Peer reviewed articles:  54 (March 2017)


"Formation and decay of negative ion states up to 11 eV above the ionization energy of the nanofabrication precursor HFeCo3(CO)12"
F. T. R. Kumar, R. Bjornsson, S. Barth, O. Ingolfsson*      Chem. Sci.       2017,   accepted.

"Aerosol-assisted CVD of thioether-functionalised indium aminoalkoxides"
F. Biegger, F. Jungwirth, M. S. Seifner, C. Rameshan, S.Barth*    Monatsh. Chem. - Chemical Monthly  2017, online.      DOI:10.1007/s00706-017-1980-2

"Inducing Imperfections in Germanium Nanowires"
S. Biswas*,  S. Barth, J. D. Holmes*    Nano Research  2017, 10, 1510-1523.
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"Humidity sensor based on Ge NWs selectively grown on suspended microhotplates"
J. Sama*,  M. S. Seifner, G. Domenech-Gil, J. Santander, C. Calaza, I. Gracia, S. Barth*, A. Romano-Rodriguez*    Sens. Actuators B  2017, 243, 669-677.
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72 "Gas sensors based on individual indium oxide nanowire"
G. Domenech-Gil*, S. Barth, J. Sama, P. Pellegrino,  I. Gracia, C. Cane, A. Romano-Rodriguez,   Sens. Actuators B   2017, 238, 447-454.
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71 "High-k Dielectric Passivation: Novel Considerations Enabling Cell Specific Lysis Induced by Electric Fields"
K. J. Wassermann*, S. Barth, F. Keplinger, C. Nöhammer, J. R. Peham    Appl. Mater. Interf.  2016, 8, 21228–21235.
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70 "Thioether-functionalised gallium and indium alkoxides in materials synthesis"
F. Biegger, C. Rameshan, A. K. Opitz, J. Noll, T. Haunold, H. Lang, S. Barth*,   New. J. Chem.  2016, 406962-6969.
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"Site-selectively grown p-type Ge NWs as a gas sensor"
J. Sama*,  G. Domenech-Gil, I. Gracia, J. Santander, C. Cane, M. S. Seifner, S. Barth, A. Romano-Rodriguez  Procedia Engineering 2016, 168, 1056-1060.

68 "Structure and energetics in dissociative electron attachment to HFeCo3(CO)12"
K. T. R. Kumar, S. Barth, R. Bjornsson, O. Ingolfsson*         Eur. Phys. J. D , 2016, 70, 163.
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67 " Site-selectively grown SnO2 NW networks on micromembranes for efficient ammonia sensing in humid conditions"
J. Sama*, S. Barth, G. Domenech-Gil, J. D. Prades, N. Lopez, O. Casals, I. Gracia, C. Cane, A. Romano-Rodriguez*    Sens. Actuators B, 2016, 232, 402-409.

66 "Lead-seeding of germanium nanowires"
M. S. Seifner, P. Pertl, J. Bernardi, S. Biswas, J. D. Holmes, S. Barth*    Mater. Lett. 2016, 173, 248-251.

65 "Monomeric aminoalkoxides of aluminium (III), gallium (III) and indium(III)"
 F. Biegger, S. Barth*  Monatsh. Chem. - Chemical Monthly 2016, 147, 361-368.


64 Neu zusammengesetzt: Gruppe-14-Elemente als Halbleiter“
S. Barth*, M. S. Seifner  Nachrichten aus der Chemie 2015, 1172-1175.

63 “Microwave-assisted Ge1-xSnx nanowire synthesis: precursor species and growth regimes”
M. S. Seifner, F. Biegger, A. Lugstein, J. Bernardi, S. Barth*  Chem. Mater. 2015, 27, 6125-6130.

62 Synthesis and characterisation of thioether functionalised gallium and indium alkoxides”
S. Barth*, F. Biegger, M. Puchberger  Dalton Trans. 2015, 44, 16439-16445.

61 Direct writing of CoFe alloy nanostructures by focused electron beam induced deposition from a heteronuclear precursor”
F. Porrati*, M. Pohlit, J. Müller, S. Barth, F. Biegger, C. Gspan, H. Plank, M. Huth Nanotechnology 2015, 26, 475701.

60 “Microwave-assisted solution–liquid–solid growth of Ge1−xSnx nanowires with high tin content”
S. Barth*, M. S. Seifner, J. Bernardi  Chem. Commun. 2015, 51, 12282-12285.

