Publications

 Karthik Mayilvahanan, Nicholas Brady, Alison H. McCarthy, Lei Wang, Amy C. Marschilok, Kenneth Takeuchi, Esther Takeuchi, Alan C. West, Design Principles to Govern Electrode Fabrication for the Lithium Trivanadate Cathode, J. Electrochem. Soc.,167, 100503 (2020).  

Jonathan T. Vardner, Angela A. Ye, David A. Valdes, Alan C. West, Current-Driven Vanadium Crossover as a Function of SOC and SOD in the Vanadium Redox Flow Battery, J. Electrochem. Soc., 167, 080512 (2020). 

 Katayun Barmak, Sameer Ezzat, Ryan Gusley, Atharv Jog, Sit Kerdsongpanya, Asim Khanya, Erik Milosevic, William Richardson, Kadir Sentosun, Amirali Zangiabadi, Daniel Gall, William E. Kaden, Eduardo R. Mucciolo, Patrick K. Schelling, Alan C. West,  Kevin R. Coffey, Epitaxial Metals for Interconnects beyond Cu, Journal Vac. Sci. and Technology, A,  38, 033406 (2020).

Sebastian Russell, Rhyz Pereira, Jonathan Vardner, Gabrielle Jones, Christopher DiMarco, Alan C. West,  Sanat Kumar, Hydration Effects on the Permselectivity-Conductivity Trade-Off in PolymerElectrolyte, Macromolecules,   53, 1014 (2020). 

Sebastian T. Russell, Ramya Raghunathan Andrew M. Jimenez, Kai Zhang, Spencer D. Brucks, Ciprian Iacob,  Alan C. West, Oleg Gang, Luis M. Campos, and Sanat K. Kumar, The Impact of Electrostatic Interactions on the Self-Assembly of Charge-Neutral Block CopolyelectrolytesMacromolecules53, 548 (2020).  

Jonathan T. Vardner, Sebastian T. Russell, Nicholas W. Brady, Yuta Inaba, Sanat K. Kumar, Alan C. West, Application of concentrated solution theory to the measurement of salt transference numbers in ion-selective membranesJ. Electrochem Soc., 167, 020546 (2020).

Nicholas W. Brady, Christian Alexander Gould, and Alan C. West, Quantitative Parameter Estimation, Model Selection, and Variable Selection in Battery Science,J. Electrochem. Soc.,167, 013501 (2020).

Christianna N. Lininger, Andrea M. Bruck, Diana M. Lutz, Lisa M. Housel, Kenneth J. Takeuchi, Esther S. Takeuchi, Ashfia Huq, Amy C. Marschilok, Alan C. West,  The Systematic Refinement for the Phase Change and Conversion Reactions Arising from the Lithiation of Magnetite NanocrystalsAdvanced Functional Materials2019, 1907337 (2019).

Ryan Gusley, Kadir Sentosun, Sameer Ezzat, Kevin. R. Coffey, Alan C. West, Katayun Barmak, Electrodeposition of Epitaxial Co on Ru(0001)/Al2O3(0001)J. Electrochem. Soc., 166,D1 (2019).

Yuta Inaba, Shirley Xu, Jonathan T. Vardner, Alan C. West, and Scott Banta, Microbially influenced corrosion of stainless steel by Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans supplemented with pyrite: Importance of thiosulfateApplied and Environmental Microbiology, 85, e01381 (2019).

Andrea Bruck, Nicholas Brady, Christianna Lininger, David Bock, Alexander Brady, Killian Tallman, Calvin Quilty, Kenneth Takeuchi, Esther Takeuchi, Alan C. West, Amy Marschilok,  Temporally and Spatially Resolved Visualization of Electrochemical Conversion:  Monitoring Phase Distribution During Lithiation of Magnetite (Fe3O4) Electrodes,ACS Applied Energy Materials, 2,2561 (2019).

Emily Hsu, K. Barmak, Alan C. West, AHA Park,Advancements in the Treatment and Processing of Electronic Waste with Sustainability: A Review of Metal Extraction and Recovery TechnologiesGreen Chemistry,  21, 919 (2019). 

Jonathan T. Vardner, Jed-Joan S. Edziah, Alan C. West, Measurement of VO2+Transference Number in Nafion with Varying Concentrations of Sulfuric Acid, J. Electrochem. Soc.166, A848 (2019).

Christianna N. Lininger, Christina A. Cama, Kenneth J. Takeuchi, Amy C. Marschilok, Esther S. Takeuchi, Alan C. West, Mark S. Hybertsen, Energetics of Lithium Insertion into Magnetite, Defective Magnetite, and MaghemiteChemistry of Materials30(21),  7922 (2018).

Christianna N. Lininger, Nicholas W. Brady, Alan C. West, “Equilibria and Rate Phenomena from Atomistic to Meso-scale: Simulation Studies of Magnetite,” Accounts Chemical Research51, 583 (2018). 

Nicholas Brady, Qing Zhang, Andrea Bruck, David C. Bock, Christian Alexander Gould, Amy C. Marshilok, Kenneth Takeuchi, Esther Takeuchi, and Alan C. West, “Operando Study of LiV3O8Cathode: Coupling EDXRD Measurements to Simulations,” J. Electrochem. Soc.165, A371 (2018). 

Anna Dorfi, Alan C. West, and Daniel Esposito, “Quantifying Losses in Photoelectrode Performance Due to Single Hydrogen Bubbles," J. Physical Chemistry C., 12126587 (2017).

