William R. Ashurst, Ph.D. - Publications

Affiliations: 
2003 University of California, Berkeley, Berkeley, CA 
Area:
Surface/Interfacial Science and Micro-/Nanosystems Technology

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2014 Soylemez E, De Boer MP, Ashurst WR. Nucleation rate of capillary bridges between multi-asperity surfaces Behavioral and Brain Sciences. 1659. DOI: 10.1557/opl.2014.179  0.84
2014 Hakovirta M, Aksoy B, Nichols O, Farag R, Ashurst WR. Functionalized Cellulose Fibers for Dewatering and Energy Efficiency Improvement Drying Technology. 32: 1401-1408. DOI: 10.1080/07373937.2014.887576  0.84
2014 Haywood AD, Ashurst WR, Davis VA. Controlling alignment in cellulose nanocrystal coatings Technical Proceedings of the 2014 Nsti Nanotechnology Conference and Expo, Nsti-Nanotech 2014. 1: 257-260.  0.84
2013 Soylemez E, Plass RA, Ashurst WR, de Boer MP. Probing microelectromechanical systems in an environmentally controlled chamber using long working distance interferometry. The Review of Scientific Instruments. 84: 075006. PMID 23902098 DOI: 10.1063/1.4816017  0.84
2012 Larsen BA, Hurst KM, Ashurst WR, Serkova NJ, Stoldt CR. Mono and dialkoxysilane surface modification of superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles for application as magnetic resonance imaging contrast agents Journal of Materials Research. 27: 1846-1852. DOI: 10.1557/Jmr.2012.160  0.84
2012 Ansari N, Ashurst WR. Single-crystal-silicon-based microinstrument to study friction and wear at MEMS sidewall interfaces Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering. 22. DOI: 10.1088/0960-1317/22/2/025008  0.84
2012 Ansari N, Ashurst WR. Experimental limitations of phase shifting interferometry Conference Proceedings of the Society For Experimental Mechanics Series. 4: 393-396.  0.84
2011 Ansari N, Ashurst WR. Experimental requirement of the error-compensating five-frame interferogram-collecting sequence used in phase-shifting interferometry. Optics Letters. 36: 214-6. PMID 21263504  0.84
2011 Hurst KM, Roberts CB, Ashurst WR. Characterization of gas-expanded liquid-deposited gold nanoparticle films on substrates of varying surface energy. Langmuir : the Acs Journal of Surfaces and Colloids. 27: 651-5. PMID 21174390 DOI: 10.1021/la1041629  0.84
2011 Ansari N, Hurst KM, Roberts CB, Ashurst WR. A systematic investigation of the critical tribological properties of a gold nanoparticle coating used for texturing micro-electromechanical systems surfaces Proceedings of the Ieee International Conference On Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (Mems). 384-387. DOI: 10.1109/MEMSYS.2011.5734442  0.84
2011 Hurst KM, Ansari N, Roberts CB, Ashurst WR. Silica-encapsulated nanoparticle films as surface modifications for MEMS Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems. 20: 1065-1067. DOI: 10.1109/JMEMS.2011.2162494  0.84
2011 Hurst KM, Ansari N, Roberts CB, Ashurst WR. Self-assembled monolayer-immobilized gold nanoparticles as durable, anti-stiction coatings for MEMS Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems. 20: 424-435. DOI: 10.1109/JMEMS.2011.2112334  0.84
2011 Ansari N, Ashurst WR. An easy-to-fabricate improved microinstrument for systematically investigating adhesion between MEMS sidewalls Applied Surface Science. 257: 10917-10925. DOI: 10.1016/j.apsusc.2011.07.142  0.84
2011 Ansari N, Hurst KM, Ashurst WR. Estimating surface coverage of gold nanoparticles deposited on MEMS Conference Proceedings of the Society For Experimental Mechanics Series. 6: 67-68.  0.84
2011 Ansari N, Ashurst WR. A test platform for systematic investigation of tribology in MEMS Conference Proceedings of the Society For Experimental Mechanics Series. 2: 85-95.  0.84
2011 Ansari N, Hurst KM, Ashurst WR. Surface texturing using gold nanoparticles to reduce adhesion in MEMS Conference Proceedings of the Society For Experimental Mechanics Series. 2: 181-187.  0.84
2010 Poda A, Anderson A, Ashurst WR. Self-assembled octadecyltrichlorosilane monolayer formation on a highly hydrated silica film Applied Surface Science. 256: 6805-6813. DOI: 10.1016/j.apsusc.2010.04.093  0.84
2009 Anderson A, Ashurst WR. Enabling organosilicon chemistries on inert polymer surfaces with a vapor-deposited silica layer. Langmuir : the Acs Journal of Surfaces and Colloids. 25: 11541-8. PMID 19655704 DOI: 10.1021/la9014543  0.84
2009 Anderson A, Ashurst WR. Interfacial water structure on a highly hydroxylated silica film. Langmuir : the Acs Journal of Surfaces and Colloids. 25: 11549-54. PMID 19627074 DOI: 10.1021/la901459b  0.84
2009 Hurst KM, Roberts CB, Ashurst WR. A gas-expanded liquid nanoparticle deposition technique for reducing the adhesion of silicon microstructures. Nanotechnology. 20: 185303. PMID 19420610 DOI: 10.1088/0957-4484/20/18/185303  0.84
2009 Kitchens CL, Roberts CB, Liu J, Ashurst WR, Anand M, Von White G, Hurst KM, Saunders SR. Application of gas-expanded liquids for nanoparticle processing: Experiment and theory Acs Symposium Series. 1006: 290-308. DOI: 10.1021/bk-2009-1006.ch016  0.84
2009 Hurst KM, Roberts CB, Ashurst WR. A new method to determine adhesion of cantilever beams using beam height experimental data Tribology Letters. 35: 9-15. DOI: 10.1007/s11249-009-9431-9  0.84
2009 Hurst KM, Roberts CB, Ashurst WR. Reduced microstructure adhesion provied by gas-expended liquid deposited gold nanoparticles 2008 Proceedings of the Stle/Asme International Joint Tribology Conference, Ijtc 2008. 99-101.  0.84
2008 Anderson A, Ashurst WR. Investigation of a vapor-deposited thin silica film: morphological and spectral characterization. Langmuir : the Acs Journal of Surfaces and Colloids. 24: 7947-54. PMID 18590293 DOI: 10.1021/la800591n  0.84
2008 Anderson A, Ashurst WR. Investigation of a vapor deposited thin silica film as a novel substrate for in situ Fourier transform infrared spectroscopy Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology a: Vacuum, Surfaces and Films. 26: 1357-1361. DOI: 10.1116/1.2956630  0.84
2008 Anand M, You SS, Hurst KM, Saunders SR, Kitchens CL, Ashurst WR, Roberts CB. Thermodynamic analysis of nanoparticle size selective fractionation using gas-expanded liquids Industrial and Engineering Chemistry Research. 47: 553-559. DOI: 10.1021/Ie070981P  0.84
2008 Anderson A, Ashurst WR. Investigation of the ability of a silica "seed" layer to improve the thermal and aqueous immersion stability of alkylsilane monolayers on silicon oxide surfaces Thin Solid Films. 516: 7538-7546. DOI: 10.1016/j.tsf.2008.04.103  0.84
2008 Hurst KM, Roberts CB, Ashurst WR. Microtribology control provided by CO 2-expanded liquid nanoparticle deposition Aiche Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings 0.84
2008 Shacham M, Brauner N, Ashurst WR, Cutlip MB. Can i trust this software package? An exercise in validation of computational results Chemical Engineering Education. 42: 53-59.  0.84
2007 Flater EE, Ashurst WR, Carpick RW. Nanotribology of octadecyltrichlorosilane monolayers and silicon: self-mated versus unmated interfaces and local packing density effects. Langmuir : the Acs Journal of Surfaces and Colloids. 23: 9242-52. PMID 17655333 DOI: 10.1021/La063644E  0.84
2007 Jackson RL, Ashurst WR, Flowers GT, Angadi S, Choe SY, Bozack MJ. The effect of initial connector insertions on electrical contact resistance Electrical Contacts, Proceedings of the Annual Holm Conference On Electrical Contacts. 17-24. DOI: 10.1109/HOLM.2007.4318189  0.84
2007 Zhao S, Ashurst WR, Cahela DR, Tatarchuk BJ. Microfibrous entrapment of supported catalysts in microreactors for hydrogen production from ammonia decomposition Acs National Meeting Book of Abstracts 0.84
2007 Zhao S, Gururaj S, Ansari N, Ashurst WR, Tatarchuk B. A MEMS-reformer-based integrated system for on-site power generation from ammonia decomposition 2007 Aiche Annual Meeting 0.84
2005 Parker EE, Ashurst WR, Carraro C, Maboudian R. Adhesion characteristics of MEMS in microfluidic environments Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems. 14: 947-953. DOI: 10.1109/Jmems.2005.851867  0.84
2005 Kobrin B, Chinn J, Ashurst WR. Vapor deposition of composite organic-inorganic films Proceedings of the World Tribology Congress Iii - 2005. 533-535.  0.84
