Unexpected dynamics for self-interstitial clusters in silicon

S. K. Estreicher, M. Gharaibeh, P. A. Fedders, Pablo Ordejón

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The diffusion of the di-interstitial (I2) and one of the tri-interstitial (I3a) clusters in crystalline silicon was examined. It was shown that the clusters could dominate the precipitation I's under conditions of supersaturation.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1247-1250
Number of pages4
JournalPhysical Review Letters
Issue number7
StatePublished - Feb 12 2001


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