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Department of Physics

Chin, Ken K.

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Email: ken.k.chin@njit.edu
Office: 466 Tiernan
Phone: 973-596-3297
Dept: Physics
Webpage: http://vmhost1-1.njit.edu/apollocenter

About me

Full verison of Dr. Ken Chin´s resume.

Education

  • PhD, Applied Physics, Stanford University, 1986
  • MS, Physics, University of Georgia, 1982
  • BS, Aerodynamics, Peking Institute of Aeronautics, 1959

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Experience

  • 2010-present:  Director, Apollo CdTE Solar Engery Research Center, NJIT 
  • 2000-             CEO, CF Technologies, Inc.
  • 2000-2005     Vice Chair, Materials Science and Engineering (MtSE) Council, NJIT
  • 2000-2005     Founding Director, MtSE M.S./Ph.D. Program, NJIT
  • 1996-2000     Acting Director, MtSE Program, NJIT
  • 1994-2004     Founding Director, NJIT-Rutgers Joint Applied Physics M.S./Ph.D. Program.

Courses I Teach

CLASSICAL ELECTRODYNAMIC
NEW CONCEPTS OF SEMICONDUCTOR
MASTER'S THESIS
MASTER'S THESIS
DOCT DISSERTATION & RES
DOCT DISSERTATION & RES
DOCT DISSERTATION & RES
DOCT DISSERTATION & RES

Research Interests

  • CdTe thin film growth and characterization; 
  • CdTe solar cell and panel;  
  • Optical fiber sensors; 
  • Fiber optic sensor systems;  
  • Power supply security;  
  • MEMS;  
  • Nanotechnology and Metamaterials;  
  • Physics of semiconductor materials and devices; 
  • IR image sensor;  
  • MBE

Refereed Conference Presentations and Invited Talks

Albert Einstein, as a physicist and as a man. Lecture invited by the Students´ Association of Beijing Normal University, June, 1980.The In/GaAs interface -- transition from Schottky barrier to ohmic contact.  Talk given at the Stanford Industrial Solid State.  Affiliates Annual Meeting, September, 1985.

A kinetic study of Schottky barrier formations of In on GaAs (110) surface. Presentation at 1985 American Vacuum Society (AVS) Meeting, Houston, October, 1985.

An investigation of the cause of initial band bending of a cleaved clean n-GaAs (110) Surface. Presentation at 1985 National Materials Research Society (MRS) FallMeeting, Boston, December, 1985.

A study of early stage of Schottky barrier formation of metal/III-V interfaces.  Talk given at Physics Department, Ford Motor Company Research Laboratories, Dearborn, May, 1986.

Transition from Schottky limit to Bardeen limit in the Schottky barrier formation of Al on n- and p-GaAs (110) interfaces. Presentation at 1986 MRS Fall Meeting, Boston, December, 1986.

Schottky barrier -- new puzzles. Invited Seminar at Electrical Engineering Department, Stanford University, January, 1987.

Initial stage of Schottky barrier formation of Metal/III-V interfaces. Department of Physics, University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN 46556.

Initial stage of Schottky barrier and ohmic contact formation of metal/III-V interfaces. Invited talk at ITT Electro-Optical Device Product Division, Roanoke, Virginia, May, 1987.

III-V Schottky barrier and heterojunction. Invited seminar at Siemens Research Center, March 4, 1988.

Photoemission study of Schottky barrier. City College, City University of New York, May 31, 1988.

Simulation of micro field emitters, Co-Authors: Marcus, Yuan, Wang, and Carr, 2nd International Vacuum Microelectronics Conference, Bath, England, 1989.

Geometry optimization for a lateral triode, Co-Authors: Carr, Wang, Marcus, 2nd International Vacuum Microelectronics Conference, Bath, England, 1989.

Vacuum microelectronics field emitters, NJ SEM ATC Symposium, Stevens Institute of Technology, Hoboken, NJ, May 16, 1990.

