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Surname: 
Terrasi
Firstname: 
Antonio
Position: 
Associate
Profile: 
Professor
Phone: 
+390953785431
Curriculum: 

Born in Erice (Trapani-Italy) July 7th 1961.
- Degree in Physics cum laude in1986 at the University of Catania
- Ph.D in Physics in 1990 at the University of Catania
- Several post-doctoral stages granted by the “Consortium for Microelectronics Research in Southern Italy” (Co.Ri.M.Me.) and by the “Sicilian Center for Nuclear and Matter Physics” (C.S.F.N.S.M.).
- Visiting Scientist at the University of Wisconsin-Madison (U.S.A.) in 1988, 1989 and 1990.
- Scientific Functionary at the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (E.P.F.L.) in 1994
- Researcher at the National Council of Research (1995-1997).
- Assistant Professor at the University of Catania (1997-2005).
- Associate Professor of Experimental Physics at the University of Catania since 2005.
- Co-Director since 2010 of the International School “Materials for Renewable Energy”, organized every 2 years at the “Ettore Majorana Center” in Erice (Italy) and sponsored by MRS and E-MRS Societies.
- Deputy Director of the IMM-CNR Catania Unit since October 2015

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Scientific Productions

M Micali, S Cosentino, A Terrasi

Structural, optical and electrical characterization of ITO films co-doped with Molybdenum

Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells [North-Holland], Volume: 221 Pages: 110904

Francesco Tessarolo, Giandomenico Nollo, Devid Maniglio, Marta Rigoni, Luca Benedetti, Fabrizia Helfer, Ivan Corradi, Luigi Rovati, Alberto Ferrari, Mattia Piccini, Luca Accorsi, Elena Veronesi, Aurora Cuoghi, Salvo Baglio, Nunzio Tuccitto, Stefania Stefani, Stefano Stracquadanio, Filippo Caraci, Antonio Terrasi, Alessia Tricomi, Mario Musumeci, Andrea Miraglia, Giacomo Cuttone, Sofia Cosentino, Carlo Muscas, Luca Agostino Vitali, Dezemona Petrelli, Leopoldo Angrisani, Roberta Colicchio, Andrea D’anna, Ivo Iavicoli, Gianluigi De Falco, Francesco Di Natale, Ernesto Di Maio, Paola Salvatore, Fabiana Quaglia, Marina Mingoia, Paolo Castellini, Paolo Chiariotti, Serena Simoni, Luigi Montalto, Alessia Baleani, Nicola Paone

Testing Surgical Face Masks in an Emergency Context: The Experience of Italian Laboratories during the COVID-19 Pandemic Crisis

International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health [Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute], Volume: 18 Issue: 4 Pages: 1462

Salvatore Cosentino, Mario Urso, Giacomo Torrisi, Sergio Battiato, Francesco Priolo, Antonio Terrasi, Salvo Mirabella

High intrinsic activity of the oxygen evolution reaction in low-cost NiO nanowall electrocatalysts

Materials Advances [RSC], Volume: 1 Issue: 6 Pages: 1971-1979

Salvatore Cosentino, Mario Urso, Giacomo Torrisi, Sergio Battiato, Francesco Priolo, Antonio Terrasi, Salvo Mirabella

Correction: High intrinsic activity of the oxygen evolution reaction in low-cost NiO nanowall electrocatalysts

Materials Advances [Royal Society of Chemistry], Volume: 1 Issue: 7 Pages: 2542-2542

Mario Urso, Giacomo Torrisi, Sergio Battiato, Antonio Terrasi, Salvo Mirabella

High intrinsic activity of oxygen evolution reaction in low-cost NiO nanowalls electrocatalyst

Materials Advances [Royal Society of Chemistry],

Antonino Scandurra, Francesco Ruffino, Maria Censabella, Antonio Terrasi, Maria Grazia Grimaldi

Dewetted Gold Nanostructures onto Exfoliated Graphene Paper as High Efficient Glucose Sensor

Nanomaterials [Multidisciplinary Digital Publishing Institute], Volume: 9 Issue: 12 Pages: 1794

G Torrisi, E Cavaliere, Francesco Banfi, G Benetti, R Raciti, L Gavioli, Antonio Terrasi

Ag cluster beam deposition for TCO/Ag/TCO multilayer

Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells [North-Holland], Volume: 199 Pages: 114-121

Giacomo Torrisi, João S Luis, Olalla Sanchez-Sobrado, Rosario Raciti, Manuel J Mendes, Hugo Águas, Elvira Fortunato, Rodrigo Martins, Antonio Terrasi

