OLINDA CONDE
Associate Professor

PERSONAL
Name: Olinda Maria Quelhas Fernandes Conde
Place and date of birth: Lisboa, January 8, 1951
Nationality: Portuguese
Institutional address: Departamento de Física, Faculdade de Ciências da Universidade de Lisboa, Campo Grande, Ed. C8, 1749-016 Lisboa, Portugal
Telephone: + (315) 217 500 035
Telefax: +(351) 217 500 977
Email: omconde@fc.ul.pt

ACADEMIC DEGREES
1984 - Docteur-ès-Sciences Physiques, Condensed Matter Physics, University of Paris VI.
1980 - Docteur de 3ème cycle, Condensed Matter Physics, University of Paris VI.
1978 - Diplôme d'Etudes Approfondies, Materials Science, University of Paris VI.
1974 - "Licenciatura" in Physics, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon.

CAREER
Present position

- Associate Professor, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon (FCUL)
- Head of the Laser Surface Processing Group (LSPG-FCUL).
- Member of Center of Physics and Engineering of Advanced Materials (CeFEMA).

Previous positions

10/84 - 05/98: Assistant Professor, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon.
01/91 - 10/91: Visiting Professor, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (USA).
03/76 - 10/84: Assistant, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon.
03/74 - 03/76: Research Assistant, Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon.

RESEARCH
Main scientific area of research

Surface Science and Engineering (Laser assisted film deposition, laser micromachining, surface analysis).

Other scientific areas of interest

Laser-materials Interaction, Plasma Spectroscopy, Materials Characterisation, Physical Properties of Matter.

PUBLICATIONS

ResearcherID: A-2321-2011

ORCID Profile

Google Scholar Citations


Books

"Surface Engineering with High Energy Beams - Science and Technology",
Proceedings of the Second IFHT Seminar, Lisboa, Portugal, September 25-27, 1989,
edited by A.P. Loureiro, O. Conde, L. Guerra-Rosa and R. Vilar,
Trans Tech Publications Ltd, Zurich, CH, 1990. ISSN: 0252-1059. 604 pages.

"Laser Processing: Surface Treatment and Film Deposition",
NATO Advanced Study Institute, Sesimbra, Portugal, July 3-16, 1994,
edited by J. Mazumder, O. Conde, R. Vilar and W.M. Steen,
NATO ASI Series, Series E: Applied Sciences, vol. 307, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, NL, 1996. ISBN: 0-7923-3901-0. 944 pages.

"Gas Flow, Chemical Lasers, and High Power Lasers",
Proceedings of the XVII International Symposium on Gas flow, Chemical lasers and High power lasers, GCL-HPL’08, Lisboa, Portugal, September 15-19, 2008,
edited by R. Vilar, O. Conde, M. Fajardo, L.O. Silva, M. Pires and A. Utkin,
SPIE, vol. 7131, Bellingham, WA, USA, 2009. ISBN: 9780819473653. 682 pages.

Thin Solid Films, Volume 520, Issue 2,
Proceedings of the 18th International Vacuum Congress, IVC-18, Beijing, R.P. China, August 27-31, 2011.
Guest editors: Feng Pan and Olinda Conde, Elsevier Science SA, Lausanne, CH, 2011. ISSN: 0040-6090. Pages 675-896.


Papers published in international journals with peer review

M. Zervos, Z. Viskadourakis, G.I. Athanasopoulos, R. Flores, O. Conde and J. Giapintzakis,
"Current transport and thermoelectric properties of very high power factor Fe3O4/SiO2/p-type Si(001) devices",
Journal of Applied Physics 115 (2014) 033709.

M. Mozetic, K. Ostrikov, D.N. Ruzic, D. Curreli, U. Cvelbar, A. Vesel, G. Primc, M. Leisch, K. Jousten, O.B. Malyshev, J.H. Hendricks, L. Kover, A. Tagliaferro, O. Conde, et al.,
"Recent advances in vacuum sciences and applications",
Journal of Physics D: Applied Physics 47 (2014) 153001.

N.P. Barradas, E. Alves, E.M.F. Vieira, A. Parisini, O. Conde, J. Martín-Sánchez, A.G. Rolo, A. Chahboun and M.J.M. Gomes,
"IBA study of SiGe/SiO2 nanostructured multilayers",
Nuclear Instruments & Methods in Physics Research B 331 (2014) 89.