Timothy Kernan, Alan C. West, and Scott Banta, "Characterization of endogenous promoters for control of recombinant gene expression in Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans” Biotechnology and Applied Biochemistry64, 793 (2017).  

Jonathan T. Vardner, Tie Ling, Sebastian R. Russell, Alexis M. Perakis, Yupeng He, Nicholas W. Brady, Sanat K. Kumar, Alan C. West, “Method of measuring salt transference numbers in ion-selective membranes,” J. Electrochem. Soc.164, A2940 (2017). 

David C. Bock, Christopher J. Pelliccione, Wei Zhang, Janis Timoshenko, K. W. Knehr, Alan C. West, Feng Wang, Yan Li, Anatoly Frenkel, Esther S. Takeuchi, Kenneth J. Takeuchi, Amy C. Marschilok, “Size Dependent Behavior of Fe3O4 Crystals During Electrochemical (De)lithiation:   An In-Situ X-ray Diffraction, Ex-Situ X-ray Absorption Spectroscopy, Transmission Electron Microscopy, and Theoretical Investigation,” Phys. Chem. Chem. Phys,,19, 20867-20880  (2017). 

Kevin W. Knehr, Christina A. Cama, Nicholas W. Brady, Amy C. Marschilok, Kenneth J. Takeuchi, Esther S. Takeuchi, and Alan C. West, “Simulations of Lithium-Magnetite Electrodes Incorporating Phase Change,” Electrochimica Acta238, 384 (2017).

Indrani Banerjee, Brittany Burrell, Cara Reed, Alan C. West, and Scott Banta, “Metals and Minerals as a Biotechnology Feedstock: Engineering Biomining Microbiology for Bioenergy Applications,” Current Opinion in Biotechnology45, 144 (2017).

Jingyang Guan, Sarah A. Berlinger, Xiaozheng Li, Zhongmou Chao, Victor Sousa e Silva, Scott Banta, and Alan C. West, “Development of Reactor Configurations for an Electrofuels Platform Utilizing Genetically Modified Iron Oxidizing Bacteria for the Reduction of CO2 to Biochemicals,” J. Biotechnology245, 21 (2017). 

Nicholas W. Brady, Qing Zhang, K. W. Knehr, Ping Li, Amy C. Marschilok, Kenneth J. Takeuchi, Esther S. Takeuchi, and Alan C. West, “Discharge, Relaxation, and Charge Model for the Lithium Trivanadate Electrode: Reactions, Phase Change, and Transport,” J. Electrochem. Soc.,163A2890 (2016). 

Alyson Abraham, Lisa Housel, Christianna N. Lininger, David Bock, Amy Marschilok, Alan C. West, Esther S. Takeuchi, Kenneth J. Takeuchi, “Investigating the Complex Chemistry of Functional Energy Storage Systems: The Need for an Integrative, Multiscale (Molecular to Mesoscale) Perspective,” ACS Central Science, 2, 380 (2016).

Constantine Spanos, Sarah A. Berlinger, Aditya Jayan, Alan C. West, “Inverse Charging Techniques for Sulfation Reversal in Flooded Lead-Acid Batteries,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 163, A1612 (2016). 

K. W. Knehr and Alan C. West, “Theoretical considerations for improving the pulse-power of a battery through the addition of a second electrochemically active material,” J. Electrochem. Soc.163, A1576 (2016).

David C. Bock, Christopher J. Pelliccione, Wei Zhang, Feng Wang,Jiajun Wang,Jun Wang, K. W. Knehr, Alan C. West, Amy C. Marschilok, Kenneth J. Takeuchi,and Esther S. Takeuchi, “Dispersion of Nanocrystalline Fe3O4 within Composite Electrodes: Insights on Battery-Related Electrochemistry,” ACS Appl. Materials and Interfaces8, 11418 (2016).

Nicholas W. Brady, K. W. Knehr, Christina A. Cama, Christianna N. Lininger, Zhou Lin, Amy C. Marschilok, Kenneth J. Takeuchi, Esther S. Takeuchi, and Alan C. West, “Galvanostatic Interruption of Lithium Insertion into Magnetite: Evidence of Surface Layer Formation,” J. Power Sources, 321, 106 (2016). 

Xiaozheng Li, Alan C. West, and Scott Banta, “Enhancing isobutyric acid production from engineered Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans cells via media optimization,” Biotechnology and Bioengineering113, 790 (2016). 

Harun F. Ozbakir, David A. Sambade, Sudipta Majumdar, Linda Linday, Scott Banta, and Alan C. West, “Detection of 25-hydroxyvitamin D with an Enzyme Modified Electrode,” J. Biosensors and Bioelectronics, 7:193, doi:10.4172/2155-6210.1000193 (2016).

Timothy Kernan, Sudipta Majumdara, Xiaozheng Li, Jingyang Guan, Alan C. West­, and Scott Banta, “Engineering the iron-oxidizing chemolithoautotroph Acidithiobacillus ferrooxidans for biochemical production,” Biotechnology and Bioengineering113, 189 (2016).

K. W. Knehr, Nicholas W. Brady, Christina A. Cama, David C. Bock, Christianna N. Lininger, Amy C. Marschilok, Kenneth J. Takeuchi, Esther S. Takeuchi, and Alan C. West“Modeling the mesoscale transport of lithium-magnetite electrodes using insight from discharge and voltage recovery experiments,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 62, A2817 (2015). 

K. W. Knehr, N. Brady, C. N. Lininger, C. Cama, D. Bock, A. Marschilok, K. J. Takeuchi, E. S. Takeuchi, and A. C. West,  “Mesoscale Transport in Magnetite Electrodes for Lithium-Ion Batteries,” Electrochemical Society Transactions67, 7-19 (2015).

