Effect of Thermal Annealing on the Optical Properties of AgO Thin Films
American Journal of Nano Research and Applications
Volume 6, Issue 4, December 2018, Pages: 67-69
Received: Nov. 7, 2018;
Accepted: Feb. 18, 2019;
Published: Mar. 7, 2019
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Rawia Abd Elgani, Department of Physics, College of Science Sudan University of Science and Technology, Khartoum, Sudan
Abdelnabi Ali Elamin, Department of Physics, Faculty of Science and Technology, Omdurman Islamic University, Omdurman, Sudan
Ali Sulaiman Mohamed, Department of Physics, Faculty of Science and Technology, Omdurman Islamic University, Omdurman, Sudan
Amel Abdallah Ahmed Elfaki, Department of Physics, College of Science Sudan University of Science and Technology, Khartoum, Sudan
Abdelsakh Suleman Mohamed, Department of Laser Physics, Faculty of Science Meteorology, Alneleen University, Khartoum, Sudan
Nafisa Bader Eldeen, Department of Physics, College of Science Sudan University of Science and Technology, Khartoum, Sudan
Bashir Elhaj Ahamed, Department of Physics, Faculty of Science and Technology, Omdurman Islamic University, Omdurman, Sudan
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The aim of this work to study the effect of the thermal annealing at(100, 150 and 200°C) on the optical properties of Ag O thin films. The samples were prepared on glass slides by chemical spray pyrolysis at 50°C.The optical characteristics such as absorption coefficient, optical energy gap, extinction coefficient and refractive index were investigated by UV/V spectrophotometer in the wavelength range (380 – 500)nm. From reults show that the optical energy (Eg) values was decreased from (2.574) eV to (2.558) eV when the thermal annealed degree decreased from (200°C) to (100°C). Whereas the maximum value of the refractive index (n) for all thin films were given about (2.164). Also the extinction coefficient (K) and the real and imaginary dielectric constants. The results indicate the films have good characteristics for optoelectronic applications.
Spray Pyrolysis, Optical Properties, Thin Films, AgO
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Rawia Abd Elgani,
Abdelnabi Ali Elamin,
Ali Sulaiman Mohamed,
Amel Abdallah Ahmed Elfaki,
Abdelsakh Suleman Mohamed,
Nafisa Bader Eldeen,
Bashir Elhaj Ahamed,
Effect of Thermal Annealing on the Optical Properties of AgO Thin Films, American Journal of Nano Research and Applications.
Vol. 6, No. 4,
2018, pp. 67-69.
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