Examines the new range of nanolithographic and patterning techniques as well as their industrial applications
Considers ways of forming and modifying surfaces for patterning
Provides information on specific patterning techniques such as soft lithography, use of nanostencils, and inkjet printing
Discusses prototyping and the manufacture of particular devices
Features contributions from a team of distinguished experts
Nanolithography and Patterning Techniques in Microelectronics examines the new range of techniques that have made it possible to develop complex patterns at the nanoscale and explores their industrial applications. This book considers ways of forming and modifying surfaces for patterning and provides information on specific patterning techniques such as soft lithography, ion beam patterning, use of nanostencils, photolithography, and inkjet printing. It also discusses prototyping and the manufacture of particular devices. With a distinguished team of contributors, this is an ideal reference for researchers and professionals using advanced polymers in such areas as microelectronics and biomedical devices.
Table of Contents
Block Copolymer Nanolithography. Surface-induced Structure Formation of Polymer Blends. Rapid Prototyping of Functional Microfabricated Devices by Soft Lithography. Chemomechanical Surface Modification of Materials for Patterning. Patterning of Confined Polymer Thin Films. Ion Beam Patterning. Nanofabrication by Shadow Deposition Through Nanostencils. Photolithography Beyond the Diffraction Limit. Inkjet Printing as a Tool in Manufacture and Instrumentation. Actuators and Patterns for Microfluidic Control. Manipulation of Biomolecules and Reactions. Nonlithographic Patterning: Application of Inkjet Printing in Organic-based Devices. High-resolution Printing Techniques for Plastic Electronics.