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Advances in Materials Science and Engineering
Volume 2013 (2013), Article ID 506549, 3 pages
The Effect of Deposition Rate on Morphology and Structural Properties of Carbon-Nickel Composite Films
1Department of Physics, Razi University, Kermanshah 67149-67346, Iran
2Plasma Physics Research Center, Science and Research Branch, Islamic Azad University, Tehran, Iran
Received 2 June 2013; Accepted 22 July 2013
Academic Editor: Mahmood Ghoranneviss
Copyright © 2013 Smohammad Elahi et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.
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