Stress induced pattern formation preceding crystallization of Te[sub 3]Se[sub 4](I) thin films

Blatter, A.; Ortiz, C.
November 1993
Applied Physics Letters;11/22/1993, Vol. 63 Issue 21, p2896
Academic Journal
Examines the influence of strain fields on the development of a macroscopic pattern in the crystallization of Te[sub 3]Se[sub 4] and Te[sub 3]Se[sub 4]I amorphous thin films. Cause of the appearance of the strain pattern; Evolution of a macroscopic branching crystalline morphology; Development of shared morphological domains by the transformation interference.


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