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Publications

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Peer-reviewed journal papers

L. Boehme, M. Bresin, A. Botman, J. Ranney, J. T. Hastings (2015)
Focused electron beam induced etching of copper in sulfuric acid solutions
Nanotechnology 26(49) 495301 (2015), doi:10.1088/0957-4484/26/49/495301

A. A. Martin, S. Randolph, A. Botman, M. Toth, I. Aharonovich (2015)
Maskless milling of diamond by a focused oxygen ion beam
Scientific Reports 5, 8958 (2015), doi:10.1038/srep08958

M. Bresin, A. Botman, S. J. Randolph, M. Straw, J. T. Hastings (2014)
Liquid Phase Electron-Beam-Induced Deposition on Bulk Substrates Using Environmental Scanning Electron Microscopy
Microscopy and Microanalysis 20(02) 376--384 (2014), doi:10.1017/S1431927614000117

A. Botman, A Bahm, S. J. Randolph, M. Straw, M. Toth (2013)
Spontaneous growth of gallium-filled microcapillaries on ion-bombarded GaN
Physical Review Letters 111(13) 135503 (2013), doi:10.1103/PhysRevLett.111.135503

S. J. Randolph, A. Botman, M. Toth (2013)
Capsule-free fluid delivery and beam-induced electrodeposition in a scanning electron microscope
RSC Advances 2013, doi:10.1039/c3ra42840k

S. J. Randolph, A. Botman, M. Toth (2013)
Deposition of Highly Porous Nanocrystalline Platinum on Functionalized Substrates Through Fluorine-Induced Decomposition of Pt(PF3)4 Adsorbates
Particle & Particle Systems Characterization 30(8) 672--677 (2013), doi:10.1002/ppsc.201300036

A. Botman, J. J. L. Mulders, C. W. Hagen (2009)
Creating pure nanostructures from electron-beam-induced deposition using purification techniques: a technology perspective
Nanotechnology 20, 372001 (2009), doi:10.1088/0957-4484/20/37/372001

L. van Kouwen, A. Botman, C. W. Hagen (2009)
Focused electron-beam-induced deposition of 3 nm dots in a scanning electron microscope
Nano Letters 9(5) 2149-2152 (2009), doi:10.1021/nl900717r

A. Botman, J.J.L. Mulders, R. Weemaes and S. Mentink (2006)
Purification of platinum and gold structures after electron-beam-induced deposition
Nanotechnology, 17, 3779--85, doi:10.1088/0957-4484/17/15/028

M.A. Clilverd, C.J. Rodger, T. Ulich, A. Seppala, E. Turunen, A. Botman, and N.R. Thomson (2005)
Modeling a large solar proton event in the southern polar atmosphere
J. Geophys. Res., 110, A09307, doi:10.1029/2004JA010922




Peer-reviewed journal proceedings

A. Botman, M. Hesselberth and J.J.L. Mulders (2008)
Improving the conductivity of platinum-containing nano-structures created by electron-beam-induced deposition
Microelectronic Engineering, 85, 1139--42, doi:10.1016/j.mee.2007.12.036

A. Botman, C. W. Hagen, J. Li, B. L. Thiel, K. A. Dunn, J. J. L. Mulders, S. Randolph and M. Toth (2009)
Electron postgrowth irradiation of platinum-containing nanostructures grown by electron-beam-induced deposition from Pt(PF3)4
J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B Volume 27, Issue 6, pp. 2759-2763, doi:10.1116/1.3253551

A. Botman, M. Hesselberth, J.J.L. Mulders (2008)
Investigation of morphological changes in platinum-containing nano-structures created by electron-beam-induced deposition
J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B Volume 26, Issue 6, pp. 2464-2467, doi:10.1116/1.2990790

A. Botman, D.A.M. de Winter and J.J.L. Mulders (2008)
Electron-beam-induced deposition of platinum at low landing energies
J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B Volume 26, Issue 6, pp. 2460-2463, doi:10.1116/1.2976576




Other proceedings

J. J. L. Mulders and A. Botman (2010)
Towards Electron Beam Induced Deposition Improvements for Nanotechnology
Proceedings of the International Beilstein Symposium, Bozen, Italy, 2010

J. J. L. Mulders and A. Botman (2009)
The use of Au and Pt x-ray N lines for correct EDX analysis of C in gold and platinum depositions of micro and nano structures
Procedings Microscopy and MicroAnalysis Richmond USA, 15, 1126, doi:10.1017/S1431927609095385




Other publications

A. Botman
Towards high purity nanostructures from electron beam induced deposition of platinum PhD thesis, TU Delft (Netherlands), 2009 - full text at TU Delft | full text on this website

A. Botman
Fabrication of nanogaps for investigating the transport properties and I-V characteristics of individual molecules -- towards molecular devices M.Sci. thesis, Cavendish Labs, Cambridge University, 2004




Presented at international conferences

2015: Electron, Ion and Photon Beam Technology and Nanofabrication (EIPBN) International Conference, San Diego, CA, USA [link].

