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MgO and ZnO Composite Thin Films Using the Spin Coating Method on Microscope Glasses

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In this study, a new route to produce pure and composite ZnO-MgO thin films has been presented. In the process the pure ZnO thin films were the starting point, ending up with MgO by doping various percentages (from 0% to 100%) of Mg with the help of sol-gel spin coating technique. The crystal phases in all doping levels have been obtained when the samples annealed at 600 for a duration of 6 hours. The X-ray diffraction (XRD) spectra, the scanning electron microscopy (SEM) micrographs and UV-Vis absorption spectra have been performed to elucidate the composed film structures.

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Balta, A. , Ertek, Ö. , Eker, N. and Okur, İ. (2015) MgO and ZnO Composite Thin Films Using the Spin Coating Method on Microscope Glasses. Materials Sciences and Applications, 6, 40-47. doi: 10.4236/msa.2015.61006.


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