Ruixing Zhu, Michael Vallance, Saeed Khalehi Rahimian, and Alan C. West, “Galvanostatic Intermittent Titration Study of the Positive Electrode of a Na|Ni(Fe)-Chloride Cell,  J. Electrochem. Soc., 162, A2051 (2015).

K. W Knehr, Christopher Eng,  Yu-chen Karen Chen-Weigart, Jun Wang, and Alan C. West, “Transmission X-ray microscopy of the galvanostatic growth of lead sulfate on lead: Impact of lignosulfonate,” Electrochimica Acta, 168, 346  (2015).

K. W. Knehr, Christopher Eng,  Yu-chen Karen Chen-Weigart, Jun Wang, and Alan C. West, “In situ transmission x-ray microscopy of the lead sulfate film formation on lead in sulfuric acid,” J. Electrochem. Soc.,162, A255 (2015).

Feng Qiao, and Alan C. West, “The impact of cations on nucleus density during Cu electrodeposition ,” Electrochimica Acta, 150, 8  (2014).

Xiaozheng Li, Roel Mercado, Sarah Berlinger, Scott Banta, and Alan C. West, ” Engineering Acidothiobacillus ferrooxidans Growth Media for Enhanced Electrochemical Processing,” AICHE Journal60, 4008 (2014). 

Xiaozheng Li, Roel Mercado, Timothy Kernan, Alan C. West and Scott Banta,”Addition of Citrate to Acidothiobacillus ferrooxidans Cultures Enables Precipitate-Free Growth at Elevated pH and Reduces Ferric Inhibition,” Biotechnology and Bioengineering111, 1940 (2014). 

Feng Qiao, Xiaoxuan Sun, and Alan C. West, “A Shielded Rotating Disk Setup With Improved Current Distribution,” J. Applied Electrochemistry44, 945 (2014). 

Annamaria Vilinska, Satish Ponnurangam, Irina Chernyshova, Ponisseril Somasundaran, Damla Eroglu, Jose Martinez, and Alan C. West, “Stabilization of Silicon Carbide Micro- and Nanoparticle Dispersions in the Presence of Concentrated Electrolyte,” J. Colloid and Interface Science423, 48 (2014). 

Robert G. Bozic and Alan C. West, “Electrochemical Detection of Fourteen Common Munition Constituents,” J. Appl. Electrochem.44, 293 (2014). 

Damla Eroglu, Annamaria Vilinska, Ponisseril Somasundaran, Alan C. West, Use of Dispersants to Enhance Incorporation Rate of Nano-Particles into Electrodeposited Films,” Electrochimica Acta, 113, 628 (2013). 

Damla Eroglu and Alan C. West, “Mathematical Modeling of Ni/SiC co-Deposition in the Presence of Cationic Dispersant,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 60, D354 (2013).

Liu Yang, Tanya Atanasova, Aleksandar Radisic, Johan Deconinck, Alan C. West, Philippe Vereecken, “Wafer-Scale Cu Plating Uniformity on Thin Cu Seed Layers, Electrochimica Acta104, 242  (2013).

Feng Qiao, Brendan B. O’Brien, Kathleen A. Dunn, Alan C. West, “The effect of Fe(III)/Fe(II) redox couple on nucleus density during Cu electrodeposition process,”  J. Electrochem. Soc., 160 (6), D271 (2013). 

Igor Volov, Xiaoxuan Sun, Greeshma Gadikota, Ping Shi, Alan C. West“Electrodeposition of Copper-Tin Film Alloys for Interconnect Applications,” Electrochimica Acta89, 792 (2013).  

Damla Eroglu, Annamaria Vilinska, Ponisseril Somasundaran, and Alan C. West, “Investigation of the Effect of a Cationic Polymer, Polyethyleneimine, on Ni/SiC Co-deposition,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 160, D35 (2013).

Asli Sahin, Wan-Ting Lin, Wendell O. Khunjar, Kartik Chandran, Scott Banta  and Alan C. West,,Electrochemical Reduction of Nitrite to Ammonia for Use in a Bioreactor,”  J. Electrochem. Soc., 160, G18 (2013). 

Igor Volov, Edward Swanson, Brendan O’Brien, Steven Novak, Kathleen Dunn, Alan C. West,” Pulse-plating of Copper-Silver Alloys for Interconnect Applications,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 159, D677 (2012).  

Wendall O. Khunjar, Asli Sahin, Alan C. West, Kartik Chandran, Scott Banta,  “Biomass Production from Electricity Using Ammonia as an Electron Carrier in a Reverse Microbial Fuel Cell.” PLoS ONE 7(9): e44846 (2012). 

Liu Yang, Aleksandar Radisic, Magi Nagar, Johan Deconinck, Philippe M. Vereecken, and Alan C. West, “Multi-Scale Modeling of Direct Copper Plating on Resistive non-Copper Substrates,” Electrochimica Acta78, 524 (2012).

Damla Eroglu and Alan C. West, “Modeling of Reaction Kinetics and Transport in the Positive Porous Electrode in a Sodium-Iron Chloride Battery,” J. Power  Sources203, 211 (2012).  

Igor Volov, Olivier Mann, and Alan C. West, “Chromatography of bis-(3-sulfopropyl) disulfide and Its Breakdown Products by HPLC Coupled with Electrochemical Detection,” J. Separation Science, 34, 2385 (2011). 

Jun Wu, Jong Pil Park, Kevin Dooley, Donald M. Cropek, Alan C. West, and Scott Banta, “Rapid development of new protein biosensors utilizing peptides obtained via phage display,” PloS One6, e24948 (2011). 

