Book chapters


2. A. Kumar, S. V. Kalinin, and Y. Kim, "Exploring electro-chemo-mechanical phenomena on the nanoscale using scanning probe microscopy" chapter in "Electro-Chemo-Mechanics of Solids" (Eds. D. Marrocchelli, S. Bishop, N. Perry, and B. Sheldon), Spinger (2017)


1. S. Hong and Y. Kim, "Ferroelectric Probe Storage Devices" chapter in "Emerging Non-Volatile Memories" (Eds: S. Hong, O. Auciello, and D. Wouters), Spinger (2014)

Articles Published in Peer Reviewed Journals


Corresponding authors marked with #
Equivalent authors marked with *

132. "Significance of electrostatic interactions due to surface potential in piezoresponse force microscopy", Daehee Seol, Seunghun Kang, Changhyo Sun, and Yunseok Kim#, Ultramicroscopy (accepted)


131. "Device level modulation of carrier transport in 2D WSe2 field effect transistor via plasma treatment", Inyong Moon, Sungwon Lee, Myeongjin Lee, Changsik Kim, Daehee Seol, Yunseok Kim, Ki Hyun Kim, Geun Young Yeom, James T. Teherani, James Hone, and Won Jong Yoo#, Nanoscale (accepted)


130. "Flexoelectric healing of intrinsically more conductive nanochannels in NdNiO3 thin films", D. Seol, S. Kim, C. Oh, S. Heo, W.-S. Jang, H. Y. Jeong, Y.-M. Kim, Junwoo Son, and Y. Kim#, Appl. Surf. Sci. (accepted)


129. "Nanoscale probing of ferroelectric domain switching using piezoresponse force microscopy", S. M. Yang#, Y. Kim#, J. Korean Ceram. Soc. 56, 340-349 (2019) (Review article)


128. "Non-conventional Mechanism of Ferroelectric Fatigue via Cation Migration", A. V. Ievlev#, Santosh KC, R. Vasudvan, Y. Kim, X.i Lu, M. Alexe, V. R.Cooper, Sergei V. Kalinin, and Olga S. Ovchinnikova#, Nature Comm. 10, 3064 (2019)  


127. "A room-temperature ferroelectric ferromagnet in a 1D tetrahedral chain network", K. T. Kang, C. J. Roh, J. Lim, T. Min, J. H. Lee, K. Lee, T. Y. Lee, S. Kang, D. Seol, J. Kim, H. Ohta, A. Khare, S. Park, Y. Kim, S. C. Chae, Y. S. Oh, J. Lee, J. Yu, J. S. Lee, and W. S. Choi#, Adv. Mater. 31, 1808104 (2019)


126. "Electrostatic contribution to hysteresis loop in piezoresponse force microscopy", H. Qiao, D. Seol, C. Sun, Y. Kim#, Appl. Phys. Lett. 114, 152901 (2019)  


125. "Optimal synthesis of antimony-doped cuprous oxides for photoelectrochemical applications", Y. D. Yun, S. K. Baek, J. S. Kim, Y. B. Kim, S. H. Jung, Y. Kim, H. K. Cho#, Thin solid films 671, 120-126 (2019)


124. "Temperature-dependent piezotronic effect of MoS2 monolayer", A. Sohn, S. Choi, S. A Hana, T.-H. Kim, J. H. Kim, Y. Kim, S.-W. Kim#, Nano Energy 58, 811-816 (2019)


123. "Ultrathin monolithic HfO2 formed by Hf-seeded atomic layer deposition on MoS2: Film characteristics and its transistor application", H. Kim, T. Park, S. Park, M. Leem, W. Ahn, H. Leea, C. Lee, E. Lee, S.-J. Jeonge, S. Park, Y. Kim, H. Kim#, Thin Solid Films 673 112–118 (2019)


122. "Atomic-scale symmetry breaking for out-of-plane piezoelectricity in two-dimensional transition metal dichalcogenides", S. Kang*, S. Kim*, S. Jeon, W.-S. Jang, D. Seol, Y.-M. Kim, J. Lee, H. Yang# and Y. Kim#, Nano Energy 58, 57-62 (2019)  


121. "Flexible vibrational energy harvesting devices using strain-engineered perovskite piezoelectric thin films", S. S. Won, H. Seo, M. Kawahara, S. Glinsek, J. Lee, Y. Kim, C. K. Jeong#, A. I. Kingon, and S.-H. Kim#, Nano Energy 55, 182 (2019)


