Resume Firman Mangasa Simanjuntak Suite 8th, 11th Floor, 26 Jiangong Rd., East Dist.
Hsinchu, Taiwan 30010 (886) 976-882-867 firstname.lastname@example.org R E S E A R C H S C I E N T I ST
Highly self-motivated researcher with a developed research background in materials processing and analysis. Seeking to build on research skills gained through studies so far as a researcher in a leading research group in Institute of Electronics – NCTU, Taiwan. Ambition is to eventually have broad-based research career and management responsibilities.
Education Expected in August PhD in Materials Science & Engineering 2016 National Chiao Tung University (NCTU), Taiwan
2010 - 2012 MS in Mechanical Engineering National Taiwan University of Science & Technology (NTUST), Taiwan
2005 – 2009 BS in Materials & Metallurgy Engineering
Sepuluh Nopember Institute of Technology (ITS), Indonesia
2012 – present Electronic Materials Laboratory -- National Chiao Tung University Designed, conducted and completed research on the design and fabrication of
resistive random access memory devices as well as development of state of the
arts to enhance electrical performances. Completed a thorough up-to-date literature study on the development of ZnO-
based resistive memory technology.
2010 – 2012 Advance Ceramic Laboratory -- National Taiwan University of Science &
Analyzed, conducted and completed research on the fabrication of high
toughness ceramics for implant and thermal barrier material applications. Analyzed the fabrication of novel fiber electrodes for solid oxide fuel cell
2012 – 2016 Award of Outstanding Student, NCTU
2010 – 2012 Distinguished Scholarship for International Student, NTUST
2010 – 2011 The top third in the Mechanical Engineering Department, NTUST
2008 – 2009 The winner of Best Achievement Students Competition in Materials & Metallurgy Engineering Department, ITS
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Diffractometric X-Ray Diffractometer D2 Phaser, Bruker X-Ray Diffractometer D8 Discover, Bruker
and Microstructural Characterization of Ce0.78Gd0.2Sr0.02O2-δ Fiber for a Composite Anode. Adv Mater Res. 2011;287-290:2489–2493. doi:
Under review Simanjuntak FM, Panda D, Wei K-H, Tseng T-Y. Status and prospect of ZnO- based resistive memories: A review. (being submitted to Nanoscale Research Letters)
Paris, France, Simanjuntak FM, Tseng T-Y, Impact of Surface Modification of ITO Bottom 2016 Electrode on Switching Characteristics of ZnO-based Transparent Resistive Memory Device Fabricated on Polymer Substrate. The 2nd Edition of Nanotech French International Conference & Exhibition.
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Bali, Indonesia, Simanjuntak FM, Tseng T-Y. Improved Switching Performance of ZnO-based 2016 Transparent Resistive Memory Devices by Controlling Microstructural and Defects Concentration with Co Doping. The 4th International Conference on Nano and Materials Engineering (ICNME 2016).
Yokohama, Japan, Simanjuntak FM, Tseng T-Y. Role of Top Electrode Growth Orientation on 2015 Switching Characteristics of AZO/ZnO/ITO Transparent Resistive Memory Devices. The 25th Annual Meeting of Materials Research Society – Japan (MRS- J).
Taipei, Taiwan, Simanjuntak FM, Yeh T-H, Chou C-C. Characterization and Phase 2011 Transformation Behavior of Electrospun 5 mol.% YNbO4 doped 3YSZ Nano-fiber. The 12th International Union of Materials Research Societies – Conference in Asia (IUMRS-ICA). Special Expertise & Interests
Material synthesis Thin film (sputtering, spin coating & screen-printing techniques), nanorod and fabrication (hydrothermal growth method), nanofiber (electrospinning technique), nanopowder (oxide mixing & co-precipitation method), and compacted bulk
Materials X-Ray Diffraction, Differential Thermal/Thermogravimetric Analysis, Atomic characterization and Force Microscopy, Scanning Electron Microscopy, Transmission Electron analysis Microscopy, X-Ray Photoelectron Spectroscopy, Photoluminescence, μRaman, UV-Vis Transmittance
Interests Research interests lie in the field of materials processing and analysis for
electronic materials applications, such as; resistive random access memory,