59 Low-cost fabrication of zero-power metal oxide nanowire gas sensors: trends and challenges
J. Samà*, J. D. Prades, O. Casals, S. Barth, I. Gracia, C. Cané, G. Domenech-Gil, F. Hernandez-Ramirez, A. Romano-Rodríguez  Procedia Engineering 2015, 120, 488 – 491.

58 Gas nanosensors based on individual indium oxide nanostructures
G. Domenech-Gil*, J. Samà, P. Pellegrino, S. Barth, I. Gracia, C. Cané, A. Romano-Rodríguez  Procedia Engineering 2015, 120, 795 –798.

57 Locally grown SnO2 NWs as low power ammonia sensor
J. Samà*, S. Barth, R. Jiménez-Díaz, J. D. Prades, O. Casals, I. Gracia, C. Cané, A. Romano-Rodríguez  Procedia Engineering 2015, 120, 215 – 219.


56 “Size-controlled growth of germanium nanowires from ternary eutectic alloy catalysts“
C. O'Regan, S. Biswas, S. Barth, M. A. Morris, N. Petkov, J. D. Holmes*  J. Mater. Chem. C 20142, 4597-4605.

55 “Kinetics of the charge ordering in magnetite below the Verwey temperature”
J. Gooth*, T. Boehnert, J. G. Gluschke, B. Hamdou, S. Barth, D. Goerlitz, R. Zierold, K. Nielsch*  J. Phys.: Cond. Matter. 2014, 47472202.

54 “Growth of monocrystalline In2O3 nanowires by seed orientation dependent vapour-solid-solid mechanism”
S. Barth*, M. S. Seifner, J. Bernardi  J. Mater. Chem. C 2014, 2, 5747-5751.


53 "Gate voltage induced phase transition in magnetite nanowires"
J. Gooth*, R. Zierold, J. Gluschke, T. Böhnert, S. Edinger, S. Barth, K. Nielsch*  Appl. Phys. Lett. 2013, 102, 073112.

52 Influence of precursor chemistry on CVD grown TiO2 coatings: differential cell growth and biocompatibility
J. Altmayer, S. Barth*, S. Mathur* RSC Advances 2013, 3, 11234-11239.


51 Localized growth and in situ integration of nanowires for device applications”
S. Barth*, R. Jimenez-Diaz, J. Sama, J. D. Prades, I. Gracia, J. Santander, C. Cane, A. Romano-Rodriguez Chem. Commun. 2012, 48, 4734-4736.

50 Nanoscale ferroelectric and piezoelectric properties of Sb2S3 nanowire arrays”
J. Varghese, S. Barth, L. Keeney, R. W. Whatmore, J. D. Holmes* Nano Lett. 2012, 23,  868–872.

49 Nanostructured ZrO2 membranes prepared by liquid-injection chemical vapor deposition
E. Hemmer, I. Kumakiri*, N. Lecerf, R. Bredesen, S. Barth, J. Altmayer, N. Donia, C. Cavelius, K. Soga, S. Mathur  Microp. Mesop. Mater. 2012163, 229-236.


48 Defect transfer from nanoparticles to nanowires
S. Barth, J. J. Boland, J. D. Holmes* Nano Lett. 2011, 11, 1550-1555.

47 Diameter-controlled solid-phase seeding of germanium nanowires: structural characterization and electrical transport properties”
S. Barth, M. M. Kolesnik, K. Donegan, V. Krstic, J. D. Holmes* Chem. Mater. 2011, 23, 3335–3340.

46 Synthesis and magnetic characterization of co-axial Ge1-xMnx/a-Si heterostructures”
S. Barth*, O. Kazakova, S. Estrade, R. G. Hobbs, F. Peiro, M. A. Morris, J. D. Holmes* Cryst. Growth Des. 2011, 11, 5253-5259.

45 Integration of nanowires in new devices and circuit architectures: challenges and recent developments
F. Hernandez-Ramirez, J. D. Prades, A. Romano-Rodriguez, S. Barth, H. Shen, S. Mathur in "Ceramic Integration and Joining Technologies: From Macro to Nanoscale", John Wiley and Sons, 2011, 575-639.


44 Alkane and alkanethiol passivation of halogenated Ge nanowires
G. Collins, P. Fleming, S. Barth, C. O´Dwyer, J. Boland, M. Morris, J. Holmes* Chem. Mater. 2010, 23, 6370- 6377.

43 “Seedless growth of sub-10 nm germanium nanowires”
R. G. Hobbs, S. Barth, N. Petkov, M. Zirngast. C. Marschner, J. D. Holmes* J. Am. Chem. Soc.2010, 132, 13742–13749.