120. "Ferroelectric polarization rotation in order-disorder-type LiNbO3 thin films", T. S. Yoo, S. A Lee, C. Roh, S. Kang, D. Seol, X. Guan, J.-S. Bae, J. Kim, Y.-M. Kim, H. Y. Jeong, S. Jeong, A. Y. Mohamed, D.-Y. Cho, J. Y. Jo, S. Park, T. Wu, Y. Kim, J. Lee, and W. S. Choi#, ACS Appl. Mater. Inter. 10 (48), 41471-41478 (2018)


119. "Development of extremely low temperature processed oxide thin film transistors via atmospheric steam reforming treatment: Interface, surface, film curing", W. J. Kang, C. H. Ahn, K. S. Kim, S. H. Jung, S. W. Cho, H. K. Cho#, and Y. Kim, Journal of Alloys and Compounds 744, 12-22 (2018)


118. "Tunable Out-of-Plane Piezoelectricity in Thin-Layered MoTe2 by Surface Corrugation-Mediated Flexoelectricity", S. Kang, S. Jeon, S. Kim, D. Seol, H. Yang, J. Lee#, and Y. Kim#, ACS Appl. Mater. Inter. 10, 27424-27431 (2018)  


117. "Nature driven spider silk as high energy conversion efficient bio-piezoelectric nanogenerator", S. K. Karan,* S. Maiti,* O. Kwon, S. Paria, A. Maitra, S. K. Si, Y. Kim, J. K. Kim# and B. B. Khatua#, Nano Energy 49, 655-666 (2018)  


116. "Dynamic mechanical control of local vacancies in NiO thin films", D. Seol, S. M. Yang, S. Jesse, M. Choi, I. Hwang, T. Choi, B. H. Park, S. V. Kalinin and Y. Kim#, Nanotechnology 29, 275709 (2018)  


115. "Origin of macroscopic adhesion in organic light-emitting diodes analyzed at different length scales", S. Kim, S. Park, W. Lee, O. Kwon, S.-U Kim, Y. Choi, M. Yoon, J. Park, and Y. Kim#, Sci. Rep. 8, 6391 (2018)  


114. "Correlation between geometrically-induced oxygen octahedral tilts and multiferroic behaviors in BiFeO₃ films", S. S. Lee,* Y.-M. Kim,* H.-J. Lee, O. Seo, H. Young Jeong, Q. He, A. Y. Borisevich, B. Y. Kang, O. Kwon, S. Kang, Y. Kim, T. Y. Koo, J.-S. Rhyee, D. Y. Noh, B. K. Cho, J. H. Lee, and J. Y. Jo#, Adv. Funct. Mater. 28, 1800839, (2018)언론보도  


113. "Ultrafast current imaging by Bayesian inversion", S. Somnath, K. J. H. Law, A. N. Morozovska, P. Maksymovych, Y. Kim, X. Lu, M. Alexe, R. Archibald, S. V. Kalinin, S. Jesse, and R. K. Vasudevan#, Nature Comm. 9, 513 (2018)  


112. "Direct Probing of Polarization Charge at Nanoscale Level", O. Kwon, D. Seol, D. Lee, H. Han, I. Lindfors-Vrejoiu, W. Lee, S. Jesse, H. N. Lee, S. V. Kalinin, M. Alexe#, and Y. Kim#, Adv. Mater. 30, 1703675 (2018)    


111. "Surface-screening mechanisms in ferroelectric thin films and their effect on polarization dynamics and domain structures", S. V. Kalinin#, Y. Kim#, D. D. Fong#, and A. N. Morozovska#, Rep. Prog. Phys. 81, 036502 (2018) (Review article)    


110. "All-solution processed n-ZnO nanorods/i-CdS/p-Cu2O diodes prepared using diluted solution precursors", J. H. Shin, J. S. Kim, S. K. Baek, S. W. Cho, Y. S. Kim, H. K. Cho#, Nanoscience and Nanotechnology Letters, 9(1), 45-49 (2017)


109. "Ex-situ atomic force microscopy on the growth mode of SrRuO3 epitaxial thin film", B. Kim*, S. A Lee*, D. Seol, W. S. Choi# and Y. Kim#, Curr. Appl. Phys. 17, 1721-1726 (2017)  


108. "Microstructure-dependent thermoelectric properties of polycrystalline InGaO3(ZnO)2 superlattice films", S. W. Cho, S. K. Baek, D. E. Kim, Y. Kim, and H. K. Cho#, J. Vac. Sci. Tech. A 35, 01B126 (2017)


107. "Origin of Hysteresis in CH3NH3PbI3 Perovskite Thin-films", D. Seol*, A. Jeong*, M. H. Han, S. Seo, T. S. Yoo, W. S. Choi, H. S. Jung, H. Shin#, and Y. Kim#, Adv. Funct. Mater., 27, 1701924 (2017)  


106. "Resistance against water and acid water (pH= 4.0) via Al-doped ZnO thin films for environmentally friendly glass panels", H.-J. Choi, S. V. N. Pammi, B.-J. Park, J.-H. Eom, H. An, H. Y. Kim, M. Kim, D. Seol, Y. Kim, and S.-G. Yoon#, Journal of Alloys and Compounds 719, 271-280 (2017)


105. "Super-resolution Visible Photoactivated Atomic Force Microscopy", S. Lee*, O. Kwon*, M. Jeon*, J. Song, S. Shin, H. M. Kim, M. Jo, T. Rim, J. Doh, S. Kim, J. Son, Y. Kim#, and C. Kim#, Light: Science & Applications 6, e17080 (2017) 언론보도  


104. "Evenly transferred single-layered graphene membrane assisted by strong substrate adhesion", S. Park, H. Kim, D. Seol, T. Park, M. Leem, H. Ha, H. An, H. Y. Kim, S.-J. Jeong, S. Park, H. Kim#, and Y. Kim#, Nanotechnology 28, 145706 (2017)  


103. "Non-ideal current drop behavior in ultra-thin inorganic a-InGaZnO thin film transistors", W. J. Kang, K. S. Kim, C. H. Ahn, S. W. Cho, D. E. Kim, B. Kim, H. K. Cho#, and Y. Kim, J. Mater. Sci.: Mater. Electron. 28, 8231-8237 (2017)


102. "Electrostatic-free piezoresponse force microscopy", S. Kim, D. Seol, X. Lu#, M. Alexe, and Y. Kim#, Sci. Rep. 7, 41657 (2017)  


101. "Non-piezoelectric effects in piezoresponse force microscopy", D. Seol, B. Kim, and Y. Kim#, Curr. Appl. Phys. 17, 661-674 (2017) (Review article)    


100. "Chemical durability engineering of solution-processed oxide thin films and its application in chemically-robust patterned oxide thin-film transistors", S. W. Cho*, D. E. Kim*, W. J. Kang, B. Kim, D. H. Yoon, K. S. Kim, H. K. Cho#, Y.-H. Kim and Y. Kim, J. Mater. Chem. C 5, 339-349 (2017)


99. "Atomic Layer Deposition of Al2O3 on MoS2, WS2, WSe2, and h-BN: Film Coverage and Adsorption Energy", T. Park, H. Kim, M. Lim, W. Ahn, S. Choi, J. Kim, J. Uh, K. Kwon, S.-J. Jeong, S. Park, Y. Kim# and H. Kim# , RSC Adv. 7, 884 (2017)  


98. "Depth resolved lattice-charge coupling in epitaxial BiFeO3 thin film", H. J. Lee, S. S. Lee, J. H. Kwak, Y. M. Kim, H. Y. Jeong, S. Lee, D.-y. Noh, O. Kwon, Y. Kim, and J. Y. Jo#, Sci. Rep. 6, 38724 (2016)  


97. "Nanosculpting of complex oxides by massive ionic transfer", D. Seol, S. Jesse, S.-J. Park, W. Lee, S. V. Kalinin#, and Y. Kim#, Nanotechnology 27, 055703 (2016)  


96. "Flexocoupling impact on size effects of piezoresponse and conductance in mixed-type ferroelectric semiconductors under applied pressure", A. N. Morozovska#, E. A. Eliseev, Y. A. Genenko#, I. S. Vorotiahin, M. V. Silibin, Y. Cao, Y. Kim, M. D. Glinchuk, and S. V. Kalinin#, Phys. Rev. B 94, 174101 (2016)  


95. "Self-Positioned Nanosized Mask for Transparent and Flexible Ferroelectric Polymer Nanodiodes Array", S. Hyun, O. Kwon, C. Choi, K. L. Vincent Joseph, S. Park, Y. Kim#, J. K. Kim#, ACS Appl. Mater. Inter. 8, 27074-27080 (2016)  


94. "Ferroelectric-like hysteresis loop originated from non-ferroelectric effects", B. Kim, D. Seol, S. Lee, H. N. Lee, and Y. Kim#, Appl. Phys. Lett. 109, 109201 (2016)  


93. "Microstructural properties of Ni-silicide films formed on epitaxially grown strained Si:P layer", S. Choi, J. Kim, J. Choi, S. Cho, M. Lee, E. Ko, I. C. Rho, C. H. Kim, Y. Kim, D.-H. Ko, and H. Kim#, Microelectronic Engineering 165, 1-5 (2016)


