Sample Preparation and Experimental Techniques

  • Jonathan RobertsEmail author
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In this chapter, the techniques that have been employed for the following experimental chapters will be discussed. The methodologies used to fabricate the resonant tunneling diodes (RTDs) studied in Chap. 4 are discussed before describing the details of the electronic probe station measurements that were used to characterise them. The Langmuir-Blodgett technique used to fabricate 2D and OD thin films is then described in detail. Finally, the characterisation techniques used throughout the work are described.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of PhysicsLancaster UniversityLancasterUK

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