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1st of February 2016

1. Degradation assessment of LYRA after 5 years on orbit - Technology Demonstration -

A. BenMoussa, B. Giordanengo, S. Gissot, I. E. Dammasch, M. Dominique, J.-F. Hochedez, A. Soltani, N. Bourzgui, T. Saito, U. Schühle, A. Gottwald, U. Kroth, and A. R. Jones.
Experimental Astronomy, pp 1- 15, on line since January 2015.


2. Design and Radiation Hardness of Next- Generation Solar UV Radiometers

S. Gissot, A. BenMoussa and B. Giordanengo, A. Soltani, T. Saito, U. Schuehle, U. Kroth, A. Gottwald.
IEEE Nuclear and Space Radiation Effects Conference (NRECS), Paris, France, 14-18 July 2014.


3. Characterization and Irradiation damage Tests of AlGaN UV LEDs for Detector Spaceborne Calibration

B. Giordanengo, S. Gissot, and A. BenMoussa
ISROS 2014, International Symposium on Reliability of Optoelectronics for Systems, 16-19 June 2014, Toulouse, France


4. Developments, characterization and proton irradiation damage tests of AlN photodetectors for VUV Solar Observations

A. BenMoussa, A. Soltani, J-C Gerbedoen, T. Saito, S. Averin, S. Gissot, B. Giordanengo, G. Berger, U. Kroth, J-C. De Jaeger and A. Gottwald.
Nuclear Inst. and Methods in Physics Research B, vol. 312, pp. 48-53, 2013.


5. On orbit degradation of solar instruments

A. BenMoussa, S. Gissot, U. Schühle and 39 coauthors.
Solar Physics, vol 288, issue1, pp 389-434, 2013


6. Characterization of backside-illuminated CMOS APS prototypes for the Extreme Ultraviolet Imager on-board Solar Orbiter

A. BenMoussa, B. Giordanengo, S. Gissot, G. Meynants, X. Wang, B. Wolfs, J. Bogaerts, U. Schühle, G. Berger, A. Gottwald, C. Laubis, U. Kroth, and F. Scholze,
IEEE Trans. Elect. Dev., 60 (5), pp. 1701-1708, 2013.


7. Irradiation damage tests of backside-illuminated CMOS APS prototypes for the Extreme Ultraviolet Imager on-board Solar Orbiter

A. BenMoussa, S. Gissot, B. Giordanengo, G. Meynants, X. Wang, B. Wolfs, J. Bogaerts, U. Schühle, G. Berger, A. Gottwald, C. Laubis, U. Kroth, F. Scholze, A. Soltani, and T. Saito. IEEE Trans. Nucl. Sci., vol 60 (5), pp 3907-3914, 2013.


8. The LYRA instrument on-board PROBA2: description and in-fight performances

M. Dominique, J.-F. Hochedez, W. Schmutz, I. Dammasch, A.I. Shapiro, M. Kretzschmar, A. Zhukov, D. Gillotay, Y. Stockman and A. BenMoussa.
Solar Physics, 286 (1), pp. 21-42, 2013.


9. AlGaN-on-Si-based 10 μm pixel-to-pixel pitch hybrid imagers for the EUV range

P. E. Malinowski, J-Y Duboz, P. De Moor, J. John, K. Minoglou, P. Srivastava, F. Semond, E. Frayssinet, B. Giordanengo, A. BenMoussa, U. Kroth, A. Gottwald, C. Laubis, R. Mertens and C. Van Hoof.
IEEE Electron Device Letters, 32 (11), pp. 1561-1563, 2011.


10. EUV Calibration and Irradiation Tests of CMOS APS Prototypes for EUI, the Extreme Ultraviolet Imager On-Board Solar Orbiter

A. BenMoussa, B. Giordanengo, S. Gissot, Guy Menants, A. Gottwald, U. Schuehle
The official newsletter of the Thematic Network for Ultraviolet Measurements (UVNET) 9, 52-54 (2013).