K.A. Yates, M.S. Anwar, J. Aarts, O. Conde, M. Eschrig, T. Loefwander and L.F. Cohen,
"Andrev spectroscopy of CrO2 thin films on TiO2 and Al2O3",
European Physics Letters 103 (2013) 67005.

S. Dalui, S. Rout, A.J. Silvestre, G. Lavareda, L.C.J. Pereira, P. Brogueira and O. Conde,
"Structural, electrical and magnetic studies of Co:SnO2 and (Co,Mo):SnO2 films prepared by pulsed laser deposition",
Applied Surface Science 278 (2013) 127.

S. Rout, N. Popovici, S. Dalui, M.L. Paramés, R.C. da Silva, A.J. Silvestre and O. Conde,
"Phase growth control in low temperature PLD Co:TiO2 films by pressure",
Current Applied Physics 13 (2013) 670.

E.M.F. Vieira, S. Levichev, C.J. Dias, R. Igreja, M. Buljan, S. Bernstorff, O. Conde, A. Chahboun, A.G. Rolo and M.J.M. Gomes,
"Charge storage behavior of nanostructures based on SiGe nanocrystals embedded in Al2O3 matrix",
The European Physical Journal B 86 (2013) 336.

V. Oliveira, N.I. Polushkin, O. Conde and R. Vilar,
"SEM characterization of two-dimensional patterns generated in titanium by femtosecond laser interferometry",
Microscopy and Microanalysis 19 (suppl.4) (2013) 143.

V. Oliveira, R. Vilar, R. Serra, J.C. Oliveira, N.I. Polushkin and O. Conde,
"Sub-micron structuring of silicon using femtosecond laser interferometry",
Optics & Laser Technology 54 (2013) 428.

N.I. Polushkin, V. Oliveira, O. Conde, R. Vilar, A. Apolinário, A. Garcia-Garcia, J.M. Teixeira, G.N. Kakazei and Yu.N. Drozdov,
"Evidences for direct magnetic patterning via diffusive transformations using femtosecond laser interferometry",
Applied Physics Letters 101 (2012) 132408.

Z. Viskadourakis, M.L. Paramês, O. Conde, M. Zervos and J. Giapintzakis,
"Very high thermoelectric power factor in a Fe3O4/SiO2/p-type Si(100) heterostructure",
Applied Physics Letters 101 (2012) 033505.

E.M.F. Vieira, J. Martín-Sánchez, A.G. Rolo, A. Parisini, M. Buljan, I. Capan, E. Alves, N.P. Barradas, O. Conde, S. Bernstorff, A. Chahboun, S. Levichev and M.J.M. Gomes,
"Structural and electrical studies of ultrathin layers with Si0.7Ge0.3 nanocrystals confined in a SiGe/SiO2 superlattice",
Journal of Applied Physics 111 (2012) 104323.

V. Oliveira, N.I. Polushkin, O. Conde and R. Vilar,
"Laser surface patterning using a Michelson interferometer and femtosecond laser radiation",
Optics & Laser Technology 44 (2012) 2072.

S.R.C. Pinto, M. Buljan, L. Marques, J. Martín-Sánchez, O. Conde, A. Chahboun, A.R. Ramos, N.P. Barradas, E. Alves, S. Bernstorff, J. Grenzer, A. Mucklich, M.M.D. Ramos and M.J.M. Gomes,
"Influence of annealing conditions on the formation of regular lattices of voids and Ge quantum dots in an amorphous alumina matrix",
Nanotechnology 23 (2012) 405605.

A. Amaral, P. Brogueira, O. Conde, G. Lavareda and C. Nunes de Carvalho,
"Device quality indium tin oxide and InOx thin films deposited at room temperature with different rf-power densities",
Thin Solid Films 226 (2012) 221.

P.M. Sousa, A.J. Silvestre and O. Conde,
"Cr2O3 thin films grown at room temperature by low pressure laser-CVD",
Thin Solid Films 519 (2011) 3653.

P. Parreira, G. Lavareda, A. Amaral, A. M. Botelho do Rego, O. Conde, J. Valente, F. Nunes and C. Nunes de Carvalho,
"Transparent p-type CuxS thin films",
Journal of Alloys and Compounds 509 (2011) 5099.