42 “Synthesis and applications of one-dimensional semiconductors ”
S. Barth*, F. Hernandez-Ramirez, J. D. Holmes, A. Romano-Rodriguez  Prog. Mater. Sci., 2010, 55, 567-623.

41 Nanowires as building blocks of new devices: present state and prospects
F. Hernandez-Ramirez, J. D. Prades, R. Jimenez-Diaz, S. Barth, A. Cirera, A. Romano-Rodriguez, S. Mathur, and J. R. Morante  Nanostructured Materials and Systems: Ceramic Transactions 214, 2010.


40 Amplified Electrochemical DNA-Sensing of Nanostructured Metal Oxide Films deposited in Disposible Graphite Electrodes Functionalized by Chemical Vapor Deposition
S. Mathur*, A. Erdem, C. Cavelius, S. Barth, J. Altmayer, Sens. Actuators B, 2009, 136, 432-437.

39 “Morphological Evolution and Chemical Composition of Vapor Grown One-dimensional Magnetite Nanostructures”
S. Barth*, S. Estrade, F. Hernandez-Ramirez, F. Peiro, J. Arbiol, A. Romano-Rodriguez, S. Mathur*, Cryst. Growth Des. 2009, 9, 1077-1081.

38 “Elastical Modulus of Oriented Vapor Grown Tin Oxide Nanowires”
S. Barth*, C. Haranega, S. Mathur, F. Rosei* Nanotechnology, 2009, 20, 115705.

37 “An Experimental Method to Estimate the Temperature of Individual Nanowires”
J. D. Prades*, R. Jiminez-Diaz, F. Hernandez-Ramirez, A. Cicera, A. Romano-Rodriguez, J. R. Morante, S. Barth, S. Mathur, Intern. J. Nanotechnology, 2009, 6, 860-869.

36 “Equivalence between thermal and room temperature UV light-modulated responses of gas sensors based on individual SnO2 nanwires”
J. D. Prades*, R. Jiminez-Diaz, F. Hernandez-Ramirez, S. Barth, A. Cicera, A. Romano-Rodriguez, S. Mathur, J. R. Morante, Sens. Actuators B, 2009, 140, 337-341.

35 Fabrication of Electrical Contacts on Individual Metal Oxide Nanowires and Novel Device Architectures”
F. Hernandez-Ramirez, J.D. Prades, R. Jiminez-Diaz, O. Casals, A. Cirera, A. Romano-Rodriguez, J.R. Morante, S. Barth, S. Mathur., in: “Nanotechnology: Nanofabrication, Patterning, and Self Assembly“ (Ed. C. J. Dixon, O. W. Curtines), Nova Science Publishers, 2009.


34 “Ultra-low Power Consumption Gas Sensors Based on Self-heated Individual Nanowires”
J. D. Prades*, R. Jiminez-Diaz, F. Hernandez-Ramirez, S. Barth, A. Cicera, S. Mathur, A. Romano-Rodriguez, J. R. Morante, Appl. Phys. Lett. 2008, 93, 123110.

33 “Low Temperature Sol-Gel Transformation of Methyl Silicon Precursors to Silica-based Hybrid Materials”
V. Dhayal, R. Bohra*, M. Nagar, A. Kaushik, S. Mathur, S. Barth Appl. Organomet. Chem. 2008, 22, 629-636.

32 “Glycol Modified cis-diisopropoxy-bis(N-phenylsalicylideneiminato) zirconium(IV): Syntheses, Characterization and Their Low Temperature Transformation to Nanocrystalline Zirconia”
N. Sharmaa, V. Sharma, R. Bohra*, A. Kaushik, S. Mathur, S. Barth J. Coord. Chem. 2008, 61, 2234-2245.

31 Towards a systematic understanding of photodetectors based on individual metal oxide nanowires”
J. D. Prades*, R. Jimenez-Diaz, F. Hernandez-Ramirez, L. Fernandez-Romero, T. Andreu, A. Cirera, A. Romano-Rodriguez, A. Cornet, J. R. Morante, S. Barth, S. Mathur* J. Phys. Chem. C 2008, 118, 14639-14644.

30 Insight into the Role of Oxygen Diffusion mechanism of SnO2 Nanowire
F. Hernandez-Ramirez, J. D. Prades, A. Tarancon, O. Casals, R. Jiminez-Diaz, E. Pellicer, J. Rodriguez, J. R. Morante, S. Barth, S. Mathur, A. Romano-Rodriguez* Adv. Funct. Mater. 2008, 18, 2990.

