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Nanoindentation as a Tool to Clarify the Mechanism Causing Variable Stiffness of a Silane Layer on Diamond

By Ksenia Shcherbakova, Akiko Hatakeyama, Yosuke Amemiya and Nobuo Shimamoto

Submitted: November 11th 2011Reviewed: June 8th 2012Published: October 17th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/50545

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Ksenia Shcherbakova, Akiko Hatakeyama, Yosuke Amemiya and Nobuo Shimamoto (October 17th 2012). Nanoindentation as a Tool to Clarify the Mechanism Causing Variable Stiffness of a Silane Layer on Diamond, Nanoindentation in Materials Science Jiri Nemecek, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/50545. Available from:

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