Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Thin Films

Edited by Alicia Esther Ares

National University of Misiones

Thin films can be used for a variety of applications. The engineering of thin films is complicated by the fact that their physics is not well understood. The vast varieties of thin film materials, their deposition, processing and fabrication techniques, optical characterization probes, physical properties, spectroscopic characterization, and properties–structure relationships are the key features of such devices and the basis of thin film technologies. Depending on the desired properties, several techniques have been developed for the deposition of thin films of metals, alloys, ceramics, polymers, and superconductors on a variety of substrate materials. The book describes several principles and applications.

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Thin FilmsEdited by Alicia Esther Ares

Published: November 17th 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.87838

ISBN: 978-1-83881-993-4

Print ISBN: 978-1-83881-986-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-994-1

Copyright year: 2021

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1509 Total Chapter Downloads

1 Crossref Citations

4 Dimensions Citations

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1. Thin Films/Properties and Applications

By Edwin Acosta

67

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2. Infrared Characterization and Electrochemical Study of Silanes Grafted into Surface of Copper

By Mohamed Masmoudi

56

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3. Fabrication and Characterization of Cobalt-Pigmented Anodized Zinc for Photocatalytic Application

By Judith Chebwogen and Christopher Mkirema Maghanga

35

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4. Diverse Synthesis and Characterization Techniques of Nanoparticles

By Agnes Chinecherem Nkele and Fabian I. Ezema

158

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5. Roles of Cobalt Doping on Structural and Optical of ZnO Thin Films by Ultrasonic Spray Pyrolysis

By Sabrina Roguai and Abdelkader Djelloul

117

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6. Multifunctional ZnO Nanoparticle: Based Coatings for Cultural Heritage Preventive Conservation

By Ludmila Otilia Cinteză and Maria Antonia Tănase

164

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7. Deposition of Silver Nanoparticles on Indium Tin Oxide Substrates by Plasma-Assisted Hot-Filament Evaporation

By Abtisam Hasan Hamood Al-Masoodi, Boon Tong Goh, Ahmed H.H. Al-Masoodi and Wan Haliza Binti Abd Majid

206

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8. Solution-Processed Chalcogenide Photovoltaic Thin Films

By Marcos Antonio Santana Andrade Junior, Hugo Leandro Sousa dos Santos, Mileny dos Santos Araujo, Arthur Corrado Salomão and Lucia Helena Mascaro

45

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9. Thin Film Stabilization of Different VO2 Polymorphs

By Manish Kumar, Chirag Saharan and Sunita Rani

292

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10. Thin Film Deposition: Solution Based Approach

By Kashif Tufail Chaudhary

215

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11. TiO2 Thin Films Produced by Ultrasonic-Agitation Assisted Sol-Gel for Propane Gas Sensor

By Dwight Acosta-Najarro, Ismael A. Garduño-Wilches, Maria de la Luz Olvera and Arturo Maldonado

159

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