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New Directions in Terahertz Technology

  • J. M. Chamberlain
  • R. E. Miles

Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSE, volume 334)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xiii
  2. Background and Introduction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. J. M. Chamberlain, R. E. Miles, C. E. Collins, D. P. Steenson
      Pages 3-27
    3. N. J. Cronin
      Pages 29-51
    4. G. Beaudin, P. J. Encrenaz
      Pages 53-62
  3. Device Update

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 79-79
    2. C. van Hoof, J. Genoe, S. Brebels, PH. Pieters, E. Beyne, G. Borghs
      Pages 81-95
    3. H. P. Röser, H.-W. Hübers
      Pages 119-125
    4. P. Harrison
      Pages 127-133
    5. W. S. Truscott
      Pages 135-142
    6. M. H. Kwakernaak, D. Erni, H. Sigg
      Pages 143-153
    7. D. Lippens
      Pages 155-162
    8. W. TH. Wenckebach
      Pages 163-171
  4. Integration

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 173-173
    2. C. M. Mann
      Pages 175-181
    3. C. M. Mann
      Pages 183-191
    4. D. Lippens
      Pages 193-201
    5. D. B. Rutledge
      Pages 221-226
  5. Applications

  6. Lightwave/Terahertz Interaction

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 341-341
    2. H. R. Fetterman
      Pages 343-358
    3. H. G. Roskos, T. Pfeifer, H.-M. Heiliger, T. Löffler, H. Kurz
      Pages 359-367
    4. H. G. Roskos, T. Pfeifer, H.-M. Heiliger, T. Löffler, H. Kurz
      Pages 369-375
    5. C. N. Ironside, S. G. McMeekin
      Pages 377-383
    6. C. N. Ironside, S. D. McDougall, E. A. Avrutin, J. F. Martins-Filho
      Pages 385-391
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 393-424

About this book

Introduction

A detailed study of the science, engineering and applications of terahertz technology, based on room-temperature solid-state devices, which are seen as the key technology for wider applications in this frequency range. The relative merits of electronic and optical devices are discussed and new device principles identified. Issues of terahertz circuit design, implementation and measurement are complemented by chapters on current and future applications in communications, sensing and remote surveillance.
Audience: The unique coverage of all aspects of terahertz technology will appeal to both new and established workers in the field, as well as providing a survey for the interested reader.

Keywords

Diode Modulation Signal astronomy communication communication systems imaging laser optical devices optoelectronic devices quantum mechanics semiconductor

Editors and affiliations

  • J. M. Chamberlain
    • 1
  • R. E. Miles
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of PhysicsThe University of NottinghamNottinghamGreat Britain
  2. 2.Department of Electronic & Electrical EngineeringThe University of LeedsLeedsGreat Britain

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-94-011-5760-5
  • Copyright Information Springer Science+Business Media B.V. 1997
  • Publisher Name Springer, Dordrecht
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-0-7923-4537-4
  • Online ISBN 978-94-011-5760-5
  • Series Print ISSN 0168-132X
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