TITLE

Noise gain and operating temperature of quantum well infrared photodetectors

AUTHOR(S)
Liu, H.C.
PUB. DATE
November 1992
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;11/30/1992, Vol. 61 Issue 22, p2703
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Compares the noise gain associated with dark current and photoconductive gain in quantum well infrared photodetectors. Basis for the theoretical model; Empirical expression of electron escape probability; Factors attributed to the achievement of background limited infrared performance.
ACCESSION #
4289418

 

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