Nanocrystalline germanium synthesis from hydrothermally oxidized Si[sub 1 - x]Ge[sub x] alloys

Paine, David C.; Caragianis, Christine
June 1992
Applied Physics Letters;6/8/1992, Vol. 60 Issue 23, p2886
Academic Journal
Investigates the synthesis of nanocrystalline germanium from hydrothermally oxidized Si[sub 1-x]Ge[sub x] alloys. Use of Raman spectroscopy and transmission electron microscopy; Characterization of hydrothermally grown oxides in the as-grown and annealed conditions; Application of X-ray photoemission spectroscopy to identify the weak Raman peak origin.


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