Publications significatives

Bibliographie 2016-2018

2017

 1. Bioud, Youcef A., Abderraouf Boucherif, Ali Belarouci, Etienne Paradis, Simon Fafard, Vincent Aimez, Dominique Drouin, et Richard Arès. « Fast growth synthesis of mesoporous germanium films by high frequency bipolar electrochemical etching ». Electrochimica Acta 232 (1 avril 2017): 422‑30. doi:10.1016/j.electacta.2017.02.115.

2. Boucherif, Abderrahim Rahim, Abderraouf Boucherif, Gitanjali Kolhatkar, Andreas Ruediger, et Richard Arès. « Graphene–Mesoporous Si Nanocomposite as a Compliant Substrate for Heteroepitaxy ». Small, 1 mars 2017, n/a-n/a. doi:10.1002/smll.201603269.

3. Lafontaine, M. de, M. Darnon, C. Colin, B. Bouzazi, M. Volatier, R. Arès, S. Fafard, V. Aimez, et A. Jaouad. « Impact of Via Hole Integration on Multijunction Solar Cells for Through Cell Via Contacts and Associated Passivation Treatment ». IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics PP, no 99 (2017): 1‑6. doi:10.1109/JPHOTOV.2017.2711423.

4. Proulx, F., M. C. A. York, P. O. Provost, R. Arès, V. Aimez, D. P. Masson, et S. Fafard. « Measurement of Strong Photon Recycling in Ultra-Thin GaAs n/p Junctions Monolithically Integrated in High-Photovoltage Vertical Epitaxial Heterostructure Architectures with Conversion Efficiencies Exceeding 60% ». Physica Status Solidi (RRL) – Rapid Research Letters 11, no 2 (1 février 2017): n/a-n/a. doi:10.1002/pssr.201600385.

5. Wilkins, M.M., J. Gupta, A. Jaouad, B. Bouzazi, S. Fafard, A. Boucherif, C. E. Valdivia, et al. « Design of thin InGaAsN(Sb) n-i-p junctions for use in 4-junction concentrating photovoltaic devices ». SPIE Journal of Photonics for Energy, accepted 7, no 2 (7 avril 2017): 022502‑022502.

6. York, Mark C. A., et Simon Fafard. « High Efficiency Phototransducers Based on a Novel Vertical Epitaxial Heterostructure Architecture (VEHSA) with Thin p/n Junctions ». Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 50, no 17 (2017): 173003. doi:10.1088/1361-6463/aa60a6.

2016

1. Abderrahim Rahim Boucherif and Maxime Rondeau Hubert Pelletier Philippe-Olivier Provost Abderraouf Boucherif Christian Dubuc Hassan Maher and Richard Arès. (2016). Focused gas beam injection for efficient ammonia-molecular beam epitaxial growth of III-nitride semiconductors. J. Vac. Sci. Technol.

2. Bioud, Youcef A., Abderraouf Boucherif, Ali Belarouci, Etienne Paradis, Dominique Drouin, et Richard Arès. « Chemical Composition of Nanoporous Layer Formed by Electrochemical Etching of P-Type GaAs ». Nanoscale Research Letters 11, no 1 (1 décembre 2016): 446. doi:10.1186/s11671-016-1642-z.

3. Cheriton, R., M.M. Wilkins, P. Sharma, C.E. Valdivia, A.H. Trojnar, H. Schriemer, K. Hinzer, et al. « Design optimizations of InGaAsN(Sb) subcells for concentrator photovoltaic systems ». Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology B: Nanotechnology and Microelectronics 34, no 2 (2016). doi:10.1116/1.4939754.

·       2. Rémi Comyn, Yvon Cordier, Sébastien Chenot, Abdelatif Jaouad, Hassan Maher, Vincent Aimez. (2016). Development of technological building blocks for the monolithic integration of ammonia-MBE-grown GaNHEMTs with silicon CMOS. Phys. Stat. Sol. A 213 (2016) 917-924.

·       Adrien Cutivet, Flavien Cozette, Meriem Bouchilaoun, Ahmed Chakroun, Osvaldo Arenas, Marie Lesecq, Jean-Claude De Jaeger, Abdelatif Jaouad, Fraņcois Boone, and Hassan Maher (2016). Characterization of dynamic self-heating in GaN HEMTs using gate resistance measurement. IEEE, EDL.

o   Fafard, S., F. Proulx, M. C A York, L. S. Richard, P. O. Provost, R Arès, V. Aimez, et D. P. Masson. « High-photovoltage GaAs vertical epitaxial monolithic heterostructures with 20 thin p/n junctions and a conversion efficiency of 60% ». Applied Physics Letters 109, no 13 (2016). doi:10.1063/1.4964120.

o   Fafard, S., M.C.A. York, F. Proulx, C.E. Valdivia, M.M. Wilkins, R. Arès, V. Aimez, K. Hinzer, et D.P. Masson. « Ultrahigh efficiencies in vertical epitaxial heterostructure architectures ». Applied Physics Letters 108, no 7 (2016). doi:10.1063/1.4941240.

o   Ilahi, B., O. Nasr, B. Paquette, M.H. Hadj Alouane, N. Chauvin, B. Salem, L. Sfaxi, et al. « Thermally activated inter-dots carriers’ transfer in InAs QDs with InGaAs underlying layer: Origin and dependence on the post-growth intermixing ». Journal of Alloys and Compounds 656 (2016). doi:10.1016/j.jallcom.2015.09.231.

o   Ilahi, B., J. Zribi, M. Guillotte, R. Arès, V. Aimez, et D. Morris. « Tunable emission wavelength stacked InAs/GaAs quantum dots by Chemical Beam Epitaxy for optical coherence tomography ». Materials 9, no 7 (2016). doi:10.3390/ma9070511.

o   Kolhatkar, G., A. Boucherif, C. Dab, S. Fafard, V. Aimez, R. Arès, et A. Ruediger. « Composition variation in Al-based dilute nitride alloys using apertureless scanning near-field optical microscopy ». Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics 18, no 44 (2016). doi:10.1039/c6cp05063h.

o   Kolhatkar, Gitanjali, Abderraouf Boucherif, Youcef Ataellah Bioud, Simon Fafard, Andreas Ruediger, Vincent Aimez, et Richard Arès. « Electrical and Structural Properties of AlGaNAs Alloys Grown by Chemical Beam Epitaxy ». Physica Status Solidi (B) 253, no 5 (mai 2016): 918‑22. doi:10.1002/pssb.201552617.

o   Paquette, Bernard, Abderraouf Boucherif, Vincent Aimez, et Richard Arès. « Novel Multijunction Solar Cell Design for Low Cost, High Concentration Systems ». Progress in Photovoltaics: Research and Applications 24, no 2 (février 2016): 150‑58. doi:10.1002/pip.2646.