92. "Determination of ferroelectric contributions to electromechanical response by frequency dependent piezoresponse force microscopy", D. Seol*, S. Park*, B. Alexader, S. Lee, H. N. Lee, A. N. Morozovska, and Y. Kim#, Sci. Rep. 6, 30579 (2016)  


91. "Expedient floating process for ultra-thin InGaZnO thin-film-transistors and their high bending performance", W. J. Kang, C. H. Ahn, M. G. Yun, S. W. Cho, Y. K. Kim, D. E. Kim, B. Kim, H. K. Cho#, and Y. Kim, RSC Adv. 6, 63418-63424 (2016)


90. "Chemically robust solution-processed indium zinc oxide thin film transistors fabricated by back channel wet-etched Mo electrodes", D. E. Kim, S. W. Cho, B. Kim, J. H. Shin, W. J. Kang, M. G. Yun, S. K. Beak, H. K. Cho#, Y.-H. Kim, and Y. Kim, RSC Adv. 6, 53310-53318 (2016)


89. "Directional dependent piezoelectric effect in CVD grown monolayer MoS2 for flexible piezoelectric nanogenerators", S. K. Kim*, R. Bhatia*, J. H. Kim, D. Seol, H. Kim, W. Seung, Y. Kim#, Y. H. Lee#, S.-W. Kim#, Nano Energy 22, 483-489 (2016)  


88. "Probing of multiple magnetic responses in magnetic inductors using atomic force microscopy", S. Park*, H. Seo*, D. Seol, Y.-H. Yoon, M. Y. Kim, and Y. Kim#, Sci. Rep. 6, 20794 (2016)  


87. "Room-Temperature Semiconductor-metal Transition of MoTe2 Thin Film Engineered by Strain", S. Song#, D. H. Keum, S. Cho, D. Perello, Y. Kim#, and Y. H. Lee#, Nano Lett. 16, 188-193 (2016)  


86. "Controllable charge transfer by ferroelectric polarization mediated triboelectricity", K. Y. Lee*, S. K. Kim*, J.-H. Lee, D. Seol, M. K. Gupta, Y. Kim#, and S.-W. Kim#, Adv. Funct. Mater. 26, 3067-3073 (2016)  


85. "Multi floor Cascading Ferroelectric Nanostructures: Multiple Data Writing-Based Multi-level Non-Volatile Memory Devices", S. Hyun*, O. Kwon*, B.-y. Lee, D. Seol, B. Park, J. Y. Lee, J. H. Lee, Y. Kim#, J. K. Kim#, Nanoscale 8, 1691-1697 (2016)  


84. "Piezoelectric Properties of CH3NH3PbI3 Perovskite Thin Films and Applications for Piezoelectric Generators", Y.-J. Kim, T.-V. Dang, H.-J. Choi, B.-J. Park, J.-H. Eom, H.-A Song, D. Seol, Y. Kim, S.-H. Shin, J. Nah, and S.-G. Yoon#, J. Mater. Chem. A 4, 756-763 (2016)  


83. "Low coercive field of polymer ferroelectric via x-ray induced phase transition", H. J. Lee, J. Kim, O. Kwon, H. J. Lee, J. H. Kwak, J. M. Kim, S. S. Lee, Y. Kim, D.-Y. Kim, and J. Y. Jo#, Appl. Phys. Lett. 107, 262902 (2015)  


82. "Screening effect on photovoltaic performance in ferroelectric CH3NH3PbI3 perovskite thin films", D. Seol*, G. S. Han*, C. Bae, H. Shin, H. S. Jung,# and Y. Kim#, J. Mater. Chem. A 3, 20352-20358 (2015)  


81. "Strong anisotropy of ferroelectricity in lead-free bismuth silicate", D. Seol, H. Taniguchi, J.-Y. Hwang, M. Itoh, H. Shin, S. W. Kim#, and Y. Kim#, Nanoscale 7, 11561–11565 (2015)  


80. "Growth kinetics of plasma-polymerized films", S. Hwang*, H. Seo*, D.-C. Jeong, L. Wen, J. G. Han, C. Song#, and Y. Kim#, Sci. Rep. 5, 11201 (2015)  


79. "Surface properties of atomically flat poly-crystalline SrTiO3", S. Woo, H. Jeong, S.-A Lee, H. Seo, M. Lacotte, A. David, W. Prellier, H. Y. Kim, Y. Kim, and W. S. Choi#, Sci. Rep. 5, 8822 (2015)  


78. "Nanoscale mapping of electromechanical response in ionic conductive ceramics with piezoelectric inclusions", D. Seol, H. Seo, S. Jesse, and Y. Kim#, J. Appl. Phys. 118, 072014 (2015)  


