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Publications 1987 - 1999

D.H.A. Blank, G. Koster, G.J.H.M. Rijnders, H. Rogalla
In-situ monitoring by RHEED during pulsed laser deposition
Applied Surface Science 138 (1999) 17-23

G. Koster, G.J.H.M. Rijnders, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla
Imposed Layer by layer growth by pulsed laser Interval deposition
Applied Physics Letters 74 (1999) 3729-3731

E.A.F. Span, F. Roesthuis, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla

Pulsed laser ablation of LaSrCoO
Applied Surface Science 150 (1999) 171-177

D.H.A. Blank, G. Koster, G.J.H.M. Rijnders, E. van Settten, P. Slycke, H. Rogalla
Imposed layer-by-layer growth by pulsed laser interval deposition
Applied Physics A 69 (1999) 17-22

E.A.F. Span, F.J.G. Roesthuis, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla
Structural and electrical properties of La0.5Sr0.5CoO3 films on SrTiO3 and porous α-Al2O3 substrates
Applied Physics A 69 (1999) 783-785

N.J.C. Ingle, R.H. Hammond, M.R. Beasley, D.H.A. Blank
The generation and detection of high flux atomic oxygen for physical vapor deposition thin film growth
Applied Physics Letters 75 (1999) 4162-4164

L.M. Doeswijk, H. de Moor, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla
Passivating TiO2 coatings for silicon solar cells by pulsed laser deposition
Applied Physics A 69 (1999) 409-411

D.H.A. Blank, G. Rijnders, G. Koster, H. Rogalla
In-situ monitoring by reflective high energy electron diffraction during pulsed laser deposition
Applied Surface Science 139 (1999) 17-23

G. J.H.M. Rijnders, G. Koster, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla
In-Situ Monitoring during PLD of YBaCuO using RHEED at High Oxygen Pressure
IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity 9 (1999) 1547-1550

B.L. Kropman, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla
Spectroscopic characterization of self-assembled monolayers of alkylsiloxanes on SrTiO3
Materials Science & Engineering C 3 (1998) 163-166

K. Verbist, O.Lebedev, M.A.J. Verhoeven, R Wiechern, A.J.H.M. Rijnders, D.H.A. Blank, F. Tafuri, H. Bender, G. Van Tendeloo
Microstructure of YBa2Cu3O7 Josephson-junctions in relation to their properties
Superconductor Science & Technology 11 (1998) 13-20

M.E. Bijlsma, H. Wormeester, D.H.A. Blank, E. Span, A. van Silfhout, H. Rogalla
The Temperature Dependence of the 4 eV Optical Transition in YBa2Cu3O6
Physical Review B 57 (1998) 13418-13421

J. García López, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla
Oxygen content of YBa2Cu3O6+x thin films during growth by pulsed laser deposition
Applied Surface Science 129 (1998) 1011-1016

J. García López, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla, J. Siejka
Role of the oxygen plasma during in-situ growth of YBa2Cu3O6+x thin films by pulsed laser deposition
Physica C 307 (1998) 298-306

D.H.A. Blank, G.J.H.M. Rijnders, G. Koster, H. Rogalla
In-situ monitoring during pulsed laser deposition using RHEED at high pressure
Applied Surface Science 129 (1998) 633-638

G. Rijnders, G. Koster, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla
In-situ growth minitoring during PLD of oxides using RHEED at high pressure
Materials Science & Engineering B 56 (1998) 223-227

G. Koster, Boike Kropman, G. Rijnders, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla
Influence of the surface treatment on the homoepitaxial growth of SrTiO3
Materials Science & Engineering B 56 (1998) 209-212

G.Koster, B.L.Kropman, A.J.H.M.Rijnders, D.H.A. Blank, H.Rogalla
Quasi-ideal strontium titanate crystal surfaces through formation of Sr-hydroxide
Applied Physics Letters 73 (1998) 2920-2922

C.A.J. Damen, H.J.H. Smilde, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla
Selective epitaxial growth for YBa2Cu3O7 thin films
Superconducting Science & Technology 11 (1998) 437-448

B.L. Kropman, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla
Atomic force microscopic studies on the growth of self-assembled monolayers on SrTiO3-surfaces
Thin Solid Films 329 (1998) 185-190

H. Myoren, M.A.J. Verhoeven, J. Chen, K. Nakajima, T. Yamashite, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla
High-Tc Ramp Type Josephson Junctions on MgO Substrates for Terahertz Applications
IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity 8 (1998) 132-136

E. Span, H. Wormeester, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla
Oxygen diffusion in laser-ablated YBa2Cu3O7 thin films by spectroscopic ellipsometry
Materials Science & Engineering B 56 (1998) 123-129

D.H.A. Blank and H. Rogalla
The effect of ion milling on the morphology of ramp-type Josephson Junctions
Journal of Materials Research 12 (1997) 2952-2957

D.H.A. Blank, A.J.H.M. Rijnders, R. Bergs, M.A.J. Verhoeven, H. Rogalla
Characterization of Ramp-type YBa2Cu3O7 Junctions by AFM
IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity 7 (1997) 3323-3326