29 One-dimensional Magnetite Nanostructures by CVD
S. Mathur*, S. Barth, U. Werner, F. Hernandez-Ramirez, A. Romano-Rodriguez  Adv. Mater. 2008, 20, 1550-1554.

28 One-dimensional Semiconductor Nanostructures: Growth, Characterization and Device Applications
S. Mathur*, S. Barth Z. Phys. Chem. 2008, 222, 307-317.

27 Fabrication of Nanodevices Based on Individual SnO2 Nanowires and Their Electrical Characterization
F. Hernandez-Ramirez, J. D. Prades, S. Barth A. Romano-Rodriguez, S. Mathur, A. Taracon, O. Casals, R. Jimenez-Diaz, J. Rodriguez, E. Pellicer, M. A. Juli, T. Andreu, S. Estrade, E. Rossinyol, J. R. Morante, in “Metal Oxide Nanostructures and Their Applications” (Ed. Ahmad Umar), im Druck, American Scientific publishers: Valencia CA, 2008.

26 CH4 reactivity of apatite systems of relevance to solid oxide fuel cell applications”
S. Barth, P. A. Sermon, P. R. Slater* Ceram. Engineer. and Sci. Proc. 2008, 28, 425-433.

25 Bottom-Up Fabrication of Individual SnO2 Nanowire-based Gas Sensors on Suspended Micromembranes
A. Romano-Rodriguez*, F. Hernandez-Ramirez, J. D. Prades, A. Tarancon, O. Casals, R. Jimenez-Diaz, M. A. Juli, J. R. Morante, S. Barth, S. Mathur, A. Helweg, J. Spannhake, G. Mueller Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 2008, 1052-DD08-02-Rb15-02.

24 One-Dimensional Oxide Nanostructures: Growth, Applications and Devices”
S. Mathur*, S. Barth, F. Hernandez-Ramirez, A. Romano-Rodriguez, J. D. Prades International Magazine on Smart Systems Technology: mst news, 03/08, June 2008, 6.

23 Gas Sensing Devices Based on 1D Metal Oxide Nanostructures: Fabrication, Testing and Device Integration”
A. Romano-Rodriguez*, F. Hernandez-Ramirez, R. Jiminez-Diaz, J. D. Prades, S. Barth, S. Mathur ECS Transactions 2008, 13, 57-64.


22 “Electrical Properties of Individual Tin Oxide Nanowires Contacted to Platinum Electrodes”
F. Hernandez-Ramirez*, A. Tarancon, O. Casals, E. Pellicer, J. Rodriguez, A. Romano-Rodriguez, J. R. Morante, S. Barth, S. Mathur* Physical Review B, 2007, 76, 085429.
21 “Water Vapor Detection with Individual Tin Oxide Nanowires”
F. Hernandez-Ramirez*, S. Barth, A. Tarancon, O. Casals, E. Pellicer, J. Rodriguez, A. Romano-Rodriguez, J. R. Morante, S. Mathur* Nanotechnology 2007, 18, 424016.
20 “Ordered Iron Oxide Nanotube Arrays of Controlled Geometry and Tunable Magnetism by Atomic Layer Deposition”
J. Bachmann*, J. Jing, M. Knez, S. Barth, H, Shen, S. Mathur, U. Gösele, K. Nielsch* J. Am. Chem. Soc., 2007, 129, 9554-9555.
19 Plasma-Assisted Modulation of Morphology and Composition in Tin-Oxide Nanostuctures for Sensing Applications
S. Mathur*, R. Ganesan, I. Grobelsek, H. Shen, T. Ruegamer, S. Barth  Advanced Engineering Materials 2007, 9 , 658-663.
18 Portable Microsensors Based on Individual SnO2 Nanowires
F. Hernandez-Ramirez*, J. D. Prades, A. Tarancon, S. Barth, O. Casals, R. Jiménez – Diaz, E. Pellicer, J. Rodriguez, M. A. Juli, A. Romano-Rodriguez, J. R. Morante, S. Mathur, A. Helwig, J. Spannhake, G. Mueller Nanotechnology 2007, 18, 495501.
17 Molecule–based Growth of Aligned SnO2 Nanowires and Branched SnO2 / V2O5 Heterostructures
S. Mathur*, S. Barth  Small, 2007, 3, 2070-2075.
16 Microporous ZrO2 Membrane Preparation by Liquid-Injection MOCVD
S. Mathur*, E. Hemmer, S. Barth, J. Altmayer, N. Donia, Proc. 31st Cocoa Beach Conference, 2007, 165.


