Research Papers

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78. “Electroless Pb Monolayer Deposition – Prelude for Further Advances in Catalyst Monolayer Synthesis via Surface Limited Redox Replacement Reaction”, K. Ahmadi, N. Dole, D. Wu, T. Salavati‐Fard, L. C. Grabow, F. C. Robles Hernandez, and S. R. Brankovic, ACS Catalysis, 11, 4650 (2021). 
 
77. “Toward Customized Hybrid Fuel-Cell and Battery-powered Mobile Device for Individual Users”, K. Yan, J. Tan, L.Liu, X. Zhang, S. R. Brankovic, J. Chen, X. Fu, ACM Transactions on Embedded Computing Systems, 18, 1 (2019)
 
76. “Tuning Surface Chemoresistivity of Au Ultrathin Films Using Metal Deposition via Surface-Limited Redox Replacement of the Underpotentially Deposited Pb Monolayer”, D. Wu, N. Dole, O. R. Monteiro, S. R. Brankovic, ACS Sensors, 4, 2442 (2019).
 
75. “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 Robles Hernandez., Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 102, 976 (2019).
 
74. “Atomic Resolution Characterization of Cr Thin Films Produced from Cr3+ Electrolytes”, F. C Robles Hernandez, K. Ahmadi, A. Stokes, J. McNeil, S. R Brankovic, Microscopy and Microanalysis, 25, 2196 (2019).
 
73. “Mechanochemical synthesis of α‐Al2O3‐Cr3+ (Ruby) and χ‐Al2O3″. Fernando D Cortes‐Vega, Wenli Yang, Juan Zarate‐Medina, Stanko R Brankovic, Hector A Calderon, Francisco C Robles Hernandez, Journal of the American Ceramic Society, 102, 976 (2019).
 
72.”Underpotential and Electroless Pb Monolayer Deposition on Ru (0001)”, D Wu, K. Ahmadi, N. Dole, A. Joi, Y. Dordi, S.R. Brankovic, Journal of The Electrochemical Society 166, D359 (2019).
 
71. “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. Brankovic, Journal of The Electrochemical Society, 166, D3013 (2019).
 
70.”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. Brankovic, Langmuir, 34, 11384 (2018).
 
69. “Spontaneous Formation of Pb/Ag Super Lattices”, F. Owhoso, D. Wu, S.R. Brankovic, ECS Transactions, 85, 1567, (2018).
 
68. “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. Brankovic, The Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 122, 16664 (2018).
 
67. “Fundamentals of Metal Deposition via Surface Limited Redox Replacement of Underpotentially-Deposited Monolayer”, S. R. Brankovic, The Electrochemical Society Interface 27, 57 (2018).
 
66. “Spontaneous Formation of Pb/Ag Super Lattices”, F. Owhoso, D. Wu, S.R. Brankovic, ECS Transactions, 85, 1567, (2018).
 
65. “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 20, 3505 (2018.
 
64. “Crack Formation during Electrodeposition and Post-deposition Aging of Thin Film Coatings”-4th Quarterly Report, S.R. Brankovic, Products Finishing, 81 (8), 16 (2017).
 
63. “Crack Formation During Electrodeposition and Post-Deposition Aging of Thin Film Coatings”, NASF Surface Technology White Papers, 81, 13 (2017).
 
62. “Crack Formation during Electrodeposition and Post-deposition Aging of Thin Film Coatings”-4th Quarterly Report, S.R. Brankovic, Products Finishing, 81 (8), 16 (2017).
 
61. “Finite Size Effects in Submonolayer Catalysts Investigated by CO Electrosorption on PtsML/Pd(100)”, Q. Yuan, H. A. Doan, L. Grabow and S.R. Brankovic, J. Am. Chem. Soc. 139, 13676 (2017).
 
60. “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, S R Brankovic, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 164, D159 (2017).
 
59. “Crack Formation during Electrodeposition and Post-deposition Aging of Thin Film Coatings”-3rd Quarterly Report, S. R. Brankovic, Products Finishing, 81,(4) 12 (2017).
 
58. “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, M. Shao, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 163, D3040 (2016).
 
57. “Electrochemical Deposition as a Surface Controlled Phenomenon-Fundamentals and Applications”, S. R. Brankovic, Journal of the Electrochemical Society, 163, Y21 (2016).
 
