Scientific Paper on Whisker Fabrication Using Diamond Etching from Nagoya University Team
Fabrication of Vertically Aligned Diamond Whiskers from Highly Boron-Doped Diamond by Oxygen Plasma Etching
Chiaki Terashima1, Kazuki Arihara4, Sohei Okazaki4, Tetsuya Shichi4, Donald A. Tryk5, Tatsuru Shirafuji2, Nagahiro Saito1, 2, 3, Osamu Takai1, 2, 3, and Akira Fujishima4, 6
1 Research Center for Materials Backcasting Technology, Graduate School of Engineering, and 2Department of Materials, Physics and Energy Engineering, Graduate School of Engineering, 3 EcoTopia Science Institute, Nagoya University, Furo-cho, Chikusa-ku, Nagoya 464-8603, Japan
4 Technology Research and Development Department, General Technology Division, Central Japan Railway, 1545-33 Ohyama, Komaki City, Aichi 485-0801, Japan
5 Fuel Cell Nanomaterials Center, University of Yamanashi, 4-3-11 Takeda, Kofu, Yamanashi 400-8511, Japan
6 Tokyo University of Science, 1-3 Kagurazaka, Shinjyuku-ku, Tokyo 162-8601, Japan
ACS Appl. Mater. Interfaces, 2011, 3 (2), pp 177–182
Samco open-load RIE Plasma Etching System was used for diamond plasma etching to fabricate vertically aligned diamond whiskers.
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Diamond Dry Etching Process (RIE or ICP-RIE)