Influence of a thin adhesion layer on the damping of surface acoustic waves

Teubner, U.; Dahint, R.
July 1992
Applied Physics Letters;7/13/1992, Vol. 61 Issue 2, p156
Academic Journal
Investigates the influence of a thin adhesion layer on the damping of surface acoustic waves (SAW). Dependence of the attenuation peak on layer thickness and SAW frequency; Reduction of attenuation with the addition of an adhesion layer at higher temperature; Difference of the characteristic temperature dependence of phonon-phonon interaction.


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