Semiconductors

, Volume 52, Issue 1, pp 41–43 | Cite as

Mechanism of the Semiconductor–Metal Phase Transition in Sm1–xGd x S Thin Films

  • V. V. Kaminsky
  • S. M. Soloviev
  • G. D. Khavrov
  • N. V. Sharenkova
Surfaces, Interfaces, and Thin Films
  • 4 Downloads

Abstract

The influence of the Gd content on the semiconductor–metal phase transition in polycrystalline Sm1–xGd x S thin films produced by the flash evaporation of a powder in vacuum is studied. It is shown that the basic factor of the physical mechanism of the phase transition is compression of the film material. It is established that the films retain their semiconductor properties only up to a Gd content of x = 0.12.

Preview

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

Unable to display preview. Download preview PDF.

References

  1. 1.
    V. A. Ivanov, V. V. Kaminskii, and N. N. Stepanov, Nauch. Priborostroen. 24, 77 (2014).Google Scholar
  2. 2.
    V. V. Kaminskii, S. M. Solov’ev, A. V. Golubkov, and N. M. Volodin, RF Patent No. 110472.Google Scholar
  3. 3.
    I. A. Smirnov and V. S. Oskotskii, Sov. Phys. Usp. 21, 117 (1978).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  4. 4.
    V. V. Kaminskii, N. M. Volodin, S. M. Solov’ev, Yu. N. Mishin, and N. V. Sharenkova, Vestn. NPO im. S. A. Lavochkina, No. 2, 26 (2013).Google Scholar
  5. 5.
    S. V. Pogarev, I. N. Kulikova, E. V. Goncharova, M. N. Romanova, L. D. Finkel’shtein, N. N. Efremova, T. B. Zhukova, K. Gartsman, and I. A. Smirnov, Sov. Phys. Solid State 23, 245 (1981).Google Scholar
  6. 6.
    N. V. Sharenkova, V. V. Kaminskii, and S. N. Petrov, Tech. Phys. 56, 1363 (2011).CrossRefGoogle Scholar
  7. 7.
    N. V. Sharenkova, V. V. Kaminskii, A. V. Golubkov, L. N. Vasil’ev, and G. A. Kamenskaya, Phys. Solid State 47, 622 (2005).ADSCrossRefGoogle Scholar
  8. 8.
    A. Jayaraman, P. D. Dernier, and L. D. Longinotti, High Temp. High Press. 7, 1 (1975).Google Scholar
  9. 9.
    S. I. Grebinskii, V. V. Kaminskii, A. V. Ryabov, and N. N. Stepanov, Fiz. Tekh. Vys. Davl. 16, 22 (1984).Google Scholar

Copyright information

© Pleiades Publishing, Ltd. 2018

Authors and Affiliations

  • V. V. Kaminsky
    • 1
  • S. M. Soloviev
    • 1
  • G. D. Khavrov
    • 1
  • N. V. Sharenkova
    • 1
  1. 1.Ioffe InstituteSt. PetersburgRussia

Personalised recommendations