InAlGaAs impact ionization rates in bulk, superlattice, and sawtooth band structures

Tsuji, Masayoshi; Makita, Kikuo
December 1994
Applied Physics Letters;12/19/1994, Vol. 65 Issue 25, p3248
Academic Journal
Examines the impact ionization rates in bulk, superlattices and sawtooth band structure in InAlGaAs using photomultiplication measurements. Ionization rate ratios for the structures in an electric field of 470 kilo Volt/centimeter; Comparison of the electron impact ionization of the structures; Rationale for the differing ionization rates of structures.


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