Photodetector for microwave signals based on the synchronous drift of photogenerated carriers

Dolfi, D.; Merlet, Th.
December 1994
Applied Physics Letters;12/5/1994, Vol. 65 Issue 23, p2931
Academic Journal
Presents the principle of a photodetector based on the synchronous drift in a semiconductor of photogenerated carriers with a moving interference pattern. Provision of a large detection volume; Demonstration of the principle in gallium arsenide layer; Study on the evolution of the detected signal.


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