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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Materials Science D-index 84 Citations 30,765 418 World Ranking 832 National Ranking 321

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Awards & Achievements

2020 - Member of the National Academy of Engineering For developments in microprocessor thermal management and nanoscale heat conduction.

2020 - Semiconductor Industry Association University Researcher Award

2019 - Fellow, National Academy of Inventors

2016 - Charles Russ Richards Memorial Award, The American Society of Mechanical Engineers

2014 - Heat Transfer Memorial Award, The American Society of Mechanical Engineers

2014 - Fellow of American Physical Society (APS) Citation For contributions to the understanding of phonon and electron conduction in solid films, nanostructures, and in semiconductor nanoelectronics

2013 - Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

2011 - Fellow of the American Society of Mechanical Engineers

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Thermodynamics
  • Semiconductor
  • Mechanical engineering

His primary areas of investigation include Thermal conductivity, Thermal conduction, Optoelectronics, Silicon and Condensed matter physics. His Thermal conductivity study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Thermal resistance, Thermal and Carbon nanotube. His Thermal conduction research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Chemical vapor deposition, Thermal radiation, Seebeck coefficient, Electrical resistivity and conductivity and Heat transfer.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Polyimide, Cantilever, Electronic engineering and Electrical engineering. His Silicon research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Dielectric and Dissipation. Kenneth E. Goodson interconnects Amorphous solid, Joule heating and Mean free path in the investigation of issues within Condensed matter physics.

His most cited work include:

  • Nanoscale thermal transport (2332 citations)
  • Thermal Conductance of an Individual Single-Wall Carbon Nanotube above Room Temperature (1254 citations)
  • Phase Change Memory (1178 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

Thermal conductivity, Optoelectronics, Thermal conduction, Composite material and Thermal are his primary areas of study. As part of one scientific family, Kenneth E. Goodson deals mainly with the area of Thermal conductivity, narrowing it down to issues related to the Condensed matter physics, and often Scattering. Kenneth E. Goodson works mostly in the field of Optoelectronics, limiting it down to topics relating to Electronic engineering and, in certain cases, Phase-change memory, as a part of the same area of interest.

His Thermal conduction research integrates issues from Diamond, Nanotechnology, Grain boundary, Heat transfer and Interfacial thermal resistance. Kenneth E. Goodson has researched Heat transfer in several fields, including Mechanical engineering and Boiling. His Composite material research incorporates themes from Thermal contact conductance and Thermodynamics.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Thermal conductivity (35.33%)
  • Optoelectronics (25.04%)
  • Thermal conduction (24.53%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2015-2021)?

  • Optoelectronics (25.04%)
  • Thermal conductivity (35.33%)
  • Thermal (18.70%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

His main research concerns Optoelectronics, Thermal conductivity, Thermal, Composite material and Thermal conduction. His Optoelectronics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Interfacial thermal resistance and Graphene. Kenneth E. Goodson works on Thermal conductivity which deals in particular with Phonon scattering.

His work on Thermal resistance as part of general Thermal research is often related to Chemical substance, thus linking different fields of science. The study incorporates disciplines such as Nanowire, Condenser, Evaporator and Copper in addition to Composite material. His study in Thermal conduction is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Work and Mineralogy.

Between 2015 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Temperature-Dependent Thermal Boundary Conductance of Monolayer MoS2 by Raman Thermometry. (66 citations)
  • Modulation of thermal and thermoelectric transport in individual carbon nanotubes by fullerene encapsulation (54 citations)
  • Anisotropic and inhomogeneous thermal conduction in suspended thin-film polycrystalline diamond (53 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Thermodynamics
  • Semiconductor
  • Mechanical engineering

His primary scientific interests are in Thermal conductivity, Optoelectronics, Thermal conduction, Phonon and Condensed matter physics. Kenneth E. Goodson studies Thermal conductivity, focusing on Phonon scattering in particular. His Optoelectronics study combines topics in areas such as Surface roughness, Thermal, Thermoelectric effect and Diffraction.

His work deals with themes such as Work, Heat flux and Mineralogy, which intersect with Thermal conduction. His Phonon research includes themes of van der Waals force, Thermal management of electronic devices and systems and Anisotropy. His research in Condensed matter physics tackles topics such as Scattering which are related to areas like Nitride.

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Best Publications

Nanoscale thermal transport

David G. Cahill;Wayne K. Ford;Kenneth E. Goodson;Gerald D. Mahan.
Journal of Applied Physics (2003)

3059 Citations

Thermal Conductance of an Individual Single-Wall Carbon Nanotube above Room Temperature

Eric Pop;David Mann;Qian Wang;Kenneth Goodson.
Nano Letters (2006)

1912 Citations

Phase Change Memory

H P Wong;S Raoux;S Kim;J Liang.
Proceedings of the IEEE (2010)

1589 Citations

Nanoscale thermal transport. II. 2003–2012

David G. Cahill;Paul V. Braun;Gang Chen;David R. Clarke.
Applied physics reviews (2014)

1193 Citations

A benchmark study on the thermal conductivity of nanofluids

Jacopo Buongiorno;David C. Venerus;Naveen Prabhat;Thomas McKrell.
Journal of Applied Physics (2009)

1112 Citations

Phonon scattering in silicon films with thickness of order 100 nm

Y. S. Ju;K. E. Goodson.
Applied Physics Letters (1999)

795 Citations

Thermometry and Thermal Transport in Micro/Nanoscale Solid-State Devices and Structures

David G. Cahill;Kenneth Goodson;Arunava Majumdar.
Journal of Heat Transfer-transactions of The Asme (2002)

702 Citations

Heat Generation and Transport in Nanometer-Scale Transistors

E. Pop;S. Sinha;K.E. Goodson.
Proceedings of the IEEE (2006)

648 Citations

Negative differential conductance and hot phonons in suspended nanotube molecular wires.

Eric Pop;David Mann;Jien Cao;Qian Wang.
Physical Review Letters (2005)

525 Citations

Subpixel displacement and deformation gradient measurement using digital image/speckle correlation (DISC)

Peng Zhou;Kenneth E. Goodson.
Optical Engineering (2001)

523 Citations

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