Selected Publications

Sergio Pizzini is author of more than 250 technical papers published in international Journals with peer review.
 

He authored or co-authored four books.

 
Sixties>Sixties
Seventies>Seventies
Eighties>Eighties
Nineties>Nineties
New Century>New Century
- 2000 - S. Spadoni, M. Acciarri, D. Narducci, S. Pizzini
Surface micro-characterisation of silicon wafers by LBIC technique in planar configuration and by Attenuate Total Reflection Spectroscopy
Phil. Magazine B, 80 (2000) 579
- 2000 - M. Acciarri, S.Pizzini, G.Simone, D. Jones, V. Palermo
Advances in silicon surface characterisation
using light beam injection techniques

Materials Science Eng. B37 (2000) 235-239
- 2000 - S.Pizzini, S.Binetti, M.Acciarri, M. Casati
Study of radiative and non radiative recombination process at dislocations in silicon by photoluminescence and LBIC measurements
MRS Symp. Proc. Vol. 588 (2000) 117-122
- 2000 - S.Pizzini, M.Acciarri, E. Leoni, A. Le Donne
About the D1 and D2 dislocation luminescence and
its correlation with oxygen segregation
phys. stat.sol. (b) 222(2000) 141
- 2000 - A. Castaldini, A.Cavallini, B.Fraboni, S.Pizzini
On the role of extended defects in the transport
properties of Er-doped silicon
Phil. Magazine B, 80(2000) 571
- 2000 - S.Pizzini, M.Guzzi, E. Grilli, G. Borionetti
The photoluminescence emission in the 0.7-0.9 range from oxygen precipitates, thermal donors and dislocations in silicon
J. Phys:Condens.Matter , 12(2000) 10131
- 2001 - S. Pizzini, S. Binetti, A.LeDonne. E.Leoni, M.Acciarri, G.Salviati, L.Lazzaroni
Beam Injection studies of dislocations and
oxygen agglomeration in semiconductor silicon
Solid state phenomena 78-79 (2001) 57
- 2001 - M.Acciarri, S.Binetti, A.Racz, A.Arcari, G.Agostinelli , S.Pizzini
Fast Laser Scanning For In-Line Solar Cells Characterization
in Photovoltaic Industry
Proceedings of the 17th European Photovoltaic Solar Energy Conference 2001, Munich (Germany)
- 2002 - M. Acciarri, S. Binetti, A. Racz, S. Pizzini, G. Agostinelli
Fast Lbic in-Line Characterization
For Process Quality Control in The Photovoltaic Industry
Solar Energy Mat. and Solar Cells 72 (2002) 417
- 2002 - S. Binetti, S. Pizzini, E. Leoni, R. Somaschini,
A. Castaldini, A. Cavallini
Optical Properties of oxygen agglomerates in silicon
Solid State Phenomena, 82-84(2002) 75
- 2002 - S. Pizzini
Chemistry and Physics of defect interaction in semiconductors
Solid State Phenomena, 85-86(2002) 1-66
- 2002 - S. Pizzini
Defect interaction and clustering in semiconductors
Transtech Publ (Zürich) 2002
- 2002 - S.Pizzini, S.Binetti, E. Leoni, A.LeDonne, M.Acciarri, A.Castaldini
Radiative recombination processes of thermal donors in silicon
MRS Symp. Proc. Vol.692 (2002) 275
- 2002 - S.Pizzini, S.Binetti
Thin-film Si-based optoelectronics
in "Growth, Characterization and Electronic
Applications of Si-based thin films
"
Ed. R.B.Bergmann, Research Signpost Publ. India, (2002) p.101-128
- 2002 - S.Binetti, S.Pizzini, E.Leoni, R.Somaschini, A.Castaldini, A.Cavallini
Optical properties of oxygen precipitates and dislocations in silicon
J. Appl. Phys. 92 (2002) 2437
- 2002 - M. Acciarri, C.Cirelli, S.Pizzini, S.Binetti,
A.Castaldini, A.Cavallini
Study of the correlation between radiative and
non-radiative channels in silicon
J. Phys. Condens. Matter 14 (2002) 13223
- 2002 - S.Binetti, R.Somaschini, A.LeDonne, E.Leoni, S.Pizzini, D.Li, D.Yang
Dislocation luminescence in nitrogen doped Czochralski
and float zone silicon
J. Phys. Condens. Matter 14 (2002) 13247
- 2002 - N.A.Sobolev, A.M.Emel’yanov, E.I.Shek, V.I.Vdovin, T.G.Yugova, S.Pizzini
Correlation between defect structure and luminescence spectra in monocrystalline erbium-implanted silicon
J. Phys. Condens. Matter 14 (2002) 13241
- 2002 - A.Emel’yanov, N.A.Sobolev, S.Pizzini
Effect of surface state density on room temperature photoluminescence from Si-SiO2 structures in the range of band-to band recombination in silicon
Semiconductors 36 (2002) 1225
- 2003 - S.Binetti, A.LeDonne,V.V. Emtsev Jr., V.V. Emtsev, S.Pizzini
Effect of pressure-enhanced single step annealing on the silicon luminescence
Mat. Res. Soc. Symp. Proc. Vol. 744 (2003) 351
- 2003 - S. Binetti, A. Le Donne, M. Acciarri, M. Cerminara, S. Pizzini
Analysis of extended defects in 6H-SiC using photoluminescence and Light beam induced current spectroscopy
Materials Science Forum, 433-436 (2003) 317
- 2003 - S.Binetti, S.Pizzini, R.Somaschini, A.LeDonne, D.Li, D.Yang
Effect of heat treatment on the optical and electrical properties of nitrogen-doped silicon samples
Microelectronic Eng. 66 (2003) 297
- 2003 - D.Cavalcoli, A.Cavallini, M.Rossi, S.Binetti, F.Izzia, S.Pizzini
Surface contaminant detection in semiconductors
using noncontacting techniques
J. Electrochem. Soc. 150 (2003) G456
- 2003 - A.M.Emel’yanov, N.A. Sobolev, T.M. Mel’nikova, S. Pizzini
Efficient silicon light emitting diode with temperature-stable
spectral characteristics
Semiconductors 37 (2003) 756
- 2003 - S. Binetti, A. LeDonne, V.V. Emsev, S. Pizzini
Effect of high pressure isostatic annealing on oxygen segregation in Czochralski silicon
J. Appl. Phys. 94(2003) 7476
- 2003 - M.Bollani, S.Binetti, M.Acciarri, L.Fumagalli, A.Arcari, S.Pizzini, H. Von Kaenel
Characterization of nanocrystalline silicon film grown by LEPECVD for photovoltaic applications
Mat. Res.Soc. Symp. Proc. 76 (2003) A5.3.1
- 2004 - A.LeDonne, S.Binetti, M.Acciarri, A.Castaldini, F.Nava, A.Cavallini, S.Pizzini
Electrical and optical characterization of electron irradiated X ray detectors based on 4H-SiC epitaxial layers
Materials Science Forum, 457-469 (2004) 1503
- 2004 - A.LeDonne, S.Binetti, M.Acciarri, S.Pizzini
Electrical characterization of electron irradiated X ray detectors based on 4H-SiC epitaxial layers
Diamond and related materials 13 (2004) 414
- 2004 - E.Leoni, S.Binetti, B.Pichaud, S.Pizzini
Dislocation luminescence in plastically deformed silicon crystals: effect of dislocation intersection and oxygen decoration
Eur.Phys.J.Appl.Phys. 27 (2004) 123
- 2004 - E.Leoni, R.El Bouyadi, L.Martinelli, G.Regula, E.Ntsoenzok, B.Pichaud, S.Pizzini
Structural and optical characterization of a dispersion of nanocavities in a crystalline silicon matrix
Eur.Phys.J.Appl.Phys. 27 (2004) 89
- 2004 - S.Pizzini, E.Leoni, S.Binetti, M.Acciarri, A.LeDonne, B.Pichaud
Luminescence of dislocations and oxide precipitates in Si
Solid state Phenomena, Vol.95-96 (2004) 273
- 2004 - E.Leoni, L.Martinelli, S.Binetti, G.Borionetti, S.Pizzini
The origin of photoluminescence from oxygen precipitates nucleated at low temperature in semiconductor silicon
J. Electrochem. Soc. 151(2004) G866
- 2004 - D-S-Li, D.Yang, E.Leoni, S.Binetti, S.Pizzini
Photoluminescence of dislocations in nitrogen-doped Czochralski Silicon
Chin. Phys. Lett. 21 2242-2244 (2004)
- 2005 - A.Castaldini, D.Cavalcoli, A.Cavallini, S.Pizzini
Defect states in Czochralski p-type silicon:
the role of oxygen and dislocations
phys.stat.sol.(a) 202(2005) 889-895
- 2005 - A. Castaldini, D.Cavalcoli, A.Cavallini, S.Binetti, S.Pizzini
Electronic defect states in Cz p-ty pe silicon
Appl. Phys Lett. 86 (2005) 162109
- 2005 - A.LeDonne, S.Binetti, S.Pizzini
Electrical and optical Characterization of electron-irradiated 4H-SiC epitaxial layers annealed at low temperature
Diamond and related materials 14(2005) 1150-1153
- 2005 - T.Mchedlidze, S.Binetti, A.LeDonne, M.Suezawa, S.Pizzini
Rod-like defects in CZ-Si investigated by spin resonance and photoluminescence spectroscopies
phys.stat. sol (c) 2 (2005) 1807-1811
- 2005 - M.Acciarri, S.Binetti, M.Bollani, A.Comotti, L.Fumagalli, S.Pizzini, H.von Kaenel
Nanocrystalline silicon grown by LEPECVD for photovoltaic applications
Solar En. Mat. & Solar Cells 87(2005) 11-24
- 2005 - A.Castaldini, D.Cavalcoli, A.Cavallini, S.Pizzini
Experimental evidence of dislocation related shallow states
in p-type Si
Phys.Rev.Lett. 95 (2005) 076401-1
- 2005 - S.Binetti, M.Acciarri, M.Bollani, L.Fumagalli, H.von Kanel, S.Pizzini
Nanocrystalline silicon film grown by LEPECVS for optoelectronic applications
Thin solid Films 487(2005) 19-25
- 2005 - S.Pizzini, M.Acciarri, S.Binetti
From electronic grade to solar grade silicon: chances and challenges in photovoltaics
phys.stat.sol.(a) 1-15(2005) DOI 10.1002
- 2005 - T.Mchedlidze, S.Binetti, A.LeDonne, S.Pizzini, M.Suezawa
Electric-dipole spin-resonance signals related to extended interstitial agglomerates in silicon
J.Appl. Phys. 98(2005) 043507
- 2005 - M.Acciarri, S.Binetti, S.Marchionna, S.Pizzini, J.Libal, R.Kopecek, P.Fath, B. Geerligs, K. Wambach
Spectroscopical and electrical characterization of n-type multicrystalline silicon
Proceedings 20th EUPV solar energy Conference, (2005) 1198
- 2006 - S.Marchionna, F.Meinardi, M.Acciarri, S.Binetti, A.Papagni, S.Pizzini, V.Malatesta, R.Tubino
Photovoltaic quantum efficiency enhancement by light harvesting of organo-lantanide complexes
J.Luminesc. 118 (2006) 325
- 2006 - S.Pizzini, S.Binetti, A.LeDonne, A.Marzegalli, J.Rabier
Optical properties of shuffle dislocations
Appl. Phys. Lett. 88 (2006) 211910
- 2006 - S.Pizzini, M.Acciarri, S.Binetti, A.Le Donne, S.Marchionna, M.Bollani
Defect studies on silicon and silicon-germanium for PV and optoelectronic applications
