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Journal of Zhejiang University SCIENCE A 2011 Vol.12 No.7 P.561-566

10.1631/jzus.A1000525


Electrical and magnetic properties of ZnNiO thin films deposited by pulse laser deposition


Author(s):  Jie Jiang, Xue-tao Wang, Li-ping Zhu, Li-qiang Zhang, Zhi-guo Yang, Zhi-zhen Ye

Affiliation(s):  State Key Laboratory of Silicon Materials, Department of Materials Science and Engineering, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310027, China

Corresponding email(s):   zlp1@zju.edu.cn

Key Words:  ZnNiO thin films, Electric property, Ferromagnetic, Transmittance, Pulsed laser deposition (PLD)


Jie Jiang, Xue-tao Wang, Li-ping Zhu, Li-qiang Zhang, Zhi-guo Yang, Zhi-zhen Ye. Electrical and magnetic properties of ZnNiO thin films deposited by pulse laser deposition[J]. Journal of Zhejiang University Science A, 2011, 12(7): 561-566.

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Abstract: 
znNiO thin films with different contents of Ni (0–10 at.%) were fabricated on quartz and Si (100) substrates by pulsed laser deposition (PLD). We measured the samples by X-ray diffraction (XRD), field-emission scanning electron microscope (FE-SEM), X-ray photoelectron spectroscopy (XPS), ultraviolet-visible spectrometer (UV-VIS), and Hall testing. When the Ni contents were below 3 at.%, partial Zn2+ ions were replaced by the Ni2+ ions without forming any other phases, which enhanced the conductivity of the film. When the Ni contents were above 3 at.%, Ni ions were at the interstitial sites, and Ni-related clusters and defects were able to emerge in the films, resulting in a worsening of electrical and optical properties. A ferromagnetic hysteresis with a coercive force of approximately 30 Oe was observed in the ZnNiO film with a Ni content of 3 at.% at room temperature.

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