Large Scale Laser Crystallization of Solution-based Alumina-doped Zinc Oxide (AZO) Nanoinks for Highly Transparent Conductive Electrode.

Abstract:

:A new method combining aqueous solution printing with UV Laser crystallization (UVLC) and post annealing is developed to deposit highly transparent and conductive Aluminum doped Zinc Oxide (AZO) films. This technique is able to rapidly produce large area AZO films with better structural and optoelectronic properties than most high vacuum deposition, suggesting a potential large-scale manufacturing technique. The optoelectronic performance improvement attributes to UVLC and forming gas annealing (FMG) induced grain boundary density decrease and electron traps passivation at grain boundaries. The physical model and computational simulation developed in this work could be applied to thermal treatment of many other metal oxide films.

journal_name

Sci Rep

journal_title

Scientific reports

authors

Nian Q,Callahan M,Saei M,Look D,Efstathiadis H,Bailey J,Cheng GJ

doi

10.1038/srep15517

subject

Has Abstract

pub_date

2015-10-30 00:00:00

pages

15517

issn

2045-2322

pii

srep15517

journal_volume

5

pub_type

杂志文章
  • Genetic analyses in mouse fibroblast and melanoma cells demonstrate novel roles for PDGF-AB ligand and PDGF receptor alpha.

    abstract::Platelet Derived Growth Factor Receptor (PDGFR) signaling is a central mitogenic pathway in development, as well as tissue repair and homeostasis. The rules governing the binding of PDGF ligand to the receptor to produce activation and downstream signaling have been well defined over the last several decades. In cultu...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/s41598-020-75774-3

    authors: Kadrmas JL,Beckerle MC,Yoshigi M

    更新日期:2020-11-09 00:00:00

  • Kv1.3 activity perturbs the homeostatic properties of astrocytes in glioma.

    abstract::Glial cells actively maintain the homeostasis of brain parenchyma, regulating neuronal excitability and preserving the physiological composition of the extracellular milieu. Under pathological conditions, some functions of glial cells could be compromised, exacerbating the neurotoxic processes. We investigated if the ...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/s41598-018-25940-5

    authors: Grimaldi A,D'Alessandro G,Di Castro MA,Lauro C,Singh V,Pagani F,Sforna L,Grassi F,Di Angelantonio S,Catacuzzeno L,Wulff H,Limatola C,Catalano M

    更新日期:2018-05-16 00:00:00

  • Optically Transparent Ferromagnetic Nanogranular Films with Tunable Transmittance.

    abstract::Developing optically transparent magnets at room temperature is an important challenge. They would bring many innovations to various industries, not only for electronic and magnetic devices but also for optical applications. Here we introduce FeCo-(Al-fluoride) nanogranular films exhibiting ferromagnetic properties wi...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/srep34227

    authors: Kobayashi N,Masumoto H,Takahashi S,Maekawa S

    更新日期:2016-09-28 00:00:00

  • NLRP3 protects alveolar barrier integrity by an inflammasome-independent increase of epithelial cell adherence.

    abstract::Bacterial pneumonia is a major cause of acute lung injury and acute respiratory distress syndrome, characterized by alveolar barrier disruption. NLRP3 is best known for its ability to form inflammasomes and to regulate IL-1β and IL-18 production in myeloid cells. Here we show that NLRP3 protects the integrity of the a...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/srep30943

    authors: Kostadinova E,Chaput C,Gutbier B,Lippmann J,Sander LE,Mitchell TJ,Suttorp N,Witzenrath M,Opitz B

    更新日期:2016-08-01 00:00:00

  • Ultralow-phase-noise millimetre-wave signal generator assisted with an electro-optics-modulator-based optical frequency comb.

    abstract::Low-noise millimetre-wave signals are valuable for digital sampling systems, arbitrary waveform generation for ultra-wideband communications, and coherent radar systems. However, the phase noise of widely used conventional signal generators (SGs) will increase as the millimetre-wave frequency increases. Our goal has b...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/srep24621

    authors: Ishizawa A,Nishikawa T,Goto T,Hitachi K,Sogawa T,Gotoh H

    更新日期:2016-05-17 00:00:00

  • Tai Chi Chuan and Baduanjin practice modulates functional connectivity of the cognitive control network in older adults.

    abstract::Cognitive impairment is one of the most common problem saffecting older adults. In this study, we investigated whether Tai Chi Chuan and Baduanjin practice can modulate mental control functionand the resting state functional connectivity (rsFC) of the cognitive control network in older adults. Participants in the two ...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/srep41581

    authors: Tao J,Chen X,Egorova N,Liu J,Xue X,Wang Q,Zheng G,Li M,Hong W,Sun S,Chen L,Kong J

    更新日期:2017-02-07 00:00:00

  • Revisiting the concept of a symmetric index of agreement for continuous datasets.

    abstract::Quantifying how close two datasets are to each other is a common and necessary undertaking in scientific research. The Pearson product-moment correlation coefficient r is a widely used measure of the degree of linear dependence between two data series, but it gives no indication of how similar the values of these seri...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/srep19401

    authors: Duveiller G,Fasbender D,Meroni M

    更新日期:2016-01-14 00:00:00

  • Cdh2 stabilizes FGFR1 and contributes to primed-state pluripotency in mouse epiblast stem cells.

    abstract::The cell adhesion molecule Cadherin 2 (Cdh2) plays important roles in somatic cell adhesion, proliferation and migration. Cdh2 is also highly expressed in mouse epiblast stem cells (mEpiSCs), but its function in these cells is unknown. To understand the function of Cdh2 in mEpiSCs, we compared the expression of plurip...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/srep14722

    authors: Takehara T,Teramura T,Onodera Y,Frampton J,Fukuda K

    更新日期:2015-09-30 00:00:00

  • High-density native-range species affects the invasive plant Chromolaena odorata more strongly than species from its invasive range.

    abstract::Invasive plant species often form dense mono-dominant stands in areas they have invaded, while having only sparse distribution in their native ranges, and the reasons behind this phenomenon are a key point of research in invasive species biology. Differences in species composition between native and invasive ranges ma...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/s41598-017-16376-4

    authors: Zheng Y,Liao Z

    更新日期:2017-11-22 00:00:00

  • Measurement and Evaluation of Quantitative Performance of PET/CT Images before a Multicenter Clinical Trial.

    abstract::To ensure the reliability of the planned multi-center clinical trial, we assessed the consistence and comparability of the quantitative parameters of the eight PET/CT units that will be used in this trial. PET/CT images were scanned using a PET NEMA image quality phantom (Biodex) on the eight units of Discovery PET/CT...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/s41598-018-27143-4

    authors: Zhu Y,Geng C,Huang J,Liu J,Wu N,Xin J,Xu H,Yu L,Geng J

    更新日期:2018-06-13 00:00:00

  • Amelioration of diabetic nephropathy in db/db mice treated with tibetan medicine formula Siwei Jianghuang Decoction Powder extract.

    abstract::Siwei Jianghuang Decoction Powder (SWJH) documented originally in the Four Medical Tantras-Blue Glaze exhibited beneficial effects on diabetic nephropathy (DN) via combined synergistically action of multiple formula components including Curcumae longae Rhizoma, Berberidis dictyophyllae Cortex, Phyllanthi Fructus and T...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/s41598-018-35148-2

    authors: Lai X,Tong D,Ai X,Wu J,Luo Y,Zuo F,Wei Z,Li Y,Huang W,Wang W,Jiang Q,Meng X,Zeng Y,Wang P

    更新日期:2018-11-12 00:00:00

  • Long-term exercise training improves memory in middle-aged men and modulates peripheral levels of BDNF and Cathepsin B.

    abstract::Aging is accompanied by a decline in memory and other brain functions. Physical exercise may mitigate this decline through the modulation of factors participating in the crosstalk between skeletal muscle and the brain, such as neurotrophins and oxidative stress parameters. We aimed to determine whether long term exerc...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/s41598-019-40040-8

    authors: De la Rosa A,Solana E,Corpas R,Bartrés-Faz D,Pallàs M,Vina J,Sanfeliu C,Gomez-Cabrera MC

    更新日期:2019-03-04 00:00:00

  • Lattice dynamics and elasticity for ε-plutonium.

    abstract::Lattice dynamics and elasticity for the high-temperature ε phase (body-centered cubic; bcc) of plutonium is predicted utilizing first-principles electronic structure coupled with a self-consistent phonon method that takes phonon-phonon interaction and strong anharmonicity into account. These predictions establish the ...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/s41598-017-01034-6

    authors: Söderlind P

    更新日期:2017-04-25 00:00:00

  • Development of a rapid and economic in vivo electrocardiogram platform for cardiovascular drug assay and electrophysiology research in adult zebrafish.

    abstract::Zebrafish is a popular and favorable model organism for cardiovascular research, with an increasing number of studies implementing functional assays in the adult stage. For example, the application of electrocardiography (ECG) in adult zebrafish has emerged as an important tool for cardiac pathophysiology, toxicity, a...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/s41598-018-33577-7

    authors: Lin MH,Chou HC,Chen YF,Liu W,Lee CC,Liu LY,Chuang YJ

    更新日期:2018-10-30 00:00:00

  • Conformational Ensemble of hIAPP Dimer: Insight into the Molecular Mechanism by which a Green Tea Extract inhibits hIAPP Aggregation.