56. “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).
 
55. “Crack Formation during Electrodeposition and Post-deposition Aging of Thin Film Coatings”-2nd Quarterly Report, S. R. Brankovic, Products Finishing, 81, (3) 9 (2016).
 
54. “Crack Formation during Electrodeposition and Post-deposition Aging of Thin Film Coatings”-1st Quarterly Report, S. R. Brankovic, Products and Finishing, 81, (2) 9 (2016).
 
53. “Novel 2D RuPt Core-Edge Nanocluster Catalyst for CO Electro-oxidation”, Lars C. Grabow,  , Qiuyi Yuan, Hieu A. Doan, S. R. Brankovic, Surface ScienceSpecial Issue on Catalysis, 640, 50 (2015).
 
52. 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).
 
51. “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).

50. “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).

49. “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).
 
48. “Strained Annealing of Cu Interconnects–The Novel Approach towards Improving Resistance of Cu Nanostructures”, TECHCON, BEOL Processing and Reliability, (2013).
 
47. “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).

46. “A study of Au/C nanoparticles with Pt monolayer and sub-monolayer electrocatalysts for ethanol oxidation reaction”, R. Loukrakpam, S.R. Brankovic, P. Strasser, ECS Transactions, 58, 1733 (2013).

45. “Stress Control in Electrodeposited CoFe Films – Experimental Study and Analytical Model”, S. R. Brankovic, B. Kahajwala, J. George, G. Majkic, G. Stafford and P. Ruchhoeft, Electrochimica Acta, 83, 387 (2012).
 
 44. “Lead Underpotential Deposition on Pt-submonolayer Modified Au(111)”, Q. Yuan, Ashish Tripathi, Milan Slavkovic, and S.R. Brankovic,  Z. Phys. Chem., 226, 965 (2012).
 
43. “Size Effects in Monolayer Catalysis-Case Study Pt Submonolayer on Au(111)”, D. Gokcen, S. E. Bae, P. Mohammedy, P. Liu, S. R. Brankovic, Electrocatalysis – special issue 3, 203 (2012).
 
42. “Nanostructure and Oxide Phase Distribution in Co36-40Fe64-60 Electrodeposited Films for Magnetic Field Sensors”, S. Elhalawaty, R. Carpenter, J. George, and S.R. Brankovic, Journal of Applied Physics 111,  07A330 (2012).

41. “Bi-functional Anode Catalyst for Direct Methanol Fuel Cells”, J. Rossmeis, P. Ferrin, G. A. Tritsaris, A. U. Nilekar, S. Koh, S. E. Bae, S. R. Brankovic, P. Strasser, M. Mavrikakis, Energy and Environmental Science, 5, 8335 (2012). 

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

39. “AEM Study of Oxygen Effect on a Soft Magnetic Alloy , S. Elhalawaty, R. Carpenter”, J. Goerge, S. R. Brankovic, Journal: Microscopy and Microanalysis 17, 1840, (2011). 

38. “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, D641 (2011).

37. “Structure and magnetic properties characterization of electrodeposited Co37Fe63 alloys containing oxygen for magnetic recording applications”, S. Elhalawaty, R. W. Carpenter, J. George and S.R. Brankovic, TMS Annual Meeting 3, p. 11 (2011).
 
36. “Detailed Nb Surface Morphology Evolution During Electropolishing for SRF Cavity Production”, H. Tian, C.E. Reece, N. Dole and S.R. Brankovic, Proceedings of SRF2011, THPO038, (2011). 
 
35. “Reaction Kinetics of Metal Deposition via Surface Limited Redox Replacement of Underpotentially Deposited Monolayers”,  D. Gokcen, S. –E. Bae, S. R. Brankovic, Electrochimica Acta, 56, 5545 (2011).
 
34. “Kinetics of Metal Deposition via Surface-Limited Redox Replacement Reaction”, D. Gokcen, S. -E. Bae, and S. R. Brankovic, Electrochemical Society Transactions, 35 11 (2011).
 
33. “Stoichiometry of Pt Submonolayer Deposition via Surface Limited Redox Replacement Reaction” D. Gokcen, S. Bae, and S. R. Brankovic, Journal of Electrochemical Society, 157, D582 (2010).
 