Asli Sahin, Kevin Dooley, Donald M. Cropek, Alan C. West, and Scott Banta,”A Dual Enzyme Biosensor for Detection of Organophosphorus Compounds using Organophosphorus Hydrolase and Horseradish Peroxidase,” Sensors and Actuators. B.158, 353 (2011). 

Igor Volov and Alan C. West, “Interaction between SPS and MPS in the Presence of Ferrous and Ferric Ions,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 158, D456 (2011).

Igor Volov, Tadashi Saito, and Alan C. West, “Investigation of Cu Plating and Additive Interactions in the Presence of Fe2+/Fe3+ Redox Couple,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 158, D384 (2011).

Zhengwei Liu and Alan C. West, “Modeling of Galvanostatic Pulse and Pulsed Reverse Electroplating of Gold,” Electrochimica Acta56, 3328  (2011).

Zhengwei Liu, Min Zheng, Robert D. Hilty, and Alan C. West, “The Effect of Pulse Reversal on Morphology of Cobalt Hard Gold,” Electrochimica Acta56, 2546  (2011). 

Jennifer L. Wade, Catherine Lee, Alan C. West, and Klaus S. Lackner, “Composite Electrolyte Membranes for CO2 Separation at High Temperatures,” J. Memb. Sci., 369,20 (2011). 

Zhengwei Liu, Jun Wu, Alan C. West, “Electrochemical Quartz Crystal Microbalance (EQCM) Studies of Gold Oxidation in Cyanide Baths,” Electrochemical and Solid State Letters, 14, D1 (2011).

Ugur Emekli and Alan C. West, ”Simulation of Electrochemical Nucleation in the Presence of Additives under Galvanostatic and Pulse Plating Conditions,” Electrochimica Acta56, 977 (2010).

Jun Wu, Donald M. Cropek, Alan C. West and Scott Banta, “Development of Troponin I biosensor using a peptide obtained through phage display,” Anal. Chem., 82, 8235 (2010). 

Ugur Emekli and Alan C. West, Simulation of the Effect of Additives on Electrochemical Nucleation,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 157, D479 (2010). 

Zhengwei Liu, Min Zheng, Bob Hilty, Alan C. West, “Effect of Microstructure and Hydrogen Evolution on Porosity of Electroplated Cobalt Hard Gold,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 157, D411 (2010).

Ugur Emekli and Alan C. West, Electrochemical Nucleation of Copper: The Effect of Polyethylene Glycol,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 157, D257 (2010).

Jeng-Yu Lin and Alan C. West, “Adsorption-Desorption Study of Benzotriazole in Phosphate-Based Electrolyte for Cu Electrochemical Mechanical Planarization,” Electrochimica Acta55, 2325 (2010). 

R. J. von Gutfeld, Joshua W. Gallaway, and Alan C. West, “In situ Immersion Plating of Copper and Nickel on Aluminum using Laser Pulses for Oxide Removal,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 156, D564 (2009).

Joshua W. Gallaway and Alan C. West, “The Effect of Acid on Superconformal Filling in 100 nm Trenches,” J. Vacuum Science and Technology B27, 2200 (2009). 

Joshua W. Gallaway, Mark J. Willey, and Alan C. West, “Copper Filling of 100 nm Trenches using PEG, PPG, and a Triblock Copolymer as Plating Suppressors,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 156, D287 (2009). 

Kristin G. Shattuck and  Alan C. West,“An Investigation of Phosphate Based ECMP Electrolyte Performance on Feature Scale Planarization,” J. Appl. Electrochem.,39, 1719 (2009) 

Joshua W. Gallaway, Mark J. Willey, and Alan C. West, “Acceleration Kinetics of PEG, PPG, and a Triblock Copolymer by SPS during Copper Electroplating,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 156, D146 (2009). 

Ugur Emekli and Alan C. West, “Effect of Additives and Pulse Plating on Copper Nucleation onto Ru,” Electrochimica Acta54, 1177 (2009). 

Xiaojun J. Chen, Alan C. West, Donald M. Cropek, Scott Banta, “Fundamental Studies on the Detection of the Superoxide Radical Using Various Alkanethiol Monolayers and Immobilized Cytochrome C,” Anal. Chem., 80, 9622 (2008).

Alan C. West and Robert J. von Gutfeld, “Electrodeposition onto Oxide-Coated Substrates,” ECS Transactions16 (13), 59 (2008).

Owen Crowther and Alan C. West, “Effect of Electrolyte Composition on Lithium Dendrite Growth,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 155, A806 (2008). 

Joshua W. Gallaway and Alan C. West, “PEG, PPG, and Their Triblock Copolymers as Suppressors in Copper Electroplating,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 155 , D632 (2008). 

Robert von Gutfeld and Alan C. West, “In Situ Oxide Removal from Aluminum by Laser Pulses Followed by Electroplating,” Electrochemical and Solid State Letters11, D65 (2008).

Kristin G. Shattuck, Jeng-Yu Lin, Paula Cojocaru, Alan C. West, “Characterization of Phosphate Electrolytes for Use in Cu Electrochemical Mechanical Planarization,” Electrochimica Acta53, 8211 (2008). 

Alonso Lozano-Morales,Heather McCrabb, E. Jennings Taylor,Alan C. West, “Variation of Counterelectrode Size to Control Current Distribution in Parallel Plate Cells,” J. Appl. Surface Finishing, p. 34 (March, 2008).

