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Stability limits of superlattice growth: The case of Cr/V (001)
Uppsala University.
Uppsala University.
Linköping University, The Institute of Technology. Linköping University, Department of Physics, Chemistry and Biology, Thin Film Physics.
Uppsala University.
2008 (English)In: THIN SOLID FILMS, ISSN 0040-6090 , Vol. 516, no 23, 8468-8472 p.Article in journal (Refereed) Published
Abstract [en]

The crystalline quality of bet CrN (001) superlattices is found to be strongly dependent on the thickness ratio of the constituents. The out-of-plane coherence length varies from 275 A to 880 angstrom, corresponding to 30% and close to 100% of the total film thicknesses, which was kept the same for all the samples. The width of the rocking curve (mosaicity) varies as much as from below 0.02 degrees to 0.8 degrees. Using an adaptation of the Matthews-Blakeslee theory for critical thickness, we define a parameter window available for the growth of superior Cr/V (001) superlattices.

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2008. Vol. 516, no 23, 8468-8472 p.
Keyword [en]
Superlattices, Multilayers, Epitaxial growth, Magnetron sputtering
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Natural Sciences
URN: urn:nbn:se:liu:diva-16089DOI: 10.1016/j.tsf.2008.04.097OAI: diva2:133134
Available from: 2009-01-07 Created: 2009-01-07 Last updated: 2009-02-16

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