frank E. Osterloh, "Metallic LiMo3Se3 Nanowire Film Sensors for Electrical Detection of Metal Ions in Water", Langmuir, 24, pp7031-7037, 2008.
  33. Aaron Michael Katzenmeyer, Yavuz Bayam, Logeeswaran VJ, Michael W. Pitcher, Yusuf Nur, Semih Seyyidoglu, L. K. Toppare, A. Alec Talin, Huilan Han, Cristina E. Davis and M. Saif Islam "Poly(Hydridocarbyne) as Highly Processable Insulating Polymer Precursor to Micro/Nanostructures and Graphite Conductors," Journal of Nanomaterials, vol 2009, ID 832327, 2009.
  34. Logeeswaran VJ, Ataur Sarkar, M. Saif Islam, Nobuhiko P. Kobayashi, Joseph Straznicky, Xuema Li, Wei Wu, Sagi Mathai, Michael R.T. Tan, Shih-Yuan Wang and R. Stanley Williams, "A 14 ps full width at half maximum high-speed photoconductor fabricated with intersecting InP nanowires on an amorphous surface", Appl. Phys A, 91, 1–5 (2008) (Invited).PDF
  35. A. Choudhry and M. Saif Islam, “Examining the anomalous resistance observed for InN nanowires”, Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, 8, 222–227 (2008).
  36. M. Saif Islam and Shih-Yuan Wang, "Guest Editorial: Nanophotonics for Communications", J of Nanophotonics, 2, 021799 (2008).
  37. Ataur Sarkar, Ibrahim Kimukin, Christopher W. Edgar, Sungsoo Yi and M. Saif Islam, Heteroepitaxial growth dynamics of InP nanowires on silicon, J of Nanophotonics, 2, 021799 (2008).
  38. Logeeswaran VJ, N. P. Kobayashi, M. Saif Islam, W. Wu, S.Y.Wang, R. Stanley Williams, “Ultra-Smooth Silver Film for Nanoscale Electronics and Photonics” Submitted, 2007.
  39. M. Saif Islam, “The all pervading nanosensors”, International J. of Nanotechnology Special issue on Nanosensors,, 5, No. 4/5, 2008.
  40. N. P. Kobayashi, X. Li, Logeeswaran VJ, J. Straznicky, M. Saif Islam, Shih-Yuan Wang, and R. Stanley Williams, “Hydrogenated microcrystalline silicon electrodes connected by indium phosphide nanowires,” Appl. Phys. Lett. vol 91, 113116, 2007.
  41.  A. Choudhry, Vishwanath Ramamurthi, Erin Fong and M. Saif Islam , “Ultra-low contact resistance of epitaxially interfaced Si nanowires, Nano Letters, vol. 7, pp. 1536-1541, 2007
  42.  Chad Johns and M. Saif Islam , Doug A. A. Ohlberg, Duncan R. Stewart, Philip J. Kuekes, Shih-Yuan Wang and R. Stanley Williams, “Atomic Switching Junctions Based on Solid Electrolytes and an Organic Monolayer of molecules”, Submitted to IEEE Trans. Nanotechnology, 2007.
  43.  M. Saif Islam , Z. Li, S.-C. Chang, Y. Chen, and R. S. Williams. Self-assembled monolayer on ultra-smooth platinum surfaces prepared by chemical mechanical polishing” Submitted to Langmuir, 2007.
  44.  Logeeswaran VJ, Mei-Lin Chan, Y. Bayam, M. Saif Islam David A. Horsley, Wei Wu, Shih-Yuan Wang and R. Stanley Williams “Ultra-smooth metal surfaces generated by pressure induced surface deformation of thin metal films”, Appl. Phys. A 87, 187–192 (2007).
  45.  M. Saif Islam and V. J. Logeeswaran, “Microfabrication of self-assembling elements for 3D negative-index materials” SPIE News room, DOI: 10.1117/2.1200612.0515, 2006.
  46. Logeeswaran VJ, Alexander N. Stameroff and M. Saif Islam, Wei Wu, Alexander M. Bratkovsky, Philip J. Kuekes, Shih-Yuan Wang & R. Stanley Williams “Switching Between Positive and Negative Permeability by Photoconductive Coupling for Modulation of Electromagnetic Radiation”, Appl. Phys. A 87, 209–216 (2007).
  47.  Jong Soo Lee, M. Saif Islam , and Sangtae Kim “Photoresponses of ZnO nanobridge devices fabricated using a single–step thermal evaporation method”, accepted for publication in Sensors & Actuators: B. Chemical, 2006 (10.1016/j.snb.2006.10.042).
  48.  Sung Soo Yi, G. Girolami, Jun Amano and S. Sharma, T. I. Kamins, I. Kimukin, M. Saif Islam , “InP nanobridges epitaxially formed between two vertical Si surfaces by metal-catalyzed chemical vapor deposition”, Applied Phys. Letters, 89, 133121, 2006.
  49.  Jong Soo Lee, M. Saif Islam , and Sangtae Kim, “Direct formation of catalyst-free ZnO nanobridges on an etched Si substrate using a thermal evaporation method”, Nano Letters, Vol. 6, No. 7 p1487 2006.
  50.  S. Reza, G. Bosman, M. Saif Islam , T. I. Kamins, S. Sharma and R. Stanley Williams, “Noise in Si Nanowires”, IEEE Trans. Nanotechnology, 5, No. 5, p523 2006.
  51.  Kimukin, M. Saif Islam and R. Stanley Williams, “Surface depletion thickness of p-doped Si nanowires grown using metal-catalysed chemical vapour deposition”, Nanotechnology 17 (2006) S1–S6.
  52.  G-Y Jung, W. Wu, S. Ganapathiappan , D. A. A Ohlberg, M. Saif Islam , X. Li, D.L. Olynick, H. Lee, Y. Chen, S.Y. Wang, W. M. Tong, R. S. Williams, “ Issues on nano-imprint lithography with a single-layer resist structure” Appl. Phys. A, 81, 1331–1335 (2005) (Invited).
  53.  S. Sharma, T.I. Kamins, M.S. Islam, R. Stanley Williams, A.F. Marshall, “Structural characteristics and connection mechanism of gold-catalyzed bridging silicon nanowires”, Journal of Crystal Growth, 280 (2005) 562–568.
  54.  Massood Tabib-Azar, Maissarath Nassirou, Run Wang, S. Sharma, T. I. Kamins, M. Saif Islam , and R. Stanley Williams, “Mechanical properties of self-welded silicon nanobridges”, Applied Phys. Letters, 87, 113102, (2005).
  55.  M. Saif Islam , S. Sharma , T. I. Kamins, and R. Stanley Williams, “A Novel Interconnection Technique for Manufacturing Nanowire Devices,” Applied Physics A, 80, (6), p1133, 2005.
  56.  M. Saif Islam , G.Y. Jung, T. Ha, D. R. Stewart, Y. Chen, SY Wang and R. Stanley Williams, “Ultra-smooth Platinum Surfaces for Nanoscale Devices Fabricated Using Chemical Mechanical Polishing,” Applied Physics A, 80, (6), pp1385-1389, 2005.
  57.  T. I. Kamins, S. Sharma, and M. S. Islam, “Self-assembled semiconductor nanowires on silicon and insulating substrates: experimental behavior” Science and Technology of Semiconductor-On-Insulator Structures and Devices Operating in a Harsh Environment, D. Flandre, et al. (Eds), Kluwer cademic Publisher: Netherlands, pp. 327-332, 2005.
  58.  M. Saif Islam , S. Sharma, T. I. Kamins, and R. Stanley Williams, “Ultrahigh-Density Semiconductor Nano-bridges Formed Between two Semiconductor Surfaces,” Nanotechnology, 15 L5–L8, 2004.
  59.  M. Saif Islam , T. Jung, T. Itoh, M.C. Wu, D.L. Sivco, and A.Y. Cho, “High Power and Highly Linear Monolithically Integrated Distributed Balanced Photodetectors,” IEEE/OSA J. Lightwave Technology, 20 (2) p285, 2002.
  60.  M. Saif Islam , S. Murthy, T. Itoh, M.C. Wu, D. Novak, R. Waterhouse, D.L. Sivco, and A.Y. Cho, “Velocity-matched distributed Photodetectors and Balanced Photodetectors with p-i-n Photodiodes,” IEEE Trans. Microwave Theory and Tech, 49 (10), p1914, 2001.
  61.  M. S. Islam, T. Chau, T. Itoh, M.C. Wu, D.L. Sivco, and A. Y. Cho, Distributed Balanced Photodetectors for RF photonic Links”, International. Journal of High-Speed Electronics and Systems, World Scientific 10 (1), pp 281-297, (2000) (Invited)
  62.  M. Saif Islam , T. Chau, S. Mathai, T. Itoh, M.C. Wu, D.L. Sivco, and A.Y. Cho, “Distributed Balanced Photodetectors for Broad-band Noise Suppression,” IEEE Transaction on Microwave Theory and Technique, 47 (7), p1282, 1999.
  63.  M. Saif Islam , T. Chau, S. Mathai, A. Rollinger, A. Nespola, T. Itoh, M.C. Wu D.L. Sivco, and A.Y. Cho, “Distributed balanced photodetectors for high performance RF photonic links,” IEEE Photonic Technology Letters, 11 (4), p454, 1999.
  64.  E. Özbay, M. Saif Islam , B. Onat, O. Aytur, G. Tuttle, E. Towe, R.H. Henderson, and M.S. Unlu, “Fabrication of high-speed resonant cavity enhanced Schottky photodiodes,” IEEE Photon. Technology Letters, 9 (5), p672, 1997.
