Accession Number : AD0782061

Title :   Research on Lead-Tin-Telluride Infrared Emitters and Detectors.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Jun 72-15 Mar 74,

Corporate Author : CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY COLL OF ENGINEERING

Personal Author(s) : Oldham,W. G.

Report Date : MAR 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 21

Abstract : A program to develop practical widely tunable infrared lasers was begun. A Pb/p-type PbTe Schottky barrier technology for junction fabrication was developed. The process requirements for reproducible junctions were established. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *Tunable lasers, *Infrared lasers, *Semiconductor lasers, *Infrared detectors, Semiconductor junctions, Band theory of solids, Schottky barrier devices, Lead compounds, Tin compounds, Tellurides, Cryogenics

Subject Categories : Lasers and Masers
      Infrared Detection and Detectors

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE