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Discipline name H-index Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Electronics and Electrical Engineering H-index 112 Citations 49,727 1,074 World Ranking 24 National Ranking 13
Materials Science H-index 117 Citations 53,315 1,133 World Ranking 206 National Ranking 93

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2016 - Fellow, National Academy of Inventors

2012 - OSA Fellows For pioneering contributions to terahertz optoelectronics.

2012 - SPIE Fellow

2009 - Fellow of the Materials Research Society

2005 - Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

1995 - Fellow of American Physical Society (APS) Citation For his contributions to physics of ballistic transport in semiconductors

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Electron
  • Optoelectronics

His primary areas of study are Optoelectronics, Field-effect transistor, Transistor, Heterojunction and Condensed matter physics. Michael Shur works mostly in the field of Optoelectronics, limiting it down to topics relating to Optics and, in certain cases, Diode, as a part of the same area of interest. His study in Field-effect transistor is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Algan gan, Transconductance, Gallium arsenide, Cutoff frequency and Threshold voltage.

His studies in Transistor integrate themes in fields like Noise, Silicon, Thin-film transistor and Leakage. His Heterojunction study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Sapphire, Microwave and Voltage. His study on Condensed matter physics also encompasses disciplines like

  • Analytical chemistry most often made with reference to Electron,
  • Electric field which connect with Field,
  • Wurtzite crystal structure which intersects with area such as Indium nitride and Gallium nitride.

His most cited work include:

  • Properties of advanced semiconductor materials : GaN, AlN, InN, BN, SiC, SiGe (1056 citations)
  • Shallow water analogy for a ballistic field effect transistor: New mechanism of plasma wave generation by dc current. (863 citations)
  • Detection, mixing, and frequency multiplication of terahertz radiation by two-dimensional electronic fluid (802 citations)

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

Michael Shur focuses on Optoelectronics, Terahertz radiation, Field-effect transistor, Transistor and Heterojunction. His Optoelectronics research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Graphene and Optics. Michael Shur has researched Terahertz radiation in several fields, including Plasmon, Plasma oscillation, Plasma and Responsivity, Detector.

His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Electron mobility, Transconductance, Doping and Gallium arsenide. In Transistor, he works on issues like Thin-film transistor, which are connected to Amorphous silicon. His Heterojunction study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Quantum well and Electron.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Optoelectronics (66.03%)
  • Terahertz radiation (20.58%)
  • Field-effect transistor (20.39%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2014-2021)?

  • Optoelectronics (66.03%)
  • Terahertz radiation (20.58%)
  • Plasmon (8.60%)

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

His primary scientific interests are in Optoelectronics, Terahertz radiation, Plasmon, Heterojunction and Graphene. His Optoelectronics research is multidisciplinary, incorporating elements of Field-effect transistor, Transistor and Optics. His biological study deals with issues like Population inversion, which deal with fields such as Band gap.

His Plasmon research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Dispersion relation, Diamond, Plasma, Waves in plasmas and Electronics. Michael Shur has included themes like Layer, Light-emitting diode, Semiconductor and Quantum well in his Heterojunction study. Michael Shur has researched Graphene in several fields, including Condensed matter physics and Noise spectral density.

Between 2014 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Selective chemical vapor sensing with few-layer MoS2 thin-film transistors: Comparison with graphene devices (86 citations)
  • Suppression of 1/f noise in near-ballistic h-BN-graphene-h-BN heterostructure field-effect transistors (65 citations)
  • Transition from capacitive coupling to direct charge transfer in asymmetric terahertz plasmonic assemblies. (60 citations)

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

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Electron
  • Optics

Michael Shur spends much of his time researching Optoelectronics, Terahertz radiation, Optics, Ultraviolet and Plasmon. His Optoelectronics research includes themes of Field-effect transistor and Graphene. Michael Shur interconnects Electron, Electron mobility and Response time in the investigation of issues within Field-effect transistor.

His studies deal with areas such as Spice, Optical pumping, Detector, Lasing threshold and Far infrared as well as Terahertz radiation. The various areas that Michael Shur examines in his Ultraviolet study include Surface and Treatment system. His research on Plasmon also deals with topics like

  • Plasma which connect with Instability,
  • Condensed matter physics which intersects with area such as Electric field.

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Top Publications

Physics of Semiconductor Devices

Michael Shur.
(1979)

1273 Citations

Handbook Series on Semiconductor Parameters

M Levinshtein;S Rumyantsev;M Shur.
(1996)

1264 Citations

Shallow water analogy for a ballistic field effect transistor: New mechanism of plasma wave generation by dc current.

Michael Dyakonov;Michael Shur.
Physical Review Letters (1993)

1175 Citations

Detection, mixing, and frequency multiplication of terahertz radiation by two-dimensional electronic fluid

M. Dyakonov;M. Shur.
IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices (1996)

1032 Citations

Properties of advanced semiconductor materials : GaN, AlN, InN, BN, SiC, SiGe

M. E. Levinshteĭn;S. L. Rumyantsev;Michael Shur.
(2001)

991 Citations

GaAs devices and circuits

Michael Shur.
(1987)

864 Citations

Introduction to Solid-State Lighting

Artūras Žukauskas;Michael Shur;Remis Gaska.
(2002)

845 Citations

Threshold Switching in Chalcogenide-Glass Thin Films

D. Adler;M. S. Shur;M. Silver;S. R. Ovshinsky.
Journal of Applied Physics (1980)

745 Citations

Transient electron transport in wurtzite GaN, InN, and AlN

Brian E. Foutz;Stephen K. O’Leary;Michael S. Shur;Lester F. Eastman.
Journal of Applied Physics (1999)

640 Citations

Sensitive Skin

V.J. Lumelsky;M.S. Shur;S. Wagner.
(2000)

603 Citations

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