  65. Hakan Karaagac, Logeeswaran V. J., M. Saif Islam, "3D silicon micro-pillars/-walls decorated with aluminum-ZnO/ZnO nanowires for opto-electronic device applications", Proc. SPIE 8467, Nanoepitaxy: Materials and Devices IV, 84670Y, 2012; doi:10.1117/12.945974
  66. Hakan Karaagac and M. Saif Islam, “Enhanced field ionization current enabled by gold induced surface states to silicon nanowires”, Proc. SPIE 8467, Nanoepitaxy: Materials and Devices IV, 84670J (October 11, 2012); doi:10.1117/12.945971
  67. Logeeswaran VJ, Daniel Lam, Emre Yengel, Heim K. Grewal, Matthew Ombaba, M. Saif Islam, “Electrical Contact Characteristics between Silicon Micropillars and Ag Nanoparticles with Controlled Mechanical Load”, MRS Symposium D: Nanocontacts–Emerging Materials and Processing for Ohmicity and Rectification, (2012).
  68. Logeeswaran VJ, Aaron M. Katzenmeyer, Matthew Ombaba & M. Saif Islam, “Interfacing Ag Nanoparticles with 1D Semiconductor Micro/Nanostructures via Joule Heating for Transfer Printing Nanodevices at Room Ambient”, MRS Symposium D: Nanocontacts–Emerging Materials and Processing for Ohmicity and Rectification, (2012).
  69. Jin Yong Oh, Hyun-June Jang and Won-Ju Cho, M. Saif. Islam, “Silicon Nanowire Integrated Electrolyte-Insulator-Semiconductor Sensor with an Above-Nernstian Sensitivity for Bio-Sensing Applications”, 2012 MRS Spring proceeding.
  70. H. Karaagac, M. Parlak and M. Saif Islam, “Synthesis of Si Nanowires by Electroless Etching Technique and Their Integration into I-III-VI2 Thin Films for Solar Cells”, Mater. Res. Symp. Proc., vol.1408, 2012
  71. H. Karaagac, M. Parlak and M. Saif Islam, “Synthesis of ZnO Nanowires by Hydrothermal Technique for Integration Into Chalcopyrite Thin Films”, MRS Proc., v.1406, 2012.
  72. Matthew M. Ombaba Li Lu, Yusuke Yasuda1, Takayuki Hasegawa, Yukiharu Uraoka, Mutsumi Kimura, Shinji Koh, Saif Islam, Highly Flexible, Transparent and Electrically Conducting Silver Nanoparticles Films Enabled by Controlled Sedimentation; MRS spring Proceedings 2012, Symposium K.
  73. Emre Yengel and M. Saif Islam, “Effect of Cathode Metal Evaporation Rate on the Deep Trapped Hole Formation in Bulk Heterojunction Organic Solar Cells”, MRS Proc. 2011.
  74. Phani K. Vabbina, Prashant Nayyar, Avinash P. Nayak, Aaron M. Katzenmeyer, Logeeswaran VJ, Nezih Pala, M. Saif Islam & A. Alec Talin, “Synthesis of Crystalline ZnO Nanostructures on Arbitrary Substrates at Ambient Conditions”, Proc. of SPIE Vol. 8106, 81060H, 2011
  75. Heim Kirin Grewal, Ta-Chun Lin, Marion Ore De Boddy, Logeeswaran V. J., M. Saif Islam, and Jack Skinner, “The fabrication of shallow co-axial p-n junctions on silicon micro/nanopillars for solar cell applications”, EIPBN Conference, Las Vegas, NV, 2011.
  76. Matthew Ombaba, V. J Logeeswaran, M. Saif Islam, “Anisotropic Conducting Film (ACF) of Ag Nanoparticles as Transfer Polymer and Electrical Interface for Silicon Micro- and Nano-Pillars", MRS Proceedings Library, Vol.1303, 2011.
  77. M. Saif Islam, Chad Johns, Long Do, Doug Ohlberg, Shih-Yuan Wang, R. Stanley Williams, Memristors based on an Organic Monolayer of Molecules and a Thin Film of Solid Electrolytes, IEEE ICECE, 2010 (2nd Best paper prize).
  78. Min-Ki Kwon, Ja-Yeon Kim, Logeeswaran V. Jayaraman, Nezih Pala, M. Saif Islam, “Temperature-dependent structural characterization of silicon <110> nanowire”, SPIE Optics and Photonics, Proceeding vol 7768, p77680H, 2010.
  79. Min-Ki Kwon, Ja-Yeon Kim, Logeeswaran V. Jayaraman, Nezih Pala, M. Saif Islam, “Controlled growth of <110> oriented silicon nanowire”, SPIE Optics and Photonics, Paper 7768-16, 2010.
  80. Ja-Yeon Kim, Min-Ki Kwon, Logeeswaran V. Jayaraman, Sonia Grego, M. Saif Islam,vIn-situ chlorine passivation to suppress surface-dominant transport in silicon nanowire devices, SPIE Optics and Photonics,  Paper 7768-26, 2010.
  81. Avinash Nayak, Aaron M. Katzenmeyer, Min-Ki Kwon, Ja-Yeon Kim and .M. Saif Islam, “Purely sonochemical route for oriented zinc oxide nanowire growth on arbitrary substrate”, Proceedings Vol. 7683, 2010.
  82. Logeeswaran V. Jayaraman; Matthew Ombaba; Aaron M. Katzenmeyer; M. Saif Islam, “Transfer of micro/nano-scale pillars and wires on conducting thermoplastic composite coated arbitrary substrates”, SPIE Proceedings Vol. 7683, 2010.
  83. R. Banan-Sadeghian; M. Saif Islam, “Enhanced field ionization/desorption on branched silicon nanowires: applications in gas ionization detection”, SPIE Proc. Vol. 7679, 2010.
  84. Logeeswaran VJ; Aaron M. Katzenmeyer; Min-Ki Kwon; Ja-Yeon Kim; M. Saif Islam, "Single crystal semiconductor micropillar and nanowire on amorphous substrates for low cost solar hydrogen generation", Proc. of the SPIE, Volume 7408, pp. 74080U-74080U-7, (2009) .
  85. Sonia Grego, Kristin H. Gilchrist, Ja-Yeon Kim, Min-Ki Kwon, and M. Saif Islam, "Waveguide-integrated nanowire photoconductors on a non-single crystal surface", Proc. SPIE Vol. 7406, 74060B, 2009.
  86. Logeeswaran VJ, Jacob Goodwin, Aaron M. Katzenmeyer and M. Saif Islam, "Heterogeneous 3D Integration of Multi-spectral Photonic Sensor with Highly Oriented Micro/Nano-pillars of Semiconductors", Conference on Micro- and Nanotechnology Sensors, Systems, and Applications, Proc. of SPIE Vol. 7318, 731805, 2009 (Invited).
  87. M. S. Islam, Logeeswaran VJ, A Sarkar, N. P. Kobayashi, J. Straznicky, X. Li, W.Wu, S. Mathai, M. R. T. Tan, S.-Y. Wang and R. S. Williams.  An ultrafast Nanowire Photodetector with a 14ps impulse response fabricated on an amorphous surface” Proc. of the 20th Annual Meeting of the IEEE Lasers and Electro-Optics Society (LEOS), 4pp. (post-deadline paper).
  88. Logeeswaran VJ, A. Katzenmeyer, M. S. Islam, N. P. Kobayashi, W. Wu, P. Chaturvedi, N. X. Fang, S. Y. Wang, and R. S. Williams, "Electrical Resistivity & Thermal Stability of Smooth Silver Thin Film for Nanoscale Optoelectronic Devices," in Nanotechnology,  NANO '08. 8th IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology, pp. 92-94, 2008.
  89. Y. Bayam, V. J. Logeeswaran, A. M. Katzenmeyer, R. J. Chacon, M. C. Wong, C. E. Hunt, and M. S. Islam, "Synthesis and Field Emission Characteristics of Ga2O3 Nanorods with Ultra-Sharp Tips,", NANO '08. 8th IEEE Conf on Nanotechnology on, pp. 573-575, 2008.
  90. M. Saif Islam, “Novel Nanowire Integration Schemes for Massively. Parallel and Manufacturable Nanoscale Electronics and Photonics”, Proceeding of 2nd IEEE International Nanoelectronics Conference (INEC), p1009  2008 (Invited)
  91. Aaron Katzenmeyer, Logeeswaran VJ, Bayram Tekin and M. Saif Islam, “Impact of Casimir Force in Molecular Electronic Switching Junctions”, Proceeding of 2nd IEEE International Nanoelectronics Conference (INEC), p166 2008 (Invited).
  92. Jeff Wurz, Logeeswaran VJ, Ataur Sarkar, and M. Saif Islam, "High current density and failure mechanism in epitaxially bridged silicon nanowires," Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology (NANO), pp, 595-597, 2008.
  93. Ataur Sarkar, Sungsoo Yi, M. Saif Islam and A. A. Talin, "Raman spectroscopic analysis of p-doped bridged InP nanowire," Materials Research Society Spring Meeting, San Francisco, CA, Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. Vol. 1080, p1080-O07-08, 2008.
  94. Ataur Sarkar, Sungsoo Yi, M. Saif Islam and A. A. Talin, "Persistent photocurrent in InP nanowires heteroepitaxially bridged between single crystal Si surfaces," Materials Research Society Spring Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 2008.
  95. Aaron M. Katzenmeyer, Yavuz Bayam, Logeeswaran VJ, Michael W. Pitcher, Yusuf Nur, Semih Seyyidoğlu, Levent K. Toppare, A. Alec Talin and M. Saif Islam, “Poly(Hydridocarbyne) as Highly Processable Insulating Polymer Precursor to Micro/Nanostructures and Graphite Conductors”, Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology (NANO), pp. 297-299, 2008.
  96. Yavuz Bayam, Logeeswaran VJ, Aaron M. Katzenmeyer, Rebecca J. Chacon, Michael C. Wong, Charles E. Hunt, and M. Saif Islam, "Synthesis and Field Emission Characteristics of Ga2O3 Nanorods with Ultra-Sharp Tips", Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology (NANO), pp. 573-575, 2008.
