15 Publications
2011
Characterization of gas-expanded liquid-deposited gold nanoparticle films on substrates of varying surface energy.
Hurst, Kendall MRoberts, Christopher B and Ashurst, William Robert
Langmuir : the ACS journal of surfaces and colloids, vol. 27, (no. 2), pp. 651-5, 2011/Jan/18. | Journal Article
 
Experimental requirement of the error-compensating five-frame interferogram-collecting sequence used in phase-shifting interferometry.
Ansari, N and Ashurst, William Robert
Optics letters, vol. 36, (no. 2), pp. 214-6, 2011/Jan/15. | Journal Article
2010
Self-assembled octadecyltrichlorosilane monolayer formation on a highly hydrated silica film
Poda, A.Anderson, A. and Ashurst, William Robert R
Applied Surface Science, vol. 256, (no. 22), pp. 6805-6813, 2010. | Journal Article
2009
A gas-expanded liquid nanoparticle deposition technique for reducing the adhesion of silicon microstructures.
Hurst, K MRoberts, Christopher B and Ashurst, William Robert
Nanotechnology, vol. 20, (no. 18), pp. 185303, 2009/May/6. | Journal Article
 
Enabling organosilicon chemistries on inert polymer surfaces with a vapor-deposited silica layer.
Anderson, A and Ashurst, William Robert
Langmuir : the ACS journal of surfaces and colloids, vol. 25, (no. 19), pp. 11541-8, 2009/Oct/6. | Journal Article
2008
Investigation of a vapor-deposited thin silica film: morphological and spectral characterization.
Anderson, A and Ashurst, William Robert
Langmuir : the ACS journal of surfaces and colloids, vol. 24, (no. 15), pp. 7947-54, 2008/Aug/5. | Journal Article
 
Thermodynamic Analysis of Nanoparticle Size Selective Fractionation Using Gas-Expanded Liquids
Anand, MadhuYou, Seong-SikHurst, Kendall MSaunders, Steven RKitchens, Christopher LAshurst, William Robert R and Roberts, Christopher B
Industrial & Engineering Chemistry Research, vol. 47, (no. 3), pp. 553-559, 2008. | Journal Article
2004
High-performance surface-micromachined inchworm actuator
De Boer, Maarten PLuck, D. LAshurst, William Robert RMaboudian, RoyaCorwin, A. DWalraven, J. A and Redmond, J. M
IEEE Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, vol. 13, (no. 1), pp. 63-74, 2004. | Journal Article
2003
Adhesion characteristics of MEMS in microfluidic environments
Parker, E. EAshurst, William Robert RCarraro, C. and Maboudian, Roya
IEEE Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, vol. 14, (no. 5), pp. 947-953, 2003. | Journal Article
 
Surface engineering for MEMS reliability (Dissertation)
Ashurst, William Robert R (2003).
 
Vapor phase anti-stiction coatings for MEMS
Ashurst, William Robert RCarraro, C. and Maboudian, Roya
IEEE Transactions on Device and Materials Reliability, vol. 3, (no. 4), pp. 173-178, 2003. | Journal Article
 
Wafer level anti-stiction coatings for MEMS.
Ashurst, William Robert RCarraro, C.Maboudian, R. and Frey, W.
Sensors and Actuators. A. Physical, vol. 104, (no. 3), pp. 213-221, 2003. | Journal Article
2001
Dichlorodimethylsilane as an anti-stiction monolayer for MEMS: A comparison to the octadecyltrichlosilane self-assembled monolayer
Ashurst, William Robert RYau, C.Carraro, C.Maboudian, R. and Dugger, MT
Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, vol. 10, (no. 1), pp. 41-49, 2001. | Journal Article
 
Formation of alkanethiol monolayer on Ge(111).
Han, Sang MAshurst, William RobertCarraro, C and Maboudian, Roya
Journal of the American Chemical Society, vol. 123, (no. 10), pp. 2422-5, 2001/Mar/14. | Journal Article
2000
Dichlorodimethylsilane as an anti-stiction monolayer for MEMS - a comparison to the octadecyltrichlosilane self-assembled monolayer
Ashurst, William Robert RYau, ChristinaCarraro, CarloMaboudian, Roya and Dugger, Michael T
Journal of Microelectromechanical Systems, vol. 10, (no. 1), pp. 41-49, 2000. | Journal Article