Monte Carlo Simulation of Electron Transport in PbTe

  • V. Palankovski
  • M. Wagner
  • W. Heiss
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Part of the Springer Proceedings in Physics book series (SPPHY, volume 119)


A Monte Carlo (MC) technique is employed to investigate stationary electron transport in lead telluride (PbTe). Results for electron mobility as a function of lattice temperature, free carrier concentration, and electric field are compared with experimental data and the few available other Monte Carlo simulation results.


Monte Carlo Free Carrier Concentration Electron Drift Velocity Monte Carlo Simulation Result Lead Telluride 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • V. Palankovski
    • 1
  • M. Wagner
    • 1
  • W. Heiss
    • 2
  1. 1.Advanced Materials and Device Analysis Group, IuETU ViennaAustria
  2. 2.Inst. for Semiconductor and Solid-State PhysicsUniversity LinzAustria

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