E.M.F. Vieira, S.R.C. Pinto, S. Levichev, A.G. Rolo, A. Chahboun, M. Buljan, S.Bernstorff, O. Conde and M.J.M. Gomes,
"Influence of the deposition parameters on the growth of SiGe nanocrystals embedded in Al2O3 matrix",
Microelectronic Engineering 88 (2011) 509.

S. Levichev, A. Chahboun, A.G. Rolo, O. Conde and M.J.M. Gomes,
"Thermal stability of energy-emission from CdTe nanocrystals embedded in SiO2 thin films",
Modern Physics Letters B 24 (2010) 2837.

W.R. Branford, K.A. Yates, E. Barkhoudarov, J.D. Moore, K. Morrison, F. Magnus, Y. Miyoshi, P.M. Sousa, O. Conde, A.J. Silvestre and L.F. Cohen,
"Coexistence of universal and topological anomalous Hall effects in metal CrO2 thin films in the dirty limit",
Physical Review Letters 102 (2009) 227201-1/4.
This paper was indexed by the Virtual Journal of Nanoscale Science & Technology, vol. 19, issue 25 (22 June), 2009.

R. Ayouchi, R. Schwarz, L.V. Melo, R. Ramalho, E. Alves, C.P. Marques, L. Santos, R. Almeida and O. Conde,
"Morphological and optical properties of silicon thin films by PLD",
Applied Surface Science 255 (2009) 5299.

R. Ayouchi, L. Bentes, C. Casteleiro, O. Conde, C.P. Marques, E. Alves, A.M.C. Moutinho, H.P. Marques, O. Teodoro and R. Schwarz,
"Photosensitivity of nanocrystalline ZnO films grown by PLD",
Applied Surface Science 255 (2009) 5917.

A. Chahboun, S. Levichev, A.G. Rolo, O. Conde and M.J.M. Gomes,
"Temperature dependence of photoluminescence from CdSe nanocrystals embedded in silica films",
Journal of Luminescence 129 (2009) 1235.

S. Levichev, A. Chahboun, A.G. Rolo, O. Conde and M.J.M. Gomes,
"Post growing annealing effect on the optical, electrical and structural properties of CdSe nanocrystals embedded in silica thin films",
Thin Solid Films 517 (2009) 2538.

H. Águas, N. Popovici, L. Pereira, O. Conde, W.R. Branford, L.F. Cohen, E. Fortunato and R. Martins,
"Spectroscopic ellipsometry study of Co-doped TiO2 films",
Physica Status Solidi (a) 205 (2008) 880.

M.I. Ortiz, P.M. Sousa, C. Ballesteros, A.J. Silvestre, L.F. Cohen and O. Conde,
"Structural and microanalytical studies of CrO2 thin films on c-sapphire by high resolution electron microscopy methods",
Microscopy and Microanalysis 14 (S3) (2008) 47.

P. Caldelas, A.G. Rolo, A. Chahboun, S. Foss, S. Levichev, T.G. Finstad, M.J.M. Gomes and O. Conde,
"Structural and Optical Properties of Ge Nanocrystals Embedded in Al2O3",
Journal of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology 8 (2008) 572.

P. Caldelas, A.G. Rolo, M.J.M. Gomes, E. Alves, A.R. Ramos, O. Conde, S. Yerci and R. Turan,
"Raman and XRD studies of Ge nanocrystals in alumina films grown by RF-magnetron sputtering",
Vacuum 82 (2008) 1466.

S. Levichev, A.G. Rolo, A. Chahboun, O. Conde, A.I. Kovalev, D.L. Wainstein and M.J.M. Gomes,
"Confinement effect in CdTe nanocrystals embedded in silica thin films",
Physica Status Solidi (a) 205 (2008) 1500.

S. Levichev, A. Chahboun, P. Basa, A.G. Rolo, N.P. Barradas, E. Alves, Zs.J. Horvath, O. Conde and M.J.M. Gomes,
"Charging effects in CdSe nanocrystals embedded in SiO2 matrix produced by rf magnetron sputtering",
Microelectronics Engineering 85 (2008) 2374.

A.G. Rolo, A. Chahboun, O. Conde, M.I. Vasilevskiy and M.J.M. Gomes,
"Annealing effect on the photoluminescence of Ge doped silica films",
Physica E 40 (2008) 674.