·       Richard, O., A. Jaouad, B. Bouzazi, R. Arès, S. Fafard, et V. Aimez. « Simulation of a through cell via contacts architecture for HCPV multi-junction solar cells ». Solar Energy Materials and Solar Cells 144 (2016). doi:10.1016/j.solmat.2015.08.032.

·       H. Spisser , A.-S. Grimault-Jacquin, N. Zerounian, A. Aassime, L. Cao, F. Boone, H. Maher, Y. Cordier, F. Aniel (2016). Room-temperature AlGaN/GaN Terahertz Plasmonic Detectors with a Zero-Bias Grating. Journal of infrared, millimeter and THz waves. 37(3): 243-257.

o   York, M. C. A., F. Proulx, D. P. Masson, A. Jaouad, B. Bouzazi, R. Arès, V. Aimez, et S. Fafard. « Thin n/p GaAs Junctions for Novel High-Efficiency Phototransducers Based on a Vertical Epitaxial Heterostructure Architecture ». MRS Advances 1, no 14 (janvier 2016): 881‑90. doi:10.1557/adv.2016.9.

o   Zribi, J., B. Ilahi, B. Paquette, A. Jaouad, O. Theriault, K. Hinzer, R. Cheriton, et al. « Effect of Dot-Height Truncation on the Device Performance of Multilayer InAs/GaAs Quantum Dot Solar Cells ». IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics 6, no 2 (2016). doi:10.1109/JPHOTOV.2016.2514708.

o   Zribi, Jihene, Denis Morris, Bouraoui Ilahi, Amal Aldhubaib, Vincent Aimez, et Richard Ares. « In-situ height engineering of InGaAs/GaAs quantum dots by chemical beam epitaxy ». Journal of Nanophotonics 10, no 3 (1 juillet 2016): 033502‑033502. doi:10.1117/1.JNP.10.033502.

Referred Conferences – Proceedings:

·         2017

o   Arenas, O., R. Norman, R. Prytula, D. Larkin, F. de St-Croix, S. Langlois, V. Aimez, R. Arès, et L. Frechette. « A 1000x Utility-Scale Parabolic Frame Tracker for Multidisciplinary CPV Research ». In 13TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CONCENTRATOR PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEMS (CPV-13). Ottawa, ON, Canada, 2017.

o   Bouzazi, B., A. Jaouad, A. Turala, R. Arès, S. Fafard, et V. Aimez. « Thermal Behaviours and Ageing of GaAs and InGaP Solar  Cells for Thermal - CPV Hybrid Energy systems ». In 13TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CONCENTRATOR PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEMS (CPV-13). Ottawa, ON, Canada, 2017.

o   Colin, C., A. Jaouad, M. Darnon, M. De Lafontaine, M. Volatier, A. Boucherif, R. Arès, S. Fafard, et V. Aimez. « The Handling of Thin Substrates and its Potential for New Architectures in Multi-Junction Solar Cells Technology ». In 13TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CONCENTRATOR PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEMS (CPV-13). Ottawa, ON, Canada, 2017.

o   De Lafontaine, M., A. Jaouad, M. Darnon, M. Volatier, R. Arès, S. Fafard, et V. Aimez. « Via Sidewall Insulation for Through Cell Via Contacts ». In 13TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CONCENTRATOR PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEMS (CPV-13). Ottawa, ON, Canada, 2017.

·         2016

o   Darnon, M., A. Jaouad, M. De Lafontaine, C. Colin, O. Richard, B. Bouzazi, M. Volatier, R. Arès, S. Fafard, et V. Aimez. « Microtechnologies for high efficiency solar cells ». In 2016 Photonics North, PN 2016, 2016. doi:10.1109/PN.2016.7537907.

o   Fafard, S., F. Proulx, M.C.A. York, M. Wilkins, C.E. Valdivia, M. Bajcsy, D. Ban, et al. « Advances with vertical epitaxial heterostructure architecture (VEHSA) phototransducers for optical to electrical power conversion efficiencies exceeding 50 percent ». In Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, Vol. 9743, 2016. doi:10.1117/12.2218486.

o   Fafard, S., M. C. A. York, F. Proulx, M. Wilkins, C. E. Valdivia, M. Bajcsy, D. Ban, et al. « Ultra-efficient N-junction photovoltaic cells with VOC > 14V at high optical input powers ». In 2016 IEEE 43rd Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), 2374‑78, 2016. doi:10.1109/PVSC.2016.7750065.

o   Lafontaine, M. de, M. Darnon, A. Jaouad, P. Albert, B. Bouzazi, C. Colin, M. Volatier, S. Fafard, R. Arès, et V. Aimez. « Plasma etching applications in concentrated photovoltaic cell fabrication ». 12TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CONCENTRATOR PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEMS (CPV-12), 1766, 060001 (2016), 2016.

o   Proulx, Francine, Gilles Leduc, Malik Amjad, Kelsey Leduc, James Delsaut, Richard Arès, Vincent Aimez, et Simon Fafard. « Characterization of an assembly architecture incorporating a multi-cell design for lower cost hybrid CPV modules ». AIP Conference Proceedings 1766, no 1 (1 septembre 2016): 060003. doi:10.1063/1.4962093.

o   Souare, P. M., et J. Sylvestre. « Thermal and Mechanical Analysis of a Concentrated Photovoltaic Module with Integrated Secondary Optics ». In 12TH INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON CONCENTRATOR PHOTOVOLTAIC SYSTEMS (CPV-12), 1766, 060001 (2016), 2016.

o   York, M.C.A., F. Proulx, D.P. Masson, A. Jaouad, B. Bouzazi, R. Arès, V. Aimez, et S. Fafard. « Enhanced photocarrier extraction mechanisms in ultra-thin photovoltaic GaAs n/p junctions ». In Proceedings of SPIE - The International Society for Optical Engineering, Vol. 9743, 2016. doi:10.1117/12.2212960.

Referred Conferences – Talks:

·         2017

o   Bioud, A. Y., A. Boucherif, D. Drouin, et R Arès. « Low Cost Ge/Si Virtual Substrate Engineering for III-V Multi-junction Solar Cell ». présenté à 13th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-13), Ottawa, ON, Canada, mai 2017.

o   Colin, C., A. Jaouad, M. Darnon, M. De Lafontaine, M. Volatier, A. Boucherif, R. Arès, S. Fafard, et V. Aimez. « The Handling of Thin Substrates and its Potential for New Architechtures in MJSCs ». présenté à 13th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-13), Ottawa, ON, Canada, mai 2017.

o   Darnon, M., A. Jaouad, M. Volatier, M. De Lafontaine, C. Colin, P. Albert, F. Chancerel, S. Fafard, et V. Aimez. « Micro/Nanotechnologies for high efficiency solar cells fabrication ». In 2017 EMN Optoelectronics Meeting. in Victoria, Canada., 2017.