11. New observation strategies for the solar UV spectral irradiance

Cessateur G., Lilensten J., Dudok de Wit T., BenMoussa A. and Kretzschmar M
J. Space Weather Space Clim., 2, A16, 2012.


12. Design, Fabrication and Physical analysis of TiN/AlN deep photodiodes

H.A Barkad, A. Soltani, M Rousseau, B. Benbakhti, J-C. De Jaeger, A. BenMoussa, J.-F. Hochedez, E. Monroy
J. Phys. D : Appl. Phys. 43 , 465104 (2010)


13. Autocorrelation and phase retrieval in the UV using two-photon absorption in diamond pin photodiodes

N.F. Kelimeie, T. Haarlammert, H. Witte, U. Schuehle, J.-F. Hochedez, A. BenMoussa, H. Zacharias
Optics express 18 issue 7, 6945-6956 (2010)


14. Diamond and Cubic Boron Nitride: Properties, Growth and Applications

A. Soltani, A. Talbi, V. Mortet, A. BenMoussa, W.J. Zhang, J-C Gerbedoen, J-C. De Jaeger, A. Gokarna, K. Haenen
Proceedings of the E-MRS Symposium* F*; 1292 Issue 1, 191-196 (2010)


15. 10 µm pixel-to-pixel pitch hybrid backside illuminated AlGaN-on-Si imagers for solar blind EUV radiation detection

P. Malinowski, J.-Y. Duboz, Piet de Moor, Kyriaki Minoglou, N. Srivastava, F. Semond, Eric Frayssinet, B. Giordanengo, A. BenMoussa, J.-F. Hochedez, C. Van Hoof, R. Mertens
submitted to IEEE International Electron Devices , (2010)


16. Solar Blind Extreme Ultraviolet Detection Using AlGaN-on-Si Inverted Schottky Photodiodes

P. Malinowski, J.-Y. Duboz, Piet de Moor, J John, Kyriaki Minoglou, F. Semond, Eric Frayssinet, B. Giordanengo, A. BenMoussa, R. Mertens, C. Van Hoof
Appl. Phys. Letters , (2010)


17. Recent developments on wide bandgap based UV sensors

A. BenMoussa, A. Soltani, U. Schuehle, K. Haenen, Y.M. Chong, W.J. Zhang, R. Dahal, H.X. Jiang, D. Bolsee, C. Hermans, M. Richter, U. Kroth, B. Giordanengo, H.A Barkad, V. Mortet, J-C. De Jaeger, F. Scholze, J.-F. Hochedez
Diamond and Related Materials 18, 860-864 (2009)


18. Recent ROB developments on wide bandgap based UV sensors

B. Giordanengo, A. BenMoussa, J.-F. Hochedez, A. Soltani, Piet de Moor, Kyriaki Minoglou, P. Malinowski, J.-Y. Duboz, Y.M. Chong, Y.S Zou, W.J. Zhang, S.T Lee, R. Dahal, J. Li, J. Y. Lin, H.X. Jiang
EAS Publications Series 37, 199-205 (2009)


19. Radiation hardness of AlxGa1-xN photodetectors exposed to Extreme UltraViolet (EUV) light beam

P. Malinowski, J John, F Barkusky, J.-Y. Duboz, A. Lorenz, K. Cheng, Joff Derluyn, M. Germain, Piet de Moor, Kyriaki Minoglou, A. Bayer, K. Mann, J.-F. Hochedez, B. Giordanengo, G. Borghs, R. Mertens
Damage to VUV, EUV, and X-Ray Optics II. Edited by Juha, Libor; Bajt, Saša; Sobierajski, Ryszard. Proceedings of SPIE 7361, 73610T-73610T-8 (2009)


20. AlGaN photo-detectors for applications in the extreme ultraviolet (EUV) wavelength range

P. Malinowski, J John, A. Lorenz, P. Aparicio, M. Germain, Joff Derluyn, K. Cheng, G. Borghs, R. Mertens, J.-Y. Duboz, F. Semond, U. Kroth, M. Richter, J.-F. Hochedez, A. BenMoussa
SPIE 7003, 70030N (2008)


