Surface texturing for Maxwell-Wagner polarisation engineering

T. Prodromakis*, C. Papavassiliou

*Corresponding author for this work

Research output: Contribution to journalArticlepeer-review

Abstract / Description of output

Surface texturing techniques that are applied in laminar structures to extend the supported Maxwell-Wagner polarisation are described. The roughness of the semiconductor surface is increased, resulting in a subdivision of the large Si-SiO2 interfaces to a multitude of small interfaces. Measured results demonstrate that this surface texturing has a direct effect on the relaxation of the Maxwell-Wagner polarisation and, in particular, at the interfacial to atomic polarisation transition.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)5-8
Number of pages4
JournalMicro and Nano Letters
Volume4
Issue number1
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 1 Mar 2009

Fingerprint

Dive into the research topics of 'Surface texturing for Maxwell-Wagner polarisation engineering'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

Cite this