Laser-assisted formation of metallic oxide microtubes

László Nánai, Thomas F. George

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The fabrication of metallic oxide microtubes is possible directly, without any support structure, by continuous wave infrared laser-assisted oxidation of the metal in air. The particular case presented is the growth of tube-like vanadium pentoxide microcrystals grown in our laboratories.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)283-284
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Materials Research
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1 1997


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Materials Science(all)
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Mechanics of Materials
  • Mechanical Engineering

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