Diamond growth by laser-driven reactions in a CO/H[sub 2] mixture

Rebello, J.H.D.; Subramaniam, V.V.; Sudarshan, T.S.
February 1993
Applied Physics Letters;2/22/1993, Vol. 62 Issue 8, p899
Academic Journal
Describes the use of carbon monoxide/hydrogen gas mixture for diamond growth on single crystal silicon substrate. Excitation of gas mixture reaction via excimer laser irradiation; Occurrence of diamond particle growth on unheated substrate; Observation of diamond growth using scanning electron microscopy and reflection electron diffraction pattern.


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