Nanowire Fabrication of Silicon-Based Materials


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This paper describes our recent achievements in fabricating various kinds of nanowires of silicon-based materials including beta iron-silicide, silicon carbide, and silicon germanium. Some of them can be grown directly at one-step process, while the others can be fabricated using nanowire templates. We discuss their structures, growth mechanisms, and properties based on electron microscopy observations.



Materials Science Forum (Volumes 561-565)

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H. Kohno and S. Takeda, "Nanowire Fabrication of Silicon-Based Materials", Materials Science Forum, Vols. 561-565, pp. 1197-1199, 2007

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October 2007




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