Research Papers – Archive


61. Mechanochemical synthesis of α‐Al2O3‐Cr3+ (Ruby) and χ‐Al2O3, F.D. Cortes‐Vega, W. Yang, J. Zarate-Medina, S.R. Brankovic, H.A. Calderon, F.C.R. Hernandez, Journal of the American Ceramic Society (2018) (PDF) DOI: 10.1111/jace.16171

60. Electroless Deposition of Pb Monolayer – A New Process and Application to Surface Selective Atomic Layer Deposition, D. Wu, D. Solanki, J. L. Ramirez, W. Yang, A. Joi, Y. Dordi, N. Dole, and S. R. BrankovicLangmuir (2018). (PDF)  DOI: 10.1021/acs.langmuir.8b02272

59. Pb Monolayer Mediated Thin Film Growth of Cu and Co: Exploring Different Concepts, D. Wu, D. J. Solanki, A. Joi, Y. Dordi, N. Dole, D. Litvinov, and S. R. BrankovicJournal of The Electrochemical Society, 166, no. 1 (2019): D3013-D3021. (PDF)

58. Reaction Stoichiometry and Mechanism of Pt Deposition via Surface Limited Redox Replacement of Copper UPD Layer on Au (111), Q. Yuan, Y. Wakisaka, Y. Uemura, T. Wada, H. Ariga-Miwa, S. Takakusagi, K. Asakura, and S. R. BrankovicThe Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 122, no. 29 (2018): 16664-16673. (PDF)

57. Fundamentals of Metal Deposition via Surface Limited Redox Replacement of Underpotentially-Deposited Monolayer, S. R. BrankovicThe Electrochemical Society Interface 27, no. 2 (2018): 57-63. (PDF)

56. Room-temperature synthesis of χ-Al 2 O 3 and ruby (α-Cr: Al 2 O 3), F.D. Cortes-Vega, W. Yang, J. Zarate-Medina, S. R. Brankovic, J. M. H. Ramírez, and F. C. R. Hernandez. CrystEngComm (2018). (PDF) DOI: 10.1039/c8ce00360b

55. Finite Size Effects in Submonolayer Catalysts Investigated by CO Electrosorption on PtsML/Pd (100), Q. Yuan, H. A. Doan, L. C. Grabow, and S. R. Brankovic, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 139, no. 39 (2017): 13676-13679. (PDF)

54. Editors’ Choice—Reaction Kinetics of Metal Deposition via Surface Limited Redox Replacement of Underpotentially Deposited Monolayer Studied by Surface Reflectivity and Open Circuit Potential Measurements, E. Bulut, D. Wu, N. Dole, H. Kilic, and S. R. Brankovic, Journal of The Electrochemical Society164, no. 4 (2017): D159-D168. (PDF)

53. The role of citric acid in perfecting platinum monolayer on palladium nanoparticles during the surface limited redox replacement reaction, S. Zhu, J. Yue, X. Qin, Z. Wei, Z. Liang, R. R. Adzic, S. R. Brankovic, Z. Du, and M. Shao, Journal of The Electrochemical Society, 163, no. 12 (2016): D3040-D3046. (PDF)

52. A Theoretical and Experimental In-Situ Electrochemical Infrared Spectroscopy Study of Adsorbed CO on Pt Dendrimer-Encapsulated Nanoparticles, R. M. Anderson, L. Zhang, D. Wu, S. R. Brankovic , G. Henkelman, and R. M. Crooks, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 163, H3061 (2016)  (PDF)

51. Novel 2D RuPt core-edge nanocluster catalyst for CO electro-oxidation,Lars C. Grabow, Qiuyi Yuan, Hieu A. Doan and Stanko R. Brankovic in Surface Science, 640 (2015) 50–58. (PDF)

50. Chapter 3: Electrochemical Surface Professes and Opportunities for Material Synthesis, Stanko R. Brankovic and Giovanni Zangari in Electrochemical Engineering Across Scales: From Molecules to Processes, Editors: R. C. Alkire, P. N. Bartlett, J. Lipkowski, Advances in Electrochemical Science and Engineering, vol. 15, Willey-VCH (2015) p. 59-107.

