In Situ ATR-FTIR Observation about Surfactant/Hydrogen-TerminatedSi(111) Interface in Solution


Development of novel functional devices has been expected by modification for Si surface. This study investigated immobilization and roles of the Si surface with flowing surfactant by in situ ATR-FTIR method. This result suggested that the surfactant prevented oxidation of the hydrogen-terminated Si surface from the higher concentration in aqueous solution. These would guard the Si surface against H2O molecules.

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Ohtake, T. (2014) In Situ ATR-FTIR Observation about Surfactant/Hydrogen-TerminatedSi(111) Interface in Solution. Journal of Surface Engineered Materials and Advanced Technology, 4, 47-52. doi: 10.4236/jsemat.2014.42008.

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