77. "High density array of multiferroic nanoislands in a large area", S. Hyun, H. Seo, I.-K. Yang, Y. Kim, G. Jeon, B.-y. Lee, Y. H. Jeong, Y. Kim#, and J. K. Kim#, J. Mater. Chem. C 3, 2237-2243 (2015)  


76. "Solution-processed quantum dot light-emitting diodes with PANI:PSS hole-transport interlayers", Y. R. Park,J. H. Doh, K. Shin, Y. S. Seo, S. Y. Kim, Y. S. Kim, W. K. Choi, Y. J. Hong, Org. Electron. 19, 131-139 (2015)


75. "Spatially-resolved mapping of history-dependent coupled electrochemical and electronical behaviors of electroresistive NiO", I. Sugiyama., Y. Kim, S. Jesse, E. Strelcov, A. Kumar, A. Tselev, E. K. Rahani, V. B. Shenoy, T. Yamamoto, N. Shibata, Y. Ikuhara#, S. V. Kalinin#, Sci. Rep. 4, 6724 (2014)  


74. "Controlled mechanical modification of manganite surface with nanoscale resolution", S. J. Kelly, Y. Kim, E. Eliseev, A.a Morozovska, S. Jesse, M. Biegalski, J. Mitchell, H. Zheng, J. Aarts, I. Hwang, S. Oh, J. S. Choi, T. Choi, B. H. Park, S. V. Kalinin# and P. Maksymovych#, Nanotechnology 25, 475302 (2014)  


73. "Probing of surface potential using atomic force microscopy", O. Kwon and Y. Kim#, Appl. Microsc. 44, 100-104 (2014) (Review article)


72. "Nonlinear space charge dynamics in mixed ionic-electronic conductors: Resistive switching and ferroelectric-like hysteresis of electromechanical response", A. N. Morozovska, E. A. Eliseev, O. V. Varenik, Y. Kim, E. Strelcov, A. Tselev, N. V. Morozovsky, and S. V. Kalinin, J. Appl. Phys. 116, 066808 (2014)  


71. "Humidity effect of domain wall roughening behavior in ferroelectric copolymer thin films", K.-W. Park, H. Seo, J. Kim, D. Seol, J. Hong#, and Y. Kim#, Nanotechnology 25, 355703 (2014)  


70. "Spatial Charge Separation in Asymmetric Nanostructure of Au Nanoparticle on TiO2 Nanotube by Light-Induced Surface Potential Imaging", H. Yoo, C. Bae, Y. Yang, S. Lee, M. Kim, H. Kim, Y. Kim#, H. Shin#, Nano Lett. 14, 4413-4417 (2014) 언론보도  


69. "Piezoelectric non-linearity in PbSc0.5Ta0.5O3 thin films", A. Chopra, Y. Kim, M. Alexe, and D. Hesse, J. Phys. Chem. Solids 75, 1229-1233 (2014)  


68. "Origins of domain wall pinning in ferroelectric nanocapacitors", Y. Kim#, H. Han, I. Vrejoiu, W. Lee, D. Hesse, and M. Alexe, Nano Convergence 1, 24 (2014) (Awarded as a highly contributed paper of the year 2015 in Nano Convergence)  


67. "Epitaxial ferroelectric Pb(Mg1/3Nb2/3)O3-PbTiO3 thin films on La0.7Sr0.3MnO3 bottom electrode", A. Chopra, E. Panda, Y. Kim, M. Arredondo, and D. Hesse, J. Electroceram. 32, 404-408 (2014)  


66. "Ferroelectric and piezoelectric behavior of (111)-oriented Pb(ZrxTi1-x)O3 thin films on cobalt ferrite nano-seed layered Pt(111)/Si substrate", M. Khodaei#, D. Seol, S.A. Seyyed Ebrahimia#, Y. J. Park, H. Seo, Y. Kim, Sunggi Baik, J. Mater. Sci.: Mater. Electron. 25, 1696-1702 (2014)

65. "Enhanced ferroelectric and dielectric properties of (111)-oriented highly cation-ordered PbSc0.5Ta0.5O3 thin films", A. Chopra, B. I. Birajdar, Y. Kim, M. Alexe, and D. Hesse, J. Appl. Phys. 114, 224109 (2013)  


64. "Tunneling Electroresistance Induced by Interfacial Phase Transitions in Ultrathin Oxide Heterostructures", L. Jiang, W. S. Choi, H. Jeen, S. Dong, Y. Kim, M.-G. Han, Y. Zhu, S. V. Kalinin, E. Dagotto, T. Egami, and H. N. Lee#, Nano Lett. 13, 5837-5843 (2013) Highlighted at ORNL web (美 오크리지 국립연구소)  


