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Study of the Au Schottky contact formation on oxygen plasma treated -type (101) thin films
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AFM images of (a) as-deposited and (b) .

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characteristics determined for as-deposited (open circles), (open triangles), and (solid squares) with Au contacts.

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Surface charge profile and dielectric dispersions of films obtained by measurements. (triangles) and (squares) with Au contacts.

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XPS of (a) Sn and (b) O from a film (; the surface-sensitive angle). Solid lines and open circles show spectra and sum-fitted curves, respectively. Dashed lines are fitted curves for each bond: , , , O–OH, and .

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(a) Measurement angle dependence of XPS intensity ratios of and . Circles, triangles, and squares refer to as-deposited, , and , respectively. (b) Schematic illustrations of plasma treated film surface structures.

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Measurement angle dependence of the chemical state of the Sn core level. Circles, triangles, and squares refer to as-deposited, , and , respectively.s

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Valence band photoemission spectra for (a) as-deposited, (b) , and (c) .

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Plasma treatment time dependence of VBMs (solid squares) and (open squares) of films.

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Schematic energy level diagrams for an (a) ideal interface prior to contacting, (b) Au contact on an as-deposited film, and (c) Au contact on a plasma treated film. : Fermi level of metal (Au), : Fermi level of , : conduction band, : valence band, : band gap, : metal work function of Au, : electron affinity of , Sn : core level for Sn , and : SBH of the Au contact to the plasma treated films (0.58–0.60 eV).


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Scitation: Study of the Au Schottky contact formation on oxygen plasma treated n-type SnO2 (101) thin films