Nano Veil

Nano Veil, Oksana Yurkevich

These micro "mountains" on the SEM image are the crystalline planes of zinc oxide, which growth originated from the material reservoirs hidden in the bulk of a substrate. While growing, the Zn0 structures stretched the protective film on the surface, making it looks like a blanket.

This image is the winner of the 2022 "Nano in beauty" photo contest organized by the PhD Committee of nanoGUNE. 

Image taken by Oksana Yurkevich


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