8. Growth Mechanisms and Properties of Hydrothermal ZnO

  1. Cole W. Litton6,
  2. Donald C. Reynolds6,7 and
  3. Thomas C. Collins8
  1. M. J. Callahan1,2,
  2. Dirk Ehrentraut3,
  3. M. N. Alexander4 and
  4. Buguo Wang5

Published Online: 28 MAR 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9781119991038.ch8

Zinc Oxide Materials for Electronic and Optoelectronic Device Applications

Zinc Oxide Materials for Electronic and Optoelectronic Device Applications

How to Cite

Callahan, M. J., Ehrentraut, D., Alexander, M. N. and Wang, B. (2011) Growth Mechanisms and Properties of Hydrothermal ZnO, in Zinc Oxide Materials for Electronic and Optoelectronic Device Applications (eds C. W. Litton, D. C. Reynolds and T. C. Collins), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781119991038.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 6

    Air Force Research Laboratory, Wright-Patterson Air Force Base, OH, USA

  2. 7

    Wright State University, Dayton, OH, USA

  3. 8

    Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Teleos Solar, Hanson, MA, USA

  2. 2

    Air Force Research Laboratory, Hanscom AFB, MA, USA

  3. 3

    Institute of Materials Research (IMR), Tohoku University, Aoba-ku, Sendai, Japan

  4. 4

    Air Force Research Laboratory, Sensors Directorate, Hanscom AFB, MA, USA

  5. 5

    Solid State Scientific Inc., Nashua, NH, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 MAR 2011
  2. Published Print: 25 MAR 2011

Book Series:

  1. Wiley Series in Materials for Electronic and Optoelectronic Applications

Book Series Editors:

  1. Peter Capper9,
  2. Safa Kasap10 and
  3. Arthur Willoughby11

Series Editor Information

  1. 9

    SELEX Galileo Infrared Ltd, Southampton, UK

  2. 10

    University of Saskatchewan, Canada

  3. 11

    University of Southampton, UK

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470519714

Online ISBN: 9781119991038

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Keywords:

  • Thermodynamics of Hydrothermal Growth of ZnO;
  • Hydrothermal Growth Techniques;
  • Growth Kinetics of Hydrothermal ZnO;
  • Properties of Bulk Hydrothermal ZnO;
  • zinc oxide (ZnO);
  • light-emitting diodes (LEDs);
  • Synchrotron white-beam X-ray topography (SWBXT);
  • chemical-mechanical polishing (CMP)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Overview of Hydrothermal Solution Growth

  • Thermodynamics of Hydrothermal Growth of ZnO

  • Hydrothermal Growth Techniques

  • Growth Kinetics of Hydrothermal ZnO

  • Properties of Bulk Hydrothermal ZnO

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgements

  • References