Papers in 2017

  1. M. Abe, H. Iba, K. Suzuki, H. Minamishima, M. Hirayama, K. Tamura, J. Mizuki, T. Saito, Y. Ikuhara, and R. Kanno, “Study on the deterioration mechanism of layered rock-salt electrodes using epitaxial thin films Li(Ni, Co, Mn)0(2) and their Zr-O surface modified electrodes,”
    J Power Sources, 345 108-19 (2017).

  2. J. J. Bean, M. Saito, S. Fukami, H. Sato, S. Ikeda, H. Ohno, Y. Ikuhara, and K. P. McKenna, “Atomic structure and electronic properties of MgO grain boundaries in tunnelling magnetoresistive devices,”
    Sci. Rep., 7,45594 (2017).

  3. H. G. Brown, R. Ishikawa, G. Sanchez-Santolino, N. R. Lugg, Y. Ikuhara, L. J. Allen, and N. Shibata, “A new method to detect and correct sample tilt in scanning transmission electron microscopy bright-field imaging,”
    Ultramicroscopy, 173, 76-83 (2017).

  4. CL. Chen, DQ. Yin, K. Inoue, F. Lichtenberg, XL. Ma, Y. Ikuhara, JG. Bednorz, “Atomic-Scale Origin of the Quasi-One-Dimensional Metallic Conductivity in Strontium Niobates with Perovskite-Related Layered Structures"
    ACS NANO, 11[12], 12519-12525(2017).

  5. B. Feng, NR. Lugg, A. Kumamoto, Y. Ikuhara, N. Shibata, “Direct Observation of Oxygen Vacancy Distribution across Yttria-Stabilized Zirconia Grain Boundaries”,
    ACS NANO, 11[11], 11376-11382(2017).

  7. S. D. Findlay, R. Huang, R. Ishikawa, N. Shibata, and Y. Ikuhara, “Direct visualization of lithium via annular bright field scanning transmission electron microscopy: a review,”
    Microscopy, 66[1] 3-14 (2017).

  8. P. Gao, R. Ishikawa, E. Tochigi, A. Kumamoto, N. Shibata, and Y. Ikuhara, “Atomic-Scale Tracking of a Phase Transition from Spinel to Rocksalt in Lithium Manganese Oxide,”
    Chem. Mater., 29[3] 1006-13 (2017).

  9. P. Gao, Z. Y. Zhang, M. Q. Li, R. Ishikawa, B. Feng, H. J. Liu, Y. L. Huang, N. Shibata, X. M. Ma, S. L. Chen, J. M. Zhang, K. H. Liu, E. G. Wang, D. P. Yu, L. Liao, Y. H. Chu, and Y. Ikuhara, "Possible absence of critical thickness and size effect in ultrathin perovskite ferroelectric films,"
    Nature Communications, 8, 15549 (2017).

  10. J. Hoemke, E. Tochigi, T. Tohei, H. Yoshida, N. Shibata, Y. Ikuhara, and Y. Sakka, “Inversion domain boundaries in Mn and Al dual-doped ZnO: Atomic structure and electronic properties,”
    J. Am. Ceram.Soc., 100[9] 4252-62 (2017).

  11. X. B. Hu, C. A. J. Fisher, S. Kobayashi, Y. H. Ikuhara, Y. Fujiwara, K. Hoshikawa, H. Moriwake, K. Kohama, H. Iba, and Y. Ikuhara, “Atomic scale imaging of structural changes in solid electrolyte lanthanum lithium niobate upon annealing,”
    Acta Mater., 127 211-19 (2017).

  12. X. B. Hu, S. Kobayashi, Y. H. Ikuhara, C. A. J. Fisher, Y. Fujiwara, K. Hoshikawa, H. Moriwake, K. Kohama, H. Iba, and Y. Ikuhara, “Atomic scale imaging of structural variations in La(1-x)/3LixNbO3 (0 <= x <= 0.13) solid electrolytes,”
    Acta Mater., 123 167-76 (2017).

  13. Y. H. Ikuhara, X. Gao, C. A. J. Fisher, A. Kuwabara, H. Moriwake, K. Kohama, H. Iba, and Y. Ikuhara, “Atomic level changes during capacity fade in highly oriented thin films of cathode material LiCoPO4,”
    J. Mater. Chem. A, 5[19] 9329-38 (2017).

  14. K. Inoue, B. Feng, N. Shibata, M. Kotani, and Y. Ikuhara, “Structure of < 110 >-tilt boundaries in cubic zirconia,”
    J. Mater. Sci., 52[8] 4278-87 (2017).

  15. R. Ishikawa, Y. Shimbo, I. Sugiyama, NR. Lugg, N. Shibata, Y. Ikuhara, “Room-temperature dilute ferromagnetic dislocations in Sr1-xMnxTiO3-delta”
    PHYSICAL REVIEW B, 96[2], 024440(2017).

  16. T. T. Jia, H. Kimura, Z. X. Cheng, H. Y. Zhao, Y. H. Kim, M. Osada, T. Matsumoto, N. Shibata, and Y. Ikuhara, “Mechanical force involved multiple fields switching of both local ferroelectric and magnetic domain in a Bi5Ti3FeO15 thin film,”
    Npg Asia Mater., 9,e349 (2017).

  17. H. Jinnai, T. Higuchi, X. D. Zhuge, A. Kumamoto, K. J. Batenburg, and Y. Ikuhara, “Three-Dimensional Visualization and Characterization of Polymeric Self-Assemblies by Transmission Electron Microtomography,”
    Acc. Chem. Res., 50[6] 1293-302 (2017).

  18. S. Katayama, T. Katase, T. Tohei, B. Feng, Y. Ikuhara, and H. Ohta, “Reactive Solid-Phase Epitaxy and Electrical Conductivity of Layered Sodium Manganese Oxide Films,”
    Cryst Growth Des, 17[4] 1849-53 (2017).

  19. D. W. Kim, H. Shiiba, N. Zettsu, T. Yamada, T. Kimijima, G. Sanchez-Santolino, R. Ishikawa, Y. Ikuhara, and K. Teshima, “Full picture discovery for mixed-fluorine anion effects on high-voltage spinel lithium nickel manganese oxide cathodes,”
    Npg Asia Mater., 9,e398 (2017).

  20. S. Kobayashi, C. A. J. Fisher, A. Kuwabara, Y. Ukyo, and Y. Ikuhara, “Quantitative analysis of Li distributions in battery material Li1-xFePO4 using Fe M-2,M-3-edge and valence electron energy loss spectra,”
    Microscopy, 66[4] 254-60 (2017).

  21. Y. Kuromitsu, Y. Nagatomo, K. Akiyama, N. Shibata, and Y. Ikuhara, “Direct-bonded aluminum on aluminum nitride substrates by transient liquid phase bonding,”
    J Ceram. Soc. Jpn., 125[3] 165-67 (2017).

  22. X. M. Liu, Z. J. Yu, R. Ishikawa, L. Q. Chen, X. F. Liu, X. W. Yin, Y. Ikuhara, and R. Riedel, “Single-source-precursor derived RGO/CNTs-SiCN ceramic nanocomposite with ultra-high electromagnetic shielding effectiveness,”
    Acta Mater, 130, 83-93 (2017).

  23. X. M. Liu, Z. J. Yu, R. Ishikawa, L. Q. Chen, X. W. Yin, Y. Ikuhara, and R. Riedel, "Single-source-precursor synthesis and electromagnetic properties of novel RGO-SiCN ceramic nanocomposites,"
    Journal of Materials Chemistry C, 5[31] 7950-60 (2017).

  24. H. Moriwake, A. Kuwabara, C. A. J. Fisher, and Y. Ikuhara, “Why is sodium-intercalated graphite unstable?,”
    Rsc Adv., 7[58] 36550-54 (2017).

  25. A. Nakamura, K. Matsunaga, E. Tochigi, N. Shibata, Y. Ikuhara, and K. P. D. Lagerlof, “Another origin of yield drop behavior in sapphire deformed via basal slip: Recombination of climb-dissociated partial dislocations,”
    Scr. Mater., 138 109-13 (2017).

  26. Y. Nezu, Y. Q. Zhang, C. L. Chen, Y. Ikuhara, and H. Ohta, "Solid-phase epitaxial film growth and optical properties of a ferroelectric oxide, Sr2Nb2O7,"
    Journal of Applied Physics, 122[13] (2017).

  27. N. Nishiyama, R. Ishikawa, H. Ohfuji, H. Marquardt, A. Kurnosov, T. Taniguchi, B. N. Kim, H. Yoshida, A. Masuno, J. Bednarcik, E. Kulik, Y. Ikuhara, F. Wakai, and T. Irifune, “Transparent polycrystalline cubic silicon nitride,”
    Sci. Rep., 7 (2017).

  28. K. Ohki, T. Nagaishi, T. Kato, D. Yokoe, T. Hirayama, Y. Ikuhara, T. Ueno, K. Yamagishi, T. Takao, R. Piao, H. Maeda, Y. Yanagisawa, “Fabrication, microstructure and persistent current measurement of an intermediate grown superconducting (iGS) joint between REBCO-coated conductors”
    Supercond. Sci. Technol., 30[11], 115017(2017).

