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Peter Bennett

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Department Chair
Faculty w/Admin Appointment, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 1504
Chair & Professor
Faculty, TEMPE Campus, Mailcode 1504
Biography
Curriculum Vita P. A. Bennett Professional Preparation U. Minnesota, Duluth Physics BS, 1974 U. Wisconsin, Madison Physics PhD, 1980 KFA Julich Electronic structure of metallic alloys Postdoc, 1981 Bell Labs Surface structure w/ synchrotron radiation Postdoc, 1983 Appointments 2013 Department Chair Physics Department, ASU 2006-09 Director Graduate Programs School of Materials, ASU 1996 Full Professor Physics Department, ASU 1990 Associate Professor Physics Department, ASU 1984 Assistant Professor Physics Department, ASU
Publications

1    Tobler, S. K. and Bennett, P. A. Scanning Field-Emission Imaging for Rough or Insulating Surfaces (in preparation) (2015).
2    Tobler, S. K. and Bennett, P. A. In situ resistivity of endotaxial FeSi2 nanowires on Si(110), J. Appl. Phys. v118 p125305 (2015).
3    Bennett, P. A., Smith, D. J., He, Z. A., Reuter, M. C., Ellis, A. W., and Ross, F. M. In situ observations of endotaxial growth of CoSi2 nanowires on Si(110) using ultrahigh vacuum transmission electron microscopy Nanotechnol. v22 p305606-12 (2011).
4    Bennett, P. A., Smith, D. J., He, Z., and Ross, F. M. Endotaxial Silicide Nanowires: A Review Thin Solid Films v519 p8434-40 (2011).
5    Hao, L. F. and Bennett, P. A. Analytic model for minority carrier effects in nanoscale Schottky contacts J Appl Phys v108 p14303-9 (2010).
6    Kim, T., Chamberlin, R. V., Bennett, P. A., and Bird, J. P. Dynamical characteristics of the giant magneto-resistance of epitaxial silicide nanowires Nanotechnol. v20 p135401-6 (2009).
7    Hao, L. F. and Bennett, P. A. Minority carrier effects in nanoscale Schottky contacts Nanotechnol. v20 p355201 (2009).
8    Hofmann, S., Sharma, R., Ducati, C., Drucker, J., Bennett, P. A., Cervantes-Sodi, F., and Robertson, J. Ledge-flow-controlled catalyst interface dynamics during Si nanowire growth Nature Materials v7 p372-5 (2008).
9    Sutter, P., Bennett, P. A., Flege, J. I., and Sutter, E. Steering of Pt-Si Liquid Nanodroplets on Si(100) by Interactions with Surface Steps Phys. Rev. Lett. v99 p125504-8 (2007).
10    Kim, T., Naser, B., Chamberlin, R. V., Bennett, P. A., and Bird, J. P. Large hysteretic magneto-resistance of silicide nanostructures Phys. Rev. B v76 p184404-7 (2007).
11    Ke, L., Schilfgaarde, M. v., Kotani, T., and Bennett, P. A. Ballistic conductance calculation of atomic-scale nanowires of Au and Co Nanotechnol. v18 p095709-15 (2007).
12    Ke, L., Kotani, T., Schilfgaarde, M. v., and Bennett, P. A. Breakdown of a Au nanowire between electrodes Nanotechnol. v18 p424002 (2007).
13    Huang, Z., Chen, F., D'Aosta, R., Bennett, P. A., DiVentra, M., and Tao, N. Local ionic and electron heating in single molecule junctions Nature Nanotech v2 p698-703 (2007).
14    Huang, Z., Chen, F., Bennett, P. A., and Tao, N. Single molecule junctions formed via Au-thiol contact: stability and breakdown mechanism J. Am. Chem. Soc. v129 p13225-31 (2007).
15    Bennett, P. A., Chobanian, J., Flege, J. I., Sutter, E., and Sutter, P. Surface Thermomigration of Nanoscale Pt-Si droplets on stepped Si(100) Phys. Rev. B v76 p125410-6 (2007).