15 “Four- probe Measurements and Impedance Spectroscopy of Individual SnO2 Nanowires”
F. Hernandez-Ramirez*, J. Rodriguez, O. Casals, A. Tarancon, A. Romano-Rodriguez, J. R. Morante, S. Barth, S. Mathur, T. Y. Choi, D. Poulikakos, V. Callegari, P. M. Nellen Nanotechnology 2006, 17, 5577-5583.
14 “Nanostructured Films of Iron, Tin and Titanium Oxides By Chemical Vapour Deposition”
S. Mathur*, V. Sivakov, H. Shen, S. Barth, A. Nilsson, P. Kuhn Thin Solid Films 2006, 502, 88-93.
13 “Size- and Surface-dependent Photoresistance in SnO2 Nanowires”
S. Mathur*, S. Barth, J.-C. Pyun and H. Shen, in Assembly at the Nanoscale - Toward Functional Nanostructured Materials, edited by Cengiz S. Ozkan, Federico Rosei, Gregory P. Lopinski, Zhong L. Wang (Mater. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. 910E, Warrendale, PA, 2006), 0901-Rb15-02.
12 One-dimensional Semiconductor Nanostructures: Growth, Characterisation and Device Application
S. Mathur*, H. Shen, S. Barth, N. Donia Proc. Spie 2006, 6340, 634008.
11 „Eindimensionale Nanostrukturen als Bauteile von Gassensoren“
S. Barth, H. Shen, S. Mathur*, Annual Report 2005-INM Leibniz-Institut für Neue Materialien 2006, 98-100.
10 Inorganic Nanomaterials Through Chemical Design
S. Mathur*, H. Shen, S. Barth, C. Cavelius Spie Newsroom, DOI: 10.1117/2.1200602.0080, 2006.
9 Microporous ZrO2 Film Preparation by Chemical Vapor Deposition
S. Mathur*, E. Hemmer, S. Barth, J. Altmayer, N. Donia, N. Lecerf, I. Kumakiri, R. Bredesen, Proc. 9th Int. Conf. on Inorganic Membranes / ed. R. Bredesen and H. Raeder, Lillehammer - Norway, 2006, 524.
8 Electrical Gas Sensor Characterization of Individual Tin Oxide Nanowires Contacted by Focused Ion Beam Techniques
F. Hernandez-Ramirez*, A. Tarancon, O. Casals, E. Pellicer, A. Romano-Rodriguez, J. R. Morante, S. Barth, S. Mathur  Proc. of ACerS MS&T Conference 2006.
7 Protective and Bio-compatible Nanostructured Surfaces by CVD Techniques : Controlled Modulation of Surface and Phase Structures
S. Mathur*, J. Altmayer, E. Hemmer, N. Donia, S. Barth, T. Ruegamer, P. Kuhn, C. Cavelius, S. Hao, 6th International Conference on Glass and Plastics: Advanced Coatings for Large-Area or High-Volume Products / ed. M. A. Aegerter, Dresden - Germany, 2006, 133.


6 Size-Dependent Photoconductance in SnO2 Nanowires”
S. Mathur*, S. Barth, H. Shen, J.-C. Pyun, Ulf Werner Small 2005, 1, 713-717.
5 Vapor Growth of NiGa2O4 Films: Advantages and Limitations of Single Molecular Source”
S. Mathur*, S. Barth, H. Shen Chem. Vap. Dep. 2005, 11, 11-16.


4 Single-Step Molecular Building Block Approach to Nanoscaled AB2O4 Spinel Oxides
S. Mathur*, H. Shen, S. Barth, E. Hemmer, T. Ruegamer, C. Cavelius Natural Sciences, Chemistry, Chemical Technology, Kyrgyz National University Letters 2004, 3, 108.
3 Nanostructured Films of Iron, Tin and Titanium Oxides by Chemical Vapour Deposition
S. Mathur*, V. Sivakov, H. Shen, S. Barth, A. Nilsson, P. Kuhn Proc. of the 5th ICCG 2004, 231.
2 “Synthese, Charakterisierung und Gasphasenverhalten eines neuen Heterometallalkoxids [NiGa2(OBut)8]“
S. Barth, S. Mathur*, Z. Anorg. Allg. Chem. 2004, 630, 1709.


1 “Synthesis and conductivities of the apatite-type systems, La9.33+xSi6-yMyO26+z (M=Co, Fe, Mn) and La8Mn2Si6O26”
J. McFarlane, S. Barth, M. Swaffer, J.E.H. Sansom, P.R. Slater* Ionics, 2002, 8, 149-154.

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