MATEC Web Conf.
Volume 307, 2020International Conference on Materials & Energy (ICOME’17 and ICOME’18)
|Number of page(s)||6|
|Published online||10 February 2020|
Theoretical and experimental Investigation of Structural, electronic and optical properties of neodymium doped ZnO
1 Laboratoire Optoélectronique et Physico-chimie des Matériaux. Université Ibn Tofail, Faculté des Sciences BP 133 Kenitra 14000, Morocco
2 Laboratoire de nanomatériaux et couches minces Université Abdelmalek Essaadi- FST Tanger, Morocco
3 Materials Physics Laboratory, Mohammed V University, Faculty of Sciences, B.P. 1014, Rabat, Morocco
4 LMPHE, Faculté des Sciences, Université Mohammed V, Rabat, Morocco
5 Engineering Sciences Laboratory for Energy, National Engineering School of Applied Sciences. Chouaib Doukkali University of El Jadida, Morocco.
* Corresponding author: firstname.lastname@example.org
The morphological and cathodoluminescent properties of Nd doped zinc oxide thin films deposited by reactive chemical pulverization spray pyrolysis technique on heated glass substrates at 450 °C are being reported. The films were characterized by X-ray diffraction (XRD), scanning electron microscopy (SEM), and cathodoluminescent (CL) spectroscopy. We have also used the Generalised Gradient Approximation (GGA)-the Self Interaction Corrected (SIC) to determine Electronic structure and x ray absorption.
Key words: thin film / neodymium / scanning electron microscope / cathodoluminescence / GGA-SIC
© The Authors, published by EDP Sciences, 2020
This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License 4.0, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
Current usage metrics show cumulative count of Article Views (full-text article views including HTML views, PDF and ePub downloads, according to the available data) and Abstracts Views on Vision4Press platform.
Data correspond to usage on the plateform after 2015. The current usage metrics is available 48-96 hours after online publication and is updated daily on week days.
Initial download of the metrics may take a while.