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Ion Beam Applications

Edited by Ishaq Ahmad

National Center for Physics


Malek Maaza

University of South Africa

Ion beam of various energies is a standard research tool in many areas of science, from basic physics to diverse areas in space science and technology, device fabrications, materials science, environment science, and medical sciences. It is an advance and versatile tool to frequently discover applications across a broad range of disciplines and fields. Moreover, scientists are continuously improving the ion beam sources and accelerators to explore ion beam at the forefront of scientific endeavours. This book provides a glance view on MeV ion beam applications, focused ion beam generation and its applications as well as practical applications of ion implantation.

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Ion Beam ApplicationsEdited by Ishaq Ahmad

Published: July 18th 2018

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.71589

ISBN: 978-1-78923-415-2

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-414-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-585-1

Copyright year: 2018

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7544 Total Chapter Downloads

2 Crossref Citations

4 Web of Science Citations

2 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: Ion Beam Applications

By Ishaq Ahmad and Fabian I. Ezema


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2. Ion-Nanoscale Matter Interactions

By Elmuez A. Dawi


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3. Ion Beams for Materials Analysis: Conventional and Advanced Approaches

By Vladimir Egorov and Evgeny Egorov


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4. Ion Beams for Space Applications

By Sokeng Ifriky Tadadjeu, Balla Diop Ngom, Shane Martin, Robert Ryk Van Zyl and Malik Maaza


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5. Ion Beams for Nanoscale Optical Data Storage

By Tania Tsvetkova


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6. Nitrogen Ion Microscopy

By Marek E. Schmidt, Masashi Akabori and Hiroshi Mizuta


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7. Ion Implantation as a Tool for Controlled Modification of Photoelectrical Properties of Silicon

By Nina Khuchua, Marina Tigishvili, Nugzar Dolidze, Zurab Jibuti, Revaz Melkadze and Roland Diehl


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8. Characterization and Simulation of p-Type Ion Implantation in MCT

By Changzhi Shi


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