The verification of Fowler-Nordheim equation, NSF Workshop, George Mason University, VA July 1990.

Field emission of an emitter covered with a very thin oxide layer, 3rd International Vacuum Microelectronics Conference, Monterey, CA, 1990.

8-12 micron GaAs multiple quantum well image sensors, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, July, 1990.

Vacuum microelectronics and microengineering, Fudan University, Shanghai, China, July, 1990.

Image sensors, vacuum microelectronics, and microengineering, a series of invited lectures given at Shanghai Institute of Metallurgy, Semiconductor Institute, Academy of Science, Shanghai University of Science and Technology, Beijing Polytechnic University, Beijing Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics, Nankai University, Zhejiang University, South China University of Science and Technology, Sun Yet-sen University, Guangdong Vacuum Pump Corporation, Shenzhen University, China, July - August, 1990.

Monolithic 8-12 micron direct GaAs/AlGaAs multiple quantum well injection focal plane arrays, Co-Authors: G. H. Feng and W. F. Kosonocky, 15th European workshop on compound Semiconductor Devices and Integrated Circuits, Gronenbach, Germany, May 1991.

Monolithic 8-12 GaAs/AlGaAs multiple quantum well image sensors, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany, May 1991.

Vacuum microelectronics, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany, May 1991.

Sequential resonance tunneling pumped multiple quantum well far infrared laser, University of Ulm, Ulm, Germany, May 1991.

Atomically sharp field emitters, Co-Authors: D. Liu et al., NJ SEM ATC Symposium, Rutgers University, May 1991.

Finite element calculation of atomically sharp field emitters, Co-Authors: D. Liu et al., NJ SEM ATC Symposium, Rutgers University, May 1991.

A few frontiers of semiconductor device physics, a series of invited lectures given at Shanghai Institute of Ceramics, Academy of Science, Beijing Institute of Technology, South China University of Science and Technology, and Changzhou Association of Electronics Engineers, China, August, 1992.

Contactless Measurement for Thermal Conductivity of Diamond-like and Hard Carbon Thin Films, Ganmin Qin, E. J. Gordon, G. H. Feng, J. C. Hensel, Ken K. Chin, APS March Meeting (1995).

H. Liang, Zhao, G. Qin, and K. K. Chin, "Film-induced Stress in Substrate/Film Structure", 4th Intern. Conf. on Solid-state and Integrated-circuit Technology (1995).

C. Qiu, X. Wang, and K. K. Chin, “Correlated Readout: a New Readout Method for Focal Plane Arrays”, SPIE Infrared Readout Electronics IV, Orlando, FL, April 1998.

Gas Sensing Mechanisms in Thick and Porous SnO2 layers, Andrei Fluerasu, Nicolae Brsan, and Ken K. Chin, APS March Meeting, 2000.

Haijiang Ou and Ken K. Chin, "A GatedMulti-Cycle Integration (GMCI): "A Readout Circuit for Repetitive Imaging of FPA", SPIE AeroSense, Orlando, Fl (2000).

Z. Liu and K. Chin, "Nanoscale Channel FET Effects," March Meeting, Austin, TX (2003).

Z. Bao, B. de Boer, A. Erbe, N. Zhitenev, D. Abusch-Magder, Bell Laboratories, Lucent technologies, Murray Hill, NJ; H. Meng, D.F. Perepichka, Department of Chemistry, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA; W. Jiang, A. Ermakov, E. Garfunkel, Department of Chemistry, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ; M. Frank, Y.J. Chabal, Agere Systems, Berkeley Heights, NJ; Z. Liu, K. Chin, NJIT, " Synthesis, Characterization, and Electrical Measurements of Self-assembled Molecular Wires", Invited Paper, MRS Spring meeting, San Francisco, Apr. 2003.

Xiaodong Wang, Baoqing Li, Sanghui Lee, Yan Sun, Harry T. Roman, Ken Chin, and Kenneth R. Farmer, "A New Method to Design Pressure Sensor Diaphragm", NSTI-Nanotech 2004, www.nsti.org, ISBN 0-9728422-7-6, 324-327, Vol.1, 2004.

Zhixiong Xiao, Yan Sun, Baoqing Li, Sanghui Lee, Karmjit S. Sidhu, Ken K. Chin, and K. R. Farmer, "Natural Frequency Shift of Rectangular Torsion Actuators due to Electrostatic Force", NSTI-Nanotech 2004, www.nsti.org, ISBN 0-9728422-7-6, Vol.1, 2004.

S. H. Lee, X. Wang, W. Shin, Z. Xiao, K. K. Chin, and K. R. Farmer, "Simulation and Modeling of a Bridge-type Resonant Beam for a Coriolis True Mass Flow Sensor", NSTI-Nanotech 2004, www.nsti.org, ISBN 0-9728422-7-6, Vol.1, 2004.

Kangzhu Guo, Haijing Ou, Thomas Grycewicza, Abhay Joshib, Xinde Wangb, Gordon Thomas, Haimin Wang, Richard Greene, Durga Misra, Zhiwei Liu, Jianjun Zhen, Xiaodong Wang, Baoqing Li, Jan Opyrchal, Halina Opyrchal, and Ken K. Chin, "1D InGaAs Lock-in FPA", SPIE AeroSense, Orlando, Fl (2004).

M. Salem, E. Niver, and K. Chin, “Excitation of an open cavity via HE11 excited single mode optical fiber for a Fabry-Perot interferometer”, International Conference on Microwave and Lightwave, San Francisco, June, 2006.

Ken K. Chin, G. Feng, George E. Georgiou, Kanzhu Guo, Yan Sun, Edip Niver, Harry Roman, “World’s First Pure Fabry-Perot Diaphragm Fiber Optic Sensor (DFOS)”, accepted and to be reported at 18th International Conference of Optical Fiber Sensors, Cancun, Mexico, October 23-27, 2006.

Y. Sun, G. Feng, G. Georgiou, N. Edip, K. Noe, and K. Chin, “Fabry-Perot Diaphragm Fiber Optic Sensor (DFOS) for Acoustic Detection”, NSTI Conference, San Francisco (2007)

Jiansheng Liu, Jingong Pan, George E. Georgiou, Ken K. Chin, Zheng Zheng, Junge Tan, “A Novel Concentrator Design with PV Junctions on the Sides of a Flat Panel”, IEEE PVSC34, Philadelphia, USA, June 8-12, 2009.

Guowei Wang, Z. Zheng, J. Liu, J. Zhu, Qi Wang, E. Niver, M. Sosnowski, H. Ou, Z. Cheng, G. Georgiou, K. Chin, “Limit of Efficiency of Dual Junction Si Solar Cell with Upconversion Layer”, IEEE PVSC34, Philadelphia, USA, June 8-12, 2009.

 


Selected Publications

 

“Characterization of Highly Efficient CdTe by the Capacitance-Voltage Technique,” to be presented at 25th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference and Exhibition (PCSEC) by Poonam Kharangarh, George E Georgiou, Zimeng Cheng, Halina Opyrchal, Jan Opyrchal, Ken Chin

“Simulations of Dopants of p-CdTe thin film in n-CdS/p-CdTe Solar Cell,” to be presented at 25th EUPVSEC, 1Apollo CdTe Solar Energy Center (pending), NJIT, Newark NJ 07102 USA, 2School of Electronic and Information Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing 100083 China by Zimeng Cheng1, Zhitao Wang1, Poonam Kharangarh1, Dongguo Chen1, Guowei Wang2, Zheng Zheng2, Jiansheng Liu2, George E. Georgiou2, Ken K. Chin1,

“Numerical and Graphic Method for Calculation of Majority Carrier Compensation of Multiply Doped Semiconductors Used in Photovoltaics,” by Guowei Wang1, Jiansheng Liu1, Zheng Zheng1, Zimeng Cheng2, George Georgiou 2, Ken K. Chin2, to be presented at 25th EU PVSEC.

“Thermionic Emission Theory and Diffusion Theory of Type II p-n Hetero-junctions Used in CdTe PV Devices,” by Rumin Zhang1, Jiansheng Liu1, Zheng Zheng1, Guowei Wang1, George E. Georgiou2, Ken.K.Chin2, 1School of Electronic and Information Engineering, Beihang University, Beijing 100191, China, 2Department of Physics and Apollo CdTe Solar Energy Center, New Jersey Institute of Technology, NJ 07058, USA

“Working Quantum Efficiency of CdTe Solar Cell,” by Zimeng Cheng1, Kwok Lo2, Dongguo Chen1, Tao Zhou2, Qi Wang3, George E. Georgiou1, and Ken K. Chin1; 1Department of Physics, Apollo CdTe Solar Energy Center, NJIT, Newark NJ 07102 USA, 2Department of Physics, NJIT, Newark NJ 07102 USA, 3National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), Golden, CO 80401 USA, to be presented at 35th IEEE PVSC.

“The Roles of Cu Impurity States in CdTe Thin Film Solar Cells,” by Ken K. Chin1, Tim Gessert2, and Suhuai Wei2, 1 Department of Physics and Apollo CdTe Solar Energy Research Center, NJIT, Newark, NJ 07058, 2National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO 80401, 35th IEEE PVSC..

“Local Charge Neutrality Condition, Fermi Level, and Majority Carrier Density of Semiconductors with Impurity/Defect States of Multiple Energy Levels and of Multiple Atomic Configurations,” by Ken K. Chin1 and Suhuai Wei 2, 35th IEEE PVSC. 1 Department of Physics and Apollo CdTe Solar Energy Research Center, NJIT, Newark, NJ 07058, 2National Renewable Energy Laboratory, Golden, CO 80401, 35th IEEE PVSC.

Z. Bao, B. de Boer, A. Erbe, N. Zhitenev, D. Abusch-Magder, Bell Laboratories, Lucent Technologies, Murray Hill, NJ; H. Meng, D.F. Perepichka, Department of Chemistry, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA; W. Jiang, A. Ermakov, E. Garfunkel, Department of Chemistry, Rutgers University, New Brunswick, NJ; M. Frank, Y.J. Chabal, Agere Systems, Berkeley Heights, NJ; Z. Liu, K. Chin, New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ., " Synthesis, Characterization, and Electrical Measurements of Self-assembled Molecular Wires," Invited Paper, MRS Spring meeting, San Francisco, Apr. 2003  

H. Ou and K. K. Chin, "Theory of Gated Multi-cycle Integration (GMCI) for Focal Plane Array Dealing with Repetitive Image," accepted, to appear in IEEE Transactions on Circuits and Systems, Part II.

K. K. Chin and H. Ou, "Lock-in Imaging of Multicycle Integration Focal Plane Array," Rev. of Sci. Instruments, 73 (1), 11-17 (2002).

Haijiang Ou and Ken K. Chin, "Gated Multi-cycle Integrator (GMCI), a readout circuit for repetitive imaging of FPA, " SPIE Vol. 4369, Infrared Technology and Applications XXVII (2000).

Andrei Fluerasu, Nicolae Brsan, and Ken K. Chin, "Gas Sensing Mechanisms in Thick and Porous SnO2 layers," APS March Meeting (2000).

W. Long, H. Ou, J.-M. Kuo, and K. K. Chin, "Dual-Material Gate (DMG) Field Effect Transistor," IEEE Transaction on Electron Devices, 46, 865 (1999).

C. Qiu, X. Wang, and K. K. Chin, "Correlated Readout: a New Readout Method for Focal Plane Arrays," SPIE Infrared Readout Electronics IV, Vol. 3360, 52-59, Orlando, FL, (1998).

W. Long, L. Lee, E. Kohn, and K. Chin, "Analytical Modeling of Dual-Gate HFET´s," IEEE Trans. Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, 16, 1409 (1997)

W. Long and K. K. Chin, "Dual Material Gate FET," IEDM Technical Digest, p.549, Washington, DC (1997).

H. Opyrchal, K. Chin, E. Kohn, W. Ebert, "Optical characteristics of boron-doped LPCVD diamond," Diamond and Related Materials, 6, 940 (1997).

H. Liang, A. Vescan, E. Kohn, K. Chin, "Measurement of stress in a synthetic diamond substrate using photo-elastic method," Diamond and Related Materials, 5, 664 (1996).

 

Refereed Journal Articles

Yan Sun, Ganhua Feng, George Georgiou, Edip Niver, Karen Noe, and Ken K. Chin, “Center embossed diaphragm design guidelines and Fabry–Perot diaphragm fiber optic sensor”, Microelectronics Journal, Volume 39 , Issue 5 (May 2008), Pages 711-716; ISSN:0026-2692

Ken K. Chin, Yan Sun, G. Feng, George E. Georgiou, Kangzhu Guo, Edip Niver, and Harry Roman, and Karen Noe, “Fabry-Perot Diaphragm Fiber Optic Sensor”, Applied Optics, Vol. 46, No. 31, 7614-7619, Nov. 1, 2007.

Yan Sun, Guanhua Feng, George Georgiou, Edip Niver, Karen Noe, and Ken K. Chin, “Fabry-Perot Diaphragm Fiber Optic Sensor (DFOS) for Acoustic Detection”, Sensors & Transducers Special Issue, p. 76-83, October 2007.

Ken K. Chin, “Interference of Fiber Coupled Gaussian Beam Multiply Reflected Between Two Planar Interfaces”, IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, Vol. 19, No. 20, 1643-1645, Oct. 15, 2007.

L.G. Frechette, C.W.Wong, K.Chin, G.Georgiou. K.F.Farmer, F.Miller and V.Modi, “Hands-on-MEMS: Building Competence through Practical Learning Experiences”, Solid-State Sensors, Actuators, and Microsystems Workshop, Hilton Head, SC, June 4-8, 2006.

Xiaodong Wang, Baoqing Li, Harry T. Roman, Onofrio L.Russo, Ken Chin, and Kenneth R. Farmer, "Acousto-Optical PD Detection for Transformers", IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, Volume 21, Number 3, 1068-1073, July 2006.

Xiaodong Wang, Baoqing Li, Zhiwei Liu, Harry T. Roman, Onofrio L.Russo, Ken K. Chin, and Kenneth R. Farmer, "Analysis of Partial Discharge Signal Using the Hilbert-Huang Transform", IEEE Transactions on Power Delivery, Volume 21, Number 3, 1063-1067, July 2006.

Xiaodong Wang, Baoqing Li, Zhixiong Xiao, Sang Hwui Lee, Harry T. Roman, Onofrio L. Russo, Ken Chin, and Kenneth R. Farmer, “An ultra-sensitive optical MEMS sensor for partial discharge detection”, J. Micromech. Microeng. Vol. 15, p. 521-527 (2005).

Xiaodong Wang, Baoqing Li, Onofrio L. Russo, Harry T. Roman, Ken K. Chin, and Kenneth R. Farmer, “Diaphragm design guidelines and an optical pressure sensorbased on MEMS technique” Microelectronics Journal, accepted 13 June 2005, in press.

Xiaodong Wang, Baoqing Li, Zhixiong Xiao, Sang Hwui Lee, Harry Roman, Onofrio L Russo, Ken K Chin, and Kenneth R Farmer, “An Ultra Sensitive Optical Fiber Sensor”, Journal of Micromechanics and Microengineering pp. 521-528, Volume 15, Number 3, March (2005).

Xiaodong Wang, Baoqing Li, Zhixiong Xiao, Ken Chin, Onofrio L. Russo, Harry T. Roman, and Kenneth R. Farmer, "Acoustic Energy Shifting in Different Temperatures of Transformer Oil”, IEEE Power Engineering Society Letters, Volume 20, Issue 3, pp. 2356 – 2357, July (2005).

J. Zheng, E. Szarmes, John Madey, and Ken K. Chin, "Simulation of Microtron-based FEL", International FEL 2004.

H. Ou and K. K. Chin, “Theory of Gated Multi-cycle Integration (GMCI) for Focal Plane Array Dealing with Repetitive Image", IEEE Trans. On Circuits and Systems, Vol. 50, No. 7, pp. 378-383, July (2003).

K. K. Chin and H. Ou, “Lock-in Imaging of Multicycle Integration Focal Plane Array", Rev. of Sci. Instruments, 73 (1), 11-17 (2002).

W. Long, H. Ou, J.-M. Kuo, and K. K. Chin, “Dual-Material Gate (DMG) Field Effect Transistor”, IEEE Transaction on Electron Devices, 46, 865 (1999).

W. Long, L. Lee, E. Kohn, and K. K. Chin, “Analytical Modeling of Dual-Gate HFET’s”, IEEE Trans. Computer-Aided Design of Integrated Circuits and Systems, 16, 1409 (1997).

W. Long and K. K. Chin, “Dual Material Gate FET”, IEDM Technical Digest, p.549, Washington, DC, (1997).

H. Opyrchal, K. Chin, E. Kohn, W. Ebert, “Optical characteristics of boron-doped LPCVD diamond”, Diamond and Related Materials, 6, 940 (1997).

H. Liang, A. Vescan, E. Kohn, K. Chin, “Measurement of stress in a synthetic diamond substrate using photoelastic method”, Diamond and Related Materials, 5, 664 (1996).

P. Jobe, C. Puglisi, Z. Zhu, K. Fang, D. Liu, N. Patel, E. Niver, H. Grebel, G. Qin, K. D. Moeller, S. Zhao, G. Feng, N. M. Ravindra, K. K. Chin, "Electrical and optical properties of THERMID polyimide", Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. Vol. 247, 241 (1992).

H. Liang, Y. Pan, S. Zhao, G. Qin, and K. K. Chin, "Two-dimensional state of stress in silicon wafer", J. Appl. Phys. 71, 2836 (1992).

D. Liu, B. T. S. Ravi, G. Bagley, K. K. Chin, and R. B. Marcus, "Fabrication of self-aligned gated field emitters", J. Micromech. Microeng. 2, 21 (1992).

G. Yang, R. B. Marcus, and K. Ken Chin, "Electron field emission through a very thin oxide layer", IEEE Trans. Electron Devices, 38(10), 2373 (1991).

R. B. Marcus, T. S. Ravi, T. Gmitter, H. H. Busta, J. T. Niccum, K. Chin, D. Liu, "Formation of atomically sharp silicon and metal field emitter tips", IEEE Trans. Electron Devices, 38(10), 2289 (1991).

D. Liu, T. S. Ravi, T. Gmitter, C. Y. Chen, K. Chin, R. B. Marcus, "Fabrication of wedge-shaped silicon field emitters with nm-scale radii", Appl. Phys. Lett., 58(10), 11 (1991).

K. Ken Chin and R. B. Marcus, "Field emitter tips for vacuum microelectronic devices", J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A, 8(4), 3581 (1990).

W. N. Carr, H. J. Wang, K. K. Chin, and R. B. Marcus, "Vacuum microtriode characteristics", J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A, 8(4), 3581 (1990).

K. Ken Chin, "The de-pinning of Schottky barrier at the In/n-GaAs (110) interface", Solid State Comm., 74(1), 45, 1990.

R. B. Marcus, K. K. Chin, Y. Yuan, H. Wang, W. N. Carr, "Simulation of Field Emitters", IEEE, Trans. Electron Devices, 37(6), 1545, 1990.

R. B. Marcus, T. S. Ravi, T. Gmitter, K. Chin, D. Liu, W. J. Ovis, D. R. Ciarlo, C. E. Hunt. and J. Trujillo, "Formation of silicon tips with < 1nm radius", Appl. Phys. Lett. 56(3), 236, 1990

W. N. Carr, H. J. Huang, and K. K. Chin, "Three Terminal Vacuum Microelectronic Devices", Inst. Phys. Conf. Ser. No 99: Section 7, p. 195 (1989).

R. B. Marcus, K. Chin, Y. Yuan, H. J. Huang, W. N. Carr, "Simulation and Design of Field Emitters", Inst. Phys. Conf. Ser. No 99: Section 7, p. 195 (1989).

R. Cao, K. Miyano, K. K. Chin, I. Lindau, and W. E. Spicer, "Growth mode and initial stage Schottky barrier formation at In/GaAs interfaces: a photoemission study", SPIE Vol. 946 Spectroscopic Characterization Techniques for Semiconductor Technology III , p. 219 (1988).

R. Incommodes, Y. Liang, W. E. Packard, Z. W. Fu, H. Blackstead, K. K. Chin, J. D. Dow, J. K. Furdyna, J. Bellina Jr., R. C. Jaklevic, W. J. Kaiser, A. R. Pelton, M. Zeller, "Scanning tunneling microscope tip structures", Proceedings of the 2nd International Conference of STM, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A 6 (2), 445 (1988).

K. K. Chin and D. P. Landau, "Monte Carlo study of a triangular Ising-lattice gas model with two-body and three-body interactions", Phys. Rev. B 36, 275 (1987).

R. Cao, K. Miyano, T. Kendelewicz, K. K. Chin, I.. Lindau, and W. E. Spicer, "Kinetic study of initial stage band bending at metal/GaAs (110) interfaces", J. Vac Sci. Technol. B 5 (4), 998 (1987).

K. K. Chin, R. Cao, T. Kendelewicz, K. Miyano, J. Yeh, S. Doniach, I. Lindau, and W. E. Spicer, "Physical nature of the InP near-surface acceptor and donor states", Phys. Rev. B 36, 5914 (1987).

K. K. Chin, K. Miyano, R. Cao, J. J. Yeh, I. Lindau, and W. E. Spicer "Chemical reaction at the In on GaAs (110) interface -- a synchrotron radiation photoemission study", J. Vac. Sci. Technol., B 5(4), 1080 (1987).

K. K. Chin, R. Cao, T. Kendelewicz, K. Miyano, J. J. Yeh, S. Doniach, I. Lindau, and W. E. Spicer, "Photoemission study of the physical nature of the InP near-surface defect states", Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. Vol. 77, 429 (1987).

K. K. Chin, T. Kendelewicz, K. Miyano, M. D. Williams, S. Doniach, I. Lindau, W. E. Spicer, "Transition from Schottky limit to Bardeen limit in the Schottky barrier formation of Al on n- and p-GaAs (110) interfaces", Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. Vol. 77, 297 (1987).

S. Doniach, K. K. Chin, I. Lindau, W. E. Spicer, "Microscopic metal clusters and Schottky-barrier formation", Phys. Rev. Lett. 58, 591 (1987).

M. D. Williams, K. K. Chin, C. E. McCants, P. H. Mahowald, and W. E. Spicer, "Al on GaAs (110) revisited: kinetic considerations", J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B 4 (4), 939 (1986).