  97. Yong Woo Jeona, Dae Hyun Kaa, Chong Gun Yua, Won-Ju Chob, M. Saif Islamc and Jong Tae Parka, "NBTI and hot carrier effect of SOI p-MOSFETs fabricated in strained Si SOI wafer", accepted in the ESREF 09 (European Symposium on Electron device Failue Physiacs and Analysis), 2009.
  98. Logeeswaran VJ; Aaron M. Katzenmeyer; Min-Ki Kwon; Ja-Yeon Kim; M. Saif Islam, "Single crystal semiconductor micropillar and nanowire on amorphous substrates for low cost solar hydrogen generation", Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 7408 (2009)., pp. 74080U-74080U-7.
  99. Logeeswaran VJ, M. Saif Islam, Nobuhiko P. Kobayashi & Shih-Yuan Wang, “Observing catastrophic breakdown of InP nanowires under high current injection”, Accepted for Proc. SPIE 7406-32 (2009).
  100. Logeeswaran VJ, Aaron M. Katzenmeyer, Min-Ki Kwon, Ja-Yeon Kim & M. Saif Islam, "Single Crystal Semiconductor Micropillar and Nanowire on Amorphous Substrates for Low Cost Solar Hydrogen Generation", Accepted for Proc. SPIE 7408-28 (2009).
  101. Logeeswaran VJ, Min-Ki Kwon, Ja-Yeon Kim, Ramin B. Sadeghian & M. Saif Islam, "Growth of Silicon Nanowire on Amorphous Surface", Accepted for Proc. SPIE 7406-12 (2009).
  102. Ataur Sarkar, Logeeswaran V.J., M. Saif Islam, Albert Talin, Nobuhiko Kobayashi, Shih-Yuan Wang, R. Stanley Williams, "Photo-Enhanced Thermal Breakdown of Intersecting InP Nanowire Photoconductors on an Amorphous Si Surface" 2008 Electronic Materials Conference, June 25-27, 2008, Santa Barbara, CA.
  103. M. Saif Islam, “Mass-manufacturable integration schemes for 1D nanostructure in devices and circuits”, IEEE International Nanoelectronics Conference (INEC) 2008, Shanghai, 24th – 27th March, 2008 (Invited)
  104. Aaron Katzenmeyer, Logeeswaran VJ, Bayram Tekin and M. Saif Islam, Impact of Casimir Force in Molecular Electronic Switching Junctions, IEEE International Nanoelectronics Conference (INEC) 2008, Shanghai, 24th – 27th March, 2008 (Invited).
  105. Jeff Wurz, Logeeswaran VJ, Ataur Sarkar, and M. Saif Islam, "High current density and failure mechanism in epitaxially bridged silicon nanowires," IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology (NANO) 2008, Arlington, TX, 18th - 21st August, 2008.
  106. Ataur Sarkar, Logeeswaran VJ, M. Saif Islam, Albert A. Talin, Nobuhiko P. Kobayashi, Shih-Yuan Wang, and R. Stanley Williams, "Photo-enhanced thermal breakdown of intersecting InP nanowire photoconductors on an amorphous Si surface," Electronic Materials Conference, Santa Barbara, CA, 25th-27th June, 2008.
  107. Ataur Sarkar, Sungsoo Yi, M. Saif Islam and A. A. Talin, "Raman spectroscopic analysis of p-doped bridged InP nanowire," Materials Research Society Spring Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 24th-27th March, 2008.
  108. Ataur Sarkar, Sungsoo Yi, M. Saif Islam and A. A. Talin, "Persistent photocurrent in InP nanowires heteroepitaxially bridged between single crystal Si surfaces," Materials Research Society Spring Meeting, San Francisco, CA, 24th-27th March, 2008.
  109. Logeeswaran VJ, A. Katzenmeyer, M. Saif Islam, N. P. Kobayashi, W. Wu, P. Chaturvedi,N.Fang, S.Y.Wang & R. Stanley Williams, "Electrical Resistivity & Thermal Stability of Smooth Silver Thin Film for Nanoscale Optoelectronic Devices", IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology (NANO) 2008, Arlington, TX, 18th - 21st August, 2008.
  110. Yavuz Bayam, Logeeswaran VJ, Aaron M. Katzenmeyer, Rebecca J. Chacon, Michael C. Wong, Charles E. Hunt, and M. Saif Islam, "Synthesis and Field Emission Characteristics of Ga2O3 Nanorods with Ultra-Sharp Tips", IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology (NANO) 2008, Arlington, TX, 18th - 21st August, 2008.
  111. Aaron M. Katzenmeyer, Yavuz Bayam, Logeeswaran VJ, Michael W. Pitcher, Yusuf Nur, Semih Seyyidoğlu, Levent K. Toppare, A. Alec Talin and M. Saif Islam, “Poly(Hydridocarbyne) as Highly Processable Insulating Polymer Precursor to Micro/Nanostructures and Graphite Conductors”, IEEE International Conference on Nanotechnology (NANO) 2008, Arlington, TX, 18th - 21st August, 2008.
  112. Ataur Sarkar, Sungsoo Yi, M. Saif Islam and A. A. Talin, Persistent Photocurrent in InP Nanowires Heteroepitaxially Bridged Between Single Crystal Si Surfaces, Materials Research Society Spring Meeting, San Francisco, March 20, 2008.
  113. Ataur Sarkar, Sungsoo Yi, M. Saif Islam and A. A. Talin, “Raman spectroscopic analysis of p-doped bridged InP nanowire,” Materials Research Society Spring Meeting, San Francisco, March 20, 2008.
  114. M. Saif Islam, “Epitaxially Integrated Semiconductor Nanowires for Nanoscale Electronics, Photonics and NEMS”, IEEE-LEOS Annual Meeting, 21-25 October, FL, 2007 (Invited).
  115. M. Saif Islam, “Heteroepitaxial growth dynamics and device applications of bridging InP nanowires between Si surfaces” Workshop on Nanoscale Epitaxial Semiconductor Structures (NESS), Albuquerque, NM, Sept. 26-27, 2007 (Invited).
  116. Logeeswaran VJ, and M. Saif Islam, “Photomodulation of Metamaterials”, SPIE Symposium on Terahertz Physics, Devices, and Systems II, Sept 9-12, Boston MA, 2007.
  117. Ataur Sarkar, Anurag Chaudhry, Christopher Edger, Sungsoo Yi and M. Saif Islam, “Growth kinematics of InP nanowires heteroepitaxially grown on a silicon surface”, SPIE Symposium on Nanomaterials Synthesis, Interfacing, and Integrating in Devices, Circuits, and Systems II, Sept 9-12, Boston MA, 2007.
  118.  Anurag Chaudhry and M. Saif Islam, “Understanding the Unusual Conduction Mechanism in InN Nanowires”, SPIE Symposium on Nanomaterials Synthesis, Interfacing, and Integrating in Devices, Circuits, and Systems II, Sept 9-12, Boston MA, 2007.
  119.  M. Saif Islam and Anurag Chaudhry “Interfacing Nanowires”, SPIE Symposium on Nanomaterials Synthesis, Interfacing, and Integrating in Devices, Circuits, and Systems II, Sept 9-12, Boston MA, 2007 (Invited).
  120.  Chad Johns, Doug A. A. Ohlberg, Shih-Yuan Wang, R. Stanley Williams, and M. Saif Islam, “Nanoscale Switching Junctions Based on an Organic Monolayer of Molecules and Solid Electrolytes” IEEE Nano, Hong Kong, 2007.
  121.  Nobuhiko P. Kobayashi, Xuema Li, Logeeswaran VJ, Joseph Straznicky, M. Saif Islam, Shih-Yuan Wang and R. Stanley Williams, “Indium Phosphide Nanoneedle Photoconductors”, IEEE Nano, Hong Kong, 2007.
  122.  Logeeswaran VJ, N. P. Kobayashi, M. Saif Islam, W. Wu, P. Chaturvedi, N.Fang, S.Y.Wang, & R. Stanley Williams, “Smooth Silver Thin Film Deposited Using Ge as a Wetting Layer for Nanoscale Electronics and Photonics”, IEEE Nano, Hong Kong, 2007.
  123.  A. Chaudhry and M. Saif Islam, “Contact Resistance of Epitaxially Interfaced Bridged Si Nanowires”, IEEE Nano, Hong Kong, 2007.
  124.  M. Saif Islam , "A mass-manufacturable nanowire interfacing technique for ultra-low contact resistance", Multiphysics of Small Scale Materials, ASME Applied Mechanics and Materials Conference, Austin , Texas , June 3-7, 2007 (Invited).
  125. M. Saif Islam , “Massively Parallel Interfacing of Nanostructures for Nanoscale Electronics, Photonics and Sensors” International Workshop LASERION® 2007, Microfabrication, nanostructured materials and biotechnology, July 1-6, 2007 Schloss Ringberg/Tegernsee, Germany (Invited).
  126. Suvaluk Asavasanti, Ataur Sarkar, Diane M. Barrett, Pieter Stroeve, Saif Islam, Pieter Stroeve, “Electrical characteristics of plant tissue exposed to moderate electric fields” The Institute of Food Technologists Annual Meeting & Food Expo, July 28-Aug 1, Chicago, IL, 2007.
  127. Logeeswaran VJ, Mei-Lin Chan, M.Saif Islam, David A Horsley, Wei Wu, Shih Yuan Wang and R. Stanley Williams; “Surface Deformation of Metal Films Under Controlled Pressure for Generating Ultra-flat Metal Surfaces” MRS Spring Meeting, (B8.22) 2007.
