Comparison of the structural and chemical composition of two unique micro/nanostructures produced by femtosecond laser interactions on nickel

  title={Comparison of the structural and chemical composition of two unique micro/nanostructures produced by femtosecond laser interactions on nickel},
  author={Craig Zuhlke and Troy P. Anderson and Dennis R. Alexander},
  journal={Applied Physics Letters},
The structural and chemical composition of two unique microstructures formed on nickel, with nanoscale features, produced using femtosecond laser surface processing (FLSP) techniques is reported in this paper. These two surface morphologies, termed mounds and nanoparticle-covered pyramids, are part of a larger class of self-organized micro/nanostructured surfaces formed using FLSP. Cross-sections of the structures produced using focused ion beam milling techniques were analyzed with a… 

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