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  • Iaroslav A. Mogunov, Sergiy Lysenko, Anatolii E. Fedianin. Félix E. Fernández, Armando Rúa, Anthony J. Kent, Andrey V. Akimov, Alexandra M. Kalashnikova, non-thermal generation of picosecond strain pulses during ultrafast photo-induced phase transition in vanadium dioxide, Nature Communication, 11,1158 (2020)

 

  •  “Toward reproducible metal-insulator transition characteristics in V2O3 thin films sputter-deposited on glass”
    A. Rúa, K. Echeverria, B. Ayala, G. A. Goenaga, S. Lysenko, F. E. Fernández
    J. Appl. Phys. 124, 205301 (2018).

 

  • “Photoinduced surface plasmon switching at VO2/Au interface”
    N. Kumar, A. Rúa, J. Aldama, K. Echeverria, F. Fernandez, S. Lysenko
    Opt. Express 26, 13773 (2018).

 

  • “Ultrafast excited-state dynamics of V 3 O 5  as a signature of a photoinduced insulator-metal phase transition”; 
    N. Kumar, A. Rua, J. Lu, F. Fernandez, S. Lysenko 
    Phys. Rev. Lett. 119, 057602 (2017). doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.119.057602

 

  • “Metal-insulator transition and nonlinear optical response of sputter-deposited V 3 O 5  thin films”
    A. Rua, R. D. Diaz, N. Kumar, S. Lysenko, F. E. Fernandez 
    J. Appl. Phys. 121, 235302 (2017). doi:10.1063/1.4986486

 

  • “Ultrafast Structural Dynamics of VO 2 ” 
    S. Lysenko, N. Kumar, A. Rua, J. Figueroa, J. Lu, F. Fernandez 
    Phys. Rev. B. 96, 075128 (2017). doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.96.075128

 

  • “Ultrafast diffraction conoscopy of the structural phase transition in VO 2 : Evidence of two lattice distortions” 
    N. Kumar, A. Rua, F. E. Fernandez, S. Lysenko 
    Phys. Rev. B. 95, 235157 (2017). doi:10.1103/PhysRevB.95.235157

 

  • “Super-resolution in diffractive imaging from hemispherical elastic light scattering data” 
    S. Lysenko, V. Sterligov, M. Goncalves, A. Rua, I. Gritsayenko, F. Fernandez 
    Opt. Lett. 42, 2263 (2017). doi:10.1364/OL.42.002263

 

  • “Investigation of dynamics in BMIM TFSA ionic liquid through variable temperature and pressure NMR relaxometry and diffusometry”
    K. Pilar, A. Rúa, S. N. Suarez, C. Mallia, S. Lai, J. R. P. Jayakody, J. L. Hatcher, J. F. Wishart, S. Greenbaum
    J. Electrochem. Soc.164, H5189 (2017).

 

  • “Time-resolved light scattering by photoexcited V2O3
    N. Kumar, A. Rúa, R. Diaz, I. Castillo, B. Ayala, S. Cita, F. Fernández, S. Lysenko
    MRS Advances 2, 1231 (2017)..

 

  • “Semiconductor-insulator transition in VO 2 (B) thin films grown by Pulsed Laser Deposition” 
    A. Rua, R. D. Diaz, S. Lysenko and F. E. Fernandez 
    J. Appl. Phys. 118, 125308 (2015). doi:10.1063/1.4931887 

 

  • “Photoinduced insulator-to- metal transition and surface statistics of VO2  monitored by elastic light scattering” 
    S. Lysenko, F. Fernandez, A. Rua, N. Sepulveda, J. Aparicio 
    Applied Optics 54, 2141-2150 (2015). doi:10.1364/AO.54.002141 

 

  • “Light scattering by epitaxial VO 2  films near the metal-insulator transition” 
    S. Lysenko, F. Fernandez, A. Rua, J. Aparicio, N. Sepulveda, J. Figueroa, K.Vargas, J. Cordero 
    J. Appl. Phys. 117, 184304 (2015). doi:10.1063/1.4921057 

 

  • “Do TFSA Anions Slither? Pressure Exposes the Role of TFSA Conformational Exchange in Self-Diffusion” 
    Sophia N. Suarez, Armando Rua, David Cuffari, Kartik Pilar, Jasmine L. Hatcher, Sharon Ramati and James Wishart 
    J. Phys. Chem. B 119, 14756 (2015). doi: 10.1021/acs.jpcb.5b08658

 

  • “Properties of Polycarbonate Containing BaTiO 3  Nanoparticles” 
    J. F. Lomax, E. A. Lomax, P. Q. Lomax, J. J. Fontanella, C. A. Edmondson, M.C. Wintersgill, M. A. Westgate, M. A. Wolak , X. Bogle, A. Rua, S. G. Greenbaum 
    J. Appl. Phys. 115, 104103 (2014). doi: /10.1063/1.4868086

 

  • “Ultrafast light scattering imaging of multi-scale transition dynamics in vanadium dioxide” 
    S. Lysenko, F. Fernandez, A. Rua, and H. Liu 
    J. Appl. Phys. 114, 153514 (2013). doi:10.1063/1.4826074 

 

  • “Phase transition behavior in microcantilevers coated with M1-phase VO 2 and M2-phase VO 2 :Cr thin films” 
    A. Rua, R. Cabrera, H. Coy, E. Merced, N. Sepulveda, and F.E. Fernandez, 
    Journal of Applied Physics 111, 104502 (2012). doi: 10.1063/1.4716191

 

  • “Bending in VO 2 -coated microcantilevers suitable for thermally activated actuators”
    A. Rua, F.E. Fernandez, and N. Sepulveda 
    Journal of Applied Physics 107, 074506 (2010). doi: 10.1063/1.3369282

 

  • “Optical nonlinearity and structural dynamics of VO2 films” 
    S. Lysenko, A. Rua, F. Fernandez, and H. Liu 
    J. Appl. Phys. 105, 043502 (2009). doi: 10.1063/1.3078141

 

  • “Young’s modulus of pulsed-laser deposited V6O13 thin films”
    A. Rua, F.E. Fernandez, R. Cabrera, and N. Sepulveda 
    Journal of Applied Physics 105, 113504 (2009). doi: 10.1063/1.3137191

 

  • “Young’s modulus of VO2  thin films as a function of temperature including insulator-to- metal transition regime” 
    N. Sepulveda, A. Rua, R. Cabrera, and F. Fernandez 
    Applied Physics Letters 92, 191913 (2008). doi: 10.1063/1.2926681

 

  • “Photoinduced insulator-to- metal phase transition in VO2  crystalline films and model of dielectric susceptibility” 
    S. Lysenko, V. Vikhnin, F. Fernandez, A. Rua, and H. Liu 
    Phys. Rev. B 75, 075109 (2007). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.75.075109

 

  • “Insulator-to- Metal Phase Transition and Recovery Processes in VO2  thin films after femtosecond laser excitation” 
    S. Lysenko, A. Rua, V. Vikhnin, F. Fernandez and H. Liu 
    Phys. Rev. B 76, 035104 (2007). doi: 10.1103/PhysRevB.76.035104

Patents 

  • “Microactuators based on insulator-to- metal transition materials and method of using the same” 
    R. Cabrera, F.E. Fernandez, A. Rua, and N. Sepulveda 
    U.S. Patent 8835861 B1. Issued: 16 Sep 2014. 

 

  • “Bimorph Cantilever Arrangement and Applications Thereof” 
    F. E. Fernandez, N. Sepulveda, A. Rua, and R. Cabrera, 
    U.S. Patent No. 8,440,931 B1. Issued: May 14, 2013.