T. Kendelewicz, M. D. Williams, K. K. Chin, C. E. McCants, R. S. List, I. Lindau, and W. E. Spicer, "Temperature dependent pinning at the Al/n-GaAs(110) interface", Appl. Phys. Lett. 48, 919 (1986).

W. E. Spicer, T. Kendelewicz, N. Newman, K. K. Chin, and I. Lindau, "The mechanisms of Schottky barrier pinning in III-V semiconductors: criteria developed from microscopic (atomic level) and microscopic examples", Surf. Sci. 168, 240 (1986).

K. K. Chin, P. McKernan, and I. Lindau, "Design of an ultra low coverage metal evaporator based on a geometric factor", J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A 4 (4), 1949 (1986).

K. K. Chin, T. Kendelewicz, N. Newman, I. Lindau, and W. E. Spicer, "Chemical reaction and the mechanism of ohmic contact formation at In on GaAs(110) interface", J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B 4 (4), 955 (1986).

K. K. Chin, R. Cao, K. Miyano, C. E. McCants, I. Lindau, and W. E. Spicer, "An investigation of the cause of initial band bending of a cleaved clean n-GaAs(110) surface", Mat. Res. Symp. Proc. 54, 341 (1986).

K. K. Chin, T. Kendelewicz, C. E. McCants, R. Cao, K. Miyano, I. Lindau, and W.E. Spicer, "Kinetic study of Schottky barrier formation of In on GaAs(110) surface", J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A 4 (4), 969 (1986).

N. Newman, K. K. Chin, W. G. Petro, T. Kendelewicz, M. D. Williams, C. E. McCants, and W. E. Spicer, "Annealing of intimate Ag, Al, and Au-GaAs Schottky barriers", J. Vac. Sci. Technol. A 3 (3), 996 (1985).

K. K. Chin and I. Landau, "Possibility of incongruous interface behavior of In on GaAs(110) surface", Phys. Rev. B 32, 6902 (1985).

K. K. Chin, S. H. Pan, D. Mo, P. Mahowald, N. Newman, I. Lindau, and W. E. Spicer, "Electronic structure and Schottky barrier formation of Ag on n-type GaAs (110)", Phys. Rev. B 32, 918 (1985).

 

Books and Book Chapters

Books:

Z. Fang, Ken K. Chin, R. Qu, and H. Cai, “Optical Fiber Sensors”, John Wiley, to be published.

K. K. Chin, "Michael Faraday", published in Chinese, China Youth Publishing House, Beijing, 1981.

K. K. Chin, "Albert Einstein", published in Chinese, China Youth Publishing House, Beijing, 1979.

Book Chapters:

K. K. Chin, "Faraday", Encyclopedia Sinica, Encyclopedia Publishing House, Beijing, 1985.

Jiansheng Liu, Jingong Pan, George E. Georgiou, Ken K. Chin, Zheng Zheng, Junge Tan, “A Novel, Compact, Flat Panel Solar Cell Concentrator Design", Progress in Photovoltaics: Research and Applications, John Wiley, to be published.

Book Translations:

"History of Theoretical Mechanics", first chapter of the multi-volumed "Courses of Theoretical Mechanics" by Lurie et al., translated from Russian to Chinese, China Publishing House of Higher Education, 1976.

"Albert Einstein Centennial", co-translator of a selection of translated articles about Einstein, Shanghai Publishing House of Science and Technology, Shanghai, 1979.

"Theory of Plates and Shells", a monograph by Timoshenko, translated from English to Chinese, China Science Publishing House, Beijing, 1979.

"Theory of Oscillations", co-translator, translated from Russian to Chinese, Chinese Science Publishing House, Beijing, 1979.

"Alexander Dumas", a biography by A. Maurois, Zhejiang People´s Publishing House, Hangzhou, 1981.

"A Wonder Book -- Stars and Planets", the China Children Publishing House, Beijing, 1983.

"A Wonder Book -- Aviation", the China Children Publishing House, Beijing, 1983.