  128. Logeeswaran VJ, Nobuhiko K. Kobayashi, Wei Wu, M.Saif Islam, Nicholas Xuanlai Fang, Shih Yuan Wang and R. Stanley Williams, “Ultra-smooth Ag Film Fabricated Using e-beam Evaporated Ge as an Intermediate Wetting Layer for Applications in Nanoscale Devices and Superlens” MRS Spring Meeting, (B8.18) 2007.
  129. M. S. Islam, I. Kimukin, AFM. Anwar, “A physics based model for transport in semiconductor nanowires”, SPIE Symposium on Nanomaterial Synthesis and Integration for Sensors, Electronics, Photonics, and Electro-Optics, Oct 1-4, Boston MA, 2006.
  130. M. Saif Islam , “Integrating and Accurate Positioning of 1D Nanowires in Devices and Circuits: Recent Developments, Current Challenges and Future Opportunities”, International Symposium on Frontiers in Nanoscale Science, Technology and Education, Cochin , India , August 16-19, 2006 (Invited).
  131. Christopher W. Edgar, Chad D. Johns, Logeeswaran VJ and M. Saif Islam , “A Novel Technique for Precise Positioning of Metal-catalyzed Semiconductor Nanowires”, SPIE Symposium on Nanomaterial Synthesis and Integration for Sensors, Electronics, Photonics, and Electro-Optics, Oct 1-4, Boston MA, 2006.
  132. M. Saif Islam , Ibrahim Kimukin, Chad Johns, Sungsoo Yi, “Hetero-epitaxial Growth of InP Nanowires on Silicon Surfaces with Large Diameters”, SPIE Symposium on Nanophotonics for Communication: Materials, Devices, and Systems III, Oct 1-4, Boston MA, 2006.
  133. Logeeswaran VJ, M. Saif Islam , M.-L. Chan, D. A. Horsley, W. Wu, S.-Y. Wang and R. S. William, “Self-assembled microfabrication technology for 3D isotropic negative index material”, Proceedings of SPIE -- Vol 6393, Nanophotonics for Communication: Materials, Devices, and Systems III, Martina Gerken, Nibir K. Dhar, Achyut K. Dutta, M. Saif Islam , Editors, 639305.
  134. Logeeswaran VJ, M. Saif Islam , Ekaterina Ponizovskaya, Alexander Bratkovsky, Wei Wu, Shih-Yuan Wang, R. Stanley Williams, “Toward the modulation of negative index materials by photoconductive coupling”, Proceedings of SPIE, vol 6373, Terahertz Physics, Devices, and Systems, Editors Mehdi Anwar, Anthony J. DeMaria, Michael S. Shur, , 6373 0H (Oct. 12, 2006).
  135. M. Saif Islam , Long Do, I. Kimukin and A. F. M. Anwar, “Determination of Surface Depletion Thickness of p-doped Silicon Nanowires Synthesized Using Metal Catalyzed CVD Process”, 6th IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology, Cincinnati-Ohio, July 16-20, 2006.
  136.  Ibrahim Kimukin , Chad Johns, Christopher Edgar, S. S. Yi, G. Girolami, J. Amano, M. Saif Islam “Unusual Growth of InP Nanowires Grown on Silicon”, 6th IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology, Cincinnati-Ohio, July 16-20, 2006.
  137.  Doug A. A. Ohlberg, Duncan R. Stewart, Shih-Yuan Wang and R. Stanley Williams, Chad Johns, Long Do, Ibrahim Kimukin and M. Saif Islam , “Solid electrolyte based switching junctions fabricated using an organic monolayer for nanoscale separation between electrodes”, MRS Spring Meeting, April 17-21, 2006.
  138.  I Kimukin, M. Saif Islam , S. Sharma, T. I Kamins and R. S. Williams, “Surface depletion thickness and charge density of CVD grown p-doped silicon nanowires”, MRS Spring Meeting, April 17-21, 2006.
  139.  Jong-Soo Lee, Sangtae Kim and M. Saif Islam , “Selective Lateral Growth and Electrical Properties of ZnO Nanowires Between Two Isolated Electrodes; MRS Spring Meeting, April 17-21, 2006.
  140.  M. Saif Islam , I. Kimukin, T. I. Kamins, S. S. Yi, G. Girolami, and J. Amano, “Electrical characteristics of epitaxially integrated InP nano-bridges between silicon electrodes”, MRS Spring Meeting, April 17-21, 2006.
  141.  V. J. Logeeswaran, M. Saif Islam , M.-L. Chan, D. A. Horsley, W. Wu, S.-Y. Wang and R. S. William, “Realization of 3D Isotropic Negative Index Materials using Massively Parallel and Manufacturable Microfabrication and Micromachining Technology”, Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. Vol. 919 2006, (0919-J02-01).
  142.  C. Johns, I. Kimukin, M. Saif Islam , D. A. A. Ohlberg, D. R. Stewart, C. Donley, S.-Y. Wang and R. S. Williams, “A novel non-destructive interfacing technique for molecular scale switching junctions”, Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. Vol. 938, 2006 (0938-N08-01).
  143.  C. Edgar, C. Johns and M. Saif Islam , “Novel Fabrication Technique for Metal Nanoparticle Arrays with uniform size, shape and periodicity for synthesizing metal-catalyzed semiconductor nanowires”, Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. Vol. 940 2006 (0940-P13-12).
  144.  M. Saif Islam , I. Kimukin, Sung Soo Yi, G. Girolami, Jun Amano and T. I. Kamins, “Interface Characteristics of InP Nanowires Epitaxially Grown and Bridged Between Two Silicon Surfaces”, 33rd Conference on the Physics and Chemistry of Semiconductor Interfaces (PCSI-33), Cocoa Beach, Florida, January 15-19, (2006) paper # Mo0905.
  145.  K. Dutta, S. Haranahalli and M. Saif Islam , “Novel Application of Nanometal Particles” International Symposium on Metal and Alloy Nanomaterial Based Applied Technologies in Japan-US, Jan. 12, 2006, Tohoku Univ, Japan, pp 59-70 (Invited).
  146.  Chris Edgar, Chad Johns and M. Saif Islam , “Synthesis and Positioning of Metal and Alloyed Nanoparticles with Uniform Size, Shape and periodicity Using Rayleigh Instabilities at Elevated Temperature” International Symposium on Metal and Alloy Nanomaterial Based Applied Technologies in Japan-US, Jan. 12, 2006, Tohoku Univ, Japan, pp 35-41 (Invited).
  147.  C. Edgar and M. S. Islam, “Recent Developments and Current Challenges in Interfacing and Integrating 1D Semiconductor Nanowires in Devices and Circuits”, Proceedings of the SPIE Optics East Conference on Nanostructure Integration Techniques for Manufacturable Devices, Circuits, and Systems: Interfaces, Interconnects, and Nanosystems, Vol. 6003, pp. 1-11. (Tutorial)
  148.  K. Dutta and M. S. Islam, “Novel Broadband Photodetector for Optical Communication”, The SPIE Conference on Active and Passive Optical Components for WDM Communications Vol. 6014, pp. C-1-10, 2005 (Invited).
  149.  Tam, C. Chiang, M. Cao, M. Chen, M. C. Wong, J. K. Poon, K. Aihara, A. C. Chen, A. Vazquez, C. D. Johns, J. M. Frei, I. Kimukin, A. K. Dutta, and M. S. Islam, “High Speed PIN Photodetector with Ultrawide Spectral Responses”, Proceedings of the SPIE Conference on Active and Passive Optical Components for WDM Communications Vol. 6014, pp. Z1-6, 2005.
  150.  A. K. Dutta, N. K. Dhar, P. Wijewarnasuriya, and M. Saif Islam , “Novel Multi-color Image Sensors for Biochemical, Biomedical, and Security Applications”, Proc. of the SPIE Optics East Conf. on Nanosensing Materials and Devices, Vol. 6008, pp 1-15, 2005. (Invited)
  151.  T. I. Kamins, S. Sharma , M. S. Islam, and R. S. Williams, “Metal-catalyzed Silicon Nanowires: Control and Connections” Proceedings of the 5th IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology, 2005.
  152.  S. S. Yi, G. Girolami, J. Amano, M. Saif Islam , T. I. Kamins, and S. Sharma, “InP Nanobridges Epitaxially formed between two vertical Si surfaces”, Proc. of the 5th IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology, 2005. 
  153.  S. Sharma, A. A. Yasseri, M. S. Islam, T. I. Kamins, R. S. Williams, Controlled Metal Catalyzed Growth of Silicon Nanowires for Device Integration, The AICHE Annual Meeting, 2005 (Invited).
  154.  M. Saif Islam , Z. Li, S-C Chang, D.A.A. Ohlberg, D.R. Stewart, S.Y. Wang and R.S. Williams, “Dramatically Improved Yields in Molecular Scale Electronic Devices Using Ultra-Smooth Platinum Electrodes Prepared By Chemical Mechanical Polishing” Proceedings of 5th IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology, Nagoya, Japan, July 2005.
  155.  S. S. Yi, Y.-L. Chang, J. Albuschies, E. Chow, G. Girolami, J. Amano, M. S. Islam, T. I. Kamins, S. Sharma, and H. Gamino, Formation of Highly Aligned, Metal Catalyzed Si and InP nanowires”, The 342nd Wilhelm and Else Heraeus Seminar Science & Technology of Inorganic Nanowires, 2005. (Invited).
  156.  M. S. Islam, D. R. Stewart, T. I. Kamins, S. Sharma, P. J. Kuekes, and R. S. Williams, “Nano-colonnades, A Novel Technique for Integration of Nanowire Devices”, The MRS Spring Meeting, 2005.
