Skip to main content Accessibility help
×
Home

Processing of Y1Ba2Cu3O7−x Superconducting Thin Films on GaAs Substrates with Double Buffer Layers

  • Sang Yeol Lee (a1), Quanxi Jia (a1), Wayne A. Anderson (a1) and David T. Shaw (a1)

Abstract

High temperature superconducting Y1Ba2Cu3O7−x(YBCO) thin films have been grown on GaAs substrates by in situ laser deposition with a double buffer layer of yttrium-stabilized ZrO2(YSZ)/Si3N4. A barrier layer using a combination of YSZ/Si3N4 was used to grow high quality YBCO thin films without the degradation of the GaAs during YBCO film deposition. Strongly c-axis oriented superconducting YBCO thin films with a zero resistance temperature of 85.5 K and a critical current density of 1.9×103 A/cm2 at 77 K have been obtained. The electrical properties of the YBCO thin films were mainly dependent on YSZ buffer layer deposition condition.

Copyright

References

Hide All
1. Rao, M. R., Tarsa, E. J., Samoska, L. A., English, J. H., Gossard, A. C., Kroemer, H., Petroff, P. M., and Hu, E. L., Appl. Phys. Lett. 56, 1905(1990).
2. Kellett, B. J., Gauzzi, A., James, J. H., Dwir, B., Pavuna, D., and Reinhart, F. K., Appl. Phys. Lett. 57, 2588 (1990).
3. Molarius, J. M., Kolawa, E., Morishita, K., Nicolet, M. A., Tandon, J. L., Leavitt, J. A., and Mclntyre, L. C. Jr, J. Electrochem. Soc. 138, 834(1991).
4. Fork, D. K., Fenner, D. B., Barton, R. W., Phillips, J. M., Connel, G. A. N., Boyce, J. B., and Geballe, T. H., Appl. Phys. Lett. 57, 1161 (1990).
5. Tiwari, P., Kanetkar, S. M., Sharan, S., and Narayan, J., Appl. Phys. Lett. 57, 1578 (1990)
6. Sydor, M., Angelo, J., Mitchel, W., Haas, T. W., and Yen, M. Y., J. Appl. Phys. 66, 156 (1989)
7. Pollak, F. H. and Shen, H., J. Electron. Mater. 19, 399 (1990)
8. Sydor, M., Angelo, J., Wilson, J. J., Mitchel, W. C., and Yen, M. Y., Phys. Rev. B40, 8473 (1989)

Metrics

Full text views

Total number of HTML views: 0
Total number of PDF views: 0 *
Loading metrics...

Abstract views

Total abstract views: 0 *
Loading metrics...

* Views captured on Cambridge Core between <date>. This data will be updated every 24 hours.

Usage data cannot currently be displayed