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Materials Synthesis - 5PMNSMA4

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  • Number of hours

    • Lectures : 9.0
    • Tutorials : 9.0
    ECTS : 1.5

Goals

Understand and use of the main physcical concepts for crystal growth of model objects : single crystals, epitaxial films, nanowires, quantum dots.
Know the main techniques for the elaboration of the studied objects

Contact Stephane PIGNARD

Content

Chapter I . Objects and concepts

  • Introduction
  • I.1. Dimensionnality and dimensions of objects
  • I.2. Main concepts

Chapter II . Nucleation and growth

  • II.1. Qualitative approach
  • II.2. Thermodynamic approach
  • II.3. Growth on ideal surface
  • II.4. Examples of growth

Chapter III . Elaboration techniques

  • Introduction
  • III.1. Physical techniques of elaboration
  • III.2. Chemical techniques of elaboration

Chapter IV . Epitaxy and strains

  • IV.1. Elaboration of epitaxial structures
  • IV.2. Epitaxial growth
  • IV.3. Characterisation of epitaxial structures


Prerequisites
  • Thermodynamics
  • Cristallography

Tests

Written exam 2 h



Additional Information

Curriculum->PNS->Semester 9
Curriculum->Double-Diploma Engineer/Master->Semester 9

Bibliography

  • Les surfaces solides : concepts et méthodes, S. Andrieu, P. Müller, CNRS Editions – EDP Sciences, Paris (2005)
  • Solid surfaces, interfaces and thin films, H. Lüth, Ed. Springer Verlag, Berlin (2001)
  • Physique de la croissance cristalline, J. Villain, A. Pimpinelli, Ed. Eyrolles, Paris (1995)

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Date of update May 7, 2014

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