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Jerzy Ruzyllo

Distinguished Professor

Affiliation(s):

  • School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science
  • Electrical Engineering

214 Electrical Engineering West

jxr6@psu.edu

814-865-5193

Personal or Departmental Website

Research Areas:

Electronic Materials and Devices

Interest Areas:

Semiconductor materials and devices, integrated circuit manufacturing science and engineering, MEMS.

 
 

 

Education

  • MS, Department of Electronics, Warsaw University of Technology, 1971
  • Ph D, Department of Electronics, Warsaw University of Technology, 1977
  • D.Sc., "habilitation", Department of Electronics, Warsaw University of Technology, 1983

Publications

Books

  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2016, Semiconductor Glossary, World Scientific Publishing Company, Singapore

Journal Articles

  • Partick J. Drummond, , , , and Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2017, "Photoconductance Decay Characterization of 3D Multi-Fin Silicon on SOI Substrates", IEEE Electron Device Letters, 38, (11)
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, Sabeeh H Ala, Price Jared, Jerzy Ruzyllo, and , , 2017, "Effect of Lift-off Conditions on Micropattering of Nanocrystalline Quantum Dot Films", Journal of Vacuum Science and Technology, B, 35
  • Aakash Arora, Patrick Drummond and Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2016, "Electrical Characterization of Silicon-on-Insulator Wafers Using Phot-conductance Decay (PCD) Method.", ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology, 5, (4)
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2014, "Assessment of the Progress in Gas-Phase Processing of Silicon Surfaces", ECS J. of Solid-State Sci. and Technol., 3, (1), pp. N3060-N3063
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2014, "Assesment of the Progress in Gas-Phase Processing of SIlicon Surfaces", ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology, 3, (1)
  • A Kshirsagar, Z Jiang, S Pickering, J Xu and J Ruzyllo, 2013, "Formation of Photo-Luminescent Patterns on Paper Using Nanocrystalline Quantum Dot Ink and Mist Deposition", ECS Journal of Solid State Science and Technology, 2, (5), pp. R1-R4
  • J Ruzyllo, 2013, "The Transistor and Its Many Facets", ECS Interface, 22, (1)
  • S Pickering, A Kshirsagar, J Xu and J Ruzyllo, 2012, "Patterned Mist Depsition Study of Tri-Color CdSe/ZnS Quantum Dots Films Toward RGB LED Devices", Opto-Electronics Review, 20, (2), pp. 28-32
  • A Vakil, D Bhatia, L Liu, A Ali, P Drummond, S Datta and J Ruzyllo, 2012, "Photoconductance Decay Characterization of 3D Semiconductor Material Systems"
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2011, "Semiconductors in 21st Century - the First Decade", Progress in Sci. and Technol., (3), pp. 1-9
  • P Drummond, A Kshirsagar and J Ruzyllo, 2011, "Characterization of Near-Surface Electrical Properties of Multi-Crystalline Silicon Wafers", Solid-State Electronics, 55, pp. 29-36
  • P Drummond, A Kshirsagar, S Ramani and J Ruzyllo, 2011, "Studies of PCD Method for Characterization of Near-Surface Electrical Properties of Semiconductors", Thin-Solid Films, 519, pp. 7621-7626
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2010, "Semiconductor Cleaning Technology", JES Classics, The Electrochemical Society Interface, pp. p. 44
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2010, "Many Factes of Nanotechnology", 3, pp. 16-20
  • Z Tan, J Xu, C Z, T Zhu, F Zhang, B Hedrick, S Pickering, J Wu, H Su, W S Gao, A Wang, B Kimball, J Ruzyllo, N Dellas and S Mohney, 2009, "Colloidal Nanocrystal-Based Light-Emitting Diodes Fabricated on Plastic toward Flexible Quantum Dot Optoelectronics", Journal of Applied Physics, 105