 

Fall 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
PHY 465Advanced Laboratory II
PHY 484Internship
PHY 500Research Methods
PHY 590Reading and Conference
PHY 700Research Methods
PHY 792Research
PHY 795Continuing Registration
SEM 799Dissertation
PHY 799Dissertation
Spring 2017
Course NumberCourse Title
PHY 500Research Methods
MSE 546Surfaces and Thin Films
PHY 546Surfaces and Thin Films
NAN 546Surfaces and Thin Films
PHY 590Reading and Conference
PHY 792Research
SEM 799Dissertation
PHY 799Dissertation
Fall 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
PHY 465Advanced Laboratory II
PHY 499Individualized Instruction
PHY 500Research Methods
PHY 590Reading and Conference
PHY 700Research Methods
PHY 790Reading and Conference
PHY 792Research
PHY 795Continuing Registration
SEM 799Dissertation
PHY 799Dissertation
Spring 2016
Course NumberCourse Title
PHY 500Research Methods
MSE 546Surfaces and Thin Films
PHY 546Surfaces and Thin Films
NAN 546Surfaces and Thin Films
PHY 590Reading and Conference
PHY 792Research
SEM 799Dissertation
PHY 799Dissertation
Fall 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
PHY 500Research Methods
PHY 590Reading and Conference
PHY 700Research Methods
PHY 790Reading and Conference
PHY 792Research
PHY 795Continuing Registration
SEM 799Dissertation
PHY 799Dissertation
Spring 2015
Course NumberCourse Title
PHY 500Research Methods
MSE 546Surfaces and Thin Films
PHY 546Surfaces and Thin Films
NAN 546Surfaces and Thin Films
PHY 792Research
SEM 799Dissertation
PHY 799Dissertation
Fall 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
PHY 792Research
SEM 799Dissertation
PHY 799Dissertation
Spring 2014
Course NumberCourse Title
MSE 546Surfaces and Thin Films
PHY 546Surfaces and Thin Films
NAN 546Surfaces and Thin Films
PHY 792Research
SEM 799Dissertation
PHY 799Dissertation
Fall 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
PHY 452Physical Optics
SEM 595Continuing Registration
PHY 792Research
SEM 792Research
SEM 799Dissertation
PHY 799Dissertation
Spring 2013
Course NumberCourse Title
PHY 465Advanced Laboratory II
PHY 546Surfaces and Thin Films
MSE 546Surfaces and Thin Films
NAN 546Surfaces and Thin Films
SEM 584Internship
SEM 592Research
SEM 595Continuing Registration
SEM 599Thesis
SEM 792Research
PHY 792Research
SEM 799Dissertation
PHY 799Dissertation
Presentations
  • P. A. Bennett and S. K. Tobler. In situ Resistance Measurements using STM. APS-Four Corners (Oct 2012).
  • P. A. Bennett. Structure, Growth and Electrical Properties of Endotaxial Silicide Nanowires. APAC-Silicide2010, Tsukuba (Jul 2010).
  • P. A. Bennett. Minority Carrier Effects in Nanoscale Schottky Contacts. MRS Workshop: Nanocontacts and Interconnects (Apr 2010).
  • P. A. Bennett. Endotaxial Nanowires. Lawrence Symposium (Feb 2010).
  • Bennett, Peter. Misc. National Conferences (Oct 2006).
  • Bennett, Peter. Misc. National Conferences (Oct 2006).
Service
  • Dept Chair (2013-present)
  • CLAS Curriculum Committee, member (2010 - Present)
  • Committee on Committees, Chair (2010 - Present)
  • Nano Search Committee, member (2010 - Present)
  • UG program committee (ad hoc), ad hoc, for topic of revising Adv. Labs (2010 - Present)
  • B&P Committee, member (2010 - Present)
  • MSE Grad Exam Committee, Member (2010 - Present)
  • Graduate program director, School of Materials, Associate Director (2006 - Present)
  • Misc, Reviewer (2005 - Present)
  • Misc, Reviewer (2005 - Present)
  • Graduate program director, School of Materials, Associate Director (2006 - 2009)
  • Graduate Programs School of Materials, Assoc Director (2006 - 2007)
  • Arizona Nanoelectronics Institute Planning, Member (2006 - 2006)
  • Undergrad Program, Director (2003 - 2006)
  • Dept awards (ad hoc), Chair (2003 - 2006)
  • Sabbatical Leave, Research (2005 - 2005)
  • NIRT, Reviewer (2005 - 2005)
  • NER, Reviewer (2003 - 2003)
  • CAREER, Reviewer (2002 - 2002)