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Professor Georg Stefan Duesberg

Visiting Research Fellow (Chemistry)


Visiting Research Fellow (CRANN)

Prof Georg Duesberg graduated in Physical Chemistry from the University of Kassel, Germany. He worked at the Max-Planck-Institute Stuttgart and Trinity College Dublin from 1997-2001 on a collaborative European project, were he dealt with purifying, assembling and imaging carbon nanotubes. He was the first person to characterise individual carbon nanotubes by Raman spectroscopy. He received his PhD from the University of Tuebingen, Germany in 2000. From 2001-2005 he worked at the Infineon AG, Corporate Research Department, Munich, Germany. Here his research was focused on the integration of bottom-up structures grown into CMOS based devices. Wafer scale CVD as well as the growth of individual nanotubes from lithographically defined nano-holes are among his achievements. From 2005-2007 Prof Duesberg worked in the Thin Films Department of the Qimonda AG, Dresden, Germany on the implementation of new carbon nanostructured films into future DRAM technology. In July 2007 he moved to Dublin to take on a position as a Principal Investigator in CRANN and Associate Professor in the School of Chemistry, Trinity College Dublin. He is a recognised world leader in the area of the integration of carbon nanotubes into CMOS technology.
  Biodegradation   Biological Polymers   Biological Sciences   Carbon Dioxide Reduction   Carbon nanostructures   Catalysis   Chromatography   Composite materials   Electrochemistry   Electron Microscopy   Electronic Devices   Electronic Materials   Fullerenes   Magnetic Materials   Materials Sciences   Multi-layer Composites   Nanochemistry   Nanotechnology   Nanotubes   New materials, supramolecular structures   Packaging Sciences   Petroleum Chemistry   Physical Chemistry   Polymer Science   Semiconductor physics and technologies   Semiconductors   Small Structures   Solid State Physics   Solid/Liquid Interfaces   Surface chemistry   Vacuum Science
 CSET: : Integrated Nanoscale Devices
 Nano EI
 CRANN-HP collaborative research project on development of flexible, transparent conducting films and devices from nano-materials

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SELECTED PUBLICATIONS Low Temperature Graphene Growth S. Kumar, N. McEvoy, T. Lutz, G. P. Keeley, N. Whitesidea, W. Blau and G. S. Duesberg, ECS Transactions, 19 (5) 175-181 (2009) Hernandez, Y., V. Nicolosi, et al. (2008). "High-yield production of graphene by liquid-phase exfoliation of graphite." Nature Nanotechnology 3(9): 563-568. Sub-20 nm short channel carbon nanotube transistors R.V. Seidel, A.P. Graham, J. Kretz, B. Rajasekharan, G.S. Duesberg, M. Liebau, E. Unger, F. Kreupl, W. Hoenlein, Nano Letters, 5, 147-150 (2005). Raman modes of index-identified free-standing single-walled carbon nanotubes J.C. Meyer, M. Paillet, T. Michel, G.S. Duesberg, S. Roth, J.L. Sauvajol, Physical Review Letters, 95, 217401 (2005). Polarized Raman spectroscopy on isolated single-wall carbon nanotubes G.S. Duesberg, I. Loa, M. Burghard, K. Syassen, S. Roth, Physical Review Letters, 85, 5436-5439 (2000).
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Electrochemical Soceity (ECS) Oct 2007
Riazimehr, S., Schneider, D., Yim, C., (...), Duesberg, G.S., Lemme, M.C. , Spectral sensitivity of a graphene/silicon pn-junction photodetector, EUROSOI-ULIS 2015 - 2015 Joint International EUROSOI Workshop and International Conference on Ultimate Integration on Silicon, 2015, pp77-80 , Notes: [article number: 7063777 ], Conference Paper, PUBLISHED  DOI
Duesberg, G.S., Hallam, T., O'Brien, M., (...), McEvoy, N., Yim, C., Investigation of 2D transition metal dichalcogenide films for electronic devices, EUROSOI-ULIS 2015 - 2015 Joint International EUROSOI Workshop and International Conference on Ultimate Integration on Silicon, 2015, pp73-76 , Notes: [article nuber: 7063776 ], Conference Paper, PUBLISHED  DOI
Yang J, Esconjauregui S, Robertson A.W, Guo Y, Hallam T, Sugime H, Zhong G, Duesberg G.S, Robertson J, Growth of high-density carbon nanotube forests on conductive TiSiN supports, Applied Physics Letters, 106, (8), 2015, Notes: [Export Date: 5 August 2015], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI  URL
Knirsch K.C, Berner N.C, Nerl H.C, Cucinotta C.S, Gholamvand Z, McEvoy N, Wang Z, Abramovic I, Vecera P, Halik M, Sanvito S, Duesberg G.S, Nicolosi V, Hauke F, Hirsch A, Coleman J.N, Backes C, Basal-Plane Functionalization of Chemically Exfoliated Molybdenum Disulfide by Diazonium Salts, ACS Nano, 9, (6), 2015, p6018 - 6030, Notes: [Export Date: 5 August 2015], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI  URL
Hallam T, Shakouri A, Poliani E, Rooney A.P, Ivanov I, Potie A, Taylor H.K, Bonn M, Turchinovich D, Haigh S.J, Maultzsch J, Duesberg G.S, Controlled folding of graphene: GraFold printing, Nano Letters, 15, (2), 2015, p857 - 863, Notes: [Export Date: 5 August 2015], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI  URL
Singh M, Holzinger M, Tabrizian M, Winters S, Berner N.C, Cosnier S, Duesberg G.S, Noncovalently functionalized monolayer graphene for sensitivity enhancement of surface plasmon resonance immunosensors, Journal of the American Chemical Society, 137, (8), 2015, p2800 - 2803, Notes: [Cited By :1 Export Date: 5 August 2015], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI  URL
Harvey A, Backes C, Gholamvand Z, Hanlon D, Mcateer D, Nerl H.C, Mcguire E, Seral-Ascaso A, Ramasse Q.M, Mcevoy N, Winters S, Berner N.C, Mccloskey D, Donegan J.F, Duesberg G.S, Nicolosi V, Coleman J.N, Preparation of gallium sulfide nanosheets by liquid exfoliation and their application as hydrogen evolution catalysts, Chemistry of Materials, 27, (9), 2015, p3483 - 3493, Notes: [Export Date: 5 August 2015], Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI  URL
Aydin,O. I. O.I., Hallam,Toby D. T.D., Thomassin,Jean Luc J.L., Mouis,Mireille M., Duesberg,Georg Stefan G.S., Interface and strain effects on the fabrication of suspended CVD graphene devices, Solid-State Electronics, 108, 2015, 75-83-, Journal Article, PUBLISHED  DOI
Backes, C., Berner, N.C., Chen, X., (...), Coleman, J.N., Mcdonald, A.R. , Functionalization of Liquid-Exfoliated Two-Dimensional 2H-MoS2, Angewandte Chemie - International Edition, 54, (9), 2015, p2638-2642 , Journal Article, IN_PRESS  TARA - Full Text  DOI
O'Brien, M. McEvoy, N. Hallam, T. Kim, H.-Y. Berner, N.C. Hanlon, D. Lee, K. Coleman, J.N. Duesberg, G.S., Transition metal dichalcogenide growth via close proximity precursor supply, Scientific Reports, 4, 2015, p7374 , Journal Article, PUBLISHED  TARA - Full Text  DOI  URL

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Award Date
ETS Walton Award 2007
Qimonda Innovation Award Jan 2008