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Resonant Tunneling Devices and Optoelectronic Ge/Si Superlattice Structures

  • S. Luryi
  • F. Capasso
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Series in Solid-State Sciences book series (SSSOL, volume 67)

Abstract

This paper will review two classes of semiconductor devices: (1) resonant-tunneling diodes and transistors, and (2) infrared detectors on a silicon chip. The only connection between these topics is that both classes of devices employ heterojunctions.

Keywords

Alloy Layer Resonant Tunneling Negative Differential Resistance Infrared Photodetector Drain Contact 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • S. Luryi
    • 1
  • F. Capasso
    • 1
  1. 1.AT & T Bell LaboratoriesMurray HillUSA

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