Step-flow growth with step crossing: The effect of preferential return of adatoms on terrace

Harris, S.
December 1993
Applied Physics Letters;12/13/1993, Vol. 63 Issue 24, p3333
Academic Journal
Considers the effects of preferential return of adatoms on terrace width stability. Determination of the stability criteria using the crossing probabilities; Diffusion of adatoms on the terraces; Details on the adatom-step exchange kinetics; Relevance for the fabrication of superlattices with in-plane periodicity.


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