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Inorganic Materials

, Volume 41, Issue 3, pp 229–231 | Cite as

Cd1 - xZnxTe crystals for gamma detectors: Evaluation of quality from photoconductivity measurements

  • A. S. Gerasimenko
  • V. K. Komar
  • V. P. Migal
  • D. P. Nalivaiko
  • S. V. Oleinik
  • S. V. Sulima
  • O. N. Chugai
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Abstract

Data are presented on the spectral dependence of steady-state photoconductivity for Cd1 - xZnxTe (x = 0.12–0.15) crystals grown under different conditions. The results indicate that the full width at half maximum of the near-edge photoconductivity peak is sensitive to the state of native structural defects and can be used to assess the quality of Cd1 - xZnxTe crystals and their applicability in high-resolution gamma detectors.

Keywords

Inorganic Chemistry Full Width Structural Defect Half Maximum Spectral Dependence 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • A. S. Gerasimenko
    • 1
  • V. K. Komar
    • 1
  • V. P. Migal
    • 1
  • D. P. Nalivaiko
    • 1
  • S. V. Oleinik
    • 1
  • S. V. Sulima
    • 1
  • O. N. Chugai
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of Single Crystals Science and Technology ConcernNational Academy of Sciences of UkraineKharkovUkraine

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