49. Nucleation of Pt Monolayers Deposited via Surface Limited Redox Replacement Reaction, D. Gokcen, Q. Yuan, and S. R. Brankovic, Journal of The Electrochemical Society, 161, D3051 (2014).(PDF)

48. Ethanol Electro-Oxidation on Ternary Platinum−Rhodium−Tin Nanocatalysts: Insights in the Atomic 3D Structure of the Active Catalytic Phase, N. Erini, R. Loukrakpam, V. Petkov, E. A. Baranova, R. Yang, D. Teschner, Y. Huang, S. R. Brankovic, and P. Strasser , ACS Catal., 4, 1859 (2014).(PDF)

47. Efficient C–C Bond Splitting on Pt Monolayer and Sub-monolayer Catalysts During Ethanol Electrooxidation: Pt Layer Strain and Morphology Effects, R. Loukrakpam, Q. Yuan, V. Petkov, L. Gan, S. Rudi, R. Yang, Y. Huang, S. R. Brankovic and P. Strasser, Phys.Chem.Chem.Phys., 16, 18866 (2014). (PDF)

46. Electrocatalysis: Novel Synthetic Methods, S. R. Brankovic, Encyclopedia of Applied Electrochemistry, Springer Reference –online, Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg (2013), 19:11. (PDF)

45. Oxide/Hydroxide Incorporation into Electrodeposited CoFe Alloys-Consequences for Magnetic Softness, J. George, S. Elhalawaty, A. J. Mardinly, R. W. Carpenter, D. Litvinov, and S.R. Brankovic, Electrochimica Acta, 110, 411 (2013). (PDF)

44. Development of Pinhole-Free Amorphous Aluminum Oxide Protective Layers for Biomedical Device Applications, Julia Litvinov, Yi-Ju Wang, Jinnie George, Pawilai Chinwangso, S.R. Brankovic, Richard C. Wilson, Dmitri Litvinov, Surface & Coatings Technology, 224, 101, (2013). (PDF)

43. Lead Underpotential Deposition on Pt-submonolayer Modified Au(111), Qiuyi Yuan, Ashish Tripathi, Milan Slavkovic, and S.R. Brankovic,  Z. Phys. Chem., 226, 965 (2012). (PDF)

42. Saccharin Effect on Properties of 2.4 T CoFe Films, S.R. Brankovic,  Electrochimica Acta,  84, 139 (2012). (PDF)

41. Stress Control in Electrodeposited CoFe Films – Experimental Study and Analytical Model, S.R. Brankovic, B. Kagajwala, J. George, G. Majkic, G. Stafford and P. Ruchhoeft,  Electrochimica Acta,  83, 387 (2012). (PDF)

40. Bifunctional anode catalysts for direct methanol fuel cells, Jan Rossmeisl, Peter Ferrin, Georgios A. Tritsaris, Anand Udaykumar Nilekar, Shirlaine Koh, Sang Eun Bae, S.R. Brankovic, Peter Strasserce and Manos Mavrikakis,  Energy & Environmental Science,  5, 8335 (2012). (PDF)

39. Size Effects in Monolayer Catalysis—Model Study: Pt Submonolayers on Au(111), Sang-Eun Bae, Dincer Gokcen, Ping Liu, Parnia Mohammadi, and S.R. Brankovic, Electrocatalysis, 3, 203 (2012). (PDF)

38. Nanostructure and oxide phase distribution in Co36-40Fe64-60 electrodeposited films for magnetic field sensors, S. Elhalawaty, R. W. Carpenter, J. George and S.R. Brankovic, Journal of Applied Physics 111,  07A330 (2012). (PDF)

37. Oxygen Incorporation into Electrodeposited CoFe Films: Consequences for Structure and Magnetic Properties, S. Elhalawaty, R. W. Carpenter, J. George and S.R. Brankovic, Journal of the Electrochemical Society,  158 (11) D641 (2011). (PDF)

36. Reaction kinetics of Metal depostion via surface limited red-ox replacement of underpotentially deposited metal monolayers, D. Gokcen, S.-E. Bae, S.R. Brankovic, Electrochimica Acta,  56, 5545 (2011). (PDF)

35. Stoichiometry of Pt Submonolayer Deposition via Surface-Limited Redox Replacement Reaction,D. Gokcen, S.-E. Bae, S.R. Brankovic, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 157(11) D582 (2010). (PDF)

34. Chapter 27- Applications to Magnetic Recording and Microelectronic Technologies, S.R. Brankovic, N. Vasiljevic, N. Dimitrov, Modern Electroplating V, editors: M. Paunovic and M. Schlesinger, John Willey and Sons, Inc (2010). (PDF)

33. Chapter 11- Electrodeposition – Fundamental Aspects and Methods,  Functional Properties of Bioinspired Surfaces – Characterizations and Technological Applications, S.R. Brankovic,editors: N. O. Fuentes and E. A. Favret, World Scientific. (2009). (PDF)

32. Critical Parameters of Solution Design for Electrodeposition of Soft 2.4T CoFe Alloys, S.R. Brankovic, J. George, S. -E. Bae,  D. Litvinov, Electrochemical Society Transactions, 16(45) 75 (2009). (PDF)

31. Electrochemical Synthesis and Nanofabrication of Materials for Magnetic and Ultrasound Sensors Application, S.R. Brankovic, A. Shamsi, S. -E. Bae, G. Majkic, D. Litvinov, Nanotechnology 2008, NANO, IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology Volume, Issue 18-21, p. 605, August (2008). (PDF)

30. Sulfur and Saccharin Incorporation into Electrodeposited CoFe Alloys, J. George, S.-E. Bae, D. Litvinov, J. Rancheler, and S. R. Brankovic, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 155 (9) D589 (2008). (PDF)

29. Fe3+ Effect on Magnetic Moment of Electrodeposited CoFe Alloys – Experimental Study and Analytical Model, S. R. Brankovic, S.-E. Bae, D. Litvinov, Electrochimica Acta, 53 ,5934 (2008).  (PDF)

28. The Analysis of the Cu Surface Morphology Evolution during Electropolishing, S. Shivareddy, S. -E. Bae, S. R. Brankovic, Electrochemical Society Transactions, 13(4) 21 (2008). (PDF)

27. Electrochemical Transducers – A New Approach to Ultrasound Sensor Design, A. Shamsi, S.-E. Bae, G. Majkic and S. R. Brankovic, Electrochemical Society Transactions, 11 (16) 15 (2008). (PDF)

26. Cu Surface Morphology Evolution during Electropolishing, S. Shivareddy, S.-E. Bae and S. R. Brankovic, Electrochem. Solid State Lett.,  11(1), D13 (2008). Selected for Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, 16, Issue 21 (2007). (PDF)

25. Close-Packed Noncircular Nanodevice Pattern Generation by Self-Limiting Ion-Mill Process, V. A. Parekh, A. Ruiz, P Ruchhoeft, S. R. Brankovic,  and Dmitri Litvinov, Nano Letters.7(10), 3246  (2007). (PDF)

24. Physical Incorporation of Saccharin Molecules into Electrodeposited Soft High Magnetic Moment CoFe Alloys, Stanko R. Brankovic , Ryan Haislmaier, and Natasa Vasiljevic, Electrochemical and Solid State Lett. 10(6), D67 (2007). (PDF)

23. Molecular Incorporation of Saccharin into 2.4 T CoFe Alloys, S. R. Brankovic, Ryan Haislmaier and N. Vasiljevic, Electrochemical Society Transactions, 3, (25) 71 (2007). (PDF)

22. Influence of Additive Adsorption on Properties of Pulse Deposited High Magnetic Moment CoNiFe and CoFe Alloy, S. R. Brankovic , N. Vasiljevic, T. Klemmer and E.C. Johns, Magnetic Materials Processes and Devices VIII, editors: S. Krongleb, C. Bonhote,S. R. Brankovic , Y. Kitamoto, T. Osaka, W. Schwarzacher and G. Zangari, 23, 347, 2004. (PDF)

21. Scaling Analysis of the Kinetic Roughening During the Deposition of 2.4 T CoFe Alloys, S. R. Brankovic , N. Vasiljevic, Magnetic Materials Processes and Devices VIII, editors: S. Krongleb, C. Bonhote, S. R. Brankovic , Y. Kitamoto, T. Osaka, W. Schwarzacher and G. Zangari, pp. 397, PV 2004-23. (PDF)

20. Electrodeposition of 2.4 T Co37Fe63 Alloys at Nanoscale for Magnetic Recoding Application , S. R. Brankovic , XM. Yang, T. J. Klemmer, and M. Seigler, IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 42, 132 (2006). (PDF)

19. Influence of Additive Adsorption on Properties of Pulse Deposited CoFeNi Alloys, S. R. Brankovic , N. Vasiljevic, T. Klemmer and E.C. Johns, Journal of the Electrochemical Society 152, C196 (2005). (PDF)

18. Electron-beam SAFIER TM Process and Its Application for Magnetic Thin-Film Heads , X.M. Yang, H. Gentile, A. Eckert and S. R. Brankovic , Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B , 22, 3339 (2004). (PDF)