J. Valente, G. Lavareda, O. Conde, P. Parreira, A. Amaral and C. Nunes de Carvalho,
"Role of rf power on the properties of undoped SnOx films deposited by rf-PERTE at low substrate temperature",
Surface and Coatings Technology 202 (2008) 3893.

K.A. Yates, W.R. Branford, B. Morris, F. Magnus, Y. Miyoshi, L.F. Cohen, P.M. Sousa, O. Conde and A.J. Silvestre,
"The spin polarisation of CrO2 revisited",
Applied Physics Letters 91 (2007) 172504.

P.M. Sousa, S.A. Dias, O. Conde, A.J. Silvestre, W.R. Branford, B. Morris, K.A. Yates, and L.F. Cohen,
"Influence of growth temperature and carrier flux on the structure and transport properties of highly-oriented CrO2 on Al2O3 (0001)",
Chemical Vapor Deposition 13 (2007) 537.

M.L. Paramês, Z. Viskadourakis, J. Giapintzakis, M.S. Rogalski and O. Conde,
"Magnetoresistance of magnetite thin films grown by pulsed laser deposition on GaAs(100) and Al2O3(0001)",
Applied Surface Science 254 (2007) 1255.

M.L. Paramês, Z. Viskadourakis, M.S. Rogalski, J. Mariano, N. Popovici, J. Giapintzakis and O. Conde,
"Magnetic properties of Fe3O4 thin films grown on different substrates by laser ablation",
Applied Surface Science 253 (2007) 8201.

L. Bentes, R. Ayouchi, C. Santos, R. Schwarz, P. Sanguino, O. Conde, M. Peres, T. Monteiro and O. Teodoro,
"ZnO films grown by laser ablation with and without oxygen CVD",
Superlattices and Microstructures 42 (2007) 152.

P.M. Sousa, S.A. Dias, A.J. Silvestre, O. Conde, B. Morris, K.A. Yates, W.R. Branford and L.F. Cohen,
"CVD of CrO2: towards a lower temperature deposition process",
Chemical Vapor Deposition 12 (2006) 712.

A.F. Mota, A.J. Silvestre, P.M. Sousa, O. Conde, M.A. Rosa and M. Godinho,
"CVD of CrO2 thin films: Influence of the deposition parameters on their structural and magnetic properties",
Materials Science Forum 514-516 (2006) 289.

L.M. Prudêncio, L. Paramês, O. Conde, R.C. da Silva,
"Cr ion implantation into Ti. Part I. Formation of intermetallic Laves phase",
Surface & Coatings Technology 200 (2006) 3907.

M.L. Paramês, J. Mariano, Z. Viskadourakis, N. Popovici, M.S. Rogalski, J. Giapintzakis, O. Conde,
"PLD of Fe3O4 thin films: Influence of background gas on surface morphology and magnetic properties",
Applied Surface Science 252 (2006) 4610.

N. Popovici, E. Jimenez, R.C. da Silva, W.R. Branford, L.F. Cohen, O. Conde,
"Optical and magnetic properties of Co-doped TiO2 thin films grown by pulsed laser deposition",
Journal of Non-crystalline Solids 352 (2006) 1486.

M.F. Cerqueira, M. Losurdo, T. Monteiro, M. Stepikhova, M.J. Soares, M. Peres, E. Alves, O. Conde,
"Study of the oxygen role in the photoluminescence of erbium doped nanocrystalline silicon embedded in a silicon amorphous matrix",
Journal of Non-crystalline Solids 352 (2006) 1148.

C. Nunes de Carvalho, G. Lavareda, A. Amaral, O. Conde, A.R. Ramos,
"InOx semiconductor films deposited on glass substrates for transparent electronics",
Journal of Non-crystalline Solids 352 (2006) 2315.

G. Lavareda, C. Nunes de Carvalho, E. Fortunato, A.R. Ramos, E. Alves, O. Conde, A. Amaral,
"Transparent thin film transistors based on indium oxide semiconductor",
Journal of Non-crystalline Solids 352 (2006) 2311.

M.L. Paramês, J. Mariano, M.S. Rogalski, N. Popovici, O. Conde,
"UV pulsed laser deposition of magnetite thin films",
Materials Science and Engineering B 118 (2005) 246.

  • P.M. Sousa, A.J. Silvestre, N. Popovici and O. Conde,
    "Morphological and structural characterization of CrO2/Cr2O3 films grown by laser CVD",
    Applied Surface Science 247 (2005) 423.

