Aditya Sood

aditsood@stanford.edu

Website: https://sites.google.com/view/adityasood/

Aditya received a Bachelors in Technology in Materials and Metallurgical Engineering from the Indian Institute of Technology, Kanpur in 2011, where he was a recipient of the Academic Excellence Awards ('08,'09,'10) and Gold Medal ('11) for graduating top of the class in Materials Science. At Stanford, he was awarded the Forbes Marshall Fellowship ('11), and recently won the MRS Graduate Student Gold award ('17). His research seeks to understand the fundamental relationship between material microstructure and thermal transport, with specific interests in 2D van der Waals layered materials, polycrystalline materials, and superlattices.

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The most innovative energy conversion technologies, ranging from solar and thermoelectrics to lasers (which convert electric energy to light), are benefitting from nanostructures and/or...
Interface thermal transport is arguably the leading fundamental challenge for the design and implementation of advanced nanostructure technologies for energy conversion, computation, and data storage...
A variety of modern high-power electronic devices are based on high electron mobility transistors (HEMT) and generate enormous heat fluxes that can approach tens of kW/cm2. The overall power...

Related Publications

Park, W., Sood, A., Park, J., Asheghi, M., Sinclair, R., and Goodson, K.E., "Enhanced Thermal Conduction through Nanostructured Interfaces," 2017, Nanoscale and Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, Nanoscale and Microscale Thermophysical Engineering, pp. 134-144.

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Dunham, M. T., Lorenzi, B., Andrews, S., Sood, A., Asheghi, M., Narducci, D., Goodson, K.E., 2016, “Enhanced phonon scattering by nanovoids in high thermoelectric power factor polysilicon thin films,” Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 109, 253104.

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Fong, S.W., Sood, A., Chen, L., Kumari, N., Asheghi, M., Goodson, K.E., Gibson, G.A., and H.S.P. Wong, 2016, "Thermal Conductivity Measurement of Amorphous Dielectric Multilayers for Phase-Change Memory Power Reduction," Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 120, 015103.

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Sood, A., Cho, J., Hobart, K.D., Feygelson, T.I., Pate, B.B., Asheghi, M., Cahill, D.G., and Goodson, K.E., 2016, "Anisotropic and Inhomogeneous Thermal Conduction in Suspended Thin-Film Polycrystalline Diamond," Journal of Applied Physics, Vol. 119, 175103.

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Barako, M.T.Sood, A., Zhang, C., Wang, J., Kodama, T.Asheghi, M., Zheng, X.L., Braun, P.V., and Goodson, K.E., 2016, “Quasi-ballistic Electronic Thermal Conduction in Metal Inverse Opals,” Nano Letters, Vol. 16, pp. 2754-2761  DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.6b00468

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Ahn, C., Fong, S., Kim, Y., Lee, S., Sood, A., Neumann, C., Asheghi, M., Goodson, K.E., Pop, E., Wong, H.S.P., 2015, "Energy-Efficient Phase-Change Memory with Graphene as Thermal Barrier," Nano Letters, DOI: 10.1021/acs.nanolett.5b02661

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Sood, A., Rowlette, J.A., Caneau, C.G., Bozorg-Grayeli, E., Asheghi, M., and Goodson, K.E., 2014, "Thermal Conduction in Lattice-Matched Superlattices of InGaAs/InAlAs," Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 105, 051909.

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Bozorg-Grayeli, E., Sood, A., Asheghi, M., Gambin, V., Sandhu, R., Feygelson, T.I., Pate, B.B., Hobart, K., and Goodson, K.E., 2013, "Thermal Conduction Inhomogeneity of Nanocrystalline Diamond Films by Dual-Side Thermoreflectance," Applied Physics Letters, Vol. 102, 111907.

Erratum: http://scitation.aip.org/content/aip/journal/apl/108/17/10.1063/1.4948382

 

 

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Sood, A., Eryilmaz, S.B., Jeyasingh, R., Cho, J., Asheghi, M., Wong, -H.S.P, Goodson, K.E., "Thermal Characterization of Nanostructured Superlattices of TiN/TaN: Applications as Electrodes in Phase Change Memory" IEEE Intersociety Conference on Thermal and Thermomechanical Phenomena in Electronic Systems (ITHERM) 2014, May 27 - 30, Orlando, FL, USA.

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Guzman, P.A.V., Sood, A., Mleczko, M.J., Wang, B., Wong, -H.S.P., Nishi, Y., Asheghi, M., Goodson, K.E., "Cross Plane Thermal Conductance of Graphene-Metal Interfaces," IEEE Intersociety Conference on Thermal and Thermomechanical Phenomena in Electronic Systems (ITHERM) 2014, May 27 - 30, Orlando, FL, USA.

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