Colloidal-structured metallic micro-grids: High performance transparent electrodes in the red and infrared range

Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells [North-Holland], Volume: 197 Pages: 7-12

Valentina Lombardo, Luisa D'Urso, Giovanni Mannino, Silvia Scalese, Daniele Spucches, Antonino La Magna, Antonio Terrasi, Rosaria A Puglisi

Transparent conductive polymers obtained by in-solution doping of PEDOT: PSS

Polymer [Elsevier],

Antonio Terrasi

Informing the next R&D generation: The Erice School on Materials for Renewable Energy and Sustainability

MRS Bulletin [Cambridge University Press], Volume: 43 Issue: 9 Pages: 710-710

Rosario Raciti, Rahim Bahariqushchi, Caterina Summonte, A Aydinli, Antonio Terrasi, Salvo Mirabella

Optical bandgap of semiconductor nanostructures: Methods for experimental data analysis

Journal of Applied Physics [AIP Publishing LLC], Volume: 121 Issue: 23 Pages: 234304

Giacomo Torrisi, Isodiana Crupi, Salvo Mirabella, A Terrasi

Robustness and electrical reliability of AZO/Ag/AZO thin film after bending stress

Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells [North-Holland], Volume: 165 Pages: 88-93

Stefano Boscarino, Giacomo Torrisi, Isodiana Crupi, Alessandra Alberti, Salvatore Mirabella, Francesco Ruffino, Antonio Terrasi

Ion irradiation of AZO thin films for flexible electronics

Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research Section B: Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms [North-Holland], Volume: 392 Pages: 14-20

Antonio Terrasi

Teaching energy and sustainability: The Erice schools: erice-energy-school-2016. ct. infn. it

MRS Bulletin [Cambridge University Press], Volume: 41 Issue: 11 Pages: 907-907

Antonio Terrasi

Teaching energy and sustainability: The Erice schools

MRS Bulletin [Cambridge University Press], Volume: 41 Issue: 11 Pages: 907

Salvatore Cosentino, Giacomo Torrisi, Rosario Raciti, Massimo Zimbone, Isodiana Crupi, Salvo Mirabella, Antonio Terrasi

Growth kinetics of colloidal Ge nanocrystals for light harvesters

RSC advances [Royal Society of Chemistry], Volume: 6 Issue: 44 Pages: 38454-38462

EG Barbagiovanni, R Reitano, G Franzò, V Strano, A Terrasi, S Mirabella

Radiative mechanism and surface modification of four visible deep level defect states in ZnO nanorods

Nanoscale [Royal Society of Chemistry], Volume: 8 Issue: 2 Pages: 995-1006

EG Barbagiovanni, S Cosentino, DJ Lockwood, RN Costa Filho, A Terrasi, S Mirabella

Influence of interface potential on the effective mass in Ge nanostructures

Journal of Applied Physics [AIP Publishing LLC], Volume: 117 Issue: 15 Pages: 154304

S Cosentino, EG Barbagiovanni, I Crupi, M Miritello, G Nicotra, C Spinella, D Pacifici, S Mirabella, A Terrasi

Size dependent light absorption modulation and enhanced carrier transport in germanium quantum dots devices

Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells [North-Holland], Volume: 135 Pages: 22-28

Antonio Terrasi, Salvatore Cosentino, Isodiana Crupi, Salvo Mirabella

Ge Nanostructures for Harvesting and Detection of Light

Nanotechnology and Photovoltaic Devices: Light Energy Harvesting with Group IV Nanostructures [],

Alessia Irrera, Pietro Artoni, Valeria Fioravanti, Giorgia Franzò, Barbara Fazio, Paolo Musumeci, Simona Boninelli, Giuliana Impellizzeri, Antonio Terrasi, Francesco Priolo, Fabio Iacona

Visible and infrared emission from Si/Ge nanowires synthesized by metal-assisted wet etching

Nanoscale research letters [SpringerOpen], Volume: 9 Issue: 1 Pages: 1-7

Antonio Terrasi

News and analysis on materials solutions to energy challenges

MRS Bulletin [Cambridge University Press], Volume: 39 Issue: 9 Pages: 767

Antonio Terrasi

News and analysis on materials solutions to energy challenges: www. mrs. org/energy-quarterly| www. materialsforenergy. org

MRS Bulletin [Cambridge University Press], Volume: 39 Issue: 9 Pages: 767-767

S Boscarino, I Crupi, S Mirabella, F Simone, A Terrasi

TCO/Ag/TCO transparent electrodes for solar cells application

Applied Physics A [Springer Berlin Heidelberg], Volume: 116 Issue: 3 Pages: 1287-1291

S Cosentino, S Knebel, S Mirabella, S Gibilisco, F Simone, H Bracht, G Wilde, A Terrasi

Light absorption in Ge nanoclusters embedded in SiO2: comparison between magnetron sputtering and sol–gel synthesis

Applied Physics A [Springer Berlin Heidelberg], Volume: 116 Issue: 1 Pages: 233-241

Salvatore Cosentino, Emel Sungur Ozen, Rosario Raciti, Antonio M Mio, Giuseppe Nicotra, Francesca Simone, Isodiana Crupi, Rasit Turan, Antonio Terrasi, Atilla Aydinli, Salvo Mirabella

Light harvesting with Ge quantum dots embedded in SiO2 or Si3N4

Journal of Applied Physics [American Institute of Physics], Volume: 115 Issue: 4 Pages: 043103

S Cosentino, S Mirabella, Pei Liu, Son T Le, M Miritello, S Lee, I Crupi, G Nicotra, C Spinella, D Paine, A Terrasi, A Zaslavsky, D Pacifici

Role of Ge nanoclusters in the performance of photodetectors compatible with Si technology

Thin Solid Films [Elsevier], Volume: 548 Pages: 551-555

Isodiana Crupi, Stefano Boscarino, Giacomo Torrisi, Giorgia Scapellato, Salvatore Mirabella, Giovanni Piccitto, Francesca Simone, Antonio Terrasi

Laser irradiation of ZnO: Al/Ag/ZnO: Al multilayers for electrical isolation in thin film photovoltaics

Nanoscale research letters [SpringerOpen], Volume: 8 Issue: 1 Pages: 1-5

M Canino, C Summonte, M Allegrezza, Rimpy Shukla, IP Jain, M Bellettato, A Desalvo, F Mancarella, M Sanmartin, A Terrasi, P Löper, M Schnabel, S Janz

Identification and tackling of a parasitic surface compound in SiC and Si-rich carbide films

Materials Science and Engineering: B [Elsevier], Volume: 178 Issue: 9 Pages: 623-629

Pei Liu, S Cosentino, Son T Le, S Lee, D Paine, A Zaslavsky, D Pacifici, S Mirabella, M Miritello, I Crupi, A Terrasi

Transient photoresponse and incident power dependence of high-efficiency germanium quantum dot photodetectors

Journal of Applied Physics [American Institute of Physics], Volume: 112 Issue: 8 Pages: 083103

S Mirabella, S Cosentino, A Gentile, G Nicotra, N Piluso, LV Mercaldo, F Simone, C Spinella, A Terrasi

Matrix role in Ge nanoclusters embedded in Si3N4 or SiO2

Applied Physics Letters [American Institute of Physics], Volume: 101 Issue: 1 Pages: 011911

I Crupi, S Boscarino, V Strano, S Mirabella, F Simone, A Terrasi

Optimization of ZnO: Al/Ag/ZnO: Al structures for ultra-thin high-performance transparent conductive electrodes

Thin Solid Films [Elsevier], Volume: 520 Issue: 13 Pages: 4432-4435

C Summonte, M Canino, M Allegrezza, M Bellettato, A Desalvo, S Mirabella, A Terrasi

Systematic characterization of silicon nanodot absorption for third generation photovoltaics

Proceedings of the 26th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference, Hamburg, Germany [], Pages: 21-25

Salvo Mirabella, Antonella Gentile, Salvo Cosentino, Nicolo Piluso, Giuseppe Nicotra, Emilia Esposito, Marco Camalleri, Francesca Simone, Antonio Terrasi

Ge Quantum Dots Embedded in SiO2 or SiNx: Synthesis and Light Absorption

ECS Meeting Abstracts [IOP Publishing], Issue: 29 Pages: 2015

S Cosentino, Pei Liu, Son T Le, S Lee, D Paine, A Zaslavsky, D Pacifici, S Mirabella, M Miritello, I Crupi, A Terrasi

High-efficiency silicon-compatible photodetectors based on Ge quantum dots

Applied Physics Letters [American Institute of Physics], Volume: 98 Issue: 22 Pages: 221107

C Summonte, E Centurioni, M Canino, M Allegrezza, A Desalvo, A Terrasi, S Mirabella, S Di Marco, MA Di Stefano, M Miritello, R Lo Savio, F Simone, R Agosta

