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Semiconductor Optoelectronic Devices, Second Edition
Author: Bhattacharya, Pallab

Cover: Soft cover
Pages: 613
List Price: $94.67
Published by Prentice Hall
Date Published: 08/1996
ISBN: 0134956567

Table of Contents

1. Elemental and Compound Semiconductors.
2. Electronic Properties of Semiconductors.
3. Optical Processes in Semiconductors.
4. Junction Theory.
5. Light Emitting Diodes.
6. Lasers: Operating Principles.
7. Lasers: Structures and Properties.
8. Photodetectors.
9. Special Detection Schemes.
10. Solar Cells.
11. Optoelectronic Modulation and Switching Devices.
12. Optoelectronic Integrated Circuits.
13. Lightwave Networks.
List of Symbols.


1. Important Properties of Common Semiconductors.
2. Dispersion Relation of a Diatomic Lattice.
3. The Fermi Integral and Carrier Concentration in Degenerate Semiconductors.
4. Transition Probability of an Allowed Direct Transition.
5. The Kramers-Kronig Relations.
6. Radiation Density and Photon Density.
7. Parameters for Uniformly Doped Abrupt GaAs Junction at 300K.
8. Confined Modes in a Slab Waveguide.
9. Mode Cut-Off Conditions in Symmetric and Asymmetric Planar Slab Waveguides.
10. Calculation of Cladding Layer Thickness of Heterostructure Laser.
11. Oscillation Condition and Threshold Gain of Distributed Feedback Laser.
12. Vertical Cavity Surface Emitting Laser.
13. Large-Signal Solution to Carrier and Photon Rate Equations.
14. Carrier Excess Noise Factors.
15. Optical Gain of a Phototransistor.
16. Signal-to-Noise Ratio in Balanced Detection System.
17. Electroabsorption in Biaxially Strained Quantum Wells.
18. Refractive Indices in Multilayered Materials.
19. Digital Receiver Sensitivity.
20. Power Flow in Dual-Channel Directional Coupler.