InAs Quantum Hot Electron Transistor

  • T. Daoud
  • J. Devenson
  • A. N. Baranov
  • R. Teissier
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Physics book series (SPPHY, volume 119)

Abstract

We report in this paper the conception and first characterizations of a Quantum Hot Electron Transistor, an innovative transistor design based on the concept of hot electron transistor and made of InAs/AlSb heterostructures, that has the potential to operate at very high frequency.

Keywords

GaAs 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • T. Daoud
    • 1
  • J. Devenson
    • 1
  • A. N. Baranov
    • 1
  • R. Teissier
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut d’Électronique du SudUniversité Montpellier 2 / CNRSMontpellierFrance

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