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Journal of Materials Science

, Volume 29, Issue 24, pp 6575–6580 | Cite as

The effects of deposition variables on the spray pyrolysis of ZnO thin film

  • M. G. Ambia
  • M. N. Islam
  • M. Obaidul Hakim
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Abstract

ZnO thin films were deposited by the spray pyrosol process, and some of their electrical and optical properties have been studied. The as-deposited films are highly resistive, whereas vacuum heat-treated films are good transparent conductors. Optical transmission was found to be more than 96% in between the near infrared and visible region. The ageing effect on these films has been tested.

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Polymer Thin Film Pyrolysis Optical Property Material Processing 
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© Chapman & Hall 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. G. Ambia
    • 1
  • M. N. Islam
    • 1
  • M. Obaidul Hakim
    • 1
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of Applied Physics and ElectronicsUniversity of RajshahiRajshahiBangladesh
  2. 2.Department of PhysicsUniversity of RajshahiRajshahiBangladesh

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