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Saidur Rahman Bakaul

Assistant Materials Scientist


Professional Experience

  • 2017-present: Assistant Materials Scientist, Argonne National Laboratory
  • 2013-2017: Postdoctoral Scholar, University of California, Berkeley
  • 2012-2013: Postdoctoral Fellow, Kyushu University


  • Ph.D. National University of Singapore, 2011
  • B.Sc. Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology (BUET), 2005

Research Interest

Selected publications
1. S. R. Bakaul, C. Serrao, O. J. Lee, Z. Lu, A. Yadav, C. Carraro, R. Maboudian, R. Ramesh and S. Salahuddin, High-speed epitaxial perovskite memory on flexible substrates”, Advanced Materials 1605699, (2017).

2. S. R. Bakaul, C. R. Serrao, M. Lee, L. You, C. W. Yeung, A. Sarker, S.-L. Hsu, A. Yadav, A. I. Khan, J. D. Clarkson, C. Hu, R. Ramesh and S. Salahuddin, Single Crystal Functional Oxides on Silicon”, Nature Communications 7, 10547 (2016).

3. A. I. Khan, K. Chatterjee, B. Wang, S. Drapcho, L. You, C. Serrao, S. R. Bakaul, R. Ramesh, and S. Salahuddin, Negative capacitance in a ferroelectric capacitor”, Nature Materials 14, 182 (2015).

4. S. R. Bakaul, S. Hu, and T. Kimura, Thermal gradient driven enhancement of pure spin current at room temperature in nonlocal spin transport devices”, Physical Review B 88, 184407 (2013).

5. S. R. Bakaul, W. Lin, and T. Wu, Evolution of Stripe to Bubble Magnetic Domains in Oxide Ferromagnetic Thin Films”, Applied Physics Letters 99, 042503 (2011).

6. S. R. Bakaul, B. L. Wu, G. C. Han, and Y. H. Wu, Probing Magnetization Reversal Process in Ferromagnetic Disk by Superconductor-Ferromagnet Junction”, Applied Physics Letters 97, 042503 (2010). (Also selected for Virtual Journal of Applications of Superconductivity)