Faculty Profiles

Aaron D. Franklin
Associate Professor in the Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering
CIEMAS 3473, Durham, NC 27708
(919) 681-9471



Ph.D., Purdue University 2008

B.S.E., Arizona State University 2004

Cheng, Z, Cardenas, JA, McGuire, F, Najmaei, S, and Franklin, AD. "Modifying the Ni-MoS 2 Contact Interface Using a Broad-Beam Ion Source." IEEE Electron Device Letters 37.9 (September 2016): 1234-1237. Full Text

McGuire, FA, Cheng, Z, Price, K, and Franklin, AD. "Sub-60 mV/decade switching in 2D negative capacitance field-effect transistors with integrated ferroelectric polymer." Applied Physics Letters 109.9 (August 29, 2016): 093101-093101. Full Text

Cao, C, Andrews, JB, Kumar, A, and Franklin, AD. "Improving Contact Interfaces in Fully Printed Carbon Nanotube Thin-Film Transistors." ACS nano 10.5 (May 2016): 5221-5229. Full Text

Cao, Q, Han, S-J, Tersoff, J, Franklin, AD, Zhu, Y, Zhang, Z, Tulevski, GS, Tang, J, and Haensch, W. "End-bonded contacts for carbon nanotube transistors with low, size-independent resistance." Science 350.6256 (October 2, 2015): 68-72. Full Text

Li, J, Franklin, AD, and Liu, J. "Gate-Free Electrical Breakdown of Metallic Pathways in Single-Walled Carbon Nanotube Crossbar Networks." Nano letters 15.9 (September 2015): 6058-6065. Full Text

Lee, C-S, Pop, E, Franklin, AD, Haensch, W, and Wong, H-SP. "A Compact Virtual-Source Model for Carbon Nanotube FETs in the Sub-10-nm Regime—Part I: Intrinsic Elements." IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices 62.9 (September 2015): 3061-3069. Full Text

Lee, C-S, Pop, E, Franklin, AD, Haensch, W, and Wong, H-SP. "A Compact Virtual-Source Model for Carbon Nanotube FETs in the Sub-10-nm Regime—Part II: Extrinsic Elements, Performance Assessment, and Design Optimization." IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices 62.9 (September 2015): 3070-3078. Full Text

Franklin, AD. "DEVICE TECHNOLOGY. Nanomaterials in transistors: From high-performance to thin-film applications." Science (New York, N.Y.) 349.6249 (August 2015): aab2750-. (Review) Full Text

Tulevski, GS, Franklin, AD, Frank, D, Lobez, JM, Cao, Q, Park, H, Afzali, A, Han, S-J, Hannon, JB, and Haensch, W. "Toward High-Performance Digital Logic Technology with Carbon Nanotubes." ACS Nano 8.9 (September 23, 2014): 8730-8745. Full Text

Kim, B, Franklin, A, Nuckolls, C, Haensch, W, and Tulevski, GS. "Achieving low-voltage thin-film transistors using carbon nanotubes." Applied Physics Letters 105.6 (August 11, 2014): 063111-063111. Full Text


Shahrjerdi, D, Franklin, AD, Oida, S, Tulevski, GS, Han, SJ, Hannon, JB, and Haensch, W. "High device yield carbon nanotube NFETs for high-performance logic applications." December 1, 2011. Full Text

Han, SJ, Chang, J, Franklin, AD, Bol, AA, Loesing, R, Guo, D, Tulevski, GS, Haensch, W, and Chen, Z. "Wafer scale fabrication of carbon nanotube FETs with embedded poly-gates." December 1, 2010. Full Text

Franklin, AD, Bol, AA, and Chen, Z. "Channel and contact length scaling in carbon nanotube transistors." October 11, 2010. Full Text

Franklin, AD, Tulevski, G, Hannon, JB, and Chen, Z. "Can carbon nanotube transistors be scaled without performance degradation?." December 1, 2009. Full Text

Westover, TL, Fisher, TS, Franklin, AD, and Reifenberger, RG. "Photo-and thermionic emission from potassium-intercalated single-walled carbon nanotube arrays." October 19, 2009.