63. "Influence of the interfacing with an electrically inhomogeneous bottom electrode on the ferroelectric properties of epitaxial PbTiO3", Y. Kim#, S. Jesse, A. Morelli, S. V. Kalinin#, and I. Vrejoiu, Appl. Phys. Lett. 103, 192901 (2013)  


62. "Correlative Multimodal Probing of Ionically-Mediated Electromechanical Phenomena in Simple Oxides", Y. Kim#, E. Strelcov, I. R. Hwang, T. Choi, B. H. Park, S. Jesse, and S. V. Kalinin#, Sci. Rep. 3, 2924 (2013)  


61. "Mechanical control of electroresistive switching", Y. Kim#, S. J. Kelly, A. A. Morozovska, E. K. Rahani, E. Strelcov, E. A. Eliseev, S. Jesse, M. D. Biegalski, N. Balke, N. A. Benedek, D. Strukov, J. Aarts, I. Hwang, S. Oh, J. S. Choi, T. Choi, B. H. Park, V. B Shenoy, P. Maksymovych, and S. V. Kalinin#, Nano Lett. 13, 4068-4074 (2013)  


60. "Higher order harmonic detection for exploring nonlinear interactions with nanoscale resolution", R. K. Vasudevan, M. B. Okatan, I. Rajapaksa, Y. Kim, D. Marincel, S. Trolier-McKinstry, S. Jesse, V. Nagarajan, and S. V. Kalinin#, Sci. Rep. 3, 2677 (2013)  


59. "Surface deformations as a necessary requirement for resistance switching at the surface of SrTiO3:N", A. Shkabko,, S. Jesse, M. H. Aguirre, A. Kumar, Y. Kim, S. Jesse, R. Waser, S. V. Kalinin and A. Weidenkaff Nanotechnology 24, 475701 (2013)  


58. "Microstructure and ferroelectric properties of epitaxial cation ordered PbSc0.5Ta0.5O3 thin films grown on electroded and buffered Si(100)", A. Chopra#, D. Pantel, Y. Kim, M. Alexe, and D. Hesse, J. Appl. Phys. 114, 084107 (2013)  


57. "Probing Local Ionic Dynamics in Functional Oxides at the Nanoscale", E. Strelcov#, Y. Kim, S, Jesse, Y, Cao, I, N. Ivanov, I. I. Kravchenko1, C.-H. Wang, Y.-C. Teng, L.-Q. Chen, Y. H. Chu and S. V. Kalinin#, Nano Lett. 13, 3455-3462 (2013)  


56. "Towards the limit of ferroelectric nanostructures: switchable sub-10 nm nanoisland arrays", Y. Kim, Y. Kim#, H. Han, S. Jesse, S. Hyun, W. Lee, S. V. Kalinin, and J. K. Kim#, J. Mater. Chem. C 1, 5299-5302 (2013)  


55. "Visualization of three dimensional domain structures in ferroelectric PbTiO3 nanotubes", H. Yoo, C. Bae, M. Kim, S. Hong, K. No, Y. Kim#, and H. Shin#, Appl. Phys. Lett. 103, 022902 (2013)  


54. "Universality of polarization switching dynamics in ferroelectric capacitors revealed by 5D piezoresponse force microscopy", Y. Kim#, X. Lu, S. Jesse, D. Hesse, M. Alexe, and S. V. Kalinin#, Adv. Funct. Mater. 23, 3971-3979 (2013) (Featured as a cover article) 언론보도  


53. "Polarization dynamics in ferroelectric capacitors: local perspective on emergent collective behavior and memory effects", R. Vasudevan, D. Marincel, S. Jesse, Y. Kim, A. Kumar, S. Kalinin#, and S. Trolier-McKinstry#, Adv. Funct. Mater. 23, 2490-2508 (2013) (Feature article of Special issue: SPM at the Nanoscale Science Research Centers)  


52. "Large resistive switching in ferroelectric BiFeO3 nano-island based switchable diodes", S. Hong, T. Choi, J. H. Jeon, Y. Kim, H. Lee, H.-Y. Joo, I. Hwang, S.-O. Kang, S. V. Kalinin, and B. H. Park#, Adv. Mater. 25, 2339-2343 (2013) 언론보도  


51. "Local probing of electrochemically induced negative differential resistance in TiO2 memristive materials", Y. Kim#, J. H. Jang, S.-J. Park, S. Jesse, L. Donovan, A. Y Borisevich, W. Lee and S. V Kalinin#, Nanotechnology 24, 085702 (2013)  

50. "Electrochemical Strain Microscopy: A New Paradigm for Probing Electrochemical Transformations in Nanoscale Volumes", S. V. Kalinin, Y. Kim, A. Kumar, N. Balke, T. Arruda, S. Jesse, D. Leonard, and A. Borisevich, Microscopy Today 20, 10-15 (2012) (Review article)  


49. "Role of measurement voltage on hysteresis loop shape in piezoresponse force microscopy", E. Strelcov, Y. Kim, J. C. Yang, Y. H. Chu, P. Yu, X. Lu, S. Jesse, and S. V. Kalinin, Appl. Phys. Lett. 101, 192902 (2012)  


48. "Spectroscopic Imaging in PFM: new opportunities for studying polarization dynamics in ferroelectrics and multiferroics", R. K. Vasudevan, S. Jesse, Y. Kim, A. Kumar, and S. Kalinin, MRS Communications 15 (2012) (Prospective article)  


47. "Electrochemical strain microscopy: Probing ionic and electrochemical phenomena in solids at the nanoscale level", S. Jesse#, A. Kumar#, T. M. Arruda#, Y. Kim#, S. Kalinin#, and F. Ciucci#, MRS Bulletin 37, 651-658 (2012) (Review article)  


46. "Ionically-mediated electromechanical hysteresis in transition metal oxides", Y. Kim#, A. N. Morozovska, A. Kumar, S. Jesse, E. A. Eliseev, F. Alibart, D. Strukov, and S. V. Kalinin, ACS Nano 6 (8), 7026-7033, (2012)  


45. "Probing surface and bulk electrochemical processes on the LaAlO3-SrTiO3 interface", A. Kumar, T. M. Arruda, Y. Kim, I. Ivanov, S. Jesse, C. W. Bark, N. C. Bristowe, E. Artacho, P. B. Littlewood, C.-B. Eom, and S. V. Kalinin, ACS Nano 6, 3841-3852 (2012)  


44. "Microstructure and Dielectric Properties of Piezoelectric Magnetron Sputtered w-ScxAl1-xN thin films",A. Zukauskaite, G. Wingqvist, J. Palisaitis, J. Jensen, P. O. A. Persson, A. Ramin Matloub, P. Muralt, Y. Kim, J. Birch, and L. Hultman, J. Appl. Phys. 111, 093527 (2012)  


43. "First-order reversal curve probing of spatially resolved polarization switching dynamics in ferroelectric nanocapacitors", Y. Kim#, A. Kumar, O. Ovchinnikov, S. Jesse, H. Han, D. Pantel, I. Vrejoiu, W. Lee, D. Hesse, M. Alexe, and S. V. Kalinin, ACS Nano 6, 491-500 (2012)  

42. "Nanostructured Ferroelectrics: Fabrication and Structure-Property Relations", H. Han, Y. Kim, M. Alexe, D. Hesse and W. Lee, Adv. Mater. 23, 4599-4613 (2011) (Review article)  


41."Nonlinear phenomena in multiferroic nanocapacitors: Joule heating and electromechanical effects", Y. Kim#, A. Kumar, A. Tselev, I. I. Kravchenko, H. Han, I. Vrejoiu, W. Lee, D. Hesse, M. Alexe, S. V. Kalinin, and S. Jesse, ACS Nano 5, 9104-9112 (2011)  


40. "Cross talk by extensive domain wall motion in arrays of ferroelectric nanocapacitors", Y. Kim#, H. Han, I. Vrejoiu, W. Lee, D. Hesse and M. Alexe, Appl. Phys. Lett. 99, 202901 (2011) (Selected for the Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology [28 Nov., 2011, Volume 24, Issue 22])  


39. "Magnetoelectric coupling in ordered arrays of multilayered heteroepitaxial BaTiO3/CoFe2O4 nanodots", X. Lu, Y. Kim#, S. Goetze, X. Li, S. Dong, P. Werner, M. Alexe, and D. Hesse, Nano Lett. 11 (8), 3202-3206 (2011)  


38. "Nanoscale retention-loss dynamics of polycrystalline PbTiO3 nanotubes", H. Choi, Y. Kim, S. Hong, T.-H. Sung, H. Shin, and K. No, Phys. Status Solidi-Rapid Res. Lett. 5, 8, 289-291 (2011)(featured as a front cover article)


37. "Fabrication and characterization of extended arrays of Ag2S/Ag nanodot resistive switches", D. Wang, L. Liu, Y. Kim#, Z. Huang, D. Pantel, D. Hesse, and M. Alexe, Appl. Phys. Lett. 98, 243109 (2011)  