Optical properties of silicon rich oxides

physica status solidi c [WILEY‐VCH Verlag], Volume: 8 Issue: 3 Pages: 996-1001

Salvo Mirabella, Davide De Salvador, Elena Bruno, Enrico Napolitani, Giorgia Scapellato, Massimo Mastromatteo, Giuliana Impellizzeri, Gabriele Bisognin, Simona Boninelli, Antonio Terrasi, Alberto Carnera, Francesco Priolo

Recent Insights in the Diffusion of Boron in Silicon and Germanium

ECS Transactions [IOP Publishing], Volume: 33 Issue: 11 Pages: 167

Salvo Mirabella, Davide De Salvador, Elena Bruno, Enrico Napolitani, Giorgia Scapellato, Massimo Mastromatteo, Giuliana Impellizzeri, Gabriele Bisognin, Simona Boninelli, Antonio Terrasi, Alberto Carnera, Francesco Priolo

(Invited) Recent Insights in the Diffusion of Boron in Silicon and Germanium

ECS Transactions [The Electrochemical Society], Volume: 33 Issue: 11 Pages: 167-178

Salvo Mirabella, Davide De Salvador, Elena Bruno, Enrico Napolitani, Giorgia Scapellato, Massimo Mastromatteo, Giuliana Impellizzeri, Gabriele Bisognin, Antonio Terrasi, Alberto Carnera, Francesco Priolo

Recent Insights in the Diffusion of B in Silicon and Germanium

ECS Meeting Abstracts [IOP Publishing], Issue: 23 Pages: 1569

E Bruno, S Mirabella, G Scapellato, G Impellizzeri, A Terrasi, F Priolo, E Napolitani, D De Salvador, M Mastromatteo, A Carnera

Radiation enhanced diffusion of B in crystalline Ge

Thin Solid Films [Elsevier], Volume: 518 Issue: 9 Pages: 2386-2389

G Bisognin, S Vangelista, M Mastromatteo, E Napolitani, D De Salvador, A Carnera, M Berti, E Bruno, G Scapellato, A Terrasi

Defects in Ge caused by sub-amorphizing self-implantation: Formation and dissolution

Thin solid films [Elsevier], Volume: 518 Issue: 9 Pages: 2326-2329

I Crupi, S Mirabella, D D’Angelo, S Gibilisco, A Grasso, S Di Marco, F Simone, A Terrasi

Anomalous and normal Hall effect in hydrogenated amorphous Si prepared by plasma enhanced chemical vapor deposition

Journal of Applied Physics [American Institute of Physics], Volume: 107 Issue: 4 Pages: 043503

C Summonte, A Desalvo, M Canino, M Allegrezza, M Rosa, M Ferri, E Centurioni, A Terrasi, S Mirabella

Optical properties of silicon nanodots in SiC matrix

Proceedings of the 25th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition, Valencia, Spain [], Pages: 662-666

S Cosentino, S Mirabella, M Miritello, G Nicotra, R Lo Savio, F Simone, C Spinella, A Terrasi

The role of the surfaces in the photon absorption in Ge nanoclusters embedded in silica

NANOSCALE RESEARCH LETTERS [], Volume: 6 Issue: 1 Pages: 1-7

S Mirabella, R Agosta, G Franzò, I Crupi, M Miritello, R Lo Savio, MA Di Stefano, S Di Marco, F Simone, A Terrasi

Light absorption in silicon quantum dots embedded in silica

Journal of Applied Physics [American Institute of Physics], Volume: 106 Issue: 10 Pages: 103505

E Bruno, S Mirabella, G Scapellato, G Impellizzeri, A Terrasi, F Priolo, E Napolitani, D De Salvador, M Mastromatteo, A Carnera

Mechanism of B diffusion in crystalline Ge under proton irradiation

Physical Review B [American Physical Society], Volume: 80 Issue: 3 Pages: 033204

Lirong Pei, Gerd Duscher, Christian Steen, Peter Pichler, Heiner Ryssel, Enrico Napolitani, Davide De Salvador, Alberto Maria Piro, Antonio Terrasi, Fabrice Severac, Filadelfo Cristiano, Karthik Ravichandran, Naveen Gupta, Wolfgang Windl

Detailed arsenic concentration profiles at Si/SiO 2 interfaces

Journal of Applied Physics [American Institute of Physics], Volume: 104 Issue: 4 Pages: 043507

Pei Lirong, Gerd Duscher, Christian Steen, Peter Pichler, Heiner Ryssel, Enrico Napolitani, Davide De Salvador, Alberto Maria Piro, Antonio Terrasi, Fabrice Severac, Filadelfo Cristiano, Karthik Ravichandran, Naveen Gupta, Wolfgang Windl

