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|Title:||Stable and uniform arrays of self-assembled nanocrystalline islands|
|Citation:||Chiu, C.-H. (2004-04). Stable and uniform arrays of self-assembled nanocrystalline islands. Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics 69 (16) : 165413-1. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1103/PhysRevB.69.165413|
|Abstract:||The stability of islands against coarsening during the self-assembly process of the Stranski-Krastanow systems was explored by an energy analysis and by numerical simulation for the morphological evolution of the islands dominated by surface diffusion. The results demonstrate that the Stranski-Krastanow systems can develop islands stable against coarsening when subject to a large film-substrate interaction and a large mismatch strain. The stable systems can be adopted to grow uniform and regular island arrays by adjusting the length scale in the island formation process and by introducing a regular pattern of small amplitude on the film surface.|
|Source Title:||Physical Review B - Condensed Matter and Materials Physics|
|Appears in Collections:||Staff Publications|
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