  • S C Price, K Shanmugasundaram, S Ramani, T Zhu, F Zhang, J Xu, S E Mohney, Q Zhang, A Kshirsagar and J Ruzyllo, 2009, "Studies of Mist Deposition for the Formation of Quantum Dot CdSe Films", Semiconductor Science and Technology, 24, (10), pp. 42009
  • M. Erdamar, K. Shanmugasundaram, P. Roman, P. Mumbauer, M. Klimkiewicz and J. Ruzyllo, 2008, "Deep Lateral Anhydrous HF/Methanol Etching for MEMS Release Processes", Journal of Micro/Nanolith. MEMS MOEMS, 7, (3), pp. 1-1 - 1-4
  • K. Shanmugasundaram, S. C. Price, W. Li, H. Jiang, Q. K. Wang and J. Ruzyllo, 2008, "Fabrication of Blue Organic Semiconductor Light Emitting Diodes by Mist Deposition", Semiconductor Sci. and Technol., 23, pp. 5
  • T. Zhu, K. Shanmugasundaram, F. Zhang, S. C. Price, S. E. Mohney, Q. Zhang, A. Y. Wang, J. Xu and J. Ruzyllo, 2008, "Mist-Fabrication of Light Emitting Diodes with Colloidal Nanocrystal Quantum Dots", Applied Physics Letters, 92, pp. 023111-3
  • Z. Tan, B. Hedrick, F. Zhang, T. Zhu, J. Xu, R. H. Henderson and Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2008, "Stable Binary Complementary White Light Emitting Diodes Based on Quantum Dot/Polymer Bilayer Structures", IEEE Photonics Technology Letters, 20, (23), pp. 1998-2000
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2007, "Semiconductor Cleaning Technology for Next Generation Material Systems", Journal of Telecomm. and Information Technology, 2, pp. 44-49
  • K. Chang, J. Shallenberger, F. M. Chang, K. Shanmugasundaram and Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2007, "Studies of Hf(Si,O) Dielectrics for MOS Gate Applications", Thin Solid Films, 515, pp. 3802-3805
  • K. Shanmugasundaram, M. Brubaker, K. Chang, P. Mumbauer and Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2007, "Studies of Solution Processed Metal Oxides on Silicon", Microelectronic Engineering, 84, pp. 2294-2297
  • Z. Tan, F. Zhang, T. Zhu, J. Xu, A. Y. Wang, J. D. Dixon, L. Li, Q. Zhang, S. E. Mohney and Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2007, "Bright and Color-Saturated Emission from Blue Light Emitting Diodes Based on Solution-Processed Colloidal Nanocrystal Quantum Dots", NanoLetters, 7, (12), pp. 3803-3807
  • K. Chang, F. M. Chang and J. Ruzyllo, 2006, "Charge Trapping in HfO2 and HfSiO4 Gate Dielectrics", Solid-State Electronics, 50, pp. 1670-1672
  • A. M. Hoff and Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2006, "Electronics and Photonics", ECS Interface, pp. 36-39
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2006, "Substrates for the Next Generation Electronics and Photonics", ECS Interface, 15, (4), pp. p. 21
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2006, "SN-16 Wet Cleaning Technology - Chemistry"
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2006, "SN-17 Wet Cleaning Technology - Implementation"
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2006, "SN-18 Dry Cleaning Technology"
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2006, "SN-19 Surface Conditioning"
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2006, "SN-20 Gate Oxide Breakdown Measurements"
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2006, "SN-21 Gettering"
  • K. Chang, T. Witt, A. Hoff, R. Woodin, R. Ridley, G. Dolny, K. Shanmugasundaram, E. Oborina and Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2005, "Surface Roughness in Silicon Carbide Technology", ECS Transactions, 1, (3), pp. 228
  • K. Shanmugasundaram, K. Chang and Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2005, "Effect of Silicon Surface Conditioning on Film Formation Ueisng Mist Deposition", ECS Transactions, 1, (3), pp. 105
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, K. Chang and B. Thurmond, 2005, "Surface Processing in Silicon carbide Device Manufacturing"

