TITLE

Impact ionization coefficients in (111) InP

AUTHOR(S)
Tabatabaie, N.; Robbins, V. M.; Pan, N.; Stillman, G. E.
PUB. DATE
January 1985
SOURCE
Applied Physics Letters;1/15/1985, Vol. 46 Issue 2, p182
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
High quality avalanche photodetectors with optical access to both sides of the junction have been fabricated in (111) InP. Impact ionization measurements were performed on these devices yielding the ionization coefficients for electrons and holes along <111>. The results are similar to the measured values in the <100> direction indicating that the ionization coefficients are isotropic.
ACCESSION #
9817041

 

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