21. New developments on diamond photodetector for VUV Solar Observations

A. BenMoussa, A. Soltani, K. Haenen, U. Kroth, V. Mortet, H.A. Barkad, D. Bolsee, C. Hermans, M. Richter, J.C. De Jaeger , J.F. Hochedez.
Semiconductor Science and Technology, 23, 035026 (2008)


22. 193 nm deep-ultraviolet solar-blind cubic boron nitride based photodetectors

A. Soltani, H.A. Barkad, M. Mattalah, B. Benbakhti, J.-C. De Jaeger, Y. M. Chong, Y. S. Zou, W. J. Zhang, S.T. Lee, A. BenMoussa, B. Giordanengo, J.-F. Hochedez.
Appl. Phys. Lett., 92, 053501 (2008)


23. Characterization of AlN metal-semiconductor-metal diodes in the spectral range 44-360 nm: Photoemission assessments

A. BenMoussa, J.F. Hochedez, R. Dahal, J. Li, J. Y. Lin, H. X. Jiang, A. Soltani and J.-C. De Jaeger, U. Kroth and M. Richter.
Appl. Phys. Lett. 92, 22108 (2008)


24. AlxGa1-xN focal plane arrays for imaging applications in the extreme ultraviolet (EUV) wavelength range

J. John, P. Malinowski, A. Lorenz, G. Hellings, K. Cheng, M. Germain, F. Semond, J-Y Duboz, A. BenMoussa, J.-F. Hochedez, U. Koth and M. Richter.
Proc SPIE, 6585, 658505 (2007)


25. LYRA: a Solar UV radiometer on Proba2

J.-F. Hochedez, W. Schmutz, M. Nesladek, Y. Stockman, U. Schühle, A. BenMoussa, S. Koller, K. Haenen, D. Berghmans, J.-M. Defise, J.-P. Halain, A. Theissen, V. Delouille, V. Slemzin, D. Gillotay, D. Fussen, M. Dominique, F. Vanhellemont, D. McMullin, M. Kretschmar, A. Mitrofanov, B. Nicula, L. Wauters, H. Roth, E. Rozanov, I. Rüedi, C. Wehrli, H. Amano, R. Van der Linden, A. Zhukov, F. Clette, S. Koizumi, V. Mortet, Z. Remes, R. Petersen, M. D’Olieslaeger, J. Roggen, P. Rochus.
Advances in Space Research Vol 37, Iss 2, pp 303-312 (2006)


26. Radiometric characteristics of new diamond pin-photodiodes.

A. BenMoussa, U. Schühle, F. Scholze, U. Kroth, K. Haenen, T. Saito, J. Campos, S. Koizumi, C. Laubis, M. Richter, A. Theissen and J.F. Hochedez.
Meas. Sci. Technol. 17 pp 913-917 (2006)


27. Diamond detectors for LYRA, the Solar VUV radiometer on board PROBA2.

A. BenMoussa, J.F. Hochedez, U. Schühle, W. Schmutz, K. Haenen, Y. Stockman, A. Soltani, F. Scholze, U. Kroth, V. Mortet, A. Theissen, C. Laubis, M. Richter, S. Koller, J-M Defise and S. Koizumi.
Diamond and Related Materials 15, 802-806 (2006)


28. Performance of diamond detectors for VUV applications.

A. BenMoussa, A. Theissen, F. Scholze, J.F. Hochedez, U. Schühle, W. Schmutz, K. Haenen, Y. Stockman, A. Soltani, D. McMullin, R.E. Vest, U. Kroth, C. Laubis, M. Richter, V. Mortet, S. Gissot, V. Delouille, M. Dominique, S. Koller, J.P Halain, Z. Remes, R. Petersen, M. D’Olieslaeger, J-M Defise.
Nuclear Instruments and Methods A 568 (2006) 398-405


29. PIN Diamond Detector Development for LYRA, the Solar VUV radiometer on Board PROBA II.

A. BenMoussa, U. Schühle, K. Haenen, M. Nesladek, S. Koizumi and J-F. Hochedez
Physica Status Solidi (a) 201, N11, pp 2536-2541 (2004)


