London Centre for Nanotechnology Research Groups


Schofield Publications

Below are a list of publications with links to the Journal page and also to Open Access versions in the UCL Discovery repository.

The publications below can also be found in the UCL Discovery open access repository.



Dissociation of CH3−O as a Driving Force for Methoxyacetophenone Adsorption on Si(001).
Kane M. O’Donnell, Carly Byron, Gareth Moore, Lars Thomsen, Oliver Warschkow,  Andrew Teplyakov, and Steven R. Schofield
Published article: J. Phys. Chem. C 2019 XXXX, XXX, XXX-XXX
Open access preprint: [UCL Repository]
Raw data: DOI:10.5281/zenodo.2650188



Two- to three-dimensional crossover in a dense electron liquid in silicon.
Matmon, G; Ginossar, E; Villis, B; Koelker, A; Lim, T; Solanki, H; Schofield, SR; Curson, N; Li, J; Murdin, B; Fisher, A; Aeppli, G.
Published article: Physical Review B , 97, 155306 (2018)
Open access preprint: [UCL Repository]
Raw data: DOI:10.5281/zenodo.1220436


Higher order reconstructions of the Ge(001) surface induced by a Ba layer.
Koczorowski, W; Grzela, T; Puchalska, A; Radny, MW; Jurczyszyn, L; Schofield, SR; Czajka, R.
Published article: Applied Surface Science , 435, 438 (2018)
Open access preprint: [UCL Repository]





Nondestructive imaging of atomically thin nanostructures buried in silicon.
Gramse, G; Kölker, A; Lim, T; Stock, TJZ; Solanki, H; Schofield, SR; Brinciotti, E; Aeppli, G; Kienberger, F; Curson, NJ.
Published article: Science Advances , 3, e1602586 (2018).
Open access preprint: [UCL Repository]
Raw data: DOI:10.5281/zenodo.569248


Exact location of dopants below the Si(001): H surface from scanning tunneling microscopy and density functional theory.
Brazdova, V; Bowler, DR; Sinthiptharakoon, K; Studer, P; Rahnejat, A; Curson, NJ; Schofield, SR.
Published article: Physical Review B , 95, 075408 (2017)
Open access preprint: [UCL Repository]



Adsorption and Dissociation of a Bicyclic Tertiary Diamine, Triethylenediamine, on a Si(100)-2 x 1 Surface.
Zhao, J; Madachik, MR; O'Donnell, KM; Moore, G; Thomsen, L; Warschkow, O; Schofield, SR.
Published article: Journal of Physical Chemistry C , 120, 28672 (2016)
Open access preprint: [Download Open Access Version from UCL Repository]

Orientation and stability of a bi-functional aromatic organic molecular adsorbate on silicon.
O'Donnell, KM; Hedgeland, H; Moore, G; Suleman, A; Siegl, M; Thomsen, L; Warschkow, O.
Published article: Physical Chemistry Chemical Physics , 18, 27290 (2016)
Open access preprint [UCL Repository]
Raw data: DOI:10.5281/zenodo.154112


STM and DFT study on formation and characterization of Ba-incorporated phases on a Ge(001) surface.
Koczorowski, W; Puchalska, A; Grzela, T; Jurczyszyn, L; Schofield, SR; Czajka, R; Curson, NJ.
Physical Review B, 93, 195304 (2016)
[Download Open Access Version from UCL Repository]

Reaction paths of phosphine dissociation on silicon (001)
Warschkow, O; Curson, NJ; Schofield, SR; Marks, NA; Wilson, HF; Radny, MW; Smith, PV; Reusch, TC; McKenzie, DR; Simmons, MY.
Journal of Chemical Physics, 144, 014705 (2016)
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Initial growth of Ba on Ge(001): An STM and DFT study.
Koczorowski, W; Puchalska, A; Grzela, T; Radny, MW; Jurczyszyn, L; Schofield, SR; Czajka, R.
Physical Review B , 91, 235319 (2015)
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Single dopants in semiconductors [Editorial].
Schofield, SR; Rogge, S.
Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter 27, 150301 (2015)
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Ba termination of Ge(001) studied with STM.
Koczorowski, W; Grzela, T; Radny, MW; Schofield, SR; Capellini, G; Czajka, R; Schroeder, T.
Nanotechnology, 26, 155701 (2015)
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Manipulating the orientation of an organic adsorbate on silicon: a NEXAFS study of acetophenone on Si(001).
O'Donnell, KM; Warschkow, O; Suleman, A; Fahy, A; Thomsen, L; Schofield, SR.
Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 27, 054002 (2015)
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Imaging of buried phosphorus nanostructures in silicon using scanning tunneling microscopy.
Oberbeck, L; Reusch, TCG; Hallam, T; Schofield, SR; Curson, NJ; Simmons, MY.
Applied Physics Letters, 104, 253102, (2014)
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Investigating individual arsenic dopant atoms in silicon using low-temperature scanning tunnelling microscopy.
Sinthiptharakoon, K; Schofield, SR; Studer, P; Brazdova, V; Hirjibehedin, CF; Bowler, DR; Curson, NJ.
Journal of Physics: Condensed Matter, 26, 012001 (2014)
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Magnetic anisotropy of single Mn acceptors in GaAs in an external magnetic field.
Bozkurt, M; Mahani, MR; Studer, P; Tang, J-M; Schofield, SR; Curson, NJ; Flatte, ME; Silov, AY; Hirjibehedin, CF; Canali, CM; Koenraad, PM.
Physical Review B, 88, 205203 (2013) 
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Quantum engineering at the silicon surface using dangling bonds.
Schofield, SR; Studer, P; Hirjibehedin, CF; Curson, NJ; Aeppli, G; Bowler, DR.
Nature Communications, 4, 1649 (2013)
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Phenyl Attachment to Si(001) via STM Manipulation of Acetophenone.
Schofield, SR; Warschkow, O; Belcher, DR; Rahnejat, KA; Radny, MW; Smith, PV.
Journal of Physical Chemistry C, 117, 5736 (2013)
Studying atomic scale structural and electronic properties of ion implanted silicon samples using cross-sectional scanning tunneling microscopy.
Studer, P; Schofield, SR; Hirjibehedin, CF; Curson, NJ.
Applied Physics Letters, 102, 012107 (2013)



Site-Dependent Ambipolar Charge States Induced by Group V Atoms in a Silicon Surface.
Studer, P; Brazdova, V; Schofield, SR; Bowler, DR; Hirjibehedin, CF; Curson, NJ.
ACS Nano, 6, 10456 (2012) 
Guided Self-Assembly of Metal Atoms on Silicon Using Organic-Molecule Templating.
Belcher, DR; Radny, MW; Schofield, SR; Smith, PV; Warschkow, O.
Journal of the American Chemical Society, 134, 15312 (2012)


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Organic molecule template for 1D metal chain growth

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Assoc. Prof. Steven R. Schofield 
Email: s.schofield@ucl.ac.uk
Phone: +44 (0)20 7679 9965

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