Dislocation-Based Silicon Light Emitting Devices
Silicon is by far the most commonly used and preferred semiconductor for the electronics industry, not least because of the much lower cost that results from, for example, cheaper substrates and the savings involved by the use of ultra large scale integration (ULSI) technology. Silicon’s main disadvantage is its inability to act as an efficient light emitter due to the indirect nature of the band gap.
KeywordsDislocation Loop Thermal Quenching Silicon Lattice Electro Luminescence Ultra Large Scale Integration
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