Professor Steve Wilks
Vice Chancellor's Office
Telephone: (01792) 513041

Areas of Expertise

  • nanotechnology
  • sensors
  • nano materials
  • bio sensors


  1. & General Integration of Vertical Nanowire Arrays with Silicon for Highly Parallel Electronic Device Applications. The Journal of Physical Chemistry C 122(43), 24716-24724.
  2. & Modifying the Interface Edge to Control the Electrical Transport Properties of Nanocontacts to Nanowires. Nano Letters 17(2), 687-694.
  3. & Factors that determine and limit the resistivity of high-quality individual ZnO nanowires. Nanotechnology 24(43), 435706
  4. & Direct real-time observation of catastrophic optical degradation in operating semiconductor lasers using scanning tunneling microscopy. Applied Physics Letters 91(8), 081119
  5. & Ultra-high resolution imaging of DNA and nucleosomes using non-contact atomic force microscopy.

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  • ''Nanotechnology Centre Success: The Development of a Practical Nanotechnology Centre Strategy Framework (awarded 2017)

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    Other supervisor: Dr Christopher Wright