9-13 July 2012
Africa/Johannesburg timezone
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Modification of glassy carbon under strontium ion implantation

10 Jul 2012, 17:30
2h
IT Building

IT Building

Poster Presentation Track A - Division for Condensed Matter Physics and Materials Poster Session

Speaker

Ms opeyemi odutemowo (university of pretoria)

Abstract content <br> &nbsp; (Max 300 words)

The structural changes of glassy carbon (Sigradur® G) due to implantation with 360 keV strontium ions at room and high temperatures are reported. The samples were implanted with strontium ions at a fluence of 2×1016 ions/cm2 at room temperatures, 350 °C and 600 °C. The influence of ion implantation on surface morphology and topology was examined by the scanning electron microscopy (SEM) and atomic force microscope (AFM). Raman spectroscopy and X-ray diffraction were used to monitor the structural changes induced in glassy carbon as a result of implantation. The depth profiles of the strontium implanted at different temperatures we determined by Rutherford backscattering (RBS).

Main supervisor (name and email)<br>and his / her institution

Prof J.B Malherbe
johan.malherbe@up.ac.za
University of Pretoria

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No

Would you like to <br> submit a short paper <br> for the Conference <br> Proceedings (Yes / No)?

no

Primary author

Ms opeyemi odutemowo (university of pretoria)

Co-authors

Mr Andre Botha (University of Pretoria) Mr Dolly Langa (University of Pretoria) Prof. Johan Malherbe (University of Pretoria) Dr Nic Van der Berg (University of Pretoria)

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