Self-stabilization of the multiplication factor in blocked impurity band photodetectors

Shadrin, V.D.; Coon, V.T.
July 1993
Applied Physics Letters;7/5/1993, Vol. 63 Issue 1, p75
Academic Journal
Examines the self-stabilization of electron multiplication factor (M) in blocked impurity band (BIB) infrared photodetectors. Dependence of M on bias voltage V[sub B]; Effect of V[sub B] on M and on the energy of electrons; Presence of an electric field and electron current in the neutral region of BIB.


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