  157.  S. S. Yi, G. Girolami, J. Amano, Agilent Technologies, Inc.; M. Saif Islam , T. I. Kamins, and S. Sharma, “Epitaxial Integration of InP nanowires on Silicon”, Proceedings of the SPIE Optics East Conference on Nanostructure Integration Techniques for Manufacturable Devices, Circuits, and Systems: Interfaces, Interconnects, and Nanosystems, Vol. 6003, 2005. (Invited)
  158.  I. Kimukin and M. S. Islam, S. Sharma, T. I Kamins and R. S. Williams, “Surface Depletion Thickness of p-doped Si Nanowires Grown Using Metal Catalyzed Chemical Vapor Deposition”, Late Breaking News Talk at SPIE Optics East Conference on Nanosensing Materials and Devices, 2005. 
  159.  T. Kamins, S. Sharma, M. S. Islam, B. Rajendran, and R. S. Williams, “Metal Catalyzed, Self-assembled ‘Bridging’ Nanowires and Their Potential use as Sensors”, The 13th International Congress on Thin Films 8th International Conference on Atomically Controlled Surfaces, Interfaces and Nanostructures 13/ACSIN 8, (Invited).
  160. S. Sharma, M. S. Islam, T. I. Kamins and R. S. Williams, “Integrated Metal-Catalyzed Bridging Silicon Nanowires”, The MRS Spring Meeting, 2005.
  161. M. Saif Islam, T. I. Kamins, M. Saif Islam, S. Sharma, and R. S. Williams, “Nano-bridging: A massively paralle self-assembly technique for interfacing nanosensors,” SPIE Conference on Nano-Sensors: Material and Devices, Optics East. October 24-28, 2004.
  162. M. S. Islam, S. Sharma, T. I. Kamins, and R. S. Williams, “A Novel Massively parallel Manufacturable Technique for Interfacing Nanowire Devices”, Late Breaking News Talk at SPIE Optics East Conference on Nanosensing Materials and Devices, October 24-28, 2004.
  163. T. I. Kamins, M. Saif Islam, S. Sharma, and R. S. Williams. “Self-assembled nano-bridges as an enabler for nanosensors”, IEEE-NANO, Aug 17-19, Munich , Germany 2004.
  164. M. Saif Islam, S-C Chang, D. A. A. Ohlberg, D. R. Stewart, Y. Chen and R. Stanley Williams, “Chemical-Mechanically Polished Ultra-Smooth Platinum Surfaces for High Yield in Molecular Electronic Devices” Submitted to the Material Research Society Spring Meeting, San Francisco, CA April 12-16, 2004.
  165. M. Saif Islam , S. Sharma, T. I. Kamins, and R. Stanley Williams, “Well-Ordered Silicon Nanowire-Bridge Arrays Formed by Metal-Catalyzed Chemical Vapor Deposition”, Submitted to the Material Res. Society Spring Meeting, San Francisco , CA April 12-16, 2004.
  166. T. I. Kamins, M. Islam, and S. Sharma, “Self-assembled semiconductor nanowires on Silicon on insulator substrates: Experimental behavior”, NATO Advanced Research Workshop: Science and Technology of Semiconductor-on-insulator Structures Devices Operating in a Harsh Environment, 2004.
  167. M. Saif Islam , Shun-Chi Chang, Gun-Young Jung, Yong Chen, and R. Stanley Williams “Ultra-smooth Platinum Surfaces for Self-Assembled Monolayers and Molecular Electronic Devices”, Material Res. Society Annual Meeting, Boston , MA December 05, 2003.
  168. M. Saif Islam , “Recent Advances and Future Prospects in High-Speed and High-Saturation-Current Photodetectors” Proceedings of the SPIE Conf. on Active and Passive Optical Components for WDM Communications III (IT111), pp. 448-456, (2003) (Invited paper).
  169. M. Saif Islam , “Distributed balanced photodetectors” Proceedings of the 14th IEEE/LEOS Annual Meeting Conference, 2001, pp. 380-381 (invited paper).
  170. M. Saif Islam , A. Nespola, M. Yeahia, M.C. Wu, D.L. Sivco, and Alfred Y. Cho, “Correlation between the Failure Mechanism and Dark Currents of High Power Photodetectors,” 13th IEEE/LEOS Annual Meeting Conf. Proceedings, Puerto Rico, Nov 2000, pp. 82-83.
  171. M. Saif Islam , M.C. Wu, D.L. Sivco, and Alfred Y. Cho, “Distributed Balanced Photodetectors with p-i-n Photodiodes for Broadband Suppression of Laser Noise,” OSA annual meeting, Rhode Island , USA , 2000.
  172. S. Murthy, T. Jung, T. Chau, M. Saif Islam , M.C. Wu, D.L. Sivco, and Alfred Y. Cho, “Parallel feed distributed velocity matched photodetectors with monolithically integrated multimode interference couplers” The 2000 Annual Research Symposium, UCLA, Los Angeles , CA , Sep. 25-26, 2000.
  173.  M. Saif Islam , S. Murthy, T. Jung, S. Mathai, T. Itoh and M.C. Wu, “Velocity-matched Distributed Photodetectors and Balanced Photodetectors with p-i-n Photodiodes,” Multi University Research Initiative on RF Photonics Annual Rev. Meeting, Univ of Colorado, Denver, CO, Oct 13-14, 2000.
  174.  M. Saif Islam , T. Jung, S. Murthy, T. Itoh, M.C. Wu, D.L. Sivco, and Alfred Y. Cho, “Velocity-matched distributed photodetectors with p-i-n photodiodes,” Int. Top. Meeting on Microwave Photonics 2000, pp. 217-220, Oxford , UK , September 11-13, 2000.
  175.  M.C. Wu, M. Saif Islam , S. Murthy, T. Jung, and T. Chau, “High Power Millimeter-Wave Photodetectors,” Int. Topical Meeting on Microwave Photonics, 2000, Oxford, UK, Sept. 11-13, 2000. (Invited paper)
  176.  M. Saif Islam , T. Jung, S. Mathai, T. Chau, T. Itoh, M.C. Wu, D.L. Sivco, and Alfred Y. Cho, “High Power Distributed Balanced Photodetectors with High Linearity,” Int. Topical Meeting on Microwave Photonics, Melbourne, Australia, Nov.16-19, 1999.
  177.  M.S. Islam, T. Chau, S. Mathai, T. Itoh, M.C. Wu, D.L. Sivco, and Alfred Y. Cho, " Experimental Investigation of Power Distribution in Distributed Balanced Photodetectors," Proceedings of the IEEE- LEOS Annual Meeting, pp. 806-807, San Francisco, Nov. 8-11, 1999.
  178.  M.C. Wu, T. Chau, M. Saif Islam , “High speed velocity matched distributed photodetector,” LEOS '99 Annual Meeting Conference Proceedings, San Francisco , CA , Nov 8-11, 1999 (Invited).
  179.  M. Saif Islam , T. Chau, T. Itoh, M.C. Wu, D.L. Sivco, and Alfred Y. Cho, “Distributed Balanced Photodetectors for RF Photonic links,” Proceedings of the SPIE Conference on Terahertz and Gigahertz Photonics, pp. 26-39 Denver, CO, July 19-23, 1999 (Invited paper).
  180.  M.C. Wu, M. Saif Islam , and T. Chau, “Distributed Balanced Photodetectors for High Performance RF Photonoc Applications,” 1999 Advanced Workshop on Frontiers in Electronics (WOFE) 1999 Lecce , Italy : May 31 - June 4, 1999 (Invited paper).
  181.  M. Saif Islam , T. Chau, S. Mathai , T. Itoh and M.C. Wu, “Noise Suppression Properties of Distributed Balanced Photodetectors for High Performance RF Photonic Links,” Proc. of the Conf. on Laser and Electro-optics (CLEO), Technical Digest, pp. 317-318, 1999.
  182.  M. Saif Islam , T. Chau, S. Mathai, A. Rollinger, X.J. Meng, T. Itoh and M.C. Wu, “Monolithic Integration of Distributed Balanced Photodetectors for High Performance RF Photonoc Links,” Proceedings of the Optical Fiber Communication Conference and the International Conference on Integrated Optics and Optical Fiber Comm., Vol. 1, pp.102-104, 1999.
  183.  M.C. Wu, T. Itoh, T. Chau, M. Saif Islam , S. Mathai, A. Rollinger, “High Power Photodetectors,” International Topical Meeting on Microwave Photonics, Sarnoff Corporation, Princeton, New Jersey, Oct. 12-14, 1998.
  184.  M. Saif Islam , T. Chau, S. Mathai, A. Rollinger, A. Nespola, W.R. Deal, T. Itoh and M.C. Wu, “Distributed Balanced Photodetectors for RF Photonoc Links,” Int.Topical Meeting on Microwave Photonics, Princeton, NJ, 12-14 Oct.1998.
  185.  E.P. Ata, M. Gökkavas, B.M. Onat, M. Saif Islam , G. Tuttle, R. Mirin, K.J. Knopp, K.A. Bertness, D.H. Christensen, M.S. Ünlü, and E. Özbay, “High Bandwidth-Efficiency GaAs Schottky Photodiodes for 840 nm Operation Wavelength,” Proc. of Int'l Semiconductor Device Research Symposium, Charlottesvile, VA, December 1997.
  186.  M. Saif Islam , T. Chau, A. Nespola, S. Mathi, A.R. Rollinger, D.T.K. Tong, W.R. Deal, T. Itoh and M.C. Wu, “Distributed High Power Balanced Photodetectors for Shot-Noise Limited Performance,” Multi University Research Initiative on RF Photonics Annual Review Meeting, UCLA, Los Angeles, CA, December 11-12, 1998.
  187.  M. Gokkavas, B.M. Onat, E. Özbay, M. Saif Islam , E.P. Ata, E. Towe, G. Tuttle, and M.S. Unlu, “Ultrafast Resonant Cavity Enhanced Schottky Photodiodes”, Proceedings of the IEEE-LEOS Annual Meeting, pp. 160-161, 1997.
