Nanoscale Pyramids on Silicon
March Meeting 2010
Chemical etching can spontaneously transform a flat silicon surface into one consisting of nanoscale facets
Presented Thursday, March 18, 2010
Marc F. Faggin
Melissa A. Hines
Department of Chemistry and Chemical Biology
Chemical etching can spontaneously transform a flat silicon surface into one consisting of nanoscale facets, a process that covers the surface with tiny pyramids.
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