Jeng-Yu Lin, Alan C. West, and Chi-Chao Wan, “Adsorption and Desorption Studies of Glycine and Benzotriazole during Cu Oxidation in a Chemical Mechanical Polishing Bath,” J. Electrochem. Soc155, H396 (2008).

Robert Bozic, Alan C. West, and Rastislav Levicky, “Square Wave Voltammetric Detection of 2,4,6-Trinitro-Toluene and 2,4-Dinitro-Toluene on a Gold Electrode Modified with Self Assembled Monolayers,” Sensors and Actuators B, 133, 509 (2008). 

Jeng-Yu Lin, Alan C. West, and Chi-Chao Wan, Yung-Yun Wang “Evaluation of Post-Cu CMP Cleaning of Organic Residues Using Microfluidic Device,” Electrochemistry Communications10, 677 (2008). 

Mark J. Willey, Ugur Emekli, and Alan C. West, “Uniformity Effects when Electrodepositing Cu onto Resistive Substratesin the Presence of Organic Additives ,” J. Electrochem. Soc.155, D302 (2008). 

R. J. von Gutfeld and Alan C. West, “Copper Plating on Titanium Alloy 6-2-4-2 using an in situ High Voltage Pulse Followed by Plate-up,” J. Applied Electrochemistry38, 531 (2008). 

Jennifer L. Wade, Klaus S. Lackner, Alan C. West, “Transport Model for a High Temperature, Mixed Conducting CO2 Separation Membrane,” Solid State Ionics178, 1530 (2007). 

Mark J. Willey and Alan C. West, “Nucleation on Resistive Substrates: Analysis of Effect on Film Uniformity,”Electrochimica Acta52, 6484 (2007).

R. J. von Gutfeld and Alan C. West, “Voltage Oxide Removal for Plating: A New Method of Electroplating Oxide Coated Metals in situ.” J. Vacuum Science and Technology A25, 319 (2007). 

Mark J. Willey, Jon Reid, and Alan C. West, “Adsorption Kinetics of Polyvinylpyrrolidone during Copper Electrodeposition,” Electrochemical and Solid State Letter10, D38 (2007). 

Mark J. Willey and Alan C. West, “SPS Adsorption and Desorption during Copper Electrodeposition and its Impact on PEG Adsorption,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 154, D156 (2007).

Mark J. Willey and Alan C. West, Microfluidic Studies of Adsorption and Desorption of Polyethylene Glycol during Copper Electrodeposition,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 153, C728 (2006).

P. Grace Chao, Alan C. West, Clark T. Hung “Chondrocyte Intracellular Calcium, Cytoskeletal Organization and Gene Expression Responses to Dynamic Osmotic Loading,” American Journal of Physiology- Cell Physiology291, C718 (2006). 

Mark J. Willey and Alan C. West, “A Microfluidic Device to Measure Electrode Response to Changes in Electrolyte Composition,” Electrochemical and Solid State Letters9, E17 (2006).

Bulent M. Basol and Alan C. West, “Study on Mechanically Induced Suppression and Super Filling Mechanisms,” Electrochemical and Solid State Letters9, C77 (2006). 

Alan C. West, Ingrid Shao, Hariklia Deligianni,”Numerical Simulation of Electrochemical Planarization of Copper Overburden,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 152, C652 (2005).

Min Zheng, Mark Willey and Alan C. West, ”Electrochemical Nucleation of Copper on Ruthenium: Effect of Cl, PEG and SPS,” Electrochemical and Solid State Letters, 8, C151 (2005). 

Jong-Min Lee and Alan C. West, “Impact of Pulse Parameters on Current Distribution in High Aspect Ratio Vias and Through-Holes, J. Electrochem. Soc., 152, C645 (2005). 

Preethi Pratap, Allen Hunter, and Alan West, “Remote Instrumentation,” in Invention and Impact: Building Excellence in Undergraduate STEM Education, AAAS, Washington (2005).

R. Betti, A. C. West, G. Vermaas, and Y.Cao, “Corrosion and Embrittlement in High-Strength Wires of Suspension Bridge Cables,” ASCE J. Bridge Engineering151, (March/April 2005). 

Alan C. West, Panos Andricacos, and Lili Deligianni “Electrochemical Planarization of Interconnect Metallization,” IBM J. Res. Devel., 49, 37 (2005). 

P. Grace Chao, Zhongliang Tang, Elsa Angelini, Alan C. West, Kevin D. Costa, Clark T. Hung, “Dynamic Osmotic Loading of Cells Using a Novel Microfluidic Device,” Journal of Biomechanics, 38, 1273 ( 2005).

Min Zheng, Mark Willey, Hongyu Song, and Alan C. West, “Copper Electrodeposition onto Titanium and Other Substrates: Effect of Bath Composition,” Electrochemical Society Proceedings, edited by L. Deligianni et al., Electrochemical Society, Pennington, NJ (2004).

Edward F. Leonard, Alan C. West, Nina C. Shapley, and Mona U. Larsen, “Dialysis without Membranes: How and Why,” Blood Purification, 22, 92 (2004).

Min Zheng and Alan C. West, “Simulation of the Influence of Reactant Depletion on Nucleation Rate in Electrodeposition,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 151, C502 (2004). 

Jong-Min Lee, John. T. Hachman, James J. Kelly, and Alan C. West, “Improvement of Current Distribution on Substrates for MicroElectroMechanical Systems,” J. Microlithography, Microfabrication, and Microsystems3, 146 (2004). 

Yang Cao, G.W. Vermaas, R. Betti, A.C. West, P.F. Duby, “Corrosion and Degradation of High-Strength Steel Bridge Wire,” Corrosion, 59, 547 (2003).

