Peer-reviewed journal articles indexed in international databases

  1. Akram Alhussein, Sofiane Achache, Regis Deturche, Frederic Sanchette, Cesar Pulgarin, John Kiwi, Sami Rtimi,
    Beneficial effect of Cu on Ti-Nb-Ta-Zr sputtered uniform/adhesive gum films accelerating bacterial inactivation under indoor visible light.
    Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 152, 152–158.
    Elsevier, 2017.
  2. Mohamed Fares Slim, Akram Alhussein, Frederic Sanchette, Bruno Guelorget, Manuel François,
    An enhanced formulation to determine Young's and shear moduli of thin films by means of Impulse Excitation Technique.
    Thin Solid Films 631, 172–179.
    Elsevier, 2017.
  3. Sofiane Achache, Akram Alhussein, Salim Lamri, Manuel François, Frederic Sanchette, Cesar Pulgarin, John Kiwi, Sami Rtimi,
    Sputtered Gum metal thin films showing bacterial inactivation and biocompatibility.
    Colloids and Surfaces B: Biointerfaces 146, 687–691.
    Elsevier, 2016.
  4. Hui Sun, Mohammad Arab Pour Yazdi, Frederic Sanchette, Alain Billard,
    Optoelectronic properties of delafossite structure CuCr0.93Mg0.07O2 sputter deposited coatings.
    Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 49(18), 1–10.
    IOP Publishing, 2016.
  5. Mohamed Fares Slim, Akram Alhussein, Alain Billard, Frederic Sanchette, Manuel François,
    On the determination of Young’s modulus of thin films with impulse excitation technique.
    Journal of Materials Research 32, 1–15.
    Cambridge - Materials Research Society, 2016.
  6. Sofiane Achache, Salim Lamri, Akram Alhussein, Alain Billard, Manuel François, Frederic Sanchette,
    Gum Metal thin films obtained by magnetron sputtering of a Ti-Nb-Zr-Ta target.
    Materials Science & Engineering A 673, 492–502.
    Elsevier, 2016.
  7. Hui Sun, Mohammad Arab Pour Yazdi, Pascal Briois, Jean-Francois Pierson, Frederic Sanchette, Alain Billard,
    Towards delafossite structure of Cu–Cr–O thin films deposited by reactive magnetron sputtering: Influence of substrate temperature on optoelectronics properties.
    Vacuum 114, 101–107.
    Elsevier, 2015.
  8. Sofiane Achache, Salim Lamri, Arab Pour Yazdi, Alain Billard, Manuel François, Frédéric Sanchette,
    Ni-free superelastic binary Ti-Nb coating obtained by DC magnetron co-sputtering.
    Surface and Coatings Technology 275, 283–288.
    Elsevier, 2015.
  9. Mohamad Arab Pour Yazdi, Fernando Lomello, Jan Wang, Frederic Sanchette, Zushian Dong, Tom White, Yves Wouters, Frederic Schuster, Alain Billard,
    Properties of TiSiN coatings deposited by hybrid HiPIMS and pulsed-DC magnetron co-sputtering.
    Vacuum 109, 43–51.
    Elsevier, 2014.
  10. Mihai Apreutesei, Philippe Steyer, Lucile Joly-Pottuz, Alain Billard, Jichao Qiao, Sandrine Cardinal, Frederic Sanchette, Jean-Marc Pelletier, Claude Esnouf,
    Microstructural, thermal and mechanical behavior of co-sputtered binary Zr–Cu thin film metallic glasses.
    Thin Solid Films 561, 53–59.
    Elsevier, 2014.
  11. F. Lomello, Frederic Sanchette, Frederic Schuster, M. Tabarant, Alain Billard,
    Surface and Coatings Technology Volume 224, 15 June 2013, Pages 77–81 Cover image Influence of bias voltage on properties of AlCrN coatings prepared by cathodic arc deposition.
    Surface and Coatings Technology Volume 224, 77–81.
    Elsevier, 2013.
  12. Benjamain Luiset, Frederic Sanchette, Alain Billard, D Schuster,
    Mechanisms of stainless steels erosion by water droplets.
    Wear 303, 459–464.
    Elsevier, 2013.
  13. Juan Creus, Cyril Berziou, Stephane Cohendoz, Alexandra Perez, Christelle Rébéré, Mohamed Reffass, Sebastien Touzain, Christophe Allely, Yves Gachon, Christophe Héau, Frederic Sanchette, Alain Billard,
    Reactivity classification in saline solution of magnetron sputtered or EBPVD pure metallic, nitride and Al-based alloy coatings.
    Corrosion Science 57, 162–173.
    Elsevier, 2012.
  14. Pierre Coddet, Frederic Sanchette, Jean-Claude Rousset, Olivier Rapaud, Christian Coddet,
    On the elastic modulus and hardness of co-sputtered Zr–Cu–(N) thin metal glass films.
    Surface and Coatings Technology 206(17), 3567–3571.
    Elsevier, 2012.
  15. Alexandra Perez, Frederic Sanchette, Alain Billard, Christelle Rébéré, Cyril Berziou, Sebastien Touzain, Juan Creus,
    Comparison of the intrinsic properties of EBPVD Al–Ti and Al–Mg coatings.
    Materials Chemistry and Physics 132(1), 154–161.
    Elsevier, 2012.
  16. Thomas Schmitt, Philippe Steyer, Julien Fontaine, Nicolas Mary, Claude Esnouf, Mickael O'Sullivan, Frederic Sanchette,
    Cathodic arc deposited (Cr,Six)N coatings: From solid solution to nanocomposite structure.
    Surface and Coatings Technology 213, 117–125.
    Elsevier, 2012.
  17. Frederic Sanchette, Cedric Ducros, Thomas Schmitt, Philippe Steyer, Alain Billard,
    Nanostructured hard coatings deposited by cathodic arc deposition: From concepts to applications.
    Surface and Coatings Technology 205(23-24), 5444–5453.
    Elsevier, 2011.
  18. Pascal Briois, David Mercs, Valerie Demange, Oksana Banakh, Frederic Sanchette, Alain Billard,
    Characterizations of CrN/a-CNx nanolayered coatings deposited by DC reactive magnetron sputtering of Cr and graphite targets.
    Vacuum 86(2), 206–209.
    Elsevier, 2011.

