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      Zinc oxide films; spray pyrolysis; transparent conducting films

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      Zinc oxide thin films were prepared on glass substrates from an aqueous solution of zinc acetate by spray pyrolysis. These films were characterized using X-ray diffraction, scanning electron microscopy and optical transmission. The films were highly transparent to the visible radiation and electrically conductive. Films deposited at optimum conditions exhibited a resistivity of 3·15×10−3 Ωm along with a transmittance of 98% at 550 nm.

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      Benny Joseph1 2 K G Gopchandran1 P K Manoj1 Peter Koshy1 2 V K Vaidyan1 3

      1. Department of Physics, University of Kerala, Trivandrum - 695 581, India
      2. Department of Physics, St. Joseph’s College, Calicut - 673 008, India
      3. Regional Research Laboratory, Pappanamcode, Trivandrum - 695 019, India
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