Article - 30 Sep 2005
The surface alignment of liquid crystal 4¡ä-n-pentyl-4-cyanobiphenyl multilayers formed by evaporation on photoalignment polyvinylcinnamate (PVCi) film was observed by means of novel...
Article - 9 Nov 2010
In the present work, titania thin films were prepared by ultrasonic spray pyrolysis using glass substrates at the deposition temperatures of 300°, 325°, 350, 375°, and 400°C.
Article - 12 Mar 2006
Scanning probe microscopes have been developed that can measure electrical currents, resistance, and capacitance.
Article - 22 Nov 2010
In this paper, we have focused our attention on the photoluminescence studies of ZnO films at different deposition parameters. The films show the luminescent properties in UV, green-yellow, orange,...
Article - 8 Nov 2022
A hydrophilic and oleophobic surface repels oil. This innovative surface property has received increasing attention since it excels at anti-fogging, detergent-free cleaning, and oil and water...
Article - 11 Oct 2022
AFM stands for atomic force microscopy and is a type of scanning probe microscope (SPM). SPMs use a probe to evaluate local characteristics such as friction, magnetism, and height. AFM acquires an...
Article - 25 May 2022
Thin film transistors (TFTs) are a kind of field-effect transistor in which the electrically conducting layer is formed by laying a thin film on the dielectric substrate or the supporting platform.
Article - 16 May 2022
Thin film solar cells are a next-generation solution for the renewable energy industry. They possess several benefits over conventional crystalline photovoltaic solar cell technologies, but there are...
Article - 22 Feb 2022
Graphene is a substance utilized for a variety of applications owing to its advantageous characteristics. The article discusses the morphology of graphene sheets, their advantages, as well as the...
Article - 15 Feb 2022
Thin films continue to draw the focus of researchers. This article takes a current and closer look at their applications, variable deposition methods, and future uses.