Organization of Sample Names
Table 1: Combination of Catalysts and Substrate
Combination Name
Target
Substrate
Shadow Mask (Y/N)
MA1
Stainless Steel
Silicon Wafer
N
MA2
Stainless Steel
SiC
Y/N
MA3
Stainless Steel
Silicon Wafer
Y/N
MA4
Stainless Steel
Silicon Wafer
Y/N
MA5
Stainless Steel
Silicon Wafer
Y/N
Table 2: Annealing Conditions
Combination Name
Ann. Temp oC
Ann.Duration (hrs)
Program
Used Nb
MA1
753
2
Ramp @ 400oC/hr
N
MA2
800
2
Ramp @ 400oC/hr
N
MA3
1200
2
Ramp @ 300oC/hr
N
MA4
      Y
MA5
      Y
         
Catalyst & Carbon Nanotube Data and Oberservations
Sample Name
Sample Image
Observations
S101007AN30MA2
SEM image of one of the small catalysts after it annealed at 800 oC for 2 hours
S101007AN30MA2
SEM image of one of the larger catalysts after annealing
S101007UN30MA2
SEM image of the larger catalysts before it was annealed
S101007UN30MA2
Optical microscope images of the larger catalyst before annealing
S101007AN30MA2
Optical microscope images of the larger catalyst after annealing