M.V. Pedyash, D.H.A. Blank, J.H. de Muijnck, H. Rogalla
Properties of YBa2Cu3O7 Nanobridges and dc-SQUIDs
IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity 7 (1997) 2764-2767

B.L. Kropman, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla
Self-assembled monolayers of aklylsiloxanes on SrTiO3-substrates
Supramolecular Science 4 (1997) 59-65

G.J. Gerritsma, M.A.J. Verhoeven, R Moerman, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla
Tunneling barriers for high-temperature superconductor devices
Journal of Alloys and Compounds 251 (1997) 196-200

M.E. Bijlsma, D.H.A. Blank, H. Wormeester, A. van Silfhout, H. Rogalla
In-situ growth studies of sputtered YBa2Cu3O7 thin films by spectroscopic ellipsometry
Journal of Alloys and Compounds 251 (1997) 15-18

D.H.A. Blank, A.J.H.M. Rijnders, M.A.J. Verhoeven, R.M.H. Bergs, H. Rogalla, K. Verbist, O.I. Lededev, G. van Tendeloo
Characterisation of multi-layer ramp-type ReBa2Cu3O7 structures by SPM and HREM
Journal of Alloys and Compounds 251 (1997) 206-208

K. Verbist, O.I. Lebedev, G. van Tendeloo, M.A.J. Verhoeven, A.J.H.M. Rijnders, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla
Ga-segregation in DyBa2Cu3O7/PrBa2Cu3-xGaxO7/DyBa2Cu3O7 ramp-type Josephson junctions
Applied Physics Letters 70 (1997) 1167-1169

D.H.A. Blank, M.E. Bijlsma, R. Moerman, H. Rogalla, F.J.B. Stork, A. Roshko
Surface roughness and height-height correlations dependence on thickness of YBa2Cu3O7 thin films
Journal of Alloys and Compounds 251 (1997) 31-33

A.J.H.M. Rijnders, G. Koster, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla
In-situ monitoring during pulsed laser deposition of complex oxides using reflection high energy electron diffraction under high oxygen pressure
Applied Physics Letters 70 (1997) 1888-1890

D.H.A. Blank, A.J.H.M. Rijnders, F.J.G. Roesthuis, G. den Ouden, H. Rogalla
Improved properties of pulsed laser deposited YBaCuO on NdGaO3 using CeO2 template layers
Applied Surface Science 96 (1996) 685-688

M.V. Pedyash, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla
DC Squids based on YBa2Cu3O7 nanobridges
Applied Physics Letters 68 (1996) 1156-1158

M.A.J. Verhoeven, R. Moerman, M.E. Bijlsma, A.J.H.M. Rijnders, D.H.A. Blank, G.J. Gerritsma, H. Rogalla
Nucleation and growth of PrBa2Cu3O7 barrier layers on Ar ion-beam etched ramps in DyBa2Cu3O7 studied by AFM
Applied Physics Letters 68 (1996) 1276-1278

M.A.A. van Wijck, M.A.J. Verhoeven, E.M.C.M. Reuvekamp, G.J. Gerritsma, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla
CeO2 as insulation layer in HTc superconducting multilayer and cross over structures
Applied Physics Letters 68 (1996) 553-555

K. Verbist, O.L. Lebedev, G. van Tendeloo, M.A.J. Verhoeven, A.J.H. Rijnders, D.H.A. Blank
Low- or high-angle Ar ion-beam etching to create ramp-type Josephson junctions
Superconducting Science & Technology 9 (1996) 978-984

M.V. Pedyash, G.J. Gerritsma D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla
Coherent Vortex Motion in Superconducting Nanobridges Based on YBaCuO Thin Films
IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity 5 (1995) 1387-1390

D.H.A. Blank, W. Booij, H. Hilgenkamp, B. Vulink, D. Veldhuis, H. Rogalla
YBa2Cu3O7 Nano-bridge Junctions and dc SQUIDs made by Focused Ion Beam Milling
IEEE Transactions on Applied Superconductivity 5 (1995) 2786-2789

G.K. van Ancum, M.A.J. Verhoeven, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla
Magnetoresistance of PrBa2Cu3O7 thin films
Physical Review B 52 (1995) 5644-5647

G.K. van Ancum, M.A.J. Verhoeven, D.H.A. Blank, H. Rogalla
Electric-field activated variable-range hopping transport in PrBa2Cu3O7
Physical Review B 52 (1995) 5598-5602

B.A.G. Kersten, H.W.J. Zandvliet, D.H.A. Blank, A. van Silfhout
Step structure of vicinal Ge (001) surfaces
Surface Science 322 (1995) 1-7

W.T.S. Huck, F.C.J.M. van Veggel, B.L. Kropman, D.H.A. Blank, E.G. Keim, M.M.A. Smithers, D.N. Reinoudt
Large Self-Assembled Organopalladium Spheres
Journal American Chemical Society 117 (1995) 8293-8294

