Volume 36, Number 4, November I 1996
|Page(s)||271 - 276|
|Section||Condensed matter: structure, thermal and mechanical properties|
|Published online||01 September 2002|
Two-layer behaviour during low-energy ion ablation of CdTe(001) studied by in situ X-ray diffraction and by Monte Carlo simulation
Laboratoire de Minéralogie-Cristallographie, Université P. et M.
Curie, 4 place Jussieu, 75252 - Paris Cedex 05, France
2 Instituto de Física, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul, C.P. 15051, 91501-970 Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil
3 LURE, CNRS-MNJS-CEA, Bât 209-D - 91405 Orsay Cedex, France
4 Laboratoire de Spectrométrie Physique, CNRS, Université Joseph Fourier, BP 87, 38402 Grenoble Cedex, France
5 ESRF - BP 220, F-38043 Grenoble-Cedex, France
Corresponding author: firstname.lastname@example.org
Accepted: 12 September 1996
The evolution of the CdTe(001) surface during ion bombardment was studied by grazing incidence X-ray diffraction (GIXD) and by Monte Carlo simulation. A layer-by-layer removal was observed at which evolves to a step-flow mode above . An anisotropic relaxation of the surface lattice parameter and a long-distance correlation between islands along the direction were observed during sputtering.
PACS: 61.10.-i – X-ray diffraction and scattering / 82.65.Pa – Surface-enhanced molecular states and other gas-surface interactions / 68.35.Ja – Surface and interface dynamics and vibrations
© EDP Sciences, 1996
Current usage metrics show cumulative count of Article Views (full-text article views including HTML views, PDF and ePub downloads, according to the available data) and Abstracts Views on Vision4Press platform.
Data correspond to usage on the plateform after 2015. The current usage metrics is available 48-96 hours after online publication and is updated daily on week days.
Initial download of the metrics may take a while.