Intense ion beams for surface treatment applications

T. J. Renk, D. J. Johnson, D. Cowell Senft, R. Sorensen, M. O. Thompson, K. S. Grabowski, R. G. Buchheit

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The application of rapid melt and resolidification treatment using intense pulsed ion beams to alloys was investigated. The nature of beam-induced effects was dependent upon the treatment ions. Heavier beam ions produced smoother surface topography compared to proton treatment.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)212
Number of pages1
JournalIEEE International Conference on Plasma Science
StatePublished - 1998
EventProceedings of the 1998 IEEE International Conference on Plasma Science - Raleigh, NC, USA
Duration: Jun 1 1998Jun 4 1998

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Atomic and Molecular Physics, and Optics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering


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