Si nanocrystals (diameter 2 - 5 nm) were formed by 35 keV Si+ implantation at a fluence of 6x1016 Si/cm2 into a 100 nm thick thermally grown SiO2 film on Si (100), followed by thermal annealing at 1100

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Publisher Pittsburgh: MRS
Editor A. Polman (Albert) , S. Coffa , R. Soref
Brongersma, M.L, Min, K.S, Boer, E, Tambo, T, Polman, A, & Atwater, H.A. (1998). Tailoring the optical properties of Si nanocrystals in SiO2: Materials issues and nanocrystal laser perspectives. In A Polman, S Coffa, & R Soref (Eds.), Materials and Devices for Silicon-Based Optoelectronics : Symposium held December 1-3, 1997, Boston, Massachusetts, U.S.A. (pp. 213–218). Pittsburgh: MRS.