Wang, Y and Joyce, HJ and Gao, Q and Liao, X and Tan, HH and Zou, J and Ringer, SP and Shan, Z and Jagadish, C (2011) Self-healing of fractured GaAs nanowires. Nano Lett, 11. pp. 1546-1549.Full text not available from this repository.
In-situ deformation experiments were carried out in a transmission electron microscope to investigate the structural response of single crystal GaAs nanowires (NWs) under compression. A repeatable self-healing process was discovered in which a partially fractured GaAs NW restored its original single crystal structure immediately after an external compressive force was removed. Possible mechanisms of the self-healing process are discussed.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||Arsenicals Compressive Strength Crystallization Gallium Macromolecular Substances Materials Testing Molecular Conformation Nanostructures Particle Size Stress, Mechanical Surface Properties|
|Divisions:||Div B > Electronics, Power & Energy Conversion|
|Depositing User:||Cron Job|
|Date Deposited:||12 Jul 2013 15:10|
|Last Modified:||14 Oct 2013 01:13|
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