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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Materials Science D-index 60 Citations 12,992 466 World Ranking 3224 National Ranking 968
Chemistry D-index 60 Citations 12,669 349 World Ranking 4820 National Ranking 1593

Research.com Recognitions

Awards & Achievements

2016 - Fellow of the Materials Research Society For development of the chemical and physical understanding enabling the chemical vapor deposition of compound semiconductors and their use in the formation of optical and electronic devices.

2012 - Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS)

2011 - IEEE Fellow For contributions to electronic materials growth for epitaxial devices

2010 - Member of the National Academy of Engineering For contributions to chemical vapor deposition of compound semiconductors.

1997 - Fellow of American Physical Society (APS) Citation For his seminal contributions to the fundamental understanding of vaporphase growth of IIIV compound semiconductors and his discovery of longrange order in compound semiconductors

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Semiconductor
  • Electron

His primary areas of study are Epitaxy, Analytical chemistry, Doping, Inorganic chemistry and Optoelectronics. His primary area of study in Epitaxy is in the field of Metalorganic vapour phase epitaxy. His research in Analytical chemistry intersects with topics in Ohmic contact, Wide-bandgap semiconductor, Carbon and Chemical vapor deposition.

His Doping research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Luminescence, Acceptor, Phase and Oxygen. His study in Inorganic chemistry is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Selectivity, Catalysis, Chemisorption, Atomic layer deposition and Triethylgallium. His Optoelectronics research incorporates elements of Nanotechnology, Contact area and Optics.

His most cited work include:

  • Catalyst Design with Atomic Layer Deposition (336 citations)
  • Long-range order in Al x Ga 1-x As (323 citations)
  • Surface Chemistry of Prototypical Bulk II-VI and III-V Semiconductors and Implications for Chemical Sensing. (279 citations)

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

Thomas F. Kuech mainly focuses on Epitaxy, Optoelectronics, Analytical chemistry, Metalorganic vapour phase epitaxy and Photoluminescence. His research integrates issues of Chemical vapor deposition, Doping, Inorganic chemistry, Thin film and Crystallography in his study of Epitaxy. His studies in Optoelectronics integrate themes in fields like Quantum well, Laser and Substrate.

Thomas F. Kuech interconnects Annealing, Impurity, Growth rate and Mineralogy in the investigation of issues within Analytical chemistry. In his study, which falls under the umbrella issue of Metalorganic vapour phase epitaxy, Metal is strongly linked to Phase. The concepts of his Photoluminescence study are interwoven with issues in Luminescence, Condensed matter physics, Band gap and Gallium.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Epitaxy (41.97%)
  • Optoelectronics (36.82%)
  • Analytical chemistry (28.42%)

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

  • Epitaxy (41.97%)
  • Optoelectronics (36.82%)
  • Metalorganic vapour phase epitaxy (26.07%)

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

His primary areas of investigation include Epitaxy, Optoelectronics, Metalorganic vapour phase epitaxy, Atomic layer deposition and Analytical chemistry. His Epitaxy research includes themes of Thin film, Phase, Semiconductor, Metal and Substrate. The various areas that he examines in his Optoelectronics study include Quantum well and Laser.

Thomas F. Kuech has included themes like Quantum dot, Solar cell, Chemical vapor deposition and Superlattice in his Metalorganic vapour phase epitaxy study. His Atomic layer deposition research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Inorganic chemistry, Cathode, Catalysis, Electrochemistry and Chemical engineering. Thomas F. Kuech works in the field of Analytical chemistry, namely X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy.

Between 2014 and 2021, his most popular works were:

  • Catalyst Design with Atomic Layer Deposition (336 citations)
  • Stabilizing cobalt catalysts for aqueous-phase reactions by strong metal-support interaction (63 citations)
  • Role of the Cu-ZrO2 Interfacial Sites for Conversion of Ethanol to Ethyl Acetate and Synthesis of Methanol from CO2 and H2 (57 citations)

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

  • Quantum mechanics
  • Semiconductor
  • Electron

Thomas F. Kuech spends much of his time researching Atomic layer deposition, Epitaxy, Analytical chemistry, Semiconductor and Nanotechnology. His Epitaxy research is multidisciplinary, incorporating perspectives in Optoelectronics, Heterojunction, Photoluminescence, Transmission electron microscopy and Metal. His work on Quantum dot laser as part of general Optoelectronics research is frequently linked to Performance ratio, thereby connecting diverse disciplines of science.

His Analytical chemistry study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Metalorganic vapour phase epitaxy, Scanning transmission electron microscopy, Thin film, Desorption and Superlattice. His study on Semiconductor also encompasses disciplines like

  • Metastability which intersects with area such as Crystallographic defect, Condensed matter physics, Phase, Surface reconstruction and Thermochemistry,
  • Deposition that connect with fields like Quartz, Welding, Hydride and Doping. His research in Nanotechnology intersects with topics in Crystal growth, Group and Density functional theory.

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Best Publications

Long-range order in Al x Ga 1-x As

T. S. Kuan;T. F. Kuech;W. I. Wang;E. L. Wilkie.
Physical Review Letters (1985)

504 Citations

Catalyst Design with Atomic Layer Deposition

Brandon J. O'Neill;Brandon J. O'Neill;David H. K. Jackson;Jechan Lee;Christian P. Canlas.
ACS Catalysis (2015)

461 Citations

Surface Chemistry of Prototypical Bulk II-VI and III-V Semiconductors and Implications for Chemical Sensing.

Fazila Seker;Kathleen Meeker;Thomas F. Kuech;Arthur B. Ellis.
Chemical Reviews (2000)

421 Citations

GaN-based devices using (Ga, AL, In)N base layers

Tischler Michael A;Kuech Thomas F.
(1997)

344 Citations

Determination of the interdiffusion of Al and Ga in undoped (Al,Ga)As/GaAs quantum wells

T. E. Schlesinger;T. Kuech.
Applied Physics Letters (1986)

322 Citations

Mechanism of carbon incorporation in MOCVD GaAs

T.F. Kuech;E. Veuhoff.
Journal of Crystal Growth (1984)

264 Citations

Nonalloyed ohmic contacts to n-GaAs by solid-phase epitaxy of Ge

E. D. Marshall;B. Zhang;L. C. Wang;P. F. Jiao.
Journal of Applied Physics (1987)

240 Citations

Pressure dependence of GaAs/AlxGa1−xAs quantum‐well bound states: The determination of valence‐band offsets

D. J. Wolford;T. F. Kuech;J. A. Bradley;M. A. Gell.
Journal of Vacuum Science & Technology B (1986)

231 Citations

Controlled carbon doping of GaAs by metalorganic vapor phase epitaxy

T. F. Kuech;M. A. Tischler;P.‐J. Wang;G. Scilla.
Applied Physics Letters (1988)

224 Citations

p-GaN surface treatments for metal contacts

Jingxi Sun;K. A. Rickert;J. M. Redwing;A. B. Ellis.
Applied Physics Letters (2000)

210 Citations

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Profile was last updated on December 6th, 2021.
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