30. Development of imaging arrays for solar UV observations based on wide band gap materials

Schuehle, Udo H.; Hochedez, Jean-Francois E.; Pau, Jose Luis; Rivera, Carlos; Munoz, Elias; Alvarez, Jose; Kleider, Jean-Paul; Lemaire, Philippe; Appourchaux, Thierry; Fleck, Bernhard; Peacock, Anthony; Richter, Mathias; Kroth, Udo; Gottwald, Alexander; Castex, Marie-Claude; Deneuville, Alain; Muret, Pierre; Nesladek, Milos; Omnes, Franck; John, Joachim; Van Hoof, Chris.
Telescopes and Instrumentation for Solar Astrophysics. Edited by Fineschi, Silvano; Gummin, Mark A. Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 5171, pp. 231-238 (2004)


31. Solarblind diamond detector for LYRA, the Solar VUV radiometer on Board PROBA II.

A. BenMoussa, J.-F. Hochedez, W. K. Schmutz, U. Schühle, M. Nesladek, Y. Stockman, U. Kroth, M. Richter, Z. Remes, K. Haenen, A. Theissen , V. Mortet, R. Petersen, S. Koller, J.P Halain, M. Dominique, M. D’Olieslaeger.
Experimental Astronomy, 2003, 16, N3, pp 141-148


32. Imageur diamant et nitrures pour l’observation UV du soleil

J.F. Hochedez, T. Appourchaux, A. Belsky, M.C. Castex, A. Deneuville, P. Dhez, B. Fleck, O. Hainaut, M. Idir, J.P. Kleider, P. Lemaire, E. Monroy, E. Munoz, P. Muret, M. Nesladek, F. Omnes, J.L. Pau, A. Peacock, U. Schuhle, C. Van Hoof.
Journal de Physique IV proceeding 108, 227-231 (2003)


33. New UV detectors for solar observations

Hochedez, Jean-Francois E.; Schuehle, Udo H.; Pau, Jose L.; Alvarez, Jose; Hainaut, Olivier; Appourchaux, Thierry P.; Auret, F. D.; Belsky, Andrei; Bergonzo, Philippe; Castex, M. C.; Deneuville, A.; Dhez, Pierre; Fleck, Bernhard; Haenen, Ken; Idir, Mourad; Kleider, Jean Paul; Lefeuvre, Elie; Lemaire, Philippe; Monroy, E.; Muret, P.; Munoz, Elias; Nesladek, Milos; Omnes, Franck; Pace, Emanuele; Peacock, Anthony J.; Van Hoof, Chris A.
Proceedings of the SPIE, Volume 4853, pp. 419-426 (2003).


34. Assessment of GaN metal-semiconductor-metal photodiodes for high-energy ultraviolet photodetection

Monroy, E.; Palacios, T.; Hainaut, O.; Omnès, F.; Calle, F.; Hochedez, J.-F.
Applied Physics Letters, Volume 80, Issue 17, pp. 3198-3200 (2002)


35. Wide bandgap EUV and VUV imagers for the Solar Orbiter

Hochedez, Jean-François; Lemaire, Philippe; Pace, Emanuele; Schühle, Udo; Verwichte, Erwin
In: Solar encounter. Proceedings of the First Solar Orbiter Workshop, 14 - 18 May 2001, Puerto de la Cruz, Tenerife, Spain. Eds.: B. Battrick & H. Sawaya-Lacoste, Scientific coordinators: E. Marsch, V. Marinez Pillet, B. Fleck & R. Marsden.
ESA SP-493, Noordwijk: ESA Publications Division, ISBN 92-9092-803-4, 2001, p. 245 - 250


36. Future Diamond UV Imagers For Solar Physics

Hochedez, J.-F.; Verwichte, E.; Bergonzo, P.; Guizard, B.; Mer, C.; Tromson, D.; Sacchi, M.; Dhez, P.; Hainaut, O.; Lemaire, P.; Vial, J.-C.
Physica Status Solidi (A), Volume 181, Issue 1, p.141-149, 2000