Yang Cao, Jong-Min Lee, and Alan C. West, “Designs for Minimizing Resistive Substrate Effects on Wafer Metallization,” Plating and Surface Finishing90(11), 40 (November, 2003).

Zhongliang Tang, Grace Chao, Aurea Tucay, Erica Takai, Djordje Djukic, Mary Laura Lind, Clark Hung, Edward Guo, Alan West, Richard Osgood, and James T. Yardley, “XYZ on a Chip: Nanoscale Fabrication, Fluidics, and Optics Directed toward Applications within Biology and Medicine,” in Organic Nanophotonics, F. Charra et al, Editors, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Amsterdam (2003).

Aleksandar Radisic, Yang Cao, Premratn Taephaisitphongse, Alan C. West, and Peter C. Searson, “Direct Copper Electrodeposition on TaN Barrier Layer,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 150, C362 (2003). 

Zhongliang Tang, Seungbae Hong,Djordje Djukic, Vijay Modi, Alan C. West,James Yardley, and Richard M. Osgood, “Electrokinetic Flow Control for Composition Modulation in a Microchannel,” J. Micromechanics and Microengineering, 12(6), 870 (2002). 

Seungbae Hong, Zhongliang Tang, Djordje Djukic, Aurea Tucay, Sasha Bakhru,  Richard Osgood, James Yardley, Alan C. West, and Vijay Modi, “Simulation and Experimental Validation of Electroosmotic Flow in a Microfluidic Channel,” Proceedings of the 7th IEEE Conference on MEMS (2002).

Yang Cao and Alan C. West, “Nucleation and Three-Dimensional Growth: Deviation from Diffusion Control,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 149, C223 (2002). 

Radek Chalupa, Yang Cao, and Alan C. West, “Unsteady Diffusion Effects in Electrodeposition in Submicron Features,” J. Applied Electrochem.32, 135 (2002). 

Aleksandar Radisic, Alan C. West, and Peter C. Searson, “Influence of Additives on Nucleation and Growth of Copper on n-Si(111) from Acidic Sulfate Solutions,” J. Electrochem. Soc149, C94 (2002). 

Yang Cao and Alan C. West, “Direct Numerical Simulation of Nucleation and Three-Dimensional, Diffusion-Controlled Growth on Microelectrodes,” J. Electroanalytical Chem., 514103 (2001). 

Alan C. West, Steven Mayer, and Jonathan Reid, “A Superfilling Model that Predicts Bump Formation,” Electrochemical and Solid State Letters4, C50 (2001).

S. Calabrese Barton, T. Patterson, E. Wang, T. F. Fuller, and A. C. West, “Mixed-Reactant, Strip-Cell Direct Methanol Fuel Cells,” J. Power Sources, 96/2, 329 (2001).

Yang Cao, Premratn Taephaisitphongse, Radek Chalupa, Alan C. West, “A Three-Additive Model of Superfilling of Copper,” J. Electrochem. Soc148, C466 (2001).

Premratn Taephaisitphongse, Yang Cao, Alan West , “Electrochemical and Fill Studies of a Multi-Component Additive Package for Copper Deposition,” J. Electrochem. Soc148, C492 (2001).

Jonathon E. Spanier, Alan C. West, and Irving P. Herman, “Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy of 6H-SiC in Aqueous Hydrofluoric Acid,” J. Electrochem. Soc148, C663 (2001). 

Yang Cao, Peter Searson, and Alan C. West, “Direct Numerical Simulation of Nucleation and Three-Dimensional, Diffusion-Controlled Growth,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 148, C376 (2001). 

S. Calabrese Barton and A. C. West, “Electrodissolution of Zinc at the Limiting Current,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 148, A490 (2001).

S. Calabrese Barton and A. C. West, “Electrohydrodynamic Impedance in the Presence of Nonuniform Transport Properties,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 148, A381 (2001). 

Radek Chalupa, Mingyong Chen, Vijay Modi, and Alan C. West, “Limiting Current Density on a Line Electrode in Impinging Slot Jet Flows,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 148, E92 (2001). 

Radek Chalupa. Mingyoung Chen, Vijay Modi, and Alan C. West, “High Schmidt Mass Transfer in Turbulent Slot Jet Flows,” Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer44, 3775 (2001). 

Vijay Modi and Alan C. West, “Mass Transfer Problems in Electrochemical Systems,” Proceedings of the Fourth ISHMT-ASME Heat and Mass Transfer Conference, 117 (2000).

Mingyoung Chen, Radek Chalupa, Alan C. West, and Vijay Modi, “High Schmidt Number Mass Transfer in Laminar Slot Jet Flows,” Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer43, 3907 (2000).

Alan C. West, “Theory of Filling of High-Aspect Ratio Trenches and Vias in Presence of Additives,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 147, 227 (2000).

S. Calabrese Barton, Garry W. Vermaas, Paul F. Duby, Alan C. West, and Raimondo Betti, “Accelerated Corrosion and Embrittlement of High-Strength Bridge Wire,” Journal of Materials in Civil Engineering, 12, 33 (2000).

James J. Kelly and Alan C. West , “Experimental and Numerical Study of Leveling of Submicron Features by Organic Additives,” in Electrochemical Processing in ULSI Fabrication and Semiconductor/Metal Deposition II,” edited by P.C. Andricacos, et al., PV 99-9, Electrochemical Society, Pennington, NJ (1999).

