Electroabsorption field imaging between coplanar metal contacts on semi-insulating semiconductor

Nolte, D.D.; Chen, N.P.
January 1996
Applied Physics Letters;1/1/1996, Vol. 68 Issue 1, p72
Academic Journal
Examines the electric field distribution between coplanar gold Schottky contacts using excitomic electroabsorption field imaging. Evidence of large localized enhancements of electric field adjacent to the anode; Effect of inhomogeneous near-contact field profiles on the performance of optoelectric devices; Use of planar contacts on semi-insulating substrates.


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