Conference Proceedings

  • Jerzy Ruzyllo and Patrick J. Drummond, 2016, "Electrical Characterization of As-Processed Semiconductor Surfaces, Invited Paper", Solid State Phenomena, vol 255, pp 299-303 (2016)
  • Ala Sabeeh, Jared Price and Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2016, "Fluorescence Microscopy Characterization of Patterned Nano-Crystalline Quantum Dots Films", ECS Transactions, 75, (11)
  • Ala Sabeeb, Yash Thakur, Ju-Hung Chao, Aditya Kshirsag andr, Jerzy , 2015, ""Methods of Patterned Mist Deposition of Nano-Crystalline Quantum Dot Films ""
  • Ala Sabeeh, Yash Thakur and Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2015, ""Lift-Off Patterning of NanocrystallineQuantum Dot Films""
  • A Y Sabeeh, J H Chao and J Ruzyllo, 2014, ""
  • A Sabeeh, Y Thakur, J H Chao and J Ruzyllo, 2014, "Methods of Patterned Mist Deposition of Nano-Crystalline Quantum Dot Films", ECS Transactions, 64, (9), pp. 58
  • J.-H. Chao, A. Kshirsaar and Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2013, "Surface Processing for Area Selective Mist Deposition of Nanocrystalline Quantum Dots Films", ECS Transactions, 58, (6), pp. 311-316
  • A Kshirsagar, S Pickering, J Xu and J Ruzyllo, 2012, "Mist Deposition of Nano-crystalline Quantum Dot Films on Diverse Substrates"
  • A. Kshirsagar, S. Pickering, J. Xu and Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2012, "Formation of Photo-Luminescing Patterns on Paper Using Mist Deposition and NCQ Dot Ink", ECS Transactions, 41, (154)
  • E. Hwang, C. Eaton, S. Mujumdar, H. Madan, A. Ali, D. Bhatia, S. Datta and Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2011, "Processing and Characterization of GaSb/High-k Dielectric Interfaces", ECS Transactions, 40, (5), pp. 157-162
  • A Kshirsagar, S Pickering, J Xu and J Ruzyllo, 2010, "Light Emitting Diodes Formed Using Mist Deposition of Colloidal Solution of CdSe Nanocrystalline Quantum Dots", ECS Transactions, 35, (18), pp. 71-77
  • A Kshirsagar, S Ramani, K Shanmugasundaram, K Sridhara, J Xu and J Ruzyllo, 2009, "Application of the Mist Deposition Process in the Formation of Semiconductor Quantum Nanodot Films"
  • P Drummond, K Ramani, J Ruzyllo, T Hattori, R J Ruzyllo and R Novak, 2009, "Monitoring of Semiconductor Surfaces using Photoconductance Decay (PCD) Method", ECS Transactions, 25, (5), pp. 361-366
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2009, "Semiconductor Cleaning Technology - Past and Future", China Semiconductor Technology International Conference, 18, (1), pp. 263-268
  • P. Roman, K. Torek, K. Shanmugasundaram, P. Mumbauer, D. Vestyck, P. Hammond and Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2009, "Current Advances in AHF/Organic Solvent Processing of semiconductor Surfaces", Ultra-Clean Proc. of Silicon Surface IX, 145-146, pp. 231-234
  • K. Shanmugasundaram, S. Price, W. Li, H. Jiang, Q. Wang and Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2008, "Mist Deposition of Organic Semiconductors for Light Emitting Diodes", 11, (25), pp. 73-79
  • O. Awadelkarim, J. Jiang, S. A. Suliman, K. Sarpatwari, L. J. Passmore, D. O. Lee, P. Roman and Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2007, "Electrical Studies on Metal/SrTa2O6 or TiO2/Si Substrate Stack Systems", Microelectronics Technology and Devices SBMICRO 2007, 9, (1), pp. 353-359
  • K. Kirby, K. Shanmugasundaram and Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2007, "Interactions of Sapphire Surfaces with Standard Cleaning Solutions", Cleaning. and Surf. Cond. Technol. In Semicon. Dev. Manufacturing 10, 11, (2), pp. 343-349
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, R. E. Novak, T. Hattori, P. Mertens and P. Besson, 2007, "Evolution of Silicon Cleaning Technology Over the Last Twenty Years", Cleaning. and Surf. Cond. Technol. In Semicon. Dev. Manufacturing 10, 11, (2), pp. 3-7
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2007, "Semiconductor Cleaning and Conditioning Challenges Beyond Planar Silicon Technology", Microelectronics Technology and Devices SBMICRO 2007, 9, (1), pp. 87-97
  • K. Shanmugasundaram, S. C. Price, K. Chang, D. O. Lee and Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2006, "Mist Deposition in TFT Technology", ECS Transactions, 3, (8), pp. 255-259
  • K. Chang, J. Shallenberger, F.-M. Chang, K. Shanmugasundaram, P. Roman, P. Mumbauer and Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2005, "Characteristics of Hf(Si,O) Gate Dielectrics as a Function of Hf Content", Proc. Intern. Symp. Advanced Gate Stack, Source/Drain and Channel Engineering for Si-based CMOS: New Materials, Processes, and Equipment Symp., 2005-05

Manuscripts

  • P Drummond, D Bhatia and J Ruzyllo, 2013, "Measurement of Effective Carrier Lifetime at the Semiconductor-Dielectric Interface by Photoconductance Decay Method", 81, pp. 130-134
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, , "Ruzyllo on Semiconductor Express", IEEE Potentials Magazine (invited)

Other

  • J Ruzyllo and T Hattori, 2013, "Preface to Focus Issue of Semiconductor Surface Cleaning and Conditioning", ECS. J. of Sol. St. Sci. and Technol., 3, (1), pp. N3025
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2012, "Ruzyllo on Globalization of Semiconductor Educational Experience", IEEE Potentials Magazine, 31, (4), pp. p. 43
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2012, "Ruzyllo on Nanotechnology", IEEE Potentials Magazine (invited), 31, (1), pp. 8-9
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2012, "Ruzyllo on Transistor (R)Evolution and Its Multidiciplinary Nature", IEEE Potentials Magazine (invited), 31, (2), pp. 6-7
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2012, "Ruzyllo on the Semiconductor Express", IEEE Potentials Magazine (invited), 31, (3), pp. 4-5
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2012, "Ruzyllo on Predicting Technologicaldevelopments", 31, (5), pp. 39-40
  • Jerzy Ruzyllo, 2012, "Ruzyllo on the Process of Converting an Idea into a Commercial Product", IEEE Potentials Magazine (invited), 31, (6), pp. 14-15

