Contents of JSA Vol.20 No.3 (2014) 154 - 237

Proceedings of the 6th International Symposium on Practical Surface Analysis (PSA-13)
November 10-15, 2013, Okinawa convention center, Okinawa, Japan


Practical results and universal truths in surface analysis

Prenary Lecture

New Data Resources and Applications for AES and XPS (Invited)

Standardization and pre-standardization

Repeatability of Spectral Intensity Using an Auger Electron Spectroscopy Instrument Equipped with a Cylindrical Mirror Analyzer

Data analysis and treatment

Estimation of IMFP except for a constant factor using only XPS background-optimized peak intensities and cross sections

Novel techniques and instrumentations

Characteristics of Charged Droplet Beams Produced from Vacuum Electrospray (Invited)
Evaluation of Detection Efficiency of Atom Probe Tomography
Direct Depth Measurement Tool of High Aspect Ratio Via-Hole for Three-Dimensional Stacked Devices

Activities of SASJ Working Group

Analysis of TOF-SIMS spectra using quaternary ammonium ions for mass scale calibration

Applications I (semiconductor, ceramic, metal, etc.)

Identifying of boron in FSW steel samples through SIMS technology (Invited)
Excess Volume in Grain Boundary Segregation
Comparative Study on Nondestructive and Destructive Meth-ods of Evaluating Thicknesses of Hot-dip Galvanized Coatings
Depth Analysis of Ta/NiFe/Ta/CoFeB/Ta/NiFe Multilayer Thin Films: Comparison of Atom Probe Tomography and Auger Electron Spectroscopy
Reduced Preferential Sputtering of TiO2 using Massive Argon Clusters

Applications II (bio, organic, composite, etc.)

Degradation of organic silane monolayers on silicon wafer during XPS measurement
A Synchrotron Radiation Photoelectron Spectroscopic Study on the Oxidation of Si in Diamond-like Carbon Film by Hyperthermal O-atom Beam
Mechanism of hologram formation on glass surface by recording technique with corona discharge
Study on interaction between phosphatidylcholine(PC) liposome and gold nanoparticles by TEM observation

Member of the Committee of PSA-13