    abstract::Small oligomers formed early along human islet amyloid polypeptide (hIAPP) aggregation is responsible for the cell death in Type II diabetes. The epigallocatechin gallate (EGCG), a green tea extract, was found to inhibit hIAPP fibrillation. However, the inhibition mechanism and the conformational distribution of the s...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/srep33076

    authors: Mo Y,Lei J,Sun Y,Zhang Q,Wei G

    更新日期:2016-09-13 00:00:00

  • Global metabolomics reveals potential urinary biomarkers of esophageal squamous cell carcinoma for diagnosis and staging.

    abstract::We performed a metabolomics study using liquid chromatography-mass spectrometry (LC-MS) combined with multivariate data analysis (MVDA) to discriminate global urine profiles in urine samples from esophageal squamous cell carcinoma (ESCC) patients and healthy controls (NC). Our work evaluated the feasibility of employi...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/srep35010

    authors: Xu J,Chen Y,Zhang R,He J,Song Y,Wang J,Wang H,Wang L,Zhan Q,Abliz Z

    更新日期:2016-10-11 00:00:00

  • Physical origin of higher-order soliton fission in nanophotonic semiconductor waveguides.

    abstract::Supercontinuum generation in Kerr media has become a staple of nonlinear optics. It has been celebrated for advancing the understanding of soliton propagation as well as its many applications in a broad range of fields. Coherent spectral broadening of laser light is now commonly performed in laboratories and used in c...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/s41598-018-34344-4

    authors: Ciret C,Gorza SP,Husko C,Roelkens G,Kuyken B,Leo F

    更新日期:2018-11-21 00:00:00

  • Rescue of hematopoietic stem/progenitor cells formation in plcg1 zebrafish mutant.

    abstract::Hematopoietic stem/progenitor cells (HSPC) in zebrafish emerge from the aortic hemogenic endothelium (HE) and migrate towards the caudal hematopoietic tissue (CHT), where they expand and differentiate during definitive hematopoiesis. Phospholipase C gamma 1 (Plcγ1) has been implicated for hematopoiesis in vivo and in ...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/s41598-018-36338-8

    authors: Ferri-Lagneau KF,Haider J,Sang S,Leung T

    更新日期:2019-01-21 00:00:00

  • Twisting phase and intensity of light with plasmonic metasurfaces.

    abstract::Twisting light in both phase and intensity has recently drawn great interests in various fields related to light-matter interactions such as optical manipulation of particles and quantum entanglement of photons. Conventionally, bulky optical components are required to produce such twisted optical beams, which signific...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/s41598-018-23382-7

    authors: Zhang Y,Yang X,Gao J

    更新日期:2018-03-20 00:00:00

  • Centrosomal protein 55 activates NF-κB signalling and promotes pancreatic cancer cells aggressiveness.

    abstract::Centrosomal protein 55 (CEP55) is a microtubule-bundling protein that participants in cell mitosis. It is overexpressed in several solid tumours and promotes the growth and invasion of cancer cells. However, the role of CEP55 in pancreatic cancer (PANC) remains unclear. Herein, upregulated expression of CEP55 (associa...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/s41598-017-06132-z

    authors: Peng T,Zhou W,Guo F,Wu HS,Wang CY,Wang L,Yang ZY

    更新日期:2017-07-19 00:00:00

  • Synchronization Analysis of Master-Slave Probabilistic Boolean Networks.

    abstract::In this paper, we analyze the synchronization problem of master-slave probabilistic Boolean networks (PBNs). The master Boolean network (BN) is a deterministic BN, while the slave BN is determined by a series of possible logical functions with certain probability at each discrete time point. In this paper, we firstly ...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/srep13437

    authors: Lu J,Zhong J,Li L,Ho DW,Cao J

    更新日期:2015-08-28 00:00:00

  • Clinical and microbiological characteristics, and impact of therapeutic strategies on the outcomes of children with candidemia.

    abstract::We aimed to determine the clinical and microbiological characteristics of Candida bloodstream infections in children and the impact of therapeutic strategies on outcomes. All pediatric patients with candidemia from a medical center in Taiwan over a 13-year period (2003-2015) were included and a total of 262 patients w...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/s41598-017-01123-6

    authors: Tsai MH,Hsu JF,Chu SM,Chang PJ,Lai MY,Wu IH,Huang HR,Chiang MC,Fu RH,Lu JJ