·         2016

o   Boucherif, Abderraouf, A R. Boucherif, G. Kolhatkar, A. Ruediger, S. Fafard, V. Aimez, et R. Arès. « Virtual Substrates Engineering for High Efficiency Multijunction Solar Cells Applications ». présenté à CMOSET, Montreal, QC, Canada, 25 mai 2016.

o   Bouzazi, Boussairi, Abdelatif Jaouad, M Tobori, A Turala, R Arès, V Aimez, et S. Fafard. « Thermal Behaviors of InGaP and GaAs Solar Cell Parameters for Thermal/CPV Solar Energy Systems ». présenté à 12th International Conference on Concentrated PhotoVoltaïcs Systems, Freiburg, Germany, avril 2016.

o   Darnon, Maxime, Abdelatif Jaouad, Mathieu de Lafontaine, Pierre Albert, Clément Colin, Boussairi Bouzazi, Maite Volatier, Simon Fafard, Richard Arès, et Vincent Aimez. « Can plasma etching be used in photovoltaics? » In Plasma Etch and Strip in Microtechnologies conference, Grenoble, May, 2016.

o   Darnon, Maxime, Abdelatif Jaouad, Mathieu de Lafontaine, Pierre Albert, Clément Colin, Boussairi Bouzazi, Maite Volatier, Simon Fafard, Richard Arès, et Vincent Aimez. « Plasma etching for high efficiency solar cells fabrication ». présenté à CMOS Emerging Technologies Research, Montreal, Canada, May, 2016.

o   Darnon, Maxime, Abdelatif Jaouad, Mathieu de Lafontaine, Pierre Albert, Clément Colin, Olivier Richard, Boussairi Bouzazi, et al. « (invited) Microtechnologies for High Efficiency Solar Cells ». In Photonics North, Québec, Canada, May, 2016.

o   Darnon, Maxime, Abdelatif Jaouad, Mathieu de Lafontaine, J Belin, Boussairi Bouzazi, Maite Volatier, Simon Fafard, Richard Arès, et Vincent Aimez. « Plasma etching for triple junction solar cells dicing ». présenté à 12th International Conference on Concentrated PhotoVoltaïcs Systems, Freiburg, Germany, 2016.

o   Darnon, Maxime, Abdelatif Jaouad, Mathieu de Lafontaine, Clément Colin, Boussairi Bouzazi, Maite Volatier, Richard Arès, Simon Fafard, et Vincent Aimez. « Plasma Etching for High Efficiency Solar Cells Fabrication ». présenté à China Semiconductor Technology International Conference (CSTIC), shanhai, China, 2016.

o   Fafard, S. « (Invited) Ultrahigh efficiency III-V semiconductor photovoltaic power converting heterostructures by MOCVD with output voltages exceeding 12 Volts ». présenté à EMN Epitaxy Conference 2016, Budapest, Hungary, 4 septembre 2016.

o   Fafard, S., F. Proulx, M.C.A. York, M. Wilkins, C.E. Valdivia, M. Bajcsy, D. Ban, et al. « (Invited) Advances with vertical epitaxial heterostructure architecture (VEHSA) phototransducers for optical to electrical power conversion efficiencies exceeding 50 percent ». présenté à SPIE Photonics West 2016, San Francisco, CA, USA, 13 février 2016.

o   Fafard, S., M. C. A. York, F. Proulx, M. Wilkins, C. E. Valdivia, M. Bajcsy, D. Ban, et al. « Ultra-efficient N-junction photovoltaic cells with VOC > 14V at high optical input powers [LATE NEWS] ». présenté à 2016 IEEE 43rd Photovoltaic Specialists Conference (PVSC), Portland, OR, United States, 5 juin 2016.

o   Kolhatkar, G., A. Boucherif, S. Fafard, V. Aimez, R. Arès, et A. Ruediger. « Chemical beam epitaxy grown AlGaNAs for photovoltaic applications ». présenté à CMOSET, Montreal, QC, Canada, 25 mai 2016.

o   Proulx, Francine, Gilles Leduc, Malik Amjad, Kelsey Leduc, James Delsaut, Richard Arès, Vincent Aimez, et Simon Fafard. « Characterization of an assembly architecture incorporating a multi-cell design for lower cost hybrid CPV modules ». présenté à 12th International Conference on Concentrated PhotoVoltaïcs Systems, Freiburg, Germany, avril 2016. aip.scitation.org/doi/abs/10.1063/1.4962093.

o   York, Mark C A, F. Proulx, D.P. Masson, A. Jaouad, B. Bouzazi, R. Arès, J. Sylvestre, V. Aimez, et S. Fafard. « Enhanced photocarrier extraction mechanisms in ultra-thin photovoltaic GaAs n/p junctions ». présenté à SPIE 2016 Photonics West, San Francisco, CA, USA, 16 février 2016.

Referred Conferences – Posters:

·         2017

o   Albert, P., A. Jaouad, M. Darnon, M. De Lafontaine, C. Colin, M. Volatier, Y. Deshayes, L. Béchou, et V. Aimez. « Submillimeter Multijunction Solar Cells: Impact of Dimensions, Design and Architecture on Electrical Performances ». présenté à 13th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-13), Ottawa, ON, Canada, mai 2017.

o   Arenas, O., R. Norman, R. Prytula, D. Larkin, F. de St-Croix, S. Langlois, V. Aimez, R. Arès, et L.G. Fréchette. « A 1000x Utility-Scale Parabolic Frame Tracker for Multidisciplinary CPV Research ». présenté à 13th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-13), Ottawa, ON, Canada, mai 2017.

o   Beattie, M. N., A. Y. Bioud, A. Boucherif, D. H. Hobson, R. Arès, D. Drouin, C. E. Valdivia, et K. Hinzer. « Quasi-monocrystalline Germanium: Electrical Resistivity Characterizatio n for Multi-junction Solar Cell Applications ». présenté à 13th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-13), Ottawa, ON, Canada, mai 2017.

o   Bioud, A. Y., A. Boucherif, É. Paradis, A. Soltani, D. Drouin, et R. Arès. « LOW COST GE/SI VIRTUAL SUBSTRATE THROUGH DISLOCATION TRAPPING BY NANOVOIDS ». présenté à The 10th International Conference On Silicon Epitaxy And Heterostructures (ICSI-10), The University of Warwick, Coventry, UK, 14 mai 2017.

o   Boucherif, A R., A. Boucherif, G. Kolhatkar, A. Ruediger, et R. Arès. « Graphene-Stabilized Porous Silicon as a Compliant Substrate for GaN heteroepitaxy ». présenté à The 10th International Conference On Silicon Epitaxy And Heterostructures (ICSI-10), The University of Warwick, Coventry, UK, 14 mai 2017.

o   Bouzazi, B., A. Jaouad, A. Turala, R. Arès, S. Fafard, et V. Aimez. « Comparison between III-V single- and double- junction Solar Cells for Thermal-CPV Hybrid Energy systems ». présenté à 13th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-13), Ottawa, ON, Canada, mai 2017.

