Substrate influence on the initial growth phase of plasma-deposited polymer films

Krasimir Vasilev, Andrew Michelmore, Hans J. Griesser, Robert D. Short

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Abstract

In this communication we demonstrate that in the initial stages of deposition of ultrathin plasma polymer films, both the growth rate and the chemical composition of the films are affected by the nature of the substrate which is an important question surprisingly neglected until now.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)3600-3602
Number of pages3
JournalChemical Communications
Issue number24
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 28 Jun 2009
Externally publishedYes

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