Publications

  • A. A. Leonardi,  M. J. Lo Faro, A. Irrera. Silicon Nanowires Synthesis by Metal-Assisted Chemical Etching: A Review. Nanomaterials 2021, 11(2), 383. (cross-link)
  • A. A. Leonardi,  F. Nastasi, D. Morganti, M. J. Lo Faro, R. A. Picca, N. Cioffi, G. Franzò, S. Serroni, F. Priolo, F. Puntoriero, S. Campagna, A. Irrera. New Hybrid Light Harvesting Antenna Based on Silicon Nanowires and Metal Dendrimers. Advanced Optical Materials 2020, 8, 2001070. (cross-link)
  • M. J. Lo Faro, A. A. Leonardi, F. Priolo, B. Fazio, M. Miritello, A. Irrera, Erbium emission in Er:Y2O3 decorated fractal arrays of silicon nanowires. Scientific Reports 2020, 10, 12854. (cross-link)
  • A. A. Leonardi,  M. J. Lo Faro,  A. Irrera, CMOS-Compatible and Low-Cost Thin Film MACE Approach for Light-Emitting Si NWs Fabrication. Nanomaterials 2020, 10(5), 966 12.  (cross-link)       
  • M. J. Lo Faro, A. A. Leonardi,  C. D’Andrea, D. Morganti, P. Musumeci, C. Vasi, F. Priolo, B. Fazio, A. Irrera Low cost synthesis of silicon nanowires for photonic applications,  Journal of Material Science: Materials and Electronics 2020 31, 34–40. (cross-link)
  • A. A. Leonardi,  M. J. Lo Faro, C. Di Franco, G. Palazzo, C. D’Andrea, D. Morganti, K. Manoli, P. Musumeci, B. Fazio, M. Lanza, L. Torsi, F. Priolo, A. Irrera.  Silicon nanowire luminescent sensor for cardiovascular risk in saliva.  Journal of Material Science: Materials and Electronics 2020, 31, 10–17. (cross-link)
  • M. J. Lo Faro, C. D’Andrea, A. A. Leonardi, D. Morganti, A. Irrera, B. Fazio, Fractal silver dendrites as 3D SERS biosensing platform. Nanomaterials 2019, 9(11). (cross-link)
  • W. Giurlani, V. Dell’Aquila, M. Vizza, N. Calisi, A. Lavacchi, A. Irrera, M. J. Lo Faro, A. A. Leonardi, D. Morganti, M. Innocenti, Electrodeposition of Nanoparticles and Continuous Film of CdSe on n-Si (100), Nanomaterials 2019, 9(10), 1504. (cross-link)
  • M. G. Donato, O. Brzobohaty, S. H. Simpson, A. Irrera, A. A. Leonardi, M. J. Lo Faro, V. Svak, O. M. Marago, P. Zemánek., Optical Trapping, Optical Binding, and Rotational Dynamics of Silicon Nanowires in Counter-Propagating Beams, Nano Letters, 2019, 19 (1), 342–352. (cross-link)
  • A. A. Leonardi, M. J. Lo Faro, S. Petralia, B. Fazio, P. Musumeci, S. Conoci, A. Irrera, F. Priolo, Ultrasensitive Label-and PCR-Free Genome Detection Based on Cooperative Hybridization of Silicon Nanowires Optical Biosensors, ACS Sensors 2018, 3, 9, 1690-1697 (cross-link)
  • M. J. Lo Faro, A. A. Leonardi, C. D’Andrea, D. Morganti, P. Musumeci, C. Vasi, F. Priolo, B. Fazio, A. Irrera.  Low Cost Fabrication of Si NWs/CuI Heterostructures, Nanomaterials 2018, 8(8), 569. (cross-link)
  • M. Casiello, R. A. Picca, C. Fusco, L. D’Accolti, A. A. Leonardi, M. J. Lo Faro, A. Irrera, S. Trusso, P. Cotugno, M. Sportelli, N. Cioffi, A. Nacci. Catalytic activity of silicon nanowires decorated with gold and copper nanoparticles deposited by pulsed laser ablation, Nanomaterials, 2018, 8(2), 78. (cross-link)