  188.  E. Özbay, E.P. Ata, M. Saif Islam , O. Aytür, M. Gökkavas, and M.S. Ünlü, “high-speed resonant cavity enhanced schottky Photodiodes,” 5th Ankara Condensed Matter Conference, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, Mar 1997.
  189.  M. Saif Islam , E. Özbay, O. Aytür, B.M. Onat, M. Gökkavas, and M.S. Ünlü, “Fabrication of High-Speed Resonant Cavity Enhanced Schottky Photodiodes,” Proceedings of the OSA Ultra-fast Electronics and Optoelectronic, OSA Top. Meeting Tech. Dig. 14, pp.107, 1997.

U.S. Patents Granted

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  1. M. Saif Islam and SY Wang, “Reducing Output Noise in a Ballast Powered Semiconductor Optical Amplifier”, United States Patent # 6,714,344, 2004.
  2. S. Y Wang, Miao Zhu, Zuhua Zhu, Haiging Wei, M. Saif Islam, “Semiconductor Optical Amplifier using Laser Cavity Energy to Amplify Signal and Methods of Fabrication Thereof”, U. S Patent # 6,836,357, 2004.
  3. S-Y Wang, Z. Li and M. Saif Islam, “In situ excitation for Surface Enhanced Raman Spectroscopy”, U. S # 7,102,747, 2006.
  4. M. Saif Islam, Shih-Yuan Wang, Gun-young Jung, Yong Chen and R. Stanley William, “Apparatus for imprinting lithography and fabrication thereof”, U. S. Patent  # 7,141,866, 2006.
  5. M. Saif Islam, Shih-Yuan Wang, Wei Wu, Zhiyong Li and R. Stanley William, Monolithic system and method for enhanced Raman spectroscopy, # 7,151,599, 2006.
  6. M. Saif Islam, T. I. Kamins, S. Sharma, Methods of bridging lateral nanowires and device using same, #7,208,094, 2007.
  7. S-Y Wang, P. J. Kuekes, Wei Wu, J. Straznicky and M. Saif Islam, Composite material with powered resonant cells, #7,205,941, 2007.
  8. Shih-Yuan Wang, Zhiyong Li and M. Saif Islam, Integrated radiation sources and amplifying structures, and methods of using the same, #7,177,021, 2007.
  9. Alexandre Bratkovski, M. Saif Islam, Theodore I. Kamins, Zhiyong Li and Shih-Yuan Wang, Nanowires for surface-enhanced Raman scattering molecular sensors, U. S Patent #7,245,370, 2007.
  10. Z. Li, M. Saif Islam and co-workers, Photonic crystal device for fluid sensing, United States Patent 7,289,690, 2007.
  11. M. Saif Islam and co-workers, Nanowire interconnection and nano-scale device applications, Patent 7,307,271, 2007.
  12. Shih-Yuan Wang, M. Saif Islam and co-workers, Wavelength-tunable excitation radiation amplifying structure and method, United States Patent 7,307,719, 2007.
  13. William Tong and M. Saif Islam, Metallic quantum dots fabricated by a superlattice structure, US Patent # 7,309,642, 2007.
  14. S. Y Wang, Miao Zhu, Zuhua Zhu, Haiging Wei, M. Saif Islam, Semiconductor optical amplifier using laser cavity energy to amplify signal and method of fabrication thereof, US Patent # 7,265,898, 2007.
  15. Shih-Yuan Wang, M. Saif Islam and Alexandre M. Bratkovski, Mach Zehnder photonic crystal sensors and methods, US Patent # 7,289,221, 2007.
  16. Shih-Yuan Wang and M. Saif Islam, Patterning nanoline arrays with spatially varying pitch, US Patent # 7,329,115, 2008.
  17. M. Saif Islam, Shih-Yuan Wang and R. Stanley Williams, Dynamic random separation among nanoparticles for nano enhanced Raman spectroscopy (NERS) molecular sensing, US Patent # 7,372,562, 2008.
  18. Shih-Yuan Wang, Zhiyong Li and M. Saif Islam, Light-amplifying structures and methods for surface-enhanced Raman spectroscopy, US Patent # 7,339,666, 2008.
  19. Shih-Yuan Wang, M. Saif Islam and Raymond Beausoleil, Nano-VCSEL device and fabrication thereof using nano-colonnades, US Patent # 7,400,665, 2008.
  20. M. Saif Islam, Shih-Yuan Wang, Wei Wu, Zhiyong Li and R. Stanley William, Integrated modular system and method for enhanced Raman spectroscopy, US Patent #7,385,691, 2008.
  21. M. Saif Islam, Shih-Yuan Wang, R. Stanley Williams, Philip J Kuekes, Wei Wu, Zhiyong Li, Dynamically variable separation among nanoparticles for nano-enhanced Raman spectroscopy (NERS) molecular sensing, US Patent # 7,342,656, 2008.
  22. M. Saif Islam, Gun Young Jung, Yong Chen and R. Stanley William, Method for fabricating a nano-imprinting mold, US Patent # 7,368, 395, 2008.
  23. Philip J Kuekes, Shih-Yuan Wang, Raymond G. Beausoleil, Alexandre M. Bratkovski, Wei Wu, and M. Saif Islam, Composite material with controllable resonant cells, US Patent # 7,632,840, 2008.
  24. Philip J Kuekes, Shih-Yuan Wang, Raymond G. Beausoleil, Alexandre M. Bratkovski, Wei Wu, and M. Saif Islam, Composite material with controllable resonant cells, US Patent # 7,405,866, 2008.
  25. Shih-Yuan Wang, M. Saif Islam and Philip J. Kuekes, Cooling devices that use nanowires, US Patent #7,449,776, 2008.
  26. Wang; Shih-Yuan and M. Saif Islam, "Method and apparatus for pixel display and SERS analysis" #7,609,376, 2009.
  27. Philip J Kuekes; M. Saif Islam Shih-Yuan Wang, Alexandre M Bratkovski, "Fabricating arrays of metallic nanostructures", #7,592,255, 2009.
  28. Shih-Yuan Wang, M. Saif Islam, Alexandre M. Bratkovski and Raymond G. Beausoleil, "Photonic crystal laser sensors and methods", #7,492,979, 2009.
  29. Zhiyong Li, R. Stanley Williams, M. Saif Islam and Philip J. Kuekes, Photonic crystals with nanowire-based fabrication, US patent #7,507,293, 2009.
  30. Raymond G. Beausoleil, Sean Spillane, Philip J Kuekes, Duncan Stewart, and M. Saif Islam; "Fiber-coupled single photon source", US patent #7,492,803, 2009.
  31. R Vidu, Brian Argo, John Argo, Pieter Stroeve, Saif Islam J-R Ku and Michael Chen, "Nanostructure and Photovoltaic Cell Implementing Same", United States Patent # 0078055, 2010.
  32. Philip J Kuekes, Shih-Yuan Wang, Raymond G. Beausoleil, Alexandre M. Bratkovski, Wei Wu, and M. Saif Islam; Composite material with controllable resonant cells, US patent #7,692,840, 2010.
  33. M. Saif Islam, Yong Chen, Shih-Yuan Wang and R. Stanley William, Nanowire device with (111) vertical sidewalls and method of fabrication, US patent # 7,692,179, 2010.
  34. B. Argo, R. Vidu, P. Stroeve, J. Argo, M. Saif Islam, Jie-Ren Ku and M. Chen; Nanostructure and photovoltaic cell implementing same, US patent # 7,847,180, 2010.
  35. 35. Kuekes; Philip J, Islam; M. Saif , Wang; Shih-Yuan, Bratkovski; Alexandre M., Fabricating arrays of metallic nanostructures, US Patent # 7,989,798, 2011.

U.S. Patents Pending

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  1. Shih-Yuan Wang and M. Saif Islam, Light sources that use diamond nanowires, #20060220163.
  2. Zhiyong Li, Shih-Yuan Wang, Wei Wu and M. Saif Islam, Method and apparatus for molecular analysis using nanowires, # 20060275779.
  3. Zhiyong Li, M. Saif Islam, and Shih-Yuan Wang, Nanochannel apparatus and method of fabricating, # 20070122313.
  4. A. Bratkovski, S.-Y. Wang and M. S. Islam, Multi-emitter image formation with reduced speckle, Publication number: US 2008/0095203 A1.
  5. M. Saif Islam, Logeeswaran Jayaraman, Aaron Katzenmeyer, “Composite Nanowire Solar Cell Fabricated with Re-usable Substrate”, UCD Case # 2008-584.
  6. Wang; Shih-Yuan; Islam; M. Saif; Kuekes; Philip J.; Kobayashi; Nobuhiko, Nanowire-based opto-electronic device, # 20110249322
  7. Jayaraman; Logeeswaran Veerayah; Katzenmeyer; Aaron M; Islam; M. Saif; method and apparatus for fabricating optoelectromechanical devices by structural transfer using re-usable substrate, # 20110036396, 2012

Invited Conference Presentations, Lectures, and Seminars

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  1. M. Saif Islam, Hakan Karaagac and Jinyong Oh, “Engineering Semiconductor Nanostructures for High Performance and Ultraselective Sensing”, International Workshop on Advanced Materials for Sensors, Electronic Devices and Renewable Energy (IWASER-2012) Najran University, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia 14-16 May, 2012.
  2. M. Saif Islam, Engineering and Transfer-Printing of Micro-Nanodevices for High Performance Sensing, Energy Conversion and Heterogeneously Integrated Multi-functional Systems, King Abdullah University of Science and Technology, May 18, 2012.
  3. M. Saif Islam, Micro- and Nano-structured Semiconductor Devices on Amorphous Substrates for Low-cost Energy Conversion, Sensing and Displays, KAIST, Korea, March 2012.
  4. M. Saif Islam, Jinyong Oh, Avinash P. Nayak, Savas Kaya, “Ultralow-voltage and efficient electrostatic precipitation using metal catalyzed silicon nanowhiskers”, SPIE Nanoepitaxy: Materials and Devices III, 2011.