2005 Ashurst WR, Anderson A. Assessing and improving the stability of organic monolayer coatings Aiche Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings. 399.  0.84
2005 Kobrin B, Ashurst WR, Fuentes V, Nowak R, Yi R, Chinn J. Molecular vapor deposition for enhanced monolayer stability and durability Aiche Annual Meeting, Conference Proceedings. 4912.  0.84
2004 Wijesundara MBJ, Valente G, Ashurst WR, Howe RT, Pisano AP, Carraro C, Maboudian R. Single-Source Chemical Vapor Deposition of 3C-SiC Films in a LPCVD Reactor I. Growth, Structure, and Chemical Characterization Journal of the Electrochemical Society. 151: C210-C214. DOI: 10.1149/1.1646141  0.84
2004 Ashurst WR, Jang YJ, Magagnin L, Carraro C, Sung MM, Maboudian R. Nanometer-thin titania films with sam-level stiction and superior wear resistance for reliable mems performance Proceedings of the Ieee International Conference On Micro Electro Mechanical Systems (Mems). 153-156. DOI: 10.1109/MEMSYS.2003.1189709  0.84
2004 De Boer MP, Luck DL, Ashurst WR, Maboudian R, Corwin AD, Walraven JA, Redmond JM. High-performance surface-micromachined inchworm actuator Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems. 13: 63-74. DOI: 10.1109/Jmems.2003.823236  0.84
2004 Ashurst WR, Wijesundara MBJ, Carraro C, Maboudian R. Tribological impact of SiC encapsulation of released polycrystalline silicon microstructures Tribology Letters. 17: 195-198. DOI: 10.1023/B:Tril.0000032445.01193.19  0.84
2004 Corwin AD, Street MD, Carpick RW, Ashurst WR, De Boer MP. Pre-sliding tangential deflections can govern the friction of MEMS devices Proceedings of the Asme/Stle International Joint Tribology Conference, Ijtc 2004. 113-116.  0.84
2003 Ashurst WR, Carraro C, Maboudian R. Vapor phase anti-stiction coatings for MEMS Ieee Transactions On Device and Materials Reliability. 3: 173-178. DOI: 10.1109/Tdmr.2003.821540  0.84
2003 Luck DL, De Boer MP, Ashurst WR, Baker MS. Evidence for pre-sliding tangential deflections in MEMS friction Transducers 2003 - 12th International Conference On Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsystems, Digest of Technical Papers. 1: 404-407. DOI: 10.1109/SENSOR.2003.1215339  0.84
2003 Ashurst WR, Carraro C, Moboudian R, Frey W. Wafer level anti-stiction coatings for MEMS Sensors and Actuators, a: Physical. 104: 213-221. DOI: 10.1016/S0924-4247(03)00023-2  0.84
2003 Ashurst WR, De Boer MP, Carraro C, Maboudian R. An investigation of sidewall adhesion in MEMS Applied Surface Science. 212: 735-741. DOI: 10.1016/S0169-4332(03)00093-X  0.84
2002 Muhlstein CL, Ashurst WR, Stach EA, Maboudian R, Ritchie RO. Surface engineering of polycrystalline silicon microelectromechanical systems for fatigue resistance Materials Research Society Symposium - Proceedings. 729: 41-46. DOI: 10.1557/Proc-729-U2.1  0.84
2002 Maboudian R, Ashurst WR, Carraro C. Tribological challenges in micromechanical systems Tribology Letters. 12: 95-100. DOI: 10.1023/A:1014044207344  0.84
2002 Stoldt CR, Carraro C, Ashurst WR, Gao D, Howe RT, Maboudian R. A low-temperature CVD process for silicon carbide MEMS Sensors and Actuators, a: Physical. 97: 410-415. DOI: 10.1016/S0924-4247(01)00810-X  0.84
2001 Han SM, Ashurst WR, Carraro C, Maboudian R. Formation of alkanethiol monolayer on Ge(111). Journal of the American Chemical Society. 123: 2422-5. PMID 11456892 DOI: 10.1021/Ja993816C  0.84
2001 Ashurst WR, Yau C, Carraro C, Maboudian R, Dugger MT. Dichlorodimethylsilane as an anti-stiction monolayer for MEMS: A comparison to the octadecyltrichlosilane self-assembled monolayer Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems. 10: 41-49. DOI: 10.1109/84.911090  0.84
2001 Ashurst WR, Yau C, Carraro C, Lee C, Kluth GJ, Howe RT, Maboudian R. Alkene based monolayer films as anti-stiction coatings for polysilicon MEMS Sensors and Actuators, a: Physical. 90: 239-248.  0.84
2000 Maboudian R, Ashurst WR, Carraro C. Self-assembled monolayers as anti-stiction coatings for MEMS: Characteristics and recent developments Sensors and Actuators, a: Physical. 82: 219-223. DOI: 10.1016/S0924-4247(99)00337-4  0.84
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