Selected Publications:

Zhuhua Cai, Trevor L. Goodrich, Bing Sun, Zhaohui Chen, Aria Yang, V.G. Harris, K. S. Ziemer. “Engineered MBE magnesium oxide Interface for heteroepitaxial growth of device quality barium ferrite on wide bandgap semiconductor 6H-SiC” Journal of Applied physics, submitted. 

Uddin. G.M, Z. Cai, K. Ziemer, S. Kamarthi, I. Zeid, “Analysisof Molecular Beam Epitaxy Process for Growing Nanoscale Magnesium Oxide Films”, Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering (SPECIAL ISSUE ONNANOMANUFACTURING) (2010), Vol. 132 / 030913-1.

Ohodnicki, P. R.; Goh, K. Y.; McHenry, M. E.; Ziemer, K.; Chen, Z.; Vittoria, C.; Harris, V. G.  “Correlation between texture, anisotropy, and vector magnetization processes investigated by two-dimensional vector vibrating sample magnetometry in BaO(Fe2O3)6 thin film” Materials Science and Engineering Department,  Carnegie Mellon University,  Pittsburgh,  PA,  USA.
Journal of Applied Physics  (2008),  103(7, Pt. 3),  07E514/1-07E514/3. 


M. Liu, O. Obi, J. Lou, S. Stoute, J. Y. Huang, Z. Cai, K. S. Ziemer, and N. X. Sun, "Spin-spray deposited multiferroic composite Ni0.23Fe2.77O4/Pb(Zr,Ti)O3 with strong interface adhesion," Appl. Phys. Lett., 92, 152504 (2008)


Z. Chen, Z. Cai, A. Yang, K. S. Ziemer, C. Vittoria, and V. G. Harris, “The effects of room temperature aging upon the magnetic properties of Ba-hexaferrite films grown on 6H-SiC substrates,” J. Appl. Phys., 103, 07E513(2008).


T. L. Goodrich, Z. Cai, and K. S. Ziemer, “Improved epitaxy of barium titanate by molecular beam epitaxy through a single crystalline magnesium oxide template layer for integration on hexagonal silicon carbide” Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B, 26, 1110 (2008)


T. L. Goodrich, Z. Cai, and K. S. Ziemer, “Exploring stability of MgO(111) films grown on 6H-SiC(0001) by molecular beam epitaxy for two-step integration of functional oxides” , Applied Surface Science, 254,3191 (2008)


J. Lou, R. E. Insignares, Z. Cai, K. S. Ziemer, M. Liu, N. X. Sun, "Soft Magnetism, Magnetostriction and Microwave Properties of FeGaB Thin Films," Appl. Phys. Lett. 91, 18254 (2007).


Z. Chen,  Z. Cai,  T. L. Goodrich,  A. Yang,  A. Gieler,    V. G. Harris, C. Vittoria, P. R. Ohodnicki, K. Y. Goh, M. E. McHenry,  and K. S. Ziemer, “Epitaxial growth of M-type Ba-hexaferrite films on MgO(111)//SiC (0001) with low ferromagnetic resonance linewidths” 91, 182505 (2007).


Zhuhua Cai, Z.Chen, Trevor Goodrich, V.G..Harris, and Katherine Ziemer, “Chemical and structure characterization of initial growth stages of barium ferrite films deposited on 6H-SiC with MgO/BaM interwoven layers”, Journal of Crystal Growth, 307, 321 (2007)

 
B. Akata, T. L. Goodrich,  K. S. Ziemer, and A. Sacco, Jr., “Control of Product Selectivity over Terrestrial/Control and Flight Zeolite Beta in the Meerwein-Ponndorf-Verley-Oppenauer Reactions” Microgravity Science and Technology, XIX-1, pp 5-11, 2007.

 
S. D. Yoon, Y. Chen, A. Yang, T. L. Goodrich,  X. Zuo, K. S. Ziemer, C. Vittoria, and V. G. Harris, “Addendum to: Magnetic semiconducting anatase TiO2-δ grown on (100) LaAlO3 having magnetic order up to 880K”, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, Vol. 309, pp 171-175, 2007.