Mater.Sci.in Semicond. Proc. 9(2006) 66
- 2006 - S.Pizzini, M.Acciarri, S. Binetti, D. Cavalcoli, A.Cavallini
Nanocrystalline silicon films as multifunctional material for optoelectronic and photovoltaic applications
Materials Sci. Eng. B134(2006) 118
- 2006 - A.Castaldini, A.Cavallini, L.Rigutti, S.Pizzini, A.LeDonne, S.Binetti
Diffusion Length and junction spectroscopy analysis of low temperature annealing of electron irradiation-induced
deep levels in 4H-SiC
Journal of Applied Physics, 99 (2006) 033701
- 2007 - D. Cavalcoli, A.Cavallini, M.Rossi, S.Pizzini
Micro-and nano structures in silicon studied by DLTS and scanning probe methods
Semiconductors, 41 (2007) 421
- 2007 - I.Lombardi, S.Marchionna, G.Zangari, S.Pizzini
Effect of Pt particle size and distribution on photoelectrochemical hydrogen evolution by p-Si photocathodes
Langmuir C (2007) 74
- 2007 - A.Cavallini, D.Cavalcoli, M.Rossi, A.Tomasi, S.Pizzini, D. Chrastina, G.Isella
Defect analysis of hydrogenated nanocrystalline silicon films
PhysicaB 401-402(2007) 519
- 2008 - A.LeDonne, S.Binetti, G.Isella, B.Pichaud, M.Texier, M.Acciarri, S.Pizzini
Structural Characterization of nc-silicon films grown by low-energy PECVD on different substrates
Applied Surface Science 254(2008) 2804-2808
- 2008 - A.LeDonne, S.Binetti, G.Isella, S.Pizzini
Strucural homogeneity of nc-Si Film grown by low energy PECVD
Electrochemical and solid state Letters, 11(6) (2008) P5-P7
- 2008 - S.Pizzini
Bulk solar silicon: how chemistry and physics play to get a benevolent microstructured material
Appl. Phys. A 96 (2008) 171-188
- 2008 - A.LeDonne, S.Binetti, G.Isella, B.Pichaud, M.Texier, M.Acciarri, S.Pizzini
Advances in structural characterization of thin film nanocrystalline silicon for photovoltaic applications
Solid State Phenomena,Vols. 131-133 (2008) 33-38
- 2009 - S.Pizzini, G.Kissinger, H.Tu, H. Yamada Kaneta (Guest Editors)
Advanced Silicon Materials Research for electronic and photovoltaic applications
Materials Sci. Eng.B, Volumes B158-160 (2009)
- 2009 - S.Poliani, C.Somaschini, S.Sanguinetti, E.Grilli, M.Guzzi, A.LeDonne, S.Pizzini, D.Chrastina, G.Isella
Tuning by means of laser annealing of electronic and structural properties of nc.Si/a-Si:H
Mater. Sci. Engin. B 159-160 (2009) 31-33
- 2009 - P.L. Novikov, A.LeDonne, S.Cereda, L.Miglio, S.Pizzini, S.Binetti, M.Rondanini, C.Cavallotti, D.Chrastina, T. Moiseev, H.von Kaenel, G. Isella , F. Montalenti
Crystallinity and microstructure in Si films grown by plasma-enhanced CVD: a simple atomic scale model validated by experiments
Appl. Phys. Letters 94 (2009) 051904
- 2010 - S.Pizzini
Towards solar silicon: challenges and benefits for low cost photovoltaics
Solar Energy Materials and Solar cells 94 (2010) 1528-1533
- 2011 - I.Lombardi, F.Tappa,G.Fragiacomo,S.Pizzini,F.Hugo
Progress in recycling of silicon fine powders from fixed abrasive operation on silicon ingots
Proc. 26th EUPVSEC (2011)1981-1985
Books>Books





CREDITS:
Martina Zanarini - Softec

 

Prof. Sergio Pizzini - University of Milano Bicocca
mobile 0039 3316685224 - sergio.pizzini@mpvresearch.eu