  • A. Irrera, A. A. Leonardi, C. Di Franco, M. J. Lo Faro, G. Palazzo, C. D’Andrea, K. Manoli, G. Franzò, P. Musumeci, B. Fazio, L. Torsi, F. Priolo. New Generation of Ultrasensitive Label-Free Optical Si Nanowire-Based Biosensors, ACS Photonics, 2018, 5 (2), pp 471–479. (cross-link)
  • A. Irrera, M. J. Lo Faro, C. D’Andrea, A. A. Leonardi, P. Artoni, B. Fazio, R. A. Picca, N. Cioffi, S. Trusso, G. Franzo, P. Musumeci, F. Priolo, F. Iacona. Light-emitting silicon nanowires obtained by metal-assisted chemical etching,  Semiconductor Science and Technology, 2017, 32, 1-20. (cross-link)      
  • B. Fazio, A. Irrera, S. Pirotta, C. D’Andrea, S. Del Sorbo, M. J. Lo Faro, P. G. Gucciardi, M. A. Iati, R. Saija, M. Patrini, P. Musumeci, C. S. Vasi, D. S. Wiersma, M. Galli, F. Priolo. Coherent backscattering of Raman light,  Nature Photonics, 2017,  11, 170–176. (cross-link)      
  • R. A. Picca, C. D. Calvano, M. J. Lo Faro, B. Fazio, S. Trusso, P. M. Ossi, F. Neri, C. D’Andrea, A. Irrera, N. Cioffi. Functionalization of silicon nanowire arrays by silver nanoparticles for the laser desorption ionization mass spectrometry analysis of vegetable oils,  Journal of Mass Spectrometry, 2016, 51, 9, 849–856. (cross-link)      
  • M. J. Lo Faro, C. D’Andrea, E. Messina, B. Fazio, P. Musumeci, G. Franzò, P. G. Gucciardi, C. Vasi, F. Priolo, F. Iacona, A. Irrera. A room temperature light source based on silicon nanowires,  Thin Solid Films, 2016, 613, 59-63. (cross-link)      
  • C. D’Andrea, M. J. Lo Faro, G. Bertino, P. M. Ossi, F. Neri, S. Trusso, P. Musumeci, M. Galli, N. Cioffi, A. Irrera, F. Priolo, B. Fazio. Decoration of silicon nanowires with silver nanoparticles for ultrasensitive surface enhanced Raman scattering,  Nanotechnology, 2016, 27, 37, 375603. (cross-link)      
  • A. Irrera, A. Magazzù, P. Artoni, S. H. Simpson, S. Hanna, P. H. Jones, F. Priolo, P. G. Gucciardi, O. M. Maragò. Photonic Torque Microscopy of the Nonconservative Force Field for Optically Trapped Silicon Nanowires,  Nano Letters, 2016, 16, 7, 4181–4188. (crosslink)      
  • B. Fazio, C. D’Andrea, A. Foti, E. Messina, A. Irrera, M. G. Donato, V. Villari, N. Micali, O. M. Maragò, P. G. Gucciardi. SERS detection of Biomolecules at Physiological pH via aggregation of Gold Nanorods mediated by Optical Forces and Plasmonic Heating,  Scientific Reports, 2016, 6, 26952. (crosslink)      
  • B. Fazio, P. Artoni, M. Antonia Iatì, C. D’andrea, M. J. Lo Faro, S. Del Sorbo, S. Pirotta, P. G. Gucciardi, P. Musumeci, C. S. Vasi, R. Saija, M. Galli, F. Priolo, A. Irrera. Strongly enhanced light trapping in a two-dimensional silicon nanowire random fractal array,  Light: Science & Applications, 2016, 6, 26952. (crosslink)