o   Chancerel, F., P Regreny, J-L Leclercq, S. Brottet, M. Gendry, N. Blanchard, A. Jaouad, M. Darnon, S. Fafard, et V. Aimez. « AlAs/InAlAs superlattice sacrificial layer for epitaxial lift-off of solar cells within the InP lattice parameter ». présenté à 13th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-13), Ottawa, ON, Canada, mai 2017.

o   De Lafontaine, M., M. Darnon, A. Jaouad, C. Colin, M. Volatier, R. Arès, S. Fafard, et V. Aimez. « Development and Validation of Key Microfabrication Processes for Through Cell Via Contacts Multi-Junction Solar Cell ». présenté à 13th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-13), Ottawa, ON, Canada, mai 2017.

o   De Lafontaine, M., A. Jaouad, M. Darnon, M. Volatier, R. Arès, S. Fafard, et V. Aimez. « Through Cell Via Contacts: Via Sidewall Insulation ». présenté à 13th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-13), Ottawa, ON, Canada, mai 2017.

o   Norman, R., B. Bouzazi, B. Siskavich, É. Léveillé, J.-F. Dufault, O. Arenas, R Arès, V. Aimez, et L. Fréchette. « Shingled-Row Dense Receiver Array (DRA) for CPV ». présenté à 13th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-13), Ottawa, ON, Canada, mai 2017.

o   Volatier, M., A. Jaouad, M. Darnon, A. Boucherif, R. Arès, L. G. Fréchette, S. Fafard, et V. Aimez. « CPV Research at Université de Sherbrooke: from materials to systems ». présenté à 13th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaics (CPV-13), Ottawa, ON, Canada, mai 2017.

·         2016

o   Bouzazi, B., A. Jaouad, F. Chancerel, P Regreny, J-L Leclercq, M. Gendry, S. Fafard, R. Arès, et V. Aimez. « High Open-Circuit Voltage InGaAs/InP Thin Film Solar Cell for Concentrating Photovoltaics ». présenté à 12th International Conference on Concentrated PhotoVoltaïcs Systems, Freiburg, Germany, avril 2016.

o   Colin, Clément, Abdelatif Jaouad, Maxime Darnon, Mathieu de Lafontaine, Maite Volatier, Simon Fafard, Richard Arès, et Vincent Aimez. « Substrate handling strategies thinned multi-junction solar-cell wafers ». présenté à 12th International Conference on Concentrated PhotoVoltaïcs Systems, Freiburg, Germany, avril 2016.

o   Fafard, S., L. S. Richard, F. Proulx, P.-O. Provost, R. Arès, V. Aimez, et D. Masson. « [LATE NEWS] Measured output voltages of ~24V from photovoltaic devices designed with the vertical epitaxial heterostructure architecture (VEHSA) grown monolithically with 20 ultra-thin p/n junctions by MOCVD ». présenté à MOVPE Conference, San Diego, United States, 10 juillet 2016.

o   Genest, J, D. Larkin, A. Jaouad, A. Yavrian, A. Vanasse, R. Gilbert, V. Aimez., S. Fafard, et R. Arès. « On-Sun Study of a Secondary Optics Design Allowing Improved Misalignment Tolerance and High Manufacturability ». présenté à 12th International Conference on Concentrated PhotoVoltaïcs Systems, Freiburg, Germany, avril 2016.

o   Lafontaine, Mathieu de, Maxime Darnon, Abdelatif Jaouad, Boussairi Bouzazi, Clément Colin, Maïté Volatier, Simon Fafard, Richard Arès, et Vincent Aimez. « Through Cell Via Contacts: Impact of Hole Integration on Multi-Junction Solar Cell and Associated Surface Treatments ». présenté à 12th International Conference on Concentrated PhotoVoltaïcs Systems, Freiburg, Germany, avril 2016.

o   Souare, P. M., R. Gilbert, et J. Sylvestre. « Thermal and mechanical analysis of a concentrated photovoltaic module with integrated secondary optics ». présenté à 12th International Conference on Concentrated PhotoVoltaïcs Systems, Freiburg, Germany, avril 2016.

Bibliographie 2012-2015

Revues internationales avec comité de lecture 

034 G. Beaudin, A. Belarouci, V. Aimez, Precise localized thinning and vertical taper fabrication for silicon photonics using a modified local oxidation of silicon (LOCOS) fabrication process, Optics Express, Vol. 23, Issue 4, pp. 4377-4384, 2015

033 R. Comyn, Y. Cordier, V. Aimez, H. Maher, Reduction of the thermal budget of AlGaN/GaN heterostructures grown on silicon: A step towards monolithic integration of GaN‐HEMTs with CMOS, 2015, physica status solidi (a)

032 Vossier, F. Gualdi, A. Dollet, R. Ares, V. Aimez, Approaching the Shockley-Queisser limit: General assessment of the main limiting mechanisms in photovoltaic cells, Journal of Applied Physics 2015, 117, 015102

031 J. Zribi, D. Morris, B. Ilahi, B. Paquette, A. Jaouad, M. Tobori, O. Thériault, K. Hinzer, G. Patriarche, V. Aimez, R. Arès, Effect of dot-height truncation on device performance of multilayer InAs/GaAs quantum dot solar cells, submitted to IEEE J. of Photovoltaics, 2014

030 B. Paquette, B. Ilahi, D. Morris, V. Aimez, R. Arès. Observation of localized states in phase separated GaInAsP grown on GaAs, submitted to J. of Alloys & Compounds, 2014

029 Isaiev M., Newby P., Canut B., Tytarenko A., Lishchuk P., Andrusenko D., Gomès S., Bluet J.- M., Fréchette L.G., Lysenko V., Burbelo R., "Thermal conductivity of partially amorphous porous silicon by photoacoustic technique", Material Letters, vol. 128, pp 71-74, 2014.

028 Shirazy, M.R.S. and Fréchette, L.G., "Effect of Meniscus Recession on the Effective Pore Radius and Capillary Pumping of Copper Metal Foams", J. Electron. Packag., vol. 136, 041003, 12/2014.

027 Canut, B., Massoud, M., Newby, P., Lysenko, V., Fréchette, L., Bluet, J.-M., Monnet, I., "Damage creation in porous silicon irradiated by swift heavy ions", Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research - Section B Beam Interactions with Materials and Atoms, vol. 327, pp 99-102, 2014

026 A. Boucherif, A. Korinek, V. Aimez, R. Arès, Near-infrared emission from mesoporous crystalline germanium, AIP Advances 4, 107128, 2014

025 G. Kolhatkar, A. Boucherif, C.E. Valdivia, S.G. Wallace, S.Fafard, V.Aimez, R. Ares, Growth optimization and optical properties of AlGaNAs alloys, J. Appl. Phys. 115, 163513, 2014

024 Chakroun A., Maher H., Al Alam E., Souifi A. Aimez V., Arès R., Jaouad A, Optimized Pre- treatment Process for MOS-GaN Devices Passivation, IEEE Electron Device Letters, PP(99), 2014

023 O. Arenas, E. Al Alam, A. Thevenot, Y. Cordier, A. Jaouad, V. Aimez, H. Maher, R. Arès, F. Boone, Integration of Micro Resistance Thermometer Detectors in AlGaN/GaN Devices, IEEE, Vol 2, No 6, 2014

022 Boucherif A.; Beaudin G.; Aimez V.; Ares R. Mesoporous germanium morphology transformation for lift-off process and substrate re-use, Appl. Phys. Lett., vol. 102, pp. 011915, 2013

021 Bay A.; André N.; Sarrazin M., Belarouci A.; Aimez V.; Francis L.A.; Vigneron J.P.; Optimal overlayer inspired by Photuris firefly improves light-extraction efficiency of existing light-emitting diodes, Optics Express, vol. 21, pp. A179-A189, 2013

020 F. Blaffart, A. Boucherif, V. Aimez, R. Ares, Control of mesoporous silicon initiation by cathodic passivation, Electrochemistry Communications, vol. 36, pp. 84-87, 2013

019 L. M. Collin, O. Arenas, R. Arès, L. G. Fréchette, Thermal resistance and heat spreading characterization platform for concentrated photovoltaic cell receivers, IEEE Trans. Components, Packaging & Manufac. Tech, vol. 3, pp. 1673-1682, 2013

018 Messina, R., Hugonin, J.-P., Greffet, J.-J., Marquier, F., De Wilde, Y., Belarouci, A., Fréchette, L., Cordier, Y., Ben-Abdallah, Tuning the local density of states in graphene-covered systems via strong coupling with graphene plasmons, Phys. Rev. B, vol. 87, pp. 085421, 2013

017 S. Gomes, P. Newby, B. Canut, K. Termentzidis, O. Marty, L. Frechette, P. Chantrenne, V. Aimez, J. Bluet, V. Lysenko, Characterization of the thermal conductivity of insulating thin films by scanning thermal microscopy, Microelectronics Journal, vol. 44, pp. 1029-1034, 2013

016 G. Kolhatkar, A. Boucherif, C. E. Valdivia, S. G. Wallace, S. Fafard, V. Aimez, R. Ares, Al- enhanced N incorporation in GaNAs alloys grown by chemical beam epitaxy, J. Cryst. Growth, vol. 380, pp. 256-260, 2013

015 P. J. Newby, B. Canut, J. Bluet, S. Gomes, M. Isaiev, R. Burbelo, K. Termentzidis, P. Chantrenne, L. G. Frechette, V. Lysenko, Amorphization and reduction of thermal conductivity in porous silicon by irradiation with swift heavy ions, J. Appl. Phys., vol. 114, 2013

014 B. Paquette, M. DeVita, A. Turala, G. Kolhatkar, A. Boucherif, A. Jaouad, V. Aimez, R. Arès, Optimization of p-doping in AlGaAs grown by CBE using TMA for AlGaAs/GaAs tunnel junctions, J. Cryst. Growth, vol. 374, pp. 1-4, 7/1, 2013

013 B. Paquette, B. Ilahi, V. Aimez, R. Ares, Inhibition of Te surfactant effect on surface morphology of heavily Te-doped GaAs, J. Cryst. Growth, vol. 383, pp. 30-35, 2013

012 S. Schicho, A. Jaouad, C. Sellmer, D. Morris, V. Aimez, R. Arès, Black germanium produced by inductively coupled plasma etching, Mater Lett, vol. 94, pp. 86-88, 3/1, 2013

011 M. R. S. Shirazy, L. G. Frechette, Capillary and wetting properties of copper metal foams in the presence of evaporation and sintered walls, Int. J. Heat Mass Transfer, vol. 58, pp. 282-291, 2013

010 A. Turala, A. Jaouad, D. P. Masson, S. Fafard, R. Ares, V. Aimez, Isolation of III-V/Ge Multijunction Solar Cells by Wet Etching, International Journal of Photoenergy, pp. 583867 (7 pp.), 2013

009 S. Tutashkonko, A. Boucherif, T. Nychyporuk, A. Kaminski-Cachopo, R. Ares, M. Lemiti, V. Aimez, Mesoporous Germanium formed by bipolar electrochemical etching, Electrochim. Acta, vol. 88, pp. 256-262, 2013

008 M. M. Wilkins, A. Boucherif, R. Beal, J. E. Haysom, J. F. Wheeldon, V. Aimez, R. Ares, T. J. Hall, K. Hinzer, Multijunction Solar Cell Designs Using Silicon Bottom Subcell and Porous Silicon Compliant Membrane," IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics, vol. 3, pp. 1125-1131, 2013

007 J. Zribi, B. Ilahi, D. Morris, V. Aimez, R. Arès, Chemical beam epitaxy growth and optimization of InAs/GaAs quantum dot multilayers," J. Cryst. Growth, vol. 384, pp. 21-26, 2013

006 Chakroun, A. Jaouad, A. Giguere, V. Aimez, R. Ares, Effective GaN surface passivation by plasma enhanc ed chemical vapor deposition of silicon oxide, International Journal of Nanoscience, vol. 11, 2012

005 R. Homier, A. Jaouad, A. Turala, C. E. Valdivia, D. Masson, S. G. Wallace, S. Fafard, R. Ares, V. Aimez. Antireflection coating design for triple-junction III–V/Ge high-efficiency solar cells using low absorption PECVD silicon nitride. Photovoltaics, IEEE Journal of 2(3), pp. 393-397. 2012

004 G. Kolhatkar, F. W. Jeffrey, E. V. Christopher, W. W. Alexandre, S. Fafard, A. Turala, A. Jaouad, R. Arès, V. Aimez, K. Hinzer, Current–voltage measurements within the negative differential resistance region of AlGaAs/AlGaAs tunnel junctions for high concentration photovoltaics, International Journal of Nanoscience, vol. 11, 2012

003 Mirshekari, G., Brouillette, M., Fréchette, L.G., Through silicon vias integratable with thinfilm piezoelectric structure, Int’l J. of Nanoscience, vol. 11, 2012

002 M. R. S. Shirazy, S. Blais, L. G. Frechette, Mechanism of wettability transition in copper metal foams: From superhydrophilic to hydrophobic, Appl. Surf. Sci., vol. 258, pp. 6416-6424, 2012

001 J. Zribi, D. Morris, R. Ares, Formation and morphological evolution of InAs quantum dots grown by chemical beam epitaxy, J. Vac. Sci. Technol. B, vol. 30, pp. 051207, 2012

Conférences invitées

1.C. E. Valdivia, M. M. Wilkins, B. Bouzazi, A. Jaouad, V. Aimez, D. Masson, S. Fafard, and K. Hinzer, A 5-Volt photonic power converter, Photonics West, San Fransisco, USA, 7-12 February 2015 

2.Belarouci, A. Michon, Y. Cordier, Y. DeWilde, R. Messina, P. Ben Abdallah, Graphene based near-field thermophotovoltaic conversion system, CMOS ET 2013, Whistler, Canada, July 17-19 2013

3.Fréchette L., Microsystems for Thermal Energy Harvesting, CMOS-ET 2014 symposium, Grenoble, France, 6-8 juillet 2014

4.Beaudin G.; Belarouci A.; Aimez V. Silicon based vertical tapers fabricated using a low cost, high precision, microfabrication process, Photonics North, Montréal, Canada, 28-30 May 2014

5.Boucherif, V. Aimez, R. Arès, Lift-off process of III-V multijunction solar cells by using porous Ge sacrificial layers, Next Generation Solar Photovoltaics Canada, Montreal, 14-16 May 2014 

6.L. Frechette, 5th Int’l conf. Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow in Microscale, Marseilles, France, 22-26 April 2014. 