Unindexed peer-reviewed journal articles

  1. Hui Sun, Mohammad Arab Pour Yazdi, Cedric Ducros, Sheng-Chi Chen, Eric Aubry, Chao-Kuang Wen, Jang-Hsing Hsieh, Frederic Sanchette, Alain Billard,
    Thickness-dependent optoelectronic properties of CuCr0.93Mg0.07O2 thin films deposited by reactive magnetron sputtering.
    Materials Science in Semiconductor Processing 63, 295–302.
  2. Hui Sun, Chao-Kuang Wen, Sheng-Chi Chen, Tung-Han Chuang, Mohammad Arab Pour Yazdi, Frederic Sanchette, Alain Billard,
    Microstructures and optoelectronic properties of CuxO films deposited by high-power impulse magnetron sputtering.
    Journal of Alloys and Compounds 688 part B, 672–678.


  1. Marion Le Flem, Cédric Ducros, Frederic Sanchette,

Invited conference talks

  1. Akram Alhussein, Sofiane Achache, Frederic Sanchette,
    Super-elastic thin films for biomedical applications.
    2nd Workshop on multifunctional coatings, Nantes-France.

Proceedings articles indexed in international databases

  1. Mohamed Fares Slim, Akram Alhussein, Frederic Sanchette, Manuel François,
    Determination of Elasticity Constants of Isotropic Thin Films Using Impulse Excitation Technique.
    19th International Conference on Experimental Mechanics and Applications, Madrid-Spain, 26-27 March 2017. 4(3), 734.
    World Academy of Science, Engineering and Technology - International Journal of Aerospace and Mechanical Engineering, 2017.

Unindexed proceedings articles

  1. Akram Alhussein, Sofiane Achache, Frédéric Sanchette,
    Cu-doped TNTZ thin films for biomedical applications.
    2nd International Conference on Applied Surface Science (ICASS), 12-15 June, Dalian, China.
    Elsevier, 2017.
  2. Sofiane Achache, Salim Lamri, Manuel François, Frédéric Sanchette,
    Effect of oxygen addition on the properties of quaternary (TNTZ) superelastic thin films obtained by magnetron sputtering.
    EMRS Meetings.

Conference posters

  1. Imane Bouabibsa, Salim Lamri, Frédéric Sanchette,
    Properties of Ti and Al co-doped diamond-like carbon coating deposited by hybrid process RF PECVD/PVD.

Scientific books (or chapters)

  1. Frederic Sanchette, C. Ducros, G. Ravel,
    Nanolayered Hard Coatings for Mechanical Applications.
    Nanomaterials and Surface Engineering, 227–246.
    John Wiley and Sons, 2013.
  2. Frederic Sanchette, C. Ducros, Alain Billard,
    Aluminum-Based Nanostructured Coatings Deposited by Magnetron Sputtering for Corrosion Protection of Steels.
    Nanomaterials and Surface Engineering, 207–226.
    John Wiley and Sons, 2013.