TITLE

Addition of aluminum to solution processed conductive indium tin oxide thin film for an oxide thin film transistor

AUTHOR(S)
Jeon, J. H.; Hwang, Y. H.; Bae, B. S.; Kwon, H. L.; Kang, H. J.
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;5/24/2010, Vol. 96 Issue 21, p212109
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Aluminum was added to a solution-processed conductive indium tin oxide thin film to be optimized as a channel layer for a thin film transistor (TFT). The conductive crystalline thin film becomes an amorphous semiconductor as the band gap enlarges with increasing Al content. Also, systematic variation in TFT characteristics was observed clearly, displaying transformation to a semiconductor. At the final composition of (Al2O3)0.3(In2O3)0.6(SnO2)0.1, the film channel layer exhibits a high mobility of 13.3 cm2 V-1 s-1, a high on-to-off ratio of 107 and a low subthreshold swing of 1.01 V/dec.
ACCESSION #
51059244

 

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