    更新日期:2017-04-24 00:00:00

  • A novel method for identifying and distinguishing Cryptococcus neoformans and Cryptococcus gattii by surface-enhanced Raman scattering using positively charged silver nanoparticles.

    abstract::There are approximately 1 million cryptococcal infections per year among HIV+ individuals, resulting in nearly 625,000 deaths. Cryptococcus neoformans and Cryptococcus gattii are the two most common species that cause human cryptococcosis. These two species of Cryptococcus have differences in pathogenicity, diagnosis,...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/s41598-020-68978-0

    authors: Hu S,Gu F,Chen M,Wang C,Li J,Yang J,Wang G,Zhou Z,Yang Y

    更新日期:2020-07-27 00:00:00

  • An optimal distance cutoff for contact-based Protein Structure Networks using side-chain centers of mass.

    abstract::Proteins are highly dynamic entities attaining a myriad of different conformations. Protein side chains change their states during dynamics, causing clashes that are propagated at distal sites. A convenient formalism to analyze protein dynamics is based on network theory using Protein Structure Networks (PSNs). Despit...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/s41598-017-01498-6

    authors: Salamanca Viloria J,Allega MF,Lambrughi M,Papaleo E

    更新日期:2017-06-06 00:00:00

  • Forecasting high-dimensional dynamics exploiting suboptimal embeddings.

    abstract::Delay embedding-a method for reconstructing dynamical systems by delay coordinates-is widely used to forecast nonlinear time series as a model-free approach. When multivariate time series are observed, several existing frameworks can be applied to yield a single forecast combining multiple forecasts derived from vario...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/s41598-019-57255-4

    authors: Okuno S,Aihara K,Hirata Y

    更新日期:2020-01-20 00:00:00

  • Developmental Validation of the Huaxia Platinum System and application in 3 main ethnic groups of China.

    abstract::STRs, scattered throughout the genome with higher mutation rate, are attractive to genetic application like forensic, anthropological and population genetics studies. STR profiling has now been applied in various aspects of human identification in forensic investigations. This work described the developmental validati...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/srep31075

    authors: Wang Z,Zhou D,Jia Z,Li L,Wu W,Li C,Hou Y

    更新日期:2016-08-08 00:00:00

  • Copper nanoparticles on controlled pore glass (CPG) as highly efficient heterogeneous catalysts for "click reactions".

    abstract::We herein report that supported copper nanoparticles (CuNPs) on commercially available controlled pore glass (CPG), which exhibit high mechanical, thermal and chemical stability as compared to other silica-based materials, serve as a useful heterogeneous catalyst system for 1,3-dipolar cycloadditions ("click" reaction...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/s41598-020-77629-3

    authors: Rafi AA,Ibrahem I,Córdova A

    更新日期:2020-11-25 00:00:00

  • Analytical model of surface second-harmonic generation.

    abstract::The process of second-harmonic generation (SHG) in a finite one-dimensional nonlinear medium is analyzed in parallel by the Green-function technique and the Fourier-transform method. Considering the fundamental pump field propagating along a given direction and eliminating back-reflections at the boundaries the terms ...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/s41598-019-39260-9

    authors: Javůrek D,Peřina J Jr

    更新日期:2019-03-20 00:00:00

  • Colorectal cancer is associated with increased circulating lipopolysaccharide, inflammation and hypercoagulability.

    abstract::Gut dysbiosis contributes to the development of a dysfunctional gut barrier, facilitating the translocation of bacteria and inflammagens, and is implicated in colorectal cancer (CRC) pathogenesis. Such 'leaky gut' conditions result in systemic inflammation, of which a hallmark is increased hypercoagulability. Fluoresc...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/s41598-020-65324-2

    authors: de Waal GM,de Villiers WJS,Forgan T,Roberts T,Pretorius E

    更新日期:2020-05-29 00:00:00

  • Strongly Coupled Magnetic and Electronic Transitions in Multivalent Strontium Cobaltites.

    abstract::The topotactic phase transition in SrCoO x (x = 2.5-3.0) makes it possible to reversibly transit between the two distinct phases, i.e. the brownmillerite SrCoO2.5 that is a room-temperature antiferromagnetic insulator (AFM-I) and the perovskite SrCoO3 that is a ferromagnetic metal (FM-M), owing to their multiple valen...

    journal_title:Scientific reports

    pub_type: 杂志文章

    doi:10.1038/s41598-017-16246-z

    authors: Lee JH,Choi WS,Jeen H,Lee HJ,Seo JH,Nam J,Yeom MS,Lee HN

    更新日期:2017-11-22 00:00:00