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Gallium-Nitride (GaN) II - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780127521664, 9780080864556

Gallium-Nitride (GaN) II, Volume 57

1st Edition

Serial Editors: Robert Willardson Eicke Weber
Serial Volume Editors: Theodore Moustakas Jacques Pankove
eBook ISBN: 9780080864556
Hardcover ISBN: 9780127521664
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 16th October 1998
Page Count: 489
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Table of Contents

List of Contributors. R.J. Molnar, Hydride Vaper Phase Epitaxial Growth of III-V Nitrides. T.D. Moustakas, Growth of III-V Nitrides by MBE. Z. Lilental-Weber, Defects in Bulk GaN and Homeopitaxial Layers. C.G. Van de Walle and N.M. Johnson, Hydrogen in III-V Nitrides. W. Gotz and N.M. Johnson, Characterization of Dopants and Deep Level Defects in Gallium Nitride. B. Gil, Stress Effects on Optical Properties. C. Kisielowski, Strain in GaN Thin Films and Heterostructures. J.A. Miragliotta and D.K. Wickenden, Nonlinear Optical Properties of Gallium Nitride. B.K. Meyer, Magnetic Resonance Investigations on Group III-Nitrides. M.S. Shur and M.A. Khan, GaN and AIGaN Ultraviolet Detectors. C.H. Qui and J.I. Pankove, III-V Nitride Based X-Ray Detectors. Subject Index. Contents of Volumes in This Series.


Since its inception in 1966, the series of numbered volumes known as Semiconductors and Semimetals has distinguished itself through the careful selection of well-known authors, editors, and contributors. The "Willardson and Beer" Series, as it is widely known, has succeeded in publishing numerous landmark volumes and chapters. Not only did many of these volumes make an impact at the time of their publication, but they continue to be well-cited years after their original release. Recently, Professor Eicke R. Weber of the University of California at Berkeley joined as a co-editor of the series. Professor Weber, a well-known expert in the field of semiconductor materials, will further contribute to continuing the series' tradition of publishing timely, highly relevant, and long-impacting volumes. Some of the recent volumes, such as Hydrogen in Semiconductors, Imperfections in III/V Materials, Epitaxial Microstructures, High-Speed Heterostructure Devices, Oxygen in Silicon, and others promise indeed that this tradition will be maintained and even expanded.
Reflecting the truly interdisciplinary nature of the field that the series covers, the volumes in Semiconductors and Semimetals have been and will continue to be of great interest to physicists, chemists, materials scientists, and device engineers in modern industry.


Researchers, graduate students and practitioners in materials science (electronic materials field), and electrical engineering (field of electronic devices).


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About the Serial Editors

Robert Willardson

Affiliations and Expertise


Eicke Weber

Affiliations and Expertise

Fraunhofer-Institut für Solare Energiesysteme ISE, Freiburg, Germany

About the Serial Volume Editors

Theodore Moustakas

Affiliations and Expertise

Boston University, Massachusetts, U.S.A.

Jacques Pankove

Affiliations and Expertise

University of Colorado, Boulder, U.S.A.