Marisa Di Sabatino Lundberg
Background and activities
Professor in Physical Metallurgy
Master in Materials Science from Marche Polytechnic University (Italy) in March 2002.
PhD in Physical Metallurgy from NTNU in November 2005.
Visiting PhD student at MPI, Worchester Polytechnic Institute (WPI) in Worcester, MA (USA) from Jan-July 2004.
Research and Senior Research Scientist at SINTEF Materials and Chemistry between 2007 and 2010.
Associate Professor in Physical Metallurgy 2010-2016.
Professor in Physical Metallurgy 2017-
Research fields and fields of interest:
-Crystallization and solidification of solar cell silicon
-Advanced characterization methods for solar cell silicon
-Glow Discharge Spectrometry
-Castability of light alloys
-Solidification and characterization of Al- and Al foundry alloys
-May 2018: Dr Mathias Sem`s fond for outstanding research
-May 2008: Young Research Presentation Award at 4th International conference on Crystal Growth and Crystal Technology of silicon and semiconductors (CGCT-4) in Sendai (Japan).
-November 2006: Aldo Daccò Award from AIM (Italian Association of Metallurgy) for the PhD thesis work.
-June 2005: 2nd Best Student Presentation Award during the Advances in Solidification Processes (ICASP) in Stockholm (Sweden).
-May 2004: Håkon Styri Fellowship Award given by the Norwegian Metallurgy Associatiton (Norsk Metallurgisk Selskap) for my research work.
Scientific, academic and artistic work
A selection of recent journal publications, artistic productions, books, including book and report excerpts. See all publications in the database
- (2019) Influence of Cu addition on the heat treatment response of A356 foundry alloy. Materials Today Communications. vol. 19.
- (2019) Role of Impurities in Silicon Solidification and Electrical Properties Studied by Complementary In Situ and Ex Situ Methods. Physica Status Solidi (a) applications and materials science. vol. 216 (17).
- (2019) Investigation of the intensity dependence of glow discharge mass spectrometry quantification on the discharge parameters. Journal of Analytical Atomic Spectrometry. vol. 34 (9).
- (2019) Effect of heat treatment for enhancing performance of Al-5Ti-1B master alloy on mechanical and hot tearing properties of Al-7Si-3Cu alloy. Materials Research Express. vol. 6 (8).
- (2019) Investigation of pinholes in Czochralski silicon ingots in relation to structure loss. Journal of Crystal Growth. vol. 510.
- (2019) Effect of Zr addition on overaging and tensile behavior of 2618 aluminum alloy. Metals. vol. 9 (2).
- (2018) Guidelines for establishing an etching procedure for dislocation density measurements on multicrystalline silicon samples. MethodsX. vol. 5.
- (2018) Recombination activity of grain boundaries in high-performance multicrystalline Si during solar cell processing. Journal of Applied Physics. vol. 123 (5).
- (2018) How Slight Solidification Rate Variations within Cast Plate Affect Mechanical Response: A Study on As-Cast A356 Alloy with Cu Addition. Advances in Materials Science and Engineering. vol. 2018.
- (2018) Impact of thermal history on defects formation in the last solid fraction of Cz silicon ingots. AIP Conference Proceedings. vol. 1999.
- (2018) Room temperature mechanical properties of A356 alloy with Ni additions from 0.5 Wt to 2 Wt%. Metals. vol. 8 (4).
- (2018) Effect of Hot Rolling on Grain Refining Performance of Al–5Ti–1B Master Alloy on Hot Tearing on Al–7Si–3Cu Alloy. Transactions of the Indian Institute of Metals. vol. 71 (12).
- (2018) In-situ studies of multicrystalline silicon nucleation and growth on alpha- and beta-Si3N4 coated substrates. Journal of Crystal Growth. vol. 482.
- (2018) Orientation relationship between b-Si3N4 and Si in multicrystalline silicon ingots for PV applications. Journal of Crystal Growth. vol. 495.
- (2018) Nanometer‐Scale Depth‐Resolved Atomic Layer Deposited SiO2 Thin Films Analyzed by Glow Discharge Optical Emission Spectroscopy. Physica Status Solidi (a) applications and materials science. vol. 215 (6).
- (2017) Recombination strength of dislocations in high-performance multicrystalline/quasi-mono hybrid wafers during solar cell processing. Physica Status Solidi (a) applications and materials science. vol. 215 (2).
- (2017) High performance multicrystalline silicon: Grain structure and iron precipitation. Journal of Applied Physics. vol. 122 (13).
- (2017) Temporal stability of a-Si:H and a-SiNx:H on crystalline silicon wafers. Energy Procedia. vol. 124.
- (2017) Surface passivation properties of HfO2 thin film on n-Type crystalline Si. IEEE Journal of Photovoltaics. vol. 7 (2).
- (2017) Characterization of the loss of the dislocation-free growth during Czochralski silicon pulling. Journal of Crystal Growth. vol. 458.