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Book chapters

  • M. Lucas, T.-D. Li, and E. Riedo, "Nanomechanics: fundamentals and NEMS applications in Nano and Giga Challenges for Information Technology? Springer, Heidelberg Publications, NanoScience and Technology Series 2008.
  • R. Szoszkiewicz and E. Riedo "Applied Scanning Probe Methods V." Springer, Heidelberg Publications, NanoScience and Technology Series 2007.
  • L. Merchan, R. Szoszkiewicz and E.Riedo "Fundamentals of Friction and Wear on the nanoscale." Springer, Heidelberg Publications, 2007


  • K. M. Carroll, A. J. Giordano, D. Wang, V. K. Kodali, J. Scrimgeour, W. P. King, S.R. Marder, E. Riedo, J. E. Curtis, "Fabricating Nanoscale Chemical Gradients with ThermoChemical NanoLithography", Langmuir, 29, 867582, (2013).
  • H.-C. Chiu, S. Kim, C. Klinke, E. Riedo, "Morphology dependence of radial elasticity in multiwalled boron nitride nanotubes", Appl. Phys. Lett., 101, 103109, (2012).
  • H.-C. Chiu, B. Ritz, S. Kim, E. Tosatti, C. Klinke, E. Riedo, "Sliding on a Nanotube: Interplay of Friction, Deformations and Structure", Advanced Materials, 24, 233108, (2012).
  • S. Kim, S. Zhou, Y. Hu, M. Acik, Y. J. Chabal, C. Berger, W. de Heer, A. Bongiorno, E. Riedo, "Room-temperature metastability of multilayer graphene oxide films", Nature Materials 11, 544, (2012)
  • Z. Wei, D. Wang, S. Kim, S. Y. Kim, Y. Hu, M. K. Yakes,E. Riedo, "Nanoscale tunable reduction of graphene oxide for graphene electronics", Science, 328, 5984, (2010).
  • D. Wang, S. Kim, W. D. Underwood, W. P. King, C. L. Henderson, S. R. Marder, E. Riedo, "Direct Writing and Characterization of Poly(p-phenylene vinylene) Nanostructures", Appl. Phys. Lett., 95, 233108, (2009).
  • D. Wang, V. Kodali, W. D. Underwood, J. Jarvholm, T. Okada, S. C. Jones, M. Rumi, Z. Dai, W. P. King, S. R. Marder, J. E. Curtis, E. Riedo, "Thermochemical Nanolithography of Multifunctional Nanotemplates for Assembling Nano-Objects", Adv. Funct. Mater., 19, 3696 (2009). Appeared on journal front cover.
  • M. Lucas, X. Zhang, I. Palaci, C. Klinke, E. Tosatti, E. Riedo, "Hindered Rolling and Friction Anisotropy in Supported Nanotubes", Nature Materials 87,2135, (2009)
  • M. Lucas, Z. Wang, E. Riedo, "Combined polarized Raman and atomic force microscopy: In situ study of point defects and mechanical properties in individual ZnO nanobelts", Appl. Phys. Lett.,95, 051904 (2009).
  • M. Lucas, K. Gall and E. Riedo, "Tip size effects on atomic force microscopy nanoindentation of a gold single crystal", J. Appl. Phys. 104, 113515 (2008).
  • M. Lucas, A.M.Leach, M.T. McDowell, S.E. Hunyadi, K. Gall, C.J. Murphy, and E.Riedo, "Plastic deformation of pentagonal silver nanowires: Comparison between AFM nanoindentation and atomistic simulations," Phys. Rev. B 77,245420  (2008).
  • T.-D. Li and E. Riedo, "Nonlinear Viscoelastic Dynamics of Nanoconfined Wetting Liquids ",Phys. Rev. Lett. 100, 106102 (2008).
  • D.B. Wang, R.Szoszkiewicz, M. Lucas, E. Riedo, T. Okada, S.C.Jones, S.R. Marder, J. Lee and W.P. King, "Local wettability modification by thermochemical nanolithography with write-read-overwrite capability," App. Phys. Lett. 91, 243104 (2007).
  • M. Lucas, W. Mai, J.H. Song, Z.L. Wang and E. Riedo "Aspect ratio dependence of the elastic properties of ZnO nanobelts", Nano Letters 7, 1314 (2007).
  • M. Lucas, W.J. Mai, R.S. Yang, Z.L. Wang, E. Riedo "Size dependence of the mechanical properties of ZnO nanobelts", Philosophical Magazine 87, 2135(2007).
  • R. Szoszkiewicz, T. Okada, S. C. Jones, T.-D. Li, W. P. King, S. R. Marder and E. Riedo, "High-speed, thermochemical nanolithography with sub-15 nm feature size", Nano Letters 7, 1064 (2007).
  • T.-D. Li, J. Gao, R. Szoszkiewicz, U. Landman and E. Riedo "Structured and viscous water in subnanometer gaps", Phys. Rev. B 75, 115415 (2007).
  • L. Sirghi, R. Szoszkiewicz and E. Riedo "Volume of Nanoscopic Menisci", Langmuir 22, 1093 (2006).
  • R. Szoszkiewicz and E. Riedo, "Nucleation Time of Nanoscale Water Bridges",Phys. Rev. Lett. 95,135502 (2005). (Highlighted by Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, 2005
  • R. Szoszkiewicz and E. Riedo, "Friction forces as a local probe of phase transitions", Appl. Phys. Lett. 87, 033105 (2005). (Highlighted by Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, 2005).
  • J.H. Song and X.D. Wang and E. Riedo and Z.L. Wang, "Systematic study on experimental conditions for large-scale growth of aligned ZnO nanwires on nitrides", J. Phys. Chem. B 109, 9869 (2005).
  • I. Palaci, S. Fedrigo, H. Brune, C. Klinke, M. Chen and E. Riedo, "Radial Elasticity of Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes", Phys. Rev. Lett. 94, 175502 (2005). (Highlighted by Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, 2005).
  • E. Riedo, I. Palaci, C. Boragno, H. Brune, "2/3 power law dependence of Capillary Force in Nanoscopic Friction", J. Phys. Chem. B108, 5324 (2004).
  • E. Riedo and E. Gnecco, "Thermally activated effects in Nanofriction", Nanotechnology 15, S288 (2004).
  • E. Riedo, H. Brune, "Nano-Friction and Young Modulus in Hard Coatings", Appl. Phys. Lett. 83, 1986 (2003).
  • E. Riedo, E. Gnecco, R. Bennewitz, E. Meyer, H. Brune, "Interaction Potential and Attempt Frequency Governing Sliding Friction", Phys. Rev. Lett. 91, 084502, (2003). (Highlighted by Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, 2003).
  • E. Riedo, F. Levy, H. Brune, "Kinetics of capillary condensation in nanoscopic sliding friction", Phys. Rev. Lett. 88, 185505-4, (2002). (Highlighted by Nature Material May 2002 and Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology April 29, 2002).
  • R. Haerle, E. Riedo, A. Pasquarello, A. Baldereschi "sp 2/sp 3 hybridization ratio in amorphous carbon from C1s core-level shifts: X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy and first-principles calculation", Phys. Rev. B. 65, 045101 (2002).
  • S. Abbet, E. Riedo, H. Brune, U. Heiz, A. M. Ferrari, L. Giordano, G. Pacchioni, "Identification of defect sites on MgO(100) thin films by decoration with Pd atoms and studying CO adsorption properties", J. Am. Chem. Soc. 123, 6172 (2001).
  • E. Riedo, J. Chevrier, F. Comin, H. Brune, "Nanotribology of carbon based thin films: the influence of film structure and surface morphology", Surf. Sci. 477/1, 25 (2001).
  • C. Aruta, J. Zegenhagen, B. Cowie, D. Luebbert, T. Baumbach, G. Pasquini, G. Balestrino, P. G. Medaglia, F. Ricci, E. Riedo, L. Ortega, "Structure of superconducting [BaCuOx]2/[CaCuO2]n superlattices on SrTiO3(0001) investigated by X-ray scattering", Phys. Stat. Sol. (A) 183, 353 (2001).
  • E. Riedo, F. Comin, J. Chevrier, A. M. Bonnot, "Composition and chemical bonding of pulsed laser deposited carbon nitride thin films", J. Appl. Phys. 88, 4365 (2000).
  • E. Riedo, F. Comin, J. Chevrier, F. Schmithusen, S. Decossas, M. Sancrotti, "Structural properties and surface morphology of amorphous Carbon and Carbon Nitride films", Surf. Coat. Technol. 125, 124 (2000).
  • E. Riedo, E. Magnano, S. Rubini, M. Sancrotti, E. Barborini, P. Piseri, P. Milani, "EELS and XPS analysis of carbon films grown by cluster beam deposition with different nanostructures", Solid State Comm. 116, 287 (2000).
  • G. Ghislotti, E. Riedo, D. Ielmini, M. Martinelli, "Intersubband relaxation time for InGaAs/AlAs quantum wells with a large transition energy", Appl. Phys. Lett. 75, 3626 (1999).
  • G. Ghislotti, D. Ielmini, E. Riedo, M. Martinelli, "Picosecond time-resolved photoluminescence studies of recombination processes in CdTe", Solid State Comm. 111, 211 (1999).

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