Strain-induced self-rolling of semiconductor membranes: Effect of geometry, energetics, and kinetics

Ik Su Chun, Archana Challa, Brad Derickson, K Jimmy Hsia, Xiuling Li

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Abstract

Semiconductor micro- and nanotubes can be formed by strain-induced self-rolling of membranes. The geometry effect on the final rolling direction of InxGa1-xAs-GaAs membranes are systematically studied both experimentally and by the finite element method.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationCLEO
Subtitle of host publicationScience and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2011
StatePublished - Dec 1 2011
EventCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2011 - Baltimore, MD, United States
Duration: May 1 2011May 6 2011

Publication series

NameOptics InfoBase Conference Papers
ISSN (Electronic)2162-2701

Other

OtherCLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2011
CountryUnited States
CityBaltimore, MD
Period5/1/115/6/11

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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    Chun, I. S., Challa, A., Derickson, B., Hsia, K. J., & Li, X. (2011). Strain-induced self-rolling of semiconductor membranes: Effect of geometry, energetics, and kinetics. In CLEO: Science and Innovations, CLEO_SI 2011 (Optics InfoBase Conference Papers).