Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
|Title:||Incorporation of tin in boron doped silicon for reduced deactivation of boron during post-laser-anneal rapid thermal processing|
|Citation:||Liu, F., Tan, K.-M., Wang, X., Low, D.K.Y., Lai, D.M.Y., Lim, P.C., Samudra, G., Yeo, Y.-C. (2007). Incorporation of tin in boron doped silicon for reduced deactivation of boron during post-laser-anneal rapid thermal processing. Journal of Applied Physics 102 (9) : -. ScholarBank@NUS Repository. https://doi.org/10.1063/1.2812565|
|Abstract:||The supersaturated and metastable boron produced by laser anneal could deactivate during post-laser-thermal-cycles and lead to undesirable performance degradation. The effect of tin incorporation on the thermal stability of boron was studied for the first time and suppressed boron deactivation during post-laser-rapid-thermal-anneal was observed with tin coimplantation. High resolution x-ray diffraction measurement indicates that the tensile strain caused by a high boron concentration was reduced by the introduction of tin, which effectively reduces the strain energy and therefore, enhances the thermal stability of boron in post-laser-anneal rapid thermal processing. © 2007 American Institute of Physics.|
|Source Title:||Journal of Applied Physics|
|Appears in Collections:||Staff Publications|
Show full item record
Files in This Item:
There are no files associated with this item.
checked on Feb 15, 2019
checked on Oct 27, 2018
Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.