A Comparison of Metal Adhesion Layers for Au Films in Thermo-Plasmonic Applications

William M. Abbott, Christopher P. Murray, Sorcha Ni Lochlainn, Frank Bello, Chuan Zhong, Christopher Smith, Amanda K Petford-Long, John F. Donegan*, David McCloskey

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Abstract

The dewetting resistance of Au 50 nm films fabricated atop Ti/Ta/W/Cr/Al adhesion layers (0.5-5 nm) was investigated. Results show sub-nanometer Ta has superior stability under thermal stress, while W and Ti show best plasmonic response.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publication2019 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2019 - Proceedings
PublisherInstitute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.
ISBN (Electronic)9781943580576
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - May 1 2019
Event2019 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2019 - San Jose, United States
Duration: May 5 2019May 10 2019

Publication series

Name2019 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2019 - Proceedings

Conference

Conference2019 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2019
CountryUnited States
CitySan Jose
Period5/5/195/10/19

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ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Spectroscopy
  • Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
  • Safety, Risk, Reliability and Quality
  • Management, Monitoring, Policy and Law
  • Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Materials
  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging
  • Instrumentation
  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics

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Abbott, W. M., Murray, C. P., Lochlainn, S. N., Bello, F., Zhong, C., Smith, C., ... McCloskey, D. (2019). A Comparison of Metal Adhesion Layers for Au Films in Thermo-Plasmonic Applications. In 2019 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2019 - Proceedings [8749722] (2019 Conference on Lasers and Electro-Optics, CLEO 2019 - Proceedings). Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Inc.. https://doi.org/10.23919/CLEO.2019.8749722