    M.T. Marques, J.B. Correia, O. Conde,
    "Carbon solubility in nanostructured copper",
    Scripta Materialia 50 (2004) 963.

    N. Popovici, M.L. Paramês, R.C. da Silva, O. Monnereau, P.M. Sousa, A.J. Silvestre and O. Conde,
    "KrF pulsed laser deposition of chromium oxide thin films from Cr8O21 targets",
    Applied Physics A 79 (2004) 1409.

    O. Conde and A.J. Silvestre,
    "Laser-assisted deposition of thin films from photoexcited vapour phases",
    Applied Physics A 79 (2004) 489 (invited paper).

    P.M. Sousa, A.J. Silvestre, N. Popovici, M.L. Paramês and O. Conde,
    "KrF laser CVD of chromium oxide by photodissociation of Cr(CO)6",
    Materials Science Forum 455-456 (2004) 20.

    O. Conde, C. Champeaux, M.L. Paramês, A. Catherinot and R. Vilar,
    "UV pulsed laser deposition from Al2O3-TiC ceramic composites,
    Appl. Surface Sci. 208-209 (2003) 522.

    G. Dinescu, M.N. Oliveira and O. Conde,
    "Emission characteristics of the plasma plume generated during KrF laser ablation of a Cr2O3 target in vacuum",
    Appl. Surface Sci. 208-209 (2003) 90.

    O. Conde, A.G. Rolo, M.J.M. Gomes, C. Ricolleau and D.J. Barber,
    "HRTEM and GIXRD studies of CdS nanocrystals embedded in Al2O3 films produced by magnetron RF-sputtering",
    J. Cryst. Growth 247 (2003) 371.

    A.J. Silvestre, M.J. Santos and O. Conde,
    "The role of carbon precursor on boron carbide synthesis byLaser-CVD",
    Key Engineering Materials 230-232 (2002) 56.

    M.J. Santos, A.J. Silvestre and O. Conde,
    "Laser-assisted deposition of r-B4C coatings using ethylene as carbon precursor",
    Surface and Coatings Technology 151/152 (2002) 160.

    L.M. Prudêncio, J.C. Waerenborgh, A.P. Gonçalves, O. Conde and R.C. da Silva,
    "Formation of Al-Fe surface alloys by ion implantation of Fe in Al",
    Surface and Coatings Technology 158-159C (2002) 338.

    M.F. Cerqueira, M. Losurdo, M.V. Stepikhova, O. Conde, M.M. Giangregorio, P. Pinto and J.A. Ferreira,
    "The structure and photoluminescence of erbium doped nanocrystalline silicon thin films produced by reactive magnetron sputtering",
    Solid State Phenomena 82-84 (2002) 637.

    C. Nunes de Carvalho, A. Luis, O. Conde, E. Fortunato, G. Lavareda and A. Amaral,
    "Effect of the rf power on the properties of ITO films deposited by plasma enhanced reactive thermal evaporation on unheated flexible substrates",
    Journal of Non-Crystalline Solids 299 (2002) 1208-1212.

    V. Oliveira, J.C. Orlianges, A. Catherinot, O. Conde and R. Vilar,
    "Laser Ablation of Al2O3-TiC: A Spectroscopic investigation",
    Applied Surface Science 186 (2002) 309.

    M.N. Oliveira and O. Conde,
    "Synthesis and properties of BxCyNz coatings",
    Journal of Materials Research 16 (2001) 734.

    V. Oliveira, O. Conde, R. Vilar,
    "UV laser micromachining of ceramic materials: formation of columnar topographies",
    Advanced Engineering Materials 3 (2001) 75.

    A.R. Ramos, F. Pászti, Z.E. Horvath, É. Vázsonyi, O. Conde, M.F. da Silva, M.R. da Silva and J.C. Soares,
    "Combined analyses of ion beam synthesized layers in porous silicon",
    Acta Physica Polonica A 100 (2001) 773.

    A.R. Ramos, F. Pászti, E. Kotai, É. Vázsonyi, O. Conde, M.R. da Silva, M.F. da Silva and J.C. Soares
    "Synthesis of Cobalt Silicide on Porous Silicon by High Dose Ion Implantation",
    Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B 178 (2001) 283.

