Profit from Heterostructure Engineering

  • G. J. Rees
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (NSSB, volume 189)

Abstract

Several semiconductor devices employing heterojunctions and microstructures are now either on the market, incorporated in systems or are soon likely to be so. In this note we examine the contribution of applied physics and modelling to the understanding and design of these devices, highlighting successes and failures and areas where further work is desirable.

Keywords

Auger Recombination Avalanche Photodiode Bipolar Heterojunction Transistor Drain Bias Valence Band Structure 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1989

Authors and Affiliations

  • G. J. Rees
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  1. 1.Plessey Research and TechnologyCaswell, Towcester, NorthantsUK

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