17. Fabrication of Sub 50nm Critical Feature For Magnetic Recording Device Using E-beam Lithography , X.M. Yang, A. Eckert, K. Mountfiled, H. Gentile, C. Seiler, S. R. Brankovic, E.C. Johns, Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B21. 3017, (2003). Selected for Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, 8, Issue 25 (2003). (PDF)

16. Electron-beam lithography method for sub-50-nm isolated trench with high aspect ratio. X.M. Yang, A. Eckert, K. Mountfiled, H. Gentile, C. Seiler, S. R. Brankovic, R. Harris, E.C. Johns, Proceedings of SPIE, 5037, 168 (2003). (PDF)

15.  Pulse Plating of Soft High Magnetic Moment Materials – Properties and Application , S. R. Brankovic, K. Sendur, T. Klemmer, X. Yang and E.C. Johns, Magnetic Materials Processes and Devices VII and Electrodeposition of Alloys, S. Krongelb et al, 27 , pp 269. (PDF)

14. Kinetic Characterization of PtRu Fuel Cell Anode Catalysts Made by Spontaneous Pt Deposition on Ru Nanoparticles , J.X. Wang, S. R. Brankovic , Y. Zhu, and R.R. Adzic, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 150, 1108 (2003). (PDF)

13. Carbon Monoxide Oxidation on Bare and Pt modified Ru(1010) Single Crystal Surface, S. R. Brankovic , N.S. Marinkovic, J.X. Wang, R.R. Adzic, Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry , 532, 57 (2002). PDF)

12. Oxygen Reduction on Bare and Pt Monolayer-Modified Ru(0001), Ru(1010) and Ru Nanostructured Surfaces , H. Inoue, S.R. Brankovic , J.X. Wang, R.R. Adzic, Electrochimica Acta, 47, 3777 (2002). (PDF)

11. Electrosorption and Catalytic Properties of Bare and Pt Modified Single Crystal and Nanostructured Ru Surfaces, S. R. Brankovic , J.X. Wang, Y. Zhu, R. Sabatini, J. McBreen, R. R. Adzic, Journal of Electroanalytical. Chemistry, 231, 524, (2002). (PDF)

10.  New Methods of Controlled Monolayer to Multilayer Deposition of Pt for Designing Electrocatalyst at an Atomic Level, S.R. Brankovic , J.X. Wang and R.R. Adzic, Journal of Serbian Chemical Society ,66, 887 (2001). (PDF)

9.  Pt Submonolayer on Ru Nanoparticles – a Novel Low Pt Loading, High CO Tolerance Fuel Cell Electrocatalyst, S. R. Brankovic , J.X. Wang, and R.R Adzic, Electrochemical and Solid State Letters, 4, A217 (2001). (PDF)

8. Spontaneous Deposition of Pd on Ru(0001), S. R. Brankovic , J. McBreen and R. R. Adzic, Surface Science , 479, L363, (2001). (PDF)

7. Spontaneous Deposition of Pt on Ru(0001) Surface , S. R. Brankovic , J. McBreen and R. R. Adzic,Journal of Electroanalytical Chemistry , 503, 99 (2001). (PDF)

6. Metal Monolayer Deposition by Replacement of Metal Adlayers on Electrode Surfaces, S. R. Brankovic , J. X. Wang and R.R. Adzic, Surface Science , 474, L173, (2001). (PDF)

5. Surfactant Mediated Electrochemical Deposition of Ag on Au (111), S. R. Brankovic, N. Dimitrov, and K. Sieradzki, Electrochemical and Solid State Letters , 2, 443 (1999). (PDF)

4. Electrochemical Defect-Mediated Thin Film Growth , K. Sieradzki, S. R. Brankovic , and N. Dimitrov, Science , 284,138 (1999). (PDF)

3. Thermodynamic Analysis of Cogeneration – Comparison of Conventional and Cogeneration Systems. J. Orlovic, Z. Stankovic, S. R. Brankovic , B. Djordjevic, Hemijska Industrija , 52 (10), 390-395, (1998).(PDF)

2. Nanoindentation of Atomically Modified Surfaces, S. G. Corcoran, S. R. Brankovic , N. Dimitrov, and K. Sieradzki, Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc ., 505, 77 (1998).  (PDF)

1. Dealloying Below the Critical Potential , K. Wagner, S. R. Brankovic , N. Dimitrov, and K. Sieradzki, Journal of the Electrochemical Society , 144, 3545 (1997). (PDF)