Alan C. West, Ahmed Shehata, and Vijay Modi, ”Mathematical Modeling of Electrodeposition Processes for ULSI Copper-Interconect Technology” in Tutorials in Electochemical Engineering-Mathematical Modeling, edited by R. V. Savinell, A. C. West, J. M. Fenton, and H. Wiedner, PV 99-14, Electrochemical Society, Pennington, NJ (1999).

James J. Kelly and Alan C. West, “Leveling of 200-nm Features by Organic Additives,” Electrochemical and Solid State Letters2, 561 (1999). 

James J. Kelly, Chunyan Tian, and Alan C. West, “Leveling and Microstructural Effects of Additives for Copper Electrodeposition,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 146, 2540 (1999).

S. Calabrese Barton, T. Patterson, E. Wang, T. F. Fuller, and Alan C. West, “Electrode Performance and Design for Strip-Cell Direct Methanol Fuel Cells,” in Proton Conducting Membrane Fuel Cells (2nd International Symposium), edited by S. Gottesfeld, T. F. Fuller, G. Halpert, PV 98-27, Electrochemical Society, Pennington, NJ (1999).

Brett C. Baker and Alan C. West, “A Flow Modulation Study of Nickel-Iron Codeposition,” Electrochimica Acta44, 1567 (1999).

James J. Kelly and Alan C. West, “Design Tools for Electrodeposition in the Presence of Additives,” Electrochemical Processing in ULSI Fabrication I and Interconnect and Contact Metallization, edited by P. Andricacos et al., PV 98-6, Electrochemical Society, Pennington, NJ (1999).

J. Deliang Yang, Vijay Modi, and Alan C. West, “Analysis of Mass Transfer and Fluid Flow for Electrochemical Processes,” Modern Aspects of Electrochemistry, 32, edited by B. E. Conway et al., (1999).

Ahmed Shehata, J. Deliang Yang, Alan C. West, and Vijay Modi, “Effect of an Unsteady External Flow on Mass Transfer to Cavities,” Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer42, 673 (1999). 

Roberto Vidal and Alan C. West, “Aluminum and Aluminum Alloy Dissolution in Concentrated Phosphoric Acid,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 145, 4067 (1998).

Scott A. Calabrese Barton, Bryan L. Murach, Thomas F. Fuller, and Alan C. West, “A Methanol Sensor for Portable, Direct Methanol Fuel Cells,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 145, 3783 (1998).

James J. Kelly, Christopher J. Durning, and Alan C. West, “Effect of Current Distribution on Quartz Crystal Microbalance Measurements,” Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc., 502, 145 (1998).

James J. Kelly and Alan C. West, “Copper Deposition in the Presence of Polyethylene Glycol.  2. Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy Study,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 145, 3477 (1998). 

James J. Kelly and Alan C. West, “Copper Deposition in the Presence of Polyethylene Glycol.  1. Quartz Crystal Microbalance Study,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 145, 3472 (1998). 

Alan C. West, Chin-Chang Cheng, and Brett C. Baker, “Pulse Reverse Copper Electrodeposition in High Aspect Ratio Trenches and Vias,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 145, 3070 (1998). 

Qian Chen, Vijay Modi, and Alan C. West, “The Influence of Fluid Flow on Leveling,” J. Applied Electrochemistry, 28, 579 (1998).

Alan C. West and Stephen J. Lombardo, “The Role of Thermal and Transport Properties on the Binder Burnout of Injection Molded Ceramic Components,” Chemical Engineering Journal71, 243 (1998).

Tamer Wasfy, Alan C. West, and Vijay Modi, “Parallel Finite Element Computation of Unsteady Incompressible Flows,” Int. J. Numerical Methods in Fluids, 26, 17 (1998). 

Chin-Chang Cheng and Alan C. West, “Flow Modulation for Studies of Leveling Agents,” J. Electrochem. Soc.,145, 560 (1998).

James J. Kelly, K. M. Anisur Rahman, Christopher J. Durning, and Alan C. West, “Effect of Current Distribution on Quartz Crystal Microbalance Measurements,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 145, 492 (1998).

Phillipe Desprez,Michael Matlosz, J. Deliang Yang,and Alan C. West, “Estimation of Front Velocity in Electrodeposition onto Highly Resistive Substrates,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 145, 165 (1998). 

R. Betti. M. P. Bieniek, P. F. Duby, A. C. West, S. C. Barton, and G. Vermaas, “Accelerated Corrosion and Hydrogen Embrittlement Tests on High Strength Bridge Wires,” in Recent Advances in Bridge Engineering: Advanced Rehabilitation, Durable Materials, Nondestructive Evaluation and Management, U. Meier and R. Betti, Eds. Columbia University, New York (1997).

J. Deliang Yang, Ahmed Shehata, Vijay Modi, and Alan C. West, “Mass Transfer to a Channel Wall Downstream of a Cylinder,” Int. J. Heat and Mass Transfer40, 4263 (1997).

Chin-Chang Cheng and Alan C. West, “Nickel Deposition in the Presence of Coumarin: An Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy Study,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 144, 3050 (1997).

J. Deliang Yang and Alan C. West, “Current Distributions Governed by Coupled Concentration and Potential Fields,” AIChE Journal43, 811 (1997).

Brett C. Baker and Alan C. West, “Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy Study of Nickel-Iron Deposition.  2.  Theoretical Interpretation,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 144, 169 (1997).

Brett C. Baker and Alan C. West, “Electrochemical Impedance Spectroscopy Study of Nickel-Iron Deposition.  1.  Experimental Results,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 144, 164 (1997).