 
M. Liu,  X. Li, H. Imrane, Y. Chen, T. Goodrich,  K. S. Ziemer, J. Y. Huang, and N. X. Sun, “Synthesis of Ordered Arrays of Multiferroic NiFe2O4-Pb(Zr0.52Ti0.48)O3 Core-Shell Nanowires”, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 90(15),  152501/1-152501/3, 2007.

 
T. L. Goodrich, J. Parisi, Z. Cai,   and K. S. Ziemer, “Low temperature growth of crystalline magnesium oxide on hexagonal silicon carbide (0001) by molecular beam epitaxy“, Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 90, 042910/1-042910/3, 2007.

 
P. R. Ohodnicki, K. Y.Goh, Y. Hanlumyuang, K. Ramos, M. E. McHenry, Z. Cai,  K. S. Ziemer, H. Morkoc, N. Biyikli, Z. Chen,  C. Vittoria, and V. G. Harris, “Magnetic anisotropy and crystalline texture in BaO(Fe2O3)6 thin films deposited on GaN/Al2O3” Journal of Applied Physics,  Vol. 101(9, Pt. 2),  09M521/1-09M521/3, 2007.

 
T. L. Goodrich , Z. Cai , M. D. Losego, J-P. Maria, and K. S. Ziemer, “Thin, Crystalline MgO on Hexagonal 6H-SiC (0001) by Molecular Beam Epitaxy for Functional Oxide Integration,“ Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology, B, Vol. 25(3) pp 1033-1038, 2007.

 
K. S. Ziemer, A. Woodworth, C. Y. Peng, and C. D. Stinespring, “Growth of Silicon Carbide on hydrogen terminated Si(001) 1x1 Surfaces using Dimethyl- and Monomethyl Silane,” Diamond and Related Materials  Vol. 16(3),  pp 486-493, 2007.

 
S. D. Yoon, Y. Chen, A. Yang, T. L Goodrich , X. Zuo, K. S. Ziemer, C. Vittoria, and V. G. Harris, “Magnetic Semiconducting Anatase TiO2-δ Grown on (100) LaAlO3 having magnetic order up to 880 K”, Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, Vol. 309 (2) pp 171-175, 2007.

 
S. D. Yoon, Y. Chen, A. Yang, T. L Goodrich,  X. Zuo, D. A. Arena, K. S. Ziemer, C. Vittoria, and V. G. Harris, “Oxygen defect induced magnetism to 880 K in semiconducting anatase TiO2-δ films”, Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, Vol. 18 (27) pp L355-L361, 2006.

 
J. Gold, K. S. Ziemer, J. Lannon, V. Tolani, and C.D. Stinespring “Characterization of a methyl radical source for ultrahigh vacuum thin film growth studies”, Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology, A, Vol. 24 (4) pp 1044-1050, 2006.

 
Z. Chen,  A. Yang, S. D.Yoon, K. S. Ziemer, C. Vittoria, and V. G. Harris, “Growth of Ba-hexaferrite films on single crystal 6-H SiC” Journal of Magnetism and Magnetic Materials, Vol. 301(1), pp 166-170, 2006.

 
V. G. Harris, Z. Chen , Y. Chen, S. Yoon, T. Sakai, A. Gieler, A. Yang, Y. He, K. S. Ziemer, N. Sun, and C. Vittoria, “Ba-hexaferrite Films for Next Generation Microwave Devices (invited)”, Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 99(8, part 3) 08M911/1 - 08M911/5, 2006.

 
Z. Chen, A. Yang, Z. Cai,  S. D. Yoon, K. S. Ziemer, C. Vittoria, and V. G. Harris, “Structure and magnetism of Ba-hexaferrite films grown on single crystal 6H-SiC with graduated interfacial MgO buffer layers”, IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, Vol. 42(10) pp 2855-2857, 2006.