Gamma-Al[sub 2]O[sub 3] formation from pulsed-laser irradiated sapphire

Siqi Cao; Pedraza, A.J.
December 1994
Applied Physics Letters;12/5/1994, Vol. 65 Issue 23, p2940
Academic Journal
Examines the effect of laser irradiation on sapphire. Resolidification of material as gamma-Al[sub 2]O[sub 3]; Existence of pronounced lattice distortions; Effect of the rapid cooling rate during solidification on aluminum atom ordering.


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