7.L. Frechette, Micro Heat Engines for Waste Heat Recover, Journées Nationales sur la Récupération et le Stockage d’Énergie, Annecy, April 7-8, 2014

8.Boucherif, V. Aimez, R. Arès, Nanostructures for advanced concentrated photovoltaics (CPV), 
Nanostructures for Sensing and Energy Conversion NaSEC’14, Algeria, 17-19 March 2014 

9.Hassan Maher, Technologie GaN pour la gestion d’énergie, Entretiens Jacques Cartier, France, Lyon, 2012-11-24 

10. R. Arès, Cellules photovoltaïques à haut rendement sous forte concentration solaire, Entretiens Jacques Cartier, Lyon, France, 20 nov 2012

11. L. Frechette, Entretiens Jacques Cartier, Lyon, France, 20 nov 2012

12. R. Arès, A key player in renewable energy and sustainable development, Vermont Renewable Energy conference, Burlington VT, Oct. 2012 

13. L. Frechette, 2012 Electronics Packaging Symposium, General Electric Global Research, October 9- 10, 2012 

14. R. Arès, Éclairage au DEL: un changement de paradigme, Congrès de l’AQME, Chicoutimi, QC, May 8-10, 2012 

15. L. Frechette, Institut de Recherche d'Hydro-Québec (IREQ-LTE), Shawinigan, QC, April 11, 2012

Conférences internationales sans acte

1.M.C.A. York, S. Fafard, R. Arès, V. Aimez J. Sylvestre. (2015). Pushingthe Limits of a Hybrid Thermal / PV System. IEEE Photovoltaic Specialists Conference, New Orleans, juin 2015 


2.C. Carrière, J.A. Tsanakas, M. Sicre, A.Vossier, R. Elouamari, A. Jaouad, V. Aimez, R. Arès, A. Dollet. Assessing the impact of inhomogeneous irradiation on the ageing of III-V multijunction solar cells. 11th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaic Systems (CPV 11), Aix-les-Bains, France, avril 2015 


3.B. Bouzazi1, B. Sichere, A. Jaouad, V. Aimez, R. Arès, S. Fafard. Voltage bias external quantum efficiency measurements for a full characterization of a monolithic multijunction solar cell device. 11th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaic Systems (CPV 11), Aix-les-Bains, France, avril 2015 


4.M. Volatier, A. Jaouad, R. Arès, S. Fafard, V. Aimez. Through-substrate vias in multi-junction solar cells by plasma etching. 11th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaic Systems (CPV 11), Aix-les-Bains, France, avril 2015 


5.D. Larkin, V. Aimez, A. Jaouad, S. Fafard, A. Yavrian, R. Gilbert, A. G.-Vanasse, R. Arès. External test bench measurement methods for studying CPV modules with secondary optics featuring wide range acceptance engles. 11th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaic Systems (CPV 11), Aix-les-Bains, France, avril 2015 


6.O.Richard, A.Jaouad1, B. Bouzazi, R. Arès, S.Fafard, V. Aimez. Simulation of a throughsubstrate vias contact structure for multi-junction solar cells under concentrated illumination. 11th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaic Systems (CPV 11), Aix-les-Bains, France, avril 2015 


7.Boucherif, A. Jaouad, R. Cheriton, S. Han, M. M. Wilkins, C. E. Valdivia, J. E. Haysom, K. Hinzer, S. Fafard, V. Aimez, R. Arès. GaAs solar cells on mesoporous silicon templates. 11th International Conference on Concentrator Photovoltaic Systems (CPV 11), Aix-les-Bains, France, avril 2015 


8.Hamel, S., Tsukamoto, T., Tanaka, S., Fréchette, L.G., "Fabrication and Testing of a Bi-Conductive Polymer Membrane Fuel Cell." 14th . Int’l Workshop on Micro and Nanotech. for Power Generat. and Energy Convers. Apps (PowerMEMS 2014), Hyogo, Japan, Nov. 18-22, 2014 


9.D’Arcy-Lepage, A., Shirazy, M.R.S., Fréchette, L.G., "Analytical and Experimental Investigation of the Meniscus Recession in the Presence of Phase Change in a Capillary Tube." In Proc. ASME Int’l Mech. Eng. Congress & Expo. (paper IMECE2014-39343), Montréal, QC, Canada, Nov.8-13, 2014 


10. Shirazy, M.R.S., D’Arcy-Lepage, A., Gilbert, M., Richard, S., Fréchette, L.G., "Experimental, Numerical and Analytical Investigation of Thermal Resistance in High Brightness LED Arrays." In Proc. ASME Int’l Mech. Eng. Congress & Expo. (IMECE2014-39286), Montréal, QC, Canada, Nov.8-13, 2014. BEST POSTER AWARD 


11. Shirazy, M.R.S.; Allard, S., Beaumier, M., Frechette, L.G., "Effect of squeezing conditions on the particle distribution and bond line thickness of particle filled polymeric thermal interface materials," IEEE Intersociety Conf. on Thermal and Thermomechanical Phenomena in Electronic Systems (ITherm), pp 251-259, Orlando, FL, May 27-30, 2014. 


12. Yavrian A., Gilbert R., Larkin D., Aimez V. Arès R., Impact of acceptance angle on HCPV energy production, 10th International Conference on Concentrated Photovoltaic Systems (CPV 10), April 7-9 2014, Albuquerque, USA 


13. Cheriton R., Wilkins M.M., Boucherif A., Haysom J.E., Beal R.M., Thériault O., Walker A.W., Wheeldon J.F., Aimez V., Arès R., Hall T.J., Hinzer K. Design of gallium arsenide solar cells on porous silicon substrates, 10th International Conference on Concentrated Photovoltaic Systems (CPV 10), April 7-9 2014, Albuquerque, USA 


14. Bouzazzi, G. Kolhatkar1, A. Boucherif1, R. Ares, V. Aimez, N. Kojima, Y. Ohshita, and M. Yamaguchi. 
Research Achievements and New Approaches for the Development of III-V High-Efficiency Solar Cells for Concentrating Photovoltaics Next Generation Solar Photovoltaics Canada, Montreal (2014) Oral 


15. Boucherif, G. Beaudin, V. Aimez, R. Arès, Porous germanium synthesis and transformation for layer transfer process of germanium thin films, MRS: Next-Generation Inorganic Thin-Film Photovoltaics, (2013) 


16. G. Kolhatkar, A. Boucherif, S. Fafard, V. Aimez, R. Arès, Structural and morphological study of CBE grown (Al)GaNAs alloys, MRS: Next-Generation Inorganic Thin-Film Photovoltaics, (2013) 


17. Boucherif, V. Aimez, R. Arès, Nanoheteroepitaxy of GaAs on nanoporous Si templates, 30th North American Molecular Beam Epitaxy Conference, (2013) 


18. G. Kolhatkar, A. Boucherif, S. Fafard, V. Aimez, R. Arès, Morphology study of GaNAs and AlGaNAs grown by chemical beam epitaxy, 30th North American Molecular Beam Epitaxy Conference, (2013) 


19. Cutivet, A. Agboton, P. Altuntas, F. Lecourt, M. Lesecq, N. Defrance, Y.Cordier, M.Chmielowska, S.Rennesson, J. Camus, Keltouma Ait Aissa, L. Le Brizoual, M.A. Djouadi, J.-C. De Jaeger, F. Boone, AlN/Si interfaces properties revealed by broadband characterization of coplanar waveguides, in WOCSDICE 2013, Allemagne, Berlin, 2013-05-26 


20. Jaouad, P. J. Zermatten, A. Gorin, P. Charrette, R. Arès and V. Aimez, Low optical loss silicon nitride for triple-junction III-V/Ge solar cells antireflective coatings, Next Generation Solar 2013 – Photovoltaics Canada – Fourth National Scientific Conference May 8-10, 2013 in Hamilton, Ontario. 


21. Ahmed Chakroun, Abdelkader Souifi, Vincent Aimez, Hassan Maher, Richard ARES, Abdelatif Jaouad, "Passivation de GaN par dépôt PECVD d’oxyde de silicium : Brique de base pour le développement d’une technologie MOS-GaN pour les transistors de puissance," in ACFAS : l’Association francophone pour le savoir, Canada, Québec, Laval, 2013-05-06 


22. Jaouad, R. Ares, V. Aimez. Development of high performance concentrated photovoltaic (CPV) devices. French Symposium on Emerging Technologies for micro-nanofabrication, (JNTE) Evian, France 21-23 mai 2013 


23. R. Messina, A. Belarouci, Y. Cordier, P. Ben Abdallah, Graphene based near-field thermophotovoltaic energy conversion system, Physics School on Nanoscale Radiative Heat Transfer, Les Houches, France, May 12-17 2013 


24. Ahmed Chakroun, Jihane Boughaleb, Abdelkader Souifi, Vincent Aimez, Hassan Maher, Richard Ares and Abdelatif Jaouad, Passivation de la surface du nitrure de gallium brique de base pour la technologie mos-GaN, Journées Nano, Micro et Optoélectronique, France, Evian, 2013-05-21 


25. Chakroun, J. Boughaleb, A. Souifi, V. Aimez, H. Maher, R. Arès and A. Jaouad. Gallium Nitride MOS Capacitors with Low Dit for High Power Device Fabrications. 10th International Conference on Nitride Semiconductors, August 25-30, 2013, Washington, USA 


26. Dompierre, A., Traore, M., Fréchette, L.G, Measurement of car vibrations under real-life driving conditions and assessment of energy harvesting for wireless sensor nodes, Proc. ASME Int’l Mech. Eng. Congress & Expo. (IMECE2013-63312), San Diego, CA, USA, Nov.13-21, 2013 


27. Gualdi F., Arenas O., Vossier A., Dollet A., Aimez V., Arès R., Determining passive cooling limits in CPV using an analytical thermal model, AIP Conference Proceedings, 1556, 10, 2013 


28. Hamel, S., Tsukamoto, T., Tanaka, S., Fréchette, L.G., Microfabrication of a polymer based bi- conductive membrane for a polymer elecftrolyte membrane fuel cell, 13th . Int’l Workshop on Micro and Nanotech. for Power Generat. and Energy Convers. Apps (PowerMEMS 2013), London, UK, Dec. 3-6, 2013 


29. Paquette, V. Aimez, R. Arès, A. Boucherif, Novel low current, low heat flux multijunction solar cell design to maximize concentration and reduce costs, 2013 9th International Conference on Concentrating Photovoltaic Systems (CPV‐9), 15‐17 April 2013, Miyazaki, Japon 


30. Paquette, V. Aimez, R. Arès, A. Boucherif, M. DeVita, S. Fafard, K. Hinzer, A. Jaouad, G. Kolhatkar, O. Thériault, A. Turala, C. Valdivia, A. Walker, S.Wallace, J. Wheeldon, Chemical beam epitaxy growth of AlGaAs/GaAs tunnel junctions using trimethyl aluminium for multijunction solar cells, 2013 9th International Conference on Concentrating Photovoltaic Systems (CPV‐9), 15‐17 April 2013, Miyazaki, Japon 


31. J. Zribi, R. Arès, A. Boucherif, B. Ilahi, D. Morris, B. Paquette, Chemical beam epitaxy growth tuning of vertically stacked InAs/GaAs quantum dots for intermediate band solar cell, 9th International Conference on Concentrating Photovoltaic Systems (CPV‐9), 15‐17 April 2013, Miyazaki, Japon, 2013 


32. Jaouad, P.J Zermatten, R. Homier, P. Charette, R. Arès and V. Aimez, Si‐Rich silicon nitride films for ARC coatings of III‐V Multi‐Junctions solar cells, 2013 9th International Conference on Concentrating Photovoltaic Systems (CPV‐9), 15‐17 April 2013, Miyazaki, Japon 


33. O. Arenas, V. Aimez, R. Arès, A. Dollet, F. Gualdi, A. Vossier, Determining passive cooling limits in CPV using an analytical thermal model, 2013 9th International Conference on Concentrating Photovoltaic Systems (CPV‐9), 15‐17 April 2013, Miyazaki, Japon 


34. Omri, M., Moreau, S., et Fréchette, L.G., 3D numerical analysis of heat transfer in a low reynolds number microturbine cascade, In Proc. ASME 10th Int’l Conf. on Nanochannels, Microchannels, and Minichannels , Puerto Rico, USA, July 8‐12, 2012 


35.         Mirshekari, G., Brouillette, M., Fréchette, L.G., "Piezoelectric Pressure Microsensor Arrays", In Proc. 17th Int’l Conf. on Solid-State Sensors, Actuators and Microsyst. (TRANSDUCERS and EUROSENSORS 2013), Barcelona, Spain, June 16-20, 2013 


36. Paquette B., DeVita M., Turala A., Kolhatkar G., Boucherif A., Jaouad A., Wilkins M., Wheeldon J.F., Walker A.W., Hinzer K., Fafard S., Aimez V., Arès R., Chemical beam epitaxy of AlGaAs/GaAs tunnel junctions using trimethyl aluminium for multijunction solar cells, AIP Conference Proceedings, 1556, 48, 2013 


37. Shirazy, M.R.S., Fréchette, L.G., Effect of meniscus recession on the effective pore radius and capillary pumping of copper metal foams, Proc. ASME 2013 Int’l Tech. Conf. and Exhibit. on Packag. and Integrat. of Electron. and Photonic Microsyst IPACK2013-73106, Burlingame, CA, USA, July 16- 18, 2013 (Outstanding paper award) 


38. Turala, A. Jaouad, E. Paradis, C. E. Valdivia, D. Masson, S. Fafard, S. G. Wallace, R. Arès, V.Aimez, 
Fabrication of thick contact grid for CPV solar cells by evaporation, electroplating and light‐ induced plating techniques, 2012 8th International Conference on Concentrating Photovoltaic Systems (CPV‐ 8), Toledo, Spain, 2012 


39. Barrau, J., Dollet, A., Rosell, J.I., Arenas, O., Fréchette, L.G., Ares, R., Aimez, V., Chemisana, D., Perona, A. et Vossier, A., Outdoor test of the impact of hybrid jet impingement /microchannel cooling scheme on the performance of a dense PV array at high solar concentration, 2012 8.International Conference on Concentrating Photovoltaic Systems (CPV-8), Toledo, Spain, Apr. 16‐ 18, 2012 


40. G. Kolhatkar, M. Wilkins, A. Turala, B. Paquette, A. Boucherif, A. Jaouad, K Hinzer, V. Aimez and R. Arès, Chemical beam epitaxy growth of GaAs/GaAs tunnel junctions for Muli‐Junction solar cells, 2012 8th International Conference on Concentrating Photovoltaic Systems (CPV‐8), Toleda, Spain, 2012 


41. S. Schicho, M. Wilkins, A. Turala, A. Jaouad, A. Boucherif, A. Walker, J. F. Wheeldon, K. Hinzer, R. Arès, V. Aimez, Effect of ge substrate thinning on CPV solar cell performance, 2012 8th International Conference on Concentrating Photovoltaic Systems (CPV‐8), Toledo, Spain, 2012 


42. Léveillé, É, Mirshekari, G., Monfray, S., Skotnicki, T., et Fréchette, L.G., A microfluidic heat engine based on explosive evaporation. proc. 12th Int’l workshop on micro and nanotechnology for power generation and energy conversion applications, in PowerMEMS, Atlanta, GA, USA, Dec. 2‐5, 2012 


43. Newby, P., Bluet, J.‐M., Canut, B., Aimez, V., Frechette, L.G., Lysenko, V., Fabrication of amorphous porous silicon by Ion‐Irradiation, 2012 8th Int’l Conf. on Porous Semiconductors Science & Tech. (PSST), Malaga, Spain, Mar. 25‐30, 2012 


44. O. Arenas, V. Aimez, R. Arès, Improvements in solar cell receivers for concentration photovoltaics, 2012 Next Generation Solar / Photovoltaics Canada, 14‐15 May 2012, Montreal, QC, Canada 


45. O. Tutashkonko, N. Chauvin, G. Patriarche, M. Gendry and D. Morris, Effect of doping on the structural and optical properties of be-doped and si-doped InP nanowires grown on silicon, 6th Nanowire Growth Workshop, 4-6 June 2012, St. Petersburg, Russia, 2012 


46. O. Tutashkonko, D. Morris, M. Gendry, Radial p‐n junction into InP nanowires grown on silicon substrate for photovoltaic applications, Next Generation Solar 2012 –Photovoltaics Canada – Third National Scientific Conference, May 14 and 15, 2012, Montréal, Québec, 2012 


47. Omri, M., Barrau, J., Riera, S., et Fréchette, L.G., A novel hybrid microchannel heat exchanger configuration aiming for uniform wall temperature, 12th Int’l Workshop on Micro and Nanotechnology for Power Generation and Energy Conversion Applications (PowerMEMS 2012), Atlanta, GA, USA, Dec. 2‐5, 2012 


48. S. Tutashkonko, A. Boucherif, T. Nychyporuk, A. Kaminski‐Cachopo, R. Arès, M. Lemiti, V. Aimez, Porous germanium for enhanced ge substrate usage in multi‐junction solar cells, 2012 Next generation Solar / Photovoltaics Canada, 14‐15 May 2012, Montreal, QC, Canada 


49. Shirazy, M.R.S. et Fréchette, L.G., Investigation of capillary properties of copper metal foams by the rate of rise method in the presence of evaporation, Proc. 13th Intersociety Conf. On Thermal and Thermomech. Phenomena in Electronic Syst. San Diego, CA, USA, May 30 – Jun. 1, 2012

50. Turala, A. Jaouad, É. Paradis, R. Homier, M. Volatier, S. Schicho, C. E. Valdivia, D. Masson, S. Fafard, S. G. Wallace, R. Arès, V. Aimez, Fabrication of advanced front metal grid for CPV solar cells, 2012 Next Generation Solar / Photovoltaics Canada, 14‐15 May 2012, Montreal, QC, Canada 


51. Newby, P., Bluet, J.-M., Canut, B., Aimez, V., Frechette, L.G., Lysenko, V. (2012). Fabrication of Amorphous Porous Silicon by Ion-Irradiation, In Proc. 8th Int’l Conf. on Porous Semiconductors Science & Tech. (PSST), Malaga, Spain, Mar. 25-30, 2012. 


Chapitres de livres

1.Dompierre, A., Vengallatore, S., Fréchette, L.G., Piezoelectric Vibration Energy Harvesters: Modeling, Design, Limits and Benchmarking in Energy Harvesting with Functional Materials and Microsystems, Editors M. Bhaskaran, S. Sriram & K. Iniewski, CRDC Press, Taylor & Francis, 289 pp., 2013. 


2.Dompierre, A., Vengallatore, S., Fréchette, L.G., Power density limits and benchmarking of resonant piezoelectric vibration energy harvesters in Novel Microelectronics: Technologies and Systems Applications, Editors L. Francis & K. Iniewski, CRC Press, Taylor & Francis, 621 pp., 2013. 


Brevets

1.Mirshekari, G., Fréchette, L.G., Léveillé, É., Monfray, S., Skotnicki, T., Microgénérateur oscillant microfluidique, Provisional patent application, Université de Sherbrooke / STMicroelectronics, 2015. 


2.Collin, L.-M., Fréchette, L., Lhostis, S. Process for microchannel fabrication, Patent application, Université de Sherbrooke / STMicroelectronics, Dec. 2014. 


3.Boucherif, R. Arès, Multijunction solar cell with layers sensitive to substantially similar or overlapping spectra, patent pending (2014)