    O. Conde A.J. Silvestre and J.C Oliveira,
    "Influence of carbon content on the crystallographic structure of boron carbide",
    Surface and Coatings Technology 125 (2000) 141.

    E. Alves, C. MacHargue, R.C. da Silva, C. Jesus, O. Conde, M.F. da Silva and J.C. Soares,
    "Structural and magnetic studies of Fe-implanted Al2O3",
    Surface and Coatings Technology 128/129 (2000) 434.

    L. Prudêncio, R.C. da Silva, O. Conde and R. Vilar,
    "Modification and characterisation of Al samples implanted with Cr ions",
    Surface and Coatings Technology 128/129 (2000) 166.

    A.R. Ramos, O. Conde, F. Pászti, G. Battistig, É. Vázsonyi, M.R. da Silva, M.F. da Silva and J.C. Soares,
    "Ion beam synthesis of chromium silicide on porous silicon",
    Nuclear Instruments and Methods in Physics Research B 161-163 (2000) 926.

    A.R. Ramos, J.G. Marques, M.R. da Silva, O. Conde, M.F. da Silva and J.C. Soares,
    "Channeled ion beam synthesis of HfSi2",
    Nuclear Instr. and Methods in Phys. Res. B 161-163 (2000) 909.

    M. Mendes, V. Oliveira, R. Vilar, F. Beinhorn, J. Ihlemann and O. Conde,
    "XeCl laser ablation of Al2O3-TiC ceramics",
    Applied Surface Science 154/155 (2000) 29.

    J.C. Oliveira, P. Paiva, M.N. Oliveira and O. Conde,
    "Laser assisted CVD of boron carbide at atmospheric pressure",
    Applied Surface Science 138/139 (1999) 159.

    P. Paiva, F. Madelino and O. Conde,
    "Laser assisted CVD of silicon oxide layers",
    J. of Luminescence 80 (1999) 141.

    I. Morjan, O. Conde, M. Oliveira and F. Vasiliu,
    "Structural characterization CxB3yNz (x=0.1 to x=0.2) layers obtained by laser-driven synthesis",
    Thin Solid Films 340 (1999) 95.

    A.G. Rolo, O. Conde, M.J.M. Gomes and M.P. Santos,
    "Structural, chemical and optical characterisation of Ge-doped SiO2 glass films grown by magnetron rf sputtering",
    Journal of Materials Processing Technology 92/93 (1999) 269.

    M. Mendes, V. Oliveira, R. Vilar, F. Beinhorn, J. Ihlemann and O. Conde,
    "Femtosecond ultraviolet laser micromachining of Al2O3-TiC ceramics",
    Journal of Laser Applications 11 (1999) 211.

    R. Vilar, O. Conde and S. Franco,
    "Crystallographic Structure of Al3Nb in Laser Processed Al-Nb alloys",
    Intermetallics 7 (1999) 1227.

    E. Alves, R.C. da Silva, O. Conde, M.F. da Silva, J.C. Soares,
    "Formation of coherent precipitates of Pt in sapphire",
    Nucl. Instrum. and Methods B 148 (1999) 1049.

    A.J. Silvestre and O. Conde,
    "TiN films deposited by laser CVD: a growth kinetics study",
    Surface and Coatings Technology 101 (1998) 153.

    M.N. Oliveira, A.M. Rego and O. Conde,
    "XPS investigation of BxNyCz coatings deposited by LCVD",
    Surface and Coatings Technology 100-101 (1998) 398.

    V. Oliveira, R. Vilar and O. Conde,
    "Excimer laser ablation of Al2O3-TiC ceramics: laser induced modifications of surface topography and structure",
    Applied Surface Science 127-129 (1998) 831.

    A.G. Rolo, M.I. Vasilevskiy, O. Conde and M.J.M. Gomes,
    "Structural properties of Ge nanocrystals embedded in SiO22 films from X-ray diffraction and Raman spectroscopy",
    Thin Solid Films 336 (1998) 58.

    V. Oliveira, R. Vilar and O. Conde,
    "Micromachining of Al2O3-TiC ceramics by excimer laser",
    Revista de Metalurgia de Madrid 34 (1998) 206.

    A.G. Rolo, O. Conde and M.J.M. Gomes,
    "Structural and optical studies of CdS nanocrystals embedded in silicon dioxide films",
    Thin Solid Films 318 (1998) 108.

