My research field or area of interest innanotechnology
thin film characterization
mechanical properties of thin films
atomic force microscopy
bio-compatible thin films
thin films for energetics
thin films for mechanical applications
coating deposition systems
coatings produced via thermal spray
 C. Paternoster, M. Cabibbo, A. Fabrizi, T. Zoltan, “Studio TEM del rafforzamento di Orowan su una lega di Magnesio rafforzata da fibre di SiC e sottoposta a prove di compressione”, 23 novembre 2006, 31° AIM national congress (Metallurgy Italian Association), Milan (Italy) (in Italian).
 C. Paternoster, A. Fabrizi, R. Cecchini, P.Choquet, "Thermal Cycling Stability of Cr-N Thin Films Deposited on Stainless Steel", High Temperature Materials and Processes, 26 (5-6), (2007), 349.
 M. Cabibbo, C. Paternoster, R. Cecchini, A. Fabrizi, A. Molinari, S. Libardi, M. Zadra, “A microstructure study of nanostructured Fe-Mo + 1.5 %wt. SiO2 and + 1.5 %wt. TiO2 powders compacted by plasma spark sintering”, Materials Science and Engineering A 496 (2008) 121-132.
 C. Paternoster, A. Fabrizi, R. Cecchini, M. El Mehtedi, P. Choquet, “Thermal stability of CrNx nanometrical coatings on stainless steel”, J Mater Sci (2008) 43:3377–3384 (Best Paper Award in the “Surface Science: from bulk to nanoscale” section of NANOSMAT07, Algarve, Portugal, 9-11 July 2007).
 C. Paternoster, A. Fabrizi, R. Cecchini, S. Spigarelli, Ph.V. Kiryukhantsev-Korneev, A. Sheveyko, “Thermal Evolution and Mechanical Properties of Hard Ti-Cr-B-N and Ti-Ai-Si-B-N Coatings”, Surf & Coat Tech 2008, (2008) 5–7:736–740.
 A. Fabrizi, C. Paternoster, R. Cecchini, Ph.V. Kiryukhantsev-Korneev, A. Sheveyko, M. Cabibbo, M. Haidöpoulo, S. Spigarelli “Oxidation behavior and thermal stability of nanocomposited TiAlSiBN and TiCrBN coatings”, Materials Science Forum, Vol. 604-605 (2009) pp. 19-28.
 C. Paternoster, A. Fabrizi, M. Cabibbo, R. Cecchini, “Film sottili nanostrutturati su lamiere di acciaio inox”, Lamiera, ed. Tecniche Nuove, March 2008, 158-164 (in Italian).
 C. Paternoster, A. Fabrizi, M. Cabibbo, R. Cecchini, “Film sottili nanostrutturati per utensileria”, Utensili e attrezzature, ed. Tecniche Nuove, March 2008, 70-76 (in Italian).
 A. Fabrizi, C. Paternoster, R. Cecchini, M. Cabibbo, P. Choquet, "Studio SEM, AFM e TEM di un rivestimento sottile nano-strutturato su acciaio", Microscopie, SISM, IV year, n. 2 (8) (2007) 41–43 (in Italian).
 C. Paternoster, A. Fabrizi, R. Cecchini, L. Barone, P. Ricci, M. Haidöpoulo, Ph.V. Kiryukhantsev-Korneev, A. Sheveyko “Evoluzione dopo trattamento termico di rivestimenti duri a base Ti-B-N”, 25 Sept.. 2008, 32° AIM national congress (Metallurgy Italian Association), Milan (Italy) (in Italian).
 I .S. Zhirkov, C. Paternoster, Yu. Chekh, M. P. Delplancke-Ogletree, Experimental Study of Titanium oxide deposition by pulsed vacuum arc plasma, Proceedings of the First European Conference on NanoFilms (ECNF 2010), March 22-25, 2010 - Liège, Belgium
 R. Cecchini, A. Fabrizi, C. Paternoster, Wei Zhang, G. Roventi, Fabrication of nanopatterned metal layers on silicon by nanoindentation/nanoscratching and electrodeposition, Electrochimica Acta, 55 (2010) 3355-3360,
 A. Fabrizi, M. Cabibbo, R. Cecchini, S. Spigarelli, C. Paternoster, M. Haidopoulo and Ph.V. Kiryukhantsev-Korneev, Thermal Stability of Nanostructured Coatings, Materials Science Forum 653 (2010)1-22
 C. Paternoster, I. S. Zhirkov, M. P. Delplancke-Ogletree, Y. Chekh, “Proprietà strutturali e meccaniche di rivestimenti di Biossido di Titanio depositati tramite arco catodico filtrato (Structural and mechanical properties of TiO2 thin films deposited through filtered cathodic arc)” AIM - Associazione Italiana di Metallurgia (Italian Metallurgy Association), 10-11-12 November 2010, Proceedings of the 33th Italian National Congress, Brescia, (IT)
 I. S. Zhirkov, C. Paternoster, M. P. Delplancke-Ogletree, Titanium oxide thin film deposition by pulsed arc vacuum plasma, European Plasma Conference High-Tec Plasma Processes HTPP-11, Brussels, 27 June - 2 July 2010 (to be published in Journal of Physics Conference series)
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ULB - Université Libre de Bruxelles - Service Matières et Matériaux
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