Influence of Substrate on Structure and Magnetic Properties of Bi0.9Nd0.1FeO3 Thin Films by Radio Frequency Magnetron Sputtering Method


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Bi0.9Nd0.1FeO3 (BNFO) films were deposited on Si (100) and (La,Sr)(Al,Ta)O3 (100) (LAST) substrate by radio frequency (RF) magnetron sputtering method respectively. The structure,morphology and magnetic properties were studied. X-ray diffraction (XRD) result indicates that the BNFO films on different substrate adopted different orientation. Cross-section scanning electron microscopy shows that the film thickness is 145 nm.Magnetic properties measurement shows that the film on Si(100) substrate has the larger saturation magnetization (Ms) of 3 686 emu/cm3, while the Ms value of the BNFO films on LSAT(100) substrate is only 1 213 emu/cm3.



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L.L. Li et al., "Influence of Substrate on Structure and Magnetic Properties of Bi0.9Nd0.1FeO3 Thin Films by Radio Frequency Magnetron Sputtering Method", Applied Mechanics and Materials, Vol. 302, pp. 146-150, 2013

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February 2013




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