Roberto Vidal and Alan C. West, “High Rate Dissolution of Copper in Cupric-Sulfate Electrolytes,” Electrochimica Acta41, 2417 (1996).

Alan C. West and Thomas F. Fuller, “The Influence of Rib Spacing in Proton-Exchange Membrane Electrode Assemblies,” J. Appl. Electrochem.26, 557 (1996).

Benoit DeBecker and Alan C. West, “Workpiece, Pattern, and Feature-Scale Current Distributions,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 143, 486 (1996).

Roberto Vidal and Alan C. West, “An Electrochemical Study of Copper Electropolishing in Concentrated Phosphoric Acid,” Electrochemical Microfabrication, edited by Madhav Datta et al., Electrochemical Society, Pennington, NJ (1995).

Benoit DeBecker, Deliang Yang, Paul Duby, Vijay Modi, and Alan C. West, “Mass-transfer-Limited Current Distributions on Electrode Arrays in Presence of a Shear Flow,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 142, 3413 (1995).

Benoit DeBecker, Paul Duby, Vijay Modi, and Alan C. West, “Mass Transfer to a Line Electrode in Presence of Periodic Fluid Flow,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 142, 3001 (1995).

Alan C. West, Benoit DeBecker, and Deliang Yang, “The Simulation of Mass-Transfer Effects in Electrochemical Systems,” in Fundamentals of Electrochemical Process Design: A Tutorial, edited by Jan B. Talbot and James Fenton, PV 95-11, Electrochemistry Society, Pennington, NJ (1995).

Roberto Vidal and Alan C. West, “Copper Electropolishing in Concentrated Phosphoric Acid. II. Theoretical Interpretation,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 142, 2689 (1995).

Roberto Vidal and Alan C. West, “Copper Electropolishing in Concentrated Phosphoric Acid. I. Experiment Findings,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 142, 2682 (1995).

Xiaodong Wang, Vijay Modi, and Alan C. West, “Limiting Current Density in Presence of Tangential, Oscillating Fluid Flow,” J. Electrochem. Soc.141, 2753 (1994).

Roberto Vidal, Paul Duby, and Alan C. West, “A Mathematical Model of Ionic Transport in a Porous Diaphragm of a Chrome-Alum Cell,” Metallurgical and Materials Transactions B25(3), 351 (1994).

Alan C. West and Michael Matlosz, “A Boundary-Element Method for Transient Diffusion,” J. Applied Electrochemistry24, 261 (1994).

Roberto Vidal, Paul Duby, and Alan C. West, “Transport and Chemistry Within the Separator of a Chrome-Alum Electrowinning Process” in EPD Congress 1994, G. W. Warren, editor, The Minerals, Metals, and Materials Society, Warrendale, Pennsylvania (1994).

Alan C. West, “Comparison of Modeling Approaches for a Porous Salt Film,” J. Electrochem. Soc.140, 403 (1993).

Alan C. West, “Ohmic Interactions Within Electrode Ensembles,” J. Electrochem. Soc.140, 134 (1993).

A. C. West, C. Madore, M. Matlosz, and D. Landolt, “Shape Changes During Through-Mask Electrochemical Etching of Thin Metal Films,” Electrochemical Microfabrication, edited by Madhav Datta et al., PV 92-3, Electrochemistry Society, Pennington, NJ (1992).

A. C. West, R.-D. Grimm, D. Landolt, C. Deslouis, and B. Tribollet, “Electrohydrodynamic Impedance Study of Anodically Formed Salt Films on Iron in Chloride Solutions,” J. Electroanalytical Chem., 330, 693 (1992).

R.-D. Grimm, A. C. West and D. Landolt, “AC Impedance Study of Anodically Formed Salt Films on Iron in Chloride Solutions,” J. Electrochem. Soc.139, 1622 (1992).

Alan C. West, Michael Matlosz, and D. Landolt, “Primary Current Distribution in the Hull Cell and Related Trapezoidal Geometries,” J. Applied Electrochemistry22, 301 (1992).

M. Matlosz, P.-H. Valloton, A. C. West, and D. Landolt, “Nonuniform Current Distribution and Thickness during Deposition onto Resistive Substrates,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 139, 752 (1992).

A. C. West, C. Madore, M. Matlosz, and D. Landolt, “Shape Changes During Through-Mask Electrochemical Micromachining of Thin Metal Films,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 139, 499 (1992). 

C. Madore, A. C. West, M. Matlosz, and D. Landolt, “Design Considerations for a Cylindrical Hull Cell with Forced Convection,” Electrochimica Acta37, 69 (1992). 

Alan C. West and John Newman, “Determining Current Distributions Governed by Laplace’s Equation,” Modern Aspects of Electrochemistry ,23, edited by B. E. Conway et al. (1992).

Alan C. West and John Newman, “Current Distributions on Recessed Electrodes,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 1381620 (1991).

Alan C. West, Michael Matlosz, and D. Landolt, “Normalized and Average Current Distributions on Unevenly Spaced Patterns,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 138, 728 (1991).

Alan C. West, Johannes H. Sukamto, and John Newman, “A Criterion to Verify Current Distribution Calculations,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 137, 2745 (1990). 

Alan C. West and John Newman, “Interpretation of Kinetic Rate Data Taken in a Channel Flow Cell,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 136, 3755 (1989). 

Alan C. West and John Newman, “Current Distribution Near an Electrode Edge as a Primary Distribution is Approached,” J. Electrochem. Soc., 136, 2935 (1989). 

Alan C. West and John Newman, “Corrections to Kinetic Measurements Taken on a Disk Electrode,” J. Electrochem. Soc.136, 139 (1989).