Research Projects

Honors and Awards

  • Keynote Speaker, General Assembly of the University Presidents, Poland, November 2016 - November 2016
  • Invited Guest Co-Editor, Journal of SolidState Science and Technol., Focus Issue on Semiconductor Surface Cleaning and Conditioning., The Electrochemical Society, March 2014 - March 2014
  • Invited Guest Editor, Spring 2013 issue of ECS Interface., The Electrochemical Society, May 2013 - May 2013
  • One of the two candidates nominated for the position of Vice-President/President of the Electrochemical Society; lost by the narrow marging in March 2013 Society-wide election., The Electrochemical Society, March 2013 - March 2013
  • Distinguished Lecturer, IEEE, Electron Device Society, 2007 - 2013
  • Distinguished Visiting Professor; Sponsored by the European Union's Development Program, Summer 2013, Warsaw University of Technology, Poland, January 2010 - July 2010
  • Distinguished Professor of Electrical Engineering, Penn State University, July 2005 - July 2010
  • Distinguished Visiting Professor, European Union Development Program, September 2009 - September 2009
  • Outstanding Research Award, Penn State Engineering Society, 1998 - 1998
  • Keynote Speaker, SEMICON Europa '93, Geneva, Switzerland, March 1998
  • Distinguished Lecturer, Ultra-Clean Tech. Society of Japan, Makuhari, December 1997
  • Visiting Professor, Interuniversity Microelectronics Center, IMEC, Leuven, Belgium, August 1997 - December 1997
  • Graduate Fellowship of the Japanese Ministry of Education, Tohoku University, 1973 - 1975
  • Distinguished Professor of Electrical Engineering, Penn State University, Penn State University, July 2010
  • Courtesy Professor of Materials Science and Egineering, Penn State University, 2009
  • Fellow, IEEE, 2004
  • Professor (title), President of the Republic of Poland, 2004
  • Fellow, The Electrochemical Society, 1999

Service

Service to Penn State:

  • Committee Member, Search Committee, Devices and Crcuits, October 2016 - May 2017
  • Committee Member, PSIEE Awards Committee, March 2016 - March 2016
  • Committee Member, Distinguished Professor Selection/Recommendation, September 2016 - December 2016
  • Committee Member, Strategic Planning Committee, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, September 2015 - May 2016
  • Committee Member, AD14, November 2015 - March 2016
  • Member, Advisory Commitee, January 2015 - December 2016
  • Chairperson, Search Commitee, Devices and Circuits, November 2015 - May 2016
  • Committee Member, Search Committee, Director of the School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, September 2015 - May 2016
  • Co-Chairperson, Global Engineering Education (GLEE) Committee, September 2009 - December 2015
  • Committee Member, College P&T Committee, September 2011 - July 2015
  • Member, EE/CSE Merger Exploratory Committee, January 2014 - March 2014
  • Member, College of Engineering, Promotion and Tenure Committee, Promotion and Tenure Committee, August 2010 - June 2011
  • Committee Member, Graduate Committee, September 2006
  • Committee Member, Strategic Planning Committee, Schol of EESC, August 2016

Service to External Organizations:

  • Co-Chairperson, 15th Intern. Symp. on Semiconductor Cleaning Science and Technology, May 2016 - November 2017
  • Session ChairIntern. Symp. on Ultra-Clean Processing of Semcoductor Surfaces, September 2016 - September 2016
  • Committee Member, International Symposia on Diagnostics and Yield, Program Committee, January 2004 - December 2016
  • Committee Member, Scientific/Program Committee, January 2014 - June 2015
  • Co-Chairperson, 14 Intern. Symp. on Semiconductor Cleaning Science and Technology, SCST 14, October 2015 - October 2015
  • Consultant, January 2009 - August 2014
  • Co-Organizer, The Electrochemical Society, October 2011 - December 2014
  • Chairperson, Organizing Committee, January 2009 - December 2013
  • Committee Member, Scientific Committee, January 2013 - December 2013
  • Reviewer, NSF and DOE proposals, January 2009 - December 2012
  • Advisor, January 2010 - May 2012
  • Chairperson, The Electrochemical Society, Selection Committee, January 2009 - May 2011
  • Committee Member, January 2010 - December 2010
  • Committee Member, Series of International Symposia on Ultra-Clean Processing of Semiconductor Surfaces, Program Committee, September 1991
  • Co-Chairperson, Series of Intern. Symp. on Semiconductor Cleaning Science and Engineering, Program and Organizing Committee, October 1989
  • Advisor, Center for Advance Metarials and Technologies, CEZAMAT, January 2010
  • Committee Member, The Electrochemical Society, Interface Advisory Committee, May 2012
  • Member, The Electrochemical Society, Executive Committee, September 1985
 


 

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