Microfabrication and nanotechnology in manufacturing system - An overview

O. M. Ikumapayi*, E. T. Akinlabi, A. O.M. Adeoye, S. O. Fatoba

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An insight into nanotechnology, microfabrication, and their relevance were explored in this review. A brief history of the emancipation of nanotechnology and their various applications were documented. Microfabrication and its relevance in automobiles and medicine are scripted. A brief overview of photolithography, soft lithography, film deposition, and etching is presented. The evolution of the integrated circuit system and microelectromechanical system (MEMS) are also documented.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)1154-1162
Number of pages9
JournalMaterials Today: Proceedings
Issue number1
Early online date24 Dec 2020
Publication statusPublished - 2021
Externally publishedYes
Event11th International Conference on Materials Processing and Characterization - Indore, India
Duration: 15 Dec 202017 Dec 2020

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