Correlation between fracture characteristics and valence electron concentration of sputtered Hf-C-N based thin films

Thomas Glechner, S. Lang, R. Hahn, Markus Alfreider, Vincent Moraes, Daniel Primetzhofer, Jürgen Ramm, S. Kolozsvári, Daniel Kiener, Helmut Riedl

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Original languageEnglish
Article number126212
Number of pages8
JournalSurface and Coatings Technology
Issue number15 October
Publication statusPublished - 19 Jul 2020


  • Fracture resistance
  • Hf-C-N
  • Non-metal alloying
  • Thermal stability
  • Valence electron concentration

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