The Micro TIE Fighter

Year: 
2018
Ranking: 
Entrant
Artist: 
Brandon Isaac (Graduate Student)
Department: 
Materials
Lab: 
Klamkin/Coldren Lab

Description

Semiconductor diode fabrication gone wrong.  The crystal orientation dependence of InP etching with hydrochloric acid led to exposed crystal facets that mimic Darth Vader's TIE Fighter.

CSEP CNSI Schuller Lab UCSB