Ahmad Safari

Office Phone: (732) 445-4367
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Research Area/Interests
Solid freeform fabrication, piezoelectrics, ceramic-polymer composite devices, dielectrics and thermistors, ferroelectric and microwave ceramic and thin films
  • 1. M. Abazari, E. K. Akdogan, and A. safari, Effects of Background Ogygen Pressure on Dielectric Properties of Epitaxial KNN-LT-LS thin Films on SrTiO3, APL, 93, 192910, 2008.
  • 2. M. Abazari, E.K. Akdogan, A. Safari, Dielectric and Ferroelectric properties of strain-relieved epitaxial lead-free KNN-LT-LS ferroelectric thin films on SrTiO3 substrates, JAP, 103, 104106, 2008.
  • 3. N. M. Hagh, B. Jadidian, A. Safari, Lead Free Piezoelectric Ceramic Transducers in the KNN-Solid Solution System, IEEE-UFFC Transaction, vol. 55, no.1, pp. 214-224, 2008.
  • 4. Anne-Christine Hladky-Hennion, A. Erman Uzgur, Douglas C. Markley, Ahmad Safari, Joe K. Cochran Jr., and Robert E. Newnham, Miniature Multimode Monolithic Flextensional Transducers, IEEE Transactions on UFFC, Vol. 54, No. 10, page 1992, 2007.
  • 5. J. J. Sun, A. K. Akdogan, M. Vittadello, Lisa Klein, and A. Safari, Characterization and Optical Properties of Sol-Gel Processed PMMA/SiO2 Hybrid Monoliths, Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids, Vol. 353/29, pp. 2807 - 2812, 2007.
  • 6. A. Hall, E.K. Akdogan, A. Safari, Fatigue in Monolithic Piezoelectric/Electrostrictive bi-layers, Journal of Applied Physics, 100, 094105 (2006).
  • 7. W. K. Simon, E. K. Akdogan, and A. Safari, Misfit Strain Relaxation in BST Films on Orthorhombic NdGaO3Substrates, Appl. Phys. Lett., 89, 022902, 2006.
  • 8. A. Safari, M. Allahverdi, E. K. Akdogan, “Solid Freeform Fabrication of Piezoelectric Sensors and Actuators” Journal of Materials Science, Volume 41, Number 1, 2006.
  • 9. N. Marandian Hagh, K. Nonaka, M. Allahverdi, A. Safari, " Processing – Property Relations in Grain Oriented Lead Metaniobate Ceramics Fabricated by Layered Manufacturing (LM) Process" J. Am. Ceram. Soc., 88[11], 3043-3048, 2005.
  • 10. W. K. Simon, E. K. Akdogan, A. Safari, “Anisotropic Strain relaxation in (Ba0.60,Sr0.40)TiO3 epiaxial Thin Films,” J. Appl. Phys., 97,103530, 2005.
  • 11. W. K. Simon, E. K. Akdogan, J. Bellotti, and A. Safari, “In Plane Microwave Dielectric Properties of BST Thin Films with Anisotropic Epitaxi,” Applied Physics Letters, 87, 082906 ( 2005).
  • 12. M. Ebrahimi, M. Allahverdi, and A. Safari, “Synthesis of Platelet SrTiO3 by Epitaxial Growth on Sr3Ti2O7 Core Particles”, Journal of American ceramic Society, 88 [8]2129-2132 (2005).
  • 13. J. Bellotti, K. Akdogan, and A. Safari, BST Thin Films for Phase Shifter Applications, J. of Integrated Ferroelectrics, Vol. 49, pp. 113-122, 2002.
  • 14. M. Pilleux, M. Allahverdi Y. Chen, Y. Lu, M. Jafari, and A. Safari, 3-D Photonic Bandgap Structures by Fabrication by FDC", Journal of Rapid Prototyping, Vol. 8, No.1, pp. 46-52, 2002.
  • 15. B. Jadidin, M. Allahverdi, F. Mohammadi, and A. Safari, “ Processing and Characterization of Oval Piezoelectric Actuators”, Applied Physics letters, Vol. 80, Number 11, pp. 1981-1983, 2002.
  • 16. A. Safari, “Processing of Advanced Electroceramic Components by Fused Deposition Technique”, Ferroelectrics, Vol. 263, pp. 45-54, 2001.
  • 17. D. Spang, I. Burn and A. Safari, "Properties of Doped BT Sintered in Reducing Atmosphere", Proceeding of IEEE-ISAF, Edited by S. K. Streiffer, B. J. Gibbons, and T. Tsurumi, pp. 817-820, March 2001.
  • 18. A. Bandyopadhyay, S. Danforth and A. Safari, “ Effect of Processing History on Thermal Debinding”, J. of Mat. Science, 35, pp. 3983-3988, 2000.
  • 19. I. Cornejo, T. F. McNulty, S. Lee, E. Bianchi, K. Tenhuisen, V. Janas, S. Danforth, and A. Safari, " Development of Bioceramic Tissue Scaffolds via FDC", Ceramic Transaction, Vol. 110, pp. 183-195, 2000.