  • A. Botman, S. J. Randolph, J. J. L. Mulders. Hydrogen-beam induced deposition of platinum and tungsten microstructures. (Talk)

2014: 247th ACS National Meeting (March), Dallas, TX, USA [link].

  • A Botman, SJ Randolph, A Bahm, M Straw, M Toth. Spontaneous nanostructure assembly with new focused charged particle beam-induced processes. (Invited talk, COLL division)

2013: Electron, Ion and Photon Beam Technology and Nanofabrication (EIPBN) International Conference, Nashville, TN, USA [link].

  • A Botman, S Randolph, M Toth. In-situ Microfluidics using a Liquid Injector for the Study of Beam-Induced and Dynamic Processes. (Poster)

2012: FEBIP International Workshop, Zaragoza, Spain [link].

  • A Botman, SJ Randolph. Liquid Precursors for in-situ Beam-Induced Electrochemistry. (Talk)
  • SJ Randolph, A Botman, M Toth. Rapid Localized Deposition of High Purity Platinum by Spontaneous Reaction of Pt(PF3)4 with XeF2 in a Scanning Electron Microscope. (Talk)
  • A Botman, SJ Randolph, M Toth. XeF2-Mediated Bottom-up Growth of Pillars on GaN by Energetic Ga+ Ion Beam Irradiation. (Poster)

2011: Micro- and Nano-Engineering (MNE) International Conference, Berlin, Germany [link].

  • A Botman, S Randolph, M Toth. Pure, rapid and localized deposition of platinum by spontaneous reaction of Pt(PF3)4 with XeF2 in a scanning electron microscope. (Poster)

2010: Focused Electron Beam Induced Processing (FEBIP) workshop, Albany NY, USA [link].

  • A Botman, JJL Mulders, CW Hagen, J Li, BL Thiel, KA Dunn, S Randolph, M Toth. Electron postgrowth irradiation of platinum-containing nanostructures grown by electron-beam-induced deposition from Pt(PF3)4. (Poster)

2009: Electron, Ion and Photon Beam Technology and Nanofabrication (EIPBN) International Conference, Marco Island FL, USA [link].

  • A Botman, CW Hagen, J Li, BL Thiel, KA Dunn, JJL Mulders, S Randolph, M Toth. Electron post-irradiation of platinum nanostructures created by electron-beam-induced deposition from Pt(PF3)4. (Poster)
  • L van Kouwen, A Botman, CW Hagen, P Kruit. Focused electron beam induced deposition of 3nm dots in a scanning electron microscope. (Poster)

2008: Electron, Ion and Photon Beam Technology and Nanofabrication (EIPBN) International Conference, Portland OR, USA [link].

  • A Botman, DAM de Winter, JJL Mulders. Electron-beam-induced deposition at low landing energies. (Talk)
  • A Botman, M Hesselberth, JJL Mulders. Investigation of morphological changes in platinum nanostructures created by focused electron beam induced deposition. (Poster)

2008: Focused Electron Beam Induced Processing (FEBIP) workshop, Thun, Switzerland [link].

  • A Botman, JJL Mulders, M Hesselberth, CW Hagen, P Kruit. Creating pure platinum nanostructures by EBID: challenges and successes. (Talk)
  • A Botman, DAM de Winter, JJL Mulders. Focused electron beam induced deposition of platinum at very low landing energies. (Poster)
  • A Botman, SF Wuister, M Ovsyanko, JJL Mulders. Applications of electron-beam-induced deposition: mechanical fixation of carbon nanotubes and additive repair of nano-imprint lithography masks. (Poster)

2007: Micro- and Nano-Engineering (MNE) international conference, Copenhagen, Denmark [link, proceedings].

  • A Botman, M Hesselberth, JJL Mulders. Improving the conductivity of platinum-containing nanostructures created by electron beam-induced deposition. (Poster)

2006: Recent Trends international seminar, Brno, Czech Republic [link].

  • A Botman, JJL Mulders, R Weemaes, S Mentink. Purification of platinum and gold structures after electron-beam-induced deposition. (Poster)

2006: Focused Electron Beam Induced Processing (FEBIP) workshop, Delft, The Netherlands [link].

  • A Botman, JJL Mulders, R Weemaes, S Mentink. Purification of platinum and gold structures after electron-beam-induced deposition. (Poster)





Patents

Author on 5 US patents and 4 pending applications. Please contact for details.