Organic Molecular Beam Deposition in Ultra-high Vacuum
Project Description

Organic Molecular Beam Deposition is a widely-used technique in preparing organic thin films. The project aims at investigating the thermal properties of various organic molecules by means of organic molecular beam Deposition.

Supervisor
LIN Nian
Quota
2
Course type
UROP1000
UROP1100
UROP2100
Applicant's Roles

The students will operate ultra-high vacuum apparatus including vacuum pumps and organic molecular beam evaporators to study the thermal sublimation of different organic molecules and measure the UV absorption spectra of the evaporated molecules.

Applicant's Learning Objectives

To learn ultra-high vacuum techniques.
To operate organic molecular beam evaporator.
To measure and interpret UV absorption data.

Complexity of the project
Moderate