Laboratoryof Materials System

Department of Materials Science and Engineering, National Defense Academy

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Professor: Dr. Yoshihisa Watanabe
Professor: Dr. Nobuaki Kitazawa
Associate Professor: Ph.D. Masami Aono





l       HydrogenatedAmorphous Carbon (a-C:H) and Diamond Films Grown by Chemical Vapor DepositionMethod

l       Synthesisof Nitride (Al-N and C-N) Films by Vapor Deposition Methods and Their Optical,Electrical and Mechanical Properties

l       Nano-scaleCharacterization of Thin Films by Atomic Force Microscopy

l       OptoelectronicProperties of Low-Dimensional Materials with Quantum Functions


(1) PreparationFRF Plasma and HotFilament CVD, Ion Beam Assisted Vapor Deposition (common use), Spin Coater,Electronic Furnace

(2)Characterization: FE-SEM, FE-TEM, XPS, Raman (common use), SEM, AFM, XRD, DTA,Optical Absorption/Luminescence, Nano Indentation