  29. AV. Sanchela, T. Onozato, B. Feng, Y. Ikuhara, H. Ohta, “Thermopower modulation clarification of the intrinsic effective mass in transparent oxide semiconductor BaSnO3”,
    PHYSICAL REVIEW MATERIALS, 1[3], 34603(2017)

  30. S. Sasano, R. Ishikawa, I. Sugiyama, T. Higashi, T. Kimura, Y. H. Ikuhara, N. Shibata, and Y. Ikuhara, “Relative Li-ion mobility mapping in Li0.33La0.56TiO3 polycrystalline by electron backscatter diffraction and electrochemical strain microscopy,”
    Appl. Phys. Express, 10[6], 061102 (2017).

  31. T. Seki, G. Sanchez-Santolino, R. Ishikawa, S. D. Findlay, Y. Ikuhara, and N. Shibata, "Quantitative electric field mapping in thin specimens using a segmented detector: Revisiting the transfer function for differential phase contrast,"
    Ultramicroscopy, 182, 258-63 (2017).

  32. N. Shibata, S. D. Findlay, T. Matsumoto, Y. Kohno, T. Seki, G. Sanchez-Santolino, and Y. Ikuhara, “Direct Visualization of Local Electromagnetic Field Structures by Scanning Transmission Electron Microscopy,”
    Acc. Chem. Res., 50[7] 1502-12 (2017).

  33. N. Shibata, T. Seki, G. Sanchez-Santolino, S. D. Findlay, Y. Kohno, T. Matsumoto, R. Ishikawa, and Y. Ikuhara, “Electric field imaging of single atoms,”
    Nat. Commun., 8,15631 (2017).

  34. E. Tochigi, Y. Kezuka, A. Nakamura, N. Shibata, and Y. Ikuhara, “Direct Observation of Impurity Segregation at Dislocation Cores in an Ionic Crystal,”
    Nano Lett., 17[5] 2908-12 (2017).

  35. E. Tochigi, H. Matsuhata, H. Yamaguchi, T. Sekiguchi, H. Okumura, and Y. Ikuhara, “Investigation of V-shaped extended defects in a 4H-SiC epitaxial film,”
    Phil. Mag., 97[9] 657-70 (2017).

  36. Z. Wang, S. V. Ketov, C. L. Chen, Y. Shen, Y. Ikuhara, A. A. Tsarkov, D. V. Louzguine-Luzgin, and J. H. Perepezko, “Nucleation and thermal stability of an icosahedral nanophase during the early crystallization stage in Zr-Co-Cu-Al metallic glasses,”
    Acta Mater., 132 298-306 (2017).

  37. Y. Q. Zhang, B. Feng, H. Hayashi, T. Tohei, I. Tanaka, Y. Ikuhara, and H. Ohta, “Thermoelectric phase diagram of the SrTiO3-SrNbO3 solid solution system,”
    J. Appl. Phys., 121[18],185102 (2017).

  38. H. Y. Zhao, K. Cai, Z. X. Cheng, T. T. Jia, H. Kimura, Z. B. Ma, Q. M. Fu, Z. D. Huang, T. Matsumoto, T. Tohei, N. Shibata, and Y. Ikuhara, “A Novel Class of Multiferroic Material, Bi4Ti3O12 center dot nBiFeO(3) with Localized Magnetic Ordering Evaluated from Their Single Crystals,”
    Adv. Electron. Mater., 3[1] (2017).

  39. H. Y. Zhao, K. Cai, Z. R. Fan, Z. D. Huang, Z. B. Ma, T. T. Jia, H. Kimura, Y. G. Yang, T. Matsumoto, T. S. Tohei, N. Shibata, and Y. Ikuhara, “Ferroelectric domains and phase evolution in (Fe:) KTa1-xNbxO3 crystals,”
    Appl. Surf. Sci., 413 1-6 (2017).

  40. C. Zhou, C. Fasel, R. Ishikawa, M. Gallei, Y. Ikuhara, S. Lauterbach, H. J. Kleebe, R. Riedel, and E. Ionescu, "One-pot synthesis of a C/SiFeN(O)-based ceramic paper with in-situ generated hierarchical micro/nano-morphology,"
    Journal of the European Ceramic Society, 37[16] 5193-203 (2017).

  41. L. Zhou, J. H. Dai, Y. S. Chai, H. M. Zhang, S. Dong, H. B. Cao, S. Calder, Y. Y. Yin, X. Wang, X. D. Shen, Z. H. Liu, T. Saito, Y. Shimakawa, H. Hojo, Y. Ikuhara, M. Azuma, Z. W. Hu, Y. Sun, C. Q. Jin, and Y. W. Long, "Realization of Large Electric Polarization and Strong Magnetoelectric Coupling in BiMn3Cr4O12,"
    Advanced Materials, 29[44], 1703435 (2017).