    J.C. Oliveira and O. Conde,
    "Deposition of boron carbide by laser CVD: a comparison with thermodynamic predictions",
    Thin Solid Films 307 (1997) 29.

    M.L.F. Paramês e O. Conde,
    "Growth of TiC films by thermal laser-assisted chemical vapour deposition",
    Applied Surface Science 109-110 (1997) 554.

    V. Oliveira, R. Vilar, O. Conde and P. Freitas,
    "Laser micromachining of Al2O3-TiC ceramics",
    Journal of Materials Research 12 (1997) 3206.

    C.M. Rangel, T.I. Paiva, O. Conde,
    "The corrosion resistance of low dose chromium ion implanted aluminium",
    ATB Metallurgie 37 (1997) 322.

    J.C.Oliveira, M.N. Oliveira and O. Conde,
    "Structural characterisation of B4C films deposited by laser assisted CVD",
    Surface and Coatings Technology 80 (1996) 100.

    R.C. da Silva, R.C. Sousa, O. Conde, M.F. da Silva and J.C. Soares,
    "Formation of Al13Cr2 intermetallic phase by Cr ion implantation",
    Surface and Coatings Technology 83 (1996) 60.

    A.J. Silvestre, M.L.G.F. Paramês and O. Conde,
    "Investigation on the micro-structure, chemical composition and lateral growth kinetics of TiN films deposited by LCVD",
    Thin Solid Films 241 (1994) 57.

    A.J. Silvestre, O. Conde, R. Vilar and M. Jeandin,
    "Structure and morphology of titanium nitride films deposited by laser-induced CVD",
    J. Mater. Sci. 29 (1994) 404.

    R.A. Silva, M.A. Barbosa, R. Vilar, O. Conde, M.D. Belo and I. Sutherland,
    "Electrochemical studies of laser-treated Co-Cr-Mo alloy in a simulated physiological solution",
    Journal of Materials Science: Materials in Medicine 5 (1994) 353.

    M.L.F. Paramês and O. Conde,
    "Structure and morphology of laser assisted chemical vapour deposited TiC coatings",
    Journal de Physique IV 3 (1993) C3/217.

    O. Conde, A. Kar and J. Mazumder,
    "Laser chemical vapor deposition of TiN dots: a comparison of theoretical and experimental results",
    Journal of Applied Physics 72 (1992) 754.

    O. Conde, M.L.G. Ferreira, P. Hochholdinger, A.J. Silvestre and R. Vilar,
    "CO2 laser induced CVD of TiN",
    Appl. Surf. Sci. 54 (1992) 130.

    R.A. Silva, M.A. Barbosa, R. Vilar, O. Conde, M. Cunha Belo, I. Sutherland,
    "Electrochemical behaviour of laser tr,eated AISI 316L stainless steel surfaces in a physiological solution",
    Clinical Materials 7 (1991) 31.

    O. Conde and J. Teixeira,
    "Depolarized light scattering of heavy water and hydrogen bond dynamics",
    Molecular Physics 53 (1984) 951.

    G. D'Arrigo and O. Conde,
    "Acoustic properties of water-ethanol mixtures at low temperatures",
    Journal de Physique 45 (1984) C7/185.

    O. Conde and J. Teixeira,
    "Hydrogen bond dynamics in water studied by depolarized Rayleigh scattering",
    Journal de Physique 44 (1983) 525.

    O. Conde, J. Teixeira and P. Papon,
    "Analysis of sound velocity in supercooled H2O, D2O and water-ethanol mixtures",
    Journal of Chemical Physics 76 (1982) 3747.

    O. Conde, J. Leblond and J. Teixeira,
    "Analysis of the dispersion of sound velocity in supercooled water",
    Journal de Physique 41 (1980) 997.

    O. Conde and A. Trokiner,
    "Phase Transitions",
    Europhysics News 9 (1978) 10.


    Papers published in proceedings of international conferences with peer review

    M.L. Paramês, N. Popovici, P.M. Sousa, A.J. Silvestre and O. Conde,
    "Iron oxide thin films grown by pulsed laser deposition",
    in "Recent Advances in Multidisciplinary Applied Physics", Proceedings of the First International Meeting on Applied Physics (APHYS-2003), Elsevier, 2005, p. 457 (ISBN: 0-08-044648-5)

    O. Conde, J.C. Oliveira, P. Paiva and M.N. Oliveira,
    "Boron carbide thin films prepared by CO2 laser assisted chemical vapour deposition",
    in "Protective coatings and thin films", Y. Pauleau and P.B. Barna, Eds.,
    NATO ASI Series, vol.21, Kluwer Academic Publishers, Dordrecht, NL, 1997, p. 99 (ISBN 0-7923-4380-8).

