Accession Number : AD0164080

Title :   Photovoltaic Detector and Method of Manufacture.

Descriptive Note : Patent,

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY WASHINGTON D C

Personal Author(s) : Davis,John L. ; Norr,Marriner K.

Report Date : 06 JAN 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 2

Abstract : The patent describes a method for producing a photovoltaic detector by epitaxially growing from a chemical solution a film of a lead salt, such as lead sulfide, onto a semiconductor substrate, such as germanium or silicon, and thereby forming a radiation sensitive heterojunction and the product thereof.

Descriptors :   (*Infrared detectors, Manufacturing methods), (*Patents, Infrared detectors), Semiconductor devices, Semiconducting films, Epitaxial growth, Lead compounds

Subject Categories : Electrical and Electronic Equipment
      Infrared Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE