MBE Blog Contents Page

All a complete list of all articles in chronological order

Main MBE articles

MBE Dreams a “what if” forum exploring possibilities for future/better MBE systems
MBE Facility Setup considerations for new groups and improvements for existing groups
MBE Maintenance cycle ways of making maintenance less painful and all the little tasks involved
MBE Post bake tasks all the steps to get an MBE system ready to grow swiftly after a bakeout
MBE First sample how to grow your first ever sample on a new MBE system
MBE Research Methodology considerations and advice on conducting and publishing research
MBE Fundamental principles MBE flux, growth rate and temperature basics
MBE Calibration samples a list of calibration structures to check the quality of your material
MBE Equipment a brief description of useful MBE equipment
MBE Design and Build how to build some useful MBE ancillary hardware
MBE Post growth calibration discussion related to post-growth calibration techniques

Research related articles

Research highlights A chronological summary of each published research article highlighting the key results and conclusions
Bismides some useful topics pertaining to the growth of Bismuth containing III-V compounds
Lattice matching some useful topics pertaining to lattice matching III-V compounds
Nanowires some useful topics pertaining to III-V NW growth on Si(111) substrates

Other articles

MBE Install: A case study a step-by-step log of the install of a Riber 32P system
MBE Operator: A case study a week in the life of an MBE operator