32. “Critical Parameters of Solution Design for Electrodeposition of 2.4 T CoFe Alloys”, J. George, S.-E. Bae, D. Litvinov, and S. R. Brankovic, Electrochemical Society Transactions, 16, 75 (2009).
 
31. “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).
 
30. “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, IEEE Conference on Nanotechnology Volume, Issue 18-21, p. 605-606, August (2008)
 
29. “Electrochemical Transducers – A New Approach to Ultrasound Sensor Design”, A. Shamsi, S.-E. Bae, G. Majkic and S. R. Brankovic, Electrochemical Society Transactions, 11, 15 (2008).
 
28. “The Analysis of the Cu Surface Morphology Evolution during Electropolishing”, S. Shivareddy, S. -E. Bae, S. R. Brankovic, Electrochemical Society Transactions, 13, 21 (2008).
 
27. “Sulfur and Saccharin Incorporation into Electrodeposited CoFe Alloys”, J George, S.-E. Bae, D. Litvinov, J. Rancheler, and S. R. Brankovic, J. Electrochemical Society, 155,  D589 (2008). 

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

25. “Cu Surface Morphology Evolution during Electropolishing”, S. Shivareddy, S.-E. Bae and S. R. Brankovic, Electrochem. Solid State Lett. 11, D13 (2008). Selected for Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, 16, Issue 21 (2007).
 
24. “Physical Incorporation of Saccharin Molecules into Electrodeposited Soft High Magnetic Moment CoFe Alloys”, S. R. Brankovic , Ryan Haislmaier, and Natasa Vasiljevic, Electrochemical and Solid State Lett. 10, (6), D67 (2007).
 
23. “Molecular Incorporation of Saccharin into 2.4 T CoFe Alloys”, S. R. Brankovic, Ryan Haislmaier and N. Vasiljevic, Electrochemical Society Transactions, 3, 71 (2007)
 
22. “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. Krongelb, C. Bonhote, S. R. Brankovic , Y. Kitamoto, T. Osaka, W. Schwarzacher and G. Zangari, pp. 397, PV 2004-23, The Electrochemical Society INC, N. J. (2006).
 
21. “Pulse Electrodeposition of 2.4 T Co37Fe63Alloys at Nanoscale for Magnetic Recording Application”, S. R. Brankovic, XM. Yang, T. J. Klemmer, and M. Siegler, IEEE Transactions on Magnetics, 42, 132 (2006).
 
20. “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. Krongelb, C. Bonhote, S. R. Brankovic , Y. Kitamoto, T. Osaka, W. Schwarzacher and G. Zangari, pp. 347, PV 2004-23, The Electrochemical Society INC, N. J. (2006).
 
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 Electrochemical Society 152, C196 (2005).
 
18. “Electron-beam SAFIERTM 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).
 
17. “Fabrication of Sub 50nm Critical Feature For Magnetic Recording Device Using E-beam Lithography”, X.M. Yang, A. Eckert, K. Mountfield, H. Gentile, C. Seiler, S. R. Brankovic, E.C. Johns, Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B, 21. 3017, (2003).
 
16. “Electron-beam lithography method for sub-50-nm isolated trench with high aspect ratio”.     X.M. Yang, A. Eckert, K. Mountfield, H. Gentile, C. Seiler, S. R. Brankovic, R. Harris, E.C. Johns, Proceedings of SPIE-The International Society for Optical Engineering  (Pt. 1, Emerging Lithographic Technologies VII), 5037, 168 (2003). 
 
15. “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).
 
14. “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).
 
13. “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). 
 
12. “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, ed. S. Krongelb et al, vol. 27, pp 269, ECS Inc, (N.J. 2002).
 
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, 524-525, 231 (2002).
 
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).
 
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).
 
8. “Spontaneous Deposition of Pd on Ru(0001)”, S. R. Brankovic, J. McBreen and R. R. Adzic, Surface Science, 479, L363, (2001).
 
7. “Spontaneous Deposition of Pt on Ru(0001) Surface”, S. R. Brankovic, J. McBreen and R. R. Adzic, J. Electroanalytical Chemistry, 503, 99 (2001).
 
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).
 
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). 
 
4. “Electrochemical Defect-Mediated Thin Film Growth”, K. Sieradzki, S. R. Brankovic, and N. Dimitrov, Science, 284,138 (1999).
 
 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).

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).

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