+353-1-416-8900REST OF WORLD
+44-20-3973-8888REST OF WORLD
1-917-300-0470EAST COAST U.S
1-800-526-8630U.S. (TOLL FREE)


Advanced Laser Processing of Materials: Volume 397. Fundamentals and Applications. MRS Proceedings

  • ID: 2129226
  • Book
  • September 1996
  • 674 Pages
  • Cambridge University Press
1 of 2
Laser processing has been used in a wide variety of applications and materials such as semiconductors, superconductors, ceramics, polymers and metals. Lasers provide a controlled source of atomic and electronic excitations involving nonequilibrium phenomena that lend themselves to processing of novel materials and structures. The range of laser-solid interactions involving electronic excitation, melting and evaporation result in the formation of novel phases, selective gas excitations, surface modification and low-temperature thin-film deposition. This book from MRS focuses on the use of lasers in both the fundamental understanding and applied aspects of laser-solid and laser-gas interactions relevant to materials processing. Applications featured include thin-film transistors formed by laser-induced crystallization of amorphous silicon, diamond coatings and micromachining. Topics include: fundamentals of laser-solid interactions; fundamentals of pulsed laser ablation; pulsed laser deposition; novel applications of laser processing; laser-driven formation of nanocrystals; laser annealing; surface modification and etching; and laser-assisted chemical vapor deposition.
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
2 of 2
Jeff Cheung
Lucien Laude Université de Mons-Hainaut, Belgium.

Jagdish Narayan North Carolina State University.

David Norton
Rajiv Singh University of Florida.
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown