"Laser processing of functional materials"


Contract no. 70-CPI / 2007

Project Director: Dr. Maria Dinescu

CO: Institutul National pentru Fizica Laserilor, Plasmei si Radiatiei

The value of the contract: 1.868.850 lei


The general objectives of the project consist in achieving an ensemble of equipment which allows carrying out complex deposition studies and complementary characterization of micron and nano-sized organic structures of rare earth in oxide and polymer matrix.


Stage I - 14.12.2007

Documentation and literature studies regarding the LIFT technique applicable to different materials (click for the summary of Stage I)


Stage II - 01.12.2008

Realization of polymeric and oxide structures by LIFT (click for the summary of Stage II)


Stage III - 30.09.2009

Fabrication of organo-metallic polymeric heterostructures and their processing by LIFT using ns lasers (click for the summary of Stage III)


Purchased equipment: (click for detailed information)

1) Secondary Ion Mass Spectrometer SIMS

2) ArF excimer laser


3) Mass spectrometer


4) Accessories for the Atomic Force Microscope Liquid head for cells



Liquid cell

Liquid probehand








5) Matrix Assisted Pulsed Laser Evaporation (MAPLE) system


6) Computers