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New types of periodic structures in laser-induced chemical vapor deposition


New types of periodic structures that occur in laser-induced chemical vapor deposition have been investigated, mainly for polycrystalline Si deposited on glass substrates covered with a thin amorphous Si layer. These periodic structures, which are believed to be a general phenomenon in pyrolytic laser-induced processing, limit the resolution obtainable in direct writing of patterns.

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Du, Y.C., Kempfer, U., Piglmayer, K. et al. New types of periodic structures in laser-induced chemical vapor deposition. Appl. Phys. A 39, 167–171 (1986).

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