Laser processing of carbon-implanted Cu, Ni, and Co crystals: An attempt to grow diamond films

Lee, S.-Tong; Chen, Samuel
May 1992
Applied Physics Letters;5/4/1992, Vol. 60 Issue 18, p2213
Academic Journal
Examines an approach for producing diamond thin films. Observation of the laser processing of carbon-implanted copper, nickel and carbon crystals; Identification of the presence of substrate material in the carbon films; Use of Raman scattering, Auger spectroscopy and transmission electron microscopy; Detection of amorphous carbon and microcrystalline graphite in the films.


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