D.H.A. Blank, C.A.J. Damen. B.L. Kropman, H. Rogalla
Selective epitaxial growth of sub-micron structures of YBCO by substrate modification
Physica C 235 (1994) 645-646

B.A.G. Kersten, L. Sjerps-Koomen, H.W.J. Zandvliet, D.H.A. Blank
Investigation of the vicinal Ge (001) surfaces with STM
Materials Research Society 332 (1994) 555-560

D. Terpstra, A.J.H.M. Rijnders, F.J.G. Roesthuis, D.H.A. Blank, G.J. Gerritsma, H. Rogalla
Fabrications aspects of microwave devices, including ramp-type high-Tc Josephson junctions and log-periodic antennas
Journal of Alloys & Compounds 195 (1993) 719-722

D. Terpstra, A.J.H.M. Rijnders, F.H.G. Roesthuis, D.H.A. Blank, G.J. Gerritsma, H. Rogalla
Observation of the AC Josephson effect up to THz frequencies in YBCO/PBCO/YBCO ramp-type Josephson junctions
Physica C 217 (1993) 151-155

D.H.A. Blank, R.P.J. IJsselsteijn, P.G. Out, H.J.H. Kuiper, J. Flokstra, H. Rogalla
High Tc-thin prepared by laser ablation: material distribution and droplet problem
Materials Science & Engineering B 13 (1992) 67-74

W.A.M. Aarnink, D.H.A. Blank, D.J. Adelerhof, J. Flokstra, H. Rogalla, A. van Silfhout, R. de Reus
Interdiffusion studies on high Tc superconducting YBa2Cu3O7-d thin films on silicon (111) with a buffer layer
Applied Surface Science 47 (1991) 195-203

D.H.A. Blank, D.J. Adelerhof, J. Flokstra, H. Rogalla
Preparation of YBaCuO thin films on various substrates by laser ablation: influence of the substrate temperature
Physica C 167 (1990) 423-432

D. Fruchart, J.L. Soubeyroux, D. Tran Qui, C. Pique, C. Rillo, F. Lera, V. Orera, J. Flokstra, D.H.A. Blank
Thermogravimetry and neutron thermodiffractometry studies of the H-YBa2Cu3O7 system
Journal of Less Common Metals 157 (1990) 233-244

D.H.A. Blank, W.A.M. Aarnink, J. Flokstra, H. Rogalla, A. van Silfhout
Physical properties and interface studies of YBa2Cu3O7 thin films deposited by laser ablation on S1 (111) with buffer layer
Journal of Less Common Metals 164 (1990) 1178-1185

R. de Reus, F.W. Saris, G.J. van der Kolk, C. Witmer, T.S. Balks, B. Dam, D.H.A. Blank, D.J. Adelerhof, J. Flokstra
Buffer layer for superconducting YBa2Cu3O7 thin films on Si and SiO2
Materials Science & Engineering B 7 (1990) 135-147

D.H.A. Blank, D.J. Adelerhof, J. Flokstra, H. Rogalla
Parameter study of in-situ grown superconducting YBa2Cu3O7 thin films prepared by laser ablation
Physica C 162 (1989) 125-126

C. Rillo, F. Lera, R. Navarro, J. Bartolome, J. Flokstra, D.H.A. Blank
Diamagnetic properties of YBa2Cu3O7 re-sindered powders: critical current densities and a.c. losses
Cryogenics 29 (1989) 1128-1134

D.H.A. Blank, H. Kruidhof, J. Flokstra
Preparation of YBa2Cu3O7 by citrate synthesis and pyrolysis
Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 21 (1988) 226-227

C. Rillo, F. Lera, J. Garcia, J. Bartolome, R. Navarro, D. Gonzalez, M.A. Alario-Franco, D. Beltran, D.H.A. Blank, J. Flokstra
Magnetic energy absorption in sintered YBa2Cu3O7 samples
Physica C 153 (1988) 1533-1534

A.W.M. van de Pasch, F.J. Lazaro, D.H.A. Blank, E.P. Houwman, J. Flokstra
Superconducting and magnetic phase transitions in RexY1-xRh1.1Sn3.6 (Re = Er, Ho)
Japanese Journal of Applied Physics 26 (1987) 1293-1294

D.H.A. Blank, J. Flokstra, G.J. Gerritsma, L.J.M. van de Klundert, G.J.M. Velders
X-ray and electron spin resonance on YBa2Cu3O7 prepared by citrate synthesis
Physica B 145 (1987) 222-226

J. Garcia, C. Rillo, F. Lera, J. Bartolome, R. Navarro, D.H.A. Blank, J. Flokstra
Superconducting weak links in YBa2Cu3O7, an a.c. magnetic susceptibility study
Journal of Magnetism & Magnetic Materials 69 (1987) 225-229

D.H.A. Blank and J. Flokstra
Magnetization measurements on the reentrant superconductor ErxY1-xRh1.1Sn3.6
Japanese Journal of Applied Physics 26 (1987) 1289-1290