Mechanical Stress on the Nanoscale. Simulation, Material Systems and Characterization Techniques

  • ID: 2180394
  • Book
  • 380 Pages
  • John Wiley and Sons Ltd
1 of 4
Bringing together experts from the various disciplines involved, this first comprehensive overview of the current level of stress engineering on the nanoscale is unique in combining the theoretical fundamentals with simulation methods, model systems and characterization techniques.

Essential reading for researchers in microelectronics, optoelectronics, sensing, and photonics.
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
2 of 4
Part I

Fundamentals of stress and strain on the nanoscale

– Elastic strain relaxation: thermodynamics and kinetics

– Elasticity for nanoscale objects

– Onset of plasticity in crystalline nanomaterials

– Relaxations on the nanoscale: an atomistic view by numerical simulations

Part II

Model systems with stress–engineered properties

– Accommodation of lattice misfit in semiconductor heterostructure nanowires

– Strained Silicon Nanodevices

– Stress in heteroepitaxy as a tool to tailor magnetic nanostructures

– Self–organized Nanopatterning and Growth on Metallic Surfaces

– Semiconductor–templates for anisotropic fabrication of nano–objects

Part III

Characterisation techniques of measuring stresses on the nanoscale

– Advances and limits of transmission electron microscopy (TEM) for measuring strain at the nanoscale

– Determination of Elastic Strains using Electron Backscatter Diffraction in the Scanning Electron Microscope

– X–ray Diffraction analysis of elastic strains at the nanoscale

– Diffuse x–ray scattering at low–dimensional nanostructures

– Direct observation of elastic displacement modes by grazing–incidence X–ray diffraction

– Solar Silicon characterized by Raman Spectroscopy: From Micro– to Nanometer Scale Resolution

– Strain induced nonlinear optics in silicon
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
3 of 4

Loading
LOADING...

4 of 4
Margrit Hanbücken
Pierre Müller
Ralf B. Wehrspohn
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
5 of 4
Note: Product cover images may vary from those shown
Adroll
adroll