36. "High resolution field effect sensing of ferroelectric charges", H. Ko, K. Ryu, H. Park, C. Park, D. Jeon, Y. K. Kim, J. Jung, D.-K. Min, Y. Kim, H. N. Lee, Y. Park, H. Shin, and S. Hong, Nano Lett. 11 (4), 1428-1433 (2011)  


35. "Nanoscale bit formation in highly (111)-oriented ferroelectric thin films deposited on glass substrates for high-density storage media", D. H. Kim, Y. K. Kim, S. Hong, Y. Kim and S. Baik, Nanotechnology 22 (24), 245705, (2011)  


34. "Atomically smooth epitaxial p-doped silicon nanowires catalyzed by aluminum at low-temperature", O. Moutanabbir, S. Senz, R. Scholz, M. Alexe, Y. Kim, E. Pippel, Y. Wang, C. Wiethoff, T. Nabbefeld, F. Meyer zu Heringdorf, and M. Horn-von Hoegen, ACS Nano 5 (2), 1313-1320 (2011)  


33. "Reproducible resistance switching for BaTiO3 thin films fabricated by RF-magnetron sputtering", C. H. Jung, S. I. Woo, Y. S. Kim, and K. S. No, Thin Solid Films 519, 3291-3294 (2011)  


32. "Observation of mechanical fracture and corresponding domain structure changes of polycrystalline PbTiO3 nanotubes", H. Choi, S. Hong, Y. Kim#, M. Kim, T.-H. Sung, H. Shin, and K. No, Phys. Status Solidi-Rapid Res. Lett. 5, 2-3, 59-61 (2011) (featured as a back cover article)  

31. "Individual switching of film-based nanoscale epitaxial ferroelectric capacitors", Y. Kim#, H. Han, B. J. Rodriguez, I. Vrejoiu, W. Lee, S. Baik, D. Hesse, and M. Alexe, J. Appl. Phys. 108, 042005 (2010)  


30. "Formation mechanisms of metallic Zn nanodots by using ZnO thin films deposited on n-Si substrates", J. M. Yuk, J. Y. Lee, Y. Kim, Y. S. No, T. W. Kim, and W. K. Choi, Appl. Phys. Lett. 97, 061901 (2010)  


29. "Effect of deposition temperature of TiO2 on the piezoelectric property of PbTiO3 film grown by PbO gas phase reaction sputtering", J. Kim, S. Hong, S. Buhlmann, Y. Kim, M. Park, Y. K. Kim, and K. No, J. Appl. Phys. 107, 104112 (2010)  


28. "Reversible plasma switching in epitaxial BiFeO3 thin films", Y. Kim#, I. Vrejoiu, D. Hesse, and M. Alexe, Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, 202902 (2010)  


27. "Ultrahigh density array of epitaxial ferroelectric nanoislands on conducting substrates", Y. Kim, H. Han, Y. Kim, W. Lee, M. Alexe, S. Baik, and J. K. Kim, Nano Lett. 10, 6, 2141-2146 (2010)  


26. "Preparation and elastic properties of helical oxide nanotubes by atomic layer deposition with carbon nanocoils as templates", Y. Qin, Y. Kim#, L. B. Zhang, S.-M. Lee, R. B. Yang, A. L. Pan, K. Mathwig, M. Alexe, U. Gosele, and M. Knez, Small 6, 8, 910-914 (2010)  


25. "Non-Kolmogorov-Avrami-Ishibashi switching dynamics in nanoscale ferroelectric capacitors", Y. Kim#, H. Han, W. Lee, S. Baik, D. Hesse, and M. Alexe, Nano Lett. 10, 4, 1266-1270 (2010)  


24. "Effect of local surface potential distribution on its surface potential relaxation in polycrystalline ferroelectric films", Y. Kim#, M. Park, S. Buhlmann, S. Hong, Y. K. Kim, H. Ko, J. Kim, and K. No, J. Appl. Phys. 107, 054103 (2010)  


23. "Nanoscale properties of thin twin walls and surface layers in piezoelectric WO3-x", Y. Kim#, M. Alexe, and E. K. H. Salje, Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, 032904 (2010)  


22. "Nanoscale domain growth dynamics of ferroelectric poly(vinylidene fluoride-co-trifluoroethylene) thin films", Y. Kim#, W. Kim, H. Choi, S. Hong, H. Ko, H. Lee, and K. No, Appl. Phys. Lett. 96, 012908 (2010)  


21. "Power factor measurements of bismuth telluride nanowires grown by pulsed electrodeposition", J. Lee, Y. Kim, L. Cagnon, U. Gosele, J. Lee, and K. Nielsch, Phys. Status Solidi-Rapid Res. Lett. 4, 1-2, 43-45 (2010) (featured as an inside back cover article)  


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