Detailed arsenic concentration profiles at Si/SiO {sub 2} interfaces

Journal of Applied Physics [], Volume: 104 Issue: 4

D D’Angelo, S Mirabella, E Bruno, G Pulvirenti, A Terrasi, G Bisognin, M Berti, C Bongiorno, V Raineri

Role of C in the formation and kinetics of nanovoids induced by He+ implantation in Si

Journal of Applied Physics [American Institute of Physics], Volume: 104 Issue: 2 Pages: 023501

C Summonte, S Mirabella, R Balboni, A Desalvo, I Crupi, F Simone, A Terrasi

Growth and characterization of Si nanodot multilayers in SiC matrix

Proceedings of the 23rd European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference [], Pages: 730-3

Michael W Davis, Jan Dymara, Tadeusz Januszkiewicz, Boris Okun

Cohomology of Coxeter groups with group ring coefficients: II

Algebraic & Geometric Topology [Mathematical Sciences Publishers], Volume: 6 Issue: 3 Pages: 1289-1318

Antonio Terrasi

Thermal Oxidation of MBE SiGe Films: Ge Segregation and Defects Injection

ECS Meeting Abstracts [IOP Publishing], Issue: 31 Pages: 1432

Antonio Terrasi

Self-Assembling of Ge Islands on Blank, Patterned and Ion Implanted Si (001)

ECS Meeting Abstracts [IOP Publishing], Issue: 31 Pages: 1412

Michael W Davis, Jan Dymara, Tadeusz Januszkiewicz, Boris Okun

Recent Issues

Algebraic & Geometric Topology [], Volume: 6 Issue: 3 Pages: 1289-1318

GF Cerofolini, C Galati, G Giorgi, A Motta, S Reina, L Renna, A Terrasi

Nearly flat, terraced, hydrogen-terminated, 1× 1 (100) silicon prepared by high-temperature exposure to H2

Applied Physics A [Springer Berlin Heidelberg], Volume: 81 Issue: 4 Pages: 745-751

Fabio Iacona, Alessia Irrera, Salvatore Mirabella, Simona Boninelli, Barbara Fazio, Maria Miritello, Antonio Terrasi, Giorgia Franzò, Francesco Priolo

Nanoscale silicon in photonics and photovoltaics

Silicon Nanomaterials Sourcebook [CRC Press], Pages: 593-616

Salvo Mirabella, Isodiana Crupi, Salvatore Cosentino, Antonio Terrasi

Ge Nanostructures for Harvesting and Detection of Light

Nanotechnology and Photovoltaic Devices [Pan Stanford], Pages: 326-362

Ivan Marri, Marco Govoni, Stefano Ossicini

Carrier Multiplication in Isolated and Interacting Silicon Nanocrystals

Nanotechnology and Photovoltaic Devices: Light Energy Harvesting with Group IV Nanostructures [Pan Stanford], Pages: 177-202

Gabriele Bellocchi, G Franzò, F Iacona, S Boninelli, M Miritello, A Terrasi, C Spinella, F Priolo

Optical and Structural Properties of Europium Oxide Thin Films on Silicon Substrates

Nano-Optics for Enhancing Light-Matter Interactions on a Molecular Scale [Springer, Dordrecht], Pages: 397-397

Salvo Mirabella, Salvo Cosentino, Antonio Terrasi

Synthesis and Light Absorption Mechanism in Si or Ge Nanoclusters for Photovoltaics Applications

Solid State Phenomena [Trans Tech Publications Ltd], Volume: 205 Pages: 465-474

P Liu, ST Le, S Lee, D Paine, A Zaslavsky, D Pacifici, S Cosentino, S Mirabella, M Miritello, I Crupi, A Terrasi

Fast, high-efficiency Germanium quantum dot photodetectors

2012 Lester Eastman Conference on High Performance Devices (LEC) [IEEE], Pages: 1-3

Salvo Mirabella, Giuliana Di Martino, Isodiana Crupi, Santo Gibilisco, Maria Miritello, Roberto Lo Savio, Francesca Simone, Antonio Terrasi, Francesco Priolo

Si: O Alloys for Photovoltaics: Optical and Electrical Properties from Quantum Dots to Thin Films

ECS Meeting [],

D Dangelo, S Mirabella, L Romano, AM Piro, A Terrasi, MG Mg, C Bongiorno Cbongiorno

Roughness evolution in the amorphous-crystalline interface during solid phase epitaxy of SiGe films

European Materials Research Society Spring Meeting 2006 [E-MRS], Pages: xxx-xxx