  5. M. Saif Islam, Micro- and Nano-structured Semiconductor Devices on Amorphous Substrates for Low-cost Energy Conversion, Sensing and Displays, UCD Chapter, MRS April 22, 2012.
  6. M Saif Islam, Avinash P. Nayak, Hakan Karaagac, Logeeswaran Vj and Aaron M. Katzenmeyer, “Ultrasound Assisted Synthesis of ZnO Nanowire and Devices at Room Ambient on Arbitrary Substrates” MRS fall meeting (2011) in Boston, USA.
  7. M. Saif Islam, Matthew Ombaba and Logeeswaran VJ, Micro/Nano Pillar Based Single Crystal Semiconductor Devices on Amorphous Substrates for Efficient and Low-cost Energy Conversion, Nano 2010, Sept 15, Italy.
  8. M. Saif Islam, Nobuhiko P. Kobayashi, A. Alec Talin, “Nanoepitaxy and nanoheteroepitaxy: opportunities, challenges, applications and recent developments”, SPIE Optics and Photonics, San Diego, CA Aug 1, 2010.
  9. M. Saif Islam, Micro- and Nano-structured Semiconductor Devices on Amorphous Substrates for Low-cost Energy Conversion, Sensing and Displays, University of Washington, Seattle, Oct 22, 2010
  10. M. Saif Islam, Micro- and Nano-structured Semiconductor Devices on Amorphous Substrates for Low-cost Energy Conversion, Sensing and Displays, Caltech, Oct 18, 2010
  11. M. Saif Islam, Matthew Ombaba & Logeeswaran VJ, Micro/Nano Pillar Based Single Crystal Semiconductor Devices on Amorphous Substrates for Efficient and Low-cost Energy Conversion, Nano 2010, Sept 15, Italy.
  12. M. Saif Islam, Nobuhiko P. Kobayashi, A. Alec Talin, “Nanoepitaxy and nanoheteroepitaxy: opportunities, challenges, applications and recent developments”, SPIE Optics and Photonics, San Diego, CA Aug 1, 2010.   
  13. M. Saif Islam, Matthew Ombaba & Logeeswaran VJ, “Single Crystal Semiconductor Micro-Nanowires on Arbitrary Substrates for Efficient and Low-cost Energy Conversion, Sensing and Displays” Laserion, Max-Plank Inst, Munich July 9, 2010.
  14. M. Saif Islam, Massively Parallel and Mass-Manufacturable Techniques for 1D Nano-material Synthesis, Device Fabrication and System Integration, International Workshop on Cleanroom Training, UNAM, Bilkent University, Ankara, June 24, 2010.
  15. M. Saif Islam, Matthew Ombaba & Logeeswaran VJ, “Single Crystal Semiconductor Micro-Nanowires on Arbitrary Substrates for Efficient and Low-cost Energy Conversion, Sensing and Displays” University of Cologne, Germany, July 5, 2010.
  16. M. Saif Islam, Matthew Ombaba & Logeeswaran VJ, “Single Crystal Semiconductor Devices on Amorphous Substrates for Efficient and Low-cost Energy Conversion, Sensing and Displays”, Bilkent University, Ankara, June 25, 2010.
  17. M. Saif Islam, Single Crystal Semiconductor Devices on Amorphous Substrates for Efficient and Low-cost Energy Conversion, Sensing and Displays, UC Merced, June 11, 2010.
  18. M. Saif Islam, Recent Developments and Current Challenges in Interfacing and CMOS Compatible Integration of 1D Nanowires in Devices and Circuits, Qualcomm, San Diego, April 20, 2010.
  19. M. Saif Islam, Matthew Ombaba & Logeeswaran VJ, “Single Crystal Semiconductor Devices on Amorphous Substrates for Efficient and Low-cost Energy Conversion, Sensing and Displays” Berkeley Sensors and Actuator Center, April 13, 2010.
  20. M. Saif Islam and Logeeswaran VJ, "A Business Case for Nanotechnology: Nanodevices for Energy Conversion", MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, Nov 30-Dec 4, 2009 MA USA.
  21. M. Saif Islam, " Nanotechnology Revolutionary Opportunities for Changing Our World" Pacific Technology School, Orangevale, CA Oct 29, 2009.
  22. M. Saif Islam, Nuts & Bolts of Electrical and Computer Engineering: A First Year Student's Introduction, UC Davis, Nov 17, 2009.
  23. M. Saif Islam, "Integrating Semiconductor Nanowires in Devices and Circuits: Challenges in Mass-manufacturing", NAIST: NARA INSTITUTE of SCIENCE and TECHNOLOGY, Japan, October 18-22, 2009.
  24. M. Saif Islam, Logeeswaran VJ, Ramin Banan Sadeghian, Sonia Grego, Linjie Zhou and S. J. Ben Yoo, Semiconductor Nanowire Heteroepitaxy on Arbitrary Substrates for Optoelectronic Devices and Massively Parallel Interconnects, 35th European Conference and Exhibition on Optical Communication Conference, Austria Centre, Vienna, Austria, 20th - 24th September 2009.
  25. M. Saif Islam, "Nanodevices on Anything: Glass, Plastics, Metals, Textile and Even Human Hair", Berkeley Nanoclub Forum, April 26th, 2009.
  26. Logeeswaran VJ and M. Saif Islam, "Multi-layered Stacks of Devices on Non-Crystalline Substrates with Highly Oriented Semiconductor Nanowires", 8th Pacific Rim Conference on Ceramic and Glass Technology. PACRIM8, May 31 - June 5, 2009, Vancouver, Canada.
  27. 1. M. Saif Islam, “Mass-manufacturable integration schemes for 1D nanostructure in devices and circuits”, IEEE International Nanoelectronics Conference (INEC) 2008, Shanghai, 24th – 27th March 2008.
  28. Aaron Katzenmeyer, Logeeswaran VJ, Bayram Tekin and M. Saif Islam, Impact of Casimir Force in Molecular Electronic Switching Junctions, IEEE International Nanoelectronics Conference (INEC) 2008, Shanghai, 24th – 27th March, 2008.
  29. M. Saif Islam, “Heteroepitaxial growth dynamics and device applications of bridging InP nanowires between Si surfaces” Workshop on Nanoscale Epitaxial Semiconductor Structures (NESS), Albuquerque, NM, Sept. 26-27, 2007.
  30. M. Saif Islam, “Epitaxially Integrated Semiconductor Nanowires for Nanoscale Electronics, Photonics and NEMS”, IEEE-LEOS Annual Meeting, 21-25 October, FL, 2007.
  31. M. Saif Islam, “Integration of 1D Nanostructures in Devices & Circuits: Massively Parallel and Manufacturable Methods” The Institute of Materials Research and Engineering (IMRE), Aug 06, 2007.
  32. M. Saif Islam “Nanomanufacturing of Nanowire Devices” National University of Singapore, Aug 07, 2007.
  33. M. Saif Islam, "A mass-manufacturable nanowire interfacing technique for ultra-low contact resistance", Multiphysics of Small Scale Materials, ASME Applied Mechanics and Materials Conference, Austin, Texas, June 3-7, 2007.
  34. M. Saif Islam, “Massively Parallel Interfacing of Nanostructures for Nanoscale Electronics, Photonics and Sensors” International Workshop LASERION® 2007, Microfabrication, nanostructured materials and biotechnology, July 1-6, 2007 Schloss Ringberg/Tegernsee, Germany.
  35. M. Saif Islam, “Integrating and Accurate Positioning of 1D Nanowires in Devices and Circuits: Recent Developments, Current Challenges and Future Opportunities”, International Symposium on Frontiers in Nanoscale Science, Technology and Education, Cochin, India, August 16-19, 2006.
  36. M. Saif Islam, “Nanotech Research Collaboration, UC Davis & HP Lab 2004-2006, CITRIS Annual Review Meeting, November 16, 2006, HP Labs Palo Alto, CA.
  37. M. Saif Islam, “Lectures on Molecular Electronics: Challenges in Interfacing Molecules”, NATO Nanotechnology Research Forum, October 16-20, 2006, Middle East Tech University, Ankara, Turkey.
  38. M. Saif Islam, “Semiconductor Nanowires for Nanoscale Electronics, Photonics and Sensors: Physics, Technology and Recent Advances”, NATO Nanotechnology Research Forum, October 16-20, 2006, Middle East Tech University, Ankara, Turkey.
  39. M. Saif Islam, “Nanotechnology: Revolutionary Opportunities for Electronics, Photonics and Biological Systems”, North South University, Dhaka, Bangladesh, Aug 24, 2006.
  40. M. Saif Islam, “Nanostructures for Devices and Circuits with Quantum Effects: Revolutionary Opportunities for Electronics, Photonics and Biological Systems, Intel Corporation, Folsom, CA, May 18, 2006.
  41. M. Saif Islam, “Massively Parallel & Manufacturable Integration of Semiconductor Nanowires for Nano-Electronics and Photonics, Bilkent University, Ankara, Turkey, March 24, 2006.
  42. M. Saif Islam, “Interfacing Nanostructures for Nano-Electronics and Photonics”, UCD-Middle East Tech University (METU) Agreement of Cooperation and Workshop, METU, Ankara, Turkey, March 24, 2006.
  43. M. Saif Islam, “Interfacing and Integrating 1D Nanowires for Massively Parallel Nano-Electronics and Photonics”, Departmental seminar, Department of Physics, Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey, March 24, 2006.
  44. M. Saif Islam, Agilent Technology Labs, March 17, 2006.
  45. M. Saif Islam, “Recent Developments and Current Challenges in Massively Parallel Integration and Precise Positioning of Nanowires in Devices and Circuits”, DARPA Workshop Nanowires and Nanotubes for Defense Applications, Napa, CA, Mar 1, 2006.
  46. Christopher Edgar, Chad Johns and M. Saif Islam, “Synthesis and Positioning of Metal and Alloyed Nano-particles with Uniform Size, Shape and Periodicity Using Rayleigh Instabilities at Elevated Temperature”, International Symposium on "Metal and Alloy Nanomaterial Based Applied Technologies in Japan and the USA" (NEDO), January 12, 2006, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan.
  47. A. K. Dutta, S. Haranahalli and M. Saif Islam, “Novel Application of Nanometal Particles” International Symposium on Metal and Alloy Nano-material Based Applied Technologies in Japan-US, Jan. 12, 2006, Tohoku Univ, Japan.
  48. M. Saif Islam, “Molecular Scale Switching Junctions with Self-assembled Monolayers (SAMs) of Molecules and Solid Electrolytes Fabricated with Ultra-smooth Metal Electrodes”, UC Berkeley Solid State Technology and Devices Seminar, December 2, 2005.
  49. M. Saif Islam, “Nanostructures for Devices and Circuits with Quantum Effects: Revolutionary Opportunities for Electronics, Photonics and Biological Systems”, IEEE Davis Chapter, November 16, 2005.
  50. M. Saif Islam, “Interfacing & Integration of Semiconductor Nanowires in Devices & Circuits: Novel Massively Parallel & Manufacturable Self-Assembly Techniques”, Dept of ECE, UC San Diego, October 14, 2005.
  51. A. K. Dutta and M. S. Islam, “Novel Broadband Photodetector for Optical Communication”, The SPIE Conference on Active and Passive Optical Components for WDM Communications Vol. 6014, 2005.
  52. S. Sharma, A. A. Yasseri, M. S. Islam, T. I. Kamins, R. S. Williams, Controlled Metal Catalyzed Growth of Silicon Nanowires for Device Integration, The AICHE Annual Meeting, 2005.
  53. S. S. Yi, Y.-L. Chang, J. Albuschies, E. Chow, G. Girolami, J. Amano, M. S. Islam, T. I. Kamins, S. Sharma, and H. Gamino, Formation of Highly Aligned, Metal Catalyzed Si and InP nanowires”, The 342nd Wilhelm and Else Heraeus Seminar Science & Technology of Inorganic Nanowires, 2005.
  54. S. S. Yi, G. Girolami, J. Amano, Agilent Technologies, Inc.; M. Saif Islam, T. I. Kamins, and S. Sharma, “Epitaxial Integration of InP nanowires on Silicon”, The SPIE Optics East Conference on Nanostructure Integration Techniques for Manufacturable Devices, Circuits, and Systems: Interfaces, Interconnects, and Nanosystems, Vol. 6003, 2005.
  55. T. Kamins, S. Sharma, M. S. Islam, B. Rajendran, and R. S. Williams, “Metal Catalyzed, Self-assembled ‘Bridging’ Nanowires and Their Potential use as Sensors”, The 13th International Congress on Thin Films 8th International Conference on Atomically Controlled Surfaces, Interfaces and Nanostructures 13/ACSIN 8.
  56. A. K. Dutta, N. K. Dhar, P. Wijewarnasuriya, and M. Saif Islam, “Novel Multi-color Image Sensors for Biochemical, Biomedical, and Security Applications”, The SPIE Optics East Conference on Nanosensing Materials and Devices, Vol. 6008, 2005.
  57. M. Saif Islam, “Integrated Nanowire Based Devices” and “Non-destructive Interfacing of Molecular Electronics” Army Research Labs, Aberdeen Probing Ground, October 27, 2005.
  58. M. Saif Islam, “Nanowire Based Nanophotonic Devices” and Distributed Balanced Photodetectors”, Intel Corporation, Santa Clara, CA July 26, 2005.
  59. M. Saif Islam, “Modulation and Switching Behavior of Metamaterials”, UC Berkeley, Sept 19, 2005.
  60. M. Saif Islam, “Novel Nanowire Integration Techniques for Massively Parallel and Manufacturable Nanoscale Electronic and Photonic Devices”, UC Berkeley Optoelectronics Seminar Series, September 9, 2005.
  61. M. Saif Islam, “Massively Parallel Nanowire Integration for Manufacturable Nanoelectronic Photonic Devices”, , Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan, July 14, 2005.
  62. M. Saif Islam, “Nanowire Integration for Photovoltaics” Banpil Photonics, June 15, 2005. 
  63. M. Saif Islam, “Nanowire Integration for Nanophotonics” Agilent Technology Labs, June 8, 2005. 
  64. M. Saif Islam, “Modulation and Switching Behavior Negative Index Materials”, HP Labs, Palo Alto, CA, May 20, 2005.
  65. M. Saif Islam and SY Wang, “Modulation and Switching of E&M Waves with Negative Index Materials”, DARPA Kick-off Meeting on Negative Index Materials, San Antonio, TX, April 29, 2005.
  66. M. Saif Islam, “Nanowire Integration Techniques for Massively Parallel and Manufacturable Nano-electronics, Nanophotonics and Biological Applications”, Univ. of Connecticut, Dept of ECE, May 26, 2005. 
  67. M. Saif Islam, “Nanowire Integration Techniques for Massively Parallel and Manufacturable Nano-electronics, Nanophotonics and Biological Applications”, Air Force Research Lab, Hanscom, Boston, May 31, 2005. 
  68. M. Saif Islam, “Massively Parallel and Manufacturable Nanowire Integration Techniques for Nanoscale Electronics, Photonics and Chem-bio Sensing”, Biophotonics Colloquium, UC Davis Biophotonic Center, March 18, 2005.
  69. M. Saif Islam, “Massively Parallel and Manufacturable Nanowire Integration Techniques for Nanoscale Electronic and Photonic Devices”, LLNL and UCD Mechanical Engineering Seminar on Nanotechnology, UC Davis, March 03, 2005.
  70. M. Saif Islam, “Exciting Advances in Molecular Electronics and Semiconductor Nanodevices”, Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology, December 24, 2004.
  71. M. Saif Islam, “Nanotechnology: Prospects and Opportunities”, American Association of Bangladeshi Engineers and Architects (AABEA) Annual Meeting, November 20, 2004. 
  72. M. Saif Islam, S. Sharma, T. I. Kamins and R. Stanley William, Nano-bridging: Massively Parallel Self-Assembly Technique for Interconnecting Nanowire Sensors”, SPIE Optics East Conference on Nanosensing Materials and Devices, Philadelphia, PA, October 25-28, 2004.
  73. M. Saif Islam, Interconnects for 1D Nanowires”, Advanced Lecture Series, Hewlett-Packard Company, Corvallis OR, May 12, 2004.
  74. M. Saif Islam, “Interfaces for Nanostructures”, UC Davis, Electrical Engineering Faculty Position Interview presentation, April 26, 2004.
  75. M. Saif Islam, North Carolina State University, Rayleigh, NC, Electrical Engineering Faculty Position Interview presentation, March 15, 2004.
  76. “Distributed photodetectors”, HP Labs, Palo Alto, August 15, 2002.
  77. The Laboratory for Physical Science of the National Security Agency and University of Maryland College Park, MD, Oct0ber 2, 2002.
  78. University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, Electrical Engineering Faculty Position Interview presentation, March 18, 2002.
  79. M. Saif Islam, “Recent Advances and Future Prospects in High-Speed and High-Saturation-Current Photodetectors” The SPIE Conference on Active and Passive Optical Components for WDM Communications III (IT111), 2003.
  80. M. Saif Islam, Intel (Light Logic), October 16, 2001.
  81. M. Saif Islam, “Distributed photodetectors”, StrataLight Communications, October 18, 2001.
  82. M. Saif Islam, “High power photodetectors”, Calmar Optcom, October 19, 2001.
  83. M. Saif Islam, Gazillion Bits, October 9, 2001.
  84. M. Saif Islam, “Distributed balanced photodetectors”, The 14th IEEE/LEOS Annual Meeting, 2001.
  85. M. Saif Islam, “High power photodetectors”, SDL Inc., October 11 2000.
  86. M. Saif Islam, “Distributed balanced photodetectors and Resonant Cavity Enhanced Photodetectors”, Lucent Technologies, Bell Laboratories, Murray Hill, NJ, September 15 2000.
  87. M. Saif Islam, “Distributed balanced photodetectors”, Lucent Technologies, Bell Laboratories, Allentown, PA , September 19, 2000.
  88. M. Saif Islam, “High Power Distributed balanced photodetectors”, Lucent Technologies, Bell Laboratories, Alhambra, CA, September 20, 2000.
  89. M. Saif Islam, “High Power Photodetectors”, Lucent Technologies, Bell Laboratories, Orange County, CA, September 21, 2000.
  90. M. Saif Islam, “Balanced photodetectors”, Cenix Inc., Irvine, CA, Sept 22, 2000.
  91. M. Saif Islam, “Recent Advances in High Power Distributed balanced photodetectors” GTran, October 17, 2000.
  92. M. Saif Islam, “High Power photodetectors”, Agilent Technology, San Jose, CA, October 18, 2000.
  93. M. C. Wu, M. Saif Islam, T. Jung, and T. Chau, “High Power Millimeter-Wave Photo-detectors,” Int. Topic. Meeting Microwave Photonics, Oxford, UK, Sept. 11-13, 2000.
  94. M. C. Wu, M. Saif Islam, and T. Chau, “Distributed Balanced Photodetectors for High Performance RF Photonoc Applications,” 1999 Advanced Workshop on Frontiers in Electronics (WOFE) 1999 Lecce, Italy: May 31 - June 4, 1999.
  95. M. Saif Islam, T. Chau, T. Itoh, M.C. Wu, D.L. Sivco, and Alfred Y. Cho, “Distributed Balanced Photodetectors for RF Photonic links,” The SPIE Conference on Terahertz and Gigahertz Photonics, Denver, CO, July 19-23, 1999.