    A.G. Rolo, O. Conde, M.J.M. Gomes and M.P. Santos,
    "Structural, chemical and optical characterisation of Ge-doped SiO2 glass films grown by magnetron rf-sputtering",
    in "Advances in Materials and Processing Technologies", M. Andristschky, Ed.,
    Proceedings of AMPT'97, Universidade do Minho, 1997.

    O. Conde, I. Morjan, M.N. Oliveira and F. Vasiliu,
    "Structural characterization of some laser deposited CxByNz (x=0.1-0.2) layers",
    Proceedings of the 14th International Plansee Seminar '97, Reutte, Tyrol (A), 1997.

    O. Conde,
    "Laser assisted chemical vapour deposition. Application to hard coatings",x
    in "Applications des lasers de puissance", B. Vannes and J.P. Pelletier, Eds.,
    Proceedings LASERAP'3, Sarlat, F, 1997, p. 115 (invited paper).

    O. Conde, M.L.F. Paramês and A.J. Silvestre,
    "Laser-assisted chemical vapor deposition of titanium based hard coatings",
    in "Laser Processing: Surface Treatment and Film Deposition", J. Mazumder, O. Conde, W. M. Steen and R. Vilar, Eds.,
    NATO Advanced Study Institute, NATO ASI Series E, vol. 307, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1996, p. 665 (ISBN: 0-7923-3901-0) (invited paper).

    V. Oliveira, O. Conde and R. Vilar,
    "Excimer laser machining of Al2O3-TiC",
    in Laser materials processing: new developments in laser sources and applications, W. Duley, K. Shibata and R. Poprawe, Eds.,
    Proceedings of ICALEO'96, vol. 81E, Laser Institute of America, Orlando, FL, 1996, p. 99.

    M.R. da Silva, A.A. Melo, J.C. Soares, M.F. da Silva, R. Moons, G. Langouche, A. Vantomme, O. Conde, Y. Lu and H. Kung,
    "Temperature dependence and annealing behaviour of Hf implanted (100) Si: HfSi2 synthesis",
    in "Silicide thin films - fabrication, properties and applications", R.T. Tung, K. Maex, P.W. Pellegrini and L.H. Allen, Eds.,
    Materials Research Society Symposium Proc., vol. 402, Boston, USA, 1996, p. 593.

    O. Conde, M.L.F. Paramês and A.J. Silvestre,
    "Laser assisted deposition TiN and TiC coatings",
    in "ROMOPTO'94 - 4th International Conference in Optics", Valetin I. Vlad, Ed.,
    Proc. SPIE 2461, 1995, p. 95 (ISBN: 0-8194-1813-7).

    A.M. Deus, R. Vilar, O. Conde and J.S. Figueira,
    "A relation between laser power and initial temperature in laser surface treatment of metals",
    in "Surface Modification Technologies V", T.S. Sudarshan and J.F. Braza, Eds.,
    The Institute of Materials, London, UK, 1992, p. 475.

    O. Conde, J. Mariano, A.J. Silvestre and R. Vilar,
    "Production of hard-coatings by laser CVD",
    in "Laser Treatment of Materials", Proc. ECLAT'90, H. W. Bergman and R. Kupfer, Eds.,
    Sprechsaal Publishing Group, Coburg, G, vol. 1, 1990, p. 145.

    R. Vilar, R. Colaço, D. Colin and O. Conde,
    "Laser surface treatment of a high chromium martensitic steel",
    in "Laser Treatment of Materials", Proc. ECLAT'90, H.W. Bergman and R. Kupfer, Eds.,
    Sprechsaal Publishing Group, Coburg, G, vol. 1, 1990, p. 377.

    R. Vilar, O. Conde and D. Colin,
    "Laser surface melting of AISI 420 stainless tool steel",
    in "Surface Modification Technologies III", T.S. Sudarshan and D.G. Bhat, Eds.,
    The Minerals, Materials and Metals Society, Warrendale, PA, USA, 1990, p. 343.